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241 Caterina
Amstutz, Eveline Cassell 1969 0304934399 / 9780304934393 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
In very good condition. No names or inscriptions. Very minor rubs to dust jacket edges and minor bruising to spine ends of boards. Dust jacket price-clipped, the jacket is now supplied in a loose removable clear film protective sleeve. 234pp. 030142 
Price: 4.00 GBP

256 Misericords: Medieval Life in English Woodcarving [King Penguin 72]
Anderson, M. D. ; cover design by Berthold Wolpe Penguin Books | King Penguin 1956 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback, lacks dust jacket. Printed pictorial boards. Second impression; was first published two years prior in 1954. Light rubs and minor bruising to the spine ends and corners. Very short nick to the boards at the head of the spine. Boards are bright and clean. The binding is firm. Inner hinges and spine are very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Some foxing to endpapers, prelims, and to outer closed textblock page edges. pp. 32, plates. 106766 
Price: 6.00 GBP

242 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 5¾ - 6¾" 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

257 Japanese Wood Engravings: Their History, Technique, and Characteristics
Anderson, William Seeley and Co. Limited London 1908 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall 
Small hardback. No dust jacket. Original blue boards. New edition. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions but some foxing throughout. pp. 219, + publisher's lists. Plates are included in pagination. 15.2 x 11cm. 308752 
Price: 15.00 GBP

243 From the Golden Age to the Present Day: Two Centuries of Art and Craft in Denmark
Andersen, Finn ; O'Riordan, Ian (editors) City of Edinburgh Museums and Galleries / Danish Cultural Institute Edinburgh 1995 0952386917 / 9780952386919 Soft Cover Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Corners slightly bumped. Internally very clean, no names or inscriptions. 126pp. 028761 
Price: 11.00 GBP

258 Changing to the Metric System: Conversion Factors, Symbols and Definitions
Anderton, Pamela & Bigg, P. H. Her Majesty's Stationery Office London 1965 Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Slim stapled booklet. Cover edges rubbed. Otherwise very good, clean condition. No names or inscriptions. 46pp. 048545 
Price: 4.50 GBP

244 The Ugly Duckling [Edmund Ward Lyn series]
Andersen, Hans Christian (arranged from the story by ) ; illustrations by Rene Cloke Edmund Ward [c. 1943] Leicester 1943 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Cloke, Rene 
Hardback. Pictorial boards with cloth spine. Stapled binding. The binding is firm and the staples are very good; just a hint of rust at the centrefold but not very much at all. The boards are lightly rubbed but clean. Cloth spine has faded. Very brief inscription at the top edge of the title page - just a name and Xmas 1943 in neat writing. Pages are clean; lightly handled, light creasing. Delightful Rene Cloke illustrations. pp. 20. 106868 
Price: 10.00 GBP

259 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

245 Thumbelina
Andersen, Hans Christian ; illustrated by Lin Utzon ; translated from the original Danish text by Jean Hersholt Scandinavia Publishing House Denmark 2005 8772478616 / 9788772478616 Hardcover Fine Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
A coffee table art book by acclaimed Danish artist Lin Utzon. Die cut patterns on top of illustrations, inspired by Hans Christian Andersens original die cuts. A second-hand book in excellent condition throughout. No names, inscriptions or other marks. 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). 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. 302296 
Price: 18.00 GBP

260 Planisme et Progres Social
Angelopoulos, Angelos Librairie Generale de Droit et de Jurisprudence Paris 1953 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Soft back. Original paper covers. A couple of light creases to the spine. Some creasing to the covers and rubs and bruises to cover edges. Inscribed by the author on the front endpaper (dated Dec 1952). Pages have browned / tanned. The binding is quite firm but many page sections are uncut at the top edge. Pages untrimmed. pp. 403. 309262 
Price: 20.00 GBP

246 The Emperor's New Clothes
Andersen, Hans Christian ; illustrated by Michael Adams The Unicorn Publishing House New Jersey 1990 0881011061 / 9780881011067 Hardcover Near Fine Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Laminated pictorial boards. Second impression. In really nice, near fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. Just a few very light handling creases to a few pages. Slim unpaginated children's picture book, text on one side, full page illustrations on the other. 306413 
Price: 5.00 GBP

261 A Is For Always, an ABC book [Mini book in slipcase]
Anglund, Joan Walsh Collins London 1969 Hardcover Very Good Slipcase Very Good Book 32mo - over 4 - 5" tall 
Mini book, bound in a salmon pink cloth, with dust jacket and matching slipcase. Delightful book with lovely illustrations. A (always) B (be) C (courteous), D (determined) and so on. The dust jacket is a bit greyed around the middle of the spine where the thumb grooves are for removing the book from the slipcase. There are a couple of foxing spots to the front endpaper, outer edges and dust jacket flaps. A few marks to the slipcase. Inside, the typewritten dedication is 'for Joy and Lisa' and underneath someone has hand-written "+ you!". Such an adorable little book. 10.5 x 8cm. 102559 
Price: 20.00 GBP

247 The Snow Queen: A Tale in Seven Stories
Andersen, Hans Christian ; illustrated by Yana Sedova ; retold by Anthea Bell Michael Neugebauer 2014 988824020X / 9789888240203 First Edition Hard Cover New New 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
New hardback, in excellent fine condition. First impression. Pictorial boards with matching dust jacket. RRP £14.99. Slim unpaginated book. See Hans Christian Andersen's superb fairy tale brought to life as you've never seen it before. A beautifully illustrated version of this classic tale. 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. 058041 
Price: 11.99 GBP

262 Soviet Commercial Design of the Twenties
Anikst, Mikhail (edited and designed by) ; Chernevich, Elena (introduction and texts by) Thames and Hudson in association with Alexandria Press London 1987 0500274827 / 9780500274828 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Large soft back. In very good, clean, tight condition throughout. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 144pp. 302496 
Price: 10.00 GBP

248 My Book of Thumbelina
Andersen, Hans Christian ; retold by Jane Carruth and with pictures by Giovetti Odhams Books Middlesex 1965 Hard Cover Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Giovetti 
Laminated pictorial boards. A gift inscription written on the title page. The inscription has been partially obscured by white correction fluid / tippex. The pages are slightly darkened / tanned at the edges. Otherwise nice clean condition. Slim unpaginated children's picture book. 049665 
Price: 8.00 GBP

263 The Life and Adventures of Lady Anne, the Little Pedlar
Anon ; a new edition with introductory note by Elizabeth Wordsworth A. R. Mowbray & Co. Ltd. [c.1914] London 1914 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" 
A new edition with an introductory note by Elizabeth Wordsworth. Undated, c. 1914. Forwards lean to the spine. Pages are lightly tanned, but are free from names or inscriptions. 161pp. Near VG clean condition. Dark olive green cloth binding. 013517 
Price: 7.50 GBP

249 Hans Andersen, By Himself
Andersen, Hans Christian ; translated by Mary Howitt ; with a preface by Violet Jacob George Routledge & Sons, Ltd London 1926 Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Pictorial paper boards, green cloth spine. The boards are heavily stained, with rubbed corners. The interior is in good condition. Endpapers are browned. Inner front hinge cracked between the front endpaper and the half-title page. Light foxing. 317pp. 301402 
Price: 15.00 GBP

264 My Name Is Million
Anon. Faber and Faber London 1941 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. First published in 1940, this is the 4th impression of 1941. Original red boards. A few tiny marks to the spine and some light bruising to the spine ends. Previous owner's name, place and date written on the front endpaper. The binding is firm and pages are clean throughout, except a previous owner has pencilled the title of the book in the bottom margin of page 257. pp. 284. 309345 
Price: 12.00 GBP

250 The Little Mermaid [Mini edition in card slipcase]
Andersen, Hans Christian ; with pictures by Lisbeth Zwerger ; translated and retold by Anthea Bell Michael Neugebauer Publishing Ltd 2010 9881915236 / 9789881915238 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Near Fine Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Excellent fine condition copy, as new, in a very near fine thin card slipcase. Lovely edition of this classic fairy tale. 103118 
Price: 5.00 GBP

265 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 7¾ - 9¾" 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

251 A Visit to Germany, Italy and Malta, 1840-1841 : A Poet's Bazaar I-II
Andersen, Hans Christian; Translated By Grace Thornton Peter Owen London 1985 0720606365 / 9780720606362 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - 8.75" Tall 
The pages are tanned / browned. No names or inscriptions. Not price clipped, the DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 182pp. 043701 
Price: 10.00 GBP

266 Munimenta Academica, or Documents Illustrative of Academical Life and Studies at Oxford (Complete in 2 Volumes)
Anstey, Rev. Henry Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer London 1868 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Part I: Libri Cancellarii et Procuratorum; Part II: Libri Cancellarii et Procuratorum, Accedunt Acta Curiae Cancellarii et Memoranda ex Registris Nonnulla. Quarter cloth - brown cloth spines with black paper sides. Boards are significantly rubbed at the edges and corners in particular, though surfaces also rubbed. Spine ends are bumped with some fraying to the cloth at the spine ends. Inscriptions on the front endpapers. Binding is sound and hinges are good. There are quite a lot of passages marked throughout the text with a green chalk pencil - this is three vertical lines of green pencil running through all the marked passages; there are a lot of them. Some pages are uncut at the top edge. A good working or reference set only. pp. cl, 366; [4], 367-859. A HEAVY set - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this set 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. 035861 
Price: 34.00 GBP

252 The Royal Scot
Anderson, Alan ; illustrated by the author Brockhampton Press [c. 1950s] Leicester Soft cover Good Book 48mo - over 3 - 4" tall 
Small book, just slightly larger in size than a children's Brockhampton strip book from the 1950s. Stapled binding with maroon spine, pictorial card front cover and plain card back cover. Some creasing to the front cover. The back cover has a rusty stain at the top edge and a separate small greasy stain, also at the top edge. Both marks also affect the last few pages of text, though marks to pages are more pale than the marks to the back cover. 15.5cm x 8cm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Illustrated with black and white photos and small sketches. 64 pages. 0 106003 
Price: 12.00 GBP

267 Brahms (Bell's Miniature Series of Musicians)
Antcliffe, Herbert George Bell and Sons London 1908 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall 
Hardback. Decorative front board. Reprint of 1908; first published in 1905. Spine dulled. Top edge gilt. In nice clean condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding firm. pp. viii, 56 + publisher's list of titles (16 pages). 16cm x 10cm. 103222 
Price: 7.00 GBP

253 Trouble At The Circle 'G'
Anderson, Ella Pickering and Inglis Ltd. London 1971 0720820693 / 9780720820690 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. 1st edition. Turquoise boards. Some light scratches to the front board and bruising to spine ends. Contents clean. No names or inscriptions. The binding is nice and firm. 93pp. 100737 
Price: 4.50 GBP

268 Les poètes lyonnais, précurseurs de la Pléiade. Maurice Scève - Louise Labé - Pernette du Guillet. Introduction et notes de J. Aynard.
Anthologie ; Aynard, Joseph (introduction et notes de) Editions Bossard Paris 1924 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Edition numérotée 2089/2500. Bound in red cloth with marbled boards. Previous owner's names written on the f.e.p. Endpapers browned. Text pages not browned. There are some light pencil marks in the page margins. Overall good clean condition. 300pp. French. 302770 
Price: 12.50 GBP

254 Payback Time
Anderson, Geraint Headline 2012 0755381769 / 9780755381760 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Large format trade size paperback, in excellent near fine condition. RRP. £12.99. 301700 
Price: 5.00 GBP

269 Knowledge of Hell
Antunes, Antonio Lobo ; translated from Portuguese by Clifford E. Landers Dalkey Archive Press 2008 1564784363 / 9781564784360 Soft cover Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Originally published in Portuguese as Conhecimento do inferno. Paperback, in excellent fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. pp. 298. 308038 
Price: 25.00 GBP

255 The War Years: Life in Britain During 1939 to 1945
Anderson, Janice Futura London 2007 0708807437 / 9780708807439 Hardback NEW NEW 4to - 10" Tall 
Brand new hardback. RRP. £15.99 - you save £9.00! 052636 
Price: 6.99 GBP

270 Appian - Civil Wars: Book I
Appian ; Strachan-Davidson, J. L. (edited with notes and map by) Oxford University Press 1925 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Brown cloth boards. Bumps to the top corners and a slight forwards lean to the spine. Previous owner's names and addresses on the front endpaper. There are a few pen and pencil annotations in the text (not extensive). English introduction and commentary, with Ancient Greek text. pp. vii, 150. The binding is firm and sound. 306735 
Price: 6.00 GBP

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