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[245] Barrie, J. M. The Plays of J. M. Barrie, Nine Volumes. London: Hodder & Stoughton, Various. 19cm x 13cm. Cloth. Very Good / No Jacket. Nine volumes. Blue cloth boards, paper spine label and front board label. Titles: Mary Rose (First 1926), Peter Pan or The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up (Second Oct.1928), Dear Brutus (First 1926), Quality Street (First 1927), The Admirable Crichton (First 1926), What Every Woman Knows (First 1926), Alice-Sit-By-The-Fire (First 1926), A Kiss for Cinderella (First 1928), & The Twelve Pound Look and other plays (First 1927). All have prev. owner's name front flyleaf. Paper spine labels generally sunned. Front board labels generally good. Minor foxing to page edges. All tight. Missing is one volume: "Old Lady Shows her Medals and Other Plays".

$100.00

[2468] Burton, Captain Sir R F. The Library Edition of the Arabian Nights' Entertainments Illustrated: The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, Translated from the Arabic By Captain Sir R F Burton. Reprinted from the Original Edition and Edited By Leonard C Smithers (12 Volumes). ill. Letchford, Albert. London: H S Nichols Ltd, 1897. 26cm x 17cm. Cloth. Very Good / No Jacket - as Issued. Orig. brown cloth boards mild shelf wear but vg. Gilt decoration on front boards and spine titles vg. 71 plates with titled tissue guards. Top edges gilded. Foredge and foot untrimmed. Remarkably clean and tight - minor browning to edges, very little foxing. A handsome set for a collector's library.

$2,500.00

[2429] Burton, Sir Richard F (Translator). The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night (17 Volumes). USA: The Burton Club, Limited/Numbered. 25cm x 17cm. Cloth. Very Good / No Jacket - as Issued. Privately printed for members of the Burton Club. Brown cloth boards generally good, some spotting and fading, some minor insect damage to cloth. Paper spine labels yellowed but good. Number 840/1000. Text blocks clean and tight. Teg. Foredges and bottom edges untrimmed. Over 6800 pp. B/w illust with tissue guards. Scarce in any condition. This one very good. Complete set weighs 18 kg.

$1,000.00

[2232] Costain, Thomas B. The Tontine (2 Vol set). ill. Ryman, Herbert. New York: Doubleday, 1955. First Thus. 22cm x 14cm. Cloth. Very Good / Good. Both vol - grey cloth boards vg. Gilt spine titles vg. Vol 1 unclipped d/j chipped, torn head and foot. 1-465 pp clean and tight. Foredge untrimmed. Vol 2, unclipped d/j better, mildly chipped. Pp 466-930 clean and tight. Foredge untrimmed. B/w illust.

$30.00

[2431] Lane, Edward William. The Thousand and One Nights: Commonly Called, in England, the Arabian Nights' Entertainments (3 volumes). ill. Harvey, William. London: Chatto & Windus, 1889. Reprint. 23cm x 15cm. Decorative Cloth. Very Good / No Jacket. Green decorative cloth boards mildly bumped, soiled, spines sunned. Front board illust and gilding vg. Gilt spine title faded but clear. Vol 1- 550 pp, Vol 2 - 578 pp, Vol 3 - 701 pp (incl. index) + adverts., all volumes tight, hinges starting, uncut, some foxing throughout. Bookplate front endpaper all volumes. Scarce.

$500.00

[2430] Lane, Edward William. The Thousand and One Nights: Commonly Called, in England, the Arabian Nights' Entertainments (3 volumes). ill. Harvey, William. London: Chatto & Windus, 1889. Reprint. 23cm x 15cm. Decorative Cloth. Very Good / No Jacket. Green decorative cloth boards mildly bumped, spines sunned. Front board illust and gilding vg. Gilt spine title faded but clear. Vol 1- 550 pp, Vol 2 - 578 pp, Vol 3 - 701 pp (incl. index) + adverts., all volumes tight, uncut, some foxing throughout. Scarce.

$550.00

[360] Molloy, E (Editor). Newnes Motor Repair and Overhauling (Vol 1-4 & Data Sheets). London: George Newnes Ltd, Reprint. 23cm x 16cm. Cloth. Very Good / No Jacket. No date (c 1950) Blue cloth boards faded, spines faded, titles indistinct. Vol 1 - 624 pp clean and tight (occasional smudge, mild foxing). Front hinge starting. Includes fold out "Trouble-Tracing Chart". Vol 2 - 816 pp clean and tight (mild occasional foxing). Vol 3 - 672 pp clean and tight (mild occasional foxing). Vol 4 - 648 pp clean and tight (mild foxing) includes Classified Key and Index . Vol 5 - matching slipcase containing complete set of 40 Data Sheets. Vehicles covered include: A.C & Alvis, Allard and Armstrong-Siddeley, Austin 12/4, 14, 16 hp, 10 hp, 12/6, Seven, Eight, A40, A125, A135, A70 & A90, Bristol, Salmson & Chevrolet, Citroen 12 & 15 hp, Daimler, Ford Prefect (10 hp), V Eight 30 & Eight, Hillman Minx, 14, 16 and 20 hp, Healey, HRG & Hudson, Humber & Jaguar, Jowett & Lagonda, Lanchester & Lea-Francis, MG Midget, 1.25, 1.5 & 2.5 litre, Morgan 4/4, Morris Eight & Ten, 12, 14 & 25, Packard & Pontiac, Plymouth & Railton, Riley 9 & 12 hp, Rover 10-14 h, 60, 75 & Land Rover, 16 & 20 hp, Standard Twelve, Fourteen and vanguard, 8, 9 & 10 hp, Sunbeam-Talbot, Triumph 14, 12 & 10.8 hp, 18T, 18TR, 1800 & 2 litre, Vauxhaul 10-14 hp, Velox & Wyvern, Light Six & 25, Wolsley, plus commercial vehicles - AEC & Thornicroft, Austin, Bedford, Guy, Jowett Chevrolet, Reo, Commer & Morris. Also Data sheets for Carburettor Tuning for Solex, S.U., & Zenith. A most comprehensive set of manuals for the older car enthusiast.

$250.00

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