Hurst & Blackett
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THE FLYING SAILOR
Written by Andre Jubelin.
Stock no. 1816099
Published by Hurst & Blackett. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Admiral Jubelin tells the story of his personal war from the time of his dramatic escape from Indo-China, there he had been gunnery officer on the flagship, to the British in Malaya after the fall of France. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Heavy foxing to text block and edges of dustwrapper flaps. Pictorial dustwrapper has 1" loss to lower spine edge (vertically).
MEXICO AS I SAW IT
Written by Mrs. Alec Tweedie.
Stock no. 814550
Published by Hurst & Blackett. 1902. Slightly better than good condition.
Second edition. Red cloth, gilt titles. Colour frontis. Colour plates and b/w photos. Top edge gilt. SIGNED by author. All plates present. Endpapers lightly foxed. Joints slightly cracked. Contents very good. Spine faded and rubbed.
THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A STAGE-COACHMAN
Written by Thomas Cross.
Stock no. 627233
Published by Hurst & Blackett. 1st 1861. Very good condition.
Three volumes. 8 x 5". Red embossed cloth, gilt titles to spines. B/w frontis to each volume. Bookplate of Eric S. Quayle to front pastedown of Vol I. Top and tail of spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Contents very good.
HORSES THEIR SELECTION AND PURCHASE
Written by Frank Townend Barton.
Stock no. 564492
Published by Hurst & Blackett. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.
Together with the Law of Warranty, Sale etc. The objecrt of this book is to show buyers of horses what to select and what to reject when purchasing without professional guidance. Green cloth, gilt title to spine and horse vignette to front. Title to spine and front cover: The Horse, Its Selection and Purchase. 16 b/w photos. 253 pages includes index. Spine lightly browned. Corners rubbed. Endpapers browned. Contents very good with just occasional pale foxing.