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A DICTIONARY OF MARXIST THOUGHT
Written by Tom Bottomore; et al.
Stock no. 2132937
Published by Oxford University Press. 1987. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0195621573. Mottling to covers - from possible damp at one time. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn, with a little loss; some grubby marks and foxing.

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THIS IS WHERE WE LIVE...
Written by D.J.B. Summers; et al.
Stock no. 1819182
Published by Monmouthshire Education Authority. 1st 1972. Very good condition.

Large format. A prizewinning study of Cwmbran and its environment by pupils aged eleven to eighteen of Croesyceiliog School. B/w and colour photos and illustrations. Spine faded, boards lightly browned. Text block browned and a little grubby.

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TEXT-BOOK OF PALAEONTOLOGY VOL. III MAMMALIA
Written by Karl A. Von Zittel; Max Schlosser; et al.
Stock no. 2132742
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Revised by Schlosser. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some uneven fading/mottling to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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BLACKIE'S BOYS' ANNUAL
Written by Percy F. Westerman; et al. Illustrated by H.M. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 2132738
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1931. Almost very good condition.

Large format. White cloth spine with dark title and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows cowboy and horse on the prairie. First story is "Rabbit Unwin" by Richard Bird. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; Some scuffing to cover edges. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks.

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FERRARI THE MAN, THE MACHINES
Written by Stan Grayson; Griffith Borgeson; Stirling Moss; Denis Jenkinson; et al.
Stock no. 2132728
Published by Automobile Quarterly. 1st USA 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

American edition. Slightly oblong format. Red cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour and b/w photos throughout. Edited and introduced by Grayson. Chapters by various authors. ISBN: 0525104453. Spotting to covers. Wrapper is edge-creased with couple of tears; a couple repaired with sticky tape on corners.

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THE OXFORD ANNUAL FOR CHILDREN 17TH YEAR
Written by Margaret Baker; Charles S. Bayne; Cecily M. Rutley; Cicely Englefield; et al. Illustrated by Mary Strange Reeve; Grace Lodge; M.A. Peart; A.H. Watson; Florence Harrison; et al..
Stock no. 2132699
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. Almost very good condition.

Large, heavy format. Red boards with large pictorial onlays to spine and front board (showing children playing with kites). Pictorial endpapers. Colour plates and illustrations in colour and b/w throughout. First story is "The Robber Baron". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some surface paper damage to rear cover. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing throughout.

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BATH HISTORY VOLUME VIII
Written by Brenda J. Buchanan; et al.
Stock no. 2132572
Published by Millstream Books. 1ST 2000. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos and maps. Edited by Buchanan. ISBN: 094897561X. Front cover edge is a bit creased. Spine is faded.

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MURAQQA IMPERIAL MUGHAL ALBUMS
Written by Elaine Wright; et al.
Stock no. 2132537
Published by Art Services International. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

From the Chester Beatty Library Dublin. Albums of paintings and calligraphy assembled during the years 1600-1657 by the emperors Jahangir and Shah Jahan of the Mughal dynasty, serving as a window to understanding the history and culture of this important period of Indian history. Large heavy format. Light blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour photos throughout. 500 pages includes index. ISBN: 0883971542. Corners slightly bumped. Wrapper edges rubbed with small closed tear at top of rear panel.

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FOLKLORE, MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF BRITAIN
Written by Russell Ash; et al.
Stock no. 2132532
Published by The Readers' Digest Association Limited. 2nd 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The greatest-ever collection of British stories, customs and superstitions yet assembled. Folklore, myths and legends that have shaped the unique character of Britain and its people. Large format. Black cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. Packed with colour and b/w illustrations. 552 pages includes index. Majority of pages lightly browned else book would be fine. Wrapper is nicked at corners, rubbed at edges and creased on front flap.

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OPEN THE DOOR
Written by Margery Fisher; et al. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone; et al..
Stock no. 2132411
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dustwrapper design by Edward Ardizzone. A collection of Margery Fisher's own choice of stories by famous childrens authors. B/w illustrations by various artists. Red boards. Gilt titles. 381 pages. 9 x 5.75". ISBN: 0340037091. Spotting to covers, which have bowing to front cover. Corners are bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents are still very good. Ardizzone illustrate wrapper is edge-torn and chipped and creased, but with minimal loss, some uneven fading to rear panel.

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MOTOR CYCLE REPAIR AND UPKEEP
Written by Edward Molloy; et al.
Stock no. 2132359
Published by George Newnes Limited. Circa 1931. Very good condition.

A Comprehensive, Practical and Authoritative Guide for the Owner - Driver and Garage Mechanic. Black cloth boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 14 parts complete. A few marks to covers. Marks to pages 53-60 and cover of part 2.

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COGS, CARAVELS AND GALLEONS THE SAILING SHIP 1000-1650
Written by Robert Gardiner; et al.
Stock no. 2132350
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The history of the sailing ship 1000-1650. Large format. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0851775608. Light browning to edge of textblock else a fine copy in pictorial wrapper which is browned at edges.

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