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The Life of the Buddha, Beck, L. Adams
1 Beck, L. Adams The Life of the Buddha
London & Glasgow Collins Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall Anderson, Marjorie 
Part of the Collins Library of Classics series, bound in burgundy cloth with gilt lettering to partially faded spine. Red top edge, b/w frontis, 287 pages. Undated. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Honey and Gall, D'Astier Emmanuel
2 D'Astier Emmanuel Honey and Gall
London MacGibbon & Kee 1958 First British Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 8vo 
A very good, clean copy in unclipped dustjacket which has darkened slightly to the spine. Translated by Humphrey Hare. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Disappearance, Dabydeen, David
3 Dabydeen, David Disappearance
London Martin Secker 1993 0436201259 / 9780436201257 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Novel in which a young West Indian engineer is appointed to help save a village that sits on the crumbling edge of Dunsmere Cliff on the Kent coast, and is initiated into the underworld of village life by his elderly, eccentric landlady. Some tanning to page margins, otherwise a good clean paperback which appears unread. 180 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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The Family Failing, Dale, Darley
4 Dale, Darley The Family Failing
London Blackie & Son Ltd 1896 New Edition Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Victorian novel which centres around the Kilgour family's move to the Channel Islands. A good clean hardback which has occasional marking/thumbprint to margins. School prize plate on front endpaper. 221 pages + publisher's adverts. Blue decorated cloth boards. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Land is in Good Heart, Dale, Francis
5 Dale, Francis The Land is in Good Heart
London Hurst & Blackett 1945 Hard Cover Reading Copy No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
A reading copy only of this now extremely hard-to-find title. Covers are soiled, spine strip has darkened and endpapers removed. Previous owner's name on front pastedown. Novel written by the famous cookery writer Fanny Cradock under the pseudonym Francis Dale. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Broome Stages, Dane, Clemence
6 Dane, Clemence Broome Stages
London Heinemann 1931 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Clean, bright copy in brown boards with gilt decoration and lettering. Slight sunning to spine. Top edges brown. Attractive example - 703 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Major Thompson and I, Daninos, Piere
7 Daninos, Piere Major Thompson and I
London Jonathan Cape 1957 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Goetz, Walter 
Very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which shows signs of light shelfwear with small tear to head of spine. Major Thompson conforms to the European idea of the English officer and gentleman. Translated from the original French by W. Marmaduke Thompson. 221 pages. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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Wishes Limited, Darlington, W.A.
8 Darlington, W.A. Wishes Limited
London Herbert Jenkins Hard Cover Reading Copy No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Green covers with darker green lettering and decoration of a man being chased by a beetle. 312 pages. 2cm tear to head of spine strip. Front hinge cracked. Pages yellowing with age. Spine strip darkened. No 29 written in blue biro on front end paper. A reading copy of this now hard-to-find title. 
Price: 42.50 GBP
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Sidonie, Daudet, Alphonse
9 Daudet, Alphonse Sidonie
London Anthony Blond 1958 First English Edition Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Powerful and thoroughly adult story, which first appeared in 1874, about the career of an unscrupulous young woman far removed from a Dickens' butter-wouldn't-melt-in-her-mouth heroine. Translated into English for the first time by Charlotte Haldane and with a preface by Alan Pryce-Jones. Good, clean copy in a price-clipped d/w showing light shelfwear and part-darkening to prelims - 332 pages. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Hilltop House, David, Jennifer
10 David, Jennifer Hilltop House
Eastbourne, East Sussex, United Kingdom Victory Press 1969 0854760520 / 9780854760527 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Bright, square copy in an unclipped d/w. Prize bookplate to half-title page. 87 pages. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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The Story of Flyn the Stickleback, Davids, Richard
11 Davids, Richard The Story of Flyn the Stickleback
Lewes, East Sussex, United Kingdom Book Guild Ltd 2000 1857764285 / 9781857764284 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 8vo Signed by Author
Signed by author on the front end paper with the inscription "Best wishes Richard Davids". 138 pages. As new, unread copy in unclipped dustacket . First Edition. A lovely copy of this now extremely hard-to-find title. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 82.50 GBP
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Man Who Wanted to Smell Books, The: Selected Short Stories, Davie, Elspeth; Gordon, Giles
12 Davie, Elspeth; Gordon, Giles Man Who Wanted to Smell Books, The: Selected Short Stories
Edinburgh, Scotland Canongate Books Ltd 2001 1841952001 / 9781841952000 Paper Back Near Fine 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
As new, unread copy which has minor shelf wear. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Lyre of Orpheus, Davies, Robertson
13 Davies, Robertson The Lyre of Orpheus
Canada Macmillan 1988 0771599196 / 9780771599194 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
The final book in the trilogy exploring the life and influence of Francis Cornish, art expert, connoisseur, collector, notable eccentric and man of mystery. A very good clean hardback. 472 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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What's Bred in the Bone, Davies, Robertson
14 Davies, Robertson What's Bred in the Bone
Toronto, ON, Canada Macmillan 1986 0771596847 / 9780771596841 First Canadian Edition Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Intricately plotted, stylishly dramatic novel. Tanning to page margins else a good square hardback in a d/w showing some shelfwear & tear and rubbing to corners/edges - 436 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 19.50 GBP
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What's Bred in the Bone (SIGNED COPY), Davies, Robertson
15 Davies, Robertson What's Bred in the Bone (SIGNED COPY)
Harmondsworth, Middlesex Viking 1986 0670809160 / 9780670809165 Reprint Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
Intricately plotted, stylishly dramatic novel which is SIGNED by the author to the title page underneath his crossed-out printed name. Tanning to page margins else a good square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear and rubbing to corners - 436 pages. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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Old Sinners Never Die, Davis, Dorothy Salisbury
16 Davis, Dorothy Salisbury Old Sinners Never Die
London Secker & Warburg 1960 First British Edition Hard Cover Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Features all the characters from the earlier crime novel Death of an Old Sinner and examines the perilous events that stem from a Washington dinner party. A good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which is lightly soiled and shows signs of wear/tear. 206 pages. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Harp of a Thousand Strings, Davis, H.L
17 Davis, H.L Harp of a Thousand Strings
London Cassell 1949 First Edition Hard Cover Reading Copy No Jacket 8vo 
Novel set in 19th Century Mississippi. Internally clean, though boards are a little bowed. The remains of the dustjacket have been pasted to the front endpapers. 318 pages. A perfectly acceptable reading copy. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Scandal Takes a Holiday -SIGNED COPY, Davis, Lindsey
18 Davis, Lindsey Scandal Takes a Holiday -SIGNED COPY
London Century 2004 0712625879 / 9780712625876 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
SIGNED by the author on the title page in black pen. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which shows signs of light shelfwear to bottom edge of rear cover. Humorous crime romp. 283 pages. First edition with complete number line. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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Nanny Hold My Hand, Davis, Penny
19 Davis, Penny Nanny Hold My Hand
Bloomington, Indiana, USA AuthorHouse 2005 1420857282 / 9781420857283 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Unread paperback - 283 pages. Slight signs of storage with some waviness. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 11.00 GBP
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A Heritage in Trust, Davy, Colin
20 Davy, Colin A Heritage in Trust
London Robert Hale 1957 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Tells the story of a country house and the part it played in the private lives of three generations of its owners, the Wykes. Good clean copy lacking the ffep and with previous owner's name to title page. Unclipped, taped down d/w protected in a plastic film - 221 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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