The Flavors of Modernity – Food and the Novel.
Princeton, Princeton University Press, 1993. 24.3 x 16.4cm. 172 pages. Original Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear.
EUR 35,-- Order
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The Uses of Plants. A Manual of Economic Botany with special References to Vegetable Products introduced during the last Fifty Years.
First Edition. London, Roper & Drowley, 1889. 17 x 12 cm. viii, 224 pages. Prize Binding. Full red calf with elaborate gilt decorations to spine and boards. Gilt dentelles. Marbled end papers and edges. Binding by Relfe Brothers London. Near fine condition. Minor shelf wear. Top edge dust dulled. Internally bright and clean. A very nice copy.
EUR 85,-- Order
Through the Air. Adventures with Wild Fowl and Small-boat Sailing.
First Edition. London, Country Life, 1941. 24 x 18 cm. 127 pages. Illustrated with photographs and drawings by Peter Scott, including 20 original drawings in blue ink, of which one is a full page drawing. All drawings are signed or initialed. Blue Morrocco by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, London. Gilt line decorations and gilt title on spine. Raised bands. All edges gilt. Very good condition. Some rubbing and bumping to binding. Minor material losses to lower front board. Internally dust dulled and foxed. Text block clean. Inscribed by Michael Bratby ‘To the Field Marshal’. 20 original drawings by Peter Scott.
EUR 2.800,-- Order
Royal Dublin Society. Bi-Centenary Souvenir 1731 – 1931.
Dublin, Royal Dublin Society, 1931. xxii (advertisements), 80 pages, xxiii to lxii (advertisements). Illustrated throughout in B&W. Stiff brown cardboard covers. Decorated front boards. Very good condition. Binding sound, but has to be handled carefully. Internally clean. Minor shelf wear. Edges dust dulled. Occasional mild foxing internally, otherwise very clean. A very nice copy. Contains a ‘With compliments’ slip by the Director of the RDS. All edges deckle.
EUR 42,-- Order
Modern Salmon Fishing.
Second Edition. London, Adam & Charles Black, 1969. 22.4cm x 14.5cm. xx, 229 (5) pages. With frontispiece photograph. Seventeen plates and thirty-four line illustrations. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear.
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Jimmy, The Dog in my Life.
First Edition. London, Lutterworth Press, 1960. 20 x 14 cm. 48 pages with Illustrations by David Rook. Grey cloth spine, light grey paper covered boards, gilt lettering to front cover. In original illustrated dust jacket. Very good condition. Minor shelf wear, some dust dulling to edges and end papers. Minor edge wear to dust jacket. Gift inscription on front free end paper: ‘For Alan and Benita with Love from the author Christmas 1960’. Author’s signature on titel page. Internally clean and unmarked.
EUR 50,-- Order
The King in His Country.
First Edition. London, Longmans, Green, 1955. 22 x 15 cm. ix, 139 pages. With a colour frontispiece and several B&W photographs in the text. Original red cloth with gilt title on spine. In original dust jacket. Very good condition. Minor shelf wear. Mild damp staining to boards. Edges and end papers dust dulled. Mild edge wear to dust jacket, now in archival jacket. Internally bright and clean. Inscription by the author to Lord Alanbrooke on front free end paper.
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Tullamore Rugby Club. The Story of Fifty Years. With contributions from Michael Clavin, Ken Browne, Oliver McGlinchey, T.E. Winckworth, John J. McKenna, Philip McGinn, Brian Jaffray.
Tullamore, Tullamore Rugby Club, 1987. 19.6cm x 19.8cm. 148 pages with photographs. Original illustrated softcover. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear. Very rare in this condition.
EUR 120,-- Order
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