Signed Editions - Only In Bury Place

Thanks to our prestigious series of events and our excellent location, we get a lot of famous authors dropping by. The result is a constantly changing selection of highly-collectible signed first editions. Below you'll find a selection of what we have.

These titles are only available in person from the Bookshop – click 'Reserve Instore' by an individual title, or click the button below to use our contact form (please specify you would like a signed copy). Or you can contact us by phone (020 7269 9030) or email (books@lrbshop.co.uk) to reserve a copy. Payment should be made either in person at the shop, or by telephone.

Paradise City

Joe Thomas

From the publisher:

An atmospheric, compelling and beautifully written crime debut, set in contemporary Brazil.

£14.99

Bright Air Black

David Vann

From the publisher:

Takes us to 13th century BC to give a nuanced and electric portrait of the life of one of ancient mythology’s fascinating and notorious women, Medea. This guide brings us ...

The Sad Part Was

Prabda Yoon, translated by Mui Poopoksakul

In these witty, postmodern stories, Yoon riffs on pop culture, experiments with punctuation, flirts with sci-fi and, in a metafictional twist, mocks his own position as omnipotent author. Highly ...

Flights

Olga Tokarczuk

From the publisher:

FLIGHTS, which was awarded Poland’s biggest literary prize in 2008, is a novel about travel in the twenty-first century and human anatomy. Olga Tokarczuk perfectly ...

A Natural

Ross Raisin

From the publisher:

Tom has always known exactly the person he is going to be. A successful footballer. A man others look up to. Now, though, the bright future he imagined for himself is ...

£14.99

4 3 2 1

Paul Auster

J. Robert Lennon writes:

Paul Auster’s new novel, 4321, is a lightly edited two-inch-thick Bildungsroman divided into four timelines, each a possible iteration of a single character’s life. ...

£20.00

Bad Dreams and Other Stories

Tessa Hadley

From the publisher:

Features short stories, in which two sisters quarrel over an inheritance and a new baby; a child awake in the night explores the familiar rooms of her home, strange in the ...

£16.99

Days Without End

Sebastian Barry

From the publisher:

After signing up for the US army in the 1850s, barely seventeen, Thomas McNulty and his brother-in-arms, John Cole, fight in the Indian Wars and the Civil War. Having both ...

Nocilla Dream

Agustin Fernandez Mallo, translated by Thomas Bunstead

From the publisher:

Hailed as one of the most daring experiments in Spanish literature of recent years, and full of references to indie cinema, collage, conceptual art, practical architecture, ...

£12.99

Nocilla Experience

Agustin Fernandez Mallo, translated by Thomas Bunstead

From the publisher:

NOCILLA EXPERIENCE in the second volume in the celebrated Nocilla trilogy by Agustin Fernandez Mallo, which brought about an important shift in contemporary Spanish writing ...

£12.99

Keeping on Keeping on

Alan Bennett

From the publisher:

‘I seem to have banged on this year rather more than usual. I make no apology for that, nor am I nervous that it will it make a jot of difference. I shall still be thought ...

£25.00

The Good People

Hannah Kent

From the publisher:

County Kerry, Ireland, 1825. NORA, bereft after the sudden death of her beloved husband, finds herself alone and caring for her young grandson Micheal. Micheal cannot speak ...

£14.99

Nutshell

Ian McEwan

Adam Mars-Jones writes:

In Key Largo Humphrey Bogart’s character tells a child a ‘fairy tale’, incongruously (in this film noir context) passing on the Jewish folk myth that the baby in ...

£16.99

Measures of Expatriation

Vahni Capildeo

John recommends:

Shortlisted for the T. S. Eliot prize, the sixth full collection by Vahni Capildeo is a charged and bracing act of reclamation: 'our pack of languages, fluid as hounds / all ready:'

Christodora

Tim Murphy

Adam Mars-Jones writes:

The Christodora of Tim Murphy’s novel is a New York apartment building, ‘handsomely simple’, built on the corner of Avenue B and 9th Street in the 1920s. By the ...

£16.99