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Image for Painting as a Pastime: Winston Churchill - His Life as a Painter.

Painting as a Pastime: Winston Churchill - His Life as a Painter.

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Sotheby's: 1998

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 005580

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light creasing to spine and front cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. First thus, main text previously published in 1948 + additional essays and extras, pp 200, b&w and colour illustrations. View more info

Image for 20th Anniversary of the Soviet Union, International Rally, Paris, October 23-24th 1937 F.S.U (Friends of the Soviet Union)

20th Anniversary of the Soviet Union, International Rally, Paris, October 23-24th 1937 F.S.U (Friends of the Soviet Union)

By: N/A

Price: £250.00

Publisher: 1937

Seller ID: 005621

Condition: Very Good


Card folder from the F.S.U (Friends of the Soviet Union) containing various ephemera from the 20th Anniversary of the Soviet Union International Rally which took place in Paris at the Exposition Internationale Des Arts Et Des Techniques in 1937. The contents of the folder: - International Gathering of the Friends of the Soviet Union Admission Ticket. - F.S.U Rally Itinerary. - F.S.U Notes for Tour of Paris. - 2x Paris Invites You to Her Exhibition May-November, 1937... View more info

Image for On and Off Duty: A Monthly Journal for Policemen, 1891 & 1892 Complete.

On and Off Duty: A Monthly Journal for Policemen, 1891 & 1892 Complete.

By: N/A

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Publishing and Advertising Offices, Adelphi.: 1891

Seller ID: 005651

Condition: Very Good


24 Monthly Issues Bound. Hardcover in cloth covered boards, some wear to head and foot of spine, and light wear to corners but otherwise in Very Good condition. Pp 200, 200, original front covers with engravings, some b&w illustrations throughout. View more info

Image for Evening Standard May 10, 1940, Nazis Invade Holland, Belgium, Luxemburg: Many Airports Bombed.

Evening Standard May 10, 1940, Nazis Invade Holland, Belgium, Luxemburg: Many Airports Bombed.

By: N/A

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Stop Press News: 1940

Seller ID: 005729

Condition: Very Good


Original unstapled tabloid newspaper from Friday, May 10th, 1940. Some small marks on front cover and some very small closed tears to rough page edge and usual horizontal fold but otherwise in Very Good condition. Late Special edition, pp 16, b&w illustrations throughout. Very Scarce Second World War Newspaper. View more info

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Ninety-Five Gems of Manx Scenery

By: N/A

Price: £95.00

Publisher: C. & Co. Douglas: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006179

Condition: Very Good


Saddle stitched binding, with gilt titles and isle of man triskelion, oversized paper covers with some edgewear and fraying but internally Fine and in overall Very Good condition. First edition, c.1900s, unpaginated, b&w photographs of Manx scenery. Very Scarce. View more info

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The Century Album of London Views

By: N/A

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode Ltd.: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006180

Condition: Very Good


Oblong red leather covered saddle stitched binding with gilt titles and decorations, text block stitching slightly slack but still strong, some shelfwear, rubbing and bumping, minor chips to leather at head and foot of spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, unpaginated, c.1900, b&w photographs of London. Scarce. View more info

Image for Discovery and Excavation in Scotland, New Series, Volume 13, 2012

Discovery and Excavation in Scotland, New Series, Volume 13, 2012

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Archaeology Scotland: 2012

Seller ID: 006877

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp228, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

Image for Discovery and Excavation in Scotland, New Series, Volume 12, 2011

Discovery and Excavation in Scotland, New Series, Volume 12, 2011

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Archaeology Scotland: 2011

Seller ID: 006878

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp232, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

Image for Sixty Years of Tin Mining: A History of The Pahang Consolidated Company - 1906-1966

Sixty Years of Tin Mining: A History of The Pahang Consolidated Company - 1906-1966

By: N/A

Price: £185.00

Publisher: Pahang Consolidated Company: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007031

Condition: Very Good


Tin wrapped card covers with illustrations and titles, some light shelf rubbing to corners and edges but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 70, b&w illustrations, statistics, senior staff photograph to rear, maps and diagrams on end papers. Very Scarce Title. View more info

Image for Sixty Years of Tin Mining: A History of The Pahang Consolidated Company - 1906-1966

Sixty Years of Tin Mining: A History of The Pahang Consolidated Company - 1906-1966

By: N/A

Price: £175.00

Publisher: Pahang Consolidated Company: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007032

Condition: Very Good


Tin wrapped card covers with illustrations and titles, some light shelf rubbing to corners and edges, small closed tear to outer edge of page 69 but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 70, b&w illustrations, statistics, senior staff photograph to rear, maps and diagrams on end papers. Very Scarce Title. View more info

Image for The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte to which is added: A Sketch of the Life of the Late Emperor Napoleon the Third.

The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte to which is added: A Sketch of the Life of the Late Emperor Napoleon the Third.

By: Abbott, J.S.C.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Ward, Lock & Co.: 0

Seller ID: 006547

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original red cloth with gilt titles and details, some light shelfwear to head and foot of spine and corners, light foxing to endpapers but otherwise in Near Fine condition. C.1900s, pp x, 627, b&w illustrations including frontis with tissue guard, publisher's adverts to rear. View more info

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Sons of Sindbad: The Photographs

By: Alan Villiers

Price: £70.00

Publisher: National Maritime Museum: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004550

ISBN: 0948065753

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some shelfwear to top edges but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 224, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. Sailor, travel writer, and photographer Alan Villiers had a lifelong fascination with traditional sailing techniques, which in 1938 led to him embarking on a remarkable journey by dhow down the East African coast and back to the Arabian Gulf. Joining the Kuwaiti crew of the 'Triumph of Righteousne... View more info

Image for This England: Described by Allan Junior.

This England: Described by Allan Junior.

By: Allan Junior.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Valentine & Sons Ltd: 0

Seller ID: 005287

Condition: Very Good


Oblong stapled booklet with illustrated card covers in Very Good condition. pp 59, colour illustrations throughout. A pictorial memento of England. View more info

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Leander Class Frigates

By: Allaway, Jim

Price: £18.00

Publisher: HMSO: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004578

ISBN: 0117724580

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers, some very light fading to spine but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp 72, b&w illustrations throughout, index. Author Jim Allaway has selected milestones in the career of the Royal Navy's most successful post-war frigate design. Some of the finest warship photographs are included here, covering four decades of military action. View more info

Image for The Whole Duty of Man, Laid down in a plain and Familiar Way for the Use of All, but especially the Meanest Reader.

The Whole Duty of Man, Laid down in a plain and Familiar Way for the Use of All, but especially the Meanest Reader.

By: Allestree, Richard.

Price: £500.00

Publisher: R. Norton: 1658

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005452

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in presumed original leather covered boards which have been professionally rebacked and repaired with gilt decoration on boards and spine with five raised bands and gilt titles, some repaired pages (see photos), page 401 has some loss, some previous owners names in ink on verso of title page and page 401, other small annotations throughout, all edges gilt, marbled end papers, Very Good condition commensurate with age. First edition, pp 503, engraved frontis, ... View more info

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Adomnan's Life of Colomba.

By: Anderson, Alan Orr & Anderson, Marjorie Ogilvie.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Nelson: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003870

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with edgeworn dustwrapper now enclosed in clear archival wrap. First edition, pp xxiii, 590, index. View more info

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The Malays.

By: Anthony Milner

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005564

ISBN: 063117222X

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover with some very light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition, dustjacket enclosed in a clear archival wrap, some light shelfwear but otherwise Near Fine. First edition, pp 293, b&w illustrations, figures and maps, bibliography, index. Just who are 'the Malays'? This provocative study poses the question and considers how and why the answers have changed over time, and from one region to another. Anthony Milner develops a sustained argument about ethnicit... View more info

Image for The World at Their Fingertips: Eighteenth Century British Two-Sheet Double Hemisphere World Maps.

The World at Their Fingertips: Eighteenth Century British Two-Sheet Double Hemisphere World Maps.

By: Armitage, Geoff & Baynton-Williams, Ashley.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: The Sylvia Ioannou Foundation, 2012.: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2869

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Fine condition, with dustwrapper, also in Fine condition. First edition, pp261, with appendices, colour illustrations and maps. Between 1680 and 1807 British publishers produced a sequence of double-hemisphere world maps each printed on two sheets and conjoined. These maps are a peculiarly British phenomenon of this period and they provide a key indicator of the way the British map trade specifically targeted a newly prosperous and upwardly aspiring class of... View more info

Image for Heavens Below: Utopian Experiments in England 1560 - 1960.

Heavens Below: Utopian Experiments in England 1560 - 1960.

By: Armytage, W. H. G.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Routledge and Kegan Paul: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005494

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition. With dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. In an archival wrapper. With pp458. By Professor W.H.G. Armytage: Professor of Education, University of Sheffield. Contents: Part One: Sect to Socialism Part Two: The Owenite Apocalypse, Part Thee: The Heyday of Experiment Part Four: The Rustic Vision View more info

Image for A General and Compleat Treatise on all the Diseases Incident to Children, from their Birth to the Age of Fifteen. With particular instructions to tender mothers, prudent midwives, and careful nurses. The whole made familiar to every capacity. By the learned Dr. John Astruc, Regius Professor of Medicine at Paris. And Chief Physician to his present Majesty the King of France, &c.

A General and Compleat Treatise on all the Diseases Incident to Children, from their Birth to the Age of Fifteen. With particular instructions to tender mothers, prudent midwives, and careful nurses. The whole made familiar to every capacity. By the learned Dr. John Astruc, Regius Professor of Medicine at Paris. And Chief Physician to his present Majesty the King of France, &c.

By: Astruc, John.

Price: £250.00

Publisher: John Nourse: 1746

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 004768

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original full leather binding, spine with some rubbing, hinges slightly cracked at top, five raised bands, all edges rubbed, some scuffing to boards and scratches and some small gouges, corners bumped, some historic worm holes on bottom of the last 20 or so pages and previous owners names on endpapers but otherwise internally and externally Very Good. First English edition, pp x, 229. View more info