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The Letters of Alciphron, Aelian and Philostratus with an English Translation by Allen Rogers Benner and Francis H Fobes

By Alciphron, Aelian and Philostratus, translated by Allen Rogers Benner and Francis H Fobes

William Heinemann Ltd.; Harvard University Press. Loeb Classical Library series, London; Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1949. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Clean firm green covers with gilt lettering. Clean pages with some wrinkling. First printing in this edition. One volume of the 1-volume set. Text is in English & Greek. No dust-jacket. Ex-library copy with stamps and labels. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 04118011133. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$18.21

A Tramp's Schooling
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A Tramp's Schooling

By A N Cooper

T Fisher Unwin, London, 1909. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark blue covers with black lettering on the front and gilt lettering on the spine, lightly rubbed at edges, binding is sound but skewed, small nick on half-title. No dust-jacket. North Riding Library, stamps and labels, sound binding, clean pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14518011068. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$11.38

Forty Years in a Moorland Parish, Reminiscences and Researches in Danby in Cleveland
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Forty Years in a Moorland Parish, Reminiscences and Researches in Danby in Cleveland

By Rev. J C Atkinson

MacMillan and Co Limited, 1892. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Rebound in clean green covers with gilt lettering on the spine. Lightly smudged marked on pages 16-19. Illustrations: Castleton Bow Bridge; Ruins of Rafter-Built House in Danby Dale; Danby Castle Bridge, built circa 1386. Maps: Danby and its Surroundings (not present); Parish of Danby (colour and folded). Ex-library, with library plate from North Riding Reference Library. Library stamps and labels, sound binding, clean pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50318011058. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$27.88

Eight Lives Down. The Story of a counter-terrorist bomb-disposal operator's in Iraq. The World's Most Dangerous Job in the World's Most Dangerous Place
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Eight Lives Down. The Story of a counter-terrorist bomb-disposal operator's in Iraq. The World's Most Dangerous Job in the World's Most Dangerous Place

By Chris Hunter

Bantam Press, London etc, 2007. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Light reading crease on spine, lightly rubbed corners. First softcover edition. Crisp clean covers, tight binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0593058658. ISBN/EAN: 9780593058657. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14418011049. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount.. 9780593058657

$10.53

At the Court of the Borgia, being an Account of the Reign of Pope Alexander VI written by his Master of Ceremonies
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At the Court of the Borgia, being an Account of the Reign of Pope Alexander VI written by his Master of Ceremonies

By Johann Burchard; edited and translated by Geoffrey Parker

The Folio Society, London, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Fair. Light bumping on lower edge of front cover. First edition in this translation. Cream slip-case has splits on edges and is lightly marked, fresh covers, tight binding, clean pages and end-papers. Slip case as opposed to dust-jacket . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 08418011035. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$9.10

Nelson
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Nelson

By Carola Oman

The Reprint Society, London, 1950. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition. Lightly marked black covers, deteriorated red spine-label, sound binding, clean pages. Previous owner's name in ink at front. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 75218011014. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$7.68

The Life of Lord Fisher of Kilverstone, Admiral of the Fleet , in two Volumes. Volume One only
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The Life of Lord Fisher of Kilverstone, Admiral of the Fleet , in two Volumes. Volume One only

By Admiral Sir R H Bacon

Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 1 volume only, with black covers and gilt lettering and also decoration to front. Spine ends and corners are lightly bumped and scuffed, light wear on front joint,binding sound, pages and end-papers clean. One volume of the 2-volume set. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 75218011007. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$18.21

Writers of the Day: Henry James
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Writers of the Day: Henry James

By Rebecca West

Nisbet & Co Ltd, London, 1916. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Light blue covers with sunned spine, slight bow to covers, sound binding, darkened end-paper with previous owner's name, clean pages. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14517121056. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$15.93

A Soldiers's Experience or A Voice from the Ranks: Showing The Cost of War in Blood and Treasure etc
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A Soldiers's Experience or A Voice from the Ranks: Showing The Cost of War in Blood and Treasure etc

By T Gowing, Late Sergt. Major 7th Royal Fusiliers

printed for the author by Thos. Forman and Sons, Nottingham, 1899. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Full title: A Soldiers's Experience or A Voice from the Ranks: Showing The Cost of War in Blood and Treasure. A Personal Narrative of the Crimean Campaign from the Standpoint of the Ranks, The Indian Mutiny, and Some of Its Atrocities; The Afghan Campaign of 1863. Also Sketches of the Lives and Deaths of Sir H Havelock K.C.B. and Captain Hedley Vicars. Together with some things not generally known. By One of the Royal Fusiliers Dark blue covers with ornate black and gilt decoration and lettering are lightly rubbed at edges and gently bumped at spine-ends and corners, clean black end-papers, binding is slightly shaken but sound, frontis portrait of author protected by foxed tissue leaf, foxing to title-page, clean slightly darkened pages. Contains a fold-out and single black and white plates. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14417121039. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$21.05

The Life of Colin Campbell, Lord Clyde, Illustrated by Extracts from his Diary and Correspondence, in Two Volumes ( 93rd Highlanders )
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The Life of Colin Campbell, Lord Clyde, Illustrated by Extracts from his Diary and Correspondence, in Two Volumes ( 93rd Highlanders )

By Lieut.-General Shadwell

William Blackwood and Sons, London and Edinburgh, 1881. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Red covers with blind decoration on front and rear, gilt lettering on the spine, spines are rather darkened and wear at spine-ends, corners are lightly rubbed. Paper is split over both internal front hinges but binding is sound. Darkened bookplate for John Womack Wright on inside of front cover of volume I, gift note from same name on reverse of front end-paper and same name on half title. Mark in margin of page 5, Vol I, pages are otherwise clean. All required maps, including fold-out maps are present and crisp and clean. Large map of India at rear of Volume I has a short marginal tear adjacent to the pasted edge. xviii, 457, xii, 489. 2-volume set (complete). No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14417121045. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$122.62

Records of Service and Campaigning in Many Lands, In Two Volumes
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Records of Service and Campaigning in Many Lands, In Two Volumes

By Surgeon General Munro

Hurst and Blackett Limited, London, 1887. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 2 volumes. Red covers with gilt lettering on the spine and gilt crest on the front and blind-printed decoration, sunned spines, small worn area on front joint of volume I, lightly bumped corners and spine-ends, bookplate on inside of front cover of volume I for Maclean of Ardgour, previous owner's name on half-title page of Volume 1, sound binding, clean uncut (untrimmed) pages. 2-volume set (complete). No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 65317121033. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$273.40

Sir Gilbert De Middleton: And the Part He Took in the Rebellion in the North of England in 1317
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Sir Gilbert De Middleton: And the Part He Took in the Rebellion in the North of England in 1317

By Sir Arthur E Middleton

Mawson Swan and Morgan Limited, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, 1918. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Inscribed by Author. Inscribed on the front end-paper by the author in the author's handwriting "Edward Hedley Dent from the Author, January 5, 1929". Includes a loose pristine handwritten letter from the author to "Dent" dated January 5, 1929 on note-paper headed "Belsay Castle, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne". The letter makes reference to Robert de Reymes and Aydon Hall/Castle. Decorative bookplate on inside of front cover of Lily Dent. Clean brown and green covers with gilt lettering and simple decoration, lightly rubbed corners, sound binding, clean pages. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Inscribed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 42417121015. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$115.22

An African Student in China
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An African Student in China

By Emmanuael John Hevi

Pall Mall Press, London and Dunmow, 1963. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Crisp unclipped dustjacket with sunned spine in non-adhesive protective sleeve, black covers are faded -could be caused by damp but inner is not affected, newspaper review pasted to front endpaper alongside previous owner's name, sound binding, clean pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 60817111090. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$18.21

The Memoirs of Philip de Comines: Containing the History of Lewis XI and Charles VIII of France and of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy. Vol. I
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The Memoirs of Philip de Comines: Containing the History of Lewis XI and Charles VIII of France and of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy. Vol. I

By Mr Uvedale

J Brotherton and F Fayram in Cornhill, A Betterworth in Paternoster Row and J Pemberton in Fleet-Street, London, 1723. Second Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Full title: The Memoirs of Philip de Comines: Containing the History of Lewis XI and Charles VIII of France and of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy; To which Princes he was Secretary: As also the History of Edward IV and Henry VII of England. Including that of Europe for almost half the Fifteenth Century: With a Supplement, as also several Original Treaties, Notes and Observations. And Lastly the Secret History of Lewis XI out of a Book call'd The Scandalous Chronicle: And the Life of the Author prefix'd to the whole, with Notes upon it, by the Famous Sleidon. Faithfully Translated from the late Edition of Monsieur Godefroy, Historiographer Royal of France. To which are added Remarks on all the Occurrences relating to England. Vol. I. Full leather binding, front cover detached, front end-paper, binding is otherwise sound, clean pages. Some decorated headers, footers and occasional capitals. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 61317111073. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$33.00

The Life of John Metcalf, commonly called Blind Jack of Knaresborough. With many entertaining anecdotes of his exploits in hunting, card-playing, etc. Some particulars relative to the expedition against the rebels in 1745 etc
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The Life of John Metcalf, commonly called Blind Jack of Knaresborough. With many entertaining anecdotes of his exploits in hunting, card-playing, etc. Some particulars relative to the expedition against the rebels in 1745 etc

By not given

printed and sold by E and R Peck, York, 1795. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Full title: "The life of John Metcalf, commonly called Blind Jack of Knaresborough. With many entertaining anecdotes of his exploits in hunting, card-playing, &c. Some particulars relative to the expedition against the rebels in 1745, in which he bore a personal share; and also a succinct account of his various contracts for making roads, erecting bridges, and other undertakings, in Yorkshire, Lancashire, Derbyshire, and Cheshire; which, for a series of years, have brought him into public notice, as a most extraordinary character. Embellished with a striking half-length portrait". Well-rubbed covers with worn corners, leather spine with wear at both ends and splits on joints, sound binding, darkened pages, title-page and end-paper, previous owner's name (G Wilson, April 24 1810) on front end-paper. Frontis portrait, note on rear end-papers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14817111058. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$130.02

THE FIRST BATTALION OF THE 28TH MARINES ON IWO JIMA A Day-by-Day History from Personal Accounts and Official Reports, with Complete Muster Rolls
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THE FIRST BATTALION OF THE 28TH MARINES ON IWO JIMA A Day-by-Day History from Personal Accounts and Official Reports, with Complete Muster Rolls

By Allen, Robert E; Foreword by Zell Miller

McFarland & Company, Jefferson, North Carolina & London, 2004. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 10" x 7" approx. Crisp clean covers, sound binding, clean pages and inside covers, corners are lightly rubbed. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0786421584. ISBN/EAN: 9780786421589. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 65617111038. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount.. 9780786421589

$51.78

The Merchant Venturers' Servant
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The Merchant Venturers' Servant

By Birch, John P

Cadogan Books, London & New York, 1993. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Originally 'To be sold in aid of the Royal Commonwealth Society for the Blind (Sight Savers)'. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Crisp clean covers, tight binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 1857440943. ISBN/EAN: 9781857440942. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14817111027. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount.. 9781857440942

$3.84

Somerset Maugham and his World
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Somerset Maugham and his World

By Frederic Raphael

Book Club Associates, London. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Near Fine. Crisp clean dust-jacket, fresh covers, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. Sunned dust-jacket spine. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14517111028. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$3.84

Tom Carr. The British Sporting Art Trust - Essay No. 58
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Tom Carr. The British Sporting Art Trust - Essay No. 58

By Stephen Furness

British Sporting Art Trust, Newmarket, 2011. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. 12 pages. Crisp clean covers, sound stapled binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19017111015. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$16.50

The Little Goddess
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The Little Goddess

By Elsna, Hebe

The Romance Book Club, Robert Hale, 1961, London, 1961. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Novel about Catherine Walters (Skittles), lover of the poet Wilfred Seawen Blunt and associated with Edward VII, Gladstone and Kitchener. Unclipped illustrated dust-jacket, blue cloth with black lettering, 189pp. Dust jacket is clean and crisp but spine is darkened with smapp piece missing at top, covers clean and firm, binding tight, pages clean. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10117111003. 50% discount on selected books during January 2018. Prices shown include this discount..

$4.55

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