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Image for Margaret Torrington Or The Voyage Of Life

Margaret Torrington Or The Voyage Of Life

By: Emma Jane Worboise

Price: £34.95

Publisher: James Clarke:

Seller ID: 170332

Condition: Good


"Undated popular edition hardback, late C19th, with no jacket as issued. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - red cloth boards darkened and rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding overall tight - crack to gutter at title page; no annotation or inscriptions - owner's name and address to ffep; tanning to page-ends and endpapers but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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Sissie

By: Emma Jane Worboise

Price: £24.95

Publisher: James Clarke: 1883

Seller ID: 170333

Condition: Good


"Second edition hardback, 1883, with no jacket as issued. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth bevel-edged boards darkened and rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding overall tight - old and neat tape repair to gutter at ffep; no annotation or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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Campion Court: A Tale of the Days of the Ejectment Two Hundred Years Ago

By: Emma Jane Worboise

Price: £24.95

Publisher: "William Isbister, Limited": 1885

Seller ID: 170334

Condition: Good


"Eleventh edition hardback, 1885, with no jacket as issued. In overall fair-to-good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - green and black patterned cloth bevel-edged boards darkened and rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding a little shaken with crack to gutter at pp 208/209; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt page-ends still retain lustre, text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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His Next Of Kin

By: Emma Jane Worboise

Price: £24.95

Publisher: James Clarke: 1887

Seller ID: 170335

Condition: Good


"Hardback edition, 1887, with no jacket as issued. In overall fair-to-good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - brown cloth boards, with gilt kangaroo icon to front board, rubbed to edges, spine creased and tanned . Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions - owner's name title page with small ink blot; tanning to page-ends and endpapers but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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Nobly Born

By: Emma Jane Worboise

Price: £9.95

Publisher: James Clarke:

Seller ID: 170336

Condition: Fair


"Undated new edition hardback, late C19th, with no jacket as issued. In overall fair-to-good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - red cloth boards darkened and worn to spine tail and corners with short split to cloth at front spine fold. Internally clean. Binding tight with neat old tape repair to gutter at ffep; no annotation or inscriptions - owner's name to ffep in pencil; tanning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. An excellent reading copy. Not an old library book. " View more info

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Joan Carisbroke

By: Emma Jane Worboise

Price: £14.95

Publisher: James Clarke: 1894

Seller ID: 170337

Condition: Fair


"Seventh Thousand hardback edition, 1894, with no jacket as issued. In overall fair-to-good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - brown cloth boards generally rubbed, spine and corners worn. Internally clean. Binding tight with neat old tape repair to gutter at ffep; no annotation or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. An excellent reading copy. Not an old library book. " View more info

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Robert Wreford's Daughter

By: Emma Jane Worboise

Price: £14.95

Publisher: James Clarke:

Seller ID: 170338

Condition: Good


"Undated ninth thousand edition hardback, late C19th, with no jacket as issued. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - red cloth boards rubbed to edges, spine faded. Internally clean. Binding tight with slight lean and neat old tape repairs to front and rear hinges; no annotation or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. An excellent reading copy. Not an old library book. " View more info

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St. Beetha's; Or, The Heiress Of Arne

By: Emma Jane Worboise

Price: £14.95

Publisher: James Clarke: 1888

Seller ID: 170339

Condition: Good


Twelfth edition hardback, 1888, with no jacket as issued. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - red cloth boards rubbed to edges, spine faded. Internally clean. Binding tight with slight lean; no annotation or inscriptions; spotting to page-ends and prelims but text bright and clear throughout. An excellent reading copy. Not an old library book. View more info

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The Book Of Perfumes

By: Eugene Rimmel

Price: £74.95

Publisher: Chapman And Hall: 1865

Seller ID: 190296

Condition: Good


Second edition hardback, 1865, with no jacket as issued. In overall good used condition with some minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards, with gilt decoration to front cover and spine, generally rubbed with a couple of small repairs and some fraying to spine. Internally clean. Binding tight - the second Contents page (chapters VII to XII) is missing; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt page-ends still retain lustre, text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Authors' & Printers' Dictionary

By: F. Howard Collins

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Henry Frowde: 1909

Seller ID: 140247

Condition: Good


"Third edition (Tenth Thousand) hardback, 1909, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - grey paper-covered boards, with cloth spine, lightly aged and rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding overall tight with crack to gutter at Preface, no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for In Scarlet And Silk Or Recollections Of Hunting And Steeplechase Riding

In Scarlet And Silk Or Recollections Of Hunting And Steeplechase Riding

By: Fox Russell

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Bellairs & Co.: 1896

Seller ID: 170151

Condition: Good


"Second edition hardback, 1896, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - red cloth boards rubbed to edges and a little darked, with a couple of small marks and spine tanned (gilt titles still legible). Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name to ffep dated 1917; light tanning to page-ends and endpapers but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. There is a small stamp to the rear fep ""Discarded by Shrewsbury Public Library"" but there are no other library markings of any... View more info

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Little Lord Fauntleroy

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Frederick Warne And Co.:

Seller ID: 190139

Condition: Good


Undated illustrated edition hardback, circa late 19th/early 20th century, with no jacket as issued. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - rubbing to edges and spine tanned. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation - brief gift inscription to front endpapers dated 1917; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations (from drawings by Reginald B. Birch) bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Novels of George Eliot Vol. VI Romola

By: George Eliot

Price: £49.95

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons:

Seller ID: 122993

Condition: Good


"Undated leather-bound stereotyped edition, circa 1881 (based on dated name to ffep), with no jacket as published. In overall good used condition with minor signs of handling and storage - marbelled boards quarter-bound in black leather, with gilt titles and decoration and five raised bands to spine, are worn to corners - slight loss to lower front rh corner - and rubbed to edges with boards lightly rubbed front and back. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - name to ffep dated 1881; scattered foxing to prelims but marbelled page-ends, marbelled end-papers... View more info

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The Spanish Gypsy: A Poem

By: George Eliot

Price: £249.95

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons: 1868

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122994

Condition: Good


"First edition leather-bound hardback, 1868, with no jacket as published. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - marbelled boards quarter bound in tan calf, with gilt titles on red label, gilt decoration and five raised bands to spine, are rubbed to edges, slight wear at spine head and scratch to rear board at upper left corner. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; scattered light foxing to prelims, top page-edge tanned and light toning to page-edges but marbelled page-ends, marbelled end-papers and text... View more info

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The Mill On The Floss

By: George Eliot

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Collins' Clear-Type Press:

Seller ID: 131016

Condition: Very Good


"Undated illustrated hardback edition, c. 1900, with maroon soft leather boards, gilt titles to spine and front, and no jacket as published. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - spine faded and rubbed to head and tail. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read - minor crack to gutter at contents page, no annotations or inscriptions; gilt page-ends have faded slightly but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Poems And Lyrics Of The Joy Of Earth

By: George Meredith

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Macmillan And Co.: 1883

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 181585

Condition: Good


First edition hardback, 1883, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards rubbed to edges with a couple of light marks. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions - owner’s name and address to second front endpaper; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Note: this copy does not contain the 32pp of publisher’s advertisements. Not an old library book. View more info

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Compendium Of Harmony For Tonic Sol-Faists

By: George Oakey

Price: £24.95

Publisher: J. Curwen & Sons Ltd: 1889

Seller ID: 131593

Condition: Good


"Third edition hardback, 1889, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with some minor signs of handling and storage - original black cloth boards are lightly stained to leading edges front and rear with short tear to cloth at spine head. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for Congregational Church Hymnal Part I: Hymns With Tunes

Congregational Church Hymnal Part I: Hymns With Tunes

By: George S. Barrett (editor), E. J. Hopkins (harmonies)

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Congregational Union Of England And Wales: 1883

Seller ID: 190837

Condition: Good


Leather-bound edition, 1883, with no jacket as issued. In overall good usable condition with some minor signs of age, handling and storage - dark green soft leather covers a little rubbed, spine tanned. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt page-ends retain lustre, text and music bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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The Rise And Progress Of The Standard Oil Company

By: Gilbert Holland Montague

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1904

Seller ID: 131657

Condition: Very Good


"Quarter leather-bound hardback reprint, 1904, with no jacket as published. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - lovely tan leather and marbelled paper boards very clean and crisp. Binding tight and no inscriptions but a number of passages have been underlined in ink with several annotations, the ink has smudged to p. 101; toning to page-ends but text and marbelled end-papers bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for "Pregethau Y Diweddar Barch. John Jones, Tal-Y-Sarn: Gyda Rhagdraeth Gan Y Golygydd"

"Pregethau Y Diweddar Barch. John Jones, Tal-Y-Sarn: Gyda Rhagdraeth Gan Y Golygydd"

By: Griffith Parry (editor)

Price: £49.95

Publisher: Dinbych, Thomas Gee: 1869

Seller ID: 140080

Condition: Very Good


"Welsh language hardback edition of the collected sermons of John Jones, 1869, bound in leather with no jacket as published. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - rubbing to corners and spine, faint cup-ring to rear panel. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; marbled page-ends have darkened but text bright and clear throughout. Frontispiece portrait of John Jones by T. Gee of Dinbych retains it's tissue-paper guard. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info