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1 The Occupation
Anonymous
Anthony Blond

1960, 1st Edition: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Nr Fine, Nr Fine
Original cloth and dustwrapper, 223pp, a novel of what might have been in the second winter of Hitler's occupation of Britain. X005839 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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Asphodel, Braddon Mary Elizabeth
2 Asphodel
Braddon Mary Elizabeth
John & Robert Maxwell

Reprint: 8vo, Hard Cover: Good+, 
Undated, but inscribed 'from the Author' and dated January 1889. Original published in 3 volumes in 1881 this probably the first single-volume edition. 379pp. Contents VG, very slight spotting, otherwise very clean. Half velum over paper covered boards, spine ends starting to split. 017117 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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3 The Mysteries of New York A Tale of Real Life
Buntling Ned
Milner & Company

8vo, Decorative Cloth: VG-, 
Original green cloth with gilt titling and black decoration, slight wear to edges and top of spine, 288pp, some browning, front hinge slack. Undated but c 1890's. A story of misery, crime, infamy and deceit. X002590 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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4 Ready-Money Mortiboy A Matter of Fact Story
By the Author of 'My Little Girl'
Henry S King & Co

1873, 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Blue cloth with leather spine and gilt title, 444p, engraved frontispiece, bookplate to front pastedown, some foxing, a scarce title X011143 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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5 It Happened in Egypt
C N & A M Williamson
Methuen & Co Ltd

1914, 1st Edition: 8vo, Hardcover: Good, 
Original faded orange cloth with gilt titling and blue and gilt illustration to upper board, spine sunned, some marks to cloth, 386pp, coloured frontispiece, minimal foxing. X004242 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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6 Lord Loveland Discovers America
C N & A M Williamson
Methuen & Co

1910, 1st Edition: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original dark green cloth with gilt titling and decoration, page edges dusty, 376pp plus Publisher's Catalogue, with 8 illustrations by Cyrus Cuneo. Very slight intermittent odd foxing spots. X004142 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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7 Lord Loveland Discovers America
C N & A M Williamson
Methuen & Co

1910, 1st Edition: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original dark green cloth with gilt titling and decoration, corners bumped and page edges dusty, 376pp plus Publisher's Catalogue, with 8 illustrations by Cyrus Cuneo. Endpapers browning and intermittent light foxing. Bookplate to front pastedown X004103 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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8 The Car of Destiny and Its Errand in Spain
C N & A M Williamson
Methuen & Co

1906, 1st Edition: 8vo, Decorative Boards: Good+, 
Original blue cloth with gilt titling and decoration to spine, black illustration of motor car to upper board, some light wear to edges of spine, titling rubbed, 450pp. Publishers catalogue dated July 1906 X004261 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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9 The Princess Virginia
C N & A M Williamson
Methuen & Co Ltd

1910, 1st Edition: 8vo, Cloth: Good, 
Original green cloth with gilt titling and decoration, edges bumped, spine pulled at top. 240pp. X004263 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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10 The Sure Hand of God
Caldwell Erskine
The Falcon Press

1948, 1st UK Edition: 8vo, Hardcover: VG-, VG-
Near VG copy in very slightly edges worn dw, some spoting to edges. X010749 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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11 The Pirate and Three Cutters
Capt Marryat
Henry G Bohn

1851, 8vo, Hardcover: Fair, 
Orig blue cloth and gilt titling, which is faded, 283pp, 20 engravings from drawings by Clarkson Stanfield RA, binding loose. X000368 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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12 Rattlin the Reefer
Captain Marryat
RICHARD BENTLEY

1838, 12mo, Half-Leather: Good+, 
Half-calf with marbled boards, gilt title to spine, leather and boards slightly rubbed, 407pp, with engraved frontispiece and vignette to title page, bookplate to front pastedown, internally clean and tight. X011237 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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13 The Cloister and the Hearth, a Tale of the Middle Ages
Charles Reade
Chatto & Windus

1886, New Edition: 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original green cloth with red leather spine and gilt title, 509pp, slight foxing to prelims and endpapers, prevoius owner's name in ink on half title page, bookplate to front pastedown. X011270 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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14 Dragon's Teeth
Clo Graves [Richard Dehan]
The Leisure Library Ltd

16mo - over 5" - 6" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, Good
Original cloth and dustwrapper, which is worn and chipped, 224pp, some pages browned. X009383 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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15 Sylvester Sound the Somnambulist
Cockton Henry
W M Clarke

1849, 3rd (revised): 8vo, Half Leather: VG-, 
The curious tale ofa sleepwalker. 367pp. Rebound in half leather with marbled boards, illustrated with full page engravings, scattered foxing, otherwise VG. X000275 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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16 The Heart of Babylon
Cromarty Deas
Horace Marshall and Son

1900, 1st Edition: 8vo, Cloth: VG, 
Original red cloth with gilt titling, bevelled edges, 298pp X008862 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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An Expensive Place to Die, Deighton Len
17 An Expensive Place to Die
Deighton Len
Jonathan Cape

1967, 1st: Small 8vo, Hardcover: VG, Good+
1st ediiton. 254pp. VG clean copy, very slight spotting to edges, complete with the loose 'Top Secret' folder of documents. Dust wrapper complete and unclipped but with wear and slight shipping to edges and a 1" closed tear to bottom edge. X003340 
Price: 29.00 GBP
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18 The Divine Lady
E Barrington
The Leisure Library Ltd

16mo - over 5" - 6" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, Very Good
Original cloth and dustwrapper which is rubbed at edges, the novel of the First National Pathe film of the famous romance of Lady Hamilton and Lord Nelson. Scarce. X009376 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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19 The Return of Tarzan
Edgar Rice Burroughs
Methuen & Co

1918, First UK Edition: 12mo, Hardcover: Fair, 
Original blue decorated cloth, soiled and with rubbing to edges, corners bumped, 246pp plus publisher's catalogue, paper beginning to yellow and some intermittent foxing. X001285 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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20 On Trial the Story of a Woman at Bay
Elmer Rice from the Play By D Torbett
The Readers Library Publishing Company Ltd

Film Edition: 12mo, Hardcover: VG, Good
Original red cloth with gilt titling and decoration and with original dustwrapper, which has closed tears and loss to head of spine. 251pp. illustrated with scenes from the photo-play of the Warner Bros production starring Pauline Frederick. X009201 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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21 A Saga of the Sea
F Britten Austin
The Macmillan Company

1929, 1st American: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, Very Good
Original cloth and dustwrapper, 287pp, sea adventure through the ages. X008012 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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22 Gerald Cranston's Lady - a Romance
Frankau, Gilbert
Hutchinson and Co.

1924, 1st English Edition: 8vo, Cloth: Very Good, 
Extremely faint colour change on the spine, Signed by Author in ink with date 7/2/24 on title page, Described as 'first edition Twenty thousand copies' X019967 
Price: 19.50 GBP
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23 Darnley; or, The Field of the Cloth of Gold
G P R James
Richard Bentley

1836, 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall, Half-Leather: Very Good, 
Half-calf with marbled boards, leather rubbed at edges and spine sunned, boards rubbed, 496pp, tight binding. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. X011169 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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24 De L'Orme
G P R James
Richard Bentley

1837, 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Half-calf with marbled boards, leather rubbed and boards worn, vii/519pp, bookplate to front pastedown, internally very clean and binding tight. X011249 
Price: 34.00 GBP
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25 On Forsyte 'Change
Galsworthy John
William Heinemann Ltd

1930, 1st Edition: 8vo, Cloth: VG, Good
Original cloth and dustwrapper, slightly edge worn, closed tear to rear, 292pp, svatter foxing. Apocryphal Forsyte tales X013770 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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26 The Hot Gates and Other Occasional Pieces
Golding William
Faber & Faber

1965, 1st: 8vo, Cloth: VG, VG-
175pp, first edition, a collection of articles and features. VG copy in unclipped but slightly edge worn dw. X014123 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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27 Six Feet of the Country
Gordimer Nadine
Victor Gollancz

1956, 1st UK Edition: 8vo, Cloth: Very Good, Very Good
Original red cloth and dustwrapper, 223pp, the South African author's second volume of short stories. Signed by the author on the title page. X007143 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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28 The Soft Voice of the Serpent and Other Stories
Gordimer Nadine
Simon & Schuster

1952, 1st American: 12mo, Hardcover: Very Good, Poor
VG copy in very worn dw with considerable loss, 244pp, the South African author's first volume of short stories. X007133 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Mothers and Daughters, Gore Catherine Grace Frances
29 Mothers and Daughters
Gore Catherine Grace Frances
RICHARD BENTLEY

1834, 1st Thus: 16mo, Half-Leather: VG, 
Bentley's Standard Novels No XXXVII. Half-calf with marbled boards, gilt title to spine, leather and boards slightly rubbed, 463pp, with engraved frontispiece and vignette to title page, bookplate to front pastedown, internally clean and tight. First published in 1831 X011238 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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30 The Deemster
Hall Caine
Chatto & Windus

1889, FiFTH: 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Blue cloth with leather spine and gilt title, 310pp, marbled page edges, some foxing to prelims, previous owner's name in ink on title page. X011144 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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