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Oxford Uk: Oxford University Press, 1987. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 9 ½ x 6 Inches 0195888685 Inscribed By Author Hardcover Very informative book on the Rubber industry anrd the Rubber trade from its beginnings. 380 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. Commisioned by the Singapore International Chamber of commerce Rubber Association and has their Gold compliments sticker on the title page. INSCRIBED by AUSTIN COATES on title page For John Carr with my thanks and good wishes Austin Coates 10.12.87. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped,slight fade to spine, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007040)
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London: Quiller Press, 2000. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 11 ½ x 8¼ Inches 1899163549 Inscribed By Author Hardcover Very informative book on the firm of gunmakers Greener, written by Graham Greener fifth generation in the firm INSCRIBED by him on front endpaper To Kevin Apps with best wishes from Graham Greener. 231 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour,B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. HEAVY BOOK 1.5 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007038)
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Madrid: Artegraf, 1996. First Edition. Illustrated Card Covers. Very Good/No Jacket. 9 ½ x 6¾ Inches 8477902518 Card Cover Very informative book on ports and trade in history, TEXT in ENGLISH and SPANISH., 459 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated card covers are clean just very slight fade to spine, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007037)
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Amsterdam: Neha, 1993. First Edition. Card Covers. Very Good/No Jacket. 9 ½ x 6¼ Inches 9071617661 Card Cover Very informative book on the Dutch economy and undustry in the 1400s to 1700s, a series of nine studies by different writers. 280 pages in very bright clean condition just very light very occasional pencil marks in the margins,Light mark to front card cover, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007036)
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Oxford Uk: Thomas Shrimpton and Son, 1878. Second Edition Revised Enlarged. Embossed Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 7 ½ x 5 Inches Hardcover Very informative book on the city of Oxford, its buildings, people, places and history, second revised and enlarged edition. 296 pages plus 18 pages of adverts in overall clean condition just light occasional foxing and a small light brown patch to firsty couple of pages where a newspaper cutting has lain, bookplate of Samuel Garcia Asher on inside frint board, Many B/w full page b/w illustrations and fold out map at rear, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are lightly rubbed on edges with embossed landscape view of buildings on front and rear boards. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007034)
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South Africa: Nyasaland Advisory Committee on Publicity, 1936. First Edition. Illustrated Card Covers. Very Good/No Jacket. 8 ¼ x 5½ Inches Card Cover Very informative book on Nyasaland, 84 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text on all manner of things for the traveller at time of publication, NO dustwrapper, outer card covers are very lightly marked with some small creases to rear. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007032)
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Ottawa, ON, Canada: Dominion Bureau of Statistics Canada, 1937. First Edition. Illustrated Card Covers. Very Good/No Jacket. 8 ½ x 5½ Inches Card Cover Very informative book on Canada at time of printing, 191 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text on all aspects of Canadian life, agriculture, business, constuction and social conditions. NO dustwrapper, outer card covers are clean, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007031)
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Turin: Fiat Press Department, 1966. First Edition. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 11 x 8½ Inches Hardcover Very informative book on the history of Fiat cars, 138 pages in very bright clean condition, text in English. Many colour and B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, a few light indentation marks, not price clipped, comes in original thin card slipcase which has some light marking. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007028)
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London: George Allen and Unwin, 1903. First Edition. Gold Decorated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 9 ½ x 6 Inches Hardcover Very informative books, two volumes giving the history of the Hawtrey family, 508 pages in volume 1 and 405 pagres in volume 2 all in overall clean condition just some foxing to first and last few pages of each volume and occassionally inside on other pages. Thirteen B/w illustrations and fold out pedigree chart, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrappers, outer boards are lightly rubbed on edges with some slight darkening around edges and slight fade to top front of volume 1. HEAVY BOOKS 2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.Overall a nice example of these books SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007027)
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Dorset: The Blackmore Press, 1983. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 11 ¾ x 8 ¾ Inches 0950897809 Signed by Author Hardcover Very informative book on Claygate village in Surrey, 148 pages in very bright clean condition just very light foxing to outside edges of pages not inside, Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, SIGNED by Malcolm Peebles on front endpaper. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are very bright and clean, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007025)
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Southern Rhodesia: Southern Rhodesia Department of Agriculture and Lands, 1935. Sixth Edition. Illustrated Card Covers. Very Good/No Jacket. 8 ½ x 5 ½ Inches Card Covers Very informative book on Southern Rhodesia at the time of publication,101 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs, maps, including 4 large fold out colour maps and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper, outer card covers lightly browned on edges but still clean and attractive, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007021)
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London: Cassell Petter Abd Galpin, 1874. Second Edition. Decorated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 9 ½ x 6½ Inches Hardcover Very informative book on the history of Morley in the West Riding of Yorkshire, 172 pages plus 4 pages of adverts in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first few pages and very occassional smll spots elsewhere, thin strip cut away from top of title page does not affect text, probably had an inscription. two illustrations and frontispiece portrait of the author plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little worn on edges. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007016)
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London: Oxford University Press, 1932. First Edition, First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 9 x 6 Inches Hardcover Very informative book on this area, 222 pages in very bright clean condition. Many B/w photographs, plans and illustrations, large fold out map in pocket on inside back board, all present as listed plus very informative text at end of book in the gutter there is a strip perfoted at edges where it looks as if something has been removed, there is no reference to this in index possibly adverts of some kind?. Dustwrapper is a little browned on edges and spine , not price clipped, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007012)
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South Africa: Covos Day Books, 2000. Reprint. Paper Covered Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 9 x 6¼ Inches 0620237562 Hardcover Written by the founder of the Selous Scouts, this book recounts their exploits in South Africa against the Guerrilla warfare, in the seven years they were together they accounted for over 68% of guerrilla casualties during that time. 593 pages plus 6 pages of adverts with many photographs, maps and other illustrations, all present as listed.HEAVY BOOK 1.2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Book and dustwrapper are very bight and clean a really nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 004028)
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London: The University of London Institute of Historical Research, 1979. First Edition. Gold Decorated Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 12 ¼ x 8 ¾ Inches 0197227333 Hardcover Very informative book on the history of the County of Stafford, volume 6 in the Victoria History of the Counties of England series. 294 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is also bright and clean just a few light marks and light wear to edges, tiny loss to rear bottom edge, not price clipped. HEAVY BOOK 2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007010)
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London: Richard Bentley and Son, 1894. First Edition First Printing. Gold Embossed Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 7 ¾ x 5 ¼ Inches Hardcover First edition of this book written anonymously by Gertrude Bell , 294 pages in bright clean condition just very light browning as usual due to paper used this is very slight and pages are sound not brittle. Decorated endpapers with light foxing to rear front and back, no other foxing. Outer boards have gold lettering on spine and persian title on front, lettering is a little dulled on spine, a few small marks on spine and board, slight wear to corners and top and bottom of spine, slight slant to spine. Overall a pleasing copy of a scarce title SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007008)
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London: Cassell and Company Limited, 1970. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 11 ¼ x 8¾ Inches 0304934356 Hardcover Very informative book and detailed on the history of pistols and handguns around the World. 577 pages including index in very bright clean condition. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean with light rubbing to edgesand very small patches where laminate is lifting, price clipped. Outer orange boards are very bright with just a couple of small very light marks. HEAVY BOOK 3.1 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.A nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006994)
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London: The Folio Press, 1997. First Edition First Printing. Cloth Covered Boards. Near Fine/No Jacket. 11 ¼ x 7¼ Inches 0712345175 Hardcover Very informative book on the publications of the Folio Society for this period, 331 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w illustrations of the books and contents, all present plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper as issued comes in very bright clean illustrated slipcase with just light rubbing to bottom where it has been on and off a book shelf. HEAVY BOOK 1.7 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.A very nice bright example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006991)
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London: George Weidenfeld and Nicolson Ltd, 1951. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 8 ½ x 5 ½ Inches Hardcover First edition of this book on Stalin and the war, 214 pages in bright clean condition just some foxing to outer edges of pages. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are very slightly faded on spine and small mark on rear, there are the remnants of the wrapper most of the rear and spine but only a little f the front, it is here for historical reasons only not really classed as a wrapper.. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006990)
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Hampshire UK: Hampshire Archaeological Society, 1902. First Edition First Printing. Half Vellum Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 10 x 7 ½ Inches Hardcover Very informative book on the settlement of refugees at Southampton with notes on the papermaking industry as practised by them.30 pages in very bright clean condition just some browning to endpapers, Many B/w full page illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are very attractive with green cloth, gold lettering and vellum spine and corners,a very nice bright clean example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006984)