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McCall Smith, Alexander-At The Villa of Reduced Circumstances-Edinburgh, Polygon, 2003.Fine paperback original (no hardback edition) in Fine dustjacket.Third in the Professor Dr von Igelfeld Entertainment series.

At The Villa of Reduced Circumstances **first edition**
£10.00
McCall Smith, Alexander-At The Villa of Reduced Circumstances-Edinburgh, Polygon, 2003.Fine paperback original (no hardback edition) in Fine dustjacket.Third in the Professor Dr von Igelfeld Entertain....
Meek, James-The People's Act of Love-Edinburgh, Canongate, 2005.Fine in Fine dustjacket. Signed by the author.Described by Philip Pullman as ''A quite extraordinary novel. The language is so fresh and crisp and sparkling'' ; and by Anthony Beevor: ''a truly Russian novel, with its huge horizons... an exceptional event in English literature'' . Long-listed for the Man Booker Prize. Winner of the Scottish Arts Council Book of the Year Award and the....

The People's Act of Love **signed first edition**
£15.00
Meek, James-The People's Act of Love-Edinburgh, Canongate, 2005.Fine in Fine dustjacket. Signed by the author.Described by Philip Pullman as ''A quite extraordinary novel. The language is so fresh and....
McGahern, John.That They May Face The Rising Sun. -Fine in Fine, protected dustjacket.London, Faber & Faber, 2002.Shortlisted for the prestigious Dublin IMPAC Award.

That They May Face The Rising Sun **first edition**
£15.00
McGahern, John.That They May Face The Rising Sun. -Fine in Fine, protected dustjacket.London, Faber & Faber, 2002.Shortlisted for the prestigious Dublin IMPAC Award.
Mitchell, David-Black Swan Green-London, Sceptre, 2006-Fine (unread) in Fine dustjacket.Signed by the author.Reported to be reprinted before publication, so first edition copies are in demand.''.... thirteen year old Jason Taylor - covert stammerer and reluctant poet - anticipates a stultifying year in the deadest place on earth.''-14th August 2006: Booker Long-listed.

Black Swan Green **signed first edition**
£20.00
Mitchell, David-Black Swan Green-London, Sceptre, 2006-Fine (unread) in Fine dustjacket.Signed by the author.Reported to be reprinted before publication, so first edition copies are in demand.''.... t....
Mosse, Kate Sepulchre London, Orion, 2007 Fine as issued in Fine dustjacket. Signed by the author, who wrote the bestselling novel ''Labyrinth''.

Sepulchre *signed first edition*
£16.99
Mosse, Kate Sepulchre London, Orion, 2007 Fine as issued in Fine dustjacket. Signed by the author, who wrote the bestselling novel ''Labyrinth''.
Meek, James-We Are Now Beginning Our Descent-Edinburgh, Canongate, 2008-Fine (unread) in Fine dustjacket.Signed by the author on the title page.Latest novel from award-winning author of The People's Act of Love.

We Are Now Beginning Our Descent *signed first edition*
£12.00
Meek, James-We Are Now Beginning Our Descent-Edinburgh, Canongate, 2008-Fine (unread) in Fine dustjacket.Signed by the author on the title page.Latest novel from award-winning author of The People's A....
McGregor, Jon.So Many Ways to Begin-London, Bloomsbury, 2006-Fine as issued in Fine dustjacket.Signed by the author.Second novel - by the author of ''If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things''.BOOKER LONG LISTED 2006.

So Many Ways to Begin **signed first edition**
£22.00
McGregor, Jon.So Many Ways to Begin-London, Bloomsbury, 2006-Fine as issued in Fine dustjacket.Signed by the author.Second novel - by the author of ''If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things''.BOOKER LON....
McCormack, Mike-Solar Bones-Edinburgh, Canongate, 2017. First UK hardback edition, Fine without dust jacket as issued. Signed by the author to the title page. Previously published in Ireland as a paperback original.BOE Irish Book of The Year, winner of the Goldsmith's Prize, long-listed for the Man Booker.

Solar Bones **first UK hardback edition, signed**
£30.00
McCormack, Mike-Solar Bones-Edinburgh, Canongate, 2017. First UK hardback edition, Fine without dust jacket as issued. Signed by the author to the title page. Previously published in Ireland as a pape....
Moggach, Deborah-Tulip Fever-London, Heinemann, 1999. First edition, first printing. Fine (with usual mild toning to page edges) in Fine loosely protected dust jacket. Dust jacket has 'As heard on BBC Radio 4' sticker' affixed.Signed by the author without inscription to title page.The long awaited film of the book with screenplay by Tom Stoppard has recently been released.

Tulip Fever **signed first edition**
£28.00
Moggach, Deborah-Tulip Fever-London, Heinemann, 1999. First edition, first printing. Fine (with usual mild toning to page edges) in Fine loosely protected dust jacket. Dust jacket has 'As heard on BBC....
McCall Smith, Alexander-Precious and Grace. The Ladies' No. 1 Detective Agency-UK, Little Brown, 2016. First edition, first printing. Fine as issued in black boards with gilt titles to spine in Fine loosely protected dust jacket. Unsigned. 17th book in this popular series.

Precious and Grace. The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency **first edition**
£16.00
McCall Smith, Alexander-Precious and Grace. The Ladies' No. 1 Detective Agency-UK, Little Brown, 2016. First edition, first printing. Fine as issued in black boards with gilt titles to spine in Fine l....
O'Connor, Ed.Yeare's Midnight -London,Constable, 2002. F/F. Signed by author.Crime novel set in Cambridge. Serial killing - a poem by John Donne provides the clue to the killer. Much heralded first novel.

Yeare's Midnight **signed first edition**
£10.00
O'Connor, Ed.Yeare's Midnight -London,Constable, 2002. F/F. Signed by author.Crime novel set in Cambridge. Serial killing - a poem by John Donne provides the clue to the killer. Much heralded first no....
Nicholls, David Us. -London, Hodder & Stoughton, 2014-First edition, first printing. Fine in orange decorated boards (without dust jacket as issued).Signed by the author to the title page.Long Listed for the Man Booker Prize. Author of The Year, National Book Awards, 2014. David Nicholls is author of ''One Day''.Soon to be a TV mini-series. -

Us "signed first edition" (Author of The Year, National Book Award)
£22.00
Nicholls, David Us. -London, Hodder & Stoughton, 2014-First edition, first printing. Fine in orange decorated boards (without dust jacket as issued).Signed by the author to the title page.Long Listed ....
Perez-Reverte, Arturo-The Queen of The South-New York, Putnam, 2004-US uncorrected proof.Fine in protected card wraps with publisher's sticker on rear cover. Perez-Reverte is described as ''the master of the intellectual thriller'' (Chicago Tribune).

The Queen of The South
£18.00
Perez-Reverte, Arturo-The Queen of The South-New York, Putnam, 2004-US uncorrected proof.Fine in protected card wraps with publisher's sticker on rear cover. Perez-Reverte is described as ''the master....
O'Hagan, Andrew-Be Near Me-London, Faber & Faber, 2006.First edition, first printing. Fine as issued in Fine dustjacket. Signed by the author.Long-listed for the Booker Prize.

Be Near Me **signed first edition**
£12.00
O'Hagan, Andrew-Be Near Me-London, Faber & Faber, 2006.First edition, first printing. Fine as issued in Fine dustjacket. Signed by the author.Long-listed for the Booker Prize.
O'Hagan, Andrew-The Missing-London, Picador, 1995-Near Fine in Fine dustjacket.Signed by the author.Reportage, social history and memoir set in Glasgow. The first part of the book deals with the deprivation and fear in the city in the early 1960s when an identikit killer stalks young women in local dance halls. Latterly in the 1990s , Andrew O'Hagan returns to the area to research the backgrounds of those missing young women.

The Missing **signed first edition**
£20.00
O'Hagan, Andrew-The Missing-London, Picador, 1995-Near Fine in Fine dustjacket.Signed by the author.Reportage, social history and memoir set in Glasgow. The first part of the book deals with the depri....
Joseph O'Neill-Netherland-London, Fourth Estate, 2008-First edition, first printing.Booker long-listed.Pen Faulkner Award.

Netherland **first edition**
£30.00
Joseph O'Neill-Netherland-London, Fourth Estate, 2008-First edition, first printing.Booker long-listed.Pen Faulkner Award.
Pears, Tim-In The Place of Fallen Leaves-London, Collins Crime, 1996- Fine in Fine dustjacket with wraparound band.Author's acclaimed first novel, winner of The Hawthornden Prize.

In The Place of Fallen Leaves **first printing with wraparound band**
£20.00
Pears, Tim-In The Place of Fallen Leaves-London, Collins Crime, 1996- Fine in Fine dustjacket with wraparound band.Author's acclaimed first novel, winner of The Hawthornden Prize.
Pullman, Philip-The Amber Spyglass. His Dark Materials III-Oxford, David Fickling, 2000-First edition, first printing. Near Fine (minor indent to fore-edge - barely visible) in Fine loosely protected dust jacket.Laid in is publisher's promotional post card for the book signed by the author in blue ink.

The Amber Spyglass *first edition* with signed publisher's promotional postcard
£35.00
Pullman, Philip-The Amber Spyglass. His Dark Materials III-Oxford, David Fickling, 2000-First edition, first printing. Near Fine (minor indent to fore-edge - barely visible) in Fine loosely protected ....
Pullman, Philip-La Belle Sauvage, Volume One, The Book of Dust.Oxford, David Fickling, 2017.First edition, first printing. Fine as issued in Fine loosely protected dust jacket.Unsigned.

La Belle Sauvage Volume One The Book of Dust **first edition**
£25.00
Pullman, Philip-La Belle Sauvage, Volume One, The Book of Dust.Oxford, David Fickling, 2017.First edition, first printing. Fine as issued in Fine loosely protected dust jacket.Unsigned.
Raichev, R.T.The Hunt for Sonya Dufrette-London, Constable & Robinson, 2006-Fine in Fine dustjacket.Signed by author. ''Country House'' murder mystery novel set in the 1980s. Author is working on the sequel.

The Hunt for Sonya Dufrette **signed first edition**
£10.00
Raichev, R.T.The Hunt for Sonya Dufrette-London, Constable & Robinson, 2006-Fine in Fine dustjacket.Signed by author. ''Country House'' murder mystery novel set in the 1980s. Author is working on the ....
Rubenfeld, Jed-The Interpretation of Murder-London, Headline Review, 2006-Fine as issued in Fine dustjacket. UK First Edition.Signed by the author, a Yale Professor of Criminal Law.Winner of the Richard and Judy Book Award.

The Interpretation of Murder **signed first UK edition**
£14.00
Rubenfeld, Jed-The Interpretation of Murder-London, Headline Review, 2006-Fine as issued in Fine dustjacket. UK First Edition.Signed by the author, a Yale Professor of Criminal Law.Winner of the Richa....
Rhodes, Dan.Timoleon Vieta Come Home.Edinburgh, Canongate, 2003.Card covers as issued - Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket - small nick at head of spine (no hardbound copy issued).Signed by author. -Acclaimed by critics. Author voted one of Granta's Finest Young Writers this year and reported to have declared shortly afterwards that he was never going to write another book!

Timoleon Vieta Come Home **signed first edition**
£8.00
Rhodes, Dan.Timoleon Vieta Come Home.Edinburgh, Canongate, 2003.Card covers as issued - Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket - small nick at head of spine (no hardbound copy issued).Signed by author. -Acclai....
Swift, Graham-Tomorrow-London, Picador, 2007-First edition, first printing. Fine in Fine dustjacket.Signed by the author to the title page.

Tomorrow **signed first edition**
£12.00
Swift, Graham-Tomorrow-London, Picador, 2007-First edition, first printing. Fine in Fine dustjacket.Signed by the author to the title page.
Smith, Ali-How To Be Both-London, Hamish Hamilton, 2014-First edition. Fine in Fine dust jacket. Signed by the author to the title page.Multiple award winning novel: Costa Best Novel Award, Goldsmith's Prize, Saltire Literary Book of the Year and shortlisted for the Man Booker.June 3rd, 2015: Announced as Winner of the Baileys Prize (formerly the Orange Prize)

How To Be Both *signed first edition* Costa Novel Award, Goldsmith's Prize
£40.00
Smith, Ali-How To Be Both-London, Hamish Hamilton, 2014-First edition. Fine in Fine dust jacket. Signed by the author to the title page.Multiple award winning novel: Costa Best Novel Award, Goldsmith'....
Spark, Muriel-A Far Cry from Kensington. -London, Constable, 1988,- Uncorrected proof. Fine in card cover.

A Far Cry from Kensington
£18.00
Spark, Muriel-A Far Cry from Kensington. -London, Constable, 1988,- Uncorrected proof. Fine in card cover.
Swift, Graham.The Light of Day.London, Hamish Hamilton, 2003. Fine/Fine.First edition, first printing. -SIGNED by author on title page.Booker long-listed novel by Booker Prizewinning author. Understated in style, but beautifully written. Recommended.

The Light of Day **signed first edition**
£15.00
Swift, Graham.The Light of Day.London, Hamish Hamilton, 2003. Fine/Fine.First edition, first printing. -SIGNED by author on title page.Booker long-listed novel by Booker Prizewinning author. Understat....
Yates, Christopher J-Black Chalk-London, Harvill Secker, 2013-First edition, first printing. Fine (unread) in Fine dustjacket. Debut crime novel attracting good reviews.

Black Chalk **signed first edition**
£24.00
Yates, Christopher J-Black Chalk-London, Harvill Secker, 2013-First edition, first printing. Fine (unread) in Fine dustjacket. Debut crime novel attracting good reviews.
Welsh, Louise-A Lovely Way to Burn-London, John Murray, 2014-First edition, first printing. Fine (unread) in Fine dust jacket with sticker 'As heard on BBC Radio 4 Book at Bedtime'. Signed by the author to the title page.First novel in the projected Plague Trilogy, by the author of The Cutting Room.

A Lovely Way To Burn **signed, first edition, Book 1 in Plague Trilogy*
£18.00
Welsh, Louise-A Lovely Way to Burn-London, John Murray, 2014-First edition, first printing. Fine (unread) in Fine dust jacket with sticker 'As heard on BBC Radio 4 Book at Bedtime'. Signed by the auth....
Tyler, L. C.Crooked Herring-London, Allison & Busby, 2014-First edition. Fine as issued in Fine dust jacket.Crime writer and reluctant sleuth Ethelred Tressider is handed his strangest case yet. Short, plump and ultra-conservative crime reviewer Henry Holliday is convinced he has murdered somebody but he does not know who or when. The trail leads to a downland village in Chichester.

Crooked Herring **signed first edition**
£28.00
Tyler, L. C.Crooked Herring-London, Allison & Busby, 2014-First edition. Fine as issued in Fine dust jacket.Crime writer and reluctant sleuth Ethelred Tressider is handed his strangest case yet. Short....
Taylor, D. J.Derby Day-London, Hamish Hamilton, 2011-Fine in Fine dustjacket. Signed by the author to the title page.Author's second novel, long-listed for the Man Booker Prize. A Victorian mystery.

Derby Day **signed first edition**
£17.00
Taylor, D. J.Derby Day-London, Hamish Hamilton, 2011-Fine in Fine dustjacket. Signed by the author to the title page.Author's second novel, long-listed for the Man Booker Prize. A Victorian mystery.
Taylor, D. J.Kept. A Victorian Mystery-London, Chatto & Windus, 2006-First edition, first printing. Fine in Fine dustjacket with wraparound band

Kept. A Victorian Mystery. **first edition**
£10.00
Taylor, D. J.Kept. A Victorian Mystery-London, Chatto & Windus, 2006-First edition, first printing. Fine in Fine dustjacket with wraparound band
Winspear, Jacqueline-The Mapping of Love and Death-London, Allison & Busby, 2011-Fine in Fine dustjacket.Signed by the author to the title page.Crime fiction novel set in the 1930s featuring investigator Maisie Dobbs. -

The Mapping of Love and Death **signed first edition**
£18.99
Winspear, Jacqueline-The Mapping of Love and Death-London, Allison & Busby, 2011-Fine in Fine dustjacket.Signed by the author to the title page.Crime fiction novel set in the 1930s featuring investiga....
Talbot, Bryan-Alice in Sunderland-London, Jonathan Cape, 2007-Fine in pictorial boards without dustjacket as issued. First printing - first printings are scarce.Described variously as a graphic novel or, more accurately by the author as ''an entertainment including numerous interesting diversions and digressions''. The pastedown and endpaper at the front and rear of the book appropriately take the form of safety curtains for the entertainment wit....

Alice in Sunderland **first edition**
£30.00
Talbot, Bryan-Alice in Sunderland-London, Jonathan Cape, 2007-Fine in pictorial boards without dustjacket as issued. First printing - first printings are scarce.Described variously as a graphic novel ....
Trevor, William.The Story of Lucy Gault.London, Viking, 2002.Uncorrected book proof. Very Near Fine in card wraps. -Signed by author.

The Story of Lucy Gault **signed proof**
£30.00
Trevor, William.The Story of Lucy Gault.London, Viking, 2002.Uncorrected book proof. Very Near Fine in card wraps. -Signed by author.
Sarah Waters-The Night Watch.London, Virago, 2006.Fine (unread) in Fine dustjacket (please note the distressed look of the dustjacket is part of the artwork!).Signed by author.The latest eagerly-awaited novel - by the author of ''Fingersmith''. Shortlist for the Orange Prize.Booker long listed 2006.

The Night Watch **signed first edition**
£18.00
Sarah Waters-The Night Watch.London, Virago, 2006.Fine (unread) in Fine dustjacket (please note the distressed look of the dustjacket is part of the artwork!).Signed by author.The latest eagerly-await....
Zafon, Carlos Ruiz-The Angel's Game-London, Wiedenfeld & Nicolson, 2009-Fine in Fine dustjacket. Signed by author on personalised bookplate loosely laid in.Prequel to the international bestseller, The Shadow of The Wind. Small print run, quickly reprinted.

The Angel's Game **first edition with signed bookplate**
£15.00
Zafon, Carlos Ruiz-The Angel's Game-London, Wiedenfeld & Nicolson, 2009-Fine in Fine dustjacket. Signed by author on personalised bookplate loosely laid in.Prequel to the international bestseller, The....
Winman, Sarah-A Year of Marvellous Ways-London, Tinder Press, 2015-First edition, first printing. Fine as issued in Fine dust jacket. Unsigned. -Second novel from the author of When God was a Rabbit.

A Year of Marvellous Ways **first edition**
£15.00
Winman, Sarah-A Year of Marvellous Ways-London, Tinder Press, 2015-First edition, first printing. Fine as issued in Fine dust jacket. Unsigned. -Second novel from the author of When God was a Rabbit.
Tallis, Frank-Mortal Mischief, Book 1, The Liebermann Papers-London, Century, 2005-First edition. Fine (unread) in Fine loosely protected dust jacket. Signed, dated (5.05.05) with the addition of the psi symbol. Book 1 of the Liebermann Papers, set in Vienna in 1902. Max Liebermann is a young psychoanalyst who is called on to help his friend Detective Inspector Oskar Rheinhardt investigate the death of a beautiful medium.

Mortal Mischief. Book 1 The Liebermann Papers. **Signed, dated and doodled**
£28.00
Tallis, Frank-Mortal Mischief, Book 1, The Liebermann Papers-London, Century, 2005-First edition. Fine (unread) in Fine loosely protected dust jacket. Signed, dated (5.05.05) with the addition of the ....
Morgan, David-With Love and Rage. A Friendship with Iris Murdoch-Kingston University, 2010-Paperback original (no hardback edition). Fine in illustrated laminated cover.The memoir is described as both David Morgan's final farewell to Iris Murdoch and his loving preservation of his memory of her. They met when he is was studying at the Royal College of Art in the 1960s.See above for Author's Synopsis.

With Love and Rage. A Friendship with Iris Murdoch **first edition**
£15.00
Morgan, David-With Love and Rage. A Friendship with Iris Murdoch-Kingston University, 2010-Paperback original (no hardback edition). Fine in illustrated laminated cover.The memoir is described as both....
Murdoch, Iris-A Word Child-London, Chatto & Windus, 1975-First edition. Very Good+ in bright orange boards with gilt titles in Near Fine protected dust jacket.

A Word Child **first edition**
£18.00
Murdoch, Iris-A Word Child-London, Chatto & Windus, 1975-First edition. Very Good+ in bright orange boards with gilt titles in Near Fine protected dust jacket.
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