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The Lacquer Lady

by E. Tennyson Jesse

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
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$9.84

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Toronto: Lester & Orpen Dennys/Virago Modern Classics, 1979. VERY GOOD copy, some shelf wear, age discoloration, former owner signature on first page, otherwise a clean unmarked copy. Fryniwayd Tennyson Jesse, a great-niece of Alfred Lord Tennyson, began a career as a journalist in 1911 and was one of the few women to report from the front during World War I.… Read more
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Good Evening, Mrs Craven: The Wartime Stories of Mollie Panter-Downes (Persephone Classics)

by Mollie Panter-Downes

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Published
2009
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9781906462017
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$11.07

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London: Persephone Classics, 2009.Trade Paperback. French flaps, decorative cover. VERY GOOD copy, minor edge wear, otherwise a fine copy, clean unmarked interior.
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Wind Without Rain

by Selwyn Dewdney

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Published
1974
Condition
Good+
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$8.20

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1974. pp.506 New Canadian Library N.103 Paperback. GOOD+ copy, age toning to page edges, scuffs, chips, and creases to cover, interior clean and unmarked, spine straight and tight.
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The Three Clerks

by Anthony Trollope

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Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
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$8.20

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London, The Folio Society, 1992. pp.539 Hardcover, missing slip case, otherwise a near fine copy, bright and clean. Includes b/w illustrations by Patrick Benson, introduction by N. John Hall.
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From Kingdom to Colony

by Mary Devereux

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Published
1900
Condition
Good
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$12.30

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Cambridge: Little, Brown and Company, 1900. Hardcover, GOOD copy, significant edge wear, page toning, hinge a bit loose but binding secure, former owner inscription on end paper. B/W illustrations by Henry Sandham.
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Don Quixote

by Miguel de Cervantes

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
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$24.61

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Norwalk: The Easton Press, 1979. pp.682. Hardcover. Bound in red leather with decorative gilt to boards and spine, gilt edges. silk ribbon marker, orange silk end papers. Illustrations by Edy Legrand, translation by John Ormsby, Introduction by Irwin Edman. Part of the 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series, Collector's Edition. VERY GOOD copy, some shelf wear to edges, gilt edges… Read more
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The Faerie Queene Book 1 and Book 2

by Edmund Spenser

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Published
1965/1966
Condition
Very Good
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$41.02

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London: Oxford University Press, 1965/1966. Book 1 and Book II. Edited by P.C.Bayley VERY GOOD copies, minor shelf wear, age toned, tidy former owner inscription inside, otherwise clean, unmarked interior. No dust jackets.
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The Poems of W.B. Yeats

by W.B. Yeats

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
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$20.51

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Norwalk, CT: Easton Press. NEAR FINE 1976. Part of the 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series. Hardcover. No DJ as issued; Full green gilt-worked leather, 4 raised bands, ribbon marker, green moire endpapes, 135 pp. Selected, edited and introduced by William York Tindall, illustrated by Robin Jacques.
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The Human Factor

by Graham Greene

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780370300436
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$12.30

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London: The Bodley Head Ltd. 1978, pp. 339. VERY GOOD hardcover in VERY GOOD dust jacket - not price clipped. First Edition. Minor aging to pages and dust jacket, small stain on bottom edge of text block, spine slightly cocked, otherwise clean, no interior markings.
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The Franchise Affair

by Josephine Tey

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Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
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$12.30

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London, 2001. pp.254 The Folio Society. Hardcover with slip case. Introduction by Antonia Fraser. Ten b/w illustrations by Paul Hogarth. NEAR FINE condition. Clean, unmarked interior, straight, tight spine, blue illustrated cloth boards, cardboard slip case shows minor shelf wear.
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A Song of Sixpence

by A.J. Cronin

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
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$6.56

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London: The Book Club, 1965. Hardcover, pp.272 VERY GOOD in a VERY GOOD dust jacket. Minor signs of aging: shelf wear, small chips and closed tears to edges of dust jacket, some foxing to end papers and dust jacket, Otherwise clean copy, text is clean/unmarked.
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A Scots Quair

by Lewis Grassic Gibbon

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
tenth impression
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$12.30

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London: Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. Tenth impression, 1971. pp.496 A Scots Quair, a trilogy including Sunset Song, Cloud Howe, & Grey Granite. Hardcover VERY GOOD copy, light blue boards, minor shelf wear, tanned endpapers, tidy former owner's inscription on front endpaper, interior is otherwise unmarked, minor foxing to text block and boards. Dust jacket in VERY GOOD condition, not price-clipped,… Read more
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Short Stories

by Herman Melville

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Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
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$41.02

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The Easton Press, Norwalk, CT, 1996. Reprint. Dark slate blue Leather Hardcover, Gilt Lettering & Gilt Designs, All Edges Gilt, Ribbon Marker, Silk End Papers, Illustrated by Penny Havard, Frontispiece by Chris Simon, 241 pp.A VERY GOOD copy, minor chipping to fore edge of gilt text block, ribbon marker is slightly soiled and frayed at end.
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The Time Machine (Broadview Literary Texts)

by H. G. Wells

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Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781551113050
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$16.41

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Broadview Press, 2001. 294pp. Paperback. Near Fine copy with minor edge wear, otherwise clean and unmarked. Edited by Nicholas Ruddick, Includes an introduction, chronology, selected bibliography, notes on text, and appendices.
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