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Guide Aerien France, Afrique de Nord, A.O.F.

The first Michelin guide to airports in France and Africa
Michelin, realise sous les auspices et avec la collaboration du Ministere de L'Air
Michelin, Clermont-Ferrand, 1930
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Ship

C S Forester's classic Second World War novel
C S Forester
Michael Joseph, London, 1943
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Ch. "Waterman" Strain of Smooth Fox Terriers

A rare 1924 genealogy of the breed
Sidney Castle
Not stated, Plymouth, 1924
Animals & Pets | Soft Cover | First Editions

Two Suffragist / Suffragette postcards 1910s

including a portrait of Rita Martin
Rita Martin
Not Published, 1911
Ephemera | Soft Cover

The Month Vol CLXII, No. 833, November 1933

A Catholic journal including articles on the Great War, Germany in 1933, Mysticism etc
Joseph Keating, (editor), contirbutors include Herbert Thurston and R H J Steuart
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1933
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Month Vol CXLII, No. 709, July 1923

A Catholic journal containing Pagan Sussex, Mysticism, Ninian Winzet etc
Joseph Keating, (editior), including Louis Vincent and Herbert Thurston
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1923
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Soft Cover | First Editions

Country Notes in Wartime

Vita Sackville-West's essays in the first year of the Second World War
Vita Sackville-West
The Hogarth Press, London, 1940
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Folk Tales of a Savage

22 folk stories from the Ondo bush in West Africa
Lobagola, illustrated by Erick Berry
Alfred A Knopf, New York, 1930
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Christianity and Communism

A series of view first published in the Spectator
H Wilson Harris, contributors Dr Ernest Barker, Rev. W R Inge, John Strachey, Rev. M C D'Arcy, Dr Joseph Needham, Dr Reinhold Niebuhr, Canon F R Barry
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1937
Social Sciences | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Story of Burnt Njal

With a striking gilt design to the upper board
George Webbe Dasent, translator
Grant Richards, London, 1900
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

Late Lyrics and Earlier

A clean copy of Thomas Hardy's poetry
Thomas Hardy
Macmillan, London, 1922
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Dog Crusoe and his Master

In a dustwrapper by Edie Morris
R M Ballantyne, dustwrapper by Edie Morris
Seeley, Service & Co, London, 1940
Childrens | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

The House in Dormer Forest

Volume 4 of the Collected Works of Mary Webb
Mary Webb, with an introduction by The Rev H R L Sheppard
Jonathan Cape, London, 1929
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Manual of Map Reading and Field Sketching

1911, the War Office's guide with fold-out maps and plans
War Office
HMSO, London, 1911
Military & War | Hard Cover

Elementary Theory of the Tides

The Fundamental Theorems Demonstrated without Mathematics. And the Influence on the Length of Day Discussed.
T K Abbott
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1901
Science & Technology | Hard Cover

The Life and Explorations of Fridjtof Nansen

In an attractive binding
J Arthur Bain
Walter Scott, London, 1900
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover

24 Choice Photogravure Views of Bombay

A selection of wonderful images of 1915 Bombay (Mumbai)
Thacker & Co
Thacker & Co, Bombay, 1915
Topography & Local Interest | Soft Cover | First Editions

This Side of Paradise

c1923, a rare early printing of F Scott Fitzgerald's first novel
F Scott Fitzgerald
Collins, London, 1923
Fiction | Hard Cover

Chants Populaires Armeniens

A 1903 rare collection of Armenian songs, collected by Archag Tchobanian
Archag Tchobanian, preface by Paul Adam
Paul Ollendorff, Paris, 1903
Poetry | Hard Cover

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
Social Sciences | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Nation's Morals

Speeches from the 1910 Public Morals Conference
Alfred Emmot, (preface), contributors include Mrs Bramwell Booth, Mrs Sidney Webb, W T Stead, Ramsay Macdonald
Cassell, London, 1910
Social Sciences | Hard Cover | First Editions

Birth, Poverty and Wealth

A study of infant mortality
Richard Titmuss
Hamish Hamilton, London, 1943
Social Sciences | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

British Battalion XV International Brigade

1939, programme for the national meeting of the British Battalion in the Spanish Civil War
Philip Bolsover. Miles Tomalin, Nan Green et al
Marston Publicity, London, 1939
History | Soft Cover | First Editions

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
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Thief of Bagdad

Based on the Douglas Fairbanks film
Achmed Abdullah
Hutchinson, London, 1925
Fiction | Hard Cover

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