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Revenger - Exclusive Numbered Edition of 250 copies

Author: Rory Clements

Price: £25.00

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 29 April 2010

 

Synopsis

1592. England and Spain are at war, yet there is peril at home, too. The death of her trusted spymaster Sir Francis Walsingham has left Queen E ... read more

UK First Edition, Signed, Lined & Dated by the author

£12.99

Farundell

Author: L. R. Fredericks

Price: £12.99

out of stock

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 19 August 2010

 

Synopsis

FARUNDELL is a story of magical awakening as a young man searches for meaning in the aftermath of the First World War, a young girl comes o ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£75.00

Martyr

Author: Rory Clements

Price: £75.00

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 11 June 2009

 

Synopsis

England is close to war. Within days the axe could fall on the neck of Mary Queen of Scots, and Spain is already gathering a battle fleet to av ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£20.00

Ebb Tide: A Nathaniel Drinkwater novel

Author: Richard Woodman

Price: £20.00

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 18 June 1998

 

Synopsis

It is 1843, and Captain Sir Nathaniel Drinkwater, bowed with age and honours, embarks on the paddle-steamer Vestal for an inspection of lightho ... read more

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£35.00

Oscar Wilde and the Dead Man's Smile

Author: Gyles Brandreth

Price: £35.00

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 14 May 2009

 

Synopsis

The latest in Gyles Brandreth’s acclaimed series of Victorian murder mysteries featuring Oscar Wilde and Arthur Conan Doyle.  ... read more

Signed by the author

£75.00

Oscar Wilde and the Ring of Death

Author: Gyles Brandreth

Price: £75.00

out of stock

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 01 May 2008

 

Synopsis

‘I see murder in this unhappy hand...’ When Mrs Robinson, palmist to the Prince of Wales, reads Oscar Wilde’s palm she ca ... read more

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£16.99

The Creator's Map

Author: Emilio Calderón

Price: £16.99

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 03 July 2008

 

Synopsis

Rome, October 1952. The architect Jos Maria Hurtado and his wife Montserrat open their newspaper to find that their friend Prince Junio Viv ... read more

UK First Edition, Signed, Lined & Dated by the author

£29.99

Traitor's Blood

Author: Michael Arnold

Price: £29.99

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 19 August 2010

 

Synopsis

Once seen in the heat of battle, Captain Stryker is never forgotten. A hardened veteran of the wars in the Low Countries, he has come home to E ... read more

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£16.99

The Dying Breed

Author: Declan Hughes

Price: £16.99

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 03 April 2008

 

Synopsis

Even the best private eye needs more than a name to find a missing person, but that’s all that Father Vincent Tyrrell, the brother of pro ... read more

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UK First Edition / First Printing

£24.99

The Heretics

Author: Rory Clements

Price: £24.99

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 28 February 2013

 

Synopsis

From Rory Clements, winner of the Ellis Peters Historical Fiction Award, comes THE HERETICS, the fifth in his acclaimed John Shakespeare Elizab ... read more

UK First Edition, Signed, Lined & Dated by the author

£17.99

The Interrogator

Author: Andrew Williams

Price: £17.99

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 08 January 2009

 

Synopsis

Spring, 1941. The armies of the Reich are masters of Europe. Britain stands alone, dependent on her battered navy for survival, while Hitle ... read more

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£12.99

Pardonable Lies

Author: Jaqueline Winspear

Price: £12.99

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 13 February 2006

 

Synopsis

Maisie Dobbs, psychologist and investigator, has handled many difficult cases since she opened her office in Fitzroy Square, London. But few re ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£15.00

Messenger of Truth

Author: Jaqueline Winspear

Price: £15.00

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 01 January 2006

 

Synopsis

London, 1931. Nick Bassington-Hope, veteran of the Great War and controversial artist, is suddenly found dead. His death from a fall, the night ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£14.99

Maisie Dobbs

Author: Jaqueline Winspear

Price: £14.99

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 05 July 2004

 

Synopsis

Young, feisty Maisie Dobbs has recently set herself up as a private detective. Such a move may not seem especially startling. But this is 1929, ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£25.00

The Luminous Life of Lilly Aphrodite

Author: Beatrice Colin

Price: £25.00

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 07 August 2008

 

Synopsis

As the clock chimed the turn of the twentieth century, Lilly Nelly Aphrodite took her first breath. Born to a cabaret dancer and soon orpha ... read more

UK First Edition, Signed, Lined & Dated by the author

£150.00

Sea of Poppies

Author: Amitav Ghosh

Price: £150.00

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 01 May 2008

 

Synopsis

At the heart of this epic saga, set just before the Opium Wars, is an old slaving-ship, The Ibis. Its destiny is a tumultuous voyage across the ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£45.00

Mister Pip

Author: Lloyd Jones

Price: £45.00

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 14 June 2007

 

Synopsis

‘You cannot pretend to read a book. Your eyes will give you away. So will your breathing. A person entranced by a book simply forgets to ... read more

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£19.99

Oscar Wilde and the Nest of Vipers

Author: Gyles Brandreth

Price: £19.99

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 28 October 2010

 

Synopsis

The fourth of Gyles Brandreth’s acclaimed series of Victorian murder mysteries, Oscar Wilde and the Nest of Vipers opens in the spring of ... read more

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£150.00

Oscar Wilde and the Candlelight Murders

Author: Gyles Brandreth

Price: £150.00

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 10 January 2008

 

Synopsis

London, 1889. Oscar Wilde, celebrated poet, wit, playwright and raconteur is the literary sensation of his age. All Europe lies at his feet. Ye ... read more

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£300.00

The Meaning of Night: A Confession - LIMITED LEATHERBOUND EDITION

Author: Michael Cox

Price: £300.00

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 07 September 2006

 

Synopsis

A cold October night, 1854. In a dark passageway, an innocent man is stabbed to death. So begins the extraordinary story of Edward Glyver, ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£17.99

The Newgate Jig

Author: Ann Featherstone

Price: £17.99

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 02 September 2010

 

Synopsis

A hanging always draws a crowd.  But not everyone there has come to jeer at the condemned man. George Kevill’s young son Barney is i ... read more

UK First Edition, Signed, Lined & Dated by the author

£24.99

Washington Shadow

Author: Aly Monroe

Price: £24.99

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 05 November 2009

 

Synopsis

September 1945. Bankrupt and desperate, Britain sends John Maynard Keynes to boom town Washington to beg for a loan. Under cover of the backup ... read more

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UK First Edition / First Printing

£24.99

Devil's Charge

Author: Michael Arnold

Price: £24.99

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 18 August 2011

 

Synopsis

England stands divided: king against Parliament, town against country, brother against brother.    For Captain Stryker, sc ... read more

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£20.00

River of Smoke

Author: Amitav Ghosh

Price: £20.00

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 09 June 2011

 

Synopsis

 SIGNED & PRE-PUBLICATION DATED   In September 1838 a storm blows up on the Indian Ocean and the Ibis, a ship carrying a ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£14.99

Barbarians

Author: Tim Glencross

Price: £14.99

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 15 May 2014

 

Synopsis

It is 2008, late capitalism is in crisis, and the great and the good are gathered at an Islington house party. Hosting proceedings are waspish ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed & Dated by the author.

£26.99

Icelight (Peter Cotton)

Author: Aly Monroe

Price: £26.99

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Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 13 October 2011

 

Synopsis

1947. Threadbare London endures the bleakest, coldest winter for decades. Food rationing is worse than during the war. Coal supplies run out. T ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£26.99

Kingdom (Saladin 2) - SIGNED, STAMPED & NUMBERED EDITION (x/100)

Author: Jack Hight

Price: £26.99

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 31 July 2012

 

Synopsis

1164. The young warrior Saladin joins a Saracen army headed for Egypt. He finds there a land of wonders - from the ancient pyramids and the tow ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£29.99

Perdition

Author: James Jackson

Price: £29.99

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 05 January 2012

 

Synopsis

Almost two hundred years have elapsed since the Crusader armies took Jerusalem. Now it is the turn of the Saracen to seek revenge and send an o ... read more

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£25.00

The Maze of Cadiz

Author: Aly Monroe

Price: £25.00

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 13 November 2008

 

Synopsis

Peter Cotton, a young Intelligence officer is sent to Spain in September 1944. The war in Europe is drawing to a close; formerly neutral Franco ... read more

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£18.99

Oscar Wilde and the Murders at Reading Gaol

Author: Gyles Brandreth

Price: £18.99

out of stock

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 25 October 2012

 

Synopsis

It is 1897, Dieppe. Oscar Wilde, poet, playwright, novelist, raconteur and ex-convict, has fled the country after his release from Reading Gaol ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£24.99

Holy War (Saladin 3) - SIGNED, STAMPED & NUMBERED EDITION (x/100)

Author: Jack Hight

Price: £24.99

Published by: John Murray

Date Available: 23 May 2013

 

Synopsis

In HOLY WAR, the final book of the Saladin Trilogy, telling the story of the legendary war leader who united Arabia, Saladin recaptures Jerusal ... read more

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The Empty Throne (The Warrior Chronicles, Book 8), Bernard Cornwell, signed first edition

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The Empty Throne (The Warrior Chronicles, Book 8)

by Bernard Cornwell

 

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The new novel in Bernard Cornwell’s number one bestselling series The Warrior Chronicles, on the making of England and the fate of his gr ... read more

 

Release 30 October 2014

Publisher Harper Collins

ISBN 978-0007504169

Masters of Rome (Vespasian 5), Robert Fabbri, signed first edition

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£14.99

Masters of Rome (Vespasian 5) - SIGNED & PRE-PUBLICATION DATED

by Robert Fabbri

 

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"Britannia, 45 AD: Vespasian's brother, Sabinus, is captured by druids. The druids want to offer a potent sacrifice to their gods - no ... read more

 

Release 07 August 2014

Publisher Atlantic Books

ISBN 978-0857899620

The Bookshop Book, Jen Campbell, signed first edition

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The Bookshop Book

by Jen Campbell

 

Synopsis

We're not talking about rooms that are just full of books.   We're talking about bookshops in barns, disused factories, co ... read more

 

Release 16 October 2014

Publisher Constable

ISBN 978-1472116666

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The War of the Dragon Lady

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The War of the Dragon Lady - SIGNED & PRE-PUBLICATION DATED

by John Wilcox

 

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Description: The year is 1900 and China is plunged into barbaric chaos. The Boxers, a cult of young peasants who blame the foreign barbarians ... read more

 

Release 24 January 2012

Publisher Allison and Busby Publishers

ISBN 9780749010034

Queen's Gambit, Elizabeth Fremantle, signed first edition

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Queen's Gambit - March 2013 Book of Month - SIGNED & PRE-PUBLICATION DATED

by Elizabeth Fremantle

 

Synopsis

For fans of Hilary Mantel, Philippa Gregory and Alison Weir, Elizabeth Fremantle's first novel, Quee ... read more

 

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ISBN 978-0718177065

The Eye of Zoltar (Last Dragonslayer Book 3), Jasper Fforde, signed first edition

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The Eye of Zoltar (Last Dragonslayer Book 3)

by Jasper Fforde

 

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The Mighty Shandar, the most powerful wizard the world has ever seen, returns to the Ununited Kingdoms. Clearly, he didn't solve the Dragon ... read more

 

Release 24 April 2014

Publisher Hodder & Stoughton

ISBN 978-1444707274

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