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Little Women & Good Wives

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Seeley and Co:

Seller ID: 059445

Condition: Very Good


Both books in one volume. A good clean hardback in decorated cloth boards. Little Women - 199 pages. Good Wives 216 pages. Previous owner's details on front endpaper. Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. View more info

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The Works of Jane Austen

By: Austen, Jane

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Spring Books: 1979

Seller ID: 011758

ISBN: 0600006034

Condition: Good


Good, square copy containing her six classics : Sense & Sensibility, Pride & Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Emma, Northanger Abbey, and Persuasion. Light tanning to page edges only. Price-clipped d/w shows some wear & tear and minor loss - 1,098 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Sense and Sensibility

By: Austen, Jane

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Ware, Hertfordshire, Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 1992

Seller ID: 015556

ISBN: 1853260169

Condition: Near Fine


As new, unread copy with signs of minimal shelf wear. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Sense and Sensibility

By: Austen, Jane

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Ware, Hertfordshire, Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 1992

Seller ID: 019003

ISBN: 1853260169

Condition: As New


As new, unread copy of this Austen classic. Complete and unabridged. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Cast Up By the Sea

By: Baker, Sir Samuel W.

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Co: 1931

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 029121

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine. 336 pages + publisher's adverts. No 539 in the Everyman's Library series. A very good clean copy whose spine strip has faded slightly. Previous owner's details in pencil on front end paper. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Coral Island

By: Ballantyne, R. M.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Collins:

Seller ID: 067753

Condition: Very Good


The story of three teenage boys who are the sole survivors of a shipwreck on the coral reef of a large but uninhabited Polynesian island and the trials they face in surviving. Part of the Collins Library of Classics series, bound in navy leatherette over card, with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Blue top edge, b/w frontis, 444 pages.Undated A very good clean copy. 067753 View more info

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Lorna Doone

By: Blackmore, R.D.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Ware, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom, Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 1993

Seller ID: 015971

ISBN: 1853260762

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy of this famous book. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Way of All Flesh

By: Butler, Samuel

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Collins Clear Type Press:

Seller ID: 066478

Condition: Good


Semi-autobiographical novel in which Butler reveals his dislike for Victorian moral hypocrisy, it follows the story of four generations of the Pontifex family and is narrated by Overton, godfather to Ernest, the central character. Square, tight hardback in dustjacket which shows signs of wear/tear with small loss to head of spine. Illustrated endpapers by Eric Gill. Part of the Illustrated Collins Pocket Classics series. B/W frontis of author + various wood engravings. Undated but Previous owner's details dated 16/10/47 on blank endpaper. 512 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The House Behind the Cedars

By: Chesnutt, Charles W.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, The X Press: 1998

Seller ID: 022806

ISBN: 1874509263

Condition: Near Fine


Unread paperback set a few years after the US Civil War. 181 pages - next post dispatch. View more info

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The Right Madness

By: Crumley, James

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061717

ISBN: 0007130805

Condition: Fine


First printing. A lovely, clean, bright copy in unclipped jacket. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Oliver Twist

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Penguin Books Ltd (UK): 2005

Seller ID: 021311

ISBN: 014102612X

Condition: Good


Film and TV Tie-in edition edited with an introduction and notes by Philip Horne. Unread paperback though slight signs of storage with small crease marks to cover. Very good reading copy. View more info

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Barnaby Rudge

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1963

Seller ID: 056869

Condition: Near Fine


Clean crisp copy bound in blue leatherette over soft card. Introduction by Kenneth Hayens. . 799 pages including bibliography. View more info

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The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1959

Seller ID: 059816

Condition: Good


Square, tight copy which has faded very slightly to the spine. 801 pages. Foxing to page edges but text block is clean. Brown cloth boards with silver lettering to spine. Brown top edge. Written originally for publication as a serial this was Dickens first novel and introduces us to the delightful Mr Pickwick, founder of the Pickwick club and relates the travels of Pickwick and his friends across the English countryside. View more info

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The Young Duke 'A Moral Tale, Through Gay' & Count Alarcos - a Tragedy

By: Disraeli, Benjamin; Smith, Sheila Mary

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co:

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 059610

Condition: Good


Some wear to cloth at head of spine and a few spots to rear cover else a good clean hardback in brown cloth boards with gilt and black decoration and gilt lettering. All page edges gilt. 451 pages + adverts. No date but Victorian binding. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Devils

By: Dostoevsky, Fyodor

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 1953

Edition: First Penguin Edition

Seller ID: 066666

Condition: Very Good


Translated by David Magarshack. Very good clean Penguin in dustjacket which has darkened spine and chipped edges. Previous owner's details on front endpaper. Tanned pages. 669 pages. View more info

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Trilby

By: Du Maurier, George

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Collins:

Seller ID: 057962

Condition: Good


Novel about Trilby O'Ferrall a half-Irish girl working in Paris as an artists' model and laundress, who is hypnotised by Svengali - a Jewish rogue & master musician, to perform as a successful stage singer. Good clean hardback with slightly faded spine. B.W. frontis. Part of the Collins Library of Classics series. 380 pages. View more info

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The Mill on the Floss

By: Eliot, George

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Dean & Son:

Seller ID: 066090

Condition: Good


The tragic story of Maggie Tulliver and her brother Tom growing up in the 1820's in the town of St. Oggs near the river Floss. Foxing to page edges and endpapers else a good clean hardback in orange cloth boards which have faded to spine. Colour frontis. 377 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Silas Marner

By: Eliot, George

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books Ltd (UK): 2004

Seller ID: 013945

ISBN: 0140620915

Condition: As New


As new, unread copy. The story of the miserly short-sighted weaver who loses his gold and finds a child. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Cranford

By: Gaskell, Mrs

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson: 1950

Seller ID: 062975

Condition: Very Good


Undated circa 1950's. A charming story of life in a little English town in the mid-19th century, which has become proverbial for its quiet sympathy with the many characters portrayed, and for its rich but delicate humour. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which shows signs of shelfwear/tear. A little foxing to page edges but text block is very clean. 246 pages + publisher's adverts. Part of the Nelson Classics series. View more info

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The Poems and Plays of Oliver Goldsmith

By: Goldsmith Oliver

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent: 1917

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 017748

Condition: Good


Good, clean copy of this book being No 415 of317pp the Everyman's Library Series. 374 pages. Bound in green cloth with faded gilt lettering and ornate decoration to spine. Art nouveau decorated end papers. Green top edge. End papers are a little darkened. View more info