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New Year's Eve : a new short story

by WELDON, Fay

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Clarion Press, 1996. 1st edition. Fine in paper covers, one of only 250 copies, three full-page illustrations in two-colour line by Sonia Lawson, with an additional loose illustrated print signed by the artist. Also with the Clarion Newsletter which accompanied the book's publication, in which Fay Weldon writes about her story.
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Giacomo's Juliet : a new short story

by BURNS, Christopher

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Clarion Press, 1996. 1st edition. Fine in softcover, one of only 250 copies. Illustrated in two colours by George Mackie, with an additional loose illustrated print signed by him.
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The Cartographer:a new short story

by MACKENZIE, David

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Clarion Press, 1997. 1st edition. Fine in pictorial softcover, one of 250 copies only. Illustrated in colour by George Large, and with an additional loose colour print from the book signed by him.
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Clarion Press, 1996. 1st edition. Fine in paper covers, one of 250 copies. Sillitoe's story is illustrated by Victor Ambrus, with a loose print from the book signed by the artist.
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The Piano Tuner's Wives: a new short story

by TREVOR, William

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Clarion Press, 1996. 1st edition. Fine in paper covers, one of only 250 copies printed, illustrated in colour by Paul Hogarth, and with an additional loose colour print from the book signed by the artist.
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cover of People and Places: Country House Donors and the National Trust; with Ruthensaw, A Ghost Story

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John Murray; Robinson, 0. 1st edition of each title, published in 1992 and 1994, respectively. Hardcover for the first-named, softcover as issued for the second. The first is very fine in fine dustwrapper, the second very fine in red covers with printed title label to front. The author displays all his customary wit and charm in his account of… Read more
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The Comfort of Strangers

by MCEWAN, Ian

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Cape, 1981. 1st edition. Hardcover. Fine, very clean boards and pages, with no foxing or introduced marks, in a fine dustjacket, not price-clipped and with no wear. Extremely nice copy of the author's fourth book, and second novel, shortlisted for the Booker Prize.
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Everything You Know (signed)

by HELLER, Zoe

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Viking UK, 1999. 1st edition. Hardcover. Signed by the author on the title page, and dated by her June 3rd 1999. Very near fine in like dustwrapper, not price-clipped, just very lightly crimped on rear top corner and front top spine fold. Shows extremely well, a very nice copy of the author's first novel.
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cover of The Third Hour

The Third Hour

by HOUSEHOLD, Geoffrey

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Chatto & Windus, 1937. 1st edition. Hardcover. Near fine, some light spots on the endpapers, pages and the top and front text blocks, in a near fine, unclipped dustjacket designed by Barbosa, a little tanned to the spine and rear and a couple of small pieces of neat conservation. Attractive copy of the author's first thriller, just preceding his… Read more
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cover of All Our Yesterdays (signed by author)

All Our Yesterdays (signed by author)

by TOMLINSON, H.M

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Heinemann, 1930. 1st edition. Hardcover. Signed by the author, no 410 of the limited edition of 1025 copies issued. Very fine contents, with frontispiece drawing of the author, in original tan cloth, a trifle rubbed, slightly darkened spine with gilt lettering. A very nice copy of the author's anti-war novel, his best-known work.
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cover of Miss Gomez and the Brethren (author-signed slip)

Miss Gomez and the Brethren (author-signed slip)

by TREVOR, William

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Bodley Head, 1971. 1st edition. Hardcover. Very fine in very fine dustwrapper. Signed by the author on a laid-in donations slip. Incredibly attractive copy of the author's sixth novel.
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cover of The Girl at the Lion D'Or (with signed slip)

The Girl at the Lion D'Or (with signed slip)

by FAULKS, Sebastian

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Hutchinson, 1989. 1st edition. Hardcover. Very near fine, some light creasing at the corners of a few pages, else very clean throughout, in a very near fine dustwrapper, slight corner nicks. Nice copy of the hardest of the author's novels to find. Signed by the author on his agent's compliments slip, laid in.
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