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Treasury of Welsh Songs.

By: EVANS, D. Emlyn (ed.).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hughes and Son, Wrexham, 1932,:

Seller ID: 79955


EVANS, D. Emlyn (ed.). Treasury of Welsh Songs. Edited by D. Emlyn Evans. Second Part. [Wrexham] : Hughes and Son, 1932. Pp (3),42-69,(1). 8vo, stapled green wrappers. A collection of 13 Welsh songs. Bilingual lyrics (Welsh and English). Contents : 15. Y Gadlys (The War-Camp). 16. Y Fwyalchenb (The Blackbird). 17. Ymdaith y Mwnc (The Monk's March). 18. Dewch i'r Frwydr (Come to Battle). 19. Hela'r Sgyfarnog (Hunting the Hare). 20. Ymdaith Gwyr Harlech (March of the Men of Harlech). 21. Ymadawad y Brenin ( Departure ofthe King). 22. Y Bardd yn ei Awen (The Inspired Bard). 23. Alawon fy Ngwla ... View more info

Trickle of Welsh Blood. UK in dj

By: RUCK, Berta

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hutchinson of London, London, 1967,:

Seller ID: 12597


RUCK, Berta. A Trickle of Welsh Blood. (London) : Hutchinson of London, (1967). Vg in chipped price-clipped dj. 15.00 View more info

Triumph Album of What Every Boy Wants to Know About Railways

By: Cards - Railway

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Amalgamated Press, 1936,:

Seller ID: 87075


(Cards - Railway). The “Triumph” Album of What Every Boy Wants to Know About Railways. [Great Britain : Amalgamated Press, late 1930s?]. Pp (24). Illustrated. Small 8vo, colour illustrated stapled card covers. Includes 12 pages of text and 12 pages of small [7 by 3.5 cm] coloured collectible cards (24 cards). Cards include : The Flying Scotsman; The Cornish Riviera Express; Sydney Limited at Melbourne; New South Wales Express Freight Loco; Rotorua (N.Z.) Express; The Imperial Indian Mail; Princess Royal Leaving Euston; Goliath Pulling Royal Train; World's Biggest Steam Loco; Empire's Most ... View more info

Trout and Salmon Fishing in Wales. 1st

By: HANSARD, George Agar

Price: $850.00

Publisher: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green & Longman, 1834,:

Seller ID: 46112


HANSARD, George Agar. Trout and Salmon Fishing in Wales. L: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green & Longman, 1834. First Edition. Pp. [5], vi-xix, 2-223, 16 pp. being a catalogue of Lardner's Cabinet Cyclopedia. Title page vignette of Salmon Leap at Pont Aberglasllyn. Small 8vo, bound by Blackwell in green half calf, green-blue marbled paper covered boards, raised bands, gilt lettering with wonderfully detailed examples of fishing flies and creels to the panels, marbled endpapers. t.e.g. Calf fading from green to brown, two small nicks to calf along rear edge of spine, else a very nice copy in an ... View more info

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Trout Fisherman's Saga. in dj

By: OWEN, Ieuan D. Fisherman's Choice WAKINS-PITCHFORD, D.J.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Putnam & Co. Ltd., 1959,:

Seller ID: 46049


OWEN, Ieuan D. Trout Fisherman's Saga. L: Putnam & Co. Ltd., (1959). Decorations by D.J. Watkins-Pitchford. Pp. 89. Frontis. 8vo, green cloth. Stories by the author of trout fishing along the River Teify with Dai Lewis, a legend among Welsh fishing enthusiasts. From the Fisherman's Choice series. Some browning to end papers, else vg in rubbed, edge worn dj. 100.00 View more info

Twelfth Man : A book of original contributions brought together by The Lord's Taverners in honour of their patron H.R.H. Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburg

By: BODDEY, Martin (ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cassell, London , 1971,:

Seller ID: 80720


BODDEY, Martin (ed.). The Twelfth Man : A book of original contributions brought together by The Lord's Taverners in honour of their patron H.R.H. Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, K.G., K.T., with a Foreword by H.R.H. The Prince of Wales. London : Cassell, (1971). First Edition. Pp (10),[1]-285,(1),+ 4 colour plates. Text illustrations. 8vo, navy blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed blue. Of nautical interest : E.F. Haylock's “Yachts 588 BC to AD 1971” (pp. 41-53); Jon Chamier's “Royal Yachts” (pp. 211-217); Gilroy's “A Cartoon [about HMS Magpie].” Ex-library (spine ... View more info

Twice Around the World with Alexander, Prince of Gospel Singers. hardcover.American edition

By: DAVIS, George T.B ALEXANDER, Charles M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Christian Herald, New York, 1907,:

Seller ID: 100691


DAVIS, George T.B. Twice Around the World with Alexander, Prince of Gospel Singers. New York : The Christian Herald, (copyright 1907). Pp (6),[vii]-xv,(1),[17]-382, frontispiece portrait. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth, gilt design and lettering to front board and spine, with pictorial onlay [portrait]to front board. Contents : I. Twice Around the World. — Successors of Mood y and Sankey — The campaign in England — Mr. Alexander's second journey — What was accomplished. II. From Farm to Famous Gospel Singer. — A religious home atmosphere — His mother's influence — Hears Sankey sing ... View more info

Two Islands : Newfoundland and Prince Edward Island : Essays in the Historyof Canadian Law. in dj.

By: ENGLISH, Christopher, ed. Essays in the History of Canadian Law, 9 BUMSTED, J.M. BROWN, Laura

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 2005, ISBN:9780802090430:

Seller ID: 95389


ENGLISH, Christopher, (ed.). Two Islands : Newfoundland and Prince Edward Island : Essays in the History of Canadian Law. Edited by Christopher English. Toronto : Published for the Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History by the University of Toronto Press, (2005). Pp. (4),[v]-xii,(2),[1]-419,(7).8vo, maroon cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Essays in the Hi story of Canadian Law, volume 9. Contents: 1. English's "The Legal Historiography of Newfoundland"; 2. J.M. Bumsted's "The Legal Historiography of Prince Edward Island"; 3. Bumsted's "Politics and the Admi... View more info

Unity of Barmouth. in dj.

By: LLOYD, Lewis

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Gwynned Archive Service, 1977, ISBN:0901337218:

Seller ID: 47401


LLOYD, Lewis. The Unity of Barmouth . [No place] : Gwynned Archive Service,(1977). Pp. (1)-236. 8vo, blue cloth. "The detailed accounts of the two (W elsh) sloops Unity of Barmouth printed in this book present a fascinating picture of coastal shipping around Britain and parts of Western Europe in the last two decades of the eighteenth century." - from the dj. Also includedare lists of cargoes, supplies and provisions carried on board on many run s, as well as a list of other vessels built and stationed in the Mawddach valley region of Wales. Vg in green somewhat-spotted price-clipped d... View more info

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Universal Pronouncing Dictionary, and General Expositor of the English Language : Being a Complete Literary, Classical Scientific, Biographical, Geographical, and Technological Standard

By: WRIGHT, Thomas. RAPKIN, John

Price: $8,500.00

Publisher: London Printing and Publishing Company Limited, London, 1850,:

Seller ID: 76571


WRIGHT, Thomas. The Universal Pronouncing Dictionary, and General Expositorof the English Language : Being a Complete Literary, Classical Scientific, Biographical, Geographical, and Technological Standard; Embodying, in a Condensed and Common-Sense Form, the Signification of all the Terms used in the Langauge, the Derivation of Each Word and Familiar Explanations of the Manner in which it is Pronounced. Compiled by Competent Persons in the Different Branches of Literature and Science, under the direction of Thomas Wright, Esq., M.A., F.S.A., &c. Embellished with Portraits of Celebrated ... View more info

Use of Welsh : A Contribution to Sociolinguistics. Multilingual Matters 36.

By: BALL, Martin J. (ed.). ROBERTS, Anna E. THOMAS, Sian Elizabeth

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Multilingual Matters Ltd,, Clevedon (UK) / Philadelphia, 1988, ISBN:0905028988:

Seller ID: 99382


BALL, Martin J. (ed.). The Use of Welsh : A Contribution to Sociolinguistics. Clevedon (UK) / Philadelphia : Multilingual Matters Ltd, (1988). Pp [i]-x,[1]-341,(1). Maps. Index. 8vo, illustrated green card covers, lettered inwhite. Multilingual Matters 36. Contents : Part I : Linguistic Variation a nd Welsh. 1. Introduction (by Martin J. Ball). 2. Accounting for LinguisticVariation: Dialectology (by Martin J. Ball). 3. Accounting for Linguistic Variation: Sociolinguistics (by Martin J. Ball). Part II : Variations and Levels of Language. 4. Studying Lexical Geography (by Alan R. Thomas). 5. The... View more info

Vegetable Dyes : Being a book of Recipes and other information useful to the Dyer. in dustjacket.

By: MAIRET, Ethel

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Faber and Faber, London, 1952,:

Seller ID: 101310


MAIRET, Ethel. Vegetable Dyes : Being a book of Recipes and other information useful to the Dyer. London: Faber and Faber, (1952). Eleventh Pritning. Pp. (4),1-68. 8vo, grey cloth with red titles to spine. "Hand-weaving had been entirely superseded by the power l;ooms of Manchester in 1908 when Mrs Mairet rebelled against this annihilation of an essential art. She set up her own loom and has not only earned her living at it ever since but, through her pupils and imitators, has been the means of reviving the trade in allparts of the Empire. Men and women like their clothes and furnishings i... View more info

Veteran, The 12:3, December 1938

By: G.W.V.A. of Newfoundland) HUNT, Margaret WINTER, J.A. TAIT, R.H.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Veteran, 1938,:

Seller ID: 3770


G.W.V.A. of Newfoundland. The Veteran, Volume 12, Number 3, December 1938. Official Organ of the Great War Veteran's Association of Newfoundland, (Incorporated). [St. John's]: The Veteran / G.W.V.A, 1938. Pp. (6),[1]-108,(4),+ 2 p. of advertising plates. Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, illustrated purple wraps with white spine. Includes: Capt. L.C. Murphy's "The Memories Christmas Brings", Hon. J.A. Winter's "A Visit to Newfoundland's War Memor ials in France and Belgium", W.R. Dawe's "Thoughts on Christmas in the R.N.R.", Ethel Weir's "The War Memorial", Rev. ... View more info

View from the West: The Neolithic of the Irish Sea Zone. First Edition

By: CUMMINGS, Vicki

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oxbow Books, Oxford & Oakville, 1995, ISBN:9781842173626:

Seller ID: 114910


CUMMINGS, Vicki. A View from the West: The Neolithic of the Irish Sea Zone.Oxford & Oakville : Oxbow Books, (2009). First Edition. Pp. (6),,[vii]-x,[ 1]-219,(3). With b&w photos and other illustrations in the text. Large 8vo,photo-illustrated cardcovers, light green spine. "At the heart of this stu dy are the early Neolithic chambered tombs of the Irish Sea zone, defined as west Wales, the west coast of northern Britain, coastal south and westernScotland, the western isles and the Isle of Man, and the eastern coast of Ireland. In order to understand these monuments, there must be a broader... View more info

Vision of Greatness : The History of Milford, 1790-1990. First Edition in dustjacket

By: McKAY, K.D.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Brace Harvatt Associates / Gulf Oil Britain Limited, Haverfordwest, Dyfed, 1989, ISBN:0951521101:

Seller ID: 115856


McKAY, K.D., Wing-Commander, R.A.F., (Retd.). A Vision of Greatness : The History of Milford, 1790-1990. ( Haverfordwest, Dyfed) : Brace Harvatt Associates in association with Gulf Oil Britain Limited, (1989). First Edition. Pp (2),[iii]-xv,(3),[3]-397,(3). With maps and many b&w illustrations in the text. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Wing-Commander Kenneth D. McKay. Foreword. Part I. A Grand Design 1790-1809. 1. The Complex Mixture: The Proprietary Town - The British Connection - The Quaker Connection - The French Connection - The Way Ahead. 2. The Nantucketers : Pawns in a Game... View more info

Visit of His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, Canada, 1924 : Annotated Time Table.

By: Royal Visit - Canada - 1924

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Canadian National Railways, 1924,:

Seller ID: 96427


(Royal Visit – 1924). Visit of His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, Canada, 1924 : Annotated Time Table. N.pl.: Canadian National Railways, n.d. [1924]. Pp (2),[1]-66, frontis + 15 leaves of plates (with tissue guards) + folding map at rear. 8vo, white vellum paper covered spine, illustrated brown paper covered boards. Cover adds : The Steel Trail to the E.P. Ranch, High River, Alberta, Canada. List of Plates : General View of the E.P. Ranch; Standard passenger Train; In the Winooski Valley, near Richmond, Vermont; Camel's Hump, near Waterbury, Vermont; The City of Montreal, from Mount Ro... View more info

Visit of His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, Canada, 1924 : Annotated Time Table.

By: Royal Visit - Canada - 1924

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Canadian National Railways, 1924,:

Seller ID: 96516


(Royal Visit – 1924). Visit of His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, Canada, 1924 : Annotated Time Table. N.pl.: Canadian National Railways, n.d. [1924]. Pp (2),[1]-66, frontis + 15 leaves of plates (with tissue guards) + folding map at rear. 8vo, white vellum paper covered spine, illustrated brown paper covered boards. Cover adds : The Steel Trail to the E.P. Ranch, High River, Alberta, Canada. List of Plates : General View of the E.P. Ranch; Standard passenger Train; In the Winooski Valley, near Richmond, Vermont; Camel's Hump, near Waterbury, Vermont; The City of Montreal, from Mount Ro... View more info

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Vitality of the Individual in the Thought of Ancient Israel. 2nd ed in dj

By: JOHNSON, Aubrey R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of Wales Press, 1964,:

Seller ID: 50180


JOHNSON, Aubrey R. The Vitality of the Individual in the Thought of Ancient Israel. Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1964. Second Edition. Pp. 154. 8vo, grey cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine. Vg in dj (one inch tear and small chip to top edges, small waterspot to lower spine). 50.00 View more info

Wake of the Lorelei Lee : Being an Account of the Further Adventures of Jacky Faber, on Her Way to Botany Bay. Fiirst Printing in dustjacket. signed

By: MEYER, L. A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Boston / New York, 2010, ISBN:9780547327686:

Seller ID: 107371


MEYER, L. A. The Wakwe of the Lorelei Lee : Being an Account of the FurtherAdventures of Jacky Faber, on Her Way to Botany Bay. Boston / New York : H arcourt, 2010. First Printing. Pp (6),1-554. 8vo, hardcover, dark blue paper covered spine, off-white pepr covered boards, gilt lettering to spine andgilt anchor to front board. A Bloody Jack Adventure, no. 8. "Jacky Faber's longtime dream has come true: she is the owner of the Lorelei Lee, a large brigantine that can carry passengers across the Atlantic in legal trade. T he owner of Faber Shipping Worldwide, she is newly rich from her exploi... View more info

Water Into Gold.

By: HILL, Ernestine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Robertson & Mullens, Melbourne , 1937,:

Seller ID: 96530


HILL, Ernestine. Water Into Gold. With a Foreword by Alex. F. Bell. Melbourne : Robertson & Mullens, (August) 1937. Second Printing. Pp [i]-xvi,17-328, frontis + 71 pp plates. Endpaper Maps. Index. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. The story of the development of the dried fruit industry inthe Murray River Valley, New South Wales, Australia by the Canadian brothe rs George and W.B. Chaffey using irrigation. Of nautical interest : Chapter2 – On the Old Paddle-Wheeler (pp 30-46). Spine ends worn, corners bumped, covers a bit warped, front inner hinge cracked, penned name and gift insc... View more info