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The Blind Years

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: £3.50

Publisher: BCA: 1998

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 4714

Condition: As New


239pp, black boards, complete dustjacket. A very clean copy. The story of Bridget Gether, set in the Northumbrian countryside. View more info

The Harrogate Secret

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Guild: 1989

Seller ID: 4784

Condition: Very Good


384pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. A couple of tiny spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise a very clean copy. The story of Fred Musgrave, set in 1843. View more info

The Parson's Daughter The Cultured Handmaiden The Black Velvet Gown

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Octopus, St Michael: 1989

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 7719

ISBN: 0862735416

Condition: Very Good


3 complete stories in one book. Complete illustrated dustjacket. Gift inscription on flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. View more info

Kate Hannigan

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Corgi: 1980

Seller ID: 7907

ISBN: 0552113700

Condition: Fine


222pp, browning a little to the edge with age, otherwise as new. The story of Kate, illegitimate but courageous, set in Edwardian times. View more info

Tily Trotter

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: £0.57

Publisher: Corgi: 1981

Seller ID: 9409

ISBN: 0552117374

Condition: Very Good


1st reprint of first paperback edition. 398pp, illustrated softback covers a little rubbed to edges.. A clean, tight copy. The first Tilly book, set on Tyneside View more info

The Bonny Dawn

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Corgi: 1997

Seller ID: 10087

ISBN: 0552145319

Condition: Very Good


252pp, illustrated softback covers. Original owner's initial to flyleaf, otherwise a clean, tight copy. The story of Brid Stevens, set in Northumbria in the 1960s. View more info

My Beloved Son

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Corgi: 1998

Seller ID: 11208

ISBN: 0552133027

Condition: Fine


429pp, softback covers. A clean, tight copy. Ellen is determined to do everything to help her orphaned son View more info

The Blind Years

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: £0.75

Publisher: Corgi: 2000

Seller ID: 11243

ISBN: 0552146099

Condition: Very Good


265pp, illustrated softback covers. One small mark to foredge, otherwise a clean, tight copy. The story of Bridget, set in Northumberland after the War View more info

The Last of the Mohicans

By: Cooper, J Fenimore

Price: £0.85

Publisher: Wordsworth: 1992

Seller ID: 14891

ISBN: 1853260595

Condition: Very Good


407pp, illustrated softback covers. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise very clean and tight. Classic adventure story set in North America in the Seven Years War of 1756. View more info

The Last of the Mohicans A Narrative of 1757

By: Cooper, J Fenimore

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dent: 1906

Seller ID: 16711

Condition: Very Good


First Everyman edition. 396pp, red cloth covered boards with gilt flower ornament to the spine. Decorated title page and endpapers. Internally clean. Classic adventure story set in North America in the Seven Years War of 1756. View more info

The Deerslayer

By: Cooper, J Fenimore

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Dent: 1906

Seller ID: 16719

Condition: Very Good


Second Everyman edition, the same year as the first, with an Introduction by Ernest Rhys. 541pp, red cloth covered boards, a little faded, with gilt flower ornament to the spine. Decorated title page and endpapers. Internally clean. Classic adventure story set in North America among the Iroquois. View more info

Sharpe's Escape

By: Cornwell, Bernard

Price: £2.50

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2004

Seller ID: 12227

ISBN: 0007120141

Condition: Fine


450pp, illustrated softback covers. A very clean, tight copy. Sharpe is in trouble trying to stop the French in Portugal in 1811. View more info

The Crimson Year

By: Creed, Will

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Collins: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3823

Condition: Very Good


448pp, priceclipped dustjacket by Francis Phillipps with slight edgewear. A few very small light spots of foxing on top edge, otherwise internally clean. Set in the days of the Italian Renaissance. View more info

Red Cap Tales Told From Guy Mannering

By: Crockett, S R

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Black: 1910

Seller ID: 4012

Condition: Very Good


86pp, blue cloth covered boards with colour inset illustration. Colour illustrations. Prize label on inner board, occasional spots of foxing, otherwise clean. Stories from Sir Walter Scott's Guy Mannering for children. View more info

The Iron Hand of Mars

By: Davis, Lindsey

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Arrow: 1993

Seller ID: 12336

ISBN: 0099200910

Condition: Very Good


352pp, softback covers by Colin Hadley. A clean,tight, near Fine copy. Falco is on a mission to find a missing Legion Commander in Germany. View more info

Alexandria

By: Davis, Lindsey

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Century: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14495

ISBN: 1846052874

Condition: Fine


276pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. Signed by author 'To Margaret with best wishes Lindsey Davis' on the title page, otherwise as new. Falco and a death in the Library at Alexandria. Comes with a copy of the Lindsey Davis Newsletter. View more info

The Jupiter Myth A Falco Novel

By: Davis, Lindsey

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Compass Press: 2002

Seller ID: 14872

ISBN: 0753167646

Condition: Very Good


Large Print edition. A large book of 467pp with illustrated softback covers. Ex library - label to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Historical crime - Falco hunts gangsters in Roman London and in Rome. View more info

Scarlet Ladies and a Black Box

By: De Marris, R Winston Davis

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Ocean: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7705

Condition: Good


399pp, green cloth covered boards, spine cover missing. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name and address on inner board, spots of foxing to foredge. Historical novel, based on a contemporary account previously in the author's family, about the Duke of Monmouth and Charles II. View more info

The Fisher Lass

By: Dickinson, Margaret

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Pan: 2001

Seller ID: 10104

ISBN: 0330376853

Condition: Very Good


406pp, softback covers by Gwyneth Jones. Original owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise a very clean copy. A love story, set in a fishing community between the wars. View more info

The Red Queen A Transcultural Tragicomedy

By: Drabble, Margaret

Price: £2.00

Publisher: QPD: 2004

Seller ID: 15041

Condition: Fine


Full-size paperback of 358pp. Illustrated softback covers. A very clean, tight, unread copy. A Korean queen's life was not all it seemed - set in eighteenth century Korea and the present day. View more info