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The Cetenary of the Re-Constitution of Lloyd's Register of Shipping October 1934
1 The Cetenary of the Re-Constitution of Lloyd's Register of Shipping October 1934
London Lloyd's Register of Shipping 1934 First Edition Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 9 x 7 Inches Signed by John Burns
Card cover booklet issued as a report for the Centenary dinner of Lloyds shipping in 1934. Booklet has 48 pages with reports on the dinner, the special meeting of the general Commitee on that day 25th October 1934 and report of the Japan Centenary dinner held at Tokio on 26th October 1934.Signed on inside by JOHN BURNS MP past president of the Board of Trade, also letter from Lloyds to W S Welch referring to an interview with John Burns. Book is lightly browned to edges otherwise bright and clean pull out photograph of dinner at front. Outer covers a little dusty and staples rusty. A nice copy SEE IMAGE DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Voyage of the Dayspring Being the Journal of the Late Sir John Hawley Glover, A C G Hastings SIGNED
2 A C G Hastings SIGNED The Voyage of the Dayspring Being the Journal of the Late Sir John Hawley Glover
London John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd. 1926 First Edition Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Inscribed By Author
Very informative book from the jounal of Sir John Hawley Glover along with some account of the expedition up the Niger River in 1857. Book is overall bright and clean just light browning to endpapers and light foxing spots to outer edges of pages, 230 pages plus 2 pages of adverts with many old B/w photographs. INSCRIBED BY A C G HASTINGS on front endpaper To Robert Holt with regards and thanks A C G Hastings 10 Sept 1926. on inside rear board there is a small sticker The property of John Holt and Co ( Liverpool ) Ltd Royal Liver Building Liverpool 3. Outer boards have a few light marks and lightly rubbed on edges, spine slightly yellowed. A nice, sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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A History of Eastington Near Stonehouse in Gloucestershire, A E Keys SIGNED
3 A E Keys SIGNED A History of Eastington Near Stonehouse in Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire UK A E Keys 1964 Second Edition Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Signed by Author
Very informative book on Eastington in Gloucestershire, privately printed second edition SIGNED by author on title page. 157 pages in overall clean condition just a few pages with small inked comments in margins, former owners name on front endpaper,NO dustwrapper, outer boards are slightly bowed, a nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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4 A P Herbert SIGNED I Object Letter to the Electors of East Harrow
London The Bodley Head 1959 First Limited Edition Signed Card Very Good Very Good Card Covers with Jacket 7 x 4 Inches Signed by Author
A political booklet with 16 pages in very bright clean condition, a signed limited edition of 250 this is number 188, SIGNED by A P HERBERT on front cover. Plain white card cover booklet with yellow printed card around it. A few small foxing spots to card covers, comes in a grey and yellow card slipcase, this is a little dusty and has small splits to top and bottom edges. A nice copy of this signed booklet SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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5 A P Herbert SIGNED Mild and Bitter
London Methuen and Co Ltd 1936 First Edition First Printing Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches Inscribed By Author
First edition of this book INSCRIBED by A P HERBERT on title page To Douglas V*** with apologies for page 72 from Alan Herbert October 1936 I cannot decipher the surname of recipient. 275 pages with very light browning to edges of pages and endpapers. Outer boards are a little dusty, a nice sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Farm Dog, A R Lloyd SIGNED
6 A R Lloyd SIGNED The Farm Dog
London Century 1986 0712695133 / 9780712695138 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Inscribed By Author
First edition of this book by A R Llloyd, inscribed to Claire and signed with small message by A R Lloyd on title page. 188 pages in very bright clean condition, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped but with previos owners address sticker on front inside flap, small water stain to top inside front of wrapper does not show on outside. A very nice example of this book especially with signature SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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A Cyclist's Note Book, A W  Rumney  SIGNED
7 A W Rumney SIGNED A Cyclist's Note Book
Edinburgh W & A K Johnston 1898 First Card Covers Good No Jacket Card Covers 18.5 x 12.5 Cms Inscribed Postcard from Author
A cyclist's look at the world of 1898, places he has visited, hotels and their attitudes towards cyclists, people met along the way. 321 pages plus 6 pages of old advertisements, many old photographs of places and people a great historical glimpse at cycling from a bygone age. Card cover book has been preserved on the outer covers with layers of clear tape and strips of brown card, spine has gone. Pages are clean and bright just a few occasional light marks. Book has been loosly laid in a homemade thick paper covered card outer wrapper. Post card loose in back hand wriitten and SIGNED BY A W RUMNEY. A pleasing copy of a rare item SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 56.00 GBP
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Letters to My Father : 1660-1663, Abney, Edward; Randall, Edward; Melinsky, Clare SIGNED
8 Abney, Edward; Randall, Edward; Melinsky, Clare SIGNED Letters to My Father : 1660-1663
Sevenoaks UK Simon Randall 2005 0955070902 / 9780955070907 First Limited Edition Signed Half-Leather Cloth Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches Clare Melinsky Signed by Artist
Series of letters written in the English Civil war and reproduced here on quality Magnani mould-made paper and bound in half leather, black cloth and gold lettering B/w illustrations by Clare melinsky. This is a limited edition of 300 with numbers 1to 50 specially bound by the Fine Bindery and signed by the artist, this copy is not numbered. 63 pages the book is near fine, a beautiful looking book with maroon leather spine and corners plus jet black cloth covered boards and gold lettering. Book comes in black cloth covered slipcase, this is also in very good condition just a few very light dusty marks, a splendid copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 90.00 GBP
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Allars of Hawick, Adam Moffat Aitken SIGNED
9 Adam Moffat Aitken SIGNED Allars of Hawick
Hawick John Murray Hood 1949 First Edition Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches Inscribed By Author
The annals of Allars Church on the Scottish borders, 100 pages in bright clean condition with several period photographs. Outer boards are clean, gold lettering is slightly dulled and light wear to edges. INSCRIBED by ADAM M AITKEN on front endpaper To mrs A J Aitken one of Allar's most enthusiastic supporters with my warm regards Adam M Aitken. SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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A Guide to the Parish Churches of Piper Harrow and Shackleford Surrey, Alan Bott SIGNED
10 Alan Bott SIGNED A Guide to the Parish Churches of Piper Harrow and Shackleford Surrey
Surrey UK Alan Bott 2006 First Edition First Private Printing Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 9 x 6 Inches Inscribed By Author
Excellent book on the Parish Churches of Piper Harrow and Ahackleford Surrey. 136 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour, B/w photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, INSCRIBED and SIGNED by author on title page To Stephen with grateful thanks for all your helpand encouragement Alan Bott 25 xi 07. NO dustwrapper, illustrated card covers are bright and clean. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 14.99 GBP
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Running Scared, Alan Evans  (SIGNED)
11 Alan Evans (SIGNED) Running Scared
Leicester UK Brockhampton Press 1975 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Plus Very Good Plus Hardcover 22 X 14.5 Cms Inscribed By Author
First edition in very good condition INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on title page "With best wishes Alan Evans" DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE VIA EMAIL ON REQUEST. 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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12 Alan Urwin (SIGNED) Railshead the History of Gordon, Lacy and St. Margarets Houses Isleworth
Bedfont UK Hounslow and District History Society 1974 First Cloth Very Good Plus Very Good Hardcover 25 Cms X 19 Cms Signed by Author
The history of these houses in Isleworth Middlesex from 1437 to the time of printing 69 pages with plans and illustrations. Book and jacket very bright and clean.SEE IMAGE. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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13 Alasdair Alpin MacGregor (SIGNED) Over The sea to Skye
Edinburgh W & R Chambers 1930 Reprint Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 19 x 13 Cms Signed by Author
Popular edition of this book on the Isle of Skye first printed in 1926 352 pp with 40 splendid period photographs. Book little foxed on outer edges of pages and very light foxing on some early pages barely noticeable, previous owners bookplate on inside cover and pasted in cutting of the Author on front end paper. Cloth very lightly rubbed on edges, all made better by AUTHOR'S SIGNATURE ON TITLE PAGE dated 31/5/45 Pictures can be sent via email on request 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Form Line of Battle, Alexander Kent SIGNED
14 Alexander Kent SIGNED Form Line of Battle
New York G P Putnam's Sons 1969 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Good Plus Hardcover 8 x 6 Inches Inscribed By Author
First American edition of this naval novel in the Richard Bolitho series. 320 pages in bright clean condition just usual very slight light browning to outer edges of pages due to quality of paper used. INSCRIBED by ALEXANDER KENT on half title page With my best wishes Douglas Reeman Alexander Kent 1969. Dustwrapper is very slightly brownedwith a couple of very tiny tears to edges, very small V shape loss to top rear and a little wear to top of spine, not price clipped, gold lettering a little dulled on spine of outer boards. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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Men of the Covenant Volumes 1 and 2, Alexander Smellie  (SIGNED)
15 Alexander Smellie (SIGNED) Men of the Covenant Volumes 1 and 2
London Andrew Melrose 1908 Signed Ltd. Edition Gold Embossed Cloth Very Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 26 x 18.5 Cms A Scott Rankin and E A Pike Signed by Author
Two volumes De Luxe SIGNED ltd. Edition of 920 copies this is number 292 These are very bright clean copies. School Prize sticker in volume 1 SIGNED BY AUTHOR in volume 1 Price is for the two volumes. Many portraits and drawings. Heavy books for post, extra postage above ABE's quote will be required please ask for quote. DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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Instruments of Darkness the Struggle for Radar Supremacy, Alfred Price Signed
16 Alfred Price Signed Instruments of Darkness the Struggle for Radar Supremacy
London William Kimber 1967 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches Inscribed By Author
Very informative book on the use and development of radar in the Second World War, INSCRIBED and SIGNED by author Alfred Price on half title page To Dennis Carlton with best wishes Alfred Price. 254 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, 63s net. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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P A to Murder, Alfred Tack SIGNED
17 Alfred Tack SIGNED P A to Murder
London John Long 1966 First Edition First Printing Boards Good Plus Good Plus Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches Inscribed By Author
First edition of this book, 185 pages in clean condition just some light foxing to outer edges of pages. INSCRIBED by ALFRED TACK on front endpaper To my colleague that great public speaker Joe White from Arthur Tack 21/2/66. Dustwrapper is alittle rubbed on edges and some light marking, not price clipped. A nice sound book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Collecting Old Golfing Clubs, Alick A Watt SIGNED
18 Alick A Watt SIGNED Collecting Old Golfing Clubs
Alton Hants UK A A Watt and Son 1985 0951092308 / 9780951092309 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8 x 6 Inches Signed by Author
Very informative book on collecting golf clubs, 119 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text, SIGNED by Alick A Watt on blank page opposite the title page. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Savage, Almond, David SIGNED
19 Almond, David SIGNED The Savage
London Walker Books 2008 1406308153 / 9781406308150 First Edition, First Printing Illustrated Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8 x 6 Inches Dave McKean Inscribed By Author
First edition of this book INSCRIBED by author on front endpaper To Aoife best wishes David Almond. Book and dustwrapper are very bright and clean 79 pages with splendid colour illustrations by Dave McKean. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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20 Alton Douglas Clive Hardy Gordon Stretch (SIGNED) Birmingham at War Volume 2
Birmingham Birmingham Post and Mail 1983 0 901883 115 / 9780901883117 First Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Cover 29.5 x 21 Cms Inscribed By Author
Excellent photographic record of Birmingham UK in World War Two 112 pp with many old photographs and some drawings, a fascinating piece of history. Book very good just a little faded on spine. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on inside front cover " Best wishes Alton Douglas" DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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