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Image for European Leather Guide 1977/8: International Directory of the Industry

European Leather Guide 1977/8: International Directory of the Industry

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Kent, Benn Publications Limited: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017365


264pp, index, 5 language glossary, adverts and directory, leather page marker. Large softback, slight fading to spine edge, light ageing to contents, overall a VG copy. View more info

Image for A Record of Two Centuries: Being a Short History of the House of Merryweather & Sons, of Long Acre & Greenwich, 1690 - 1901

A Record of Two Centuries: Being a Short History of the House of Merryweather & Sons, of Long Acre & Greenwich, 1690 - 1901

By: Anon

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Merritt & Hatcher Ltd: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021167


85pp, frontispiece photograph. Red cloth boards, blind-stamped decoration, gilt titling to front and spine, mottling/fading to boards, general light ageing, a few marks, overall a Good copy of a scarce title. Merryweather were manufacturers of fire engines and related equipment. View more info

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Romance of Great Businesses

By: Beable, William Henry (Foreword By The Right Hon Lord Riddell)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Heath Cranton Ltd: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020201


320pp, illustrated. Blue cloth boards, light wear only, clean and bright, some foxing to contents, mainly to page edges, overall a VG copy without dustwrapper. History of 32 British businesses, from WH Smith to Glaxo, BP to Odhams. View more info

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Economics for Helen

By: Belloc, Hilaire

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, JW Arrowsmith Ltd: 1924

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 021871


246pp, index, dfiagrams. Black cloth boards with red lining and titling, light ageing to contents, a VG copy in a Good (spine and edges browned, chipping with small losses mainly to spine head and corners) dustwrapper. Second edition, published in the same month (March) as the first edition. View more info

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HP Bulmer Centenary 1887 - 1987

By: Bulmer, Esmond

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Hereford, HP Bulmer Holdings PLC: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017847


24pp commemorative brochure, fully illustrated in colour. Large format softback, light wear only, small label glue mark to front, overall a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for The Making of the English Middle Class: Business, Society and Family Life in London, 1660 - 1730

The Making of the English Middle Class: Business, Society and Family Life in London, 1660 - 1730

By: Earle, Peter

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Methuen Publishing Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017663


xiii + 446pp, index, bibliography, 3 appendices, 17 illustrations. Green boards, slight bumping to corners, general ageing to contents, overall a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Contents in 3 parts:- I Metropolitan Economy and Society; II Business Life; III Family and Social Life. View more info

Image for International Dictionary of the Leather and Allied Trades: German; English; French; Spanish; Italian

International Dictionary of the Leather and Allied Trades: German; English; French; Spanish; Italian

By: Edited By Walter Freudenberg, on Behalf of the International Council of Tanners, London

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Wien, Verlag Von Julius Springer: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017330


x + 170pp + 40pp adverts at rear. Cloth boards, light browning to edges, general light foxing to contents, previously in a bookcase in a company boardroom, so book has a slight industrial aroma, overall a VG copy in a Good+ (edge chipped with small edge loss, general browning, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. View more info

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Saving Jaguar (Signed Copy)

By: Egan, John

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Tenbury Wells, Porter Press International: 2015

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021884


224pp, index, photographs, many in colour. Black boards, very slight bumping to lower front corners, corner creases to 2 pages, otherwise a VG copy in (small rub/loss to lower front corner) dustwrapper. Personalised gift dedication from the author to title page. View more info

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Work in Progress

By: Eisner, Michael / with Tony Schwartz

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020515


xiii + 450pp, index, not illustrated. Quarter-bound in black cloth over black boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Autobiography of the CEO of The Walt Disney Company. View more info

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Royal Goldsmiths: The Garrard Heritage

By: Garrard & Co / Weston, Anne / Clifford, Dr Helen

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Garrard & Co.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020406


96pp, 50 pieces featured, each with caption and most with colour photograph. Large format softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

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Blueprints for Bankruptcy

By: Gibbins, E.A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stoke-on-Trent, Leisure Products: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020662


ii + 166pp. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. The 'inside' story of British Railways by the author who worked for the LMSR and BR for 40 years. View more info

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Billboard Art

By: Henderson, Sally / Landau, Robert (Introduction By David Hockney)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Angus and Robertson: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017762


112pp, bibliography, fully illustrated, many in colour. Landscape format softback, light edge rubbing, a VG clean tight copy. This book traces the history of billboard art, with 250 examples from around the world. View more info

Image for History of Mining Engineering Company Limited (Meco) 1909 - 1959

History of Mining Engineering Company Limited (Meco) 1909 - 1959

By: Howse, RM / Harley, FH

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Worcester, The Mining Engineering Company Limited: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020711


128pp, black and white photographs plus a colour frontispiece, endpaper map. Gilt on blue boards, slightly sprung, light foxing mainly to endpapers. Overall a Good+ copy without dustwrapper. History of Meco on Bromyard Road in Worcester. View more info

Image for The Post Office Green Papers Number 22A: Postal Circulation

The Post Office Green Papers Number 22A: Postal Circulation

By: Jenkins, HA

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, General Post Office: 1935

Seller ID: 015489


24pp + 8pp photographs. Undated, no edition stated, but code at rear indicates that this was probably published in October 1935. Buff/green card covers, excellent clean tight copy with light wear only. Fascinating period booklet. Scarce. View more info

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Introduction to Stochastic Control

By: Kushner, Harold

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015587


xvii + 390pp, index, bibliography. Illustrated boards, a VG clean tight copy in (spine faded) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Worshipful Company of Glovers of London. 350th Anniversary. Guildhall Tuesday 10th October 1989

The Worshipful Company of Glovers of London. 350th Anniversary. Guildhall Tuesday 10th October 1989

By: Lidstone, Clive, et al

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, The Worshipful Company of Glovers of London: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017376


56pp. Commemorative brochure. Large softback, previously in a bookcase in a company boardroom, so book has a slight industrial aroma, otherwise a VG tight copy View more info

Image for Plumbing and Gasfitting: A Complete Work By Practical Specialists Describing Modern Practice in the Work of the Plumber and Gasfitter. 7 (VII, Seven) Volume Complete Set

Plumbing and Gasfitting: A Complete Work By Practical Specialists Describing Modern Practice in the Work of the Plumber and Gasfitter. 7 (VII, Seven) Volume Complete Set

By: Manser, Percy (Editor)

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, The New Era Publishing Co Ltd: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017531


7 volume set. Gilt on green boards, dulling to spine, occasional marks to contents, overall a lovely set. All volumes:- decorative endpapers, top edges green, extensively illustrated including some fold-out plans etc, technical detail. Main sections cover:- materials; industrial uses of gases; physics; gas distribution; chemistry; gas meters; gas lighting; domestic hot water supply; pipes and pipe bending; heating and cooking; drainage and drainage fittings; workshop ari... View more info

Image for Tables of Interest at 3, 4, 4 1/2, and 5 Per Cent. From L. 1 to L. 10,000, in a Regular Succession of Days, from 1 to 365, and from L. 1, By Single Pounds, to L. 100, an Advantage Not to be Found in Any Other Interest Tables.

Tables of Interest at 3, 4, 4 1/2, and 5 Per Cent. From L. 1 to L. 10,000, in a Regular Succession of Days, from 1 to 365, and from L. 1, By Single Pounds, to L. 100, an Advantage Not to be Found in Any Other Interest Tables.

By: Morison, John

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Printed for William Creech: 1790

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017331


'Tables of Interest at 3, 4, 4 1/2, and 5 Per Cent. From L. 1 to L. 10,000, in a Regular Succession of Days, from 1 to 365, and from L. 1, By Single Pounds, to L. 100, an Advantage Not to be Found in Any Other Interest Tables. Also, Tables of Exchange or Commission, From 1/8 to 3 per cent, in the Same Succession'. Printed for William Creech: And Sold in London by J Murray, and T Kay, No 332. Strand. 610pp. Preface. Half bound in modern maroon leather over black boards, a... View more info

Image for Making Technology Masculine: Men, Women, and Modern Machines in America, 1870-1945

Making Technology Masculine: Men, Women, and Modern Machines in America, 1870-1945

By: Oldenziel, Ruth

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Amsterdam University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017429


271pp, index, bibliography, notes, 42 figures. Large softback, a VG clean tight copy, probably unread. View more info

Image for Cadburys of Bournville: The Building of a Modern Business

Cadburys of Bournville: The Building of a Modern Business

By: Publication Department

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Cadburys of Bournville:

Seller ID: 021876


32pp, illustrated. Card covers, colour fading to edges of front cover, minor marks, light wear to contents, a Good+ copy. Undated but circa 1960. View more info

Image for A Century of Progress 1831 - 1931: Cadbury Bournville

A Century of Progress 1831 - 1931: Cadbury Bournville

By: Rogers, TB

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Birmingham, Cadbury Brothers Limited: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021160


90pp, black and white photographs, illustrations, some in colour. Card covers, split to spine head along fore-edge (15mm), rubs to some corners, general ageing, overall a Good tight copy of this commemorative publication. View more info

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Ford at War

By: Saunders, Hilary St George

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Ford Motor Company Ltd: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017246


Undated, presumed 1946 1st edn. 95pp, photographs, paintings by Helen McKie. Softback, colour artwork to front cover, some paper loss to spine, splits at spine to front and rear but both still well attached. General browning to contents, unsurprising given paper quality of this post-war publication. Scarce. View more info

Image for Soros on Soros: Staying Ahead of the Curve

Soros on Soros: Staying Ahead of the Curve

By: Soros, George

Price: £10.00

Publisher: USA, John Wiley & Sons: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021769


x + 326pp, index. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Gas Light and Coke Company 1812 - 1912: An Account of the Progress of the Company from Its Incorporation By Royal Charter in the Year 1812 to the Present Time

The Gas Light and Coke Company 1812 - 1912: An Account of the Progress of the Company from Its Incorporation By Royal Charter in the Year 1812 to the Present Time

By: The Gas Light and Coke Company

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Gas Light and Coke Company: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021470


92pp, 7 illustrations in engineering appendix, 37 other mainly sepia toned illustrations plus 1 colour plate. Oversized card covers, some edge creases/tears, a Good tight copy of a very scarce period publication. View more info

Image for Small Worlds: The Dynamics of Networks between Order and Randomness (Princeton Studies in Complexities)

Small Worlds: The Dynamics of Networks between Order and Randomness (Princeton Studies in Complexities)

By: Watts, Duncan J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: USA, Princeton University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020950


xv + 262pp, index, bibliography, notes, charts, data tables, graphs. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The First Hundred Years: A Centennial History of King & Spalding

The First Hundred Years: A Centennial History of King & Spalding

By: Wells, Della Wager

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Atlanta, King & Spalding: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016578


x + 334pp, index, illustrations, appendices, pictorial endpapers. Green boards, a Fine copy in VG (slight fading to spine) dustwrapper. A company history of the firm of lawyers. Heavy book, extra shipping required to non-UK address. View more info

Image for A Century of Service: An Illustrated History of Eddison Plant Limited

A Century of Service: An Illustrated History of Eddison Plant Limited

By: Whitehead, RA

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Dorset, Eddison Plant Limited: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021391


40pp + numerous illustrations. Green boards, landscape format hardback, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Company history covering traction engines, steam rollers and related equipment. View more info

Image for Tropical Agriculture Series: Cocoa: Third Edition

Tropical Agriculture Series: Cocoa: Third Edition

By: Wood, GAR (Previous Editions By DH Urquhart)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Longman Group Ltd: 1975

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: R24631


292pp, index, 3 appendices, 6 colour plates, 80b+w plates. 4 essays by contributing authors, the other 12 chapters by the author, dealing with the growing and marketing of this crop. Inscription to front endpaper reads:- 'With thanks for your support and encouragement, Ross Wood'. Probably from the author. Black boards, VG clean tight copy in (slight spine fading, protected) dustwrapper. View more info