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Under the Greenwood Tree

by Thomas Hardy

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Published
1910c
Condition
Good+
Edition
Wayfarer's Library
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$7.07

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J.M. Dent & Sons, Ltd (London, UK) & E.P. Dutton (New York, US), 1910c,222 pages: Condition: Good. Cover: Olive green boards, few dents to outer edges and some rub to corners, spine top and tail slight fray, title still has clear gold lettering. No d/j. Binding: Very good, no discernible brakes to the text-block. slight lean to the spine.… Read more
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The Cloister and the Hearth

by Reade, Charles

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Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$5.66

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The Daily Express, London, Demy 8vo, 638 pages: Condidtion Very Good. Cover: Red fabric boards, impressed with gold coloured title on spine, no d/j. Binding: Very good, a solid book. Text: Clear, no discernible marks or inscriptions, multiple illustrations throw-out text. Quote Arthur Conan Doyle named this as his favourite novel, saying that "I do… Read more
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Germinal

by Zola Emile

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Published
1940
Condition
Good+
Edition
Everyman
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$7.07

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Dent and Sons Ltd, 1940, 422 pages: Condition: Good+ Cover: Red buckram, no D/J but cover has been kept in good condition. Binding: Excellent a comfortable book to hand. Text: Clear no discernible marks within text-block. Lower outer edge of pages has a slight smudge (very minor). Overall: A Good+ book and excellent novel, only minus point… Read more
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Washington Square

by Henry James

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Published
1949
Condition
Good to Fair
Edition
Chiltern Library
Item Price
$5.30

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John Lehmann, 1949, 8vo, 188 pages: Book condition Good to Fair Cover: Edges and spine have been stunned, no dust cover. Binding: Fair, text block all intact but feels loose in parts. Text: Clear, just a small stamp at back "Times book Club". Overall: A good to fair reading copy, could be improved with less stunning to the cover… Read more
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The Small House at Allington

by Trollope, Anthony

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Published
1940 circa
Condition
Good
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$7.07

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Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd, 1940c, 12mo, 715 pages, condition Good. Cover: Pale blue fabric boards, minimum rubbing to edges/corners, spine stunned and no D/J. Binding: Very good a solid book. Text: Clean and a good size type for small pocket sized book. Overall: A good book could be improved with a D/J and less stunning to the… Read more
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The Toilers of the Sea

by Hugo, Victor

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Published
1900c
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Clear Type Press
Item Price
$14.14

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Collins, London, Glasgow, 1900c, 12mo: Book condition Very Good Cover: Burgundy textured boards with clear gold print to the spine. Minimal wear to the corners and the edges. Binding: Excellent, no breaks or cracks the book is comfortable in hand. Text: No marks of previous ownership the text block appears to be clear apart from some light specks to… Read more
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The History of Henry Esmond Esq

by Thackeray, W M

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Published
1906
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Everyman (second reprint same year as 1st Ed)
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$14.14

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Cover: Darkred boards, minimal ware to edges and corners, title decoration in clear gold gilt on spine. Binding: Very good, no discernible breaks or cracks in the text block. Text: Books stamp and name stamp to inside cover and first page leaf. Remainder of text clear and crisp. Overall: A very good copy, with beautiful… Read more
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Kidnapped

by Robert Louis Stevenson

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Published
1911
Condition
Good
Edition
Pocket Edtion
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$28.28

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Cassell & Company Ltd, London, 1911, 12mo, 373 pages + pub cat: Condtion Good. Cover: Soft black leather with gold stamp on front and spine. Small rip to the front near the spine, and some moderate rubbing to the top and tail of the spine. Binding: Good, but small break around page 24, has been partly resolved with archival tape.… Read more
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Lorna Doone

by Blackmore, R. D.

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Published
1933
Condition
Good+
Item Price
$4.95

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Daily Express, London, 1933, 8vo, 623 pages: Condition: Good+ Cover: Red Boards, chip to lower front cover, publisher imprint on board, minimal fray/rub to edges and corners. Binding: Good, First twenty pages feel a little cracked (minor) but the text-block is all in place. Text: Good, owner's signature inside cover, some acidification to the latter pages but generally… Read more
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The Wild Ass's Skin

by Balzac, Honore De

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Published
1900 c
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
1st?
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$14.14

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J. M. Dent and Co, London, 1900c, 12mo, 288 pages: Condition Very Good+ Cover: Maroon red soft leather with rich golden pattern print on both cover and spine (beautiful). Minor fray to the edges, more moderate wear to the tail and the top of the spine where leather has become a little worn away. Binding: Very good, not too… Read more
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The Works of Oscar Wilde

by Maine,G.F.

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Condition
Very Good
Edition
Clear-Type Press
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$21.21

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Collins Clear-Type Press, London and Glasgow 1963: 1119 pages, Demy 8vo, Condition: Very Good Cover: Very good, navy blue bound leather, minimal rubbing to corners, edges and spine tops and tails. Clear gold lettering on spine. Binding: Very good, no breaks, well bound head-band very much intact. Text: Very Good, clear of annotation and notes, no… Read more
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Kenilworth

by Sir Walter Scott.

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Published
1900 c
Condition
Good+
Item Price
$11.31

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Richard Edward King, 1900c, London, 370 pages: Condition Good+ Binding: Good to fair, a little loose feeling in parts but text block all connected. Text: Inscription on inside cover and stamp from previous owner, text appears to be clear from annotation and marks. Overall: A good volume, the binding could be a little tighter but this is… Read more
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OLD MORTALITY

by Sir Walter Scott

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Published
1870 circa
Condition
Good
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$28.28

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Richard Edward King, London, 1970 c, Pages 436 Cover: Maroon red boards, bezel edge, rubbing to corners and white mark to back cover (minor). Gold colour lettering to cover and spine. Spine a lttlie fray to top and tail. Binding: Very good, no discernible cracks. Text: some foxing to outer edge, gold gilt to top of pages,… Read more
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Scenes of Clerical Life

by George Eliot

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Published
1903
Condition
Very Good
Edition
The Warwick Edition
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$7.07

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William Blackwood & Sons, 1907. The Warwick Edition Vol V. 615pp Foolscap 8vo Cover: Red board impress with floral patterns to cover and spine; slight fray to top and tail of spine. Binding: Excellent, no brakes cracks and feels comfortable to hand. Text: Book stamp in cover and large number "6" on title page, otherwise pages… Read more
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Dickens The Works

by Charles Dickens

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Published
1870s circa
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$636.21

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Chapman & Hall, Ltd, London, 1870s circa, Condtion Very Good. Twenty-two works bound within ten very large volumes - Crown 4to 10" x 7.5" (25.4Cm x 19Cm). Half bound red Moroccan leather, red marbled sides, end papers and marbled text block edges. Gold gilt decoration to the spines. First volume: Life and Christmas Stories:… Read more
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Chicot the Jester

by Alexandre Dumas

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Published
1920 circa
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Clear Type Press
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$56.55

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Collins, London, Glasgow, Clear Type Press, 1920 circa Cover: Near fine condition, no notable chips/bumps as it has been stored in well-fitting slipcase. Also has original wrap (please see photo) listing other titles in series. Binding: Excellent. Text: Near fine, no markings annotation or blemish – Overall: A near fine copy of this edition… most evidence… Read more
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Twenty Years After

by Alexandre Dumas

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Published
1920 circa
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Clear Type Press
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$42.41

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Collins, London, Glasgow, Clear Type Press, 1920 circa, Pott 8vo, 712 pages Cover: Near fine condition, no notable chips/bumps as it has been stored in well-fitting slipcase. Binding: Excellent, although the book does feel a little tight around the first few pages, but this is perhaps to be expected from long storage in a slipcase. … Read more
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Westward Ho!

by Kingsley, Charles

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Published
1920 circa
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Clear Type Press
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$42.41

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London: Collins Clear Type Press. Condtion Near Fine Cover: Near fine condition, no notable chips/bumps as it has been stored in well-fitting slipcase. Binding: Excellent, although the book does feel a little tight, but this is perhaps to be expected from long storage in a slipcase. Text: Near fine, no markings annotation or blemish. Overall:… Read more
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The History of Pendennis

by Thackeray, W, M

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Published
1920 circa
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Clear Type Press
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$42.41

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London, Collins Clear ~Type Press, 1920's Circa full maroon leather binding Cover: Cover is in very good condition as it has been stored in well-fitting slipcase. Binding: slight crack to the front first leaf, otherwise the binding is in very good condition. The book does feel a little tight, but this is perhaps to be expected from long storage… Read more
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Ben-Hur

by Wallace, Lew

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Published
1920 circa
Condition
Good
Edition
Clear Type Press
Item Price
$35.35

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London and Glasgow, Collins Clear-Type Press, circa 1920, 630 pp Cover: Cover is in near fine condition, no notable chips/bumps as it has been stored in well-fitting slipcase. Binding: slight crack to the front first leaf, otherwise the binding is in very good condition. The book does feel a little tight, but this is perhaps to be… Read more
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