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Das Erste Jartausend Der Schachlitteratur (850-1880). LIMITED EDITION Facsimile. With an Introduction by Dale A. Brandreth and a Postscript and Errata by Egbert Meissenburg.

By: A. Van Der Linde

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Yorklyn, DE, USA, Caissa Limited Editions,: 1979

Edition: Facsimile Limited Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 114144


Number 130 of 700 copies ONLY. With an Introduction by Dale A. Brandreth and a Postscript and Errata by Egbert Meissenburg. FINE Royal Blue cloth-covered boards with Bright Gilt titling and bright gilt logo to the front cover, and bright gilt titling to the spine. Page fore-edges are clean white and crisp and Internally there are NO Inscriptions or Marks. (8pp) + 112pp + (4pp) . Introduction and Preamble in English, French and German. The Postscript and Errata are in Eng... View more info

Fiction Sequels for Readers, 10 to 16 An Annotated Bibliography of Books in Succession

By: Anderson, Vicki

Price: £5.50

Publisher: London, McFarland & Co Inc: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 47781


In the original publisher's glossy lettered card covers. No dustjacket as issued. Ex- Reference Library with minimal library markings. Protected in the usual clear plastic library jacket. (vii) + 150 pp. Overall despite its status as an Ex-Lib copy this is an Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright copy. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Oxford Library of Words and Phrases. Volume 1 ONLY: 'QUOTATIONS' Volume ONE Only

By: Anon

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Oxford, OUP: 1990

Edition: 2nd Edition (reprint)

Seller ID: 7324


This is Volume ONE Only of a 3 volume set. : - "The Concise Oxford Dictionary of QUOTATIONS". V GOOD {EX REFERENCE LIBRARY with MINIMAL STAMPS/ MARKS } Quarter Leather spine (rexine? ) with red cloth boards and bright gilt titling on the 'leather' spine. No Slipcase. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

World Labour Report (Vol. 1)

By: Anon

Price: £10.89

Publisher: Washington, DC, U.S.A., International Labour Office: 1986

Seller ID: 48906


Illustrated Hard Back No DJ. Very Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library Usual Stamps Marks. Emplyment, incomes, social protection, new information technology; 48906 View more info

World Labour Report (Vol. 2)

By: Anon

Price: £10.89

Publisher: Switzerland, International Labour Office: 1985

Seller ID: 48907


Illustrated Hard Back No DJ. Very Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library Usual Stamps Marks. Labour relations,international labour standards, training, conditions of work, women at work; 48907 View more info

World Labour Report No. 3 : Incomes from Work: Between Equity and Efficiency

By: Anon

Price: £10.89

Publisher: Washington, DC, U.S.A., International Labour Office: 1987

Seller ID: 48908


Illustrated Hard Back No DJ. Very Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library Usual Stamps Marks.; 48908 View more info

Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church According to the Use of the Church of England Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David ...

By: Anon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 1997

Edition: Gift Edition

Seller ID: 107535


...Pointed as They are to be Sung or Said in Churches; and the Form and Manner of making, ordaining, and consecrating of bishops, priests, and deacons. No date, gift inscription in biro on front free endpaper dated 2001. As new in original card slip wrapper (cover illustration - the Church of St Peter and St Paul, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, photo by Paul Brown) Apart from the biro presentation, the book is AS NEW. Clean imitation white leather covers with bright silver... View more info

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales, Adapted to the New Poor Law, Franchise, Municipal, and Ecclesiastical Arrangements, and Compiled with a Special Reference to the Lines of Railroad and Canal Communication...(volume 1)

By: Anon

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Glasgow, A FULLARTON & CO ND (?1866): (?1866)

Seller ID: 107776


Title continues...as Existing at the Close of the year 1839 illustrated by a series of maps, forming a complete county atlas of England. Volume 1 only. A - G (ri) only. Leather covered boards with decorative edges, few small spots to front cover, light scrape to rear cover. Corners lightly bumped. Title label missing, blind stamp titling to spine. Includes articles in introduction on English and Welsh languages etc. Black and white frontispiece of 'London from theTower o... View more info

The Oxford Library of Words and Phrases. Volume 2 ONLY. 'Proverbs' Volume TWO ONLY

By: Anon

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Oxford, OUP: 1990

Edition: 2nd Edition (reprint)

Seller ID: 108679


Volume TWO only (of a 3 volume set). "The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs". V GOOD {EX REFERENCE LIBRARY with MINIMAL STAMPS/ MARKS } or the 2 Vols - 'Quotations' and 'Proverbs' for £5.00. Leather spine (rexine? ) bright gilt titling with red cloth boards. No Slipcase. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Official Year-Book of the Church of England 1945 . Abridged War-Time Issue

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Church Assembly: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111057


Decorated/blue lettered card covers. In the original publisher's red lettered dustjacket which is not price-clipped but does have some very light smudging to the covers. The page fore-edges are lightly tanned with light foxing (brown) spots and a couple of page corners are slightly creased. There are NO Inscriptions or other Marks. (xxiv) + 260 pp. List Of Organisations; A List Of Corrigenda. Overall, this is an Excellent, Clean, Tight and Bright 'Very Good' copy. "A... View more info

The Library Assistant. a Partial ‘run’ of Bound Volumes from Volume.3 (III) October 1901 to Volume LXIV ( 64) 1971 - Lacks Nos Volumes 1,2, - o/w Complete from 1901 - 1971. The Official Journal of the Association of Assistant Librarians

By: Anon (edited by F Seymour Smith - Etc Al)

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, The Association of Assistant Librarians: 1901-1971

Edition: 1st Editions

Seller ID: 47773


62 Volumes complete running from 1901-1971. All 8vo (except the last 3 Volumes - 62/63/64, which are near 4to size) , but with varying widths, the earlier ones are ‘fatter’! All uniformly bound in Dark Bluish/Black Half Leather/blue cloth with bright gilt lettering/titling to the spine. Volumes 7 and 8-9 have quite a lot of rubbing/chafing to the spine, with one spine re-glued - all the rest are near VG. An Ex- REFERENCE library label (each with a 'Discard' stamp) on... View more info

Our Conservative and Unionist Statesmen. 2 Volume Set Complete.

By: Anon (Photographs)

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Newman, Graham & Co: (1905)

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 112098


No date but from internal evidence this was published circa 1905 or just after. Burgundy Red bevelled edged thick morocco leather covers with gilt titling and crown decoration to the front covers and the Royal Coat of Arms in bright gilt to the rear covers. Gilt decorated inner dentelles. All Edges Gilt. The leather is a bit marked/rubbed and the edges/extremities have some scuffing/chipping - particularly the corners which in some cases are through to the boards - but t... View more info

Nine Years Work; a Review of the Legislation and Administration of the Conservative and Unionist Government 1895-1904

By: ANON (The Conservative Central Office)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Conservative Central Office: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000404


Good to Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo. Blue cloth bound boards, (grubby) gilt titling to spine and to front board. e/p's foxing.192 pp. Index. Contents include foreign affairs, imperial affairs, imperial defence, local government, education, finance, scotland, ireland, london, labour, agriculture, law reform, post office and public works.; 000404; 8vo View more info

The Royal Military Chronicle or British Officer's Monthly Register and Mentor, Volume V (5) BOUND with ' the Life of Peter the Great, Emperor of Russia ....' & 'The History of the Revolution in Portugal, in the Year 1640; or an Account Of....' This Volume 5 Covering December 1812 - April 1813.

By: Anon (Various)

Price: £600.00

Publisher: London, J. Davis, Essex Street, Strand: 1812/13

Edition: 1st Edition (Plus.... see description)

Seller ID: 112801


In contemporary (1800s) Half-Leather with gilt titling/banding/small decorations and marbled paper boards. Quite an attractive book, but scruffy and with damage/some loss to the leather. The boards (and the leather) are worn and badly scuffed to all 4 corners, with loss to the leather, and the spine edges have split on the top and bottom edges and are cracking all up the sides. Some small loss there and to the head/tail of the spine and to the rear inner edges. There is ... View more info

The Royal Military Chronicle or British Officer's Monthly Register & Mentor, Volume IV (4). BOUND with 'the Life of Charles XII. King of Sweden". Translated from the French. & Now Published with Additions & Corrections.' This Vol 4 Covers May-November 181

By: Anon (Various)

Price: £500.00

Publisher: London, J. Davis, Essex Street, Strand: 1812

Edition: 1st Edition (Plus.... see description)

Seller ID: 112873


In contemporary (1800s) Half-Leather and marbled paper boards. Lacking two thirds of the spine leather. NO Title Label. Scruffy and with damage/some loss to the leather. The boards (and the leather) are worn and badly scuffed to all 4 corners, with loss to the leather. However ALL hinges holding tight and the book is holding tight. The page fore-edges are age-toned and have some light staining. The book, as is the other I have listed (Volume 5) , is a slightly odd collat... View more info