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In Old New York A Romance

By: Barrett, Wilson and Barron, Elwyn

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Macqueen: 1900

Seller ID: 11051

Condition: Very Good


410pp, red cloth covered boards with gilt title. Frontispiece illustration. Light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Historical novel View more info

Auld Licht Idylls

By: Barrie, J M

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Hodder: 1926

Seller ID: 5618

Condition: Very Good


237pp, blue cloth covered boards with paper title labels. Previous owner's bookplate on inner board, a couple of spots of foxing on foredge, otherwise a clean copy. Part of 'The Works of J M Barrie' edition. View more info

Auld Licht Idylls

By: Barrie, J M

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Hodder: 1111

Seller ID: 6003

Condition: Very Good


Probably circa 1920. 250pp, red cloth covered boards, with gilt decoration to spine, which is faded. Decorated title page. Previous owner's name in pencil on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. View more info

Tommy And Grizel

By: Barrie, J M

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Cassell: 1111

Seller ID: 7183

Condition: Very Good


The Uniform Edition.431pp, blue cloth covered boards with paper labels. A couple of spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. A novel from the author of 'Peter Pan'. View more info

Peter Pan (Peter and Wendy)

By: Barrie, J M

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Bed Book: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8551

ISBN: 1933652071

Condition: Fine


An unusual format, where the book has the words printed down, rather than across the page, so that it is easier to read in bed. 107pp, red softback covers. A very clean copy. The novel story version of what was originally a famous play. View more info

SuperJack

By: Barron, Adam

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Macmillan: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11301

ISBN: 0333906179

Condition: Very Good


Full-size paperback of 369pp. A clean, tight copy. Private eye Billy Rucker and a famous footballer's dead mistress. View more info

Andersen's English

By: Barry, Sebastian

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Faber: 2010

Seller ID: 14783

ISBN: 0571242286

Condition: Very Good


86pp, illustrated softback covers. One light crease to the top of a couple of pages, otherwise a very clean, tight copy. The text of the play, and photographs and biographies of the original cast from the Hampstead Theatre production. Hans Christian Andersen makes an unexpected visit to Charles Dickens' family home. View more info

The Garden of the Finzi Continis

By: Bassani, Giorgio

Price: £1.25

Publisher: Quartet: 1978

Seller ID: 16133

ISBN: 070433173X

Condition: Very Good


2364pp, illustrated softback covers. A few small spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise clean and tight. The story of a wealthy Jewish family in late 1930s Ferrara moving towards their fate in the Second World War. View more info

Point Horror The Dead Game

By: Bates, A

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Scholastic: 1994

Seller ID: 9503

ISBN: 0590553844

Condition: Very Good


166pp, illustrated softback covers. One light crease to spine, internally Fine, As New. Horror - the Dead Game can't be stopped... View more info

The Feast of July

By: Bates, H E

Price: £3.00

Publisher: The Book Club: 1111

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 670

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1955. 217pp, browned to edges, illustrated dustjacket, with portions of loss,. Flyleaf removed. Internally clean. The story of Bella set in Victorian times in the Midlands. View more info

The Purple Plain

By: Bates, H E

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph and The Book Society: 1947

Seller ID: 3382

Condition: Very Good


Simultaneous 1st edition. 224p, dark red cloth covered boards, a little faded to edge. A few very small light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise clean. View more info

The Purple Plain

By: Bates, H E

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Reprint Society: 1949

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 6135

Condition: Very Good


256pp, purple coloured cloth covered boards, sun faded to spine, with leather label. Internally very clean. Set in Burma View more info

The Purple Plain

By: Bates, H E

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Reprint Society: 1949

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 8431

Condition: Very Good


256pp, purple coloured cloth covered boards, a little sunned to spine, with leather label. A couple of spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Set in Burma. View more info

The Four Beauties

By: Bates, H E

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Penguin: 1981

Seller ID: 9584

ISBN: 014003420X

Condition: Very Good


153pp, sofback covers by Anne Meisel. Original owner's name crossed out on inner cover, one small scrape mark to back, otherwise a clean, tight copy. Four short stories. View more info

The Golden Oriole

By: Bates, H E

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Penguin: 1965

Seller ID: 14309

Condition: Very Good


144pp, the paper browning a little with age, illustrated sofback covers. Internally clean and tight. Five short stories. View more info

Jane Austen and the English Landscape

By: Batey, Mavis

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Barn Elms: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16974

ISBN: 1899551025

Condition: Very Good


Large format. 135pp, complete illustrated dustjacket, a little faded to the spine. Colour and b + w illustrations. Original owner's name to the flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. The real and fictional landscapes in Jane Austen's work, and the ideas behind the response of her characters to landscape, reflecting contemporary 'taste and feeling' - sensibility, the gothic etc.. View more info

Danger From Deer

By: Baum, Vicki

Price: £3.50

Publisher: The Book Club: 1000

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 4773

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1950. 286pp, red boards, complete illustrated dustjacket with one small closed tear to top of spine. Very small light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. View more info

Rebel On A Rock

By: Bawden, Nina

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2518

ISBN: 0575024208

Condition: Very Good


158pp, complete dustjacket, a little faded to spine. Ex library, so flyleaf removed and a couple of stamps, otherwise a clean copy. Jo is on holiday on Ithaka View more info

Familiar Passions

By: Bawden, Nina

Price: £3.50

Publisher: The Book Club: 1979

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 7155

Condition: Very Good


160pp, the edges browning a little with age, complete dustjacket. A clean copy. Bridie searches for her origins when her husband leaves. View more info

Dear Austen

By: Bawden, Nina

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Virago: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14564

ISBN: 1844081842

Condition: As New


130pp, complete dustjacket, a little rubbed to top of spine. A very clean copy. The novelist gives an account of the death of her husband in the rail crash at Potter's Bar in 2002, and what followed - a love letter, and an indictment. View more info