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Houses: Being a record of the changes in Construction, Style and Plan of the Smaller English Home from Medieval Times to Present Day
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Houses: Being a record of the changes in Construction, Style and Plan of the Smaller English Home from Medieval Times to Present Day

By Margaret and Alexander Potter

London: John Murray, 1948. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 8.75 x 11 inches (22 x 28 cm). Dust jacket: Slight loss to ends of spine and corners of front cover. Some chipping to edges of spine. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Cream cloth binding. A couple of small marks to rear board, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Scarce first edition from illustrator Margaret Potter, best known for her Puffin Picture books. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 8.75 x 11 inches (22 x 28 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 48

$53.24

The Victorian Society Annual (10 Issues 1969-1985): 1969-70; 1970-71; 1971-72; 1973-74; 1977; 1978; 1979-80; 1981; 1982-3; 1984-5
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The Victorian Society Annual (10 Issues 1969-1985): 1969-70; 1970-71; 1971-72; 1973-74; 1977; 1978; 1979-80; 1981; 1982-3; 1984-5

By The Victorian Society

London: The Victorian Society, 1969. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14.5 x 21 cm). Collection of 10 Victorian Society Annuals, a broken run covering the years 1969 to 1985. Slight fading to spine and a little foxing to page edges, otherwise in nice clean condition. 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 £14.45; Oceania £21.10; Rest of World £19.70. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14.5 x 21 cm). Paperback

$46.59

Westminster Abbey and its Ancient Art
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Westminster Abbey and its Ancient Art

By J.G. Noppen

London: Ed. J. Burrow and Co, 1926. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 7.75 x 10.25 inches (20 x 26 cm). Dust jacket: Original jacket with some light marks and scuffs, slight wear to head of spine. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Blue cloth binding, a few occasional patches of foxing otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 7.75 x 10.25 inches (20 x 26 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 108

$25.29

Lutyens and the Sea Captain
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Lutyens and the Sea Captain

By Margaret Richardson

London: Scolar Press, 1981. 1st Edition . Fine/Very Good. 5.25 x 8.75 inches (13.5 x 22.5 cm). Dust jacket: Fading to spine, light shelf wear. Price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Blue cloth binding. First class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 8.75 inches (13.5 x 22.5 cm). Hardback

$21.30

An Outline of European Architecture: (Pelican Book No. A109)
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An Outline of European Architecture: (Pelican Book No. A109)

By Nikolaus Pevsner

London: Penguin Books, 1942. 1st Edition . Very Good. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Rare first printing of Pevsner's first title for Penguin Books. Some wear to spine with slight loss to ends of spine and lower tip of front cover. Light foxing to covers and first and last page, text is otherwise very clean throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 159 + [1]

$46.59

Copenhagen Interiors
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Copenhagen Interiors

By Peter Olesen / Jens Frederiksen (Photog.) / Peter Shield (Trans.)

Copenhagen: Borgen, 1989. 1st Edition . Very Good/Fine. 9.25 x 11.25 inches (23.5 x 28.5 cm). Dust jacket: Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: Grey leatherette binding. Foxing to half title page and title page, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. Size: 9.25 x 11.25 inches (23.5 x 28.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 123

$31.94

An Introduction to Victorian Architecture
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An Introduction to Victorian Architecture

By Hugh Casson

London: Art and Technics, 1948. 1st Edition . Very Good. 7.25 x 9.25 inches (18 x 23.5 cm). Light spotting to endpapers and few small marks to text. Lacking jacket. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 7.25 x 9.25 inches (18 x 23.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 96

$18.63

An Introduction to Victorian Architecture
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An Introduction to Victorian Architecture

By Hugh Casson

London: Art and Technics, 1948. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 7.25 x 9.25 inches (18 x 23.5 cm). Short tear to head of spine, previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 7.25 x 9.25 inches (18 x 23.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 96

$19.97

Greek Architecture: (Penguin History of Art Series No. Z11)
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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 £15.25; Oceania £23.00; Rest of World £21.10. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 7.25 x 10.25 inches (18.5 x 26.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxxiv, 327

$31.94

Prehistoric Britain: Pelican Book No. A115
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Prehistoric Britain: Pelican Book No. A115

By Jacquetta and Christopher Hawkes

London: Pelican Books / Penguin Books, 1943. 1st Edition . Near Fine. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). First class condition throughout. Overall condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 134

$13.31

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 £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 32 + 48 (plates)

$11.98

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 £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 8.5 x 11.25 inches (22 x 28.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 47

$18.63

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. Size: 8.25 x 11.75 inches (21 x 29.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 255

$31.94

Bison Information Book: Volume I
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Bison Information Book: Volume I

Hounslow: Concrete Ltd, 1946. 1st Edition . Very Good. 7.25 x 9.75 inches (18 x 23 cm). Red cloth bindingwith a few light marks. Foxing to page edges, light foxing to endpapers, clean text throughout. Informational volume on Bison precast concrete slabs, used in post war buildings for flooring and roof construction. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 7.25 x 9.75 inches (18 x 23 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 80 + illustrations

$39.93

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 £15.05; Oceania £22.25; Rest of World £20.60. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 7 x 10 inches (17 x 26 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 426

$39.93

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. Size: 7.25 x 10.25 inches (18 x 26.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: viii, [4], 205, [1], 16 (ads)

$1064.80

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 £20.05; Oceania £30.20; Rest of World £27.50. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14.5 x 21 cm). 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)

$133.10

Suffolk Churches and their Treasures
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Suffolk Churches and their Treasures

By H. Munro Cautley

London: B.T. Batsford , 1937. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 7.75 x 11 inches (19.5 x 27.5 cm). Orange cloth binding, light marking to boards. Bumping to corners of boards and slight creasing to corners of pages. A few patches of light foxing, clipping tipped in to front endpaper. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £15.25; Oceania £23.00; Rest of World £21.10. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 7.75 x 11 inches (19.5 x 27.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 363

$39.93

Pilgrimages to Old Homes: Mostly on the Welsh Border (Second book in the series)
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Pilgrimages to Old Homes: Mostly on the Welsh Border (Second book in the series)

By Fletcher Moss

Didsbury: Privately Published, 1903. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 7 x 10 inches (17 x 26 cm). Red buckram binding, bevelled board edges, outside and lower page edges untrimmed. Covers faded and rubbed, slight wear to ends of spine. Front endpaper hinge cracked (held by cords). Foxing to endpapers, clean text throughout. The second book in Moss's 'Pigrimages to Old Homes' series, a good solid example. Overall condition is 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 £15.05; Oceania £22.25; Rest of World £20.60. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 7 x 10 inches (17 x 26 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xx, 405

$25.29

The Fourth Book of Pilgrimages to Old Homes
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The Fourth Book of Pilgrimages to Old Homes

By Fletcher Moss / James Watts (Photog.)

Didsbury: Privately Published, 1908. 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. Light rubbing to boards, fading to spine. Foxing to endpaper, light foxing to page edges, clean text throughout. Presentation slip tipped in to front free endpaper from S & J Watts Textiles, Manchester. 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 £15.05; Oceania £22.25; Rest of World £20.60. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 7 x 10 inches (17 x 26 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 396

$39.93

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