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1 Didaskalos: The Journal of the Joint Association of Classical Teachers, Volume 5 No. 2 1976
Barrow, Robin (ed.); Various Authors Basil Blackwell, for the Joint Association of Classical Teachers 1976 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Pink/red paper covers. A small mark to the front cover where an old price sticker has been removed. Covers faded at the spine. Clean and tight inside. No names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. 173-316. 050450 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
16 The Unauthorized Version: Truth and Fiction in the Bible
Fox, Robin Lane Viking 1991 0670824127 / 9780670824120 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Both book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Textblock tight. Some minor rubs to the top edge of the dust jacket. Dust jacket not price clipped [20]. 478pp. 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 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. 303692 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
2 Didaskalos: The Journal of the Joint Association of Classical Teachers, Volume 5 No. 3 1977
Barrow, Robin (ed.); Various Authors Basil Blackwell, for the Joint Association of Classical Teachers 1977 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Pink paper covers. A small mark to the front cover where an old price sticker has been removed. Covers faded at the spine and edges and some wrinkling to the edge of the front cover and title page. Clean and tight inside. No names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. 317-440. 050449 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
17 Flowers of the Meadow [King Penguin 53]
Grigson, Geoffrey ; with 24 colour plates and cover design by Robin Tanner Penguin Books | King Penguin Harmondsworth 1950 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. First edition. Pictorial boards with matching dust jacket. The binding is nice and firm. Spine and inner hinges are very good. Some foxing to endpapers, pastedowns, first and last few pages, and the dust jacket. Occasional spots to other pages but plates are mostly clean. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. 46, plates. Front flap of the dust jacket price clipped. 106783 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
3 The Mango Orchard
Bayley, Robin: Travelling Back to the Secret Heart of Mexico Preface Publishing 2010 1848092237 / 9781848092235 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1st ed. Second-hand hardback in excellent fine condition. Unmarked. The dust jacket is presented by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 277pp. 301783 
Price: 6.50 GBP

 
18 Robin Tremayne: A Story of the Marian Persecution
Holt, Emily Sarah John F. Shaw and Co. [c. 1900] Paternoster Row, London 1900 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. Decorative cloth. Attractive design on red cloth. Bright and clean boards. Ever so slightly faded at the spine, a little bruising to spine ends and some light rubs. The binding is nice and firm. Publication date not stated. This was first published in 1872; however this copy is a later edition (stated new edition on the title page), from c. 1899-1900. Sunday School prize presentation bookplate on the front pastedown, dated 1900. The pages have significantly browned and have a distinct old paper aroma. Some light foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. Small bump to a the very edge of a few pages in the middle of the text. Floral patterned endpapers. pp. 378, 16. 105640 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
 
4 Sunrise to Sunset
Bell, Adrian John Lane The Bodley Head London 1944 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original orange / yellow boards. A slight forwards lean to the spine. Name and date and a number written in pen on the front endpaper. Printed on war economy standard paper which has significantly browned with age. The binding is firm. The dust jacket has some light marks, some rubs and small chips to the edges. The dust jacket was printed on the reverse of the jacket of another book - The Ginger Cat Mystery by Robin Forsythe. Front flap not price clipped. pp. 192. 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. (Books photographed without the protective cover, to avoid reflections). 107042 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
19 The Merchants of Shameen: The Story of Deacon & Co. [SIGNED by Ronnie Ross, chairman]
Hutcheon, Robin ; with a prologue by G. R. Ross Deacon & Co. Ltd 1990 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Signed by Other
Signed by then Chairman, Ronnie Ross, under prologue. There is a small rub and nick to one corner of the dust jacket; otherwise excellent condition. Red cloth. pp. viii, 140. 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. 304295 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
5 Let Herbs Do It : A Collection of Anecdotes and Cooking Suggestions to Enliven the Use of 26 Herbs Which Should Be Staples in Every Kitchen
Bentley, Virginia Williams Studio Vista London 1974 028970474x / 9780289704745 First UK Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Rothman, Robin 
Hardback with dust jacket. Red boards. A few foxing spots to the outer closed textblock page edges. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. 110. The dust jacket has a few grubby marks, some foxing and some light rubs to edges. 049971 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
20 Shakespeare Country: Warwickshire (Halsgrove Discover series)
Jones, Robin Halsgrove 2010 1841149322 / 9781841149325 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket, in excellent, fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. As new. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 144. 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. 308771 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
6 William Blake - Poetical Sketches
Blake, William ; with an introduction by Robin Hamlyn Tate Publishing 2007 185437768X / 9781854377685 Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. In excellent fine condition in a very near fine condition dust jacket. Clean, tight and unmarked. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. xxi, 70. 308458 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
21 The Silver Arrow, A Robin Hood Adventure (A Ladybird Book, Series 549)
Kester, Max Wills & Hepworth 1954 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
later printing from c. 1959-63 092394 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
7 Baby Robin (The Gay Way Series: Blue Stories. A supplementary reader to the Blue Book in the Gay Way Series)
Boyce, E. R. Macmillan and Co., Limited London 1958 Soft cover Very Good Book 48mo - over 3 - 4" tall 
16 pages + the story uses inside the covers as well so 18 pages altogether. A number 5 written in pencil on the front cover and the binding staples have started to rust, leaving minor marks to the centrefold. The pages are otherwise pristine. No handling marks; they do not appear to have been used at all. Delightful little young reader story. 9 x 12.5cm. 104619 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
22 Redbreast: The Robin in Life and Literature
Lack, Andrew SMH Books Pulborough, West Sussex 2008 0955382726 / 9780955382727 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original red boards, bruised at spine ends and there is a forwards lean to the spine. Inside in very good, clean condition. Binding firm. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. x, 294. 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. 305420 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
 
8 Adventures and Perils: The First Hundred and Fifty Years of Union Insurance Society of Canton, Ltd.
Chalkley, Alan ; Barrie, Robin Ogilvy & Mather Public Relations (Asia) Ltd 1985 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Both the book and dust jacket are in very good condition. Blue cloth with gilt titles. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Light foxing to just a couple of pages and to the underside of the dust jacket. 54pp. 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. 304297 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
23 The Green Shade
Maugham, Robin Heinemann London 1966 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original blue boards. Binding firm. Pages slightly tanned. Previous owner's signature in pencil on the front endpaper. First edition. The dust jacket is darkened / discoloured at the edges and spine, a small pale stain on the spine, edges a little rubbed with a couple of short tears. Front flap not price clipped. 230pp. 105168 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
 
9 Bangalee (A Serendipity Book)
Cosgrove, Stephen ; illustrated by Robin James Grolier Enterprises Inc Danbury, Connecticut 1976 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall James, Robin 
Hardback. Pictorial boards. The slightest of rubs to the corners and the boards are very slightly faded at the spine. In otherwise excellent, clean condition. A really nice copy. Slim and unpaginated. Delightful story with the gentle moral of cleaning up or tidying your room is a very good thing to do! 308703 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
24 Face of Britain: How Our Genes Reveal the History of Britain
McKie, Robin ; with foreword by Neil Oliver and introduction by Sir Walter Bodmer Simon and Schuster 2006 0743295293 / 9780743295291 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket; in excellent fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. Green boards. Dust jacket unclipped [20]. 223pp. 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. 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. 103760 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
10 The Robin's Advice [Signed copy]
Drew, Simon Published by Simon Drew | Printed and bound by Short Run Press Ltd. 1984 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
First edition. Illustrated white wraps. 34 x 25cm. The author's signature and place (Dartmouth) in small writing at the top edge of the front endpaper, in pencil. A poem about the Puffin and the Wren asking the Robin's advice. The book has been printed in such a way that the pictures may be separated for mounting or framing (this is printed on the back cover). A few printing fault black splodges on the back cover. A bump and light crease to the top corner next to the spine. Light rubs to corners of covers. Slim book. 13 numbered plates / pages + title page. 308615 
Price: 40.00 GBP

 
25 European Ski Resorts
Mead, Robin B T Batsford London 1985 0713445823 / 9780713445824 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket in very good, clean condition. Original blue boards. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Front flap of the dust jacket clipped. 178pp. 104460 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
11 Robin Hood and the Silver Arrow
Dunkerley, Desmond Ladybird Books Ltd. Loughborough 1978 0721405185 / 9780721405186 Hardcover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Brett, Bernard 
Ladybird series 740. 1970s reprint - original price 30p. Pictorial matt covers. Very tidy condition, light wear only. Very clean throughout, no names or inscriptions. 300333 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
26 Up The Creek [Signed copy]
Medley, Robin Old Bakehouse Publications Abertillery 1999 1874538476 / 9781874538479 Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Signed by Author(s)
Signed by the author on the title page - flat signed, no dedication. 296pp. 304040 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
12 Robin Hood and the Silver Arrow (Ladybird Book, Series 740)
Dunkerley, Desmond ; with illustrations by Bernard Brett Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1978 0721405185 / 9780721405186 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Matt pictorial boards. A really nice copy in excellent, near fine condition. There is a very slight bump at the base of the spine. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Pages really nice, clean, tight. Printed barcode and printed price of 30p on the back cover. 51pp. 102916 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
27 Fourteen Songs from When We Were Very Young
Milne, A. A. ; music by H. Fraser-Simson Methuen and Co. London 1925 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Brown boards, brown cloth spine. Boards rubbed, especially to the corners and edges; some wrinkling to the surface. Previous owner's signature just inside the front cover. A news cutting of Christopher Robin's birthday pasted onto the f.e.p. Music in good clean condition - no notations or other marks. Some handling / thumbing marks in the margins. Pencil ticks on the contents page. 34pp. 5th edition. 302903 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
13 Robin Hood Outlawed (Ladybird Book, Series 740)
Dunkerley, Desmond ; with illustrations by Bernard Brett Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1978 0721405061 / 9780721405063 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. Matt pictorial covers. ISBN and printed price of 60p on the back cover. Bumps to the spine ends and corners rubbed, exposing boards to the bottom corners. Inside: looks read. There are a few small and light marks to the pages, nothing significant. Slight handling creases to pages. No names or inscriptions. Binding tight. 51pp. 103520 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
28 Now We Are Six
Milne, A. A. ; with decorations by E. H. Shepard Egmont 2016 1405280867 / 9781405280860 Hardcover New New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New. Hardback with dust jacket. Excellent, fine condition. Beautiful new edition with the original E. H. Shepard illustrations, coloured by Mark Burgess. RRP. 14.99. pp. ix, 102. 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. 306644 
Price: 13.49 GBP

 
 
14 Oxford Figures: 800 Years of the Mathematical Sciences
Fauvel, John ; Flood, Raymond ; Wilson, Robin (edited by) Oxford University Press 2000 0198523092 / 9780198523093 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Book and jacket are both in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Bruising to the board and dust jacket edges, particularly at the head of the spine. Faint imprints from erased pencil price mark on the front endpaper. 296pp. 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. 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. 105426 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
29 When We Were Very Young
Milne, A. A. ; with decorations by E. H. Shepard Egmont 2016 1405280859 / 9781405280853 Hardcover New New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New. Hardback with dust jacket. Excellent, fine condition. Beautiful new edition with the original E. H. Shepard illustrations, coloured by Mark Burgess. RRP. 14.99. pp. xi, 100. 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. 305298 
Price: 13.49 GBP

 
 
15 Syria: An Historical Appreciation
Fedden, Robin Robert Hale Limited London 1946 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" 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

 
30 Walking through Scotland: From the Border to Cape Wrath
Neillands, Robin Little, Brown and Company 1995 0316911097 / 9780316911092 Hard Cover Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. A significant forwards lean to the spine. Otherwise very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding firm. Dust jacket not price clipped. 290pp. 037293 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
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