Welcome to Books & Ink Bookshop
-Independent Booksellers since 2005
New Books
Second-hand Books
Gifts

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)
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)
Foreign Languages: All Other Languages

Browse All Categories
 

  
 
We have recently moved to Winchcombe in the Cotswolds. 
 
Find us on [email protected]

 
 
 
Books & Ink Bookshop, 6 North Street, Winchcombe, GLOS, GL54 5LH
 
Tel. 01242 603625
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

 - 2257 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.

 
361 The Head-Girl of the Chalet School
Brent-Dyer, Elinor M. ; illustrated by Nina K. Brisley W. & R. Chambers, Ltd 1939 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Early reprint. 1st published 1928. Blue cloth - quite clean but there is a small rubbed abrasion on the rear board, exposing board. Front inner hinge cracked but binding sound. Previous owner's name on what appears to be the front endpaper. It is possible that a f.e.p. has been removed but it is extremely hard to tell . 336pp. Good clean conditon. 102286 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
376 Heraldry (Blackwell's Learning Library, No. 82)
Brooke-Little, John ; illustrated by Peter Spurrier Basil Blackwell Oxford 1975 0631131906 / 9780631131908 First Edition Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Laminated pictorial boards. Similar style to a ladybird book. Excellent, unmarked, clean condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. 60pp. 037992 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
362 Jo of the Chalet School
Brent-Dyer, Elinor M.; illustrated by Nina K. Brisley W & R Chambers, Limited London and Edinburgh 1936 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, lacks dust jacket. Original blue boards. First published in 1926; this is a 3rd impression, 1936. A slight forwards lean to the spine. Bump to the top corner of the front board. Mild bruising to the spine ends. Some light foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges; heavier to the bottom edge. A small pale stain to the top outer closed textblock page edge. Previous owner's name and address written at the top edge of the front pastedown. Some foxing to pages throughout. Black and white frontispiece illustration. The binding is firm and inner hinges are very good. pp. 336. 106864 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
377 Animal Wonderland
Brooks, Mary Ward Lock London and Melbourne 1967 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Laminated pictorial boards. Rubs to the board edges, and a short repaired tear in the spine. Some marks to the boards. Boards are fair to good. Clean inside. No names or inscriptions. There are a couple of very pale marks to bottom page margins but pages are mostly clean and bright. Lovely illustrations. Slim unpaginated children's picture book. 306314 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
363 A Boy of the Dominion: A Tale of Canadian Immigration
Brereton, Lt.-Colonel F. S. ; illustrated by William Rainey Blackie & Son Limited [c.1913] London and Glasgow 1913 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
n.d. Date of publication not stated, though this story was first published in 1913. This is probably a later printing. Decorative blue pictorial boards. A gift inscription on the front endpaper is dated 1937. Spine faded. Significant foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. Occasional minor foxing spot through the text. 367pp. 304516 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
378 Armageddon's Children [Clipper Large Print Edition]
Brooks, Terry W F Howes Ltd Leicester 2006 1846326117 / 9781846326110 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Large print edition in excellent, fine condition. 552pp. '50 years from now, our world is unrecognisable. Pollution and warfare have poisoned the skies, the waterand the soil. Pockets of society still exist, living in highly fortified strongholds, while those outside the walls roam the landscape - either predator or prey. But even these isolated compounds are not safe; armies of demons and once-men assault their defences, and inevitabley, one by one, they succumb. Civilisation has fallen and anarchy is the only law. Logan Tom and Angel Perez are the last two Knnights to stand against the forces of chaos. These two extraordinary people have the ability to resist the dark tide, and to them will fall twin tasks: to find and protect a very old and a very new magic. They are humanity's last hope...'. 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. 103453 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
364 Master Bunny The Baker's Boy [Strip Book]
Brett, Molly The Brockhampton Press Ltd Leicester 1950 Soft cover Good Book 64mo - up to 3" tall 
A first edition or an early reprint from the following year (1951). I believe the Honk title listed on the back cover, Honk Runs Away, was published in 1951 but it's hard to verify and could have been published or ready for publication in 1950. Red spine with staples underneath. On the back cover rust marks from the staples have bled to the surrounding area of the back cover. Some light creasing to the front cover. No creasing to the back cover but back cover has marks. Printed price of 1/- net on the front cover. Some light blue biro pen scribbles on the inside of the front cover. The first few pages have a small stain (water-type mark) to the very edge, towards the top of the foredges in the margins. The pages otherwise have light handling creases but no further marks. Black and blue illustrations in 124 frames. Delightful baby bunny story. 14.5cm x 7cm. 104700 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
379 The Lifeboat Fish (Antelope Books)
Broome, Dora ; illustrated by Robert Hunt Hamish Hamilton London 1958 Hardcover Good Fair Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Hunt, Robert 
Hardback with dust. Second impression, May 195; was first published in 1957. Original yellow boards, with titles in blue. The boards are discoloured at the edges, corners and spine ends, corresponding with loss to the dust jacket. The binding is firm and pages are clean. Minor foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges; more noticeable to the top edge. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. 95. The dust jacket is worn and torn - rubs, creases, tears, and some loss to the spine ends, edges and corners. A couple of red biro ticks on the rear dust jacket flap. Front flap not price clipped. Some scribbles to the front cover of the dust jacket in blue biro and some abrasions to the surface of the back cover of the 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. 308172 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
 
365 Frontier Passage
Bridge, Ann Chatto and Windus London 1943 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. A forwards lean to the spine and the spine is faded to brown and mottled with foxing. Corners lightly bumped. Previous owner's contemporary signature and date on the front endpaper. The binding is firm and pages are clean, if slightly tanned / darkened. Reprint of December 1943; first published October 1942. A story of Spain and its Civil War, and a pair of star-crossed lovers. pp. 250. 307009 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
380 A Villa in Sant' Angelo
Brosia, D. M. Peter Davies London 1957 First Edition Hard Cover Fair Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Hardback, with dust jacket. There are a couple of green marks to the textblock page edges and heavy foxing to outer closed textblock page edges as well. A grubby mark in the foredge margin of page 9. Pages are otherwise clean. No names or inscriptions. The binding is firm.The dust jacket has some light rubs to edges, significant foxing and a few other small brown stains to the back cover. Front flap not price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied in a loose protective film sleeve. pp. 191. A good reading copy. 031200 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
366 Wolf of the North
Briggs, Phyllis ; with illustrations by A. & C. Black Ltd Soho Square, London 1937 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Curr, Tom (illustrations by) 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original grey cloth with titles in blue to the spine. The binding is firm but there is a very slight forwards lean to the spine. Heavy foxing outer closed textblock page edges, particularly heavy to the foredge. Gift inscription in pencil capital letters on the front endpaper. Some foxing to prelims and a little scattered foxing to page margins. Inner hinges are good. The dust jacket is discoloured / darkened at the spine and edges, with general light rubs to the edges and very small chips to corners. pp. viii, 208, 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 it protects the jacket against wear. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 309424 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
381 Before She Kills
Brown, Fredric Dennis McMillan Publications FL, USA 1987 0960998632 / 9780960998630 Paperback Very Good 12mo - 7" / 18cm tall 
Near fine clean tight paperback. Appears lightly / barely read. The spine of the cover is just very slightly faded. No names, inscriptions or other marks. 197pp. 055124 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
 
367 More of Milly-Molly-Mandy
Brisley, Joyce Lankester George G. Harrap and Comlpany Ltd 1945 Hardcover Good Fair Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. 21st impression; dust jacket front flap states 11th impression. First published in March 1929; this printing is from September 1945. War economy standard book production. The dust jacket is printed on the back of dust jacket for a different book. Light brown boards with red titles and line illustration - the red has rubbed. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Colour frontis. illustration. Some light pale foxing to outer closed textblock page edges and there are a few light brown marks to pages 21-24 and light brown foxing spots to just a few other pages. pp. 95. The dust jacket is significantly worn and torn, with loss to about half of the spine and long tears to joints and back cover. Would describe as poor except that front, back and flaps are all present and joined together and it presents acceptably well in a loose archival clear film protective sleeve (fully removable; no adhesive used - it folds around the dust jacket). Front dust jacket flap not price clipped. 105891 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
382 Pardon My Ghoulish Laughter
Brown, Fredric Dennis McMillan Publications FL, USA 1995 0960998667 / 9780960998661 Paperback Very Good 12mo - 7" / 18cm tall 
Very good clean tight paperback. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Appears lightly / barely read. Just a small bump to the head of the spine. 163pp. 055128 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
 
368 The Brief History of the Dead [Clipper Large Print Edition]
Brockmeier, Kevin W F Howes Ltd Leicester 2006 184632419x / 9781846324192 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Large Print edition. Hardback and dust jacket in excellent, fine, like new condition. 374pp. Time is running out for Laura Byrd. Three weeks ago she and her colleagues found themselves alone in one of the coldest, most remote places on earth. The others set out in search of help, and now Laura realises they are not coming back. She gathers her remaining supplies and sets out on an extraordinary journey. 302998 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
383 The Fabulous Clipjoint
Brown, Fredric David R. Godine 1986 Paperback Very Good 12mo - 7.5" / 19cm tall 
Very good clean tight paperback. Appears barely / lightly read. No names, inscriptions or other marks. The cover edges are slightly faded. 181pp. 055127 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
 
369 The Gardens of the Dead [Signed 1st Edition]
Brodrick, William Little, Brown London 2006 0316724661 / 9780316724661 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Hardback with dust jacket. SIGNED and dated by the author on the title page (no inscription - dated 16/2/06). First edition. Excellent condition - NEAR FINE - a very slight lean to the spine. Not clipped, the dust jacket is protected in a loose archival clear film sleeve (this does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 336pp. 24cm. The second Father Anselm mystery. 100249 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
384 Country Holiday (A Puffin Picture Book, No. 33)
Brown, Margaret Scott ; Dowd, Leo P. Puffin | Penguin Books [c. 1945] 1945 Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Date of publication not stated but this is the third edition of c. April 1945; first published in April 1944. 31pp. Slim stapled booklet. In very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. A very small flattened crease to the bottom corner of the front cover. Clean and tight. Price of one shilling inside the front cover and titles listed from no. 4 to no. 58. Girl on the front cover has a plain yellow dress with orange collar. Staples at centrefold have slightly rusted but no marks or corrosion to surrounding paper. A super copy. 105775 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
370 The Ambassador and the Spy
Brome, Vincent Crown Publishers, Inc New York 1973 0517511150 / 9780517511152 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original black boards. No names or inscriptions but there are some notes written in black felt pen on the rear endpaper. The binding is firm. Pages are age-toned / tanned. The dust jacket is discoloured at the top edge, faded at the spine and has a few short tears to the top edge. Front flap not price clipped. pp. 245. 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. 106635 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
385 Bolt Hole
Brown, Roy Abelard-Schuman 1976 0200721127 / 9780200721127 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. 2nd impression. Original turquoise boards. Light bumps to spine ends and corners. Heavy foxing to the top outer closed textblock page edge. A few foxing spots to outer textbock foredges. Pages are otherwise clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding firm. Dust jacket design by James Hunt. Some minor rubs and small chips to the dust jacket edges. DJ price clipped. 144pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket from wear. 300516 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
371 Jane Eyre (Everyman's Library 10)
Bronte, Charlotte ; with an introduction by Lucy Hughes-Hallett Everyman's Library 1991 1857150104 / 9781857150100 Hardcover Very Good Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. A very good, clean and tight copy, in a near fine dust jacket. There is a pale mark to the top outer closed textblock page edge. No other marks. Binding firm. No names or inscriptions. The dust jacket has one very light scratch to the back cover. Maroon cloth boards, with red ribbon page marker, and black and white dust jacket. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xxxviii, 284. 309195 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
386 The Pied Piper of Hamelin
Browning, Robert ; illustrated by Kate Greenaway Frederick Warne and Co. Ltd [c. 1955] London and New York 1955 Hardcover Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Greenaway, Kate 
Hardback with dust jacket. This copy is a c. 1955 printing though publication date is not stated. Pictorial boards with orange cloth spine. The boards are just a little faded at the spine ends. Light rubs. No previous owner's names or inscriptions but there is a small pale brown mark and a small red pencil mark to the edge of the front endpaper. The binding is good and pages are clean; just a very little light foxing to a couple of pages. Flattened creases to the rear endpaper. pp. 48. The dust jacket is worn and torn at the eges, with loss at the spine ends, some creasing, and 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. 308202 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
372 Villette (Everyman's Library 68)
Bronte, Charlotte ; with an introduction by Lucy Hughes-Hallett Everyman's Library 1992 1857150686 / 9781857150681 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket in very good, clean condition. Maroon cloth boards. Black and white dust jacket. Red ribbon page marker. No names, inscriptions or other marks. A bump to the bottom corner of the rear board. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xxxiii, 313. 309186 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
387 A Picture of Guilt
Brownley, James Severn House Publishers 2008 184751040X / 9781847510402 Soft Cover New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
New paperback. RRP. 10.99. This is the first of a new mystery series featuring an unusual journalist, Alison Glasby. A photograph of two young girls, sisters enjoying the summer sun on a day trip to the seaside. Nothing could be more innocent. But why did it turn up thirty-five years later, clutched in a child killer's hand as she lay dying in her prison cell? Alison Glasby is 25, ambitious and lonely. She's a journalist on the Sunday Herald but her career is going nowhere. And despite the best attentions of Scotland Yard murder squad detective John Redgrave, neither is her personal life. Then she gets the chance to work with Fleet Street legend Bill Davenport. Four children were killed in Norfolk in 1969, murdered by Leonie Dellar and her lover. 247pp. 053066 
Price: 7.69 GBP

 
 
373 Villette (The Life and Works of Charlotte Bronte and Her Sisters in 7 Volumes. This is Volume III only)
Bronte, Charlotte; with an Introduction By Mrs Humphry Ward John Murray London 1905 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original olive green cloth. The Haworth Edition. Villette is volume 3 of this 7 volume set. There are a few bubbles to the cloth on the back cover and bumps to board edges and corners. The spine is dulled with titles faded. The binding is firm, hinges good and pages clean. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Frontispiece illustration with tissue guard. pp. xxxv, 594. 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. 040010 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
388 A Picture of Guilt [An Alison Glasby Mystery]
Brownley, James Severn House Publishers 2007 0727865625 / 9780727865625 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
This is a new hardback in excellent near, fine condition. Unread. Not previously owned. RRP 18.99. 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. 247pp. First printing. 035470 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
 
374 Eagle and Unicorn
Brook-Shepherd, Gordon Weidenfeld and Nicolson London 1966 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
First edition. Blue cloth binding. Book and dust jacket VG. Slight lean to the spine. A couple of very minor rubs to the dust jacket edges. Not price clipped (25s net). The dust jacket is supplied in a loose archival protective film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 260pp. Novel set in Vienna during the Stalin era. 20cm. 300770 
Price: 18.00 GBP

 
389 The Sins of the Children [An Alison Glasby Mystery]
Brownley, James Severn House Publishers Ltd 2008 0727866648 / 9780727866646 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
This is a new hardback in excellent, fine condition. Unread. Not previously owned. RRP 18.99. 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. 249pp. First printing. 301493 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
375 Light and Shade
Brooke, Carol [pseud. Valerie Patricia Ramskill] John Long [c.1947] London 1947 Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. n.d. Date of publication not stated but is c. 1947. Original red cloth boards, frayed at the base of the spine, with a short split in the cloth. Spine faded. Corners mildly bumped. Inside, there are initials stamped on the f.e.p. Binding is good and pages clean. A wartime romance novel. 181pp. 104063 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
390 Airscream
Bruce, John Collins 1978 0002220032 / 9780002220033 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Small chip in the top edge of the dust jacket at the spine. Price-clipped. 348pp. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Binding clean and tight. 020189 
Price: 4.00 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©2020. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie