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The writers' and artists' Year Book 1948

By: N/A

Price: £5.10

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1948

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 201813


41st year of issue. Red cloth boards showing spots of damp damage. Large tear to jacket fixed with tape; jacket also chipped bottom of spine, soiled on front. Contents clean and sound. View more info

Whitaker's Scottish Almanack 2000

By: N/A

Price: £3.19

Publisher: London, Stationery Office Books: 1999

Seller ID: 104566


rubbing along the edges and ends of the cover and bumps to the ends. View more info

Who's Who 1977: An Autobiographical Dictionary

By: N/A

Price: £12.74

Publisher: London, Adam & Charles Black: 1977

Seller ID: 162681


An autobiographical dictionary of famous people. Book condition: spine a little crinkled and loose but binding is intact and cover is in clean condition. View more info

Cataloguing Rules : Author and Title Entries

By: N/A

Price: £12.74

Publisher: London, The Library Association: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 168311


Large format, red cloth cover, corners are rubbed, spine is bumped top and tail and sun darkened, signed on FEP by owner, quite a lot of lightly penciled notes in margins. Ex-library with minimal stamps. View more info

Anuario General De Espana 1957 (Tomo I - IV)

By: N/A

Price: £159.17

Publisher: 1957

Seller ID: 021122


Tomo I: Spine break at FEP, page block is partly detached from cover and spine. (CCXII + CD + 1813 pages + ads) Tomo II: Spine break at FEP (2469 pages + ads) Tomo III: Partial spine break at inside cover (2504 pages + ads) Tomo IV: Exposed hinge at inside cover (2531 pages + ads) All books have been used and do show signs of use, but text in each is clean and bright. Please email for shipping options / cost. Free shipping within the UK. View more info

Pearl Cyclopaedia

By: N/A

Price: £12.74

Publisher: London, Houghton & Gunn:

Seller ID: 021145


Gilt page block; spine is slightly rubbed at top and bottom. General wear to covers. Marking on leather spine in 'Encyclopedia', title page suggests reference library an dpublisher's details. Preface suggests its a pocket edition of the Pearl Cyclopaedia. measure 5inches x 3 inches. Green boards View more info

The Hutchinson Softback Encyclopedia

By: N/A

Price: £1.92

Publisher: London, Random House: 1991

Seller ID: 072890


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Kelly's Handbook to the Titled, Landed & Official Classes for 1900.

By: N/A

Price: £123.82

Publisher: London, Kelly's Directories Limited: 1900

Seller ID: 010075


Hardcover in very good condition. No jacket. Marbelled page block, bright red boards with gilt lettering and decorations almost As New. 1493 pages plus 28 ads. Rear board has International Fur Store advert. An astonishingly well preserved time capsule of late Victorian aristocracy. Photos/Scans available. Twenty Sixth Edition. View more info

Charities Digest 1992

By: N/A

Price: £3.19

Publisher: London, The Family Walfare Association: 1992

Seller ID: 016763


creasing on the cover, spine worn down the edges, sticker on the cover, withdrawn written on the FEP in red pen and the inside covers have stamp marks, stamps on the page block, View more info

Whitaker's Almanack, 1988

By: N/A

Price: £2.23

Publisher: Farmington Hills, Michigan, U.S.A., Gale Group: 1987

Seller ID: 016833


creasing to the edges of the cover, withdrawn written on the FEP in pen and stamps on the inside covers, View more info

Household Food Consumption and Expenditure 1989

By: N/A

Price: £12.74

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1990

Seller ID: 017748


sticker marks on the cover, stickers, stamps and library pocket on the inside of the cover and on the FEP. A survey which provides answers on the diet and food expenditure of the average British household and how it is changing. Statistics are included on overall and regional levels of food spending, and household composition and income groupings, with an analysis of the nutritional value of the diet View more info

Catalogo De Importadores, Exportadores Y Productores Espanoles (Catalogue of Spanish Importers, Exporters and producers)

By: N/A

Price: £61.10

Publisher: Madrid, 1955

Seller ID: 021110


Datos oficiales de los registros oficiales del Ministerio de Comercio. Spine break at FEP. Includes Notes and Contents / Summary text in English. 1500 pages View more info

Skinner's Wool Trade Directory of the World 1958-59

By: N/A

Price: £41.81

Publisher: Bradford, Thomas Skinner & Co: 1959

Seller ID: 021113


Tabbed pages. Rather serious chipping and wear to spine (spine cover is split along back cover edge), though page block remains tight and bright. 982 pages peppered with ads. View more info

Japanasia Japan Trade Directory 1957

By: N/A

Price: £44.57

Publisher: Japanasia Information Service, Inc.: 1957

Seller ID: 022404


Spine break at back inside cover. 710 pages of companies and adverts. View more info

Bottin d'Outre-Mer 1962

By: N/A

Price: £30.57

Publisher: Paris, Didot Bottin: 1962

Seller ID: 022859


5 Tabbed sections, 1995 pages plus ads. View more info

World Markets Directory: The International Trade Index of Importers & Exporters

By: N/A

Price: £50.94

Publisher: New York, Bardeen Press: 1949

Seller ID: 022861


Minor rubbing to red board corners and edges. 1498 pages. Please email for shipping options and cost. Some red marks to Commodity Index Pages. View more info

World Markets Directory: The International Trade Index of Importers & Exporters

By: N/A

Price: £50.94

Publisher: New York, Bardeen Press: 1948

Seller ID: 022921


Minor rubbing to red board corners and edges. 1290 pages. Please email for shipping options and cost. Bump to bottom front cover. View more info

Laurie's Tables of Simple Interest at 5, 4 1/2, 4, 3 1/2, 3, 2 1/2 & 1/4 Per Cent, Per Annum

By: N/A

Price: £14.01

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1904

Edition: Forty-Second Edition

Seller ID: 022923


Tables of Compound Interest and interest on large sums for a single day at the same rates with Copious Tables of Commission or Brokerage from One-Eighth to Ten Per Cent. Cover of spine is detached and missing, covers are held on by luck and tenacity. text is clean and tight. View more info

The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

By: N/A

Price: £15.93

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1979

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 023029


A reference book which includes quotations from many twentieth-century writers, as well as from earlier writers under-represented in previous editions View more info

The Student's Romanised Practical Dictionary Hindustani-English and English-Hindustani

By: N/A

Price: £12.74

Publisher: Ram Narain Lal: 1946

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 028478


substantial foxing to spine and covers, title page half-detached; waterstains on pages 1-4. Stitching is not the strongest but book has managed to remain intact and surprisingly tight View more info

Which? 1960

By: N/A

Price: £22.29

Publisher: Which? Books: 1960

Seller ID: 030428


Bound Collection of Which? Magazines from 1960. A Consumer reporting magazine that examines Baldness treatments, detergents, electric light bulbs, fly killers, hormone creams, pet foods, sunlamps, zip fasteners and more. View more info

Stock Index 2001 (The Index to Specialist Stock Libraries)

By: N/A

Price: £3.19

Publisher: London, Premierpaper: 2001

Seller ID: 030800


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The Universal Home Doctor Illustrated

By: N/A

Price: £4.78

Publisher: London, Odhams Press Ltd:

Seller ID: 033125


Full page illustration of the male anatomy at the beginning of the book is in colour and the man in question has pants to retain some modesty. The Black & White full page full page illustration of the female anatomy makes so such concession. Illustrated throughout with a variety of line drawings and photos. No date indicated but this photos and advice suggest no later than the 1930s. 832 pages View more info

Euro Guide: Yearbook of the Institutions of the European Union

By: N/A

Price: £25.47

Publisher: Belgium, Editions Delta: 2003

Seller ID: 033840


Twentieth Edition. Ex-library with the usual stickers and stamps on the inside of the cover, FEP and pon the page block. View more info

Eurosource Volume II - 2005

By: N/A

Price: £54.12

Publisher: London, Co-published by Dod's Parliamentary Communications and Publications Professionnelles Parlementaires SAS with the participation of Huveaux PLC: 2005

Seller ID: 036070


A Who's Who directory of EU members, committess and commissions. Fully indexed. View more info

Institute of Healthcare Management Yearbook 2003/2004

By: N/A

Price: £6.09

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, The Stationery Office/Tso: 2003

Seller ID: 038165


Library stickers and stamps on the spine, insideof the cover, FEP, catalogue page and on the page block. View more info

The Europa Directory of International Organizations

By: N/A

Price: £48.72

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Europa Publications Ltd: 2001

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 040481


Library sticker to spine, inside cover and FEP. Stamp to page block. Text is clean, tight and bright. Appears unread. An extensive and unequalled one-volume guide covering over 1,700 international and regional organizations. This title provides detailed and accurate information on a wide spectrum of international organizations from the UN to the International Council for Science. Features include: * Introductory articles such as: An Introduction to International Orga... View more info

The Times 1000, 1994

By: N/A

Price: £15.92

Publisher: London, Times Books: 1993

Seller ID: 041258


FEP has been ripped out and is missing, sticker on the spine and a stamp on the catalogue page. minor rubbing at the ends of the cover., This business reference features tables which rank the top 1000 companies in Europe and the 1000 in the UK by their turnover, detailing exports, profits, employees and net assets. The names of chairmen and managing directors are listed, while the index gives full addresses and telephone numbers. The listings include: the top 50 companie... View more info

The Times 1000 1992-1993

By: N/A

Price: £15.92

Publisher: London, Times Books: 1992

Seller ID: 041260


FEP has been ripped oput and is missing, sticker on the spine and a stamp on the catalogue page. rubbing at the ends of the cover and spine., The latest edition of an annually revised and updated directory of business listings, complete with tables, graphs and statistics. Features 5-year analyses of the top 100 British and European companies, with in-depth break-downs of business trends in Europe, the USA and the Pacific Rim. View more info

Register of Chiropractors 2002

By: N/A

Price: £3.52

Publisher: London, General Chiropractical Council: 2002

Seller ID: 044708


Library stickers on the spine and front cover, library stamps on the back of the front cover, page edges and first page, blackening bottom page corner View more info

Graduate Medical Education Directory 1997-1998

By: N/A

Price: £12.09

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Amer Medical Assn: 1997

Seller ID: 045918


usual stickers and stamps on the inside of the cover, FEP and on the page block. creasing to the ends of the cover View more info

Kelly's Handbook to the Titled Landed and Official Classes 1959

By: N/A

Price: £10.74

Publisher: London, Kelly's Directories Ltd: 1959

Seller ID: 047838


minor rubbing at the ends of the cover and a crease going down the spine, Text is wonderfully clean, tight and bright View more info

Directory of Literary Translators

By: N/A

Price: £6.37

Publisher: London, The British Centre for Literary Translation:

Seller ID: 048651


FEP has becopme detached from the folder. View more info

The Pronouncing Pocket Dictionary

By: N/A

Price: £1.28

Publisher: William Collins, Sons & Co., Ltd.:

Seller ID: 063454


No date and edition stated. Noticeable softening and chipping to top and bottom of spine; wear to boards; first inner hinge slightly torn; light browning to pages; writing in pencil on BEP. View more info

The New Joy of Knowledge Encyclopedia, Vol. 1: The Human Body

By: N/A

Price: £1.28

Publisher: London, Oriole Publishing Ltd.: 1989

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 079545


numerous colour illustrations, small spot on the top of front cover, text and illustrations clean and tight View more info

Resources Directory for Promoting Health at Work

By: N/A

Price: £1.28

Publisher: London, Health Education Authority: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 082151


library sticker on spine and page 1; library stamp on page 1; text tight and bright View more info

Western Europe, 2006 (Europa Regional Surveys of the World)

By: N/A

Price: £175.09

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Routledge: 2006

Seller ID: 084661


Slightly wear to corners of boards, text clean and tight. Eighth Edition View more info

Official Directory of the European Union 2005

By: N/A

Price: £19.08

Publisher: Luxembourg, Belgium, Office for Official Publications of the European Communities: 2005

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 084685


top layer of paper on tail of spine is ripped off, creasing to bottom corner of back cover, text clean and tight View more info

International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who, 2006, The

By: N/A

Price: £79.59

Publisher: Leiden, The Netherlands, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers: 2005

Seller ID: 084721


This volume includes international and national organisations, countries of the world and 6,000 biographies of leading personalities in public life. Gilt lettering to spine and front cover, d/j is plastic protected, text clean and tight. Very heavy! 53rd Edition View more info

Bookdealers in North America: A Directory of Dealers in Secondhand and Antiquarian Books in Canada and the Unites States of America 1980-82

By: N/A

Price: £6.37

Publisher: London, Sheppard Press: 1980

Seller ID: 085754


Very Good Hardback. Good dust jacket is sunned on spine & a bit grubby. 3 small pen marks in margins, otherwise clean text. xxviii. + 396p. View more info

Pocket Atlas of the World

By: N/A

Price: £1.28

Publisher: Scotland, Geddes & Grosset: 2002

Seller ID: 092102


Very Good+ Pocket Size Paperback. Clean copy. 192p. View more info

British Instruments: Directory and Buyers' Guide 1960

By: N/A

Price: £12.75

Publisher: London, United Science Press Ltd.: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102686


Gilt lettering to spine and front cover, small tears to top edge of d/j, large tear to bottom edge of d/j, minor softening to tail of spine, text is clean, bright and tight throughout. Very heavy! View more info

Collins Gem English Dictionary

By: N/A

Price: £1.28

Publisher: Glasgow, United Kingdom, HarperCollins Publishers: 1992

Seller ID: 106031


Small-sized volume. Over 60,000 words. Minor soiling and foxing to page block, yellowing to page edges, small crease and tear to top corner of page 191, creasing to top corners of pages 619-626, otherwise text is clean, bright and tight throughout. View more info

The Calendar of the University of Wales for the Academic Year 1899, 1900

By: N/A

Price: £9.56

Publisher: Newport, Mon., England, Mullock and Sons: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112913


Red cover looks a little worn with sun faded spine and lightly bumped corners. Age stain on FEP and BEP. Pages are clean and bright. View more info

Directory of Booksellers Association Members, 1990/91

By: N/A

Price: £2.56

Publisher: London, The Booksellers Association: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143900


Cover and contents in very good condition. Light waterstain on top of page block. View more info

Willings Press Guide 2007 V2: Western Europe

By: N/A

Price: £44.57

Publisher: London, Willings: 2007

Seller ID: 145991


Library sticker to spine, inside cover and FEP. Stamp to FEP and page block. Text is clean, tight and bright View more info

The Oxford Dictionary of English Grammar

By: N/A

Price: £3.83

Publisher: Oxford UK, Oxford University Press: 1994

Seller ID: 186113


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Collins Concise Encyclopedia

By: N/A

Price: £6.37

Publisher: U.K., Book Club Associates: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 200348


Some sunning and edgewear to the dust jacket. Clean, bright and tight. View more info

MYB Municipal Year Book (Vol. 1 & 2)

By: N/A

Price: £39.48

Publisher: Hemming: 2008

Seller ID: 200642


Sound publication with clean pages and clear content. Typical (but minimal) library markings. View more info

The Dictionary of National Biography - the Concise dictionary, Part II (1901-1950), Being an Epitome of the Twentieth Century D.N.B. Down to the end of 1950

By: N/A

Price: £2.56

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition, Third Impression

Seller ID: 211464


Third printing, 1967. Jacket price clipped, torn corner fixed with tape. Otherwise very good condition: boards unmarked, contents clean and sound throughout. View more info