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The Convenient Marriage

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $3.95

Publisher: London, Pan Books: 1965

Seller ID: 005118

Condition: Good


Reading copy. Spine creased, slanted, front cover has tears at top and bottom of spine, some edge wear and rubbing, some chipping at top and base of spine. Pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. "London in the 'Age of Elegance' - a charming, wicked, rakish place. Miss Lizzie Winwood, of an aristocratic but chronically penniless family, is to marry the Earl of Rule - for the 'convenience' of his great wealth. But Miss Winwood's affections lie elsewhere; ho... View more info

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Charity Girl

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co: 1970

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 005391

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Spine slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear, a little browning but text is clean and unmarked. Jacket shows some edge wear and a little chipping, some darkening. A nice copy. "The Viscount thought he had seldom seen a more pathetic picture. Not only was Cherry Steane's countenance woebegone, but the shoes and the hem of the duffle cloak she wore were sadly muddied. She looked to be hot, tired and despairing. Cherry succeeded in mastering her agitation. 'I b... View more info

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My Lord John

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $27.50

Publisher: London, Bodley Head: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006324

ISBN: 0370105923

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Spine slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear. Jacket in new Brodart, some edge wear primarily along spine and flaps with a little chipping at top and bottom of the folds. A couple of small creases and closed tears. This is a review copy with the Canadian distributor's book plate pasted onto the front end paper. An attractive copy. "John, Duke of Bedford -- very human, immensely powerful, intensely virile -- he is an unforgettable figure in England's most tur... View more info

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Charity Girl

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $31.00

Publisher: Toronto, Bodley Head: 1970

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 006405

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


First Canadian edition, 254 pp, orange cloth with gold lettering on spine. Spine slightly slanted, just a bit of edge wear. Jacket in protective Brodart, minor edge wear with a little chipping at top and base of spine and a couple small, nearly closed tears. A little rubbing, spine sunned, price sticker near top of front inside flap. An attractive copy. "The Viscount thought he had seldom seen a more pathetic picture. Not only was Cherry Steane's countenance woe... View more info

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Cousin Kate

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Toronto, Bodley Head: 1968

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 006406

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


First Canadian Edition, 318 pp, red cloth with gold lettering on spine. Spine slightly slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear, small store sticker at bottom of front end paper. Jacket in protective wraps, spine sunned, some edge wear and creasing primarily along top and bottom edges with some small, mostly closed tears along edges, prce clipped. A nice copy. "The sudden invitation to live with her Aunt Minerva at Staplewood came as a complete surprise to you... View more info

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Lady of Quality

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co: 1972

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 006909

Condition: Good


Spine slanted, a little chipping at top and base, corners bumped, a little edge wear, owner's sticker inside cover. Dampstain across base of spine to about 1/2" of the pastedowns. A good reading copy. "At 29, Annis Wychwood was considered a hopeless spinster by her neighbors in Bath. So when the beautiful and rich heiress decided to sponsor 17-year old Lucilla Carleton's "coming out," the town's social arbiters were shocked. After all, how could Ann... View more info

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The Unfinished Clue

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, E P Dutton: 1970

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 007175

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Reading copy. Ex-library with typical stamps and markings. Green cloth with black lettering, 246 pp. Spine a bit shaken and cocked, corners chipped, some edge wear, a little spotting to edges, tape residue to boards and end papers, back board starting to separate, black line inked across bottom edge. Text is clean and unmarked. Jacket in new Brodart, moderate edge wear with some chipping at corners, 1" chip at base of spine, 1" tear from base of front flap, some ... View more info

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They Found Him Dead

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1970

Seller ID: 007398

Condition: Good


Spine a bit creased and slanted with the bottom 1" missing, minor edge wear and rubbing, reading crease, crease across upper right corner, single hole punched in back cover. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid reading copy. "The first death looked accidental. The second was as obvious as a murder could be. And now her fiance had narrowly escaped two potentially fatal 'accidents.' A horrified thought crept into Patricia Allison's mind - would ... View more info

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Why Shoot a Butler?

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Books: 1986

Seller ID: 007486

ISBN: 0425093239

Condition: Good


Spine somewhat creased, rolled, corners worn, a little edge wear and rubbing, light reading crease. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. A writer of many talents, Georgette Heyer was known for her mystery novels as well as historical fiction and Regency romances. "Why Shoot a Butler?" was her second mystery. "The new heir to Norton Manor discovered the difficulty of keeping decent help when the butler got murdered on his night o... View more info

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Faro's Daughter

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Pan Books: 1953

Edition: Twentieth Edition; 1st Pan printing

Seller ID: 007510

Condition: Good


Pan 234, 221 pp. Spine somewhat creased and rolled, reading and corner creases, some edge wear and darkening. Upper corner of front end paper has been torn out, pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. "No matter how well-bred she was, no matter how extenuating her circumstances, Deborah Grantham was nothing more than a gaming-house wench. Marriage with young Lord Mablethorpe was simply out of the question. His family would have to buy the hus... View more info

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Cotillion

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $10.80

Publisher: London, Pan Books: 1967

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 007517

Condition: Good


Pan M150, 334 pp. Spine somwwhat creased and rolled, minor edge wear and rubbing with a small tear at base of spine. Pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. "To Kitty, the conditions of her guardian's will were intolerable. She had to marry one of his nephews before she could inherit a tuppence -- and the only money she wanted was handsome Jack Westruther. He, however, made it quite clear that he would marry her only when he had sown his last w... View more info

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Envious Casca (Large Print)

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Thorndike, Maine, Thorndike Press: 1992

Edition: Large Print Edition

Seller ID: 007526

ISBN: 1560542772

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-library with stamp on title page, label on spine, and pocket inside back cover. Spine a bit cocked, corners bumped, slight edge wear, interior bright and clean. A nice copy of this large print edition. "It was a neat little murder, thought Inspector Hemingway - and quite the strangest of his career. For while the houseguests traded insults around the wassail bowl downstairs, the host lay in his bedroom stabbed to death. "At least four guests would hav... View more info

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They Found Him Dead

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $5.90

Publisher: London, Panther Books: 1961

Seller ID: 007603

Condition: Good


Panther Crime Circle (Aust) 1188, 203 pp. Spine creased, scuffed, slightly slanted, minor edge wear, scuffing and some creasing to covers, reading crease, some foxing along edges. Pages tanned but text is unaffected. A good reading copy. "The first death looked accidental. The second was as obvious as a murder could be. And now her fiance had narrowly escaped two potentially fatal 'accidents.' A horrified thought crept into Patricia Allison's mind - would her Jim... View more info

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The Unknown Ajax

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Harper Paperbacks: 1992

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 007623

ISBN: 0061004456

Condition: Good


Spine somewhat creased, rolled, a little edge wear and rubbing, light reading crease. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. "Making the best of a bad situation, Anthea Darricot was civil to her newly-met cousin Hugh-but barely. For Anthea, reduced to accepting the charity of irascible Lord Darricot, had been ordered to marry Hugh, recent heir to the Darricot fortune. Grandfather Darricot's plan seemed perfect-to Grandfather: Hugh, the offs... View more info

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False Colours

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $12.75

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co: 1967

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 007635

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Reddish brown cloth with gold lettering, 317 pp. Spine cocked, a bit sunned, corners bumped, a little edge wear. Interior clean and unmarked. A good reading copy. "Alike as two peas in a pod-and very mischievous- the Earl of Denville and his twin brother Kit. They had often posed as each other and no one, except Mama, ever guessed. But now Kit was playing the game for very high stakes. This brown-haired, grey-eyed girl before him was betrothed to his brother ... View more info

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The Corinthian

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1967

Edition: 27th Edition

Seller ID: 007641

Condition: Fair


Bantam SB4003, 202 pp. Spine somewhat creased, rolled, back cover has a tear going halfway up the spine from the base, reading crease, a little edge wear, some soiling. Pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. Reading copy. "In England's most elegant age, a beautifully daring young heiress enters into a game of dangerous deception and breathless romance. Beautiful Penelope Creed had known Piers Luttrell from childhood. They had early pledged their love to eac... View more info

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Death in the Stocks

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1980

Seller ID: 007792

ISBN: 055314085X

Condition: Very Good


Light reading crease, a little edge wear and rubbing, binding fairly tight. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. "A moonlight night. A sleeping village. And a corpse in evening dress - locked in the stocks on the green. So opens another superb Georgette Heyer murder story in which Superintendent Hannasyde sets out on the trail of a killer so cunning that even his phenomenal powers of detection are tested to their limit."; 6¾" - 7... View more info

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The Foundling

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 1968

Seller ID: 007833

Condition: Fair


Reading copy. No date listed but appears to have been printed in the late 1960s. Spine creased, rolled, some edge wear, chipping, cover creases. Spine is cracked through and part of the text block is detached, all pages being present. Light tanning but text is clear and unmarked. Reading copy. "Lady Harriet Presteigne had already been informed that she was expected to marry Gilly, the young Duke of Sale, her old friend and playmate. Unfortunately, the thought ha... View more info

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Pistols for Two

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1979

Seller ID: 007834

ISBN: 055311249X

Condition: Very Good


Slight spine slant, corners bumped, a little edge wear, binding fairly tight. Light yellowing but text is clean and unmarked. An attractive copy. A collection of 11 short stories, romance fiction set in Regency England by the mistress of regency romance. "An enchanted world of debutante balls, moonlit meetings and stolen kisses. A vanished world of great country houses and scandalous elopements. A frivolous world of sprightly schoolgirls, bored dandies, pret... View more info

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Why Shoot a Butler?

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $7.95

Publisher: London, Arrow Books: 2006

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 008163

ISBN: 0099493721

Condition: Good


Spine rolled, somewhat creased, a little edge wear and rubbing. Slight tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. A writer of many talents, Georgette Heyer was known for her mystery novels as well as historical fiction and Regency romances. "Why Shoot a Butler?" was her second mystery. "The new heir to Norton Manor discovered the difficulty of keeping decent help when the butler got murdered on his night off. But why would anyone shoot a ... View more info