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Anatomical Model of the Hen & Incubation of the Egg

Anatomical Model of the Hen & Incubation of the Egg

Vinton & Company Ltd. possibly published in the 1920s. Vinton's Livestock Models No.7. Comprising 5... more info

£60.00

Jamaica Inn Leatherbound First Edition -SOLD

Jamaica Inn Leatherbound First Edition -SOLD

SOLD- by Daphne du Maurier, First Edition. Victor Gollanz, 1936. Rebound in quarter brown leather... more info

£175.00

Brideshead Revisited Leatherbound First Edition - SOLD

Brideshead Revisited Leatherbound First Edition - SOLD

SOLD- by Evelyn Waugh, First Edition, Chapman & Hall with The Book Society 1945. Rebound in... more info

£175.00

Capability Brown - First Edition

Capability Brown - First Edition

by Dorothy Stroud (and with an introduction by Christopher Hussey), London, Country Life 1950 First... more info

£125.00

Watership Down

Watership Down

By Richard Adams, published by Penguin Books/Kestrel Books, 1976. This classic tale about real... more info

£45.00

The Little Round House- First Edition

The Little Round House- First Edition

by Marion St John Webb, Stanley Paul & Co 1924. Illustrated by 'Robin', First Edition... more info

£125.00

Versailles: Les Jardins

Versailles: Les Jardins

by Nolhac, Pierre de, Manzi Joyant, Paris, 1905. Pierre Girault de Nolhac (1859-1936) French... more info

£175.00

A Bear Called Paddington -First Edition

A Bear Called Paddington -First Edition

A Bear called Paddington by Michael Bond, published by Collins 1958, First Edition. Rebound by... more info

£350.00

Biggles Goes Alone  First Edition

Biggles Goes Alone First Edition

Biggles Goes Alone by Captain W.E. Johns, Hodder & Stoughton, 1962, First Edition. Illustrated by... more info

£90.00

The Well-Tempered Garden

The Well-Tempered Garden

by Christopher Lloyd, Folio Society 2008. A wonderfully illustrated gardening book by one of... more info

£30.00

The Yellow Witch Book

The Yellow Witch Book

by Maragaret Harland, Petty & Sons Ltd (Reading & London). The adventures of Little Ned and... more info

£175.00

Bewick - A New System of the Natural History of Quadrupeds, Bird

Bewick - A New System of the Natural History of Quadrupeds, Bird

Illustrated by Thomas Bewick, published by Peter Hill, Edinburgh, 1791. Half-Leather. Book... more info

£500.00

The History and Antiquities of the Town of Lancaster

The History and Antiquities of the Town of Lancaster

by Rev. Robert Simpson, published by T. Edmondson, 1852, First Edition. History of Lancaster... more info

£95.00

Views of Rye - Westchester County

Views of Rye - Westchester County

Views of Rye by Blakeman Quintard Meyer, 1917. Self published? A photographic record of Rye... more info

£100.00

Arms and The Covenant -SOLD

Arms and The Covenant -SOLD

SOLD- Speeches by Rt. Hon. Winston S. Churchill, Compiled by Randolph S. Chruchill, Harrap & Co... more info

£70.00

Come Home and Be Killed

Come Home and Be Killed

Michael Joseph, London, 1962. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very... more info

£75.00

Guerilla Warfare

Guerilla Warfare

Ministry of Defence, London, 1957. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. The book has a... more info

£200.00

Turkey and the Turks

Turkey and the Turks

by Z. Duckett Ferriman, Mills & Boon Ltd., London, 1911. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No... more info

£110.00

Croquet

Croquet

by Lord Tollemache, Stanley Paul & Co. Ltd., London, 1914. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good... more info

£195.00

Line en Nouvelle-Caledonie

Line en Nouvelle-Caledonie

by Pierre Mille, Calmann-Levy, Paris, 1934. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Bon. Edy Legrand... more info

£50.00

Friendly Relations Between Britain and Germany

Friendly Relations Between Britain and Germany

edited on behalf of the Kirchliches Komitee zur Pflege freundschaftlicher Beziehungen zwischen... more info

£120.00

The History of The Queens' College of St Margaret and St Bernard

The History of The Queens' College of St Margaret and St Bernard

by W.G. Searle, Deighton Bell and Co., London, 1867. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No... more info

£75.00

Biggles And The Plane That Disappeared - First Edition

Biggles And The Plane That Disappeared - First Edition

Biggles And The Plane That Disappeared by Captain W.E Johns. Hodder & Stoughton, 1963, First... more info

£90.00

Ferrari 1993

Ferrari 1993

Ferrari SpA, Modena, 1993. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Superb Ferrari annual... more info

£100.00

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

translated by Edward Fitzgerald, Methuen & Co London, 1901. Green buckram boards and gilt... more info

£250.00

Biographical Sketches and Recollections of Henry John Smith

Biographical Sketches and Recollections of Henry John Smith

Biographical Sketches and Recollections (With Early Letters) of Henry John Smith, Oxford, 1894... more info

£125.00

Englefield Green in Pictures

Englefield Green in Pictures

by Graham Dennis, 1994, published by The Englefield Green Village Association. 64 pages... more info

£6.50

The Story of the One Tree Hill Agitation

The Story of the One Tree Hill Agitation

Enclosure of Honor Oak Hill Protest Committee, London, 1905. Pamphlet Soft Cover. Book... more info

£50.00

The Tradescants: Their Plants, Garden and Museum 1570-1662

The Tradescants: Their Plants, Garden and Museum 1570-1662

by Mea Allen, Michael Joseph, London, 1964. Quarter Leather. Book Condition: Very Good... more info

£75.00

History of The Ordnance Survey

History of The Ordnance Survey

edited by W.A. Seymour, Wm. Dawson & Sons Ltd., England, 1980. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine... more info

£145.00

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

translated by Edward Fitzgerald, Methuen & Co, London 1901. Very good condition. Green Buckram... more info

£250.00

The Emperor of America

The Emperor of America

by Sax Rohmer (1883-1959, Cassell, 1935. The plot of the book concerns a mastermind... more info

£40.00

The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

by Robert Louis Stevenson, published by John Lane The Bodley Head London, 1930. Hardback, very... more info

£60.00

The Posy Simmonds Bear Book

The Posy Simmonds Bear Book

First book by Posy Simmonds. Berkeley Publishers Ltd., 1969, Second Impression in the same year as... more info

£47.50

The Rural Muse - First Edition

The Rural Muse - First Edition

by John Clare published by Whittacker & Co, London 1835. Very Good First Edition, 1st... more info

£1250.00

The Great Hoggarty Diamond

The Great Hoggarty Diamond

The Great Hoggarty Diamond: Memoirs of Mr C.J. Yellowplush and Burlesques. By William Makepeace... more info

£125.00

In the Frame - First Edition Signed

In the Frame - First Edition Signed

by Dick Francis. published by Michael Joseph, London, 1976. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good... more info

£125.00

The Saltmarsh Murders -SOLD

The Saltmarsh Murders -SOLD

SOLD- by Gladys Mitchell published by Victor Gollancz, London, 1933. Hard Cover. Book Condition... more info

£110.00

The Palm-Wine Drinkard - SOLD

The Palm-Wine Drinkard - SOLD

SOLD- by Amos Tutuola published by Faber & Faber, 1952. First and best known book by the... more info

£150.00

La Sainte Bible

La Sainte Bible

Traduite par Lemaistre de Sacy, Paris. Furne et cie editeurs 1864. Imprimerie E.J. Claye Rue... more info

£750.00

The Virgin And The Gipsy - First Edition

The Virgin And The Gipsy - First Edition

by D.H. Lawrence, Martin Secker, 1930, First Edition. Rebound in brown quarter leather with... more info

£125.00

Erle Stanley Gardner

Erle Stanley Gardner

The Court of Last Resort by Erle Stanley Gardner, Pocket Books Inc., New York. Paperback. Cardinal... more info

£75.00

A Daughter's A Daughter - Agatha Christie

A Daughter's A Daughter - Agatha Christie

A 1930s typescript of Agatha Christie's play edition of 'A Daughter's A Daughter' in paper cover... more info

£600.00

Curtain - Agatha Christie

Curtain - Agatha Christie

Original typescript from 1940s of 'Curtain' by Agatha Christie, also known as 'Poirot's Last... more info

£750.00

Biggles Forms a Syndicate-First Edition

Biggles Forms a Syndicate-First Edition

by Capt. W.E. Johns, Hodder & Stoughton, 1961. First Edition. Very good dustwrapper not price... more info

£30.00

Travels in Circassia & Krim-Tartary

Travels in Circassia & Krim-Tartary

Travels in Circassia & Krim-Tartary: Including A Steam Voyage Down The Danube From Vienna To... more info

£300.00

British Battles On Land And Sea

British Battles On Land And Sea

British Battles On Land And Sea by James Grant, Published by Cassell, Petter, Galpin, London... more info

£80.00

Archimede Seguso: Mid-mod Glass from Murano

Archimede Seguso: Mid-mod Glass from Murano

Archimede Seguso Mid-mod Glass from Murano: Lace & Stone by Leslie Piña, published by Schiffer... more info

£50.00

La Toison D'Or et Quelques Autres Contes De La Grèce  Ancienne

La Toison D'Or et Quelques Autres Contes De La Grèce Ancienne

La Toison D'Or et Quelques Autres Contes De La Grèce Ancienne illustrated by Edmund Dulac, Text by... more info

£180.00

Floreat Etona: Anecdotes and Memoirs of Eton College

Floreat Etona: Anecdotes and Memoirs of Eton College

by Ralph Nevill, Macmillan, 1911 8 colour full page illustrations and 13 black & white. 10... more info

£27.50

The Glory Of Zeebrugge And The

The Glory Of Zeebrugge And The "Vindictive"

The Glory Of Zeebrugge And The "Vindictive" by Keble Howard published by Chatto & Windus, 1918... more info

£35.00

The Poetical Works of Rev. Charles Lessingham Smith

The Poetical Works of Rev. Charles Lessingham Smith

published by Deighton, 1844. A volume of poetry by a cleric and mathematical scholar. Blue... more info

£125.00

The Green Fairy Book- First Edition-SOLD

The Green Fairy Book- First Edition-SOLD

SOLD-The Green Fairy Book by Andrew Lang, Longmans, Green & Co.,1892. First Edition... more info

£175.00

The Instructive Picture Book-SOLD

The Instructive Picture Book-SOLD

SOLD-The Instructive Picture Book or Lessons From The Vegetable World, Charlotte Younge, Edinburgh... more info

£275.00

The Pavilion

The Pavilion

The Pavilion: A Contemporary Collection Of British Art And Architecture, edited by Myfanwy Evans... more info

£75.00

Noddy Has More Adventures

Noddy Has More Adventures

Noddy Has More Adventures: The Tiny Noddy Book No.2,by Enid Blyton, published by Sampson Low circa... more info

£11.50

Lunar Science: Ancient and Modern - First Edition

Lunar Science: Ancient and Modern - First Edition

Lunar Science: Ancient and Modern by Rev. Timothy Hartley, First Edition, Published by Swan... more info

£65.00

Le Style Gothique en France - Leatherbound

Le Style Gothique en France - Leatherbound

Le Style Gothique en France edited by René Colas, Paris, 1926 published by René Colas. Superb... more info

£70.00

Le Style Roman en France - Leatherbound

Le Style Roman en France - Leatherbound

Le Style Roman en France dans l'Architecture et la Décoration des Monuments, edited by René Colas... more info

£70.00

Sir Walter Scott As A Poet

Sir Walter Scott As A Poet

Sir Walter Scott as a Poet by Gilbert Malcolm Sproat, Published by Edmonston & Douglas, Edinburgh... more info

£75.00

Adventures Prodigieuses de Cyrano de Bergerac

Adventures Prodigieuses de Cyrano de Bergerac

Adventures Prodigieuses de Cyrano de Bergerac by Henri Henriot, Epinal Pellerin et Cie. (Circa... more info

£100.00

Diamonds Are Forever

Diamonds Are Forever

Diamonds Are Forever by Ian Fleming, Jonathan Cape, 4th Impression, 1962. Very Good. Dust jacket... more info

£150.00

The Spy Who Loved Me

The Spy Who Loved Me

The Spy Who Loved Me by Ian Fleming, Jonathan Cape, Third Impression, 1962. Hardback with Dust... more info

£45.00

Biggles Sees Too Much - First Edition

Biggles Sees Too Much - First Edition

Biggles Sees Too Much by Captain W.E. Johns, Brockhampton Press. 1970, First Edition. Unclipped... more info

£125.00

Biggles Takes A Hand - First Edition

Biggles Takes A Hand - First Edition

Biggles Takes A Hand by Captain W.E.Johns, Hodder, 1963, First Edition. Very Good condition... more info

£35.00

Biggles in Borneo - First Edition by Brockhampton

Biggles in Borneo - First Edition by Brockhampton

Biggles in Borneo by Capt W.E. Johns, Brockhamton Press, 1960, First Edition. This edition first... more info

£100.00

Biggles Looks Back - First Edition

Biggles Looks Back - First Edition

Biggles Looks Back by Capt W.E. Johns, Hodder & Stoughton, 1965, First Edition. Hardback with... more info

£105.00

Biggles And The Dark Intruder - First Edition

Biggles And The Dark Intruder - First Edition

Biggles And The Dark Intruder by Capt W.E. Johns, Brockhamton Press, 1970, First Edition in... more info

£850.00

Orchids For Biggles - First Edition

Orchids For Biggles - First Edition

Orchids For Biggles by Capt W.E. Johns, Leicester: Brockhampton Press, 1962, First Edition... more info

£25.00

First Blood - First Edition

First Blood - First Edition

First Blood by David Morrell, M. Evans & Co, 1972, First Edition, 256 pages. . Very Good... more info

£60.00

The Paper Moon: An Inspector Montalbano Mystery - First Edition

The Paper Moon: An Inspector Montalbano Mystery - First Edition

The Paper Moon: An Inspector Montalbano Mystery by Andrea Camilleri, Picador, London 2008, First... more info

£15.00

Mr Lonely - First Edition Signed Copy By The Author

Mr Lonely - First Edition Signed Copy By The Author

Mr Lonely by Eric Morecambe, Eyre Methuen, London 1981 Octavo. Eric Morecambe's first novel... more info

£65.00

The Stamps of Mauritius - First Edition

The Stamps of Mauritius - First Edition

The Stamps of Mauritius by Christian le Comte, published by Christian Le Comte, 2006. First... more info

£60.00

Cotton Comes To Harlem - First UK Edition

Cotton Comes To Harlem - First UK Edition

Cotton Comes To Harlem by Chester Himes, Frederick Muller, London, 1966. First UK Edition in... more info

£25.00

Casuals In The Caucasus - First Edition

Casuals In The Caucasus - First Edition

Casuals In The Caucasus: The Diary Of A Sporting Holiday by Agnes Herbert, London, Bodley Head... more info

£125.00

The Jutland Scandal

The Jutland Scandal

The Jutland Scandal by Admiral Sir Reginald Bacon, London, Hutchinson, 1933. New & Revised Edition... more info

£50.00

With Russian Pilgrims

With Russian Pilgrims

With Russian Pilgrims: an account of a sojourn in the White Sea Monastery and a journey by the old... more info

£75.00

Catalogue Of Important Modern Pictures - May 1894

Catalogue Of Important Modern Pictures - May 1894

Catalogue Of Important Modern Pictures the Property of Arthur Anderson Esq. And Of The Late Dr A.G... more info

£35.00

Persian Pilgrimage - First Edition

Persian Pilgrimage - First Edition

Persian Pilgrimage by Countess Maud Von Rosen, Robert Hale, London, 1937, First Edition. 288pp... more info

£37.50

The Iceland Dog 874-1956 - RARE

The Iceland Dog 874-1956 - RARE

The Iceland Dog 874-1956: A Research On The Iceland Dog (also known as the Icelandic Sheepdog) by... more info

£125.00

Kensington Past & Present - First Edition

Kensington Past & Present - First Edition

Kensington Past & Present by H. Elrington. Chelsea Publishing Company, 1922, 1st Edition. Set in... more info

£24.50

Biggles In The Baltic - First Edition

Biggles In The Baltic - First Edition

Biggles In The Baltic by Captain W.E Johns. Oxford University Press, 1940. Hardback First edition... more info

£25.00

A H King - First Edition

A H King - First Edition

A H King by W. Somerset Maugham, Bernard Tauchnitz, Leipzig, 1934. 285 printed pages, First... more info

£45.00