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Image for Argosy: The Short Story Magazine October 1958.

Argosy: The Short Story Magazine October 1958.

By: N/A

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Amalgamated Press: 1958

Seller ID: 120207


"Argosy Magazine Volume XIX, N0.10, 1958, in overall very good condition - cover slightly tanned and age-spotted to white areas, tiny tear to backstrip at spine tail. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, slight tanning to page-ends but text, illustrations and period advertsiments clean and clear throughout. Crossword has not be filled in." View more info

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A Prospect Of The Sea and other stories and prose writings

By: "Dylan Thomas, Daniel Jones (editor)"

Price: £9.95

Publisher: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd: 1960

Seller ID: 151046


"Hardback reprint, 1960, with unclipped jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage -dj rubbed to edges and spine a touch tanned; blue cloth boards slightly spotted. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name to ffep; text and fronispiece bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Tales From Gogol

By: "Gogol, translated by Rosa Portnova"

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Sylvan Press: 1945

Seller ID: 131794


"First translated and illustrated edition hardback, 1945, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - red cloth boards faded to spine and slightly marked. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations - gift inscription to reverse of title page dated 1945; slight toning (authorised economy standard paper) but text and striking illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library boo... View more info

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Extraordinary Tales

By: "Jorge Luis Borges, Adolfo Bioy Casares"

Price: £44.95

Publisher: Souvenir Press (Educational & Academic) Ltd: 1975

Seller ID: 160376


"First Condor Books UK edition hardback (edited and translated with a foreword by Anthony Kerrigan), 1975, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage - cream dj a touch yellowed to spine and edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Man Outside: The Prose Work Of Wofgang Borchert

By: "Wolfgang Borchert, translated by David Porter"

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Calder and Boyars: 1966

Seller ID: 122124


"First paperback edition in the Jupiter Books series (J-14), 1966, in overall good to very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - spine faded and crease to lower rh front corner. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book." View more info

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Selected Stories

By: A. E. Coppard

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1972

Seller ID: 122985


"First (thus) edition hardback, 1972, with clipped jacket. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj slightly soiled. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Father To The Man and other Stories

By: Adrian Plass

Price: £6.00

Publisher: "London, ", HarperCollins.:

Seller ID: 110061


"Second Edition. 5.5 x 9. 171pp. Black cloth boards with gilt title to spine in fine condition along with fine dust jacket. Binding tight and appears unread. Dirty fingerprint on page edes. No annotations or inscriptions. A collection of short-stories showing Plass' trademark compassion, humour and affection." View more info

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Brief Candles: Four Stories

By: Aldous Huxley

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1957

Seller ID: 131640


"Collected edition hardback reprint in the Collected Works Of Aldous Huxley series, 1957, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dj with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj slightly tanned to spine and edges rubbed, old price label to rear. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Haunts Of Ancient Peace

By: Alfred Austin

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Macmillan: 1902

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 150504


"First edition hardback, 1902, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards rubbed to edges with a couple of slight marks, spine a touch tanned. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to untrimmed page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Frontispiece retains the original tissue-paper guards. Not an old library book. Pho... View more info

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The New Penguin Book Of Welsh Short Stories

By: Alun Richards (editor)

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Viking: 1993

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180304


First edition first printing hardback, 1993, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards lightly rubbed. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Out Of This World 2: An Anthology Of Science Fiction

By: Amabel Williams-Ellis and Mably Owen

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Blackie: 1961

Seller ID: 150131


"Hardback edition, 1961, with unclipped jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj with tiny chips to corners and repaired tear at spine head; blue cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; slight toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Wave Me Goodbye: Stories Of The Second World War

By: Anne Boston (editor)

Price: £8.95

Publisher: Virago Press: 1988

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 121855


"First edition hardback, 1988, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only slight signs of handling and storage. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - slight marks to ffep; text clean and clear throughout. " View more info

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Three: 1964

By: Anthony Blond

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Random House: 1964

Seller ID: 120326


"First edition first printing hardback, 1964, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - cream dj a little tanned with several small chips to edges. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions; text clean and clear throughout." View more info

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The Memoirs Of Sherlock Holmes (Conan Doyle Uniform Edition)

By: Arthur Conan Doyle

Price: £24.95

Publisher: John Murray: 1954

Seller ID: 180415


Hardback reprint in the Conan Doyle Uniform Edition series, 1954, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dj with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj rubbed to edges with a couple of small chips (now proteced); red cloth boards with Conan Doyle facsimile signature slightly faded to spine and edges but remain overall clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; toning to pa... View more info

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Disenchantment

By: C. E. Montague

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Chatto and Windus: 1929

Seller ID: 150128


"Phoenix Library edition hardback reprint, 1929, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - rubbing to edges and spine faded. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Village Memories: A Collection of Short Stories & Reminiscences of Village Life.

By: C. H. Middleton

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Cassell: 1941

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 121215


"First edition first printing hardback, 1941, with unclipped jacket. In overall good condition - dj a little soiled with slight loss to spine head and a few age-spots to flaps; original light green cloth boards faded to edges with a couple of age-spots to spine. Binding tight with slight roll, no annotations or inscriptions; age-spots to prelims but text and charming illustrations clean and clear throughout." View more info

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The Conjure Woman

By: Charles Waddell Chesnutt

Price: £5.95

Publisher: Echo Library: 2007

Seller ID: 122131


"Paperback reprint of 1899 original, 2007, in overall near fine condition with only slight signs of handling and storage. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book." View more info

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The Woman Who Rode Away And Other Stories

By: D. H. Lawrence

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Martin Secker: 1928

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180331


First edition hardback, 1928, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - brown cloth boards rubbed to edges, cloth a little crushed at spine head and tail. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's signature to ffep; tanning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Rivers Of Damascus And Other Stories

By: Donn Byrne

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd:

Seller ID: 180708


Undated third impression hardback, with no jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - red cloth boards slightly faded to spine and edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - owner’s signature to front endpaper; light tanning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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In The Teeth Of Evidence And Other Stories

By: Dorothy L. Sayers

Price: £17.95

Publisher: Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1948

Seller ID: 140586


"Sixth impression hardback, 1948, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with some signs of handling and storage - blue cloth boards tanned and rubbed to spine and edges. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends but text clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info