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91 An Easy Outline of Astronomy (The Thinker's Library, No. 95)
Davidson, The Rev. Dr. Martin Watts & Co. Fleet Street, London 1947 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Original red boards. Third impression (slightly revised). Small pocket-sized volume. A few foxing spots to page margins. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 108pp. The dust jacket has some tears and creases and the front flap is 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 protects the jacket against wear. 105233 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
106 The Man From Outside
Douthwaite, L. Charles ; illustrated by J. Phillips Paterson Thomas Nelson & Sons London 1940 Hard Cover Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" Paterson, J. Phillips 
n.d. Date of publication not stated, but c. 1940 [Ref. British Library]. Front board is very slightly bowed / curved in appearance. Significant foxing to page foredges, light foxing inside. Gift inscription to the front pastedown [1958], pages are generally age-tanned. 240pp. The dust jacket is rubbed chipped and nicked at the edges, with some short tears and a piece missing from the top edge of the back cover. Back cover grayed. Price clipped. The DJ is supplied in a loose protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 19.5cm. 037585 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
92 Men of the Dawn: The Story of Man's Evolution to the end of the Old Stone Age (The Thinker's Library, No. 45)
Davison, Dorothy Watts & Co. Fleet Street, London 1934 First Thus Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Hardback. No dust jacket. Original brown boards. First printing in this Thinker's Library edition. Light rubs to spine ends and edges. No names or inscriptions. Foxing to endpapers, pastedowns and first and last few pages. Binding is firm and inner hinges are very good. pp. x, 195. 308898 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
107 Dangerous Work: Diary of an Arctic Adventure
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan ; edited by Jon Lellenberg and Daniel Stashower British Library 2012 0712358641 / 9780712358644 First Thus Hard Cover New New 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
New hardback, with dust jacket. Both in excellent fine condition. RRP 25.00. In February 1880, when Arthur Conan Doyle was only twenty years old, he embarked upon 'the first real outstanding adventure in my life,' seven months as a ship's surgeon on an Arctic whaler. The voyage took the young Conan Doyle into unknown regions and plunged him into dangerous and bloody work on the ice floes of the Arctic seas. His unforgettable adventure was echoed in a number of his early landmarks as a writer. It provides a vivid account of the coming of age of the young man who would go on to create Sherlock Holmes, and of a life at sea that no longer exists. This book will feature a facsimile of this remarkable diary, with a transcript, as well as several non-fiction and fiction pieces based on the experience, including the Sherlock Holmes story 'The Adventure of the Black Peter.' It will also include photographs of the ship, its captain, and young Conan Doyle on deck. The publication of this unknown diary will be welcomed by all fans of Arthur Conan Doyle. 368pp. 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 - overseas postage will be higher than our standard rate and will be charged at cost; NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland; small charge may apply to islands, N. Ireland and Scottish highlands. 058103 
Price: 18.75 GBP

 
 
93 Off Sandy Hook
Dehan, Richard [pseud. of Clotilde Graves 1863-1932] William Heinemann London 1915 First Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. Original olive green cloth, with black titles to the front board; lettering to the spine has rubbed and faded. Boards are lightly bumped at th spine ends and corners and cloth is fraying at the head of the spine. The binding is firm but has repair to the inner hinges. An ex-Deeanjay Circulating Library copy, with some remnants of labels now removed, to rear pastedown and to the margins of page 1. First edition. Previous owner's signature to the second front free flyleaf. Some scattered foxing. pp. vii, 322, 16. 307032 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
108 Dangerous Work: Diary of an Arctic Adventure
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan ; edited by Jon Lellenberg and Daniel Stashower British Library 2012 0712358641 / 9780712358644 First Thus Hard Cover New New 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
New hardback, with dust jacket. Both in excellent fine condition. RRP 25.00. In February 1880, when Arthur Conan Doyle was only twenty years old, he embarked upon 'the first real outstanding adventure in my life,' seven months as a ship's surgeon on an Arctic whaler. The voyage took the young Conan Doyle into unknown regions and plunged him into dangerous and bloody work on the ice floes of the Arctic seas. His unforgettable adventure was echoed in a number of his early landmarks as a writer. It provides a vivid account of the coming of age of the young man who would go on to create Sherlock Holmes, and of a life at sea that no longer exists. This book will feature a facsimile of this remarkable diary, with a transcript, as well as several non-fiction and fiction pieces based on the experience, including the Sherlock Holmes story 'The Adventure of the Black Peter.' It will also include photographs of the ship, its captain, and young Conan Doyle on deck. The publication of this unknown diary will be welcomed by all fans of Arthur Conan Doyle. 368pp. 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 - overseas postage will be higher than our standard rate and will be charged at cost; NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland; small charge may apply to islands, N. Ireland and Scottish highlands. 058150 
Price: 18.75 GBP

 
 
94 Literary Remains of the late Emanuel Deutsch. With a Brief Memoir.
Deutsch, Emanuel John Murray London 1874 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Publisher's original brown cloth binding; spine faded; cloth a little thin in a couple of places on the spine; nice clean boards. Original brown endpapers; lightened at edges; slight surface cracks beginning to form at the inner hinges. Binding is nice and firm. Many pages are uncut - the book doesn't appear to have ever been read. Some foxing to prelims; other pages clean. Presented by John Murray embossed (not inked) stamp on title page. Regent Park College Library shield stamp on title page, but no further marks. pp. xx; 465; + 20 [publisher's pages]. 23cm. 301194 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
109 The King's General
Du Maurier, Daphne Victor Gollancz Ltd London 1957 Hardcover Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. 10th impression (reissued in library format). Original maroon red boards. Minor bruising to spine ends and corners. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. Pages have tanned / browned but are not as brown and brittle as some Gollancz titles of this age. pp. 298. The yellow Gollancz dust jacket has some foxing, some minor marks, rubs, short tears and small chips to the edges. Dust jacket spine dull / darkened. Front flap 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. 308029 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
95 Little Dorrit (Everyman's Library 111)
Dickens, Charles ; with an introduction by Irving Howe Everyman's Library 1992 1857151119 / 9781857151114 Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. In excellent fine condition in a very good dust jacket. Maroon cloth boards. Black and white dust jacket. Red ribbon page marker. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Some very light bruising to the edges of the dust jacket, plus some light creases and scratches towards the top edge of the back cover. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xxxvii, 836. 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. 309190 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
110 The Scapegoat
Du Maurier, Daphne Victor Gollancz Ltd London 1957 First Edition Hardcover Fair Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards. EX-LIBRARY copy. Pages have darkened and there are some grubby marks to pages and some marks to the outer closed textblock page edges. Library marks - tape marks, abrasions and label residue etc. - to the endpapers and pastedowns. Full page library label pasted onto the front endpaper. The binding is firm. A slight forwards lean to the spine and light bruising to the spine ends of the boards. pp. 368. The yellow Gollancz dust jacket is quite bright and clean as it has been encased in a protective library sleeve - there are small chips and rubs to the spine ends and corners and a light brown stain to the base of the spine. Front flap 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. 368pp. 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. 307231 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
96 Nicholas Nickleby (Everyman's Library 159)
Dickens, Charles ; with an introduction by John Carey Everyman's Library 1993 1857151593 / 9781857151596 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. In excellent near fine condition. Maroon cloth boards. Black and white dust jacket. Red ribbon page marker. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Some very light bruising to the edges of the dust jacket and some light grey marks to the bottom closed textblock page edge. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. lvii, 843. 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. 309189 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
111 The Life, Diary, and Correspondence of Sir William Dugdale, Knight, sometime Garter Principal King of Arms, with an Appendix, containing an account of his published works &c.
Dugdale, Sir William ; edited by William Hamper Printed for Harding, Lepard, and Co. Pall-Mall East, London 1827 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Ex-reference library copy in a modern cloth library binding. Library stamp on the recent f.e.p. Bound by F. J. Blissett & Co. A further library stamp and number on the colophon. Pages are mostly VG but with some foxing. pp. viii, 529. A nicely preserved copy. Sir William Dugdale (1605-1686) was born and buried at Shustoke in Warwickshire. He was one of England's best known antiquaries, his most well-known work being 'The Antiquities of Warwickshire.' His diaries and correspondence make interesting reading especially for seventeenth-century historians. 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. 301888 
Price: 625.00 GBP

 
 
97 Dombey and Son (Everyman's Library 167)
Dickens, Charles ; with an introduction by Lucy Hughes-Hallett Everyman's Library 1994 1857151674 / 9781857151671 Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. In excellent, fine condition in a near fine dust jacket. Maroon cloth boards. Black and white dust jacket. Red ribbon page marker. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Some very light bruising to the edges of the dust jacket and a small flattened crease to the rear dust jacket flap. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xlvii, 889. 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. 309188 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
112 Born for Victory
Dymoke, Juliet Jarrolds Publishers 1960 First Edition Hardback Good No Jacket 8vo - 8" Tall / 20cm 
Green cloth boards. Ex-Boots Booklovers Library, but with minimal marks. There is the usual Boots shield at the bottom edge of the front board and a few tiny white speckles to the boards.. Otherwise, minimal paper remains on the rear pastedown where it looks as though a lending library date sheet has been neatly removed. Short marker pen line on the bottom textblock edge. No other Boots library marks. Some foxing to the endpapers and lightly to outer closed textblock page edges. Small grubby mark to the edge of the margin of pages 168-169. A scarce copy of the first edition of the author's second novel. Born for Victory is the fictionalised story of Thomas Fairfax. 287 pages. 052232 
Price: 13.50 GBP

 
 
98 David Copperfield (Everyman's Library 31)
Dickens, Charles ; with an introduction by Michael Slater Everyman's Library 1991 1857150317 / 9781857150315 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket in excellent, near fine condition. Maroon cloth boards. Black and white dust jacket. Red ribbon page marker. No names, inscriptions or other marks but there is a small bump to the bottom corner of the rear board and a small flattened crease to the top corner of the half-title page. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xlii, 891. 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. 309187 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
113 Old Stationary Engines (Shire Library)
Edgington, David W. Shire Library | Shire Publications Ltd 2009 0747805946 / 9780747805946 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. RRP 5.99. pp. 56. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 307896 
Price: 5.99 GBP

 
 
99 Great Expectations (Everyman's Library 56)
Dickens, Charles ; with an introduction by Michael Slater Everyman's Library 1992 1857150562 / 9781857150568 Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket in very good, clean condition but with quite a heavy bump to the top corner of the front board. Maroon cloth boards. Black and white dust jacket. Red ribbon page marker. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xliii, 460. 309193 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
114 The Greek Bucolic Poets [Loeb Classical Library series]
Edmonds, J. M. (with an English translation by) William Heinemann London 1919 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. Dark green cloth. Lightly rubbed board edges. Pages are tanned / darkened but otherwise clean. Slight bumps to corners. pp. xxviii, 527. From the collection of the archaeologist Christopher Hawkes (1905-1992) and bears his signature and date of 1924 on the front endpaper. 105939 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
100 Oliver Twist (Everyman's Library 110)
Dickens, Charles ; with an introduction by Michael Slater Everyman's Library 1992 1857151100 / 9781857151107 Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket in excellent, fine condition in a near fine dust jacket. Maroon cloth boards. Black and white dust jacket. Red ribbon page marker. No names, inscriptions or other marks but there are some small light indentations to the back cover of the dust jacket. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xliii, 427. 309192 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
115 Mental Health Services (Fourth Edition)
Edwards, Arthur Hubert Shaw & Sons Ltd 1975 072190193x / 9780721901930 Hardback Good Good 8vo - 8.75" Tall / 22cm 
Ex-Library copy with library sticker residue to the dust jacket, the boards and the endpapers. The usual library stamps inside. Otherwise, pages clean. Not much used. The dust jacket is now protected in a fully removable loose clear film sleeve. 572pp. 4th Edition. 054003 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
101 The Old Curiosity Shop (Everyman's Library 209)
Dickens, Charles ; with an introduction by Peter Washington Everyman's Library 1995 1857152093 / 9781857152098 Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket in excellent, fine condition in a near fine dust jacket. Maroon cloth boards. Black and white dust jacket. Red ribbon page marker. No names, inscriptions or other marks but there is a small light crease to the top edge of the front cover of the dust jacket. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xlii, 569. 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. 309191 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
116 Morals, Manners, and Men (The Thinker's Library, No. 74)
Ellis, Havelock Watts & Co. 1939 First Thus Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
First Thinker's Library edition. Original brown boards. No dust jacket. Some light foxing spots to outer closed textblock edges. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. xii, 148. Binding firm and pages clean. 305943 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
102 Hard Times (Everyman's Library 73)
Dickens, Charles ; with an introduction by Philip Collins Everyman's Library 1992 1857150732 / 9781857150735 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket in excellent, fine condition. Maroon cloth boards. Black and white dust jacket. Red ribbon page marker. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xl, 299. 309185 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
117 Euripides II: Electra, Orestes, Iphigeneia in Taurica, Andromache, and Cyclops [Loeb Classical Library]
Euripides ; translated by A. S. Way William Heinemann | Harvard University Press 1965 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Original green cloth binding. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. The dust jacket is faded at the spine and price clipped. Binding tight. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xv, 591, 8. 104079 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
103 A New Gospel
Dodd, C. H. The Manchester University Press Manchester 1936 Card Covers Very Good 4to - 10.25" Tall 
Reprinted from 'The Bulletin of the John Rylands Library', Vol. 20, No. 1, January 1936. Covers are a little browned and are rubbed to extremeties. Free from names or inscriptions internally, although there are a few odd spots of foxing. Some pages uncut. 39pp. 032816 
Price: 4.95 GBP

 
118 The Wooden Doctor
Evans, Margiad [ Peggy Eileen Whistler (17 March 1909 - 17 March 1958)] Basil Blackwell Oxford 1933 First Edition Hardcover Poor No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. A poor condition first edition copy. Red cloth. Marks to the boards, a forwards lean to the spine, cloth frayed at the head of the spine, cloth of the rear spine joint is very thin, with a short snagged tear. Spine discoloured. Front endpaper removed, front inner hinge cracked, exposing webbing. Remnants of what was probably a label or bookplate on the front pastedown. May be an ex-lending-library copy. Pages are age-toned and have light foxing throughout. A readable copy of this scarce first edition. May be suitable for repair or re-binding. pp. xviii, 220. 307793 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
104 South Wind
Douglas, Norman Martin Secker London 1930 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. Reprint. Original green boards. Adelphi Library series. Small pocket-sized hardback. Previous owner's name and address written on the front endpaper. A little very light foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. Light bumps to corners and spine ends. The binding is firm and pages clean. pp. 464 + publisher's catalogue. 307031 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
119 The Eversley Secrets
Everett-Green, Evelyn Blackie and Son Ltd [c. 1925] 1925 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. Decorative blue cloth. Publication date not stated but is c. 1925 (this edition). The binding is firm. The boards are bright and clean; very light surface rubs only. Lightly bruised and rubbed at the spine and corners. A contemporary (dated 1929) gift inscription written on the front endpaper. Pages are generally age-toned, not heavily browned, and have some minor foxing. Blackie's Books for Boys and Girls Crown Library series. pp. 224, + 2 page publisher's list at the back. 308424 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
105 Antarctic Bibliography, Volume 1 1965
Doumani, George A. (editor) US Government Printing Office | Prepared at the Library of Congress Washington 1965 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Ex-library copy, with all the usual stamps and markings. Bound in grey cloth. pp. vii, 506. Binding firm and excepting library marks, pages are clean. 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. 022869 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
120 The Victoria History of the County of Lancaster, Volume VII
Farrer, William ; Brownbill, J. (edited by) Dawson Publishing for The University of London Institute of Historical Research 1992 071291059x / 9780712910590 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Reprint of a volume which was first published in 1912 by Archibald Constable and Company. This is an EX-LIBRARY copy but is in clean condition. Publisher's original red cloth binding. No dust jacket. Some light rubs to the spine ends and corners. A couple of light scratches to the top edge of the rear board. Library labels on the front endpaper, a classification mark written on the half-title page and another classification number stamped on the copyright page. Small location stamp on the reverse of the title page. No other marks. pp. xiii, 435. 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. 306478 
Price: 32.00 GBP

 
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