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A DICTIONARY OF BATTLES 1715-1815
Written by Michael Clavert; Peter Young.
Stock no. 1817889
Published by New English Library. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The second volume in a series which will eventually cover all the significant battles which have been fought on land, sea and in the air since ancient times. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0450032264. Page browning throughout. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper has fading to spine and front panel.
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A DICTIONARY OF BATTLES 1816-1976
Written by Peter Young; Michael Calvert.
Stock no. 1817888
Published by New English Library. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The first volume in a series which will eventually cover all the significant battles which have been fought on land, sea and in the air since ancient times. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0450028429. Page browning throughout. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and scuffed.
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THE WATCH & CLOCK MAKERS' HANDBOOK, DICTIONARY AND GUIDE
Written by F.J. Britten.
Stock no. 2129764
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1988. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A reprint of the Baron Publishing Ltd edition (1976). B/w illustrations. 499 pages. ISBN: 0902028464. Browning to title page and page edges. Wrapper has a few small marks.
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HOROLOGICAL HINTS AND HELPS
Written by F.W. Britten.
Stock no. 2129762
Published by Baron Publishing. 1977. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Revised edition. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0902028642.
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THE PORTRAIT IN BRITAIN AND AMERICA
Written by Robin Simon.
Stock no. 1317544
Published by Phaidon; Oxford. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With a Biographical Dictionary of Portrait Painters 1680-1914. Large format. Colour and b/w reproductions of paintings. 255 pages includes index. ISBN: 0714823864. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Dustwrapper a little scuffed.
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THE HELM DICTIONARY OF SCIENTIFIC BIRD NAMES: FROM AALGE TO ZUSII
Written by James A. Jobling.
Stock no. 1815193
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2010. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A work of reference listing the generic, specific and subspecific names of every form of bird in the world - some 20,00 entries in total - and provides their meanings and derivations. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 9781408125014. Spine cocked. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges.
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A TO Z GIS: AN ILLUSTRATED DICTIONARY OF GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS
Written by Tasha Wade; Shelly Sommer.
Stock no. 1814744
Published by Esri Press. Circa 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Second Edition. An indispensable guide and companion for anyone involved in the expanding field of geographic information systems technology. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781589481404. 4th printing of the Second Edition.
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THE HELM DICTIONARY OF SCIENTIFIC BIRD NAMES: FROM AALGE TO ZUSII
Written by James A. Jobling.
Stock no. 1814435
Published by Christopher Helm. 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A work of reference listing the generic, specific and subspecific names of every form of bird in the world - some 20,00 entries in total - and provides their meanings and derivations. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 9781408125014. Reprinted with corrections.
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RUSSIAN-ENGLISH MATHEMATICAL VOCABULARY
Written by J. Burlak; K. Brooke.
Stock no. 2120357
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With a short grammatical sketch. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and wrapper, which is also unevenly faded.
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A DICTIONARY OF SCIENTIFIC TERMS
Written by I.F. Henderson; W.D. Henderson.
Stock no. 1708889
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1920. Very good condition.

Pronunciation, Derivation, and definitions of terms in biology, botany, zoology, anatomy, cytology, embryology, physiology. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.
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THE PORTRAIT IN BRITAIN AND AMERICA
Written by Robin Simon.
Stock no. 2111090
Published by Phaidon; Oxford. 1st 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

With a Biographical Dictionary of Portrait Painters 1680-1914. Large format. Colour and b/w reproductions of paintings. 255 pages includes index. ISBN: 0714823864.
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THE ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY DICTIONARY OF GARDENING
Written by Fred J. Chittenden; Patrick M. Synge.
Stock no. 1207215
Published by Oxford University Press. 2nd 1956. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

5 volumes. Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles. Includes Supplement. B/w illustrations. 2nd edition. Names stamps to front endpapers and foredges.Wrapper to Vol I has a sunned spine. Wrapper corners slightly rubbed.
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