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A Crowning Mercy
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A Crowning Mercy

By Kells, Susannah

London: Fontana. Good; Some reading and cover creases, some edge ad shelf wear, paper toned . with some heavy foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; First UK . paperback edition. Bernard Cornwall writing as Susannah Kells. Good . reading copy, no names inside. Wrap around cover artwork uncredited. Heavy . book and priced accordingly.. 1984. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 480 pages; Mid 17th century England, a nation in upheaval. One sunlit afternoon, a young girl - illicitly bathing in a stream - first fell in love with a passing stranger. Her parents called her Dorcas, but he called her Campion and that's what she longed to be, then and forever. When she flees before an unbearable, worthy suitor forced upon her after her forbidden meeting, she takes with her the one gift left for her by her unknown father - a pendant made of gold, hoping to find her lover. There are four of these intricately wrought seals - each owned by a stranger, each holding a secret within. And when all four seals are united, then the holder will have access to great wealth and power - Campion's inheritance. ; 0006168442 .

$6.60

The Temple Of A Million Years
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The Temple Of A Million Years

By Jacq, Christian

London: Pocket Books. Very Good; Slight cover creases and edge wear, some loss to cover gilding, . some foxing to edges of reading block. ; Nice tight, flat copy, no names . inside.. 1998. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Fifth Printing; The Ramses Series; Vol. 2; 352 pages; The son of light, Rameses II, has everything going for him in his new reign, a loving wife and mother, the teachings of his wise father to guide him, but there are conspiracies led by his older brother and the Hittites. An exciting drama and romance. ; 0671010212 .

$5.10

The Son Of The Light
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The Son Of The Light

By Jacq, Christian

London: Pocket Books. Very Good; Light reading creases, some foxing to inside covers, endpapers . and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Translated . from the original French by Mary Feeney.. 1998. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; The Ramses Series; Vol. 1; 368 pages; Ramses is fourteen and the son of the Pharaoh Seti who has made Egypt the most powerful empire in the known world. His father starts to teach him his duty, but can Ramses escape the machinations of his brother? ; 0671010204 .

$4.20

Slave Lady
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Slave Lady

By Fitzgerald, Julia

London: Futura Troubadour. Very Good; Some reading and cover creases, light shelf wear, old dealer . price sticker to front cover, light foxing to inside covers, endpapers and . edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside.. 1981. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; 352 pages; Sequel to Royal Slave. Drawn to Liverpool in the hope of recovering their inheritance, newlyweds Cassia and Vincent de Sauvage find horrifying squalor and depravity. On the quayside, slaves are herded like animals, and in the city itself child brothals spawn. Drivwen by memories from her own tainted past, Cassia is determined to fight the cruelty, until one night she sees the face of the tyrant who controls the brothals, a face which is strangely and terrifyingly familiar...; 0708818544 .

$5.70

A Child At The Door
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A Child At The Door

By Bennett, Maggie

London: Arrow Books. Very Good+; Minor reading creases, light foxing to edges of reading block. . ; Nice tight flat copy, no names inside. Cover artwork by Kevin Tweddell. . Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 2003. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Fourth Printing; 512 pages; A nurse's life is forever changed by war, when her world is turned upside down in August 1914.; 0099415755 .

$6.60

A Sense of Duty
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A Sense of Duty

By Kelly, Sheelagh

London: Grafton Books. Very Good+; Corner crease to rear cover, minor shelf wear, some foxing to . endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names . inside, appears unread. Cover artwork by Rob Hefferan. Heavy book and . priced accordingly.. 2000. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Third Printing; The Kilmaster Trilogy; Vol. 1; 640 pages; Flamboyant and fun-loving, Kit Kilmaster rebels against the constraints of Victorian society and pursues her dreams. But as Kit is to learn, there is a high price to pay for happiness…; 0007630360 .

$10.20

Harpoon
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Harpoon

By Nicol, C.W.

London: Arrow Books Ltd. Very Good; Light reading creases and shelf wear, small sticker tear to . front cover, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice . tight flat copy, no names inside. Cover artwork uncredited. Heavy book . and priced accordingly.. 1988. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; 512 pages; 19th century Japan, a feudal system having to face change as it emerges into the modern world following years of isolation. For a brave and noble samurai warrior like Sadayori, this confrontation between East and West means making a choice between the old and the new. For the harpooner Jinsuke, it means entering the camp of the intruders to learn their ways, and being torn between the beautiful Japanese girl he has loved and left, and the American woman he connot resist. ; 0099543001 .

$7.19

The Silk Vendetta
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The Silk Vendetta

By Holt, Victoria

London: Fontana. Good; Some reading and cover creases, open corner tear to base of front . cover, some edge and shelf wear, old price to front endpaper, paint spill . to base of rear cover and last few leaves, light foxing to endpapers and . edges of reading block. ; Reading copy only. Cover artwork uncredited. 1988. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 384 pages; Lenore grew up in the Sallongers' Silk House, but she wasn't one of the family. It was from her grandmother, a person of some importance who occupied the top rooms of the house, that Lenore learnt that her secret origins lay in France. ; 000617485X .

$3.59

The Man From Dahomey
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The Man From Dahomey

By Yerby, Frank

London: Mayflower Granada. Very Good+; Some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice . tight flat copy, no names inside, appears unread. Cover artwork uncredited.. 1977. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Fourth Printing; 382 pages; Historical romance set in tribal West Africa. He was Nyasanu, the gigantic black chief of Dahomey. She was Agbale, the most beautiful woman in Alladah. Theirs was a love story punctuated by bouts of unprecedented violence. ; 0583121101 .

$6.60

The Golden Isle
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The Golden Isle

By Slaughter, Frank G

London: Hamilton & Co. Very Good+; Some foxing to inside covers, endpapers and edges of reading . block. ; Panther 1105, 2nd printing 1964.. Nice tight flat copy, no names . inside, appears unread. Cover artwork uncredited.. 1964. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; 320 pages; Taken by force to work in the terrible slave farms of Spanish Florida, Dr Michael Stone realised that the slave-owners wanted to keep their "goods" alive, just alive. This was to be his new responsblity. But he soon finds himself caught in the midst of a slave revolt and must choose between two women: gentle, trusting slave girl Dimity; and the passionate demanding Marian .

$6.60

Scarlet Woman
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Scarlet Woman

By Fitzgerald, Julia

London: Troubadour. Very Good; Light reading creases, some edge and shelf wear, old price . sticker to front cover, slight foxing to endpapers and edges of reading . block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover artwork by Len Thurston.. 1980. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Third Printing; 352 pages; Meggie had been born in the slums of Victorian London, born to poverty, drunkeness, and the degredations of child prostitution. But she was also resilient, determined and courageous, and had promised herself that she would triumph against adversity. No matter how long it took she would seek, find andtake revenge on the man who had consigned her mother to a death in squalour and despair... ; 0708815243 .

$5.70

Dream West
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Dream West

By Nevin, David

London: New English Library Ltd. Very Good+; Minor shelf wear, some foxing to endpapers and edges of . reading block. ; First UK paperback edition. Nice tight flat copy, no . names inside, appears unread. Cover design uncredited. Very heavy book and . priced accordingly.. 1986. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 752 pages; A classic novel of the American West. Telling the amazing true story of John Charles Fremont, and his beloved supporter and muse, Jessie Benton. He was a hero of the exploration of the American Far West, yet accused by his enemies of every possible sin including cannibalism. He made a fortune in the California Gold Rush, and then ended up in the bankruptcy courts. He was a General in the Civil War courtmartialled for mutiny. She was a senator's daughter and Washington belle who could survive in the wilderness, a devoted wife who could stand up to Abraham Lincoln. Theirs was an epic romance. ; 0450058360 .

$14.38

A Crowning Mercy
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A Crowning Mercy

By Cornwell, Bernard; Kells, Susannah

London: Harpercollins. Very Good+; Minor shelf wear, some foxing to endpapers and edges of . reading block, ink marks to other titles by author inside. ; Nice tight . copy, no names inside, appears unread. Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 2003. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 576 pages; Mid 17th century England, a nation in upheaval. One sunlit afternoon, a young girl - illicitly bathing in a stream - first fell in love with a passing stranger. Her parents called her Dorcas, but he called her Campion and that's what she longed to be, then and forever. When she flees before an unbearable, worthy suitor forced upon her after her forbidden meeting, she takes with her the one gift left for her by her unknown father - a pendant made of gold, hoping to find her lover. There are four of these intricately wrought seals - each owned by a stranger, each holding a secret within. And when all four seals are united, then the holder will have access to great wealth and power - Campion's inheritance. ; 0007756836 .

$7.80

Harlequin
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Harlequin

By Cornwell, Bernard

London: Harpercollins. Very Good; Light reading creases to slightly slanted spine, light foxing . to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names . inside. Ottaker bookstore special edition.. 2001. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Thirteenth Printing; The Grail Quest Series; Vol. 1; 496 pages; It was a time when the English took the battle to the French, their secret weapon the common longbowman. Amongst these archers is Thomas of Hookton who has a personal mission - to avenge his father's killing by a French raider and retreive his family's treasure, a holy relic. ; 0006513840 .

$4.20

Jack Mercybright
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Jack Mercybright

By E. Pearce, Mary

London: Warner Books. Very Good+; Corner crease to rear cover, light foxing to endpapers and . edges of reading block. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, . appears unread. Fourth Warner printing, 1996. Wrap around cover artwork by . Stuart Bodek.. 1996. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Fourth Printing; The Apple Tree Saga; Vol. 2; 216 pages; Sequel to Apple Tree Lean Down. As the 19th century draws to a close, Jack Mercybright settles in an unfamiliar country community. Brown Elms Farm is badly in need of an overseer, it's fields lie neglected, and it's owners are at a loss as to what to do. Until Jack arrives, his blunt manner and the fact he is a stranger, make him unpopular at first, but his sheer hard work and determination will change their minds. A nostalgic look at rural life; 0751504033 .

$4.20

The Source
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The Source

By Michener, James

London: Corgi. Good; Some reading and cover creases, some shelf and edge wear with splits . to spine extremities. ; Corgi CN7500, second printing 1967. Good reading . copy, no names inside. Very heavy book and priced accordingly.. 1967. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; 1040 pages; Historical blockbuster based on discoveries of modern archaeologists excavating the site of Tell Makor in the Holy Land, Michener vividly re-creates life in and around an ancient city during critical periods of its existence, and traces the profound history of the Jews, including that of the early Hebrews and their persecution, the impact of Christianity on the Jewish world, the Crusades, and the Spanish Inquisition, through to the foundation of the modern state of Isreal. .

$12.90

The Family
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The Family

By Puzo, Mario

London: Arrow Books. Very Good+; Light edge and shelf wear, with tiny split to base of spine, . some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no . names inside, appears unread. Cover photo by Jon Hatfull.. 2003. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; 432 pages; What is a family? Mario Puzo first answered that question, unforgettably, in his landmark bestseller The Godfather; with the creation of the Corleones he forever redefined the concept of blood loyalty. Now, thirty years later, Puzo enriches us all with his ultimate vision of the subject, in a masterpiece that crowns his remarkable career: the story of the greatest crime family in Italian history - the Borgias. Puzo spent over twenty years working on the book off and on, while he wrote others. The novel was finished following his death by his longtime girlfriend, Carol Gino. ; 0099464748 .

$5.70

Double Wedding Ring
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Double Wedding Ring

By Wendorf, Patricia

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books Ltd. Near Fine; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread.. 1990. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 496 pages; The story of the daughter of a Somerest yeoman farmer who becomes a pioneer in the American mid-west. ; 014013283X .

$7.19

Shaman
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Shaman

By Gordon, Noah

London: Warner Books. Near Fine; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread. . Heavy book and priced accordingly. Cover artwork by Josef Fladerer.. 1993. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 656 pages; Sequel to The Physician. Dr Robert Judson Cole had come to America from his native Scotland, the latest of a family tradition of Robert J Cole's becoming practicioners of medicine. There he would learn the healing powers of nature from the Sauk Indians and his son, Robert Jefferson Cole would go further west into the geat plains and become known to all as The Shaman. Winner of the 1992 James Fenimore Cooper Prize. ; 0751500828 .

$8.70

The Shishi
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The Shishi

By Silverman, Dov

London: Diamond Books. Very Good; Light reading and cover creasing, paper starting to tone. ; . Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Cover artwork by Peter . Goodfellow. Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 1994. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; The John Mung Series; Vol. 3; 496 pages; Eighteen years after having returned to his native Japan from America, John Mung is head of the Black Dragon society - the eyes and ears of the Emperor - and is anxious to enlist the aid of foreign advisors to wrench feudal Japan into the modern age. But ranged against him are many who wish to stick with tradition and some will stop at nothing to preserve the status quo, even if it means hiring assassins to kill Mung like The Golden Lizard, leader of the tattooed men. Mung will need all his resources if he is to become worthy of the Emperor's gift of the title The Shishi - Man of High Purpose. ; 0261665049 .

$7.19

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