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Selected Writings of De Sade

by Marquis De Sade

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Edition
Revised Ed 1964
Published
1964
Binding
Hardcover
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London: Peter Owen LTD, 1964. Selected writings edited and translated by Margret Crosland. Bookshop stamp and slight foxing on first and back pages. O/w very good indeed. DJ minor tears and some spots. Very clean inside. 306 pgs Rare.. Revised Ed 1964. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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My First Two Thousand Years - The Autobiography of The Wandering Jew

by George Sylvester Viereck & Paul Eldridge

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
1945 Reprint of 1928
Published
1945
Binding
Hardcover
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N Y: Gold Label Books, 1945. Internally VG. Binding firm. Yellowing to pgs from paper used and enps. Some rubbing on lower spine and discolouration on top spine. O/wise in good cond. for age. 501 pgs. 1945 Reprint of 1928. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Horse and His Boy

by C S Lewis

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Published
1961
Binding
Hardcover
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London: Geoffrey Bles, 1961. 1961 Reprint of the 1954 first Ed. Slight lean, fading and rubs to spine. Owners inscription, small B/shop stamp. Otherwise FINE, no foxing..clean and as new pages and drawings..beautifully illustrated and very rare. 199 pgs. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Pauline Baynes. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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MEN A Dialogue Between Women

by Allegra Sander

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Published
1955
Binding
Hardcover
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London: The Cresset Press, 1955. First UK Edition. Unpaginated. Trans. from french by Vyvan Holland. Prefatory letter by Graham Greene, Line drawings by Mervyn Peake. A discussion about love between two women. Cloth boards are faded, Gilded title is good. Foxing to some pages.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Service with a Smile

by P G Wodehouse

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Edition
First
Published
1962
Binding
Hardcover
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London: Herbert Jenkin Ltd, 1962. The actual book is in very good cond. Red boards good and binding firm. Mild foxing mainly on enps and first pages and page ends. Small b/shop stamp and prev. owner's name neatly on first free enp. Great comical DJ intact but wear to edges and fold. 192 pgs. Overall a VG copy for its… Read more about this item
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The Possessed

by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Fair
Published
1951
Binding
Hardcover
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London: William Heinemann, 1951. Beautiful book in Near Fine Condition, but some foxing on outer pgs and some rubbing on page ends. U/clipped DJ browned and 2 tears but intact. Red cloth bound with stunning gilded decor in black & gold on spine and gold design on cover. Small B/shop stamp. Translated by Constance Garnett. 617pgs . Hard Cover.… Read more about this item
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A Withered Nosegay -Three Cod Pieces

by Noel Coward

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket as Issued
Edition
First UK Ed
Published
1984
Binding
ISBN
9780413549600
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London: Methuen, 1984. Comprising "A Withered Nosegay" by Noel Coward, "Chelsea Buns" by Hernia Whittlebot and "Spangled Unicorn", an anthology by Noel Coward. Very good condition...some minor cover wear. Crisp and clean internally. 267 pgs.. First UK Ed. Soft. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Various. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Letter to a Hostage

by Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1950
Binding
Hardcover
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London: William Heinemann, 1950. Very Rare first Ed.. Unclipped DJ some foxing and creased but intact. Book has foxing mainly on page ends and enpapers. Straight clean boards and spine. Discolouration on cloth board 32pgs . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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A Nobleman's Nest

by Ivan Turgenev

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
Fair
Published
1947
Binding
Hardcover
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London: Hutchinson, 1947. !947 Hutchinson International Authors Ltd. Book itself G to VG with a spine and corner bump. Blue unclipped DJ wear and some small open tears. good binding and boards. 174 pgs. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Mr Pimm Passes By

by A A Milne

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
Third Edition
Published
1929
Binding
Hardcover
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London: Methuen, 1929. Third Ed. Internally very good. Some foxing on edges. Blue cloth cover with some wear and bumped corners. Spine lean. Gold edging on top pages. 240 pgs. Includes a selection of Messrs. Methuen's Publications from 1929 at the end of the book.. Third Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Works of W Somersrt Maugham The Painted Veil

by W Somerset Maugham

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Published
1951
Binding
Hardcover
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London: William Heinemann, 1951. Reprint of 1925 ed in VG condition. Very minor foxing on page ends and 1st few pages. Slight crease on red cloth cover 294 pgs. No DJ. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Judgement of Paris

by Gore Vidal

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
Published
1953
Binding
Hardcover
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London: William Heinemann, 1953. Book itself VG some minor foxing and slight rub to top of spine. DJ intact,few rubs and small tear but intact. 353pgs Rare !st Edition. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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