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Home Furnishing and Decoration: including Furniture-Making For the Amateur

By: N/A

Price: £9.95

Publisher: The Fleetway House:

Seller ID: 120755

Condition: Good


"Undated hardback in the Household Reference Library series, circa, 1930's, with no jacket. In overall good to very good condition, brown cloth boards, with gilt and black titles to spine, are rubbed to edges and corners. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions; some tanning to endpapers and page-ends but text and copious plates and illustrations clean and clear throughout." View more info

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Shakespeare Quarterly Volume XXII 1971 (Issues 1 to 4 plus index)

By: N/A

Price: £29.95

Publisher: "The Shakespeare Association Of America, Inc.": 1971

Seller ID: 140406

Condition: Very Good


"Library-bound hardback collection of all four issues of Shakespeare Quarterly for 1971 with no dust jacket (original card covers for all four issues have been bound-in). Ex. Birmingham City Reference Library with almost none of the usual stamps and labels. 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 bright and clear throughout. Photograph available." View more info

Ground Water And Wells: A Reference Book For The Water-Well Industry

By: N/A

Price: £19.95

Publisher: "Saint Paul, Minnesota", "Johnson Division, Universal Oil Products Co.": 1972

Seller ID: 141025

Condition: Very Good


"First edition second printing hardback, 1972, with no jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - original green leatherette-cloth boards generally clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name to front pastedown; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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"Lycidas, Sonnets &c"

By: "John Milton, W. Bell (editor)"

Price: £24.95

Publisher: "Macmillan and Co., Limited": 1907

Seller ID: 140404

Condition: Good


"Hardback reprint edited with introduction and notes by W. Bell, 1907, with no jacket. Ex. Birmingham City Reference Library book with only a couple of the usual stamps and no pages removed. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - red cloth boards lightly rubbed to edges and corners gently rounded. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Photograph available." View more info

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Unconcious Wishes and Human Relationships

By: "Joseph Sandler. M.A., Ph.D., D.Sc., M.D., Fil. Dr."

Price: £15.00

Publisher: "London, ", University College London.:

Seller ID: 110156

Condition: Fine


First Edition. 6 x 8. 20 pages. Freud Memorial Inaugural Lectures - copy of Sandler's address when he was Freud Memorial Visiting Professor 1978-79. Delivered 23 October 1978. In as-new condition. A rare period item and a valuable Psychology reference work. View more info

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Canticle of Freedom. Full Score

By: Aaron Copland. Text by John Barbour

Price: £19.95

Publisher: "New York, ", Boosey & Hawkes.:

Seller ID: 110332

Condition: Very Good


"Large Format Manuscript Book. Full Score for Chorus and Orchestra. 10 x 14. 52 pages. Cream covers are slightly soiled and creased to corners and spine but in overall very good condition. Titles crisp and advertisment for additional B&H Copeland works on the rear cover. B&H Hire Library stamp to front and three small library reference numbers to top rh front corner. Internally the book is near fine. No annotations or inscriptions and the music is clear and crisp. Written by Copeland in 1955, commissioned by Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Revised 1966 for performance by the Atlant... View more info

"Modern Gas Turbines: With Special Reference To Stationary, Aircraft, Locomotive, And Marine Types And To The Supercharging Of Internal Combustian Engines"

By: Arthur W. Judge

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Chapman & Hall Ltd: 1947

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 140680

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1947, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of handling and storage - original red cloth boards rubbed to edges and slightly soiled, spine a touch faded. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - name small and neat to front pastedown; pages lightly toned (economy standard paper) but text, diagrams, charts and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Kod‡ly es kora. Hungarian

By: Breuer Janos

Price: £25.00

Publisher: "Kecskemet, ", Kodaly Intezet.:

Seller ID: 110159

Condition: Fine


"Hungarian language version of this biographical reference text on Zolt‡n Kod‡ly. 6.6 x 9.5. 260 pages. This edition is as-new and appears unread - only minor signs of handling and two corners very slightly bumped.The Kod‡ly Method, also referred to as the Kod‡ly Concept, is an approach to music education developed in Hungary during the mid-twentieth century by Zolt‡n Kod‡ly. His philosophies regarding education served as inspiration for the method, which was then developed over a number of years by his associates." View more info

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Antiques For Amateurs.

By: C. G. L. Du Cann.

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Frederick Muller: 1962

Seller ID: 120197

Condition: Good


"First Edition hardback, 1962, with unclipped jacket. In overall good condition, dj is complete but has significant loss to lower front and spine with long unclosed tear to front; blue cloth boards, with bright silver titles to spine, are a little tanned to edges and spine has faded where dj has loss. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, slight tanning to prelims and page-ends but text, plates and illustrations clean and clear throughout. A still useful reference work in overall good condition." View more info

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A Catalogue of Surgical Instruments and Surgical Sundries

By: Chas. F. Thackray Ltd.

Price: £99.95

Publisher: Chas. F. Thackray Ltd:

Seller ID: 121160

Condition: Very Good


"Undated hardback, circa mid-20th century, with no jacket as published. In overall very good condition - original dark green faux leather, bevel edged boards, are a little worn to corners. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions - previous owner's name and address neat to front pastedown, text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. A fascinating period title in truly excellent condition for reference and research - 8.5 x 10.5 inches, 853 pages and 2.5kg." View more info

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Jawlensky

By: Clemens Weiler

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Mailand, Uffici Kunstverlag Koln:

Seller ID: 121133

Condition: Acceptable


"Undated German language edition softback, circa 1950s. In overall fair to good condition - white covers, with full colour illustrated on-lay, are tanned and marked, back-strip tatty and on-lay slightly torn to edges. Binding tight, no annotations - gift inscription to ffep; some tanning but text and wonderful tipped-in colour plates clean and clear throughout. 27 pages, 10 full colour plates, plus cover on-lay. This is a scarce title in good useable condition for reference or reading. " View more info

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Rousseau

By: David Larkin (editor)

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1975

Seller ID: 111165

ISBN: 244761595

Condition: Very Good


"First Printing, 1975; paperback in overall very good condition. Covers slightly tanned with small punch-hole to upper front cover; binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text and full colour plates clean and clear throughout. An excellent and useable reference copy of 'the greatest modern primitive's' works, from a private collection." View more info

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The Dictionary Of Photography, And Reference Book For Amateur And Professional Photographers

By: E. J. Wall and F. J. Mortimer

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Iliffe & Sons Ltd:

Seller ID: 190020

Condition: Good


Thirteenth edition hardback, with no jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards a little worn to spine head and tail. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text, charts and diagrams bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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A-Z of Fencing

By: E.D. Morton

Price: £6.95

Publisher: "London, ", Macdonald Queen Anne Press.:

Seller ID: 110141

Condition: Very Good


"First UK Edition. 8 x 8.5. 192 pages. Black cloth boards with silver titles to spine. Very minor fading to top edge. Striking dustjacket shows only minimal signs of handling and shelfwear, not price-clipped, small scratch to rear. Binding tight, text and illustrations crisp and clean. No annotations or inscriptions. Really nice example of this standard reference text with lovely illustrations and photographs throughout." View more info

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There Are No Dead And Other Poems

By: Ellen Coleman

Price: £27.95

Publisher: "Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd":

Seller ID: 140403

Condition: Good


"Undated hardback edition, c. 1918, with no jacket. Ex. Birmingham City Reference Library book with the usual stamps and labels, no pages removed (added to library collection in 1919). In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - blue cloth boards lightly aged and rubbed. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - attractive memorial library bookplate to ffep (by Harvey); text bright and clear throughout. Photograph available." View more info

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Italian Baroque Painting

By: Ellis Waterhouse

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Phaidon Press: 1962

Seller ID: 111102

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback with 200 illustrations, 1962, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with the usual minor signs of having been read and handled. Grey cloth boards, with titles to spine and front board, are tanned to edges and spine, a couple of marks and corners a little rubbed. Binding tight and square, no annotations or inscriptions - previous owner's stamp (very faint) to front paste-down and reverse of title page. Page edges a touch tanned but text and profuse plates (mostly b&w) are clean and clear throughout. A good, useable copy for study and reference. " View more info

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English Landed Society In The Nineteenth Century

By: F. M. L. Thompson

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1963

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 190674

Condition: Good


First edition second impression hardback in the Studies In Social History series, 1963, with unclipped jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - possible ex library book with a reference number to fly leaf but none of the other usual stamps or labels; dust jacket laminated to boards and faded to spine. Internally clean. Binding tight; no inscriptions but a little minor annotation in pencil here and there; owners names to fly-leaf; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Pottery and Porcelain: A Guide to Collectors

By: Frederick Litchfield

Price: £45.00

Publisher: "Truslove, Hanson & Comba": 1900

Seller ID: 110810

Condition: Good


"Revised edition hardback with no jacket. In overall good to very good condition - 7 x 10 inches, 362 pages, 1.75kg. Contains 150 Illustrations of Specimens of Various Factories, 7 Coloured Plates, and Marks, and Monograms of all the Important Makers. Handsome green cloth covered boards with bevelled edges and gilt titles to spine and front cover, with gilt illustration of an urn plus Litchfield's signature in facsimile. Signs of edge-wear and some staining. Binding tight and square, no annotations or inscriptions. Untrimmed page-ends slightly tanned with the odd spot of foxing, gilding to... View more info

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Guide To Marine Insurance: Being A Handbook Of The Law And Practice Of Marine Insurance With Special Reference To Policies On Goods

By: Henry Keate

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons: 1938

Seller ID: 130129

Condition: Good


"Tenth Edition hardback by L. Gurney, 1938, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - spine tanned and spine head and tail slightly worn. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; slight toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Explorations & Explanations. Essays in the social history of Victorian Wales

By: Ieuan Gwynedd Jones

Price: £15.00

Publisher: "Landysul, ", Gomer Press.:

Seller ID: 110243

Condition: Fine


"First Edition, First Impression (stated). 5.5 x 8.5 inches. 338 pages. Black cloth boards with gilt title to spine as new. Unclipped jacket shows minimal signs of handling and shelfwear. Binding tight and square, appears little read. Text crisp and clear throughout. No annotations, owners name to front free end-paper. A valuable historical and social reference work from the Welsh viewpoint for study and collecting." View more info