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41 Adams, O. R. Lameness in Horses [Third Edition]
Lea & Febiger, Philadelphia 1974 
Pictorial orange cloth hardcover, with no dust-wrapper. 566 pp.; well illustrated with draiwngs and photographs. A generally VG copy, slightly bumped at the corners and showing spotting along the spine. Cotents are clean, tight, with a little foxing to page-edges. A solid, decent example. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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Ducati Motor Cycles, Alan Cathcart
42 Alan Cathcart Ducati Motor Cycles
Osprey 1989 
Reprint 1989. edition hardback. Near Fine, bumped otherwise very clean and bright in VG+ dustwrapper (some overall very light wear and rubbing, ) which is housed in protective removable sleeve. Still a pleasing example of this uncommon monograph. 6844 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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43 Alan Coles. Slaughter at Sea
Robert Hale, London. 1986. 
The Truth Behaind A Naval War Crime. First edition. VG+ in VG (spine rubbed and faded) dustwrapper. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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44 Alastair Grieve Whistler's Venice
ale University Press for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven and London 2000 

Price: 75.00 GBP
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45 Albert Damer Cooper, Liam Price An Eighteenth Century Antiquary. The sketches, notes and diaries of Austin Cooper, 1759-1830
John Falconer, Dublin, Ireland 1942 
First edition hardback no dustwrapper. G+ in original publisher's blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and front. 132, 58 pp plates, viii. Wonderfully illustrated throughout text and collection of plates at rear. Ornate bookplate to front free endpaper. Showing some light rubbing, dustiness and minor fading to the spine, otherwise a very pleasing example. Rare. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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46 Alderman, H.M. Old World Villages of the Isle of Wight
Henry J. Drane, London 
Undated: likely 1920s. Grey cloth boards, gilt titles. VG+ [light knocks to lower corners, light rubbing to spine-ends, a couple of unobtrusive marks to boards]. Text block is excellent, with only a spot of foxing to the preliminaries and the vestiages of an owner's inscription to front FEP. A very attractive copy indeed of this Isle of Wight title, with colour frontispiece and many sketches by the author. pp.108. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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47 Alexander, Ruth The Wrecker, Illustrated Edition [Readers Library]
The Readers Library Publishing Company, London n.d. 
Photoplay. Undated [likely 1930s]. Good+ in a VG dust-wrapper [the wrapper is showing a little wear and a spot of loss to the foot of the spine; a touch of foxing and toning to the outer page-edges, the rear endpaper has been taped]. Plates a little loose. Text block is VG; the dust-wrapper is very good indeed. A very good copy of this muder mystery, based on the stage play by Arnold Ridley and Bernard Merrivale. Includes stills from the play (one of which is loose). pp.252. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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48 Alison Uttley. Pictures by Margaret Tempest. Little Grey Rabbit's Paint-Box
Collins, London 1958 
First edition hardback in dustwrapper. Near Fine, bumped otherwise very clean and bright in VG+ dustwrapper (some overall very light wear and rubbing, ) which is housed in protective removable sleeve. Still a pleasing example of this title. 6734 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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49 Altman, Gail S. Beethoven: a Man of His Word
Anubian Press, Tallahassee 1996 
Softcover. 429 pp. A Good+, tight, clean and square copy showing some edge-wear and a spot of earing to the corners. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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50 Amaduzzi, Daniele and Morosini, Nestore F1 The Book
Edizioni World Cross, Parma, Italy 1992 
Bound in green cloth, unclipped dust-wrapper. 191 pp.; well illustrated with color photographs. Housed in a presentation cardboard box. A Near Fine copy [just a spot of toning to the page-edges] in a VG+ wrapper showing a little edge-wear and shallow creasing. Please note that this is a heavy book which may require additional postage costs. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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51 Amanda Triossi and Daniela Mascetti (SIGNED) The Necklace: From Antiquity to the Present
Thames & Hudson. 1997 
ISBN: 0500017670 / 0-500-01767-0 First edition, hardback. INSCRIBED by the author - 'With best wishes - Daniela Mascetti 25/11/1998.' Near Fine, very clean and bright in Near Fine slightly bumped and rubbed dustwrapper which is housed in protective removable sleeve. Scarce signed. 6389. Heavy book, extra shipping charges may apply. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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52 An Angler [attr. Sir Humphry Davy] Salmonia : or, Days of Fly Fishing in a Series of Conversations
John Murray, London 1828 
First edition. Hardback, contemporary brown paper-covered boards with black lettering on cream title-label (which is browned) to spine. Publisher's ads, viii, 273 pp.; occasional text engravings. A clean, tightly-bound copy with light foxing throughout - the foxing is a trifle heavier on the endpapers and early and latter pages. The covers are a little edge-worn and marked; the spine and spine-joints have some superficial surface cracks but the book is structurally very sound - the hinges have likely been recent stabilised. Overall, a very decent copy indeed. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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53 An Englishwoman In Paris (Mrs. Frances Keyzer) French Household Cooking with a number of recipes from the best Paris chefs - Simple and Inexpensive
Country Life Ltd, London, 1919 
Four edition, paper wraps. Superb condition, in original illustrated softcover. Scarce in this format. Near Fine, pencil inscription on front endpaper. An excellent example. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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54 Andre Kukla Social Constructivism and the Philosophy of Science (Philosophical Issues in Science)
Routledge, London 2000 
Paperback. VG+, slight signs of reading, but otherwise very clean and bright. A pleasing example. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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55 Andrew Brown The Neutron And The Bomb
Oxford University Press 1997 

Price: 40.00 GBP
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56 Andrews, C.F. Vickers Aircraft Since 1908.
Putnam, London 1969 
First edition. Navy blue cloth hardcover, gilt titles to spine. VG some light rubbing to the spine and ink inscription to the front endpaper. Worn dustwrapper showing chips and tears.. 566 pp.; well embellished with b/w photographs, drawings, charts; appendices. Dustwrapper housed in removable protective dustwrapper sleeve. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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57 Angel, Martin V. (Ed.) Marine science of the North-West Indian Ocean and adjacent waters, Proceedings of the Mabahiss John Murray International Symposium, Egypt, 3-6 September 1983
Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1984 
Deep Sea Research. Part A. Oceanographic Research Papers. Vol. 31. (ISBN: 0080302858 / 0-08-030285-8) First edition softcover in illustrated card covers. VG, clean and bright with neat ink name on endpaper. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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58 Angel, Martin V. (ed.) ; Smith, Robert L. (ed.) Progress in Oceanography Volume 24 Numbers 1 - 4 , 1990
Pergamon Press, Oxford 1990 
Oceanographic journal . Softcover. ix, 343 pp.; with charts, maps, diagrams and extensive bibliographies. A VG copy showing just a spot of curling to the corners and light edge-wear. Internally Fine and free from annotation, though there is a discreet previous owner's name to the first page. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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59 Angel, Martin V. (ed.) ; Smith, Robert L. (ed.) Progress in Oceanography Volume 43 Numbers 2 -4 , 1999
Pergamon Press, Oxford 1999 
Oceanographic journal covering March to June 1999, Softcover, 157 - 485 pp.; with charts, maps, diagrams and extensive bibliographies. A Near Fine copy showing just a spot of creasing to the covers. Internally Fine and free from annotations. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Owen Tyler, Mr Motorcycling, Anne Pitcher
60 Anne Pitcher Owen Tyler, Mr Motorcycling
c.1999 
Paperback, photograph to front cover, VG, crease on cover. Signed by the author and by Owen Tyler on page 8. 6935 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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