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cover of God's Eyes A-Twinkle

God's Eyes A-Twinkle

by T F Powys

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Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$10.98

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1947. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo. An anthology of 38 short stories by Powys, with a preface by Charles Prentice. Light spotting to block edge, but in general VG, clean and bright internal order. No inscriptions. Smart burgundy boards only lightly worn with a little fading to spine. A nice copy.… Read more
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cover of Reflections In A Golden Eye

Reflections In A Golden Eye

by Carson McCullers

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Published
1942
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$17.16

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London: The Cresset Press, 1942. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo. First UK edition of this highly regarded US novel. Stock a little toned, but otherwise in good internal order. Occasional pencil notation. Small nick to bottom of half title and title pages (see photos). Former owner's neat signature to front pastedown. Pink cloth a little marked,… Read more
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cover of The Bondmaid [SIGNED]

The Bondmaid [SIGNED]

by Pearl S Buck

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Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
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$137.29

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London: Theodore Brun, 1949. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo. No.25 in a limited 'de luxe' edition of 750, published for The Collector's Book Club and appearing simultaneously with the Methuen first edition. Signed by Buck. Light toning to stock, but otherwise all in VG, clean and bright internal order. Black silk bookmark. Full black leather with bright gilt… Read more
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cover of To Be A Pilgrim

To Be A Pilgrim

by Joyce Cary

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Condition
Good
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$17.16

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. ND. Early paperback edition in the Grosset's Universal Library series. Stock uniformly lightly toned, but otherwise all in good internal order. Light wear to edges pf pictorial card cover and creasing to spine. 8vo. 346pp
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cover of The Little Drummer Girl

The Little Drummer Girl

by John Le Carré

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Journobooks
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780340328477
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$12.01

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1983. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Stock lightly toned as expected, but otherwise all is crisp, clean and bright internally. No inscriptions. Smart brown boards with bright gilt titling to spine. VG unclipped d/j lightly worn and a little faded to spine. This is a charity sale for Friends Of… Read more
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cover of Smith's Gazelle

Smith's Gazelle

by Lionel Davidson

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Journobooks
Published
1971
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780224619837
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$13.73

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1971. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Very Good. 8vo. Fresh, funny and wholly charming". In VG, clean, crisp and bright internal order. No inscriptions. Boards bumped to top and light mark to top of block, but this minor in the scheme of things. VG unclipped d.j, a little faded/dulled to spine. This is a charity sale… Read more
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cover of Russian Hide-And-Seek

Russian Hide-And-Seek

by Kingsley Amis

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Journobooks
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780091420505
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$9.27

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London: Hutchinson, 1980. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Light toning to stock but otherwise in VG order throughout. No inscriptions. Smart blue boards with bright silver titling to spine. VG unclipped d/j showing a little edgewear with minor loss. This is a charity sale for Friends Of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 8vo. 240pp
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cover of My Wife's The Least Of It

My Wife's The Least Of It

by William Gerhardi

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Journobooks
Published
1938
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition 2nd Printing
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$27.46

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London: Faber And Faber, 1938. 1st Edition 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo. Being the inside history of the peregrinations and vicissitudes of a filmscript and of Mr. Baldridge, its unfortunate author, and of his eventual recovery, new start in life, marriage and rise to a position of unprecedented public esteem in the administration of charities..." In other… Read more
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cover of The Conformist

The Conformist

by Alberto Moravia

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Published
1952
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$10.64

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London: Secker & Warburg, 1952. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo. All in good clean and bright internal order bar spotting to edge of block and endpapers. No inscriptions. Smart black boards showing light wear to edges. This is a charity sale for Friends Of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 8vo. 317pp
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cover of A Song Of Stone [SIGNED]

A Song Of Stone [SIGNED]

by Iain Banks

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Journobooks
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780316640169
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$20.59

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London: Abacus, 1997. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Light toning commensurate with stock quality, but otherwise all is crisp, clean and bright internally. Signed by Banks (without inscription) to title page. Smart black boards with bright gilt titling to spine. VG+ unclipped d/j. This is a charity sale for Friends Of Morston Church (reg.1099831).… Read more
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cover of Cocksure

Cocksure

by Mordecai Richler

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
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$18.88

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London: Weidenfeld And Nicolson, 1968. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. A good copy of the first printing of Richler's satirical novel. Minor marking to block edge, but pages clean and bright. Light wear only to pale green boards. Good unclipped d/j a little toned and lightly chipped to rear. This is a charity sale for… Read more
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cover of The Best Of Travis McGee

The Best Of Travis McGee

by John D MacDonald

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780709022039
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$30.89

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London: Robert Hale, 1985. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. Collection of three McGee novels: Darker Than Amber; The Girl In The Plain Brown Wrapper; Dress Her In Indigo. Stock lightly toned, but all in VG clean and bright order. Light wear only to smart black boards with bright silver titling to spine. Good unclipped d/j, toned and faded to… Read more
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cover of Twenty-Five Short Stories

Twenty-Five Short Stories

by Stephen Vincent Benet

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Journobooks
Published
1943
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$54.92

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Garden City: The Sun Dial Press, 1943. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Poor. 12mo. Excellent collection of short stories from the author of 'By The Waters Of Babylon' and 'The Devil And Daniel Webster', both included here. Stock toned, but otherwise all in good internal order. Green cloth a little worn at head and foot of spine. Shabby d/j… Read more
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cover of Westward To Laughter

Westward To Laughter

by Colin MacInnes

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Journobooks
Published
1969
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$6.86

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London: Macgibbon & Kee, 1969. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Very Good. 8vo. MacInnes's remarkable slavery novel, warmly received on issue, merits rereading. Bar a couple of minor spots to block edge, all is in VG internal order. Former owner's name neatly to front pastedown. Blue boards sharply bumped to top edge and faded to extremities. VG unclipped… Read more
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cover of The Upstart

The Upstart

by Piers Paul Read

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Journobooks
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$9.61

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London: The Alison Press / Secker & Warburg, 1973. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo. A little spotting to block edge but otherwise all in VG internal order. Light blue boards with bright gilt titling to spine and minor shelfwear. Unclipped d/j well worn and toned to spine, with closed tears and small loss. This is… Read more
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cover of The Moon Is Down

The Moon Is Down

by John Steinbeck

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Published
1942
Condition
Good
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$24.03

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Stockholm: Clipper Books / The Continental Book Company, 1942. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo. Scarce hardback continental edition of Steinbeck's wartime novel of military occupation in Norway, Stock toned to page edges but otherwise in VG internal order. Bookplate of Ludvig and Mary Almqvist to front pastedown. Green, paper-covered boards well worm to edges and marled front and rear.… Read more
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cover of Maiden Speech

Maiden Speech

by Alice Renton

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Journobooks
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780747217930
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$13.73

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London: Review, 1997. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Stock toned, commensurate with age and poor quality (when will publishers learn?). Otherwise, all is in fine order throughout. Smart red boards with bright gilt titling to spine. VG unclipped d/j with light wear only to edges. This is a charity sale for Friends Of Morston… Read more
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cover of Within A Budding Grove [Volume II]

Within A Budding Grove [Volume II]

by Marcel Proust; C K Scott Moncrieff (tr)

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Published
1929
Condition
Good
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$10.30

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London: Chatto And Windus, 1929. Hardcover. Good/Good. 12mo. Volume 2 of The Phoenix Library edition. All in VG internal order bar some marking to edge of block. Smart blue boards with bright gilt titling to spine. Unclipped d/j a little foxed and worn to edges. 12mo. 356pp + publisher's ads.
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cover of THE ORDEAL OF GILBERT PINFOLD A Conversation Piece

THE ORDEAL OF GILBERT PINFOLD A Conversation Piece

by Evelyn Waugh

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Published
1957
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$8.24

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London: Chapman & Hall, 1957. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo. Remains of Boots Library sticker to front, but no other ex-lib indications. In good, well-read order throughout. Black boards well worn and marked. Best regarded as a first edition reading copy! This is a charity sale for Friends Of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 12mo. 184pp
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cover of Myra Breckinridge

Myra Breckinridge

by Gore Vidal

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Journobooks
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$20.59

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London: Anthony Blond, 1968. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. First UK edition in VG order throughout. Light wear only to smart black boards with bright gilt titling to spine. Good clipped d/j rather worn to edges and creased to rear. 12mo. 205pp
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