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THE COMPLEAT TALKING MACHINE
Written by Eric Reiss.
Stock no. 1814255
Published by Vestal Press. 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

A guide to the restoration of antique phonographs. Large format, cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0911572554. Corners lightly rubbed. Contents clean.

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AUTOMOBILIA
Written by Michael Worthington-Williams.
Stock no. 1814173
Published by B.T. Batsford; Royal Automobile Club. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A guided tour for collectors of automobilia. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0713416068. A few minor marks to front endpapers. Light page edge browning. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is slightly scuffed.

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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF TOYS
Written by Constance Eileen King.
Stock no. 1609297
Published by Robert Hale. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. In addition to a general historical description of each category, the book includes alphabetical entries on the major manufacturers, and also advice for the collector as well as comments on care and cleaning. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0707917126. Corners bumped. Price-cut wrapper is faded to spine, edge creased and torn.

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THE ULTIMATE DOLLS' HOUSE BOOK
Written by Faith Eaton.
Stock no. 1609296
Published by Dorling Kindersley. 1st 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 0751301124. Spine bumped. Browning to page edges. Wrapper browned at edges.

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THE BRITISH SHOTGUN VOLUME TWO 1871-1890
Written by I.M. Crudgington; D.J. Baker.
Stock no. 1813471
Published by Ashford. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The intricate and elaborately woven story of the evolution and development of the British shotgun between 1871 and 1890. Yellow boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. vi and 250 pages including index. ISBN: 1852531339. Base of spine bumped. Contents fine. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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THE BOOK OF GUNS & GUNSMITHS
Written by Anthony North; Ian V. Hogg.
Stock no. 1813372
Published by New Burlington Books. 1987. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive guide to small arms which traces their development from the uncertain performance of the earliest hand cannon and matchlocks to the devastating firepower of modern submachine guns. Large format, colour and b/w illustrations.

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ROSEWOOD TO REVOLUTION: THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CENTREPIN FISHING REEL
Written by John Stephenson.
Stock no. 1813070
1st 1993. Very good condition.

The rocky path to glory that culminated with the magnificent centrepins of the late Victorian era. Cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations, a few colour photos. 287 pages. A few light scuff marks to covers and text block. Contents clean.

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THE ENGLISH WINDSOR CHAIR
Written by Thomas Crispin.
Stock no. 1813060
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A history of the English Windsor chair, its design and construction. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. xvi and 191 pages including index. ISBN: 0750901179. A few minor marks to dustwrapper.

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THE TREASURES OF CHILDHOOD
Written by Iona Opie; Brian Alderson.
Stock no. 2122414
Published by Pavilion Books. 1st 1989. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The material is drawn from the Opie collection of rare children's books, toys and games. Large format. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1851453342. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.

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THE GOLDEN YEARS OF TIN TOY TRAINS 1850-1909
Written by Paul Klein Schiphorst.
Stock no. 1608418
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1st 2002. Fine condition.

Large format. Blue leather spine, gilt titles. Top edge gilt. Over 1000 illustrations, full colour throughout. 360 pages. ISBN: 187272759X. Contained in a pictorial slipcase in near fine condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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MEDALS AND DECORATIONS OF HITLER'S GERMANY
Written by Robin Lumsden.
Stock no. 1607933
Published by Airlife. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. 191 pages. Illustrated in colour and black & white. ISBN: 1840371781. Wrapper is lightly browned and rubbed at edges.

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SWANSEA PORCELAIN
Written by W.D. John; et al.
Stock no. 2120379
Published by D. Brown & Sons Limited. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Some light fade marks along cover edges. Wrapper is unevenly browned/faded with some edge-creasing and a few grubby marks.

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