Selected Books for Sale

Below is a selection of books we have available in stock at Bookends of Emsworth that are available for sale through our website only.

Contact  jo@bookendsofemsworth.co.uk for more information about these books, or visit our shop where we have many more books for you to choose from.

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Weeds and Wild Flowers

A magical meeting of the poems of Alice Oswald and the sketchings of Jessica Greenman.
Within its pages, everyday flora take on an extraordinary life for a foothold in a busying world.


Our Price £25

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Art Nouveau

A reprint of the original publication by Rene Beauclair.
"Dessins d'ornementation plane en couleurs art nouveau".
Popular as a reference for interior components and textile designs.


Our Price £15

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Mathematicians Spies and Hackers

This book offers a stimulating journey through the arithmetic of security and secrecy, introduces you to the encryptors and decryptors who determined the destiny of nations and uncovers the language through which computers communicate.


Shrink Wrapped.
Our Price £12

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The Village in the Valley

Some 140 illustrations, many from private collections, support the fully researched text, to give an intriguing insight into this ancient rural village in the beautiful Kennet valley.


Signed by the author.
Our Price £20

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Chinese Turkestan

A photographic journey through an ancient civilization. This book documents the culture and architecture of a region that one day will have changed beyond all recognition.


Our Price £15

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Gravity's Fatal Attraction

Richly illustrated with the images from observatories on the ground and in space, and computer simulations, this book shows how black holes were discovered.


Our Price £15

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The Mariner's Handbook

A special edition produced to mark the Millenium that is a reproduction of the Year 2000 (seventh edition).
This limited souvenir edition is number 1130 of a print run of 2000 copies.


Our Price £25

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Jaeger-LeCoultre

In 1833, at the heart of a remote valley, a brilliant inventor named Antoine LeCoultre set up a small workshop that was to become one of the most prestigious brands in the watch business. This is the story of the Grand Maison.


Our Price £80

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The Ducati Story

Few motorcycle marques have such a facinating history as Ducati. From bombed-out ruins at the end of the Second World War, Ducati has grown to be one of the world's premier motorcycle manufacturers.


Our Price £20

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People of Importance

Beautifully Illustrated book about the wonderful world of Children. Many Pen & Ink Illustrations by Brenda E. Spender and Pencil Drawings by J. H. Dowd.


Our Price £20

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Princess Alice

A portrait of Princess Anne, Queen Victoria's forgotten daughter, who was born in 1843. This first full biography by Gerard Noel records her short but most significant life.


Our Price £40

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Drive It! The Complete Book of Rallycross

In many ways Rallycross holds a unique position in motor sport. This book is a comprehensive guide to the sport, detailing its history and giving advice on how to get started.


Our Price £40

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La Civilite Puerile Et Honnete expliquee Par L'Oncle Eugene

A charming book educating French children in the art of good manners. Illustrated throughout with color lithographs by the famous French artist Maurice Boutet de Monvel.


1st Edition, 1899
Our Price £25

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Red Roses Every Night

An account of London Cinemas under Fire in World War 2. Full page black and white photos of Cinema interiors and personalities, with Appendices and Index. No dust jacket.


1st Edition, 1948
Our Price £35

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Pageant Plays for Children

Amusingly written little plays that have a serious ethical purpose running through most of them which gives a distinct educational value and raises them above the level of the ordinary adapted fairy-tale play.


1st Edition, 1912
Our Price £20

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George Lyttelton's Commonplace Book

Fine memoir of Charles Fisher, killed in the battle of Jutland, and a group of previously unpublished letters between GWL and Rupert Hart-Davis, the prelude to their celebrated correspondence.


Our Price £30