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The Sea Wolf, London, Jack
1 London, Jack The Sea Wolf
London Heron Hard Cover Very Good 8vo 
Adventure novel about the survivors of an ocean collision who come under the dominance of Wolf Larsen, the powerful and amoral sea captain who rescues them. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Square, tight hardback in grey leatherette boards with ornate gilt decoration - gilt lettering has faded to spine. 314 pages. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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The Enchanted Garden and Other Stories, Vachell, Horace Annesley
2 Vachell, Horace Annesley The Enchanted Garden and Other Stories
London Cassell and Company 1929 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
Square, tight hardback with slightly faded spine and a couple of small marks to rear cover. A little light foxing to page edges but text block is very clean. Slight bump to top edge of rear board. 320 pages. 
Price: 87.50 GBP
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Deepwater Farm (SIGNED), Vallings, Gabrielle
3 Vallings, Gabrielle Deepwater Farm (SIGNED)
London Hutchinson & Co 1934 First Edition Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Signed by Author
Very scarce copy of the author's agricultural novel. Generally clean internally save very occasional light spotting, mainly confined to prelims. Black boards with bright yellow lettering show slight surface stain marks. 336 pp plus 64 pp of publisher's catalogue for the Autumn of 1934. SIGNED by the author to the ffep in ink with the inscription ''J.W.Dunne from the author in friendship Gabrielle Vallings''. 
Price: 475.00 GBP
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The Jackals, Valmain, Frederic
4 Valmain, Frederic The Jackals
London MacDonald & Co 1962 First English Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Grippinglt original novel of suspense and violence which introduced to English readers the work of the celebrated author and playwright. Translated from the French by W.G.Corp. Clean, square hardback with slightest wear to d/w. Previous owner's details to ffep. 176 pages. B0000CLEHU 
Price: 13.00 GBP
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Fatal Reality, Van Burger, Edwin
5 Van Burger, Edwin Fatal Reality
Bloomington, Indiana, USA AuthorHouse 2005 1420893971 / 9781420893977 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Unread paperback - 302 pages. Slightest signs of storage. Clean, bright copy. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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The Canary Murder Case, van Dine, S.S
6 van Dine, S.S The Canary Murder Case
London Ernest Benn 1951 Sixth Impression Hard Cover Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Classic detective fiction as Philo Vance intervenes in an attempt to unravel one of the great unsolved mysteries in the annals of the New York police department. Good square hardback with tanning to page margins. Unclipped d/w ( 6s net ) shows some shelfwear & tear and sunning to spine - 288 pages. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Vicarious Years, van Druten, John
7 van Druten, John The Vicarious Years
London William Heinemann 1955 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w with slightest wear & tear - 187 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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The Tale From The Old Oak Chest, Vegee, Albert
8 Vegee, Albert The Tale From The Old Oak Chest
London The Mitre Press 1937 Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Signed by Author
Colourful tale of chivalry and intrigue gleaned from an old oak chest bought inadvertently at auction. Internally clean copy with some light spotting to page edges. Unclipped ( 3/6 ) d/w shows light shelfwear & tear. Previous owner's stamp and details to ffep dd 7/4/37 and stamp repeated to title page. SIGNED to the half title page by the author ' A. Vegee ' Seven illustrations including frontis. 208 pages. 
Price: 187.50 GBP
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I Shall Bury Sorrow, Veitch, James
9 Veitch, James I Shall Bury Sorrow
London Herbert Jenkins 1953 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Novel in which Alison Craig's monotonous life and meek acceptance of her father's dominant will, is turned upside down by the day of the storm and arrival of Colin Drysdale. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which shows signs of light shelfwear. 192 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Driven Into the Ranks, Vennel, Rev. Rabson
10 Vennel, Rev. Rabson Driven Into the Ranks
London The Sunday School Union Twelfth Thousand Hard Cover Reading Copy 8vo 
No date. Prize inscription to ffep dd 1911-1912. Generally clean with some occasional foxing. Thee illustrations including frontis. 224 pages. A good reading copy. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Around the World in 80 Days, Verne, Jules
11 Verne, Jules Around the World in 80 Days
London Reader's Digest 1990 Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Ciardiello, Joseph 
Clean, bright copy of the classic adventure story, loved by adults and children alike. Appears unread - 205 pages including an afterword by Jack Sullivan. Attractive hardback with gilt lettering and decoration to cover and spine. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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The Floating Island or The Pearl of the Pacific., Verne, Jules
12 Verne, Jules The Floating Island or The Pearl of the Pacific.
London Sampson Low, Marston & Co Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A couple of small marks to boards and some foxing throughout. Endpapers darkened. Colour frontis + 3 colour illustrations. 352 pages. Square, tight hardback copy of this science fiction novel in which a string-quartet is invited to play upon an immense man-made island inhabited exclusively by millionaires. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Mr. Golightly's Holiday, Vickers, Salley
13 Vickers, Salley Mr. Golightly's Holiday
London Fourth Estate Ltd 2003 0007156472 / 9780007156474 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
Signed by the author on the half title with the inscription "Go lightly.. Best Wishes Salley Vickers August 2003". Clean, bright copy in unclipped jacket. First Printing with complete number line. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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The Squirrel Cage, Vincent, Adrian
14 Vincent, Adrian The Squirrel Cage
London Abelard-Schuman 1962 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Entertaining novel set around a Fleet Street newspaper. Clean, slightly cocked, hardback in an unclipped d/w protected in a plastic jacket which has been taped down leaving the usual residue. 190 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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Almost a Crime (SIGNED), Vincenzi, Penny
15 Vincenzi, Penny Almost a Crime (SIGNED)
London Orion 1999 0752814486 / 9780752814483 Second Impression Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
The bestselling writer's story about love and betrayal, about ruthless ambition and tortuous family politics, all set against the background of that sociological phenomenon of the nineties - the power marriage. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean square, large volume hardback which is SIGNED by the author to the title page with the inscription '' For Emma - Best wishes - Penny Vincenzi. '' Dustjacket is unclipped - 627 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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The Blood Doctor., Vine, Barbara
16 Vine, Barbara The Blood Doctor.
London Penguin 2003 0141009160 / 9780141009162 Paper Back Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Clean, bright unread copy with signs of light shelf wear. Next post UK dispatch. 466 pages. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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Where A Queen Once Dwelt, Vogel, Jetta
17 Vogel, Jetta Where A Queen Once Dwelt
London Partridge Hard Cover Very Good Fair 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Part of the 'Red Dave' series. No date, but gift inscription to ffep intended for Christmas 1928. Decorated blue boards with black lettering. D/W is un-clipped with a few small nicks and some soiling to borders. Contains illustrations and a coloured frontispiece - 64 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Crown of Dust, Volmer, Mary
18 Volmer, Mary Crown of Dust
London HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2005 0007205767 / 9780007205769 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Exceptional first novel of friendship, love and acceptance that grows and thrives in a harsh landscape. Unread copy. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Candide, Voltaire
19 Voltaire Candide
London Penguin 1997 0140622632 / 9780140622638 Paperback As New 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
As new unread copy. "Voltaire's scathing attack on vain and dreamy philosophizing" 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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Zadig; or, Destiny an Oriental History, Voltaire, M. De
20 Voltaire, M. De Zadig; or, Destiny an Oriental History
London Chapman & Dodd Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Square, tight hardback (no jacket). 223 pages. A very good clean copy. Part of the Abbey Classics series. Zadig, is the story of a young Babylonian philosopher who meets with a series of misfortunes and trials which test his faith. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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