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1896 Washington Irving The Alhambra Illustrated By Joseph Pennell Gilt Detail
1896 Washington Irving The Alhambra  Illustrated By Joseph Pennell Gilt Detail

Price: £1,800.00

Washington Irving's collection of essays, verbal sketches and tales, centred around the eponymous Alhambra Palace in Granada, the illustrated Pennel edition.The illustrations by Pennell are particularly admired.The Alhambra has...

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1896 Washington Irving The Alhambra Limited Edition Illustrated Pennell Litho
1896 Washington Irving The Alhambra Limited Edition Illustrated Pennell Litho

Price: £1,800.00

The limited edition large paper version of Pennell's masterclass in lithography, and Washington Irving's collection of essays, verbal sketches and tales, centred around the eponymous Alhambra Palace in Granada.Here in lovely...

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1897 Beautiful Cleveland and Just Beyond it's Borders Q. T. Illustrated
1897 Beautiful Cleveland and Just Beyond it's Borders Q. T. Illustrated

Price: £90.00

A charming collection of illustrations of Cleveland, with narration of a tour of Cleveland. This is a charming book looking at Cleveland, a area in the north-east of England. It was originally...

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1897 Cambridge Described and Illustrated Tom Atkinson Folding Maps First Edition
1897 Cambridge Described and Illustrated Tom Atkinson Folding Maps First Edition

Price: £90.00

The first edition of Thomas Atkinson's work on the history of the city of Cambridge, illustrated throughout, including with two folding maps. The first edition of this work. This work looks...

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1897 Historical Art and Literary Institutions Wolverhampton Joseph Jones Illus
1897 Historical Art and Literary Institutions Wolverhampton Joseph Jones Illus

Price: £60.00

An illustrated work on the history of the literary institutions of Wolverhampton, written by the former mayor Joseph Jones. Slip bound in to the front endpaper stating that this work was printed...

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1897 The Church of St. Mary The Virgin Oxford T. G. Jackson Illustrated Scarce
1897 The Church of St. Mary The Virgin Oxford T. G. Jackson Illustrated Scarce

Price: £98.00

A scarce work of Oxford topography from the late nineteenth century by T. G. Jackson Scarce. In a quarter vellum binding, with cloth covered boards. With a list of subscribers to the front of...

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1897 The Rivers Of Great Britain Rivers of the South And West Coasts Illustrated
1897 The Rivers Of Great Britain Rivers of the South And West Coasts Illustrated

Price: £34.00

A collection of topographical and geographical accounts of Britain's waterways in the South and West, with many illustrations.Each account is written by a different expert. So for example, The Southern Chalk Streams is written by WIlliam...

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1897 The Stapeltons of Yorkshire Very Scarce First Edition HE Chetwynd-Stapylton
1897 The Stapeltons of Yorkshire Very Scarce First Edition HE Chetwynd-Stapylton

Price: £125.00

The first edition of this scarce genealogical work tracing the history of the Stapelton family of Yorkshire. Signed from the author with interesting provenance. Illustrated, with a frontispiece,...

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1898 2 Vol in 1 New History of the City of Bristol Illus Folding Map Facsimile
1898 2 Vol in 1 New History of the City of Bristol Illus Folding Map Facsimile

Price: £42.00

A facsimile of this fascinating look at the city of Bristol in 1794, illustrated with a folding map. A 1898 facsimile of the original 1794 publication. Two volumes in one, containing 'The New...

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1898 2vol Greater London Narrative of its History Edward Walford Illustrated
1898 2vol Greater London Narrative of its History Edward Walford Illustrated

Price: £70.00

Edward Walford's extensive work on the history of Greater London, profusely illustrated with engravings throughout. Complete in two volumes. This work is an extensive and interesting look at...

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1898 Chronicles and Stories of Old Bingley Harry Speight YORKSHIRE Illustrated
1898 Chronicles and Stories of Old Bingley Harry Speight YORKSHIRE Illustrated

Price: £69.99

A topographical study of the Yorkshire town of Bingley. Illustrated throughout with numerous monochrome photographs.

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1898 History of Kent Henry Francis Abell First Edition Illus First Edition
1898 History of Kent Henry Francis Abell First Edition Illus First Edition

Price: £38.00

The first edition of this historical look at the English county of Kent. A profusely illustrated work, which traces the history of this seaside county from Roman times to the nineteenth century. ...

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1898 Recollections of Richmond Gascoyne Very Scarce First Edition Illustrated
1898 Recollections of Richmond Gascoyne Very Scarce First Edition Illustrated

Price: £115.00

A very scarce first edition copy of Somers T. Gascoyne recollections of the town of Richmond in south-west London, copiously illustrated throughout. Providing a fascinating insight into the...

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1898 Records of Old Times J Kersley Fowler Inscribed by Author Limited Edition
1898 Records of Old Times J Kersley Fowler Inscribed by Author Limited Edition

Price: £220.00

A large paper limited edition copy of this work of British history and topography by J. Kersley Fowler. With an ink inscription to the edition page in which the author addresses his son, Robert Richard Fowler. ...

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1899 Autumnal Leaves Francis George Heath Illustrated Fourth Edition
1899 Autumnal Leaves Francis George Heath Illustrated Fourth Edition

Price: £75.00

A rambling tour of the South West of England in the autumn. Fourth edition.Illustrated with twelve coloured plates. With publisher's adverts to the front and rear.

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1899 Bygone Hampshire William Andrews Illustrated First Edition
1899 Bygone Hampshire William Andrews Illustrated First Edition

Price: £34.00

A superior copy of the first edition of this insightful view of the county of Hampshire, edited by William Andrews, illustrated throughout. The first edition of this work. An interesting history...

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1899 The Bath Road Charles G. Harper Illustrated First Edition
1899 The Bath Road Charles G. Harper Illustrated First Edition

Price: £65.00

The first edition of Charles Harper's fascinating look at the road from London to Bath, illustrated throughout. The first edition of this work. 'The Bath Road' discusses the journey taken on...

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1899 The Early Days of the Royal Colledge of Phisitians Robert Peel Ritchie
1899 The Early Days of the Royal Colledge of Phisitians Robert Peel Ritchie

Price: £54.99

A history of the Royal College of Phisitians, Edinburgh. Illustrated with several portraits throughout. Divided into four parts: The Epoch of William Harvey, A Colledge of Phisitians in Scotland, The Early Days of the Royall Colledge,...

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1899 Walker's History of Lilleshall Lilleshall Abbey T P Marhsall Folding Plan
1899 Walker's History of Lilleshall Lilleshall Abbey T P Marhsall Folding Plan

Price: £160.00

A scarce history of Lilleshall and Lilleshall Abbey.With a folding plan of Lilleshall Abbey, an Augustinian abbey near Telford in Shropshire, founded between 1145 and 1148. 

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1900 17vol Excursion British Association Advancement of Science Bradford Very Scarce
1900 17vol Excursion British Association Advancement of Science Bradford Very Scarce

Price: £120.00

A delightful set of seventeen pamphlets, published for the British Association for the Advancement of Science, with an additional Address by the societies president, Sir William Turner. A unusual...

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1900 Fifty Years of Co-Operation in Bingley Illus W Hartley Yorkshire
1900 Fifty Years of Co-Operation in Bingley Illus W Hartley Yorkshire

Price: £35.00

A profusely illustrated work documenting the history of the Industrial Co-Operative Society in Bingley, ideal for those with an interest in topographical work from Yorkshire. A lovely work...

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1900 Seven Gardens and a Palace Eleanor Vere Boyle First Ed Bumpus Binding
1900 Seven Gardens and a Palace Eleanor Vere Boyle First Ed Bumpus Binding

Price: £55.00

The first edition of this garden book by popular Victorian artist and author, Eleanor Vere Boyle. In a Bumpus binding, with the binder's stamp to the front pastedown. Illustrated, with a...

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1900 The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne Gilbert White
1900 The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne Gilbert White

Price: £75.00

A late-Victorian edition of Gilbert White's classic work on Selbourne. White's Natural History was at once well received by contemporary critics and the public, and continued to be admired by a diverse range of nineteenth and twentieth...

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1901 2vol The Great North Road Charles G Harper Illus First Edition Uncommon
1901 2vol The Great North Road Charles G Harper Illus First Edition Uncommon

Price: £275.00

Two volumes of this topographical and historical work regarding the Great North Road. A smart copy of this work, which is profusely illustrated. The first edition of this work. With thirty...

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1901 A Hundred Years on Dartmoor William Corssing Fourth Edition Illustrated
1901 A Hundred Years on Dartmoor William Corssing Fourth Edition Illustrated

Price: £42.00

A record of forest management in Dartmoor during the nineteenth century. Fourth edition. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates.

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1901 Benenden Letters London Country and Abroad Charles Frederic Hardy Scarce
1901 Benenden Letters London Country and Abroad Charles Frederic Hardy Scarce

Price: £115.00

A series of letters written compiled and edited by Charles Frederic Hardy In the publisher's original cloth binding. Compiled and edited by Charles Frederic Hardy. This volume features a...

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1901 Buchan Rev John B Pratt Robert Anderson Fourth Edition Illustrated
1901 Buchan Rev John B Pratt Robert Anderson Fourth Edition Illustrated

Price: £115.00

An illustrated and insightful topographical guide to Buchan. To this work Pratt looks at the history of the Aberdeenshire area its boundaries, flora, fauna and more. In the original maroon...

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1902 2vol Episcopal Registers Diocese of Worcester Willis Bund
1902 2vol Episcopal Registers Diocese of Worcester Willis Bund

Price: £120.00

A collection of historical registers for the diocese of Worcester. Edited for the Worcester Historical Society. Volume I contains the introduction and index, with the first fifty pages of records, whilst volume II contains

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1902 A Walk Through Leicester Watts Scarce Folding Map
1902 A Walk Through Leicester Watts Scarce Folding Map

Price: £105.00

A scarce 1902 reprint of Susanna Watt's 1804 guidebook, 'A Walk Through Leicester'. Complete with a folding map: 'Plan of the Town of Leicester'. 'A Walk Through Leicester' was reportedly...

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1902 H C Watts Axminster Past and Present Illustrated Devon Topography
1902 H C Watts Axminster Past and Present Illustrated Devon Topography

Price: £75.00

A scarce pamphlet on the history of Axminster.Axminster is a market town and civil parish on the eastern border of the county of Devon in England, some 28 miles from the county town of Exeter. It is famous for the carpet industry,...

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1902 Walks and Wanderings in County Cardigan Horsfall-Turner Illustrated Scarce
1902 Walks and Wanderings in County Cardigan Horsfall-Turner Illustrated Scarce

Price: £55.00

A lovely copy of this scarce study of the 'old land of Ceredigion' by Ernest Richmond Horsfall Turner; copiously illustrated throughout by the author's own pen and ink drawings. This lesser-known...

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1902-14 5vols The Victoria History of the County of Surrey First Editions Scarce
1902-14 5vols The Victoria History of the County of Surrey First Editions Scarce

Price: £295.00

A comprehensive historical guide to Surrey. Beautifully illustrated with maps and photographs. This set comprises of the entire four volumes and the index volume. This work was issued to subscribers...

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1903 Cardiganshire Personal Survey of Antiquities Chapels G E Evans Signed
1903 Cardiganshire Personal Survey of Antiquities Chapels G E Evans Signed

Price: £120.00

A detailed account of the antiquities of Cardiganshire, illustrated with numerous drawings. Limited edition: hand-numbered 260 of 320 copies and signed by the author. With relevant newspaper article tipped-in to rear, and and envelope...

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1903 Happy England Helen Allingham Marcus Huish Illus Colour Plates 1st
1903 Happy England Helen Allingham Marcus Huish Illus Colour Plates 1st

Price: £110.00

The first edition of this beautifully illustrated work on England, with coloured plates by the renowned artist Helen Allingham. The first edition of this work. 'Happy England' looks at various...

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1903 London on Thames in Bygone Days G H Birch Illustrated First Edition
1903 London on Thames in Bygone Days G H Birch Illustrated First Edition

Price: £29.99

This is a beautifully illustrated first edition of this history of London.Featuring full colour  and monochrome plates engraved by Hentschel.This text provides a charming account of the history of London from Roman times...

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1903 Old Time Aldwych, The Kingsway and Neighbourhood Charles Gordon Illustrated
1903 Old Time Aldwych, The Kingsway and Neighbourhood Charles Gordon Illustrated

Price: £49.99

This is a beautifully illustrated first edition of this interesting text about historical Aldwych.Aldwych is a place and road in the city of Westminster in London. This work follows the history of the redevelopment plans...

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1903 The Alleged Vandalism at Stratford-on-Avon Sidney Lee Illustrated Signed
1903 The Alleged Vandalism at Stratford-on-Avon Sidney Lee Illustrated Signed

Price: £79.99

A detailed account on the remodelling of Henley Street, in the beautiful town of Stratford upon Avon, which is most notable for being the birthplace of William Shakespeare. Neatly inscribed by the author to the half...

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1904 A Relation of A Short Survey of 26 Counties L G Wickham Hamond Limited Ed.
1904 A Relation of A Short Survey of 26 Counties L G Wickham Hamond Limited Ed.

Price: £30.00

A fascinating twentieth century printing of this 17th century travel work regarding English counties. Limited edition, numbered 121 of 320 copies for sale. In a binding styled after the seventeenth...

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1904 Bonnie Scotland Sutton Palmer A R Hope Moncrieff Limited De Luxe Ed Signed
1904 Bonnie Scotland Sutton Palmer A R Hope Moncrieff Limited De Luxe Ed Signed

Price: £145.00

A beautifully illustrated, limited edition, work on Scotland. This is the De Luxe edition, limited to five hundred copies. This is number 161. Signed by Hope Moncrieff, the author of the accompanying...

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1904 City Development by Patrick Geddes with Illustrations
1904 City Development by Patrick Geddes with Illustrations

Price: £290.00

A first edition of City Development a Study of Parks, Gardens, and Culture-Institutes by Patrick Geddes.With Plan, Perspective, and 136 Illustrations.Sir Patrick Geddes FRSE (2 October 1854 17 April 1932) was a Scottish biologist,...

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1904 Handbook for Yorkshire Fourth Edition Folding Maps Coloured Plates
1904 Handbook for Yorkshire Fourth Edition Folding Maps Coloured Plates

Price: £170.00

An uncommon copy of this charming handbook for Yorkshire, with many coloured folding maps and plans. An uncommon copy of this work. This is a thorough guide to Yorkshire, looking at the histories,...

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1904 Holland 1st Ed Nico Jungman Beatrix Jungman A and C Black Illus
1904 Holland 1st Ed Nico Jungman Beatrix Jungman A and C Black Illus

Price: £45.00

A smart, first edition, copy of this beautifully illustrated topographical guide to Holland. This work is one of a larger series produced by A and C Black, which saw many decoratively bound...

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1904 Oxford and Its Story Cecil Headlam Illustrated Herbert and Fanny Railton
1904 Oxford and Its Story Cecil Headlam Illustrated Herbert and Fanny Railton

Price: £55.00

A charming edition of Cecil Headlam's 'Oxford and its Story' beautifully illustrated by Herbert Railton This charming edition of Cecil Headlam's 'Oxford and its Story', illustrated throughout....

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1904 Yorkshire Coast and Moorland Scenes First Edition Colour Illustrations Gordon Home Map
1904 Yorkshire Coast and Moorland Scenes First Edition Colour Illustrations Gordon Home Map

Price: £65.00

The first edition of this profusely illustrated work on Yorkshire, illustrated throughout by Gordon Home. With publisher's advertisements to the rear of the work. Collated complete with thirty...

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1904-05 Urban District of Handsworth Electric Light and Power Supply Stafford
1904-05 Urban District of Handsworth Electric Light and Power Supply Stafford

Price: £165.00

A scarce record of the electricity and power supplies to the district of Handsworth in the early twentieth century. Very rare original source material. Containing:

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1904-5 3vol British Isles Depicted By Pen And Camera With Series Coloured Plates
1904-5 3vol British Isles Depicted By Pen And Camera With Series Coloured Plates

Price: £69.99

A scarce complete set of The British Isles. Depicted by Pen and Camera. With a Series of Coloured Plates, with an introduction by Harold Spender. In three volumes complete. To volume one: twelve colour plates and thirty-four...

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1905 2vols Oxford Gloucester and Milford Haven Road Charles Harper Illus 1st
1905 2vols Oxford Gloucester and Milford Haven Road Charles Harper Illus 1st

Price: £60.00

The first edition of Charles Harper's work looking at the road connecting London to South Wales, illustrated throughout. The first edition of this work. Complete in two volumes. This work...

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1905 London Statistics 1904-1905 Immigration Economics Transport Vol XV
1905 London Statistics 1904-1905 Immigration Economics Transport Vol XV

Price: £49.99

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1905 London Vanished and Vanishing Philip Norman Illus Colour Plates 1st
1905 London Vanished and Vanishing Philip Norman Illus Colour Plates 1st

Price: £59.00

A beautifully illustrated work describing the older places of London, written and illustrated by Philip Norman, illustrated with colour plates. An interesting work on the history of London,...

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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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1906-11 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 2vol The Manchester and Glasgow Road Gretna Green Harper Letter From Author
1907 2vol The Manchester and Glasgow Road Gretna Green Harper Letter From Author

Price: £140.00

A two volume set of travel works by Charles G. Harper, including a letter written by Charles G. Harper. In two volumes, uniformly bound in a full cloth binding. First edition. This particular...

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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 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 Memorials of Old Warwickshire Alice Dryden Illustrated 1st
1908 Memorials of Old Warwickshire Alice Dryden Illustrated 1st

Price: £30.00

The first edition of Alice Dryden's history on the county of Warwickshire, illustrated throughout. The first edition of this work. An interesting history about Warwickshire. Warwickshire is...

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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 Highways and Byways In Surrey Eric Parker H. Thomson Royal Drawing Society
1909 Highways and Byways In Surrey Eric Parker H. Thomson Royal Drawing Society

Price: £45.00

A handsome copy of this work of travel writing from the early twentieth century by Eric Parker, profusely illustrated by Hugh Thomson. A delightful work of travel writing from the English county...

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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 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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1910-1950 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 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 Bonnie Scotland Sutton Palmer A. R. Hope Moncrieff Illustrated
1912 Bonnie Scotland Sutton Palmer A. R. Hope Moncrieff Illustrated

Price: £110.00

A lovely example of this work of Scottish travel writing by A. R. Hope Moncrieff, with a total of seventy-five bright and vibrant plates throughout. A attractive copy of this work of British...

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1912 London A Sketchbook L G Hornby Dustwrapper Illustrated Topography
1912 London A Sketchbook L G Hornby Dustwrapper Illustrated Topography

Price: £45.00

A lovely work of London topography, profusely illustrated by L. G. Hornby, held in the very scarce original unclipped dustwrapper. Collated complete with 24 plates, each by Lester George Hornby,...

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1912 Royal Commission An Inventory of Historical Monuments In Buckinghamshire
1912 Royal Commission An Inventory of Historical Monuments In Buckinghamshire

Price: £95.00

A very scarce work of architectural history showcasing the design and architecture of the county of Buckinghamshire. Very scarce. Volume I only. Part of a wider series published under the titles,...

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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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1912 The Lost Towns of The Yorkshire Coast Thomas Sheppard Scarce Illustrated
1912 The Lost Towns of The Yorkshire Coast Thomas Sheppard Scarce Illustrated

Price: £95.00

A delightful work of local history from the English county of Yorkshire, written by Thomas Shepard. A fascinating work of local history charting the lost town along the coast of the English...

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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 Bygone Haslemere E. W. Swanton P. Woods Illustrated Folding Maps 1st
1914 Bygone Haslemere E. W. Swanton P. Woods Illustrated Folding Maps 1st

Price: £40.00

The first edition of E. Swanton and P. Woods' work on the history of Haslemere, illustrated throughout, including with two folding maps. The first edition of this work. A history of Haslemere....

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1914 Radnorshire by W. Bowen Hamer British Topography Very Scarce
1914 Radnorshire by W. Bowen Hamer British Topography Very Scarce

Price: £140.00

The very scarce first edition of this work relating to Radnorshire, written by a noted historian of the area and profusely illustrated throughout. Very scarce. The first edition. Profusely...

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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 Buckinghamshire and Berkshire Mitton 1st Ed Palmer Illustrated
1920 Buckinghamshire and Berkshire Mitton 1st Ed Palmer Illustrated

Price: £90.00

A pleasing first edition copy of Geraldine Mitton's charming historical, picturesque and geographical account of the counties of Buckinghamshire and Berkshire; with coloured plates by the renowned English watercolour...

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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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1920 The Records of Dover John Bavington Jones Illustrated First Edition
1920 The Records of Dover John Bavington Jones Illustrated First Edition

Price: £55.00

The first edition of this analytical look at the town and port of Dover, written by John Bavington Jones, illustrated throughout. The first edition of this work. An interesting work looking...

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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 Roman Forts of Templebrough Rotherham May Illus Folding Plate 1st Scarce
1922 Roman Forts of Templebrough Rotherham May Illus Folding Plate 1st Scarce

Price: £90.00

The scarce first edition of this illustrated work on the Roman fort found in Templeborough, with a folding plan. The first edition of this work. A scarce work. An interesting look at the Roman...

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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 Chiswick Warwick Draper Illustrated First Edition Scarce
1923 Chiswick Warwick Draper Illustrated First Edition Scarce

Price: £50.00

A scarce first edition copy of this work of local history by Warwick Draper, lavishly illustrated throughout. A delightful work of local interest from the early 20th century. Written by Warwick...

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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 Eythorne Story of a Village Baptist Church Miller Whitley Illus Very Scarce
1924 Eythorne Story of a Village Baptist Church Miller Whitley Illus Very Scarce

Price: £75.00

A very scarce copy of A. C. Miller's work on the historic Eythorne Baptist Church in England, illustrated throughout. A very scarce work. A history of the Baptist church in Eythorne. Eythorne...

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1924 Highways and Byways in Northamptonshire and Rutland H A Evans F L Griggs
1924 Highways and Byways in Northamptonshire and Rutland H A Evans F L Griggs

Price: £35.00

A work of local interest exploring the church and parish of the areas of Northamptonshire and Rutland. In the publisher's original full calf binding, held in the original cloth covered slipcase....

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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 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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1929 Buckinghamshire and Berkshire Mitton 2nd Ed Dustwrapper Palmer Illustrated
1929 Buckinghamshire and Berkshire Mitton 2nd Ed Dustwrapper Palmer Illustrated

Price: £30.00

A pleasing second edition copy of Geraldine Mitton's charming historical, picturesque and geographical account of the counties of Buckinghamshire and Berkshire; with coloured plates by the renowned English watercolour...

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1929 The Striding Dales Halliwell Sutcliffe A Reginald Smith Limited Ed Signed
1929 The Striding Dales Halliwell Sutcliffe A Reginald Smith Limited Ed Signed

Price: £22.00

A limited edition signed copy of this work of British topography by Halliwell Sutcliffe. Signed by both the author and the illustrator. Limited edition, number 200 of 250. Illustrated with...

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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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1933 The Soul of The City London's Livery Companies Col. Robert J Blackham
1933 The Soul of The City London's Livery Companies Col. Robert J Blackham

Price: £40.00

A fascinating work of London topography from the early twentieth century, written by the the military officer Robert J. Blackham. Undated, dated using Copac. This fascinating work of local...

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1933-36 3vols County of Buckingham Calendar to the Sessions Records W. Le Hardy
1933-36 3vols County of Buckingham Calendar to the Sessions Records W. Le Hardy

Price: £115.00

Volume I, II and III of William Le Hardy's 'County of Buckingham' spanning the years 1678 to 1705. Handsomely bound in the publisher's original cloth binding, each of the three volumes are in excellent

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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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1935 Old Harrogate Published in the Harrogate Herald 1934-35 Illus Very Scarce
1935 Old Harrogate Published in the Harrogate Herald 1934-35 Illus Very Scarce

Price: £120.00

A very scarce work of local interest profusely illustrated with photographs from Harrogate in the early twentieth century. Undated, dated using Copac. In the publisher's original paperback...

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1937 An Encyclopaedia of London William Kent Illustrated Dustwrapper First Ed
1937 An Encyclopaedia of London William Kent Illustrated Dustwrapper First Ed

Price: £35.00

The first edition of William Kent's 1930s guide to the city of London, illustrated throughout. The first edition of this work. In the original publisher's price-clipped dustwrapper. An extensive...

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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 Records of a Yorkshire Manor Sir Thomas Lawson-Tancred Dustwrapper
1937 Records of a Yorkshire Manor Sir Thomas Lawson-Tancred Dustwrapper

Price: £75.00

An uncommon work of British topography by Sir Thomas Lawson-Tancred. A uncommon first edition. A collection of the historical records of the social and political history of a Yorkshire Manor...

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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 Annals of Dover Topography John Bavington Jones Scarce
1938 Annals of Dover Topography John Bavington Jones Scarce

Price: £40.00

A scarce work of local interest exploring the coastal town of Dover in the South East of England. Second edition. A charming work of local interest by John Bavington Jones discussing the...

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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 Country Relics H. J. Massingham Thomas Hennell Illustrated 1st
1939 Country Relics H. J. Massingham Thomas Hennell Illustrated 1st

Price: £20.00

The first edition of H. J. Massingham's look at the instruments and tool used in agriculture, illustrated throughout by Thomas Hennell. The first edition of this work. This work is an interesting...

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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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1939 Wakefield Manor Book 1709 John Charlesworth Very Scarce
1939 Wakefield Manor Book 1709 John Charlesworth Very Scarce

Price: £55.00

A very scarce copy of the records of rents from the Wakefield Manor in 1709, edited by John Charlesworth. A very scarce work. This work was originally compiled by William Elmsall in 1709, who...

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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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1947 Knighton and District William Hatfield Photographs Scarce Topography
1947 Knighton and District William Hatfield Photographs Scarce Topography

Price: £53.00

The first and only edition of this scarce topographical work regarding the town of Knighton, presented in the original pictorial dustwrapper. Scarce. The first edition of the work. Complete...

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1947 Old Cheshire Churches Raymond Richards First Edition Bishop Douglas Crick
1947 Old Cheshire Churches Raymond Richards First Edition Bishop Douglas Crick

Price: £70.00

A fascinating work of local history that explores the history of Churches in Cheshire, written by Raymond Richards. Written by Raymond Richards. With a foreword by J. H. E. Bennett and a...

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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 County Town Backs and Fronts in Kennelsford Lynton Lamb Illus Dustwrapper
1950 County Town Backs and Fronts in Kennelsford Lynton Lamb Illus Dustwrapper

Price: £30.00

A first edition copy of this work British topography by the noted artist and author Lynton Lamb. First edition. In the publisher's original cloth binding, held in the original unclipped dustwrapper....

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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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1958 Public Schools of Charterhouse Arrowsmith Author's Copy Illus Colour Plates
1958 Public Schools of Charterhouse Arrowsmith Author's Copy Illus Colour Plates

Price: £120.00

A signed copy of this interesting work on the public schools in England, signed by R. L. Arrowsmith, illustrated with colour plates. By R. Birley; R. L. Arrowsmith; W. J. W. Blunt; H. D. P....

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