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151 Bethanie and Nazareth: French Secrets from a British Colony
Le Pichon, Alain The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts Hong Kong 2006 9889943808 / 9789889943806 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Brown cloth boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, near fine condition. Unmarked. pp. xiv, 184. 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. 303982 
Price: 33.00 GBP

 
166 Books! Books! Books!: Explore Inside the Greatest Library on Earth
Manning, Mick ; Granstrom, Brita Otter-Barry Books | Little Orchard 2017 1910959987 / 9781910959985 First Edition Hardcover New No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New hardback. Glazed pictorial boards. RRP 14.99. A handmade gospel hidden in a saint's coffin; a HUGE atlas that takes six people to lift it; a tiny prayer book carried by a queen to her execution; the original handwritten manuscript of Alice in Wonderland; books so rare and valuable they are kept in a bomb-proof store-room. The British Library is an amazing place! From man-eating monsters and brave knights to wicked witches, lost children, haunted moors, magical creatures and flying machines award-winning duo Mick and Brita bring to life the amazing and extraordinary history of the book through the treasures of the largest library in the world - the BRITISH LIBRARY. LET'S GO INSIDE! 48pp. 306645 
Price: 12.74 GBP

 
 
152 Losing Small Wars: British Military Failure in Iraq and Afghanistan
Ledwidge, Frank Yale University Press 2011 0300166710 / 9780300166712 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback and dust jacket in excellent fine condition. Appears unread / like new. Unmarked. No names or inscriptions. 308pp. 303088 
Price: 16.00 GBP

 
167 Books! Books! Books!: Explore Inside the Greatest Library on Earth
Manning, Mick ; Granstrom, Brita Otter-Barry Books | Little Orchard 2017 1910959987 / 9781910959985 First Edition Hardcover New No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New hardback. Glazed pictorial boards. RRP 14.99. A handmade gospel hidden in a saint's coffin; a HUGE atlas that takes six people to lift it; a tiny prayer book carried by a queen to her execution; the original handwritten manuscript of Alice in Wonderland; books so rare and valuable they are kept in a bomb-proof store-room. The British Library is an amazing place! From man-eating monsters and brave knights to wicked witches, lost children, haunted moors, magical creatures and flying machines award-winning duo Mick and Brita bring to life the amazing and extraordinary history of the book through the treasures of the largest library in the world - the BRITISH LIBRARY. LET'S GO INSIDE! 48pp. 306646 
Price: 12.74 GBP

 
 
153 College 1901 to 1911 [Winchester College]
Leeson, Spencer [Headmaster of Winchester College 1934-1946] ; with a foreword by Cecil Leeson Privately printed [c. 1955] 1955 Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Undated history of Winchester College between the years 1901 to 1911. Slim sewn booklet with blue paper covers. Yapped edges to the covers are rubbed with a couple of minor nicks. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. There are a few pencil marks in the text. 68pp. 105696 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
168 My Trade: A Short History of British Journalism
Marr, Andrew Macmillan 2004 140500536X / 9781405005364 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original pale cream boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition but there is a slight forwards lean to the spine. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xxiv, 391. 306896 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
154 Cut Out
Lennon, Patrick Hodder & Stoughton London 2009 034096264X / 9780340962640 1st Edition Hardcover As New As New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Seconds. New hardback book, but seconds stock [damaged]. In this case there are small bumps to the top and the base of the spine. Not previously owned. First edition. First printing. rrp 19.99. 24cm. 'Afghanistan. Every year, an assignment for thousands of British personnel. Some of them bring back more than memories. TV producer Dan Simmons wants to film it all. He finds a regiment about to be deployed to the Afghan war on a radical anti-heroin operation. He gets himself embedded. He shoots some film. Then he shoots himself.' 100168 
Price: 6.50 GBP

 
169 The Cornerstone
Marris, Ruth ; illustrated by Elisa Trimby Heinemann London 1976 0434950351 / 9780434950355 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Long Ago Children's Books series. Pictorial boards with matching dust jacket. Pages clean and binding firm. No names or inscriptions or other marks. Rubs to the eges, foxing to dust jacket flap and very lightly to endpapers. Dust jacket a little rubbed, with a couple of sort nicks. It is only a generation after the Roman conquest of Britain and hostility between conquered and conqueror simmers just below the surface. Gaius, a Roman boy, come to Dorset with his monastic father to select stone. There he encounters and befriends Beric, a british boy, working in the quarries. 48pp. 029583 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
155 The Herberts of Wilton
Lever, Tresham John Murray London 1967 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Original blue boards. Some very light speckled marks to the boards and minor rubs. Binding is firm. Nice and clean inside. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xiv, 270. 308205 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
170 British Foreign Policy: Challenges and Choices for the 21st Century (Chatham House Papers)
Martin, Laurence ; Garnett, John The Royal Institute of International Affairs 1997 1855674696 / 9781855674691 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Paperback. Inscribed by both authors on the title page. In otherwise very good, clean condition. Appears little read / unread. pp. 158. 308378 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
156 Great Civilisations: The Vikings (Ladybird Book, Series 561)
Lewis, Brenda Ralph ; with illustrations by Ronald Jackson Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1976 0721404316 / 9780721404318 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
This is an early edition but not a first edition; c. 1976-77 printing and before 1978. This title was originally published with a different cover. Matt pictorial boards with blue and purple borders. There are some light rubs to the spine edges and corners, a small red pen mark on the spine and a small stain to the back cover, just underneath the ISBN number. This is otherwise a nice, clean and tight copy. No handling wear or creases to the pages. Binding tight. No names or inscriptions. Unmarked inside. Printed ISBN and price of 30p on the back cover and the last title listed on the back cover is no. 42 in the history series, Queen Victoria. 52pp. 304843 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
171 Fighting Heart Disease: The History of The British Heart Foundation, 1961-1988
Matthews, David N. ; foreword by Viscount Tonypandy The British Heart Foundation in association with Blackwell Scientific Publications 1990 0632028742 / 9780632028740 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original blue boards. A little bruised at the head of the spine (boards and dust jacket). Both the book and dust jacket are otherwise in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Small pale grey mark to top outer closed textblock edge at the corner. pp. xvi, 282. 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. 305489 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
157 The Steep Ascent
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow Harcourt, Brace and Company New York 1944 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original dark blue boards. A brief gift inscription written on the front endpaper. First edition. A wartime, war economy standard book (though better quality than British war economy standard books). Deckled / untrimmed foredges. Top edge blue. Binding firm and pages clean. The dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and torn at the edges with minor loss in a couple of places. pp. viii, [4], 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. 105025 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
172 British Profile Miniaturists
Mayne, Arthur Faber and Faber London 1970 057109208X / 9780571092086 First Edition Hard Cover Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
The cloth boards are substantially rubbed and marked. Internally the condition is excellent. No names, inscriptions or other marks. The dust jacket is also very tidy - now protected in a removable clear film sleeve. 007963 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
158 Concerns of State - A Bow Group Pamphlet
Lines, Anthony The Bow Group London 1961 Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Stapled booklet. There are a few little pen marks in the margins and on the title page (not many). Covers clean. 72pp. 020979 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
173 Ghost Town: Tales of Manhattan Then and Now
McGrath, Patrick Bloomsbury 2005 0747574294 / 9780747574293 First UK Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Hardback with dust jacket. In excellent, fine condition. RRP. 9.99. 243pp. Three short stories. 18.5cm. A man is haunted by the memory of his mother standing under a gibbet with a rope round her neck. It is the American War of Independence, and having defied the British forces occupying New York she must pay for her revolutionary activities. But fifty years on her son harbours a festering guilt for his inadvertent part in her downfall. Then, in a nineteenth-century New York of thrusting commercial enterprise, a ruthless merchant's sensitive son is denied the love of his life through his father's prejudice against the immigrants then flooding into the city - and madness and violence ensue. Finally, a Manhattan psychiatrist tries to treat a favoured patient reeling from the destruction of the World Trade Centre. But she fails to detect the damage she herself has sustained, and suffers the consequences of her blindness. 050022 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
159 Interntional Aid: A Discussion of the Flow of Public Resources From Rich to Poor Countries with Particular Reference to British Policy
Little, I. M. D.; Clifford, J. M. George Allen & Unwin Ltd 1965 First Edition Blue Cloth Hardback Very Good Good 8vo - 8.75" Tall / 22cm 
Slight dark marks to the bottom edge of the front board. The dust jacket has suffered damp at some stage and is slightly crinkled and marked. Price unclipped, the DJ is now protected in a fully removable clear film sleeve. Pale mark to outer long textblock edge. No names or inscriptions. Text pages clean. 360pp. 051439 
Price: 6.95 GBP

 
174 Light on the Book Trade: Essays in Honour of Peter Isaac
McKay, Barry ; Hinks, John ; Bell, Maureen (editors) Oak Knoll Press and The British Library 2004 1584560851 / 9781584560852 Hardcover New No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New. Glazed boards. No dust jacket (as issued). RRP. 25.00. 224pp. 303311 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
160 Memoirs of a British Agent: Being an account of the author's early life in many lands and of his official mission to Moscow in 1918
Lockhart, R. H. Bruce Putnam London and New York 1932 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original blue boards. First reprint; same year as the first edition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Some light foxing spots to the outer closed textblock edges and a bit of curvature to the boards. Corners bumped. pp. xi, 355. 104573 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
175 The Observer's Book of Seashells of the British Isles [Observer's No. 70]
McMillan, Nora F. Frederick Warne London 1977 0723215677 / 9780723215677 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 24mo - over 5 - 5" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Small pocket sized hardback. First edition. Original yellow boards. The binding is firm and tight and pages clean. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket has quite significantly browned / darkened but is otherwise clean. Front flap price clipped. pp. 158. 308803 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
161 Southern History: A Review of the History of Southern England, Volume Two
Lowerson, J. R. (editor) Dawson 1980 0712909788 / 9780712909785 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Blue cloth hardback. No dustjacket. Tidy condition with lightly tanned pages. 282pp. 200005 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
176 GB United? British Olympic Football and the end of the amateur dream
Menary, Steve Pitch Publishing 2010 1905411928 / 9781905411924 Hardcover New New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New hardback. RRP. 15.99. 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). 320pp. 302740 
Price: 7.99 GBP

 
 
162 Studies in Political Economy Volume II: International Trade and Domestic Economic Policy
MacDougall, Donald Macmillan London 1975 0333157125 / 9780333157121 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original blue boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The dust jacket is a little rubbed at the edges and price clipped. Binding firm. pp. xx, 282. 305486 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
177 Spectre Jungle
Methley, Violet M. Blackie London 1961 Hard Cover Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Original blue boards. Opens onto the half title page. No date stated, but c. 1961 [ref. British Library]. The pages are quite noticeably browned / tanned, with some occasional foxing. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 224pp. Dust jacket has minor rubs to the edges and a small stain to the bottom corner of the back cover. Not price clipped. Now protected in loose removable film sleeve. 19cm. Children's jungle expedition adventure, set in Borneo. 040913 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
163 The Colditz Myth: British and Commonwealth Prisoners of War in Nazi Germany
Mackenzie, S. P. Oxford University Press Oxford 2004 0199262101 / 9780199262106 1st Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Good condition in a very good dust jacket. Used. There are some light pencil marks in the margins. No names or inscriptions. Textblock foredge is a bit greyed / thumbed. Binding sound. A small grubby mark on the rear endpaper. A good copy for reference or study. pp. xiv, [3], 446. 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. 103853 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
178 The Affluent Sheep: A Profile of the British Consumer
Millar, Robert Longmans, Green & Co., Ltd 1963 First Edition Original Cloth Very Good Nr Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Minor foxing. The dust jacket is protected in a removable clear film sleeve. 203pp. Image available on request. 008454 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
164 Facade: A Decade of British and American Commercial Architecture
Mackertich, Tony and Peter ; photography by Peter Mackertich ; with an introduction by Bevis Hillier Mathews Miller Dunbar London 1976 0903811200 / 9780903811200 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Soft back. In very good, clean condition but the covers have discoloured. Unpaginated. 105831 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
179 Changing Guard at Buckingham Palace
Milne, A. A. ; Shepard, E. H. Egmont 2018 1405289503 / 9781405289504 Hardcover New No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New hardback. No dust jacket, as published. Pictorial boards. A selection of poetry from When We Were Very Young and Now We Are Six, this collection is steeped in the history and culture of the British Isles. A beautiful gift edition, with exquisite artwork from Winnie-the-Pooh illustrator E. H. Shepard. 97pp. 307608 
Price: 11.69 GBP

 
 
165 Winds of Change, 1914 - 1939
Macmillan, Harold Macmillan London 1966 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Publisher's original red boards. In good condition. No names or inscriptions. Lacks dust jacket. Page edges tanned. Binding firm and sound. pp. viii, 664. 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. 103903 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
180 Rouben Mamoulian (Cinema One Series, No. 13)
Milne, Tom Thames and Hudson with the British Film Institute 1969 0500480125 / 9780500480120 Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Second-hand paperback in very good, clean condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. 176pp. 102635 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
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