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REQUIEM
by  Robyn Young  
Publisher Hodder and Stoughton
Published Date 16 October 2008
ISBN 9780340921401
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£14.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Very fine/very fine new unread condition. Signed by the author directly on the page.
Synopsis
1295 AD. The Christian empire in the Holy Land lies in ruins. Returning to Paris, Templar Knight Will Campbell is at a crossroads. He has sworn to uphold the principles of the Anima Templi, a secret brotherhood within the Order whose aim is peace - but peace seems ever more impossible. The Temple has forged an alliance with Will's enemy, King Edward of England, vowing to help him wage war on Scotland. This pact against his homeland strikes at the core of Will's faith and allegiances, while his growing estrangement from his daughter, Rose, leads her into a ......more
 
 
     
Ramage and the Renegades
by  Dudley Pope  
Publisher Secker and Warburg
Published Date 1981
ISBN 0436377411
First Edition   First Printing  
£8.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. First editiion first printing. VG+/VG+ used condition. Neatly price-clipped - with replacement price sticker. Slight bumping at the top of the spine. Slight fading to red writing on spine. No previous owner inscriptions.
Synopsis
With the Treaty of Amiens signed, Nelson's navy relaxes its guard but Captain Ramage suspects Nelson of trickery. Admiralty orders are to survey a small island off the coast of Brazil so Ramage sails the "Calypso" into the island's only anchorage and into more danger than he has ever faced before. ...more
 
 
     
Ramage and the Dido
by  Dudley Pope  
Publisher Secker and Warburg
Published Date 1989
ISBN 0436377586
First Edition   First Printing  
£9.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. First edition first printing. Not price-clipped - shows price of £11.95. Vg+/Vg+. Some tanning to page edges. No previous owner inscriptions
Synopsis
This is Dudley Pope's 18th novel to feature Nicholas Ramage and it is set in the West Indies where Captain Lord Nicholas Ramage, the youngest captain of a ship of the line since Nelson, brings his old crew to a new command against the French in Martinique. ...more
 
 
     
RAGE
by  Wilbur Smith  
Publisher William Heinemann
Published Date 1987
ISBN 0434714186
First Edition   First Printing  
£19.99
Fine/fine. Exceptional copy of this Wilbur Smith title. No spine lean, no previous owner inscriptions, not price-clipped - shows price of £11.95 net. Beautiful glossy dustjacket with no fading to the spine. Truly a copy for the collector
Synopsis
Its 1952. Bitterly divided by the struggles of their native land, the Courtney family empire has come to dominate the lives of all South Africans, white and black alike. But revolution is in the air and Shasa Courtney finds he must choose between his ideals and the quest for power. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ...more
 
 
     
Race of Scorpions
by  Dorothy Dunnett  
Publisher Michael Joseph
Published Date 1989
ISBN 0718132092
First Edition   First Printing  
£11.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. First edition first printing. Near fine/near fine. Not price-clipped - shows price of £12.95. No previous owner inscriptions.
Synopsis
This is the third book in the "House of Niccolo" series. Set in 15th-century Cyprus, this novel continues the saga of Nicholas van der Poel, international mercenary who started out as a dyer's apprentice, as he plays for the highest stakes with the greatest super-powers in Europe. ...more
 
 
     
Quarterdeck
by  Julian Stockwin  
Publisher Hodder and Stoughton
Published Date 11 October 2004
ISBN 0340832177
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£8.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Near fine/near fine used condition. Signed directly on the title page by Julian Stockwin. Not price-clipped - shows price of £16.99. A couple of small marks to the foredge page block
Synopsis
Aboard the old 64-gun ship, Kydd comes to doubt he will ever match up to the high-born gentlemen officers. The frontier town of Halifax, which is also home to a British prince of the blood, provides a welcome diversion. Meanwhile, the young United States is in dispute with revolutionary France, the Quasi War, and Kydd finds himself in the USS Constellation in the heady days of the birth of the American Navy. On his return to Halifax, Kydd surmounts more ......more
 
 
     
Praetorian
by  Simon Scarrow  
Publisher Headline
Published Date 10 November 2011
ISBN 978-0755353774
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£18.99
Hardback in dustjacket. Signed by the author directly on the title page. Very fine/very fine brand new.
Product Description
The brand new thrilling Roman adventure from the bestselling author of THE LEGION and THE GLADIATOR.
The city of Rome in AD 50 is a dangerous place. Treachery lurks on every corner, and a shadowy Republican movement, 'the Liberators', has spread its tentacles wide. It is feared that the heart of the latest plot lies in the ranks of the Praetorian Guard. Uncertain of whom he can trust, the Imperial Secretary Narcissus summons to Rome two courageous men guaranteed to be loyal to the grave: army veterans Prefect Cato and Centurion Macro.
Tasked ......more
 
 
     
Power of the Sword.
by  Wilbur Smith  
Publisher William Heinemann
Published Date 28 April 1986
ISBN 0434714178
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£57.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Vg-/VG. Signed by Wilbur Smith directly on title page in black pen (see picture)Some page tanning. Some spine lean. Price-clipped. No previous owner inscriptions.
Synopsis
Half-brothers and blood enemies, Manfred and Shasa Courtney are caught up in a savage war to seize the sword of power in their land. The story follows them through two decades of South African history, telling of their rivalry in a deadly struggle....more
 
 
     
Power of the Sword.
by  Wilbur Smith  
Publisher William Heinemann
Published Date 28 April 1986
ISBN 0434714178
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£69.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Vg+/VG+. Signed by Wilbur Smith directly on the title page in black pen (see picture). Not price-clipped- shows price of £10.95. A few marks to top page edges. No previous owner inscriptions.
Synopis
Half-brothers and blood enemies, Manfred and Shasa Courtney are caught up in a savage war to seize the sword of power in their land. The story follows them through two decades of South African history, telling of their rivalry in a deadly struggle....more
 
 
     
Pompeii
by  Robert Harris  
Publisher Hutchinson
Published Date 4 September 2003
ISBN 9780091779252
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£18.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Fine/fine new unread condition. Signed by the author directly on the title page.
Engineer Marcus Attilius Primus has taken charge of the Aqua Augusta, the aqueduct which brings water to a quarter of a million people. His predecessor has disappeared. When a crisis strikes the Augusta's main line, Attilus discovers that there are forces which even the Roman Empire can't control.
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Passage to Mutiny
by  Alexander Kent  
Publisher Hutchinson
Published Date 1976
ISBN 0091263301
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£49.00
Hardback book in dustjacket. Near Fine/VG-. Dustjacket has bumping/small closed tears to corners. There is a small closed tear at the top of the spine and another on the corner at the top of the rear inside flap. The edge of the front inside flap is creased along the edge. Signed by Douglas Reeman as Alexander Kent directly on the title page.
Synopsis
It is October 1789, in New South Wales. Into Sydney, capital of Britain's infant colony, sails the frigate Tempest. She is one of His Majesty's ships employed in policing the new southern trade routes. Her captain is Richard Bolitho, who hopes to be ordered home to England. Instead, he is despatched on a mission to the islands of the ......more
 
 
     
Monsoon.
by  Wilbur Smith  
Publisher Macmillan
Published Date March 1999
ISBN 0333637712
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£99.99

First Edition first printing. Hardback book in dustjacket. VG+/VG- used condition. Dustjacket has a 2cm closed tear to rear top corner of dustjacket.. Signed by Wilbur Smith directly on the title page in black pen (see picture). Not price-clipped - shows price of £17.99. No previous owner inscriptions. Spine good and straight. Some creasing to dustjacket edges.
A Hal Courtney adventure.

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Men of Men.
by  Wilbur Smith  
Publisher William Heinemann
Published Date 1981
ISBN 434714135
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£89.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Signed by Wilbur Smith directly on the title page in black pen (see picture). Vg-/VG-. Some page tanning. Some bumping to dustjacket corners. Slight spine lean. Some fading to colour of dustjacket on spine. Four small closed tears to dustjacket at spine ends. Not price-clipped - shows price of £7.95. No previous owner inscriptions.
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Martyr
by  Rory Clements  
Publisher John Murray
Published Date 11 June 2009
ISBN 9781848540774
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£14.99

Hardback book in dustjacket. First edition first printing. Signed by the author directly on the title page. Very fine/very fine new unread condition.<br>
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 avenge her. Tensions in Elizabeth I's government are at breaking point. At the eye of the storm is John Shakespeare, chief intelligencer in the secret service of Sir Francis Walsingham. When an intercept reveals a plot to assassinate England's 'sea dragon', Francis Drake, Shakespeare is ordered to protect him. With Drake on land fitting out his ships, he is frighteningly vulnerable. ......more

 
 
     
Man of Honour
by  Iain Gale  
Publisher HarperCollins
Published Date 2 July 2007
ISBN 978-0007201068
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£12.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Fine/fine new unread condition. Signed by the author directly on the title page.
Synopsis
'Man of Honour' is the first in a stunning new series from respected military historian, Iain Gale, perfect for all fans of Sharpe. Meet Lieutenant Jack Steel - gentleman, soldier, hero. Upper Bavaria, 1704, the British army, illustrious and fresh from victory, stands proudly to attention, ready to fight for honour and glory. Their enemy is Louis XIV of France, the self-styled Sun King, a meglomaniac intent on possessing all Europe. At the head of his company stands Lieutenant Jack Steel, admired by his men, the finest infantry in Queen Anne's army. Much ......more
 
 
     
Lustrum- Signed Limited Edition in Slipcase.
by  Robert Harris  
Publisher Hutchinson
Published Date 1 October 2009
ISBN n/a
Signed   First Edition   First Printing   Limited Edition
£35.00

Hardback limited edition in slipcase. Very fine new unread condition - still sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap. Signed by the author on a numbered limitation page.
Product Description 63 BC, the year when Cicero is consul. Most of his time in office is devoted to uncovering and thwarting a violent conspiracy to overthrow the state, ostensibly led by Crassus and a group of disaffected senators. Underlying this is the great rivalry between Cicero and Caesar, who represent two different types of ambition: one orthodox, the other revolutionary. As Caesar's power grows Cicero must face the inevitable compromises that come from holding power - is it justifiable to use ......more

 
 
     
Lords of the North
by  Bernard Cornwell  
Publisher HarperCollins
Published Date 22 May 2006
ISBN 0007219687
First Edition   First Printing  
£8.99

Hardback book in dustjacket. Book and dustjacket in near fine read once very carefully condition. 
Book Description
The third book in the Uhtred series. The Lords of the North’ is a powerful story of betrayal, romance and struggle, set in an England of turmoil, upheaval and glory. Uhtred, a Northumbrian raised as a Viking, a man without lands, a warrior without a country, has become a splendid heroic figure.

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Lords of the Bow
by  Conn Iggulden  
Publisher HarperCollins
Published Date 7 January 2008
ISBN 9780007201761
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£14.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. First edition first printing. Signed by the author directly on the title page.
Synopsis
The brand new novel from the No.1 bestselling author of Emperor, his series on Julius Caesar. The second in the bestselling new Conqueror series on Genghis Khan, it is a wonderful, epic story which Conn Iggulden brings brilliantly to life. The gathering of the tribes of the Mongols has been a long time in coming but finally, triumphantly, Temujin of the Wolves, Genghis Khan, is given the full accolade of the overall leader and their oaths. Now he can begin to meld all the previously warring people into one army, one nation. But the task Genghis has set himself ......more
 
 
     
Last Stand at Majuba Hill
by  John Wilcox  
Publisher Headline
Published Date 1 January 2007
ISBN 0755327187
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£23.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Signed directly on the title page by the author. Very fine/very fine new unread condition.
Synopsis
This classic military adventure will delight fans of Cornwell and Mallinson, as Wilcox takes the reader into the mind of a soldier at his finest hour...In the fight for South Africa, who will be the first to fall? The year is 1881, and General George Pomeroy-Colley, commander of the British forces in Natal, is planning to stamp out a rebellion. He is convinced the Transvaal Boers -- mere farmers -- can pose no serious threat, but before he can advance into unknown terrain, he needs reliable information. He calls on former army captain Simon Fonthill. A ......more
 
 
     
Kydd
by  Julian Stockwin  
Publisher Hodder and Stoughton
Published Date 2001
ISBN 0340794739
First Edition   First Printing  
£9.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. VG+/VG+ read once condition. Not price-clipped shows price of £12.99. Some creasing to book and dustjacket at the top of the spine. Some bumping to corners.
Synopsis
Thomas Paine Kydd, a young wig-maker from Guildford, is seized and taken across the country to be part of the crew of the ninety-eight-gun line-of-battle ship Duke William. The ship sails immediately and Kydd has to learn the harsh realities of shipboard life fast. ...more
 
 
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