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Ourselves in Wartime

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Odhams Press Ltd.:

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 006922

Condition: Very Good


256pp. Illustrated with nearly 150 b+w wartime photos. Depicts the resiliency and resolve of the British people during the Nazi bombardment of London. A subject near and dear to the heart of this bookseller as his wife's grandmother was a war bride hailing from London who survived two near misses during bombing runs. Corners bumped. The jacket is chipped at the head of the spine and has a large open tear at the head of the joint at the back panel. Some creasing and scuffing to the front panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Youth's Companion November 22, 1894

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Perry Mason & Co.: 1894

Seller ID: 1714

Condition: Very Good


Pagination runs 563-572. Pictorial wraps with a great ad for Hornby's Oatmeal on the back cover. Illustrated. Loaded with great ads. Articles include "Lafe Johnson's Jump" by L.J. Bates, "Polly" by Anna Fuller, "Dolly" by J.L. Harbour, "No Man's Land Adventure" by Norman West (the story of camping in the elbow of Cape Cod), "Shakespeare the Boy" by W.J. Rolfe and The Lord Mayor of London" by Henry W. Lucy. Folded across the middle. The fold is separated at the back cover (about 3 inches). Some creasing. Scarce as an individual issue in the original w... View more info

Haverly's Theatre Program Week Commencing Monday October 23rd, 1882

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Haverly's: 1882

Seller ID: 1718

Condition: Very Good


6pp. The shows mentioned in the program include "Sam'l of Posen", "Cheek" by Roland Reed, but the feature is "Lights O'London" starring George Mordaunt. Fantastic local advertisements including a couple of illustrated ads including Coon & Co.'s Collars and Cuffs with a great woodcut of a raccoon, an amateur photography dealer, Blondine golden hair color, and Mason's Original Challenge Blacking depicting an African American boot black. Some creasing. Printed on a mauve colored paper. Folds. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

British Museum London

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Newsweek: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 1992

Condition: Very Good


171pp. Illustrated. Ink stamp on the back free endpaper. Corners bumped. The jacket is creased. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Original Rolling Stones Poster from "Let it Bleed" (London Records)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, London Records: 1969

Seller ID: 021987

Condition: Good


Measures 23 inches by 23 inches. Photography by Victor Kahn. Code NPS-4 in the lower left corner. Ca. 1969. Original folds (some separation). Pin holes at the corners. Two paint drips to the top quarter. Good condition. View more info

Postcard with Ogdensburg & Utica Railroad Post Office Postmark, TR 74, Dated 1909

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: London, Davidson Bros.: 1909

Seller ID: 022694

Condition: Good


Die-cut card with color pictorial inset (oval) titled "In the Country". Addressed to a recipient in Winthrop, NY. Davidson's Quality Post Card published by Davidson Bros. of London & NY. Soiled card. Browned. Creased. The month and date on the postmark is not legible. View more info

Guide to London...

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.: 1953

Edition: Sixty-First Edition

Seller ID: 021826

Condition: Near Fine


6pp. adverts. + Large folding map + 288pp. + 2pp. adverts. Original red printed paper covered boards. Illustrated. Maps. Color coded train map. No inscriptions. Date comes from the train map. View more info

Frank Farleigh; or, Scenes from the Live of a Private Pupil

By: Anonymous (Smedley, Frances Edward)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, A. Hall, Virtue & Co.: 1850

Edition: First Edition, Second Issue.

Seller ID: 016585

Condition: Good


2pp. ads + 496pp. Original green cloth elaborately stamped in gilt. Illustrated with the delightful illustrations of Cruikshank. Author's first book (this having first appeared in serial form from 1846-48 in Sharpe's London Magazine). This is the first appearance in book form, albeit a second issue (date on title page lacking, although the London, Feb. 1850 appears on page vii of the preface). Hinges cracked and reglued (not by this bookseller; they are a bit sloppy). Front hinge reinforced with binding tape. Back joint split but the board is still intact. Ownership notation in pencil indicati... View more info

London Echoing

By: Bone, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, E.P. Dutton:

Seller ID: 007302

Condition: Very Good


173pp Corners bumped, top edge back cover has 3 cm rubbed off. Blue cloth, black and white illustrations, no marks inside. No other flaws. Dust jacket has tape repairs on back fold top and bottom. Chips out of top and bottom of spine and front folded edge. Light yellowing. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The March to Victory : A Guide to World War II Battles and Battlefields from London to the Rhine

By: Bookman, John T & Stephen T. Powers

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1986

Seller ID: 010939

Condition: Very Good


340pp Some photographs scattered throughout. No marks inside. Binding tight. bottom corners bumped/creased. Travel book for those who want to see the battlefields. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Prisoners of the Tower of London, Being an Account of Some Who at Divers Times Lay Captive Within its Walls

By: Brooke-Hunt, Violet

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, E.P. Dutton: 1901

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 022250

Condition: Very Good


347pp. 2nd Edition. Original blue cloth with lettering and decoration stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. Illustrated. Corners very gently bumped. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Extremities rubbed through at the tips. View more info

Shakespeare of London

By: Chute, Marchette

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, E.P. Dutton: 1977

Seller ID: 013511

Condition: Very Good


397pp. + 2pp. map. Light soil to the fore edge of the text block. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Friendly Leaves for 1904

By: Coleridge, Christabel (ed.)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.: 1904

Seller ID: 401

Condition: Very Good


Contains all twelve issues of this periodical for 1904. Bound in contemporary red alligator skin, reinforced with red crush morocco at the corners and the spine. Patterned endpapers. This appears to be the publishing organ for the Girls Friendly Society (est. 1875), an organization that still exists today in London to assist young women in poor communities with education and improvement. At this time, it was predominantly a Christian organization judging from the content of some of these articles: "Bible Study", "Favourite Hymns and their Authors", "Mission Work in Foreign ... View more info

The Last of the Mohicans

By: Cooper, J. Fenimore

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons:

Seller ID: 019113

Condition: Very Good


424pp. Original red cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt, top edge stained bluish green as issued. World War Two era, judging from the advertisement on the back flap of the jacket for "London Calling Overseas". Nelson Classics series. One corner gently bumped. Light spotting to the fore edge and the bottom edge of the text block. The jacket is soiled and has several tiny chips to the spine ends. Tiny sticker to the front panel of the same. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

London

By: Dark, Sidney

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, MacMillan: 1936

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 023182

Condition: Very Good


176pp. Original blue cloth, lettering stamped in gilt. Illustrated by Joseph Pennell. Corners bumped. View more info

London, Memories of Times Past

By: Evans, Mary Anne

Price: $9.00

Publisher: San Diego, Thunder Bay Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020133

Condition: Very Good


176pp. Gorgeous map endpapers. Illustrated with 61 paintings by Rose Barton. Last two dozen pages effected by faint dampstain in the fore margin of the text. Two corners gently bumped. Minor creasing to the jacket. View more info

The Higher Aspects of Greek Religion; Lectures Delivered at Oxford and in London in April and May 1911

By: Farnell, L.R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1912

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 345

Condition: Very Good


155pp. Original blue cloth, stamped in gilt. The Hibbert Lectures, Second Series. Front hinge starting. Corners bumped and rubbed, one corner rubbed through. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Life and Letters of Harriet Beecher Stowe

By: Fields, Annie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1897

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 656

Condition: Good


406pp. 1st Edition. Original green cloth stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. Frontispiece portrait of Stowe's bust. Hinges cracked. Ownership bookplate describing the purchase of this book in New London, CT and his visit to Stowe's home in Hartford, CT a couple of days later on the front free endpaper. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Spine lettering dulled but still legible. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

London, Historic and Social

By: Francis, Claude de la Roche

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry T. Coates: 1902

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 021614

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes, complete. 416pp. + 456pp. + large folding map. 1st American Edition. Original red cloth elaborately stamped in gilt (Griffins and coat of arms motif), top edges gilt. Illustrated. Front hinges cracked, back hinge on volume 2 starting (cleanly repaired with archival quality binding glue). Bottom corners rubbed through at the tips. Minor soil to volume 1. No ownership inscriptions. Slight darkening to the spines. Still a presentable set. View more info

The Wonder Book of Railways

By: Golding, Harry (ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co., Limited:

Edition: Thirteenth Edition

Seller ID: 004181

Condition: Very Good


256pp. Illustrated. Pictorial endpapers. Folding color plate depicting a London and North Eastern 4-6-2 Three Cylinder "Pacific" Express Locomotive. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Edges of the boards rubbed. Gift inscription on the half title. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info