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The Fall of Troy. A Novel

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID263668

ISBN: 0701179112


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine copy in Fine dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic cover. Review copy with Review Label to front free endpaper. 215 pages A dazzling work of imagination - part accurate and part fantastic. View more info

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The Great Fire of London A Novel

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID301460

ISBN: 0241107040


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Just a touch of fading to DJ spine. Dj is complete i.e. not price-clipped. 169 pages View more info

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Longleg

By: Adams, Glenda

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID93675

ISBN: 020716892X


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 339 pages The third novel of the Miles Franklin Award winner. This title won the 1990 Age Book of the Year and the 1991 National Book Council Banjo Award for Fiction. View more info

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Rich Rewards

By: ADAMS,Alice

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID3171

ISBN: 0394511018


Octavo Size, Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. Dustjacket faded on spine but now protected. 205pages View more info

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The Wandering Falcon (Inscribed and Signed by Author)

By: Ahmad, Jamil

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Hamish Hamilton an imprint of Penguin Books: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296478

ISBN: 0670085332


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. Lengthy inscription by the author to David Parker. 181 pages Shortlisted for the Man Asian Literary Prize in 2011. A collection of interlinked short stories set in the area where the borders of Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iran meet. View more info

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Momo

By: Ajar, Emile [Romaine Gary]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Collins & Harvill Press: 1978

Edition: 1st English Language Edition

Seller ID: ID289920

ISBN: 0002614588


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Dustjacket is price clipped with a small piece missing to the upper rear edge. A tiny spot of foxing to lower edge of front free endpaper and some scattered dots of foxing to fore edge. 182 pages Translated from the French by Ralph Manheim. Winner of the Prix Goncourt. First published in France in 1975 as La Vie Devant Soi. Emile Ajar was one of Romaine Gary's pseudonyms. View more info

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The Folks That Live on the Hill

By: Amis, Kingsley

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID308392

ISBN: 0091741378


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Tiny remainder dot to base. Previous owner's details to half-title page. 246 pages View more info

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One Fat Englishman

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID301781


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. Dustjacket is price-clipped. 192 pages. View more info

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The Old Devils

By: Amis, Kingsley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID295493

ISBN: 0091637902


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 294 pages View more info

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Yellow Dog

By: Amis, Martin

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID307472

ISBN: 0224050613


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 340 pages View more info

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Taking Shelter

By: Anderson, Jessica

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID9876

ISBN: 0670829501


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 232 pages View more info

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Taking Shelter

By: Anderson, Jessica

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID308391

ISBN: 0670829501


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 232 pages View more info

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Trumpets over Merriford

By: Arkell, Reginald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296741


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine a little age-darkened. Dustjacket is price-clipped. 175 pages The surprising impact of an American Air Base on a quiet English village. View more info

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Reaching Tin River

By: ASTLEY, Thea

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, William Heinemann Australia: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID219446

ISBN: 0855613459


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 223 pages View more info

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Vanishing Points

By: Astley, Thea

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, William Heinemann Australia: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID192939

ISBN: 0855614781


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 234 pages. View more info

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Reaching Tin River

By: ASTLEY, Thea

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Melbourne, William Heinemann Australia: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID221747

ISBN: 0855613459


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 223 pages View more info

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The Embezzler

By: Auchincloss, Louis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID179620


Octavo Size, Near Fine copy in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some small chips and the slighted bit of rubbing - overall a very clean & bright jacket & now protected in plastic sleeve. Book has a small bump to one corner else a fine copy. 277 pages View more info

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The Pages

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Text Publishing: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296828

ISBN: 1921351462


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 196 pages View more info

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HOMESICKNESS

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Macmillan: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID156959

ISBN: 0333298969


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. 317 pages View more info

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Chapman's Odyssey

By: Bailey, Paul

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID304565

ISBN: 1408811472


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 211 pages View more info