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POMPEII: THE LIFE OF A ROMAN TOWN
Written by Mary Beard.
Stock no. 1319013
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2013. Nearly fine condition.

Brown cloth spine and rear board, gilt title to spine. Pictorial paper onlay to front board. Maps to endpapers. B/w maps and colour plates. Minimal rubbing at spine and corners else a super copy in original slipcase.

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CALCULATED RISK
Written by Mark Clark.
Stock no. 1819408
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1951. Good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A personal story of the war in North Africa and Italy by General Eisenhower's Deputy, later Commander of the Fifth Army. Maps to endpapers. B/w photos and maps. Boards a little stained/marked. Spine slightly cocked. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Text block browned. A few foxspots present. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few small chips and closed tears, a little grubby.

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THE CIVILIZING MISSION
Written by A.J. Barker.
Stock no. 1819231
Published by Cassell. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Italo-Ethiopian War 1935-6. The historical, political and economic causes of the war, tracing the growth of discord from the nineteenth century. Light tan cloth boards, black title to spine. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 0304932019. Small inscription in ink to front endpaper. Minor foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed and worn, Author name to front panel has surface paper loss (author name no longer visible).

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L'AERONAUTICA NAZIONALE REPUBBLICANA LA GUERRA AEREA IN ITALIA 1943-1945
Written by Nino Arena.
Stock no. 2132188
Published by Ermanno Albertelli Editore. 2nd 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Text in Italian. Title roughly translates to: The Republican National Air Force: The Air War In Italy 1943-1945. Second edition. B/w photos. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 8885909493. Light bumping to top and tail of spine and corners. Some wear to cover edges. Pale page edge browning.

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MONZA 1964 OFFICIAL YEAR-BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 1818573
Published by Sias. 1964. Slightly better than very good condition.

Dual language: English & Italian. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards, Cloth spine. B/w photos & a few colour. Boards lightly scuffed.

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MONZA 1961 OFFICIAL YEAR-BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 1818571
Published by Sias. 1961. Nearly fine condition.

Dual language: English & Italian. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Cloth spine. Cloth spine. Colour and b/w photos. Small scuff to rear board. Else boards clean and bright. Pale foxing mainly to prelims.

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MONZA 1963 OFFICIAL YEAR-BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 1818568
Published by Sias. 1963. Very good condition.

Dual language: English & Italian. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards, Cloth spine. B/w photos. Front corners slightly bumped. Boards nice and bright. Pale foxing mainly to prelims.

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AIR WAR ITALY 1944-45
Written by Nick Beale; Ferdinando D'Amico; Gabriele Valentini.
Stock no. 1818186
Published by Airlife. 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Axis Air Forces from the Liberation of Rome to the Surrender. B/w photos. ISBN: 1853102520. Corners of boards rubbed. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Small grease spot to rear board and corresponding light stain to dustwrapper in same place. Title to spine of dustwrapper faded from red to pink.

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ITALIAN RACING RED
Written by Karl Ludvigsen.
Stock no. 2130840
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Drivers, Cars and Triumphs of Italian Motor Racing. Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. 176 pages. ISBN: 9781711033313. Light bumps along cover edges. Small sticky mark to front panel of wrapper.

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AIR WAR ITALY 1944-45
Written by Nick Beale; Ferdinando D'Amico; Gabriele Valentini.
Stock no. 1816857
Published by Airlife. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Axis Air Forces from the Liberation of Rome to the Surrender. B/w photos. ISBN: 1853102520. Light rubbing to lower corners of boards. Dustwrapper spine lightly browned.

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IL PIANO DEL COLORE DIPINGERE LA CITTA L'ESPERIENZA PILOTA DI TORNIO
Written by Nino Cannella; Ed Egidio Cxupolillo; Franco Goy.
Stock no. 2127944
Published by Umberto Allemandi & C.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pale blue boards, black title to spine. Text in Italian. Looks at Italian Architecture and design. ISBN: 8842206024. A few marks to covers. Contents are fine. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks; small area of surface paper damage to rear panel.

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GRAHAM CLARKE'S GRAND TOUR
Written by Graham Clarke. Illustrated by Graham Clarke.
Stock no. 2126394
Published by Phaidon Press Limited. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 24 etchings, 15 watercolours and numerous drawings. A humourous look at the Grand Tour. ISBN: 0714825719. SIGNED by Graham Clarke, with dedication to previous owner on half-title page. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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