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Pauling, George. The Chronicles of a Contractor; being the autobiography of the late George Pauling. (With added illustrations, maps and appendices). Rhodesiana Reprint Library, Volume 4.
Bulawayo. Books of Rhodesia. Facsimile reproduction ot the first edition, and with additions. 1969, (1926). Hardback. 8vo. Pp.,8,x,264. 40 plates, including facsimile maps and letters, plus a folding coloured map. Publishers red cloth gilt. Shadow browning to end papers, and light age tan to edges of text block. All pages clean, fresh and unmarked. Tight binding and sound covers, with no rub. Small ownership inscription. Book in VG condition. Without the D.w. - .##. - Pauling was builder of a major part of the railway networks of Rhodesia and Southern Africa, including more than 1,500 miles of the Rhode's "Cape to Cairo" railway. His company also built bridges, harbours, dams, and other public works, and expanded into other areas of the world, as Middle East, Greece, Borneo, South America, China and India. - .##. - We specialise in History of Engineering and Technology, and Travel.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9049) £22.00
Trestman, A.G. (Translated from Russian by Y. Prushansky). NEW ASPECTS OF RIVER RUNOFF CALCULATIONS.
Jerusalem. Israel Program for Scientific Translation. 2nd impression. 1968, (1964). Hardback. 8vo. Pp.,ix,163. Diagrams and tables. Publishers green cloth, gilt. Ex academic library, with one small stamp, label on paste-down, and small Sellotape marks on spine. Clean and unmarked throughout. Tight binding and sound covers. Book in VG condition. We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9048) £30.00
Trivick, Henry. Autolithography. The Technique.
London. Faber and Faber. First, (1st), edition. 1960. Hardback. Square 8vo. Ex library, with stamps, Sellotape marks, etc. 122 Pages. Photo and other illustrations. Pages all clean and unmarked. Tight binding. Clean and solid book - Good, (VG if not been ex lib). Laminated D.w. with some shelf rub, Fair to Good. . . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9047) £7.65
Drewitt, F. Dawtrey. The Note-Book of Edward Jenner in the Possession of the Royal College of Physicians of London. With an Introduction on Jenner's Work as a Naturalist.
Oxford University. London, Humphrey Milford. First, (1st), edition. 1931. Hardback. Square 8vo. Pp.,vii,49,(i). Portrait frontis, (photogravure), with tissue guard. Publishers quarter cloth; blue cloth spine on grey paper covered boards. Gilt titles on spine. Pages all clean and fresh. Tight binding. Slight shelf rub at tips and spine ends. Spine slightly faded. Small bookplate, on front paste-down, "Printers Library". VG condition. Not a common book. . - .##. - Jenner's observations of vaious natural history phenomena;- habits of the cuckoo, distemper in dogs, presence of Hydatidsin bodies of various animals, Hydatids as involved in the formation pf Tubercles. The book includes a chapter on Jenner's work as a naturalist.. - .##. - We specialise in History of Science.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9046) £30.00
Rippy, J. Fred. Latin America and the Industrial Age. ( ISBN 0837152321 ).
Westport, Con. Greenwood Press. 2nd edition, and 1st thus. With new material and a chapter added. 1971, (1947). Hardback. 8vo. Pp.,x,291. Maps and tables, etc. Publishers turquoise cloth, gilt. NEW. Book in extra FINE condition. No D.w. issued with this edition. We specialise in Scholarly Books and in History of Industry and Technology.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9045) £20.00
Spooner, Frank C. Risks At Sea. Amsterdam Insurance and Maritime Europe, 1766-1780. ISBN 052125275X ).
Cambridge University Press. First, (1st), edition. 1983. Hardback. 8vo.Pp.,xi,306. Frontis, 7 plates, charts, graphs. Publishers cloth, gilt. A New book from stock. Book in Mint condition. D.w. is near Fine, with minimal ruffle to edges from shelf. We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9044) £14.50
Beals, Carleton. Brimstone and Chili. A Book of Personal Experiences in the Southwest and in Mexico.
New York. Alfred A. Knopf. First, (1st), edition. 1927. Hardback.Tall 8vo. Pp.,(xi),333,(i).Photo frontis and photo plates. Pulishers red cloth boards with buff/yellow cloth spine. Pages all clean and fresh. Ownership insciptions on front paste-down with small ownershio stamps. Sound binding. One small corner bump. Slight spotting to spine, with rub and small nicks at bottom of spine. Book in VG condition. We specialise in Travel, Atlases, Maps and Cartography. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9043) £24.00
Beijer, G. Rural Migrants in Urban Setting. An analysis of the literature on the problem consequent on the internal migration from rural to urban areas in 12 European countries (1945-1961).
Martinus Nijhoff. The Hague, Netherlands. 1963. Hardback. Tall 8vo. Pp.,xiv,327. Publishers red cloth, gilt. Very slight edge dusting and ownership insvription. Book in VG++ condition. D.w. with darkened spine and slight edge rub;- VG. We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9042) £15.00
Fleming, Sir Ambrose. The Intersecting Spheres of Religion and Science.
London. Christian Press. No date, (1938). Hardback. Small 8vo. 66 pages. Pulishers red cloth with titles in black, spine and front cover. Light shadow browning to end papers. All pages clean and fresh. A few spots to edges of text block. Tight binding and sound covers. Fade to spine and patches on covers;- thus condition not quite VG. We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9041) £8.00
Bentwich, Norman. The Religious Foundations of Internationalism. A Study of Internation Relations Through the Ages.
London. George Allen and Unwin. First, (1st), edition. 1933. Hardback. 8vo. 288 pages. Publishers green cloth, gilt. Top edge green. Light shadow browning to end papers. A few very light spots to 2 or 3 leaves at each end of book, else all pages are clean and fresh. Sound and tight binding. A vg book indeed. Clipped D.w. has a darkened spine and flap folds, and is in VG condition. We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9040) £16.00
Lotze, Hermann. Edited by F C Conybeare. Outlines of a Philosophy of Religion.
London. George Allen and Unwin. 3rd reprint of book originally published by Swan Sonnenschein in 1892. 1916, (1892). Hardback. Small 8vo. Pp.,xx,176. Publishers green cloth on thin boards. Titles and rules on spine and cover, in black. Browning to end papers. All pages clean and unmarked; no spotting. Edges are age tanned. Tight binding. Covers with minor corner bumps and shelf rub. Some small spots - ares of fade. Corner cut from front free end paper. Condition is Good to VG. ( NB.;- this is the ORIGINAL BOOK, and is NOT a "new format", "printed as ordered", or similar item ). We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9039) £12.00
Pupin, Michael. The New Reformation. From Physical to Spiritual Realities.
New York. Charles Scribner's Sons. Reprint. 1929, (1927). Hardback. 8vo. Pp.,xvii,273. Portrait frontis and 7 plates. Publishers blue cloth, gilt. Fore edge uncut. Publishers blue cloth, gilt letters to spine and cover. Light spotting to top edge. Clean and unmarked throughout. Tight binding, and no rub or blemishs. Book in VG condition indeed. No D.w. ( NB.;- this is the ORIGINAL BOOK, and is NOT a "new format", "printed as ordered", or similar item ). We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9038) £20.00
Dupré, Louis. The Other Dimension. A Search for the Meaning of Religious Attitudes.
New York. Doubleday. First, (1st), edition. 1972. Hardback. 8vo. 565 pages. Publishers black cloth, gilt. Brown end papers. There are about 16 pages with easily removable soft pencil markings; these pages are listed, in biro, on rear blank end paper. Apart from this, all pages are clean and unmarked, and free of any foxing. Light age tanning to edges of text block. Tight binding. Book in VG condition indeed. Unclipped D.w. with some edge scuff, repair to tears at edge and fold; about Good. ( NB.;- this is the ORIGINAL BOOK, and is NOT a "new format", "printed as ordered", or similar item ). We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9037) £22.00
Wheatley, Dennis. Red Eagle. The Story of the Russian Revolution and of Klementy Efremovitch Voroshilov Marshal and Commisar for Defence of the USSR.
London. Hutchinson. First, (1st), edition. 1937. Hardback. 8vo. 390 pages plus 26 pages publishers lists, etc. Froniis in colour, photo illustrations, maps. Maps on end papers. Publishers grey cloth, letters in red on spine, and red eagle device on front cover. Clean and unmarked throughout. Age tan to edges. Tight binding. Spine darkened and titles a touch faded. Book in Goo, near VG state. No D.w. We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9036) £12.50
Herman, E. The Meaning and Value of Mysticism. ( ISBN 0836958918 ).
Freeport, New York. Books for Libraries Press. Third edition. (reprint of 1922 issue). 1971. Hardback. 8vo. Pp.,xvi,398. Publishers light brown cloth with titles in dark brown. Taken into stock New, and not pre-owned. In FINE, near mint, condition still. We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9035) £15.00
Stoughton, John, D.D. An introduction to Historical Theology: being a sketch of Doctrinal Progress from the Apostolic Era to the Reformation.
London. Religious Tract Society. Presumed First, (1st), edition. Not dated, (1880 by B.L.). ( NB.;- this is the ORIGINAL BOOK, and is NOT a "new format", "printed as ordered", or similar item ). Hardback. 8vo. Pp.,viii,464. Publishers dark green cloth. With lettering and decoration, (two twin horizontal rules), on spine and cover; rules in blind on rear cover. Dark brown end papers. Spotting to end papers and to adjacent leaf at each end of book. A few light spots to some pages. Spotting to edges of text block. Tight binding and sound covers. Colour rub at tips and at spine ends. A solid, smart, book in VG condition. We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9034) £21.00
Oleson, Tryggvi J. Early Voyages and Northern Approaches 1000-1632.
Toronto. McLelland and Stewart. The Cadadian Centenary Series. Reprint. 1968, (1963). Hardbavk. 8vo. Pp.,xviii,211,(i). Plates, (maps and illustrations), and illustration and maps in text. Publishers blue cloth, with gilt titles and decoration on spine. From our shop, and not pre-owned. Tiny bumps at top corners, else book in Fine condition. The D.w. is with some slight shop soil, and small repair to foot of spine, with edge rub, but about VG still. We specialise in Travel, Atlases, Maps and Cartography. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9033) £18.00
Brown, David. Carrier Air Groups. H M S Eagle. ( ISBN 0850641039 ).
Windsor. Hylton Lacy. First, (1st), edition. 1972. Hardback. Landscape 8vo, 21.5x25 cms. 84 pages. Iluustrated with b/w photos, 3 colour plates. map, drawings. Publishers pictorial laminated paper boards. Clean and unmarked throughout. Solid binding. Minor shelf rub to edhes. Repir at top of spine - 1cm. Book in VG condition. We specialise in History of Transport. . . **.Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9032) £9.85
Cameron, Ian. Wings of the morning: The Story of the Fleet Air Arm in the Second World War.
London. Hodder and Stoughton. First, (1st), edition. 1962. Hardback. 8vo. 288 pages. Photo plates. Publishers blue cloth, gilt. A few very light spots on top edge, else clean and unmarked throughout. Minor rub to spine ends and tips. Very attractive bookplate of former owner on ffep. Book in VG condition indeed. Clipped D.w. is in VG condition - plastic cover, now removed, had been fixed along the inside edges, and dark mark of glue shows along these inside edges, and with one small repair. We specialise in History of Transport. . . **.Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9031) £20.00
Wheeler, Allen. Flying Between the Wars. ( ISBN 0854291377 ).
Henley. Foulis. First, (1st), edition. 1972. Hardback. Tall 8vo. Pp.,xii,199. 31 photo illustrations. Publishers blue cloth, gilt. The book is in FINE condition. The unclipped D.w. has some light rub at edges, and is VG. We specialise in History of Transport. . . **.Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 9030) £19.85