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1 Draw The Teeth of a Dragon
Ashton, Mark Robert Hale Limited London 1979 0709170947 / 9780709170945 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Both the book and dust jacket are in very good condition. Some pale foxing spots to the top outer closed textblock edge. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Textblock tight and firm. Dust jacket not price clipped. A very short nick to the top edge of the dust jacket's 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 it protects the jacket against wear. 192pp. 303740 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
14 Past Tense [SIGNED Copy]
Lambot, Isobel Robert Hale London 1979 070917490X / 9780709174905 First Edition Hardback Very Good Very Good 12mo - 7.5" Tall SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR
Flat signed by the author on the title page (no inscription). Black cloth. Binding is tight, but the boards are a little bumped at the corners. The dust jacket is rubbed at the edges, with small chips at the spine ends and corners, and a short tear and crease to the top edge. Not price-clipped (original printed price of £4.15 net on the front flap). 192pp. The DJ is supplied in a loose archival quality protetive film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 006217 
Price: 18.00 GBP

 
 
2 The Spirits of the Yellow Leaves
Bernatzik, Hugo Adolf; with the collaboration of Emmy Bernatzik ; translated into English by E. W. Dickes Robert Hale Limited London 1958 Hardcover Very Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original blue boards. There are some very pale marks to the front board (only visible in good light). The binding is firm and pages clean though there are a few minor foxing spots to outer closed textblock page edges. 222pp. The dust jacket is worn - grubby grey-ish marks to the back cover, rubs to edges, short tears and some loss to the top edge of the front cover and the bottom edge of the back cover. 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. 105302 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
15 Monuments of War: How to read a war memorial [Inscribed by the Author]
McIntyre, Colin Robert Hale 1990 070904027x / 9780709040279 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Hardback with dust jacket. Original blue boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, near fine condition. Inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. pp. 224. 106934 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
3 Cotswold Ways
Brill, Edith ; illustrated by Michael Stainton Robert Hale London 1985 0709023790 / 9780709023791 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original green boards. Light bruising to the board edges and to the dust jacket edges. A small crease to the front flap of the dust jacket. A little foxing to the rear dust jacket flap. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. ix, 207. 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. 305285 
Price: 6.50 GBP

 
16 Bells of All Nations
Morris, Ernest Robert Hale Limited 1951 First Edition Hard Cover Good Poor 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Hardback with partial dust jacket. Original red boards. The binding is firm. There is a brief gift inscription written on the front endpaper. Some quite heavy foxing to the top outer closed textblock page edge and lighter foxing to other edges. Otherwise clean, but dust jacket has substantial sections missing all round. Not price-clipped, the dust jacket is now protected in a removable clear film sleeve. 212pp. 029097 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
4 Mignon
Cain, James M. Robert Hale Limited 1963 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - 8" Tall 
Previous owner's signature in pencil on the front endpaper. Top outer page edge very greyed. Some foxing to outer page edges.190pp. The dust jacket is rubbed and chipped at the edges, with some short tears and minor loss, esp. spine ends and corners. Not price-clipped, the DJ is protected in a removable clear film sleeve. 042174 
Price: 13.95 GBP

 
17 The Splendour of Israel
Payne, Robert Robert Hale Limited London 1963 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original red boards. No names or inscriptions. Binding firm. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. The dust jacket has some marks, light foxing and rubs and short nicks to the edges. DJ not price clipped. 192pp. 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. Dust jacket design by Biro. 104648 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
5 Submarine Torbay
Chapman, Paul ; with a foreword by Sir Hugh Mackenzie Robert Hale London 1989 0709038216 / 9780709038214 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original black boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent condition. Clean and tight. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. Old price sticker on the back cover. 187pp. 104066 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
18 Country Talk
Peel, J. H. B. ; illustrated by B. S. Biro Robert Hale London 1971 0709117701 / 9780709117704 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. 2nd impression. Black cloth. Top edge tinted blie (faded). Previous owner's address stamp neatly on the front pastedown (under the front dust jacket flap). Some flattened creases to the front flap of the dust jacket and two tears to the top edge. 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). 221pp. 302013 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
6 Day Begins
Chard, Derick Robert Hale Limited London 1978 0709171048 / 9780709171041 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Black cloth hardback. Very clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Price clipped - the dust jacket is now protected in a loose archival film sleeve. 174pp. First edition. 'Fresh from university and full of enthusiasm for his new career as a policeman, Peter Day finds there are many pitfalls awaiting a new recruit, especially one who is prone to accidents and blessed with innocence.' 300249 
Price: 6.50 GBP

 
19 Country Talk
Peel, J. H. B. ; illustrated by B. S. Biro Robert Hale London 1970 0709117701 / 9780709117704 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. 1st edition. Black cloth. Top edge tinted blue(slightly faded). Foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and to the dust jacket flaps, with some light foxing to prelims. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Indentations from old pencil price mark on the front endpaper. pp. 221. Light rubs and some tiny chips to the dust jacket edges. A near very good copy. 309367 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
7 Syria: An Historical Appreciation
Fedden, Robin Robert Hale Limited London 1946 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Original blue - green boards. The boards are discoloured at the edges and spine, have some light marks and there is an approx. 1cm tear in the cloth at the head of the spine. The binding is firm. A little foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and to prelims; pages are otherwise clean. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. 287. A good reading / reference copy. 308381 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
20 A Dictionary of European Land Battles, from the earliest times to 1945
Sweetman, John Robert Hale London 1984 0709017472 / 9780709017479 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. Publisher's original black boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. Binding tight. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 309pp. 103978 
Price: 5.50 GBP

 
 
8 Scotland's Castles
Fenwick, Hubert Robert Hale Limited London 1976 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Red cloth hardback. 1st ed. A small previous owner's address sticker has been removed from the front endpaper and left a shadowy mark. Spine of the dust jacket very slightly darkened. Otherwise VG clean condition throughout. Binding tight. Not price clipped [original printed prie £6.50 net] - the dust jacket is now protected in a loose archival clear film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 350pp. 22cm. 100289 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
21 Ben-Gurion: The Burning Ground 1886 - 1948
Teveth, Shabtai Robert Hale Limited London 1987 070903332x / 9780709033325 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original blue cloth binding. Tight and square. No names or inscriptions. Corners are bumped. Pages slightly darkened / tanned. The dust jacket is lightly bruised at the edges with a couple of short nicks. pp. xix, 967. 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. 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. 304994 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
9 The Life of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ : Together With the Lives of His Holy Apostles and Evangelists. To Which is Added, Evidences of the Truth of Christianity by Beilby Porteous &c.
Fleetwood, the Rev. John ; also, Beilby Porteous, Jeremy Taylor, Sir Matthew Hale, Rev. Hugh Blair. John Tallis and Company London and New York 1851 Leather Bound Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
n.d. Publication date not stated but. c.1851-1860. Full calf. Gilt ruled boards, tooled spine and borders. Five raised bands.The boards have some scuffs and scratches showing. However, still an attractive fine binding. Brown morocco spine label. Joints lightly rubbed, not cracked. Good solid firm binding. Hinges sound. Marbled endpapers. Full gilt, all 3 sides - a little rubbed and dulled. Title continues: [to which is added] ...'The Golden Grove; A Choice Manual of What is to be Believed, Practised, and Desired or Prayed For; by Jeremy Taylor. Meditations Upon The Lord's Prayer; by Sir Matthew Hale. And, A Sermon on the Death of Christ; by the Rev. Hugh Blair.' With 52 steel engraved plates, including frontis. and title page, many with the decorative borders typical of Tallis & Co in this period. Engravers include J. Rogers, H. Wallis, H. Lemon & others. Although many are clean, some have marks (foxing, or other reading or thumbing wear) and a few have marginal tears. pp. xii, i-iv, 5-787. 28cm x 22.5cm. 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. 101175 
Price: 130.00 GBP

 
22 No Way Out
Thornton, Anthony Robert Hale 1980 070918056x / 9780709180562 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" 
Hardback with dust jacket. The dust jacket is rubbed at the spine ends and corners and the back cover is generally greyed. Spine ends slightly bumped. Small light foxing spots to the outer closed textblock page edges. Contents clean. No names or inscriptions. pp. 204. 053497 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
10 Orlando The Marmalade Cat: A Seaside Holiday
Hale, Kathleen Frederick Warne 1991 0723236518 / 9780723236511 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. 5th impression of this new edition. In very good, clean condition. The binding is firm and pages clean and tight. No names or inscriptions. The dust jacket has a short tear at the bottom edge of the front cover, which has been repaired to the underside with an archival acid-free repair tissue. The dust jacket also has some light rubs to the edges and some light creasing. Front flap not price clipped. pp. 32. 309314 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
23 Elizabeth Taylor
Waterbury, Ruth Robert Hale Ltd London 1964 First UK Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
1st UK edition. Black cloth. The outer textblock edges have browned but the pages themselves are nice and clean and have not tanned at the edges. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is faded at the spine and shows some edgewear - The DJ is now 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). 255pp. 302628 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
11 Orlando The Marmalade Keeps a Dog
Hale, Kathleen Frederick Warne 1990 072323650X / 9780723236504 Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. 4th impression of this new edition. A really nice copy in clean and tight, fine condition. Dust jacket near fine - a light scratch to the surface and very light bruising to edges. pp.32. No names or inscriptions. Front flap of the dust jacket not price clipped. 309316 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
24 Within Whicker's World, An Autobiography
Whicker, Alan Robert Hale Limited London 1982 0241107474 / 9780241107478 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Signed by Author(s)
Second impression. Inscribed and signed by the author, Alan Whicker, on the title page. The inscription is dated 1989, Hong Kong. Original grey boards. In very good, clean condition. The dust jacket is price clipped. pp. ix, 390. 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. 104649 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
12 Thirty Who Were Tried, or Eternal Vigilance
Hale, Leslie (MP) Victor Gollancz Ltd London 1955 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Original blue cloth boards - slightly faded front board. VERY GOOD clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Minor rubs to dust jacket and spine faded. The DJ is now protected in a loose film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 304pp. 22cm. 1st ed. 1955. 013647 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
25 Men Before Adam
White, Anne Terry The Scientific Book Club [c. 1950] London 1950 Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Publication date not stated but is c. 1950; was first published by Robert Hale in 1949. Book club edition. Original yellow boards. Foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and to the endpapers. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The binding is firm and pages clean. pp. x, 196. Foxing to the dust jacket and the DJ is worn at the edges, with rubs, short tears, small chips and loss. The DJ is supplied in a loose clear film (removable) sleeve. 026712 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
13 Montana Manhunt
Kirby, Hank J. A Black Horse Western, Robert Hale Limited London 2008 0709086334 / 9780709086338 Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Hardback. Laminated pictorial boards. No dust jacket (as issued by the publisher). 160pp. In excellent, clean and tight, fine condition. As new. 101823 
Price: 6.00 GBP

     



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