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Image for Stray Pearls: Memoirs of Margaret de Ribaumont, Viscountess of Bellaise

Stray Pearls: Memoirs of Margaret de Ribaumont, Viscountess of Bellaise

By: Yonge, Charlotte M.

Price: £6.67

Publisher: London, U.K. & New York, New York, U.S.A., Macmillan and Co.: 1900

Seller ID: 416905

Condition: Acceptable


No dust jacket. Hardcover. Ex-library, with library labelling on front board and spine. Small gilt decoration on front board. Gilt lettering on spine. Boards are worn and marked. Spine is cocked. Spine ends and leading corners are worn, bumped and nicked. Pages are lightly tanned and marked. Lower leading corner of FEP is clipped. Pastedown hinges are cracked but binding appears relatively sound. Text remains clear. AF View more info

Quiet As Moss

By: Young, Andrew

Price: £5.50

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1967

Seller ID: 004209

Condition: Good


Thirty six poems by Andrew Young Chosen by Leonard Clark with Wood-Engravings by Joan Hassall View more info

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Speaking of Love

By: Young, Angela

Price: £9.60

Publisher: London, Beautiful Books: 2008

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 440964

ISBN: 1905636229

Condition: Good


Paperback in good condition. Signed by author on title page. A few scores and minor edgewear on covers. Light creases on spine. Binding is intact, contents are clean and clear. A View more info

At War With the Word: Literary Theory and Liberal Education

By: Young, R.V.

Price: £10.40

Publisher: Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A., ISI Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 241085

ISBN: 1882926277

Condition: Very Good


Minor shelfwear, bumped at top edge. Very light other wear. Contents clean, sound, bright. TPW View more info

The Oxford Literary Review: Volume 13, Nos. 1-2, 1991: Neocolonialism

By: Young, Robert (ed)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Oxford Literary Review: 1991

Seller ID: 179323

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. HCW View more info

The Oxford Literary Review: Volume 13, Nos. 1-2, 1991: Neocolonialism

By: Young, Robert (ed)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Oxford Literary Review: 1991

Seller ID: 179325y

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. HCW View more info

Crusade

By: Young, Robyn

Price: £10.83

Publisher: U.K., Hodder & Stoughton Limited: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: By Author

Seller ID: 212214

ISBN: 0340839724

Condition: Good


Some minor bumping to the corners and spine. Pages are crisp, clean, bright and tight. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. View more info

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Thirty-Four Articles

By: Young, Wayland

Price: £15.20

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 471310

Condition: Good


Hardcover with jacket. Good condition. First edition. The plastic protected jacket is a little marked and edgeworn. Nicks and peeling on the jacket spine head. A few small marks on the endpapers. The pages are clean and sound; all text is clear. CM View more info

Mother's Song : An Essay Collection

By: Young-ja, Park

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, California, U.S.A., Image Literatur: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106321

ISBN: 0974510521

Condition: New


B/w illustrations from photographs in text. Text and illustrations are clean, bright and tight throughout. View more info

Mother's Song : An Essay Collection

By: Young-ja, Park

Price: £2.69

Publisher: Los Angeles, California, U.S.A., Image Literatur: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 158215

ISBN: 0974510521

Condition: As New


B/w illustrations from photographs in text. Text and illustrations are clean, bright and tight throughout. View more info

The Heir of Redclyffe

By: Younge, Chalotte Mary

Price: £335.09

Publisher: London, Parker Son and Bourn West Strand: 1861

Seller ID: 172489

Condition: Good


Split on front cover spine edge but front cover is attached. Rubbing at corners with fraying. Back cover also has split on spine edge but is still holding on. Previous owner's signature on FEP dated 1864. Text is clean, tight and bright. A scarce copy. Thirteenth Edition View more info

Two Lives and a Dream

By: Yourcenar, Marguerite

Price: £6.04

Publisher: U.K., Aidan Ellis: 1987

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 258105

ISBN: 0856281603

Condition: Good


Jacket is in good condition, shelfworn, light wear at edges and at head and tail of spine, slightly rubbed at corners. Book itself has gilt lettering on spine, light wear at head and tail of spine and very light wear at edges. Pages are yellowed, contents are otherwise clear and tight. J View more info

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Oriental Tales

By: Yourcenar, Marguerite

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Henley-on-Thames, Aidan Ellis Publishing Ltd.: 1985

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: 481791

ISBN: 0856281441

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with jacket. Very good condition. First UK edition. Foxing on the page block, slightly affecting some of the tanned page edges. All text is clear, with sound binding. Translated from the French by Alberto Manguel in collaboration with the author. CM View more info

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The Abyss

By: Yourcenar, Marguerite

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom, Aidan Ellis Publishing Ltd.: 1984

Seller ID: 493503

ISBN: 0856281271

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in very good condition. The jacket (designed by Muriel Nasser) has minor shelfwear with tanning on the rear and inner flaps. Pages are clean and sound; all text is clear. Translated from the French by Grace Frick. CM View more info

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How Many Years: A Memoir

By: Yourcenar, Marguerite; Dimaras, Constantin

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom, Aidan Ellis Publishing: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 481458

ISBN: 0856282421

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with plastic protected jacket. First edition. Very good condition. The hardcover is a little bumped on the spine foot and one or two leading corners. Faint marks on page block. Pages are clean; all content is clear. Translated from the French by Maria Louise Ascher. CM View more info

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The Wilderness (Yuan - Yeh)

By: Yu, Ts'Ao

Price: £17.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Hong Kong University Press: 1980

Seller ID: 457514

ISBN: 9622090176

Condition: Good


Hardcover in good condition. Translated by Christopher C. Rand and Joseph S.M. Lau. Front upper leading corner of board and spine head are a little bumped. Jacket is edgeworn and sunned throughout. Some creasing to the spine head and rear upper edge nearby. Small mark on rear inner flap and on the half title page. Traces of foxing and a few marks to the page block. Binding is sound and the text is clear. CM View more info

Escape into Siege : A Survey of Israeli Literature Today (The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization)

By: Yudkin, Leon Israel

Price: £4.70

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 241799

ISBN: 0710079249

Condition: Very Good


Dust jacket with lightly sun faded spine, red hardcover with gilt lettering on spine panel and contents in very good clean condition. Light yellowing to page edges. Coloured top of page block. T View more info

Immortality: A Novel

By: Yugov, Alexei

Price: £2.69

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co., Ltd.:

Seller ID: 205853

Condition: Good


Undated; circa 40s, produced in accordance with authorised economy standards; presumed first British edition. Translated by David Magarshack; 304pp. Blue cloth boards showing minor wear/soiling, sunned on spine. Front hinge split but page block still firmly attached; contents otherwise clean and sound throughout. First British Edition View more info

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German Narrative Prose, Volume II

By: Yuill, W. E. (ed.)

Price: £7.84

Publisher: London, Oswald Wolff (Publishers) Limited: 1966

Seller ID: 447247

Condition: Good


Hardcover in good condition. Volume two only. Price-clipped jacket is marked and edge worn. Minor nick on jacket spine head. Page block is foxed, slightly affecting page edges. Text remains clear throughout. Binding is sound. HCW View more info

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Parallax

By: Yurasov, Vladimir

Price: £8.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Co Inc: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 477403

Condition: Good


Hardcover with jacket. Good condition. First edition. Translated by Tatiana Balkoff Drowne. The price clipped jacket is marked, scored and worn, with several nicks and creases to the edges and corners. Some lighter wear and one or two minor bumps to the hardcover edges. The pages are rough cut on the leading edges. Binding slightly visible on the title page. Pages are clean; all text is clear. CM View more info

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Miniatures Illuminations of Amir Hosrov Dehlevi's Works

By: Yusupov, E. Yu. (ed.)

Price: £17.80

Publisher: Tashkent, "Fan" Publishers of the Uzbek SSR: 1983

Seller ID: 434328

Condition: Acceptable


Hardcover in acceptable condition. Text in English and Russian. Jacket is lightly marked, scored and creased. Front spine side is sunned. Jacket leading corners, edges and spine ends are worn and chipped. Upper edges, upper leading corners and spine ends of jacket are taped. Rear board is scored. Leading corners and spine ends are lightly bumped and worn. BEP is dog eared on lower leading corner. Pages are clean and contents are clear throughout. Binding is visible on a few pages but remains intact. HCW View more info

Sea of Many Returns

By: Zable, Arnold

Price: £10.06

Publisher: Melbourne, Text Publishing: 2008

Seller ID: 281117

ISBN: 1921351535

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Superficial marks and minor edgewear on covers. Page block is slightly marked and tanned. Contents are sound, clean, clear. BW View more info

He Said What?: Women Write About Moments When Everything Changed

By: Zackheim, Victoria (ed.)

Price: £3.36

Publisher: London, Seal Press: 2011

Seller ID: 291686

ISBN: 158005336X

Condition: Good


Paperback. Several superficial marks on covers. Leading corners, edges and spine ends are slightly worn. A few marks on page block. Binding is tight, contents are clean and clear throughout. AM View more info

Hear the Word! A Novel About Elijah and Elisha

By: Zador, Heinrich

Price: £5.03

Publisher: London, SCM Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030494

Condition: Good


Previous owner's name on FEP. Minor rubbing to dust jacket edges. Slight bow to book but text is clean. Translated by Robert W. Fenn from Die Erfullung. View more info

Mother, Mother

By: Zailckas, Koren

Price: £7.06

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 2014

Seller ID: 305210

ISBN: 0007547382

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. First UK edition. Superficial marks on dust jacket. Jacket leading corners, edges and spine ends are slightly worn. Hardcover spine ends are very lightly bumped. Binding is intact, contents are clean and clear. AM View more info

The Islanders / Armoured Train 14-69

By: Zamyatin, Yevgeny; Zamiatin, Evgeny; Ivanov, Vselovod

Price: £19.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, U.S.A., Trilogy: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 255554

ISBN: 0931558018

Condition: Good


Zamyatin's (here inconsistently romanized throughout as both 'Zamyatin' and 'Zamiatin') 'Islanders', translated by T.S. Berczynski; Ivanov's 'Armoured Train' translated by Frank Miller: the first translation of the former, and the first complete translation of the latter, taken from Ivanov's 1922 text. Paperback with some exterior wear/fading; contents clean and sound throughout. TPW View more info

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Blind Children

By: Zangwill, Israel

Price: £6.72

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1903

Seller ID: 441927

Condition: Acceptable


Hardcover in acceptable condition. No jacket. First edition. Boards and spine are grubby. Lettering plate on spine is chipped. Spine ends, edges and leading corners are worn and bumped. Nicks on spine ends. Page edges are rough. Page block and pages are foxed. Binding is intact, contents are clear. AM View more info

The Year of the Rat a Chronicle

By: Zarubica, Mladin

Price: £5.03

Publisher: London, Collins: 1965

Seller ID: 018021

Condition: Good


writing on the FEP of the last owners name and some pencil markings on the inside of the cover easily removed. View more info

Miss Mariana in Black and White

By: Zavati, Mariana

Price: £36.87

Publisher: London, Daily Mail: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 259975

Condition: Good


Signed by the author. Green softcover has very lightly worn ends of spine, bottom edge and corners, otherwise it is sound. Pages are clean and bright throughout. T View more info

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To Die in Italbar

By: Zelazny, Roger

Price: £18.05

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber Ltd: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 463993

ISBN: 057110729X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with jacket. Very good condition. First UK edition. The hardcover spine foot is slightly bumped. Some light edgewear to the jacket. Small label on the front inner flap. The page block is foxed. All pages are clean, with clear text. CM View more info

Brothers

By: Zeldis, Chayym

Price: £6.71

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032753

ISBN: 0394403312

Condition: Very Good


spine with gilt lettering View more info

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A New Reader's Guide to African Literature

By: Zell, Hans M.; Bundy, Carol; Coulon, Virginia (eds.)

Price: £10.93

Publisher: London, Heinemann Educational Books: 1983

Seller ID: 467913

ISBN: 0435919970

Condition: Good


Paperback. Second edition. A few scores and creases on covers. Covers are a little bumped, slightly affecting pages. Light creasing on spine. Minor wear on spine ends and leading corners. Page block, inside covers and BEP are marked. Book has a rather musty smell. Pages are clean and the text is clear. AF View more info

Shadow of the Sun

By: Zetterling, Mai

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 499252

ISBN: 0224010387

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Elisabeth Frink designed jacket - first edition, signed and dedicated by author on FEP. Very good condition throughout. TS View more info

Bird of Passage

By: Zetterling, Mai

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 499253

ISBN: 022401188X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Elisabeth Frink designed jacket (very slightly sunned on rear) - first edition, signed and dedicated by author on FEP. Very good condition throughout. TS View more info

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East African Literature: An Anthology

By: Zettersten, Arne (ed.)

Price: £10.45

Publisher: Harlow, Essex, UK, Longman Group Limited: 1983

Seller ID: 465643

ISBN: 0582643880

Condition: Good


Paperback in good condition. Light scores, creases and wear on sunned covers. Spine is creased and cocked. Page block, inside covers and one or two pages are lightly marked and tanned. Light creases and pencilled marginalia throughout pages. Text is clear throughout. HCW View more info

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Abandoned Wine

By: Zhao, Henry Y. H.; Cayley, John

Price: £5.76

Publisher: London, Wellsweep Press: 1996

Seller ID: 442163

ISBN: 0948454245

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. A few light marks on page block. Binding is intact, contents are clean and clear. AM View more info

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Under-Sky Underground

By: Zhao, Henry Y. H.; Cayley, John (eds.)

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, The Wellsweep Press: 1994

Seller ID: 486115

ISBN: 0948454164

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. Foreword by Jonathan Spence. Slight wear on the spine ends. Inside front cover is a little marked. The page block and page edges are lightly tanned. All text is clear with sound binding. Chinese Writing Today, number 1. CM View more info

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Tales of the Amber Sea: Fairy Tales of the Peoples of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania

By: Zheleznova, Irina

Price: £34.00

Publisher: Moscow, Progress Publishers: 1974

Seller ID: 487578

Condition: Good


Hardcover without jacket. Boards edgeworn, with bumped corners (one taped repair), affecting early and late page corners. Spine is worn, with nicks by ends. Item is cocked. Page block is marked. Pages are clean and all content is clear. TS View more info

Shakespeare Study Today : The Horace Howard Furness Memorial Lectures (AMS Studies in the Renaissance; No. 13)

By: Ziegler, Georgianna (ed.)

Price: £19.11

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., AMS Press, Inc.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 231988

ISBN: 0404622836

Condition: Very Good


Dust jacket, burgundy hard cover with gilt lettering on spine and contents in very good clean condition. Previous owner's name on FEP. T View more info

All the Colours of the Rainbow

By: Zilong, Jiang

Price: £2.69

Publisher: UK, Panda Press: 1986

Seller ID: 195032

ISBN: 0835110222

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean copy, pages clean, bright and tight throughout. View more info

The Lord and the Gamekeeper : A Novel

By: Zinik, Zinovii

Price: £3.19

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146173

ISBN: 0434897310

Condition: Good


Translated by Alex de Jonge. Top of spine is damaged - jacket is torn and boards are frayed and bumped. Page block browned, and pages tanned at the edges internally but text is fine. Binding is tight and square. View more info

The Lord and the Gamekeeper : A Novel

By: Zinik, Zinovii

Price: £6.04

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd.: 1991

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 218777

ISBN: 0434897310

Condition: As New


New condition. Green hard cover with gilt lettering on spine. View more info

The Mysteries of Marseilles: A Novel

By: Zola, Emile

Price: £19.44

Publisher: London, U.K., Hutchinson & Co.: 1895

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 277309

Condition: Acceptable


No dust jacket. Hardcover. Translated by Edward Vizetelly. Very grubby boards. Decorative pattern on front board. Leading and lower edges of front board are very faded, with lighter fading to upper edge. Lower edge of back board shows evidence of water damage. Spine is faded and grubby, and spine ends are creased, bumped and nicked. Leading corners of boards are worn and bent. Page block is grubby and foxed. Name and address label on front pastedown. Front hinge is cracked and binding is rather loose at various points throughout book. Frontispiece of a photograph of Zola has become detached fr... View more info

The Soil (La Terre): A Realistic Novel

By: Zola, Emile

Price: £74.47

Publisher: London, Vizetelly & Co.: 1888

Seller ID: 415991

Condition: Good


First English edition. Slightly scuffed original green hardcover with gilt lettering to spine and front board. Ends of spine are rubbed and nicked. Leading corners of boards are bumped and rubbed. Slight wear to extremities. Page block is slightly grubby. Head of page block are roughly cut. Patterned endpapers. Age stain on FEP and BEP. Pages 1-14 are a bit loose. Back inner paper hinge is split, but rear board is attached. Minor splits in page block. Pages are slightly tanned. Small chips to leading edges of pages 415, 417. Text remains clear throughout. With a frontispiece designed by H. Gra... View more info

Savage Paris

By: Zola, Emile

Price: £16.32

Publisher: London, Elek Books Ltd.: 1955

Seller ID: 423773

Condition: Good


Hardcover. Price-clipped jacket is marked, worn and nicked. Page block head is marked. Endpapers are tanned. Pages are clean and text is clear throughout. Binding is sound. HJW View more info

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Earth

By: Zola, Emile

Price: £11.76

Publisher: London, Elek Books: 1954

Seller ID: 445684

Condition: Acceptable


Hardcover in acceptable condition. Dust jacket is marked. Jacket leading corners, edges and spine ends are worn and nicked. Spine foot of hardcover is a little bumped. Text on hardcover spine is slightly faded. Page block is marked. Pages 103-106 have become loose. Contents are clear. AM View more info

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Earth

By: Zola, Emile

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Elek Books Ltd.: 1954

Seller ID: 473787

Condition: Good


Hardcover in good condition; the jacket (in acceptable condition) is torn on the front lower leading corner and on the spine head; two or three further nicks to the edges. The rear of jacket has a portion chipped on the upper edge. The front inner flap is price clipped. Most of the rear inner flap has been cut off on the leading edge. Light marks and tanning on the page block and endpapers. Stamp on rear pastedown. The pages are clean; all text is clear. Preface by Angus Wilson. Translated from the French by Ann Lindsay. 5th impression in 1958. CM View more info

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The Romance of Guy of Warwick, Part I

By: Zupitza, Julius (ed.)

Price: £8.67

Publisher: London, N. Trubner: 1883

Seller ID: 434267

Condition: Acceptable


Hardcover. No jacket. Ex-library. Marks and scores on boards. Spine ends and leading corners are worn and bumped. Shelflabel on spine foot. Spine is cocked. Page block is marked. Library plates on pastedowns. Library stamps on title page, copyright page and in the volume. Ink on title page. Pen on copyright page. Pages are marked. Binding remains intact, contents are clear. AM View more info

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The Romance of Guy of Warwick, Part 2

By: Zupitza, Julius (ed.)

Price: £10.95

Publisher: London, N. Trubner: 1876

Seller ID: 434268

Condition: Acceptable


Hardcover. No jacket. Ex-library. Marks and scores on boards. Spine ends and leading corners are worn and bumped. Label residue on spine foot. Page block is marked. Library plates on pastedowns. Library stamps on title page, copyright page and in the volume. Ink on title page. Pen on copyright page. Pages are marked. Binding remains intact, contents are clear. AM View more info

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The Royal Game and Other Stories

By: Zweig, Stefan

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1981

Seller ID: 451983

ISBN: 0224019848

Condition: Good


Hardcover in good condition. First Uk edition. Dust jacket is lightly scored. Jacket and hardcover spine feet are a little bumped. Some foxing on page block head. Contents are clean and clear. AM View more info