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1 Achilles Tatius Achillis Tatii Alexandrini De Clitophontis et Leucippes Amoribus Libri Viii Graece et Latine
Biponti : Ex typographia Societatis 1792 Biponti : Ex typographia Societatis 1792 1792 Half Calf Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, xx,363pp. Bound in half calf, calf corners, marble boards, raised bands, gilt tooling, top gilt edge, marble endpapers. Calf lightly rubbed, some minor abrasion wear, joints have wear lines, but boards firmly attached.Internally, previous owners bookplate. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A nice copy. 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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2 Barker Clive The Great and Secret Shadow the First Book of the Art
London Collins and Harvill Press 1989 First Edition 8vo Signed by Author
Limited to 526 copies, this being no 298, signed by Clive Barker. Bound in original publishers black leather/leatherette, with gilt title lettering, full gilt edges. Binding in fine condition. Internally, pages clean bright, unread. Housed in original publishers box.8038.A1 
Price: 135.00 GBP
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3 Browning Robert The Inn Album
London Smith Elder & Co 1875 First Edition Small 8 Vo 
Collation, 211[1]pp, complete with half title. Bound in original publishers green cloth. Cloth lightly rubbed, darkened/marked, but in good condition. Internally, no writing or marking, endpaper joints slightly weak, pages in very good clean condition. A nice copy. Book measures 12x18cm. Weight 750g.A71 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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4 Campbell Ramsey The Doll Who Ate His Mother
London Millington 1976 0860000761 / 9780860000761 First Edition Very Good Plus, Near Fine Very Good Plus Near Fine 8vo Signed by Author
Inscribed on free endpaper '' for Jim Fisher all the best from Ramsey Campell 25.2.78. ''. A very good clean publishers hardcover binding. dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A63 
Price: 32.99 GBP
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5 Carroll Lewis The Hunting of the Snark an Agony in Eight Fits
London Macmillan & Co 1906 Very Good 8vo Henry Holiday 
Book measures 7 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches. xi,[3],83 pages, 9 full page illustrations. Bound in original publishers decorative gilt cloth, full gilt edges. Cloth lightly rubbed, slight wear loss on head and tail of spine. Binding in good clean bright condition. Internally, extensive annotation in pencil on fixed endpaper, pages clean. A very nice copy. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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6 Dawlish Peter Captain Peg Leg's War
Oxford Oxford University Press 1939 First Edition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Colltion, 256pp. Bound in original publishers cloth, top edge coloured, other edges have some fox spotting, binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket price clipped, rubbed along edges, dust stained, but in very good condition. Internally, contents holding firm, no loose pages, gift inscription of free endpaper, some very occasional spotting, pages and illustrations in very good clean condition. A very good copy. Book measures 14x19cm. Weight 750g.A57 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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7 De Quincey Thomas The Collected Writings ( Complete in 14 Volumes )
London A & C Black 1897 Near Fine Very Good 8vo 
Complete in 14 volumes. Rare to find in dust jackets. Bound in original publishers blue cloth, with gilt title lettering on spines.All bindings in excellent near fine condition. Dust jackets with portrait on upper panel, adverts on bottom cover and flap. Slightly darkened on spines, light abrasion wear on base of spines. All dust jackets in very good condition. Internally, no loose pages, no writing/marking, pages in very good clean condition throughout. A very nice clean set. A65 
Price: 850.00 GBP
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Dombey and Son, DICKENS CHARLES
8 DICKENS CHARLES Dombey and Son
London Bradbury and Evans 1848 First Edition Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. First edition, first issue, meeting Eckel points, lacking half title. Collation, engraved frontis, engraved title, printed title, xvi, 624pp, 40 plates, as index, 8 line errata. Bound in period or early quater calf, marble boards, raised bands, gilt tooing, coloured edges, marble endpapers. At some time, [ not recently ], the binding has been restored. Showing some signs of wear, marble pattern on boards, rubbed. Generally a nice clean firm binding. Internally, plates are clean, [ possibly washed ]. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A very nice copy, in a period or early binding. 
Price: 500.00 GBP
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9 Farnol Jeffery The Amateur Gentleman
London Sampson Low, Marston and Co Ltd 1913 First Edition Very Good 8vo 
First edition, first impression. Collation, xi+599pp, +14+2pp adverts, half title present. Bound in original publishers green cloth, with gold and white title lettering. Cloth light rubbed, slightly bumped on bottom of spine, top edge dust marked. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally,previous owners bookplate, first and last few pages have light spotting, rear paper hinge joint slightly rippling or pulling. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice clean copy.A17 
Price: 135.00 GBP
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10 Grattan Smith T. E. The Cave of a Thousand Columns
London Hutchinson & Co 1938 First Edition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Collation, 288pp. Bound in original publishers cloth, binding in excellent condition, without and real signs of wear. Dust jacket clipped on inner flap, ( not sure if price clipped, as price is on red sticker ) light rubbed on edges, dust marked/stained, but in very good condition. Internally, contents holding firm, no loose pages, previous owners name and stamp, dated 1943, also early gift inscription, no other writing or marking, pages in very good clean condition throughout. Book measures 14x20cm. Weight 750g.A54 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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11 Haggard H. Rider Dr Therne
London Longman, Green, and Co 1898 First Edition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Collation, viii+2+253+1pp. Bound in original publishers cloth, cloth and outer pages edges dusty, binding in good firm condition. Internally, decorative endpapers, some fox spotting mainly to first few pages, but generally pages in good clean condition. A very good copy.A67 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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12 Haggard H. Rider Swallow A Tale of the Great Trek
London Longmans Green And Co 1899 First Edition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Collation, viii+2+348pp+ 8 illustrations. Bound in original publishers cloth, binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, no writing or marking, pages and illustations in very good clean condition. A very good clean copy.A68 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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13 Henty G. A. At Agincourt a Tale of the White Hoods of Paris
London Blackie and Son Limited 1897 First Edition Decorative Cloth Very Good 8vo Wal Paget 
First edition, first impression. All the correct issue points from Dartt bibliography. Books measures 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, [11],384pp, 32pp catalogue, 12 illustrations. Bound in original publishers decorative cloth. Cloth very lightly rubbed, slight lean on spine, slightly faded. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, small stamp and previous owners name on free endpaper, pages and plates in very good clean condition. A very nice copy. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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14 Henty G. A. With Frederick the Great a Story of the Seven Years War
London Blackie and Son Limited 1898 First Edition Decorative Cloth Very Good 8vo 
First edition, first impression. All correct issue points as Dartt bibliography. Book measures 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, [1],384pp, 32pp catalogue, 12 illustrations. Bound in original publishers decorative cloth. Cloth very light rubbed, minor abrasion wear. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners name, dated 1897, on blank endpaper, some light spotting to a few pages. Pages and illustrations in very good clean condition. A very nice copy. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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15 Hilton James [ Signed Copy ] Time and Time Again
Boston Little, Brown and Company 1953 First Edition Very Good Near Very Good 8vo Signed by Author
Inscribed on free endpaper '' For Herbert Marks with all good wishes from James Hilton July 1953 ''. Bound in original publishers turquoise cloth. Lean on spine. Binding in good clean firm condition. Dust jacket rubbed, chipped with some loss. Jacket in good clean condition. Internally, pages clean. A nice clean inscribed copy. 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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Valse Caprice, Holt Gavin
16 Holt Gavin Valse Caprice
London Hodder & Stoughton 1932 First Edition Very Good Plus Very Good 8vo 
Books measures 7 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches. 319[1]pp. Bound in original publishers light blue cloth, with black lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket has a few crease marks, some dust/dirt marking. Jacket is complete, and in very good condition. Internally, pages in very good clean condition. A very nice copy, in a rare dust jacket. 
Price: 350.00 GBP
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Maxwell, Hook Theodore
17 Hook Theodore Maxwell
London Richard Bentley 1834 Publishers Cloth Very Good Small 8vo 
Book measures 7 x 4 3/4 inches. Collation, 567[1],pp, 2pp, booklist, 8pp catalogue, engraved frontis, and additional engraved title page, plus Bentley title page. Bound in original publishers cloth. Rebacked retaining most of the original spine. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, some light browing or spotting to frontis and title. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A nice solid copy. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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18 Horseman Elain The Hubbles and the Robot
London Chatto & Windus. 1968 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall John Sergeant 
First edition, first impression, (not a later reprint) Collation, 176pp. Bound in original publishers cloth, binding in excellent condition. Dust jacket, not price clipped, very slight dusty, a few very small nicks,small abrasion wear mark on top panel, but in excellent condition. Internally, contents holding firm, no loose pages, no writing or marking, pages in very good clean condition. Would be hard to find such a nice clean copy. Book measures 14x20cm.Weight 600g.A57 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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19 James Montague Rhodes A Warning to the Curious and Other Ghost Stories
London Edward Arnold & Co 1925 First Edition 8vo 
First edition.Book measures 7 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches.200 pages, half title. Bound in original publishers grey cloth, with black title lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed, some light staining, very minor wear. Generally binding slightly grubby, dust marked, but in good firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, small patch of light staining to endpaper. Pages in good clean condition. A good copy, in a good solid binding. 
Price: 375.00 GBP
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20 James Montague Rhodes More Ghost Stories of an Antiquary
London Edward Arnold 1911 First Edition Publishers Cloth Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Book measures 8 1/2 x 6 inches. Collation, vi,274pp, 2pp advert, half title, advert opposite title. Bound in original publishers grey cloth, black lettering, image of Bat on top board. Cloth lightly rubbed, a few small stain marks, some dust marking. Generally binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A nice copy. 
Price: 380.00 GBP
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