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RISING SUN AND TUMBLING BEAR - RUSSIA'S WAR WITH JAPAN
Written by Richard Connaughton.
Stock no. 1322602
Published by Cassell. 1st thus 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A major revision of the author's earlier work "The War of the Rising Sun and the Tumbling Bear". Red boards, gilt title to spine. 367 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0304361844. A few small marks to textblock. Dustwrapper is worn at top of spine with minimal loss.

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THE SECOND WORLD WAR: ABRIDGED WITH AN EPILOGUE ON THE YEARS 1945-1957
Written by Winston S. Churchill.
Stock no. 1822862
Published by Cassell. 1st thus 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Abridged edition to mark the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Outbreak of the War. The essence of Sir Winston's personal story of the years between 1919 and 1945. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0304318973. Vertical creasing to spine and base of spine lightly rubbed. Text block slightly grubby. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners.

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BUNTER'S LAST FLING
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1321653
Published by Cassell. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black titles. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Spine bumped. Damp stains to edges of covers with particular damage to top edge of rear cover. Some light damp staining to lower corners of prelims. Musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed, grubby and has piece missing to top edge of rear panel (where damp stain damage is).

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CASSELL'S WILD FLOWERS OF BRITAIN & NORTHERN EUROPE
Written by Christopher Grey-Wilson. Illustrated by Marjorie Blamey.
Stock no. 2134319
Published by Cassell. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Over 2400 wild flowering plants. Colour illustrations. 544 pages. ISBN: 030436214X. Old gold name and address label with a few ink numbers to front endpaper. Contents are excellent! Wrapper is browned to spine, with some edge-creasing.

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JACKBOOT: THE STORY OF THE GERMAN SOLDIER
Written by John Laffin.
Stock no. 2134018
Published by Cassell. 1st 1965. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates and photos. Bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some pencil underlining and annotations etc. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small tears and chips; minimal loss; some foxing.

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BUNTER COMES FOR CHRISTMAS
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1819263
Published by Cassell. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Light blue boards with black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 218 pages. Colour frontis present. Minor foxing to prelims and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed with slight loss, grubby to rear panel and has 'JF' in ink to spine. Front flap of dustwrapper has tape residue to vertical edge.

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A HISTORY OF COACHBUILDING
Written by George Oliver.
Stock no. 2131931
Published by Cassell. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. Tape marks to endpapers, pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with closed tear to top of front panel.

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THREE JAYS GO TO TOWN
Written by Pat Smythe. Illustrated by J.E. McConnell.
Stock no. 2131622
Published by Cassell. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Three Jays qualify to compete in the Championship at the Horse of the Year Show. They stay in London where they meet up with Jacky's cousin Darcy. But the trouble started when Darcy took Jimmy to watch him test a new plane just before they should be competing in the Finals. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and wrapper, which also has some nicks.

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THREE JAYS LEND A HAND
Written by Pat Smythe. Illustrated by Keith Money.
Stock no. 2131621
Published by Cassell. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The seventh adventure of the Three Jays. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Bumps to top and tail of spine. Foxing to outer page edges and wrapper, which is also edge-creased with nicks to corners.

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PASSION FLOWERS
Written by John Vanderplank.
Stock no. 1818231
Published by Cassell. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Colour photos and b/w line illustrations. 176 pages. ISBN: 0304340766. Dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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MODEL MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Written by Ernest A. Steel.
Stock no. 2129071
Published by Cassell. 2nd 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second edition. Dark blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w diagrams - a couple are fold-out pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is nicked to edges with one closed tear.

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FRONT LINE ARTISTS
Written by Peter Johnson.
Stock no. 2126209
Published by Cassell. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. War artists and their work. ISBN: 030430011X. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine; some small nicks.

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