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Author: 1) J.M. Dillard 2) John Vornholt 3) MITCHELL MAGLIO 4)Steven R. Boyett - SCIENCE FICTION in the best tradition of STAR TREK
Publisher: 1) Pocket Books, New York, 1996, large softcover 2) Pocket Books, New York, 1994, softcover 3) Pocket Books, New York, 1986, softcover 4) Harper Perennial,New York
Condition:Illustrated Softcovers with rubbing to spine, corners & edges, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, with previous owners' name to front endpaper in some volumes, slight foxing to eprs & to outside page edges
Description: Boldly go where no-one has gone before with this stellar combination of 3 classic original Star Trek books and a brilliant parody in (4) "What if Stephen King, Anne Rice, Kurt Vonnegut and other Literary Greats had written episodes ?"
Author: Ian Fleming FICTION & LITERATURE, SPECIALITY : SPY NOVELS, CLASSIC LITERATURE, QUALITY FICTION
Publisher: Jonathan Cape, London, 1965, FIRST EDITION < hardcover 8vo without dj, 221pp., 17 Chapters, green & white coloured eprs.
Condition:Black cloth-bound hardcover with silver title to spine, slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITIION, slight foxing to outside page edges, without dustjacket.
Description: 007 is up to his ears in trouble again, this time up against a deadly gunman.
FICTION & LITERATURE, SPECIALITIES : SPY NOVELS, CLASSIC LITERATURE, QUALITY FICTION , FIRST EDITION, HARDCOVER, Yes! We combine shipments so you will save on postage.
Author: Ian Flemming - AUTHOR, FICTION & LITERATURE,CLASSIC LITERATURE, QUALITY FICTION
Publisher: Jonathan Cape, London, 1964, FIRST EDITION , hardcover 8vo without dj, 256pp., 2 Parts, 22 Chapters, coloured eprs.
Condition:Black cloth-bound hardcover with silver title to spine & gilt Japanese writing to frcvr, rubbing to spine & corners with top of spine split 1cm, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITIION, slight foxing to eprs and to outside page edges, without dj
Description: M. is persuaded to give him one last chance - an impossible mission far removed from his usual duties - and Bond leaves for Japan. FICTION & LITERATURE, SPECIALITY: FIRST EDITION, CLASSIC LITERATURE, QUALITY FICTION ; SPY FICTION.
Author: by MIGUEL DE CERVANTES SAAVEDRA Translated by Peter Motteux Illustrated by SALVADOR DALI
Publisher: Abbeville Press, New York, 1979, reprint of the 1946 ed., hardcover large 8vo with original plastic, 587pp., brilliant COLOUR & B/W ILLUSTRATIONS by Dali throughout,
Condition:Illustrated cloth-bound hardcover with gilt title to spine, rubbing to spine, corners & edges, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, inscription to frepr, without dustjacket but has the original stiff clear plastic protective covering with flyleaves.
Description: A wonderful copy of this CLASSIC with the exceptional illustrations by Salvador Dali, taken from the 1946 Dali edition.
In four books with the original author's preface.
Author: ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON and FANNY VAN de GRIFT STEVENSON
Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co., London, 1885, "New Edition", hardcover 8vo without dj, 207pp., 14 Stories, illustrated green endpapers. Cloth issue.
Condition:Maroon cloth-bound hardcover with blackstamped title to frontcover, rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, in GOOD CONDITIION, age-toning to ROBUST pages throughout, without dustjacket. Fox-spots to prelims.
Description: Prologue of the Cigar Divan; Challoner's Adventure; The Squire of Dames : Somerset's Adventure: The Superfluous Mansion : Narrative of the Spirited Old Lady : weird and wonderful short stories written by R L Stevenson and his wife Fanny.
Author: Manda Scott
Publisher: Bantam Press, London, 2005, softcover large 8vo, 478pp., 2 Maps, 4 Parts, Epilogue, author's Note, Characters and Pronunciation of Names.
Condition:Illustrated softcover with title to spine & frcvr, very slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION with slight marking to pp. edges.
Description: The magnificent novel of the world's most famous warrior queen, Dreaming the Hound is the third novel in the Boudica series.
A stunning feat of the imagination and an absolute must-read for lovers of historical fiction.
YES! We combine items for post
Author: Edited by Colin Bennett Illustrations by Andrew Skilleter Yes! We combine items so you save on postage
Publisher: Methuen Australia, Sydney, 1981, 1st Australian ed., hardcover Quarto with dj, 160pp., COLOUR & B/W ILLUSTRAIONS, red eprs.
Condition:Red cloth-bound hardcover with bright gilt title to spine, slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, slight foxing to eprs & to outside page edges, in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with foxing to inside.
Description: A selection of tales from Boccaccio's masterpiece of erotic literature. The stories, translated into modern English are illustrated w ten outstanding colour paintings and numerous black and white drawings.
This provides a glimpse into Medieval Europe.
Author: Erich Segal
Publisher: Harper & Row, New York, Copyright 1970, hardcover 8vo with dj, 125pp., 22 Chapters.
Condition:Green cloth-bound hardcover with title to spine, very slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITIION, in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET w slight fading marks to spine, a few small tears, small water stain to back cover.
Description: The classic Love Story - he was rich and she was poor. He was a jock; she was a serious music type. They fell in love and got married. The movie starred Ryan O'Neal and Ali MacGraw.