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            The Devil in the Tower; Seven Diabolical Tales

Fabricius, Johan [Illustrated by Adrie Hospers]

(Book #ID 2812)

Published by Longmans, Green and Co., London First edition 1973.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original cloth covers, lettering to spine. 8vo. Fine in Fine dust wrapper, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archival acetate film protection. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            A Man's World

Fairbairn, Douglas

(Book #ID 49764)

Published by William Heinemann Ltd., London First Edition 1956. London 1956.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original orange cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 7½'' x 5¼''. Contains [xii] 137 printed pages of text with monochrome frontispiece. Spine ends rolled and sun faded, without any ownership markings and in Very Good condition, no dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Stand We At Last

Fairbairns, Zoe

(Book #ID 7008)

Published by B. C. A. London 1983. 1983.

Hard back binding in publisher's original black cloth covers, gilt lettering to spine. Large 8vo. Slight age darkening to page edges. Near Fine in Fine dust wrapper, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archival acetate film protection. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            The Poppy Factory

Fairchild, William [Cover Illustration by Andrew Veasey]

(Book #ID 57371)

Published by Bloomsbury Publishing Ltd., 4 Bloomsbury Place, London First Edition 1987. London 1987.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original French blue paper covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine with gilt stars and author's initials to the upper panel. 8vo. 9½'' x 6¼''. Contains 173 printed pages of text, blue silk book mark, blue end papers. A few tan spots to the fore and lower edges. Near Fine condition book in Fine condition dust wrapper with unusually deep flaps, the rear flap containing a monochrome photograph of the author. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0747500622

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            Likely To Die

Fairstein, Linda

(Book #ID 23168)

Published by Little, Brown and Company Limited, Brettenham House, Lancaster Place, London First Edition 1997. 1997.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original scarlet cloth covers, gilt lettering to spine. 8vo 9½" x 6¼" 393 pp ISBN 0316641545. Slight age tanning to closed page edges. Near Fine condition book in Fine condition dust wrapper, not price clipped. Dust wrapper without any tears or chips and supplied in archival acetate film protection. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Final Jeopardy [Signed]

Fairstein, Linda

(Book #ID 74451)

Published by Little, Brown and Company Ltd., Brettenham House, Lancaster Place, London First Edition 1996. London 1996.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original black paper covered boards, gilt title and author lettering to the spine, black end papers. 8vo. 9½'' x 6¼''. Contains 392 printed pages of text. Cheap paper browning to the closed page edges and margins, minimal marking to the edges. Very Good condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper with light rubs to the corners, not price clipped. SIGNED by the author to the title page 'Linda Fairstein'. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0316880086

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            Blackstone and the Scourge of Europe

Falkirk, Richard [Jacket Design by Dave Pether]

(Book #ID 98503)

Published by Eyre Methuen Ltd., 11 New Fetter Lane, London First Edition 1974. 1974.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original navy blue paper covered boards, silver title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 8'' x 5½''. Contains 192 printed pages of text. Fine condition book in Fine condition dust wrapper, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 041344970X

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            Eve With Her Basket

Fallas, Carl

(Book #ID 21334)

Published by William Heinemann Limited, London First Edition 1951. 1951.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original maroon cloth covers, oxidised gilt lettering to spine. 8vo 7½" x 5¼" 344 pp. Light marks to covers and in Very Good condition, no dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Eleanor

Fane, Julian

(Book #ID 57150)

Published by Constable and Company Ltd., 162 Fulham Palace Road, London First Edition 1993. London 1993.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original black paper covers, silver title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 9½'' x 6¼''. Contains 246 printed pages of text. Fine condition book in Fine condition colour art work dust wrapper, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0094727104

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            Melody of Summer

Fanshawe, Caroline

(Book #ID 58179)

Published by Robert Hale Ltd., 63 Old Brompton Road, London First Edition 1961. London 1961.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original faded blue cloth covers, oxidised gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 7½'' x 5¼''. Contains 175 printed pages of text. Foxing to the end papers, good working condition copy, no dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            The Two Bouquets | A Novelette [Signed]

Farjeon, Eleanor [Eleanor Farjeon (13 February 1881 - 5 June 1965) was an English author of children's stories and plays, poetry, biography, history and satire. She was the sister of thriller writer Joseph Jefferson Farjeon]. Andrew Downie (Born May 26, 1922 in Edinburgh, Scotland as Andrew Fraser Downie. He was an actor, known for Steve Hunter, Trouble Merchant (1955), Doctor Who (1963) and Festival (1960). He was married to Marion Studholme. He died on April 15, 2009 in Kent, England.

(Book #ID 96734)

Published by Michael Joseph Ltd., 26 Bloomsbury Street, London First Edition 1948. 1948.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original cerise cloth covers, silver title and author lettering to the spine and to the front cover. 8vo. 7½'' x 5¼''. Contains 163 printed pages of text. In very near Fine condition, no dust wrapper. SIGNED by the author to the front free end paper 'To Andrew Downie (Julian Bromley - lead character in the play), with love and good wishes from Eleanor. To commemorate the First Night of 'The Two Bouquets', May 12th 1953 - Coronation Year'. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Another Day

Farnol, Jeffery [Dust Wrapper by C. E. Brock] [Jeffery Farnol (10 February 1878 - 9 August 1952) was a British writer since 1907 until his death, known for writing more than 40 romance novels, some formulaic and set in the Georgian Era or English Regency period, and swashbucklers, he with Georgette Heyer founded the Regency romantic genre].

(Book #ID 32847)

Published by Sampson Low, 25 Gilbert Street, London First Thus Edition 1952. London 1952.

Hard back binding in publisher's original scarlet cloth covers, black lettering to the spine and the upper panel. 8vo 7½'' x 5¼'' 314 printed pages of text. Fine condition book, in Fine condition dust wrapper, not price clipped 7s 6d. Unused and unopened new book, over fifty years old and as new as the day it was published. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper and can easily be removed should you so wish. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Another Day

Farnol, Jeffery [Dust Wrapper by C. E. Brock] [Jeffery Farnol (10 February 1878 - 9 August 1952) was a British writer since 1907 until his death, known for writing more than 40 romance novels, some formulaic and set in the Georgian Era or English Regency period, and swashbucklers, he with Georgette Heyer founded the Regency romantic genre].

(Book #ID 78323)

Published by Sampson Low, 25 Gilbert Street, London First Thus Edition 1952. London 1952.

Hard back binding in publisher's original scarlet cloth covers, black lettering to the spine and the upper panel. 8vo 7½'' x 5¼'' 314 printed pages of text. Very Good condition book, in Very Good condition dust wrapper with short closed tear to the top of the spine, rubs to the corners, not price clipped 7s 6d. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper and can easily be removed should you so wish. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Martin Conisby's Vengeance [2]

Farnol, Jeffery [Dust wrapper by W. Spence] [Jeffery Farnol (10 February 1878 - 9 August 1952) was a British writer since 1907 until his death, known for writing more than 40 romance novels, some formulaic and set in the Georgian Era or English Regency period, and swashbucklers, he with Georgette Heyer founded the Regency romantic genre].

(Book #ID 65349)

Published by Sampson Low, 25 Gilbert Street, London circa 1952 edition not stated. London circa 1952.

Hard back binding in publisher's original crimson paper covers, black title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 8'' x 5½''. Contains 174 printed pages of text. Shallow rubs to the spine tips and corners, foxing to the closed page edges. Very Good condition book in Very Good condition period art work dust wrapper with small nicks to the spine ends and corners, not price clipped 3s 6d. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            A Pageant of Victory

Farnol, Jeffery [Jeffery Farnol (10 February 1878 - 9 August 1952) was a British writer since 1907 until his death, known for writing more than 40 romance novels, some formulaic and set in the Georgian Era or English Regency period, and swashbucklers, he with Georgette Heyer founded the Regency romantic genre].

(Book #ID 6281)

Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd, London circa 1946 edition not stated. 1946.

Hard back red cloth covers with black titles. 378 page + 8 pp. Name to free front end paper. Book in Very Good condition, no dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Some 'Opes of Brody Street [Signed]

Farran, Doris

(Book #ID 32506)

Published Privately by the Author First Edition 2003. 2003.

First edition in publisher's original colour illustrated laminated card covers. 8vo 8½'' x 5¼'' . Contains 413 pages. ISBN 0953492532. SIGNED presentation copy by the author to the title page 'With Best Wishes from Doris, SIGNED Doris Farran.' Slight spine slant, two vertical crease lines to the spine and in Very Good clean condition, no dust wrapper as published. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0953492532

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            Some 'Opes of Brody Street [Signed]

Farran, Doris

(Book #ID 83392)

Published Privately by the Author First Edition 2003. 2003.

First edition in publisher's original colour illustrated laminated card covers. 8vo 8½'' x 5¼'' . Contains 413 pages. ISBN 0953492532. SIGNED presentation copy by the author to the title page 'With Best Wishes from Doris, SIGNED Doris Farran.' Slight spine slant and in Very Good clean condition, no dust wrapper as published. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0953492532

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            Eleven-and-a Half [Author's First Novel]

Farrant, Leda [Jacket Art Work by Julian Allen]

(Book #ID 72102)

Published by Andre Deutsch Ltd., 105 Great Russell Street, London First Edition 1967. London 1967.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original crimson paper covered boards, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 8'' x 5½''. Contains 191 printed pages of text. Spine ends a little creased, foxing to the upper closed edges. Very Good condition book in near Fine condition period art work dust wrapper with creasing to the spine ends, not price clipped 21s. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            A Wondrous Moment Then; A Novel of the Tempestuous Suffragette Movement

Farrar, Rowena Rutherford

(Book #ID 60224)

Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 182 High Holborn, London First Edition 1969. London 1969.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original light grey covers, purple title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 8½'' x 5½''. Contains 343 printed pages of text. Tan age spots to the upper and lower edges of the covers, age spots to the closed page edges. Very Good condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper with tan age spots to the covers, not price clipped 30/-. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 245596135

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            The Hill Station; An Unfinished Novel, and an Indian Diary

Farrell, J. G. [1935-1979] Edited by John Spurling [A Personal Memoir by Malcolm Dean] Critical Appreciation's from Margaret Drabble and John Spurling

(Book #ID 78753)

Published by George Weidenfeld and Nicolson Ltd., 91 Clapham High Street, London First Edition 1981. London 1981.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original butterscotch paper covered boards, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 8½'' x 5½''. Contains 228 printed pages of text. Superficial wear to the covers, light foxing to the closed upper edges. Very Good condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper with shallow rubs to the spine ends, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, it does not adhere to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            The Devil's Messiah [Signed]

Farrell, Tom

(Book #ID 73797)

Published by AN Publications, Vicars Haw, Trevereux Hill, Limpsfield Chart, Surrey First Edition 2003. London 2003.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original French blue paper covered boards, silver title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 8½'' x 5½''. Contains 384 printed pages of text. Fine clean condition book in near Fine condition dust wrapper with light rubs to the spine ends and corners, one small closed tear to the spine end, not price clipped. SIGNED by the author to the front free end paper 'With best wishes Tom Farrell'. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0954295803

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            A Little Game

Farrington, Fielden

(Book #ID 45495)

Published by Macdonald & Co. Ltd., 49 Poland Street, London First Edition 1968. London 1968.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original black paper covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 8'' x 5¼''. ISBN 356024121. Contains 168 printed pages of text. Without any ownership markings. Fine condition book, in Very Good condition dust wrapper with tiny nicks to the tips, not price clipped 18s. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this protects and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Fiends

Farris, John

(Book #ID 14024)

Published by Grafton Books A Division of HarperCollins 77-85 Fulham Palace Road, London First Edition 1991. 1991.

First edition hard back bound in publisher's original black cloth covers, gilt stamping to spine. 8vo 8¾" x 5½" 331 pp. Fine in Fine dust wrapper, not price clipped. Dust wrapper protected. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            The Uninvited

Farris, John

(Book #ID 50478)

Published by Hodder and Stoughton Ltd., London First Edition 1983. London 1983.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original russet paper covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 9'' x 6''. ISBN 0340323515. Contains [xvi] 261 printed pages of text. Without any ownership markings. Near Fine condition book, in Very Good condition dust wrapper with small crease lines to the spine ends, not priced. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this protects and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            The Sons of Noah

Farson, Negley

(Book #ID 73017)

Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd., 14 Henrietta Street, Covent Garden, London First Edition 1949. London 1949.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original strawberry cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 8'' x 5½''. Contains 317 printed pages of text. Spine ends and corners soft, a little sun fading to the top of the upper panel, light foxing to the closed page edges. Very Good condition book in near Very Good condition dust wrapper with 20 mm v-shaped piece of paper missing to the upper front gutter, small chips to the corners, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            The Passion of Sacco and Vanzetti; A New England Legend

Fast, Howard

(Book #ID 37728)

Published by John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd., London First Edition 1954. London 1954.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original cherry cloth covers, gilt lettering to the spine. 8vo 8½'' x 5¼'' 206, i [pp]. Slight tanning to the page edges. Very Good condition book, in Good condition dust wrapper with tanning to the spine and lower cover, 10 mm chips to the spine ends, not price clipped 12s 6d. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this protects and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Knights Besieged

Faulkner, Nancy [Jacket Design by Dorothy Rice]

(Book #ID 67850)

Published by Ronald Whiting & Wheaton Ltd., 106 Gt. Portland Street, London First Edition 1966. London 1966.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original red and black paper cloth covers, silver title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 8'' x 5½''. Contains 238 printed pages of text. Superficial wear to the covers, ghosting to the end papers, foxing to the closed page edges. Very Good condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper with a little age darkening to the spine, not price clipped 16s. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            On Green Dolphin Street

Faulks, Sebastian

(Book #ID 45472)

Published by Hutchinson, 20 Vauxhall Bridge Road, London First Edition 2001. London 2001.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original green paper covers and end papers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 9½'' x 6¼''. ISBN 0091802105. Contains 341 printed pages of text. Number string to the copyright page 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2. Without any ownership markings. Very Good condition book, in Very Good condition dust wrapper with small surface crease marks to the spine tips, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this protects and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            On Green Dolphin Street

Faulks, Sebastian

(Book #ID 47483)

Published by Hutchinson, 20 Vauxhall Bridge Road, London First Edition 2001. London 2001.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original green paper covers and end papers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 9½'' x 6¼''. ISBN 0091802105. Contains 341 printed pages of text. Number string to the copyright page 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2. Without any ownership markings. Very Good condition book, in Very Good condition dust wrapper with small surface crease marks to the spine tips, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this protects and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Emily's Wedding

Fawcett, Patricia

(Book #ID 71399)

Published by Robert Hale Ltd., Clerkenwell House, Clerkenwell Green, London First Edition 2006. London 2006.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original moss green paper covered boards, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 9½'' x 6¼''. Contains 224 printed pages of text. Light marking to the fore edge. Very Good condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper with light chips and creases, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 139780709080053

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            My Brother Was Wrong

Feiner, Ruth

(Book #ID 68219)

Published by Hutchinson & Co. Ltd., 178-202 Great Portland Street, London First Edition 1955. London 1955.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original grey cloth covers, maroon title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 8'' x 5½''. Contains 314 printed pages of text. Ruth Feiner's last and finest novel, was completed just before her death and scarce in dust wrapper. Hinges are cracked with old sello marks, front free end paper missing. Good condition book in Good condition dust wrapper with 30-40 mm pieces of paper missing to the spine ends, not price clipped 12/6. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Pyramid of Night

Fenn, Charles

(Book #ID 1722)

Published by Paul Elek Books Limited, 14 Great James Street, London First Edition 1966. 1966.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original cloth covers, gilt lettering to spine. 8vo. Near Fine in near Fine dust wrapper, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archival acetate film protection. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Czech Mate

Fennerton, William

(Book #ID 28082)

Published by Paul Elek Ltd, London First Edition 1979. 1979.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original raspberry cloth covers, gilt lettering to the spine. 8vo 8½'' x 5¼'' 175 page ISBN 023640170X. Slight age darkening to inner flaps. Fine condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper, not price clipped, spine not faded. Dust wrapper without any tears or chips and supplied in archive acetate film protection, this is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper and can easily be removed should you so wish. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            The Pipedream [Pipe Dream]

Ferguson, Pamela

(Book #ID 79151)

Published by Everest Books, 4 Valentine Place, London First Edition 1974. London 1974.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original olive green paper covered boards, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 8½'' x 5½''. Contains 156 printed pages of text. Minimal dust marking to the top edge. Very near Fine clean unopened condition book in near Fine condition dust wrapper with rubs to the cover edges, slight sun fading to the spine. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, it does not adhere to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0903925095

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