Category: Fiction

Sort

showing 1-20 of 52

Image for Achillis Tatii Alexandrini De Clitophontis et Leucippes Amoribus Libri Viii Graece et Latine

Achillis Tatii Alexandrini De Clitophontis et Leucippes Amoribus Libri Viii Graece et Latine

By: Achilles Tatius

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Biponti : Ex typographia Societatis 1792, Biponti : Ex typographia Societatis 1792: 1792

Seller ID: 097399


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. View more info

The Great and Secret Shadow the First Book of the Art

By: Barker Clive

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London, Collins and Harvill Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 008038


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 View more info

The Inn Album

By: Browning Robert

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Smith Elder & Co: 1875

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006034


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 View more info

The Doll Who Ate His Mother

By: Campbell Ramsey

Price: £32.99

Publisher: London, Millington: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 008376


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 View more info

Image for The Hunting of the Snark an Agony in Eight Fits

The Hunting of the Snark an Agony in Eight Fits

By: Carroll Lewis

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co: 1906

Seller ID: 097342


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. View more info

Captain Peg Leg's War

By: Dawlish Peter

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005089


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 View more info

The Collected Writings ( Complete in 14 Volumes )

By: De Quincey Thomas

Price: £850.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1897

Seller ID: 008027


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 clea... View more info

Image for Dombey and Son

Dombey and Son

By: DICKENS CHARLES

Price: £500.00

Publisher: London, Bradbury and Evans: 1848

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097216


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 clea... View more info

Image for Bleak House

Bleak House

By: DICKENS CHARLES

Price: £375.00

Publisher: London, Bradbury and Evans: 1853

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097604


First edition. First issue, with all three typographical errors present: p.19, line 6: '' elgble '';p.209, line 23: '' chair '' instread of ''hair'': and p.275, line 22:''counsinship'' instrad of ''cousinship'', plus the errata printed in five lines.Collation, xvi,624pp, 39 plates, complete as index. Bound in periof half calf, calf corners, decorative cloth boards, gilt lines, raised bands, gilt tooling, leather title label, full marble edges and endpapers. At some time,... View more info

Image for Little Dorrit

Little Dorrit

By: DICKENS CHARLES

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, Bradbury and Evans: 1857

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097610


All first issue points. First Edition, first issue. XIV+625 pages p. With the points as called for including: the three line errata on page xiv, "William" for "Frederick" on page 317 line 27, B2 instead of BB2 on pp. 371, lacking errata on page 467, and "Rigaud" for "Blandois" on pp. 469, 470, 472, and 473. Collation, xiv,625pp, 39 plates, as index.Bound in original publishers half calf, calf corners, marble boards, raised bands, gilt line... View more info

The Amateur Gentleman

By: Farnol Jeffery

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston and Co Ltd: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009045


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 clea... View more info

The Cave of a Thousand Columns

By: Grattan Smith T. E.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005087


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 thro... View more info

Swallow A Tale of the Great Trek

By: Haggard H. Rider

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green And Co: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004364


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 View more info

Dr Therne

By: Haggard H. Rider

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Green, and Co: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004365


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 View more info

At Agincourt a Tale of the White Hoods of Paris

By: Henty G. A.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Blackie and Son Limited: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 095887


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. View more info

With Frederick the Great a Story of the Seven Years War

By: Henty G. A.

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Blackie and Son Limited: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 095889


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... View more info

Image for Time and Time Again

Time and Time Again

By: Hilton James [ Signed Copy ]

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 097376


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. View more info

Image for Valse Caprice

Valse Caprice

By: Holt Gavin

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 096248


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. View more info

Image for Maxwell

Maxwell

By: Hook Theodore

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1834

Seller ID: 095970


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. View more info

The Hubbles and the Robot

By: Horseman Elain

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus.: 1968

Seller ID: 005065


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 View more info