Messages will go here
Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

20 records found. If you are looking for a specific book which we do not have in stock, then please get in touch and we'll let you know just as soon as it comes in.

SCOTT'S LAST EXPEDITION
Written by Robert Falcon Scott.
Stock no. 2131247
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1964. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Spine is browned. Contents are still excellent. Slip case is almost very good - some wear and foxing.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

COLUMBUS ON HIMSELF
Written by Felipe Fernandez-Armesto.
Stock no. 1817341
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Colour pictorial covers. Colour illustrations. Spine is lightly faded... only apparent when taken out of silpcase. Cream publisher's slipcase in better than very good condition.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

SCOTT'S LAST EXPEDITION
Written by Robert Falcon Scott. Illustrated by Herbert G. Ponting.
Stock no. 2128746
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2012. Fine condition.

The Journals of Captain R.F. Scott. Blue pictorial cloth, black title to spine. B/w photos. 82 b/w photos plus 7 line drawings. Slip case is better than very good - just some light fading to edges.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £40.00 Enquire about this book

THE LOST PHOTOGRAPHS OF CAPTAIN SCOTT
Written by David M. Wilson.
Stock no. 2128616
Published by Little, Brown. 1ST 2011. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781408703007. Heavy bump to base of spine. Light bumping along cover edges. Contents are Fine!
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £14.00 Enquire about this book

SCOTT'S LAST EXPEDITION
Written by Robert Falcon Scott. Illustrated by Herbert G. Ponting.
Stock no. 2127847
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Nearly fine condition.

The Journals of Captain R.F. Scott. Blue pictorial cloth, black title to spine. B/w photos. 82 b/w photos plus 7 line drawings. Small bump to top of spine, whcih is lightly browned. Slip case is very good; bumping to edges.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £34.00 Enquire about this book

THE ANTARCTIC VOYAGE OF HMAS WYATT EARP
Written by Phillip Law.
Stock no. 2127726
Published by Allen & Unwin. 1st 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

In the summer of 1947-48 Australia's first Antarctic exploration since Mawson voyages of 1929-31 were undertaken in a small, old, decrepit wood ship. B/w photos. ISBN: 1863738037. Foxing to prelims and endpapers. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £20.00 Enquire about this book

TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH
Written by Ranulph Fiennes.
Stock no. 2126631
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Story of the Transglobe Expedition 1979-82. Colour photos. ISBN: 0340252774. SIGNED by author to title page. Wrapper is edge-creased with a browned spine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £15.00 Enquire about this book

BARRIER OF SPEARS DRAMA OF THE DRAKENSBERG
Written by Ro Pearse.
Stock no. 1609926
Published by Southern Book Publishers. 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. New Edition. The story of the mountainous Natal Drakensburg in South Africa. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 1868120805. Board edges scuffed. Wrapper has a few marks to rear panel.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £13.00 Enquire about this book

THE LOST CITY OF THE MONKEY GOD
Written by Douglas Preston.
Stock no. 1609886
Published by Head Of Zeus. 2017. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A 500 year old legend. An ancient curse. A journey into the heart of the world's densest jungle. A true story. Rumours circulated of a lost city of immense wealth deep in the Honduran interior, a city with a curse: to enter it is a death sentence. It is called the Lost City of the Monkey God... ISBN: 9781786695000.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

THE CHILD'S LIVINGSTONE
Written by Mary Entwistle. Illustrated by Ernest Prater.
Stock no. 1507690
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beige matt boards with large pictorial onlay and dark titles, 8 x 7.25". Illustrated with 6 colour and 6 b/w full page illustrations, incl. front cover. 32 pages. Minimal bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few fox spots to covers and contents. Endpapers browned. Dustwrapper is edge worn, chipped and slightly grubby, front panel and spine darkened.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £18.00 Enquire about this book

TRAVELLERS IN ARABIA
Written by Eid Al Yahya.
Stock no. 1609168
Published by Mbi Publishing. 1st 2006. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. British explorers in Saudi Arabia. Colour maps, plates and b/w photos. ISBN: 9780955219313. Spine bumped and scuffed to base, a little scuffing to corners of boards. Contents near fine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £52.00 Enquire about this book

STANLEY: SORCERER'S APPRENTICE
Written by Frank McLynn.
Stock no. 2118550
Published by Constable. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second Volume of Frank McLynn's biography of Henry Morton Stanley. It covers the years 1877 to 1904. ISBN: 0094702209. Wrapper is edge-chipped with small chip/nick to base of spine, which is also faded.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book