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Admiralty Regrets : British Warship Losses of the 20th Century.

By: KEMP, Paul.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing, Stroud, Gloucestershire, 1999, ISBN:0750915676:

Seller ID: 81870


KEMP, Paul. The Admiralty Regrets : British Warship Losses of the 20th Century. (Stroud, Gloucestershire) : Sutton Publishing, (1999). First Edition. Pp [i]-xii,1-275,(1). Illustrated. Index. 4to, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Near fine in dustjacket. 75.00 View more info

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Adonis and the Alphabet and Other Essays. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HUXLEY, Aldous

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 1956,: 1956

Seller ID: 772


HUXLEY, Aldous. Adonis and the Alphabet And Other Essays. London : Chatto & Windus, 1956. First Edition. Pp. (8),[9]-285,(3). 8vo [132 x 202 mm], lime green cloth, spine lettered in blue. Aldous Leonard Huxley (b. July 26, 1894, Godalming, Surrey, England – d. November 22, 1963, Los Angeles County, California) was an English writer, novelist, philosopher, and prominent member of the Huxley family. "This new book of essays demonstrates ... View more info

Adrift in a Boat

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ward, Lock & Co., London, 0,:

Seller ID: 72600


KINGSTON, W.H.G. Adrift in a Boat. London : Ward, Lock & Co., [n.d.]. Pp. (3),6-191,(3), frontispiece. Small 8vo, decorated green cloth with paper pictorial panel to front. William Henry Giles Kingston (b. February 28, 1814, London – d. August 5, 1880, Willesden, Middlesex), prolific English writer of boys' adventure novels. Paper label peeling off the front board at the upper left and lower right-hand corners, foxing to initial and final leaves,binding intermittently ... View more info

Adrift in a Boat and Washed Ashore. as is.

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Frederick Warne, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 70061


KINGSTON, W.H.G. Adrift in a Boat and Washed Ashore. L.: Frederick Warne, [n.d.]. Pp. (8),[1]-399,(9). Illustrated. 8vo, pictorial brown cloth with bevelled edges and gilt lettering to front and spine. The cover illustration is of two boys standing on a rock, with one waving a hat. Hinges broken, body loose, moderately rubbed and edgeworn, cocked, inking. As is. 10.00 View more info

Adventures by Sea of Edward Coxere. First Edition.

By: COXERE, Edward. MEYERSTEIN, E.H.W., ed.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press / Clarendon Press, Oxford , 1945,:

Seller ID: 104559


COXERE, Edward. Adventures by Sea of Edward Coxere. Edited by E.H.W. Meyerstein. Oxford : At the Clarendon Press, 1945. Pp (6),vii-xix,(3),3-123,(1),+4 plates + fldg table. Small 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering ("Advent ures by Sea") to spine. Not in O'Dea. A relation of the several adventures by sea with the dangers, dificulties, and hardships I met for several years: as also the deliverances and escapes through them for which I have cause to give the glory... View more info

Adventures by Sea of Edward Coxere. UK no dj

By: COXERE, Edward MEYERSTEIN, E.H.W., ed.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oxford, 1945,:

Seller ID: 14260


COXERE, Edward. Adventures by Sea of Edward Coxere. Edited by E.H.W. Meyerstein. Oxford : At the Clarendon Press, 1945. Pp (6),vii-xix,(3),3-123,(1),+4 plates + fldg table. Sm 8vo, brown cloth. Not in O'Dea. "The manuscript here printed, it is believed for the first time, was described in Catalogue609 (no.315) of Bernard Quaritch Ltd. in June 1943, having been bought by them privately in 1940. Of its history nothing has yet come to light, except from internal evidenc... View more info

Adventures in the Skin Trade and Other Stories. in dj.

By: THOMAS, Dylan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Directions Books, New York, 1955,:

Seller ID: 66633


THOMAS, Dylan. Adventures in the Skin Trade and Other Stories . (NY): New Directions Books, (1955). Pp. (i)-viii,(1)-275,[3]. 8vo, grey cloth with white lettering to spine. Contents: "Adventures in the Skin Trade", "After theFair", "The Enemies", "The Tree", "The Visitor", "The Lemon", "The Burning Baby", "The Orchards", "The Mouse and the Woman", "The Horse's Ha", "A Pro spect of the Sea... View more info

Adventures of a Gold-Finder. Written by Himself. Volume I only

By: Anonymous).

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Henry Colburn Publisher, London , 1850,:

Seller ID: 80782


(Anonymous). Adventures of a Gold-Finder. Written by Himself. In Three Volumes. Vol. I. London : Henry Colburn Publisher, 1850. Pp (4),[1]-300,(4,ads). 8vo, black cloth spine, brown paper covered boards, printed white paper label to spine. A Victorian novel. Very worn covers, corners bumped, spine label worn and chipped, hinges and internal sections cracked, leaves smudgedand foxed, names, pencilled notes at rear, overall a good, reading copy on ly. Very scarce. As is. V... View more info

Adventures of Dunsterforce

By: DUNSTERVILLE, L.C., Major-General Kingfisher Library

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Edward Arnold & Co., London, 1932,:

Seller ID: 77861


DUNSTERVILLE, L.C., Major-General. The Adventures of Dunsterforce . London:Edward Arnold & Co., (1932). First Kingfisher Library Edition. Pp. (4),v-i x,(1),1-322, including frontis., + 11 leaves of plates. Illustrated. Map endpapers. Small 8vo, blue cloth with pressed decoration to front, gilt lettering and decoration to spine. A volume in The Kingfisher Library. Dunsterville's account of his "hush-hush" mission into the Caucasus and Persia, whose purpose was to ... View more info

Adventures of James Bond Junior 003 1/2. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MASCOTT, R.D CHAMBERLAIN, Christopher.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape, London, 1967,:

Seller ID: 34475


MASCOTT, R.D. The Adventures of James Bond Junior 003 ½. Illustrated by Christopher Chamberlain. London : Jonathan Cape, (1967). First Edition. Pp (4),5-[175],(1). Illustrated. Endpaper Maps. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "The one person who never teased young James Bond about his famous uncle (‘I think I’ll call you 003 1/2,’ joked his housemaster) was old Mrs. Frame of Hazeley Hall, the estate next to his parents’ cottage. She gavehim a key to... View more info

Adventures of Mr Verdant Green

By: BRADLEY, Edward). BEDE, Cuthbert BEDE, Cuthbert BRADLEY, Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: James Blackwood & Co., 1910,:

Seller ID: 43646


(BRADLEY, Edward). BEDE, Cuthbert. Illustrated by the author. The Adventures of Mr Verdant Green. L: James Blackwood & Co., [1910?]. Pp. 271, [10]. Small 8vo, yellow cloth with red and green lettering. A spoof on life at Oxford University. Cover and first two signatures detached, spine ends torn. A reading copy only. 20.00 View more info

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Adventures of Mr. Ledbury and his friend Jack Johnson. UK cloth.

By: SMITH, Albert LEECH, John

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Richard Bentley, 1886,:

Seller ID: 7885


SMITH, Albert. The Adventures of Mr. Ledbury and his friend Jack Johnson. Illustrated with twenty-one full-page etchings on steel by John Leech. London : Richard Bentley & Son, 1886. Pp [i]-viii,[1]-503,(1),frontis + 20 plates. Lg 8vo, gilt illustrated green cloth. Edgeworn, some damage to fore-edgeof rear board, gift inscription, else vg. 120.00 View more info

Adventures of Sally. Second Printing

By: WODEHOUSE, P.G.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Herbert Jenkins, London, 1923,:

Seller ID: 109995


WODEHOUSE, P.G. The Adventures of Sally. London : Herbert Jenkins Limited, MCMXXIII [1923[. Second Printing. Pp (4),v-vii.(1),9-312,(8). 8vo, illustrated orange cloth, maroon lettering to boards and spine. McIlvaine A29a2. Second Printing with 12 titles ending with Leave It to Psmith on page [ii]. "Sally Nicholas is a young, pretty, and popular American woman who lives in a boarding house in New York and works as a taxi dancer. Upon reaching her twenty-first birthday... View more info

Adventures of the Scarlet Pimpernel. 1st US, no dj.

By: ORCZY, Baroness

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., Garden City, NY, 1929,:

Seller ID: 77024


ORCZY, Baroness. Adventures of the Scarlet Pimpernel . Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1929. First American Printing (stated). Pp. (8),1-302,(2). 8vo, red cloth with black illustration to front, and black lettering and borders to spine. Slightly cocked, some light fraying to head of spine, previous owner's name inked to ffep, else vg. 75.00 View more info

Adventures With Authors. in dj

By: ROBERTS, S. C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University Press, 1966,:

Seller ID: 43819


ROBERTS, S. C. Adventures With Authors. Cambridge: at The University Press, 1966. Pp. [6], vii, [2], 2-275, [1]. 8vo, grey cloth with green & gilt spine. Vg in rubbed dj. 35.00 View more info

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Advice. 1st UK in dj

By: BELLOC, Hilaire WAUGH, Evelyn, preface

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Harvill Press, 1960,:

Seller ID: 31923


BELLOC, Hilaire. Advice. L.: Harvill Press, (1960). First Printing. Pp 35. Lg illustrated boards, with matching dj. Praface by Evelyn Waugh. Hillaire Belloc's advice on wine, food and other matters. Covers somewhat splayed, else vg in spine-worn, chipped dj. 60.00 View more info

Aelred of Rievaulx's De Institutione Inclusarum. Two English Versions. Edited by John Ayto and Alenxandra Barratt

By: AELRED OF RIEVAULX.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Early English Text Society by the Oxford University Press EETS, London , 1984,:

Seller ID: 79834


AELRED OF RIEVAULX. Aelred of Rievaulx's De Institutione Inclusarum. Two English Versions. Edited by John Ayto and Alenxandra Barratt. London : Published for The Early English Text Society by the Oxford University Press, (1984). Pp [i]-lx,[1]-193,(3), frontis + 1 plate. Glossary. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt to front board and spine. Early English Text Society, Original Series 287 (1984). “[...] a treatise on the ordering of the external and inner life of an anchoress, wri... View more info

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Aeneids of Virgil : Done Into English Verse by William Morris. US ed.

By: MORRIS, William). VIRGIL VIRGIL.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Roberts Brothers, Boston, 1876,:

Seller ID: 36893


(MORRIS, William). VIRGIL. The Aeneids of Virgil : Done Into English Verse by William Morris. Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1876. Pp 338. 8vo, brown cloth. Half of cloth at spine detached from rear outer hinge, chipping to head and tail of spine, rubbed with wear to front corners, cloth heavily spotted,owner's signature, else vg. 100.00 View more info

Aeroplane Recognition Tests : Part V

By: Royal Air Force)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Temple Press, Ltd, London, 1941,:

Seller ID: 63797


(Royal Air Force). Aeroplane Recognition Tests : Part V : What Is It?. (L.:Temple Press Ltd.), December, 1941. Pp. 17, including verso rear cover. Il lustrated. Double column. Small oblong 8vo, illustrated stapled grey wraps.An interesting little volume of identifying aircraft (allied and enemy) by way of examining their silhouettes. Includes illustrations of thirty-six d ifferent aircraft, with descriptions of their appearances, special features, and ability to inflict ... View more info

Affinities. 1st US in dj

By: WATKINS, Vernon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Directions, 1963,:

Seller ID: 4144


WATKINS, Vernon. Affinities. (Norfolk, Conn.): New Directions, (1963). First US Edition. Pp. 99, 8vo, purple cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Some underlining, previous owner's name inked to ffep, else vg in dj (spine slightly browned). 25.00 View more info