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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

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0117022519

Condition: Good


rubbing along the edges and ends of the cover and bumps to the ends. 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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 009177134x

Condition: Very Good


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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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0900954485

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0850211786

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0112428975

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Acceptable


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 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

Condition: Acceptable


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

Condition: Very Good


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

The Universal Home Doctor Illustrated

By: N/A

Price: £4.78

Publisher: London, Odhams Press Ltd:

Seller ID: 033125

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 2802901613

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0905702522

Condition: Very Good


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

The Europa Directory of International Organizations

By: N/A

Price: £24.50

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

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 040481

ISBN: 1857430948

Condition: Very Good


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 Organizations and Challenges Facing the International System in the 21st Century * A chronology charting the historical developme... View more info

The Times 1000, 1994

By: N/A

Price: £15.92

Publisher: London, Times Books: 1993

Seller ID: 041258

ISBN: 0723005133

Condition: Good


FEP has been torn 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 companies in the world; the top 1000 UK companies; the top 1000 European companies; the top 100 US companies; the top 100 Japanese comp... View more info

The Times 1000 1992-1993

By: N/A

Price: £15.92

Publisher: London, Times Books: 1992

Seller ID: 041260

ISBN: 0723004544

Condition: Good


FEP has been torn out 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

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

ISBN: 0899708358

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good


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

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

By: N/A

Price: £175.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Routledge: 2006

Seller ID: 084661

ISBN: 1857433157

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 9278403024

Condition: Good


top layer of paper on tail of spine is torn 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

ISBN: 9004147748

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 1855343266

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Pocket Size Paperback. Clean copy. 192p. 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

ISBN: 0907972268

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0955174570

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0198613148

Condition: Good


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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

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0707971039

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Index to Rocque's Plan of London

By: N/A

Price: £14.97

Publisher: Kent / Chichester, Harry Margary / Phillimore and Co: 1971

Seller ID: 256067

Condition: Good


No jacket. Includes tipped-in map of London and index of places. Grubby marks on boards, with some light creases on front and minor dents on upper and lower edges. Leading corners bent and worn. Spine is bumped on head and foot. All pages within are bright and clean with tight binding and clear content. TS View more info

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs

By: N/A

Price: £5.74

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1982

Seller ID: 262929

Condition: Good


Hardcover. Jacket has minor shelfwear, small tear on upper front edge, approx 2-3cms, on lower back edge, approx 2cms, and upper back edge, approx 1cm. Edges and corners are slightly rubbed/worn. Page block head and face slightly yellowed. Book smells slightly smokey. Pages are clean and crisp. BW View more info

Commision of Inquiry: Report, University of Oxford, 1997

By: N/A

Price: £9.87

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1997

Seller ID: 263108

Condition: Good


Binding very well preserved although with very slight edgewear and superficial surface wear. Contents clean and sound throughout. MB View more info

I Grandi Dizionari Garzanti: Business English: Italiana-Inglese: Inglese-Italiano

By: N/A

Price: £24.70

Publisher: Italy, Garzanti Linguistica: 1993

Seller ID: 266455

ISBN: 884800301X

Condition: Very Good


Boxed hardcover. Card box is sunned and a little scuffed, with one or two light creases and some edge wear. Dust jacket is in very good clean condition, with no defects noted. Light surface scratch near upper edge of back board. Spine ends marginally bumped. Leading corners slightly bent. Pages clean and clear. Contents sound. AF View more info

Svensk-Engelsk Ordbok

By: N/A

Price: £12.42

Publisher: Stockholm, Sweden, Natur Och Kultur: 2001

Seller ID: 266675

ISBN: 9127570525

Condition: Very Good


No dust jacket. Hardcover. Swedish-English dictionary. Light dust residue on page block face. Hardcover spine a little sunned and dented. Item is otherwise in very good condition. AF View more info

Large Print English Dictionary

By: N/A

Price: £2.23

Publisher: Bridlington, Yorkshire, U.K., Peter Haddock Limited: 1999

Seller ID: 266702

ISBN: 0710511124

Condition: Good


Softcover. Small creases near lower inner corner of front cover and on front cover lower edge. One or two small indentations and surface scratches on covers. Marginal wear on leading corners and spine ends. Page block sunned. Pages sunned but clean. Text clear. AF View more info

Large Print English Dictionary

By: N/A

Price: £2.23

Publisher: Bridlington, Yorkshire, U.K., Peter Haddock Limited: 1999

Seller ID: 266704

ISBN: 0710511124

Condition: Good


Softcover. Covers have some light surface scratches. Marginal wear on spine ends. Page block sunned. Pages sunned but clean. Text clear. AF View more info

The Comprehensive English-Russian Scientific and Technical Dictionary, Volumes I & II

By: N/A

Price: £25.47

Publisher: Moscow, Russky Yazyk Publishers: 1991

Seller ID: 266743

ISBN: 5200017947

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover volumes, without jackets as intended. Volume I has slightly bumped spine ends. Volume II has slightly bumped edges, leading corners and spine ends. Contents are sound and clean, and the text is clear. TH. View more info

Routledge German Dictionary of Environmental Technology Worterbuch Umwelttechnologie Deutsch Englisch/Englisch Deutsch

By: N/A

Price: £37.56

Publisher: London & New York, Routledge: 1997

Seller ID: 266807

ISBN: 0415112435

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. No jacket as intended. Light shelfwear on cover. Pages are bright, clean, crisp, in excellent condition. BW View more info

The New World Comprehensive Korean-English Dictionary

By: N/A

Price: £36.96

Publisher: Seoul, Korea, The Si-Sa-Yong-O-Sa Publishers: 1979

Seller ID: 266904

Condition: Very Good


Korean and English language. Large hardcover volume in card slip-case, with paper sleeve band. Card slip-case has worn and bumped edges, with some scratches and marks front and rear, and marker pen on head. Hardcover and sleeve within protective film wrapper. Item is in excellent condition throughout, with sound binding, clean pages and clear text. TH. View more info

The New World Comprehensive Korean-English Dictionary

By: N/A

Price: £36.96

Publisher: Seoul, Korea, The Si-Sa-Yong-O-Sa Publishers: 1979

Seller ID: 266905

Condition: Very Good


Korean and English language. Large hardcover volume in card slip-case, with paper sleeve band. Card slip-case has worn and bumped edges, with some scratches and marks front and rear. Case's front spine-side and head of spine are quite bumped and dented. Hardcover and sleeve within slightly scored protective film wrapper. Front hardcover board has slightly bent upper leading corner, and dented upper edge; item is otherwise in excellent condition throughout, with sound binding, clean pages and clear text. TH. View more info