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1 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

 
16 Gifts and Poison: The Politics of Reputation
Bailey, F. G. (edited by) Basil Blackwell Oxford 1971 0631138005 / 9780631138006 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original green boards. Binding firm. In very good clean condition throughout. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. vi, 318. 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. 105628 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
2 The Royal Society for the promotion of Health Journal, Volume 76 (1956)
The Royal Society of Health London 1956 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Original brown cloth. Journal for the year 1956. The binding is firm; just lightly bruised at the spine ends and corners and a slight bump in the edge of the rear board. An architect's ownership stamp on the front endpaper. Otherwise very good, clean condition. Pages have significantly browned due to inferior paper quality. pp. iv, 794. 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. 307745 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
17 Power and Protest in American Life
Barbrook, Alec ; Bolt, Christine Martin Robertson Oxford 1980 0855201320 / 9780855201326 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original red boards. Book and dust jacket both in very good clean condition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is supplied in a loose archival protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 21.5cm. 375pp. 300978 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
3 The Royal Society for the promotion of Health Journal, Volume 78 (1958)
The Royal Society of Health London 1958 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Original brown cloth. Journal for the year 1958. The binding is firm; just lightly bruised at the spine ends and corners. An architect's ownership stamp on the front endpaper. Otherwise very good, clean condition. Pages have significantly browned due to paper quality. pp. vi, 856. 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. 047824 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
18 I'm Going Down to Vote : A History of the Labour Movement in Banbury 1945-1997
Beere, Andrew G. Reflective Hedgehog London 2011 0956813607 / 9780956813602 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. 118pp. 300832 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
4 The Royal Society for the promotion of Health Journal, Volume 79 (1959)
The Royal Society of Health London 1959 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Original brown cloth. Journal for the year 1959. The binding is firm; just lightly bruised at the spine ends and corners. An architect's ownership stamp on the front endpaper. Otherwise very good, clean condition. Pages have significantly browned due to inferior paper quality. pp. vi, 886. 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. 307746 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
19 London Shops and Shopping
Benjamin, Thelma H. Herbert Joseph Limited London 1934 First Edition Hardcover Fair Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Green boards have been significantly affected by previous exposure to damp - mottled and faded in patches. Previous owner's name, place and date (1934) on the front endpaper. The binding is firm. Some light foxing, most noticeable to top outer closed textblock page edge. Apart from the damaged boards, a good, solid copy of this scarce book. The dust jacket is rubbed and chipped at the edges, with a few short nicks. pp. 204. 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). 107147 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
5 Corsets to Camouflage: Women and War
Adie, Kate Hodder and Stoughton 2003 0340820594 / 9780340820599 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. In excellent, near fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Very mild bruising to the dust jacket edges only. DJ not price clipped. pp. x, 246. 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. 307942 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
20 How to Run a Social Event
Berman, Frederick Blandford Press London 1956 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Shadowing to endpapers and some foxing spots to outer closed textblock edges. Original red boards. Lacks dust jacket. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 119pp. 020558 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
6 The Letters of a Portuguese Nun
Alcoforado, Marianna ; translated into English by Edgar Prestage David Nutt The Strand, London 1897 Soft cover Fair Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Weak binding. Paper covers rubbed and torn, with tears and loss to the spine covering. The sewn binding is weakened and cracked in a few places but holds. Some foxing. No names or inscriptions. 80pp. The 5 letters were written in 1667 by a Portuguese nun, Marianna, who had a French Army Officer 'lover' who abandoned her. An interesting little snapshot of social history. 105770 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
21 The Social Function of Science
Bernal, J. D. George Routledge & Sons Ltd London 1939 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original green boards. A bump to the base of the spine and light rubs to the boards at the spine ends and corners. Some pale marks to the top outer closed textblock page edges. Nice and clean inside and binding firm. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xvi, 482. 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. 105704 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
7 The Urgent West: An Introduction to the Idea of the United States
Allen, Walter John Baker 1969 0212998293 / 9780212998296 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original green boards; some rubs to the boards. Otherwise in nice, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. 244pp. 305194 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
22 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 7 - 9" 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

 
 
8 The Art of Florence [2 Volume set]
Andres, Glenn M. ; Hunisak, John M. ; Turner, A. Richard ; with principal photography by Takashi Okamura Artabras | Abbeville Publishing [c. 1994] 1994 0896601110 / 9780896601116 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
2 volumes in slipcase. Both volumes and the slipcase are in excellent, fine condition. Beautifully illustrated throughout. More than 700 color images and another 854 duotones and architectural drawings have been reproduced with a meticulous care worthy of the Renaissance craft tradition. 1312 pages. This important and uncommonly beautiful publication analyzes the history of Florentine art in terms of the distinctly Florentine and Tuscan influences that shaped it-an approach never before employed in a study of this breadth and complexity. The fascinating and lucid text by Glenn Andres, John Hunisak, and Richard Turner gracefully links Florentine architecture, sculpture, and painting to the rich social fabric and the dramatic political life of the city. Woven into this compelling history is the most luxurious and comprehensive visual documentation available of Florence's unrivaled treasures. n.d. but this copy is a c. 1994 printing. 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 may incur an additional charge. A discount on postage is available for collection from our North Oxfordshire shop premises. 306650 
Price: 70.00 GBP

 
23 Psychology and the Social Pattern
Blackburn, Julian Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co London 1945 Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original green boards. Reprint; same year as the first edition. Previous owner's name and date written on the front endpaper. The International Library of Sociology and Social Reconstruction edition. Some foxing to the endpapers and pastedowns and some light foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. War economy standard book production. The binding is firm. Pages are clean. pp. viii, 157. The dust jacket has some light grey-ish marks and the underside has been reinforced with brown paper tape to the edges and folds. Front flap of the dust jacket not price clipped. The dust jacket has been trimmed a little bit short in height for the book. 013688 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
9 The Corinna of England, and a Heroine in the Shade; A Modern Romance (1809)
Anon. [attr. to Mrs E. M. Foster] ; edited by Sylvia Bordoni Pickering and Chatto London 2008 1851969241 / 9781851969241 Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket (as published). Laminated boards. In excellent, fine condition; as new. pp. xxi, 155. Published in 1809, E M Foster's The Corinna of England was one of the earliest British responses to the publication of Germaine de Stael's widely-read Corinne, or Italy (1807). This edition will make available a novel of fundamental importance for a complete and thorough understanding of the British reaction to Corinne as well as of its cultural, social and gender implications. Chawton House Library series. 308065 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
24 English Villages (Britain in Pictures)
Blunden, Edmund William Collins London 1942 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Second edition. Illustrated, with 12 colour plates and 25 black and white illustrations. Pictorial boards with matching dust jacket. The boards are clean but there is a bend in the boards towards the bottom of the spine. Lightly rubbed edges, spine ends and corners. The binding is firm, no previous owner's names or inscriptions. Some noticeable foxing to the endpapers and pastedowns and some light occasional foxing to outer closed textblock edges and to pages. 48pp. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed at the edges and has some foxing to the back 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. 105098 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
10 The Brain is Wider than the Sky : Why Simple Solutions Don't Work in a Complex World
Appleyard, Bryan Weidenfeld & Nicolson 2011 0297860305 / 9780297860303 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Excellent fine, as new condition. Hardback. RRP. 20.00. 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). 280pp. 301265 
Price: 14.00 GBP

 
25 Cell 23 - Shanghai
Bonnichon, Andre Catholic Social Guild Oxford 1955 Soft cover Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Small booklet / pamphlet with rusted stapled binding - booklet has detached from yellow paper covers. Some rubs and marks to the covers and some handling creasing to the pages. Pages clean. Interesting account of the author's time spent in a Chinese prison in 1953-54. 32pp. 105423 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
11 The Changing English Village 1066-1914 : A History of Bledington, Gloucestershire in its Setting 1066-1914
Ashby, M. K. ; with a foreword by Joan Thirsk The Roundwood Press Kineton 1974 0900093358 / 9780900093357 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original red cloth binding. VG. Clean. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is chipped and torn at the edges. Not price clipped (5.50 net on front flap), the DJ is now supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 425pp. 22cm. 101718 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
26 The Anatomy of Regional Activity Rates AND Regional Social Accounts for the United Kingdom (National Institute of Economic and Social Research, Regional Papers I)
Bowers, John; Woodward, V. H. Cambridge University Press 1970 0521077192 / 9780521077194 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Paperback. Yellow covers. A little light creasing to the cover corners. In otherwise very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xiv, 176. 021211 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
12 The Changing English Village 1066-1914 : A History of Bledington, Gloucestershire in its Setting 1066-1914
Ashby, M. K. ; with a foreword by Joan Thirsk The Roundwood Press Kineton 1974 0900093358 / 9780900093357 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original red cloth binding. The boards are just a little faded at the very edges and there is a forwards lean to the spine. In otherwise very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks and the binding is firm. The front flap of the dust jacket is price clipped and the DJ is lightly rubbed and bruised at the edges. pp. xxiii, [map], 425. 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). 308516 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
27 The First 30 Odd Years: An Autobiography [Inscribed by the AUTHOR]
Braude, Michael Horizon Press New York 1976 081800228X / 9780818002281 Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - 9.5" Tall SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR
First edition. INSCRIBED by the author on the f.e.p. [inscription dated 1978]. 004639 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
13 The People of England: A Short Social and Economic History
Ashley, Maurice Weideneld and Nicolson London 1982 0297781782 / 9780297781783 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. Inscribed by the author on the front endpaper 'to Professor and Sonia Hawkes'. From the collection of the archaeologist Christopher Hawkes and bears his notes and shortened signature (initials) in pencil on the front endpaper. Textblock is annotated with some pencil and pen notes and underlining and there is a typewritten sheet loosely enclosed with Christopher's suggested amendments for the second edition; amendments submitted January 1983. pp. viii, 214. 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. 307039 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
28 South from Granada
Brenan, Gerald ; introduction by Philip Ziegler The Folio Society 1988 Hardcover Very Good Slipcase Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Some very light foxing to the top closed textblock edge. Otherwise in very clean, near fine condition. Printed on Monument Wove paper and bound in cloth with a printed design by Jane Hamlyn. The pale slipcase has some spotting to one end and very lightly to both sides. pp. xviii, 278. 102263 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
14 The Colour of Rain
Aydy, Catherine ; dust jacket design by Osbert Lancaster Weidenfeld and Nicolson New Bond Street, London 1963 First Edition Hardcover Fair Fair Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. First edition. Original black boards. In fair condition only. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. There are quite a few marked passages in the text - marked with a line or a cross in the margin, in pen. Pages have age-toned but not heavily browned. pp. 144. The greyed and torn dust jacket has unfortunately been covered, by a previous owner, in a NON-REMOVABLE, clear sticky back plastic. An acceptable reading / reference copy of this scarce novel. 307312 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
29 Tribes of the Sahara
Briggs, Lloyd Cabot Harvard University Press Cambridge, Massachusetts 1960 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. An EX-LIBRARY copy, with the usual library marks and stamps. Original red cloth binding, with some light marks to the boards. The binding is firm and pages are nice and clean. A good reading or study copy. pp. xx, 295. 105368 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
15 Beyond a Physical Disability: The Person within - A Practical Guide
Ayrault, Evelyn West Continuum New York 2001 0826413064 / 9780826413062 Paperback Fine 8vo - 9" Tall 
Excellent condition paperback, as new, unread. 170pp. 012883 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
30 Chinese Creeds and Customs, Volume II
Burkhardt, V. R. ; with illustrations by the author The South China Morning Post Ltd Hong Kong 1959 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
6th impression. Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards with black titles. Top edge black. Binding firm and pages nice and clean. Previous owner's name and date in pencil on the front endpaper. Dust jacket bright and clean but has been trimmed a bit short at the top edge - the jacket is too short for the boards. pp. 201, ix. 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. 105347 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
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