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Penny Dreadfuls and Other Victorian Horrors

By: Anglo, Michael

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Jupiter: 1977

Edition: First

Seller ID: 36973

ISBN: 090404159X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Illustrated blue d/jkt, clipped; a trifle scratched. Blk boards, clean and bright; binding tight; silver titling bright. B/w + colour illustrations. Absorbing study of this enduring genre. ; 4to (9" x 12"); 124 pages View more info

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Language Culture Type: International Type Design in the Age of Unicode

By: Berry, John D. (ed)

Price: £85.00

Publisher: New York, Graphis: 2002

Edition: First

Seller ID: 33044

ISBN: 1932026010

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Blk d/jkt, unclipped. Blk cloth boards, clean and bright. B/w + colour illustrations. ; 4to (7" x 12"); 373 pages View more info

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A History of the Golden Cockerel Press 1920-1960

By: Cave, Roderick & Sarah Manson

Price: £72.50

Publisher: London, The British Library: 2002

Edition: First

Seller ID: 38223

ISBN: 071234778X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


This is a heavy item and may require extra shipping for international orders. ; Illustrated dk blue + red d/jkt, unclipped, in clear film. Dk blue boards, clean and bright; gilt titling bright; binding tight. B/w illustrations. ; 4to (9" x 11"); 279 pages View more info

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An A.B.C. Index of Papers (Trade terms, qualities, weights, sizes, finishes, testing and choice, etc.)

By: DAY, Frederick T.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Trade Journals: 1959

Seller ID: 33480

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Illustrated red + yellow d/jkt, unclipped; spine slightly faded; light wear to upper and lower edges, with tiny losses. Green boards; lightly marked; gilt titling, bright. B/w illustrations. A surprisingly interesting guide to paper in all its shapes and sizes, with many useful tables. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 161 + ads pages View more info

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Out of Print and Into Profit A History of the Rare and Secondhand Book Trade in Britain in the 20Th Century

By: Mandelbrote, Giles

Price: £40.00

Publisher: British Library Publishing Division: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 38601

ISBN: 0712349200

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


This is a heavy item and may require extra shipping for international orders. ; Dust jacket clean and bright, unclipped, boards sharp, gilt lettering on spine, printed front and rear end papers, no ownership marks, pages clean, b&w prints, binding tight. Includes newspaper clippings regarding the 2015 closure of Ripping Yarns bookshop.; 9.7 X 7.2 X 1.4 inches; 414 pages View more info

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The Universal Review, No 21, January 15, 1890

By: The Universal Review (Harry Quilter, ed)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Swan Sonnenschein: 1890

Seller ID: 37652

Condition: Good+


Illustrated red thick paper wrappers, a little worn and marked; slight wear to spine, but binding intact. Some pp uncut. B/w illustrations and many interesting contemporary adverts. Among the contributors is Lucas Malet, the nom-de-plume of Mary Kingsley (sister of Charles and Henry) -- the expolrer of West Africa.; 4to (7 1/2" x 11"); 144 pages View more info

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The Universal Review, No 22, February 15, 1890

By: The Universal Review (Harry Quilter, ed)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Swan Sonnenschein: 1890

Seller ID: 37653

Condition: Good+


Illustrated red thick paper wrappers, a little worn and marked; slight wear to spine, but binding intact. B/w illustrations and many interesting contemporary adverts. Among the contributors are Annie Besant, the leading Theosophist, writing on Hypnotism, Laurence Housman, writing on William Blake, and Lucas Malet, the nom-de-plume of Mary Kingsley (sister of Charles and Henry) -- the expolrer of West Africa. ; 4to (7 1/2" x 11"); pp145-292 pages View more info