Fire in the Barley
Constable, 1977 Publishers Proof Copy. Book Condition: Very Good Plus Book. Dust Jacket Condition: Good Jacket. Packed weight 260g Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 300 grams. Category: Fiction Classic & Modern ; ISBN: 0094618100. ISBN/EAN: 9780094618107. Inventory No: 0013812. (Book ref. 0013812) £4.00
CEREAL VARIETIES IN GREAT BRITAIN
(Crosby Lockwood 1951) 4to 202pp bw photos (Book ref. 2844) £10.00
New English Dramatists: 1: 'Each His Own Wilderness', 'The Hamlet of Stepney Green', 'Chicken Soup with Barley'
Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1960. Softcover. Comprises the three plays: 'Each His Own Wilderness' by Lessing; 'The Hamlet of Stepney Green' by Kops; & 'Chicken Soup with Barley' by Wesker. 238 pp. Slight age-browning to some page edges. Generally VG (Book ref. 0420) £4.50
Stories for You
London: Dean & Son, 1966. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Very good glazed picture boards (hard cover). 184 pages, black and white illustrations throughout no illustrators name given. 21 Enid Blyton stories including a noise in the night, the quarrel in the playroom, you're a bully, the old red stocking, Mr. Squiggle and the bit of barley-sugar. No previous ownership marks, all pages clean, boards lightly bumped on spine ends and corners. (Book ref. 11356) £5.00
Easy beer making. Real ale in 21 days.
London: Hamlyn, 1984. 1st. VG col illus laminated h/b. No d/w. 17.5cms x 24.5cms, 60pp. Red line illus eps, red illus & decoration to text. Intro, 11 chaps, index. "It now takes only minutes rather than hours to start a brew." Clean, unmarked text. Weight 381g. 060030552X. (Book ref. 1270) £5.00
The world guide to beer.
London: New Burlington, 1982. VG brown cloth h/b with gilt lettering to spine; VG green d/w with gold/black lettering, not p/c or chipped, reverse spine reinforced with brown tape. 23cms x 30cms, 255pp. B/w illus eps; b/w frontis; col & b/w illus throughout. Sl marked page edges; clean & unmarked within. Weight 1332g. 090628614X. (Book ref. 2948) £8.00
New English dramatists: 1 'Each his own wilderness' by Doris Lessing; 'The hamlet of Stepney Green' by Bernard Kops & 'Chicken soup with barley' by Arnold Wesker.
Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1960. Reprint. Good + p/b. No d/w. 11cms x 18cms, 238pp. Sunned page edges, unmarked text. Inscription ffep. Weight 135g. (Book ref. 882) £4.00
The World's Commercial Products
1st Edition, Pitman, London, 1907 12 colour plates; 418 black & white illustrations; "A Descriptive Account of the Economic Plants of the World and of their Commercial Uses"; Leather-Bound Hardback: half brown calf decorated in gilt on red boards, spine panelled with raised bands, black leather lettering-piece, all edges and end-papers marbled, 4to; Light cover wear, spine slightly rubbed, top board a little bowed, string mark to lower board, still a near fine copy of a handsome book handsomely bound. (Book ref. 6206) £30.00
TO BE SOLD by Auction, for Ready Money, At Abberwick Mill... by W. Amory, Auctioneer, All the Stock upon the Farm there, occupied by Mr. Thomas Purvis: Consisting of 2 Milch Cows, 1 Yearling Quey... several Bolls of Oats and Barley in Granary, a Bolting Mill and Cloths... 2 Boats and Oars... 1 Acre of Turnips...
Feb. 17th, 1834. Handbill, with some lines printed in very large type-faces, 9 lines listing machinery, crops etc. Some creasing. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include NORTHUMBERLAND [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK29-1489) £30.00
London ; Whitbread and Co. Ltd 1951. Incorporating the Brewer's A rt. Describes the growth of the Chiswell Street premises and the colourful personalities connected with two centuries of progress.Whitbreads was established in 1942.B/w and colour illustrations. 92pp inc index.19cm x 12cm Text and boards VG [last page small closed tear] Cover sl torn at top and marked. (Book ref. 1361) £6.00
ACCOUNTS relating to GRAIN WAREHOUSES; as to the PRICES of GRAIN, 1821-1828.
London: House of Commons, 1823. 5pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound British Parliamentary Paper. HC 268. Dated 18 April 1823. A clean copy. Parliamentary Papers of this period are rare. It was not until 1836 that provision was made for their sale to the public. (Book ref. 158089) £7.00
"Two Ears of Barley, chronicle of an english village"
1969 "Published by The Priory Press, Royston, 1969, 1st edition. Paperback. Illustrated card covers. 8.5ins x 5.5ins, 103pp plus frontis and 16pp sepia plates. Signature of local Hertfordshire historian W.Branch Johnson to top of front cover. Front cover creased, G." (Book ref. 39489) £4.00
AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS of IRELAND, with detailed REPORT for the Year 1912.
London: HMSO, 1913. xxxv pp + 147pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound. British Parliamentary Paper. Cd.-6987. A clean copy. (Book ref. 157777) £12.00
AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS, IRELAND, 1912. RETURN of PRICES of CROPS, LIVE STOCK and other AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS.
London: HMSO, 1913. 96pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Illustrated Diagrams. Disbound. British Parliamentary Paper. C.-6848. A clean copy. (Book ref. 157776) £10.00
Eleusinia & Beneath the Barley
West Warwick, RI: Necronomicon Press, 1988. First Thus. Pamphlet. New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0940884003 Scarce reissue of two of Machen's rarest early works. (Book ref. 037706) £15.00
The Wind that Shakes the Barley.
London: Collins, 1946 8vo Cloth D.w. 1st Edn. 384 pp. Dw. dusty and sl. frayed; inscrip. f.e.p; browning. (Book ref. 27303) £9.00
Extracts and How to Increase Them: Containing a Detailed Study of the Theory and Practice of Milling, Mashing, and Sparging
41, Mount Street, Wrexham: Published by the Author, 1910. Revised Edition. Cloth. Good/no d/w. Hardback, 125mm x 185mm tall (5" x 7.25" approx.). 58pp, with a Table and 2 text figures. Some external rubs and marks, but otherwise good. Original red cloth-covered boards/gilt title. Not in COPAC. Scarce. (Book ref. 003833) £45.00
Oats And Beans And Barley, More Poems by Pupils of Launceston Voluntary Primary School Cornwall, Introduced by Charles Causley.
Gillingham: Arc, 1971.. First Edition. 8vo. 65pp. Printed wrappers. Near fine. (Book ref. 62) £12.50
An ACCOUNT of the Quantity of IRISH CORN IMPORTED into GREAT BRITAIN, in each Year from 5th January 1821 to 5th January 1823, distinguishing the several sorts of GRAIN.
London: House of Commons, 1823. 2pp. Folio.. British Parliamentary Paper. HC 39. Corn. Parliamentary Papers of this period are rare. It was not until 1836 that provision was made for their sale to the public. A very clean copy. (Book ref. 157183) £6.00
James Longueville 6th - 27th March 2009. // Roy Barley 6th - 27th March 2009.
London: Oakham Contemporary, 2009. Illustrated by Longueville, James; Barley, Roy. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo Catalogue square 8vo, tete-beche soft cover, Fine. pp un-numbered; fully illustrated in colour. Price list laid in. Published to accompany the exhibition held between the 6th and 27th March, 2009. (Book ref. 14412) £10.00