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Pillboxes, a Study of U.K. Defences 1940

By Henry Wills

Leo Cooper; Secker and Warburg, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Near Fine. Crisp clean unclipped dust-jacket, fresh covers with gilt lettering on spine, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0436573601. ISBN/EAN: 9780436573606. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 65620021271.. 9780436573606

$48.77

Hidden Gems of France: Hotels
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Hidden Gems of France: Hotels

By Luc Quisenaerts, Anne & Owen Davis

D Publications, Lier, Belgium, 1998. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Fresh illustrated covers, tight binding, clean pages and end-papers. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. ISBN: 9076124108. ISBN/EAN: 9789076124100. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25420021075.. 9789076124100 This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$20.94

Decoration: Brightly Lit Spaces. Arco Colour
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Decoration: Brightly Lit Spaces. Arco Colour

By Francisco Asensio Cerver, translated by David Cough

Rotovision SA, Hove, 1997. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Scratches to surface of rear cover. Crisp clean covers, sound binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. ISBN: 2880462967. ISBN/EAN: 9782880462963. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25420021073.. 9782880462963 This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$15.37

Clare College 1326 - 1926, University Hall 1326 - 1346, Clare Hall 1346 - 1856, 2 volumes complete
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Clare College 1326 - 1926, University Hall 1326 - 1346, Clare Hall 1346 - 1856, 2 volumes complete

By Clare College, Cambridge, edited and introduction by Mansfield D Forbes

Camridge, Printed for the College at the University Press, Cambridge, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Two matching volumes with blue spine with gilt lettering and black covers with gilt crest and simple decoration and dusted with gilt (more apparent on Volume II than Volume I) Volume I published in 1928 (1927 on spine), Volume II in 1930. Volume I has light shelf-wear to the lower edges and lower corners. Volume II also has light shelf-wear to lower edge but lower corners are more heavily scuffed. Binding in both volumes is sound and pages and plates are clean. Both volumes contain colour frontis, black and white plates and other black and white vignettes. Packed weight approx. 7kg. 2-volume set (complete). No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50620021080.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$110.01

Dwellings in Alresford
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Dwellings in Alresford

By Isabel Sanderson

Privately Published, Alresford, 1973. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Isabel Sanderson. Crisp clean covers, sound stapled binding, clean pages and inside covers. Contains many black and white illustrations. No dust jacket, as published. Undated by publisher. Estimated date only. Illustrator: Isabel Sanderson. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50720021089..

$14.84

Magna Britannia; being a Concise Topographical Account of the Several Counties of Grat Britain, Vol. II Part I. Containing Cambridgeshire (Lyson's Cambridgeshire
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Magna Britannia; being a Concise Topographical Account of the Several Counties of Grat Britain, Vol. II Part I. Containing Cambridgeshire (Lyson's Cambridgeshire

By Rev. Daniel Lysons and Samuel Lysons

Printed for T Cadell and W Davies, London, 1808. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Brown half-leather with wear on corners, joints and spine-ends, gilt decoration and black title-label on banded spine. Sound binding except that front end-papers together with the title-page are detached. Modern pasted label on inside of front cover for Ampleforth Abbey Library. Contains all plates as required together with 3 additional inserted plates: a small colour plate showing a Roman Vessel found at Foxton at page 1; a Map (Street-Plan) of Cambridge 1858 at page 2; a duplicate of the Roman Vessel plate at page 196. Plate XVI of Stained Glass at page 58 is in colour. Fold-out Plate XXXII of St. Mary's Church, Whistlesea at page 278 is foxed - all other plates are clean and free from foxing. Pages are clean. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50620021025.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$175.35

Sandringham, Past and Present
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Sandringham, Past and Present

By Mrs Herbert Jones

Jarrold & Sons, London, 1888. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Paper covered boards are heavily darkened pale blue with portraits of the Prince and Princess of Wales and House andLake on the front. Spine cover is missing, paper split at joints but covers are securely attached, light wear at corners, sound binding, 12 black and white plates are all present, darkened pages. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50420021045..

$47.45

Inscriptions and Devices in the Beauchamp Tower, Tower of London; With a Short Historical Sketch of the Building and the Prisoners formerly Confined Therein
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Inscriptions and Devices in the Beauchamp Tower, Tower of London; With a Short Historical Sketch of the Building and the Prisoners formerly Confined Therein

By William Robertson Dick

Peter Ramage Tower of London, London, 1853. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition. Dark brown faded contemporary covers with gilt lettering on the front, plain sunken spine with splits and wear to the cloth on the joints, paper covering the internal hinges is split covers are both still attached, internal binding is sound. Darkened end-papers. Contains 31 lithograph plates including frontis, water staining (darkening) at edges of plates but other than the frontis this does not affect the printed area. Also contains a vignette title page. Pages are clean and unaffected by water. Undated by publisher. Contains bookplate for George Lambert and pastel labels for Ampleforth Abbey Library on inside of front cover. Dated from preface/introduction. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25120021023..

$47.45

H.M.S. Victory: Building, restoration & repair
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H.M.S. Victory: Building, restoration & repair

By Arthur Bugler; The Victory Advisory Technical Committee

Her Majesty's Stationery Office (HMSO); Ministry of Defence (Navy), London, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Fair. Clipped pale blue dust-jacket is darkened and has short tears at corners. Clean navy blue covers with gilt lettering and decoration on front and spine. Lightly bumped corners. Sound binding. Clean pages and plates. Previous owner's name on inside of rear cover. Contains colour frontis (full page illustration facing title-page) and black and white plates (full page illustrations). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 75420021012.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$247.72

The Churchyards Handbook, Advice on Care and Maintenance of Churchyards

By The Church Information Office

The Central Council for the Care of Churches, London, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Unclipped illustrated dust-jacket with loss at lower spine area and chips and creases on upper and lower edges. Fresh green covers with black lettering on the spine, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. Contains black and white plates (full page illustrations). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25220011108..

$27.83

History of the Ancient Chapel of Birch, Manchester Parish, including A Sketch of the Township of Rusholme, for the Convenience of Which Township the Chapel was Originally Erected together with Notices of the More Ancient Families

By Rev. John Booker

The Chetham Society, Printed by Charles Simms and Co, Manchester, 1859. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Full title: A History of the Ancient Chapel of Birch, in Manchester Parish, including A Sketch of the Township of Rusholme, for the Convenience of Which Township the Chapel was Originally Erected together with Notices of the More Ancient Families, and Particulars Relating to the Descent of Their Estates Blind-decorated dark green covers with gilt lettering on the spine, bumped corners and spine ends, lightly scuffed corners, sound binding, small nameplate on inside of front cove, clean pages and end-papers. Contains all four required plates showing: Birch Chapel; Portrait of Major-General Worsley; Slade Hall; St. James' Church, Birch. Contains fold-out Pedigrees for: Worsley of Platt; Birch of Birch; Birch of Ardwick; and other single and double page pedigrees. Vol. XLVII of the Remains Historical & Literart Connected with the Palatine Counties of Lancaster and Chester series published by the Chetham Society. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51120011101..

$61.23

English Church Design 1040 to 1540 AD, An Introduction to the Study of Mediaeval Building

By F H Crossley

B T Batsford Ltd, London, Toronto, New York, Sydney, 1947. Second Edition, Revised & Enlarged. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Good. Darkened unclipped dust-jacket with light shelf-wear, clean dark red covers, sound binding, clean pages. Bookplate and previous owner's name at front Contains colour frontis and black and white plates. Foxing on block edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25220011109..

$11.93

The Antiquities of Canterbury in two parts (bound as one). I. A Survey of that Ancient City with the Suburbs and Cathedral etc. II. Cantuaria Sacra, Antiquities of Cathedral, Metropolitan Church, Archbishopric, Christ-Church Priory etc
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The Antiquities of Canterbury in two parts (bound as one). I. A Survey of that Ancient City with the Suburbs and Cathedral etc. II. Cantuaria Sacra, Antiquities of Cathedral, Metropolitan Church, Archbishopric, Christ-Church Priory etc

By William Somner; revised and enlarged by Nicholas Battely

R Knaplock, London, 1703. Second Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. The Antiquities of Canterbury. In two parts. I. A Survey of that Ancient City with the Suburbs and Cathedral etc. Also Mr Sumner's Discourse called Chartham News or a Relation of Some Strange Bones found at Chartham to which are added some Observations concerning the Roman Antiquities of Canterbury. II. Cantuaria Sacra:or Antiquities: i Cathedral and Metropolitan Church; ii Archbishopric; iii Late Christ-Church Priory and present Collegiate Church founded by Henry VIII; IV Archdeaconry of Canterbury; V Monastery of Saint Augustine, of the Parish Churches, Hospitals and other Religious Places that are or have been in or near that City. The whole is illustrated and adorned with several useful and fair sculptures" This volume contains a total of 20 engravings. These comprise of: a fold-out map/plan; a single map; 4 fold-out plates; 14 single plates (including frontis). Contains: Free end-paper; frontis.; title page for work; title page for Part I ; Dedication to William Archbishop of Canterbury; Preface to the Reader [3]; Preface to New Edition [7]; Table of Chapters; Map; pages 1-192; Account of Chantries [3]; Appendix pages 1-80; Table (index) [4]; title page for Part II, Preface [2]; page 1-178; Appendix to the Supplement page 1-70; Table to Part II (index) [3]; Errata [1]; free end-paper. Contemporary full leather with banded spine and blind decoration to covers, residue of gilt decoration against bands, no spine-label. Loss to leather on both front and rear covers and significant wear, front cover is detached, rear is attached but fragile. Internal binding is sound. End-papers are darkened and marked. Upper and lower margins of pages are marked by water stains, but pages are otherwise clean and text is bright. Plates have crisp and clear definition and are free from foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52920011127.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$732.02

International History of City Development. Urban Development in: Central Europe; The Alpine & Scandinavian Countries; Southern Europe; Western Europe; East-Central Europe. Volumes I - VII

By Erwin A Gutkind

The Free Press of Glencoe, Macmillan Company; Collier-Macmillan, New York; London; Toronto, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. International History of City Development. Urban Development in: Volume I - Central Europe, 1964; Volume II - The Alpine & Scandinavian Countries, 1965; Volume III - Southern Europe - Spain & Portugal, 1967; Volume IV - Southern Europe - Italy & Greece, 1969; Volume V - Western Europe - France & Belgium, 1970; Volume VI - Western Europe - The Netherlands & Great Britain, 1971; Volume VII - East-Central Europe - Poland, Czechoslovakia & Hungary, 1972. (Volume VIII is not present.) Volumes were published sequentially, beginning in 1964. All volumes are first editions/first printings. Seven matching volumes with yellow covers and black spines. The covers on volume I are lightly marked. Sound binding to all volumes. Clean green end-papers except that all volumes have a dark rectangular mark on the inside of the front covers, which may be a glue residue. Clean pages. Packed weight approx. 14kg. 7 volumes of the 8-volume set. Contains many black and white illustrations. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25820011118.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$269.98

The Book of Manchester and Salford, Written for the Ninety-seventh Annual Meeting of the British Medical Association in July 1929. President: Professor A H Burgess

By Preface by E M Brockbank. Ernest Axon; Henry Price; Edward Fiddes; B Mouat Jones; Douglas Miller etc

George Falkner & Sons Ltd, Manchester, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Blue covers with gilt lettering on spine and front, lightly rubbed spine-ends, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. Contains black and white illustrations. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51120011107..

$9.81

Portfolio of English Cathedrals with Historical and Architectural Notes

By Arnold Fairbairns

Photochrom Company Ltd; Simpkins, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co. Ltd, London, 1911. Early Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Single bound volume contains details and photographs of the following cathedrals: Canterbury, Durham, York, St. Albans, Salisbury, Exeter, Peterborough, Southwark, Ely, Chester, Oxford, Bangor and St. Asaph, Lichfield, Newcastle, Worcester, St. Pauls, Lincoln, Southwell, Rochester, Hereford, Norwich, Gloucester, Chichester, Bristol, Truro, Wells, Manchester and Liverpool, Ripon, Llandaff and St. David's, Birmingham, WInchester, Carlisle and Sodor and Man, Wakefield. These 33 parts were initially issued separately by Simkin Marshall etc. and seem to have been later bound together. The plain side of the marbled end-papers and plain secondary end-papers have watermarks for "J Whatman 1911" and crests. Half-leather with darkened and marked green covers, black leather spine and corners with scuffed edges and bands. Splits and wear on external joints but covers are attached securely - rear cover has splits on upper and lower cords and there are splits over internal joints. Clean and bright green marbled end-papers. Light foxing to pages throughout but the foxing does not extend to the sepia plates that are tipped in at one edge. Each of the 33 parts contains 8 photographs. Pages are otherwise clean. Approximate packed weight - 7kg. One volume of the 1-volume set. Undated by publisher. Estimated date only. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25220011120.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$395.23

History and Description of the Ancient City of York; Comprising All the Most Interesting Information, Already Published in Drake's Eboracum; enriched with much Entirely New Matter From Other Authentic Sources. Two vols. complete
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History and Description of the Ancient City of York; Comprising All the Most Interesting Information, Already Published in Drake's Eboracum; enriched with much Entirely New Matter From Other Authentic Sources. Two vols. complete

By Wm. (William) Hargrove

Wm Alexander, York, 1818. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Two matching volumes, each including the two parts of each volume, bound in brown half leather with marbled covers, matching marbled end-papers and marbled block edges and banded spines. Contain many woodcut vignettes, copper plates and a coloured fold-out Plan of the City of York. Boards are clean and firm and lightly rubbed at corners and on edges, wear at spine ends, volume II has split in leather over rear upper joint with adjacent leather lifting off spine, clean end-papers with bookplate ( D Joyce Galbraith) pasted to front inside covers of both volumes. Gift note, dated 1910, on second front end-paper of vol. I. Sound binding. Pages are clean and bright, plates are heavily foxed (including printed areas). Black and white plates are all present and are: The Cathedral; The Ruins of St Mary's Abbey; Ouse Bridge with St. William's Chapel; View of City; Micklegate-Bar; Projected New Bridge; Clifford's Tower (bound at Vol II page 402 not at 248 as listed). 2-volume set (complete). No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50320011128.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$272.77

Caribbean Heritage, Archtecture of the Islands
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Caribbean Heritage, Archtecture of the Islands

By Robert Douglas

Darkstream publications, 1996. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Robert Douglas. Lightly rubbed on external joints. Crisp clean covers, tight binding, clean pages and inside covers. Contains many black and white illustrations. No dust jacket, as published. Illustrator: Robert Douglas. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 9768136596. ISBN/EAN: 9789768136596. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25020011083.. 9789768136596

$47.45

Temples of Trinidad
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Temples of Trinidad

By Anthony de Verteuil

The Litho Press, Port of Spain, Trinidad, 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Fresh covers, tight binding, clean pages and end-papers. Contains colour and black and white illustrations. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 9768193360. ISBN/EAN: 9789768193360. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25220011025.. 9789768193360

$114.25

The Conscious Stone, the Life of Edward William Godwin
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The Conscious Stone, the Life of Edward William Godwin

By Dudley Harbron

Latimer House Limited, London, 1949. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Clean clipped lightly rubbed dust-jacket, fresh turquoise covers with gilt lettering on spine and with small faded patch at top of spine where dust-jacket has loss, sound binding, clean slightly darkened pages, end-papers and plates. Contains black and white plates (full page illustrations). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25219121142..

$23.86

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