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LA NAVIGATION AERIENNE L'AVIATION ET LA DIRECTION DES AEROSTATS
Written by Gaston Tissandier.
Stock no. 2131329
Published by Librairie Hachette Et Cie. 1st 1886. Good condition.

L'Aviation et la Direction des Aerostats dans les temps anciens et modernes (the aviation and direction of airships in old and modern times). Blue paperwraps. B/w illustrations. Text in French. Re-bound with a near matching blue card, front and rear paperwrap covers glued to card for strength, original spine missing. Some hinges broken but binding is generally tight. One or two scattered foxspots else contents clean.
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REMINISCENCES OF A HUNTSMAN
Written by Grantley F. Berkeley. Illustrated by John Leech; G.H. Jalland.
Stock no. 2130938
Published by Edward Arnold. 1897. Almost very good condition.

Cream spine and corners (appears to have been rebound from original), with original brown title label laid down on spine. Colour and 8 b/w plates. Top edge gilt. A New Edition. Darkening and chipping, with some loss to spine and corners. Bumping to corners. Scuffing also to marbled covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Names in ink to free front endpaper. Foxing and browning to outer page edges.
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STABLE TALK AND TABLE TALK: OR, SPECTACLES FOR YOUNG SPORTSMEN (VOLS 1 & 2)
Written by Harry Hieover.
Stock no. 1817634
Published by Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. 2nd 1846. Very good condition.

Two volumes bound in one. Brown leather spine & corners, 5 raised bands to spine and gilt title with horse vignettes. Marbled paper sides and endpapers. B/w frontispiece. Red ribbon page marker. Top edge gilt. A nice, tight binding. Board edges lightly rubbed. Red ribbon page marker is detached but present.
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THE LIFE OF A FOX WRITTEN BY HIMSELF AND EXTRACTS FROM THE DIARY OF A HUNTSMAN
Written by Thomas Smith. Illustrated by Thomas Smith; G.H. Jalland.
Stock no. 1817632
Published by Edward Arnold. 1st thus 1896. Very good condition.

New Edition with the author's illustrations and coloured plates by G.H. Jallard. White vellum spine & corners, black title block to spine with gilt title. Marbled paper sides. Tissue guarded plates. Top edge gilt. Boards grubby and scuffed.Paper board edges worn. Bookplate to front pastedown. Front joint just starting to pull, binding tight. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Tissue guard missing to frontis. All plates present.
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HANDLEY CROSS OR MR. JORROCKS'S HUNT
Written by R.S. Surtees. Illustrated by John Leech.
Stock no. 1817631
Published by Bradbury, Agnew & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1854. Almost very good condition.

Leather spine & corners with gilt title to spine and 5 raised bands. Marbled paper sides. 17 hand-coloured steel engravings, numerous b/w engravings on wood. viii and 550 pages. Rebound. Front and rear joint very tight. Front joint pulled between endpaper and frontispiece. All plates present. Contents grubby.
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BRIGHT-PAGES FOR CHILDREN OF ALL AGES
Written by S. Lecky; E. Lecky. Illustrated by Emily J. Harding.
Stock no. 2130873
Published by Birn Brothers. Circa 1895. Good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Pictorial boards. 24 colour illustrations by Harding. Other b/w illustrations. Heavy wear to covers; bumping; some chipping. Spotting to spine. Front endpaper has edge-tears. Joints appear to have been repaired. Foxing and grubby marks to pages throughout.
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PEN AND PENCIL IN PARLIAMENT
Written by Harry Furniss. Illustrated by Harry Furniss.
Stock no. 1817608
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co.. 1st 1897. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt title. Grey pictorial boards. Humourous political cartoons. Board edges rubbed, corners worn. Free endpapers heavily browned. Some light crinkling to contents and faint dampstaining to margins.
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NOTES ON PENHOW CASTLE
Written by Octavius Morgan; Thomas Wakeman.
Stock no. 2130069
Published by Monmouthshire & Caerleon Antiquarian Association. 1973. Almost very good condition.

Pink cardwraps. Reprint edition. Some surface paper damage to covers.
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THE SEA (2 VOLUMES)
Written by F. Whymper.
Stock no. 2128580
Published by Cassell Petter & Galpin. Very good condition.

Four volumes in two. Three-quarter dark green leather binding. Gilt titles and decorations to spines. B/w illustrations. The Sea, its Stirring Story of Adventure, Peril & Heroism. A few small marks/spotting to covers. Brown mark to rear cover of one volume. Foxing and browning to outer page edges and some page margins. Corner creasing to a few pages. Leather to spine and corners is still lovely and bright.
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A TOUR IN WALES (2 VOLUMES)
No author listed.
Stock no. 2128228
1ST 1778. Almost very good condition.

Leather binding. Many fold-out illustrations. Printed by Henry Hughes. Volume I - MDCCLXXIII. Volume II - MDCCLXX. These books have been rebound, with new leather spines with raised bands; original covers laid down. New endpapers. Heavy wear and scuffing to covers and corners. Volume I - All plates present. Volume II - 7 MISSING. 14 extra plates to list. Volume I - has inscription in ink to prelims; which in part reads: The Notes and corrections in this Volume are in the handwriting of Watkin Williams Esq. of Penbedw, Lord-Lieutenant of the Counties of Denbigh and Merioneth, & M.P. first for Montgomeryshire & afterwards, for Flint Boroughs. Margin correction marks. Some page edges are a little chipped. Page browning. Some foxing. Still look a handsome set on the shelf!
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A TOPOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE COUNTY OF MONMOUTH
Written by John Britton; J. Evans.
Stock no. 2128227
Published by Sherwood, Neely & Jones. Good condition.

Containing an account of its Towns, Castles, Antiquities, Churches, Monuments, Public Edifices, Picturesque Scenery. White title label to spine. Fold-out map to front. 11 engravings. What appears to be a few library stickers; so probably ex-lib. Partially removed sticker to base of spine; couple of ink stamps to prelims. Uneven fading to covers; some chipping to edges and corners. Bumping. Page edge browning; some foxing.
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A NATURAL HISTORY OF THE NESTS AND EGGS OF BRITISH BIRDS (3 VOLUMES)
Written by F.O. Morris.
Stock no. 2128160
Published by John C. Nimmo. 3rd 1892. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt titles to spines, vignettes to front covers and bottoms of spines. This is the 3rd edition, thoroughly revised and enlarged with many new plates. 248 plates (232 originals & 12 extra plates for this edition). Bumping and wear to spines and corners; some fraying to cloth. Heavy wear to some edges. Names in ink to prelim pages. Some hinges are pulled. Page edges of some pages are unopened. Volume 3 - plates 105 + 106 are detached. Foxing.
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