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41 Parkman, Francis FRANCE AND ENGLAND IN NORTH AMERICA: A Series of Historical Narratives Part Sixth, A Half-Century of Conflict
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1892. First edition, state A: in two volumes. BAL 15483. Hardcover. Light wear, mild soiling, corner tip of II bumped, a few pages finger-soiled, else a bright, near fine set in terra cotta pebbled binding ruled in blind to front and rear covers, gilt embossed titles and devices to the spines; black-coated endsheets. 
The last major work by the great colonial-America historian and the sixth part of his authoritative series about the French and English struggle for North America, drawn from original documents, and covering the years 1694 to 1750. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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42 Read, Miss CHANGES AT FAIRACRE
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1992. 0395631262 / 9780395631263 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket illustration by John S. Goodall. 
"Deftly written, with just the right touch of subtle humor, the book gently sweeps you right into the heart of the English village she has created. So relax, put your feet up, sip your tea and enjoy the slow pace of village life."--Sun-Sentinel. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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43 Read, Miss FRESH FROM THE COUNTRY
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., (1961). Reprint. Hardcover. Very good plus in a price-clipped and lightly shelf-worn dust jacket. 

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44 Richardson, Robert BELLRINGER STREET
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1988). 0312017340 / 9780312017347 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a nearly fine illustrated dust jacket that shows a hint of age-toning. 
The second novel by the award-winning author of THE LATIMER MERCY. A playwright and his girlfriend visit friends in a quaint English town and become involved in a mystery of a missing skeleton and murder. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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45 Smith, Dodie A TALE OF TWO FAMILIES
London: Heinemann, (1970). 0434713546 / 9780434713547 First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in pale green boards with gilt stamping to spine; in a near fine illustrated dust jacket with short edge tears and slight lamination lift at the rear flap fold; some mild fading to spine panel. A nice copy of an elusive title. 
A tale of two devoted sisters, married to two brothers, one a successful business man, the other a far from successful writer. Smith is the author of two books beloved of readers from the day they were published, 101 DALMATIONS and I CAPTURE THE CASTLE. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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46 Stevens, Serita and Rayanne Moore BAGELS FOR TEA
New York: St. Martin's, (1993). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
SIGNED by Stevens. Review copy with materials laid in. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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47 Strang, Lord BRITAIN IN WORLD AFFAIRS: A Survey Of The Fluctuations In British Power And Influence Henry VIII To Elizabeth II
(London): Faber & Faber/Andre Deutsch, (1961). First edition. Hardcover. Fine (lacking the dust jacket). 

Price: 20.00 USD
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48 Thirkell, Angela PRIVATE ENTERPRISE
London: Hamish Hamilton, 1947. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good in green cloth with gilt spine titles; lacking the dust jacket. Map endpapers. 
Family threads intertwine as a widow and her sister-in-law settle in Barsetshire, Thirkell's self-described Cloud Cuckooland and the quintessential English county--which Trollope invented and Thirkell borrowed and made indelibly her own. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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49 Thirkell, Angela THE BRANDONS
New York: Knopf, 1939. First U.S. edition. General shelf-wear and chipping to the edges else a good plus copy. 
Advance copy in pictorial wrappers. Unusual. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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50 Thirkell, Angela THE BRANDONS
New York: knopf, 1939. Book club edition. Hardcover. A near fine copy in a lightly shelf-worn dust jacket with edge-tears. 
Laid into this copy is the promotional book club flyer. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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51 Thirkell, Angela THE DUKE'S DAUGHTER
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1951. First U.S. edition. Burgundy cloth with gilt titles, devices and rules to the spine; publisher's blind-embossed devices to the front and rear cover. Hardcover. Former owner's name to the first blank leaf, else near fine; in an illustrated dust jacket that displays nicks to the spine ends and flap folds, a tiny closed tear to the front flap fold, mild age-toning to the spine, and light soiling. 
The front endpapers show a map of the fictional county of Barsetshire, England where Thirkell's enclave of eccentric characters live and love. This novel features the Harveys, Tom Grantly, Marigold and Sir Cecil Waring--who courts the Duke's daughter. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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52 Thomson, June NO FLOWERS, BY REQUEST
Garden City, New York: Crime Club/Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1987. 0385241755 / 9780385241755 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket that shows a hint of age-toning. 
The thirteenth Chief Inspector Rudd mystery from the author of THE DARK STREAM. Rudd must find a motive for the murder of a solicitor in a quiet Essex, England town. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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53 Tope, Rebecca DARK UNDERTAKINGS
New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Minotaur, (2001). 0312265700 / 9780312265700 First U.S. edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in illustrated glossy wraps. 
The second mystery featuring undertaker Drew Slocombe. Tope is a pen name for Rebecca Smith, who runs Praxis Books, a small publisher in England. Tope and Slocombe debuted in A DIRTY DEATH. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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54 Trollope, Joanna ELIZA STANHOPE
New York: E.P. Dutton, (1979). 0525097503 / 9780525097501 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. A nearly fine copy with faint spots of soiling to the upper page edges and a small abrasion to the front endsheet; in a like dust jacket. 
This is the first novel of the descendant of Anthony Trollope, in which a willful young girl is forced to grow up in the midst of societal upheaval and Napoleon's escape from Elba--which causes her to arrive at a moment of truth she never saw coming. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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55 Whittock, Marilyn DICE IN FLIGHT
London: Barrie and Jenkins, (1991). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
The author's first novel. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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56 Williams, David TREASURE BY DEGREES
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1977). 031281643X / 9780312816438 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Very mild creasing to spine ends, else fine; in a dust jacket with very minimal wear to extremities, faint scratches to rear panel. 
A humorous whodunit, set at a university college housed in an English stately home and peopled with a wealth of memorable characters and a tantalizing choice of suspects; second in the Mark Treasure series by the Welsh-born author of UNHOLY WRIT. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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57 Williams, Emlyn HEADLONG
New York: The Viking Press, (1981). 0670364398 / 9780670364398 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Mild staining to the endpapers, else a near fine copy in brown cloth over yellow boards; in a near fine dust jacket. 
It is May, 1935 and the Royal Family is attending the launch of a new airship. Suddenly, there is an explosion. Jack Green, an actor, turns out to be the only living heir to the throne. A fantasy by the author of the play THE CORN IS GREEN. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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58 Worboys, Anne RUN, SARA, RUN
New York: Scribner's, (1981). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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