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Creative Colour. A Practical Guide For Oil Painters

By: Blake Wendon

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Sir Issac Pitman & Sons: 1976

Edition: 1976 Third Edition

Seller ID: 40794

ISBN: 082301035X

Condition: 175pp,owner's signature on f.e.p., sunning to bottom edge of boards, VG+ in VG dw

A study of how to choose, mix and apply colour, for any kind of painting. View more info

A Retailer's Guide To Glass And Pottery

By: Blakemore Kenneth

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Butterworths: 1984

Edition: 1984 First Edition

Seller ID: 49700

ISBN: 0408012196

Condition: 194pp, Fine in Fine dw.

The book covers the steps in the making of glass and pottery in the modern factory. The different forms of decoration, what is involved in creating them and their important influence on the end price are described. View more info

A Retailer's Guide To Glass And Pottery

By: Blakemore Kenneth

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Butterworths: 1984

Edition: 1984 First Edition

Seller ID: 49699

ISBN: 0408012196

Condition: 194pp, Fine in Fine dw. Authors Signature on Front endpaper.

The book covers the steps in the making of glass and pottery in the modern factory. The different forms of decoration, what is involved in creating them and their important influence on the end price are described. View more info

Bacon's Essays

By: Blakeney E.H. [Editor]

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son Ltd:

Edition: No Date

Seller ID: 53521

Condition: 373pp, foxing to endpapers, slight darkening to spine, VG

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Operation Raleigh. Adventure Challenge

By: Blashford-Snell John & Tweedy Ann

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Collins: 1988

Edition: 1988 First Edition

Seller ID: 31054

Condition: 196pp, softback, fading to spine, otherwise Fine, signed by John Blashford-Snell.

Authors describe trials and tribulations of the project and the sheer excitement. View more info

The Streets O'Dublin - A Personal Guide To The Game Of Bridge

By: Bleasdale Winefride

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Minerva Press: 1995

Edition: 1995 First Edition

Seller ID: 42299

ISBN: 1858634245

Condition: 103pp, paperback, VG. A scarce title.Fine a very rare copy.

In The Streets O'Dublin, both novice and more experienced players alike are gently guided along the mysterious paths of the game of Bridge, learning how to avoid some of the more serious obstacles and pitfalls. View more info

The Young Officer's Guide To Knowledge

By: Blomfield Captain C. G. Massie

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Harrison & Sons: 1917

Edition: 1917 Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 54726

Condition: 56pp, owner's signature, some gold lettering on front board dull, small crack in front endpaper, VG

Covers Company Training, A Certificate, The Pay Office, Night Operations etc., View more info

Cezanne And The Post-Impressionists

By: Bloomsbury

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury Books: 1989

Edition: 1989 rep

Seller ID: 47627

ISBN: 1870630122

Condition: 91pp, Fine in VG dw

A Bloomsbury Collection Of Modern Art Series. View more info

The Red-Spotted Handkerchief And Other Stories

By: Blyton Enid

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Brockhampton Press Ltd:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55588

Condition: 79pp, cream boards slightly marked and worn, red image on front board, internally clean and tight, pictorial endpapers, Good+ copy, no dustwrapper

Pictured by Kathleen Gell. Lovely copy of this now scarce Enid Blyton title. View more info

The Castle Of Adventure

By: Blyton Enid

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Macmillan & Co: 1946

Edition: 1946 First Edition

Seller ID: 49206

Condition: 319pp, inscription, slack copy with tear down one side of spine, Poor, no dustwrapper

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Five Get Into Trouble

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1950

Edition: 1950 Reprint

Seller ID: 36772

Condition: 190pp, frontispiece illustration missing, internally clean and tidy, red cloth boards, VG- without dustwrapper

A children's novel. View more info

Casaren Und Apostel - Beitrage Zur Geistesgeschichte Der Menschheit

By: Bock Emil

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Urachhaus: 1978

Edition: 1978 First Edition

Seller ID: 36566

ISBN: 3878382278

Condition: 372pp, VG+ in near VG dw

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By: Bolten J & Rempt H. Bolten

Price: £14.00

Publisher: BCA: 1977

Edition: 1977 First Edition

Seller ID: 49631

Condition: 207pp, crease to rear endpaper, VG+ in VG+ dw

In this study of Rembrandt, the Dutch art historians Henriette and Japp Bolten have portrayed him as both a man and an artist. View more info

Herbs. A Complete Guide To Their Cultivation And Use.

By: Bonar Ann

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Guild Publishing: 1986

Edition: 1986 rep

Seller ID: 51010

ISBN: 0600306194

Condition: 144pp, Fine in Fine dw

In this book Ann Bonar unfolds the many and varied uses of herbs both past and present. Not only in culinary arts but also for their cosmetic, domestic, antiseptic and aromatic properties. View more info

Tiny's Natural History In Words Of Four Letters.

By: Bond A.L.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: George Routledge & Sons:

Edition: No Date Circa 1882

Seller ID: 50467

Condition: inscription, Decorative spine and front board, A Lovely copy VG

With seventy six illustrations. View more info

The Encyclopedia Of Land Warfare In The 20th Century.

By: Bonds Ray (Editor)

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Purnell Book Services, Book Club Edition: 1976

Edition: 1976 reprint

Seller ID: 53638

Condition: 248pp, Good+ in Good+ dw

A comprehensive guide to armoured fighting vehicles and weapons. View more info

Landfall At Sunset

By: Bone David

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Gerald Duckworth & Co: 1955

Edition: 1955 First Edition

Seller ID: 49802

Condition: 223pp, owner's signature, annotation to inside flap of dw, VG+ in VG dw

Subtitled "The Life Of A Contented Sailor", this is the autobiography of a famous ship-master, now retired after sailing happily under the Red Ensign for over fifty years. View more info

St Augustine Of Hippo. Life And Controversies.

By: Bonner Gerald

Price: £12.00

Publisher: SCM Press Ltd: 1963

Edition: 1963 First Edition

Seller ID: 58592

Condition: 428pp, owner's signature, VG in VG dw

Mr. Bonner serves the needs of the student of theology or history, who will finds here full references both to the original sources and to the more important modern studies. View more info

Modern Australian Painting 1960-1970

By: Bonython Kym

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Rigby Ltd.,: 1970

Edition: 1970 First Edition

Seller ID: 39784

Condition: 87pp, Fine in VG dw

Complete with biographical notes and index. View more info

The Hiding Place. In My Father's House. Tramp For The Lord

By: Boom Corrie Ten

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1994

Edition: 1994 First Edition

Seller ID: 46595

ISBN: 0340630469

Condition: 573pp, paperback, VG clean copy

A Hodder Christian Paperback Omnibus combining the three stories. View more info

Battalion. A British Infantry Unit's Actions From El Alamein To The Elbe, 1942-1945,

By: Borthwick Alastair

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Baton Wicks: 1994

Edition: 1994 rep

Seller ID: 51355

ISBN: 1898573352

Condition: 303pp, paperback, Fine copy

Written at the end of the war, Battalion describes the experiences of a typical, battle-hardened infantry unit. The book is unique in that it captured the immediate memories and attitudes of troops emerging from nearly three years of continuous fighting. The planning and execution of their battles is succinctly described and the lot of the ordinary soldier is reflated with humour and immediacy. View more info

Hieronymus Bosch

By: Bosman Anthony

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Blandford Press: 1963

Edition: 1963 First Edition

Seller ID: 36327

Condition: 90pp, paperback, owner's signature, some annotation in text, G+.

A Blandford Art Series book on Bosch. View more info

The Life Of Samuel Johnson.

By: Boswell James

Price: £2.00

Publisher: George Routledge & Sons: 1895

Edition: 1895 Edition

Seller ID: 45286

Condition: 526pp, owner's signature, very light foxing to a few pages, cracked front hinge, VG-

A series of his epistolary correspondence and conversations with many eminent persons and various original pieces of his composition. View more info

The Life Of Samuel Johnson

By: Boswell James: Canning John (Editor)

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Softback Preview: 1996

Edition: 1996 rep

Seller ID: 43018

ISBN: 0413634809

Condition: 366pp, paperback, VG

James Boswell - The Life Of Samuel Johnson View more info

20 Retratos Del General Jose Antonio Paez.

By: Boulton Alfredo

Price: £26.00

Publisher: Ediciones de la Presidencia de la Republica: 1972

Edition: 1972 First Edition

Seller ID: 49029

Condition: 104pp, Fine in VG dw with fading to spine and part of rear dw

Text in Spanish View more info

Heraldry. Historical And Popular.

By: Boutell Charles

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Winsor & Newton: 1863

Edition: 1863 First Edition

Seller ID: 44076

Condition: 427pp, some very slight foxing to endpapers, slight rubbing to spine, VG

This manual ventures to anticipate a welcome, inasmuch as it aspires to place before them, in a plain and simple form, whatever heraldic teaching they may require. An easy to read reference book. View more info

The Gardener's Diary - A Month By Month Guide To Your Gardening Year

By: Bowler Vivien (Editor)

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish Books: 1983

Edition: 1983 rep

Seller ID: 38714

Condition: 344pp, VG+ in VG+ dw

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Wellington. The Geodetic Giant.

By: Bowman Martin

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Airlife: 1998

Edition: 1998 rep

Seller ID: 51855

ISBN: 1840370068

Condition: 168pp, card covers, owner's signature, Fine

The Wellington was in fact one of the true war-winning aeroplanes. View more info

Remembering D-Day Personal Histories Of Everyday Heroes

By: Bowman Martin W.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Harper Collins: 2004

Edition: 2004 First Edition

Seller ID: 42945

Condition: 192pp, Fine in Fine dw

The story of D-Day is primarily told through the men on the ground, enabling you to get close to the thick of the action. View more info

Gauguin - Great Artists Collection - Volume 15

By: Bowness Alan

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Encyclopaedia Britannica: 1972

Edition: 1972 Revised Edition

Seller ID: 43394

Condition: 16pp + 48 Illustrations , Fine copy

Gauguin - Great Artists Collection - Volume 15 View more info

Fighter Pilots Of The RAF 1939-1945.

By: Bowyer Chaz

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Leo Cooper: 1984

Edition: 1984 First Edition

Seller ID: 51235

ISBN: 0850527864

Condition: 223pp, Fine in Fine dw

Twenty pilots whose experiences, achievements and characters he examines, few were household names. The book captures the indomitable spirit that inspired these young men to acts of great gallantry. Their contribution to the Allies' victory has never been in question but has seldom been better described. View more info

First Class Tests and How to Pass Them

By: Boy Scouts Association

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Brown, Son & Ferguson: 1946

Edition: 1946 rep

Seller ID: 51114

Condition: 64pp, paperback, stapled booklet, light sunning to spine area, VG-.

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Over 15. The Approved Scheme Of Training For The Older Boy. Boy Scouts.

By: Boy Scouts Association

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Boy Scouts Association: 1946

Edition: 1946 First Edition

Seller ID: 51113

Condition: 47pp, paperback, VG.

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The Leading Edge

By: Boyne Walter J.

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Macdonald Orbis: 1987

Edition: 1987 First Edition

Seller ID: 53956

ISBN: 0356143287

Condition: 231pp, Fine in Fine dw

The book presents a fascinating retrospective of the leading edges in aviation technology. View more info

BP Art Collection

By: BP Gallery

Price: £11.00

Publisher: BP Gallery: 1987

Edition: 1987 Edition

Seller ID: 44011

Condition: Colour illustrations, inscription, VG+ in VG- dw wth small tear to rear.

Book issued by the BP Gallery. View more info

Insects Life Cycles And The Seasons

By: Brackenbury John

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Blandford: 1995

Edition: 1995 First Edition

Seller ID: 31796

Condition: 192pp, softback, Fine.

Acclaimed and stunning photography accompanied by an entertaining and highly informative text. View more info

The International Encyclopedia Of Shooting

By: Brander Michael

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Peerage Books: 1972

Edition: 1972 First Edition

Seller ID: 38707

Condition: 352pp, inscription, VG in VG price clipped dw

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The Bridge. A Chapter in the History of Building

By: Brangwyn Frank

Price: £12.00

Publisher: John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd: 1926

Edition: 1926 First Edition

Seller ID: 63403

Condition: 249pp, original green cloth, top corners rounded, slight sunning to spine, internally very clean indeed, VG+.

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Grey Goose

By: Bratby Michael

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Geoffrey Bles: 19939

Edition: 1939 First Edition

Seller ID: 65753

Condition: 234pp, private bookplate, light foxing to endpapers, VG+ in VG+ dw

The book is about goose and duck shooting, includes useful information about the sport and tells of his own experiences in Norfolk and the Wash, in Westmorland and elsewhere. View more info

Through The Air. Adventures With Wild Fowl And Small-boat Sailing

By: Bratby Michael & Scott Peter

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Country Life: 1941

Edition: 1941 First Edition

Seller ID: 62375

Condition: 127pp, inscr, Good+ in Poor dw with piece missing to spine

Originally given on the air as broadcasts - some to children. View more info

The Story Of English Architecture

By: Braun Hugh

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1956

Edition: 1956 Second Impression

Seller ID: 54717

Condition: 200pp, owner's signature, foxing to endpapers, VG+ in VG price clipped dw

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The Fisherman's Handbook. Trout, Salmon and Sea Trout with notes on Coarse Fishing.

By: Brennand George

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Ward, Lock & Co Ltd: 1960

Edition: 1960 reprint

Seller ID: 67928

Condition: 288pp, light foxing to foreedges, VG in VG price clipped dw.

Numerous photographs and diagrams, 80 drawings by Colin Gibson. View more info

The Book Of Garden Improvemnets

By: Brett Walter

Price: £6.00

Publisher: C. Arthur Pearson:

Edition: No Date

Seller ID: 49744

Condition: 256pp, blind stamping to front board, VG+ copy

Over 1,000 ideas and plans for amateur gardeners. View more info

Krebs - Leukamie - Und Andere Scheinbar Unheilbare Krankheiten Mit Nasturlichen Mitteln Heilbar

By: Breub, Rudolf

Price: £2.00

Seller ID: 36525

Condition: 164pp, paperback, Fine copy

Aufzeichnungen aus tausenden Erfahrungan zum Whole der ganzen Menschheit auf Wunsch von vielen geheilten Patienten und auch auf Wunsch von guten Artzten View more info

Realistic Decoys - Carving, Texturing, Painting & Finishing

By: Bridenhagen Keith & Spielman Patrick

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Sterling Publishing: 1984

Edition: 1984 First Edition

Seller ID: 38773

Condition: 224pp, paperback, owner's stamp, small tea stain on one page, VG

Here is everything you need to know to produce decoys that are truly lifelike in shape, proportion, texture and colour. View more info

The Ginger Griffin

By: Bridge Ann

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1934

Edition: 1934 First Edition

Seller ID: 50366

Condition: 378pp, owner's signature crossed out, light foxing to endpapers, lean to book, slack, Good

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Tree Surgery. A Complete Guide.

By: Bridgeman P.H.

Price: £11.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1980

Edition: 1980 Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 49039

ISBN: 0715370502

Condition: 144pp, Fine in VG+ dw

A practical guide to tree surgery. View more info

Compassing the Vaste Globe of the Earth. Studies in the History of the Hakluyt Society 1846-1996. Hakluyt Society, Second Series, Volume 183.

By: Bridges R. C. & Hair P. E. H. [Editors]

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Hakluyt Society: 1996

Edition: 1996 First Edition

Seller ID: 67956

ISBN: 0904180441

Condition: xi, 336pp, 30 plates, Mint in Fine dw.

A special volume of essays to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Society, with a full listing and index of Hakluyt Society publications 1847-1995. Founded in 1846, the Hakluyt Society is a registered charity based in London, England, which seeks to advance knowledge and education by the publication of scholarly editions of primary records of voyages, travels and other geographical material. The Society is named after Richard Hakluyt (1552–1616), a collector and editor of narratives of voyages and travels. View more info

The Testament Of Beauty. A Poem In Four Books.

By: Bridges Robert

Price: £55.00

Publisher: The Clarendon Press: 1930

Edition: 1930

Seller ID: 58400

Condition: 175pp, marbled boards, signed dedication by Wilfrid Noyce on the front endpaper.

Robert Bridges - Poet Laureate. View more info

Shots Heard Around The World - An Ambassador's Hunting Adventures On Four Continents

By: Briggs Ellis

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1958

Edition: 1958 First Edition

Seller ID: 43446

Condition: 149pp, inscription, VG+ in VG price clipped dw with a few chips.

In this book of reminiscences, the gayest and most light-hearted of diplomatic memoirs, he recounts the adventures that have enlivened his off-duty moments in thirty years of service in fifteen countries. View more info