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181 The Fifteenth-century Printing Practices of Johann Zainer, Ulm, 1473-1478
Bolton, Claire M. The Oxford Bibliographical Society | Printing Historical Society 2016 090142059X / 9780901420596 First Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket (as published). Quarter cream cloth, with green paper-covered sides. In excellent, fine condition. pp. xv, 289. 308663 
Price: 30.00 GBP

 
196 Musical Instruments in Art and History
Bragard, Professor Roger ; De Hen, Dr. Ferdinand J. ; translated into English by Bill Hopkins Barrie and Rockliff London 1968 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Cream cloth. Lacks dust jacket. Some small marks on the spine. Pale stain to the top of the textblock edge next to the spine (outer edge only; pages unaffected). No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 281pp. 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. 302852 
Price: 11.50 GBP

 
 
182 Came to Oxford
Bone, Gertrude ; illustrated by Muirhead Bone Basil Blackwell Oxford 1953 Hardcover Very Good Fair Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Publisher's original blue cloth. A gift inscription written on the f.e.p. (and dated 1955). Pages, including plates all in very good, clean condition. pp. ix, 133. Dust jacket is unclipped but otherwise worn - some significant loss to the back cover, plus further chips and a couple of tears. 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. 103803 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
197 The Adventure of English: The Biography of a Language, 500 AD to 2000
Bragg, Melvyn Hodder and Stoughton London 2003 0340829915 / 9780340829912 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original blue boards. Not a first printing. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, clean, near fine condition. Binding firm and square. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xii, 354. 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. 305461 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
183 London Echoing
Bone, James Jonathan Cape Bedford Square, London 1948 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Bone, Muirhead (illustrated by) 
Hardback with dust jacket First edition. Original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine. There are bumps to all four corners. Boards a little faded at the top of the spine. Contents are bright and clean throughout; no foxing or other marks. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Top edge tinted blue. pp. 173, plates. The dust jacket is a little rubbed at the edges, with a couple of short tears at the top edge and short tears and creasing at the top of the spine. Flaps 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 it protects the jacket against wear. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 309413 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
198 The Book of Books: The Radical Impact of the King James Bible 1611-2011
Bragg, Melvyn Hodder and Stoughton 2011 1444705156 / 9781444705157 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In very good and clean condition. Textblock tight. Appears only lightly / barely read. No names or inscriptions. Minor bruising to dust jacket edges and slight mark on the front cover of the dust jacket where a previous shop price sticker has been removed. DJ not price clipped [20]. 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. 370pp. 103037 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
 
184 The Story of Our Planet
Bonney T. G. Cassell and Company, Limited 1896 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
First published in 1893, this is the Cheap Edition of 1896. Original blue cloth binding. Light rubs to the board edges. A school prize bookplate, dated 1897, on the front pastedown. A later previous owner's name written in small neat writing at the top edge of the front endpaper. Some foxing to pastedowns, endpapers and to outer closed textblock edges. Some grubby marks to the rear pastedown.Top edge gilt. Foredges deckled / untrimmed. Binding firm. Illustrated with lovely colour plates with tissue guards. A few pages are uncut at the foredge. pp. xv, 592, plates, advertisements. 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. 306322 
Price: 14.50 GBP

 
199 Palmerston and Africa: The Rio Nunez Affair - Competition, Diplomacy and Justice
Braithwaite, Roderick ; with a foreword by Jasper Ridley British Academic Press 1996 1860641091 / 9781860641091 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback and dust jacket in excellent fine, as new condition. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective 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). pp. xvii, 350. 303357 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
185 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

 
200 Palmerston and Africa: The Rio Nunez Affair - Competition, Diplomacy and Justice
Braithwaite, Roderick ; with a foreword by Jasper Ridley British Academic Press 1996 1860641091 / 9781860641091 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback and dust jacket in excellent fine, as new condition. 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). pp. xvii, 350. 303340 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
186 Minerals, Rocks and Gemstones
Borner, Rudolf ; translated and edited by W. Mykura Oliver and Boyd Edinburgh 1962 Hard Cover Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Purple boards, with patchy fading. Some foxing to the endpapers. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Binding firm. The dust jacket is rubbed at the edges, with a small chip at the base of the spine. DJ not price clipped. pp. xi, 250. 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. 023680 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
201 The Sword and the Pen: A Selection of Military Diaries
Brander, Michael (compiled and edited by) Leo Cooper Ltd London 1989 0850521106 / 9780850521108 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Publisher's original blue boards. A few little light foxing spots to the outer closed textblock edges. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Dust jacket a little faded at the spine. DJ not price clipped. pp. xiii, 160. 015560 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
187 The Essential Fleet Street: Its History and Influence
Boston, Ray Blandford, Cassell London 1990 0713721367 / 9780713721362 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
In VG clean condition. Dust jacket is slightly faded at the spine and edges. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Not price clipped. 192pp. 302757 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
202 The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World [3 Volumes in slipcase]
Braudel, Fernand ; translated from the French by Sian Reynolds The Folio Society 2000 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
The books are in excellent condition but they do have a few tiny scattered foxing spots to the outer textblock edges (they are really tiny). The slipcase has a bump to one corner. The books appear barely read / unread. Printed on Grosvenor book wove paper and bound in full buckram cloth blocked with a design of type ornaments by Bernard Roberts. An attractive set. HEAVY books - a large postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK, as this set costs much more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. 103051 
Price: 35.00 GBP

 
 
188 Boswell's London Journal 1762-1763
Boswell, James ; with introduction and notes by Frederick A. Pottle William Heinemann Ltd 1951 Hardcover Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original blue boards. Near very good condition. Binding firm. Small speckles to outer closed textblock foredge. Top edge blue. Previous owner's signature and date on the reverse of the front endpaper. The dust jacket is worn and torn but now protected and presents neatly in a clear, archival quality, film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or dust jacket in any way). pp. xiii, 370. 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. 104832 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
203 Everyday Life of The Aztecs
Bray, Warwick ; with drawings by Eva Wilson B. T. Batsford Ltd 1968 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original red boards. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Boards lightly bruised at the spine ends. The dust jacket has a couple of scotch-type tape repairs to the edges (underside and outside of the jacket). The dust jacket is also faded at the spine, has minor rubs to edges and the front flap is price clipped. pp. 208. Top edge tinted red. Some foxing spots to outer closed textblock foredge. 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). 308627 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
189 The Londoner's England
Bott, Alan ; 89 large plates by noted contemporary artists, including 48 lithographs of which 32 are in colour. Avalon Press and William Collins London 1948 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Contemporary watercolours and drawings of London and the home counties reproduced by colour and monochrome lithography and by half-tone. Hardback with dust jacket. Reprint; it was first published in 1947. Publisher's original green boards, with red titles. A bump to the base of the spine and tiny bumps to corners. Two previous owner's name and address stamps and name and address written on the front endpaper - all the same owner. Pages and plates are all nice and clean. The binding is firm. The dust jacket is a little rubbed at the spine ends, with a short tear to the base of the spine. Front flap not price clipped. The DJ is now protected in a loose clear film sleeve. pp. viii, 191, plates. 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. 307749 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
204 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

 
 
190 An Introduction to the Study of the Comparative Anatomy of Animals, 2 Vols.
Bourne, Gilbert C. G. Bell & Sons Ltd. London 1918 Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Published 1918 (Vol. I) & 1919 (Vol. II). Reference / working copies only. Volume one is FAIR / POOR - the boards are worn and marked, with splits to the cloth at the spine edges and corner, inner hinges cracked and there is annotation to the text and pencilled notes on the rear endpaper. Volume two is FAIR / GOOD - some marks to the text and boards. Spines of both volumes are faded. It looks as though f.e.p.s have been removed from both vols. 299pp & 321pp. 18.5cm. Vol. I is 5th edition, revised ; Vol. II is 9th edition, revised. 023592 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
205 Towers of Crim Tartary: English and Scottish Architects and Craftsmen in the Crimea, 1762-1853
Brett, C. E. B. Shaun Tyas Donington 2005 1900289733 / 9781900289733 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. Both in excellent, clean condition. Binding firm and tight. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Minor bruising to the top edge of the dust jacket. pp. xiv, 154. 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 - packaged weight may exceed 1KG, in which case a postage supplement will apply 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. 307434 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
191 The Story of Clothes and Costume, A Ladybird Achievements Book (Ladybird, Series 601)
Bowood, Richard ; with illustrations by Robert Ayton Wills & Hepworth Ltd Loughborough 1964 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Matt pictorial boards. An early printing from c. 1966; not a first edition. In 1964 this was first published in buff boards with a dust jacket. The boards are rubbed and there is quite a significant blue ink stain to the spine. The ink stain is just visible on the rear pastedown but does not affect any other pages. The number 22 written in pen on the back cover. Contents are otherwise clean. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. No handling creases to the pages. 51pp. Printed price of 2/6 inside. Tally of over 140 available Ladybird titles mentioned on the back cover. List of titles on the back ends with no. 9 Exploring Space. 105197 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
206 Sentimental Murder: Love and Madness in the Eighteenth Century
Brewer, John HarperCollins London 2004 000257134x / 9780002571340 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, clean, tight, near fine condition. Unmarked. No names or inscriptions. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. x, 340. 103715 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
192 The Story of our Churches and Cathedrals, A Ladybird 'Achievements' Book (Ladybird, Series 601)
Bowood, Richard ; with illustrations by Robert Ayton Wills & Hepworth Ltd Loughborough 1964 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Matt pictorial boards. Not a first edition but an early printing, c. 1965-1966. In excellent condition. The spine is ever so slightly faded and there are a few small rubs to the spine and light bumps to the spine ends. Otherwise in really super, clean and tight, condition. Appears unread / barely look at. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. No signs of handling to the pages. 51pp. No ISBN number or price on the back cover. There is a printed price of 2/6 inside, opposite the title page. Tally of over 150 available Ladybird books mentioned on the back cover and the last title listed in the series list on the rear boar is No. 9 Exploring Space. 306343 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
207 A History of France from the Death of Louis XI, Volume V: France in 1515
Bridge, John S. C. Oxford at the Clarendon Press | Oxford University Press Oxford 1936 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Publisher's original dark blue cloth. In very good, clean condition. Small written on the rear pastedown; otherwise clean and bright throughout. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xvi, 366. 019599 
Price: 18.00 GBP

 
 
193 The Story of our Churches and Cathedrals, A Ladybird 'Achievements' Book (Ladybird, Series 601)
Bowood, Richard ; with illustrations by Robert Ayton Wills & Hepworth Ltd Loughborough 1964 0721401384 / 9780721401386 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Later printing. First published in 1964; this copy is a later printing from c. 1971. Matt pictorial boards. In very good to near fine condition. Slight bump towards the top of the spine; slightest of rubs to spine ends; back cover a little bit greyed. Clean and tight with very good spine and corners. Excellent condition inside - no previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks and no handling creases to pages. Printed 10-digit ISBN number and price of 15p on the back cover, with a tally of over 300 available Ladybird titles also mentioned on the back cover. This is no. 8 or 18 in the list of titles on the back cover; the last one listed is The Story of Metals. 52pp. 104977 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
208 Cotswold Ways
Brill, Edith ; illustrated by Michael Stainton Robert Hale London 1985 0709023790 / 9780709023791 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" 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

 
 
194 The Battle of Hastings
Bradbury, Jim Sutton Publishing 1998 075091291x / 9780750912914 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Original red boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. Dust jacket not price clipped [25.00]. pp. x, 278. 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. 104348 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
209 Hong Kong Yesterday: Festive Occasions
British Airways British Airways 1989 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Landscape format. Unpaginated. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. Unmarked. No names or inscriptions. A little creasing to the top edge of the dust jacket. 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. 308358 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
195 Drake
Bradford, Ernle Hodder and Stoughton 1965 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original blue boards. Very slight fading to the board edges. Binding firm. Clean condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. 251pp. Dust jacket lightly bruised at spine ends and corners. 104318 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
210 Hong Kong Yesterday: Transport
British Airways British Airways 1989 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Landscape format. Unpaginated. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. Unmarked. No names or inscriptions. 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. 303967 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
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