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An English Murder. CYRIL HARE.
An English Murder

London: Faber & Faber, (1951). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Fine. Original red cloth, lettered in gilt to the spine. Previous owner signature to the front free endpaper, else fine. In the complete and quite lovely dust jacket designed by Edward Ardizzone. A small gathering of friends and relatives in an English Manor House over the Christmas Holiday. Then... READ MORE
Price: $300.00
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Ghostly Tales To Be Told. A Collection of Stories From the Great Masters. BASIL DAVENPORT.
Ghostly Tales To Be Told. A Collection of Stories From the Great Masters

London: Faber & Faber, (1952). First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Original red cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Collects sixteen stories from such authors as Algernon Blackwood, W.W. Jacobs and Charles Dickens. A very clean, bright and pleasing copy. The jacket is not price-clipped. READ MORE
Price: $75.00
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The Porcupine Twins. JANE TOMPKINS.
The Porcupine Twins

London: Frederick Warne and Company, (1959). First UK edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. A lovely copy of this classic children's tale, illustrated by Kurt Wiess. Some minor rubbing to the jacket at the spine hinges. Price-clipped, else fine. READ MORE
Price: $45.00
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Johnny Tremain. ESTHER FORBES.
Johnny Tremain

London: Chatto & Windus, (1944). First UK edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. A beautiful copy of this classic tale. Set in Boston in the early days of the American Revolution, young Johnny Tremain, apprentice to Paul Revere as a silversmith's assistant. Yes, of course the American Houghton Mifflin copy is the true first and the one most people would want... READ MORE
Price: $150.00
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Manchester Fourteen Miles. MARGARET PENN.
Manchester Fourteen Miles

Cambridge: University Press, 1947. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. A very clean, bright and attractive copy of this charming tale of life in a Lancashire village. READ MORE
Price: $50.00
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For This Alone And Other Poems. R. P. L. MOGG.
For This Alone And Other Poems

Oxford: Basil Blackwood, 1944. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. From the rear panel - "Sgt. R. P. L. Mogg, havung left journalism to join the R.A.F., was shot down over Germany and taken prisoner early in the war. The world of letters is the gainer, for in captivity he has discovered in himself a poetic gift of... READ MORE
Price: $75.00
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Pierre Of Normandy. PAUL TABORI.
Pierre Of Normandy

London: Sylvan Press, (1944). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Very Good. A slender illustrated children's story of a young French boy who assists the Allied soldiers after the D-Day landings. Some minor wear to the spine edges. A very attractive copy. READ MORE
Price: $30.00
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Studies In Medieval & Renaissance Literature. C. S. LEWIS.
Studies In Medieval & Renaissance Literature

Cambridge: University Press, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. A very clean, bright and pleasing copy of this first edition. READ MORE
Price: $95.00
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The Tea-House Of The August Moon. VERN SNEIDER.
The Tea-House Of The August Moon

London: MacMillian & Co. 1952. First UK edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. A very clean, bright and attractive copy of this classic work. First a play on Broadway, a novel, and finally a motion picture starring Glenn Ford and Marlon Brando. A comic yet critical look at the American occupation of Okinawa after World War II. A lovely... READ MORE
Price: $45.00
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The Classic. FRANK KERMODE.
The Classic

London: Faber & Faber, (1975). First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. A very clean, bright and pleasing copy of this excellent work of literary criticism. Kermode takes up the same question asked by T. S. Eliot decades earlier - What is a Classic? READ MORE
Price: $50.00
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Through Lands Of The Bible. H. V. MORTON.
Through Lands Of The Bible

London: Methuen & Co. (1938). First edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Original black cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine. In a complete, bright, and very attractive dust jacket. Illustrated map endpapers. Extensively illustrated with photographs throughout. Some foxing to the edges. Previous owner signature to blank. READ MORE
Price: $35.00
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Edward Gibbon 1737 - 1794. D. M. LOW.
Edward Gibbon 1737 - 1794

London: Chatto & Windus, 1937. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Original red cloth lettered and decorated in black at the spine. In a very clean, bright and attractive dust jacket designed by T. Ritchie. The jacket is price-clipped, else fine. READ MORE
Price: $150.00
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Checkmate. SYDNEY HORLER.
Checkmate

London: Hodder & Stoughton, (1930). First edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Original canary cloth lettered in black with decoration in black and red. In a complete and very nice dust jacket designed by Hastain. The jacket shows some minor rubbing along the edges but overall remains bright and very pleasing. READ MORE
Price: $250.00
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Miracles. C. S. LEWIS.
Miracles

London: Geoffrey Bles, 1947. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original teal colored cloth, lettered in gilt to the spine. In a complete dust jacket. A lovely copy in all respects, one of the nicest I have seen. READ MORE
Price: $175.00
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Undertones Of War. EDMUND BLUNDEN.
Undertones Of War

London: Richard Cobden-Sanderson, (1928). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original black cloth lettered in gilt to the spine. In a plain buff dust jacket with borders and lettering in black. An exceptionally clean, bright and lovely example of this superb work, considered along with Sassoon's Memoirs of An Infantry Officer among the finest works to come from... READ MORE
Price: $700.00
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The Shield Of Achilles. W. H. AUDEN.
The Shield Of Achilles

London: Faber & Faber, (1955). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original deep purple cloth. In a bright and complete dust jacket. Laid in is a slip of paper with "yours sincerely, W. H. Auden" written in ink. A lovely copy in all respects. READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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Lions And Shadows. CHRISTOPHER ISHERWOOD.
Lions And Shadows

London: The Hogarth Press, 1938. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Original blue cloth lettered in black on the spine. Isherwood's fictionalized account of his early years spent at Cambridge. Published by Leonard and Virginia Woolf. Lovely cover art by Medley. The front panel of this copy shows very well. The spine has some minor rubbing and the... READ MORE
Price: $300.00
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The Stories Of Flying Officer 'X'. H. E. BATES.
The Stories Of Flying Officer 'X'

London: Jonathan Cape, (1952). First edition thus. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original green cloth with lettering and decoration in red. In a complete and very attractive dust jacket. The Evenword Edition. A collection of war stories centering on the air battle known as The Battle Of Britain. Contains 18 stories. READ MORE
Price: $60.00
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Nones. W. H. AUDEN.
Nones

London: Faber & Faber, (1952). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. A very clean, bright and pleasing copy of this volume of poetry. The complete dust jacket is of stiff card stock and remains very nice indeed though the spine is a shade paler than the front and rear panels. 10/6 price present on the flap. READ MORE
Price: $100.00
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Death Rides The Air Line. WILLIAM SUTHERLAND.
Death Rides The Air Line

London: Arrowsmith, (1934). First edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Original brown cloth. With a very attractive dust jacket. There is some minor wear to the head of the spine and a short closed tear to the bottom edge, near the spine. This jacket has been price-clipped and a new 2/6 price has been affixed to the spine. Some... READ MORE
Price: $500.00
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Ready To Burn. CARROLL JOHN DALY.
Ready To Burn

London: Museum Press, (1951). First UK edition. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original black cloth, lettered in silver and decorated in silver and red to the spine. In a complete and very attractive dust jacket. A Satan Hall Mystery Novel. A short closed tear at the bottom edge of the front panel near the spine. The original 9/6 price to... READ MORE
Price: $500.00
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When The Music's Over. PETER ROBINSON.
When The Music's Over

London: Hodder & Stoughton, (2016). First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. As new. Unopened and unread. Signed by the author to the title page. A DCI Banks Mystery. READ MORE
Price: $55.00
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The Vanishing. SOPHIA TOBIN.
The Vanishing

London: Simon & Schuster, (2017). First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. As new. Unopened and unread. Signed by the author to the title page. READ MORE
Price: $55.00
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Under A Pole Star. STEF PENNEY.
Under A Pole Star

London: Quercus, (2017). First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. As new. Unopened and unread. Signed and dated by the author to the title page. READ MORE
Price: $55.00
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Skeleton Hill. PETER LOVESEY.
Skeleton Hill

London: Sphere, (2009). First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. As new. Unopened and unread. Signed by the author on the title page. A Peter Diamond Mystery. READ MORE
Price: $45.00


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