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1 The Restaurant at the End of the Universe
Adams, Douglas Pan Books 1980 0330262130 / 9780330262132 First Thus Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Paperback. First printing of this paperback edition, 1980. The pages have browned significantly, particularly heavily at the edges. In otherwise very good, clean condition. Covers are bright and crisp; no creasing. A very good copy. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. 187. 308148 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
16 A Very Private Person: The Story of Izaak Walton Killam and his wife Dorothy
How, Douglas Trustees of the Estate late Dorothy J. Killam 1976 0969153414 / 9780969153412 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Book and dust jacket both in VERY GOOD condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 123pp. 25.5cm. The dust jacket is supplied in a loose archival protective film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 101348 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
2 Corporal Haggis: The Wartime Story of a Muscovy Duck [Signed by one Author]
Akers-Douglas, Frank and Julian The Book Guild Ltd Sussex 1996 1857760530 / 9781857760538 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Signed by Author(s)
Hardback with dust jacket. Original green boards. A nice, clean copy. The binding is firm and tight. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or othermarks. Near fine book in a near fine dust jacket. Signed by Julian Akers-Douglas on the title page (no inscription / dedication). Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 82. 106981 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
17 Chinese Canadians: Voices from a Community
Huang, Evelyn ; Jeffery, Lawrence Douglas and McIntyre Vancouver 1992 1550540343 / 9781550540345 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Inscribed and signed by the author on the dedication page. pp. ix, 277. Two flattened creases to the front flap of the dust jacket. A 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. 303931 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
3 Middle English Literature 1100-1400 [The Oxford History of English Literature]
Bennett, J. A. W. ; edited and completed by Douglas Gray Clarendon Press | Oxford University Press 1990 0198122284 / 9780198122289 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Navy blue cloth boards. Some foxing spots to the top outer closed textblock edges. No names or inscriptions. Unmarked inside. VG condition. pp. xi, 496. Dust jacket not price clipped. 103334 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
18 Sir Alec Douglas Home: Modern Conservative
Hughes, Emrys Housman's Publishers London 1964 Soft Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
In good condition. Covers have tanned / darkened and the laminate is beginning to lift from the front cover at the spine. Inside in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Slim little paperback. 128pp. 041619 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
4 New Technology and the Survival of the Printed Word
Brunton, Gordon (foreword) ; Brown, Douglas (introduction) ; et al. The Media Society | Anglia Echo Newspapers 1976 0905604008 / 9780905604008 Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
The top corner of the book is bent. Light wear around the edges. Clean inside. 64pp. 200082 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
19 Socialism in the New Society
Jay, Douglas Longmans 1962 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback and dust jacket both in very good condition. Minor bumps to board edges and there is a green mark on the f.e.p. Not price clipped, the DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 414pp. 301440 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
5 The Empire Annual for Boys 1909 [No. 1]
Buckland, A. R. (edited by) R.T.S. Bouverie Street, London 1909 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, with pictorial cloth binding. Dated 1909 on the title page and I believe this is the first issue of The Empire Annual For Boys. Contributions by A. J. M. Bacon, Tom Bevan, W. G. Berry, W. S. Douglas, F. H. Gillingham, and more. The first story is Manyate's Plot by Tom Bevan. With 8 coloured and 16 black and white illustrations. There are rubs to the board edges, bruises to the spine ends and the cloth is a bit frayed, with a short tear, at the head of the spine. The rear board has six small holes punched through the board, as though made by a maths compass, or similar. The holes go through the last few pages of the book as well. A few minor marks to the boards. Inner hinges are good. There are some grubby handling marks to page margins. A long tear so the spine edge margin of page 61/62. A reasonably good copy of this scarce volume. pp. 384, plates. 106039 
Price: 40.00 GBP

 
20 The Blameless Sport: Some Piscatory Excursions in Prose and Verse
Morris, Wilfred Walter ; with an introduction by Sir George B. Douglas Methuen & Co. Ltd Essex Street, London 1929 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. First edition. Original green cloth. Gilt ruled upper board with gilt spine titles. Some light marks to the rear board and rubs to the spine ends and corners. The binding is firm. Some foxing throughout. Deckled / untrimmed foredges. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Frontis. illustration with tissue guard. pp. xii, 208. 307796 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
6 English Literature in the Earlier Seventeenth Century 1600-1660 [The Oxford History of English Literature]
Bush, Douglas Oxford at the Clarendon Press | Oxford University Press 1959 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Navy blue cloth boards. No names or inscriptions. Foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. Some short nicks and rubs to the edges of the dust jacket. DJ price clipped. pp. vi, 621. 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. PLEASE NOTE this is an extremely heavy book. No additional postage charges to send within the UK mainland; UK islands and N. Ireland please ask for a postage quote - a small additional fee may be necessary. Overseas postage will be much higher than our standard rate is likely to be expensive - please enquire if you would like a quote. 103333 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
21 Cemetery Dance [1st UK Edition]
Preston, Douglas ; Child, Lincoln Orion Books 2009 0752891758 / 9780752891750 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
UK First edition, first impression. Clean, tight condition; appears unread. Near fine. The top of the textblock edge is very slightly discoloured / darkened. RRP 12.99. Not previously owned. 435pp. 100906 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
7 The Old Testament: Lyrics from the Authorised Version
Cole, G. D. H. & Cole, M. I. (selected by) Noel Douglas London 1928 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
The Ormond Poets, No. 12. Original orange cloth boards. The spine is slightly faded and there is a small pale mark on the front board. Previous owner's signature in very small writing on the front endpaper. Fimly bound. Pages clean. Foredges untrimmed / rough-cut. 61pp. 041762 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
22 The Early Settlers
Rich, Louise Dickinson Franklin Watts London 1959 0851661866 / 9780851661865 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Gorsline, Douglas 
Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. Some foxing spots to the top outer closed textblock edge. No other marks. No names or inscriptions. Page clean. Binding firm. 83pp. Later 1970s printing; first published in 1959. Dust jacket unclipped. This simply presented and well researched book gives the background of the settlement of four separate American colonies - Jamestown, Plymouth, New Amsterdam (New York) and Fort Christina. 022847 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
8 The Godolphin School 1726-1926
Douglas, M. A. and Ash, C. R. (edited by) Longmans, Green and Co 1928 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original cream boards, dulled / discoloured to brown at the spine. Spine ends and corners bruised and rubbed. Edges darkened. Previous owner's signature in pencil on the front endpaper. The binding is firm and pages clean. pp. viii, 252, [plates]. 105456 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
23 People of Terra Nullius: Betrayal and Rebirth in Aboriginal Canada
Richardson, Boyce Douglas and McIntyre Vancouver 1993 1550541188 / 9781550541182 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket has a closed / mended tear (approx. 2cm) to the bottom edge of the front cover and a couple of further short nicks to the top edge. pp. vii, 393. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations 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. 308626 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
9 South Wind
Douglas, Norman Martin Secker London 1930 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. Reprint. Original green boards. Adelphi Library series. Small pocket-sized hardback. Previous owner's name and address written on the front endpaper. A little very light foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. Light bumps to corners and spine ends. The binding is firm and pages clean. pp. 464 + publisher's catalogue. 307031 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
24 Becoming a Translator: An Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Translation (Second edition)
Robinson, Douglas Routledge 2010 0415300339 / 9780415300339 Soft cover Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Soft back. In excellent, fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. Appears unused. Reprint. pp. ix, 301. 307976 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
10 Jane's Parlour
Douglas, O. Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd [c. 1952] 1952 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Publication date not stated but this edition is c. 1952. Original blue boards. Prize bookplate on the front pastedown, dated 1952. The binding is firm. Boards are lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners. Dust jacket is generally discoloured / greyed and lightly rubbed at the edges, with some short nicks and small chips. Front flap price clipped. pp. 381. 309146 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
25 My Kingdom for a Donkey
Rybot, Doris ; decorations by Douglas Hall Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd London 1963 1st Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
The spine is slightly cocked and there is a brief gift inscription written on the front endpaper. Small foxing spots to the top outer closed textblock edge. Dust jacket bright and clean with just a few very light rubs to edges. DJ not price clipped. 128pp. Pages clean. Though clean, the book has a slight musty odour. 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. 104781 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
11 The Proper Place
Douglas, O. [pseud. of Anna Masterton Buchan 1877-1948] Hodder and Stoughton [c. 1926] London 1926 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Undated but I believe this to be a first edition copy of 1926. Original light-mid blue boards. There is a forwards lean to the spine and there are some small grubby speckles to the spine and a couple of small light marks to the rear board. The binding is firm and pages are clean and quite bright, except for small light brown marks to the bottom margins of pages 4 and 5. Short (1cm) tear to the bottom edge of p. 315, next to the spine. O. Douglas was the pseudonym of Anna Masterton Buchan, the younger sister of John Buchan. She was the author of a number of novels published between 1912 and 1950. 307029 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
26 Douglas MacArthur: The Far Eastern General
Schaller, Michael Oxford University Press Inc. New York 1989 019503886X / 9780195038866 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Publisher's original binding - brown cloth spine, cream sides. Binding tight. In very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Spine of the dust jacket is just slightly faded. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xi, 320. 002993 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
12 One Room for His Highness, A Romance
Greig, Maysie [1901-1971] Collins St. James's Place, London 1947 Hardcover Good Fair Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Reprint. Original turquoise boards; slightly discoloured at edges and a few small marks to the rear board. Pages have tanned / discoloured. The binding is firm. No names or inscriptions. Very occasional foxing spot (very light). pp. 192. Maysie Greig was a prolific author of over 220 novels and also wrote under the following names (some pseudonyms, some her various married names): Maysie Baltzell; Maysie Ames; Jennifer Ames; Ann Barclay; Mary Douglas Warren; Maysie Murray; Maysie Sopoushek; Maysie Smith. The dust jacket is worn, torn and creased, with some loss at the spine and greyed / grubby-looking back cover. Front flap not price clipped. Dust jacket presents okay in loose removable protective film sleeve. 307026 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
27 Douglas Haig: The Educated Soldier
Terraine, John Hutchinson of London London 1963 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original brown boards. Heavy bump to the top corners, including top corner of the textblock throughout. Also bumped and slightly faded at the top of the spine. The binding is firm; inner hinges are very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions but there are extensive notes in pencil to the rear free endpages, just prior to endpaper. Some foxing to outer closed textblock page edges and light sporadic foxing to page margins. The dust jacket is creased and rubbed and has some old tape repairs to tears at the top of the spine (tape is to the underside of the dust jacket). Front flap not price clipped. pp. xviii, 508. 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). A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations 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. 107125 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
13 Douglas Haig: War Diaries and Letters 1914-1918
Haig, Douglas ; edited by Gary Sheffield and John Bourne Weidenfeld and Nicolson London 2005 0297847023 / 9780297847021 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Both in excellent, near fine condition. Very slight bruising to the base of the spine. Clean, tight, binding firm and square. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. x, 550. 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. 106933 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
28 Pfeiffer: Beyond the Age of Innocence
Thompson, Douglas Smith Gryphon Limited London 1993 1856850498 / 9781856850490 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In excellent near fine condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The dust jacket is 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). 214pp. 302653 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
 
14 Douglas [Signed Copy]
Hargreaves, G. N. Egmont 2011 140525727X / 9781405257275 First Edition Soft cover Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Signed by Author(s)
Picture book in excellent, as new condition. Signed by the author / illustrator with a signature and a drawing of Douglas on the title page. With a page of 20 stickers at the back of the book - as new, unused. This is a story about a dog. Not just any old, run-of-the-mill everday, ordinary dog, but an extraordinary dog. A dog in a billion. A dog called Douglas. Douglas can drive, read, ski and play chess! But there's one thing he can't do. One thing he desperately wants to do. Can a little bird called Basil help Douglas make his dream come true. Unpaginated picture book. 105170 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
29 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
Wiggin, Kate Douglas Houghton, Mifflin and Company Boston 1903 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - 7.5" Tall 
First edition, second impression - publisher's imprint on the spine in type 1/16 inches high. p.327 line 13 reads 'bricks glowing in the October sun'. The covers are a little bumped and rubbed, cloth is frayed and split in the centre of the spine hinge with the front board (approx. 4 inches long). Ownership inscription to the front endpaper in ink (dated 1903). Pages are generally lightly age-tanned / darkened. 327pp. Original decorative green cloth. 038724 
Price: 30.00 GBP

 
 
15 All The King's Ladies
Harrison, Michael Douglas Cliff, Ltd London 1946 First Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Red cloth. Minor rubs. Ex-Boots Booklovers lending library - shield shaped mark on front board (shield removed). Residue marks on rear pastedown (labels removed). Brown stain in the margin of the first couple of pages. Light foxing. 240pp. 1st edition. Binding is firm. A good reading copy. 301721 
Price: 5.00 GBP

     



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