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British Greats
1 British Greats
Cassell 2000 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. AS NEW UNREAD AS NEW Illustrated in colour and black-and-white throughout text 
A roll-call of some of the many things that make up our image of Britain. A series of illustrated essays by contemporary writers on subjects as diverse as P G Wodehouse and the defeat of the Spanish Armada, Magna Carta and the Savile Row Suit, The Welsh Male Voice choir and the Letters Page of The Times, and covering all the usual suspects, from the Bard to the Beatles, Robin Hood to the British Bobby, queuing, teatime, Churchill, Elgar, and so on, etcetera. But they missed out Marmite. 554430 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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2 Buying Secondhand
The Consumers Association 1967 Second Edition Paperback Good Plus 
Not antiques and collectables, but basic household stuff; also cars and caravans. Title page has some damage. 103166 
Price: 5.40 GBP
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The Calypso Alphabet, Agard, John
3 Agard, John The Calypso Alphabet
Henry Holt and company No date given. 0805011773 / 9780805011777 Hardback with laminated pictorial cover and matchi Very Good Plus Very Good Plus Illustrated in colour with cartoons by Jennifer Bent 
26 words from the Caribbean, from Anancy to Zombie, each illustrated. With a glossary. 603045 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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Illustrations of the Novels and Plays of the Author of Waverley, Allan, William
4 Allan, William Illustrations of the Novels and Plays of the Author of Waverley
Edinburgh: Archibald Constable and Co 1820 Leather Bound Hardback Good Reading Copy 
Leather very worn, but binding tight. Considerable foxing, notably to title page. 12 Tissue-guarded engravings from drawings by William Allan. Half leather. 5 banded spine. Gilt title [ Illustrations to Scott's Novels] on front board. Marbled endpapers. 616071 
Price: 17.55 GBP
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Collins Guide to the Markets & Fairs of Great Britain, Anderson, Janice
5 Anderson, Janice Collins Guide to the Markets & Fairs of Great Britain
Collins 1988 0002182599 / 9780002182591 Large Paperback UNREAD - (Light Shelf Wear only) Illustrated with black and white photos 
250 of the most popular and long-standing markets and fairs in the British Isles. Includes general markets, livestock sales, antiques and collectors markets and seasonal or annual fairs. 610055 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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Magic Eye:  A new way of looking at the world, Anon
6 Anon Magic Eye: A new way of looking at the world
Michael Joseph 1994 071813804X / 9780718138042 Hardback with pictorial cover & matching dust wra Near Fine Very Good or Better Illustrated in colour 
3-D illusions by N E Thing Enterprises 527431 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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7 Ashton, Chris and Mike Ashton The Domestic Duck
The Crowood Press 2001 186126402X / 9781861264022 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Very Good. Very Good Well illustrated with black-and-white and colour photographs and line drawings. 
Ex College library with bookplate, stamps, cancels, etc. Hardly read, however. Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. 192 pp. 788071 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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Talking With Hedgehogs, Askew, Eddie
8 Askew, Eddie Talking With Hedgehogs
The Leprosy Mission International 2001 0902731459 / 9780902731455 Card Covers UNREAD light shelf wear only Illustrated with colour paintings and drawings by the author 
Reflections, often humorous, on biblical quotations. 506101 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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Speaking for the Oldie, Atullah, Naim
9 Atullah, Naim Speaking for the Oldie
Quartet Books 1994 0704370913 / 9780704370913 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Near Fine 
Naim Atullah interviews fifteen of the Great, the Good, and the interesting for The Oldie magazine. Subjects are Diana Athill, Sister Wendy Beckett, Hugh Callaghan, Lord Chalfont, Quentin Crisp, Rumer Godden, Sir Ernst Gombrich, Denis Healey, Peter Jay, Dr Graham Leonard, Sir Ronald Millar, Sir David Napley, Stella Richman, Wilfred Thesiger, and HH Judge Tumim. 562203 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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The Messianic Legacy, Baigent, Michael and Richard Leigh. Henry Lincoln
10 Baigent, Michael and Richard Leigh. Henry Lincoln The Messianic Legacy
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1986 Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white plates. 
Pages beginning to tan at edges. pp.364. including introduction and index. 662337 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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The Holy Blood and the Holy Grail, Baigent, Michael, Richard Leigh and Henry Lincoln
11 Baigent, Michael, Richard Leigh and Henry Lincoln The Holy Blood and the Holy Grail
Jonathan Cape 1982 0224017357 / 9780224017350 Reprint Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good. Illustrated with black-and-white plates. 
Wrapper (now protected) shows signs of wear. Slight lean to spine. pp.445. including introduction and index. 662142 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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Group Tests Of Intelligence, Ballard, Philip Boswood
12 Ballard, Philip Boswood Group Tests Of Intelligence
University Of London Press 1957 Hardback without dust wrapper. Very Good 
Light shelf wear only. 252pp including index. . 627109 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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The Puzzle Palace:  America's National Security Agency and its special relationship with Britain's GCHQ, Bamford, James
13 Bamford, James The Puzzle Palace: America's National Security Agency and its special relationship with Britain's GCHQ
Sidgwick and Jackson 1983 0283989769 / 9780283989766 First UK Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Good 
Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) shows signs of wear . Previous owner's name on endpaper . 465pp including appendix, notes, list of acronyms and abbreviations, and an index. The beginnings of the State Surveillance Industry, both in the US and the UK 777037 
Price: 15.95 GBP
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Which? Way to Buy, Sell and Move House, Barr, Richard and Alison
14 Barr, Richard and Alison Which? Way to Buy, Sell and Move House
Consumers Association 1995 0852026056 / 9780852026052 Trade paperback. UNREAD slight shelf wear only 
324pp including glossary and index. 525030 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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The New Cigar Companion: A Connoisseur's Guide., Bati, Anwer and Simon Chase
15 Bati, Anwer and Simon Chase The New Cigar Companion: A Connoisseur's Guide.
Apple Press 1995 1850766304 / 9781850766308 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Near Fine Illustrated in colour throughout text 
Everything anybody could possibly want to know about cigars. Famous, less famous and some obscure makes, sizes and specifications, the history of cigar smoking, buying and storing, merchant directory, and so on. A lovely gift for the cigar smoker. 104513 
Price: 8.55 GBP
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Stalin's Silver, Beasant, John
16 Beasant, John Stalin's Silver
Bloomsbury 1995 0747523444 / 9780747523444 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Near Fine Illustrated with colour photographs. 
On the night of 28th August 1944 an American merchant ship carrying $30 million worth of silver destined for Russia was sunk in the Arabian Sea. This is story of the salvage operation in 1989, the recollections of survivors, and the political intrigues that prompted the dispatch of the cargo in the first place. 535080 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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Goldsmiths Review 1996/97, Beasley, David (ed)
17 Beasley, David (ed) Goldsmiths Review 1996/97
The Worshipful Compay of Goldsmiths 1997 Large Format Paperback Fine Illustrated with colour and black-and-white photographs. 
64 pp. 703165 
Price: 11.95 GBP
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The Power of Gold : The History of an Obsession, Bernstein, Peter L
18 Bernstein, Peter L The Power of Gold : The History of an Obsession
New York: John Wiley 2000 0471252107 / 9780471252108 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Fine. 
Appears unread. (xiv), 432pp including notes, bibliography and comprehensive index. A historical analysis of our obsession with the precious metal from Biblical times to the present day 700254 
Price: 5.95 GBP
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How To Write a Research Paper, Berry, Ralph
19 Berry, Ralph How To Write a Research Paper
Pergamon Press 1986 0080326803 / 9780080326801 Second Edition Large Paperback Very Good. 
Private library stamp on half-title. pp.116. including introduction and appendix. 659024 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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Bright Bird and Shining Sails, Bigham, Geoffrey C
20 Bigham, Geoffrey C Bright Bird and Shining Sails
Adelaide: New Creation Publications 1981 0949851027 / 9780949851024 Hardback with laminated pictorial cover Good to Very Good Illustrated in colour by Pro Hart. 
Some cover wear and bumping, Landscape 4to: 121pp. 730011 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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