Modern First Edition Books - New listings - Just In (13 books)
Modern First Edition Literary Fiction, Biography, Crime, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Poetry, Science Fiction, Bailey, Costa, IMPAC and Man Booker listed novels (many are signed first edition books) recently acquired:
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Untold Stories  **signed first edition**
code: B1743
Untold Stories **signed first edition**
£48.00

Bennett, Alan

Untold Stories

London, Faber, 2005

First edition, first printing.  Fine in Fine (loosely protected) dust jacket.

Signed by the author to the title page.

Alan Bennett's first collection of prose following Writing Home, includes a poignant family memoir.  It also includes 45 monochrome photographic illustrations.

Turtles All The Way Down
code: G1710
Turtles All The Way Down
£14.00

Green, John

Turtles All The Way Down

London, Penguin, 2017. First Uk edition, first printing. Fine as issued in Fine dust jacket which can be inverted to reveal a bright orange poster (sticker on front cover depicts "limited edition jacket poster".

Unsigned.

Cartes Postales from Greece  **signed first edition**
code: H1707
Cartes Postales from Greece **signed first edition**
£28.00

Hislop, Victoria

Cartes Postales from Greece

London, Headline, 2016

First edition, first printing. Fine as issued from publisher in fine loosely protected dust jacket. Signed by the author to the title page.

Liberally illustrated with colour plates (photography by Alexandros Kakolyris}. Described as "fiction with a distinctive photographic framework".

Sunday Times bestseller.

Talking about Detective Fiction  **signed first edition**
code: J1701
Talking about Detective Fiction **signed first edition**
£30.00

James, P. D.

Talking about Detective Fiction

Oxford, Bodleian Library, 2009

First edition.  Fine as issued in Fine dust jacket.

Signed by the author to the title page.

P.D. James wrote "When I settled down in the mid-1950s to write my first novel, it never occurred to me to make a start with anything other than a detective story".  P. D. James explores the history of the detective novel, the craft of its construction and those who have mastered the craft.  Illustrated with cartoons by Fran.

Winner of the Mystery Readers International Macavity Award.

A Legacy of Spies  **first edition**
code: L1710
A Legacy of Spies **first edition**
£22.50

John Le Carré

A Legacy of Spies

London, Penguin, Viking, 2017

First edition, first printing.  Unsigned. 

Fine as issued in Fine loosely protected dust jacket.

 

Good Me, Bad Me  **signed limited first edition**
code: FE170208
Good Me, Bad Me **signed limited first edition**
£32.00

Land, Ali

Good Me, Bad Me

London, Michael Joseph, 2017.

 Fine in black boards with sprayed gold page edges in Fine loosely protected dust jacket.

This thriller has been translated into 20 languages.  Author is a former child and adolescent mental health nurse.

Signed limited first edition of 1000 numbered copies, this is 514. Promotional bookmark laid in.

 

Diary of a Vampire in Pyjamas  **first edition**
code: M1704
Diary of a Vampire in Pyjamas **first edition**
£15.00

Malzieu, Mathias

Diary of a Vampire in Pyjamas

London, Quercus, 2016

First UK edition, first printing.  Fine (unread) in Fine dust jacket.

Prize-winning memoir of author/singer Malzieu.  Translated from the French by Sam Alexander.

The Circus Train Conspiracy  **signed first edition**
code: M1703
The Circus Train Conspiracy **signed first edition**
£18.99

Marston, Edward

The Circus Train Conspiracy

London, Allison & Busby, 2017

First edition, first printing.  Fine in Fine dust jacket.  Signed by the author to the title page.

Latest book in the popular Railway Detective series.

Solar Bones **first UK hardback edition, signed**
code: M1711
Solar Bones **first UK hardback edition, signed**
£22.00

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 paperback original.

BOE Irish Book of The Year, winner of the Goldsmith's Prize, long-listed for the Man Booker.

The Long Drop  **first edition**
code: FE170404
The Long Drop **first edition**
£17.50

Mina, Denise

The Long Drop

London, Harvill Secker, 2017

First edition, first printing.  Fine in  Very Near Fine dust jacket.  Unsigned.

Winner of McIlvanney Prize for best Scottish Crime Book of the Year.

 

Tulip Fever  **signed first edition**
code: M1712
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 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.

La Belle Sauvage  Volume One The Book of Dust **first edition**
code: P1714
La Belle Sauvage Volume One The Book of Dust **first edition**
£28.00

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.

The Amber Spyglass *first edition* with signed publishers promotional postcard
code: P1713
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 dust jacket.

Laid in is publisher's promotional post card for the book signed by the author in blue ink.

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