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.

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Helen Charman

From the publisher:

'[W]ild, bright, precise . . . reckless yet controlled, strange but lucid, and completely deliberate in its impact.'

Rebecca Perry

My Year of Rest and Relaxation

Ottessa Moshfegh

From the publisher:

A shocking, hilarious and strangely tender novel about a young woman’s experiment in narcotic hibernation, aided and abetted by one of the worst psychiatrists in the annals ...

Allelujah!

Alan Bennett

From the publisher:

  • What were you in life? – In life, as you put it, I was a schoolmaster. The Beth, an old fashioned cradle-to-grave hospital serving a town on the edge of the Pennines, is ...

H(A)PPY

Nicola Barker

From the publisher:

Imagine a perfect world where everything is known, where everything is open, where there can be no doubt, no hatred, no poverty, no greed. Imagine a System which both ...

On Michael Jackson

Margo Jefferson

From the publisher:

Michael Jackson: provocateur, icon, enigma. Who was he, really? And how does his spectacular rise, his catastrophic fall, reflect upon those who made him, those who broke ...

Us

Zaffar Kunial

From the publisher:

Yet his territory extends much further afield than those of the past – through Kashmir, where his father was born and now lives, to the Midlands of his mother’s birth, ...

Emerald

Ruth Padel

From the publisher:

`Here in deep earth, the blackblossom of mourning still sifting within meI remembered that emerald was my birthstone ...’Prize-winning poet Ruth Padel’s heartfelt new ...

A Short Affair

Simon Oldfield

From the publisher:

An unusual short story collection, pairing together established, highly acclaimed authors with talented new writers whom they admire, curated by the co-founder of Pin Drop.

Testament

Kim Sherwood

From the publisher:

A prize-winning novel following a young woman uncovering the truth about her family’s past in the Hungarian Holocaust.

Isn’t Forever

Amy Key

From the publisher:

Second collection by popular London poet previously published by Salt. `One of my favourite poets writing today. Her delicate, dexterous writing belies the raw truths she ...

Fondue

A. K. Blakemore

From the publisher:

‘A dazzling and immensely readable collection. These are poems of erotic tenderness and longing, of rarely straightforward dispatches from the world where it is the job of ...

Home Fire

Kamila Shamsie

From the publisher:

WINNER OF THE WOMEN’S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2018 SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA NOVEL AWARD 2017 LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2017 A GUARDIAN BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 AN ...

Known and Strange Things

Teju Cole

From the publisher:

A collection of essays from the award-winning author of Open City and Every Day Is for the Thief. It comes with pieces on politics, photography, travel, history and ...

Rather His Own Man

Geoffrey Robertson QC

From the publisher:

In this witty, engrossing and sometimes poignant memoir, a sequel to his best-selling The Justice Game, Geoffrey Robertson charts his progress from pimply state schoolboy to ...

Brother in Ice

Alicia Kopf

From the publisher:

This hybrid novel uses the stories of polar exploration to make sense of the protagonist’s own concerns as she comes of age as an artist, a daughter, and a sister to an ...

The Singing Glacier

Helen Mort

From the publisher:

In August 2016, poet Helen Mort, along with composer William Carslake, travelled to south-eastern Greenland to cross the remote glaciers and climb mountains near Sermiligaaq ...

Soho

Richard Scott

From the publisher:

In this intimate and vital debut, Richard Scott creates an uncompromising portrait of love and gay shame.