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Maps and Street Plans From Riley Books


Orienteering - Know the Game (KTG)

By J. D. Watson

U K: The Ep Group, 1973 A very good copy of this stapled book. 48 clean pages packed with illustrations. The covers are bright with a little light edgwear.


Atlas of British History from Prehistoric Times Until 1978

By G. S. P. Freeman-Grenville

U. K.: Rex Collings, 1979 140 clean pages plus index. The cover has some wear to the edges and rubbing to the spine. -This atlas aims to provide the general reader and student with maps of the principal themes and events in the history of the British Isles from pre-historic times until 1978. Its object is to relate their political, social and economic history to its physical setting, rivers, lowlands, hills and mountains, the nearness of the sea and the incidence of mineral wealth, which always determines a countries fortunes.


An Explanatory Atlas of the Far East

By Hudson and Rajchman

U K: Faber and Faber - Covered Editions, 1942 Fawn cloth boards, darkening slightly to the top. Red lettering to the spine. 143 clean pages.The dust jacket is now protected. Some slight chipping to the bottom edges and thumb nail loss to the base of the spine, less to the top of the spine, Complete with forward to the first and second edition.This edition includes new and revised chapters, i.e. - China - the Japanese invasion 1937-1942, the Western Pacific and includes all maps and text from the first edition.


The Chorley Guardian Street Directory Andmap of the Borough - 12th Edition

U K: Chorley Guardian, 1960 A very good copy of this stapled booklet which contains all the towns streets , schools and services etc. Also a folded map of the borough. There is a little edge wear , but internally very clean and map in very good condition. circa 1960.


Preston Guild - Programme and Guide 1922

U K: Seed, 1922 A 40 page booklet . One centre staple. Brown thin card covers. In very good condition , this collectable booklet has just the mildest of shelf wear to the bottom corners. The pages are browning and the covers may have darkened with time. Packed full with business adverts of the period and the times and routes of the processions. It contains a specially prepared map of the town , and has views of Preston and portraits. The single central staple has rusted slightly. This litle booklet has been well looked after and apart from its darkening pages , is in almost as good condition as when it was bought 81 years ago.


Ordnance Survey Contoured Road Map - Buxton and Matlock

Great Britain: Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, 1928 map in red card covers - Buxton and Matlock. There is some edge wear to the card covers, the cloth-baked map is in one piece, with no tears. There is some light soiling to the reverse of the map - first fold-out page. One inch to one mile. Map clean and bright. Wood carving design of countryside walker to front cover.


Carta's Historical Atlas of Jerusalem: An Illustrated Survey

By Dan Bahat

Jerusalem: Carta, 1983 Foreword by Jerusalem's mayor at the time, Mr Teddy Kollek. This unique atlas has been revised and updated to include results of all the latest excavations and resaerches. Presented in a highly visual manner, by means of maps and diagrams, floorplans and photographs, the historical and architectural development of the Holy City unfolds before the reader. Twelve full-page maps of Jerusalem - one for each chapter - show the growth of the city through the ages. Each period in the 4,000 years of Jerusalem's history is dealt with at length and instructively. Includes: The First Temple Period - The Second Temple Period - At the Time of Jesus - The Roman Period - The Byzantine Period - The Moslem Period - the Crusader Period - The Ayyubid and Mameluke Period - The Turkish Period - The British Period - Jerusalem Between 1948 and 1967 - Jerusalem Reunited since 1967 - Double-page map of modern Jerusalem, indexed for street names, sites and institutions - Text and maps fully indexed. 96 pages. Dark red cloth cover with gilt writing on spine and "Jerusalem" in large gilt letters on cover. Pages clean and tight. DJ fully intact, though slightly creased and scuffed.