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Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. Adverts to front and rear. B/w photos. A few marks to boards. Light browning to endpapers.
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.
"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.
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.
Large format. Matt illustrated boards. Blue patterned endpapers. 352 pages including Index. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780007367153.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.