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1 Anon The Student Edinburgh University Magazine Vol. XXXI No. 12
U. K. Students Representative Council 1935 Paperback Very Good + No Jacket 
4 th June 1935. Maroon cover, black title, sunning to spine, light wear to edges. Pages 393 to 442 plus adverts, slight foxing to first advert, illustrated with photographs. Text and illustrations very clean and firm. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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2 BOBART, HENRY HODGKINSON RECORDS OF THE BASKETMAKERS' COMPANY
London Dunn Collin & Co 1911 First Edition Hardback Good + No Jacket 
Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine, emblem to front board. Slight fadeing to spine wear and marks to edges. Previous owners name to fep. 183pp pencil lines annotating some paragraphs, otherwise text is clean, binding frim. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Royal Mail a Centenary History of the Royal Mail Line 1839-1939, Bushell, T.A
3 Bushell, T.A Royal Mail a Centenary History of the Royal Mail Line 1839-1939
London Trade and Travel Publications 1939 First Edition Hardcover Very Good ++ No Jacket 
Blue boards with gilt motif tofront and title to spine. All edges gilt. Very slight fading to spine, with light wear to head/tail. Marbled endpapers. 270pp illustrated with photographs, drawing and a few maps. Frontispiece coloured Armorial Bearing with tisssue guard. Text and illustrations very clean, binding firm. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Views of Swiss Scenery in the Neighbourhood of the Anglo-Swiss Condensed Milk Co, Condenced Milk Co
4 Condenced Milk Co Views of Swiss Scenery in the Neighbourhood of the Anglo-Swiss Condensed Milk Co
Switzerland Anglo-Swiss Condensed Milk Co 1893 Hardback Very Good No Jacket 
Not dated Possibly Circa 1893 to early 1900. Decorative cloth boards, slight discolouration and wear, Small bump to front edge. Unpaginated with 17 colour plates and 1 sepia plate. There is some browning and a little spotting, but generally the plates are bright. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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5 Curwen Press The Curwen Press : A Short History
U. K. Curwen Press 1970 Paperback Very Good ++ No Jacket 
Greay cardboards cover, title to front. Sunning to spine and edges. minimal wear. 39pp with illustrations. Text and illustrations fine, clean and firm. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6 Darley, Lionel. S Book Binding Then and Now : A Survey of the First Hundred and Seventy-Eight Years of James Burn & Company
London Faber & Faber Ltd 1959 First Edition Hardback Very Good Good 
Orgininal blue cloth boards, gilt title on red to spine. General wear. Previous owners name to fep. 126pp illustratedwith 19 plates (2 in colour) and 9 line drawings, endpapers lightly browned. Text and illustrations very clean, binding firm. Dust Jacket, sunning, wear to edges, with a few small chip and closed tears, Some edges have been repaired with tape. Blue cloth slip-case, light wear. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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7 Engineering Motor and Aircraft Industries Industrial Britain : Britain's Message to the Empire from the Air : Volume 1 Only
London The Albion Publishing Co Ltd 1930 Hardback Very Good No Jacket 
Not Dated Circa 1930's Blue cloth boards, title to front and spines. Fading to spine, rubbing to edges, with a few marks. cloth bubbleing to rear of Vol I and webbing showing at first page. Vol I 3 Cards with tabs separating sections - General Engineering and Aircraft Section - Steel Section - Motor, Oil and Locomotive Sectioext and illustrations clean, binding a little shaky but pages firm. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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8 Flanders, Dennis The Great Livery Companies of the City of London
London Charles Skilton 1974 Hardback Near Fine No Jacket 
Black cloth boards, with decoration and title. Large quarto. Coloured frontispiece. 113pp Lovely copy. HEAVY BOOK - EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Story of the Making of Buchanan Street with Some Reminiscences of the Past Half Century, Frazer, Daniel
9 Frazer, Daniel The Story of the Making of Buchanan Street with Some Reminiscences of the Past Half Century
U. K. James Frazer 1885 First Edition Hardcover Good + No Jacket 
Green cloth boards, gilt illustrations to front, red spine with git title. Red rubbed off spine shwoing brown. wear to edge with very small loss to head. Small bumps to bottom edge. Small privated library plate to fep. 104pp with table at the end listing the subscribers for the theatre to built on the street, this is quite fragile in seven pieces. Whilst some of the stitching is showing the binding is firm. Text clean. Top edge gilt. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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10 HEATH, JOHN BENJAMIN Some Account of the Worshipful Company of Grocers of the City of London
U. K. Not Known 1829 First Edition Hardback Very Good + No Jacket Signed by Author
'Not Published', [Printed by W.Marchant], Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Light wear. Gift inscription from author to ffep. Stamp of the Royal Institute of Great Britain to fep and blind stamp to title page. 358pp, foxing to some margins, 12 closed tear to page 191/192, 2 engraved plates (incl. frontispiece some staining to secont plate. Binding firm. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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Lamport & Holt, Heaton, P. M
11 Heaton, P. M Lamport & Holt
U. K. The Starling Press Ltd 1986 0950771465 / 9780950771465 First Edition Hardback Very Good + Very Good + 
Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine, endpapers illustrated with maps, previous owners name to fep. Some staining to page edge. 142pp illustrated with black/white photographs and coloured frontispiece. Text and illustrations clean, binding firm. Dust Jacket, Light wear to some edges. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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Jardine Matheson & Company an Historical Sketch, Jardine Matheson & Company
12 Jardine Matheson & Company Jardine Matheson & Company an Historical Sketch
U. K. Jardine Matheson & Company 1960 Hardback Very Good ++ Very Good 
Blue boards, silver title to front. Endpapers illustrated with maps. 64pp illustrated in colour, black/white with some drawings. Very slight browning to page edges, otherwise text and illustrations clean, binding firm. Dust Jacket Darkening to spine and edges, with some foxing. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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13 McKay, John Inside Private Eye
London Fourth Estate 1986 0947795804 / 9780947795801 First U.K. Edition Hardback Very Good + Very Good + 
Orange boards, gilt title to spine, minimal wear, slight darkeing to spine. 192pp illustrated with a few photographs, very minimal darkening to page edges, otherwise text and illustrations very clean, binding frim. Dust Jacket, minimal wear. 
Price: 3.00 GBP
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14 MILBOURN, THOMAS (REVISED AND EDITED ) THE VINTER'S COMPANY - THEIR MUNIMENTS, PLATE AND EMINENT MEMBERS WITH SOME ACCOUNT OF THE WARD OF VINTRY
U. K. Privately Published 1888 Hardback Good + No Jacket 
Library plate of Surrey Archaeological Society and a compliments slip from Vinters Hall dated 21st Feb,1889, pasted to fep, Blue boards, gilt title to front, sunning to spine wear to edges, font board marked. Webbing slightly showing at gutters. Folding frontispiece and small library stamp to revers of title page. 130pp most pages darkened. Text and illustraions clean, bindind firm. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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15 MONIER-WILLIAMS, RANDALL THE TALLOW CHANDLERS OF LONDON - VOLUME IIThe Crown The City and the Crafts
London Kaye & Ward Ltd 1972 0718209001 / 9780718209001 First Edition Hardback Very Good ++ Good + 
Green cloth, silver coat-of-arms to front, title to spine. Minimal wear. 144pp illustrated with drawings in the text and 5 plates. Text and illustrations fine, binding frim. Dust Jacket Wear/rubbin gto top edge with small closed tear. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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16 O'Donoghue, K. J & Appleyard, H. S Hain of St Ives
U. K. World Ship Society 1986 090561741X / 9780905617411 Hardback Very Good ++ No Jacket Signed by Author
Red cloth boards, gilt title to front and spine. Very minimal wear. Gift inscription signed by Kevin O'Donoghue to fep. 132pp illustrated with black/white photographs and 1 page of Flags and Funnels in colour at rear. Text and illustrations very clean. Binding firm. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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17 Parsons, Kirsten Revival in a Canteen
U. K. Mrs K. Parsons 1942 Paperback Very Good No Jacket 
Black title to front, very minor wear, sunning to top edge. 14pp with 2 photographs. Text and photographs very clean and firm. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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18 Rayden, Arthur. E Mercer's Hall
London Country Life Ltd 1947 First Edition Hardback Very Good ++ No Jacket Limited Edition 
Red cloth boards, gilt title to front, slight sunning very minimal wear. Limited Edition fo 1000 copies of which this is No. 532. 54pp illustrated with photographs. Text and illustrations fine, binding firm. Maroon ribbon bookmark. Glassine cover with wear and some tears. Comes in a red box which is worn with some edges lacking. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Sedbergh School and Its Chapel, Sedbergh
19 Sedbergh Sedbergh School and Its Chapel
U. K. Richard Jackson 1897 Hardback Very Good No Jacket 
Green cloth boards, Gilt title to front and spine. Darkening to spine, wear to corners and tail of spine. Frontispiece with slight foxing to tissue guard. 110pp illustrated with photographs. Text and illustrations clean, binding firm. All edges gilt. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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20 Thornley, John Charles. & Hastings, George. W (edited by) The Guilds of the City of London and Their Liverymen
London The London Counties Press Association Ltd Hardback Very Good No Jacket 
Maroon leather boards, bevelled edges gilt decorated. rubbing to edges. Owner's (F A Roberts) bookplate showing this book is number 317. Decorative endpapers, all edges gilt, with gilt decoration to inside edges. 488pp Text and illusrations very clean, binding firm. HEAVY BOOK - EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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