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Weekly Tale Teller, No 188, December 7, 1912

By: Various Authors including

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Harry Shurry: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: VN0412

Condition: Good


A weekly magazine of short stories, aimed largely at male readers; "The Best Sport -- Reading This Magazine". Contains: Captain Jenkinson's Plan by Frank SHAW, Christopher Quarles -- Crime Investigator. 4 -- Old Mrs Jardine by Percy James BREBNER, When William Went Shooting by F. Morton HOWARD, The River's Edge by Mary SCHULTZE, The Theft of the Holy Flag by Frederick BATEMAN, A Five-Pound Note by G. Roydon DUFF. The Final Round by S. H. REASON. Original illustrated paper wrappers. Rear wrapper chipped and torn, paper lightly browned. A good example of a scarce, ephemeral item. View more info

The Opal Ring: Extra Christmas Number for All the Year Round, 1874

By: Various Authors, all anonymous

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, All the Year Round: 1874

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: VN1382

Condition: Good


A collection of linked stories, all anonymous. The tales revolve around the "bad luck" brought by an opal ring: the link is the clairvoyant who can see the owners of the ring, in a mesmeric trance. As issued but without original blue wrappers. Clean, good View more info

The Monthly Magazine of Fiction: If Love Were All (No 248, October 1905)

By: Various Authors: Blanche Atkinson

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, William Stevens: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 85061

Condition: Good


Original blue card wrappers, framed and lettered in red. Some signs of wear; small chips etc and light tanning to pages, staples rusting, good. A light item for which postage will be reduced. ATKINSON, Blanche: If Love Were All No 248, October 1905 View more info

The Monthly Magazine of Fiction. Issues 177 - 182

By: Various Authors: C. E. C. Weigall, Maud Isidore Douglas, Ellen Ada Smith, Anne Clarke, L. E. Tiddeman

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, [William Stevens]: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02563

Condition: Good


Undated, c1899-1900. 6 monthly issues, each a complete short novel in 60 - 64 pages: A Bride from the Snow by C. E. C. WEIGALL, By a Secret Hand by Maud Isidore DOUGLAS, Dr Hunt's Successor by Ellen Ada SMITH, The Price of Her Silence by Anne CLARKE, The Flower of Bohemia by L. E. TIDDEMAN, Young Mrs Romney by B. M. 6 issues bound, without preliminary matter, in red binder's cloth. Spine sunned, good. The magazine, offering a complete novel in each issue, ran from 1885 until 1941 (although it changed its name along the way). View more info

Belgravia Holiday Number for 1879

By: Various Authors: Charles Gibbon, James Payn, Dutton Cook, Mrs Hungerford etc

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1879

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 89108

Condition: Good


Contains short stories including: All a Green Willow by Charles GIBBON, A Modern Delilah by James PAYN, The Marquis Pellegrini by Dutton COOK, A War Story by Elizabeth May BUTT, "What a Mad World it is , My Masters" by Mrs HUNGERFORD. Bound in modern card wrapper. View more info

The Monthly Magazine of Fiction. Issues 171 - 176

By: Various Authors: Elizabeth King, M. Knight, Edith C. Kenyon, R. D. Chetwode, Elizabeth King

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, [William Stevens]: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02562

Condition: Good


Undated, c1899-1900. 6 monthly issues, each a complete short novel in 60 - 64 pages: Lulu by Elizabeth KING, "Only a Millionaire" by M. KNIGHT, "In the Hush of the Corn" by ALISON, The Carnford Pride by Edith C. KENYON, The Second Lady Cherechefelle by R. D. CHETWODE, "Green Eyes and Curly Head" by Elizabeth KING (double issue of 120 pp), The Wooing of Lord St Gwynan by H. F. 6 issues bound, without preliminary matter, in red binder's cloth. Spines sunned, good. The magazine, offering a complete novel in each issue, ran from 1885 until 1941 (although it changed its name... View more info

The Belgravia Annual, Christmas 1880

By: Various Authors: F. W. Robinson, Julian Hawthorne, E. C. Grenville-Murray, Percy Fitzgerald, Grant Allen, Dutton Cook

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1880

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: VN2473

Condition: Good


Short stories include: The Young Lady in Grey by F. W. ROBINSON, Prince Saroni's Wife by Julian HAWTHORNE, Max Reineke's Great Book by E. C. GRENVILLE-MURRAY, The Reduced Dinner Part by James PAYN, Is She an Heiress? by Percy FITZGERALD, The Chinese Play at the Haymarket by Grant ALLEN (writing as J. Arbuthnot Wilson), The Transactions of The Cato Club by Dutton COOK. Modern card wrapper, good. View more info

ALL THE YEAR ROUND Extra Summer Number for 1878

By: Various Authors: M. E. Braddon, Frances Eleanor Trollope, Dutton Cook, Mrs Cashel Hoey etc

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, All the Year Round: 1878

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 94048

Condition: Good


Contains short stories including: Dr Carrick by M. E. BRADDON, Our Sensation at Unter-Badeli by F. E. TROLLOPE, Old Sir Pierce by Dutton COOK, Tina by Rosa MULHOLLAND, Proctor's Case by Mrs Cashel HOEY, Whitehoof by R. E. FRANCILLON. In a modern card cover. View more info

ALL THE YEAR ROUND Extra Summer Number for 1879

By: Various Authors: M. E. Braddon, Theo Gift, Dutton Cook, Mrs Cashel Hoey etc

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, All the Year Round: 1879

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 94049

Condition: Good


ALL THE YEAR ROUND Extra Summer Number for 1879 Contains short stories including: The Shadow in the Corner by M. E. BRADDON, A Queen of Trumps by R. E. FRANCILLON, The Curse of the Crows by Mrs Cashel HOEY, That American Girl by Theo GIFT, Professor Wolff by Dutton COOK, The Mystery of Ora by Rosa MULHOLLAND. Modern card cover. View more info

Harper's Magazine Christmas Number, December 1899. Contains: The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg

By: Various Authors: Mark Twain, Stephen Crane, Howard Pyle, William Dean Howells.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, New York/London: 1899

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 04346

Condition: Good


Contains: The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg A Story by Mark TWAIN. Whilom Stories No. V: Making an Orator by Stephen CRANE. A Puppet of Fate by Howard PYLE. Parts of ongoing serial by William Dean HOWELLS. Original pale brown paper wrappers, decorated and lettered in green and red. Staples rusting, otherwise good. English issue of this magazine, with English advertisement leaves etc. The wrappers are also different in design form the American issue. View more info

The Monthly Magazine of Fiction. Issues 165 - 170

By: Various Authors: Stella M. During, Edith K. Harper, Ruby M. Douglas, Mary C. Rowsell, C. E. C. Weigall, Vin Vincent

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, [William Stevens]: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00694

Condition: Good


Undated, c1899-1900. 6 monthly issues, each a complete short novel in 60 - 64 pages: Old Olworthy's Will by Stella M During, Transform'd to Orient Pearl by Edith K Harper, A Pitiful Marriage by Ruby M. Douglas, An Understudy by Mary C. Rowsell, A Mistress of Intrigue by H. F., A Daughter of Niobe by C. E. C. Weigall + unidentified issue: That Naughty Sally (120 pp) by Vin Vincent. 7 issues bound, without preliminary matter, in lilac binder's cloth. Generally sunned, with stains on spine, contents good. The magazine, offering a complete novel in each issue, ran from 1885 until 1941 (although it... View more info

ALL THE YEAR ROUND Extra Summer Number for 1877. Contains Percy and the Prophet by Wilkie Collins

By: Various Authors: Wilkie Collins, Theo Gift, Mrs Cashel Hoey, Besant & Rice etc

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, All the Year Round: 1877

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 94047

Condition: Good


Contains short stories including: Percy and the Prophet by Wilkie COLLINS, One Springtime Past by Theo GIFT, From the Cliff's Edge by Mrs Cashel HOEY, Three Months After Date by Walter BESANT & James RICE, Major Macbeth by Dutton COOK, Pan by R. E. FRANCILLON. Modern card cover. View more info