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THE LITTLE BOOK OF PASTRIES AND CAKELETS

By: ANON

Price: £25.00

Publisher: LONDON, GEORGE NEWNES Ltd: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121070

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth boards with white titles to spine and front panel.90 x 65 mm approx. Top edge gilt. Pale blue decorative end papers. 96pp incl. publisher's list of other titles in series of "Little Books" all cullinary. Printed in red and black type. Undated [1912] per attribution on Copac by British Library. Hints on pastry making + recipes incl. total cost of ingredients and nos. of persons to serve. A charming little cookery book. VG (Book- light colour rubbing and... View more info

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RAFFIA WORK

By: Anon

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Leicester, THE DRYAD PRESS: 1955

Seller ID: 119760

Condition: VG


P/b VG.49pp. b/w illus. in line & plates. Practical guide.Intro; Stitches, Needles, 53 headings set in 6 parts - Decorative Stistching with Raffia / Raffia winding / weaving / colied basketry / plaiting / animals & figures. Very useful for school handicrafts ,the student and e teacher ,the interested & novice - cottage industry.[ claen covers & pages, No inscsp. no annotation however top edge of initail blank page has been cut away.all else is fine.1955. 8th ed. PLS See ... View more info

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A MONTH AT GASTEIN Or Footfalls in the Tyrol

By: Anon ( Wood, Charles William)

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, R Bentley & Son Publishers in Ordinary to Her Majesty: 1873

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9771

Condition: VG


SCARCE.H/b VG.1st ed.1873. Attractive Gilt decoration to spine & front. Although Undated & the name of the author is not stated the book is attributed to Charles William Wood published in 1873.A.E.G. An account of a month in the Tyrol's taken in May 1870 by the author on the advice of his physician. viii + 317pp VG (Book- college prize book plate dated 1886 to front free end paper. Moderate bumps to bottom corners and a little general shelf wear to extremities. No other ... View more info

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VILLAGE BELLES A TALE OF ENGLISH COUNTRY LIFE

By: ANON (ANNE MANNING)

Price: £65.00

Publisher: LONDON, RICHARD BENTLEY: 1859

Seller ID: 123603

Condition: Good


Publisher's Original Blue Cloth Boards with paper title slip laid to spine, 180 x 120 mm approx. iv + 348 pp. By the author of "Mary Powell". The book was first published in 3 vols in 1833.The copy offered by us is the New and Revised Edition of 1859.A SCARCE title and difficult to source. Good (Book- Cloth boards respectably clean with mild to moderate shelf wear. Chips and soiling to original paper title slip. Previous owner name in ink with earlier deleted gif... View more info

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MEMORABLE EVENTS IN THE LIFE OF A LONDON PHYSICIAN IN THREE PARTS

By: ANON [ Samual Dickson ]

Price: £75.00

Publisher: LONDON, VIRTUE BROTHERS: 1863

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121112

Condition: Good


SCARCE book which is quite difficult to source. Burgundy Shagrin effect cloth boards with black title label and gilt titles to spine. 230 x 150 mm approx. Yellow made end papers, 276pp + 20pp publisher's catalogue dated June 1863. Published anonymously the book is attributed as being the work of Samuel Dickson 1802-1869 a pioneer in the work of Chron-Thermal Medicine, on treating cholera and other diseases and who crusaded against the practice of blood letting and other ... View more info