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4to. A very good copy in green cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Lacks dustwrapper. Pp.xvi,224. Colour and black and white plates.
Published : Oriel Press 1984, First Edition
A very good copy in a good dustwrapper. 83pp. 14 illustrations.
Published : Privately Published 1951, First Edition
Hardback. 4to. A near very good copy in a half-leather binding. Rebacked with new end-papers. Five raised bands to spine. Wear to board tips. Marbled edges. Pp.xvi,528. Brief biographies of the English legal luminaries of the day. Photograph available on request.
Published : Reeves and Turner, London 1885, First Edition
4to. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Previous owner's name on f.e.p. 127pp. Numerous photographic illustrations. This is "a recollection, in pictures and words, of Norfolk in the second half of the Nineteenth Century".
Published : George Nobbs Publishing, Norwich 1981, First Edition
Hardback. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. Pp.xviii,238. Frontispiece and 118 illustrations. A history of the inshore fishing communities between the Tees and the Humber.
Published : Phillimore & Co Ltd, Chichester 2002, First Edition
Illustrated by W. Lapworth.
Hardback. A very good copy in cream boards lettered in red and black. In the original glacine wrapper now chipped and torn. No ownership inscription. Some end-paper foxing. 63pp + 2pp adverts. Frontispiece and other illustrations.
Published : Isbister and Co., London 1897, First Edition
Illustrated by W. Lapworth.
Hardback. A very good copy in cream cloth which is a little darkened on spine. Lettered in black and red. No ownership inscription. Some end-paper foxing. 63pp + 2pp adverts. Illustrated.
Published : Isbister and Co., London 1897, First Edition
A very good two volume set in very good dustwrappers. Hardbacks. Vol.1,ppxii,387. Vol.2,pp.xii,350. Essays charting the evolution of Parliament. A nice set.
Published : Cambridge University Press 1970, First Edition
A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which shows a little wear at the edges. Ownership inscription. Pp.xxi,601 + 50pp Appendix. Illustrated. This is a facsimile reprint of the first edition of 1799. It was the first detailed history of the famous border town.
Published : Frank Graham, Newcastle 1973, Reprint
Hardbacks. A four volume complete set in very good condition in quarter brown cloth. Lettered in gilt on leather spine labels. Top edge gilt. Smallish stain at foot of upper board of Volume I. Bookplate. Tissue-guarded frontispiece to each volume. This is "a reprint of the edition of 1872-5, which contained upwards of five hundred letters etc. till then unpublished, to which are now added others in a Supplement after the Introduction." These letters have been described as having been written by "various persons of rank and consequence" during the reigns of Henry VI, Edward IV and Richard III.
Published : John Grant, Edinburgh 1910,
Hardback. A very good copy in light green cloth lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt. Library edition - no.28 of 650 copies. No ownership inscription and only a little light edge foxing. 327 pages. Partly unopened.
Published : Chatto & Windus, London 1904,
Hardback. A very good copy in black cloth lettered in gilt. Light edge foxing but a clean copy internally. No ownership inscription. Pp.xiii,501. Frontispiece and 15 illustrations.
Published : Oxford University Press, London 1929, First Edition
Hardback. Nd. 1920's? A very good copy in green cloth letterd in gilt on the spine and upper board. There is fading to the top and bottom edges of the spine only. In a good dustwrapper which shows some wear and darkening to the spine and which is chipped along the top and bottom edge of the spine. Bookplate. Some foxing. 539 pages. 8 illustrations. The story of the River Thames at the time of King James I. An uncommon title in dustwrapper.
Published : Jarrold & Sons, London, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper with some tears to the top edge. Inscribed presentation copy from the author to Sir Compton Mackenzie. (An account of their meeting is at pp.79-81 of the book). Sir Compton has written some page numbers in ink on the rear end-paper (a habit of his) which seem to refer to the pages on which he is mentioned and there is also a little ink side-lining. 156 pages. A study of the English and English literature (with a chapter on Scotland) by an Indian Professor.
Published : Writers Workshop, Calcutta 1961, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper which is a little torn at the head of the spine. Inscribed presentation copy from the author to Sir Compton MacKenzie. 156 pages.Impressions of England, and particularly its literati, by an Indian scholar.
Published : Writers Workshop Calcutta in Association with Experiment Press (U.S.A.) 1961, First Edition
A very good copy in dark green cloth with bevelled edges. Boards lettered and decorated in gilt. All edges gilt. Marbled end-papers. Corner clipped from half-title above the words, written in ink, "With the Author's compliments". 53 pages + 2 pages adverts. 14 plates.
Published : Elliot Stock, London 1895, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in blind-stamped brown cloth which is lettered in gilt on spine. The boards are now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. No ownership inscription and only a little end-paper foxing. Pp.viii,249 + 6pp adverts. Index. Three page list of subscribers.
Published : J.M. Burton & Co., Ipswich 1850, First Edition
A very good copy in dark green cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Top edge gilt. Bookplate. 46 pages + index. 22 illustrations. Folding family tree.
Published : Printed for Private Circulation, Nottingham 1900, First Edition
4to. A good copy in mauve cloth which is faded on the spine. Ownership inscription on front end-paper. Introduction of 15pp + 84 photographs of 17th and 18th century wall tablets, table tombs and headstones selected by Herbert Batsford as representative examples of the beautiful and traditional types in English parish churches.
Published : B. T. Batsford Ltd, London 1916, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in silver. Some darkening to spine. No ownership inscription and only a little foxing. 224 pages. 28 illustrations. A study of the work carried out by women in England during the Second World War.
Published : Lindsay Drummond, Edinburgh 1942, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is a little faded on the spine (but leaving the lettering clear). A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. A volume in the "Victorian Social Conscience" series.
Published : Gregg International 1973, First Edition
Hardback. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. 80 pages. 35 colour illustrations. An account of the travels of a stone arch, built by Goldsworthy, on a journey along drove roads from Galloway through Cumbria to Kirby Lonsdale.
Published : Thames & Hudson, London 1999, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. No. 68 of 400 copies. 192 pages. Folding frontispiece map. Title page vignette. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. This is a facsimile reprint of the original edition of 1806 whose title continues: "whereby every tradesman, merchant, carrier, and the shipping, connected with the commerce of that ancient borough, will readily be found; likewise farm steads twelve miles round the country."
Published : The Berwick History Society, Berwick-upon-Tweed 1999,
Hardback. A very good copy in a good, price-clipped dustwrapper. Foxing to end-papers. 159 pages. Many illustrations. Chapters on Kentish customs, Strange streams, Kitchen crafts etc.
Published : Stedehill Publications 1970, First Edition
Hardback. A fine copy in a near fine complete and untorn dustwrapper. Pp.xxx,615. Figures. Tables. Described as a "uniquely comprehensive study [which] explores all aspects of the English business community as it developed between 1590 and 1720."
Published : Cambridge University Press 1995, First Edition
Hardback. 12mo. A very good copy in maroon cloth lettered in gilt. A number of stamps of Douglas public library but no other library markingss. 113 pages. A bibliography of "books, pamphlets, etc. written by natives or residents of, and printed at or relating to, Heywood"
Published : Printed at the "Advertiser" Office, Heywood 1902, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which has two closed edge tears. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 253 pages. Illustrated. First published in 1934 this book is described as "a unique account of what life in Harpenden was like in mid-Victorian times." This edition has an Introduction by F.M.L. Thompson.
Published : Harpenden and District Local History Society, Harpenden 1977,
A good copy in light blue cloth. Fore-edge and end-paper foxing. 268 pages + 32pp adverts. 16 illustrations.
Published : Mills & Boon, London 1913, First Edition
Hardbacks. Published between 1784 and 1787. Seven volumes of eight lacking volume I. In a full brown tree calf binding attractively decorated in gilt on the spines and lettered in gilt on a red title piece with a separate black piece for the volume number. Hinges sound. Marbled end-papers. Numerous engraved plates with tissue guards, maps (some hand-coloured) and plans, all collated. A very good, clean, set with very little foxing and no ownership inscription.
Published : S. Hooper, London, New Edition
Large coloured folding cloth-backed plan of London divided into half mile squares. Undated but probably c.1920. Accompanied by a 62 page guide to London which lists places of interest, theatres etc but which is mainly a street index to the map. All in a pink cover. Advert at front is torn but overall a good copy.
Published : Geographia, London,
Hardback. A very good copy in a dustwrapper which is also very good but for the word "Dorset" having been written in ink on the spine. No ownership inscription and very little foxing. Pp.xiv,100. 4 illustrations. Described as "a moving picture of human activity over more than 700 years" and as a "window on Dorset's past".
Published : Published By the Author 1970, First Edition
Hardback. A fine copy in a half-leather binding with marbled boards. In a near fine dustwrapper. Pp.xiv,241. Frontispiece and 40 plates. 15 maps and plans. "This fine work has been revised, augmented and reset in this new edition. It will remain the definitive history of the town for many years to come."
Published : MTD Rigg Publications, Guiseley, Leeds 1994, Revised Edition
Hardback. 4to. A near fine copy in a similar dustwrapper which is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. A nice clean copy without ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.viii,271. Numerous illustrations. Map end-papers. "The discriminating eye of an architectural historian is cast over each of the 101 civil parishes in Richmondshire, arranged so as to form a gazetteer and historical guide, with many illustrations of this important and fascinating area."
Published : C. J. Hatcher, Richmond 1990, First Edition
Softback. A fine copy. 333 pages. Illustrated.
Published : Maney Publishing, Leeds 2006, First Edition
A rather poor, disbound copy only the leather spine still being present. Bookplate. Top corner missing from title page. Appears complete. Pp.xii,377 + index + page of "Directions to the Binder" which is loose. 24 plates all present. A little underlining and marginal annotation. A reading or rebinding copy.
Published : Vernor and Hood, London 1804, First Edition
A very good copy in a very good, price-clipped, dustwrapper. Pp.ix,206. 4 plates. 4 maps, including folding map at rear. Shows how non-combatants were involved by the war between England and France during the years 1338-1362.
Published : Manchester University Press 1966, First Edition
Hardback. A good copy in the original cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Board tips worn. Hinges cracked. Previous owner's small ex libris label on front fixed end-paper. Pp.xiv,[i],423 + 8pp publisher's adverts. Frontispiece and 15 illustrations + folding map at end of book. Described as "an unvarnished record of a restful, health-giving holiday spent in driving [i.e. by horse and carriage] about the peace-bestowing English country---."
Published : Richard Bentley & Son, London 1896, First Edition
Hardback. 4to. A good plus copy in the original green cloth which is a little worn at the spine ends. Gift inscription on front fixed end-paper. Not foxed. Pp.xxxvii + 136 full-page plates of which 8 are in colour. Preliminary articles on "The History of Garden-Making", "The Principles of Garden-Making", and "Notes on the Illustrations."
Published : The Studio, London 1907, First Edition
A very good copy in a modern quarter leather binding. Bookplate of Writers Library on front pastedown but no library markings. 316pp. This is a vindication of the Duchess who was a favourite of Queen Anne. BOUND WITH "Letters on the Spirit of Patriotism; On the Idea of a Patriot King: and on the State of Parties at the Accession of King George the First" by Henry St. John, First Viscount Bolingbroke, !st edition 1749, pp.xi, 9-251.
Published : George Hawkins, London 1742, First Edition
A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper which is a little faded/marked on the spine. Pp.xvi,244. Frontispiece and 16 illustrations.
Published : The Roundwood Press 1974, First Edition
A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 287pp. 5 pedigree tables. Letters written between 1533 and circa 1700.
Published : University of Wales Press, Cardiff 1967, First Edition
Hardback. A good plus copy in green cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Top edge gilt. No ownership inscription and only a little end-paper foxing. Pp.xxiv,615 + one page publisher's adverts. Wood engravings by Bewick and S. Williams. A fascinating look at country life in early Victorian England.
Published : Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts and Green, London 1862, Third Edition
Hardbacks. A very good two volume set in green cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Top edges gilt. Gift inscription (from 1850s) at top of each title page. Not foxed. Vol. I,pp.viii,528 +24pp publisher's adverts. Vol.II,pp.xi,610. Numerous woodcut illustrations in each volume. The first volume includes visits to places throughout Britain (including Culloden, Staffa and Iona) whereas the second volume is confined to Durham and Northumberland.
Published : Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans & Roberts , London 1856, Third Edition
A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Ownership inscription on front end-paper. 286pp. Illustrations and diagrams.
Published : David & Charles, Newton Abbot 1968, Second Edition, Revised
Hardback. 4ro. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Pp.viii,282. Many illustrations. A celebration of Llanelli rugby club.
Published : Llanelli Rugby Football Club 1983, First Edition
Hardback. A very good three volume set in rather torn dustwrappers. Vol. III is a first edition. The other two volumes are reprints. Each volume has a single stamp of a church on its front end-paper. More than 1200 pages in total. Maps and illustrations.
Published : Hollis & Carter, London 1954,
Illustrated by Helen Allingham.
Hardback. A very good copy in decorated blue cloth. Top edge gilt. Bookplate. Pp.xi,204. Black and white frontispiece and 80 attractive colour illustrations. This is a nice copy of the first reprint of one of the most popular of A & C Black's colour books.
Published : Adam & Charles Black, London 1904, Reprint
A very good copy in a good, complete, dustwrapper somewhat darkened on the spine. 423pp. 4 illustrations. Eliot was a great parliamentarian who constantly struggled to maintain the privileges of the House of Commons and who died for his belief in freedom of speech.
Published : George Allen & Unwin, London 1957, First Edition
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