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1676 The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain England Scotland Ireland Speed
1676 The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain England Scotland Ireland Speed

Price: £1,800.00

A collection of leaves from the highly sought after geographical work; The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain. Complete with the maps this is around 100,000. Containing; the original title page in both red and black printing, two dedication...

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1748 Pomponii Melae De Situ Orbis Libri III Petri Joannis Nunnesii
1748 Pomponii Melae De Situ Orbis Libri III Petri Joannis Nunnesii

Price: £950.00

An extremely scarce copy of A. Gronovius's 1748 edition of this ancient geographical text. With engraved frontispiece and one folding map (collated complete). With several illustrations in the text throughout, decorative...

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1793 The Geographical Magazine New System of Geography William Martyn
1793 The Geographical Magazine New System of Geography William Martyn

Price: £795.00

A rare copy of this early geographical work, featuring beautifully illustrated maps throughout. With thirteen engraved plates of views, including a frontispiece and thirteen folding maps. Maps are by 18th century geographer J....

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1802 Cary's New Itinerary or an Accurate Delineation of the Great Roads England
1802 Cary's New Itinerary or an Accurate Delineation of the Great Roads England

Price: £470.00

A comprehensive study of all the major roads in England and WalesSecond Edition, with ImprovementsA smart copy of Cary, straight from a country house library.Originally a commission by the Postmaster General and with two...

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1813 The Cambrian Traveller's Guide In Every Direction G Nicholson Illustrated
1813 The Cambrian Traveller's Guide In Every Direction G Nicholson Illustrated

Price: £165.00

A comprehensive guide to Wales and its surrounding districts.The Second Edition.Direct from the Regency library of Elizabeth Greenly, later Lady Elizabeth Coffin Greenly. Elizabeth Greenly, born at Titley Court, Herefordshire, was...

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1814 2vol Ferguson Evans Forbes New System Geography Universal Foldout Maps
1814 2vol Ferguson Evans Forbes New System Geography Universal Foldout Maps

Price: £440.00

A New System of Geography and Universal History of the Known World; Comprending a Copious and Accurate Description of the Ancient and Modern State of Europe, Asia, Africa and America; With the situation, extent and population of their...

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1819 2Vol An Historical Geography of the Old and New Testament Edward Wells
1819 2Vol An Historical Geography of the Old and New Testament Edward Wells

Price: £225.00

A highly descriptive account into the geographical mapping of places listed within the Old and New Testaments. Featuring nine folding maps, and one folding plate to volume one. As well as Volume two having four folding maps, and...

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1822 Lavoisne's Complete Genealogical Historical & Geographical Atlas Coloured
1822 Lavoisne's Complete Genealogical Historical & Geographical Atlas Coloured

Price: £525.00

A scarce and delightfully hand-coloured atlas "being a general guide to history, both ancient and modern." Third edition. Extremely uncommon London printing. "Exhibiting an accurate account of the origin, descent, and marriages,...

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1823 An Introduction to the Use of the Globes W. Field Sixth Edition
1823 An Introduction to the Use of the Globes W. Field Sixth Edition

Price: £49.99

A scarce geographical work, designed to be used within schools and for examination preparation. Sixth edition. With questions for examination, adapted to the presiding lessons, and answers to the questions, all bound into the rear....

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1828 Rough Notes Some Rapid Journeys Across the Pampas F B Head Uncommon
1828 Rough Notes Some Rapid Journeys Across the Pampas F B Head Uncommon

Price: £68.00

An uncommon copy of this travel work by Captain Francis Bond Head. Captain Francis Bond Head (1793-1875), known as 'Galloping Head', was an officer in the corps of Royal Engineers of the British Army from 1811 to 1825 and was...

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1829 Patersons Roads 18th Edition England Wales Edward Mogg Fold Out Maps Scarce
1829 Patersons Roads 18th Edition England Wales Edward Mogg Fold Out Maps Scarce

Price: £170.00

A complete copy of the last and most comprehensive edition of 'Paterson's Roads'. "To which are added Topographical Sketches of the several Cities, Market Towns, and remarkable Villages; and Descriptive Accounts of the Principal...

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1841 Perkins World As It Is View Of Conditions Principle Nations Engravings Map
1841 Perkins World As It Is View Of Conditions Principle Nations Engravings Map

Price: £34.99

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1843 Walker's Cambridgeshire Folding Pocket Map Colour Engraved Very Scarce
1843 Walker's Cambridgeshire Folding Pocket Map Colour Engraved Very Scarce

Price: £110.00

An edition of this fold-out pocket map of the county of Cambridgeshire by mapmakers John and Charles Walker.This beautifully engraved map details the boroughs, towns and roads of Cambridgeshire as well as gives the approximate population...

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1850 The Yearbook of the Country by William Howitt Illustrated
1850 The Yearbook of the Country by William Howitt Illustrated

Price: £29.99

A copy of The Year-Book of the Country; or, the Field, the Forest, and the Fireside.By William Howitt, Author of The Book of the Seasons, Rural Life of England, &c.lllustrations from designs by Birket Foster.

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1858 7vol A Gazetteer of the World Dictionary of Geographical Knowledge Society
1858 7vol A Gazetteer of the World Dictionary of Geographical Knowledge Society

Price: £490.00

A geographical dictionary of the world, containing social and political histories, geographical details, and much more. Volume I: AA- Brazey Volume II: Brazil-Derry Volume III: Derrygyle-Hensall Volume IV: Hensburrow-Luirn Volume...

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1858 MAP ENGLAND WALES Trigonometrical Survey J. WYLD
1858 MAP ENGLAND WALES Trigonometrical Survey J. WYLD

Price: £265.00

A scarce and impressive mid Victorian hand-coloured map of England and Wales. Divided into two folding maps, one showing the North (as far as Perth, Scotland) and one the South (to Dieppe, France), within a slipcase. The maps...

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1859 Greece Pictorial Descriptive and Historical Christopher Wordsworth Maps
1859 Greece Pictorial Descriptive and Historical Christopher Wordsworth Maps

Price: £570.00

A beautifully bound and illustrated copy of this work on Greece.In an attractive red morocco binding with gilt detailing.Original publisher's advertisements to the rear. Profusely illustrated with fifteen steel engraved plates, four...

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1862 2Vol North America Anthony Trollope Second Edition Folding Map
1862 2Vol North America Anthony Trollope Second Edition Folding Map

Price: £185.00

An early edition of North America, the second travel book of Anthony Trollope, written during the time of the American Civil War. Second edition, published the same year as the first. Illustrated with a fold-out map...

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1872 Karl Baedeker Central Italy and Rome Handbook for Travellers Maps
1872  Karl Baedeker Central Italy and Rome Handbook for Travellers  Maps

Price: £150.00

A scarce edition of this traveller's guide by Karl Baedeker. 'Third edition, revised and augmented'. Karl Baedeker (1801-1859) was a German publisher whose company, Baedeker, set the standard for authoritative guidebooks for tourists....

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1878 North Italian Folk by Mrs Comyns Carr First Edition
1878 North Italian Folk by Mrs Comyns Carr First Edition

Price: £115.00

A interesting volume on town and country life in Northern Italy by Mrs Comyns Carr. Special issue of 400 copies, each numbered, coloured by hand, this copy being No 260. Illustrated by Ralph Caldecott.

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1881 The Survey of WESTERN PALESTINE TRELAWNEY SAUNDERS
1881 The Survey of WESTERN PALESTINE TRELAWNEY SAUNDERS

Price: £179.99

A bright, first edition of An Introduction to the Survey of Western Palestine. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and stamped decoration. First edition. This book contains details of the comprehensive surveying of Western Palestine,...

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1883 La Terre Avant le Deluge By Louis Figuier Colour illustrations
1883 La Terre Avant le Deluge By Louis Figuier Colour illustrations

Price: £49.99

'Earth Before the Deluge' a text on the natural history around the time of the dinosaur including information on fossils and tectonic plates, an investigation into how the world today reached it's present state. Ninth edition "Containing...

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1889 MAP SOUTH AFRICA Cape Zambesi Cape Town JUTA
1889 MAP SOUTH AFRICA Cape Zambesi Cape Town JUTA

Price: £450.00

An uncommon and impressive late nineteenth century map of South Africa, which is partially hand-coloured. New and Revised Edition. The map is sectioned into 32 parts and is mounted on linen. The front and rear of...

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1889 The Wealth and Progress of New South Wales T A Coghlan Folding Map
1889 The Wealth and Progress of New South Wales T A Coghlan Folding Map

Price: £50.00

A history of the development of New South Wales between 1888 and 1889.Third issue.Illustrated with a folding map frontispiece.

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1891 Map of Taunus German Ludwig Ravenstein Fold Out
1891 Map of Taunus German Ludwig Ravenstein Fold Out

Price: £85.00

This is a fold out map of the Taunus region of Germany from 1891.The Taunus is a mountain range in Hesse, Germany, located north of Frankfurt.

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1892 A Little Tour in Ireland by S Reynolds Hole
1892 A Little Tour in Ireland by S Reynolds Hole

Price: £39.99

An edition of A Little Tour in Ireland by S. Reynolds Hole, Dean of Rochester.With illustrations by John Leech.New edition.From the Preface: "I...only ask that the failings of the author may be condoned by the talent of the artist."...

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1892 Edward Coode Hore Tanganyika Illustrated
1892 Edward Coode Hore Tanganyika Illustrated

Price: £115.00

A first edition of Hore's Tanganyika: Eleven Years in Central Africa.An account of Hore's Mission to Central Africa, and what they discovered there.Fold-out map for the frontispiece.Illustrations throughout, including a portrait of...

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1893 A Treatise on Shoring and Undershoring Cecil Haden Stock Second Edition
1893 A Treatise on Shoring and Undershoring Cecil Haden Stock Second Edition

Price: £130.00

A very scarce work on the construction of shoring. Second edition.Illustrated with numerous plates.

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1893 James Geikie Fragments Of Earth Lore Colour Maps And Illustrations First
1893 James Geikie Fragments Of Earth Lore Colour Maps And Illustrations First

Price: £29.99

Fragments of Earth Lore Sketches and Addresses Geological and Geographical by James Geikie. Illustrated with six plates of illustrations and foldout colour maps. First edition. With a preface to front dated 1893. James...

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1894 The Story Of The South Seas George Cousins Special Centenary Edition Ilus
1894 The Story Of The South Seas George Cousins Special Centenary Edition Ilus

Price: £50.00

A special centenary gift and new year offering edition written for young people.George Cousins was the Editorial Secretary and Assistant Foreign Secretary of the London Missionary Society. With 17 black and white plate illustrations...

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1896 On Foot Round Settle by George H Brown with Map and Illustrations
1896 On Foot Round Settle by George H Brown with Map and Illustrations

Price: £44.99

An edition of On Foot Round Settle by George H. Brown.With maps and illustrations.Also a Chapter on the Plants of the District by R. F. T. and F. P. L.Entered at Stationer's Hall.

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1896 Sailing Tours Yachtsman's Guide to the English Coast Clyde to the Thames V
1896 Sailing Tours Yachtsman's Guide to the English Coast Clyde to the Thames V

Price: £74.99

A guide to yachting around the United Kingdom, specifically covering the Clyde round to the Thames. Part V of five only. Containing descriptions of every creek, harbour, and roadstead suitable for yachting purposes, from the Mull...

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1896 Sixty Years of Church Life in Ayr William Baird illustrated First Edition
1896 Sixty Years of Church Life in Ayr William Baird illustrated First Edition

Price: £49.99

An illustrated history of the Ayr free church. From the Preface: "the history of the Free Church congregation of Ayr has been a somewhat chequered and eventful one, with a not inconsiderable interest for even the outside reader." ...

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1897 Barnstaple: 1837-1897 by W F Gardiner with Illustrations
1897 Barnstaple: 1837-1897 by W F Gardiner with Illustrations

Price: £49.99

A local interest book on Barnstaple.By W. F. Gardiner, Editor of the "North Devon Journal."With illustrations.

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1897 Canada by Sir J G Bourinot with Illustrations
1897 Canada by Sir J G Bourinot with Illustrations

Price: £19.99

An interesting book about Canada by Sir J. G. Bourinot.Clerk of the Canadian House of Commons; Honorary Secretary of the Royal Society of Canada; Docteur-es-Lettres of Laval University; Honorary Member of the American Antiquarian Society.With...

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1897 Douglas M Thornton Africa Waiting Fold-Out Map Geography
1897 Douglas M Thornton Africa Waiting Fold-Out Map Geography

Price: £195.00

An edition of Douglas M. Thornton's Africa Waiting or the Problem of Africa's Evangelization.Douglas M. Thornton (18731907) was an English Christian missionary to Cairo, Egypt with the Church Missionary Society from 1898-1907. Before...

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1901 2vols First Edition of Thatcham Berks and its Manors by Samuel Barfield
1901 2vols First Edition of Thatcham Berks and its Manors by Samuel Barfield

Price: £225.00

A set of Thatcham, Berks, and its Manors by Samuel Barfield.Complete in two volumes.With coloured fold-out maps to the front of the volumes and numerous black and white illustrations throughout.Edited and arranged for publication by...

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1902 Earth Sculpture Or the Origin of Land-Forms James Geikie Scarce Plates
1902 Earth Sculpture Or the Origin of Land-Forms James Geikie Scarce Plates

Price: £19.99

A scarce edition of this work on geology and the formation of the countries of the globe. First edition, second impression. Illustrated throughout with numerous vignettes.

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1902 The Scenery of England Lord Avebury Illustrated Geology
1902 The Scenery of England Lord Avebury Illustrated Geology

Price: £23.99

An illustrated study of the scenery of England by Lord Avebury. Illustrated throughout with numerous monochrome photographs, and vignette diagrams.

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1903 A Brief Introduction to Commercial Geography by the Rev Frederick Smith
1903 A Brief Introduction to Commercial Geography by the Rev Frederick Smith

Price: £70.00

A scarce copy of A Brief Introduction to Commercial Geography by the Rev. Frederick Smith.Talwin Morris BindingWith numerous maps and diagrams.The Raleigh Geographies - VII.

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1903 The Scenery of England and the Causes to Which It Is Due Avebury Illus
1903 The Scenery of England and the Causes to Which It Is Due Avebury Illus

Price: £39.99

An illustrated tour of the scenery of England, along with an explanation of the geology behind the formation of the English countryside. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates. With chapters on the coast, the mountains,...

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1903-1904 Contour Road Book Scotland Harry R.G. Inglis
1903-1904 Contour Road Book Scotland Harry R.G. Inglis

Price: £49.99

A copy of this intriguing early twentieth century motoring guide to Scotland, giving directions, road

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1904 The Scenery of England and Causes Lord Avebury Illustrated
1904 The Scenery of England and Causes Lord Avebury Illustrated

Price: £39.00

This is a third edition copy of this work by Lord Avebury.Illustrated throughout with photographic plates and diagrams of the geography and geology of England.

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1906 Clayden History of Devonshire Scenery Geographical Evolution Plates First
1906 Clayden History of Devonshire Scenery Geographical Evolution Plates First

Price: £18.99

The History of Devonshire Scenery An Essay in Geographical Evolution by Arthur W. Clayden M.A. With forty-three illustrations, many of which are from black and white photographs. First edition. With a preface by the author to front...

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1907 Our Life in the Swiss Highlands by John Addington Symonds
1907 Our Life in the Swiss Highlands by John Addington Symonds

Price: £99.99

A book by a father and daughter about their experiences in the Swiss Highlands. Second edition. With coloured illustrations by J. Hardwick Lewis.

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1907 Water Analysis Practical Treatise Alfred Wanklyn
1907 Water Analysis Practical Treatise Alfred Wanklyn

Price: £30.00

A copy of Wanklyn's treatise on water examination.With a black and white portrait frontispiece, and illustrations. James Alfred Wanklyn (18 February 1834 19 July 1906) was a nineteenth-century English chemist who is remembered today...

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1907 Yorkshire Coast and Moorland Scenes Gordon Home Illustrated Second Edition
1907 Yorkshire Coast and Moorland Scenes Gordon Home Illustrated Second Edition

Price: £79.99

A charming, illustrated, second edition of this reference book of Yorkshire. Painted and described by Gordon Home. From the Preface: "I have endeavoured to give my own impressions of much of the beautiful coast-line, and also some...

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1908 Handbook of Commercial Geography GEORGE G CHISHOLM
1908 Handbook of Commercial Geography GEORGE G CHISHOLM

Price: £29.99

A seventh edition of the first English-language textbook on economic geography. George Chisholm (1850 1930) was a British geographer. His Handbook on Commercial Geography was first published in 1889. He also authored a review of...

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1908 Rambles in Galloway by Malcolm McLachlan Harper Third Edition
1908 Rambles in Galloway by Malcolm McLachlan Harper Third Edition

Price: £34.99

A book on walks in Galloway.By Malcolm McLachlan Harper, Author of Crockett and Gret Galloway, Editor of The Bards of Galloway, with Introduction and Notes, and the Poetical Works, with Memoirs, of William Nicholson and Robert Kerr,...

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1909 Labrador the Country and the People by Wilfred T Grenwell and Others
1909 Labrador the Country and the People by Wilfred T Grenwell and Others

Price: £52.00

A copy of Labrador the Country and the People by Wilfred T. Grenfell and Others.With illustrations and maps.Labrador is the distinct, northerly region of the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador. It comprises the mainland...

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1910 The Romance of the Mighty Deep The Ocean Agnes Giberne Geography Plates
1910 The Romance of the Mighty Deep The Ocean Agnes Giberne Geography Plates

Price: £99.99

A very scarce copy of this study of the oceans by Agnes Giberne. First UK edition. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates.

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1911 Where Dorset Meets Devon by Francis Bickley First Edition
1911 Where Dorset Meets Devon by Francis Bickley First Edition

Price: £29.99

A local interest book on Where Dorset Meets Devon by Francis Bickley.Illustrated by J. W. King.First edition.

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1914 Sussex Archaeological Collections Compiled by L F Salzmann
1914 Sussex Archaeological Collections Compiled by L F Salzmann

Price: £29.99

A scarce copy of the Sussex Archaeological Collections.Published by the Sussex Archaeological Society.General Index to Vols. XXVI.-L.

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1916 Letters from Lady Muriel Herbert Serbia And the Serbians Second Illus
1916 Letters from Lady Muriel Herbert Serbia And the Serbians Second Illus

Price: £140.00

An illustrated second edition of this collection of letters by Lady Muriel Herbert.With an engraved frontispiece showing a map of serbia with cities and villages visited by Lady Muriel Herbert during her time with the Second Serbian...

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1918 A Pictorial and Descriptive Guide to London and its Environs Very Scarce
1918 A Pictorial and Descriptive Guide to London and its Environs Very Scarce

Price: £48.00

A fortieth edition of this detailed guidebook of London featuring fold-out maps and illustrations. Title page reads: 'With two large section plans of central London; Map of London and twelves miles round;...

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1918 Nouvissima Pianta di Roma New Map of Rome Fold Out Map Italian
1918 Nouvissima Pianta di Roma New Map of Rome Fold Out Map Italian

Price: £35.00

This is a scarce copy of this map of Rome from the end of the First World War.Including a large fold out map of Rome and a list of places of notes in Italian and English.

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1920 Moorlands and Memories by Allen Clarke Illustrated Second Edition
1920 Moorlands and Memories by Allen Clarke Illustrated Second Edition

Price: £79.99

An early edition of Moorlands & Memories by Allen Clarke, Author of Windmill Land.Rambles and Rides in the Fair Places of Steam-Engine Land.Illustrated.Second edition.

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1922 The Daily News Key Atlas to a Reconstructed World Maps Geography Topography
1922 The Daily News Key Atlas to a Reconstructed World Maps Geography Topography

Price: £30.00

A limited hardback copy of The Daily News' 1922 guide to previously unheard-of lands. The First World War took soldiers into territory unknown to the majority of them, prompting their families back home to find these areas on...

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1926 Ice Ages Recent and Ancient Illustratesd A P Coleman
1926 Ice Ages Recent and Ancient Illustratesd A P Coleman

Price: £22.99

An illustrated copy of this study of ice ages by A. P. Coleman. Illustrated throughout with many full-page illustrations. Arthur Philemon Coleman (April 4, 1852 February 26, 1939) was a Canadian geologist and academic.

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1929 Maurice Allain Atlas Universal Quillet French Language Maps France Africa
1929 Maurice Allain Atlas Universal Quillet French Language Maps France Africa

Price: £50.00

A uncommon French language atlas.Including colour maps of France and its colonies at the time of publication, there are extensive indexes, as well as geographical, economic and historical notes.  

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1929 Yesterday and To-Day by Robert T Skinner First Edtion
1929 Yesterday and To-Day by Robert T Skinner First Edtion

Price: £39.99

An edition of this reference book on Edinburgh.With illustrations and photographs.From the Preface: "Owing to the fact that several items in the collection have entailed no inconsiderable research, the writer considers them worthy...

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1933 Half the Seas Over by Clifford W Collinson Signed by the Author
1933 Half the Seas Over by Clifford W Collinson Signed by the Author

Price: £34.99

An account of a journey from Britain through Canada, Alaska, Honolulu, Japan and China to Australia by Clifford W. Collinson. With 64 illustrations and 12 maps. Signed by the author to the half title page.

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1935 The Atlantean Continent H Edward Forrest Maps Illustrations Second Edition
1935 The Atlantean Continent H Edward Forrest Maps Illustrations Second Edition

Price: £44.00

The second edition of this gripping geographical work.Illustrated throughout with photographic and diagram plates in addition to five folding maps.This work was preceded by the first edition in 1933.H Edward Forrest was te president...

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1935 The March of Man A Chronological Record of Peoples and Events Illustrated
1935 The March of Man A Chronological Record of Peoples and Events Illustrated

Price: £28.00

A geographical and historical record of world events edited by Lawrence H. Dawson. Includes 96 pages of full page colour maps, fold-out timelines of events in world history and 64 plates.  

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1937 An Encyclopaedia of London William Kent Illustrated Photographs
1937 An Encyclopaedia of London William Kent Illustrated Photographs

Price: £50.00

A comprehensive A-Z illustrated encyclopaedia of London edited by William Kent. With a frontispiece and 15 illustrations (photographs).

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1938 2vol Atlantis Lander Volker Reisen Jahrgang X Scarce Europe
1938 2vol Atlantis Lander Volker Reisen Jahrgang X Scarce Europe

Price: £49.99

A pair of volumes of this uncommon German publication on many topics, including the people of the world, wildlife, history, art, and much more. In German. Illustrated throughout with numerous photographs and plates, many of which...

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1938 In Famed Bredalbane The Rev. William A. Gillies First Edition Scarce
1938 In Famed Bredalbane The Rev. William A. Gillies First Edition Scarce

Price: £64.99

A first edition of In Famed Breadalbane by the Rev. William a Gillies, with a fold-out map at the rear of the book. From the Preface: "this book is the result of twenty-six years' residence in this beautiful and historic district...

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1945 A Country Chronicle Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald Geography of England
1945 A Country Chronicle Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald Geography of England

Price: £29.99

An illustrated country reference book. "The Editor of The Field has touched the gold with this delicious, fascinating calvacade of the months in a little village on the Hampshire downs. The entire panorama of the countryside is...

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1947 A Camera in the Cairngorms by W. A. Poucher First Edition Photography
1947 A Camera in the Cairngorms by W. A. Poucher First Edition Photography

Price: £59.99

A stunning collection of ninety-three photographs by notable mountain photographer W. A. Poucher. William Arthur Poucher (18911988), known as Walter since he picked up the nickname during his Army service, was one of the leading...

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1949 A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy Laurence Sterne Illustrated
1949 A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy Laurence Sterne Illustrated

Price: £29.99

An attractive copy of this work by popular Anglo-Irish novelist Laurence Sterne. With an introduction by Oliver Warner and illustrations by Nigel Lambourne. From the introduction: "The design of A Sentimental Journey was, in his...

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1949 Maps and Map-Makers R V Tooley Illustrated Colour Plates
1949 Maps and Map-Makers R V Tooley Illustrated Colour Plates

Price: £25.99

A first edition of this study of cartography by R. V. Tooley. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates, including coloured plates.

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1951 13vols The About Britain Guides edited by Geoffrey Grigson Illustrated
1951 13vols The About Britain Guides edited by Geoffrey Grigson Illustrated

Price: £135.00

A collection of the About Britian Guides edited by Geoffrey Grigson.Complete in thirteen volumes.All volumes are profusely illustrated in colour and black-and-white.The set consists of the following:Volume I: West Country, Volume II:...

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1956-1958 21Vol Learscailioct Eireann Ordnance Survey Maps for Ireland
1956-1958 21Vol Learscailioct Eireann Ordnance Survey Maps for Ireland

Price: £425.00

A scarce collection of folding Ordnance Survey maps for Ireland, in colour. Collection includes Sheet 3 Donegal, Sheet 4 Omagh, Sheet 6 Ballina, Sheet 7 Boyle, Sheet 8 Dundalk, Sheet 10 Clifden, Sheet 11 Claremorris, Sheet 12 Athlone,...

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1960 Souvenir Catalogue Thomas Baines Exhibition Rhodes National Gallery Scarce
1960 Souvenir Catalogue Thomas Baines Exhibition Rhodes National Gallery Scarce

Price: £55.00

A scarce copy of the catalogue from the Thomas Baines Exhibition at Rhodes National Gallery.With numerous black and white plates and one colour plate. (John) Thomas Baines (27 November 1820 8 May 1875) was an English artist and explorer...

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1962 Marine Cartography in Britain A History of the Sea Chart A H W Robinson
1962 Marine Cartography in Britain A History of the Sea Chart A H W Robinson

Price: £75.00

A first edition of this work on cartography.With 42 plates.With a foreward by Admiral Sir John Edgell.Details

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1967 A Geography of Italy D. S. Walker Second Edition with Scarce Dustwrapper
1967 A Geography of Italy D. S. Walker Second Edition with Scarce Dustwrapper

Price: £64.99

A second edition of this geographical study into the historic country of Italy. Illustrated throughout with various maps and photographic plates. Featuring the original and uncommon unclipped dustwrapper.

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1967 Man's Role In Changing the Face of the Earth William L Thomas
1967 Man's Role In Changing the Face of the Earth William L Thomas

Price: £99.99

A scarce edition of this essay on the effect of humans on the planet from the 1960s. First edition, seventh impression. Illustrated throughout with photographs, maps, charts, and coloured map endpapers.

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1972 London in Maps Philippa Glanville Illustrated Colour Mpas Dustwrapper First
1972 London in Maps Philippa Glanville Illustrated Colour Mpas Dustwrapper First

Price: £55.00

An illustrated first edition of this work on cartography.With 69 images of historic maps of London from Medieval times to the present day.

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1973 Charles Balshaw's Stranger's Guide Map Altrincham Bowdon Dunham Cheshire
1973 Charles Balshaw's Stranger's Guide Map Altrincham Bowdon Dunham Cheshire

Price: £39.99

A facsimile edition of a directory first published in the 1850s. First edition thus. With a fold-out map of the area. Covering Altrincham, Bowdon, Dunham, Timperley, Baguley, Ashley, Hale, and Bollington. Illustrated with numerous...

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1973 Steinbeck Country by Steve Crouch with Photographs
1973 Steinbeck Country by Steve Crouch with Photographs

Price: £37.99

A collection of photographs on Steinbeck Country by Steve Grouch.Dozens of photographs featuring the land and the surroundings of places close to the author John Steinbeck and how the land tied into the famous author's novels....

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1974 Modern and Ancient Geosynclinal Sedimentation R. H. Dott and R. H. Shaver
1974 Modern and Ancient Geosynclinal Sedimentation R. H. Dott and R. H. Shaver

Price: £39.99

A fascinating study into geosynclinal sedimentation, illustrated with diagrams throughout. Featuring a photographic frontispiece of Marshall Kay. Special publication, number nineteen.

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1991 The City Maps of Europe 16th Century Town Plans Coloured Maps Dustwrapper
1991 The City Maps of Europe 16th Century Town Plans Coloured Maps Dustwrapper

Price: £69.00

A beautifully illustrated collection of 16th century maps.With 60 full colour maps.Taken from Braun and Hogenberg's Civitates orbis terrarum, first published between 1572 and 1617, and here arranged alphabetically with informative...

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1999 Scientific Rambles Round Macclesfield by J D Sainter Limited Edition
1999 Scientific Rambles Round Macclesfield by J D Sainter Limited Edition

Price: £49.99

A useful walking guide book on walking around Macclesfield.With illustrations.This book has been entirely reset in Times 11 point by Christine Pemberton and has a new introduction by Alan Garner. This edition is limited to 750 numbered...

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2001 England the Photographic Atlas Getmapping British Geography
2001 England the Photographic Atlas Getmapping British Geography

Price: £49.99

A collection of aerial shots of the UK, along with a a road map to the rear. From the same series as London: The Photographic Atlas and Edinburgh: The Photographic Atlas. Missing its original plastic briefcase. 'A landmark publication'. ...

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c1830 PATERSON'S ROADS by Edward Mogg
c1830 PATERSON'S ROADS by Edward Mogg

Price: £264.00

A nice clean copy. Bound in pebbled cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. Eighteenth edition with appendix. Collated complete. A book of descriptions of roads.

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c1840 Walker's Cheshire Folding Map Scarce Topography
c1840 Walker's Cheshire Folding Map Scarce Topography

Price: £49.99

A map of Cheshire, from c1840 With useful information on Cheshire towns to front pastedown Hand-coloured.

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c1841-1881 WALKER'S County Maps WORCESTERSHIRE
c1841-1881 WALKER'S County Maps WORCESTERSHIRE

Price: £150.00

A scarce fold out map of Worcestershire, which is hand coloured. The map is sectioned into fifteen parts and is mounted on linen. There is a titlepage with local information to the front pastedown. With a bookseller's label for...

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c1861 2vol All Round the World William Francis Ainsworth Illustrated
c1861 2vol All Round the World William Francis Ainsworth Illustrated

Price: £99.99

A scarce pair of geographical volumes studying the history and cultures of people of the world. Illustrated throughout with many vignette engravings. With chapters on Cuba, Morocco, Russia, Australia, the Nile, Fji and many more....

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c1870 MAP MANCHESTER district Abel Heywoods
c1870 MAP MANCHESTER district Abel Heywoods

Price: £125.00

Abel Haywood and Son's new map of Manchester and District. A charming colour map of Manchester and the surrounding districts c1870. The series of maps and travel guides started when Abel Haywood, who founded series publisher,...

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c1880 The Counties of England A Geographical Game Jaques and Son Second Series
c1880 The Counties of England A Geographical Game Jaques and Son Second Series

Price: £55.99

A charming example of this popular educational card game by Jaques and Son. Containing 61 cards including a key card. One card is missing: the title page of the Monmouthshire set, and there are no instructions present. All the illustrated...

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c1885 Map of England and Wales Large Folding Coloured Map
c1885 Map of England and Wales Large Folding Coloured Map

Price: £125.00

A scarce detailed coloured folding map of England and Wales, listing the railways and stations, principal roads, and mileage between towns. The entirety of the map is divided over two leaves, both measuring 40"...

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c1889 The New Album of Folkestone Views Collection of Photographs
c1889 The New Album of Folkestone Views Collection of Photographs

Price: £89.99

A collection of photographs of views of Folkestone.In black and white.Including shots of the Clock Tower & Marine Parade, Clifton Crescent and the View from the West Cliff.

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c1894 Montgomeryshire Worthies by Richard Williams
c1894 Montgomeryshire Worthies by Richard Williams

Price: £49.99

An edition of this volume about the Montgomeryshire Worthies.By Richard Williams, Fellow of the Royal Historical Society.Second edition.

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c1895 Cartes et Croquis Campagnes de 1789 Coloured Maps
c1895 Cartes et Croquis Campagnes de 1789 Coloured Maps

Price: £38.00

A collection of maps of various countries  as they were in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.Illustrated with many coloured maps.

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c1895 COUNTY MAP + GUIDE Bacon SOMERSET Map
c1895 COUNTY MAP + GUIDE Bacon SOMERSET Map

Price: £44.99

Bound in original pictorial cloth covers with 17 page guide booklet to Somerset and a large folding map with outline colour. Charming guide to Somerset with alphabetical index to towns and Villages to the rear.

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c1895 Gall and Inglis' County Maps of England Hampshire For Cyclists Tourists
c1895 Gall and Inglis' County Maps of England Hampshire For Cyclists Tourists

Price: £69.99

A pocket-size map of Hampshire, printed in black and brown and backed with cloth for durability. With publisher's catalogue to front pastedown advertising their map range, including the 'Contour' Road Books and the 'Safety' or 'Graded'...

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c1895 Philips' Cyclists' Map of the County of Huntingdon Map Very Scarce
c1895 Philips' Cyclists' Map of the County of Huntingdon Map Very Scarce

Price: £45.00

A very scarce cyclists' map of Huntingdon county published by George Philip & Son. George Philip was a prolific publisher of maps and atlases of the counties of England, updating them to include railways and cyclists'...

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c1912 Bacon's New Half-Inch Maps for Cyclists and Motorists: South Wales
c1912 Bacon's New Half-Inch Maps for Cyclists and Motorists: South Wales

Price: £23.99

A pull-out map for cyclists and motorists for South Wales. From Bacon's series of new half-inch maps. With an alphabetical index to towns.

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c1916 On Peak, Pyramid and Prairie by Fred A Rees
c1916 On Peak, Pyramid and Prairie by Fred A Rees

Price: £99.99

A book on Travel Scenes and Stories in Europe, Africa and America by Fred A. Rees. With portrait frontispiece and seven pages of illustrations. There is an author's facsimile signature to the frontispiece.

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c1920 Large Folding Map of the South of England London Oxfordshire Essex
c1920 Large Folding Map of the South of England London Oxfordshire Essex

Price: £49.99

A hand assembled map of the counties of the south of England showing Church of England administrative areas. With ink annotations from a previous owner, and some hand-colouring to the counties. Covering Wiltshire, Dorset, Oxfordshire,...

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c1925 George Philip Son Map Greater Liverpool Street Index Mersey Cartography
c1925 George Philip Son Map Greater Liverpool Street Index Mersey Cartography

Price: £48.00

A very scarce fold-out map of Greater Liverpool with street index.Printed in colour, this map is a interesting document of pre-Blitz Liverpool, where much of its buildings, intact since the Industrial Revolution, were destroyed. Outside...

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c1930 Stanford's Map of London Postal Districts
c1930 Stanford's Map of London Postal Districts

Price: £99.99

A scarce coloured folding map of London postal districts. To the scale of one inch to one mile.

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