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THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF TYPE FACES
Written by W. Pincus Jaspert; W. Turner Berry; A.F. Johnson.
Stock no. 2126627
Published by Cassell Illustrated. 1st thus 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Numerous examples of type faces. 55th anniversary edition. ISBN: 9781844036707. Some light edge-creasing. Contents are still excellent.

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BEASTLY LONDON A HISTORY OF ANIMALS IN THE CITY
Written by Hannah Velten.
Stock no. 2126617
Published by Reaktion Books. 1st 2013. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781780231679. Contents are excellent. Some fading to cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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DOWN POULSHOT
Written by Nora Dixon.
Stock no. 2126610
2002. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Poulshot in the Twentieth Century. B/w photos. Bump to top of spine. Contents are fine. Wrapper is edge-creased with some uneven fading.

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THE IMPRESSED DUTY STAMPS OF GREAT BRITAIN
Written by Samuel B. Frank; Josef Schonfeld; William A. Barber.
Stock no. 2126566
1981. Very good condition.

A Priced Catalogue of Embossed Non-Adhesive Fiscal Stamps (1694 to the present). Printed in San Diego, California. Spiral bound cardwraps. Some grubby marks and foxing.

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DETOUR
Written by Jerry E.R. Wood.
Stock no. 2126565
Published by Falcon Press. 1st 1946. Good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. Colour and b/w illustrations. The story of Oflag IVC. The real Colditz story. Front cover is bowed with some damp marks. Bumping and wear o spine and corners. Some marks to covers. Foxing and page browning.

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YORK CIVIC RECORDS VOL. VI
Written by Angelo Raine.
Stock no. 2126559
Published by Yorkshire Archaeological Society. 1948. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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YORK CIVIC RECORDS VOL. II
Written by Angelo Raine.
Stock no. 2126558
Published by Yorkshire Archaeological Society. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Covers the years 1487 to 1504. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Uneven marks and fading to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Browning also to pages.

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YORK CIVIC RECORDS VOL. VII
Written by Angelo Raine.
Stock no. 2126557
Published by Yorkshire Archaeological Society. 1950. Almost very good condition.

Covers the period from January 1569-70, and ends in December 1578. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Marks to covers. Bumping to corners. Chipping along cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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YORK CIVIC RECORDS VOL. V
Written by Angelo Raine.
Stock no. 2126556
Published by Yorkshire Archaeological Society. 1946. Almost very good condition.

Covers the period of ten years from 1548 to 1558. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Uneven fading along cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE THEATRE OF DIONYSUS IN ATHENS
Written by A.W. Pickard-Cambridge.
Stock no. 2126554
Published by Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and photos. Wear along cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; tears and chips, but minimal loss.

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THE ENGLISH REVOLUTION I FAST SERMONS TO PARLIAMENT VOLUME I NOV 1640-NOV 1641
Written by Robin Jeffs; G.E. Aylmer; et al.
Stock no. 2126553
Published by Cornmarket Press Limited. 1970. Very good condition.

Covers are half brown half black cloth with gilt titles. Reproduction in facsimile. ISBN: 071913000X. Some bumping to spine. A few scuff marks to covers. Marks to outer page edges. Some page browning.

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A STAFF OFFICER'S SCRAP-BOOK DURING THE RUSSO-JAPANESE WAR (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Ian Hamilton.
Stock no. 2126552
Published by Edward Arnold. 1905. Good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. With Illustrations, Maps and Plans. Spines are browned, with some scuffing. Chipping to cloth along edges. Corners are bumped. Bookplates to front pastedowns. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Foxing. Some page creasing. Some tears to fold-out maps. Pencil annotation.

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