Children Of Violence

by Lessing, Doris

Available copies

No cover image available

Children of Violence.

by LESSING, Doris.

Seller
Peter Ellis bookseller
Published
1952-1969
Item Price
£275.00

Show Details

Description:
Michael Joseph, Macgibbon & Kee, London., 1952-1969. First editions. Octavo. Five volumes. A complete set of the novels which are arguably the author's greatest achievement.1) Martha Quest. Michael Joseph, 1952. Spine unevenly faded due to off-setting from the dustwrapper. Cover edges a little faded. Very good in very good dustwrapper chipped at head and tail of spine and rubbed… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£275.00
cover of Children of Violence (Signed); A Ripple from the Storm and Landlocked

Children of Violence (Signed); A Ripple from the Storm and Landlocked

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
Derringer Books
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
£111.47

Show Details

Description:
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Stated first printing. First edition thus. Two early books in Lessing's Children of Violence series of novels in one book. Includes the complete texts of Martha Quest and A Proper Marriage. 544 pp. A clean very good copy in unclipped dustwrapper.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£111.47
cover of The Children of Violence. [The five-volume novel sequence comprising] Martha Quest; A Proper Marriage; A Ripple from the Storm; Landlocked; [and] The Four-Gated City

Show Details

Description:
London: Hart-Davis MacGibbon (first four volumes) and Granada, 1977. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. London, Hart-Davis MacGibbon (first four volumes) and Granada, 1977/ 1952; 1977/ 1954; 1977/ 1958; 1977/ 1965; and 1979/ 1969. Octavo, five volumes; papered boards; a few extremities slightly bumped; an excellent set with the excellent unclipped dustwrappers. [5 items].
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£86.70
No cover image available

Children of Violence.

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
ATGBooks
Condition
About fine
Edition
1
Item Price
£82.57

Show Details

Description:
1 . hardback. About fine. 5 vols in 3. (Martha Quest; A Proper Marriage; A Ripple from the Storm; Landlocked; The Four-Gated City.) 1st ed. NY (Simon & Schuster) 1964, 1966, (Knopf) 1969. Vol.1 a very good copy, others about fine in dust wrapper.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£82.57
No cover image available

Children of Violence ( Martha Quest and A Proper Marriage)

by Doris Lessing

Seller
Bailey Bonzo Books
Published
1964
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
£56.15

Show Details

Description:
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1964. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Marbled green boards with black/white lettering to the spine. First Printing, so stated.This copy is NEAR FINE in a VG, unclipped ( $7.50) DJ, designed by Arnold Skolnick. Only hints of any wear to exterior. Rich, clear, and sharp. Page… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£56.15
cover of CHILDREN OF VIOLENCE :  A Ripple from the Storm, Landlocked

CHILDREN OF VIOLENCE : A Ripple from the Storm, Landlocked

by Doris Lessing

Seller
Rare Book Cellar
Published
1966
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Item Price
£53.63

Show Details

Description:
New York: Simon and Schuster. 1966. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in a Good dust jacket. Edge wear and creasing. Chip to spine's heel. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£53.63
cover of Children of Violence (vol. 1)

Children of Violence (vol. 1)

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
citynightsbooks
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st `
Item Price
£41.29

Show Details

Description:
Simon & Schuster, 1964. Second printing. Faux parchment boards, black/white titles. Contains Martha Quest and A Proper Marriage. Book very good plus with a few dirt spots. DJ also very good plus with little wear. 605 pp.. 1st `. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£41.29
No cover image available

Children of Violence: A Ripple From The Storm and Landlocked (Signed)

by Doris Lessing

Seller
Classic First Editions
Published
1966
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
Item Price
£41.29

Show Details

Description:
New York : Simon & Schuster, 1966. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A fine copy in an equally fine dustjacket--unclipped and signed by the author on the title page-signature only. Clean and tight--no evidence of previous ownership. The dustjacket is unclipped and protected in an acrylic acetate jacket cover. Book 3 & 4 of The Children of… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£41.29
cover of CHILDREN OF VIOLENCE

CHILDREN OF VIOLENCE

by Doris Lessing

Seller
Rare Book Cellar
Published
1964
Edition
First Edition; Second Printing
Item Price
£41.24

Show Details

Description:
New York: Simon and Schuster. 1964. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Few small open tears throughout jacket. .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£41.24
No cover image available

CHILDREN OF VIOLENCE

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
VAGABOND BOOKS
Published
1966
Edition
FIRST
Item Price
£37.16

Show Details

Description:
SIMON & SCHUSTER, 1966. Book. FIRST. A FINE FIRST IN NEAR FINE DJ..
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£37.16
cover of CHILDREN OF VIOLENCE :  Volume Three a Ripple from the Stotm Volume Four  Landlocked

CHILDREN OF VIOLENCE : Volume Three a Ripple from the Stotm Volume Four Landlocked

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
Rare Book Cellar
Published
1966
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Item Price
£32.99

Show Details

Description:
New York: Simon & Schuster. 1966. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in a Good dust jacket. Chips and tears. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£32.99
No cover image available

Children of Violence.

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
ATGBooks
Condition
Fine
Edition
1
Item Price
£28.90

Show Details

Description:
1 . hardback. Fine. Volume Three: A Ripple from the Storm. Volume Four: Landlocked. 1st ed. NY (Simon & Schuster) 1966. Fine in dust wrapper.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£28.90
cover of Children of Violence: Volume One: Martha Quest [and] Volume Two: A Proper Marriage

Children of Violence: Volume One: Martha Quest [and] Volume Two: A Proper Marriage

by LESSING, Doris

Seller
Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£24.77

Show Details

Description:
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1964. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. Two volumes bound as one. 605pp. Small stains on page fine edges, light edgewear, very good in a very good lightly age-toned dustwrapper with thin dampstain on spine tail. The first two volumes only in the Children of Violence Series.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£24.77
No cover image available

Children of Violence: A Ripple from the Storm and Landlocked

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1966
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
£23.78

Show Details

Description:
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1966. Nice copy. First printing stated. Bright and fresh, tight and square. The red color of jacket spine has minor fade, else fine. In mylar. . First American Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£23.78
No cover image available

Children of Violence.

by lessing, Doris

Seller
Abracadabra Books 20% Off Sale!
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good+ Bright tight condition Good + jacket slight edgewear
Edition
1st edition
Item Price
£28.90 £23.12
Save £0.90!

Show Details

Description:
New York: Simon & Schuster. Very Good+ Bright tight condition Good + jacket slight edgewear. 1964. 1st edition. inkname, flaps of dustjacket trimmed at the top and bottom .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£28.90 £23.12
Save £0.90!
No cover image available

CHILDREN OF VIOLENCE : A RIPPLE FROM THE STORM (VOLUME THREE), LANDLOCKED (VOLUME FOUR)

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
The Sensible Magpie
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good Plus
Item Price
£23.12

Show Details

Description:
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1966. Hardcover. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. FIRST EDITION. SHARP CORNERS. Faint tobacco aroma. Dustjacket very good plus. Clipped. Light browning to edges. Mylar protected jacket. Red and black lettering lightly debossed to spine of maize-colored boards. Clean, tight, bright. 544 pp. These are… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£23.12
cover of Children of Violence (Martha Quest -- A Proper Marriage -- A Riple from the Storm -- Landlocked)

Children of Violence (Martha Quest -- A Proper Marriage -- A Riple from the Storm -- Landlocked)

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£18.99

Show Details

Description:
New York: New American Library, 1970. Paperback. Very Good. 4 volumes; 20 cm. Paperback. "Plume Books." The four-volume semi-autobiographical novel series by Doris Lessing (1919-2013), the British-Zimbabwean novelist, follows the life of Martha Quest, a woman in Southern Rhodesia/Zimbabwe. A fifth volume The Four-Gated City, a dystopian science fiction set in London. In Very Good Condition: front cover… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£18.99
No cover image available

Children of Violence: Martha Quest and A Proper Marriage

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
Silent Way Books
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2nd Printing
Item Price
£16.47

Show Details

Description:
Simon and Schuster , 1964. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Book and dust jacket in solid overall condition, with no markings. Front free endpaper is corner-clipped. Jacket is price-clipped, with some minor, closed edge tears and a vertical grease to rear panel; has been placed in new mylar sleeve.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£16.47
cover of Children of Violence: Martha Quest and a Proper Marriage

Children of Violence: Martha Quest and a Proper Marriage

by Doris Lessing

Seller
Once Upon A Time
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£20.64 £14.45
Save £3.14!

Show Details

Description:
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Hard cover with jacket, Jacket hasMinro tears and tiny stain on spine column., book has some minor spots in front and rear end papers. name on label on paste down, Interior pages very clean and unmarked.605 pages Book Listing Includes actual photo of the book, Please… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£20.64 £14.45
Save £3.14!
No cover image available

Children of Violence

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
Wonderland Books
Published
1966
Condition
Very good condition (Rem. mark) in a dust jacket
Item Price
£12.39

Show Details

Description:
Simon & Schuster, 1966. Very good condition (Rem. mark) in a dust jacket.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£12.39
No cover image available

CHILDREN OF VIOLENCE - Volume Three, A Ripple from the Storm and Volume Four, Landlocked

by Doris Lessing

Seller
Bibliodditiques
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First printing
Item Price
£12.38

Show Details

Description:
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1966. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good +. Tight binding. No chips, tears, creases or written inscriptions on pages. Slight curling at head/tail of spine. A couple of pages have small nicks. No dust jacket. Size: 8vo (8" to 9"). 544 pp.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£12.38
No cover image available

Children of Violence (Volume One: Martha Quest, Volume Two: A Proper Marriage)

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
Aardvark Books LTd
Published
1964-01-01
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£10.00

Show Details

Description:
Simon & Schuster, 1964-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. 2nd Printing HB 1964 Simon and Schuster; very good in very good unclipped jacket
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£10.00
No cover image available

Children of Violence: A Ripple From the Storm and Landlocked

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
Books4Cause Inc.
Published
1966-01-01
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£8.22

Show Details

Description:
Simon and Schuster, 1966-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. 1.6535 in x 8.6614 in x 5.5906 in. Stated first printing, 1966. Hardcover in original unclipped dust jacket. A bit of scuffing to jacket, but no major flaws. Strong binding. Upper page edges show some foxing. Text clean, no underlining. Very good copy.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£8.22
No cover image available

Children of violence

by Lessing, Doris

Seller
Infinity Books Japan
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780452256323
Item Price
£5.05

Show Details

Description:
Penguin Books Ltd, 1970. Very Good. A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£5.05
No cover image available

Children of Violence: A Ripple From the Storm and Landlocked

by Doris Lessing

Seller
Dunaway Books
Published
January 1966
Condition
Acceptable
Item Price
£4.86

Show Details

Description:
Simon and Schuster, January 1966. Hardcover. Acceptable.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£4.86