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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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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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Nada the Lily

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Collins: 1957

Seller ID: 066853

Condition: Very Good


Historical novel by English writer H. Rider Haggard, first published in 1892 and inspired by the author's time in South Africa. Previous owner's details to ffep crossed through. Good, clean copy in faux leather covers with gilt decoration and lettering to spine - 320 pages including bibliography. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Holy Flower

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co:

Seller ID: 067779

Condition: Good


Allan Quatermain novel which concerns an expedition for a very rare orchid, and the search for the kidnapped wife of one of Quatermain's friends. Some foxing throughout else a good clean hardback in green cloth boards with black lettering and decoration. 320 pages. Undated circa 1915. View more info

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Child of Storm

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Macdonald: 1952

Seller ID: 067833

Condition: Good


Novel featuring Allan Quatermain set in 1854-56 and concerns Quatermain hunting in Zululand and getting involved with Mameema, a beautiful African girl who causes great turmoil in the Zulu kingdom. A little foxing to page edges else a good clean hardback which has faded to top edge of spine, in a tatty dustjacket which shows signs of wear/tear and minor loss. 240 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Allan's Wife and Other Tales

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Griffith Farran, Okeden & Welsh:

Seller ID: 067875

Condition: Reading Copy


Good clean reading copy. Hinges have been reinforced with linen binder's tape. Slight spine lean. Ligh wear to cloth at ends of spine. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. A little foxing to page edges but generally a good clean copy with 34 illustrations by Maurice Greiffenhagen and Charles Kerr. 331 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Pearl Maiden - A Tale of the Fall of Jerusalem

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Longmans Green: 1903

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 067937

Condition: Good


The story of Miriam an orphan, whose Christian mother puts into the care of a loyal servant woman. Blue cloth binding with gilt lettering. Light wear to spine at cloth ends & corners and the odd blemish to boards. Light foxing throughout. 16 b/w illustrations. 463 pages. View more info

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Joan Haste

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Longmans Green: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067938

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean hardback. Rebacked. Wear to cloth at corners. 425 pages + publisher's catalogue dated July 1985. Dark green cloth boards with bevelled edges and gilt lettering and decoration. Tissue protected frontis plus further b/w illustrations. Prompt dispatch., View more info

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King Solomon's Mines

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Cassell:

Seller ID: 067990

Condition: Good


Novel in which a group of adventurer's led by Allan Quatermain, search an unexplored region of Africa in search of the missing brother of one of the party. A very good clean hardback in attractive blue decorated cloth boards. Slightly faded spine. Book plate to front pastedown. A little foxing to page edges but text block is generally clean. 333 pages. Undated but print line is 30.615. View more info

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She : A History of Adventure

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 067991

Condition: Good


A Victorian professor and his adopted son travel to Africa in search of a lost civilisation. There they encounter a primitive race of natives and a mysterious white queen named Ayesha who reigns as the all-powerful "She", or "She-who-must-be-obeyed". Very good clean copy bound in red leatherette covers over card. Gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Previous owner's details on front endpaper. Introduction by Stuart Cloete. Illustrated by Will Nickless. 320 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Ghost Kings

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1952

Seller ID: 067995

Condition: Good


The story of Rachel Dove, a British missionary's daughter who the Zulus come to view as their Inkosazana y Zoola or Great Lady of the Heavens; the embodiment and incarnation of their goddess. Square tight hardback. No jacket. Some foxing to endpapers and page edges but text block is generally clean. 394 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Heu-Heu or The Monster

By: Haggard, H. Ridger

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 067994

ISBN: 0091124905

Condition: Reading Copy


Ex-library copy with usual markings. Good clean hardback in protected dustjacket. 265 pages. An Allan Quatermain story in which he delves into the mystery of Heu-Heu, a monstrous, 12-foot-tall, clawed and red-bearded semi-gorilla god who may or may not exist. 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