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BRITISH DOGS AT WORK
Written by A. Croxton Smith. Illustrated by G. Vernon-Stokes.
Stock no. 2140849
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1906. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Blue, black and brown decorations to spine and front cover. 20 colour plates. A and C Black Colour Book in the 7/6 Series. Spine is browned, with wear. Some grubby marks to covers. Frontis is detached, but loosely inserted. Foxing and browning to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.

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THE ITALIAN LAKES
Written by Richard Bagot. Illustrated by Ella Du Cane.
Stock no. 2138991
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1908. Almost very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Blue pictorial cloth showing image of lake and reflections, surrounded by vine and grapes design to front cover and spine. Gilt titles to front cover and spine. 68 tissue-guarded colour plates. 2 page original booklist, plus 4 page additional booklist (reprint). Wear to cover edges. Bumping to corners. Front endpaper has possibly been reinserted and glued. Rear joint is cracked and weakening; can see stitching. Page edge browning and some foxing.

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THE A & C BLACK COLOUR BOOKS
Written by Colin Inman.
Stock no. 2137674
Published by Werner Shaw Ltd.. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The definitive bibliography of over 800 books in 50 different series. Also inlcuded is an alphabetical list of authors and artists. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0907961053. A few very light foxspots to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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BUCKINGHAMSHIRE AND BERKSHIRE
Written by G.E. Mitton. Illustrated by Sutton Palmer.
Stock no. 2137603
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1920. Very good condition.

Green decorated cloth., gilt title to spine, dark title to front cover. 60 colour plates and folding sketch map. 20 shilling series A. & C. Black Colour Book in the 20 shillings series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.

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THE ROMAN SOLDIER
Written by Amedee Forestier; Ian A. Richmond. Illustrated by Amedee Forestier.
Stock no. 2137598
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1928. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with black titles and vignettes to spine and front cover. Some Illustrations Representative of Roman Military Life With Special Reference to Britain. 15 Colour plates. Others in photogravure. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven darkening and fading to cover edges and spine. Some grubby marks and wear to covers. A few hinges are pulled - especially page 33 and 113.. Some foxing/browning.

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THE WORLD
Written by Ascott R. Hope.
Stock no. 2137592
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1915. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine, blind decorations to both spine and front cover. Peeps at Many Lands. 32 full page colour illustrations. New edition. Spine and covers are a bit browned with some grubby marks. Some foxing and browning throughout.

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PARIS
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137590
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Decorations to spine and front cover. 24 plates. A and C Black 6 Shillings Series. Top edge gilt.185 pages plus 6 page original booklist/advertisements. Spine is faded. Some marks and spotting to covers. Hinges are pulled. Foxing.

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TYROL
Written by W.A. Baillie-Grohman. Illustrated by E. Harrison Compton.
Stock no. 2137589
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1911. Almost very good condition.

Grey/brown cloth with gilt title to spine; red titles with red/green decorations to front cover. Gilt and green decorations to spine. Top edge gilt. 24 colour plates. A & C Black 5 Shillings Series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some red crayon annotations (e.g. page 115 and rear pastedown). Some pages have a bit ragged edges.

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OXFORD
Written by Edward Thomas. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2137587
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1903. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt design and titles on front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. 3200 copies. A. & C. Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. 60 tissue-guarded colour plates. Spine is browned and bumped, with a little chipping/splitting to cloth at corners. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown and front endpaper. Foxing. Arms of Colleges cards are stuck to 3 pages of prelims and verso of last text page of book and each chapter heading page thoroughout.

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GALLOWAY
Written by J.M. Sloan. Illustrated by James Faed.
Stock no. 2137585
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Dark decoration. 24 colour plates and one in b/w. A and C Black Colour Book in the 6 Shillings Series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning with darkening marks to covers and spine. Small name in ink to front pastedown. Browning to plates at top gutter corner. Browning to contents. Some hinges are pulled.

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FORGED EGYPTIAN ANTIQUITES
Written by T.G. Wakeling.
Stock no. 2137583
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1912. Good condition.

Green/blue cloth with gilt title to spine, small pictorial onlay to front cover, with blind borders. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Ex-lib. with many markings; to base of spine, front endpaper/pastedown; verso of title page. Blind stamps to plates. Page corner tips are worn - including plates. Page 67 - grubby mark. A reading copy.

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SALMON FISHING
Written by W. Earl Hodgson.
Stock no. 2137582
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1906. Good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Gilt vignettes to spine and front cover. Colour frontis plus 7 colour plates. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some splits and chips to spine. Bookplate to front pastedown. Newspaper cuttings to prelims and rear pages of book. Crayon and pencil annotations/underlining/margins, where this book has been previously used. Foxing.

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