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1 A Romance of the Equator: Best Fantasy Stories
Aldiss, Brian Victor Gollancz Ltd London 1989 0575042117 / 9780575042117 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. There is a very, very slight lean to the spine. Clean. Unmarked. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Binding tight. Dust jacket has been price clipped. 345pp. 304421 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
16 With Gissing in Italy: The Memoirs of Brian Boru Dunne
Dunne, Brian Boru ; edited by Paul F. Mattheisen, Arthur C. Young, and Pierre Coustillas Ohio University Press 1999 0821412582 / 9780821412589 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Book and dust jacket in excellent fine unmarked condition. Clean, tight, appears unread. Not price clipped, the dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear). pp. ix, 207. 303202 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
2 Tiger In Your Tank: The Anatomy of an Advertising Campaign
Ash, Brian Cassell London 1969 0304933368 / 9780304933365 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Brown cloth. 1st edition. Book itself is in good sound condition. The dust jacket is generally darkened, has a few small marks on the front cover and a lot of indentations on the back cover, which faintly show through to the boards underneath. No names or inscriptions. Not price clipped. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve to prolong the life of the jacket. (This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and is fully removable if preferred). 166pp. 303081 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
17 With Gissing in Italy: The Memoirs of Brian Boru Dunne
Dunne, Brian Boru ; edited by Paul F. Mattheisen, Arthur C. Young, and Pierre Coustillas Ohio University Press 1999 0821412582 / 9780821412589 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Book and dust jacket in excellent fine unmarked condition. Clean, tight, appears unread. Not price clipped, the dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear). pp. ix, 207. 303208 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
3 Essays, or Counsels, Civil and Moral
Bacon, Francis ; edited with an introduction and notes by Brian Vickers ; preface by Lord Quinton ; engravings by Harry Brockway The Folio Society London 2002 Hardcover Very Good No Slipcase Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In very good condition but lacks slipcase. Clean and tight. Very slight bruising to the base of the spine and a small abrasion to the front board. No names or inscriptions. pp. xxv, 258. This edition is based on the version published by Oxford University Press in 1996 as part of their Oxford Authors series. Printed on Caxton Wove paper and bound in Lorenzo vellum. 304488 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
18 A Field Guide to Narnia
Duriez, Colin ; with a foreword by Brian Sibley Sutton Publishing 2005 0750938765 / 9780750938761 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Book and dust jacket in excellent fine unmarked condition. Clean, tight, appears unread. Not price clipped [20.00], the dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear). pp. xii, 228pp. 303219 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
4 The Heart of Scotland
Blake, George ; with a foreword by Eric Linklater ; illustrated from drawings by Brian Cook and from photographs; dust jacket design by Brian Cook B. T. Batsford Ltd North Audley Street, London 1938 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Second edition. Original purple cloth, with green titles. The boards are slightly faded and lightly bruised at the spine ends. The binding is firm. Top edges tinted purple. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xii, 115. The dust jacket is bright and fresh, though slightly faded at the spine; lightly rubbed and several short tears to the edges, with a few very small chips. 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. (Book photographed without the protective cover, to avoid reflections). Batsford British Heritage series. 107109 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
19 A Field Guide to Narnia
Duriez, Colin ; with a foreword by Brian Sibley Sutton Publishing 2005 0750938765 / 9780750938761 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Book and dust jacket in excellent fine unmarked condition. Clean, tight, appears unread. Not price clipped [20.00], the dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear). pp. xii, 228pp. 303220 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
5 The Last Great Journey on Earth
Branston, Brian Hodder and Stoughton London 1970 0340106298 / 9780340106297 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. Original green boards. There are just a few pencil line marks marking passages in the margins. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket has unfortunately been covered in a matte-finish clear sticky back plastic which has yellowed a little. Some creasing to the front flap of the dust jacket. pp. 256. 307405 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
20 A Field Guide to Narnia
Duriez, Colin ; with a foreword by Brian Sibley Sutton Publishing 2005 0750938765 / 9780750938761 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Book and dust jacket in excellent fine unmarked condition. Clean, tight, appears unread. Not price clipped [20.00], the dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear). pp. xii, 228pp. 303218 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
6 Breaking The Limits: The Sam Ermolenko Story [Signed First Edition]
Burford, Brian ; Ermolenko, Sam Tempus Publishing Stroud, Glos 2003 0752425854 / 9780752425856 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Signed by Sam Ermolenko on the title page - flat signed; no inscription or dedication. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Original black boards. The dust jacket is lightly bruised at the edges. Base of spine lightly bumped. Binding is firm and square. Pages in nice, clean condition. Dust jacket not price clipped. 239pp. 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. 104416 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
21 The Land of France (The British Heritage series)
Dutton, Ralph ; Holden, Lord ; with a foreword by Raymond Mortimer ; with dust jacket illustration by Brian Cook B. T. Batsford Ltd 1952 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Cook, Brian (dust jacket) 
Hardback with dust jacket. 4th edition, revised. Original green boards. The binding is firm and inner hinges very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Top edge tinted green. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. Quite heavy foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. A little foxing to pages. The Brian Cook dust jacket has a little light foxing and loss of about 3cm at the top of the spine. A couple of further short nicks and small chips to the dust jacket edges. pp. xvi, 158. 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. (Book photographed without the protective cover, to avoid reflections). 107124 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
7 John Burningham
Burningham, John ; with a foreword by Maurice Sendak and an introduction by Brian Alderson Jonathan Cape 2009 022408366X / 9780224083669 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. In overall very good, clean condition but there is a very pale mark to the bottom outer closed textblock edge. Very light bruising to the spine ends and corners. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks inside. pp. 223. The binding is firm. Dust jacket has not been 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. (Books are photographed without the film sleeve, due to reflection). A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 308630 
Price: 100.00 GBP

 
22 The English Country House
Dutton, Ralph ; with a foreword by Osbert Sitwell ; illustrated from photographs B. T. Batsford North Audley Street, London 1935 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Dust jacket illustration by Brian Cook 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original brown boards. The boards are clean, with just slight fading to both ends of the spine. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Significant foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges, with some foxing to prelims and a few scattered spots to pages throughout. The binding is firm. The dust jacket is faded at the spine, has some tears and chips to edges, with minor loss, and a repaired to the bottom edge of the back cover (old repair to the underside with a paper repair tape, not sellotape). A good copy of this scarce first edition, with the lovely Brian Cook dust jacket. pp. viii, 120, 32. 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. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 309335 
Price: 28.00 GBP

 
 
8 More Cotswold Walks (Pathfinder Guide 40)
Conduit, Brian Jarrold 2006 0711711186 / 9780711711181 Paperback NEW 8vo - 9" / 23cm Tall 
New paperback. RRP 10.99. Jarrold Pathfinder Guide. pp. 95. 053798 
Price: 5.99 GBP

 
23 The Sporting Scot
edited by Brian D. Osborne and Ronald Armstrong Birlinn 2003 1841582824 / 9781841582825 Soft cover Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
This book is new and not previously owned, but the pages have slightly darkened / tanned due to its age. Original RRP 12.99. 314pp. A selection of writing from novels, short stories and light verse, together with some memorable sports journalism. 303707 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
9 The English Abbey
Crossley, F. H. B. T. Batsford London 1935 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Dust jacket illustration by Brian Cook 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original grey boards with blue titles. Heavy foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and foxing to the endpapers, pastedowns, and to pages throughout. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. xiv, 114 + 32 pages of publisher's lists. A different Brian Cook dust jacket design to later editions. Rubs to the dust jacket edges and some short tears, which a previous owner has repaired neatly with paper tape to the underside of the dust jacket. Spine of the dust jacket is faded. Top corner of the front flap of the dust jacket is 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. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 309396 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
24 The Sporting Scot
edited by Brian D. Osborne and Ronald Armstrong Birlinn 2003 1841582824 / 9781841582825 Soft cover Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
This book is new and not previously owned, but the pages have slightly darkened / tanned due to its age. Original RRP 12.99. 314pp. A selection of writing from novels, short stories and light verse, together with some memorable sports journalism. 303708 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
10 English Church Design 1040 to 1540 A.D.
Crossley, F. H. ; with dust jacket illustration by Brian Cook B. T. Batsford Ltd 1947 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated from drawings, plans and photographs; with dust jacket illustration by Brian Cook 
Hardback with dust jacket. Second edition, revised and enlarged. Original red boards, with black titles. Small bump to the boards at the base of the spine. The binding is firm and tight. Inner hinge are very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Foxing to the endpapers, pastedowns and to outer closed textblock page edges. Top edge tinted red. The dust jacket is bright and clean, with a few light foxing spots to the back cover, browned / dulled spine, and with some foxing to the inner flaps. Light rubs to the dust jacket edges. Front flap not price clipped. pp. viii, 120. 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. (Book photographed without the protective cover, to avoid reflections). 107122 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
25 The Victoria Falls: A Handbook to The Victoria Falls, The Batoka Gorge and Part of The Upper Zambesi River (Second Edition)
Fagan, Brian M. (ed.) Commission for the Preservation of Natural and Historical Monuments and Relics: Northern Rhodesia 1964 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Some light rubs to the cover edges and a small rubbed patch to the front cover where an old price sticker has been removed. A reading crease to the spine. Binding firm and pages clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 184pp. 052337 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
11 English Church Craftsmanship: An Introduction to the Work of the Mediaeval Period and Some Account of Later Developments
Crossley, Fred H. ; illustrated by photographs by the author and others; dust jacket design by Brian Cook B. T. Batsford Ltd 1941 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original grey / blue boards. Previous owner's name and date written neatly on the front endpaper. Foxing to outer closed textblock pages and to prelims and page margins. Top edge red. The dust jacket is price clipped, has foxing to both flaps and light spots to underside - but is otherwise very good. Light rubs to dust jacket edges and dulled spine, a couple of very short nicks to the top edge of the back cover but no significant tears or other edgewear. In the Batsford British Heritage series. First edition. pp. viii, 120, plates. 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. 306918 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
26 The Face of Ireland (The Face of Britain series)
Floyd, Michael ; with dust jacket illustration by Brian Cook B. T. Batsford Ltd 1947 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated from watercolours and photographs; with dust jacket illustration by Brian Cook 
Hardback with dust jacket. Second edition, with corrections. Original green boards. The binding is firm and inner hinges very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. A little light foxing. Complete with fold-out road map at the back of the book. Map is very good but has some foxing. The dust jacket has been trimmed a fraction too short for the book; otherwise bright, with some light foxing and a browned / dulled spine. Light rubs to dust jacket edges. Front flap clipped but printed price still present. pp. viii, 120. 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. (Book photographed without the protective cover, to avoid reflections). 107123 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
12 This War Called Peace
Crozier, Brian ; Middleton, Drew ; Murray-Brown, Jeremy The Sherwood Press London 1984 090767108X / 9780907671084 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
A clean tight copy in very good condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve to prolong the life of the jacket. (This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and is fully removable if preferred). 307pp. 301963 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
27 The Watcher
Freeman, Brian Headline Publishing Group 2008 0755335279 / 9780755335275 First UK Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original red boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, clean and tight, fine condition. Unmarked. Dust jacket not clipped (19.99). 344pp. 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. 049219 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
13 The Life Story of the Fish
Curtis, Brian ; with an introduction by William Beebe D. Appleton-Century Company Incorporated 1938 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Blue cloth. Foredges untrimmed. 1st edition. No names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is faded at the spine, has some tears and creases and small chips to the spine and corners. Some foxing to DJ flaps. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve to prolong the life of the jacket. (This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and is fully removable if preferred). 260pp. 303085 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
28 New Worlds 1 [Signed copy]
Garnett, David (editor) ; Moorcock, Michael (consultant editor) ; contributors include Storm Constantine, J. D. Gresham, Kim Newman, Jay Summers, Michael Moorcock, Brian W. Aldiss, John Clute, and others. VGSF, Victor Gollancz 1991 0575051345 / 9780575051348 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Soft back. Signed by 5 contributors on the title page, including David Garnett and Kim Newman. A few light rubs to the edges of the covers only. Clean and tight, near fine condition. pp. 265. 309145 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
14 From Banbury Cakes to a Bushel of Sweetmeats: A Look at Trades and Trademarks
Davis, Barry ; Little, Brian Robert Boyd Publications Witney, Oxfordshire 2011 1908738006 / 9781908738004 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Brand new paperback. RRP. 9.95. 96pp. 302759 
Price: 9.95 GBP

 
29 A Second Home
Glanville, Brian ; with dust jacket design by Kenneth Reilly Secker & Warburg 1965 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Reilly, Kenneth (dust jacket illustration) 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Grey boards; a bump to the bottom corner of the rear board. No names or inscriptions. Some light foxing to endpapers, closed textblock page edges and dust jacket edges. Otherwise very good. pp. 320. Light rubs to dust jacket edges; not price clipped. 044407 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
15 The Observer's Book of Castles [Observer's No. 78]
Davison, Brian K. Frederick Warne London 1979 0723215936 / 9780723215936 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 24mo - over 5 - 5" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Small pocket sized book. Original grey boards with white titles - the lettering of the titles to front board and spine is badly printed / a bit smudged. Previous owner's name neatly in ink at the top edge of the front endpaper. The binding is firm and pages clean. pp. 183. A little foxing to the top outer closed textblock page edge. Dust jacket is very good, not price clipped. 308800 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
30 Railway Liveries 1923-1947
Haresnape, Brian Ian Allan 1993 0711018294 / 9780711018297 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original black boards. A very slight forwards lean to the spine. In otherwise very good, clean and tight condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. 208. The dust jacket is a little faded at the spine. 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. 307450 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
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