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Stories.

By: BUCHAN, JOHN.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2008

Seller ID: 8730

Condition: As New


xxi, 358 pp.; 8vo; cloth in slipcase; still in original shrinkwrap; illustrations by Nick Hardcastle.This edition follows the text of the three volume 'Complete Short Stories' published by Thistle Publishing in 1996. Written between 1894 and 1934, John Buchan's short stories present him as a masterful storyteller, weaving his remarkable personal experiences and interests as a traveller, war correspondent, politician and classical scholar int his tales of suspense. In the 18 stories collected here, fans will find his signature hair-raising action, alongside more mysterious, even uncanny... View more info

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Sir Walter Scott : 1882-1932, A Centenary Address; A Forgotten Antiquary.

By: BUCHAN, JOHN; WILLIAM C. VAN ANTWERP.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 1932

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8922

Condition: Near Fine condition


300 copies printed by Johnck & Seeger. 8 & 27 pp.; bound in green paper over boards and half morocco back, spine lettered in gilt; facsimile of Walter Scott manuscript page tipped-in; three plate illustrations including a portrait of Joseph Train from a silhoutte, photographs of shoes worn by Scott and the Train Memorial Tablet. Toning to paste-downs near hinges from binding glue, hint of fading to spine.The Antiquary being Joseph Train, collector of Scottish ballads, poems, etc., and longtime correspondent with Scott. View more info