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BRUNEL AN ENGINEERING BIOGRAPHY
Written by Adrian Vaughan.
Stock no. 2129134
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2006. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green covers with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 9780711030787. Couple of white marks to spine. Marks to endpapers; slight odour to book.
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JAMES ABBOTT MCNEILL WHISTLER A LIFE
Written by G.H. Fleming.
Stock no. 2129118
Published by The Windrush Press. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0900075619. A few tiny nicks to wrapper corners.
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WHISTLER A LIFE FOR ART'S SAKE
Written by Daniel E. Sutherland.
Stock no. 2129117
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 2014. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

This biography makes extensive use of the artist's private correspondence to tell the story of his life and work. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780300203462. What looks like tea/coffee stain to top of outer page edges.
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SHADE OF THE RAINTREE THE LIFE AND DEATH OF ROSS LOCKRIDGE, JR. AUTHOR OF RAINTREE COUNTY
Written by Larry Lockridge.
Stock no. 2129116
Published by Viking. 1st USA 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

American edition. Black spine, with copper title. White mottled boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0670854409. Wrapper spine is faded.
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CARAVAGGIO: A LIFE
Written by Helen Langdon. Illustrated by Caravaggio.
Stock no. 2129112
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth covers with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Colour plates. ISBN: 0701160632.
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ARTHUR MELVILLE SCOTTISH IMPRESSIONIST (1855-1904)
Written by Agnes Ethel Mackay. Illustrated by Arthur Melville.
Stock no. 2129104
Published by F. Lewis Publishers Limited. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brick red cloth covers with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Limited Edition of 500 numbered copies. 4 tipped-in colour plates + 42 b/w illustrations to rear. This is Copy Number: 122. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Wrapper is a bit browned with a few closed tears, which have been neatly repaired with tape to verso. A few marks to wrapper.
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THE BEST OF THE MARX BROTHERS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1817127
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Fine condition.

Groucho, Chinco, Harpo Et Al. Silver/grey cloth with black and white titles and vignettes. B/w photos and colour illustrations. Second printing. Contained in publisher's almost fine grey slipcase.
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STANLEY WOODS THE WORLD'S FIRST MOTORCYCLE SUPERSTAR
Written by David Crawford.
Stock no. 2128952
Published by David Crawford. 1st 2012. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9780957034105. A few small knocks along couple of cover edges.
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BB A CELEBRATION
Written by BB; Tom Quinn. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2128938
Published by Wharncliffe Publishing Limited. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A unique collection of BB's country and field sports writings. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photographic plates plus numerous b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1871647169. Some page edge browning.
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ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Written by Walter Raleigh.
Stock no. 2128910
Published by Edward Arnold. 1st 1895. Very good condition.

Beige cloth with gilt title and brown vignettes. What appears to be an appraisal of some of Stevenson's works and whether they would last the test of time. Some foxing and browning to pages.
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THE FAMILY THE STORY OF CHARLES MANSON'S DUNE BUGGY ATTACK BATTALION
Written by Ed. Sanders.
Stock no. 2128893
Published by Rupert Hart-Davis. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, light blue title to spine. ISBN: 0246105283. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a few chips and nicks; a couple of damp marks to verso.
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VAN GOGH'S EAR THE TRUE STORY
Written by Bernadette Murphy.
Stock no. 2128889
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 2016. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial boards. On 23 December 1888 Vincent Van Gogh cut off his ear. B/w and colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781784740610.
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