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The Sleepless Moon

By: Bates, H. E.

Price: £4.05

Publisher: London, The Companion Book Club: 1957

Seller ID: 10462

Condition: Very Good


Size 7½" x 4¾" 320 pages. Burgundy cloth covered boards with gilt titles on a navy blue panel on the spine. Condition very good, covers slightly worn, else fine, contents clean, complete, intact View more info

Winding Road, A Novel

By: Bell, Neil

Price: £14.99

Publisher: 48 Pall Mall, Published: London, W. Collins Sons & Co. Ltd.: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10201

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth bound boards with gilt titles to the spine. The Dustjacket is a cream colour, with an illustration by J Z Atkinson on the front. The spine of the dustjacket has the title and a smaller version of the illustration from the front, and the back has a publisher's advertisement. Size Octavo, 8½" x 6", 639 pages. Dustjacket condition very good/near fine, not clipped. slight fraying to bottom edge, tiny loss to top right corner, and slight age discolouration. Book condition Near Fine, slight rubbing to bottom edge, else no wear. 1934 First Edition, with dustjacket. Also found ins... View more info

John Brown's Body

By: Benet, Stephen Vincent, with an Introduction by Leonard Bacon

Price: £4.86

Publisher: London, Published: Readers Union, Oxford University Press: 1945

Seller ID: 10162

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth covered boards with titles stamped in white on the spine. Size 7 1/2" x 5" Published during the war to the authorized economy standard. Condition very good, slight fading to spine edges. View more info

Destination Unknown

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: £47.71

Publisher: St James's Place, London, Publisher: Collins: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10044

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition. Fine copy in Near Fine unclipped Dust Jacket. Unusual story involving a vanished nuclear scientist. Plain red cloth bound boards under dust jacket. Size 7.5" x 5". Minute spotting to edges only of end paper, title page to page 11. An exceptional copy of this hard to find first edition of this novel. View more info

Bill Bailey's Lot

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: £4.05

Publisher: London, Guild Publishing, BCA: 1987

Seller ID: 10240

Condition: Very Good


Book Condition Very Good/Near Fine, Jacket condition Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

A Dinner of Herbs

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: £4.05

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates, By Arrangement with William Heinemann Ltd.: 1985

Seller ID: 10890

Condition: Near Fine


Size 8" x 5", 610 pages. Green hard cover with gilt titles to the spine, illustrated dustjacket. Book condition near fine, corners and spine edges slightly rubbed. Dustjacket condition very good, spine faded, else fine. View more info

The Maltese Angel. Signed By Catherine Cookson

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: £44.31

Publisher: London, Bantam Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 12541

ISBN: 0593021320

Condition: Near Fine


1992 First Edition. Signed by Catherine Cookson on the bookplate of David E. Green M.B.E. Size 9.25" x 6", 480 pages. Green hard cover with gilt titles to the spine. Conditin near fine, corners slightly rubbed, else fine. Dust jacket condition near fine, edges slightly creased else fine, not price clipped. From The Library of Captain David E. Green M.B.E. View more info

The Man Who Cried. Signed By Catherine Cookson

By: Cookson, Catherine

Price: £61.34

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 12556

Condition: Near Fine


1979 First Edition. Signed by Catherine Cookson on the bookplate of David E. Green M.B.E. to the Title page. Size 8.5" x 5.25", 279 pages. Green hard cover with gilt titles to the spine. Dust jacket illustrated by Rger Coleman. Book condition near fine, corners slightly rubbed, else fine. Dust jacket condition very good, 1" closed tear to upper front flap edge, spine ends creased and slightly chipped, spine slightly sunned, else fine, not price clipped. From The Library of Captain David E. Green M.B.E. View more info

Broome Stages

By: Dane, Clemence

Price: £28.78

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10630

Condition: Good


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. First edition, new impression. Size 9" x 6" 703 pages. Tan cloth covered boards with gilt titles on the front cover and spine. With highly decorative title page by Rex Whistler. Condition good, the front and back boards are very faded and worn along their outer edges but the pages are very clean. Saga of an english theatrical family, by the author of "A Bill of Divorcement". View more info

The Jade of Destiny

By: Farnol, Jeffery

Price: £9.72

Publisher: London, Publisher: Sampson, Low, Marston & Co Ltd: 1949

Seller ID: 10038

Condition: Very Good


No date, c.1945. Hard cover, red cloth in dust jacket. Dust jacket illustration by J. Morton Sale. Size 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Condition Very Good, Near Fine. Dust Jacket condition Very Good, Near Fine. Spine of jacket has browned slightly with age, small part missing from top. Front and back are Fine. Price intact (5/- Net) . The front cover has a black monogram JF, bottom right corner, and is surrounded by a double black border. The back cover is plain. A glowing romance of the days of Queen Elizabeth. This example is in excellent condition. View more info

Another Day

By: Farnol, Jeffery

Price: £9.72

Publisher: London, Publisher: Sampson, Low, Marston & Co Ltd: 1949

Seller ID: 10041

Condition: Fine


Hard cover, red cloth in dust jacket. Dust jacket illustration by J. Morton Sale. Size 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Condition Near Fine/Fine. Dust Jacket condition Near Fine/Fine. Spine of jacket has browned with age, Front and back are Near Fine, only a couple of minutes frays to the edge of the jacket. Inner turn-ins fine. Price intact (4/- Net) . The front cover has a black monogram JF, bottom right corner, and is surrounded by a double black border. The back cover is plain. This example is in excellent condition. View more info

The High Adventure

By: Farnol, Jeffery

Price: £8.91

Publisher: London, Publisher: Sampson, Low, Marston & Co Ltd:

Seller ID: 10043

Condition: Fine


No date, c.1949. Hard cover, red cloth in dust jacket. Dust jacket illustration looks like by J. Morton Sale but not signed like they normally are. Size 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Condition Near Fine/Fine. Dust Jacket condition Near Fine/Fine. Spine of jacket has browned with age, Front and back are Near Fine, only a couple of minutes frays to the edge of the jacket spine. Inner turn-ins fine. Price intact (5/- Net) . The front cover has a black monogram JF, bottom right corner, and is surrounded by a double black border. The back cover is plain. This example is in excellent conditi... View more info

Wild Horses

By: Francis, Dick

Price: £12.15

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1994

Seller ID: 12429

ISBN: 0718136039

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth. Spine ends rubbed, pages slightly age toned, else fine. 282pp all in fine condition. Dust Jacket, spine ends slightly creased, else fine. Not Price Clipped. Gripping thriller set against the background of villainy, the film industry & horse-racing, from this acknowledged master narrator. View more info

Break In

By: Francis, Dick

Price: £13.64

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12430

ISBN: 0718125975

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth. Spine ends rubbed, pages slightly age toned, else fine. 272pp all in fine condition. Dust Jacket, spine ends creased, a few small marks to cover, else fine. Not Price Clipped. View more info

Hot Money

By: Francis, Dick

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12432

ISBN: 0718128516

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth. Spine ends rubbed, pages slightly age toned, else fine. 278pp all in fine condition. Dust Jacket, spine ends slightly creased, else fine. Not Price Clipped. When someone tries to kill an elderly millionaire, his colourful family are immediate suspects. The hunt for the killer leads to a chase from racecourse to racecourse across the world. View more info

The Edge

By: Francis, Dick

Price: £13.12

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12433

ISBN: 0718131797

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth. Spine ends rubbed, pages slightly age toned, else fine. 283pp all in fine condition. Dust Jacket, spine ends slightly creased, else fine. Not Price Clipped. A story of drama and intrigue set on the sinister side of the international racing circuit. Tor Kelsey, an undercover agent for the Jockey Club's Security Service's trails Julius Apollo Filmer, a blackmailer and murderer, on to a luxury train carrying several racehorse owners across Canada. View more info

Driving Force

By: Francis, Dick

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12434

ISBN: 0718134826

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth. Spine ends rubbed, one corner bumped, pages slightly age toned, else fine. 277pp all in fine condition. Dust Jacket, spine ends creased, creased on one corner, else fine. Price Clipped. The drivers for a fleet of horsebox transporters know not to pick up hitchhikers, but of course one day they do, and by the time they reach base the passenger is dead. This unwelcome corpse sweeps the owner into a complicated conspiracy where little is as it seems, and where, like it or not, he has to fight to save not just his business but his very life. View more info

In the Frame. Signed by Dick Francis

By: Francis, Dick

Price: £81.79

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 12436

ISBN: 0718115279

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth, Signed by Author on endpaper. Best wishes Dick Francis. Spine ends rubbed. one corner slightly bumped, else fine. 252pp all in fine condition. Dust Jacket. Spine ends slightly creased, some very light shelf wear. Not Price Clipped. First of the author's novels to leave the racetrack and focus on international thieves stealing paintings and antiques. View more info

Bonecrack. Inscribed By Dick Francis

By: Francis, Dick

Price: £132.91

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 12437

ISBN: 0718108981

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth, maps on pasredowns. Authors presentation copy inscribed to half-title 'Diana Spices. You are always a wonderful customer very many thanks. Very best wishes, & I hope your horses have a good season. Dick Francis 16/10/71', with light orange flecks from preceding endpaper. Spine ends rubbed, else fine. 215pp all on fine condition. Dust Jacket, Top of spine rubbed, else fine. Not Price Clipped. View more info

Twice Shy

By: Francis, Dick

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12438

ISBN: 0718120566

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth. Spine ends rubbed, pages slightly age toned, else fine. 249pp all in fine condition. Dust Jacket, spine ends rubbed, small hole bottom of spine, else fine. Price Clipped. View more info