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Bumper Book For Guides

By: N/A

Price: £39.90

Publisher: Collins Clear-Type Press: 1920

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 3627

Condition: Good


Good condition.Collins Clear-Type Press.No date given but problably 1920's.First edition.Large format pictorial hardback(two tears on the edges of the spine,some marks,nicks and worn marks on the cover and spine) in GC,no Dj.Illustrated with colour,b/w photos,drawings.Clean pages but aged,tainted and with some foxing marks on the outer edges,some foxing marks and shelf wear inside the pages,missing the first blank apge of the book,small marks and ink marks inside the fro... View more info

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Proceedings of the British Academy (Vol. 2) 1905-1906

By: Academy, The British

Price: £460.00

Publisher: Henry Frowde, Oxford University Press: 1907

Edition: First UK edition

Seller ID: 9970

Condition: Very good


VGC.Henry Frowde, Oxford University Press,1907. First UK edition. Volume 2 of the series.Large format hardback(small nicks and dents on the edges of the cover and spine, two small tears on the edges of the spine and cover, gilt lettering to the spine) in VGC, no Dj cover as issued. Illustrated with b/w plates,drawings,maps.Nice and clean pages with light shelf wear on the outer edges, rough cut the outer edges of the pages,small foxing marks and creases on the edges of t... View more info

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The Mission Files [Confidential)

By: Antony Horowitz

Price: £34.00

Publisher: Walker Books: 2008

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 7624

ISBN: 1406321214

Condition: Fine


Fine condition.Walker Books,2008.First UK edition-first printing(10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1).Large format hardback(two small nicks and scratches on the edges of the cover and spine) in fine condition, no Dj cover as issued.Illustrated with many colour,b/w photos,drawings.Nice and clean pages as new with a small mark on the edges of the first page of the book, a couple of scratches inside the back cover.149pp.Heavy book. View more info

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The Best of Mrs Beeton's Household Tips

By: Beeton, Isabella

Price: £17.70

Publisher: Orion: 2005

Seller ID: 8591

ISBN: 0304368288

Condition: Near fine


Near fine condition.This edition produced exclusively for Marks and Spencer by Orion,2005.Yellow hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,two small nicks on the cover and spine) with Dj(two small nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover),both in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w drawings.Nice and clean pages as new with two small ink marks on the outer edges,small nick on the edges of the pages.251pp including index. View more info

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Beeton's Book of Household Management

By: Beeton, Mrs.

Price: £27.00

Publisher: Chancellor Press: 1997

Edition: Reprinted edition

Seller ID: 10148

ISBN: 185152813X

Condition: Near fine


Near fine condition.Chancellor Press,1997.Reprinted edition. An illustrated facsimile of the first edition. Paperback(small nicks and scratches on the edges of the cover and spine) in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings.Nice and clean pages with a couple of small marks and ink marks on the outer edges, small creases on the edges of the pages.1148pp including Analytical index.Heavy book (approx. 1.2 Kg). View more info

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Pears Medical Encyclopaedia

By: Brown, J A C

Price: £20.60

Publisher: The Reprint Society: 1967

Seller ID: 9510

Condition: Good


GC plus.The Reprint Society,1967.Green hardback(small nicks and crease on the edges of the cover and spine,silver lettering to the spine) in GC plus, no Dj cover.Nice and clean pages with small marks and ink marks on the outer edges,small creases and ink mark on the edges of the pages.The book is in GC for its age with light shelf wear.512pp.Heavy book. View more info

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Close Encounters of the Fourth Kind

By: Bryan, C.D.B.

Price: £13.70

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1995

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 493

ISBN: 0297817361

Condition: Very good


VGC.Weidenfeld & Nicolson,1995.First UK edition-first printing.Dark blue hardback(silver lettering to the spine) with Dj(two large scratches and nicks on the back Dj cover,a couple of creases on the edges of the Dj cover),both in VGC.Nice and clean pages with a small ink mark,nick and light shelf wear on the outer edges,inscription written on the edge of the first blank page of the book,a couple of creases and nicks on the edges of the pages.The book is in VGC with light... View more info

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The Daring Book for Girls

By: Buchanan, Andrea

Price: £31.80

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2008

Edition: First edition-first printing

Seller ID: 9673

ISBN: 0007268556

Condition: Very good


VGC.HarperCollins,2008.First edition-first printing (1).Large format pictorial hardback(some dent,nicks, scratches on the edges of the cover and spine, two marks on the edges of the back cover) in VGC, no Dj as issued.Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings,diagrams.Nice and clean pages with two small ink marks on the outer edges,some creases on the edges of the pages.276pp.Heavy book(approx 1.1 Kg). View more info

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The Daring Book for Girls

By: Buchanan, Andrea J.

Price: £34.80

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers: 2008

Edition: First edition-first printing

Seller ID: 7791

ISBN: 0007268556

Condition: Near fine


Near fine condition.HarperCollins,2008.First edition-first printing.Large format pictorial hardback(small dent,nick and scratch on the edges of the cover and spine) in near fine condition, no Dj as issued.Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings,diagrams.Nice and clean pages as new with a small colour mark on the outer edges,previous owner's small inscription written on the edges of the first page of the book,two small creases on the edges of the pages.276pp.Heavy book(appro... View more info

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Arithmetic

By: C. V Durell and R. C Fawdry

Price: £37.00

Publisher: Bell and sons: 1926

Edition: First UK edition

Seller ID: 9221

Condition: Good


GC plus.Bell and sons,1926.First UK edition.Red hardback(small nicks,dents and creases on the cover and spine,black lettering on the front cover) in GC plus, no Dj cover as issued.Illustrated with b/w drawings,diagrams.Nice and clean pages with small ink marks and slightly tainted on the outer edges,some foxing marks inside the first and last pages of the book,creases,small nicks and ink marks on the edges of the pages,the spine of the book has been sellotaped together. ... View more info

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Collins Magazine Annual for Boys and Girls: Volume 4

By: Collins

Price: £40.50

Publisher: Collins: 1951

Seller ID: 6918

Condition: Very good


VGC/GC.Collins,1951.Volume 4.Large format red hardback(illustration on the front cover,gilt lettering on the front cover and spine,a couple of small ink marks and nicks on the edges of the cover and spine) in VGC, with Dj(a couple of tears,chipped,some creases and nicks on the edges of the Dj cover) in good condition.Illustrated with many colour,b/w photos,drawings.Nice and clean pages with a couple of ink marks and slightly tainted on the outer edges,a couple of small c... View more info

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The Stories of English

By: Crystal, David

Price: £39.80

Publisher: Allen Lane: 2004

Edition: First edition-5th printing

Seller ID: 8839

ISBN: 0713997524

Condition: Fine


Fine/Near fine.Allen Lane,2004.First edition-5th printing(5).Red hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small nick on the edges of the spine) in fine condition, with Dj(a couple of creases,scratches and small nicks on the Dj cover) in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w drawings,maps.Nice and clean pages as new with two small ink marks on the outer edges,light shelf wear on the Dj cover.588pp Including List of illustrations,list of maps,notes,references,person index,s... View more info

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The Great Big Glorious Book for Girls

By: Davidson, Rosemary

Price: £32.80

Publisher: Viking: 2007

Edition: First edition-first printing

Seller ID: 9683

ISBN: 0670917109

Condition: Near fine


Near fine condition.Viking,2007.First edition-first printing (1).Large format pictorial hardback(two small dents and nicks on the edges of the cover and spine) in near fine condition, no Dj as issued.Illustrated with b/w drawings,diagrams.Illustrations by Natacha Ledwidge. Nice and clean pages with small ink marks on the outer edges,small creases on the edges of the pages.Nice and clean book with light shelf wear.303pp including Further reading.Heavy book(approx 1 Kg). View more info

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The Bible Code 2: The Countdown

By: Drosnin, Michael

Price: £13.50

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2002

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 2361

ISBN: 0297842498

Condition: Fine


Fine condition.Weidenfeld & Nicolson,2002.First UK edition-first printing.Black hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,two small nicks on the cover) with Dj(a couple of small nicks,scratch and crease on the Dj cover),both in fine condition.Illustrated with b/w maps,drawings.The book is new with a small ink mark and light shelf wear on the outer edges of the pages,small nick on the edge of the pages.295pp including Chapter notes,appendix,index.Price un-clipped. View more info

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True Stories from Scottish History

By: Edith Toynbee

Price: £73.00

Publisher: Griffith Farran Browne & Co: No Date

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 3247

Condition: Fair


Fair condition.Griffith Farran Browne & Co(no date mentioned but probably 1896-1897).First edition.Pictorial tan hardback(a couple of tears,nicks,scratch,pen marks,marks on the cover and spine) in fair condition,no Dj.Illustrated with b/w photos,however they have been coloured in my previous owner.Clean pages but tainted and aged on the outer edges,ink marks and writting on the first blank page of the book,small foxing marks,ink marks,nicks and creases on the edges of th... View more info

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Book Finds: How to Find, Buy, and Sell Used and Rare Books

By: Ellis, Ian C.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Perigee Books: 2006

Edition: First edition-5th printing of this edition

Seller ID: 8005

ISBN: 0399532382

Condition: Very good


VGC plus.Perigee Books,2006.Updated 3rd edition.First edition-5th printing of this edition(10 9 8 7 6 5).Paperback(two small marks on the edges of the back cover from a label sticker, two small nicks on the edges of the cover and spine) in VGC plus.Nice and clean pages with two small ink marks on the outer edges,a couple of small ink marks and light shelf wear on the edges of the pages.326pp including Appendix,glossary,index.A collectable book. View more info

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The Head of The Family

By: Gentleman, John Halifax

Price: £74.00

Publisher: The Walter Scott: 1890-1910's

Seller ID: 8587

Condition: Good


GC plus.The Walter Scott.No date given but probably 1890-1910's.Pictorial hardback(gilt lettering on the front cover and spine,small nicks,dents and crease on the edges of the cover and spine) in GC plus, no Dj cover.Illustrated with b/w drawings.Nice and clean pages with gilt edges on the outer edges,some foxing marks inside the pages,small creases on the edges of the pages.The book is in GC for its age with light shelf wear.502pp. View more info

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Beyond Top Secret

By: Good, Timothy

Price: £61.50

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson: 1996

Edition: First UK edition-4th printing

Seller ID: 7496

ISBN: 0283062452

Condition: Fine


Fine/Near fine.Sidgwick and Jackson,1996.First UK edition-4th printing(5 7 9 8 6 4).Blue hardback(silver lettering to the spine) in fine condition, with Dj(two small creases and nicks on the edges of the Dj cover) in near fine condition. Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings.Nice and clean pages as new with a small ink mark on the outer edges,light shelf wear on the Dj cover.633pp including Foreword, references,appendix,index.Heavy book(approx 1.4 Kg). View more info

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The Jubilee Book of King George V

By: Gorman, James Thomas

Price: £17.70

Publisher: Foyle's Educational: 1935

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10117

Condition: Good


GC.Foyles educational, 1935. First edition.Blue hardback (small stains, marks, ink marks,nicks and dents on the cover and spine, small tear on the edges of the spine,silver lettering on the front cover and spine) in GC, no Dj cover as issued.Illustrated with b/w photos.Clean pages with small marks and slightly tainted on the outer edges, foxing marks and creases on the edges of the pages, large tear and chipped on the edges of page-51-52, presentation bookplate inside th... View more info

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The World's Greatest Paintings (Three volume set)

By: Hare, T. Leman

Price: £82.00

Publisher: Odhams Press: 1934

Edition: First UK edition

Seller ID: 10134

Condition: Very good


VGC.Odhams Press,1934. First UK edition. Three volume set. Large format brown hardbacks (illustration and gilt lettering on the front cover, gilt lettering to the spine, very small marks and nicks on the covers) in VGC, no Dj covers as issued. Contains one hundred fine colour plates of well-known pictures from many lands. Nice and clean pages but with some foxing marks on the outer edges, small creases and nicks on the edges of the pages, some foxing marks inside the pag... View more info