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    The Mockery Bird

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    The Mockery Bird By Gerald Durrell First edition, first impression (William Collins Sons & Co Ltd, 1981). Signed by the author to the title page. Jacket illustration by Hanife Hassan. A fine, clean copy with very mild dustiness to top edge, in a fine dust jacket with a touch of fading to spine panel and a small spot to lower flap. A superior copy.
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    The Naive and Sentimental Lover

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    The Naive and Sentimental Lover By John le Carré First edition, first impression (Hodder & Stoughton, 1971). Signed by the author to the title page. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt lettering to spine and author's signature to upper board in gilt. A fine copy with a few marks to top edge; purple top-stain still nice and bright in a fine dust jacket with minimal fading to spine panel. A beautiful, crisp copy of the author's sixth novel.
    £800.00
    £800.00
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    The Only Story

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    The Only Story By Julian Barnes First Edition, First Impression. Signed by the author to the title page. New and unread.
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    The Outward Urge

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    The Outward Urge By John Wyndham First Edition, First Impression (Michael Joseph, 1959). Light toning to edges; dustiness to top edge of text block; spotting to top edge of and rear paste-downs. Original and unclipped dust jacket has a closed tear to top edge of front panel; some abrasion and a small nick to bottom corner; abrasion to top edge of spine panel; light edgewear with some soiling to rear panel.
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    The Rattle Bag: An Anthology of Poetry

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    The Rattle Bag: An Anthology of Poetry Edited By Seamus Heaney and Ted Hughes First edition, first impression (Faber & Faber, 1982). Signed, inscribed and dated by Ted Hughes to the front endpaper to Harold Wilson, former Prime Minister of the UK and his wife and poet, Mary Wilson: 'For Mary and Harold Wilson with my best wishes Ted Hughes 4th February 1985'. Publisher's original yellow cloth with gold lettering to spine. Slightest hint of compression to spine foot, fine otherwise in a near fine dust jacket with a little fading and a few inconspicuous and superficial scuff marks to spine panel. A fantastic and rare inscribed copy with a very interesting and unique association.
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    The Remains of the Day

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    The Remains of the Day By Kazuo Ishiguro First edition, first impression (Faber & Faber, 1989). Signed by the author to the title page. The third novel by the 2017 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, for which he won the Booker Prize in 1989. Gift inscription to front endpaper; very minor bump to spine head. Original dust jacket is price-clipped, but both spine and rear panels are still bright and unfaded; very light wear to top edge. An excellent, near fine example.
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    The Sandcastle

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    The Sandcastle By Iris Murdoch First edition, first impression (Chatto & Windus, 1957). Publisher's original green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Spine has some sunning with very faint evidence of spotting to edges and darkening to top, near fine otherwise in a near fine or better dust jacket with trivial and isolated instances of wear to top edge and a minuscule nick to bottom edge of rear flap. A lovely copy of the author's third novel.
    £175.00
    £175.00
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    The Sandcastle

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    The Sandcastle By Iris Murdoch First Edition, First Impression (Chatto & Windus, 1957). Edges toned; bumping to top corners of front and rear boards and to spine tips; browning to spine tips; remnants of sticker to front pastedown. Original and unclipped dust jacket has some loss to spine tips; spine panel toned; rubbing to corners and fore-edge; tape repairs to verso. A good copy of the author’s third novel.
    £75.00
    £75.00
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    The Shining

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    The Shining By Stephen King First edition, first impression (Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1977), with dust jacket price of $8.95, 'First Edition' on the copyright page and 'R49' in the margin of page 447. Signed and inscribed by the author to the front endpaper: 'For Stanley - Best. and shine on! Stephen King 1/15/82'. Fine book with a little rubbing to spine tips in a near fine dust jacket with light rubbing to spine tips and corners; a couple of very small chips to corners; very slight traces of fading to spine panel with some light toning to spine panel verso, as is common. An excellent example of a classic of the genre.
    £3,500.00
    £3,500.00
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    The Silmarillion

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    The Silmarillion By J. R. R. Tolkien First domestic edition, first impression with '£4.95' price to upper flap (George Allen & Unwin). Publisher's original navy cloth with lettering to spine in gilt and charcoal top stain. A fine copy, with the rear map still present, in a fine dust jacket.
    £150.00
    £150.00
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    The Spy Who Loved Me

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    The Spy Who Loved Me By Ian Fleming First edition, first impression (Jonathan Cape, 1962). Original publisher's black cloth with silver lettering to spine and silver dagger to upper board. Small, unobtrusive stain and very slight darkening to top edge, else fine and free from inscriptions with nice, clean boards. Mild and occasional rubbing to extremities of the original and unclipped dust jacket with minor chipping to corners and stain to foot of lower panel. A near fine example.
    £600.00
    £600.00
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    The Stand

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    The Stand By Stephen King First edition, first impression (Doubleday, 1978) with 'T39' to the gutter of page 823. Signed, inscribed and dated by the author to the front endpaper: 'For Peter with best wishes, Stephen King 5/5/89'. Quarter-bound in black cloth with gilt lettering to spine, tanned boards and white endpapers and paste-downs. A better than near fine copy with a small knock to bottom edge of upper board and a very small area of extremely faint spotting to top edge; contents lovely and clean and free from inscriptions. The original and unclipped dust jacket, priced at $12.95, is also in excellent, near fine condition with a couple of very small closed tears and associated creases to head of spine panel, mild toning to spine panel verso, as is common and a very minor instance of rubbing to bottom corner of upper panel . A fantastic copy of the author's iconic fifth novel.
    £2,750.00
    £2,750.00