|Francis Edwards - Hay-on-Wye|
| Francis Edwards Antiquarian Books,was established in 1855 in the West End of London. Now situated on the top floor of the world famous Hay Cinema Bookshop in Hay-on-Wye,"The Town of Books",the Francis Edwards division occupies four show-rooms and has in stock over 3, 000 volumes. Particular emphasis is on Travel,Natural History,Art & Architecture,History,Naval & Military,Literature and the Social Sciences.
Our recently extended London branch on the ground floor of Quinto Bookshop in Charing Cross Road has in excess of 5, 000 volumes.
Francis Edwards Antiquarian Books
Tel: 01497 820071
"The best book written during this accused war" (Gorky)
First edition in Russian in book form (it was serialized in Letopis’ in the second half of 1916) of Mr Britling sees it through (1916),in Gorky’s words ‘the best,most daring,truthful,and humane book written in Europe during the course of this accursed war’ (Selected Letters,1997,p. 195).
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The 23rd Chelsea Book Fair will be held at the Old Town Hall in the King’s Road,London on 1-2 Nov 2013.
Over its life,the Chelsea fair has become a fixture in the November calendar for book collectors and dealers from Britain,Europe and America. Warmer than Boston,more intimate than York,less formal than Paris – Chelsea has it all. Most of our exhibitors come back year after year,and that’s because sales continue to increase,and the customers return,again and again.
Whether you are a bookseller,a collector or you are simply curious about old,antiquarian and collectable books,maps and ephemera,then the Chelsea Antiquarian Book Fair is not to be missed.
Please visit the Chelsea Book Fair Website¶ Read more...
If my books had been any worse,I should not have been invited to Hollywood,and if they had been any better,I should not have come.
Raymond Chandler,letter to Charles W. Morton ,12 December 1945
Book (Bloomsbury USA)
Antique scrap books...Royal family2011-12-09 17:24:08 by franafly
I just seen all the above posts ...Thanks and so that I can make this clear...they are not the royal family scrap books they were created by a lady who has since then passed away . She was on a mission somewhere in England and was a fan of the Royal family along with other famous people .Maybe they are not worth much ..but then again there are 4 scrap books full of allot of memories that might be valuable to someone .
Oroville Calendar — Mercury-Register
"Arsenic and Old Lace." The three-act play features two eccentric maiden sisters full of kindness, generosity and sympathy tenderly poisoning their lonely, elderly male lodgers.
Exhibits — The Moscow Times
Open Storage of rare books, paintings, graphics, porcelain, bronzes, ceramics, genealogical materials and private collections. Pushkin and ..
Presteigne and Hay-on-Wye (Cassini Old Series Historical Map)
Book (Cassini Publishing Ltd)