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Literature: Historical & Westerns

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Literature: Historical & Westerns

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1 The Mammoth Hunters (Earth's Children 3)
Auel, Jean M. Crown Publishers, Inc New York 1985 0517556278 / 9780517556276 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
First impression. Hardback with dust jacket. Mild bruising to the spine ends, a forwards lean to the spine and outer closed textblock edges have some light grey marks. The binding is firm and pages clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. ix, [i], 645. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306496 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
16 Frey and his Wife
Hewlett, Maurice Ward, Lock & Co., Limited 1916 First Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Original burgundy red boards. Board are rubbed and marked, with remnants of library shield on the front board, bruising and short nicks to the spine ends. The binding is cracked at both inner hinges, exposing mull. Rear endpaper missing. Stamp on f.e.p. for 'No. 247 Coy. Pioneer Corps'. Library label on rear pastedown. Binding is shaken. Pages browned / tanned. Black and white frontis. illustration. A historical novel inspired by norse mythology. A fair / acceptable reading copy. 256pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306503 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
2 Master Georgie, A Novel
Bainbridge, Beryl Duckworth London 1988 0715628313 / 9780715628317 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
6th impression. Original black boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Slight bruising to top edge of the dust jacket. Binding firm and square. Dust jacket not price clipped. 190pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305490 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
17 Black Sheep
Heyer, Georgette The Bodley Head London 1966 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original red boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good condition. A few foxing spots to the dust jacket and to the outer closed textblock edges and a single spot to the front endpaper. Binding firm. Pages clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. Jacket design by Arthur Barbosa. 255pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 104444 
Price: 10.50 GBP

 
 
3 Rozel, A Historical Novel
Billot, Philip Hodder & Stoughton 1945 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original grey / beige cloth with red titles. Binding firm. Occasional foxing spot to outer closed textblock edges and to endpapers. Pages otherwise clean. Paper quality is war standard, though not stated war economy standard book production. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 026270 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
18 Joan of St. Albans
Hughes, Beatrix Heath Cranton Limited London 1926 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original red cloth. Spine faded. Slight outward curvature to the boards. Some surface rubs to the rear board. A prelim. page has been removed, most likely a half-title page; endpapers present. Some foxing, heavy to outer closed textblock edges. 246pp. Binding sound and firm. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 303268 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
 
4 Dr Spicer
Birley, Julia United Writers Cornwall 1988 1852000120 / 9781852000127 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original black boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket illustration by Thomas Sheppard. Dust jacket supplied in loose removable clear protective sleeve. 299pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 007326 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
19 The Shabby Cavalier
Jones, Dora R.T.S. - Lutterworth Press 1940 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original blue cloth boards. Some wrinkling to the cloth of the rear board, next to the spine. Boards are clean. A slight forwards lean to the spine and minor rubs to spine ends and corners. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Pages slightly tanned / darkened but otherwise clean. Binding is firm. 248pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 041313 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
5 Dangerous Masquerade
Black, Hermina Hodder & Stoughton 1963 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Very clean. No names or inscriptions. 192pp. Binding firm. Minor rubs to dust jacket edges. The jacket is now protected in a removable clear film sleeve. Not price-clipped. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 025128 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
20 I, Simon of Cyrene: A Novel of Jesus' "missing years"
Kigar, Paul Donoval (translated from the original Greek into modern English and edited by) The Brookdale Press Stamford, Connecticut 1994 0912650095 / 9780912650098 Soft cover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Soft cover with dust jacket. In very good clean condition throughout. No names, inscriptions or other marks. 291pp. Biblical novel. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 302779 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
 
6 Edwardian Day-Dream
Bloom, Ursula Hutchinson London 1972 0091120608 / 9780091120603 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - 8" Tall 
Red boards. Name to front endpaper. The dust jacket has a small dark stain to the top edge of the rear cover. 184pp. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve to prolong the life of the jacket. (This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and is fully removable if preferred). 031842 
Price: 13.50 GBP

 
21 His Fight is Ours
Lane, Jane Andrew Dakers Limited London 1946 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original red boards. Faded spine. Some bowing to the boards. A few small marks to the front board. Binding firm. Previous owner's signature on f.e.p. War economy standard book production. A good reading copy. 311pp. Some foxing to prelims and outer closed textblock edges. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306501 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
7 Time's Harvest
Charques, Dorothy Hamish Hamilton London 1943 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
First published 1940. This copy is a 1943 reprint. Red/brown cloth boards, a little faded at spine and edges. Boards lightly rubbed at spine ends. Significant foxing to endpapers. Binding firm. No names or inscriptions. 494pp. Historical novel. 052223 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
22 The Escape of the King
Lane, Jane ; with illustrations by Jack Mathew Evans Brothers Limited London 1957 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Reprint. First published in 1950. Hardback without dust jacket. Original red boards with gold titles to the spine. A few small marks to the rear board. School prize presentation inscription written on the half-title page. Otherwise very good. Binding firm. Historical novel about King Charles II, written for older children. 224pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306502 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
8 King Cameron
Craig, David Carcanet Press Limited 1991 0856359173 / 9780856359170 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Black cloth. Book and dust jacket both in VG clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. DJ not price clipped. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve to prolong the life of the jacket. (This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and is fully removable if preferred). 212pp. 302811 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
23 Old England
Lann, Evgeny ; translated from the Russian by Gerard Shelley Hutchinson & Co., Ltd [c. 1945] 1945 Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Hardback with dust jacket. Publication date not stated but is c. 1945. Translated from the Russian. Original blue boards. War Economy Standard paper. No names or inscriptions. 352pp. The dust jacket is darkened / greyed to the spine and back cover, with rubs and short nicks to the edges. emailed to you on request. Some light foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. Binding firm. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 026031 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
 
9 World Without End
Follett, Ken Macmillan London 2007 0333908422 / 9780333908426 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket, in very good, clean condition. Original blue boards. Lightly bruised spine ends. Binding firm and square. Clean and tight inside. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. First impression. Remnants of a previous price sticker covering the barcode on the back cover. Front flap of dust jacket not price clipped. 1111pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply for posting to UK islands; significant surcharge for delivery overseas - all destinations; NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306500 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
24 False World, Goodnight
Leigh, Mary Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd [c. 1946] Ludgate Hill, London 1946 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original blue boards. Publication date not stated but c. 1946. Binding firm. Previous owner's bookplate on the front endpaper. Pages have significantly browned / tanned. War economy standard book production. 208pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306504 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
10 The Good Shepherd
Forester, C. S. Michael Joseph London 1955 Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
2nd impression. Publisher's original black boards. Binding sound, solid. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Dust jacket is worn and torn at the edges; not price clipped. 288pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 103962 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
25 Tales of Grace and Favour (Comprising: Folly's End; The Peverills; Another Cynthia)
Leslie, Doris Hutchinson London 1956 Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Hardback with dust jacket. First collected edition. Slight fading to the red cloth binding at the head and tail of the spine. Otherwise bright. Some minor occasional foxing spots. The dust jacket is rubbed and torn at the edges, with some small chips to edges also. 288pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 034213 
Price: 18.50 GBP

 
 
11 The Other Queen
Gregory, Philippa HarperCollins 2008 0007190344 / 9780007190348 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
First impression. The book itself is in excellent, near fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. The dust jacket is very good to the outward appearance but the underside has a pale water stain mark to the back cover (dust jacket only, boards unaffected). There are a couple of light scratches to the back cover of the dust jacket. Front flap not price clipped. 442pp. Ribbon page marker. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105180 
Price: 11.00 GBP

 
26 Man of War [Signed First Edition]
Mallinson, Allan Bantam Press 2007 0593053427 / 9780593053423 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Blue cloth hardback with dust jacket. First impression. Signed by the author on the title page, without inscription / dedication. Dust jacket has a 'Signed First Edition' sticker on the front cover. A fractional lean to the spine. Otherwise very clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Not price clipped. Original price of 17.99 on the front flap. 349pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 100085 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
12 The Red Queen
Gregory, Philippa Simon and Schuster 2010 1847374573 / 9781847374578 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1st impression. Hardback. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, near fine condition. Clean, unmarked, appears unread. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 392pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 301367 
Price: 13.50 GBP

 
27 Mr. Midshipman Easy
Marryat, Captain ; with an introduction by Christopher Lloyd Collins Olive Classics 1954 Soft cover Very Good Slipcase Fair Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Collins Olive Classics edition in flexible dark green leatherette covers. Titles dulled on the spine. In otherwise very good, clean condition. All textblock edges are green. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 350pp. Comes with original slipcase which is in fair condition only - rubbed, scuffed but in one piece. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306339 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
13 The Wind of the Khazars
Halter, Marek ; translated into English by Michael Bernard The Toby Press 2006 159264158X / 9781592641581 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Second hand paperback in very good, clean and tight condition. A historical novel of how an entire warrior nation converted to Judaism under King Bulan. 317pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306332 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
28 Slow Dies the Thunder
Miller, Helen Topping Alvin Redman London 1960 First UK Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original black boards. Binding firm. The pages have tanned / darkened. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is a rubbed and chipped at the edges, with minor loss to the base of the spine and the bottom edge of the back cover. Historical romance. Dust jacket not price clipped. 310pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105017 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
 
14 All The King's Ladies
Harrison, Michael Douglas Cliff, Ltd London 1946 First Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Red cloth. Minor rubs. Ex-Boots Booklovers lending library - shield shaped mark on front board (shield removed). Residue marks on rear pastedown (labels removed). Brown stain in the margin of the first couple of pages. Light foxing. 240pp. 1st edition. Binding is firm. A good reading copy. 301721 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
29 The Heretic Queen
Moran, Michelle Quercus 2009 1847247229 / 9781847247223 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. RRP. 7.99. 383pp. 300787 
Price: 6.79 GBP

 
 
15 Bride of the Spear
Herbert, Kathleen The Bodley Head London, United Kingdom 1988 0370311957 / 9780370311951 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Both the book and dust jacket are in very good condition though pages have browned / tanned and there is a slight lean to the spine. No names or inscriptions or other marks. Very clean condition. Not price-clipped. 297pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 027082 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
30 Beau Brocade
Orczy, Baroness Hodder and Stoughton 1953 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. 36th impression. Original blue boards. Faded patch on the spine, from a hole in the dust jacket. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. The yellow dust jacket has a small scribble to the top corner of the front cover, some rubs and nicks and a small rectangle cut out of the middle of the spine (I think where the price was printed). Both DJ flaps price clipped. 256pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105388 
Price: 11.00 GBP

 
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