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Father Under Fire

By: Boyd, Neil

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID308408

ISBN: 0718118731


Octavo Size, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in plastic sleeve. 221pages The fourth volume of the St Jude's saga. View more info

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Mulligan's Seed

By: Burkholz, Herbert

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, W.H. Allen: 1976

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID207530

ISBN: 0491015860


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 280 pages A frantic and funny action novel featuring ski-bums, the Mulligan brothers. View more info

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Ark

By: Clive, John & Head, Nicholas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Viking: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID204161

ISBN: 0670803995


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 335 pages Novel based on a true life adventure of the Sea Lion during the troubles in Lebanon View more info

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The Strange Enchantment

By: Cotterell, Geoffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1956

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID298474


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Signed by Geoffrey Cotterell on front free endpaper. Light edgewear to dustjacket which is price-clipped. 509 pages A novel set in England and Germany during the years 1898 to 1936. View more info

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The Loop (Inscribed and signed by author)

By: Evans, Nicholas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Bantam Press: 1998

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID185745

ISBN: 0593040678


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Inscribed by the author on half-title page. 399 pages View more info

The Rising Sun

By: Galbraith, Douglas

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 2001

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: ID198948

ISBN: 087113781x


Octavo Size. FINE in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected. 535 pages Authors first novel. View more info

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FISH OUT OF WATER

By: Hackforth-Jones, Gilbert

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID120882


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good [Price-Clipped]Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners with some small holes to front flap edge. 253 pages The adventures of Commander Gasconne who volunteers as an Inspector of Underwater Weapons. View more info

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Devil's Goad

By: Laffin, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID198032

ISBN: 0460039369


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Excellent condition. Some light age-toning to DJ edges and previous owner's name/details to front free endpaper. 186 pages This novel probes the restless urges of people who are products of their time. It is an accomplished and perceptive novel of the passions and prejudices, stresses and sorrows, ambitions and bewilderments of people in a confused world. View more info

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Jet Race

By: Lynne, James Broom

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, W.H. Allen: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID134735

ISBN: 0491021356


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 351pages A novel about an international air race where fact and fiction run side by side. View more info

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Lady Jade

By: O'Grady, Leslie

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Piatkus: 1981

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID181998

ISBN: 0861881605


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A very nice copy. 325 pages An early novel set in 19th century China by the popular American historical romance novelist. View more info

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Badge of Glory

By: Reeman, Douglas

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID240413

ISBN: 0091504708


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Excellent condition. 366 pages First novel in the Captain Blackwood series. View more info

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Jangara

By: Sawkins, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Longmans: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID211810


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ is price clipped - now protected in plastic sleeve. Previous Owners name/details to Preliminary Pages. 312 pages A novel of the Sudan. Authors first book. View more info

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True Country

By: Scott, Kim

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Fremantle, Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID267432

ISBN: 1863680381


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Card covers with dustjacket. Very Good condition. 255 pages Miles Franklin Award winner, Kim Scott's debut novel about Indigenous Australians in far north Australia View more info

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The Devil's Dress

By: Stubbington, Ann

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Judy Piatkus: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID185400

ISBN: 0861882032


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 205pages Cass, the main character, was one of those rare people gifted with the ability to see into the past. While her husband treated her gift with respect, when they visit an old country cottage neither is prepared for Cass's ESP leading to so much pain and heartache. View more info

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The Secret History

By: Tartt, Donna

Price: $750.00

Publisher: London, Viking: 1992

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID305460

ISBN: 0670843652


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ is complete [ie NOT price-clipped] & now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. No names etc. A very nice clean copy. First impression [has numbers 1-10 on copyright page]. Author's first book. A scarce 1st UK edition. 524 pages Tells the story of a closely knit group of six classics students at Hampden College, a small, elite Vermont college based upon Bennington College, where Tartt was a student between 1982 and 1986. The Secret History is an inverted detective story narrated by one of the students,... View more info

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Buddy Boy [Signed by Author]

By: Thompson, Brian

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1977

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID254448

ISBN: 0575023198


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine very lightly faded. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper and again signed on title page. Book displays Gollancz logo on spine of cover [boards] and on dustjacket - but title page etc refer to St Martins Press. Authors first novel. 160 pages A novel set in World War Two. View more info

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The Story of the Year of 1912 in the Village of Elza Darzins A Novel

By: Welsh, Thea

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Simon & Schuster Australia: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID254537

ISBN: 0731801407


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. vii, 180 pages A riveting, deeply ironic commentary on the fever-pitched and mayhem of the world of Sydney film-making. The author's first novel which won several awards. View more info

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Stranger at Killnock

By: Wibberley, Leonard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller Ltd.: 1963

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID185397


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 171pages The author of the 'Mouse that Roared' series book set in a small village on the Atlantic coast of Ireland. View more info