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MILITARY ENGINEERING BRIDGING (GENERAL PRINCIPLES AND MATERIALS)

By: ---------

Price: £15.00

Publisher: LONDON, HMSO: 1934

Seller ID: 120574


Green Cloth Boards with gilt titles to spine , 220x145 mm approx. 284pp + plates at end.Military Handbook - Volume III- Part I., 5s 6d , Published for military use this reference book providing much information to the civil engineer as well as the interested layperson. Includes many tables as well as the 57 plates comprising b/w photos, line drawings and plans (many fold out). VG (Book- Moderate colour rubbing to cloth but no notable soiling. Pencil name of former owner... View more info

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WELSH AS A SPECIFIC SUBJECT FOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS, ( Elementary Welsh for Schools and Private Students)

By: A Committee of Elementary School Teachers

Price: £15.00

Publisher: LONDON, SOCIETY FOR UTILIZING THE WELSH LANGUAGE, SIMPKIN MARSHALL AND CO: 1887

Seller ID: 9333


Green limp cloth with black lettering to front, xvi + 112pp + 12 of advertisements from Educational and Welsh societies at rear. 3rd Edition, Stage I , Title on front cover is Elementary Welsh for Schools and Private Students. A work intended chiefly for use in Elementary Schools, it is at the same time suited for all persons commencing the grammatical study of the language. Good- Edge wear, creasing and shelf soiling to cloth covers, paper tanned with some light foxing... View more info

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BAKERY SPECIALITIES

By: A.B.BARROWS

Price: £40.00

Publisher: LONDON, ELSEVIER APPLIED SCIENCE PUBLISHERS: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121790


Laminated paper covered boards, 230 x 150 mm approx. viii + 324 pp. Many unspecified b/w photo. illustrations. Written by the then Head , Dept of Bakery, Tameside College of Technology chapters include Convenience Foods, Hotplate Goods, Morning Goods, Fancy and Seasonal Breads, Chocolate Work, Meringue Goods and Japs, Almond and other nut products, sugar boiling. Near Fine (Book- slight fading to spine. No previous owner name or insc. No sign of use). An uncommon & usefu... View more info

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CROSBY,STILLS, NASH & YOUNG The Guitar Collection

By: AARON STANG (EDITOR)

Price: £19.95

Publisher: MIAMI, WARNER BROS. PUBLICATIONS: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121751


Laminated card covers (paperback).300 x 225 mm approx. 240pp. Music score with lyrics of 24 of the group's songs. Near Fine (Book- no notable sign of use, no previous owner name or annotations). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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CANE BASKET WORK: FIRST SERIES, A PRACTICAL MANUAL ON WEAVING USEFUL AND FANCY BASKETS.

By: ANNIE FIRTH

Price: £6.50

Publisher: LONDON, L. UPCOTT GILL: 1905

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 120249


Brown blind stamped decorative cloth with gilt titles to front board and brown titles to spine. 185 x 125 mm approx. 88 pp + 20 pp publisher's catalogue and trade adverts. Original end papers. B/W photo frontis + 80 figs some in text and some full page being line drawings and illustrations. 2nd edition of this practical treatise on basket work which includes detailed instruction on basic through to fancy work incorporating rush and raffia. VG (Book- light colour rubbing... View more info

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PRACTICAL FIVE-FIGURE MATHEMATICAL TABLES

By: ATTWOOD , C , BSc [Eng] AMIEE

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co: 1948

Seller ID: 118740


Linen covered blue paper boards, 210x170mm approx. v+74pp. Contains quite extensive notes on using five-figure tables at end. VG (Book- Light shelf soiling and creasing to covers, corners of a few pages turned and occasional light foxing spots).Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. We are pleased to be able to offer the option of card payment at our website where additional images of the item may also be available. View more info

Image for THE BOOK OF ALMANACS, With an Index of Reference, by Which the Almanac May Be Found for Every Year, Whether in Old Style or New, from any Epoch, Ancient or Modern, up to A.D. 2000. With Means of Finding the Day of Any New or Full Moon from B.C. 2000 to A.D. 2000.

THE BOOK OF ALMANACS, With an Index of Reference, by Which the Almanac May Be Found for Every Year, Whether in Old Style or New, from any Epoch, Ancient or Modern, up to A.D. 2000. With Means of Finding the Day of Any New or Full Moon from B.C. 2000 to A.D. 2000.

By: Augustus De Morgan

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, James Walton: 1871

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 118644


Brown Cloth Boards with gilt title and circular dec to front board, Landscape format 140x220mm approx. xix + 89pp + 2 of publisher's adverts. 2nd Edition of Morgan's Book of Almanacs first published in 1851. Portrait of the author taken from another publication pasted to reverse of front end paper. Good (Book- A neat repair to the binding has been carried out by reinforcing the spine with blue cloth and the internal hinges with a linen backed adhesive tape. Although not ... View more info

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ENGLISH MIDWIVES Their History & Prospects FACSIMILIE of 1872 edition

By: AVELING , James Hobson , MD , THORNTON , John L , FLA ,Consultant to London Hospitals

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, HUGH K ELLIOTT Ltd: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 119210


H/b VG. 1967 Ist ed thus - FACSIMILE of 1872 ed.The world of the Midwives by JH Aveling MD.Intro, Select Biblio; of Midwifery & Biographical sketch of author with List of his Writings and b/w in line Portrait by JL Thornton FLA.Consultant to London Hospitals." to arouse interest - to show what misery arises from ignorance - to gain sympathy & advice ...."[ mid brown boards+ black titles , no inscsps , no annotation, tight binding, internally Fine] cover light ma... View more info

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THE MEDIAEVAL EMPIRE Idea and Reality G17

By: BARRACLOUGH , G, Profesor

Price: £1.00

Publisher: London, THE HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11861


Stapled Booklet, 27pp. Pamphlet no G17- general series- in The Historical Assoc. series by Profesor of Mediaeval History, University of Liverpool.G Barraclough. 1/6, Fair( no inscsp to fep however ink notes to final blank page, clean staples, tight binding , some small markings and crease-lines, med fox-tan-spotting to foredge ansd some page margins. 5 chpts -"a brief essay attempting the impossible". View more info

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A MANUAL OF TECHNICAL PLUMBING AND SANITARY SCIENCE Revised & Enlarged

By: BENNETT , S Barlow , Consultant Sanitary Engineer & Instructor in Practical Plumbers' Work

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Stockton-on-Tees, John Harrison: 1903

Seller ID: 119641


H/b Good. 1903. 4th Revised & Enlarged ed.S Barlow Bennett Consultant Sanitary Engineer & Instructor in Practical Plumbers' Work. Table of Contents index, 5 pages old advertisements continued on end papers. 14 chpts. 294pp. [ materials - air- ventilation - water - appliances - science - drainage - sewage disposal- roof - geometry - hydraulics - maths - etc ] Includes problems . b/w illustrated.[ dark green boards with black line decs. sun-browned to spine,no inscsp,sou... View more info

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Ceramic Technology Being Some Aspects of Technical Science as Applied to Pottery Manufacture

By: Binns, Charles F.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, THE POTTERY GAZETTE / SCOTT, GREENWOOD & CO: 1897

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118686


Green Buckram boards with gilt titles to spine and front board. 225 x45mm approx. Victorian Bible black end papers, all edges of book block stained red, xii + 102pp. Informative and fairly scarce work on the science and technology of Studio Pottery with chapters on the chemistry of Pottery, Analysis and Synthesis of different clays and their components, The Biscuit Oven, Pyrometry, Glazes and their Composition Colours and Colour making. VG (Book- A little shelf soiling ... View more info

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THE LONSDALE LIBRARY THE WAY OF A MAN WITH A HORSE A Practical Book on Horsemanship

By: BROOKE , GEOFFREY , BRIGADIER , DSO , MC

Price: £22.50

Publisher: LONDON, SEELEY, SERVICE & CO LTD: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1633


VG H/b in Good D/j. Veterinary notes by Col Todd , DSO RAVC plus pig Sticking by A Brooke , DSO MC.Editor in Chief Eric Parker of The Field. G Brooke Lieut-Col., DSO MC, author of Horse Sense & Horsemanship of Today: illustrated with over 90 b/w plates.19 Chpts. 228pp.[ Buckram boards+ gilt titles No inscsp, tight binding, moderate foxitan spotting to end papers, prelims & foredge] Dust Jacket price clipped, a laid- on b/w photographic plates to front cover & spine. some... View more info

Image for DIGITAL FANTASY PAINTING A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO CREATING FANTASY ART ON YOUR COMPUTER

DIGITAL FANTASY PAINTING A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO CREATING FANTASY ART ON YOUR COMPUTER

By: BURNS, MICHAEL

Price: £15.00

Publisher: LONDON, COLLINS: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11905


Illustrated laminated boards repeating the illustration on the dust jacket. 160pp. A practical intro. to obtaining the skills and knowledge to design everything from hyperreal people to vivid 3D creatures and surreal landscapes. Contains software reviews at end. (Book - No notable defects. No previous owner name or insc. Now in a proprietary protective wrapper). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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LAY OUT AND COMMERCIAL ART

By: CHARLES C. KNIGHTS

Price: £30.00

Publisher: LONDON, BUTTERWORTH & CO: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121434


Green Paper covered boards with brown cloth quarter binding and laid on paper title slip. 230 x 145 mm approx. xx + 388 + 12pp index.+ 192 plates on glossy art paper. Vol 7 in a series called "The Library of Advertising" published by Butterworths. Although much has changed in the digital printing era the principles associated with good lay out, presentation and some practices associated with graphic/ commercial art remain constant and the book remains an excellen... View more info

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EMBROIDERY AND TAPESTRY WEAVING . A PRACTICAL TEXT-BOOK OF DESIGN AND WORKMANSHIP

By: CHRISTIE, MRS ARCHIBALD H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, SIR ISAAC PITMAN & Sons: 1924

Seller ID: 2215


Smaller thick format 4th edition 1924., green boards+ beige cloth quarter binding.Titles to spine & front. 403pp + 4pp of publisher's adverts. illustrated 186 figs + 16 half-tone plates.From the Artistic Crafts Series of Technical Handbooks this is the celebrated work of the author Grace Christie the recognised authority in her time.[ bookplate to fep. binding sound - no cracks to end papers. Some shelf wear to boards but no other noteable defects. PLS See our image View more info