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The Uncommon Marriage

By: Albery, Peter

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Elek Books: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021230

Condition: Very Good


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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The Mediaeval (Medieval) Builder and His Methods

By: Andrews, Francis B

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Oxford, OUP: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015483

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0711012261

Condition: Very Good


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

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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good


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: £10.00

Publisher: London, The William Morris Society: 1957

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 019380

Condition: Very Good


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

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The Archaeology of Somerset: A Review to 1500AD

By: Aston, Michael / Burrow, Ian (Editors)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Somerset, Somerset County Council: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022114

ISBN: 0861830288

Condition: Very Good


viii + 146pp, index, bibliography, glossary, drawings, plans, black and white photographs throughout. Softback,a VG copy. Personalised gift inscription to title page, probably from one of the authors (Ian Burrow). 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

Condition: Very Good


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

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

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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 1850430381

Condition: Very Good


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 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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0904586014

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0904387488

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0670914827

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

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: 021349

ISBN: 0904201031

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0904201031

Condition: Very Good


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: £150.00

Publisher: London, John Russell Smith: 1858

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019177

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0951253514

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 071346710X

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0750928786

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 1902771222

Condition: As New


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

ISBN: 095089009X

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Near Very Good


69pp, illustrated. Softback, slight creasing to front cover and early pages, a near VG copy, the latest title from Margaret Bramford featuring more recollections from Pershore. View more info

Image for The Cinque Ports and Romney Marsh. New Enlarged Second Edition. Signed Copy.

The Cinque Ports and Romney Marsh. New Enlarged Second Edition. Signed Copy.

By: Brentnall, Margaret

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, John Gifford Ltd: 1980

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022312

ISBN: 0707106265

Condition: Very Good


xii + 286pp, index, bibliography, 2 appendices, 90 illustrations plus 8pp colour plates. Pale blue boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in a near VG (edge chipping/rubs, minor loss) dustwrapper. Flat signed by the author on the title page. 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

Condition: Very Good


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: £20.00

Publisher: London, Great Western Railway:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018648

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 1905981880

Condition: Near Very Good


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

ISBN: 0901272221

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0854353836

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Image for 1939: The Alliance That Never Was and the Coming of World War II

1939: The Alliance That Never Was and the Coming of World War II

By: Carley, Michael Jabara

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, House of Stratus: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 022354

ISBN: 1842320416

Condition: Very Good


xxvii + 320pp, index, bibliography, notes, maps. Red leatherette-style boards, no titling or decorations, slight foxing mainly to edges, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Victorian Worcester: A Biography

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

ISBN: 0955257107

Condition: Good+


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

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017747

ISBN: 0955257107

Condition: Good+


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

ISBN: 1870132262

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0297790323

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good


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 The 'How to Do It' Series Number 61: Decorative Maps

The 'How to Do It' Series Number 61: Decorative Maps

By: Child, Heather

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Studio Publications: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022256

Condition: Very Good


96pp, sources, illustrated throughout. Black boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in a Good (loss mainly to front panel and corners) dustwrapper. 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

ISBN: 0851159478

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0904387054

Condition: Good+


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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good


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 Scottish Gaelic Texts Volume 20: Tales from Highland Perthshire

Scottish Gaelic Texts Volume 20: Tales from Highland Perthshire

By: Collected By Lady Evelyn Stewart Murray, Translated and Edited By Sylvia Robertson and Tony Dilworth

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Scotland, The Scottish Gaelic Texts Society: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022403

ISBN: 0903586029

Condition: Very Good


615pp, index, notes, illustrations, bibliography. Blue cloth boards, light ageing and wear only, a VG copy in (slight edge creasing) dustwrapper. 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

Condition: Good


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 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

ISBN: 0297871730

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0860801071

Condition: Very Good


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 Hengistbury Head (Archaeological Sites)

Hengistbury Head (Archaeological Sites)

By: Cunliffe, Barry

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Paul Elek: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022043

ISBN: 0236401254

Condition: Very Good


95pp, index, bibliography, 3 appendices, 35 maps and illustrations. Brown boards, general ageing to contents, personalised gift inscription from the author to front endpaper, a VG copy in (slightest spine fading, price-clipped) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for English Heritage Book of Iron Age Britain

English Heritage Book of Iron Age Britain

By: Cunliffe, Barry

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, BT Batsford Ltd: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022092

ISBN: 0713471840

Condition: Very Good


128pp, index, further reading, 89 drawings and maps, 13 colour plates. Black boards, bumping to upper front corner otherwise a VG copy in (spine colour faded) dustwrapper. Personalised gift dedication from the author to 1/2 title page. View more info

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Danebury: Anatomy of an Iron Age Hillfort (Batsford Studies in Archaeology)

By: Cunliffe, Barry

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, BT Batsford Ltd: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022095

ISBN: 0713409983

Condition: Very Good


192pp, index, 100 drawings and illustrations. Brown boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in (colour fading to spine and adjacent edges) dustwrapper. View more info