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An Illustrated History of French Literature - Translated from the French

by Ch. M. Des Granges Translated By Louise Morgan Sill

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Published
1921
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Good
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First Thus
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£26.88

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France: Libraire Hatier, 1921. Grey cloth boards with black title to the spine. 956 pages. A very heavy book. The front hinge is a little weak, resulting in small 'movement' to the book, but is holding well with no loss. Red coloured closed page edges. The red has lightened in one area. Very well illustrated throughout. This book is… Read more
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Nobody's Child - Who are You When You Don't Know Your Past

by Kate Adie

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Published
2006
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780340838013
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£3.40

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London: Hodder, 2006. A very good copy of this book. No creases to the pine or to the covers. Illustrated.. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Non Fiction.
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Exploring Sunart and Ardnamurchan with Hill Routes and Maps for Walkers

by Mairi MacDonald

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Riley Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
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£4.76

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Scotland: West Highland Publications, 1985. Clean and uncreased green covers. 24 pages. Illustrated. Several area walking maps.. stapled Book. Very Good. Illus. by Mairi MacDonald. Topography.
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Hunt for the Southern Continent

by James Cook

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Riley Books
Published
2007
Condition
Fine - New Book
ISBN
9780141025438
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£1.70

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London: Penguin Great Journeys No 7, 2007. A new and unread copy of this book. 116 pages. Cover price £4.99. Trade Paperback. Fine - New Book. Illus. by david pearson. Classic.
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To the Ends of the Earth - the Hunt for the Jackal

by David Yallop

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Riley Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780224023689
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£9.53

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Jonathan Cape, 1993. Very clean black boards with a gilt title to the spine. 580 pages. 20 pages of photographs and maps. The book is complete in a very good jacket which has been protedted in a mylar removable covering. This is a very heavy book and will require extra postage.. Hard Back. Very Good/Very Good. Non Fiction.
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The Extremely Serious Guide to Sex

by Keith Ray

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Riley Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780862872649
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£5.44

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Guild Publishing, 1986. Very clean and bright pictorial boards.96 firm pages. A well researched book which answers all your questions both seriously but with humour. Many line drawings throughout.. Glossy Hard Back. Very Good. Non Fiction - Sex.
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U K: Paragon, 1998. Onr light reading crease to the spine. Some mild shelf creases to the covers.209 pages.. Mass Market Paperback. Fair. Game Book.
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£2.72
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Daredevils - Evel Knievel, Daniel P. Mannix, Yakima Canutt, Harry Houdini, Prof. Keller

by Mike Samuda

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Riley Books
Published
1977
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780713100693
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£2.04

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Edward Arnold, 1977. A 48 page booklet with brief biogs of the 'Daredevils' The cover is laminated. Pages Clean Some very good picture/photo illustrations throughout. 7in x 4.5in. Stapled Card Covers. Good. 7in x 4.5in. Non - Fic.
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London: Odhams Red boards with embossed pattern on cover. Gilt lettering to spine. 320 pages including the index. A wonderful book for anyone studying government, including State: Civil Service; Local Government; Rates & Taxes; Law; Police; Hospitals; Post Office; BBC; Neswpapers; Railways; Banks; Stock Exchange; Education.. Hard Back. Good. 9in x 6in. Student Study.
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£6.81
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Cassell's Dictionary of Superstitions

by David Pickering

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Riley Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780304365616
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£4.08

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London: Cassell Reference, 2002. A new and unread copy of this book. 527 pages.. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Paranomal.
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Chickens at Home

by Michael Roberts

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Riley Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780947870072
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£7.83

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U K: Domestic Fowl Reasearch / Gold Cockeral Books, 2002. Bright uncreased glossy covers. 53 tight clean pages. Two page Defra print-out about parasite control laid into the book.. Glossy Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Sara Roadnight. 6in x 8in. Non Fiction.
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Donkeys - Their Care and Management

by M. R. De Wesselow

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Riley Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
New Adition
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£8.17

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London: Centaur Press Ltd, 1973. A very crisp and neat copy of this book. 144 bright pages. Protected jacket. Illustrated.. New Adition. Hard Back. Very Good/Very Good. Animal / Donkey.
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Hens on the Land

by A K Speirs Alexander

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Riley Books
Published
1948
Condition
Good
Edition
First
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£6.81

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London: Farmer and Stock Breeder, 1948. 87 clean well illustrated pages plus pages of adverts.Practical poultry husbandry. many photographs.neat name to ffep.. First. Hard Back. Good. 8.5in x 5.5in. Non Fiction.
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The Diary of a Freeman

by Black Knight

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Riley Books
Published
1953
Condition
Good
Edition
Facsimile
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£5.44

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London: Cassell and Co Ltd, 1953. Clean red boards. gift inscription to ffep. 182 clean pages with illustrations. The jacket has some loss from the bottom edge and less so from the top edge. Pictorial cover showing a portrait of Black Knight - the Pekinese 'author' of this book.. Facsimile. Hard Back. Good/Poor. Illus. by Sir Alfred Munnings. Non… Read more
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The Heritage of England in Colour

by A. F. Kersting and John Bledlow

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Riley Books
Published
1957
Condition
Fair
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£5.44

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London: B. T. Batsford Lt, 1957. Bright red boards. 112 clean pages. Beautiful colour photographic illustrations. Ex Convent School library. ffep missing. The jacket has some wear to the top of the spine and to the corners. ffep missing.. Hard Back. Fair/Fair. Illus. by John Bledlow. 7.5in x 10in. Topography / Photography.
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Scotland - History of a Nation

by David Ross

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Riley Books
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780947782580
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£8.17

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Geddes & Grosset for Lomond Books An unread copy of this book with only the very mildest sign of shop shelfwear. 384 pages. Illustrated. no creases or wear.. Large Trade Paperback. Near Fine. 10in x 7in. History.
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Dark History of the Roman Emperors from Julius Caesar to the Fall of Rome

by Michael Kerrigan

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Riley Books
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781905704958
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£14.63

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London: Amber Books, 2008. Glossy pictorial hardback. 256 pages. Many illustrations throughout. The jacket is clean and bright. Very mild shelf wear to the base of the spine. This is a very heavy book and may incur extra postage.. Hard Back. Very Good/Very Good. 11.5in x 8.5in. Roman History.
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May I Have the Pleasure?

by Belinda Quirey with Steve Bradshaw and Ronald Smedley - Edited By Libby Halliday

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Riley Books
Published
1976
Condition
Fair
ISBN
9780563110002
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£3.40

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London: BBC, 1976. An ex-library copy of this book. Corner crease to front bottom corner. 124 pages. Internally the pages are clean and bright. Study reading copy.. Soft Cover. Fair. Illus. by Illustra Design. 9in x 7in. Dance.
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Inside Outside - if I Had a Hammer

by Frank Plimmer

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Riley Books
Published
1972
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780333135488
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£5.44

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London: Macmillan, 1972. 48 clean pages. Neat school stamp to ffep. Illustrated.. Stapled Card Covers. Good. Poetry.
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Home Wine Making Brewing and Other Drinks

by Charles Foster

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Riley Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780706359411
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£4.76

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London: Ward Lock & Co, 1985. A bright and clean copy of this book. 80 fully illustrated pages. The pages are unmarked and the cover uncreased.. Trade Paperback. Very Good. 8.5in x 8in. Cookery.
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