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241 Attacks on the Press in 2007
Amanpour, Christiane (with a preface by) Committee to Protect Journalists New York 2008 0944823270 / 9780944823279 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Appears unread. Mild bump to one corner. Unmarked inside. 351pp. 303943 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
256 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 6 - 7" 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

 
 
242 Hollande (Les Guides Bleus)
Ambriere, Francis (sous La Direction de) Librairie Hachette 1953 Hard Cover Good Good 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Language: French. Original navy blue boards with gilt titles. The pages are significantly browned / tanned. Binding firm. Foldout maps in good condition - some short margin tears where they have been tipped in. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is rubbed and chipped at the edges, with small loss. Two ribbon page markers. pp. xcvi, 397. 033254 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
257 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

 
 
243 Cruise
Ames, Jennifer Hodder and Stoughton 1935 Hardback Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
1st published Sept. 1934. This copy is the 1st reprint ed. of April 1935. Original red cloth binding. Top edge red. Previous owner's signature and date on the front endpaper. Some light foxing and a forwards lean to the spine. Boards are rubbed at the spine ends and corners. 318 pages. Other works by Jennifer Ames include Good Sport, Pandora Lifts the Lid, Anything but Love, and Romance for Sale. 053433 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
258 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

 
 
244 Security
Amidon, Stephen Atlantic Books 2009 1843549026 / 9781843549024 First UK Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
First UK edition, first printing. Original blue boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, fine condition. Appears unread. 365pp. Security is a timely, wry, and riveting story of adults and children, secret lives and civic culture, suspicion and sexual hysteria. It confirms Stephen Amidon as a master of the art of the novel and one of the foremost chroniclers of modern life. 053237 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
259 Trouble At The Circle 'G'
Anderson, Ella Pickering and Inglis Ltd. London 1971 0720820693 / 9780720820690 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" 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

 
 
245 One Fat Englishman, A Novel
Amis, Kingsley Victor Gollancz Ltd London 1963 First Edition Hardcover Good Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards. On the front pastedown is a date stamp sheet (as in a library book) with two dates stamped. Opposite, on the front endpaper is a short shelving number written in black pen. No other marks, labels or any other library signs. No other names or inscriptions. The yellow Gollancz dust jacket is bright and in very good condition. A small grey-ish mark to the spine of the dust jacket only. Front flap not price clipped. 192pp. 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. 306741 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
260 Payback Time
Anderson, Geraint Headline 2012 0755381769 / 9780755381760 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Large format trade size paperback, in excellent near fine condition. RRP. 12.99. 301700 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
246 293 Renaissance Woodcuts for Artists and Illustrators - Jost Amman's Kunstbuchlin
Amman, Jost ; with a new introduction by Alfred Werner Dover Publicatins, Inc New York 1968 0486219879 / 9780486219875 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Paperback, in good clean condition. A little light creasing to the front cover and spine faded. Pages have tanned / browned at the edges. No previous owner's names or inscriptions but there is an interiors company stamp on the endpapers. Unaltered, unabridged republication of the original 1599 edition published by Johann Feyerabend of Frankfurt. Translation of original text with a new introduction by Alfred Werner. New captions and list of plates. 293 plates. pp. xviii, 300. 307173 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
261 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

 
 
247 Caterina
Amstutz, Eveline Cassell 1969 0304934399 / 9780304934393 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" 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

 
262 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 6 - 7" 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

 
 
248 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 5 - 6" 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

 
263 Japanese Wood Engravings: Their History, Technique, and Characteristics
Anderson, William Seeley and Co. Limited London 1908 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" 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

 
 
249 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 9" - 12" tall 
Corners slightly bumped. Internally very clean, no names or inscriptions. 126pp. 028761 
Price: 11.00 GBP

 
264 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 7" - 9" tall 
Slim stapled booklet. Cover edges rubbed. Otherwise very good, clean condition. No names or inscriptions. 46pp. 048545 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
 
250 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 9 - 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

 
265 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

 
 
251 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

 
266 Young Writers Write and Shine Warwickshire
Andrew, Sarah (ed.) Poetry Now Peterborough 1995 1857315626 / 9781857315622 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - 8" Tall 
Small mark to page edges, otherwise VG condition.. Dust jacket spine faded - the DJ is now protected in a loose removable film sleeve. 177pp. 024947 
Price: 6.50 GBP

 
 
252 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

 
267 Planisme et Progres Social
Angelopoulos, Angelos Librairie Generale de Droit et de Jurisprudence Paris 1953 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" 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

 
 
253 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 9" - 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

 
268 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

 
 
254 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

 
269 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 9 - 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

 
 
255 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 6 - 7" 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

 
270 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 6" - 7" 
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

 
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