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The Industrial History of Dean, with an Introduction to Its Industrial Archaeology
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The Industrial History of Dean, with an Introduction to Its Industrial Archaeology

By Hart, Cyril, Senior Verderer

Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1971 Hardback, 160mm x 250mm tall (6.5" x 10" approx.). Pp xxviii, 466, with 26 text figs. and 39 maps, + 64 plates with a total of 141 b/w photos. Previous owner inscription to front free endpaper. Very good, in the original green boards/gilt spine title, and with the edge-rubbed but otherwise good and unclipped, photo-illustrated dust-wrapper . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Fair. Lge 8vo..

$60.73

The Great Chartulary of Glastonbury. 3 Vol Set
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The Great Chartulary of Glastonbury. 3 Vol Set

By Watkin, Dom Aelred, Fr.R.Hist.S.- Editor

Somerset Record Society, 1947 Three volumes, each 173mm x 223mm tall (5.75" x 8.75" (approx.). Volume I, published in 1947, pp xlix,248: Volume II, published 1952, pp cxciii, 249-575incl.: & Volume III, published in1956, pp ccxlvi, 577-794 incl., all first editions printed by Butler & Tanner Ltd. of Frome for Subscribers to the Somerset Record Society only. Rubs to the head and tail of the spines; a few of the upper corners of the first volume are lightly furled and, the set having been withdrawn and sold from the holdings of Keele University, each volume has a neat circular stamp-impression to the upper free corner of its front cover. Otherwise all very good, tight and clean, in the original soft-covers/black titles. A heavy set, meaning that some additional postage might be required for delivery outside of the UK.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/Later Glassine d/w. Sm 4to..

$67.48

Rescue. The Story of the Llandudno Lifeboats from 1861 [ Given on the titlepage as 'The Llandudno Lifeboat 1861-1961' ]
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Rescue. The Story of the Llandudno Lifeboats from 1861 [ Given on the titlepage as 'The Llandudno Lifeboat 1861-1961' ]

By Eames, Aled, M.A. Warden of Neuadd Reichel and Lecturer in Education University College of North Wales, Bangor

Llandudno: Printed by the Llandudno Advertiser, 1961 Uncommon. 140mm x 220mm tall (5.5" x 8.75" approx.). 22pp (including cover inners), with three b/w photographs, two of which are full-page. Covers a little dusty but generally good, in the original blue, pink & black-printed illustrated thin white card covers.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/N/A. 8vo..

$20.24

The Origin of the Cotteswold Club, with an Epitome of the Proceedings from Its Formation to May 1887
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The Origin of the Cotteswold Club, with an Epitome of the Proceedings from Its Formation to May 1887

By Lucy, W.C., F.G.S., President

Gloucester: John Bellowes, 1888 160mm x 260mm tall (6.25" x 10.25" approx.). Pp vi, 129, with an engraved frontispiece plate and a tipped-in Errata slip. Withdrawn and sold from the holdings of Keele University, with only a neat circular stamp impression to the front cover, otherwise very good.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/N/w.

$26.99

Heswall Golf Club 1902-2002
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Heswall Golf Club 1902-2002

By Kenney, Patrick

Worcestershire: Grant Books, 2001 Hardback, 180mm x 237mm tall (7.25" x 9.75" approx.). Pp xiii, 146, with 75 b/w photos, several figures in the text, and a total of 17 full-colour photographs, including the frontispiece, the illustrated title page and a double-leaf plate. Rear-pocket contains a fine colour-printed double-folding leaf showing plans of the course at it was in 1909, 1922, 1932, 1957, 1959 & 2001. Published as a Limited Edition, the volume is Number 532 of 800 only. Fine, in the original dark-blue cloth-covered boards/gilt titles and with the Club's coat-of-arms in gilt to the front board.. First Edition. Gilt-decorated Cloth. Fine/Glassine d/w. 4to.. Limited Edition.

$47.23

The Sheffield Knife Book. A History and Collector's Guide SIGNED BY AUTHOR
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The Sheffield Knife Book. A History and Collector's Guide SIGNED BY AUTHOR

By Tweedale, Geoffrey

Sheffield: The Hallamshire Press, 1996 Hardback, 195mm x 265mm tall (7.75" x 10.5" approx.). 320pp with a colour-photo frontispiece plate and illustrated throughout in b/w and colour. Almost fine, in the original red & black-printed, colour-photo-illustrated, white laminated boards/red titles/illustrated endpapers. Signed on the title-page by the Author. [As this volume weight over 1,200g before packing, some additional postage may be required for delivery outside the UK.]. Signed by the Author. First Edition. Laminated Boards. Very Good/Later Glassine d/w. 4to.

$222.67

William Cumming Henley, His Days and Ways. INCLUDING Lantern Lecture 'The Oak and Its Folk' Delivered By W.C. Henley at the Dartmouth Library Society in 1916 or 1917
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William Cumming Henley, His Days and Ways. INCLUDING Lantern Lecture 'The Oak and Its Folk' Delivered By W.C. Henley at the Dartmouth Library Society in 1916 or 1917

By Henley, Ellen Pamela with a Foreword by Ida Walker

Dartmouth: R. Cranford & Son, Ltd, 1953 Hardback, 215mm x 278mm tall (8.5" x 11" approx.). Pp (xxiv), 69 plus a frontispiece and with 30 further b/w photos. Original brown cloth-covered boards/gilt title. Rubs to head & tail and some other marks to binding but internally very good.. First Edition. Cloth. Good/No d/w. 4to..

$26.99

La Foce A Garden and Landscape in Tuscany
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La Foce A Garden and Landscape in Tuscany

By Origo, Benedetta; Livingston, Morna; Olin, Laurie & Hunt, John Dixon

Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2001 Hardback, 260mm x 260mm {10.25" x 10.25" approx.). Pp viii, 302, with profuse illustrations throughout in b/w, line, and colour, and with the colour-printed, multi-folding plan loosly inserted. All fine, in the original green cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title and unclipped, colour-photo-illustrated dust-wrapper. Please note that additional postage will be required for overseas mailing.. First Edition First Issue. Cloth. Fine/Fine.

$47.23

The Thursday Shop. An Antique Dealer's Diary
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The Thursday Shop. An Antique Dealer's Diary

By Summers, Anne

Kineton, Warwick: The Roundwood Press Limited, 1969 Hardback, 145mm x 223mm tall (5.75" x 8.75" approx.). 223pp. Very good, in the original light-brown buckram-covered boards/gilt spine title, and with the unclipped & almost fine illustrated dust-wrapper.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Almost Fine. 8vo..

$10.46

The Ancient White Cattle of Britain and Their Descendants
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The Ancient White Cattle of Britain and Their Descendants

By Whitehead, G. Kenneth

London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1953 Hardback, 180mm x 245mm tall (7" x 9.75" approx.). 174pp plus 46 plates containing a total of 91 b/w photographs. Ex-library copy with neat stamp impressions to the front endpapers and verso of title-leaf. Otherwise very good, in later light-brown cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title.. First Edition. Cloth. Good/Later Glassine d/w. Sm 4to..

$101.21

A Short History of Nottinghamshire Cricket, Including the Season of 1887
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A Short History of Nottinghamshire Cricket, Including the Season of 1887

By Browne, E. Assistant Sec., Notts. County C.C.

Nottingham: Printed by George Richards, Lower Parliament Street., 1887 Hardback, 130mm x 190mm tall (5" x 7.5" approx.). Pp 60 with decorated head & tail-piece, plus an advert leaf, printed on pink stock; 3 full-page portraits [of George Parr, Richard Daft & Alfred Shaw], and advert endpapers. Rubs to spine, esp. to head & tail, otherwise very good, in the original brown cloth-covered boards, with black title and cricket logo.. First Edition. Cloth. Good/No d/w.

$121.46

A History of the North Wales Slate Industry
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A History of the North Wales Slate Industry

By Lindsay, Jean

Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1974 Hardback, 145mm x 223mm tall (5.75" x 8.75" approx.). 376pp, with 31 b/w photo illustrations and a map. Fine, in the original black boards/gilt spine title and with the fine, unclipped, illustrated dust-wrapper.. First & Only Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo.

$47.23

The Royal Charters of Waterford
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The Royal Charters of Waterford

By Walton, Julian C. & others [ for Michael Doody, City Manager and Town Clerk, Waterford Corporation ]

Waterford: Printed by the Criterion Press, Dublin for Waterford Corporation, 1992 Landscape format hardback, 265mm x 230mm tall (10.5" x 9.25" approx.). Pp viii, 56, with illustrated endpapers [incl. maps] & 25 coloured and 2 b/w illustrations. Fine, in the original green cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title, with coloured illustrations laid down to both front and back, and with the original slipcase.. First Edition. Boards. Fine/Vg Slipcase. Illus. by Butler Claffey Design.

$30.36

Chains on the River. The Thames Embankments and the Construction of Nature.
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Chains on the River. The Thames Embankments and the Construction of Nature.

By Oliver, Stuart

Twickenham: Stuart Oliver, 2002 148mm x 210mm tall (6" x 8.25" approx.). Pp (ii), 101, with a b/w photo frontispice plate. Fine, in the original black-printed, photo-illustrated, white card covers. Published as No. 31 in the "Historical Geography Research Series". First Edition. Photo-illustrated Card Covers. Fine/N/A. 8vo..

$16.19

Dean Forest Footplate Memories [signed by Author & three of his colleagues]
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Dean Forest Footplate Memories [signed by Author & three of his colleagues]

By Barnett, Bob

Great Addingon, Kettering: Silver Link Publishing Ltd, 2007 175mm x 240mm tall (7" x 9.5" approx.). 208pp with a frontispiece map; a double-page plan of of the stations and layout at Lydney Junction, and b/w photos throughout [including photographs and short biographies of thirty-eight of the Author's fellow workers at the Railway, three of which have been signed by their subjects]. Very good, in the original photo-illustrated soft-card covers, with the laid-down, colour-printed label "This copy is an Autographed First Edition signed by the Author at The Dean Forest Railway, Norchard, Gloucester, Easter 2007". Inscribed & Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/N/A. Lge 8vo..

$26.99

A Manual of Universal History on the Basis of Ethnography: Containing a Relation of the Most Remarkable Events That Have Taken Place Among the Principal Nations of the Earth; with Descriptions of Their Most Interesting Characteristics. The Primeval Period
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A Manual of Universal History on the Basis of Ethnography: Containing a Relation of the Most Remarkable Events That Have Taken Place Among the Principal Nations of the Earth; with Descriptions of Their Most Interesting Characteristics. The Primeval Period

By Wright, J.B.

Bath, London & Edinburgh: Binns & Goodwin - Whittaker & Co. - Oliver and Boyd, 1852 Hardback, 118mm x 180mm tall (4.5" x 7" approx.). Pp xi, 220 + (xii) Catalogue of 'Some of the Works Published by Binns and Goodwin, Bath. Map frontispiece plate and colour-illustrated title-page "Printed in Body Colours by Binns and Goodwin, Bath". Spine cloth darkened, with rubs to edges and corners, including small areas of loss to cloth at head & tail of spine. Small losses to upper blank margins of four leaves due to careless opening, otherwise good, in the original blind & gilt-decorated, blue cloth-covered boards/gilt titles, and with the binder's small ticket to the rear pastedown, of Bone & Son, Fleet Street, London. Undated, but stated by COPAC [where only four copies are recorded) as having been published in 1852.. First Edition. Decorated Cloth. Good/No d/w. Sm 8vo..

$87.72

The Origin and History of the English Horse-shoe

By Murray, R.W., F.R.C.S.

Gloucester: Printed for the Cotteswold Naturalists' Field Club by John Jennings, 1928 165mm x 280mm tall (6.5" x 10.25" approx.), Contained in Vol XXIII of the Club's Proceedings and comprising pages 79 to 105 incl. plus 4 single-sided plate leaves containing a total of 33 illustrations in b/w photo or line. Fine and partially unopened. This learned article is only one of ten contained, the whole volume having pp vii, 124 with further b/w photo plates, some tissue-guarded, plus a folding plan, printed in red & black, of Roman Caerleon. Withdrawn and sold from the holdings of Keele University, the volume has only one stamp impression and is otherwise almost fine, in the original black-printed, thin card covers.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$40.49

Walks Round Loughborough, with Numerous Illustrations
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Walks Round Loughborough, with Numerous Illustrations

By Potter, T.R. [ Thomas Rossell Potter ]

Hamilton, Adams and Co.; R.Allen, Nottingham; E. Allen, Leicester & Lee, Smith, and Cartwright, Loughborough, 1840 Hardback, 105mm x 175mm tall (4.25" x 7" approx.) Pp xii, 108 [incl. Errata]; title-page printed in red & black; decorated capitals and tail-pieces, and with 9 steel-engraved vignette illustrations, Contemporary ownership label of Anne Frances Huskisson [1825-1886], of 30, Mecklenburgh Square to the front pastedown. Light external rubs, otherwise very good, in the original cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title & rulings.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good.

$87.72

Peter Stubs and the Lancashire Hand Tool Industry [ Sometimes misspelled as Stubbs ]
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Peter Stubs and the Lancashire Hand Tool Industry [ Sometimes misspelled as Stubbs ]

By Dane, E. Surrey, B.Com, M.A.

Altrincham: John Sherratt and Son Ltd, 1973 Hardback, 140mm x 220mm tall (5.5" x 8.75" approx.). Pp xi, 291 + colour-plate frontispiece, a text figure, a map, and plus 16pp plates with 18 b/w photo illustrations. Fine, in the original blue boards/gilt spine title & colour illustrated dust-wrapper.. First ( & Only) Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo..

$26.99

The Mersey, Ancient and Modern
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The Mersey, Ancient and Modern

By Blower, Benjn. [ Benjamin Blower ]

Liverpool: Edward Howell, 1978 Hardback, 125mm x 185mm tall (5" x 7.25" approx.). Pp vii, 88, plus an engraved frontispiece plate, 22 further engraved plates and three maps [two double-page and one multi-folding.]. Endpapers toned, otherwise very good in the original blind-ruled, olive cloth-covered boards/gilt spine titile.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Later Glassine d/w. Sm 8vo.

$74.22

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