Tim KC Books http://www.timkcbooks.com First editions and signed books In the City of Love's Sleep by Lavinia Greenlaw http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/In-the-City-of-Love's-Sleep_Lavinia_Greenlaw.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/greenlaw_sleep.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed and dated by the author to the title page Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Wed, 17 Oct 2018 17:22:55 +0000 GMT Feel Free by Nick Laird http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Feel-Free_Nick_Laird.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/laird_free.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author to the title page Fine in fine dustjacket Poetry Wed, 17 Oct 2018 17:21:28 +0000 GMT The Gathering by Anne Enright http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Gathering_Anne_Enright.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/enright_gathering.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Signed by the author Winner of the 2007 Man Booker Prize Literary Fiction Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:35:17 +0000 GMT Everything Under by Daisy Johnson http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Everything-Under_Daisy_Johnson.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/jiohnson_under.jpg'> First edition first printing Shortlisted for the 2018 MAN Booker Prize Signed by the author to the title page Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Tue, 16 Oct 2018 22:04:28 +0000 GMT Hell - Dante's Divine Trilogy Part One Decorated and Englished in Prosaic Verse by Alasdair Gray by Alasdair Gray http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Hell-.dash.-Dante's-Divine-Trilogy-Part-One-Decorated-and-Englished-in-Prosaic-Verse-by--Alasdair-Gray_Alasdair_Gray.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/gray_dante.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Tue, 16 Oct 2018 16:33:06 +0000 GMT Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam by Edward Fitzgerald translates http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Rubaiyat-of-Omar-Khayyam_Edward_Fitzgerald-translates.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/dulac_rubaiyat.jpg'> First edition first printing thus This is an unnumbered copy actually number 0000 from a limited edition of 750 copies though still signed by Edmund Dulac 20 tissueguarded colour plates present Gilt top edge and untrimmed bottom and foredgesGilt decoration to the full vellum slightly solied front board and spine Lacking the original ribbon Nrar fine Literary Fiction Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:22:17 +0000 GMT Living with Buildings - And Walking with Ghosts On Health and Architecture by Iain Sinclair http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Living-with-Buildings-.dash.-And-Walking-with-Ghosts-On-Health-and-Architecture_Iain_Sinclair.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/sinclair_buildings.jpg'> First edition first printing 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Fine in fine dustjacket Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:26:03 +0000 GMT My Katherine Mansfield Project by Kirsty Gunn http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/My-Katherine-Mansfield-Project_Kirsty_Gunn.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/gunn_mansfield.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author Fine small format hardback in cloth boards as published Literary Fiction Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:05:47 +0000 GMT West by Carys Davies http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/West_Carys_Davies.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/davies_west.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author to the title page Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Tue, 16 Oct 2018 13:22:31 +0000 GMT Washington Black by Esi Edugyan http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Washington-Black_Esi_Edugyan.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/edugyan_black.jpg'> First edition first printing Shortisted 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http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Lanark_Alasdair_Gray.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/gray_lanark.jpg'> First edition first printing Near fine with slightly dusty edges to the text block and a small tear to the base of the spine in near fine slightly creased dustjacket Original promotional bookmark laid in Regarded by many as one of the great British books of the twentieth century Literary Fiction Fri, 12 Oct 2018 09:50:08 +0000 GMT The End by Karl Ove Knausgaard http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-End_Karl-Ove_Knausgaard.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/knausgaard_end.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author to the title page Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Thu, 11 Oct 2018 17:44:05 +0000 GMT Running Upon the Wires by Kate Tempest http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Running-Upon-the-Wires_Kate_Tempest.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/tempest_wires.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine paperback original Signed by the author to a tipped in page Poetry Thu, 11 Oct 2018 17:42:06 +0000 GMT Oscar and Lucinda by Peter Carey http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Oscar-and-Lucinda_Peter_Carey.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/carey_oscar.jpg'> First edition first printing of Booker Prize winner Signed and dated 1989 by the author and inscribed to Andrew The usual tanning but otherwise fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Wed, 10 Oct 2018 08:21:48 +0000 GMT The Daylight Gate by Jeanette Winterson http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Daylight-Gate_Jeanette_Winterson.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/winterson_daylight.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Wed, 10 Oct 2018 08:00:45 +0000 GMT The Receuiting Officer by George Farquhar 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Literary Fiction Mon, 08 Oct 2018 16:38:12 +0000 GMT The Cat and the Cuckoo by Ted Hughes http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Cat-and-the-Cuckoo_Ted_Hughes.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/hughes_cat.jpg'> First edition first printing One of 1750 small format hardback copies of poems for children by Ted Hughes illustrated by R J Lloyd This copy has a lengthy note on the front free endpaper explaining the copy was donated Ted Hughes wife Carol in aid of North Tawton Youth Club Poetry Mon, 08 Oct 2018 12:56:25 +0000 GMT Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Lincoln-in-the-Bardo_George_Saunders.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/saunders_bardo.jpg'> First edition first printing Winner of the MAN Booker Prize Signed and dated October 2017 by the author to the title page Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:11:08 +0000 GMT An Ice Cream 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src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/peace_q77.jpg'> First edition first printing thus A reissue of the original Serpents Tail edition Book Two of the Red Riding Quartet Signed by the author Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Sun, 07 Oct 2018 17:24:19 +0000 GMT Four Soldiers by Hubert Mingarelli http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Four-Soldiers_Hubert_Mingarelli.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mingarelli_four.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Tue, 02 Oct 2018 14:56:45 +0000 GMT The Fall at Home - New and Collected Aphorisms by Don Paterson http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Fall-at-Home-.dash.-New-and-Collected-Aphorisms_Don_Paterson.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/paterson_fall.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Poetry Tue, 02 Oct 2018 14:53:25 +0000 GMT The Cement Garden by Ian McEwan 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by Lavinia Greenlaw http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/In-the-City-of-Love's-Sleep_Lavinia_Greenlaw.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/greenlaw_city.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed and dated by the author to the title page Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Sat, 29 Sep 2018 08:45:31 +0000 GMT The Mars Room by Rachel Kushner http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Mars-Room_Rachel_Kushner.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/kushner_mars.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Signed by the author to the title page Shortlisted for the 2018 MAN Booker Prize Literary Fiction Fri, 28 Sep 2018 14:38:31 +0000 GMT Crudo by Olivia Laing http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Crudo_Olivia_Laing.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/laing_crudo.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author to the title page Shortlisted for the Goldsmith Prize Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Thu, 27 Sep 2018 08:37:35 +0000 GMT In Our Mad and Furious City by Guy GunaratneA http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/In-Our-Mad-and-Furious-City_Guy_GunaratneA.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/gunaratne_mad.jpg'> First edition first printing Longlisted for the 2018 MAN Booker Prize Signed and dated by the author Shortlisted for the Goldsmith Prize Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Thu, 27 Sep 2018 08:37:08 +0000 GMT