Category Archives: Books

Love on the supertax

Publisher’s original card covers, black lettering to spine and upper panel. Internally beautifully clean and bright. Monochrome illustrations. Tanning to top of back cover, does not detract from the beauty of this volume » Check Price Now!

Corrigan and the Black Riders

Jacket in good condition except for a few small nicks and creases along the edges and very small piece missing from top of spine. Price corner is intact. The book has blue cloth covered boards with the details on the spine and front in darker blue print. No significant wear or damage. The hinges and

A Voyage to St Kilda

Being a diary account of a voyage from Glasgow to St Kilda aboard the S S Hebrides during the summer of 1913. » Check Price Now!

The essential African cookbook

With dishes for every occasion, this practical cookbook covers recipes from all over the African continent. No other cuisine can boast such a variety of cooking styles as Africa, and this guide covers all the traditional specialities. » Check Price Now!

William Morris Tiles: The Tile Designs of Morris and his Fellow-Workers – Richard and Hilary Myers

This is the first comprehensive survey of the colourful ceramic tiles produced by Morris & Co. From the earliest examples made for Red House to the tiles produced in the 20th century, all the designs are illustrated and discussed in detail. » Check Price Now!

Beatrix Potter : Peter Rabbit (Book and Toy set)

BEATRIX POTTER : PETER RABBIT BOOK AND TOY SET Snuggle up with your very own super-soft Peter Rabbit toy and read Beatrix Potter’s world famous tale of the naughtiest rabbit you will ever meet! » Check Price Now!

Reports on the manuscripts of the Earl of Eglinton, Sir J S Maxwell, C S H Drummond Moray, C F Weston & G Wingfield Digby

This 1885 publication printed by Eyre & Spottiswood covers the reports of the 5 persons as they were presented to both Houses of Parliament by command of Her Majesty. It is in a brown hard cover with blue bands by the spine and across the corners. The spine is heavily marked but is in tact

Warhammer: High elves

Warhammer: High elves. Softback book. Book in general good condition except page binding broken on pages 91 to 102. No internal page markings. » Check Price Now!

Korean literature

For the last several decades, many types of important discoveries, innovations, and debates in the field of Korean literature have appeared in our pages, along with the writings of representative literary critics and scholars, both in Korea and abroad. This volume, Korean Literature: Its Classical Heritage and Modern Breakthroughs, consists of 24 contributions that are

Daily Mirror Refelctions 100 Cartoons Vol XXVI 1933

This softcover book published in 1933 is in poor condition overall. The cover of the book has noticeable wear throughout, it is overall discoloured, there is some fraying to the edges and corners, and the has been hole-punched through entirely along the binding. There is also a pencil inscription on the back cover. The edges

The Love Adventures of Al-Mansur

Translated from the original Persian by Omar-el-Aziz and edited by Archibald Clavering Gunter. White pictorial boards now showing some wear and many dark marks, corners and edges are worn. The front board and ffe are loose from the binding but still attached by the mull. The rear board is loose but still attached. Although there

A Poet’s Pilgrimage

The book is a hardback in blue with the title and author on the spine in gold print. The book is also covered by a yellow dust cover. The hardback itself is in good condition there is a minor bit of bumping to the corners and spine and a little foxing on a few on

The Mezzo cookbook with John Torode

Chef John Torode oversees 100 chefs serving as many as 2000 people a day in the “Mezzo” restaurant in London’s Soho. The freestyle approach to the global kitchen sees the combination of ingredients, flavours and cooking styles from Asia and Europe. With particular emphasis on modern trends in cooking, this book includes over 100 recipes

Carver’s Warehouse

Phorographs of the renovation of Carver’s warehouse at end of the Rochdale Canal. In excellent condition. » Check Price Now!

Jean Santeuil

Found as the main body of an unknown novel in Proust’s papers after his death, Jean Santeuil explores some of the themes more fully developed in his more famous and later work, A la Recherce du Temps Perdu. It contains his most complete analysis of “affective memory” and the role of the imagination, and much

MALICIOUS FORTUNE

The “DAILY MAIL” six-penny novels series, No. 108 » Check Price Now!

A cook’s dictionary

The Dictionary of Food is the indispensable companion for everyone who loves reading about food, or cooking it. We live in a globalised world, and our tastes in food have widened dramatically in recent years. The Dictionary of Food reflects this huge cultural shift. With concise descriptions of dishes, ingredients, equipment, and techniques, it brings

Dungeons & Dungeons : Arms and Equipment Guide

Dungeons & dragons (d20) Arms and Equipment Guide. Hardback book in as new condition. No page markings. Slight markings to cover. Cover edges very good. » Check Price Now!

Eating for England

Written in a style similar to that of Nigel Slater’s multi-award-winning food memoir Toast’, this is a celebration of the glory, humour, eccentricities and embarrassments that are the British at Table.The British have a relationship with their food that is unlike that of any other country. Once something that was never discussed in polite company,

Sprague’s, Chris, Newcastle Inn Cookbook

If there is one secret that all great chefs share, it is this: Good food is as enjoyable to share as it is to eat. Chris Sprague shares this secret and many more in Chris Sprague’s Newcastle Inn Cookbook. At their inn on the coast of Maine, Chris and her husband Ted offer cosy, romantic