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$22.95
1e26/11

LADY MISSIONARIES IN FOREIGN LANDS


PITMAN E.R.:

ex-library 1/4 leather xii 160pp ills. G+ (burgundy cloth w.yellow leather spine,gilt lettering to spine,cloth sl.rubbed and stained,leather mod.stained and sunned w.spine heavily sunned,wear to hinges and head/foot of spine,minor loss to head of spine,corners sl.bumped,prelims.sl.stained w.usual libr.stamps,contents clean,speckled edges sl.soiled,sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: s.w.partridge and co london [nd]

KEYWORDS: missionaries history biography

$85.00
2g6/13

LETTERS TO NOBODY 1908-1913


WILSON GUY FLEETWOOD:

first edition ix 214pp ills. VG- (green cloth w.gilt stamp to cover and lettering to spine,sl.rubbed and stained w.sl.sunning and mod.sunning to spine,extremities sl.bumped and worn,eps foxed,sl.paper separation to ep gutter,contents v.sl.foxed,dealer's label to rear pastedown,edges sl.soiled,bottom edges untrimmed,sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: john murray london 1921

KEYWORDS: biography history fleetwood wilson

$19.52
131099hz001

Ian Fleming; The Spy Who Came in with the Gold


a biography

ZEIGER, HENRY A.

first edition 150pp ex-library with the usual cancellation marks, VG, a clean and bright copy (name whited out on ffep, sl. tape residue marks on endpapers, sl surface damage to rear paste-down from removal of library envelope, tape marks to boards) in VG d/w w. plastic (rear flap clipped and trimmed,small stain to lower front corner)

PUBLISHER: duell, sloan & pearce, NY 1956

KEYWORDS: modern first edition fleming 007 biography

$33.46
wj148

The Trial of Socrates


STONE, I.F.

first edition proof 282pp NF (slightest wear to spine head and foot but an unread copy)

PUBLISHER: jonathan cape london 1988

KEYWORDS: modern first edition proof biography

$13.94
1g61/14

PHILIPPINE DIARY 1939-1945


MELLNIK, STEVE:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps pkts etc) 316pp illus boards VG+(v sl gum stains to fep's & boards,v sl bumped spine head & foot) d/w VG+(in plastic,v sl sunned,v sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: van nostrand reinhold co new york 1969

KEYWORDS: history philippine war 1941 biography

$66.92
1a31/17

MRS.GASKELL


haunts,homes,and stories

CHADWICK ELLIS H.:

first edition xv 472pp 3pp adverts. illustrated VG- (red cloth with gilt lettering,bevelled edges to upper and lower boards,lightly rubbed and sl.sunned,spine lightly sunned,extremities incl.head/foot of spine sl.bumped,prelims. sl.discoloured with foxing throughout,teg,page edges sl.discoloured and lightly foxed,sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: sir isaac pitman and sons london 1910

KEYWORDS: mrs.gaskell literary biography

$17.50
1b27/35

THE LIFE OF IBSEN


KOHT, HALODAN:

first edition,2 volumes ex libris(usual cancellation stamps,pkts etc)vol 1 304pp,illust.VG+(corners bruised,rubbed,remains d/w attached to f&e paste downs,gum stains to ep's,sunned spine)vol 2 341pp VG+(library rebind cloth,new end papers)

PUBLISHER: george allen & unwin ltd london 1931

KEYWORDS: biography, history, norway, poetry

$33.46
1g60/20

GENERAL J B M HERTZOG


VAN DEN HEEVER, C M:

first edition ex libris (usual cancellation stamps pkts etc) 298pp illus VG+(v sl internal seperation at upper front board,v sl cocked, v sl bruised corners, sl bumped spine head & foot,v sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: apb bookstore johannesburg 1946

KEYWORDS: biography hertzog history africa war

$13.94
1g60/23

NINO


CHILD OF THE MEXICAN REVOLUTION

IDUARTE, ANDRES:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps pkts etc)156pp VG+(v sl gum stains to fep's & boards) d/w VG+(in plastic,v sl sunned spine,v sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: praeger publishers new york 1971

KEYWORDS: mexico revolution porfirio diaz biography

$13.94
1g62/12

THOMAS WOLFE


A BIOGRAPHY

NOWELL, ELIZABETH:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps pkts etc) 456pp VG+(v sl bumped spine head & foot, v sl sunned spine foot) d/w VG+(v sl wear/tears at extremities,v sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: heinemann london 1961

KEYWORDS: biography thomas wolfe america history

$13.94
1g60/10

STEWART OF LOVEDALE


THE LIFE OF JAMES STEWART

WELLS, JAMES:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps pkts etc) 419pp illus VG+(v sl cocked, v sl bruised corners, v sl bumped spine head & foot,v sl sunned, v sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: hodder & stoughton london 1909

KEYWORDS: biography stewart history africa

$11.15
1g60/16

RICHARD JEFFERIES AND HIS COUNTRYSIDE


ARKELL, REGINALD:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps pkts etc) 190pp illus VG(v sl seperation at front board,v sl bruised corners,sl sunned)d/w VG(v sl wear/tears/chipped at extremities,v sl sunned)

PUBLISHER: herbert jenkins london 1946

KEYWORDS: biography richard jefferies england

$19.52
1g59/30

UNDER THE SURFACE


CAUNTER, F LYDE:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps pkts etc) 168pp illus VG+(v sl bruised corners,v sl bumped spine head & foot) d/w VG+(v sl wear at extremities, v sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: h e warne cornwall (nd)

KEYWORDS: england cornwall mining sharks biography polio

$11.15
1g60/2

CORRESPONDENCE OF HENRY TAYLOR


DOWDEN, EDWARD:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps pkts etc) 421pp G+(spine broken,v sl foxing throughout,sl cocked,sl bruised corners,sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: longmans green & co london 1888

KEYWORDS: history henry taylor biography 1823

$9.00
1g62/26

WEARING SPURS


REITH, JOHN:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps pkts etc) 222pp VG+(v sl gum stains to fep's & boards,v sl bumped spine head & foot) d/w VG+(in plastic, v sl sunned spine, v sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: hutchinson london 1966

KEYWORDS: history war biography

$55.77
1m43/2

THE LIFE WORK AND OPINIONS OF HEINRICH HEINE


STIGAND, WILLIAM:

2 volumes first edition ex libris (usual cancellation stamps at random throughout book pkts etc) vol 1 402pp vol 2 441pp VG+(library rebound in fawn cloth,label with title attached to spine,v sl bumped spine head & foot,v sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: longmans green london 1875

KEYWORDS: history biography heine germany france

$18.50
2d17/50

BLIGH OF THE BOUNTY.


RAWSON, GEOFFREY.

First edition, 8vo, blue cloth with gilt title to spine, 244pp, 8 plates inc. frontis, folding map, top edges tinted, GD+ (missing f.e.p.'s, sl.cocked, light rubbing to cloth, half title sl.browned, some light foxing)

PUBLISHER: Philip Allan London 1930

KEYWORDS: travel exploration bounty mutiny bligh biography

$510.30
2d20/49

THE FIRST VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD, BY MAGELLAN; TRANSLATED FROM THE ACCOUNTS OF PIGAFETTA AND OTHER CONTEMPORARY WRITERS


PIGAFETTA et al :

tastefully ex libris (gilt library logo and number to front board and spine only)lx 258pp xx, argent chromolitho armorial plate, 2 maps (part coloured, one folding) full contemporary calf, spine gilt with red title labels, marbled edges and endpapers VG- (front board cracked along 60% of hinge, illus sl foxed, some rubbing/shelfware-particularly to spine, bookplate on fep, light foxing to prelims)

PUBLISHER: hakluyt society london 1874

KEYWORDS: travel history biography

$27.89
1a27/2

SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS


REYNOLDS JOSHUA,PHILLIPS CLAUDE:

first edition 415pp + ads. ills. VG- (blue cloth w.gilt stamps and lettering to cover/spine,rubbed and stained w.mod.sunning to spine,bumps w.some sl.wear to extrems.,boards sl.shaky,ffep lost,prelims.sl.foxed,edges untrimmed and soiled,sl.cocked w.sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: seeley and co london 1894

KEYWORDS: artists joshua reynolds biography

$33.46
2d18/16

T. E. LAWRENCE


Great Lives.

RICHARDS, VYVYAN :

First edition, 144pp, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine, VG (average foxing, minor shelf wear to lower corners) in VG- d/w (price clipped and price also cut out of front cover leaving a small circular hole, corners and spine head/foot sl.chipped)

PUBLISHER: Duckworth London 1939

KEYWORDS: modern first edition biography

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