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1 The American Economy to 1975 : An Interindustry Forecast
Almon Jr., Clopper Harper & Row, Publishers 1966 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original light green cloth boards. The bottom corners of the front endpaper and half-title page have been clipped. A nice clean copy. Dust jacket has minor edgewear - now supplied in a loose archival protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 169pp. 101540 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
16 The 'Piping Times': A Sentimental Romance of Those days when there was less Heroism but more of everything else than in these death-filled, deathless years of Grace, Grief and Glory
Farnol, Jeffery Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd 1945 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Pink cloth with black titles. Faded spine. Bump to bottom corner of the front board. Inside very clean. No names, inscriptions or other marks. War economy standard book production. pp. vi, 282. 102331 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
2 The Chemistry of Life: An Easy Outline of Biochemistry (The Thinker's Library, No. 103)
Bacon, J. S. D. Watts & Co. 1944 First Thus Hardcover Good Fair Book 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall 
Original red boards with black titles. Boards rubbed at spine ends. Binding firm and pages clean but the pages have significantly browned. Wartime economy standard book. No names or inscriptions. pp. ix, 118. The dust jacket is worn and torn with some loss to the spine and edges and chips and tears all around. Front flap not price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105255 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
17 Between The Tides : A Summer Idyll
Fausset, Hugh I'Anson W. Heffer & Sons Ltd Cambridge 1942 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. First edition. Beige / grey cloth. Boards lightly marked and spine darkened. Spine ends and corners are lightly bumped. Previous owner's red ink name and address stamp on the front endpaper; plus signature on the front endpaper. Pastedowns a bit wrinkled. Produced in conformity with the wartime economy standards. Pages are clean and the binding firm. 279pp. 19cm. 100784 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
3 Paper Chase
Bayer, Oliver Weld Hutchinson's Universal Book Club [c. 1945] London 1945 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
n.d. Date of publication not stated. First published in 1943, this edition is likely c. 1945 and is printed on War Economy Standard paper. Book Condition: Good. Red boards - some small stains to the boards. Inside is very good - clean and tight. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 126pp. A mystery novel. 304385 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
18 Habitat, Economy and Society: A Geographical Introduction to Ethnology
Forde, C. Daryll Methuen & Co. Ltd London 1953 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Reprint. First published 1934. Original mid-brown cloth. Lacks dust jacket. Rubs to the board edges. Previous owner's name in small neat writing to the top edge of the f.e.p. A good, solid copy. Binding firm. Pages clean. pp. xv, 500. 306171 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
4 Sunrise to Sunset
Bell, Adrian John Lane The Bodley Head London 1944 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original orange / yellow boards. A slight forwards lean to the spine. Name and date and a number written in pen on the front endpaper. Printed on war economy standard paper which has significantly browned with age. The binding is firm. The dust jacket has some light marks, some rubs and small chips to the edges. The dust jacket was printed on the reverse of the jacket of another book - The Ginger Cat Mystery by Robin Forsythe. Front flap not price clipped. pp. 192. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. (Books photographed without the protective cover, to avoid reflections). 107042 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
19 Habitat, Economy and Society: A Geographical Introduction to Ethnology
Forde, C. Daryll Methuen & Co. Ltd. London 1937 Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
2nd edition. Original blue boards. Very good condition. Binding firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Some light foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. Pages otherwise clean. Dust jacket lightly rubbed at the edges and has some short tears and small chips at the edges. pp. xv, 500. 030788 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
 
5 More Adventures of Rupert - Rupert Annual 1947
Bestall, Alfred A Daily Express Publication 1947 First Edition Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Soft back, as first published - War Economy Standard book. Stapled binding under the covers and the staples have rusted. Some foxing to the covers, a couple of small blue marks to the front cover, creasing to the corners, particularly to the bottom corners, and some short tears to the binding at the spine ends. A short tear to the edge of the front cover. This Book Belongs To box has been filled in in pencil. Short tear to the top edge of the front endpaper. Not price clipped. Quite heavy creasing to the bottom corners of the first few and the last few pages. There are some light marks to pages but pages are mostly quite clean and bright throughout. Short tear in the edge of p. 59/60. Some foxing to outer closed textblock page edges and occasional spot to pages. No colouring in or scribbles. pp. 120. 106912 
Price: 50.00 GBP

 
20 In This Our Life
Glasgow, Ellen Readers Union and Jonathan Cape London 1943 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback; no dust jacket. Orange cloth. Readers Union book club edition. The book was first published in the States in 1941 and won the Pulitzer Prize in 1942. A film of the same name was made in 1942. Previous owner's name in pencil on the f.e.p. War Economy Standard book. A few light foxing spots to outer closed textblock edges. 351pp. 103678 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
6 Rozel, A Historical Novel
Billot, Philip Hodder & Stoughton 1945 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original grey / beige cloth with red titles. Binding firm. Occasional foxing spot to outer closed textblock edges and to endpapers. Pages otherwise clean. Paper quality is war standard, though not stated war economy standard book production. 026270 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
21 Alphabet for Odette
Goidel, Arthur Methuen and Co. Ltd London 1946 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Mid blue boards with red titles. Quite heavy bumps to the bottom corners. Light bruising to the spine ends. The binding is firm and pages clean. Short articles on a vast range of subjects, arranged alphabetically. pp. viii, 211. War economy standard book production. 039228 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
7 Psychology and the Social Pattern
Blackburn, Julian Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co London 1945 Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original green boards. Reprint; same year as the first edition. Previous owner's name and date written on the front endpaper. The International Library of Sociology and Social Reconstruction edition. Some foxing to the endpapers and pastedowns and some light foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. War economy standard book production. The binding is firm. Pages are clean. pp. viii, 157. The dust jacket has some light grey-ish marks and the underside has been reinforced with brown paper tape to the edges and folds. Front flap of the dust jacket not price clipped. The dust jacket has been trimmed a little bit short in height for the book. 013688 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
22 Soviet Metal-Fabricating and Economic Development : Practice Versus Policy
Granick, David The University of Wisconsin Press 1967 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original charcoal grey cloth boards. A nice clean copy. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. A few light foxing spots. Not price clipped, the DJ is presented in a loose archival protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 367pp. 101539 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
8 The Framework of Human Behaviour
Blackburn, Julian Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co London 1947 First Edition Hard Cover Good Fair 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original green boards. War economy standard book production. Previous owner's name and date on the front endpaper. A few pen ticks against the list of other titles at the back of the book. Some foxing to outer closed textblock page edges. Binding firm. The dust jacket is heavily foxed and discoloured and rubbed, and torn edges have been reinforced to the underside with brown paper strips affixed to the underside of the jacket. Dust jacket not price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 013690 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
23 Scarlet Feather
Grant, Joan Methuen & Co Ltd London 1945 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. The binding is firm and pages clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. War economy standard book production with inferior paper quality. pp. vii, 264. 105513 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
9 More of Milly-Molly-Mandy
Brisley, Joyce Lankester George G. Harrap and Comlpany Ltd 1945 Hardcover Good Fair Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. 21st impression; dust jacket front flap states 11th impression. First published in March 1929; this printing is from September 1945. War economy standard book production. The dust jacket is printed on the back of dust jacket for a different book. Light brown boards with red titles and line illustration - the red has rubbed. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Colour frontis. illustration. Some light pale foxing to outer closed textblock page edges and there are a few light brown marks to pages 21-24 and light brown foxing spots to just a few other pages. pp. 95. The dust jacket is significantly worn and torn, with loss to about half of the spine and long tears to joints and back cover. Would describe as poor except that front, back and flaps are all present and joined together and it presents acceptably well in a loose archival clear film protective sleeve (fully removable; no adhesive used - it folds around the dust jacket). Front dust jacket flap not price clipped. 105891 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
24 Readings in Business Cycles & National Income
Hansen, Alvin H. ; Clemence, Richard V. George Allen & Unwin 1953 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Publisher's original pale orange boards, with blue titles to the spine. Top edge tinted blue. In very good clean condition with a firm binding. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. xi, 588. The dust jacket has generally greyed, is worn at the edges, with a few tears but is now supplied in a loose protective clear film sleeve. Front flap not price clipped. 021205 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
10 Markets of the Seventies: The Unwinding U.S. Economy
By the Editors of Fortune The Viking Press 1968 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - 9.25" Tall 
Clean. No names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is protected in a removable clear film sleeve. 118pp. 025474 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
25 Water Under the Bridges
Henderson, The Right Honourable Sir Nevile Hodder and Stoughton London 1945 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original blue boards. Some marks to the boards. Lightly bruised spine ends and corners. A brief gift inscription written on the front endpaper. Binding is firm and pages clean, if slightly tanned. War economy standard book production. 221pp. 105585 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
11 Progress and Archaeology (The Thinker's Library, No. 102)
Childe, V. Gordon Watts & Co. Fleet Street, London 1944 First Thus Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall 
Hardback. No dust jacket. Original red boards. First printing in this Thinker's Library edition. The boards are clean; just slightly faded at the spine and rubbed at the spine ends. Binding is firm and inner hinges are very good. Pages are brown - war economy standard book production. No names or inscriptions. pp. 119. 308901 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
26 The Journey Home
Henriques, Robert William Heinemann Ltd London 1944 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original red boards. A forwards lean to the spine. Spine just slightly faded and light rubs to the spine ends and corners. A few light creases to the bottom corner of the front endpaper. Light foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and to the first and last few pages. pp. 211. A small waxy mark to the bottom margin of p. 71/72. The binding is firm and pages otherwise clean. War economy standard book production. 307020 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
12 Spain at a Turning Point
Chislett, William Central Hispano 1994 8460512975 / 9788460512974 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Essentially a new book; this is still shrinkwrapped in its original plastic seal. We have not opened it to verify pagination but have retrieved page number information, date of publication and ISBN number from bibliographic databases. pp 165. In fine condition. A HEAVY book - packaged weight may exceed 1KG, in which case a postage supplement will apply outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 305870 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
27 The Pound Sterling: A Polemic
Hirsch, Fred Victor Gollancz Ltd 1965 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards. Gollancz yellow dust jacket. A rub to the bottom corner of the front cover of the jacket (looks like an old price sticker has been removed). Clean and tight. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding firm. Pages slightly tanned. 176pp. 019069 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
13 Flight From Conflict (The Thinker's Library, No. 101)
Collier, Laurence Watts & Co. Fleet Street, London 1944 First Thus Hardcover Good Good Book 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards with black titles. In very good, clean condition but the pages have significantly browned. Minor bumps to top corners. Inferior paper quality. A war economy standard production. No names or inscriptions. Binding firm. pp. ix, 84. Rubs and chips to the dust jacket edges, with small loss to the top corner of the front cover. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105506 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
28 Biggles Fails to Return
Johns, Captain W. E. ; illustrated by Leslie Stead Hodder and Stoughton Limited London 1943 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. A first edition copy in what appears to be a later state dust jacket. Original light blue boards. There are some light marks and scratches to the boards, particularly to the rear board. Small bump to the bottom of the front board. Quite a significant forwards lean to the spine. A little foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. Previous owner's signature in ink on the half title page. Produced in conformity with the wartime authorised economy standards. Pages are slightly age-toned overall but otherwise clean; not browned. The binding is firm. pp. 224. The dust jacket has some marks - a generally slightly grubby appearance. There are rubs, chips and nicks to the edges, with a couple of longer tears, one to the front flap edge of the front cover, with resulting creases. Printed price of 7/6 with publisher's sticker of 8/6 over the top. Lists of Biggles and Gimlet titles on the rear dust jacket flap and 'A letter to everyone who reads this book' on the back cover of dust jacket. Pale brown stain to the dust jacket at the base of the spine. I believe the dust jacket is from a 1950 or 1951 printing. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105976 
Price: 50.00 GBP

 
 
14 The Beacon Literary Readers, Book Four: Argosy
Compton, J. (edited by) ; illustrated by E. Nicholson Ginn and Company Ltd. [c.1940s] Queen Square, London Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Nicholson, E. 
Original pictorial cloth. Date not stated but is c. 1940s. Economy standard paper. A little rubbed at spine ends and corners and light marks to the rear board. Inscription and names on the front endpaper. Looks like erased pencil to the rear pastedown. Some foxing to endpapers. Binding quite firm and the black and white illustrations are striking. Short pieces from literature including Bede, The Arabian Nights, R. L. Stevenson, John Masefield, Walter de la Mare, Richard Jefferies, the Bible, and more. 256pp. 033607 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
29 Mr. Tittlewit's Zoo
Knight, M. Forster Country Life Limited Covent Garden, London 1942 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. War economy standard book production. Original green boards with red titles. The boards are slightly faded at the edges, with a particularly faded patch, approx. one inch in size at the head of the spine (corresponds with a tear to the dust jacket). The binding is nice and firm and pages are clean. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. There is some wrinkling to the frontispiece colour illustration. The paper quality of the frontis. illustration is quite thin which is probably the cause of the wrinkling. No other sign of wrinkling or marks to other pages. pp. 126. When Sandypaws the Rabbit was kidnapped by Bandit Rat, the folk of Fern Wood were in an uproar. They had suffered themselves from the wicked Rat, and they were sorry for poor Mrs Sandypaws, left to fend for eight little rabbits. The kind-hearted mice, Mr Tittlewit and Mr. Pippington, made a plan to foil the Rat.' And so, an Insect Zoo was created... The dust jacket is complete, has a tear at the head of the spine, a few other short tears to edges and few small and light marks overall. Front flap not price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105931 
Price: 28.00 GBP

 
 
15 Distribution in a High-Level Economy
Cox, Reavis ; in association with Charles S. Goodman and Thomas C. Fichandler Prentice-Hall New Jersey 1965 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Original black boards. No dust jacket. In very good clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding firm. pp. xv, 331. 028164 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
30 Spectrum: A Special Edition of Japan Update
Kurisaka, Yoshiro Keizai Koho Center Tokyo, Japan 1989 4876050198 / 9784876050192 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original brown cloth boards. In very good, clean condition throughout. Binding firm. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 78pp. 306711 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
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