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Cougar (SCARCE AUTHOR'S COPY HARDBACK FIRST EDITION)

by Griffith, Helen V

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Greystone Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780688163372
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$25.33

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New York: Greenwillow Books, 1999. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. AUTHOR'S COPY, with a publisher's compliments slip on which is handwritten 'Helen - A very early copy! With love, S'. Starting a new life in the country, Nickel has to adjust to the attentions of a local bully and the appearances of a ghost horse… Read more
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The Big New Nicholas Book (SCARCE HARDBACK CIRCA 1954 IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Styles, Kitty

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Greystone Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition (Circa 1954)
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$25.33

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London: Sampson Low, Marston, 1954. VG/Good. First Edition (Circa 1954) in Dustwrapper not price clipped. First story 'Mr Dobbin Goes Too'. Profusely illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee. 'This book belongs to:-' Not filled in. No inscriptions, underling or highlighting. Minor edge chipping to covers and rubbing to corners. D/w has small losses to head and tail of spine and corners… Read more
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In The High Valley: The Fifth And Last Volume Of The Katy Did Series (FINE COPY OF SCARCE 2004 FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Coolidge, Susan (New Introduction By Christine Ward)

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Greystone Books
Published
2004
Condition
Fine
Edition
2004 First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781904417439
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$39.40

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Bath, Somerset: Girls Gone By, 2004. Fine. 2004 First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. With New illustrated Introduction by Christine Ward. With New illustrated Publishing History by Clarissa Cridland. With New Bibliography. A new printing of the text from the Blackie Famous Books edition. A fine copy of the SCARCE 2004 first edition, first printing. NO inscriptions, underlining or hightlighting..… Read more
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Stories Of The Saddle (1938 HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN SCARCE DUSTWRAPPER)

by Acton, C R

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Greystone Books
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$21.11

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London: Country Life, 1938. VG/Good. First Edition, First Printing in d/w not price clipped. Illustrated with line-drawings by Maurice Tulloch. A children's book of five stories which give practical advice on the care of horses. Light spoting to edges of pages; minor lean to spine; inscription and signature of previous owner on front paste-down and endpaper; d/w has tears… Read more
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Whoop An' Shout! Poems (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, VALERIE BLOOM)

by Bloom, Valerie

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Greystone Books
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780333998113
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$21.11

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London: Macmillan Children's Books, 2003. NrF/Fine. First Edition, First Printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, VALERIE BLOOM, without dedication on front endpaper. Signing reads, 'Best Wishes/Valerie Bloom'. Profusely illustrated with line-drawings by David Dean. A collection of poems for children by the Jamaican-born poet Valerie Bloom (born 1956). There is a short shallow indentation to front… Read more
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London: Collins, 2000. VG+. First Editions. Two paperbacks. BOTH BOOKS SIGNED BY DARREN SHAN, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Both have light age-tanning to edges of pages; else very good plus copies.. Signed by Author, Darren Shan. First Edition. Paperbacks. Very Good Plus.
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Alitji In Dreamland: An Aboriginal Verson Of Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures In Wonderland (1992 HARDBACK FIRST EDITION THUS, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Sheppard, Nancy [Lewis Carroll]

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Greystone Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780898154788
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$25.33

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East Roseville, NSW, Australia: Simon & Schuster, 1992. VG+/VG+. First Edition Thus, First Printing in d/w not price clipped. Illustrated with colour drawings by Donna Leslie. Adapted and translated from Lewis Carroll's classic 'Alice's Adventures In Wonderland', 'Alitji In Dreamland' retells this immortal tale in the language of the Pitjantjatjara people of southwestern Australia , incorporating the Australian terrain. flora,… Read more
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Harlequin: A Fantasy Of Night (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Murphy, Janine

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Greystone Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780340349281
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$39.40

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Sydney, Australia: Hodder & Stoughton, 1983. VG+/VG+. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Size of book, 27.5 by 22.3cms. Not paginated, (32)pp. Profusely illustrated with full-page colour illustrations by Annette Lodge. It is the night before the Carnival, the most exciting date of the whole year, when music plays, flags fly and there are flowers everywhere. Tonight… Read more
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The Red Dress (FINE COPY SIGNED TWICE BY THE AUTHOR, GABY HALBERSTAM)

by Halberstam, Gaby

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Greystone Books
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780330450539
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$25.33

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London: Macmillan, 2009. Fine. First edition, first printing. Paperback. SIGNED TWICE BY THE AUTHOR. FIRSTLY A PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on verso of front cover. Inscription reads, 'To -----/Thank you for/Inviting me!/Love/Gaby'. AND SECONDLY SIGNED on title-page without dedication or inscription, 'Gaby Halberstam'. (viii),276pp. A novel set in 1944 in the sweltering South African wilderness,… Read more
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Palace Of The Damned: The Saga Of Larten Crepsley: Book Thee (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR DARREN SHAN)

by Shan, Darren

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Greystone Books
Published
2011
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780007315918
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$25.33

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London: HarperCollins, 2011. VG+/VG+. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, DARREN SHAN, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Signing reads, 'Darren/Shan/1-10-11'. The epic tale of the vampire Larten Crepsley continues. Bruising to head and tail of spine; else a very good plus copy, in a very good plus d/w, of a SCARCE first… Read more
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Timothy Bloom's Supernatural Adventure (FIRST EDITION PAPERBACK, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MICHELLE LLOYD)

by Lloyd, Michelle

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Greystone Books
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781857768398
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$25.33

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Lewes, East Sussex: Book Guild, 2004. NrF. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedicationon on title-page. Signing reads, 'With love/M Lloyd 25-11-13'. v,153pp. A young adult/chidren's novel in which Elderwood Manor is an imposing Victorian mansion, and behind its appealing facade lie rather eerie fragments of a time forgotten. A near fine copy of… Read more
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Race For The Heir: Book Two Of The Prophecies Of Bollitor (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, KIRSTY RIDDIFORD)

by Riddiford, Kirsty

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Greystone Books
Published
2010
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781906873554
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$21.11

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Brentwood, Essex: HandE Media, 2010. Fine. First edition, first printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on half-title page. Inscription reads, 'To ------/Enjoy!/Kirsty/K A Riddiford'. 295pp. Illustrated with a map. Ben returns home to the royal city of Quadrivium expecting a hero's welcome. Instead he finds the city in turmoil. The king has been found dead in… Read more
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Great Britain: Fairyfaye, 2014. Fine. First Edition, First Printing. Large format paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, F J BEERLING, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To -------/enjoy!/F J Beerling/2016'. Profusely illustrated by Gareth Bowler. Size of covers, 20.9 by 30 cms. 33pp. 'Tales From The Clock Tower' is a children's story based on the history of Herne Bay… Read more
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Ragged Cover: The Dream Stalkers (SCARCE 2008 PAPERBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, KEITH HOARE)

by Hoare, Keith

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Greystone Books
Published
2008
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781899820474
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$39.40

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Rothershorpe, Great Britain: Ragged Cover, 2008. NrF. First edition, first printing. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, KEITH HOARE, without dedication or inscription on page three publishing details. 227pp. In the war ravaged countries of Europe, at the turn of the nineteenth century, an ancient secret society called the Dream Stalkers used their magical powers to creats a playground for children.… Read more
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Mick, The Disobedient Puppy (SCARCE 1952 FIRST EDITION IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Barr, Noel

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Greystone Books
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$49.25

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Loughborough, Leicestershire: Wills & Hepworth, 1952. VG/Good. First edition in d/w. D/w front flap has a stamped pice of '2/6 net'. Bound in salmon-pink paper covers, with coloured paper onlay to front cover. Profusely illustrated with colour illustrations by P B Hickling. Verso of front endpaper has printed 'First published 1952'. Rear flap of d/w has the last book 'List… Read more
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The Magic Ribbon (SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Smith, D R

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Greystone Books
Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780956986801
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$21.11

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Whitstable, Kent: Privately Published, 2011. NrF. First Edition. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, D R SMITH, on half-title page. Inscription reads, 'To -----, ---- and -----/Best Wishes/in Jubilee Year/David R Smith'. 111pp. Illustrated with line-drawings. A magical, tear jerking, hilarious, thought provoking story of 'The Magic Ribbon'. Jack, a handsome young man, is sent on a… Read more
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The Positively Last Performance (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, GERALDINE McCAUGHREAN)

by McCaughrean, Geraldine

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Greystone Books
Published
2013
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780192733207
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. NrF/NrF. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, GERALDINE McCAUGHREAN, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'for ------ with love/and memories of Usborne/Geraldine McCaughrean'. A ghost novel which is set at the Theatre Royal, Margate - a 'real-life' haunted Theatre! Light bruising to tail of spine; d/w… Read more
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The Modern Boy's Annual 1938 (UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION)

by Johns, Captain W E

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Greystone Books
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$53.47

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London: Amalgamated Press/Fleetway House, 1938. VG. First edition. No d/w. Colour frontispiece illustration with 192pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. Contains a short story by W E Johns 'Biggles Takes The Bait' illustrated with three line-drawings. The story was only gathered and published in 1999. Johns also contributed an article; 'Up & Up & Up'. Bound in dark-blue cloth… Read more
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The Modern Boy's Annual 1939 (UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION)

by Johns, Captain W E

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Greystone Books
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$81.61

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London: Amalgamated Press/Fleetway House, 1939. VG. First edition. No d/w. Colour frontispiece illustration with 192pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. Contains an article by W E Johns 'Ports Of The Airways' illustrated with fourteen photographs. There is also an article 'Painting The Silver Screen' which is about cinema animation with a photograph of Walt Disneyand four line-drawings of Mickey… Read more
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The Modern Boy's Annual 1940 (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION)

by Johns, Captain W E

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Greystone Books
Published
1940
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$67.54

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London: Amalgamated Press/Fleetway House, 1940. VG. First edition. No d/w. Colour frontispiece illustration with 192pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. Contains a Biggles short story by W E Johns 'Bertie The Boob' illustrated with two line-drawings. Bound in blue cloth spine with pictorial paper covers with an illustration of two RAF aircraft. NO inscriptions. Front inner hinge cracking; rear… Read more
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