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[003199] . Catalogus van de meubelen 1952. Amsterdam: 1952. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good First edition. Lightly frayed wrappers. Neat ownership inscription. Nice and clean internally and externally. Catalogue of furniture of the Rijksmuseum. Illustrated. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £18.00

[003047] . Rural Life in New England. New York: Winchester, 1844. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Half-Leather. Very Good First edition. Original marbled boards in half leather. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Rural Life in New England - A Domestic Romance by the author of Lights and Shadows of Factory Life. Includes The Omnibus of Modern Romance: Six New Novels : THE GAME OF LIFE by Leitch Ritchie, author of The Magician * MARRYING FOR MONEY by Mrs Gore author of The Birthright * THE OMEN; A TALE OF REAL LIFE by John Galt * THE LOADED DICE by John Banim author of Tales of the O'Hara Family * MURDER WILL OUT by Mrs. Opie & BERTRAND DE LA CROIX; OR THE SEIGE OF RHODES by G P R James author of Arabella Stuart. Three raised bands on spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £245.00

[001982] . The Leisure Hour - A Book of Sports Games for Young and Old. London: Modern World Press, First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good / No Jacket. First edition. Circa 1930. No inscriptions. Prize label on ffep. Sunned spine. Complete with illustrations and plates. A book of sports games and hobbies for young and old. Contents include: Pigeon keeping * Motoring and Motor-Cycling * Water Sports * Cricket * Carpentry and Fretwork * Photography * Billiards * Card Games and much much more. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £24.00

[001975] . The Dark Side of the Moon. London: Faber and Faber, 1946. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good / Good++. First edition. Unclipped, slightly frayed dustwrapper. Sunned spine. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Preface by T S Eliot. A prefatory note by Madame Sikorski states that the author undertook this work with the approval of the late General Sikorski. A history of the relations between Poland and U. S. S. R. from 1939 to 1945. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £27.00

[000145] . Boswell's London Journal 1762 - 1763. London: Reprint Society, 1952. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good / No Jacket. As first published in 1950 from the original. Notes by Frederick A. Pottle. Map on inner boards. Has 2 appendices & index. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00

[002793] . His Majesty's Minesweepers. London: HMSO, 1943. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good First edition. No marks or inscriptions. Prepared for the admiralty by the Ministry of Information. Extensively illustrated. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £14.00

[002561] . MY DIARY Illustrated 1886. London: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co, 1886. First Edition. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Decorative Cloth. Very Good First edition. Cloth rubbed. Only 3 original entries in the diary. 5.5 x 4 inches. Neat gift inscription dated 1886. A Victorian diary with 3 dates per page. A small b/w engraving for each date plus colour plates. Complete, but some plates loose. Engraved and printed by Edmund Evans. A beautiful item. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £85.00

[003197] . The World of the Fan. UK: Harris Museum & Art Gallery, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good First edition. No marks or inscriptions. Nice and clean internally and externally. Circa 1960. Catalogue of FANS. Illustrated. Fans from c1685 to c1960. Scarce item. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £25.00

[002508] . The Prize for Girls and Boys Vol LXVI. London: Wells Gardner, Darton & Co, 1930. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good / No Jacket. First edition. Spine slightly frayed. No marks or inscriptions. Extensively illustrated in colour and black and white. Many stories and poetry. Nice and clean internally and externally. £12.00

[003198] . Meubels in Nederland 1840-1900. I/II. Lochem: De Tijdstroom, 1979. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good+ First editions. Original Wraps. No marks or inscriptions. 2 volumes. Nice and clean internally and externally. Text in Dutch. Extensively illustrated. Furniture catalogue. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £25.00

[003053] . Down at the Farm with Enid Blyton C1951. London: Sampson Low Marston, First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial Cover. Good++ First edition. Corners rubbed. Illustrations by Cicely Steed. Belongs to box filled in. First story Apple-Tree Farm. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00

[001400] . CHEERFUL TALES for Merry Little Folk. London: Darton and Co, Poor No marks or inscriptions. Spine detatched. Book incomplete (4 pages missing). All edges gilt. Beautifully illustrated in black and white and colour. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £40.00

[001928] . A Collection of Poems By Several Hands Vol 1. London: Dodsley, 1758. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Full-Leather. Very Good In 6 Volumes. Only vol 1. 5th Edition . Rebound in fine calf with gilded spine. Includes Dr Johnsons London and a Garrick item. 335 pages of text. New endpapers. Foxed inside, but quite a nice copy. A fine assemblage of period 18th century verse. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £35.00

[003462] . Cassell's Encyclopaedia - A Storehouse of General Information A - Beas. London: Cassell, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Decorative Cloth. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. Gilt decorated spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. Cassell's Encyclopaedia. A Storehouse of General Information. A Special Edition Vol. 1. A - Beas. With coloured plates and maps and numerous full page engravings. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £15.00

[001404] . Wings of the Phoenix - The Official Story of the Air War in Burma. London: HMSO, 1949. First Edition. Very Good / Good+. Unclipped dustwrapper with loss to spine. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Mapped endpapers. The Official Story of the Air War in Burma. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £17.00

[002298] . The Poetical Works of JOHN SHEFFIELD, Duke of Buckinghamshire. London: Cooke, 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Half-Leather. Good++ Cookes pocket edition. Circa 1800. No marks or inscriptions. Reinforced spine. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. 3/4 leather binding. The Poetical Works of John Sheffield, Duke of Buckinghamshire, to which is prefixed, The Life of the Author. Embellished with superb engravings. Nice and clean internally and externally. A lovely item. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £45.00

[002510] . Nursery Rhymes. ill. Alec Buckels. London: Nelson, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial Cover. Very Good / No Jacket. Circa 1930. Neat ownership inscription. Green cloth spine. Extensively illustrated. Very nice and clean internally and externally. £18.00

[003413] . Niagara in Summer and Winter. New York: Nicklis, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. Softcover, lightly rubbed. Nice and clean internally and externally. 56 plates from photos, each with description at bottom. Some stunning photography in all seasons. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £15.00

[000633] . The Poetical Works of William Falconer - Cookes Edition. London: Cooke, Full-Leather. Good Pocket-size Cooke edition. Original binding. Fairly worn externally, front board come away. A little foxed and stained inside. Presentation inscription 1824. Wonderful fold-out frontispiece of ship. No date given, circa 1820. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £27.50

[002556] . Daily Express Childrens Annual No. 4 [POP UP]. London: Lane Publications, 1932. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good++ / No Jacket. Hardcover. Some small black and white drawings have been neatly coloured. Spine is cracked and repaired though the pages are still tight and clean. Spine loss at top and bottom. All The Coloured Pictures Rise Up In Model Form. There are 7 popup pictures (Under The Sea, The Peacock, The Palace of Tania, Teaching Dolly to Walk, The Mermaid's Surprise, The Pelican and The Pavement Hawkers) all in VG condition. Stories include Rupert the Bear and Bill Badger by Mary Tourtel. Nice and clean internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £95.00

[002065] . Oeuvers De La Bruyere. Paris: 1822. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Half-Leather. Very Good Contemporary half calf. Vol 2. Corners a little bumped. No marks or inscriptions. Small owner bookplate. Gilt lettering to spine. Text in French. Oeuvres De La Bruyere, suivies Des Caracteres De Theophraste, traduits du grec par le meme, et augmentees de notices et de jugemens sur ces deux moralistes. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £25.00

[003144] . Fans in Fashion 1975. Bradford: Northway, 1975. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. Exhibition catalog presenting a survey of the fascinating variety of fans used in this country from the eighteenth to the twentieth centuries. Illustrated. Unusual and scarce item. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £30.00

[003149] . The Modern English Garden. London: Country Life, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Cloth. Very Good Circa 1950. Boards scuffed. No marks or inscriptions. Black lettering to spine. Extensively illustrated. Nice and clean internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £19.50

[002683] . The Obscenity Laws. London: Andre Deutsch, 1969. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ / Very Good. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with small chip to head of spine. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. A report by the Working Party set up by a Conference convened by the Chairman of the Arts Council of Great Britain. It will not be possible to discuss the subject of censorship without reference to this document. With a foreword by John Montgomerie. Nice and clean internally and externally. Scarce. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £45.00

[002089] . Favourite Book of Beasts, Birds and Fishes. London: Nelson, 1899. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Pictorial Cover. Good++ Neat ownership inscription. Worn spine. No stated author. Profusely illustrated. Hundreds of creatures listed alphabetically from Adder to Zebra. Nice and clean internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £30.00

[002080] . The Christian Year. London: Longmans, Green and Co.,, 1891. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Full-Leather. Very Good++ New edition. Contemporary calf. Neat gift inscription. Gilt lettering to spine with 5 raised bands. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. The CHRISTIAN YEAR thoughts in verse for the Sundays abd Holydays throughout the year. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £40.00

[002129] . Douglas the Duck - Hidden Colour Painting Book. London: Juvenile Productions, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial Cover. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. Circa 1950. No paints or crayons needed. Just water and a brush. Illustrations by Gordon Robinson. Nice and clean internally and externally. Immaculate internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £45.00

[002123] . The Treasure Book of Fairy Tales. London: Juvenile Productions, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Good++ / Good++. Unclipped, frayed and worn dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions. Illustrated. Ownership box blank. Decorated endpapers. Nice and clean internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £17.00

[002121] . Fairy Folks Picture A B C. London: Juvenile Productions, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial Cover. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. Decorated endpapers. Only one picture coloured in. Ownership box blank. Beautiful illustrations. Nice and clean internally and externally. A lovely item. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00

[002791] . The London Mercury. London: 1919. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good First editions. Original, frayed wraps. No marks or inscriptions. Contents include poems by Thomas Hardy, Rupert Brooke, Siegfried Sassoon, Walter de la Mare, James Elroy Flecker, Robert Graves and Frances Brett-Young. Articles by Aldous Huxley, Joseph Conrad, G K Chesterton etc. Includes November 1919 Vol 1 No. 1 * December 1919 Vol 1 No. 2 * January 1920 Vol 1 No. 3 & February 1920 Vol 1 No. 4. Nice and clean internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £75.00

[001054] . World Archeaology. London: Routledge, Very Good Issues include: COLONIZATION, THEORIES AND ASSUMPTIONS, ARCHAEOLOGY AND ETHNOGRAPHY, EARLY MAN & ART AND DESIGN. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £28.00

[000092] . The Open Window the Second Volume April - September 1911. London: Locke Ellis, 1911. First Edition. Good 1st Edition 1911. Condition GOOD. Corners a little bumped. Small neat ownership insciption on endpaper. Contributors include E.M. Forster, Jack B. Yeats, Walter de la Mare, W.H. Davies, Keith Henderson etc. Frontispieces by Muirhead Bone, Maxwell Armfield,. Illustrated. Complete. A very nice, clean copy of this difficult to find book. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £90.00

[003173] . Exhibition of American Silver & Art Treasures. London: English Speaking Union, 1960. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Good++ No marks or inscriptions. Crease to cover. Slight wear to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. Extensively illustrated. AMERICAN SILVER and Art Treasures. An Exhibition, Sponsored by the English-Speaking Union and held at Christie's Great Rooms, London. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £13.50

[003070] . Eagle Annual 1963. London: Longacre Press, 1963. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good / Good++. First edition. Unclipped, frayed and worn dustjacket. No marks or inscriptions. First story Hollow Mountain Adventure. Extensively illustrated in black and white and colour. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £20.00

[002638] . Italian Art - An Illustrated Souvenir of the Exhibition of Italian Art at Burlington House London. London: Clowes, 1930. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ / No Jacket. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Hardback. An Illustrated Souvenir of the Exhibition of Italian Art at Burlington House London. 121 pages of monochrome illustrations. Complete with index. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £23.00

[002023] . My First Book of Nursery Rhymes. London: Nelson, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good++ / No Jacket. Circa 1930. No marks or inscriptions. Ownership box is blank. Small chip to top of book. Includes classic nursery rhymes such as Baa Baa Black Sheep, Old Mother Hubbard, Hickory Dickory Dock etc. Centre pages include an A - Z. Illustrated throughout. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00

[000078] . Echoes from the Oxford Magazine. London: Frowde, Henry, 1908. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Good Printed from the second (1890) edition. Poems and parodies that had appeared in the Oxford Magazine from its inception in 1883. Very clean copy with firm binding. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £16.00

[002761] . Fleet Air Arm. London: HMSO, 1943. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Good++ First edition. Original wraps with split to spine. No marks or inscriptions. The Admiralty Account Of Naval Air Operations. Extensively illustrated. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £14.00

[003054] . Jack and Jill Book 1978. London: IPC, 1978. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial Cover. Very Good Some puzzles completed. Extensively illustrated. First story Fun on the Farm with Jack and Jill. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £16.00

[001092] . Guinness Recipes. Guinness, Soft Cover. Very Good No date. Circa 1954. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. The publication of the 'Guinness Guides' during 1953 in a variety of magazines aroused so much interest both at home and abroad that it was decided to reprint the whole series with the addition of some recipes. The 'Guinness Guide' series appeared in Counrty Life, The Field, Illustrated London News, The Sphere, Sport and Country, Tatler and Bystander, Geographical Magazine, Scottish Field, Scotlands Magazine, Punch, The Family Doctor. Fantastic recipes for fish and meat dishes. Extensively illustrated. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £85.00

[002748] . The Juvenile Museum of Entertainment and Instruction. London: Thomas Holmes, 1848. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. Rebound. Original cloth front and rear. New endpapers. Date of publication suggested by p. 200: It was on the 29th of August, 1782, sixty six-years ago. Frontispiece. Embellished with numerous engravings, some signed: Whimper. 2 pages have crayon markings. 208 pages. Possibly written by George Frederick Pardon. Containing many surprising and wonderful accounts of the habits of various creatures, plus notices of discoveries and inventions, and some explanations of what occurs in nature. Includes: The Shark * The Lifeboat * The Golden Eagle * Alum-works * Coal Mines * Printing * Book Binding * Whale Fishing etc. All edges gilt. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £225.00

[003321] . The Age of Neo-Classicism 1972. London: Arts Council of Great Britain, 1972. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good First edition. No marks or inscriptions. Nice and clean internally and externally. The Fourteenth Exhibition of the Council of Europe. The Royal Academy and The Victoria & Albert Museum London 9th September - 19th November 1972. Illustrated in colour. 1037 pages. Complete with index. Useful reference. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £45.00

Amsterdam: 1952. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good First edition. Lightly frayed wrappers. Neat ownership inscription. Nice and clean internally and externally. Catalogue of furniture of the Rijksmuseum. Illustrated. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £18.00New York: Winchester, 1844. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Half-Leather. Very Good First edition. Original marbled boards in half leather. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Rural Life in New England - A Domestic Romance by the author of Lights and Shadows of Factory Life. Includes The Omnibus of Modern Romance: Six New Novels : THE GAME OF LIFE by Leitch Ritchie, author of The Magician * MARRYING FOR MONEY by Mrs Gore author of The Birthright * THE OMEN; A TALE OF REAL LIFE by John Galt * THE LOADED DICE by John Banim author of Tales of the O'Hara Family * MURDER WILL OUT by Mrs. Opie & BERTRAND DE LA CROIX; OR THE SEIGE OF RHODES by G P R James author of Arabella Stuart. Three raised bands on spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £245.00London: Modern World Press, First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good / No Jacket. First edition. Circa 1930. No inscriptions. Prize label on ffep. Sunned spine. Complete with illustrations and plates. A book of sports games and hobbies for young and old. Contents include: Pigeon keeping * Motoring and Motor-Cycling * Water Sports * Cricket * Carpentry and Fretwork * Photography * Billiards * Card Games and much much more. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £24.00London: Faber and Faber, 1946. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good / Good++. First edition. Unclipped, slightly frayed dustwrapper. Sunned spine. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Preface by T S Eliot. A prefatory note by Madame Sikorski states that the author undertook this work with the approval of the late General Sikorski. A history of the relations between Poland and U. S. S. R. from 1939 to 1945. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £27.00London: Reprint Society, 1952. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good / No Jacket. As first published in 1950 from the original. Notes by Frederick A. Pottle. Map on inner boards. Has 2 appendices & index. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00London: HMSO, 1943. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good First edition. No marks or inscriptions. Prepared for the admiralty by the Ministry of Information. Extensively illustrated. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £14.00London: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co, 1886. First Edition. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Decorative Cloth. Very Good First edition. Cloth rubbed. Only 3 original entries in the diary. 5.5 x 4 inches. Neat gift inscription dated 1886. A Victorian diary with 3 dates per page. A small b/w engraving for each date plus colour plates. Complete, but some plates loose. Engraved and printed by Edmund Evans. A beautiful item. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £85.00UK: Harris Museum & Art Gallery, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good First edition. No marks or inscriptions. Nice and clean internally and externally. Circa 1960. Catalogue of FANS. Illustrated. Fans from c1685 to c1960. Scarce item. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £25.00London: Wells Gardner, Darton & Co, 1930. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good / No Jacket. First edition. Spine slightly frayed. No marks or inscriptions. Extensively illustrated in colour and black and white. Many stories and poetry. Nice and clean internally and externally. £12.00Lochem: De Tijdstroom, 1979. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good+ First editions. Original Wraps. No marks or inscriptions. 2 volumes. Nice and clean internally and externally. Text in Dutch. Extensively illustrated. Furniture catalogue. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £25.00London: Sampson Low Marston, First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial Cover. Good++ First edition. Corners rubbed. Illustrations by Cicely Steed. Belongs to box filled in. First story Apple-Tree Farm. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00London: Darton and Co, Poor No marks or inscriptions. Spine detatched. Book incomplete (4 pages missing). All edges gilt. Beautifully illustrated in black and white and colour. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £40.00London: Dodsley, 1758. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Full-Leather. Very Good In 6 Volumes. Only vol 1. 5th Edition . Rebound in fine calf with gilded spine. Includes Dr Johnsons London and a Garrick item. 335 pages of text. New endpapers. Foxed inside, but quite a nice copy. A fine assemblage of period 18th century verse. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £35.00London: Cassell, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Decorative Cloth. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. Gilt decorated spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. Cassell's Encyclopaedia. A Storehouse of General Information. A Special Edition Vol. 1. A - Beas. With coloured plates and maps and numerous full page engravings. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £15.00London: HMSO, 1949. First Edition. Very Good / Good+. Unclipped dustwrapper with loss to spine. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Mapped endpapers. The Official Story of the Air War in Burma. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £17.00London: Cooke, 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Half-Leather. Good++ Cookes pocket edition. Circa 1800. No marks or inscriptions. Reinforced spine. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. 3/4 leather binding. The Poetical Works of John Sheffield, Duke of Buckinghamshire, to which is prefixed, The Life of the Author. Embellished with superb engravings. Nice and clean internally and externally. A lovely item. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £45.00ill. Alec Buckels. London: Nelson, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial Cover. Very Good / No Jacket. Circa 1930. Neat ownership inscription. Green cloth spine. Extensively illustrated. Very nice and clean internally and externally. £18.00New York: Nicklis, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. Softcover, lightly rubbed. Nice and clean internally and externally. 56 plates from photos, each with description at bottom. Some stunning photography in all seasons. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £15.00London: Cooke, Full-Leather. Good Pocket-size Cooke edition. Original binding. Fairly worn externally, front board come away. A little foxed and stained inside. Presentation inscription 1824. Wonderful fold-out frontispiece of ship. No date given, circa 1820. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £27.50London: Lane Publications, 1932. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good++ / No Jacket. Hardcover. Some small black and white drawings have been neatly coloured. Spine is cracked and repaired though the pages are still tight and clean. Spine loss at top and bottom. All The Coloured Pictures Rise Up In Model Form. There are 7 popup pictures (Under The Sea, The Peacock, The Palace of Tania, Teaching Dolly to Walk, The Mermaid's Surprise, The Pelican and The Pavement Hawkers) all in VG condition. Stories include Rupert the Bear and Bill Badger by Mary Tourtel. Nice and clean internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £95.00Paris: 1822. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Half-Leather. Very Good Contemporary half calf. Vol 2. Corners a little bumped. No marks or inscriptions. Small owner bookplate. Gilt lettering to spine. Text in French. Oeuvres De La Bruyere, suivies Des Caracteres De Theophraste, traduits du grec par le meme, et augmentees de notices et de jugemens sur ces deux moralistes. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £25.00Bradford: Northway, 1975. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. Exhibition catalog presenting a survey of the fascinating variety of fans used in this country from the eighteenth to the twentieth centuries. Illustrated. Unusual and scarce item. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £30.00London: Country Life, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Cloth. Very Good Circa 1950. Boards scuffed. No marks or inscriptions. Black lettering to spine. Extensively illustrated. Nice and clean internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £19.50London: Andre Deutsch, 1969. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ / Very Good. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with small chip to head of spine. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. A report by the Working Party set up by a Conference convened by the Chairman of the Arts Council of Great Britain. It will not be possible to discuss the subject of censorship without reference to this document. With a foreword by John Montgomerie. Nice and clean internally and externally. Scarce. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £45.00London: Nelson, 1899. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Pictorial Cover. Good++ Neat ownership inscription. Worn spine. No stated author. Profusely illustrated. Hundreds of creatures listed alphabetically from Adder to Zebra. Nice and clean internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £30.00London: Longmans, Green and Co.,, 1891. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Full-Leather. Very Good++ New edition. Contemporary calf. Neat gift inscription. Gilt lettering to spine with 5 raised bands. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. The CHRISTIAN YEAR thoughts in verse for the Sundays abd Holydays throughout the year. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £40.00London: Juvenile Productions, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial Cover. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. Circa 1950. No paints or crayons needed. Just water and a brush. Illustrations by Gordon Robinson. Nice and clean internally and externally. Immaculate internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £45.00London: Juvenile Productions, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Good++ / Good++. Unclipped, frayed and worn dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions. Illustrated. Ownership box blank. Decorated endpapers. Nice and clean internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £17.00London: Juvenile Productions, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial Cover. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. Decorated endpapers. Only one picture coloured in. Ownership box blank. Beautiful illustrations. Nice and clean internally and externally. A lovely item. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00London: 1919. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good First editions. Original, frayed wraps. No marks or inscriptions. Contents include poems by Thomas Hardy, Rupert Brooke, Siegfried Sassoon, Walter de la Mare, James Elroy Flecker, Robert Graves and Frances Brett-Young. Articles by Aldous Huxley, Joseph Conrad, G K Chesterton etc. Includes November 1919 Vol 1 No. 1 * December 1919 Vol 1 No. 2 * January 1920 Vol 1 No. 3 & February 1920 Vol 1 No. 4. Nice and clean internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £75.00London: Routledge, Very Good Issues include: COLONIZATION, THEORIES AND ASSUMPTIONS, ARCHAEOLOGY AND ETHNOGRAPHY, EARLY MAN & ART AND DESIGN. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £28.00London: Locke Ellis, 1911. First Edition. Good 1st Edition 1911. Condition GOOD. Corners a little bumped. Small neat ownership insciption on endpaper. Contributors include E.M. Forster, Jack B. Yeats, Walter de la Mare, W.H. Davies, Keith Henderson etc. Frontispieces by Muirhead Bone, Maxwell Armfield,. Illustrated. Complete. A very nice, clean copy of this difficult to find book. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £90.00London: English Speaking Union, 1960. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Good++ No marks or inscriptions. Crease to cover. Slight wear to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. Extensively illustrated. AMERICAN SILVER and Art Treasures. An Exhibition, Sponsored by the English-Speaking Union and held at Christie's Great Rooms, London. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £13.50London: Longacre Press, 1963. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good / Good++. First edition. Unclipped, frayed and worn dustjacket. No marks or inscriptions. First story Hollow Mountain Adventure. Extensively illustrated in black and white and colour. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £20.00London: Clowes, 1930. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ / No Jacket. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Hardback. An Illustrated Souvenir of the Exhibition of Italian Art at Burlington House London. 121 pages of monochrome illustrations. Complete with index. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £23.00London: Nelson, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good++ / No Jacket. Circa 1930. No marks or inscriptions. Ownership box is blank. Small chip to top of book. Includes classic nursery rhymes such as Baa Baa Black Sheep, Old Mother Hubbard, Hickory Dickory Dock etc. Centre pages include an A - Z. Illustrated throughout. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00London: Frowde, Henry, 1908. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Good Printed from the second (1890) edition. Poems and parodies that had appeared in the Oxford Magazine from its inception in 1883. Very clean copy with firm binding. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £16.00London: HMSO, 1943. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Good++ First edition. Original wraps with split to spine. No marks or inscriptions. The Admiralty Account Of Naval Air Operations. Extensively illustrated. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £14.00London: IPC, 1978. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial Cover. Very Good Some puzzles completed. Extensively illustrated. First story Fun on the Farm with Jack and Jill. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £16.00Guinness, Soft Cover. Very Good No date. Circa 1954. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. The publication of the 'Guinness Guides' during 1953 in a variety of magazines aroused so much interest both at home and abroad that it was decided to reprint the whole series with the addition of some recipes. The 'Guinness Guide' series appeared in Counrty Life, The Field, Illustrated London News, The Sphere, Sport and Country, Tatler and Bystander, Geographical Magazine, Scottish Field, Scotlands Magazine, Punch, The Family Doctor. Fantastic recipes for fish and meat dishes. Extensively illustrated. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £85.00London: Thomas Holmes, 1848. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. Rebound. Original cloth front and rear. New endpapers. Date of publication suggested by p. 200: It was on the 29th of August, 1782, sixty six-years ago. Frontispiece. Embellished with numerous engravings, some signed: Whimper. 2 pages have crayon markings. 208 pages. Possibly written by George Frederick Pardon. Containing many surprising and wonderful accounts of the habits of various creatures, plus notices of discoveries and inventions, and some explanations of what occurs in nature. Includes: The Shark * The Lifeboat * The Golden Eagle * Alum-works * Coal Mines * Printing * Book Binding * Whale Fishing etc. All edges gilt. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £225.00London: Arts Council of Great Britain, 1972. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good First edition. No marks or inscriptions. Nice and clean internally and externally. The Fourteenth Exhibition of the Council of Europe. The Royal Academy and The Victoria & Albert Museum London 9th September - 19th November 1972. Illustrated in colour. 1037 pages. Complete with index. Useful reference. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £45.00



[000639] . Cine Monde Elvis Presley Magazine. France: 1961. Very Good No 1387 for 7th March 1961. Lovely Elvis cover and 3 pages of illustrations and articles: Les Presley's Girls' - The Presley Girls. Pictures of the girls, and in the company of Elvis eg Hope Lange, Natalie Wood. Slight wear to exterior of magazine. Rather a nice copy. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £28.00

[003346] . A Century of Nature Stories. London: Hutchinson, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good / No Jacket. Neat gift incription on ffep. Black lettering to spine. Nice and clean internally. With an introduction by J W Robertson Scott (Editor of The Countryman). Circa 1940. 1024 pages. Contributors include Siegfried Sassoon * Hilaire Belloc * Anna Sewell * Mayne Reid etc. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £14.00

[001821] . The Purgatorio of Dante Alighieri. London: Dent, 1903. Reprint. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Good++ Temple Classics. No marks or inscriptions. Detatched spine, repaired with sellotape. Tissue guarded frontis. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00

[002487] . Girls Fun Annual 1949. London: Gerald G Swan, 1949. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Pictorial Cover. Good++ / No Jacket. First edition. No marks or inscriptions. Spine reinforced with sellotape. 83 pages. First story The Schoolgirl Pilot. Complete. Nice and clean internally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00

[002486] . The Story Wonder Book for Boys and Girls. London: Ward & Lock, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial Cover. Good++ / No Jacket. Neat gift inscription dated 1951. Cloth spine with a gollywog. Boards worn with a little bumping to corners. Decorated endpapers. First Story, The Sea Babies. 264 pages. Packed with Fairies, Pixies, Dragons, Dolls, Gollies etc. With 8 colour plates and hundreds of 2 colour and other pictures. Illustrators include Inez Topham * Lilian Cheviot * Alan Wright * Harry Rowntree * Margaret W Tarrant * Grace Jones & Ruth Cobb. Nice and clean internally and externally. A lovely item. £38.50

[002452] . Such Fun !. Pictorial Cover. Good++ No marks or inscriptions. Extensively illustrated. Poems. Nice and clean internally and externally. A lovely item. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £25.00

[002457] . Comicolour Album 1953. London: Gerald G Swan, 1953. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial Cover. Good++ Unpriceclipped. Ownership box filled in. 92 pages. Cartoon strips. Nice and clean internally and externally. Scarce title. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £40.00

[002481] . Round the Farm. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Pictorial Cover. Very Good++ No marks or inscriptions. Pictorial card wraps. Showing kittens and a puppy watching birds drink. Colour and b/w illustrations. Large print text. Very nice and clean internally and externally. A lovely item. £30.00

[001729] . 1000 Makers of the Cinema. London: The Sunday Times, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. No date. Complete in Binder. History of the cinema. Extensively illustrated. Also included is the Sunday Times Filmfinder: What was Meryl Streep's first movie? Was Richard Dreyfuss in The Graduate? When was Casablanca made? How many Bond films did Sean Connery make? All the answers are in this unique Filmfinder listing 40,000 films. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £50.00

[002479] . The Popular Book of Girls Stories 1931. London: Fleetway House, 1931. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial Cover. Very Good / No Jacket. First edition. No marks or inscriptions. 128 pages. Pictorial cover of girls skating. First story The Runaway Circus Star. Illustrated. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £20.00

[002458] . The War in Pictures. London: Odhams, 1946. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Good++ First editions. Slightly cocked volumes. Ownership stamps on pastedowns. Gilt lettering to spines. Profusely illustrated throughout. Each volume chronicles a year of the Second World War. Decorated endpapers. Nice and clean internally and externally. HEAVY ITEM Please email before ordering. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £50.00

[001903] . A Latin Anthology. London: Macmillan, 1909. First Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Very Good First edition. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Engraved frontis plate of Caesar. Original blue cloth hardcover with gilt titles & decoration. Golden Treasury Series. Fore edge uncut. Includes Lucretius, Virgil, Horace etc. Complete with index. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £75.00

[001693] A D Divine D.S.M.. DUNKIRK. London: Faber and Faber, 1946. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good / Very Good. Unclipped dustwrapper with minimal edgewear. No marks or inscriptions. 2nd Impression. Gilt lettering to spine. This is the true story of Dunkirk from it s almost nebulous beginnings to the astonishing triumph at the end. Precedes the 1948 E.P. Dutton First American Edition. Nice and clean internally and externally. Scarce in dustwrapper. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £23.00

[003248] A Society of Upholsterers, Cabinet Makers, Etc. With a New Introduction By Christopher Gilbert. Genteel Houshold Furniture in the Present Taste. UK: EP, 1978. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ / Very Good. ISBN: 0715812408. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with slight creasing. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. A facsimile of the second edition, published by Robert Sayer, London, [1764 or 1765]. Made from a copy belonging to the Chippendale Society. Genteel houshold furniture in the present taste. By a society of upholsterers, cabinet-makers, etc. Containing upwards of 350 designs in four parts. This volume is one of the few eighteenth century furniture pattern books never to have been reprinted in modern times. The reason for this is undoubtedly its great rarity. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £155.00

[002903] Abramovitch, Raphael R. The Soviet Revolution. London: Allen & Unwin, 1962. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good / Very Good. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with minimal edgewear. No marks or inscriptions. Black lettering to spine. This book covers in great detail the whole period from the February revolution of 1917 (when the author was elected to the Petrograd Soviet) till the outbreak of the Second World War, passing through the various intermediate phases of the October Revolution, the peace of Brest-Litovsk, the Civil War, the struggle for the leadership of the party, reaching its climax with the triumph of Stalin. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £28.00

[003664] Acheson, Dean. Present at the Creation: My Years in the State Department. London, United Kingdom: W W Norton & Co Ltd, 1988. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Near Fine ISBN: 0393304124. No marks or inscriptions. Illustrated. The author relates his experiences in the State Department during a period that witnessed World War II, European reconstruction, the Korean War and McCarthyism. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £14.00

[003589] Acton, Edward. RUSSIA - The Present and the Past. London: Longman, 1986. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Fine / Fine. ISBN: 0582493226. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Silver lettering to spine. In a famous phrase, Churchill described the Soviet Union as a 'riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma'. Edward Acton's forceful and highly readable interpretation of Russian history is based on a critical assessment of the great mass of specialist research which has recently appeared from Soviet as well as Western sources. It is fully illustrated with maps and halftones. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £20.00

[000740] Adams, Arthur E. Readings in SOVIET FOREIGN POLICY Theory and Practice. Boston: Heath, 1961. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good First edition. No marks or inscriptions. This book represents an effort to provide the itelligent layman with a coherent introduction to Soviet foreign policy since late 1917. Nice and clean internally and externally. Scarce item! First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £30.00

[001728] Adams, Leith & Burns, Keith. JAMES DEAN Behind the Scene. Smith Gryphon, 1991. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Near Fine / Near Fine. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Silver lettering to spine. Introduction by Dennis Hopper. Extensively illustrated. A previously unpublished treasure of photographs. The most important book available on the man. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £23.00

[003293] ADELMAN Jonathan R. & GIBSON Cristann Lea [Editors]. Contemporary Soviet Military Affairs : The Legacy of World War II. London: Unwin Hyman, 1989. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0044450311. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. Edited by ADELMAN Jonathan R. & GIBSON Cristann Lea. Contemporary Soviet Military Affairs : The Legacy of World War II. Remarkable study of the Soviet Union. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £17.00

[003684] Air Chief Marshal Sir Basil Embry. Mission Completed. London: Methuen, 1957. First Edition / First Impression. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ / Very Good+. Unclipped dustwrapper with slight edgewear. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Illustrated. Mission Completed is the personal story of a great man of action, Sir Basil writes of his early life as a young officer in Iraq and India, then of his recall to England and the outbreak of war. Soon he war flying over Norway and France with his Blenheim squadron. Nice and clean internally and externally. £25.00

[003514] Akehurst, Richard. Antique Weapons - For Pleasure and Investment. London: John Gifford, 1969. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good / Very Good. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. Neat gift inscription. Richly illustrated book containing 24 colour plates and 104 b/w photographs. Particular emphasis has been given to weapons that are still available and within the reach, in varying degrees, of most collectors pockets. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £21.00

[002081] Akenside, Mark. The Pleasures of Imagination. London: Cadell, 1814. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Full-Leather. Good++ New edition. Ownership inscription. Contemporary calf. Marbled endpapers and edges. 1814 New Edition to which is added a critical essay on the poem by Mrs Barbauld. Complete. Some of spine missing. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £20.00

[002601] Aldington, Richard. Poetry of the English-Speaking World. London: Heinemann, 1947. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good / Very Good. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with slight edgewear. No marks or inscriptions. Silver lettering to spine. Silver embossed cloth. 936 pages. A rich and most varied volume containing the work of more than 270 poets. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £25.00

[003628] Alexander, Bevin. The Future of Warfare. Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: W W Norton & Co Inc, 1995. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine / Fine. ISBN: 0393037800. This work examines the role of military strategy in the post-Cold War era, arguing that the former great powers will most likely engage in small-scale battles. The use of guerrilla tactics will enable small countries to defeat or weaken superior military forces and undermine their technological superiority. The author discusses the future make-up of the US military forces, emphasizing the need for troop mobility and then goes on to analyze the campaigns in Korea, Vietnam and the Gulf War where troop mobility and rapid response guerrilla tactics proved successful. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £6.00

[003627] Alexander, John B.; Thomas Dunne Books. Future War: Non-Lethal Weapons in Twenty-First-Century Warfare. Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A.: St Martins Pr, 1999. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine / Fine. ISBN: 0312194161. Efficient non-lethal technology such as chemical slime, acoustics, web nets and laser beams will enable soldiers in the field to gain their objectives while significantly limiting casualties. This text pinpoints the hotspots of tomorrow, and the new weapons we will need to fight them. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £9.00

[001480] Alexandersson, Gunnar & Norstrom, Goran. World Shipping. London: Wiley, 1963. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good / Very Good. Unclipped dustwrapper with wear to extremities. No marks or inscriptions. An Economic Geography of Ports and Seaborne Trade. Extensively illustrated. Reference for students and teachers of economic geography. This book should also appeal to the interested layman. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £70.00

[003327] Alford, Alan F. The Phoenix Solution - Secrets of a Lost Civilisation. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1998. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0340696141. Nice and clean internally and externally. The Phoenix Solution: Secrets of a Lost Civilisation. Following his work, Gods of the New Millennium, Alan Alford takes us beyond the Sphinx to a rendezvous with a lost race and a secret legacy of importance to humankind. His thesis offers to sound the death knell for modern religion and change forever the way we understand ourselves and our planet. £35.00

[003351] Alfred Crump CRAWFORD. The South Downs from End to End. 1940. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Cloth. Signed by Author. Very Good Nice and clean internally and externally. Published Privately for the Author. Dedicated by Alfred Crump Crawford of Chingford 1940. SIGNED and dedicated Feb 1940 by the author. Authors corrected manuscript in book form. Contains the authors memories of country walks when one could travel along the South of England from Beachy Head to the Dorset coast without meeting a soul, save an occasional shepherd. Scarce item. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £385.00

[003040] Allen, Thomas B. War Games. London: Heinemann, 1987. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine / Fine. ISBN: 0434018252. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Silver lettering to spine. Inside the Secret World of the Men Who Play World War III. Drawing on top secret material, never before published, WAR GAMES is a grippingly readable, deeply thought provoking picture of how our leaders envisage the future of the world. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £16.00

[000779] Alpha De Monte. In Return for .... New York: Exposition Banner, 1983. First Edition. Good / Good. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper. Missing front endpaper, not affecting text. Slight tear to dustwrapper. A novel telling the tragic story of the French music conductor and composer Philippe de Montfort, who was taken by force from his home in the Bavarian Alps at the end of WWII and of his subsequent imprisionment within the dreaded confines of Dachau concentration camp for a murder he did'nt commit. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £35.00

[003141] Ames, Winslow. Prince Albert and Victorian Taste. London: Chapman & Hall, 1967. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good / Good++. First edition. Unclipped, frayed dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. A brilliant portrait of Price Albert and his significant role in the development of Victorian art, architecture, design. Illustrated with 80 black & white plates. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £16.00

[001442] Amis, Martin. Night Train - Proof Copy. New York: Harmony Books, 1998. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Very Good No marks or inscriptions. Proof copy in wraps. The author's ninth novel is a mystery story which lingers in the reader's mind even after Mike Hoolihan declares the case closed. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £17.00

[001441] Amis, Martin. Dark Secrets [Dead Babies]. London: Triad Panther, 1977. First Thus. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good Neat ownership inscription. The author's second novel, originally published as Dead Babies. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00

[002443] Amy Le Feuvre. Bunnys Friends. London: The Religious Tract Society, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Very Good+ No stated edition. Circa 1930. Original boards. No marks or inscriptions. Black lettering to spine. Illustrated. Story about a little girl. Nice and clean internally and externally. A lovely item. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00

[002899] Andrew, Christopher & Gordievsky, Oleg. KGB The Inside Story. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1990. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0340485612. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Mapped endpapers. This history of the world's largest and most powerful intelligence service, the KGB, from its origin after the Russian revolution to the present day, analyzes its operations against subjects as diverse as the EEC, Margaret Thatcher, Solidarity and Libya. This study also provides an insight into Gorbachev's relations with the KGB and examines the disintegration of the Soviet bloc. Christopher Andrew has also written Secret Service. Gordievsky was a KGB colonel who worked for British intelligence as a penetration agent in the KGB from 1974. He escaped to the West in 1985. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £25.00

[001698] Andrews, Allen. THE AIR MARSHALS The Air War in Western Europe. London: MacDonald, 1970. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ / Very Good+. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. The Air Marshals views the war in the air with a wide sweep, relating how it was conducted on both sides on the highest levels. Portal of Great Britain, Arnold of America and Goering of Germany. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £17.00



[002101] Annesley, Charles. The Standard Operaglass. Dresden: Tittmann, 1911. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Good++ / No Jacket. Revised and enlarged edition. Faded ownership inscriptions. Rubbed spine. Detailed plots of one hundred and fifty one celebrated opera's. Binding tight. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00

[000103] Apuleius, Lucius. The Golden Asse. London: Simpkin, Very Good / Very Good. Neat owners inscription. The Golden Asse has been rightly described as the parent of modern romantic literature. Translated out of Latin by William Adlington Anno 1566. Blue cloth binding with gold lettering. Pages are crisp, clean and tight. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £16.50

[001255] Armstrong, Edward A. Bird Display and Behaviour. London: Lindsay Drummond Limited, 1947. First Thus. Very Good / No Jacket. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £12.00

[000847] Armstrong, Hamilton Fish. Tito and Goliath. London: Gollancz, 1951. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good / Good. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions. Cracked spine. Gilt lettering to spine. John Gunther writes: An erudite close packed, and definative volume on Eastern Europe today with particular emphasis on the quarrel between Stalin and Marshal Tito and its historic consequences. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £16.00

[003243] Armstrong, Nancy. A Collectors History of Fans. London: Studio Vista, 1974. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Signed by Author. Very Good+ / Very Good. ISBN: 0289703948. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with some edge creasing. Sunned spine. Owners bookplate on ffep. Gilt lettering to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. SIGNED by author. Nancy Armstrong documents the long and fascinating history of the fan. Extensively illustrated. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £65.00

[003569] Aron, Raymond. CLAUSEWITZ Philosopher of War. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1983. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Fine / Fine. ISBN: 0710090099. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. This is a book of piercing insights by a writer of worldwide reputation, who uses the Clausewitz world-view as a means of political analysis. It is thus of great importance and interest to contemporary historians and to all who are concerned with military and political affairs. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £35.00

[000817] Art, Robert J. The TFX Decision: McNamara and the Military - The F111 Fighter Bomber. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1968. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions. McNamara and the Military. The F-111 Fighter Bomber, originally known as the TFX (Tactical Fighter Experimental). Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £27.00


[002758] Ashe, Geoffrey. Camelot and the Vision of Albion. London: Heinemann, 1971. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good++ / Good++. First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with slight edgewear. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. A study of the myth of Camelot and why it holds such a fascination for so many people. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. £16.00

[002436] Aspin, Jehoshaphat. A Picture of the Manners, Customs, Spor