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The Huntingdon Papers (the Archives of the Noble Family  of hastings)
1 The Huntingdon Papers (the Archives of the Noble Family of hastings)
London Maggs Bros 1926 1926 Half Morocco Very Good 4to. 
xxiii., 6 parts bound as one [various paginations] TEG, usually presented in poor quality wraps, this copy is bound in a nice red half morocco, slight foxing to early and closing pages and to edges, otherwise very clean. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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The River Runs Uphill : A Story of Success and Failure, Aickman, Robert
2 Aickman, Robert The River Runs Uphill : A Story of Success and Failure
Burton on Trent J.M Pearson 1986 1986 0907864384 / 9780907864387 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo. 
210 pp., illustrated in b/w, jacket very slightly discoloured and creased, prev owners bookplate on pasetdown 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Later Eighteenth Century Great House : The Proceedings of a Conference under the Joint Directorship of Edward Chaney and Malcolm Airs Held at the Department for Continuing Education, the University of Oxford, 10-12 January 1997, Airs, Malcolm
3 Airs, Malcolm The Later Eighteenth Century Great House : The Proceedings of a Conference under the Joint Directorship of Edward Chaney and Malcolm Airs Held at the Department for Continuing Education, the University of Oxford, 10-12 January 1997
Oxford Oxford University Press 1997 1997 0903736276 / 9780903736275 Soft Cover Very Good 4to. 
240 pp, illustrated in b/w in spiral binding with laminate cover. As a bound volume of proceedings, the illustrations are not of a high quality. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Palaeolithic Man in N. W. Middlesex the Evidence of His Exixtence and the Physical Conditions Under Which he Lived in Ealing and Its Neighbourhood, Illustrated By the Condition and Culture Presented By Certain Existing Savages, Allen Brown, Jno.
4 Allen Brown, Jno. Palaeolithic Man in N. W. Middlesex the Evidence of His Exixtence and the Physical Conditions Under Which he Lived in Ealing and Its Neighbourhood, Illustrated By the Condition and Culture Presented By Certain Existing Savages
London Macmillan & Co, 1887 1887 Publisher's Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
iii, 227 pp., Five b/w plates. Gilt decorated publisher's cloth. Edges spotted, sporadic minor foxing, boards rubbed and faded. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Happy England, Allingham, Helen; Huish, Marcus B.
5 Allingham, Helen; Huish, Marcus B. Happy England
London Adam & Charles Black 1903 1903 First Edition Decorative Boards Very Good Small 4to Allingham, Helen 
xi., 204 pp. 80 colour illustrations and a photograph of the artist (Helen Allingham) facing page 1. Interestingly, her aunt, by clever subterfuge, sending in a piece of art for consideration to the Royal Academy under her initials only, succeeded in shaming that institution into altering its admission policies so as to allow women into the Royal Academy Schools. In attractive decorated blue cloth boards, which are a bit bumped at head and foot and at the corners. Top edge gilt. Some scattered foxing, and some marking to the cloth. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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Richmond in 1892. Illustrated. Its History, Trade and Attractions, Anon
6 Anon Richmond in 1892. Illustrated. Its History, Trade and Attractions
Richmond Charlotte James 1976 1976 Facsimile Half Leather Fine 4to. Limited Edition 
60, (5) pp. Facsimile Limited Edition. No. 3 of 35 copies. Half leather over marbled boards. In matching marbled box. Neat ink name on ffep. Facsimile of 1892 edition. Many photographic illustrations. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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The Laws and Customs, Rights, Liberties, and Privileges, of the City of London, Anon
7 Anon The Laws and Customs, Rights, Liberties, and Privileges, of the City of London
London J. Williams 1774 1774 Second Edition 1/4 Calf 16mo. 
xix, xii, 315 pp. in a modern quarter antique brown calf with a red morocco title label, gilt devices and marbled boards. 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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An Abstract of All the Claims on the New Forest, in the County of Southampton, Entered at the Lord Chief Justice in Eyre's Court, Adjourned from the Swainmote Court, Held at Lyndhurst, the 27th of June, in the 22nd Year of King Charles the Second and Held at Winton, the 29th Day of September, 1670., Anon [New Forest]
8 Anon [New Forest] An Abstract of All the Claims on the New Forest, in the County of Southampton, Entered at the Lord Chief Justice in Eyre's Court, Adjourned from the Swainmote Court, Held at Lyndhurst, the 27th of June, in the 22nd Year of King Charles the Second and Held at Winton, the 29th Day of September, 1670.
Salisbury Benj. Cha. Collins and J. Johnson 1776 1776 Full Calf Near Fine 8vo. 
202, (10) pp. Modern full sprinkled calf. Five raised bands to spine. Red morocco title label. New endpapers. Uncommon. Clean internally with binding in Fine condition. 21 cm. tall 
Price: 400.00 GBP
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The Antiquarian Itinerary, Comprising Specimens of Architecture, Monastic, Castellated, and Domestic; With Other Vestiges of Antiquity in Great Britain. Acompanied With Descriptions. In seven volumes., Antiquarian Itinerary
9 Antiquarian Itinerary The Antiquarian Itinerary, Comprising Specimens of Architecture, Monastic, Castellated, and Domestic; With Other Vestiges of Antiquity in Great Britain. Acompanied With Descriptions. In seven volumes.
London For the Proprietors by Wm. Clarke 1815 / 1818 1815 Half Calf Very Good 8vo. 
Complete in seven volumes. Unpaginated. Half calf over boards. Five raised bands to spine. Leather title and volume labels. All edges red. Marbled endpapers. Some spine labels lacking or chipped. Spines and corners rubbed & marked. Damage to calf of one volume. Bookplate to front pastedowns. Large Paper copy with over 300 fine copper engravings. A VG set. 
Price: 300.00 GBP
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Farmworkers in England and Wales : A Social and Economic History 1770-1980, Armstrong, Alan
10 Armstrong, Alan Farmworkers in England and Wales : A Social and Economic History 1770-1980
Ames Iowa State University Press 1988 1988 0813800021 / 9780813800028 Hardback Fine 8vo. 
302 pp. Publisher's hardback in dust jacket. Top edge slightly dusty. Very clean copy. No ownership marks. Tables and illustrations. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Charterhouse, Coloured Reproductions of Two Exterior Views as Originally Published By Ackermann in 1816, Arrowsmith, R L (descriptive text)
11 Arrowsmith, R L (descriptive text) Charterhouse, Coloured Reproductions of Two Exterior Views as Originally Published By Ackermann in 1816
Guildford Charles W Traylen 1958 1958 Card Covers Very Good Folio 
2 colour prints illustrating Charterhouse school from the playground and from the square with single loose page of explanatory text. Protected by Card boards in paper wraps in protective envelope. Minor marks to wraps. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Great Britain : Handbook for Travellers, Baedeker, Karl
12 Baedeker, Karl Great Britain : Handbook for Travellers
Leipzig Karl Baedeker, Publisher 1910 1910 Seventh Edition Limp Cloth Very Good 12mo. 
Seventh edition, revised and augmented. lxviii, 624 pp. Publisher's original red limp cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Slight rubbing & creasing to covers. With 28 maps, 65 plans and a panorama. Collated and complete. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Great Britain : Handbook for Travellers, Baedeker, Karl
13 Baedeker, Karl Great Britain : Handbook for Travellers
Leipzig Karl Baedeker, Publisher 1910 1910 Seventh Edition Limp Cloth Near Fine 12mo. 
Seventh edition, revised and augmented. lxviii, 624 pp. Publisher's original red limp cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. In the original printed dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn. Cloth clean. Neat ink owner's name to front pastedown. Internally clean. With 28 maps, 65 plans and a panorama. Collated and complete. Uncommon in dust jacket. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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Great Britain : Handbook for Travellers, Baedeker, Karl
14 Baedeker, Karl Great Britain : Handbook for Travellers
Leipzig Karl Baedeker, Publisher 1906 1910 Sixth Edition Limp Cloth Very Good 12mo. 
Sixth edition, revised and augmented. lxvi, 606 pp. Publisher's original red limp cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Cloth clean. Ink owner's name to half-title. With 22 maps, 58 plans and a panorama. Collated and complete. A nice, bright copy. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Look Towards the Sea, Baines, Frank
15 Baines, Frank Look Towards the Sea
London Eyre & Spottiswoode 1958 1958 First Edition Hardback Very Good 8vo. 
255 pp. Publisher's hardback in pictorial dust wrapper. Dj spotted & edgeworn with slight losses. Lean to spine. No ownership names. Jacket design by Julian Trevelyan. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Look Towards the Sea, Baines, Frank
16 Baines, Frank Look Towards the Sea
London Eyre & Spottiswoode 1958 1958 First Edition Hardback Very Good 8vo. 
255 pp. Publisher's hardback in pictorial dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn. Internally clean. No ownership names. Jacket design by Julian Trevelyan. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Annals of Hampstead. In Three Volumes, Barratt, Thomas J.
17 Barratt, Thomas J. The Annals of Hampstead. In Three Volumes
London Lionel Leventhal Limited in association with The Camden History Society 1972 1972 Facsimile Reprint Cloth Near Fine 4to. Limited Edition 
Three volumes. xxxvi, 306; xix, 299; xviii, 409 pp. Facsimile of 1912 edition. This set is copy no. 30 of an edition of 150 copies in the subscriber's edition. Numerous illustrations. Large folding plate in pocket at rear of vol. 2. Ribbon markers. The three volumes are in Fine condition in a slightly faded and marked VG slipcase. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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The History of the Orkney Islands, Barry, George
18 Barry, George The History of the Orkney Islands
Edinburgh James Thin / Mercat Press 1975 1975 Facsimile Hard Cover Very Good 4to. Facsimile 
[iv], viii., 509 pp folding map and plates. A very good facsimile of the original 1805 edition. Price clipped jacket and previous owner's bookplate on the front free endpaper 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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And So Make a City Here The Story of a Lost Heathland ( A Middlesex Medley ), Bate, G. E.
19 Bate, G. E. And So Make a City Here The Story of a Lost Heathland ( A Middlesex Medley )
Hounslow, London Thomasons 1948 1948 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 8vo. 
First Edition [viii], 463 pp. Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. An uncommon title covering Syon, Osterley, Hounslow out to Shepperton and Harlington. Hardcover 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Welsh Scenery from Drawings, BATTY, Captain
20 BATTY, Captain Welsh Scenery from Drawings
London R, Jennings, Poultry 1825 1825 Full Morocco Very Good Large 8vo. 
4to, unpaginated, a large paper copy, 35 engraved plates, protected by tissue, bound in full straight grained morocco with a blind stamped border to the boards, and some gilt decoration. All edges gilt, slightly worn at hinges and edges, but solid; Very good 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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