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cover of Poirot's Early Cases

Poirot's Early Cases

by Christie, Agatha

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112ChristiePoirotCases Christie, Agatha. Agatha Christie. Poirot's Early Cases. Ulverscroft December 1990 First Large-Print Edition. Short story Anthology. Complete and unabridged. EXLIB. Good Condition/ No DJ Included. 5 ½ X 8 ¾. 470 pages. Summary: In this collection of eighteen stories Hercule Poirot begins his celebrated career in crime. Includes The Double Clue, The Adventure of Johnnie Waverley, and… Read more
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The Vital Message

by Doyle, Arthur Conan

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1919
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092DoyleMessage By Doyle, Arthur Conan. The Vital Message. 1919 George H. Doran First Edition. ESSAY. Used. VERY Good-/ No DJ Included. 5 ¼ X 7 ¾. 164 pages. In nice shape. Gift inscription on inside front cover by a Leon Miller. Summary: "In The Vital Message, Arthur Conan Doyle shares his thoughts on scepticism, religion, and psychic phenomena.… Read more
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cover of P.S. I Love You, Peter Sellers 1925-1980

P.S. I Love You, Peter Sellers 1925-1980

by Sellers, Michael

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1981
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124SellersLove Sellers, Michael. P.S. I Love You, Peter Sellers 1925-1980 States First Published 1981, William Collins Sons and Co Ltd, London. ISBN 0002166496. 238 Pages. Illustrated with photographs. BIOGRAPHY. PETER SELLERS. 5 ¾ x 8 ¾. USED. VG/VG Dust Jacket.
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Charles Laughton And I

by Lanchester, Elsa

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1938
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110LanchesterLaughton Lanchester, Elsa. Charles Laughton And I. Copyright 1938, Harcourt, Brace, And Company First Edition. Used. VG/ No DJ Included. Black boards, silver titling, red topstain. 269 pages. AUTOBIOGRAPHY. PERFORMING ARTS, THEATRE ARTS. ANGLOPHILIA. ACTORS. HARD TO FIND/SCARCE. Illustrated with photographs. Please see our stock photo of the Laughtons.
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The Small Woman

by Burgess, Alan

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November, 1957
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138 BurgessWoman Burgess, Alan. The Small Woman (aka The Inn of the 6th Happiness) E.P. Dutton First Edition, 3rd printing thus 11/1957. Used. Good Condition/ Good condition original Dust jacket. 256 pages. 5 ½ X 8 ¼. BIOGRAPHY. HISTORY OF CHINA. RELIGION. Illustrated with historic photographs. Synopsis: "The beautiful and remarkable true story of Gladys Aylward, a parlourmaid, who longed to… Read more
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cover of The Case-Book Of Sherlock Holmes

The Case-Book Of Sherlock Holmes

by Doyle, A. Conan

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1929
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140 DoyleCasebook Doyle, A. Conan The Case-book Of Sherlock Holmes. Publisher: John Murray, 1929 Short story anthology. Detective fiction. Used. Clean and square. Protected in a mylar wrap. Good Condition/Good- ORIGINAL DUST JACKET illustrated by J. Abby. 1929 Cheaper Edition, first printing thus. published in 1929, Blue blind-stamped cloth. Some tanning as is typical of this edition.… Read more
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Memories of Olivet: Tales of the Garden of Gethsemane

by MacDuff, J.R.

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1868
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064MacDuffOlivet MacDuff, J.R. Memories of Olivet. Tales of the Garden of Gethsemane. RARE ANTIQARIAN TITLE. BIBLE. HISTORY. CHRISTIANITY. RELIGION. Illustrated. RARE. 1868 first edition Published by James Nisbit And Co. Apparently Quite Rare. 5 1/8 X 8. 373 pages plus adverts. Gilt tilting and ornamentation is present remains fairly bright, including spine. Some underlining noted toward end of the text. Used.… Read more
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Jamaica Inn

by Du Maurier, Daphne

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1937
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086DuMaurier1937 Du Maurier, Daphne: Jamaica Inn Copyright 1936, states 1937 on the title page. Doubleday Doran & Co. QUITE RARE. Used. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ NO DJ INCLUDED. 332 pages. 5 ¾ X 8 ¼. Plot summary: "Shadows moved across the moor. Horses' hoofs rang sharply on the stone pathway. They had come again - the mysterious visitors who arrived at… Read more
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Jamaica Inn

by Du Maurier, Daphne

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1936
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085DuMaurier1stfaxdj Du Maurier, Daphne: Jamaica Inn 1936 First Edition. Doubleday Doran & Co. QUITE RARE. Title page states 1936. Used. Good-/ New Fax Whistler Dust Jacket. Condition: Front board was cracked in half in shipment and has now been taped from inside. Fabric is intact. Other than this damage the book is in good overall condition. Priced accordingly.… Read more
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Round the Red Lamp: Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life

by Doyle, A. Conan

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1894
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0082DoyleLamp Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan. Round the Red Lamp: Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life. First American Edition. D. Appleton & Co. Copyright 1894.A collection of medical and detective stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, author of the Sherlock Holmes detective series. VG condition/ no DJ included if originally issued. A square, solid copy with bright… Read more
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cover of Micah Clarke: His Statement As Made To His Three Grandchildren Joseph, Gervas, & Reuben During the Hard Winter of 1734.

Micah Clarke: His Statement As Made To His Three Grandchildren Joseph, Gervas, & Reuben During the Hard Winter of 1734.

by Doyle, A. Conan

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1894
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081DoyleMicah Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan. Micah Clarke. Harper & Brothers First American Edition, Copyright 1894. Used. Good Condition/ No DJ is included. A square, solid copy. Bright pages. Octavo, original publisher's pictorial cloth, engraved frontispiece. In good condition. Gilted front cover and spine ornamentation are still in nice shape. Former owner signature on front free endpaper dates our… Read more
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The Mysterious Affair At Styles

by Christie, Agatha

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2012
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9781603113915
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749ChristieStyles Christie, Agatha. Reprint. 2012 Mud Puddle. ISBN 9781603113915. Fine condition. Summary: "Agatha Christie's first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, was the result of a dare from her sister Madge who challenged her to write a story. The story begins when Hastings is sent back to England from the First World War due to injury and is invited to… Read more
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Up The Years From Bloomsbury

by Arliss, George

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1927
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048Arliss, George. Up The Years From Bloomsbury. 1927, Blue Ribbon Books Edition AUTOBIOGRAPHY. Used. Good- Condition/ No DJ Included. Our copy has a dime-sized water spot on the front cover. ABOUT THE BLOOMSBURY GROUP, or Bloomsbury Set: a group of associated English writers, intellectuals, philosophers and artists in the first half of the 20th century, including Virginia Woolf, John Maynard… Read more
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Red Pottage

by Cholmondeley, Mary

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1899
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Cholmondeley, Mary.Red Pottage. Copyright 1899, Harper & Brothers First Edition. 375 pages plus adverts. Used. Good- condition/ No DJ included. Plot Summary: "Red Pottage follows a period in the lives of two friends, Rachel West and Hester Gresley. Rachel is a wealthy heiress who falls in love with the weak-willed Hugh Scarlett after he has broken off an affair with Lady… Read more
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cover of Double Affair

Double Affair

by Thirkell, Angela

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1957
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069Thirkell, Angela: Double Affair. 1957 Hamish Hamilton Ltd. Used. VG/ Good Unclipped dust jacket. Original price 15s. Net. Biography. A story of the community of Barsetshire in the 1950's. "A Double Affair opens with the wedding of Vicar Choyce to family retainer Miss Dorothea ('Merry') Merriman. It closes with the double weddings of George Halliday and John… Read more
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The Poison Belt

by Doyle, Arthur Conan

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1913
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A. Conan Doyle. The Poison Belt. 1913 FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Hodder & Stoughton/ George H. Doran. States Hodder & Stoughton on the spine. RARE. Illustrated. Red Boards with gilt titling. Gilting still bright. All 16 B&W plates, including frontis, present and affixed to binding. 2nd TITLE OF THE PROFESSOR CHALLENGER SERIES. "Being an account of Another Amazing… Read more
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Conquistador

by Guedalla, Philip

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1928
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Guedalla, Philip Conquistador " 1928 First Edition, Harper & Brothers. New York and London Used. VG/ No DJ included. Attractive red boards with gilt titling on front and spine. 5 7/8 X 8 7/8. 1928 First Edition Impression A-C on copyright page. 276 pages plus adverts.. HISTORICAL FICTION. Plot summary: The peoples of Europe and Great… Read more
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cover of Through The Magic Door

Through The Magic Door

by Doyle, Arthur Conan

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1925
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36Doyle, A. Conan Through the Magic Door (1907) is an essay about exploring books by Arthur Conan Doyle, Creator of The Sherlock Holmes Series. His subject is the charisma and charm of books. Creative visualization. Doyle invites readers to enjoy the greatest minds of all times through what they have left behind and argues that, when we read, the selfishness… Read more
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A Journey To The Centre Of The Earth

by Verne, Jules

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1959
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Book Club Edition
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022VerneCentre Verne, Jules Verne, Jules A Journey To The Centre Of The Earth 1959 Dodd, Mead Science Fiction Book Club Edition. Special introduction by Arthur C. Clarke. USED. VG/G original red, black and white Jean Morton dust jacket. Spine of jacket is skinned by price label removal. Beige boards, red topstain, 226 pages, binding is tight. Plot summary:" … Read more
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Jamaica Inn

by Du Maurier, Daphne

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1936
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Du Maurier, Daphne Jamaica Inn MCMXXXVI (1936), Doubleday & Company, Inc. First Edition. Does not state first edition or first printing on the copyright page. Used. Good Condition/ No Dust jacket included. 5 ¾ X 8 ¾. 243 pages. Beige boards. Maroon spine with gilt titles and geometric pattern ornamentation. Maroon topstain. Source material for the chilling Alfred… Read more
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