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BLITZ - A Novel of Wartime London
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BLITZ - A Novel of Wartime London

By Fraser, David

London: Macmillan and Company, 1979. 558 pp. Black cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few short nicks around the edges; price intact; no interior markings. Saturday, September 7th, 1940 begins as just another glorious autumn day in England. By mid-afternoon, it has turned into the first day of Hell as the might of the all-conquering German Luftwaffe begins its committment to reduce London to ruins and to bring Londoners to their knees. It was the first day of the Blitz.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. 8vo.

$14.95

BLITZKRIEG - Inferno Book (1) One
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BLITZKRIEG - Inferno Book (1) One

By Berthold, Will

London: Sphere Books, 1984. 215 pp. Light edge and corner wear with some creasing on the back cover and spine; store stamped.. First Printing - First Thus. Paperback. Very Good.

$7.95

THE BEST WAR STORIES
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THE BEST WAR STORIES

By Anonymous (editor) (Naomi Mitchison; W. H. Prescott; Sir Walter Raleigh; Robert Southey; Leo Tolstoy; Joseph Conrad; Sir Arthur Conan Doyle; Ambrose Bierce; Taffrail; Sea Wrack; Bartimeus; James M. Cain; P. C. Wren; Rudyard Kipling; Geoffrey Household)

New York: Mallard Press, 1990. 399 pp. Glossy pictorial boards matching the dustjacket. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. This anthology contains: Black Sparta by Naomi Mitchison; The Battle of Lepanto by W. H. Prescott; The Last Fight of the Revenge by Sir Walter Raleigh; Trafalgar by Robert Southey; Pierre a Prisoner by Leo Tolstoy; The Warrior's Soul by Joseph Conrad; How the Brigadier was Tried by the Devil by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle; One of the Missing by Ambrose Bierce; The Tale by Joseph Conrad; The Night Patrol by Taffrail; The Day's Work by Sea Wrack; The Survivor by Bartimeus; The Taking of Montfaucon by James M. Cain; The Coward of the Legion by P. C. Wren; The Gardener by Rudyard Kipling; Tell Those Men to Go Away by Geoffrey Household; Out of the Depths by Sid Gorell; How Sleep the Brave by H. E. Bates; Survivor's Leave by William Venables; Wee Wullie by George MacDonald Fraser; Fear of Death by F. J. Salfeld; The Prisoner's Bike by Fred Urquhart; In Decision by C. S. Forester; Daylight by Thomas Gilchrist; A Richer Dust by Noel Coward; A Bar of Shadow by Laurens van der Post; The Cave by James A. Michener; Retreat by Irwin Shaw; and Oral History by Nadine Gordimer.. First Printing - First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

RUSSIAN NIGHTS - A Novel
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RUSSIAN NIGHTS - A Novel

By Odoevsky, V. F. (translated from the Russian by Olga Olienikov and Ralph E. Matlaw)

New York: E. P. Dutton - Dutton Paperbacks, 1965. 255 pp. Edge and corner wear with creasing on the front hinge and an uncreased spine; some minor discolouration on the endpapers; no other interior markings. Cover art by Jim McMullan. Russian Nights remains a significant philosophical contribution and work of art, summarizing intellectual and political currents during two turbulent decades in the 1800s and expressing imaginatively the quest for ultimate knowledge and perfect communication. An important work in Russian literature.. First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Jim McMullan;.

$9.95

THE SULTAN'S WARRIOR
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THE SULTAN'S WARRIOR

By Baldwin, Bates

New York: Pocket Books, 1952. 260 pp. Pocket Book 884. Edge and corner wear with a crease at the front hinge and a faintly creased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Peter Stevens. Slaves, concubines, treachery and exotic love in the glittering courts of a Moorish sultan, this is the story of an American captured by Barbary pirates, who rose from slave to general.... First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Peter Stevens;.

$7.95

THE PIED PIPERS
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THE PIED PIPERS

By Wintle, Justin; Fisher, Emma

New York: Paddington Press, 1974. 320 pp. Blue boards lettered in yellow on the spine; red endpapers; headband. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a short tear on the upper edge of the front panel and another short tear on the lower right of the front panel; slightly faded on the spine; price clipped; no interior markings. Interviews with the influential creators of children's literature and art, this volume contains: Maurice Sendak; Edward Ardizzone; Charles Keeping; Richard Scarry; Laurent de Brunhoff; Charlotte Zolotow; Roald Dahl; Two Letters: Dr Seuss - E. B. White; Richard Adams; Nicholas Stuart Gray; Joan Aiken; Scott O'Dell; Rosemary Sutcliff; Leon Garfield; Lloyd Alexander; Alan Garner; John Rowe Townsend; Madeleine L'Engle; K. M. Peyton; Lucy Boston; Rumer Godden; Maia Wojciechowska; and Judy Blume.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

MATTHEW UNSTRUNG
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MATTHEW UNSTRUNG

By Seago, Kate

New York: Dial Books, 1998. 236 pp. Gray boards lettered in copper on the spine. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Wraparound dj art by John Thompson. The year is 1910 and his brother wants him to help run the Colorado ranch he's built for them both. But their father, a fire and brimstone preacher, expects him to stay in college and follow him into the ministry... Said Betsy Byars, author of The Summer of the Swans, "A thought provoking novel with all the makings of a classic.". First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Illus. by John Thompson;. 8vo. Author's First Novel.

$9.95

THE MISSILES OF ZAJECAR
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THE MISSILES OF ZAJECAR

By Hallstead, William F.

New York: Chilton Book Company, 1969. 155 pp. Red cloth lettered in blue on the spine. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Dj art by Davis Meltzer. The guarded race by German science to perfect a highly effective anti-aircraft missile and the frantic efforts by a special unit of the American 15th Air Force to destroy the research base.... First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Davis Meltzer;. 8vo.

$9.95

THE CAPTAIN'S LADY
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THE CAPTAIN'S LADY

By Heatter, Basil

New York: Farrar Straus and Giroux, 1950. 244 pp. Yellow cloth lettered in black on the spine. Wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a few nicks around the edges; price intact; no interior markings. The Captain's Lady was a sleek white and mahogany boat.... First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. Author's Second Novel.

$14.95

GENGHIS KHAN - The Conqueror
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GENGHIS KHAN - The Conqueror

By Lamb, Harold

New York: Bantam Books, 1955. 184 pp. Bantam Book A1382. Light edgewear with a crease on the upper right corner of the front cover and an uncreased spine; small store stamp. Cover art by Binger.. Fourth Printing. Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Binger;.

$7.95

THE LAMP IN THE DESERT
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THE LAMP IN THE DESERT

By Dell, Ethel M. (pen name used by Ethel May Dell Savage)

Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1920. 352 pp. Actually undated - circa 1920. Red cloth decorated in black on the front panel. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few nicks and chips around the edges; some aging in the text block. Arabian adventure, this was filmed in 1922, directed by F. Martin Thornton and starring Gladys Jennings, Louis Willoughby, George K. Arthur, Joseph R. Tozer and others.. First Printing - First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. 12mo.

$29.95

FLAME COLOURED TAFFETA
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FLAME COLOURED TAFFETA

By Sutcliff, Rosemary

Middlesex, England: Puffin Books, 1989. 120 pp. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside; no other interior markings. Cover art by Rachel Birkett. A tale of smuggling and adventure. One night the smugglers bring ashore not just contraband, but a mysterious, wounded young man, who brings adventure, romance, and danger.... First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Rachel Birkett;.

$7.95

THE VOYAGES OF BRIAN SEA WORTHY - An Historical Adventure of Lake Champlain
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THE VOYAGES OF BRIAN SEA WORTHY - An Historical Adventure of Lake Champlain

By Hill, Ralph Nading

Montpelier, Vermont: Vermont Life Magazine - Vermont Historical Society, 1971. 151 pp. Blue cloth lettered in black on the spine; illustrated endpapers. Illustrated with line and wash drawings. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a few short nicks around the edges; price clipped; no interior markings. A fresh water odyssey of the 1870s, the book tells about the struggles of a steamboat company on Lake Champlain. Shipwrecks and drama.... First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Robert J. Boyajian;. 8vo.

$9.95

SHARK NORTH - A Sea Wolf Adventure
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SHARK NORTH - A Sea Wolf Adventure

By Bulmer, Kenneth (originally written as by Bruno Krauss)

London: Severn House, 1979. 171 pp. Burgundy boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Rubbing around the edges of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings.. First Hardcover Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$9.95

THE FORT OF SAN LORENZO
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THE FORT OF SAN LORENZO

By Forestier, Marie (translated from the French by Kathleen Betterton)

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1960. 187 pp. Pink cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket with some faint discolouration on the front panel; price intact; no interior markings. An exciting and passionate novel, of an Englishman with the Spanish Guerrilla Forces in the Peninsular War.. First Translated Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$9.95

REDWULF THE OUTLANDER
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REDWULF THE OUTLANDER

By Tait, Herbert

Toronto: Clarke Irwin, 1972. 187 pp. Red boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Very light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket with a short closed tear on the upper left front panel; price intact; no interior markings. Redwulf, son of a Viking king, is forced, by threat of death, to leave his land and people. Driven across the sea in a small craft, he is shipwrecked on the coast of England. There, a Saxon bowman befriends him.... First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

THE MANDARIN'S DAUGHTER
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THE MANDARIN'S DAUGHTER

By Leonard, Geranne

London: Grasshopper - Abelard-Schuman, 1975. 96 pp. Blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Illustrated with drawings by Maureen Williams. A few short nicks and tears around the edges of the dustjacket; no interior markings.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. Illus. by Maureen Williams;. 12mo.

$7.95

NO REPRODUCTION
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NO REPRODUCTION

By Genge, Selma A.

Edmonton, Alberta: Commonwealth Publications, 1995. 316 pp. Lightly rubbed at the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Richard Connor. In the quiet evenings, with the cookstove fired up Graffater began his stories about the Wasacs. Thousands of years ago, even before the Indians came to North America, the Wasacs lived in caves under the long Range mountains in what is now Newfoundland. Graffater would tell stories of magic, beauty, love and mystery surrounding the perfect little world of the Wasacs.... First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Richard Connor;. Paperback Original.

$7.95

THE FORT OF SAN LORENZO - A Novel
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THE FORT OF SAN LORENZO - A Novel

By Forestier, Marie (translated from the French by Kathleen Betterton)

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1960. 187 pp. Pink cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. The dustjacket has some discolouration, with wear at the corners; some darkening on the edges; no interior markings. An exciting and passionate novel, of an Englishman with the Spanish Guerrilla Forces in the Peninsular War.. First Printing - First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. 12mo.

$9.95

SCARLET RIDERS - Pulp Fiction Tales of the Mounties
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SCARLET RIDERS - Pulp Fiction Tales of the Mounties

By Hutchison, Don (editor) (Talmage Powell; Lester Dent; Roger Daniels; Hugh B. Cave; Harold F. Cruickshank; Murray Leinster; John Starr; Ryerson Johnson; Dan O'Rourke; Frederick Nebel)

Oakville, Ontario: Mosaic Press, 1998. (xxxvii) 289 pp. Trade paperback format. Light wear on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with an assortment of black and white reproductions of pulp magazine covers that featured stories about the Royal Canadian Mounted Police - the Mounties, from when they were considered heroes. This anthology contains: Deadly Trek to Albertville by Talmage Powell; The Frozen Phantom; Snow Ghost; and Death Cache by Lester Dent; Spoilers of the Lost World by Roger Daniels; White Water Run by Hugh B. Cave; Red Snows by Harold F. Cruickshank; The Driving Force by Murray Leinster; Phantom Fangs by John Starr; The Dangerous Dan McGrew by Ryerson Johnson; Doom Ice by Dan O'Rourke; and The Valley of Wanted Men by Frederick Nebel.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good+. 8vo.

$14.95

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