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Bab of the Percivals - Sayings, Doings, and Experiences of a small child of the Ards - Recorded for the solace of weary people who may be dwelling, temporarily, in the tents of darkness

by Stevenson, John:

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ix, 137 pp + 4 pp ads. A 'book of jest' set in the Ards Peninsula of Co. Down in Northern Ireland, written in the local dialect. By John Stevenson - a member of the printing and publishing firm of McCaw, Stevenson & Orr of Belfast. Text clean throughout. Brown cloth spine with brown hard paper boards. Paper spine label. Spine label lightly rubbed. Top corners bumped. Overall condition VG to VG+.
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Babel in Spain

by Haycraft, John:

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With a preface by Gerald Brenan. 222 pp. Frontispiece & 21 other b/w photographic illustrations. An account of the Spaniards by Haycraft who ran a school for teaching English in Cordoba. His pupils ranged from students to elderly professional men, from waiter to marquis. The author and his wife were invited into every sort of private home and public festivity which enables them to give us a true picture of Spain and the Spanish people. Green boards with silver lettering on spine. Very narrow strip at bottom of spine and front board sunned. Small faded patch at top of front board. Overall condition VG. In VG illustrated dust wrapper.
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Babes in the Darkling Wood

by Wells, H.G.:

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First reprint. 399 pp. Light spots of foxing on prelims and occasionally in text. A 'dialogue novel' of ideas by H.G. Wells. Dark green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Spine a little darkened. Two very small round holes in cloth on front board. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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Background to Sweden

by Heywood, Terence:

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332 pp. With frontispiece & 68 b/w illustrations. Map of Sweden on feps. A detailed account of the author's journeys in Sweden and of the Swedish way of life. blue cloth boards with faded silver lettering on spine. Top and bottom of spine and corners rubbed. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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The Backward Society

by Frost, Raymond:

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246 pp. Raymond Frost, an economist with the World Bank, writes from first-hand experience of backward countries. He concentrates on what these countries can do for themselves and considers alternative patterns of economic organization by means of boosting foreign trade. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Overall condition VG+. In Vg dust wrapper.
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Baily's Hunting Directory 1949-1950

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With Diary and Hunt Maps. Foxhounds, Harriers: England, Wales, Ireland & Scotland. Stag Hounds, Draghounds, BeaglesBasset Hounds, Otterhounds, Fofeign, Indian & Colonial, United States of America. Register of Winners, With Meetings, and Placed Horses at Point-to-Point Races 1949. Forty-fourth Year. 18pp ads, 546 pp + diary (a few short entries), xiv ads. Numerous folding maps. Text clean. Hinges cracking internally. Previous owner's inscription on ffep. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering. Blindstamp lettering on spine. Short nicks in cloth at top of spine. Overall condition VG.
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Ballybunion Congress, 1963

by Irish Vocational Education Association:

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Fifty-ninth Congress, June 4th-7th 1963. 145 pp + 11 pp ads. Orange paper covers. Overall condition VG.
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Banagher Review 1993 - St. Rynagh's Parish

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50 pp booklet of articles and photographs of local interest to Banagher, Co. Offaly, Ireland. White illustrated paper covers. Overall condition VG.
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Barber's Picturesque Illustrations of the Isle of Wight, comprising Views of every Object of Interest on the Island

by Barber:

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Engraved from Original Drawings, Accompanied by Historical and Topographical Descriptions. 110 pp. Illustration on title page, & 40 beautifully engraved tissue-guarded plares. Map of Isle of Wright at rear. Marbled edges. Rebound without half-title page. New eps. Bound in tan half-leather with brown cloth boards. Gilt lettering and rule on spine. 5 raised bands on spine with blindstamp decoration in panels. Internally clean & bright. Overall condition VG+.
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Barlasch of the Guard

by Seton Merriman, Henry:

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vi, 348 pp + 4 pp ads. A novel. Front hinge cracked. Black eps. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on front board and spine. Top, bottom and edges of spine and corners rubbed. Mudie's Library sticker at bottom of front board. Nick in cloth at top of spine. Overall condition Good.
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Baron Stein - Enemy of Napolean

by De Grunwald, Constantin:

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Translated from the French by C.F. Atkinson. 321 pp. Frontispiece, & 7 other b/w plates. Previous owner's inscription on ffep. Red cloth boards with faded yellow lettering on spine. Splits of about one inch at top of spine on both sides. Top and bottom of spine and corners of boards rubbed. Overall condition VG.
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The Barracks

by McGahern, John:

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First edition. This is John McGahern's first novel which won the Irish literary award the AE Memorial Award for 1962. It tells the story of life in a police barracks in a rural village in Ireland. The story is from the viewpoint of the local woman who marries a cruel widower police officer. It gives an insight into the bleakness and desperation of her life in small town rural Ireland. Text clean and tight. A few spots of foxing on front edge and three small spots on prelims. Previous owner's inscription neatly at top of ffep. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Overall condition VG+. In VG original dust wrapper.
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Basic Gardening

by Whitehead, Stanley B.:

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First Garden Book Club edition. viii, 280 pp. 51 line drawing illustrations throughout text. Chapters cover: landscape gardening, garden features, shrub and tree gardening, flower gardening, vegetable gardening, fruit gardening. Green cloth boards. Black lettering on spine. Overall condition VG+. In VG+ illustrated dust wrapper with illustration by Elizabeth Sorrell.
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Basic Mathematical Formulae for Student Engineers and Scientists

by Clarke, R.H.:

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32 pp of formulae. Text clean. White and pink paper covers. Overall condition VG.
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Basic Television - Part I

by Cole, H.A.:

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A Basic Training Manual. A Common Core Book. The New Model Illustrated Course of Elementary Technician Training. In Two Parts, Part I only. Many diagrams and illustrations throughout. The physical principles which make television possible and the way in which it works. Text clean. Illustrated hard paper boards. Overall condition VG. In VG dust wrapper.
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A Basket of Weasels - The weasel family in Ireland and other furred Irish beasts: bats, the rabbit, hares and some rodents

by Fairley, James:

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First edition. By James Fairley - formerly Associate Professor of Zoology at National University of Ireland, Galway - who has had 39 years experience working on, and writing about Ireland's wild mammals (Author of "An Irish Beast Book"). With portraits of the animals by Roy Gaston and text figures by the author. A book dealing with a selection of Ireland's furred wildlife including Mink, Stoat, Badger (including the problem of bovine tuberculosis), Otter, Pine Marten, Irish Bats (General) , Lesser Horseshoe Bat, Leisler's Bat, Muskrat, Rabbit, Hares & Rats and House Mice. A blend of research (both ancient and modern), local history, many fascinating casual observations by naturalists and others, plus an assortment of entertaining snippets. Includes a comprehensive chronicle of the accidental introduction and extermination of the muskrat in the 1930's. With 15 original beautifully detailed full-page b/w pencil drawing illustrations by Northern Ireland artist Roy Gaston. Paperback with sewn binding for… Read more
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Batsford's Pictorial Guides - 1. Amsterdam

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Photographed by Geoffrey Gilbert, 64 pp artistic b/w photographs with accompanying text. Map of Amsterdam on fep. Crease in centre of front board and first few pages. Covers grubby. Overall condition VG-.
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The Battle for Peace

by Elwyn jones, F.:

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First edition. Left Book Club Edition. 352 pp. With 10 maps by J. F. Horrabin. In red boards. Small stain on back board. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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The Battle of Britain - An Air Ministry Account of the Great Days from 8th August - 31st October 1940

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35 pp. With many b/w photographic illustrations. Illustrated paper covers. Rusted staples. Overall condition VG.
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The Battle of Flanders 1940

by Hay, Ian:

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The Army at War. Issued by the War Office. An account of the experiences of the British Expeditionary Force from the time of their landing in France in September 1939 to the final evacuation of Dunkirk on 3rd June 1940. maps on eps. Text clean. Paper covers. Overall condition VG.
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