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Traditional Kent Buildings: Volumes Number 1 To 5 Inclusive [FIVE BOOKS]

by Wade, Jane (Editor)

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Fine
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Kent: Kent County Council Fine. Volume one - revised 1994 edition (28 pages); volume two - revised 1986 edition (30 pages); volume three - revised 1988 edition (34 pages); volume four - first edition 1985 (35pages); volume five - first edition 1986 (44pages). All in fine condition. All profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. . Large Stapled Paperback. Fine.
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Scotland: Lothian University Hospitals, 2007. Fine. First Edition, First Printing Limited To 1500 Copies. Not dated, (2007). PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, DONALD URQUHART, on front endpaper. Inscription reads; 'To ----- & ------/love from/Donald/Edinburgh 2007'. No d/w, (as published). Profusely illustrated with photographs. This sanctuary was Scotland's first new specifically-designed. non-denomainational inclusive approach to spiritual care. It… Read more
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The Old Pubs Of Deal And Walmer: With Kingsdown And Mongeham (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS)

by Glover, Steve and Rogers, Michael

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Greystone Books
Published
2010
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Near Fine
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First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780954525286
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$79.29

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Whitstable, Kent: Bygone Publishing, 2010. NrF/NrF. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'To ----- & -------/Steve Glover/Michael Rogers'. With Errata Slip. 240pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and street plans. A well-researched and authoritative history of public houses in Deal, Walmer, Kingsdown and Mongeham in… Read more
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London: Oresko, 1979. Fine/NrF. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Profusely illustrated with over 160 photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative study of the Temple in Jerusalem, from the earliest surviving pictorial representations on coins dating from the Bar Kochba revolt of AD 132-135 to contemporary religious architecture. With Bibliography and Index. D/w has a short… Read more
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John Berbiers' Canterbury: A Personal Record Of Buildings And Views (SCARCE 1983 FIRST EDITION)

by Berbiers, John

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Published
1983
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Kent: Kent County Library, 1983. VG. First edition. Card folder in clear plastic pocket, size 22.7 by 31.2 cms. Containing thirty separate sketches (as called for) of Canterbury, Kent buildings and views. The thirty separate sketches are in fine codition. The card folder has edge chipping and creasings. John Barbiers was City Architect for Canterbury from 1956 to 1965. A… Read more
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The Evolution Of The English House (UNCOMMON FACSIMILE PRINTING OF THE REVISED AND ENLARGED 1933 SECOND EDITION)

by Addy, Sidney Oldall

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Published
1975
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Near Fine
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Facsimile Edition, First Edition Thus
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9780715811115
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Wakefield, Yorkshire: EP Publishing, 1975. NrF/VG+. Facsimile edition, first edition thus in d/w not price clipped.. Profusely illusted with photographs and line-drawings. First published in 1933, this is a facsimile edition of the revised and enlarged second edition. Beginning with the round houses of pre-Roman times, to rectangular houses, manor houses, town houses, castles, etcetera, up to the present day.… Read more
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Althorp: The Story Of An English House (FINE COPY OF HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY CHARLES SPENCER, BROTHER OF LADY DIANA)

by Spencer, Charles

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Greystone Books
Published
1998
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Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780670883226
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London: Viking, 1998. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, Charles Spencer (brother to Lady Diana Spencer, Princess of Wales), without dedication or inscription on title-page. Profusely illustrated with photographs, including Lady Diana. A well-researched and authoritative history of Althorp House, Northamptonshire and the Spencer family. A fine copy, in a fine d/w,… Read more
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Culford School: The First Hundred Years: 1881-1981 (FINE COPY OF UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Watson, F E

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Published
1980
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Fine
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First edition, First Printing
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9780950718507
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Cambridge: Governors Of Culford School, 1980. Fine/NrF. First edition, first printing in d/w. Profusely illustrated with 40 photographs and line-drawings, some now published for the first time. Published to celebrate the Centenary of the School from its beginnings in 1881. Culford School is a coeducational independent school for day and boarding students. It is situated in Culford, north of Bury… Read more
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The Strange History Of Buckingham Palace (SCARCE PAPERBACK LATER PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PATRICIA WRIGHT)

by Wright, Patricia

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Published
2013
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780750948036
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Stroud, Gloucestershire: The History Press, 2013. NrF. Later Printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on half-title page. Inscription reads, 'Happy Christmas!/For -------/Patricia Wright'. 240pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and maps. Charting its chequered royal hsistory, from an ambitious Saxon queen to James I's plans to found an English silk industry in the current palace gardens;… Read more
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Les Styles Francais Enseignes Par L'Exemple [TEXT IN FRENCH] (THE FRENCH STYLE TAUGHT BY EXAMPLES) [1894 FRENCH HARDBACK FIRST EDITION]

by Libonis, Leon Charles

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Published
1894
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Paris, France: Laurens, 1894. VG. First edition. TEXT IN FRENCH. Not dated, (1894). Red cloth lettered and blocked in gilt on front cover and spine. Top-edge gilt. Profusely illustrated with 368 engravings. Leon Libonis (1846-1901) was a French artist. The book includes designes of architecture, furniture, precious metals, and more. Covers are chipped; corners of covers are rubbed; else a… Read more
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Canterbury: 2000 Years Of History (SCARCE REVISED EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MARJORIE LYLE)

by Lyle, Marjorie

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Published
2005
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Near Fine
Edition
Revised Edition, Later Printing.
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9780752419480
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Stroud, Gloucestershire: Tempus, 2005. NrF. Revised edition, later printing. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MARJORIE LYLE, on half-title page. Inscription reads, 'For -------/best wishes & good guiding/Marjorie Lyle'. Profusely illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and maps. A well-researched and authoratitive history of Canterbury, Kent. At the hub of East Kent lies the city of Canterbury, internationally known and… Read more
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Alton Towers: A Gothic Wonderland (SCARCE REVISED EDITION)

by Fisher, Michael

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Greystone Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780952685524
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Stafford: Privately Published, 2004. VG+. Revised edition. Large paperback. 183pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. The history of this great house has lain hidden in archive repositories and picture collections.The author, Michael Fisher, brings to life the amazing history of Alton Towers from its origin as a mere hunting-lodge to its completion as the largest privately-owned house in Europe,… Read more
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The Cathedrals And Churches Of Belgium (SCARCE 1928 REVISED SECOND EDITION IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Bumpus, T Francis

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Published
1928
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Very Good Plus
Edition
Revised Second Edition
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London: T Werner Laurie, 1928. VG+/VG. Revised second edition in d/w. Top-edge blue. Front cover lettering and illustration blind stamped; spine lettering and illustration blocked gilt. Front endpapers illustrated with map. Illustrated with frontispiece and three colour plates tissue guarded; and sixteen black and white photographic plates. First published in 1909, this revised edition takes account of any First World… Read more
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New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1995. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JOHN BUTLER, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To ----- -------/with all good wishes/John Butler/December 1995'. Profusely illustrated with line-drawings, photographs, maps and diagrams. A well-researched and authoritative account of the quest for St Thomas Becket's bones over eight… Read more
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Sandringham, Norfolk: The Sandringham Estate, 2012. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w. Profusely illustrated. A well-researched and authoritative history of the Sandringham Royal Estate, Norfolk. Sandringham has been a country retreat of four generations of the Royal Famiy since it was purchased for the Prince of Wales in 1862. With Bibliography and Index, Short tear to cloth (5mm) at… Read more
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Ranulph Bye Victorian Sketchbook (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY ARTIST AND AUTHOR)

by Richie, Margaret Bye

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Greystone Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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9780910702041
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Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA: Haverford House, 1980. VG+/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH THE ARTIST, RANULPH BYE, AND THE AUTHOR, MARGARET BYE RICHIE, on front endpaper. Inscriptions read, 'To Meg and Robert Ranulph/from Ranulph Bye/Oct 4 1980' and 'Every good wish to you in our inspiring England/which I love dearly/Margaret Bye Richie'. Profusely… Read more
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The Hammers Of Invicta: Being A History Of The Martello Towers Round Romney Marsh (UNCOMMON FIRST EDITION IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Gledinning, I H

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Hythe, Kent: Privately Published, 1981. VG/VG. Card covers/paperback with d/w. 68pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and maps. A well-researched and authoritative study of the Martello Towers arond the Kent and Sussex coasts. With Appendixes and Bibliography. Some age-tanning around edges of covers; d/w has some minor age-tanning, spotting and rubbing to edges; d/w has minor edge creasing to… Read more
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Kent Windmills & Watermills (FINE COPY OF SCARCE HARDBACK LIMITED FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND ARTIST)

by Holyoake, Gregory

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Greystone Books
Published
2012
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
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9781904349969
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Wimborne Minster, Dorset: Dovecote Press, 2012. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing, limited to 750 copies, in d/w. SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND ARTIST, without dedications or inscriptions on half-title page. Illustrated with 16 full-page colour reproductions of watercolour paintings by Tom Burnham. A survey and history of Kent windmills and watermills. A fine copy, in a fine d/w, of a SCARCE… Read more
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St Peter In Rome (FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN SLIP-CASE)

by Smith, James and Barnes, Arthur S

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Published
1975
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Near Fine
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First edition, First Printing
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Rome, Italy: Editalia, 1975. NrF/NrF. First edition, first printing in slip-case. Full red leather binding with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Text in English. Profusely illustrated with line-drawings and floor plans. A well-researched and authoritative history of St Peter Cathedral, Rome, Italy. A near fine copy, in a near fine slip-case, of the first edition, first printing. NO… Read more
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Essentially French: Homes With Classic French Style (FINE COPY OF SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JOSEPHINE RYAN)

by Ryan, Josephine

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Greystone Books
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, Fifth Printing
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9781845979065
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London: Ryland Peters And Small, 2009. Fine/NrF. First edition, fifth printing (same year as first printing) in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'April 2012/For ---------/Josephine/Ryan'. Profusely illustrated with photographs. Antiques dealer and stylist Josophine Ryan offers a privileged glimpse into the private homes of antiques dealers who share a… Read more
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