Chapter 1: Modern Classics
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SCHIRMBECK. H
The Blinding Light
Collins. 1960, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is a bit rubbed, soiled and edgeworn but has not suffered much paper loss. One gift plate; otherwise internally clean and tightly bound. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: s312
USD 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 | £UK 7.25 | JP¥ 984]
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HAMSUN, KNUT
Pan
Artemis. 1955, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is a bit rubbed, soiled and edgeworn but has not suffered much paper loss. Internally clean (quite a bit of tape burn on the first and last few pages) and tightly bound. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: s961
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27 | £UK 23.75 | JP¥ 3279]
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HANLEY, JAMES
What Farrar Saw &Amp; Other Stories
Deutsch. 1984, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is a touch rubbed. Internally clean and tightly bound. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: k143
USD 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.25 | £UK 5.75 | JP¥ 765]
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O'HARA, J
Sermons &Amp; Soda Water
Cresset. 1961, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is a bit rubbed, soiled and edgeworn but has suffered minimal paper loss. Internally clean (very minor foxing) and tightly bound. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: w171
USD 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 | £UK 4.75 | JP¥ 656]
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HAWKES, JOHN
The Lime Twig
Spearman. 1962, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is a bit rubbed, soiled and torn but has suffered little paper loss. Internally clean (one price notation and a rubber stamp) and tightly bound. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: k278
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27 | £UK 23.75 | JP¥ 3279]
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HEMINGWAY, ERNEST
Across the River and Into the Trees
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. 1950, 1st Edition. Hardcover. 308 pages (complete). A benign copy of the first American edition. The black board cover is assured with some light wear and scuffing. Inside, the contents are in excellent condition. They are relaxed, comfortable, clean, clear, confident and certain. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: ojfb
USD 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 10 | £UK 8.75 | JP¥ 1202]
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HEMINGWAY, ERNEST
For Whom the Bell Tolls
Jonathan Cape. 1941, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 462 pages (complete). A much owned copy. The covers are worn, marked, rubbed and scuffed. They are whole and resolute. The frontis and end papers have been removed. The contents are benign, comfortable, clean, clear and certain. fk. Poor/No Jacket.
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Book number: awgj
USD 17.00 [Appr.: EURO 15.25 | £UK 13.5 | JP¥ 1858]
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HEMINGWAY, ERNEST ; DAUMAL, RENE (TRANSL)
Mort Dans L'Apres-Midi - Death in the Afternoon
Club des Libraires de France. 1958, Limited Edition. Hardcover. Complete - text plus addenda. First French translation. An attractive and most unusual edition of Hemingway's bull-fighting classic. Numbered 1019 of a limited edition of 4000. A MUST for any collector modern classics and/ or books by Hemingway. The book is generously illustrated with photographs of bull-fighting. There is also an appendix of bull-fighting terms. Landscape format. The book has a clear film protective cover that has remnants of scotch tape still attached. There is some wear to this cover but it is intact. The yellow cloth cover has a colour illustration that is bright and alert. The covers have sunning to the spine and to the top runs. There is mild shelving wear. The frontis and end pages have tape residue. The contents are thrilling, vigorous and confident. The pages are clean, clear, exciting, visceral. The first free page has a reproduction of an 1845 bull-fight poster. The book has a silk bookmark attached. A different, wonderful book that fleshes out and gives life to Hemingway's somewhat gruff style. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: auwk
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.75 | £UK 39.5 | JP¥ 5465]
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HERSEY, J
The Wall
Hamish Hamilton. 1950, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is rubbed, soiled and edgeworn but has not suffered much paper loss. Internally clean (some minor occasional foxing) and tightly bound. Netting visible at the front hinge. Good/Good.
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Book number: s833
USD 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 | £UK 10.25 | JP¥ 1421]
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HESSE, HERMANN ; POCAR, ERVINO (TRANS)
Demian : Storia Della Giovinezza Di Emil Sinclair
Aldo Martello Editore, Milano. 1952. Hardcover. 210 pages (complete). Italian translation from the German. Pocket sized. Cloth board covers, leather spine. A handsome, good looking book. It is tight and sure. There is some very light scuffing and shelving wear. Inside, the pages are in excellent condition. They are clean, clear, fresh, contented and confident. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: avms
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1093]
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HIAASEN, CARL
Double Whammy
Century. 1988, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0712624775). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Book has one previous owner's signature on the front end page. Dust jacket is a little shelf rubbed, but has no tears. Binding is excellent. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: h494
USD 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 49.25 | £UK 43.5 | JP¥ 6011]
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HICHENS, R
The Green Carnation
Unicorn. 1949. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is a bit rubbed, soiled and chipped. Internally clean (light offsetting to endpapers) and tightly bound. 1st thus. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: s554
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.25 | £UK 27.75 | JP¥ 3825]
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HIGHSMITH, PATRICIA
Ripley Under Ground
William Heinemann. 1971, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0434335126). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 298 pages (complete). Ex-library (Cape Town City Libraries) copy with consequent debris, residue, stamps, labels, wear and usage. The dustjacket is enclosed in a clear plastic protective cover that is robust if a little worn. The dustjacket has some sunning about the spine and back face. It is however benign. The covers have shelving wear. The frontispage is absent. The pages have occasional foxing and there is evidence of contented readership throughout. The pages are comfortable, relaxed, companionable, assured, clear. fk. Poor/Fair.
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Book number: oiuy
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HOBSON, L Z
Gentleman's Agreement
Cassell. 1948, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is a bit rubbed, worn and soiled but has not suffered much paper loss. Internally clean and tightly bound. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: s772
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1093]
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VON HOFFMAN, NICHOLAS
Organized Crimes
Harper. 1984, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Signed by Author(s)The jacket is a bit rubbed, soiled and edgeworn but has suffered minimal loss. Internally clean and tightly bound. Fine/Very Good. signed.
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Book number: i437
USD 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 | £UK 10.25 | JP¥ 1421]
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HOPE, CHRISTOPHER
The Hottentot Room
Heinemann. 1986, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is a bit rubbed, marked and edgeworn. Internally clean (one signature and a little tape residue) and tightly bound. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: k763
USD 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.25 | £UK 5.75 | JP¥ 765]
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HORLER, SYDNEY
Marry the Girl
Jenkins. 1945, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is a bit rubbed and edgeworn but has suffered minimal paper loss. Internally clean (minor foxing and an inscription) and tightly bound - if moderately cocked. Very Good/Fine.
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Book number: k182
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 53.75 | £UK 47.25 | JP¥ 6558]
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HOUSEHOLD, G
Courtesy of Death
Michael Joseph. 1967, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is minimally rubbed. Internally clean and tightly bound. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: s380
USD 17.00 [Appr.: EURO 15.25 | £UK 13.5 | JP¥ 1858]
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HOUSEHOLD, G
Thing to Love
Michael Joseph. 1963, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is a bit rubbed, soiled and edgeworn but has suffered little paper loss. Internally clean (one sticker) and tightly bound. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: s452
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.5 | JP¥ 1312]
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HUDSON, JEFFREY
A Case of Need
Heinemann 1968. 1968, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. First edition. both book and jacket are very fine. the jacket is not torn, and has the slightest shelf rubbing, but it is bright and not faded. the book has no inscriptions. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: c61
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HUDSON, JEFFERY
A Case of Need
Heinemann 1968. 1968, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. First edition. both book and jacket are very good++. jacket is rubbed but not torn. book has no inscriptions. a couple of very small marks on f.e.p. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: a892
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HUNTER, E
Horse's Head
Constable. 1968, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is rubbed, soiled and edgeworn but has not suffered much paper loss. Internally clean (a signature) and tightly bound. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: t752
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HUNTER, E
Horse's Head
Constable. 1968, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The jacket is a bit rubbed, edgeworn and soiled but has not suffered much paper loss. Internally clean (a signature) and tightly bound. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: v400
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.5 | JP¥ 874]
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HUXLEY, ALDOUS
The Doors of Perception
Chatto & Windus. 1954, 1st Edition. Hardcover. 63 pages (complete). Pocket sized. In fair to poor condition. The cover is strong and resolute; it has much marking and staining. There is general wear. The spine is faded and worn at the head and foot. Inside there are paint marks on the frontispage and on pages 50/51. However, the text is unaffected. There is a gift inscription on the inside front cover (not from the author). The contents are tight, sure, clear, clean (other than above) and comfortable. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: odlu
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IRVING, JOHN
The Hotel New Hampshire
Jonathan Cape, London. 1981, First Edition. (ISBN: 0224019619). Hardcover. 401 pages (complete). A firm, comfortable copy. The covers are scuffed and mildly worn about the edges. Within, the pages are neat, clean, clear and confident. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bgij
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.5 | £UK 4 | JP¥ 546]
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