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Euripides Hecuba, Edited By T T Jeffery
81 Edited By T T Jeffery Euripides Hecuba
London University Correspondence College Press 1898 Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
From the University Tutorial series, 141 pages plus 8 pages of adverts, pages in overall clean condition just some light marks to outer edges and first and last couple of pages lightly browned.Text in Greek and English. Outer boards are bright with just a few very light marks, a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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82 Edited By William Andrews Bygone Middlesex
London William Andrews 1899 First Gold Embossed Cloth Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 22 x 14.5 Cms 
A wonderful book on Middlesex as it was , includes Hampton Court, Fulham Palace, Old Chelsea Pysic garden, Harrow, Chiswick and more. 248 pp several illustrations, plus index and adverts. Book is in excellent condition, blue cloth embossed in gold just a little rubbed on edges, neat inscription of previous owner from 1899 and address embossed on half title page. DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 23.00 GBP
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Household Words a Weekly Journal Volume XV, Edited Charles Dickens
83 Edited Charles Dickens Household Words a Weekly Journal Volume XV
London Office 16 Weellington Street North 1857 First Edition Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches 
Bound weekly journals edited by Charles Dickens from January 3 to June 27 1857 numbers 354 t0 379. Contains 620 pages in clean condition just the occasional light mark and very light browning to first and last couple of pages. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are little dusty from age and spine slightly darkened, overall a nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 29.99 GBP
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Treasures from Storyland, Edited Edric Vredenburg
84 Edited Edric Vredenburg Treasures from Storyland
London Raphael Tuck and Sons Ltd Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 8 Inches Hilda Cowham, E T maude-Roxby, Others 
Book of verse for children from various authors,Annie Matheson, Clifton Bingham and others, not dated but late 1800s, from the Father Tuck's Golden Gift series. Pages not numbered but around 70 in overall clean condition just a few very occasional small light marks, slight browning to extreme edges as normal due to quality of paper used at publication,, some light foxing to endpapers and neat former owmers names on front endpaper.Colour frontispiece and many B/w and single colour illustrations by various artists,all present as called for, NO dustwrapper. outer illustrated boards are worn to corners and some marking. Though not perfect still a pleasing sound example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 39.50 GBP
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List of Parish Registers and Other Genealogical Works, Edited Frederick Arthur Crisp SIGNED
85 Edited Frederick Arthur Crisp SIGNED List of Parish Registers and Other Genealogical Works
London Frederick Arthur Crisp 1899 First Edition Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 8 Inches Signed by Editor
Informative book on registers and other genealogical works published up to time of printing, this book was privately printed by the editor and is SIGNED by him opposite the half title page. 71 pages in overall clean condition just some browning to endpapers, bookplate of Albermarle Club on inside front board. Book is complete and holding to gether but between pages 64 and 65 there is seperation, the pages are attached bit the cords of the binding have stretched and there is a large gap.Outer marble paper covered boards are worn on edges and vellum spine is darkened. Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of an informative reference book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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The Oxford and Cambridge Psalter with the Canticles and Athanasian Creed, Edited Rev Arthur Beard
86 Edited Rev Arthur Beard The Oxford and Cambridge Psalter with the Canticles and Athanasian Creed
London Parker and Co 1897 Reprint Embossed Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
Book of Psalms and prayers in overall bright clean condition, 184 pages with just a few light small smudges in margins on few pages, gift inscription to former owner on first blank page dated1902. Outer boards have a couple of light marks but still bright and firm binding. A very nice example of this book in remarkable condition considering its age SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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The Diary of a Mouse, Edith Dunham
87 Edith Dunham The Diary of a Mouse
New York Dodge Publishing Co 1907 Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Bessie Pease Gutmann 
Juvenile story book with splendid single colour illustrations by Bessie Pease Gutmann, only date is copyright 1907 possible first edition but cannot verify.Contains around 60 pages, not numbered, pages are overall bright and cleanjust the very occasional light mark, previous owners inked name on front endpaper..Binding is sound although it does appear to have a neat repair to front inner hinge a little webbing showing at top of hinge, very light foxing to illustrated endpapers.Outer boards are a little faded on edges and on spine, lettering on is embossed but colouring gone, the lettering to front is the same, embossed but no colour. Though not perfect still a presentable example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 56.00 GBP
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A Thousand Miles of Wandering in the Border Country, Edmund Bogg
88 Edmund Bogg A Thousand Miles of Wandering in the Border Country
Newcastle Mawson Swan and Morgan 1898 Illustrated Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
Excellent book on the Border Country, 364 pages in overall bright clean condition just some browning to endpapers and light foxing to title page, neat former owners name on front endpaper. Hinge is a little loose opposite first page with webbing showing at top but crd binding is holding. Many B/w illustrations, photographs and maps plus very informative text. Outer boards are marked with some small splits to top and bottom of spine.No other date in book apart from 1898 possibly first edition but cannot be sure. Though not perfect a pleasing copy of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Lectures on the Coinage of the Greeks and Romans, Edward Cardwell
89 Edward Cardwell Lectures on the Coinage of the Greeks and Romans
London John Murray 1832 First Edition Embossed Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 5 Inches 
Very informative book on Greek and Roman coins, a series of lectures, delivered in the University of Oxford, by the author. 238 pages plus 20 pages of adverts in bright clean condition just some browning to title page. Very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boiards have a couple of very small light marks and a little faded to spine, overal a nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 39.95 GBP
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Wanderings By Southern Waters Eastern Aquiaine, Edward Harrison Barker
90 Edward Harrison Barker Wanderings By Southern Waters Eastern Aquiaine
London Richard Bentley and Son 1893 Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches 
Very informative book on the authors travels in eastern Aquitaine, book dated1893 possible first printing but not certain. 403 pages in overall clean condition just very slight browning to extreme edges of pages and some foxing to endpapers and first and last couple of pages. Several B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little marked and darkened on spine, wear to corners and top and bottom of spine, private library sticker on front board, NO library markings to book. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 39.99 GBP
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A Familiar History of Birds Their Nature, Habits and Instincts 2 Volumes, Edward Stanley
91 Edward Stanley A Familiar History of Birds Their Nature, Habits and Instincts 2 Volumes
London John W Parker 1838 Second Edition Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 6 x 4 Inches 
Excellent book on the history and habits of birds, 551 pages over the two volumes plus 8 pages of adverts in overall clean condition just some occasional light foxing throughout,endpapers and title pages are lightly tanned. Several full page B/w illustrations and smaller ones in text, all present as listed, plus very informative text. Previous owners name on font endpapers, outer boards are lightly faded on spines but gold lettering and designs are bright, few very light marks. A nice pair of volumes SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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Wayland Smith from the German of Oehlenschlager, Elizabeth Kinnear
92 Elizabeth Kinnear Wayland Smith from the German of Oehlenschlager
London William Pickering 1847 Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7x 4 Inches 
Wayland Smith from the German of Oehlenschlager by Elizabeth Kinnear with a dissertation on the legend from the French by S W Singer, 64 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages, very light browning to extreme edges of pages due to paper used, neat ink writing to top of rear endpaper, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little dusrty with age, darkened on spine and a few light marks. A presentable example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 49.95 GBP
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Nursery Rhymes for Fighting Times, Elpinstone Thorpe
93 Elpinstone Thorpe Nursery Rhymes for Fighting Times
London Everett and Co Ltd Illustrated Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 7 Inches G A Stevens 
Book of satirical poems and cartoon illustrations depicting Kaiser Bill. not dated but around 1914. Contains 45 pages in overall clean condition just some brwing to title page and last couple of pages, the last page has a section torn out 5 inches across and 3 inches high, this results in the loss of a blank area from the last illustration and some wording from the last advert on rear endpaper, so does not affect the reading of the book. Many B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus amusing text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are rubbed and worn on edges. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of a collectable book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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Annals of Winchcombe and Sudeley, Emma Dent
94 Emma Dent Annals of Winchcombe and Sudeley
London John Murray 1877 First Edition Gold Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 9 Inches 
Excellent book on Winchcombe and Sudeley in Gloucestershire, 341 pages in overall bright clean condition just some water staining to bottom blank margins of first and last 4 pages previous owners details pasted onto front endpaper dated 1909. Many B/w illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards ar worn on corners and edgesand marked bottom front and rear where colour has lightened from the water that caused the stains mentioned previously. HEAVY BOOK 2.5 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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The Tremendous Twins or How the Boers Were Beaten, Ernest Ames
95 Ernest Ames The Tremendous Twins or How the Boers Were Beaten
London Grant Richards 1900 Illustrated Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 8 Inches Mrs Ernest Ames 
Beautifully illustrated book of the adventures of twins, 95 pages in bright clean condition just the occasional light mark, every other page is a full page colour illustration with text in verse opposite. Only date in it is 1900 possibly first edition but cannot be sure. Book is complete but has been repaired at the hinges and the outer spine with some kind of glue, it is not too bad a job but is apparent as not being professionaly done, endpapers are browned. Outer boards are rubbed and worn on edges with some marking. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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The Tale of a Dog, Ernest Nister
96 Ernest Nister The Tale of a Dog
London Ernest Nister Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 3 x 3 Inches 
Small thick card covered book published by Ernest Nister number 1396. Book has 12 pages with 4 full page colour illustrations and several smaller line drawings. Book has a few foxing spots inside and outer covers are a little rubbed on edges and surface. Not dated but printed around 1890. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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In the Ranks of the C I V  a Narrative and Diary of Personal Experiences with the C  I V Battery , Honourable Artillery Company in South Africa, Erskine Childers
97 Erskine Childers In the Ranks of the C I V a Narrative and Diary of Personal Experiences with the C I V Battery , Honourable Artillery Company in South Africa
London Smith Elder and Co 1900 Illustrated Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
Very informative book of the personal experiences of driver Erskine Childers in the City Imperal Volunteers in the Boer War. 301pages plus 10 pages of adverts at rear in overall bright clean condition just some very light foxing to endpapers and a couple of small light marks to first couple of pages, small splits to endpapers at inner hinges but binding is sound. Possible first edition but cannot be sure, certainly an early impression, priced accordingly.One B/w photograph frontispiece,as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are marked and some light wear to corners,spine faded and a little spotting. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of a collectable book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 69.00 GBP
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The Green Finch Cruise, F Claude Kempson
98 F Claude Kempson The Green Finch Cruise
London Edward Arnold 1909 First Edition First Printing Illustrated Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 6 Inches F Claude Kempson 
Excellent book on the author's sailing experiences with a little embellishment to give the anecdotes some extra humour. 205 pages plus 16 pages of adverts in overall clean condition just some browning to endpapers and light foxing to a few pages, neat former owners names on front endpaperand half title page, Many B/w illustrations by the author plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are a little marked, browned on the spine and worn to corners and top and bottom of spine, Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 59.00 GBP
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Old English Embroidery Its Technique and Symbolism, Frances And Hugh Marshall
99 Frances And Hugh Marshall Old English Embroidery Its Technique and Symbolism
London Horace Cox 1894 Gold Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 8 Inches 
Very informative book on Old English embroidery its technique and symbolism published 1894 possible first edition. 138 pages in overall bright clean condition just some light foxing to first an last couple of pages and few occassional small spots elsewhere, decorated endpapers have all over tanning. Many B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards have a few light marks and slight darkening to spine. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 39.99 GBP
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Granny's Wonderful Chair And its Tales of Fairy Times, Frances Browne
100 Frances Browne Granny's Wonderful Chair And its Tales of Fairy Times
London Griffith Farran Okeden and Welsh 1887 Reprint Illustrated Boards,Cloth Spine Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches Marie Seymour Lucas 
Book of fairy tales published in 1887, old ink gift inscription to rear of front endpaper dated 1887. Contains 94 pages in overall clean condition just some light ghosting to a few pages where the colour of the chromolithographs have marked the text opposite, minor blemish text is fully readable, book would have had tissue guards over the illustrations , none now remain, decorative endpapers are slightly browned., 16 full page colour lithograph illustrations,all present as listed, all in clean condition, one plate has a thin mark down left side does not dtract from illustration. NO dustwrapper.illustrated boards arerubbed and worn to corners and edges, some light marking, cloth spine is a little worn top and bottom of spine. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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