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English Books & Readers 1475 to 1557 Being a Study in the History of the Book Trade from Caxton to the Incorporation of the Stationers' Company
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English Books & Readers 1475 to 1557 Being a Study in the History of the Book Trade from Caxton to the Incorporation of the Stationers' Company

By H. S. Bennett

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1952. First Edition . Hardcover. Good+/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xiv, 337pp. Some general light wear and a touch of soiling to cloth, with a couple of tiny slightly more heavily worn areas to lower corners, though this wear is not offensive. A touch of sunning to spine, though gilt lettering remains clean and bright. No writing to text. Binding sound. A lovely bookplate to front paste-down. Remains a good, clean, sound copy

$15.00

Early Victorian Cambridge

By D. A. Winstanley

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1955. Reprint . Hardcover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xii, 460pp. Just a hint of bumps to corners of back board, with some sunning and light wear to cloth, though gilt lettering to spine remains clear and bright. A previous owner's name in ink to first page, else, text clean. Back hinge is starting, though binding remains firm. Price-clipped dust-jacket admits to some light wear and mild soiling, with several tiny tears to extremities. Dust-jacket is in a mylar protective cover and is attractive.

$15.00

Legislation of Edward I. The Ford Lectures Delivered in the University of Oxford in Hilary Term 1947

By T. F. T. Plucknett

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1970. Reprint . Hardcover. Good+/Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xv, 168pp. This 1970 printing is a reprint from corrected sheets of the first edition. Tiny bumps to upper corners of boards and upper corners of a small number of pages. Light wear to cloth with a little sunning to top edges of spine and boards. Text clean and binding sound. Light wear and mild soiling to price-clipped dust-jackets, including several tiny, mostly closed tears. An attractive copy

$15.00

Henry Garnet 1555 - 1606 and the Gunpowder Plot

By Caraman, Philip

London: Longmans, 1964. First Edition . Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xv, 466pp. Ex-library with several small bumps to extremities of boards and several tiny wear spots to cloth at same, as well as some additional light wear and rubbing to cloth. Front hinge cracked, though binding remains generally firm. No dust-jacket. Text clean. A good reading copy

$8.50

Catholic Cambridge

By M. N. L. Couve de Murville; Philip Jenkins

London: Catholic Truth Society, 1983. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xii, 149pp. Some general light wear and rubbing to covers, else, a nice, clean, sound copy with no writing to text

$7.00

The Story of Catholic England

By Catholic Truth Society

London, England: Catholic Truth Society, 1951. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 48pp. Oblong 8vo., bound in original soft covers. Volume contains numerous illustrations. General light to medium wear to exterior, including several short tears and minor creasing at extremities. There is an old price sticker on the front cover. Light soiling to exterior. Text clean. Binding sound. Overall, remains a good, sound, clean copy

$20.00

Winchester Cathedral

By Crook, John

Hampshire, UK: A Pitkin Cathedral Guide, 1995. Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 28pp. Several minor dings and tiny wear spots to extremities. Text clean and binding sound. A nice, clean, tight copy

$7.50

A Popular Guide to Westminster Cathedral Edited at Archbishop's House. With Two Plans

By Westminster Cathedral

London: Catholic Truth Society, 1930. Soft cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 26pp., + 2 fold-outs. Additionally, the original tear-out for donating money to the Cathedral is present and still intact. Volume admits to a number of small bumps, creases, and unobtrusive tears to extremities, including to some pages. Light soiling and mild spotting, here and there. Despite wear, this small volume maintains much of its original charm. Aside from a few marks and notes, text is clean. Binding is sound

$15.00

Westcott and the University (The Bishop Westcott Memorial Lecture 1962)

By Chadwick, Owen

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1963. Soft cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 38pp., (i). Bound in original wrappers. Several minor dings to extremities of volume, with a few hints of creases and mild tanning and a hint of soiling to covers. Minor scuff mark to back cover. Front inside flap is double price-clipped, and there is an original and nice price sticker to same flap. Text is clean and binding is sound. Remains an attractive copy. SCARCE

$30.00

Charles I
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Charles I

By Belloc, Hilaire

Norfolk, VA: IHS Press, 2003. Soft cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 286pp. Foreword by Dr. Clyde Wilson. Introduction by Michael Hennessy. Only light wear to extremities. Text and covers clean and bright and binding tight

$8.00

Politics and the Churches in Great Britain, 1832-1868

By Machin, G. I. T.

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1977. Cloth. Good+/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. ix, 438pp. Two tiny tears and previous owner's name in ink to top of front free endpaper. Text clean. Light wear and some sunning to price-clipped dust-jacket. Remains an attractive copy

$15.00

Charles II:  The Last Rally
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Charles II: The Last Rally

By Belloc, Hilaire

Norfolk, VA: IHS Press, 2003. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 223pp. Light wear to extremities of volume, with a crease to lower portion of front cover. Text and covers clean and binding tight

$8.00

The Victorian World Picture: Perceptions and Introspections in an Age of Change
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The Victorian World Picture: Perceptions and Introspections in an Age of Change

By Newsome, David

New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 1997. First American . Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. x, 310pp. Previous owner's name in ink to front free endpaper. Cloth clean and no writing to text. Binding sound. Just a touch of wear to dust-jacket. A very nice copy

$10.00

The Founding of Cuddesdon

By Chadwick, Owen

Oxford: Printed by Charles Batey at the University Press, 1954. First Edition . Cloth. Good-/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xii, 162pp. INSCRIBED BY OWEN CHADWICK THUS: DOMINUS TECUM OWEN CHADWICK. Owen Chadwick himself attended Cuddesdon. Cloth is rubbed and volume a little cocked, and, a few tiny tears to cloth. Light soiling to cloth. Hinge mildly cracked at half-title. Mild foxing. Light soiling, especially to edges of pages. However, text clean and binding sound

$40.00