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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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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

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Hereward the Wake

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Collins:

Seller ID: 062457

Condition: Very Good


Historical novel set in Anglo Saxon England which offers a romanticised view of Hereward's exploit. Collins Library of Classics printed in clear type press. Red leatherette boards with gilt titling to spine. Undated circa 1940s. View more info

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Westward Ho!

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Collins:

Seller ID: 067847

Condition: Very Good


Historical novel set in Elizabethan England and following the adventures of Amyas Leigh, an unruly child who as a young man follows Francis Drake to sea. Bound in burgundy cloth over card, with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. B/W frontis + 5 b/w illustrations, 638 pages. A very good clean copy. View more info

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Westward Ho!

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent: 1939

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 058498

Condition: Very Good


Historical novel set in Elizabethan England and following the adventures of Amyas Leigh, an unruly child who as a young man follows Francis Drake to sea. Part of the Everyman's Library series - number 20 . Very good clean hardback which has slightly faded spine. 634 pages + publisher's catalogue. View more info

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The Sea Wolf

By: London, Jack

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Reader's Digest: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 045148

Condition: As New


As new, unread hardback in blue decorated cloth with leatherette spine. Adventure novel about the survivors of an ocean collision who come under the dominance of Wolf Larsen, the powerful and amoral sea captain who rescues them. 304 pages. Part of the World's Best Reading series. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The French Connection

By: Moore, Robin

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 2005

Seller ID: 023860

ISBN: 0747578656

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the 'Bloomsbury Film Classics' series. The true story of the uncovering of the world's largest heroin network. Unread paperback - 306 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Eldorado a Story of the Scarlet Pimpernel

By: Orczy, Baroness

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton:

Seller ID: 034950

Condition: Reading Copy


Red cloth with black lettering to slightly faded spine. Undated circa 1920's. Previous owner's details in pencil to front pastedown. Foxing to edges but text block is generally clean. No dustwrapper but picture from original wrapper has been cut out and pasted to front free endpaper. x + 374 pages. A good reading copy. View more info

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The Scarlet Pimpernel

By: Orczy, Baroness

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1949

Edition: Seventy-Seventh Impression

Seller ID: 062033

Condition: Good


Famous novel set during the French Revolution about a secret society who save men from the executioners. Square, tight hardback in dustwrapper which has a little rubbing to the edges. . Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Foxing to page edges. 329 pages. View more info

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Burmese Days

By: Orwell, George

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Penguin Books Ltd: 1967

Seller ID: 066596

Condition: Very Good


Set in the days of the Empire, with the British ruling in Burma and describing the corruption and imperial bigotry. Very good clean paperback with small crease to rear cover. Tanning to page edges. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Realm of Shells

By: Overall, Sonia

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate Ltd: 2006

Seller ID: 020521

ISBN: 0007226632

Condition: As New


As new, unread copy. Follows the schemes, betrayals and disappointments of the respectable Newlove family, told through the voice of its youngest member Fanny. Next post dispatch from UK. View more info

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Quentin Durward

By: Scott, Sir Walter

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Dublin, Parkside Press:

Seller ID: 013353

Condition: Good


No 2 in the Mellifont Classics series. Undated but pencil inscription on front fly date 8.7.47. 274pp. Pages yellowing with age. Book is slightly cocked. Jacket is tatty with losses to bottom of spine and bottom edge of front cover. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Big House of Inver

By: Somerville, E.OE.; Ross, Martin

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Zodiac Press: 1973

Seller ID: 065693

ISBN: 0701119764

Condition: Very Good


Novel, first published in 1925, which records the rise and fall of the Prendeville family in their majestic house on the west coast of Ireland. Very good clean hardback in unclipped dustjacket which shows signs of shelfwear with small loss to base of spine. 312 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Master of Ballantrae & The Black Arrow

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent: 1938

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 058497

Condition: Very Good


The Master of Ballantrae is a historical novel set during the Jacobite uprising and focusing on the conflict between two brothers. The Black Arrow is another historical novel set during the during the Wars of the Roses and telling the story of Richard Shelton who becomes a knight, rescues his maiden Joanna Sedley, and obtains justice for the murder of his father Part of the Everyman's Library series - number 764. . Very good clean hardback which has slightly faded spine. 384 pages + publisher's catalogue. View more info

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Dr. Jekylll and Mr. Hyde

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Collins:

Seller ID: 067979

Condition: Very Good


Famous story of split-personality, in which a young lawyer investigates the strange connection between his friend Dr. Jekyll and the misanthropic Mr. Hyde. Part of the Collins Library of Classics series. Introduction by John Kelman. 254 pages. Undated. A very good clean copy in jacket which shows signs of wear/tear and minor loss to edges. View more info

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Kidnapped

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 1994

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 023108

ISBN: 0140434011

Condition: Very Good


Edited with an introduction and notes by Donald McFarlan. Part of the Penguin Classics Series. Unread paperback with slightest signs of storage - 233 pages including glossary. Reliable next post dispatch. View more info

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The Master of Ballantrae

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Nelson:

Seller ID: 046876

Condition: Good


Historical novel set during the Jacobite uprising and focusing on the conflict between two brothers. Part of the Nelson Classics series. Foxing to page edges but text block is generally clean. Unclipped dustwrapper has slightly darkened spine. 282 pages + publisher's adverts. View more info

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Kidnapped and Catriona

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Collins: 1963

Seller ID: 067785

Condition: Good


The adventures of David Balfour in the year 1751 telling how he was kidnapped and cast away: his sufferings in a desert isle; his journey in the wild Highlands; his acquaintance with Alan Breck Stewart and other notorious Highland Jacobites. Catriona is the sequel to Kidnapped. Bound in navy leatherette over card, with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. 511 pages. Previous owner's details on front endpaper. Slight fading to covers. View more info

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Vanity Fair

By: Thackeray, W. M.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books Ltd: 2003

Seller ID: 011674

ISBN: 0141439831

Condition: Near Fine


As new, unread copy which shows slight signs of shelf wear. 866pp including notes and textual variants. This edition follows the text of Thackeray's revised edition of 1853. Introduction by John Carey. Prompt dispatch. View more info