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Doyle, Roddy: The Woman Who Walked Into Doors. London: Jonathan Cape, 1996. First edition, author signed. 8vo., pp. [viii], 226. Internally clean. red cloth, gilt title to spine, near fine. Autographed to title-page. Doyle's fifth novel. A sequel, Paula Spencer, followed 10 years later.   Ref: 51481 
£30
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Ellroy, James: Hollywood Nocturnes. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. First edition. 8vo., pp. [viii], 229, [i]. Quarter black cloth, black boards, white-lettered spine. Top edge a little dusty, near fine. Autograph to title-page. Published in the UK as Dick Contino's Blues and Other Stories. This copy a first edition, signed by Ellroy to the title-page.   Ref: 50462 
£25
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Findley, Timothy: Not Wanted On the Voyage. London: Macmillan, 1985. First UK edition. 8vo., pp. [viii], 352. Toned towards page edges. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Top edge a little dusty, very good indeed. Small inititals, 'ESG', to f.f.e.p.. First UK edition of Findley's fifth novel.   Ref: 50466 
£20
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Halliday, Dorothy (pseud.) [Dunnett, Dorothy] : Dolly and the Cookie Bird. London: Cassell, 1970. First edition. 8vo., pp.[iv], 197, [i]. Clean and bright within. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. Slightly cocked, faint whitish stain to rear board, a little dusty, good. Bookplate of Karen and Michael Keble-White to front pastedown. Dorothy Halliday is in fact Scottish historical novelist Dorothy Dunnett (1923-2001) writing a series of mystery novels (known as the Johnson Johnson series) under her maiden name. Dolly and the Cookie Bird was later retitled Ibiza Surprise, and was the second Johnson Johnson novel to be published.   Ref: 49507 
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Harris, Robert: Imperium. A Novel. London: Hutchinson, 2006. First edition. 8vo., pp. [x], 403, [iii]. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. A little dust to top edge, very good indeed.   Ref: 51649 
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Harris, Robert: Pompeii. A Novel. London: Hutchinson, 2003. First edition, author signed. 8vo., pp. [x], 341, [i]. Black cloth, gilt title to spine, near fine. Author signature to title-page.   Ref: 51650 
£30
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Hill, Lorna: No Castanets at the Wells. A Junior Novel. London: Evans Brothers, 1953. First edition. 8vo., pp.192. Crimson cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated endpapers. A little cocked, some slight patches of toning to endpapers but still very good overall. The fourth of Lorna Hill's Sadler's Wells-set 'Veronica' books.   Ref: 51648 
£20
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Horwood, William: Hyddenworld: Spring. London: MacMillan: 2010. Limited edition proof copy, author signed. 8vo., pp. viii, 502. Paperback, green wrappers with gilt emblem to upper wrapper. Upper joint a bit creased, light shelf-wear but still very good. First of the Hyddenworld quartet. Number 105 of a limited edition of 500.   Ref: 49710 
£75
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Houellebecq, Michel: (Wynne, Frank, trans.:) The Elementary Particles. A Novel. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000. First US edition. 8vo., pp. 263, [i]. Blue paper-covered boards backed in grey cloth, silver-green title to spine, fore-edge uncut. Top edge a little dusty but near fine. First American edition of the author's second work, originally published in 1998 in France as Les Particules Élémentaires and in the UK as Atomised.   Ref: 51653 
£25
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Joyce, James: Ulysses. Paris: Shakespeare and Company, 1926. 8vo. (210 x 160mm), pp.[xii], 735, [v]. Clean and bright internally. Original blue paper publisher's wrappers, edges uncut. Upper joint wholly split, so upper cover only attached where it folds around the outer edges of the first gathering. A bit cocked, spine worn and chipped with some surface peeling, edges tattered with numerous small closed tears and upper fore-edge fold splitting. There have been at least 18 editions of Ulysses, each with variations in their different impressions. Here we find the eighth printing of the first edition, with the 'type entirely re-set', so de facto the second edition. An uncommon find in its original paper wrappers.   Ref: 51744  show full image..
£1000
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