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  • “Plain or Ringlets?”, in twelve parts“Plain or Ringlets?”, in twelve parts Quick View
    • “Plain or Ringlets?”, in twelve parts“Plain or Ringlets?”, in twelve parts Quick View
    • “Plain or Ringlets?”, in twelve parts

    • £20.00
    • Robert Smith Surtees (1805-1864) was an English editor, novelist and sporting writer, widely known as R. S. Surtees. He was the second son of Anthony Surtees of Hamsterley Hall, a member of an old County Durham family. He is remembered for his invented character of Jorrocks, a vulgar but good-natured…
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  • 1939 – a novel1939 – a novel Quick View
    • 1939 – a novel1939 – a novel Quick View
    • 1939 – a novel

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    • Kay Boyle (1902-1992) was a prolific writer of novels, poetry, childrens fiction, and translations from French. She and her third husband Baron Joseph von Franckenstein were victims of Macarthyism and HUAC, both being blacklisted from various outlets. The story of a French woman who loves an Austrian--but it is more…
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  • 88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant Quick View
    • 88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant Quick View
    • 88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant

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    • Guy de Maupassant was a master of the short story. This collection displays his lively diversity, with tales that vary in theme and tone, ranging from tragedy and satire to comedy and farce. In a lucidly direct style, he provides unflinching realism and sceptical irony. He depicts the deceptions, hypocrisies…
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  • 88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant Quick View
    • 88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant Quick View
    • 88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant

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    • Guy de Maupassant was a master of the short story. This collection displays his lively diversity, with tales that vary in theme and tone, ranging from tragedy and satire to comedy and farce. In a lucidly direct style, he provides unflinching realism and sceptical irony. He depicts the deceptions, hypocrisies…
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  • A Book of Prose SelectionsA Book of Prose Selections Quick View
    • A Book of Prose SelectionsA Book of Prose Selections Quick View
    • A Book of Prose Selections

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    • John Masefield the then Poet Laureate makes his final selection of what he considers is the best of his work in prose. He has, as he admits, made a similar selection before, but it was done many years ago and his likes and dislikes, the general trend of his taste…
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  • A Burnt Out CaseA Burnt Out Case Quick View
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    • A Burnt Out Case

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    • Querry, a world famous architect, is the victim of a terrible attack of indifference: he no longer finds meaning in art or pleasure in life. Arriving anonymously at a Congo leper village, he is diagnosed as the mental equivalent of a 'burnt-out case', a leper mutilated by disease and amputation.…
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  • A Burnt Out CaseA Burnt Out Case Quick View
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    • A Burnt Out Case

    • £75.00
    • Querry, a world famous architect, is the victim of a terrible attack of indifference: he no longer finds meaning in art or pleasure in life. Arriving anonymously at a Congo leper village, he is diagnosed as the mental equivalent of a 'burnt-out case', a leper mutilated by disease and amputation.…
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  • A Certain JusticeA Certain Justice Quick View
    • A Certain JusticeA Certain Justice Quick View
    • A Certain Justice

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    • Venetia Aldridge QC is a distinguished barrister. When she agrees to defend Garry Ashe, accused of the brutal murder of his aunt, it is one more opportunity to triumph in her distinguished career as a criminal lawyer. But just four weeks later, Miss Aldridge is found dead at her desk.Commander…
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  • A Certain JusticeA Certain Justice Quick View
    • A Certain JusticeA Certain Justice Quick View
    • A Certain Justice

    • £12.00
    • Venetia Aldridge QC is a distinguished barrister. When she agrees to defend Garry Ashe, accused of the brutal murder of his aunt, it is one more opportunity to triumph in her distinguished career as a criminal lawyer. But just four weeks later, Miss Aldridge is found dead at her desk.Commander…
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  • A Certain SmileA Certain Smile Quick View
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    • A Certain Smile

    • £25.00
    • Set in Paris in the 1950s and told by a young student bored by her law books, restless and curious about love and sex. She is fond of her loyal boyfriend, but he, too, bores her. His worldly uncle strikes her as more exciting, appealingly risky and forbidden. Frank and…
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  • A Fox Under My Cloak (A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight: 5)A Fox Under My Cloak (A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight: 5) Quick View
  • A Fox Under My Cloak (A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight: 5)A Fox Under My Cloak (A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight: 5) Quick View
  • A Gentle OccupationA Gentle Occupation Quick View
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    • A Gentle Occupation

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    • Dirk Bogarde's 1st novel, set in the uneasy aftermath of WWII, a group of ordinary British soldiers and their families find themselves stationed as peacekeepers at an outpost in the Java Sea. Whilst attempting to return the island to Dutch control, they are subject to violent attacks by the locals…
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  • A Gun for SaleA Gun for Sale Quick View
    • A Gun for SaleA Gun for Sale Quick View
    • A Gun for Sale

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    • Raven is a ruthless assassin, a hired killer, whose cold-blooded murder of the Minister for War will have violent repercussions across Europe. As the nation prepares for battle, Raven goes on the run, hunted by the police and in search of the man who paid him in stolen banknotes, eventually…
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  • A Gun for SaleA Gun for Sale Quick View
    • A Gun for SaleA Gun for Sale Quick View
    • A Gun for Sale

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    • Raven is a ruthless assassin, a hired killer, whose cold-blooded murder of the Minister for War will have violent repercussions across Europe. As the nation prepares for battle, Raven goes on the run, hunted by the police and in search of the man who paid him in stolen banknotes, eventually…
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  • “Plain or Ringlets?”, in twelve parts“Plain or Ringlets?”, in twelve parts Quick View
    • “Plain or Ringlets?”, in twelve parts“Plain or Ringlets?”, in twelve parts Quick View
    • “Plain or Ringlets?”, in twelve parts

    • £20.00
    • Robert Smith Surtees (1805-1864) was an English editor, novelist and sporting writer, widely known as R. S. Surtees. He was the second son of Anthony Surtees of Hamsterley Hall, a member of an old County Durham family. He is remembered for his invented character of Jorrocks, a vulgar but good-natured…
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  • 1939 – a novel1939 – a novel Quick View
    • 1939 – a novel1939 – a novel Quick View
    • 1939 – a novel

    • £25.00
    • Kay Boyle (1902-1992) was a prolific writer of novels, poetry, childrens fiction, and translations from French. She and her third husband Baron Joseph von Franckenstein were victims of Macarthyism and HUAC, both being blacklisted from various outlets. The story of a French woman who loves an Austrian--but it is more…
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  • 88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant Quick View
    • 88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant Quick View
    • 88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant

    • £16.00
    • Guy de Maupassant was a master of the short story. This collection displays his lively diversity, with tales that vary in theme and tone, ranging from tragedy and satire to comedy and farce. In a lucidly direct style, he provides unflinching realism and sceptical irony. He depicts the deceptions, hypocrisies…
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  • 88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant Quick View
    • 88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant Quick View
    • 88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant

    • £12.00
    • Guy de Maupassant was a master of the short story. This collection displays his lively diversity, with tales that vary in theme and tone, ranging from tragedy and satire to comedy and farce. In a lucidly direct style, he provides unflinching realism and sceptical irony. He depicts the deceptions, hypocrisies…
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  • A Book of Prose SelectionsA Book of Prose Selections Quick View
    • A Book of Prose SelectionsA Book of Prose Selections Quick View
    • A Book of Prose Selections

    • £12.00
    • John Masefield the then Poet Laureate makes his final selection of what he considers is the best of his work in prose. He has, as he admits, made a similar selection before, but it was done many years ago and his likes and dislikes, the general trend of his taste…
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  • A Burnt Out CaseA Burnt Out Case Quick View
    • A Burnt Out CaseA Burnt Out Case Quick View
    • A Burnt Out Case

    • £25.00
    • Querry, a world famous architect, is the victim of a terrible attack of indifference: he no longer finds meaning in art or pleasure in life. Arriving anonymously at a Congo leper village, he is diagnosed as the mental equivalent of a 'burnt-out case', a leper mutilated by disease and amputation.…
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  • A Burnt Out CaseA Burnt Out Case Quick View
    • A Burnt Out CaseA Burnt Out Case Quick View
    • A Burnt Out Case

    • £75.00
    • Querry, a world famous architect, is the victim of a terrible attack of indifference: he no longer finds meaning in art or pleasure in life. Arriving anonymously at a Congo leper village, he is diagnosed as the mental equivalent of a 'burnt-out case', a leper mutilated by disease and amputation.…
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  • A Certain JusticeA Certain Justice Quick View
    • A Certain JusticeA Certain Justice Quick View
    • A Certain Justice

    • £9.00
    • Venetia Aldridge QC is a distinguished barrister. When she agrees to defend Garry Ashe, accused of the brutal murder of his aunt, it is one more opportunity to triumph in her distinguished career as a criminal lawyer. But just four weeks later, Miss Aldridge is found dead at her desk.Commander…
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  • A Certain JusticeA Certain Justice Quick View
    • A Certain JusticeA Certain Justice Quick View
    • A Certain Justice

    • £12.00
    • Venetia Aldridge QC is a distinguished barrister. When she agrees to defend Garry Ashe, accused of the brutal murder of his aunt, it is one more opportunity to triumph in her distinguished career as a criminal lawyer. But just four weeks later, Miss Aldridge is found dead at her desk.Commander…
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  • A Certain SmileA Certain Smile Quick View
    • A Certain SmileA Certain Smile Quick View
    • A Certain Smile

    • £25.00
    • Set in Paris in the 1950s and told by a young student bored by her law books, restless and curious about love and sex. She is fond of her loyal boyfriend, but he, too, bores her. His worldly uncle strikes her as more exciting, appealingly risky and forbidden. Frank and…
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  • A Fox Under My Cloak (A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight: 5)A Fox Under My Cloak (A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight: 5) Quick View
  • A Fox Under My Cloak (A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight: 5)A Fox Under My Cloak (A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight: 5) Quick View
  • A Gentle OccupationA Gentle Occupation Quick View
    • A Gentle OccupationA Gentle Occupation Quick View
    • A Gentle Occupation

    • £40.00
    • Dirk Bogarde's 1st novel, set in the uneasy aftermath of WWII, a group of ordinary British soldiers and their families find themselves stationed as peacekeepers at an outpost in the Java Sea. Whilst attempting to return the island to Dutch control, they are subject to violent attacks by the locals…
    • Add to basket
  • A Gun for SaleA Gun for Sale Quick View
    • A Gun for SaleA Gun for Sale Quick View
    • A Gun for Sale

    • £12.00
    • Raven is a ruthless assassin, a hired killer, whose cold-blooded murder of the Minister for War will have violent repercussions across Europe. As the nation prepares for battle, Raven goes on the run, hunted by the police and in search of the man who paid him in stolen banknotes, eventually…
    • Add to basket
  • A Gun for SaleA Gun for Sale Quick View
    • A Gun for SaleA Gun for Sale Quick View
    • A Gun for Sale

    • £10.00
    • Raven is a ruthless assassin, a hired killer, whose cold-blooded murder of the Minister for War will have violent repercussions across Europe. As the nation prepares for battle, Raven goes on the run, hunted by the police and in search of the man who paid him in stolen banknotes, eventually…
    • Add to basket
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