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Image for John Betjeman Letters: 1952 to 1984: Vol 2

John Betjeman Letters: 1952 to 1984: Vol 2

By: Betjeman, John

Price: £31.00

Publisher: Methuen Publishing: 1995

Edition: First UK edition-first impression

Seller ID: 4877

ISBN: 0413669408

Condition: Fine


Fine/Near fine.Methuen,1995.First UK edition-first impression.Brown hardback(gilt lettering to the spine) in fine condition,with Dj(crease and small nicks on the edges of the Dj cover) in near fine condition.Illustrated with many b/w photos,drawings,cartoons.The book is as new with a small ink mark and nick on the outer edges of the pages,small nick and crease on the edges of the pages.632pp including List of illustrations,dramatis personae,list of nicknames,index.Price ... View more info

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Selected Poems

By: Betjeman, John

Price: £39.00

Publisher: The Folio Society: 2004

Edition: First Folio edition

Seller ID: 9372

Condition: Fine


Fine condition.The Folio Society,2004.First Folio edition.Pictorial hardback in fine condition, no Dj as issued, with a slipcase(two small scratches and nicks on the edges of the slipcase) in near fine condition.Illustrated with colour,b/w photos,drawings.Drawings by Peter Bailey.Nice and clean pages as new with a small crease on the edges of the pages.231pp including Notes,list of illustrations,index of titles and first lines.Heavy book. View more info

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Stone 588

By: Browne, Gerald A.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Viking: 1986

Edition: First UK edition-first impression

Seller ID: 4598

ISBN: 0670811599

Condition: Very good


VGC.Viking,1986.First UK edition-first impression.Blue hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small mark and light shelf wear on the cover) with Dj(some scratches,small nicks and creases on the Dj cover),both in VGC.Nice and clean pages but with some ink marks,nicks and light shelf wear on the outer edges,a couple of small creases,nicks and ink mark on the edges of the pages.The book is in VGC but with light shelf wear.495pp.Price un-clipped.A collectable first edition.Hea... View more info

Image for The Works of Charles Dickens [Illustrated Library Edition] complete in 26 volumes(1860-1870), including: Pickwick Papers, Nicholas Nickleby, Oliver Twist, Tale of Two Cities, Great Expectations

The Works of Charles Dickens [Illustrated Library Edition] complete in 26 volumes(1860-1870), including: Pickwick Papers, Nicholas Nickleby, Oliver Twist, Tale of Two Cities, Great Expectations

By: Charles Dickens

Price: £9,700.00

Publisher: Chapman & Hall, London: 1860's-1870's

Edition: Illustrated Library Edition

Seller ID: 6097

Condition: Very good


VGC.Chapman & Hall, London ,1860's-1870's.Illustrated Library Edition of the Works of Charles Dickens in complete 26 octavo volumes(I to XXVI).This set was reissued between 1861 and 1874 with illustrations and was called the Illustrated Library Edition.Hardbacks(marbled front and back covers, gilt lettering to the spine) bound in mainly contemporary half leather(four volumes are in more recent half leather, small nicks and dents on the edges of the covers and spines) in... View more info

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A Thousand And One Gems Of English Poetry

By: Charles Mackay

Price: £66.00

Publisher: George Routledge and Sons: 1868

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 4070

Condition: Fair


Fair condition.George Routledge and Sons,1868.First edition.Green hardback(the front and back cover are loose from the book,large tear on the edge of the spine,some marks,dents and worn marks on the spine and cover,gilt lettering to the spine) in fair condition, no Dj.Illustrated with b/w plates.Clean pages but aged and tainted on the outer edges,some foxing,ink marks and tainted inside the pages,a couple of the pages are loose from the spine,creases and stain mark on th... View more info

Image for Lyrical Verse, from Elizabeth to Victoria. Selected and edited by O. Crawfurd. With notes and index

Lyrical Verse, from Elizabeth to Victoria. Selected and edited by O. Crawfurd. With notes and index

By: Crawfurd, Oswald John Frederick

Price: £27.80

Publisher: Chapman & Hall: 1896

Seller ID: 8626

Condition: Good


GC.Chapman & Hall,1896.Pictorial hardabck(gilt lettering on the front coverr and spine,part of the spine is missing,some marks,nicks and scartches on the cover and spine) in GC, no Dj cover as issued.Clean pages with some ink marks and tainted on the outer edges,small foxing marks,ink marks and creases on the edges of the pages,some foxing marks inside the front and back covers.The book is in GC for its age with some shelf wear.456pp. View more info

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The Bedside, Bathtub & Armchair Companion to Agatha Christie

By: Dick Riley & Pam Mcallister

Price: £23.00

Publisher: Frederick Ungar Publishing: 1979

Edition: First paperback edition-first impression

Seller ID: 5577

Condition: Very good


VGC.Frederick Ungar Publishing,1979.First paperback edition-first impression.Large format paperback(some nicks and scratches on the cover and spine) in VGC.Illustrated with many colour,b/w photos,drawings.Nice and clean pages with small nicks and crease on the edges of the pages.The book is in VGC with light shelf wear.345pp including Foreword,illustration credits,about the contributors,title index.A collectable book.Heavy book. View more info

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Sir Philip Sidney: Courtier Poet

By: Duncan-Jones, Katherine

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton: 1991

Edition: First paperback edition-first printing

Seller ID: 4821

ISBN: 0241126509

Condition: Near fine


Near fine condition.Hamish Hamilton,1991.First paperback edition-first printing(1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2).Large format paperback(two small scratches and nicks on the edges of the cover and spine) in near fine condition.Illustrated with many b/w photos,drawings,maps.Nice and clean pages with two small ink marks and nicks on the outer edges of the pages,a couple of small creases and nicks on th edges of the pages.364pp including List of illustrations,a note on the text,notes,f... View more info

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Oeuvres Completes De Gessner (Nouvelle Edition) (Three volume set)

By: Gessner, Salomon

Price: £335.00

Publisher: A TOULOUSE, Chez N.-ETIENNE SENS, Libraire & Et chez AUGUSTE GAUDE, Librair: 1792

Edition: Nouvelle edition

Seller ID: 6222

Condition: Good


GC plus.A TOULOUSE,Chez N.-ETIENNE SENS, Libraire & Imprimeur,1792.Nouvelle edition complete in three volumes( I - III).Text in French.Small sizes hardbacks bound in quarter calf over plain paper-covered boards with gilt title on red morocco label to the spine of vol I only, black lettering of the title to the spines of vol II and III( some marks,ink marks,dents and nicks on the covers and spines) in good condition plus. Clean pages with some foxing marks,ink marks,creas... View more info

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The Illustrated Library Shakespeare (Limited Edition)

By: Gilbert, Sir John Shakespeare William;

Price: £229.00

Publisher: Midpoint Press: 2005

Edition: Special Burgundy Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8079

ISBN: 0755459075

Condition: Very good


VGC.MidPoint Press/Really Useful Map co,2005.Special Burgundy Limited Edition.This is number 1812 of 7000.Large format pictorial burgundy hardback(gilt illustrations and lettering on the front cover and spine,small marks on the front cover,a couple of nicks on the edges of the cover and spine) in VGC, no Dj cover as issued.Illustrated with colour,b/w plates,drawings.Nice and clean pages with some creases and nicks on the edges of the pages,gilt edges on the outer edges o... View more info

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The Book of the Archers

By: Greene, Patricia

Price: £15.50

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1994

Edition: Seventh impression

Seller ID: 360

ISBN: 071813849X

Condition: As New


Mint condition.Michael Joseph,1994.Seventh impression,1994.Large format green hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small nick on the edge of the cover) in mint condition,with Dj(small nicks,two scratches and crease on the edges of the Dj cover) in fine condition.Illustrated with colour map inside the front and back cover,b/w photos.The book is new with light shelf wear on the Dj cover.320pp including the Author's note,alphabetical list of entries,The Archers' Family Tree... View more info

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Shakespeare's Wife

By: Greer, Germaine

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2007

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 3870

ISBN: 0747590192

Condition: Fine


Fine condition.Bloomsbury,2007.First UK edition-first printing(10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1).Blue hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small nick on the edge of the cover) with Dj(two small nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover),both in fine condition.The book is new with two small ink marks and nick on the outer edges of the pages.409pp including Notes,works cited,index.Price un-clipped. View more info

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The Second Great Dune Trilogy

By: Herbert, Frank

Price: £119.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 1987

Edition: First UK edition-first impression

Seller ID: 8522

ISBN: 0575040181

Condition: Near fine


Near fine condition.Victor Gollancz,1987.First UK edition-first impression.For the first time in one volume, here are books 4-6 in Frank Herbert's great epic:God Emperor of Dune,Heretics of Dune and Chapter House Dune.Blue hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small nick on the edges of the cover and spine) with Dj(two small nicks,scratches and crease on the edges of the Dj cover),both in near fine condition.Nice and clean pages with a couple of ink marks, nick and light ... View more info

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The Great Dune Trilogy

By: Herbert, Frank

Price: £94.00

Publisher: Guild Publishing: 1984

Edition: BCA edition

Seller ID: 8527

Condition: Very good


VGC/GC plus.Guild Publishing by arrangement with Gollancz,1984.BCA edition.Black hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small nick on the edges of the cover) in VGC, with Dj(a couple of tears, nicks and creases on the outer and inner edges of the Dj cover) in GC plus.Illustrated with a b/w drawing.Nice and clean pages with two ink marks,small foxing mark and slightly tainted on the outer edges, slightly yellow and tainted on the edges of the pages .The book is in VGC but w... View more info

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The Oxford Library of English Poetry: Volume I, II, III

By: John Wain (Editor)

Price: £44.00

Publisher: BCA: 1993

Edition: BCA edition

Seller ID: 4636

Condition: Fine


Fine condition.This edition published 1993 by BCA by arrangement with Oxford University Press.Three volume boxset (I,II,III).Blue hardbacks with dark blue borders(gilt lettering on the front cover and spine) with dark blue illustrated slipcase(small ink marks inside the slipcase,scratch and nick on the slipcase),both in fine condition, no Dj as issued.The books are new with two small ink marks on the front cover of volume I,a couple of small nicks on the edges of the pag... View more info

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Storyteller: The many Lives of Laurens van der Post

By: Jones, J.D.F.

Price: £35.50

Publisher: John Murray: 2001

Edition: First UK edition-printing

Seller ID: 6631

ISBN: 0719555809

Condition: Fine


Fine/Near fine.John Murray,2001.First UK edition-printing.Black hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small nick on the edge of the spine) in fine condition, with Dj(a couple of creases and scratches on the Dj cover) in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w photos,map.Nice and clean pages as new with a small ick on the outer edges,light shelf wear on the Dj cover.516pp including List of illustrations,foreword,family trees,notes,bibliography,index.Price un-clipped.A col... View more info

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C.S.Lewis Essay Collection and Other Short Pieces

By: Lewis, C. S.

Price: £210.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2000

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 7942

ISBN: 0006281575

Condition: Very good


VGC plus.HarperCollins,2000.First UK edition-first printing(1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2).Please note: The book has been marked inside the first blank page of the book as slightly damaged in transit, however, as far as I can ascertain the only slightly damage is a couple of creases and nicks on the covers, a couple of nicks on the outer edges of the pages.Green hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,two creases and nicks on the front and back cover) with Dj(a couple of creases,sma... View more info

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Omamori

By: McGill, Richard

Price: £49.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1988

Edition: First UK edition-first impression

Seller ID: 6285

ISBN: 0434440647

Condition: Very good


VGC.Heinemann,1988.First UK edition-first impression.Grey hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,two dents and crease on the edges of the cover and spine) with Dj(a couple of creases and small nicks on the edges of the Dj cover),both in VGC.Nice and clean pages with some ink marks and slightly tainted on the outer edges,small creases and light shelf wear on the edges of the pages.The book is in VGC with light shelf wear.710pp.Price un-clipped.A collectable first edition.He... View more info

Alaska

By: Michener, James A.

Price: £15.30

Publisher: Secker & Warburg: 1988

Edition: First UK edition-first impression

Seller ID: 5006

ISBN: 0436279703

Condition: Good


Good condition plus.Seker and Warburg,1988.First UK edition-first impression.Blue hardback(stain marks on the edges of the cover,gilt lettering to the spine) with DJ(stain,colour and ink marks inside the Dj cover),both in GC plus.Nice and clean pages but with a stain mark and a couple of ink marks on the outer edges,owner's Belong To sticker inside the first blank page of the book,a couple of creases on the edges of the pages,mark on the edge of the last blank page of th... View more info

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Taj

By: Murari, Timeri N.

Price: £38.90

Publisher: New English Library: 1985

Edition: First UK edition-3rd impression

Seller ID: 7785

ISBN: 0450060918

Condition: Very good


VGC.New English Library,1985.First UK edition-3rd impression.Brown hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small nick on the edges of the cover) with Dj(very small tear,a couple of creases and nicks on the edges of the Dj cover),both in VGC.illustrated with a b/w map of India.Nice and clean pages but with small foxing marks and ink marks on the outer edges,a couple of creases and nicks on the edges of the pages.The book is in VGC with light shelf wear.328pp including A fami... View more info