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THE ROYAL TOUR 1959 : Canada, the United States & the St. Lawrence Seaway

By: N/A

Price: £6.48

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11522

Condition: Very Good


The Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1959. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Official souvenir record of Queen Elizabeth's 1959 tour of Canada and US,Illustrated with photographs colour & black and white. Clean dustjacket chipping to edges. All pages clean View more info

Amazon. Signed and Inscribed By Dennison Berwick

By: Berwick, Dennison

Price: £12.76

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 10841

ISBN: 0091734908

Condition: Fine


Signed and inscribed by Dennison Berwick on the title page "To Barbara and Rex. Go gently in the garden with the machete, Take care through the jungles of life, Remember the Yanomami say the forest is a garden. Best Wishes Dennison Berwick."Size 9½" x 6½", 241 pages including index. Black hard cover with silver titles to the spine. Book condition fine. Dustjacket condition fine, not price clipped, protected. A journey through much of the Amazon basin with sometimes funny and sometimes frightening experiences. With index, colour illustrations and maps. View more info

Alistair Cooke's America

By: Cooke, Alistair

Price: £8.91

Publisher: London, British Broadcasting Corporation: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 11162

ISBN: 0563121823

Condition: Near Fine


Size 11" x 8", 400 pages including index, a heavy book, will require extra postage. Maroon cloth covered boards with grey cloth spine section and gilt titles on the spine. Book condition near fine, slight edge wear else fine. Dust jacket condition very good, edges a little creased, spine slightly faded, a little age coloured, gift inscription on front inner flap, else fine, not price clipped. Expanded version of Cooke's acclaimed BBC television series. The story of the USA from before its discovery to 1973. With many colour and black and white photographs and illustrations. View more info

Between Extremes: A Journey Beyond Imagination

By: Keenan, Brian; McCarthy, John

Price: £17.05

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Bantam Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 10839

ISBN: 0593042646

Condition: Fine


Signed by Brian Keenan and John McCarthy on the title page. Size 9½" x 6¼", 345 pages. Blue cloth covered boards with silver titles to the spine, red pastedowns and endpapers. Book condition fine. Dustjacket condition fine, not price clipped, protected. During their Lebanese captivity they journeyed in their imagination through the Andes and five years after release made the journey together. With many colour photos. View more info

Letters from America By Rupert Brooke. With a Preface By Henry James

By: Rupert Brooke, Preface By Henry James

Price: £26.59

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson, Ltd.: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11425

Condition: Very Good


Size 8.25" x 5.5", 180 pages. Brown cloth with paper title label to the spine. Top page edge gilt, outer edge rough cut. With a clean spare spine title label tipped-in at the back of the book. Condition very good, cover slightly toned, paper title label slightly chipped and toned. Owner's bookplate on front pastedown else contents clean. With tissue-protected frontispiece of Rupert Brooke from a photograph by Sherril Schell. With a Preface by Henry James. James believed that, had he survived the War, Brooke would have been one of England's greatest writers. This essay was James' last w... View more info