The Black Troopers and Other Stories
Religious Tract Society, London.
no date c1909) Hardcover Octavo, red decorated cloth stamped in black.
320 pages 200mm x135mm wt 420gms. Spine part detached covers marked and
hinges cracked binding loose. Foxing inside but all readable.
Illustrated fp.The title novella (in 7 chapters) is set in Australia:
relations between Aborigines and colonists in 1849; action takes place
near Lake Boga, Lower Murray River. Also contains the stories Captain
Stauncy"s Vow, The Forged Will, and Just in Time: A Detective Story.
Stamped inside HMS Terrible which was launched in 1895
New English Library 1st Ed 1983 isbn 0450049183 hb
no dj brown cloth well used covers marked a little binding a little
loose 225mm x 130mm wt1.2kg
The Devil Finds Work
Thriller Book Club 1971 GC no dj spine faded.222pages 190mm x 120mm
The Bourlotas Fortune
Holt Rinehart & Winston NY 1st Ed 1975 HB dj VGC red cloth anf
gilt 453pp 235mm x 150mm wt 1kg. isbn 0030150965.A sweeping saga of
wealth and passion-the novel of a tempestuous Greek family that forged
a fabulous empire.
Doctor in Love
Publisher: Michael Joseph London 1957 first edition, black cloth,
DustJacket 400gms packed 205mm x 135mm
Publisher: Hutchinson London c1941; NF/VG
slight marks on covers of a very scarce title.Blue Cloth
embossed covers, firm binding little use stated 21st Thousand.
Inscribed P. Amos 1941. Naomi Jacobs is famous as a novelist,
playwright, actress, and suffragette 180mm x 110mm Wt300gms
The Irish Boy
The Book Club London no date c 1954 Hardback 252 pp. ISBN:
None Book Condition: Fair no dj light blue
cloth covers, no date e[pilogue dated 1954, illustrated
d/w a little foxed and
rubbed The true story of a little Irish boy with a sweet
voice who rose to international fame as an opera singer - a
story of aspiration and success aptly termed by its author a
'romantic biography'. fp torn
Fire in the Thatch
Publisher: London: Collins; 18cms. GOOD-VERY GOOD.
Paperback. Published for the Crime Club. Nd (circa late 1950s).
are a little edgeworn
otherwise clean. A tight copy. Covers a little marked
The Shadow of Time
Heinemann Melbourne London hb red cloth no dj 235pages
200x130x350gmsGripping novel by this master of suspense, most famous for
his novel 'Ice-cold in Alex'. Part of the dj has been pasted on back
cover. Front cover has a Mullens Library (Albury) sticker. CVlean inside
with some library date stamps on rear inside cover
Bookfinder $10+ Australia for this edition
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The Way to Dusty Death
Pub. Collins London 1st Ed 1973 - Dust cover - good tight binding.
Inscription "To Dad 1973 "
220mm x 135mm Wt 500gms packed
Bugle and a
Viking Press New York 1956 hb no dj ex lib 312pp a little loose but
clean inside220mmx145x600gmsTowards the end of Empire in India
this nostalgic record of a young British Officer in India relates the
trade of soldiering and the romance of India, child's slight scribbles
on pages 3 and 5
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Michael Joseph 1st Ed 1970 HB dj(worn dk green cloth gilt to
spine 225x145mmx700gms ISBN: 0718107985 First Edition. pages are tight
and clean, DJ
has wear and tear, otherwise Good. A novel about Gibraltar. Good Book!
part novel part history
The Best Short Stories :1933 1:English
Jonathan Cape 1933 hb brown cloth bit loose spine slight cracks 360
195mmx130x600g. Stories by H.E.Bates etc see pic Edited by J.O'Brien
Sidgwick & Jackson, 1973. First edition hb dj ex
lib. some foxing isbn 0283979461 220mmx140mmx600 gms
317 pages. Fictional biography of Ian Fleming character.
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