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Rabbiting & Ferreting: A British Field Sorts Society Booklet.

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: UK, British Field Sport Society: 1979

Edition: 4th Edition

Sellers ID: 03912

Condition: Very Good


A little booklet on the country sport of rabbiting and ferreting. This book is filled with advice and anecdotes by the authors. The covers are a little grubby, mainly form wear. A tight copy. View more info

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Crime Stories from the Strand

By: N/A

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 2010

Edition: Folio Edition

Sellers ID: 04062

Condition: Near Fine


The first thing to be said about these crime stories from the Strand Magazine is that they are stories. They tell a tale. Their merits may vary from the deeply living prose of that marvelous writer Rudyard Kipling to the frankly fustian production of Dick Donovan. Each of them eminently readable. A good, clean and tight copy View more info

Cavaliers and Roundheads ; The English at War 1642-1649

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, BCA: 1993

Edition: Book Club Edition

Sellers ID: 03996

Condition: Very Good


A social as well as a military history which vividly recreates these scenes of war in England 350 years ago, this book is enlivened by astute and revealing character sketches. Making skilful use of numerous contemporary accounts as well as the fruits of modern scholarship, Christoper Hibbert demonstrates is mastery of narrative history. Although this book is a BCA publication, the D/W is from the original Harper/Collins publication. A good clean and tight copy. View more info

Cho Yang; The Voice of Tibetan Religion and Culture. Year of Tibet Edition

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: India., Council of Religious and Cultural Affairs.: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03986

Condition: Very Good


Tradition has it that Tibet is the land of Avalokiteshvara, the bodhisattva of compassion, and the Tibetan people are his descendants. The corners of the cover are creased and the edges are shelf worn. View more info

The Earth an Intimate History.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 2011

Edition: Folio Edition

Sellers ID: 03795

Condition: Near Fine


The Earth was first published in 2004 in Britain by HarperCollins. The text of this Folio Society edition is taken from the first British edition, with minor amendments and the inclusion of a new introduction. A clean, tight copy. View more info

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Automobile Engineering Vols 1 -6

By: N/A

Price: £60.00

Publisher: USA, American Technical Society Chicargo: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04138

Condition: Good


These volumes were designed for the use of repair men, chauffeurs, and owners covering the construction care and repair of pleasure cars, commercial cars and motorcycles, with especial attention to ignition, starting, and lighting systems, garage design and equipment , welding, and other repair methods. The covers and spines are well worn with tears to the base of the spine and some of the volumes are sprung at the spine. A very interesting set from the early days of th... View more info

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Mondrian

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: 1981, Baltimore Museum of Art: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04143

Condition: Very Good


Pieter Cornelis Mondrian was a dutch artist. An important contributor to the De Stigl art movement. He evolved a non-representational form which consisted of a grid of vertical and horizontal black lines and the use of three primary colours. Illustrated with colour and black and white drawings. There is a small tear to the base of the spine View more info

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Model Engineer Vol 127

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Percival marshall & Co: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04168

Condition: Very Good


This fascinating book is full of articles and line drawings plus adverts of the period. This is Vol 127 for the year 1962. The pages are lightly tanned , and the spine ends show light wear. View more info

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The RoSPA Bicycle Owner's handbook.

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: UK, Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04186

Condition: Very Good


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National Horizontal Gas Engines & Diesel Engines

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: UK, The National Gas and Oil Engine Co. Ltd: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04340

Condition: Very Good


This is a sales folder with sales brochures for the National Gas and oil Company, in very good condition. The folder also includes a small booklet on the Starting and operation of the Sunshine Massey Harris No.6 B Reaper and Binder. A great historic and interesting piece of british manufacturing history. View more info

Verti-Flight No.12

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: USA, American Helicopter Society: 1966

Sellers ID: 04341

Condition: Good


This is a bound copy of the American Helicopter Society's monthly magazine Verti-Flight Volume 12 1966. The yellow boards have some light staining to the from t cover and the text block is speckled. There ink stamps on the front pages two from Westland's 1968 and one from Fairy Aviation 1966. View more info

Verti-Flight Vol 13

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: USA, American Helicopter Society: 1967

Sellers ID: 04342

Condition: Good


This is the bound set for the year 1967 of Verti-Flight for the American Helicopter Society.This has Westland Helicopter Library stamps on the front pages. The yellow boards are lightly grubby as is the text block. View more info

Verti-Flight Vol 16 1970

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: USA, American Helicopter Society: 1970

Sellers ID: 04343

Condition: Good


This is the bound magazines of the American Helicopter Society - Verti - Flight Vol 16 1970 The yellow boards has staining to the front , the text block is speckled and the front pages are stamp with the Westland library stamp. One of the first pages has its lower corner torn off. View more info

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The Ultimate White Pages Guitar Vol. 1 A to Z

By: Aaron Stang ( Editor)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: USA, Warner Bros. Publications: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03962

ISBN: 0757914144

Condition: Very Good


This book ' Greater Guitar White Pages ' This book has over 1000 pages and 230 songs. There is creasing to the corners of the pages and the covers have creasing to them and the spine. It is still a good tight copy. View more info

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What the Tudors & Stuarts Did for Us

By: Adam Hart-Davis

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK, Boxtree: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03673

ISBN: 0752215086

Condition: Fine


Everyone knows that Henry VIII had six wives, but not many people know why, after divorcing Catherine of Aragon, he had colourless socks, In this riveting journey through the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, the author explains the problem of the colourless socks but hoe Tudor and Stuart Britain witnessed some of the most dramatic shifts in thinking and technological innovation since the Romans A good ,clean and tight copy. View more info

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To End All Wars: How the First World War Divided Britain

By: Adam Hochschild

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04114

ISBN: 0230013961

Condition: Very Good


A masterful work of history, ' To End All Wars ' vividly evokes a Britain fractured by the seismic upheaval of the Great War, poised between the optimism of the Victorians and the fractured world we inhabit now. There is a light mark on the fore-edge of the text block View more info

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Samuel Morton Peto: A Victorian Entrepreneur

By: Adrian Vaughan

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Ian Allan Publishing: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04059

ISBN: 0711033781

Condition: Near Fine


The name of Samuel Morton Peto has been familiar to decades of railway enthusiasts through his involvement in a variety of railway projects in companies such as Peto & Betts or Peto Brassey & Betts, but who was the real man ? His bust at Norwich railway station claim him to be a Baptist, Philanthropist and Entrepreneur'. While this is true, he was also branded a' liar, Cheat and Fraud'. There are two small indents to the front of the D/W. View more info

Resistance: Memoirs of Occupied France

By: Agnes Humbert

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 2008

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04326

ISBN: 0747595976

Condition: Near Fine


Written with the immediacy of events just lived, Resistance' stands today as a testament to one woman's indomitable spirit, and as an eloquent tribute to the sacrifice and courage of her comrades who did not survive. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Letters From A Lost Generation: First World War Letters of Vera Brittain and Four Friends

By: Alan Bishop and Mark Bostridge ( Editors )

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Little, Brown: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04210

ISBN: 0316646644

Condition: Near Fine


Letters from a Lost generation' ia a memorable selection of letters, written in the years 1913 to 1918, between Vera Brittain and four young men - her fiance, her younger brother and their two close friends, whose experiences in the First World War, in which all four men were killed, inspired her famous autobiography, ' A Testament of Youth.' A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Terminal World

By: Alastair Reynolds

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Gollancz: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04275

ISBN: 0575077182

Condition: Very Good


Terminal World is a snarling, drooling, crazy - eyed mongrel of a book, equal parts steampunk , Western, planetary romance and far-future SF. There is date in ink on the front end paper. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info