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501 Goerge Reid, Valerie Boyle South American Adventure: Letters from George Reid 1867-70
London Valerie Boyle 1999 
ISBN 095369030X First edition paperback, VG+ showing light signs of reading otherwise clean and bright. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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502 Golden Gorse [Wace, Muriel] The Young Rider: Pointers for Children - for Parents and Grown-Ups
Country Life, London 1936 
Fourth edition. Green cloth boards, darker green titles to front panel and spine. Unclipped dust-wrapper, complete with the original wrapround band. 165 pp.; b/w photographic plates and drawings. A Very Good+ copy, with minor rubbing to extremities; the 'this book belongs to' box has been neatly filled in. Housed in a Very Good wrapper showing a little creasing and minor edge-wear, a few light marks and just a little discolouration. Contents are very clean and tightly, squarely bound. Overall, a very decent copy in vubrant wrapper. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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503 Goldsmith, Oliver. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. The Vicar Of Wakefield.
George Harrap, London. 1929. 
First Edition. Original dark blue cloth, gilt titles and vignettes to front panel and spine. 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. A Very Good and bright copy, lightly bumped at the spine-edges and corners, and slightly darkened on the spine itself; there are a couple of scratches and light marks to the boards, too. Internally clean and tight (owner's bookplate to front endpaper), with light foxing to outer page-edges, early and latter pages. A very pleasing example. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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504 Gordimer, Nadine July's People
Jonathan Cape Limited, London 1981 
Brown cloth boards, gilt titles. Fine in Fine dust-wrapper. An excellent copy of Gordimer's novel of a white couple's relationship with their black servant amid civil war in apartheid South Africa.pp.160. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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505 Gordon Casserly Dwellers in the Jungle
Ward, Lock & Co Ltd, London 1925 
First edition hardback. VG, bumping, rubbing, foxing to title page and page edges, in scarce G+ dustwrapper (some overall wear, rubbing, small chips and tears) which is housed in protective removable sleeve. 6912 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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506 Gordon H. Our Girls in Wartime
The Bodley Head 1918 
First Edition Hardback c.1918. Bound in brown illustrated boards, some marking to cover, bookplate to front board and previous owner's name on front endpaper. Superb illustrations by Joyce Dennys. A very pleasing example. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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507 Goudge, Elizabeth The Middle Window
Duckworth, London 1938 
Second impression (Cheap Edition). Bound in publisher's blue cloth with black titles to spine. In scarce, price-clipped dust-wrapper. 344 pp. A VG copy without inscriptions [spotting to the endpapers; a label has been removed on the front free endpaper] in a Fair wrapper showing chipping to the spine-ends and corners (with quite heavy loss), some closed tears and edge-wear. Internally clean and tight. A presentable example, housed in protective removable dust-wrapper sleeve. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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508 Gough, Keith The Vital Spark - the development of aero-engine sparking plugs
Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust 1991 
ISBN-10: 1872922023 ISBN- 13: 1-872922-02-3 First edition Paperback in pictorial covers as issued. VG showing some signs of reading and light rubbing and uniform fading to the spine. Small ink name to title page. An excellent reference example. Technical Series No.2. This is a part of a large collection of RR Historical Series which we are listing. 6662 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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509 Graesser, Neil Advanced Salmon Fishing: Lessons from Experience
Boydell Press 1987 
First edition, hardback. Near Fine, very clean and bright in Near Fine slightly bumped and rubbed dustwrapper which is housed in protective removable sleeve. 6001 
Price: 11.00 GBP
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510 Graham Swift Last Orders
Picador, London 1996 
Fine in VG+ dust-wrapper. 296 pages. An excellent copy of Swift's novel of four men who honour their dead friend's wish to scatter his ashes at sea. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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511 Graham, Alan. Who Killed Gerald Cruden.
Herbert Jenkins, London. 1925 
First edition of this scarce detective title. 256pp.VG in original publisher's orange cloth with black lettering to the front cover and spine. Small ink name to front pastedown, triangluar stamp on rear pastedown, light foxing throughout and offsetting to the endpapers. Some fading of the titles to the spine. Nevertheless a very pleasing example of this rare book. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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512 Graham, Gerald S. Empire of the North Atlantic
University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1950. 
SIGNED and inscribed by the author on the front endpaper. Hardback presumed first edition. 338 pages in very good, clean condition. Blue cloth with silver titles on the spine. VG+ showing a couple light marks to covers, spine bumped and dustiness to edges. In Good dustwrapper showing overall wear, chipping, small tears and discolouaration. The dustwrapper is housed in protective remobvable sleeve. Scarce signed. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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513 Grant Alison. Instow - A History.
Honeytone Promotions, Instow. 1999 
First limited edition of 1200 copies only. Scarce original pictorial boards 198pp. Near Fine showing some bumping. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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514 Graves, Robert Lawrence and the Arabs
Jonathan Cape, London 1927 
First Edition. Illustrations edited by Eric Kennington; four maps. First edition hardback.454pp frontis. VG+ example bound in half morocco by Bayntun Riviere of Bath. Five raised bands with gilt tooling to the compartments. Slight uniform fading to the spine and top half inch inches of the boards, otherwise internally Fine and free from inscriptions. Overall, an excellent example. VG+ copy in publisher's light brown cloth & leather. Gilt titles to slightly faded spine. Internally Fine and free from inscriptions. Overall, an excellent example. 6756 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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515 Gray, J.D. Allan The Central Middlesex Hospital. The first sixty years 1903-63
Pitman Medical Publishing Co. Ltd 1963 
First edition hardback in original publisher's bumped green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, previous owner's address label to front board. Near Fine, very clean and bright in VG dustwrapper (some overall wear, rubbing, one small tear) which is housed in protective removable sleeve. 6816 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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516 Green, Lynne W. Barns-Graham: A Studio Life
Lund Humphries Publishers Ltd 2001 
ISBN-10: 085331828X ISBN-13: 978-0853318286 First edition, hardback. Near Fine, very clean and bright in Near Fine slightly bumped and rubbed dustwrapper which is housed in protective removable sleeve. 7030. Heavy books, extra shipping charges may apply. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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517 Greenaway, Kate (Illustrator) Mother Goose
Frederick Warne & Co., London 1910 
Reprint. Undated (circa 1910). The book comes with its original printed glassine covering, with 'One Shilling & Sixpence Net' on the front panel and a list of Greenaway titles on the front flap. Original pictorial boards with green-cloth back-strip. 52 pp., fully illustrated with coloured plates throughout. Very Good+ condition, a touch bumped at the corners but internally clean, crisp and tight, with no previous owners' marks; there is the beginning of some spotting on the endpapers. A very attractive copy indeed. 
Price: 160.00 GBP
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518 Greene, Graham. May We Borrow Your Husband?
The Bodley Head 1967 
First Edition. Fine in VG dustwrapper [the wrapper is showing some minor wear, a short nick and a touch of nibbling to the head of the spine]. Text block is fine. A very attractive copy indeed. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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519 Greene, Graham. May We Borrow Your Husband?
The Bodley Head 1967 
First Edition. Fine in original dustwrapper ( showing some staining to back cover and minor, rubbing and wear). The dustwrapper is housed in a protective removable sleeve. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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520 Greene, H. Plunket Where the Bright Waters Meet
Philip Allan, London 1924 
First edition hardback. Good condition with no dust-wrapper. viii, 253, [1] pp.; mono plates.; rear-endpaper map. Publisher's blue cloth binding with gilt lettering to spine. Covers have noticeable marks and splashes, corners and spine-ends are bumped, and the spine is slightly darkened. Internally clean and tight, save for some scattered, mostly light, foxing to pages and the occasional smudge; the front panel's hinge is starting and there is a previous owner's name in pencil to the inside front cover. A decent reference. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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521 Greener, Graham. The Greener Story, The History of the Greener Gunmakers and their Guns
Quiller Press, London, 2000. 
(ISBN: 9781899163540) First Edition hardback. Near Fine (Ink name to endpaper) in near Fine dustwrapper which is housed in protective removable sleeve. 
Price: 70.00 GBP
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522 Greener, W. W. The Gun and its Developement.
Arms and Armour Press, 1980 
Not dated - circa 1980s. A modern facsimile of Greener's 1910 original. Hardback with unclipped (repriced) dust-wrapper. 804 pp.; illustrated profusely in b/w. Very Good condition, with minor bumps to the book's extremities and a few faint arks to the outer page-edges, in a sharp, clean wrapper showing minor edge-wear. Internally clean, firm and unmarked. A decent copy, housed in a pr0tective dust-wrapper covering. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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523 Grenfell, Captain Russell Main Fleet to Singapore
Faber and Faber, London 1951 
From the library of Admiral Sir Arthur Palliser. INSCRIBED by the author to Palliser on the front free endpaper. Publisher's original blue cloth, gilt titles to spine. 238pp.; mono plates and six maps. A VG copy, slightly rubbed at the extremities, in a chipped, unclipped dust-wrapper showing a little marking and discolouration and slight darkening to the spine. Contents are clean and tight although two pages have been neatly cut out and a further page has been partially excised. That aside, a decent copy with an excellent naval association. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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524 Gunther E. Rothenberg Napoleon's Great Adversary: Archduke Charles and the Austrian Army, 1792-1814
Spellmount, Staplehurst. 1995 
1995 reissue hardback. Near Fine, very clean and bright in Near Fine dustwrapper which is housed in protective removable sleeve. An outstanding example. 5998 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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525 Guthrie, Tyrone A New Theatre
McGraw-Hill, New York 1964 
First edition hardback. INSCRIBED to a name recipient on the front free endpaper. Good+ condition (book's extremities are bumped; dusty top edge) in a slightly chipped and edge-worn but generally bright and clean wrapper (unclipped). Internally clean and tight - there are a couple of pencil-erasure marks and the odd fox-spot. A decent copy. 188 pp.; b/w photographic plates. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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526 H. H. Swinnerton Fossils
Collins, London 1960 
First edition hardback. VG+, some spotting to tops of page edges, ink name on front endpaper, otherwise very clean and bright in VG+ dustwrapper which is housed in protective removable sleeve. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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527 H.A. Manhood Gay Agony
Jonathan Cape, London 1930 
First edition hardback, no 768 of 2000. Fine, very clean and bright in VG+ slightly rubbed and bumped dustwrapper which is housed in protective removable sleeve. Edges dusty otherwise, a very pleasing example. 7012 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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528 H.P. White Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain: Greater London
David & Charles 1987 
ISBN 0946537399 Third edition hardback in dustwrapper. Near Fine, very clean and bright in Near Fine slightly bumped and rubbed dustwrapper showing hint of discreet fading to the spine. The dustwrapper is housed in protective removable sleeve. An excellent example and part of a collection of other titles in the series. 6768 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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529 H.P. White Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain: Southern England
David & Charles 1982 
ISBN 0715383655 Fourth edition hardback in dustwrapper. Near Fine, very clean and bright in Near Fine slightly bumped and rubbed dustwrapper showing hint of discreet fading to the spine. The dustwrapper is housed in protective removable sleeve. An excellent example and part of a collection of other titles in the series. 6767 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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530 Habesch, David The Army's Navy : British Military Vessels and their History Since Henry VIII
Chatham Publishing, London 2001 
First edition. Black cloth binding, with gilt titles to spine. Unclipped dust-wrapper. 240 pp.; b/w photographs and illustrations aplenty. Near Fine [some light marks to the front FEP] in a VG wrapper that has a small chip to the head of the spine and light creasing to the upper edge but is otherwise superb. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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531 Hales, H. K. [Harold Keates] ; foreword by Lord Sempill The Chariots of the Air
Wright and Brown, London 1936 
Undated [1936 ]. Good condition hardback, with no dust-wrapper. xiv, 164 pp.; portrait frontispiece and mono plates. Black cloth covers, bumped at the spine and corners with some light speckling to front and rear panel. Internally clean and sound, though the front free endpaper has been excised and there is some heavy foxing to early and latter pages and very light scattered foxing elsewhere. The portrait frontis has been defaced but text and the other plates are clean. A decent reference-copy of this rare early-aviation title. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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532 Hamilton, Ernest W. The First Seven Divisions
Hurst & Blackett, London 1916 
Being a Detailed Account of the Fighting from Mons to Ypres. Eighth edition. VG [minor bumping and rubbing to covers, spine faded] in original maroon cloth binding. Some light customary foxing to the outer page-edges, off-setting to endpapers. Text block is excellent [owner's inscriptions to front FEP and title-page]. pp.312; includes four maps (two fold-out) and a newspaper clipping has been tipped in the rear; it relates the events of Mons twelve years earlier (the clipping is dated 1928). 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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533 Hardingham, Edward. Hugh Leventhorpe. (SIGNED by Author)
Simpkin Marshall, London. 1906 
First edition hardback. Signed and inscribed by the author on the half title. Original publisher's red bumped cloth with gilt titles to the spine. pp viii, 463. Overall VG, some offsetting and foxing to prelims, edges dusty, some minor marks and rubbing to the boards. Overall a pleasing example and scarce signed. No dustwrapper. 4785 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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534 Harmsworth, Ronald Further Outlook Unsettled
Chas. J. Sawyer, London 1930 
Cream pictorial boards with like, unclipped dust-wrapper. VG- in Good+ dust-wrapper (wrapper is a little grubby, chipped at the head and foot of the spine, a little loss to spine-ends and corner-tips). Text block is generally VG: early matter and closing pages are little grubby. An attractive copy, highly scarce in dust-wrapper, of this colourfully illustrated collection of limericks. Unpaginated (approx. 60 pages); illustrated well in colour 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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535 Harold Merskey The Analysis of Hysteria
Gaskell, London. 1995 
Second edition. Hardback in dustwrapper. Fine in fine dustwrapper which is housed in protective removable sleeve. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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536 Harrap, Charles Offset Printing from Stone and Plates
Raithby, Lawrence & Co., Leicester 1927 
Third (Jubilee) edition. Maroon cloth covers, gilt titles to spine and front panel. xvi, 352 pp.; colour frontis, numerous full-page and in-text photographs. A Good+ copy with no dust-wrapper. The covers are showing some speckling and light scuffs, and there is some rubbing to the extremities. Contents are generallt tight and clean; the front hinge has split and there is some light foxing to early matter and some mild handling. The front free endpaper has been removed. Else, a decent reference copy. Scarce. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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537 Harris, Roger The Allocation History of BR Diesels & Electrics Part Six (Section A) Channel Tunnel Loco Fleets Class 01-46
Roger Harris, Bromsgrove, 2006 
Third and Final edition, paperback as issued. VG in original colour photographic card covers. 152pp, showing some light signs of reading, but an excellent reference example. 5820 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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538 Harris, John English and Decorative Ironwork 1610 - 1836
Alec Tiranti, London 1960 
A Good+ copy in bright red buckram, woth gilt titles and decorations to front panel and spine. A clean, tight copy without inscriptions, although there is some residual damp-staining to the outer page-edges; the last few pages are a touch creased and the cloth on the rear panel is also slightly rippled. Else, the covers are bright and clean, with a little light scuffing and a small scorch mark to the spine. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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539 Harrison, Charles ; Frascina, Francis ; Perry, Gill Primitivism, Cubism, Abstraction
Yale University Press / The Open University 1993 
Hardcover, with unclipped dust-wrapper. A Very Good, very slightly bumped at the upper corners, in a Very Good wrapper showing just a little shallow creasing along its upper edge. Contents are clean, tight and unmarked. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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540 Harvey Darton F.J. (ed) The Seven Champions of Christendom
Wells Gardner Dalton & Co. 1923 
G+ Reprint. Illustrated by Norman Ault (illustrator). Colour frontispiece and title page, black and white plates. Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering and colour design on front board and along spine. Bookplate on front paste-down and gift inscription on front endpaper. Some foxing on page edges 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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541 Harvey-Bailey A. and Evans M. Rolls-Royce - the pursuit of excellence
Sir Henry Royce Memorial Foundation 1984 
First edition Paperback in pictorial covers as issued. G showing some signs of reading, and light rubbing and uniform fading to the spine. Small ink name to title page, some ink annotations to the text. An excellent reference example. Historical Series No.3. This is a part of a large collection of RR Historical Series which we are listing. 6656 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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542 Harvey-Bailey Alec Rolls-Royce - Hives, The Quiet Tiger
Sir Henry Royce Memorial Foundation 1985 
First edition Paperback in pictorial covers as issued. G showing some signs of reading and light rubbing and uniform fading to the spine. Small ink name to title page, some ink annotations to the text. An excellent reference example. Historical Series No.7. This is a part of a large collection of RR Historical Series which we are listing. 6659 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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543 Harvey-Bailey Alec Twenty to Wraith
Sir Henry Royce Memorial Foundation 1986 
ISBN-10: 095143943X ISBN-13: 978-0951439432 First edition Paperback in pictorial covers as issued. G+ showing some signs of reading and light rubbing and uniform fading to the spine. Small ink name to title page. An excellent reference example. Historical Series No.8. This is a part of a large collection of RR Historical Series which we are listing. 6660 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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544 Harvey-Bailey Alec Rolls-Royce - The Derby Bentleys
Sir Henry Morris Memorial Foundation 1985 
ISBN-10: 0951439413 ISBN-13: 978-0951439418 First edition Paperback in pictorial covers as issued. VG showing some signs of reading and light rubbing and uniform fading to the spine. Small ink name to title page. An excellent reference example. Historical Series No.5. This is a part of a large collection of RR Historical Series which we are listing. 6661 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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545 Harvey-Bailey, Alec and Piggott , Dave The Merlin 100 Series - The Ultimate Military Development
The Rolls Royce Heritage Trust 1993 
First edition Paperback in pictorial covers as issued., VG showing some signs of reading and light rubbing. An excellent reference example. Small ink name to title page, Historical Series No. 19. This is a part of a large collection of RR Historical Series which we are listing. 6638 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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546 Harvey-Bailey, Alec. Rolls-Royce - The Formative Years 1906-1939
The Rolls Royce Heritage Trust 1983 
Second edition Paperback in pictorial covers as issued., VG showing light signs of reading. An excellent reference example. Small ink name to title page, slight fading to spine. Historical Series No. 1. This is a part of a large collection of RR Historical Series which we are listing. 6628 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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547 Harvey-Bailey, Alec. Rolls-Royce - The Sons Of Martha
Sir Henry Royce Memorial Foundation. 1989 
First edition Paperback in pictorial covers as issued., VG showing light signs of reading. An excellent reference example. Small ink name to title page, Historical Series No. 14. This is a part of a large collection of RR Historical Series which we are listing. 6629 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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548 Haslam, Nicholas. Redeeming Features
Jonathan Cape Ltd, Londn 2009 
Nicky Haslam has found himself at the centre of the most interesting circles wherever he is - at parties, opening nights, royal weddings. In London in the late '50s he crossed paths - and more - with Cecil Beaton, Francis Bacon, Diana Cooper. As new in dustwrapper. First edition hardback. The dustwrapper is housed in a protective removable sleeve. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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549 Hasted, Jane-Eliza Pattern Of People
Hutchinson and Co, London [1947] 
First edition hardback in dustwrapper. VG in slightly bowed original publisher's blue boards with black titles . Edges dusty, slight offsetting to front endpaper, otherwise a clean and bright example. In Good non price clipped dustwrapper showing chipping, rubbing, some tears and some slight discolouration. The wrapper is housed in a protective removable sleeve. Overall an attractive example.4682 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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550 Hatfield Jerry. American Racing Motorcycles
Haynes Pub. Group 1982 
ISBN 0854292918 First edition hardback. VG, bumped (remains of sticker to front flap and endpaper and black crayon mark to rear blank endpaper) otherwise clean and bright in G+ dustwrapper (some overall wear, rubbing,and fading to areas of wrapper.) which is housed in protective removable sleeve. Still an excellent reference example of this uncommon monograph. 6847 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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551 Hawkins, C.W. The Story Of Alton
Alton Urban District Council. 1973. 
First edition. Original blue cloth with black titles to the spine, minor foxing to page edges, ink inscription to the front endpaper. In Very Good dustwrapper showing some light wear to the corners and edges and minor foxing to the flaps. An attractive copy. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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552 Hawks, Ellison The Book of the Austin Ten for the Owner Driver
The Gregg Publishing Company, London 1951 
Pale blue cloth boards, black titles to spine and upper cover. Unclipped dust-wrapper. 238 pp.; b/w frontispiece, photographs and many diagrams. A generally VG copy, in rather speckled, rubbed boards; housed in an attractive, bright wrapper showing some chips - with very small spots of paper-loss to the spine-ends - and closed edge-tears, plus some marks to the rear panel. Contents are clean, tight and unmarked; some very light spotting to page-edges. A decent example housed in a protective, removable dust-wrapper covering. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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553 Haydon, A.L. The Book Of The Lifeboat
The Pilgrim Press, London n.d. 
Original publishers illustrated cloth. Red cloth ornately decorated with maritime illustrations to cover and spine plus gilt titling. VG+, superb clean and bright cloth, some offsetting and near contemporary ink inscription to f.e.p. A very pleasing example. 6602 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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554 Hayward, Ruth Poems Old and New
Arthur H. Stockwell, Ilfracombe 1968 
Scarce poetry anthology. Near Fine in grey textured cloth boards with gilt titles to upper cover. There is a very small dint to the top edge of the front panel and a small rub at the foot of the spine. Contents are Fine and unmarked. An excellent example. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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555 Hayward, Wm Stephens Mildred's Cross; or, the Road to High Ruin
Charles H. Clarke, London 1860 
Undated (circa 1860). Pictorial boards. 320 pp. A reading or binding copy - the back-strip is missing and the front panel has become detached. The text block is clean and unmarked, however. There is a bookseller's stamp to the front pastedown. Scarce, 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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556 Headlam, Cuthbert The Guards Division in the Great War 1915 - 1918
John Murray, London 1924 
First editions. Volume I - xvii, [1], 322 pp.;,colour frontispiece, ten maps (nine folding); Volume II - xi, [1], 358 pp.; colour frontispiece, eight folding maps - lacks the map of the Western Front at the end of the book. Publisher's maroon cloth gilt with the Guards' 'eye' insignia to front panels; gilt spine-titles. No dust-wrappers. The boards have some scuffs and splashes, and are showing rubbing and bumping to extremities; there are splits in the cloth on the spine, which are also a little faded. Contents are clean and securely-bound, with some foxing to early and latter pages. A neatly inked-in previous owner's name adorns the half-title in Volume II. A decent, solid set, ideal for reference. Please note that the combined weight exceeds 2kg and additional shipping charges may be requested. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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557 Heath, Ambrose Good Soups
Faber& Faber, London 1935 
Near fine in VG price-clipped dustwrapper with some light marks and minor rubbing and chipping to spine ends. Overall a pleasing example in the scarce dustwrapper which is housed in a protective removable sleeve. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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558 Heath, Ambrose Good Soups
Faber & Faber, London 1935 
Near fine in VG price-clipped dustwrapper with some light marks and minor rubbing and chipping to spine ends. Overall a pleasing example in the scarce dustwrapper which is housed in a protective removable sleeve. 6965 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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559 Heath, Charles Proud Days for Monmouth
Nelson Museum & Local History Centre, Monmouth 2002 
Limited Edition facsimile reprint (no. 85 of 500) of Charles Heath's 1908 edition. Very Fine. Printed to mark the 200th anniversary of Nelson's visits to Monmouth. In publisher's black cloth binding with gilt titles to spine, housed in a protective removal sleeve. 
Price: 32.00 GBP
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560 Heinrich, Wolfgang. Building the Peace: Experiences of Collaborative Peacebuilding in Somalia 1993-1996: Horn of Africa Series 3
Life & Peace Institute, Uppsala, Sweden, 1997. 
(ISBN: 9187748444) First edition paperback as issued. Paperback, some minor signs of wear, neat opening crease at spine otherwise a pleasing example. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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561 Helm, W.H. JANE AUSTEN AND HER COUNTRY-HOUSE COMEDY
Everleigh Nash 1909 
First edition hardback. Original publisher's rubbed and bumped blue boards with gilt titles to front and to faded spine. Offsetting and foxing to endpapers and prelims. Fore edge and bottom uncut as issued. Inscribed on the front endpaper'Mary Reniza Paine ( Jane Austen's Great Niece) from K.L.K? 1909. An interesting family association of this scarce book. 253pp , frontispiece and facsimile letter by J.A. Scarce. 5011 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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562 Helm, W.H. JANE AUSTEN AND HER COUNTRY-HOUSE COMEDY
Everleigh Nash 1909 
First edition hardback. Sowing overall heavy wear. Original publisher's rubbed and bumped burgandy boards with gilt titles to front and to faded spine. Offsetting and foxing to endpapers and prelims. Various inscriptions to front paste-down and endpapers. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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563 Henderson, Bernard; Calvert, C. Wonder Tales Of Alsace-Lorraine.
Philip Allan & Co. London. 1925. 
Illustrated by Constance C. Rowlands. 274pp. 8 full colour plates and numerous in text black and white line illustrations. Original red cloth, gilt titles to spine. First edition. VG+ bright and clean showing some offsetting to the endpapers and dustiness to edges. In scarce dustwrapper; VG showing rubbing and minor wear, creasing and some light discolouration. Two small ink letters (P/N) on front panel . Uncommon in wrapper which is is housed in protective removable sleeve. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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564 Henderson, G.F.R. Stonewall Jackson and the American Civil War.
Longmans, London. 1903. 
New Impression. With introduction by Field-Marshal Viscount Wolseley 2 Vols. VG in original publisher's red cloth with gilt titles to spine. Bookseller's stamp to front endpaper, foxing to endpapers and page edges. Overall a pleasing example. 6917 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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565 Henniker, Tony Rolls-Royce On The Front Line
The Rolls Royce Heritage Trust 2000 
ISBN 1872922171 First edition Paperback in pictorial covers as issued. VG showing light signs of reading. An excellent reference example. Small ink name to title page. Historical Series No.29. This is a part of a large collection of RR Historical Series which we are listing. 6631 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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566 Henry Hope and Sons (Trade Catalogue) Hope's Makers of Fine Windows Publication No. 260 1951
Printed in England at the Curwen Press, London. 1951 
First edition, Good showing bumping and heavy rubbing to corners. Internally, aside from slight foxing to the endpapers, very clean and bright. Bound in original publisher's Curwen paper covered boards, cloth spine. "A catalogue of metal windows for drawing-office use, giving specifications, sections and useful information on design, fixing & glazing." Heavy book, extra international shipping charges may apply. Excellent reference example. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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567 Henshaw, Alex. Testing The Spitfire
John Murray, London 1979 
First edition hardback. Near Fine, bumped (neat ink name to endpaper) 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. 6876 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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568 Hergé. Herge [Remi, George] The Land Of Black Gold [The Adventures of Tintin]
Methuen, London 1972 
First UK edition. Translated by Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper and Michael Turner. First edition hardback. Glazed pictorial boards, black titles tospine, with no dust-wrapper as issued. 62 pp. Very Good condition with some foxing to the early and latter pages, and a spot of toning to outer page-margins. The spine-ends are a little rubbed; boards are clean and sharp, though showing some light edge-wear and minor bumping to corners. A nice, vibrant copy. 6496 
Price: 70.00 GBP
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569 Hergé. Herge. The Red Sea Sharks [The Adventures of Tintin]
Methuen 1965 
Translated by Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper and Michael Turner. Second edition hardback. 1965. VG , spine a slightly worn and rubbed, in pictorial boards (showing slight wear and bumping to corners). Internally, very clean and bright with just hint of browning to the margins. Overall a very attractive example. 6621 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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570 Hergé. Herge. King Ottokar's Sceptre [The Adventures of Tintin]
Methuen 1964 
Translated by Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper and Michael Turner. Second edition hardback. 1964. VG , spine a slightly worn and rubbed, in pictorial boards (showing slight wear and bumping to corners). Internally, very clean and bright with just hint of browning to the margins. Overall a very attractive example. 6622 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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571 Hergé. Herge. The Red Sea Sharks [The Adventures of Tintin]
Methuen 1965 
Translated by Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper and Michael Turner. Second edition hardback. 1965. VG , spine a slightly worn and rubbed, in pictorial boards (showing slight wear and bumping to corners). Internally, clean and bright with just hint of browning to the margins and some foxing to the oages. Overall a very pleasing example. 6623 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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572 Hergé. Herge. The Crab With The Golden Claws [The Adventures of Tintin]
Methuen 1964 
Translated by Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper and Michael Turner. Second edition hardback. 1964. VG , spine a slightly worn and rubbed, in pictorial boards (showing slight wear and bumping to corners). Internally, very clean and bright with just hint of browning to the margins. Overall a very attractive example. 6624 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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573 Hermann Hecht Pre-cinema History: Encyclopaedia and Annotated Bibliography of the Moving Image Before 1896
Bowker Saur, in association with BFI 
First edition hardback. Original glazed borads as issued. Very clean and bright. Rare 6691 
Price: 230.00 GBP
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574 Herzog, Chaim Major General The War Of Atonement
Weidenfeld & Nicolson London 1975 
First edition SIGNED and INSCRIBED by the author to Air Vice Marshal Menaul (Commander of British atomic trials task force). 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 interesting association copy. 6269 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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575 Hilary Seton The Stonemason's Boy
Heinemann 1975 
First edition, VG very clean and bright in Good dustwrapper (some overall heavy wear, rubbing, small chips and tears) which is housed in protective removable sleeve. With gift inscription by the author on title page. 6991. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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576 Hildrew, Alan; Raffaelli, D.; Giller, Paul S. Aquatic Ecology : Scale, Pattern and Process

0 632 03789 X First edition hardback. Fine clean and bright exsmple, in dustwrapper showing some wear to edges. The dustwrapper is housed in protective removable sleeve. Heavy book extra postal chrages may apply. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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577 Hill, George Birkbeck (Ed) Colonel Gordon in Central Africa 1874-1879 (Fourth Edition) facsimile.
Kraus Reprint co. 1969. 
Kraus facsimile reprint 1969. VG+ in black boards and gilt titles to spine. No dustwarpper. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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578 Hillier, J. The Harari Collection of Japanese Paintings and Drawings: Volume 3.
Lund Humphries, London 1973 
First edition hardback in slipcase as issued. 4to. vi. 365-572pp. Some rubbing and minor surface loss to slipcase, book in excellent near fine clean and bright condition. A very pleasing example of this Japanese monograph. 6633 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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579 Hills, John Waller. River Keeper
Geoffrey Bles, London 1947 
Reissue (first published in 1934). A Very Good condition hardcover in navy-blue cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine. 176 pp.; mono photographic plates to rear. Some minor bumping to corners and spine and a little foxing to the endpapers and outer page-edges. Otherwise, a clean and firmly-bound copy without previous owner's marks. In a sharp, unclipped wrapper showing some small chips and minor edge-wear, and a few marks to the rear and panel. There is a horizontal strip of browning to the front panel but overall an attractive example, now housed in a protective dust-wrapper covering. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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580 Hillstead, A.F.C. Fifty Years With Motor Cars.
Faber and Faber, London 1960 
First edition hardbardback in dustwrapper. VG+ in original publisher's green cloth with gilt titles to spine. Very clean and bright with just some offsetting to endpapers. In VG dustwrapper showing some chipping to the spine, rubbing, bumping, some marking and couple of small edge chips. Nevertheless a pleasing example.The wrapper is housed in protective removable sleeve. 4718 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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581 Hinsley, F. H. ; Thomas, E. E. ; Ransom, C. F. G. ; Knight, R. C. British Intelligence in the Second World War : Its Influence on Strategy & Operations (History of the Second World War Volume 3 : Part 1)
HMSO, London 1984 
Hardback with dust-wrapper. xvi, 693 pp.; maps, including coloured endpaper maps. Publisher's green cloth covers with gilt lettering (blocked in black) to spine. Near Fine condition, with minor bumps to corners and spine-ends, in a Very Good+, unclipped wrapper showing a spot of edge-wear. Internally Fine - crisp, tight and inscription-free. A very presentable copy in a protective dust-wrapper sleeve. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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582 Hitchcox, Linda. Vietnamese Refugees in Southeast Asian Camps
Palgrave Macmillan, 1990. 
(ISBN: 0333525787 / 0-333-52578-7) Paperback, Ex library. Label to spine, ink number to title and card holder on front endpaper. Still an excellent reference example. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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583 Hobbs, A. C. Construction of Locks and Safes Circa 1850 [Facsimile]
Kingsmead Reprints, Bath 1974 
Reprint. Brown buckram, unclipped dust-wrapper. vii, 212 pp.; well illustrated with engravings in the text. A VG+ copy in VG wrapper showing some minor edge-wear and a couple of small closed tears at the lower edge and on the front spine-joint. Internally clean, tight and unmarked. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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584 Hobbs, H . Major. John Barleycorn Bahadur. Old Time Taverns in India.
H Hobbs, Calcutta 1943 
First edition hardback, privately printed by the author. 8vo 304pp photographic frontis. Original tan paper boards with cloth spine and black letteing to front. A scarce in depth study of the history of taverns and hotels in India. VG, some bleaching of cloth, a little bumped and rubbed and a couple of pages slightly loose. Otherwise a tight and clean example of this scarce book. 5349 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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585 Holland Muriel Wizard Winkle Goes North
Brockhampton Press, Leicester 1962 
First edition hardback. Near Fine (ink namer to front endpaper)., 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 title. 6689 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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586 Holloway, Estelle Not to Astonish Others (SIGNED by author)
Estelle Holloway 1997 
ISBN-10: 0951210424 First edition, hardback. SIGNED by author. Near Fine, very clean and bright in Near Fine slightly bumped and rubbed dustwrapper which is housed in protective removable sleeve. An excellent example. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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587 Holloway, Estelle Portraits Of The Tedworth Fox. Signed by Author.
Estelle Holloway, Melksham 1995 
ISBN 0951210416 First edition, hardback. SIGNED by author. Near Fine, very clean and bright in Near Fine slightly bumped and rubbed dustwrapper which is housed in protective removable sleeve. An excellent example. 
Price: 32.00 GBP
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588 Holthusen, J. R. The Land Speed Record - to the Sound Barrier and Beyond
Haynes, Yeovil 1986 
First edition hardback with unclipped dust-wrapper. This is NOT the Guild Press book-club edition. 223 pp., profusely illustrated in colour and b/w. Pictorial boards, with light bumps to the upper corners and light rubbing to other extremities. Else, internally clean, firm and inscription-free. In a bright, clean wrapper showing a little edge-wear and some minor scuffing. A decent copy housed in a protective dust-wrapper covering. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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589 Homer ; Leaf, Walter (notes, introduction) The Iliad
Macmillan & Co., London 1886 
College presentation binding. Full tree-calf with college crest to front board, raised bands and gilt lettering to spine; marbled page-edges and endpapers; gilt inner dentelles. 422, 505 pp.; b/w frontispieces. Text is in Classical Greek with English notes below. Essentially reference copies only - the front boards of each volume are loose and the books' extremities are somewhat bumped and rubbed. Internally clean and secure for the most part, although there are pencil annotations throughout both volumes. A prize dedication and a previous owner's name also grace both volumes. A decent set and attractive binding, despite the evident imperfections. Heavy set, extra shipping may apply. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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590 Honan, Park. Jane Austen: Her Life
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London. 1987 
First edition. Fine (ink inscription to f.e.p.) in Near Fine dustwrapper. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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591 Hope, Anthony. The Prisoner Of Zenda
Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, nd. (1894) 
First edition, third state with six titles on the verso of the title and this title listed in the ads at the rear. 8vo., Original publisher's plum cloth lettered in gilt on front and with "Arrowsmith's 3/6 Series Vol. XVIII" at the foot of the spine. VG example showing bumping, slight spine lean, mild fading to spine, edges dusty, light foxing to pastedowns, otherwise clean and bright internally. The hinges are good and there are no ink marks or inscriptions. Lacking front endpaper.A pleasing example. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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592 Hope, Anthony. The Prisoner Of Zenda
Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, nd. (1894) 
First edition, third state with six titles on the verso of the title and this title listed in the ads at the rear. 8vo., Original publisher's plum cloth lettered in gilt on front and with "Arrowsmith's 3/6 Series Vol. XVIII" at the foot of the spine. VG example showing bumping, slight spine lean, mild marking and rubbing to spine, edges dusty, contemporary ink name and remains of label to front free endpaper; otherwise clean and bright internally. The hinges are good. A pleasing example. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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593 Hope, J.F.R. A History of Hunting in Hampshire
The Wykeham Press 1950 
Scarce. First edition hardback. No dustwrapper. VG publisher's blue boards with gold titles on the spine. Light foxing to the endpapers. Ink name and small address label to the front endpaper. Some marking and bumps to boards, spine slightly faded and rubbed to the corners. Nevertheless a clean and tight example of the scarce monograph. 6358 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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594 Horlock. (K.W.). 'Scrutator' Letters On The Management of Hounds.
Published At The Office Of "Bell's Life In London" 1852 
First Edition. With folding plan, finely bound in half morocco by Birdsall, decorated in gilt to spine, pp. 336. A very pleasing example indeed, just a little rubbed at the corbers and spine-edges. 5012 
Price: 175.00 GBP
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595 Howard, Elizabeth Jane After Julius [Inscribed by the author]
Jonathan Cape, London 1965 
Inscribed by Elizabeth Jane Howard to the front FEP; dedicated to Woodrow (later Lord) Wyatt ['Yet another novel. Elizabeth Jane Howard write it. Woodrow Wyatt owns it.']. Wyatt's bookplate is also affixed to the front pastedown. Light tan boards, gilt titles to spine, unclipped dust-wrapper. A superb, Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dust-wrapper. The wrapper is showing only minor indications of wear to its extremities, and a spot of darkening to the rear. The text-block is fine, save for some light markings to the bottom edge. Overall, an excellent, unique copy. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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596 Howard, Elizabeth Jane Odd Girl Out [Inscribed by the author]
Jonathan Cape, London 1972 
Inscribed by Elizabeth Jane Howard to the front FEP; dedicated to Woodrow (later Lord) Wyatt Wyatt's bookplate is also affixed to the front pastedown. Plum boards, gilt titles to spine, unclipped dust-wrapper. A superb, Near Fine copy (bumping to spine) in a Near Fine dust-wrapper. The wrapper is showing only minor indications of wear to its extremities, and a spot of darkening to the rear. The text-block is fine, save for some light markings to the bottom edge. Overall, an excellent, unique copy. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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597 Hoyle, Walter; Cook, Olive (introduction) ; Bawden, Edward (illustrations); Smith, Edwin (illustrations) To Sicily with Edward Bawden
The Previous Parrot Press, Church Hanborough, Oxon 1998 
Published in a limited edition of 350; this is number 99. Signed by Cook and Hoyle. The book was originally published in handwritten form in 1990 in a limited edition of just ten copies. Even in this expanded edition, it is a scarce Bawden title. Hardcover: pictorial paper-covered boards over navy blue spine; cream title-label to spine. No dust-wrapper as called for. 67 numbered pages; illustrated well in colour and black-and-white, with facsimile handwritten text. 2370 Published in a limited edition of 350; this is number 99. Signed by Cook and Hoyle. The book was originally published in handwritten form in 1990 in a limited edition of just ten copies. Even in this expanded edition, it is a scarce Bawden title. Hardcover: pictorial paper-covered boards over navy blue spine; cream title-label to spine. No dust-wrapper as called for. 67 numbered pages; illustrated well in colour and black-and-white, with facsimile handwritten text.A Near Fine copy [a small mark to the foot of the spine, some very light marginal rubbing ot the boards] which is immaculate internally. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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598 Hrisoulas, Jim. The Complete Bladesmith. Forging Your Way To Perfection.
Paladin Press, Colorado. 1987 
Hardback. Near Fine in Near Fine dustwrapper which is housed in a protective removable sleeve. A very presentable example indeed. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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599 Hsiung S.I. The Western Chamber
Methuen & Co ltd 1935 
First edition, hardback. Near Fine, very clean and bright in Near Fine slightly bumped and rubbed dustwrapper which is housed in protective removable sleeve. With cards and notes signed by the author 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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600 Hubback, J. H.; Hubback, Edith C. Jane Austen's Sailor Brothers Being the Adventures of Sir Francis Austen, G. C. B., Admiral of the Fleet and Rear-Admiral Charles Austen
John Lane - The Bodley Head, London, 1906. 
Being the Adventures of Sir Francis Austen, G.C.B., Admiral of the Fleet and Rear Admiral Charles Austen.1906. First edition, original green publisher's boards with gilt lettering to the spine and front. VG, bumped with some bumping, rubbing and feint marking. Internally showing some foxing to the pages and edges. A scarce Jane Austen related volume. 5823 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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