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1961 Iris Murdoch The Unicorn Uncorrected Proof Scarce
1961 Iris Murdoch The Unicorn Uncorrected Proof Scarce

Price: £75.00

This is an uncorrected proof copy of Iris Murdoch's novel The Unicorn. Iris Murdoch was an Irish-born author and philosopher best known for her novels and good and evil, sexual relationships, morality and the power of the unconscious....

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1964 MASTERPIECES of MURDER Pearson CORRECTED PROOF
1964 MASTERPIECES of MURDER Pearson CORRECTED PROOF

Price: £19.99

Publisher's black cloth binding with gilt titles to spine.  In bright purple dust jacket. Publisher's corrected proof copy. Edmund Lester Pearson (1880-1937), born in Massachusetts and educated at Harvard, worked as a librarian...

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1969 Dear and Honoured Lady DYSON + TENNYSON Proof Copy
1969 Dear and Honoured Lady DYSON + TENNYSON Proof Copy

Price: £35.99

Pink paperback with black lettering to front cover. Publisher's proof copy which was not for sale and does not include the illustrations. Complete with publisher's compliment slip and advance notice. The book describes the remarkable...

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1979 A Coat of Varnish C P Snow Uncorrected Proof Novel Fiction Macmillan Scarce
1979 A Coat of Varnish C P Snow Uncorrected Proof Novel Fiction Macmillan Scarce

Price: £28.00

An corrected proof of C.P. Snow's last novel.Snow returns to the theme of his first novel, Death Under Sail in this tale of decadence and murder.

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1998 A Sketch of the Parish of Prestbury George Osborne PROOF COPY SCARCE
1998 A Sketch of the Parish of Prestbury George Osborne PROOF COPY SCARCE

Price: £59.99

This is a scarce publishers proof copy of this observational text about Prestbury.This text intended for approval prior to binding, to the attention of Colin Tucker.Prestbury is a village in Cheshire, England. Prestbury is one of the...

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2000 Zadie Smith White Teeth Advance Reader's Edition Proof Copy First
2000 Zadie Smith White Teeth Advance Reader's Edition Proof Copy First

Price: £34.00

This is an advance reader's edition of this first novel by Zadie Smith.Released before the first US edition.Zadie Smith is a british novelist, essayist and short story writer. White Teeth is her first novel which received many awards...

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2001 Hotel World Ali Smith Uncorrected Proof Scarce
2001 Hotel World Ali Smith Uncorrected Proof Scarce

Price: £55.00

A scarce uncorrected publishers' proof copy of Ali Smith's novel.Issued prior to the book's publication in 2001.Hotel World is a postmodern novel, portraying the stages of grief in relation to the passage of time. It won both the Scottish...

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2005 ELDEST Inheritance Book Two Advance Readers Christopher Paolini Proof
2005 ELDEST Inheritance Book Two Advance Readers Christopher Paolini Proof

Price: £55.00

This is an uncommon advance proof copy of this fantasy work by Christopher Paolini.This uncorrected proof copy, published for review before the hardback trade version, is the second in Paolini's fantasy series The Inheritance...

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