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Windsor Castle

By: Ainsworth, Harrison

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Collins: 1111

Seller ID: 15835

Condition: Very Good


Pocket sized.382pp, red cloth covered boards, a little rubbed to edges. Frontispiece illustrations. Internally clean. A Library of Classics edition of the 1843 classic novel, set at the court of Henry VIII. View more info

Years of Childhoods

By: Aksakoff, Serghei

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1951

Seller ID: 13321

Condition: Very Good


Pocket size World's Classics edition. 446pp, blue cloth covered boards, a little rubbed to edges. Internally very clean. Translated by J D Duff. An autobiograpphy of childhood in Russia, to the age of 10. View more info

Soft Answers

By: Aldington, Richard

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Penguin: 1949

Seller ID: 7393

Condition: Good


1st Penguin edition. 247pp, orange and white softback covers. A small portion of loss to the front cover, otherwise clean and G+. 5 stories. View more info

Heroes Of The Empty View

By: Aldridge, James

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Bodley Head: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2904

Condition: Very Good


400pp. Illustrated dustjacket with edgewear. Very light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. A novel set partly in the arabian desert View more info

Show Me A Hero

By: Alexander, Patrick

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2540

ISBN: 0333238435

Condition: Fine


271pp, dustjacket with a portion of loss to the front, and tears to the back. Internally very clean. A bullion robbery in the 1980s, and a confrontation with the secret police. View more info

The Night Piece

By: Alexis, Andre

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 1999

Seller ID: 13948

ISBN: 0747544611

Condition: Fine


229pp, illustrated soft covers. One tiny pin hole to flyleaf, otherwise a very clean, tight copy. Sinister stories, set in Trinidads and Canada. View more info

Twilight in Delhi

By: Ali, Ahmed

Price: £25.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1966

Seller ID: 16564

Condition: Very Good


Champak Library edition, the second editon after the Hogarth Press first editon of 1940, with a new Introduction and some corrections and fresh translations by the author. 290pp, green cloth covered boards. Dustjacket by Marcus Abreu has been strengthened with tape to the top, and is worn to the edges. One passage marked with a biro line to the margin in the Introduction, otherwise internally clean. A novel of Muslim life in Delhi. View more info

The Judas Factor

By: Allbeury, Ted

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New English Library: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14954

ISBN: 0450060659

Condition: Very Good


202pp, complete illustrated dustjacket, a little sun darkened to the spine. Previous owner's bookplate beneath the front turnover flap, otherwise a very clean copy. Spy thriller - Anders is sent to bring back a KGB killer. View more info

Arms of a Stranger

By: Allen, Danice

Price: £2.00

Publisher: New York, Avon Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9419

ISBN: 0380777266

Condition: Very Good


374pp, illustrated softback covers with light creases to spine. A clean, tight copy. Romance - Anne meets a rogue in New Orleans View more info

Bedford Village

By: Allen, Hervey

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Heinemann: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4519

Condition: Very Good


285pp, brown cloth covered boards. Colour frontispiece. A clean copy. A sequel to 'The Forest And The Fort, set in Pennsylvania in 1763. View more info

The Dream Thing

By: Allen, Judy

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 775

ISBN: 0241898366

Condition: As New


105 pp, blue boards, complete dustjacket with one light mark. Internally very clean. View more info

All In A Lifetime

By: Allen, Walter

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Readers Union and Michael Joseph: 1960

Seller ID: 4941

Condition: Fine


242pp, complete dustjacket a little sun darkened to spine. Internally very clean. View more info

Daughter of Fortune

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Flamingo: 1999

Seller ID: 7283

ISBN: 0006552323

Condition: Very Good


399pp, illustrated softback covers. Original owner's initials on flyleaf, otherwise clean and tight. The adventures of Eliza, growing up in Chile in the 1830s and later in goldrush California View more info

Not That Kind of Girl

By: Alliott, Catherine

Price: £3.00

Publisher: BCA: 2005

Seller ID: 10792

Condition: Fine


Full size softback of 438pp. A clean copy. Henrietta's life is complicated when her old love reappears. View more info

Scan

By: Allsop, Kenneth

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hodder: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7174

Condition: Very Good


230pp, dustjacket with a little loss to the edges. Tiny light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Pieces from 10 years of journalism - Edith Sitwell, Patience Strong, Little Lord Fauntleroy, Thurber, Betjeman, Isherwood, Sillitoe, Burroughs, Faulkner, Waugh, Tennessee Williams etc. View more info

Kinflicks

By: Alther, Lisa

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Penguin: 1983

Seller ID: 5672

ISBN: 0140044108

Condition: Very Good


Softback. 570pp, the paper browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers. Small foxmarks to edges, otherwise clean and tight. The best-selling story of Ginny Babcock. View more info

Penguin Modern Poets 18 A Alvarez Roy Fuller ANthony Thwaite

By: Alvarez, A and Fuller, Roy and Thwaite, Anthony

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Penguin: 1970

Seller ID: 15833

ISBN: 0140421297

Condition: Very Good


144pp, the paper browning a little with age, illustrated sofback covers. Internally very clean and tight. A selection to illustrate the three poets' characteristics in style and form View more info

Uncommon Danger

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1961

Seller ID: 11653

Condition: Very Good


223pp, the page edges browning a very little with age, green and white softback covers. Internally clean and tight. Thriller - a journalist is in peril of his life in Hitler's Germany. View more info

The Biographer's Moustache

By: Amis, Kingsley

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Flamingo: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1

ISBN: 0002253305

Condition: Fine


282 pp, complete dustjacket. A very clean copy. A struggling hack is commissioned to write the biography of a famous author. View more info

The Riverside Villas Mystery

By: Amis, Kingsley

Price: £3.00

Publisher: The Book Club: 1974

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 859

Condition: Very Good


224 pp, the edges browning a little with age, dustjacket a little worn to edges. A couple of spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean View more info