Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

14 stock records found. Did you know that you can now search our sold stock? Look for the 'sold stock' filter at the bottom of the filter options.

IT BEATS WORKING: MY 35 YEARS INSIDE MOTOR RACING
Written by Eoin S. Young.
Stock no. 1820310
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The author's career reporting on 35 years of international motor sport. B/w photos. ISBN: 1852604603. Reprint. Light yellowing to text block. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

Buy now for £18.00 Add to Wish List

IT STILL BEATS WORKING! MY FORTY YEARS OF MOTOR RACING FUN
Written by Eoin S. Young.
Stock no. 1812306
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The second volume of Eoin Young's autobiography crammed with all the Grand Prix-after-dinner tales and Barley Mow motor racing pub stories that he forgot to put in the first book! Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851840698. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly scuffed.

Buy now for £16.00 Add to Wish List

WAR PRIMER
Written by Bertolt Brecht.
Stock no. 2117989
Published by Libris. 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Translated and edited with an Afterword and notes by John Willett. During his exile from his native Germany in the Second World War, in Sweden, Finland and in the USA, Brecht cut out striking war photographs from newspapers and magazines, kept them in a portfolio and either, immediately or later, wrote acerbic, satirical, angry and often poignant four-line poems to accompany them. Now some 50 years after it was completed, it appears in English translation. ISBN: 1870352211. A few light marks to endpapers. Wrapper is edge-creased with a little browning.

Buy now for £90.00 Add to Wish List

COLLETT'S FARTHING NEWSPAPER: THE BOWERCHALKE VILLAGE NEWSPAPER 1878-1924
Written by Rex Sawyer.
Stock no. 1808795
Published by The Hobnob Press. 1st thus 2004. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of a newspaper like no other, written and printed every week for over forty years in the remote South Wiltshire village of Bowerchalke by its remarkable vicar, the Revd Edward Collett. Originally published as The Bowerchalke Parish Papers: Collett's Village Newspaper, 1878-1924 in 1989 by Alan Sutton Publishing. A completely revissed and reset edition with additional illustrations. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. x and 166 pages including index. ISBN: 0946418225. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Base of spine bumped. Contents fine. Dustwapper is unevenly faded and lightly edge-worn.

Buy now for £12.00 Add to Wish List

CHEPSTOW PRINTERS AND NEWSPAPERS
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 2109311
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Limited to 120 copies. Red cloth. Originally published in shorter form in 1970 and 1977. ISBN: 0906134129. SIGNED by author. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some edge-creasing and a couple of nicks.

Buy now for £65.00 Add to Wish List

CHEPSTOW PRINTERS AND NEWSPAPERS
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 822176
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st 1981. As new condition in a fine dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Limited to 120 copies. Red cloth. Originally published in shorter form in 1970 and 1977. ISBN: 0906134129. Wrapper spine very very slightly faded.

Buy now for £50.00 Add to Wish List

CHEPSTOW PRINTERS AND NEWSPAPERS
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 822181
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st 1981. As new condition in a as new dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Limited to 120 copies. Red cloth. Originally published in shorter form in 1970 and 1977. ISBN: 0906134129.

Buy now for £50.00 Add to Wish List

ARIS'S BIRMINGHAM GAZETTE VOL LXXV No.3895
No author listed.
Stock no. 630496
1816. Good condition.

Monday July 15, 1816 edition. Four printed pages written in columns. Much folded with wear at folds rendering some words unreadable. One small 'wanted' ad has been cut out very neatly from the page and is missing. Else a decent copy of an antiquarian newspaper.

Buy now for £20.00 Add to Wish List

THE BOYS' BOOK OF THE PRESS
Written by Derek Hudson.
Stock no. 811013
Published by Burke Publishing. 1st 1964. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. Wrapper edge-chipped and a little grubby.

Buy now for £6.00 Add to Wish List

MARCH MEMORIES SHARMANS
Written by Trevor Bevis.
Stock no. 597040
Published by Trevor Bevis. 1st 1995. Fine condition.

The story of Sharmans newspaper and general printers. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0901680605.

Buy now for £10.00 Add to Wish List

PRESS, POLITICS AND SOCIETY
Written by Aled Gruffydd Jones.
Stock no. 595389
Published by University of Wales. 1st 1993. As new condition in a as new dustwrapper.

A history of journalism in Wales. ISBN: 0708311679.

Buy now for £30.00 Add to Wish List

TICKLE THE PUBLIC
Written by Matthew Engel.
Stock no. 583720
Published by Victor Gollancz. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

100 years of the popular press. B/w photos. 352 pages. ISBN: 057506143X.

Buy now for £36.00 Add to Wish List