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Image for Sexual behaviour in the human female By the Staff of the Institute for Sex Research, Indiana University

Sexual behaviour in the human female By the Staff of the Institute for Sex Research, Indiana University

By: Alfred C. & Pomeroy, Wardell B. & Martin, Clyde E. & Gebhard, Paul

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, W B Saunders Company: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007874


Very informative book on Sexual behaviour in the human female, in depth academic research, first edition.842 pages in bright clean condition,previous owners name on inside front board, many tecnical graphs and charts all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little worn on corners and edgesfew tiny marks.HEAVY BOOK 1.5Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGE... View more info

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Gambling : A Story of Triumph and Disaster

By: Atherton, Mike SIGNED

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 2006

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 005887


First edition of this book on the subject of gambling, 328 pages in very bright clean condition with several colour and B/w photographs. SIGNED by MIKE ATHERTON on title page. Dustwrapper is also bright and clean, a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

Image for Habits That Handicap the Menace of Opium, Alcohol and Tobacco and the Remedy

Habits That Handicap the Menace of Opium, Alcohol and Tobacco and the Remedy

By: Charles B Towns

Price: £48.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Co: 1916

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005693


In depth study on drug and alcohol addiction and its treatment at time of printing. 289 pages in overall clean condition but with water stain to first 140 pages which starts off around 3½ inches wide by 3 inches deep and quickly tapers to 1½ x 1½ inches then nothing, it is not greatly unsightly , images available. Little light foxing to endpapers, outer boards lightly rubbed on edges and spine a little darkened. Though not perfect a pleasing copy of an interesting boo... View more info

Image for The Politicisation of Cork's Artisans in the Nineteenth Century: Politicization of Skilled Artisans in 19th Century Cork

The Politicisation of Cork's Artisans in the Nineteenth Century: Politicization of Skilled Artisans in 19th Century Cork

By: Cronin, Maura

Price: £43.00

Publisher: Ireland, Cork University Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 007271


Very informative book on how skilled craftsmen in Ireland became politicised through involvment with trade unions and Nationalist movements.294 pages in very bright clean condition, very informative text. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, a very nice near fine example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

Image for Modes of Thought: Essays on Thinking in Western and Non-western Societies

Modes of Thought: Essays on Thinking in Western and Non-western Societies

By: Edited By Robin Horton and Ruth Finnegan

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1973

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 007253


Very informative and detailed book on thinking and communication, 399 pages in bright clean condition but with light pecil comments and underlining throughout, this could easily be erased with a soft rubber but I have left it as some people do like to keep it for study purposes, Dustwrapper is a little dusty and slightly browned on edges and spine, couple of small closed tears and light wear to top and bottom of spine, not price clipped, a pleasing example of this book ... View more info

Image for Railways and International Politics: Paths of Empire, 1848-1945 (Military History and Policy)

Railways and International Politics: Paths of Empire, 1848-1945 (Military History and Policy)

By: Edited By T G Otte, Keith Neilson

Price: £99.99

Publisher: Abingdon Uk, Routledge: 2006

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 007169


Very informative book on railways and their affect on international politics, 243 pages in very bright clean condition, very detailed and informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are very bright and clean just the very lightest of rubbing to corners. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

Image for Simulacra the 1955-1965 Photographs of Nick Clements

Simulacra the 1955-1965 Photographs of Nick Clements

By: Edited Dan Black, Stephen Brown

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Hull UK, Photo ED Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007672


Excellent book on the photographs of Nick Clements from 1955-1965 showing society in those times especially the younger tenage generation,contains 216 pages in very bright clean condition,packed with B/w photographs a few colour all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper. illustrated card covers a couple of small light creases to covers. HEAVY BOOK 1.3Kg with sound packaging EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A very nice example of this book SEE ... View more info

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Buildings at Risk London 2004

By: Edited Delcia Keate

Price: £12.99

Publisher: London, English Heritage: 2004

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 005795


Details of all the buildings at risk in London and the immediate areas around. 208 pages giving details of condition, ownership, listing and contact numbers with a photograph for each property. Very bright clean card cover with small split to side of spine at rear and on last blank page, quite minor. a nice copy of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

Image for American Tramp and Underworld Slang

American Tramp and Underworld Slang

By: Edited Godfrey Irwin

Price: £79.00

Publisher: London, Eric Partridge Ltd: 1931

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller ID: 007161


An informative selection of tramp and underworld slang from America with a collection of tramp songs, first edition limited to 1000 copies. 264 pages plus two pages of adverts all in bright clean condition just somelight foxing to endpapers. Dustwrapper is worn on edges with small losses and some light foxing spots, not price clipped 10/6d on inside front flap. Outer orange boards are very slightly darkened along edges. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IM... View more info

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Insects as Human Food a Chapter of the Ecology of Man

By: F S Bodenheimer

Price: £175.00

Publisher: The Hague, Dr W Junk Publishers: 1951

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006464


An in depth study of insects as food throughout history and around the World. 352 pages in very bright clean condition. Many B/w photographs and illustrations accompany the very informative text, very light browning to endpapers and outer edges of pages. Outer boards are very bright and clean. dustwrapper is slightly browned on edges and spinelight wear to top and bottom of the spine of the wrapper. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON... View more info

Image for Wrapping in Images : Tattooing in Polynesia

Wrapping in Images : Tattooing in Polynesia

By: Gell, Alfred

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Oxford Uk, Clarendon Press Oxford: 1993

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 005780


From the Oxford studies in Social and cultural Anthropology series, this is an in depth look at tattooing in Polynesia and the history and sociology of the cultures. 347 pages in very bright clean condition with many B/w illustrations,has damaged stamped on bottom of title page, I cannot see any damage I think this was probably to the dustwrapper which is no longer present. NO dustwrapper, outer boards have a few very light marks and tiny bumps to two corners. A nice cop... View more info

Image for Peoples and Empires of West Africa; West Africa in History, 1000-1800: West Africa in History, 1000-1800

Peoples and Empires of West Africa; West Africa in History, 1000-1800: West Africa in History, 1000-1800

By: George T. Stride; Caroline Ifeka

Price: £34.00

Publisher: New York, Africana Publishing Corporation: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007996


Very informative book on the history of the Peoples and Empires of West Africa;1000-1800. Contains 373 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is a little rubbed on edges and aurface print, not price clipped, light small bumps to three corners.A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Sex and Sadism Throughout the Ages

By: Gilbert Oakley

Price: £38.50

Publisher: London, The Walton Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007458


Very informative book onthe history of sex and sadism through the ages, 288 pages in bright clean condition just some light small foxing spots to outer edges of pages and a few very light spots to first and last couple of pages. Several B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also bright and clean just a few light marks to rear , not price clipped, price 30/-. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE O... View more info

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Fictions of Disease in Early Modern England: Bodies, Plagues and Politics

By: Healy, Dr Margaret

Price: £89.99

Publisher: Basingstoke, Hants, United Kingdom, Palgrave Macmillan: 2001

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 007270


Very informative book on how people in early England viewed and iterpreted diseases and how their understanding or misunderstandings were used in literature at the time.277 pages in very bright clean condition, several illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, just small light water stain to bottom rear inner flap, not price clipped, A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON ... View more info

Image for American Writers and the Approach of World War II, 1935?1941: A Literary History

American Writers and the Approach of World War II, 1935?1941: A Literary History

By: Ichiro Takayoshi

Price: £29.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008037


Very informative book on how the lead upto World War 2 and other events influenced American writers, 333 pages in very bright clean condition. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, a very nice near fine example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info