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The Grey Man (1896)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: 1896

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 03549

Condition: Very Good


Original fine-ribbed dark green cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. top edge gilt. Paper very faintly tanned, otherwise a clean, tight, bright copy: very good. Historical novel set in south-west Scotland and featuring the legendary figure of Sawny Bean, the cannibal. View more info

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The Playactress (1894)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: 1895

Seller ID: VN1962

Condition: Good


Autonym Library. Third Edition. Late C19th brown leather over marbled boards. Leather a little rubbed on hinges, undated signature on front free endpapers, good++ View more info

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The Banner of Blue (1903)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1903

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: VN1531

Condition: Very Good


Original fine-ribbed green cloth, lettered in gilt; top edge gilt. A few light marks, very good. View more info

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Raiderland All About Grey Galloway Its Stories, Traditions, Characters [,] Humours (1904)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1904

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 04038

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth, lettered and illustrated in gilt. Clean, bright, tight copy: very good. A work in praise of the much-overlooked south-west corner of Scotland that Crockett helped to put on the literary map. View more info

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Kid McGhie. A Nugget of Dim Gold (1906)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, James Clarke & Co.: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02435

Condition: Very Good


Frontispiece and three plates. Original fine ribbed dark green cloth. Corners lightly rubbed, a little light foxing, owner's inscriptions on prelims, very good. A novel of low-life and slum-dwellers in Edwardian Glasgow. View more info

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Ione March (1899)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02474

Condition: Good


Original fine-ribbed dark green cloth. Minimal wear, faintly dulled on leading edge of front board, names in pencil on front free endpaper, good++ View more info

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Flower-o'-the-Corn (1902)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, James Clarke & Co: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02475

Condition: Very Good


Original fine-ribbed dark green cloth. Light scuffing, foxing spots on endpapers, very good. View more info

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Young Nick and Old Nick Yarns for the Year's End (1910)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Stanley Paul: 1910

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 83035

Condition: Very Good


Second Edition. Undated, c1910. Original blue silk, with repeated pattern of fleurs-de-lis, lettered in gilt. Lightly scuffed, a little light foxing,a little sunning to extreme top edges of boards, otherwise very good. Collection of thirteen short stories and novelettes: Young Nick and Old Nick, The Man by the Wayside, By Right of Salvage, Stiel of Stielstrand, The Blue Eyes of Ailie, The Treasures of the Faas, Rosemary-That's for Remembrance, The Terror of Enderby's, T... View more info

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The Surprising Adventures of Sir Toady Lion with Those of General Napoleon Smith. An Improving History for Old Boys, Young Boys, Good Booys, Bad Boys, Big Boys, Littel Boys, Cow Boys and Tom-Boys (1897)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Gardner, Darnton & Co.: 1897

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: VN2651

Condition: Good


Illustrated. Original decorated grey-green cloth; green endpapers; top edge gilt. Light scuffing, foxing, undated signature on half-title, good+ View more info

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The Cherry Ribband (1905)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01606

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated. Original pictorial green cloth. Corners rubbed, light cracking to paper on inner joints (but joints tight), good to very good. Historical novel: set in late C17th Scotland at the time of the Covenanters. View more info

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The Faa Romances: The Raiders Being Some Passages in the Life of John Faa, Lord and Earl of Little Egypt (1894); The Dark o' the Moon being Certain Further Histories of the Folk Called "Raiders" (1902); Silver Sand (1914)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Unwi/Macmillan/Hodder: 1914

Seller ID: 82031

Condition: Good


First, First & Second Editions: T. Fisher Unwin, Macmillan & Co., Hodder & Stoughton, 1894, 1902, 1914. Original cloth bindings. Light scuffing, light foxing; small piece snipped from front endpaper in The Raiders; speckling on cloth on Dark o' the Moon, otherwise good. Historical romances set in Galloway, featuring John Faa, King of the Gypsies. The Raiders was Crockett's first novel; Silver Sand (which is a prequel rather than a sequel) the last published in his lifeti... View more info

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Cleg Kelly Arab of the City (1896)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Co.: 1896

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: VN0717

Condition: Very Good


Original fine-ribbed green cloth, lettered in gilt; top edge gilt. Faintly marked on boards, otherwise a clean, tight, bright copy: very good. The story of an Edinburgh street urchin, his involvement with the criminals and final redemption. View more info

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The Standard Bearer (1898)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co.: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 04351

Condition: Very Good


Title page printed in red and black. Original fine-ribbed dark green cloth, lettered in gilt. Light scuffing, light foxing, very good. One of Crockett's grimmest novels: a story of the Covenanters and the Killing Time (1680s): "a book iron-grey and wintry". Publisher's catalogue for September 1897 bound in at end. For another treatment of the same period see item 135. View more info

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The Seven Wise Men (1909)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: 1909

Seller ID: 89021

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated. Original grey card wrappers, lettered and illustrated in red: light foxing, very good. Original green dustwrapper, lettered and illustrated in dark green: edges torn, small chips on spine ends, good. This short novel appeared originally in the collection The Bloom o' the Heather in 1908, before its independent appearance the following year. A scarce Crockett title, and scarcer still with its original dustwrapper. View more info

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Lads' Love: An Idyll of the Lands of Heather (1897)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Bliss, Sands & Co.: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: VN1274

Condition: Good


Original fine ribbed dark green cloth, top edge gilt. Nicked on bottom of spine, lightly scuffed, light foxing, signature (1897) on front free endpaper, good. A Galloway tale View more info

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Strong Mac (1904)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: VN1273

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated. Original fine ribbed dark green cloth, top edge gilt. Light scuffing, light foxing, very good. View more info

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The Men of the Mountain (1909)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, R. T. S. (Religious Tract Society): 1909

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 03228

Condition: Good


Frontispiece. Original fine-ribbed green cloth, lettered in gilt. Boards lightly sunned to olive brown (see photo), otherwise a good copy Historical novel of religious conflict in Switzerland. View more info

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Lochinvar (1897)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co.: 1897

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: VN2652

Condition: Good


Frontispiece. Original fine-ribbed dark green cloth, lettered in gilt; top edge gilt. Light scuffed, small nicks/chips at foot of spine, good. View more info

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The White Plumes of Navarre A Romance of the Wars of Religion (1906)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, R. T. S. [Religious Tract Society]: 1908

Seller ID: VN1536

Condition: Very Good


Fifth Impression. Illustrated. Original brown cloth, lettered in black. A few light marks, endpapers browned, signature in pencil on front free endpaper, foxing spots, good. Historical novel of C16th France. View more info

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The Silver Skull (1901)

By: Crockett, S. R. [Samuel Rutherford Crockett]

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Co: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03785

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated. Original fine-ribbed dark green cloth, lettered in gilt. Corners bumped, a little light foxing, very good. A tale of Italian banditry. View more info