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The Book of Artemas Concerning Men And the Things That Men Did Do, At The Time When There Was War

By: -

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Westall: 1917

Seller ID: 8229


15th edition. Cream cloth covered boards with illustration in green and black. Flyleaf removed, marks to margin of one page, otherwise VG. Comment on WWI, in biblical language. View more info

Das Beste Aus Reader's Digest Februar 1963

By: -

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Reader's Digest: 1963

Seller ID: 8295


Includes the condensed book 'Pepe' by Josef Berger, and a photograph of Pope John XXIII View more info

Great Short Stories of the English-Speaking World Volume Two

By: -

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Readers Digest: 1981

Seller ID: 8402


Red boards with gilt title.49 short stories, selected by the editors of Readers Digest. - Conan Doyle, Runyon, Capote, Wharton, Greene etc. A very clean, tight copy. View more info

The Arabian Nights' Entertainments

By: -

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Ward Lock & Co:

Seller ID: 9636


Probably late 19th century. 421pp and publisher's catalogue, illustrated dark red cloth covered boards. Flyleaf probably removed, old price on title page, otherwise a clean copy View more info

The One-Act Theatre The Fifth Book

By: A J Talbot , F Morton Howard, Mabel Constandouros, George Porter, Anthony Pelissier, Philip Johnson, Howard Agg and Neil Grant

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Samuel French: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11113


132pp, orange cloth covered boards, faded to spine. Internally clean. 7 short plays - T'Drama League Coop, A Visitor For Christmas, The Ogboddy's Outing, Album Leaf, Make-Up, One Morning Very Early, and The Picnic View more info

Misalliance Disastrous And Bizarre Literary Lovelives

By: Abelson, Edward

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Macdonald: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4136


96pp, priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise complete. B + w drawings. Previous owner's name stamp on flyleaf, otherwise clean. Amazing stories of the love lives of great writers. View more info

Eclipse Fever

By: Abish, Walter

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Faber: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3542


335pp, complete dustjacket, a little rubbed to edges. Internally very clean. The story of Alejandro, the literary critic. View more info

The Disobedient Servant

By: Ackland, Tom

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Indigo: 1997

Seller ID: 11799


224pp, illustrated softback covers wirth a couple of light creases.Internally clean and tight. A comic thrller - why is someone following Guy, the nondescript civil sevant? View more info

Milton In America

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Sinclair-Stevenson: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8058


277pp. Dustjacket with a portion of loss to the corner of the back is otherwise clean. Internally very clean. What if the poet John Milton had created his own colony in America. View more info

The Restaurant At The End Of The Universe

By: Adams, Douglas

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Pan: 1980

Seller ID: 10423


'Commemorative sequel edition in association with The Observer.' 200pp, illustrated softback covers. A very clean, tight copy. The sequel to The Hitch-Hikers Guide. View more info

Old Seed On New Ground

By: Adderley, James and Low

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Putnam's: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7156


191pp, hand cut foredge, brown boards, a little rubbed to the corners, with cloth spine. 12 B + w cartoons. Original owner's name on flyleaf, a few light spots of foxing, otherwise internally clean. Moral stories. View more info

Addison Selections from Addison's Papers Contributed to the Spectator

By: Addison, Joseph and Arnold, Thomas

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1900

Seller ID: 13001


528pp, inclusing Introduction, Notes and Index. Dark green cloth covered boards, worn to edges. Flyleaf removed, previous owner's name to foredge, pencil notes to margins - a good 'reading copy' only. View more info

The Greenlander

By: Adlard, Mark

Price: £4.00

Publisher: The Leisure Circle: 1978

Seller ID: 582


278 pp, complete dustjacket, A clean copy. Whaling adventure. View more info

Aeschyli Septem Quae Supersunt Tragoediae Editio Altera

By: Aeschylus Edited by Gilbert Murray

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1955

Seller ID: 10148


Oxford Classical Texts Series. 2nd edition. 376pp, dark blue cloth covered boards.Complete dustjacket with a couple of closed tears to the edges. A couple of spots of foxing to the foredge, otherwise internally very clean. Latin Preface and Notes, Greek text View more info

Agamemnon Libation Bearers Eumenides Fragments

By: Aeschylus Edited By Herbert Weir Smyth and Hugh LLoyd Jones

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Harvard: 1999

Seller ID: 14761


Loeb dual text classical library. 611pp, including Index. Complete dustjacket. A very clean copy. Greek and English text of Agamemnon, Libation Bearers and Eumenides, and of fragments of lost plays with English Notes on them. View more info

Fables of Aesop

By: Aesop Translated By S A Handford

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1956

Seller ID: 14184


Translated by S A HAndford, with an Introduction and Notes. 228pp, brown and white softback covers with one small scrape mark to front. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean and tight. View more info

The Mother's Recompense

By: Aguilar, Grace

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Sampson Low:

Seller ID: 3701


Sunday School gift bookplate on inner board dated 1931, otherwise internally clean. 424pp, small but clear type. Illustrated dustjacket with portions of loss. A sequel to 'Home Influence'. View more info

Windsor Castle

By: Ainsworth, Harrison

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Collins: 1111

Seller ID: 15835


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


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

A Family Chronicle Childhood Years of Bagrov Grandson

By: Aksakov, Sergei

Price: £24.50

Publisher: Moscow, Raduga: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16677


Translated by Olga Shartse. 540pp, complete illustrated dustjacket, a very little rubbed to edges.Colour illustrations. Internally very clean. The principal works of the author, telling the story of three generations of a family of Russian landed gentry, and praised by Turgenev and Gorky. View more info