Category: Bibliography


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A bibliography of Gilbert White of Selborne

By: Martin, E.A.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Roxburghe Press: n.d. (1896)

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 13941

Condition: Good

Light foxing to fore-edge and tissue guard of frontispiece, folded chart (facing p. 122) intact, owner's signature on halftitle page. A decent copy of a scholarly bibliography, with about 2/5 of the book taken up with Ch. 2, his book - well worth having for this essay alone. View more info

Dictionary catalog of the library: subject supplement 1962-1966

By: Massachusetts Horticultural Society

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Massachusetts Horticultural Society: 1966

Seller ID: 8690

Condition: Good

Staples sl. rusted. View more info

Agricultural writers from Sir Walter of Henley to Arthur Young, 1200-1800

By: McDonald, Donald

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Burt Franklin, New York: 1968

Edition: Facsimile reprint of 1908 edition

Seller ID: 6510

Condition: V.g.

Slight edge wear. An account of agricultural literature, with much biographical information about the authors, arranged chronologically by the date of the author's first publication. Includes some early manuscript literature. (6), 228 pp. View more info

Hortus Botanicus: the botanic garden and the book

By: McPhail, Ian; introductory essay by Joseph Ewan

Price: £30.00

Publisher: The Newberry Library: 1972

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 7445

Condition: V.g.

Spine sunned, otherwise little used. View more info

A botanical bibliography of the islands of the Pacific

By: Merrill, Elmer D.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Smithsonian Institution: 1947

Seller ID: 244

Condition: V.g.

V.g., uncut and untrimmed, in grey wrappers, spine sl. frayed. Important bibliography of Pacific island botany, including a subject index (by Egbert H. Walker). View more info

A bibliography of eastern Asiatic botany

By: Merrill, Elmer D. & Walker, Egbert H.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Martino Publishing: n.d. (c. 1990)

Edition: Facsimile edition, originally published in 1938

Seller ID: 4651

ISBN: 1 57898 130 1

Condition: New

Complements Merrill's A botanical bibliography of the islands of the Pacific (1947). Arranged in author & title sequence, with a subject index at rear. xlii, 719 pp. View more info

Late booking: my first twenty-five years in the secondhand book trade

By: Minet, P.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Frantic Press, Old Knowle: 1989

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11529

Condition: FIne

An engaging account of the ups and downs of a second-hand book dealer. (6), 99 pp. View more info

Bookdealing for profit

By: Minet, Paul

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Richard Joseph: 2000

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11412

ISBN: 1 872699 70 7

Condition: V.g.

Faintest of corner wear; scarcely used. This book provides a cautionary tale to those thinking of taking up the profession or trade. Frequently self-deprecating, Paul Minet's latest work is more practical than his first autobiography ÒLate BookingÓ. 144 pp. View more info

Catalogue speciale collecties, 1. Tuinbouw t/m 1850, deel 1

By: Missel, L.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Bibliotheek Landbouwuniversiteit Wageningen: 1993

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11742

Condition: New

A catalogue of the gardening books pre-1850 in the University of Wageningen's library. vii, 84, (10) pp. View more info

Four centuries of fine printing

By: Morison, Stanley

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Ernest Benn, London: 1960

Edition: 4th edition

Seller ID: 11744

Condition: V.g.

Owner's bookplate; small tear to top edge of jacket. View more info

An annotated bibliography of Islamic science

By: Nasr, Seyed Hossein, assisted by William C. Chittick and (for vol. 2 only) Peter Zirnis

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Imperial Iranian Academy of Philosophy, Tehran: 1975-1978

Edition: 2 vols.

Seller ID: 3584

ISBN: 0 906349 00 1

Condition: As new

In English, the notes published in both English and Persian. A remarkably thorough compilation of the literature of Islamic science. Vol. 1: lxiv, 432, 9 pp; vol. 2: xxiii, 317, 2, (8) pp. View more info

Materials in the sea: program and abstracts

By: National Bureau of Standards

Price: £20.00

Publisher: U.S. Department of Commerce: 1972

Edition: Third international congress on marine corrosion and fouling

Seller ID: 4475

Condition: V.g.

Unpublished abstracts for congress participants. (3), 193 pp. View more info

The history of biology

By: Nordenskišld, E.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Tudor Publishing: 1946

Edition: 1st English edition

Seller ID: 15552

Condition: V.g.

Translated from Swedish by L.B. Eyre. View more info

Blackwell's, 1879-1979: the history of a family firm

By: Norrington, A.L.P.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Blackwell: 1983

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 16753

ISBN: 0 946344 00 0

Condition: V.g.

Little used. View more info

A primer of Cataloguing

By: Norris, Dorothy M.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Association of Assistant Librarians: 1952

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 1768

Condition: Good

Good ex-library copy with Association of Assistant Librarians Liverpool & District Branch bookplate and usual stamps; some shelfwear, cover soiled, binding shaken; 204 pp. View more info

Printed cookbooks in Europe, 1470-1700

By: Notaker, Henry

Price: £128.00

Publisher: Oak Knoll Press / Hes & De Graaf¤: 2010

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 7530

ISBN: 9061942705

Condition: New

A new bibliography of old cookery books, arranged in language chapters then chronologically. A vital tool for collectors. ix, 395 pp. View more info

Eyres' Press 1756-1803: an embryo university press

By: O'Brien, P.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Owl Books: 1993

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 2644

ISBN: 1 873888 45 7

Condition: New

Signed by the author. An account of Warrington's leading firm of printers in the late 18th century, who acquired a national reputation for the quality of their work. A close association with the Warrington Academy was a significant factor in their success. The book includes bibliographies of works published, or merely printed, by Eyres' Press, and has a bound-in page of letterpress (reproducing the title page of Robinson's Sketches in verse of 1801). 1-76, (1), 77-128 pp. View more info

A great deal in a little room - John Ray's Cambridge Catalogue (1660)

By: Oswald, P.H., Preston, C.D. & Dourish, E.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Library: 2010

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 7537

Condition: New

Text of the labels of an exhibition held at Cambridge University Library in Novembe 2010 to mark the 250th anniversary of the publication of Catalogus plantarum circa Xcantabrigiam nascentium by John Ray. 12 un-numbered pages. View more info

Fundamentals of library classification (The)

By: Palmer, Bernard I. & Wells, A.J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin: 1951

Edition: 1st edition. Practical Library Handbooks: XII

Seller ID: 1770

Condition: V.g.

V.g./v.g., not clipped. 114, (2) pp. View more info

A catalogue of the library at Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire: the property of the National Trust

By: Pargeter, Shirley

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Cheshire Libraries & Museums: 1977

Seller ID: 1024

ISBN: 0 904532 40 2

Condition: As new

Nearly new. Compiled by Shirley Pargeter of Warrington Library, then one of the constituent libraries of the Cheshire County Library service, this pioneering example of a modern catalogue of a National Trust mansion's library sets a high descriptive standard, though the book is somewhat let down by an absence of any form of subject index and the entries are not individually numbered. Anonymous tracts are entered twice where the author is inferred, once under the author's name and again under the title. The Egertons' tastes predictably embraced the classic 17th and 18th century works on art an... View more info