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99 Years of Navy. in dj.

By: MORLEY, Sam WOODS, W.E.V. DUNLEVY, Bill. McGRATH, Paul.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Quiller Press, London, 1995, ISBN:1899163077:

Seller ID: 38182


MORLEY, Sam. 99 Years of Navy. (L): Quiller Press, (1995). Pp 198. 8vo, navy cloth. Four accounts of life in the twentieth-century Royal Navy and Royal Marines: Lt. Comdr. W.E.V. Woods and his experience of 1st Battle CruiserSquadron and of the Battle of Dogger Bank in the Great War; Bill Dunlevy, who survived the sinking of HMS Exeter and who witnessed to atomic bombing of Nagasaki as a slave labourer; Sam Morley, who served the six years of World War Two in destroyers;... View more info

A Bed of Roses. First Edition.

By: SANSOM, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1954,: 1954

Seller ID: 9350


SANSOM, William. A Bed of Roses : A Novel. London : The Hogarth Press, 1954. First Edition. Pp (80,9-[284],(4). 8vo (130 x 189 mm), red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. William Norman Trevor Sansom, FRSL (b. January 18, 1912, London – d. April 20, 1976, London). Spine faded, else very good. 20.00 View more info

A Bit Off The Map and Other Stories. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: WILSON, Angus

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Viking , New York, 1957,: 1957

Seller ID: 18513


WILSON, Angus. A Bit Off The Map and Other Stories. New York : The Viking Press, 1957. First US Printing. Pp (6),1-193,(1). 8vo, purple cloth, front board and spine lettered in blue, top edge dyed black. Sir Angus Frank Johnstone-Wilson, CBE (b. August 11, 1913, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex - d. May 31, 1991, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk). Stape & Thomas, Angus Wilson : A Bibliography A8b. "It was as a new master of the short... View more info

A Bit Off The Map and Other Stories. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WILSON, Angus

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1957,: 1957

Seller ID: 4337


WILSON, Angus. A Bit Off The Map and Other Stories. London : Secker & Warburg, 1957. First UK Edition. Pp. (6),1-193,(1). 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Stape & Thomas, Angus Wilson : A Bibliography A8. Sir Angus Frank Johnstone-Wilson, CBE (b. August 11, 1913, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex - d. May 31, 1991, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk). The stories are : "A Bit off the Map", "A Flat Country Christmas", View more info

A Crosby Childhood 1920-30, Merchant Taylors' School for Girls, Great Crosby

By: DALL, Elizabeth.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1987,: 1987

Seller ID: 92970


DALL, Elizabeth. A Crosby Childhood 1920-30, Merchant Taylors' School for Girls, Great Crosby. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [late 1980s]. Pp (8),1-43,(5). Illustrations by the author. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board. Nine stories read by Brenda Curtie on Radio Merseyside in “Late Night – First Heard” produced by Reg Brooks and Jenny Collins 1980 to 1985. Contents : Picnic long ago; Peter Pan can fly; Armistice Day; T... View more info

A Don at War. Revised Edition in dustjacket

By: HUNT, David. Earl Alexander of Tunis (foreword).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Frank Cass, London, 1990, ISBN:0714633836: 1990

Seller ID: 113778

ISBN: 0714633836


HUNT, Sir David. A Don at War. With a Foreword by Field Marshall the Earl Alexander of Tunis. (London) : Frank Cass, (1990). Second Revised Edition with additional material. Pp (8),ix-xxvi,(2),11-288,(2), frontispiece portrait. Map. 8vo, grey cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Sir David Wathen Stather Hunt KCMG, OBE (b. September 25, 1913, Durham – d. July 30, 1998, London). An account of the author's military career during the Second World W... View more info

A Force : The Origins of British Deception During the Second World War. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: BENDECK, Whitney T. WAVELL.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland, 2013, ISBN:9781612512334:

Seller ID: 114688


BENDECK, Whitney T. "A" Force : The Origins of British Deception During theSecond World War. Annapolis, Maryland : Naval Institute Press, (2013). Fir st Printing. Pp. (4),v-x,1-259,(3).8vo, white paper-covered spine with patterned red paper-covered boards, black lettering to spine. "In June 1940, the Italians declared war on the British in Africa. Out-numbered and unlikelyto receive sizable reinforcements of men or desperately needed supplies, i t is surprisi... View more info

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A Leader of Light Horse : Life of Hodson of Hodson's Horse. First Edition

By: TROTTER, Lionel J., Captain HODSON, William)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh, 1901,: 1901

Seller ID: 69796


TROTTER, Lionel J., Captain. A Leader of Light Horse : Life of Hodson of Hodson's Horse. Edinburgh : William Blackwood and Sons, 1901. First Edition. Pp. [i]-xii,[1]-396, + 2 folding maps. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Captain Lionel James Trotter. A biography of William S. R. Hodson, one of the key participants in the Indian Mutiny in the 1850s, who served as the leader of the irregular light cavalry in that conflict. This biogr... View more info

A Midshipman's War : A Young Man in the Mediterranean Naval War 1941-1943. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WADE, Frank

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cordillera, Vancouver, 1994, ISBN:185995006x: 1994

Seller ID: 43745

ISBN: 185995006X


WADE, Frank. A Midshipman's War : A Young Man in the Mediterranean Naval War 1941-1943. Vancouver, B.C. : Cordillera Publing Company, (1994). First Edition. Pp (6),7-256. Many b&w photos and other illustrations in the text. 8vo, grey cloth, gilt lettering to spine. The World War Two memoirs of a man wh o served in HMS Queen Elizabeth in the Mediterranean, including his experiences of the battle for Crete, the Syrian campaign, the Malta convoys, the Tob... View more info

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A Time in Rome. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BOWEN, Elizabeth

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Longmans, 1960,: 1960

Seller ID: 676


BOWEN, Elizabeth. A Time in Rome. (London) : Longmans, (1960). First Edition. Pp. (8),1-169,(3). With 2 maps in the text. 8vo (146 x 220 mm), rust cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen, CBE (b. June 7, 1899, Dublin - d. February 22, 1973, London). "Italy, and Rome in particular, has always evoked a strong response in English artists and writers, and it was a fortunate chance that Elizabeth Bowen, with a 'sum of ... View more info

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A Traveler at Forty

By: DREISER, Theodore GLACKENS, W.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Century, 1913,:

Seller ID: 50162


DREISER, Theodore. A Traveler at Forty ; illustrated by W. Glackens. NY: Century, 1913. Pp. [10], (1)-526. Frontis. [15] leaves of plates. 8vo, red cloth, with imprinted gilt title plate to front board, t.e.g. Contents: I) Barfleur Takes Me In Hand ; II) Miss X ; III) At Fishguard ; IV) Servants and Politeness ; V) The Ride to London ; VI) The Barfleur Family ; VII) A Glimpse of London ; VIII) A London Drawing-Room ; IX) Calls ; X) Some More About London ; XI)... View more info

A-tae.

By: GREEY, Edward.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mossant, Vallon & Co., 1925,:

Seller ID: 95216


GREEY, Edward. A-tae. N.pl.: Issued by Mossant, Vallon & Co., n.d. [ca 1920s?]. Pp (36). 8vo, white embossed stitched card covers, red lettering to front cover. A Chinese love story by Edward Greey, a gift book by Mossant, Vallon & Co. Spine and margins browned, edges nicked, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Aaron Hill : Poet, Dramatist, Projector

By: HILL, Aaron) [Dorothy] BREWSTER BREWSTER, Dorothy Columbia University Studies in English and Comparative Literature series

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Columbia University Press, 0,:

Seller ID: 75382


(HILL, Aaron) [Dorothy] BREWSTER. Aaron Hill : Poet, Dramatist, Projector .[N.pl]: Columbia University Press, [n.d.]. Pp. (2),[i]-xiii,(1),1-300,(4), frontis. 8vo, green cloth with gilt decoration to front and gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Columbia University Studies in English and Compa rative Literature series. Lacking title page, inner hinges cracked, musty, edgeworn, else good. 40.00 View more info

Abandoned in Hard Times : A True Story. First Edition

By: GAULT, George-Alex

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Marshland Press, Dartmouth, NS, 2002, ISBN:0968272452:

Seller ID: 75726


GAULT, George-Alex. Abandoned in Hard Times: A True Story. (Dartmouth, NovaScotia, Canada : Marshland Press Publishing, 2002). First Edition. Pp. (10 ),1-163,(3). Illustrated with 7 black and white photos. 8vo, illustrated red card covers. His early days in Liverpool, England. "This is the true story of a young boy - orphaned and struggling to find his place in life, dragged from pillar to post; the lad's sheer perseverance fighting poverty, lackof proper nourishment... View more info

Abandoned in Hard Times : A True Story. First Edition, Signed.

By: GAULT, George-Alex

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Marshland Press, Dartmouth, NS, 2002, ISBN:0968272452:

Seller ID: 102771


GAULT, George-Alex. Abandoned in Hard Times: A True Story. (Dartmouth, NovaScotia, Canada : Marshland Press Publishing, 2002). First Edition. Pp. (10 ),1-163,(3). Illustrated with 7 black and white photos. 8vo, illustrated red card covers. His early days in Liverpool, England. "This is the true story of a young boy - orphaned and struggling to find his place in life, dragged from pillar to post; the lad's sheer perseverance fighting poverty, lackof proper nourishment... View more info

Abbey and Bishopric of Ely : The Social History of an Ecclesiastical estatefrom the tenth century to the early fourteenth century. Second Printing i n dustjacket.

By: MILLER, Edward Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought, New Series, 1)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1969,:

Seller ID: 102085


MILLER, Edward. The Abbey and Bishopric of Ely : The Social History of an Ecclesiastical estate from the tenth century to the early fourteenth century. [With an editor's preface by M.D. Knowles]. Cambridge: at the University Press, 1969. Second Printing. Cambridge University Press Library Edition. Pp. (6),[v]-xii,(2),[1]-313,(3). 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought, New Series, number 1. Edited by M.D. Knowles. &#... View more info

ABC of Atoms. No dj

By: RUSSELL, Bertrand

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1923,:

Seller ID: 5571


RUSSELL, Bertrand. The ABC of Atoms. L.& N.Y.: 1923. Light wear, sp.sunned,ow vg. 50.00 View more info

ABC of Coastal Passenger Ships, 1956. 1st pr.

By: LE FLEMING, H.M. Ian Allan ABC

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ian Allan, London, 1956,:

Seller ID: 76035


LE FLEMING, H.M. ABC of Coastal Passenger Ships, 1956 . London: Ian Allan, 1956. First UK Printing. Pp. [1]-56. Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated stapled brown, black and green card covers. A volume in the Ian Allan ABC series. Some light edge-nicking with minor rubbing to covers, else vg. 25.00 View more info

ABC of the Army : An illustrated guide to military knowledge for those who seek a general acquaintance with elementary matters pertaining to the British Army. as is.

By: ATKINSON, J., Captain, comp. WOOD, H. Evelyn, Field-Marshal Sir, foreword

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gale & Polden, Ltd. and Nelson House, London and Portsmouth, 1914,:

Seller ID: 77846


ATKINSON, J., Captain, comp. ABC of the Army : An illustrated guide to military knowledge for those who seek a general acquaintance with elementary matters pertaining to the British Army. Compiled by Captain J. Atkinson. Withforeword by Field-Marshal Sir H. Evelyn Wood. London and Portsmouth: Gale & Polden Ltd., 2 Amen Corner, Paternoster Row, E.C., Wellington Works, Aldershot, and Nelson House, Portsmouth, (1914). Obtainable from all Booksellers. Pp. (8),[vii]-x,(2),1-1... View more info

Ability Grouping : The Banbury Enquiry. 1st pr.

By: NEWBOLD, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NFER Publishing Company Ltd., Windsor, Berkshire, 1977, ISBN:0856331422:

Seller ID: 67552


NEWBOLD, David. Ability Grouping : The Banbury Enquiry . (Windsor, Berkshire): NFER Publishing Company, Ltd., (1977). First Printing. Pp. [1]-125,(3).8vo, illustrated pink card covers. Some light edgewear, else vg. 25.00 View more info