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The Supreme Test

By: Reynolds, Mrs Baillie [G. M. Robins]

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.: 1914

Seller ID: VN0464

Condition: Very Good


7d Copyright Novels (pocket edition). Undated (c1914). Frontispiece. Original pink/red cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Lightly sunned, small nick to cloth on spine, otherwise very good. View more info

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Misery Junction and Other Stage Stories (1889)

By: Richard-Henry [ie Richard Butler & Henry Chance Newton]

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, John P. Fuller: 1890

Seller ID: 86053

Condition: Good


Yellowback. Undated, probably c 1890. Original pictorial paper-covered boards. Corners rubbed, several large chips to paper on spine, otherwise good. COPAC records various copies, with attributed dates of 1889, 1890 and 1895. There is no indication of date or edition status in this copy. A collection of stories about the stage and the world of the Victorian theatre. View more info

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Barbara Dering

By: Rives, Amelie

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1894

Seller ID: VN2014

Condition: Good


Yellowback. Original pictorial paper covered boards, Usual edgewear, inner joints lightly cracked, lower hinge neatly repaired/reinforced: good. Originally published in the U. S. A.: British editions are scarce. View more info

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Mademoiselle Mori, A Tale of Modern Rome

By: Roberts, Margaret

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Tauchnitz: 1862

Seller ID: 01846

Condition: Good


The original heavily damaged binding has been removed and replaced with simple card wrappers (see photo). Text block clean and tight. A reading/rebinding copy of a scarce title. Note: this is an original C19th volume, NOT a modern reprint or facsimile reproduction. Todd [616a/617b]. First & second issues. Series half-titles bound in. View more info

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Jennie Grey; or, A Woman's Vengeance

By: Ross, Miriam

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, John Dicks: 1875

Seller ID: 87151

Condition: Good


Eight illustrations by F. Gilbert. In modern card wrapper. Good. Undated, c1875. Short sensational romance, probably originally serialised in Dicks's Bow Bells magazine. View more info

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After Many Years

By: Ross, Miriam

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, John Dicks: 1875

Seller ID: 87152

Condition: Good


Thirteen illustrations by R. Huttula. In modern card wrapper. Good. Undated, c1875. Short sensational romance, probably originally serialised in Dicks's Bow Bells magazine. View more info

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The Chequers: Being the Natural History of a Public-House Set Forth in a Loafer's Diary (1888)

By: Runciman, James

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Ward & Downey: 1888

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 89045

Condition: Good


Undated first edition [1888]. Yellowback. Original pictorial paper-covered boards. Corners rubbed, otherwise showing relatively little wear on boards, front free endpaper removed: a clean bright tight copy, good. Topp [VIII, p.327]. Publisher's catalogue dated March 1888 bound in at end. Tales of drinking and drinkers , "the sad work that goes on in a boozing-place". View more info

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A Strange Elopement

By: Russell, W. Clark [William Clark Russell]

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1909

Seller ID: VN0175

Condition: Good


Macmillan's Sevenpenny Series. Pocket edition in pale blue cloth. Frontispiece. Small areas of worm damage on rear board, otherwise good. View more info

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A Daughter of Judas A Tale of New York City Fin-de-Siécle Life (1894)

By: Savage, Colonel Richard Henry

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1895

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: SP018

Condition: Good


First English Edition, Yellowback. Original pictorial paper-covered boards. Paper worn along hinges, a little rubbing on edges, front inner joint cracked/repaired, paper lightly browned throughout, signature (1900) on half-title page, good. Savage -- an American soldier and adventurer -- wrote some forty novels in the last quarter of the nineteenth century, many of which were issued directly as yellowbacks in their English editions. View more info

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A Daughter of Judas A Tale of New York City Fin-de-Siécle Life (1894)

By: Savage, Colonel Richard Henry

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1895

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: SP012

Condition: Good


First English Edition, Yellowback. Original pictorial paper-covered boards. Paper worn along hinges, worn and nicked on spine ends, boards grazed, inner joint papers cracked, paper lightly browned throughout, fair/ good. Savage -- an American soldier and adventurer -- wrote some forty novels in the last quarter of the nineteenth century, many of which were issued directly as yellowbacks in their English editions. View more info

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His Cuban Sweetheart (1895)

By: Savage, Colonel Richard Henry & Mrs Archibald Clavering Gunter

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1895

Edition: Copyright Edition

Seller ID: SP022

Condition: Poor


Undated yellowback edition ("Copyright"), c1895. Original pictorial paper-covered boards. Spine detached from rear board, inner joints cracked and chipped. Generally a well worn and damaged binding, but the text block is tight. Although generally a poor copy, could be rebound and at present makes a reading copy of a scarce title. View more info

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My Official Wife (1891)

By: Savage, Richard Henry

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Co.: 1892

Seller ID: SP016

Condition: Good


Sixth Edition, Yellowback. Original pictorial paper-covered boards. Lightly rubbed on edges and spine ends, small loss of paper towards foot of front hinge, a few specks on boards, good. Savage's best-known book View more info

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The Passing Show (1893)

By: Savage, Richard Henry

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Co.: 1894

Seller ID: SP017

Condition: Good


Copyright, Yellowback. Undated, 1894. Original pictorial paper-covered boards. Front board grazed, corners and hinges rubbed, page edges faintly tanned, good. A collection of short stories: Against the Odds, Finding an American, Exit Dick Fisher, An American Lady's Night Ride in St Petersburg, What Broke Major Conrad's Heart, How Billy Hitchins Went Home, The Lost Blue Jacket. View more info

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Dream Life and Real Life A Little African Story (1893)

By: Schreiner, Olive (writing as "Ralph Iron")

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: 1893

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: VN0758

Condition: Poor


Pseudonym Library, Volume 32. Paperback issue. Original yellow paper wrappers. Paper sunned to brown, and heavily chipped along edges and spine; front cover re-attached with tape. A fragile, ephemeral item, in poor/fair condition. With all faults. View more info

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The Confounding of Camelia (1899)

By: Sedgwick, Anne Douglas

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1913

Seller ID: 03588

Condition: Good


Sevenpenny Library. Undated [1913] pocket edition in original pale blue cloth. Frontispiece. Paper faintly browned, a few light marks, good+ View more info

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The Luck of the House (1889)

By: Sergeant, Adeline

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Oliphant, Anderson & Ferrier: 1890

Seller ID: 82109

Condition: Fair


Yellowback. New Edition, "Strawberry" and "Marguerite" Series. Original pictorial paper-covered boardsFree corners well rubbed, usual chipping to paper on hinges and spine ends, 5 cm split to lower hinge, bookseller's stamp (Strathpeffer) on front free endpaper, contents clean and tight. View more info

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Jacobi's Wife (1887)

By: Sergeant, Adeline

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blackett: 1912

Seller ID: 04130

Condition: Very Good


7d Copyright Novels. Undated, c1912. Pocket edition in original green cloth, decorated in gilt on spine. Frontispiece and decorated title page. A little light foxing, otherwise very good. Sergeant's first novel: a sensational tale of shipwreck and revenge. View more info

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Bonds of Steel (1902), The Scarlet Seal (1902), The Secret Way (1903) & A Black Vintage (1901)

By: Several Authors: J. S. Fletcher [Joseph Smith Fletcher]; Dick Donovan [ie James Edward Preston Muddock]; Morice Gerard [ie John Jessop Teague]

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Various: 1904

Seller ID: 89052

Condition: Good


FLETCHER, J[oseph] S[mith]: Bonds of Steel (1902). Paperback: Digby, Long & Co., nd. Bound with: DONOVAN, Dick [ie James Edward Preston MUDDOCK]: The Scarlet Seal A Tale of the Borgias (1902). New Edition: John Long, nd. Bound with: FLETCHER, J[oseph] S[mith]: The Secret Way (1903). Sixpenny Copyright Novels: Digby, Long & Co., nd. Bound with: GERARD, Morice [ie John Jessop TEAGUE]: A Black Vintage (1901) Paperback: Digby, Long & Co., nd. Four Edwardian paperbacks bound ... View more info

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Castle Daly. The Story of an Irish Home Thirty Years Ago (1875); The Pride of Jennico Being A Memoir of Captain Basil Jennico (1897); Concerning Isabel Carnaby (1898)

By: Several Authors: Keary, Anne; Agnes & Egerton Castle; Ellen Thorneycroft Fowler

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Various: 1901

Seller ID: 02496

Condition: Good


3 Victorian/Edwardian paperbacks bound in one volume. 1) Anne Keary: Castle Daly. The Story of an Irish Home Thirty Years Ago, Macmillan's Sixpenny Series: Macmillan & Co., 1902. 2) Agnes & Egerton Castle: The Pride of Jennico Being A Memoir of Captain Basil Jennico. Macmillan's Sixpenny Series: Macmillan & Co., 1901. 3) Ellen Thorneycroft Fowler: Concerning Isabel Carnaby. Hodder & Stoughton, 1901. 3 paperbacks bound together (without original wrappers) in blue binder's... View more info

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The Successor (Pryce) & The Rebel's Wife (Todd)

By: Several Authors: Richard Pryce & George Eyre Todd

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.: 1905

Seller ID: 00472

Condition: Very Good


Two Edwardian paperbacks bound together (without original wrappers) in crimson cloth. Undated, c1905. A few light marks, otherwise clean, bright, very good. Todd's novel is a romance of the Black and Red Douglas family in C15th Scotland. View more info