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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 illustraions 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.

$26.83

Roman Roads in Britain - [ Revised Two Volumes in One, small octavo edition]
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Roman Roads in Britain - [ Revised Two Volumes in One, small octavo edition]

By Margary, Ivan D.

London: John Baker, 1967 Hardback, 145mm x 220mm tall. Pp 546, with a frontispiece and 16 other plates, giving a total of 23 b/w photo illustrations; 2 road sections and 17 maps, including 2 colour-printed and multi-folding. Very good, in the original blue cloth-covered boards/gilt-on-black spine title, with good, unclipped illustrated dustwrapper. A one-volume revised edition of the major work previously published in two quarto volumes by Phoenix House Limited. First Edition Thus. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$80.49

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.

$60.37

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.

$8.72

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..

$80.49

A Sentimental Journey in and About the Ancient and Loyal City of Lichfield
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A Sentimental Journey in and About the Ancient and Loyal City of Lichfield

By Parker, Alfred D. [written and compiled by]

Lichfield: A.C. Lomax's Successors, 1925 Hardback, 175mm x 222mm tall (6.75" x 8.75" approx.). Pp viii, 180 with decorated capitals. Withdrawn and sold from the Borough of Newcastle-under-Lyme Public Libraries with minimal marking and their impressive heraldic bookplate. Some very feint occasional spotting, otherwise very good, in the original red cloth-covered boards/gilt titles.. First Edition. Cloth. Good. Sm 4to..

$20.12

Wood, Edgar, & Sellers, J.Henry - Partnership in Style. An Exhibition for European Architectural Heritage Year.
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Wood, Edgar, & Sellers, J.Henry - Partnership in Style. An Exhibition for European Architectural Heritage Year.

By Archer, John & Evans, Stuart

Manchester: Manchester City Art Gallery, 1975 Landscape-format, 210mm x 197mm tall (8.25" x 7.75" approx.). 96pp with 34 illustrations. Spine lightly toned, otherwise very good, in the original soft-covers. [Inner green paper cover/black title and outer cover of embossed white card/green spine title. ]. First Edition. Very Good.

$33.54

The Mechanical Engineering of Collieries - Volumes 1 & 2
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The Mechanical Engineering of Collieries - Volumes 1 & 2

By Percy, C.M., Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers &c.&c. Consulting Engineer

London: Colliery Guardian Co. Ltd., 1892 Two hardbacked volumes, each 155mm x 250mm tall (6" x 9.75" approx.). The Preface in the first volume states, inter alia: "It is convenient and opportune that, simultaneously with this, the Fifth Edition of Volume I, a new edition, the Third of Volume II., thoroughly revised, is placed at the disposal of readers and co-workers in the mining industry at home and abroad.". Volume One: Pp xxviii, 428 with a steel engraved frontispiece and plate leaves [many folding] with 252 illustrations. Volume Two: Pp xviii, 334 with a steel engraved frontispiece and plate leaves [many folding] with 258 illustrations. Between them the two volumes also have a total of 65pp of mining-related advertisements, several of which are also illustrated. Original bindings of gilt & black-decorated brown cloth-covered boards/gilt titles. Some rubbing to cloth edges and corners and surface creasing to the lower part of the front board of the second volume. Internally very good. A scarce and important work, these volumes are vastly superior in content to the cheap modern reprints currently available.. 5th & 3rd Editions, Thoroughly Revised. Gilt-decorated Cloth. Very Good/Later loose protective Jackets. Lge 8vo..

$368.91

Aspects of the Black Country. Black Country Social and Economic History
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Aspects of the Black Country. Black Country Social and Economic History

By Elwell, Charles J.L.

Kingswinford: The Black Country Society, 1991 145mm x 215mm tall (5.5" x 9" approx.). 196pp, with 19 illustrations in b/w photo & line. Slight production mark on front cover/spine edge, otherwise fine and unread in the original soft-card covers/black titles.. First (& 0nly?) Edition Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$6.04

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..

$60.37

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.

$26.83

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/Later loose protective Jacket. 4to.. Limited Edition.

$46.95

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 loose protective Jacket. 4to.

$221.35

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..

$26.83

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..

$10.40

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 loose protective Jacket. Sm 4to..

$100.61

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.

$120.74

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.

$46.95

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.

$30.18

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..

$16.10

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