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Batsford century

Batsford (B.T.) ltd., publishers, London

Batsford century

the record of a hundred years of publishing and bookselling, 1843-1943.

by Batsford (B.T.) ltd., publishers, London

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Published by B. T. Batsford ltd in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Publishers and publishing -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Hector Bolitho
    ContributionsBolitho, Hector, 1898-1974
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 147, [1] p.
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16510220M
    LC Control Number44000776

    I discovered The Batsford Colour Book of Dorset on a market stall in a small Dorset town the other day, for £1. What a bargain! Yes, it was written in , but is still largely correct, with a good balance of information to picture content. It is a largish square hardback book, using good heavy quality paper.3/5. The Cotswold Falconry Centre is next to Batsford Arboretum and is a great treat for kids who’re able to watch the birds being flown daily and find out all about the successful breeding programme. The visitor centre at Batsford Arboretum is a triumph of sustainable architecture, whilst meeting the needs of the 21st century/5(K).

    Batsford is a name that was formed by the Anglo-Saxon society of old Britain. The name was thought to have been used for someone who once worked as a coppersmith or a dealer in baterie, which is a term for beaten copper or surname Batsford is possibly derived from the Old French word bateor, meaning one who beats, a term which has been applied to a beater . Batsford’s Half-Guinea Library was a series of sixteen new titles, all published in the time frame, with a few reprints into the s. Illustrated and of good quality, the series focused on British history and geography and was sold in the U.S. (by Scribner’s) and the UK.

    Batsford's Modern Chess Openings, often dubbed 'the chess player's bible', has been a standard source of chess reference for over half a century. This massive stand-alone work covers every principal line of play in every opening variation, thereby providing the distilled essence of contemporary chess theory. The standard reference work on chess openings for more than half a century, earning the epithet 'the chess player's bible'. 'Batsford's Modern Chess Openings' is the most comprehensive single-volume work on the openings. Covering every standard line of play, it provides the distilled essence of contemporary opening theory. This edition is an indispensable reference work for .


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