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SHARPE'S HAVOC

by Cornwell, Bernard

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Published
2003
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Fine
ISBN
9780060530464
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New York: Harper/Collins, 2003. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. The 21st novel in Cornwell's historical adventure series featuring British solldier, Richard Sharpe, during the Napoleonic era at the beginning of the 19th century. It is 1809 and the French are attacking Portugal with the aim of controlling the whole of the Iberian Peninsula. Lt. Sharpe and his small contingent of… Read more
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ONE BY ONE

by Ware, Ruth

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Published
2020
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Very Good
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New York: Scout Press/Simon & Schuster, 2020. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. The sixth psychological suspense-thriller from the British author currently being compared to the legendary Agatha Christie features a winter storm and avalanche in the French Alps that traps the corporate brass of a new tech start-up while they try to decide on a buy-out offer. And then… Read more
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MUSIC FOR LOVE OR WAR

by Burke, Martyn

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Published
2017
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Fine
ISBN
9781507200919
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£16.99

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Blue Ash, OH: Tyrus Books, 2017. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The seventh novel from this award-winning Canadian reporter, writer and film-maker, is a tragi-comedy featuring a pair of Afghanistan war vets, Danny, a Canadian sharpshooter, and Hank, an American GI, who are currently in Los Angeles desperately trying to find the women they love. First American edition, first printing (with… Read more
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THE WARLORD OF MARS

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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Published
1919
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About Very Good
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1919. Hardcover. About Very Good. ,. The third novel in Burrough's science fiction-romantic fantasy Barsoom series featuring John Carter, an American Civil War veteran who, in the previous two novels, has been transported to Mars via astral projection where he encounters various dangerous creatures, meets warring Martian races and wins the hand of… Read more
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THE MOON MAID

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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Published
1926
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About Very Good
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1926. Hardcover. About Very Good. A well-regarded stand-alone fantasy novel from the creator of the Tarzan and the John Carter of Mars fantasy series. Written between 1919 and 1925, the book is loosely based on World War I and the Russian Revolution rolled into a single "Great War" lasting until 1967 with victory… Read more
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THUVIA, MAID OF MARS

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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Published
1920
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Good Plus
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1920. Hardcover. Good Plus. The fourth novel in Burrough's Barsoom series and the first to feature characters other than John Carter of Mars. He appears in this book but surrenders top billing to his son, Carthoris, prince of Helium and Thuvia, princess of Ptarth, both minor characters in the two previous novels. The… Read more
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GENTLEMEN OF THE ROAD

by Chabon, Michael

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Published
2007
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Near Fine
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New York: Del Rey/ Random House, 2007. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. Pulitzer-Prize-winning Chabon described this fantasy novel about a pair of Jewish bandits "a swashbuckling adventure story set around the year 1000." Originally published as a 15-part serial in the New York Times from Jan. 28 to Mar 6, 2007. This copy is from the hardcover edition issued later… Read more
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THE DESERTER

by DeMille, Nelson & DeMille, Alex

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Published
2019
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Fine
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£25.49

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 2019. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. For Nelson DeMille, this is his 21st novel, while for his writing partner and son, Alex, it is his first, though he has won numerous awards for his screen plays and films. The deserter of the title is Capt. Kyle Mercer, trained assassin and keeper of classified information, serving with… Read more
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SKY CASTLE

by Northup, Arthur

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Published
1932
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Good Plus to Very Good
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Chicago & Philadelphia: The Hamlyn Publishing Group, Ltd., 1932. Hardcover. Good Plus to Very Good/Fair To Good. This early 20th century, juvenile adventure story for boys features Ted Lucas and Bob Jordan, young reporters for the "Dixon Tribune." The pair are assigned to write a series of historical feature stories about early travel on the upper Mississippi River… Read more
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RAMAGE AND THE DRUM BEAT

by Pope, Dudley

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Published
1977
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Very Good
Edition
First Thus.
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Glasgow: Fontana/Collins, 1977. First Thus. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. The second novel in Pope's highly-praised 18-book series of historical sea warfare fiction set in the late 17th-early 18th century and featuring British Lt. Nicholas Ramage and his tiny cutter, "HMS Kathleen." The cutter is assigned as courier to British forces at Gibralter in the days before… Read more
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DARE TO GO A-HUNTING

by Norton, Andre (Alice Mary Norton)

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Published
1990
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Very Good to Near Fine
ISBN
9780312850128
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£29.74

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New York: TOR/Tom Doherty Associates, Inc., 1990. Soft cover. Very Good to Near Fine. This is the 4th and final volume of Norton's Moon Magic/Moon Singers series which begins with "Moon of Three Rings" in 1966, followed by "Exiles of the Stars" in 1971, and "Flight in Yiktor" in 1986. The series features Krip Voreland, interplanatary free trader;… Read more
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COSMOPOLIS

by De Lillo, Don

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Published
2003
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780743244244
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£16.78

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New York: Scribner/Simon & Schuster, 2003. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Cosmoopolis," the award-winning De Lillo's thirteenth novel, is the story of a symbolic odyssey undertaken by a very wealthy young man in a day-long journey across Manhattan. It features Eric Packer, a 28-year-old assets manager who sets out from his penthouse in his customized white stretch limo to… Read more
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CORNELLI

by Spyri, Johanna

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Published
1927
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Near Fine
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1927. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good Plus to Very Good. A late children's novel by Johanna Spyri, the Swiss author of "Heidi." Cornelli is the story of a widowed mother of four children who must weigh the needs of their futures against their current desires, particularly in terms of educations in art and music or… Read more
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FOUNDATION'S EDGE

by Asimov, Isaac

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Published
1983
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Good Plus to Very Good
ISBN
9780345308986
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New York: Ballantine Books, 1983. Mass Market Paperback. Good Plus to Very Good. Ballantine Books #30898: The fourth of Asimov's Foundation novels, the first in 30 years after the tremendous success of the original trilogy (Foundation, Foundation and Empire, Second Founation). First printing, first paperback edition and first Ballantine edition (as stated). Mass market paperback with pictorial cover… Read more
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THE JUDAS STRAIN

by Rollins, James

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Published
2007
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Fine
ISBN
9780060763893
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£10.20

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New York: HarperCollins, 2007. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. An early novel (the fourth) in Rollins' science-thriller series featuring the covert SIGMA Force and its operatives, Dr. Lisa Cummings and Monk Kokkalis. This time they lead a worldwide search for the source of a deadly ancient plague, newly re-emergent and threatening the earth with a pandemic that could end all life… Read more
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WILLIAM MacLEOD RAINE: THREE WESTERN NOVELS

by Raine, William MacLeod

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Published
1920
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Good to Good Plus
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1920. Hardcover. Good to Good Plus/No Jackets. Three mid-career novels by bestselling western genre author, Raine: "The Big-Town Round-Up," 1920; "The Black Tolts," 1932, and "Moran Beats Back," 1939. All three books are Grosset & Dunlap reprints with minor flaws and suface wear. However, all are clean, complete and in readable condition. This… Read more
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PEDLOCK SAINT, PEDLOCK SINNER

by Longstreet, Stephen

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Published
1969
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Near Fine
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£21.24

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New York: Delacorte Press, 1969. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. This is the third novel in Longstreet's Pedlock family trilogy ("The Pedlocks" and "Pedlock and Sons ") and deals with the history of an American branch of this great Jewish family and its conflicts between generations, between religious hypocrisy and commitment. First edition as stated, no indication of printing.… Read more
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GREEN MANSIONS, A ROMANCE OF THE TROPICAL FOREST

by Hudson, W.H. (William Henry)

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Published
1944
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Near Fine
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New York: Random House, 1944. Hard Cover in Slipcase. Near Fine. Hudson's classic romantic story of a wealthy young man who falls in love with Rima, a young girl living in the Venezuelan rain forest. Originally published in 1904 by Farrar, Straus & Giroux, then in a new edition in 1912 by Knopf with a foreword by John… Read more
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THE VERY BREATH OF HELL

by Beare, George

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Published
1971
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Very Good
ISBN
9780395126660
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1971. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The protagonist from Beare's first novel, "The Bloody Sun at Noon," smuggler and sometime salvage operator, Victor Stallard, returns a second time to the Persian Gulf to salvage 100,000 ounces of gold lost in a plane crash in the Gulf. First edition, first printing (as stated). About 5 3/4 x… Read more
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FORCE 10 FROM NAVARONE

by MacLean, Alistair

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Published
1968
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Near Fine
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London: Collins, 1968. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. MacLean's 12th novel is this military thriller set in Yugoslavia during World War II. It is also the sequel to "The Guns of Navarone," MacLean's first bestselling novel, and begins as the surviving British commandos from the first book are on their way home when they are ordered to parachute into… Read more
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