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3486. BARRINGTON (Mrs. Russell): Through Greece and Dalmatia. A Diary of Impressions recorded by pen and picture.

London, Adam and Charles Black, 1912. First Edition. 58 full page illustrations and 11 textual illustrations. 8vo. original blue/purple cloth with title and lake scene shown through pillars. Spine very faded. covers slightly faded. Handwritten gift inscription by Mrs. Barrington on ffep. 50.00


1643. BUCK (Pearl S.): Of Men and Women. .

New York, The John Day Company. 1941. First Edition. 8vo. original cloth very good in worn dustwrapper. Signed by the author on front free endpaper. 25.00


1654. DUTTA (Ajit Kumar): Indian Artifacts. Exploring the Traditional Vitality of the Crafts.

India, New Delhi, Cosmo Publications 1987. First Edition. 8 full page colour illustrations. numerous black and white. A very detailed book on Indian crafts. 4to. original cloth very good in very good dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. Inscription by the author on title page. 25.00


1862. FEILING (Keith): A History of England. From the Coming of the English to 1918.

London, Macmillan 1950. First Edition. 13 coloured maps, some folding. 18 genealogical tables. Very thick roy8vo. original blue buckram, spine a little faded. No dustwrapper. Ownership bookplate and inscribed on ffep by Keith Feiling. 20.00


4243. HEATH (Edward): Music. A Joy for Life.

London, Sidgwick & Jackson, 1976. First Edition. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Thick 4to. original maroon cloth very good in worn dustwrapper. Inscription by Edward Heath on ffep. dated 14th December 1976. 15.00


4991. KENNEDY (Michael): The Halle 1858-1983. A History of the Orchestra.

Manchester, Manchester University Press, 1982. First Edition. Signed and dated by the author. Black and white photographic plates. 8vo. original brown leatherette fine in fine unclipped dustwrapper. 15.00


5209. MACBETH (George): The Screens

London, Turret Books, 1967 Six folded card Chinese screens, two blue, two maroon, two tan, each with illustration on left hand fold. small 4to original folding slipcase in parchment, cover darkened in places. Limited Edition of 200 copies of which this is number 35 signed by the author. 25.00


2499. MORRISSEY (Dean): Ship of Dreams.

New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1994. First Edition. Coloured title page and full page colour illustrations. Signed by the author. Many of the images featured in this book have been published as limited edition art prints exclusively by Mill Pond Press. This is Dean Morrissey's first book. 10.00


5502. MORTON (Andrew): Diana. Her True Story.

London, Michael O'Mara Books Ltd. 1992. First Edition. This book is just what the title claims; it is based on facts which are published here for the first time. Its illustrations are private photographs which have been made available only for this book. SIGNED COPY BY THE AUTHOR. Roy8vo. original blue cloth in fine condition in fine dustwrapper. Not price clipped. 20.00


3310. ROBERTS (J. Slingsby): Persephone and Other Poems.

Sussex, Hove, Combridges 1937. First Edition. 8vo. original blue boards, beige cloth spine. very good in slightly worn dustwrapper. Inscription from the author on ffep. 40.00


5382. SEYMOUR (Gerald): Rat Run

London, Bantam Press 2005 First Edition. Signed Copy. All traces of self esteem have been brutally stripped from Malachy Kitchen, an Intelligence officer posted to Iraq. He is accused of cowardice whil on patrol with an infantry platoon ambushed by insurgents. Wod spreads that he ran under hostile fire. In the military family there is no worse crime. Humiliated and broken, kicked out of the army, Malachy sinks into despair. But the mugging of an elderly widow by addicts lights a flame that draws him to fight to regain his lost pride. His target is the network of narcotic traders. Roy8vo. original black cloth gilt lettering to spine, fine condition in very good dustwrapper. 5.00


1772. SINDALL (Marjorie A.): Down Come the Houses.

London, Chatto, Boyd and Oliver, 1970. First Edition inscribed on half title by the author. Black and white illustrations by Robert Hales. thin 8vo. original picture boards in slightly worn dustwrapper. 10.00


120. SPIRIT (Bonnie): Pink Rose Bush

USA Avitar Books 1985 First and Limited Edition. Illustrated by Patricia Lightfoot. 8vo. original cloth fine in dustwrapper, inscribed by the author. 5.00


1115. WOLFE (Humbert): Others Abide.

London, Ernest Benn 1927. Limited Edition of 400 copies on hand made paper, signed by the author. 8vo. cream boards, cream cloth spine with paper label (spare label at end of book). No inscriptions. 30.00

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