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NIGHTS IN TOWN: A LONDON AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Written by Thomas Burke.
Stock no. 2134065
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1915. Good condition.

Dark blue cloth with white title to front cover, black and white decorations. Uneven fading to spine and cover edges; some bumping; a little fraying to cloth; tear across spine to top. Some marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning; foxing.

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DECISION THEORY
Written by D.J. White.
Stock no. 1820360
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1969. Almost very good condition.

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.

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BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE DESIGN 1825-1960
Written by Graham Glove. Illustrated by J.H. Court.
Stock no. 2133786
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Larger format. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Browning to cover edges. Surface paper damage to front pastedown. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with grubby marks and browning.

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NORTH EASTERN STEAM
Written by W.A. Tuplin.
Stock no. 2133632
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0043850510. Wrapper is edge-creased with some grubby marks.

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KINO A HISTORY OF THE RUSSIAN AND SOVIET FILM
Written by Jay Leyda.
Stock no. 2132505
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dark grey cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Splash marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned with tears and chips; some loss; a few repairs.

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WINGS OVER OLYMPUS
Written by T.H. Wisdom.
Stock no. 2131886
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1942. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of the Royal Air Force in Libya and Greece in World War Two. B/w photos. Darkening and possible damp marking to cover edges and spine; some spotting. Name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is torn and chipped with creasing, but tears look to be repaired to verso with tape.

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THE ABC OF GLIDING
Written by Fox Geen.
Stock no. 2131880
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

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.

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THE TWO TOWERS
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Stock no. 2130860
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Being The Second Part of The Lord of the Rings Trilogy. Second Edition Revised. Red cloth, gilt title to spine and folding map to rear. 352 pages. 6th impression of the 2nd edition. Light wear to top and tail of spine. A few small marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is worn at edges, with a few small nicks.

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 2127182
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

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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BOILER HOUSE PRACTICE
Written by J.N. Williams.
Stock no. 2126563
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

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.

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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.

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THE HOBBIT
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien. Illustrated by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Stock no. 2124727
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 4th 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Fourth edition. Green cloth with gilt title to spine, endpapers are maps. 5 colour plates and b/w illustrations. 256 pages. 9 x 5.75". ISBN: 0048231479. A few light marks to covers. School prize plate to free front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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