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The Wolves of Willoughby Chase

By: AIKEN, Joan

Price: £400.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape 1962: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 50734


159 pp. tears to the top of jacket, slight rubbing to spine but otherwise cover is bright. Black and white illustrations through out, internally clean. Christmas inscription on front endpaper from 1966. View more info

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Tiger Slayer - a tale of the Indian Desert

By: AIMARD, Gustave [ GLOUX, Olivier ]

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Ward and Lock 1862: 1862

Book number: 3512


16.4 cm tall. [xii.] 1/2 title, engraved frontis. and title page, title, preface, contents, + 339 pp, and 5pp. of adverts. 7 full page wood engraved plates (8 including frontis.). Spotting. Bound in a C19th 1/2 calf. Very good. Story set in North America. View more info

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Jack Sheppard

By: Ainsworth, W. Harrison

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, [Bentley's Miscellany] 1839: 1839

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 51630


First edition. Original issues from Bentley's Miscellany. Bound in dark maroon full calf. Five raised bands to spine with gilt title lettering. Top edge gilt. Leather turn-ins and marbled endpapers. Spine slightly faded to brown. A few minor marks to boards. Full page engraved illustrations by George Cruikshank. Some plates slightly darkened at edges. Bound from the original parts published during 1839 in Bentley's Miscellany. A very fresh and attractive Near Fine copy. View more info

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Makamat or Rhetorical Anecdotes of al Hariri of Basra

By: Al Hariri of Basra, Theodore Preston (trans)

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, James Madden 1850: 1850

Book number: 46296


xvi, 504,[i] pp., Green blindstamped publisher's cloth. Fading and minor discolouration to cloth with some chipping to head and foot of spine. Edges tanned. View more info

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The Woman Who Did

By: Allen, Grant

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, John Lane 1895: 1895

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 44663


241, 10, 16 pp. Decorated green cloth. Rear board cracked. With a cover design by Aubrey Beardsley. Publisher's lists at rear. Internally VG. View more info

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A Kentucky Cardinal and Aftermath

By: Allen, James Lane

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co, Ltd 1901: 1901

Book number: 46174


xxxii, 286 pp. Dark green full morocco. Spine gilt with five raised bands. Attractive gilt floral design to front board. Bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. All edges gilt. Spine slightly faded but gilt bright. Illustrations by Hugh Thomson. View more info

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Secret : A Novel

By: Amrine, Michael

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1951: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 55429


325 pp. Publisher's cloth in dust wrapper. Dj edgeworn with short tears. Internally clean. A Cold War/Atomic Bomb novel of the 1950's. Copac records only six copies. Uncommon. View more info

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Selected Tales from the Arabian Nights. World Favourite Library for Boys & Girls

By: Anderson, Hugh, editor and drawings by Robin Jacques

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Peter Lunn 1946: 1946

Book number: 55568


226 pp. Publisher's cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn. No ownership names. Internally clean. Illustrations by Robin Jacques. View more info

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1001 Nights. 1001 Nacht: Illustrierte Marchen Aus Tausendundeiner Nacht

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Germany, Die Gestalten Verlag 2005: 2005

Book number: 44875


200 pp. Hardback. New copy still in shrink-wrap. View more info

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The Boy's Week-Day Book

By: Anon

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Printed for the Religious Tract Society 1842: 1842

Edition: Fourth Edition

Book number: 55548


viii, 232 pp. Contemporary elaborately gilt-decorated green leather. All edges gilt. Slight wear to boards. Internally clean. Frontis and many in-text wood engravings. Printed in Chiswick at The Chiswick Press. View more info

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The Ayrshire Legatees; Or, The Pringle Family

By: Anon [John Galt]

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Printed for William Blackwood 1821: 1821

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 53369


(iv), 303 pp. Contemporary brown half morocco over marbled boards. Gilt lettering to spine. Boards rubbed and spine marked. Scattered light foxing. Binding firm. View more info

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Effie's Friends : Or, Chronicles of the Woods and Shore

By: Anon [Lady Augusta Keppel Noel]

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, James Nisbet & Co. 1865: 1865

Book number: 54754


192 pp. Publisher's original gilt decorated brown cloth. Early ink notations to front endpaper. A few sections loose. Extra-illustrated title page. Illustrations by William Harry Rogers. Appears to be a first edition. Binding firm. View more info

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Say and Seal. By the Author of 'Wide, Wide World,' and 'Dollars and Cents'

By: Anon [Susan and Anna Warner]

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Charles H. Clarke 1860: 1860

Book number: 55763


Copyright Edition. i, 396 pp. Brown half calf over marbled boards. Raised bands to spine with decorative gilt panels and dark brown leather title label. Early ink name to first blank. Internally clean. Leaves age-darkened. Gilt spine bright. Binding firm. View more info

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Thou Art the Man

By: Anonymous [M. E. Braddon]

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Limited N.d. [1890's]: 1890

Book number: 55574


vi, 340, (4) pp. Publisher's original colour pictorial boards. Covers and edges worn and spine damaged. Lacks rear endpaper. Four-page adverts at rear with list of Miss Braddon's novels (55 titles listed). Text clean. No ownership names. Binding firm. A Fair reading copy. View more info

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Ring Round the Moon a Charade with Music

By: Anouilh, Jean

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd 1950: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 39824


104 pp., Very nice Red half morocco binding with red boards and gilt ornamented panels on spine by Hatchards. Bookplate on front pastedown, Prev owner's initials monogrammed on corner of front board. Minor wear to edges of boards. Small gouge to leather on rear board View more info