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Antonina; or, The Fall of Rome

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: £12.00

Publisher: New York, Peter Fenelon Collier: 1900

Seller ID: VN1756

Condition: Good


The Works of Wilkie Collins, Volume 17. Undated, c1900. Frontispiece. Original green cloth. Spine ends scuffed, a few marks on cloth, good. Collins's first published novel, written in imitation of Bulwer-Lytton: a tale of lecherous Roman senators, overly-devout fathers, innocent daughters and mad fanatical adherents of pagan religion: all set during Alaric's siege of Rome (408 - 10 AD) View more info

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After Dark (1856)

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The Gresham Publishing Company: 1900

Seller ID: 81069

Condition: Very Good


Undated edition, c1900 - 1905. Introduction by W. A. Brockington. Illustrated by Gordon Browne. Original steel-blue cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt on spine; grey endpapers. Scuffed on spine ends, with small nick at foot, very good. Gresham published this title in at least three different bindings: maroon leather with green boards, a decorated navy blue cloth with designs by Talwyn Morris, and this simpler blue cloth. After Dark consists of six stories (A Terribly ... View more info

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Miss or Mrs? (1873)

By: Collins, WIlkie

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Tauchnitz: 1872

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 89054

Condition: Good


[First Book Issue], Copyright Edition. Late C19th cream parchment over red and black mottled paper-covered boards; red leather title label on spine. Spine a little darkened, title label rubbed on edges, boards grazed and rubbed on edges, a little foxing; otherwise a tight copy, good. Todd [1233A]. First setting: precedes the London edition by 6 months. The short novel first appeared at the Christmas Number of The Graphic in 1871; this edition was published in Leipzig in ... View more info

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Hide and Seek; or, The Mystery of Mary Grice

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Co.: 1873

Seller ID: VN1817

Condition: Fair


New Edition. Late C19th rebinding in red leather over marbled boards. Loss of leather on spine ends, corners rubbed, but ontents clean and tight. A good reading copy. View more info

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I Say No (1884)

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1886

Seller ID: VN2684

Condition: Good


New Cheap Edition. Rebound in beaded purple binder's cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Spine faintly sunned, a little scuffing, good++ View more info

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I Say No (1884)

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1894

Seller ID: 04114

Condition: Good


New/Popular/Cheap Edition. Original green cloth on limp boards, decorated in black and lettered in gilt. Signature snipped out on title page, and replaced with near-matching piece of paper; otherwise a clean and tight copy, good. View more info

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"I Say No" (1884)

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1886

Seller ID: 02701

Condition: Good


New Edition. Late C19th brown beaded cloth, with (presumably) original leatherwork replaced at later date by brown fabric; pale brown card endpapers. Light browning on prelims, good. View more info

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After Dark (1856)

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Co.: 1934

Seller ID: VN1761

Condition: Near Fine


Undated Blackie edition, c1934. Illustrated. Original steel-blue cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Gilt lettering a little dulled, otherwise a very crisp, bright, clean copy: near fine. Although some of the stories from the collection (such as A Terribly Strange Bed) have been much anthologised, Collins's original conception was to present a group of tales woven together with an interlinking narrative (Leaves from Leah's Diary) to form a single unified work. View more info

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Man and Wife (1870)

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Stroud, Alan Sutton: 1990

Seller ID: VN0404

Condition: Good


Original illustrated yellow card wrappers. An unread copy: no creasing to spine. paper faintly tanned on page edges, otherwise a good copy View more info

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The Black Robe (1881)

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Peter Fenllon Collier: 1900

Seller ID: VN0863

Condition: Very Good


Volume 23 of Collier's Works of Wilkie Collins. Undated, c1900. Original green cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Paper faintly browned on page edges, indistinct signature on front free endpaper, otherwise a clean, bright, tight copy: very good. Collins's novel attacks the machinations of the Jesuits, although he counter-balances the villainous Father Benwell with the virtuous Arthur Penrose. View more info

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A Rogue's Life from His Birth to His Marriage

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New York, Peter Fenelon Collier: 1900

Seller ID: VN1784

Condition: Good


The Works of Wilkie Collins, Volume 30. Undated, c1900. Original dark green cloth. Cloth chipped at head of spine, otherwise good. Also contains two short stories: Miss Dulane and My Lord, Mr Policeman and the Cook. View more info

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Man and Wife (1870)

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Tauchnitz: 1870

Edition: Copyright Edition

Seller ID: 88012

Condition: Very Good


Three volumes in late C19th turquoise cloth, lettered in gilt. Lightly scuffed, paper lightly tanned, undated signature on dedication leaf in volume 1, otherwise very good. Todd [1103/04a/05]. First issues: series half-titles bound in. View more info

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Miss or Mrs? And Other Stories in Outline (1873)

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1875

Seller ID: 88102

Condition: Good


New Edition. Undated, c1875. Late C19th purple-black leather over purple cloth; tan leather title label on spine; cream endpapers. Top edges of boards faintly sunned, one corner piece scraped, trace of removed bookplate on front pastedown, otherwise a clean, tight copy: good. Mrs or Mrs? is a short novel written as the Christmas Number for The Graphic. The additional stories are: Blow Up with the Brig!, The Fatal Cradle & A Mad Marriage. As this is a rebound yellowback, ... View more info

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Wilkie Collins (1951)

By: Collins, Wilkie] Kenneth Robinson

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Davis-Poynter: 1974

Seller ID: VN1022

Condition: Very Good


[Second edition]. Original grey cloth; very good. Original illustrated white dustwrapper. Edges lightly scuffed and a touch of darkening to spine: good. One of the books on Collins which appeared in the 1950s and spearheaded a revival in the interest of the father of the sensation novel. View more info

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Household Words, Volume XV (15), January - June 1857. Contains The Dead Secret

By: Various Authors: Charles Dickens, Wilkie Collins, Edmund Yates, Percy Fitzgerald, Eliza Lynn Linton, T. W. Speight etc.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Household Words: 1857

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 89092A

Condition: Very Good


Contains: The Dead Secret by Wilkie COLLINS. Complete serialisation. Short stories include: Calumet Island by Edmund YATES, A Vision of a Studious Man by Percy FITZGERALD, The Mother by Eliza Lynn LINTON, & Grayrigg Grange by T. W. SPEIGHT. Articles include: Murderous Extremes, Stores for the First of April, The Samaritan Institution & The Best Authority by Charles DICKENS, Perfumes, A Forgotten Notability, A Few Pleasant French Gentlemen, Dogs Before Men & Why is the Ne... View more info

Image for Household Words, Volume XVI (16), July - December 1857. Contains: The Lazy Tour of Two Idle Apprentices & The Perils of Certain English Prisoners

Household Words, Volume XVI (16), July - December 1857. Contains: The Lazy Tour of Two Idle Apprentices & The Perils of Certain English Prisoners

By: Various Authors: Charles Dickens, Wilkie Collins, Geraldine Jewsbury, James Payn, Eliza Lynn Linton, Percy Fitzgerald, T. W. Speight etc

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Household Words: 1857

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 89091A

Condition: Very Good


Contains: The Lazy Tour of Two Idle Apprentices by Charles DICKENS & Wilkie COLLINS. Complete serialisation. Extra Christmas Number for 1857: The Perils of Certain English Prisoners by Charles DICKENS & Wilkie COLLINS. Stories & articles include: Agnes Lee by Geraldine JEWSBURY, The Fair Penitent, A Remarkable Revolution, A Queen's Revenge, A Journey in Search of Nothing, The Debtor's Best Friend & Mrs Badgery by Wilkie COLLINS, Three Generations by James PAYN, The Witc... View more info

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Temple Bar Magazine, Volume LV (55), January - April 1879.

By: Various Authors: Jessie Fothergill, Wilkie Collins, Julian Hawthorne, F. Anstey

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1879

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: VN2206

Condition: Good


Contains: Probation by Jessie Fothergill. Start of serialisation. Short stories include: The Mystery of Marmaduke by Wilkie Collins, The New Endymion by Julian Hawthorne, Auld Robin Gray by Mrs Godfrey, The Wraith of Barnjum by F. Anstey. Original blindstamped green cloth, lettered in gilt on spine; green endpapers.Spine sunned, with chips on ends; contents clean and tight; good. A heavy book which will require additional postage outside the UK. View more info