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Waterways of Europe

By: LAWSON, Lyle, (ed.) BROOKE, Marcus HARRYMAN, Elizabeth GRAYLING, CHristopher

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, London, 1996, ISBN:039566294x:

Seller ID: 105406


LAWSON, Lyle, (ed.). Waterways of Europe. Photographs by Lyle Lawson and others. (Boston) : Houghton Mifflin, (1996). New Edition. Pp (21),22-421,(3).Double column. Colour photos and maps throughout. 8vo, photo-illustrated b lue cardcovers. No 183 in the Insight Guides series. Sections: France. "Introduction" by Lyle Lawson; "From the Mediterranean to the Atlantic" by LyleLawson; "La Charente" by Lyle Lawson; "Alsace - Lorraine" by Elizabeth Har ryman and Paul Lasley; "Burgundy" by Elizabeth Harryman and Paul Lasley; "The Mayenne and the Sarthe" ... View more info

We Believe : A Simple Commentary on "The Catechisn of Christian Doctrine Approved by the Archbishops and Bishops of England and Wale. First edition

By: GILBEY, A.N.) PRIEST, A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Progresso Press Co. Ltd., Valetta, Malta, 1983,:

Seller ID: 98225


(GILBEY, A.N.) . We Believe : A Simple Commentary on "The Catechisn of Christian Doctrine Approved by the Archbishops and Bishops of England and Wales". (Valetta, Malta : Progresso Press Co. Ltd., 1983). Pp (3),ii-xii,1-258. 8vo, red card covers, gilt lettering to front cover. Contents : Part I - Faith. 1. The foundation of faith in reason. 2. Divine revelation. 3. One God, three Persons. 4. Jesus Christ, God Incarnate. 5. Our Lord's birth, deathand Resurrection. 6. The Ascension, the Second Coming and the Holy Spirit. 7. The Church. 8. The visible Church. 9. The Communion of Saints. 1... View more info

Welsh Dockers

By: LENG, Philip J

Price: $35.00

Publisher: G.W. & A. Hesketh, Ormskirk, Lancashire, 1981, ISBN:0905777085:

Seller ID: 28791


LENG, Philip J. The Welsh Dockers. Ormskirk, Lancashire: G.W. & A. Hesketh,(1981). Illustrated. Pp 117. 8vo, ill. yellow card covers, plastic cover. "This book is concerned with the development of the Dock, Wharfside, Riverside and General Labourers' Union in South Wales from its formation in London in 1889 until its amalgamation with other organizations in 1922 to form the Transport and General Workers Union." from the Preface. Vg. 35.00 View more info

Welsh Railways / Rheilffyrdd Cymru. 1st pr.

By: WRIGHT, H.E. Viewing Wales series)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: James Pike Ltd., St Ives, Cornwall, 1975, ISBN:0859321312:

Seller ID: 76329


WRIGHT, H.E. Welsh Railways / Rheilffyrdd Cymru . St Ives, Cornwall: James Pike Ltd., (1975). First UK Printing. Pp. [1]-40. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated stapled green card covers. A volume in the Viewing Wales Series. Vg. 10.00 View more info

West Coast Shipping.

By: STAMMERS, M. K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Shire Publications, Aylesbury, Bucks, 1976, ISBN:0852633610:

Seller ID: 66586


STAMMERS, M. K. West Coast Shipping: History in Camera. (Aylesbury, Bucks).: Shire Publications, (1976). Pp 88. Illustrated with numerous photos to text. 8vo, ill. card covers. "This is a photographic survey of the ships, seamen and ports of the west coast of England and Wales from the mid nineteenth century to the mid twentieth century." -from the rear cover. Rubbed, edgeworn, foreign matter to rear cover, ow vg. 15.00 View more info

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West Coast Steamers. Third Edition in dustjacket

By: DUCKWORTH, Christian Leslie Dyce LANGMUIR, Graham Easton.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: T. Stephenson, 1966,: 1966

Seller ID: 33565


DUCKWORTH, Christian Leslie Dyce and Graham Easton LANGMUIR. West Coast Steamers. Third Edition. Prescot, Lancs. : T. Stephenson & Sons Ltd., (February) 1966. Pp (4),[v]-x,[1]-206 + photo frontispiece + 48 pages of b&w plates. With a map of the Mersey ferry routes in the text. 8vo (144 x 223 mm), blue cloth, with gilt lettering to spine. Christian Leslie Dyce Duckworth, M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.N.A. (b. November 19, 1891 - d. June 18, 1953). Graham Easton Langmuir, M.A., LL.B. "West Coast Steamers, now in its third edition, must be regarded as the m... View more info

West Coast Steamers. 1st in dj.

By: DUCKWORTH, Christian Leslie Dyce LANGMUIR, Graham Easton.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: T. Stephenson, Prescot, Lancashire, 1953,:

Seller ID: 89515


DUCKWORTH, Christian Leslie Dyce and Graham Easton LANGMUIR. West Coast Steamers. Prescot, Lancashire: T. Stephenson & Sons, 1953. First Printing stated). Pp. (4),[v]-ix,(1),[1]-195,(3), + 34 pages of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spne. An account of the steamers of the Isle of Man, North Wales, the Bristol Channel, and the Mersey; especiallythe Mersey ferries, and the vessels of the Isle of Man Steam Packet Compan y, the Liverpool & North Wales Steamship Company, and P. & A. Campbell Ltd.Includes a lengthy fleet list at rear. With a couple of handy pencilled no ... View more info

Westward With The Prince Of Wales

By: NEWTON, W. Douglas

Price: $30.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company, New York / London , 1920,:

Seller ID: 5494


NEWTON, W. Douglas. Westward With The Prince of Wales. New York / London : D. Appleton and Company, 1920. Pp (6), vii-xi, 1-351, (1), portrait frontisoiece. 8vo, navy cloth. O'Dea 1717. Newfoundland pp 1-18. "St. John's Newfoundland, was the first city of the Western continent to see the Prince of Wales. It was also the first to label him with one of the affectionate, if inexplicable sobriquets that the West is so fond of." -p.1. A young woman, speaking dockside to a sailor, refers to the Prince as a "plush". Of interest for Newton's impressions. With sections on Belle Isle (7-... View more info

Wildfowl in Great Britain . A Survey of the winter distribution of the Anatidae and their conservation in England, Scotland, and Wales. in dj.

By: ATKINSON-WILLES, G.L., ed. Monographs of the Nature Conservacy, 3) SCOTT, Peter

Price: $50.00

Publisher: HMSO, London, 1963,:

Seller ID: 74057


ATKINSON-WILLES, G.L., ed. Wildfowl in Great Britain . A Survey of the winter distribution of the Anatidae and their conservation in England, Scotland, and Wales. Prepared by The Wildfowl Trus. Edited by G.L. Atkinson-Willes and illustrated by Peter Scott. London: HMSO, 1963. Pp. [i]-xiv,[1]-368,(2), colour frontis., + 16 p. of black and white plates and 14 p. of colour plates. Illustrated. 4to, orange cloth with gilt lettered maroon title block to spine. Monographs of the Nature Conservancy, number three. Top edge spotted, else vg in rubbed, nicked, price-clipped dj. 50.00 View more info

William Kirby : The Portrait of a Tory Loyalist.

By: PIERCE, Lorne KIRBY, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, Toronto, 1929,:

Seller ID: 91866


PIERCE, Lorne. William Kirby : The Portrait of a Tory Loyalist. Toronto : The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, MCMXXIX [1929]. Pp (2),[i]-xiv,1-477,(3), frontis portrait + 6 plates. Text Illustrations. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Whiteman, Bibliography of Macmillan of Canada, 392. Contents : 1. Fear God, Honour the King. 2. Birth and Youth [1817-1832]. 3. Land of Hope and Glory [1832-1839]. 4. "The Last ofthe Loyalists." [1839]. 5. Palatine Hill [1840-1847]. 6. Britannicus [1847 -1849]. 7. The Niagara Mail [1850-1863]. 8. The Loyalists Once Agai... View more info

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Wireless at Sea : The First Fifty Years : A history of the progress and development of Marine Wireless Communications written to commemorate the Jubilee of the Marconiu International Marine Communication Company Limited

By: HANCOCK, H. E. MARCONI, Guglielmo

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Marconi International Marine Communication Co., Ltd., Chelmsford, England, 1950,:

Seller ID: 56271


HANCOCK, H. E. Wireless at Sea : The First Fifty Years : A history of the progress and development of Marine Wireless Communications written to commemorate the Jubilee of the Marconiu International Marine Communication Company Limited. (Chelmsford, England: Marconi International Marine CommunicationCo., Ltd.,) 1950. Pp. 233 + 48 p. of plates. 8vo, pebbled blue cloth. A hi story of the use of wireless communication, from Marconi's first transmission at the turn of the century, to the use of wireless at sea during the wars and whilst engaging in trade. "Despite discouragement and ridicule, G... View more info

Wisdom : The Magazine of Knowledge for Lifetime Learning and Education. Volume 3, Number 25

By: GUTTERMAN, Leon (ed.) PICASSO, Pablo KARSH, Yossuf (cover photography) SANTAYANA, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wisdom Society for the Advancement of Knowledge, Learning and Research in Education, Beverley Hills, CA, 1958,:

Seller ID: 110625


GUTTERMAN, Leon (ed.). Wisdom : The Magazine of Knowledge for Lifetime Learning and Education. Volume 3, Number 25. (Beverley Hills, CA : The Wisdom Society for the Advancement of Knowledge, Learning and Research in Education, May 1958). Pp [1]-[64]. Illustrated. Double Column. Folio, illustrated stapled wrappers. Contents : Picasso : Greatest Living Painter of Modern Art (by Maurice Raynal); The Bahamas : Paradise of the Indies (by A Wisdon Travelogue); Antonin Dvorak : Bohemian Composer (by Clarence G. Hamilton); The Analysis of Genius (by Bruce Bliven(; Genius and Prolonged Illness (by Dr. ... View more info

With the Seasons. First Edition.

By: MASON, Mary Augusta

Price: $30.00

Publisher: A.D.F. Randolph Company, New York, 1897,:

Seller ID: 98600


MASON, Mary Augusta. With the Seasons. New York : A.D.F. Randolph Company, 1897. First Edition. Pp (8),[ix]-xi,(1),[1]-110,(4). 8vo, green cloth, giltlettering and decoration to front board and spine, top edge gilt. Mary Aug usta Mason was born in Windsor, New York (date ?) and died in Warawee, New South Wales, Australia in 1930. The poems: "Florence in Springtime", "Am IReady", "The Last Snowfall", "Had I Wings", "'Tis April", "In Springtime", "An Empty Nest", "When Fresh Buds Are upon the Boughs", "A New Earth", "Ap... View more info

Wonders of the Great Barrier Reef. reprint no dj.

By: ROUGHLEY, T.C

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Angus and Robertson, 1948,:

Seller ID: 31666


ROUGHLEY, T.C. Wonders of the Great Barrier Reef. Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1948. Reprint. Pp 282. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth. From former President of the Linnean Society of New South Wales and author of The Cult of the Goldfish, a volume that is both sensibly ordered and rather eccentric: after providing an overview of life in the Reef, he examines its manifold creatures, from corals to shellfish. With chapters such as "Introducing the Mermaid", and "Queer Fish". Cloth slightly rubbed, else vg in mylar wrapper. 30.00 View more info

World Englishes Volumes I-III (1-3) Set : Volume I: The British Isles - Volume II: North America - Volume III: Central America .

By: HOPKINS, Tometro, Ken DECKER, and John McKENNY, (eds.)

Price: $480.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury , London, 2013, ISBN:9780826478481:

Seller ID: 106512


HOPKINS, Tometro, Ken DECKER, and John McKENNY, (eds.). World Englishes Volumes I-III (1-3) Set : Volume I: The British Isles - Volume II: North America - Volume III: Central America. London, &c : Bloomsbury , (2013). Pp (4),[v]-xvii,(1),[1]- 342; (4),[v]-xv,(1),[1]- 220,(4); (4),[v]-xv,(3), [3]- 330,(6). Maps, tables in text. 8vo, white hardcovers. Volume I: The British Isles. Preface by Tometro Hopkins and John McKenny; Introduction by John McKenny. 1. Historical Perspectives on the Development of English (by Paul Cavill; 2. Englishes of London and the S... View more info

World Yearbook of Education 1981 : Education of Minorities.

By: MEGARRY, Jacquetta, Stanley NISBET, and Eric HOYLE (eds.). EDWARDS. John R. POOLE, Milicent E. EASTMAN, Carol M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Kogan Page / Nichols Publishing Company, London / New York, 1981, ISBN:0850384575:

Seller ID: 99562


MEGARRY, Jacquetta, Stanley NISBET, and Eric HOYLE (eds.). World Yearbook of Education 1981 : Education of Minorities. London : Kogan Page / New York : Nichols Publishing Company, (1981). First Edition. Pp [1]-404,(4). Index.8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Part 1 - Concepts, is sues and trends. 1. Culture, ethnicity and education: multiculturalism in aplural society (by J.J. Smolicz). 2. Psychological and linguistic aspects of minority education (by John R. Edwards, of St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia,. pp 37-53). 3. Trends in educational response tom... View more info

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Wreck and Rescue In The Bristol Channel. 2 vol. set in dj

By: FARR, Grahame.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Bradford Barton, Truro, 1966,:

Seller ID: 30690


FARR, Grahame. Wreck and Rescue In The Bristol Channel. In Two Volumes. Truro: D. Bradford Barton, (1966/1967). Pp 183 ; 190. Many plates. 8vo, red cloth. Vol. 1. : The Story of the English Lifeboats. Chapters : 1. Clovelly; 2. Appledore - Northam Burrows; 3. Braunton Burrows; 4. Morte Bay; 5. Ilfacombe; 6. Lynmouth; 7. Minehead; 8. Watchet; 9. Burnham-on-Sea; 10. Weston-super-Mare. Vol. 2. : The Story of the Welsh Lifeboats. Chapters : 1. Penarth; 2. Barry Dock; 3. Atlantic College (St. Donat's College); 4. Porthcawl; 5. Port Talbot (Aberavon Beach); 6. Swansea and The Mumbles; 7. Port Eynon;... View more info

Yachting Year, Volume II, 1947-1948. in dustjacket.

By: HISCOCK, Eric C., ed.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Eric C. Hiscock / Rolls House Publishing, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight and London, 1974,:

Seller ID: 102469


HISCOCK, Eric C., (ed.). The Yachting Year, Volume II: 1947-8. Edited by Eric C. Hiscock. Yarmouth, Isle of Wight and London: Eric C. Hiscock, (1947).Sole Distributors: The Rolls House Publishing Co., Ltd. Pp. (4),5-206,i-xv iii. Illustrasted in black and white. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Toy 75. "The great success of the first volume proved this annual publication to be the outstanding yachting book of the year. Every effort, however, has been made to make the second volume better still. It contains more pages, over 100 exclusive photographic illus... View more info

Yachtsman's Pilot. 3d ed in dj.

By: CHATTERTON, E. Keble

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hurst & Blackett, 1937,:

Seller ID: 29246


CHATTERTON, E. Keble. The Yachtsman's Pilot to the Harbours of England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland; & the Continent of Europe from Ymuiden to Bordeaux; Bordeaux to Sète by Inland Waters; the Mediterranean Harbours from Sète to Toulon; the Riviera Harbours to the Gulf of Genoa; with Notes on Italian Harbours fro Genoa to Naples. Illustrated with 52 Harbour Plans. (Third Revised and Considerably Enlarged Edition). L: Hurst & Blackett Ltd., (May 1937). Pp 478. 8vo, patterned green cloth. As the title so amply suggests, this is a practical (and somewhat critical) guide to the yacht harbours of the... View more info