Category: Fiction


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Image for Michael Penguyne: or, fisher life on the Cornish coast

Michael Penguyne: or, fisher life on the Cornish coast

By: William Henry Giles Kingston

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge: 1873

Seller ID: 19112104-212

Condition: Poor

Lacking title page, pages tanned and sewing a little slack, endpapers browned, Sunday School prize certificate on front pastedown; cover worn and rubbed, faded and marked, backstrip marked. No wrapper. View more info

A Narrow Escape & Other Stories for Boys and Girls

By: William J Forster

Price: £3.00

Publisher: T Woolmer: 1887

Seller ID: 919709-83

Condition: Fair

Green illustrated cloth rather grubby & worn; Sunday School prize certificate on front pastedown, pages tanned. Illustrated. View more info

Gunning in England, a thriller

By: William James Elliott

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Gerald Swan: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 16022523-40

Condition: Poor

Quite scruffy copy, pages tanned, ominous-looking stains on rear endpapers, binding sound and tight; cover worn , marked, unevenly faded, with bumped corners. No dustwrapper. States 'First Published 1946', although someone has altered the final digit to a '6' in ink (the first edition of this was, in fact, in 1946, so presumably the date had been printed incorrectly). Title page has 'Ed. Gunning takes the stage again in Gunning in England, a thriller by William J Elliott.' View more info

Whoso Findeth a Wife

By: William Le Queux

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Ward, Lock: 1910

Seller ID: 17020701-164

Condition: Fair

Some page tanning, otherwise internally in good condition, owner's bookplate on front pastedown, ink stamp and 'To Mr Giggles from Toody May 6 1915' written on front endpaper; cover a little shelfworn with a mark on slightly faded backstrip. No wrapper. Undated edition, not listed in British Library catalogue. View more info

The Sunday Strand: an Illustrated Home Monthly Vol.III January to June 1901

By: William Le Queux; Arthur Mee; et al

Price: £15.00

Publisher: George Newnes: 1901

Seller ID: 17061134-111

Condition: Good

Pages a little tanned, bookplate on front pastedown, binding still sound and tight, internally in very good condition; all edges gilt, decorated cloth over bevelled boards has some rubbing and shelfwear, gilt still bright, slightly dimmed on backstrip. No wrapper. View more info


By: William MacLeod Raine

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1936

Seller ID: 912818-83

Condition: Good

Red cloth has some rubbing, spine faded; page edges tanned, textblock is sound & tight. View more info

October Island

By: William March

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1960

Seller ID: 94122-168

Condition: Fair

Penguin #1405, first printing. Splitting to head of spine, which has rubbing; page edges browning; internally a sound, tight copy. View more info

Our Village Parliament. TheJarge Balsh Books Series 3

By: William Marchant Jones

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Frome, Ellenbray Press: 0

Seller ID: 18010401-165

Condition: Very Good

Minimal signs of use - apart from a small sticker mark on cover in very good condition indeed, appearing almost new, which seems unlikely as original price on spine is 7/6. Undated edition. View more info

The Green Book of Hob Stories

By: William Mayne

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Walker: 1984

Seller ID: 9913418-154

ISBN: 0744501210

Condition: Very Good

Light shelfwear; a clean, tight, bright copy. No wrapper. 0744501210 View more info

The Seven File

By: William McGivern

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Collins Fontana Books: 1959

Seller ID: 16031340-126

Condition: Fair

Pages a little tanned else internally in very good condition; cover has shelfwear, one corner has a crease. View more info

William Morris Selected & Edited By Henry Newbolt

By: William Morris; Henry Newbolt; John Buchan

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Nelson: 1923

Seller ID: 913019-83

Condition: Good

Brown leather with gilt titles, light rubbing to edges, light page edge browning, else a sound, tight copy. Portrait frontispiece. No wrapper. Introduction by John Buchan. View more info

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Perils of Pekin

By: William Murray Graydon

Price: £3.50

Publisher: The Modern Publishing Company: 0

Seller ID: 19072233-177

Condition: Fair

Pages tanned, cover rubbed and worn with some fading, particularly the backstrip which also has a split to the base of the front hinge. No wrapper. Appears to be a novel of the Boxer Rebellion. View more info


By: William Nicholson

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Egmont: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 999058-126

ISBN: 1405206543

Condition: New

New copy, signed by author on title page. View more info

Place of Dead Roads

By: William S Burroughs

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Henry Holt: 1990

Seller ID: 15110618-44

ISBN: 0805015418

Condition: Good

Some light page tanning and page edge spotting, else a very good copy. 0805015418 View more info

The Celestial Railroad from the City of Destruction to the Celestial City: a companion to John Bunyan's ever-green story

By: William Thomson

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Pickering & Inglis: 1910

Seller ID: 14031402-162

Condition: Poor

Illustrated cloth rather marked, grubby and worn, top 35mm of backstrip missing; initial pages loose (contents page has disattached), a few pages have short tears and one has a corner missing, else textblock is quite sound. A rather scruffy-looking, but sound copy. No dustwrapper. View more info

Master of Morholm [Large Print]

By: Wilson, Timothy

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Charnwood (Thorpe): 1987

Seller ID: 915226-19

ISBN: 0708984258

Condition: Near Fine

Minimal signs of use, slight spine lean, owner's name on front endpaper, else pretty much as new. View more info

Son of Arlotte

By: Winifred Carter

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Selwyn and Blount: 1951

Seller ID: 16032001-34

Condition: Good

Some page tanning, endpapers more so, else textblock in very good condition, cover in very good condition; dustwrapper rather shelfworn, a little marked and unevenly faded. View more info

The Head Girl at Wynford

By: Winifred Darch

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cassell: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 17091103-91

Condition: Fair

Cover has some light shelfwear and is a little grubby, pages a little tanned and top edge dusty; Sunday School certificate on front endpaper, binding still firm although front hinge has a crack. Dustwrapper (now protected) unclipped, edgeworn with tears amd areas of loss to edges, particularly the head of spine. View more info

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Hen and Chickens: a story of girl life in the Great War

By: Winifred Pares

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge: 1920

Seller ID: 18031306-36

Condition: Fair

Quite scruffy copy, pages tanned and creased with a couple of small closed tears, owner's name and address on front endpaper; illustrated cover rather worn with discoloured backstrip and some corner bumping. No wrapper. Undated, but British Library catalogue suggests 1920. View more info

No Island of Salvation

By: Wlodzimierz Odojewski

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Harvill Press: 1965

Seller ID: 915190-63

Condition: Very Good

Cover with minimal signs of use; page edges are browned, else this would be a near fine copy. Unclipped dustwrapper is browned, marked & worn with a small loss of surface to front cover. View more info