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Napoleon Banished the Journeys 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: £7.00

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-library copy We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and ... 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 wear to corners and spine tips , scarce in dustjacket , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All orde... 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 wear to corners and spine tips , scarce in dustjacket , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All ord... View more info

The Goodman of Paris A Treatise on Moral and Domestic Economy By a Citizen of Paris C. 1393 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 orders are sent in , double bubble-wrap and in a strong box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time Independent bookseller estab... 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 , double bubble-wrap and in a strong box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999 View more info

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

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

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

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

By: N/A

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848132

Condition: Very Good


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-clipped, minor wear to corners and spine tips , triangular closed tear to back panel , small chip missing to middle spine area , ... View more info

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The Wick School 1910 to 1914

By: N/A

Price: £24.00

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

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The Central Intelligence Agency A Photographic History First Edition

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848602

ISBN: 0895685000

Condition: Very Good


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 We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a str... View more info

So many A folio dedicated to all who served with RAF Bomber Command, 1939-45

By: N/A

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Canada, Macmillan Canada: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848906

ISBN: 0771573340

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , a near fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no spine lean , in tight binding , corners are sharp. full number sequence . pages are clean , no tears , top spine tip pushed , in near fine jacket that is faded to spine , not price-clipped, small chip missing top spine tip and wear to corners . not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller esta... View more info

Christina of Sweden 1929 First Printing

By: Ada Harrison

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Gerald Howe: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88846014

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in brown hard covers with titles to spine , no dust jacket , no marks , no inscriptions , pages are clean and complete , slight 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 box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999 View more info

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The Gentleman's Daughter Womens Lives in Georgian England First Edition Folio Society Edition in Slipcase

By: Amanda Vickery

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847251

Condition: Fine


Folio Society hardback in slipcase , no dust jacket as issued , First printing a fine copy , gold patterned boards with tiles to spine , 462 printed pages with index , colour and black and white pictures , no inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , no spine lean , unfaded, corners are sharp , slipcase is also fine pictoral to one side , 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 orders are sent in , double bubble-wrap and in a strong box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time Ind... View more info

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Viking Empires Hardback in Dustjacket

By: Angelo Forte; Richard Oram; Frederik Pedersen

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Cambridge University Press: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 88851491

ISBN: 0521829925

Condition: Fine


First edition second impression hardback in original dust jacket , 448 printed pages , complete with all illustrations , black and white pictures , index , 6 maps , bibliography and conclusions , Book has neat name and address to front endpaper , no other inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , in jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , not price-clipped , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller ... View more info

The Iran-Iraq War and Western Security, 1984-87 (Strategic Defence Studies Series)

By: Anthony H. Cordesman

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Jane's Information Group: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848925

ISBN: 0710604963

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , a fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no spine lean , in tight binding , corners are sharp. pages are clean , no tears , no creases, in near fine jacket that is spine faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped, not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

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The World on Fire 1919 and the Battle with Bolshevism

By: Anthony Read

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Cape: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88851489

ISBN: 0224075950

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , 379 printed pages , complete with all black and white pictures , index , bibliography , notes and appendix , no inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , pages toned with age , in jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , not price-clipped , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

Image for William Pitt Earl of Chatham 1938 1st Printing in d w

William Pitt Earl of Chatham 1938 1st Printing in d w

By: Brian Tunstall

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Hodder: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88845592

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , Book has no inscriptions , toning to pages and prelims with age , map endpapers are foxed , maroon cloth boards with gilt titles to spine , boards are clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , unfaded. , corners are sharp. pages are clean and complete , index at back , top spine tip has a half inch closed tear , all illustrations are present , in poor jacket that is not price-clipped, spine lacks top half inch and is darkened , a quarter of the back of the jacket is missing , various othe... View more info

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The Senses in Late Medieval England First Edition Hardback in Dustjacket

By: C M Woolgar

Price: £16.00

Publisher: USA, Yale University Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88851486

ISBN: 0300118716

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , 372 printed pages , complete with all illustrations , black and white and colour pictures , index , map , bibliography , notes , Book has neat name and address to front endpaper , no other inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , in jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , not price-clipped , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller ... View more info

The Bystander's Fragments from France Number Four First Printing

By: Captain Bruce Bairnsfather

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, The Bystander:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848272

Condition: Very Good


First printing of issue number four , not dated , 36 printed pages in card covers with titles and plate to gfront cover , large advert for Royal Vinolia toothpaste to back cover , NOT AN EX-LIBRARY COPY , priced 1/- on front cover , all pictures are present , no inscriptions , no tears or creases to the pictures , pages toned with age , front cover has a few fingerprint marks to top edge the spine has a few small closed tears , staples a little rusty but affecting the pages , the middle 4 pages are loose , sent well packed , we are an independent bookseller . View more info

Image for Ecstasies: Deciphering the Witches' Sabbath

Ecstasies: Deciphering the Witches' Sabbath

By: Carlo Ginzburg

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson Radius: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88851498

ISBN: 009174024X

Condition: Very Good


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , 339 printed pages , complete with all illustrations , black and white pictures , index , conclusion , Book has neat name and address to front endpaper , no other inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages but title page seems to be missing , in jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , not price-clipped , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent books... View more info

Image for Wooden Eyes: Nine Reflections on Distance (European Perspectives: A Series in Social Thought and Cultural Criticism)

Wooden Eyes: Nine Reflections on Distance (European Perspectives: A Series in Social Thought and Cultural Criticism)

By: Carlo Ginzburg

Price: £18.00

Publisher: USA, Columbia University Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88851500

ISBN: 0231119607

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , 264 printed pages , complete with all illustrations , black and white pictures , index , notes and preface , Book has neat name and address to front endpaper , no other inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , in jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , not price-clipped , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

Shadows of Old Booksellers with a Preface By Stanly Unwin 1927 First Edition

By: Charles Knight

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Peter Davies: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88850127

Condition: Very Good


Presumed First edition first printing hardback in burgandy covers with gilt titles to spine and front , 281 printed pages with appendix , no dust jacket , no marks to boards and spine , no inscriptions , no tears to pages which are clean and complete , toned with age , slight foxing to endpapers and page edges , no spine lean , no weakness to hinges, spine unfaded. , corners are pushed and spine tips pushed and worn , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in , double bubble-wrap and in a strong box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time Independent bookseller establi... View more info

Mr Punch's History of Modern England Volume One 1841-1857 First Edition Dated 1921

By: Charles L Graves

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88849924

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in blue covers with gilt titles and dog to spine and Mr Punch blind stamped to front , 314pp , all illustrations are present , no dust jacket , no marks to boards , has the stamp of Rosary Priory Bushey Heath to front endpaper , plus in ink Library March 1930 also on front endpaper , no other inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , pages are clean and complete , toned with age plus slight foxing to edges , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, unfaded. , corners are sharp but slightly rubbed , spine tips pushed , not a remain... View more info

Mr Punch's History of Modern England Volume Two 1857-1874 First Edition Dated 1921

By: Charles L Graves

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88849925

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in blue covers with gilt titles and dog to spine and Mr Punch blind stamped to front , 349pp , all illustrations are present , no dust jacket , no marks to boards , has the stamp of Rosary Priory Bushey Heath to front endpaper , plus in ink Library March 1930 also on front endpaper , no other inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , pages are clean and complete , toned with age plus slight foxing to edges , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, unfaded. , corners are sharp but slightly rubbed , spine tips pushed , not a remain... View more info

The Sinews of Peace Post War Speeches [ First Printing 1948 in Jacket ]

By: Churchill , Winston S

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847028

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , Book has no inscriptions , no marks , is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , unfaded. , corners are sharp , pages are clean and complete but foxed , top edge dusty , jacket is not faded , not price-clipped, foxed to flaps and back panel , top spine tip has some small closed nicks , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

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Early Mediaeval French Lyrics [ 1932 First Edition ]

By: Claude Colleer Abbott

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Constable / Oxford University Press: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88850097

Condition: Very Good


First edition dated 1932 at bottom of title page , the original publishers name Constable has a slip over the top saying now published by Oxford University Press , olive green boards with titles in black on paper to spine , 242 printed pages plus 1pp of ads at back , boards are a little dirty with a few marks to back , spine is faded , spine tips and corners pushed with minor wear also , top page edges are gilt , trest rough cut , toned with age , no inscriptions to text which is complete , neat gift inscription on front endpaper , has a lable on front pastedown saying this book has been lent... View more info

Image for The Corrspondence of Gerard Manley Hopkins and Richard Watson Dixon First Edition

The Corrspondence of Gerard Manley Hopkins and Richard Watson Dixon First Edition

By: Claude Colleer Abbott

Price: £26.00

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88853574

Condition: Very Good


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , 192 printed pages , complete with frontpiece , index , music pullout, 4 appendix , 3 illustrations , intro , list of letters , and additional notes , Book has no inscriptions , no marks to boards but they are mottled . possibly faded , clear titles in gilt to spine , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages which are toned with age , in original jacket that is not darkened to spine , price-clipped , minor wear to spine tips and corners small scuff to back panel , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professi... View more info

Island of Barbed Wire the Remarkable Story of World War Two Internment on the Isle of Man

By: Connery Chappell

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Ltd: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848932

ISBN: 0709017464

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , a fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no spine lean , in tight binding , corners are sharp. pages are clean , no tears , no creases, in near fine jacket that is very slightly spine faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped, not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

Image for The Liberal Party Britain in Pictures First Printing in Jacket

The Liberal Party Britain in Pictures First Printing in Jacket

By: Cruikshank , R J

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848255

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , a near fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no spine lean , in tight binding , corners are sharp. pages are clean but toned with age , no tears , no creases, all pictures in colour and black and white are present , in near fine jacket that is faded to the spine and has minor wear to spine edge and bottom tip , not price-clipped, one inch scuff to spine near bottom , small scuff top spine tip , nice clean and bright copy , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in p... View more info

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The Evolution of the Human Head

By: Daniel E Lieberman

Price: £26.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Belknap Press of Harbard University Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88851479

ISBN: 0674046366

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , 756 printed pages , complete with all illustrations , black and white pictures , glossary , preface , aknowledgements , references and index , Book as neat name and address to front endpaper , no other inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , in jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , not price-clipped , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent ... View more info

Image for The Discovery of Mankind Atlantic Encounters in the Age of Columbus

The Discovery of Mankind Atlantic Encounters in the Age of Columbus

By: David Abulafia

Price: £10.00

Publisher: USA, Yale: 2008

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 88851490

ISBN: 0300125828

Condition: Fine


Unread hardback in original dust jacket , 379 printed pages , complete with all illustrations , black and white pictures , index , maps , bibliography , abreviations , notes and conclusions , Book has no inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , in jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , not price-clipped , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

Image for Bonfires and Bells: National Memory and the Protestant Calendar in Elizabethan and Stuart England

Bonfires and Bells: National Memory and the Protestant Calendar in Elizabethan and Stuart England

By: David Cressy

Price: £20.00

Publisher: USA, University of California Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88851497

ISBN: 0520069404

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , 271 printed pages , complete with black and white frontpiece illustration , index ,bibliography , notes and intro , Book has neat name and address to front endpaper , no other inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , in jacket that is not faded , cou[ple of tiny closed tears , no marks , not price-clipped , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent books... View more info

Image for Birth, Marriage & Death: Ritual, Religion and the Life-Cycle in Tudor and Stuart England

Birth, Marriage & Death: Ritual, Religion and the Life-Cycle in Tudor and Stuart England

By: David Cressy

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, OUP Oxford: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88851510

ISBN: 0198201680

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , 657 printed pages , complete with all illustrations , black and white pictures , index , notes , bibliography , conclusion , Book has neat name and address to front endpaper , no other inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , in jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , not price-clipped , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller esta... View more info

The Fuller Letters Guns Slaves and Finance 1728-1755

By: David Crossley

Price: £24.00

Publisher: UK, Sussex Record Society: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847361

ISBN: 0854450378

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no damage , no spine lean , corners are sharp. pages are clean and complete, , jacket is not faded , no tears , no creases , not price-clipped, We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

Image for Asperger's Children the Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna unread First Edition Hardback in Dustjacket Plus Publishers Publicity Letter

Asperger's Children the Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna unread First Edition Hardback in Dustjacket Plus Publishers Publicity Letter

By: Edith Sheffer

Price: £16.00

Publisher: New York, Norton Emery Wheel Co: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88851408

ISBN: 0393609642

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , comes with publishers advance publicity letter loosely inserted , a clean and tight copy , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , corners are sharp, spine tips not pushed , number sequence 1,3,5,7,9,8,6,4,2 on copyright page to denote 1st impression , in fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , not price-clipped , not creased , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust ... View more info

Image for Charles Lamb and His Contemporaries Being the Clark Lectures Delivered At Trinity College Cambridge 1932 First Printing

Charles Lamb and His Contemporaries Being the Clark Lectures Delivered At Trinity College Cambridge 1932 First Printing

By: Edmund Blunden

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88845776

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in blue hard covers with titles to spine , no dust jacket , no marks , no inscriptions , pages are clean and complete , no tears , book is clean and bright to front and spine , back cover has a few scuff marks , 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 box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999 View more info

Benjamin Franklin First Printing Folio Society in Slipcase

By: Esmond Wright

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-library copy All orders are sent in , double bubble-wrap and in a strong box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time Independent ... View more info

Edwardian London Introduction by Alastair Cooke First Edition

By: Felix Barker

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Laurence King Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88852429

ISBN: 1856690733

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , corners are sharp, spine tips not pushed , just number 1 on copyright page to denote first printing , in fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . View more info

Since Yesterday the Nineteen-Thirties in America 1940 First Printing

By: Frederick Lewis Allen

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88849765

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in original blue cloth covers with titles to spine , no dust jacket , dated 1940 , a complete copy with all black and white photos , no inscriptions , no tears , edges slightly toned with age and occasional foxing ,boards are clean , minor wear to spine tips and corners , the spine is a little faded , a nice 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 Independent bookseller established in 1999 View more info

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Joseph Conrad Life and Letters 1927 2 Volume Hardback Set

By: G Jean-Aubrey

Price: £39.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88850092

Condition: Very Good


Two matching volumes dated 1927 at bottom of title page , blue boards with gilt titles to spine plus authors facsimile signature to front , both have gilt to top page edges , both have the frontpiece picture of Conrad with tissue gurads , a different picture in each , both are complete with all illustrations , no inscriptions to either , the pages are toned with age but the text is clear and unmarked , vol 2 has bibliography and index ar back , vol 1 front hinge is slightly weak , both vols have slightly faded spine , wear to corners and spine tips , but still a nice set , sent in bubblewrap ... View more info

My Farm in Miniature with Many Illustrations and Diagrams Hardback in Dustjacket

By: George Morland

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Faber: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88845947

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing of this cheap edition dated 1931 , hardback in 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 , clean , unfaded green cloth , page toning with age , corners are sharp. spine tips pushed , in jacket that is faded to the spine , not price-clipped, slight loss to spine tips , loss to back edge at flap crease , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wra... View more info

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Potemkin a Picture of Catherine's Russia 1938 First Edition Signed Dated By the Author

By: George Soloveytchik

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Thornton Butterworth: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 88845786

Condition: Very Good


Signed and Dated 13/1/38 by the author on the front endpaper with a short gift inscription , First edition first printing hardback in hard covers with titles to spine , no dust jacket , no inscriptions to text , pages are clean and complete but some are foxed , no tears , book has no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , faded to spine and edges , 3 corners are sharp , one pushed , Fold out map at front and all illustrations are present ,not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in , double bubble-wrap and in a strong box . We accept P... View more info

South from Granada First Edition Folio Society

By: Gerald Brenan

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847291

Condition: Fine


Folio Society hardback in slipcase , no dust jacket as issued , First printing a fine copy , patterned boards with gilt tiles to spine , intro by Philip Ziegler , 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 orders are sent in , double bubble-wrap and in a strong box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999 View more info

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Drawing Blood: Forty Five Years of Scarfe a Fine First Edition Hardback in Dustjacket

By: Gerald Scarfe

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Little, Brown: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88852227

ISBN: 0316729523

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , an unread copy , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks to black boards with red titles to s[pine and red signature to front board , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , corners are sharp, spine tips not pushed , 352 printed pages , NO extra postage will be requested , in fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , ... View more info

Image for Scarfe Monsters How George Bush Saved the World and Other Tall Stories STILL SEALED IN CELLOPHANE First Edition Hardback in Dustjacket

Scarfe Monsters How George Bush Saved the World and Other Tall Stories STILL SEALED IN CELLOPHANE First Edition Hardback in Dustjacket

By: Gerald Scarfe

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Little, Brown: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88852228

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , STILL SEALED IN PUBLISHERS CELLOPHANE , an unread copy , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , corners are sharp, spine tips not pushed , 288 printed pages , NO extra postage will be requested , in fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a stron... View more info

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A Great and Glorious Adventure a History of the Hundred Years War and the Birth of Renaissance England

By: Gordon Corrigan

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, Pegasus: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88851488

ISBN: 1605985791

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , 308 printed pages , complete with all illustrations , black and white pictures , index , maps , bibliography , , Book has neat name and address to front endpaper , no other inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , in jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , not price-clipped , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in ... View more info

Britannia 100 Documents That Shaped a Nation Still Sealed in Cellophane First Printing

By: Graham Stewart

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Atlantic:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88845886

ISBN: 1843549980

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , un-read copy still sealed in manufacturers cellophane , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no damage , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , clean , unfaded. , corners are sharp, in fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped, not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent... View more info

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The Indian Religions or Results of the Mysterious Buddhism First Edition

By: Hargrave Jennings

Price: £39.00

Publisher: London, George Redway: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88849781

Condition: Very Good


First edition with yellow hard covers with red thin border , titles in gilt to spine . Being yellow the covers are a little grubby and toned with age , spine tips pushed , one corner pushed . Handwritten on the half title page is With the publisher's compliments , but no name , complete with all pages , no inscriptions or tears , slight foxing and toning with age , nice copy , sent in bubble wrap and a strong box . View more info

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The Governance of Britain Signed First Edition Hardback in Dustjacket

By: Harold Wilson

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph Ltd: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 88851188

ISBN: 0718115740

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket SIGNED without inscription by the author Harold Wilson on the title page , fine book in almost fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , corners are sharp , spine tips not pushed , usual page toning with age , in almost fine jacket that is very slightly spine faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped , top edge of flaps and verso slightly toned with age , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy . All orders are sent in p... View more info

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The History and Description of Arundel Castle [ 1818 Hardback 2nd Edition ]

By: Howard , Bernard Edward [ the Duke of Norfolk ]

Price: £40.00

Publisher: UK, 1818

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 88847318

Condition: Very Good


A small hardback . 168 printed pages with index , fold out picture of the Great Norfolk Window showing King John signing the Magna Carta , preface by the author stating the former edition was imperfect and this edition is much enlarged .The pages are partly rough cut , aged with time but the text is clear and complete , original card covers are grubby and worn to edges , the spine is missing and both front and back hinges are close to coming apart , A previous owner has written on the back pastedown details of when and where he bought the book , a very rare early book about Arundel castle and... View more info

Image for A Place Called Chelsea First Edition Hardback in Dustjackket

A Place Called Chelsea First Edition Hardback in Dustjackket

By: J M Gullick

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, City Journals Limited: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88845869

ISBN: 0950447102

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , a near fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , just some initials on front endpaper , no marks , is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , clean , unfaded. , corners are sharp. bottom spine tip pushed , in near fine jacket that is just a touch faded to spine ,not price-clipped , small closed tear and bumped bottom spine tip , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double... View more info