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The Shape of Things to Come by Wells, H.G

First Edition, later printing 1935 (28th Thousand).Light Blue Boards.Book Condition: Very Good (ex-library with stamps to FEP).Happy to send further images to interested buyers...

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The Children of the New Forest; Illustrated by Safford Good by Marryat, Captain

First Edition first printing in this series by Scribners New York. Illustrated throughout by Stafford Good.Book Condition: Very Good+ (near fine) small owners inscription in pencil otherwise book pictoral cover is bright and clean (see image 1) gilt lette...

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Shame by RUSHDIE, Salman

First Edition, First Printing of this very rare and collectible book in great collection worthy condition.Book Condition: FineDust Jacket Condition: FineHappy to supply more photographs to interested collectors...

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Bookbinding and the Care of Books by Douglas Cockerell

Bookbinding and the Care of Books First Edition 1901This beautiful copy is bound in green leather with gilt lettering to spine. Book binding adverts still present at the rear. A comprehensive and illustrated guide to bookbinding by Douglas Cockerell. Publ...

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Poems: Complete Edition by Burn, Peter

Peter Burns, Poems Complete Edition 1900Signed and dedicated by Peter Burns Christmas 1900, very rare copy in this condition.Green Boards with gilt edges and gilt lettering is clean an bright.Some slight foxing inside but a copy worthy of a great collecti...

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Text Book of X-Ray Diagnosis Volume 3 by Shanks, Kerley, Twinin

Medical history published in 1939 and still in great condition, images and illustrations throughout (large heavy book - 800 pages)Great for collector of medical history...

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Plain Rules For The Stable by John Gamgee

There are plenty of reprints of this very popular book in circulation, this is a very rare genuine first edition.Happy to send more images and answer questions from interested buyers. These do not come around very often....

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The Paper Chase by A Fielding

Collins Crime Club First Edition, First Printing 1934, a rare find.Brown cloth binding, slightly loose, edges of pages have become dirty of time otherwise good condition.No Dust Jacket...

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