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From the Red Sea to Blue Nile

By: N/A

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000501

Condition: Fair


The distinguished red white red Penguin cover. Not Price clipped. Minor edge wear to cover but very tight copy. Browning pages due to age View more info

The Complete Poetical Works of Robert Burns

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson:

Seller ID: 000612

Condition: Good


With and Appreciation by Lord Rosebery, and a Glossary. Many of Burns poems were ballads, laments and epistles. Some of the fine poems contained within are: To a Mouse; Nature's Law; Sweet Closes the Evening; Highland Mary and Eliza. Many words are in a Gaelic dialect and a glossary is included with English meanings.Guilt Title on spin. Top edges gilded, Good tight copy. name written on inside cover paper View more info

Overload D-Day and the Battle for Normandy 1944

By: N/A

Price: £2.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1984

Seller ID: 000661

Condition: Good


BCA edition. Very light soiling and bumping, otherwise in very good condition. View more info

Once Upon a Rhyme Gloucestershire

By: N/A

Price: £12.99

Publisher: Peterborough, United Kingdom, Young Writers: 2004

Seller ID: 000944

ISBN: 1844604632

Condition: New Book


Collection of poetry submitted by Gloucestershire children for the Young Writers competition. View more info

The First Year of the War in Pictures

By: N/A

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Odhams Press:

Seller ID: 001015

Condition: Good


A pictorial narrative of the Second World War covering the origins of the war in general and in detail from Sept 3rd, 1939 to Sept 1st, 1940. b&w photos, drawings and maps on every page. Front and rear endpapers are illustrated with a naval scene in colour. 320pp Book weighs over 1kg, so please ask for postal rates before ordering. View more info

Commonwealth and Empire Annual 1955

By: N/A

Price: £7.00

Publisher: The Gawthorn Press Ltd: 1955

Seller ID: 001106

Condition: Good


Stories and articles from the various countries of the British empire - now Commonwealth. many drawings, colour and B&W illustrations and B&W and coloured photographs. Edge slightly faded View more info

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Oh Boy Annual 1983

By: N/A

Price: £2.00

Publisher: IPC Magazines: 1982

Seller ID: 001118

Condition: Good


Not Price Clipped very nice copy View more info

An Album Of International Air Liners

By: N/A

Price: £7.00

Publisher: John Player & Sons:

Seller ID: 001685

Condition: Fair


Complete with all cards. Cover a bit grubby. View more info

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Ove Arup and Partners: Technology in Architecture

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Edizioni Tecno: 1986

Seller ID: 001687

Condition: Very Good


Edizioni Techno, 1986. Technology in Architecture Exhibition - project examples of work by Ove Arup and Partners. Photographic image of book can be provided prior to purchase. View more info

Around Bishop's Cleeve and Winchcombe in Old Photographs

By: Aldred David H

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing Ltd: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000202

ISBN: 0750940549

Condition: New


** NEW BOOK ** 2004 reprint of 1989 edition. Ref: B1 View more info

Bishop's Cleeve to Winchcombe in Old Photographs

By: Aldred David H

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing Ltd: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000204

ISBN: 0750940530

Condition: New


** NEW BOOK ** 2004 reprint of 1987 edition. Ref: B1 View more info

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More Cotswold Stories

By: Allen, A J

Price: £2.00

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000618

Condition: Fair


80pp, numerous b/w illustrations, edges show minor rubbing, contents sound. A collection of Gloucestershire anecdote and country tales, in the form of a magazine, with nice period adverts from local companies. View more info

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Paranormal Cotswolds (True Ghost Stories)

By: Anthony Poulton-Smith

Price: £12.99

Publisher: Chalford, Amberley Publishing: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 20090603-1

ISBN: 1848681704

Condition: New Book


Published in a handy A-Z format, here you will find accounts of well-known hauntings, as well as many previously undiscovered locations. The author also attempts to provide fresh knowledge and personal accounts of new and traditional stories. Join author Anthony Poulton-Smith on a ghostly tour of the Cotswolds; Meet Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn, Catherine Parr, and Margaret of Anjou and discover the memories of Lord Berkeley, Lady Alice, Sir Lawrence Tanfield, and Fred Archer. Visit the famous homes of the region, including Blenheim Palace, Owlpen Manor, Sudeley Castle and the manor at Nether Lypia... View more info

The Quest for Arthur's Britain

By: Ashe Geoffrey

Price: £2.00

Publisher: BCA: 1972

Seller ID: 001175

Condition: Good


239 pp. 149 illustrations in b/w & line. Describes the excavations in search of Dark Age features at Cadbury, Tintagel, Glastonbury and Dinas Powys amongst others. Paper a little browned but a good copy in boards and dust wrapper View more info

The Middle Marches: Between Severn and Wye

By: Baker, Harry; Morris, Mike

Price: £10.00

Publisher: R. Hale: 1983

Seller ID: 001367

ISBN: 0709009232

Condition: Very Good


A book that describes with the aid of text and line drawings the many features of the Middle Marches, a land of infinite charm and variety. Has a very small tear (1cm) on the back dust jacket View more info

A Source Book of Rolls-Royce

By: Barrass Eric

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, WARD LOCK: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001451

ISBN: 0706362276

Condition: Very Good


An excellent book of photographs in B & W, featuring Rolls-Royce cars, some text and photos are of aeroplanes, powered by RR engines. Index. pp128. No defects View more info

The Complete Encyclopedia of Flight 1848-1939

By: Batchelor, John and Lowe Malcolm

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Rebo Publishing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001509

ISBN: 903661600X

Condition: As New


303pp not price clipped. Descriptions photographs and illustrations on over one hundred aircraft View more info

Histoire des Mathématiques. Que sais-je ? n 42

By: Boll Marcel

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Presses universitaires de France: 1958

Seller ID: 001318

Condition: Fair


Pages clean. Shelf wear Text in French. View more info

The British Motor Bus

By: Booth Gavin

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Ian Allan: 1986

Seller ID: 001170

ISBN: 0711016410

Condition: Very Good


Not price clipped. An excellent volume on the history and development of the British Motor Bus. many B&W photographs with informative narrative. View more info

Reach for the Sky

By: Brickhill Paul

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1956

Edition: 10th Edition

Seller ID: 001441

Condition: Good


384 pages, includes index, 20 b&w photo. Illustrated biography of the famous World War II pilot. Blue cloth with no dj. No inscriptions.Corners a little bumped View more info