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Image for Disegni Lombardi dal XV al XVIII secolo.

Disegni Lombardi dal XV al XVIII secolo.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Milan, Edizioni Inaz-Paghe:

Seller ID: 035709

Condition: Very Good


Introduction by Giovanni Testori. TEXT IN ITALIAN. Illustrated with 64 plates - some in colour. A very good clean copy. View more info

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Gardeners' World Flower of the Moment: A Month-by-month Guide to the Best 100 Flowering Plants

By: N/A

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, BBC Book Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037390

ISBN: 0563534141

Condition: Fine


Introduced by Alan Titchmarsh. Beautiful colour photographs throughout. A month by month guide to the best 100 flowering plants. View more info

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Buckinghamshire County Handbook

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The County Associations:

Seller ID: 042791

Condition: Good


A booklet detailing the history of the county of Buckinghamshire. Illustrated with black and white photographs throughout. 88 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Severn Valley Railway News Issues No 100-108 Autumn 1991-Autumn1993

By: N/A

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Severn Valley Railway Company:

Seller ID: 047777

Condition: Very Good


All issues between Autumn 1991 and Autumn 1993. The issues have been bound in a green leatherette folder. Each magazine is in excellent condition. Illustrated with b/w photographs and articles. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Christian Messenger - A Magazine for Altar and Hearth Volume III of the New Series

By: N/A

Price: £42.50

Publisher: London, Thomas Mitchell: 1899

Seller ID: 048037

Condition: Very Good


Victorian Christian magazine - includes articles entitled:- Can we be happy though poor; Captain Webb - the Soldier Preacher; Clear Voice from the Pulpit of St. Paul's; David Hill - Saint and Missionary etc. Illustrated with b/w engravings. 380 pages. A couple of minor marks to margins of last few pages. Gift inscription on front endpaper. A very good copy. View more info

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The Mirror: Periodical Paper Published at Edinburgh in the Years 1779 & 1780 Volume III

By: N/A

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Taylor & Hessey: 1809

Seller ID: 048247

Condition: Reading Copy


This is Volume III only. Described as a reading copy because of cracking and loss to leather along spine strip edge and rear board. Otherwise a good clean copy. Contents include:- Letter from Timothy Shuttleworth stating his difficulties in reading newspapers; Dinner at Mr Melfort's - hard drinking. Mr Umphraville's reflection on modern manners; The effect of difficulty in attainment to heighten our keenness in pursuit; Letter from John Hearty giving an account of his sufferings from n extreme propensity to friendship. etc. View more info

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London Statistics 1928-30 Vol XXXIV

By: N/A

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, London County Council: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048284

Condition: Reading Copy


Ex-library copy with small bookplate to front endpaper. Wear and minor loss to cloth at spine ends. Internally text block is very clean. Binding is square and tight. 506 pages including index. Illustrated with colour maps some fold-out. Statistics of the Administrative County of London, and of public services carried on therein; together with certain statistics of adjacent districts. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Hackney History Volume 4

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Friends of Hackney Archives: 1998

Seller ID: 048377

Condition: Very Good


In this issue:- Hackney and the beginnings of nonconformity; Shirly Hibberd -Stoke Newington's Forgotten Gardener; The Victorian Values of Dr. Tripe; Shoreditch Town Hall; Casella - the London Progress of a Scientific Instrument-Making Company. A very good clean magazine style soft cover. 48pages. B/W illustrations. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Survey Into Progress of Maladjusted Pupils

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Inner London Education Authority: 1965

Seller ID: 048737

Condition: Very Good


The results of a 19 month survey commissioned to investigate the progress of maladjusted pupils in special schools and classes and covering an assessment of initial status of pupils, assessments of progress, predictions of future progress, attitudes to school or class, transfers and leavers. Previous owner's name on front cover else a very good clean copy. 127 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Other Door

By: A Gentleman with a Duster

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Mills and Boon: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031165

Condition: Very Good


A novel which takes as its chief characters the world of distinguished people at the head of the nation - including the great lady of South Street; the eminent K.C. who earns a princely income defending murderers and the gay and roistering sporting Lord whose heart is always landing him in trouble. A very good, clean tight copy bound in brown cloth boards with black lettering. 818pp + adverts. View more info

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From Spring to Fall or When Life Stirs

By: A Son of the Marshes, Owen, J.A. [editor]

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, William Blackwood: 1894

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 045170

Condition: Good


Victorian nature book which in which the author observes wildlife in the countryside of Surrey and Sussex. 244 pages. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Spine strip darkened. Some foxing to page edges but text block is generally clean, binding square and tight. A good copy. View more info

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Pride and His Prisoners

By: A. L. O. E. (Tucker, Charlotte Marie)

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1888

Seller ID: 024206

Condition: Good


'A tale for the young, partly allegorical, to show the fatal effects of pride on character and happiness'. Green boards with embossing and gilt decoration and lettering to cover and spine. Some edgewear to edges and spine ends. 275 pages plus publisher's catalogue. View more info

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Studying Strategies: Teacher's Book (Strategies 4)

By: Abbs, B; Freebairn, I; Clegg, J; Whitney, N

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Harlow, Essex, Longman: 1989

Edition: Eighth Impression

Seller ID: 015704

ISBN: 0582516862

Condition: Good


84 pages including index of writing tasks. View more info

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Distant Thunder: A Photographic Essay on the American Civil War

By: Abell, Sam; Pohanka, Brian C.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, USA, Thomasson-Grant: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034080

ISBN: 0934738351

Condition: Near Fine


Photographic memorial to the men of the civil war, paired with archival photographs of the soldiers, camp life, and the aftermath of battle. A clean, crisp copy in dustjacket which shows signs of light shelfwear. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Parnell Tragedy

By: Abels, Jules

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043133

Condition: Very Good


First complete biography for thirty years of the man who was the most powerful leader Ireland ever had. Brings fresh insight and immediacy to the story of Parnell, and the friends and enemies, public and private, who worked for or against him and grieved or rejoiced at his downfall. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 408 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Twenty-One Days in India or the Tour of Sir Ali Baba KCB & the Teapot Series

By: Aberigh-Mackay George R.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, W. Thacker & Co: 1914

Edition: Ninth Edition

Seller ID: 008118

Condition: Very Good


A very good clean copy bound in olive green boards with gilt lettering and decoration. Gilt top edge. Bottom corners bumped. Ninth edition with new illustrations and elucidations. A selection of articles originally published in Vanity Fair which take a light-hearted look at the Indian scene. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Proust. Collection Genies et Realites

By: Adam, Antoine et al

Price: £27.50

Publisher: France, Libraries Hachette: 1967

Seller ID: 031280

Condition: Near Fine


Clean bright copy with a glassine dustjacket presented in a slightly sunned but otherwise very good slipcase. Text in French. Illustrated throughout with 8 tipped-in colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations. A most attractive copy. 289pp + list of illustrations etc. View more info

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James Dean: Portrait of Cool

By: Adams, Leigh

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Blake: 2004

Seller ID: 036962

ISBN: 1857825918

Condition: Near Fine


Offers a unique and subtly revealing portrait of the actor, including photographs from the sets of his films and also rare photographs taken by the actor himself. A clean, crisp copy in unclipped jacket. Appears unread. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. 223 pages. Next post UK dispatch View more info

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Automatic Weaving

By: Aitken, J. B.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Manchester, England, Columbine Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028356

Condition: Very Good +


Describes the various types of weaving and ancillary machinery available at the time. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w which shows slightest wear & tear. Company stamp to ffep. 150 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Wait for the Dawn

By: Albrand, Martha

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041645

Condition: Very Good


The story of Christine, a woman who has grown up in a country ravaged by war and dissension and who has learnt to rely on no-one but herself, but whose love for Victor a reckless and successful financier, awakens her to life. A very good clean hardback in very good unclipped dustwrapper. 256 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info