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Image for The War in the Air. And particularly how Mr Bert Smallways fared while it lasted. With Illustrations by A. C. Michael.

The War in the Air. And particularly how Mr Bert Smallways fared while it lasted. With Illustrations by A. C. Michael.

By: WELLS, H.G:

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, George Bell & Sons 1908 (1st edition) later issue:

Seller ID: 77823


8 x 5 inches. Hardback, blue cloth lettered in gold on spine & decorative blind embossed lettering to top of front cover. Colour plate to front. In very good condition. Edges darkened with some rubbing. Endpapers partially darkened. Publishers advert slip tipped in to half-title page. Some handling marks and thumb spots, plates clean. Else a nice tight copy. 389 pp; Cat. 2pp; 16 b&w plates by A. C. Michael. View more info

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Requiem. Signed limited edition.

By: WOLFE, HUMBERT:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London. Ernest Benn Limited. 1927:

Seller ID: 73089


Size 5.5 x 7.75 inches. In black cloth covers with paper title label on spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly darkened. Small hole near top of spine. Not price clipped). Endpapers slightly browned. Else a clean and tight copy. 123pp. Collection of poems by Humbert Wolfe on hand made paper. Limited edition of 275 copies of which this is no.237 and signed by the author. View more info

Image for The Clever Woman of the Family By the author of “The Heir of Redclyffe.” Copyright Edition. In Two Volumes (Bound in One.)

The Clever Woman of the Family By the author of “The Heir of Redclyffe.” Copyright Edition. In Two Volumes (Bound in One.)

By: YONGE, CHARLOTTE MARY:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Bernard Tauchnitz, 1865:

Seller ID: 79739


Hardback, approx 6 x 4.5 inches. In Quarter-Bound light brown calf Leather binding, marbled paper boards, raised banding to spine, with gilt decoration and lettering to leather spine label. Marbled edges, plain endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges, small split to bottom spine edges. Else cover clean and bright. Corners darkened on endpapers. Bookplate to front “George William Mercer Handerson of Fordell.” Some minor darkneing and han... View more info

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Sea Horses. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED.

By: YOUNG, Francis Brett;

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company, Ltd. 1925 1st edition, 3rd impression:

Seller ID: 74330


Size 7.8 x 5.3 inches. Brown cloth with black lettering. In good condition. Slightly rubbed on spine ends, with two small chips lower spine. Some cassell label lower front cover. Previous owner's inscription on the fly leaf. One corner a little turned over. Inside generally clean & tight. 309 pages. Signed by Young on the title page. View more info