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The Gauntlet --by Ronald Welch

By: Welch, Ronald ( Pseudonym for Ronald ( R O ) Oliver Felton )

Price: $25.74

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Oxford University Press / OUP, 1991, 1st Printing: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 149862

ISBN: 0192717626

Condition: Good (see description)


------------trade paperback, a solid Good copy with a bit of light wear, a bit of curling to corner tips, ---"When Peter finds the gauntlet on a Welsh hillside, he becomes the latest link in an old legend. Suddenly transported back to the fourteenth century, to a world of castles, feasts, jousts, and battles, he is accepted by everyone as the eldest son of Sir Roger de Blois. Peter learns how to live as the son of a Norman lord, how to hawk, and fight, and shoot a longbow, and, finally he has to escape alone from their besieged castle to bring help. But one day he will have to return to h... View more info

The Gauntlet --by Ronald Welch

By: Welch, Ronald ( Pseudonym for Ronald ( R O ) Oliver Felton )

Price: $26.33

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Oxford University Press, 1968, 1st Edition, Later Printing (assumed): 1968

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 150253

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hard cover, a solid Good ex library copy with the title page removed (thus the assumption that this is a later printing), in an attractive Good or better dustjacket, paperbacked mylar protector cannot be removed from the jacket, still much better than a reading copy and overall looks quite nice, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Sun of York ---by Ronald  Welch (set during the War of the Roses )

Sun of York ---by Ronald Welch (set during the War of the Roses )

By: Welch, Ronald ( Pseudonym for Ronald ( R O ) Oliver Felton )

Price: $79.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Oxford University Press / New Oxford series, 1979, 1st Edition Thus, First Printing: 1979

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 152245

ISBN: 0192770985

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------hardcover, a clean Very Good copy, no dustjacket as issued, corners are gently bumped, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Zulu  Warrior ---by Ronald Welch

Zulu Warrior ---by Ronald Welch

By: Welch, Ronald ( Pseudonym for Ronald ( R O ) Oliver Felton )

Price: $197.93

Publisher: England, Newton Abbot / London, UK: David and Charles, 1974, 1st Edition, 1st Printing: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153050

ISBN: 071536555X

Condition: Good (see description)


-------------hardcover, a solid Good ex library copy in an attractive Very Good dustjacket which looks like it has had the rear flap trimmed as the flap text is very close to the edge, no library stickers on the jacket, usual library stamps and marks in the book but overall this is a pretty nice copy of Welch's scarcest book under his own name, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Captain of Dragoons  -by Ronald Welch ( a Carey Family Novel )

Captain of Dragoons -by Ronald Welch ( a Carey Family Novel )

By: Welch, Ronald ( Pseudonym for Ronald ( R O ) Oliver Felton )

Price: $79.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Oxford University Press / OUP, 1974, 1st Edition Thus ( 3rd Edition overall), First Printing: 1974

Edition: First Edition Thus

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154443

ISBN: 0192770659

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a solid Good ex library copy, front blank endpaper has been removed, usual library marks and stamps but overall a tight square copy, in an attractive Very Good dustjacket, remnants of old Oxford jacket protector on verso of jacket, some tape marks on verso of jacket are starting to show through but overall this presents quite well especially with a new hi-quality mylar protector, this is a new OUP edition and is in actual fact the 3rd edition having been preceded by an earlier hardcover edition and a paperback edition, looks pretty nice overall, any image directly besid... View more info

Image for Sun of York ---by Ronald  Welch (set during the War of the Roses )

Sun of York ---by Ronald Welch (set during the War of the Roses )

By: Welch, Ronald ( Pseudonym for Ronald ( R O ) Oliver Felton )

Price: $79.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Oxford University Press / New Oxford series, 1979, 1st Edition Thus, First Printing: 1979

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155198

ISBN: 0192770985

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------hardcover, a clean Very Good copy, no dustjacket as issued, corners are gently bumped, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Bowman of Crecy ---a Carey Family Novel  -by Ronald Welch

Bowman of Crecy ---a Carey Family Novel -by Ronald Welch

By: Welch, Ronald ( Pseudonym for Ronald ( R O ) Oliver Felton )

Price: $98.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Oxford University Press / OUP, 1971, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 1971

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155964

ISBN: 019271256X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy but there are some small glue marks on the boards along the top and bottom edges from an old dustjacket protector, a bit of foxing to the upper edge of the text block, in a Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket which still has the original Oxford dustjacket protector, those Oxford jacket sleeves were attached along the top and bottom edges of the jacket and therefore make it extremely difficult to remove and in this case has left small glue marks on the board edges, this jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector to prevent any further glue marks, overall... View more info

Image for Bowman of Crecy ---a Carey Family Novel  -by Ronald Welch

Bowman of Crecy ---a Carey Family Novel -by Ronald Welch

By: Welch, Ronald ( Pseudonym for Ronald ( R O ) Oliver Felton )

Price: $52.73

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press / OUP, 1997, 1st paperback Edition thus, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156037

ISBN: 0192717464

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------trade paperback, about 5.25 x 8.5 inches, a solid Very Good copy, a bit of light wear, faint cover creases, a Carey family novel, 178 pages, b&w illustrations, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Knight Crusader ---a Carey Family Novel ---by Ronald Welch

By: Welch, Ronald ( Pseudonym for Ronald ( R O ) Oliver Felton ). Annotated and with a Preface and Questions By R P McDonald

Price: $46.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Oxford University Press, 1963, 1st Edition Thus, Later Printing: 1963

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 150558

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hard cover, a solid Good to Very Good copy, bit of ink scribbling on front panel, school stamps, ink names scribbled out, map endpapers, a Carey family novel, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Fort Sun Dance ( Based on the last stand of Fort Phil Kearney )

Fort Sun Dance ( Based on the last stand of Fort Phil Kearney )

By: Wellman, Manly Wade ( Manley -misspelled on cover)

Price: $11.81

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Corgi / Transworld, 1955, 1st UK Edition, First Printing: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 139458

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Good copy, ink number on front cover, some wear and tear along spine, a bit of age toning to paper, a scarce edition, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo, View more info

Image for Kelso of the Paragon:  A Roger Kelso Adventure ---by James Dillon White

Kelso of the Paragon: A Roger Kelso Adventure ---by James Dillon White

By: White, James Dillon ( Pen Name for Stanley White)

Price: $79.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hutchinson, 1969, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145637

ISBN: 0090979508

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hardcover, a solid Good ex library copy in a Good dustjacket, usual library stamps and marks, no library stickers on jacket, looks quite nice overall, the scarcest Kelso book, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Kelso of the Paragon:  A Roger Kelso Adventure ---by James Dillon White

Kelso of the Paragon: A Roger Kelso Adventure ---by James Dillon White

By: White, James Dillon ( Pen Name for Stanley White)

Price: $145.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hutchinson, 1969, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155769

ISBN: 0090979508

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy, upper corners are ever so slightly bumped, small mark on front blank endpaper, in a solid clean very Good dustjacket with with some flaking at tips, a bit of light soiling to the largely white rear panel, small sticker pull on spine, overall a pretty darn nice copy, the scarcest Kelso book, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Kelso of the Paragon:  A Roger Kelso Adventure ---by James Dillon White

Kelso of the Paragon: A Roger Kelso Adventure ---by James Dillon White

By: White, James Dillon ( Pen Name for Stanley White)

Price: $98.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hutchinson, 1969, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155902

ISBN: 0090979508

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hardcover, a solid Good ex library copy in a bright Very Good dustjacket, usual library stamps and marks, no library stickers on jacket, rear flap has a strip along edge of old tape darkening as does the verso of the rear board (rear flap was once taped to the verso of the board ), looks quite nice overall, the scarcest Kelso book, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Kelso of the Paragon:  A Roger Kelso Adventure ---by James Dillon White

Kelso of the Paragon: A Roger Kelso Adventure ---by James Dillon White

By: White, James Dillon ( Pen Name for Stanley White)

Price: $65.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hutchinson, 1969, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156693

ISBN: 0090979508

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hardcover, a solid Good ex library copy which has had the dustjacket permanently adhered to the book without the rear flap included), usual library stamps and marks in the book, no library stickers on jacket (but the jacket is adhered to the book ), the scarcest Kelso book, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Kelso of the Paragon:  A Roger Kelso Adventure ---by James Dillon White

Kelso of the Paragon: A Roger Kelso Adventure ---by James Dillon White

By: White, James Dillon ( Pen Name for Stanley White)

Price: $145.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hutchinson, 1969, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161519

ISBN: 0090979508

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy, upper corners are ever so slightly bumped, in a solid clean Very Good to Very Good+dustjacket with with some flaking at tips, a bit of light soiling to the largely white rear panel, overall a pretty darn nice copy, the scarcest Kelso book, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for TWO BOOKS:  The Eagle's Brood ---with The Saxon Shore ---the Camulod Chronicles / Series - Volume 3 & 4 -by Jack Whyte -both are signed and inscribed by the author( Camelot / King Arthur )( also known with titles Merlyn & Excalibur )

TWO BOOKS: The Eagle's Brood ---with The Saxon Shore ---the Camulod Chronicles / Series - Volume 3 & 4 -by Jack Whyte -both are signed and inscribed by the author( Camelot / King Arthur )( also known with titles Merlyn & Excalibur )

By: Whyte, Jack (signed)( TWO VOLUMES )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Penguin Books, 1995 / 1996, 1st paperback Edition, 3rd and First printing: 1995

Edition: Later and/or First Printings.

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 164559

ISBN: 0140170480

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE), paperback, both are Good or better examples, some edge wear, spine creases, age toning to paper, a few turned corners, both books are signed and inscribed on the dedication page under the dedication "And to K__ L____ Jack Whyte Nov 28, 2000", any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED and INSCRIBED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for A Place to Call Home  -by Gabriele Wills -a Signed Copy ( Set in 1832 in Upper Canada )

A Place to Call Home -by Gabriele Wills -a Signed Copy ( Set in 1832 in Upper Canada )

By: Wills, Gabriele (signed)

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Canada, Canada: Mindshadows, 2003, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 159115

ISBN: 0973278005

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------trade paperback, about 5.5 x 8.5 inches, a Very Good copy, a bit of light rubbing, spine is slightly cocked, signed without inscription by Wills, 522 pages plus a one page afterword, historical fiction set in Upper Canada in 1832, ---"Set in the turbulent, formative years of Ontario, this compelling saga spans five decades and two generations. Barely surviving a disastrous journey on a cholera-ridden immigrant ship, Rowena O'Shaughnessy and her family settle in the primitive backwoods of Upper Canada in 1832. Her complex relationship with the wealthy and powerful Launston fam... View more info

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Old Bones: A Marcus Corvinus Mystery

By: Wishart, David

Price: $26.33

Publisher: London, England, London, UK:: Hodder and Stoughton ( H&S ), 2000, 1st edition, First Printing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147404

ISBN: 0340768835

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, the 5th Marcus Corvinus mystery, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Germanicus ---with Sejanus ---with The Horse Coin ---with Nero ---4 Volumes ( two are Marcus Corvinus mysteries)

Germanicus ---with Sejanus ---with The Horse Coin ---with Nero ---4 Volumes ( two are Marcus Corvinus mysteries)

By: Wishart, David

Price: $26.33

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Sceptre edition, 1997, 1998, 1999, 1996, 1st and 2nd Printings: 1997

Edition: Later and/or First Printings

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147405

ISBN: 0340667028

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------4 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), trade paperbacks, all are Very Good or better, all in the same format, light wear, some faint spine creases, Germanicus and sejanus are Marcus Corvinus mysteries, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Lydian Baker -a Marcus Corvinus Mystery

The Lydian Baker -a Marcus Corvinus Mystery

By: Wishart, David

Price: $65.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Sceptre, 1998, 1st Edition, First Printings: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148019

ISBN: 0340713240

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, ---In voluntary exile in Athens, Marcus Corvinus receives a letter from his antiquarian stepfather Priscus, who has learned that the 41/2 foot solid gold statue of a female baker, one of a large number of valuable gifts to the Delphic Oracle by the 6th century BC King Croesus of Lydia, has reappeared and is being offered for sale in Athens on the black market. Corvinus agrees to be his agent and to try and buy it. But, as a result, he finds himself caught up in the world of organised crime, as well as in a deadly struggle of inte... View more info