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Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea and the Great Loo-Choo Island by Hall, Basil Captain:

London: John Murray, 1818:. First edition, 8 plates including 6 coloured, 5 engraved maps mainly folding, worn cloth, loose leaves at front. Marvellous account of expedition to little known East China Sea and the Yellow Sea. Visits were made to Korea and …

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Oasis: by Henshaw, Lee:

Parragon Book Services Ltd: 1996: 0-75251-859-3. SIGNED by the band, Noel & Liam Gallagher, Guigsy, Bonehead & Alan White in different inks. Large softback in excellent condition. Highly collectable item from the biggest band of the '90's.…

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More Nonsense by Lear, Edward

Warne & Co., 1889:. Third edition with worn red cloth cover gilt decorated. Endpapers foxed and browned, contents lovely with 104 wonderful illustrations . …

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Gods and Heroes of Old Japan. by Pasteur, Violet M

Kegan Paul, 1906.. First Edition decorated by Ada Galton. Wear on pictorial cloth, contents very good. Wonderful book with 4 coloured plates & illustrations throughout. . …

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The Hive of the Bee-Hunter. by Thorpe, Thomas Bangs

New York: Appleton, 1854.. First edition, worn spine with gilt decorations. Corners worn, foxing throughout, but unusual and fascinating book on ' Peculiar American Character, Scenery and Rural Sports', which include alligator killing and wild tur…

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The Spirit of the Doctor: by Watson, James

Manchester: Cave, 1820:. Blue board later cover containing book of many 'interesting poems' and memoir of Dr Watson. Browning throughout this fascinating book, owned by James Morrison M.P., and this was seen by Conan Doyle and inspired him to use…

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Cricket of To-Day and Yesterday: by Standing, Percy Cross:

London: Jack, 1902:. Two volumes in one 1902 First Edition, 184 pages, gilt edges, 7 colour illustrations and 180 black & white liiustrations. Browning on endpapers, inscription, 9" x 11", fascinating book, lovely black cover. Postage & …

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