You are viewing stock in the "WOOD ENGRAVINGS" category. We currently have 72 books in this category in stock.
72 stock records found. Did you know that you can now search our sold stock? Look for the 'sold stock' filter at the bottom of the filter options.
James and Jemima (harvest mice) look for a house of their own. Yellow pictorial paperboards. B/w woodcuts throughout. Small format 7 x 5". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine browned and covers a little grubby. Small bookseller's sticker to bottom corner of front endpaper. Some foxing.
A thorough and entertaining discourse on the art of hunting by orthodox methods. Numerous b/w engravings. Turquoise-green cloth. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Spine faded. Covers grubby, mostly around edges. SIGNED by author on front endpaper. A little foxing to page edges. Price-cut wrapper is browned to spine and is a little edge creased and chipped.
The story of the Pytchley fox. 9.25 x 6 ins. Green cloth with cream spine. 13 full page wood engravings and 37 b/w chapter headers and footers. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Spine and covers edges browned. Foxing mostly to endpapers. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with small pieces of loss and is browned and grubby.
BB, in his personal Indian Summer, records his own vivid impressions of summer's end. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Exquisite scraperboard illustrations. 183 pages. ISBN: 0718123670. Very little bumping to spine and corners. Hinge starting to crack between pages 182 and 183. One or two fox spots. Dustwrapper has a little edge creasing and a small mark to rear flap crease.
OLD STONE CROSSES OF THE VALE OF CLWYD AND NEIGHTBOURING PARISHES
Written by Elias Owen.
Stock no. 1603718
Published by Bernard Quaritch. 1886. Very good condition.
Ancient Manners and Customs and Legendary Lore. Illustrated with engravings on copper and wood. Corners, top and tail of spine bumped and rubbed. Spine darkened. A few scuffs / chips to cloth covering boards. A couple of internal hinges are pulled. Scattered foxing.
Brown/white cloth. With wood engravings. Spine faded and edge of title block on spine is lifting. Contents near fine. Contained in a VG slipcase.
A Cotswold Tale. Written in the great and much loved tradition of Gilbert white, Hunters of Longtree can be described as a real-life drama of survival in the natural world. ISBN: 0954036603. Light wear to wrapper edges.
A Hamish Hamilton Reindeer Book. Yellow boards, blue titles. Blue reindeer vignette to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. 121 pages. New endpapers. Tapemarks to board edges. Wrapper edge-torn with loss, reinforced at edge and stained.
Written by J. Glaisher; Camille Flammarion; Wilfrid De Fonvielle; Gaston Tissandier. Illustrated by Eugene Ciceri; Adrien Marie; Albert Tissandier.
Stock no. 818588
Published by Librairie De L. Hachette Et Cie.. 1st 1870. Almost very good condition.
Hot air balloon voyages. Half-leather binding. Black cloth boards, Dark green leather spine with raised bands, gilt titles and vignettes. All edges gilt. 6 tissue-guarded chromoliths. 117 b/w wood engravings plus 15 diagrams or charts. 612 pages. Text in French. Leather spine is nice and bright with small spot of damage to lower half. Covers a little scuffed. Binding is tight. Original paperwraps bound in. Scattered foxing throughout. Pages 277-382 have a light damp stain to lower margin inside edge. Text block gilt lovely and bright. Reduced from Â£200.
Brown boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. 127 pages. A boy herding pigs in a Sussex forest plants an acorn in 1272. This is the story of the giant oak which grew from the acorn. ISBN: 0416836003. Price-cut wrapper is just lightly faded to spine.
Four volumes. Colour frontis to each. Humourous b/w illustrations. German text. Wrappers have slightly faded spines and rubbed corners.
Two volumes. A Popular account of the countries and peoples of the earth. Large format. Brown cloth. Gilt titles. Numerous wood engravingsm, coloured maps and plates. A little foxing but in general contents very good. Backstrip almost detached from volume II. Corners worn and joints cracked to both volumes. REDUCED FROM Â£140.