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RONALDS, Alfred. The Fly-Fisher's Entomology, with…

RONALDS, Alfred. The Fly-Fisher's Entomology, with Coloured Representations of the Natural and Artificial Insect, and a Few Observations and Instructions on Trout and Grayling Fishing.

Longman, Green, and Co. 1883.


8vo. Original dark green cloth lettered in gilt and blocked in blind; pp. xvi + 132 + 24 (advertisements); 20 hand-coloured engraved plates, mostly of flies, though the frontispiece is of…

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RONTGEN, W.C. and L. ZEHNDER. Ueber den Einfluss…

RONTGEN, W.C. and L. ZEHNDER. Ueber den Einfluss des Druckes auf die Brechungsexponenten von Wasser, Benzol, Aethylather und einigen Alkoholen.

Leipzig: Johann Ambrosius Barth. 1891.


8vo. Original tan paper wrapper; pp. 24 - 51, one folding plate; small ink marks to rear, very good.Offprint from Annalen der Physik and Chemie, Neue Folge, Band XLIV. Scarce. One of a run…

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ROOKE, Noel. Framed Original watercolour of a…

Inscribed to his friend and pupil Eric Gill

ROOKE, Noel. Framed Original watercolour of a charming scene of the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice seen from the water with a faint pencilled sketch of a boat on the water at the left.

Venice 1908.


Mounted, framed and glazed, 375 x 285mm in frame.A fine original watercolour of Venice with some unfinshed pencil sketching. Signed in pencil by Rooke "To AER Gill from Noel Rooke…

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ROOSEVELT, Theodore. American Bears.

Boulder: Roberts Rinehart Publishers. 1997.


8vo. Original paper wrappers; pp. xii + 194, photogprahic plates; near fine.First edition. A selection fo Rooevelt's writings dealing with bears and bear hunting.


ROOTES The New Humber


ROPER, Walter F. Experiments of a Handgunner.

ROPER, Walter F. Experiments of a Handgunner.

New York. Stackpole and Heck, Inc.. 1949.


8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper. With 60 illustrations. A very good copy.First edition. "Sixteen chapters with 60 illustrations describe fundamental experiments on all parts…

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ROSE, John. The Vodka Cookbook.

Kyle Cathie Ltd. 2005.


Square 8vo., original boards. A fine copy.First edition. "This book is an eclectic collection of foods influenced by many different cuisines-from French to Italian, Mexican to…

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ROSE, Jonathan. The Literary Churchill - Author, Reader, Actor.

London, Yale University Press, 2014.


8vo. Original black cloth with illustrated dust jacket; pp. xii, 516; fine.First Edition.


ROSELL, Jaime. Toros: Visión Gráfica de la Fiesta Nacional Española.

Impreso en los talleres de Gráficas VIOR - Barcelona, [c.1960].


Oblong 8vo, original printed wrappers; illustrated with black and white plates; very good.First edition. There are two flyers inserted into the book:One flyer for the Grandioso Festival de…

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ROSEN, Ruth Chier. Freeze 'n Easy.  A chest of…

ROSEN, Ruth Chier. Freeze 'n Easy. A chest of treasured recipes and ideas for the freezer.

New York. Richards Rosen Associates. 1960.


8vo., original spiral binding. Fully illustrated. A fine copy in original box.First edition.


ROSENBERG, Harold. The Tradition of the New.

New York: Horizon Press, 1959.


8vo, original cloth-backed boards, in Willem de Kooning dust-jacket; a used copy; provenance: from the library of the art critic Bevis Hillier with occasional manuscript notes in his…

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ROSENTHAL, Harold (editor). Opera Annual, No.5…

ROSENTHAL, Harold (editor). Opera Annual, No.5. Special Festivals Number.

John Calder. 1958.


Royal 8vo. Original black cloth; illustrated with photographs; small faded patch on front cover, otherwise a very good copy in dust-jacket which has portions missing from spine and front panel.First edition.

ROSENTHAL, Harold (editor). Opera Annual, No.8.

ROSENTHAL, Harold (editor). Opera Annual, No.8.

John Calder. 1962.


Royal 8vo. Original pink cloth; illustrated with photographs; light browning to endpapers, otherwise a very nice copy in the dust-jacket.First edition.


ROSKILL, Stephen. Admiral of the Fleet. Earl Beatty.



ROSS, Josephine Beaton in Vogue.

New York. Clarkson N. Potter. 1986.


Square 4to., in original cloth with price-clipped dust wrapper. With 293 illustrations, 32 in colour. Neat small red ink previous owner's stamp, spibne of wrapper slightly sunned…

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