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Fragrance, The Psychology and Biology of Perfume

Proceedings from the 2nd International Conference on the Psychology of Perfume
S Van Toller, and G H Dodd (editors)
Elsevier Applied Science, London, 1992
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Psychology | Hard Cover | First Editions

Parents Revolt

A Study of the Declining Birth-Rate in Acquisitive Societies
Richard Titmuss, and Kathleen Titmuss, preface by Beatrice Webb
Secker & Warburg, London, 1942
£10.00
Social Sciences | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Family Expenditure

A 1935 first edition, and a classic text of econometrics
R G D Allen, and A L Bowley
P S King & Son, London, 1935
£20.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Navigable Waterways

Tom Rolt's history of British waterways
L T C Rolt
Longmans, London, 1969
£10.00
Transport | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Thirty Years' Musical Recollections

1862. Two volumes complete, rebound in full leather by Potter & Son of York
Henry Fothergill Chorley
Hurst & Blackett, London, 1862
£100.00
Music | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Canoeing

William Bliss' classic about canoeing the inland waterways and rivers of England
William Bliss
Methuen, London, 1934
£22.00
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | First Editions

Maria Callas, The Lonely Myth (Signed copy)

Signed and dedicated by Carla Verga
Carla Verga
The Maria Callas International Club, Baarn, 2001
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Maria Callas | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Among the Covent Garden Stars

Behind the scenes memoirs from the Royal Opera House
Josephine O'Donnell, foreword by Sir Thomas Beecham
Stanley Paul, London, 1936
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Music | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Solar System Update

A series of writings on astronomical matters
Philippe Blondel, and John W Mason (editors)
Springer, Berlin, 2005
£20.00
Science & Technology | Hard Cover | First Editions

Three books about contralto Kathleen Ferrier

Biography, letters, diaries
Winifred Ferrier. Maurice Leonard & Christopher Fifield
Various, London & Woodbridge, n.d.
£12.00
Music | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Maria Callas, The Scala Years

includes a CD of her performances at La Scala
Vittoria Crespi Morbio, (editor) with Georges Pretre's Reminscences
Umberto Allemandi & Co, Turin, 2007
£30.00
Maria Callas | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Maria Callas and Swarovski

A superbly illustrated book of Maria Callas' stage jewellery
Rinaldo Albinesi
Silvana Editoriale, Milan, 2005
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Maria Callas | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Maidens' Trip

Emma Smith wartime memoir of working on the Grand Union Canal
Emma Smith, dustwrapper by Evadne Rowan
MacGibbon & Kee, London, 1949
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

India Seen Afar (Signed copy)

Signed with a warm inscription by Kathleen Raine
Kathleen Raine
Green Books, Bideford, 1990
£40.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

What is Love?

A romance from the creator of the Provincial Lady
E M Delafield
Macmillan, London, 1928
£12.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Idylles de Thecrite et Odes Anacreontiques

1861, a new translation by Leconte de Lisle
Charles Marie René Leconte de Lisle
Poulet-Malassis et de Broise, Paris, 1861
£20.00
Classics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Widdy-Widdy-Wurkey (Signed copy)

Signed by Rose Fyleman, a collection of nursery rhymes from around the world
Rose Fyleman, illustrated by Valery Carrick
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1934
£20.00
Childrens | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Margaret Bondfield

Mary Agnes Hamilton's biography of her fellow Labour politician
Mary Agnes Hamilton, (Iconoclast)
Leonard Parsons, London, 1924
£50.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A Scots Anthology (Signed copy)

Signed by Eric Linklater and Allan C Fraser, poems in the Scottish dialect
John W Oliver, and J C Smith (editors), title page design by Joan Hassall.
Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh, 1949
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Poetical Remains of William Lithgow, The Scotish Traveller (Signed copy)

1863, limited edition, signed and dedicated by the publisher
William Lithgow, edited by James Maidment
Thomas George Stevenson, Edinburgh, 1863
£200.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions

Aligi Sassu

Illustrated throughout with fine colour reproductions
Antonello Negri
Ilisso, Nuoro, Italy, 1995
£40.00
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Two books of poetry by Sir David Lyndsay of the Mount

Selected Poems and A Satire of the Three Estates
Sir David Lyndsay of the Mount
Various, London & Edinburgh, n.d.
£10.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Reminiscences of Jock Thirlestane

Yokel and Detective at Musselburgh Races in Days Gone Bye (c1890)
W Russell
Thomas Adams and Sons, Edinburgh, 1890
£80.00
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions

Popular Opinions, or A Picture of Real Life (Signed copy)

A rarity of 19th century Scottish verse, this copy inscribed by the author to literary critic Sir Francis Jeffrey
Anonymous, possibly by Thomas Bell
James Hedderwick & Co, Glasgow, 1812
£200.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Shakespeare's Legal & Political Background

A contribution to Shakespeare scholarship and legal history
George W Keeton
Isaac Pitman, London, 1967
£15.00
William Shakespeare | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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