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Army Manual of Hygiene and Sanitation, 1934, Together with Regulations for the Medical services of the Army, 1938

By: HMSO

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, HMSO, 1942


Two paperbacks contained within private binding. The paperbacks are completely intact, i.e. covers, spine etc., encased within a red cloth hard cover with title in gilt on spine. The hardcover is in good condition, with some slight sunning to spine, and light bumping to top of spine. Previous owners bookplate on reverse of front cover. Light foxing to endpapers. The first paperback (Army Manual of Hygiene and Sanitation is a 1942 reprint of the 1934 first edition. It has... View more info

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Brecht on Theatre: The development of an Aesthetic

By: Willett, John (translator)

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Methuen, 1964


English translation first published 1964. Blue cloth with title in silver on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, previous owners bookplate on front pastedown, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally shelfworn with a watermark to the inside of the front cover of the jacket (not affecting book in any way). Not price-clipped. 294pp. 32 b/w illustrations. This book presents a selection of Brechts theories on the theatre, in c... View more info

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Esaias Tegner's Frithiof's Saga

By: Hamel, Leopold

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Trubner & Co., 1874


Green cloth with gilt ruling and harp motif in gilt to front cover, title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound. Previous owners name and the date 1877 on front pastedown. Light browning to endpapers. 279pp. Translated from the Swedish, with notes, index and a short precis of the northern mythology to the rear. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Gai Iuli Caesaris Commentarii Rerum in Gallia Gestarum VII Accedit Auli Hirti Commentarius

By: Rice Holmes, T. (ed.)

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Medici Society, 1914


NB: Text in Latin throughout. Vellum covered card with olive green ribbon ties and titles in gilt on spine and front cover with a gilt coat of arms to centre and the motto Clarior ex Obscuro. Top edge gilt. Condition: Good, with school prize label (Elstree School) to front pastedown, dated 1939. Light cockling to vellum covers. Nine pages towards the centre of the book have some neat ink and pencil notes and occasional underlining. Remainder of the text clean. 249pp. App... View more info

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Le Mur

By: Sartre, Jean-Paul

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Paris, Gallimard, 1939


NB: Text is in French throughout. Paperback contained within private binding. The paperback is completely intact, i.e. covers, spine etc., encased within a mustard yellow hard cover with title in gilt on spine. The hardcover is in very good condition, with some slight sunning to spine. The paperback has light foxing to endpapers and very light browning to text throughout. The initials A A are written neatly on the reverse of the front cover of the paperback. No other ins... View more info

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Objet - Beckett

By: Leger, Nathalie

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Paris, Centre Pompidou, 2007


NB: Text is in French throughout. Navy colour hardcover with title in gilt on front cover and spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers and thin vertical linear mark on first page (caused during printing?). 127pp. Many b/w illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition about the work of Samuel Beckett (1906-1989) held at Centre Pompidou, Paris from March 14 to June 25, 2007. By bringing together rare documents, such as manus... View more info