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The Riverside Villas Murder.

By: AMIS Kingsley:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London. Jonathan Cape. 1973.:

Seller ID: 6238


Hardback. 1st. Edition. ISBN 0 224 00862 5. 8" x 5.4". 224 pp. Green cloth with gilt spine titles in clearview protected, price-clipped D/W with wear to edges. Wt: 0.5 Kg. G+(G+). View more info

The Riverside Villas Murder.

By: AMIS Kingsley:

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London. Jonathan Cape. 1973.:

Seller ID: 6279


Hardback. 1st. Edition. ISBN 0 224 00862 5. 8" x 5.5". 224 pp. Turquoise cloth with gilt spine titles in unclipped, clearview protected D/W with wear to edges & sm. tears to spine-ends. Sl. cocked spine. Wt: 0.5 Kg. Goo(Good). View more info

The Goat and Compasses.

By: ARMSTRONG Martin:

Price: £11.00

Publisher: London. Jonathan Cape. 1925:

Seller ID: 14184


Hardback. 1st. Ed. Ex Library Worn, marked & rubbed tan cloth with surface lifting from Front & rear covers. Gilt spine tiles. Wear to spine-end & edges. Bumped tips. Pulled spine. Library marks confined to libibrary bookplate to inside rear cover. 7.7" x 5". 256 pp. Wt: 0.5 Kg. Poor/ Reading Copy. View more info

The Tightrope Men.

By: BAGLEY, Desmond.:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London. Collins. 1973.:

Seller ID: 4402


Hardback. ISBN 000221847X 1st. Ed. 8.5" x 5.6". 285 pp. Sl. rubbed copy in complete D/W with minor wear at edges. Rear endpaper & inside rear cover is inscribed in biro with a list of soccer fixtures of the day, including a nail-biting contest ( Stranraer V Stenhousemuir)! Wt: 0.6 Kg. G+(G+). View more info

The Wonder of All the Gay World.

By: BARKE James:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London. Collins. 1949.:

Seller ID: 18515


Hardback. 1st Ed. Red cloth with gilt spine titles in price-clipped, clearview protected dustwrapper. with wear to spine-ends & small piece missing to lower Fwd. edge of Front panel. Includes damaged aquatint postcard of "Robert Burns and his Highland Mary". 8" x 5.4". 671 pp. Map illus. endpapers. Wt: 0.75 Kg. Good+ (Good) View more info

Natty's Violin.

By: BARSTOW Charles H:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London. Frederick Warne. ND.:

Seller ID: 10932


Hardback. Crimson patterned cloth with raised Fr. cover titles & sunned spine with gilt titles. Ffep missing. Owner inscribed Prelim. page. Sl. foxed page edges. Col. painted plate Frontis. 7.4" x 5.2". 188 pp. + 1 pp. publisher's list. Wt: 0.5 Kg. Good View more info

A Kind of Loving.

By: BARSTOW Stan:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London. Michael Joseph. 1960.:

Seller ID: 8954


Hardback. 1st. Ed. Sl. rubbed black cloth with gilt spine titles. No D/W. Minor foxing to endpapers, prelim. pages & page edges. Dusty upper page edges. 7.9" x 5.5". 286 pp. Wt: 0.5 Kg. Good +. View more info

All That Fall. ( A Play for Radio.)

By: BECKETT Samuel:

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London. Faber & Faber. 1957.:

Seller ID: 5984


Paperback. 1st. Ed. 8" x 5". 37 pp. In illus. wraps. Wraps are in poor condition, front wrap being detached and rear fold-in also detached. Contents are in Good + condition. Wt: 0.3 Kg. Good +(Poor). View more info

Lightly Poached.

By: BECKWITH Lillian HALL Douglas (illus):

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London. Hutchinson. 1973.:

Seller ID: 11677


Hardback. ISBN 0 09 117640 9. 1st. Ed. Green cloth with spine titles in unclipped, clearview protected Dustwrapper. Slightly dusty page edges. 8.7" x 5.7". 192 pp. Illus: line drawings by Douglas Hall. Wt: 0.5 Kg. Very Good (Very Good). View more info

The Deep.

By: BENCHLEY, Peter:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Andre Deutsch. 1976:

Seller ID: 427


Hardback. ISBN 0233967931 First edition. V. Sl. wear to edges of D/W. Fine (Very Good). View more info

The strange vanguard

By: BENNETT, Arnold:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cassell and Company 1928 1st ed.:

Seller ID: 79


Hardback. Worn & Sl. stained black cloth. Good+. View more info

The Jealous God.

By: BRAINE John:

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London. Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1964.:

Seller ID: 4676


Hardback. 1st. Ed. 7.5" x 5.1". 288 pp. Gren cloth with gilt spine-titles. Sl. foxing to endpapers & page edges. Complete D/W with several sm. closed tears to upper edges. In clearview protective wrapper. Wt: 0.5 Kg. VG(G+). View more info

California Generation.

By: BRISKIN, Jacqueline.:

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London. Anthony Blond. 1970:

Seller ID: 1664


Hardback First edition. 9.2" x 6.2". vi pp. + 570 pp. Stained upper page edges. Navy cloth in dustwrapper with wear to upper edges. Wt: 1.25 Kg. VG(G+). View more info

Babel Tower.

By: BYATT A. S.:

Price: £6.90

Publisher: Chatto and Windus 1996:

Seller ID: 9549


Hardback ISBN 0701137185 First edition. Black cloth covers with gilt titles. Dustwrapper with minor creasing at bottom of spine, in clearview cover. Wt 1.3 Kg Fine (Nr Fine) View more info

A Frenzy Of Merchantmen

By: CALLISON Brian:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Collins 1977:

Seller ID: 19091


Hardback ISBN 0002222396 First edition.Blue cloth covers with slightly faded spine. Slightly grubby top page edges. Dustwrapper has minor shelfwear at edges, now in protective clearview cover. Brevet Cable, reluctant hero of the book "A Plague of Sailors", now finds himself plunged into another still more calamitous adventure. Tension is high in the North Sea where a British frigate has clashed with a Soviet merchantman with tragic results. Wt 0.5 Kg Very Good (V... View more info

The finger of Saturn

By: CANNING Victor:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Heinemann 1973:

Seller ID: 11026


Hardback ISBN 0434107832 First edition Green cloth covers with gilt tiles. Dusty top page edges. Dustwrapper has light wear at edges with slight scuffing. Wt 0.6 Kg Very Good (Very Good) View more info

Memoirs of a New Man.

By: COOPER William:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London. Macmillan. 1966.:

Seller ID: 5983


Hardback. 1st. Ed. 8.2" x 5.3". viii pp. + 277 pp. Red cloth with gilt spine titles in price-clipped D/W with some wear to edges. Sl. dusty page edges. In clearview protective wrapper. Wt: 0.6 Kg. VG(G+). View more info

Scenes from Later Life.

By: COOPER, William:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Macmillan. Macmillan. 1983:

Seller ID: 1339


Hardback. ISBN 0333342046 First edition Fine (Fine). View more info

Scenes from Metropolitan Life.

By: COOPER, William:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Macmillan. Macmillan. 1982:

Seller ID: 1340


Hardback.ISBn 0333342038 First edition Minor staining to lower page-edges & upper spine of D/W. VG+ (VG+). View more info

Harlequin

By: CORNWELL Bernard:

Price: £5.90

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers 2000:

Seller ID: 18589


Hardback ISBN 0002259656 First edition. Slightly marked covers. Dustwrapper is slightly creased on rear panel with a one inch tear. Top page edges are slightly grubby. 372 pages Wt 0.8 Kg Good (Good) View more info