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1 A Little Gallery of Reynolds
Methuen & Co. Ltd London 1904 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
1904. Publisher's original red cloth, gilt decoration. Light rubs to the board edges and a slightly dulled spine. A small pocket-sized volume. A chronology of 6 pages, followed by 20 tissue-guarded photogravure plates. 14.5cm. There is a very pale stain to the bottom margin of most of the plates. Plates free from foxing though there is foxing present to prelims. A good copy of one of the more scarce titles in this little series. 304670 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
16 The Pioneer
Bindloss, Harold Ward, Lock & Co., Limited 1919 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Small pocket-sized hardback. No dust jacket. Red boards with black titles. In very good clean condition but the pages have significantly tanned / browned and the paper is quite brittle. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The binding is firm. Small torn piece from the top edge of the rear endpaper. Black and white frontis. illustration. pp. 256. 306965 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
2 Social Aspects of Education [The New Educator's Library Series]. An abridged edition of The Encyclopaedia and Dictionary of Education
Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd London 1921 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Blue cloth boards, faded at the spine and some marks to the covers. Previous owner's name and address written inside twice. A small pocket-sized volume. pp. vi, 106, [2]. 304922 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
17 Wild Wales: Its People, Language, and Scenery (Pocket edition)
Borrow, George John Murray London 1905 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. 1905 pocket edition. Wild Wales was first published in 1901. Original green cloth, blind stamped pattern to boards, gilt decoration to spine and to centre of the upper board. Top edge gilt. Green ribbon page marker (frayed ends). Thin paper. In nice, clean condition; very light rubs to extremities only. Previous owner's name written neatly at the top edge of the front endpaper (C. F. Hawkes, Nov. 5 1925 - this copy came from the collection of the archaeologist Christopher Hawkes). Endpapers and pastedowns browned. Frontis. illustration with tissue guard. pp. xxxi, 733, 16 [publisher's lists]. 17cm tall. An attractive little copy. 309127 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
3 The Buckinghamshire Domesday [The County Edition of Great Domesday Book, 3 Volumes, Limited Edition]
Alecto Historical Editions London 1988 0948459565 / 9780948459566 Limited Edition Hardcover Good Slipcase Poor Book Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall 
3 volume set, limited to 1,000 copies. The Folios and Maps volume is hand-numbered, no. 214. Maps present and in very good condition in the front pocket of Folios and Maps. The other volumes are Introduction and Translation, and Domesday Book Studies. All three volumes are bumped at the base of the spine and the Introduction and Translation volume has two little red pen squiggles on a page towards the back of the book. If not for the pen marks I would describe the volumes as Very Good condition. The slipcase is poor, missing one end of the case. These are very LARGE AND HEAVY - overseas postage is likely to be prohibitively expensive. This set is VERY LARGE AND HEAVY - a significant surcharge will apply to international orders as this set will cost a great deal more to send than our standard rate will cover. Shipping to some destinations may not be available - please enquire before ordering. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. UK highlands, islands and N. Ireland will incur an additional charge. A discount on postage is available for collection from our North Oxfordshire shop premises. 304995 
Price: 55.00 GBP

 
18 Jean's Golden Term
Brazil, Angela Blackie & Son Limited London and Glasgow Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Original red boards. In very good, clean condition. Pages have noticeably tanned / browned. Undated reprint, cheap pocket edition [dust jacket price 3/6]. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The binding is firm and pages clean. The dust jacket has some minor rubs and the back cover has a short tear with some resulting creases. 256pp. 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. 305267 
Price: 6.50 GBP

 
 
4 The Wiltshire Domesday [The County Edition of Great Domesday Book, 3 Volumes. Limited Edition]
Alecto Historical Editions London 1988 0948459816 / 9780948459818 Limited Edition Hardcover Fine Slipcase Near Fine Book Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall 
3 volume set, limited to 1,000 copies. The Folios and Maps volume is hand-numbered, no. 424. Maps present and in very good condition in the front pocket of Folios and Maps. The other volumes are Introduction and Translation, and Domesday Book Studies. The volumes are in excellent condition. Presented in a bespoke red solander box. The box is in very good condition but has some slight bruising and some very small marks at the base of the spine. DELIVERY: No extra charges for sending within the UK MAINLAND. An extra fee may be necessary for UK islands and highlands, including N. Ireland. INTERNATIONAL DELIVERY may not available for this set due to size and weight - please contact us BEFORE ORDERING. There will be significant extra postage charges for international orders. A discount on postage is available for collection from our North Oxfordshire shop premises. 104580 
Price: 105.00 GBP

 
19 The School at the Turrets
Brazil, Angela Blackie & Son Limited London and Glasgow Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Original red boards. In very good, clean condition. Pages have noticeably tanned / browned. Undated reprint, cheap pocket edition [dust jacket price 3/6]. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The binding is firm and pages clean. The dust jacket has some minor rubs and a couple of short nicks. 255pp. 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. 305268 
Price: 6.50 GBP

 
 
5 Little Women (Collector's Library series)
Alcott, Louisa May ; with an afterword by Anna South Barnes & Noble | CRW Publishing New York 2004 076075084X / 9780760750841 Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Small pocket-sized hardback with dust jacket. Original red cloth boards. Red ribbon page marker. All edges gilt. In excellent, fine condition, in a very near fine dust jacket - the dust jacket is very slightly faded at the spine. pp. 327. 15.5 x 10cm. 308761 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
20 Fly Leaves
Calverley, C. S. [Charles Stuart Calverley 1831-1884) Deighton, Bell, and Co. Cambridge 1890 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Slim pocket-sized hardback. Bound in green cloth. Rubbed at the spine edges, spine ends and corners. Spine ends and corners bumped. Short nicks to the cloth at the spine ends. The binding is slightly shaken with a couple of light cracks within the textblock but hinges are good. Though shaken, the binding is sound. No names or inscriptions. Scattered foxing. 18th thousand / 19th impression; was first published in 1872. pp. 129. 105898 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
6 The Observer's Book of Lichens [Observer's No. 33]
Alvin, Kenneth L. Frederick Warne London 1977 0723215669 / 9780723215660 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 24mo - over 5 - 5" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Small pocket sized hardback. Original burgundy boards. The binding is firm and pages are clean. Previous owner's name neatly in ink at the top edge of the front endpaper. pp. 188. The dust jacket is generally a little discoloured / darkened but is otherwise clean. One short nicks to the dust jacket at the top edge of the back cover. 308806 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
21 Progress and Archaeology (The Thinker's Library, No. 102)
Childe, V. Gordon Watts & Co. Fleet Street, London 1944 First Thus Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Hardback. No dust jacket. Original red boards. First printing in this Thinker's Library edition. The boards are clean; just slightly faded at the spine and rubbed at the spine ends. Binding is firm and inner hinges are very good. Pages are brown - war economy standard book production. No names or inscriptions. pp. 119. 308901 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
7 Goody Two-Shoes: A Facsimile Reproduction of the Edition of 1766 [Facsimile edition reproduced from The Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books]
An introduction by Charles Welsh The Bodley Head | Holp Shuppan 1981 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Near Fine Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Small pocket-sized hardback, with thin card slipcase. Original green cloth. This is a facsimile reproduction of the Griffith and Farran 1881 facsimile edition, reproducing the edition of 1766. pp. xxiv, 156, [4]. In excellent, fine condition, in near fine slipcase. A few very light rubs to the edges of the slipcase. 307241 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
22 The Bothie and Other Poems
Clough, Arthur Hugh ; edited by Ernest Rhys Walter Scott, Limited [c.1896] London 1896 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 24mo - over 5 - 5" tall 
Hardback. Small pocket-sized volume bound in half red and gilt cloth. Spine dulled / faded. Spine ends rubbed. Endpapers match the boards. n.d. Date of publication not stated but is c. 1896. Previous owner's signature and date on the reverse of the front endpaper. Fronits. photo illustrations. All edges gilt. Binding tight and pages in nice, clean condition. pp. xii, 222, + publisher lists. 13.5 x 10.5cm. 103653 
Price: 30.00 GBP

 
 
8 The Pocket Guide to the West Indies: British Guiana, British Honduras, Bermuda, The Spanish Main, Surinam and The Panama Canal
Aspinall, Sir Algernon Sifton, Praed & Co., Ltd London 1935 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
First published in 1907 and underwent several revisions before this new and revised edition of 1935. Original orange boards. Front pastedown bears the bookplate of Matilda Constance Ismay, wife of Charles Bower Ismay co-founder of the White Star shipping line. Some light grey marks to the rear board. Otherwise in very good, clean condition throughout. pp. xv, 527, xl, [maps], [plates]. 105416 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
23 Essays on Art
Clutton-Brock, A. Methuen & Co. Ltd London 1920 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Publisher's original brown cloth. Pocket-sized book. Second edition. Light rubs to board edges. No names or inscriptions though endpapers discoloured. pp. xi, 144. 304669 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
9 Northanger Abbey [Hamish Hamilton The Novel Library edition]
Austen, Jane Hamish Hamilton | The Novel Library London 1948 First Thus Hardcover Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. In the Hamish Hamilton pocket-sized Novel Library edition. Quarter black cloth, with lovely printed patterned paper sides and with matching dust jacket. Paper design is by Sarah Nechamkin, a Curwen Press paper. A lovely little edition. This copy has a significant / heavy forward lean, or slant, to the spine. The book is otherwise in quite nice, clean condition. The paper sides are bright as they have been protected by the dust jacket. Pages are clean and the binding firm. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Boards are just very light rubbed at the spine ends and to a couple of corners. The dust jacket is rubbed at the edges, with chips, nicks, short tears, a small snag in the middle of the spine, and some minor loss at the head of the spine. Front flap not price clipped. pp. viii, 236. 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 photographed without the film sleeve, due to reflection). 308577 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
24 The Picture Birthday Book for Boys and Girls
Cole, Frank (selected quotations by) ; illustrated by Margaret W. Tarrant George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd [c. 1930] 1930 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 24mo - over 5 - 5" tall Tarrant, Margaret W. 
Small, pocket-sized, hardback Birthday book, for recording people's birthdays. Date uncertain (not stated inside); there is a gift inscription on the front endpaper dated 1931. Some foxing throughout and other brown marks to the first few pages. A few dates have names filled-in for birthdays, in different handwriting styles. Each month has a full page Margaret Tarrant colour plate - plates are generally quite clean, possibly a little greyed; July has some very pale blue stains (from a water splash I suspect) which aren't overly noticeable as they blend with the colours of the illustration. December's illustration has a small chip to the top edge of the page, a tape repair by a previous owner to the underside of the plate, approx 1.5 inch tear, and a small tape mark to the edge of the front of the illustration, next to the spine. Unpaginated. The pale blue cloth boards are generally greyed and lightly grubby (no significant stains), and are lightly rubbed at the spine ends. 13.7 x 10cm. 308794 
Price: 30.00 GBP

 
 
10 Sense and Sensibility [Hamish Hamilton The Novel Library edition]
Austen, Jane Hamish Hamilton | The Novel Library London 1948 First Thus Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. In the Hamish Hamilton pocket-sized Novel Library edition. 1st edition thus. Quarter black cloth, with lovely printed patterned paper sides and with matching dust jacket. Paper design is by Sarah Nechamkin, a Curwen Press paper. A lovely little edition. The book is in quite nice, clean condition inside. The paper sides are bright as they have been protected by the dust jacket. Pages are clean and the binding firm. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks inside. Boards are just very lightly rubbed at the spine ends and to a couple of corners. There is a tiny pale grey mark to the top outer closed textblock page edge. The dust jacket is rubbed at the edges, with chips, nicks, short tears, and a little loss at the head of the spine. Front flap not price clipped. pp. viii, 374. 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). 308599 
Price: 35.00 GBP

 
25 Flight From Conflict (The Thinker's Library, No. 101)
Collier, Laurence Watts & Co. Fleet Street, London 1944 First Thus Hardcover Good Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards with black titles. In very good, clean condition but the pages have significantly browned. Minor bumps to top corners. Inferior paper quality. A war economy standard production. No names or inscriptions. Binding firm. pp. ix, 84. Rubs and chips to the dust jacket edges, with small loss to the top corner of the 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 protects the jacket against wear. 105506 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
11 The Chemistry of Life: An Easy Outline of Biochemistry (The Thinker's Library, No. 103)
Bacon, J. S. D. Watts & Co. 1944 First Thus Hardcover Good Fair Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Original red boards with black titles. Boards rubbed at spine ends. Binding firm and pages clean but the pages have significantly browned. Wartime economy standard book. No names or inscriptions. pp. ix, 118. The dust jacket is worn and torn with some loss to the spine and edges and chips and tears all around. 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. 105255 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
26 Fresh-Water Wonders and How to Identify Them
Crabtree, J. H. The Epworth Press | J. Alfred Sharp London Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Small, pocket-sized book. Green cloth with pictorial onlay to the front board. Light rubs to the spine ends and corners. The boards are significantly bowed. Undated. Previous owner's signature at the top corner of the front endpaper. Binding is firm. 64pp. 306675 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
 
12 The Chemistry of Life: An Easy Outline of Biochemistry (The Thinker's Library, No. 103)
Bacon, J. S. D. Watts & Co. 1947 First Thus Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Second impression of the second edition in the Thinker's Library edition. Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards with black titles. Boards lightly bruised at spine ends. Binding firm and pages clean but with some light foxing to top outer closed textblock edge. No names or inscriptions. The dust jacket has a couple of short tears, small nicks and minor rubs to the edges. 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. 105505 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
27 Nature Tales [The Silver Torch Series, No. 15]
Crossland, John R. ; illustrated by Marjorie Anderson Collins Clear-Type Press 1958 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. 9th impression, 1958. Green boards - a few small marks, corners and spine ends bumped, spine faded. Small pocket-sized book. Some black and white pictures in the text. Some foxing to endpapers, but text pages are clean. 96p. 101142 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
 
13 The Green Lacquer Pavilion
Beauclerk, Helen ; with illustrations by Edmund Dulac W. Collins Sons & Co. Ltd Pall Mall, London Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Publication date not stated but is c. 1920s / 30s. Original blue cloth. Small pocket-sized volume. Small mark on the front board. Light rubs to edges, spine ends and corners. Previous owner's signature and date [1932] on the front endpaper, in pencil. The binding is firm. Some foxing spots to the outer closed textblock edges. Pages are otherwise clean. pp. 319. 306497 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
28 Arnold Bennett [Writers of the Day series]
Darton, F. J. Harvey Nisbet & Co. Ltd [c.1915] Berners Street, London 1915 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. Small pocket-sized volume. In the Nisbet Writers of the Day series. Original blue boards. Top textblock edge tinted blue. In very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding firm. pp. 128. 307286 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
14 Morning Rendezvous, Stories (Russian and Soviet Story)
Belov, V. [Vasily] ; translated from the Russian by Eve Manning and Rose Prokofieva Raduga Publishers Moscow 1983 Soft cover Very Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Small pocket-sized soft back. A gift inscription written in pen at the bottom edge of the half-title page. Light grey marks to the bottom edge of the outer closed textblock page edge. Otherwise very good. Binding firm and pages clean. pp. 384. A collection of short stories. 307956 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
29 Autobiography of Charles Darwin (The Thinker's Library, No. 7)
Darwin, Charles Watts & Co. Fleet Street, London 1937 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Hardback. No dust jacket. Original brown boards. Third impression in this Thinker's Library edition. The boards are rubbed at the edges and there are some very pale marks to the edges of the boards. A little light foxing to outer closed textblock page edges. Binding is firm and inner hinges are very good. pp. iv, 154. 308895 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
15 Letters to a Godson (Second Series): An Attempt to Give a Reasonable Account of Christian Doctrine
Bickersteth, Rev. M. Cyril A. R. Mowbray & Co. Ltd. London 1934 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Hardback with dust jacket. Small pocket-sized volume. New edition of 1934; first published in 1902. Original red boards; very slightly mottled at the edges. A period gift inscription to front endpaper. Pale grubby marks to pages iv and v. pp. x, 261. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed at the edges and generally greyed overall. The DJ is now supplied in a loose protective clear film sleeve. 006991 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
30 Autobiography of Charles Darwin (The Thinker's Library, No. 7)
Darwin, Charles Watts & Co. Fleet Street, London 1929 First Thus Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Hardback. No dust jacket. Original brown boards. First Thinker's Library edition. The boards are rubbed at the edges and there is a slight crease to the bottom corner of the front board. A slight lean to the spine. Binding is firm and inner hinges are very good. No names or inscriptions. pp. iv, 154. 308921 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
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