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Argosy: The Short Story Magazine October 1958.
1 Argosy: The Short Story Magazine October 1958.
Amalgamated Press 1958 Paperback Very Good 
"Argosy Magazine Volume XIX, N0.10, 1958, in overall very good condition - cover slightly tanned and age-spotted to white areas, tiny tear to backstrip at spine tail. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, slight tanning to page-ends but text, illustrations and period advertsiments clean and clear throughout. Crossword has not be filled in." 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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A Prospect Of The Sea and other stories and prose writings,
2 "Dylan Thomas, Daniel Jones (editor)" A Prospect Of The Sea and other stories and prose writings
J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd 1960 Hardback Good Good 
"Hardback reprint, 1960, with unclipped jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage -dj rubbed to edges and spine a touch tanned; blue cloth boards slightly spotted. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name to ffep; text and fronispiece bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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Tales From Gogol, "Gogol, translated by Rosa Portnova"
3 "Gogol, translated by Rosa Portnova" Tales From Gogol
Sylvan Press 1945 Hardback Good No Jacket Robert Turner 
"First translated and illustrated edition hardback, 1945, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - red cloth boards faded to spine and slightly marked. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations - gift inscription to reverse of title page dated 1945; slight toning (authorised economy standard paper) but text and striking illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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Extraordinary Tales, "Jorge Luis Borges, Adolfo Bioy Casares"
4 "Jorge Luis Borges, Adolfo Bioy Casares" Extraordinary Tales
Souvenir Press (Educational & Academic) Ltd 1975 ISBN 0285647121 / 9780285647121 Hardback Very Good Very Good 
"First Condor Books UK edition hardback (edited and translated with a foreword by Anthony Kerrigan), 1975, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage - cream dj a touch yellowed to spine and edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 44.95 GBP
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The Man Outside: The Prose Work Of Wofgang Borchert, "Wolfgang Borchert, translated by David Porter"
5 "Wolfgang Borchert, translated by David Porter" The Man Outside: The Prose Work Of Wofgang Borchert
Calder and Boyars 1966 Paperback Very Good 
"First paperback edition in the Jupiter Books series (J-14), 1966, in overall good to very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - spine faded and crease to lower rh front corner. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book." 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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Selected Stories, A. E. Coppard
6 A. E. Coppard Selected Stories
Jonathan Cape 1972 ISBN 0224005642 / 9780224005647 Hardback Good Good 
"First (thus) edition hardback, 1972, with clipped jacket. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj slightly soiled. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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Father To The Man and other Stories, Adrian Plass
7 Adrian Plass Father To The Man and other Stories
"London, " HarperCollins. Hardback Fine Fine 
"Second Edition. 5.5 x 9. 171pp. Black cloth boards with gilt title to spine in fine condition along with fine dust jacket. Binding tight and appears unread. Dirty fingerprint on page edes. No annotations or inscriptions. A collection of short-stories showing Plass' trademark compassion, humour and affection." 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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Brief Candles: Four Stories, Aldous Huxley
8 Aldous Huxley Brief Candles: Four Stories
Chatto & Windus 1957 Hardback Very Good Good 
"Collected edition hardback reprint in the Collected Works Of Aldous Huxley series, 1957, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dj with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj slightly tanned to spine and edges rubbed, old price label to rear. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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Haunts Of Ancient Peace, Alfred Austin
9 Alfred Austin Haunts Of Ancient Peace
Macmillan 1902 1st Hardback Good No Jacket 
"First edition hardback, 1902, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards rubbed to edges with a couple of slight marks, spine a touch tanned. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to untrimmed page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Frontispiece retains the original tissue-paper guards. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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Out Of This World 2: An Anthology Of Science Fiction, Amabel Williams-Ellis and Mably Owen
10 Amabel Williams-Ellis and Mably Owen Out Of This World 2: An Anthology Of Science Fiction
Blackie 1961 Hardback Very Good Good 
"Hardback edition, 1961, with unclipped jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj with tiny chips to corners and repaired tear at spine head; blue cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; slight toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 24.95 GBP
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Wave Me Goodbye: Stories Of The Second World War, Anne Boston (editor)
11 Anne Boston (editor) Wave Me Goodbye: Stories Of The Second World War
Virago Press 1988 ISBN 0860688372 / 9780860688372 1st Hardback Very Good Very Good 
"First edition hardback, 1988, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only slight signs of handling and storage. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - slight marks to ffep; text clean and clear throughout. " 
Price: 8.95 GBP
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Three: 1964, Anthony Blond
12 Anthony Blond Three: 1964
Random House 1964 Hardback Very Good Good 
"First edition first printing hardback, 1964, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - cream dj a little tanned with several small chips to edges. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions; text clean and clear throughout." 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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Disenchantment, C. E. Montague
13 C. E. Montague Disenchantment
Chatto and Windus 1929 Hardback Good No Jacket 
"Phoenix Library edition hardback reprint, 1929, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - rubbing to edges and spine faded. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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Village Memories: A Collection of Short Stories & Reminiscences of Village Life., C. H. Middleton
14 C. H. Middleton Village Memories: A Collection of Short Stories & Reminiscences of Village Life.
Cassell 1941 1st Hardback Good Good Jack Matthew 
"First edition first printing hardback, 1941, with unclipped jacket. In overall good condition - dj a little soiled with slight loss to spine head and a few age-spots to flaps; original light green cloth boards faded to edges with a couple of age-spots to spine. Binding tight with slight roll, no annotations or inscriptions; age-spots to prelims but text and charming illustrations clean and clear throughout." 
Price: 24.95 GBP
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The Conjure Woman, Charles Waddell Chesnutt
15 Charles Waddell Chesnutt The Conjure Woman
Echo Library 2007 ISBN 1406845426 / 9781406845426 Paperback Very Good 
"Paperback reprint of 1899 original, 2007, in overall near fine condition with only slight signs of handling and storage. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book." 
Price: 5.95 GBP
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In The Teeth Of Evidence And Other Stories, Dorothy L. Sayers
16 Dorothy L. Sayers In The Teeth Of Evidence And Other Stories
Victor Gollancz Ltd 1948 Hardback Good No Jacket 
"Sixth impression hardback, 1948, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with some signs of handling and storage - blue cloth boards tanned and rubbed to spine and edges. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends but text clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 17.95 GBP
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Saturday Night Reader, Emma Tennant
17 Emma Tennant Saturday Night Reader
W. H. Allen 1979 ISBN 0491021895 / 9780491021890 1st Hardback Very Good 
"First edition hardback, 1979, with glazed boards and no jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - scratch to rear panel. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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The First Forty-Nine Stories, Ernest Hemingway
18 Ernest Hemingway The First Forty-Nine Stories
Jonathan Cape 1956 Hardback Good No Jacket 
"Ninth impression hardback, 1956, with no jacket. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; slight toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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Work Suspended And Other Stories Written Before The Second World War, Evelyn Waugh
19 Evelyn Waugh Work Suspended And Other Stories Written Before The Second World War
Chapman and Hall 1950 Hardback Very Good Good 
"Uniform edition hardback reprint, 1950, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dj with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj lightly rubbed and tanned to spine and edges with a couple of small chips; blue cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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No Comebacks: Collected Short Stories, Frederick Forsyth
20 Frederick Forsyth No Comebacks: Collected Short Stories
Hutchinson 1982 ISBN 0091478707 / 9780091478704 1st Hardback Very Good Good 
First collected edition hardback, 1982, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dj with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj lightly rubbed. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; upper edge of page-block dust-marked but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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