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MEMORIALS OF MILLBANK AND CHAPTERS IN PRISON HISTORY
Written by Arthur Griffiths. Illustrated by R Goff; Arthur Griffiths.
Stock no. 1821007
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st 1884. Almost very good condition.

Written by the Deputy Governor of Millbank Prison at the time. Blue/green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w chapter headers. 468 pages plus 40 pages of publisher adverts to rear. Top of spine frayed with loss, base of spine lightly worn. Cloth to rear board bubbled (air pockets between board and cloth). Joints cracked. Text block browned. One or two grubby marks internally. WH Smith Esq Library stamp embossed to prelims. Contemporary inscription in ink to verso of half-title page. A few foxspots present.

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SAMPLING INSPECTION AND QUALITY CONTROL
Written by G. Barrie Wetherill.
Stock no. 1319605
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 2nd 1977. Good condition.

Second Edition, Science Paperbacks. Library binding of hardback laminated boards. 146 pages. The principles of sampling inspection and quality control. ISBN: 0412149605. Ex-lib with usual markings and removal of labels. Contents generally clean.

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A TEXT-BOOK OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Written by Wilfrid J. Lineham.
Stock no. 1819590
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 8th 1905. Slightly better than good condition.

Eighth edition, revised and enlarged. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine, blind title to front. xxi and 1244 pages including index. Part I: Workshop Practice; Part II: Theory and Examples. Numerous b/w diagrams and folding plates. Spine worn and rubbed at edges, boards rubbed. Joints split and free front endpaper (with presentation plate) detached as a result. Crossed out name in ink and red rubber stamped name to half-title page. Red rubber stamped name also to top of first chapter. Edges of some of the folding plates are worn (all plates present). Text block is browned and also page edges. A few pulled hinges but contents generally sound.

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CREATURES OF OTHER DAYS
Written by H.N. Hutchinson. Illustrated by J. Smit; et al..
Stock no. 2133148
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st 1896. Almost very good condition.

Popular Studies in Palaeontology. Grey-green cloth, gilt title to spine, red vignette to front cover. 24 b/w plates plus numerous b/w text illustrations. 270 pages includes index. SIGNED dedication by the author on front endpaper 'To Joan With the Author's kind regards, 1895'. All plates present. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine lightly browned. Small closed tear in cloth to lower edge of rear cover. Small name stamp on half-title page. One gathering pulled but still holding. Foxing to prelims else contents clean.

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THE BOOK OF THE LIGHT CAR
Written by E.T. Brown.
Stock no. 2132975
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st 1926. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine and blind title to front cover. B/w diagrams and photos. Spine is faded. Some spotting to covers. Foxing throughout.

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THE OPEN WINDOW
Written by E. Temple Thurston. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1317444
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1915. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title and decoration to spine and blue title/border to front cover. Pictorial endpapers. 4 Colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 286 pages plus book list. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Spine faded (gilt dulled). A few light marks to covers. Browning to endpapers and page edges and some foxing to first few pages.

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SHIPWRECK
Written by James Norman Hall.
Stock no. 2117802
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st 1935. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The adventure of the author in 1933 when he sailed from Tahiti to Pitcairn. Some uneven fading and a little mottling to covers. Vertical creasing to some pages of prelims. Page browning with a little foxing. Wrapper is a bit grubby with some creasing and small nicks.

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THE STORY OF SIR LANCELOT AND HIS COMPANIONS
Written by Howard Pyle. Illustrated by Howard Pyle.
Stock no. 1314826
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st UK 1907. Almost very good condition.

Grey cloth with gilt title to spine and black/red vignettes to front cover and spine. 340 pages. B/w illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Some light foxing to covers. Small frayed section to front edge of spine. Name plate to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Lower page corners (259-299) are creased.

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SKETCHES OF BRITISH SPORTING FISHES
Written by John Watson.
Stock no. 1808195
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st 1890. Good condition.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. xi and 143 pages. Front board badly dampstained. Front endpaper missing. Name & address to endpapers. A few grubby marks to contents. One or two hinges pulled. A good working copy.

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THE OPEN WINDOW
Written by E. Temple Thurston. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 327854
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st 1913. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, dark green titles and borders, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 286 pages. Spine and corners worn. Covers slightly grubby. Endpapers browned. A few hinges slightly pulled. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents generally clean.

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