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Rayner Unwin: The making of The lord of the Rings.
New edition 2018
8 pages in stapled wrappers. 100 numbered copies
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Books on the Ancient Near East - A scholar’s library
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NASENPLASTIK UND SONSTIGE GESICHTSPLASTIK,NEBST EINEN ANHANG UEBER MAMMAPLASTIK und einige weitere Operationen aus dem Gebiete der aeusseren Koerperplastik:
EIN ATLAS UND LEHRBUCH, mit 1718 zum Teil farbigen Abbildungen im Text.Leipzig, Kabitzsch,1931.
Reprint Oxford, Willem A Meeuws, 1975. xxxi,842pp, korrigenda leaf, Hardback
***The author's major work on plastic surgery of the nose, his 1st. efforts were in 1911(in HANDBUCH der SPECIELLEN CHIRURGIE., edited by KATZ,PREYSING,und BLUMEN FELD) , and another in 1916 (DIE KRIEGSVERLETZUNGEN der KIEFER und ANGRENZDEN TEILE),& another in 1927. See: . GM 5763.
first authorized reprint £ 65.00 post free (nearly out of print )
one copy left of the half leather edition £ 145.00
When We Were Very Young; Winnie-the-Pooh; Now We Are Six; The House at Pooh Corner
London, Methuen & Co.,, 1924-1928. 4 volumes, sm-octavo. Bound in recent full morocco, in their respective original published colours, with gilt titles, the original Sheppard illustrations on the front boards embossed in gilt, gilt decoration and raised bands on spines, gilt rules to fronts and insides of the boards, 2 of the volumes have the original endpapers, top edges gilt. Housed in a blue cloth covered protective slipcase. Illustrated by E. H. Shepard First Impressions, with the exception, as so often, of When We Were Very Young which is the 2nd editon December 1924 Ask for a more detailed description of this beautiful set.. £ 975.00
Sitzungsberichte der preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften - Physikalisch-mathematische Klasse for the years 1922 – 1938( Proceedings of the Prussian Academy of sciences – physics and mathematics section ) The set contains 26 Einstein first editions alone
Unique collection of theses dating from the 16th to the 20th century. So far 376 titles have been described here, approximately 150 more are still to be listed. Subjects: Classical antiquity, theology, history, zoology, botany, physics, chemistry. The majority are in the medical field.
Fritz Lometsch, 4 titles from the library of a Hamburg publisher
Alt-China. Acht Originalschnitte ----- Wanderbuch meines Lebens. Ein Rückblick.
Farbiger Abglanz. Ein Skizzenbuch. ----- Häuser und Jahrhunderte Historische Bauten der Stadt Kassel
The Tale of Igor's Campaign and Palekh miniature Edition de Luxe
of the medieval epic of the Kievan Rus'.
about h 43.2 cm x w 29.8 cm x d 2.0 cm. Moscow, Academia, 1934
Clocks: Their Origin and Development 1320-1880. 2 Volumes.
The Oxford Bestiarium [bestiary ]
Oxford, Bodleian Library, Ms. Ashmole 1511, Southern England, 12th Century
Rayner Unwin: the making of the Lord of the rings. new edition 2018
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Dekesel, Christian E. & Yvette M.M.
A bibliography of 18th Century numismatic
books. 5 volumes
1 - 4 published so far The Poetry corner Scharlie Meeuws' books on Blurb
History of 11-12 Broad street
Thornton's in Wikipedia
Filming of Inspector Morse
Russian view of Morse
Siborne, Captain W.,
History of the War in France and Belgium, in 1815. Containing
Minute Details of the Battles of Quatre-Bras, Ligny, Wavre,
and Waterloo. By Captain W. Silborne. 2 Volumes + Folder
with all the Battle Maps. London. T and W Boone. 1844,
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A Frans Masereel
The last Costume ball in the Winter Palace .(1903)
2 volumes. (Kostiumirovannyi bal v Zimnem dvortse ) Bi-lingual English-Russian edition. £ 395.00
NOW OUT OF PRINT
2003. Edition of 4000 copies One hundred years ago the office in charge of editing the State papers started work on the creation of a unique album : that of photogravures and photographs of the guests at the costume ball that took place in the winter Palace on 11 and 13 February 1903. The participants all wore 17th century clothing. In the end it was the Empress Alexandra Feodorovna herself who became the editor-in-chief of this album. Only a few copies of the original album survive in libraries and private collections. This edition is not a reprint of that rare 1904 volume, but it is an attempt by the publishers to show the guests of the ball as we see them today, one hundred years later.
DEMIDOFF, Anatole de, Prince of San Donato.
Voyage dans la Russie méridionale & la Crimée par la Hongrie, la Valachie & la Moldavie exécuté en 1837...par MM. de Sainson, Le Play, Hout, Léveillé, de Nordmann, Rousseau et du Ponceau...Gihaut Frères, [1838-1848 ] Atlas
+ text volume , 7+621+(3) pp.. Illustrated with 64 plates by Raffet. , 1840.
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Ackermann's A history of the university of Oxford etc..