Welcome to Books & Ink Bookshop
 -  Banbury's Independent Booksellers  -
White Lion Walk
Banbury
Oxfordshire

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
Advanced Search
 
 
Browse By Subject
Africana: Travel, History & Politics
Antiquarian (pre-1914)
Antiquarian (pre-1916)
Antiquarian Books and Ephemera
Archaeology & Ancient History
Architecture & Design
Architecture & Interior Design
Art & Design
Art: Crafts & Hobbies
Art: Photography
Biography & Autobiography
Books About Books
Business, Marketing & Management
Business, Marketing, Management & Finance
Children's
Children's (Fiction)
Children's (Non-Fiction)
Children's (Teen / Young Adult Fiction)
Children's (Young Children's Books)
Children's: Annuals
Children's: Enid Blyton
Children's: Fiction & Poetry
Children's: Ladybird Books
Children's: Non-fiction
Children's: Young Adult / Teen Fiction
Children's: Young Children's Books
Classics
Classics: Ancient Languages & Literature
Collectable Penguin Books
Collectables & Antiques
Cooking, Food & Drink
Crafts & Hobbies
Decorative Cloth Bindings
Drama & Theatre
Ecology, Conservation & The Environment
Economics
Education
English Language, Creative Writing & Reference
Fiction (Crime & Thrillers)
Fiction (Historical & Westerns)
Fiction (Historical)
Fiction (Literature)
Fiction (Manga, Graphic Novels & Comics)
Fiction (Sci-Fi, Fantasy & Horror)
Fiction: General Literature
Food & Drink
Foreign Languages
Foreign Languages (French)
Foreign Languages (Other)
Foreign Languages (Spanish)

Browse All Categories
 
Opening Hours:

We're Open...
Tuesdays to Saturdays:
10am - 4pm

Closed on Sundays and Mondays

Closed in January and for very occasional days throughout the year - if you're making a special journey please contact us ahead of your trip to check.    
 
 

 
 
Come & visit us in historic Banbury's town centre
Directions  
  
Books & Ink Bookshop, 4 White Lion Walk, Banbury, Oxon OX16 5UD   
 
Tel. (01295) 709769  
Email. [email protected]
 
 
 
 
 
Reg. VAT No. 868272975.
 Members of the Booksellers Association
 

 
 
 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
 
 

Search

 - 3969 items found in your search

Around 25% of our stock is available on our website. If you can't find what you're looking for please contact us.

 
301 Men and the Fields
Bell, Adrian ; with drawings, lithographs and dust jacket illustration by John Nash B. T. Batsford Ltd London 1939 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Nash, John 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original brown boards, minor bumps to the four corner and to the spine ends. Lithographs are bright and pages clean. Would be described as a very good copy, except that there is a crack to the front inner hinge, approx. half the length of the front hinge between pastedown and endpaper. A previous owner has partially re-glued this crack and the binding is quite firm. See photos. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. A little light foxing to the endpapers and pastedowns, and some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. The dust jacket is rubbed and chipped at the edges, with a small light brown stain to the spine and previous owner's old tape repairs to the underside of the jacket at the top of the spine. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 155, plates. 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). 107144 
Price: 45.00 GBP

 
316 Imperial Palace
Bennett, Arnold Cassell and Company, Ltd 1930 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
First standard edition, 1930 (10s 6d edition); simultaneously published at around the same time as a 2 volume signed limited edition (also in 1930). Original red boards. Lacks dust jacket. A forwards lean to the spine and the spine is very slightly faded. Boards otherwise in very good, clean condition. Top textblock edge tinted red. Some light foxing to the other edges and a light brown stain to the bottom outer closed textblock edge. A little very light foxing to prelims. The binding is firm and pages are otherwise clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xi, 630. 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. 307292 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
 
302 Steep Ways and Narrow, A Layman's Autobiography
Bell, Vicars Faber and Faber London 1963 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Red cloth. A nice clean copy. No names or inscriptions. Tidy dust jacket; a few minor rubs to the edges. 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). 106pp. 302305 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
317 The Old Wives' Tale
Bennett, Arnold ; introduction by Tim Heald ; lithographs by Glynn Boyd Harte The Folio Society 2004 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Both the book and slipcase are in excellent, fine condition. Printed on Caxton Wove paper and bound in full cloth blocked with a design by the artist. A super copy. pp. xx, 546. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to international orders as this book costs more to send than our standard delivery rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. 102402 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
303 House to House: An Epic Memoir of War
Bellavia, David ; with John Bruning Simon and Schuster London 2007 1847370896 / 9781847370891 First UK Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original brown boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. 321pp. Staff Sergeant David Bellavia spent six years in the U.S. Army, seeing some of the most intense fighting of the Iraq War. 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. 306149 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
318 Charlie B: A Biography of Lord Beresford of Metemmeh and Curraghmore
Bennett, Geoffrey Peter Dawnay Ltd London 1968 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original red boards, bruised at the spine ends and corners. Top edge tinted red, but with some pale splash marks in evidence. The binding is firm. A gift inscription written on the front endpaper (dated 1968). Some scattered foxing throughout (not extensive though it is more heavy to the closed textblock page edges). pp. xii, 378. The dust jacket has torn the full length of the spine / front joint, is rubbed, chipped, torn and creased at the edges, and has some loss at the spine ends. 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). 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. 309052 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
304 Matilda Who told Lies, and was Burned to Death [Signed by illustrator]
Belloc, Hilaire ; illustrated by Posy Simmonds Jonathan Cape London 1991 0224030973 / 9780224030977 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Signed by Illustrator(s)
Hardback, no dust jacket as published. Signed by the illustrator, Posy Simmonds, on the half-title page (no dedication / inscription). Laminated pictorial boards. In excellent, very near fine condition; clean, tight and unmarked. Slim unpaginated picture book. 106656 
Price: 35.00 GBP

 
319 Broken Wings: A Soldier's Diary
Bennett, Vernon Harold The Fortune Press London 1959 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Bright red boards. Previous owner's signature at the top corner of front free endpaper. 38pp. Complete with beige dust jacket. There is a pale stain to the back cover of the dust jacket. 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). 302785 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
305 Philibert
Belloc, Hilaire ; with illustrations by Quentin Blake ; translated into French by Marie Farre Gallimard 1991 207056634X / 9782070566341 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Hardback. Laminated pictorial boards. French edition (English title - Algernon and other Cautionary Tales). In very good, clean condition but there is an old pencil price mark to the top corner of the front endpaper and a small blue ink smudge to the same area; plus a pencil line mark to the edge of the front endpaper, a bit further down the page. The rest of the pages are clean, bright and unmarked. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Slim and unpaginated. 308520 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
320 The Book of Virtues: A Treasury of Great Moral Stories
Bennett, William J. (edited, with commentary by) Simon & Schuster New York 1993 0671683063 / 9780671683061 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
There is a small grubby mark on the front flap of the dust jacket. Otherwise, book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. Mild bruising to edges. No names, inscriptions or other marks inside. 831pp. A VERY 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. 103952 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
306 Herzog
Bellow, Saul ; with an introduction by Malcolm Bradbury The Folio Society London 2012 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with slipcase - both the book and slipcase are in excellent FINE condition - this copy is still in publisher's shrinkwrap and is as new. Printing /edition not known as this copy is still in shrinkwrap. Illustrated with a series of mid-century photographs from Leonard Freed, Ansel Adams, and others. Quarter bound in buckram cloth, with Modigliani paper sides. 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. 308891 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
321 Ferryman's Folly
Benney, H. P. Victory Press London and Eastbourne 1972 0854761861 / 9780854761869 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Book Condition: good. Printed pictorial boards. Small rubbed patches at the base of the spine and towards the lower edge of the front board. Small strip of sellotape on the front board. Some light foxing to endpapers and prize presentation bookplate on the f.e.p. Binding firm. Other pages clean. 119pp. 304258 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
 
307 Herzog
Bellow, Saul ; with an introduction by Malcolm Bradbury The Folio Society London 2012 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with slipcase - both the book and slipcase are in excellent FINE condition - this copy is still in publisher's shrinkwrap and is as new. Printing /edition not known as this copy is still in shrinkwrap. Illustrated with a series of mid-century photographs from Leonard Freed, Ansel Adams, and others. Quarter bound in buckram cloth, with Modigliani paper sides. 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. 307725 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
322 The Freaks of Mayfair
Benson, E. F. ; with illustrations by George Plank The Folio Society London 2009 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Both the book and slipcase are in excellent, fine condition. Barely opened; appears unread. pp. vii, 148. Printed on Abbey Wove paper and bound in yellow cloth printed with an illustration by George Plank. 103055 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
308 Beach Holidays from Portugal to Israel
Benarde, Melvin A.; Benarde, Anita Dodd, Mead & Company New York 1974 039606891X / 9780396068914 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. The book is in very good clean condition with a firm binding. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket has a few short tears to the edges and creasing to both dust jacket flaps. Illustrated in black and white. pp. x, 272. An interesting 1970s guide to some lovely european beaches. 016101 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
323 Nova Scotia Sketch Book
Benson, L. B. Petheric Press; Printed by McCurdy Printing Co. Ltd Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada 1975 Spiral Bound Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Spiral bound blue card covers. Second edition, 16th printing, July 1975. Pages are in nice clean condition, covers are a little marked. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 90pp. 17.5 x 25.5cm. 100211 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
309 Isabella Moon
Benedict, Laura William Heinemann 2008 0434017043 / 9780434017041 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
351pp. Book: Fine. Dust Jacket: Fine. First printing of UK edition. In excellent fine condition. RRP. 12.99. 037037 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
324 A Version of the Truth
Bentley, Nicolas Andre Deutsch London 1960 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Orange cloth. In very good clean condition. The dust jacket torn and chipped at the edges. Also price clipped. The DJ is now supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 208pp. 301606 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
310 Coin Collecting (A Ladybird Book, Series 633)
Benford, Mervyn Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1976 0721403476 / 9780721403472 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. Matt pictorial boards. Clean and tight. In excellent, very near fine condition. A very slight bend to the boards. Binding firm and tight and pages bright and clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. 52. Printed 10-digit ISBN number and price of 24p on the back cover. This is the last title in the series listed on the back cover. 106694 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
325 The Floating Dutchman
Bentley, Nicolas Michael Joseph London 1950 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Second impression before publication. Previous owner's signature on the front pastedown. Red boards. The dust jacket is a little rubbed at the edges, with some short tears to the spine ends and minor loss to the base of the spine. 254pp. 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. 303909 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
311 Oh No Said Elephant
Benjamin, A. H. ; with pictures by Alireza Goldouzian Minedition 2016 9888341073 / 9789888341078 First Thus Hardcover New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
First impression of this Mine edition. New hardback in excellent fine condition. RRP. 11.99. A beautiful picture book. Elephant wants to play with the other animals but there aren't many games that he's good at... except one. He gives all the games a good try though. Lovely pictures bring this book alive. 305769 
Price: 10.19 GBP

 
326 The Italics Are Mine
Berberova, Nina Chatto and Windus London 1991 0701136987 / 9780701136987 Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Both the book and dust jacket are in good condition. All outer closed textblock edges are foxed (quite heavily) and the pages are browned / tanned. Pale indentation on the f.e.p. from a previous pencilled price mark. No names or inscriptions. 600pp. A working / reading copy. 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. 103704 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
312 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

 
327 Nelson's Dear Lord: A Portrait of St. Vincent
Berckman, Evelyn Macmillan and Co Ltd London 1962 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original blue boards. The binding is firm. Inner hinges are very good. A gift inscription written in ink on the reverse of the front endpaper. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and scattered spots to prelims. pp. xi, 274, plates. The dust jacket is rubbed and creases at the edges, with a couple of tears and some small chips. Front flap 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). 309053 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
313 Walter Benjamin Selected Writings: Volume 2 1927-1934
Benjamin, Walter ; edited by Marcus Bullock, Howard Eiland, Gary Smith and general editor Michael W. Jennings The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press 2001 0674945867 / 9780674945869 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Second printing. Black cloth boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, fine condition. pp. ix, 870. Clean, tight, unmarked; appears unread. 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. 103462 
Price: 43.00 GBP

 
328 The City of Falling Angels [Clipper Large Print Edition]
Berendt, John W F Howes Ltd Leicester 2006 1846323126 / 9781846323126 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Large Print edition. Hardback in excellent, NEAR FINE, almost like new condition; dust jacket has a some very slight rubs to spine ends and there is a small bump to one corner. Appears unread. 515pp. 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 allow. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. 102605 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
314 Mozart on the Stage
Benn, Christopher Ernest Benn Limited 1946 First Edition Black Cloth Hardback Very Good Fair 8vo - 8.75" Tall Green, Kenneth 
Faded mark to the top edge of the back board - approx. 4 inches by 1 inch. Corresponding section of the dust jacket missing. The book is otherwise in very clean condition inside - no names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket worn at edges with the loss already mentioned and smaller chips at corners and spine ends. Not price-clipped, the dust jacket is now protected in a fully removable clear film sleeve. 178pp. 048172 
Price: 5.95 GBP

 
329 The Bike Lesson
Berenstain, Stan and Jan Collins and Harvill | House of Grolier 1968 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Beginner Books Book Club Edition. Glazed pictorial boards. A bump to the top of the spine and rubs to the base of the spine. Otherwise in very good clean condition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The pages are slightly tanned / browned with age. Overall a nice, clean copy. 61pp. 302616 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
315 Keeping On Keeping On
Bennett, Alan Faber and Faber | Profile Books London 2016 1781256497 / 9781781256497 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket in excellent, near fine condition. A few very light, very small bumps to the edges. Clean, tight and unmarked. Binding nice and square. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xiii, 721. 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 - 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. 306802 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
330 The Wombles in Danger [Picture Puffin]
Beresford, Elisabeth Puffin Books Harmondsworth 1974 0140500839 / 9780140500837 Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Stapled binding. Pictorial paper covers. First published as a Picture Puffin in 1973; this is a first reprint. In very good, clean condition; near fine. There is a small crease to the bottom corner of the front cover. Otherwise excellent condition throughout. No names, inscriptions or other marks. No handling creases to pages. Slim and unpaginated. 19.8cm. 307704 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
<< Skip 10  < PREV    11  12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20  NEXT >   Skip 10 >>



 | Home | About Us | Contact Us | Store Policies | Privacy Policy | Login | 


Copyright©2019. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie