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1 Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death
Beaton, M. C. Constable London 2014 1472120930 / 9781472120939 Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In excellent, fine, as new condition. Pictorial laminated boards with matching dust jacket. Clean, tight and unmarked. Appears unread / lightly read. There is a tiny nick to the top edge of the dust jacket. Dust jacket not price clipped [12.99]. 248pp. 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. 104629 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
9 Ordeal by Innocence
Christie, Agatha The Book Club London 1959 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Book club edition. Light yellow boards, slightly bruised at the spine ends and corners. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The binding is firm. Some very pale spotting to the outer closed textblock page edges; otherwise clean. The dust jacket is rubbed at the spine and edges, with a couple of short nicks. Front flap not price clipped. pp. 256. 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. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 309203 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
2 The Agatha Raisin Companion
Beaton, M. C. (introduction by) Constable & Robinson London 2010 1849013195 / 9781849013192 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
The slightest of bumps to the base of the spine and a couple of corners. Excellent, near fine condition. Dust jacket not price clipped. 138pp. 303750 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
10 Poirot's Early Cases
Christie, Agatha Book Club Associates 1974 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Book Club edition, BCA. Tan boards, bumped at the spine ends. The binding is firm and tight. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Pages have tanned / darkened. The dust jacket is rubbed at the edges, with a couple of short nicks and a c. 2cm tear, with light creasing and small loss to the top edge of the front cover. pp. 253. 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. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 309211 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
3 A Murder is Announced
Christie, Agatha HarperCollins London 2012 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Facsimile reprint edition. Red boards. Clean, tight and unmarked. A nice copy; near fine. Pages are very slightly tanned / darkened at the edges. pp. 246. 309205 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
11 Styles: The Mysterious Affiar at Styles, and Curtain - Poirot's Last Case [Commemorative Boxed Set Edition]
Christie, Agatha HarperCollins London 2016 0008168318 / 9780008168315 Hardcover New Slipcase New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New. Shrinkwrapped. RRP 30.00. Two books presented in a slipcase. Marking 100 years since Agatha Christie wrote The Mysterious Affair at Styles, this special edition brings together the first Poirot novel with the last. Curtain, written 25 years later but not published until 1976, takes the elderly Belgian detective and his old friend Captain Hastings back to Sytles, the rambling country house where they solved their first murder together - and where history seems determined to repeat itself. With brand new cover paintings and an introduction by Tom Adams, Christie's celebrated cover artist from the 1960s onwards. A VERY HEAVY set - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this set costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 306167 
Price: 27.00 GBP

 
 
4 By the Pricking of My Thumbs
Christie, Agatha The Book Club London 1968 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Book club edition; same year as the first edition but with a different dust jacket design. Turquoise boards, slightly bumped at the spine ends and bruised at the corners. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and to the flaps and back cover of the dust jacket. Light rubs to dust jacket edges and an approx. 2cm tear to the top edge of the dust jacket at the spine. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 255. 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. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 309204 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
12 The Murder at the Vicarage
Christie, Agatha Published for The Crime Club by Collins London 1976 0002315432 / 9780002315432 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Was first published in 1930. Original green boards, lightly bruised at spine ends. A slight forwards lean to the spine. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Pages clean throughout but there is heavy foxing to the top outer closed textblock page edge. The dust jacket is rubbed at the edges, has a few small chips, a couple of short tears, approx. 1cm of loss to the bottom corner of the front cover, and some small and pale stains. 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. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 309261 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
5 Curtain: Poirot's Last Case
Christie, Agatha Collins St. James's Place, London 1975 0002316196 / 9780002316194 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original black boards, lightly rubbed to all edges of the boards. No names or inscriptions. Foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges (quite heavy to the top edge; lighter to the other edges). A slight forwards lean. pp. 221. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed at the edges and has a very pale stain to the top edge of the back cover. Front flap price clipped. 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. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 309207 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
13 They Do It With Mirrors
Christie, Agatha HarperCollins Publishers London 2005 0007208472 / 9780007208470 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine Fine Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First impression of this new facsimile edition, of 2005. Dust jacket is complete with half-height additional wrap around / belly band. Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards. The book itself is in very near fine condition - there are tiny bumps to the top corners (only visible if you remove the jacket) and the top outer closed textblock page edge has ever so slightly darkened / tanned. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 192. 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. 308707 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
6 Endless Night
Christie, Agatha Collins, for The Crime Club London 1967 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original red boards, lightly bruised at spine ends. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is creased on the front cover, creased flaps, spine faded, and a few short tears and rubs to the edges. Front flap not price clipped. pp. 224. 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. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 309200 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
14 Britain by the Book: A Curious Tour of Literary Landscape
Tearle, Oliver John Murray London 2017 1473666015 / 9781473666016 First Edition Hardcover New New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New hardback, with dust jacket. Excellent, fine condition. First impression. RRP 12.99. pp. x, 230. What caused Dickens to leap out of bed one night and walk 30 miles from London to Kent? How did a small town on the Welsh borders become the second-hand bookshop capital of the world? Why did a jellyfish persuade Evelyn Waugh to abandon his suicide attempt in North Wales? A multitude of curious questions are answered in Britain by the Book, a fascinating travelogue with a literary theme, taking in unusual writers' haunts and the surprising places that inspired some of our favourite fictional locations. We'll learn why Thomas Hardy was buried twice, how a librarian in Manchester invented the thesaurus as a means of coping with depression, and why Agatha Christie was investigated by MI5 during the Second World War. The map of Britain that emerges is one dotted with interesting literary stories and bookish curiosities. 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. 307182 
Price: 11.69 GBP

 
 
7 Hallowe'en Party
Christie, Agatha The Book Club Charing Cross Road, London 1969 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Book club edition; published the same year as the first edition but with a different dust jacket cover design. Original green boards, bruised at the spine ends, with tiny bumps to the corners. The boards are slightly discoloured at the edges and spine. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Some foxing and light grubby marks to the outer closed textblock page edges (top edge and foredge - the bottom edge is clean). Some light foxng to endpapers and pastedowns. The dust jacket has some foxing to the back cover and to flaps, some light scratches to the front cover, and light rubs and tiny chips to the edges. Not price clipped. pp. 255. 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. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 309210 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
15 Agatha Christie (Little People, Big Dreams)
Vegara, Isabel Sanchez ; illustrated by Elisa Munso Frances Lincoln Children's Books London 2017 1847809596 / 9781847809599 Hardcover New No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New hardback. Excellent, fine condition. 4th printing of this UK edition. RRP 9.99. In the Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding people from designers and artists to scientists. All of them went on to achieve incredible things, yet all of them began life as a little child with a dream. When Agatha Christe was young, she read books every night, but always had her own idea for how they should end! As an adult, her crime novels with their twists and turns and peculiar detectives, challenged the minds of millions of readers, making her the queen of mystery and the best-selling novelist of all time. The inspiring story of this imaginative author features a facts and photos section at the back. Slim unpaginated picture book. 307126 
Price: 8.99 GBP

 
 
8 Miss Marple's Final Cases, and two other stories
Christie, Agatha Collins, for The Crime Club St. James's Place, London 1979 0002315963 / 9780002315968 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original red boards, lightly bruised at the spine ends. The binding is firm and pages clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. 138. The dust jacket has a couple of short nicks and some light creasing to the top edge of the back cover. Front flap not price clipped. 309209 
Price: 8.00 GBP

     



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