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21 BLACK, Carlos Bertram. Introduccion Sencilla Y Corta Al Estudio de la Lengua Inglesa, par el uso de Los Colegios Sud Americanos. Parte I. Secunda Edicion.
Adan Y Carlos Black. Edimburgo. [A & C Black, Edinburgh] 1857 
First edition. SCARCE. 178pp. Illustrated with engravings. An early book in South American Spanish for learning English. Original tan cloth gilt, lacks portions at head and tail of spine and tiny portions along joints. Inner hinge visible but sound. Endpapers soiled o/w VG. 44408 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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22 BOLANO, Roberto. Nazi Literature in the Americas. Translated from the Spanish by Chris Andrews.
Picador 2008 
Hardback. Corners slightly bumped o/w a very clean copy. VG+. 52461 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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23 BRADY, J.H. Varieties of Literature. Being, principally, selections from the portfolio of the late John Brady, Esq., author of "Clavis Calendaria".
Geo. B. Whittaker, London. 1826. 
Rebound in recent quarter green calf and marbled bds. with new eps. 295pp. Lacking top left corner of tp. Some foxing to one signature only. VG 33884 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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24 BROOMHALL, Edward Barron. The Imperial Combination Code for Mining, Company promoting, Financial and Stock Exchange Purposes. The Rubber Edition.
E. B. Broomhall. London. 1913 
First edition, thus. Large 4to. 241, 28pp. Original half navy morocco binding, in the styler of an old ledger. Gilt text to upper board. Extremities worn and rubbed, marbled endpapers. Pages browned o/w VG. Scarce dictionary of very specific telegraphic codes. 50628 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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25 BURDETT, Eric. The Craft of Bookbinding. A Practical Handbook.
1983 
David & Charles, Newton Abbot. 1983. Third Impression. Hardback. DW. Colour and b/w illustrations. Large 8vo. A very nice copy, clean and fresh internally, in wrapper that is very slightly soiled. 77875 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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26 BURGESS, Anthony. A Mouthful of Air: Language and Languages, Especially English.
1992 
Hutchinson, London. 1992. First edition. Dust-wrapper. 347 pages. Index. A clean and fresh copy. 74298 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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27 CAMUS, M. A Treatise on the Teeth of Wheels: Demonstrating the Best Forms which can be Given to them for the Purposes Of Machinery Such as Mill Work and Clock-Work. Translated from the French of.... by John Isaac Hawkins.
1868 
E.& F. N. Spon, London. 1868. Third Edition reprinted from the Second. Hardback, NO WRAPPER. Green textured and blind decorated cloth, gilt. Illustrated with 18 plates at rear. Boards are a little worn and rubbed with some slight fraying to head of spine. Large closed tear to front free endpaper near spine and minor signs of age browning to o/w clean and sound contents. 77321 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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28 CARTER, John. ABC For Book Collectors.
1974 
Granada Publishing. London. 1974. Reprint. Hardback. DW. Ex-Library copy with usual stamps and remains of labels to front free endpapers and reverse of title page o/w contents clean in price clipped and soiled wrapper. 78215 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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29 CHANEY, Edward and RITCHIE, Neil. (Edited by). Oxford, China and Italy. Writings in Honour of Sir Harold Acton on his Eightieth Birthday.
Thames and Hudson Ltd., London. 1984 
First Edition. DW. 4to. 246pp. Frontis and b/w illustrations throughout. Nr. fine/VG in sunned wrapper that is lightly worn at extremities with half inch closed tear to top margin of upper panel. 60611 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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30 CLOWES, W.B. Family Business 1803-1953 by....
William Clowes and Sons Limited, London. n.d.(c.1953) 
First edition. DW. ix, 81pp. Portrait frontis. + Profusely illustrated throughout. Ills. to title page. Large 8vo. Bds. sl. warped, extremities sl. worn, outer edge v. sl. foxed. E/ps v. sl. browned and v. sl. foxed. Wrapper extremities worn and chipped, lower panel soiled, sm. hole to upper panel at joint with head of spine o/w VG/VG. 15377 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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31 CROOK, Alec C. From The Foundation To Gilbert Scott. A History of the Buildings of St John's College, Cambridge 1511 to 1885.
1980 
Cambridge. 1980. First Edition. Hardback. DW. Large 8vo. Colour frontis with colour fold-out plan to rear and b/w illustrations. Inscription to front free endpaper o/w a lovely copy, very clean and fresh. 74041 
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32 CROOK, Alec C. Penrose to Cripps. A Century of Building In The College of St John The Evangelist, Cambridge.
1978 
Cambridge University Press. 1978. First Edition. Hardback. DW. Colour frontis with illustrations and maps to endpapers. Ownership inscription to endpaper o/w a nice copy. Very clean and fresh in slightly worn wrapper. 74043 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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33 DARTON, F. J. Harvey. Dickens. Positively the First Appearance. A Centenary Review with a Bibliography of Sketches by Boz.
Argonaut Press, London 1933 
First Edition. DW. x+145pp. Plate to frontis. B/w. illus. Label neatly removed from ffep. o/w a very good copy in bright wrapper. VG+/VG+ 20503 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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34 DAVIES, W. Twiston. Fifty Years Of Progress. An Account of the African Organisation of the Imperial Tobacco Company. 1907 - 1957
The Imperial Tobacco Company Limited. n.d. (c. 1958) 
D/W. Frontis + illustrated throughout + 1 fold out map. Head and tail of spine slightly crumpled. Wrapper slightly worn, creased and chipped at extremities. Lacks portion from upper panel near spine (approx. 2x1cm). 2.5cm closed tear to top edge of lower panel. Head and tail of spine worn and chipped. VG+/VG-. 25548 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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35 DAWSON, Lawrence H. Nicknames and Pseudonyms. Including Sobriquets Of Persons In History, Literature, And The Arts Generally, Titles Given To Monarchs, And The Nicknames Of The British Regiments And The States Of North America.
George Routledge. London. n.d. (c1916) 
Dark blue cloth, with tooled decoration. No DW. size: 10 x 7cm. 16mo. 312pp plus 1p of adverts. Slight spotting to spine o/w a lovely little copy. Routledge's Miniature Reference Library. 47278 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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36 DELESALLE, Georges. Preface de Jean Richepin. Dictionnaire Argot-Francais & Francais- Argot. (French Slang).
1896 
Paul Ollendorff. 1896. Hardback no DW. Blue cloth, gilt. Spine sunned and extremities a little worn. Ownership signature to half-title page and bookplate to front pastedown. Endpapers foxed and pages browned. A very sound copy. 74779 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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37 DOUGHTY,Thomas. A Briefe Discoverie of the Crafte and Pollicie.1621. Martinus Becanus. The English Iarre. 1612. Edward Weston: The Triall of Christian Truth. 1614.
Scolar Press, London. 1971 
First edition thus. Large 8vo. Blue cloth, gilt. No DW. Three volumes in one. Boards v. sl. warped and sl. rubbed. Contents clean and fresh. VG+ 47110 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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38 EALES-WHITE, Major J.C. Records of Hereford Cathedral School.
1931 
Messrs. Wilson & Phillips, Hereford. 1931. First edition. Hardback NO WRAPPER. Orig. Blue and Cream with Coat of Arms to upper board. Illustrated. Tall 8vo. Slight signs of wear to the boards o/w a lovely clean copy. 17655 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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39 ELEY, A. W. The New Morse Code Manual. Arranged by Flying Officer A. W. Eley.
The Air Ministry. Leicester. N.d. (c.1941) 
Third edition. Slim 39pp. stapled pamphlet. Illustrated. Buff covers illustrated in black. Centre pages loose, endpapers foxed o/w VG+. 44739 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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40 ELIOT, Henry. The Penguin Classics. (SIGNED).
2018 
Penguin Books, London. 2018. First Edition. SIGNED by the author. Hardback. No DW. Red illustrated cloth, white lettering. Illustrated. 4to. A Lovely clean and fresh copy. As New. 77458 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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