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    2001: A Space Odyssey

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    2001: A Space Odyssey by Arthur C. Clarke First UK edition, first impression (Hutchinson, 1968). Offered with an envelope signed and inscribed by the author loosely laid in. Publisher's original black cloth with silver lettering to spine and grey endpapers and paste-downs. A near fine copy with a slight spine slant and spotting to top edge, in a near fine dust jacket with a little lifting to laminate at top of upper panel hinge and a hint of trivial edge wear in places. An excellent copy.
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    4.50 from Paddington

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    4.50 from Paddington By Agatha Christie First edition, first impression (Collins Clear-Type Press, 1957). Near fine book with a little toning and very minor spotting to edges; faint off-setting to rear endpaper and a trivial knock to top corner of upper board, in a very good, price-clipped dust jacket with a touch of faint soiling to lower panel, very small closed tear to spine foot with fading to spine panel, as is common; very mild and isolated instances of rubbing to extremities. Better than very good overall.
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    A Christmas Carol

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    A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens Limited edition (Paradine, 1978). One of 135 copies, but unnumbered and with uncoloured illustrated plates. Beautifully bound in full crushed dark red morocco, spine and upper board lettering and motifs in gilt, all edges gilt, housed in a slipcase with leather inlay bearing the title and wreath motif in gilt. The book is in fantastic condition with some minor rubbing and a couple of shallow and unobtrusive scuffs to inlay edge. A very attractive production.
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    A Draft of XXX Cantos

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    A Draft of XXX Cantos By Ezra Pound Original buckram with red lettering. One of 200 copies on Canson-Mongolfier paper, of which this is number 31. A very attractive production. A little marking here and there to lower board; touch of fading and very mild browning to spine, as is common; bookplate to front pastedown. Edges uncut. Contents beautiful and clean. Very good or better.
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    A Fairly Honourable Defeat

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    A Fairly Honourable Defeat By Iris Murdoch First Edition, First Impression (Chatto and Windus, 1970). A little compression to spine foot and light soiling to top edge of text block. Original and unclipped dust jacket has some wear to extremities and a stain to verso covered by front flap.
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    A Handful of Darkness

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    A Handful of Darkness By Philip K. Dick First edition, first impression and first state without ‘World of Chance’ to lower panel and with dark blue boards. Publisher’s original dark blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. Bottom portion of boards faintly marked with some off-setting to endpapers; some toning and spotting to edges, which encroaches a little on text of opening pages. The original dust jacket has some chipping to spine ends and corners with a few small closed tears and some moderate toning to lower panel and to verso in places. A very good copy overall of the rare first issue.
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    A Legacy of Spies

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    A Legacy of Spies By John le Carré First Edition, First Printing (Viking, 2017). Signed by the author to a tipped-in 'Exclusive Signed Edition' page. The book will be wrapped with care and shipped securely to ensure safe delivery.
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    A Moveable Feast

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    A Moveable Feast By Ernest Hemingway First UK edition, first impression (Jonathan Cape, 1964). Publisher's original brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. One or two minor marks to text-block edges and unobtrusive small Foyles Bookseller sticker to bottom corner of front paste-down, fine otherwise in a near fine dust jacket with a chip to spine foot and a tiny chip to head of upper panel; slightest hint of rubbing in places. A near fine copy overall or better.
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    A Perfect Spy

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    A Perfect Spy By John le Carré First edition, first impression (Hodder & Stoughton, 1986). Gift inscription and previous owner label to front endpaper; very light traces of foxing to fore-edge. Original and unclipped dust jacket has a crease along the front flap with a small closed tear to top corner of front panel; very minor signs of edge wear to the top. An excellent example.
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    A Perfect Spy

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    A Perfect Spy By John le Carré First edition, first impression (Hodder & Stoughton, 1986). Signed, inscribed and dated by the author to the dedication page: 'and for Mrs Grimes with my best wishes John le Carré 10 - 11- 87'. Rare inscribed in this way. Original publisher's blue cloth with gold lettering to spine. A couple of very small spots to top edge, else fine, complete with the fine dust jacket with a touch of darkening to spine panel and minor hints of mild edge wear to spine tips. A superior example bearing a rare author inscription.
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    A Scanner Darkly

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    A Scanner Darkly By Philip K. Dick UK first edition, first impression (Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1977). Tanning to edges with light foxing to top edge; a couple of small dents to fore-edge; a couple of very minor bumps to spine tips; a couple of unobtrusive previous owner stickers to front paste-down. Original and unclipped dust jacket shows very trivial signs of wear to top edge with slight abrasion to left side of head of spine panel. Near fine overall.
    £350.00
    £350.00
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    A Sketch of My Life

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    A Sketch of My Life By Thomas Mann One of 75 copies printed on Imperial Japan vellum to be signed by the author, of which this is number 52. Darkening to spine; a little browning to edges; rubbing to corners with occasional rubbing to edges; bookplate to front pastedown and very small and unobtrusive retailer sticker to corner of rear pastedown. Very good.
    £900.00
    £900.00