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India Under Royal Eyes

1906, an account of the Royal visit
H F Prevost Battersby
George Allen, London, 1906
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Life of the Fields

1904, Richard Jefferies' essays
Richard Jefferies
Chatto & Windus, London, 1904
Natural History | Hard Cover

A House on Clerkenwell Green (Signed copy)

Signed by Andrew Rothstein, a history of 37 Clerkenwell Green
Andrew Rothstein
Lawrence & Wishart, London, 1966
History | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

William Morris, His Art, Writings and Public Life

1898, with the bookplate of The Burlington Fine Arts Club
Aymer Vallance
George Bell & Sons, London, 1898
Art | Hard Cover

The Year of the Jouncer (Signed copy)

Signed by Simon Gray
Simon Gray
Granta, London, 2006
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Dustwrapper

The Clergy List for 1890

An alphabetical guide to vicars, deacons, parishes, etc
Not stated
J S Phillips, London, 1890
Genealogy | Hard Cover

Amazons of the Avant-Garde

Alexandra Exter, Natalia Goncharova, Liubov Popova, Olga Rozanova, Varvara Stepanova and Nadezhda Udaltsova
John E Bowlt, and Matthew Drutt (editors)
Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1999
Art | Soft Cover | First Editions

Pain, Sex and Time

A New Hypothesis of Evolution—and James Dean's favourite book!
Gerald Heard
Cassell, London, 1940
Philosophy | Hard Cover

The Art of Public Speaking

c1923, with tips on electioneering etc
Lucy D Bell
George Routledge & Sons, London, 1923
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover

The Right to Strike

A rare 1921 novel of industrial action and its consequences
Ernest Hutchinson, and Geo. Goodchild
Robert Hayes, London, 1921
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Brain Tests

1925, an American book of brain teasers from G P Putnam and John Monk Saunders
John Monk Saunders, and George Palmer Putnam
G P Putnam's Sons, New York, 1925
Entertainment & Games | Hard Cover | First Editions

Modern Things

1934, Modern American poetry including Ezra Pound, Wallace Stevens, and Parker Tyler
Parker Tyler, editor
The Galleon Press, New York, 1934
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Les Chants du Bivouac

1914, a rare collection of soldier songs from the Great War
Theodore Botrel, preface by Maurice Barres, illustrated by Carlegle, and with a portrait of the author by Paul Jobert
Payot et Cie, Paris, 1914
Military & War | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Transformation of Nature in Art

Coomaraswamy's text, with a compliments slip from the editor, Kapila Vatsyayan
Ananda K Coomaraswamy, edited by Kapila Vatsyayan
Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi, 1995
Art | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper | First thus

The Marriage of Shiva and Aphrodite

and The Bliss of the Dance of Creation
Stephen R Hill
Duckworth & Co, London, 2009
History | Soft Cover

France Overseas

The Great War and the Climax of French Imperial Expansion
Christopher M Andrew, and A S Kanya-Forstner
Thames and Hudson, London, 1981
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Ices and How to Make Them

1907, with hints and recipes for all manner of iced desserts etc
Charles Herman Senn
Food and Cookery Publishing Agency, London, 1907
Food & Drink | Hard Cover

The Good Old Cause (Signed copy)

Signed by Willie Thompson, British Communism 1920–1991
Willie Thompson
Pluto Press, London, 1992
History | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

El Lissitzky: Design

A profusely illustrated guide to the Russian artist
John MIlner
Antique Collectors' Club, Woodbridge, 2009
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper


De Rauw-Sablon, a Racing Pigeon Dynasty
Silvio Mattacchione, and Nikolaas Gysebrecht
Pigeonparadise, Knesselare, 2012
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Art of a Champion

Ronald Geerdink's catalogue of champion pigeons from Europe and America
Ronald Geerdink
Neerlands Postduivan Orgaan, Steenbergen, 2003
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | First Editions

Organic Derivatives of Tellurium

and Interaction of Ethylene and Sulphur Monochloride, with a memoir of Richard Henry Vernon
Richard Henry Vernon
Transactions of the Chemical Society, London, 1920
Science, Mathematics & Technology | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Jim Russell Story (Signed copy)

Signed and dedicated by Jim Russell
Norman Greenway
Transport Bookman Publications, Isleworth, 1999
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The World, the Flesh and the Devil

J D Bernal's inquiry into the future of three enemies of the rational soul
J D Bernal, with a new foreword by the author
Jonathan Cape, London, 1970
Science, Mathematics & Technology | Soft Cover | Dustwrapper | First thus

Register of Aldenham School 1913

A record of past pupils and masters
Edmund Beevor, compiler
Privately printed, 1913
School & University Registers | Hard Cover

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