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LIVES OF EMINENT NOVELISTS AND DRAMATISTS [The "Chandos Classics"]
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LIVES OF EMINENT NOVELISTS AND DRAMATISTS [The "Chandos Classics"]

by Sir Walter Scott

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Used - Very Good
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Edition
New Edition Revised with Additional Note
Published
1847
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Hardcover
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London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1847. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. New Edition Revised with Additional Note. 8vo. pp xii 617 pages. Lives of Swift, Fielding, Goldsmith, Johnstone and many more... Ornate half leather, fine gilt tooling to spine compartments, gilt letttering to spine, marble paper covered boards with a little wear to edges and corners, binding firm. Contents clean and… Read more about this item
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JOAN OF ARC Ballads, Lyrics, and Minor Poems
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JOAN OF ARC Ballads, Lyrics, and Minor Poems

by Southey, Robert

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Used - Very Good
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Edition
Illustrated Edition
Published
1865
Binding
Hardcover
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London, New York: George Routledge and Sons, 1865. Book. Illus. by Sir John Gilbert. Very Good. Hardcover. Illustrated Edition. 8vo. Dated using the publisher's address timeline of 1865. A very good copy in a handsome decorative Victorian binding of red cloth with bevelled edges to the boards, blocked in black and gilt; 469 pages plus Routledge adverts to the rear;… Read more about this item
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HARRY AND LUCY CONCLUDED being the Last Part of Early Lessons [Complete in 4 volumes]
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HARRY AND LUCY CONCLUDED being the Last Part of Early Lessons [Complete in 4 volumes]

by Edgeworth, Maria

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Used - Very Good
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Edition
First Edition
Published
1825
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Hardcover
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London: Baldwin, Cradock and Joy; R. Hunter, 1825. Book. Very Good. Hardback. First Edition. Small 8vo. Complete in four volumes, vol. I: xviii, 287pp; vol. II: 340pp; vol. III: 319pp; vol. IV: 336pp. Half leather bings, polished calf with tooled patterning to the spine, gilt on leather spine labels, bright. Marbled paper-covered boards, some surface rubbing, edges and corners rounded.… Read more about this item
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THE WORKS OF J.S,  D.D,  D.S.P.D [The Works of Jonathan Swift D.D. Dean of St. Patricks, Dublin,] Volume I of IV.
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THE WORKS OF J.S, D.D, D.S.P.D [The Works of Jonathan Swift D.D. Dean of St. Patricks, Dublin,] Volume I of IV.

by Jonathan Swift

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Used - Very Good
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Edition
First Edition
Published
1735
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Hardcover
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Dublin: George Faulkner, 1735. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo. Volume one of four, The Author's Miscellanies in Prose. pp. 345. Original leather, cracked along spine and front board attached only by cords, edges and corners worn. Contents clean and tight, endpapers lightly marked otherwise clean throuhgout, no inscriptions. A good copy in need of a… Read more about this item
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SENSE & SENSIBILITY  [The English Idylls series]
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SENSE & SENSIBILITY [The English Idylls series]

by Austen, Jane

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Used - Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, Thus
Published
1908
Binding
Hardcover
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London: J. M. Dent & Co.,, 1908. Book. Illus. by Brock, C. E. (Charles Edmund). Near Fine. Hardcover. First Edition, Thus. 8vo. A near fine to fine, very bright volume in the publisher's highly decorative vellum binding, extravagent gilt-decoration to front board and spine (to Brock's design). Tissue-guarded, colour frontispiece plate, a total of 24 colour plates, internal… Read more about this item
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EMMA  [The English Idylls series]
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EMMA [The English Idylls series]

by Austen, Jane

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Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition, Thus
Published
1909
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Hardcover
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London: J. M. Dent & Co.,, 1909. Book. Illus. by Brock, C. E. (Charles Edmund). Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition, Thus. 8vo. A very good to near fine bright volume in the publisher's highly decorative vellum binding, extravagent gilt-decoration to front board and spine (to Brock's design). Tissue-guarded a little foxed, colour frontispiece plate clean, a total of… Read more about this item
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PRIDE AND PREJUDICE [The English Idylls series]
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PRIDE AND PREJUDICE [The English Idylls series]

by Austen, Jane

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Used - Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, Thus
Published
1907
Binding
Hardcover
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London: J. M. Dent & Co.,, 1907. Book. Illus. by Brock, C. E. (Charles Edmund). Near Fine. Hardcover. First Edition, Thus. 8vo. A near fine, bright volume in the publisher's highly decorative vellum binding, extravagent gilt-decoration to front board and spine (to Brock's design), the boards are a little bowed as is often the case with vellum.. Tissue-guarded, colour… Read more about this item
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THE NEEDLE'S EYE

THE NEEDLE'S EYE

by Pember, Timothy

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1948
Binding
Hardcover
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1948. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 366 pages. Original dust jacket (designed by 'ev') very good, with slight rubbing to edges, small mark to front panel, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Original light yellow-buff cloth very good, unmarked, bright. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, no foxing, pages… Read more about this item
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BOOBY TRAP

BOOBY TRAP

by Crawshay Williams, Eliot

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Edition
New and Revised Edition
Published
1935
Binding
Hardcover
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London: John Long Limited, 1935. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. New and Revised Edition. 8vo. 285 pages. Original dust jacket very good with slight wear and dust soiling, chipped to the top of the spine, not price clipped. Hard back binding very good. Contents clean and tight, light spotting to the page edges, toning to endpapers. A very good copy in… Read more about this item
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THE MURDER IN THE TOWER [signed]

THE MURDER IN THE TOWER [signed]

by Plaidy, Jean

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
Published
1964
Binding
Hardcover
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London: Robert Hale, 1964. Book. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo. Gift inscription from the author to the front end paper "For Vera with best wishes for Christmas & the New Year Love from Jean Plaidy". 272 pages. Original dust jacket fair, with some general wear and rubbing, lightly chipped to head/tail of the spine, some old… Read more about this item
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THE PRINCE AND THE QUAKERESS  [signed]

THE PRINCE AND THE QUAKERESS [signed]

by Plaidy, Jean

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Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1968
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780709103813
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London: Robert Hale, 1968. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo. Gift inscription from the author to the front end paper "For Vera All good wishes & love from Victorian Holt Dec. 1968" (seems the author forgot under which psuedonym she writing). 318 pages. Original dust jacket good, with some general wear and rubbing, chipped to head… Read more about this item
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A HEALTH UNTO HIS MAJESTY [signed]

A HEALTH UNTO HIS MAJESTY [signed]

by Plaidy, Jean

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Used - Good
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Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1956
Binding
Hardcover
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London: Robert Hale, 1956. Book. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo. Gift inscription from the author to the title page: "For Vera With love & best wishes for Xmas & the New Year Jean Plaidy Dec. 1956". 253 pages + adverts. Original dust jacket good, with little rubbing and a little chipping to edges, not price-clipped, now presented… Read more about this item
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THE THISTLE AND THE ROSE [signed]

THE THISTLE AND THE ROSE [signed]

by Plaidy, Jean

Condition
Used - Good
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Fair
Edition
First Edition
Published
1963
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Hardcover
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London: Robert Hale, 1963. Book. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo. Gift inscription from the author to the front end paper "For Vera with my love Jean Plaidy". 287 pages. Original dust jacket fair, with some general wear and rubbing, lightly chipped to head/tail of the spine, old water-staining to the rear panel and underside with some… Read more about this item
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THE SHADOW OF THE POMEGRANATE [signed]

THE SHADOW OF THE POMEGRANATE [signed]

by Plaidy, Jean

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
Poor
Edition
First Edition
Published
1962
Binding
Hardcover
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London: Robert Hale, 1962. Book. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo. Gift inscription from the author to the front free end paper: "All good wishes with much love Jean Plaidy". 221 pages + adverts. Original dust jacket poor, with general wear, large section of rear panel missing, rear flap detached, waterstained to rear panel and underside with some… Read more about this item
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THE PROPHET BIRD

THE PROPHET BIRD

by Wright, Esther Terry

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1958
Binding
Hardcover
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London: The Bodley Head, 1958. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo. 253 pages. Original dust jacket very good, with light general wear and a little rubbing to edges, slightly marked, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's bookplate to the front free end-paper,… Read more about this item
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DRAGON TAMERS Reality Goes Virtual (SIGNED)

DRAGON TAMERS Reality Goes Virtual (SIGNED)

by Urquhart, Emma Maree

Condition
As New
Jacket Condition
As New
Edition
Limited Edition
Published
2004
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780954934026
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Aultbea Publishing Company, 2004. Book. As New. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). Limited Edition. 8vo. First Cased Bound Edition, limited to 500 copies only. This copy No 265. Signed and dated by the author - 12/05/05. A superb new copy of this collectable limited first hardback edition that is now out of print..
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THE BULGARI CONNECTION

THE BULGARI CONNECTION

by Weldon, Fay

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First Limited Edition
Published
2000
Binding
Hardcover
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Italy: BVLGARI (BULGARI), 2000. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Limited Edition. 8vo. The First limited edition in original Solander box; this copy is no. 210 of 750 copies - as numbered to the last page. Original box very good, slightly worn and slightly marked. Dust jacket fine, hardback binding, fine. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no… Read more about this item
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THE BULGARI CONNECTION

THE BULGARI CONNECTION

by Weldon, Fay

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Used - Fine
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Fine
Edition
First Limited Edition
Published
2000
Binding
Hardcover
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Italy: BVLGARI (BULGARI), 2000. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Limited Edition. 8vo. The First limited edition in original Solander box; this copy is no. 210 of 750 copies - as numbered to the last page. Original box very good, slightly worn and slightly marked. Dust jacket fine, hardback binding, fine. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no… Read more about this item
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DRAGON TAMERS Reality Goes Virtual [Signed By the Author]

by Urquhart, Emma Maree

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As New
Jacket Condition
As New
Edition
Limited Edition
Published
2004
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780954934026
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Aultbea Publishing Company, 2004. Book. As New. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). Limited Edition. 8vo. Limited First Cased Bound Edition. Signed and dated by the author - 12/05/05. A new copy of this collectable limited first hardback edition..
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MAIWA'S REVENGE

MAIWA'S REVENGE

by Rider Haggard, H.

Condition
Used - Good
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Edition
First Edition
Published
1888
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Hardcover
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London: Longmans, Green, And Co., 1888. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo. pp. [viii], 216; original end-papers. Original paper-covered boards printed in red cloth, good with some general wear and rubbing to extremities, paper covering to spine chipped at head/tail of the spine and the joints. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's signature dated August 1888. A good… Read more about this item
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