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Extracts from a Diary Kept by the Late John Benwell of Sidcot, Also, Extracts from Letters, Addressed to Different Branches of His Family;
1 Extracts from a Diary Kept by the Late John Benwell of Sidcot, Also, Extracts from Letters, Addressed to Different Branches of His Family;
Bristo: Printed for the Editor, 1825; 
Hardback. 9" x 5.5".Good+ condition. viii, 93pp. Light foxmarks to endpapers. Attractive book plate on front pastedown. Edges untrimmed. Grey covers with worn paper title on spine. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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The Fred Astaire Story : His Life, His Films, His Friends;
2 The Fred Astaire Story : His Life, His Films, His Friends;
London, BBC, nd ( c 1975); 
A Souvenir Guide to the Radio 2 Biography and the BBCtv Astaire-Rogers Film Season. Softcover magazine. 11.5" x 9". Very good condition. 67pp profusley illustrated in colour & black/white. Pictorial card wraps. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Reluctant Legionnaire: An Escapade;, Alexander, Michael
3 Alexander, Michael The Reluctant Legionnaire: An Escapade;
Lonodn, Hart-Davis, 1956; 
Hardbakc. Nr fine/ Dust jacket Very good. 196pp with double page Map. Red covers with silver title on spine. Protected dust jacket by B. Gordon Smith has slight edge wear, price intact. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Northern Lights: The Story of Lord Derwentwater;, Arnold, Ralph
4 Arnold, Ralph Northern Lights: The Story of Lord Derwentwater;
London, The Catholic Book Club, 1959; 
Hardback. Very good/ Dust jacket Good+. 268pp. green coves with title on spine. Protected dust jacket by Rosemary Gumble has small loss top of spine. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Life of Alexander Whyte D.D.;, Barbour, G. F.
5 Barbour, G. F. The Life of Alexander Whyte D.D.;
London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1923; 
1st edition. Hardback. Good+/ No dust jacket. xv, 675pp with 15 illustrations. Brown covers with gilt title on front & spine. Spine title label scuffed with small tear at the top. Internally very clean & tight. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Baden-Powell. Noble Lives Series;, Batchelder, W. J.
6 Batchelder, W. J. Baden-Powell. Noble Lives Series;
London, Collins, nd ( c1911); 
Noble Lives Series. Hardback. Good+ condition. 256pp with frontis. & pictorial title page. Endpapers tanned, book text pages are clean, unmarked and in good condition with no foxing. Original red pictorial covers with gilt tiutlwe on front & spine. Back cover has faint stains. A good solid copy. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Charles De Foucauld. Hermit and Explorer;, Bazin, Rene ( Translated by Peter Keelan)
7 Bazin, Rene ( Translated by Peter Keelan) Charles De Foucauld. Hermit and Explorer;
London, Burns Oates & Washbourne, 1931; 
Second edition. Hardback. Very good / No dust jacket. viii, 359pp with fold-out map and translated by Peter Keelan. Blue covers with gilt title on front & spine. Small split on hinge. A very nice clean copy. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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8 Bennett, Mrs Arnold Arnold Bennett;
London, A. M. Philpot, 1925; 
1st edition. Hardback. Very good/ No dj. 126pp with portrait frontis. and black/white illustrations. Light foxing to prelims. Red faded boards with red leather sunned spine. Red and black title page, headings printed in red and black throughout. Top edge gilt. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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9 Bevan, Bryan Charles II's Minette: Princess Henriette - Anne Duchess of Orleans;
London, Asent Books, 1979; 0 9064 0703 6 0 9064 0703 6 / 9780906407035 
1st edition. Hardback. Nr fine/ Dust jacket Nr fine. ix, 206pp with illustrations. Red covers with bright gilt title on spine. Protected dust jacket has price intact. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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The Restless Ocean: The Story of George Crabbe The Aldeburgh Poet 1754 - 1832;, Blackburne, Neville
10 Blackburne, Neville The Restless Ocean: The Story of George Crabbe The Aldeburgh Poet 1754 - 1832;
Lavenham, Terence Dalron, 1972; 
Hardback. Very good/ Dust jacket Very good. 236pp with illustrations. White covers with gilt ttile on spine. Protected dust jacket has price intact. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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James Hogg the Ettrick Shepherd. Memorial Volume;, Borland, R ( Introduction)
11 Borland, R ( Introduction) James Hogg the Ettrick Shepherd. Memorial Volume;
Selkirk, James Lewis, nd (c1898) 
Hardback. 1st edition. Very good condition. 81pp with Frontis. & 7 Illustrations. Comprises "The Speeches delivered on the occasion of the Unveiling of the Memorial, erected to commemorate the Birthplace of James Hogg, the Ettrick Shepherd, at Ettrickhall, on 28th June 1898." Green covers with dark green motif & title on front & spine. . 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Dr. Johnson’s Table -Talk: Containing Aphorisms on Literature, Life, and Manners; with Anecdotes of Distinguished Persons: Selected and Arranged from Mr. Boswell’s Life of Johnson. Volume I & II;, Boswell, James
12 Boswell, James Dr. Johnson’s Table -Talk: Containing Aphorisms on Literature, Life, and Manners; with Anecdotes of Distinguished Persons: Selected and Arranged from Mr. Boswell’s Life of Johnson. Volume I & II;
London, Printed For J. Mawman et al., 1807; 
Hardback. 6" x 4". Good- condition. Two books bound in One. Volume I - ii, 209pp. Volume II - 222pp. Endpapers, especially at the back are discoloured with old damp marks . Quarter bound grey cloth boards with black leather spine. Gilt title & line decoration to spine. Text clean. A tight solid copy. 
Price: 140.00 GBP
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13 Boswell, James The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL,D. Including His Tour of the Hebrides, Correspondence with Mrs Thrale etc.etc. with Numerous Additions by John Wilson Croker. Vols IX & X;
London, George Bell, 1876; 
Revised and Enlarged under His Direction by John Wright; Two Volumes in One; H/Bk; Vol.IX , xv,334pp with pull-out facimile Autographs Illustrative of the Life of Johnston with Frontis. & engraving on half- title page; Vol.X, xii, 240pp with pull-out facimile of extract of letter from Dr Johnston to Edward Cave; Plus General Appendix, Miscellaneous Letters, Dr Johnson's portraits and Index.; Many pages uncut; Black endpapers with Whiteinch Young Men's Christian Association Library label on front pastedown; Scuff marks to ffep, water mark on half-title page; Maroon embossed covers with gilt motif on front title on spine; spine sunned. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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The Life of Samuel Johnson;, Boswell, James Edited by John Canning
14 Boswell, James Edited by John Canning The Life of Samuel Johnson;
London, Methuen, 1991; 0 413 63480 9 0 413 63480 9 / 9780413634801 
Hardback. Very good/ Dusr jacket very good. xviii, 366pp with 49 illustrations. Green covers with gilt title on spine. Protected dust jacket has price intact. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Cutty Sark : Her Designer and Builder Hercules Linton, 1836 - 1900;, Brettle, Robert E.
15 Brettle, Robert E. The Cutty Sark : Her Designer and Builder Hercules Linton, 1836 - 1900;
Cambridge, W. Heffer & Sons, 1969; 
1st edition. Softcover. Very good condition. vi, 45pp with illustations. Internally clean, devoid of inscriptions, marks, tears or folds. Pictorial covers. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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16 Brewster, Dorothy Virginia Woolf;
London, Allen, 1963; 
1st UK Edition; Good++; Dw Very good; 184pp incl. index; Dust wrapper with photograph by Man Ray is lightly scuffed, price intact ; Includes biography of Woolf with a study of her criticism and fiction. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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17 Bullett, Gerald Sydney Smith. A Biography & a selection;
London, Joseph, 1951; 
1st edition. Hardback. very good/ Dj Very good. 313pp with portrait frontis. plus index. Red covers with silver title on spine. Top of spine slightly faded. Dust jacket has small piece ( 1" ) missing from top of spine, price intacrt. No owners inscriptions. " A great wit and reformer who from poverty became a Canon of St. Paul's in London." 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Joseph Lister the Friend of Man;, Cameron, Hector Charles
18 Cameron, Hector Charles Joseph Lister the Friend of Man;
London, Heinemann, Medical Books, 1948; 
Hardback. Very good/ No dust jacket. 180pp with illustrations & index. Black covers with gilt title on spine.has sunning top edge. A good solid copy. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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19 Chappell, Jennie Woman Who Have Worked and Won. The Life story of Mrs. Spurgeon, Mrs. Booth-Tucker, F. R. Havergal, and Ramabai;
London, S. W. Partridge, nd; ( Prize label dated 1915); 
Very good/ No dw; Hbk; 158pp with Photographs & 32pp of Publisher's Catalogue; Light foxing to end papers; Prize label on front pastedown from the United Methodist Church Sunday School; Blue covers with pictorial covers & lovely Art nouveau decoration on spine. Interesting biographal sketches. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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G.K.C. as M.C. Being a Collection of Thirty-Seven Introductions;, Chesterton, G. K.
20 Chesterton, G. K. G.K.C. as M.C. Being a Collection of Thirty-Seven Introductions;
Lonodn, Methuen, 1929; 
1st edition. Hardback. Good/ No dust jacket. xxii, 272pp with Portrait frontis. of G.K.C. drawn from life by J. H. Dowd. The collection Selected and Edited by J. P. de Fonseka. Few passages underlined. Front edge untrimmed. Grey covers with title on sunned spine. Mark on back cover otherwise a good copy, clean & tight . 
Price: 68.00 GBP
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