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LEONARDO DA VINCI: THE FLIGHTS OF THE MIND
Written by Charles Nicholl.
Stock no. 2127467
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A most convincing and intimate portrait of the complex, original and endlessly curious individual behind the legendary 'Renaissance genius' and 'universal man'. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour plates b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713994932. Spine bumped. Light creasing to base of wrapper spine.

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LEWIS CARROLL IN NUMBERLAND: HIS FANTASTICAL MATHEMATICAL LOGICAL LIFE
Written by Robin Wilson.
Stock no. 1816421
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An introduction to the mind behind the myth and the true range of Carroll's extraordinary talents and numerous contributions to British society. Black boards, cream title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9780713997576. Small neat name and date in ink to front pastedown. Dustwrapper a little scuffed and grubby.

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THE IRON WOLF AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Richard Adams. Illustrated by Yvonne Gilbert; Jennifer Campbell.
Stock no. 2127001
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Striking colour plates by Yvonne Gilbert, b/w drawings by Jennifer Campbell. 19 folk-tales. Brown cloth. 141 pages. ISBN: 071391341X. Foxing to outer page edges and some pages of contents. Wrapper is edge-creased and a bit faded to spine.

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BATTLESHIP
Written by Martin Middlebrook; Patrick Mahoney.
Stock no. 1814180
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 1977. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The loss of the battleships the Prince Of Wales and the Repulse in World War Two. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713910429. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly faded to spine.

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THE BATTLE OF HAMBURG
Written by Martin Middlebrook.
Stock no. 1812996
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Allied Bomber Forces Against a German City in 1943. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. 424 pages including index. ISBN: 0713910747. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Small mark to front board. Red pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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THE BATTLE OF HAMBURG
Written by Martin Middlebrook.
Stock no. 2122647
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Allied Bomber Forces Against a German City in 1943. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. 424 pages including index. ISBN: 0713910747. Bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine and edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks.

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THE NUREMBERG RAID
Written by Martin Middlebrook.
Stock no. 2122646
Published by Allen Lane. 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

30-31 March 1944. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. xv and 369 pages. ISBN: 071390612X. Reprint with revisions. Some fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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THE GREAT BRITISH DREAM FACTORY
Written by Dominic Sandbrook.
Stock no. 2120826
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 2015. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Strange History of Our National Imagination. This is a book about the success and the meaning of Britain's modern popular culture, from Bond and The Beatles to Catherine Cookson and Coronation Street, from Harry Potter, heavy metal and Kate Bush to Damien Hirst, Downton Abbey and Grand Theft Auto. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780241004654. Light bumping to spine. Contents are excellent! Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE SECRETS OF RUE ST ROCH
Written by Janet Morgan.
Stock no. 2115201
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Intelligence Operations Behind Enemy Lines in the First World War. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713997656.

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MASTERWORKS OF CHILDREN'S LITERATURE VOLUME 5 PART 1 1837-1900 VICTORIAN AGE
Written by Robert Lee Wolff; et al.
Stock no. 1705873
Published by Chelsea House Publishers; The Stonehill Publishing Company; Allen Lane. 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

549 pages. ISBN: 0713917008. Wrapper grubby with some nicks.

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REMBRANDT'S EYES
Written by Simon Schama. Illustrated by Rembrandt.
Stock no. 1805637
Published by Allen Lane; Penguin Press. 1999. Very good condition.

Uncorrected Advance Proof. A dazzling and unconventional biography of the artist. Cardwraps. B/w illustrations. 702 pages. ISBN: 0713993847. Small closed tear to top edge of front cover (no loss). Light creasing to top vertical edge of a few pages of contents. Otherwise contents clean.

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A WORLD ON FIRE AN EPIC HISTORY OF TWO NATIONS DIVIDED
Written by Amanda Foreman.
Stock no. 1804263
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

One of the least known great stories of British and American history. An intimate story of enormous personalities, tense diplomacy and torn loyalties as history in the round. A fat volume. Red boards, black title to spine. xxxvii and 988 pages including index. B/w plates and illustrations. ISBN: 9781846142048. Wrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and lightly creased.

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