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The History of St. Paul's School [History of the Public Schools], Ackermann, Rudolph
1 Ackermann, Rudolph The History of St. Paul's School [History of the Public Schools]
London [Printed for and published by R. Ackermann] N.d. [1816] 1816 Full Morocco Very Good Folio 
34 pp. Contemporary full blue morocco with blind and gilt-ruled borders to front & back covers. Initial leather onlays to front board. Maroon leather title label to spine. Top edge gilt and gilt turn-ins. Marbled endpapers. Light rubbing to extremities and minor marks to boards. Minor spotting, not affecting plates. With two full-page hand-coloured aquatints, as called for. Binding firm. This is one part in the 'History of the Public Schools', originally issued by Ackermann in twelve monthly parts in 1816-1817. 
Price: 450.00 GBP
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London Lickpenny, Ackroyd, Peter
2 Ackroyd, Peter London Lickpenny
London Ferry Press 1973 1973 Limited Edition Paper Covers Near Fine 8vo. 
33 pp., Illustrated wraps designed by Duncan Grant. Signed by Ackroyd with a dedication to the previous owner on full title. 1 of 474 copies. Edges discoloured, very slight fading to wraps. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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Hugh Alley's Caveat: Markets of London in 1598, Alley, Hugh; Archer, Ian; etc.
3 Alley, Hugh; Archer, Ian; etc. Hugh Alley's Caveat: Markets of London in 1598
London, United Kingdom London Topographical Society 1988 1988 0902087231 / 9780902087231 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Oblong 4to. 
[viii], 105 pp. Previous owner's name. Reproduced in black and white are 31 drawings by the 'professional informer, Hugh Alley', done in the late sixteenth century and presented to the Lord Mayor and Aldermen of London with a strong recommendation that the existing regulation of the markets should be more stringently enforced. The drawings show a unique picture of street life of the period, and provide hitherto unknown topographical information, discussed in detailed notes on each plate. The editors' introduction outlines the history of food marketing in London and investigates the background to Alley's self-appointed crusade. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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London Scenes, Or A Visit to Uncle William in Town; Containing a Description of the Most Remarkable Buildings and Curiosities in The British Metropolis, Anon
4 Anon London Scenes, Or A Visit to Uncle William in Town; Containing a Description of the Most Remarkable Buildings and Curiosities in The British Metropolis
London John Harris N.d. [1824] 1824 Leather Spine Good 12mo. 
xvi, 211 pp. Maroon leather spine over publisher's original printed boards. Gilt title to spine. Boards slightly edgeworn and marked. With frontis and 27 additional full-page copper engraved plates as called for. A total of 78 individual copper engraved scenes. Internally clean with minor offsetting. Publisher's device to rear board stating: 'Harris & Sons Original Juvenile Library.' Good to VG in original binding. 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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The Laws and Customs, Rights, Liberties, and Privileges, of the City of London, Anon
5 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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Centre Point: 34 Stories, Asbury, Nick and Almacantar
6 Asbury, Nick and Almacantar Centre Point: 34 Stories
Almacantar 2012 2012 0957095805 / 9780957095809 Limited Edition Hardback As New Folio 
Unpaginated. Hardback in wrap-around dust jacket. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Illustrated throughout. Unused copy. As New condition. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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A Guide to the Guildhall of the City of London. Together With a Short Account of Its Historic Associations, and the Municipal Work Carried on Therein, Baddeley, John James
7 Baddeley, John James A Guide to the Guildhall of the City of London. Together With a Short Account of Its Historic Associations, and the Municipal Work Carried on Therein
London Simpkin, Marshall Hamilton, Kent and Co. 1898 1898 Cloth Near Fine 8vo. Presentation Copy 
205 pp. Red cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. All edges gilt. Presentation copy inscribed by author on blank. Illustrations. Two small stains to boards. Very slight foxing to eps. Still a fresh and clean VG+ to Near Fine copy. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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London and Its Environs : Including Excursions to Brighton, the Isle of Wight, etc., Baedeker, K.
8 Baedeker, K. London and Its Environs : Including Excursions to Brighton, the Isle of Wight, etc.
Leipsic Karl Baedeker 1885 1885 Limp Cloth Very Good 12mo. 
Fifth revised edition. x, 368, 45 pp. Publisher's original maroon limp cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Cloth clean. Internally clean. With four maps and 15 plans. Maps and plans complete. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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The Annals of Hampstead. In Three Volumes, Barratt, Thomas J.
9 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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And So Make a City Here The Story of a Lost Heathland ( A Middlesex Medley ), Bate, G. E.
10 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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An Historical Account of Thomas Sutton Esq, and of His Foundation in Charter-House, Bearcroft, Philip
11 Bearcroft, Philip An Historical Account of Thomas Sutton Esq, and of His Foundation in Charter-House
London E. Owen 1737 1737 First Edition Full Morocco Very Good 8vo. 
xvi, 275, (1) pp. Bound in full straight-grained morocco with blind and gilt tooling to boards and spine. All edges gilt. Slightly edgeworn and wear to foot of spine. Frontis portrait engraving. Double-page engraved view of the Charterhouse. Funerary plate. Head and tail-pieces. Binding firm. VG copy. 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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Southwark and Its Story, Boger, Charlotte G.
12 Boger, Charlotte G. Southwark and Its Story
London Simpkin, Marshall and Co. 1881 1881 First Edition Gilt Decorated Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
vii, 236 pp. Original decorated dark green cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Mininal wear to cloth. Early bookplate to front pastedown. Scattered light foxing. Illustrations. VG 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Grinling Gibbons and His Compeers Illustrtated By Sixty Phototypes of the Principle Carvings in the Churches of Saint James's Piccadilly and Saint Paul's Cathedral, Bullock, Alfred .E.
13 Bullock, Alfred .E. Grinling Gibbons and His Compeers Illustrtated By Sixty Phototypes of the Principle Carvings in the Churches of Saint James's Piccadilly and Saint Paul's Cathedral
London J. Tiranti & Co 1914 1914 Half Morocco Very Good Folio 
pp, [vi], + 61 b/w plates., Bound in a black half morocco with green cloth boards. Contents a little tanned, and some foxing to the margins of the pages, but this is limited in extent 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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Historical Notices of Chelsea, Kensington, Fulham and  Hammersmith, Burt, Isabella
14 Burt, Isabella Historical Notices of Chelsea, Kensington, Fulham and Hammersmith
London J. Saunders 1871 1871 Decorated Cloth Very Good Oblong 8vo. 
140 pp. with 5 engravings, tiny tear (5mm) to front 2 pages.. a few marks and small stains to cloth boards, bumping to corners, otherwise good clean tight copy 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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Wanderings in Marylebone, a Gossip About the Squares and the Streets and Their Past Residents, Chancellor, Beresford .E.
15 Chancellor, Beresford .E. Wanderings in Marylebone, a Gossip About the Squares and the Streets and Their Past Residents
London Dulau and Company, Ltd 1926 1926 Wraps Good 8vo. 
ix, 98 pp., Illustrated in b/w, darkened paper cover and spine creased. Dusty covers, lighter around the lettering where an eraser has been used. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Liberty and Regent Street, Chancellor, E. Beresford
16 Chancellor, E. Beresford Liberty and Regent Street
London Liberty & Co. Ltd. N.d. [c. 1930's] 1930 Third Edition Wraps Good 8vo. Pamphlet 
22 pp. Original printed wrappers. Wraps slightly darkened and marked. Slight foxing. With five tipped-in illustrations. Good to VG condition. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Memorials of St. James's Street. Together with the Annals of Almack's, Chancellor, E. Beresford
17 Chancellor, E. Beresford Memorials of St. James's Street. Together with the Annals of Almack's
London Grant Richards Ltd. 1922 1922 First Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
First edition. 292 pp. Original cloth with blind-stamped title to front board and gilt lettering to spine. Boards marked & slightly stained. Internally clean. With frontis and 15 additional illustrations. VG 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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The History and Antiquities of Richmond, Kew, Petersham and Ham, Etc., Chancellor, E. Beresford
18 Chancellor, E. Beresford The History and Antiquities of Richmond, Kew, Petersham and Ham, Etc.
Richmond Hiscoke and Son 1894 1894 Signed Limited Edition Gilt Lettered Cloth Very Good Tall 8vo. Signed Limited Edition 
xxx, 410, lii pp. Cream-coloured linen boards with tan leather title label to spine. Top edge gilt. Subscriber's copy no. 245 numbered and signed by the author. Spine darkened and boards marked and darkened. Foxing to endpapers. List of subscribers at rear with additional subscriber leaf tipped in. Plates, in-text illustrations and folding map. VG 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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The History and Antiquities of Richmond, Kew, Petersham and Ham, Etc., CHANCELLOR, E. Beresford
19 CHANCELLOR, E. Beresford The History and Antiquities of Richmond, Kew, Petersham and Ham, Etc.
Richmond Hiscoke and Son 1894 1894 Signed Limited Edition Gilt Lettered Cloth Very Good Tall 8vo Signed Limited Edition 
xxx, 410, lii pp. Original gilt-lettered green cloth. Top edge gilt. Subscriber's copy no. 84 numbered and signed by the author. Spine ends slightly edgeworn. Corners lightly bumped. List of subscribers at rear with additional subscriber leaf tipped in. Errata leaf bound in. Plates, in-text illustrations and folding map. Solid VG copy. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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The Pleasure Haunts of London During Four Centuries, Chancellor, E. Beresford
20 Chancellor, E. Beresford The Pleasure Haunts of London During Four Centuries
London Constable and Company, Ltd First Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
ix, 466 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Top edge gilt. Foxing to fore-edge. Illustrations. No ownership names. Cloth very bright and fresh. VG 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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