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.

Against Memoir

Michelle Tea

From the publisher:

A queer countercultural icon opens up about all things artistic, radical and romantic. Winner of the PEN American Center essay prize.

Ayoade On Top

Richard Ayoade

From the publisher:

At last, the definitive book about perhaps the best cabin crew dramedy ever filmed: View From the Top starring Gwyneth Paltrow. In Ayoade on Top, Richard Ayoade, perhaps one ...

Who am I, again?

Lenny Henry

From the publisher:

Who am I, again?’ Riotous, warm-hearted and revealing, and told with Lenny’s trademark energy – expect recipes, comic strips, and tips for aspiring comedians – Who ...

The Films That Made Me...

Peter Bradshaw

From the publisher:

‘Like a pizza delivery driver who travels everywhere by moped, or a volcanologist who keeps turning the central heating up, I’m a film critic who loves going to the ...

The Private Life of Lord Byron

Antony Peattie

From the publisher:

Featuring cover artwork and endpapers from the late Howard Hodgkin, this intimate biography of Lord Byron is the first book to explore the poet’s eating disorder and ...

To Calais, In Ordinary Time

James Meek

From the publisher:

The new novel about home, belonging, love, courage and identity, set in the fourteenth century, from the Booker-longlisted author of The People’s Act of Love

I Am Sovereign

Nicola Barker

From the publisher:

__________________________________________ ‘One of the funniest, most finely achieved comic novels, even by her own standard ... I think it’s a masterpiece.’ ALI SMITH ...

The Man Who Saw Everything

Deborah Levy

From the publisher:

LONGLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE 2019 ‘An utterly beguiling fever dream of a novel... Its sheer technical bravura places it head and shoulder above pretty much everything ...

Platform Seven

Louise Doughty

From the publisher:

As he sits on the metal bench at the far end of the platform it is clear his choice is strategic – he’s as far away from the night staff as he can get. What the man ...

Magical Negro

Morgan Parker

From the publisher:

New collection of poems by Morgan Parker, author of There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyonce: ‘This is a marvelous book. See for yourself. Morgan Parker is a fearlessly ...

Surge

Jay Bernard

From the publisher:

Winner of the Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry 2018Jay Bernard’s extraordinary debut is a fearlessly original exploration of the black British archive: an enquiry ...

This Brutal House

Niven Govinden

From the publisher:

A timely queer protest novel set in the drag ball community of New York City, from a Green Carnation Prize-shortlisted author

Lord of All the Dead

Javier Cercas, translated by Anne McLean

From the publisher:

Lord of All the Dead is a courageous journey into Javier Cercas’ family history and that of a country collapsing from a fratricidal war.

Sandettie Light Vessel Automatic

Simon Armitage

From the publisher:

Over the course of several years, Simon Armitage has written hundreds of poems for various projects, commissions, collaborations and events, which stand outside of his ...

To Throw Away Unopened

Viv Albertine

From the publisher:

To Throw Away Unopened is a fearless dissection of one woman’s obsession with the truth – the truth about family, power, and her identity as a rebel and outsider.

Devotion

Madeline Stevens

From the publisher:

Ella Crawford is 26, lonely, and so broke that she seduces strange men when she suspects they’ll buy her dinner. Ella is mesmerised by Lonnie’s girlish affection and ...

Doxology

Nell Zink

From the publisher:

Two generations of an American family come of age – one before 9/11, one after – in this moving and original novel from the “intellectually restless, uniquely funny” ...

The Confession

Jessie Burton

From the publisher:

The powerful, moving and suspenseful new novel from the million-copy bestselling author of The Miniaturist and The Muse.

Patsy

Nicole Dennis-Benn

From the publisher:

From award-winning novelist Nicole Dennis-Benn comes this beautifully layered portrait of motherhood, immigration and sacrifice