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281 Colette (Translated From the French By Charles King) The Mother of Claudine.
T. Werner Laurie Ltd, London, 1937. 
First edition Hardback in dustwrapper.244 pp + 12 pp publisher's adverts VG+ in original publisher's yellow cloth with black titles and design to front. Some minor bumping, dustiness to edges, offesetting to endpapers and a couple of page corner creases otherwise very clean and bright. In Good unclipped dust-wrapper showing overall rubbing, wear, chips to corners discoluration and dustiness. Uncommon in the original dustwrapper which is housed in a protective removable sleeve. 5485 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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282 Collett Col. Sir Henry FLORA SIMLENSIS A Handbook of the Flowering Plants of Simla and the Neighbourhood.
Thacker Spink & Co, 1902. 
First Edition Hardback. Very Good in original publisher's bumped green boards with gilt title and design to spine. 8vo. pp lxviii 652. Including a folding map. Aside from a few small marks to covers and some foxing to first and last pages. Neat ink name to front endpaper. Overall, a tight and clean example of the scarce monograph. Heavy book, extra shipping may apply to international orders. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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283 Collins, Sewell (writer, illustrator) The Rubaiyat of a Scotch Terrier
Grant Richards, London 1926 
First edition. A quirky 'autobiography of a Scotch Terrier, told in verse. Orange cloth boards, with tipped-in photograph oto upper cover. Unclipped dust-wrapper. 68pp.; tipped-in frontispiece, plus 22 tipped-in drawings by Collins . A VG+ copy without inscriptions [light knocks to the corners] in a Good+ wrapper showing some small closed tears, light marks and a little loss to the head of the spine. Overall, a very good example. Scarce in wrapper. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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284 Collins, Wilkie The Dead Secret
London Sampson Low 1861 
New Edition. 1861 Bound in original publisher's embossed mauve cloth with dulled gilt title to the faded spine. covers worn and rubbed and heavily sunned, remains of labels to front endpapers. Illustrated frontispiece which is showing some staining, otherwise clean, bright and tight internally.. 8vo, 371pp +2pp ads. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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285 Collins, Wilkie The Dead Secret
Sampson, Low, Son & Co., London 1901 
Reprint Hardback Edition G+ in publisher's original grey boards with black titles and decoration to spine and front. Some colour run from endpapers into outer pages. Overall, a very pleasing example. 7009 Reprint Hardback Edition G+ in publisher's original grey boards with black titles and decoration to spine and front. Showing overall light wear, rubbing , bumping and dustiness. Some colour run from endpapers into outer pages. Overall, a very pleasing example. 7009 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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286 Colonel G.C. Swiney Historical Records of the 32nd Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., Ltd, London 1893 
First edition, in original publisher's bumped red cloth, with gilt titles to spine and regimental badge to the front board. Showing overall heavy wear and rubbing and fading to spine, an excellent reference example of this detailed regimental history. Bookplate to front pastedown, and ink writing to half title page. 6918. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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287 Connell, John ; Roberts, Michael (completed and edited by) Wavell, Supreme Commander
Collins, London 1969 
Fine in a VG dust-wrapper; dust-wrapper is slightly worn at the edges and corners, light scuff to rear, crease to front flap. A very good copy of this portrait of the Allies' Supreme Commander in World War 2. 317 pages; well illustrated with b/w photographs; index, glossary, notes, bibliography. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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288 Connolly, Cyril. The Modern Movement. One Hundred Key Books From England, France and America 18801950.
Andre Deutsch/Hamish Hamilton, London: 1965. 
SIGNED and dated by the author on the front endpaper and also Signed on the title page. First edition. Original publisher's bumped blue cloth with silver titles to the spine. Edges dusty and tips of spine slightly faded otherwise a clean and bright example. In VG price clipped dustwrapper showing some wear to edges and some discolouration to the inner edge of front panel. The dustwrapper is housed in protective removable sleeve. 
Price: 375.00 GBP
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289 Conway H.G. Bugatti
G.T. Foulis & Co Ltd 1963 
First edition hardback VG+ in original publisher's bumped blue cloth with titles to the spine and silver vignette to front cover. No dustwrapper. 6889 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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290 Cook, Ray. Armstrong Siddeley - The Parkside Story 1896-1939
The Rolls Royce Heritage Trust 1988 
ISBN-10: 0951171038 First edition Paperback in pictorial covers as issued. VG showing some signs of reading and light rubbing and uniform fading to the spine. An excellent reference example. Small ink name to title page, Historical Series No.11. This is a part of a large collection of RR Historical Series which we are listing. 6646 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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291 Cooke, M.C. British Edible Fungi: How to Distinguish and How to Cook Them.
London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., 1891 
First edition hardback. 12mo; 237 + 80 pp. of ads, 12 colour plates. Overall VG, in original publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering to front and to faded and bumped spine. Contemporary neat ink name to top corner of title page. Edges a little dusty, minor foxing to tissue guards, slight gap at couple of gatherings, but still a tight and bright example. 4833 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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292 Cookery and Food Association Catalogue of the 28th Universal Cookery & Food Exhibition
The Food & Cookery Publishing Co 1925 
Soft cover catalogue of the 28th Universal Food Exhibition, Feb 16th - 20th 1925. VG, some spotting to page edges slight tears to spine. 6806 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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293 Coram, Dudley Aston Martin, The Story of a Sports Car
Centennial Publications 2004 
Reprint edition hardback. First published in 1957 by Motor Racing Publications Limited, this edition published in April 2004. Near Fine, very clean and bright in Near Fine dustwrapper (slight rubbing and hint of fading to the spine) which is housed in protective removable sleeve. 6829 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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294 Corner, Miss [Julia] Corner The History of England from the Earliest Period to the Present Time
Dean and Son, London 
Fiftieth thousand. A new edition, with chronological table. Original blind-embossed red cloth, with gilt vignette and titles blocked in gilt to upper cover; gilt decorations and titles to spine. though they are noticeably faded. 328 pp., [54] A generally VG copy that is pleasingly tight and clean internally. There is some light rubbing to the edges, knocks to corners, some darkening to the spine; there is some fraying to the cloth at the spine-ends and corners, plus a couple of small splits to the cloth on the spine. Overall, a very good example, however. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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295 Cornford, Frances Fifteen Poems from the French
The Tragara Press, Edinburgh 1976 
Issued in a limited edition of 125 copies. Marbled wraps, with tipped-in title-label.. 39 pp. A Near Fine copy that is showing light wear to the edges and corners. Internally Fine. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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296 Corr, Gerald H. The War of the Springing Tigers
Osprey Publishing Limited, London 1975 
Fine in a VG+ dust-wrapper, slightly rubbed at the corners and head and foot of spine. An An account of 40,000 Indian deserters who, in 1944, gathered in Burma to mount an invasion of their own country: the goal was independence. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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297 Cowbourne, Donald ; Worthington-Williams, Michael (foreword) British Trial Drivers, Their Cars and Awards 1902 - 1914
Smith Settle Limited, Otley, 2003. 
ISBN: 1841030228 / 1-84103-022-8 First edition.Oblong format. 602 pp. with 200 b/w photographs. A Fine copy in Fine wrapper. We have the other titles in the series also in stock. Please note this is a very heavy item and additional shipping charges to destinations outside Europe will apply. The dustwrapper is housed in protective removable sleeve. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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298 Coybee, Eden; Fricero, A. J The Little Frenchman [The Dumpy Books for Children, No. 39]
Chatto & Windus, London 1908 
A later title in the popular early 20th-century pocket-sized children's books. 79 pp.; with coloured drawings throughout. Olive-green pictorial cloth covers are a little bumped at the corners and slightly rubbed at the other extremities, with just a few unobtrusive marks to front and rear panels. Otherwise, a nice clean copy (save for some minor handling and light smudges) with just a couple of looseish hinges to early pages. A very attractive, decent example. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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299 Crawley, John L. ; Britton, Norman J. Birds and Beasts : Selected, Illustrated, Printed
Britton, Bexley 1932 
Inscribed by John (and Raymond) Crawley to the recipient. Dark grey cloth boards, with cream title-label to upper cover. No wrapper called for. 35 pp.; with delightful wood engravings as chapter-heads. A generally VG copy showing some chipping at the spine-ends and corners, and a few faint marks to the boards. Contents are clean and firm, with just a hint of toning to the margins. A very presentable example. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Trial of Neville Heath [Notable British Trials], Critchley, MacDonald (ed.)
300 Critchley, MacDonald (ed.) Trial of Neville Heath [Notable British Trials]
William Hodge & Co., London 1951 
First edition. Bright red cloth binding, with blind-stamped colophon to front cover, gilt titles to spine. Price-clipped dust-wrapper. 239 pp.; 14 monotone plates. A VG copy, lightly rubbed to the edges and corners, in a Good+, browned wrapper (as is common) that is showing some chips and a loss to the head and foot of the spine. Internally Fine; just a little light spotting to the page-edges. A very good example.5395 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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