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Brothers of the Blade
by  Garry Douglas Kilworth  
Publisher Constable
Published Date 2004
ISBN 1841198218
First Edition   First Printing  
£9.99
Hardback in dustjacket. Fine/fine used condition.
After the final dreadful battle in the mud and cold of the Crimea, there could hardly be a greater contrast - 'Fancy Jack' Crossman, minus a hand, and newly promoted to Lieutenant, finds himself taking ship for the heat and excitement of India. He is to assist the East India Company Army in gathering intelligence at a time when there are ominous signs of restlessness amongst the native troops. Crossman lands at Bombay, expecting to make his way north to the Punjab region where he will be seconded to the irregular infantry force known as Coke's Rifles. Accompanying him is Sgt Farrier Jones, a military cartographer. Jones is a highly ......more
 
 
     
Bones of the Hills
by  Conn Iggulden  
Publisher HarperCollins
Published Date 1 September 2008
ISBN 9780340921401
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£18.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Very fine/very fine new unread condition. Signed by the author directly on the page.
Synopsis
The powerful and exhilarating third novel in Conn Iggulden's No. 1 bestselling Conqueror series, following the life and adventures of the mighty Genghis Khan The fatherless boy, exiled from his tribe, whom readers have been following in 'Wolf of the Plains' and 'Lords of the Bow', has grown into the great king, Genghis Khan. He has united the warring tribes and even taken his armies against the great cities of their oldest enemies. Now he finds trouble rising west of the Mongolian plains. His emissaries are mutilated or killed; his trading gestures ......more
 
 
     
Black Ajax
by  George Macdonald Fraser  
Publisher HarperCollins
Published Date 1997
ISBN 0002255855
First Edition   First Printing  
£5.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Near fine/near fine used condition. Not price-clipped - shows price of 16.99.
Synopsis
When Mad Buck sees the black boxer catch a fly in mid-flight, he realizes that he is in the presence of speed such as the ring has never seen. He believes that this ex-slave from America is a Champion in the making, on whose broad shoulders the Captain can climb to sporting and social fame. ...more
 
 
     
Attack on the Redan.
by  Garry Douglas Kilworth  
Publisher Constable
Published Date 2003
ISBN 1841194506
First Edition   First Printing  
£13.99
Hardback in dustjacket. Fine/fine used condition.
The year is 1855 and the port of Sebastopol is still being besieged by the allies but defended vigorously by the Russians. This is of no consequence to Jack Crossman and his hardy band of malcontents as they constantly breach the defences and enter the city to carry out some discreet British business. Russian sharpshooters mysteriously disappear as Crossman and his men strive to make a dent in Russian morale. But these foxhunts serve merely as a warmup to the British attack on the Redan, a fortification guarding Sebastopol. The British attack, when it does come, is ill planned and ill advised and ends in total disaster and Crossman ......more
 
 
     
Assegai - Limited Signed Edition.
by  Wilbur Smith  
Publisher Macmillan
Published Date 3 April 2009
ISBN 9780230742642
Signed   First Edition   First Printing   Limited Edition
£30.00

Hardback book in dustjacket within slipcase. First edition first printing. LIMITED EDITION Signed by the author directly on numbered limitation page. Fine/fine new unread condition.
It is 1913 and ex-soldier turned professional big game hunter, Leon Courtney, is in British East Africa guiding rich and powerful men from America and Europe on safaris in the Masai tribe territories. One of his clients, German industrialist Count Otto Von Meerbach, has a company which builds aircraft and vehicles for the Kaiser's burgeoning army. But Leon had not bargained for falling passionately in love with Eva, the Count's beautiful and enigmatic mistress. Just prior to the outbreak of World ......more

 
 
     
A Time to Die
by  Wilbur Smith  
Publisher William Heinemann
Published Date 1989
ISBN 0434714208
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£69.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Signed by Wilbur Smith directly on the title page in black pen. VG/VG+. Spine has some lean. No previous owner inscriptions. Some bumping to spine ends. Not price-clipped - shows price of 12.95.
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A Sparrow Falls
by  Wilbur Smith  
Publisher William Heinemann
Published Date May 1977
ISBN 434714100
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£139.99

Hardback book in dustjacket. Very good/Very good used condition. No previous owner inscriptions. Signed by Wilbur Smith directly on the title page in black pen. Book was signed at an event in Newbury to promote his latest book The Quest.  Book has slight bumping to corners and spine ends. Small dust mark to edge of lower page block. No spine lean. Dustjacket is not price-clipped and shows price of £4.75. Dustjacket has some bumping and slight loss to corners. Creasing and a few small closed tears to dustjacket edges and closed tears/slight loss at spine ends. A nice copy of a scarce Wilbur Smith title.
 

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A Shot Rolling Ship
by  David Donachie  
Publisher Allison and Busby
Published Date 26 September 2005
ISBN 0749082410
First Edition   First Printing  
£7.99
Hardback in dustjacket. Near fine/near fine used condition. Not price-clipped - shows price of 18.99. No previous owner inscriptions.
Synopsis
Pressed into King George's Navy for the second time in a month, John Pearce and his Pelicans find themselves working aboard HMS Brazen. But Pearce must find a way off the ship to rescue his ailing father from the dangers of revolutionary Paris....more
 
 
     
A Falcon Flies
by  Wilbur Smith  
Publisher William Heinemann
Published Date 1980
ISBN 434714127
First Edition   First Printing  
£159.99

Hardback book in dustjacket. VG/VG. Not price-clipped - shows price of £6.95. Signed by Wilbur Smith directly on the title page. Dustjacket has rubbing to edges and small loss to corners. One small hole/loss to dustjackt at rear towards the top. Book has no previous owner inscriptions. Tanning to page edges. Slight foxing to free endpapers.
Synopsis
Set on a trader on the South Atlantic, on the fever-ridden shores of the Indian Ocean and in the Eden of the unexplored interior of Africa this wide-sweeping novel describes the Ballantyne family's first conquest of the untamed land of Africa.

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1356
by  Bernard Cornwell  
Publisher HarperCollins
Published Date 27 September 2012
ISBN 9780007331840
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£19.99
Hardback in dustjacket. First edition/first printing. Very fine new unread condition. Signed by Bernard Cornwell directly on the title page.
Product Description
Go with God and Fight Like the Devil. A fascinating hero and the pursuit of a sword with mythical power - this is the remarkable new novel by Britain's master storyteller, which culminates at the Battle of Poitiers in 1356. The Hundred Years War rages on and the bloodiest battles are yet to be fought. Across France, towns are closing their gates, the crops are burning and the country stands alert to danger. The English army, victorious at the Battle of Crecy and led by the Black Prince, is invading again and the French ......more
 
 
     
A Sparrow Falls
by  Wilbur Smith  
Publisher William Heinemann
Published Date 1977
ISBN 434714100
First Edition   First Printing  
£139.99

Hardback book in dustjacket. Near fine/VG. Book is not price-clipped - shows price of £4.75. Book in excellent condition - no previous owner inscriptions. Dustjacket is in very nice condition apart from some fairly heavy foxing. Signed by the author directly on the title page.
 

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