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WHO'S WHO IN NEWPORT
Written by Samuel D. Williams.
Stock no. 1821920
Published by The Williams Press Limited. Circa 1920. Very good condition.

Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. Adverts to front and rear. B/w photos. A few marks to boards. Light browning to endpapers.

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ART OF THE NEW NATURALISTS
Written by Peter Marren; Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1821659
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition.

The history of the artwork of the dustwrappers, describing the frantic workings behind the seemingly serene collection of illustrations that have shaped Britain's most iconic natural history series. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. Blue endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. ix and 310 pages including index. ISBN: 9780007284719. Light rubbing to board corners. Contents fine.

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CHILDREN'S BOOKS IN ENGLAND
Written by F.J. Harvey Darton.
Stock no. 1320957
Published by Cambridge University Press. 3rd 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

"Five Centuries of Social Life". Third edition revised by Brian Alderson. Brown boards, gilt title and vignette. Beige endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 398 pages. 10 x 7". ISBN: 0521240204. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is sunned to spine and just a little rubbed at edges.

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SIXPENNY WONDERFULS 6D GEMS FROM THE PAST
No author listed.
Stock no. 1320956
Published by Chatto & Windus; The Hogarth Press. 1st 1985. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations of the front covers of books first published between 1880 and 1914. ISBN: 0701139366. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed, tiny indentation to top edge of front cover. Erased pencil markings to endpapers.

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COLLECTING THE NEW NATURALISTS
Written by Tim Bernhard; Timothy Loe.
Stock no. 1821617
Published by William Collins. 1st 2015. Fine condition.

Large format. Matt illustrated boards. Blue patterned endpapers. 352 pages including Index. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780007367153.

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WHAT ARE THE SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD?
Written by Peter D'Epiro; Mary Desmond Pinkowish. Illustrated by Richard Beards.
Stock no. 2134402
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

And 60 Other Great Cultural Questions. Black cloth spine with gilt title, colourful pictorial paper boards. Brown endpapers. B/w illustrations. Contained in black slipcase which has a few light marks.

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CHAMBERS BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY
Written by J.O. Thorne; T.C. Collocott.
Stock no. 1821324
Published by Folio Society; W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1974. Very good condition.

Revised Edition. Printed for W & R Chambers Ltd. and published by Folio Society. Full brown leather binding with gilt title to spine and gilt & blind repeating patterns. Decorated endpapers. 1432 pages. Top edge gilt. ISBN: 0550160019. Board edges and spine slightly grubby through previous use. Text block slightly grubby. Front hinge between title page and first blank page is pulled. Grubby stain to preface pages. Otherwise contents clean. No slipcase.

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ENGLISH COLOURED BOOKS
Written by Martin Hardie.
Stock no. 1821318
Published by Methuen & Co.. 1st 1906. Almost very good condition.

A classic, comprehensive study of colour printing. The text is enhanced by 28 plates spanning the history of coloured book illustration techniques. Red cloth boards, gilt title and tooling to spine, blind title and pattern to front board. xxiv and 339 pages including index. Small stain to rear board. Corners bumped and rubbed. Top & tail of spine lightly worn with small nick in the cloth to base of spine. Endpapers browned. Scattered foxing throughout. All plates present. Some hinges pulled.

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SAND DUNE VEGETATION SURVEY OF GREAT BRITAIN A NATIONAL INVENTORY PART II: SCOTLAND
Written by T.C.D. Dargie.
Stock no. 1821275
Published by Joint Nature Conservation Committee. 1st 1993. Good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps.113 pages. ISBN: 1873701209. Creasing to covers, spine lightly faded. Damp stain throughout to lower margin, with some wear with slight loss due to same at rear lower edge.

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SAND DUNE VEGETATION SURVEY OF GREAT BRITAIN A NATIONAL INVENTORY PART 3: WALES
Written by T.C.D. Dargie.
Stock no. 1821274
Published by Joint Nature Conservation Committee. 1st 1995. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps.153 pages. ISBN: 1873701128. Covers a little creased and scuffed, spine lightly faded. Contents clean.

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A CHECK LIST OF BRITISH INSECTS
Written by Georeg Sidney Kloet; Walter Douglas Hincks.
Stock no. 1821268
Published by T. Buncle & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1945. Very good condition.

Red suede limp boards, gilt title to spine. All edges gilt. Printed on thin tissue paper. lix and 483 pages including subscribers list to rear. Spine slightly faded, boards a little grubby. Minor nibble to lower corner of text block. Book plate to front pastedown. Front hinge starting to pull but binding tight.

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THE ENID BLYTON DOSSIER
Written by Brian Stewart; Tony Summerfield.
Stock no. 1320338
Published by Hawk Books Ltd.. 1st 1999. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue glazed pictorial boards. Packed with illustrations and information about Blyton books. ISBN: 1899441700. A few tiny indentations to cover edges and slight rubbing at spine and corners. Contents fine.

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