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Betty's Trip to Byrnieland

By: Anon

Price: £16.00

Publisher: None Given: N.D.

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 000013

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Paper Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket. Early Edition. 4to (slim booklet). Presumably an ELF TALE. Covers are illustrated in full colour. Black/white and colour illustrations inside book. Pages browning. Front cover slightly sunned. Charming Juvenile. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

Welsh Sketches. Third Series

By: ANON

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, James Darling: 1853

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 000029

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Original blind stamped cloth bound boards with gilt titling and price (1/-) to front board. Spine creased/crumpled. Edges slightly scuffed. Front and rear inner paper hinges splitting. 1853. Name/Writing on half-title and first page. 192 pp. Contents cover Edward the Black Prince, Owen Glyndwr- Prince of Wales, Mediaeval Bardism and The Welsh Church. Overall very clean and tight. ; 000029; 8vo View more info

32 Views of Bristol and District

By: Anon

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Callcut and Beavis:

Seller ID: 000119


Very Good/Near Fine. Early Edition. 8vo Oblong. no date circa 1890. 2pp roughly opened, offsetting a little of the blank borders. Rusty staples. Lots of great period printed photographs of the area and surrounding district. Includes photographs of Weston Super Mare, Clevedon, Bath, Clifton Suspension Bridge, Cheddar and Glastonbury Abbey. Red cloth bound boards with gilt decorative titling.; 000119 View more info

Picture Show Annual

By: Anon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: USA, Fleetway Publications Ltd: 1959

Seller ID: 000121


Near Fine. Early Edition. 4to. Knocked corners of boards. Light spots on cloth of spine otherwise VERY GOOD. Paper bound boards with photograph of Doris Day and Richard Widmark in Tunnel of Love in full colour. Frontispiece is photograph of Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon in Some Like it Hot. Includes SIGNED PRINTED PHOTOS of MAJOR/MINOR STARS of the decade. Profusely illustrated.; 000121 View more info

Picture Show Annual 1958. For People Who go to the Pictures

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press: 1957/8

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 000134

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


No Jacket. Early Edition. 4to. Pictorial boards, knocked corners otherwise VERY GOOD. Facsimile 'signed' printed photographs of the major/minor stars of the period. Front covers pictures Audrey Hepburn and Mel Ferrer in a scene from War and Peace. Frontispiece - Deborah Kerr and Cary Grant in a scene from An Affair to Remember. Contains interesting information about the stars and their home lives, their latest films - with loads of 'clips', and plenty of lively gossip an... View more info

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Picture Show Annual 1959. For People Who Go to the Pictures

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press: 1958/9

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000136

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Pictorial Board Covers. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 4to. On front cover - Dirk Bogarde and Yoko Tani in 'The Wind Cannot Read'. Frontispiece - Danny Kaye and Pier Angeli with Angelina the Chimpanzee in 'Merry Andrew'. Includes facsimile signed prints of photographs of the stars of the time including Audrey Hepburn; Mel Ferrer; Danny Kaye; Pier Angeli; Debroah Kerr; Grace Kelly; Marlon Brando; Cary Grant; Marilyn Monroe. Contains interesting information about the ... View more info

Star T.V & Film Annual 1967

By: Anon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Odhams Books Ltd: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000137

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Pictorial Board Covers. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 4to. Roger Moore who was then the Saint before he was James Bond is pictured on the front cover. Includes an article about Peter Cook and Dudley Moore. Also an article about Cliff Richard. Profusely illustrated with photographs of the stars of the time. 86 pp.; 000137; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Woman's Weekly Dream Book

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press: (1940)

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 000229

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Early Edition. 8vo (slim booklet). Slim woman's weekly booklet containing lists of everyday dreams and their meanings. From ABANDON to ZOO. Covers have become detached from main body of book. Advertisements on inner covers and back cover. Rusty staples. No date, circa 1930/40. LOVELY PERIOD ITEM. Illustrated in black and white.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Woman's Weekly Luck Book

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press: (1940)

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 000230

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Soft Cover. No Jacket. Early Edition. 8vo (slim booklet). Slim woman's weekly booklet containing lists of everyday dreams and their meanings. . Advertisements on inner covers and back cover. Rusty staples. No date, circa 1930/40. LOVELY PERIOD ITEM. Illustrated in black and white. A collection of superstitions, signs of good and bad fortune that will intrigue you. The Gypsies say - these old romany superstitions are bound to come true. Subjects discussed in this booklet ... View more info

Y Cymmrodor. The Magazine of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion (vol XXXIX)

By: ANON

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The Society: 1928

Seller ID: 000265


Card Cover. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo. volume 39. Contents include; The castle of Ewloe and the Welsh Castle plan by W Hemp, Early Celtic Missionaries by Rev Hartwell Jones, A North Cardiganshire Woollen Yarn Factory - its history, machinery, trade and rural associations with a note on a family of Montgomeryshire Millwrights by Iorwerth Peate, Legal references,m terms and conceptions in the Mabinogion by T Ellis etc., etc., Illustrated in black and ... View more info

The Episcopal Registers of St David's 1397 - 1518 (3 volumes)

By: ANON

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000301

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


No Jacket. First Edition. Small 4to. Cymmrodorion Record Series. From the original registers, in the Diocesan registry of Carmarthen with a translation and a general index by R F Isaacson formerly of the Public Record Office. Red cloth bound boards with blind stamps on front boards and gilt titling to spine. Spines are patchily faded but all three are similarly affected. OTHERWISE VERY GOOD++ COPIES. Very lightly mottling to page edges.; Cymmrodorion Record Series; Small... View more info

Photography Simplified

By: Anon

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company, Ltd: 1920

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000305

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Pictorial Card Covers. Very Good/No Jacket. Reprint. 8vo. With frontispiece and 63 illustrations. 152 pp. INTERNALLY VERY CLEAN AND BRIGHT.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Moslem Lands . Africa and the East Series

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Church Missionary Society: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000328

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Card Cover. Good+/No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo. Foxing mainly to e/p's and page edges. 75 pp. Illustrated with black/white photographs.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Gardening

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co Ltd.: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000329

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Soft Cover. Good+/No Jacket. First Edn. 8vo (slim booklet). Lovely period item. Obviously cheap item for the 'masses' that were produced but it is well illustrated in black and white. Shows equipment as well as plants etc. Adverts for gardening equipment at front and rear of book. Small tear of inner spine at back of book. Red cloth covers with black titling and vignette on front cover. index. Containing practical instructions for the amateur gardener. Pages browning wit... View more info

RUSSIAN REVIEW

By: Anon

Price: £7.95

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 1945

Seller ID: 000423


Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo Slim. Name/Writing on e/p. A few tears/chips to card covers. Contens include; Moscow - winter, the land question and the 1917 revolution, Russian farming, the making of an Anglo-Russian alliance, conversations, church and people in Russia, the Organization of Scientific Work in the Soviet Union etc. ,143 pp. Contributors include Paul Winterton. Victor Frank, E Steinberg, Lev Slavin and others.; 000423 View more info

The Book Window Volume VI No 3 Spring 1941

By: Anon

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Slough, W H Smith and Son: 1941

Seller ID: 000528


Paper Wraps. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo (slim booklet). War issue various advertisments. War magazines. Inside front cover is a full page advertisement 'Dig for Victory' encouraging people to grow their own vegetables. Advertisement for W H Smith on back cover. Listings of numerous books of the period which can be bought from W H Smith. Contents of the books advertised include art and drama, biography and reminiscences, economics, fiction, miscellaneous, natural hi... View more info

New Archaeological Finds in China (II) More Discoveries During the Cultural Revolution.

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Peking, Foreign Languages Press: 1978

Seller ID: 000541


Paper Back. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo. Spine splitting. Covers grubby. 129 pp. Chronology of Chinese history. Illustrated in colour and black/white. Contents include; Panlungcheng, the ramains of a Shang City, tombs with Sacrificial Slaves, Early Western Chou Dynasty, Mining site of the Spring and Autumn and Warring States Periods, Paintings on silk from a Chu Tomb of the Warring States Period found in Changsha etc., INTERNALLY CLEAN AND BRIGHT. Inc... View more info

Long Life, and How to Reach it.

By: Anon

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co Ltd.:

Seller ID: 000686

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


No date, circa 1880/90. Tan cloth bound boards with embossed decorations. Corners slightly bumped. Adverts on e/p's, browning. 160 pp. Illustrated title page. Light foxing to page edges. Quaint advice on healthy living - Pure air and how to breathe it, Baths and how to take them.. Covers Heat & Cold, Causes of Disease, Exercise, Sleep, Mental Power, Pure Air, Bathing and more.; 000686 View more info

Galeries Lafayette Ltd

By: Anon

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, Galeries Lafayette Ltd:

Seller ID: 000710

Condition: Very Good+


lovely 1920's catalogue. Front cover illustrates two ladies in 'the latest style of coats.' Drawings of women in designs, 'the most up to date and inexpensive in the world.' Order form. Illustrations of jewellery, flowers and ribbons, Hats, slips, petticoats, knickers, nightdresses, handbags, perfumery, brushes,stockings, gloves,tablecloths, curtains, ornaments, shoes and more. 33 pp. A LOVELY PIECE OF HISTORY.; 000710; 4to View more info

Sammy the Clown Painting Book

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Seller ID: 000982

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


No date, circa 1915/20. Lovely dolls tea party, golly and toys bath day etc., some colouring, suprisingly!!!; 000982; 8vo Oblong View more info