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HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF-BLOOD PRINCE
Written by J.K. Rowling.
Stock no. 1819179
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Harry Potter's 6th year at Hogwarts. Pictorial boards. 607 pages. ISBN: 0747581088. Pictorial dustwrapper has minor (almost invisible) scuffing.

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DYLAN THOMAS: A CENTENARY CELEBRATION
Written by Hannah Ellis.
Stock no. 1819066
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A unique collection of specially commissioned essays celebrating the poet's life and work one hundred years after his birth in 1914. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781472903099.

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FOR KING AND ANOTHER COUNTRY: INDIAN SOLDIERS ON THE WESTERN FRONT 1914-1918
Written by Shrabani Basu.
Stock no. 1818632
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The personal stories of some of the Indian soldiers who went to the Western Front: from a grand turbaned Maharaja raring to fight for the Empire to an illiterate peasant who won the Victoria Cross; from a sweeper who accompanied the troops only to die in an English hospital to a young pilot, barely out of school, who brought down German airplanes. Burgundy boards, blue & gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 9789384052911. A few grubby marks to verso of dustwrapper.

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THE TESTIMONIES OF INDIAN SOLDIERS AND THE TWO WORLD WARS
Written by Gajendra Sing.
Stock no. 1818629
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2014. Slightly better than very good condition.

Drawing upon the accounts of Indian combatants to explore how they came to terms with the conflicts. Matt pictorial boards. ISBN: 9781780936277. Corners and top front edge of boards bumped.

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RESISTANCE: MEMOIRS OF OCCUPIED FRANCE
Written by Agnes Humbert.
Stock no. 1818456
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2008. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

'A vivid and terrifying account of the early days of the French Resistance to the Nazi regime, and an all-too-rare glimpse of the appalling lot of its slave workers.' Cream boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780747595977. Top edge of text block browned. White pictorial dustwrapper is grubby and creased to rear panel.

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HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF-BLOOD PRINCE
Written by J.K. Rowling.
Stock no. 1317692
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Harry's 6th year at Hogwarts. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Adult version. ISBN: 074758110X. Spine and corners bumped, some light marks to covers. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed.

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THE WAR WE NEVER FOUGHT
Written by Peter Hitchens.
Stock no. 2128646
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2012. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The British Establishment's Surrender to Drugs. ISBN: 9781441173317. A few marks to outer page edges.

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TOMMY'S WAR THE WESTERN FRONT IN SOLDIERS' WORDS AND PHOTOGRAPHS
Written by Richard Van Emden.
Stock no. 2127893
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2014. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. Eye witness accounts, with the soldiers own photographs. ISBN: 9781408844366. A few marks to covers. Some bumping along cover edges. Contents are excellent. Wrapper has a few small marks to rear panel.

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THE BALFOUR DECLARATION: THE ORIGINS OF THE ARAB-ISRAELI CONFLICT
Written by Jonathan Schneer.
Stock no. 1816385
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2010. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Balfour Declaration was conceived amidst the horror of the First World War, its creators were an extraordinary cast of diplomats, scholars, soldiers and spies, Arab rulers and insurgents and Zionist zealots. It was a public statement announcing support for the establishment of a national home for the Jewish people and set in motion a series of events, entirely unseen by its authors. Black boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 9780747599487. A few bumps and minor marks to boards. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed and a little grubby with a small dampstain to lower rear corner.

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THE EPIPLECTIC BICYCLE
Written by Edward Gorey. Illustrated by Edward Gorey.
Stock no. 1407173
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st UK 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Small format. Oblong format. Pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 4.75 x 7". ISBN: 0747541655. Board edges slightly grubby. A lovely copy.

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THE HEADLESS BUST
Written by Edward Gorey. Illustrated by Edward Gorey.
Stock no. 1507672
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st UK 2000. Very good condition.

A Melancholy Meditation on the False Millennium. The inhabitants of the ever-so-popular Haunted Tea-Cosy return in a new holiday tale. Blue pictorial matt boards, colour illustrations. ISBN: 0747550395. Small nick/hole to front and back edge of spine. Covers slightly grubby. Contents fine.

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THE EPIPLECTIC BICYCLE
Written by Edward Gorey. Illustrated by Edward Gorey.
Stock no. 1316829
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st UK 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Small format. Oblong format. Pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 4.75 x 7". ISBN: 0747541655. Minimal fading to spine. Contents fine.

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