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We sell secondhand books and sheet music online and offer an eclectic (perhaps eccentric!) selection ranging from modern first edition hardbacks and quality paperbacks to the interesting, unusual and rare; the hard to find, collectible and out of print, including: secondhand Antiques and Collectibles, the Armed Forces and Art and Design, not to mention hard-to-find Antiquarian books; rare Auto/Biography titles, Memoirs and Diaries and unusual Body, Mind and Spirit books, as well as secondhand hardbacks on Business and Finance and collectible Children's titles, used Comics and Graphic Novels; and also lovely books on Christmas, secondhand paperbacks on Country Life and Agriculture, Crafts and Trades, unusual Erotica and Feminism and lots of interesting used Fiction of all kinds, including rare Crime titles, plus out-of-print Cookery books and collectible items about Wine, unusual Foreign Language books (especially Welsh and German) and used Sheet Music of all kinds from classical to rock, choral to jazz, rare and hard-to-find books on Freemasons and Secret Societies, Games and Gaming and used, out-of-print hardbacks on the Geosciences: Geography and Geology and Meteorology; Health and Medicine and History of every kind including Archaeology; collectible titles on Hobbies and Pastimes, House and Garden, as well as out-of-print books on Humour, Journalism, Media and Current Affairs. Secondhand titles on Language and Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics and Statistics; masses of hard-to-find used classical and contemporary Sheet Music and out-of-print Musical Scores, including books on How To Play Music and Musical Instruments; unusual hardbacks on Myths and Legends, Natural History and Ecology, Ornithology and Bird Watching; secondhand books on the Performing Arts, Pets and Animals, interesting Plays and Screenplays and a generous selection of interesting out-of-print Poetry. Hall of Books for Secondhand Books and Sheet Music Online. We also sell used Reference titles, rare Religion, Theology and Philosophy books, hard-to-find Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, and secondhand Science, Sexuality and Shropshire UK books (including The Welsh Marches); not to mention rare Signed hardbacks and paperbacks, used books on the Social Sciences: Anthropology and Economics, Law and Politics, Psychology and Sociology, Counselling and Social Work, as well as hard-to-find Sports books, and interesting items on Teaching and Education, Transport and Travel with, last but not least, hard-to-find books on True Crime. We also sell a lot of items relating to Shropshire and the Welsh Marches, as well as Welsh Language books. And, finally, we have an increasing selection of Antiquarian books which, by definition, are old, interesting and largely out-of-print. Hall of Books for secondhand books and sheet music online from Shropshire UK: the interesting, unusual and rare,  the hard-to--find, collectible and out-of-print.....plus a whole lot more in between!

 
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Copper Through The Ages
1 Copper Through The Ages
Copper Development Association 1934 1st Hardback Good No Jacket 
"First edition hardback, 1934, with no jacket. In overall good condition with only the usual signs of handling and storage - original green cloth boards tanned to spine and spine head frayed. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends and prelims with a few light age-spots, text and plates clean and clear throughout. Private copy, not an old library book." 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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Properties Of Ductile (Nodular) Iron
2 Properties Of Ductile (Nodular) Iron
"Gray Iron Founder's Society, Inc." 1957 Paperback Good 
"Paperback reprint by John Williams of Cardiff Ltd from Gray Iron Castings Handbook, 1957. In overall good used condition with some minor signs of handling and storage - card covers rubbed to edges and corners with a little creasing. Internally clean. Stapled binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text, charts and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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3 Wonders Of The Vegetable World
T. Nelson and Sons 1872 Hardback Good No Jacket 
"Hardback edition, 1872, with no jacket as published. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - illustrated blue cloth boards are rubbed to edges and somewhat darkened. Internally clean. Binding overall tight with crack to gutter at title page, no annotations - Sunday School prize inscription handwritten to ffep dated 1873; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 24.95 GBP
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Lowson's Textbook of Botany, "E. W. Simon, K. J. Dormer and J. N. Hartshorne"
4 "E. W. Simon, K. J. Dormer and J. N. Hartshorne" Lowson's Textbook of Botany
University Tutorial Press 1971 ISBN 0723104271 / 9780723104278 Hardback Very Good Very Good 
"Reprinted 14th revised edition hardback, 1971, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good to near fine condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage - dj protected in clear plastic film. Binding tight and square, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Private copy, not ex library." 
Price: 24.95 GBP
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Botany for Matriculation., "F. Cavers,"
5 "F. Cavers," Botany for Matriculation.
University Tutorial Press 1924 Hardback Very Good No Jacket 
"In overall very good condition, green cloth boards, with blind-embossed title to front and gilt titles to spine, are a little rubbed to edges and corners. Binding tight and square, no annotations or inscriptions, page-ends a touch tanned but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout." 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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Atoms & The Universe: an account of modern views on the structure of matter and the universe., "G. O. Jones, J. Rotblat and G. J. Whitrow"
6 "G. O. Jones, J. Rotblat and G. J. Whitrow" Atoms & The Universe: an account of modern views on the structure of matter and the universe.
Eyre & Spottiswoode 1962 Hardback Very Good Good 
"Second edition hardback, 1962, with clipped jacket. In overall good to very good condition with minor signs of handling and storage - dj lightly tanned and laminate beginning to wrinkle; original blue cloth board are nice and crisp. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; page-ends dust-marked but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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Intelligence: Its Evolution and Forms, "Gaston Viaud, translated by A. J. Pomerans"
7 "Gaston Viaud, translated by A. J. Pomerans" Intelligence: Its Evolution and Forms
Arrow Books Ltd 1960 Paperback Good 
"First paperback edition in the Arrow Science series, 1960, with unclipped jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - spine lightly tanned and short nick to spine tail. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; slight tanning to page-ends, text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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Animal Microbiology Volume 2: Rickettsias and Viruses, A. Buxton and G. Fraser
8 A. Buxton and G. Fraser Animal Microbiology Volume 2: Rickettsias and Viruses
Blackwell Scientific Publications 1977 ISBN 0632009411 / 9780632009411 1st Hardback Very Good Good 
"First edition hardback, 1977, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dj with minor signs of handling and storage - dj faded to spine and upper edges with slight stain to upper edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - previous owner's stamp to title page and upper edge of page block; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout - slight storage odour. This book weighs 1.7kg. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 34.95 GBP
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Hutchinson's Popular Botany. The Living Plant from Seed to Fruit. Volume 1, A. E. Knight and Edward Step
9 A. E. Knight and Edward Step Hutchinson's Popular Botany. The Living Plant from Seed to Fruit. Volume 1
Hutchinson & Co Hardback Acceptable No Jacket 
"Volume One only, undated hardback (circa early 20th century) with no jacket as published. 7 x 9.5 inches, 288 pages, 1Kg. 351 beautiful illustrations and 9 coloured plates. In overall acceptable to good condition. Red cloth boards quarter-bound in red leather are worn to corners, with leather rubbed away at spine head and tail. Gilt titles to spine still have lustre, with some rubbing to spine edges. Binding tight with crack to gutter at ffep, no annotations or inscriptions - Cafe Royale stamp (upside down) to front pastedown. A 2 x 1 inch piece of the ffep has been neatly cut off the top rh corner presumably to remove a name or inscription. No foxing or tanning, red-stippled page ends, text, plates and illustrations clean and clear throughout. A good reading copy." 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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A New Scheme Of Elementary Qualitative Analysis, A. J. Mee
10 A. J. Mee A New Scheme Of Elementary Qualitative Analysis
J. M. Dent And Sons Ltd 1947 Hardback Good 
"Second edition hardback in the Dent's Modern Science Series, 1947, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - pink cloth boards slightly faded and rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name to ffep; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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Man Against Germs, A. L. Baron
11 A. L. Baron Man Against Germs
The Scientific Book Club 1958 Hardback Very Good Very Good 
"First Scientific Book Club edition hardback, 1958, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - light rubbing to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; light tanning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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The Molecular Basis of Heredity, A. R. Peacocke and R. B. Drysdale
12 A. R. Peacocke and R. B. Drysdale The Molecular Basis of Heredity
Butterworths 1967 Hardback Very Good Very Good 
"Revised hardback reprint, 1967, with clipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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Electricity and Magnetism For Engineering Students, A. W. Hirst
13 A. W. Hirst Electricity and Magnetism For Engineering Students
Blackie and Sons 1943 Hardback Good No Jacket 
"Hardback reprint, 1943, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - brown cloth boards lightly shelfworn with a couple of marks. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - name to front pastedown; slight toning but text, charts and diagrams clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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The Marvels and Mysteries of Science, Anon
14 Anon The Marvels and Mysteries of Science
London Odhams Press Hardback Very Good No Jacket 
"Undated hardback with no jacket. In very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - blue embossed boards a little tanned to spine and corners gently rounded. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text and profuse illustrations clean and clear throughout. A fantatstic insight into past thinking, much still relevant and wonderful period photographs (circa 1940?)" 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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Perpetual Motion. The History of an Obsession, Arthur W. J. G. Ord-Hume
15 Arthur W. J. G. Ord-Hume Perpetual Motion. The History of an Obsession
George Allen & Unwin 1977 46219245 Hardback Near Fine Very Good 
"First edition hardback, 1977, with unclipped jacket. In overall near fine condition, dj is a little faded to spine and top edge; green/grey cloth boards, with bright silver titles to spine, are very crisp. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. A very tidy, private copy of this fascinating history of the search for perpetual motion" 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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The Life Story Of The Fish: His Morals and Manners, Brian Curtis
16 Brian Curtis The Life Story Of The Fish: His Morals and Manners
The Scientific Book Club 1951 Hardback Very Good Very Good 
"Second impression hardback, 1951, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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Properties of Lubricating Oils and Engine Deposits, C. A. Bouman
17 C. A. Bouman Properties of Lubricating Oils and Engine Deposits
Macmillan and Co. 1950 1st Hardback Good Fair 
"First edition hardback, 1950, with unclipped jacket. In overall good condition - dj is fair: worn and chipped to edges, with unclosed tears to spine and a few marks; original blue cloth boards a little rubbed to edges. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name neat to ffep; slight tanning to page-ends, text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Private copy, not an old library book." 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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"Man On His Nature: The Oxford Lectures, Edinburgh 1937-8", Charles Sherrington
18 Charles Sherrington "Man On His Nature: The Oxford Lectures, Edinburgh 1937-8"
Cambridge University Press 1951 Hardback Very Good Good 
"Second edition hardback, 1951, with price-clipped jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj lightly tanned and rubbed to spine and edges; green cloth boards generally clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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Mechanics Of The Mind: BBC Reith Lectures 1976, Colin Blakemore
19 Colin Blakemore Mechanics Of The Mind: BBC Reith Lectures 1976
Cambridge University Press 1977 0521291852 / 9780521291859 Paperback Very Good 
First paperback edition, 1977, in overall good to very good condition with minor signs of handling and storage - covers a little shelfworn. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and copious illustrations bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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The Evolution of Plants, D. H. Scott
20 D. H. Scott The Evolution of Plants
Williams and Norgate Hardback Very Good No Jacket 
"Undated hardback in the Home University Library of Modern Knowledge series, with no jacket. In overall very good condition, green cloth boards are a little rubbed to edges. Binding tight - hinge strained at ffep, no annotations or inscriptions; some age-spots and tanning to page-ends but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. " 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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