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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 Then and Now:  A Novel of the Renaissance -by W Somerset Maugham ( a Novel About Machiavelli and the Borgias )

Then and Now: A Novel of the Renaissance -by W Somerset Maugham ( a Novel About Machiavelli and the Borgias )

By: Maugham, W. Somerset ( Willam )

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Garden City, NY ( New York ), Garden City, N.Y. / New York: Doubleday and Company, 1946, Book Club Edition, 1st Printing: 1946

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157913

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, red cloth, a Near Fine copy, tight and square, a wee bit of slight rubbing at corner tips, in an attractive Good dustjacket with a one inch loss at upper spine tip, nice Douglas Gorsline cover art which wraps around onto the spine, 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 The Queen of Bedlam -the 2nd Matthew Corbett volume ---by Robert McCammon  ( Book 2 )

The Queen of Bedlam -the 2nd Matthew Corbett volume ---by Robert McCammon ( Book 2 )

By: McCammon, Robert

Price: $10.49

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Pocket Books / Simon and Schuster, 2007, 1st Softcover Edition, First Printing: 2007

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154743

ISBN: 1416551115

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------trade paperback, a solid Good copy, light tip wear, faint spine creases, ink name on half title page, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// 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... 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 OM:  The Secret of Ahbor Valley  -by Talbot Mundy

OM: The Secret of Ahbor Valley -by Talbot Mundy

By: Mundy, Talbot ( William Lancaster Gribbon )

Price: $10.49

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Avon Edition, 1967, 1st Printing, Canadian Imprint: 1967

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 138665

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, Very Good copy, bit of foxing but nothing too serious, ink initials on front endpaper and bottom edge of text block, 1st Avon printing, Canadian imprint, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Jimgrim -by Talbot Mundy

Jimgrim -by Talbot Mundy

By: Mundy, Talbot ( William Lancaster Gribbon )

Price: $10.49

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Avon Edition, 1968, 1st Printing, Canadian Imprint: 1968

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 138667

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, light rubbing, 1st Avon printing, 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 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: $10.49

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 ///NOT SIGNED---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// 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: $131.93

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: $22.37

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 ///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: $26.33

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: $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