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POW - Behind Canadian Barbed Wire. Alien, Refugee and Prisoner of War Camps in Canada 1914-1946.

By: CARTER, David J.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Elkwater: Eagle Butte Press Co.Ltd, 1998. 096841110X:

Seller ID: 43121

ISBN: 096841110X


Originally published in 1980. Pp.253, 12 pages of black & white photographs, signed by the author to title page. Paperback with minor edge wear. Scarce. VG. View more info

The Rise of our East African Empire. Early Efforts In Nyasaland And Uganda. By Captain F. D. Lugard, D.S.O.... With 130 Illustrations from drawings and photographs under the personal superintendence of the author, Also 14 specially prepared maps...

By: LUGARD, F. D. [ Frederick Dealtry Lugard, Baron 1858-1945 ] .

Price: £200.00

Publisher: Edinburgh And London : William Blackwood and Sons, MDCCCXCIII [1893] . 0:

Seller ID: 45257


A very good two volume set. First edition. 8vo. 9.0" x 6.25" x 1.75" . Vol. I. : Early Efforts In Nyasaland And Uganda, [20pp.]/pp.563/pp.32 (Catalogue of... Publications) + 29 full-page plates and 3 coloured maps. One in the front pocket, and two bound in the book (missing the map from the rear pocket - 'Road Chart showing routes of Capt. Lugard...' ) . Vol. II. : Early Efforts In Nyasaland And Uganda, pp.10/pp.682 + 25 full-page plates and 5 coloured maps. Publisher's original red, gilt and black-titled cloth with vignette on front boards.Inevitable edge and corner wear. Spines ... View more info

Science And Civilisation In China. By Joseph Needham with the collaboration of Lu Gwei-Djen. Volume 5 Chemistry And Chemical Technology Part II : Spagyrical Discovery And Invention: Magisteries Of Gold And Immortality .

By: NEEDHAM, Joseph 1900-1995 / GWEI-DJEN, Lu .

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1974 . 0:

Seller ID: 44104


First edition. A very good original binding with the original dustwrapper. 4to. 10.0" x 7.75" x 1.5" . pp.32/pp.510 with 41 illustrations, and 12 tables within the text. Blue and white illustrated dustwrapper: "The Taoist Genii..." , with light edgewear, now protected by a removeable clear plastic cover. Boards with similar design in black & white, edges lightly rubbed. Black cloth spine with bright gilt titles. Original grey endpapers. Clean throughout with no marks or blemishes. A very good copy of this scarce publication. VG/VG . ** "Noel Joseph Terence Montgomer... View more info

Joseph Needham Science And Civilisation In China. Volume 5 Chemistry And Chemical Technology Part I : Paper And Printing By Tsien Tsuen-Hsuin .

By: NEEDHAM, Joseph 1900-1995 / TSUEN-HSUIN, Tsien .

Price: £110.00

Publisher: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1985 . 0:

Seller ID: 44105


First edition. A very good original binding with the original dustwrapper. 4to. 10.0" x 7.75" x 1.25" . pp.25/[1p.]/pp.485 with 182 illustrations within the text. Blue and white illustrated dustwrapper: "The Taoist Genii..." , with light edgewear, now protected by a removeable clear plastic cover. Boards with similar design in black & white, edges lightly rubbed. Black cloth spine with bright gilt titles. Original grey endpapers. Clean throughout with no marks or blemishes. A very good copy of this scarce publication. VG/VG . ** "Noel Joseph Terence Montgomery Needh... View more info

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Science And Civilisation In China By Joseph Needham, With the research assistance of Wang Ling. Volume 3 Mathematics And The Sciences Of The Heavens And The Earth .

By: NEEDHAM, Joseph 1900-1995 . LING, Wang .

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Cambridge: At The University Press, 1959 . 0:

Seller ID: 44095


First edition. A very good original binding with the original dustwrapper. 4to. 10.0" x 7.75" x 2.5" . pp.47/[1p.]/pp.877 with 226 illustrations and 19 tables within the text. Blue and white illustrated dustwrapper: "The Taoist Genii..." , with light edgewear, now protected by a removeable clear plastic cover. Boards with similar design in black & white, edges lightly rubbed. Black cloth spine with bright gilt titles. Original grey endpapers. Old tape marks to verso of the front board. Clean throughout with no other marks or blemishes. A very good copy of this scarce publication. VG/VG . *... View more info