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Defy the Foul Fiend or, the Misadventures of a Heart

By: Collier, John

Price: $10.57

Publisher: Middlesex, England, Middlesex, UK: Penguin # 666, 1948, 1st Penguin Edition, First printing: 1948

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 136401


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

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Defy the Foul Fiend or, the Misadventures of a Heart : The Albatross Modern Continental Library

By: Collier, John

Price: $26.53

Publisher: Europe, Hamburg / Paris / Bologna: Albatross, 1935, 1st albatross Edition, First printing: 1935

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 136402


------------paperback, a Very Good copy, some light soiling to covers, pencil name and address on front endpaper and front cover, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Of Demons and Darkness ---by John Collier (includes:  Bottle Party; De Mortuis; The Devil George and Rosie; Thus I Refute Beelzy; etc)

Of Demons and Darkness ---by John Collier (includes: Bottle Party; De Mortuis; The Devil George and Rosie; Thus I Refute Beelzy; etc)

By: Collier, John, Foreword By Moses Hadad

Price: $15.89

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Corgi, 1965, 1st edition, First printing: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 136404


------------paperback, a Very Good copy, some browning to the paper, ink name, this contains: Foreword; Foreword; Bottle party; De Mortuis; Evening Primrose; Witch's Money; The Devil George and Rosie; Without Benefit of Galsworthy; Season of Mists; Are You Too Late or Was I Too Early?; Fallen Star; Three Bears Cottage; Little Memento; Great Possibilities; Old Acquaintance; The Frog Prince; Over Insurance; Incident on a Lake; Pictures in the Fire; Wet Saturday; Squirrels... View more info

Across the Spanish Main: A Tale of the Sea in the Days of Queen Bess

By: Collingwood, Harry (penname for William Joseph Cosens Lancaster )

Price: $13.23

Publisher: London, England, London, Uk: Blackie and Sons edition, No Date (circa 1930 ), 1st Printing: 1930

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153711


------------hardcover, a solid Very Good+ copy, in a chipped and torn but attractive dustjacket, scarce in dustjacket, jacket art and frontispiece by Harry Rainey, bottom third of the spine of the jacket is missing, nice decorated boards in a scarce dustjacket, browning to endpapers, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. View more info

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The Chronicle of Dino Compagni

By: Compagni, Dino, Translated By Else C M Benecke and A G Ferrers Howell

Price: $18.55

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: J M Dent / Aldine House edition, 1906, 1st Printing: 1906

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148074


-----------small hardcover, about 4 x 6 inches, blue cloth with gilt lettering on the spine, a Very Good+ copy, small ink name (of course it's a small ink name ---it's a small book !), any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Ninepenny Flute:  Twenty One Tales ( Jove's Nectar; The Gudgeon and the Squirrel; Philosopher's Daughter; His Worship Receives; Deserter; jack the Giant Killer; The Abbotts; Speaking Likenesses; Sofa One, Sofa Two; Chronicles of Andrew; Six Sad Men, etc)

Ninepenny Flute: Twenty One Tales ( Jove's Nectar; The Gudgeon and the Squirrel; Philosopher's Daughter; His Worship Receives; Deserter; jack the Giant Killer; The Abbotts; Speaking Likenesses; Sofa One, Sofa Two; Chronicles of Andrew; Six Sad Men, etc)

By: Coppard, A E ( Alfred Edgar )

Price: $25.20

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: MacMillan, 1937, 1st First 1st Printing: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145521


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a couple of very short closed tears, a very nice example, nice cover art by J S Goodall who became most famous for his illustrations in the Miss Read books, this contains: Ninepenny Flute; Jove's Nectar; The Gudgeon and the Squirrel; Philosopher's Daughter; His Worship Receives; Deserter; jack the Giant Killer; The Abbotts; Speaking Likenesses; Sofa One, Sofa Two; Chronicles of Andrew; Six Sad Men, G... View more info

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Storm Child ---by Bernard Cornwell

By: Cornwell, Bernard ( Aka Susannah Kells )

Price: $10.57

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Michael Joseph, 1991, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153651


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, a bit of age toning to paper, by the author of the Richard Sharpe books, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Smoky Joe's Cafe ---by Bryce Courtenay (revised Edition of Meeting at the Smoky Joe Cafe )

By: Courtenay, Bryce

Price: $10.57

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McArthur & Company, 2001, 1st softcover Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 149286


----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, short crease on front cover, stamp on front endpaper has been inked out, ---"Thommo returns from Vietnam to an Australia that regards him as a mercenary guilty of war crimes. He begins to develop all kinds of physical and mental problems, and thinks it must only be him until he finds he is not alone. Ten mates, all who remain of his platoon who fought and died in the Battle of Long Tan, are affected the same way. Now Thomm... View more info

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Smoky Joe's Cafe ---by Bryce Courtenay

By: Courtenay, Bryce

Price: $23.87

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McArthur & Company, 2001, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157113


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a closed tear on the front panel, ---"Thommo begins to develop all kinds of physical and mental problems, and thinks it must only be him until he finds that he is not alone. Ten mates, all who remain of his platoon, are affected the same way. Now Thommo and his mates are eleven angry men out for revenge. They rope in an ex-Viet Cong with 'special skills' and his own secret agenda. They're the 'Dirt... View more info

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The Power of One ---by Bryce Courtenay

By: Courtenay, Bryce

Price: $23.87

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Little, Brown, 1989, 1st edition, First Printing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159952


----------hard cover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, one corner is ever so slightly bumped, a nice tight square copy, no writing in the book, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Civil War -by Abraham Cowley / University of Toronto Press - Department of English Studies and Texts # 20

The Civil War -by Abraham Cowley / University of Toronto Press - Department of English Studies and Texts # 20

By: Cowley, Abraham; Edited By Allan Pritchard / University of Toronto Press

Price: $26.53

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press ( UTP ), 1973, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161939


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, a wee bit of light rubbing to edges of boards, former owner's name stamp in a couple of places, in an attractive Good or better price clipped dustjacket, some small chips and tears and associated creasing, 196 pages, the complete poem which was at that time recently discovered, plus a 60+ page essay by Pritchard, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Petunia-Coloured Coat and Other Stories -by Elaine Crowley ( Colored )

The Petunia-Coloured Coat and Other Stories -by Elaine Crowley ( Colored )

By: Crowley, Elaine

Price: $10.57

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Penguin, 1992, 1st Paperback Edition, First Printing: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157998


-----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, light spine creases, spine is slightly cocked, a bit of age toning to paper, this contains: The Petunia-Coloured Coat; Before the Revolution; The Stone; A Bit of a Consequence; Janet's Christmas Party or A Kettleful Would Have Been Plenty; All the Angels and Saints; A Summer's Day; A Good Bint; Cassie's Wedding; "Talk to him - he may be able to hear you"; Dickie, Dickie, Dout; The Vigil; The Legacy; Redundant; The Le... View more info

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Four Freedoms ---by John Crowley ( 4 )

By: Crowley, John

Price: $10.57

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: William Morrow, 2009, 1st edition, First Printing: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 140870


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, remainder mark, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Muddy Fork and Other Things - Short Fiction and Nonfiction ---by James Crumley  (includes the beginnings of Whores, Mexican Tree Duck, etc)

The Muddy Fork and Other Things - Short Fiction and Nonfiction ---by James Crumley (includes the beginnings of Whores, Mexican Tree Duck, etc)

By: Crumley, James

Price: $11.90

Publisher: Montana, Livingston, MT: Clark City Press, 1991, 1st edition, First Printing: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145293


----------trade paperback, a Near Fine unread copy, this contains, Preface; - JOURNALISTIC LIES - Driving around Houston; The Way of the Road; The Heavy; Book 'em Debbie; The Great West; Anybody Can Write a Sad Song --- FICTIONAL TRUTHS - An Ideal Son for the Jenkins Family; Three Cheers for Thomas J Rabb; Cairn; Daddy's Gone a-Hunting; The Philanderer; Good-Bye Cruel World; Whores; The Thing She Cannot Write About, the Reasons Why --- THE REAL STORY - Interview --- NOVE... View more info

Image for The Pigeon Shoot:  A Screenplay By James Crumley -a Signed Limited Edition

The Pigeon Shoot: A Screenplay By James Crumley -a Signed Limited Edition

By: Crumley, James (signed)

Price: $79.73

Publisher: Santa Barbara, California, Santa Barbara, CA.: Neville Publishing, 1987, 1st edition, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 145294


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in orange cloth, no dustjacket, # 187 of 350 copies signed by Crumley, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Muddy Fork: Lord John Press ---by James Crumley --a signed Limited Edition Copy

The Muddy Fork: Lord John Press ---by James Crumley --a signed Limited Edition Copy

By: Crumley, James (signed)

Price: $86.38

Publisher: Northridge, California, Northridge, CA.: Lord John Press, 1984, 1st edition, First Printing: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 145295


----------hardcover, a Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, one of 200 copies signed by Crumley, 25 pages, about 5.25 x 7.5 inches, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Flimsy Little Plastic Miracles -by Ron Currie Jr. -a Signed Copy

Flimsy Little Plastic Miracles -by Ron Currie Jr. -a Signed Copy

By: Currie, Jr., Ron (signed)

Price: $37.17

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Viking / Penguin Group, 2013, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 156946


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a Near Fine dustjacket, front flap has a faint crease, signed without inscription by Ron Currie Jr.,---"Ron Currie, Jr.’s first two works of fiction, God Is Dead and Everything Matters!, dazzled readers and critics alike with their audacity, originality, and psychological insight. Hailed by the New York Times’s Janet Maslin as a "startlingly talented writer", Currie once again moves and provokes us with his lates... View more info

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Don Quixote: A Commentary

By: Czako, Ambosius ( CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, Miguel De related)

Price: $13.23

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB: The Christian Press, 1943, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145520


------------hardcover, a Very Good copy, no dustjacket as issued, numbered 173 (of 250 copies), 84 pages, b&w photo on verso of front board is not named but likely Czako, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Undead and Unfinished -VOLUME NINE of the UNDEAD / VAMPIRE QUEEN BETSY Series -by Mary Janice Davidson -a Signed Copy ( Book 9 )(with a Bookmark for RISE of the POISON MOON )

Undead and Unfinished -VOLUME NINE of the UNDEAD / VAMPIRE QUEEN BETSY Series -by Mary Janice Davidson -a Signed Copy ( Book 9 )(with a Bookmark for RISE of the POISON MOON )

By: Davidson, Mary Janice (signed)

Price: $29.19

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Berkley Sensation / Penguin Group, 2010, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 156823


-----------hardcover, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, feels unread, signed without inscription by MJD, laid into this copy is a bookmark for Rise of the Poison Moon by MJD and Anthony Alongi, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Life with Mother -by Clarence Day

Life with Mother -by Clarence Day

By: Day, Clarence; Foreword Note By Katharine B Day

Price: $15.89

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1937, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156115


----------hardcover, about 5.75 x 8.25 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of age toning to endpapers and outer edges of the text block, a tight square copy, --- in a lightly rubbed Very Good+ dustjacket, a bit of sunning to the spine of the jacket, a nice copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info