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Goodwin Sands Shipwrecks (Signed copy)

Signed by Richard Larn
Richard Larn
David and Charles, Newton Abbot, 1977
History | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Monster of Mu

1945 reissue of Owen Rutter's thrilling mystery
Owen Rutter
Francis James Publishing Co, London, 1945
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Medical Gymnastics and Massage in General Practice

1926, treatments for all types of conditions
Dr J Arvdeson, translated and edited by Mina L Dobbie
J & A Churchill, London, 1926
Health & Medicine | Hard Cover

Alvar Aalto, Between Humanism and Materialism

1998 exhibition book for the great Finnish architect
Peter Reed, editor, , essays by Kenneth Frampton, Pekka Korvenmaa, Juhani Pallasmaa, Peter Reed and Marc Treib
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1998
Architecture & Design | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Devil and Scripture

Leszek Kolakowski's The Key to Heaven and Talk of the Devil
Leszek Kolakowski, translated from the Polish by Nicholas Bethell and Celina Wieniewska
Oxford University Press, London, 1973
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Ramayana in Palm Leaf Pictures, Citraramayana

A 15th century illustrated version of the Ramayana
Dr K Vijayan
University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, 1997
Classics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Limited Editions | Dustwrapper

Sundials at an Oxford College

An account of the creation and restoration of the Corpus Christi College sundials
Philip Pattenden
Roman Books, Oxford, 1979
Crafts | Soft Cover | First Editions

Metroburbia, The Anatomy of Greater London (2017)

and London: Architecture, Building and Social Change (2015)—two studies of the metropolis by Paul Knox
Paul L Knox
Merrell, London, 2017
Architecture & Design | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Plays Pleasant and Unpleasant

Two vols, 1924 & 1921, containing seven plays
George Bernard Shaw
Constable, London, 1924
Drama | Hard Cover

The Travels Lesson on the Old Testament

1904—the book to accompany the stereographs
William Byron Forbush
Underwood & Underwood, New York, 1904
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Horse in the Ancient World

A comprehensive history of the horse in classical times
Ann Hyland
Sutton Publishing, Thrupp, 2003
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Four books on / about the Church of Scotland

including two signed by R Stuart Loudon, served as minister, chaplain on the Western Desert in WW2 and was a POW
R Stuart Loudon, and others
Various, London, Edinburgh etc, n.d.
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Association Copy | Early printed music

Timothy Richard of China

1924, rare first edition of William Soothill biography of the Welsh Baptist missionary to China
William E Soothill, with a foreword by The Right Hon. Sir John N Jordan
Seeley, Service & Co, London, 1924
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Visual Arts and the Law

A Handbook for Professionals
Judith B Prowda
Lund Humphries, London, 2013
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A Choice of Flowers, Chaguo la Maua

An Anthology of Swahili Love Poetry
Jan Knappert, translator
William Heinemann, London, 1972
Poetry | Soft Cover | First Editions

Genes, Cells and Brains (Signed copy)

Signed by Hilary and Steven Rose. The Promethean Promises of the New Biology
Hilary Rose, and Steven Rose
Verso, London, 2012
Science, Mathematics & Technology | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Designing a House

Charles Jencks & Terry Farrell's conversion of a Victorian London terrace house
Charles Jencks, and Terry Farrell
AD Editions Ltd, London, 1986
Architecture & Design | Soft Cover | First Editions

Tea Share Manual 1958

The value of tea producing companies in India, Pakistan, Ceylon, Africa and Indonesia
Louis G Stephens, and C J Dwight
Jones & Cornelius, London, 1958
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions

Seven books on left-wing politics, history etc

including the Communist Party's 1990 strategy and issues of the New Left Review
Various, London etc, n.d.
Politics, Law & Economics | Soft Cover

Four books on left-wing politics, theory and history

including Lenin, Marx, Engels and Stalin
Various, including Lenin, Marx etc
Lawrence & Wishart, London, n.d.
Politics, Law & Economics | Soft Cover

Four paperback books on left-wing history and politics

including E J Hobsbawm, E P Thompson and Rudolf Bahro
E P Thompson, and others
Various, London, n.d.
Politics, Law & Economics | Soft Cover

From the Other Shore & The Russian People and Socialism

This copy owned and signed by historian G E Aylmer
Alexander Herzen, with an introduction by Isaiah Berlin
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1979
Politics, Law & Economics | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First thus

Four Graham Ison signed thrillers

Confirm or Deny, The Home Secretary Will See You Now, Lost or Found, and Jack in the Box
Graham Ison
Various, London and New York, n.d.
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The World of the Ranters

A L Morton's account of religious radicalism in the English Revolution
A L Morton
Lawrence & Wishart, London, 1979
History | Soft Cover | First thus

John Mullen, Incursions: Paintings 2005

The exhibition book of the Scottish artist's solo show in New York
John Mullen, with chapters by Robert C Morgan & Adrian Dannatt
Howard Scott Gallery, New York, 2005
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions

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