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A Kentucky Cardinal and Aftermath

By: Allen, James Lane

Price: £11.50

Publisher: Macmillan & Co: 1901

Seller ID: 233185

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, pictorial green cloth richly gilt, all edges gilt, lightly rubbed to some extremities, rear hinge starting but sewing tight, foxing confined to endpapers, b&w illustrations throughout, 286pp View more info

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Heavy Water And Other Stories

By: Amis, Martin

Price: £6.85

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 224680

ISBN: 0224051261

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, top leading corners very slightly knocked at tips else a very good tightly bound copy in like dust wrapper, the text remains unmarked, 231pp View more info

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The Tree of Noah

By: Askew, Reginald

Price: £6.65

Publisher: Geoffrey Bles: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 217728

ISBN: 0713802979

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, 8" x 5.252, a very good tightly bound copy in a well preserved pictorial dust wrapper that has a tear to front with paper repair to verso, text unmarked and clean, illustrated jacket by Eric Fraser, 126pp View more info

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One Step in the Clouds : An omnibus of Mountaineering Novels and Short Stories

By: Audrey Salkeld & Rosie Smith (compilers)

Price: £9.45

Publisher: Diadem Books: 1990

Seller ID: 222923

ISBN: 0906371929

Condition: Very Good


hardback, thick octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper that is now protected in a non-adhesive archival film sleeve, 1056pp View more info

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Hunted and Harried - a tale of the Scottish Covenanters

By: Ballantyne, R M

Price: £16.95

Publisher: James Nisbet & Co: 1892

Seller ID: 233182

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, undated but between 1892 and 1897, pictorial brown cloth, scattered foxing, brief dated gift inscription to a previous owner, name stamp of same to front endpapers and to rear board, the binding is tight, b&w illustrations, 195pp + catalogue bound to rear View more info

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Adventure Stories from the Strand

By: Beare, Geraldine

Price: £8.65

Publisher: Folio Society: 1995

Seller ID: 193456

Condition: Very Good


hardback, pictorial green cloth lettered black on gilt to spine, b&w illustrations, no jacket issued, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good gold coloured slipcase, 329pp View more info

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Adventure Stories From the Strand

By: Beare, Geraldine (compiler)

Price: £8.65

Publisher: Folio Society: 1995

Seller ID: 215303

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, pictorial green cloth lettered black on gilt to a slightly faded spine, a very good tightly bound & clean copy in original gold paper covered slipcase, dust wrapper not called for in this edition, b&w illustrations, 329pp View more info

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Short Stories from the 'Strand'

By: Beare, Geraldine (compiler)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Folio Society: 1992

Seller ID: 177604

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, pictorial grey cloth lettered black to spine, no wrapper issued, a very good copy in a lightly rubbed slipcase that has a small dent to bottom edge, 318pp View more info

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Adventure Stories From the Strand

By: Beare, Geraldine (compiler)

Price: £8.65

Publisher: Folio Society: 1995

Seller ID: 189399

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, pictorial green cloth lettered black on gilt to a slightly faded spine, a very good tightly bound & clean copy in a lightly scuffed original slipcase, no jacket issued, b&w illustrations, 329pp View more info

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Short Stories from the 'Strand'

By: Beare, Geraldine (compiler)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Folio Society: 1992

Seller ID: 221238

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, pictorial grey cloth lettered black to spine, no wrapper issued, light binders crease to spine else a very good copy in a slightly rubbed slipcase, 318pp View more info

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Adventure Stories From the Strand

By: Beare, Geraldine (compiler)

Price: £8.65

Publisher: Folio Society: 1995

Seller ID: 224305

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, pictorial green cloth lettered black on gilt to a slightly faded spine, a very good tightly bound & clean copy in a lightly shelf marked slipcase, no jacket issued, b&w illustrations, 329pp View more info

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Smut : Two Unseemly Stories

By: Bennett, Alan

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Profile Books: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 184237

ISBN: 1846685257

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, first edition, a near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket, 180pp View more info

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Smut : Two Unseemly Stories

By: Bennett, Alan

Price: £4.95

Publisher: Profile Books: 2011

Seller ID: 229344

ISBN: 1846685257

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, a near fine tightly bound copy in a near fine pictorial dust wrapper, 180pp View more info

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Finbar's Hotel

By: Bolger, Dermot (editor)

Price: £7.85

Publisher: Picador: 2000

Seller ID: 227524

ISBN: 0330397621

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, the text remains unmarked and clean, 273pp View more info

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Cuts

By: Bradbury, Malcolm

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 216872

ISBN: 0091682800

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, dated signature of a previous owner, text unmarked and clean, 104pp View more info

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Stories

By: Buchan, John

Price: £8.65

Publisher: Folio Society: 2008

Seller ID: 215483

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, pictorial grey cloth lettered white to spine, dust wrapper not called for with this edition, a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, housed in a well preserved red paper covered slipcase, colour frontis, b&w illustrations, 358pp View more info

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Stories

By: Buchan, John

Price: £8.65

Publisher: Folio Society: 2008

Seller ID: 218927

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, pictorial grey cloth lettered white to spine, dust wrapper not called for with this edition, a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, housed in a well preserved red paper covered slipcase, colour frontis, b&w illustrations, 358pp View more info

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The Thirty-Nine Steps (Chatto Adventure Library)

By: Buchan, John

Price: £5.85

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1985

Seller ID: 224435

ISBN: 0701130083

Condition: Good


hardback, large octavo, pictorial blue cloth lettered blue and gilt, dust wrapper not called for, a water stain at bottom corner of rear board make this 'good' but o/w a tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, illustrate din colour and b&w by Philip Hood, 140pp View more info

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Stories

By: Caldwell, Erskine

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Franklin Library: 1980

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 215010

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, 8vo, limited edition, bound in brown leather and blocked with an elaborate design in gilt, dust wrapper not called for in this edition, all edges gilt, brown silk moire endpapers and ribbon marker still in original folded position, a near fine tightly bound clean and unmarked copy, 313pp View more info

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The Secret Aerodrome

By: Charlton, Air Commodore L E O

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1933

Seller ID: 233366

Condition: Good


hardback, thick octavo, green cloth lettered black, faded patch at foot of upper board and to bottom corner of rear board possibly caused by water stain, top closed page edges part faded. A tightly bound copy, gift inscription to a previous owner else the text is unmarked and clean, colour frontis, b&w illustrations. The price clipped pictorial dust wrapper, is creased and chipped and lightly stained at bottom edge, now protected in a non-adhesive archival film sleeve, 288pp. Uncommon in the dust wrapper. View more info

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A Dartmoor Galahad

By: Chase, Beatrice

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Longman's Green & Co: 1923

Seller ID: 171831

Condition: Very Good


hardback, green cloth lettered black to spine, light foxing to edges and scattered throughout first part, 240pp View more info

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The Duel and Other Stories (Penguin Classics)

By: Chekhov, Anton

Price: £4.85

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1984

Seller ID: 223638

ISBN: 0140444157

Condition: Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, paper age-toned else a very good tightly bound copy, text clean and unmarked, 245pp View more info

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The Father Brown Stories, [volume One]

By: Chesterton,G K

Price: £8.95

Publisher: Folio Society: 1996

Seller ID: 233324

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, octavo, pictorial mauve cloth lettered gilt to spine, the first volume of two in the Folio edition, dust wrapper not called for, a near fine tightly bound copy in a well preserved slipcase, b&w illustrations, 358pp View more info

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The Father Brown Stories, [volume One]

By: Chesterton,G K

Price: £8.95

Publisher: Folio Society: 1996

Seller ID: 231748

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, pictorial mauve cloth lettered gilt to spine, the first volume of two in the Folio edition, dust wrapper not called for, a very good tightly bound copy in a well preserved slipcase, b&w illustrations, 358pp View more info

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Maggie : A Girl of the Streets and Selected Stories

By: Crane, Stephen

Price: £23.50

Publisher: Franklin Library: 1983

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 215022

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, limited edition, bound in brown grained leather and blocked with an elaborate design in gilt, dust wrapper not called for in this edition, all edges gilt, apricot silk moire endpapers and ribbon marker still in original folded position, very small scratches to gilt edging o/w a very good bound clean and unmarked copy, 436pp View more info

Image for Pictures of War

Pictures of War

By: Crane, Stephen

Price: £80.00

Publisher: William Heinemann: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 198561

Condition: Good


hardback, 8vo, khaki coloured cloth lettered black and red, cloth discoloured, small stain to rear board, rubbed at extremities and lower joint starting, binding remains tight, small stamp of a hotel lightly to upper board, Contents page, rear endpapers and one or two margins, of course a scarce title in any condition, dated signature of original owner at head ot title page, xxiv & 344pp & publisher list to rear View more info

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Sweepstake Colt

By: Dent, Cecil

Price: £12.00

Publisher: John Hamilton: 1940

Seller ID: 184223

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good copy in a chipped dust jacket, undated but published in 1940, 256pp View more info

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The Deporteees and Other Stories

By: Doyle, Roddy

Price: £9.85

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 227522

ISBN: 022408061X

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very well preserved pictorial dust wrapper that is now protected in a non-adhesive archival film sleeve, 242pp View more info

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The Collected Brigadier Gerard Stories

By: Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Hearthstone Publications: 1995

Seller ID: 189977

ISBN: 0952047179

Condition: Very Good


paperback, card covers, faded to spine, a very good tightly bound & clean copy, 399pp View more info

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The Best Short Stories

By: Dreiser, Theodore

Price: £21.65

Publisher: Franklin Library: 1980

Seller ID: 213300

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, 8vo, bound in full burgundy leather and blocked with a design in gilt and lettered in gilt to spine, all edges gilt, deep red silk moire endpapers, a near fine tightly bound copy with an unmarked and clean text, ribbon marker still in original folded position, Limited edition series, illustrated, 364pp. View more info