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The Farm Dog

By: A R Lloyd SIGNED

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Century: 1986

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 007221


First edition of this book by A R Llloyd, inscribed to Claire and signed with small message by A R Lloyd on title page. 188 pages in very bright clean condition, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped but with previos owners address sticker on front inside flap, small water stain to top inside front of wrapper does not show on outside. A very nice example of this book especially with signature SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Form Line of Battle

By: Alexander Kent SIGNED

Price: £120.00

Publisher: New York, G P Putnam's Sons: 1969

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 006699


First American edition of this naval novel in the Richard Bolitho series. 320 pages in bright clean condition just usual very slight light browning to outer edges of pages due to quality of paper used. INSCRIBED by ALEXANDER KENT on half title page With my best wishes Douglas Reeman Alexander Kent 1969. Dustwrapper is very slightly brownedwith a couple of very tiny tears to edges, very small V shape loss to top rear and a little wear to top of spine, not price clipped, ... View more info

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P A to Murder

By: Alfred Tack SIGNED

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, John Long: 1966

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 006212


First edition of this book, 185 pages in clean condition just some light foxing to outer edges of pages. INSCRIBED by ALFRED TACK on front endpaper To my colleague that great public speaker Joe White from Arthur Tack 21/2/66. Dustwrapper is alittle rubbed on edges and some light marking, not price clipped. A nice sound book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Thin Spun Life

By: Anne Hocking

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, John Long Ltd: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005526


Very nice copy of this crime novel, 203 pages in bright clean condition just light foxing spots to outer edges which show very slightly on extreme edges inside. W H Smith ex library label on inside front board no other marks inside or outside of book. Dustwrapper is bright with the lightest of rubbing to edges. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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The Wind in the Wood

By: B B D Watkins Pitchford

Price: £115.00

Publisher: London, Hollis and Carter Ltd: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005204


Beautifully illustrted childrens book, first edition in dustwrapper.143 pages in bright clean condition just some light browning to endpapers, outer boards have a few small patches of light fading to edges and top and bottom of spine. Dustwrapper is rubbed and worn on edges with small losses, some small tears and creases, some light foxing marks and small water stain to top front of wrapper, now protected in clear non adhesive cover. Though not perfect a pleasing copy of... View more info

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The Secret of Superintendent Manning

By: Belton Cobb

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green and Co: 1948

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006972


First edition of this crime novel, 224 pages in very bright clean condition. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are clean, spine lightly faded and small mark to bottom of spine. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Wherever the Fates May Fall

By: Bill Randle

Price: £29.99

Publisher: Bromley UK, Independent Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition First Private Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007692


First edition of this novel of the RAF in the Second World War, privately printed by the author , SIGNED by him on rear of front endpaper, With best wishes Bill Randle. 236 pages in very bright clean condition just some light browning to edges of first and last couple of pages. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, small indentation to spine of wrapper and book, minor blemish. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON R... View more info

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Thunder of Crude

By: Callison, Brian

Price: £14.99

Publisher: London, Collins: 1986

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006258


First edition of this book, 254 pages in clean condition with usual light browning to outer edges due to quality of paper used, small mark to outer edge of pages, not inside. Dustwrapper is very bright and clean, not price clipped, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Gimlet Lends a Hand

By: Capt W E Johns

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Leicester, The Brockhampton Press: 1949

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006862


First edition of this King of the Commandos adventure story by Captain W E Johns of Biggles fame. 189 pages in very bright clean condition, 4 B/w illustrations,all present as listed, dustwrapper is also bright and clean, lightly rubbed and worn on edges with a couple of tiny chips, not price clipped, outer boards are bright with a few light marks. A nice example of this collectable first edition SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Devil and Mary Ann

By: Catherine Cookson

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Macdonald: 1958

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006439


First edition of this book 1958, contains 322 pages plus two pages of adverts in bright clean condition, thin darker strip along the bottom and top edges of the boards. Dustwrapper is a little marked and a few tiny closed tears to rear edges of wrapper, wrapper not price clipped, overall a pleasing example of a collectable first edition SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Gunroom

By: Charles Morgan SIGNED

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black Ltd: 1919

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007107


First edition first issue of this book with n missing from word and on page 78. Book contains 348 pages in bright clean condition just light browning to outer edges of pages and occasional spots inside, some light brown marks on endpapers. SIGNED by CHARLES MORGAN on title page with date 1948.NO dustwrapper, outer boards are faded on spine and along top front edge, small split to top of spine. Old newspaper clipping about Charles Morgan and a blank note page from HotelRe... View more info

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My Name is Legion

By: Charles Morgan SIGNED

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: 1925

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007108


First edition first printing of this book, SIGNED by CHARLES MORGAN on title page with date 1948. Book contains 340 pages plus 4 pages of adverts in overall clean condition just the occasional small foxing spot, some small old brown tape marks to endpapers. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are lightly rubbed on edges, few light marks and spine faded. A pleasing example of this book especially with signature SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Irish Legend

By: Clifford J Hunt

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Virginia USA, The Hunting Box Inc: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007724


Author's first novel, a story set in Ireland about horses and hunting, 206 pages plus 5 page glssary all in very bright clean condition, many B/w illustrations, all present as listed, SIGNED by author on front endpaperBest wishes Cliff Hunt, blanl this book belongs to pasted on inside front board.NO dustwrapper, as issued outer boards are cloth covered boards with illustration. a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Yesterday is Tomorrow

By: Countess Barcynska

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Rich and Cowan: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006136


First edition of this book, 240 pages in clean condition just light foxing spots to outer edges of pages and endpapers browned. Neat date January 1954 on front endpaper in ink. Dustwrapper is a little rubbed and worn on edges, sonme foxing and light marks, some neat repairs with brown paper tape to inside of wrapper not visible from prnted side. A pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Devil's Own Luck

By: Donachie, David SIGNED

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan: 1991

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 005972


First edition of this book, 269 pages in very bright clean condition. Dustwrapper is also bright and clean with just a few light marks, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Scent of Betrayal

By: Donachie, David SIGNED

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan: 1996

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 005979


Very bright clean hardback in dustwrapper, first edition SIGNED by DAVID DONACHIE on title page. 405 pages in bright clean condition, slight slant to spine. Dustwrapper is also bright and clean, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Hanging Tree

By: Dorothy M Johnson

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005570


First edition of this book of short stories, 267 pages in overall clean condition just some browning to endpapers. Dustwrapper is a little dusty and some light marks,light rubbing along edges and very tiny closed tear on top rear edge,slightly browned on spine, not price clipped. A pleasing copy of a collectable book now in clear protective non adhesive sleeve. SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Jim Starling and the Agency

By: E W Hildick

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus: 1958

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 007115


First edition of this juvenile boys story, 186 pages in very bright clean condition just very light browning to outer edges of pages not inside, several illustrations all present. Dustwrapper is a little worn on edges and slightly browned on rear, not price clipped, outer boards have some very light marking. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Merry Dance

By: Eleanor C Price

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Sheldon Press: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005350


First edition of this historical novel, 288 pagesin bright clean condition jus light foxing spots to outer edges of pages, endpapers and first couple of pages. Dustwrapper is worn with small losses and tears on edges, largest loss to top of spine see image, several foxing spots on wrapper and few light marks, still a pleasing wrapper with illustration by R H Brock, now in clear non adhesive protective cover. Though not perfect a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IM... View more info

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Excitements at the Chalet School

By: Elinor Brent Dyer

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, W and R Chambers Ltd: 1957

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006177


First edition, first printing of this book, 224 pages in very bright, clean condition,endpapers are lightly browned with old brown selotape marks from an old clear cover to the wrapper which was held on with selotape, also some selotape markings to inner flaps of wrapper. B/w full page illustration as frontispiece, dustwrapper is bright and clean with some light wear to edges, not price clipped, Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. ... View more info