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Stories from Aunt Judy

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, G. Bell & Sons: 1913

Seller ID: 051114

Condition: Good


Selection of stories reprinted from Aunt Judy's Magazine in the chronological order in which they were first printed. Minor soiling to covers and darkening to spine. Prize plate on front pastedown dated June 1919. Light wear to cloth at spine ends. 268 pages. Illustrated with 8 colour plates by Ethel Everett. View more info

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School-Boy Life and Incident

By: N/A

Price: £37.50

Publisher: London, Strahan & Co:

Seller ID: 051117

Condition: Reading Copy


Collection of short stories including - The Great Bar-Out and What Came of It; The Snow-Fight; Clerk or Sailor; How Miss Molly Won the Victoria Cross; The Struggles of a Poor Boy etc. Rear cover has a couple of small marks. The top corners are missing from both front and rear endpapers and small hole to bottom of rear endpaper. . Occasional foxing spit but generally a good clean hardback in attractive decorative cloth boards. Undated circa 1860. B.W illustrations throughout. 288 pages. A good reading copy of this now hard-to-find title. View more info

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The Strand : Volume No. 118 - Issue No. 711

By: N/A

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1950

Edition: Monthly Edition

Seller ID: 067882

Condition: Good


Articles include Bebop - The latest Dance Vogue, New Portraits of Famous Men, A Picture History of Coventry, and seven short stories. Also numerous advertisements of the day e.g. Solo Sparkling Orange, Somnus Mattresses, Oral Shoes (Speak for themselves), Greys Cigarettes etc. Clean, stapled paperback with some wear & tear to spine - 120 pages. Prompt dispatch. 067882. View more info

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The Folio Christmas Book - a Collection of Seasonal Stories & Poems

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2000

Seller ID: 057894

Condition: Very Good


A collection of Christmas stories including A Child's Christmas in Wales - Dylan Thomas; The Christmas Tree and the Wedding - Dostoyevsky; Christmas Eve at Bracebridge Hall - Washington Irving; Christmas at Cold Comfort Farm - Stella Gibbons etc. Clean, crisp hardback which has one tiny blemish to rear cover. No slipcase 348 pages. View more info

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Mrs. Turner's Cautionary Stories

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Grant Richards: 1902

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 064973

Condition: Very Good


NO 11 in the Dumpy Books for Children series. Minor soiling to boards, else a very good clean hardback. 118 pages + publisher's adverts. Endpapers with 2 small figures by Edith Farmiloe. View more info

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WW II Bombers - Magazine Flight Journal Special

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: USA, Flight Journal: 2001

Seller ID: 065196

Condition: Very Good


Flight Journal Special about WW2 Bombers. Contents include:- The Rugged Fortress - B-17 pilot tells of his love of the plane; A Shot in the Dark - the story of a shootdown over Germany and the pilots poignant reunion 55 years later; B-29 Stories; Miracle at Beauvais; Strategic Bombing from WW2 to Kosovo; B-24 Bailout; Norden Bombsight; Terrifying Mission to Ploesti; Bomber Defense; VE Day Party; Axis Bombers etc. Previous owner's details on front cover else as new 114-page magazine. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Fullerton Stories : Rediscovering Singapore's Heritage

By: 3020

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Singapore, Gatehouse Publishing: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064678

Condition: Very Good


Heavy, large format hardback which chronicles the illustrious history and transformation of Singapore's waterfront, by celebrating the many personalities who took part in this history in the making, presenting vivid and poignant portraits of the city's remarkable human spirit from yesteryear onwards. Minor bumps to corners else a clean, glossy copy - 160 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Iron Wolf and Other Stories

By: Adams, Richard

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Allen Lane: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061776

ISBN: 071391341X

Condition: Very Good


Nineteen folk tales from all over the world, each with a special magic that is the essential quality of folk-lore. A very good clean hardback in very good unclipped dustwrapper. 142 pages. Illustrated with colour paintings by Yvonne Gilbert and drawings by Jennifer Campbell. View more info

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More Cotswold Stories

By: Allen, A.J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Gloucester, Gloucester Printers:

Seller ID: 067849

Condition: Reading Copy


A second book of Cotswold life in which the author offers an insight into the lives and conditions of the people he lived amongst as a boy. Good clean paperback with small tear to top edge of front cover and creasing/mottling to rear cover. Internally clean. 80 pages including many adverts of the day. Undated but original price 2/6. View more info

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The Queen 50 Years - a Celebration

By: Allison, Ronald

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, DMG Ltd: 2002

Seller ID: 023848

ISBN: 0007650051

Condition: As New


Published to celebrate the Queen's Golden Jubilee the book presents a chronological account of each year of the Queen's reign - presenting both the major news stories of the year along with the Royal news. Illustrated profusely in colour. A lovely copy. View more info

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The Amis Story Anthology : A Personal Choice of Short Stories

By: Amis, Kingsley

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 058372

ISBN: 0091741998

Condition: Very Good


Contains Amis's choice of his favourite stories, covering general and genre fiction. Gift inscription to the ffep else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear with sunning to spine - 247 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen : The Enchanting Stories of the World's Best-loved Storyteller

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Reader's Digest: 2005

Seller ID: 066514

ISBN: 0276428307

Condition: As New


Gift quality hardback still in publisher's shrink-wrap. Features a host of the author's everlasting stories - The Princess and the Pea; Thumbelina; The Ugly Duckling; The Emperor's New Clothes; The Little Match Girl etc. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Triquarterly : An International Journal of Writing, Art, and Cultural Inquiry

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: TriQuarterly,U.S.: 2004

Seller ID: 026475

ISBN: 0810159155

Condition: As New


TriQuarterly 118 features poetry by Lloyd Schwartz, D. Nurske, Kimiko Hahn, David Hernandez, and Geri Doran; stories by David H. Lynn, Richard Burgin, and Carolyn Alessio; a dramatic adaptation of "Crime and Punishment" by Marilyn Campbell and Curt Columbus, and much more. Still in shrink wrap. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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The Children's Treasury of Pictures and Stories

By: Anon

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson:

Seller ID: 028773

Condition: Good -


Thirty-Third Year. Undated but gift inscription on front endpaper dated Xmas 1931. Colour frontis with b&w illustrations throughout. Covers are worn with rubbing/splitting to paper at edges of spine strip and corners. Binding tight and Square. Very light foxing to endpapers else text block clean. View more info

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An Easyjet Era! Easyjet Achievements and Stories 1995-2005

By: Anon

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Ukiah, CA, USA, Basingstoke Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029088

Condition: Near Fine


The story of Easyjet's first 10 years produced especially for staff members. 124 pages. Illustrated throughout in colour. Clean, crisp copy of this hard-to-find title. View more info

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Treasure Annual 1976

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, IPC Magazines: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031579

Condition: Very Good


The 1976 Annual containing stories including The Peasant and the Serpent; The Three Talismen; The Great Spirit; The Labours of Hercules; Clocks and Telling the Time etc. A very good clean copy containing 79 pages. Illustrated throughout in colour. View more info

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Detectiv Conan Volume 2 No 1 (de 18)

By: Aoyama, Gosho

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Barcelona, Spain, Planeta deAgostini: 2002

Edition: Spanish Edition

Seller ID: 046345

Condition: Very Good


TEXT IN SPANISH. Cartoon adventure starring the Japanese character Detectiv Conan. The stories in this book are iila Fotografia!!; Los Numeros de Telefono; iiEl Caso no ha hecho mas que empezar!!; Preguntas entre las hojas caidas; and En el corazon de una madre. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Detectiv Conan Volume 2 No 2 (de18)

By: Aoyama, Gosho

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Barcelona, Planeta deAgostini: 2002

Edition: Spanish Edition

Seller ID: 046349

Condition: Good


TEXT IN SPANISH. Cartoon adventure starring the Japanese character Detectiv Conan. The stories in this book are La Sonrisa de Conan, Y la sonrisa de Yukoko, El Otr, Una Extrana reunion and El Ultimo invitado. Small nick to top edge of front cover. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Detectiv Conan Volume 2 No 3 (de 18)

By: Aoyama, Gosho

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Barcelona, Planeta deAgostini: 2002

Edition: Spanish Edition

Seller ID: 046351

Condition: Good


TEXT IN SPANISH. Cartoon adventure starring the Japanese character Detectiv Conan. The stories in this book are !!Nada!!, El Arma Desaparecida, La Verdad Dicha Entre Lagrimas; Voces Parecidas!; El Objetivo Es. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Detectiv Conan Volume 2 No 4 (de 18)

By: Aoyama, Gosho

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Barcelona, Planeta deAgostini: 2002

Edition: Spanish Edition

Seller ID: 046352

Condition: Good


TEXT IN SPANISH. Cartoon adventure starring the Japanese character Detectiv Conan. The stories in this book are:- Un Duo; Se Chupa el Dedo; Un Truco de Magia; La Llamada Diabolica; La Venda Ensangrentada. Prompt dispatch. View more info