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Image for The Rise And Progress Of The Standard Oil Company

The Rise And Progress Of The Standard Oil Company

By: Gilbert Holland Montague

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1904

Seller ID: 131657

Condition: Very Good


"Quarter leather-bound hardback reprint, 1904, with no jacket as published. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - lovely tan leather and marbelled paper boards very clean and crisp. Binding tight and no inscriptions but a number of passages have been underlined in ink with several annotations, the ink has smudged to p. 101; toning to page-ends but text and marbelled end-papers bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for "Pregethau Y Diweddar Barch. John Jones, Tal-Y-Sarn: Gyda Rhagdraeth Gan Y Golygydd"

"Pregethau Y Diweddar Barch. John Jones, Tal-Y-Sarn: Gyda Rhagdraeth Gan Y Golygydd"

By: Griffith Parry (editor)

Price: £49.95

Publisher: Dinbych, Thomas Gee: 1869

Seller ID: 140080

Condition: Very Good


"Welsh language hardback edition of the collected sermons of John Jones, 1869, bound in leather with no jacket as published. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - rubbing to corners and spine, faint cup-ring to rear panel. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; marbled page-ends have darkened but text bright and clear throughout. Frontispiece portrait of John Jones by T. Gee of Dinbych retains it's tissue-paper guard. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for The Modern Self-Instructor In Phrenology, Physiology, & Physiognomy; Or The People's Hand-Book Of Human Nature

The Modern Self-Instructor In Phrenology, Physiology, & Physiognomy; Or The People's Hand-Book Of Human Nature

By: Gustavus Cohen

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Manchester, Gustavus Cohen: 1889

Seller ID: 140296

Condition: Very Good


Hardback edition, 1889, with no jacket as published. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - boards slightly rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; light toning and spotting to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available. View more info

Image for "Echoes From Old Calcutta: Being Chiefly Reminiscences Of The Days Of Warren Hastings, Francis and Impey"

"Echoes From Old Calcutta: Being Chiefly Reminiscences Of The Days Of Warren Hastings, Francis and Impey"

By: H. E. Busteed

Price: £24.95

Publisher: W. Thacker & Co.: 1908

Seller ID: 150464

Condition: Fair


"Fourth edition hardback (much enlarged and with additional illustrations), 1908, with no jacket. In overall fair-to-good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - boards generally rubbed and a little soiled, cloth at spine head and tail crushed and nicked. Internally clean. Binding soft - rear hinge sound but cracks to gutter at half-title and p.81, no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends but text, maps and illustrations generally bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for A Farmer's Year Being His Commonplace Book For 1898

A Farmer's Year Being His Commonplace Book For 1898

By: H. Rider Haggard

Price: £89.95

Publisher: Longmans, Green, And Co.: 1899

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 190205

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1899, with no jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards rubbed to spine and edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions - owners bookplate to front paste-down; tanning to page-ends and the odd spot of foxing here and there but text, maps and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Frontispiece retains its tissue-paper guard. Not an old library book. View more info

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An Introduction To The History Of The Church Of England; From Earliest Times To The Present Day

By: Henry Offley Wakeman

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Rivington, Percival & Co.: 1897

Seller ID: 171444

Condition: Good


Fourth edition hardback, 1897, with no jacket as issued. In overall good used condition with some minor signs of age, handling and storage - maroon cloth boards quite rubbed to edges with small split to cloth at spine head and a couple of marks. Internally clean. Binding tight - front endpaper removed; no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Lectures To Young Men On Various Important Subjects

By: Henry Ward Beecher

Price: £24.95

Publisher: New York, J. C. Derby: 1856

Seller ID: 190016

Condition: Good


Third edition hardback, 1856, with no jacket as issued. In overall good used condition with some minor signs of age, handling and storage - black, embossed cloth boards faded and rubbed. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions - owners names to second front endpaper; tanning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Honorine: Colonel Chabert, The Interdiction (Caxton Edition Volume 20)

Honorine: Colonel Chabert, The Interdiction (Caxton Edition Volume 20)

By: Honore de Balzac

Price: £15.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company: 1897

Seller ID: 200241

Condition: Good


Caxton Edition hardback (vol. 20), 1897, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth boards shelf-worn and spine slightly darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt upper-edge to page-block dust-dulled, toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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The Deputy From Arcis. Volume I and Volume II (Caxton Edition)

By: Honore de Balzac

Price: £29.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company: 1898

Seller ID: 200242

Condition: Good


Caxton Edition two volume hardback set, 1898, with no jackets. In overall good-to-very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth boards slightly shelf-worn and darkened to spines. Internally clean. Bindings tight; no annotation or inscriptions - owners bookplate to front pastedown in both volumes; gilt upper edge to page-block dust-dulled, toning to page-ends and endpapers, but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not old library books. View more info

The Magic Skin (Caxton Edition)

By: Honore de Balzac

Price: £15.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company: 1899

Seller ID: 200244

Condition: Good


Caxton Edition hardback, 1899, with no jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth boards a little shelf-worn and spine darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt upper-edge to page-block dust-dulled, toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

A Double Family: The Peace Of The Household, A Study Of Woman, Another Study Of Woman, The Pretend Mistress (Caxton Edition)

By: Honore de Balzac

Price: £15.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company: 1897

Seller ID: 200245

Condition: Good


Caxton Edition hardback, 1897, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth boards shelf-worn and spine a touch darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt upper-edge to page-block dust-dulled, toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Albert Savarus: A Daughter Of Eve (Caxton Edition)

By: Honore de Balzac

Price: £15.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company: 1897

Seller ID: 200246

Condition: Good


Caxton Edition hardback, 1897, with no jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth boards a touch shelf-worn and spine darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt upper-edge to page-block dust-dulled with toning to page-ends, but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

The Lily Of The Valley (Caxton Edition)

By: Honore de Balzac

Price: £15.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company: 1897

Seller ID: 200247

Condition: Good


Caxton Edition hardback, 1897, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth boards a little shelf-worn and spine darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt upper-edge to page-block dust-dulled with toning to page-ends, but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

A Start In Life: Madame Firmiani, The Message, The Atheist’s Mass (Caxton Edition)

By: Honore de Balzac

Price: £15.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company: 1897

Seller ID: 200248

Condition: Good


Caxton Edition hardback, 1897, with no jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth boards slightly shelf-worn and spine a touch darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt upper-edge to page-block dust-dulled with toning to page-ends, but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Old Goriot (Caxton Edition)

By: Honore de Balzac

Price: £15.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company: 1897

Seller ID: 200249

Condition: Good


Caxton Edition hardback, 1897, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth boards a little shelf-worn and spine darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt upper-edge to page-block dust-dulled with toning to page-ends, but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

The Illustrious Gaudissart: The Muse Of The Department (Caxton Edition)

By: Honore de Balzac

Price: £15.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company: 1898

Seller ID: 200250

Condition: Good


Caxton Edition hardback, 1898, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth boards a little shelf-worn and spine darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt upper-edge to page-block dust-dulled with toning to page-ends, but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

The Marriage Contract: La Grenadiere, Gobseck(Caxton Edition)

By: Honore de Balzac

Price: £15.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company: 1897

Seller ID: 200251

Condition: Good


Caxton Edition hardback, 1897, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth boards a little shelf-worn and spine darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt upper-edge to page-block dust-dulled with toning to page-ends, but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

The Civil Service: Gaudissart II, A Prince Of Bohemia (Caxton Edition)

By: Honore de Balzac

Price: £15.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company: 1896

Seller ID: 200252

Condition: Good


Caxton Edition (vol. 8) hardback, 1896, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth boards a little shelf-worn and spine darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt upper-edge to page-block dust-dulled with toning to page-ends, but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

The Village Cure (Caxton Edition)

By: Honore de Balzac

Price: £15.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company: 1899

Seller ID: 200253

Condition: Good


Caxton Edition hardback, 1899, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth boards a little shelf-worn and spine darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt upper-edge to page-block dust-dulled with toning to page-ends, but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

History Of The Thirteen: Ferragus, Chief Of The Devorants; La Ducheses De Langeais (Caxton Edition)

By: Honore de Balzac

Price: £15.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company: 1896

Seller ID: 200254

Condition: Good


Caxton Edition (vol. 6) hardback, 1896, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - green cloth boards a little shelf-worn and spine darkened. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; gilt upper-edge to page-block dust-dulled with toning to page-ends, but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info