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Private Presses with Special Reference to Wales.

By: Williams, William

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, The London School of Printing: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113769

Condition: As New with no dust jacket

"with examples of woodcuts produced by the Gregynog press." Fine greyish card covers, title in black on the front cover. Sewn binding. NO Inscriptions NO marks. Clean, Tight and Bright. An Attractive title page in a brown border with a small vignette view of Hafod House, 16 pp. (12 pp text + 4 pp b/w Gregynog woodcuts with 6 illustrations by Blair Hughes Stanton; Agnes Miller-Parker; Horace Walter Bray and Robert Ashwin Maynard). Illustrated in b/w. Slight traces... View more info

America and Freedom . Being the Statements of President Wilson on the War

By: Wilson, Woodrow (President) & with A Preface by Viscount Grey

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin, Ltd. & the Athenaeum Literature Dept.: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111222

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

In the original publisher's grey card covers with black lettering to the spine and front cover. The former owners' name and date (21st Oct /17) are in old ink near the top right corner of the front cover. There are a few light marks and some wear to the head/tail of the spine but overall the covers are sound and tight. Paper uniformly browning with age, and lots of pencil underlining/pencil notes inside, which can be removed with patience. (xv) + 76 pp. Preface by Rt. Ho... View more info

From a Chair in the Sun The Life of Ethel Turner

By: Yarwood, A.T.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108689

ISBN: 0670837172

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket

Brown boards with bright white titling to the spine. In the original publisher's illustrated dustjacket. Dustjacket is Not price-clipped. Now protected in a clear plastic cover. First Edition with the correct number string - 10, 9, 8,7,6, 5,4,3,2,1. White endpapers printed with Ethel Turner Ex Libris book plate. The book may lack the half-title, there is a leaf missing - but I 'm not quite sure whether it was a half title or just a blank leaf? . Its loss is hardly notica... View more info

Susie Cooper . An Elegant Affair

By: Youds, Bryn & Earl Beesley

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112033

ISBN: 0500278881

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Laminated pictorial card covers. No dustjacket, as issued. There are some smudge/scratch marks to the covers and a tear to the bottom of the spine. There is a small brown mark to the title page, otherwise there are NO inscriptions or other marks. 80 pp. Illustrated with b/w and colour plates. Pattern Lists; Shapes; Back Stamps; Glossary; Acknowledgments. Overall, apart from the 'faults', as detailed above, this is a Tight and Secure, 'Very Good Plus' copy. "This book... View more info