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Salmon & Trout Fishing in Ireland. The Angler's Pocket-Book and Guide
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Salmon & Trout Fishing in Ireland. The Angler's Pocket-Book and Guide

By Matson, Walter J.

Dublin: Browne & Nolan, Limited, 1910 Hardback, 110mm x 168mm tall (4.25" x 6.5" approx.). Pp (viii adverts), vii, 199 + 6pp having between them a total of 56 coloured flies [maker: Hardy Bros. Ltd. of Alnwick] laid-down on single-sided grey paper stock and a multi-folding map of Ireland, printed on india-paper, and with the fishery districts named and their outlines printed in blue. Additionally, there are a further 10 pages of related advertisements, placed at intervals within the text leaves, many of which are illustrated in either b/w photo or line. Light rubs to edges and corners, and with the leaves adjacent to the plates browned as usual. Otherwise very good, in the original light-blue, cloth-covered boards/gilt titles/casting angler in gilt to front board.. 1st Edition. Gilt-decorated Cloth. Good/No d/w. Sm 8vo..

$148.83

Exploration of a Drowned Landscape. Archaeology and History of the Isles of Scilly
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Exploration of a Drowned Landscape. Archaeology and History of the Isles of Scilly

By Thomas, Charles

London: B.T.Batsford Ltd, 1986 7.5" x 10" tall.. 320 pages, with 139 drawings (incl. maps) and photographs. A minor [1cm] repaired tear to price-clipped dust-wrapper, otherwise very good. in the original blue hardback binding with gilt spine title and pictorial dust-wrapper. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Sm 4to..

$38.83

Church Bells
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Church Bells

By Walters, H.B.

:London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1937 109mm x 138mm tall (4.25" x 5.5" approx.). 48pp with an Appendix & 7 text figs. plus 4 single-sided b/w photo plates. Prelims browned, otherwise very good, in the original thin card covers. Published in the series "Pages from the Past" and first edition thus. Postage will be reduced for this light item.. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good.

$9.71

From Glazebrook to Hollins Green. More about Rixton in the nineteenth century
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From Glazebrook to Hollins Green. More about Rixton in the nineteenth century

By Fryer, Kath

Hollinfare Publications, 1996 150mm x 210mm tall (6" x 8.25" approx.). 54pp plus a map, 6 b/w photo plates and 3 text figs. Fine, in the original illustrated softcard covers.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine/N/A.

$16.18

Mayfield Free Church 1875-1925 [ Mayfield, Edinburgh ]
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Mayfield Free Church 1875-1925 [ Mayfield, Edinburgh ]

By Publications Committee

Edinburgh: Mayfield Free Church , 1925 125mm x 190mm tall (5" x 7.5" approx.). Pp 34, incl. an architectural site drawing, plus a b/w frontispiece photograph and 12 further plates with a total of 17 b/w photos and a seating layout. Slight offset to the free endpapers, otherwise very good, in the original tree-bark effect wraps with cord tie and gilt title.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$45.30

Tracings: Being a Series of Articles on Experimental Religion Intended for the Encouragement of the Poor and Needy, the Tired and Tempted, of the Living Family of God.
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Tracings: Being a Series of Articles on Experimental Religion Intended for the Encouragement of the Poor and Needy, the Tired and Tempted, of the Living Family of God.

By Wright, William , ( of Eccles )

Belgrave Mount, Eccles, Lancashire: To be had of the Author, or Printer Hardback, 125mm x 190mm tall (5" x 7.5" approx.). 80pp. Undated, but estimated to be mid-to-late 1800's. A very scarce title, no copies recorded on Copac. Light damp-mark to upper free corners of both boards, otherwise very good, in the original brown cloth-covered boards, black title & decorated framing.. First Edition. Cloth. Good.

$110.01

The Britain of Brian Cook
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The Britain of Brian Cook

By Batsford, Brian Cook [ Brian Cook ] With a Foreword by Sir Hugh Casson CH, KCVO. PPRA, & a Preface by Ian Logan, FCSD

London: B.T. Batsford, 1987 Landscape-style hardback, 255mm x 205mm tall (10" x 8" approx.). 144pp, illustrated throughout in colour & B/w. Almost fine, in the original red cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title and with the very good, unclipped, colour-illustrated dust-wrapper. Signed [in full as Brian Cook Batsford] to the title-page.. Signed by the Author. First Edition. Cloth. Almost Fine/Very Good.

$226.49

Egyptian Irrigation
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Egyptian Irrigation

By Willcocks, W., C.M.G., M.Inst.C.E., Managing Director of the Daira Land Company; Late Director General of Reservoirs [with Introduction by Major Hanbury Brown, C.M.G., Late R.E., Inspector General of Irrigation, Lower Egypt ]

London & New York: E. & F.N. Spon, Ltd. & Spon & Chamberlain, 1899 Some additional postage will be required for this heavy volume. Please enquire for details of the cheapest options before placing an order. Hardback, 180mm x 260mm tall (7.25" x 10.25" approx.). Pp xxviiii (including Errata), 485 + 50 maps, plans and other plates [several folding or multi-folding], plus 34pp of advertisements, many with engraved illustrations plus, tipped-in, an Errata slip and an Addendum slip. Minor rubs to edges & corners, otherwise very good, in the original black & gilt-decorated, dark-blue cloth-covered boards/gilt titles & cartouches.. Second Edition. Gilt decorated Cloth. Very Good/No d/w. Large 8vo..

$161.78

The Parish Registers of Warrington 1591-1653
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The Parish Registers of Warrington 1591-1653

By Sparke, Archibald, F.R.S.L., F.L.A. [transcribed and edited by}

Preston: Printed for the Lancashire Parish Record Society, 1933 Hardback, 145mm x 227mm tall (5.75" x 9" approx.). Pp x (incl. Errata) 392 + b/w photo frontispiece plate plus a tipped-in addendum to page 349. Rubs to hd/tl of spine and one pair of leaves opened carelessly, otherwise very good, in the original blind-ruled cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title & with the Society crest in gilt to front board. L.P.R.S. Series Volume 70.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good.

$51.77

Sketches from the Belfry [Golf]
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Sketches from the Belfry [Golf]

By Riley, Harold

1993 Hardback, 154mm x 215mm tall (6" x 8.5" approx.). 75 un-numbered pages, incl. endpapers, illustrated throughout with Harold Riley's line sketches and colour paintings made to celebrate the occasion of the Ryder Cup matches played at the Belfry in September 1993. Very good in the original black leather-covered boards, with the Artist's logo in gilt to the front board. This is Number 119 of the Limited Edition of 200 copies SIGNED BY HAROLD RILEY, AND ALSO BY PETER ALLIS AND DAVE THOMAS, THE COURSE ARCHITECTS.. Signed, Limited Edition. First Edition. Leather. Very Good. Illus. by Riley, Harold.

$323.55

Physical Education & Sport at St. Paul's College, Cheltenham 1937-1979
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Physical Education & Sport at St. Paul's College, Cheltenham 1937-1979

By Corlett, Geoffrey & Gaunt, David

Cheltenham: Geoffrey Corlett & David Gaunt, 2004 Hardback, 175mm x 250mm tall (7" x 10" approx.). Pp viii, 184 with b/w photographs throughout. Fine, in the original dark blue, cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title, and with the fine, unclipped, colour photo-illustrated dustwrapper. A Limited Edition [number unstated] the book is uncommon and unrecorded in COPAC.. First Edition. Fine/Fine.

$110.01

Suspected Food Poisoning in Consett, County Durham
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Suspected Food Poisoning in Consett, County Durham

By Young, Johnathan C., B.Sc., Ph.D., Lecturer in Geography, University of Durham

Durham: Department of Geography, University of Durham, 1974 Hardback, 170mm x 230mm tall (6.75" x 9" approx.). Pp iv, 21 + 2pp list of publications, with 8 text figs. in b/w & line. Withdrawn and sold from the University Library of Keele with minimal stamping. Condensation marking to the bottom gutter margins throughout, otherwise good. Original binding of lilac boards/black title with black calendered cloth spine.. First Edition. Quarter Cloth & Boards. Good/N/A.

$25.88

Scouting in Hungary
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Scouting in Hungary

By Bodnar, Gabor

Printed in Cleveland, Ohio for the Association: Hungarian Scout Association, 1986 140mm x 217mm tall ( (5.5" x 8.5" approx.). 104pp with title-page logo and b/w photos in the text. Previous owner's neat 'TD' initials to front cover, otherwise fine, in the original black-printed, green soft card covers/black titles.. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good/N/A.

$16.18

Tales of a Groupie's Son 89 West Pemberton
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Tales of a Groupie's Son 89 West Pemberton

By French, Jack

Augusta Western Australia: Jack French, 1989 140mm x 210mm tall (5.5" x 8.25" approx.). Pp vii, 102 with 32 b/w photographs. Very good, in the original illustrated soft card covers. Inscribed by the Author "With Best Wishes from Jack April 1989. Signed by the Author. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good.

$58.24

The Upper Palaeolithic Age in Britain
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The Upper Palaeolithic Age in Britain

By Garrod, D.A.E., B.Sc. Oxon.

Oxford: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1926 Hardback, 150mm x 235mm tall (5.5" x 9.25" approx.). 211pp with 49 text figs. (several multi-image) plus a frontispiece map and two further plates.Withdrawn and sold from the holdings of Keele University with minimal stamping, otherwise very good, in the original blind-ruled blue cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No d/w.

$58.24

Solihull and its Church SIGNED, LIMITED, SUBSCRIBER'S EDITION
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Solihull and its Church SIGNED, LIMITED, SUBSCRIBER'S EDITION

By Pemberton, The Rev, M.A., University College, Oxon, Assistant Curate of Solihull, with an Introduction by Philip E. Martineau

Exeter: Printed by William Pollard & Co. Ltd, 1905 Hardback, 190mm x 260mm tall (7.5" x 10.25" approx.). Pp xxi, 229 plus a folding colour-printed map frontispiece; title-page vignette and 48 b/w photographs on plate leaves, many single-sided. A few inconsequential external marks, prelims toned and light creasing to the upper free corner of the map, otherwise very good in the original white buckram-covered boards/gilt titles and front board logo of St Alphege. 'Additional Corrections" slip tipped-in. Subscribers' Edition bookplate to front pastedown, signed by the Author and inscribed "with gratitude for help given", and indicating the volume as being No. 83 of 100 copies only.. Subscribers Signed Limited Edition of 100 Copies. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good. 4to..

$388.26

Ars Veterinaria. L'art veterinaire de l'antiquite a la fin du XIXeme siecle. Essai historique. [the Veterinary Art from Antiquity to the end of the 19th Century]
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Ars Veterinaria. L'art veterinaire de l'antiquite a la fin du XIXeme siecle. Essai historique. [the Veterinary Art from Antiquity to the end of the 19th Century]

By Walker, Robin E., B. Vet. Med., M.R.C.V.S.

Levallois-Perret: Galéna, , 1972 Hardback, 205mm x 270mm Tall (8" x 10.5" approx.). 85pp with 36 illustrations in b/w photo and line, and 7 full-colour photos. Signed, Limited Edition, this being No.74 of 250 only. Fine, in the original light-green cloth-covered boards/gilt titles. Text in French. Limited Edition, Signed by the Author. First Edition. Cloth. Fine.

$25.88

Tudor, Stuart and Hanoverian Tradesmen in Uttoxeter

By Woolley, Peter

Kingstone, 2004 155mm x 210mm tall (6" x 8.25" approx.) 62pp, fine in the original comb binding with black-printed, light-blue card covers and transparent protective leaves.. First Edition. Fine/Fine.

$58.24

The Highgate Brewery Walsall
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The Highgate Brewery Walsall

By Lloyd, Keith J. Prepared for press by Harold Parsons, Editor The Blackcountryman

49, Victoria Road, Tipton, West Midlands: The Black Country Society, 1981 140mm x 215mm tall (5.5" x 8.5" approx.). 20pp, with nine black & white photographs and two plans. Fine, in the original black-printed, illustrated soft-card covers.. First (& 0nly?) Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.

$8.41

Oxford Gardens based upon Daubeny's Popular Guide to the Physick Garden of Oxford: With Notes on the Gardens of the Colleges and on the University Park.

By Günther, R.T., M.A., Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford [ Gunther ]

Oxford & London: Parker & Son, & Simpkin, Marshall & Co., 1912 Hardback, 130mm x 193mm tall (5" x 7.5" tall approx.). Pp xv, 280 + a frontispiece and 16 further plates, with a total of 18 b/w photos, and with 14 plans and figures in the text and blue-printed photograph endpapers. Light rubs to hd/tl of spine and board corners, and with the neat signatures of two previous owners, otherwise very good, in the original gilt-decorated, dark-blue cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title. [Gunther was Curator of the Lewis Evans Collection at the Old Ashmolean, Oxford and Author of "Early Science in Oxford" - - "Early Science in Cambridge", and the important "Astrolabes of the World".]. First Edition. Decorated Cloth. Very Good/No d/w. Sm 8vo..

$77.65

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