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Renee Mauperin

By: De Goncourt, Jules & Edmond

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1902

Seller ID: 048724

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Intimate

By: Gage, Elizabeth

Price: £10.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Pocket Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022380

ISBN: 0671897063

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman : A Novel

By: Gaines, Ernest J.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050541

ISBN: 0718110951

Condition: Good


Good ex-library copy with the usual markings and a 'Withdrawn' stamp to title page.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. View more info

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The Triumph - a Novel of Modern Diplomacy

By: Galbraith, John Kenneth

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Heron:

Seller ID: 057575

Condition: Very Good


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 post-war period. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Square, tight hardback in red leatherette boards with ornate gilt decoration. 239 pages. View more info

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Rules of War - SIGNED COPY

By: Gale, Iain

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064183

ISBN: 0007253559

Condition: Good


SIGNED by Ian Gale in black pen on the half-title page. Square, tight hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which shows signs of light shelfwear. Small indent to bottom edge of front board, and a couple of faint marks to bottom edges, otherwise a very good clean copy. 332 pages. First printing. Prompt dispatch View more info

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A June Romance (SIGNED COPY)

By: Gale, Norman

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Rugby, Warwickshire, George E. Over: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Publisher

Seller ID: 034582

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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A Perfectly Good Man

By: Gale, Patrick

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate: 2012

Seller ID: 052843

ISBN: 0007313470

Condition: Near Fine


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. View more info

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The Good Doctor

By: Galgut, Damon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Atlantic Books: 2003

Seller ID: 032558

ISBN: 1843542021

Condition: Very Good


Unread copy which now shows signs of light shelfwear. 216 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Foolish Immortals

By: Gallico, Paul

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1956

Seller ID: 046759

Condition: Good


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. View more info

Mrs. Harris Goes to New York

By: Gallico, Paul

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051474

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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The Snow Goose

By: Gallico, Paul

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1949

Edition: Illustrated Edition - Reprint

Seller ID: 064685

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean copy - no dustjacket. Gift inscription dated 1950 to front endpaper. Tiny bumps to bottom corners of boards. The classic story of a hunchback artist and a young girl who build a relationship when she brings him an injured Snow Goose to heal. Beautifully illustrated by Sir Peter Scott 55 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Manx Mouse

By: Gallico, Paul

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Limited: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064954

Condition: Very Good


Modern story of the misbegotten ceramic mouse that came to life and was sent forth into the world. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing very small scuff marks to cover (see photo) and now protected in a plastic jacket - 191 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Swan Song

By: Galsworthy John

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The London Book Co:

Seller ID: 015092

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Swan Song

By: Galsworthy John

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023333

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Villa Rubein

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: £152.50

Publisher: Leipzig, Germany, Bernhard Tauchnitz: 1910

Edition: Copyright Edition

Seller ID: 039304

Condition: Very Good


A very good clean hardback bound in attractive binding. 264 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Silver Spoon

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1951

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 040905

Condition: Good +


The second full novel in Galsworthy's trilogy 'A Modern Comedy', 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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Captures

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1927

Edition: Popular Edition

Seller ID: 053014

Condition: Good


Good clean hardback in red cloth boards. 306 pages. Includes the remains of the dustwrapper. View more info

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The Works of John Galsworthy. Manaton Edition Volume IV ONLY - Villa Rubein and Other Stories

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1923

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 055922

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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The Works of John Galsworthy. Manaton Edition Volume V ONLY - The Island Pharisees

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1923

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 055923

Condition: Good


Bound in white vellum which has some light soiling and bumping/rubbing to corners. With frontispiece of Ferrand as played by Mr. Ernest Thesiger. This is VOLUME FIVE 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. xviii + 355 pages. View more info

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The Works of John Galsworthy. Manaton Edition Volume IX ONLY - The Freelands

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1923

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 055924

Condition: Good


Bound in white vellum which has some light soiling and bumping/rubbing to corners. With frontispiece of Bob Tryst's cottage. This is VOLUME NINE 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. xii + 481 pages. View more info