Rubbish / Interesting
If you have been in the shop you may have seen our Rubbish/Interesting shelf. We have some old books of similar ilk on a table just now. They are all "rubbish" but may be "interesting".
The Wonder Book of: …. Published by Ward Lock. From OK condition to dire. Currently about 20 volumes including:
Engineering Wonders ...Wonders .... The Wild .... How It’s Done
Scottish Law Reporter, vols 11 and 12 : 1873-74 and 1875-75
History of England, Hume, Smollett and Jones. Published by James Semple. Volume 3 only
Good Words 1868
Quiver 1871 and 1873
Poppyland, H. de Vere Stacpoole, John Lane 1914
Robinson Crusoe, Daniel de Foe, Collins, drawings by J. Finnemore
Cassell Library of English Literature. Volumes 2, 4 and 5
The Modern Boy’s Annual 1931
House and Cottage Construction, H.B. Newbold, Caxton 4 volumes
Robert Watt: Physician and Bibliographer, Archibald Goodal & Thomas Gibson journal reprint of 1963 article.
Every Boy’s Hobby Annual, Amalgamated Press, undated. Dire condition!
6 hardback novels by "Pansy", Ward Lock.
Cassell’s Magazine rebound 1904. Also has The Quiver.
The Connoisseur Vols. 17 and 19, 1907
La Face de la Terre (Das Antlitz der Erde), Ed. Suess vol 1. Armand Colin & Co., 1897
Lost Sir Massingberd, James Payn, Chatto & Windus, undated.
Harmsworth Natural History vol. 2 and 3 only
Public General Acts and Measures 1929-30 and 1930-31 and 1931-32 HMSO
Harrap’s Standard French English Dictionary 2 volumes, J.E. Mansion (ed) revised edition 1940 Part 2 appears to be signed by Mansion.
Living Animals of the World: Birds
Cassell’s New Popular Educator vols 1 and 2 only
Daily Mail Pictorial Animal Book, 1961
The History of Cumberland, William Hutchinson , 1974 reprint. Volumes 1 and 2
The Times History of the War 1914, vols. 1-6
Bell’s Dictionary and Digest of the Law of Scotland
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. About 10 volumes from 1955 – 1967
The Modern Electrical Engineer, Caxton Publishing. Volumes 1, 3, 4
Tobias Smollett. Four volumes. Dalquhurn edition. No. 8 of 1000, George D. Sproul, 1908 Content OK but spines gone.
Various Acts of Parliament 1882 relating to police, railways, water etc in Scotland. Bound in a single volume.