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The Regent

Bennett, Arnold

London: Methuen & Co Ltd, 1925. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, dusty untrimmed page edges and bumping to front corners. 254pp. A Five Towns story of adventure in London.. Hard Cover. Good (+)/No Jacket. 7 x 4.5 inches.

Item Price
£ 4.95
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Herbert Strang's Annual 1920

The Editor

London: Oxford University Press, 1920. Inscription on front end paper dated 1920. No other added marks. No creasing to covers. Soft spine. Mainly clean very tight pages with foxing to a number of pages, finger marks to a few. Lightly marked boards with rubbing to edges and corners and upper corner of rear end paper missing. 176pp. First story is The Forgotten Prisoner'. Prospective Channel Tunnel article.. Hard Cover. Good (-)/No Jacket. 10.25 x 7.75 inches.

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£ 8.25
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Framley Parsonage (Nelson Classics)

Trollope, Anthony

  • Seller: Godley Books
  • Published: 1930
  • Condition: Very Good (+)
London: Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd, 1930. Inscription on front end paper. No other marks A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked red cloth boards, slightly dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket price clipped but not marked or torn or creased. Now protected in a fully-removable transparent sleeve. 634pp. In the Nelson Classics series. Undated ca 1930s.. Hard Cover. Very Good (+)/Very Good. 6.25 x 4.25 inches.

Item Price
£ 9.50
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The Modern Book for Girls (1948)

The Editor

  • Seller: Godley Books
  • Published: 1948
  • Condition: Very Good (-)
London: Birn Brothers Ltd, 1948. Inscription ito front end paper and date (Xmas 1948). No other marks and no creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright very slightly marked/rubbed boards and rubbing to edges and corners. 172pp. First story is 'Silver Blades'. Undated but inscription from 1948.. Hard Cover. Very Good (-)/No Jacket. 10 x 7.25 inches.

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£ 6.95
image of The Deptford Mice 3 Books : The Dark Portal, the Crystal Prison, the Final Reckoning
Hemel Hempstead, Herts: Simon & Schuster, 1989. All 3 books in the Deptford Mice Trilogy. No marks or inscriptions. Very minor crease to covers of two books, no creasing to any spines. Three very clean very tight copies with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 243 + 261 + 305pp. The complete story of The Deptford Mice. .. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 7.75 x 5 inches.

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£ 12.00
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Dragon in Danger

Manning, Rosemary

  • Seller: Godley Books
  • Published: 1959
  • Condition: Good
  • Edition: First Edition
London: Constable & Co Ltd, 1959. Name/bookplate to front end paper. Brown markings (foxing ?) to a few pages and tanned page edges. Unmarked front board, slightly marked rear, slight sunning to edges and minor bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped with some marks, sunned and rubbed and with pieces missing 160pp. Children's story. Extremely scarce first edition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Poor. 8 x 5.25 inches.

Item Price
£ 50.00
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The Dragon's Quest

Manning, Rosemary

  • Seller: Godley Books
  • Published: 1961
  • Condition: Fair
  • Edition: First Edition
London: Constable & Co Ltd, 1961. Name/bookplate to front end paper. Brown markings (foxing ?) to a fair number of pages, quite intense to two pages and well tanned page edges. Unmarked very slightly sunned boards and bumping to lower front corner. Dust jacket price clipped, marked, torn, sunned and rubbed 181pp. Children's story. Scarce first edition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/Poor. 8 x 5.25 inches.

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£ 50.00
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Legs

Kennedy, William

London: Jonathan Cape Ltd, 1976. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very slightly dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or torn with small label removal mark to front and general traces of storage. 293pp. A novel of the 1920s based on the life of the legendary gangster Jack 'Legs' Diamond. First British edition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8.75 x 5.75 inches.

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£ 8.25
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Gallows Lane (Inspector Devlin Mysteries)

McGilloway, Brian

London: Macmillan New Writing, 2008. Appears unread. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 321pp. An Inspector Devlin mystery in the Irish borderlands.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8 x 5.25 inches.

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£ 12.50
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The Professor (Nelson Classics)

Bronte, Charlotte

London: Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd, 1930. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very slightly dusty page fore-edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket price clipped but not creased with a little rubbing to spine foot and two titles ticked in list on dust flap. Now protected with a fully-removable transparent sleeve. 254pp. In the Nelson Classics series. Undated ca 1930s.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 6.25 x 4.25 inches.

Item Price
£ 7.25
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To Kill Or Cure: The Thirteenth Chronicle of Matthew Bartholomew

Gregory, Susanna

London: Sphere Books, 2007. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 436pp. Set in Cambridge in 1357, this is the thirteenth chronicle of physician Matthew Bartholemew.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8.75 x 5.5 inches.

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£ 9.25
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Mansfield Park

Austen, Jane

  • Seller: Godley Books
  • Published: 1989
  • Condition: Very Good (+)
London: Folio Society, 1989. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, extremely slight foxing to rear/spine edge and no bumping to corners. No slip case. 378pp. Folio Society edition of Jane Austen's Mansfield Park with woodcuts by Jane Hassall.. Hard Cover. Very Good (+)/No Jacket. Illus. by Joan Hassall. 9 x 6 inches.

Item Price
£ 7.25
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The Body In The Thames: 6 (Adventures of Thomas Chaloner)

Susanna Gregory

London: Sphere Books, 2011. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with very slight rubbing to upper edge. 468pp. The sixth story in the Thomas Chaloner series, set in London in 1664.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8.75 x 5.5 inches.

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£ 15.00
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Winged Escort

Reeman, Douglas

London: Hutchinson, 1975. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very slightly dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. Now protected in a fully-removable transparent sleeve. 286pp. Fictional account of an escort carrier HMS Growler which provided vital protection to shipping during World War Two. The author served in the Royal Navy during this period and this work uses his experience to give us a dramatic tale.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. 8.75 x 5.75 inches.

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£ 25.00
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The Ardagh Emeralds (Linford Mystery) (Signed By Author)

John A. Hall

Llanidloes: Plane Tree, 2004. Appears unread. Inscribed by John to front end paper. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 181pp. Eight stories set in England in the 1890s in the world of Victoria and the Empire and of AJ Raffles, gentleman burglar. Very scarce in the UK.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8.25 x 5.5 inches.

Item Price
£ 50.00
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Emma

Austen, Jane

  • Seller: Godley Books
  • Published: 1989
  • Condition: Very Good (+)
London: Folio Society, 1989. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slight fading to rear and no bumping to corners. No slip case. 382pp. Folio Society edition of Jane Austen's Emma with woodcuts by Jane Hassall.. Hard Cover. Very Good (+)/No Jacket. Illus. by Joan Hassall. 9 x 6 inches.

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£ 7.25
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The Curse of the Fleers

Copper, Basil

London: Harwood-Smart Publishing, 1976. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked very slightly sunned boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with slight sunning to upper front edge. 140pp. A Victorian Gothic horror novel by an established master of the macabre.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8.75 x 5.5 inches.

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£ 9.50
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Dobsons Drie Dobbes : A Story of 16th Century Durham

Horsman, E. A. (editor)

London: Oxford University Press, 1955. Name to front end paper. No other marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, dusty top of page edges and no bumping to corners. Dusty dust jacket not price clipped with very minor marking, sunned spine and rubbing to edges and corners. 110pp. Originally written in the 16th century as another of the book of jokes so popular with Elizabethan readers, this 'rogue novel' tells us accurately of the local setting at the time and its characters, according to Durham documents actually lived. Fold out map of Durham (ante 1611) and fold-out plan of Durham Cathedral both in excellent condition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good (+). 8.75 x 5.75 inches.

Item Price
£ 7.00
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Artemis Fowl: The Arctic Incident

Colfer, Eoin

London: Puffin Books, 2002. Appears unread. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very slightly tanned pages and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 288pp. A thriller fairy tale.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8.75 x 5.5 inches.

Item Price
£ 6.25
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Voice Of The Demon: The Second Book of Elita

Kate Jacoby

London: Gollancz, 1999. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards, very minor traces of foxing and dustiness to page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with very slight creasing around top of spine. 478pp. The second Book of Elita, a glorious fantasy epic.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good (+)/Near Fine. 9.5 x 6.25 inches.

Item Price
£ 7.25
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