Author Archives: Diana Grant

About Diana Grant

I enjoy reading, collecting books, writing articles and poetry, gardening, cooking, current affairs, craft work, computing, and being with my family. I'm interested in human rights and family law. Until I retired a few years ago, I was a solicitor practising in London. Follow Diana's board Books on Pinterest.

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Vintage Children’s Books

Rudyard Kipling Songs for Youth collected verse including Gunga Din and The Law of the Jungle. 8 illustrated plates tipped-in of paintings in colour by Leo Bates, Hodder & Stoughton. No date (believed to be 1924 1st Edition), Dedication to … Continue reading

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VINTAGE COMICS 1971 – 1978

Comics Box 2 The comics are cheaper than a modern magazine but still have the cachet of collectors’ items and the annuals, costing only slightly more, will enhance your collection. If it is necessary for you to tighten your belt … Continue reading

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GENERAL TECHNICAL BOOKS:

Economics (6th Ed.): EK HUNT and Howard J Sherman Paperback, good condition   First Principles of Economics: RG Lipsey and Colin Harbury 1988 Good Condition Paperback Using Political Ideas 4th Edition – Barbara Goodwin Paperback Very good condition   GCSE … Continue reading

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FOUR VINTAGE TECHNICAL BOOKS FOR BUILDERS, ELECTRICIANS AND DIY ENTHUSIASTS:

Box 3a Electrical Year Book 1934 –  Annual  Handbook First Edition: 1934 Published by Emmott & Company Ltd, Manchester Cloth Binding Hardback, No Dustjacket Book Condition: Very good – foxed but very clean – looks unused Height: 6.25″ , Weight, … Continue reading

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VINTAGE TECHNICAL BOOKS – ENGINEERING, ENGINES AND TRAINS

BOX 3  Practical Electrical Engineering Edited by Edward Molloy by Edward Molloy Pubd. By George Newnes.  Undated, but ca. 1931 Vols. 1,2,4 and 5 (NB Vol 3 missing)  Intended for Electrical Lighting and Power Engineers, Electricians and Wiremen, Wireless Dealers, … Continue reading

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Charles Dickens – Set of Ten Leatherbound Books Ca. 1850

Set of Ten Leatherbound Books by Charles Dickens Published by Chapman & Hall Ca. 1850 The books are in good Condition for their age, some of them with faded spines. £100, or $160.  This is a heavy set, so you … Continue reading

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