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The Penny Post Vol XIV January - December 1864

London: John Henry and James Parker, 1864. Brown boards with a little splitting to hinges, fading to spine, some damp marking and fading to board faces, bumped corners, shelf wear, spotting to page edges and eps and some foxing here and there to text. A good tight reading copy.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$6.75

The Blair Witch Project - a Dossier

By Stern, D. A. (ed)

London: Boxtree, 1999. Unread with creased front hinge and slight tanning to page edges.. Reprint. Paperback. Very Good.

$6.75

How Sleep the Brave

By Gavin, Catherine

London: Book Club Associates, 1980. A little wear to book and wrapper, but generally very good.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$4.05

Rosemary

By De Burgh, F. & Stoneman, Walter

London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co Blue boards with rubbing to corners, edges, hinges and board faces, bumped corners, slight fading to spine, spotting to page edges and here and there to text, previous owner's name on fep.. Presumed First Edition. Hard Cover. Good +/No Jacket.

$13.50

The Phoenix Book of Wit and Humour

By Barsley, Michael

London: Phoenix House, 1949. Blue boards with a white mark to front board, shelf wear, bumped corners, a crease and some darkening to spine and rubbing to edges and hinges. Page edges have slight tanning and a bookplate on fep.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$13.50

Everything in This Country Must

By McCann, Colum

London: Phoenix House, 2000. A novella and 2 short storiesfrom this Irish writer. D/w has slight edge wear to top.. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$26.99

Fourth Leaders from the Times

London: The Times Publishing Co, 1950. Beige boards with darkened spine, shelf wear, tanned page edges, light spotting to eps and previous owner's name on fep.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$6.75

The Connoisseur June - Dec 1915-16

Large book with orange boards. Corners bumped, shelf wear, rubbing to edges corners and hinges. Collections of articles about antiques from old wallpaper to old books.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Periodical.

$33.74

Punch or the London Charivari Volume 83

London, 1882. Brown boards with fading to spine, a little shelf wear with a little fraying to top of spine, bumped corners, small nicks to hinges, darkening to page egdes and a previous owner's name on fep.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$20.24

Classic Scottish Short Stories
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Classic Scottish Short Stories

By Reid, J. M. (ed)

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Minor creasing to spine, rubbing to extremities of covers and tanned page edges.. Reprint. Paperback. Very Good.

$5.40

Orbit

By Block, Thomas

London: New English Library, 1982. Book and wrapper both have some shelf wear and rubbing to corners.. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$13.50

Field and Forest

By Willard, Barbara

Middlesex: Kestrel Books, 1975. Book has light shelf wear. Wrapper has rubbing to corners, edges and hinges and some fading to spine. Dust wrapper is beautifully illustrated.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Faith Jacques.

$13.50

The Real World

By Paulson, Tim

London: Heinemann, 1989. D/w has some rubbing to corners and a little shelf wear.. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.

$13.50

The Connoisseur Jan - April 1917

Large book with orange boards. Corners bumped, shelf wear, rubbing to edges corners and hinges. collections on articles about antiques from old wallpaper to old books. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Periodical.

$33.74

Lectures and Essays

By The Earl of Iddesleigh

London: William Blackwood & Sons, 1887. No edition given. Brown boards with heavy rubbing to corners, edges and hinges, splitting to hinges and nicking to head and foot of spine all with some fraying , bumped corners darkened page edges, front of boards starting to loosen, with previous owner's name on title page. This is a good reading copy as the text is tight bright and clean.. Hard Cover. Good - Fair/No Jacket.

$26.99

The Prodigal Earth - the Heritage of the Land an Anthology

By Jenkins, Alan C

Glasgow: Blackie & Son, 1976. D/w has rubbing to corners, edges and hinges, a small split in rear cover with a little creasing and price clipped. A selection of writings on the earth and the forces of nature.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good.

$5.40