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Image for Gerard De Nerval 1808-1855

Gerard De Nerval 1808-1855

By: S A Rhodes

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Peter Owen Vision Press: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88849774

Condition: Very Good


First edition first impression hardback in dust jacket , a vg book in vg dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , bottom corners are pushed , spine tips are pushed , usual page toning with age , slight offsetting to endpapers , pages are clean and complete with frontpiece , in vg jacket that is toned with age , not price-clipped showing 25s net on flap , spine tips pushed , wear to corners , not ... View more info

Image for The Real Lolita the Kidnapping of Sally Horner and the Novel That Scandalized the World  Unread First Edition Hardback in Dustjacket

The Real Lolita the Kidnapping of Sally Horner and the Novel That Scandalized the World Unread First Edition Hardback in Dustjacket

By: Sarah Weinman

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88851705

ISBN: 1474605591

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , an unread copy , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , corners are sharp, spine tips not pushed , full number sequence 1,3,5,7,9,10,8,6,4,2 on copyright page , in fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy . All ... View more info

Memoirs of a Station Master [ a Fine First Printing in Jacket ]

By: Simmons , Ernest J

Price: £10.00

Publisher: UK, Adams & Dart: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847411

ISBN: 0239001249

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no damage , no spine lean , corners are sharp. pages are clean and complete, , jacket is not faded , no tears , no creases , not price-clipped, We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

Image for The Red Earl: v. 1, 1835-85: Papers of the Fifth Earl Spencer The Papers of the Fifth Earl Spencer 1835-1910 .1835-1885 Part 1 (The Publications of the Northamptonshire Record Society) Edited By Peter Gordon

The Red Earl: v. 1, 1835-85: Papers of the Fifth Earl Spencer The Papers of the Fifth Earl Spencer 1835-1910 .1835-1885 Part 1 (The Publications of the Northamptonshire Record Society) Edited By Peter Gordon

By: Spencer, Earl

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Northamptonshire Record Society: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88846587

ISBN: 090127545X

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , a near fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no damage , is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , unfaded. , corners are sharp. pages are clean and complete, just slight foxing to page edges , in near fine jacket that has no tears , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped, just the slightest of fade to spine , not a... View more info

Image for Monica, Heroine of the Danish Resistance [ First Printing Plus Letter ]

Monica, Heroine of the Danish Resistance [ First Printing Plus Letter ]

By: Sutherland, Christine

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Canongate Books Ltd: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88845654

ISBN: 0862413370

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , comes with a letter from Monica's son loosely inserted, a near fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , clean , unfaded. , corners are sharp. bottom spine tip pushed , in near fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped, bottom spine tip pus... View more info

Image for Sinatra ,  Frank and Friendly  A Unique Photographic Memoir of a Legend [ a Fine First Printing in Slipcase ]

Sinatra , Frank and Friendly A Unique Photographic Memoir of a Legend [ a Fine First Printing in Slipcase ]

By: Terry O'Neill

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Evans Mitchell Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847577

ISBN: 1901268322

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket in slipcase , fine book in fine dust jacket in fine slipcase . 128 printed pages with over 100 photographs spanning 20 years , backstage , locations and in private . Book has no inscriptions , no damage , no spine lean , corners are sharp. pages are clean and complete, , jacket is not faded , no tears , no creases , not price-clipped, We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket ... View more info

Lark Rise [ a Fine First Folio Society Printing ]

By: Thompson , Flora

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847297

Condition: Fine


Folio Society hardback in slipcase , no dust jacket as issued , First printing a fine copy , pictoral boards with gilt tiles to spine , intorduction by Sir Hugh Casson , no inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , no spine lean , unfaded, corners are sharp , slipcase is almost fine , no marks , minor fade to edge , super copy , A heavy book but no extra shipping will be asked for , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in , doub... View more info

Ross Macdonald: A Biography Introduction By Sue Grafton

By: Tom Nolan

Price: £17.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88849914

ISBN: 0684812177

Condition: Very Good


First edition first impression hardback in dust jacket , near fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , corners are sharp , bottom spine tip puished . full number sequence 1,3,5,7,9,10,8,6,4,2 on copyright page , in near fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped showing $32 on flap , very slight fade to edges , not a remain... View more info

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God is Not a Christian [ First Printing ]

By: Tutu , Desmond

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Rider: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88845607

ISBN: 1846042518

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no damage , is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , clean , unfaded. , corners are sharp. full number sequence 1,3,5,7,9,10,8,6,4,2 , in fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped, not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal ... View more info

A Treasury of Mark Twain [ a Fine Folio Society in Slipcase ]

By: Twain , Mark

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2009

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 88847493

Condition: Fine


Folio Society hardback in slipcase , no dust jacket as issued , tenth printing a fine copy , illustrated boards with gilt tiles to spine , illustrated by Rod Waters , inro by Roy Blount Jnr , no inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , no spine lean , unfaded, corners are sharp , slipcase is also fine , no marks , not faded , super copy , A heavy book but no extra shipping will be asked for , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sen... View more info

Two Lives Signed First Edition Hardback in Dustjacket

By: Vikram Seth

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Little Brown: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 88841850

ISBN: 0316727741

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket SIGNED by the author on the title page , fine book in fine dust jacket. not price-clipped , not faded , no tears , no inscriptions , no spine lean , jacket not faded , no tears , no marks , nice clean and tight copy All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999 View more info

Biography of a Family Catherine De Medici and Her Children with Illustrations [ 1937 First Printing ]

By: Waldman , Milton

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green and Co: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88845993

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in hard covers with titles to spine , no dust jacket , no marks , no inscriptions , pages are clean and complete with all illustrations , slight page toning with age , no tears , book is clean and bright , very minor fade to spine , no rolling or spine lean , weakness to front hinge, in tight binding , corners are pushed , half inch closed tear top back edge of spine , , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders a... View more info

Nights Out Life In Cosmopolitan London [ an Unread Fine First Printing ]

By: Walkowitz , Judith R

Price: £10.00

Publisher: USA, Yale: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88844538

ISBN: 0300151942

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , a new un-read copy , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no damage , number sequence 10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1 , in fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , The book is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , clean , unfaded. , corners are sharp , not price-clipped , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy ... View more info

Lou Reed The Life [ a Fine First Printing ]

By: Wall , Mick

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Orion: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88843948

ISBN: 140915307X

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , a new un-read copy , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no damage , all black and white and colour photos are present , full number sequence 1,3,5,7,9,10,8,6,4,2, , in fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , not price-clipped , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy , a new unread copy . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket pl... View more info

Not Always with the Pack [ Signed By the Author ]

By: Walters, Dennis

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 88846050

ISBN: 0094693102

Condition: Fine


Hardback in dust jacket SIGNED with inscription by the author on the title page , fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no damage , is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , clean , unfaded. , corners are sharp. , pages are clean and complete , in almost fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped, small stain verso bottom spine tip not vi... View more info

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Role Models

By: Waters , John

Price: £8.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus and Giroux: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88843739

ISBN: 0374251479

Condition: Fine


First edition Second printing hardback in dust jacket , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no damage , number sequence 3,5,7,9,10,8,6,4,2 but states First Edition , in jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , not price-clipped, not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent... View more info

The Spy With 29 Names [ an unread fine first printing]

By: Webster , Jason

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus: 2014

Edition: first

Seller ID: 201918

ISBN: 0701187743

Condition: fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , a new un-read copy , fine book in fine dust jacket. not price-clipped , not faded , no tears , no marks full number sequence 2,4,6,8,10,9,7,5,3,1 on copyright page . not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999 View more info

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On Leopard Rock a Life of Adventures Limited Edition Unread Hardback in Dustjacket Plus Publishers Publicity Letter

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Zaffre: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88851691

Condition: Fine


First edition second impression hardback in original dust jacket , comes with publishers advance publicity letter loosely inserted , a clean and tight copy , almost fine book in almost fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , 2 corners are sharp 2 have minor push spine tips pushed , number sequence 3,5,7,9,10,8,6,4,2 on copyright page , in almost fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no... View more info

Fighter Pilot A Personal Record of the Campaign in France 1939-1940

By: Wing Commander Paul Richey DFC

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Jane's Information Group: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848912

ISBN: 0710600003

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , a near fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no spine lean , in tight binding , corners are sharp. . pages are clean but toned with age complete with all black and white pictures , , no tears , no creases, in near fine jacket that is spine faded , not price-clipped, tiny closed nick and wear top spine tip , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All order... View more info