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A Bad Child's Book of Beasts by H.Belloc

A Bad Child's Book of Beasts by H.Belloc

Child! Do not throw this book about: Refrain from the unholy pleasure Of cutting all the pictures out! Preserve it as your chiefest treasure....
£7.00

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Deportmental Ditties and other verses

Deportmental Ditties and other verses

Deportmental Ditties and other verses. By Harry Graham Illustrated by Lewis Baumer. Published by ….. wait for it…………. Mills & Boon (Now there’s a...
£20.00

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Domesday Book for Hampshire 1862

Domesday Book for Hampshire 1862

£25.00

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Edmund Dulac's Picture Book for the French Red Cross

Edmund Dulac's Picture Book for the French Red Cross

This fabulous tome is almost certainly a first edition produced in 1915 to raise funds for the Red Cross in France during the First World War… It...
£82.00

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Fables de La Fontaine

Fables de La Fontaine

This little book is quite special.  It is very old – but not dated.  Our guess is 1810 – 1830 or thereabouts. It is in French so if you don’t know...
£10.00

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Handy Book-ends

Handy Book-ends

Pure white ceramic handy book ends. Second hand (ha ha) 16cm high Not a suitable present for a priest as they decline to pray being both of the left...
£14.50

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Le Coin du Feu de la Bonne Maman

Le Coin du Feu de la Bonne Maman

This wee book is an original fourth edition printed in 1821. It really has very little going for it – but could we bring ourselves to chuck it into...
£10.00

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Love Among the Chickens

Love Among the Chickens

By P.G. Wodehouse This is the tale of how author Jeremy Garnet is persuaded by his friend Stanley Featherstonehaugh Ukridge to run his chicken farm...
£39.00

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Midget Dictionary - the photo says it all!

Midget Dictionary - the photo says it all!

This English Dictionary, covered in faux (or possibly real) snakeskin, is dated in gold 1935.  It is one of the more useless things you will find on...
£10.00

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Organs of Digestion by Mayo 1840

Organs of Digestion by Mayo 1840

Actually the real title is Management of the Organs of Digestion in Health and in Disease.  Second edition printed in 1840 A fascinating volume if a...
£15.00

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Palmistry For All

Palmistry For All

Well you will either find this book fascinating beyond belief or, like us you will open it, read one sentence and fall of your chair in a stupor... ...
£4.00

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Schoolgirls' Adventure Book (1930s)

Schoolgirls' Adventure Book (1930s)

(Thrilling stories fully illustrated) There are 21 - yes a magnificent 21 stories in this ripping tome... Take just one … The Professor’s...
£8.00

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Sheridan Improved Dictionary 1805

Sheridan Improved Dictionary 1805

It’s a snip ! ( “ to cut at once with fciffars” ) Sheridan improved. A general pronouncing and explanatory dictionary of the English language in...
£52.00

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The Book of Beasts by T.H. White

The Book of Beasts by T.H. White

Jonathan Cape, London. First published in 1954 – our copy is a reprint of 1955 Good condition but without dust jacket. 9 x 6 inches. Hardback. We...
£22.00

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The Dolls' House by Rumer Godden

The Dolls' House by Rumer Godden

With pictures by Dana Saintsbury Published by Michael Joseph Ltd 1947 Rumer Godden (her peculiar name was her maternal grandmother’s surname) died...
£32.00

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Two Star Cookery Books

Two Star Cookery Books

£6.00

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What the Dickens?

What the Dickens?

Published in s.1895 by Chapman and Hall Ltd, London With 40 illustrations by Hablot Knight Browne (1815-1882) – known as Phiz This book is in an...
£2.00

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Who Did That?

Who Did That?

Miniature book by JCR Curtis and Muriel A Curle Full of pointless and useless facts.   No date but clearly first part of the 20 th century....
£5.00

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