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Through Russia

By: Gorky, Maxim

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Heron Books:

Seller ID: 057509

Condition: Very Good


A collection of Gorky's masterful short stories. Red leatherette binding with gilt decoration. Previous owner's bookplate on front endpaper. . 277 pages. Binding tight and square. View more info

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Bend Sinister

By: Nabakov, Vladimir

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1960

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 066260

Condition: Good


The state has been recently taken over and is being run by the tyrannical and philistine ‘Average Man’ party. Under the slogans of equality and happiness for all, it has done away with individualism and freedom of thought. Some foxing to prelims else a clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 211 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Guerrillas

By: Naipaul, V. S.

Price: £37.50

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065523

ISBN: 0233967028

Condition: Very Good


Novel set on an island depicting a convulsion in its public life, ending in private violence as the place and people are evoked with an intensity unrivalled elsewhere in the late author's work. Indecipherable gift? inscription to ffep else a near fine copy. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w protected by a protective film - 253 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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At Ease with Stress

By: Nash, Wanda

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Darton,Longman & Todd Ltd: 1988

Seller ID: 025082

ISBN: 0232517770

Condition: Very Good


How to develop practical skills to cope with the pressures of contemporary living. Contains specific sections on the problems that Christians may have in coping with stress as they are called to imitate Christ. 222 pages including index. A very good, clean copy. View more info

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Many Long Years Ago

By: Nash,Ogden

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1954

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 042816

Condition: Very Good


Compiled from the author's earlier works, which were published in America and arranged afresh and revised by him for the British edition. Clean, square copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 198 pages including an index of first lines. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Guest And His Going : A Novel

By: Newby, P. H.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape & the Book Society: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 058022

Condition: Very Good


Comedy set in London during the Suez crisis of 1956. Clean, square hardback with previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. Unclipped d/w shows light shelfwear - 256 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Quack

By: Newman, Edgar F.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Ware, Hertfordshire, Castlemead Publications: 1990

Seller ID: 048831

ISBN: 0948555270

Condition: As New


Novel set in and around Hitchin about a charlatan Doctor during the 1840's. As new, unread paperback. 224 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Bad Dreams

By: Newman, Kim

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1994

Seller ID: 016169

ISBN: 058621366X

Condition: Reading Copy


Good, clean reading copy - 317 pages. Next page dispatch. View more info

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White Sunrise (SIGNED COPY)

By: Newton, John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, Next Century Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 066015

ISBN: 0954401107

Condition: Very Good


Thriller set in East Africa during the turbulent early years of the twentieth century in Europe and East Africa. Clean, bright copy which is SIGNED by the author with the inscription ''Ted and Fiona All good wishes and I hope you enjoy my book John - John Newton Leighton Buzzard 29/11/2009'' Also, laid in, is a short note from the author to the purchasers. 429 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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If the Corncrake Calls

By: Niall, Ian

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Castle Douglas, Scotland, Neil Wilson Publishing: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066838

ISBN: 1906000948

Condition: Near Fine


An anthology of the author's non-fiction writings, compiled and edited by his daughter, Shelia Pehrson and with a foreword by Douglas Dunn. Clean, bright copy which appears unread - 129 pages including bibliography. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Foxhollow (SIGNED COPY)

By: Niall, Ian

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Limited: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 066839

Condition: Good


Novel set in a small village, where one would have thought that life was as sweet as the cooing of the doves upon the branches of the trees. Yet beneath this calm, human nature is at work, just as much as anywhere else. Some odd, light spotting to page edges/prelims else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing some shelf wear and a long crease to the front cover now protected in a plastic jacket. SIGNED & dated 1949 by the author across the half-title - 248 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Owl Hunters

By: Niall, Ian

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Limited: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066844

ISBN: 043495389X

Condition: Very Good


Children's adventure thriller which includes notes at the end of the book which young bird enthusiasts will find very useful with tips on how to keep owls as pets. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w protected in a plastic film - 124 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Harmless Albatross

By: Niall, Ian

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Limited: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066845

Condition: Very Good


Novel which brings a small Welsh village alive when a sailor suddenly decides to return home after eight carefree, roistering years at sea. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w protected in an adhered plastic film - 248 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Deluge (SIGNED COPY)

By: Niall, Ian

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA., Duell, Sloan & Pearce: 1951

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 066846

Condition: Good


Thriller set in a village where one man guards the Ling Dam, knowing the fate of the villagers is in the palm of his hands. Good, clean copy which is SIGNED by the author to the half-title page. Unclipped d/w shows some shelfwear/rubbing and small losses and is now protected in a plastic film - 283 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Hey, Delaney !

By: Niall, Ian

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066847

Condition: Good


Mystery which sees an insurance policy taken out for £50,000 and Inspector Potterton being called on to investigate a case of fraud. Good, clean hardback in an unclipped d/w protected in a plastic film - 292 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Warriors of the Tempest Bk. 3 : Orcs First Blood

By: Nicholls, Stan

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 2000

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 035845

ISBN: 0575070692

Condition: As New


As new, unread copy of this book being Book 3 of the Orcs First Blood series set in a world where orcs are heroes. 280 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Sunlight on the Lawn

By: Nichols, Beverley

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042565

Condition: Very Good


Tells the story of the last stages of the transformation of 'Merry Hall' as the house is finished and the garden is finally designed. Gift inscription opposite half-title. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 255 pages. View more info

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Brother & Sister

By: Nickolay, Michael

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hagerstown, Maryland, U.S.A., Lippincott Williams & Wilkins: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 036090

ISBN: 0397013701

Condition: Very Good


Gripping novel that penetrates he strange, compelling relationship between two siblings and the secret that binds them. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which shows signs of shelfwear. SIGNED by the author on the front free endpaper in blue biro. 234 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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White Male Heart ( SIGNED COPY )

By: Nicoll, Ruaridh

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Doubleday: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 058130

ISBN: 0385602081

Condition: Near Fine


Number Line 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2. Powerful and shocking debut novel that delves deep into the male psyche and announces the arrival of an exceptional new literary voice. Flat SIGNED by the author in black ink to the title page. Clean, bright hardback in an unclipped d/w - 332 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Lexy

By: Niklaus, Thelma

Price: £102.50

Publisher: London, Peter Davies: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026783

Condition: Very Good


A very good clean copy in price-clipped jacket which shows signs of light shelfwear and which small tears to both spine ends and to edges of rear cover. Text block clean. Binding square and tight. An attractive copy of this now hard-to-find title. View more info