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WHEELS WITHIN WHEELS: AN UNCONVENTIONAL LIFE
Written by Lord Montagu Of Beaulieu.
Stock no. 2139932
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0297817396. SIGNED by author on bookplate that is stuck in on half-title page. Wrapper has light edge-creasing; still has original wrap around band that advertises SIGNED copy.

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BACK FIRE
Written by Alan Clark.
Stock no. 2139863
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The autthor's passion for cars and motoring. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0297607359.

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THE ROMANOVS AUTOCRATS OF ALL THE RUSSIAS
Written by W. Bruce Lincoln.
Stock no. 1823759
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Capturing the drama and significance of the Romanov's world. Burgundy cloth spine with gilt title, cream paper boards. B/w photos. 852 pages including index. ISBN: 0297779176. Text block a little dusty, contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed with a few small nicks.

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THE MODERN HISTORY OF SOVIET CENTRAL ASIA
Written by Geoffrey Wheeler.
Stock no. 2139438
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. Circa 1964. Very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Spotting to covers, bumping to corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE INVERTEBRATE PANORAMA
Written by J.E. Smith; J.D.. Carthy; et al.
Stock no. 1823703
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Weidenfeld and Nicolson Natural History Series. Five distinguished contributors provide a survey of the diverse multitudes of invertebrates. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 405 pages including index. ISBN: 0297170384. Base of spine lightly shelf-worn. Minor marks to boards. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few small closed tears.

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STANLEY SPENCER RA
No author listed. Illustrated by Stanley Spencer.
Stock no. 2138966
Published by Royal Academy of Arts; Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations. To accompany the exhibition 20th September - 14th December 1980. ISBN: 0297778315. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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THE INDIAN MUTINY
Written by Julian Spilsbury.
Stock no. 2138541
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2007. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Published to mark the 150th anniversary of the Indian Mutiny, this is an epic story that recreates the shocking events of the summer of 1857, when thousands of formerly obedient and disciplined Indian soldiers turned on their officers, slaughtering men, women and children in a merciless bloodbath. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Photogaphic endpapers. Colour plates. 9 b/w maps plus 373 pages including index. ISBN: 9780297846512. Light bumping to spine. Page edge browning. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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CROSSING THE BUFFALO THE ZULU WAR OF 1879
Written by Adrian Greaves.
Stock no. 2138037
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Maroon boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0297847007. Wrapper has some light edge-wear/creasing.

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ROUND UP THE USUAL SUSPECTS
Written by Aljean Harmetz.
Stock no. 2135680
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st thus 1993. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Making of Casablanca - Bogart, Bergman & World War II. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0297812947. Wrapper is price-cut with a few grubby marks.

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NAPOLEON'S MARSHALS
Written by David G. Chandler.
Stock no. 1822007
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Careers of the key French military commanders. ISBN: 0297791249. Previous owner's address ink stamped to front pastedown. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed. Cigarette odour present.

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ERTE AT NINETY-FIVE
Written by Marshall Lee; Erte. Illustrated by Erte.
Stock no. 2134638
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Story of the artist whose vast output also included designs for haute couture dresses, opera, ballet and theatre costumes. ISBN: 0297791885. Grubby mark to front endpaper. Page edge browning, but contents are lovely and bright! Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks.

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THE RETURN OF THE GREAT BRITAIN
Written by Richard Goold-Adams.
Stock no. 1821258
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. A dramtically personal insight into the SS Great Britain Project and the fight to save this great ship. ISBN: 0297771442. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Boards discoloured along top edge. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and top front panel, top edges worn with lightly chipping. Includes two invitation cards to SS Great Britain Project Royal Banquet 1992.

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