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Image for Wives. Wives by Washington Irving and The Henpecked Man by Sir Richard Steele. Pictures by Cecil Aldin.

Wives. Wives by Washington Irving and The Henpecked Man by Sir Richard Steele. Pictures by Cecil Aldin.

By: (ALDIN, CECIL) / IRVING, WASHINGTON / STEELE, RICHARD:

Price: £75.00

Publisher: William Heinemann. 1909.:

Seller ID: 73129


Size 5.0 x 6.75 inches. In brown hard card covers with colour plate pasted to front. In very good condition. Spine slightly rubbed with small piece missing from bottom end. Slightly rubbed around edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1912. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 30pp. With 3 colour plates tipped in and b/w illustrations in text. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin. Scarce. View more info

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The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club.

By: ALDIN, CECIL / DICKENS, C.:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Chapman & Hall 1910 (1st.ed., thus):

Seller ID: 82132


2 vols; Tall 8vo; Bound in original Cloth spines, gt; Lighter shade of cloth on covers. In good condition. Ends of spines slightly rubbed with a few small nicks. Corners slightly bruised. Volume I rear board a little marked. Inside mostly clean with usually just the top edge of pages a little bit browned, some slight foxing. A few pages outer margin a fraction trimmed. 24 lovely col. plts. by Aldin. Many b/w illustrations. 450pp; 457pp; uncut. View more info

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The Romance of the Road. Written & illustrated by C. Aldin. ‘Cheap Edition’

By: ALDIN, CECIL:

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Eyre and Spottiswoode Ltd. 1933 1st thus:

Seller ID: 74491


Large volume approx 13 x 10 inches. In blue cloth with yellow/cream lettering to front and spine. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges of cloth and minor bumps to corners. Inside some very minor foxing to endpapers else inside pages in fine condition. 17 colour plates & many b/w ills. 123 pp. Folding colour map at rear. View more info

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Sleeping Partners. A Series of Episodes.

By: ALDIN, CECIL;

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode 1930 (2nd.impr.).:

Seller ID: 77926


Lg.4to; Hardback, 12 x 9 .5 ins. Blue cloth lettered in light blue. In very good condition. Some rubbing to corners and edges, corners a little bumped. Endpapers darkened. A couple of very minor marks to pages, mounted plates all clean and bright. ---- Devoted solely to Cracker (bull- terrier, and probably Aldin's favourite dog) and Micky (wolfhound - by the time of writing he was credited with being the third largest dog in the British Isles). 20 coloured plates, mounted on dark paper. The title-page is also dark. View more info

Large original pencil drawing of a man reposing on a chair.

By: BEATON, CECIL (attributed to):

Price: £175.00

Publisher: N.d.:

Seller ID: 44881


Size of drawing: 26 cm x 42 cm. In ivory mount with washlines (width 7 cm, 8 cm). Attributed to: In our opinion a work of the period of the artist which may be in whole or in part the work of the artist. Unsigned. Beaton (1904-80), English photographer, author and designer, noted for many costume designs for ballet, opera, theatre and film productions ("My Fair Lady," 1956 and 1964; "Gigi," 1958; etc.); illustrator of numerous books; received C.B.E. in 1957 and knighted in 1972. View more info

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Some Dorset Country Houses. A Personal Selection.

By: CECIL, DAVID:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Dovecott Press 1985 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 82280


Size 6.5 x 9.5 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 135pp. With b/w photographs and illustrations. The author describes seventeen Dorset Houses, large and small with personal impressions. View more info

Image for Hunting Tours Descriptive of Various Fashionable Countries and Establishments with Anecdotes of Masters of Hounds and Others Connected with Foxhunting. The Second Edition, With Four Illustrations.

Hunting Tours Descriptive of Various Fashionable Countries and Establishments with Anecdotes of Masters of Hounds and Others Connected with Foxhunting. The Second Edition, With Four Illustrations.

By: CECIL;

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London Philip Alan & Co. 1924 2nd edition:

Seller ID: 77057


Hardback. 9 x 5.5 inches. In red cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to spine and front. In very good condition. Corners bumped and rubbed. Ends of spine and gilt on spine rubbed. Handling marks to cloth. Endpapers darkened, marks from removed bookplate to front and rear endpapers, possibly ex lib marks. Slight foxing to bottom of title page, title also has small hole nr bound edge. Else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. 304pp. 4 colour plates. View more info

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A History of Poole and neighbourhood.

By: CULLINGFORD, CECIL N.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Phillimore 2003:

Seller ID: 80589


Size 7 x 9.8 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dust wrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. Not price clipped. A very clean and tight copy. 258pp. With b/w photographs, line drawings map. The first full history of Poole, Dorset, since 1839. It not only adds a further two centuries but incorporates both the author’s own original research, and more recent sources. Poole, in Dorset, and its port date back to Roman times. By the 13th century the town had a charter and was prospering on the trade with Bordeaux. The author’s scholarly ... View more info

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A History of Poole and neighbourhood.

By: CULLINGFORD, CECIL N.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Phillimore 1988 1st Edition:

Seller ID: 80588


Size 7.5 x 10.0 inches. In red cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dust wrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. Not price clipped. A very clean and tight copy. 223pp. With b/w photographs, line drawings map. The first full history of Poole, Dorset, since 1839. It not only adds a further two centuries but incorporates both the author’s own original research, and more recent sources. Poole, in Dorset, and its port date back to Roman times. By the 13th century the town had a charter and was prospering on the trade with Bordeaux. The author’s scholarl... View more info

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A History of Poole and neighbourhood.

By: CULLINGFORD, CECIL N.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Phillimore 1988:

Seller ID: 81522


Size 7 x 9.8 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dust wrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. Not price clipped. A very clean and tight copy. 258pp. With b/w photographs, line drawings map. The first full history of Poole, Dorset, since 1839. It not only adds a further two centuries but incorporates both the author’s own original research, and more recent sources. Poole, in Dorset, and its port date back to Roman times. By the 13th century the town had a charter and was prospering on the trade with Bordeaux. The author’s scholarly ... View more info

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A History of Dorset. Drawings by Ralph Sharpe. Cartography by John Britton.

By: CULLINGFORD, CECIL N.:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Phillimore. 1980 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 70660


Size 7.5 x 10.0 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With pictorial dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 128pp. With 50 b/w and colour photographs and many b/w drawings, some full-page by Ralph Sharpe. Maps by John Britton. The Darwen County History Series. View more info

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A History of Dorset.

By: CULLINGFORD, CECIL N.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Phillimore. 1980 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 61987


Tall 8vo. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With pictorial dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Spine has small tear at top edge. Top front fore corner slightly bumped. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 128pp. With 50 b/w and colour photographs and many b/w drawings, some full-page by Ralph Sharpe. Maps by John Britton. The Darwen County History Series. View more info

Image for Lords & Ladies. (17) (The New Naturalist Monograph).

Lords & Ladies. (17) (The New Naturalist Monograph).

By: PRIME, Cecil T.:

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Collins 1960 1st edition:

Seller ID: 77697


Hardback, 8 x 5.5 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (DW minor rubbing to edges, small tear at top of spine. Mild foxing and some darkening, spine slightly faded. Not price clipped.) Cloth clean, slight fading to ends of spine, neat bookplate to corner of front endpaper. A couple of light spots to endpapers and page edges, ‘half-title’ page partially darkened, some light foxing to last index pages, else a very clean and tight copy. --- A detailed description of a strange and c... View more info

Image for The Casale Pilgrim. A Sixteenth-Century Illustrated Guide to the Holy Places. Reproduced in Facsimile, with Introduction, Translation and Notes by Cecil Roth. Limited numbered edition.

The Casale Pilgrim. A Sixteenth-Century Illustrated Guide to the Holy Places. Reproduced in Facsimile, with Introduction, Translation and Notes by Cecil Roth. Limited numbered edition.

By: ROTH, Cecil;

Price: £280.00

Publisher: London. Soncino Press 1929 1st thus edition:

Seller ID: 76712


Large hardback. Approx 10 x 7.5 inches. Full vellum binding with gilt design to front and lettering to spine. Top page edges gilt. In very good condition. Some rubbing/darkening to edges of boards. Some small marks to edges of endpapers otherwise a very clean and tight copy throughout. Numbered 83/560. 91pp. With colour illustrations. View more info