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The Lightstep

By: Dickinson, John

Price: $19.88

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Oxford / David Fickling Books, 2008, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 146794


-------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, upper corners have been slightly bumped, ---"There was once no greater advocate for revolution than Michel Wery. No voice spoke louder, was more impassioned, on the need for a new order, for an end to disparity and injustice - not just in France but throughout the continent. Strange, then, that such a man should find himself in the employ of the Prince Bishop of Erzberg, as scout and spymaster for a... View more info

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Slave Ship -by H B Drake / Harlequin Books # 190

By: Drake, H B ( Henry Burgess ) / Harlequin Books # 190

Price: $10.57

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario / Winnipeg, Manitoba, Toronto, ON / Winnipeg, MB: Harlequin Books edition # 190, 1952, 1st Printing: 1952

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154499


-----------paperback, a solid Good to Very Good copy, a bit of light wear, some age toning to paper, crease along spine on front cover, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Strangled Queen:  Book 2 of The Accursed Kings -by Maurice Druon ( Volume Two )

The Strangled Queen: Book 2 of The Accursed Kings -by Maurice Druon ( Volume Two )

By: Druon, Maurice, Translated By Humphrey Hare

Price: $79.73

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Charles Scribner's / Scribners, 1956, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156858


-----------hard cover, a solid Very Good copy in a Very Good dustjacket, scarce, small piece of tape on verso of jacket at lower spine tip, black offset to board edges from an old Plasti-Kleer dustjacket protector which kept the jacket very bright and clean, ink name on front blank endpaper, age toning and a bit of foxing to the text block, a clean copy, apparently MAURICE DRUON's historical series was the inspiration for GEORGE R R MARTIN's Game of Thrones series, GRR... View more info

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The Iron King, Book 1 of the Accursed Kings Series -by Maurice Druon ( Volume One )

By: Druon, Maurice, Translated By Humphrey Hare ( Accursed Kings Series )

Price: $46.48

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Harper Collins / HarperCollins, 2013, 1st Edition thus, First Printing: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162347


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine example, in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, very nice map endpapers, ---"From the publishers that brought you A Game of Thrones comes the series that inspired George R.R. Martin's epic work. "Accursed! Accursed! You shall be accursed to the thirteenth generation!" The Iron King - Philip the Fair - is as cold and silent, as handsome and unblinking as a statue. He governs his realm with an iron hand, but he cannot rule his o... View more info

The Strangled Queen, Book 2 of the Accursed Kings

By: Druon, Maurice, Trasnslated from the French By Humphrey Hare

Price: $13.23

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Arrow edition, 1987, 1st Printing: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 151363


-----------trade paperback, a solid Good copy, rubbing and scratches to covers, a bit of age toning to paper, gold cover edition, very faint musty smell, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

The Cunning of the Dove (the story of Edward the Confessor )

By: Duggan, Alfred

Price: $10.57

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Faber & Faber, 1960, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153423


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good price clipped dustjacket with some age toning to the spine, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Sacred Hearts -by Sarah Dunant --a Signed Copy

By: Dunant, Sarah (signed)

Price: $13.23

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Virago Press, 2009, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 153046


-----------hardcover, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, a very nice copy, signed without inscription by the author, ---1570 in the Italian city of Ferrara. Sixteen-year-old Serafina is fipped by her family from an illicit love affair and forced into the convent of Santa Caterina, renowned for its superb music. Serafina's one weapon is her glorious voice, but she refuses to sing. Madonna Chiara, an abbess as fluent in politics as she is in prayer, finds her new charge ha... View more info

Image for The Private Life of Helen of Troy -by John Erskine / Popular Library # 147, Rudolph Belarski Cover Art ( Nipple Cover )

The Private Life of Helen of Troy -by John Erskine / Popular Library # 147, Rudolph Belarski Cover Art ( Nipple Cover )

By: Erskine, John

Price: $10.57

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Better Publications / Popular Library # 147, 1925 ( 1948 ), 1st Popular Library Edition, First Printing: 1948

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158363


----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, light edge wear, a bit of age toning to the paper, some of the laminate is starting to peel, small ink squiggle on the title page, ----this is one of the covers where Belarski used his wife as the model, nice GGA with the infamous nippl e artwork, this is a Toronto, Canadian imprint, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

A Pageant of Victory ---by Jeffery Farnol

By: Farnol, Jeffery

Price: $17.22

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Sampson Low, 1949, 1st New edition, First Printing: 1979

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155302


-----------hardcover, a solid Very Good+ copy in red cloth, a bit of age toning to paepr, name and address on verso of front cover, in an attractive chipped and torn dustjacket, loss at spine tips of jacket, jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

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The Rajah of Dah -by George Manville Fenn

By: Fenn, George Manville

Price: $21.21

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: W & R Chambers, No Date ( 1890s?), 1st Edition, Later Printing: 1894

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145224


----------hardcover, a Very Good copy, orange cloth with embossed pictorial on front board depicting a great white hunter coming ashore from a small river boat, a very nice copy which seems to be readily available in those odious Print-On-Demand editions, this one is the "real" thing, a dandy copy, 6 b&w plates by Stacey, scarce, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

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Testament of Man: The Divine Passion ---by Vardis Fisher

By: Fisher, Vardis ( Alvero )

Price: $10.57

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y./ New York: Pyramid, 1959, 1st Pyramid Edition, First Printing: 1959

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 136550


-----------paperback, a strong Very Good copy, super cover art, some age toning to the paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Testament of Man:   The Divine Passion ---by Vardis Fisher

Testament of Man: The Divine Passion ---by Vardis Fisher

By: Fisher, Vardis ( Alvero )

Price: $10.57

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Pyramid, 1963, 1st Pyramid Edition, 3rd Printing: 1963

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 136552


-----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, nice cover art, some browning to the paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Mothers  ---by Vardis Fisher  (a tale of the Donner Party )

The Mothers ---by Vardis Fisher (a tale of the Donner Party )

By: Fisher, Vardis ( Alvero )

Price: $10.57

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Pyramid, 1960, 1st Pyramid Edition, First Printing: 1960

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 136559


-----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, nice cover art, some browning to the paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Flashman : From the Flashman Papers 1839-1842 ---by George MacDonald Fraser

Flashman : From the Flashman Papers 1839-1842 ---by George MacDonald Fraser

By: Fraser, George MacDonald

Price: $93.03

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y., New York / Cleveland, OH.: Nal ( New American Library ) / World Publishing Company, 1969, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157539


-----------hard cover, a near Fine copy, in a Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket, sticker ghost on front flap, a couple of very short closed tears, small nick at upper spine tip, a wee bit of sunning to the spine, a darn nice copy of the 1st Flash book, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Flash for Freedom ---by George MacDonald Fraser ---with Frank Frazetta Cover Art

Flash for Freedom ---by George MacDonald Fraser ---with Frank Frazetta Cover Art

By: Fraser, George MacDonald ( Frank Frazetta Cover Art )

Price: $15.89

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Signet, 1973, 1st signet Edition, 3rd Printing: 1973

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 140196


-----------paperback, a sharp Very Good copy, light wear, short cover creases, a bit of age toning to paper, a scarce edition with absolutely super FRAZETTA cover art, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for FOUR VOLUMES - Outlander ---with Dragonfly in Amber ---with Voyager ---with Drums of Autumn ---by Diana Gabaldon -BOOKS 1, 2, 3, 4  ( Jamie  Fraser and Claire Randall Time Travel series)

FOUR VOLUMES - Outlander ---with Dragonfly in Amber ---with Voyager ---with Drums of Autumn ---by Diana Gabaldon -BOOKS 1, 2, 3, 4 ( Jamie Fraser and Claire Randall Time Travel series)

By: Gabaldon, Diana

Price: $33.18

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Seal Books / Doubleday Canada, various Dates ( Circa 2012 to 2014 ), 1st Seal Editions, all are Later Printings: 2014

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160775


----------4 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), paperbacks, all are Very Good or better copies, small scrape on front cover of AMBER, all are in the same format, all are later printingsg, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for SEVEN VOLUMES: Outlander; Dragonfly in Amber; Voyager; Drums of Autumn; The Fiery Cross; A Breath of Snow and Ashes; An Echo in the Bone ---by Diana Gabaldon -BOOK 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 ( Jamie  Fraser and Claire Randall Time Travel series)

SEVEN VOLUMES: Outlander; Dragonfly in Amber; Voyager; Drums of Autumn; The Fiery Cross; A Breath of Snow and Ashes; An Echo in the Bone ---by Diana Gabaldon -BOOK 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 ( Jamie Fraser and Claire Randall Time Travel series)

By: Gabaldon, Diana

Price: $77.07

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Dell Edition / Seal Books, 2014, 1st and Later Printings: 2014

Edition: Later and/or First Printings

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160844


----------7 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), paperbacks, all are Good to Very Good copies, all are Bantam editions except OUTLANDER which is a Dell edition, some light wear and cover and spine creases, solid copies, all 7 books are the same size, all are later printings except for ECHO which is a 1st printing, overseas shipping (anywhere outside of Canada and the USA ) will require additional charges, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a gen... View more info

Image for TEN VOLUMES: Outlander; Dragonfly in Amber; Voyager; Drums of Autumn; Fiery Cross; Breath of Snow & Ashes; Echo in the Bone; Written on My Own Heart's Blood -BOOK 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 & Outlandish Companion & Lord John & the Private Matter (Lord John signed)

TEN VOLUMES: Outlander; Dragonfly in Amber; Voyager; Drums of Autumn; Fiery Cross; Breath of Snow & Ashes; Echo in the Bone; Written on My Own Heart's Blood -BOOK 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 & Outlandish Companion & Lord John & the Private Matter (Lord John signed)

By: Gabaldon, Diana (one signed), (Outlander has a NEW Foreword By the Author / Outlander Series

Price: $797.93

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario / New York, Toronto, ON / N.Y. ( New York ): Doubleday Canada / Delacorte, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1997, 2001, 2005, 2009, 2014, 1999, 2003, 1st Edition, First and Later Printings: 1991

Edition: First Edition and First Printings and La

Inscription: Signed (one book)

Seller ID: 162565


----------10 VOLUMES ( ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcovers, all are DELACORTE or Doubleday Canada (issued simultaneously in the USA and Canada ) BUT all books are about 6.25h x 9.25w inches although OUTLANDISH is a bit wider and LORD JOHN which is about 5.75w x 8.5h inches, there are some gently bumped corners or rubbed corners on some books ---all jackets are in hi-quality mylar protectors, these look very nice as a set, the DOUBLEDAY editions of THE OUTLANDER SERIES are ... View more info

Image for Voyager  --- Book 3 of the Outlander Series ---by Diana Gabaldon ( Jamie Fraser and Claire Randall  ---by Diana Gabaldon  ( Volume Three )

Voyager --- Book 3 of the Outlander Series ---by Diana Gabaldon ( Jamie Fraser and Claire Randall ---by Diana Gabaldon ( Volume Three )

By: Gabaldon, Diana / Outlander Series

Price: $39.83

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Delacorte Press, 1994, 1st Book Club Edition: 1994

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157780


-----------hard cover, a solid clean very Good copy with some edge wear and rubbing to the boards, in an attractive Good dustjacket with a bit of edge wear and some very shallow nicks and chips, jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, , about 5.75 x 8.5 inches, this edition sports the Kinuko Craft (actually mis-spelled by Delacorte as Kanuko) cover art which was later replaced by the pain dustjacket with lettering and symbol only, 931 pages of time travel adventur... View more info

Image for Voyager  --- Book 3 of the Outlander Series ---by Diana Gabaldon ( Jamie Fraser and Claire Randall  ---by Diana Gabaldon  ( Volume Three )

Voyager --- Book 3 of the Outlander Series ---by Diana Gabaldon ( Jamie Fraser and Claire Randall ---by Diana Gabaldon ( Volume Three )

By: Gabaldon, Diana / Outlander Series

Price: $49.14

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Delacorte Press, 1994, 1st Book Club Edition: 1994

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159628


-----------hard cover, a Near Fine copy, in an attractive Very Good+ dustjacket with a bit of edge wear and some very shallow nicks and chips, jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, about 5.75 x 8.5 inches, this edition sports the Kinuko Craft (actually mis-spelled by Delacorte as Kanuko)cover art which was later replaced by the pain dustjacket with lettering and symbol only, 931 pages of time travel adventure, any image directly beside this listing is the actua... View more info