Fiction 3

MICHAEL FAIRLESS: THE ROADMENDER & THE GATHERING OF BROTHER HILARIUS Collins Clear-Type Press no date Hardcover, 6" x 4", 254pp. Red morocco lather on flexible boards.Very slight fading to spine, otherwise clean, bright and tight. Overall: very good (Book ref 429) £7.00

MICHAEL McNEILE: THIS AFRICA OF OURS McALAN, 1957, FIRST EDITION Hardcover with Jacket, 8vo,257pp.Unclipped jacket chipped and worn . Boards slightly bumped. Contents have very minor spotting to eps. Booksellers sticker to front paste down. (Kingstons ltd, Rhodesia), Owners name to ffep, otherwise clean and tight. Overall Poor / Very Good  First Edition (Stated) (Book ref 298) £8.00

NICHOLAS MONSARRAT: THE CRUEL SEA Cassell & Company Ltd. September 1951, First Printing Hardcover, no jacket. 8vo, 416pp. Turquoise boards have slight bumping and edgewear with a very slight lean to the spine. Contents very good BUT there is an ex-libris book plate to the ffep and very light spotting to eps and foredge. (Book ref 501) £18.00

NORAH H. MARCH: TOWARDS RACIAL HEALTH. A  Handbook for Parents, Teachers, & Social Workers on the Training of Boys and Girls. George Routledge & Sons Limited. London. 1920. fourth edition. Hardcover, 12mo, 326pp. Dark Blue cloth boards have slight edgewear. Gilt lettering to spine just starting to fade. Contents very clean and tight. Overall: Very Good (Book ref 400) £12.00

OSWALD KENDALL: THE STORMY PETREL Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd. n.d. Reprint Hardcover, 284pp plus adverts. 18mo.Boards have edgewear with some scrapes. Contents clean  and tight but browning. Overall: Reading Copy (Book ref 517) £2.00

PATRICIA WENTWORTH: THE ALINGTON INHERITANCE Hodder and Stoughton, London.1960. Hardcover with jacket. 12mo, 222pp. A Miss Silver Mystery. Uncliupped Jacket has edgewear and creasing. Boards very good. Contents have inscription to ffep, otherwise Very Good. (Book ref 608) £8.00

PERCY. THOMAS.: RELIQUES OF ANCIENT ENGLISH POETRY CONSISTING OF OLD HEROIC BALLADS, SONGS ..... Henry G. Bohn, London. 1872 fourth edition. Hardcover, 8vo, 307pp. Decorated red cloth with Gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Boards bumped with spine very slightly faded. Cloth around some edges just starting to fray. Front Inner hinge cracked but very clean contents still firm Overall: Reading Copy (Book ref 755) £12.00

PHILIP HUGHES: RAGGED ROBIN Collins, London. 1941 First Edition Hardcover, 12mo, 286pp. Boards bumped with sunning to spine and top edge.  Contents very clean, bright and tight. Overall: Good+. Very Scarce First Edition (Book ref 407) £58.00

PHILIP HUGHES: WILD HONEY COLLINS, LONDON. February 1940 2nd printing Hardcover, 12mo, 255pp. Red cloth very faded on spine. contents clean, bright and tight. Overall: Very Good except for spine. (Book ref 428) £28.00

PORTER, GENE STRATTON: THE SONG OF THE CARDINAL Hodder and Stoughton,London. 1913 Hardcover 12mo, 158pp. Jacket damaged with chips, small closed tears and edgewear. Blue cloth boards with impressed bird to front. Boards very good. Contents have ffep missing and very slightly shaken. Some age browning to page edges. Overall: Poor / Good. (Book ref 780) £25.00

RALPH CONNOR: THE MAN FROM GLENGARRY Hodder and Stoughton, London. 1902 Hardcover, 12mo, 440pp. Red clothe boards have edgewear with slight sunning to spine.  Contents have owners name to pre-title page, otherwise very good. (Book ref 621) £6.00

ROBERT COCHRANE: THE ECCLESIASTICAL REMAINS AT SLIGO ABBEY.  Sligo Abbey A National Monument in the charge of the commisioners of Public Works. Stationery Office, Dublin, c1964 Folio Booklet. Green Cover. Has been folded in half but still very good. Two staples just starting to rust. (Book ref 208) £18.00

ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON: VIRGINIBUS PUERISQUE AND OTHER PAPERS Chatto & Windus, London. 1910, Fine Paper Edition. Hardcover, 18m0, 193pp. Burgandy leather(ette) boards with gilt rosette to front and decoration to spine. Small inscription on pre-title page, otherwise Very Good (Book ref 430) £6.00

ROLAND WILD: EXTENSION NIGHT Rich & Cowan, Ltd. London.No Date Hardcover, 12mo, 256pp. Red Cloth Boards bumped with sunning to spine. Contents clean and tight. Overall: Good (Book ref 421) £5.00

RONALD FIRBANK: FIVE NOVELS. Valmouth, The flower beneath the foot, Prancing Nigger, etc. Gerald Duckworth & Co. Ltd. London 1951 reprint. Hardcover with Jacket, 8vo,472pp. Unclipped Jacket verfy good BUT has small chips and edgewear. Yellow boards and contents Very Good BUT there is a small inscription on front paste down. (Book ref 452) £8.00

ROSAMUNDE PILCHER: SEPTEMBER New English Library, 1990, first edition, signed by author Very good clipped jacket (now in protective sleeve) over very good book. Book has previous owners inscription to ffep, but otherwise very good, with the title page signed by the author. ISBN; 0450528685 (Book ref 138) £35.00

ROSEMARY REES: MISS TIVERTON'S SHIPWRECK Wright & Brown Ltd. London. No Date. Hardcover, 12mo, 258pp. Orange cloth boards bumped with a closed tear to front top hinge approz 1". Contents very clean and tight. Overall: Fair. (Book ref 367) £5.00

RUBY M. AYRES: OWNER GONE ABROAD Hodder and Stoughton, London. 1939 reprint. Hardcover, 16mo, 313pp. Red cloth boards with slightly sunned spine. and very slight bumping to corners. Contents clean, bright and tighht. Overall: Good (Book ref 408) £8.00

S.R. CROCKETT: THE RAIDERS Being ome Passages in the Life of John Faa, Lord and Earl of Little Egypt Eveleigh Nash & Grayson Ltd. London. 1922 Hardcover, 12mo, 409pp. Blue cloth boards bumped with edgewear and fading. Contnets just starting to crack at front. Overall: Reading Copy (Book ref 370) £4.00

SAYERS, DOROTHY L.: GREAT SHORT STORIES OF DETECTION, MYSTERY AND HORROR Victor Gollancz Ltd. London. 1952 reprint Hardcover, 12mo, 1069pp. Red boards have slight edgewear and spine sunned, also light markings. Contents however are in very good condition with just light age browning.Overall an excellent reading copy (Book ref 867) £12.00

SAYERS, DOROTHY L.: GREAT SHORT STORIES OF DETECTION, MYSTERY AND HORROR PART FIVE Victor Gollancz Ltd. London. 1952. seventh imp. Hardover, 12mo, 505pp. Red boards sunned to spine with some marks to spine. Contents have very light spotting to eps only. Overall, an excellent reading copy (Book ref 868) £12.00

SCOTT, MICHAEL: TOM CRINGLE'S LOG Thomas Nelson and sons. nd. Hardcover 16mo, 576pp.Red impressed cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Binding slightly shaken and boards very slightly bumped.Pages just starting to show very slight age tanning. Great Reading Copy (Book ref 898) £4.00

SIMON HARVESTER: SILK ROAD The Mystery Book Guild, 1962 Hardcover with Jacket, 7" x 5", 187pp.  Unclipped Jacket has closed tears and a small pen mark. Boards and contents Very Good (Book ref 317) £5.00

SIR JOHN LUBBOCK, BART: THE PLEASURES OF LIFE Macmillan and Co, 1893. 101st thousand Hardcover,12mo,280pp. Hardcover with red cloth and gilt decoration. Very slight bumping and sunning of spine.Contents clean and tight. Very good reading copy. (Book ref 605) £10.00

105. SIR WALTER SCOTT: OLD MORTALITY 2VOLS THE TEMPLE EDITION OF THE WAVERLEY NOVELS X AND XI J.M. DENT, LONDON. 1898. Green Leather with Gilt Decoration to front and spine. 6" x 4", 300,335pp. Boards bumped to corners with wear and fading to spine. Contents clean and tight. Overall: good (Book ref 381) £10.00

STEEL, FLORA  ANNIE.: VOICES IN THE NIGHT William Heinemann, London. 1900 Hardcover, 12mo, 365pp plus adverts to rear. No jacket. Green decorated boardsshowing birds at a stream. Boards bumped to corners, otherwise very good. Contents missing ffep and post title page. Rough cut pages, otherwise clean and tight. (Book ref 808)£8.00

STEPHEN CRANE: THE RED BADGE OF COURAGE AND OTHER STORIES Oxford University Press, London. 1960 Hardcover with Jacket, small 6" x 3.5", 366pp. Unclipped jacket slightly grubby with edgewear. Boards and contents very good with only slight spotting to page edges. Overall Good/ Very Good (Book ref 375) £5.00

STUART CLOETE: THE CURVE AND THE TUSK Collins, London. 1953. First Edition Hardcover with Jacket, 12mo, 253pp. Unclipped jacket has edgewear and small chips to spine top. Boards and contents clean, bright and tight. Overall: Good / Very Good (Book ref 444) £6.00

SUSAN SCARLETT: SALLY - ANN Hodder and Stoughton, London. 1941 Hardcover, 16mo, 254pp. Red cloth boards bumped to corners with spine sunned. Contents very clean, tight and bright. Overall: Very Good. Scarce book. (Book ref 410) £100.00

SUSSMAN, LYLE. PH.D., DEEP, SAM. STIBER, ALEX.: LOST & FOUND The Story of how One Man Discovered the Secrets of Leadership Crown Business, New York. 2004 First Edition Stated. Hardcover with Unclipped Jacket. Slight shelfwear otherwise very good. (Book ref 984) £7.00

SYDNEY HORLER: GENTLEMAN-IN-WAITING Hutchinson & Co. London. N.D. 9th Thousand. Hardcover, 12mo, 224pp.Turquoise cloth boards  slightly bumped and faded to spine. Contents very good, clean and tight. Overall: Good (Book ref 522) £10.00

SYMONS, BERYL: DREAM LOVER Herbert Jenkins Limited. London. second printing Hardcover, 12mo, 312pp plus adverts. Ornge cloth boards with black lettering and decoration. Slight edgewear and very slight marking to boards. Owners name to ffep, otherwise contents very good. Overall; Good (Book ref 849) £20.00

TED ALLBEURY: AID AND COMFORT Hodder & Stoughton, 1997, first edition. Hardcover with Jacket. Unclipped jacket in protective sleeve has slight edgewear and a very small closed tear to spine snd. Ex Libris with all the usual stamps. Contents good. Full publishers number line.Overall Good/Good (Book ref 172) £12.00

TOLSTOY, LEO: ANNA  KARENINA (Vol 1) Random House, New York. 1939 Hardcover, 8vo, 520pp. No Jacket. Biege boards with red label to spine. Volume 1 only. Boards very very slightly grubby. Small inscription to front paste down, contents otherwise very good. (Book ref 747) £6.00

TONI MORRISON: THE BLUEST EYE (complete with afterward booklet) Chatto & Windus. London. 1993. Hardcover, 8vo, 164pp. Unclipped jacket (now in protective sleeve) very good with very slight shelfwear. Boards and contents near fine with fine booklet to rear. (Book ref 717) £55.00

TREACY, Michael. & WEIRSEMA, Fred.: THE DISCIPLINE OF MARKET LEADERS (Signed by the Author) Addison-Wesley Publishing Company. 1996 reprint Hardcover with Unclipped jacket. 8vo, 208pp. Signed by the author on ffep. Jacket has slight shelfwear and "Signed by the Author" sticker to front. Boards and contents near Fine. (Book ref 991) £10.00

TURNER, W.J. (EDITOR): IMPRESSIONS OF ENGLISH  LITERATURE Collins, London. 1944. Hardcover, small quarto, 324pp. Unclipped jacket has edgewear with small closed tears. Boards slight bumping and contents very good, clean and tight, only small inscription to ffep. Overall: Fair / Very Good (Book ref 807) £6.00

UNKNOWN: LATIN AMERICAN SPANISH IN THREE MONTHS (Language Course) Hunter Publishing Paperback and four cassettes in clam shell case. Very Good (Book ref 985) £12.00

W.H. LANE CRAUFORD: DOGS IN CLOVER Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. No Date Hardcover, 12mo, 256pp. Red cloth boards bumped with sunning to spine. Contents very clean and tight. Overall: Good (Book ref 393) £15.00

W.H. LANE CRAUFORD: THE MARRIAGE OF SOPHIE Ward, Lock & Co., Limited. 1940 First Eition Hardcover , 12mo, 253pp. Biege cloth boards slughtly grubby with slight edgewear. Contents very clean and tight. Overall: Very Good (Book ref 366) £45.00

W.P. KINSELLA: RED WOLF RED WOLF Collins, Toronto.1987 first edition. Hardcover with Jacket, 8.5" x 5.5", 182pp. Near fine unclipped jacket. Contents have a small owners inscription to ffep. Overall: Near Fine / Near Fine. (Book ref 403) £5.00

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