Category: Modern First Editions


Sort

Showing 141-160 of 433

Image for PAUL TEMPLE AND THE HARKDALE ROBBERY

PAUL TEMPLE AND THE HARKDALE ROBBERY

By: DURBRIDGE Francis

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1970

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024110

Condition: Very Good


Televised as a BBC Series starring Francis Matthews and Ros Drinkwater. First published in paperback. Scarce thus. View more info

Image for THE PIG-TAIL MURDER     ANOTHER STUNNING THRILLER FROM TV'S MASTER OF SUSPENSE

THE PIG-TAIL MURDER ANOTHER STUNNING THRILLER FROM TV'S MASTER OF SUSPENSE

By: DURBRIDGE Francis

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1971

Edition: First edition thus

Seller ID: 024111

Condition: Very Good


The usual compelling mystery from Mr Durbridge, hard to put down! A nice copy of this first paper-back edition. Scarce. View more info

Image for THE GENEVA MYSTERY   A BRAND NEW PAUL TEMPLE STORY!!

THE GENEVA MYSTERY A BRAND NEW PAUL TEMPLE STORY!!

By: DURBRIDGE Francis

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1971

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024112

Condition: Very Good


Television's Master of Suspense! Brand new Paul Temple Radio Serial from 1965. First published in book form in 1971, in this paperback form. Super copy, best I have ever seen. Very very scarce. A real favourite! View more info

Image for PAUL TEMPLE AND THE MARGO MYSTERY

PAUL TEMPLE AND THE MARGO MYSTERY

By: DURBRIDGE Francis

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Coronet Edition: 1987

Edition: First edition thus

Seller ID: 024113

Condition: Very Good


England's most debonair private detective makes a welcome reappearance! First broadcast in 1961. No book published until 1986, this first paperback edition, just a year after. Uncommonly scarce. Super copy. View more info

Image for THE CURZON CASE    A PAUL TEMPLE THRILLER!   FIRST TIME IN PAPERBACK

THE CURZON CASE A PAUL TEMPLE THRILLER! FIRST TIME IN PAPERBACK

By: DURBRIDGE Francis

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Coronet Edition: 1972

Edition: First edition thus

Seller ID: 024114

Condition: Very Good


England's most debonair private detective makes another welcome reappearance! First broadcast in 1948. No book published until 1971. This, the first paperback edition, just a year after. Photo of Francis Matthews on rear cover. Uncommon and really scarce. Very nice copy. View more info

Image for PAUL TEMPLE  AND THE FRONT PAGE MEN     THE SECOND PAUL TEMPLE NOVEL   RADIO'S No. 1 THRILLER WRITER

PAUL TEMPLE AND THE FRONT PAGE MEN THE SECOND PAUL TEMPLE NOVEL RADIO'S No. 1 THRILLER WRITER

By: DURBRIDGE Francis and Charles HATTON

Price: £55.00

Publisher: John Long: 1945

Edition: First edition thus

Seller ID: 024117

Condition: Very Good


First heard as a Radio Play in 1938, this was the second Paul Temple novel, first published in book form in 1939. This, the first paperback edition, circa 1945, priced 1/6d 43rd thousand. Striking and very period colour illustration to front wrap. Fabulous! Very scarce especially in such beautiful condition. View more info

Image for THE DONKEY RUSTLERS

THE DONKEY RUSTLERS

By: DURRELL Gerald

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Collins: 1968

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 17434

Condition: Near Fine


Wonderful story from Mr Durrell. View more info

Image for CATCH ME A COLOBUS

CATCH ME A COLOBUS

By: DURRELL Gerald

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Collins: 1972

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 19695

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing, 1972, as 1st edition. View more info

FILLETS OF PLAICE

By: DURRELL Gerald

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Collins: 1972

Edition: 1st Reprint

Seller ID: 023910

Condition: Very Good


An hilarious collection, definitely a rib-tickler! View more info

GRIDLOCK

By: ELTON Ben

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Macdonald: 1991

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 023898

Condition: Very Good


Comedy thriller! Highly entertaining. View more info

SEAL MORNING

By: FARRE Rowena

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1957

Edition: Book Club Edition 1st thus

Seller ID: 024142

Condition: Very Good


Decorations by RAYMOND SHEPPARD. A near fine copy in super wrapper. Quite the nicest I have ever seen. A lovely copy for that special collection. View more info

THIS SIDE OF PARADISE

By: FITZGERALD F Scott

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Scribner: 0

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 025487

Condition: Very Good


Renewal copyright 1948, otherwise not dated. Little foxing to page edges, otherwise a nice copy. Blue cloth, black quarter bound with gilt lettering to spine. View more info

Image for THE LOST SUMMER

THE LOST SUMMER

By: FITZGERALD F Scott: BUTTUTTA Tony

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Robson Books: 1987

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 4183

Condition: Fine


A personal memoir. View more info

THE LOST SUMMER

By: FITZGERALD F Scott: BUTTUTTA Tony

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Robson Books: 1987

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 023817

Condition: Very Good


A personal memoir. Spine of wrapper sunned otherwise a lovely copy. View more info

AS EVER, SCOTT-FITZ LETTERS BETWEEN F SCOTT FITZGERALD and HIS LITERARY AGENT, HAROLD OBER 1919-1940

By: FITZGERALD SCOTT F Edited by Matthew J Bruccoli

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Woburn Press: 1973

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 023905

Condition: Very Good


Completely riveting, revealing previously obscure aspects of Fitzgerald's career. A must. View more info

SEAL SURFER

By: FOREMAN Michael

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Andersen: 1996

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024150

Condition: Fine


The magic of the birth of a baby seal . Michael Foreman has provided the captivating pictures to accompany his beautiful story. Glazed boards as issued. View more info

THE SONGS MY PADDLE SINGS NATIVE AMERICAN LEGENDS Collected by James Riordan

By: FOREMAN Michael Foreword by Princess Shirley Little Dove

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Pavilion: 1996

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024148

Condition: Near Fine


A truly beautiful book with magic re-tellings of these wonderful tales beautifully illustrated. A perfect gift book. View more info

PAUL TEMPLE THE AFFAIR OF THE TIRED TIGER DAILY STRIPS No. 68

By: FRANCIS DURBRIDGE

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Collectors Club: 0

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024603

Condition: Fine


Very rare collection of Strip Cartoon Paul Temple taken from British Daily Newspapers. Special Collectors Club edition. Super! Scarce, and a nice addition to your Paul Temple Adventures! View more info

PAUL TEMPLE THE BARRACOMBE BOXES DAILY STRIPS No. 93

By: FRANCIS DURBRIDGE

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Collectors Club: 0

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024606

Condition: Fine


Very rare collection of Strip Cartoon Paul Temple taken from British Daily Newspapers. Special Collectors Club edition. Super! Scarce, and a nice addition to your Paul Temple Adventures! View more info

PAUL TEMPLE THE GREAT JEWEL ROBBERY DAILY STRIPS No. 118

By: FRANCIS DURBRIDGE

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Collectors Club: 0

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 024608

Condition: Fine


Very rare collection of Strip Cartoon Paul Temple taken from British Daily Newspapers. Special Collectors Club edition. Super! Scarce, and a nice addition to your Paul Temple Adventures! View more info