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JOSEPH LISTER 1827-1912
Written by Richard B. Fisher.
Stock no. 2135951
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The great surgeon who pioneered antiseptics and revolutionized 19th-century medicine. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0354041452. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with small nick to base of spine; a few marks.

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JIMMY SWIFT: A FOOTBALL NOVEL
Written by Tim Hopkins.
Stock no. 2135488
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0354080482. Wrapper is faded to spine with small nick to top.

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ALLIED ESCORT SHIPS OF WORLD WAR II: A COMPLETE SURVEY
Written by Peter Elliott.
Stock no. 1822425
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A complete survey. An indepth study of all the allied escort ship classes built in 1939-1945. 575 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0356084019. Text block browned. Vertical crease to front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper has a few minor marks.

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THE ORGAN: ITS EVOLUTION, PRINCIPLES OF CONSTRUCTION AND USE
Written by William Leslie Sumner.
Stock no. 1822297
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This book, predominantly historical in outlook, provides a comprehensive account of the development of the genuine pipe-organ, an instrument of music with its own identity, from the earliest times until the present century. Fourth Edition (revised and enlarged). Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 035604162X. Reprint. Text block a little grubby else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded at spine, wear to top and tail of spine.

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JANE'S POCKET BOOK OF HOME-BUILT AIRCRAFT
Written by Michael J.H. Taylor; John W.R. Taylor.
Stock no. 2134537
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pocket Book No. 14. Small oblong format. PVC (limp plastic) covers. B/w photos. ISBN: 0356084213. Bump to base of spine.

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US ARMY AIR FORCE FIGHTERS PART 2
Written by William Green; Gordon Swanborough.
Stock no. 1320153
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

WW2 Aircraft Fact Files. B/w photos. 84 pages. ISBN: 0354010719. Minimal bumping to spine. Small biro doodle to title-page (possibly initials!?), foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is lightly browned and lightly marked to rear panel.

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US ARMY AIR FORCE FIGHTERS PART 1
Written by William Green; Gordon Swanborough.
Stock no. 1320152
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

WW2 Aircraft Fact Files. B/w photos. Colour illustrations. 76 pages. ISBN: 0356082172. Spine bumped. Small biro doodle to title-page (possibly initials!?), foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is lightly browned, a couple of tiny patches of surface paper damage to rear panel.

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THE SOVIET NAVY TODAY
Written by John E. Moore.
Stock no. 2124193
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0356083357. Some light spotting to covers. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with browned spine; old ink price to front flap.

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THE ILLUMINATED LANGUAGE OF FLOWERS
Written by Jean Marsh. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1507625
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st thus 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A dictionary of over 700 flowers and plants with their meanings, listed alphabetically and illuminated with every one of the delightful colour drawings made by Kate Greenaway for her little book 'The Language of Flowers' published in 1884. Oblong format, grey cloth with green titles to spine, white initials to front. Orange endpapers. 78 pages. ISBN: 0354043366. Book plate to front pastedown and erased numbers to front endpaper. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of tears and chips. Slightly grubby with fading to bottom of front panel.

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RAF FIGHTERS PART ONE WORLD WAR 2 FACT FILES
Written by William Green; Gordon Swanborough.
Stock no. 1606658
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st 1978. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0354010905. A little corner creasing to covers.

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MRS FLANNAGAN'S TRUMPET
Written by Catherine Cookson. Illustrated by Margery Gill.
Stock no. 1402982
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Eddie Morley and his sister Penny go to live with their 'Gran Flan'. Eddie becomes caught up in strange happenings and learns alot about the inhabitants of the house. Pale green boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 144 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Slight bump to bottom of front board. Name in ink to top of front endpaper. Slight crease to top of first two pages. A few light foxspots to page edges otherwise contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edgeworn with a little chipping and a couple of tears. White label to verso to cover a tear.

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THE SOLDIER'S TRADE BRITISH MILITARY DEVELOPMENTS 1660-1914
Written by Frederick Myatt.
Stock no. 2110718
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0356049132. Light bumping and wear to cover edges and corners. Browning to some pages and to page edges. Wrapper is creased with couple of closed tears to top edge of front panel.

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