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Image for Atlas Federativne Narodne Republike Jugoslavije

Atlas Federativne Narodne Republike Jugoslavije

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Belgrade, Izdanje Geokarta: 1952

Seller ID: 009873

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, + 22 double-page colour maps, large 12mo (measures 104mm x 177mm), pp 63, slightly age-toned internally but otherwise very clean and tight, cloth-backed pictorial boards, slightly dull and worn. SCARCE. [Serbian ? text]. View more info

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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 will be reduced. View more info

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The Art of Sign Language : Phrases

By: N/A

Price: £3.00

Publisher: San Diego, Thunder Bay Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014507

ISBN: 1592230903

Condition: As New


Illustrated, small square octavo, pp 256, blue cloth, a very good copy in dustwrapper, as new. [Learning sign language can lead to greater communication skills. This guide is an excellent follow-up to The Art of Sign Language and focuses on building up common and useful phrases and sentences in sign. In 17 separate sections, exercises range from conversations at home, at work, at school, and in leisure activities.] View more info

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The Essential Guide to Choosing and Using Your 4x4 Vehicle

By: N/A

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Land Rover: 2001

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 014524

Condition: As New


Second edition. Illustrated, 12mo, pp 126, paperback, a very good copy, as new. View more info

Image for Catalogue of the Library at the Chelsea Physic Garden [E.J. Salisbury's copy]

Catalogue of the Library at the Chelsea Physic Garden [E.J. Salisbury's copy]

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015015

Condition: Good


Small slim octavo, pp (4), 35, paperback, the booklet has been folded at some time, so there is a light crease down the centre of the pages, more noticeable on the upper cover. [From the library of the botanist E.J. Salisbury, with his signature on the upper cover, and a few notes and underlinings in the text.]. Postage will be reduced. View more info

Image for THE AMERICAN GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY'S MAP OF THE AMERICAS, 1:5,000,000: INDEX TO THE THREE SHEETS: MEXICO, CENTRAL AMERICA AND THE WEST INDIES; SOUTH AMERICA, SHEET NORTH; SOUTH AMERICA; SHEET SOUTH. (Jack Hawkes' copy}

THE AMERICAN GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY'S MAP OF THE AMERICAS, 1:5,000,000: INDEX TO THE THREE SHEETS: MEXICO, CENTRAL AMERICA AND THE WEST INDIES; SOUTH AMERICA, SHEET NORTH; SOUTH AMERICA; SHEET SOUTH. (Jack Hawkes' copy}

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New York, The American Geographical Society: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015268

Condition: Good


A complete index to the three sheets, octavo, pp 77, slightly age-toned and used internally, paperback, covers slightly marked and worn. From the library of Professor Jack Hawkes, with his signature on the upper cover. View more info

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Ordnance Survey of Great Britain: Scotland - Indexes to the 1/2500 and 6-inch Scale Maps

By: Adams, Brian (introduction)

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Newtown, David Archer: 1993

Seller ID: 014555

ISBN: 0951757938

Condition: Very Good


Originally published c.1907. This facsimile reprint has an introductikon by Brian Adams. Quarto, pp xvi, 96, paperback, a very good copy. View more info

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Morris Minor 1952 - 1971 Autobook

By: Ball, Kenneth

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Brighton, Autopress Ltd: 1973

Seller ID: 011567

ISBN: 0851471072

Condition: Good


Fourth edition, fully revised, and reprinted 1973. Illustrated, large 8vo, pp 136, fore-edge thumbed, very slight signs of use internally, pictorial laminated boards slightly worn and marked. SCARCE. [Covers the Series 2 - 1952 - 56; 1000 with 948cc engine - 1956-62; with 1098cc engine -1962 - 70; Quarter ton Van - 1956 - 62; 6 cwt Van and Pick-up 1962-70 and the Traveller 1953-71.] View more info

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Book Auction Records, Cumulative Index to Volumes 66 - 69

By: Batho, D. (editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Folkestone, Wm Dawson & Sons Ltd: 1977

Seller ID: 010073

ISBN: 0712908293

Condition: Good


Large quarto, pp iv, 1129, slightly worn internally, cloth a little worn and faded, slightly rubbed at the joints. Very heavy - extra postage may be needed. View more info

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General Index to Book Auction Records for the Years 1979-1984 (Volumes 77 - 81)

By: Batho, D. (editor)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Folkestone, Wm Dawson & Sons Ltd: 1985

Seller ID: 010074

ISBN: 0712910352

Condition: Good


Large quarto, pp viii, 1008, slightly worn internally, cloth faded. Very heavy - extra postage may be needed. View more info

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How to Identify Flowering Plant Families, A Practical Guide for Horticulturists and Plant Lovers

By: Baumgardt, John Philip

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Beaverton, Timber Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012345

ISBN: 0917304217

Condition: Good


Illustrated, octavo, pp 269, very slightly used internally, a few slightly turned corners, paperback, covers slightly worn, lower cover a little creased. View more info

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National Geographic Index, 1970 - 1975

By: Blozis, Jolene M. (editor) (et al)

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Washington, 1976

Seller ID: 014690

Condition: Good


Octavo, pp 186, lower corners slightly bruised, otherwise clean and sound internally, paperback, covers slightly worn and marked. View more info

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The Country Life Book of Book Collecting

By: Booth, Richard

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Country Life: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014518

ISBN: 0600313786

Condition: Very Good


Well illustrated, small quarto, pp 192, an extremely good clean copy, the dustwrapper is a little daded on the spine but otherwise very good. View more info

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Bibliography of South African Botany (up to 1951)

By: Bullock A.A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Pretoria, Dept of Agriculture: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001743

Condition: Very Good


Large 8vo, pp iv, 194, paperback, very slightly worn. View more info

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Index to Journal and Proceedings 1838-1935 and List of Awards 1859-1935

By: Chittenden, F.J. (editor)

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, The Royal Horticultural Society: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014776

Condition: Good


Large very thick octavo, pp x, 1678, lower corner a little bumped throughout, the last few pages dog-eared at the base, otherwise clean and sound internally, paperback, a bit aged and creased, spine wrinkled, lower cover rather tender at the hinge and lacking a few pieces. [An indispensable index to the Journals, which are themselves a record of nearly a century of horticulture.] View more info

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The Elements of Navigation

By: Cotter, Charles H.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons: 1967

Seller ID: 014600

Condition: Fair


illustrated with small diagrams, octavo, pp viii, 535, fore-edge age-toned and foxed, otherwise sound internally, name and date on front endpaper, cloth rubbed, marked and slightly worn. SCARCE. View more info

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A Dictionary of Microbial Taxonomy

By: Cowan, S.T. (edited by L.R. Hill)

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1978

Seller ID: 012671

ISBN: 052121890x

Condition: Very Good


Large octavo, pp xii, 285, binding leaning very very slightly, otherwise an exceedingly good clean copy in a very slightly worn dustwrapper. [Considerably enlarged from the previous edition of 1968]. View more info

Image for ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE ANIMAL WORLD - a rare complete set of 21 parts

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE ANIMAL WORLD - a rare complete set of 21 parts

By: De Beer, Sir Gavin; Burton, Robert & Maurice; Bourliere, Francois (et al) (editors)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: J & H International Corporation: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010068

Condition: Good


Very well illustrated, slim quarto, 21 volumes, pp 2032, pictorial laminated boards, a few spine heads pulled, but otherwise only very slightly worn.Complete sets seem to be very scarce. [A detailed work, and quite scientific in-depth accounts. This is far more than a "popular" work. A glance at a few consecutive pages at random show : prawns, precious coral, predation, preen gland, powder post beetles, pratincoles, potto, potoo, priapulus, primates, prions, problem solving, proboscis monkey, proconsul, pronghorn antelopes, proteidae etc.]. Very heavy, weighing 13.5 kilos before pa... View more info

Image for Dictionary of British and Irish Botanists and Horticulturists, including plant collectors and botanical artists [Jim Russell's copy]

Dictionary of British and Irish Botanists and Horticulturists, including plant collectors and botanical artists [Jim Russell's copy]

By: Desmond, Ray

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Taylor & Francis: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014772

ISBN: 0850660890

Condition: Very Good


Large very thick octavo, ppxxvi, 747, top edge foxed, slight foxing and thumbing to the fore-edge, otherwise very clean internally, green cloth, spine head very slightly pulled, otherwise in very good condition. [From the library of the landscaper and plant collector Jim Russell, with his bookplate designed by Felix Kelly.] A heavy book - extra postage may be necessary. View more info

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Bibliographia Orchidacearum. Volumes 2 - 6 (in six parts)

By: Dietrich, Helga

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Jena,

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 010335

Condition: Good


Six volumes, square 8vo, paperbacks, slightly worn. SCARCE. (Two of the volumes are signed by the author). {The first two volumes cover the period 1900 - 1978. The next four volumes cover 1979 to 1990, tohether with addenda for the whole pariod.]. A heavy set - extra postage may be required. View more info