Nautilus 90 North. Foreword by Admiral G.B.H. Fawkes.
London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1959. 14cm x 21cm. 190 pages. With maps and photographs. Original hardcover with dustjacket in protective Mylar. Excellent condition.
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Baird & Tatlock. General Apparatus Instruments and Medical Sciences. Parts (vi), (vii) & (viii).
First Edition. Chadwell Heath, Baird & Tatlock, 1954. 27 x 20 cm. viii, 576, pages ix – xxi. Illustrated throughout. Original cloth with title on front board and spine. Good condition. Binding seriously rubbed and bumped. Front and rear joint cracked. Spine ends frayed. Edges and end papers dust dulled. Internally clean. With a losely inserted ‘Price Correction Sheet’ pamphlet.
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Great Southern Railways. Rules for Observance by Employees. 1st. January, 1933. With losely inserted pamphlet: Additions and Amendments to Rule Book (dated 1933).
No Publishing Place, Great Southern Railways, 1933. 14 x 10 cm. 214 pages, xlvi (Index), (2). With a few B&W Illustrations in text. Amendments pamphlet with 16 pages. Original green cloth with black title. Hard Cover. Very good condition. Rubbed and pumped, age darkened. Internally clean.
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Memories of Ashford Castle. Cong. Co. Mayo. Eire.
Dublin Hely’s Limited. Not dated. 24 x 18 cm. 22 unnumbered pages with poetry and photographs. Original photographs by Alex Day, Cork and Charles Duffner, Dundalk. See images. Original spiral bound soft covers. Very good condition. Externally mildly rubbed and dust dulled. Internally clean.
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Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy, Malta et al.
1889-1891. Oblong Album: 25 x 34 cm. 76 hand numbered pages with 100+ original photographs from various locations, including Moscow, St. Petersburg, Copenhagen, Norwegian Fjords and Glaciers, Bullfights in Madrid, Algiers, Gibraltar, Genoa, Naples, Pompeji, Pisa, Sorrento, Paris, Dresden, Berlin, Vienna, Stockholm et al. Various photo sizes, many full page. See images for better understanding. Contemporary half leather over green textured cloth. Gilt title on front board. Gilt decorations. Very good condition. Binding rubbed and bumped. Leather dried out and flaky. Internally mildly dust dulled and occasional mild foxing. Some of the photos on the fist few pages with a purple tinge (see images). A fascinating travel album with photos taken between 1889 and 1891. Most photos with hand written explanatory notes.
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The Docks of the Great Western Railway (G.W.R.).
[First Edition]. London, G.W.R. Docks Office, July 1931. 19 x 13 cm. 51 Pages incl. 17 B&W photographs, followed by 12 large folded coloured maps. Losely inserted folded ‘Map of G.W.R. System’ in paper pouch (see images). Original decorated paperback with stiff paper covers. Very good condition. Rubbed and bumped, some fraying to paper covers, now in protective plastic cover. Edges and end papers dust dulled. Internally clean and complete with all maps.
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The Shannon Hydro-Electric Scheme.
First Edition. Limerick, Published by T.C. Carroll & Sons, Not dated, c. 1926. 18 x 12 cm. 53 pages plus 18 pages of local (Limerick) advertising. With illustrations and photos. Original textured and decorated stiff paper covers. Paperback. Very good condition. A bright and clean copy of this rare publication.
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Life and Explorations of Fridtjof Nansen. A New Edition Revised and Considerably Enlarged. With numerous Illustrations and a Map.
London, Walter Scott, Not dated (ca. 1899). 20 x 14 cm. xix, 449 pages plus 18 pages publishers list. With 15 plates and Illustrations in text (complete). Original red cloth with gilt titles and decorations to front board and spine. Very good condition. Rubbed and bumped. Spine worn and frayed with minor paper losses. Edges and end papers dust dulled. Internally clean.
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The Canary Islands. Their History, Natural History and Scenery. An Account of an Ornithologist’s Camping Trips to the Archipelago.
First Edition. London, Gurney and Jackson, 1922. 23 x 15 cm. xv, 365 pages. With Illustrations, photographs and Maps, some folding. Original blue cloth with gilt title on spine. Top edge gilt, other edges deckle. Very good condition. Some shelf wear, rubbing and bumping. Edges and end papers dust dulled. Bookplate of Alan Francis Brooke on front paste down. Author’s inscription on front free end paper: ‘To Alan Brooke from his friend David Bannerman’.
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