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A Night Of Watching

By: Arnold, Elliott

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Longmans: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1599

Condition: Fine


441 pp, black boards. Internally very clean. Set in WWII View more info

Aprilwetter

By: Arnold, Hans

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Heath: 1111

Seller ID: 14441

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1930s reprint of the 1905 edition. Edited, and with an Introduction, Vocabulary and Notes in English, by Lawrence Fossler. Text in German fraktur type. 144pp, red cloth covered boards with eagle. A clean copy. View more info

Essays Literary & Critical

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Dent: 1914

Seller ID: 10391

Condition: Very Good


Everyman edition. 380pp, orange brown cloth covered boards with gilt flower ornament to spine. Decorated endpapers and title pages. A clean copy. The topics of the essay include the function of Criticism, Academies, Maurice and Eugenie de Guerin, Heine, Pagan and Christian Religious Sentiment, Joubert, Spinoza, Marcus Aurelius, Translating Homer etc. View more info

The Poems of Matthew Arnold 1840 to 1866

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Dent: 1914

Seller ID: 16734

Condition: Good


First reprint of the first Everyman edition. 367pp, green cloth covered boards with gilt flower ornament to spine. Decorated endpapers and title pages. A couple of marks to the foredge, the previous owner's name to the flyleaf, and she has written out the poem 'Dover Beach' on the back endpaper, otherwise internally clean. Introduction by R A Scott-James and Early Poems, Lyric and Narrative poems, Elegiac poems etc. View more info

Hunter's Horn

By: Arnow, Harriette

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Collins: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4534

Condition: Very Good


512pp, green cloth coverd boards. Endpaper maps. A couple of small spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally very clean. View more info

Rising In The World

By: Arthur, T S

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Blackwood:

Seller ID: 9797

Condition: Very Good


Mid- late 19th century. 288pp, brown cloth covered boards with floral design and gilt title. Attractive b+ w illustrations. A couple of marks to margins, otherwise VG. 'A Tale to Illustrate Integrity of Purpose and High Moral Principle in Life' View more info

The Camelot Chronicles

By: Ashley, Mike (ed)

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Robinson: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8689

ISBN: 1854871307

Condition: Very Good


418pp, illustrated covers a little rubbed to edges. Internally very clean, tight,and Near Fine. Heroic adventures from the age of the Knights of the Round Table View more info

The Mammoth Book of Historical Whodunnits

By: Ashley, Mike (ed)

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Robinson: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14078

ISBN: 1841193739

Condition: Fine


500pp, illustrated softback covers a little faded to spine. Internally very clean and tight. A collection of short crime stories set in Roman, medieval etc. times. View more info

A Broken Engagement

By: Askwith, Betty

Price: £18.50

Publisher: Gollancz: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14182

Condition: Very Good


188pp, grey cloth covered boards. Light foxing to flyleaf and foredge, otherwise internally clean. Now rare. View more info

Pleasant Vices

By: Astley, Judy

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Black Swan: 1995

Seller ID: 7341

ISBN: 0552995657

Condition: Very Good


An edition published exclusively for 'She' magazine. 287pp, illustrated softback covers by Peter Ferris. Near Fine. The inhabitants of a leafy London suburb try to keep other people's sins at bay. View more info

Size Matters

By: Astley, Judy

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Black Swan: 2004

Seller ID: 11984

ISBN: 0552771856

Condition: As New


272pp, illustrated softback covers by Helen Chapman. A very clean, tight copy. Jay has always envied her cousin, Delphine - and decises to go on a diet. View more info

The Young Man A Monthly Journal and Review Volume VI January to December 1892

By: Atkins, Frederick A and Dawson, W J (eds) Annie S Swan, General Booth, Joseph Hocking, Henry Irving, H C G Moule, Edmund Gosse

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Partridge: 1893

Seller ID: 6902

Condition: Very Good


A tall volume of 428pp, cloth bound boards with leather spine. Frontispiece portrait of Gladstone and many engraved illustrations. Internally clean. Includes travel (includes Scotland), book reviews, stories, science etc. Contributors include Annie S Swan, General Booth, Joseph Hocking, Henry Irving, Edmund Gosse and H C G Moule. View more info

Greyfriars Bobby

By: Atkinson, Eleanor

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Penguin: 1996

Seller ID: 9841

ISBN: 0140622012

Condition: As New


219pp, illustrated softback covers. A very clean, tight copy. A well-loved story of an Edinburgh dog View more info

Greyfriars Bobby

By: Atkinson, Eleanor

Price: £1.25

Publisher: Puffin: 1986

Seller ID: 11802

ISBN: 0140301666

Condition: Fine


219pp, the page edges browning a little with age. Softback covers by Martin Gascoigne. A clean, tight copy. The true story of a small dog's graveside vigil. View more info

Prelude to the Enlightenment French Literature 1690 - 1740

By: Atkinson, Geoffroy and Keller, Abraham C

Price: £10.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10123

ISBN: 0048400017

Condition: Fine


221pp, complete dustjacket in protecive cover. A very clean copy. A study of the attitudes of French writers during the transition from the Classical Age to the Enlightenment View more info

Human Croquet

By: Atkinson, Kate

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Doubleday: 1997

Seller ID: 12346

ISBN: 0385405960

Condition: As New


349pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. A very clean copy. Internally clean and tight. The story of the Fairfax family - by the author of 'Behind the Scenes at the Museum' View more info

Problem Party

By: Atkinson, M E and Tresilian, Stuart

Price: £12.50

Publisher: John Lane Bodley Head: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7032

Condition: Very Good


214pp, orange cloth covered boards, a very litttle rubbed to the corners. Attractive b + w illustrations. Tiny light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally very clean. View more info

Cat's Eye

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Virago: 1991

Seller ID: 11461

ISBN: 1853811262

Condition: Good


421pp, illustrated softback covers with one crease to front and a nick to the edge of the back cover. Internally very clean and tight. Elaine is tormented by memories of her Toronto childhood. View more info

The Golden Calves

By: Auchincloss, Louis

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Weidenfeld: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3182

ISBN: 0297794744

Condition: Fine


213pp, the edges browning a little with age, complete dustjacket. Very clean. Set in a museum on Central West Park. View more info

The Mammoth Hunters

By: Auel, Jean M

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Coronet: 1986

Seller ID: 10011

ISBN: 0340393114

Condition: Very Good


784pp, illustrated softback covers, a little faded to spine. Map. Internally clean. The third in the Earth's Children series, set in the Ice Age. View more info