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T.S.Eliot,  A Voice Descanting
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T.S.Eliot, A Voice Descanting

By Bagchee, Shyamal [ Edited By

London: Macmillan, 1990. Centenary Essays: this volume brings together new essays by 14 scholars who look at T.S.Eliot's poetry and criticism from a number of interesting and pertinent perspectives. Written and edited to correspond with Eliot's birth centenary. A neat copy in black cloth boards, secure, tightly bound and clean, in a slightly edge rubbed dust jacket. Clean and complete. p. xii, 294. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.79

Loretto Roll of Honour, 1939-1945.; The Loretto register, 1825 to 1964. [ 2 Books and 5 Soft Cover Copies of Loretto Magazine 1994-1998 ]

By Loretto School (Musselburgh, Scotland)

Cupar-Fife: J. & G. Innes, 1946. 1st Listed: 61 p. : plates, ports. ; 23 cm. B/w portrait photos; Red cloth, clean but general edge fade/spine fade, tightly bound, clean { letter with list members laid in dated 24th Jan 1957; 2nd Listed: 4th edn, [ed. by] Tom Hart; preface, [by] W.M. Mackinlay. Edinburgh : T. & A. Constable 1966, xxiii, 416 pages : plates (including portraits) ; 24 cm. Tightly bound, clean copy, general red cloth fade, notably to spine; 3rd Listing: 5 x Fine consecutive copies of The Lorreto Magazine December 1994 -December 1998. Nice Lot. . Hard Cover. Very Good - See below/images. 8vo.

$42.12

Pitman's practical Spanish instructor : an illustrated serio-comic journal for English readers.
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Pitman's practical Spanish instructor : an illustrated serio-comic journal for English readers.

By Pitman, Sir Isaac and Sons.

London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons , 1898. "To be completed in 26 weekly parts" between 1898 -99. 410 p. ; 8vo. A thorough, illustrated and practical means of Language instruction. Contains letters, business thought, general everyday instruction. Rare copy of all 26 weekly parts, suitably cased in quarter black leather and boards, gilt titles to spine, lightly rubbed to extremities. Tighly bound, pages very good. . Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾".

$31.59

A bibliography of English corantos and periodical newsbooks, 1620- 1642.
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A bibliography of English corantos and periodical newsbooks, 1620- 1642.

By Dahl, Folke.; Bibliographical Society (Great Britain)

London: The Bibliographical Society , 1952. An expansion of the author's Short-title catalogue of English corantos and newsbooks, 1620-1642, which appeared in the Library in June 1938. "Works of reference": pages 10-13. 283 pages : facsimiles ; 23 cm. Firm, square copy, minor surface marking to paper covered boards, some spotting to beige cloth spine. Very tightly bound, pages clean. Free of any inscriptions. . Hard Cover. Very Good - See below/images. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.16

Convention : 1500-1750
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Convention : 1500-1750

By Manley, Lawrence

Cambridge [Mass.] London: Harvard University Press, 1980. A major reinterpretation of the development of European literary theory, this wide ranging study offers a new approach to ways of thinking about man's work in generalx, 355 p. ; 25 cm. A very nice neat copy, clean and bright, free of any inscriptions, , in a complete, basically clean dust jacket, minor dust mark to inside edge. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.79

Words in time : the social history of English Vocabulary
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Words in time : the social history of English Vocabulary

By Hughes, Geoffrey.

Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1988. Series: Language library. 270p : ill ; 24cm. Bibliography: p253-261. - Includes index. A fine copy in a like dust jacket. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.16

Dictionary of translated names and Titles
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Dictionary of translated names and Titles

By ROOM, Adrian.

London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1986. Notes: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Russian. xviii, 460 pages ; 25 cm. Lovely copy in a like dust jacket. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.79

How to restore electrical & ignition Systems;  How to Restore Car Interiors; How to Restore Sheet Metal Work [ 3 Matching Volumes Nos 1, 2 and 6 from the Series }
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How to restore electrical & ignition Systems; How to Restore Car Interiors; How to Restore Sheet Metal Work [ 3 Matching Volumes Nos 1, 2 and 6 from the Series }

By Wallage, Peter.; Bob Smith.

London: Osprey, 1989. SERIES: Osprey Restoration Guides: 1st listed: No 1, 128p. : ill. ; 22cm. Index. A fine clean copy. Later printing 1989; 2nd Listed: No; 2 Guild Publishing, a fine copy, later printing 1987, p.128, index. A fine copy. 3rd Listed: published by Guild Publishing: 1987, a later printing, p.126, Index. A fine copy. 3 x Fine copies in illustrated glossy hard back covers. [ Location: BR1/4/3 ]. Hard Cover. Fine/None Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.79

Jewellery
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Jewellery

By Smith, H. Clifford (Harold Clifford) 1876-1960.

London: Methuen and Co, 1909. SERIES: Half-title: The connoisseur's library ; general editor: C. Davenport. This is either the 1908 or 1909 edition. Now in a nice secure red cloth Reference Library Binding. With quite regular small circular stamps to rear plates. But, this is a purposeful and sturdy copy. Ideal for the collector or for reference purposes. xlvii, 409, 1 unnumbered page, 1 leaf, LIV preliminary leaves (3 col., incl. col. frontispiece) : illustrations ; 27 cm. Series title also on t.-p. Bibliography; p. 371-379.. Hard Cover. Very Good - See below/images. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.95

A Dictionary of the Anonymous and Pseudonymous Literature of Great Britain: Including the Works of Foreigners Written in, or Translated into the English Language. Volumes 1 - 4
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A Dictionary of the Anonymous and Pseudonymous Literature of Great Britain: Including the Works of Foreigners Written in, or Translated into the English Language. Volumes 1 - 4

By Halkett, John Laing ; Laing, John

London: Adamant Media Corporation, 2006. This Elibron Classics book is a facsimile reprint of a 1882 edition by William Paterson, Edinburgh. v.1. ABC-EYE.--v.2. FAB-NYM.--v.3. OBR-TIS.--v.4. TIT-ZOR. A fine Set. [ Location: Dark Oak 1 ]. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$21.06

Phillip Stubbes's anatomy of the abuses in England in Shakspere's youth, A.D. 1583 [ Parts I & II ]
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Phillip Stubbes's anatomy of the abuses in England in Shakspere's youth, A.D. 1583 [ Parts I & II ]

By Stubbes, Phillip.; Furnivall, Frederick James 1825-1910.

London: N. Tubner & Co for the New Shakspere Society, 1877. FULL TITLE: Phillip Stubbes's Anatomy of the abuses in England in Shakspere's youth, A.D. 1583 : Part I. (collated with other editions in 1583, 1585, and 1595) ; with extracts from Stubbes's Life of his wife, 1591, and his Perfect pathway to felicitie, 1592 (1610), and Bp. Babington on the Ten commandments, 1588 ; also, the fourth book of Thomas Kirchmaier's (or Naogeorgus's) Regnum papismi, or Popish kingdome, (Englisht by Barnabe Googe, 1570,) On popular and popish superstitions in 1553. Series - Publications of the New Shakespeare Society ; series 6. Shakspere's England ; no. 4, 6. Published 1877 - 1879. 10 p., 12-15 leaves of plates, 17-20 p., 21-33 leaves of plates, 35-98, 376 p. : front. (fold.), ill., ports. ; 25 cm. Part II : 1882, p. xxxix,124. Both Volumes are in a matching Black Cloth, this is neat, clean and tight. Although an Ex Library copy, with several non intrusive small stamps, both volumes are very well presented and preserved. [ Location: BR1/4 ]. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$26.32