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Birds Without Wings
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Birds Without Wings

by De Bernières, Louis

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Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
Signed First Edition
Published
2004
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781400043415
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Santa Monica, California, USA
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Synopsis: Birds Without Wings is a novel by Louis de Bernières, written in 2004. Narrated by various characters, it tells the tragic love story of Philothei and Ibrahim. It also chronicles the rise of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the 'Father of the Turkish Nation'. The overarching theme of the story covers the impact of religious intolerance, over-zealous nationalism, and the war… Read more about this item
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Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell
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Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell

by Clarke, Susanna

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Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
Signed First Edition
Published
2004
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781582344164
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Santa Monica, California, USA
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£126.49

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Synopsis: English magicians were once the wonder of the known world, with fairy servants at their beck and call; they could command winds, mountains, and woods. But by the early 1800s they have long since lost the ability to perform magic. They can only write long, dull papers about it, while fairy servants are nothing but a fading memory. But at… Read more about this item
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In the Deep Midwinter
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In the Deep Midwinter

by Clark, Robert

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1987
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780312151492
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Santa Monica, California, USA
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£31.23

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Comments: Two small bumps on top of boards. Tight copy. Book has slight lean. Synopsis: In 1949, Americans were poised on the edge of a golden age of seeming prosperity and peace. Everyone had a job, the middle class was expanding, television brought wonders into living rooms, and every night at 5 o'clock, cocktails tinkled in their glasses. But Robert Clark… Read more about this item
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The Wall
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The Wall

by Hersey, John

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
Signed First Edition
Published
1982
Binding
Leather Bound Gilt Design
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£97.60

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Comments: SIGNED in blue ink by JOHN HERSEY on third free endpaper (bound in, not tipped in); tissue guard laid in. 1982 Franklin Library Limited Edition leather bound collector's edition. Rich deep green hand-cut full leather boards with ornate gilt design. Hubbed spine. All edges gilt. Lovely green silk moire endpapers, matching bound-in ribbon. Textblock clean, tight, square, black and… Read more about this item
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£97.60