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The Hillier Dictionary of Trees and Shrubs. The Hillier Arboretum.
121 The Hillier Dictionary of Trees and Shrubs. The Hillier Arboretum.
David and Charles. 1981 1st edition. 
Size 6.0 x 8.5 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Yellow endpapers. 323pp. With colour photographs and b/w line drawings. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Price clipped). Neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1982. Else a very clean and tight copy. Alphabetically described trees and shrubs with colour photographs. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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The I-Spy Annual.
122 The I-Spy Annual.
News Chronicle. 1954 
Size 7.25 x 9.75 inches. In illustrated limp card covers. 113pp. With colour and b/w illustrations and diagrams. In very good condition. Front cover price clipped. Mild foxing to edges. Else a clean and tight copy. This is the first annual to be issued as a spin-off from the News Chronicle I-Spy activities in Childrens’ Corner. From the days when children were a lot less sophisticated, and a lot more interested in instructive and improving play. With contributions by Noel Streatfeild and Stirling Moss. Includes things to make. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Illustrated Guide to Weymouth the Island of Portland and its Neighbourhood.
123 The Illustrated Guide to Weymouth the Island of Portland and its Neighbourhood.
Weymouth. Sherren & Son Ltd. nd ca1880. 
Size 4.75 x 7.0 inches. In decorated hard card covers. In very good condition. Handling marks and boards slightly rubbed. Clean and tight inside. Pencil inscription discussing the date to main title page. Else a clean and tight copy. 127pp. With fold out map at front and engraved plates. Undated guide to Weymouth and District, but seemingly from late 19th century. With descriptions of towns, villages, individual buildings and monuments. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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The Illustrated Guide to Weymouth, the Island of Portland and the Adjacent Neighbourhood.
124 The Illustrated Guide to Weymouth, the Island of Portland and the Adjacent Neighbourhood.
Weymouth. Sherren and Son. n.d. ca 1905. 
Size 4.75 x 7.25 inches. In illustrated hard card covers. In good condition. Spine faded and slightly rubbed with handwritten title. handling marks toi boards. Front board slightly crease.neat inscription to front endpaper. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 137pp. With b/w photographs and illustrations. Illustrated guide to Weymouth and district. Undated but certainly from the very early 20th century. (Hackney carriage fares vary according to how many horses are used). A fascinating look at the holiday resort from over 100 years ago. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Illustrated London News. Christmas Number 1976.
125 The Illustrated London News. Christmas Number 1976.
London. 1976 
Size 9.0 x 12.0 inches. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Covers slightly creased. Else a clean and tight copy. 90pp. With b/w and colour photographs and illustrations. Christmas edition of Illustrated London News with articles and stories on a Christmas theme. 
Price: 3.00 GBP
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The Kennel Club’s Illustrated Breed Standards. Foreword by His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent. President of the Kennel Club.
126 The Kennel Club’s Illustrated Breed Standards. Foreword by His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent. President of the Kennel Club.
Cresset Press. 1992 
Size 8.0 x 11.25 inches. In pictorial hard card covers with matching dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 342pp. With b/w and colour photographs and illustrations. This book collects all the Standards together and illustrates each breed with colour photographs and paintings and each written Standard is accompanied by a brief history of the breed, its origins and purpose. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Llama. Auchenia Glama.
127 The Llama. Auchenia Glama.
SPCK. ca1845 
Size 13.5 x 11.0 inches, oblong. Print of a Llama. In very good condition. Slightly creased. Handling and other marks. Small chip to right hand edge. With description and recent hand colouring. Published in 1845 under the title ‘Thirty Plates illustrative of Natural History’, this is one of a set, now loose. The print shows a Llama with cliffs, other llamas and a shepherd behind. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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The Long-Eared Bat. Plecotus auritus.
128 The Long-Eared Bat. Plecotus auritus.
SPCK. ca1845 
Size 13.5 x 11.0 inches, oblong. Print of Long Eared Bat. In very good condition. Slightly creased. Handling and other marks. With description and recent hand colouring. Published in 1845 under the title ‘Thirty Plates illustrative of Natural History’, this is one of a set, now loose. The print shows a Long Eared Bat with wings spread and hovering in a graveyard. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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The Oxford Library of Words and Phrases. Vol I, Quotations; Vol II, Proverbs; Vol III, Word Origins. Second edition.
129 The Oxford Library of Words and Phrases. Vol I, Quotations; Vol II, Proverbs; Vol III, Word Origins. Second edition.
BCA 1993 Second edition. 
Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In red cloth boards with gilt to maroon faux leather spine and front. In maroon hard card slip case. In near fine condition. A very clean and tight set. 3 volumes. With bi-columnar text throughout. Three volume set, on Quotations, who said what and where and when; Proverbs, origins and earliest examples in print; Word Origins, meanings and derivations. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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The Peacock. Pavo cristatus.
130 The Peacock. Pavo cristatus.
SPCK. ca1845 
Size 13.5 x 11.0 inches, oblong. Print of a Peacock. In very good condition. Slightly creased. Handling and other marks. With description and recent hand colouring. Published in 1845 under the title ‘Thirty Plates illustrative of Natural History’, this is one of a set, now loose. The print shows a Peacock on a wall with two figures and a large house in background. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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The Russian Chronicles. A Thousand Years that Changed the World: From the Beginnings of the Land of Rus to the New Revolution of Glasnost Today.
131 The Russian Chronicles. A Thousand Years that Changed the World: From the Beginnings of the Land of Rus to the New Revolution of Glasnost Today.
Century. London. 1990 1st edition. 
Size 9.0 x 11.25 inches. In green cloth covers with silver to spine. Dark green endpapers. With illustrated dustwrapper. 479pp. With colour frontis and b/w photographs and illustrations with several colour maps. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. The history of Russia and some of the people who ruled it. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Scientific Results of The Royal Geographical Society’s Oman Wahiba Sands Project 1985-1987. The Journal of Oman Studies. Special Report No. 3.
132 The Scientific Results of The Royal Geographical Society’s Oman Wahiba Sands Project 1985-1987. The Journal of Oman Studies. Special Report No. 3.
Sultanate of Oman. Ministry of Information and Culture. 1988 1st edition. 
Hardback. Size 12 x 8.5 inches. In orangee cloth covers with black illustration and lettering to spine and front. In glossy illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper. (DW spine faded.) Front endpaper lifted from board. Else a clean and tight copy. Collection of papers on archaeological and historical aspects of the Sultanate of Oman. 576pp. With b/w photographs, plans and diagrams. Colour frontis. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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The Striped Hyaena. Hyaena vulgaris.
133 The Striped Hyaena. Hyaena vulgaris.
SPCK. ca1845 
Size 13.5 x 11.0 inches, oblong. Print of a Hyena. In very good condition. Slightly creased. Handling and other marks. Small pieces missing from edges. With description and recent hand colouring. Published in 1845 under the title ‘Thirty Plates illustrative of Natural History’, this is one of a set, now loose. The print shows a standing Hyena with palm tree in the background. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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The Sturgeon. Acipenser Sturio.
134 The Sturgeon. Acipenser Sturio.
SPCK. ca1845 
Size 13.5 x 11.0 inches, oblong. Print of Sturgeon. In very good condition. Slightly creased. Handling and other marks. With description and recent hand colouring. Published in 1845 under the title ‘Thirty Plates illustrative of Natural History’, this is one of a set, now loose. The print shows a Sturgeon lying on a bank with fishing boats, cottages and hills in background. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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The Third Country Life Picture Book of Britain. Country Life Picture Book Series.
135 The Third Country Life Picture Book of Britain. Country Life Picture Book Series.
London. Country Life. 1952 1st edition. 
Size 9.0 x 11.5 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. With 74 b/w photo plates and four pages of advertisements at back. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; Rubbed and creased along edges with tears and small pieces missing. Price clipped). A clean and tight copy. Beautifully illustrated book of England, Wales and Scotland. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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The Woodcock. Scolopax rusticola.
136 The Woodcock. Scolopax rusticola.
SPCK. ca1845 
Size 13.5 x 11.0 inches, oblong. Print of a Woodcock. In very good condition. Slightly creased. Handling and other marks. With description and recent hand colouring. Published in 1845 under the title ‘Thirty Plates illustrative of Natural History’, this is one of a set, now loose. The print shows a Woodcock beside a bush with fence and hill in background. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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The Writers Directory 1980-1982. A reference companion guide to living English language writers and their works.
137 The Writers Directory 1980-1982. A reference companion guide to living English language writers and their works.
Macmillan. 1982 4th Edition 
Size 7.75 x 9.75 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. 1389pp. With 159pp index. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; a couple of tears to front top edge. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. Fully revised fourth edition lists more than 15,000 living writers in English of fiction and non-fiction. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Time and Adams Court, an Attempt at Reconstruction. Signed limited edition
138 Time and Adams Court, an Attempt at Reconstruction. Signed limited edition
Nathan and Rosselli 1937 
Sm 4to. In original brown cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Small marks to covers. Corners slightly bumped. Mild foxing to edges and some pages. Signatures of Rosselli and others on first blank page. 86pp. Ills. with b/w drawings. Marbled endpapers. A history of Adams Court “Issued by Nathan and Rosselli to clients only” to mark their having occupied offices in Adams Court for 50 years. Traces the history of the Court from the time of the Edward III through the Great Fire to reconstruction and varied use in the following centuries. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Transactions of the Opthalmological Society of the United Kingdom. 57 volumes.
139 Transactions of the Opthalmological Society of the United Kingdom. 57 volumes.
J. & A.Churchill. 1927-1973 
Size 5.75 x 8,.75 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. 57 volumes. With b/w and colour photographs and diagrams. In very good condition. A clean and tight set. Published annually, the Transactions of the Opthalmological Society of UK has detailed papers from members. Here are the volumes from 1927 to 1973 less that of 1947, but with two copies of some from the early 1960s. Those from 1937-1939 have 2 vols per year. An interesting record of the development of Opthalmology in the 20th century. 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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Typus Shastoniensis in comitatu Dorset (1615). Town plan of Shaftesbury in Dorset, (1615)
140 Typus Shastoniensis in comitatu Dorset (1615). Town plan of Shaftesbury in Dorset, (1615)
ca1850 
Size 45.0 x 36.5 cm. With wide card mount in gilt frame with glass with hardboard back Printed area 31.5cm x 23.5cm. In very good condition. Mild foxing. Copy of the Town plan of Shaftesbury in Doset as it was in 1615 showing the streets, buildings and giving the street names of the time. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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