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Nineteen Eighty-Four
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Nineteen Eighty-Four

by Orwell, George

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First
Published
1949
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$1,635.62

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First edition, first impression. One of the most influential and important works of dystopian political fiction, bringing terms such as 'Orwellian', 'Big Brother', 'doublethink', 'thoughtcrime and 'Newspeak' into common parlance. No dust jacket. Original green cloth with red lettering to spine. A touch of spotting to edges, front and rear endpapers and to half-title with some sunning to spine, else very… Read more about this item
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Salem's Lot
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Salem's Lot

by King, Stephen

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First Illustrated
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$196.28

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First illustrated edition, first impression. Original publisher's black cloth with silver lettering to spine. A fine book. The original and unclipped dust jacket has a barcode sticker to verso, else fine and sharp.
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$196.28
The Remains of the Day
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The Remains of the Day

by Ishiguro, Kazuo

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
Published
1989
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$228.99

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First edition, first impression. The author's Booker Prize-winning third novel, and the basis for the successful 1993 film adaptation of the same name. Original black cloth with white lettering to spine. A very good copy with a couple of bumps to corners, otherwise clean and free from names and inscriptions. The original and unclipped dust jacket has some of the usual fading… Read more about this item
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$228.99
The Magic Finger
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The Magic Finger

by Dahl, Roald

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First
Published
1968
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$327.12

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First edition, first impression. Original pictorial boards. Light soiling to boards in places with a little spotting to text-block edges and some toning to spine, otherwise very good.
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$327.12
The BFG - Signed by the Author and Illustrator
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The BFG - Signed by the Author and Illustrator

by Dahl, Roald

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
Published
1982
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$8,832.38

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First edition, first impression. Signed and inscribed by the author and illustrator. Adapted to film in 1989 and 2016. Original grey cloth with lettering to spine in gilt. Slight toning and a few spots to edges, primarily to top, with a small nick to the cloth towards to the top of the rear spine hinge, else a near fine copy. The original… Read more about this item
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$8,832.38
1Q84
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1Q84

by Murakami, Haruki

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
Published
2011
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$130.85

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Two vols. First UK editions, first impressions. Original black cloth with black endpapers and paste-downs with lettering to spine and motif to upper board of each volume in gilt. Some toning to edges, else near fine. The original and unclipped dust jackets are similarly in near fine condition, save for a moderate amount of wear to the top edge of… Read more about this item
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The Satanist
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The Satanist

by Wheatley, Dennis

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
Published
1960
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First edition, first impression. Quarter-bound in black cloth with pictorial boards and lettering to spine in red and gilt. some bumping to top corners and spine head with some toning to edges, otherwise very good. The original and unclipped dust jacket, featuring striking cover art by Sax, is also very good with some rubbing, primarily to edges and folds, and tape reinforcement… Read more about this item
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$130.85
Adventures in the Skin Trade
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Adventures in the Skin Trade

by Thomas, Dylan

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
Published
1955
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$163.56

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First edition, first impression published by Putnam in 1955. Original black cloth with lettering to spine in gilt. Some toning to edges, else near fine, in a very good or better price-clipped dust jacket with a small nick to bottom edge of lower panel and some fading to spine panel.
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$163.56
Just One More Thing: Stories from My Life
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Just One More Thing: Stories from My Life

by Falk, Peter

Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
First Paperback
Published
2007
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$261.70

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First paperback edition, first impression. Signed by the author to the title page. Originally published in hardback the previous year in 2006. A fine copy of the memoir of the star of one of the most timeless and popular TV detective series.
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$261.70
Dracula
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Dracula

by Stoker, Bram

Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
Limited
Published
2012
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$1,308.50

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Limited edition, published by Constable in 2012 to commemorate the hundred-year anniversary of the author's death. Limited to 1,000 copies with a new introduction by Colm Toibin, each of which is a facsimile of the first edition published by Archibald Constable in 1897, and contains a never-before-seen copy of the original contract between Bram Stoker and his publisher. Original yellow cloth with… Read more about this item
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$1,308.50
The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse
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The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse

by Mackesy, Charlie

Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
First
Published
2019
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$1,046.80

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First edition, first impression on the Waterstones Limited Edition. Published prior to the first trade edition, which was quarter-bound in blue cloth. Adapted into a popular animated short film in 2022 that later won the Best Animated Short Film Academy Award on 12 March 2023. Quarter-bound in burgundy cloth with lettering to spine in gilt and pictorial cream boards and gold… Read more about this item
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$1,046.80
Autumn
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Autumn

by Smith, Ali

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First
Published
2016
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$490.69

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First edition, first impression. Signed by the author to the title page. The first book in the 'Seasonal Quartet'. Original brown cloth with endpaper artwork by Pauline Boty. A fine book in a fine dust jacket, featuring artwork by David Hockney. A pristine copy.
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$490.69
Winnie-the-Pooh
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Winnie-the-Pooh

by Milne, A. A.

Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
Limited
Published
1973
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$4,579.75

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Limited edition, published by Methuen Children s Books Ltd. in 1973. Hand bound in blue leather by Zaehnsdorf, London with lettering to spine and motif to upper board in gilt. All edges gilt. Containing attractive illustrations in colour by E. H. Shepard throughout and housed in a blue cloth slipcase with lettering to spine in gilt. One of 300 copies signed… Read more about this item
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$4,579.75
The Sculptress
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The Sculptress

by Walters, Minette

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
Published
1993
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$111.22

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First edition, first impression. Uniquely inscribed by the author to the title page: 'To Dear Roy - Thank you for your hard work - I have loved meeting you - Minette Walters'. Rare inscribed in this way. Original dark red cloth with lettering to spine in gilt. Some toning to edges with a pen mark to bottom fore-edge, near fine otherwise,… Read more about this item
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$111.22
Toad of Toad Hall
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Toad of Toad Hall

by Milne, A. A.

Condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
Published
1929
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$392.55

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First edition, first impression. The first dramatisation of 'The Wind in the Willows', and the subject of a number of theatrical adaptations. Original blue cloth with lettering to spine and toad motif to upper board in gilt. A little spotting to edges and to preliminaries with some browning to front and rear endpapers and small label to bottom corner of front… Read more about this item
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$392.55
The Mars Trilogy: Red Mars, Green Mars, Blue Mars
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The Mars Trilogy: Red Mars, Green Mars, Blue Mars

by Robinson, Kim Stanley

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
Published
1992-96
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$654.25

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First editions, first impressions published by Harper Collins between 1992 and 1996. Each title won several awards, including the BSFA Award, Nebula Award, Hugo Award and Locus Award, between 1992 and 1997. Collectively among the most exhaustive and best works on the terraforming of Mars ever written. All volumes bound in original publisher's cloth with lettering to spine in silver. A… Read more about this item
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$654.25
Spartacus
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Spartacus

by Fast, Howard

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
Published
1952
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$359.84

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First edition, first impression, published The Bodley Head in 1952 and the basis for the classic 1960 film adaptation. Original coral cloth with lettering to spine in gilt. A very good book with a hint of spotting and dustiness to edges, in a very good, unclipped dust jacket featuring striking cover art by James Boswell. A few tears to edges with… Read more about this item
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$359.84
The Night Manager
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The Night Manager

by le Carré, John

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First
Published
1993
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$366.38

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First edition, first impression. Signed by the author to the title page. The basis for the popular TV series that began in 2016. Original black cloth with lettering to spine in gilt. A little pushing to spine foot and a very small white mark to top edge of upper board, else fine in a fine, unclipped dust jacket.
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$366.38
Artemis
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Artemis

by Weir, Andy

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First
Published
2017
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$104.68

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First edition, first impression. Signed, lined and dated by the author to the title page. Original and striking pictorial boards with white lettering to spine. A fine, unread book in a fine dust jacket.
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$104.68
Dark Matter
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Dark Matter

by Crouch, Blake

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First
Published
2016
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$327.12

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First edition, first impression. One of 500 numbered copies to be signed by the author to the limitation page, of which this is number 481. Original red cloth with black lettering to spine, sprayed edges, red endpapers and paste-downs and ribbon marker. A fine book in a fine dust jacket.
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$327.12