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Giovanni Verga: A Great Writer and His World, Alexander, Alfred
1 Alexander, Alfred Giovanni Verga: A Great Writer and His World
Grant & Cutler Ltd 1972 090041135X / 9780900411359 Hardcover Good ACCEPTABLE Hardcover 
1972. 240 pages. Hard cover with a dust jacket.Ex-library with the usual stamps and inserts. Clean pages with no markings or annotations.B&W photographs. Mild edge wear to the boards and spine ends. Moderate creasing and edge wear to the dust jacket, with some tears and loss to the edges, mainly around the spine. Discoloured tape marks on the flaps. 
Price: 5.99 GBP
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Alan Turing: The Enigma of Intelligence, Andrew Hodges
2 Andrew Hodges Alan Turing: The Enigma of Intelligence
Century 1983 0091521300 / 9780091521301 First Edition Hardcover Very Good VERYGOOD Hardcover 
1983. First Edition. 587 pages. Text block is slightly yellowed and DJ has sunned a little but both are in otherwise great condition. For a more detailed description, to request a collation of the pages or for any specific queries on condition, please contact us before your purchase. 
Price: 87.99 GBP
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Further Thoughts of Chair Mann, Anthony Mann
3 Anthony Mann Further Thoughts of Chair Mann
Trouser Press 1999 0951650173 / 9780951650172 Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback Signed By Author
1999. 295 pages. Signed by the author. Pictorial card covers. Pages are clean and bright with good copy and firm binding. Card covers clean and square with minimal shelf-wear. Bending to back corner. 
Price: 5.99 GBP
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Day Bomber, Arthur Eyton-Jones
4 Arthur Eyton-Jones Day Bomber
Sutton Publishing Ltd 1998 0750918500 / 9780750918503 First Edition Hardcover Very Good VERYGOOD Hardcover 
1998. First Edition. 151 pages. Pristine condition internally and to the outer boards.Secondhand title but appears to be unread. The unclipped DJ is wrapped in protective plastic and in fine condition. This title is like new. 
Price: 17.10 GBP
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Centurions: The Architects of an Era, Carolyn Djanogly
5 Carolyn Djanogly Centurions: The Architects of an Era
Andre Deutsch Ltd 1999 0233997539 / 9780233997537 Hardcover Good GOOD Hardcover Signed By Author
1999. 210 pages. Signed by the author. Large cloth hardcover, with unclipped dustjacket. Clean pages and firm binding. Boards are good, light bumping on corners and spine ends but overall appearance is clean. Dj is good, slight rub markings on front and back. 
Price: 17.99 GBP
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Just an Ordenary Life: But it's Been Fun, Cliff Lowe
6 Cliff Lowe Just an Ordenary Life: But it's Been Fun
Exposure Publishing 2006 1846851335 / 9781846851339 First Edition Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
2006. First Edition. 103 pages. Lower corner of the text block looks to have been wet at some point but this does not mar the printed text in any way. The text block is clean other than this, and the paper covers bear only small corner creases. The binding is firm and the spine is not damaged. 
Price: 32.10 GBP
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The Man Who Looked into Heaven, Coles, Frederick C.
7 Coles, Frederick C. The Man Who Looked into Heaven
Raven Publishing 2002 0953679632 / 9780953679638 Paperback Very Good No Dustjacket Paperback Signed By Author
2002. 283 pages. Signed by the author. Signed and Dedicated by Author to title page. Card covers. Clean pages throughout. Covers are clean and bright with only very slight edge wear. 
Price: 2.99 GBP
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F**k The Ride, Courtney OBE, Dave
8 Courtney OBE, Dave F**k The Ride
Virgin Books 2005 0753511223 / 9780753511220 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Hardcover Signed
258 pages. 2005 first edition, hardback, signed by the author with dedication. Dust jacket rubbed with shelf-wear and couple light nicks, but overall fine with shiny titles. Book firmly bound to black cloth boards with shiny silver titles to back-strip. Couple light marks and faint stains to boards. Text pages all clean, clear and light with signature at front. 
Price: 5.99 GBP
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Journeys to the Past, David Attenborough
9 David Attenborough Journeys to the Past
Lutterworth Press 1981 0718825071 / 9780718825072 Hardcover Good GOOD Hardcover 
1981. 384 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over blue boards. Good clean pages with bright copy and firm binding. Light foxing and tanning to the endpapers and fore-edge. Water staining to right edge of some pages. Boards rubbed with average shelf-wear to edges. Spine is sunned and bumped but text remains clear. Tanned and laminated dust jacket intact with usual scuffing to the edges common with a book of this age. 
Price: 6.99 GBP
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Saidie Patterson: Irish Peacemaker, David Bleakley
10 David Bleakley Saidie Patterson: Irish Peacemaker
Blackstaff Press Ltd 1980 0856402249 / 9780856402241 Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1980. 118 pages. Illustrative card covers with red lettering. Previous owners inscription on the title page. Mild tanning and foxing to the endpapers and text block fore-edge. Light tanning throughout but otherwise has good clean pages with bright copy and firm binding. Card covers are mildly tanned, rubbed and marked with light shelf-wear. 
Price: 8.99 GBP
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Dickie Bird, My Autobiography, Dickie Bird; Michael Parkinson [Foreword]; Keith Lodge [Collaborator];
11 Dickie Bird; Michael Parkinson [Foreword]; Keith Lodge [Collaborator]; Dickie Bird, My Autobiography
Hodder & Stoughton 1997-09-18 0340684577 / 9780340684573 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover Signed
367 pages. 1997 first edition and signed by the author to the front of the dust jacket, with dedication. Very good condition hardback and dust jacket, though couple bookseller labels to front. Mild shelf-wear to edges. Boards unmarked. Clean and light text pages with mildly tanned edges. 
Price: 2.99 GBP
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In War Heroes Wake, Downton, Roger; Downton, Sandra
12 Downton, Roger; Downton, Sandra In War Heroes Wake
Traveller's Joy Publishing 2005-04-01 0955016606 / 9780955016608 Paperback Very Good No Dustjacket Paperback Signed
Very good paperback, signed by the authors. Light edge wear to the card covers. Uncreased spine. 144pgs. 
Price: 2.99 GBP
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Portrait of the Artist as a Young Dog, Dylan Thomas
13 Dylan Thomas Portrait of the Artist as a Young Dog
New Directions 1968 0811202070 / 9780811202077 Hardcover Good No Dustjacket Hardcover 
1968. 254 pages. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Green cloth boards. Ex-library edition with expected inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Lightly yellowed pages. Fox spots to fore edge. Firm binding. Protected by plastic wrapper. Light rubbing across jacket. Headband of jacket is frayed and bumped. Dirt marks across edges of rear side of cover, also slight yellowing. 
Price: 20.11 GBP
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Dictionary of National Biography, E. T. Williams
14 E. T. Williams Dictionary of National Biography
Oxford University Press 1971 0883860309 / 9780883860304 First Edition Hardcover Good GOOD Hardcover 
1971. First Edition. 1150 pages. Black boards. Good clean pages with bright copy and firm binding. Light tanning to the endpapers and fore-edge. Ex library with associated inserts and stamps. Good boards with minimal wear. Little wear to the laminated dustjacket. 
Price: 4.99 GBP
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Louis Pasteur: Hunting Killer Germs (Ideas on Trial), E.A.M. Jakab
15 E.A.M. Jakab Louis Pasteur: Hunting Killer Germs (Ideas on Trial)
McGraw-Hill Professional 2000 0071343342 / 9780071343343 First Edition Paperback Very Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
2000. First Edition. 122 pages. Secondhand book but appears to be unread. The text block is bright, clean and unmarked and the paper covers are free of rubbing and creases. The spine is not creased or damaged and the binding is tight - this title is like new. 
Price: 32.10 GBP
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Walking Free: The Autobiography of John Edwards, Edwards, John
16 Edwards, John Walking Free: The Autobiography of John Edwards
Walking Free Publications 2005 0954940008 / 9780954940003 Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
2005. 222 pages. Signed by the author and dedicated to 'Brenda'. Clean pages with no markings or annotations. Moderate creasing and edge wear to the card cover. Creasing to the spine. 
Price: 4.99 GBP
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A Journey of Faith, Effie Irvine
17 Effie Irvine A Journey of Faith
Serendipity 2007 1843940418 / 9781843940418 Reprint Paperback Very Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
2007. Reprint. 230 pages. Inscriptions on the title page. Signed by the author. Boards have light rub wear to the edges. 
Price: 4.99 GBP
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Here Come the Land Girls (Madrigal S.), Eve Diett
18 Eve Diett Here Come the Land Girls (Madrigal S.)
Blackie & Co 2006 1904986234 / 9781904986232 First Edition Paperback Very Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
2006. First Edition. 165 pages. Book has been used but remains in great condition. There are very faint rub marks to the fore-edge, this title is otherwise like new. 
Price: 15.99 GBP
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Pictures from a Life...Ain't It a Game, Eh?, Farran, Doris
19 Farran, Doris Pictures from a Life...Ain't It a Game, Eh?
Doris Farran 1998 0953492508 / 9780953492503 First Edition Paperback Good No Dustjacket Paperback 
1998. First Edition. 209 pages. Signed by the author with a dedication on the title page. Card covers have light rub wear to the edges. Light scuffing to the surfaces. Pages bright. 
Price: 5.99 GBP
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The Hills of Home, Fraser, Amy Stewart
20 Fraser, Amy Stewart The Hills of Home
Routledge & Kegan Paul Books 1973 071007414X / 9780710074140 Hardcover Good ACCEPTABLE Hardcover 
1973. 240 pages. Hard cover with a dust jacket. Clean pages with no markings or annotations. Mild edge wear to the boards and spine ends. Moderate creasing and edge wear to the dust jacket, with some tears and loss to the edges, mainly around the spine.The dust jacket is clipped. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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