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St Martin's Summer - A Tragi-Comedy

by Sabatini, Rafael:

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256 pp. A novel. A little foxing on prelims and edges. Red cloth boards with black lettering on front board and spine. Boards and spine faded. Overall condition VG-. No dust wrapper.
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Zionist Portraits and Other Essays

by Sacher, Harry:

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First edition. viii, 355 pp. By Harry Sacher - a dedicated believer in Jewish Nationalism and friend of Dr Weizmann, the first president of the state of Israel. He practised law in Palestine for 10 years from 1920, From 1927-1930 he was a member of the Zionist Executive, in charge of Zionist work in Palestine. This volume contains a selection of his writings mainly on Zionism and Jewish problems over a period of some 50 years. Maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Top edge red. A few spots of foxing on prelims and front edge. Overall condition VG. In VG- dust wrapper.
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The Record Guide

by Sackville-West, Edward & Shawe-Taylor, Desmond:

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First edition. 763 pp. A guide to gramaphone records available in England up to 1950 which offers help and advice to the music-loving record-buyer. Browning on eps. Previous owner's inscription on ffep. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Spine darkened. Patch at top of front board faded. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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Pepita

by Sackville-West, V.:

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Second impression. 282 pp + 5 pp ads. Frontispiece, & 15 other b/w plates. A biography. Some light spots of foxing on prelims and occasional spot in text. Previous owner's inscription on ffep. Orange cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Overall condition VG. no dust wrapper.
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Blessington-D'Orsay - A Masquerade

by Sadleir, Michael:

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First reprint. Frontispiece, & 15 other plates in gravure. xi, 411 pp. Genealogies of the Power and Gardiner (Blessington) Families. A biography of Lady Blessington. Occasional annotations in light pencil in margins of text. Light browning on eps. Illustrations of Lady Blessington's and Count D'Orsay's bookplates on eps. Previous owner's inscription on ffep. Dark green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Short split at top of spine. Top and bottom of spine and corners rubbed. A few small stains at top of front board. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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The Noblest Frailty

by Sadleir, Michael:

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First edition. 328 pp. A novel set in the mid 1800's in England - the mid-Victorian era with its social codes. The novel was originally to be entitled "Obedience" but was changed at the last moment after it had been printed as another novel of the same name was published. Previous owner's inscription on ffep and rear free ep. Very intermittent spots of light foxing in text. Light browning on eps. Blue boards with navy blue lettering. Top, bottom and edges of spine rubbed. Corners bumped. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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Forlorn Sunset

by Sadleir, Michael:

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First edition. xi, 501 pp. Frontispiece and jacket illustration by John Piper. A story of disreputable London life in the 1870's. Previous owner's inscription on ffep. Purple cloth boards. Gilt initials on front board and gilt lettering on spine. Top edge purple. Corners bumped. Overall condition VG. In Good illustrated dust wrapper.
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The Devil Upon Crutches: From the Diable Boiteux of Mr. Le Sage. A New Translation

by Le Sage:

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A New Translation. To Which are now first added, Asmodeus's Crutches, A Critical Letter Upon the Work; and Dialogues between Two Chimneys of Madrid. Adorned with Cuts. The Second Edition, Corrected. In Two Volumes. Vol I - viii, 266 pp + Index (14 pp). Dedication to the Illustious Don Lewis Velez De Guevara. 'Asmodeus's Crutches' pp 1 - 15. Engraved frontispiece & 5 other engraved plates. Vol II - (iv), 260 + Index (12 pp). Engraved frontispiece & 5 other engraved plates. Includes: 'Dialogues, Serious and Comic, Between Two Chimneys of Madrid' before the Index. Bound in matching contemporary tan leather with gilt tooling on edges of boards. Five raised bands with gilt rule on spines. Spine labels missing. previous owner's bookplate on feps. Vol I - Front board and ffep detached. Rear hinge cracked. Pieces of leather missing at top and bottom of spine. Corners rubbed. Foxing on engraved frontispiece - otherwise text clean. Vol II - pieces of leather missing at top… Read more
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A History of Elizabethan Literature

by Saintsbury, George:

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Second edition. Second volume in the History of English Literature series. xiv, 471 pp. Contents: From Tottel's Miscellany to Spenser, Early Elizabethan Prose, The First Dramatic Period, The 'Faerie Queene' and its Group, The Second Dramatic Period - Shakespere, Later Elizabethan and Jacobean Prose, The Third Dramatic Period, The School of Spenser and the Tribe of Ben; Milton, Taylor, Clarendon, Browne & Hobbes, Caroline Poetry, The Fourth dramatic Period, Minor Caroline Prose. Browning on eps only. Previous owner's inscription on ep. Navy blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Bottom corners of both boards creased. Top and bottom of spine and corners rubbed. Overall condition Good+.
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Les Aventures de Télémaque, Fils D'Ulysse, Par Francois Salignac De La Mothe Félélon

by Salignac, Francois:

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In French. Avec les notes mythologiques de Francois Noel, Inspecteur Général de L'Instruction Publique. Nouvelle édition, ornée de vingt-cinq gravures, et de la Carte des Voyages de Télémaque. Tome Premiere. Frontispiece - engraved portrait of Salignac. iv, folding map (VG condition), 299 pp. Livre Premier - Livre Sixieme. Frontispiece engravings to each book. Text very clean throughout. Binding sound. Brown eps. Marbled edges. Beautifully bound in original full tan leather with gilt lettering on spine. Decorative gilt margins on boards and gilt and blindstamp decoration on spine. Gilt tooling to edge of boards. Front edge of spine split along full length. Corners rubbed. Overall condition VG.
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A New Russia?

by Salisbury, Harrison E.:

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First edition. 143 pp + 2 pp (about the author). Contents: Back to Russia, The "Lost Generation", The New "Men of the Sixties", The Growth of Neo-Stalinism, The Rise of Anti-Semitism, Spiritual Stirrings in Russia, Mongolia Turns West, Moskow and Peking Choose Seperate Paths, A Nation in Flux, Whither Russia? Black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. Overall condition VG+. In VG black dust wrapper.
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The British Dominions Year Book 1920

by Salmon, Edward & Worsfold, James (editors):

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317 pp + 11 pp ads. Contents include: The British Empire - Dominions and Dependencies; The Armistice; The League of Nations; The New Parliament; Labour and Capital; Future of British Shipping, Railway Revenue 1913-18; Trade Organisation, Ministry of Munitions, The Feminine Factor, Housing the People, Food Production, Preventitive Medicine, V.C.'s; Diplomatic Appointments etc. Text clean. Binding sound. Blue hard paper boards with blue cloth spine. Vignette of eagle on front board. Overall condition VG.
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Karl Marx and Modern Socialism

by Salter, F.R.:

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263 pp. An account of Karl Marx, The Communist Manifesto, The Marxian Theory of Value, German Social Democracy, French Syndicalism, The Russian Labour Movement, Bolshevism, English Socialism etc. A little light browning on free eps only. Red boards with black lettering on front board and spine. Bottom corners lightly rubbed. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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Going to a Concert

by Salter, Lionel:

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'Excursions' Series. Reprint. 160 pp. Frontispiece, & 22 other b/w photographic illustrations. A guide to concert goers including the orchestra, the choir, recitals, the men who wrote the music & listening to music intelligently. Grey boards with blue lettering on spine. Overall condition VG. In VG- price-clipped illustrated dust wrapper.
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Falconry in the British Isles

by Salvin, Francis Henry & Brodrick, William:

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Facsimile of edition first published in 1855. vii, 147 pp. Two frontispieces, & 20 other superb colour plates. The first edition of this book was claimed by Harting in his Bibliotheca Accipitraria as "the best modern book in english on the art and practice of falconry". Previous owner's bookplate on fep. Olive eps. Top edge gilt. Dark green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Overall condition near Fine. In near Fine price clipped dust wrapper.
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Macmillan - A Study in Ambiguity

by Sampson, Anthony:

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First edition. 272 pp. With 20 b/w photographic illustrations. An account of the political career of British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan. Red eps. Previous owner's inscription on ffep. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Top edge pink. Top and bottom of spine and corners very lightly rubbed. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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The New Europeans - A Guide to the Workings, Institutions, and Character of Contemporary Western Europe

by Sampson, Anthony:

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Paperback. Panther edition. 496 pp. Contents include: Land, Power, corporations, Cars, Bankers, Technology, Defence, Tourism, languages, Films, etc. A little browning around margins of text. Red paper covers. Overall condition VG.
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Radio and TV Trouble Clues

by Sams (Engineering Staff), Howard W.:

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Photofact Publication. First edition. Volume 2. 96 pp. Contents: Troubleshooting Hints, TV Circuit Troubles, Radio Circuit Troubles. Many illustrations throughout. Red paper covers. Rusted staples. Overall condition VG.
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Progressive Practice in Dentistry

by Samson, Edward:

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Third edition, Thoroughly Revised and Reset. viii, 328 pp. Contents include: Starting in Practice, Staff, Law Ethics and Dentistry, Treatment, Child Patients, Financial Management, Time Management, Women Dentists. Text clean. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Corners rubbed. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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A Lifetime in Jerusalem - The Memoirs of the Second Viscount Samuel

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First edition. xi, 335 pp. 16 b/w illustrations. An autobiographical account of the career of Edwin Herbert Samuel, the Second Viscount who served on the General Staff Intelligence in Palestine (1917-19) and subsequently in the Palestine Administration (1920-48). Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Corners lightly bumped. Overall condition VG. In VG- dust wrapper
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