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Image for THE LITTLE BOOK ON STAMPS S.H.M.

THE LITTLE BOOK ON STAMPS S.H.M.

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Price: £4.00

Publisher: U K, S H M:

Seller ID: 118445

Condition: VG


Small stapled pink booklet VG .copyright. undated no author stated.S H M clrcddmabm UK. Frontis- 1st Adhesive Postage Stamp issued Great Britain 1840, illustrated b/w in line. 23 headings, 48pp.clean copy, sound bindings however staples rusted. no inscsp/ annotion.[ euphemera] PLS See our image View more info

Image for PYCCKME NTPYIIIEYHBIE KOHN [RUSSIAN TOY HORSES] CHEVAUX-JOUETS RUSSES, RUSSISCHE SPIELPFERDCHEN [Pycckuu Cyberhup]

PYCCKME NTPYIIIEYHBIE KOHN [RUSSIAN TOY HORSES] CHEVAUX-JOUETS RUSSES, RUSSISCHE SPIELPFERDCHEN [Pycckuu Cyberhup]

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Price: £20.00

Publisher: MOSCOW, U?game??cmbo: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120686

Condition: Near Fine


H/b 1st ed.1976.Russian Toy Horses.Colour illustrated all Pages. p.118 in English text & P.119 an English List with brief description. Russian text all remaining pages accompanying illus.[ wooden - clay - switches - roots - stump - porcelain] Each locality had its own form attached to horses- characteristic to that particular area. no notable defects to square book, faux leather, gilt titles & dec. to front, No incsp.not clipped.[ unable to decipher/ reproduce some title letters as printed in Cyrillic] Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for TOOL-ROOM PRACTICE PART 1. PLANE SURFACES AND STRAIGHT-EDGES (MACHINERY'S YELLOW BACK SERIES No.13)

TOOL-ROOM PRACTICE PART 1. PLANE SURFACES AND STRAIGHT-EDGES (MACHINERY'S YELLOW BACK SERIES No.13)

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Price: £8.00

Publisher: BRIGHTON , Sussex, THE MACHINERY PUBLISHING CO: 1958

Seller ID: 122180

Condition: Very Good


Orange Card Covers with Black Titles. 215 x 140 mm approx. 64pp Undated reprint. Copyright date1958. Illustrated in line and by b/w photos. Full title on title page - Design of Surface Plates- Methods of Scraping, lapping and testing flat surfaces-straight Edges. VG ( covers a little faded and slight musty smell to book block. No previous owner name, insc. nor annotations. No other notable defects). Please see our image of the actual booklet offered for sale. View more info

Image for TOOL-ROOM PRACTICE PART 5.THE LOCATION OF ACCURATELY SPACED HOLES.(MACHINERY'S YELLOW BACK SERIES No.13D)

TOOL-ROOM PRACTICE PART 5.THE LOCATION OF ACCURATELY SPACED HOLES.(MACHINERY'S YELLOW BACK SERIES No.13D)

By: ---- .

Price: £8.00

Publisher: BRIGHTON , Sussex, THE MACHINERY PUBLISHING CO: 1964

Seller ID: 122182

Condition: Very Good


Orange Card Covers with Black Titles. 215 x 140 mm approx. 64pp Undated reprint. Copyright page silent as to date but circa1964. Illustrated in line and by b/w photos. Full title on title page - Machining holes from centre punch marks- Locating holes with buttons and discs - Locating holes on a circle- Miscellaneous methods of hole locating. VG ( covers a little faded and slight musty smell to book block. No previous owner name, insc. nor annotations. No other notable defects). Please see our image of the actual booklet offered for sale. View more info

Image for CIGARETTE CARD ALBUM CONTAINING 223 CARDS

CIGARETTE CARD ALBUM CONTAINING 223 CARDS

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Price: £30.00

Publisher: LONDON, JOHN PLAYER , LAMBERT & BUTLER: 1933

Seller ID: 123466

Condition: Good


Cigarette Picture Card Album containing 223 cards vis:- Series - Player;s Cricketers 1930 (31) Cards; Players Derby and Grand National Winners [1932/3] (49) cards; John Players Aviary & Cage Bird Series [1930's] (48) cards; Players Boy Scout and Girl Guides Patrol Signs and Emblems [1930's] (47) Cards and Lambert & Butler Footballers [1930/31] (48) Cards) Good (Album- Covers rubbed and soiled with fading near spine. Binding sound - a few retaining tabs broken. Cards Mainly VG+ condition with a very few-good to poor). Please see our images of the album and cards offered for sale. View more info

Image for BEETON'S NEW DICTIONARY of EVERY-DAY GARDENING Constituting a POPULAR CYCLOPAEDIA of The Theory and Practice of HORTICULTURE , FLORICULTURE and POMOLOGY in All Their Various Branches to which Is added a MONTHLY CALENDAR of GARDEN WORK Throughout The Year NEW EDITION Completely Re-Written , Thoroughly Revused & Considerably Exteneded

BEETON'S NEW DICTIONARY of EVERY-DAY GARDENING Constituting a POPULAR CYCLOPAEDIA of The Theory and Practice of HORTICULTURE , FLORICULTURE and POMOLOGY in All Their Various Branches to which Is added a MONTHLY CALENDAR of GARDEN WORK Throughout The Year NEW EDITION Completely Re-Written , Thoroughly Revused & Considerably Exteneded

By: -----

Price: £22.50

Publisher: LONDON, WARD LOCK AND CO: 1899

Seller ID: 5955

Condition: Good -


H/b.New ed.Revised & Extended.Undated c.1899.Red Cloth+ Gilt titles & gilt Rose -motifto front board. Adverts to end papers, 731pp. Chromo- Frontis + 5 other chromo. colour plates+tissue guard with explanatory note to individual plant it covers.: plus over 500 b/w line illustrations.The illustration of old gardening implements, tools & ideas for the garden. Information on garden practice now fallen into disuse or not in common knowledge provides particular interest. Good-[ End papers starting - mull holding- Numerous previous owner names on various preliminary pages. One tissue overlay missing... View more info

Image for TITLED TRAINS in PICTURES from Titled Trains of Great Britain

TITLED TRAINS in PICTURES from Titled Trains of Great Britain

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Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, IAN ALLAN Ltd: 1955

Seller ID: 121446

Condition: Good


Slim P/b Good.An illustrated History / Photographic b/w plates all pages .unpaginated.undated. 2/6 , [ No inscp.tight binding but staples rusted, light edgewear col.rub/fade/loss, fox tan spotting to rear.] An ian Allan Publication from the Ian Allan Range series.Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

Image for UNITED NATIONS Including International Organizations and United Nations Forces STANLEY GIBBONS STAMP CATALOGUE

UNITED NATIONS Including International Organizations and United Nations Forces STANLEY GIBBONS STAMP CATALOGUE

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Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Stanley Gibbons Ltd: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123263

ISBN: 0852597932

Condition: Fine


FINE P/b.Large.Slim.146pp.as new.No inscsp.The only comprehensive, single-volume, listing of all the stamps of the United Nations. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for COLOUR and ART CLASSIC CHRISTMAS Create Your Own Works of Art on these Wonderful Pull-Out-and-Frame Pages

COLOUR and ART CLASSIC CHRISTMAS Create Your Own Works of Art on these Wonderful Pull-Out-and-Frame Pages

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Price: £9.00

Publisher: Bridlington, Peter Haddock Publishing:

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120461

ISBN: 0710515898

Condition: Near Fine


Large laminated P/b with 24 Full-page classic festive scenes to colour and then frame [ colour-in pencil crayon age of child] no inscsp, tight binding internally Fine [ covers near fine, pale mark to rear].Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale.[Undated - Publisher set-up in 1952 ] View more info

Image for THE RELIANT STAMP CATALOGUE [PRICED AND ILUSTRATED ] of the BRITISH COMMONWEALTH 1840-1950 Also BURMA, EGYPY,EIRE, IRAQ,PALESTINE, TRANSJORDAN , TENTH Edition 1950

THE RELIANT STAMP CATALOGUE [PRICED AND ILUSTRATED ] of the BRITISH COMMONWEALTH 1840-1950 Also BURMA, EGYPY,EIRE, IRAQ,PALESTINE, TRANSJORDAN , TENTH Edition 1950

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Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, RELIANT STAMP PRESS Ltd: 1949

Seller ID: 120419

Condition: Good


iIllustrated card covers, staple bound (saddle stitched) 215 x 135 mm approx. 228pp incl. trade adverts. b/w illustrations. Includes war / occupation issues. Good (Covers- Respectably clean, spine intact. Crease to rear. Contents- no previous owner name or insc. nor annotations. Staples a little rusty but binding sound. No annotations. A little loss to top corner of title page of 20 x 10 mm approx not affecting text). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONAL EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP ENGLAND v SPAIN MATCH DAY FOOTBALL PROGRAMME WEDNESDAY APRIL 3rd 1968

FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONAL EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP ENGLAND v SPAIN MATCH DAY FOOTBALL PROGRAMME WEDNESDAY APRIL 3rd 1968

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Price: £7.00

Publisher: WEMBLEY, WEMBLEY STADIUM: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121192

Condition: Very Good


Stapled Illustrated paper back,230 x150 mm approx. 14pp. Very Good ( No notable shelf rubbing or soiling to covers. Vertical "pocketing crease". No annotations). Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

Image for OFFICIAL GUIDE TO BETTWS-Y-COED THE BEAUTY SPOT OF WALES

OFFICIAL GUIDE TO BETTWS-Y-COED THE BEAUTY SPOT OF WALES

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Price: £3.00

Publisher: GLASGOW, JOHN MILLER: 1940

Seller ID: 121631

Condition: Good


Illustrated card covers, stapled paperback. 180 x 120 mm approx. 48pp. Fold out map at rear. Numerous b/w photos credited to Judges Ltd. Paper block of quality china clay paper.Undated circa 1940's as reference made to GWR Railway and the town is referred to as a village. Issued under the auspices of the Bettws-y-Coed Urban District Council. Mr R.E.Humphries, Clerk to the U.D.C. Of interest are the many contemporary trade adverts. Swallow Falls Hotel 7 Guineas Weekly. Good (Covers - shelf wear and general soiling/creasing. Contents clean. Staples a little rusty. No other notable defects). Plea... View more info

Image for NOTTINGHAM FOREST v EVERTON MATCHDAY PROGRAMME,26th DECEMBER 1966

NOTTINGHAM FOREST v EVERTON MATCHDAY PROGRAMME,26th DECEMBER 1966

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Price: £3.00

Publisher: NOTTINGHAM, NOTTINGHAM FOREST FOOTBALL CLUB: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121137

Condition: Very Good


1966.Illustrated stapled programme, 210 x 140 mm approx. 18pp in wraps. VG (Light colour rubbing to covers. No annotations or creasing). Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

Image for CHELSEA v SHREWSBURY TOWN F.A.CUP - FIFTH ROUND FOOTBALL PROGRAMME,5th MARCH 1966

CHELSEA v SHREWSBURY TOWN F.A.CUP - FIFTH ROUND FOOTBALL PROGRAMME,5th MARCH 1966

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Price: £4.00

Publisher: STAMFORD BRIDGE, CHELSEA FOOTBALL & ATHLETIC CO: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121174

Condition: Good


Illustrated stapled programme, 180 X 125mm approx. 22pp in wraps. Good (Light colour rubbing/ soiling to covers.Ink name to top rear margin and some liquid spillage staining to bottom corners of last few pages. No annotations or creasing). Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

Image for BRIGHT & SON'S "ABC" Descriptive Priced Catalogue of World's Postage Stamps Part III- Foreign Countries (Ex-European and Colonies)

BRIGHT & SON'S "ABC" Descriptive Priced Catalogue of World's Postage Stamps Part III- Foreign Countries (Ex-European and Colonies)

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Price: £5.00

Publisher: LONDON, BRIGHT & SON: 1923

Seller ID: 121369

Condition: Good


Cream Cloth Boards with black titles.170 x 110 mm approx. viii + 356 pp. Undated - Twelfth Edition - entries would suggest 1923. Good (Book- covers shelf soiled and with moderate wear. End papers cracked but mull and binding generally quite sound. The cheap quality end papers are browned but text pages fairly bright with no annotations apparent from a quick look through). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for THE DUNLOP GUIDE TO GREAT BRITAIN ( TWELFTH EDITION )

THE DUNLOP GUIDE TO GREAT BRITAIN ( TWELFTH EDITION )

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Price: £15.00

Publisher: CHELTENHAM, ED.J.BURROW & CO FOR DUNLOP RUBBER COMPANY: 1957

Seller ID: 123811

Condition: Very Good


Burgundy Cloth Boards with black titles to spine and front board. 190 x 120 mm approx. Adverts to end papers , 14 pp + 836 pp. Incl the 24 pp Geographia Ltd Road Atlas insert .Attached Bookmark. 12th edition of this comprehensive directory of all things motoring related for the car user in Great Britain. Attributed as 1957 by reference to the List of Registration Index Marks published by H.M.S.O - Revised 1956.The copy offered by us has a variant dust jacket "With the compliments of the Guild of Lady Drivers, Scunthorpe" An interesting item of motoring memorabilia which any owner of a... View more info

STRIKER ANNUAL 1977

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Price: £4.95

Publisher: London, WORLD Distributers [ Manchester ] Ltd: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 9404

ISBN: 0723503621

Condition: VG


Hard Back larger format [ annual ] , col illus boards , profusely illustrated colour+B/W , 12 Pin-Ups in colour [Channon , Harvey , Jardine Suddick , Little , James , Rankin , Hudson , bailey , Hutchinson , Pearson & Macdonald } 78pps , 19 Features , 2 stories , 4 picture stories [ sound binding , no inscsp , minor neat price clipped , very minor coner areas scuff/col loss max3mm View more info

JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY November 1950 Vol LXXV Part 11

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Price: £2.50

Publisher: London, The Royal Horticultural Society: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 8752

Condition: VG


Paperback Stapled card wraps , November 1950 Vol LXXV Part 11 , illustrated 4 colour and 14 mono plates [ double page spread of Inverewe ] , Pages 421 - 460 plus advertising pages before and aft , contents include Wisley in November / Masters Memorial Lectures / mountain plant collections / MB Crane FRS, ALS , VMH / Vernon H Heywood B Sc etc , rusting staples sound , no inscsp / annotation - in very good condition [ hold other journals dated Feb 1960 , May 1959 , June 1956 , May 1956 , March 1956 , April 1956 and March 1954 ] View more info

JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY JUNE 1956 Vol LXXXI Part Six

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Price: £2.50

Publisher: London, The Royal Horticultural Society: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 8755

Condition: VG


Paperback Stapled card wraps , June 1956 Vol LXXXi Part Six , illustrated 9 mono plates , Pages 245 - 288 plus advertising pages before and aft , contents include Wisley / medicinal plants / pests / trials /orchids / awards / A Simmonds VMH / vegetables etc , rusting staples sound , no inscsp / annotation - in very good condition [ hold other journals dated February 1960 , May 1959 , November 1950 , May 1956 , March 1956 , April 1956 and March 1954 ] View more info

JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY MARCH 1956 Vol LXXXI Part Three

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Price: £2.50

Publisher: LONDON, The Royal Horticultural Society: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 8757

Condition: VG


Paperback Stapled card wraps , March 1956 Vol LXXXi Part Three , illustrated 17 mono plates , Pages 1123 - 156 plus advertising pages before and aft , contents include Wisley / bulbs for cold house / insects / dwarf Barberry / late chrysanthemums etc , rusting staples sound , no inscsp / annotation - in very good condition [ hold other journals dated February 1960 , May 1959 , November 1950 , June 1956 , May 1956 , April 1956 and March 1954 ] View more info