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Hatfield Record 2012.
1 Hatfield Record 2012.
Hatfield College. Durham University. 2012. 
Size 5.75 x 8.25 inches. In illustrated limp card covers. In near fine condition. A very clean and tight copy. 158pp. With colour photographs throughout. Annual booklet published for graduates of Hatfield College, Durham University. With news of the College and ex students. Includes Sir Matthew Pinsent. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Illustrated London News. Christmas Number 1976.
2 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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3 Wessex. An Annual Record of the Movement for a University of Wessex. Vol III No 2.
Pilgrim Press. 1935. 
Size 7.25 x 9.5 inches. In brown limp card covers with black illustration and lettering. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded. Mild foxing to edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 111pp. With b/w plates and woodcuts in text. Magazine format published by University College Southampton, with articles on various subjects including Isaac Watts, Thomas Hardy and Religion, the Students’ Union, poems, and reviews. In very good condition for year and binding. With many contemporary adverts. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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4 ( SCOUTING ) The Diamond Jubilee Book of Scouting 1907-1967
Pearson - London 1966 (1st.). 
White cloth spine, gilt. Mottled cloth covers. Coloured frontis.plate of "Founder and Scout". Numerous black & white illustrations. 126 pp. Fine in very good dustwrapper. Commemorates- in essays, recollections, photographs, and cartoons - the first "sixty glorious years". 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Voces Populi. Reprinted from "Punch". With twenty illustrations by J.Bernard Partridge. Third edition., ANSTEY, F.:
5 ANSTEY, F.: Voces Populi. Reprinted from "Punch". With twenty illustrations by J.Bernard Partridge. Third edition.
London. Longmans, Green & Co. 1892 3rd edition. 
Size 6.75 x 8.5 inches. In marbled hard card covers with gilt to green cloth spine. Brown endpapers. 136pp. With line drawings by J.Bernard Partridge. In very good condition.Spine slightly darkened. Slightly rubbed around edges. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. Collection of amusing sketches previously published in Punch Magazine. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Twins of Overbury, or the true story of two dogs. Signed and dedicated., BACOT, M.E.:
6 BACOT, M.E.: The Twins of Overbury, or the true story of two dogs. Signed and dedicated.
Thirsk. 1892 1st edition. 
8vo. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to front. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Small marks to boards. Neat dedicatory inscription to front endpaper, dated 1892. Else a clean and tight copy. 58pp. Story about two dogs. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Oxford University Press and the Spread of Learning. An illustrated history 1478-1978. With a preface by Charles Ryskanp. Signed copy., BARKER, N.:
7 BARKER, N.: The Oxford University Press and the Spread of Learning. An illustrated history 1478-1978. With a preface by Charles Ryskanp. Signed copy.
Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1978 1st edition. 
Size 8.5 x 12.0 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. Patterned endpapers. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; small mark to spine. Front slightly creased. Not price clipped). Autjor’s neat inscription to first blank page, dated 12.2.82. A very clean and tight copy. Text 69 pp. With 332 b/w photographs and illustrations on plates, 4 colour. Published to celebrate the quincentenary of the introduction of printing to at Oxford, with a pictorial history of subsequent progess. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Flight Without Power. The Art of Gliding and Soaring. By Lewin B.Barringer Glider Specialist, Air Staff Headquarters of the Army Air Forces., BARRINGER, LEWIN B.:
8 BARRINGER, LEWIN B.: Flight Without Power. The Art of Gliding and Soaring. By Lewin B.Barringer Glider Specialist, Air Staff Headquarters of the Army Air Forces.
Pitman Publishing Corporation. New York. 1943 repr. 
Size 6.0 x 9.25 inches. In light blue cloth covers with dark blue lettering to spine and front and silhouette of glider to front. With illustrated dustwrapper. 221pp. With b/w frontis, diagrams and photographs in text. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. Slightly chipped and creased along top edge. Clipped). Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. Comprehensive guide to gliding from the USA in the 1940s. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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An Extract From The Enemies of Books. Illustrated by Phillip G. Reed., BLADES, William;
9 BLADES, William; An Extract From The Enemies of Books. Illustrated by Phillip G. Reed.
Woolly Whale Press, New York. n.d. ca1940 
Size approx 4 x 5.5 inches. In red patterned paper covered boards. In very good condition. Minor rubbing to corners/edges and spine slightly faded. Inside bright and clean. 28pp. Colour illustrations. A very out-of-date personal view and rant about books. Female readers best avoid unless you fancy a good laugh. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Festival in the North. The story of the Edinburgh Festival., BRUCE, GEORGE:
10 BRUCE, GEORGE: Festival in the North. The story of the Edinburgh Festival.
Hale. 1975 1st edition. 
Tall 8vo. In dark blue cloth covers with silver to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). Presentation inscription on front endpaper. Else a very clean and tight copy. 253pp. With numerous b/w photographs. The story of the Edinburgh International Festival of the Arts from its beginning in 1947. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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So Beautiful. My Grandmotherís natural beauty creams, lotions and remedies., BUDD, MAVIS:
11 BUDD, MAVIS: So Beautiful. My Grandmotherís natural beauty creams, lotions and remedies.
Lutterworth Press. Guildford, Surrey. 1981 1st edition 
8vo. In pale green cloth covers with black lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Pale green endpapers. 64pp. Decorated throughout with line drawings by the author. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. Collection of traditional beauty creams and lotions, household hints and remedies, first written down by the authorís grandmother and here re-created from her faded, treasured notes. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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The Art of Hand-Reading., By OLD MOTHER GIPSY:
12 By OLD MOTHER GIPSY: The Art of Hand-Reading.
(n.d.). ca. 1900. 
16mo. (4 m x 7.5 cm). In concertina form.: 8 sections printed on front and back (except 3 of the backs are blank, one has a note in ink). A bit worn, slightly creased. Good. “These cards can be Cut-up Singly”. Each “card” has a picture of a hand with variations of the different Lines, e.g. Line of the Head, etc. - with explanations. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Chocolate Wars. From Cadbury to Kraft - 200 Years of Sweet Success and Bitter Rivalry. SIGNED., CADBURY, Deborah;
13 CADBURY, Deborah; Chocolate Wars. From Cadbury to Kraft - 200 Years of Sweet Success and Bitter Rivalry. SIGNED.
Harper Press. 2010 1st ed 
9.5 x 6.5 ins. In brown cloth with gilt to spine in purple illustrated paper dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper. DW slightly rubbed at edes and corners. Signed on title page by author. 340pp. Colour and b&w photo illustrations. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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14 CHARLOT, GYONNE B: Tea-Cup Fortune-Telling. With a Chapter on Mascots & Lucky Charms.
Universal Publ.Ltd. 1937 (revised ed.). 
Small slim 8vo. Soft red paper covers lettered in black. Some diagrams. 89pp.cat.6pp. Tiny burn mark lower edge of fr.cover. Pages a bit browned around edges. Else vg in vg/g pict.dw. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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French and Germans, Germans and French. A Personal Interpretation of France under Two Occupations 1914-1918 / 1940-1944., COBB, RICHARD:
15 COBB, RICHARD: French and Germans, Germans and French. A Personal Interpretation of France under Two Occupations 1914-1918 / 1940-1944.
Brandeis University Press. 1983 
Size 5.75 x 8.75 inches. In red cloth covers with black lettering to spine. With dustwrapper. 188pp. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. The book is about people rather than institutions and administration, the relations between occupiers and the occupied. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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16 COMER, M.J.: Corporate Fraud.
McGraw Hill (UK) 1977 (1st.). 
Green cloth gt. 393 pp. Very good in very good dustwrapper. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Pulpits, Lecterns, & Organs in English Churches. With 155 illustrations., COX, J.CHARLES:
17 COX, J.CHARLES: Pulpits, Lecterns, & Organs in English Churches. With 155 illustrations.
Humphrey Milford. Oxford University Press. 1915 1st edition. 
Size 5.75 x 9.0 inches. In light blue cloth covers with white lettering to spine and front. Printed on gloss paper. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and bumped at ends. Handling marks. Slight browning to endpapers. Bookseller’s slips loose in front. Small address label to front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 228pp. Cat 16pp. With 155 b/w photographs. The author discusses the purpose and use of pulpits, together with wood and stone pulpits. Also covered are lecterns, brass eagles, reading desks and desks for chained books. Includes a chapter on organs and organ cases. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Wigmaker’s Art in the 18th Century. A Translation of the section on Wigmaking in the 3rd Edition (1776) of the Encylopedie of Denis Diderot & Jean D’Alembert., COX, J.STEVENS (ed):
18 COX, J.STEVENS (ed): The Wigmaker’s Art in the 18th Century. A Translation of the section on Wigmaking in the 3rd Edition (1776) of the Encylopedie of Denis Diderot & Jean D’Alembert.
Toucan Press, Guernsey. 1980 2nd edition. 
Pamphlet. In blue limp card covers. In near fine condition. 30pp text. With 8 b/w plates and frontis. A fascinating booklet with instructions for making wigs, beginning with the complex process of preparing and cleaning the hair . 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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Two Dorset Ballads. C.1700., COX, J.STEVENS (ed):
19 COX, J.STEVENS (ed): Two Dorset Ballads. C.1700.
Toucan Press, Guernsey. 1969 
Printed on stiff off-white paper. In near fine condition. 5pp. Limited edition of 200 copies. Two broadside ballads dating from ca1700. The Dorsetshire Garland or The Beggars Wedding and The Unnatural Father: or, The Dutiful Son’s Reward. The original spelling and punctuation have been retained but the long S has been replaced with the more usual form. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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Phonography; or the Writing of Sounds. In two parts, viz. locography, or universal writing of speech; and musicography, or symbolical writing of music; with a short hand for both., De STAINES, V.D.:
20 De STAINES, V.D.: Phonography; or the Writing of Sounds. In two parts, viz. locography, or universal writing of speech; and musicography, or symbolical writing of music; with a short hand for both.
London: Effingham Wilson. 1842 2nd edition. 
Tall 8vo. In dark green cloth blind embossed covers with gilt to spine. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded. Corners slightly bumped. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Many pages uncut/unopened. Else a very clean and tight copy. 208pp. With 9 plates. This rare book covers the nature and history of the recording of sound in writing. The author describes the development of speech, writing, and alphabets and proposes a new series of characters to improve accuracy. The second part of the book is concerned with music, and again, the author proposes an improved method. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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