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The Chartreuse of Parma, De Stendhal
1 De Stendhal The Chartreuse of Parma
London William Heinemann 1902 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Novel telling the life story of the Italian nobleman Fabrice del Dongo and his adventures during the Napoleonic Wars. Square, tight hardback. A little foxing to page edges and endpapers but text block is generally very clean. Illustrated with b/w frontis and colour plates. . Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Gilt top edge. 543 pages. Translated from the French by Lady Mary Loyd. Critical introduction by Maurice Hewlett. 
Price: 14.50 GBP
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Hereward the Wake, Kingsley, Charles
2 Kingsley, Charles Hereward the Wake
London, United Kingdom Collins Soft Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Historical novel set in Anglo Saxon England which offers a romanticised view of Hereward's exploit. Collins Library of Classics printed in clear type press. Red leatherette boards with gilt titling to spine. Undated circa 1940s. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Romances of the French Revolution, Sabatini, Rafael
3 Sabatini, Rafael Romances of the French Revolution
London Hutchinson & Co Omnibus Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Being : Scaramouche; Scaramouche the Kingmaker; Nuptials of Corbal. No date circa 1933. Light shelf wear to boards/spine. Previous owner's name, in pencil, to front pastedown. Good, clean copy - 730 pages. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Sea Hawk, Sabatini, Rafael
4 Sabatini, Rafael The Sea Hawk
London Thomas Nelson Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Novel set in the late 16th Century about 1588–1593, a retired Cornish seafaring gentleman, Sir Oliver Tressilian, who is villainously betrayed by a jealous half-brother.and swears vengeance after being rescued by pirates. Square, tight hardback with slightly faded spine. 382 pages. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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The Sunlit Road, Sadler Adam
5 Sadler Adam The Sunlit Road
London Ward, Lock & Bowden 1939 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Grey cloth with black lettering to spine. Slightly cocked. Spotting to edges but text block clean. A good, tight copy of this now hard to find title. 
Price: 27.50 GBP
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Bonjour Tristesse and A Certain Smile, Sagan, Francoise
6 Sagan, Francoise Bonjour Tristesse and A Certain Smile
London The Reprint Society 1958 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Two novels in one volume. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. 250 pages. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Incidental Music, Sagan, Francoise
7 Sagan, Francoise Incidental Music
London W.H. Allen 1985 0491030940 / 9780491030946 First British Edition Hard Cover Reading Copy Fair Ex-Library 8vo 
Ex-library copy with usual library markings. Jacket is covered with clear plastic jacket which has been taped to end papers. Jacket is wrinkled beneath plastic cover. Binding is square and tight. Text block clean. A good reading copy. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Powder : An Everyday story of Rock 'N' Roll Folk, Sampson, Kevin
8 Sampson, Kevin Powder : An Everyday story of Rock 'N' Roll Folk
London QPD 1999 0224050826 / 9780224050821 Card Covers Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Authentic novel about Rock and Roll which captures all the excitement and energy of a band breaking through. Good, clean, large format paperback - 501 pages. Next post dispsatch. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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Rabbit Boss, Sanchez, Thomas
9 Sanchez, Thomas Rabbit Boss
New York, NY, USA Vintage Books 1989 0679726217 / 9780679726210 Soft Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Unread paperback - 532 pages. Some faint tanning to page edges. Landmark novel telling the story of four generations of Washo in the California and Nevada Sierra. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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Mauprat, Sand, George
10 Sand, George Mauprat
London The London Book Co 1908 Hard Cover Reading Copy No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Avril, Eugene Paul 
Novel set in the period before the French revolution which marks the coming of age of nobleman Bernard Mauprat, and his education by his cousin Edmee into living peacefully within a civilized society. Some darkening and fading to board edges but otherwise a square, tight hardback in blue cloth with gilt decoration to spine. Translated from the French by Stanley Young. With a Critical Introduction by John Oliver Hobbes. 3 colour plates + various portraits of George Sands. 426 pages. 
Price: 14.50 GBP
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McNally's Risk, Sanders, Lawrence
11 Sanders, Lawrence McNally's Risk
New York, NY, USA G. P. Putnam's Sons 1993 0399138161 / 9780399138164 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Clean, bright copy in un-clipped d/w. Previous owner's name at the top of ffep. Suspense thriller set in Palm Beach. 319pp. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Dark Passions Subdue, Sanderson, Douglas
12 Sanderson, Douglas Dark Passions Subdue
New York Dodd, Mead and Company 1952 First Edition Hard Back Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
A brilliant and haunting study of homosexuality in process of development, it tells the story of Stephen Hollis, the son of a wealthy and pious merchant, who lives in emotional and intellectual isolation until he meets Fabien, a wealthy, cultured and hedonistic young foreigner. Book is rubbed to spine strip and edges, but internally clean. The blurb from the dustwrapper has been sellotaped to the front endpaper (leaving residual marks). Text block is clean. 296 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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The Milk-White Unicorn, Sandström, Flora
13 Sandström, Flora The Milk-White Unicorn
London Cassell and Company Ltd 1948 Second Edition Hard Cover Good + Fair 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Part of Cassell Novels later the basis of the film 'The White Unicorn' starring Margaret Lockwood and Dennis Price. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing wear & tear - 223 pages. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Revelation (SIGNED COPY), Sansom, C. J.
14 Sansom, C. J. Revelation (SIGNED COPY)
London Macmillan 2008 1405092726 / 9781405092722 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Signed by Author
Number Line 1 3 5 7 9 8 6 4 2. Large volume hardback in an unclipped d/w - 550 pages. Historical novel set in 1543. Flat SIGNED by the author in blue biro to the title page. 
Price: 90.00 GBP
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And Ladies of the Club, Santmyer, Helen Hoover
15 Santmyer, Helen Hoover And Ladies of the Club
E Rutherford, NJ, USA Putnam Pub Group 1984 0399129650 / 9780399129650 Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
A very good, clean copy in jacket which has two internally repaired tears to front cover. The lifetime stories of two women living in a small Ohio town and the other members of the Waynesboro ladies literary society. 1176 pages. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Island of Terror, Sapper
16 Sapper The Island of Terror
London Hodder & Stoughton 1932 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Some light sunning to page edges else a good, clean copy lacking a dustjacket. Blue boards show the odd blemish and sunning to spine - 320 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The State Torch, Sarasin, J. G.
17 Sarasin, J. G. The State Torch
London Hutchinson Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
Novel set in Elizabethan England. Undated but printed to War Econony Standard. Ex Boots Library with their sticker to front board - 167pp. Occasional markings to pages but a good, copy of this now hard-to-find title. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Revolt in the Palace, Sarasin, J.G.
18 Sarasin, J.G. Revolt in the Palace
London Hutchinson Hard Cover Reading Copy No Jacket Ex Library 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Ex-Boots Library with usual markings. Spine is cocked. Slight opening to guttering. Text block clean. A perfectly acceptable reading copy of this now hard-to-find title which tells the tale of a young physician appointed to the Imperial Russian Court and follows the progress of the Revolution through his eyes. 304 pages. 
Price: 37.50 GBP
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The Eighth Wonder, Sarasin, J.G.
19 Sarasin, J.G. The Eighth Wonder
London Hutchingson 1952 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
A very good, clean copy in price-clipped dustjacket which shows signs of light shelf wear. Romantic novel set in the Venice of Tintoretto and Titian. 264 pages. Square, tight binding. Text block clean. A very good copy of this now hard-to-find title. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 27.50 GBP
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The Story of a City Arab, Sargent, George E.
20 Sargent, George E. The Story of a City Arab
London The Religious Tract Society Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Tissue-protected coloured frontis of a rider being thrown violently over the horses head. 'Award' plate to front pastedown and bookplate to ffep. Clean, square hardback with light shelfwear to boards & spine - 350 pages including coloured illustrations. Circa late 1800s. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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