Phoenix The Fateful Journey Tragedy, Survival and Heroism. The true story of immegrant and American passengers traveling in 1847 aboard a doomed steamship.
Sanderling Press, 2006 (1st edition). 240pp with a few b/w illus. Inscribed by author on front free end paper. Boards, slightly bumped. Dust jacket slightly edge worn. 22x14cms. (Book ref. 2762) £15.00
Max Parrish, London, 1955 (1st edition). 188pp. With b/w illustrations by V. H. Drummond. Red boards with gilt lettering and decorative device on spine. Boards little bumped, spine ends and top edge little faded. Dust jacket edge worn, torn and creased (notably top edge), lacking small piece from top edge/spine (5x45mms). Dust jacket generally soiled and foxed, spine faded. Page edges very foxed. End papers foxed with strips of brown offsetting (very heavy on front end paper). Contents little browned but generally clean. 19x13cms. (Book ref. 2760) £260.00
Animals Our Kith and Kin (But Not Our Next of Kin).
James Fleming & Co., Callander, (c.1969). iv + 96pp. A few b/w illus. Inscribed by author on title page. Paperback.. Covers little scuffed and soiled. Corners bumped. 22x14cms. (Book ref. 2768) £8.00
The Little Wooden Horse.
Ginn and Company Ltd, London, 1967. 64pp, with colour illus. throughout. 'Time For Reading' series. Textured card covers, stapled. Covers little soiled, corners beginning to curl. Page edges little dusty and foxed but contents generally clean and tight. 20x14cms. (Book ref. 2754) £7.00
Songs Of Happy Childhood.
T. Sealey Clark, London, no date. 110pp. Illustrated by Charles Robinson. Red cloth boards, scuffed, rubbed and very damp stained. All edges gilt. Inner hinges cracked. Contents shaken, fingered and soiled. Large contemporary inscription on back of front free end paper. 19x14cms (Book ref. 2761) £25.00
The Box of Delights or When the Wolves were Running.
William Heinemann, London, 1935 (1st edition). viii + 418pp. Blue cloth boards, corners and spine ends little scuffed with some colour loss, spine little faded. Dust jacket soiled with several edge chips, spine very soiled and lacking 2/3cms from top - just affecting lettering. Front of dust jacket completely torn along spine fold. Decorated end papers. Inner hinge split, 1blank page working loose there is a name on this page. Contents little browned. A few pages marked. Corners of several pages bumped and crumpled. 20x14cms. (Book ref. 2755) £300.00
The Spiked Heel.
Constable, London, 1957 (1st published in England). 320pp. Boards little bumped. Edge worn dust jacket. 20x14cms. (Book ref. 2765) £10.00
To the Immortal Memory of Richard Jefferies.
Worthing Art Development Scheme/Sign of the Dolphin, Aylesbury, 1939. 8 pages. 'Issued upon the occasion of the unveiling of a Tablet of Indication and Remembrance upon the house in which he died Goring by Sea Sussex'. Inscribed by the author inside the front cover. Paper wraps, scuffed, soiled and marked. Corners creased and beginning to curl. Ends of spine torn (3cms). 24x15cms. (Book ref. 2757) £17.00
Warsop Parish Registers with notes and illustrations.
William Gouk, Mansfield, 1884. i + 103pp + front + plan + folding diagram. Lacks covers. Outer pages torn (does not affect the illustration), soiled and very foxed. Sporadic foxing to contents, page corners creased and bumped. 'Preserve this Book' written on the back of the illustration (now the first page). A well used copy. 18x12cms. (Book ref. 2740) £30.00
How to record graveyards.
Council for British Archaeology, 1979. viii + 40pp. with b/w illustrations. Stapled card covers, soiled and foxed. Contents clean and tight. 21x15cms. (Book ref. 2750) £10.00
Allen Jones Retrospective Of Paintings 1957-1978.
Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, 1979. 55 b/w and colour illustrations with text in English and German. This copy inscribed by Jones. Stiff card covers, little scuffed and rubbed. 30x21cms. (Book ref. 2737) £30.00
Allen Jones Figures.
Galerie Mikro, Edizioni O, Milan, 1969. Colour and b/w illustrations. Stiff card covers, little scuffed, rubbed, creased and soiled. Page edges little browned. Very small tear to last blank page. Slight fusty smell. 30x23cms. (Book ref. 2738) £50.00
The Sixth Annual Report of the Liverpool Marine Biology Committee, and their Biological Station At Port Erin, (Isle of Man).
T. Dobb & Co., Liverpool, 1893. 55pp + 6 full page plates. Title page inscribed: 'With the Author's Compls'. Boards with cloth spine. Covers soiled, scuffed and bumped with extensive paper loss to upper cover. Outer pages very browned. Staples rusty. 21x14cms. (Book ref. 2743) £20.00
Shirley Country (The Brontes in the Spen Valley)
Hub Publications, Bakewell, 1973. 78pp, with a few b/w illustrations by Stanley Chapman. Card covers, little soiled, scuffed and foxed. Corner little creased. 18x12cms. (Book ref. 2742) £10.00
Les Enfants De Bambi.
Les Albums Roses, 1952 28pp with colour illus. throughout. Illustrated paper covered boards. Little scuffed and rubbed, staples beginning to rust. Outer pages slightly soiled. 19x16cms. (Book ref. 2752) £8.00
Poetry Supplement ... for the Poetry Book Society.
Poetry Book Society Ltd, London, Christmas 1958. No page numbers. 12pp (inclusive wraps). Stapled. Foxed throughout. 20x12cms. (Book ref. 2749) £12.00
Bloodaxe Books, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1991 (1st edition). 160pp. Signed by author on title page. Paperback. Corners bumped. 21x14cms. (Book ref. 2767) £8.00
Slappy. A Bonnie Book.
Collins, no date (c.1949). 32pp with colour illus throughout. Illustrated boards, little scuffed and bumped. Inscription inside front cover. Outer pages little fingered and soiled. 21x17cms. (Book ref. 2769) £10.00
Corbitt The Story of Ted Corbitt, Long Distance Runner.
Tafnews Press, 1974 (1st edition). v + 154pp, with a few b/w illus. Paper covers, very scuffed, rubbed and creased. Inside front cover and title page stained (red). Last (blank) page with pencil scribbles. Contents fingered. A well used copy. 21x14cms. (Book ref. 2763) £20.00
Ron's First Round, Ted Makes A Splash, What About Fred & Can Red Ride? The Go Readers 1, 2, 3 & 4.
Blond Educational Ltd, London, 1964. 4 books, each 32pp with b/w illustrations by Hans Schwarz. Laminated pictorial boards, little scuffed. Book 1 has a white cover which is now very browned. Library stamp on title page of each book, otherwise contents clean and tight. 12x18cms. (Book ref. 2756) £40.00