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1 A Conan Doyle Rodney Stone
London Smith Elder & Co 1896 First Edition Cloth Poor No Jacket 8vo Ills 
Boards are worn & becoming unhinged, spine is very tatty as are the endpapers, internaly a little loose but clean. 366 pp. with adverts at the back, gilt title on spine & boards with anchor on front board. 
Price: 18.00 EUR
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2 A. R. B. Haldane The Path By the Water
London Thomas Nelson 1944 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good in Protector 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Wood Engravings By Helen Monro 
A lovely book of early fishing as a boy and wonderful woodcuts by Hellen Monro. Bookplate of Commander Charles Skrine brother of Molly Keane the author, Bookplate was designed by Maine Jellet the Irish artist, gift inscription to Charles from Theo his first wife dated 1945.. Dj is a little soiled and darkened never the less a lovely evocative book of day`s gone by. 
Price: 34.20 EUR
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3 Allen w Seaby British Ponies Wild and Ridden
London A & C Black 1936 First Edition Hard Back Hessian Very Good No Dj 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Profusely Illustrated By the Author 
A very lovely book full of wonderfull sketches of ponies and children. 144pp. gift inscription on a book plate. 
Price: 52.20 EUR
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4 Audubon John James The Birds of America, Prints Removed from a copy with a few already removed
New York The MacMillan Company 1940 Fifth Edition Hard Back Good Folio / 30 x 22cm Illustrated By the Author 
Over 400 prints at the moment of almost every native bird of America & Canada are available for only 12 euro each unmounted post free world wide. Prints were removed from the 1940 edition with some prints already gone! 
Price: 10.80 EUR
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5 Bartlett W H Walks About the City and Environs of Jeruselem
London Virtue Bros . Second Edition Buckram Very Good 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Illustrated By the Author 
A nice binding but spine coming loose & worrn & snagged at the bottom, starting to split in the gutters end papers removed some small damp staining to the first few pages, not detrimental, with two fold out maps and many illustrationsgilt titles & date tree to front board. 
Price: 67.50 EUR
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6 Ben Shahn The Alphabet of Creation
New York Schocken Books 1982 First Thus Cloth Fine Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall Slim Ills By the Author 

Price: 36.00 EUR
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7 Benedict Kelly Nothing Happens in Carmin Cross
London Victor Gollancz Ltd 1985 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine 8vo Signed by Author

Price: 31.50 EUR
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8 Brian Inglis Trance, a Natural History of Altered States of Mind
Lon Grafton Books 1989 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" Tall Heavy. 

Price: 23.40 EUR
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9 Brian Keenan An Evil Cradeling
London Ted Smart 1993 Reprint Cloth As New As New in Protector 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 

Price: 9.00 EUR
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10 C b Poultney Roddie and Pat.
London Methuen & Co 1937 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good in Protector 8V0 Illustrated By the Author 
A very ammusing book mainly about a small black terrier who gets in all sorts of scrapes! Dj is a little edge worn & stained, previous owners name and address on fep 123pp. A book for all ages. 
Price: 40.50 EUR
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11 Calvin Trillin Travels with Alice
New York Ticknor & Fields 1989 0-89919-910-0 / 9780899199108 First American Edition Hard Back As New As New 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 

Price: 10.80 EUR
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12 Charles Smith The Antient and Preent State of the County of Kerry.
Dublin Printed for the Author & Sold By Messers Ewing , Faulkner, Wilson & Exshaw 1756 First Edition Quarter Leather Black Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Illustrated with Fold Out Drawings , Plans and Maps. 
A rare book on Kerry bound in leather red lable gilt titles marbled boards & end papers 5 folding plates lacks map of Kerry, Very scarce and deirable book on kerry.419pp. 
Price: 625.50 EUR
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13 Cleveland Amory The Cat and the Curmudgeon
Boston Little brown&co 1990 0-316-03739-7 / 9780316037396 First American Edition Hard Back As New As New 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Anther amusing story from the author of the cat who came for christmas. See more cat books on our websitevanessaparkerrarebooks.com 
Price: 16.20 EUR
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14 Colvin Sidney The Letters o Robert Louis Stevenson, to His Amily & Freinds
London Methuen & Co 1900 Second Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Frontice Plate of the Author 
Bound in original red cloth with paper labels, rough cut edges,nice book plate in each vol. 
Price: 18.00 EUR
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15 Coulson Kernahan The Child, the Wise Man & the Devil
London & Dublin James Bowden 1896 First Limited Edition. . Cream Buckrum Hard Back Very Good No Jacket as called for Small 8vo Inscribed By the Author
A very scarce book limited to 500 this is no 240 signed and dedicated from the author , frontis by Bertha Newcombe title page by W Erichson. boards are stained, internaly very clean and bright some small amount of foxing 70pp. 
Price: 49.50 EUR
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16 Cunliffe Owen The Martydom of an Empress
New York Harper Brothers 1906 First Edition Hard Back Yellow Cloth Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Illustrated with 16 Plates 
A scarce book about Elizabeth of Bavaria ( Sisi) Empress to Austria Queen of Hungary, Croatia and Bohemia no author stated but by Cunliffe Owen - Margarite (De Godart) she was a twenth century Icon and was played in films as Sisi by Ava Gardner & Romy Schneider, The Empress was assacinated by an anarchist who wanted to kill a Royal on the 10th Sept 1898 ,. She was influential in Hungarian politics, keen on dieting and an expert horsewoman & poet & great traveler. Book has pencil signature of a former owner on fep 286pp. 
Price: 40.50 EUR
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17 Daniel De Foe The Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe
London Scott Webster & Geary 1838 Half Calf Very Good 12 Mo Its Heavy So a Bit More Post 22 Plates 
Includes a life of the author by Rev H Stebbing.502 pps 
Price: 53.10 EUR
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18 Daphne du Maurier The Apple Tree.
London Victor Gollancz Ltd 1952 First Edition Very Good Dj Edge Toned in Protector 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A Scarce first edition, dj has a closed tear on the front cover and has small pieces missing on the spine & rear, more photos on request, 
Price: 112.50 EUR
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19 Davenport w Bromley SPORT
London Chapman & Hall 1888 First Edition Hard Back Decorated Boards Very Good No Dj Lt. Gen. h Hope Crealocke, CB. C.M.G. 
This is a fairly scarce book on the subject in very nice condition just a couple of small yellow paint splashes on the front board,bound in a greeny blue cloth with gilt title to spine and a stag on the front board in sepia brown & black title very good sketches inside. Very nice celtic motif & tree book plate on fpd of the irish author Nesta Higginson who became Nesta Skrine using the pseudonym Maura O`neil 
Price: 126.00 EUR
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20 Dermot Bolger Night Shift
Dingle Brandon 1985 First Edition Paper Back Very Good Signed by Author

Price: 25.20 EUR
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