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1905 Normandy Nico Jungman Illustrated in Colour First Edition
1905 Normandy Nico Jungman Illustrated in Colour First Edition

Price: £33.99

A colourful exploration into the architecture, landscape, and people of Normandy. First edition. Featuring twenty-five coloured plates, with their original captioned tissue guards. Illustrated by Nico Jungman, and written by G....

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1905 The Coal-Fields of Great Britain Edward Hull Folding Maps Topography
1905 The Coal-Fields of Great Britain Edward Hull Folding Maps Topography

Price: £49.99

A topographical study of the British coal-field. Fifth edition, revised. With folding maps and an engraved frontispiece. Missing the folding map in the pocket to the rear.

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1906 2vol Old Touraine Chateaux of the Loire Theodore Andrea Cooke
1906 2vol Old Touraine Chateaux of the Loire Theodore Andrea Cooke

Price: £26.00

A history of the chateaux of Old Touraine from Theodore Andrea Cook. Illustrated throughout with several plates. Bookplate of Miriam Williams Roberts to front pastedowns. Theodore Cook legacy from his artist mother was an early introduction...

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1906 North Devon F. J. Snell Henry Wimbush Illustrated Colour Plates First Edition
1906 North Devon F. J. Snell Henry Wimbush Illustrated Colour Plates First Edition

Price: £40.00

A beautifully illustrated guide to North Devon, often called 'The English Switzerland'. 'North Devon' is a beautiful look at the life and scenery of North Devon. It looks at both big and small...

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1906 Surrey Sutton Palmer A. R. Hope Moncrieff Illustrated Local Interest
1906 Surrey Sutton Palmer A. R. Hope Moncrieff Illustrated Local Interest

Price: £70.00

An attractive work of local interest, being a profusely illustrated work exploring the English county of Surrey. In the publisher's original decorative cloth binding. A charming work of local...

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1906 The Silvery Thames Walter Jerrold Ernest Haslehust Signed Colour Illustrations
1906 The Silvery Thames Walter Jerrold Ernest Haslehust Signed Colour Illustrations

Price: £140.00

The first edition of this charming collection of coloured plates, with a personal dedication from the illustrator. With a dedication from the illustrator, Ernest W. Haslehust: 'To my friends...

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1906-11 2vol The Victoria History of Somerset William Page Illustrated
1906-11 2vol The Victoria History of Somerset William Page Illustrated

Price: £140.00

A profusely illustrated work on the history of Somerset, looking at various social, economic, and political aspects of the county, edited for the Victoria County History series by William Page. ...

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1907 2v The Manchester and Glasgow Road Gretna Green Charles Harper Illustrated
1907 2v The Manchester and Glasgow Road Gretna Green Charles Harper Illustrated

Price: £50.00

A two volume first edition of this work on historical topography.An interesting account of the history, topography and anecdotes surround the road from London to Glasgow, traditionally the route to Gretna Green, a place where many...

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1907 2vol The Manchester and Glasgow Road Charles Harper Illustrated First
1907 2vol The Manchester and Glasgow Road Charles Harper Illustrated First

Price: £80.00

The first edition of Charles George Harper's work on the road from London, Manchester, and Glasgow, illustrated throughout by the author. The first edition of this work. In two volumes. 'The...

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1907 6vol The Plays of Shakspere Shakespeare Illustrated Edited Charles Knight
1907 6vol The Plays of Shakspere Shakespeare Illustrated Edited Charles Knight

Price: £495.00

The complete plays of William Shakespeare, with notes by Charles Knight. With fifty photogravure plates throughout (collated complete), depicting famous theatre actors of the past in many of the lead roles such as Sir Henry...

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1907 A Cotteswold Manor History of Painswick Welbore Baddeley Illustrated
1907 A Cotteswold Manor History of Painswick Welbore Baddeley Illustrated

Price: £145.00

A smartly bound illustrated work on the small town of Painswick in the Cotswold of England, focussing on their historic manor house. 'A Cotteswold Manor' is an interesting topographical work...

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1907 A History of Yealmpton Devonshire H J Warner MA Very Scarce Topography 1st
1907 A History of Yealmpton Devonshire H J Warner MA Very Scarce Topography 1st

Price: £150.00

A comprehensive topographical and historical study of Yealmpton in Devon. The first and only edition of this work, which is well presented in the original cloth binding. To this work the author,...

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1907 Kent W. Teignmouth Shore Illustrated W. Biscombe Gardner Topography
1907 Kent W. Teignmouth Shore Illustrated W. Biscombe Gardner Topography

Price: £60.00

A handsome copy of this work of English topography. This profusely illustrated work explore the county of Kent. A first edition copy of this work of local interest. In the publisher's original...

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1907 Rural Nooks Round London by Charles G Harper Illustrated from Photographs
1907 Rural Nooks Round London by Charles G Harper Illustrated from Photographs

Price: £39.00

A local interest book on Rural Nooks Round London by Charles G. Harper.Illustrated from photographs by W. S. Campbell.With two fold-out maps one to the front, and one to the rear of the volume.

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1907 Rural Nooks Round London Middlesex Surrey Charles G Harper Root Binding
1907 Rural Nooks Round London Middlesex Surrey Charles G Harper Root Binding

Price: £29.99

A topographical study of Middlesex and Surrey from Charles G. Harper. Including numerous photographic plates throughout by W. S. Campbell. Bound by Root and Son (binder's stamp to front free-endpaper).

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1907 Somerset Leaders Social and Political Ernest Gaskell Illus Very Scarce 1st
1907 Somerset Leaders Social and Political Ernest Gaskell Illus Very Scarce 1st

Price: £90.00

A lavishly illustrated very scarce work on the political and social leaders of Somerset in the nineteenth century, written by Ernest Gaskell. The first edition of this work. A very scarce work....

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1907 Souvenir Album Beautiful and Historic Villages Yorkshire Illus
1907 Souvenir Album Beautiful and Historic Villages Yorkshire Illus

Price: £55.00

A profusely illustrated souvenir volume depicting the villages of the British county of Yorkshire, with short descriptions of local areas of interest. With mock-crocodile paper covered boards....

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1907 The History of the Squares of London Topographical Historical E Beresford
1907 The History of the Squares of London Topographical Historical E Beresford

Price: £125.00

A work on the history of the Squares of London.Illustrated throughout with numerous plates of different areas of London.E Beresford Chancellor wrote many books on the history and topography of London. These include The Annals of Fleet...

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1907 Wild Wales Its People Language and Scenery George Borrow Illustrated
1907 Wild Wales Its People Language and Scenery George Borrow Illustrated

Price: £29.99

A geographical study of Wales by George Borrow. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates. George Henry Borrow was an English author who wrote novels and travelogues based on his own experiences travelling around Europe.

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1907 Yorkshire Coast and Moorland Scenes Gordon Home Illustrated Prize bound
1907 Yorkshire Coast and Moorland Scenes Gordon Home Illustrated Prize bound

Price: £85.00

A attractive bound copy of 'Yorkshire Coast and Moorland Scenes', written and illustrated by the noted book illustrator and art editor for A and C Black publishers, Gordon Home. Second edition....

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1908 A Short History and Description of Bow Church Arthur W Hutton Illus Scarce
1908 A Short History and Description of Bow Church Arthur W Hutton Illus Scarce

Price: £45.00

A very scarce work of local history. In this work Arthur Wollaston Hutton offers a history and description of Bow Church located in Cheapside. A very scarce work of local history. This work...

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1908 English Lakes Painted By A Heaton Cooper Described Wm T Palmer Colour Plate
1908 English Lakes Painted By A Heaton Cooper Described Wm T Palmer Colour Plate

Price: £29.99

The English Lakes painted by A. Heaton Cooper and described by Wm. T. Palmer. Illustrated with seventy five plates in colour from watercolours. Second edition. Alfred Heaton Cooper (1863 - 1929) is a highly acclaimed Victorian...

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1908 Folding Map Bacon's Excelsior Map of Yorkshire and Adjoining Counties Uncommon
1908 Folding Map Bacon's Excelsior Map of Yorkshire and Adjoining Counties Uncommon

Price: £80.00

A beautiful example of Bacon's Excelsior map in excellent

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1908 Glasgow Memorials Robert Renwick Illustrated Scotland History Limited Ed
1908 Glasgow Memorials Robert Renwick Illustrated Scotland History Limited Ed

Price: £25.00

A work of local interest, being a history of the city of Glasgow in Scotland. A limited edition copy of this work. Being number 415 of 600. Written by Robert Renwick. In the publisher's...

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1908 Yorkshire Vales and Wolds Gordon Home Illustrated Art Colour Plates
1908 Yorkshire Vales and Wolds Gordon Home Illustrated Art Colour Plates

Price: £45.00

A beautiful selection of watercolour paintings by English landscape artist, writer and illustrator Gordon Home. The plates to this work are taken from Home's original paintings of the Yorkshire area. ...

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1909 2Vol Motor Tours Mrs Rodolph Stawell Yorkshire Wales Border Counties Illus
1909 2Vol Motor Tours Mrs Rodolph Stawell Yorkshire Wales Border Counties Illus

Price: £90.00

A two volume set of these popular guides to drives around Britain. The first edition of the guide to Yorkshire, and second edition of the guide to Wales.With over 100 photographic illustrations by R de S Stawell and illustrated map...

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1909 By Moor and Fell Landscapes and Lang-Settle Lore from West Yorkshire H Sutcliffe
1909 By Moor and Fell Landscapes and Lang-Settle Lore from West Yorkshire H Sutcliffe

Price: £30.00

The third impression of this fascinating collection of folklore tales from West Yorkshire. Charmingly illustrated throughout by the popular English landscape painter George Hering. In the publisher's...

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1909 Essex L Burleigh Bruhl A. R. Hope Moncrieff Uncommon Illustrated
1909 Essex L Burleigh Bruhl A. R. Hope Moncrieff Uncommon Illustrated

Price: £53.00

A profusely illustrated work exploring the south-eastern county of Essex, with a folding plate to rear of the volume. In the publisher's original cloth binding. With a folding map to the...

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1909 Essex L. Bruhl A. R. Moncrieff Illustrated Colour Plates Folding Plate
1909 Essex L. Bruhl A. R. Moncrieff Illustrated Colour Plates Folding Plate

Price: £115.00

A profusely illustrated work on the history and sights of Essex, illustrated with colour plates by Louis Bruhl, written by A. Moncrieff. This work looks at the sights and history of Essex, from...

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1909 Essex L. Burleigh Bruhl Moncrieff A. R. Hope Moncrieff First Edition Illustrated
1909 Essex L. Burleigh Bruhl Moncrieff A. R. Hope Moncrieff First Edition Illustrated

Price: £55.00

A first edition copy of this fascinating history of the county of Essex by A. R. Hope Moncrieff, with beautiful illustrations by L. Burleigh Bruhl throughout. Louis Burleigh Bruhl was an English...

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1909 Hampshire Telford Varley Wilfred Ball First Edition Colour Illustrated
1909 Hampshire Telford Varley Wilfred Ball First Edition Colour Illustrated

Price: £38.00

A first edition copy of this fascinating history of the county of Hampshire by Telford Varley, with copious beautiful illustrations by Wilfrid Ball throughout. Wilfrid Williams Ball was a renowned...

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1909 Hampshire Wilfrid Ball Varley Illustrated Colour Plates Folding Map 1st
1909 Hampshire Wilfrid Ball Varley Illustrated Colour Plates Folding Map 1st

Price: £70.00

The first edition of this work on the history of Hampshire, illustrated throughout with numerous coloured plates, written by Telford Varley, and illustrated by Wilfrid Ball. The first edition...

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1909 Hogarth's London Illustrated First Edition Henry Wheatley
1909 Hogarth's London Illustrated First Edition Henry Wheatley

Price: £39.99

This is a charmingly illustrated text which depicts eighteenth century London as seen through the works of William Hogarth.William Hogarth was an English painter, printmaker, pictorial satirist, social critic and editorial cartoonist,...

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1909 Isle of Man by W Ralph Hall Caine Illustrated by Heaton Cooper First
1909 Isle of Man by W Ralph Hall Caine Illustrated by Heaton Cooper First

Price: £110.00

A beautifully illustrated history of the Isle of Man. First edition. With twenty full-colour illustrations by Alfred Heaton Cooper (1863 - 1929), the highly acclaimed Victorian artist. With two fold-out maps. Inscription...

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1909 London Passed and Passing Hanslip Fletcher Illustrated Second Edition
1909 London Passed and Passing Hanslip Fletcher Illustrated Second Edition

Price: £34.99

This is a beautifully illustrated work on the lost architecture of London.With notes by various authors.This work depicts the topography of London as defined by buildings that had been destroyed or left to decay, particularly with...

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1909 The Cottage Homes of England Helen Allingham Stewart Dick Colour Plates
1909 The Cottage Homes of England Helen Allingham Stewart Dick Colour Plates

Price: £225.00

A charming history of cottages in England. Illustrated throughout with many beautiful coloured plates, drawn by Helen Allingham. Including chapters such as The Evolution of the Cottage, The Structure, Stone Houses of the Cotswolds,...

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1909 The Somerset Coast by Charles G Harper Illustrated Local Interest First
1909 The Somerset Coast by Charles G Harper Illustrated Local Interest First

Price: £90.00

An uncommon first edition on this work on Somerset.Illustrated with 20 plates including a frontispiece.Charles George Harper was an English author and illustrator who wrote and self-illustrated many books on travel, exploration and...

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1909 The Story of the Tweed Herbert Maxwell Tweed River Valley Scotland Uncommon
1909 The Story of the Tweed Herbert Maxwell Tweed River Valley Scotland Uncommon

Price: £175.00

The second edition of this uncommon work by Sir Herbert Maxwell. This interesting volume features many illustrations, most notably a photogravure frontispiece of Abbotsford - complete with its original tissueguard - opposite a handsomely...

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1910 Leicestershire Marriage Licences 1570-1729 Henry Hartopp Genealogy
1910 Leicestershire Marriage Licences 1570-1729 Henry Hartopp Genealogy

Price: £99.99

A scarce collection of the marriage records of Leicestershire from 1570 to 1729. Arranged alphabetically by surname.

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1910 Our Village Mary Russell Mitford H. Thomson A. Rawlings Illus Colour Plates
1910 Our Village Mary Russell Mitford H. Thomson A. Rawlings Illus Colour Plates

Price: £80.00

A charmingly illustrated edition of Mary Russell Mitford's best known work, 'Our Village'. 'Our Village' is a collection of rural sketches, showing life in the British countryside. The series...

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1910 Petites Villes D'Italie Italian Towns and Cities in French
1910 Petites Villes D'Italie Italian Towns and Cities in French

Price: £39.99

A guide to various towns and cities in Italy at the turn of the twentieth century, including Milan, Bologna and Parma. Fourth edition. Part II only, complete in itself.

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1910 Sir Walter Besant London The City Illus First Edition with Dustwrapper
1910 Sir Walter Besant London The City Illus First Edition with Dustwrapper

Price: £180.00

This scarce topographical study of London at the end of the nineteenth century.First Edition. With very rare original unclipped dustwrapper.Sir Besant weaves history and topography with a continuous narrative, exploring London...

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1910-1950 24Vol Beautiful England and Scotland Illustrated in Colour
1910-1950 24Vol Beautiful England and Scotland Illustrated in Colour

Price: £275.00

A scarce collection of these beautifully illustrated admirable records detailing some of the most scenic counties within England and Scotland. With descriptive text throughout each volume, from a variety of specialists and...

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1911 Highways and Byways in London E. T. Cook Hugh Thomson Griggs Illustrated
1911 Highways and Byways in London E. T. Cook Hugh Thomson Griggs Illustrated

Price: £140.00

An illustrated look at the road and paths within London, written by Emily Cook, and illustrated by Hugh Thomson and F. L. Griggs. This work is an interesting look at the highways and byways...

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1911 LIGHTER SIDE OF IRISH LIFE Birmingham Illus KERR
1911 LIGHTER SIDE OF IRISH LIFE Birmingham Illus KERR

Price: £39.99

George A. Birmingham was the pen name of James Owen Hannay (1865 - 1950), Irish clergyman and prolific novelist. He withdrew from the Gaelic League in the wake of ongoing protests about the tour of his successful play, General John...

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1911 Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne Gilbert White Colour Plates
1911 Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne Gilbert White Colour Plates

Price: £60.00

A nice copy of Gilbert White's famous work 'Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne', illustrated throughout with colour plated by George Edward Collins. This work is a collection of letters...

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1911 Rural Denmark and its Lessons by H Rider Haggard Illustrated First Edition
1911 Rural Denmark and its Lessons by H Rider Haggard Illustrated First Edition

Price: £69.99

An interesting sociological study of rural Denmark. With 28 monochrome photographic plates. First edition.

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1911 The West Riding of Yorkshire Joseph E Morris Illus Maps First Ed
1911 The West Riding of Yorkshire Joseph E Morris Illus Maps First Ed

Price: £34.00

A charming volume exploring the history, architecture, and locations in the historic subdivision of the English County of Yorkshire, The West Riding. First edition. West Riding of Yorkshire...

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1912 Bacon's Map of South East and Central England W G Bacon
1912 Bacon's Map of South East and Central England W G Bacon

Price: £90.00

A twenty panel, linen backed colour map. Each panel shows a ten mile distance. The map is pre-first World War of South East and Central England. With a list of the speed limits (c.10mph) in certain counties and an alphabetical...

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1912 Surrey Sutton Palmer Illustrated A H Hope Moncrieff Colour Plates Map
1912 Surrey Sutton Palmer Illustrated A H Hope Moncrieff Colour Plates Map

Price: £80.00

A reprint of this beautifully illustrated work regarding the English county of Surrey. With 75 plates and a folding map to the rear. Collated, complete. Illustrations to this work are by...

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1912 Sutton Palmer Surrey A H Hope Moncrieff Colour Plates Map Illustrated
1912 Sutton Palmer Surrey A H Hope Moncrieff Colour Plates Map Illustrated

Price: £70.00

A beautifully illustrated work on the county of Surrey, held in the original pictorial cloth binding. An attractive reprint of this work. With 75 plates and a folding map to the rear. Collated,...

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1913 EDUCATION Documents Illustrating Early Education in Worcester A F Leach
1913 EDUCATION Documents Illustrating Early Education in Worcester A F Leach

Price: £29.99

A collection of educational records from Worcester, spanning the seventh century to the eighteenth. Edited for the Worcestershire Historical Society by Arthur F. Leach. Arthur Francis Leach (18511915) was an English historian...

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1913 Northumberland Yesterday and Today Jean F Terry Plates Maps
1913 Northumberland Yesterday and Today Jean F Terry Plates Maps

Price: £29.99

This is a charming edition of this text on the local history of Northumberland.Featuring a pictorial endpaper map of Northumberland.Northumberland is the northernmost ceremonial county and a unitary district in North East...

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1913 Summer Tours of Scotland David MacBrayne Illustrated Colour Plates
1913 Summer Tours of Scotland David MacBrayne Illustrated Colour Plates

Price: £90.00

A fully illustrated travel guide about Scotland, focusing on travelling by ship through the Western Highlands and the Islands of Scotland. 'Summer Tours' is an interesting guide to Scotland,...

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1913 The Forest of Dean Arthur O. Cooke First Edition Illustrated Folding Map Scarce
1913 The Forest of Dean Arthur O. Cooke First Edition Illustrated Folding Map Scarce

Price: £70.00

A scarce first-edition copy of Arthur O. Cooke's 'The Forest of Dean'. In the publisher's original green cloth binding, with coloured illustrations to the front board and spine. Collated,...

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1914 2vol James S Ogilvy A Pilgrimage in Surrey James S Ogilvy 1st Edition Illus
1914 2vol James S Ogilvy A Pilgrimage in Surrey James S Ogilvy 1st Edition Illus

Price: £110.00

Two volumes of James S Ogilvy's beautifully illustrated topographical work on the English county of Surrey. The first edition of this work. Beautifully illustrated by the author, with forty-seven...

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1914 3vol History of Totnes Priory and Medieval Town Hugh R Watkin
1914 3vol History of Totnes Priory and Medieval Town Hugh R Watkin

Price: £390.00

An extensive history of Totnes and the surrounding area from Hugh R. Watkin.Together with the sister priory of Tywardreath, Cornwall. Illustrated throughout with twenty-four plates. Including The Tenement of Totnes, Totnes Priory Buildings...

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1914-16 4vol West Country Churches W. J. Robinson Illustrated
1914-16 4vol West Country Churches W. J. Robinson Illustrated

Price: £88.00

A profusely illustrated set of four volumes documenting the churches in the West Country of England, written by William James Robinson. Complete in four volumes. These volumes offer a comprehensive...

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1915 2Vol Peeps at Many Lands France Belgium Illustrated Colour Plates
1915 2Vol  Peeps at Many Lands France Belgium Illustrated Colour Plates

Price: £34.00

A two volume set of European topography books.With twelve illustrations and a map to each volume including frontispieces and illustrated covers.Peeps at Many Lands were a series of books produced as part of a collection of pocket...

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1915 London by J B Reynolds Quotation and Picture Series Illustrated in Colour
1915 London by J B Reynolds Quotation and Picture Series Illustrated in Colour

Price: £29.99

A charming book on London, illustrated with full-colour plates of landmarks including London Bridge, the Serpentine and the Middle Temple. Each plate is accompanied by prose or poems by writers including Charlotte Bronte, Charles...

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1915 The Guilds of the City of London and Their Liverymen J C Thornley
1915 The Guilds of the City of London and Their Liverymen J C Thornley

Price: £89.99

A catalogue of the guilds of the city of London. Illustrated throughout with numerous aquatint and coloured plates. Including details of The Mercers' Company, The Barbers' Company, The Musicians' Company, The Grocers' Company...

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1918 France Gordon Home Illustrated in Colour
1918 France Gordon Home Illustrated in Colour

Price: £49.99

A colourful exploration into the French, their religion, education, landscape and architecture. Second reprint of the first edition, published with thirty-two more illustrations than the first. Featuring sixty-four beautiful coloured...

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1918 Plans of London Folding Coloured Maps Very Scarce 1st
1918 Plans of London Folding Coloured Maps Very Scarce 1st

Price: £235.00

A very scarce first edition of this guide to London, illustrated with eight coloured folding maps. A very scarce work. The first edition of this work. This work is a concise plan and guide...

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1919-22 3 Vols Gweneth Williams Bessie Threadgill South Australian Exploration
1919-22 3 Vols Gweneth Williams Bessie Threadgill South Australian Exploration

Price: £320.00

First editions of these compilations of original source documents, from the age of European exploration in Southern Australia.The first volume is the second in the overall series, and was written in accordance with the requirements...

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1920 England The Blue Guides First Edition Muirhead Scarce Folding Maps Illustrated
1920 England The Blue Guides First Edition Muirhead Scarce Folding Maps Illustrated

Price: £38.00

A scarce first edition copy of this detailed and authoritative travel guidebook to England, from the 'Blue Guides' series. Published continuously since 1918, the 'Blue Guides' were an influential...

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1920 Moorlands and memories Allen Clarke Second Edition
1920 Moorlands and memories Allen Clarke Second Edition

Price: £49.99

This is a charmingly illustrated second edition of this scarce book on the moorlands of England. Allen Clarke was an English author, journalist and Lancashire dialect story writer who was born in Bolton. His works include Windmill...

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1921 The Charm of Oxford By J Wells Illustrated by W G Blackall
1921 The Charm of Oxford By J Wells Illustrated by W G Blackall

Price: £65.00

An illustrated study of Oxford, with reference details of the many University colleges. Second edition. Illustrated throughout with many tipped-in sketches by W. G. Blackall.

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1922 Grey Fairy and Titania's Palace Nevile Wilkinson Illustrated
1922 Grey Fairy and Titania's Palace Nevile Wilkinson Illustrated

Price: £29.99

The first edition of this novelised tour of the sights of Venice. Illustrated throughout with twenty-five plates, two of which are coloured. With chapters including The Crystal Tear, San Fruttuoso, Le Formiche and many others. ...

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1922 Sustenpass Illustrated Topographischer Atlas Der Schweiz Vierwaldstattersee
1922 Sustenpass Illustrated Topographischer Atlas Der Schweiz Vierwaldstattersee

Price: £150.00

A large folding map of a mountain pass in the Swiss Alps. Map measures 32" by 29.5".The pass road, built from 19381945, connects Innertkirchen in the canton of Bern with Wassen in the canton of Uri. A 300 metres long tunnel crosses...

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1922 The Story of Lancashire and Yorkshire Bank Limited 1872-1922 History
1922 The Story of Lancashire and Yorkshire Bank Limited  1872-1922 History

Price: £130.00

An interesting historical look at the Lancashire and Yorkshire bank. Illustrated throughout, with portraits of key figures within the bank. With a compliments slip loosely inserted. With...

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1923 Pictorial and Descriptive Guide to Edinburgh and its Environs Folding Maps
1923 Pictorial and Descriptive Guide to Edinburgh and its Environs Folding Maps

Price: £30.00

A profusely illustrated guide to Edinburgh in the early twentieth century, with multiple folding maps. This work is a charming early twentieth century guide to Edinburgh, showing the prominent...

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1923 ST PETER'S COLLEGE RADLEY Register 1847-1923 FOURTH EDITION
1923 ST PETER'S COLLEGE RADLEY Register 1847-1923 FOURTH EDITION

Price: £24.99

A fourth edition copy of the St. Peter's College of Radley Register, spanning the dates 1848-1923. Includes a frontispiece, fold-out map of the College grounds and several more plates within.

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1923 The Heart of Yorkshire A Play Lady Florence Bell Very Scarce
1923 The Heart of Yorkshire A Play Lady Florence Bell Very Scarce

Price: £36.00

A very scarce copy of this play set in Yorkshire, by the playwright Lady Florence Bell. A very scarce work. This play is divided into three acts, with an epilogue; Part I. The Five Sisters,...

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1923 WINCHESTER College REGISTER 1867-1920 Henry John HARDY
1923 WINCHESTER College REGISTER 1867-1920 Henry John HARDY

Price: £89.99

A register for Winchester College during the period between 1867-1920. Includes a comprehensive list of Wardens, Fellows, Head Masters, Second Masters, Tutors and Assistant and Temporary Masters, Houses and House Masters and Chaplains...

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1924 BLY Market by Bernard GILBERT First Limited
1924 BLY Market by Bernard GILBERT First Limited

Price: £39.99

A limited, first edition of Gilbert's entertaining description of a market day with a fold-out map. Bound in quarter cloth. Of this Edition de Luxe of 'Bly Market' one thousand copies have been printed, of which eight hundred and...

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1924 BLY Market by Bernard GILBERT First Limited Signed
1924 BLY Market by Bernard GILBERT First Limited Signed

Price: £49.99

A limited, first edition of Gilbert's entertaining description of a market day with a fold-out map, signed by the author. Bound in half paper vellum and faux snake/crocodile skin texture. Some pages are unopened. Of this Edition...

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1924 Eighth Report with Inventory of Monuments and Constructions in East Lothian
1924 Eighth Report with Inventory of Monuments and Constructions in East Lothian

Price: £220.00

A copy of the Eighth Report with Inventory of Monuments and Constructions in the County of East Lothian.A scarce work. the best reference on the subject.By the Royal Commission on Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions...

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1924 PARISH REGISTER WIMBLEDON, CO. SURREY
1924 PARISH REGISTER WIMBLEDON, CO. SURREY

Price: £49.99

 A copy of the 'Parish Register of Wimbeldon, Co. Surrey' dated 1924. Contains lists of the Baptisms, Marriages and Burials from the year 1538-1812 and a list of names and places. Published by the John Evelyn Club for...

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1924 Pictorial and Descriptive Guide to the English Lake District Maps Illus
1924 Pictorial and Descriptive Guide to the English Lake District Maps Illus

Price: £28.00

An illustrated guidebook published Ward, Lock and Co, being a guide to the Lake District. Illustrated with numerous maps throughout. Undated, dated using Copac. In the publisher's original...

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1924-1926 4vol Hutchinson's Britain Beautiful Walter Hutchinson Colour Plates
1924-1926 4vol Hutchinson's Britain Beautiful Walter Hutchinson Colour Plates

Price: £79.99

A wonderfully illustrated tour of the British Isles, scarce in its entirety. With roughly two thousand beautiful illustrations, many of which are in colour, of ruins, castles, beaches, cathedrals, monuments and more. Containing...

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1924-5 2Vol English Place Name Society Part I and II Allen Mawer F M Stenton
1924-5 2Vol English Place Name Society Part I and II Allen Mawer F M Stenton

Price: £65.00

A two volume set of publications from English Place-Name Society.Volume I part I and II.The English Place-Name society was founded in 1923 to carry out a survey of English Place Names. It has now published more than 80 volumes in the...

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1926 Nottingham Past and Present Hammond Limited Edition Hand Coloured Plates Signed by Author Scarc
1926 Nottingham Past and Present Hammond Limited Edition Hand Coloured Plates Signed by Author Scarc

Price: £160.00

A limited edition of 'Nottingham; Past and Present', signed by the author with thirty six hand-coloured plates and in the very scarce dustwrapper. Published for the 'Nottingham Civic Society',...

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1926 Old Bedford the Town of Sir William Harper John Bunyan C F Farrar Plates
1926 Old Bedford the Town of Sir William Harper John Bunyan C F Farrar Plates

Price: £37.00

A topographical history of Bedford from the Reverend C. F. Farrar. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates, several of which are coloured. In 1660 John Bunyan was imprisoned for 12 years in Bedford Gaol. It was here that he wrote...

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1926 PARIS FRANCE Travel History DARK Rushberry
1926 PARIS FRANCE Travel History DARK Rushberry

Price: £36.99

A black, cloth hardback, with gilt lettering to the spine and a decorative front board. The author's impressions of Paris, after many years of living in the city. Dark's exuberant style makes this an enjoyable read. This...

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1926 The Heart of London by H. V. Morton Illus L. Hummel Association Copy Jocelyn Horner
1926 The Heart of London by H. V. Morton Illus L. Hummel Association Copy Jocelyn Horner

Price: £90.00

A charmingly illustrated copy of this guide to London, profusely illustrated by L. Hummel. Collated complete with twenty-four scissor cuts by L. Hummel. The fourth edition of the work, first...

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1926 The New Lights o' London Donald Maxwell First Edition Illustrated
1926 The New Lights o' London Donald Maxwell First Edition Illustrated

Price: £40.00

A lovely, colour illustrated, guide to the night life of London during the 1920s. A charming title, this work is a lovely historical guide to England's capital city. Profusely illustrated,...

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1926 This Way To Arcady A. Bonner Laird Novel First Ed Illus Publishers Cloth
1926 This Way To Arcady A. Bonner Laird Novel First Ed Illus Publishers Cloth

Price: £60.00

A first edition copy of A. Bonnet Laird's work, 'This Way To Arcady', with several illustrations throughout by Donald Maxwell. First edition. In excellent

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1927 This London Its Tavern Haunts and Memories R Thurston Hopkins
1927 This London Its Tavern Haunts and Memories R Thurston Hopkins

Price: £19.99

A historical study of the sites and pubs of London. Illustrated throughout with drawings and photographs.

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1928 A London Reverie J C Squire Joseph Pennell Illustrated First Edition
1928 A London Reverie J C Squire Joseph Pennell Illustrated First Edition

Price: £59.99

This is a beautifully illustrated celebration of the city of London.Taken from the works of Joseph Pennell and arranged with notes and essays.Joseph Pennell was an American artist and author who produced numerous books and works, and...

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1928 Mid Surrey Regional Planning Scheme Adams Thompson Fry Scarce
1928 Mid Surrey Regional Planning Scheme Adams Thompson Fry Scarce

Price: £125.00

A copy of this planning report for mid Surrey.With a number of maps and illustrations throughout, and a large folded colour map of the scheme tucked into a pocket bound inside the rear board for that purpose.

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1928 The London of Thackeray Beresford Illustrated
1928 The London of Thackeray Beresford Illustrated

Price: £39.99

A study of the places in London mentioned in the works of William Makepeace Thackeray. With numerous engraved plates throughout. Including chapters on Vanity Fair, Pendennis, The Newcomes and others.

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1929 AUSTRALIA To-Day From a Visitor's Point of View Signed Arthur J. Wilson
1929 AUSTRALIA To-Day From a Visitor's Point of View Signed Arthur J. Wilson

Price: £240.00

A scarce title accounting the authors journey from England to Australia, and his opinions and findings while there. Illustrated with personal photographs and maps throughout.  Signed by the author. Only one edition...

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1930 3vol Rural Rides Tours in Scotland Ireland Cobbett Illus Limited Edition
1930 3vol Rural Rides Tours in Scotland Ireland Cobbett Illus Limited Edition

Price: £425.00

A limited edition three volume illustrated set of William Cobbett's most famous work 'Rural Rides'. Complete in three volumes. This work is a limited edition, being numbered three-hundred and...

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1930 Romantic Cheshire J Cunning Walters Illustrated Topography History
1930 Romantic Cheshire J Cunning Walters Illustrated Topography History

Price: £19.99

 An illustrated collection of stories of the history of Cheshire Illustrated throughout by Frank Greenwood. Including The Magic Mirror of the Plain, Sleepy Hollows and Quiet Waters, Old Church Lore and many more. With...

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1930 Through Broadland by Sail and Motor Arthur Henry Patterson First Edition
1930 Through Broadland by Sail and Motor Arthur Henry Patterson First Edition

Price: £35.00

An illustrated first edition of this work by Arthur Henry Patterson.Arthur Henry Patterson was an author and artist known for his works on Broadland and his friendship with Ted Ellis, a renowned Broadland naturalist.

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1930 Wendy Wood The Secret of Spey Illustrated First Edition Illustrated
1930 Wendy Wood The Secret of Spey Illustrated First Edition Illustrated

Price: £40.00

An first edition of this work of the Scottish SpeysideWith 16 full page plates inlcuding a frontispiece.Wendy Wood was a Scottish author, artist, sculptor and campaigner of Scottih independence.

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1931 Ilfracombe Throughout the Ages D. Warrell Bowring Illustrated 1st
1931 Ilfracombe Throughout the Ages D. Warrell Bowring Illustrated 1st

Price: £54.00

A charming work about the history of the North Devon coastal city Ilfracombe, written by D. Warrell Bowring, with illustrations throughout. The first edition of this work. Ilfracombe is a seaside...

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1931 Place-Names of Glengarry and Glenquoich E Ellice Illustrated Scotland
1931 Place-Names of Glengarry and Glenquoich E Ellice Illustrated Scotland

Price: £140.00

A study of two districts in the Scottish Highlands (Glengarry and Glenquoich) in its scarce dustwrapper. Second and revised edition. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates and folding map to the rear. Including names of...

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1932 Devon A Survey Coast Moors and Rivers W Harding Thompson Folding Maps
1932 Devon A Survey Coast Moors and Rivers W Harding Thompson Folding Maps

Price: £34.99

A topographical survey of Devon and the surrounding area. Illustrated throughout with five folding maps, and other illustrations in the text. With a preface by the Hon. Sir John Fortescue. Including chapters on the towns and villages,...

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1932 In Search of England Morton Riviere Binding St Ronan's School Illustrated
1932 In Search of England Morton Riviere Binding St Ronan's School Illustrated

Price: £95.00

A lovely leather bound copy of Henry Vollam Morton's bestselling vignette 'In Search of England', the first work in the numerous 'In Search of...' series. Henry Canova Vollam Morton was a renowned...

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1932 The Blue Guide Scotland Findlay Muirhead Illus Maps Second Edition
1932 The Blue Guide Scotland Findlay Muirhead Illus Maps Second Edition

Price: £25.00

A delightful atlas and travel guide to the country of Scotland. This being one of the Blue guide series of travel works. Second edition copy of The Blues Guide to Scotland. This uncommon...

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1932 The Lake Counties W G Collingwood New Edition Illustrated A Reginald Smith
1932 The Lake Counties W G Collingwood New Edition Illustrated A Reginald Smith

Price: £98.00

A profusely illustrated work by W. G. Collingwood, with bright and vibrant plates throughout. This work artfully depicts the landscape of Britain, with artwork by A. Reginald Smith. A charming...

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1932-1934 2vol This Unknown Island and Isles of this Island by S P B Mais Maps
1932-1934 2vol This Unknown Island and Isles of this Island by S P B Mais Maps

Price: £34.99

Two entertaining books charting the author's travels around Britain and its islands. In two volumes. Illustrated with numerous maps and photographs. Stuart Petre Brodie Mais (18851975) was a prolific British author, journalist...

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1934 Guildhall Swansea Souvenir Book from the Corporation of Swansea
1934 Guildhall Swansea Souvenir Book from the Corporation of Swansea

Price: £65.00

A Souvenir of the Opening of the Guildhall Swansea by His Royal Highness the Duke of Kent."The Corporation of Swansea have much pleasure in presenting this Souvenir of the opening of the new Guildhall, Law Courts and Brangwyn Hall...

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1934 In Search of Ireland H. V. Morton Illustrations Map
1934 In Search of Ireland H. V. Morton Illustrations Map

Price: £70.00

A sixth printing of 'In Search of Ireland' released in November 1934, copiously illustrated and a map on the endpapers. Part of the 'In Search of...' series written by the notable journalist...

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1934 Somerset Regional Report A Survey and a Plan W Harding Thompson
1934 Somerset Regional Report A Survey and a Plan W Harding Thompson

Price: £59.00

A scarce topographical examination of Somerset. Illustrated throughout with many plans, including five coloured folding maps in the text and twelve further maps in a pocket to the rear. With details of physical surveys, administration...

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1934 Somerset Regional Report Survey Plan Thompson First Edition Scarce
1934 Somerset Regional Report Survey Plan Thompson First Edition Scarce

Price: £58.00

A scarce first edition of this survey for Somerset County Council by Thompson, a member of the Town Planning institute. With a photographic frontispiece, 34 plates, 16 maps and 2 planning proposals; collated, complete.Including chapters...

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1934 The Place-Names of Surrey Gover, Mawer & Stenton English Place-Name Society
1934 The Place-Names of Surrey Gover, Mawer & Stenton English Place-Name Society

Price: £39.99

A detailed referential text detailing the names of towns located in the county of Surrey. Volume XI from the English Place-Name Society. Featuring several detailed folding maps of Surrey, neatly slotted into a compartment...

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1935 Dartmouth Pre-Reformation The Devonshire Association Hugh Watkin First Ed
1935 Dartmouth Pre-Reformation The Devonshire Association Hugh Watkin First Ed

Price: £49.99

A complete, concise and exhaustive account of the Dartmouth, prior to the reformation. First edition. Profusely illustrated with photographic plates, maps, and featuring a large folding map to the rear. Number five in...

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1937 In Search of England H V Morton Topography Illustrated
1937 In Search of England H V Morton Topography Illustrated

Price: £15.99

A topographical study of towns and regions of England. Illustrated throughout with numerous monochrome plates. Including histories and studies of Stonehenge, Gloucester, Ipswich, Warwick, and many more.

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1937 Inventory of the HISTORICAL MONUMENTS in MIDDLESEX
1937 Inventory of the HISTORICAL MONUMENTS in MIDDLESEX

Price: £155.99

An extensive book on the old buildings of Middlesex. Bound in red cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. Includes map in pocket at rear pastedown. First edition. 

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1937 Shrines and Homes of Scotland John Stirling Maxwell Illustrated
1937 Shrines and Homes of Scotland John Stirling Maxwell Illustrated

Price: £34.99

A study of interesting and historical houses and other buildings of Scotland. With two hundred illustrations. Containing chapters on Castles, The Romanesque Period, Collegiate Churches and more.

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1938 Pictorial and Descriptive Guide to Oban Illustrated Folding Maps
1938 Pictorial and Descriptive Guide to Oban Illustrated Folding Maps

Price: £35.00

A profusely illustrated guide to Oban and the Western Highlands of Scotland, illustrated with six folding maps. This work is a charming guide to the mid twentieth century western highlands of...

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1939 Middlesex The Jubilee of the County Council 1889-1939 C W Radcliffe
1939 Middlesex The Jubilee of the County Council 1889-1939 C W Radcliffe

Price: £28.99

A history of Middlesex County Council, published as a centenary memoir. Illustrated throughout with numerous maps, photographs and a coloured frontispiece.

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1940 History of The Atlingworth Lodge No. 1821 C. D. Curtis Illustrated
1940 History of The Atlingworth Lodge No. 1821 C. D. Curtis Illustrated

Price: £38.00

A very scarce work of localised history exploring the Atlingworth Lodge in Brighton England, and the history of Freemasonry In the publisher's original cloth binding. This particular work,...

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1942 The Place-Names of Middlesex J. Gover, Allen Mawer and F. Stenton
1942 The Place-Names of Middlesex J. Gover, Allen Mawer and F. Stenton

Price: £39.99

An informative referential text being part of the English Place-Name Society collection. Featuring one of the original two folding maps, placed loosely in the rear, as well as the original dustwrapper. By J. E. B. Gover, Allen...

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1944 Brangwyn Talks by William de Belleroche Limited Edition Illustrated
1944 Brangwyn Talks by William de Belleroche Limited Edition Illustrated

Price: £75.00

A copy of Brangwyn Talks by William de Belleroche.This Edition, Printed on Hand-Made Paper, is Limited to Five Hundred Copies, of Which This is No. 486.With numerous illustrations and photographs.

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1946 Autumns in Skye Ross & Sutherland T. Ratcliffe Barnett
1946 Autumns in Skye Ross & Sutherland T. Ratcliffe Barnett

Price: £24.99

A detailed work of travel, exploring the Glens, Castles and towns within Skye, Ross and Sutherland. New and revised edition. Featuring photographic plates throughout, illustrated maps to the endpapers, and the original dustwrapper....

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1949 Highways and Byways in the West Highlands Seton Gordon Folding Map
1949 Highways and Byways in the West Highlands Seton Gordon Folding Map

Price: £27.00

An illustrated work looking at the paths and roads of the West Highlands in Scotland, written by Seton Gordon, and illustrated by David Young Cameron. An interesting work looking at the highways...

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1949 Inns Taverns Chepstow District Waters Birbeck First Edition Illustrated Folding Plate Uncommon
1949 Inns Taverns Chepstow District Waters Birbeck First Edition Illustrated Folding Plate Uncommon

Price: £80.00

A lovely first edition copy of Ivor Waters' 'Inns and Taverns of the Chepstow District', complete with the original unclipped dustwrapper. Containing the local history of inns in the lower...

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1949 Landscape and Housing Development Bourneville Village First Edition
1949 Landscape and Housing Development Bourneville Village First Edition

Price: £24.99

A handbook on the development of Bourneville village in Birmingham. First edition. Illustrated throughout with numerous photographs, including a coloured frontispiece.

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195 6vol A History of Wiltshire R B Pugh Illustrated Topographical History
195 6vol A History of Wiltshire R B Pugh Illustrated Topographical History

Price: £220.00

A uniformly-bound collection of R. B. Pugh's extensive history of Wiltshire.Volume II (1955)Volume III (1956)Volume IV (1959)Volume V (1957)Volume VI (1962)Volume VII (1953)With chapters on ecclesiatical history, religous houses, Wiltshire...

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1950 3vol Licensed Houses and Their Management W Bently Capper Fifth Edition
1950 3vol Licensed Houses and Their Management W Bently Capper Fifth Edition

Price: £90.00

A guide to the running of pubs and restaurants by W. Bently Capper. Fifth edition. With 53 plates and illustrations in the text. Including chapters such as Cooking Apparatus, The Waiters, Stock-Taking and more. Complete in...

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1950 The Land of Britain Its Use and Misuse by Dudley Stamp Topography Geography
1950 The Land of Britain Its Use and Misuse by Dudley Stamp Topography Geography

Price: £29.99

A book on the land use of Britain, including farming, woodland, and wartime changes. Second edition. Illustrated with many maps and diagrams. Sir Laurence Dudley Stamp (9 March 1898 8 August 1966) was professor of geography at...

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1950 W Holford H Wrigh Cambridge Planning Proposals and Maps
1950 W Holford H Wrigh Cambridge Planning Proposals and Maps

Price: £80.00

A two volume set of Cambridge Planning ProposalsIllustrated with full page maps, photographs.With three maps contained in a pocket to the paste-down end-paperWilliam Graham Holford, Baron Holford was a British architect and town...

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1950 York Arthur Mee Illustrated Very Scarce Topography Morocco Binding First Ed
1950 York Arthur Mee Illustrated Very Scarce Topography Morocco Binding First Ed

Price: £115.00

A delightfully bound first edition copy of Arthur Mee work of local topography. Illulstrated throughout this work explore city in the North of England 'York'. First edition. Delightfully...

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1952 Cheshire Village Memories by Members of the Women's Institutes First Illus
1952 Cheshire Village Memories by Members of the Women's Institutes First Illus

Price: £39.99

An in-depth study of the history of the villages of Cheshire. First edition. Illustrated throughout, with a map to endpapers. 'Being extracts from seventy-four scrap books of local history made by members of the Women's Institutes.' With...

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1953 Looking at London First Edition Dustwrapper Ronald Searle Kaye Webb
1953 Looking at London First Edition Dustwrapper Ronald Searle Kaye Webb

Price: £55.00

A humorous depiction and tour of London portrayed as a series of anecdotes. A collaboration between the then, husband and wife, Ronald Searle and Kaye Webb. Webb was a British editor and publisher....

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1954 Lakeland Portraits W. Heaton Cooper First Edition Dustwrapper Illustrated
1954 Lakeland Portraits W. Heaton Cooper First Edition Dustwrapper Illustrated

Price: £30.00

A profusely illustrated work featuring a series of landscape paintings of the picturesque Lake District by W. Heaton Cooper. A first edition copy of this work. In the original publisher's...

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1957-89 10 Vol The Victorian History of Wiltshire Illus Pugh Crittall et Al
1957-89 10 Vol The Victorian History of Wiltshire Illus Pugh Crittall et Al

Price: £575.00

A ten volume set of this illustrated history of Wiltshire.Ten of original 18 volume set. Volumes include: Volume I: Part I, Volume I: Part II, Volume II, Volume V, Volume VI, Volume VIII, Volume IX, Volume X, Volume XI, Volume XII.Volumes...

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1959 2vol Historical Monuments in the City of Cambridge Illus Folding Plates
1959 2vol Historical Monuments in the City of Cambridge Illus Folding Plates

Price: £90.00

A profusely illustrated work on the history of the monuments in Cambridge, illustrated with numerous plates and folding plates. In two volumes. These volumes offer a comprehensive look at the...

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1959 3vol Inventory of Historical Monuments in the City of Cambridge Illustrated
1959 3vol Inventory of Historical Monuments in the City of Cambridge Illustrated

Price: £135.00

An extensive records of important historical buildings and sights in Cambridge. Illustrated with hundreds of plates, including folding maps and plansIncluding details of the college buildings, ecclesiastical buildings, and secular...

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1960 Survey of London Parish of Hackney Part 1 Brooke House A Monograph Scarce
1960 Survey of London Parish of Hackney Part 1 Brooke House A Monograph Scarce

Price: £30.00

A part of the Survey of London series edited by F. H. W. Sheppard, this work explores this history of Brooke House in Hackney. This copy is in excellent

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1962 The Derbyshire Miners Industrial History J E Williams First Edition
1962 The Derbyshire Miners Industrial History J E Williams First Edition

Price: £65.00

A first edition of this history of mining in Derbyshire from Dr. J. E. Williams.Illustrated with several plates and maps.

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1963 2vol F H W Sheppard Survey of London Illus St James Westminster Piccadilly
1963 2vol F H W Sheppard Survey of London Illus St James Westminster Piccadilly

Price: £175.00

Two volumes of the famed research project, 'The Survey of London'. With illustrations and plans depicting the Parish of St James and Westminster, specifically the North of Piccadilly. With...

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1963 A History Helmsley Rievaulx and District J Mcdonnell Yorkshire Archaeology
1963 A History Helmsley Rievaulx and District J Mcdonnell Yorkshire Archaeology

Price: £38.00

An educational and informative work regarding the Helmsley and Rievaulx district. Produced by members of the Helmsley and Area Group of the Yorkshire Archaeological Society. The first edition...

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1963 Royal Charters Of Grantham 1463-1688 Edited Martin Limited With Dustwrapper
1963 Royal Charters Of Grantham 1463-1688 Edited Martin Limited With Dustwrapper

Price: £34.99

The Royal Charters of Grantham 1463-1688 was published to celebrate the five-hundredth anniversary of Grantham's first charter of incorporation. A limited edition of 400 and with original dustwrapper. Grantham is a market town...

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1964 Township Borough Ford Lecture 1897 By Maitland Map Illustration Dustwrapper
1964 Township Borough Ford Lecture 1897 By Maitland Map Illustration Dustwrapper

Price: £34.99

A study of the Township and Borough of Cambridge from the Ford Lectures delivered by Maitland which he delivered at Oxford in 1897. With three fold-out maps and illustration. First published in 1898, this is a 1964 reprint in original...

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1966 2vol Survey of London FHW Sheppard Illus Topography Parish of St Anne Soho
1966 2vol Survey of London FHW Sheppard Illus Topography Parish of St Anne Soho

Price: £90.00

Two volumes of the famed topographical work, 'The Survey of London'. With illustrations and plans depicting the Parish of St Anne, Soho. Being both parts of the survey regarding Soho. With...

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1968 Geology of the Country Around Church Stretton, Craven Arms by Various 1st
1968 Geology of the Country Around Church Stretton, Craven Arms by Various 1st

Price: £69.99

A geological survey of parts of the Welsh borderland in South Shropshire, includes discussion of rock formations and limestone distribution. A first edition with price-clipped dustwrapper. With photographs, maps and diagrams...

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1969 History of Bedfordshire 1066-1888 Joyce Godber Illustrated First Edition
1969 History of Bedfordshire 1066-1888 Joyce Godber Illustrated First Edition

Price: £27.99

A highly detailed exploration into the history of Bedforshire, between the years of 1066-1888. First edition. With a list of subscribers loosely inserted. Featuring numerous photographic plates and a coloured frontispiece.

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1969 Royal Greenwich Olive and Nigel Hamilton Signed Illus Stanley Devon
1969 Royal Greenwich Olive and Nigel Hamilton Signed Illus Stanley Devon

Price: £50.00

A signed limited edition on this history of Greenwich.With photographs by Stanley Devon and Elizabeth Lewis as well as historical illustrations drawn from archives, galleries and collections throughout Britain.One of a signed and numbered...

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1970-75 4vols Dorset Historical Monument of the Country Dustwrapper Topography
1970-75 4vols Dorset Historical Monument of the Country Dustwrapper Topography

Price: £260.00

A collection of four volumes by the Royal Commission on Historical Monuments exploring the building and monuments of the count of Dorset. An important and informative set of works by offering an unique look at the south...

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1971 My Liverpool by Frank Shaw First Edition Illustrated Life and Dialect
1971 My Liverpool by Frank Shaw First Edition Illustrated Life and Dialect

Price: £23.99

An interesting work on Liverpudlian life and history. First edition. With numerous illustrations.

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1971 SPAS of ENGLAND The North GRANVILLE
1971 SPAS of ENGLAND The North GRANVILLE

Price: £27.99

Cream cloth binding with pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated with some in text illustrations and includes a copy of the title page and frontispiece from the first edition of 1841.

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1971 The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States Henry Gannett
1971 The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States Henry Gannett

Price: £14.99

A detailed list of American place names and their origin, being a facsimile reprint of the 1902 edition published in Washington by the Government Printing Office. Bulletin 197 for the United States Geographical Survey, under the...

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1972 Historical Monuments in the County of Dorset Vol IV North Dorset
1972 Historical Monuments in the County of Dorset Vol IV North Dorset

Price: £50.00

A beautifully illustrated copy of this work on North Dorset.With a full colour frontispiece, one folding plan and 5 plans in pocket to the rear of the volume. Shaftesbury is of particular note in this volume.

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1972-76 6Vol Victorian and Edwardian Britain in Photographs Batsford
1972-76 6Vol Victorian and Edwardian Britain in Photographs Batsford

Price: £58.00

A six volume first edition set of works taken from a series by B.T. Batsford Publishers.Titles include:Liverpool and the North WestSurreyCambridgeshireWalesThe Lake DistrictCornwallEach volume depicts Victorian and Edwardian daily...

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1974 Arthur L Humphreys A Handbook To County Bibliography County Towns Britain
1974 Arthur L Humphreys A Handbook To County Bibliography County Towns Britain

Price: £34.99

A 1974 facsimile reprint of A Handbook to County Bibliography: Being a Bibliography of Bibliographies Relating to the County Towns and Towns of Great Britain and Ireland by Arthur L. Humphreys, first printed for the author in 1917. With...

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1974 The Manor of Gawsworth Cheshire Raymond Richards
1974 The Manor of Gawsworth Cheshire Raymond Richards

Price: £49.99

A fascinating insight into the manor of Gawsworth within Cheshire. Featuring various photographic plates and several illustrations. With the original unclipped dustwrapper. "The book tells the story of the manor since the...

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1975 Natural History and Antiquities of Surrey John Aubrey Facsimile Vol 5 Illus
1975 Natural History and Antiquities of Surrey John Aubrey Facsimile Vol 5 Illus

Price: £22.00

A facsimile of John Aubrey's work on the history of County Surrey, originally published in 1719. In the original price-clipped dustwrapper. Incomplete, being volume five of five volumes. This...

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1975 Somerset Ralph Whitlock Illustrated Signed First Edition
1975 Somerset Ralph Whitlock Illustrated Signed First Edition

Price: £40.00

A scarce first signed edition of this charming illustrated guide to Somerset. In the original unclipped dustwrapper. 'Somerset' looks at all of the charms of the country. It looks at the bigger...

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1975 Vol I Only Old Series Ordnance Survey England and Wales Kent Essex Suffolk
1975 Vol I Only Old Series Ordnance Survey England and Wales Kent Essex Suffolk

Price: £48.00

A notable work of British cartography, with the ordnance survey one of the most important mapping agency in the United Kingdom. This work offers reproductions of early examples of these maps. ...

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1975 WELLINGTON College Register January 1859 - December 1973 Ninth Edition
1975 WELLINGTON College Register January 1859 - December 1973 Ninth Edition

Price: £17.99

'Wellington College Register' from January 1859 - December 1973. Compiled for The Old Wellingtonian Society. Ninth Edition.

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1976 Landmarks of Mapmaking An Illustrated Survey Of Maps Mapmaking Dustwrapper
1976 Landmarks of Mapmaking An Illustrated Survey Of Maps Mapmaking Dustwrapper

Price: £99.99

Landmarks of Mapmaking: An Illustrated Survey of Maps and Mapmaking. Maps chosen and displayed by R. V. Tooley, text written by Charles Bricker and preface by Gerald Crone. First edition in dustwrapper and slipcase. Beautifully...

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1976 The Origin of English Place-Names P H Reaney Etymology Topography
1976 The Origin of English Place-Names P H Reaney Etymology Topography

Price: £29.99

A smart copy of this etymological work on English place names. With chapters includingThe Celtic Element, The Scandinavian Element, Field-Names and many more.

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1977 History of York Minster G. E. Aylmer Reginald Cant Illustrated Dustwrapper
1977 History of York Minster G. E. Aylmer Reginald Cant Illustrated Dustwrapper

Price: £56.00

A fascinating look into the history of this notable building located in the heart of the city of York. This volume is held in the original unclipped dustwrapper. In the publisher's original...

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1981 The Book of Wellington by Robin Bush and Gillian Allen with Illustrations
1981 The Book of Wellington by Robin Bush and Gillian Allen with Illustrations

Price: £70.00

An illustrated first edition of this book on Wellington by Robin Bush and Gillian Allen.The Book of Wellington 1981 has been published as a Limited Edition of which this is Number 90.A complete list of the Numer of Subscribers is printed...

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1986 Survey of London Kensington Square to Earls Court Dustwrapper Illus Scarce
1986 Survey of London Kensington Square to Earls Court Dustwrapper Illus Scarce

Price: £59.00

An extensive volume being an exploration of South Kensington, an area of London. Illustrated with numerous illustrations, including one folding plate central to the volume. Held in the original...

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1987 3vol County Edition Domesday Book Surrey Limited Edition Slipcase Lecturn
1987 3vol County Edition Domesday Book Surrey Limited Edition Slipcase Lecturn

Price: £200.00

A beautiful example of The County Edition of the Great Domesday Book, being a limited edition of this work and held in the original clamshell box. This set is number 56 of 1,000 copies printed....

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1987 The Book of Marston Bigot by Michael McGarvie Signed First Edition
1987 The Book of Marston Bigot by Michael McGarvie Signed First Edition

Price: £29.00

A local interest book on Marston Bigot by Michael McGarvie.The Book of Marston Bigot 1987 has been published in a Limited Edition of which this is Number 992.Signed by the author to the edition page.With illustrations.

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1987 Yesterday's Town Wellington by Gillian Allen with Photographs
1987 Yesterday's Town Wellington by Gillian Allen with Photographs

Price: £65.00

A local interest book on the town of Wellington by Gillian Allen.This is number 45 of a limited edition print run."A fluent, fascinating and fact-packed narrative and some 200 pictures, many of them rare, and most unique to this book."...

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1988 A Vision of Dartmoor Paintings by F. J. Widgery C. Jane Baker First Edition
1988 A Vision of Dartmoor Paintings by F. J. Widgery C. Jane Baker First Edition

Price: £49.99

An artistic exploration into the scenic moorland of Dartmoor. First edition. With paintings by F. J. Widgery, dated 1861 - 1942. As well as an introduction by C. Jane Baker.

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1989 Round and About Aireborough Vol II Martin Rigg Fine Binding Illus
1989 Round and About Aireborough Vol II Martin Rigg Fine Binding Illus

Price: £23.00

A beautifully bound, historical look at the Yorkshire district of Aireborough. Illustrated, with several photographs and plans. The first edition of this work. In the original quarter morocco...

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1989 Throsby Revisited Illustrated Limited Ed Signed Very Scarce
1989 Throsby Revisited Illustrated Limited Ed Signed Very Scarce

Price: £85.00

A very scarce limited edition work regarding the history of Leicestershire, signed by the author to the colophon. Very scarce. Limited edition of one hundred and twenty copies, of which this...

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1990-95 4Vol Derbyshire Armory Tithe Files Chesterfield & Sutton Parish Register
1990-95 4Vol Derbyshire Armory Tithe Files Chesterfield & Sutton Parish Register

Price: £99.99

A collection of referential works from the Derbyshire Record Society collection, complete with their original dustwrappers. Volume XV Chesterfield Parish Register 1601-35. Volume XVII A Derbyshire Armory. Volume XVIII Sutton-cum-Duckmanton...

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1995 The Derbyshire Returns to the 1851 Religious Census Margery Tranter 1st Ed
1995 The Derbyshire Returns to the 1851 Religious Census Margery Tranter 1st Ed

Price: £29.99

A detailed picture of the state of religion throughout the county of Derbyshire at the beginning of the Victorian era. Volume XXIII of the Derbyshire Record Society. First edition. Edited by Margery Tranter in collaboration...

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1996 A Hertfordshire Valley Scott Hastie David Spain Illustrated Dustwrapper
1996 A Hertfordshire Valley Scott Hastie David Spain Illustrated Dustwrapper

Price: £40.00

An illustrated first edition of this local Hertfordshire history.A historical and topographical work on the Gade and Bulbourne Valley in Hertfordshire extending from Tring in the north to Hunton Bridge near Watford in the south.

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1996 Souterrains Atlantic Provinces and North East Scotland Ann Martin
1996 Souterrains Atlantic Provinces and North East Scotland Ann Martin

Price: £65.00

A copy of Ann Martin's archeological dissertation. With 25 pages of photographic plates, and a full bibliography.Martin expresses thanks, in her acknowledgements, to Michel le Goffic of Service Departmental d'Archeologie, Finistere;...

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1997 2vol Watermills of Sussex Limited Edition Derek Stidder Colin Smith Local
1997 2vol Watermills of Sussex Limited Edition Derek Stidder Colin Smith Local

Price: £95.00

An limited edition of this pair of volumes on the history of Sussex watermills from Derek Stidder and Colin Smith. Limited edition, of which volume I is number 30, and volume II is number 45.lllustrated throughout with numerous photographs...

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2002 The Suffolk Landscape Norman Scarfe Illustrated Signed Dustwrapper
2002 The Suffolk Landscape Norman Scarfe Illustrated Signed Dustwrapper

Price: £30.00

An signed edition of this work on Suffolk.Signed by Scarfe to half title.

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2003 Banbury A History Brian Little Signed Topography Oxfordshire First Edition
2003 Banbury A History Brian Little Signed Topography Oxfordshire First Edition

Price: £29.99

The first edition of this history of the town of Banbury from Brian Little. With attached letter from the author, and inscription to, 'Aunt Kay' from the author to the title page.

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c.1870-1875 3vol Yorkshire, Past and Present Baines Illustrated First Edition
c.1870-1875 3vol Yorkshire, Past and Present Baines Illustrated First Edition

Price: £90.00

A fascinating first edition collection on 'Yorkshire, Past and Present' by the English journalist and historian Thomas Baines. An informative history of the historic county of Yorkshire in...

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c.1873 2vol Yorkshire, Past and Present Baines Illustrated Very Scarce
c.1873 2vol Yorkshire, Past and Present Baines Illustrated Very Scarce

Price: £60.00

An uncommon 1873 volume I copy of 'Yorkshire, Past and Present' by the English journalist and historian Thomas Baines, bound in two divisions. An informative history of the historic county...

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c1839 Hertfordshire James Pigot Directory Coloured Map Scarce Rebound
c1839 Hertfordshire James Pigot Directory Coloured Map Scarce Rebound

Price: £45.00

A scarce extract from Pigot's Directory about Hertfordshire, illustrated with a coloured folding map. A scarce work. An extract from James Pigot's Directory, this segment focusing only of Hertfordshire....

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c1839 The History of London Illustrated by Views in London and Wesminster
c1839 The History of London Illustrated by Views in London and Wesminster

Price: £280.00

A local interest book on The History of London: Illustrated by Views in London & Wesminster.Edited by William Gray Fearnside and (in continuation) by Thomas Harral.Engraved by John Woods, from Original Drawings, by Shepherd, Garland,...

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c1857 Our Old Town THOMAS MILLER Social History London Uncommon Illustrated
c1857 Our Old Town THOMAS MILLER Social History London Uncommon Illustrated

Price: £34.99

This is an uncommon copy of this nostalgic social history of London.Thomas Miller was a poet and novelist who produced over 45 volumes of non fiction, fiction and poetry, often focusing on rural characters and rural scenes....

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c1870 4Vols Lancashire and Cheshire Past and Present Illustrated Thomas Baines
c1870 4Vols Lancashire and Cheshire Past and Present Illustrated Thomas Baines

Price: £235.00

A four volume set of this noted work by Thomas Baines.Collated: Complete.With eighteen full page plates of views, plans and technology taken from original drawings by H. Warren, with a series of seven engraved portraits....

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c1870 4Vols Thomas Baines Lancashire and Cheshire Past and Present Illustrated
c1870 4Vols Thomas Baines Lancashire and Cheshire Past and Present Illustrated

Price: £235.00

A four volume set of this noted work by Thomas Baines.Collated: Complete.With eighteen full page plates of views, plans and technology taken from original drawings by H. Warren, with a series of seven engraved portraits....

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c1870 Mason's Guide to Tenby Seventh Edition J D Mason Illus
c1870 Mason's Guide to Tenby Seventh Edition J D Mason Illus

Price: £60.00

A seventh edition of this popular guide to Tenby,With a folding map and frontispiece of the area.

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c1870 The Route Book of Devon For Rail and Road Scarce Folding Maps Illustrated
c1870 The Route Book of Devon For Rail and Road Scarce Folding Maps Illustrated

Price: £180.00

A delightful route guide to England south-western county of Devon. The volume is illustrated throughout with eight folding maps documenting the region. An interesting work of British Topography....

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c1870 The Royal Cabinet Album of Kenilworth and Warwick Leamington Folding Plate
c1870 The Royal Cabinet Album of Kenilworth and Warwick Leamington Folding Plate

Price: £48.00

A very scarce volume being a souvenir from offering numerous illustrations of Leamington, Kenilworth and Warwick. The front board reads 'Recollections of Leamington' with a further title to...

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c1877 Leading Events in the History of the Port of Bristol by Reid and Hicks
c1877 Leading Events in the History of the Port of Bristol by Reid and Hicks

Price: £60.00

A scarce copy of Leading Events in the History of the Port of Bristol by W. N. Reid and W. E. Hicks.Reprinted by permission from the Western Daily Press.With a fold-out map

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c1878 Hertfordshire Large Folding Map Edward Stanford Topographical Slipcase
c1878 Hertfordshire Large Folding Map Edward Stanford Topographical Slipcase

Price: £150.00

A very scarce large folding map being a illustration of the English county of Hertfordshire. A lovely example of this work of cartography. A large map held in the original cloth covered slipcase....

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c1878-1892 3vol Grimes Visit to the Queen Paris Yorkshire Lancashire John Hartley
c1878-1892 3vol Grimes Visit to the Queen Paris Yorkshire Lancashire John Hartley

Price: £98.00

A smart three volume set of John Hartley's comical 'Grimes' novels, written in a Yorkshire dialect. Sammywell Grimes was the protagonist of many of John Hartley's work,s being a Yorkshire man...

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c1884 The Book of the Thames S C Hall Illustrated Local Interest New Edition
c1884 The Book of the Thames S C Hall Illustrated Local Interest New Edition

Price: £92.99

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c1886 Scarborough And Its Neighbourhood Picture Book Thomas Nelson Illus Guide
c1886 Scarborough And Its Neighbourhood Picture Book Thomas Nelson Illus Guide

Price: £40.00

A beautifully illustrated travel guide to the Northern seaside town, Scarborough. Issued in the late nineteenth century, this uncommon work boasts several panoramic views of the Yorkshire location. ...

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c1890 Albums of Views Cambridge Folding Plate Illustrated Souvenir
c1890 Albums of Views Cambridge Folding Plate Illustrated Souvenir

Price: £95.00

A wonderful example of this Victorian souvenir from the university city of Cambridge, featuring a series of illustrations from places across the city. A souvenir work being a series of illustrations...

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c1890 American Notes And Reprinted Pieces Charles Dickens Signature Edition
c1890 American Notes And Reprinted Pieces Charles Dickens Signature Edition

Price: £34.00

An undated edition of Dickens' travelogue pieces from his experiences in American and elsewhere.A Signature Edition.This edition includes eight illustrations which enhance Dickens' witty and critical essays on travel. As well...

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c1890 Ricordo d'Italia Roma ROME Postcards Scarce Photographic Book
c1890 Ricordo d'Italia Roma ROME Postcards Scarce Photographic Book

Price: £49.99

An attractive concertina book full of monochrome photographs of Rome from the turn of the twentieth century. With photos of many important sites in Rome, including the Colosseum, Saint Peter's Square and the Trevi Fountain.

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c1890 Six Photographs of Christchurch SWANAGE Corfe Castle
c1890 Six Photographs of Christchurch SWANAGE Corfe Castle

Price: £33.99

Red cloth spine with brown boards.  The front cover is illustrated with green vine design around the title and the rear board is an advertisment for New Albums of Selected Photographs.  This album contains six...

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c1890 The Album of London Views Engravings of London
c1890 The Album of London Views Engravings of London

Price: £49.99

A late Victorian folding album of the sights of London, printed in Germany.  Containing twenty-seven illustrations of the city.

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c1891 Drifting Island Slave-Hunters Walter Wentworth Illustrated
c1891 Drifting Island Slave-Hunters Walter Wentworth Illustrated

Price: £38.00

An entertaining and exciting tale of travel and adventure in Africa by Walter Wentworth. Written as a sequel to Wentworth's earlier novel 'Kibboo Ganey; Or, the Lost Chief of the Copper Mountain',...

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c1895 A J Foster The Ouse With Illustrations By The Author And A Foldout Map
c1895 A J Foster The Ouse With Illustrations By The Author And A Foldout Map

Price: £24.99

An uncommon copy of The Ouse by the Rev. A. J. Foster, M. A. Vicar of Wooton, Bedfordshire. With twenty illustrations by the author and a foldout map. Published under the direction of the committee of general literature and...

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c1900 The Album of Matlock and District Photographic Album F Barber
c1900 The Album of Matlock and District Photographic Album F Barber

Price: £40.00

A scarce collection of turn-of-the-century photographs of Matlock.Taken from photos by F. Barber.

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c1905 Views of Fashionable Folkestone Sandgate Hythe and Neighbourhood Scarce
c1905 Views of Fashionable Folkestone Sandgate Hythe and Neighbourhood Scarce

Price: £60.00

A scarce collection of turn of the century views of Folkestone.With 36 plates.Folkestone is a port town on the English channel which was an important harbour during the 19th and 20th century. The scenes in this collection cover some...

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c1906 Pictorial London With Illustrations and Descriptive Text
c1906 Pictorial London With Illustrations and Descriptive Text

Price: £48.00

A collection of images of London scenes.With an Alphabetical List of Views to the front of the volume.With Descriptive Text to the rear of the volume.

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c1908 Somerset and Some Neighbouring Records Historical Biographical Pictorial
c1908 Somerset and Some Neighbouring Records Historical Biographical Pictorial

Price: £250.00

A scarce special printing of this local interest work of Somerset and its residents.With 36 platesPrinted for subscribers only.Providing short biographical descriptions of notable Somerset residents each with a portrait or image of...

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c1910 Homeland Handbooks The Quantock Hills Map And Illlustration In Paper Wraps
c1910 Homeland Handbooks The Quantock Hills Map And Illlustration In Paper Wraps

Price: £39.99

The Quantock Hills, Their Combes And Villages Ordnance Map by The Homeland Association. Illustrated with a foldout map, photographs and drawings. Volume 35 of the The Homeland Handbooks series. Third edition, in paper wraps. The...

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c1910 Paris Heliotypes Views of Paris by E le Deley Photographs Scarce
c1910 Paris Heliotypes Views of Paris by E le Deley Photographs Scarce

Price: £150.00

A very scarce collection of photographs of Paris from the early twentieth century. Including views of the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, Musee de Cluny, Saint-Augustin and more.

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