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Image for Stand to Horse ---by Andre Norton

Stand to Horse ---by Andre Norton

By: Norton, Andre ( Aka Andrew North / Allen Weston [with Grace Allen Hogarth] ) )

Price: $12.74

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, 1956 (actually 1968 ), 1st softcover Edition, First Printing: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160367

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------softcover, about 5.25w x 7.5h inches, a Very Good+ copy, a wee bit of very light rubbing, a bit of age toning to paper, date on copyright page is 1956 but this is actually circa 1968, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Reverse of the Medal:  A Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin Novel

The Reverse of the Medal: A Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin Novel

By: O'Brian, Patrick ( Pen Name for Richard Patrick Russ )

Price: $12.74

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Collins, 1986, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153652

ISBN: 0002227339

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hardcover, ex library in a Very Good price clipped dustjacket, usual library stamps and marks, library stickers on spine and rear panel of jacket, age toning to the paper, security patch on front board, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Golden Ocean -by Patrick O'Brian ( 1st Revised Edition )

The Golden Ocean -by Patrick O'Brian ( 1st Revised Edition )

By: O'Brian, Patrick ( Pen Name for Richard Patrick Russ )

Price: $12.74

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: MacMillan, 1970, 1st Revised Edition, First Printing: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153653

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, a sharp copy, originally released in 1956 this is the first revised edition, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Hundred Days  ---a Jack  Aubrey & Stephen Maturin Naval  Adventure -by Patrick O'Brian ( 100 Days )

The Hundred Days ---a Jack Aubrey & Stephen Maturin Naval Adventure -by Patrick O'Brian ( 100 Days )

By: O'Brian, Patrick ( Pen Name for Richard Patrick Russ )

Price: $11.46

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Norton, 1998, 1st US Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154405

ISBN: 0393046745

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, feels unread, small dampstain on verso of the jacket which does not show through to the outside of the jacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Blue at the Mizzen ---a Jack Aubrey & Stephen Maturin Naval Adventure -by Patrick O'Brian

Blue at the Mizzen ---a Jack Aubrey & Stephen Maturin Naval Adventure -by Patrick O'Brian

By: O'Brian, Patrick ( Pen Name for Richard Patrick Russ )

Price: $10.18

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Norton, 1999, 1st US Edition, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156046

ISBN: 0393048446

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine / Fine copy in a Near Fine / Fine dustjacket, could be unread, looks quite new, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Jack Aubrey - Stephen Maturin 16 Volumes Post Captain HMS Surprise Mauritius Command Fortune War Surgeon's Mate Far Side World Reverse  Medal Letter Marque; Thirteen Gun Salute Nutmeg Consolation; Clarissa Oakes; Wine Dark Sea Yellow Admiral 21 Etc

Jack Aubrey - Stephen Maturin 16 Volumes Post Captain HMS Surprise Mauritius Command Fortune War Surgeon's Mate Far Side World Reverse Medal Letter Marque; Thirteen Gun Salute Nutmeg Consolation; Clarissa Oakes; Wine Dark Sea Yellow Admiral 21 Etc

By: O'Brian, Patrick ( Pen Name for Richard Patrick Russ )

Price: $127.94

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Harper Collins / HarperCollins, 2010, 1st and Later Printings: 2010

Edition: Later and/or First Printings.

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159425

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------16 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), trade paperbacks, about 5 x 7.75 inches, all are Very Good or better with many being better, all in uniform size, all are HarperColiins editions, all have Geoff Hunt cover art, some light spine creases but overall a very attractive grouping, the titles are: Post Captain / HMS Surprise / Mauritius Command / Fortune of War / Surgeon’s mate / Far Side of the World / Reverse of the Medal / Letter of Marque / Thirteen Gun Salute... View more info

Image for The Final Unfinished Voyage of Jack Aubrey - Including Facsimile of the Manuscript  (AKA:  21 ) ---a Jack Aubrey Novel ---by Patrick O'Brian

The Final Unfinished Voyage of Jack Aubrey - Including Facsimile of the Manuscript (AKA: 21 ) ---a Jack Aubrey Novel ---by Patrick O'Brian

By: O'Brian, Patrick ( Pen Name for Richard Patrick Russ ), Foreword By William Waldegrave

Price: $21.70

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Harper Collins / HarperCollins, 2004, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158763

ISBN: 0007194692

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hard cover, about 7.75 x 10 inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, short closed tear at upper spine tip has been repaired with a small piece of tape on the verso of the jacket, the FIRST UK edition, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Mandingo ---by Kyle Onstott  ( Falconhurst Series )

Mandingo ---by Kyle Onstott ( Falconhurst Series )

By: Onstott, Kyle

Price: $25.54

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticutt, Greenwich, CT: Fawcett Crest 1958 (actually post 1972 ), 1st Crest Edition, Later Printing: 1972

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156032

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Good copy with somelight wear, spine creases, a bit of age toning to paper, nice Negro Good Girl Art ,"---Behind the hoop skirts & hospitality, the mint juleps & magnolia blossoms of the Old South was a world few people knew existed --- a world of violence, cruelty, greed, & lust. Mandingo brings to vivid life the sounds, the smells, the terrible reality of the slave-breeding farms & plantations where men & women were mated & bred lik... View more info

Image for Falconhurst Fancy ---by Lance Horner and Kyle Onstott (author of Mandingo )

Falconhurst Fancy ---by Lance Horner and Kyle Onstott (author of Mandingo )

By: Onstott, Kyle and Lance Horner

Price: $12.74

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Fawcett Gold Medal, 1966 (likely circa 1970 ), 1st Edition, Later Printing: 1970

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157934

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, a much better than normal copy as these books are usually really beaten up because they were read, a bit of age toning to paper, browning to the verso of the covers, a nice bright copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo.. View more info

Image for Sir Percy Leads the Band:  The new Scarlet Pimpernel Novel

Sir Percy Leads the Band: The new Scarlet Pimpernel Novel

By: Orczy, Baroness (Emma Maedalena Rosalia Maria Josefa Barbara )

Price: $19.14

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hodder & Stoughton ( H&S ), 1941, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 1941

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145615

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hardcover, a solid Good or better hardcover in an attractive Good dustjacket with general wear and tear, still looks pretty nice, scarce especially in jacket, front endpaper missing, 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

Image for The Celestial City ---as colourful as the Scarlet Pimpernel

The Celestial City ---as colourful as the Scarlet Pimpernel

By: Orczy, Baroness (Emma Maedalena Rosalia Maria Josefa Barbara )

Price: $19.14

Publisher: London, England, London, Uk: Hodder & Stoughton ( H&S ), 1936, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 1936

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145616

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy in blue cloth, in a lightly chipped and torn but VERY attractive Good dustjacket, nice vintage copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Mam'zelle Guillotine :  An Adventure of the Scarlet Pimpernel ----a 1st Edition in Dustjacket ( Madamoiselle )( Mamzelle )

Mam'zelle Guillotine : An Adventure of the Scarlet Pimpernel ----a 1st Edition in Dustjacket ( Madamoiselle )( Mamzelle )

By: Orczy, Baroness (Emma Maedalena Rosalia Maria Josefa Barbara )

Price: $63.94

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hodder & Stoughton ( H&S ), 1941, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145619

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hardcover, blue cloth, a Good only copy in a chipped and torn dustjacket, 4 stamps from a convent stamped into book, boards are quite mottled, the true 1st edition and in a dustjacket to boot, rear flap looks like it has had about 1/4" trimmed , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo, View more info

Image for Beau Brocade -by Baroness Orczy

Beau Brocade -by Baroness Orczy

By: Orczy, Baroness (Emma Maedalena Rosalia Maria Josefa Barbara )

Price: $19.14

Publisher: London, England, London, Uk: Hodder & Stoughton ( H&S ), 1934 (previously 1927), 1st New Edition, First Printing: 1934

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145620

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy with a wee bit of very light wear, light brown cloth, in a lightly chipped and torn but VERY attractive Good to very Good dustjacket, nice vintage copy, ink name and date on front end paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Gold-Laced Coat: A Story of Old Niagara -by Helen Fuller Orton / Old Fort Niagara Association

The Gold-Laced Coat: A Story of Old Niagara -by Helen Fuller Orton / Old Fort Niagara Association

By: Orton, Helen Fuller / Old Fort Niagara Association

Price: $19.14

Publisher: Youngstown, New York, Youngstown, NY: Old Fort Niagara Association, 1988, 1st Edition thus, First Printing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157097

ISBN: 0941967077

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 5.25 x 8.5 inches, a near Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, very small stain at the bottom of a few pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Captain Bartholomew Hoare:  Hoare and the Portsmouth Atrocities ---with Hoare and the Headless Captains ---with Hoare and the Matter of Treason ---Book 1, 2 and 3 ---Three Volumes

Captain Bartholomew Hoare: Hoare and the Portsmouth Atrocities ---with Hoare and the Headless Captains ---with Hoare and the Matter of Treason ---Book 1, 2 and 3 ---Three Volumes

By: Perkins, Wilder

Price: $21.70

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: St Martin's Press / Thomas Dunne Books, 1998, 2000, 2001, 1st edition, First Printing for All: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 146793

ISBN: 0312192835

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------3 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcovers, all are Near Fine copies in Near Fine dustjackets, all in uniform size and condition, the entire Hoare collection, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for From the Cradle to the Grave:  The Local Victorians as Told in News Items from The Driffield Times and general Advertiser -by D Petch ( Yorkshire, England )

From the Cradle to the Grave: The Local Victorians as Told in News Items from The Driffield Times and general Advertiser -by D Petch ( Yorkshire, England )

By: Petch, D (editor) ( Driffield Times and general Advertiser, Yorkshire, England )

Price: $31.94

Publisher: England, Driffield, East Yorkshire, UK: Alma Printers . D Petch ( Driffield Times and General Advertiser related), No Date ( 2003 ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153983

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------trade paperback, a Near Fine copy, 199 pages, b&w photos, ---"selected from a collection of hundreds of news items printed during the reign of Queen Victoria, in the Driffield Times and General Advertiser. You might laugh, gasp in amazement, or cry, but you won't be able to put it down and when you reach the end, you'll start again", any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Hundred Lyrics By Eden Philpotts ( 100 )

A Hundred Lyrics By Eden Philpotts ( 100 )

By: Philpotts, Eden

Price: $19.14

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Ernest Benn, NO Date -Circa 1944 or 1945, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 1945

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158257

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------hardcover, about 5.5 x 8.5 inches, brown cloth, a solid Very Good+ copy with some rubbing to the boards and edges, gift inscription dated 1945, in an attractive Good or better dustjacket with some light wear, some browning to the spine of the jacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Defenders of the Faith ---by Jean Plaidy

Defenders of the Faith ---by Jean Plaidy

By: Plaidy, Jean ( Eleanor Burford, Philippa Carr, Elbur Ford, Victoria Holt, Kathleen Kellow, Anna Percival, Ellalice Tate )

Price: $19.14

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Robert Hale, 1971, 1st Edition thus, First Printing (re-Issue of the 1956 Edition ): 1971

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145719

ISBN: 0709111053

Condition: Good (see description)


------------hardcover, a better than normal ex library copy with fewer than normal library markings, in an attractive Very Good price clipped dustjacket, couple of small tape marks on flaps and some foxing to the verso of the jacket but otherwise a very bright, attractive dustjacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Defenders of the Faith ---by Jean Plaidy

Defenders of the Faith ---by Jean Plaidy

By: Plaidy, Jean ( Eleanor Burford, Philippa Carr, Elbur Ford, Victoria Holt, Kathleen Kellow, Anna Percival, Ellalice Tate )

Price: $31.94

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Robert Hale, 1971, 1st Edition thus, First Printing (re-Issue of the 1956 Edition ): 1971

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145720

ISBN: 0709111053

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, not price clipped, just a hint of bumping to upper corners, wee bit of dustiness to upper edge of text block, a sharp copy of this scarce title, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Defenders of the Faith ---with Better to Arrive By Glenda Gordon  ---an Omnibus Collection

Defenders of the Faith ---with Better to Arrive By Glenda Gordon ---an Omnibus Collection

By: Plaidy, Jean ( Eleanor Burford, Philippa Carr, Elbur Ford, Victoria Holt, Kathleen Kellow, Anna Percival, Ellalice Tate )/ Glenda Gordon

Price: $12.74

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Odhams Books edition, 1972, 1st Printing: 1972

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145718

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, Very Good, white cloth with an oval pastedown on front board with a floral photograph, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info