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The Silver Pigs

by Davis, Lindsey

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Published
1990
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Fine
Edition
First Pbk.Ed.
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9780330311830
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London: Pan, 1990 The first novel introducing Marcus Didius Falco - "a private detective operating in the Emperor Vespasian's Rome". . First Pbk.Ed.. Pbk. Fine.
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The Silver Pigs

by Davis, Lindsey

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Published
1989
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Very Good
Edition
Reprint.
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9780345369079
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New York: Crown, 1989 The first novel introducing Marcus Didius Falco - "a private detective operating in the Emperor Vespasian's Rome".. Reprint.. Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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Maulever Hall

by Hodge, Jane Aiken

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Pbk.Ed..
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9780340164655
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London: Coronet/ Hodder & Stoughton, 1970 Romantic suspense . Gothic novel. First Pbk.Ed... Pbk. Very Good+.
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Savannah Purchase

by Hodge, Jane Aiken

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Published
1973
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Near Fine
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First Pbk.Ed..
ISBN
9780340222928
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London: Coronet/ Hodder & Stoughton, 1973 As children, Juliet and Josephine often played the innocent game of impersonation. They were cousins, but they looked like twins. Life and war separated them, but the years didnt dim the astonishing resemblance. Suddenly, fate threw them together again two beautiful, desirable women playing out a deadly masquerade. Set against the elegance, splendor and… Read more
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The White Witch

by Goudge, Elizabeth

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Published
1965
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Near Fine
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC).
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London: The Book Club, 1965 Novel set at the time of the English Civil War. Clean, nea, unmarked copy. Book Club (BCE/BOMC).. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Gentian Hill

by Goudge,Elizabeth

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Published
1949
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Very Good
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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New York: Coward McCann, 1949 Story of love and adventure at the time of the Napoleonic Wars.This love story, set in the early nineteenth century, is a retelling of the legend of St. Michael's Chapel at Torquay.", 402p. DJ has a few chips, now protected in pastic sleeve.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.… Read more
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The Eagle [The Eagle of the Ninth]

by Sutcliff,Rosemary

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Published
2011
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Very Good
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780192789990
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011 This reprint of "The Eagle of the Ninth" was issued upon the releasein 2011 of the movie based on it In AD 119, the Ninth Roman Legion marched north into the wilds of Britain beyond Agricola's Wall and disappeared without a trace. Fifteen years later, Marcus Flavius Aquila, the son of the unit's commander,… Read more
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The Eagle of the Ninth

by Sutcliff,Rosemary

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Published
1970
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Very Good
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Reprint
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1970 In AD 119, the Ninth Roman Legion marched north into the wilds of Britain beyond Agricola's Wall and disappeared without a trace. Fifteen years later, Marcus Flavius Aquila, the son of the unit's commander, embarks on a quest to recover the lost eagle standard of the Ninth, symbol of a legion's - and his family's… Read more
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The Eagle of the Ninth

by Sutcliff,Rosemary

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Published
1975
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Very Good
Edition
Reeprint
ISBN
9780192720085
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1975 In AD 119, the Ninth Roman Legion marched north into the wilds of Britain beyond Agricola's Wall and disappeared without a trace. Fifteen years later, Marcus Flavius Aquila, the son of the unit's commander, embarks on a quest to recover the lost eagle standard of the Ninth, symbol of a legion's - and his family's… Read more
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Gentian Hill

by Goudge,Elizabeth

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Published
1949
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Very Good
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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New York: Coward McCann, 1949 Story of love and adventure at the time of the Napoleonic Wars. (First pub.1949) "This love story, set in the early nineteenth century, is a retelling of the legend of St. Michael's Chapel at Torquay.",. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Child From the Sea

by Goudge,Elizabeth

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Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st UK Edition.
ISBN
9780340156247
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London: Hodder, 1971 "Against the pomp and pageantry of turbulent seventeenth-century England, Elizabeth Goudge weaves the poignant tale of Lucy Walter, the proud and beautiful secret wife of Charles II." Name of previous owner on ffep, else fine.). 1st UK Edition.. Pbk.. Near Fine.
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The Eagle of the Ninth

by Sutcliff,Rosemary

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Published
1993
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780374419301
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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux , 1993 In AD 119, the Ninth Roman Legion marched north into the wilds of Britain beyond Agricola's Wall and disappeared without a trace. Fifteen years later, Marcus Flavius Aquila, the son of the unit's commander, embarks on a quest to recover the lost eagle standard of the Ninth, symbol of a legion's -… Read more
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A Shout in the Sunshine

by Ioannides, Mara W. Cohen

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Published
2007
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New Book from Publisher
Edition
1st US Edition.
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Jewish Publication Society, 2007 "A Shout in the Sunshine" brings to life the little known story of the Greek Jewish community. In 1492, "King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella expelled the Jewish community of Spain. Sultan Beyazit invited these refugees to Thessaloniki, a community already home to a diverse Jewish population with deep roots in Greece. "A Shout in the Sunshine,"… Read more
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The Gentle Falcon.

by Lewis, Hilda

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Published
1966
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Near Fine
Edition
Re-issue.
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1966 Historial novel about Isabella of France, brought to England at the age of seven to marry Richard II. Re-issue.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Price Clipped. Illus. by Evelyn Gibbs..
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Turn Back the River

by Hardy, W.G.

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Published
1938
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Very Good
Edition
1st US Ed..
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New York: Macmillan & Co, 1938 (Author was Professor of Classics at the University of Alberta) Fictional biography of Clodia "The story of a passionate , intelligent ,patrician woman set in the brilliant decadent Rome of the last days of the free Republic. The woman is Clodia, the lustrous-eyed 'Lesbia" for whom the romantic Catullus burnes so fiercely and who… Read more
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Cue for Treason : A Tale of Shakespearean England

by Trease, Geoffrey

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Near Fine
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Reprint
ISBN
9780773030145
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Toronto: Copp Clark Canadian School Edition with Notes and Questions by Marcel Jeanneret. 297p. illus, decorative endpapers."Fleeing from the evil Sir Philip Morton, Peter Brownrigg finds himself on the wrong side of the law - and on the run. As he makes his way to London, he meets Kit, another runaway, and the two decide to stick together. With luck… Read more
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The Wayward Heart

by Bell, Sallie Lee

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Published
1957
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Fine
Edition
1st US Edition
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Grand Rapids MI: Zondervan Publishing House, 1957 The dust jacket states "The historic events of Bible history come alive in this dramatic tale of the early Christian era," That promise is not quite fulfilled when the heroine, supposedly living in Jerusalem at the time of Nero, is described as the daughter of a Jewish mother and a Muslim [!!] father.… Read more
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The Unicorn's Blood

by Finney, Patricia

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Published
1998
Condition
As New
Edition
1st.US Ed..
ISBN
9780312182014
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New York: Picador, 1998 Stylish and fascinating historical mystery about treason and life in Elizabethan London."Unicorn's Blood" is about a dangerous secret, the existance of a secret diary kept by Queen Elizabeth I as a young princess. Should this stolen journal, embroidried with a unicorn that has a ruby for an eye, fall into the wrong hands, its intimate revelations… Read more
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Caprice and Rondo (Volume Seven in the House of Niccolo series)

by Dunnett,Dorothy

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Published
1998
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Very Good
ISBN
9780718140823
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London: Michael Joseph., 1998 Volume Seven of the "House of Niccolo" series.(oversize softcover) . Soft Cover. Very Good.
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The Lost Queen

by Lofts,Norah

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Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
BCE
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New York.: Doubleday & Co, 1963 A novel based on the tragic life of e of George III's sister, Princess Caroline­Matilda, whose marriage brought her to a throne and whose secret love brought her to disaster...a moving drama of human frailty set against the implacable demands of a royal crown. With careful attention to the historical record...a tale that vividly… Read more
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