All Old Books

Gilbert Seldes
£25.00

The Great Audience

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An interesting analysis of the effects of broadcast media - movies, radio and tv - from the perspective of 1950. 

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.

Jason Hill
£30.00

The Contemplative Gardener

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A practical gardening guide, with a focus on getting the maximum amount of pleasure from a small garden; whilst conscious of wartime limitations.

Florence Du Cane
£20.00

The Flowers and Gardens of Madeira

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A charmingly illustrated guide to the lush gardens of the Portuguese island.

S. Reynolds Hole
£25.00

Our Gardens

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One of the "Haddon Hall Library" series. A charming guide to gardening,  with practical advice mingled with history and poetry,

H.F. Macmillan
£25.00

Tropical Planting and Gardening, With special Reference to Ceylon

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A highly detailed guide to gardening and cultivation in tropical regions, and the uses of plants.

Walter P. Wright
£35.00

Alpine Flowers and Rock Gardens

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A practical guide to gardening with Alpine plants, magnificently Illustrated throughout with brightly tinted plates.

Walter H. Godfrey
£30.00

Gardens in the Making

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A practical guide to designing and planting a garden, based on numerous illustrated examples.

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.

S. Polak
£35.00

The Theory and Practice of Perspective Drawing

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"A complete course of instruction to meet the requirements of the syllabus of the Board of Education and of similar examinations."

Beatrix Potter, Anne Carroll Moore
£20.00

The Art of Beatrix Potter

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Beginning with an Appreciation by Anne Carroll Moore, a lavishly illustrated volume dedicated to the most charming of children's illustrators and authors.

Raymond Durgnat
£18.00

The Strange Case of Alfred Hitchcock, or, The Plain Man's Hitchcock

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An entertaining biography and work of reference on the legendary filmmaker's career.

Roger Manvell, Executive Editor
£30.00

The Penguin Film Review 1946-1949 (Two Volumes)

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A collection of the original nine volumes with an introduction and index by Roger Manvell.

Audrey Scott
£15.00

I Was a Hollywood Stunt Girl

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The fascinating autobiography of Audrey Scott, whose career as a daring and skilful stunt performer ran from the silent-screen era until the late 1950's.

Audrey Kearns, Editor
£18.00

Motion Picture Production Encyclopedia, 1948

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A fascinating and exhaustively detailed record of Hollywood in the mid '40's.

Graham Greene, Edited by John Russell Taylor
£20.00

The Pleasure Dome: The Collected Film Criticism 1935-40

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A collection of the extensive film criticism published by the celebrated author, mostly for The Spectator, with his own introduction. From The Bride of Frankenstein to The Wizard of Oz.

Itchiku Kubota, Edited by Tomoyuki Yamanobe
£20.00

Opulence: The Kimonos and Robes of Itchiku Kubota

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A record of the 1981 exhibition of the work of Itchiku Kubota, bringing modern inspiration to this ancient art.

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