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Foucault's Pendulum

By: Eco, Umberto

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg Ltd 1989: 1989

Edition: 1st English Edition

Book number: 57735

ISBN: 0436140969

Condition: Very Good


First edition translated by William Weaver, vii + 641 pp. Some fading to the spine of the dustjacket and paper browning particular, otherwise very good copy. 0436140969 View more info

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The Mill on the Floss. In three volumes

By: Eliot, George

Price: £1,500.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, William Blackwood and Sons 1860: 1860

Edition: First Edition, First Issue

Book number: 57003

Condition: Good


First edition, first issue. vi, 361; vi, 319; vi, 313, 16 pp. Original blind-stamped brown cloth with gilt lettering to spines. Slight wear to spine ends with short tear. Endpapers clean. Sprung sections to each volume. Hinges to vol. 3 split. Vol. two with text-block loose in case. Needs sprung sections returning. Edmonds & Remnants binder's ticket to rear pastedown of volume one. 16-page adverts to rear of volume three. Text clean. View more info

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Milton: Annual Lecture On A Master Mind. Henriette Hertz Trust of the British Academy

By: Eliot, T. S.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Cumberlege 1947: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 49067

Condition: Very Good


19 pp. First edition. Original grey printed paper wrappers. From the proceedings of the British Academy Volume XXXIII. Read on 26 March 1947. Wrappers edgeworn and bent. Pencil marginal annotations and some light pencil underlining. View more info

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The Sacred Wood : Essays on Poetry and Criticism

By: Eliot, T. S.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1920: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 56116

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first issue. xviii, 155 pp. Publisher's blind-stamped blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Boards clean. Internally clean. No ownership names. No adverts at rear. View more info

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Four Quartets

By: ELIOT, T. S.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber 1944: 1944

Edition: First Collected Edition

Book number: 60430

Condition: Good


First UK Collected Edition. Good in good dustjacket. Jacket has some curling to the edges, ring mark to front cover and darkened spine. Foxing to endpapers and cloth, text pages clean. View more info

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Blood On The Moon

By: Ellroy, James

Price: £150.00

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press 1984: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 47049

ISBN: 0892960698

Condition: Very Good


263 pp, inscribed to dear reader- on front endpaper in ink. 0892960698 View more info

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Because the Night

By: Ellroy, James

Price: £150.00

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press 1984: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 47050

ISBN: 089296071x

Condition: Very Good


280 pp, inscribed in ink to dear reader- on front endpaper. 089296071x View more info

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Suicide Hill

By: Ellroy, James

Price: £100.00

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press 1986: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 47051

ISBN: 0892962356

Condition: Very Good


280 pp, inscribed to dear vagabond dog- on front endpaper. 0892962356 View more info

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Saratoga Trunk

By: Ferber, Edna

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Doran & Company 1941: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 45138

Condition: Very Good


352 pp. Maroon half calf over maroon cloth. Spine gilt. Top edge gilt. Slight wear to spine. Previous owner's gilt initials to lower corner of front board. Original dust jacket bound in at rear. Bound for Sotheran's. View more info

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The Man with the Golden Gun

By: Fleming, Ian

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape 1965: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 49533

Condition: Very Good


221 pp. a very good unclipped copy, with some crushing to the jacket at the head of the spine, and small portions of loss to the top right hand corner of the jacket on the front panel. Nice and clean, no inscriptions.` View more info

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Thunderball

By: Fleming, Ian

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape 1961: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 59821

Condition: Good


254 pp. Hardback with gilt lettering to spine and in pictorial dust jacket. Lacking the front free endpaper, and with several holes burnt in the rear panel of the jacket. View more info

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The Man with the Golden Gun

By: Fleming, Ian

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape 1965: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 60010

Condition: Very Good


221 pp. Hardback in pictorial dust wrapper. Ink notations to jacket flap and coffee (?) stain to front panel of jacket. Front endpaper clipped. Boards clean. Internally clean. View more info

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Octopussy and The Living Daylights

By: Fleming, Ian

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape 1966: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 60429

Condition: Very Good


First Edition, 95 pp. Some darkening to the price clipped jacket, else a very good copy View more info

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Octopussy and The Living Daylights

By: Fleming, Ian

Price: £160.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape 1966: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 60590

Condition: Fine


95 pp. Publisher's boards with gilt lettering to front board & spine. In pictorial dust wrapper. Endpapers faintly wavy. Jacket price-clipped. No ownership names. Jacket bright. Very clean copy. View more info

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How Sleep the Brave and Other Stories

By: Flying Officer X (Bates, H. E.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape 1943: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 55369

Condition: Good


80 pp. some wear to book cloth and wear to dustwrapper. View more info

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Hornblower and the Hotspur

By: Forester, C. S.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph 1962: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 60027

Condition: Good


287 pp, marks to page edges and small tears and foxing to dustwrapper. View more info

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The Aristos

By: Fowles, John

Price: £175.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape 1965: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 26623

Condition: Very Good


246 pp, author's 2nd book some minor fading to dustwrapper. View more info

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The Collector

By: Fowles, John

Price: £450.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape 1963: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 51257

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 283 pp. Publisher's brown boards in pictorial dust jacket. Dj now protected in a clear plastic sleeve. Very slight wear to dj spine ends. Not price-clipped with '18s net' on the flap. Internally clean. No ownership marks. A Near Fine/Near Fine copy of the author's first book. View more info

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The French Lieutenant's Woman

By: Fowles, John

Price: £500.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape 1969: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 54640

ISBN: 0224616544

Condition: Very Good


Signed by the author on the title page and dated 1981. 445 pp. Publisher's hardback in dust jacket. Dj spine somewhat faded and jacket slightly edgeworn. Small stains to fore-edge. No ownership names. Internally clean. Jacket not price-clipped. 0224616544 View more info

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Mallarme

By: Fowlie, Wallace

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Dennis Dobson Ltd. 1953: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 56497

Condition: Very Good


299 pp. Publisher's blue cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn. Spotting to top edge. Cloth clean. Internally clean. No ownership names. Jacket designand ten line drawings by Henri Matisse. View more info