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THE WESTERN FRONT THEN AND NOW
No author listed.
Stock no. 1824284
Published by C. Arthur Pearson Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, black titles. The contents are divided into five sections, four covering the British fighting zones from north to south, the fifth covering the "back-areas". Each of the five sections are preceded by a short survey of the War history of the region as a whole. B/w photos accompanied by a paragraph of information relative to the particular locality. Boards nevenly faded with a few minor stains. Pencil erasure marks to front endpaper give the page a grubby appearance. Front and rear hinge pulled but binding tight.

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BARBARA IN BRITTANY
Written by E.A. Gillie. Illustrated by E. Heatly.
Stock no. 1323781
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Almost very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth with gilt titles, burgundy endpapers. B/w plates. 192 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to textblock. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Some hinges cracked but binding still tight.

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PARIS IS WELL WORTH A BUS: PARIS VAUT BIEN AU AUTOBUS
Written by Robert E. Jowitt. Illustrated by Patricia Jowitt; Robert E. Jowitt.
Stock no. 1824047
Published by Jersey Artists. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Scenes of Paris life which have now disappeared forever. Large format. B/w photos. Text in English and French. Buses In Paris. ISBN: 090184506X. Top edge of boards lightly sunned from cream to white. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few closed tears repaired with tape. Musty odour present.

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DICKENS IN EUROPE
Written by Charles Dickens; Rosalind Vallance.
Stock no. 2140233
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1975. Nearly fine condition.

Beige pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Slip case is a bit better than very good - a few marks and small scuffs.

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SAINT JOAN OF ARC
Written by Vita Sackville-West. Illustrated by Chris Daunt.
Stock no. 1823911
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, silver title to spine and sword vignette to front. Blue maps to endpapers. Colour frontis. Woodcuts as chapter headers. Fourth printing. Book is in fine condition. Publisher's slipcase is grubby and rubbed.

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MONTLHERY
Written by William Boddy.
Stock no. 1323063
Published by Cassell. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The story of the Paris Autodrome 1924-1960. A Montagu Motor Book. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 170 pages. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Some light foxing else a nice copy in dustwrapper which is a tiny bit edge rubbed.

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AVIATEURS D'EMPIRE: L'EPOPEE DE L'AVIATION COMMERCIALE DANS LA FRANCE D'OUTRE-MER
Written by Dominique Lagarde; Albert Barbier; et al.
Stock no. 2139842
Published by Editions La Regordane. Circa 1993. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Cream boards B/w photos. Colour illustrations. Text in French. ISBN: 2906984159.

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THE GOODMAN OF PARIS
Written by Eileen Power.
Stock no. 2138956
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

Translated and with an Introduction and Notes by Eileen Power. Green cloth. Colour pictorial onlay to front. Colour plates. A treatise on moral and domestic economy by a citizen of Paris c1393. Spine is browned. Slip case is very good - a few scuff marks.

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THE FLAMES OF CALAIS: A SOLDIER'S BATTLE 1940
Written by Airey Neave.
Stock no. 2138537
Published by Leo Cooper. 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Republication of this title. Brown boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0850529972. Couple of small knocks/bumps along cover edges. Page edge browning.

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BRITTANY
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137520
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1912. Almost very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Mauve cloth with green decoration. Gilt title to spine. Grey/green title to front cover. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates. 1" split to top of spine, which is very browned with wear. Rest of covers are unevenly faded with wear; bumping to corners. Foxing. Some guards are browned. Light browning to plate margins.

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AROUND ST. MALO
Written by Spencer Musson. Illustrated by J. Hardwicke Lewis.
Stock no. 2137417
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1917. Very good condition.

Green cloth, pale yellow titles to spine and front cover. 20 beautiful colour plates and sketch map. Originally published in French in 1912, this is the English edition. A and C Black 7/6 series. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few scuff/wear marks to covers. Name in ink to top of front endpaper. Browning and some light foxing.

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THE MOTOR ROUTES OF FRANCE PART I
Written by Gordon Home. Illustrated by Gordon Home.
Stock no. 2137412
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1910. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. Pink/black decoration to front cover. To the Chateaux of Touraine, Biarritz, The Pyrenees, The Riviera, & The Rhone Valley. 16 full page illustrations in colour, 16 in b/w and 60 maps and plans. A & C Colour Book - Motor Routes Series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine and cover edges. Some cracking to joints. Fold-out map to rear very good indeed! Page edge browning.

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