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Renee Mauperin, De Goncourt, Jules & Edmond
1 De Goncourt, Jules & Edmond Renee Mauperin
London William Heinemann 1902 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The story of a young middle-class French girl, her father's favourite child, who upon discovering a secret about her brother commits a rash act which causes her decline. A good clean hardback in blue cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Gilt top edge. Critical introduction by James Fitzmaurice-Kelly. 3 coloured plates + various b/w portraits. 364 pages. 
Price: 14.50 GBP
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Intimate, Gage, Elizabeth
2 Gage, Elizabeth Intimate
New York, NY, USA Pocket Books 1995 0671897063 / 9780671897062 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
A very good, clean copy in unclipped dustjacket which shows signs of light shelf wear. Small mark to top edge. Text block immaculate. Complete number line. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman : A Novel, Gaines, Ernest J.
3 Gaines, Ernest J. The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman : A Novel
London Michael Joseph 1973 0718110951 / 9780718110956 First Edition Hard Back Good Good Ex Library 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Good ex-library copy with the usual markings and a 'Withdrawn' stamp to title page. Novel which tells the life story of a black girl born in slavery on a Louisiana plantation who is freed at the end of the American Civil War and lives for one hundred more years to see the second emancipation. Generally clean copy in an unclipped d/w - 252 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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The Triumph - a Novel of Modern Diplomacy, Galbraith, John Kenneth
4 Galbraith, John Kenneth The Triumph - a Novel of Modern Diplomacy
London Heron Hard Cover Very Good 8vo 
Novel about diplomacy, taking place both in the United States and a mythical Latin American nation that suffers from the same instability that many such nations in the region experienced during the postwar period. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Square, tight hardback in red leatherette boards with ornate gilt decoration. 239 pages. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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A June Romance (SIGNED COPY), Gale, Norman
5 Gale, Norman A June Romance (SIGNED COPY)
Rugby, Warwickshire George E. Over 1894 First Edition Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by the Publisher
Of this large paper edition only forty copies were printed for sale. This is No.7 and is SIGNED by George G. Over to verso of half-title page. Fore and bottom edges untrimmed. Light waviness to pages which are clean and bright. Grey stiff card covered boards show some wear and darkening to spine. Endpapers have darkened. 107 pages. 
Price: 122.50 GBP
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A Perfectly Good Man, Gale, Patrick
6 Gale, Patrick A Perfectly Good Man
London Fourth Estate 2012 0007313470 / 9780007313471 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The author returns us to the rugged Cornish landscape as he lays bare the lives and the thoughts of a whole community and asks us : what does it mean to be good? Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 405 pages. Appears unread. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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The Good Doctor, Galgut, Damon
7 Galgut, Damon The Good Doctor
London Atlantic Books 2003 1843542021 / 9781843542025 Soft Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Unread copy which now shows signs of light shelfwear. 216 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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Jennie, Gallico, Paul
8 Gallico, Paul Jennie
London Michael Joseph Ltd 1955 Fifteenth Impression Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Acclaimed work from the author of The Snow Goose, told with quite masterly assurance and humour. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 268 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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9 Gallico, Paul Mrs. Harris Goes to New York
London Michael Joseph 1960 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good Ex Library 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Ex-library copy with St. Johns and Red Cross Hospital Library book plate to front pastedown. The cheerful, courageous cockney character Mrs. Harris travels to New York with her faithful but timid friend with Mrs. Violet Butterfield. A good clean hardback in dustwrapper which has faded spine. 191 pages. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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Scruffy, Gallico, Paul
10 Gallico, Paul Scruffy
London The Reprint Society 1963 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Novel set in World War II about the British army's attempts to protect the Barbary apes and in particular of the ugliest and most nasty-tempered of them called Scruffy. Very good clean hardback in dustwrapper with faded spine. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. 304 pages. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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The Foolish Immortals, Gallico, Paul
11 Gallico, Paul The Foolish Immortals
London Michael Joseph 1956 Soft Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Mermaid Books edition. Softcover with laminated card covers. Some foxing to page edges and occasional creasing to corners of pages. 223 pages. 36 year old Joseph Spears, stony broke with no prospects, cynically convinces an elderly woman called Miss Hannah Bascombe that he knows the secret of eternal life and they travel together to Israel on a journey of self-discovery. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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The Hand of Mary Constable, Gallico, Paul
12 Gallico, Paul The Hand of Mary Constable
London William Heinemann Limited 1964 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Gallico's strange tale of suspense and the supernatural. Book Society choice. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 279 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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The Snow Goose : A Story of Dunkirk, Gallico, Paul
13 Gallico, Paul The Snow Goose : A Story of Dunkirk
London Michael Joseph 1953 Twelfth Impression Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Ever popular parable on the regenerative power of friendship and love, set against a backdrop of the horror of war. Previous owner's name to cover (see photo) and inside flap/ffep else a good, clean booklet in an unclipped d/w - 31 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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Swan Song, Galsworthy John
14 Galsworthy John Swan Song
London The London Book Co Hard Cover Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Blue covers with gilt lettering and decoration to front cover and faded gilt to spine. 285pp. Front pastedown has rubbed area. The last volume of the Forsyte saga. This copy includes a cutting from the Daily Record and Mail February 1st 1933 reporting the death of John Galsworthy. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Swan Song, Galsworthy John
15 Galsworthy John Swan Song
London William Heinemann Ltd 1928 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
Green cloth with gilt lettering. 347 pages. Foxing to page edges. Top edge dusty. Previous owner's name on front end paper. Text block clean. The final book of the Forsyte Saga. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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Captures, Galsworthy, John
16 Galsworthy, John Captures
London William Heinemann 1927 Popular Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Good clean hardback in red cloth boards. 306 pages. Includes the remains of the dustwrapper. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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The Forsyte Saga, Galsworthy, John
17 Galsworthy, John The Forsyte Saga
London Heinemann 1937 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
Minor soiling to covers and wear to spine ends else a good clean hardback in green cloth boards with gilt lettering.School prize plate (Bolton School) on front pastedown dated 1938. Internally text block is very clean,famous novel about an upper-middle class British family. Includes fold out Family Tree of Forsytes. 1104 pages 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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The Forsyte Saga - Illustrated Edition, Galsworthy, John
18 Galsworthy, John The Forsyte Saga - Illustrated Edition
London Heinemann 1951 Illustrated Edition - Reprint Hard Cover Good Fair - Repaired 8vo Gross, Anthony 
Illustrated edition of this famous novel about an upper-middle class British family. Tiny hole to margin of page 48 which has been reinforced with clear tape. Text block is immaculate. Dustwrapper has been repaired reinforced with tape to all edges internally and to the spine strip externally & has minor loss to spine strip. Previous owner's sticker to front endpaper. 821 pages. Attractive drawings by Anthony Gross. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Silver Spoon, Galsworthy, John
19 Galsworthy, John The Silver Spoon
London William Heinemann 1951 Reprint Hard Cover Good + Good + 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
The second full novel in Galsworth's trilogy 'A Modern Comdey', which triumphantly resumes the Forsyte Chronicles after the close of the Saga. Good, square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 323 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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The Works of John Galsworthy. Manaton Edition Volume IV ONLY  - Villa Rubein and Other Stories, Galsworthy, John
20 Galsworthy, John The Works of John Galsworthy. Manaton Edition Volume IV ONLY - Villa Rubein and Other Stories
London Heinemann 1923 Limited Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
Bound in white vellum which has some light soiling and bumping/rubbing to corners. With frontispiece of Grove Lodge, Hampstead. This is VOLUME FOUR ONLY of the Heinemann Manaton Edition of the Works of John Galsworthy - a limited edition of 530 this being number 431 (unsigned) Printed on hand-made white paper.Titles are printed in blue and black. Decorated end papers. xiii + 448 pages. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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