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Breakthrough, Iggulden, John
1 Iggulden, John Breakthrough
London Chapman & Hall 1960 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 8vo 
Futuristic novel concerning the successful attempts of one man to subdue another against overwhelming odds, and so to break a system of life that is threatening the freedom of the world. Square, tight hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which shows signs of wear and tear and darkening to the spine. 240 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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The Golden Calf, Ilf & Petrov
2 Ilf & Petrov The Golden Calf
London Frederick Muller Ltd 1964 First British Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Satirical novel set in 1930's Soviet Russia in which a millionaire can't spend his roubles because he might be taken for a capitalist. Very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which has slight fading to spine. 340 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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When Joan Was Pope, Ince, Richard
3 Ince, Richard When Joan Was Pope
London Eric Partridge Ltd 1931 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Clean, bright hardback with faded spine. No jacket. Yellow top edge. Faint blemish to page 13. 262 pages. Historical novel. A very good copy of this now extremely hard-to-find title. 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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The Ingoldsby Legends or Mirth & Marvels  First, Second and Third Series (3 volumes), Ingoldsby, Thomas [Barham R.H.]
4 Ingoldsby, Thomas [Barham R.H.] The Ingoldsby Legends or Mirth & Marvels First, Second and Third Series (3 volumes)
London Richard Bentley & Son 1855 Eleventh Edition Full Leather Very Good 8vo 
Attractive set bound in green leather gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Marbled page edges and endpapers. Gift inscription to front endpaper of volume one. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown of each volume. All volumes are a little rubbed to the edges and volume three has a small scuff to leather on the front board. All bindings tight. Text block very clean. Illustrations by George Cruikshank, John Leech, & Dalton, pages xiii 338 appendix ; 288 ; 364. A collection of myths, legends, ghost stories and poetry supposedly written by Thomas Ingoldsby of Tappington Manor, but actually penned by the Rev Richard Barham. 
Price: 132.50 GBP
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Solomons Seal, Innes, Hammond
5 Innes, Hammond Solomons Seal
London William Collins 1980 0002223953 / 9780002223959 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Innes's story of a copper rich Pacific Island on the brink of revolution and a rare and unusual stamp which stirs a hornet's nest. Previous owner's note to ffep states the aquisition of this copy on the first day of publication - 11 August 1980. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 320 pages including author's note. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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The Black Tide, & The Big Footprints, Innes, Hammond
6 Innes, Hammond The Black Tide, & The Big Footprints
London Pan MacMillan 2002 0330418181 / 9780330418188 Omnibus Paper Back Near Fine 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
As new, unread copy with signs of slight shelf wear. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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A Change of Heir, Innes, Michael
7 Innes, Michael A Change of Heir
London Victor Gollancz 1966 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Thriller in which a 'resting actor' receives a mysterious proposition to impersonate the wealthy Nicholas Comberford. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w with light sunning to spine - 192 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Elizabeth and the Prince of Spain, Irwin, Margaret
8 Irwin, Margaret Elizabeth and the Prince of Spain
New York, NY, USA Book-of-the-Month Club 1993 Book Club Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Part 3 of the Elizabeth I trilogy. Clean, bright hardback - 255 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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The Gay Galliard, Irwin, Margaret
9 Irwin, Margaret The Gay Galliard
London Chatto & Windus 1942 Third Impression Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Historical novel of the love story of Mary Queen of Scots. Previous owner's details to ffep. Shelfwear & tear to d/w and sunning to spine. Interesting message printed to rear flap encouraging the inhabitants of the occupied countries to listen in to the BBC broadcasts in order to learn the truth about the war. 424 pages. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Lions and Shadows : An Education in the Twenties, Isherwood, Christopher
10 Isherwood, Christopher Lions and Shadows : An Education in the Twenties
London The New English Library 1968 First Thus Paper Back Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Part of the N.E.L. Modern Classics 5/- Series. Absorbing autobiographical novel which gives a fascinating insight into the education of a young writer. Good tight paperback with light reading creases to spine and sunning to page edges - 191 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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When We Were Orphans, Ishiguro, Kazuo
11 Ishiguro, Kazuo When We Were Orphans
London Faber & Faber 2000 0571204406 / 9780571204403 Soft Cover Reading Copy 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A story of memory, intrigue and a need to return set between the London and Shanghai of the inter-war years. Large format paperback with signs of shelfwear - a good reading copy - 313 pages. Previous owner's name to half-title. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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