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LIVES OF THE ENGINEERS
Written by Samuel Smiles.
Stock no. 2139229
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

James Brindley; John Smeaton; Matthew Boulton and James Watt; John Rennie; Thomas Telford; George and Robert Stephenson; and Isambard Kingdom Brunel. Abridged edition. Brown pictorial cloth, black title label with gilt title to spine. Coloured illustrated endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. Introduced by Asa Briggs and Edited by C.J. Shepherd. 4th printing. Some foxing to outer page edges. Slip case is generally very good - some marks and scuffs, a few knocks to edges.

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GOODBYE TO ALL THAT
Written by Robert Graves; Raleigh Trevelyan.
Stock no. 2139220
Published by Folio Society. 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Autobiography. Grey-green decorated cloth. B/w photos. Introduction by Trevelyan. Spine is faded, with wear to title label. Slip case is very good - A few scuff marks and some light wear.

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PIONEER BUSH PILOT: THE STORY OF NOEL WIEN
Written by Ira Harkey.
Stock no. 2139209
Published by University of Washington Press. Circa 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

White cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 029595339X. Bumping along cover edges, with foxing/browning. Small inscription in ink to bottom of half-title page. Browning to pages. Wrapper has top corner of front flap cut off; chipping and tears with loss to top and tail of spine, corners and a couple of edges.

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NELSON AND EMMA
Written by Roger Hudson.
Stock no. 2139081
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1994. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour and b/w illustrations. Dark blue cloth spine with gilt title. Ivory boards. Colour pictorial onlay to front. Spine is a bit browned. Contents are still excellent! Slip case is very good - some browning to cover edges.

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TINTORETTO: TRADITION AND IDENTITY
Written by Tom Nichols. Illustrated by Jacopo Robusti Tintoretto.
Stock no. 2139029
Published by Reaktion Books. 1st 1999. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Maroon boards with white title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1861890435. Some marks to covers. Wrapper is faded to spine with some edge-creasing.

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LUCAS CRANACH THE ELDER
Written by Mirela Proske. Illustrated by Lucas Cranach.
Stock no. 2138992
Published by Prestel. Circa 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. 94 numbered pages. ISBN: 9783791338507. Some cover corner creasing.

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STANLEY SPENCER RA
No author listed. Illustrated by Stanley Spencer.
Stock no. 2138966
Published by Royal Academy of Arts; Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations. To accompany the exhibition 20th September - 14th December 1980. ISBN: 0297778315. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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BLESSINGTON-D'ORSAY: A MASQUERADE
Written by Michael Sadleir.
Stock no. 2138955
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition.

Green cloth spine, pink decorated boards. Spine is browned; some grubby marks. Page browning. Slip case is generally very good - some browning to edges and grubby marks; small nicks to corners.

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A CHILDHOOD AT GREEN HEDGES
Written by Imogen Smallwood.
Stock no. 2138954
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A fascinating insight into what life was actually like within the walls of the famous Green Hedges (Enid Blyton's home). Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0416126324. Some page edge browning. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased with some browning.

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INVESTIGATING JAN VAN EYCK
Written by Susan Foister; Sue Jones; Delphine Cool.
Stock no. 2138947
Published by Brepols Publishers. Circa 2000. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. The National Gallery. ISBN: 2503507328. Some cover corner creasing.

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JACOPO SANSOVINO: ARCHITECTURE AND PATRONAGE IN RENAISSANCE VENICE
Written by Deborah Howard.
Stock no. 2138926
Published by Yale University Press. 1987. Very good condition.

Jacopo Sansovino was one of the major artists forced to flee the sack of Rome in 1527. This book represents an attempt to fill in the historical background to his remarkably varied range of architectural commissions and to allow a more perceptive assessment of his achievement. Card wraps. Large format. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0300038909. Spine is browned and creased. Browning to cover edges and to page edges. 2nd printing, with corrections.

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GRUFFUDD AP CYNAN: A COLLABORATIVE BIOGRAPHY
Written by K.L. Maund.
Stock no. 2138923
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Studies In Celtic History Series. Green boards, silver title to spine; title label to front cover. ISBN: 0851153895.

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