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Image for The Transition From War To Peace Economy Report of the Delegation on Economic Depressions Part 1 [ 1943 First Printing ]

The Transition From War To Peace Economy Report of the Delegation on Economic Depressions Part 1 [ 1943 First Printing ]

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Geneva, League of Nations: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88845532

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing paperback , green covers with black titles to front and spine , authorised agents printed on back cover , No marks , no inscriptions , no tears , The book is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , bottom corners are creased,pages and text are clean and complete , covers are clean , nice copy . Sent well packaged We accept Paypal. We are a full time Independent bookseller established in... View more info

England is Here Selected Speeches and Writings of the Prime Ministers of England 1721-1943 Ediited By W L HANCHANT

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, John Lane the Bodley Head: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88845797

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , Book has owners bookplate and a prize inscription on front pastedown , rest is clear of inscriptions , no marks , no damage , is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , unfaded. , corners are sharp. all illustrations are present , includes calender of liberty , preface and introduction , in jacket that is not price-clipped, small loss top spine tip , all edges hav... View more info

Image for King and Country Selections from British War Speeches 1939-1940 [ 1940 First Printing ]

King and Country Selections from British War Speeches 1939-1940 [ 1940 First Printing ]

By: N/A

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Zodiac Books: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88845965

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in illustrated hard covers with titles to spine and front , no dust jacket , no marks , 1940 gift inscription to front endpaper , pages are clean and complete , slight page toning with age , no tears , book is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , unfaded. , corners are sharp , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in , double bubble-wrap and in a strong... View more info

Napoleon Banished the Journets to Elba and to St Helena Recorded in the Letters and Journal of Two British Naval Officers [ 1955 First Printing in Glassine d w ]

By: N/A

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Miniature Books the Roedale Press: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88845992

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , Book has neat inscription dated 1958 and owners bookplate to front pastedown , no marks , no damage , is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , clean , unfaded. , corners are sharp.pages are clean and complete, with all illustrations , in glassine jacket that is not faded , not price-clipped, various small chips missing to edges , not a remainder , not an ex-libr... View more info

Image for The Protection of Your Home Against Air Raids  1938 1st Printing

The Protection of Your Home Against Air Raids 1938 1st Printing

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Home Office: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88846195

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing softcover in cream paper covers , the staples are NOT rusty , first printing 1938 , a near fine copy , no inscriptions , all pages are unmarked and complete , all illustrations are present , 36 printed pages , super copy , just a small stain to front cover edge . not an ex-library copy . We accept Paypal .We have many similar titles in stock . All orders are sent well wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent b... View more info

Image for His Majesty's Minesweepers Prepared for the Admiralty By the Ministry of Information  1943

His Majesty's Minesweepers Prepared for the Admiralty By the Ministry of Information 1943

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, His Majesty's Stationery Office: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88846198

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing softcover in pictoral illustrated paper covers , first printing 1943 , almost fine copy , no marks , no inscriptions , fully illustrated with black and white photos , all pages are unmarked and complete , all illustrations are present , top half inch of spine has a closed tear , staples are rusty , looks good , not an ex-library copy . We accept Paypal .We have many similar titles in stock . All orders are sent well wrapped and in a st... View more info

Image for Second Report of the Commanding General of the U S Army Air Forces to the Secretary of War  February 27 1945

Second Report of the Commanding General of the U S Army Air Forces to the Secretary of War February 27 1945

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, His Majesty's Staionery Office: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88846200

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing softcover in paper covers , first UK printing 1945 , a complete copy , no inscriptions , all pages are unmarked and complete , all illustrations are present , corners a little curled , a few marks to back page , one small closed nick to back page , a nice copy , super copy . not an ex-library copy . We accept Paypal .We have many similar titles in stock . All orders are sent well wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Indep... View more info

Blackwood Tales of the Outposts Jobs of Work [ 1932 First Printing in Dustjacket ]

By: N/A

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88846591

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , comes with a Blackwood insert to order more of their books , a near fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no damage , is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , unfaded. , corners are sharp. pages are clean and complete, minor offsetting to endpapers , in near fine jacket that is faded to the spine , not price-clipped, minor wea... View more info

Blackwood Tales of the Outposts Tales of the Border [ 1933 Printing in Dustjacket ]

By: N/A

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88846592

Condition: Fine


First edition Second printing hardback in dust jacket , comes with a Blackwood insert to order more of their books , a near fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no damage , is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , unfaded. , corners are sharp. pages are clean and complete, minor offsetting to endpapers , in near fine jacket that is faded to the spine , not price-clipped, minor we... View more info

The Goodman of Paris A Treatise on Moral and Domestic Economy By a Citizen of Paris C. 1393 [ a Fine First Folio Society Printing ]

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847296

Condition: Fine


Folio Society hardback in slipcase , no dust jacket as issued , First printing a fine copy , green boards with gilt tiles to spine , picture on front , into by Eileen Power , index and illustrations , no inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , no spine lean , unfaded, corners are sharp , slipcase is also fine , no marks , not faded , super copy , A heavy book but no extra shipping will be asked for , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All order... View more info

The Leisure Hour 1871 a Family Journal of Instruction and Recreation [ Part Leather Bound Contains All Issues from 1871 ]

By: N/A

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, 1871

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847378

Condition: Very Good


A bound volume of issues from 1871 , complete , bound in vellum with red leather spine and corners , a bit grubby with age but not damaged . complete with all 12 illustrations , and index . Issues from January 7th 1871 to December 2nd 1871 . Pages are clean and complete , no inscriptions , toned with age . superb pictures of Niagra Falls , Cunard ship Scotia and Versailles during the Prussian occupation and others , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in , doub... View more info

Burlington Magazine Monograph 111 Georgian Art 1760-1820

By: N/A

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, B T Batsford: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847388

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in black hard covers with gilt titles to spine and peacock to front , no dust jacket , covers paintings , architecture and sculpture , ceramics and glase , metalwork , furniture , textiles and minor arts , small neat name and date 1938 on patterned endpaper , pages are clean and complete with all plates and colour frontpiece of George 3rd , no tears , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , covers a... View more info

Image for Our New Order or Hitler's ? a Selection By Phyllis Bottome  [ Penguin Special  Number S134  First Printing ]

Our New Order or Hitler's ? a Selection By Phyllis Bottome [ Penguin Special Number S134 First Printing ]

By: N/A

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847436

Condition: Fine


First printing 1943 , a nice complete copy , pages are toned with age , no tears , no marks , no inscriptions , not faded , spine creased , corners are sharp .Sent well packaged . Many more vintage first printing paperbacks in stock . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999 View more info

Image for Blackwood Tales of the Outposts Shikar  [ 1933 First Printing in Dustjacket ]

Blackwood Tales of the Outposts Shikar [ 1933 First Printing in Dustjacket ]

By: N/A

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848132

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , comes with a Blackwood insert to order more of their books , a near fine book in very good dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no damage , is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , unfaded. , corners are sharp. pages are clean and complete, minor offsetting to endpapers , in near complete jacket that is slightly toned to the spine , not price-clipp... View more info

Image for The Wick School 1910 to 1914

The Wick School 1910 to 1914

By: N/A

Price: £40.00

Publisher: UK, The Wick School: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848262

Condition: Fine


The Wick school in Hove , issues number 1 to number 8 [ 1910 to 1914] containg an editoral , school list, notes , sports , letters , prizes and more for each year . Bound in pale blue hard covers with title to spine in gilt . Foxing to first and last few pages with age , text is complete and unmarked . a nice copy of a rare book . sent well packed , we are an independent booksller established 1999. View more info

Image for Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border Consisting of Historical and Romantic Ballards [ 1839 Edition ]

Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border Consisting of Historical and Romantic Ballards [ 1839 Edition ]

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Tegg: 1839

Seller ID: 88848269

Condition: Very Good


A deluxe edition , dated MDCCCXXX1X at bottom of title page , black morroco leather covers with gilt titles to spine , 5 raised bands to spine , highly decorated in gilt to spine , also to front and back covers , gilt to all paghe edges , frontpiece of Sir W Scott by David Wikie , with tissue guard , yellow endpapers , neat name and dated on verso front endpaper dated 1849 , 559 printed pages , plus 83 pages of introduction . Pages are clean and complete , no inscriptio... View more info

Kelly's Handbook to the Titled Landed and Official Classes 1900

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Kelly's Directories: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848478


First edition first printing hardback in pictoral illustrated hard covers , first printing 1900 , the 26th annual edition , maroon cloth covers with gilt decor to front , back and spine , no marks to covers , spine just a touch faded , no inscriptions , all pages are unmarked and complete , front endpaper is loose , 1493 printed pages plus 28 pages of adverts , marbled page edges , pages toned with age , nice copy , not an ex-library copy . We accept Paypal . We hav... View more info

Benjamin Franklin [ a Fine First Printing Folio Society in Slipcase ]

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847301

Condition: Fine


Folio Society hardback in slipcase , no dust jacket as issued , First printing a fine copy , salmon boards with gilt titles to blue spine , compiled , edited and intro by Esmond Wright , black and white illustrations , no inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , no spine lean , unfaded, corners are sharp , slipcase is also fine , no marks , not faded , super copy , A heavy book but no extra shipping will be asked for , not a remainder , not an ex-librar... View more info

Image for The Central Intelligence Agency A Photographic History

The Central Intelligence Agency A Photographic History

By: N/A

Price: £22.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Stein & Day Pub: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848602

ISBN: 0895685000


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , 266 printed pages , index , glossary , list of ex directors , packed with black and white and colour pictures , a near fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no spine lean , tight binding , pages are clean slightly toned with age , no tears , no creases, in near fine jacket that is not price-clipped, top spine tip has a little wear , spine faded . not a remainder , not an ex-library copy... View more info

Image for The Raj an Eye-Witness History of the British in India Edited By Roger Hudson Introduced By Raleigh Trevelyan

The Raj an Eye-Witness History of the British in India Edited By Roger Hudson Introduced By Raleigh Trevelyan

By: N/A

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848639

Condition: Fine


Folio Society hardback in slipcase , no dust jacket as issued , First printing almost fine copy , red illustrated boards and spine , 648 printed pages with index , small inscription on half title page , map endpapers , no tears , book is clean and bright , no spine lean , unfaded, corners are sharp , slipcase is almost fine , very minor rubbing to back , A heavy book but no extra shipping will be asked for , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are ... View more info