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A History of Jerusalem - One City, One Faith
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A History of Jerusalem - One City, One Faith

By Karen Armstrong

London: Harper Collins, 1996. An excellent copy of this book. Black boards with a gilt title to the spine. Dark blue endpapers.471 pages. The jacket has been covered in mylar removable clear book covering and is also in excellent condition. No creases. A very heavy book which will require extra postage.. First. Hard Back. Fine/Fine. 9 1/2 " x 6 1/4". History.


Hidcote Manor Garden 1969

The National Trust, 1969. An excellent copy of this guide. No creases to the cover. 24 clean firm pages. Staples clean and bright. Many photograhs. There is a double page garden plan to the centre pages and lists of plants throughout.. Stapled Card Covers. Very Good. Illus. by Peter Pritchard. 8in x 5in. Guide.


Castle Museum York - Handbook

York Beach M.A.: Castle Museum An excellent copy of this book. No creases to the covers. 32 clean firm pages plus information to the inner covers. The staples are bright and clean. Map to the inner back cover. Photographs throughout.. Stapled Card Covers. Very Good. 7in x 5.5in. Guide.


Cultural Atlas of India

By Gordon Johnson

Amsterdam: Time Life, 1995. A wonderful book packed full with amazing colourful pictures and text. 240 pages. Black boards with a bright gilt title to the spine. The boards are in very good condition. The jacket is also in excellent condition with no creases. The jacket is now protected in removable milar clear book covering. This book brings to life the amazing colours and life of India. Covering India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka. This is a very heavy book and may need some extra postage.. Hard Back. Very Good/Very Good. 12in x 9in. Topography.


The Finest Legends of the Rhine

By Wilhelm Ruland

Stollfub Verlag Bonn Very clean and bright red boards with a bright gilt title to the front and spine. 127 very clean pages. Illustrated. The jacket is complete with a little edge wear. Hard Back. Very Good/Fair. 6in x 4in. Fables.


Welsh Place Names and Their Meanings

By Dewi Davies

Wales: The Cambrian News, 1996. Clean stapled bright orange card covers. 56 pages. neat purchase date to ffep.. Stapled Card Covers. Very Good. Non - Fiction.


Over Land and Sea Australasia - Collins New Geography Readers

By Collins School Series

London: Collins 31 coloured pictures , 16 coloured maps. No date but poss very early 20th century or late 19th. Blue boards with a red title and a line drawing of two children 'walking over the world'. Some light whitening areas to the covers. Black title to the spine. The spine is in good condition. 338 clean and firm pages. A wonderfully interesting (and in some part very non - P C) book. Originally priced 1/6d. The price is on the cover. The coloured photographs are in excellent condition and show such things as Charing Cross - Bendigo (showing shops etc) in the background, George Street - Sidney and much more. neat name to the inner board written in a period hand.. Hard Back. Good. Topography.


The Heritage of England in Colour

By A. F. Kersting and John Bledlow

London: B. T. Batsford Lt, 1957. Bright red boards. 112 clean pages. Beautiful colour photographic illustrations. Ex Convent School library. ffep missing. The jacket has some wear to the top of the spine and to the corners. ffep missing.. Hard Back. Fair/Fair. Illus. by John Bledlow. 7.5in x 10in. Topography / Photography.


Scotland - History of a Nation

By David Ross

Geddes & Grosset for Lomond Books An unread copy of this book with only the very mildest sign of shop shelfwear. 384 pages. Illustrated. no creases or wear.. Large Trade Paperback. Near Fine. 10in x 7in. History.


History of the Forest of Rossendale

By Thomas Newbigging

Rawtenstall: J. J. Riley, 1893. Black cloth boards. Gilt title to the cover. Gilt title to the spine. Gilt banding to the spine at top and base. Some light softening to spine ends and light rubbing to the edges. Board corners rubbed. White/cream endpapers with some light age spotting. Beautiful script owners name to ffep. Front and rear hinges very good. 369 pages. Pages darkening slightly to the edges. Frontispiece of author portrait protected by tissue guard, with sketch of Hareholme Mill facing. 9 illustrated plates - all with tissue guards. . Second Edition. Hard Back. Good. 10in x 7.5in. Topography.


Eye - Witness in China

By Hugo Portisch Translated from the German By Michael Glenny

London: Bodley Head, 1965. 223 very clean, firm pages. Illusrated with photographs by the author plus maps drawn by Leo Vernon. Frontispiece shows The Great Wall of China. This is a very good copy of this book. The jacket is very good condition, but has been laminated to the book by a previous owner, resulting in a very neat book but the jacket can not be removed. This is not an ex-library book.. Hard Back. Very Good/Very Good. Topography.


Everyday Life in Traditional Japan

By C. J. Dunn

London: B. T. Batsford, 1969. An ex-library book but in very good condition. The book looks as if it has not been lent out. Withdrawn stamp and the ffep is missing but apart from these faults the 198 pages are very clean and bright. Illustrated with some photographs bur mainly with brilliant sketches by Laurence Broderick. The jacket has been removed from its library covering and is bright and fresh and very clean. No edge wear.. Hard Back. Good/Very Good. Illus. by Laurence Broderick. Topography.


Ptctorial Map of the Isle of Man - Shows T. T. Course and Vantage Points - 70 Illustrations

By Steward

I. O. M.: H. G. Steward Yellow soft cover holding a very clean fold-out map showing the TT race course with 70 sketched illustrations surrounding the edges. Also there is a street plan of Douglas to the bottom corner. The map shows vantage points of the course also railways, towns, villages, mountains and rivers and footpaths. The map is in excellent condition and is bright and clean. The back cover has a few light 'dusty' marks but is basically clean and bright. no date but original price is 2/6d. Soft Cover Fold-out Map. Good. 22.5inches x 18inches. Topography.


Radnorshire Street Plan - Published with the Approval of the District Council

London: J. Burrow, 1990. Clean glossy covers with no creases. 28 pages. Folded map to back of book. No damage to map.. Stapled Book. Very Good. Guide.


Old Houses in the Parish of Shere - Gomshall, Peaslake , Sheree

Local History Society, 1997. 30 clean and bright pages. illustrated throughout. fold out street map of Shere to the back cover. Gomshall and Peaslake to the centre. One small corner crease otherwise no creases. Stapled booklet.. Stapled Book. Good. Topography.


A Portrait of England
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A Portrait of England

By Joanna Eede - Editor - Foreward By Max Hastings

Think Publishing - in Association with the Campaign to Protect Rural England, 2006. A new and unread copy of this book in stock now. 180 pages packed with photographs and text. Beautiful photographs illustrating articles by various well known authors. Cover price £20.. Hard Back. Fine - New Book/Fine. 10.5in x 10.5in. Topography.


Shere Gomshall and Peaslake

U K: Shere Gomshall and Peaslake Local History Society, 1997. A clean and bright copy of this guide. No creases to the covers. 32 pages. Illustrated.. Stapled Card Cover. Very Good. Illus. by A Short History. 8in x 6in. Topography.


Santiago De Compostela - a Journey to Help the Hospices

By Paul Graham, Carlos Paternina, Adrian Wright

Essex: Adrian Wright, 1989. No creases to the covers. 80 very clean pages. Illustrated.. Stapled Book. Very Good. Travel.


Wiltshire - Visions of England

By Ralph Whitlock

London: Paul Elek Publishers, 1949. Green boards with a gilt title to the front and to the spine. The boards are clean and bright. 128 pages, map to start. Illustrated with both photographs and sketches. The jacket has some wear and some small loss from the top edge. . Hard Back. Good/Poor. Illus. by J. Deliss. 9in x 7in. Topography.


The Shell Book of the Islands of Britain

By David Booth and David Perrott

London: Guideway , 1981. 192 pages. Illustrated. The jacket is now protected in removable mylar clear book covering. A very good copy.. Hard Back. Very Good/Very Good. Travel.


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