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I Will Repay: A Story of the Scarlet Pimpernel

By: Baroness Orczy

Price: £13.64

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton: 1938

Edition: Thirtieth Edition

Seller ID: 11377

Condition: Very Good


1938 thirtieth edition. Size 7" x 4.5", 256 pages. Red cloth with blind H&S and lines to the front cover and black titles to the spine, top page edge red, red pastedowns and endpapers. Yellow dustjacket with soldier illustration. Book condition very good, corners and edges rubbed, spine and cover edges toned, contents clean. Dust jacket condition very good, corners and edges slightly rubbed, a little toned, spine toned, not clipped, price on spine 2'- net. A Scarlet Pimpernel story. View more info

The Jungle Spies

By: Bevan, Tom

Price: £8.10

Publisher: London and Glasgow, Collins Clear Type Press:

Seller ID: 10045

Condition: Very Good


c.1933?. 315 pages. Size 12mo 7.5" x 5". Orange cloth, title stamped black, illustrative boards. Front board is silhouette profile of boy's head and shoulders plus title and author. Spine has title, author, publisher and rugby player standing in front of posts. Part of the Collins' Green Lion Library series. Book in very good condition. No damage, 1 blank front paper has been removed. There is a full page colour frontispiece before the title page which is in Fine condition "He understood how near death had come to him" The jacket is in Fine condition. Tiny split at top and bott... View more info

MAMista. Inscribed By Len Deighton

By: Deighton, Len

Price: £120.49

Publisher: New York, HarperPaperbacks: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 12561

Condition: Very Good


1991 First Paperback Edition, First printing, with number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. Signed and inscribed by Len Deighton to the Title Page "For David Green MBE Congratulations and compliments upon your birthday celebration and having a caring son. Yours sincerely Len Deighton" Size 6.75" x 4", 455 pages. Green cover with gilt and white titles. Condition Very good / Near fine. Corners slightly rubbed, pages yellowing, else fine. Accompanied by a wonderful personal and amusing note from Len Deighton. David Green had written to Len Deighton a couple of times to try to get his boo... View more info

The Ipcress File. First Edition, First Printing

By: Deighton, Len

Price: £602.44

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013566

Condition: Very Good+


1962, Stated First Edition, First Printing. Size Octavo, 7.75" X 5", 223 Pages. Orange Hard Cover With Gilt Titles To The Spine. Dust Jacket With Titles And Photograph Of A Gun, Bullet And Cup Of Coffee. Wrapper Designed By Raymond Hawkey. Rare First State Dust Jacket, Without The Review. Book Condition Very Good Plus, Corners And Bottom Edge Slightly Rubbed, Pages Slightly Toned, Slightly More So At The Page Edges But Thankfully No Foxing, Else Contents Clean. Dust Jacket Condition Very Good, Top And Bottom Edges Rubbed, Chipped And Browned, 2" Repaired Tear To Front Panel Also Sl... View more info

Vanished Messenger

By: E. Phillips Oppenheim

Price: £17.05

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd.: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11437

Condition: Very Good


Size 7.5" x 5", 307 pages plus 31 pages of publisher's advertisements. Tan cloth with black titles to the front cover and spine. Condition very good, corners and edges rubbed, cover and spine slightly grubby, contents clean. View more info

You Only Live Twice

By: Fleming, Ian

Price: £27.26

Publisher: 30 Bedford Sq, Jonathan Cape: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11798

Condition: Poor


First Edition 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. black boards, title in silver on spine and gilt stamped in Japanese on front. Book Condition Poor rip on title page, rip between 24 - 28 with slight loss, prev owners name on endpaper, else fine. Dust Jacket Condition Good spine ends rubbed 2 small rips top of spine, price clipped View more info

The Endless Game. Signed and Inscribed By Bryan Forbes

By: Forbes, Bryan

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 10618

Condition: Fine


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. Signed by Bryan Forbes with a personal inscription to John and Mary Mills "Dearest Mary and Johnnie - dedicated on your birthday and on the night you analysed Bunter's golden oldies ! With 22 years love Bryan February 22 1986" First edition. Size 9½" x 6", 384 pages. Black cloth covered boards with gilt titles to the spine. Book condition fine. Dustjacket condition fine. View more info

Truth Lies Sleeping and Other Stories

By: Forbes, Bryan

Price: £140.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: London: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Mary Mills

Seller ID: 10619

Condition: Very Good


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. Signed Mary Hayley Bell (Mary Mills) Size 7½" x 5", 211 pages. Green cloth covered boards with cream titles to the spine. Beige dustjacket with large black titles. Book condition very good, top edge of cover quite faded as is bottom edge of spine, corners a little bumped, contents clean, complete, intact. Dustjacket condition very good, a few small nicks along the edges with tiny bit of loss, repaired tear back section, top edge front grubby, spine grubby, Not price clipped. View more info

Familiar Strangers. Signed and Inscribed By Bryan Forbes

By: Forbes, Bryan

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 10662

Condition: Fine


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. Signed and inscribed by Bryan Forbes with a personal message to John and Mary Mills "Dearest Mary and Johnnie. An appropriate title for our welcome reunion - Familiar I have always been, stranger I should never have been ! However ..... Love always Bryan April 5 1980." First Edition, third impression December 1979. Size 8¾" x 5½" pages. Brown hard cover with gilt titles to the spine. Book condition fine. Dustjacket condition near fine, spine ever so slightly faded else fine, not price clipped. View more info

The Fourth Protocol

By: Forsyth, Frederick

Price: £30.29

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co (Publishers) Ltd: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10702

ISBN: 0091586305

Condition: Near Fine


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. 8¾" x 5½", 448 pages including epilogue. Black cloth covered boards with stamped red rosette in the bottom corner of the front cover and silver titles to the spine, beige pastedowns and endpapers. Condition near fine, top corner front cover a little grubby, else fine. View more info

The Invisible Victory. Signed By Richard Gordon

By: Gordon, Richard

Price: £23.85

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 13040

Condition: Near Fine


1977 First Edition. Size 8.75" x 5.25", 310 pages. Signed by Richard Gordon to the title page "To Edna with love from Richard Gordon 25/5/77 Burnley" Black hard cover with gilt titles to the spine. With the dust jacket. Book condition near fine, corners very slightly rubbed, else fine. Dust jacket condition near fine, slight crease to top edge, else fine, not price clipped. Richard Gordon is the pen name used by Gordon Ostlere, an English surgeon and anaesthetist. As Richard Gordon, Ostlere has written several novels, screenplays for film and television and accounts of popular ... View more info

Hitler Needs You.

By: Jack Trevor Story

Price: £30.67

Publisher: London, Allison and Busby: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13500

ISBN: 0850310407

Condition: Near Fine


1970 First Edition. Size Octavo, 8.75" x 5.25", 143 pages. Lilac hard cover with gilt titles to the spine. Purple dust jacket with large orange and white titles. Book Condition near fine, corners and bottom edge slightly rubbed, 2mm of base of spine slightly faded, else fine, contents clean. Dust jacket condition very good, left part of front panel and spine a little faded, top and bottom edges slightly creased, else fine, not price clipped. View more info

The Bourne Ultimatum. Signed By Author

By: Ludlum, Robert

Price: £447.53

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1990

Edition: First Edition First Impression

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 12776

ISBN: 0394584082

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition First Impression. First Random House Edition, stated, number line "9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2" is correct for 1st printing with stated 1st Edition. Signed and Inscribed on the front endpaper by Robert Ludlum to Author Ruth Montgomery: "For Ruth Montgomery. Robert Ludlum. A Fellow Author I very much appreciate! My Best. RL" Size 9.5" x 6.25". Black hard cover with black cloth spine section and gilt titles to front cover and spine. Book condition near fine, corners and spine ends slightly rubbed, else fine. Dust jacket condition near fine, spine ends slightly creased, ... View more info

Imperial City

By: Rice, Elmer

Price: £15.90

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10684

Condition: Very Good


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. First Edition, second impression. Size 8¾" x 5½", 672 pages. Black cloth covered boards with stamped titles to the spine. Condition very good, edges rubbed esp spine edges, covers grubby, titles worn on spine, a few spots to endpapers otherwise contents clean. View more info

Dragon Harvest, A Novel

By: Sinclair, Upton

Price: £12.39

Publisher: 187 Piccadilly, W.1., Published: London: T. Werner Laurie Ltd.: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10129

Condition: Very Good


First published in Great Britain 1946. Black cloth bound boards with the title stamped in red onto the front cover and spine. Printed just after wartime. Publisher's logo on front endpaper states "Book Production War Economy Standard. This Book is produced in complete conformity with the authorized economy standards" Dedication from the author reads "To Ben W. Huebsch kindest of friends and most patient of publishers" Size 7 1/2" x 5 1/4", 639 pages. Condition Very good. Clean, complete and intact inside, tiny bumps to corners outside else fine. Follow up novel to The P... View more info

The Devil's Advocate. Signed By Morris West

By: West, Morris L.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 13044

Condition: Near Fine


1966 Reprint of First Edition. Signed by Morris West to the title page "For Timothy from Morris L. West" Size 8¼" x 5½", 319 pages. Blue hard cover with silver titles to the spine and silver autograph to front cover. Book condition near fine, corners and spine edges a little rubbed, else fine, contents clean. Dustjacket condition very good, edges a little rubbed, cover and spine slightly grubby, couple of spots on the inner flaps, else fine, not price clipped, price £1.50 net on sticker and 30s net on dust jacket. Italy 1944. In a small, barren town in Calabria, the local pa... View more info