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1 Fortune, Robert A Residence Among the Chinese; Inland, on the Coast, and at Sea. Being a narrative of Scenes and Adventure During a Third Visit to China, from 1853 to 1856
London John Murray 1857 First Edition Cloth Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Dark brown pebbled cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Fair to good, with light rubbing and shelfwear to covers. Binding sound apart from being cracked in a couple of places internally. Some pages unopened at top. Front pastedown has a bookplate bearing the name Balbirnie, with the motto "Virtus ad aethera tendit". Some light water damage to the inner edges of some of the text and plates. Light cockling to text throughout. 440pp. 22 b/w illustrations inc.frontispiece. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 315.00 GBP
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Alvaro Siza: Complete Works, Frampton, Kenneth
2 Frampton, Kenneth Alvaro Siza: Complete Works
London Phaidon Press 2000 0714840041 / 9780714840048 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
First published in Italian by Electa in 1999, this is the English edition. Black hardcover with title blindstamped on spine. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. The words "Phaidon Review Copy" are stamped in black at the top of the title page. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. 620pp. Many colour and b/w illustrations. This monograph is a comprehensive study of the work of the Portuguese architect Alvaro Siza (b.1933) and charts over 40 years of buildings and projects, represented by photographs, working drawings and many of Siza's sketches. A very heavy book, will require extra shipping if to be sent outside UK. 
Price: 175.00 GBP
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Wild Coffee and Tea Substitutes of Canada (Edible Wild Plants of Canada, No.2), Turner, Nancy J. and Szczawinski, Adam F.
3 Turner, Nancy J. and Szczawinski, Adam F. Wild Coffee and Tea Substitutes of Canada (Edible Wild Plants of Canada, No.2)
Ottawa, Canada National Museums of Canada 1978 0660000903 / 9780660000909 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
This is the English edition (text in English). Card covers with metal spiral binding.Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. 111pp. Several colour and b/w illustrations.This book describes twenty-five alternatives to regular tea and coffee, ranging from wild strawberries to sassafras, all safe to eat. The book includes a description and illustration of each plant, its location, information on its historical and medicinal uses, and easy recipes. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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