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Ben Hur: A Tale of the Christ

By: Wallace, Lew

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Walter Scott: 1888

Edition: UK Later Printing

Seller ID: 10062

Condition: Good


Later printing of this novel. Bound in brown cloth with an etching of what I believe is Messala walking away from Judah who is sitting on a bench. Gold edging to the pages. Small spots of soiling and foxing through out the book. No dustjacket. In good condition. View more info

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The Bright Pavilions

By: Walpole, Hugh

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran and Company: 1940

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 2405

Condition: Very good


First edition first printing of this stand alone thriller novel. There are small tears to the edges of the dustjacket and the dustjacket has tanned with age. Price clipped otherwise in very good / very good condition. View more info

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And All The Saints

By: Walsh, Michael

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 2003

Edition: Advance Reading Copy

Seller ID: 15376

ISBN: 0446518158

Condition: Fine


Advance Reading Copy of this author's third fictional novel. A fictional memoir of Owen "Owney" Madden's career in the mob. In fine unread condition. View more info

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Death of a Bogey

By: Warner, Douglas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1962

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 12849

Condition: Very good


First edition first printing of the second fictional crime novel by this author. The top edge of the dustjacket's front panel has a 1/4 inch semi closed tear. There is another at the front corner at the base of the spine. On the bottom edge of the book there is a small 1/4 inch long stain. On the outward edges of the pages there is a light streak of moisture staining the left streaks on the rear panel of the dustjacket. As far as I can see no page blocks have been effected by either stains. In very good / good condition. View more info

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Valley of the Shadow # 1068

By: Warren, Charles Marquis

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1952

Edition: First Bantam edition second printing

Seller ID: 14139

Condition: Very good


First Bantam Books edition second printing # 1068 of this historical thriller novel. Light edge wear. Light reading creases. In very good condition. View more info

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Memoirs of a Dwarf at the Sun King's Court

By: Weidner, Paul

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Madison, University of Wisconsin / Terrace Books: 2004

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 10252

ISBN: 029920510X

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing of the first novel by this author. In fine / fine unread condition. View more info

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The Prisoner in the Mask

By: Wheatley, Dennis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1957

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 14119

Condition: Near fine


First edition first printing of the eighth novel in the Duke de Richleau series. Light edge wear. Price clipped otherwise in near fine / near fine condition. View more info

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The Guardian aka Uprising

By: Whyte, Jack

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, Viking: 2014

Edition: First Canadian edition first printing

Seller ID: 10397

ISBN: 0670068489

Condition: Near fine


First Canadian edition first printing of the third novel in the Guardians / Bravehearts Chronicles. Also published under the title Uprising. In near fine / near fine condition. View more info

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The Lance Thrower aka Clothar the Frank / Lancelot

By: Whyte, Jack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Forge: 2004

Edition: First US edition first printing

Seller ID: 14874

ISBN: 0312869290

Condition: Near fine


First US edition first printing of the eighth novel in the Camulod / Legends of Camelot series. Also published under the title Clothar the Frank / Lancelot. Light rubbing to the surface of the dustjacket's rear panel. In near fine / near fine condition. View more info

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Pomeroy

By: Williams, Gordon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1983

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 9332

ISBN: 0718122593

Condition: Very good


First UK edition first printing of this stand alone thriller novel. The pages are tanned. Price clipped otherwise in very good / near fine condition. View more info

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The Rogue from Padua # D136

By: Williams, Jay

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing: 1954

Edition: First thus

Seller ID: 14059

Condition: Very good


First Dell edition first printing # D136 of this historical novel. Light edge wear. Light reading creases. In very good condition. View more info

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Hatchett and Lycett

By: Williams, Nigel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Viking / Penguin: 2002

Edition: Uncorrected Proof Copy

Seller ID: 10209

ISBN: 0670912557

Condition: Fine


Uncorrected Proof Copy of this comical World War 2 mystery / romance thriller. In fine condition. View more info

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The Gladiator # P215

By: Williamson, Thames

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, PermaBooks: 1953

Edition: First thus

Seller ID: 13359

Condition: Near fine


First Permabooks Edition first printing # P215 of this novel. Light edge wear. Faint reading creases to the spine. In near condition. View more info

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The Triarchs

By: Wilson, Derek

Price: $120.00

Publisher: London, Headline: 1994

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 4727

ISBN: 0747209774

Condition: Near fine


First edition first printing of the first novel in the Tim Lacy series. Light tanning the pages. Price clipped otherwise in near fine / fine condition. View more info

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A Very British Ending

By: Wilson, Edward

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Arcadia: 2015

Edition: First edition first printing

Inscription: SIGNED by the author

Seller ID: 10508

ISBN: 1910050490

Condition: Near fine


First edition first printing of the sixth novel by this author. Inscribed, placed and dated by the author on the title page. It says "Aldeburgh 22 August 2014 To Currie Palmer with thanks and Fondest Regards. Edward Wilson." The date 2014 the 4 is not complete so I think it was in error, like he started to write the 4 and then stopped. Unusual. In near fine / near fine condition. View more info

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The Ottoman Affair

By: Wilson, Graham J. Holmes

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Athena Press: 2010

Edition: Print on Demand

Seller ID: 4500

ISBN: 1847487513

Condition: Fine


First novel in the Captain Henry Simms of the Buffs series. In fine unread condition. View more info

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An Empty Death

By: Wilson, Laura

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Orion: 2009

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 5435

ISBN: 0752876260

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing (trade paper format) of the second novel in the DI Ted Stratton. In fine unread condition. View more info

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The Company of Strangers

By: Wilson, Robert

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 2001

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 9306

ISBN: 0002326698

Condition: Near fine


First edition first printing of the second stand alone thriller by this author. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Pages are light tanned. Wrap around ban is in fine condition. In near fine / fine condition. View more info

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The Company of Strangers

By: Wilson, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt: 2001

Edition: First US edition first printing

Seller ID: 10167

ISBN: 0151008469

Condition: Fine


First US edition first printing of second stand alone World War 2 suspense thriller. In fine / fine condition. View more info

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The Horse Coin

By: Wishart, David

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1999

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 4844

ISBN: 0340715308

Condition: Near Fine


First edition first printing of this stand alone novel. In near fine / fine condition. View more info