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Aladdin and Other Tales from the Thousand and One Nights.

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Price: £2.90

Publisher: London. Penguin. 1957.:

Seller ID: 9266

Paperback. 1st. Imp. Penguin Classic L 71. Chipped & sl.creased covers. Sm. tears to spine-ends. Browned page edges. 212 pp. Wt: 0. 25 Kg. Good. View more info

The Correspondence of Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson 1834 - 1872. Vol. 2.

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Price: £11.00

Publisher: London. Chatto and Windus. 1883:

Seller ID: 8956

Hardback. 1st. Ed. Rubbed brown cloth with gilt spine titles. Wear to spine-ends & softened tips. Cracked hinges. Coloured surface of endpapers partially stripped. 8" x 5.5". xiv pp. + 383 pp. inc. index. Wt: 0.8 Kg. Good -. View more info

The Dickens House - Guide and illustrated souvenir.

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Price: £4.00

Publisher: London. Trustees of the Dickens House. ND ( c.1972).:

Seller ID: 19462

Soft covers. Twin-stapled booklet in green light card covers. 8.5" x 5.5". 20 pp. Wt: 0.2 Kg. Good+. View more info

English letters of the XIX Century.

By: AITKEN James:

Price: £2.90

Publisher: Pelican No A164 1946:

Seller ID: 8604

Paperback First edition thus. Spine slightly browned with wear along edges and spine ends. Owners name on front end paper. Wt 0.3 Kg Good View more info

English Letters of the XVIII Century.

By: AITKEN James:

Price: £2.90

Publisher: Pelican No. A163 1946:

Seller ID: 6332

Paperback. First edition thus. Wear on spine with sellotape repairs at spine ends. Staples in binding have bled rust slightly onto covers. Slight damage to edges of pages at rear of book. Wt 0.3 Kg Good View more info

London in Flames - London in Glory. Poems on the fire and rebuilding of London 1666-1709.

By: AUBIN Robert Arnold (Ed):

Price: £55.00

Publisher: New Brunswick. Rutgers University Press. 1943.:

Seller ID: 24258

Hardback. 1st Ed. Fawn cloth with gilt spine titles in worn & slightly faded unclipped dustwrapper with several minor tears to edges. 9.2" x 6.3". xvi pp. + 383 pp. inc. index. Wt: 0.9 Kg. Good + (Good-) View more info

Ben Johnson.


Price: £4.00

Publisher: London. Hutchinson University Library. 1970:

Seller ID: 14147

Soft Covers. ISBN 0091016916 1st. Imp. Slightly rubbed card covers with Front cover titles & portrait of Jonson & spine titles. 8.2" x 5.2". 191 pp. inc. index. Wt: 0.4 Kg. Very Good View more info

Selected works of Stephen Vincent Benet. Volume One Poetry Volume Two Prose.

By: BENET Stephen Vincent:

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Farrar and Rinehart 1942:

Seller ID: 16054

Hardback 2 volumes Volume One has rubbed covers with faded spine titles. Owners name on front end paper. Several pages creased at one corner. 487 pages Volume Two Covers are scuffed with faded spine titles and rippling on section of spine. owners name on front end paper. Ink mark in margin of one page 483 pages Heavy item, additional postage will be required for international orders. Wt 1.4 Kg Good View more info

Literary Taste (Pelican Special)

By: BENNETT Arnold:

Price: £2.90

Publisher: Penguin Books 1939:

Seller ID: 23813

Paperback Reprint. Slightly marked covers. Previous owners details on front end paper. Tattered dustwrapper with detached front flap. Pages are browned. Wt 0.22 Kg Good (Poor) View more info

The Brontes and their World.

By: BENTLEY, Phyllis:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Thames & Hudson. 1970 2nd. Imp.:

Seller ID: 1262

Hardback.ISBN 0500130248 Ex. Lib. 9.3" x 7.3". 144pp. inc. index. Lib. markings on endpapers & inside Fr. cover. D/W taped to book within clearview cover. Good (Good). View more info

Boswell's Life of Johnson.

By: BIRRELL Augustine (Ed):

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London. Archibald Constable. 1906.:

Seller ID: 11635

Hardback. 6 Vols. Faded olive-green cloth with spine title tab. Sl. wear to edges. Dusty upper page edges. 7" x 4.5". 1. xl pp. + 266. 2. 286 pp. 3. 307 pp. 4. 302 pp. 5. 295 pp. 6. 324 pp. inc. index. Illus: Tissue-guarded Frontis to each vol. Wt: 2.5 Kg. Uniform set in uniform condition. Good. View more info

Four p.m.

By: BLACK Robert McINTOSH Iain (Illustrator):

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Maclean Dubois Ltd. 1983:

Seller ID: 12201

Paperback Limited edition of 300, number 43. Signed by author with an enclosed compliment slip from the author. Pamphlet with Card covers. 7 pages. Wt 0.1 Kg Very Good View more info

The Shepherd; And Other Poems of Peace and War

By: BLUNDEN Edmund:

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Duckworth 1928:

Seller ID: 16057

Hardback New Reader's Library.Slightly marked blue cloth covers with faded spine. No dustwrapper. Browning on end papers. A clean unmarked copy. 101 pages Wt 0.3 Kg Good View more info

The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio - The First Five Days.

By: BOCCACCIO Giovanni:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London. The Folio Society. 1954.:

Seller ID: 16892

Hardback. 1st Imp. Slightly rubbed & marked brown cloth with red & green pattern & gilt spine titles. Trans. Richard Aldington. Bookplate on front end paper 9.9" x 6.3". 394 pp. Illus: Frontis. + 9 aquatints by Buckland-Wright. Wt: 0.95 Kg. Good+. View more info

Amorous Fiammetta.

By: BOCCACCIO Giovanni:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London. Navarre. 1926.:

Seller ID: 24269

Hardback. Intro. by Edward Hutton. Rubbed crimson cloth with gilt embellishments to front cover & gilt spine titles. Owner bookplate to inside front cover. Small biro mark to title page. Top edge gilt. Untrimmed pages. 9.2" x 6.3". lx pp. + 356 pp. Tissue guarded frontis. plate. Wt: 1.2 Kg. Extra postage outwith UK. Good. View more info

The Romany Rye.

By: BORROW George:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London. The Cresset Press. 1948.:

Seller ID: 22403

Hardback. 1st Imp. The Cresset Library Ed. Intro. by Walter Starkie. Navy blue cloth with gilt fr. cover & spine titles in unclipped D/W with slight wear & small nicks to edges. 8" x 5.4". xxxii pp. + 414 pp. Wt: 0.7 Kg. VG (Good) View more info

Stratford-upon-Avon Studies 11: Metaphysical Poetry.

By: BRADBURY Malcolm & PALMER David (Ed):

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London. Edward Arnold. 1970.:

Seller ID: 20531

Soft cover ISBN. 0713154926 1st Imp. Slightly worn & marked covers at edges. 8.5" x 5.3". 280 pp. inc. index. Wt: 0.6 Kg. Good+ View more info

Some Victorian and Georgian Catholics - their art and outlook.


Price: £11.00

Publisher: London. Burns, Oates and Washbourne. ND (c. 1932).:

Seller ID: 10564

Hardback. 1st. Ed. Dark purple boards with gilt motif to Fr. cover & gilt spine titles. Gilt top edge. Minor wear to edges. 7.9" x 5.3". xii pp. + 202 pp. + 2 pp. Wt: 0.5 Kg. Good ++. View more info

Truman Capote: a memoir.

By: BRINNIN John Malcolm:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson 1987:

Seller ID: 12102

Hardback ISBn 0283994231 Covers slightly softened at spine ends. First few pages are lightly creased. Price clipped dustwrapper with publishers price label, minor creasing at spine ends. 9" x 5.5" Wt 0.6 Kg Very Good (Very Good) View more info

The Mutual Friend.

By: BUSCH, Frederick:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Harvester Press. 1978:

Seller ID: 1489

Hardback ISBN 0855276649 First edition. Green cloth in D/W with sl. wear to edges. VG (VG). View more info