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Death Comes for Peter Pan.

by Brady, Joan.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1996
Condition
Fine in Very Good DJ
Edition
Signed First Edition
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£20.52

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London:: Secker & Warburg,, 1996. Signed First Edition. Cloth. Fine in Very Good DJ. Association copy: Author's dedication to title page reads 'For Diana [Athill], With love and thanks, Joan, 15 April 1996'. Dj worn along head and tail edges, marked, and scratched. Some very small tears. Gilded lettering to spine bright. Cloth bumped at head edge of… Read more
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Life and Andrew Otway.

by Bell, Neil.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good +/no DJ
Edition
First edition
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£16.42

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London:: Victor Gollancz Ltd,, 1931. First edition. Cloth. Very Good +/no DJ. Endpapers and edges discoloured, sporadic foxing. Cloth worn at head of spine and slightly marked, top edges dusted. Pages unmarked. A firm, tight copy.
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Highways and Byways in the Central Highlands.

by Gordon, Seton.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1949
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
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£8.21

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London:: Macmillan,, 1949. Reprint. Cloth. Fine. Foreward by W. J. Watson. Numerous b&w illustrations throughout. Fold-out topographic map of the Highlands. Prev. owner's inscription to ffep. Cloth slightly bumped at head and tail of spine, a few minor scratches.
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The Testament of Cresseid

by Henryson, Robert, Bruce Dickins (ed.).

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1943
Condition
Very Good in Fair DJ
Edition
Later printing
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£9.58

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London:: Faber & Faber,, 1943. Later printing. Cloth. Very Good in Fair DJ. Dj price clipped, torn with loss along edges and at head of spine, spine heavily sunned, generally discoloured and foxed. Cloth worn at head and tail of spine, edges dusted. Endpapers discoloured.
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Polly: An Opera

by Gay, John.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1922
Condition
Good in Poor DJ
Edition
Edition not stated
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£16.42

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London:: Daniel O'Connor,, 1922. Edition not stated. Cloth. Good in Poor DJ. Foreward by Oswald Doughty, MA. DJ torn along 2/3rds height of spine and at tail corners of covers, significantly discoloured, and stained on front cover. Ex libris plate to inside cover. Cloth somewhat dirty but in good condition. Endpapers heavily discoloured and foxed, lightly foxed throughout.… Read more
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Evergreen Review, Volume 7, No. 31

by Various.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very good
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£10.95

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New York:: Evergreen Review,, 1963. Paperback. Very good. Contributions by Richard Brautigan, Anselm Hollo, Sabine Destre, Paulina Reage, W. S. Broughton, Andrei Voznesensky, Lenore Kandel, Jack Gelber, Harold Norse, Robert Coover, Yadoya No Meshimori, W. S. Merwin, Jack Kerouac, Douglas Woolf, and Martin Williams. Spine sunned and slightly creased, covers discoloured.
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Traberne's Poems of Felicity

by Traherne, Thomas, H. I. Bell (Ed.).

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1910
Condition
Good
Edition
Edition not stated
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£16.42

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Oxford:: Clarendon Press,, 1910. Edition not stated. Boards. Good. Cream boards with decorative grooves. Spine heavily sunned, some cracking, boards dirtied and edges worn, two small water stains to front and rear boards. Edges deckled. Pages clean and unmarked.
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Romanoff and Juliet

by Ustinov, Peter.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1957
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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£9.58

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London:: English Theatre Guild Ltd.,, 1957. First edition. Pictorial Boards. Good. Covers very dirty, corners bumped and worn. Cloth spine worn. Endpapers heavily discoloured. Pages clean and unmarked.
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Forfeit.

by Fuller, Kay.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good + in Good DJ
Edition
First edition
Item Price
£8.21

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London:: James Barrie,, 1955. First edition. Cloth. Very Good + in Good DJ. Eight b&w illustrations. Dj worn and creased along edges, torn with loss at head of spine and head of rear cover. Cloth worn at head of spine, endpapers discoloured.
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Evergreen Review, Volume 6, No. 22

by Various.

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Published
1962
Condition
Very good
Item Price
£10.95

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New York:: Evergreen Review,, 1962. Paperback. Very good. Contributions by Samuel Beckett, Ben Bellit, William Burroughs, Gregory Corso, Evgeny Evtushenko, Ricardo Garibray, Horace Gregory, Anselm Hollo, Paula Horn, Anand Lall, Pablo Neruda, Andre Pieyre De Mandiargues, Al Sens, and Mack Sheldon Thomas. Prev. owner's inscription to ffep 'Alan Coren, Yale 1962'. Spine sunned and worn, slight wear to… Read more
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Thinking About Art

by Lucie-Smith, Edward.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1968
Condition
Fine in Good DJ
Edition
First edition
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£10.95

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London:: Calder & Boyars,, 1968. First edition. Cloth. Fine in Good DJ. A collection of essays originally published in the Time Times between 1963 and 1967. DJ torn with loss at head and tail of front cover, torn at head and tail of spine and along head edge of rear cover; spine sunned, front cover marked. Cloth… Read more
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The incurable.

by Dunn, Nell.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1971
Condition
Fine in Near Fine DJ
Edition
First edition
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£8.21

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London:: Jonathan Cape,, 1971. First edition. Cloth. Fine in Near Fine DJ. Dj sunned, discoloured, and price clipped. Spine slightly cocked, gilt lettering to spine bright. A fine copy.
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The Romance of King Arthur.

by Malory, Sir Thomas.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good DJ
Edition
First edition thus
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£10.95

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London:: Studio Editions,, 1994. First edition thus. Cloth. Very Good+ in Very Good DJ. First published in 1920 by Macmillan, this features an abridged and adapted version of Thomas Malory's text together with 16 colour plate illustrations by Arthur Rackham. DJ torn and worn along head edge of rear cover, spine sunned. Slight scratching to cloth, gilt lettering… Read more
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Notes on Cafés and Bedrooms.

by Tonks, Rosemary.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1963
Condition
Fine in Very Good+ DJ
Edition
First edition
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£547.28

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London:: Putnam,, 1963. First edition. Quarter Cloth. Fine in Very Good+ DJ. The first volume of Rosemary Tonk's poems; the poet later converted to fundamentalist Christianity and completely withdrew from public life, allegedly reading nothing but the Bible from her baptism in the River Jordan in 1981 until her death in 2014. Ex libris Alan Coren, his inscription… Read more
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In Search of C. S. Lewis

by Schofield, Stephen (Ed.).

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1983
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First edition
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£10.95

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South Plainfield, NJ:: Bridge Publishing Inc.,, 1983. First edition. Paperback. Near fine. Ask and answers 'startling' questions about the author and academic. Spine sunned and creased, rear cover sunned.
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Adventures in Woodcraft.

by Woodward, Marcus.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1944
Condition
Very good+
Edition
New Edition
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£24.63

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London:: Museum Press Ltd.,, 1944. New Edition. Cloth. Very good+. School prize copy presented to writer Gavin Lyall. Plate to inside front cover reads 'King Edward's School, G. T. Lyall, Shell A&B, Block Prize, Art, 1944'. Bright gilt decoration of school's crest to front cover. 50 b&w photographs by Eric J. Hosking. Covers slightly bumped, spine sunned, cloth… Read more
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Stranded.

by Coleridge, Ann.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1987
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
First UK edition
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£8.21

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London:: Angus and Robertson,, 1987. First UK edition. Cloth. Fine in Fine DJ. DJ a little creased at head of spine. Top edges dusted.
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My Cousin the Writer.

by Binding, Paul.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
2002
Condition
As NEW
Edition
First edition
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£8.21

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Stockport:: Dewi Lewis,, 2002. First edition. Paperback. As NEW. Top edges dusted.
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Innocents in Africa.

by Pifer, Drury.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1994
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
First UK edition
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£8.21

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London:: Granta,, 1994. First UK edition. Cloth. Fine in Fine DJ. DJ very lightly sunned and dusted.
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Political Handbook of the World 1950

by Mallory, Walter H.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good + in Poor DJ
Edition
First edition
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£20.52

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New York:: Harper & Brothers for the Council on Foreign Relations,, 1950. First edition. Cloth. Very Good + in Poor DJ. DJ heavily discoloured and torn with loss at head and tail of spine, front cover, and rear cover. Endpapers discoloured. Ffep bears mark of removed library plate: 'Embassy of the United States of America: Ottowa'. Cloth soiled… Read more
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