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UP, THE REBELS!

By: Birmingham, George A.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Methuen & Company: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6453

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 298 pages; Light wear and bumping to green cloth covered boards, bottom page edges deckled. Some sun-fading on spine. A tight solid book. Gilt titles and design on spine, blindstamped title on front, hinges intact. View more info

BLACK CHAMELEON

By: Booth, Martin

Price: $18.50

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1988

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 14344

ISBN: 0091735351

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Dust jacket in Mylar. Light wear, light creasing below top edge of DJ short tear top back edge, unclipped. A black/white friendship in Africa and England leads to tensions and conflicts. View more info

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Beloved Stranger

By: Boylan, Clare

Price: $15.95

Publisher: London, Little, Brown & Company: 1999

Seller ID: 16209

ISBN: 0316848077

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


Only light edge wear to book and dust jacket. Previous owner has trimmed the top of the title page, probably to remove a name. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 9.30 X 6.20 X 1.20 inches; 309 pages; "Dick and Eunice have been married for 50 years. Eunice believes that they have achieved the point of real love but then Dick takes a terrifying plunge into insanity and enters a world of imaginary enemies, fantastic opportunities and sex... View more info

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The Crying Game

By: Braine, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Book Club: 1968

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 15007

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ shows light edge wear, chipped head & tail of spine, short tears, some dust soiling of back panel, small bump bottom back board. ; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar ; 286 pages View more info

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Wild Grow the Lilies

By: Brown, Christy

Price: $14.95

Publisher: London, Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18567

ISBN: 0436070952

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Price clipped dust jacket chipped with a couple of short tears and some edgewear, erasure top fore corner of FFEP. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Oddity is that in the title on the spine the spelling is lillies ; 8.40 X 5.80 X 1.30 inches; 256 pages; "Irish journalist Luke Sheridan, newly jilted, sets out to cover the story of a poisoning gone awry and ends up in a boisterous party tht moves at the pace of the Keystone Kops set loose in... View more info

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Sick Heart River

By: Buchan, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Musson Book Company: 1941

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 18259

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Price clipped DJ shows shelf wear with creasing, scuffing, tears and chipping. Sunfaded. Previous owner's name in front free end paper ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Blue cloth covered boards with blindstamp on front cover and gilt titles on spine, blue publisher topstain on top page edges with a little bleeding down onto pages. Fore and bottom page edges untrimmed. Prologue by Howard Swiggett ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 322 pages; This i... View more info

The Glory Hunters

By: Burmeister, Jon

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1979

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 7757

ISBN: 0718117786

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Prlce clipped DJ, pages a little yellowed. ; A bright solid, book ; 188 pages View more info

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The Dark Side of the Sun

By: Cleeve, Brian

Price: $18.50

Publisher: London, Littlehampton Book Services Ltd: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12209

ISBN: 0304292893

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


tear top front panel of DJ, some scuffing and edge wear ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 288 pages View more info

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Young Jethro

By: Clews, Roy

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: 1975

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 15693

ISBN: 0434137200

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Some edgewear and light soil of top edge of dust jacket. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 254 pages; A war of industry against countryside, man against master, new ideas against old ways. A family story set against the background of Great Britain's industrial revolution. View more info

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The Mallen Girl

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15421

ISBN: 0434142638

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Some edge wear to price-clipped dust jacket, short tears bottom edge. Some spotting of front end papers. ; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar ; 312 pages; Even as a child Barbara was beautiful, but as her beauty grew so did the affliction which shadowed it. She was becoming totally deaf. Yet living in an almost silent world protected her from what could be a worse affliction - to know the truth of her own origins. Barbara had another protector in Anna Bridgmore who knew th... View more info

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The Persimmon Tree

By: Courtenay, Bryce

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Toronto, McArthur & Company: 2008

Edition: First Canadian Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15646

ISBN: 1552787435

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


Only slight edge wear, creasing top of DJ spine, book spine lightly concave as is common in books this thick. Light soil page fore edges ; DJ in Mylar, bright, solid book ; 2.7 x 9.1 x 6.5 Inches; 711 pages; It is 1942 in the Dutch East Indies, and Nick Duncan is a young Australian butterfly collector in search of a single exotic butterfly. With invading Japanese forces coming closer by the day, Nick falls in love with the beguiling Anna van Heerden. Their time together ... View more info

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Cleg Kelly; Arab of the City

By: Crockett, S. R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Smith Elder: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10144

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Green cloth covered boards have bumped corners, some spotting front hinge intact, back hinge appears to have been glued, previous owner's name on FFEP ; A tight solid book. Top edge gilt, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. This is the ; 442 pages; Charles 'Cleg' Kelly was a street urchin whose took as his domain the streets of Edinburgh. His many fine adventures make a great read. View more info

A HOME AT THE END OF THE WORLD

By: Cunningham, Michael

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1990

Edition: First British Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 11649

ISBN: 0241129095

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; DJ has some edge wear, chipping, front flap creased . 'A novel which crosses homosexual/heterosexual barriers conveying a message about love and lust. It tells the story of Jonathan Glover and Bobby Morrow, highschool friends, comrades and lovers. Bobby's life is shattered when his revered elder brother dies by walking through a glass door.' View more info

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Shabby Summer

By: Deeping, Warwick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland and Stewart: 1939

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 12349

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


DJ chipped and worn, shot tears and creasing, large piece missing from top of DJ spine affecting most of title. Blue cloth covered boards show only light wear, some discoloration top of spine, foxing of page edges, ; DJ stabilized in Mylar protector, hinges intact; Farm life, drought, greed and a love story are the major story lines in this novel. View more info

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THE GREAT THIRST

By: Duggan, William

Price: $14.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1985

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 5975

ISBN: 009160060X

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 350 pages; Dust jacket in Mylar. DJ shows light wear, unclipped. A South African novel centred on a tribe fighting the effects of the incursion of the white man. "Based on old African legends, this novel traces the life and loves of Mojamaje, Eater of Rocks, who leads the BaNare people against their combined enemies of nature and the Boers" View more info

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All That Glitters

By: Edwards, Samuel

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11731

ISBN: 0434222216

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light rippling of DJ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; A thriller set in Hong Kong View more info

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The Collected Works of Julian Fane "Memoir in the Middle of the Journey", "Social Comedy", "Evening" v. 5

By: Fane, Julian

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Constable: 2001

Edition: Omnibus

Seller ID: 11209

ISBN: 1841193453

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Light chipping to extremities of DJ, some scuffing, light creasing ; DJ in Mylar, unclipped. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 528 pages; "This is the fifth volume of Julian Fane's collected works. It begins with the semi-autobiographical "Memoir in the Middle of the Journey". Next comes "The Social Comedy", a romance that demonstrates the power of society, and finally, "Evening", describing the different degrees of love." View more info

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RANDALL AND THE RIVER OF TIME

By: Forester, C. S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10846

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Unclipped DJ is chipped with a couple of short tears ; A bright solid, book, hinges intact; 320 pages; A more modern story than his Hornblower novels, the central character is a young soldier home on leave from the trenches in WWI View more info

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A Dark Devotion

By: Francis, Clare

Price: $14.95

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1997

Edition: First British Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8050

ISBN: 033368303X

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Author; Only slight wear and a light lean. ; DJ in Mylar, unclipped. Signed by author on title page ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 410 pages; "Alex and her husband, Paul, are criminal lawyers practicing together in London. Their work is putting a strain on their marriage, as she feels he is all too willing to represent the guilty. Then Will Dearden, an old friend whom she hasn’t seen for twelve years, calls upon her for help. He still lives in Norfol... View more info

Ullin Macbeth

By: Fraser, Christine Marion

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Sutton, Surrey UK, Severn House Publishers: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12755

ISBN: 072784976X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Bottom fore corners bumped, light edge wear ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. A tight solid book. US price top corner & UK price bottom corner of flap ; 0.92 x 8.83 x 5.72 Inches; 218 pages; This is a standalone modern love story set in the Hebrides. View more info