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MILITARY ENGINEERING BRIDGING (GENERAL PRINCIPLES AND MATERIALS), ---------
1 --------- MILITARY ENGINEERING BRIDGING (GENERAL PRINCIPLES AND MATERIALS)
LONDON HMSO 1934 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Green Cloth Boards with gilt titles to spine , 220x145 mm approx. 284pp + plates at end.Military Handbook - Volume III- Part I., 5s 6d , Published for military use this reference book providing much information to the civil engineer as well as the interested layperson. Includes many tables as well as the 57 plates comprising b/w photos, line drawings and plans (many fold out). VG (Book- Moderate colour rubbing to cloth but no notable soiling. Pencil name of former owner (Captain in RE) to front free end paper and also to bottom edge of book block. No other notable defects). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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A New English - Chinese Dictionary. Compiled By the Editing Group of a New English - Chinese Dictionary., --------------
2 -------------- A New English - Chinese Dictionary. Compiled By the Editing Group of a New English - Chinese Dictionary.
Hong Kong Joint Publishing Company 1975 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Blue Cloth Boards with red title block and gilt titles to spine. 195x135mm approx. 1688 nos. pp. First Edition 1st impression of the first comprehensive English-Chinese Dictionary to have been compiled since the Cultural Revolution in as new condition with like dust jacket and it's original slip case and loose insert. The premium price reflects the condition. No previous owner name. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. We are pleased to be able to offer the option of card payment at our website where additional images of the item may also be available. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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WELSH AS A SPECIFIC SUBJECT FOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS, ( Elementary Welsh for Schools and Private Students), A Committee of Elementary School Teachers
3 A Committee of Elementary School Teachers WELSH AS A SPECIFIC SUBJECT FOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS, ( Elementary Welsh for Schools and Private Students)
LONDON SOCIETY FOR UTILIZING THE WELSH LANGUAGE, SIMPKIN MARSHALL AND CO 1887 Soft Back Good Book 165x100mm Approx. 
Green limp cloth with black lettering to front, xvi + 112pp + 12 of advertisements from Educational and Welsh societies at rear. 3rd Edition, Stage I , Title on front cover is Elementary Welsh for Schools and Private Students. A work intended chiefly for use in Elementary Schools, it is at the same time suited for all persons commencing the grammatical study of the language. Good- Edge wear, creasing and shelf soiling to cloth covers, paper tanned with some light foxing to preliminary pages, Ink annotation in foredge margin of English against Welsh words given as examples of words containing the sounds of letters in the Welsh alphabet. Binding sound. A good working copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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BAKERY SPECIALITIES, A.B.BARROWS
4 A.B.BARROWS BAKERY SPECIALITIES
LONDON ELSEVIER APPLIED SCIENCE PUBLISHERS 1984 0853342911 / 9780853342915 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Laminated paper covered boards, 230 x 150 mm approx. viii + 324 pp. Many unspecified b/w photo. illustrations. Written by the then Head , Dept of Bakery, Tameside College of Technology chapters include Convenience Foods, Hotplate Goods, Morning Goods, Fancy and Seasonal Breads, Chocolate Work, Meringue Goods and Japs, Almond and other nut products, sugar boiling. Near Fine (Book- slight fading to spine. No previous owner name or insc. No sign of use). An uncommon & useful book. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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CROSBY,STILLS, NASH & YOUNG The Guitar Collection, AARON STANG (EDITOR)
5 AARON STANG (EDITOR) CROSBY,STILLS, NASH & YOUNG The Guitar Collection
MIAMI WARNER BROS. PUBLICATIONS 1995 0897247019 / 9780897247016 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Laminated card covers (paperback).300 x 225 mm approx. 240pp. Music score with lyrics of 24 of the group's songs. Near Fine (Book- no notable sign of use, no previous owner name or annotations). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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CANE BASKET WORK: FIRST SERIES, A PRACTICAL MANUAL ON WEAVING USEFUL AND FANCY BASKETS., ANNIE FIRTH
6 ANNIE FIRTH CANE BASKET WORK: FIRST SERIES, A PRACTICAL MANUAL ON WEAVING USEFUL AND FANCY BASKETS.
LONDON L. UPCOTT GILL 1905 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Brown blind stamped decorative cloth with gilt titles to front board and brown titles to spine. 185 x 125 mm approx. 88 pp + 20 pp publisher's catalogue and trade adverts. Original end papers. B/W photo frontis + 80 figs some in text and some full page being line drawings and illustrations. 2nd edition of this practical treatise on basket work which includes detailed instruction on basic through to fancy work incorporating rush and raffia. VG (Book- light colour rubbing to extremities of cloth, 15mm approx split to front end paper at head but mull and binding generally sound. Partially erased pencil name of a previous owner to front free end paper and pencil name and date of another to top of title page. Newsprint quality paper of catalogue at rear browned. No other notable defects). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
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PRACTICAL FIVE-FIGURE MATHEMATICAL TABLES, ATTWOOD , C , BSc [Eng] AMIEE
7 ATTWOOD , C , BSc [Eng] AMIEE PRACTICAL FIVE-FIGURE MATHEMATICAL TABLES
London Macmillan and Co 1948 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Linen covered blue paper boards, 210x170mm approx. v+74pp. Contains quite extensive notes on using five-figure tables at end. VG (Book- Light shelf soiling and creasing to covers, corners of a few pages turned and occasional light foxing spots).Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. We are pleased to be able to offer the option of card payment at our website where additional images of the item may also be available. 
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THE BOOK OF ALMANACS, With an Index of Reference, by Which the Almanac May Be Found for Every Year, Whether in Old Style or New, from any Epoch, Ancient or Modern, up to A.D. 2000. With Means of Finding the Day of Any New or Full Moon from B.C. 2000 to A.D. 2000., Augustus De Morgan
8 Augustus De Morgan THE BOOK OF ALMANACS, With an Index of Reference, by Which the Almanac May Be Found for Every Year, Whether in Old Style or New, from any Epoch, Ancient or Modern, up to A.D. 2000. With Means of Finding the Day of Any New or Full Moon from B.C. 2000 to A.D. 2000.
London James Walton 1871 2nd Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Brown Cloth Boards with gilt title and circular dec to front board, Landscape format 140x220mm approx. xix + 89pp + 2 of publisher's adverts. 2nd Edition of Morgan's Book of Almanacs first published in 1851. Portrait of the author taken from another publication pasted to reverse of front end paper. Good (Book- A neat repair to the binding has been carried out by reinforcing the spine with blue cloth and the internal hinges with a linen backed adhesive tape. Although not a conventional repair it is effective. Original cloth is shelf worn at extremities with boards exposed at corners. Instructions for the use of the almanac printed to front paste down and name of a previous owner and date 1896 in ink to front end paper. Paper of book block tanned with a few light foxing spots to last signature. No other notable defects). Pl;ease see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
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ENGLISH MIDWIVES Their History & Prospects FACSIMILIE of 1872 edition, AVELING , James Hobson , MD , THORNTON , John L , FLA ,Consultant to London Hospitals
9 AVELING , James Hobson , MD , THORNTON , John L , FLA ,Consultant to London Hospitals ENGLISH MIDWIVES Their History & Prospects FACSIMILIE of 1872 edition
London HUGH K ELLIOTT Ltd 1967 1st Edition Thus Hard Back Very Good Book 190x125mm Approx. Thornton , John L , FLA 
H/b VG. 1967 Ist ed thus - FACSIMILE of 1872 ed.The world of the Midwives by JH Aveling MD.Intro, Select Biblio; of Midwifery & Biographical sketch of author with List of his Writings and b/w in line Portrait by JL Thornton FLA.Consultant to London Hospitals." to arouse interest - to show what misery arises from ignorance - to gain sympathy & advice ...."[ mid brown boards+ black titles , no inscsps , no annotation, tight binding, internally Fine] cover light markings and 3 small ring markings to top rear. PLS See our image - NO spine lean just camera angle & book actually a darker brown. 
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10 BARRACLOUGH , G, Profesor THE MEDIAEVAL EMPIRE Idea and Reality G17
London THE HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION 1950 1st Edition Paper Back VG+ Book 210x140mm Approx 
Stapled Booklet, 27pp. Pamphlet no G17- general series- in The Historical Assoc. series by Profesor of Mediaeval History, University of Liverpool.G Barraclough. 1/6, ( no inscsp to fep however ink notes to final blank page, clean staples, tight binding , some small markings and crease-lines, med fox-tan-spotting to foredge ansd some page margins. 5 chpts -"a brief essay attempting the impossible". 
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A MANUAL OF TECHNICAL PLUMBING AND SANITARY SCIENCE Revised & Enlarged, BENNETT , S Barlow , Consultant Sanitary Engineer & Instructor in Practical Plumbers' Work
11 BENNETT , S Barlow , Consultant Sanitary Engineer & Instructor in Practical Plumbers' Work A MANUAL OF TECHNICAL PLUMBING AND SANITARY SCIENCE Revised & Enlarged
Stockton-on-Tees John Harrison 1903 Hard Back Good Book 250x160mm Approx. 
H/b Good. 1903. 4th Revised & Enlarged ed.S Barlow Bennett Consultant Sanitary Engineer & Instructor in Practical Plumbers' Work. Table of Contents index, 5 pages old advertisements continued on end papers. 14 chpts. 294pp. [ materials - air- ventilation - water - appliances - science - drainage - sewage disposal- roof - geometry - hydraulics - maths - etc ] Includes problems . b/w illustrated.[ dark green boards with black line decs. sun-browned to spine,no inscsp,sound copy, paper creamed. cloth rub wear to all corners, top & base of spine- 2mm softness top/base spine. PLS See our image 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Ceramic Technology Being Some Aspects of Technical Science as Applied to Pottery Manufacture, Binns, Charles F.
12 Binns, Charles F. Ceramic Technology Being Some Aspects of Technical Science as Applied to Pottery Manufacture
London THE POTTERY GAZETTE / SCOTT, GREENWOOD & CO 1897 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Green Buckram boards with gilt titles to spine and front board. 225 x45mm approx. Victorian Bible black end papers, all edges of book block stained red, xii + 102pp. Informative and fairly scarce work on the science and technology of Studio Pottery with chapters on the chemistry of Pottery, Analysis and Synthesis of different clays and their components, The Biscuit Oven, Pyrometry, Glazes and their Composition Colours and Colour making. VG (Book- A little shelf soiling to boards and mild colour rubbing to extremities. End papers and binding sound. A few light finger soiling marks to text block. No previous owner name, insc. nor annotations). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. We are pleased to be able to offer the option of card payment at our website where additional images of the item also may be available. 
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THE LONSDALE LIBRARY THE WAY OF A MAN WITH A HORSE A Practical Book on Horsemanship, BROOKE , GEOFFREY , BRIGADIER , DSO , MC
13 BROOKE , GEOFFREY , BRIGADIER , DSO , MC THE LONSDALE LIBRARY THE WAY OF A MAN WITH A HORSE A Practical Book on Horsemanship
LONDON SEELEY, SERVICE & CO LTD 1948 1st Edition Hard Back VG Good Book 220x145 mm Approx 
VG H/b in Good D/j. Veterinary notes by Col Todd , DSO RAVC plus pig Sticking by A Brooke , DSO MC.Editor in Chief Eric Parker of The Field. G Brooke Lieut-Col., DSO MC, author of Horse Sense & Horsemanship of Today: illustrated with over 90 b/w plates.19 Chpts. 228pp.[ Buckram boards+ gilt titles No inscsp, tight binding, moderate foxitan spotting to end papers, prelims & foredge] Dust Jacket price clipped, a laid- on b/w photographic plates to front cover & spine. some mild shelf-wear soil & loss. max 25x40mm approx. top front: now in easily Removable proprietary protective clear cover. Rare in DustJacket. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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DIGITAL FANTASY PAINTING A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO CREATING FANTASY ART ON YOUR COMPUTER, BURNS, MICHAEL
14 BURNS, MICHAEL DIGITAL FANTASY PAINTING A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO CREATING FANTASY ART ON YOUR COMPUTER
LONDON COLLINS 2003 0007160038 / 9780007160037 1st Edition Hard Back Fine Fine Book 240x210mm Approx 
Illustrated laminated boards repeating the illustration on the dust jacket. 160pp. A practical intro. to obtaining the skills and knowledge to design everything from hyperreal people to vivid 3D creatures and surreal landscapes. Contains software reviews at end. (Book - No notable defects. No previous owner name or insc. Now in a proprietary protective wrapper). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
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LAY OUT AND COMMERCIAL ART, CHARLES C. KNIGHTS
15 CHARLES C. KNIGHTS LAY OUT AND COMMERCIAL ART
LONDON BUTTERWORTH & CO 1932 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Green Paper covered boards with brown cloth quarter binding and laid on paper title slip. 230 x 145 mm approx. xx + 388 + 12pp index.+ 192 plates on glossy art paper. Vol 7 in a series called "The Library of Advertising" published by Butterworths. Although much has changed in the digital printing era the principles associated with good lay out, presentation and some practices associated with graphic/ commercial art remain constant and the book remains an excellent reference work for the commercial and graphic artist. The art work of the many plates is also of interest. VG (no dust jacket) Book- A little general shelf wear and soiling to boards with uneven fading to rear board. No previous owner name or insc. A sound clean copy. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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EMBROIDERY AND TAPESTRY WEAVING .  A PRACTICAL TEXT-BOOK OF DESIGN AND WORKMANSHIP, CHRISTIE, MRS ARCHIBALD H.
16 CHRISTIE, MRS ARCHIBALD H. EMBROIDERY AND TAPESTRY WEAVING . A PRACTICAL TEXT-BOOK OF DESIGN AND WORKMANSHIP
London SIR ISAAC PITMAN & Sons 1924 Hard Back VG Book 185x125mm Approx 
Smaller thick format 4th edition 1924., green boards+ beige cloth quarter binding.Titles to spine & front. 403pp + 4pp of publisher's adverts. illustrated 186 figs + 16 half-tone plates.From the Artistic Crafts Series of Technical Handbooks this is the celebrated work of the author Grace Christie the recognised authority in her time.[ bookplate to fep. binding sound - no cracks to end papers. Some shelf wear to boards but no other noteable defects. PLS See our image 
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Slalom Its Technique, Organization and Rules, D'Egville, A.H (Alan Hervey) , Specialist
17 D'Egville, A.H (Alan Hervey) , Specialist Slalom Its Technique, Organization and Rules
London Edward Arnold 1934 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good Book D'Egville ,A H 
Pale turquoise cloth boards with green illustration repeating the design of the jacket and green titles. 225x140mm approx. 159 nos. pp Numerous line diags. by the author. Written by a former renowned exponent the book deals with every aspect; the mechanism of the turns and technique required, the methods and aims of practice, the organization of the race and the setting of the course. Good/Good (Book- Cloth a little shelf worn at extremities with some discolouration to spine.Original bookseller label to foot of front paste down, light offset browning to end papers, book block foxed at edges not affecting face of pages.Binding sound.No previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket- numerous nicks and tears with associated creasing and somewhat marred with foxing but all said not bad for an octogenarian jacket and now in a removable proprietary protective sleeve). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. We are pleased to be able to offer the option of card payment at our website where additional images of the item may also be available. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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THE ART OF LETTERING and LAY-OUT Including ILLUMINATING and Book Decoration  , no 6, DOUST , L A , Artist & Art Author , Len A Doust ,
18 DOUST , L A , Artist & Art Author , Len A Doust , THE ART OF LETTERING and LAY-OUT Including ILLUMINATING and Book Decoration , no 6
London FREDERICK WARNE & Co.Ltd 1955 Paper Back VG Book 190x125mm Approx. 
Small P/b 65pp.VG.Undated c. 1930's.? .well known Artist / art author Len A Doust. Warne's Arts & Crafts series no 6.[Warne's Art Books] Intro; 7 chpts [ preliminary facts & Exercises / modern styles / material / headings/ etc ] b/w line illustrated.[ light apple-green book, 6d, tight binding, no inscsp.no annotaion. paper creamed evenly.[ covers tanned spine, no creases, no tears.mild paper turn [tan] PLS See our image 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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HOPPUS'S MEASURER PRACTICAL MEASURING MADE EASY TO THE MEANEST CAPACITY, BY A NEW SERIES OF TABLES: WHICH SHOW, AT SIGHT, THE SOLID OR SUPERFICIAL CONTENT ETC ETC. Greatly Enlarged and Improved, E. HOPPUS, Surveyor to Corporation London Assurance ; T. CROSBY
19 E. HOPPUS, Surveyor to Corporation London Assurance ; T. CROSBY HOPPUS'S MEASURER PRACTICAL MEASURING MADE EASY TO THE MEANEST CAPACITY, BY A NEW SERIES OF TABLES: WHICH SHOW, AT SIGHT, THE SOLID OR SUPERFICIAL CONTENT ETC ETC. Greatly Enlarged and Improved
YORK THOMAS WILSON AND SONS 1819 1st Edition Thus Hard Back Very Good Book 
FULL Light Tan Calf LEATHER boards with gilt abbreviated title to spine. 185 x 80 mm approx. lxxvi + 208 pp. Fold out copper plate + 3 other figs. in text and many tables. New Edition revised by T. Crosby, Head Master of the York Charity Schools and dated 1819 to Title page. Printed and Published by Thomas Wilson and Sons, High-Ousegate York. The preface asserts the excellence of this New Method of Measuring and that whoever ventures to rely upon the obsolete Tables and Directions published by Isaac Keay is liable to be deceived (in common cases) 10s in the Pound. The tables allow for the measuring of standing and felled timber, squared or in the round etc etc with measures of different commodities and types of nails, locks etc etc and of the freighting of ships etc. VG (Book- Recently re-sewn on cords laced into new boards, re- backed with new linen mull, two colour applied head and tail bands and new end papers. Full tan calf leather with gilt short title to spine. The result is a very tactile and sound reference book.Fold out plate is a little browned and paper of book block a little tanned.A few corners of pages turned. No previous owner name or insc. The York imprint of this Hoppus's Measurer is quite uncommon. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. 
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MODELLING FOR AMATEURS  Revised edition How To Do It series  no 20, ELLIS , Clifford , ELLIS , Rosemary ,
20 ELLIS , Clifford , ELLIS , Rosemary , MODELLING FOR AMATEURS Revised edition How To Do It series no 20
London & New York THE STUDIO 1945 1st Edition Hard Back VG Poor+ Book 255x190mm approx. 
Larger format H/b+jackt VG/Poor+.1945 Revised edition.How To Do It series no 20.Each stage clearly demonstrated - the text is to the point. an Aid to attain competence. illustrated 34 b/w tipped-in plates. [ modelling clay / wire / newspaper / paste / design / heads / wall hangings etc] book clean throughout, no inscsp.or annotaion, Dust Jacket very weary - markings , crease-lines , colour rub/loss , inverted tears - now in clear proprietary protective cover. PLS See our image. 
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