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THE REVELATION OF JOHN
Written by Robin Gwyndaf. Illustrated by Margaret D. Jones.
Stock no. 1807602
Published by Robin Gwyndaf. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dual language - English and Welsh. Large format. Limited edition of 400. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. Colour & b/w illustrations. SIGNED by illustrator and publisher. Copy 27 of 400. Dedication to verso of first blank page from publisher. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper is faded at spine and vertical edges.

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BONNARD AT LE CANNET
Written by Michel Terrasse. Illustrated by Pierre Bonnard.
Stock no. 1807601
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st thus 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. Inscription in ink to inside of front cover.

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WHITEHAVEN 1660-1800: A NEW TOWN OF THE LATE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY
Written by Sylvia Collier; Sarah Pearson.
Stock no. 1807600
Published by HMSO. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Study of its Buildings and Urban Development. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. Large format. Pictorial cardwarps. B/w photos and plans. Folding plan of the town to inside rear cover. Spine lightly faded. Covers lightly scuffed. Small, neat inscription in ink to half-title page. Contents clean.

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DARK POOLS: THE DRY FLY AND THE NYMPH
Written by Charles Jardine.
Stock no. 1807599
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A complete syntheses of all trout-fishing techniques. Tips and advice on rivercraft, techniques and tactics from one of the top fly fishermen in the country. Highly informative on all aspects of river life, including conservation, in addition to the fishing aspect. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. 208 pages including index. Small brown mark to prelims else a fine copy in a very nice wrapper.

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THE DANDY MONSTER COMIC 1939 (FACSIMILE)
No author listed.
Stock no. 1807598
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1st 2006. Fine condition.

Special Facsimile Edition of the first ever Dandy annual originally published in 1938. Colour pictorial boards. Two-tone and b/w illustrations. 128 pages. Contained in publisher's slipcase in fine condition.

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HENRIETTA THE FAITHFUL HEN
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 1807597
Published by Transatlantic Arts Ltd.. 1946. Almost very good condition.

Large oblong format. Cloth spine, red and white pictorial paperboards. Beautiful colour lithographic illustrations. By the author of Orlando The Marmalade Cat. Edges rubbed and worn. Boards scribbled on and scuffed. Light fingering to contents, a few pencil scribbles.

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LAMPORT & HOLT LINE
Written by Paul Heaton.
Stock no. 1807596
Published by P.M. Heaton Publishing. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition.

A history of Liverpool's Lamport and Holt Line, starting with an account of the founders' origins, followed by details of the various developments up to the present day when the container ship 'Churchill' maintains their services. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. 160 pages.

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RELIGION AND ART: NEW ISSUES IN INDIAN ICONOGRAPHY AND ICONOLOGY
Written by Claudine Bautze-Picron.
Stock no. 1807595
Published by The British Association For South Asian Studies. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Volume 1 of the proceedings of the 18th conference of the European Association Archaeologists, London, 2005. Matt boards, white title to spine. B/w illustrations. Boards scuffed.

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THE ORVIS FLY-TYING GUIDE
Written by Tom Rosenbauer. Illustrated by Rod Walinchus.
Stock no. 1807594
Published by Constable. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The complete guide to tying and mastering every fly worth fishing. Details on dry flies, wet flies, nymphs, terrestrials, and streamers. Large format. Green spine with white title, white flecked paper boards. Colour photos & b/w illustrations.

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THE CITY AS A WORK OF ART: LONDON. PARIS. VIENNA.
Written by Donald J. Olsen.
Stock no. 1807593
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 1986. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A look at the public buildings and private dwellings of nineteenth-century London, Paris, and Vienna. How the architectural taste, social aspirations, and political strategies of the period produced urban environments that continue to meet the needs and delight the spirits of the present age. Large format. Burgundy cloth spine with gilt title, dark beige paper boards. B/w photos. Wrapper is edge-rubbed and faded at spine.

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FROM HROCA TO ANNE BEING A 1000 YEARS IN THE LIFE OF ROWINGTON
Written by Joy Woodall. Illustrated by K.J. Startin.
Stock no. 1807592
1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. The history of Rowington, a parish of scattered hamlets six miles north of Warwick. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. xix and 188 pages including index. 2 maps in rear pocket. Light browning to board edges. Foxing to text block else contents clean. Maps present in rear pocket. White pictorial wrapper is browned and grubby.

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HOLSINGER'S CHARLOTTESVILLE 1890-1925
Written by F.T. Heblich; Cecile Clover Walters. Illustrated by Rufus W. Holsinger.
Stock no. 1807591
Published by Progress Publishers. 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Selected Photographs from the Collection of Rufus W. Holsinger. Brown cloth boards, gilt titles. 106 pages. Light page browning to contents. Price-cut wrapper is chipped at edges with slight loss and a little scuffed.

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