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The Case Of The Midwife Toad

By: Arthur Koestler

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 81924


First edition in a dust jacket. Examines the case of experimental biology, Dr Paul Kammerer. The book is tightly bound. The dust jacket is complete with only minor shelf wear; unclipped showing £2. Internally the book is clean, free of markings and foxing. View more info

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Birth Control Exposed

By: Dr. Halliday Sutherland

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Cecil Palmer: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 81939


First edition. The book is tightly bound. The blue cloth boards are in good condition; spine faded/sunned. Top edge is greyed, light foxing on other edge. The endpapers are browned with light foxing; slight foxing on the early pages of the text block but it is generally clean, free of markings and foxing. View more info

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Paneros Some Words On Aphrodisiacs And The Like

By: Norman Douglas

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 81951

Condition: Very good


Number 226 of a limited edition of 650. First trade edition, previously published privately. The book is tightly bound. The dust jacket is complete, chipped, scuffed and torn along the edges; unclipped showing 15s net. The underlying pictorial boards are in good condition, gilt text on spine a little faded. Internally the book is clean, free of markings and foxing. Top edge gilt a little faded, page edges rough cut and browned. View more info

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The Human Journey

By: Reginald Paget

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Davis-Poynter: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: To Harold Wilson from Reggie Paget

Seller ID: 82248

Condition: Good


From the library of Harold and Mary Wilson. First edition in a dust jacket. Inscribed "To Harold Wilson from Reggie Paget". Paget was a fellow Labour MP who was an outspoken critic of Harold Wilson during the 1963 Labour Party leadership election; although they seem to have reconciled their differences as witnessed by a friendly letter on House of Lords notepaper included with the book. The book is in good condition, tightly bound. The dust jacket is complete but grubby, worn at the extremities; unclipped showing £10.00. Internally the book is clean, free of foxing with the occasional mark as... View more info

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The Discovery Of Man

By: Stanley Casson

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Scientific Book Club: 1941

Seller ID: 81943


The book is firmly bound. The boards are bowed, a little scuffed at the corners. The edges are foxed and browned. The endpapers are lightly foxed and browned; the text block is clean, free of markings and with only light sporadic spotting. View more info

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Studies Of Savages And Sex

By: Theodore Besterman

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 81948


First edition, 300 pages. The book is firmly bound. The blue cloth boards are a little faded and bowed; the spine is faded/sunned. The top edge is greyed, other edges are browned. The endpapers are lightly browned: the text block is clean free of markings and foxing. View more info