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The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes : Volume III

By: Doyle, Arthur Conan

Price: £45.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, WW Norton & Co: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063081

ISBN: 0393065944

Condition: As New


Four classic novels of Sherlock Holmes, heavily illustrated and annotated with extensive scholarly commentary - A Study in Scarlet (1887) a tale of murder and revenge that tells of Holmes and Dr. Watson's first meeting; The Sign of Four (1889) a chilling tale of lost treasure...and of how Watson met his wife; The Hound of the Baskervilles (1901) hailed as the greatest mystery novel of all time; and The Valley of Fear (1914) a fresh murder scene that leads Holmes to solve a long-forgotten mystery. Edited with annotations by Leslie S. Klinger, with additional research by Janet Byrne and Patrici... View more info

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The African Queen

By: Forester, C.S.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1956

Edition: First Penguin Edition

Seller ID: 066636

Condition: Very Good


As World War I reaches the heart of the African jungle, Charlie Allnutt and Rose Sayer, a dishevelled trader and an English spinster missionary, find themselves thrown together by circumstance. Fighting time, heat, malaria, and bullets, they make their escape on the rickety steamboat The African Queen...and hatch their own outrageous military plan. Very good clean paperback with tanned pages. 272 pages.. View more info

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Ilona

By: Habe, Hans

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, The Book Club: 1962

Seller ID: 028436

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth boards with black lettering, 440 pages. A very good, clean copy in square tight binding. Translated from the German by Michael Bullock. Previous owner's details on front endpaper. View more info

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The Man on the Terrace

By: Hacker, Mary

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Harpenden, Hertfordshire, Author: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040449

ISBN: 1854210653

Condition: Near Fine


Privately published mystery by the author of 'The Charming Boy' and 'The Kind Young Man'. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 223 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Swinger

By: Hadath, Gunby

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1947

Edition: Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 016854

Condition: Good


Good, clean copy in light brown cloth with dark brown lettering to spine. Some sunning to boards and spine. 254 pages. View more info

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King Solomon's Mines

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: £47.50

Publisher: London, Cassell:

Seller ID: 066116

Condition: Good


Novel in which a group of adventurer's led by Allan Quatermain, search an unxplored region of Africa in search of the missing brother of one of the party. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper ( 1/6 net ) showing shelfwear & tear with small losses (see photo) - 356 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Goose Girl

By: Hale, Shannon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 2005

Seller ID: 020797

ISBN: 0747571236

Condition: Very Good


As new, unread copy which is now a little shop soiled. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Adventures of Signor McGlusky

By: Hales, A. G.

Price: £27.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057681

Condition: Good


Another in the author's 'McGlusky' series finds McGlusky's prowess is as marvellous as ever. Previous owner's name stamp to f/r feps and to top of title page. Light sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback in a somewhat tatty d/w showing wear & internally repaired tears and some losses (see photo) - 318 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Manslaughter: A Stanley Hastings Mystery

By: Hall, Parnell

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Carroll & Graf Publishers: 2003

Seller ID: 019175

ISBN: 0786711272

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright copy in unclipped jacket. Previous owner's stamp to title page. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Dead Reckoning : A Yorkshire Mystery

By: Hall, Patricia

Price: £17.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Minotaur Books: 2005

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 029212

ISBN: 0312321538

Condition: Near Fine


As new, unread copy which shows signs of slightest storage. 280 pages. A Yorkshire mystery. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Electric Michelangelo

By: Hall, Sarah

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 2004

Seller ID: 019331

ISBN: 0571219292

Condition: Very Good


Unread paperback in an un-clipped d/w. Slightest signs of storage. 340 pp. Internally clean and bright. Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2004. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Happiness - A Tragic Comedy

By: Hamilton, Cosmo

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Hutchinson:

Edition: 50th Thousand

Seller ID: 011544

Condition: Good


Pages have yellowed with age. Covers are a little soiled. 254 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Bell House

By: Hamilton, Ruth

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Corgi Books: 2005

Seller ID: 021339

ISBN: 055215167X

Condition: Very Good


A very good, copy which has light shop soiling to edges. Text block clean. Binding tight. 539 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Maltese Falcon

By: Hammett, Dashiell

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ): 2002

Seller ID: 016514

ISBN: 0752847643

Condition: Reading Copy


Light creasing to covers. A good reading copy of this book voted Number 1 mystery of all time by the Mystery Writers of America. View more info

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The Journey Homeward

By: Hanley, Gerald

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036056

Condition: Good +


Novel which examines the gulf between the mind and spirit of East and West, and relates it to an Indian state embarking on her own independent destiny. Book Society Choice. Good, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 384 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Trumpet-Major

By: Hardy Thomas

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1990

Seller ID: 057914

Condition: Very Good


Novel set in Weymouth during the Napoleonic wars in which three suitors pursue the heroine, Anne Garland,. Clean, bright hardback which appears unread presented in red slipcase. 314 pages. View more info

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A Tale of Two Nurses

By: Hardy, Gladys

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Edward O. Beck: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010835

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright copy that has suffered a one inch tear to page 77 as a result of that page having been incorrectly trimmed at the printers. Hard to find title. Slightest edgewear to un-clipped d/w. 203 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Blue Earth

By: Hardy, Jules

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040514

ISBN: 0743268490

Condition: Very Good


Powerful novel from the acclaimed author of Altered Land and Mister Candid. Set against the dramatic elements we live in, Hardy takes us on an epic journey from the battlefields of World War Two to the oil rigs of the late twentieth century - a journey of love, adventure and human fallibility. Clean, tight hardback in an unclipped d/w - 438 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Under the Greenwood Tree

By: Hardy, Thomas

Price: £6.00

Publisher: West Drayton, Middlesex, Penguin Books Ltd (UK): 1994

Seller ID: 013950

ISBN: 0140620966

Condition: As New


As new, unread copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Far from the Madding Crowd

By: Hardy, Thomas

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Ware, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom, Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 015970

ISBN: 1853260673

Condition: Good


Clean, bright copy with light reading creases and sunning to page edges. 423 pages View more info