Sort

Showing 2261-2280 of 2347

Image for Husband For Victoria

Husband For Victoria

By: Wilkins, Vaughan

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064780

Condition: Very Good


Robustly entertaining and exciting story of a plot which, if it is not thwarted, would have changed the face of Europe. Gift inscription to ffep. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing lightest shelfwear/rubbing - 319 pages including epilogue. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Nine Layers of Sky

Nine Layers of Sky

By: Williams, Liz

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Pan: 2004

Edition: First British Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 035848

ISBN: 1405005637

Condition: Near Fine


Clean, bright copy of this large-format paperback which appears unread. First British paperback edition with complete number line. Slight crease to rear cover at bottom corner. 427 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Only Say the Word

Only Say the Word

By: Williams, Niall

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Picador: 2006

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 022906

ISBN: 0330433962

Condition: Very Good


Compelling novel from the author of 'The Fall of Light'. Unread paperback with slightest signs of storage. 264 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Border Country : A Novel

Border Country : A Novel

By: Williams, Raymond

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Readers Union and Chatto and Windus: 1962

Seller ID: 065357

Condition: Very Good


The story of a family and a society sees the hero, Matthew Price called back to his remote Welsh home to visit his seriously ill father. Previous owner's name/date and residue of tape marks to pastedowns/endpapers else a clean, square hardback in a d/w showing lightest shelfwear - 351 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Caliban's Hour

Caliban's Hour

By: Williams, Tad

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Legend Books: 1994

Seller ID: 051453

ISBN: 0099263610

Condition: Very Good


The bestselling author takes one of Shakespeare's most mysterious characters and makes him breathe as Prospero's Isle and its rough magic live again. Light tanning to page margins else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing sunning to spine - 180 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Salar the Salmon

Salar the Salmon

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061916

Condition: Good


Touching story of a salmon's final journey upstream. Good clean hardback in brown cloth binding with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. A little foxing to endpapers. Gift inscription to front endpaper dated Xmas 1935. 320 pages. View more info

Image for A Clear Water Stream

A Clear Water Stream

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065463

Condition: Good


Memoirs of Williamson's fishing expeditions in the 1930s. Blue cloth boards with slightly faded spine. Previous owner's card affixed to front endpaper.. Text block very clean. Nice tight binding. 229 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Scribbling Lark

Scribbling Lark

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065467

Condition: Good


Set in the mid-1930s, Zig and Zag are two monkeys who escape from the confines of a zoo together with an old and condemned cart-horse amid a great hue and cry from officialdom. The trio meet up with a cockney character who aids and abets them, and takes them to his 'farm' where he looks after them along with his other animal friends. And in due course our crafty cockney has the brilliant idea of entering the trio for the Derby. To avoid recognition the fugitives, with many complicated manoeuvres, are disguised: the old grey cart-horse with indelible scribbles as on the egg of a yellowhammer (o... View more info

Image for The Innocent Moon

The Innocent Moon

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, MacDonald & Co: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065518

Condition: Very Good


Novel in which Phillip Maddison emerges from the war feeling overwhelmed by the powers of destruction. He resumes his old life but feels unsettled and, seeking solace, pursues a series of adventures with young women. Then he meets Barley, whose freshness and openness seem to offer something different. Clean, square hardback - 415 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Salar The Salmon

Salar The Salmon

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1961

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 066850

Condition: Very Good


The touching story of a salmon's final journey upstream, by the author given the power of seeing life from the point of view of the animals he describes. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing some shelfwear & tear/rubbing with sunning to spine - 215 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Star-Born

The Star-Born

By: Williamson, Henry (Introduction by)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1948

Seller ID: 065461

Condition: Good


Blue cloth boards with faded spine. Gift inscription to front endpaper. Illustrations by M.E. Eldridge. Text block very clean. Nice tight binding. 202 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Buckingham Palace Connection

The Buckingham Palace Connection

By: Willis, Ted

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045505

ISBN: 0333241770

Condition: Very Good


Novel featuring a man's hazardous race against time in a mission to save the Tsar. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which creased to bottom edge of front cover. 288 pages. Slight tanning to page edges. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Religion

The Religion

By: Willocks, Tim

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape Ltd: 2006

Seller ID: 027314

ISBN: 0224077988

Condition: Reading Copy


Good, clean, large format paperback showing some slight waviness to a few pages. A very good reading copy - 627 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Omega Cloister

Omega Cloister

By: Wilson , John

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012520

ISBN: 0002258005

Condition: Near Fine


Clean, bright copy in an un-clipped d/w. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Vicar of Sorrows

The Vicar of Sorrows

By: Wilson, A. N.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, W W Norton & Co Inc: 1994

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 062213

ISBN: 0393036103

Condition: Very Good


Powerful novel in which Wilson proposes an experiment in alchemy. Number Line 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 391 pages. Foreedges remain untrimmed. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Middle Age of Mrs Eliot

The Middle Age of Mrs Eliot

By: Wilson, Angus

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1961

Seller ID: 059686

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean copy of this Penguin book. 349 pages. Novel about an upper-middle-class woman in her early forties whose life takes a completely unexpected turn after a disaster. View more info

Image for Setting the World on Fire

Setting the World on Fire

By: Wilson, Angus

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065427

ISBN: 043657604X

Condition: Very Good


Novel set in the post-war years whose central theme is the love of two brothers whose lives have followed different paths. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w which is protected. 296 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Middle Age of Mrs Eliot : A. Novel

The Middle Age of Mrs Eliot : A. Novel

By: Wilson, Angus

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065437

Condition: Good


Sombre, but shot through with the author's ironic humour in producing a study of the sources of human will. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w protected in a plastic film - 430 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Anglo-Saxon Attitudes

Anglo-Saxon Attitudes

By: Wilson, Angus

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1958

Edition: First Penguin Edition

Seller ID: 066681

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean Penguin paperback. Tanned to pages. 347 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Magical Thought in Creative Writing : Distinctive Roles of Fantasy and Imagination in Fiction

Magical Thought in Creative Writing : Distinctive Roles of Fantasy and Imagination in Fiction

By: Wilson, Anne

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, The Thimble Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050534

ISBN: 0903355094

Condition: Good


Sets out to establish the role and behaviour of primitive, magical thinking (fantasy) in the creation of fiction and to distinguish this from imaginative art, where the rational faculties are at work. Some tanning to page edges else a clean square copy in a price-clipped d/w showing slight shelfwear and sunning to spine - 156 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info