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AN ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF GARDENING
Written by J.C. Loudon.
Stock no. 2126318
Published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown And Green. 3rd 1825. Good condition.
Contemporary rebound brown leather covers. This is the third edition. Comprising the theory and practice of horticulture, floriculture, aboriculture, and landscape-gardening, including all the latest improvements; A general history of gardening in all countries, and a statistical view of its present state, with suggestions for its future progress, in the British Isles. Many hundred engravings on wood by Branston. This has been rebound in leather, with darker original leather spine laid down. Wear and scuffing to covers, with some chipping. Some damp markings and foxing internally. Nicks to a few page margins; a little loss.
THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF GIRLS' SCHOOL STORIES
Written by Sue Sims; Hilary Clare.
Stock no. 2126159
Published by Ashgate. 1st 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Blue boards, gilt title to spine. With over 400 entries on girls' school story writers. 417 pages. ISBN: 0754600823. Spine and a few corners are bumped. A few marks/foxspots to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading to spine.
ENCYCLOPEDIA OF GERMAN TANKS OF WORLD WAR TWO
Written by Peter Chamberlain; Hilary Doyle; Thomas Jentz.
Stock no. 1816096
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
A complete illustrated directory of German battle tanks, armoured cars, self-propelled guns and Semi-tracked vehicles, 1933-1945. Large format. B/w photos. 272 pages. ISBN: 085368202x. Name and address in ink to front pastedown hidden by front flap of dustwrapper which has been price-cut.
THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF HANDGUNS
Written by A.B. Zhuk.
Stock no. 1812856
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Pistols and Revolvers of the world, 1870 to the present. Large format. B/w illustrations. Over 2000 military and commercial pistols and revolvers. ISBN: 1853671878. Top & tail of spine worn. Text block slightly grubby. 1" surface paper damage to lower gutter edge of front endpapers. Contents clean. Red pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.
TOLKIEN THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien; David Day. Illustrated by Ivan Allen; Sarah Ball; Liz Pyle; et al..
Stock no. 2116315
Published by Michael Beazley Publishers. 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. The historical, geographical, sociological and biological evolution of Tolkien's world. ISBN: 0855339241. Small splash mark to top of spine. A few pale marks to endpapers. Wrapper is edge-creased.
A HISTORY OF THE SHIP LETTERS OF THE BRITISH ISLES (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Alan W. Robertson.
Stock no. 2115920
Published by Pardy & Son Ltd.. Circa 1955. Almost very good condition.
An edition on Art Paper Limited to 600 copies. Large format. Blue cloth 'folders'. One volume contains sections A-D, next volume contains Section E (the catalogue) and third volume contains Supplement No. 4 (Section E, Part 4). Many b/w photos. SIGNED by author to Volume containing sections A-D. This is copy no. 353. Ex-lib. with some old library stamp marks etc. Covers have some uneven fading and a few marks. Foxing to outer page edges; some page browning.
THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF ILLUSTRATION
Written by Gerard Quinn.
Stock no. 1109348
Published by Studio Editions. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A Compilation of More Than 5,000 Illustrations and Designs. Large format. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0851703608. Light browning to covers. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips/nicks.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF THE GERMAN ARMY IN THE 20TH CENTURY
Written by Bruce Quarrie.
Stock no. 2113720
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0850599229. Wrapper is a little edge-creased and price-cut.
ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES (6 VOLUME SET)
Written by James R. Holton; Judith A. Curry; John A. Pyle.
Stock no. 2111775
Published by Academic Press. 2002. Fine condition.
Large format. Blue covers with black titles. Edited by Holton, Curry and Pyle. Contains many diagrams and tables. ISBN: 0122270908.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF MODERN ROYAL AIR FORCE SQUADRONS
Written by Chris Ashworth.
Stock no. 2111009
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
67 front-line RAF Squadrons in Britain and around the world. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w & colour photos. Endpapers show the squadron badges. ISBN: 1852600136. Light bumping along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AMERICAN BIRDS
Written by Leon Augustus Hausman. Illustrated by Jacob Bates Abbott.
Stock no. 1805590
Published by Halcyon House. 1st 1944. Very good condition.
Red cloth boards, gilt title and vignette to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. xix and 541 pages. Top edge red. SIGNED by the author to title page (without dedication) and with dedication to front endpaper as a presentation copy. Spine is slightly faded as is the gilt to the title. Contents are clean.
THE HAMLYN ENCYCLOPEDIA OF GRANDS PRIX
Written by David Hodges.
Stock no. 1602195
Published by Hamlyn. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0600557855. From the library of Andrew Beaumont, amateur rally driver, with address label to prelims. Contents near fine. Wrapper is price-cut.