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Old Saint Paul's : Everyman's Library No. 522

By: Ainsworth, Harrison

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons: 1947

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 10013

Condition: Fine Condition


The book is in superlative condition having been covered in a fine plastic wrap for decades. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Hardcover View more info

The Ruthless Yeomen

By: Anand, Valerie

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Headline: 1991

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 1023

ISBN: 0747203725

Condition: Very Good Condition


Uniform browning; else fine; A very nice copy: JACKET: Tear to rear repaired with acid-free tape; . Not price-clipped. Now protected by non-adhesive clear plastic cover. ISBN: 0747203725. ISBN/EAN: 9780747203728. Hardcover View more info

Women of Ashdon

By: Anand, Valerie

Price: $14.90

Publisher: London, Headline: 1992

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 2700

ISBN: 0747204969

Condition: Very Good Condition


Mild browning; Very light foxing to prelims. A handsome copy: JACKET: Small crease in front flap; merest shelfwear; lightest foxing inside. Otherwise immaculate. Not price-clipped. First Printing. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN: 0747204969. ISBN/EAN: 9780747204961. Hardcover View more info

Gildenford

By: Anand, Valerie

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, Chatto & Windus: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31821

ISBN: 0701122714

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly cocked. Dust Jacket slightly sun faded. Edges foxed and browned. Small brown marks from adhesive tape on front and rear endpapers. ISBN: 0701122714. ISBN/EAN: 9780701122713. Hardcover View more info

The Norman Pretender

By: Anand, Valerie

Price: $40.00

Publisher: UK, Chatto & Windus: 1980

Seller ID: 31823

ISBN: 070112508X

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket slightly sun faded. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges moderately browned/ foxed. Small brown marks from adhesive tape on front and rear endpapers. ISBN: 070112508X. ISBN/EAN: 9780701125080. Hardcover View more info

The Bridge on the Drina

By: Andric, Ivo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Serbia, Sezam Book:

Seller ID: 37466

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good Condition


Slight ink mark to early pages. Hinge repair tape applied to rear. 'H' scribbled in black pen on top edge of page block. Minor bumping to board corners, minor wear to boards. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Edges slightly foxed. ISBN/EAN: 9788661051067. Hardcover View more info

Satyrica

By: Arbiter, Petronius

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 2003

Seller ID: 24970

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


Size: 4to Quarto (11 to 13 inches). Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Edges slightly browned/foxed. Minor marks & wear to boards and slipcase.. Illustrator: Neil Packer. Hardcover View more info

For the Love of Grace: The Next Generation

By: Bayfield, Pam

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia,

Seller ID: 37389

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Title/copyright page torn out. Size: Slim 8vo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN/EAN: 9780646965994. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide (Untracked). Adjusted after checkout **. Tracked worldwide will be as per shipping charge Paperback View more info

For the Love of Grace: A Story of Love and Betrayal

By: Bayfield, Pam

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia,

Seller ID: 37392

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Title/copyright page torn out. Includes promotional bookmark. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges slightly foxed. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN/EAN: 9780957976078. Paperback View more info

For the Love of Grace: The Sequel

By: Bayfield, Pam

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia,

Seller ID: 37394

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Title/copyright page torn out. Includes promotional bookmark. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges slightly foxed. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN/EAN: 9780957976092. Paperback View more info

The Long Ships: a Saga of the Viking Age

By: Bengtsson, Frans G : translated From The Swedish by Michael Meyer

Price: $17.90

Publisher: UK, Collins: 1955

Seller ID: 24176

Condition: Good Condition


Minor bumping and edgewear to boards. Cardboard exposed on boards from edgewear and rubbing. Significant rubbing and edgewear to jacket. Tape repair on outside of back of jacket. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Light foxing / browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges moderately browned/foxed. Now protected in non-adhesive clear wrap. Hardcover View more info

Trask

By: Berry, Don

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Hutchinson: 1960

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 1041

Condition: Very Good Condition


Free end pages and page edges spotted; internally quite clean; A serviceable copy of a rather uncommon title: JACKET: Very worn jacket; chips missing from top and bottom of spine. Very rubbed at edges but front image substantially complete. ; . Price-clipped. Now protected by non-adhesive clear plastic cover. Hardcover View more info

Nell Gwyn: a Decoration

By: Bowen, Marjorie

Price: $17.90

Publisher: London, Hodder And Stoughton: 1930

Edition: Yellow Jacket

Seller ID: 3571

Condition: Good Condition


Some shelfwear to board edges; spine scattered spotting to edges and some interior pages. : JACKET: Chipping wear to corners/spine. General wear.. Now protected by non-adhesive clear plastic cover. Gift Dedication, neat to early pages. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide (Untracked). Adjusted after checkout **. Tracked worldwide will be as per shipping charge Hardcover View more info

Eagle in the Snow

By: Breem, Wallace

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Victor Gollancz: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31654

ISBN: 0575004010

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly cocked. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Prominent brown marks from adhesive tape on front and rear endpapers. Now protected in non-adhesive plastic wrap. ISBN: 0575004010. ISBN/EAN: 9780575004016. Hardcover View more info

H. M. S. Surprise

By: Brian, Patrick O'

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins (Harpercollins): 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 1167

ISBN: 0002213168

Condition: Good Condition


Minor bumping to spine; very slight forward lean. ; Some yellowing and marking to prelim pages; sporadically spotted inside; mild page edge browning A solid and clean copy: JACKET: Very small chips to edges; . Not price-clipped. Now protected by non-adhesive clear plastic cover. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). ISBN: 0002213168. ISBN/EAN: 9780002213165. Hardcover View more info

Dear and Glorious Physician

By: Caldwell, Taylor

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Sydney, Collins: 1959

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: 2679

Condition: Good Condition


Gentle bump to spine; Prelims; page edges; and one text page lightly spotted. Owner name on front free end page : JACKET: Front corners chipped; two long tears at flaps repaired inside with sellotape; numerous tiny tear at spine. Lightly soiled at front; lightly stained at back; flaps and inside lightly browned . Now protected by non-adhesive clear plastic cover. Hardcover View more info

Love At the Helm

By: Cartland, Barbara

Price: $37.90

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld And Nicolson: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5981

ISBN: 0297778188

Condition: Very Good Condition


Very light bump to boards; Clean and sound. Signed in glorious pink by the author on a label stuck neatly to the first free page. The label in slightly browned as if it has been caressed too oft. : JACKET: Edges lightly worn. Not price-clipped. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Signed by Author. ISBN: 0297778188. ISBN/EAN: 9780297778189. Hardcover View more info

King Rat

By: Clavell, James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Michael Joseph: 1963

Seller ID: 31215

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good Condition


Prior owners' signatures. Minor edgewear to boards slightly exposing cardboard. Second printing. Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good , slightly cocked. Dust Jacket quite worn at edges, small chips and tears. Prior Bookseller sticker or stamp. Now protected in non-adhesive plastic wrap. Hardcover View more info

The Tune That They Play

By: Clive, William

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19787

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Jacket a bit spotted and stained inside. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Hardcover View more info

Blue Baccy

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, MacDonald: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3752

Condition: Good Condition


Tape residue to boards. Library stamps; markings and card holder to prelims. : JACKET: Some spotting and edgewear; clean cut to front flap - not affecting text. Second Printing. Illustrator: Tessa Jordan. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide (Untracked). Adjusted after checkout **. Tracked worldwide will be as per shipping charge Hardcover View more info

The Winter King : A Novel of Arthur

By: Cornwell, Bernard

Price: $14.90

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1996

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 11789

ISBN: 0312144474

Condition: Very Good Condition


Slight browning to page edges, minor shelfwear. JACKET: Minor scrattling and edgewear. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN: 0312144474. ISBN/EAN: 9780312144470. Hardcover View more info

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The Winter King : A Novel of Arthur

By: Cornwell, Bernard

Price: $14.90

Publisher: U.S.A., St. Martin's Press: 1996

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 12414

ISBN: 0312144474

Condition: Very Good Condition


Minor soiling and bumping to edges; light soiling to front board. JACKET: Light scrattling and edgewear. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Prior owner's signature in ink. ISBN: 0312144474. ISBN/EAN: 9780312144470. Hardcover View more info

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Sharpe's Trafalgar : Richard Sharpe and the Battle of Trafalgar, 21 October 1805

By: Cornwell, Bernard

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins (Harpercollins): 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11148

ISBN: 0002258749

Condition: Fine Condition


Slight browning to top page edge, tiny bump to spine ends. JACKET: Minor edgewear. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN: 0002258749. ISBN/EAN: 9780002258746. Hardcover View more info

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Sharpe's Rifles: Richard Sharpe and the French Invasion of Galicia, January 1809

By: Cornwell, Bernard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: UK, Collins: 1988

Seller ID: 31514

ISBN: 0002232332

Condition: Fine Condition


Second printing. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket slightly sun faded. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. ISBN: 0002232332. ISBN/EAN: 9780002232333. Hardcover View more info

Signals of Distress

By: Crace, Jim

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Viking: 1994

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 1043

Condition: Fine Condition


JACKET: . Not price-clipped. Hardcover View more info

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Quarantine

By: Crace, Jim

Price: $17.90

Publisher: London, Viking: 1997

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 10069

ISBN: 0670856975

Condition: Fine Condition


Spine of jacket is moderately sunned. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). ISBN: 0670856975. ISBN/EAN: 9780670856978. Hardcover View more info

Even as the Sun

By: D'Oyley, Elizabeth

Price: $17.90

Publisher: UK, Michael Joseph: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23228

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Dust Jacket worn at edges. Hardcover View more info

In the Heroic Age of Basil II: Emperor of Byzantium

By: Delta, Translated by Ruth Bobick, Penelope

Price: $38.00

Publisher: USA, Peter E. Randall: 2006

Seller ID: 27073

ISBN: 1931807523

Condition: Fine Condition


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. ISBN: 1931807523. ISBN/EAN: 9781931807524. Hardcover View more info

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The Breaker

By: Denton, Kit

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21031

ISBN: 0207126917

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Minor edgewear to jacket. Prior owner's book-plate laid in. Edges lightly browned and foxed. ISBN: 0207126917. ISBN/EAN: 9780207126918. Hardcover View more info

A Rich Full Death

By: Dibdin, Michael

Price: $35.00

Publisher: UK, Jonathan Cape: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20386

ISBN: 022402387X

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Edges lightly foxed. ISBN: 022402387X. ISBN/EAN: 9780224023870. Hardcover View more info