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M.A. Studd
£20.00

"Paquebot" and "Ship Letter" Cancellations of the World, 1894 - 1951

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A detailed guide to the many different stamps used to indicate mail posted on board a ship at sea, during the heyday of passenger liners. A most unusual book on the subject.

Rene Girard
£30.00

"To double business bound" Essays on Literature, Mimesis and Anthropology

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Essays cover topics including strategies of madness and the plague in literature and myth.

Filippini
£70.00

100 Ways of Cooking Eggs

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Filippini, "25 years with Delmonico," presents 100 egg recipes plus several more in the appendix. From scrambled eggs with truffles to eggs a la tripe.

W.J.K. Davies
£20.00

100 Years of the Belgian Vicinal SNCV/NMVB 1885-1985

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A detailed history of the tramways and light railways which once served large parts of Belgium

Agathe Christie
£20.00

4.50 From Paddington

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A classic Miss Marple Mystery from the Queen of Crime.

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The New Yorker
£24.00

55 Short Stories from the New Yorker (Second volume 1940 - 1950)

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Includes stories by J.D. Salinger, Shirley Jackson, John Cheever and many other noted contributors.

Franz Kafka, Anne Frank, Muriel Spark et al
£150.00

70 Years Penguin box Set

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A wonderfully varied collection, showcasing the enormous range of Penguin titles published over the years.

P.T. Armitage
£50.00

A Bibliography of George Brannon's Vectis Scenery, 1820-1857

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A complete listing of the engravings published in "Vectis Scenery," and other works by George Brannon. Also a background chapter on the artist and his family, and tables and appendices of further details.

Colleen B. Gilbert
£12.00

A Bibliography of the Works of Dorothy L. Sayers.

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A complete bibliography covering the wide range of Dorothy L. Sayers detective fiction, poetry, translations, essays and plays. Also including a catalogue of contributions to periodicals, reviews, broadcasts and lectures.

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James Blish
£120.00

A Case of Conscience

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A classic apocalyptic story of a futuristic ruined earth and the seemingly idyllic planet of Lithia.

F.C. Stern
£45.00

A Chalk Garden

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With a chapter covering each month, the author takes us through a year in his garden on the South Downs overlooking the English Channel.

Elizabeth Linklater
£18.00

A Child Under Sail

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A vivid account of the authors childhood spent aboard the trading ships of which her father was Master.

John Hungerford Pollen
£38.00

A Description of the Trajan Column

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A scholarly treatise on the history and construction of the Roman triumphal column, built in Rome to commemorate the Emperor Trajan's victory in the Dacian Wars.

J.Y. Akerman
£40.00

A Descriptive Catalogue of Rare and Unedited Roman Coins (Two volumes)

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Subtitled: From the earliest period of Roman coinage, to the extinction of the Roman Empire under Constantinus Paleologos.

A.T. Johnson
£20.00

A Garden in Wales

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A charming and detailed description of the authors experiences caring for a large garden in the Welsh climate.

John Carter
£40.00

A Handlist of the Writings of Stanley Morison

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Produced as a tribute to the typographer and calligrapher Stanley Morison on his sixtieth birthday

W. M. Flinders Petrie et al.
£120.00

A History of Egypt (six volumes)

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A complete history of Egypt, from the First Dynasty to Arabic Egypt.

E.H. Jenkins
£20.00

A History of the French Navy: From its Beginnings to the Present Day

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The first complete history of the French Navy written in English, from 1217 up to the end of WWII; with post war years covered in an appendix.

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