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George Canterbury's Will (1870)

By: Wood, Mrs Henry [ie Ellen Wood]

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1894

Seller ID: VN2664

Condition: Good


Fiftieth Thousand. Original red cloth, lettered in gilt; brown endpapers. Spine sunned, faint foxing, good++. View more info

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Roland Yorke A Sequel to The Channings (1869)

By: Wood, Mrs Henry [ie Ellen Wood]

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1884

Seller ID: VN2670

Condition: Good


[Reprint]. Frontispiece. Favourite novels binding in blindstamped black cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt on spine; dark brown endpapers. Corners rubbed, inscription on recto of frontispiece, otherwise good ++ View more info

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Court Netherleigh

By: Wood, Mrs Henry [ie Ellen Wood]

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1937

Seller ID: VN2672

Condition: Good


Seventy-Fourth Thousand. "The Only Authorized and Complete edition". Original navy blue cloth, lettered in gilt. Lightly marked on front board, spine a little sunned, good View more info

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East Lynne (1861)

By: Wood, Mrs Henry [ie Ellen Wood]

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Tauchnitz: 1863

Edition: Copyright Edition

Seller ID: 91074

Condition: Good


Dated "1861" but actually 1863. Three volumes bound as one in mid-C19th black leather over glazed black boards; raised bands and gilt decorations on spine; brown endpapers. Extremities lightly scuffed, a little light foxing, good. Todd [574/75/76]. Unrecorded second issue with 2 titles by Mrs Wood listed in Volume II. All half-titles present. View more info

Ashley & Other Stories (1897)

By: Wood, Mrs Henry [ie Ellen Wood]

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1897

Seller ID: VN3023

Condition: Very Good


Fifteenth Thousand. Original red cloth, lettered in gilt; brown endpapers. Spine just faintly sunned, otherwise very good. Contains 4 short novels : Ashley, The Engagement of Susan Chase, The Prebendary's Daughter & Mr Castonel. NB. the publisher's name on the spine is Macmillan, as they acquired Bentley at this time. View more info

Trevlyn Hold (1864)

By: Wood, Mrs Henry [ie Ellen Wood]

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1888

Seller ID: VN3026

Condition: Very Good


Thirtieth Thousand. Original red cloth, lettered in gilt; brown endpapers. Lightly scuffed, some foxing (mainly on prelims), otherwise very good. View more info

The Unholy Wish and Other Stories (1890)

By: Wood, Mrs Henry [ie Ellen Wood]

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1890

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: VN3024

Condition: Very Good


First edition, wrongly issued as "New Edition". original red cloth, lettered in gilt; brown endpapers. Spine lightly sunned, otherwise very good. Contains the novel The Foggy Night at Offord and 9 shorter pieces: The Unholy Wish, The Surgeon's Daughters, The Brilliant Keeper, Two Marriages, The Mail-Cart Robbery, Millicent's Folly, The Parson's Oath, A Mesmerist of the Years Gone By & A Soldier's Career. Sadleir [3343ff] on how certain of Mrs Wood's later books were issued incorrectly by the publisher. View more info

The Red Court Farm (1868)

By: Wood, Mrs Henry [ie Ellen Wood]

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1895

Seller ID: VN3022

Condition: Good


Forty-fourth Thousand. Original red cloth, lettered in gilt; brown endpapers. Spine lightly sunned, inner joint papers lightly cracked, good+ View more info

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Castaway (1872)

By: Yates, Edmund

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1872

Seller ID: 84110

Condition: Good


New [ie First One-Volume] Edition. Mid-C19th red leather over red cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt on spine. Text block glued to spine. Rubbed at head of spine, sunned on board edges, foxing spots, undated signature on front pastedown, good. A sensational novel involving secret marriage, adultery -- and murder. View more info

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The Yellow Flag (1872)

By: Yates, Edmund

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Tinsley Brothers: 1873

Seller ID: 90098

Condition: Near Fine


New Edition. Recently rebound in brown leather over marbled boards; raised bands, gilt decorations and black leather title label on spine. Near fine. View more info