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The Everlasting Story of Nory

By: Baker, Nicholson

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Chattto & Windus: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8166

ISBN: 0701166908

Condition: Fine


226pp, black boards. A clean, unread copy. View more info

A Sort Of Traitors

By: Balchin, Nigel

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Collins and The Book Society: 1949

Seller ID: 3253

Condition: Fine


272pp, red cloth boards, slightly faded to bottom edge of spine. Internally very clean. View more info

This Torch of Freedom

By: Baldwin, Stanley

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10687

Condition: Good


339pp, dark blue cloth covered boards. Label to inner board, flyleaf removed, occasional stamps of the Leeds Instituter - a Good 'reading copy'. 37 of Baldwin's speeches - Wesley, Shakespeare, the English countryside etc View more info

Crash

By: Ballard, J G

Price: £2.25

Publisher: Vintage: 2004

Seller ID: 14097

ISBN: 0099466899

Condition: Very Good


224pp, illustrated softback covers. Internally clean and tight. Vaughan experiments with erotic atrocities among crash victims. View more info

Le Pere Goriot

By: Balzac, H De

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Heath: 1949

Seller ID: 14430

Condition: Very Good


French text, edited aand with Introduction and Notes in English by R L Sanderson of Yale. 361pp, green cloth covered boards. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Part of the Heath's Modern Language series. View more info

The Devil's Heir and Other Tales from 'Les Contes Drolatiques'

By: Balzac, Honore De

Price: £8.00

Publisher: John Westhouse: 1945

Seller ID: 8920

Condition: Very Good


2nd edition. 188pp, dustjacket with edgewear and loss to the top of the spine. Original owner's name on inner board, otherwise internally clean. 9 stories, in English. View more info

Le Cure De Village

By: Balzac, Honore De

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Calmann Levy: 1950

Seller ID: 14440

Condition: Very Good


French text. 313pp, yellow and beige soft covers. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. View more info

Eugenie Grandet

By: Balzac, Honore De

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Dent: 1973

Seller ID: 13811

ISBN: 0460001698

Condition: Fine


Everyman edition. 235pp, with blue boards. A very clean copy. Translated by Ellen Marriage, Introduction by Marcel Girard. View more info

The Rise and Fall of Cesar Birotteau

By: Balzac, Honore De

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Dent: 1111

Seller ID: 16219

Condition: Very Good


Presumed first Everyman edition, circa 1910, with an Introduction by George Saintsbury. 348pp, red cloth covered boards with gilt flower ornament to spine. Decorated title pages and endpapers. Internally clean. View more info

Ten Science Fiction Stories

By: Banks, R A (ed) and Asimov and Wyndham and CLarke, Arthur C and Forster, E Mand Fast, Howard and Golding, William et al

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton:

Seller ID: 11303

ISBN: 034021371X

Condition: Very Good


156pp, softback covers with a couple of light creases. Title page neatly removed, a couple of light marks to foredge, otherwise internallly clean. 10 stories. Authors include Swift, Stevenson, Wells and Fast View more info

The Third Truth

By: Bar-Zohar, Michael

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hodder: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3720

ISBN: 0340164115

Condition: Fine


189pp, dustjacket by Peter Rivers with a couple of short closed tears to the edges, no loss. Internally very clean. Who killed the Russian Foreign Secretary? - the CIA want to know. View more info

The Mistress of Shenstone

By: Barclay, Florence L

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Putnam: 1111

Seller ID: 351

Condition: Very Good


'535th thousand'. 340 pp, brown cloth covered boards. Clean and VG+. A novel set in the First World War. View more info

The Wall of Partition

By: Barclay, Florence L

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Putnams: 1111

Seller ID: 13197

Condition: Good


'123rd Thousand' - probably 1930s. 379pp, red cloth covered boards, now with several marks. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, a few pages creased to corners, otherwise internally generally clean - a good 'reading copy' only. View more info

The Song In The Green Thorn Tree

By: Barke, James

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Chivers: 1966

Seller ID: 12875

Condition: Very Good


Facsimile reprint of the Collins edition of 1947. 512pp, complete dustjacket in removeable plastic sleeve. Ex library - flyleaf removed, a couple of small stamps, otherwise a clean copy. A novel of the life and loves of Robert Burns View more info

Heading Inland

By: Barker, Nicola

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Faber: 1997

Seller ID: 11806

ISBN: 0571190529

Condition: Very Good


161pp, illustrated softback covers with a couple of light creases to spine. A clean, tight, Near Fine copy. Comic and surreal short stories. View more info

No Place of Safety

By: Barnard, Robert

Price: £2.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1998

Seller ID: 13675

ISBN: 0006499848

Condition: Very Good


187pp, illustrated softback covers with a crease to one corner. Internally clean, tight and Near Fine. Crime - a murderous attack at a hostel for homeless street kids. View more info

Metroland

By: Barnes, Julian

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Robin Clark: 1983

Seller ID: 8825

ISBN: 0860720489

Condition: Very Good


176pp, laminated covers by Peter Benton. A couple of very light creases to the covers, internally very clean and tight. Christopher and Toni struggle to be bohemians. View more info

Something to Declare

By: Barnes, Julian

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Picador: 2002

Seller ID: 13890

ISBN: 0330489267

Condition: Very Good


318pp, illustrated softback covers. One small light mark to foredge, otherwise a very clean, tight Near Fine copy. essays collected over twenty years, ranging from Flaubert, film, to the Tour de France. View more info

The Heart of Jessy Laurie

By: Barr, Amelia E

Price: £6.00

Publisher: James Clarke & Co: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12945

Condition: Good


287pp, red cloth covered boards with impressed design. Four b + w illustrations. Sunday School prize label to flyleaf, dated 1914. The boards have been marked by damp, as is the margin of the frontispiece, but the text of the book is clean and sound - sold as a 'reading copy' of a rare book. Was Jessy's marriage valid? View more info

Coronets and Buckskin

By: Barratt, Raven

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 256

Condition: Fine


Illustrations by the author. 304 pp, grey boards. Very clean. A novel set in British Colombia View more info