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A Pre-Raphaelite Journey: The Art of Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale
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A Pre-Raphaelite Journey: The Art of Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale

By Nunn, Pamela Gerrish

Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2012 210mm x 250mm tall (8.5" x 10" approx.). 95pp with 70 illustrations, the greater number of which are in full colour. Undated, but believed by COPAC to be 2012. Fine, in the original, colour-illustrated, soft green card covers/white titles.. First Edition. Fine. 4to..

$47.22

Wood, Edgar, & Sellers, J.Henry - Partnership in Style. An Exhibition for European Architectural Heritage Year.
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Wood, Edgar, & Sellers, J.Henry - Partnership in Style. An Exhibition for European Architectural Heritage Year.

By Archer, John & Evans, Stuart

Manchester: Manchester City Art Gallery, 1975 Landscape-format, 210mm x 197mm tall (8.25" x 7.75" approx.). 96pp with 34 illustrations. Spine lightly toned, otherwise very good, in the original soft-covers. [Inner green paper cover/black title and outer cover of embossed white card/green spine title. ]. First Edition. Very Good.

$33.73

Harry Furniss 1854-1925: Confessions of a Caricaturist.
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Harry Furniss 1854-1925: Confessions of a Caricaturist.

By Opyrchal, Alison

London: National Portrait Gallery, 1983 150mm x 210mm tall (6" x 8.25" approx.). 24pp, incl. covers, with 20 illustrations in all. Almost fine, in the original illustrated soft covers.. First Edition. Very Good.

$20.24

The Leeuwenhoek Legacy
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The Leeuwenhoek Legacy

By Ford, Brian J.

Bristol & London: Biopress & Farrand Press, 1991 Hardback 200mm x 240mm tall (8" x 9.5" approx.). Pp (xvi), 185pp illustrated throughout in b/w photo & line..Very good, in the original boards/gilt spine title and the, slightly marked but otherwise very good and unclipped, illustrated dustwrapper.. First Edition. Boards. Very Good/Good. 4to..

$128.16

South African Memories [n.b. includes a Chapter "Jock of the Bushveld and those who knew him" ]
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South African Memories [n.b. includes a Chapter "Jock of the Bushveld and those who knew him" ]

By Fitzpatrick, Sir J. Percy [ Author of Jock of the Bushveld &c.]

London, Toronto, Melbourne & Sydney: Cassell and Company Ltd, 1932 Hardback, 165mm x 245mm tall (6.25" x 9.5" approx.). 320pp + 4 single-sided b/w photo plates [incl. frontispiece]. Withdrawn and sold from the holdings of Keele University with minimal markings. Original dark-blue cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Later loose protective Jacket. Lge 8vo..

$33.73

Dreschfeld Memorial Volume, Containing an Account of the Life, Work, and Writings of the late Julius Dreschfeld M.D. F.R.C.P. With a Series of Original Articles Dedicated to His Memory by Colleagues in the University of Manchester and Former Pupils
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Dreschfeld Memorial Volume, Containing an Account of the Life, Work, and Writings of the late Julius Dreschfeld M.D. F.R.C.P. With a Series of Original Articles Dedicated to His Memory by Colleagues in the University of Manchester and Former Pupils

By Brockbank, E.M., M.D., F.R.C.P., Edited by

Manchester: University Press, 1908 Hardback, 150mm x 260mm tall (6" x 10.25" approx.). Pp (vi), 246 + 79 illustrations, mostly b/w photo but some line, and two graphs, on 44 plate leaves + a multi-folding chart. A man apparently of the same ilk as the TV medico 'House', but exactly 100 years earlier. Light rubs to spine edges and endpapers toned, otherwise very good in the original cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title.. First ( & Only?) Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Later loose protective Jacket.

$33.73

Three Meiji Leaders: Ito, Togo, Nogi
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Three Meiji Leaders: Ito, Togo, Nogi

By Scherer, James A.B., Ph.D., LL.D., Author of The Romance of Japan, Etc.

Tokyo: The Hokuseido Press, 1936 Hardback, 130mm x 195mm tall (5" x 7.75" approx.). Pp (viii), 133 + (v)) blank leaves at rear, with a tissue-guarded b/w photo frontispiece plate and red-printed title-page vignette. With the Compliments slip of the Hokuseido Press tipped-onto the half-title page, and with the tissue-guarded original black & red-printed Japanese/English sales ticket preserved on a rear blank leaf. Withdrawn from Keele University Library, with a few minor external light rubs and marks, and Keele's neat embossed stamp impression to the lower blank margin of the title-leaf. Otherwise very good, in the original green cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title/red-printed Mount Fuji logo to front board.. Presentation Copy. First Edition. Cloth. Good/No d/w. Sm 8vo..

$67.45

I Shall Die Laughing
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I Shall Die Laughing

By Phillips, A.H.

London: Claud Morris Books Limited, 1947 Hardback, 140mm x 220mm tall (5.5" x 8.75" approx.). 210pp with Publisher's title-page vignette. Prelims and margins of some leaves toned, otherwise good in the original blue cloth-covered bo\ards/gilt titles [the latter faded to spine]. First Edition. Cloth. Good/Later loose protective Jacket. 8vo..

$20.24

Heswall Golf Club 1902-2002
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Heswall Golf Club 1902-2002

By Kenney, Patrick

Worcestershire: Grant Books, 2001 Hardback, 180mm x 237mm tall (7.25" x 9.75" approx.). Pp xiii, 146, with 75 b/w photos, several figures in the text, and a total of 17 full-colour photographs, including the frontispiece, the illustrated title page and a double-leaf plate. Rear-pocket contains a fine colour-printed double-folding leaf showing plans of the course at it was in 1909, 1922, 1932, 1957, 1959 & 2001. Published as a Limited Edition, the volume is Number 532 of 800 only. Fine, in the original dark-blue cloth-covered boards/gilt titles and with the Club's coat-of-arms in gilt to the front board.. First Edition. Gilt-decorated Cloth. Fine/Later loose protective Jacket. 4to.. Limited Edition.

$47.22

The Danger of Cruising and other Poems
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The Danger of Cruising and other Poems

By Sutton, Charles

Manchester: Sherratt & Hughes, 1937 Hardback, 115mm x 205mm tall (6" x 8" approx.). 79pp plus a frontispiece and two other single-sided plate leaves, containing a total of 4 b/w photos. Privately published by Sutton, a Manchester Estate Agent, Auctioneer and Valuer of some forty years standing, the book includes a seven-page autobiographical section describing a 1936 seventy-four day, 22,000 mile, cruise on the s.s. Arandora Star, a Blue Star Line vessel, including visits to Mexico City, Honolulu, Los Angeles and Hollywood, including the Universal Film Studios. Inscribed, signed & dated 19th Dec.1936 by the Author on the front free endpaper, the book is largely unopened. A couple of areas of light dulling to rear board, a previous owner's illustrated book label to f.f.e.p. and one leaf carelessly opened with a small tear-without-loss to the blank margin. Otherwise very good, in the original black cloth-covered boards/gilt title.. Inscribed & Signed by the Author. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Later loose protective Jacket. Sm 8vo.

$101.18

The Castle Diaries. Two Volumes 1964-70 & 1974-76
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The Castle Diaries. Two Volumes 1964-70 & 1974-76

By Castle, Barbara - SIGNED

London 1980 & 1984: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1980 Two volumes, hardback, each 175mm x 255mm tall (7" x 10.25" approx.). Pp xvi, 858 & (x), 788, each with a b/w photo frontispiece plate, Fine, in the original cloth covered boards/gilt spine titles, and with almost fine, unclipped, dust-wrappers. The first of the two volumes published, being the Castle Diaries 1974-76, is inscribed and signed on the half-title page "To Drew - best wishes from Barbara Castle". Some additional postage may be required for this heavy set.. Inscribed and Signed by the Author. First Editions. Cloth. Fine/Almost Fine.

$101.18

William Cumming Henley, His Days and Ways. INCLUDING Lantern Lecture 'The Oak and Its Folk' Delivered By W.C. Henley at the Dartmouth Library Society in 1916 or 1917
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William Cumming Henley, His Days and Ways. INCLUDING Lantern Lecture 'The Oak and Its Folk' Delivered By W.C. Henley at the Dartmouth Library Society in 1916 or 1917

By Henley, Ellen Pamela with a Foreword by Ida Walker

Dartmouth: R. Cranford & Son, Ltd, 1953 Hardback, 215mm x 278mm tall (8.5" x 11" approx.). Pp (xxiv), 69 plus a frontispiece and with 30 further b/w photos. Original brown cloth-covered boards/gilt title. Rubs to head & tail and some other marks to binding but internally very good.. First Edition. Cloth. Good/No d/w. 4to..

$26.98

Radio Onederland. The Story of Radio One. SIGNED ASSOCIATION COPY
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Radio Onederland. The Story of Radio One. SIGNED ASSOCIATION COPY

By Skues, Keith with a Foreword by Robin Scott, Controller Radio One and Two

Lavenham Suffolk: The Landmark Press, 1968 115mm x 178mm tall (4.5" x 7" approx.). 224pp, with a frontispiece plate and 48 further b/w photographs of the UK radio disc jockeys of the day. SIGNED on the title-page by Keith Skues with his hand-written inscription "To Mr. Gatley, Sincere Good Wishes; - Please give my love to Altrincham Grammar School & the village of Timperley"... Presentation Inscription Signed by Author. First (& 0nly?) Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Hardland, Chris [cover design].

$60.71

The Chappell Era SIGNED BY AUTHOR
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The Chappell Era SIGNED BY AUTHOR

By Brayshaw, Ian

Sydney: ABC Enterprises for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, 1984 Hardback, 177mm x 238mm tall (7" x 9.25" approx.). 160pp, with 51 b/w photographs. Fine, in the original colour-illustrated, laminated boards/white titles. Signed by the Author on the title-page.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Laminated Boards. Fine/N/A. 4to.

$33.73

The Thursday Shop. An Antique Dealer's Diary
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The Thursday Shop. An Antique Dealer's Diary

By Summers, Anne

Kineton, Warwick: The Roundwood Press Limited, 1969 Hardback, 145mm x 223mm tall (5.75" x 8.75" approx.). 223pp. Very good, in the original light-brown buckram-covered boards/gilt spine title, and with the unclipped & almost fine illustrated dust-wrapper.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Almost Fine. 8vo..

$10.45

The Life and Letters of Edward John Dent, Chronometer Maker and some account of his Successors WITH SUPPLEMENT
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The Life and Letters of Edward John Dent, Chronometer Maker and some account of his Successors WITH SUPPLEMENT

By Mercer, Vaudrey, M.B., B.Chir. (Cantab); M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P.

The Antiquarian Horological Society, 1977 TWO VOLUMES, Firstly, a hardback. 4to. 190mm x 250mm tall (7.5" x 10" approx). Pp xx, 829, with a frontispiece plate of Edward John Dent, 154 further b/w plates with hundreds of illustrations and text figures, and 2 colour-plates.Some light spotting of the closed-page edges, otherwise almost fine, in the original red boards/gilt decorated spine and title, and with the very good and unclipped, photo-illustrated, dust-wrapper. Uncommon. TOGETHER WITH the even scarcer Supplement, published as a soft-cover in 1983 [the 1st and only edition], the supplement having minor rubs to the head & tail of its spine but otherwise very good in the original illustrated, black-printed, red thin-card covers. The Supplement takes the pagination from 831 to 891 incl, with a Family Tree, Plates 159-176 incl. and 4 folding or multi-folding technical drawings. Some additional postage may be required for this heavy set.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Almost Fine/Very Good. Sm 4to..

$654.27

Thomas Girtin's Water-Colours
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Thomas Girtin's Water-Colours

By Davies, Randall

London: The Studio, Limited, 1924 Hardback, 240mm x 298mm tall (9.25" x 11.75" approx.). Pp vii, 31, plus 96pp of plates, comprised of 16 colour plates with captioned tissue-guards, tipped-onto grey stock, and 80 monotone illustrations. A couple of minor chips to spine head, otherwise very good, in the original binding of quarter parchment with raised bands/grey paper-covered boards/gilt spine title/gilt on orange title to front board & gilt rulings/top edges gilt. With the attractive Art Nouveau bookplate of Rachel Agnes Talbot to the front pastedown. . Quarter Parchment & Boards. Good/No d/w.

$107.92

Master of Deception. Tangled Webs in London and the Middle East.
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Master of Deception. Tangled Webs in London and the Middle East.

By Mure, David

London: William Kimber, 1980 Hardback, 160mm x 240mm tall (6.25" x 9.5" approx.). 284pp, including an Appendix and a Bibliography, plus 8pp plates with 13 illustrations, chiefly in b/w photo. Very good, in the original black cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title, and with the slight edge-chipped but otherwise sound and unclipped illustrated dust-wrapper.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 8vo..

$24.28

John Gully and His Times

By Darwin, Bernard

London: Cassell & Co. Ltd., 1935 Hardback, 125mm x 193mm tall (5" x 7.5" approx.). Pp x, 230 + 4 b/w plates including a frontispiece. From the holdings of Burnley Mechanics Institute, with label to the front pastedown and accession number to spine. Occasional light spotting, more so to prelims, and some rubs and marks to cloth, otherwise good, in the original green cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title.. First Edition. Cloth. Fair/Later loose protective Jacket. Sm 8vo.

$40.47

Dean Forest Footplate Memories [signed by Author & three of his colleagues]
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Dean Forest Footplate Memories [signed by Author & three of his colleagues]

By Barnett, Bob

Great Addingon, Kettering: Silver Link Publishing Ltd, 2007 175mm x 240mm tall (7" x 9.5" approx.). 208pp with a frontispiece map; a double-page plan of of the stations and layout at Lydney Junction, and b/w photos throughout [including photographs and short biographies of thirty-eight of the Author's fellow workers at the Railway, three of which have been signed by their subjects]. Very good, in the original photo-illustrated soft-card covers, with the laid-down, colour-printed label "This copy is an Autographed First Edition signed by the Author at The Dean Forest Railway, Norchard, Gloucester, Easter 2007". Inscribed & Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/N/A. Lge 8vo..

$26.98

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