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Isambard Kingdom Brunel

L T C Rolt's definitive biography
L T C Rolt
Longmans, London, 1960
£10.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Navigable Waterways

Tom Rolt's history of British waterways
L T C Rolt
Longmans, London, 1969
£10.00
Transport | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Landscape with Canals

The second volume of L T C Rolt's autobiography
L T C Rolt
Allen Lane, London, 1977
£10.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Reports of the Late John Smeaton

Vol 2, civil engineering reports including London Bridge and the Dublin Grand Canal, with 23 plates
John Smeaton
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, London, 1812
£100.00
Science & Technology | Hard Cover | First Editions

Songs from Shakespeare

with decorations by Harold Jones
William Shakespeare, illustrated by Harold Jones
Faber & Faber, London, 1961
£20.00
William Shakespeare | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Rivers and Canals

Two volumes, 1896, 2nd edition. The design, management and construction of rivers and canals.
Leveson Francis Vernon-Harcourt
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1896
£120.00
Transport | Hard Cover

Thirty Years' Musical Recollections

1862. Two volumes complete, rebound in full leather by Potter & Son of York
Henry Fothergill Chorley
Hurst & Blackett, London, 1862
£100.00
Music | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Thief of Bagdad

Based on the Douglas Fairbanks film
Achmed Abdullah
Hutchinson, London, 1925
£15.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

Canoeing

Volume 16 in The Sportsman's Library (1936)
William G Luscombe
Philip Allan, London, 1936
£10.00
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | First Editions

Canoeing

William Bliss' classic about canoeing the inland waterways and rivers of England
William Bliss
Methuen, London, 1934
£22.00
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | First Editions

Maria Callas, The Lonely Myth (Signed copy)

Signed and dedicated by Carla Verga
Carla Verga
The Maria Callas International Club, Baarn, 2001
£20.00
Maria Callas | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Tina Modotti & Edward Weston, The Mexico Years

First edition hardback, with superb illustrations
Sarah M Lowe
Merrell, London, 2004
£35.00
Photography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Inland Waterways of England

Tom Rolt's history and workings of English canals
L T C Rolt
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1962
£10.00
Transport | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Churchill's Bodyguard (Signed copy)

Signed and dedicated by Edmund Murray, with typed letter concerning Maria Callas recordings
Edmund Murray
Star Books, London, 1988
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First thus

La Divina Callas, Vita e Arte

with a comprehensive list of Maria Callas' performances
Alberto Petrolli
Not stated, Trento, 1991
£10.00
Maria Callas | Soft Cover | First Editions

Callas Souvenir

Limited edition (491/500) with 45 photographs of Maria Callas
Alberto Petrolli
Not stated, Trento, 1987
£20.00
Maria Callas | Soft Cover | First Editions | Limited Editions

12 books from Paper + Ink

including Oscar Wilde, Herman Melville, D H Lawrence etc etc
Various, also including Mark Twain, Rudolfs Blaumanis, Pramoedya Ananta Toer, and Vazha-Pshavela
Paper + Ink, London, 2017
£20.00
Fiction | Soft Cover | First Editions

Among the Covent Garden Stars

Behind the scenes memoirs from the Royal Opera House
Josephine O'Donnell, foreword by Sir Thomas Beecham
Stanley Paul, London, 1936
£30.00
Music | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Oarsman's and Angler's Map of the River Thames

A long fold-out map from the Thames' source to London Bridge
Edward Stanford
Edward Stanford, London, 1927
£40.00
Maps | Hard Cover

Idle Women

A WW2 memoir of boatwomen on the Inland Waterways
Susan Woolfitt
Ernest Benn, London, 1947
£40.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Hunting Notes in Shropshire and Cheshire 1884–85

with a gift inscription to G Butler Lloyd, MP and sometime Mayor of Shrewsbury
Borderer, illustrated by H F Mytton
A H Baily, London, 1885
£40.00
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Sultanate of Oman 1939–1945

Britain's involvement in the Arab World in the Second World War
Raghid El-Solh
Ithaca Press, Reading, 2000
£50.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Royal Mail Stamps (with signed letter)

A survey of British stamp design, with letters from Stuart Rose and Peter Shrives
Stuart Rose
Phaidon, London, 1980
£20.00
Art | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Lengths and Levels to Bradshaw's Maps of the Canals

1832 & 1833, three booklets bound as one, with fold-out map
George Bradshaw
E Ruff, London, 1833
Sold
Maps | Hard Cover | First Editions

Observational Astronomy

A thorough introduction to observational astronomy
D Scott Birney. Guillermo Gonzalez and David Oesper
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2008
£30.00
Science & Technology | Hard Cover

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