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COLLECTING THE NEW NATURALISTS
Written by Tim Bernhard; Timothy Loe.
Stock no. 1610670
Published by William Collins. 1st 2015. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Matt illustrated boards. Blue patterned endpapers. 352 pages including Index. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780007367153.
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COMMEMORATIVE MEDALS OF THE RIGHT HONOURABLE HORATIO LORD VISCOUNT NELSON
Written by Thomas A. Hardy.
Stock no. 1816074
Published by The Nelson Society. 1st 1985. Very good condition.

A guide to collecting. With a Description of the Medals and Medallions of His Lordship's Battles, Monuments & Flagships 1797-1905. White cardwrap booklet. 40 pages. ISBN: 0951070207. Covers grubby with the remains of a label to top front corner.
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MOORCROFT A GUIDE TO MOORCROFT POTTERY 1897 - 1990
Written by Paul Atterbury.
Stock no. 1815932
Published by Richard Dennis; Hugh Edwards. 1st 1990. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w and colour photos. 190 pages. Additional material by Beatrice Moorcroft. ISBN: 0903685264. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded at spine.
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VICTORIAN ILLUSTRATED BOOKS
Written by Percy Muir.
Stock no. 1317084
Published by Portman Books. 1st thus 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Until the first appearance of this book in 1971, no overall chronicle of Victorian illustrated books was available. Fully illustrated in b/w. Includes sections at the end of each chapter listing the most important books of each period. An essential reference work. This is the revised impression. Maroon boards. 287 pages includes index. ISBN: 0713407255. Spine and corners bumped. Some faint evidence of pencil writing (now erased) to top corner of front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is badly sunned to spine.
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THE CHILDREN'S ANNUAL A HISTORY AND COLLECTOR'S GUIDE
Written by Alan Clark.
Stock no. 1317081
Published by Boxtree. 1st 1988. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. An invaluable reference book. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1852832126. Corners bumped. Top of spine damaged. Small, light damp stain to top corners of last 40 pages else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is damaged with loss to top of spine.
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ABC FOR BOOK COLLECTORS
Written by John Carter; Nicolas Barker.
Stock no. 1317075
Published by Werner Shaw Ltd.. 7th 1994. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An essential reference book. Seventh edition, revised by Barker. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Spine of dustwrapper is faded.
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AUTOMOBILIA
Written by Michael Worthington-Williams.
Stock no. 1814173
Published by B.T. Batsford; Royal Automobile Club. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A guided tour for collectors of automobilia. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0713416068. A few minor marks to front endpapers. Light page edge browning. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is slightly scuffed.
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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF TOYS
Written by Constance Eileen King.
Stock no. 1609297
Published by Robert Hale. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. In addition to a general historical description of each category, the book includes alphabetical entries on the major manufacturers, and also advice for the collector as well as comments on care and cleaning. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0707917126. Corners bumped. Price-cut wrapper is faded to spine, edge creased and torn.
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THE ULTIMATE DOLLS' HOUSE BOOK
Written by Faith Eaton.
Stock no. 1609296
Published by Dorling Kindersley. 1st 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 0751301124. Spine bumped. Browning to page edges. Wrapper browned at edges.
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BADGES AND INSIGNIA OF THE BRITISH ARMED SERVICES
Written by W.E. May; William Y. Carman; John Tanner.
Stock no. 1814029
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Royal Navy; The Army; and The Flying Services. Large format. Red cloth boards, black title block to spine with gilt title. 6 colour plates, b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713613440. Lower board edges rubbed. Text block a little grubby. Page 100 stained but legible. Contents otherwise clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and scuffed.
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SHOULDER-BELT PLATES AND BUTTONS
Written by H.G. Parkyn.
Stock no. 1813727
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A classic reference work, of interest to collectors of British militaria and those interested in British military history. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Shelf wear to top & tail of spine with slight fading to top of spine. One or two foxspots and grubby marks but generally contents clean. Plain dustwrapper with red titles is worn at corners with slight loss, faded to spine and grubby.
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ROSEWOOD TO REVOLUTION: THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CENTREPIN FISHING REEL
Written by John Stephenson.
Stock no. 1813070
1st 1993. Very good condition.

The rocky path to glory that culminated with the magnificent centrepins of the late Victorian era. Cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations, a few colour photos. 287 pages. A few light scuff marks to covers and text block. Contents clean.
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