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$24.79
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Civilization


an essay

BELL,CLIVE

first edition 257pp VG (blue cloth,mod.rubbed and stained,spine browned,sl.paper separation to ep gutters,owner's inscr.in pencil to ffep,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,spine cracked and sl.shaky)

PUBLISHER: chatto & windus london 1928

KEYWORDS: history literature clive bell bloomsbury civilization

$46.48
man1j25/8

The Earnest Atheist


a study of samuel butler

MUGGERIDGE,MALCOLM

first edition 266pp VG+ (blue cloth,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,sl.bumps to extrems.,edges sl.soiled,sl.cocked) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: eyre & spottiswoode london 1936

KEYWORDS: history biography samuel butler literature malcolm muggeridge theology

$12.39
19402sg3

Pushkin the Polar Bear


GAUL,SIMON

first edition 61pp ills.[col.by hugh casson] VG+ (ills.laminated boards,sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.sunned spine,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,contents clean and bright,sl.shaky spine) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: quartet london 1983

KEYWORDS: modern first edition children's literature simon gaul hugh casson

$12.39
19402oc5

Starring Rosa


COONTZ,OTTO

first edition 48pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (red cloth,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,sl.creasing to fore-edge of pp.39-48) in VG- d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled,sl.sunned spine,bumps and chipping to extrems.w.several closed tears and some creasing)

PUBLISHER: little,brown boston [1980]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition otto coontz children's literature

$12.39
19402ht8

What on Earth?


TOWNSON,HAZEL

first edition [unpaginated] ills.[col.by mary rees] F in laminated boards

PUBLISHER: andersen press london [nd]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition children's literature hazel townson mary rees

$18.59
8502cj56

The Adventures of The Young Soldier In Search of The Better World


with drawings by mervyn peake

JOAD, C.E.M.; PEAKE MERVYN

second impression 124pp illus, (b/w, drawings by Mervyn Peake) VG+ (grey cloth,sl rubbed w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, sl bubble to surface of rear board, sl foxing to prelims, sl internal seperation at front and rear e.p. gutters w. no paper seperation, spine sl cocked and shaky sl sunning and foxing to edges of contents, and some internal paper separate to gutters to end section of text w. some detachment to lower area in one place but stitching and binding holding firm) in VG d/w (mod rubbed and soiled w. mod chipping to head and foot of spine and hinge area, a few small closed tears along upper and lower edges w. sl worm holes to spine and upper of front flap, spine mod sunned w. bands of sunning along t.e.s)

PUBLISHER: faber london 1943

KEYWORDS: modern first edition fiction literature joad c.e.m. peake mervyn

$18.59
8502ll58

Persistent Rumours


LANGLEY, LEE

first edition 294pp NF (black cloth, v. sl bumps and wear to extrems, v. sl foxing to front and reap e.p.s, sl sunning and foxing to t.e. contents w. sl foxing to other edges of contents) VG+ d/w (sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, sl crease to head of spine)

PUBLISHER: heinemann london1992

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature fiction

$37.18
man8502cl59

Breaking the rules


LASSALLE, CAROLINE

first edition 280pp NF (black cloth, v. sl bumps and wear to extrems, top and fore edges of contents sl sunned) in NF d/w (v. sl rubbed w. v. sl bumps along t.e.s, spine sl sunned)

PUBLISHER: hamish hamilton london 1986

KEYWORDS: modern first edtion literature fiction lassalle caroline

$40.28
man8502tj

Nicobobinus


illustrated by michael foreman

JONES, TERRY; FOREMAN, MICHAEL

first edition 175pp illus (b/w, w. some colour by michael foreman, incl dec. e.p.s) VG+ (blue cloth, sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, sl sunning to t.e.s of boards, spine sl cocked) in VG d/w (sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, mod closed tear to t.e. of lower hinge w. sl crease to associated area, dealer label to front flap)

PUBLISHER: pavilion books london 1985

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature jones terry

$12.39
8502pc76

Jack Maggs


CAREY, PETER

first edition 392pp VG+ (black cloth, v. sl rubbed w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, spine sl cocked,top and fore edges sl browned w. sl foxing) in NF d/w (sl bumps and wear to extrems, spine sl sunned)

PUBLISHER: university of queensland press st lucia 1997

KEYWORDS: modern first editions literature fiction carey peter

$12.39
9502ej101

Parachutes & Kisses


JONG, ERICA

first edition 336pp VG+ (blue cloth, sl rubbed and soiled w. small stain to front board, v sl bumps and wear to extrems, sl sunning to spine and hinge area of rear board and t.e. of contents, sl foxing to prelims and edges) in VG+ d/w (sl rubbed and soiled w mod stains to front and rear covers, sl bumps and wear to extrems w. sl sunning to spine and hinge areas, mod foxing to internal side of jacket)

PUBLISHER: granada london 1984

KEYWORDS: modern first edition fiction literature jong erica

$12.39
9502ej103

How To Save Your Own Life


JONG, ERICA

first edition 310pp VG+ (black cloth, sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, spine sl cocked, sl foxing to prelims and edges, owners stamp to ffep w. sl gum stains to lower edge of front and rear eps) in VG d/w (sl rubbed and soiled, sl fading to covers and spine, price clipped, sl foxing to flaps and internal side of jacket)

PUBLISHER: secker & warburg london 1977

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature fiction jong erica

$15.50
9502jl111

The Scapegoat


a life of moses

LAWRENCE, JOAN

first edition 188pp VG+ (brown cloth, sl bumps and wear to extrems, spine sl cocked, t.e. of contents sl foxed and browned) in VG+ (sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps to extrems, dealers label to front flap)

PUBLISHER: peter owen london 1988

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature fiction lawrence joan

$12.39
9502sf116

Charlotte Gray


FAULKS, SEBASTIAN

first edition 393pp VG+ (blue cloth, sl bumps and wear to extrems w. mod bumps along fore edge of rear board, spine sl cocked, sl stains to fore edge of contents) VG+ (sl rubbed and soiled w. sl stains to head of front cover, mod internal scuffing along bottom edge of lower flap hinge with sl surface loss, spine sl sunned)

PUBLISHER: hutchinson london 1998

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature fiction faulks sebastian

$18.59
9502dj118

The Wonder-Worker


JACOBSON, DAN

first edition 191pp VG+ (blue cloth, sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, boards sl bowed, sl foxing to prelims w. v. sl foxing to edges, sl vertical crease to rear eps) in VG d/w (mod rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, v. sl surface loss along top and bottom edges w. v. minor chipping to foot of spine, two small closed tears to upper edge of rear cover, price clipped)

PUBLISHER: weidenfeld & nicolson london [1973]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature fiction jacobson dan

$24.79
10502rt103

The Way I Found Her


TREMAIN, ROSE

[uncorrected proof edition] 359pp VG+ (pink paper wrappers w. portrait to front wrapper, sl rubbed and soiled w. mod bumps and wear to extrems, spine sl cocked, edges of contents sl soiled)

PUBLISHER: sinclair-stevenson london [paperback proof copy] 1997

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature fiction proof copies tremain rose

$18.59
10502gr105

Prince Of the Clouds


RIOTTA, GIANNI

[first u.k. edition] 287pp NF (blue cloth, sl bump to foot of spine) in NF d/w (v. sl bumps to head and foot of spine, publishers label to rear cover)

PUBLISHER: flamingo london 2001

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature fiction riotta gianni

$18.59
1052rg107

Williams's House


GOLDBERG, RITA

first edition 247pp VG+ (red cloth, v. sl rubbed, w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, t.e. of contents sl browned and stained) in VG+ d/w (sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems)

PUBLISHER: barrie & jenkins london 1990

KEYWORDS: modern first edition fiction literature goldberg rita

$15.50
10502al112

Women and Ghosts


LURIE, ALISON

first edition 182pp NF (blue cloth, v. sl rubbed w. sl bumps to extrems, spine sl cocked, sl browning to t.e. of contents and sl foxing to rear eps) in VG+ d/w (v. sl rubbed w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, very minor surface loss to edges of head and foot of spine, sl sunning of spine)

PUBLISHER: heinemann london 1994

KEYWORDS: modern first edition fiction literature lurie alison

$55.77
man10502pc114

Jack Maggs


CAREY, PETER

first edition [signed by author] 327pp VG+ (black cloth, sl rubbed w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, authors signature to title page and owner's name to ffep) in VG+ d/w (sl rubbed and soiled with minor gum residue from removed label to front cover, mod bumps to head and foot of spine and sl bumps to other edges, v. sl surface loss in a few places along upper edge)

PUBLISHER: faber london 1997

KEYWORDS: modern first edition fiction literature carey peter

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