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A Sussex-based company with over 45 years collective experience of the book trade, World of Rare Books specialise in rare, antiquarian and vintage books, including 1st editions of all genres.
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The trumpet is mine by Cecil Lewis
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1938. First Edition. 279 pages. Pictorial dust-jacket over grey boards. Name to the free endpaper. Good bright pages. Minor edge wear with corner bumping and scuffing. Good boards with minimal wear. Unclipped dust-jacket. Small chips missing from edges and corners. Rubbing to the jacket.  read more
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Ocean in a teacup: The story of Sree Sree Thakur Anukul Chandra by Ray A Hauserman
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1962. 242 pages. Pictorial dust-jacket over cream and brown boards. Small sticker to the free endpaper. Inscription to the free endpaper. Good bright pages. Rough cut pages. Foxing to the endpapers. Mild edge wear with corner bumping and scuffing. Good boards with minimal wear. Unclipped dust-jacket. Small tears to the edges and corners. Spine sunned. Rubbing to the jacket.  read more
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Leather Armchairs by Charles Graves
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1963. First Edition. 194 pages. Pictorial dj over red cloth hardback with gilt lettering. Pages are mildly tanned and foxed but ultimately remains clear throughout. Illustrated. Minor shelf wear to the spine and boards. Gilt remains bright. Minor tears to dj. Some losses. Mild use marking present. Clipped.  read more
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A Step-Ladder to Painting by Jan Gordon
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1946. 238 pages. Yellow dust jacket with black lettering over red cloth.Mild brown staining to pages on occasion. Mild foxing and tanning to endpapers and page edges.Mild wear to spine, board edges and corners. Moderate soiling to boards.Dust jacket corners cut but not price clipped.Mild wear to edges and corners. Moderate soiling to DJ.  read more
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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
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1956. Reprint. 172 pages. Grey illustrated dust jacket with black lettering over blue cloth. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes. Colour frontispiece with B&W illustrations throughout. Clean pages. Noticeable foxing and tanning to endpapers and page edges. Some internal hinge cracks. Mild wear to spine, board edges and corners. Visible sunning to spine. Unclipped dust jacket. Moderate wear, tear and chipping (approx. 2cm) to edges and corners. Distinct foxing and tanning to spine and edges. Noticeable staining and soiling to DJ.  read more
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Leather Armchairs by Charles Graves
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1963. First Edition. 194 pages. Large pictorial jacket over red boards. The Chivas Regal Book of London Clubs. Good copy with firm binding and clean pages throughout. Insert to front endpaper with rust marks. Coloured frontispiece. Mild tanning and foxing to endpapers and page edges. Well bound in neat cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Minor rub marking to boards with bumps to corners.. Clipped jacket, has light rub marking and edge wear.  read more
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The Hellraisers by Jim Fagan, Jim Oram
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1967. 130 pages. Red pictorial paperback. Pages are mildly tanned, with some damp staining. Includes pictorial plates. Minor edge wear and use marking to card covers. Mildly tanned. Some minor creases. Binding remains firm.  read more
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White Wings to the Rescue by E. E. Cowper
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320 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth boards with black lettering. Pages remain bright with moderate foxing to text block edge and within, ffep has been torn out. Light cracking to the front hinge exposing netting. Binding is firm with light corner bumping and staining to boards. Spine is tanned with light shelf wear.  read more
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History of Religion in England. Volume iii. by John Stoughton
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1881. 504 pages. No dust jacket. Dark brown cloth boards with gilt lettering. Pages are slightly yellowed with moderate foxing to text block edge and the endpapers, very light cracking to hinges exposing netting but pages remain tight. Binding is firm with light corner bumping and markings to the boards. Spine is sunned with light shelf wear and scuffing.  read more
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Running Blind by Desmond Bagley
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1972. 1st thus. 221 pages. Pictorial card covers. Pages are mildly tanned. Text remains clear throughout. Lean and mild tanning to spine. Minor creases present. Binding remains firm.  read more
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Antic Hay by Aldous Huxley
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1948. 254 pages. Orange and white card covers with black lettering. Pages are moderately yellowed with light foxing to text block edge and within, noticeable dog earing included. Binding is firm with light corner bumping and soiling to the covers. Spine is tanned with light edge wear and tear.  read more
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Outlaw's Trick by Ralph Anderson Bennitt
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1975. 160 pages. Undated, presumed 1975. Pictorial card covers. Pages are mildly tanned. Mild tanning and minor creasing to cards and spine. Binding remains firm.  read more
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Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There by Lewis Carroll
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119 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth boards with black lettering and contains pictorial plates. Pages are slightly yellowed with light foxing to text block edge and moderate thumb prints inside. Inscription to the front pastedown. Binding is firm with light corner bumping and staining to boards. Spine has light shelf wear.  read more
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A Homiletic Commentary on the Book of Nehemiah by W H Booth
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Unpaginated. No dust jacket. Blue marbled boards with gilt lettering. Pages remain bright with light cracking to hinges causing boards to be a little limp. Light foxing included. Binding is firm with light corner bumping and staining to boards. Spine has light shelf wear.  read more
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Jenny's Adventure by Bessie Marchant
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1910. 192 pages. No dust jacket. Blue illustrated cloth boards with gilt lettering and contains pictorial plates. Pages remain bright with moderate foxing to text block edge and the endpapers, ffep has been torn out. Light cracking to hinges but pages remain tight. Binding is firm with light corner bumping and soiling to boards. Spine is tanned with light shelf wear.  read more
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Pully-Haul: The Story of a Voyage by Elis Karlsson
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1966. 160 pages. White illustrated jacket covering blue and yellow boards with gilt lettering. Contains a fold out map insert. Pages remain bright with moderate foxing to text block edge and inscription to the front endpaper. Binding is firm with light foxing to the boards and tanning to the spine. Unclipped jacket has moderate foxing to the covers and the spine.  read more
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A Short History of the Jewish People 1600 b.c. - a.d. 1935 by Cecil Roth
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1936. 443 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering and contains a fold out map insert. Pages remain bright with light cracking to hinges exposing netting and foxing to text block edge. Noticeable inscription included. Binding is firm with light corner bumping and markings to the boards. Spine is tanned with light shelf wear.  read more
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Island of the blue dolphins (A Dell yearling book)
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1966. 154 pages. Good condition paperback; as expected for age. Cards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, light foxing and tanning.  read more
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Water-Colour Guidance for the Student, the Amateur & Occasional Colourist by Hullah. Brown
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1951. 302 pages. White pictorial jacket covering brown cloth boards with gilt lettering, contains pictorial plates. Pages remain bright with light foxing to text block edge and the endpapers which also have inscription. Binding is firm with light corner bumping to the boards and tanning to the spine ends. Clipped jacket has moderate edge wear and tear all round and staining to the covers. Spine has noticeable loss to the ends.  read more
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King Is Dead Elvis Presley by Martin A Grove
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1977. 252 pages. Good condition paperback; as expected for age. Cards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, light foxing and tanning.  read more
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