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Windsor Castle. An Historical Romance.

By: AINSWORTH, W. HARRISON

Price: €50.00

Publisher: 1844

Seller ID: NAUGHTON096801


London: Henry Colburn, 1844. New edition. 8vo; half calf; marbled boards, endpapers and edges; xii,324 pages including index. Illustrated by George Cruikshank and Tony Johannot. With designs on wood, by W. Alfred Delamotte. Boards lightly rubbed, one gathering loose, text and plates foxed and thumbed. View more info

In My End is My Beginning.

By: BARING, MAURICE

Price: €6.00

Publisher: 1931

Seller ID: NAUGHTON275201


London: William Heinemann, 1931. 1st edition.8vo, cloth gilt, frontispiece, xvi,332 pages including bibliography. Top of spine snagged, covers marked, corners and edges worn, inscription on front endpapers, hinges cracked between pages 112 and 113. Good. Mary Queen of Scots. View more info

Brief Gaudy Hour. A Novel of Anne Boleyn.

By: BARNES, MARGARET CAMPBELL

Price: €7.62

Publisher: 1949

Seller ID: NAUGHTON351441


London: Macdonald, 1949. 1st edition. 8vo, cloth, 336 pages. Edges rubbed. Good. View more info

Frontier Passage. A Novel.

By: BRIDGE, ANN

Price: €20.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1942

Seller ID: NAUGHTON309751


London: Chatto and Windus, 1942. 1st edition. 12mo, cloth, 250 pages. Tips of corners bumped; edges of leaves spotted; former owner's name. Dustwrapper sunned and slightly soiled, with wear at spine ends and corners, missing a triangular piece at head of spine.Set during the Spanish Civil War, in the Basque country, French and Spanish, and featuring James Milcom, 'a brilliant moody Irish correspondent'. View more info

Brendan.

By: BUECHNER, FREDERICK

Price: €12.00

Publisher: Atheneum: 1987

Seller ID: NAUGHTON326791


New York: Atheneum, 1987. 1st edition. ISBN:0689119054 8vo, cloth-backed boards, 240 pages. Very good in very good dustwrapper, except that covers are attached upside-down to text block.A novel based on Saint Brendan the Navigator. View more info

The Ring-Givers.

By: CANAWAY, W.H.

Price: €1.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1961

Seller ID: NAUGHTON441161


Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1961. 1st Penguin edition. 'The story of Beowulf the Great, known as the hero of the greatest of Old English epics.' Paperback, 218 pages. Spine slightly creased; base of spine a little rubbed. Good. View more info

Joan the Maid: Deliverer of England and France. A Story of the Fifteeneth Century done into Modern English. By the Author of 'Chronicles of the Schönberg-Cotta Family'.

By: CHARLES, ELIZABETH (NEE RUNDLE)

Price: €20.00

Publisher: 1880

Seller ID: NAUGHTON158241


London: Nelson, 1880. Cr8vo, cloth gilt, 318 pages. Slight lean, with a little wear at spine ends and tips of corners; prelims foxed; former owner's name. Generally very good and bright. View more info

Trouble on the Frontier.

By: CHRISTIE, DOUGLAS

Price: €20.00

Publisher: Rich & Cowan: 1935

Seller ID: NAUGHTON809205


London: Rich & Cowan, 1935. 12mo, cloth, 278 pages. Spine lightly rubbed and creased; tips of corners worn; edges of leaves and prelims foxed. View more info

Terry of Tangistan. A Story of the N.W. Frontier.

By: CHRISTIE, DOUGLAS

Price: €10.00

Publisher: Rich & Cowan: 1934

Seller ID: NAUGHTON809646


London: Rich & Cowan, 1934. 12mo, quarter leather, 288 pages. Ex-British Sailors' Society Ocean Libraries, with gilt stamp on spine and labels (ships: SS Northcornwall, SS Lustrous, SS Ardanbohn, SS Andania, SS Normandie, SS Carnalea). Covers stains, with wear at corners; spine ends rubbed; lean; former owner's details; text grubby. View more info

A Very Private War.

By: CLEARY, JON

Price: €7.62

Seller ID: NAUGHTON218661


Sydney/London: Collins, 1980. 1st edition. 8vo, boards, 276 pages. Very good in dustwrapper. [Asian Theatre of WW II] View more info

The Tontine.

By: COSTAIN, THOMAS B.

Price: €6.00

Publisher: 1956

Seller ID: NAUGHTON204171


London: Collins, 1956. 1st UK edition. 8vo, boards, 928 pages. Foxed; otherwise good in frayed Harry Toothill dustwrapper. Heavy - may require extra postage.19th century London, America, Jamaica, Bermuda. View more info

Lodging at the Saint Cloud. A Tale of Occupied Nashville.

By: CRABB, ALFRED LELAND

Price: €9.00

Seller ID: NAUGHTON399351


Dublin / London: National Press, undated. 8vo, cloth-backed boards, 255 pages. Endpaper maps. Top and bottom edges discoloured; otherwise very good in frayed dustwrapper, missing a small chip at top of spine. View more info

Far to Seek. A Romance of England and India.

By: DIVER, MAUD

Price: €12.07

Seller ID: NAUGHTON382651


Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1925. Popular Edition. F'cap 8vo, boards, 452 pages. Bottom edge a little rubbed; otherwise near fine. *Partly set in Lahore, at the time of the outbreak, in April nineteen nineteen. View more info

Tears on the Diadem.

By: DORSEY, ANNA H. (MRS)

Price: €25.00

Publisher: 1896

Seller ID: NAUGHTON288251


New York: P.J. Kennedy, 1896. Cr8vo, cloth, 160 pages + publisher's catalogue. Spine and covers rubbed; two blank endpapers missing, hinges cracked between pages 136 and 137, good. [A tale of the white rose of York and the red rose of Lancaster]. View more info

Louise de la Valliere.

By: DUMAS, ALEXANDRE

Price: €4.00

Seller ID: NAUGHTON217651


London: Collins, 1964. A D'Artagnan romance, with introduction by Sidney Dark. 12mo, cloth, 607 pages including bibliography. Covers lightly stained; otherwise very good. View more info

The Man in the Iron Mask.

By: DUMAS, ALEXANDRE

Price: €7.62

Seller ID: NAUGHTON338391


London: Collins, nd. Sm8vo, cloth, xvi,670 pages, frontispiece and illustrations by Malcolm Patterson. Spine faded; one corner bumped. Quite good. *A D'Artagnan romance. View more info

Marguerite de Valois.

By: DUMAS, ALEXANDRE

Price: €6.35

Seller ID: NAUGHTON338261


London: Collins, nd. Sm8vo, cloth, coloured frontispiece and black-and-white illustrations by Malcolm Patterson, 582 pages. Spine snagged and faded; covers stained and rubbed; hinges cracked, with some consequent looseness of covers. Fairly good. (A Marguerite de Valois romance) View more info

Taking the Bastille.

By: DUMAS, ALEXANDRE

Price: €9.53

Seller ID: NAUGHTON273191


London: King, nd. A Marie Antoinette romance. 8vo, blind-stamped cloth gilt, 501 pages plus 31 page publisher's catalogue. Spine ends and corners worn; hinges cracked; impressed address. Good. View more info

The Three Musketeers.

By: DUMAS, ALEXANDRE

Price: €6.99

Seller ID: NAUGHTON302091


London: Collins Clear-Type Press, nd. A D'Artagnan romance, set in 17th century France. Sm8vo, cloth titled gilt, 752 pages. Spine ends and corners slightly rubbed; otherwise very good. View more info

Twenty Years After.

By: DUMAS, ALEXANDRE

Price: €6.35

Seller ID: NAUGHTON338241


London: Nelson, nd. Sm8vo, cloth titled gilt, 574 pages. Spine faded and rubbed; covers lightly stained. Good. *A D'Artagnan romance. View more info