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The Bulpington of Blup: Adventures, Poses, Stresses, Conflict and Disaster in a Contemporary Brain

by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George)

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London: Hutchinson & Co., [1932] First edition, first printing. Signed and dated July 5, 1935 by Wells on half-title page. Publisher's black cloth, with spine lettered in gilt, blue pictorial "Delphic Sibyl" endpapers, and 40 pp. of advertisements to rear; in its original green and red wraparound pictorial dust jacket, lettered in black and white. Very good book, with light… Read more about this item
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Thunderball

by Fleming, Ian

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First Edition
Published
1961
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Hardcover
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1961 First edition, first impression, first issue, binding A, of the ninth novel in the James Bond series. Publisher's dark brown cloth with skeleton hand in blind to front board, spine lettered in gilt; in the original pictorial dust jacket designed by Richard Chopping, with an illustration to the front panel of a skeleton's hand holding a… Read more about this item
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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

by Rowling, J. K.

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First Edition
Published
2005
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Hardcover
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London: Bloomsbury, 2005 Illustrated by Jason Cockcroft. First edition, first printing. Publisher's pictorial boards with Harry and Dumbledore surrounded by fire, lettered in blue, green, and white; in its matching pictorial dust jacket. Fine book, with a hint of toning to page edges; fine unclipped dust jacket. Overall, a bright and crisp copy. Errington A13(a). … Read more about this item
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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

by Rowling, J. K.

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First Edition
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2007
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Hardcover
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London: Bloomsbury, 2007 First edition, first printing. Publisher's pictorial boards, with Harry, Ron, and Hermione illustration to front board, lettered in white, gray, and black; in its matching pictorial dust jacket. Fine book, with a hint of creasing to foot of spine, and usual toning to pages; about fine unclipped dust jacket, with a touch of dampstaining to jacket verso… Read more about this item
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The Doors of Perception

by Huxley, Aldous

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1st Edition
Published
1954
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Hardcover
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London: Chatto & Windus, 1954 First edition, first printing. Publisher's periwinkle cloth, lettered in gilt; in the original pictorial dust jacket designed by John Woodcock, with an illustration of three eyes with geometric irises to the front panel, lettered in white. Very good book, with light spotting to board margins, bright gilt, and some offsetting to endpapers; very good unclipped… Read more about this item
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Dr. No

by Fleming, Ian

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First Edition
Published
1958
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Hardcover
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1958 First edition, first impression, second state. Publisher's black cloth, with a silhouette of a dancing woman ("Honeychile") on the front board in dark brown, spine lettered in metallic silver; in the original dust jacket designed by Pat Marriot with woman silhouette to front panel, titles in black and white. About near fine, with a gentle lean… Read more about this item
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Mrs. McGinty's Dead

by Christie, Agatha

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First Edition
Published
1952
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Hardcover
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London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1952 First edition, first printing. Publisher's red cloth, with spine lettered in black; in its original red, blue, black, and white dust jacket, with New Statesman review to rear panel. Near fine book, with light toning to spine ends, light spotting to text block edges, and a word written in pen to rear pastedown;… Read more about this item
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Heaven and Hell

by Huxley, Aldous

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1st Edition
Published
1956
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Hardcover
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London: Chatto & Windus, 1956 First edition, first printing. Publisher's original red cloth, with spine stamped in gilt; in its original blue dust jacket, with two overlapping circles to front panel, lettered in red and white, jacket designed by John Woodcock. About fine, with a small bookseller sticker to front pastedown and a touch of offsetting to endpapers; near fine… Read more about this item
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Shakspere's Works

by Shakespeare, William

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London: Kegan Paul, Trench & Co., 1886 - 1896 Twelve volumes. Finely bound in half brown-gray calf, with gray, red, and yellow marbled paper-covered boards, five raised bands to spines, with compartments ruled, elaborately decorated, and lettered in gilt, light red and dark red leather labels to spines, top edge gilt, and marbled endpapers. Near fine set, with some rubbing… Read more about this item
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A Caribbean Mystery

by Christie, Agatha

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First Edition
Published
1964
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Hardcover
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London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1964 First edition, first printing. Original publisher's red cloth, spine lettered in gilt; original white dust jacket lettered in black and orange, with blue, yellow and green palm leaf illustrations. About fine book, with light toning to head of spine, and some very faint staining to bottom edge of text block; very good unclipped… Read more about this item
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The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side

by Christie, Agatha

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First Edition
Published
1962
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Hardcover
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London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1962 First edition, first printing. Publisher's red cloth, with spine lettered in black; in its original light green dust jacket, lettered in white and red, with a jagged black design to front panel. Fine book, with just some light offsetting to front free endpaper; very good clipped dust jacket, with light toning to spine,… Read more about this item
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The Adventures of the Christmas Pudding, and a Selection of Entrées

by Christie, Agatha

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First Edition
Published
1960
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Hardcover
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London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1960 First edition, first printing. Publisher's red cloth, with spine lettered in black; in its original orange dust jacket, lettered in yellow, black, and white. About fine book, with a touch of toning to head of spine, and lightly bumped corners; very good unclipped dust jacket, with light toning and soiling to spine… Read more about this item
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Winnie-the-Pooh

by Milne, A. A. (Alan Alexander)

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First Edition
Published
1926
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Hardcover
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London: Methuen & Co., 1926 Illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard. First edition, first printing. Publisher's dark green cloth, decorated in gilt to front board with an illustration of Christopher Robin and Pooh, lettered in gilt to spine, top edge gilt, and illustrated map endpapers; lacking dust jacket. Near fine, with very bright gilt, a faint mark to front board, light… Read more about this item
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Of Human Bondage

by Maugham, W. Somerset

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First Edition
Published
1915
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Hardcover
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London: Heinemann, 1915 First English edition, first issue, with 16 pp. inserted advertisements to rear (no significance for issue). One of 5,000 copies. Inscribed and signed by Maugham on front free endpaper: "For W. D. Hambridge/ W. Somerset Maugham is very glad to sign this book / 11. 2. 39." Publisher's petrol blue cloth, with front board and spine stamped… Read more about this item
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You Only Live Twice

by Fleming, Ian

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Published
1964
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1964 First edition, first impression, first state with battered page number at the foot of pg. 190; in Gilbert's Binding A. Publisher's black cloth with gilt Japanese characters to front board, lettered in metallic silver to spine, with bamboo printed endpapers; in the original pictorial dust jacket designed by Richard Chopping featuring a poisonous toad, a dragonfly,… Read more about this item
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The Battle of Life. A Love Story

by Dickens, Charles

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First Edition
Published
1846
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Hardcover
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London: Bradbury & Evans, 1846 Illustrated by Richard Doyle, John Leech and several others. First edition, fourth vignette title page. Original publisher's red gilt lettered and decorated cloth, decorated in blind, all edges gilt. Near fine, with some bubbling to cloth, light wear to spine ends, a bit of black soiling to rear board, light rubbing to corners, "Thomas Bartlett"… Read more about this item
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The Poetical Works of John Keats

by Keats, John

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Published
1924
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London: Macmillan and Co., 1924 Edited by Francis T. Palgrave. Finely bound in brown morocco by Charles E. Lauriat, with marbled boards, five raised bands to the spine, lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, and marbled endpapers. Near fine, with a few small nicks to spine and corners, light rubbing to marbled boards, "1795" stamped in red to front pastedown,… Read more about this item
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Punch's Snapdragons for Christmas

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Published
1845
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London: Published at the Punch Office, 1845 First edition, first printing. Illustrated with four steel engravings by John Leech. Finely bound in red morocco by Kelly & Sons for Charles C. Lauriat, with leather "Plum-Pudding Island" character illustration colored green, red, yellow and brown to front board, front and rear boards bordered in decorative gilt, two raised bands to spine,… Read more about this item
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The Pale Horse

by Christie, Agatha

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First Edition
Published
1961
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London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1961 First edition, first printing. Publisher's red cloth, spine stamped in black; in its original black dust jacket, with red horizontal lines design, lettered in white and blue. About fine, with a touch of wrinkling to foot of spine, and light spotting to text block edges; good or better unclipped dust jacket, with light… Read more about this item
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The Novels of Charlotte, Emily, and Anne Brontë (The Professor; Jane Eyre; Villette; Shirley; The Tenant of Wildfell Hall; Agnes Grey; Wuthering Heights)

by Brontë, Charlotte; Brontë, Emily, and Brontë, Anne

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1922
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London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1922 Seven novels bound in six volumes (The Tenant of Wildfell Hall and Agnes Grey paired in one volume). With 60 colored illustration plates by Edmund Dulac. Later edition. Finely bound in three-quarter tan calf by Bayntun, with five raised bands to spines, spines lettered, decorated and ruled in gilt, red and green leather… Read more about this item
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