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BETWEEN TWO FLAGS
Written by Gordon Brook-Shepherd.
Stock no. 1317994
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Life of Sir Rudolf von Slatin Pasha. B/w photos. ISBN: 0297995708. A little foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper spine is faded. Some browning. Edge-creasing to wrapper, with a few small nicks.

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LOST CITY OF THE INCAS
Written by Hiram Bingham.
Stock no. 2130130
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st thus 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Photographs and Introduction by Hugh Thomson. ISBN: 0297607596.

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DAVID GENTLEMAN'S BRITAIN
Written by David Gentleman. Illustrated by David Gentleman.
Stock no. 2129322
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1982. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beige cloth covers. Large volume. 224 pages. With 350 colour and over 100 black and white illustrations. A most beautiful book! ISBN: 029778126X. Brown spotting/damp marks to bottom corners of covers and some page corners throughout. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with browned spine; edge-creased with a few nicks; part of remains of label to rear panel.

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WHO'S WHO IN CHILDREN'S BOOKS A TREASURY OF THE FAMILIAR CHARACTERS OF CHILDHOOD
Written by Margery Fisher.
Stock no. 1816654
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A personal collection of characters, some famous and others less familiar, from the world of children's fiction. Red cloth with gilt titles to spine and vignette to front board. Red and white pictorial endpapers. Colour and b/w plates plus b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0297770373. Light browning to text block, contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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JIM CLARK GRAND PRIX LEGEND
Written by Andrew Tulloch.
Stock no. 2126992
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2008. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Introduction by Stirling Moss. Green cloth with silver title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9780297854401. Covers are dusty, with what appears to be white marks (possibly damp). Contents are still excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.

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GAINSBOROUGH A PORTRAIT
Written by James Hamilton.
Stock no. 2126972
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2017. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

This book transforms our understanding of this fascinating man, and enlightens the century that bore him. Colour reproductions of the artists' work. ISBN: 9781474600521. SIGNED by the author on title page. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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JIM CLARK GRAND PRIX LEGEND
Written by Andrew Tulloch.
Stock no. 2126875
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2008. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Introduction by Stirling Moss. Green cloth with silver title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9780297854401. Bumping to spine. Contents are excellent, just a few light marks to endpapers. Wrapper is edge-creased, with remains of an old price label to front panel.

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DEVIATE THE SCIENCE OF SEEING DIFFERENTLY
Written by Beau Lotto. Illustrated by Luna Margherita Cardilli; Ljudmilla Socci.
Stock no. 2126570
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2017. Slightly better than very good condition.

Not just an illuminating account of the neuroscience of thought, behaviour and creativity: it is a call to action, enlisting readers in their own journey of self-discovery. ISBN: 9781474600330. Bumping to spine.

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THE ASTORS
Written by Virginia Cowles.
Stock no. 2124792
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Story of the transatlantic Astor family. ISBN: 029777624X. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears; faded to spine.

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THE LAST KING OF POLAND
Written by Adam Zamoyski.
Stock no. 1815040
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st thus 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The rich and enthralling story of a personal dream with all the elements of grand tragedy, while at the same time an important chronicle of the birth and death of liberalism in Poland and the establishment of Russian power in Europe. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 029781821X. Text block a little grubby. Light pencil erasure to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper has a few scuff marks.

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GERMANY ARCHITECTURE, INTERIORS, LANDSCAPE, GARDENS
Written by Christa Von Richthofen. Illustrated by Oliver Benn.
Stock no. 2117271
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. Photographs by Benn. ISBN: 0297831534. Wrapper is unevenly faded and creased to edges.

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WHO'S WHO IN CHILDREN'S BOOKS A TREASURY OF THE FAMILIAR CHARACTERS OF CHILDHOOD
Written by Margery Fisher.
Stock no. 1403445
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 3rd 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A personal collection of characters, some famous and others less familiar, from the world of children's fiction. Red cloth with gilt titles to spine and vignette to front board. Red and white pictorial endpapers. Colour and b/w plates plus b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0297770373. Spine bumped. Contents clean. Pictorial wrapper is edge worn and creased. Spine is faded. Small tear to front panel is mended with tape on verso. Couple of small marks.

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