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BONNIE SCOTLAND
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by Sutton Palmer.
Stock no. 2123624
Published by A. & C. Black. 1912. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

An outline of Scotland's salient features with a glimpse at its history, national character and customs. 75 colour plates. Blue decorated cloth. 254 pages. 9 x 6". An A. & C. Black Colour Book. Some wear to cover corners. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. A little foxing; some margin marks. A couple of tissue guards have become loose, but still inserted. Wrapper is very creased and damaged; has been repaired to verso with brown tape; still some pieces of loss.

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SHOTGUNS AND GUNSMITHS: THE VINTAGE YEARS
Written by Geoffrey Boothroyd.
Stock no. 1813367
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book about the sporting shotgun providing fascinating insight into the lives and skilled work of gunsmiths who helped develop the British shotgun during the late Victorian and Edwardian eras. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 240 pages including index. ISBN: 0713655526.

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FANLIGHTS
Written by Alexander Stuart Gray; John Sambrook; Tony Birks-Hay. Illustrated by Charlotte Halliday.
Stock no. 1813062
Published by Alphabooks; A. & C. Black. 1st 1990. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A monograph. Tracing the origins of the fanlight and the social background to their place in English and early American architecture. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 148 pages including index. ISBN: 0713630779.

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TROUT FLIES OF BRITAIN AND EUROPE: THE NATURAL FLY AND ITS MATCHING ARTIFICIAL
Written by John Goddard.
Stock no. 1812855
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An essential reference book. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w frontis, b/w illustrations and colour photos. xiii and 242 pages. ISBN: 0713634464. Faint damp stain to lower edge of boards. Contents clean. Damp staining to lower edge of dustwrapper verso (not visible to front. Light edge-rubbing to dustwrapper.

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THE FAIRY WORLD OF IDA RENTOUL OUTHWAITE
Written by Marcie Muir; Robert Holden.
Stock no. 2122439
Published by A. & C. Black. 1986. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards with silver title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713628340. Light wear to cover corners. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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JOHN GODDARD'S TROUT-FISHING TECHNIQUES
Written by John Goddard.
Stock no. 1608878
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Practical fly-fishing solutions from an international master. Colour photos and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713646136. Light bumping to spine. Slight fading to board edges.

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MILLS AND BIG WHEELS
Written by Peter Firmin. Illustrated by Peter Firmin.
Stock no. 2121991
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1994. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Make it Work! Series. Easy-to-make working models powered by wind, sand and water. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713636238. Light bumping to spine. A few marks to outer page edges.

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GLIDING THE BRITISH GLIDING ASSOCIATION MANUAL
No author listed.
Stock no. 1208189
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 2002. Fine condition.

Originally aimed at giving gliding instructors a general feel of how gliders work, this book is not a technical manual in the usual sense and veers off into areas not directly relevant to the basic theory. Which makes for interesting reading! Glazed pictorial boards. 308 pages.packed with b/w diagrams. ISBN: 0713659475.

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BIRDS OF SEYCHELLES
Written by Adrian Skerrett; Ian Bullock; Tony Disley. Illustrated by Mark Andrews; Tony Disley.
Stock no. 1811101
Published by Christopher Helm; A. & C. Black. 1st 2001. Very good condition.

Helm Field Guides. Cardwraps. A comprehensive guide to all species in Seychelles. 242 species illustrated. Colour and b/w illustrations. 320 pages including index. ISBN: 0713639733. Crease to rear cover. Contents fine.

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FLYTYING TECHNIQUES A FULL COLOUR GUIDE
Written by Jacqueline Wakeford.
Stock no. 1810971
Published by A. & C. Black. Circa 1988. Very good condition.

350 full colour illustrations showing different stages of flytying processes combined with the author's expert instructions make this a most attractive and practical book. Large format. Glazed boards. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 0713655321. Corners or boards a little bumped/worn. Contents clean.

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POMPEII
Written by W.M. Mackenzie. Illustrated by Alberto Pisa.
Stock no. 1810066
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1910. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles. 20 colour plates with tissue guards plus a few b/w plates. 179 pages plus fold-out map and publication list to rear. Boards marked, spine browned, corners worn. Bookplate to front pastedown. 2" closed tear to top vertical edge of front endpaper. Endpapers browned. All plates present. A few minor foxspots present.

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FLYTYING TECHNIQUES A FULL COLOUR GUIDE
Written by Jacqueline Wakeford.
Stock no. 1713125
Published by A. & C. Black. 1985. Nearly fine condition.

350 full colour illustrations showing different stages of flytying processes combined with the author's expert instructions make this a most attractive and practical book. Large format. Glazed boards. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 0713655321.

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