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Inventory No.29005 Author: Nadin, Jack
The Coal Mines of East-Lancashire: British Mining No. 58
Published 1997 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0901450480 Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £10
pp. 160. Illustrated. Nice clean copy.
Lancashire Coal Mining

Inventory No.30159 Author: Nagel, Patrick
Nagel: The Art of Patrick Nagel
Published 1987 Alfred Van Der Marck Editions (New York) Type:
Edition:First Paperback ISBN: 0912383364 Size:4to Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £16
Clean unmarked copy

Inventory No.28477 Author: Napoleon; De Chair, Somerset
Napoleon on Napoleon: An Autobiography of the Emperor
Published 1998 Brockhampton Press. (London) Type:
Edition:New Edition ISBN: 1860198767 Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Near Fine/Near Fine Price: £8
Lovely clean copy

Inventory No.28479 Author: Napoleon; Luvaas, Jay
Napoleon on the Art of War
Published 1999 Free Press (New York) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0684851857 Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Very Good Price: £15
D/w slightly rubbed else nice clean copy

Inventory No.29218 Author: Naylor, Peter
Ancient Wells and Springs of Derbyshire
Published 1983 Scarthin Books (Cromford) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0907758010 Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £8
pp. 80. Illustrated. A very nice clean copy.

Inventory No.30957 Author: Neal, Ernest; Illustrator: Michael Clark
The Natural History of Badgers
Published 1986 Croom Helm (London) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0 7099 1831 3 Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Very Good Price: £9
Croom Helm Mammal series. Foreword by Sir Richard Attenborough. Illustrated with drawings and photographs. Crease across bottom corner of back of d/w else nice clean copy
Mammals Badgers Natural History

Inventory No.30778 Author: Needham, Violet; Illustrator: Bruce, Joyce
Richard and the Golden Horseshoe
Published 1954 Collins (London.) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Very Good Price: £70
Corners slightly bumped, slight fading to top of spine, name on ffep. D/w has pink mark on back, some spotting on reverse but clean and bright. We have several titles by Violet Needham so please contact us if you are interested in more than one.

Inventory No.28049 Author: Needham, Violet; Illustrator: Bruce, Joyce
Pandora of Parrham Royal
Published 1951 Collins (London.) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Good+ Price: £60
Date (May 13th 1951) written on ffep but no name, boards very slightly faded round edges else nice clean copy, d/w chipped at top of spine, spotted on reverse. We have several titles by Violet Needham so please contact us if you are interested in more than one.

Inventory No.25809 Author: Needham, Violet; Illustrator: Bruce, Joyce
The Woods of Windri
Published 1958 Collins (London.) Type:
Edition:Seagull Library ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Very Good Price: £8
Prize label on ffep, d/w a little chipped, decent copy

Inventory No.25570 Author: Needham, Violet; Illustrator: Bruce, Joyce
The Horn of Merlyns
Published 1956 Collins (London.) Type:
Edition:New Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Very Good Price: £24
Name and address on fep, d/w very slightly chipped but nice and bright, very good clean copy else

Inventory No.24580 Author: Needham, Violet; Illustrator: Bullen, Anne
The Emerald Crown
Published 1970 Collins (London.) Type:
Edition:Reprint ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Very Good Price: £15
Evergreen Library edition. Clear film taped to d/w, name erased from ffep, very good clean copy of one of Violet Needham's best

Inventory No.24304 Author: Needham, Violet; Illustrator: Kennedy, Richard
The Red Rose of Ruvina
Published 1957 Collins (London.) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Good+ Price: £55
Bump at top of spine else book VG+, D/w has been repaired with white tape (obscuring lettering on spine)

Inventory No.24130 Author: Needham, Violet; Illustrator: Nickless, Will
Adventures at Hampton Court
Published 1954 Lutterworth Press. (London) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Poor Price: £45
Very good copy, no inscriptions. D/w torn and creased with some loss

Inventory No.24079 Author: Needham, Violet; Illustrator: Bruce, Joyce
The Great House of Estraville
Published 1955 Collins (London.) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Very Good But Price Clipped Price: £170
Top of spine faded, shading to endpapers, foxing to top edge and top of pages else nice clean, unmarked copy. Dustwrapper is slightly chipped and has cup mark on the back cover, 1" closed tear which has been repaired with tape on reverse. We have a number of titles by Violet Needham so please contact us if you are interested in more than one.

Inventory No.24078 Author: Needham, Violet; Illustrator: Bruce, Joyce
The Secret of the White Peacock
Published 1956 Collins (London.) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Good+ Price: £170
Spotting to edges but nice clean, unmarked copy. Dustwrapper is creased and chipped with slight loss and has two small closed tears on back cover. We have a number of titles by Violet Needham so please contact us if you are interested in more than one.

Inventory No.10360 Author: Needham, Violet; Illustrator: Bruce, Joyce
The Boy in Red
Published 1948 Collins (London.) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Original Yellow Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Very Good Price: £35
Nice clean book with no inscriptions. D/w chipped round edges with two small tears.This is the true first edition, priced at 8s6d.

Inventory No.27662 Author: Neill, Stephen
Paul To the Galatians
Published 1958 United Society for Christian Literature (London) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
Spine rubbed else very good clean copy

Inventory No.20362 Author: Nelson, G. A.
A Flora of Leeds and District
Published Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society (Leeds) Type:
Edition:Offprint ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
Repinted from Vol. IX, Part V, pp.113-170, 1963. Original card covers a little sunned. Inscribed and signed on endpaper. Addendum II (1965) and III (19720 stapled in at rear.
Leeds

Inventory No.29509 Author: Nelson, Michael
The Novels of J. B. Priestley, a Short Guide
Published 1999 Folio Publications (Leeds) Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £5
15 page booklet in very nice clean condition.

Inventory No.30434 Author: Neret, Gilles
Henri Matisse
Published 2002 Taschen Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 3822820636 Size:4to Binding:Laminated Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £10
Clean unmarked copy.
Art

Inventory No.31121 Author: Nesbit, E.; Illustrator: Moore, Inga
The Railway Children
Published 2003 Folio Society (London) Type:
Edition:Third Printing. ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Decorated Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Slipcase, Fair Price: £6
Boards slightly rubbed else nice clean copy in damaged slipcase

Inventory No.31315 Author: Nevinson, John L.
Catalogue of English Domestic Embroidery of the Sixteenth & Seventeenth Centuries. Victoria and Albert Museum
Published 1950 HMSO Type:
Edition:Reprint ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Good Price: £15
Card covers sunned and chipped. Spine chipped, with loss at bottom and sign of repair at top. Text and plates, all present, in very good condition.

Inventory No.29756 Author: Newman, James R.
The World of Mathematics Volumes One to Four
Published 1960 George Allen & Unwin (London) Type:4 Volumes
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/No Dust Wrappers Price: £30
Very good clean set. Very heavy so extra postage may be needed for orders outside UK

Inventory No.29729 Author: Newsome, Joan
A Companion to Wainwright's Pictorial Guides to the Lakeland Fells
Published 1992 Michael Joseph (London) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0718140605 Size:12mo Binding:Leatherette
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Very Good Price: £4.5
Corners bumped, d/w slightly rubbed else clean unmarked copy
Wainwright Lake District

Inventory No.29760 Author: Niliacus, Horapollo
The Hieroglyphics of Horapollo Translated By George Boas
Published 1993 Princeton University Press Type:
Edition:First Thus ISBN: 0691000921 Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £10
Excellent clean copy

Inventory No.29256 Author: Noakes, Vivien; Lear, Edward
Edward Lear, 1812-1888
Published 1986 Harry N Abrams (U.S.A.) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0810912627 Size:4to Binding:Hard Cover
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Good+ Price: £12.5
Light stain to top front edge and scuff mark to front edge of dustjacket fold, else very nice clean copy.
Art

Inventory No.31254 Author: Nobbs, Patrick
The Story of the British and Their Weather
Published 2015 Amberley (Stroud) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 9781445644523 Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Near Fine/Near Fine Price: £12
Excellent clean copy

Inventory No.31748 Author: Noble, Len; Hiscock, Gordon; Hiscock, Sidney; Finch, Gladys; Noble, Olive
Village Folk: The Hiscocks, a Ramsbury Family Experiments in Oral History as Told to Len Noble
Published 1990 Wiltshire Library & Museum Service (Trowbridge) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0860801934 Size:4to Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £10
Very nice clean copy

Inventory No.31096 Author: Nock, O. S.
The GWR Stars, Castles and Kings: Part I 1906-1930 and Part 2: 1930-1965
Published 1969 David & Charles (Newton Abbott) Type:2 Volumes
Edition:Second Impression ISBN: 0715347438 Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/V Else Vg Clean Copy , d/w Sli Price: £8

Inventory No.27498 Author: Norden, John; Ellis, Henry. Edited By
Speculi Britanniae Pars: An Historical and Chorographical Description of the County of Essex, By John Norden, 1594
Published 1968 AMS Press (London) Type:
Edition:Reprint ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good +/No Dust Wrapper Price: £8
pp. xliv, 42, (35, report and member listing) Includes fold-out map.
History

Inventory No.29049 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 2015. British Mining Volume 100
Published 2015 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £6
pp. 107. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29048 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 2014. British Mining Volume 98
Published 2014 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £6
pp. 93. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29047 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 2013. British Mining Volume 96
Published 2013 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £6
pp. 78. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29046 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 2012. British Mining Volume 93
Published 2012 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £6
pp. 112. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29042 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 2007. British Mining Volume 83
Published 2007 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £6
pp. 96. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29041 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 2006. British Mining Volume 80
Published 2006 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £6
pp. 136. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29040 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 2005. British Mining Volume 78
Published 2005 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £7
pp. 183. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29039 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 2004. British Mining Volume 75
Published 2004 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £7
pp. 127. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29038 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 2003. British Mining Volume 73
Published 2003 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £7
pp. 155. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29037 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 2002. British Mining Volume 71
Published 2002 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £7
pp. 99. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29036 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 2001. British Mining Volume 69
Published 2001 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £7
Slightly faded to spine. pp. 116. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29035 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 2000. British Mining Volume 67
Published 2000 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
Slightly faded to spine. pp. 119. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29032 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 1997. British Mining Volume 59
Published 1997 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £9
Slightly faded to spine. pp. 161. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29031 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 1996. British Mining Volume 57
Published 1996 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
pp. 170. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29030 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 1995. British Mining Volume 55
Published 1995 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
pp. 160. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29029 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 1994. British Mining Volume 50
Published 1994 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £5
pp. 168. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.29028 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 1993. Georgius Agricola Cinquecentenary Edition 1494-1994. British Mining Volume 48
Published 1993 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
Covers lightly rubbed on spine. pp. 158. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.28753 Author: Northern Mine Research Society
Memoirs 1991. British Mining Volume 43
Published 1991 Northern Mine Research Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £9
pp 148. Illustrated with photographs, sketches and maps. Annual volume containing short articles on British Mining history. Nice clean copy.

Inventory No.27484 Author: Norwich, John Julius.
Kingdom in the Sun, 1130-94
Published 1976 Faber & Faber (London) Type:
Edition:First Thus ISBN: 0571109039 Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £10
Reading crease to spine, which is slightly faded else very good clean copy

Inventory No.31240 Author: Notestein, Wallace
English Folk: a Book of Characters
Published 1938 Jonathan Cape (London) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Good+ Price: £8
Lacks ffep else clean bright copy in rather ragged d/w

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