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Image for Beryl of the Biplane. Being the Romance of a Air-woman of To-day (1917)

Beryl of the Biplane. Being the Romance of a Air-woman of To-day (1917)

By: Le Queux, William

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, C. Arthur Pearson: 1918

Seller ID: 91200

Condition: Very Good


Second Impression. Original blue cloth, lettered and decorated in darker blue. A few specks and spots on boards, tanning on endpapers, otherwise very good. A scarce war-time title. View more info

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Stolen Sweets (1908)

By: Le Queux, William

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Eveleigh Nash: 1908

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 80068

Condition: Good


Frontispiece. Original red cloth, lettered in gilt. Small chip at foot of spine, and corner at head of spine, light foxing, good. View more info

Image for The Veiled Man Being an Account of the Risks and Adventures of Sidi Ahamadou, Sheikh of the Azjar Marauders of the Great Sahara (1899)

The Veiled Man Being an Account of the Risks and Adventures of Sidi Ahamadou, Sheikh of the Azjar Marauders of the Great Sahara (1899)

By: Le Queux, William

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, F. V. White & Co.: 1899

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 89087

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth, lettered in gilt. A few light marks, a little foxing, signature (1899) on front free endpaper, very good. Wild adventure with a touch of fantasy. View more info

Image for A Secret Service Being Strange Tales of a Nihilist (1892, 1896)

A Secret Service Being Strange Tales of a Nihilist (1892, 1896)

By: Le Queux, William

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.: 1896

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: VN1618

Condition: Fair


Frontispiece. Original dark green cloth, lettered and decorated in red and black (gilt lettering on spine); black endpapers. Front board damp-marked along right side with some roughness along edge; some evidence of old damp damage to edges of front endpaper; similar but much less marked on lower corner of rear board. Frontispiece orn on edges. Text clean and in good order. Fair only: a reading copy. "English readers...will doubtless recognise a few of the following chapters as having appeared in my Strange Tales of a Nihilist" (Author's Preface). A Secret Service, is a partly re-writt... View more info

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If Sinners Entice Thee (1898)

By: Le Queux, William

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, F. V. White & Co.: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 92075

Condition: Good


Frontispiece. Original fine-ribbed navy-blue cloth, lettered in gilt. Corners scuffed and lightly bumped, afew light marks on board edges, endpapers browned, good+. A murder mystery. View more info

Image for The Great White Queen. A Tale of Treasure and treason (1896)

The Great White Queen. A Tale of Treasure and treason (1896)

By: Le Queux, William

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, John F. Shaw: 1900

Seller ID: VN2753

Condition: Good


Undated reprint, c1900. Coloured frontispiece. Original blindstamped red cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt; al edges green. Spine lightly sunned, good+. The first edition was published by F. V. White & co in 1896. The Shaw edition is (always) a reprint. "It is a curious story, full of exciting adventures, extraordinary discoveries, and mysteries amazing". View more info

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The Lady in the Car in Which the Amours of a Mysterious Motorist Are Related (1908)

By: Le Queux, William

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Eveleigh Nash: 1908

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 04240

Condition: Fair


Original blue cloth, lettered in gilt. Spine lightly sunned with small chips to cloth head and foot; endpapers tipped in, lacks half-title; undated signature on front pastedown: thus fair only. A reading copy of a scarce Le Queux title: "I hereby tender an apology to the reader for being compelled, in these curious chronicles of an adventurous motorist and his actions towards certain of his female acquaintances, to omit real names, and to substitute assumed ones. With the law of libel looming darkly, the reason is obvious". View more info

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The Sign of a Stranger (1904)

By: Le Queux, William

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.: 1913

Seller ID: VN1230

Condition: Good


Reprint. Original blue cloth with impressed design (radiating rays) on front board, lettered in gilt. Spine sunned, a little foxing, lacks rear free endpaper, good reading copy View more info

Image for Three Glass Eyes. A Story of To-day (1903),  The Old House at Sandwich. The Story of a Ruined House as Developed in the Strange Revelations of Hickory Maynard (1887), Shanghaied A Story of Adventure of the California Coast (1899), Anna the Adventuress (1904)

Three Glass Eyes. A Story of To-day (1903), The Old House at Sandwich. The Story of a Ruined House as Developed in the Strange Revelations of Hickory Maynard (1887), Shanghaied A Story of Adventure of the California Coast (1899), Anna the Adventuress (1904)

By: Several Authors: William Le Queux, Joseph Hatton, Frank Norris, E. Phillips Oppenheim

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Various: 1907

Seller ID: 88076

Condition: Good


LE QUEUX, William: Three Glass Eyes. A Story of To-day (1903). Cheap Edition: C. Arthur Pearson, nd. Bound with: HATTON, Joseph: The Old House at Sandwich. The Story of a Ruined House as Developed in the Strange Revelations of Hickory Maynard (1887). Paperback: C. Arthur Pearson, nd. Bound with: NORRIS, Frank: Shanghaied A Story of Adventure of the California Coast (1899). Paperback: C. Arthur Pearson, nd. Bound with: OPPENHEIM, E[dward] Phillips: Anna the Adventuress (1904). Paperback: Ward, Lock & Co., 1907. Illustrated. Four Edwardian paperbacks bound as one (without original wrappers) in d... View more info

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Cassell's Magazine, May - October 1909

By: Various Authors: Baroness Orczy, H. de Vere Stacpoole, William Le Queux etc

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co.: 1909

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 93037

Condition: Very Good


Contains: Lady Molly of Scotland Yard by Baroness ORCZY. First five crime stories in sequence. Illustrated. Short stories and articles include: Adventures of Lavenne by H. De Vere STACPOOLE, The Big House by Alice and Claude ASKEW, Hector Alexander by Mary E. MANN, Hoards of Treasure by William LE QUEUX, In Quarantine & On the Plains by Dolf WYLLARDE, The Popular Vote by W. Pett RIDGE, Vocation by Robert Hugh BENSON, Wives Made to Order by Richard LE GALLIENNE. Original red cloth, lettered and decorated in yellow and black. Lightly speckled on boards, inscription (1918) on front free endpaper,... View more info

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Cassell's Magazine, December 1900 - May 1901

By: Various Authors: Max Pemberton, Rudyard Kipling, Q. S. R. Crockett. G. Manville Fenn, Halliwell Sutcliffe, Robert Barr, Stephen Crane, R. Austin Freeman, W. Pett, Ridge, John Strange Winter, William Le Queux, T. W. Speight.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co.: 1901

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 88035

Condition: Good


Contains: The Giant's Gate by Max PEMBERTON. Start of serialisation. Kim by Rudyard KIPLING. Start of serialisation. Under the White Cockade by Halliwell SUTCLIFFE. Series of six stories. Short stories include: Margery of Lawhibbet by Q, Charlie is My Darling by S. R. CROCKETT, The Ghosts That Walked by G. Manville FENN, The Mill on the Kop by Robert BARR, "Ol' Bennet" and the Indians & The Battle of Forty Fort by Stephen CRANE, The Game of Love by William LE QUEUX, Trial and Verdict by W. Pett RIDGE, Which? by Ernest G. HENHAM, Victims of Circumstance by R. Austin FREEMAN, A Pair of Y... View more info

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The Ludgate, New Series, Volume VI (6), May - October 1898

By: Various Authors: William Le Queux, May Crommelin, Fred Whishaw etc

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, F. V. White & Co.: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: VN2136

Condition: Good


Contains: An Error in Judgment by E. M. Davy. Start of serialisation. Short stories include: The Vampire Bat by Sydney Travers [NOT a supernatural story], Inch by Inch by Fred Whishaw, Articles include: Awaiting the Return of the Inca & The Montain-Heart of Jamaica by May Crommelin, Where Folly is God & Lazy Leghorn the Brighton Italy by William Le Queux, English [Cricket} Teams in Australia, Across the Water by John Strange Winter. Original red cloth, lettered in black. Faintly marked on board edges, inscription on front free endpaper, otherwise very good. A heavy item which will require addi... View more info

Image for The Family Circle, Volume XXXII (32), January - June 1895

The Family Circle, Volume XXXII (32), January - June 1895

By: Various Authos: R. Andom, J. Marshall Mather, M. P. Shiel, William Le Queux, Andrew Haggard, Bertram Mitford etc

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, James Clarke: 1895

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 93036

Condition: Fair


Contains: Industrial Explorings by R. ANDOM. Thirteen articles. Lancashire Idylls by J. Marshall MATHER. Eleven short stories. Short stories include: Nicotris by M. P. SHIEL, The Angel of Terror by William LE QUEUX, The Spirit Bride by Andrew HAGGARD, John Treleven's Revenge by Bertram MITFORD, A Solitary, A Rich Woman, How Mary Came Home by Katherine TYNAN, Petralto's Love Story by Amelia E. BARR, The Old Wreck by Hume NISBET. Original beige cloth, lettered in gilt. Corners rubbed, boards grazed; paper chipped on page edges, fair to good.An uncommon journal with some scarce stories. A heavy v... View more info