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NEW PANORAMA OF THE RHINE FROM MENTZ TO COLOGNE
Written by Frederick William Delkeskamp.
Stock no. 985041
Published by F.W. Delkeskamp. 1844. Almost very good condition.

104" b/w engraved panorama, folded concertina-style in stiff card covers. Black cloth spine. Augmented with 60 b/w marginal views. The map is in excellent condition. The corners and backstrip of the covers are worn. A stunning early panorama.

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THE CARBONIC ACID INDUSTRY
Written by J.C. Goosmann.
Stock no. 985058
Published by Nickerson & Collins. 1st 1906. Very good condition.

First edition. Pages: 368. Original black cloth. Portrait frontispiece, 184 text illustrations.

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ALBERT SCHWEITZER SEIN WERK UND SEINE WELTANSCHAUUNG
Written by Oskar Kraus.
Stock no. 985093
Published by Kurt Metzner. 1st 1929. Very good condition.

2. vermehrte Auflage. Large format. Pages: 79. Original black cloth, gilt lettering on spine. B/w photos. A few foxspots throughout.

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LA VERITE FABULISTE COMEDIE AVEC UN RECUEIL DE FABLES
Written by Mr. Delauney.
Stock no. 985155
Published by Jean Fran. Josse. 1732. Slightly better than very good condition.

First edition. Small format Pages: 140 + 6. Fine modern half calf binding with marbled boards, gilt lettering on spine. 50 Fables. Text in French. A handsome copy. Reduced from £150.

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THE DECROLY CLASS
Written by Amelie Hamaide.
Stock no. 985178
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1931. Very good condition.

Ovide Decroly was a Belgian doctor, who developed a model of education which emphasised the importance of children learning in problem-solving situations within educational settings, mirroring so far as possible real life. Pages: xxviii, 318. Preface by Ed. Claparede. Translated. Jean Lee Hunt. Original brown cloth. 39 b/w plates. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Corners rubbed. A few marks to covers.

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AN INTRODUCTION TO THE PRESENT PRACTICE OF SURVEYING AND LEVELLING
No author listed.
Stock no. 985220
Published by E. & F.N. Spon. 1859. Very good condition.

A Plain Explanation of the Subject and of the Instruments Employed Together With Suitable Plans, Sections and Diagrams also Original Finished Engravings of the Field Instruments. First edition. Pages: viii, 162 + plates. Original blind-stamped brown cloth with gilt lettering. 9 folding plates at rear. Covers lightly browned.

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REPORT OF THE NINETEENTH MEETING OF THE BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVENCEMENT OF SCIENCE
No author listed.
Stock no. 985352
Published by John Murray. 1850. Slightly better than good condition.

Includes: Luminous Meteors; Nebuli; Influence of Carbonic Acid Gas on the Health of Plants; The Heat of Combination; Vitality of Seeds; Railway Bar Corrosion; Electrical Observations. Pages: xlvi, 144, 11, 6, plates + 8. Original paper boards. Pages uncut. 10 plates, 5 folding. Contents very good. Backstrip missing. Corners worn.

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THE BOOK OF LITTLE BLACK BROTHER
Written by Emily Huntley. Illustrated by Margaret E. Voelcker.
Stock no. 985518
Published by United Council For Missionary Education. Circa 1900. Good condition.

Large oblong format. Colour pictorial boards. Green cloth spine. Red and black illustrations. Stories of little black children. Joints cracked. Corners worn. Contents very good.

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GOOD QUEEN BESS
Written by Brenda Girvin. Illustrated by John Hassall.
Stock no. 985523
Published by David Nutt. Circa 1900. Very good condition.

Large oblong format. Colour pictorial boards. 23 colour plates. New endpapers. Contents fine. Corners worn. A few marks to covers.

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HARRY DRUIDALE FISHERMAN FROM MANXLAND TO ENGLAND
Written by Henry Cadman.
Stock no. 985571
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1898. Slightly better than good condition.

Pages: xvi, 321 + 2. Original blue cloth with gilt lettering. 40 b/w plates. Some ink annotation throughout - capital 'o' and 'd' in the whole book marked in. Covers a little marked. REDUCED FROM £110

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THE PRAISE OF WALES
Written by L. Winstanley.
Stock no. 985587
Published by The Welsh Outlook Press. 1st 1933. Slightly better than very good condition.

Grey card wraps. 38 pages. Poetry. Cover edges creased.

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ET MOI AUSSI JE SUIS PEINTRE
Written by F. Meaulle.
Stock no. 985747
Published by Librarie D'Education Nationale. Circa 1904. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pages: 280. Original red decorated cloth, all edges gilt. 100 b/w plates.

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