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Image for Imperial Chemical Industries A History - Volume I The Forerunners 1870-1926

Imperial Chemical Industries A History - Volume I The Forerunners 1870-1926

By: W. J. Reader

Price: £19.95

Publisher: London, OUP: 1970

Seller ID: 110730

ISBN: 192159372

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback with no jacket. In overall good condition, Blue cloth boards show some minor signs of handling and storage. Binding tight, gutter slightly cracked at ffep and rfep, no annotations, owner's name and address to front pastedown and an old price in ink to ffep, text crisp and clean throughout. This is a heavy book and our price includes 2nd class p&p in the UK. We also have the companion title - Volume Two, The First Quarter Century 1926-1952."... View more info

Macadam: The McAdam Family and the Turnpike Roads 1798-1861

By: W. J. Reader

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Heinemann: 1980

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 181546

ISBN: ISBN 0434625027

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1980, with price-clipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions; text, maps and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Watts (Masterpieces In Colour)

By: W. Loftus Hare

Price: £9.95

Publisher: London, T. C. & E. C. Jack:

Seller ID: 160422

Condition: Good


"Undated hardback edition in the Masterpieces In Colour series, c. 1910, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - buff-coloured boards, with slightly rubbed colour on-lay to front panel, are rubbed to edges and tanned to spine. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; light tanning to rough-trimmed page-ends and endpapers but text and illustrations bright and clear t... View more info

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The Journal Of A Disappointed Man & A Last Diary

By: W. N. P. Barbellion

Price: £24.95

Publisher: The Hogarth Press: 1984

Seller ID: 130600

ISBN: ISBN 0701219068

Condition: Very Good


"First paperback edition, 1984, 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; slight toning, text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Story Of David Livingstone plus True To His Word

By: W. P. Livingstone

Price: £14.95

Publisher: The Livingstone Press: 1929

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 181427

Condition: Good


First edition card softback, 1929, with no jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - card covers rubbed and a little darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text, illustrations and map to front endpapers bright and clear throughout. Includes a copy of the pamphlet ‘True To His Word’ by Basil Mathews, published by the Livingstone Press. Not... View more info

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The Summing Up

By: W. Somerset Maugham

Price: £14.95

Publisher: William Heineman Ltd: 1938

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 161875

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1938, with no jacket. Ex. Denbighshire County library book, rebound into maroon buckram library binding, usual stamps and labels, no pages removed. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - rubbing to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight with slight roll; no annotations or inscriptions; toning to red-stippled page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. " View more info

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A Dictionary Of Edwardian Biography: Edinburgh & The Lothians

By: W. T. Pike (editor)

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Peter Bell: 1983

Seller ID: 150637

ISBN: ISBN 0946687102

Condition: Very Good


"Hardback reprint, 1983, with no 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; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Four Years With General Lee

By: Walter H. Taylor

Price: £9.95

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1962

Seller ID: 180833

Condition: Very Good


Hardback edition with a new introduction, index and notes by James I. Robertson, 1962, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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A Merry Banker In The Far East (And South America)

By: Walter H. Young

Price: £39.95

Publisher: John Lane, The Bodley Head Ltd: 1917

Seller ID: 180500

Condition: Good


Second edition hardback, 1917, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - tan cloth boards rubbed and darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - owners bookplate to front pastedown; tanning and slight foxing to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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C. S. Lewis Collected Letters Volume 1: Family Letters 1905-1931

By: Walter Hooper (editor)

Price: £24.95

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2000

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 161870

ISBN: ISBN 0006281451

Condition: Very Good


"First edition first printing hardback, 2000, with unclipped jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj rubbed to edges; black cloth boards overall clean and crisp with bump to front upper rh corner. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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Barrel And Book: A Winemaker's Diary

By: Walter James

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Melbourne, Georgian House: 1949

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 150855

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1949, with no jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - red cloth boards lightly rubbed to edges and faded to spine. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to rough-trimmed page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Marius The Epicurean: His Sensations and Ideas.

By: Walter Pater.

Price: £10.95

Publisher: Macmillian & Co: 1924

Seller ID: 120184

Condition: Good


"First Pocket Edition hardback, 1924, with no jacket. In overall good to very good condition, maroon cloth boards are tanned to spine although gilt titles still clear and bright, slight rubbing to edges and corners rounded. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text clean and clear throughout." View more info

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The Confessions Of A Tenderfoot 'Coaster': A Trader's Chronicle Of Life On The West African Coast

By: Warren Henry

Price: £49.95

Publisher: H. F. & G. Witherby: 1927

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180374

Condition: Good


First edition hardback, 1927, in overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dark blue cloth boards rubbed to edges and spine a touch faded, with number '137' chalked to rear cover. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's bookplate to front pastedown and signature to ffep; tanning to page-ends and the odd spot of foxing here and there but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old libra... View more info

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The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus

By: Washington Irving

Price: £29.95

Publisher: T. Nelson and Sons: 1894

Seller ID: 111205

Condition: Very Good


"Author's Revised Edition hardback, 1894, with no jacket as published. 6 x 8 inches, 664 pages. In overall very good condition, maroon cloth bevel-edged boards, with gilt titles and decoration to front cover and spine (blind-embossed decorative monogram to rear board), are rubbed to corners and edges with a couple of minor marks. Binding tight and square, no annotations, previous owner's name in ink to reverse of ffep. Some minor foxing here and there, especially tho... View more info

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My Dear Alexias: Letters from Wellesley Tudor Pole To Rosamund Lehmann

By: Wellesley Tudor Pole; Elizabeth Gaythorpe (editor)

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Jersey, Neville Spearman: 1979

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180361

ISBN: ISBN 0859780384

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1979, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dj with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj rubbed to edges with a couple of nicks and spine slightly faded (now protected); red cloth boards 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. View more info

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"No Guts, No Glory: Conversations With Bette Davis"

By: Whitney Stine

Price: £15.95

Publisher: Virgin Books: 1990

Seller ID: 151198

ISBN: ISBN 1852273437

Condition: Very Good


"First UK edition hardback, 1990, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Sometime Never

By: Wilfred Pickles

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Werner Laurie: 1951

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 110067

Condition: Good


"SIGNED first edition, 1951, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handlig and storage - green cloth boards faded to spine. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotation or inscriptions; text and illustrations crisp and clear throughout. Signed by the author to title page beneath the facsimile printed signature. Reminiscences of one of the media's first superstars including stories from the making of his radi... View more info

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Invites You To Have Another Go

By: Wilfred Pickles

Price: £14.95

Publisher: David & Charles: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180578

ISBN: ISBN 0715373935

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1978, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj slightly faded to spine. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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The Collected Papers of Wilfred Trotter

By: Wilfred Trotter

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Oxford Medical Publications/OUP: 1942

Seller ID: 121159

Condition: Very Good


"First reprint hardback, 1942, with no jacket. In overall very good condition - original maroon cloth boards are a little worn to edges and spine slightly tanned. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name to ffep; some age-spotting to prelims and page-ends, but text clean and clear throughout." View more info

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Twelve Masters Of Prose & Verse

By: Wilfred Whitten

Price: £14.95

Publisher: W. Grierson: 1909

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 190494

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1909, with no jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - boards slightly rubbed, spine tanned. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation - brief gift inscription to front pastedown dated 1917; spotting to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info