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Image for Julian :An Intellectual Biography

Julian :An Intellectual Biography

By: Athanassiadi, Polymnia ;

Price: £27.00

Publisher: Routledge: 1992

Seller ID: 52925


xix + 249pp, laminated card, 8vo card covers marked, light foxing on top edge, Malcolm Todd bookplate on ffep View more info

Image for Prince Henry the Navigator :The Hero of Portugal and of Modern Discovery 1394-1460 A.D.

Prince Henry the Navigator :The Hero of Portugal and of Modern Discovery 1394-1460 A.D.

By: Beazley C R

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Frank Cass & Co. Ltd.: 1968

Seller ID: 44670


xxvii + 336pp, inc 11 illusts, 17 maps, cloth, 8vo edges slightly faded & bumped View more info

Image for John Bellows :Letters and Memoir

John Bellows :Letters and Memoir

By: Bellows, Elizabeth Earnshaw ;(ed)

Price: £17.00

Publisher: Headley Brothers: 1905

Seller ID: 57370


3rd imp, 392pp, inc. frontispiece, b/w illus & map, cloth, gilt detail on cover & spine, top edge gilt, deckle page edges, 8vo corners bumped, front hinge pulled, light foxing on prelims & page edges, random spotting internally, inscription on ffep, owner's signature inside front cover View more info

Image for The Life of Lord Viscount Nelson :Duke of Bronte, & c.

The Life of Lord Viscount Nelson :Duke of Bronte, & c.

By: Churchill T O ;

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Minet Publications: 1962

Seller ID: 44669


100pp, cloth, 8vo minor foxing on top edge View more info

Image for V. Osterberg :en stor leder og en stor bird i en lille by

V. Osterberg :en stor leder og en stor bird i en lille by

By: Jorgensen C TH. ;

Price: £15.70

Publisher: Horsens: 1964

Seller ID: 48945


Danish lang, 67pp, inc. many b/w illus, card, 8vo top corner bumped View more info

Image for Owen Stanley R.N 1811-1850 :Captain of the 'Rattlesnake'

Owen Stanley R.N 1811-1850 :Captain of the 'Rattlesnake'

By: Lubbock A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1968

Seller ID: 48933


298pp, inc. many illus, cloth, gilt decorations on cover & imprint on spine, 8vo ex lib with numerous stamps, corners frayed, top spine with 1cm tear on both sides View more info

Image for Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D - now first published from the original manuscript :

Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D - now first published from the original manuscript :

By: Pottle, Frederick A. ;(et al)

Price: £10.70

Publisher: William Heinemann: 1936

Seller ID: 37148


Octavo, red cloth covers, sun faded and small bleached patch at bottom front, title and publisher impressed in gilt on the spine, no dust jacket, v.g. Minor shelf wear, ink inscription to ffep, slight foxing to the endpapers only. Internally clean with sound binding. Pp.xviii + 435 inc. line sketch + fold-out map and 4 b&w plates. The original manuscript of Boswell's Tour was discovered only in the 1930s and this volume is the first publication from the manuscript itself... View more info

Image for Jocelin of Brakelond :The life of a monk and chronicler of the great abbey of St Edmund

Jocelin of Brakelond :The life of a monk and chronicler of the great abbey of St Edmund

By: Scarfe, Norman ;

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Gracewing: 1997

Seller ID: 53214


48pp, inc. b/w figs, laminated card, 8vo new View more info