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1 Philips, F. C. [Francis Charles Philips] A Jack and Three Jills (1886) & Little Mrs Murray (1888)
London Tauchnitz 1889 Copyright Edition Hardcover Good Book 
1888 & 1889. Two volumes bound as one in late C19th red leather over red marbled boards; raised bands and black leather title label on spine; brown endpapers. Small scrape and some rubbing along spine edge of front board, armorial crest blocked in gilt on front board, good. Todd [2552a & 2568a]. First issues; series half-titles bound in. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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2 Philips, F. C. & C. J. Wills [Francis Charles Philips & Charles James Wills] A Maiden Fair to See (1891)
London Trischler & Co. 1891 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book G. A. Storey Inscribed by Author(s)
Signed family copy. Original pale chocolate brown cloth on bevelled boards lettered and decorated in green and gilt; green and white patterned endpapers. Corners scuffed, a little foxing, very good. Signed by the second author and his wife on the title page. Wills was a doctor and resided in Persia for a number of years. On his return he wrote travel books about the Middle East, before turning to fiction-writing in collaboration with the F. C. Philips. The two inscriptions on the title page read: To my dear wife from C. J. Wills, March 1891 and From A. L. Wills to Sibyl M. Wills (undated). Sibyl was Wills's daughter. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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3 Philips, F. C. [Francis Charles Philips] As in a Looking Glass (1885)
London Ward and Downey 1887 Hardcover Good Book 
Yellowback, Eighth Edition. Original pictorial paper-covered boards. Board edges lightly rubbed, small loss of paper on hinges and spine-ends, a little grazing on front board, otherwise good. Topp [VII, p. 325]. Philips's first -- and bestselling -- novel: a society melodrama with a shock ending. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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4 Philips, F. C. [Francis Charles Philips] Social Vicissitudes (1886)
London Ward & Downey 1887 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Yellowback, New Edition. Undated, c1887. Original pictorial paper-covered boards. Small nick at head of spine, two light creases along spine, insription (1887) on front pastedown: a bright, tight copy: very good. Philips's first collection of short fiction: 34 short stories. Scarce. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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5 Philips, F. C. [Francis Charles Philips] & C. J. Wills [Charles James Wills] Sybil Ross's Marriage: The Romance of an Inexperienced Girl (1890)
London F. V. White & Co. 1890 2nd Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Yellowback. Original pictorial paper-covered boards. Usual rubbing to paper on extremities and spine ends, otherwise a tight solid copy: good. F. C. Philips wrote numerous novels and short story collections by himself but also in collaboration with other novelists, including 4 with C. J. Wills. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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6 Philips, F. C. [Francis Charles Philips] That Wicked Miss Keane (1889 as Young Mr Ainslie's Courtship)
London F. V. White & Co. 1911 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Original green cloth, with oval illustration on glazed paper inset within gilt frame on front board. Light grazing, light foxing, small undated signature on front free endpaper, very good. There is no indication why this novel was re-issued with a new title (indeed there is no indication that this is other than an entirely new novel) 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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7 Philips, F. C. [Francis Charles Philips] That Wicked Miss Keane (1889 as Young Mr Ainslie's Courtship)
London F. V. White & Co. 1911 First Thus Hardcover Fair Book 
Original green cloth, with oval illustration on glazed paper inset within gilt frame on front board. Chip to cloth at head of spine and on top edge of rear board, lacks front free endpaper, fair. There is no indication why this novel was re-issued with a new title (indeed there is no indication that this is other than an entirely new novel). 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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