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Image for THREE CONCERTINA TRAVEL MOMENTOES OF DENMARK. Frederiksborg & Helsingor.

THREE CONCERTINA TRAVEL MOMENTOES OF DENMARK. Frederiksborg & Helsingor.

By: N/A

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Denmark,

Seller ID: 006655


Not dated, but probably early 1930's ? Not actually postcards as they are too small, but presented in a similar way. Each set folds back in to a cardboard cover. (1). Frederiksborg. 12 udvalgte Billeder (12 images of castles). The concertina folds out to about 1 ft 10 inches. [Each image size 85mm x 45mm]. There is slight adhesion/surface damage to each image. (2). Frederiksborg Slot. 24 Billeder (24 images of Frederiksborg Castle - interiors). The concertina folds out t... View more info

Image for Roads to Rome - from Pisa, Bologna aand Ravenna to the Eternal City (Beautiful Highways series)

Roads to Rome - from Pisa, Bologna aand Ravenna to the Eternal City (Beautiful Highways series)

By: N/A

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London & New York, Thames & Hudson: 1958

Seller ID: 006693


Well illustrated with line drawings and black and white photographs, small quarto, pp (c.100), endpapers slightly marked otherwise clean internally, very faint signs of wear to the cloth, in a dustwrapper which is a little marked and frayed and slightly torn. View more info

Image for Botanical Society and Exchange Club of the British Isles, Reports for 1943-44, 1945 and 1946- 1947.

Botanical Society and Exchange Club of the British Isles, Reports for 1943-44, 1945 and 1946- 1947.

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Arbroath, T. Buncle & Co Ltd:

Seller ID: 012813

Condition: Very Good


BOTANICAL SOCIETY AND EXCHANGE CLUB. Report for 1943-44, 1945 & 1947-47, in five parts, paperback, very slight signs of wear, one corner slightly bumped, but really very good. View more info

Image for Margaret Mee's Amazon Diaries of an Artist Explorer

Margaret Mee's Amazon Diaries of an Artist Explorer

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Antique Collectors' Club: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013809

ISBN: 1851494545

Condition: Very Good


With three prefaces by Ghillean T. Prance, Richard Evans Schultes & Roberto Burle Marx. Very well illustrated, very large quarto, pp 319, green cloth, a very bright clean copy in a very good dustwrapper which is lightly price-clipped. [A heavy book - extra postage may be needed to some areas.] View more info

Image for Huntia, Volumes 1 - 7 : A Yearbook of Botanical and Horticultural Bibliography (later becoming A Journal of Botanical History

Huntia, Volumes 1 - 7 : A Yearbook of Botanical and Horticultural Bibliography (later becoming A Journal of Botanical History

By: N/A

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013773

Condition: Very Good


Volumes 1 to 7, in 14 volumes, large octavo, paperback apart from Volume 2 which is clothbound as issued, the paperback spines are faded, otherwise in very good condition. Very heavy - extra postage will be required. [A fascinating and erudite collection of articles, with such treasures as Heller's "Early History of Binomial Nomenclature; Dorothy Manks on "Some Early American Horticultural Writers and Their Works"; "H.C. Watson - Great Britain's First Ph... View more info

Image for Les Songes du Chevalier de la Marmotte

Les Songes du Chevalier de la Marmotte

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions d'Histoire Sociale: 1970

Seller ID: 013758

Condition: Very Good


[Originally published 1745). Facsimile reprint, slim 12mo, pp 108, marbled endpapers, extremely clean internally, full calf with gilt decorated spine, corners very slightly bumped, otherwise a very good copy. [Number 84 of a limited edition of 250 copies.] View more info

Image for Souvenir Book of The Queen's Dolls' House

Souvenir Book of The Queen's Dolls' House

By: N/A

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Windsor, Oxley & Son: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013728

Condition: Good


Illustrated, small slim octavo, pp 74, slightly used internally, several pages with turned corners, endpapers a little marked, paperback, covers a little worn scuffed and marked, View more info

Image for Quality Stream Cattleyas 800 Collection

Quality Stream Cattleyas 800 Collection

By: N/A

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Japan Orchid Grower's Association:

Seller ID: 012544

ISBN: 4789400042

Condition: Very Good


[Not dated - c.1982 ?]. Very well illustrated, smll quarto, pp 248, very clean internally, cloth very slightly bumped at the corners, the dustwrapper showing very slight signs of use. View more info

Image for A Large Collection of 39 Radio Times,  all with Doctor Who covers and articles

A Large Collection of 39 Radio Times, all with Doctor Who covers and articles

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, BBC:

Seller ID: 013563

Condition: Very Good


A LARGE COLLECTION OF 39 RADIO TIMES, ALL WITH DR WHO COVERS AND ARTICLES, (larger articles only are mentioned below): 2003 November 22-28; 2005 March 26 - Aprl 1 (with 16 page pull-out), December 17 - 30 (with ten page article) {two copies}; 2006 April 15 - 21 (with 16 page article), May 13 - 19 (with sticker book and 6 stickers), July 8 - 14, October 21 - 27. 2007 March 31 - April 6 (with 16 page article), April 21 - 27 (with stickers), June 30 - July 6... View more info

Image for American Advertising, 1800 - 1900

American Advertising, 1800 - 1900

By: N/A

Price: £3.75

Publisher: Maynard, Mass, Chandler Press: 1988

Seller ID: 011155

ISBN: 0944593038

Condition: Good


Well illustrated, small slim 8vo, pp (32), papeback, a little wear and foxing to the covers, upper cover slightly creased, otherwise a good sound copy. [A collection of amusing and bizarre advertisements]. Postage will be reduced. View more info

Image for Rothamsted Annual Reports - a long run 1908 - 1987 (lacking only one issue)

Rothamsted Annual Reports - a long run 1908 - 1987 (lacking only one issue)

By: N/A

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Harpenden, Lawes Agricultural Trust:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013562

Condition: Very Good


Annual Reports for 1908 complete through to 1987 (lacking only the report for 1973). Together with six later reports - 2003/4 through to 2009. Duplicates from a Botanic Garden library, this is a superb clean set of a journal which rarely appears on the market. The first part of the run , 1908 - 1969, is bound in red cloth (apart from 1953-55 which is in original paper covers). Thereafter, everythig is paperback as issued. Condition is excellent and clean throughout. ... View more info

Image for Ceramic Review - The International Magazine of Ceramics  - Issues 188 and  192 (together with the supplement on glazes)

Ceramic Review - The International Magazine of Ceramics - Issues 188 and 192 (together with the supplement on glazes)

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013491

Condition: Very Good


Two well illustrated issues of this magazine, with major articles on Kevin de Choisy and Nicholas Rena, together with a 20 page supplement on glazes. Well illustrated, small slim quarto, paperback, very good copies. View more info

Image for The Croydon and Saffron Walden Old Scholars Association - Annual Report, 92nd Year.

The Croydon and Saffron Walden Old Scholars Association - Annual Report, 92nd Year.

By: N/A

Price: £3.00

Publisher: 1961

Seller ID: 013386

Condition: Fair


Four plates, small slim octavo, pp 112, a little worn throughout with a few folded corners, ink manuscript notes on a few corners, paperback, covers a little worn and creased. View more info

Image for The Journal of the Garden History Society Vol VII number 1

The Journal of the Garden History Society Vol VII number 1

By: N/A

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Reading, 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013357

Condition: Good


Illustrated, octavo, pp 126, typed and xeroxed, stapled as issued, paperback, slightly worn, the lower cover detached. [Includes Challenger's major 40 page article "Pioneer Nurseryman of Canterbury, New Zealand, 1850-1865, and other articles on the introduction of bladder-nuts, Burtn Norton, Dublin Botanic Garden, Rozel Trees and Philip Miller as garden advisor.] View more info

Image for The Story of the Life-boat - One Hundred and Fourteen Years of Service, 1824 to 1938

The Story of the Life-boat - One Hundred and Fourteen Years of Service, 1824 to 1938

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, The Royal National Life-Boat Institution: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013229

Condition: Good


Very well illustrated, slarge slim ovtavo, pp 40, + 32 pages of period advertisements, a bit used and creased internally, a few turned corners, but still sound and tight, paperback, coves a bit worn and creased. View more info

Image for Proceedings of the 14th World Orchid Conference, Glasgow, 1993  (Jim Comber's copy)

Proceedings of the 14th World Orchid Conference, Glasgow, 1993 (Jim Comber's copy)

By: N/A

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, HMSO: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013212

ISBN: 011495125X

Condition: Very Good


Well illustrated, tall quarto, pp xlii, 428, binding leaning slightly, otherwise a good clean copy in a slightly rubbed, marked and worn dustwrapper. [Limited edition of 750 copies - this one being 183, and from the library of the Asian orchid botanist Jim Comber.] View more info

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Garden and Outdoor Design

By: N/A

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Kempen, New York, Byfeet, teNeues: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013196

ISBN: 3832793070

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated, small ocyavo, pp 222, flexible pictorial covers, a very good copy. View more info

Image for Leachmn's Engelsk-Norsk Lomme-Ordbog (English Norwegian Pocket Dictionary and Manual of Useful Information

Leachmn's Engelsk-Norsk Lomme-Ordbog (English Norwegian Pocket Dictionary and Manual of Useful Information

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, J. Leachman & Sons:

Seller ID: 013167

Condition: Good


[May be a first edition ? - the verso of title page states "Copyright 1897]. Small tall 16mo, (measures 140mm x 68mm), pp 192 + 192, a little age-toned and dog-eared, there is an alphabetical thumb index front and back - the book inverts for each language, dark violet cloth, a little worn. [A contemporary bookseller's stamp on the title page. Originally in the library of the zoologist A.G. Searle, from whom it was given to the Kew botanist C.E. Hubbard.]. Postage wil... View more info

Image for THE STORY OF THE BIBLE, TOLD BY LIVING AUTHORITIES - A complete set in 44 original parts

THE STORY OF THE BIBLE, TOLD BY LIVING AUTHORITIES - A complete set in 44 original parts

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012979

Condition: Good


Published 1937 - 1938 by The Amalgamated Press, Fleetway House, Farringdon Street, London. An attractive period work, complete in 44 original parts, and difficult to find in this format and in such good condition. Extremely thoroughly illustrated throughout, paperback as issued, with overall only slight signs of wear, creasing or ageing, (though part 1 is slightly more worn). {A heavy set - extra postage will be necessary} View more info

Image for THE LOCAL HISTORIAN - JOURNAL OF THE BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR LOCAL HISTORY  Volumes 10 - 24 prt 3, in 89 parts (LACKING only two parts - Volume 11 number 5 and Volume 20 number 1).

THE LOCAL HISTORIAN - JOURNAL OF THE BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR LOCAL HISTORY Volumes 10 - 24 prt 3, in 89 parts (LACKING only two parts - Volume 11 number 5 and Volume 20 number 1).

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Seller ID: 012978

Condition: Very Good


Volumes 10 - 24 prt 3, in 89 parts (LACKING only two parts - Volume 11 number 5 and Volume 20 number 1). A very good run of this important publication. Paperbacks as issued, a few covers slightly rubbed, but overall in very good condition. An idea of the range of subjects present can be judged by the articles in the first and also one of the later issues offered here: Surnames and Placenames, Leases and Tenancy Agreements, The Traveller in Gloucestershire, Studying Bee... View more info