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Gibbon, Lewis Grassic.

By: A Scots Quair.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Jarrolds: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005493


Hardback in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, price-clipped, otherwise also in Very Good condition. In an archival dustwrapper. With pp 144. Classic novel. View more info

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Acrostics in Prose and Verse.

By: A.E.H.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Bosworth: 1867

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 004518


Small hardcover (15x10cm approx), cloth covered boards with gilt titles, all edges gilt, some shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Third edition, pp 280. View more info

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Springs in the Sea.

By: Adair, Elizabeth.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Herald Press: 1994

Seller ID: 004931


Softcover with some rubbing and slight shelf wear, otherwise Very Good. Signed by the Author, with dedication. First edition. pp119, b & w illustrations. View more info

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Games at Twilight: And Other Stories.

By: Anita Desai.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1983

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005082


Softcover, bumped, otherwise in Very Good condition. Eleven short stories by Anita Desai, set in India. View more info

The Dressmaker

By: Bainbridge, Beryl.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005906


Hardcover in brown cloth covered boards with gilt titles to spine, some very light foxing to edges of text block but otherwise in Fine condition, unclipped dustwrapper some extremely minor shelfwear but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp 152. View more info

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Wuthering Heights & Agnes Grey

By: Bell, Ellis (Emily Bronte), Bell, Acton (Anne Bronte)

Price: £400.00

Publisher: W. Nicholson & Sons: 0

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 004739


Hardcover in publisher's original green cloth with blind stamped floral pattern to front cover and blind stamped floral motif to rear; gilt title to front cover and spine; some slight rubbing and shelfwear to cloth, new end papers sympathetically bound in; some slight browning to pages and text block but otherwise in Very Good and tight condition. New edition published after the death of Emily Bronte in 1848 and Anne in 1849, pp 388 plus 12 pages of publisher's advertise... View more info

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A Quiet Life

By: Beryl Bainbridge

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005911


Hardcover in black cloth with gilt titles in Fine condition, unclipped dustwrapper with some very minor shelfwear but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp 156. View more info

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This Son of Vulcan.

By: Besant, Walter & Rice, James.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 0

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 004731


Hardcover in original quarter leather binding and cloth reinforced corners with marbled paper covered boards, some damage to edge of spine possibly from worm, light wear to head and foot of spine, previous owners bookplate on front end paper "Colonel T. Innes of Learney" but otherwise in Very Good condition. "New Edition" c. late 1800s, pp 392. "This Son of Vulcan. By the authors of Ready-Money Mortiboy. With James Rice." View more info

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Kai Lung Unrolls His Mat.

By: Bramah, Ernest.

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Richards Press Ltd.: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005339


Hardcover dark orange cloth covered boards, some light shelfwear to bottom of spine but otherwise Very Good, priceclipped dustwrapper with some small missing chips to top and bottom of spine and folds, rear cover marked, small closed tears internally repaired and enclosed in a clear archival wrap and otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 344. View more info

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Ayesha, My Queendom Come

By: Brinckman, John

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Trafford Publishing: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004417


Fine half leather binding with cloth covered boards, gilt titles to spine with two raised bands, top edge gilt, marbled end papers, name label on end paper. First edition, Signed and inscribed by author to his brother whom the book is dedicated to (Roddy Brinckman), includes a number of letters between the author and his brother regarding the publication and editing of the book, pp 314. View more info

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Sally's Summer Term.

By: Bruse, Dorita Fairlie.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Blackie: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005536


Hardback in Very Good condition, complete with dustwrapper, some shelf wear, otherwise also in Very Good condition. Illustrated by Joan Thompson. First edition, 1961, pp224. Children's novel View more info

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The Dumb House

By: Burnside, John.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Random House UK: 1997

Edition: Proof Copy

Seller ID: 005698


Card covers, some light shelfwear and marking but otherwise in Very Good condition. Uncorrected Proof of First Edition, pp 198. View more info

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No Man's Meat.

By: Callaghan, Morley.

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Paris, Edward W. Titus: 1931

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004501


Hardcover in original quarter buckram binding with pink paper over boards and title label in Fine condition, original glassine wrapper slightly browned but otherwise Very Good, contained in a folding buckram box with leather label with gilt title made by the previous owner. Limited edition of 525 [456], signed and inscribed by author on ffep, signed by author on colophon, pp 42. Scarce Signed limited edition by Canadian author Morley Callaghan. View more info

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Spider Web.

By: Campbell, Alice.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005678


Card covers with paper wraps, covers in Very Good condition with some very minor shelfwear to head and foot of spine, previous owners name on half title page, dustwrapper with some missing chips to head and foot of spine, flaps loose but internally repaired now enclosed in a clear archival wrap and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp 310, publication list to rear. Very Scarce in Dustwrapper. View more info

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Biggles at World's End.

By: Capt. W.E. Johns.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Children's Book Club: 1959

Seller ID: 005743


Hardback in Very Good condition, unclipped dustwrapper with some light shelfwear to head and foot of spine an hinges but otherwise in Very Good condition, in an archival wrapper. With colour illustrations by Leslie Stead. Children's Book Club edition 1959. With pp182. View more info

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Biggles and the Leopards of Zinn.

By: Capt. W.E. Johns.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Children's Book Club: 1960

Seller ID: 005744


Hardback in Very Good condition, with unclipped dust wrapper, with small chip missing at base of front hinge, otherwise also in Very Good condition, in an archival wrapper. With colour illustrations by Leslie Stead. Children's Book Club edition 1960, pp184. View more info

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A Vista

By: Crichton, John

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 1921

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005797


Grey paper covered boards with title label on front board and spine, some rubbing and light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, Inscription to a previous owner on fep "To Miss Margaret Southam with compliments of the Author Nov 17/21", pp 85. View more info

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Chronicles Of Kenya.

By: Davis, A & Robertson, H.J.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cecil Palmer, 1928.: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 954


Hardback, in Very Good condition, front end paper clipped and some foxing. First edition, pp 311. Parodies of life and politics in Kenya. View more info

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Ourika: Translated into English with an Introduction and Epilogue by John Fowles.

By: De Durfort, Claire & Fowles, John (translator)

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Austin, W. Thomas Taylor: 1977

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Editor

Seller ID: 004482


Hardcover in quarter blue Morocco with gilt ruling and titles to spine, marbled paper over boards, some small scratches to marbled paper but otherwise in Near Fine condition. Limited edition of 500 copies, Signed by translator John Fowles on p64, pp 65. Ourika is a story based on the life of a woman who was purchased as a child (in or around 1786) by the Chevalier de Boufflers, the colonial administrator of Senegal, and given as a gift to the de Beauvau family. View more info

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The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, Two Volumes in One.

By: Defoe, Daniel.

Price: £300.00

Publisher: John Stockdale: 1804

Seller ID: 004509


Hardcover rebound professionally in newer dark blue half leather with light blue cloth over boards, newer marbled end papers and prelims, original marbled text block, spine and edges rubbed worn and faded, but otherwise in Very Good condition. 1804 edition, pp 405, 446, 18 illustrations including a frontispiece for each volume, a vignette on each title page and 14 plates including one that isn't included in the list of plates. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1K... View more info