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The Official Guide to Dunstable and District with Local Directory : 1940-1941

By: N/A

Price: £85.00

Publisher: 1940

Edition: War Edition

Seller ID: 067085

Condition: Reading Copy


Wartime edition of the ever popular Guide and Directory for the Bedfordshire Town and surrounds. Stapled (rusty) booklet in somewhat tatty paper wraps. Generally a clean, glossy copy with some pages dog-eared. Contains a host of local advertisers and facts and figures. The street directory lists the numbers of the houses along with the main occupant. Lists include Mayors, Borough Magistrates, JPs, Clubs, Schools, Local Institutions etc. 159 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Mystery of the Duchess of Malfi

By: Amendola, Barbara Banks

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Sutton Publishing, Limited: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005502

ISBN: 0750928409

Condition: Near Fine


A compelling biography in which the author unravels the facts behind the fiction to reveal a powerful tale of deceit, betrayal, and treachery. Her book will appeal to anyone intrigued to discover the real story behind a drama which has captivated audiences for nearly four hundred years. Clean, crisp copy in unclipped jacket - 250 pages including an index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Pocket World Facts

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Basingstoke, Hampshire, Automobile Association: 2000

Edition: Revised and Reprinted

Seller ID: 012822

ISBN: 074952376X

Condition: Near Fine


Pocket encyclopedia. Clean, unread copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Unsolved Mysteries

By: Anon

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Collins Educational: 1996

Seller ID: 020746

ISBN: 0003022447

Condition: Very Good


Weird and wonderful facts. A very good, clean copy of this book in the Collins Fact Finder series. 31 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Warbirds Worldwide: Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress/Special Edition

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, Warbirds International: 1990

Seller ID: 065140

ISBN: 1870601173

Condition: As New


Contents include: - the History and Restoration of the Confederation Air Force Arizona Wing's B-17G Sentimental Journey; The Restoration of the B-17, the rebuild controversy surrounding the name and the facts on this interesting fort; Filming of the Memphis Belle; Flying the B-17 Flying Fortress - Fuddy Duddy; A Brief look at the Imperial War Museum B-17 restoration; etc As new copy of this magazine. 46 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Conran Directory of Design

By: Bayley, Stephen (editor)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Octopus Conran: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043995

ISBN: 1850290059

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED by the art director of Conran Octopus - Douglas Wilson with his card pasted onto front endpaper. Comprehensive reference work which offers a guide to the history of well-designed consumer goods of the last hundred years each of which combines the essential facts, and offers an analysis of the significant features and an assessment of the subjects contribution to the development of design. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 255 pages including index. Illustrated with colour & b.w. photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Guide to the Pattern : The Top Races Of The Flat Season

By: Bennett, David ( Edited By )

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, The Sporting Life: 1988

Seller ID: 065259

ISBN: 0901091103

Condition: Near Fine


Published in association with the Jockey Club. Facts and figures from the previous six years. Clean, bright booklet which appears unread - 72 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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St Albans Directory: What was it?, Where was it?, When was it? : an A-Z of St Albans Place-Names over 2000 Years

By: Billings, Tony

Price: £18.00

Publisher: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, Tony Billings: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062471

ISBN: 0950880361

Condition: Very Good


Detailed list of dates and other brief facts about the vast number of historical place-names in the Hertfordshire City. Clean, bright booklet - 57 pages plus ix pages of a select St. Albans bibliography. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Examination Notes in Psychiatry

By: Bird, Jonathan; Harrison, Glynn

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Bristol, Avon, Wright: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 040888

ISBN: 0723608725

Condition: Good


Contains a wealth of information compressed into one small volume, presented in the form of definitions, key facts, and d lists, covering in one text all of the subjects needed for the examination MRCPsych or equivalent A good clean secondhand paperback. Light reading creases to spine. Previous owner's name inside front cover. 348 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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London's Epping Forest

By: Brimble, James A.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The Walthamstow Press: 1957

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 047380

Condition: Good


This 1950's second large printing contains additional plates to the first edition, some in colour as well as providing a guide to the Forest covering the historical facts and legends and also depicting in full the animal and bird life, with careful descriptions and excellent maps. Bump to top corners of both boards and pages else a good clean hardback in dustwrapper which is tatty showing signs of wear and tear and minor losses. 176 pages including index. View more info

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Harbottle's Dictionary of Battles

By: Bruce, George

Price: £10.50

Publisher: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, Granada Publishing: 1979

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 056449

ISBN: 0246111038

Condition: Very Good


Offers the key facts to all the major battles fought in the world. Clean, square hardback in a d/w showing slight shelfwear - 303 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Little Apple Book

By: Budd, Mavis

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Loughton, Essex, Piatkus: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039504

ISBN: 0861882539

Condition: Very Good


Delightful collection of facts, recipes and tips devoted to one of the most popular and delicious fruits in the world. Clean, small hardback in pictorial laminated boards - 60 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Coffee : A Drink for the Devil

By: Chrystal, Paul

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Amberley Publishing: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063645

ISBN: 1445648393

Condition: As New


Brings together the facts and ephemera relating to this globally crucial beverage, examining its origins and the stories of its discovery, its production and its growing popularity over time. Clean, unread copy - 96 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Collins' Arithmetical Table Book

By: Collins

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Collins Clear Type Press:

Seller ID: 031414

Condition: Good


A list of mathematical rules and facts - covering such topics as the rules of arithmetic; British coins (all listed are imperial); mensuration; weights and measures; tables etc. Undated. 48 page booklet in sewn paper wraps. View more info

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Contract Bridge for Beginners

By: Culbertson, Josephine

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1950

Edition: Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 056319

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition designed to explain the fundamental facts controlling the correct way to play contract bridge. Internally clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 195 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Who Did That?

By: Curtis, J.C.R. & Curle, Muriel A.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons:

Seller ID: 064753

Condition: Very Good


Miniature reference book. A Dictionary of Deeds, Discoveries, Inventions, Facts, Dates, Occurrences and Foundation. 148 pages. Endpapers have darkened, else a very good clean copy. View more info

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Dictionary of Chemistry

By: Daintith, John

Price: £27.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Facts On File Inc.,U.S.: 2005

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 026477

ISBN: 0816056498

Condition: As New


Revised and expanded edition containing more than 3,000 cross-referenced entries that explain, clearly and concisely, the most frequently used terms in modern chemistry. Still in shrink wrap. Next post dispatch from GB. 1 only. View more info

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British Railway Journeys

By: Dakers, Caroline

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057268

ISBN: 0947795456

Condition: As New


Solves the mysteries of the passing landscape and draws ones attention to unexpected facts, past and present about the places one sees. Covers Paddington to the West; King's Cross to the North; Victoria & Waterloo to the South; and Euston to the Midlands & North-West. Clean, bright copy in illustrated laminated boards - 528 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Unholy Babylon : Secret History of Saddam's War

By: Darwish, Adel; Alexander, Gregory

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1991

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 031503

ISBN: 0575050543

Condition: Very Good


Discloses a multitude of startling facts about the role of the West in Saddam's war whilst asking some very pertinent questions. Clean, bright large format paperback - 335 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Joan of Arc and Her Secret Missions

By: de Sermoise, Pierre

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Ltd: 1973

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 065258

ISBN: 070914105X

Condition: Very Good


An objective analysis of the facts, based on exhaustive research, which proves conclusively that Joan was of royal blood, and was not burned at the stake. Translated by Jennifer Taylor. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 251 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info