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BIGGERS, EARL DERR: The Chinese Parrot.

Item No. 15218

London: Readers Library, n.d. [ 1928 ]. 8vo, pp. 252:(1, advertisement), original gilt decorated cloth. Some age toning to text as usual else a superb copy in dustwrapper which has some light foxing, very slight chipping at headband, and band of abrasion on upper panel else very good indeed. A film tie-in with the Universal Jewel production staring Marion Nixon.

£55.00

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BINDLOSS, HAROLD: The Dust of Conflict.

Item No. 5127

London: Ward, Lock, 1919. Small 8vo, pp.256, original cloth; endpapers discoloured else very good in like dustwrapper which is lightly rubbed at headband; some toning of the text , joint cracked between pages 129 & 129 but firm. £15.00

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BINNS, OTTWELL: The Lady of North Star.

London: Ward, Lock, n.d. circa 1920. Frontispiece. Small 8vo, 253-pages. Original cloth; very good in slightly edge chipped dustwrapper.

£15.00

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BOLT, BEN: The Coil of Mystery.

Item No. 12949

London: Ward, Lock, 1930. First edition. 8vo, original orange cloth lettered in black; binding slightly mottled, foxing to prelims. Signatures in pencil to endpapers. Foxing to edges of text block, generally good. In the original dustwrapper which is rubbed and split on lower fore-corner of upper panel, lacking piece at base of spine, some light edge wear. The dustwrapper at the spine very browned and unattractively stained.

£50.00

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CAINE, HALL: The Deemster.

Item No. 5112

London: The Leisure Library, n.d. ca. 1928. Small 8vo, pp.320, original decorated cloth; very good in dustwrapper which is very slightly worn at head & tail of spine and one corner.

£12.00

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CROSLAND, T.W.H: The Rogue.

Item No. 5548

London: Benman's, 1927. Small 8vo, pp.253, original cloth in edge worn, torn & creased dustwrapper

£20.00

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CULLUM, RIDGWELL: The Luck of the Kid.

Item No. 5083

London: Readers Library, n.d. ca. 1928. Small 8vo, pp. 250, original gilt decorated cloth; very good indeed in like d.w. The d.w. with half-inch tear and the slightest of rubbing at base of spine. As often with the "Readers Library" there is some toning of the text.

£10.00

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CULLUM, RIDGWELL: The Night Riders.

Item No. 5143

London: Readers Library, n.d. ca. 1928. Small 8vo, pp. 252:(1,advert.), original gilt decorated cloth in dustwrapper Backstrip somewhat cockled. The dustwrapper very bright. As often with the "Readers Library" there is some slight toning of the text .

£10.00

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DE HAAS, ARLINE: The Jazz Singer, a Story of Pathos and Laughter Novelized by Arline De Haas from the Play by Samson Raphaelson. Illustrated with scenes from the Photo Play. A Warner Bros. Production starring Al Jolson.

Item No. 5178

London: Readers Library n.d. [1927]. 8 plates. Small 8vo, pp. 252, original gilt decorated cloth; spine bent and with lean, some toning of the text as often in the "Readers Library" series. In the original dustwrapper which has a few very minor edge tears.

£60.00

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EDGINTON, MAY: The Woman who Squandered Men. "Film Edition".

Item No. 5084

London: Readers Library, n.d. [1927]. Small 8vo, pp. 251, original gilt decorated cloth; very good indeed in like dustwrapper The dustwrapper with quarter-inch edge tear. As often with the "Readers Library" there is some toning of the text .

£35.00

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FOX, JOHN: The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come. Illustrated with Scenes from the Photoplay, First National Pathe Production starring Richard Barthelmess.

Item No. 5073

London: Readers Library n.d. [1928]. 8 plates. Small 8vo, pp.252:(1, advert.) original gilt decorated cloth. Contemporary ink stamped name of original owner on upper blank margin of title and on endpaper; else a very good copy indeed in like dustwrapper

£65.00

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GRAVES, CLO [Richard Dehan]: Dragon's Teeth.

London: Leisure Library, n.d. ca. 1920's. Small 8vo, original gilt decorated cloth. Text toned, slight adhesion of endpaper to half-title, else very good in rubbed and slightly chipped dustwrapper £15.00

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GULL, C. RANGER: The House of Torment. Memoirs of the Life of Mr. John Commendone.

Item No. 5563

London: Benman's, 1927. Small 8vo, pp.251, original cloth. Original owners inked name stamp on half-title, title & endpaper. Very good in rubbed and creased dustwrapper which is slightly edge chipped and frayed at headband.

£15.00

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JUDGE, JAMES P: Square Crooks. Illustrated with Scenes from the Photo-Play. A Fox Film Production. Starring Robert Armstrong and Johnny Mack Brown.

Item No. 5569

London: Readers Library, n.d. [1928]. 8 plates. Small 8vo, pp.251, original cloth gilt. Bound rather tightly, some cracking at inner margins. In the original edge torn and creased dustwrapper lacking about an inch at base of spine. Original owners name inkstamped on blank upper margin of title and endpapers.

£12.00

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KAUFFMAN, REGINALD WRIGHT: The Mark of the Beast.

Item No. 5176

London: Shoe Lane Publishing Co. n.d. ca. 1920's. Small 8vo, pp.222, original decorated cloth; very good in slightly rubbed and marked dustwrapper

£25.00

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LE QUEUX, WILLIAM: The Seven Secrets.

Item No. 5572

London: Universal Library, Hutchinson. n.d. [1930] Title states 49th thousand, dustwrapper states 90th thousand. Small 8vo, pp.251 original cloth, very bright in dustwrapper which is a little frayed at base of spine and rubbed on corners.

£18.00

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LEROUX, GASTON: The Floating Prison.

Item No. 5187

London: Readers Library "Crime Series", n.d. [1930]. Small 8vo, pp.251:(2, adverts.), original gilt decorated cloth; endpapers discoloured, text toned as often with the " Readers Library" series. In very good dustwrapper which is slightly worn at base of backstrip,

£25.00

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MILLS, ARTHUR: Escapade. [Adventure and Romance in the Middle East].

Item No. 5168

London: Literary Press, n.d. ca. 1931. Small 8vo, pp 252, original cloth gilt; very good in like dustwrapper " Up in Sobong a native prince, Gia Long, was about to follow the ancient custom of burying the recently widowed queen with her dead husband, his brother; and here was the beautiful Diana de Kasbek asking Peter Hardy to do something to stop it".

£25.00

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OPPENHEIM, E. PHILLIPS: The Governors.

Item No. 5578

London: Ward, Lock, 1919. 8vo, pp.249, original cloth; very good in dustwrapper which has 2-inch split at upper joint , rubbed and very slightly chipped at head and base of spine, tears to lower panel with about 1 square inch of loss.

£12.00

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OPPENHEIM, E. PHILLIPS: The World's Great Snare.

Item No. 5096

London: Ward, Lock, n.d. Printing error on title-page gives date of publication as "191"?. 8vo, pp. 315:(5, adverts.), original cloth; very bright in very good dustwrapper which has to short tears to lower wrapper and very slight edge wear; some toning of the text .

£15.00

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PENNY, F.E: Dark Corners.

Item No. 5580

London: Staple InnPublishing, 1925. 8vo, pp.253, original cloth; very good in dustwrapper which has slight wear at head and base of spine.

£22.00

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PREVOST, ABBE: His Lady (Manon Lescaut).

Item No. 5106

London: Readers Library, n.d. [1927]. Small 8vo, pp.250, original gilt decorated cloth; As often with the "Readers Library" there is some toning of the text , else excellent in like dustwrapper Issued to coincide with the film version starring John Barrymore whose name appears in large type on the dustwrapper "His Lady" was the British film title, it appeared in the U.S.A. under the title "When a Man Loves".

£22.00

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STACPOOLE, H. DE VERE: The Beach of Dreams.

Item No. 5586

London: Leisure Library, n.d. ca. 1920's. Small 8vo, pp.224, original blue cloth gilt. Ink stamped name of original owner on upper blank margin of title, text toned else good in edge-nicked dustwrapper

£12.00

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STILSON, C.B. & BEAHAN, C: The Island God Forgot.

Item No. 5587

London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1926. Reprint. 8vo, pp.254, original cloth; text toned else good. The dustwrapper frayed at head and base of spine and rubbed on upper joint.

£25.00

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SWAN, ANNIE S: The Burden Bearers.

Item No. 5589

London: Leisure Library, n.d. Small 8vo, pp.224, original cloth gilt. Dent to lower cover, original owners name neatly inkstamped to endpapers, half-title and blank upper margin of title. The dustwrapper rubbed and a little chipped at head & base of spine.

£12.00

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TORBET, D; RICE, ELMER: On Trial. The Story of a Woman at Bay by Elmer Rice. Made into a Book from the Play of the same name by D. Torbet. Illustrated with scenes from the Photo Play. A Warner Brothers Vitaphone Production starring Pauline Frederick.

Item No. 5115

London: Readers Library Crime Series, n.d. [1929]. 8 plates. Small 8vo, pp.252:(1, advert.) original gilt decorated cloth; inkstamped name of original owner on blank upper margin of title and front pastedown, one corner turned, else good in dustwrapper The dustwrapper with 1 1/2 tear on lower joint, head and tail of d.w at spine a trifle rubbed. As often with the "Readers Library" there is some toning of the text .

£25.00

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TOWNLEY, HOUGHTON: The Secret of the Raft.

London: Shoe Lane Publishing n.d. ca. 1920's. Small 8vo, pp.222, original decorated cloth; very good in dustwrapper which is a little worn at head and base of spine.

£15.00

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VAN DINE, S.S: The Benson Murder Case.

Item No. 5125

London: Readers Library, Crime Series, n.d. [1930]. Small 8vo, pp.251:(2, adverts.), original cloth; very good in like dustwrapper As often with the "Readers Library" there is some slight toning of the text .

£25.00

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VIVIAN, E. CHARLES: Ladies in the Case.

Item No. 12948

London: Ward, Lock, 1933 First edition. 8vo, original black cloth lettered and ruled in red; some mottled surface loss to fore margin of upper cover, slight roll to spine, small mark on spine, overall quite good. Signature in pencil to free endpaper. In the good dustwrapper which is browned to spine, some chipping at headband, some edge rubbing. Some foxing to edge of text block.

£125.00

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VOLK, GORDON: The Devil's Whirpool.

Item No. 5161

London: Leisure Library, n.d. ca. 1920's. Small 8vo, original decorated cloth, text toned else good in rubbed dustwrapper

£30.00

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WARDEN, FLORENCE: Miss Ferriby's Clients.

Item No. 5596

London: Shoe Lane Publishing, n.d. ca. 1920's. Small 8vo, pp.222, original decorated cloth. The dustwrapper worn at corners, edge-worn, frayed at headband, a little worn at base of spine and chipped on upper margin of lower panel. Text toned.

£15.00

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WHITELAW, DAVID: Moon of Valleys.

Item No. 5118

London: Shoe Lane Publishing Co. n.d. ca. 1928. Small 8vo, pp.223, original pictorial cloth; some toning of the text , else very good in like dustwrapper

£20.00

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