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THE JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR THE BIBLIOGRAPHY OF NATURAL HISTORY VOLUME 6 PART 6
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819482
Published by Society For The Bibliography Of Natural History. 1974. Very good condition.
Pages 373-568, February 1974. Green cardwraps. Contents are papers on the Sowerby family. Backstrip faded, a little rubbed and creased. Price-label stuck to front cover. Text block slightly grubby.
Essays on great men. The text of this edition follows that of the 1938 second revised edition, with minor emendations. Red cloth spine with white title, blue boards. 345 pages. Green endpapers. B/w photos. A super copy in origianal slipcase.
Re-Issue. Brick-red cloth with blue and gold decoration. Gilt title to spine. B/w wood engravings. A super copy in original slipcase.
WILLIAM RUSSELL SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT OF THE TIMES
Written by Roger Hudson.
Stock no. 2133169
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1995. Fine condition.
Brown elaborately decorated pictorial cloth. B/w photos. Contained in black very slightly scuffed slipcase.
Re-Issue. Brick-red cloth with blue and gold decoration. Gilt title to spine. B/w wood engravings. Contained in slightly scuffed dark blue slipcase.
Originally published in the pages of Motor Cycling The explotis of some of the greatest riders of the past are graphically described. B/w photos. 104 Pages. Tape remnants to endpapers and dustwrapper flaps. Small amount of biro scribble to rear endpaper. Previous owner's address label to rear pastedown. Green dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed, slightly faded to spine and slightly scuffed.
Storm of Steel is the memoir of German officer Ernst JÃ¼nger's experiences on the Western Front during the First World War. Grey decorated cloth. 8 full-page colour plates. 264 pages. A super copy in original slipcase.
Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Autobiography. A story of almost unbelievable endurance, of 2530 operational flights by one man, Hans Ulrich Rudel, on the Eastern front. Spine slightly faded. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
A personal story of the war in North Africa and Italy by General Eisenhower's Deputy, later Commander of the Fifth Army. Maps to endpapers. B/w photos and maps. Boards a little stained/marked. Spine slightly cocked. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Text block browned. A few foxspots present. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few small chips and closed tears, a little grubby.
Biography of the racing car driver. Formerly published as ' Jim Clark Remembered'. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1852601442. Reprint of the 3rd edition.
Drawn mainly from the sporting diaries he kept for many years, BB recalls numerous little adventures afield. A collection of happenings and impressions of the seasons, beautifully enhanced by dramatic b/w wood- engravings throughout. Black boards, gilt lettering to spine. 176 pages. ISBN: 0718118154. Spine slightly bumped. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Light foxing and page browning to textblock. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased and there is slight evidence of the wrapper having been leant on to write.
BRUNEL: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ISAMBARD KINGDOM BRUNEL
Written by R. Angus Buchanan.
Stock no. 1819377
Published by Hambledon And London. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
The story both of the engineer, who followed his father Marc into what ws then a new profession, and of the man. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 185285331X. Minor scuffing to rear panel of dustwrapper.