Category: Misc Academic


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Ploughshares Into Swords. The Story of the 'G' Company (Beccles) First Suffolk Battalion Home Guard

By: N/A

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Beccles, 1945

8vo. 95pp. Very light foxing to eps otherwise near very good in original red cloth gilt. Faint grubby mark to lower edge of upper board otherwise verygood Dustwrapper a little creased and torn along top edges and a little foxed, but overall good. View more info

A Complete Naval Handbook and Register for Gains and Losses with Details of Navies of Allies and Enemies

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Victoria House,

Oblong 8vo.(1915) 32pp. Some browning throughout with two small puncture holes to leading margins affecting first 15pp. With addenda slip. Good in original paper wraps. some light browning and shelf-wear but otherwise a very nice, good copy.With m/s addenda to the 'remarks' column adding details of sinking. Scarce - COPAC locates copies in B.L. & Imperial War Museum only. View more info

Police Court, Fourth District Before George E. Kasmire, Justice. Examination of Mrs Annie Small Charged with Perjury By John H. McCullough, Police Captain The Testimony Upon Which She Was Held

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: New York, Martin B. Brown, 1875

8vo. 1875. 89pp pamphlet. T.p. chipped and creased with small clean tear (?from paper-clip) affecting first 13 pp. Minor damp marks and a few turned corners. Pages generally browned and bound in original paper wraps. Upper cover torn and chipped with loss. Marked and creased with a paper repair to spine. Fair. World Cat. locates only 2 copies (NY and Cornell). No COPAC. RARE. View more info

Special Force and Italian Resistance, Special Force Nella Resistenza Italiana TWO VOLUMES

By: N/A

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Bologna, Special Forces Club, 1990

8vo. 1990. 2 vols. (complete). Proceedings of the conference held at Bologna 1987 as part of the celebrations of the IXth centenary. Englisha and Italian text. Light grubbiness to foredges otherwise good in original card covers. Spines slightly faded and light wear to edges othewise good. Heavy books requiring additional postage overseas. View more info

Air Board Technical Notes Engine Notes

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Camden Miniature Steam Services, 1997

8vo. 18 pp. reproduction of book published 1917. very good softcover copy in original cream card wraps. View more info

Remains Historical and Literary Connected with the Palatine Counties of Lancaster and Cheshire Volume 84 New Series

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Manchester, Chetham Society, 1925

8vo. 304 pp. ex-library with library stamp and labels on front endpapers, ink stamp verso, title one marginal ink stamp. pages lightly uniformly browned, good in original maroon and black cloth gilt, bottom of spine black with library class marking, extremities boards lightly shelfworn, good plus. View more info


By: (J.G. Bennett)

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Privately Printed, 1951

Edition: Printed for Private Circulation

8vo. 1951. 169pp. Very light browning to pages otherwise good. Bound in original grey card covers. Some foxing to edges and spine with light browning to spine. Good. Very rare J. G. Bennett compilation later reprinted at Combe Springs Press in 1977 as 'Values. An Anthology for Seers. W/cat locates only 1 copy of this edition (University of British Columbia) with the ownership of RUMI. Not in COPAC. View more info

A General's Letters to His Son on Obtaining His Commission

By: (T.D. Pilcher)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Cassell, 1917

Edition: First Edition

8vo. 1917.Ink inscription to half-title.115pp. Pages browned otherwise good in original paper covered boards. Some wear to corners and top and tail of spine, light foxing to lower board otherwise good. View more info

Fifty Years of My Life TWO VOLS

By: Albemarle, George Thomas Earl of

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co, 1876

Edition: Second Edition

8vo, two vols, second edition, ex-lib J.J. Coleman, bookplates on front endpapers, uncut, foredges browned and a little foxed, pages browned, light sporadic foxing, good in original green cloth gilt, extremities worn, some rubbing and minor splits to cloth along hinges, otherwise cloth and gilt bright, good. View more info

W.D. and H.O.Wills and the Development of the U.K. Tobacco Industry, 1786-1965

By: Alford, B. W. E.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Methuen & Co.Ltd., 1973

8vo. 500 pp. foredges foxed, ink stamp on front free endpaper, verso frontis, title page and first contents page. pages lightly uniformly browned, good in original blue cloth gilt, light wear to extremities, otherwise cloth and gilt clan and bright, very good in browned and edgeworn dustwrapper with some foxing to inner flaps, a couple of small chips, good. View more info

A Guards' General: The Memoirs of Major General Sir Allan Adair

By: Allan Adair ; Oliver Lindsay (ed)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Hamilton Kerr, 1986

Inscription: Signed by Author

8vo. first edition, presentation inscription from author, news cutting on front pastedown, very good in original grey cloth gilt, light shelfwear and some faint sun fading along lower edge of boards otherwise very good in lightly edgeworn dustwrapper, small tear top corner, otherwise very good. View more info

Sentinel Steamwaggons Includuing Instructions To drivers for Running and Tending

By: Alley & MacLellan

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Menston, EP Publishing, 1972

8vo.1972. First published 1912. 40pp. A few small grubby marks to e.p.s otherwise good in very good original cloth. D/w slightly yellowed otherwise very good. View more info

The Socialist Impulse Latin America in the Twentieth Century

By: Ameringer, Charles D.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Gainesville, University Press of Florida, 2009

8vo. 332 pp.near fine in near fine original teracotta cloth. View more info

A History of the Foot Guards to 1856

By: Aubrey-Fletcher, Major H.L.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Constable and Company Ltd, 1927

8vo. 463 pp. teg, o/w uncut, ownership inscription on front pastedown, foredges foxed and browned, some browning and light foxing fore and aft, otherwise light browning and sporadic foxing, good in original blue cloth gilt, light edgewear, minor markings, good plus. View more info

The House of Angelo A Dynasty of Swordsmen Founded 1758

By: Aylward, J.D.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Batchworth Press, 1953

Edition: First Edition

8vo. first edition, 215 pp. some browning on rear free endpaper, pages lightly uniformly browned, very good in original red cloth gilt, very good, cloth and gilt clean and bright in un-clipped dustwrapper, light shelfwear, some faint foxing, near very good. View more info