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The Tiger in the Smoke

By: Allingham, Margery

Price: £10.50

Publisher: United States, Doubleday: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054560


Thriller set in London where there's "a fog on" Good clean hardback though no jacket. Small bump to bottom edge of front cover. 254 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Lovely Sergeant

By: Burgess, Alan

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, The Companion Book Club: 1964

Seller ID: 064525


The true story of Flora Sandes, an English clergyman's daughter, who by an amazing sequence of events, became a soldier herself - in fact, a sergeant in the Serbian Army during one of the bitterest campaigns of the First World War. Foxing to page edges else a very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 208 pages. Map endpapers. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Memoirs of a Slave-Trader

By: Canot, Theodore

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1929

Seller ID: 061152


Sardonic account of piracy and mutiny, of battles with warships or rival traders and of the fantastic lives of European and half-caste slavers on the West Coast of Africa. A very good clean hardback in blue cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. 285 pages + publisher's adverts. Part of the Traveller's Library series. View more info

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Christopher Marlowe - The Mermaid Series

By: Ellis, Havelock (editor)

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn: 1947

Seller ID: 055638


Introduction by J.A. Symonds. Includes the original text ofTamburlaine, Doctor Faustus, The Jew of Malta and Edward the Second. Good clean hardback in unclipped dustrwapper which shows signs of light shelfwear with darkened spine. Light foxing to page edges but text block is clean. 430 pages. Part of the Mermaid Series. View more info

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The White Peacock

By: Lawrence, D.H.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Heron Books:

Seller ID: 053721


Blue leatherette with ornate gilt decoration. 322 pages. A very good clean hardback. Novel in which Cyril Beardsall Cyril Beardsall describes the relationship of his sister, Lettie, with George Saxton, a son of a tenant farmer, and Leslie Tempest, heir of a wealthy mine owner. View more info

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The Speech of Angels,

By: Maas, Sharon

Price: £18.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019611


As new, unread copy which shows signs of minimal shelf wear. First printing with complete number line. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Towers of Trebizond

By: Macaulay, Rose

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, The Reprint Society: 1959

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 062132


The story of a group of people who set out, with a camel, to explore the possibilities of a proposed Anglican mission to Turkey. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Clean, bright copy in dustwrapper which has darkened spine. - 256 pages. View more info

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Mrs. Brown Again (SIGNED COPY)

By: Macbean, Robert

Price: £47.50

Publisher: Not Stated, Not Stated:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 008078


"Being some account of the further adventures and reminiscences of a lady who enlivened the nineteenth century. With apologies and homage to her creator the late Arthur Sketchley." Printed for private circulation only. Written on the front fly leaf. "Mr. Gentle. With the author's kind regards, April 1938" Slight fading to board edges. Clean, tight hardback copy bound in blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. 86 pages. Some sunning to board edges. Prom... View more info

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A Pier and a Band

By: MacCarthy, Mary

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Martin Secker: 1931

Edition: New Edition Revised

Seller ID: 054840


With an introductory appreciation by David Garnett who rated the work as a charming novel, as full of life and grace as Perdita herself. Previous owner's details to front pastedown and light sunning to page edges else a good clean copy - 318 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Frontera - SIGNED COPY

By: MacClure, Victor

Price: £277.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 030437


Clean, bright copy in the scarce 7/6 dustjacket. 320 pages. Blue cloth binding with black lettering. Slight fading to spine strip and board edges. Text block very clean. Binding square and tight. Some minor darkening to spine strip and edges of jacket and several small closed tears to edges. Illustrated with map and four b&w drawings to the front of the book. An absorbing thriller concerning a girl's adventures at the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War. Signed on the ... View more info

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The History of Gutta-Percha Willie - The Working Genius

By: Macdonald George

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son:

Seller ID: 003134


No date but prize bookplate on front pastedown dated 1913. Frontis + 7 other illustrations. Both the frontis and one of the illustrations are loose but book is complete and binding still square and tight. Turquoise boards are soiled and red decoration of a lady holding a tree to front board is scratched. 212pp + adverts. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Way the Crow Flies

By: MacDonald, Ann-Marie

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate Ltd: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021008


A clean, crisp copy in unclipped jacket. 720 pages. First edition, First Printing with complete number line. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Opal Hunters or the Men of Red Creek Camp

By: Macdonald, Robert M.

Price: £32.50

Publisher: London, S.W. Partridge:

Seller ID: 059754


Square, tight hardback in green decorated cloth boards with laid on picture. Some foxing. Previous owner's name on front endpaper dated Christmas 1914. Colour frontis + 4 bw plates. 320 pages + publisher's adverts. View more info

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Assignment in Brittany

By: MacInnes, Helen

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 049079


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Message from Malaga

By: MacInnes, Helen

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 053356


Thrilling novel of espionage set against the picturesque background first of Malaga and later Granada. Square, tight hardback which has a little foxing to page edges but text block is clean. Unclipped dustjacket shows signs of slight shelfwear only. 349 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Midnight Is Mine

By: MacKinlay, Leila

Price: £10.50

Publisher: West Seneca, NY, USA, Ulverscroft Large Print Books Ltd: 1991

Edition: Large Print

Seller ID: 023937


Complete and unabridged ex-library large print copy with the usual markings. Generally clean and bright with the odd minor blemish and front endpaper removed. 426 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Force 10 from Navarone

By: Maclean, Alistair

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Heron: 1973

Seller ID: 052153


Blue leatherette boards with gilt decoration - gilt lettering has faded to spine. 246 pages World War II novel in which three Royal Marines are parachuted into war-torn Yugoslavia. View more info

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The Way to Dusty Death

By: Maclean, Alistair

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Heron: 1974

Seller ID: 052154


Blue leatherette boards with gilt decoration - gilt lettering has faded to spine. 246 pages. Thriller featuring Johnny Harlow as a racing-driver who has turned to drink. View more info

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Where Eagles Dare

By: Maclean, Alistair

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Heron: 1973

Seller ID: 052158


Blue leatherette boards with gilt decoration - gilt lettering has faded to spine. 258 pages. World War II novel in which the Allied forces attempt to rescue a captured US General. View more info

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Caravan to Vaccares

By: Maclean, Alistair

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Heron: 1973

Seller ID: 052159


Blue leatherette boards with gilt decoration - gilt lettering has faded to spine. 253 pages. Novel set in the Provence region of France in which a couple try to discover the secret the gypsies are so determined to hide. View more info