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Petrie, Ferdinand.: " Drawing Landscapes in Pencil."
New York, Watson-Guptill, 1979. 144 pages including index. B./w. illustrations or photographs on nearly every page. 11.25cm. x 8.25cm. Linen cloth cover, title rubbed & faint on spine, (or badly printed ?) o./w. very good. No d./w. ISBN 0823026450 (Book ref. 652) £7.00
Stephenson, Ralph and Debrix, J.R.: THE CINEMA AS ART.
London. Panguin Books, 1965. A Pelican paperback. 272 pages. 54 b./w. photographs. Near fine, no inscription. Card cover slightly rubbed on edges, and front & back top corners are faintly creased. (Book ref. 6619) £5.00
Reece, Eileen.: FRENCH COOKING.
London. Park Lane Press / M. & S.. 1978.. Recipes from all the regions of France. Stocks, sauces, soups, hors d'oeuvre, entrees, pates, souffles, omelettrs, fish, shellfish, meat, poultry. game, vegetables, plus desserts, cakes, biscuits etc. Recipes illustrated with colour photographs. 224 pages. Near fine, no inscription or marks. Cover near fine, but bottom of spine slightly rubbed. D./w. near fine but slightly worn on corners. 28.5cm. x 21.5cm. (Book ref. 6616) £6.00
Baxter, R. K. Neilson, Maxwell, Roger; Wollenburg, H.H. (Editors): THE PENGUIN FILM REVIEW.
London. Penguin Books, 1947. Contributions from a number of film critics. Articles on the American Scene, the French Cinema, Moscow Script Studio, and the Scandinavian Film. 94 pages. 55 b./w. photographs. Paperback. Contents near fine, no inscription or marks. Cover is slightly dusty & paper is wartime standard, o./w. very good. Priced on front 1 shilling. 20cm. x 13cm. (Book ref. 6618) £4.00
Sinclair, Shirley.: "THE STORY OF MELSETTER."
Salisbury, Rhodesia. M.O. Collins (PVT.) LTD., 1972. Second impression, first published 1971."The story of Melsetter from its start until the present day ... a pioneer settlement on the Eastern Border of Rhodesia ... now a flourishing agricultural community. 197 pages including index. Illustrated with black & white photographs, most of them are old ones showing Melsetter in the past, the first settlers & their farmsteads. Drawings by Pamela Latham & Patricia Van de Ruit. Bibliography. End pages are maps of the Melsetter area. Contents near fine, no inscription or marks. Dark green cloth cover near fine. D./w. has small tears on edges, o./w. near fine. 24.25cm x 16.25cm. (Book ref. 6615) £45.00
Chapman, Pat.: CURRY CLUB CHINESE RESTAURANT COOKBOOK.
London. Piatkus Books, 1992. Paperback. Reprint. "Over 150 Chinese meals to make at home." 8 full page colour photographs & some line drawings. Contents near fine, no inscription or marks. Near fine cover, priced on back 8.99. 23.5cm. x 15.5cm. ISBN 0749911026. (Book ref. 6614) £5.00
Bowen, Carol.: COMPLETE MICROWAVE COOKERY.
London. Octopus Books, 1986 Reprint, first published 1985. Over 500 recipes & information charts, with colour photographs & b./w. drawings. 256 pages. 29.5cm. x 22cm. Near fine, no inscription or marks. Near fine d./w., priced 9.95. ISBN 0706425529. (Book ref. 6613) £5.00
Fletcher-Watson, James.: SUBJECT & PLACE FOR WATERCOLOUR LANDSCAPES.
London. B.T. Batsford, 1985. Painting in Norfolk, in the Lake District, in the Cotswolds, in France, in Scotland, in Venice, in Wiltshire, in London, and also painting in other places. 144 pages. 16 colour paintings on 8 pages, & 160 in black & water. Near fine, no inscription or marks. Near fine d./w. priced 10.95. 23.5cm. x 19.5cm. ISBN 0713437480 (Book ref. 6612) £8.00
Cornford, F.M.: THE REPUBLIC OF PLATO.
Oxford. At The Clarendon Press, 1944. Reprint. "Translated with introduction and notes by Francis Mc Donald Cornford. 356 pages Near fine, no inscription, in very good navy cover. Near fine d./w. but edges slightly nicked & frayed. 19cm. x 13cm. (Book ref. 6608) £6.00
Clegg, John: POND LIFE.
London. Bloomsbury / Penguin Books, 1992, Reprint, 4th edition. First published 1956 by Warne as an Observer Guide. 189 pages including bibliography & index. Illustrated with over 450 photographs & drawings. 16cm. x 10cm. Contents near fine, no inscription or marks. Laminated cover near fine. ISBN 185471063X (Book ref. 6611) £4.00
Casserley, H.C.: BRITISH STEAM LOCOMOTIVES.( Observer Guide).
London. Bloomsbury / Penguin Books, 1992. Reprint, with revisions, one of the "Observer" series first published 1974 by Warne. 190 pages. Over 140 photographs & prints of locomotives. Near fine, no inscription or marks. Near fine laminated cover. 16.5cm. x 10cm. ISBN 1854710133. (Book ref. 6609) £4.00
Boston, L.M.: THE CHILDREN OF GREEN KNOWE.
London. Faber & Faber, 1970. Seventh impression. 157 pages, illustrations by Peter Boston. Contents are near fine, but green cover has faint spot marks on edges where damp or moisture has resulted in loss of colour. D./w. is price clipped, and slightly rubbed on corners, o./w. near fine. 20.5cm. x 13.5cm. ISBN 0571064604 (Book ref. 6610) £6.00
Various authors.: TRANSACTIONS OF THE HISTORIC SOCIETY OF LANCASHIRE & CHESHIRE.Vol. 93.
Liverpool. Historic Society of Lancashire & Cheshire, 1942. Volume 93, for the year 1941. 151 pages. 3 b./w. illustrations. 22cm. x 14.5cm. Very good condition but ends of spine & corners slightly worn. No d./w. (Book ref. 6605) £14.00
Various Authors.: TRANSACTIONS OF THE HISTORIC SOCIETY OF LANCASHIRE & CHESHIRE. Vol. 115.
Liverpool. Historic Society of Lancashire & Cheshire, 1964. Volume 115, for the year 1964. 198 pages. 16 b./w. photographs, and 16 illustrations, diagrams & charts. Near fine, no inscription, but previous owner taped plastic on it to protect cover. The tape has left faint marks on front & back end pages. No d./w. 21cm. x 14cm. (Book ref. 6607) £14.00
Various Authors: TRANSACTIONS OF THE HISTORIC SOCIETY OF LANCASHIRE & CHESHIRE. Vol. 102.
Liverpool. Historic Society of Lancashire & Cheshire, 1951. Volume 102, for the year 1950. 212 pages. 18 illustrations and 34 b./w. photographs. Contents near fine, no inscription. Near fine red cover but back bottom edge is slightly marked, with loss of colour. No d./w. 22cm. x 14cm. (Book ref. 6606) £14.00
Huxley, Aldous.: " VERSES AND A COMEDY." Collected Works edition
London. Chatto & Windus, 1946. "Early poems, Leda, The Cicadas, The World of Light." 246 pages. 19cm. x 12cm. Near fine, no inscription, but endpapers faintly, slightly foxed. Very attractive pale green cover with gilt lettering and pattern on spine. Corners of d./w. slightly worn, o./w. near fine. (Book ref. 6604) £8.00
Gallico, Paul.: "LOVE OF SEVEN DOLLS."
London. Michael Joseph, 1954. First edition. 103 pages. Illustrated with drawings by David Knight. 19cm. x 13cm. Near fine, no inscription. Board cover illustrated with same design as d./w., and a plain spine. Near fine d./w. but corners slightly worn, small tear front top edge, and slightly dusty along the inside of the top edge. (Book ref. 6603) £7.00
Various authors.: TRANSACTIONS OF THE HISTORIC SOCIETY OF LANCASHIRE & CHESHIRE.
Liverpool. Historic Society of Lancashire & Cheshire, 1982. Volume131, for the year 1981. With articles on Frodsham, on Nantwich (an11th century salt town), on St. Helen's glassmakers, and on Liverpool Docks battalion, among others. 181 pages. 9 figures. 22.25cm. x 14cm. Near fine, no inscription or marks. Red cloth cover with gilt lettering & design on front, o./w. near fine. (Book ref. 6601) £12.00
Hacking, Nicholas; Tinsley, Francis; Turner, Silvie; & Fitzsimmonds, Bernard.: PRACTICAL PRINTMAKING.
Newton Abbot. David & Charles, 1983. Introduction by Robin Bagilhole. Divided into 5 sections, 1)' Lithography' by Hacking.2) ' Etching & Engraving' by Tinsley. 3) 'Relief Printing' by Turner. 4) 'Screen Printing' also by Turner. 5) 'Process Photography' by Fitzsimmonds. 125 pages including list of suppliers, bibliography & index. Contents clean, no inscription or marks. Near fine d./w., priced on flap 7.95. 28.5cm. x 22.5cm. ISBN 0715384945. (Book ref. 6600) £8.00
Gallico, Paul.: " SNOWFLAKE."
London. Michael Joseph, 1952. First edition. Illustrated with decorations by David Knight. 64 pages. Inscription on f.f.e.p., otherwise contents near fine. D./w. near fine but edges slightly soiled or dusty. 19cm. x 13cm. (Book ref. 6602) £7.00