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Grey cloth, gilt title to spine with navy blue title-label. 677 pages, top edge blue. Spine bumped. Covers slightly discoloured. Endpapers lightly foxed.
BUDDENBROOKS: THE DECLINE OF A FAMILY
Written by Thomas Mann; H.T. Lowe-Porter; Derek Parker. Illustrated by Leonard Rosoman.
Stock no. 1821022
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1989. Very good condition.
Translated by Lowe-Porter. Introduction by Derek Parker. Two-tone illustrations. Top edge of text block slightly discoloured. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is edge-worn and rubbed, browned at edges.
Orange boards, silver title to spine. 175 pages. ISBN: 0192713868. Ex-lib with the usual marks. Spine and corners bumped. Vertical tape mark across front cover. Front free-endpaper has been removed. Some foxing. Dustwrapper is complete, just a little creased at corners.
Oxford Children's Library edition. Cream boards, brown title to spine. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0192770551. Spine and corners bumped. Prize plate to front free-endpaper. Some foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is price-cut and has been covered with clear film which is stuck on the edges of the verso.
SHARPE'S WATERLOO: RICHARD SHARPE AND THE WATERLOO CAMPAIGN 15 JUNE TO 18 JUNE 1815
Written by Bernard Cornwell.
Stock no. 1820612
Published by Collins. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Eleventh novel in the Sharpe's series. ISBN: 0002236435. Text block browned. Light browning to pictorial dustwrapper. Cigarette odour present.
A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic. Brown cloth with gilt title area and decorations. 10 b/w plates + 4 plans. 384 pages + 32 page booklist. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn, small split to lower edge of spine on rear cover. Covers slightly grubby. Small patch of damage to edge of front free-endpaper. Some foxing and fingering to contents but generally a sound copy.
A Tale of the Two Roses. Large format. Black cloth with title to spine. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. Bumping and wear to cover edges. Title to spine has rubbed away. A few marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing. Red grubby marks to a few pages.
Orange boards, silver title to spine. 175 pages. ISBN: 0192713868. Spine and corners bumped, some slight fading to spine. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is just a little rubbed at edges.
Insurrection trilogy book 2. King Edward of England marches on Scotland his campaign to unite the British Isles under one crown inspired by an Arthurian prophecy. One man alone can thwart Edward's plan, Robert Bruce. A historical novel. ISBN: 9780340963678. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Text block lightly browned and a few pale foxspots present. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and a little scuffed.
An exciting story set in the Elizabethan period, Robert's ships foil a Papist plot to free Mary Queen of Scots from imprisonment in Wales. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0192713248. Ex-lib with labels, stamps and other library marks to preliminary pages. Spine and corners bumped, small faded patch at top of spine. Light tape mark to lower edge of front cover. Some brown marks (splash marks?) to front endpapers, also half-title. Textblock is just a little grubby. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss at top of spine which is also faded and also have a patch of surface paper damage to base. Old tape to edges on verso has yellowed causing discolouration on front edges. Barcode label to rear panel of wrapper.
Red boards with gilt title to spine. When Nicholas Marlow rode away from Colebride at midnight with his near namesake Kit Marlowe, his only thought was to escape from an unbearable situation... ISBN: 057109516X. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper has bottom corner of front panel cut off; browning and edge-creasing; a few small nicks.
Garfield's Apprentices Series. Green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 043494033X. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is a little edge rubbed and foxed on flaps and on verso.