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A Glimpse Into Badawin Life In Kuwait and Sau'di Arabia. Brown cloth with red title label and gilt title to spine. B/w photos and fold-out maps. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. All plates and maps etc. are present. A little creasing to some pages (mostly next to fold-out pages). Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; a little loss; stain to rear panel.
THE TRADE MAKERS: ELDER DEMPSTER IN WEST AFRICA 1852-1972
Written by P.N. Davies.
Stock no. 1823228
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The growth and changing fortunes of the Elder Dempster shipping company from its origins in the formation of the African Steam Ship Company in 1852 until the present day (1973). Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0043870031. Boards clean. Slight loss to lower corner margin of page 317/318 (printing error). Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned and edge-worn.
A history of working-class housing 1780-1918. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0049421204. Some marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Pencil annotations to some margins; also some highlighting. Wrapper is edge-creased with some nicks; marks.
Black cloth with orange title to spine. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping to top of spine. A few marks to covers. Rear endpaper has been REMOVED. Name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with a little loss; some fading to spine; marks to rear panel.
TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 1321654
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1929. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Blue boards with dark blue titles and vignettes. Colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, a tiny indentation to lower edge of front cover. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and slightly grubby. Small red marks to rear panel of wrapper.
Purple cloth spine with white title; light brown boards, also with white title. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some foxing. Title to spine is a bit rubbed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper, along with the foxing and marks. Page browning.
The Grands Prix of 1966 and 1967. B/w photos. Large format. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is very browned with foxing to spine.
Peach cloth boards, gilt title to spine. This report covers the main aspects of a research project, the objective of which was to ascertain the content of Decision Theory and its relevance to practical decision-making. ISBN: 0046580255. Ex-lib with usual library markings and stickers. Edges of sloth spine worn and fraying. Corners rubbed. Contents clean.
B/w diagrams. Pale blue boards, black title to spine. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; some loss; grubby in places.
Blue pictorial boards. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 259 pages. Spine and a couple of cover edges are unevenly browned. Bottom corner of front endpaper has been snipped off. Some foxing. All plates present. Wrapper is torn with upto 2" loss to base of spine; loss to corners and top edge of front panel. This is a 2nd impression.
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B/w illustrations. Bumping to corners. Some fading to cover edges. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased and torn with chips; a little loss; some browning and scuffs.
WELLINGTON'S MASTERPIECE THE BATTLE AND CAMPAIGN OF SALAMANCA
Written by J.P. Lawford; Peter Young.
Stock no. 2126466
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Cream cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0049400371. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears; minimal loss.