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A Library Miscellany

Cock-Starkey, Claire
What can be found in the Vatican's Secret Archive? How many books did Charles Darwin's library aboard the Beagle hold? Which library is home to a colony of bats? Packed with unusual facts and statistics, this is the perfect volume for library enthusiasts, bibliophiles and readers everywhere.

Accent: B1-C2 (Collins Work on Your...)

Ashton, Helen
Clearer pronunciation for better communication

Amelia Earhart

Sanchez Vegara, Maria Isabel
Meet the first female flier to fly solo across the Atlantic ocean in this book for readers as young as 4 years. Part of the Little People, Big Dreams series that introduces children to history's highest achievers.

Around the World in 80 Novels: A Global Journey Inspired by Writers from Every Continent

Russell, Henry
Whether you're a regular globe-trotter or an armchair traveller, these 80 works conjure up the spirit of place for locations on every continent.

Aveling & Porter: An Illustrated History

Preston, James
A fascinating history of one of British industry's most iconic names. As the world's most prolific manufacturer, Aveling & Porter became synonymous with the road roller.

Beauty Of Everyday Things

Yanagi, Soetsu
Long revered as the authority on craftsmanship and Japanese aesthetics, Yanagi devoted his life and writing to defend the value of craft. In an age of feeble and ugly machine-made things, The Beauty of Everyday Things is a call to deepen relationships with the objects that surround people.

Bibliophile: An Illustrated Miscellany

Mount, Jane
The ultimate gift for book lovers, this volume brims with literary treasures, all delightfully illustrated by beloved artist and founder of Ideal Bookshelf, Jane Mount.

Bus Ancillary Vehicles: The Municipal Support Fleet

Booth, Gavin
An expert survey of the essential but often forgotten parts of the municipal bus fleets, drawing on a full range of archive images.

Chambers Back-words for Crosswords

This revised edition offers help and solutions for all crossword puzzlers and wordgame enthusiasts. Specially devised to help the wordgame player who knows the end of a word but not the beginning of it, the words are listed by length and in alphabetical order from the end of each word.

Chambers Crossword Dictionary

(ed.), Chambers
Over 500,000 solutions for cryptic and quick crosswords