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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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Vaughan WilliamsAnd The Vision Of Albion

By: Wilfrid Mellers

Price: £27.95

Publisher: Barrie & Jenkins: 1989

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 151121

ISBN: ISBN 0712621172

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1989, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj slightly rubbed with small nick to front upper rh corner; green cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and musical examples bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Autobiography Of Edward, Lord Herbert Of Cherbury

By: Will H. Dircks

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Walter Scott Limited: 1888

Seller ID: 181430

Condition: Good


Hardback edition in the Camelot series, 1888, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards, with white title label to spine, are slightly rubbed and marked, title label tanned. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions - owners name to front endpaper (J. Jones) dated 1936 and owners bookplate to front pastedown (L. A Thompson Yates); tanning to page-ends ... View more info

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Goering

By: Willi Frischauer

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Odhams Press:

Seller ID: 120956

Condition: Very Good


"Undated hardback, circa 1950 (introduction dated 1950, gift inscription dated 1951), with no jacket. In overall very good condition with the usual signs of handling and storage - blue cloth boards a little rubbed and faded. Binding tight, no annotations - gift inscription to ffep; page-ends slightly tanned with a few age-spots but text and plates clean and clear throughout." View more info

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Behind The Scenes Of Otto Preminger: An Unauthorised Biography

By: Willi Frischauer

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1973

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122071

ISBN: ISBN 0718111702

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1973, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj spine lightly tanned. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; light tanning to page-ends but text and plates bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book." View more info

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The Operas of Puccini

By: William Ashbrook

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Cassell: 1969

Seller ID: 141024

Condition: Near Fine


"First UK edition hardback, 1969, with unclipped jacket. In overall near fine used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and musical examples bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Mutiny On Board H.M.S. Bounty

By: William Bligh

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Pageminster Press in association with Argot Press and Mitchell Beazely: 1981

Seller ID: 170071

ISBN: ISBN 0861340329

Condition: Very Good


"Facsimile reprint hardback, 1981, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj slightly rubbed to edges; brown leatherette boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears very little read; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's christian name to ffep upper rh corner; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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Half-Term Report: An Autobiography

By: William Douglas Home

Price: £9.95

Publisher: "Longmans, Green and Co": 1954

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 150352

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1954, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards slightly shelfworn and tanned to spine. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends and end-papers but text bright and clear throughout. Frontispiece photographic portrait of author. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info