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Image for De Saint Julien d'Empare a Capdenac 1850/1950

De Saint Julien d'Empare a Capdenac 1850/1950

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: France, Office De Tourisme: 1987

Edition: First

Seller ID: 002251


Card cover Album Souvenir, FRENCH TEXT with many period photographs 104 pages. Book is very bright and clean. SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

Image for Pictures from the 1986 Italian Telephone Directoriers

Pictures from the 1986 Italian Telephone Directoriers

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Italy, Seat Publications: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003223


A book of Italian art and architecture, 169 pages plus 3 pages of index. Nearly every page has one or more splendid colour photographs of works of art and architecture with short desciption for each, English text, all reproduced on art paper for clarity. Book and dustwrapper are very clean and bright just the lightest of yellowing on edges of pages very minor, wrapper a little rubbed on edges and small scuff mark on right hand front edge of wrapper, few marks on spine, a... View more info

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The Hotels of Europe 1887

By: N/A

Price: £300.00

Publisher: London, J P Segg and Co: 1887

Seller ID: 004007


Book published annually to provide information, for the traveller, on hotels in Europe, America, Australasia and Africa. 208 pages plus 40 pages of appendix on railway and steamship routes, with double page colour maps plus old adverts with period illustrations. Pages have decorative green and brown printed borders. Pages are overall bright and clean just the occasional light foxing spots, outer edges of pages are gold on all three sides.Outer covers are worn top and bo... View more info

Image for Victoria Southern Cameroons 1858-1958

Victoria Southern Cameroons 1858-1958

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Victoria, The Basel Mission Book Depot: 1958

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006507


Very informative book on the Southern Cameroons in West Africa. 103 ages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text, neat former owners details on front endpaper, Dustwrapper is a little marked and foxed with a couple of tiny closed tears on edges. Outer boards lightly rubbed on edges with very light wear top and bottom of spine. A pleasing sound example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

Image for The Seljuks a Journey Through Anatolian Architecture

The Seljuks a Journey Through Anatolian Architecture

By: Ahmat Ertug. Mine Timur Bragner

Price: £159.00

Publisher: Istanbul, Fako: 1991

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006657


Excellent book on the architecture of the Anatolian Seljuks in Turkey, 219 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations,all present plus very informative text,. Slight waviness to top right corner of pages. NO dustwrapper as issued, outer cloth covered boards have small bumps to corners, comes in attractive illustrated slipcase with a little spliitting to paper illustation on the spine. HEAVY BOOK 2.7 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUI... View more info

Image for Ferrara Nelle Cartoline Illustrate 1895-1945

Ferrara Nelle Cartoline Illustrate 1895-1945

By: Alberto Cavallaroni

Price: £39.99

Publisher: Italy, Banca Di Credito Agrario Di Ferrara: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007577


Excellent book of illustrations of postcards of Ferrara in Northern Italy, from 1895 to 1945. TEXT IN ITALIAN. Contains 233 pages in very bright clean condition just a few spots to endpapers and first and last couple of pages, none of the card illustrations are affected., over 200 photographs of the postcards with short description underneath, TEXT IN ITALIAN NO ENGLISH TRANSLATION., Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped. HEAVY BOOK 1.7 Kg with pa... View more info

Image for Today in Egypt Its Administration People and Politics

Today in Egypt Its Administration People and Politics

By: Alfred Cunningham

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Hurst and Blackett Limited: 1912

Seller ID: 005345


Excellent book on Egypt at the time of publication only date in book is 1912 possible first edition but cannot be sure. 311 pages in clean condition just some foxing on outer edges of pages which comes in slightly on extreme edges, endpapers are lightly browned and school prize sticker on inside front board. Many B/w photographs plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper, outer boards have a few light marks and spine is a little faded. Though not perfect a pleasing copy ... View more info

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Iran : Elements of Destiny

By: Amirarjomand, Shahrokh

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004999


Splendid book on Iran, 392 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour full page photographs and B/w illustrations plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean just the lightest of wear to edges. HEAVY BOOK 2-7Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

Image for Kuwait Arts and Architecture a Collection of Essays

Kuwait Arts and Architecture a Collection of Essays

By: Arlene Fullerton, Geza Fehervari

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Kuwait, Oriental Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 005848


Excellent book on the arts and architecture of Kuwait, 302 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text. HEAVY BOOK 2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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South Africa 1988-89

By: Bureau of Information South Africa

Price: £14.99

Publisher: South Africa, Bureau of Information South Africa: 1989

Edition: Fourteenth Edition

Seller ID: 005027


Excellent book on all aspects of South Africa up to time of publication, 816 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs, maps and illustrations plus very informative text. HEAVY BOOK 2-1 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Mamluk Jerusalem: An Architectural Study

By: Burgoyne, Michael

Price: £195.00

Publisher: Jerusalem, World of Islam Festival Trust: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006502


Very informative book on the history and architecture of Jerusalem, this is the issue after the limited edition of 3000 published 1989. Contains 623 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs, also many architectural illustrations plus very informative text,two large fold out plans in folder. Imitation grained blue leather boards. HEAVY BOOK 3.3 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean,co... View more info

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India Stepmother

By: Claude H Hill

Price: £98.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood & Sons Ltd: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003440


A history of India and its people from 1866 until the time of publication. 333 pages in overall clean condition just a few occasional light foxing spots inside and on the outer edges of the pages quite minor. Some pencil notes on front endpaper and previous owners name in pencil on half title page. Outer covers have a few light marks and slight fading to spine light rubbing to corners, overall a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

Image for Canada 1937 the Official Handbook of Present Conditions and Recent Progress

Canada 1937 the Official Handbook of Present Conditions and Recent Progress

By: Dominion Bureau of Statistics Canada

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Dominion Bureau of Statistics Canada: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007031


Very informative book on Canada at time of printing, 191 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text on all aspects of Canadian life, agriculture, business, constuction and social conditions. NO dustwrapper, outer card covers are clean, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

Image for The Chatham Islands Their Plants Birds and People

The Chatham Islands Their Plants Birds and People

By: E C Richards

Price: £68.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Simpson and Williams Limited: 1952

Seller ID: 006381


Informative book on the plants and birds of ther Chatham Islands in the year 1900 and the details of the people that lived there at the time and the history of the early settlers. 177 pages in overall bright clean condition just some browning to endpapers and last couple of blank pages, top right corner of front blank endpaper has been clipped at 45 degrees, Many B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text. Outer boards are a little faded to spine and sm... View more info

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Karori and Its People

By: Edited Judith Burch, Jan Hayes

Price: £29.95

Publisher: New Zealand, Karori Historical Society Steele Roberts Publishers: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007719


Very informative book on the history of Karori in New Zealand, 368 pages in very bright clean condition, original silk type bookmark sewn in,gift inscrption from parents to former owner on first page. Many historical B/w photographs and illustrations of people and places, all present as listed plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, light wear to edges and corners, HEAVY BOOK 1.8 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FO... View more info