Books to sell

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A Pawn among Kings, 1st, 1924, Methuen, spine faded and a library sticker on the front cover

The Paid Piper, 1st, 1924, Methuen  Not too bad. 1st endpaper is torn and glued, and written on

Payment Deferred, 1934, Bodley Head spine loose

Payment Deferred, 1946, Bodley Head ink-stained cover

Payment Deferred, 1959 Bodley Head with dust-jacket in good condition

Payment Deferred, 1975 Greenwich Edition (Michael Joseph) with dust-jacket in good condition

Victor Emannuel II, 1st, 1927, Methuen  spine a little faded

Love Lies Dreaming, 1st US, 1927, Bobbs Merrill no dust jacket but overall good

One Wonderful Week, 1st US, 1927, Jacobsen – Bobbs Merrill spine faded but otherwise fair

The Daughter of the Hawk, 1st US, 1928, Bobbs Merrill  fair

The Shadow of the Hawk, 1938 Bodley Head   rather torn dust jacket, but fair

Plain Murder,1946 Bodley Head,  torn dust jacket, otherwise OK

The Annie Marble in Germany, 1st, 1930, Bodley Head  a little faded but fair

Two and Twenty, 1st US, 1931, Appleton spine faded and rather tatty

Two and Twenty, 1940 Bodley Head faded

U 97, 1st, 1931, Bodley Head, faded and with previous owner’s stamps etc. But rare!

Death to the French, 1947 Bodley Head,  just a tatty reading copy

The Gun, 1946 Bodley Head, another tatty reading copy

The Gun, 1959 Bodley Head,  ex-library copy with stamps etc. Dust jacket in reasonable state

The Gun, 1957 Michael Joseph, dust jacket with Sophia Loren, Frank Sinatra & Cary Grant

Rifleman Dodd AND The Gun, 1942, Reader’s Club (New York),  good condition

The General, 2nd Impression, Michael Joseph, 1936,  spine faded: a reading copy

The General, 1928, Michael Joseph, not too bad

Marionettes at Home, 1st, 1936, Michael Joseph,  spine loose, otherwise OK

The Happy Return, 1st, 1937, Michael Joseph,  faded and with inscriptions in the front

A Ship of the Line, 1948, Michael Joseph,  a reading copy, with a torn dust jacket

A Ship of the Line, 1948, Michael Joseph,   just a reading copy

Flying Colours, 1949, Michael Joseph, just a reading copy inc Greenwich ed.

Flying Colours, 1952 Greenwich edition, Michael Joseph, torn dust jacket, otherwise OK

The Earthly Paradise, 1st, 1940, Michael Joseph,  tatty

The Captain from Connecticut, 1st, 1941, Michael Joseph, inscriptions in front end-paper but OK

Poo Poo and the Dragons, 1st, 1942, Michael Joseph, not too bad

Poo Poo and the Dragons, 1951 Michael Joseph,  fine

The Ship, 1st, 1943, Michael Joseph,

The Bedchamber Mystery, 1st, 1944, Saunders,  torn dust jacket; a stamp in the front end-paper

The Commodore, 1st, 1945, Michael Joseph, just a reading copy

Lord Hornblower, 1st, 1946, Michael Joseph, dust jacket somewhat torn

The Sky and the Forest, 1st, 1948, Michael Joseph, dust jacket a bit tatty

The Sky and the Forest, 1st, 1948, Michael Joseph,  dust jacket a bit tatty

The Sky and the Forest, 1st, 1948, Little, Brown,  sticker inside front end-paper

Mr. Midshipman Hornblower, 5th impression, 1950, Michael Joseph,  no dust-jacket but fair

Randall and the River of Time, 1st 1951, Michael Joseph, good condition

Lieutenant Hornblower, 1st, 1952, Michael Joseph, good condition with dust jacket

Hornblower and the Atropos, 1st, 1953, Michael Joseph,  spine faded: a reading copy

The Barbary Pirates, 1st US, Random House,  dust jacket; reasonable condition

The Adventures of John Wetherell, 1st, 1954, Michael Joseph, spine a little faded

The Good Shepherd, 1st, 1955, Little, Brown, end-paper missing: a reading copy

The Good Shepherd, 1st, 1955, Little, Brown, a reading copy

The Good Shepherd, 1st, 1955, Little, Brown,  a reading copy

Hornblower in the West Indies, 1st, 1954, Michael Joseph

Hunting the Bismarck, 1st also several others

Long Before Forty, 1st, 1967, Michael Joseph, and 1st US, Little Brown

Hornblower and the Hotspur, 1st, 1962, Michael Joseph and 1st US, Little Brown

Hornblower and the Crisis, 1st, 1967

The Man in the Yellow Raft, 1st, 1969, Michael Joseph

Gold from Crete, 1st, 1971, Michael Joseph

The Hornblower Companion, 1st, 1964, Michael Joseph

Fatal Fascination (inc. William Joyce), 1st US

The Mammoth Book of Men o’ War (inc. Hornblower’s Charitable Offering)

The Mammoth Book of Sea Battles (inc.Hornblower and His Majesty)

Hornblower’s Triumph, uncorrected proof copy of Cadet edition

Cadet Editions of Hornblower, Vols. 1, 2, 3 and 4 (all with DJs)

The Young Hornblower, Captain Hornblower & Admiral Hornblower, all with DJ’s

Captain Horatio Hornblower, 1945, Little, Brown

13 Ways to Kill a Man (inc. The Turn of the Tide)

The Indomitable Hornblower, Little, Brown

Captain Hornblower, Michael Joseph, 1939

The Life & Times of Horatio Hornblower (Parkinson), 1st, 1970, Michael Joseph

Also many paperbacks, some with lurid artwork

All these books are sold by a member of the Society. Please contact Andrew Hooker directly if you are interested.
After Christmas 2014, the books will be offered on ebay.

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