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Image for Coat of Arms ---by Susannah Kells ( Bernard Cornwell - the Author of the Richard Sharpe Books )

Coat of Arms ---by Susannah Kells ( Bernard Cornwell - the Author of the Richard Sharpe Books )

By: Kells, Susannah ( Pseudonym for Bernard and Judy Cornwell )

Price: $43.49

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

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161392

ISBN: 000223016X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, Near Fine example, no remainder mark,gift inscription on front blank endpaper, a bit of age toning to the paper but overall a very nice copy, in a Near Fine first issue dustjacket designed for the export market (no price on the flap so each receiving country could price the book according to their currency), --- by the author of the Sharpe military novels, "---the story of a great aristocratic family steeped in history and tradition, facing an uncertain future in a world that is rapidly changing - and where old emnities flourish as never before."---, any ima... View more info

Image for BOLITHO Omnibus:  With All Despatch; Honour This Day; The Only Victor -THREE RICHARD BOLITHO Naval Adventures -by Alexander Kent

BOLITHO Omnibus: With All Despatch; Honour This Day; The Only Victor -THREE RICHARD BOLITHO Naval Adventures -by Alexander Kent

By: Kent, Alexander ( AKA Douglas Reeman )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: William Heinemann, 1993, 1st Omnibus Edition, First Printing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154617

ISBN: 0434000248

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hard cover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, a bit of browning to paper as usually seen, nice wraparound cover art, 898 pages of naval fiction, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Sovereign's Key ---by Rosalind Laker ( Large Print edition )

Sovereign's Key ---by Rosalind Laker ( Large Print edition )

By: Laker, Rosalind (penname for: Barbara Ovstedal )

Price: $98.93

Publisher: Bath, England, Bath, UK: Chivers Press / A Lythway Book, 1990, 1st Large Print Edition, First Printing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156216

ISBN: 0745112102

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------hardcover, about 5.5 x 8.75 inches, a Very Good copy, corners are gently bumped, bump to lower edge of front board, no dustyjacket as issued, the author's 1st book, this is a large print edition, , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Daughter of Isis -by Joanna Makepeace

Daughter of Isis -by Joanna Makepeace

By: Makepeace, Joanna ( Penname for Margaret Elizabeth York Who also Wrote as: Margaret Abbey, Elizabeth York )

Price: $31.61

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hurst and Blackett, 1969, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148272

ISBN: 0090980808

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hard cover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Very Good+ dustjacket, ---"The Princess Asenath was the only member of the Pharoah''s court who did not look forward to the return of Prince Mern Ptah. As throne princess of Egypt, she must ma rry the Royal heir, but she disliked and feared her arrogant half-brother."---, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Falcon Queen -by Val Manning

Falcon Queen -by Val Manning

By: Manning, Val ( Pen Name for Val Miller, Wife of Peter Pook )

Price: $39.53

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Robert Hale, 1979, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153458

ISBN: 0709172915

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ dustjacket, Manning wrote 4 other books all of which seem to be based on Scandinavian / Norse legend as is this book, the story of Gunnhild, daughter of King Gorm, scarce, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Monmouth Harry -by A N Maughan ( The Hodder and Stoughton Library of Great Historical Novels Chosen By Rosemary Sutcliff - Series )( Henry V )

Monmouth Harry -by A N Maughan ( The Hodder and Stoughton Library of Great Historical Novels Chosen By Rosemary Sutcliff - Series )( Henry V )

By: Maughan, A M ( Anne Margery ); Introduction By Rosemary Sutcliff

Price: $13.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hodder and Stoughton / H&S, 1967, 1st Edition thus, First Printing: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156739

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Very Good dustjacket, small sticker pull on spine of jacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Halfhyde's Island -by Philip McCutchan -book 2 of the Lieutenant St Vincent Halfhyde Series ( Volume ii )

Halfhyde's Island -by Philip McCutchan -book 2 of the Lieutenant St Vincent Halfhyde Series ( Volume ii )

By: McCutchan, Philip (aka Robert Conington Galway, Duncan MacNeil )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: St Martin's Press, 1975, 1st edition, First Printing: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164018

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------hardcover, a close to Near Fine example but there is a small patch of discolouration at the lower spine tip so a Very Good+ example, in an attractive Good dustjacket with some small chips and tears which have been tape repaired, , 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 Dark Enchantment -by Eva McDonald

Dark Enchantment -by Eva McDonald

By: McDonald, Eva

Price: $31.61

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Robert Hale, 1960, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148273

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hard cover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Very Good dustjacket,some short closed tears with associated creasing on rear panel, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Margaret's Diary: From Scotland to Saskatchewan -a Signed Copy

By: McEachen, Murray (signed)

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB: Self Published / Murray McEachen, NO DATE (circa 2006), 1st Edition, First Printing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 149675

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------trade paperback, a Near Fine copy, signed and inscribed by the author, ---"This is the story of a family living in Scotland, losing their home to the potato famine and the Highland Clearances, then moving to Canada where their future generation loses their Saskatchewan farm to the banks during the Great Depression. ---Born in Campbelltown, Scotland in the 1820s, Alexander McEachen grew up on a farm with his parents, Alex and Margaret, one brother and five sisters. ---Alexander was only a teenager when the potato famine struck Scotland and his family lost everything as the laird... View more info

Image for TROS OF SAMOTHRACE: Tros ---with Helma ---with Liafail ---with Helene ---with Queen Cleopatra ---with The Purple Pirate  --- 6 Volumes --- Books 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

TROS OF SAMOTHRACE: Tros ---with Helma ---with Liafail ---with Helene ---with Queen Cleopatra ---with The Purple Pirate --- 6 Volumes --- Books 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

By: Mundy, Talbot ( William Lancaster Gribbon )

Price: $39.53

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Avon Editions, 1967, 1967, 1967, 1967, 1969, 1970, All are 1st Printing Except Queen Cleopatra: 1967

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 138560

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------6 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), paperback, all Good to Very Good copies, bit of light rubbing but nothing too serious, all are 1st Avon printings except Cleopatra which is a 3rd printing, nice tight square copies, all are Canadian imprints except CLEOPATRA, 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

Image for Tros of Samothrace ---with Avenging Liafail ---with The Praetor's Dungeaon ---with The Purple Pirate ---with Queen Cleopatra  --- 5 Volumes --- Books 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Tros of Samothrace ---with Avenging Liafail ---with The Praetor's Dungeaon ---with The Purple Pirate ---with Queen Cleopatra --- 5 Volumes --- Books 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

By: Mundy, Talbot ( William Lancaster Gribbon )

Price: $46.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Zebra Editions, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1st printing for all: 1976

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 138563

ISBN: 0890833427

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------6 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), paperback, all Very Good or better, bit of light rubbing but nothing too serious, all are 1st Zebra printings, nice tight square copies, 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

Image for Queen Cleopatra -by Talbot Mundy

Queen Cleopatra -by Talbot Mundy

By: Mundy, Talbot ( William Lancaster Gribbon )

Price: $11.81

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Ace Star Edition # K-149, 1929 (actually 1960's -Circa 1962 ?), 1st Printing: 1962

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 138669

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, light rubbing, cover art has a very nice depiction of Cleopatra ---who looks suspiciously like Elizabeth Taylor, this was released around the same time as the epic movie, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

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: $13.13

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: $13.13

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 ///NOT SIGNED---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// 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: $13.13

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 ///NOT SIGNED---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// 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: $11.81

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 ///NOT SIGNED---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

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

Mandingo ---by Kyle Onstott ( Falconhurst Series )

By: Onstott, Kyle

Price: $17.09

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: 164087

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Good copy with some light 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 like cattle. You may rave about mandingo or you may hate it, but you won't be able to lay it down, because it is a terrible & w... View more info

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

Mandingo ---by Kyle Onstott ( Falconhurst Series )

By: Onstott, Kyle

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticutt, Greenwich, CT: Fawcett Crest 1958 (actually circa 1975 ), 1st Crest Edition, Later Printing: 1975

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164088

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Good copy with some light wear, spine creases, a bit of age toning to paper, nice cover art showing a southern belle with arm-in-arm with a black man ---movie tie-in sticker on front panel ,"---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 like cattle. You may rave about mandingo... 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: $13.13

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: $19.73

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