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This World and Nearer Ones

By: Brian W Aldiss

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15081319-106

ISBN: 029777655X

Condition: Very Good


A very good copy with some light page tanning and a little shelfwear to (unclipped) wrapper and book edges. 029777655X View more info

Amon Hen 47: the Bulletin of the Tolkien Society November 1980

By: Brin Dunsire

Price: £3.00

Publisher: The Tolkien Society: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15113047-43

Condition: Good


A little shelfwear and tanning. View more info

Proceedings of the British Academy 1989 Volume LXXV (75)

By: British Academy

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 16072716-146

ISBN: 0197260977

Condition: Very Good


Some light shelfwear and rubbing to cover, internally in very good condition indeed. No wrapper. Contents include: Jacobean playwrights & 'judicious' spectators; Masterpieces of early and Old Syrian art; Kant's moral intuitionism; Statesmen or barbarians?; The Western Zhou as seen through their bronzes; Reading Bentham; The Welsh & the Irish before the Normans - contact or impact; Honour among thieves; Keats's 'Robin Hood', John Hamilton Reynolds, & the 'Old Poets'; On d... View more info

Norwegian Life and Literature: English accounts and views especially in the 19th Century

By: C B Burchardt

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1920

Edition: 12th ed

Seller ID: 16031423-33

Condition: Fair


Pages tanning, else internally a good, sound copy; shelfworn cover is also marked. No dustwrapper. View more info

Bernard Quaritch

By: Catalogues of Books: Medicine and Science 899, 911, 922 part 2, 932, Natural History Books 934

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Bernard Quaritch: 1970

Seller ID: 17070911-16

Condition: Very Good


Five Bernard Quaritch auction catalogues professionally bound, with covers; some sections have page tanning, all in very good condition. A nice copy. Catalogues included: Medicine & Science including Engineering & Manufacture, Mining & Metallurgy #899 1970; Medicine & Science including Mental DIseases, Pharmacology, Engineering, Mining & Transport #911 1971; Science & Medicine #922 Part 2 1972; Science & Medicine #932 1973; Natural History Books #934 1973. View more info

A Guide to St Michael's Church, East Coker, Somerset

By: Cecil C Foulkes

Price: £5.00

Publisher: East Coker, St Michael's Church: 1987

Seller ID: 17041210-135CH

Condition: Very Good


Some cover wear, internally in very good condition. View more info

The Famous Missal of Richard Fitzjames, Vicar of the Parish Church of Saint Michael, Minehead, A.D. 1485-1497

By: Cecil Henry Bullivant

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Minehead, Parochial Church Council of Minehead: 1963

Seller ID: 15022803-22

Condition: Good


Slight shelfwear to cover, staples rusting, otherwise a very good copy. Reprint of c.1970. View more info

François Villon in his Environment

By: Chaney, Edward F

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Blackwell: 1946

Seller ID: 915354-121

Condition: Fair


Quarter bound with blue cloth, stiff card covers, both with some rubbing & uneven browning, corners a little bumped; page edges a little tanned & spotted, internally a sound, tight, good copy, early & late pages have some foxing. No wrapper. View more info

The Bunyan Country: Landmarks of The Pilgrim's Progress

By: Charles G Harper

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Cecil Palmer: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 16092612-12

Condition: Fair


Some page tanning and one plate disattached, else textblock is in good condition; cover has some shelfwear, gilt title on backstrip still bright. No dustwrapper. Bedfordshire. View more info

Charles Kingsley's American Notes: Letters from a Lecture Tour 1874

By: Charles Kingsley; Robert Bernard Martin

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1958

Seller ID: 915684-25

Condition: Very Good


Book has minimal wear; owner's inscription on front endpaper, else a near fine copy. Dustwrapper is tanned with a few marks. View more info

A Fifteenth Century Italian Plutarch (British Museum Add. MS. 22318), with an introduction and notes (Faber Library of Illuminated Manuscripts)

By: Charles Mitchell

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 17101533-112

Condition: Good


Partial private library label on front endpaper, both pastedowns have tape marks, else internally in very good condition; cover has a little edgewear. Wrapper (in plastic sleeve) is worn with several small tears. View more info

Newspapers in the classroom: A guide for the teacher on how best to use them

By: Charles Stuart-Jervis

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Times' Education Services: 1970

Seller ID: 15050516-123

Condition: Fair


Some cover wear including some to corners, ink name written on cover; pages a little tanned. View more info

Africa Bibliography 1993: Works on Africa Published During 1993

By: Chris Allen

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 97777-104

ISBN: 0748605320

Condition: Very Good


Some light shelfwear & one small, light crease; internally a fine copy. View more info

Important Natural History Books and Atlases, Wednesday, 30 April 1997

By: Christie's

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Christie's London: 1997

Seller ID: 16080916-113

Condition: Good


Light cover wear, internally in very good condition. View more info

Image for The Evelyn Library, sold by order of the Trustees of the Wills of J H C Evelyn, deceased, and Major Peter Evelynm deceased. Part III M-S.

The Evelyn Library, sold by order of the Trustees of the Wills of J H C Evelyn, deceased, and Major Peter Evelynm deceased. Part III M-S.

By: Christie, Manson & Woods

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Christie, Manson & Woods: 1978

Seller ID: 18050339-111

Condition: Good


Internally in very good condition, cover has some edgewear, splitting to head of backstrip. No wrapper. View more info

Women, Writing, and Fetishism 1890-1950: Female Cross-Gendering (Oxford English Monographs)

By: Clare L Taylor

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 17051525-101

ISBN: 0199244103

Condition: Near Fine


Book is pretty much as new, wrapper has light shelfwear. 0199244103 Contents include: 'Coveted Pleasures': inverts and perverts at the Fin de Siècle; 'A New Perverseness': female cross-gendering and theories of fetishism 1915-1930; 'I Am Her': the cross-gendered woman as fetish object in H.D.'s Her; 'She is Myself': Djuna Barnes's Nightwood and the exhaustion of female fetishism; 'Becoming Djuna': Anaïs Nin's Diaries and fiction. View more info

Latin American Prose in English Translation: a bibliography

By: Claude L Hulet

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Pan American Union: 1964

Seller ID: 16081603-77

Condition: Fair


Foreign Office Library withdrawal, a couple of stamps, pages tanning, else internally a good, sound copy; cover rather shelfworn, marked and rubbed with bumped corners and 'Foreign Office' embossed on front and back covers. No dustwrapper. View more info

Cosmographical Glasses: Geographic Discourse, Gender, and Elizabethan Fiction

By: Constance C Relihan

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Kent, The Kent State University Press: 2004

Seller ID: 16061302-96

ISBN: 0873388119

Condition: Very Good


Showing very light signs of use, although both boards are slightly warped (a few weeks on a full bookshelf may well remedy this). Dustwrapper a little tanned and shelfworn. 0873388119 View more info

Louisa M Alcott & the American Family Story (The Bodley Head Monographs)

By: Cornelia Meigs

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Bodley Head: 1970

Seller ID: 96681-31

ISBN: 0370008014

Condition: Very Good


Book shows minimal signs of use; dustwrapper is edgeworn & rubbed with fraying to the spine extremities & a small closed tear on the back. View more info

Book and Magazine Collector 105, December 1992

By: Crispin Jackson

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Diamond Publishing Group: 1992

Seller ID: 13031203-17

Condition: Good


Light shelfwear to cover, 2cm split at head of spine, light page tanning. James Bond spin-offs, H R Millar, Sexton Blake, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Garth, James Fenimore Cooper. View more info