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A Place Called Freedom

By: Follett, Ken

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: signed


Inscribed by Author(s)490 pages (complete). Inscribed by Follett on the title page. A companionable and contented book. The dustjacket is very healthy with some very mild shelving wear. The boards too have some shelving wear. The pagetrims have handling and storage marks. The pages are relaxed, clean, clear, sure, genial and tidy. fk View more info

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Allegiance

By: Corbett, Trevor R.

Price: $33.25

Publisher: Umuzi, 2012

Edition: 1st Edition


wraps are touch rubbed. internally clean. well bound. fine copy.[S.K] View more info

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Bad Company - stories of intrigue, suspense and thrills

By: Hichens, Joanne (compiler and editor)

Price: $8.55

Publisher: Pan Macmillan, 2009

Edition: 1st Edition


209 pages. Stories from the cream of South African crime/thriller fiction writing. Stories are from: Deon Meyer, Margie Orford, Richard Kunzman, Peter Church, David Dison, Diale Tlholwe, Mike Nicol, Andrew Brown, Jassy Mackenzie, Jane Taylor, Tim Keegan, Michael Stanley, Tracey Farren, Michael Williams, Joanne Hichens, Meshack Masondo, Dirk Jordaan. The cover has shelf scuffing. Very minor wear to the corners (due to storage/ stacking). The contents are in very good cond... View more info

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Canham's Run: Previously published as The Centaur File - Book 1 in the Canham Series

By: Bowery, Michael

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Crest Publishing, South Africa, 2006

Edition: 1st Edition


258 pages (complete). In general good condition. The cover has shelving, stacking and handling wear to the edges, corners and seams. The cover is tight, secure, confident and healthy. It has the remains of previous retailer stickers on the front and back. The contents are very fresh, bright, confident, clean and clear. fk View more info

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Children of the Night

By: Blackburn, John

Price: $76.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape, 1966

Edition: First Edition


The dust jacket is shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked. There are some small chips and surface damage to the front, and there is damp marking along the bottom, wrapping around the spine, which has discoloured. Despite this, the jacket remains whole, intact and legible. Internally, the first and last few pages are lightly tanned and foxed, but this does not extend into the body of the book. The rest of the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. Tightly bound and prese... View more info

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Convergence

By: Fuller, Jack

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd, 1983

Edition: 1st Edition


335 pages (complete). In good condition. The dustjacket has mild wear and sunning. It is whole, entire and healthy. The board cover is neat and tidy. The contents are clear, clean, bright, as if unread throughout. fk View more info

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Dance On a Sinking Ship

By: Kilian, Michael

Price: $4.75

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1988

Edition: 1st Edition


418 pages (complete). An imagined time in pre-war Europe, a fictional sea-voyage by the Prince of Wales and Wallis Simpson. Assassination is planned. A firm, sure book. The dust jacket is laminated and affixed to the cover. It has some mild shelving and user marks and wear. Inside, the contents are tight, clean, clear and thrilling. fk View more info

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Edge of the Web

By: Traub, Stephne

Price: $22.80

Publisher: Crassula Books, Northlands, South Africa, 2005

Edition: 1st Edition


280 pages. This thriller-novel is in excellent condition throughout. Other than mild scuffing on the back cover, the book is as new throughout. fk View more info

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Faces in the Dark

By: Boileau, Pierre; Narcejac, Thomas

Price: $199.50

Publisher: Hutchinson, 1955

Edition: First Edition


The dust jacket is shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked. There is a crease along the front near the spine, but it remains bright, whole and intact. Internally, the front and back end pages are tanned, and there is light, sporadic foxing throughout. There are no markings or inscriptions otherwise, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. Tightly bound and presents handsomely in cellophane. JK View more info

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Featuring the Saint

By: Charteris, Leslie

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton,

Edition: 5th or later Edition


319 pages. Pocket sized. No publication date for this 16th edition. There is a previous owner inscription dated 1949. The red cover has a shine and relaxed comfort of the seat of a classic Aston Martin. It may have some wear and marking, but the appearance is pleasing and reassuring. Inside, the pages are firmly affixed, sure, clean and neat. The convenience of the size makes it a portable, pleasurable read. fk View more info

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Goliath

By: Denis, John

Price: $12.35

Publisher: Collins, London, 1987

Edition: 1st Edition


284 pages (complete). Third title in the Alistair MacLean brand series. A good, healthy copy. The dustjacket is assured, a little torn and scuffed, secure. The contents are neat, smart, clean, clear and certain. fk View more info

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Ground Zero

By: Cox, Richard

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1984

Edition: Special Edition


249 pages (complete). Pre-publication copy. A much owned book. The card cover is much marked, worn, creased. It is nonetheless sound and intact. Inside, there is evidence of use and ownership throughout. The pages are clear, relaxed, the papertrims have marks, the page corners are thumbed, the book is pocket-comfortable. fk View more info

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Hare Sitting Up

By: Innes, Michael

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Victor Gollancz Ltd., London, 1959

Edition: First Edition


192 pages (complete). Ex-library (John Orr's Library) copy with consequent debris, residue, marks, annotations, wear, usage, stamps. The dustjacket is much worn, torn and scored from storage. It is sure. The boards are comfortable, if a little worn. Within, aside from the library consequences the contents are mild-mannered, relaxed, clear, assured and may be read with complete ease and enjoyment. fk View more info

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Hell's Corner

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $15.20

Publisher: MacMillan, 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: signed


Signed by Author(s)438 pages (complete). A bookplate signed by Baldacci is affixed to the title page. First trade format edition. A much owned book. The cover has wear and scuffing. There is a 'signed' label on the front cover. The spine is creased from use but is secure and tight. The back cover has creasing and some damp damage. Inside, there is evidence of usage throughout. The back pages have some damp wrinkling. The papertrims have handling marks. The contents are c... View more info

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High Hazard

By: Horler, Sydney

Price: $12.35

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd, 1943


216 pages (complete). Printed according to wartime economy standards. The cover is strong. It is marked, stained, worn. The frontispage has a previous owner signature. The front and end papers are grubby. The contents, however, are clean, clear and assured. fk View more info