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MAKUTU.

by DAVIS, TOM & LYDIA:

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FINE-./No dw/dj,p/back - as issued.
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UK,slim 12mo wraps,p/back 1st edn.FINE-.No owner inscrptn and no price removal (2/6) to cover.Really bright,crisp,sharp-cornered,glossy monochrome photographic illustrated front cover with red+white lettering,a black spine/backstrip with white letters,publisher logo and A18 to foot of same,spine without reading creases,rear cover yellow background with story precis and critic's review in black lettering; with negligible shelf-wear, bumping or creasing to edges and corners,no nicks,splits or tears or any external loss present.Top+fore-edges ubiquitously toned - as usual/normal and as these 'pulps' are all prone to - but without any foxing/spotting; contents bright,tight,clean with negligible page-edge toning,solid and sound - no dog-ear reading creases to any pages' corners - appears unread,apart from my own collation.Book without any lean or cocking.UK,slim 12mo wraps,p/back 1st edn,7-224pp [paginated] includes 19 chapters,plus [unpaginated - i.e. unnumbered] half-title with story precis,title page,Pts 1-3 comprising 6,6 and 8 chapters respectively.
A passionate and exciting story of life on a Pacific island - MAKUTU will hold you in its spell.
Makutu - 'Island magic which wishes an enemy to death'. To the island of Fenua Lei comes a narrow-minded New England spinster.To her the beautiful South Sea island means disease, superstition and immorality.Her ways were not the ways of the Polynesians.And when she started to investigate Fenua Lei's most sacred shrine,the wrath of the islanders struck like a South Seas hurricane.Miss Frobisher was cursed with Makutu,the spell that means death.
Since April 2013,and in March 2015 too and again in this year also,the UK Post Office has altered it's Pricing in Proportion template,altering it's prices,weight allowances,dimensions and lowered it's qualifying compensation rates too!
So,please contact rpaxtonden@blueyonder.co.uk ,because of the lighter weight of this item,for correct and insured (where necessary) shipping/P+p quotes - particularly ALL overseas buyers - BEFORE ordering through the order page!


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Bookseller
R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY. GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
rja882820
Title
MAKUTU.
Author
DAVIS, TOM & LYDIA:
Book condition
Used - FINE-.
Jacket condition
No dw/dj,p/back - as issued.
Quantity available
1
Edition
UK,slim 12mo wraps,p/back 1st edn.
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
LONDON.MAYFLOWER BOOKS LTD.,1961.
Keywords
q52.MODERN FIRSTS2.UK,12mo wraps,p/back, 1st edn.No ISBN.South Sea island fiction.Polynesian_South Sea_superstition_spells.Books new,used,signed,rare.
Bookseller catalogs
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NO books will be sent 'ON APPROVAL' unless paid for in full and invoiced accordingly and with appropiate Registered/Recorded/Insurance,where applicable.If returned/declined monies refundable (P+p and any processing fees excluded). Other returns/refunds, only if book(s) are misdescribed,and then a) matches the invoice sent with it, b) returned in original packaging and state/condition sent out in,and received by buyer, c) and returned at the seller's original and actual shipping/P+p cost used when despatched to buyer - any excess cost borne at returnee's own expense. Notification of intent of return, required within 2 days of receipt of book please. 30 day return guarantee, for refund, (excluding P+p costs and any processing fees), for up to 30 days after delivery, only if an item arrives either misdescribed or damaged.Other returns accepted at seller's discretion. Orders processed same day,subject to time of receipt of order and payment, by end of P.O's business day, where applicable, and despatched the same day (weekends excluded). Shipping/P+p costs are based on books weighing 2.2Lb,or 1KG and UNINSURED, unless quoted otherwise. If your book order (P+p cost included/excluded) is in excess of 20.00 GBP,heavy or oversized, as per instruction, we'll contact you to let you know if extra shipping/insurance is required.Prices are nett, worldwide shipping/handling and registration/ insurance fees are extra.Books/orders in excess of 20.00 GBP will only be sent with appropriate insurance fees. So,for actual insured/registered shipping costs, prior contact with the seller, BEFORE ordering, is required at: rpaxtonden@blueyonder.co.uk. All orders are wrapped in sellophane, then either bubble-wrapped or corrugated-card and then boxed.[US+CANADA only.] Items/orders over 20.00 GBP are automatically sent registered/insured either via PARCEL FORCE [insured].Or, International SIGNED For [insured] AIRMAIL,minimum of 6.50 GBP,in addition to P+p and subject to book('s) weight.Books WILL NOT be sent without appropiate Registered/Recorded/Insurance,where applicable.We use the Royal Mail for inland (UK)and most overseas deliveries.For most other International destinations,for orders/books in excess of 20.00 GBP,we use Royal Mail International Registered/SIGNED For minimum of 6.50 GBP (100gm),in addition to postage and subject to book('s) weight.UK addresses, orders/ books in excess of 20.00 GBP, sent Next Day Guaranteed Delivery [Minimum Insured up to 250 GBP automatically - at no fee,extra insurance can be bought upto 1,000 GBP and Maximum 2,500 GBP - enquire for costs.], minimum of 5.90 GBP per order, again subject to weight.

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.

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About R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.

Bookdealer/seller established 1984, selling used,new,out-of-print,collectable (vintage and TV tie-in p/backs etc.), modern and second-hand books and book-related ephemera.We specialise in Children's Illustrated books,Modern Firsts,Fiction and Non-fiction - a good, wide range of subjects - Nautical, Naval/ Military,Theatre+Film biography/ autobiography, GENERAL (non-fiction/ reference),author SIGNED copies/edns, and other Collectables.I no longer have a B&M store (established 1984) since 1996,as I then became an internet- based seller exclusively,continuing with Mail Order selling as well.Viewing by arranged appointment(s),book searches undertaken and welcomed.Minimal grade of stock is VG/VG (the exception), the majority around FINE/FINE.[Criteria used - as a bibliophile myself,would I want to see this book on my own personal bookshelves!!] Welcome,and thank you for browsing my stock - enjoy!"WE HAVE WHAT YOU WANT, THOUGH YOU MAY NOT KNOW IT!!"

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