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Ramage and the Guillotine

By: Pope, Dudley

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Alison & Secker & Warburg: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16380

ISBN: 0436377322

Condition: Very Good


286pp. Complete dustjacket illustrated by Dave Webster is a little rubbed to the top of the spine. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Lieutenant Lord Ramage makes a secret journey across the Channel as Napoleon prepares to invade. View more info

The Oxford Book of Short Stories

By: Pritchett, V S (ed)

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1989

Seller ID: 11347

ISBN: 019282113X

Condition: Very Good


549pp, illustrated softback covers with light creases to spine. A clean, tight, Near Fine copy. 41 of the best short stories from Sir Walter Scott to William Trevor and John Updike. View more info

Turnstile One

By: Pritchett, V S (ed) James Joyce, Woolf, Auden, Betjeman

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Turnstile Press: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11318

Condition: Very Good


253pp, cloth covered boards. Gift inscription on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean, An important anthology - original poems, stories, reviews etc from the New Statesman. Includes Joyce, D H Lawrence, Betjeman, Woolf, Auden etc. View more info

The Splendid Spur

By: Q (Quiller- Couch, Sir A T)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cassell: 1111

Seller ID: 4181

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1930s. 312pp, including notes and glossary. Brown cloth boards with decoration to spine. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, a couple of spots of foxing, otherwise clean. Map. 'Memoirs of Mr John Marvel, set in 1642. View more info

Embrace The Serpent

By: Quayle, Marilyn T and Northcott, Nancy T

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Crown: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1766

ISBN: 0517588226

Condition: As New


307 pp. Complete dustjacket, very slightly rubbed. Internally very clean View more info

Embrace The Serpent

By: Quayle, Marilyn T and Northcott, Nancy T

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Crown, 1992:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8097

ISBN: 0517588226

Condition: As New


307 pp. Complete dustjacket, very slightly rubbed. Internally very clean View more info

The Butterfly Chair

By: Quednau, Marion

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Virago: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3860

ISBN: 0860682609

Condition: Fine


202pp, complete dustjacket. A clean copy. The story of Else Rainer's relationship with her parents - the author's first novel. View more info

Cat Of Many Tails

By: Queen, Ellery

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Gollancz: 1952

Seller ID: 5975

Condition: Very Good


284pp, the edges browned with age. Blue boards, faded to spine, the bottom edge a little rubbed. Internally clean. Classic Ellery Queen detective story, set in New York. View more info

Shorter Stories

By: Quiller-Couch, Arthur

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Dent: 1944

Seller ID: 2519

Condition: Very Good


189pp. red cloth covered boards, faded to spine and with a couple of marks. Internally clean. Stories, Fantasias and Drolls View more info

Foul Play A DI Ambrose Mystery

By: Quinn, P J

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Stairwell Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15509

ISBN: 0983348200

Condition: Fine


212pp, softback covers. Signed by the co-authors on the title page. A very clean copy. Comes with an article about the authors and a promotional card. A murder mystery, set in a theatre in 1958. View more info

Storm Islands

By: Quinton, Ann

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Piatkus: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3697

ISBN: 0861883373

Condition: Fine


252pp, complete dustjacket. A clean copy. Why did Bethany Carr's husband die? - set in the Scilly Isles. View more info

Blackwood's Magazine Maga June 1975

By: R Hudson Smith, Sylvia Monro, Leslie Gardiner, Charles Carrington et al

Price: £6.00

Publisher: William Blackwood: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15368

Condition: Very Good


Vol 317, no 1916. Soft covers. Internally clean. Includes R Hudson Smith Aftermath in Spain, about Spain in 1945, A poem by J C E Bowen to Edward Thomas, Historical Reflections on Capri, Malayan Beasts and Beasties, The Thorngrafton Find by Kathleen Fidler. View more info

The Works of Mr Francis Rabelais Doctor in Physick Containing Five Books of the Lives Heroick Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and His Sonne Pantagruel

By: Rabelais, Francis

Price: £15.50

Publisher: The Navarre Society: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14136

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book of 462pp. Red cloth covered boards with gilt title, a little faded to the top edge and spine. Hand cut edges. Numerous b + w illustrations by Heath Robinson. Internally very clean. View more info

The Heroic Deeds of Gargantua and Pantagruel Volume I

By: Rabelais, Francois

Price: £3.25

Publisher: Dent: 1932

Seller ID: 12871

Condition: Good


Everyman edition. 360pp, blue coth covered boards with a large light mark to the front. Internally very clean. Volume One covers includes the Introduction, and up to Chapter XXVIII of Book III. View more info

Blizzard

By: Racina, Thom

Price: £1.50

Publisher: New English Library: 1979

Seller ID: 9451

ISBN: 0450040879

Condition: Good


348pp, the edges browning a little with age, softback covers with light creases.Initial crossed out to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Los Angeles is hit by a terrifying snow storm View more info

Andromaque

By: Racine

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1937

Seller ID: 14296

Condition: Very Good


Edited and with Introduction and Notes in English by T B Rudmose-Brown. Biography, Analysis, Staging etc. French text of the play. 167pp, brown cloth soft covers. School label to inner cover, light pencil notes to the play, View more info

BritannicusTragedie Nouvelle Edition Suivie De Britannicus Par L'Image

By: Racine

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Didier: 1937

Seller ID: 14425

Condition: Very Good


Preface, Biography, Text of the play and Notes in French, followed by a section of b + w illustrations. Edited by M and Mme Paul Crouzet. 124pp. beige cloth covered boards. Internally clean. Part of La Litterature Francaise Illustree series. View more info

Iphigenie En Aulide Tragedie En Cinq Actess

By: Racine, J

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Hachette: 1884

Seller ID: 14298

Condition: Very Good


Text of the play in French, with grammatical and explanatory notes in English by Jules Bue. 85pp. Green cloth covered boards. A couple of pencil notes, otherwise internally clean. View more info

Upon Dark Waters

By: Radcliffe, Robert

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Abacus: 2004

Seller ID: 12950

ISBN: 0349117187

Condition: Fine


439pp, illustrated softback covers. A clean, tight copy. Thriller - in World War II everyone must take sides and Michael has to choose. View more info

Secret Water

By: Ransome, Arthur

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Penguin Puffin: 1984

Seller ID: 11257

ISBN: 0140304134

Condition: Good


373pp, illustrated softback covers with creases to front. B + w illustrations. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Swallows and Amazons are marooned on an island View more info