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The Nap & Other Stories

By: Walter de la Mare

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Nelson: 1936

Seller ID: 999329-124

Condition: Good


Green cover has some rubbing to edges, top edge a little discoloured; endpapers browning, owner's name & address in pencil on front endpaper, internally clean & bright; dustwrapper is worn, partly repaired internally with tape, areas of loss. The Nelson Classics series, undated but British Library says 1936. Stories included are: The Bowl; Maria-Fly; Selina's Parable; The Nap; All Hallows; An Ideal Craftsman. View more info

No Man on Earth

By: Walter Moudy

Price: £2.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Medallion: 1964

Seller ID: 15082011-141

Condition: Good


Some shelfwear, pages tanned else internally a good, tight copy. View more info

Old Mortality; The Monastery; The Surgeon's Daughter; Castle Dangerous

By: Walter Scott

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Robert Cadell/Adam and Charles Black: 1857

Seller ID: 912186-114

Condition: Fair


Marbled boards, quarter bound with green leather spine & corners, spine ribbed with gilt bands; all edges & corners heavily rubed & bumped; endpapers & page edges browned, owner's name on front endpaper; two leaves disattached, sporadic spotting, else textblock sound & tight. Three volumes bound into one, with subsequent odd pagination. Volume I dated 1849 (Cadell), 157pp; II 1843 (Cadell), 158pp; III 1852 (Black), p.685-847. 240x160mm. View more info

Ivanhoe retold for children

By: Walter Scott; Alice F Jackson

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson: 1909

Seller ID: 17111119-102

Condition: Good


Some light page tanning, else internally in very good condition; some shelfwear, particularly edges, front cover has coloured illustration still very bright. No wrapper. British Library catalogue has '1909 etc', this is probably a later printing as front endpaper has owner's name dated 1935. View more info

Pollack and Carnival: Cornish stories

By: Walter Walkham

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Padstow, Tabb House: 1980

Seller ID: 17051519-101

ISBN: 0907018033

Condition: Very Good


Light shelfwear, a very good copy. 0907018033 View more info

Amazing Stories Vol.47 no.3, October 1973

By: White, Ted [ed]; John Brunner; William Rotsler; Daphne Castell; C L Grant

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Ultimate Publishing: 1973

Seller ID: 918222-143

Condition: Good


Some cover wear & browning with some creasing to front cover; pages tanned, a sound, tight copy. Includes 'The Stone That Never Came Down' (part 1 of 2) by John Brunner; 'The Gods of Zar' by William Rotsler; 'The Sun-Hunters' by Daphne Castell; 'Abdication' by C L Grant. View more info

Amazing Stories Vol.47 no.4, December 1973

By: White, Ted [ed]; William Rotsler; H H Hollis; John Brunner

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Ultimate Publishing: 1973

Seller ID: 918223-143

Condition: Good


Some cover wear & browning with some creasing to front cover; pages tanned, a sound, tight copy. Includes 'The Stone That Never Came Down' (part 2 of 2) by John Brunner; 'Moby, Too' by Gordon Eklund; 'The Immortality of Lazarus' by William Rotsler; 'Different Angle' by H H Hollis. View more info

The Challenge: a Cornish story

By: William Andrew

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Covenant Publishing Co: 1946

Seller ID: 16022401-136

Condition: Fair


Pages tanning else internally in good condition, plain card boards with attached paper wrapper which is worn, marked and tanned with front panel splitting from spine. View more info

Elaine at the Gates

By: William Babington Maxwell

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Thomas Butterworth: 1924

Seller ID: 919479-126

Condition: Poor


Rather scruffy reading copy, cover rubbed, marked, with bumped corners; page edges tanned & marked, sticker on front pastedown has been clumsily partially removed; textblock is sound & tight. No wrapper. View more info

Adventures in Thule: Three Stories for Boys

By: William Black

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1893

Seller ID: 919850-85

Condition: Good


Green cover has some rubbing to edges; slight spine lean, pages tanned else internally a very good, sound, tight copy. No dustwrapper. View more info

The Strange Adventures of a Phaeton

By: William Black

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Collins: 0

Seller ID: 14050906-164

Condition: Fair


Cover rather worn and marked, spine faded; both hinges cracked, pages quite heavily tanned else textblock itself is sound; a reading copy only. No wrapper. Undated edition, British Library catalogue helpfully has 'n.d.'. View more info

Wolfenberg

By: William Black

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston & Co: 1893

Seller ID: 16010602-106

Condition: Good


Some light shelfwear to cover, particularly extremities, small ink spot on backstrip; owner's name on front endpaper, pages a little tanned else internally in very good condition. No dustwrapper. New and revised edition. View more info

Wild Eelin: her escapades, adventures, and bitter sorrows

By: William Black

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston & Co: 1900

Seller ID: 16010603-106

Condition: Good


Some light shelfwear to cover, particularly extremities; owner's name on front endpaper, pages a little tanned else internally in very good condition. No dustwrapper. New and revised edition. View more info

Kilmeny

By: William Black

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston & Co: 1892

Seller ID: 16010604-105

Condition: Good


Some light shelfwear to cover, particularly extremities; owner's name on front endpaper, pages a little tanned else internally in very good condition. No dustwrapper. New and revised edition. View more info

Stand Fast, Craig Royston!: a novel

By: William Black

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington: 1891

Seller ID: 16010605-104

Condition: Good


Some light shelfwear to cover, particularly extremities; owner's name on front endpaper, pages a little tanned else internally in very good condition. No dustwrapper. New and cheaper edition. View more info

Judith Shakespeare: a Romance

By: William Black

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston & Co: 1893

Seller ID: 16010606-103

Condition: Good


Some light shelfwear to cover, particularly extremities; owner's name on front endpaper, pages a little tanned else internally in very good condition. No dustwrapper. Undated reissue, probably the 1893 one. Novel about William Shakespeare's daughter. View more info

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The Naked Lunch

By: William Burroughs

Price: £20.00

Publisher: John Calder: 1964

Edition: 1st UK edition

Seller ID: 20010415-26

Condition: Good


Light page tanning, else internally in very good condition; cover has light shelfwear, some marking and grubby marks, backstrip is a little tanned. No wrapper. First UK edition. View more info

Futility: a Novel on Russian Themes

By: William Gerhardi

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Duckworth: 1927

Seller ID: 920458-124

Condition: Fair


Cover rubbed, a little marking and corners bumped, cover very unevenly very faded which makes it look very scruffy; owner's name on front pastedown, page edges browned & pages tanned, else textblock is good, sound & tight. No dustwrapper. View more info

The Powder Barrel

By: William Haggard

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1967

Seller ID: 16042039-123

ISBN: 0140027513

Condition: Fair


Pages tanned with some spotting to edges and those adjacent to cover, else internally in good condition; cover shelfworn and rubbed. View more info

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Clara Maynard; or, the True and the False

By: William Henry Giles Kingston

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1894

Seller ID: 19071919-178

Condition: Fair


Some page tanning and also a few with grubby fingermarks, front and end of book have childish pencil markings (text not affected), Sunday School presentation on front endpaper, rear hinge cracked and any free endpaper there may have been removed; cover rather worn and marked. No wrapper. View more info