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Danesbury House
1 Danesbury House
London S.W. Partridge Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
Blue decorated cloth covers. 352 pages + publisher's adverts. Undated but Sunday School Prize plate dated 1913 to front pastedown & previous owner's bookplate to front endpaper. Frontis + 4 further illustrations. Pages browning with age. An attractive copy. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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Stories from Dante, Bigg Wither E.H. (Dante)
2 Bigg Wither E.H. (Dante) Stories from Dante
London Dent 1936 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Part of the King's Treasuries of Literature series. Very good clean hardbak. 187 pages. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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The House of Halliwell, Mrs Henry Wood
3 Mrs Henry Wood The House of Halliwell
London Richard Bentley & Son 1896 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
A good clean copy of this now hard-to-find title. Bound in red cloth boards with gilt lettering and crest to front cover. 454 pages. Rear hinge is cracking. A little foxing to edges but text block is very clean. The earliest of Mrs Henry Wood's works, though not published until after her death - it demonstrates how from first to last she was influenced by firm faith and relgious spirit. 
Price: 102.50 GBP
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Flood-Tide, Wadsley, Olive
4 Wadsley, Olive Flood-Tide
London Cassell & Co 1929 First Edition Hard Cover Reading Copy No Jacket 8vo 
Square, tight hardback which has darkened to spine strip and edges. A little foxing to page edges but text block clean. Rear endpaper removed. A good reading copy in red cloth boards. 288 pages. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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Strike the Father Dead, Wain, John
5 Wain, John Strike the Father Dead
London The Reprint Society 1963 Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Story of a young man, Jeremy, who rebels against the future envisaged for him by his father and runs away from school to become a jazz pianist in wartime London. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which shows signs of wear and tear. 317 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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Now is the Time to Open Your Heart, Walker, Alice
6 Walker, Alice Now is the Time to Open Your Heart
London Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) 2005 0753819570 / 9780753819579 Soft Cover Near Fine 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
As new, unread copy which shows signs of minimal shelfwear. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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The Third Life of Grange Copeland, Walker, Alice
7 Walker, Alice The Third Life of Grange Copeland
London Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) 2004 0753819503 / 9780753819500 Soft Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
As new, unread copy which is now shop soiled/shelf worn - although text block is immaculate. "Walker's simple, poetic prose is also beautiful in its sincerity" The Times. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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The Way Forward is with a Broken Heart, Walker, Alice
8 Walker, Alice The Way Forward is with a Broken Heart
London Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) 2005 0753819724 / 9780753819722 Soft Cover As New 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
"An entrancing mix of memoir and short story ...close to perfection" The Observer. As new, unread paperback by the author of The Color Purple. 245 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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Devil's Plunge, Walker, David
9 Walker, David Devil's Plunge
London Collins 1968 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo 
Thriller set in the luxurious Swiss ski resort of Alpenheide. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which shows signs of edgwear. 288 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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The Reporter, Wallace, Edgar
10 Wallace, Edgar The Reporter
Great Britain Allied Newspapers Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Collection of nine short storeis featuring 'Wise' Symon a crime reporter - including The Murder of Bennett Sandman; The Safe Deposit at the Social Club; The Writings of Maconochie Hoe; The Case of Crook Beresford and The Last Throw of Crook Beresford. Good clean hardback, though pages have turned with age. 188 pages. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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I Walk Alone, Wallace, Kathleen
11 Wallace, Kathleen I Walk Alone
London William Heinemann Limited 1930 First Edition Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Some very occasional foxing but generally clean internally with some edgewear & bowing to boards. 337 pages. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Ben Hur, Wallace, Lew
12 Wallace, Lew Ben Hur
New York Dodd, Mead and Company 1953 Hard Cover Good Good 8vo 
The story of Judah Ben Hur, a Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish prince and merchant in Jerusalem who is condemned by his childhood friend to a life of slavery but through good fortune survives to seek his revenge and redeem the good name of his family. A good clean hardback in dustwrapper that shows signs of light shelfwear and fading to spine. Gift inscription on front endpaper. 491 pages. 16 pages of illustrations and an introductory biographical sketch by Basil Davenport. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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The Fortress, Walpole Hugh
13 Walpole Hugh The Fortress
London Macmillan 1963 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo 
The third volume of the Herries Chronicle. A very good clean hardbackwith small previous owner's sticker to front pastedown. Unclipped dustwrapper shows signs of light shelfwear. 811 pages. Includes fold-out family tree to rear. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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A Prayer for My Son, Walpole, Hugh
14 Walpole, Hugh A Prayer for My Son
London Macmillan & Co 1936 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A very good clean hardback in red cloth boards with black lettering to spine. 359 pages. Includes fold-out family tree to rear. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Jeremy, Walpole, Hugh
15 Walpole, Hugh Jeremy
London Macmillan & Co 1939 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
The first book in Walpole's trilogy of children's books featuring Jeremy Cole an eight year old boy who lived in Polchester. A very good clean copy bound in blue leatherette over stiff card boards. Gilt lettering has faded. The Cottage Library edition. 288 pages. All edges blue. Tanning to page edges. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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Jeremy and Hamlet, Walpole, Hugh
16 Walpole, Hugh Jeremy and Hamlet
London Macmillan & Co 1935 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
The second in Walpole's trilogy of children's books featuring Jeremy Cole and his best friend Hamlet. A very good clean copy bound in blue leatherette over stiff card boards. Gilt lettering has faded. The Cottage Library edition. 288 pages. All edges blue. Tanning to page edges. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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The Bright Pavilions, Walpole, Hugh
17 Walpole, Hugh The Bright Pavilions
London World Books 1941 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
Set in the reign of the first Queen Elizabeth this novel tells the story of the Herries brothers who seek different goals in life: Nicholas the contentment that comes from victory on the soil, Robin the Bright Pavilions of Heaven. A good clean hardback with faded spine. Some minor marks to orange covers. Previous owner's name to front endpaper. Some spotting to endpapers. 493 pages. Family tree to rear. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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The Fortress, Walpole, Hugh
18 Walpole, Hugh The Fortress
London Pan 1979 0330026429 / 9780330026420 Fourth Printing Paperback Reading Copy 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Good clean reading copy of the the third volume of the Herries Chronicle. Reading creases to covers and slight tanning to page edges. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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The Herries Chronicle - Rogue Herries, Judith Paris, the Fortress, Vanessa, Walpole, Hugh
19 Walpole, Hugh The Herries Chronicle - Rogue Herries, Judith Paris, the Fortress, Vanessa
London The Reprint Society 1955 Reprint Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Historical fiction telling the story of a family in the Lake District between the years 1730 and 1932. Four titles in one volume for the first time and with a foreword by the author. Square, tight hardback. in dustwrapper which shows signs of light shelfwear. - 1488pp. Thin paper. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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Brass, Walsh, Helen
20 Walsh, Helen Brass
Edinburgh, Scotland Canongate Books Ltd 2004 1841954845 / 9781841954844 First Edition Card Covers Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Acclaimed debut novel - 296 pages. Clean, bright paperback with a dustjacket. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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