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Paul and Virginia Translated from the French of St Pierre to Which is added Elizabeth from the French of Madame Cotton

By: Saint-Pierre, J-H and Cottin, Madame

Price: £18.50

Publisher: Suttaby Evance & Fox: 1820

Seller ID: 13301

Condition: Very Good


A little book of 192pp. Brown ribbed cloth covered boards, worn to edges of spine, with leather label. All edges gilt. Frontispiece and title engravings by R Courbould. Small but clear type. Previous owner's name ot inner board and bookseller label. Internally clean. 2 important stories of the Romantic period - St-Pierre was a follower of Rousseau. View more info

Essays From Eighteenth Century Periodicals

By: Segar, M G (ed)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Methuen: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14216

Condition: Very Good


191pp, beige soft covers. Previous owner's name and adrress and some light foxing to flyleaf, some page corners folding, otherwise internally clean. Introduction and Notes, and essays by Adddison, Steele, Walpole, Johnson, Fielding , Goldsmith etc. taken from 15 periodicals from 1709 to 1787. View more info

None But The Brave

By: Smedley, Claude and Dowling, Jane et al

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Thames Publishing Co:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14421

Condition: Very Good


Probably circa 1940. 125pp, blue cloth covered boards with a light mark to the front. Colour illustrations. Previous owner's name to inner board, otherwise internally clean. 8 historical romantic stories by Claude Smedley, Jane Dowling, A M Burrage, Irene Dancyger, T C Bromley, Moiya Bridgeman, Dudley Hoys and Bertha Leonard. View more info

Gulliver's Travels To Lilliput And Brobdingnag

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Presentation Library: 1111

Seller ID: 3557

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1960s. 191pp, decorated blue cloth boards. A clean, Near Fine copy. View more info

Gulliver's Travels

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Williaim Clowes and Sons:

Seller ID: 11116

Condition: Very Good


Date 1933 with previous owner's signature on flyleaf. Green cloth covered boards, faded to spine. Attractive colour frontispiece and full-page b + w illustrations. Internally clean. View more info

Gulliver's Travels

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: £0.75

Publisher: Penguin: 1985

Seller ID: 13950

ISBN: 0140430229

Condition: Very Good


Edited by Peter Dixon and John Chalker. Introduction by Michael Foot. 360pp, including Notes. Illustrated softback covers with creases, Internally very clean and tight. View more info

The Georgian Literary Scene

By: Swinnerton, Frank

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Dent: 1938

Seller ID: 3876

Condition: Very Good


1st Everyman edition. 379 pp, orange cloth covered boards, fafed to spine. Previous owner's names on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. The literary scene from circa 1910, from James to Eliot via the Sitwells etc. View more info

In Hot Pursuit

By: Thompson, Vicki Lewis, and Lewis, Sherry and Fox, Roz Denny

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Mills & Boon: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9341

ISBN: 0263828417

Condition: Very Good


298pp, illustrated softback covers with light creases to spine. Internally very clean. 3 stories - That's My Baby!, For The Baby's Sake and Baby, Baby View more info

Minor Elizabethan Drama Volume One Pre Shakespearean Tragedies

By: Thorndike, Ashley (ed)

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dent: 1959

Seller ID: 15216

Condition: Very Good


Everyman edition. Introduction by Ashley Thorndike, with later revisions. 322pp, including Glossary. Blue cloth covered boards. One light mark to bottom edge, otherwise a very clean copy. 5 plays - Gorboduc by Norton and Sackville, Arden of Feversham, David and Bethsabe by George Peele, The Spanish Tragedy by Kyd and Cambyses by Thomas Preston. View more info

Minor Elizabethan Drama Volume Two Pre Shakespearean Tragedies

By: Thorndike, Ashley (ed)

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dent: 1959

Seller ID: 15217

Condition: Very Good


Everyman edition. Introduction by Ashley Thorndike, with later revisions. 312pp, including Glossary. Blue cloth covered boards. One light mark to bottom edge, otherwise a very clean copy. 5 plays - Ralph Roister Doister by Udall, Endimion by Lyly, The Old Wives' Tale by George Peele, Friar Bacon and Friar Bungay and James the Fourth by Robert Greene. View more info

Minor Elizabethan Drama Volume Two Pre Shakespearean Tragedies

By: Thorndike, Ashley (ed)

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dent: 1111

Seller ID: 16196

Condition: Very Good


Presumed first Everyman edition, circa 1910. Introduction by Ashley Thorndike. 312pp, including Glossary. Green cloth covered boards with gilt flower ornament to spine. Decorated title pages and endpapers. A very clean copy. 5 plays - Ralph Roister Doister by Udall, Endimion by Lyly, The Old Wives' Tale by George Peele, Friar Bacon and Friar Bungay and James the Fourth by Robert Greene. View more info

Minor Elizabethan Drama Volume One Pre Shakespearean Tragedies

By: Thorndike, Ashley (ed)

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dent: 1111

Seller ID: 16197

Condition: Very Good


Presumed first Everyman edition, circa 1910. Introduction by Ashley Thorndike. 322pp, including Glossary. Green cloth covered boards with gilt flower ornament to spine. Decorated title pages and endpapers. A very clean copy. 5 plays - Gorboduc by Norton and Sackville, Arden of Feversham, David and Bethsabe by George Peele, The Spanish Tragedy by Kyd and Cambyses by Thomas Preston. View more info

Minor Elizabethan Drama Volume One Pre Shakespearean Tragedies

By: Thorndike, Ashley (ed)

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Dent: 1920

Seller ID: 16735

Condition: Very Good


Everyman edition. Itroduction by Ashley Thorndike. 322pp, including Glossary. Green cloth covered boards with a light mark to the spine. Ex training college library, with a stamp to the inner board and flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. 5 plays - Gorboduc by Norton and Sackville, Arden of Feversham, David and Bethsabe by George Peele, The Spanish Tragedy by Kyd and Cambyses by Thomas Preston. View more info

Expect No Mercy Another Thrilling Q E D Detective Mystery

By: Thorne, E P

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Wright & Brown: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16293

Condition: Good


176pp, complete illustrated dustjacket in a removeable plastic sleeve. Ex private circulating library, evidenced only by a sticker to the spine of the dustjacket. Traces of label removed from flyleaf, a couple of marks - a good 'reading copy'. A judge's life is threatened - and the killer must be found in 30 minutes. View more info

Argosy April 1952

By: Thurber, James and Bradbury, Ray, Lawrence D H, Dickson, Carter et al

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10930

Condition: Very Good


Softback magazine, with short stories by D H Lawrence etc. 144pp, a little wear to ends of spine, a few light spots of foxing, otherwise clean and tight. View more info

The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole

By: Townsend, Sue

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Methuen: 1984

Seller ID: 629

ISBN: 0413531309

Condition: Fine


192 pp, the edges browning a little, green boards, complete dustjacket. Line drawings by Caroline Holden. A clean copy. View more info

Michael Kohlhaas

By: Von Kleist, Heinrich

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Macmillan: 1937

Seller ID: 14442

Condition: Good


Edited, and with an Introduction and Notes in English, by F W Wilson. Text in German fraktur type. 205 pp, brown cloth covered boards. Extensive notes to inner cover and in pencil to the text - a good 'working copy' only. View more info

Six Plays By Contemporaries of Shakespeare The Shoemaker's Holiday The White Devil The Knight of the Burning Pestle Philaster The Duchess of Malfi A New Way to Pay Old Debts

By: Wheeler, C B (ed) Thomas Dekker, John Webster, Beaumont and Fletcher, Philip Masssinger

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1952

Seller ID: 12267

Condition: Very Good


Pocket sized World's Classics edition. 595pp, blue cloth covered boards.Tiny spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. View more info

Matthew Arnold A Centennial Exhibition

By: Woof, Robert (ed)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: The Wordsworth Trust: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15111

Condition: Very Good


A large folio sized exhibition catalogue of 12 pages. Introductory essay by Robert Woof on the work of the educator, poet and critic. Descriptions and many b + w illustrations of items in the exhibiton. A clean copy. View more info