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Hand-Painted Wooden Crest (In the original velvet-lined box)

By: 19th Century French Marriage Crest - Hainaut ?

Price: £100.00

Publisher: France (c. 1875 ) 0:

Seller ID: 44406


A well carved plaque depicting two family's crests (Possibly a marriage gift?). The plaque measures 16cm x 16cm (6.5" x 6.5"). Contained within a purpose-made wooden box, with metal mounts 20.5cm x 20.5cm (8" x 8"). The velvet lining has been replaced at some time in the past. View more info

Estimating: A Method of Pricing Builders Quantities for Competitive Work.

By: A PRACTICAL ESTIMATOR. [George Stephenson].

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: B.T.Batsford, 1883.:

Seller ID: 33740


1st ed. Pp.8/168, owners name and date to inside front board, pencil notations to rear endpaper. Blue cloth, gilt title to front and spine, edges rubbed. G+. View more info

Chance: A Guide to Gambling, Love, the Stock Market & Just about Everything Else.

By: ACZEL, Amir D.:

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London: High Stakes, 2005.:

Seller ID: 29628


1st ed. "In 'Chance', celebrated mathematician Amir D. Aczel turns his sights on probability theory - the branch of mathematics that measures the likelihood of a random event." Pp. 13/161. Black cloth, illustrated d/w. F/VG. View more info

About Anglia '75.

By: ANGLIA TV.:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Ipswich: The Boydell Press. 1974.:

Seller ID: 17792


1st ed. "It is doubtful if there will ever be another international invention that will cause such a large impact on the lives of almost everyone, on both sides of the screen, as television has during the last couple of decades". Includes early photos of Judy Finnegan of 'Richard and Judy' fame. Pp 127. Many b/w and colour illustrations. P/b. Slight crease to cover. Illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The School of Manners or Rules for Children's Behaviour: At Church ,at Home, at Table, in Company, in Discourse, at School,abroad, and among Boys..

By: ANON.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:V & A, 1983. 0905209362:

Seller ID: 11343


Facsimile reprint of 1701 edition of a late 'courtesy book'. The 1701 edition used was originally unillustrated but this book contains selected pictures from a variety of sources inserted into the text. 14cms x 8cms. Pp.64,facsimile printing and woodcuts, owner's name to front free endpaper. Blue cloth, illustrated d/w. VG/VG. View more info

Bombardier. A Dream with International Reach (1942-1992).

By: ANON.:

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Quebec: Bombardier Inc., 1992.:

Seller ID: 17659


1st ed. "... both a tribute to Joseph Armand Bombardier, who had a dream and succeeded in making it come true, and an account of our company's technical, industrial and commercial achievements over the last 50 years." 31cms. x 23.5cms. Pp. 143, 12 colour & 103 b/w illustrations. Grey cloth, d/w. VG/VG. View more info

Prayers of Henry VII. Book of Days.

By: ANON.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Shrewsbury: Chatsworth Library, nd.:

Seller ID: 27758


nd. "... is based upon the actual prayer book given by Henry VII of England to his daughter, Queen Margaret of Scotland .." 15.5cms. x 11cms. Unpaginated, 31 illuminated pages, patterned endpapers. Illustrated laminated boards. VG. View more info

A Collector's History of Fans.

By: ARMSTRONG, Nancy.:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London; Studio Vista, 1974.:

Seller ID: 30091


1st ed. "In this, the first book to appear in English on fans for 50 years, Nancy Armstrong documents the long and fascinating history of the fan, in addition to providing a guide to fans available to the collector today." 25cms x 19.5cms. Pp. 208. 110 b/w and 16 colours illustrations. Blue cloth, d/w has slight sunning to spine and top edges. VG/G+ View more info

Britain - What of Thy Future? A Booklet to Encourage People to Consider their Future over the next Thirty-five Years.

By: ARMSTRONG, Noel.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1965.:

Seller ID: 27648


Pp 19. P/b, slight sunning to covers. G+. View more info

Let's Make Britain Great Again.

By: ARMSTRONG, Noel.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: nd. (c.1960's).:

Seller ID: 27649


An address given to the sixth forms of the Hewett School. Pp 20. P/b. G+. View more info

Man and Environment. Crisis and the Strategy of Choice.

By: ARVILL Robert.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Middx. Pelican Original, Penguin, 1973.:

Seller ID: 5606


3rd ed. "One of the most practical and realistic contributions towards the solution of our crushing world problems". Pp. 376/7 (ads)., 29 figures and tables. Slight toning to pages. P/b. Illustd. cover G+. View more info

Personnel Management.

By: ATTWOOD, Margaret.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Pan Books. 1987.:

Seller ID: 21628


1st ed. "For executives who want to acquire essential new management skills to develop their careers". Pp 166, toning to pages. P/b. G+. View more info

Handbook of Saw-Mill and Wood Converting Machinery with Notes on Construction, Speeds, etc.

By: BALE, M. Powis.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London: William Rider & Son Ltd, 1899. 0:

Seller ID: 38879


Rider's Technical Series. Pp.4(ads for Sagars of Halifax wood working machinery/viii/144, 19(ads for other publications), advertisement pages browned but actual book text is bright and clean, front free endpaper is almost loose and has small edge losses. Dark green cloth with brown decoration and bright gilt title to front, title to spine dull. Scarce. G+. View more info

I Remember. An arrangement for many voices. Drawings by Jane Dickins.

By: BARR, Pat.:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London: Macmillan, 1970.:

Seller ID: 12172


1st ed. A tapestry of memories from the late Victorian and Edwardian eras drawn from the childhood reminiscences of a hundred people from all over the country. Pp. 152, b/w line drawings to chapter headings. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine, illustd. d/w with clear protective wraps, price clipped. VG/G. View more info

Test your own Aptitude. How to find your true job potential.

By: BARRETT, James, & WILLIAMS, Geoffrey.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Futura Publications Ltd., 1980.:

Seller ID: 6342


1st ed. "A self-help guide designed for everyone who wants a successful career." Pp. 122/1 (ad). Diagrams throughout. Toning to pages. P/b. Illustd. cover. G+. View more info

The Weekend Calender.

By: BARRY, Gerald. (ed).:

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London: Geoffrey Bles, 1932.:

Seller ID: 20590


1st ed. " An Anthology of articles published in the Weekend Review. Pp.319, 2 b/w illustrations. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. VG. View more info

Caravan Crazy. Twenty-five years of Caravanning.

By: BARTHOLOMEW, K.G.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Bradfield St. George, Suffolk: K.G. Bartholomew, 1967. 0:

Seller ID: 23724


1st ed. "This is an account, in conversational style, of more than twenty-five years of caravanning." Pp. 219, a few spots to closed page edges not affecting text. Brown cloth, illustrated dustwrapper has edge tears and small losses. G+/G. View more info

Superstitious? Here's Why.

By: BATCHELOR, Julie Forsyth and DE LYS, Claudia.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: May Fair Books. 1969.:

Seller ID: 27836


"The stories behind superstitions - some of them going back thousands of years - make fascinating reading". Pp 126, toning to pages, some b/w illustrations. P/b, scuffing and creasing to spine, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The Everyday Book.

By: BATCHELOR, Mary.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tring: Lion Publishing, 1982.:

Seller ID: 20914


1st ed. A unique collection - 366 stories, themes and quotations, making every day of the year special. Pp. 384, inscrip. to fep. Black cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w has sunning to spine. G+/G+. View more info

The Lion Easter Book.

By: BATCHELOR, Mary.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Oxford: Lion Publishing. 1989.:

Seller ID: 24416


"Stories and carols, special foods, cards and presents to make......Retells the 2000 year-old storie - with stories of changed lives and new hope today". 24cms x 17.5cms. Pp 61, many colour illustrations. P/b. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info