COOKING –

A New System of Domestic Cookery – Mrs Rundell

A New System of Domestic Cookery by Mrs. Rundell

A New System of Domestic Cookery formed on principles of Economy To the Use of Private Families BY A LADY (Mrs Rundell). This copy that has been very well rebound was published in HALIFAX by Milner and Sowerby 160. 5″ X 3″ 376 pages. So a very small book perfectly formed. With fold out illustrations. Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£15.00

SOLD

Just think nearly two years of new meals – go for it.

Another 700 Success Cookery and Household Recipes

Another 700 Success Cookery and Household Recipes

Published by Success Publishing, London. Not dated, but presumed before 1932 when Success combined their two books into Success 1500. Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall. There are two copies in ABE one at £45 and one at £50, I don’t know why. I have seen it attributed to L M Dufty The name is on top of front cover, could be author or just cover artist. Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£20.00

Delia Smith

All Five 4 Vegie one Healthy (Not that Vegie is not Healthy)

All Five books delivered free to Spen Valley Address

£2.50

American Cooking

The Cooking of Italy

The Cooking of Provincial France

The Cooking of Scandinavia

The Cooking of Vienna’s Empire

In the shop, all five books £1.00

Five Cooking Books – as listed

American Cooking – The Cooking of Italy – The Cooking of Provincial France – The Cooking of Scandinavia – The Cooking of Vienna’s Empire Delivered to any address in the Spen Valley

£2.50

MUSIC & Stuff

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Price & Reynolds’ 3rd Song Annual

Another undated and one I can’t locate any reference to. I guess about 1912, Maidie Scott was active from 1900 to 1927

£5.00

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4th PLANET SONG ANNUAL

Dated 1911 64 pages The price includes postage to any UK address.

£5.00

Feldman’s 14th Song Annual

Again undated but should be about 1913 The price includes postage to any UK address.

£5.00

Feldman’s 16th Song Annual

Feldman’s 16th Song Annual

B Feldman & Co LONDON 96 pages undated but deduction from other annuals indicates 1915 I suspect the George Formby is the “Senior” the “standing at the corner” is not the one I know. The price includes postage to any UK address.

£5.00

Metronome – Modern Music and it’s Makers Dec ’53 & Jan ’54

Metronome – Modern Music and it’s Makers Dec ’53 & Jan ’54

Two issues one featuring Sinatra the other Shorty Rogers Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£5.00

Technics of Violin Playing on Joachim’s Method by Carl Courvoisier

Technics of Violin Playing on Joachim’s Method by Carl Courvoisier

“The Strad” Library no. 1 published in London 1894. Dark Brown/Purple boards with gold embossed lettering, slight foxing and neat inscription and stamp on ffep otherwise vg+ Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£10.00

A Second Chap-Book of Rounds by Eleanor Farjeon and H Farjeon

A Second Chap-Book of Rounds by Eleanor Farjeon and H Farjeon

16 pages published by Dent 1919 (first edition) the cover (card) is dusty but internally very bright with no stamps or inscriptions. Price includes UK postage – contact me for other rates.

£20.00

Francis & Day’s Community Song Book

Words and music complete with Pianoforte Accompaniment & Tonic-Sol-Fa Setting 52 page (A4’ish) with tape repairs to cover but complete. Songs include; Pack up your Troubles, John Brown’s Body, Stop Your Tickling Jock, John Peel, There’s a Tavern in the Town, Auld Lang Syne and many more. Price includes UK postage – contact me for other rates.

£5.00

National Nursery Rhymes set to music by J W Elliot

Rebound in 1964 (for the sum of £1. 13s. 10d.) 110 pages illustrated with engravings by the Brothers Dalziel. A very tight and tidy book Price includes UK postage – contact me for other rates.

£17.50

Musical Medley

Gem Series No. 34 Musical Medley 150

Published by Banks Music House Leeds A4 (ish) 24 pages Price includes UK postage – contact me for other rates.

£4.00

Black & White Minstrels

Spotlight on the Black & White Minstels

Published by Francis, Day & Hunter Ltd London 1964 – 12 pages vg+ Price includes UK postage – contact me for other rates.

£5.00

The Hoffnung Music Festival

Dobson – Putnam 1960 Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£4.00

Arctic & Antarctic – Polar exploration

Chums Vol XXXVII (57) No. 1896 January 12th 1929

The Cowardice of Mighty McQueen by Eric W Townsend Speed Irons by Alfred Edgar A House Divided – a Greyminster Story by Hylton Cleaver South With Scott by Rear Admiral ERGR Evans – 1st Episode Jackals of the Clouds by George E Rochester The Vanishing Trail by John Sweet (a scouting story) Posted to UK address ( note it will be folded once for postage )

£5.00

Nanson’s “Farthest North”

Fridtjof Nansen’s Farthest North Vol 1

Being the record of a voyage of exploration of the ship Fram 1893-96 ans of fifteen month’ sleigh journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen with an appendix by Otto Sverdrup Captain of the Fram. Published by George Newnes 1898. Blue cloth with gold and white embossing. Fold out map missing. No stamps or inscriptions. Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£25.00

Polar Exploration

Available in the shop (or through the post if you want to pay the postage)

The Voyage of the “Discovery” by Captain R F Scott CVO RN

John Murray 1953 reprint with an unclipped dust jacket a good clean book £5.00

Assault on the Unknown by Walter Sullivan

A first edition published in 1961 by McGraw-Hill no dj no stamps or inscription £5.00

South With Scott by E R G R Evans

Collins undated no dj blue cloth £2.50

South With Scott by E R G R Evans

Collins Red Cloth £2.50

Captain Scott’s Own Story – Personal Journals of Capt. R F Scott

1949 reprint by John Murray Unclipped Dust Jacket no stamps or inscriptions very clean copy £5.00

The White Desert – by John Giaever

Chatto & Windus 1954 1st edition unclipped dust jacket no inscriptions or stamps £5.00

No Latitude for Error – Sir Edmund Hillary

Hodder & Stoughton 1961 2nd impression with vg+ dj £2.50

The Crossing of Antarctica by Sir Vivian Fuchs and Sir Edmund Hillary

Cassell 1st edition 1958 a near fine book and dj £5.00

The Crossing of Antarctica by Sir Vivian Fuchs and Sir Edmund Hillary

Cassell 1st Cadet Edition 1964 near fine dj and book £2.50

White Horizon by Douglas Liversedge

I can only describe the book as vg- it is complete and tight but dusty, as always contact me for more details. I am offering it for £5.00 in the shop

£6.50

Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea in the Years 1919-20-21-22 By John Franklin

Everyman edition Dent vg copy undated

£6.50

Games and Entertainment

The Party Entertainer: A storehouse of questions, catches, puzzles and problems that will serve for many, many parties, and hundreds of quiet fireside hours
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The Party Entertainer: D E Swaffield

The Party Entertainer: A storehouse of questions, catches, puzzles and problems that will serve for many, many parties, and hundreds of quiet fireside hours. Published Universal Publications undated but guess mid century. Through the post to any UK address.

£5.00

96 pages of fun, with no hint of onanism I particularly like “The Mystic Hand of Fatima” but was more than confused by Nine Men’s Morris.

However if you are desperate to entertain yourself I would be willing to part with this fascinating (undated) publication for the princely sum of two pounds and ten shillings (£2.50)

Historical Fiction

Captain Moonlight – Ethel Mannin

Captain Moonlight – Ethel Mannin

Book Club edition – 1943 Through the post to any UK address.

£5.00

Ethel Mannin paperbacks all available at £5 each posted to UK address

TitlePublisherConditionDate
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Green WillowJarroldsg
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Co-Operation – Co-operatives

Co-Operation

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Working-Men Co-operators

Published by the Co-operative Union Manchester in 1947 (Ninth Reprint) a vg+ copy in green cloth. Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£5.00

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Mutual Aid in a Selfish Society by Michael Young and Marianne Rigge

Mutual Aid Press Paper No. 2 Card covers 44 pages Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£5.00

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Towards Common Ownership

The Labour Finance & Indutry Group LONDON 1983 – 38 pages card covers vg Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£5.00

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Co-Operative Democracy in Industry by Robert Baxter

Published by The Co-Operative Union for the Co-Op party 1973 – a 16 page pamphlet fine. Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£5.00

Leeds Industrial Co-Operative Society – Jubilee Celebration 1897 – George Jacob Holyoake

Printed in 1897 260 pages with many illustrations and a comprehensive history of the co-op to that date. A complete copy showing signs of it’s age. Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£15.00

DRAMA – Plays and suchlike

GAMMER GVRTNS NEDLE – by Mr. S Mr. of Art
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GAMMER GVRTNS NEDLE – by Mr. S Mr. of Art – The Percy Reprints No. 2

Basil Blackwell OXFORD 1920 1st – The only detraction from being vg+ is the neat bookplate on front endpaper (see illustration) Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£5.00

One Act Plays of Today
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ONE ACT PLAYS FOR TODAY 2nd third fourth and fifth series

Harrap late 20’s (1920’s that is) all vg+ with dj Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£12.50

LABOUR PARTY

THE LABOUR PARTY – Peter Lane
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THE LABOUR PARTY – Peter Lane

Batsford 1973 1st Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£5.00

The ILP Past & Present by Barry Winter

The ILP Past & Present by Barry Winter

Published by Independent Labour Publications LEEDS 1993. A softcover 38 page in fine condition. If I was being cynical (obviously something I am not) I would call the title into question in todays climate, as there is no “Independent” Labour Party. The current entity using the title being a servant of the Capitalists ensuring that as always “it’s the rich what get the pleasure”. Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£6.00

TRUE CRIME –

Corpus Delicti by David Whitelaw
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CORPUS DELICTI – David Whitlaw

An enquiry into the various methods by which famous murderers have disposed of the bodies of their victims. Published by GEOFFREY BLES LONDON 1936 a first edition with no dj and stained (not blood) boards book otherwise vg+ Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£8.00

CRIME OF PASSION – Derick Goodman

VRIME OF PASSION – Derick Goodman

ELek Books 1958 1st edition unclipped vg dj book has no stamps, labels or inscriptions near fine. Some of the named killers ; Marcel Hilaire-Miller, Michel Gelfand, Simone Soursas, Leone Bovier, Henri Demon, Denise Labbe, Jacques Algarron, Monique Lomard and others. 250 pages Ilustrated. Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£6.00

Stock

AutherTitlePublisherPrice
Webb DuncanCrime is my BusinessPanther£10.00
FabianLondon After DarkPanther£10.00
Bridges YseultSaint with Red HandsArrow£3.50
Furneaux RupertThe Medical MurdererPanther£4.00
Furneaux RupertThe Two Stranglers of Rillington PlacePanther£15.00
Harrison RichardWhitehall 1212Arrow£2.00

I do have a lot more titles but the publishes I have recently stock-checked (I have only recently included identifiers) don’t do a lot of True Crime.

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