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Image for Lou Andreas Salome Sa Vie et Ses Ecrits

Lou Andreas Salome Sa Vie et Ses Ecrits

By: Angela Livingstone

Price: £14.95

Publisher: France, Presses Universitaires De France: 1984

Seller ID: 002948

ISBN: 2130429904

Condition: Very Good


Card cover book FRENCH TEXT 333 pages in very bright clean condition SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 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

ISBN: 034089718X

Condition: Very Good


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

Country Class or Craft 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

ISBN: 1859180272

Condition: Very Good


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

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Dictionary of Socialism

By: Doctor Angelo S Rappoport

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, T Fisher Unwin Ltd: 1924

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006943

Condition: Very Good


Very informative book on the history and theories of socialism, 271 pages in bright clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and to outer edges of page. Detailed informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are very lightly rubbed on edges, a nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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What the Other Children Do

By: E Grierson

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1912

Edition: First

Seller ID: 002403

Condition: Good Plus


A book written to highlight the children in underpriveliged society some in poverty situations. 166 pages of text accompanied by 16 full page photographs of people and the environment of the time a really fascinating historical and social work. Book has some very occassional light foxing, covers a little darkened, a few light marks and spine slightly faded. Overall a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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The Neuroses in War

By: Edited By Emanuel Miller

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan and Co Limited: 1940

Seller ID: 006583

Condition: Good Plus


Detailed book on the study of clinical disturbances to soldiers and civilians in war. 250 pages in bright clean condition just very light browning and small foxing spots to outer edges of pages,stamp of Royal CanadianAir force on inside front board and front endpaper, small mark to front endpaper.No other date but 1940 possible first printing but not guaranteed. Dustwrapper is worn on edges with small tears some marking and browned on spine. A sound example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Age of Learning, The: Education and the Knowledge Society

By: Edited By Peter Jarvis

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Kogan Page Ltd: 2001

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 002894

ISBN: 0749434112

Condition: Good Plus


An in depth look at learning and how it is approached by teachers in the new ways. 230 pages in very bright, clean condition just a little creasing and couple of very tiny tears at top right of 3 pages where something has been pushed against them, very minor. Overall a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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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

ISBN: 0571095445

Condition: Good Plus


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 SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 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

Condition: Good Plus


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

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Goodbye Covent Garden

By: Ena Bodin

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Oxford Uk, Oxford Illustrated Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003535

Condition: Very Good


Excellent photograpic study of the old Covent Garden Market up to the time of closure.Pages not numbered but around 92 pages mostly full page photographs of the people and places. Book is bright and clean just some yellowing to outer edges of pages a nice copy of a very interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 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

Condition: Very Good


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 REQUEST View more info

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A Traveller's Study of Health and Empire

By: Fremantle F.E.

Price: £29.95

Publisher: London, Heath Cranton Ltd: 1917

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 008318

Condition: Good Plus


Very informative book on the state of health and disease around the world at the time of publication.369 pages in overall bright clean condition just some foxing to title page,SEE IMAGE,some very light foxing to first couple of pages and outer edges of pages and very occasional small spots inside. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are bright and clean. A very presentable example of this book in original form SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 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

ISBN: 0198278691

Condition: Very Good


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 copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Psycho Biology of Language an Introduction to Dynamic Philology

By: George Kingsley Zipf

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons Ltd: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004363

Condition: Good Plus


An in depth look at language from a psychology point of view, 336 pages. Book is overall bright and clean just some very light foxing to endpapers, a small stamp to top of front endpaper and outer edges of pages a little dusty. Oter boards are a little dusty and a small dark mark at bottom of spine. Dustwrapper is dusty with age alittle browned on edges and more browned on spine which has a few marks on it. Edges of wrapper are rubbed and worn with small loss to bottom of spine. A reasonable copy of a very informative book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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An Introduction to Urban Renewal

By: Gibson, Michael S.; Langstaff, Michael J.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004465

ISBN: 0091475007

Condition: Very Good


A book on urban renewal , primarily aimed at students doing courses in planning, housing, environmental health, architecture, comminity and social work. 384 pages in bright clean condition, dustwrapper is a little rubbed on edges and a few light indentation marks on rear, slight slant to spine. Overall a nice sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 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

ISBN: 0333963997

Condition: Very Good


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 REQUEST View more info

Image for Universities and Corporate Universities: The Higher Learning Industry in Global Society

Universities and Corporate Universities: The Higher Learning Industry in Global Society

By: Jarvis, Peter; Gibson, Sheila

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Kogan Page Ltd: 2001

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 003065

ISBN: 0749434031

Condition: Very Good


An in depth look at conventional Universities, the new style Corporate Universities and higher education in general. Among the issues covered are What are corporate Universities? Has higher education failed in any way? What are the opportunities facing academics, trainers and educational managers? 166 pages in very bright clean condition both book and dustwrapper nearing fine SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Cathy Come Home

By: Jeremy Sandford

Price: £12.99

Publisher: London, Pan Books Ltd: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005546

Condition: Good


First edition of this Pan paper cover story of the controversial tale of homlessness and struggles shown on the television in the 1960s. 1346 pages plus 4 pages of adverts, pages are browned with age contains 12 pages of photographs from the television programme, these are brighton art paper. Outer illustrated card covers are berowned on spine. Though not perfect a pleasing copy of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Value of Creativity: The Origins and Emergence of a Modern Belief

By: John Hope Mason

Price: £43.00

Publisher: Aldershot UK, Ashgate Publishing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008257

ISBN: 0754607607

Condition: Very Good


Very informative in depth study on the subject of creativity, 308 pages in very bright clean condition just neatformer owners gift inscription on front blank endpaper, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are bright and clean A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Mighty Lewd Books: The Development of Pornography in Eighteenth-Century England

By: Julie Peakman

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Basingstoke, Hants, United Kingdom, Palgrave MacMillan: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008028

ISBN: 1403915008

Condition: Very Good


Very informative study of the Development of Pornography in Eighteenth-Century England, including flagellation. 263 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info