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1 Ship's Cook Ginger
Ardizzone, Edward Frances Lincoln Children's Books London 2007 1845075749 / 9781845075743 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. Pictorial boards with matching jacket. In excellent, near fine condition. Clean, tight, unmarked and appears barely read. Slim unpaginated children's picture book. 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. The 11th and final title in Ardizzone's wonderful Little Tim series. When the crew of the Claribel fall sick, the second mate takes charge. He orders Tim to steer east - but Tim knows that this will lead the ship on to deadly rocks! The second mate, who is a terrible bully, refuses to listen. What can Tim do to save the ship? First published in 1977; this is a 2007 reissue. 309099 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
16 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

 
 
2 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

 
17 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

 
 
3 A Girl's Life Eighty Years Ago: Selections from the Letters of Eliza Southgate Bowne
Bowne, Eliza Southgate ; with an introduction by Clarence Cook Chapman and Hall London 1888 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Illustrated with portraits. Cloth. The binding can only be described as 'grubby' / greyed / discoloured etc. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Frontis. portrait lacks tissue guard; further portraits throughout, all with tissue guards. Some scattered foxing. pp. xii, 239. 302032 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
18 The Everyday Halogen Oven Cookbook
Flower, Sarah How To Books / Spring Hill 2013 1905862474 / 9781905862474 Soft Cover New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
New soft back. RRP 9.99. pp. ix, 262. This book, by nutritionist Sarah Flower, is packed with delicious, healthy and simple meals as well as general advice on how to use and maintain your Halogen Cooker. Halogen Cookers are ideal for those who live alone; or for cooking quick, easy and nutritious family meals without the expense of heating up a conventional oven. With your halogen oven you can cook up to 40% faster than with your conventional oven. It can be used to bake, grill, defrost, roast, steam and brown, and is the perfect one pot cooker. Unlike a microwave, it can cook brown and crispy pastry dishes and jacket potatoes. 058110 
Price: 8.49 GBP

 
 
4 About Winchester College; to which is prefixed De Collegio Wintoniensi by Robert Mathew
Cook, A. K. ; Mathew, Robert Macmillan and Co., Limited St Martin's Street, London 1917 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original navy blue cloth with gilt crest on the front board. There are some pale marks to the boards and bruising and light rubs to the cloth at the spine ends. From the collection of the archaeologist Christopher Hawkes, with his signature and date of 1925 on the front endpaper. Binding is firm. Some light sporadic foxing throughout. Foredges deckled / untrimmed. pp. xvii, 583, plates. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. 105703 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
19 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

 
 
5 Wittgenstein's Metaphysics
Cook, John W. Cambridge University Press 1994 0521460190 / 9780521460194 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Black boards. The boards are a little bruised at the spine ends. The binding is firm and pages clean. In very good, clean condition inside but the front endpaper has a large piece clipped from the top corner (presumably a previous owner's name etc.). Dust jacket is a little bruised at the edges and has a mark on the back cover from an old price sticker. pp. xxiii, 350. 308486 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
20 The Mary Frances Cook Book, or Adventures Among the Kitchen People
Fryer, Jane Eayre ; with illustrations by Margaret G. Hays and Jane Allen Boyer George G. Harrap and Company Ltd London 1912 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback. Original blue boards with gilt-bordered pictorial onlay to the front board. Light rubs to the spine ends and the spine is dulled. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Some foxing to preliminary pages but text pages are mostly clean. pp. 175. 308200 
Price: 35.00 GBP

 
 
6 Roaring Boys: Playwrights and Players in Elizabethan and Jacobean England
Cook, Judith ; with a foreword by Gregory Doran Sutton Publishing 2004 0750933682 / 9780750933681 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, fine condition. Unmarked. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. DJ not price clipped. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival clear film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. pp. xi, 212. 303621 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
21 Take One Pot: Super simple recipes to cook in one pot, full stop
Fuggle, Georgina Kyle Books 2013 0857830708 / 9780857830708 Soft cover Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
In excellent, fine, as new condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. 176pp. RRP when new was 15.99. 306406 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
7 Chipping Camden School 1440-1990
Cook, Robert Peter I. Drinkwater Shipston-on-Stour 1990 0946643369 / 9780946643363 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Stapled booklet format. In excellent, clean and tight, near fine condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. x, 66. 305346 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
22 Master of the Grass
Gabrielyan, Nina ; translated into English by Kathleen Cook, Joanne Turnbull, Jean MacKenzie, Sofi Cook Glas Moscow 2004 5717200668 / 9785717200660 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Second hand soft back in excellent, clean and tight, near fine condition. pp. 208. 308982 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
8 The Crime of Julian Wells
Cook, Thomas Mysterious Press 2012 1908800143 / 9781908800145 Hardcover New New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New hardback. RRP. 16.99. 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). Julian Wells was a writer of dark non-fiction works that detailed some of the worst crimes of the 20th Century. Was it this exploration of man's inhumanity to man that caused him to take his own life? When his body is found in a boat drifting in a pond in Montauk, New York, his best friend, the literary critic Philip Anders, begins to reread his work in order to prepare a eulogy. This rereading, along with other clues, convinces the critic that his friend has committed a terrible crime, and that it was as punishment for this crime that Wells took his own life. 302269 
Price: 10.99 GBP

 
23 Marion Harland's Complete Cook Book: A Practical and Exhaustive Manual of Cookery and Housekeeping [New Edition, Revised and Enlarged]
Harland, Marion The Bobbs-Merrill Company Indianapolis 1906 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Rebound in a black leatherette with gilt titles to the spine. A sturdy binding. Subtitled: Thousands of carefully proved recipes - prepared for the housewife, not for the chef - and many chapters on the care and management of the home - the final expression of her life's experience. The pages have tanned / browned. Black and white frontis. portrait of the author. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Flattened creases to the top corners of some pages where it looks like they have been turned as page markers. There is a small dark brown (looks like ink) stain to the outer closed textblock edge, which affects the tip of the margins of the affected pages (see photos). pp. xii, 781. 22cm. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK mainland, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland; small charge likely for highlands, islands and N. Ireland. 105051 
Price: 75.00 GBP

 
 
9 The Fate of Katherine Carr [1st Edition]
Cook, Thomas H. Quercus London 2009 1847248403 / 9781847248404 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
First edition, first impression. The top of dust jacket is very slightly bumped. RRP 17.99. Not previously owned. 276pp 100896 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
24 The Trout Cook: 100 Ways with Trout
Hayes, Patricia Ann ; with line drawings by Rodger McPhail The Crowood Press Marlborough 1992 1852231300 / 9781852231309 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original blue boards. First published in 1989. Light rubs and bruising to spine ends and corners. Dust jacket not price clipped. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Pages clean. 141pp. 306216 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
 
10 The Quest For Anna Klein
Cook, Thomas H. Corvus London 2011 0857892592 / 9780857892591 First Edition Hardcover New New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New Hardback. RRP. 16.99. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 1st UK edition. 101760 
Price: 9.99 GBP

 
25 The Boy Who Talked with Bunyips
Hornadge, Bill Macquarie Publications Pty. Ltd 1980 Paperback Very Good 8vo - 9.75" Tall Lawrence, Jon 
There is a gift inscription written in biro on the title page, with a few foxing spots to the outer pages and page edges. Small crease to the bottom corner of the front cover. 72pp. '...an unusual story set in the Spring of 1772, just two years after the discovery of the east coast of Australia by Captain James Cook. The story tells of the many adventures of the two runaway aborigine children Ippi and Oola as they fled for their lives from their tribal territory.' 046049 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
11 Eros and Magic in the Renaissance
Couliano, Ioan P. ; translated into English by Margaret Cook ; with a foreword by Mircea Eliade The University of Chicago Press 1987 0226123162 / 9780226123165 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Second hand soft back in excellent, clean and tight, near fine condition. Slight curling to the cover edges. Otherwise as new. pp. xxi, 264. 308966 
Price: 13.50 GBP

 
26 Captain Cook (Ladybird Books, Series 561)
Humphris, Frank (written and illustrated by) Ladybird Books Loughborough 1980 0721405592 / 9780721405599 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Glazed / laminated pictorial boards. Boards with the blue and purple borders. In excellent condition. Clean and tight. No names, inscriptions or other marks. No handling creases to pages. 51pp. Printed ISBN and barcode on the back cover; no price on the back cover. The list on the back isn't numbered but is arranged by subject, i.e. Great Rulers, Prehistory etc. 104207 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
12 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

 
27 Mr Norris Changes Trains
Isherwood, Christopher ; with illustrations by Beryl Cook and an introduction by Samuel Hynes The Folio Society 1992 Hardcover Near Fine Slipcase Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Second printing of the Folio Society edition. There is a small mark to the centrefold illustration. Condition is otherwise excellent, as is the slipcase. Printed on One-Two-Eight Matt Cartridge paper. Lithographic illustrations on Fineblade Smooth Cartridge. Bound in patterned cloth with a striking blue and yellow design. pp. xv, 174. 102313 
Price: 13.00 GBP

 
 
13 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

 
28 Bakers and Bread (Blackwell's Learning Library, No. 23)
Manning, S. A. ; illustrations by F. T. W. Cook Basil Blackwell Oxford 1975 0631065903 / 9780631065906 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Reprint edition; first published in 1964. Laminated pictorial boards. Similar in style to a ladybird book. Excellent, clean, unmarked condition. Appears barely opened but there are two slight wrinkles to the front pastedown (most likely a manufacturing flaw). No names or inscriptions or other marks. 61pp. 035244 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
14 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

 
29 Chiltern Country
Massingham, H. J. ; dust jacket illustration by Brian Cook B. T. Batsford Ltd North Audley Street, London 1940 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original orange / red boards, with green titles. A slight lean to the spine and minor bruises to spine ends. The binding is firm. A previous owner's bookplate on the reverse of the front endpaper. Top edge tinted red. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. pp. viii, 120. Batsford Face of Britain series. The dust jacket has some light rubs to the edges and is dulled at the spine. 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). 107110 
Price: 18.00 GBP

 
 
15 Captain Cook (Ladybird Book, Series 561)
Du Garde Peach, L. ; with illustrations by John Kenney Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1958 0721401643 / 9780721401645 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Matt pictorial boards. Later printing with the blue and purple borders (c.1977). Light bumps to spine ends and light rubs to spine edges and corners. Clean and tight inside. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or handling creases to pages. Printed ISBN number and price of 30p on the back cover. 51pp. 42 titles listed on the back cover; the last one is Queen Victoria and this one is no. 3. 305853 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
30 English Downland (The Face of Britain series)
Massingham, H. J. ; with dust jacket illustration by Brian Cook B. T. Batsford Ltd 1942 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated from photographs, with dust jacket illustration by Brian Cook 
Hardback with dust jacket. Second edition, revised. Original green boards. Very heavy foxing to the endpapers, pastedowns and to outer closed textblock page edges. Lighter foxing to pages throughout. A lovely gift inscription written on the reverse of the front endpaper. The binding is firm. pp. viii, 120. The dust jacket is slightly tanned overall; otherwise the front cover is bright and clean with just a few small foxing spots, the spine has a pale brown stain to the title panel and the back cover has a few more foxing spots. Dust jacket flaps are quite heavily foxed and the front flap has 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 protects the jacket against wear. (Book photographed without the protective cover, to avoid reflections). 107121 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
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