The Boys' Froissart : Being Sir John Froissarts Chronicles of Adventure, Battle and Custom in England, France, Spain / Edited for Boys with an Introduction by Sidney Lanier, Illustrated by Alfred Kappes
£7.50
Notes: BLUE HARD PICTURE COVERS WORN ON CORNERS, RUBBED ON EDGES & SCUFFED AT TOP OF SPINE. TOP EDGE OF BOOK DUST MARKED. FRONT END PAPER REMOVED. SEWN BINDING A BIT LOOSE IN PLACES. OTHERWISE PAGES AND CONTENTS JUST ABOUT GOOD. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
A KAPPES
1880
422
20587
UK
Fair
Hard Back
SAMPSON & LOW
No D/W
ILLUSTRATED BOARDS

VALIANT ANNUAL 1976
£2.50
Notes: PAGES BROWNED. COVERS VERY WORN ON EDGES AND CORNERS. TOP OF SPINE HAS TWO SMALL RAGGED/SCUFFED TEARS. SOME INGRAINED DIRT IN THE SCUFFED AREAS. OK FOR A READING COPY.
1975
143
1262
READING COPY
Hardback
IPC MAGAZINES
No D/W
PICTORIAL BOARDS

GUNSMOKE ANNUAL 1974
£4.49
Notes: Scuffed at top of spine. Light spotting on edge of block. Insert clean and tidy.
0
77
07235 0218 8
2830
FAIR+
Hardback
No D/W
LAMINATED BOARDS

ONE MAN - ONE WIFE
ALUKO. T. M
£9.49
Notes: THE BOOK IS GOOD FOR AGE. LIGHT MARKING ON TOP AND EDGE OF BLOCK. THE OPEN PAGES ARE GOOD. END PAPERS BROWNED. GHOST OF PENCILLED PRICE ON FRONT END PAPER. SLIGHT DISCOLOURATION OF EDGES OF BOARDS. THE D/W IS POOR. WORN, CHIPPED, AND CREASED . WITH A FEW SMALL BITS MISSING
1959
200
19703
FAIR TO GOOD.
Hardback
NIGERIAN PRINTING AND PUB
Poor

CHICO . THE STORY OF A HOMING PIGEON
BLANCHARD. L. M
£4.99
Notes: TOP OF BLOCK DUSTY. EDGE OF BLOCK SOILED THROUGH USE. OPEN PAGES ARE CLEAN AND TIDY. OWNER'S NAME ON FRONT END PAPER. GREEN HARD COVERS A BIT WORN ON CORNERS. SPINE LEANS. NO D/W.
F. ROGERS
1927
125
13103
Fair
Hardback
GEORGE HARRAP
No D/W

THE AFRICAN ( AFRICAN WRITERS SERIES)
CONTON. W.
£3.35
Notes: SOME DIRTY MARKS ON TOP AND EDGE OF BLOCK BUT INTERNALLY GOOD. SPINE BROWNED.
1964
213
20726
Fair
SOFT COVERS
HEINEMANN EDUCATIONAL
No D/W

THE TRIUMPH BOOK FOR BOYS
COWEN. F; HARCOURT-BURRAGE.A; BRISTOW-NOBLE. J. C.
£6.99
Notes: NO DATE OF PUBLICATION, BUT I THINK COLLINS WERE PUBLISHING THESE IN THE 1930s. UNPAGINATED. EDGE OF BLOCK LIGHTLY FOXED. LIGHT FOXING ON TITLE PAGE AND PRELIMS. OTHERWISE THERE IS SOME OCCASIONAL FOXING BUT MOSTLY PRETTY CLEAN. THE FRONTISPIECE IS A FIERY ORDEAL". PAGE LOOSE ON BOTTOM THIRD. FIRST STORY IS " A FIERY ORDEAL" BY A. DURSTON. THEN "ESCAPE AND CAPTURE" BY HARRY JACKSON.. FINAL STORY IS "THE BLACK CAT OF USHER". BY MORRIS. 7 COLOUR PLATES INCLUDING THE FRONTISPIECE. THE PLAIN LIGHT BROWN BOARDS HAVE A FEW BLEACHED SPOTS ON THE FRONT. TOP AND BOTTOM OF SPINE WORN. SMALL RAGGED TEAR AT BOTTOM REAR OF SPINE- APPROX ONE CM. OVERALL GOOD FOR AGE."
0
0
17326
Hardback
COLLINS' CLEAR TYPE PRESS
No D/W

THE HISTORY OF SANDFORD AND MERTON WITH ILLUSTRATIONS
DAY. T
£8.25
Notes: STATED TO BE FROM THE ORIGINAL EDITION UNABRIDGED BUT NO DATE OF PUBLICATION. TOP OF BLOCK DUSTY. PAGES GENERALLY GOOD. ILLUSTRATED BOARDS HAVE SOME EDGE AND CORNER WEAR. PIN POINT HOLE IN SPINE. GIFT INSCRIPTION ON FRONT END PAPER. SCANS AVAILABLE
0
418
9067
FAIR+
GRIFFITH FARRAN OKEDEN AN
No D/W
ILLUSTRATED BOARDS

ERIC AND ENID ( EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY).
DE TROYES. C
£8.50
Notes: HARDBACK. NO D/W. NO DATE OF PUBLICATION GIVEN, BUT THE TRANSLATION OF ERIC AND ENID IS MENTIONED AS BEING 1914, AND THERE IS AN OWNER'S NAME WITH THE DATE OF OCTOBER 1914 ON THE FRONT END PAPER. PREFACE IS DATED MARCH 1913. THERE IS SOME UNDERLINING AND ANNOTATION. MAINLY IN PENCIL, AND MAINLY IN THE INTRODUCTION, BUT A SECTION OF YVAIN, ABOUT 25 PAGES, HAS SIDELINING, UNDERLINING AND ANNOTATIONS IN INK. TOP OF BLOCK DUST STAINED. EDGES OF PAGES TANNED. HARD BLUE COVERS ARE WORN. SOME PLAY IN THE SPINE. THE SEWN BINDING IS A BIT LOOSE IN PLACES. OK AS A WORKING COPY. SCANS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST.
0
377
27720
READING COPY.
Hardback
J. M. DENT &SONS LTD
No D/W

Encyclopedia of comic characters: Over 1200 Characters
GIFFORD D
£6.50
Notes: A GOOD TO VERY BOOK IN DUST JACKET. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1987
256
582892945
19744
GOOD++
Hard Back
LONGMAN
Good

THROUGH THE BOXER LINES
GILSON. C
£3.50
Notes: A TALE OF THE BOXER REBELLION. NO DATE OF PUBLICATION - PAGES FAIRLY GOOD. LIGHT FOXING TO EDGES AND DUSTY ON TOP. HARD COVERS FAIR TO GOOD- CORNERS BUMPED. YELLOW D/W IS VERY POOR HAS NUMEROUS TEARS TO EDGES AND ONE TEAR DIAGONALLY ACROSS BACK. VERY GRUBBY. PRICE OF 2 SHILLINGS ON SPINE.POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS.
0
126
2802
Fair
Hard Back
EDWARD ARNOLD
Poor
HARDBACK

NOVELS BY JULES VERNE, BEING TEH FOLLWING FIVE BOOKS REPRINTED UNABRIDGED AND INCLUDED IN ONE VOLUME: TWENTY THOUSAN LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA, AROUND THE WORLD IN EIGHTY DAYS, FLOATING ISLAND, THE BLOCKADE RUNNERS, HECTOR SERVADAC.
HARWOOD. H. C ( EDITOR)
£15.99
Notes: HARDBACK. NO D/W. INTERNALLY NICE AND TIDY. EDGES OF BLOCK ARE TANNED. HARD BLACK COVERS ARE GOOD FOR AGE. A LITTLE WEAR ON EDGES AND CORNERS. ON THE FRONT COVER THERE ARE A FEW TINY WHITE SPLASHES-SEE SCAN.
1929
1168
27837
HARDBACK.
VICTOR GOLLANCZ
No D/W

THE SELECT WORKS OF JOHN BUNYAN WITH INTRODUCTORY LECTURES ON THE PILGRIM'S PROGRESS. ( THE PILGRIM'S PROGRESS, THE HOLY WAR, AND OTHER SELECTED WORKS OF JOHN BUNYAN WITH EXPOSITORY LECTURES ON THE PILGRIM'S PROGRESS.). VOLUME II ONLY
MAGUIRE. R.
£12.50
Notes: VOLUME II ONLY. PAGES 617 TO 1300 PLUS XLiii. NO DATE OF PUBLICATION, BUT PROBABLY MID 19TH CENTURY. FRONTISPIECE AND VIGNETTE TITLE PLUS 6 ENGRAVINGS. THE TITLE PAGES AND FRONTISPIECE ARE FOXED. FRONT END PAPER CREASED. WATER MARK ON EDGES OF THESE PAGES. AFTER THAT THE PAGES ARE GENERALLY GOOD, ALTHOUGH THERE IS A LITTLE FOXING ON THE REST OF THE PLATES. STAIN ON EDGE OF LAST PLATE. REAR END PAPER CREASED. THE HALF LEATHER COVERS ARE WORN. CORNERS SCUFFED , AND THERE IS A SCUFF ON THE LEADING EDGE OF FRONT BOARD. FRONT HINGE BROKEN, BUT THE FRONT BOARD IS CLINGING ON BY THE SEWN BINDING. THE CLOTH COVERING THE REAR BOARD IS LOOSE ON THE EDGE. THE CLOTH IS FADED AND SCRATCHED. SCANS AVAILABLE. AS THE INTERIOR IS TIDY THIS MIGHT RE-BIND NICELY. HEAVY. PLEASE CHECK POSTAGE WITH US
0
684
20733
Hardback
LONDON PRINTING AND PUBLI
No D/W
HALF LEATHER

Benghazi and Beyond
MANSFIELD D & PACHECO R
£6.00
Notes: 2014. SOFT COVERS. NEW BOOK WITH LIGHT SHELF WEAR. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
2014
305
9780996014601
27845
USA
Very Good +
SOFT COVERS
ENDURANCE PRESS
No D/W

MILLICENT LEGH
MARSHALL. E
£2.50
Notes: NO DATE OF PUBLICATION. PRINTED BY BILLING AND SONS, LONDON. INSIDE IS ADVERTISED THE ROYAL LIBRARY FOR BOYS AND GIRLS"
0
334
22672
READING COPY.
Hardback
SEELEY SERVICE AND CO
No D/W

POSH FROCKS AND POSTINGS. A SECOND COLLECTION OF POEMS WRITTEN BY MAGGIE MAY
MAY. M
£2.75
Notes: SIGNED BY AUTHOR. D/W HAS A FEW NOTICEABLE SCRATCHES, AND A LITTLE EDGEWEAR.
AL TURNER
1991
63
2827
HAZELL BOOKS
Very Good
Hardback
FIRST
Good
BY AUTHOR

IN THE EAST COUNTRY WITH SIR THOMAS BROWNE, Kt
MRS MARSHALL
£5.99
Notes: TOP OF BLOCK DUST STAINED. EDGE OF BLOCK TANNED AND SPOTTED. THE OPEN PAGES ARE GOOD FOR AGE. INSCRIPTION IN INK ON FRONT END PAPER. THE HARD BLUE COVERS ARE WORN ON CORNERS, AND AT TOP/BOTTOM OF SPINE. A BIT OF BLEACHED SPOTTING ON THE BOARDS. SPINE DARKENED. BINDING CRACKING BETWEEN PAGES 176/177. THE INTRODUCTION STATES THAT THE CENTRAL FIGURE IN THIS STORY OF THE EAST COUNTRY IN THE REIGN OF CHARLES THE SECOND IS THE AUTHOR OF THE RELIGIO MEDICI
1892
398
22359
Fair
Hardback
SEELEY AND CO
No D/W

Raffaella of Master Alexander Piccolomini, or Rather a Dialogue of the Fair Perfectioing of Ladies
PICCOLOMINO
£8.50
Notes: A LIMITED EDITION RUN, THIS IS NUMBERED 118. INTERNALLY GOOD BUT THE CREAM COVERS ARE BLOTCHILY BROWNED. PREVIOUS OWNER'S NAME IN INK INSIDE FRONT COVER. WRITTEN FIRST IN THE ITALIAN LANGUAGE FOR THE ACADEMY OF THE THUNDERSTRUCK IN SIENA AND NOW TRANSLATED BY J. N, EXETER COLLEGE, OXFORD
1968
103
30559
FAIR TO GOOD.
SOFT COVERS
ROBERT MACLEHOSE
No D/W

SLAVES
POLLARD .F
£7.49
Notes: BROWN CLOTH BOARDS WITH WOODCUT/LINOCUT ILLUSTRATED FRONT BOARD. COVERS WORN AND RATHER GRUBBY, BUT BINDING NICE AND TIGHT. PAGES FOXED A LITTLE. EDGES OF PAGES BROWNED. NO D/W.
1931
288
1130
Fair
Hard Back
GRANT RICHARDS
No D/W

The Art of War: More of the Best Cover Art from War, Battle, Air Ace and War at Sea Picture Libraries
ROACH D
£13.00
Notes: 2008. THICK CARD COVERS.NEW BOOK WITH LIGHT SHELF WEAR ON BOTTOM EDGE OF COVER, TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS LIKE NEW WITH NICE BRIGHT PAGES. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
2008
400
9781853756627
27810
UK
Very Good
CARD COVERS
CARLTON
No D/W

A SLOW QUEST TO CALEDON
ROBB. T. C.
£4.99
Notes: NO DATE OF PUBLICATION, NO PUBLISHER LISTED AND NO ISBN. UNPAGINATED TOO. FAIR TO GOOD CONDITION. SOME MARKING ON THE EDGE OF THE BLOCK. THE OPEN PAGES ARE GOOD. LIGHT WEAR ON THE SOFT COVERS. NOT SURE WHAT TO MAKE OF THIS ONE. FICTION, I PRESUME, RELATING TO A SCOTTISH ADVENTURE. SOMEONE OUT THERE MUST KNOW SOMETHING ABOUT THIS??? ITS CERTAINLY SCARCE , UNLESS THE AUTHOR HAS A STASH OF THEM IN HIS ATTIC...???
0
0
18151
SOFT COVERS
No D/W

A KNIGHT OF THE 19TH CENTURY
ROE. E. P.
£2.99
Notes: NO DATE OF PUBLICATION. RED HARD COVERS WITH GILT TITLES. NO D/W. GILT EDGED BLOCK. PAGES FAIR. SPINE OF HARD COVERS IS FADED. FRONTISPIECE MISSING.
0
404
14750
Fair
Hardback
WARD LOCK AND CO
No D/W

WILL TO SURVIVE
SALTER. E.
£2.50
Notes: SIGNED FOR FRANCES AND JACK LEITH WITH MANY THANKS
1958
255
19190
READING COPY.
Hardback
GEOFFREY BLES
Poor

THE LORD OF THE ISLES BY SIR WALTER SCOTT, BART. WITH ALL HIS INTRODUCTIONS AND THE EDITOR'S NOTES, ILLUSTRATED BY NUMEROUS ENGRAVINGS ON WOOD FROM DRAWINGS BY BIRKET FOSTER AND JOHN GILBERT
SIR WALTER SCOTT
£14.49
Notes: MAROON CLOTH WITH GILT DECORATION. SADLY, QUITE FADED ON THE FRONT. SPINE BROWNED AND THE SPINE TITLES ARE ALMOST INVISIBLE. TINY SPOT OF RED ON TOP CORNER OF FRONT BOARD. CORNERS AND TOP/BOTTOM OF SPINE WORN..THE HALF TITLE PAGE HAS AN ENGRAVING. A BIT GRUBBY AND BROWNED. ALSO AN EXTRA ENGRAVING OPPOSITE. FRONT END PAPER BROWNED AND GRUBBY. PREVIOUS OWNER'S SIGNATURE ON TOP CORNER. UP TO CONTENTS PAGE THE PAGES ARE A BIT LOOSE ON TOP THIRD. TOP AND EDGES OF BLOCK ARE GILT. EDGES OF PAGES ARE BROWNED THROUGHOUT, BUT INTERNALLY GOOD FOR AGE WITH LITTLE EVIDENCE OF FOXING. ALL ENGRAVINGS MENTIONED IN THE CONTENTS ARE PRESENT. MORE SCANS AVAILABLE
1857
367
20717
Hardback
ADAM AND CHARLES BLACK
No D/W

Mr Jorrocks's Thoughts on Hunting and Other Matters.
SURTEES. R S & JORROCKS J
£9.99
Notes: 1995 REPRINT. HARDCOVER. 291 PAGES. A VERY GOOD BOOK WITH LIGHT SHELF WEAR. LIGHT DUST MARKS TO OUTER EDGE OF BOOK. PAGES AND CONTENT LIKE NEW. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1995
291
23031
UK
Very Good
Hardback
SURTEES SOCIETY
No D/W

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