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A Dance to the Music of Time. 12 Volumes.

By: Powell, Anthony.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Fontana, 1977


12 Volumes in two slipcases. Slipcases with some discolouration to top but otherwise in Very Good condition, books have some creasing to spines but are otherwise in Very Good condition. A Question of Upbringing, A Buyer's Market, The Acceptance World, At Lady Molly's, Casanova's Chinese Restaurant, The Kindly Ones, The Valley of Bones, The Soldier's Art, The Military Philosophers, Books Do Furnish A Room, Temporary Kings, Hearing Secret Harmonies. View more info

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A Rock Solid.

By: Lent, John.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Dreadnought, 1978

Edition: Limited Edition


Folded card covers in an illustrated card slipcase, 8 loose folded stanzas, some very light shelfwear to slipcase but otherwise in Near Fine condition. Limited edition of 100, unpaginated but 8 loose folded stanzas in a tri-folded card wrap contained in a slipcase. From Wikipedia: A Rock Solid plays off the various senses of the term rock: geological, musical, and etymological, with emphasis on its derivation from the Old High German rucken: "to cause to move".... 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


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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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: An 1865 Printing Re-Described

By: Schiller, Justin G.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Battledore Ltd, 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Colourfully decorated paper over boards (made to resemble an early edition of Alice in Wonderland), previous owners name plate on front end paper, Fine condition. First edition, Signed by Author at bottom of acknowledgments page and again on the final page with a dedication, also includes a letter concerning author and "Alice's grand-daughter, pp 109, profusely illustrated. 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)


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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Blott on the Landscape.

By: Sharpe, Tom.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1975

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover with dark grey cloth covered boards with gilt titles to spine, some slight browning to edge of text block and "Tillypronie 1975" written neatly in blue ink on front end paper but otherwise in Near Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear to head and foot of spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, from the library of Tillypronie Estate, Aberdeenshire and noted as such on front end paper, pp 233. View more info

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Carmina Sapphica.

By: Quinti Horati Flacci.

Price: £1,500.00

Publisher: Anne & David Bromer, (The Ashenden Press), 1984

Edition: Facsimile Edition


35x25mm in a 17x11cm case. Miniature. Full russet Morocco, single gilt rule surround to upper and lower covers, spine gilt lettered with raised bands and gilt ruled compartments, all edges gilt, laid into a compartment in a russet cloth folding case with gilt ruled and lettered russet morocco back, together with its prospectus in a dark brown cloth folder with morocco label, Mint condition. An edition of 150 copies [54], pp 46. The Ashendene Press 'Queen's Dolls' House ... View more info

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Dark Days (Skulduggery Pleasant)

By: Landy, Derek

Price: £20.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books, 2010

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Fine condition with unclipped dustwrapper in Near Fine condition. First edition. It's the fourth Skulduggery Pleasant adventure! only Skulduggery Pleasant himself is lost on the other side of a portal, with only some evil gods for company. Can he possible survive? (Yes, all right, he's already dead. But still.) What can we say, without giving too much away? Not much, is the answer. But what we CAN say is that this book is hilarious, it's tense, and it's pa... View more info

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Diamonds Don't Burn.

By: Walker, Gertrude.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: ., Herbert Jenkins, 1955

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with slightly shelfworn unclipped dustwrapper, some small chips missing from head and foot of spine and small creases but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 191. VERY SCARCE 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)


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

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Hetty Dorval

By: Wilson, Ethel.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Alcuin Society, 1967

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover in original green cloth over boards with illustrations and titles, Fine condition. Limited edition of 375 [261], signed by author, typographer an illustrator, pp 169, green ink illustrations. 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


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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Memento Mori.

By: Spark, Muriel.

Price: £550.00

Publisher: MacMillan & Co. Ltd., 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover blue cloth covered boards, gilt titles to spine, spine and boards lightly sunned with some slight edgewear, unclipped dustwrapper chipped at hinges and head and foot of spine, internally repaired and enclosed in a protective archival wrap. First edition, pp 246. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. VERY SCARCE. View more info

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Missing You

By: Harlan Coben

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Orion, 2014

Edition: 1st Edition


Novel, Signed by the author. First edition. 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)


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