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Image for Wideacre, Volume 1 of the WIDEACRE TRILOGY -by Philippa Gregory ( Author's 1st Book )( Wide-Acre )

Wideacre, Volume 1 of the WIDEACRE TRILOGY -by Philippa Gregory ( Author's 1st Book )( Wide-Acre )

By: Gregory, Philippa

Price: $17.09

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Viking / Penguin Group, 1987, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157676

ISBN: 0670815349

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a Near Fine dustjacket, ink "R" on verso of front board, ---"the stunning first novel of a thrilling trilogy about the Lacey family, and the captivating woman at the heart of a power-hungry estate willing to go to any means to protect her family name. --Beatrice Lacey, as strong-minded as she is beautiful, refuses to conform to the social customs of her time. Destined to lose her heritage and beloved Wideacre estate once she is wed, Beatrice will use any means necessary to protect her ancestral name. Seduction, betrayal, even murder -Beat... View more info

Image for The King's Curse -book 7 of the Plantagenet and Tudor Series -by Philippa Gregory -a Signed Copy ( Volume Seven )

The King's Curse -book 7 of the Plantagenet and Tudor Series -by Philippa Gregory -a Signed Copy ( Volume Seven )

By: Gregory, Philippa (signed)

Price: $39.53

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Touchstone / Simon and Schuster, 2014, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 162674

ISBN: 1451626118

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription by the author, ---"the story of deposed royal Margaret Pole, and her unique view of King Henry VIII’s stratospheric rise to power in Tudor England. Margaret Pole spends her young life struggling to free her brother, arrested as a child, from the Tower of London. The Tower – symbol of the Tudor usurpation of her family’s throne – haunts Margaret’s dreams until the day that her brother is executed on the orders of Henry VII. Regarded as yet another threat to the volatile King Henry VII’s... View more info

Image for A Free Man of Color; Fever Season; Graveyard Dust; Sold Down the River ---Books 1, 2, 3 and 4 of the Benjamin January Series ---FOUR VOLUMES

A Free Man of Color; Fever Season; Graveyard Dust; Sold Down the River ---Books 1, 2, 3 and 4 of the Benjamin January Series ---FOUR VOLUMES

By: Hambly, Barbara (aka: Barbara Hamilton )

Price: $26.33

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Bantam, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 1st Edition, First Printing for all: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 146598

ISBN: 0553102583

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------4 volume (ONE SHIPPING PRICE )s, hardcovers, all are near Fine copies in near Fine dustjackets, 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 generic photo View more info

Image for Navajo Nick. The Boy Gold Hunter or The Three Pards of the Basaltic Buttes. A tale of Arizona / Beadle's Frontier Series  No. 26

Navajo Nick. The Boy Gold Hunter or The Three Pards of the Basaltic Buttes. A tale of Arizona / Beadle's Frontier Series No. 26

By: Harbaugh, T C ( Thomas Chalmers ) / Beadle's Frontier Series

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Cleveland, OH: Arthur Westbrook, 1886 (actually Likely 1908 - 1909 ), 1st Edition thus , First Printing: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158413

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------softcover, about 5 x 7 inches, a Very Good copy, light wear, age toning to the paper, small nick at lower edge of rear cover, 96 pages, there was an edition from 1886 but it was less than 20 pages, this is a new edition if not a greatly expanded edition it is certainly a reformatted edition, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

7 BOOKS in the FOX SERIES: Court Martial; Battle Smoke; Cut and Thrust; Boarders Away; Fireship, Blood Beach, Sea Flame -VOLUMES # 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 -by Adam Hardy

By: Hardy, Adam (pseudonym for Terry W Harknett [Aka George Gilman ] and Kenneth Bulmer )

Price: $65.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: NEL / New English Library, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1st Edition, First Printing for All: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159578

ISBN: 0450027651

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------7 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), paperback, all are Good to Very Good examples, some light rubbing and faint creases, remainder cut on each volume, store stamp in each volume, date stamp on the upper edge of the text block on six of the books, all in uniform format, all books are New English Library, list of titles is: Court Martial, book 7; Battle Smoke, book 8; Cut and Thrust, book 9; Boarders Away, book 10; Fireship, book 11, Blood Beach, book 12, Sea Flame, book 13, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

George Abercrombie Fox: Blood Beach, # 12

By: Hardy, Adam ( Aka George Gilman ) (pseudonym for Terry W Harknett )

Price: $11.81

Publisher: London, England, London, ON: NEL / New English Library, 1975, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154051

ISBN: 0450024946

Condition: Good (see description)


----------paperback, a solid Good copy, some cover wear and creases, 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

George Abercrombie Fox: Blood Beach, # 12

By: Hardy, Adam ( Aka George Gilman ) (pseudonym for Terry W Harknett )

Price: $11.81

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: NEL / New English Library, 1975, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154052

ISBN: 0450024946

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Good copy, some foxing and discolouration to endpapers and verso of covers, age toning to paper, some wear and cover creases, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The City of Libertines -a Novel of Rome

The City of Libertines -a Novel of Rome

By: Hardy, W G

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland and Stewart ( N&S ), 1957, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147402

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a pretty nice copy but there are 4 or 5 pages with heavy browning from an old leather book,ark, in a chipped and torn but generally intact dustjacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Exodus from Hell -an Irish Saga -by Patricia Hegarty -a Signed Copy ( Set During the Great Potato Famine )

Exodus from Hell -an Irish Saga -by Patricia Hegarty -a Signed Copy ( Set During the Great Potato Famine )

By: Hegarty, Patricia

Price: $15.77

Publisher: Burlington, ON., Burlington, ON: Brian Wrixon Books, 2013, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 162241

ISBN: 192768269X

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


---------softcover, about 6w x 9h inches, a near Fine example, signed and inscribed "To G___, Warmest regards, Thank you for your support, Paddie", 340 pages, historical fiction, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED/// View more info

With Wolfe in Canada: The Winning of a Continent ---with In the Reign of Terror: The Adventures of a Westminster Boy --the Foulsham Henty Library

By: Henty, G A ( George Alfred )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Foulsham edition, 1977, 1st Printing for Both: 1977

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 151565

ISBN: 0572001347

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------2 volumes, hardcovers, both are Very Good+ copies with a bit of very light wear, both in lightly rubbed Very Good+ dustjackets, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Simon the Coldheart -by Georgette Heyer

Simon the Coldheart -by Georgette Heyer

By: Heyer, Georgette (aka: Stella Martin )

Price: $25.01

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Heinemann, 1937, 1st Cheap Edition, Later Printing: 1937

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159143

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hard cover, a solid Good copy, sunned spine, light wear and rubbing to blue cloth, some browning to the paper, ink name, in a substitute facsimile dustjacket, the facsimile jacket has reproduced the spine and front cover only ---it is a complete jacket and looks quite nice but there is no text on the flaps or rear panel (all blank), any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Book of Negroes ---Illustrated Edition ---by Lawrence Hill ---the 1st Illustrated Edition ( AKA:  Someone Knows My Name )

The Book of Negroes ---Illustrated Edition ---by Lawrence Hill ---the 1st Illustrated Edition ( AKA: Someone Knows My Name )

By: Hill, Lawrence

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: HarperCollins / Harper Collins, 2009, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163363

ISBN: 1554686954

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine / Fine copy in a Near Fine /Fine dustjacket, looks new, profusely illustrated, al ovely edition of this already classic work, ---This beautiful full-colour gift edition of the new Canadian classic, The Book of Negroes, shares with readers the many photos, works of art and documents that inspired Lawrence Hill to create his award-winning work. It adds to the novel more than 150 images: early maps and documents, archival photos, period paintings and neverbefore-published pages from the original handwritten ledger from which the novel draws its name. Readers wi... View more info

Image for The Book of Negroes ---signed By Lawrence Hill ( AKA:  Someone Knows My Name )

The Book of Negroes ---signed By Lawrence Hill ( AKA: Someone Knows My Name )

By: Hill, Lawrence (signed)

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: HarperCollins / Harper Collins, 2007, 1st Softcover Edition, Later Printing: 2007

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 158832

ISBN: 1554681561

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------trade paperback, a Very Good+ copy with a wee bit of very light rubbing, signed without inscription by Lawrence Hill, in the US, Australia and New Zealand this was released with a different title, news reports indicate that Hill's book was to be burned by a Dutch Surinamese group ( Federation for Honour and Reparation of Slavery in Surinam ) who object to the use of the term Negroes, ----"Kidnapped as a child from Africa, Aminata Diallo is enslaved in South Carolina but escapes during the chaos of the Revolutionary War. In Manhattan, she becomes a scribe for the British, reco... View more info

Image for 3 VOLUMES:  Wolf of the Plains; Lords of the Bow; Bones of the Hills -by Conn Iggulden -Book 1, 2, 3 of the Temujin / Genghis Khan Series ( The Conqueror Series )

3 VOLUMES: Wolf of the Plains; Lords of the Bow; Bones of the Hills -by Conn Iggulden -Book 1, 2, 3 of the Temujin / Genghis Khan Series ( The Conqueror Series )

By: Iggulden, Conn (aka C F Iggulden )

Price: $39.53

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: HarperCollins / Harper Collins, 2007, 2008, 2008, 1st Edition, First Printing for All: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163350

ISBN: 0007201745

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


----------3 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE - overseas shipping [anywhere outside of Canada and the USA ] will require additional charges ), hardcovers, all are Near Fine examples, in Near Fine dustjackets, all in uniform size and format, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for APACHE Volume # 19:  Fast Living ( Book Nineteen )

APACHE Volume # 19: Fast Living ( Book Nineteen )

By: James, William M ( penname for John Harvey [ William S Brady, Terry Lennox, James Mann, Thom Ryder ], Terry Harknett [ George G Gilman, Adam Hardy ] Laurence James [ James Axler, Arthur Frazier, Neil Langholm, John J McLaglen ] )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Los Angeles, California, Los Angeles, CA: Pinnacle Books, 1981, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161381

ISBN: 0523406967

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------paperback, a Very Good+ copy, some browning to verso of the covers and the paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for APACHE Volume # 24:  Death Ride ( Book Twenty-Four )

APACHE Volume # 24: Death Ride ( Book Twenty-Four )

By: James, William M ( penname for John Harvey [ William S Brady, Terry Lennox, James Mann, Thom Ryder ], Terry Harknett [ George G Gilman, Adam Hardy ] Laurence James [ James Axler, Arthur Frazier, Neil Langholm, John J McLaglen ] )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Pinnacle Books, 1983, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161382

ISBN: 052341675X

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------paperback, a Very Good+ copy, some browning to verso of the covers and the paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for APACHE Volume # 25:  Times past ( Book Twenty-Five )

APACHE Volume # 25: Times past ( Book Twenty-Five )

By: James, William M ( penname for John Harvey [ William S Brady, Terry Lennox, James Mann, Thom Ryder ], Terry Harknett [ George G Gilman, Adam Hardy ] Laurence James [ James Axler, Arthur Frazier, Neil Langholm, John J McLaglen ] )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Pinnacle Books, 1983, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161383

ISBN: 0523416768

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------paperback, a Very Good+ copy, some browning to verso of the covers and the paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for APACHE Volume # 27:  Debt of Blood ( Book Twenty-Seven )

APACHE Volume # 27: Debt of Blood ( Book Twenty-Seven )

By: James, William M ( penname for John Harvey [ William S Brady, Terry Lennox, James Mann, Thom Ryder ], Terry Harknett [ George G Gilman, Adam Hardy ] Laurence James [ James Axler, Arthur Frazier, Neil Langholm, John J McLaglen ] )

Price: $25.01

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Pinnacle Books, 1984, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161384

ISBN: 0523430930

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------paperback, a Very Good+ copy, some browning to verso of the covers and the paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Phantom:  The Novel of His Life -by Susan Kay ( by the Author of Legacy )

Phantom: The Novel of His Life -by Susan Kay ( by the Author of Legacy )

By: Kay, Susan ( Gaston LeRoux assoc)

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Random House, 1990, 1st Canadian Edition, First Printing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163904

ISBN: 0394221850

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a solid Very Good dustjacket, a few small flakes and chips predominately at spine tips, --- "A child is example His mother's only gift is a mask. Precocious and gifted, he will live friendless and alone. Taunted and abused, he will flee only to find himself caged again - as a freak in a Gypsy carnival. A brilliant outcast, the world is his home. Filled with bitter rage, he will kill to escape, becoming a stonemason's apprentice in Rome...and finally, the genius behind the construction of the Paris Opera House and the labrinthine world below. La... View more info

A Crowning Mercy ( by the author of the Richard Sharpe Books )

By: Kells, Susannah ( aka: Bernard Cornwell )

Price: $32.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Viking, 1983, 1st US Edition, First Printing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153599

ISBN: 0670200689

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a bit of crinkling alog the top edge of the rear panel, set in 1643 during England's Civil War, ---"A highly entertaining, wonderfully colourful story, now revealed to be written by [ BERNARD CORNWELL ] ---In mid-seventeenth-century England, the nation was in upheaval. In the Dorset countryside, one sunlit afternoon, a young girl - illicitly bathing in a stream - first fell in love with a passing stranger. Her family called her Dorcas, but he called her Campion and that's' what she longed to be, then and forever. ---S... View more info