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Image for The Abbot of Aberbrothock. Scenes from the Reformation Struggle in Scotland (1885)

The Abbot of Aberbrothock. Scenes from the Reformation Struggle in Scotland (1885)

By: Adamson, William

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.: 1885

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 94029

Condition: Good


First Edition, Select Library of Fiction No 802: Ward, Lock & Co., undated [1885]. Original pictorial paper-covered boards. Corners rubbed, small chip at head of spine, light foxing, good/very good. Topp [II, p. 274]. An historical novel View more info

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A Young Man from the Country (1906)

By: Albanesi, Madame [Effie Maria]

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blackett: 1912

Seller ID: VN0318

Condition: Good


7d Copyright Novels. Undated c1912. Pocket edition in original green cloth. Frontispiece and decorated title page. Paper faintly browned, otherwise a clean tight copy: good+ View more info

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Hester Trefusis (1912)

By: Albanesi, Madame [Effie Maria], Writing as Effie Adelaide Rowlands

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blackett: 1914

Seller ID: VN0113

Condition: Good


7d Copyright Novels. Pocket edition in green cloth, decorated in gilt on spine. Frontispiece. Undated, c1914. Some foxing and occasional soiling on pages, faint browning on edges, good. View more info

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Fate--and Drusilla (1910)

By: Askew, Alice & Claude

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.: 1914

Seller ID: 03665

Condition: Very Good


7d Novels. Undated, c1914. Frontispiece. Original green cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt. A little foxing, otherwise very good. The Askews were a hugely prolific husband-and-wife writing team: they produced over 90 novels in the 13 years between their first (The Shulamite) in 1904 and their death together (their ship was torpedoed) in 1917. View more info

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Destiny (1911)

By: Askew, Alice & Claude

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.: 1914

Seller ID: 03666

Condition: Very Good


7d Novels. Undated, c1914. Frontispiece. Original green cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt. A little foxing, otherwise very good. The Askews were a hugely prolific husband-and-wife writing team: they produced over 90 novels in the 13 years between their first (The Shulamite) in 1904 and their death together (their ship was torpedoed) in 1917. View more info

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Wild Sheba (1910)

By: Askew, Alice & Claude

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.: 1914

Seller ID: 03667

Condition: Good


7d Net Novels. Undated, c1914. Frontispiece. Original red cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt. A little foxing, a few light marks on rear board, good. The Askews were a hugely prolific husband-and-wife writing team: they produced over 90 novels in the 13 years between their first (The Shulamite) in 1904 and their death together (their ship was torpedoed) in 1917. View more info

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The Golden Girl (1913)

By: Askew, Alice & Claude

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.: 1914

Seller ID: 03668

Condition: Good


7d Net Novels:. Undated, c1914. Frontispiece. Original red cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt. A little foxing, a little dulled, otherwise good. The Askews were a hugely prolific husband-and-wife writing team: they produced over 90 novels in the 13 years between their first (The Shulamite) in 1904 and their death together (their ship was torpedoed) in 1917. View more info

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A Sort of Traitors (1949)

By: Balchin, Nigel

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Tauchnitz: 1952

Seller ID: VN0090

Condition: Good


Collection of British and American Authors. New Series, Volume 111. Todd [S111]. First/only issue. Original card wrapper. Lightly scuffed, pencilled name on title page, faint browning of paper, good++ View more info

Image for A Princess's Secrets (Les Secrets De La Princess De Cadignan) Translated from the French By Ellen Marriage

A Princess's Secrets (Les Secrets De La Princess De Cadignan) Translated from the French By Ellen Marriage

By: Balzac, Honoré de

Price: £8.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan & Co.: 1901

Seller ID: VN0375

Condition: Very Good


Temple Edition of the Comédie Humaine, edited by George Saintsbury. Pocket edition format. Original green cloth on limp boards. Light scuffing, a little foxing, very good. View more info

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Béatrix, Translated from the French By James Waring

By: Balzac, Honoré de

Price: £8.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan & Co.: 1901

Seller ID: VN0378

Condition: Very Good


Temple Edition of the Comédie Humaine, edited by George Saintsbury. Pocket edition format. Original green cloth on limp boards. Light scuffing, a little foxing, very good. View more info

Image for Cousin Betty (La Cousine Bette) Translated from the French by James Waring

Cousin Betty (La Cousine Bette) Translated from the French by James Waring

By: Balzac, Honoré de

Price: £8.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan & Co.: 1901

Seller ID: VN0392

Condition: Very Good


Temple Edition of the Comédie Humaine, edited by George Saintsbury. Pocket edition format. Original green cloth on limp boards. Light scuffing, a little foxing, very good. View more info

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Edward Barry (South Sea Pearler) (1900)

By: Becke, Louis

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1914

Seller ID: VN0449

Condition: Very Good


Nelson's Library (pocket edition). Undated (c1914). Frontispiece. Original red cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Undated signature on front free endpaper, very good. View more info

Image for Anna of the Five Towns (1902)

Anna of the Five Towns (1902)

By: Bennett, Arnold

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Tauchnitz: 1912

Edition: Copyright Edition

Seller ID: VN2502

Condition: Good


Original card wrappers. Corners turned, some foxing, French circulating library stamp in red & two signatures on front cover, another signature (1968) on half-title, good. First issue, dated August 1912 on rear and with catalogue for December 1912 bound in at end. Todd [4351a]. View more info

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In the Midst of Life

By: Bierce, Ambrose

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1915

Seller ID: VN0315

Condition: Fair


Undated pocket edition reprint, c1915. Original blue cloth. Board edges and spine sunned; grey war-time paper. A reading copy. View more info

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A Damaged Reputation

By: Bindloss, Harold

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.: 1915

Seller ID: VN0476

Condition: Good


Sevenpenny Net Novels. Undated, c1915. Pocket edition in red, with blindstamped decoration on front board. Light sunning, light wear, good+. View more info

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His Lady's Pleasure

By: Bindloss, Harold

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.: 1915

Seller ID: VN0479

Condition: Good


Sevenpenny Net Novels. Undated, c1915. Pocket edition in red, with blindstamped decoration on front board. Light sunning, light wear, a little dulled, good. View more info

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The Tale of a Horse (1884)

By: Blinkhoolie [ie William Allison]

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1884

Seller ID: 02960

Condition: Very Good


First Edition: George Routledge & Sons. Frontispiece (see note below). Late C19th brown leather over brown cloth, raised bands on spine. Light scuffing, some browning on endpapers, very good. Note: once a yellowback -- the pictorial paper from the original front board has been mounted to make the frontispiece for this rebound volume. View more info

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A Bride from the Sea (1904)

By: Boothby, Guy

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, John Long: 1914

Seller ID: VN0359

Condition: Good


Undated (c1914). Pocket edition in original pink cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Frontispiece. Lightly sunned, paper faintly browned, good. View more info

Image for Long Live the King (1900), The Fascination of the King (1897), Connie Burt (1903)

Long Live the King (1900), The Fascination of the King (1897), Connie Burt (1903)

By: Boothby, Guy

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.: 1908

Seller ID: 94073

Condition: Very Good


All titles illustrated. Three paperbacks bound together (without original wrappers) in early C20th red binder's cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. A few light marks on boards, stamp on front free endpaper, very good. View more info

Image for The Lust of Hate (1898), The Marriage of Esther (1895), In Strange Company (1894), The League of Twelve (1903)

The Lust of Hate (1898), The Marriage of Esther (1895), In Strange Company (1894), The League of Twelve (1903)

By: Boothby, Guy

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.: 1910

Seller ID: 94079

Condition: Good


All titles illustrated. Four paperbacks bound together (without original wrappers) in early C20th purple beaded binder's cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Gilt a trifle dulled, name stamp on front free endpaper, otherwise good. View more info