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Sayings and Doings, Second Series (1825)

By: Hook, Theodore

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn: 1825

Edition: First Edition in Three Volumes

Seller ID: 85115

Condition: Good


Three volumes rebound (mid-C20th) in plain brown cloth, with printed paper labels on spines. A few light marks on cloth, a little foxing, good. Silver fork fiction. Four short novels: The Sutherlands, The Man of Many Friends, Doubts and Fears, Passion and Principle. A heasvy three volume set which will require additional postage. View more info

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The Parson's Daughter

By: Hook, Theodore

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, David Bryce: 1850

Seller ID: 01853

Condition: Good


New Edition. Undated (c1850). The original heavily damaged binding has been removed and replaced with simple card wrappers (see photo). Text block clean and tight. A reading/rebinding copy of a scarce title. Note: this is an original C19th volume, NOT a modern reprint or facsimile reproduction. View more info

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Sayings and Doings, or Sketches from Life. Third Series (1828)

By: Hook, Theodore

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn: 1828

Edition: First Edition in Three Volumes

Seller ID: 81092

Condition: Good


Three volumes uniformly bound in maroon leather over blue marbled boards; black leather title and volume labels on spines. Spines sunned to brown; armorial bookplates on front pastedowns, a little foxing, lack title label on volume II, otherwise clean and tight: a good set. A blank page (not a half-title) precedes each title page. Sadleir [1214] does not make it clear whether this is correct. Contains two novels: Cousin William & Gervase Skinner. View more info

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Peregrine Bunce; or, Settled at Last (1842)

By: Hook, Theodore

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Co.: 1857

Seller ID: 04388

Condition: Good


[Railway Library]. Mid-C19th purple binder's cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Spine sunned, undated signature on first page of text, foxing spots, good. Hook's last novel: published as a three-decker in 1842 and re-issued as a yellowback in 1857. An uncommon title. View more info

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Gilbert Gurney (1836)

By: Hook, Theodore

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Paris, Baudry: 1836

Seller ID: 93113

Condition: Very Good


Mid-C19th tan leather over marbled boards; raised bands, elaborate gilt decorations and green leather title label on spine. Lightly scuffed on extremities, foxing on early pages, otherwise very good. View more info

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Precepts and Practice (1840)

By: Hook, Theodore

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Paris, Baudry: 1840

Seller ID: 93115

Condition: Very Good


Mid-C19th tan leather over marbled boards; raised bands, elaborate gilt decorations and green leather title label on spine. Lightly scuffed on extremities, foxing on early pages, otherwise very good. One of Hook's uncommon later titles: a collection of twenty-one short stories, previously published individually in periodicals. View more info

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Jack Brag (1837)

By: Hook, Theodore

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Paris, Baudry: 1837

Seller ID: 93114

Condition: Very Good


Mid-C19th tan leather over marbled boards; raised bands, elaborate gilt decorations and green leather title label on spine. Lightly scuffed on extremities, foxing on early pages, otherwise very good. View more info

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Peter Priggins the College Scout (1841)

By: Joseph Hewlett, edited by Theodore Hook

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Paris, Baudry: 1841

Seller ID: 93116

Condition: Very Good


Mid-C19th tan leather over marbled boards; raised bands, elaborate gilt decorations and green leather title label on spine. Lightly scuffed on extremities, foxing on early pages, otherwise very good. Only Hook's name appears on the spine of this binding. View more info

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Cousin Geoffrey, the Old Bachelor to which is added Claude Stocq (1840)

By: Smythies, Mrs [Harriet Maria Gordon] edited by Theodore Hook

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Paris, Baudry: 1840

Seller ID: 93011

Condition: Very Good


Baudry's European Library. Mid-C19th tan leather over marbled boards; raised bands, elaborate gilt decorations and green leather title label on spine. Lightly scuffed on extremities, foxing on early pages, otherwise very good. Only Hook's name appears on the spine of this binding. View more info