Bookstore

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
Gift Cards
Checkout a Gift Card

Would you like to buy a Gift Card for use in the Chaucer Head Bookshop online store?

 
 
 

General

 - 6 items found in your search
Antiques & Collectibles:General

Click on Title to view full description

 
Three Plays by Brieux. With a Preface by Bernard Shaw. The English Versions by Mrs. Bernard Shaw, St. John Hankin and John Pollock, Brieux, Eugene
1 Three Plays by Brieux. With a Preface by Bernard Shaw. The English Versions by Mrs. Bernard Shaw, St. John Hankin and John Pollock
Brieux, Eugene. A.C. Fifield, London, 1917. fourth edition, Hardback, 195mm x 130mm buff cloth boards, black titles, fourth edition, liii prelims, 321pp. plus advertisments,Fair/NoWrapper. Book is generally worn and grubby from handling, block edges ragged, differential fading to endpapers, some smudging and foxing to pages. A collection of English translations of plays by a significant French dramatist of the age - Maternity (in two versions,) The Three Daughters of M. Dupont and Damaged Goods. With a 45-page introduction by G B Shaw. Keywords: France, drama, Dupont, Maternity. 13212

Price: 6.50 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Letters from America, Cooke, Alistair
2 Letters from America
Cooke, Alistair. Rupert Hart-Davis, London, 1951. first edition, Hardback, 210mm x 135mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 261pp. Good +/Good. Book is ex-lib with stamps and sticker residue to front board, top block edge grubby but clean and tight overall. Dustwrapper (now protected) has wear and chipping to edges, rear creased and grubby. A selection of thirty-two transcripts of talks from the early years of Alistair Cooke's long-running BBC radio broadcast from America. Keywords: USA, New York, Washington, BBC. 14889

Price: 4.50 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Angelspeake - How to Talk with Your Angels - A guide, Mark, Barbara ;   Griswold, Trudy
3 Angelspeake - How to Talk with Your Angels - A guide
Mark, Barbara ; Griswold, Trudy. Simon & Schuster, New York, 1995. first edition, Hardback, 197mm x 136mm white and black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 128pp. Black and white illustrations. Very Good/NoWrapper. Book is clean and tight with no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper is clean with little or no wear. A practical guide to communication with heavenly spirits. Keywords: angel, guardian, prayer, religion. 14421

Price: 4.50 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Shipwrecks and Sea Monsters of California's Central Coast, Reinstedt, Randall A.
4 Shipwrecks and Sea Monsters of California's Central Coast
Reinstedt, Randall A.. Ghost Town Publications, Carmel, CA, 1975. first edition, Paperback, 215mm x 140mm , 168pp. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Illustrations by Antone A. Hrusa. Good +++/NoWrapper. Paperback is tight and clean with no creasing, just a little grubbiness to bottom block edge. Price sticker on rear. A collection of stories of shipwreck and sea lore off the California coast from Pescadero Reef in the North to Pfeiffer Bay in the South, with an emphasis on Monterey Bay. 1975 publication date may refer to first print - book feels more like a c.1995 production. Keywords: Monterey, beast, lore, San Mateo. 13116

Price: 6.50 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Death & the Afterlife, Scheffler, Samuel ;   Kolodny, Nino         (ed)
5 Death & the Afterlife
Scheffler, Samuel ; Kolodny, Nino (ed). OUP, Oxford & New York, 2013. first edition, Hardback, 21cm x 14cm black cloth boards, silver gilt titles, first edition, 4th impression, , x prelims, 210pp. plus index, Very Good/Very Good. Book is clean and tight with no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper is clean with little or no wear. Three philosophically-minded lectures on death and the afterlife with commentary papers by Susan Wolf and others, with a reply from the principal author. Keywords: mortality, afterlife, immortal, heaven. 14037

Price: 10.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Scandal - A Scurrlilous History of Gossip, Wilkes, Roger
6 Scandal - A Scurrlilous History of Gossip
Wilkes, Roger. Atlantic Books, London, 2002. first edition, Hardback, 242mm x 161mm black cloth boards, silver gilt titles, first edition, xii prelims, 363+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good +++. Book is tight and clean with minimal evidence of handling. Dustwrapper is clean with a little wear along top edge, front flap clipped. A roller-coaster journey through three centuries of gossip and tittle-tattle in the Anglo-American press. Keywords: Tatler, Hickey, Private Eye, Diana. 13201

Price: 8.50 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@chaucerheadbookshop.co.uk
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie