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The Uncommon Marriage

By: Albery, Peter

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Elek Books: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021230


260pp. Blue boards, light general ageing, a VG copy in (a few marks to rear panel) dustwrapper. An historical novel based on Anne Boleyn. View more info

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Cry 'God for Richard'

By: Allison Williams, Jean

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Ltd: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021229


191pp. Black boards, general light ageing, a VG copy in (edge rubbing, a few marks to rear panel) dustwrapper (designed by Barbara Walton). A historical novel. View more info

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The Mediaeval (Medieval) Builder and His Methods

By: Andrews, Francis B

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Oxford, OUP: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015483


iv + 99pp, 2 appendices, 13 plates plus drawings in text. Gilt on dark green buckram, foxing to edges and on some pages but generally very light. Owners pencilled name to front endpaper otherwise a VG clean tight copy, rough cut fore-edge. A very nice copy of the scarce first edition. No dustwrapper. Includes a loose insert "With the Author's kind regards. 29th September 1925." View more info

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Blue Skirts into Blue Stockings, or, Recollections of Christ's Hospital

By: Angus, Louie

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Ian Allan: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R15218


152pp, illustrated endpapers, illustrated. Blue boards, VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Memories of Christ's Hospital by the author, a Child of the House from 1916 to 1925 in Ward Three. View more info

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Shipbuilding & Shipping Record. Volume 79 (Seventy-Nine). From January 3 to June 26, 1952

By: Anon

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Shipbuilding & Shipping Record: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017222


832pp, indexes, bound issues in publisher's binding, illustrated. Gilt titling on blue boards, a VG clean tight copy, light ageing only. Heavy book, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

Image for Echoes from the Clubs: A Record of Political Topics and Social Amenities. Volume I May - October, 1867; Volume II November 1867 - April 1868; Volume III May - December 1868

Echoes from the Clubs: A Record of Political Topics and Social Amenities. Volume I May - October, 1867; Volume II November 1867 - April 1868; Volume III May - December 1868

By: Anon

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, Offices of 'Echoes from the Clubs': 1867

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 016730


3 volumes of a weekly magazine, published every Wednesday. All volumes in martching green boards, gilt border to each panel, gilt titling. Volume I: v+ 401pp, index. Light wear, rear endpaper creased. Volume II: v + 453pp, illustrated. Light wear, illustrated. Volume III: vi + 672pp. 15mm split to spine top otherwise light wear, general foxing, numerous double page illustrations plus folding plates, some of which have been misfolded and sit unevenly, with some creasing a... View more info

Image for The Preambles to the Patents for Advancing the Right Honourable William Lord Dartmouth to the Dignity of Viscount Lewisham, in the County of Kent..

The Preambles to the Patents for Advancing the Right Honourable William Lord Dartmouth to the Dignity of Viscount Lewisham, in the County of Kent..

By: Anon

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Printed for J. Morphew, Near Stationers-Hall: 1711

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020960


The Preambles to the Patents for Advancing the Right Honourable William Lord Dartmouth to the Dignity of Viscount Lewisham, in the County of Kent.. Thomas Lord Raby, Viscount Wentworth, of Wentworth-Woodhouse and Stainborough, in the County of York. And Robert Lord Ferrers, Viscount Tamworth, in the County of Stafford.Modern rebinding, quarter-bound in dark brown buckram over tan cloth boards, blind-stamped panel of buckram to front board, 8pp, horizontal internal crease... View more info

Image for Transactions of the William Morris Society: Bernard Shaw and William Morris. A Lecture Given on May 11, 1956, on Behalf of the William Morris Society, at a Joint Meeting with the Shaw Society During the Shaw Centenary Year

Transactions of the William Morris Society: Bernard Shaw and William Morris. A Lecture Given on May 11, 1956, on Behalf of the William Morris Society, at a Joint Meeting with the Shaw Society During the Shaw Centenary Year

By: Arnot, R Page

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The William Morris Society: 1957

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 019380


26pp, 1 of 350 copies printed. Card covers, slight creasing to upper front corner otherwise light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The King's Customs: Vol I: An Account of Maritime Revenue & Contraband Traffic in England, Scotland, & Ireland, from the Earliest Times to the Year 1800. Vol II: ...the Introduction of Free Trade & the Abolition of the Navigation & Corn Laws, from 1801-55

The King's Customs: Vol I: An Account of Maritime Revenue & Contraband Traffic in England, Scotland, & Ireland, from the Earliest Times to the Year 1800. Vol II: ...the Introduction of Free Trade & the Abolition of the Navigation & Corn Laws, from 1801-55

By: Atton, Henry / Holland, Henry Hurst / Preface By FS Parry

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Frank Cass: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 017862


Volume I: (first edition 1908) xv + 489pp, 4 illustrations, one folding, index, appendix. Volume II: (first edition 1910) xii + 507pp, 7 illustrations, index, addenda. Both columes , gilt on green cloth, gilt on black title label to spine. Very light wear only, a super set of the 2 volume reprint. View more info

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The Richard III Society: A History. The First Fifty Years, a Personal Account

By: Awdry, George

Price: £20.00

Publisher: George Awdry: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021400


72pp, illustrations. Red card covers, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Voyagers to the West: Emigration from Britain to America on the Eve of the Revolution

Voyagers to the West: Emigration from Britain to America on the Eve of the Revolution

By: Bailyn, Bernard (With the Assistance of Barbara DeWolfe)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, IB Tauris & Co Ltd: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016817


xxvii + 668pp, index, maps, illustrations, tables, 36pp 'Voyagers in Flight: A Sketchbbok of Runaway Servants 1774-1775' colour booklet bound in. Blue boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Old Prison: The Story of the House of Correction at Northleach

The Old Prison: The Story of the House of Correction at Northleach

By: Banks, Michael

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Friends of the Cotswolds: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018856


194pp, footnotes, illustrations. Softback, crease to front cover otherwise light wear only, a Good+ copy. View more info

Image for Romance Around Stony Stratford (RE Barley) with a Sketch of Its History and Charities (CP Woollard)

Romance Around Stony Stratford (RE Barley) with a Sketch of Its History and Charities (CP Woollard)

By: Barley, R Ewart . Woollard, CP

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Eastbourne, Oc Barley: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017812


80pp, 12 plates (3 more than listed). Brown boards, slightly sprung, slight bumping, period (1931) gift inscription to front endpaper, overall a VG tight copy in (slight spine fading) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Edward IV's French Expedition of 1475 - The Leaders and Their Badges Being MS.2 M.16 College of Arms

Edward IV's French Expedition of 1475 - The Leaders and Their Badges Being MS.2 M.16 College of Arms

By: Barnard, Francis Pierrepoint

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Dursley, Gloucester Reprints: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 020731


xv + 8pp plates + viii + 162pp, indexes, 2 plates, list of works cited. Originally published in 1925, this is a slightly smaller format facsimile reprint. Blue boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in a a price-clipped dustwrapper. View more info

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The History and Antiquities of the City of Bristol

By: Barrett, William

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Gloucester, Alan Sutton: 1982

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 017263


xix + 704pp, illustrations, folding city plan. Black boards, neat dated owner's name to front pastedown otherwise a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. This is an unnumbered copy of a limited edition facsimile reprint of 250 copies. First published in 1789. View more info

Image for Soul of the Age: The Life, Mind and World of William Shakespeare

Soul of the Age: The Life, Mind and World of William Shakespeare

By: Bate, Jonathan

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Viking: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021815


xii + 500pp, index, references, illustrations. Black boards, light wear and ageing, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

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Romance of Great Businesses

By: Beable, William Henry (Foreword By The Right Hon Lord Riddell)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Heath Cranton Ltd: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020201


320pp, illustrated. Blue cloth boards, light wear only, clean and bright, some foxing to contents, mainly to page edges, overall a VG copy without dustwrapper. History of 32 British businesses, from WH Smith to Glaxo, BP to Odhams. View more info

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Compton Verney: A History of the House and Its Owners

By: Bearman, Robert (Editor)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Stratford-upon-Avon, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021349


188pp, index, 59 plates, notes. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Compton Verney: A History of the House and Its Owners

Compton Verney: A History of the House and Its Owners

By: Bearman, Robert (Editor)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Stratford-upon-Avon, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021414


188pp, index, 59 plates, notes. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Blazon of Episcopacy

The Blazon of Episcopacy

By: Bedford, Rev. WK Riland

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, John Russell Smith: 1858

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019177


viii + 144pp, addenda et corrigenda, 61 plates showing the various Arms of the Bishops. Brown blind-stamped boards, gilt titling to spine faded, some edge rubbing and bumping. Top edge of pages gilt, fore- and bottom edges rough cut, general foxing throughout, occasional short edge tears, overall a Good tight copy of the scarce first edition. Covers Canterbury, St. Asaph, Bangor, Bath and Wells, Bristol, Chichester, St. David's, Ely, Exeter, Gloucester, Hereford, Lichfie... View more info

Image for A Strange Accident of State: Henry VII and the Lambert Simnel Conspiracy

A Strange Accident of State: Henry VII and the Lambert Simnel Conspiracy

By: Beeston, David

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Derbyshire, Birchwood Publications: 2004

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 018238


70pp, references, illustrations, family trees. Softback, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Know the Landscape: Estates and the English Countryside. 'wealth, Rank And Ostentation in the Landscape'.

Know the Landscape: Estates and the English Countryside. 'wealth, Rank And Ostentation in the Landscape'.

By: Bettey, JH

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Batsford Ltd: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020802


160pp, index, notes, 74 illustrations. Softback, an excellent copy. This book discusses the effect which different kinds of estates have had on the landscape, particularly since the Norman Conquest and the clues to look for. View more info

Image for Hotspur. Henry Percy: Medieval Rebel

Hotspur. Henry Percy: Medieval Rebel

By: Boardman, A.W.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Stroud, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021913


x + 230pp, index, bibliography, notes, 8pp plates. Black boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Biography of the character immortalised by Shakespeare in Henry IV, his background, overbearing family and his rise to fame which brought him into direct conflict with the king. View more info

Image for Roman Alcester: Series: Volume 3. Roman Alcester Northern Extramural Area. 1969 - 1988 Excavations (CBA Research Report 127)

Roman Alcester: Series: Volume 3. Roman Alcester Northern Extramural Area. 1969 - 1988 Excavations (CBA Research Report 127)

By: Booth, Paul / Evans, Jeremy

Price: £25.00

Publisher: York, Council for British Archaeology: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020751


xviii + 328pp, index, bibliography, 177 figures, 28 plates, 45 tables, 31 microfiche tables. Large format softback, as new. View more info

Image for My Dear Max: The Letters of Brendan Bracken to Lord Beaverbrook, 1925-58 (Sources for Modern British History)

My Dear Max: The Letters of Brendan Bracken to Lord Beaverbrook, 1925-58 (Sources for Modern British History)

By: Bracken, Brendan / Beaverbrook, William Maxwell Aitken / Cockett, Richard (Edited with an Introduction by)

Price: £42.00

Publisher: London, The Historians' Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018298


vii + 224pp, index, bibliography. Blue boards, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Voices from the Past: Pershore 1900 - 1935

Voices from the Past: Pershore 1900 - 1935

By: Bramford, Margaret

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Malvern, Margaret Bramford: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020272


69pp, illustrated. Softback, a Fine copy, the latest title from Margaret Bramford featuring more recollections from Pershore. View more info

Image for The Innocence of Edith Thompson: A Study in Old Bailey Justice

The Innocence of Edith Thompson: A Study in Old Bailey Justice

By: Broad, Lewis

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021893


303pp, frontispiece. Red boards, slight dulling to spine otherwise light wear only, browning to pages, overall a VG copy without dustwrapper. The purpose of this book was to prove the innocence of Edith Thompson, using the evidence and letters available to the court and jury at the time. The famous case of Percy Thompson, murdered by Edith Thompson's lover, Frederick Bywater, for which both he and Edith paid the ultimate price. View more info

Image for HP Bulmer Centenary 1887 - 1987

HP Bulmer Centenary 1887 - 1987

By: Bulmer, Esmond

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Hereford, HP Bulmer Holdings PLC: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017847


24pp commemorative brochure, fully illustrated in colour. Large format softback, light wear only, small label glue mark to front, overall a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for From Cave Man to Roman in Britain

From Cave Man to Roman in Britain

By: Burrow, Edward J

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Great Western Railway:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018648


60pp, bibliography, map, illustrations. Small softback publication, edge creasing/small edge tears to oversize card wraps, light ageing to contents, staples rusty with small staining adjacent in places, a Good copy of a scarce GWR original publication. Undated, circa 1925. View more info

Image for The Publications of the Harleian Society Volume XII: The Visitation of the County of Warwick in the Year 1619 Taken By William Camden, Clarencieux King of Arms

The Publications of the Harleian Society Volume XII: The Visitation of the County of Warwick in the Year 1619 Taken By William Camden, Clarencieux King of Arms

By: Camden, William / Fetherston, John (Editor)

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, The Harleian Society: 1877

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020954


xx + 464pp, index, 4pp non-paginated facsimile signatures of Warwickshire gentry from original loose papers of the visitation of 1619. The main text body is the Visitation of the County of Warwick taken 1619 by Samson Lennard Blewmantle & Augustyn Vincent Rouge Roye, being Marshalls and Deputies for William Caxton, Clarentiux King of Armes. Original mauve boards are now faded, spine has been rebacked (slight edge fraying), gilt decoration to front board, gilt titling to ... View more info

Image for The Society for Medieval Archaeology Monograph 26: Excavations at Dryslwyn Castle 1980-1995

The Society for Medieval Archaeology Monograph 26: Excavations at Dryslwyn Castle 1980-1995

By: Caple, Chris

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Society for Medieval Archaeology: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021202


xiii + 368pp, index, bibliography, drawings, charts, plans, black and white photographs. Large format softback, heavy corner crease to lower front corner of cover and early pages, otherwise light wear only. View more info

Image for Jobs in the Countryside: Studies in North Lancashire and Cumbria (Centre for North West Regional Studies Resource Paper)

Jobs in the Countryside: Studies in North Lancashire and Cumbria (Centre for North West Regional Studies Resource Paper)

By: Capstick, Margaret / Clark, Gordon / Doherty, John

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lancaster, University of Lancaster, Centre for North West Regional Studies: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021108


viii + 136pp, 3 appendices, chapter notes, maps, charts, tables. Large format softback, minor marks / sligfht foxing to covers, otherwise light ageing and wear, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Combat Over Spain: Memoirs of a Nationalist Fighter Pilot 1936 - 1939

Combat Over Spain: Memoirs of a Nationalist Fighter Pilot 1936 - 1939

By: Captain José Larios, Marquis of Larios, Duke of Lerma

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Neville Spearman: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019225


x + 314pp, index, 6pp maps, 18pp plates plus frontispiece. Blue boards, light ageing, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Undated but assumed to be 1968 1st edition (ref British Library). View more info

Image for Echoes and Reminiscences of Medical Practitioners in Cheltenham of the Nineteenth Century

Echoes and Reminiscences of Medical Practitioners in Cheltenham of the Nineteenth Century

By: Cardew, G Arthur

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Cheltenham, Ed J Burrow & Co Ltd: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R15117


57pp, list of subscribers, 11pp plates. Blind-stamped blue boards, undated but presumed to be 1930 1st edition (ref British Library). Light foxing mainly to untrimmed fore-edge of pages, a VG clean tight copy without dustwrapper. View more info

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Victorian Worcester: A Biography

By: Carpenter, Jeff

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Worcester, Brockhill Publishing: 2006

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017746


156pp, index, references, illustrations including 8 in colour. Softback, laminate lifting slightly at edges otherwise light wear only, a near Very Good clean tight copy. Signed by the author on front free endpaper. View more info

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Victorian Worcester: A Biography

By: Carpenter, Jeff

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Worcester, Brockhill Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017747


156pp, index, references, illustrations including 8 in colour. Softback, laminate lifting at one corner otherwise light wear only, a near Very Good clean tight copy. Signed by the author on front free endpaper. View more info

Image for Portavo : An Irish Townland and Its Peoples. Part Two (2, II): The Famine to the Present

Portavo : An Irish Townland and Its Peoples. Part Two (2, II): The Famine to the Present

By: Carr, Peter

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Belfast, The White Row Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021542


xiv + 380pp, index (both volumes), bibliography, notes, appendix, family tree, map, illustrations, some in colour. Black boards, an excellent copy in dustwrapper. Includes a loose Erratum slip. Pagination and chapter numbers run across both volumes. This is volume 2 only. View more info

Image for English Foxhunting: A History

English Foxhunting: A History

By: Carr, Raymond

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1986

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 021850


xix + 275pp, index, bibliography, source notes, 2 maps. Revised paperback edition with a new epilogue. Softback, light reading wear, slight fading to spine, general browning to pages, overall a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Dictes and Sayings of the Philosophers: A Facsimile Reproduction of the First Book Printed in England By William Caxton, in 1477.

The Dictes and Sayings of the Philosophers: A Facsimile Reproduction of the First Book Printed in England By William Caxton, in 1477.

By: Caxton, William / Blades, William (Preface)

Price: £225.00

Publisher: London, Elliot Stock: 1877

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015956


xii + 150pp. Blind-stamp decorated brown cloth boards, untitled, rubs to spine head/tail and corners, owner's name and small label to front endpaper, slight foxing mainly to endpapers, front hinge very slightly weakening but still firm. Overall a Good copy of this first facsimile. View more info

Image for King John: New Interpretations

King John: New Interpretations

By: Church, SD (Editor)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Woodbridge, Boydell Press: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021325


xxvi + 361pp, footnotes, 15 tables, 9 figures. A collection of 15 essays. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Richard III Up to Shakespeare

Richard III Up to Shakespeare

By: Churchill, George Bosworth

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Dursley, Alan Sutton: 1976

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 020648


xi + 548pp, bibliographical index, addendum, Brown boards, general foxing/browning to contents, overall a Good+ copy in a VG price-clipped dustwrapper. Originally published in 1900, this book sets out to show the nature of the raw material available to Shakespeare's hand when he began to write his play 'Richard III'. View more info

Image for The History & Description of the Town and Borough of Ipswich Including the Villages and Country Seats in Its Vicinity More Particularly Those Situated on the Banks of the Orwell.

The History & Description of the Town and Borough of Ipswich Including the Villages and Country Seats in Its Vicinity More Particularly Those Situated on the Banks of the Orwell.

By: Clarke, GR

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, Printed & Published By S.Piper: 1830

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R14893


504pp, general index, addenda, subscribers, errata, preface, 19 illustrations plus frontispiece, as called for. . Recently rebound in half leather over marbled boards, 5 raised bands, blind-stamped decoration to each compartment, gilt titling to red label in second compartment. New endpapers. Edge staining to early pages, illustrations and text unaffected, some foxing throughout, generally a Good clean tight copy in a very handsome and excellent binding. First edition. View more info

Image for The Suburban Homes of London: A Residential Guide to Favourite London Localities, Their Society, Celebrities, and Associations  with Notes on Their Rental, Rates and House Accommodation

The Suburban Homes of London: A Residential Guide to Favourite London Localities, Their Society, Celebrities, and Associations with Notes on Their Rental, Rates and House Accommodation

By: Clarke, WS

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1881

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016007


x + 562pp + 32pp adverts at rear. Map. Period pictorial decorated boards, colour fading to spine, slight edge rubbing. Spotting to edges and to contents, edge tear to map. No inscriptions. A fascinating period study of London, each district covered in a separate chapter. A good copy of the very scarce first edition. View more info

Image for Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age

Northumbrian Crosses of the Pre-Norman Age

By: Collingwood, WG (President of the Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian Society)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Gwyer: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R14872


196pp, index, 227 illustrations. Large format, gilt spine titling on blue boards, blind-stamped decoration to front board. Minor split to spine head (5mm), otherwise general light external wear with minor rubs only. Light foxing only mainly to endpapers, owners name to front endpaper otherwise contents generally clean and VG. Slight corner creasing to a few pages. Contents cover the following topics:- I The Rude Stone Pillar; II Staff Roods; III Crossed Slabs; IV The Nor... View more info

Image for Luton at War. Volumes One and Two

Luton at War. Volumes One and Two

By: Compiled By the Luton News

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Dunstable, The Book Castle: 2000

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 021397


2 volume set, both volumes 1st thus reprints in larger format. , Volume 1 ISBN 1871199441 2000 224pp. Volume 2 ISBN 1871199492 2001 233pp. Illustrated with black and white photographs, index, awards and decorations, the Roll of Honour. Light wear only, a VG set. Covers 1939 - 1945. View more info

Image for Intercept: The Secret History of Computers and Spies

Intercept: The Secret History of Computers and Spies

By: Corera, Gordon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021286


431pp, index, notes, not illustrated. Black boards, light wear only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Country Houses in Britain - Can They survive? An Independent Report

Country Houses in Britain - Can They survive? An Independent Report

By: Cornforth, John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Country Life Books: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021398


x + 130pp, appendix, maps, photographs. Softback, light wear only, slight ageing to pages, overall a VG copy. View more info

Image for A History of Swindon to 1965

A History of Swindon to 1965

By: Crittall, Elizabeth / Rogers, KH / Shrimpton, Colin / with Architectural Descriptions Prepared in Collaboration with Margaret Tomlinson

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Swindon, Wilts.County Council Library & Museum Service: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 020827


70pp, maps and illustrations. Reprinted from The Victoria History of Wiltshire Volume IX. Large format softback, small label glue mark to rear otherwise light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Warwickshire: Historical, Descriptive and Biographical, in the Reign of King Edward VII

Warwickshire: Historical, Descriptive and Biographical, in the Reign of King Edward VII

By: Dale, John (Editor)

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London, JG Hammond & Company Ltd:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016220


Undated, circa 1910. 172pp, illustrated. Gilt on full leather boards, decoration to front board, blind-stamped rear board, gilt edge dentelles to both pastedowns, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. 2 inscriptions to front endpaper, dated 1923 and 1954 respectively, light edge rubbing to boards, overall a VG clean tight copy. Includes a history of the county plus an extensive biographical section of leading characters of the period, most with thumbnail photography accompa... View more info

Image for Rooms of Time: Memories of Ulster People

Rooms of Time: Memories of Ulster People

By: Dallat, Cahal / Gibson, Faith

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Antrim, Greystone Books Ltd: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019223


x + 206pp, 3 appendices, black and white photographs. Laminated pictorial boards, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. View more info