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JOHN COTTON'S BIRDS OF THE PORT PHILLIP DISTRICT OF NEW SOUTH WALES 1843-1849
Written by Allan Mcevey. Illustrated by John Cotton.
Stock no. 1818350
Published by Collins. 1st 1974. Nearly fine condition.

Large oblong format. Limited edition of 850 of which 800 are for sale. Brown & white mottled cloth with brown titles. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0002114399. Copy 17 (of 850). A few minor foxspots present. Contained in publisher's slipcase with pictorial onlay to one side in almost very good condition being unevenly faded and having tape marks to one side.
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THE RABBIT SKIN CAP
Written by George Baldry; Lilias Rider Haggard. Illustrated by Edward Seago.
Stock no. 1818313
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st thus 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Tale of a Norfolk Countryman's Youth. Written in his old age by George Baldrey and edited by Haggard. The Norfolk Library series. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0851150454. A few minor foxspots to pictorial boards. Browning to top of text block. Large inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Price-cut green pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn, slightly faded to spine, a little grubby.
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ADMIRAL BYNG: HIS RISE AND EXECUTION
Written by Chris Ware.
Stock no. 1818268
Published by Pen & Sword Maritime. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A look at the whole of Byng's long career and the politics surrounding his final days to see how far his poor reputation is justified. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781844157815. Neat inscription in pencil to front endpaper.
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FATHER OF THE SUBMARINE
Written by William Scanlon Murphy.
Stock no. 1818265
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1987. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Life of the Reverend George Garratt Pasha, inventor of the first mechanically powered submarine. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and diagrams. ISBN: 0718306546.
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CAMP Z
Written by Stephen McGinty.
Stock no. 1318401
Published by Quercus. 1st PB 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

The secret life of Rudolf Hess. Cardwraps. 336 pages. B/w plates. ISBN: 9780857380715. Very slight page edge browning.
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DANTON THE GENTLE GIANT OF TERROR
Written by David Lawday.
Stock no. 1318398
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The personalities and associations that inspired and fuelled the Revolution. Black boards, silver title to spine. 294 pages. B/w plates. ISBN: 9780224079891. Top of spine is bumped. Dustwrapper is just a little rubbed at spine and corners and has a small scuff mark to middle of front panel.
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WALKING WITH THE DAMNED
Written by Ted Schwarz.
Stock no. 1318391
Published by Paragon House. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The shocking murder of the man who freed 30,000 prisoners from the Nazis. Black spine with gilt title, green boards. 326 pages. ISBN: 1557783152. Name and date in pencil to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is price-cut.
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WARLORD A LIFE OF CHURCHILL AT WAR, 1874-1945
Written by Carlo D'Este.
Stock no. 1318390
Published by Allen Lane. Circa 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The life of Winston Churchill through the prism of his military service as both a solider and warlord. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. 935 numbered pages. ISBN: 9780713997538. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed. 3rd printing.
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THE LIFE AND DEATH OF ADOLF HITLER
Written by Robert Payne.
Stock no. 1818247
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1973. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The private and public life of the man who at close quarters impressed the author as 'quiveringly alive, ruthlessly intelligent and far from a caricature'. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. Top edge red. ISBN: 0224009273. Dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges.
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DONITZ: THE LAST FUHRER
Written by Peter Padfield.
Stock no. 1818243
Published by Harper & Row. 1st USA 1984. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Biography of one of the major commanders of World War Two, and the man who succeeded Hitler as last leader of the Third Reich. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0060152648. Text block lightly browned. Red pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn.
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DIARY OF A PROVINCIAL LADY
Written by E.M. Delafield; Jilly Cooper. Illustrated by Nicolas Bentley.
Stock no. 1318356
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1979. Fine condition.

Autobiography of E.M. Delafield. Grey and brown pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Slipcase is just a little faded at opening edges and there is a tiny nick at one edge.
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AUDUBON: A BIOGRAPHY
Written by John Chancellor. Illustrated by John James Audubon.
Stock no. 1818237
Published by The Viking Press. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0670140538. Light browning to text block. Spine slightly cocked. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed.
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