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Yeast A Problem (1851)

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1894

Seller ID: VN0808

Condition: Very Good


Reprint. Original maroon cloth, lettered in gilt. Light scuffing, light foxing, very good. "Question-of-England" novel, about social conditions in the 1840s, in particular the sorry state of the agricultural labouring classes.. View more info

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Poems (18710)

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1889

Seller ID: VN0098

Condition: Very Good


Works of Charles Kingsley in uniform binding. Original maroon cloth, Kingsley's initials within gilt ornament on front board. Foxing on endpapers, small hand-written number on spine (just below title), undated signature on front pastedown, very good. Poetry by the author of The Water Babies, Hypatia etc. View more info

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Prose Idylls Old and New (1873)

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1889

Seller ID: VN0075

Condition: Very Good


Works of Charles Kingsley in uniform binding. Original maroon cloth, Kingsley's initials within gilt ornament on front board. Foxing on endpapers, small hand-written number on spine (just below title), undated signature on front pastedown, very good. Essays by the author of The Water Babies, Hypatia etc. View more info

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The Good News of God Sermons

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1890

Seller ID: VN0074

Condition: Very Good


Works of Charles Kingsley in uniform binding. Original maroon cloth, Kingsley's initials within gilt ornament on front board. Foxing on endpapers, small hand-written number on spine (just below title), undated signature on front pastedown, very good. Sermons by the author of The Water Babies, Hypatia etc. View more info

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Plays and Puritans and Other Historical Essays (1873)

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1889

Seller ID: VN0073

Condition: Very Good


Works of Charles Kingsley in uniform binding. Original maroon cloth, Kingsley's initials within gilt ornament on front board. Foxing on endpapers, small hand-written number on spine (just below title), undated signature on front pastedown, very good. Essays by the author of The Water Babies, Hypatia etc. View more info

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Alton Locke Tailor and Poet. An Autobiography

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Tauchnitz: 1860

Edition: Copyright Edition

Seller ID: VN0048

Condition: Good


Collection of British Authors, Volume 415. Printed c1860. Mid C19th beaded purple cloth, with blindstamped frames on boards, gilt lettering and decorations on spine; brown and white mottled endpapers. Spine sunned, light foxing, good. Todd & Bowden [415b]. Second issue. Half-title bound in. View more info

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The Tutor's Story An Unpublished Novel Revised and Completed by His Daughter Lucas Malet (Mrs Mary St Leger Harrison) (1916).

By: Kingsley, Charles [& Lucas Malet]

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Copp, Clark & Co.: 1916

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 01639

Condition: Good


Original red cloth. A little sunned on board edges, and spine, a few light marks, otherwise good. The sheets were printed in England and are identical to those used by Smith, Elder for the first British edition. Kingsley's final novel, completed after his death by his daughter (and fellow-novelist). View more info

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At Last: A Christmas in the West Indies (1871)

By: Kingsley, Charles [Edmund Yates]

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan & Co.: 1871

Edition: First One-Volume Edition

Seller ID: 89136

Condition: Good


Illustrated. Original royal blue cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt on spine; brown endpapers. Armorial bookplate of novelist Edmund Yates on front pastedown. Spine dulled, and frayed on tips, board edges a little darkened, note on half-title, good. Yates's bookplate has his motto -- Fortiter, Fideliter, Feliciter -- and (printed) signature. The note on the half title reads: Bought at Edmund Yates's library sale, J. F. Boyes, 21, 22/1/95. Kingsley's travelogue first appeared in two volumes in the same year. View more info

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Charles Kingsley: His Letters and Memories of His Life, edited by His Wife (1876)

By: Kingsley, Charles]

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul & Co.: 1879

Seller ID: 93111

Condition: Near Fine


First Thus, Abridged Edition in Two Volumes. Illustrated. Two volumes in deep olive green-brown cloth, lettered in gilt on spines; yellow endpapers; all edges gilt. Minimal wear, near fine. A heavy two-volume set which will require additional postage. View more info

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Two Years Ago (1857)

By: Kingsley, Rev Charles

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co: 1857

Edition: Second Edition in Three Volumes

Seller ID: VN2262

Condition: Fair


Three volumes bound as one in publisher's blue beaded remainder cloth; brown endpapers. Cloth well worn with small losses to sine ends, general grazing, inner joint papers cracked but joints holding. A good reading/rebinding copy View more info