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The Red Room

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Good. No dust jacket. 1909. 340 pages. No dust jacket. Black cloth with black lettering. Moderate foxing, tanning and handling marks over pages with scuffing to front endpaper. Tanning along spine. Moderate bumping, rubbing and scuffing to spine ends and to corners with moderate rubbing and wear along edges and over surfaces. Water marks on rear board. Few dark stains to pages and slightly parting gutters to the hinges. Front end paper has been stuck down over paste-down, causing rippling and ...

$14.82

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Mechanics and Heat used book

Mechanics and Heat

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$22.47

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Macdonald & Co
Date published: 1960

Description: Good in good dust jacket. 1960. 224 pages. Red cloth boards with silver lettering to spine and front cover. Pictorial jacket. Lightly yellowed pages throughout book. Previous owners inscription in blue pen to front pastedown. Firm binding. Light rubbing across boards. Light rubbing across jacket. Some small nicks along edges of DJ. Very small nick to jacket on spine lower half. 3cm tear to jacket along front edge of spine, from to corner. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1433414013RF (Use this ID ... Read More

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Book: Good

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The Youth Hostel Murders used book

The Youth Hostel Murders

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$183.66

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Geoffrey Bles
Date published: 1952

Description: Fair in fair dust jacket. 1952. 256 pages. Ex-library. B&W, pictorial dust jacket over red cloth in plastic wrapper. Severely hinge cracked with noticeable foxing, tanning and handling marks. Tape and tape residue at endpapers with remains of insert and stamps at front and rear pages. P. 31 coming loose with dog-eared corners and scuffing along block-edge. Creasing to top corner of front endpaper. Moderate rubbing along edges and over surfaces. Clipped jacket with tanning along spine. Chipping ... Read More

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Book: Fair

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The Day of Disaster used book

The Day of Disaster

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$55.70

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: John Long
Date published: 1969

Description: Fair in good dust jacket. 1969. 191 pages. This is an ex-Library book. White dust jacket with black lettering over black cloth. Moderate tanning to endpapers and page edges. Ex-library with usual stamps and markings. Last few pages of book and title page repaired with tape along hinges. Some internal hinge cracks. Tape marks to endpapers. Some other pages loose but not detached. Previous owner's name on rear paste down. Heavy rubbing to bottom board edges. Few small markings to rear board. ... Read More

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Book: Fair

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Honourable Estate: a Novel of Transition used book

Honourable Estate: a Novel of Transition

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$22.26

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Victor Gollancz
Date published: 1937

Description: Fair in fair dust jacket. 1937. 637 pages. Yellow dust jacket with black lettering over blue cloth. Firm binding. Noticeable foxing, tanning and handling marks with inscription of previous owners name at front endpaper. Intermittent dog-eared corners with white speckles along top block-edge. Tanning along spine with scuffing and water marking. Noticeable bumping, rubbing and scuffing to spine ends and to corners with noticeable rubbing, tanning, marking, scuffing and wear along edges and over ... Read More

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Book: Fair

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Intruders on the Moor used book

Intruders on the Moor

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$60.51

Edition: First Edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Redman
Date published: 1950

Description: Good. No dust jacket. 1950. First Edition. 183 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth boards with black lettering to spine. Previous owners inscription to front endpage. Lightly yellowed pages throughout book. Firm binding. Light rubbing across boards. Light white spots across front cover. Fading to spine. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1438191772JGH (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. ) Read More

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Book: Good

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The Shakespeare Phrase Book used book

The Shakespeare Phrase Book

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$22.17

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: MacMillan
Date published: 1881

Description: Good. No dust jacket. 1881. 1034 pages. No dust jacket. Green cloth boards with gilt to spine. Ex-library book edition with expected inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Lightly yellowed pages throughout book. Front hinge slightly split and netting visible. Firm binding. Light rubbing across boards. Scuffs along edges of boards and to the headbands. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1438853124LCR (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. ) Read More

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Book: Good

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Mongolia: in Search of Marco Polo and Other Adventures used book

Mongolia: in Search of Marco Polo and Other Adventures

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$17.05

Edition: First Edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Hollis & Carter
Date published: 1967

Description: Good in fair dust jacket. 1967. First Edition. 366 pages. Orange, pictorial dust jacket over black-purple cloth. Firm binding. Mild foxing, tanning and handling marks with B&W plates. Collapsed spine. Slight bumping to corners with moderate rubbing along edges and over surfaces. Unclipped jacket. Chipping and tears to spine ends and along edges with noticeable rubbing and wear over surfaces. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1451985019NAT (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. ) Read More

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Book: Good

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The International Convention for the Protection of Birds Concluded in 1902 and Hungary Historical Sketch used book

The International Convention for the Protection of Birds Concluded in 1902 and Hungary Historical Sketch

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$26.04

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Victor Hornyanszky
Date published: 1907

Description: Good. No dust jacket. 1907. 241 pages. No dust jacket. Green cloth boards with decorative gilt. Name to the free endpaper. Good bright pages. Mild foxing to a couple of the pages. Heavy cracking to the gutter. Minor edge wear with corner bumping and scuffing. Good boards with minimal wear. Spine sunned. Spine extremes scuffed. Bright gilt. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1453115848RF (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. ) Read More

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Book: Good

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Artists in Crime used book

Artists in Crime

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$13.27

Binding: Softcover
Publisher: Fontana-Collins
Date published: 1967

Description: Good. No dust jacket. 1967. 256 pages. Good to fair condition paperback; as expected for age. Cards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, light foxing and tanning. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1455018795CMK (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. ) Read More

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Book: Good

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World of Rare Books, WEST SUSSEX, UNITED KINGDOM