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Tiger Standish Comes Back

By: Sydney Horler

Price: £3.00

Publisher: John Long: 1970

Seller ID: 921882-74

ISBN: 0091043905

Condition: Good


Some edgewear & bumping to cover, very light tanning to pages, else very nearly a very good copy; unclipped dustwrapper has some edgewear. View more info

The Murder Mask: a new novel of sensation and excitement

By: Sydney Horler

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Readers Library Publishing Company: 1930

Seller ID: 15062224-124

Condition: Fair


Cover worn and spine creased, pages tanned, binding still firm and tight - hovering at the bottom edge of 'fair' but not yet quite ready to descend to 'poor' condition. No dustwrapper. View more info

The Evil Messenger

By: Sydney Horler

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1949

Seller ID: 15062306-61

Condition: Fair


Some shelfwear and marking to cover, some corner bumping; hinges a little slack, owner's name on front endpaper, pages a little tanned else textblock is in good condition. No dustwrapper. View more info

Vivanti: a Paul Vivanti Story

By: Sydney Horler

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1935

Seller ID: 15062402-36

Condition: Fair


Some light shelfwear to cover with lightly faded spine; owner's name on front pastedown, one leaf (pp125/126) almost disattached, pages very lightly tanned. No wrapper. View more info

Ring Up Nighthawk

By: Sydney Horler

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Thriller Book Club: 1948

Seller ID: 15062926-153

Condition: Poor


Cover heavily worn and marked with very faded spine; owner's name on front endpaper, pages tanned, textblock still sound; a reading copy only with no dustwrapper. View more info

Vivanti: a Paul Vivanti Story

By: Sydney Horler

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1930

Seller ID: 16022514-40

Condition: Poor


Some page tanning and spotting else textblock is sound and tight; cover has some shelfwear, a stain to one corner of back cover, and splitting to top of backstrip. No dustwrapper. Undated edition but looks to be one of the earlier yellow jackets - publication date is a guess. View more info

False-Face

By: Sydney Horler

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1930

Seller ID: 16022515-40

Condition: Fair


Some page tanning else textblock is sound and tight; cover has some shelfwear, spine a little faded. No dustwrapper. Undated edition but looks to be one of the earlier yellow jackets - publication date is a guess. View more info

The Black Heart

By: Sydney Horler

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1930

Seller ID: 16022517-40

Condition: Fair


Some page tanning else textblock is sound and tight; cover has a little shelfwear. No dustwrapper. Undated edition but looks to be one of the earlier yellow jackets - publication date is a guess. View more info

Death is Late to Lunch

By: Theodora Dubois

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Award / Tandem: 1970

Seller ID: 921887-127

Condition: Fair


Some cover wear & tanning, pages tanned else internally a good, tight copy. View more info

Tatterley: The Story of a Dead Man

By: Tom Gallon

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1902

Seller ID: 996344-35

Condition: Poor


Although internally a good copy, the thin card covers are worn & soiled, much of the backstrip is missing, & the rear cover is disattached. View more info

The Return of Clubfoot

By: Valentine Williams

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Herbert Jenkins: 1923

Seller ID: 922035-22

Condition: Fair


Green illustrated cloth rather rubbed & worn, particularly the spine extremities; hinges weak, textblock tanned but sound & tight. Inscription on front endpaper: 'Dorothy, a prizer for mental & physical balance 'Twas her enterprise that made me pick her/To stand on her head and shock the Vicar'. No publication date printed, 1923 is date of first publication, this is a very early printing. View more info

The Eye in Attendance

By: Valentine Williams

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1930

Seller ID: 922639-107

Condition: Poor


Red cover has edgewear and rubbing, faded backstrip is disattached (but still present) with associated slight weakening to hinges; pages tanned else internally a good tight copy. No wrapper. No publication date printed but almost certainly 1930s. View more info

Dead Man Manor

By: Valentine Williams

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15062604-21

Condition: Fair


Cover worn with spine and front cover unevenly discoloured; both hinges cracked but binding still very firm, pages tanned with sporadic spotting, a sound, if scruffy, reading copy. No dustwrapper. View more info

Invitation to Kill

By: Vernon Warren

Price: £3.00

Publisher: The Thriller Book Club: 1964

Seller ID: 14071001-37

Condition: Fair


Green cover rather worn and rubbed with bumped corners and faded spine; bookshop stamp on front endpaper, pages tanned else internally a good, tight copy. No wrapper. View more info

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The Red Lodge: a mystery of Campden Hill

By: Victor George de Freyne Bridges

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 0

Seller ID: 18080602-153

Condition: Poor


Some page tanning and spotting, front hinge cracked but binding otherwise still firm; cover rather worn, particularly the backstrip, the rear hinge of which has split. No wrapper. Reading copy. Undated edition, British Library catalogue only has a Mills & Boon edition of 1924. View more info

Death Comes Laughing

By: Victor Gunn

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Collins: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15062601-67

Condition: Fair


Shelfwear and bumped corners to cover, which is also marked; pages a little tanned with some sporadic spotting, some cracking to front hinge but binding is still firm and tight. No dustwrapper. View more info

The Green Archer

By: Wallace, Edgar

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1965

Seller ID: 920907-85

Condition: Poor


Cover worn & rubbed with some creasing to corners & tape on spine; pages tanned & some starting to come loose, but all apparently present. A reading copy. View more info

The Island of Galloping Gold

By: Wallace, Edgar

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Newnes: 1916

Seller ID: 922115-104

Condition: Poor


Very scruffy reading copy - cover heavily worn & marked, backstrip rear hinge gone, textblock intact but heavily tanned and loose from the binding at both hinges, almost completely from rear. No dustwrapper. View more info

Time to Kill

By: Walsh, J M

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Collins: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 922665-67

Condition: Fair


Burgundy cover rather worn, marked, and unevenly faded (particularly the spine), corners bumped; pages tanned else internally a good copy. No wrapper. This novel is dedicated to E J Carnell - Morgan was an Australian writer who settled in the UK and also wrote some SF. 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