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1 Appian - Civil Wars: Book I
Appian ; Strachan-Davidson, J. L. (edited with notes and map by) Oxford University Press 1925 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Brown cloth boards. Bumps to the top corners and a slight forwards lean to the spine. Previous owner's names and addresses on the front endpaper. There are a few pen and pencil annotations in the text (not extensive). English introduction and commentary, with Ancient Greek text. pp. vii, 150. The binding is firm and sound. 306735 
Price: 6.00 GBP

6 Biggles in Australia
Johns, Captain W. E. ; with illustrations by Studio Stead Hodder and Stoughton 1955 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall Studio Stead 
Hardback, no dust jacket. First edition. Original red boards, with black titles. Some light creasing to the boards, the spine has faded, bruises and rubs to the spine ends and corners. Two previous owner's names and addresses inside - one on the front pastedown, one on front endpaper. Pages are otherwise clean and the binding firm. Colour frontis. illustration and 5 further colour plates. pp. 188. List of titles at the front lists this as the last title + The First Biggles Omnibus. 308566 
Price: 10.00 GBP

2 The Knights of Aristophanes
Aristophanes; Edited By Robert Alexander Neil Cambridge University Press Cambridge 1909 Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Hardback. Original red cloth. The boards are a little dull / darkened and have minor rubs to the edges. Very small black ink stain to the bottom corner of the rear board. There are EXTENSIVE NOTES written throughout the text, in pencil. Three previous owner's names and addresses written on the front pastedown and endpaper. The binding is firm; still a quite acceptable reading / reference copy. A long flattened crease to the rear endpaper. pp. xiv, 229. Reprint; was first published in 1901. 040900 
Price: 15.00 GBP

7 Canterbury Essays and Addresses
Ramsey, Michael S.P.C.K London 1964 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Light brown boards. Slightly faded at the top of the front board. Clean condition but with some foxing to outer closed textblock edges. Occasional foxing spot to pages. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 168pp. 305797 
Price: 4.00 GBP

3 Five Have Plenty of Fun
Blyton, Enid Hodder & Stoughton, Limited London 1955 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Red boards; some marks and bumps to the spine ends and corners. Pale stain edge of front pastedown. 3 previous owner's names and addresses on verso to f.e.p. Some foxing and thumbing / handling marks to outer textblock edges and margins. A few thumbing / grubby marks to pages. A just about good copy of the first edition. Lacks dust jacket. The 14th Famous Five adventure. 183pp. 303177 
Price: 6.00 GBP

8 Shakespeare's Heraldry
Scott-Giles, C. W. ; illustrated by the author Heraldry Today London 1971 0900455128 / 9780900455124 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Original green boards. Previous owner's name and two addresses (one crossed out) on the front endpaper. pp. x, 237. Illustrated throughout in black and white line drawings - three small illustrations of arms have been very neatly coloured by a previous owner (p. 193-195). Small, light foxing spots to outer closed textblock edge. 305783 
Price: 15.00 GBP

4 Castles in Spain and Other Screeds
Galsworthy, John William Heinemann Ltd London 1927 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Mid-brown / tan cloth boards. Small dark mark to the bottom edge of the rear board. Previous owner's signature and date [1928] in pencil on the front endpaper. Binding firm. Hinges good. A little scattered foxing to pages and to outer closed textblock page edges (not extensive). pp. vii, 190. 307018 
Price: 6.00 GBP

9 Heather The Second
Wynne, May ; illustrated by Honor Appleton Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd 1952 Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
First published in 1938; this copy is a 3rd reprint (1952). Publisher's original green cloth. Some rubs to the edges and corners but the binding is sound and firm. A slight forward lean to the spine. A few previous owner's names and addresses on the front endpaper, some erased but leaving imprints / indentations. Some quite heavy foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. A few slight little grubby / thumbing marks to page margins (not many). Delightful Honor Appleton illustrations - black and white except for colour fronits. In fair to good condition - a perfectly acceptable reading copy; not a collector's copy. A children's pony story. 304538 
Price: 4.50 GBP

5 Biggles & Co.
Johns, Captain W. E. Oxford University Press London 1936 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall Leigh, Howard ; Sindall, Alfred (illustrators) 
Hardback, lacks dust jacket. First Pyramid edition, i.e. 2nd impression. Colour frontispiece illustration by Leigh and 6 black and white illustrations by Sindall. No asterisk printed on the half-title page. Two titles are listed on the page preceding the frontis; they are Biggles Flies East and Biggles Hits the Trail. Original blue boards, with pyramids and plane line illustration in black to the front board. The boards are generally greyed / a bit dull and are particularly darkened at the spine. No significant marks to the boards. There is a slight forwards lean to the spine. Top edge tinted blue (though now faded and grey). The binding is quite firm; inner hinges are very good. Some light foxing and thumbing / handling marks to pages throughout. More significant foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and to first and last few pages. Two previous owner's names and addresses written on front endpaper, one of which has been heavily rubbed out, causing abrasions to the paper. Similar abrasions to the top edge of the front pastedown; presumable names have been erased there too. pp. 256. 107152 
Price: 55.00 GBP


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