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A Book of Escapes and Hurried Journeys

By: Buchan, John

Price: £28.50

Publisher: Nelson: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13014

Condition: Very Good


First edition. 304pp. cloth covered boards with coloured illustration, a very little rubbed to corners and ends of spine. B + w plates by R S Forrest. Gift inscription on flyleaf, a couple of spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise clean. 12 escapes and journeys - Georgia railway raid, Charles Stuart, Princess Clementina etc.. View more info

The Island Of Sheep

By: Buchan, John

Price: £0.85

Publisher: Penguin: 1956

Seller ID: 6321

Condition: Good


First Penguin edition. 245pp, the paper browning a little with age, orange and white softback covers with a little wear to base of spine and edges, and with an illustration by Stephen Russ. Map, Internally clean. View more info

Les Trente Neuf Marches et La Centrale d'Energie

By: Buchan, John

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Nelson: 1935

Seller ID: 14103

Condition: Very Good


Translated into French by Theo Varlet. 379pp, cream cloth covered boards with garland decoration. Gift inscription in French dated 1942 to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Two complete adventure stories, The 39 Steps and The Power House, in French. View more info

A Lost Lady of Old Years A Romance

By: Buchan, John

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Nelson: 1950

Seller ID: 14100

Condition: Very Good


304pp. Red cloth covered boards, with gilt author sunflower logo. A couple of light marks to the boards, and a small mark to the foredge, but internallly very clean. Set in Scotland, at the time of Culloden. View more info

The Half-Hearted

By: Buchan, John

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1935

Seller ID: 13230

Condition: Good


13th edition. 317pp. Blue cloth covered boards, with the extensive light spotting which often afflicts this edition. Art deco ornament to title page. Ink note to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. An adventure story set in Scotland. View more info

Salute To Adventurers

By: Buchan, John

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Nelson: 1947

Seller ID: 16553

Condition: Very Good


366pp, red cloth covered boards with gilt series logo. Plain dustjacket with a little loss to the spine ends and corners. Gift inscription to flyleaf, very faint spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Uniform edition. Set in the 1680s View more info

Huntingtower

By: Buchan, John

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Nelson: 1948

Seller ID: 8032

Condition: Very Good


320pp. Red cloth covered boards, dustjacket with a little wear to edges Map. A few very light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Classic Dickson McCann adventure. View more info

The Three Hostages

By: Buchan, John

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Nelson: 1952

Seller ID: 8035

Condition: Very Good


447pp. Red cloth covered boards, with gilt sunflower logo. Red and white dustjacket with a little edgewear to the top edge Map. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, a couple of small spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. A Richard Hannay adventure story, set in Scotland. View more info

The Blanket of the Dark

By: Buchan, John

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Nelson: 1952

Seller ID: 13336

Condition: Very Good


377pp, red cloth covered boards, a very little rubbed to edges, with gilt author logo. Map. A clean, Near Fine, copy. View more info

The Blanket of the Dark

By: Buchan, John

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1933

Seller ID: 8029

Condition: Very Good


314pp.blue cloth covered boards with vignette illustration. Original owner's name to flyleaf, a couple of small spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Adventure set in Tudor times. View more info

John MacNab

By: Buchan, John

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Penguin: 1985

Seller ID: 13224

ISBN: 0140011358

Condition: Very Good


248pp. Softback covers illustrated by Kenneth Wynn, with light creases to spine. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. A poaching adventure story set in Scotland View more info

Salute To Adventurers

By: Buchan, John

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Nelson: 1111

Seller ID: 8033

Condition: Very Good


Probably c 1940. 380pp, brown boards with gilt title. Illustrated dustjacket with a little loss to the spine in removeable protective cover. Gift inscription dated 1942 to flyleaf and owner's bookplate to inner board, otherwise internally clean. Set in the 1680s View more info

The Dancing Floor

By: Buchan, John

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Nelson: 1111

Seller ID: 7998

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1944 - dated from Sunday School prize inscription on the flyleaf. 280pp, red cloth boards with a couple of small inkmarks. Dustjacket illustrated by Trotter, with loss to the base of the spine, in protective removeable cover Frontispiece map. Light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise clean. Adventure on a Greek island. View more info

The Free Fishers

By: Buchan, John

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Nelson: 1949

Seller ID: 8034

Condition: Very Good


380pp. Red cloth covered boards,a little faded to spine, with gilt logo to front, green top edge. One faint mark to front board, original owner's name on flyleaf, and bookplate, otherwise very clean. View more info

Mr Standfast

By: Buchan, John

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Pan: 1964

Seller ID: 12749

Condition: Very Good


299pp, the edges browning with age, illustrated softback covers, a little rubbed to edges of spine. Internally clean and tight. Richard Hannay returns - a story of counter espionage in WWI. View more info

The Novel and the Fairy Tale

By: Buchan, John

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The English Association: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10888

Condition: Very Good


16pp, grey soft covers. The staples are now rusting a very little, but still strong. Internally very clean. Buchan discusses his favourite authors, novel plots and the link with fairy stories. View more info

Augustus

By: Buchan, John

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10514

Condition: Very Good


356pp. Green cloth covered boards. Fold out maps. Leeds Institute labels to flyleaf ansd inner board, a few spots of foxing to foredge. The story of the great Roman Emperor. View more info

Greenmantle

By: Buchan, John

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Nelson:

Seller ID: 11275

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1930. 376p, the paper browning a little with age. Red cloth covered boards with black line decoration, a little rubbed to spine. Internally very clean. A Richard Hannay adventure story View more info

The Runagates Club

By: Buchan, John

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1929

Seller ID: 14531

Condition: Very Good


331p, blue cloth covered boards. A couple of very small light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise a clean copy. Members of a dining club tell their stories - includes a Richard Hannay story. View more info

Greenmantle

By: Buchan, John

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1967

Seller ID: 12001

Condition: Very Good


314p, green boards with gilt title. Endpaper maps. A clean copy. A Richard Hannay adventure story, set in the First World War. View more info