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AN OPEN ELITE? ENGLAND 1540-1880
Written by Lawrence Stone; Jeanne C. Fawtier Stone.
Stock no. 1322438
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A major re-assessment of the social, economic, and political history of England since the reformation. Pale blue cloth, gilt title to spine. 566 pages. B/w photos and graphs. ISBN: 0198226454. Spine and corners bumped. Name in ink to half title-page. Dustwrapper is faded to spine and spine edges and is slightly edge rubbed.

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BUILDING IN ENGLAND DOWN TO 1540
Written by L.F. Salzman.
Stock no. 1322413
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A documentary history. Special edition published for Sandpiper Books. 637 pages. B/w illustrations. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0198171587. Minimal bumping to spine. Contents fine. Some light rubbing to dustwrapper edges.

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THE EWING OMNIBUS
Written by Juliana Horatia Ewing.
Stock no. 2136423
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1935. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, dark titles. Eight complete stories. Containing: Jackanapes; Mrs. Overtheway's Remembrances; Daddy Darwin's Dovecot and Other Stories. Spotting to covers. Newspaper cutting of Ewing stuck to front endpaper. Wrapper is torn with some loss; grubby and scuffed.

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THE OXFORD COMPANION TO CLASSICAL CIVILIZATION
Written by Simon Hornblower; Antony Spawforth.
Stock no. 1322326
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Black cloth. 907 pages with Bb/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 9780198706779. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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OLD FRIENDS, NEW ENEMIES
Written by Arthur J. Marder.
Stock no. 1322312
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Royal Navy and the Imperial Japanese navy, Strategic Illusions 1936-1941. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 533 pages. ISBN: 0198226047. Spine and corners bumped. Small dent to top edge of front cover. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight chipping at top of spine.

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DARKIE AND CO.
Written by Howard Spring. Illustrated by Norman Hepple.
Stock no. 1322058
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1932. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth with blue titles, windmill vignette to front cover. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. 288 pages. Covers a bit grubby and marked. Endpapers browned. Some foxing to contents.

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FROGS, FLIES, AND DANDELIONS: SPECIATION - THE EVOLUTION OF A NEW SPECIES
Written by Menno Schilthuizen.
Stock no. 2136095
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2001. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards with silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0198503938. Bumping to base of spine

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PELICANS, CORMORANTS AND THEIR RELATIVES (BIRD FAMILIES OF THE WORLD)
Written by J. Bryan Nelson. Illustrated by Andrew Mackay; John Busby.
Stock no. 2136058
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pelecanidae, Sulidae, Phalacrocoracidae, Anhingidae, Fregatidae, Phaethontidae. Colour illustrations by Mackay. Line drawings by Busby. ISBN: 0198577273. 'Quality Seconds' sticker stuck over 'damaged' ink stamp to title page. Small nick to top of spine.

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TOUCANS, BARBETS AND HONEYGUIDES (BIRD FAMILIES OF THE WORLD)
Written by Lester L. Short; Jennifer F.M. Horne. Illustrated by Albert Earl Gilbert.
Stock no. 2136055
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2001. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black cloth boards, silver title to spine. Ramphastidae, Capitonidae and indicatoridae. Colour and b/w illustrations, and maps. ISBN: 0198546661. Bumping to spine and corners. Wrapper is edge-creased with small nick/tear to top of spine.

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THE BIRDS OF PARADISE
Written by Clifford B. Frith; Bruce M. Beehler. Illustrated by William T. Cooper; Michael McGuire.
Stock no. 2136054
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Bird Families of the World Series. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0198548532. Two small splits/tears to base of spine. Light browning/marking to outer page edges. Contents are still excellent! Wrapper is faded to spine with small tear to base.

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THE PENGUINS: SPHENISCIDAE (BIRD FAMILIES OF THE WORLD SERIES)
Written by Tony D. Williams. Illustrated by J.N. Davies; John Busby.
Stock no. 2136053
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An indispensable work of reference. Navy blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. xiii and 295 pages. ISBN: 019854667X. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing and a few small nicks; some fading to title on spine.

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THE HORNBILLS: BUCEROTIFORMES (BIRD FAMILIES OF THE WORLD SERIES)
Written by Alan Kemp. Illustrated by Martin Woodcock.
Stock no. 2136052
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1995. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive treatment of all 54 species of these fascinating birds found in sub-Saharan Africa, the Indian Subcontinent, and throughout southeast Asia and Indonesia to Papua New Guinea. Navy blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. xv and 302 pages. ISBN: 019857729X. Bumping to corners - a couple heavily. 'Damaged' ink stamp to book information page in prelims. Some browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; faded to spine; sticker fade mark to front panel.

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