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County of London Plan: Prepared for the London County Council
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County of London Plan: Prepared for the London County Council

By J.H. Forshaw / Patrick Abercrombie

London: Macmillan and Co., 1943. 1st Edition . Very Good. 9.75 x 12.25 inches (25 x 31 cm). Green cloth binding with slight foxing and fading. Good solid binding, clean text throughout, several fold out plans. Overall condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £15.65; Oceania £22.85; Rest of World £21.20. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xi, 188

$59.24

Greek Architecture: (Penguin History of Art Series No. Z11)

By A.W. Lawrence

London: Penguin Books, 1957. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Good. 7.25 x 10.25 inches (18.5 x 26.5 cm). Dust jacket: Wear and slight loss to head of spine and upper corner of rear cover. Some light marking. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Slight bumping to ends of spine, internally in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £16.60; Oceania £24.35; Rest of World £22.45. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xxxiv, 327

$31.59

The Pattern of English Building
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The Pattern of English Building

By Alec Clifton-Taylor

London: B.T. Batsford Ltd, 1962. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 7.75 x 10 inches (19.5 x 25.5 cm). Dust jacket: Slight wear to ends of spine and corners. . Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Blue cloth binding, fading to top page edge, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £14.65; Oceania £21.30; Rest of World £19.90. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 384

$52.66

London's Historic Railway Stations

By John Betjeman / John Gay (Photog.)

London: John Murray, 1972. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 7.75 x 9.75 inches (19 x 25 cm). Dust jacket: Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 126

$18.43

Prehistoric Britain: Pelican Book No. A115

By Jacquetta and Christopher Hawkes

London: Pelican Books / Penguin Books, 1943. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Overall book condition is Very Good Plus International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 134

$13.16

Misericords. Medieval Life in English Woodcarving: (King Penguin Book No. K72)
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Misericords. Medieval Life in English Woodcarving: (King Penguin Book No. K72)

By M.D. Anderson

London: Penguin Books, 1954. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18.5 cm). Dust jacket: Slight wear to head of spine, a couple of short tears to edges. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Small bump to head of spine, spotting to front endpaper, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 32 + 48 (plates)

$11.85

Medieval Carvings in Exeter Cathedral: (King Penguin Book No. K62)
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Medieval Carvings in Exeter Cathedral: (King Penguin Book No. K62)

By C.J.P. Cave

London: Penguin Books, 1953. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18.5 cm). Dust jacket: Rubbing to edges, a little wear to upper corner of rear cover, clipped. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Slight rubbing to top edge of boards, otherwise excellent. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 46 + 64 (plates)

$11.85

Official Guide. International Exhibition Paris 1937. Arts and Crafts in Modern Life

Paris, 1937. 1st Edition . Fair. 5 x 8.5 inches (12.5 x 22 cm). Rare. Disbound, lacking spine and rear cover, front cover detached and torn. Page block solidly bound, browning to pages, a few corners dog eared. Overall condition is Fair. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 195

$59.24

The English Windmill

By Rex Wailes / Vincent Lines

London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd, 1954. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 6.5 x 9.75 inches (16.5 x 25 cm). Dust jacket: Spine browned with slight loss to head. Foxing to spine and covers, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Light foxing to endpapers and page edges, slightly musty. . Overall book condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: xxiii, 246

$18.43

Windmills in England: A Study of Their Origin, Development and Future
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Windmills in England: A Study of Their Origin, Development and Future

By Rex Wailes

London: The Architectural Press, 1948. 1st Edition . Very Good. 8.5 x 11.25 inches (22 x 28.5 cm). Green cloth binding. Slight creasing to top corner of front board. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper, clean text throughout. Comes with two ephemeral items relating to windmills. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 47

$18.43

Edmond Fierlants 1819 - 1869. : Photographies d'Art et d'Architecture

By Edmond Fierlants / Steven F Joseph and Tristan Schwilden

Bruxelles: Credit Communal, 1988. 1st Edition . Very Good. 8.25 x 11.75 inches (21 x 29.5 cm). Bumped to lower corners. Overall condition is Very Good. Paperback. Printed pages: 255

$31.59

Bison Information Book: Volume I

Hounslow: Concrete Ltd, 1946. 1st Edition . Very Good. 7.25 x 9.75 inches (18 x 23 cm). Overall book condition is Very Good International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 80 + illustrations

$38.18

The Building of Hardwick Hall: Part 1: The Old Hall, 1587-91. Part 2: The New Hall, 1591-98 (Complete 2 Volume Set)
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The Building of Hardwick Hall: Part 1: The Old Hall, 1587-91. Part 2: The New Hall, 1591-98 (Complete 2 Volume Set)

By David N. Durant (Ed.) / Philip Riden (Ed.)

Chesterfield: Derbyshire Record Society, 1980 - 1984. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 6 x 8.5 inches (15 x 22.5 cm). Dust jacket: A few light marks to rear cover of Part 1, fading to spine of Part 2. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Complete two volume set, Part 1: The Old Hall, 1587-91 and Part 2: The New Hall, 1591-98. Some foxing to the top page edge of Part 2, the books are otherwise in first class condition throughout. Uncommon. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Hardback. Printed pages: xlii, 152; - lxxx, 289

$59.24

The Fifth Book of Pilgrimages to Old Homes
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The Fifth Book of Pilgrimages to Old Homes

By Fletcher Moss

Didsbury: Privately Published, 1910. 1st Edition . Very Good. 7 x 10 inches (17 x 26 cm). Red buckram binding, bevelled board edges, gilt illustration to front board, top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Slight fading to spine, foxing to endpapers, light foxing to page edges, clean text throughout. Front free endpaper has a tipped in letter from James Watts of S & J Watts Textiles Manchester. In the note he mentions that he took some of the photos for this volume. Overall condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £15.65; Oceania £22.85; Rest of World £21.20. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 426

$38.18

Bench-Ends in English Churches
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Bench-Ends in English Churches

By J. Charles Cox

London: Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, 1916. 1st Edition . Very Good. 6 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Blue cloth binding, fading and rubbing to spine, foxing to page edges. Binding slightly loose and strained in a couple of places but completely sound. Clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: vii, 208,19

$38.18

London I: The Cities of London and Westminster: (Penguin Buildings of England Series No. BE12)
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London I: The Cities of London and Westminster: (Penguin Buildings of England Series No. BE12)

By Nikolaus Pevsner

London: Penguin Books, 1957. 1st Edition . Near Fine. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18 cm). Curve to spine, otherwise in first class condition throughout. Lacking the dustjacket. Overall condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 631

$15.80

The Seven Lamps of Architecture
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The Seven Lamps of Architecture

By John Ruskin

London: Smith, Elder, and Co, 1849. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 7.25 x 10.25 inches (18 x 26.5 cm). Full blue morocco leather binding by Zaehnsdorf. Spine has five raised bands, gilt lettering and ornaments, date of publication to foot of spine. Boards have triple gilt fillet border, single gilt fillet to edges. Marbled endpapers, ornately decorated wide turn-ins plus gilt border to pastedown endpaper. Top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Original cloth covers have been mounted and bound in. Spine is slightly faded, the binding is otherwise in excellent condition. Offsetting to free endpapers from decorated turn-ins, light foxing to page edges, half title and last page of ads. Several pages have light staining to very edge of the lower margin, text is otherwise very clean throughout. Includes the publisher's adverts and the preceding slip advertising Stones of Venice as in preparation. Engraved bookplate to front pastedown endpaper (Sir David Salomons Bart., Broomhill, Tunbridge Wells.) An interesting character, Salomons was elected as both Sheriff and Lord Mayor of London, the first Jew to hold either position. In 1851 he became the second Jewish elected Member of Parliament, Lionel de Rothschild was the first in 1847, but at the time neither were permitted to sit in the House of Commons due to the Christian oath. The verso of the front free endpaper has a few notes that appear to indicate that the book was bought in 1892 for £6 and the binding cost £2 and 5 shillings. The leading blank has a pasted slip from a bookseller's catalogue for this volume priced at £8/0/0. The first printing of Ruskin's landmark work, an excellent example in a Zaehnsdorf binding of the very highest order. We also have a uniformly bound first edition set of Ruskin's Stones of Venice. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: viii, [4], 205, [1], 16 (ads)

$1053.12

The Old Halls and Manor Houses of Yorkshire: With some examples of other houses built before the year 1700
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The Old Halls and Manor Houses of Yorkshire: With some examples of other houses built before the year 1700

By Louis Ambler

London: B.T. Batsford , 1913. 1st Edition . Very Good. 7.5 x 9.75 inches (19 x 25 cm). Green blind stamped buckram binding. Fading to spine, foxing to endpapers and page edges, a few patches to text. Overall condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £16.60; Oceania £24.35; Rest of World £22.45. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback

$72.40

The Stones of Venice: Three Volume Set. The Foundations; The Sea-Stories. The Fall.
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The Stones of Venice: Three Volume Set. The Foundations; The Sea-Stories. The Fall.

By John Ruskin

London: Smith, Elder, and Co, 1851-1853. 1st Edition . Very Good. 7.5 x 10.25 inches (19 x 26 cm). Complete three volume set, all first editions. Full blue morocco leather bindings by Zaehnsdorf. Spines have five raised bands, gilt lettering and ornaments, date of publication to foot of spines. Boards have triple gilt fillet border, single gilt fillet to edges. Marbled endpapers, ornately decorated wide turn-ins plus gilt border to pastedown endpaper. Top page edges gilt, other edges untrimmed. Original cloth covers have been mounted and bound in. Spines slightly faded, scratch to front board of Vol I, scratch and scuff to front board of Vol II, the bindings are otherwise in excellent condition. Offsetting to free endpapers from decorated turn-ins, light foxing to page edges and endpapers, occasional spotting to text, a few plates in Vol. III have light staining to the margins. Engraved bookplate to front pastedown endpapers (Sir David Salomons Bart., Broomhill, Tunbridge Wells.) An interesting character, Salomons was elected as both Sheriff and Lord Mayor of London, the first Jew to hold either position. In 1851 he became the second Jewish elected Member of Parliament, Lionel de Rothschild was the first in 1847, but at the time neither were permitted to sit in the House of Commons due to the Christian oath. The verso of the front free endpaper in Vol. I has a pasted clipping from a bookseller catalogue and a few notes that appear to indicate the books was bought in 1892 for £18 and the bindings cost £6 and 15 shillings. The leading blank has a pasted slip from a bookseller's catalogue for this set priced at £24/0/0. The first printing of Ruskin's landmark work, an excellent example in Zaehnsdorf bindings of the very highest order. We also have a uniformly bound first edition of Ruskin's Seven Lamps of Architecture. Overall condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a very heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate - a postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Please contact us for an accurate postage cost for your location. Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 413, 394,362

$1974.60

Some Old Devon Churches: Their Rood Screens, Pulpits, Fonts etc.(Complete 3 volume set)
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Some Old Devon Churches: Their Rood Screens, Pulpits, Fonts etc.(Complete 3 volume set)

By John Stabb

London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co, 1908 - 1916. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14.5 x 21 cm). Complete three volume set, all first printings. Red buckram bindings, slight fading to spine of Vol I and II, stain to front board of Vol III. Light foxing to page edges, tanning and foxing to endpapers. Good solid bindings, clean text and plates to all volumes. Overall condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £21.40; Oceania £31.55; Rest of World £28.85. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: Frontis, xi, [1], 150, 125 plates + Frontis, vii, [1], 186, 161 plates, [5] (ads) + Frontis, vii, [1], 134, [2], 111 plates, [7] (ads)

$131.64

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