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Abstracts of Papers Presented to the 8th European Congress on Molecular Spectroscopy
Copenhagen.August 14-20 1965 pp (xii) 400.In the original printed paper wrappers.A very good copy of this important reference work.
Peter M. Daly, Rare and Second-hand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 3622
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.75 US$ 7.93 | JP¥ 902]
Catalogue: Science
Keywords: Spectroscopy. Science. Infrared. Electrons. Ultraviolet. Microwave. Magnetics

 
The Home Friend; New Series Volume 1.
London. SPCK.,1854 Part 1 July to Part 6 December.pp 572.With many various engravings throughout.Hard cover,original green blind decorated cloth with gilt lettering to the spine.Yellow end-papers.A very good & bright copy.There is a 6 page chapter on Gipsies & much on various parts of the World.
Peter M. Daly, Rare and Second-hand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 6388
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 US$ 15.86 | JP¥ 1803]
Catalogue: Literature
Keywords: Victorian. Literature, Travel, Nature, Gipsies, War, Tobacco, Russia, Opium, Astonomy, South Africa,

 
The Little Gleaner. A Monthly Magazine for the Young.
London.Houlston & Sons,1882-1885 2Two volumes,With 2 years of issues in each volume.pp 284 & 284 & 284 & 284.Bound in contemporary quarter calf with marbled boards.One volumes spine is brown the other red.Otherwise they match in style.The brown spine is rubbed & in the other volume some gatherings are pulled.Contents are very clean & sound.With lots of text engravings throughout.Both volumes are indexed for each year.
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Book number: 3200
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.83 | JP¥ 2254]
Catalogue: Children`s books
Keywords: Childrens, Victorian Magazine, Stories, Travels, Nature, Music, Juvenile, Literature,

 
The Rod Box. Winchester 1972
Winchester for the Rod Box.1972 38 page fishing catalogue in glossy pictorial limp card covers.Included is an order form.With 15 illustrations of rods,reels & other equipment.Also has a few Thelwell cartoons.A good copy.
Peter M. Daly, Rare and Second-hand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 4625
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.61 | JP¥ 751]
Catalogue: Fishing
Keywords: Angling. Fish. Rods. Reels. Nets. Bags. Fishing Catalogue. Itchen. Hampshire. Winchester

 
HISPANIC SOCIETY OF AMERICA:
Hispanic Society of America Handbook : Museum and Library Collections
New York. The Trustees,1938 First edition.With end-paper maps,a frontispiece & well illustrated throughout with many b&w photographs.pp 443.Hard cover in maroon cloth gilt.Spine slightly but evenly faded & a small nick to the base of spine.Otherwise a very good clean copy.Includes 4 b&w postcards of items from the collection,issued by the society in mint condition.
Peter M Daly, Rare and Secondhand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 7664
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 13.22 | JP¥ 1503]
Catalogue: Applied arts
Keywords: Spain,Iberia,Art,Antiques,Catalogue,Paintings,Sculpture,Ceramics,Glass,Gold,Silver,Ironwork,Furniture,Textiles,Manuscripts,Maps,Prints,Books,

 
ARMFIELD, CONSTANCE SMEDLEY & MAXWELL ARMFIELD:
The Armfields
London.Duckworth & Co.,1922 First edition.With 8 tipped-in colour plates by Maxwell Armfield.pp 96.The book is in hard covered orange cloth lettered in black.End-papers are tanned otherwise a very good clean copy.Size is 4to,22 x 17 cm.
Peter M Daly, Rare and Secondhand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 7690
GBP 16.50 [Appr.: EURO 18.75 US$ 21.81 | JP¥ 2479]
Keywords: Animals,Fiction,Turtle,Grasshoppers,Horse,Camel,Swallows,Eagle,Raven,Bittern,Juvenile,Tales,Fables,

 
AYRTON, MICHAEL:
Drawings and Sculpture
London. Cory, Adams & Mackay,1966 Second enlarged edition.Witha foreword by C.P.Snow and 206 b&w illustrations.pp 23 + illustrations.(Includes an A4 typed & signed letter from Ayrton to a budding artist offering her advice on where to study & materials to use etc.Dated 17/7/67).Hard cover in brick coloured cloth gilt.A very good copy in a rather tatty dust jacket with some loss to both lower edges. Also includes a couple of printed articles by & about Ayrton. Size is 4to,25 x 19 cm.
Peter M Daly, Rare and Secondhand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 7693
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 33.75 US$ 39.66 | JP¥ 4508]
Catalogue: Art
Keywords: Drawings,Sculpture,Art,Michael Ayrton,Bronzes,Signed,1960`S,Modern Art,

 
BENGER, G.:
Rumania in 1900.
London. Asher and Co.,1900 First edition. Authorised translation by A.H.Keane.With 2 photogravures as frontispieces,11 plates,a coloured double page map & 26 text illustrations from photos. Hard cover in green pictorial cloth lettered in black. Floral end-papers.Top of spine is a bit worn & lower corners lightly bumped.Contents clean & sound.A very good copy & fairly scarce.Size is 4to, 28 x 18 cm & is heavy, 1,490 kilo unpacked.Extra postage required for overseas customers.
Peter M Daly, Rare and Secondhand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 7717
GBP 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 56.25 US$ 66.09 | JP¥ 7514]
Catalogue: Travel.europe
Keywords: Roumania,Central Europe,Politics,Kings,Agriculture,Horticulture,Viniculture,Fisheries,Railways,Trade,Banking,the Arts,Schools,Literature,

 
ACKROYD, PETER:
The Collection. Journalism, Reviews, Essays, Short Stories, Lectures
London.Chatto & Windus,2002. ISBN 0-701-17300-9 First edition,first printing.pp xxviii 465.Hard cover,grey cloth gilt.A near fine copy in a near fine but price-clipped dust jacket.Heavy,nearly a kilo unpacked !! Edited & with an introduction by Thomas Wright.
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Book number: 6283
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 10.58 | JP¥ 1202]
Catalogue: Literature
Keywords: Journalism, Essays, Peter Ackroyd, Short Stories, Lectures, the Times, Spectator, Literature, Anthology, Book Reviews, Film, Tv, 0-701-17300-9

 
ADAIR, VIRGINIA & LEE:
Eighteenth Century Pastel Portraits
London. John Gifford.1971 First edition.Illustrated throughout with many colour & b&w illustrations & plates.pp 203.Hard cover,blue cloth gilt.A very good clean copy in a very good dust jacket.In a removeable protective sleeve.Size is quarto,30.5 x 21.5 cm. Heavy,1208 grams unpacked !
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Book number: 5546
GBP 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 US$ 16.52 | JP¥ 1878]
Catalogue: Art
Keywords: Pastels. Portraiture. Painting. Francois Boucher. De la Tour. William Hoare. John Russell.

 
ADAMS, H. G.:
Nests and Eggs of Familiar British Birds, Described and Illustrated; with an Account of the Haunts and Habits of the Feathered Architects, and Their Times and Modes of Building.
London. Groombridge & Sons,1859 Early (2nd) edition of this charming book.With 8 coloured plates of eggs, containing forty-eight different species. pp iv 79.Hard cover in the original green,blind stamped and decorated cloth with gilt lettering and spine decoration. The last few pages have a crease to their top corners & the frontis tissue guard is foxed.This apart a very good,clean,tight & bright copy.Published in "The Young Naturalist`s Library".
Peter M Daly, Rare and Secondhand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 7457
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 28.25 US$ 33.05 | JP¥ 3757]
Catalogue: Ornithology
Keywords: Oology,Birds,Aves,Nests,Eggs,Breeding,Egg Shells,Colour Plates,Groombridge,Identification,

 
A.P.AGARWATA (EDITOR):
Tourist`S Guide to Darjeeling,Sikkim & Bhutan,Kampong & Mirik
New Delhi.Nest & Wings,(1982) Original coloured pictorial stiff card covers.pp xxi (xvi) 101.With 21 b&w photos.,2 folding maps & various advertisments for local hotels etc.A few in colour.A nice local guide book in very good condition.
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Book number: 4215
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.61 | JP¥ 751]
Catalogue: Travel.asia
Keywords: India. Guide Book. Landmarks. Architecture. Customs. Travel. Tourist. Bhutan

 
FARROW, GEORGE EDWARD.:
Absurd Ditties
London. George Routledge, 1903 First edition.With b&w illustrations throughout by John Hassall.pp viii 224. Hard cover in the original blue pictorial & decorated cloth gilt.Pages are all edge gilt.A very bright,clean copy.Owner signature on first blank page otherwise a near fine copy.
Peter M Daly, Rare and Secondhand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 7684
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.5 US$ 26.44 | JP¥ 3005]
Catalogue: Children`s books
Keywords: Wallypug,Children`S Book,Rhymes,Ditties,Verse,Humour,John Hassall,Drawings,

 
FITTER, RICHARD & RICHARD MANUEL:
A Field Guide to Freshwater Life in Britain and North-West Europe
London.Collins,1986. ISBN 0 00 219143 1 First edition.With over 350 colour photos and over 350 drawings.pp 382. Hard cover in pictorial white laminated boards.A near fine unmarked copy.
Peter M Daly, Rare and Secondhand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 7703
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 US$ 15.86 | JP¥ 1803]
Keywords: Field Guide,Identification,Fishes,Birds,Reptiles,Mammals,Sponges,Worms,Spiders,Insects,Snails,Fungi,Algae, 0 00 219143 1 0002191431

 
GILLMORE, PARKER (UBIQUE):
A Hunter
London. Hurst and Blackett, 1871 First edition.With an engraved frontispiece & title-page.pp x 336 + 16 page publishers catalogue at end.This copy has been nicely rebound in three quarter brown marbled leather with marbled boards.Red title label with gilt decoration & lettering to the spine.The binding is in near fine condition but page 9 & 10 have a repair to the top of page with no loss of text.Page 11 & 12 is torn to the top of the page with loss of one word on the first & last line of text.Slight light foxing to title & frontis otherwise a very good & attractive item.The author was a Scottish soldier & hunter who travelled widely in America & Africa & wrote many books.This is an account of hunting and fishing in Montana Territory apparently just before the discovery of precious metals there.
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Book number: 7651
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 50.75 US$ 59.49 | JP¥ 6762]
Keywords: Montana,Hunting,Shooting,Fishing,Indians,Racoons,Skunk,Wolves,Birds,Snakes,Game,Bear,Landscape,Moose,Horses,Guns,

 
AITKEN, SIR MAX:
Canada in Flanders. The Official Story of the Canadian Expeditionary Force,Volume 1.
London.Hodder and Stoughton,1916. First edition.With a folding map & others in the text.pp xx 247.Hard cover, in the original red cloth gilt.The spine is a little faded.Contents clean & sound.A good copy.No d/j.
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Book number: 6724
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 13.22 | JP¥ 1503]
Catalogue: Military
Keywords: France,Flanders,Canadian Army,W.W. 1. ,Battles,Neuve Chapelle,Ypres,Festubert,Givenchy,Light Infantry,Honours,Casualties,

 
AJAO, ADEROGBA.:
On the Tiger`S Back
London.George Allen & Unwin,1962. First edition.With a frontispiece.pp 149.Hard cover,red pictorial cloth lettered in black.A very good copy in a good + slightly edge worn dust jacket.Not price-clipped." Six Years under Communism by a Nigerian ".
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Book number: 4972
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.61 | JP¥ 751]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Africa. Nigeria. Lagos. Communism. East Germany. Russia. Moscow. Cold War

 
AKERMAN, JOHN YONGE:
Ancient Coins of Cities and Princes, Geographically Arranged and Described: Hispania - Gallia - Britannia
London. John Russell Smith,1846 First edition.With 24 engraved plates of coins on thick paper.pp iv 203. Hard cover,in the original red cloth with gilt & blind decoration to spine & front board.The title-page is printed in red & black.A very good,clean, bright & complete copy.Original cream end-papers.An excellent copy.
Peter M Daly, Rare and Secondhand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 6690
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 39.5 US$ 46.27 | JP¥ 5259]
Catalogue: Archaeology
Keywords: Coins,Numismatics,Europe, Spain, Gaul, Great Britain,Carthagena,Spain,Money,Tokens,Trade,Archaeology

 
HARTLEY, GILFRID W.:
Wild Sport with Gun, Rifle, and Salmon-Rod
Edinburgh and London .William Blackwood And Sons,1903. First edition.With a photogravure frontispiece by G.E Lodge + 5 others,14 b&w photographs and 4 sketches.pp xii 225 + 32 page publishers catalogue at end.Hard cover in original sand coloured cloth gilt.Small dent to lower edge of front cover otherwise a very good,bright,clean & sound copy.Fairly scarce.
Peter M Daly, Rare and Secondhand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 7705
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 33.75 US$ 39.66 | JP¥ 4508]
Keywords: Shooting,Fishing,Angling,Wildfowling,Deer,Stalking,Salmon,Cberland,Geese,Swans,Duck,

 
HUTTON, CAPTAIN F.W. & JAMES DRUMMOND.:
The Animals of New Zealand. An Account of the Dominion
Aukland.Whitcombe and Tombs,1923. Fourth edition,revised & enlarged.With a portrait frontispiece & 153 b&w illustrations.pp 434.Hard cover,original green buckram with gilt lettering. Attractive bookplate to front pastedown (Anne Sophia Walpole). A very good clean & well preserved copy.Heavy,900 grams unpacked.
Peter M Daly, Rare and Secondhand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 7332
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.83 | JP¥ 2254]
Keywords: New Zealand,Fauna,Mammals,Bats,Birds,Aves,Reptiles,Amphibians,Maori,Names,Habitats,Distribution,Pacific,

 
ALDRIDGE, WENDY.:
Hobnails and Sea-Boots. Flower Farming in the Isles of Scilly.
London: George G. Harrap & Co. 1956 First edition.With a frontispiece,2 maps & 14 plates in half-tone.pp 224. Hard cover,green cloth lettered in white.Some light foxing to page edges but otherwise a good + copy in a good + but edge-worn & unclipped dust jacket.
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Book number: 5487
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.75 US$ 7.93 | JP¥ 902]
Catalogue: Local history
Keywords: Scilly Isles. Flower Farming. St Agnes. Gugh. Topography. Islands. Agriculture.

 
ALLEN, N.V:
The Birds of Exmoor
Dulverton.The Exmoor Press,1971. ISBN. 900131-00-4 First edition.Original pictorial card covers with photo.of peregrine & chick on cover Maps on inside of covers.20 b&w.plates & drawings by M.C. Bentley.pp 64.Minimal edge wear but a very good copy.Published in the`Microstudies`series.
Peter M. Daly, Rare and Second-hand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 988
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 US$ 5.95 | JP¥ 676]
Catalogue: Ornithology
Keywords: Birds, Birding, Birdwatching, Somerset, Moorland, Ornithology, Avifauna, 900131-00-4

 
ALLEN, RUTH:
Children's Book Prizes. An Evaluation and History of Major Awards for Children's Books in the English-Speaking World.
Aldershot.Ashgate Publishing,1998.ISBN 1-85928-237-7 Author signed presentation copy,first edition.With a frontispiece.ppxi 333. Hard cover,purple cloth gilt.A near fine copy in a near fine unclipped dust jacket.Signed on title-page & with a signed presentation," For Elizabeth with love from Ruth " on the f e p.
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Book number: 6131
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 10.58 | JP¥ 1202]
Catalogue: Children`s books
Keywords: Book Prizes, Children`S Literature, Illustrators, Publishing, Awards, Children`S Books, 1-85928-237-7

 
ALLETZHAUSER, AL:
The House of Nomura
London.Bloomsbury,1990 First edition.With 30 b&w.illustrations.pp xxiii 343.Hard cover,red cloth gilt.A very good copy in a very good dust jacket.Not price-clipped.The inside story of the legendary Japanese dynasty.A history from the late 19th century..
Peter M. Daly, Rare and Second-hand BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 1656
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8 US$ 9.25 | JP¥ 1052]
Catalogue: Travel.asia
Keywords: Asia, Busines, History, Japan, Tokyo, Osaka, Kobe, War, Politics, Trade, 0 7475 0382 6

 
ALLIN, MICHAEL:
Zarafa
London.Headline,1998.ISBN. 0 7472 2299 1 First UK edition.With a frontispiece,end-paper maps,27 illustrations & 1 other map.pp 215.Hard cover,brown cloth gilt.A near fine copy in a very good but price-clipped dust jacket.Story of a Giraffe in 1826 & its long walk from Mareilles to the Paris Zoo.
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Book number: 1839
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.61 | JP¥ 751]
Keywords: Zoos, Giraffe, France, Africa, Mammals, Paris, Menageries, Regents Park, 0 7472 2299 1 0747222991

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