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The British Essayists; with Prefaces, Historical and Biographical, vol. XXIV

By: Alexander Chalmers

Price: £10.00

Publisher: J Johnson: 1802

Seller ID: 16100901-64

Condition: Fair

Some sporadic page spotting, else textblock is in good condition, still tightly bound; cover rather heavily worn, front board detatched. View more info

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Toilers and Spinsters and other essays (The Works of Miss Thackeray Vol.VII)

By: Anne Isabella Thackeray Ritchie

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Smith, Elder: 1890

Seller ID: 18060704-27

Condition: Fair

An unread copy - pages are still uncut. Some light page tanning and foxing to endpapers and adjacent pages and page edges, otherwise in very good condition; cover has some shelfwear and rubbing, mainly to the corners, front cover gilt still bright, that on spine a little dulled.. No wrapper. View more info

Essayes or Counsels, Civill & Morall of Francis Bacon Lord Verulam

By: Bacon, Francis

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Dent: 1897

Seller ID: 9915754-85

Condition: Good

Temple Classics. Some edgewear to covers (gilt titles on spine, owl embossed on front cover); endpapers & (untrimmed) page edges browned, pages tanned, a sound, tight copy. 155x100mm. View more info

Time After Time

By: Charles M Ellerby

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Peter Ness: 1980

Seller ID: 95266-36

Condition: Very Good

Autobiography 1900-1980. Dustwrapper has edgewear & some small closed tears; owner's inscription on front endpaper. View more info

Soho Spy

By: Colin Robertson

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Ward, Lock: 1944

Seller ID: 97179-101

Condition: Fair

Red cloth has edgewear & bumped corners, generally a bit grubby & faded; page edges grubby also, but internally a good reading copy. No dustwrapper. Reprint. View more info

1000 Household Hints: attractive, money-saving hints & wrinkles arranged for immediate reference (Elizabeth Craig's Household Library)

By: Elizabeth Craig

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Collins: 1952

Seller ID: 16011415-84

Condition: Fair

Cover rather shelfworn and rubbed, pages tanned else internally in good condition. No dustwrapper (apart from the rear flap which is laid in). View more info

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Whitaker's Almanack 1980, Shorter edition 1980 (112th edition)

By: F H C Tatham

Price: £5.00

Publisher: J Whitaker: 1979

Seller ID: 18080515-153

ISBN: 0850211158

Condition: Fair

Pages tanned, last page has a crease, still a sound, tight copy' cover rather grubby, rear cover has a corner crease, spine faded with a little curl. 0850211158 View more info

He that has once been happy is, for aye, out of destruction's reach

By: Irene Butterworth

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Dawson & Goodall, Mendip Press: 1975

Seller ID: 16081513-13

Condition: Good

Internally in very good condition, cover worn with some marking. No wrapper. View more info

Fors Clavigera vol.II: Letters to the Workmen and Labourers of Great Britain

By: John Ruskin

Price: £5.00

Publisher: George Allen: 1896

Seller ID: 14022206-153

Condition: Fair

Cover rather worn and rubbed with fraying to backstrip extremities; owner's name on front endpaper, rear hinge just starting to go, pages a little tanned else textblock is sound and tight. No wrapper. View more info

Kelly's Handbook to the Titled, Landed and Official Classes 1946, Seventy-Second Annual Edition

By: Kelly's Directories

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Kelly's Directories: 1946

Seller ID: 16041316-88

Condition: Good

Pages lightly tanned and page edges a little browned, else textblock is in very good condition, binding still very tight and firm; cover rather rubbed and worn with fading to backstrip. No dustwrapper. 2160 pages long and weighs 2160g. View more info

Essays by Leigh Hunt

By: Leigh Hunt; Arthur Symons

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Walter Scott: 1887

Seller ID: 910280-164

Condition: Fair

Red cloth is a little rubbed & worn with bumped corners, spine faded with small area of loss at head; page edges & endpapers browned, ownership stamp on front endpaper; one signature of pages loose; a sound reading copy. No wrapper. Edited with Introduction & Notes by Arthur Symons. The Camelot Series. View more info

Trussardi Spring / Summer 1996

By: Mario Testino

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Trussardi: 1996

Seller ID: 17031113-71

Condition: As New

Book is as new, translucent wrapper has some shelfwear. View more info

Wisdom and Destiny

By: Maurice Maeterlinck; Alfred Sutro, Alfred

Price: £3.00

Publisher: George Allen: 1903

Seller ID: 915585-83

Condition: Good

Leather to spine & corners is heavily cracked & rubbed, page edges lightly tanned; internally some sporadic foxing & pencil notes, else a very good, sound, tight copy. No wrapper. View more info

Wayside Sayings

By: Selwyn Gurney Champion; Ethel Mavrogordato

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Duckworth: 1922

Seller ID: 8417-13

Condition: Fair

Cover has some uneven fading & tanning; endpapers & page edges spotted, other very sporadic foxing. View more info

The Unspeakable Scot

By: T W H Crosland

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Grant Richards: 1902

Seller ID: 16062918-168

Condition: Fair

Pages tanned with some spotting, front hinge slack and rear hinge cracked (webbing slack); cover rubbed and worn with uneven fading, particularly the spine. No dustwrapper. Reprint. View more info

The Golden Book of Pleasure and Information

By: Tomitaro Suzuki

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Kairyudo: 1938

Seller ID: 917536-38

Condition: Fair

Quarter yellow cloth is rubbed & a little discoloured, card covers a little rubbed & corners bumped; pages tanned & sporadically spotted, binding very slightly weak on front hinge. No date but late 30s? View more info

Do You Know?

By: Ty-phoo Tea

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Typhoo Tea: 1965

Seller ID: 12102300-15

Condition: Good

Cover has some rubbing and edgewear, rear cover a little marked; internally a clean, sound copy, owner's name on inside front cover, all cards present. Undated - 1960s? View more info

True Blue

By: William Henry Giles Kingston

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1934

Seller ID: 910621-46

Condition: Fair

Red cover has rubbed edges & is somewhat grubby, decorative endpapers browned, page edges spotted; Sunday School prize certificate on front pastedown (dated 1934); textblock sound. No wrapper. Undated edition. View more info