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Philip's Concise World Atlas

By: N/A

Price: £6.48

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1995

Edition: Fourth Edition Reprint

Seller ID: 10364

Condition: Fine


Size 13½" x 10" 224 pages including index. Full colour maps. Book condition Fine. Jacket condition Fine. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles to the spine View more info

Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, Revised and Enlarged

By: N/A

Price: £10.53

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1959

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 11374

Condition: Very Good


February 1959 fifth edition. Size 8.5" x 5.5", 977 pages. Black cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Condition very good, corners and edges rubbed, gilt on spine worn, contents clean. Great to dip in to. View more info

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland

By: N/A

Price: £17.05

Publisher: Edinburgh, Neill and Company: 1927

Seller ID: 11555

Condition: Very Good


Neil & Co, Edinburgh, 1927. Book Condition Very Good blue cloth, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall session 1925-1926. vol.LX. FIFTH SERIES.- VOL. XII. 455pp Slight fading to spine,end papers slightly toned View more info

Stanley gibbons' Priced Catalogue of Postage Stamps 1947 Part 2 Europe

By: N/A

Price: £9.72

Publisher: 391 Strand. London, W. C. 2, Stanley Gibbons, Limited: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11571

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth,corners bumped 774pp. prev owners name on endpaper View more info

The British Acetylene and Welding Hand book

By: N/A

Price: £34.08

Publisher: London, The Acetylene & Welding Journal: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12097

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with gold titles to spine. 340pp, plus 44pp catalogue. Spine faded, spine ends rubbed, endpapers darkened, else fine copy. View more info

Scotia Rediviva: A Collection of Tracts Illustrative of the History and Antiquities of Scotland.

By: Anonymous

Price: £74.98

Publisher: Edinburgh, Robert Buchanan: 1826

Seller ID: 11433

Condition: Near Fine


Size 9" x 6", 495 pages. Burgundy leather and marbled boards with gilt titles on black label on the spine and 5 raised bands, rough cut page edges. Condition very good/near fine, the rough cut page edges are a little brown with age else the contents are very clean. Contains Articles: I - Hay's Vindication of Elizabeth More (Queen of Robert II) and her Children. Edinburgh 1723; II - Gordon's Dissertation concerning the Marriage of Robert II with Elizabeth More. Edinburgh 1759; III - Waddel's Remarks on Innes' Critical Essay on the Ancient Inhabitants of Scotland. Edinburgh 1733; IV - Cu... View more info

The Sunday Times World Library. Japan

By: Edward Seidensticker and the Editors of Life

Price: £8.10

Publisher: London, The Sunday Times London, Time Inc.: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10451

Condition: Very Good


Size 11" x 8¼" 159 pages including index. Condition very good, spine quite grubby, else fine. Colour and black and white photographs and illustrations. White cloth covered boards with photographic front cover, pastedowns and endpapers are maps. View more info

The Master Speaker

By: Fern, William G.

Price: £8.91

Publisher: London, Fern Business Institute: 1930

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 11008

Condition: Very Good


Size 7¼" x 4¾", 149 pages plus 2 pages of publisher's advertisements. Black textured cloth with tooled borders and emblem and gilt titles, gilt titles to the spine. Condition very good/near fine, few spots to page edges, few pencil annotations else contents clean. View more info

A New Pocket Dictionary of the Italian and English Languages, in Two Parts. I. Italian and English - II. English and Italian. By C. Graglia. Many New Words and Locutions, with a Compendious Elementary Italian Grammar, are Now Added.

By: Graglia, C.

Price: £25.22

Publisher: London, London: Longman, Orme and Co. Printed By William Clowes and Sons: 1840

Edition: Fifteenth Edition

Seller ID: 10524

Condition: Very Good


5¼" x 3¾", 508 pages. Condition very good, covers and spine rubbed, contents clean, complete and intact. Brown calf with tooled border on the front and back covers. Four tooled gilt bands on the spine with the title "Graglia's Italian Dictionary" on a burgundy leather panel in the second compartment. View more info

An Introduction to the knowledge of the Christian Religion

By: H. Crossman

Price: £64.75

Publisher: Printed for John Rivington: 1771

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12101

Condition: Good


Brown Calf, Explanations on Church Catechism & on the Two Covenants. Spine ends worn with slight loss, joints cracked, corners bumped, lacks endpapers, some occasional light spotting. 109pp, plus 3pp of publishers catalogue. View more info

A Vocabulary, English and Greek Arranged Systematically to Advance the Learner in Scientific as Well as Verbal, Knowledge.

By: Howard, Nathaniel

Price: £29.30

Publisher: London, London: Printed for Longman Hurst Rees Orme and Brown, Paternoster-Row.: 1819

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 11114

Condition: Good


1819, Third Edition, Corrected. Size 5½" x 3½", 168 pages. Brown calf binding with toooled floral line on the front and back covers. Condition good, corners and edges rubbed, front hinge loose, contemporary owner's name on front pastedown, a few grubby marks and spots here and there, but contents generally clean. View more info

The Writing of English

By: Mais, S. P. B.

Price: £37.87

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall Ltd.: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Mary Mills

Seller ID: 10774

Condition: Good


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. Signed by Mary Hayley Bell (Mary Mills) 1935. Size 7½" x 4¾", 258 pages including index. Navy blue cloth covered boards with S. P. B. Mais' signature in gilt on the front cover and gilt titles to the spine. Condition good/very good, cover and spine grubby, spine faded, corners, edges and spine edges rubbed, contents clean. View more info

Gasc's Dictionary of the French and English Languages

By: Marks, J., Supplement and Introduction

Price: £41.65

Publisher: London, G. Bell and Sons, Ltd: 1948

Edition: New Edition

Inscription: Signed by Mary Mills

Seller ID: 10801

Condition: Very Good


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. Signed by Mary Mills. Size 8¾" x 6", 956 pages. Blue cloth covered boards with silver titles to the spine. Beige dustjacket with blue titles. Book condition very good, cover slightly grubby, corners and edges slightly rubbed, contents clean. Dustjacket condition good, quite grubby, repaired tear top front right corner, few tiny nicks along edge, not price clipped, price 20/- net. View more info

Duche et Gouvernement de Normandie

By: Sanson, Nicolas d'Abbeville

Price: £279.46

Publisher: Paris, 1650

Seller ID: 11592

Condition: Very Good


1650 Normanie. Engraved by R Cordier. A fine and detailed province map with the english coast included. All important place names are shown. Original outline colour. very slight discoloration. otherwise good condition. 385 x 515 mm, framed and glazed View more info

Christopher Saxton 1610 Hand-Coloured Map Of Herefordshire. Frugiferi Ac Amaeni Herefordiae Comitatus

By: SAXTON Christopher and HOLE, William

Price: £194.27

Publisher: Camden's Britannia: 1610

Seller ID: 11593

Condition: Very Good


1610 Hand coloured engraved map, title cartouche and royal arms, 285 x 310 mm, framed and glazed. The county title is in Latin, contained within an elaborate cartouche. Place names are in English, but the names of the surrounding counties are in Latin. clearly-engraved map, closely following Saxton's general map of 1583, showing the rivers, towns, principal villages, bridges and a few hills and forests,all coloured in. Map age toned is only fault. View more info

The Retail Jeweller's Handbook

By: Selwyn A.

Price: £17.05

Publisher: London, Heywood & Company LTD: 1951

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 11570

Condition: Very Good


1951 Fifth Edition Heywood & Company LTD,red Cloth, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.Book Condition: Very Good Top 5mm of spine afew blak marks ,end papers foxed, all pages clean. 488pp. Thirty pages of vintage jewellry trade advertisements. With illustrations throughout. View more info

The Oxford Dictionary of English Proverbs

By: Smith, William George (Compiled). Heseltine, Janet E. (Introduction). Harvey, Sir Paul (Revised)

Price: £34.84

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1948

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed by Mary Mills

Seller ID: 10675

Condition: Very Good


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. Signed by Mary Hayley Bell (Mary Mills) Size 9½" x 6¼", 740 pages. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles to the spine. Condition very good, spine a little faded, cover a little rubbed, contents clean and complete. View more info

The Guinness Book of Golf Facts & Feats

By: Steel, Donald

Price: £26.50

Publisher: Enfield, Middlesex, Guinness Superlatives Limited: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10728

Condition: Near Fine


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. Size 9½" x 7", 256 pages including index. Blue cloth covered boards with silver titles to the spine, photographic dustjacket. Pastedowns and endpapers green and printed with golf map and stats. Book condition near fine, bottom edge of spine a little rubbed else fine. Dustjacket condition very good, top edge a little creased, slightly discoloured, price clipped, else fine. Hundreds of facts, figures, illustrations and photographs. View more info

Constitutions of the Antient Fraternity of Free and Accepted Masons Under the United Grand Lodge of England. Containing the General Charges, Laws, and Regulations Etc Etc

By: The United Grand Lodge

Price: £6.32

Publisher: London: Freemason's Hall, Published Under the Authority of the United Grand Lodge.: 1970

Seller ID: 10326

Condition: Fine


Size 6¼" x 4" 272 pages including index. Sky blue cloth covered boards with gilt title and coat of arms of the Freemasons on the front cover and gilt titles to the spine. Condition fine. Includes an appendix of illustrations describing the Jewels, Chains, Collars and Aprons of Office. View more info

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Western Hemisphere. Hand Coloured Map. United States, Canada (British Possessions), Mexico, South America, West Indies, New Zealand, Alaska (Russian Possessions), South Pacific

By: Wyld, James

Price: £306.73

Publisher: Charing Cross, London, JAs (James) Wyld, Geographer to the King: 1829

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11591

Condition: Very Good


Dated Jan 1st 1829. A lovely huge hand-coloured map of The Western Hemisphere, comprising United States, Canada (British Possessions), Mexico, South America, West Indies, New Zealand, Alaska (Russian Possessions), and the Islands of the South Pacific. Huge double elephant size, 26.5" x 23.25" / 67cm x 59cm. In very good condition, small repaired tears to central fold and left margin else excellent, clean and sharp, the hand colouring still bright. On this fascinating map Canada is referred to as "British Possessions", Alaska was still Russian territory "Russian Possessions&... View more info