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Maurice Tiernay, the Soldier of Fortune

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1890

Seller ID: VN1347

Condition: Very Good


Undated c1890. Illustrated. Later reprint of the Lorrequer Edition, without the gilt signature on the front board, and with plain rather than yellow endpapers. Spine ends scuffed, a little foxing, bookplate on front pastedown, very good. View more info

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The Adventures of Arthur O' Leary (1844 as Arthur O'Leary: His Wanderings and Ponderings in Many Lands)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Co.: 1880

Seller ID: 01644

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, no date (c1880). Uniform binding: dark green cloth with blindstamped border: author's signature in gilt on front board, yellow endpapers. Crisp, bright, very good. View more info

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Roland Cashel (1850)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1858

Seller ID: 02189

Condition: Good


Cheap and Uniform Edition in Two Volumes. Two volumes in lilac cloth with blindstamped framing on all boards, cream endpapers. Spines sunned to pale brown, lighter sunning on board edges, small split at foot of lower hinge on volume I, foxing, good. With a new preface by Lever, dated October 1858, explaining how the story was written "from the life . . . after nature" as a response to the criticism of the "endless scenes of recklessness--wild orgies of dissipation" which marked his earlier novels. A heavier than average set which will require some additional postage. View more info

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The Knight of Gwynne; A Tale of the Time of the Union (1847)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1857

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 04178

Condition: Good


First Edition: Chapman & Hall, 1857and 38 plates by Phiz (HablĂ´t K. Browne). Later C19th maroon leather over maroon beaded cloth, lettered in gilt on spine; brown endpapers. Leather lightly rubbed on spine ends, with small scrapes to corner pieces; foxing/spotting to plates (heaviest on frontispiece and title), otherwise a tight copy, good. Heavy: may require additional postage outside UK. View more info

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Jack Hinton the Guardsman (as part of Our Mess, 1842)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co.: 1886

Seller ID: 82047

Condition: Very Good


Warne's Crown Library. Original brown cloth on bevelled boards, lettered and decorated in black 0n front board and in black and gilt on spine, yellow endpapers. Signatures (1891) on front endpapers, a little light foxing, otherwise clean, bright, tight: very good. View more info

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The Diary and Notes of Horace Templeton (1848)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Downey & Co.: 1897

Seller ID: VN1378

Condition: Good


Copyright Edition of the Novels of Charles Lever, edited by His Daughter, Volume XII (12). Original maroon buckram, lettered in gilt on spine, dark green endpapers. Spine sunned, chip at head and tiny chip at foot of spine, bookplate on front pastedown, good. View more info

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Con Cregan

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1890

Seller ID: VN1270

Condition: Good


Undated c1890. Later reprint of the Lorrequer Edition, without the gilt signature on the front board, and with plain rather than yellow endpapers. Lightly scuffed, a little scuffed, bookplate on front pastedown, light foxing, good. View more info

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Sir Brook Fossbrooke (1866)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1890

Seller ID: VN1080

Condition: Very Good


Undated c1890. Later reprint of the Lorrequer Edition, without the gilt signature on the front board, and with plain rather than yellow endpapers. Lightly scuffed, a little scuffed, bookplate on front pastedown, light foxing, otherwise very good. View more info

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Roland Cashel (1850)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1872

Seller ID: 93110

Condition: Good


New Edition. Original green cloth, lettered and decorated in black and gilt; brown endpapers. Corners lightly rubbed, small tear to edges of two prelims, faint stain on title and frontispiece, otherwise a bright, tight copy: good. A heavy volume which will require additional postage outside the UK. View more info

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Roland Cashel (1850). Volumes I & II.

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1885

Seller ID: VN1072

Condition: Very Good


Complete in two volumes. The "Harry Lorrequer Edition", undated c1885. Two volumes in dark green cloth, with Lever's "signature" in gilt on front board, yellow endpapers. Lightly scuffed, two bookplates on endpapers, light foxing, very good. Heavy: may require additional postage outside UK. View more info

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The Daltons; or, Three Roads in Life (1852). Volumes I & II.

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1885

Seller ID: VN1073

Condition: Very Good


Complete in two volumes. The "Harry Lorrequer Edition", undated c1885. Two volumes in dark green cloth, with Lever's "signature" in gilt on front board, yellow endpapers. Lightly scuffed, two bookplates on endpapers, lightly marked on the front board of volume II, light foxing, otherwise very good. Heavy: may require additional postage outside UK. View more info

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Cornelius O'Dowd Upon Men and Women and Other Things in General [First Series] (1864)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood & Sons: 1864

Edition: First Edition, late Issue

Seller ID: VN1879

Condition: Very Good


First Edition, secondary issue, with "First Series" added on spine. Original green cloth with blindstamped frames on boards, scroll-lettering in gilt; brown endpapers. Lightly scuffed, bookplate on front pastedown, very good. Sadleir [1399], Wolff [4082]. Essays written in the character of "Cornelius O'Dowd" and published anonymously. The first volume appeared on its own in 1864. Two further volumes (the "Second" & "Third" series) were issued in 1865, and volume one was then re-issued as the "First Series" (with this information added to the spine title)... View more info

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The O'Donoghue

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1890

Seller ID: VN1271

Condition: Very Good


Undated c1890. Later reprint of the Lorrequer Edition, without the gilt signature on the front board, and with plain rather than yellow endpapers. Armorial bookplate on front pastedown and private owner's plate on front free endpaper; label "From the Library of J. B. Priestley" on front free endpaper. Small watermark on front board, light foxing, good. View more info

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Cornelius O'Dowd Upon Men and Women and Other Things in General [First], Second & Third Series (1864 - 5)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood & Sons: 1864

Edition: First Edition in Three Volumes

Seller ID: 04306

Condition: Good


First Edition in Three Volumes: 1864, 1865, 1865. Original green cloth with blindstamped frames on boards, scroll-lettering in gilt; brown endpapers. Small nicks and chips to spine ends and corners, short repaired split to cloth on upper hinge of first volume, inscriptions on endpapers, light foxing, good. Sadleir [1399], Wolff [4082]. Essays written in the character of "Cornelius O'Dowd" and published anonymously. The first volume appeared on its own in 1864. Two further volumes (the "Second" & "Third" series) were issued in 1865, and volume one was then re-issued as t... View more info

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Barrington (1863)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Tauchnitz: 1863

Edition: Copyright Edition

Seller ID: 04302

Condition: Good


Two volumes bound as one in mid-C19th black leather over marbled boards; red leather title label and gilt decorations on spine. Lightly scuffed on extremities, light foxing, otherwise good. Todd [652/53]. Bound without series half-titles. View more info

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The Knight of Gwynne; A Tale of the Time of the Union (1847)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1847

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 87122

Condition: Good


Frontispiece, vignette title and 38 plates by Phiz. Mid C19th green leather over marbled boards; raised bands gilt decorations and maroon leather title label on spine; marbled endpapers. Spine a little sunned and bumped, some chips to title label, light grazing. good. View more info

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Sir Brook Fosbrooke (1866)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Tauchnitz: 1867

Edition: Copyright Edition

Seller ID: 91100

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes bound as one in red leather over glazed red boards; raised bands and gilt lettering on spine; brown marbled endpapers. Lightly scuffed, light foxing, undated signature on first title page, very good. Todd [886a/87]. First issues; series half-titles bound in. View more info

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Maurice Tiernay, The Soldier of Fortune (1855) [Lever]; Whom to Marry and How to Get Married! Or, The Adventures of a Lady in Search of a Husband (1848) [Mayhew]

By: Several Authors: Charles Lever, Augustus & Henry Mayhew

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Hodgson & Routledge: 1855

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 86133

Condition: Very Good


LEVER, Charles: Maurice Tiernay, The Soldier of Fortune (1855). First Edition, The Parlour Library: Thomas Hodgson, nd [1855]. Bound with: MAYHEW, the Brothers [ie Augustus & Henry MAYHEW]: Whom to Marry and How to Get Married! Or, The Adventures of a Lady in Search of a Husband (1848). [Reprint]: George Routledge & Co., 1854. Illustrated by George Cruikshank. Two volumes bound as one in mid C19th crimson leather over maroon marbled boards; black leather title label on spine. The two books have different sized text blocks. Spine lightly sunned, minimal foxing, owner's signatures (1854 etc) on ... View more info

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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume CIII (103), January - June 1868

By: Various Authors: Anthony Trollope, Mrs Oliphant, Charles Lever

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh & London, William Blackwood & Sons: 1868

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: VN0775

Condition: Good


Contains: Linda Tressel by Anthony Trollope. Parts IV - VIII. Conclusion of serialisation. Brownlows by Mrs Oliphant. Parts XIII - XIV. Conclusion of serialisation. Articles/essays by Charles Lever, G. R. Gleig, Mrs Oliphant. Mid C19th tan leather over blue marbled boards, lettered in gilt on spine. Corners rubbed, front inner joint paper cracked, otherwise good. Heavy: may require additional postage outside UK. View more info

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All the Year Round, Volume XI (11), February - August 1864. Contains A Rent in the Clouds by Charles Lever

By: Various Authors: Charles Lever, George Augustus Sala

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, All the Year Round: 1864

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: VN1350

Condition: Fair


Contains: A Rent in the Clouds by Charles Lever. Complete serialisation. Quite Alone by George Augustus Sala. Start of serialisation. Late c19th green leather over beaded green cloth; red leather title label on spine. Front inner joint partially broken (held by lower cord only): thus a working copy View more info