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Mapping London : Making Sense of the City

By: Foxell, Simon

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Black Dog Publishing 2007: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 48454

ISBN: 1906155070

Condition: Very Good


279 pp., illustrated throughout View more info

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Mapping London : Making Sense of the City

By: Foxell, Simon

Price: £36.00

Publisher: London, Black Dog Publishing 2007: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 58226

ISBN: 1906155070

Condition: Very Good


279 pp., illustrated throughout View more info

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The History of the Worthies of England : Endeavoured by Thomas Fuller, D.D. First Printed in 1662. A New Edition, With a Few Explanatory Notes, by John Nichols, F.A.S. Lond. Edinb. & Perth. In two volumes

By: Fuller, Thomas

Price: £95.00

Publisher: [London], Printed for F.C. and J. Rivington; T. Payne; et al. 1811: 1811

Book number: 58251

Condition: Very Good


In 2 volumes. xvi, 596; 619 pp. Recent full cloth with original leather title-labels laid down to spines. New endpapers. With the bookplate of noted Tudor & Stuart historian Roger Lockyer to the front endpapers. Cloth clean. Internally clean. Frontis portrait engraving. View more info

Image for Down to the Sea : The Fishing Schooners of Gloucester

Down to the Sea : The Fishing Schooners of Gloucester

By: Garland, Joseph

Price: £30.00

Publisher: U S A, David R Godine Publishers Inc, 1983: 1983

Edition: Second Edition

Book number: 47805

ISBN: 1861761627

Condition: Very Good


225 pp, illustrated in b/w. View more info

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Images of Twickenham, with Hampton and Teddington

By: Gascoigne, Bamber; Ditchburn, Jonathan

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Saint Helena Press 1981: 1981

Edition: Signed Limited Edition

Book number: 47413

ISBN: 0906964040

Condition: Very Good


303 pp, illustrated in b/w no 55/1000 with a couple of small tears to the jacket, and an initialled letter from Bamber Gascoigne on Saint Helena Press headed paper to a subscriber, and signed by him on the limitations page.. Volume 2 of the Images of London series that looks to describe reproduce and catalogue districts of Greater London View more info

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Images of Twickenham, with Hampton and Teddington

By: Gascoigne, Bamber; Ditchburn, Jonathan

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Saint Helena Press 1981: 1981

Edition: Signed Limited Edition

Book number: 56191

ISBN: 0906964040

Condition: Fine


303 pp, illustrated in black and white. A couple of very minor marks to the jacket, but else apears to be unread. no 98/1000 signed by the authors on the limitations page. Volume 2 of the Images of London series that looks to describe reproduce and catalogue districts of Greater London. View more info

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The Place-Names of Oxfordshire : English Place-Name Society Volume XXIII and XXIV. In two volumes

By: Gelling, Margaret

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Cambridge, At the University Press 1953 / 1954: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57098

Condition: Good


In 2 volumes. liii, 244; 245-517 pp. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to spines. Dampstaining & spotting to boards. Spines faded Internally clean. Maps in pocket at rear. View more info

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Over the Reefs

By: Gibbings, Robert

Price: £36.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1948: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57301

Condition: Near Fine


240 pp. Publisher's gilt-decorated maroon cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. Minor rubbing to dj extremities. Cloth clean. Internally very clean. No ownership marks. Endpaper maps. With engravings throughout by the author. A very nice copy. View more info

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Notting Hill in Bygone Days

By: Gladstone, Florence M.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin Ltd. 1924: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 56744

Condition: Very Good


xiv, 248 pp. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Bevelled boards. Wear to spine ends & joints. Relevant marginal pencil annotations. Numeous illustrations. Binding firm. View more info

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The Place-Names of Surrey : English Place-Name Society Volume XI

By: Gover, J. E. B. and A. Mawer and F. M. Stenton

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Cambridge, At the University Press 1934: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57090

Condition: Very Good


xlvi, 445 pp. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Spine faded to grey. From the collection of A. M. Armstrong with her signature to front endpaper. She was an author of the Cumberland volumes in the series. Rear board slightly bowed. Clean copy. Maps in pocket at rear. View more info

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The Place-Names of Northamptonshire : English Place-Name Society Volume X

By: Gover, J. E. B. and A. Mawer and F. M. Stenton

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Cambridge, At the University Press 1933: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57091

Condition: Very Good


lii, 311 pp. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. From the collection of A. M. Armstrong with her signature to front endpaper. She was an author of the Cumberland volumes in the series. Clean copy. Maps in pocket at rear. View more info

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The Place-Names of Warwickshire : English Place-Name Society Volume XIII

By: Gover, J. E. B. and A. Mawer and F. M. Stenton

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, At the University Press 1936: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57093

Condition: Very Good


li, 409 pp. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Spine faded to grey. Clean copy. Maps in pocket at rear. View more info

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The Place-Names of Hertfordshire : English Place-Name Society Volume XV

By: Gover, J. E. B. and Allen Mawer and F. M. Stenton

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, At the University Press 1938: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57095

Condition: Near Fine


xliii, 342 pp. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Clean copy. Maps in pocket at rear. View more info

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The Place-Names of Wiltshire : English Place-Name Society Volume XVI

By: Gover, J. E. B. and Allen Mawer and F. M. Stenton

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Cambridge, At the University Press 1939: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57116

Condition: Very Good


xli, 547 pp. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Clean copy. Maps in pocket at rear. From the collection of A. M. Armstrong with her signature to front endpaper. She was an author of the Cumberland volumes in the series. View more info

Image for The Place-Names of Nottinghamshire : English Place-Name Society Volume XVII

The Place-Names of Nottinghamshire : English Place-Name Society Volume XVII

By: Gover, J. E. B. and Allen Mawer and F. M. Stenton

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, At the University Press 1940: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57117

Condition: Very Good


xlii, 348 pp. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Clean copy. Maps in pocket at rear. From the collection of A. M. Armstrong with her signature to front endpaper. She was an author of the Cumberland volumes in the series. View more info

Image for Gray's New Book of Roads the Tourist and Travellers Guide to the Roads of England and Wales and Part of Scotland

Gray's New Book of Roads the Tourist and Travellers Guide to the Roads of England and Wales and Part of Scotland

By: Gray, George Carrington

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Sherwood, Jones and Co 1824: 1824

Book number: 40503

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated 120 pp, 1 colour map red leather spine and corners a list of great roads and crossroads around england with a very copious index some foxing to pages and wear to boards loose front endpaper View more info

Image for Bedford Park : The First Garden Suburb: A Pictorial Survey

Bedford Park : The First Garden Suburb: A Pictorial Survey

By: Greeves, T. Affleck

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Anne Bingley 1975: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 59564

ISBN: 0851575145

Condition: Very Good


a pictorial survey - 64 pp. The original edition published by Anne and Clive Bingley in 1975 is now very hard to find. Toning to the spine. View more info

Image for The English Country Houses : From the Archives of Country Life

The English Country Houses : From the Archives of Country Life

By: Hall, Michael

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Mitchell Beazley 1994: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 39849

ISBN: 1857325303

Condition: Very Good


192 pp, illustrated in black and white. From The archives of Country Life 1897-1939. Dustjacket has crease on spine, otherwise very good. From Beverley Battersby's library. View more info

Image for The Roads of Mediaeval Lauderdale

The Roads of Mediaeval Lauderdale

By: Hardie, R. P.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, Oliver and Boyd 1942: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 56207

Condition: Near Fine


xv, 106 pp. Green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Top edge gilt. Boards slightly bowed. Cloth very clean. Internally clean. No ownership marks. Folding map frontis. View more info

Image for Memorials of a Quiet Life in 3 Volumes

Memorials of a Quiet Life in 3 Volumes

By: Hare, Augustus J C

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Smith Elder and Co/george Allen 1878: 1878

Book number: 42493

Condition: Very Good


3 vols, (2 vols and supp) various paginations. Supp vol composed of many b/w photographical plates. Spine of vol 1 split and chipped. General fading wear and rubbing to bindings. Warping to contents of photographic Supp vol. View more info