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1895 Wandering Heath by Q Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
1895 Wandering Heath by Q Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

Price: £99.99

A charming collection of short stories. First edition. Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch (21 November 1863 12 May 1944) was a Cornish writer, who published under the pen name of Q. He is primarily remembered for the monumental...

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1895-1911 8vol Novels of F Marion Crawford Love in Idleness Casa Braccio
1895-1911 8vol Novels of F Marion Crawford Love in Idleness Casa Braccio

Price: £270.00

A collection of uniformly bound novels by F. Marion Crawford. Containing: Collection of British Authors: Tauchnitz Edition. Volumes 4253: Uncanny Tales by F. Marion Crawford (Copyright Edition, 1911) Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz Love...

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1895-7 3vols Selected Works of F Marion Crawford
1895-7 3vols Selected Works of F Marion Crawford

Price: £38.00

A collection of the works of F. Marion Crawford.In three volumes: Casa Braccio in two volumes and A Rose For Yesterday in one volume.Francis Marion Crawford (August 2, 1854 April 9, 1909) was an American writer noted for his many...

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1895-8 3vol Du MAURIER Martian, Trilby & Peter Ibbetson
1895-8 3vol Du MAURIER Martian, Trilby & Peter Ibbetson

Price: £159.99

Three blue cloth hardbacks with gilt lettering and decoration. George Louis Palmella Busson du Maurier (1834 1896) was a French-born British author and cartoonist.    Trilby (1894) is a gothic horror novel by George...

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1895-98 2 Vols Works by O. VERBECK Einsam
1895-98 2 Vols Works by O. VERBECK Einsam

Price: £120.00

Two scarce works by Verbeck in rather decorative bindings. In German.

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1896 2vol The Master Craftsman Walter Besant First Edition Private Lib Bookplate
1896 2vol The Master Craftsman Walter Besant First Edition Private Lib Bookplate

Price: £175.00

A novel by Walter Besant, complete in two volumes. First edition. With a bookplate from the personal library of Walter Besant to the front free endpaper of volume I. Extensive publisher's catalogue to rear, dated March 1896. ...

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1896 A Change of Air by Anthony Hope Novel Fiction Author of Prisoner of Zenda
1896 A Change of Air by Anthony Hope Novel Fiction Author of Prisoner of Zenda

Price: £79.99

A copy of this novel by Anthony Hope, one of three works of fiction written by Hope in 1893. Fourth edition. Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins, better known as Anthony Hope (9 February 1863 8 July 1933), was an English novelist and playwright. With...

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1896 Aphrodite Pierre Louys Fiction French Novel Illustrated
1896 Aphrodite Pierre Louys Fiction French Novel Illustrated

Price: £95.00

An illustrated edition of this work by Pierre Louys.With illustrations by Antoine Calbet, a French painter and engraver famous for his watercolours and book illustrations.  

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1896 Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush by Ian Maclaren Illustrated Fiction
1896 Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush by Ian Maclaren Illustrated Fiction

Price: £64.99

Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush is a charming collection of Scottish stories by Ian Maclaren. This is number four hundred and five out of a limited print run of four hundred and fifteen of this edition. Ian Maclaren (pseudonym...

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1896 Casa Braccio Francis Marion Crawford Mudie Binding Second Edtion
1896 Casa Braccio Francis Marion Crawford Mudie Binding Second Edtion

Price: £50.00

An attractive second edition copy of Francis Marion Crawford's 'Casa Braccio', in a half crushed morocco signed Mudie binding with marbled endpapers and textblock. Francis Marion Crawford was...

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1896 Comedies Of Courtship A Novel By Anthony Hope First English Edition
1896 Comedies Of Courtship A Novel By Anthony Hope First English Edition

Price: £19.99

Comedies of Courtship is a novel by Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins, better known as Anthony Hope (1863 - 1933) was an English novelist and playwright. First English edition. Although he was a prolific writer, especially of adventure...

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1896 Der Katzensteg Roman by Hermann Sudermann German Fiction
1896 Der Katzensteg Roman by Hermann Sudermann German Fiction

Price: £29.99

A novel by Hermann Sudermann the title of which translates as: The Cat's 'Bridge' Hermann Sudermann (September 30, 1857 November 21, 1928) was a German dramatist and novelist. He became a journalist,...

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1896 Flotsam The Study of Life by Henry Seton Merriman First Edition Novel
1896 Flotsam The Study of Life by Henry Seton Merriman First Edition Novel

Price: £22.99

A first edition of this novel by Henry Seton Merriman. With an illustration to frontispiece and title page. Publisher's catalogue to rear and a previous owner's ink inscription to recto of frontispiece.

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1896 In the Valley of Tophet Henry W Nevinson First Edition
1896 In the Valley of Tophet Henry W Nevinson First Edition

Price: £77.00

A collection of twelve tales based in the "Black Country" of England, by the British war correspondent Henry Nevinson. This first edition of short stories was Henry Nevinson's second...

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1896 John Inglesant A Romance Frontispiece Calf
1896 John Inglesant A Romance Frontispiece Calf

Price: £34.00

A copy of Shorthouse's historical novel John Inglesant.John Inglesant is a celebrated historical novel by Joseph Henry Shorthouse (1834 - 1903), published in 1881, and set mainly in the middle years of the 17th century.Includes a frontispiece....

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1896 La Mer Jacques Richepin Scarce French Novel
1896 La Mer Jacques Richepin Scarce French Novel

Price: £39.99

A scarce edition of this French novel from Jean Jacques Richepin. First published in 1886.

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1896 Le Dernier Abencerage Chateaubriand Calbet Scarce Illustrated
1896 Le Dernier Abencerage Chateaubriand  Calbet Scarce Illustrated

Price: £28.00

A leather bound, copiously illustrated copy of Chateaubriand's well renowned short story, 'Le Dernier Abencerage' François-Rene, Viscount of Chateaubriand was a writer and French politician...

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1896 Le Livre de Mon Ami by Anatole France in French
1896 Le Livre de Mon Ami by Anatole France in French

Price: £65.00

A copy of this novel by Anatole France.Anatole France (born Francois-Anatole Thibault, 16 April 1844 12 October 1924) was a French poet, journalist, and novelist. He was born in Paris, and died in Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire. He was a successful...

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1896 Le Roman d'un Jeune Homme Pauvre Feuillet Relfe Brothers Binding Loughborough
1896 Le Roman d'un Jeune Homme Pauvre Feuillet Relfe Brothers Binding Loughborough

Price: £65.00

An attractive rebound copy of this popular novel by the renowned French novelist and dramatist Octave Feuillet. In a signed Relfe Brothers full polished calf binding, with gilt crest of 'Loughborough...

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1896 Mon Cousin Guy Henri Ardel Bertha Abraham Romance Novels French
1896 Mon Cousin Guy Henri Ardel Bertha Abraham Romance Novels French

Price: £69.99

An early copy of the French author Ardel's novel, in a fine binding. In French. Henri Ardel, pseudonym of Bertha Abraham (1863 - 1938), was an author of romance novels published especially for women. In 1934 Abraham received the...

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1896 NOVEL The Other House HENRY JAMES Vol I CRIME
1896 NOVEL The Other House HENRY JAMES Vol I CRIME

Price: £79.99

The scarce first volume of James' novel. Second Edition. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and a blind-stamped motif. Volume I of two only. With thirty-two pages of advertisements at the rear for other Heinemann publications.  The...

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1896 Robert Louis Stevenson Weir Of Hermiston Unfinished Romance First Ed
1896 Robert Louis Stevenson Weir Of Hermiston Unfinished Romance First Ed

Price: £45.00

A first edition of Stevenson's unfinished novel, Weir of Hermiston.The story of a upper-class youth from Edinburgh who is banished from his family home to live as a local laird, the book is notable for its confusing naming of two characters...

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1896 Rodney Stone Arthur CONAN DOYLE Strand Magazine
1896 Rodney Stone Arthur CONAN DOYLE Strand Magazine

Price: £340.00

A mystery thriller by Conan Doyle taken from the serialisation in the Strand magazine. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering. Bound from the parts.

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1896 Rodney Stone First Edition Arthur Conan Doyle Illustrated Boxing
1896 Rodney Stone First Edition Arthur Conan Doyle Illustrated Boxing

Price: £60.00

A first edition copy of Arthur Conan Doyle's boxing novel 'Rodney Stone'. Complete with eight plates and publishers advertisements to the rear. First edition of this work in book form. 'Rodney...

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1896 Soldier Tales
1896 Soldier Tales

Price: £70.00

The first edition of this collection of short stories about soldiers, written by Rudyard Kipling, profusely illustrated with twenty plates. The first edition of this work. A collection of short...

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1896 Soldier Tales Second Impression Rudyard Kipling Illustrated Stories
1896 Soldier Tales Second Impression Rudyard Kipling Illustrated Stories

Price: £80.00

A collection of stories by Rudyard Kipling.First edition, second impression.This edition was reprinted in November 1896 a month after the first impression.In the original cloth binding.Rudyard Kipling was an English journalist, short...

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1896 Stephanie's Children Margaret ROBERTS Illustrated
1896 Stephanie's Children Margaret ROBERTS Illustrated

Price: £12.99

A scarce First Edition copy of 'Stephanie's Children' by Margaret Roberts, author of 'The Atelier du Lys', 'Not One of Us', 'Kinsfolk and Others', etc. Includes a frontispiece and several other plates within.

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1896 The Boy Hunters Captain Mayne Reid Nimrod Edition Illustrated
1896 The Boy Hunters Captain Mayne Reid Nimrod Edition Illustrated

Price: £39.99

An adventure story from Irish author Maybe Reid. Nimrod edition. Illustrated throughout with numerous engraved plates.

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1896 The Dolly Dialogues Anthony Hope Westminster Gazette English Literature
1896 The Dolly Dialogues Anthony Hope Westminster Gazette English Literature

Price: £19.99

A copy of Hope's popular sketches, dating from the late nineteenth century. In 1893 he wrote three novels (Sport Royal, A Change of Air and Half-a-Hero) and a series of sketches that first appeared in the Westminster Gazette and...

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1896 The Dolly Dialogues by Anthony Hope Signed Social Commentary
1896 The Dolly Dialogues by Anthony Hope Signed Social Commentary

Price: £250.00

An excellent copy of this witty collection of sketches, signed by the author. The work was first published in the influential Liberal newspaper, the Westminster Gazette and later published...

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1896 The History of Henry Esmond William Makepeace Thackeray Illustrated
1896 The History of Henry Esmond William Makepeace Thackeray Illustrated

Price: £27.00

An illustrated edition of Thackeray's classic novel, The History of Henry Esmond, Esq.Illustrated throughout by T. H. Robinson

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1896 The MARTIAN George du MAURIER First Edition
1896 The MARTIAN  George du MAURIER First Edition

Price: £970.00

A wonderful find for fans of du Maurier, the original Harper's Monthly serialisation of The Martian bound from the parts into a finely bound volume. Bound in half leather and marbled paper-covered boards with gilt lettering. This...

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1896 The Seven Seas Rudyard Kipling First Edition
1896 The Seven Seas Rudyard Kipling First Edition

Price: £29.00

A first edition of Kipling's Seven Seas.  Joseph Rudyard Kipling (30 December 1865 18 January 1936) was an English short-story writer, poet, and novelist. He wrote tales and poems of British soldiers in India and stories for...

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1896 The Shadow Of Arvor Legendary Romance Folk Tales Brittany Edith Rinder
1896 The Shadow Of Arvor Legendary Romance Folk Tales Brittany Edith Rinder

Price: £200.00

A handsome first edition collection of short folk tales and romances taken from Brittany. Includes stories such as Ronan the Silent and Gwennolaik.

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1896 The Sowers Henry Seton Merriman Seventh Edition
1896 The Sowers Henry Seton Merriman Seventh Edition

Price: £24.99

A fictional work from English novelist Hugh Stowell Scott, under his renowned pseudonym Henry Seton Merriman. Seventh edition. Featuring the original publishers' advertisements to the rear.

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1896 The Strand Magazine Volume XII July to December Rodney Stone Conan Doyle
1896 The Strand Magazine Volume XII July to December Rodney Stone Conan Doyle

Price: £44.99

Volume XII of the Strand magazine, published in 1896. Illustrated throughout with many vignettes, and a frontispiece. Including the concluding part of the first printing of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Rodney Stone.

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1896 The Young Voyageurs Captin Mayne Reid First Edition
1896 The Young Voyageurs Captin Mayne Reid First Edition

Price: £49.99

A beautifully illustrated edition of this victorian adventure novel. Nimrod edition. Illustrated throughout and featuring a frontispiece. Thomas Mayne Reid was a Scots-Irish American novelist, specialising in adventure...

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1896 Through Russian Snows First Edition G A Henty Illustrated Adventure Novel
1896 Through Russian Snows First Edition G A Henty Illustrated Adventure Novel

Price: £45.00

An historical adventure novel by G A Henty.The first edition, in accordance with all points by Newbolt 73.1.Illustrated, with eight illustrations and a map.George Alfred Henty was a popular English novelist and war correspondent. He...

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1896 Two Little Pilgrims' Progress The City Beautiful Frances Hodgson Burnett
1896 Two Little Pilgrims' Progress The City Beautiful Frances Hodgson Burnett

Price: £50.00

A beautifully bound copy of this children's novel by esteemed writer, Frances Hodgson Burnett. Burnett is best known for her 'Little Lord Fauntleroy', 'A Little Princess' and 'The Secret Garden'. ...

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1896 Westward Ho Voyages Sir Amyas Leigh Knight Charles KINGSLEY Devon Sea
1896 Westward Ho Voyages Sir Amyas Leigh Knight Charles KINGSLEY Devon Sea

Price: £195.00

A beautifully bound copy of Kingsley's classic seafaring novel. Featuring a tissue-guarded frontispiece. Contains numerous illustrated plates by Charles E. Brock. With a Christ's Hospital prize presentation label to the front...

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1896-1904 9vols The Works of H S Merriman with Illustrations
1896-1904 9vols The Works of H S Merriman with Illustrations

Price: £235.00

An attractive collection of novels by H. S. Merriman. In nine volumes. With illustrations. The set consists of: Flotsam, Velvet Glove, The Grey Lady, Tomaso's Fortune, Barlasch of the Guard, The Isle of Unrest, The Sowers, In...

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1896-1911 4vol Works of Robert Louis Stevenson Lay Morals Weir of Hermistion
1896-1911 4vol Works of Robert Louis Stevenson Lay Morals Weir of Hermistion

Price: £140.00

A collection of four uniformly bound posthumously published works by the popular Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson. Including the novel Weir of Hermiston: An Unfinished Romance (1896, first edition), the short...

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1896-1912 6v Works of ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON Calf
1896-1912 6v Works of ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON Calf

Price: £348.00

A collection of works from the fabulous Scotsman Robert Louis Stevenson in decorative Eton College presentation bindings. 1896 Weir of Hermiston. 1906 Prince Otto. 1908 An Inland Voyage. 1912 In the South Seas. 1912 New Arabian...

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1896-97 ST IVES Robert Louis STEVENSON Pall Mall FIRST
1896-97 ST IVES Robert Louis STEVENSON Pall Mall FIRST

Price: £140.00

A fabulous first edition of St Ives from the Pall Mall Magazine in a recent morocco binding. This a collection of the first printed serial appearances of St Ives extracted from Pall Mall Magazine and bound as one complete work....

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1897 25vol Complete Works Sir Walter Scott Frontispiece Plates Bayntun Fine Bind
1897 25vol Complete Works Sir Walter Scott Frontispiece Plates Bayntun Fine Bind

Price: £1,200.00

A complete set of the Victoria Edition Sir Walter Scott's novels. Illustrated with plates to frontispiece to each volume and in a fine binding by Bayntun, Bath with binder's stamp to verso of front free endpaper. In twenty-five...

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1897 25Vol Works Complete Waverley Novels Victoria Edition SIR WALTER SCOTT
1897 25Vol Works Complete Waverley Novels Victoria Edition SIR WALTER SCOTT

Price: £400.00

A set of the Waverley novels published by Adam and Charles Black.The Victoria Edition.Complete in twenty-five volumes.With a frontispiece to each volume. Titles are as follows:Volume 1- WaverleyVolume 2- Guy ManneringVolume 3- Old...

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1897 2vol Hugh Wynne Silas Weir Mitchell First Edition Paris Art Book
1897 2vol Hugh Wynne Silas Weir Mitchell First Edition Paris Art Book

Price: £295.00

The first edition of this historical novel from Silas Weir Mitchell. Including frontispieces to each volume. Silas Weir Mitchell (February 15, 1829 January 4, 1914) was an American physician and writer known for his discovery...

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1897 2vol The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club Charles Dickens Illus Andrew Lang
1897 2vol The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club Charles Dickens Illus Andrew Lang

Price: £55.00

The 'Gadshill Edition' of this popular novel by Victorian author, Charles Dickens. Printed from the author's corrected editions of 1867 and 1868. In the original publisher's cloth bindings....

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1897 4vols Collected Works of Mrs Henry Wood
1897 4vols Collected Works of Mrs Henry Wood

Price: £115.00

A collection of four novels by Mrs. Henry Wood.The set consists of Mildred Arkell, The Master of Greylands, George Canterbury's Will and Lord Oakburn's Daughters.Ellen Wood (17 January 1814 10 February 1887), was an English novelist,...

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1897 8 Vols An ENGLISH GARNER By Edward ARBER
1897 8 Vols An ENGLISH GARNER By Edward ARBER

Price: £179.99

An early eight volume set of An English Garner by Edward Arber. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. Eight volumes, complete. Edward Arber, 1836 1912, was an English academic and writer. From 1854 to 1878 he worked...

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1897 A Fountain Sealed Walter Besant Fiction First Edition
1897 A Fountain Sealed Walter Besant Fiction First Edition

Price: £29.99

A Victorian work of historical fiction about the supposed mistress of King George III. First edition. Engraved frontispiece by H. G. Burgess.

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1897 Captains Courageous a Story of the Grand Banks
1897 Captains Courageous a Story of the Grand Banks

Price: £22.00

The first edition of Rudyard Kipling's popular novel about the life of a young boy called Harvey Cheyne Jr, illustrated throughout. The first edition of this work. 'Captains Courageous' is...

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1897 Elem d'Asie J H Rosny illustrated
1897 Elem d'Asie J H Rosny illustrated

Price: £49.99

J.-H. Rosny was the pseudonym of the brothers Joseph Henri Honor Boex (18561940) and Sraphin Justin Franois Boex (18591948), both born in Brussels. Together they wrote a series of novels and short stories about natural, prehistoric...

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1897 HG Wells The Plattner Story And Others Collection First Edition
1897 HG Wells The Plattner Story And Others Collection First Edition

Price: £195.00

A first edition of H.G. Wells' The Plattner Story and Others.A collection of seventeen short stories, the volume includes works such as The Argonauts of the Air, as well as In The Abyss, and makes for an interesting early example of...

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1897 In Kedar's Tent Henry Seton Merriman First Edition Hugh Stowell Scott
1897 In Kedar's Tent Henry Seton Merriman First Edition Hugh Stowell Scott

Price: £16.99

A first edition of this novel by Hugh Stowell Scott, published under his pseudonym Henry Seton Merriman. Hugh Stowell Scott (1862 or 1863 - November 19, 1903) was an English novelist. He worked with great care, and his best books...

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1897 In Kedar's Tents Henry Seton Merriman First Ed Ex Libris Marion Terry
1897 In Kedar's Tents Henry Seton Merriman First Ed Ex Libris Marion Terry

Price: £22.00

The first edition of this novel.Written by Henry Seton Merriman, a pseudonym for Hugh Stowell Scott. With the signature of prior owner, Marion Terry to the recto of front endpaper. Marion Terry was a famous English actress who had...

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1897 Old Creole Days George W. Cable Albert Herter Illustrated
1897 Old Creole Days George W. Cable Albert Herter Illustrated

Price: £35.00

A nicely bound copy of George Cable's novel about life in New Orleans, illustrated throughout by Albert Herter. 'Old Creole Days' is a romantic story set in New Orleans, during the Antebellum...

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1897 Rattlin the Reefer by Capt. MARRYAT E.J.WHEELER
1897 Rattlin the Reefer by Capt. MARRYAT  E.J.WHEELER

Price: £24.99

A copy of the popular Rattlin the Reefer by Edward Howard, edited by Captain Frederick Marryat Bound in blue covered cloth boards with gilt lettering Author's Edition Captain Frederick Marryat (July 10, 1792 August 9, 1848) was...

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1897 Savage Club Papers Muddock Johnson Illustrated Uncommon
1897 Savage Club Papers Muddock Johnson Illustrated Uncommon

Price: £60.00

An uncommon copy of this charming anthology of fiction and poetry by members of the notable Literary Club, the 'Savage Club'. The 'Savage Club', founded in 1857, is a gentlemen's club based...

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1897 THE ARGOSY Volume 64 July-December Illus
1897 THE ARGOSY Volume 64 July-December Illus

Price: £49.99

Leather bound volume with gilt detailing to the spine. Contains: Peace With Honour by Sydney C. Grier. Illustrated by Alfred Pearse. My Lady Moon by Lady Margaret Majendie. Illustrated by Lady Jane Lindsay The Valley of the Rhone...

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1897 The Invisible Playmate and W. V. Her Book Canton Brock First Edition Uncommon Illustrated
1897 The Invisible Playmate and W. V. Her Book Canton Brock First Edition Uncommon Illustrated

Price: £27.00

A charming uncommon first edition copy of poetry and prose by the notable children's writer William Canton, written for his daughter Winifred Vida. Illustrated with two plates by the notable...

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1897 The Revolution in Tanner's Lane Mark Rutherford Hale White 3rd
1897 The Revolution in Tanner's Lane Mark Rutherford Hale White 3rd

Price: £45.00

A third edition of this novel by Hale White under the pseudonym Mark Rutherford.William Hale White, known by his pseudonym Mark Rutherford, was a British writer and civil servant who wrote many novels and worked in journalism.

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1897 The Sack of Monte Carlo Walter Frith First Edition Novel
1897 The Sack of Monte Carlo Walter Frith First Edition Novel

Price: £79.99

The scarce first edition of this adventure novel by Walter Frith. Walter Frith (1857-1941) was a barrister and author, who wrote numerous plays but only three novels.

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1897 Tween Gloamin and the Mirk by Sir Hugh Gilzean-Reid Scarce
1897 Tween Gloamin and the Mirk by Sir Hugh Gilzean-Reid Scarce

Price: £115.00

A fascinating insight into the Tales and Sketches of Scottish Life by Sir Hugh Gilzean-Reid. New issue, from the original 1894 volume. From the Prefaratory Note: "[This] was written with one definite aim - namely, to preserve and...

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1897-1898 2 vol Phroso Rupert of Hentzau Anthony Hope First edition Illustrated
1897-1898 2 vol Phroso Rupert of Hentzau Anthony Hope First edition Illustrated

Price: £30.00

A first edition collection of works from the prolific adventure writer, Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins. Illustrated frontispieces with numerous illustrations throughout by Charles dana Gibson and H. R. Miller. Rupert of Hentzau is the sequel...

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1897-1898 2Vol The Day's Work First Ed and The Light that Failed Rudyard Kipling
1897-1898 2Vol The Day's Work First Ed and The Light that Failed Rudyard Kipling

Price: £28.99

A uniformly bound set of works from prolific author, Rudyard Kipling. First edition of "The Day's Work", featuring the original publishers' advertisements, dated 15.9.98. "The Light that Failed" is the eight reprint of the first...

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1897-1907 14vol Works Of George Meredith With Frontispiece Illustrations
1897-1907 14vol Works Of George Meredith With Frontispiece Illustrations

Price: £340.00

The Works of George Meredith with frontispiece illustrations to all volumes. George Meredith (1828 - 1909) was an English novelist and poet of the Victorian era.Fourteen volumes in total, some are revised editions, all of which...

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1898 17vol Novels of William Harrison Ainsworth Historical Novels Illustrated
1898 17vol Novels of William Harrison Ainsworth Historical Novels Illustrated

Price: £350.00

An illustrated set of the novels of William Harrison Ainsworth. William Harrison Ainsworth (4 February 1805 3 January 1882) was an English historical novelist born in Manchester. His Lancashire novels cover altogether 400 years...

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1898 26Vols Lord Lytton The Novels of Lord Lytton 26 of Routledge 1898 Issue
1898 26Vols Lord Lytton The Novels of Lord Lytton 26 of Routledge 1898 Issue

Price: £300.00

26 volumes from the Routledge 1898 issue of the complete works of Lord Lytton, uniformly bound in half calf.In that year Routledge appears to have published the most recent editions as a set, adding an engraved second title page...

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1898 32vol La Comedie Humaine Honore De Balzac Limited Edition 207 of 250 Scarce
1898 32vol La Comedie Humaine Honore De Balzac Limited Edition 207 of 250 Scarce

Price: £1,100.00

A beautifully presented set of La Comdie Humaine, Honor de Balzac's multi-volume collection of interlinked novels and stories depicting French society in the period of the Restoration and the July Monarchy (18151848). The Comdie...

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1898 5vol Works of Jane Austen Northanger Abbey Persuasion Pride and Prejudice
1898 5vol Works of Jane Austen Northanger Abbey Persuasion Pride and Prejudice

Price: £1,400.00

The complete collection of Jane Austen's six major novels.Six novels, in five books. Northanger Abbey and Persuasion are in one volume.Illustrated editions of Austen's works, with plates from drawings by Hugh Thomson. Thomson...

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1898 A Stout English Bowman Chivalry Edgar Pickering Walter S Stacey Illus
1898 A Stout English Bowman Chivalry Edgar Pickering Walter S Stacey Illus

Price: £28.00

An historical novel by Edgar Pickering, illustrated throughout. Written by Edgar Pickering, the author of 'An Old-time Yarn', 'Silas Verney', 'Two Gallant Rebels' and more. With six illustrations...

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1898 Amour Etrusque Enacryos A Calbet Illus Jh Rosny Senior 1st Ed
1898 Amour Etrusque Enacryos A Calbet Illus Jh Rosny Senior 1st Ed

Price: £75.00

A smart, first edition of this novel by Enacryos, adorned with illustrations by the French visual artist Antoine Calbet. In a lovely half calf binding. This work was written by Enacryos,...

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1898 Arkansaw Bear A Tale of Fanciful Adventure 1st Ed Paine Illustrated Beck
1898 Arkansaw Bear A Tale of Fanciful Adventure 1st Ed Paine Illustrated Beck

Price: £95.00

A scarce first edition copy of Albert Bigelow Paine's charming children's tale; featuring the talking, fiddle-playing bear Horati, who brought to life with illustrations by Frank Ver Beck. ...

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1898 COMPLICATIONS SENTIMENTALES Paul Bourget IN FRENCH
1898 COMPLICATIONS SENTIMENTALES Paul Bourget IN FRENCH

Price: £99.99

A volume of short stories from the French novelist and critic, Paul Bourget, written in French. Binder's label of Auguste Fonatine to verso of front free-endpaper. Bourget's reputation as a novelist is assured in some academic...

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1898 G A Henty With Frederick The Great Twelve Illustrations Walter Paget First
1898 G A Henty With Frederick The Great Twelve Illustrations Walter Paget First

Price: £39.99

With Frederick the Great, A Story of the Seven Years War is an historical novel by G. A. Henty with twelve illustrations by Walter Paget and a map preceding first chapter. First edition George Alfred Henty (1832-1902), was...

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1898 Hard Cash A Matter Of Fact Romance By Charles Reade A New Edition
1898 Hard Cash A Matter Of Fact Romance By Charles Reade A New Edition

Price: £34.99

Hard Cash by Charles Reade (originally published as Very Hard Cash in (1863), in which he highlighted the abuses of private lunatic asylums. A new edition. Preface to front by the author is dated 1868. Charles Reade (1814 - 1884)...

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1898 Jess Henry Rider Haggard African Adventure Novel
1898 Jess Henry Rider Haggard African Adventure Novel

Price: £29.99

An early reprint of this H. Rider Haggard novel set in Africa. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates. Sir Henry Rider Haggard, KBE (22 June 1856 14 May 1925) was an English writer of adventure novels set in exotic locations,...

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1898 Key of the Holy House by Alfred Lee First Edition
1898 Key of the Holy House by Alfred Lee First Edition

Price: £47.99

The scarce first edition in the original pictorial cloth binding. Direct from the Widdrington library at Newton Hall, the 18th century country house and estate in Northumberland, with a pencil shelfmark to the front free-endpaper....

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1898 Lifes Little Ironies Few Crusted Characters Thomas Hardy Illustrated Scarce
1898 Lifes Little Ironies Few Crusted Characters Thomas Hardy Illustrated Scarce

Price: £125.00

An attractive, art nouveau copy of this short story collection by Thomas Hardy. Containing a collection of eight short stories. With an etched frontispiece titled 'A View in "Melchester"' by H. Macbeth-Rathburn, and a map...

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1898 March LONDON Tyler WAT Peasants REVOLT HENTY Illustrated FIRST Adventure
1898 March LONDON Tyler WAT Peasants REVOLT HENTY Illustrated FIRST Adventure

Price: £135.00

A first edition and illustrated copy of Henty's adventure story based on the 1381 Peasants' Revolt. First Edition. Featuring an illustrated frontispiece. Contains eight illustrated plates. With a bookseller's label for Neugent's,...

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1898 Myths of Hellas or Greek Tales Witt Younghusband Sidgwick Frontis
1898 Myths of Hellas or Greek Tales Witt Younghusband Sidgwick Frontis

Price: £60.00

A collection of tales and myths about Greek gods and heroes, translated into English by Frances Younghusband, illustrated with a frontispiece. 'Myths of Hellas' is a collection of legend about...

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1898 NOVEL Vicar of Wakefield by O. GOLDSMITH Illus.
1898 NOVEL Vicar of Wakefield by O. GOLDSMITH Illus.

Price: £29.99

An illustrated, late nineteenth century edition of Goldsmith's satire on the sentimental novel. Bound in half crushed morocco leather, with vellum-covered boards. Includes a decorative title page in colour, with tissue...

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1898 Paris by Emile Zola Translated by Ernest Alfred Vizetelly Second Edition
1898 Paris by Emile Zola Translated by Ernest Alfred Vizetelly Second Edition

Price: £20.00

The third book in Emile Zola's 'Trilogy of the Three Cities', about the doubting Catholic Priest, Abbe Pierre Froment. Second edition. Zola was nominated for the first and second Nobel Prize in Literature in 1901 and 1902.

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1898 Rufus Hickman St Botolph's Moncrieff Presentation HSH Edward Saxe Weimar
1898 Rufus Hickman St Botolph's  Moncrieff Presentation HSH Edward Saxe Weimar

Price: £295.00

A presentation copy of this collection of short stories by Lord Moncrieff. Signed, 'To H. S. H. Princess Edward of Saxe-Weimar from the author, October 1899'. On 27 November 1851 Prince William Augustus Edward of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach...

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1898 Rupert of Hentzau Anthony Hope First Edition First Issue Illustrated Novel
1898 Rupert of Hentzau Anthony Hope First Edition First Issue Illustrated Novel

Price: £48.00

Anthony Hope's sequel to The Prisoner of Zenda. Illustrated, with eight black and white plates.Direct from the library of the late Hugh Selbourne MD (1906-1973) a noted book collector and diarist. First edition, first issue, with...

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1898 Simon Dale Anthony Hope Illustrated by W St J Harper Nell Gwyn
1898 Simon Dale Anthony Hope Illustrated by W St J Harper Nell Gwyn

Price: £14.99

An historical novel featuring Charles II's mistress Nell Gwyn by Anthony Hope. Third edition. Illustrated throughout by W. St. J. Harper. With forty-page publisher's adverts to the rear. Bookplate of Richard Chamberlain to...

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1898 St Ives Adventures of A French Prisoner First Edition Louis Stevenson
1898 St Ives Adventures of A French Prisoner First Edition Louis Stevenson

Price: £59.99

A first edition of this novel by popular author Robert Louis Stevenson. St. Ives: Being The Adventures of a French Prisoner in England (1897) is an unfinished novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. It was completed in 1898 by Arthur Quiller-Couch. The...

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1898 Sylvie and Bruno Lewis Carroll Peoples Edition Harry Furniss Illustrated
1898 Sylvie and Bruno Lewis Carroll Peoples Edition Harry Furniss Illustrated

Price: £75.00

A tale regarding the fairy siblings, Sylvie and Bruno. Illustrated throughout, with designs by Harry Furniss. The 'People's Edition' from Macmillan and Co, three years after the first edition....

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1898 The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Conan Doyle Sidney Paget Fifth Ed
1898 The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Conan Doyle Sidney Paget Fifth Ed

Price: £175.00

A fifth edition copy of A Conan Doyle's selection of short stories 'The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes'. Fifth edition. Volume contains the short stories: The Adventure of a Scandal in Bohemia,...

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1898 The Changeling Walter Besant English Novel FIRST Edition
1898 The Changeling Walter Besant English Novel FIRST Edition

Price: £39.99

A first edition of Besant's late Victorian novel. First Edition.

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1898 The Deserted Village a Poem by Oliver Goldmsith Illustrated HL Richardson
1898 The Deserted Village a Poem by Oliver Goldmsith Illustrated HL Richardson

Price: £32.00

A beautifully illustrated edition of The Deserted Village by Oliver Goldsmith.Illustrated by H. L. Richardson.Oliver Goldsmith (10 November 1730 4 April 1774) was an Irish novelist, playwright and poet, who is best known for his novel...

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1898 The Heart of Midlothian Sir Walter Scott Illustrated Prize Binding
1898 The Heart of Midlothian Sir Walter Scott Illustrated Prize Binding

Price: £45.00

A smartly-bound copy of this historical novel from Sir Walter Scott. Illustrated throughout with nine engraved plates by William Hole.

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1898 The History of Henry Esmond William Makepeace Thackeray Colour Illustration
1898 The History of Henry Esmond William Makepeace Thackeray Colour Illustration

Price: £49.00

A colour illustrated example of the Victorian historical fiction. With twelve coloured illustrations by Francis.D.Bedford.This work of historical fiction is set against the backdrop of the late 17th and early 18th century...

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1898 The Hope of the Katzekopes a Fairy Tale Reverend Paget Illustrated
1898 The Hope of the Katzekopes a Fairy Tale Reverend Paget Illustrated

Price: £50.00

A charming fairy tale by the Reverend Paget, warning children against selfishness. 'The Hope of the Katzekopes' was written by Reverend Paget with the intention of guiding young minds towards...

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1898 The Novels of the Sisters Bronte
1898 The Novels of the Sisters Bronte

Price: £550.00

A collection of the complete novels by the influential Bronte sisters, including their most popular novels, 'Jane Eyre', and 'Wuthering Heights'. Complete in twelve volumes. The Thornton edition....

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1898 The Pilgrim's Progress John Bunyan H R Haweis Illustated Rhead
1898 The Pilgrim's Progress John Bunyan H R Haweis Illustated Rhead

Price: £125.00

A lavishly illustrated edition of Bunyan's famous allegorical tale. With an introduction by the Rev. H. R. Haweis. Reverend Hugh Reginald Haweis (April 3, 1838 January 29, 1901) was an English cleric and writer. Embellished...

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1898 The Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier edited by W Garrett Horder
1898 The Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier edited by W Garrett Horder

Price: £140.00

A beautifully bound edition of the poetry by John Greenleaf Whittier.With Notes, Index of First Lines and Chronological List edited by W. Garrett Horder.Complete Edition.

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1898 William Clark Russell Romance Of A Midshipman First English Edition
1898 William Clark Russell Romance Of A Midshipman First English Edition

Price: £39.99

Romance Of A Midshipman is a novel by William Clark Russell. First English edition. William Clark Russell (1844 - 1911) was an English writer best known for his nautical novels. At the age of 13 Russell joined the Merchant Navy,...

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1898-1899 3 vols Miquette La Paix Des Champs Monsieur De Folleuil Gyp Justice
1898-1899 3 vols Miquette La Paix Des Champs Monsieur De Folleuil Gyp Justice

Price: £59.99

A scarce three volume collection of novels by one of the most provocative French figures of the fin-de-siecle. Sibylle Aime Marie-Antoinette Gabrielle de Riquetti de Mirabeau, Comtesse de Martel de Janville was a French writer...

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1898-1899 9 Vol The Works of G. J. Whyte-Melville Illustrated Limited Edition
1898-1899 9 Vol The Works of G. J. Whyte-Melville Illustrated Limited Edition

Price: £220.00

A uniformly bound collection of works from Scottish novelist of the sporting-field and a poet, George John Whyte-Melville. Limited edition, limited to one-thousand and fifty copies, printed in Edinburgh by Morrison and Gibb...

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1898-1912 10vol The Bibelot Reprints Poetry and Prose for Booklovers Illustrated
1898-1912 10vol The Bibelot Reprints Poetry and Prose for Booklovers Illustrated

Price: £150.00

A collection of volumes of the yearly literary anthology The Bibelot. The Bibelot was a yearly literary anthology published by Thomas Bird Mosher between 1895 and 1914. It featured the lesser known works of writers such...

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1898-1914 11Vol Thackeray Collection of Novels Including Vanity Fair Illustrated
1898-1914 11Vol Thackeray Collection of Novels Including Vanity Fair Illustrated

Price: £150.00

An eleven volume collection of the famous works of William Makepeace ThackerayEleven volumes of an original thirteen volume set but published seperately and this collection seem to have been assmebled later.Containing: Barry Lyndon...

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1898-99 2 Vols Pierre Loti Reflets Sur La Sombre Route Matelot
1898-99 2 Vols Pierre Loti Reflets Sur La Sombre Route Matelot

Price: £55.00

Two works of fiction from French author Pierre Loti in quarter-calf bindings, Matelot and Reflets Sur La Sombre Route.Pierre Loti (1850 1923) was a French novelist and naval officer.Contemporary critic Edmund Grosse described Loti...

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1898-c1902 Henri Lavedan 2 Vols Les Beaux Dimanches La Marquis de Priola
1898-c1902 Henri Lavedan 2 Vols Les Beaux Dimanches La Marquis de Priola

Price: £34.00

Two dramatic works by French playright Henri Lavedan, La Marquis de Priola and Les Beaux Dimanches.Henri Leon Emile Lavedan (1859 - 1940), French dramatist and man of letters, was born at Orleans, the son of Hubert Leon Lavedan, a...

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1899 2vols The Drums of the Fore and Aft Without Benefit of Clergy R Kipling
1899 2vols The Drums of the Fore and Aft Without Benefit of Clergy R Kipling

Price: £110.00

A lovely two volume set of the work of Rudyard Kipling, both first U.S. editions. This set features two fictional works by Kipling, 'Without The Benefit of Clergy' and 'The Drums of Fore and...

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1899 3Vols Charles Kingsley Hypatia Alton Locke Westward Ho Novels Collection
1899 3Vols Charles Kingsley Hypatia Alton Locke Westward Ho Novels Collection

Price: £100.00

An uncommon decorative three volume set of six works by Charles Kingsley.Kingsley was a notable Church of England Priest, as well as a professor, historian and novelist. Often controversial, his works reflect a deep-seated distrust...

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1899 Alfgar the Dane Augustine David Crake Truslove and Hanson Binding
1899 Alfgar the Dane Augustine David Crake Truslove and Hanson Binding

Price: £110.00

A lovely copy of Augustine David Crake's historical novel 'Alfgar the Dane'; in an attractive signed 'Truslove and Hanson' full calf binding, with marbled endpapers and textblock. This work...

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1899 Anthony Hope Simon Dale Victorian Novelist Playwright Ruritania Fictional
1899 Anthony Hope Simon Dale Victorian Novelist Playwright Ruritania Fictional

Price: £23.00

A scarce Nineteenth Century fourth edition of Anthony Hope's Simon Dale.An English novelist and playwright, Hope was a prolific author of adventure novels, and is now primarily known for his books The Prisoner of Zenda and Robert of...

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1899 Barrack Room Ballads and Other Verses by Rudyard Kipling
1899 Barrack Room Ballads and Other Verses by Rudyard Kipling

Price: £120.00

A collection of ballads and poems by Rudyard Kipling.Fifteenth edition.Joseph Rudyard Kipling (30 December 1865 18 January 1936) was an English short-story writer, poet, and novelist. He is chiefly remembered for his tales and poems...

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1899 Bearers of the Burden Being Stories of Land and Sea by Major W P Drury
1899 Bearers of the Burden Being Stories of Land and Sea by Major W P Drury

Price: £34.00

A copy of this novel by Major Walter Price Drury.Lieutenant-Colonel William Price Drury CBE (8 November 186121 January 1949) was a Royal Marine Light Infantry officer, novelist, playwright, and Mayor of Saltash from 1929 to 1931.The...

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1899 Charles Reade Peg Woffington Austin Dobson Illustrated
1899 Charles Reade Peg Woffington Austin Dobson Illustrated

Price: £34.00

An attractively illustrated edition of Peg Woffington from Charles Reade. With many vignette engravings throughout by Hugh Thomson.

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1899 Charles Reade Peg Woffington Illustrated By Hugh Thomson Gilt Titles
1899 Charles Reade Peg Woffington Illustrated By Hugh Thomson Gilt Titles

Price: £95.00

An illustrated edition of the novel by Charles Reade inspired by the famous 18th century Irish actress Peg Woffington.The work was first published in 1853. Reade based it on the popular stage play Masks and Faces, which he had co-written...

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1899 Douze Histoires Par Marie Guerrier De Haupt French Anthology Illustrated
1899 Douze Histoires Par Marie Guerrier De Haupt French Anthology Illustrated

Price: £40.00

An anthological work of twelve stories. In the beautiful original cloth binding with gorgeous pictorial front board.Written by Marie Guerrier de Haupt.In the original French.With several full page illustrations throughout.

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1899 Dross Henry Seton Merriman Hugh Stowell Scott First American Edition
1899 Dross Henry Seton Merriman Hugh Stowell Scott First American Edition

Price: £19.99

The first American edition of this novel by Henry Seton Merriman (the pseudonym of  Hugh Stowell Scott). Illustrated throughout with numerous plates.

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1899 Fisherman's Luck Henry van Dyke Illustrated Miscellaneous Essays
1899 Fisherman's Luck Henry van Dyke Illustrated Miscellaneous Essays

Price: £29.99

A collection of essays on numerous topics from Henry van Dyke. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates.Including titles such as Fisherman's Luck, Talkability, A Norwegian Honeymoon and many others.

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1899 More by Max Beerbohm First Edition
1899 More by Max Beerbohm First Edition

Price: £99.99

A first edition of More by Max Beerbohm. A collection of essays on various subjects including royalty, actors, Madame Tussaud's, Ouida and the Case of Prometheus. Sir Henry Maximilian "Max" Beerbohm (24 August 1872 20 May 1956)...

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1899 Orientations William Somerset Maugham First Edition Uncommon
1899 Orientations William Somerset Maugham First Edition Uncommon

Price: £300.00

A uncommon first edition copy of this work 'Orientations' by William Somerset Maugham. First edition. In the publisher's original cloth binding. Written by William Somerset Maugham the...

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1899 Peg Woffington Charles Reade Illustrated by Hugh Thomson Austin Dobson
1899 Peg Woffington Charles Reade Illustrated by Hugh Thomson Austin Dobson

Price: £59.99

A lavishly illustrated edition of Peg Woffington by Charles Reade. With an introduction by Austin Dobson. Illustrated throughout by Hugh Thomson.

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1899 Peg Woffington Charles Reade Signed Letter Austin Dobson Illustrated
1899 Peg Woffington Charles Reade Signed Letter Austin Dobson Illustrated

Price: £375.00

An attractively illustrated edition of Peg Woffington from Charles Reade. With many vignette engravings throughout by Hugh Thomson. Including a signed letter from Charles Reade tipped into the front pastedown. Including original...

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1899 Reign of the Princess Naska by Amelia Stirling 1st
1899 Reign of the Princess Naska by Amelia Stirling 1st

Price: £89.99

A scarce first editon of this delighful fantastical tale with numerous in-text illustrations. Bound in cloth with pictorial decoration and gilt lettering. The cover design is by Talwin Morris With drawings by Paul Hardy. With...

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1899 Stalky & Co
1899 Stalky & Co

Price: £47.00

The first edition of Rudyard Kipling's collection of short stories set within British boarding schools, 'Stalky & Co'. The first edition of his work. A collection of short stories set in...

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1899 Swallow By H Rider Haggard Illustrated By Maurice Greiffenhagen First Ed
1899 Swallow By H Rider Haggard Illustrated By Maurice Greiffenhagen First Ed

Price: £125.00

A first edition of Swallow: A Tale of the Great Trek by H. Rider Haggard. Illustrated with eight plates by Maurice Greiffenhagen. Sir Henry Rider Haggard, KBE (1856 - 1925) was an English writer of adventure novels set in exotic...

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1899 Sylvie and Bruno Lewis Carroll Illustrated Harry Furniss
1899 Sylvie and Bruno Lewis Carroll Illustrated Harry Furniss

Price: £60.00

A beautifully illustrated edition of 'Sylvie and Bruno' by Lewis Carroll, with illustrations by Harry Furniss A illustrated copy of Lewis Carroll's 'Sylvie and Bruno'. The novel has two plot...

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1899 The Kings Mirror by Anthony Hope Fiction First Edition Uncommon
1899 The Kings Mirror by Anthony Hope Fiction First Edition Uncommon

Price: £14.99

The first edition of this novel by Anthony Hope. Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins, better known as Anthony Hope (1863 1933), was a prolific English novelist and playwright, now best remembered for The Prisoner of Zenda (1894) and...

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1899 The Last Ballad and Other Poems by John Davidson First Edition
1899 The Last Ballad and Other Poems by John Davidson First Edition

Price: £42.00

A collection of poetry by John Davidson.John Davidson (11 April 1857 23 March 1909) was a Scottish poet, playwright and novelist, best known for his ballads. He also did translations from French and German. In 1909, financial difficulties,...

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1899 The Last Boer War H. Rider Haggard First Edition Original Pictorial Wraps
1899 The Last Boer War H. Rider Haggard First Edition Original Pictorial Wraps

Price: £99.99

A fictional work from prolific author, H. Rider Haggard. First edition. In its original publishers' paper wraps.

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1899 The Mess Deck W F Shannon Novel
1899 The Mess Deck W F Shannon Novel

Price: £44.99

A naval novel from William Fry Shannon. With a vignette title page.

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1899 The Orange Girl Walter Besant Second Edition Scarce Besant's Own Copy
1899 The Orange Girl Walter Besant Second Edition Scarce Besant's Own Copy

Price: £1,995.00

An early illustrated copy of this novel by Walter Besant. Second edition (publisher's adverts dated June 1899). Walter Besant (14 August 1836 9 June 1901), was a novelist and historian who lived largely in London. Illustrated...

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1899 The Progress of Pauline Kessler Frederic Carrel Scarce First Edition Novel
1899 The Progress of Pauline Kessler Frederic Carrel Scarce First Edition Novel

Price: £49.99

A scarce first edition of this novel by Frederic Carrel. Carrel also wrote The City, The Adventures of John Johns, and many more. Bookplate of Easton Neston Library to front pastedown.

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1899 The Water Babies Charles Kingsley Deighton Binding Illustrated
1899 The Water Babies Charles Kingsley Deighton Binding Illustrated

Price: £115.00

A smartly-bound copy of Charles Kingsley's classic children's story, The Water-Babies. Illustrated throughout with many engraved vignettes. Bound by Deighton (binder's ink stamp to verso of front free-endpaper).

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1899 Tragic Romances Volume Three Fiona Macleod Sin-Eater Dan-Nan-Ron
1899 Tragic Romances Volume Three Fiona Macleod Sin-Eater Dan-Nan-Ron

Price: £49.99

An uncommon collection of short stories by William Sharp, under his pseudonym, Fiona Macleod. A re-issue, rearranged with additional tales. Including Morag of the Glen, The Dan-Nan-Ron, The Ninth Wave and many others.

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1899-1900 2Vol Anthony Hope Kings Mirror Quisante Adventure First Edition Set
1899-1900 2Vol Anthony Hope Kings Mirror Quisante Adventure First Edition Set

Price: £35.00

A two volume set of first editions from Anthony Hope.Featuring his novels The King's Mirror and Quisante, the works here are from a time when Hope's popularity had skyrocketed with the release of Simon Dale in 1898 and he was elected...

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1899-1900 A Tuer Old Fashioned Chrildrens Books Illustrated First Ed
1899-1900 A Tuer Old Fashioned Chrildrens Books Illustrated First Ed

Price: £30.00

A profusely illustrated copy of Old-Fashioned Children's BooksFirst Edition.Andrew White Tuer (18381900) was a British publisher, writer and printer.Illustrated with 250 examples of children's book illustrations, one of which...

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1899-1909 8Vol Works of Rodolphe Topffer Voyages en Zig Zag in French
1899-1909 8Vol Works of Rodolphe Topffer Voyages en Zig Zag in French

Price: £800.00

An eight volume set of the works of Rodolphe Topffer.The Complete Works as issued by Garnier Freres.Illustrated  after the original drawings of Topffer.Volumes are:Reflexions et Menus ProposNouvelles GenevoisesPremier Voyages...

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1899-1926 2Vols Rudyard Kipling Stalky Debits Credits Collection First Editions
1899-1926 2Vols Rudyard Kipling Stalky Debits Credits Collection First Editions

Price: £90.00

A two volume set of Rudyard Kipling first editions.Comprising of Stalky and Co. as well as Debits and Credits, the works here show the breadth of Kipling's abilities, with the former book a novel and the latter a collection of short...

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1900 11vol Novels Disraeli Bulwer Lytton Eliot Kingsley Scarlet Letter Uniform Cloth Binding
1900 11vol Novels Disraeli Bulwer Lytton Eliot Kingsley Scarlet Letter Uniform Cloth Binding

Price: £240.00

A handsome eleven volume set of works, in a decorative cloth binding designed by prolific artist Talwin Morris. A handsomely bound set 11 volume set, featuring numerous popular and cultural...

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1900 3Vol Poetical Collection Alfred Austin Illustrated Riviere & Son Binding
1900 3Vol Poetical Collection Alfred Austin Illustrated Riviere & Son Binding

Price: £160.00

A charming collection of poetical works from Alfred Austin, smartly bound in Rivere and Son bindings. The collection includes; Lamia's Winter-Quarters, being the third thousand printed from the first edition, published 1898. The...

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1900 A Master Of Craft William Wymark Jacobs Illustrated Plates FIRST Edition
1900 A Master Of Craft William Wymark Jacobs Illustrated Plates FIRST Edition

Price: £34.99

A first edition and nicely illustrated copy of Jacobs' novel. First Edition. Featuring 12 illustrated plates, including a frontispiece. With a publisher's catalogue to the rear.

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1900 An Englishwoman's Love Letters First Edition Laurence Houseman Fiction
1900 An Englishwoman's Love Letters First Edition Laurence Houseman Fiction

Price: £30.00

An epistolary romance novel originally published anonymously, by Laurence Housman.First edition, with no author attributed to title page. Bound with half-titles.An Englishwoman's Love Letters caused scandal at its time of publication....

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1900 Cunning Murrell By Arthur Morrison Scarce First Edition
1900 Cunning Murrell By Arthur Morrison Scarce First Edition

Price: £150.00

A relatively scarce edition of Cunning Murrell, a novel by Arthur Morrison with a dedication to John Louis Wimbush to front and publisher's catalogue to rear. First edition. Arthur George Morrison (1863 - 1945) was an English...

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1900 Daniel DE FOE Captain Singleton + Colonel Jack
1900 Daniel DE FOE Captain Singleton + Colonel Jack

Price: £24.99

Maroon cloth binding with half title page.  This is volume I of The Works of Daniel de Foe! Daniel Defoe (1660 [] April 24-26, 1731) was an English writer, journalist and spy, who gained enduring fame for his novel Robinson...

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1900 EBEN HOLDEN Irving Bacheller FICTION Novel
1900 EBEN HOLDEN Irving Bacheller FICTION Novel

Price: £29.99

A nice clean copy in publisher's full red cloth binding with gilt titles to the spine and the front board.  Printed the same year as the first. Addison Irving Bacheller (September 26, 1859 February 24, 1950) was an American...

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1900 Frank Harris Montes Matador Other Stories Novel Anthology First Edition
1900 Frank Harris Montes Matador Other Stories Novel Anthology First Edition

Price: £44.00

A first edition of Frank Harris' Montes the Matador and Other Stories.An early work of Harris', he was best known for his flamboyant lifetstyle, editorship of various notable Victorian publications and his memoir My Life and Loves....

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1900 Havelok the Dane Legend of Old Grimsby Charles W Whistler Illustrated
1900 Havelok the Dane Legend of Old Grimsby Charles W Whistler Illustrated

Price: £23.99

A first edition of this historical novel by Charles W. Whistler. With six illustrations by W. H. Margetson.

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1900 Joan of the Sword Hand S. R. Crockett Illustrated First Edition
1900 Joan of the Sword Hand S. R. Crockett Illustrated First Edition

Price: £19.99

A first edition of this fictional work from Scottish author, Samuel Rutherford Crockett. Featuring several plates . With the success of J. M. Barrie and the Kailyard school of sentimental, homey writing had created...

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1900 le Bonheur de Christiane Jean Rameau Hydropathes Spiritual Son Victor Hugo
1900 le Bonheur de Christiane Jean Rameau Hydropathes Spiritual Son Victor Hugo

Price: £34.00

A scarce edition of Rameau's novel detailing the life of doctor Hubert Duplessis.   Jean Rameau was a Frecnh novel, poet and member of the parisien literay club 'The Hydropathes' ran by Emile Goudeau. He produced...

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1900 Penelope's English Experiences by Kate D Wiggin First Thus Illustrated
1900 Penelope's English Experiences by Kate D Wiggin First Thus Illustrated

Price: £44.99

A very attractive copy of Kate Douglas Wiggin's stories of the adventurous Penelope. Wiggin (1856 1923) was an American educator and author of children's stories, most notably the classic children's novel Rebecca of Sunnybrook...

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1900 Penelope's English Experiences by Kate D Wiggin Illustrated First Thus
1900 Penelope's English Experiences by Kate D Wiggin Illustrated First Thus

Price: £37.99

A lovely volume of Kate Douglas Wiggin's Penelope stories. Wiggin (1856 1923) was an American educator and author of children's stories, most notably the classic children's novel Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm. She started the...

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1900 Penelope's Experiences in Scotland by Kate Douglas Wiggin First Edition
1900 Penelope's Experiences in Scotland by Kate Douglas Wiggin First Edition

Price: £45.00

A first edition of Penelope's Experiences in Scotland by Kate Douglas Wiggin.Illustrated by Charles E. Brock.Kate Douglas Wiggin (September 28, 1856 August 24, 1923) was an American educator and author of children's stories, most...

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1900 Sunday Reading for Children by Various Illustrated First Edition Fiction
1900 Sunday Reading for Children by Various Illustrated First Edition Fiction

Price: £29.99

A charming first edition of this collection of children's stories and poetry. With beautiful illustrations by Gordon Browne, A. G. Walker, W. H. C. Groome, Helen Miles, G. W. Rhead, Charles Robinson &c. With a list of popular...

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1900 The Alabaster Box by Walter Besant Fiction First Edition Novel Scarce
1900 The Alabaster Box by Walter Besant Fiction First Edition Novel Scarce

Price: £69.99

The Alabaster Box, one of Walter Besant's final novels before his death in 1901. First edition.

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1900 The Infidel a Story of the Great Revival M. E. Braddon First Edition
1900 The Infidel a Story of the Great Revival M. E. Braddon First Edition

Price: £140.00

The first UK edition of this fictional work from Victorian popular novelist, Mary Elizabeth Braddon. Braddon was an extremely prolific writer, producing more than 80 novels with very inventive plots. Braddon also founded Belgravia...

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1900 The Isle of Unrest Henry Seton Merriman Illustrated First Edition
1900 The Isle of Unrest Henry Seton Merriman Illustrated First Edition

Price: £29.99

A first edition of this novel by Hugh Stowell Scott, published under his pseudonym Henry Seton Merriman. First edition, second impression. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates.

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1900 The MASTER CHRISTIAN by Marie Corelli
1900 The MASTER CHRISTIAN by Marie Corelli

Price: £14.99

Red cloth binding with gilt embossed detail to spine and front board with half title page!Marie Corelli (May 1, 1855 - April 21, 1924), was a British novelist.Born Mary Mackay in London, she was the illegitimate daughter of a well...

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1900 The Poetical Works of Elizabeth Barrett Browning With a Portrait
1900 The Poetical Works of Elizabeth Barrett Browning With a Portrait

Price: £24.00

A collection of the poetry of Elizabeth Barrett Browning.With a Portrait.Elizabeth Barrett Browning (6 March 1806 29 June 1861) was one of the most prominent English poets of the Victorian era. Her poetry was widely popular in both...

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1900-01 24vol Scott Waverley Novels Border Edition 250 Illustrations Edited Lang
1900-01 24vol Scott Waverley Novels Border Edition 250 Illustrations Edited Lang

Price: £295.00

An uncommon complete set The Large Type Border Edition of Sir Walter Scott's novels,with two hundred and fifty illustrations throughout taken from the paintings of artists such as Millais. In twenty four volumes, complete. Edited...

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1900-01 25vol The Works of Sir Walter Scott Illustrated Presentation Box
1900-01 25vol The Works of Sir Walter Scott Illustrated Presentation Box

Price: £350.00

An unusual collection of the Waverly novels by Sir Walter Scott, illustrated with a frontispiece to each volume, held in a presentation box. Complete in twenty-five volumes. Held in a straight...

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1900-19 3vol Selected Novels of W W Jacobs First Editions
1900-19 3vol Selected Novels of W W Jacobs First Editions

Price: £53.00

A collection of the nautical and adventure novels of W. W. Jacobs. Including:Deep Waters (undated first edition, 1919)A Master of Craft (1900, first edition)Salthaven (1908, first edition)Illustrated with plates by Will Owen.William...

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1900-1903 24 Vol The Works Of Theophile Gautier Professor F C De Sumichrast
1900-1903 24 Vol The Works Of Theophile Gautier Professor F C De Sumichrast

Price: £395.00

A comprehensive collection, and limited edition, of Gautier's works, illustrated with plates. Limited Edition. The set was limited for sale in America to only 1000 copies. This collection appears to have been originally published...

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1900-1906 5Vol Works by Richard Jefferies The Silver Library Collection
1900-1906 5Vol Works by Richard Jefferies The Silver Library Collection

Price: £225.00

A scarce collection of works from renowned English nature writer in both novels and fiction, John Richard Jefferies. With the collection comprising of: Wood Magic a Fable, being the third impression of the first Silver Library...

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1900-6 7vols BRONTE Sisters Works JANE EYRE Shirley etc
1900-6 7vols BRONTE Sisters Works JANE EYRE Shirley etc

Price: £582.00

Seven hardbound volumes in green cloth covered boards with gilt titles to the spine and gilt embossed initials to the front boards, with eleven illustrations each in Volumes I-V, eight in Volume VI and seventeen in Volume VII. The...

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1900-9 3vol Novels by F Marion Crawford White Sister Marietta Palace of the King
1900-9 3vol Novels by F Marion Crawford White Sister Marietta Palace of the King

Price: £48.00

A collection of three novels by Marion Crawford. Containing:In the Palace of the King (1900)Marietta A Maid of Venice (1901, first UK edition)The White Sister (1909, tenth impression)Francis Marion Crawford (August 2, 1854 April 9,...

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1901 A Gentleman of France Being the Memoirs of Gaston de Bonne Sieur de Marsac
1901 A Gentleman of France Being the Memoirs of Gaston de Bonne Sieur de Marsac

Price: £45.00

A new impression of Stanley J Weyman's novel.In a prize Fazakerley binding for The Hulme Grammar School.With an illustrated frontispiece and vignette title page.Stanley J Weyman was an English novelist. He was sometimes referred to...

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1901 A Kentucky Cardinal and Aftermath Allen Thomson Limited Edition Illustrated
1901 A Kentucky Cardinal and Aftermath Allen Thomson Limited Edition Illustrated

Price: £70.00

A limited edition, copiously illustrated copy of these two works by James Lane Allen: 'A Kentucky Cardinal' and 'Aftermath'. James Lane Allen was an American novelist and short story writer...

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1901 A Kentucky Cardinal and Aftermath James Lane Allen Hugh Thomson Illustrated
1901 A Kentucky Cardinal and Aftermath James Lane Allen Hugh Thomson Illustrated

Price: £67.00

A nicely bound copy of James Lane Allen's novel.A Kentucky Carnival is a work heavily influenced by Allen's childhood experiences. Allen spent his youth in Lexington during the Antebellum era, the American Civil War and the Reconstruction...

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1901 A Kentucky Cardinal and Aftermath James Lane Allen Illustrated American
1901 A Kentucky Cardinal and Aftermath James Lane Allen Illustrated American

Price: £50.00

Two novels by James Lane Allen.Illustrated throughout from drawings by Hugh Thomson.A new edition of this work.A Kentucky Cardinal was Allen's third novel and was the first of an entire series based on his native Kentucky. This...

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1901 A Kentucky Cardinal and Aftermath James Lane Allen Illustrated Hugh Thomson
1901 A Kentucky Cardinal and Aftermath James Lane Allen Illustrated Hugh Thomson

Price: £39.99

A beautifully decorative copy of James Lane Allen's chief work A Kentucky Cardinal and its sequel Aftermath.  Allen (1849 1925) was an American novelist and short story writer whose work often depicted the culture and dialects...

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1901 A Kentucky Cardinal James Lane Allen Illustrated Hugh Thompson
1901 A Kentucky Cardinal James Lane Allen Illustrated Hugh Thompson

Price: £68.00

A smart copy of these two short stories from James Lane Allen. Illustrated throughout with several plates and vignettes by Hugh Thomson.

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1901 James Lane Allen A Kentucky Cardinal And Aftermath Illustrated Hugh Thomson
1901 James Lane Allen A Kentucky Cardinal And Aftermath Illustrated Hugh Thomson

Price: £69.99

The first two novels of A Kentucky Cardinal series by American writer, James Lane Allen; A Kentucky Cardinal was his third novel by Allen, first published in 1894, Aftermath is the second in the series. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson. James...

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1901 Jess, King Solomon's Mines and She H. Rider Haggard Collection Bound as One
1901 Jess, King Solomon's Mines and She H. Rider Haggard Collection Bound as One

Price: £59.99

A scarce set of fictional works from H. Rider Haggard, bound as one. Containing; Jess, King Solomon's Mines, and She. King Solomon's Mines is beautifully illustrated by Walter Paget. With several contemporary advertisements to...

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1901 Kim
1901 Kim

Price: £320.00

A lovely first UK, first impression edition copy of Rudyard Kipling's 'Kim'; bound in a full cloth binding with the author's distinctive gilt stamped emblem to the front board. Kipling is best...

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1901 Light Freights W. W. Jacobs First Edition Illustrated Alex Bridge
1901 Light Freights W. W. Jacobs First Edition Illustrated Alex Bridge

Price: £40.00

A first edition copy of this charming and copiously illustrated collection of short stories by W. W. Jacobs. William Wymark Jacobs was a renowned English author of short stories and novels,...

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1901 Lysbeth A Tale of the Dutch H Rider Haggard Plates Jacomb Hood
1901 Lysbeth A Tale of the Dutch H Rider Haggard Plates Jacomb Hood

Price: £44.99

A first edition of this novel by H. Rider Haggard. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates by G. P. Jacomb Hood.

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1901 OLD MORTALITY SCOTT Illus TREE CALF fine
1901 OLD MORTALITY  SCOTT Illus TREE CALF fine

Price: £162.00

A historical novel of southern Scotland, which forms part of the 'Tales of My Landlord' subset of Scott's 'Waverley' novels, in an armorial fine binding from The Duke's School, Alnwick. Large Type Border Edition. With a bookbinder's...

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1901 Royal George by Sabine Baring-Gould Illustrated by D Murray Smith First
1901 Royal George by Sabine Baring-Gould Illustrated by D Murray Smith First

Price: £59.99

An illustrated first edition of this scarce novel by Sabine Baring-Gould. With a publisher's catalogue to rear, dated July 1901. Previous owner's ink inscription to front free endpaper.

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1901 Sant' Ilario F Marion Crawford Saracinesca Series
1901 Sant' Ilario F Marion Crawford Saracinesca Series

Price: £19.99

An early edition of this short novel set in Italy. Francis Marion Crawford (August 2, 1854 April 9, 1909) was an American writer noted for his many novels, especially those set in Italy, and for his classic weird and...

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1901 The Good Red Earth Eden Phillpotts First Edition
1901 The Good Red Earth Eden Phillpotts First Edition

Price: £39.99

A first edition of this novel from Eden Phillpotts. With a tissue-guarded frontispiece of Compton Castle. With publisher's catalogue to the rear.

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1901 The History of Sir Richard Calmady A Romance Lucas Malet Fine Binding
1901 The History of Sir Richard Calmady A Romance Lucas Malet Fine Binding

Price: £75.00

A third edition of this novel by Lucas MaletLucas Malet was the pseudonym of Mary St Leger Kingsley, a Victorian novelist and daughter of Charles Kingsley.

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1901 The Lady of the Lynn Walter Besant Illustrated
1901 The Lady of the Lynn Walter Besant Illustrated

Price: £49.99

An illustrated fictional work from author, Walter Besant. Featuring twelve illustrations by G. Demain-Hammond. With publishers' original advertisements, to the rear. 

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1901 Tristram of Blent Anthony Hope First Edition Historical Novel
1901 Tristram of Blent Anthony Hope First Edition Historical Novel

Price: £19.99

A first edition of this historical novel by prolific author Anthony Hope. Hope wrote 32 volumes of fiction over the course of his lifetime, and he had a large popular following. He went on a publicity tour of the United States...

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1901 Yule Tide Yarns G A Henty Illustrated Reissue Anthology Adventure Tales
1901 Yule Tide Yarns G A Henty Illustrated Reissue Anthology Adventure Tales

Price: £35.00

An anthology of adventure tales.Edited by G A Henty.This is a 1901 reissue of this work, dated to the title page. (Newbolt 194.3)Illustrated throughout, with forty-five illustrations.Containing a collection of stories by various authors...

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1901-09 Three Works of J M BARRIE Illustrated
1901-09 Three Works of J M BARRIE Illustrated

Price: £22.99

A collection of three works by popular British novelist J. M. Barrie. Includes: A Window in Thrums from 1908, When a Man's Single from 1909, and My Lady Nicotine from 1901. A Window in Thrums is illustrated with eight plates by...

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1901-11 3vols Three Novels by W W Jacobs with Illustrations Two are First Eds
1901-11 3vols Three Novels by W W Jacobs with Illustrations Two are First Eds

Price: £80.00

A collection of novels by W. W. Jacobs.Salthaven and Ship's Company are first editions.The set consists of: Salthaven, Many Cargoes and Ship's Company.William Wymark Jacobs (8 September 1863 1 September 1943), was an English author...

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1901-1902 15vol Works Of Charles Dickens Imperial Edition Illustrated
1901-1902 15vol Works Of Charles Dickens Imperial Edition Illustrated

Price: £185.00

A collection of the Imperial Edition of the Works of Charles Dickens, together with Charles Dickens, A Critical Study by George Gissing, all volumes illustrated by various artists. In fifteen volumes, possibly of...

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1901-1903 2vol The Velvet Glove and Barlasch of the Guard Henry Seton Merriman
1901-1903 2vol The Velvet Glove and Barlasch of the Guard Henry Seton Merriman

Price: £49.99

Two novels by Hugh Stowell Scott, under the pseudonym Henry Seton Merriman. The Velvet Glove is a first edition and Barlach of the Guard is a second edition, third impression. With publisher's catalogues to rear. Hugh Stowell...

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1901-1906 13Vol The Complete Works of William Thackeray With Presentation Box
1901-1906 13Vol The Complete Works of William Thackeray With Presentation Box

Price: £375.00

A rare boxed collection of works from prolific writer of the Victorian era, William Makepeace Thackeray. New Century Library edition. Volume one; "Vanity Fair". Volume two; "The History of Pendennis".  Volume...

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1902 13vols The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray Biographical Ediiton Illust
1902 13vols The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray Biographical Ediiton Illust

Price: £350.00

The biographical edition of William Makepeace Thackeray's works.Illustrated throughout with numerous plates and vignettes.Complete with all plates according to contents pages.Comprising of the following works: Volume I: Vanity FairVolume...

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1902 3vol Novels by G A Henty Bayonet Heart of the Rockies Aboukir and Acre
1902 3vol Novels by G A Henty Bayonet Heart of the Rockies Aboukir and Acre

Price: £59.99

Three novels from the Victorian novelist George Alfred Henty. Including At The Point of the Bayonet (1914), In The Heart of the Rockies (1922), and At Aboukir and Acre: A Story of Napoleon's Invasion of Egypt (c.1920). All dated...

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1902 3vol Oliver Wendell Holmes Professor Poet Autocrat at the Breakfast Table
1902 3vol Oliver Wendell Holmes Professor Poet Autocrat at the Breakfast Table

Price: £64.99

The most famous works of the noteworthy American poet.Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (father of the world-renowned lawyer, judge, and jurist Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.) was a medical doctor, professor, lecturer, writer, and poet. His...

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1902 4vol The History of Don Quixote of La Mancha P A Motteux Illustrated
1902 4vol The History of Don Quixote of La Mancha P A Motteux Illustrated

Price: £975.00

An attractively-bound four volume edition of one of the most well-renowned works of Spanish literature.Illustrated throughout with thirty-seven engraved tissue-guarded plates.Don Quixote is considered the most influential work...

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1902 A Free Lance in a Far Land Herbert Compton Scarce Edition
1902 A Free Lance in a Far Land Herbert Compton Scarce Edition

Price: £69.99

A scarce edition of this adventure novel by Herbert Compton. Cheap edition. One of Treherne's 'Half-Crown' novels.

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1902 Charles Reade Cloister Hearth Tale Middle Ages Historical Novel Europe
1902 Charles Reade Cloister Hearth Tale Middle Ages Historical Novel Europe

Price: £26.00

An 1902 edition of Charles Reade's The Cloister and The Hearth.Accompanied by illustrative plates and vignettes throughout, the story is set in the Fifteenth Century and revolves around the travels of a young scribe, Gerald Eliassoen,...

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1902 East Lynne Henry WOOD
1902 East Lynne Henry WOOD

Price: £39.99

This sensation novel of the victorian era presents an elaborate plot, centring on infidelity and double identities. Evolutionary for its time of publication East Lynne "highlights the shortfalls inherent to bourgeois masculinity."...

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1902 Edinburgh Robert Louis Stevenson Eighth Edition Henry Sotheran Binding
1902 Edinburgh Robert Louis Stevenson Eighth Edition Henry Sotheran Binding

Price: £120.00

A beautifully illustrated guide to Edinburgh, written by the popular Victorian novelist, poet and travel writer Robert Louis Stevenson. Stevenson was a Scottish author, best known now for his...

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1902 Emma Jane Austen Austin Dobson Introduction Hugh Thomson Fine Binding
1902 Emma Jane Austen Austin Dobson Introduction Hugh Thomson Fine Binding

Price: £850.00

A beautifully bound copy of Jane Austen's 'Emma'. This lovely morocco bound work has a repetitive gilt floral motif to the boards, and the title charmingly written to the spine. A nicely illustrated...

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1902 FICTION French Country House by A. SARTORIS Humour
1902 FICTION French Country House by A. SARTORIS Humour

Price: £125.00

Adelaide Sartoris' A Week in a French Country-House. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering. S.F. Widdrington's nameplate on front pastedown. Preface by Mrs. Raymond Ritchie. Photographic frontis, and two black and white plates by...

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1902 Flower-O'-The-Corn S. R. Crockett First Edition Scotland
1902 Flower-O'-The-Corn S. R. Crockett First Edition Scotland

Price: £24.99

A first edition of this fictional work from Scottish author, Samuel Rutherford Crockett. With the success of J. M. Barrie and the Kailyard school of sentimental, homey writing had created a demand for stories in Lowland...

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1902 Haunts of Ancient Peace Alfred Austin First Edition Illustrated Prose
1902 Haunts of Ancient Peace Alfred Austin First Edition Illustrated Prose

Price: £35.00

The first edition of this work by Alfred Austin.In a Bumpus ltd binding, as indicated to front pastedown.Illustrated throughout, with a frontispiece and nine further illustrations. Alfred Austin was an English poet who became Poet...

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1902 His Majesty Baby and Some Common People Ian Macalren Denby Binding First
1902 His Majesty Baby and Some Common People Ian Macalren Denby Binding First

Price: £70.00

An attractively bound first edition of this work by Rev John Watson.In an attractive Denny binding.Rev John Watson, known by his pen name Ian Maclaren, was a Scottish author and theologian who wrote several novels and sermons.

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