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This Side of Paradise and Other Classic Works

by Fitzgerald, F. Scott

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Goldring Books
Published
2015
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9781435146198
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£25.00

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New York: Barnes and Noble, 2015. A near Fine unmarked copy (Fine apart from some minor marks to the closed gilded edges). A decoratively bound heavy volume of x + 852 pages which is unread. ComprisesThis side of Paradise; The Beautiful and Damned; Flappers and Philosophers - 8 stories; Tales of the Jazz Age - 11 stories; … Read more
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Only Love

by Segal, Erich

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Goldring Books
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780749904326
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£10.00

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London: Piatkus, 1997. A Fine unmarked copy with Fine dustjacket wjich is not price clipped. 257 pages. Erich Segal, the author of Love Story, returns with a new love story for the nineties. Paris, 1978. A group of idealistic young doctors join Medecine Internationale on a mission of mercy. Two of them, Matthew and Silvia fall in… Read more
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The Pharaoh Key - A Gideon Crew Novel

by Preston, Douglas and Child, Lincoln

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Goldring Books
Published
2018
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9781455525829
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£8.00

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New York: Grand Central, 2018. A near Fine unmarked copy (Fine apart from a very small dent to lower front corner tip) with near Fine dustjacket with similar very small dent. First Edition, First Printing. 311 pages. Effective Engineering Solutions has been inexplicably shut down, and the head of the company, Eli Glinn, has all but vanished.… Read more
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Tamsen - A Novel of the Tragic Journey of the Donner Party and the Heroism of an Extraordinary Woman

by Galloway, David

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Goldring Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780151879922
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£12.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1983. Gold title on quarter cloth and brown boards which have some marks to lower front. Internally very clean and unmarked. Dustjacket is VG with a mark to back and is not price clipped. 431 pages. Map endpapers of the Route of the Donner Party. The story of the Donner Party is one… Read more
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Slightly Shady

by Quick, Amanda

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Goldring Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780553801880
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£10.00

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New York: Bantam, 2001. FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING April 2001. A Fine unmarked copy with near Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. Amanda Quick is the pseudonym of Jayne Ann Krentz and in this tantalising novel of an enterprising woman who allies herself with a mysterious spy, where from the moment he burst into her antiquities shop in Rome,… Read more
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Late for the Wedding

by Quick, Amanda

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Goldring Books
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780553802719
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£10.00

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New York: Bantam, 2003. FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING May 2003. A Fine unmarked copy with near Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. A thrilling venture into romance and mystery by the American author, whose real name is Jayne Ann Krentz, where an invitation to a country house party at Beaumont Castle provides a perfect solution to Tobias and… Read more
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Don't Look Back

by Quick, Amanda

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Goldring Books
Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780553802009
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£10.00

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New York: Bantam, 2002. FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING June 2002. A near Fine unmarked copy (Fine apart from a small corner crease to one page) with near Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. Amanda Quick is the pseudonym of Jayne Ann Krentz and in this novel of mystery and romance, lovers and partners in crime investigators, Lavinia Lake and… Read more
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Rogues of San Francisco

by Lee, Bill (editedby)

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Goldring Books
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9781879194151
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£7.00

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San Francisco: GlB, 1993. A near Fine unmarked copy. vi + 228 pages. #3 of Rogues Series. Rogues of San Francisco is a collection of 16 Gay stories. PLEASE NOTE : SEXUALLY EXPLICIT B2C. First. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Man Who Wrote Dirty Books

by Dresner, Hal

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Goldring Books
Published
1965
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£10.00

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London: W.H. Allen, 1965. A near Fine unmarked copy (Fine apart from age toning to endpapers) with near Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. First British edition. 192 pages. A professional writer of dirty books includes in one of his epics an imaginary character called Bibbsy Dibbs. There exists, unbelievably, a real Barbara (Bibbsy) Dibbs, who fits the… Read more
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The Smile at the Foot of the Ladder

by Miller, Henry

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Goldring Books
Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine
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£7.00

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London: Village Press, 1973. A near Fine copy which has just a touch of fading to front, internally Fine. 49 pages. First published in 1948. This is the story of Auguste, a famous clown who could make people laugh but who sought to impart to his audiences a lasting joy. It is a modern parable and like all… Read more
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Into Thin Air

by Washburn, Stan

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Goldring Books
Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780340680285
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£6.00

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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1996. First UK Edition, First Printing. A near Fine unmarked copy (Fine apart from age toning to closed edges) with near Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. The American artist and author's second novel which is a taut, suspenseful detective story of a kidnapping set in San Francisco. 16. First Edition. Hard… Read more
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In Search of the Lady Lion Tamer

by Blagowidow, George

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Goldring Books
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780151445004
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£8.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1987. A near Fine unmarked copy (Fine apart from a very small mark to lower closed edge) with VG dustjacket which is not price clipped. A playfully picaresque, erotic, magical novel of love and power, where Jan, a successful middle-aged businessman, finds himself in a Paris art gallery one afternoon, falling hopelessly in love with… Read more
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Freckles Comes Home

by Stratton-Porter, Jeannette

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Goldring Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780855940225
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£8.00

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Bath: Cedric Chivers, 1971. A Very Good+ unmarked copy which has a strip of age darkening to endpapers (else near Fine) with a near Fine dustjacket which has the original dustjacket protector. Library binding although this copy was never in a public library. The book by Jeannette-Stratton Porter (1887-1977) was first published in 1929 and continues the story of 'Freckles',… Read more
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Swing Full Circle

by Wilson, Chesley

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Goldring Books
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
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£6.00

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London: Eyre & Spottiswoode and the Book Society, 1957. A Very Good+ clean, tight and unmarked copy with age darkening to page edges with VG+ dustjacket which is not price clipped. A novel set just after the Second World War in China,by the American author, featuring Tully Sheldon, who is working for World Relief. His temptation is a girl called… Read more
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The Knife Thrower and Other Stories

by Millhauser, Steven

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Goldring Books
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780609600702
Item Price
£15.00

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New York: Crown Publishers, 1998. TRUE FIRST EDITION FIRST PRINTING A Fine unmarked copy with Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. INCLUDED ALSO is a Fine Dustjacket for the English Edition. The American Pulitzer Prize winning author has always been at home with the short story and this new collection of twelve stories puts his rich and varied… Read more
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Our Lady of the Forest

by Guterson, David

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Goldring Books
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780747560456
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£6.00

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London: Bloomsbury, 2003. First UK edition, First Printing. A Fine unmarked copy with near Fine complete dustjacket. Page marker bound in. A novel of Ann Holmes, a teenage girl who sees a vision of the Virgin Mary, she seems an unlikely candidate for revelation, a 16 year old runaway, an itinerant mushroom picker who lives in a tent. One… Read more
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Manta

by Shubin, Seymour

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Goldring Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£6.00

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London: Ernest Benn, 1958. First UK Edition. Gold title on black boards which are very clean and unmarked with no wear. Internally there is a small neat name to front pastedown else very clean, tight and unmarked. Dustjacket by Biro has some small closed tears and some chipping but is not price clipped. The American author's second novel is of… Read more
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Macaria

by Wilson, Augusta J. Evans

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Goldring Books
Condition
Very Good
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£8.00

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London: Ward, Lock Dark blue titles and ornate bird decoration on blue cloth boards. Boards are very clean and unmarked with no wear with a very small line of fading to top of spine. Internally there is light foxing to closed edges else very clean, tight and unmarked. Dustjacket is price clipped and uniformly age faded with barely any discernible… Read more
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A Cigarette-Maker's Romance

by Crawford, F. Marion

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Goldring Books
Published
1891
Condition
Very Good
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£8.00

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London: Macmillan, 1891. Gilt title and gilt publisher's monogram on blue cloth boards which are very clean and with just a touch of wear to spine head and tail. Internally very clean, tight and unmarked. 265 pages and 55 page publisher's catalogue dated August 1891. The American author, Francis Marion Crawford's (1854 -1909) novel of a woman who falls in… Read more
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The Ambler Warning

by Ludlum, Robert

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Goldring Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780752857497
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£8.00

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London: Orion, 2005. First UK Edition, First Printing. A Fine unmarked copy with Fine complete dustjacket. On Parrish Island, a restricted strip of land off the coast of Virginia, there is a little known and never visited psychiatric facility, where far from prying eyes, the government stores former intelligence employees whose psychiatric state makes them a danger. One of these… Read more
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