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The Big Red Diary 1987: Southern Africa: Victory is Certain

Pluto Press, 1986 An un-used Big Red Diary from 1987. Cover is a little scuffed and slightly creased. Corners and edges are slightly bumped, and there are some small indentations, but mainly only visible when held up to light. Original bookseller's name and address sticker is stuck in bottom corner of inside of back cover. Pages are slightly bumped at corners, but otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. Diary also includes a 1987 directory of anti-apartheid and African campaigning organisations. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$17.82

Tenant's Guide to the 1957 Rent Act

London: L.R.D. Publications Ltd, 1957 23 pages. Previous owner's address written in ink on back page. Pamphlet cover very worn and yellowed, and stained. Pages very yellowed and have some staining. Rust stains in centre of pamphlet, around the staples which hold it together. Cover creased. Condition consistent with age of book. A 1957 guide for housing tenants - concerning rents, repairs and more. . Pamphlet. Good/No Jacket.

$31.35

The Good Trustee Guide

By Dyer, Peter (Editor)

National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO), 2008 264 pages. Book cover is a little scuffed and has some small markings. Corners and edges of book are a little bumped and creased. Spine of book is creased. Book has been creased open at page 44 and 45. Binding of book is visible at this point, when pages are open. Pages all clean, neat and tightly bound. A reference guide for trustees - which includes chapters on board structures, ICT, evaluation, collaborative working, and more.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$20.67

A Guide to Oil Painting, Part II: Landscape from Nature

By Clint, Alfred

George Rowney & Co. 31 pages. No publication year given. Previous bookseller's sticker on top corner of front cover. Cover is scuffed and a little creased, and has some slight bumping to corners and edges. Spine is worn and bumped and a little creased. Previous owner's name and address written in ink on inside of front cover. Previous owner has made notes on various pages in pencil. Pages are very yellowed, and edges are worn and bumped, and have slight musty smell to them. Pages tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. A guide to oil painting landscapes and nature.. Thirty Fifth Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$14.25

Maxwell's Illustrated Colour Dictionary: Volume 1

By Braisier-Creagh, J.P. And Workman, B.A. [Editors]

London: International Learning Systems Corporation Ltd, 1969 International Learning Systems Corporation Ltd, 1969. 424 pages. Cover yellowed and has some scuffing and light marking to front and back. Edges are bumped. Spine is scuffed and faded, and has some bumping to top and bottom. One small ink mark on spine and one small sticker. Page edges are a little stained and well-thumbed. Pages yellowed and with some foxing. Pages all clean and tightly bound. Previous owner's name and date written in ink on first page. Previous bookseller's price has been written in pencil on first page and then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Condition consistent with age of book. Volume 1 Dictionary, with colour illustrations. Please note - as this is a fairly heavy book, postage may be extra - please contact us if you would like more information.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$14.25

Printing Metals

By Fry's Metal Foundries Ltd.

London: Fry's Metal Foundries Ltd. , 1956 Fry's Metal Foundries, 1956. 93 pages. Book is in excellent condition. Top edge is discoloured but pages are clean and tightly bound. Covers have no dust jacket and are lightly discoloured. The history and science of printing with metal type. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.25

The Nonsexist Wordfinder: a Dictionary of Gender-free Usage

By Maggio, Rosalie

Beacon Press , 1989 Beacon Press, 1989. 210 pages. Book is in very good condition.Pages and covers are yellowed with age but clean, neat and tightly bound.Spine is uncreased. Gives nonsexist substitutes for sexist terms and suggests when to exclude certain terms altogether. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.25

The Bike Book
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The Bike Book

By Milson, Fred

Haynes, 2003 178 pages. First page has large smudgy marks. Book otherwise in excellent condition - all other pages clean, neat and tightly bound, some very light scuffing to cover, but only noticeable when held up to light. Spine unbroken. A complete guide to bicycle use and maintenance. . 4th Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.25

The Students Elementary Commercial Book-Keeping

By Fieldhouse, Arthur

A. Fieldhouse and Simpkin, Maeshall & Co. Ltd, 1927 392 pages. Cover is a little scuffed and worn, and slightly marked. Edges and corners of cover are a little bumped. Spine is bumped and a little worn at top and bottom, but uncreased. Previous owner's name and address has been written in ink on title page, then crossed out. Page 75 is creased. Pages are yellowed and have some foxing to edges. Slight musty smell to pages. Pages neat and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. A guide to book-keeping, for students.. Half-Leather. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.25

Great Britain Volume 1: Queen Victoria - Specialised Stamp Catalogue
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Great Britain Volume 1: Queen Victoria - Specialised Stamp Catalogue

By Gibbons, Stanley

Stanley Gibbons Publications Ltd, 1985 Stanley Gibbons Publications Ltd, 1985. 404 pages. Dustjacket a little scuffed and yellowed, and spine faded. Book spine unbroken, and gold title lettering clear and unbroken. Small 'Fenwick Philatelics' address sticker on inside of front cover of book. Pages a little yellowed at edges, and a little marked along top edges. Pages all clean and tightly bound. Collectors stamp catalogue with detailed price listing and reference numbers. . Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$55.58

A Practical Course of Precis Writing: Book Two

By Palser, E.M.

University of London Press Ltd, 1935 184 pages. Book cover is very well worn - scuffed and a little bent, and faded - particularly on the spine. Edges and corners of book are bumped and a little creased. Spine is very worn and creased. Two previous owner's names written in ink on first page - one crossed out. Pages have some foxing to edges, and are yellowed. Some page corners are creased, and previous owner has underlined certain passages and made notes on the page. Bookseller's price has also been written in pencil on first page, then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Condition consistent with age of book. A practical guidebook to the form of precis writing. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$15.66

Starting and Running a PAT Testing Business

By Segaran, Seggy T.

York, UK: First Stop Safety, 2009 140 pages. Book in excellent condition - spine uncreased, pages all clean, neat and tightly bound. Only damage is some very light scuffing/scratching to cover (but only visible when held to light) and some light bumping to book corners. A practical guide to setting up and starting your own PAT (Portable Appliance Testing) Testing business.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.24

Pears Encylopaedia 1984-1985

Pelham Books, 1984 Includes colour atlas of the world. Book cover has been backed in protective plastic - most of plastic is intact, but has creased and torn and partly pulled off along the spine. Book cover is a little scuffed, and corners are a little bumped. Pages are yellowed with age, and edges are worn. Pages mainly tightly bound - although first few pages have pulled away a little from the spine binding.. Ninety Third Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$15.68

Botany By Discovery

By Green, Ethel

J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd, 1933 416 pages. Part of 'Dent's Modern Science' series. Cover in very good condition - edges slightly worn, but otherwise undamaged. Top, bottom and edges of spine are slightly bumped, but spine uncreased. Pages are yellowed with age - particularly at edges. Previous bookseller's price has been written in pencil on inside of front cover, then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. A scientific guide to botany - including black and white diagrams. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$16.75

Manual of the Baratero: Or The Art of Handling the Navajam the Knife, and the Scissors of the Gypsies
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Manual of the Baratero: Or The Art of Handling the Navajam the Knife, and the Scissors of the Gypsies

By Loriega, James (Translator)

Paladin Press, 2005 134 pages. With a Foreword by Maestro Ramon Martinez. Book in excellent, near-new condition. Only damage is some very light scuffing and some indentations to cover, and very slight bumping to top and bottom of spine. Pages all clean, neat and tightly bound. Spine uncreased. A re-printing of the oldest known manual on the art of Spanish knife fighting, and the only known historical text on the subject. Text is in both English and Spanish. . Mass Market Paperback. Fine/No Jacket.

$16.39

The Handyman in the Home: Volume 1, 2 and 3

By Judge, Arthur W. (Editor)

The Caxton Publishing Company Ltd, 1955 Volume 1: 329 pages. Volume 2: 323 pages. Volume 3: 342 pages. Cover of all three books are rather worn and marked, and cover edges a bit bumped. Spines of books are a little marked and bumped at top and bottom, but uncreased. Pages of all three books are yellowed and have foxing to edges and insides. Page edges are uneven and well worn. Musty smell to books pages. Condition consistent with age of books. Please note: all three volumes are to be sold together, as a set. As these are large and heavy books, postage costs may be more than quoted on Abe - please contact us if you would like more information.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$14.96

Mr. Chairman! A Short Guide to the Conduct and Procedure of Meetings

By Hannington, Wal

Lawrence & Wishart, 1966 137 pages. Cover is worn and a little scuffed and has some light staining. Spine creased and worn. Edges and corners of book bumped and a little creased. Previous owner's name written in ink on first page. Pages well worn and creased and yellowed at edges. Previous owner has made some marks in pencil on a few pages. Condition consistent with age of book. A guide to setting up and running formal meetings - for committees, trade unions, public debates, etc.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$23.52

Birth Control Today

By Stopes, Marie C.

London: John Bale, Sons and Danielssson, 1934 237 pages. Top edge of jacket shows signs consistent with age - some tears at corners, and a water mark at top of spine that has also marked the top inch of book cover. Slight foxing and browning of edges, and browning of jacket, but otherwise in excellent condition. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$49.88

Mouldtype Specimen Book: Seventies Major Edition

Preston, England: Mouldtype Foundry Limited 312 pages. Seventies Major Edition. No publication date given. Book cover is very marked and stained and well worn. Edges are marked and scuffed, corners and top and bottom of spine bumped. Pages worn and yellowed at edges, with some foxing. Previous owner has placed stickers on a couple of pages. Previous owners notes written on some pages. Pages have some staining and marking. Pages mainly tightly bound, although some of the centre pages have come a little loose from the binding. A reference for printing typesetters. . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$23.52

A Short Story of the Seaport Liverpool

Liverpool: Mersey Docks & Harbour Board Mersey Docks & Harbour Board. 32 pages. Pages all clean but yellowed with age. Staples holding booklet together have rusted and stained the middle pages a little. Cove is intact but very raggedy at all edges, partly because it is larger than the inner pages. A history of the port of Liverpool with photographs. . Pamphlet. Fair/No Jacket.

$42.76

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