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The British Sundial Society Bulletin Volume 12 (ii)

By: Various.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The British Sundial Society: 2000

Seller ID: 005356

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated glossy card covers with black lettering, pp52, size: 21 x 29.5cm. In Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations. Articles include: A Sundial for Christ Church, Oxford, Based on a Dial by Nicholaus Kratzer, James Gregory's Meridian Line at St.Andrews University, Cambridge Sundials Old and New, Photographing the Eclipse of the Sun in Bulgaria, The Gatty Family, Some Mass Dials in Normandy and many more. View more info

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The British Sundial Society Bulletin Volume 12 (iii)

By: Various.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The British Sundial Society: 2000

Seller ID: 005357

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated glossy card covers with black lettering, pp52, size: 21 x 29.5cm. In Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations. Articles include: Photographing Sundials, The Genesis of the Tyler's and Bricklayers' Sundial, Medieval Monastic Sundials with Six Sectors, The British Sundial Society in Scotland and many more. View more info

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The British Sundial Society Bulletin Volume 13 (i) March 2001.

By: Various.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The British Sundial Society: 2001

Seller ID: 005376

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated glossy card covers with black lettering, pp52, size: 21 x 29.5cm. In Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations. Articles include: A brief history of the measurement of time, by Harriet Winter; The Horniman Museum reflective ceiling dial; King's College Chapel sundial, The Pembroke College wall dial, Newbury 2000; The universal equinoctial sundial and many more. View more info

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The British Sundial Society Bulletin Volume 13 (ii) June 2001.

By: Various.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The British Sundial Society: 2001

Seller ID: 005377

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated glossy card covers with black lettering, pp52, size: 21 x 29.5cm. In Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations. Articles include: A pocket gnomon protractor, A stardial, The laid dial and the rain dial, Finding a North-South line, Uttoxeter Millenium Monument and many more. View more info

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The British Sundial Society Bulletin Volume 13 (ii) June 2001.

By: Various.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The British Sundial Society: 2001

Seller ID: 005378

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated glossy card covers with black lettering, pp52, size: 21 x 29.5cm. In Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations. Articles include: A medieval sundial in Jerusalem, Sundial stamps, Tudor dials in Ipswich, The Gatty Family part 3, Armillary sphere in Cheadle, Cheshire and many more. View more info

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The British Sundial Society Bulletin Volume 13 (iii) September2001.

By: Various.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The British Sundial Society: 2001

Seller ID: 005379

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated glossy card covers with black lettering, pp52, size: 21 x 29.5cm. In Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations. Articles include: Newbury 2001, Three Jersey sun dials, The 'Bacon' double horizontal sundials, Railway Time, Counting the hours, and many more. View more info

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The British Sundial Society Bulletin Volume 12 (iii) June 2000.

By: Various.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The British Sundial Society: 2000

Seller ID: 005380

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in illustrated glossy card covers with black lettering, pp52, size: 21 x 29.5cm. In Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations. Articles include: A Sundial for Christ Church, Oxford. The making of tre Christ Church Sundial, Graeco-Roman Sundials, The Noon Stone at St Martins Church, Horsley. Private sundials, Cambridge sundials old and new, an educational heliochronometer and many more. View more info

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Champion of Sail: R.W. Leyland and his Shipping Line.

By: Walker, David

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press Ltd: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004685

ISBN: 0851774024

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with slightly faded spine and some light shelfwear but otherwise Near Fine. First edition, pp 192, b&w illustrations throughout, appendices, index. View more info

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Indians in Pennsylvania.

By: Wallace, Paul A.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006480

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles and emblem on front board, some shelfwear and rubbing to edges and hinges but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp x, 198, b&w illustrations and maps, bibliography, index. View more info

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"Kathleen": Biography of a Sailing Barge

By: Walsh, Richard

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Terence Dalton: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004644

ISBN: 0861380460

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with lightly faded area to rear hinge but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 190, b&w illustrations, glossary, index. View more info

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Estancia Life: Agricultural, Economic and Cultural Aspects of Argentine Farming

By: Walter Larden

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Blaine Ethridge Books: 1975

Edition: Modern Reprint

Seller ID: 006232

ISBN: 087917031X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in green cloth with gilt titles to spine, some slight bumping to head and foot of spine and small mark to bottom edge of first 10 pages but otherwise in Very Good condition, no jacket. Reprint of 1911 edition, pp 320, b&w illustrations, statistics, glossary, index. A look at travel, the people, plants and animals and geography of Argentina with focus on Farming, View more info

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Architect of Victory: Douglas Haig

By: Walter Reid

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006645

ISBN: 1841585173

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp xiii, 555, b&w plates, notes, bibliography, index. Haig masterminded a British-led victory over a continental opponent on a scale that has never been matched before or since. Whereas Wellington commanded forces at Waterloo in which the British were only a minority, in the final stages of the war, Haig controlled a vast British Army, which had grown from a mere six divisions to sixty over the course of... View more info

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Cunard Liner "Queen Mary" (Anatomy of the Ship)

By: Watton, Ross

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press Ltd: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004580

ISBN: 0851775292

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light wear to top of rear hinge flap and small dent to front cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 144, b&w illustrations and diagrams. View more info

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The Maritime Photographs of Francis Frith

By: West, W.J.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Waterfront Publications: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004705

ISBN: 0946184739

Condition: Fine


Oblong hardcover in Fine condition, slightly shelfworn dustwrapper and very lightly faded spine but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 144, b&w illustrations. View more info

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys.

By: Wheatley, Henry B.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: G. Bell and Sons.: 1924

Seller ID: 005595

Condition: Very Good


(8 Volumes Bound in 3) 3 Vols, Hardcovers in original bloth cloth covered boards gilt titles on spines, top edge gilt, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Vol 1: I-III - pp lix, 371. Vol 2: IV-VI - pp 385. Vol 3 VII-VIII: pp 514, index. View more info

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The Ancient White Cattle of Britiain and their Descendants.

By: Whitehead, G. Kenneth.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006251

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in red cloth covered boards, cow motif on front cover, titles to spine, spine lightly faded, some slight bumping to edges and corners, one or two small marks to boards and endpapers foxed but internally unaffected and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, Signed on title page by author, pp 174, b&w plates, bibliography, appendix, index. Scarce View more info

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Living Well Together? Settlement and Materiality in the Neolithic of South-East and Central Europe

By: Whittle, Alasdair; Hofmann, Daniela; Bailey, Douglass W.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxbow Books: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004880

ISBN: 1842172670

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Fine condition. First edition, pp 178, b&w illustrations, bibliography. Publishers synopsis: Living Well Together investigates the development of the Neolithic in southeast and central Europe from 6500-3500 cal BC with special reference to the manifestations of settling down. A collection of reports and comments on recent fieldwork in the region, Living Well Together? provides 14 tightly written and targeted papers presenting interpretive dis... View more info

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Scrambles Amongst the Alps

By: Whymper, Edward

Price: £8.00

Publisher: National Geographic: 2002

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 004200

ISBN: 0792269233

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, front cover has a crease in the middle but is in otherwise Very Good condition. First of this edition, originally published in 1870, pp xvii,414, b&w illustrations. View more info

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A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World

By: William Bernstein

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Atlantic Books: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005490

ISBN: 184354668X

Condition: Near Mint


Hardcover in Near Mint condition with Near Mint dustwrapper. First edition, pp x, 467, b&w illustrations and maps, notes, bibliography, index. For anyone who loved Jared Diamond's Guns, Germs and Steel comes this vividly written, brilliantly original history of trade, the first for a generation.Few historical enquiries tell us as much about the world we live in today as the search for the origins of world trade. As Adam Smith observed, man has an intrinsic 'propensity ... View more info

Image for The Middle Kingdom; A Survey of the Geography, Government, Education, Social Life, Arts, Religion, &c., of The Chinese Empire and its Inhabitants. In Two Volumes

The Middle Kingdom; A Survey of the Geography, Government, Education, Social Life, Arts, Religion, &c., of The Chinese Empire and its Inhabitants. In Two Volumes

By: Williams, S. Wells.

Price: £220.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Son Publishers: 1871

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 006461

Condition: Very Good


Two Volumes complete, quarter leather with original yellow/orange illustrated paper covered boards, gilt titles to spine, edges rubbed and worm, corners slightly bumped, leather and head and foot of spine somewhat delicate, small chip of paper missing from front board of volume 1 (see picture) but otherwise in Very Good condition commensurate with age. Fourth edition, pp xxii, 590, 614, folding map, b&w illustrations throughout, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS ... View more info