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LONDON: INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS, 1973. George Stephenson's live seen through edited sellections from his personal and business letters, covering all aspects of the engineer's life in the UK and abroad. 267pp, illustrated. VG copy in dw.. 1st. Cloth. VG/VG. Small 4to.


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LONGMAN, 1971. Volume 7 in the Longmans Industrial Archaeology series editied by Rolt. Covers Covers a variety of chemical industries - alkali, acids, soaps, dyestuffs, fertilizers etc. 156pp , illustrated. VG copy in dw.. 1st. Cloth. VG/VG. 8vo.


The One Primeval Language Traced Experimentally Through Ancient Inscriptions in Alphabetic Characters of Lost Powers from the Four Continents Including the Voice of Israel from the Rocks of Sinai

By Forster Charles

LONDON: RICHARD BENTLEY, 1852. 190pp, with illustrative plates, a harmonised table of alphabets, glossaries and translations. Contnets generally clean sll fold outs present, occasioanly scattered foxing. Original green cloth with gilt titling and vignette of the Fall from the Temple of Osiris at Philoe, some damage to the head and tail of the spine, asmall loss on spine. Front end-paper stuck down, , . 2nd. Cloth. Good. 8vo.


The Private Life of Cleopatra

By Claude Ferval

LONDON: William Heinemann Ltd, 1930. 321pp, a title in the Crown Library series. VG copy, slight spotting to edges in edge worn dw.. Hardcover. VG-/Good. 8vo.


The Great Pyramid : Its Spiritual Symbolism and Its Time Features

By Morton Edgar

GLASGOW: Bone & Hulley, 1924. 3 volumes in One. Illustrated with drawings, plans and diagrams and a coloured frontispiece to each volume. Bookplate to fep. Contents clean, some wear to edges of boards, spine a little pulled. 1st Thus. Cloth. VG-. 8vo.


Egypt Papers and Lectures By the Late May Brodrick

By Robinson Eversley

The De La More Press, 1937. 141pp, illustrated. VG copy in rather worn dw with old repairs. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo.


Athenian Culture and Society

By Webster, T.B.L.

LONDON: B.T. Batsford Ltd, 1973. 310pp, with 21 illustrations. VG copy in slightl;y worn dw.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. VG/VG-. 8vo.


Les Archives Du Sol a Tours Survie et Avenir De l'Archeologie De La Ville

By Henri Galinie and Bernard Randoin

Tours: La Societe Archeologie De Touraine, 1979. Paperback, 63pp, illustrated with maps and plans and with a separate section of 7 plans at the rear, additional authorship by Martine Holtz and Richard L Kemp, who has signed this copy on the title page. Text in French. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.


Studies in the Industrial Revolution

By L S Pressnell

LONDON: University of London The Athlone Press, 1960. Original cloth and dustwrapper which has a 4 inch closed tear to front and slightly browned spine, 350pp, a collection of essays in honour of the seventieth birthday of Professor T S Ashton, illustrated, some pencil underlining and annotation.. 1st. Hardcover. VG/Good. 8vo.


In the Land of the Pharaohs Karnac - Luxor - Thebes

CAIRO: Lehnert & Landrock Original pink soft card covers with gilt titling, now faded, landscape format, 40 monochrome artistic views, landscape format, undated - late 19th century?, bookplate to inside of front cover.. Soft Cover. VG-. 12mo. Book.


The Industrial Classes and Industrial Statistics Acids, Alkalis, Soap and Minor Chemical Products, Oils and Candles, Gas and Lighting

By Bevan G Phillips

LONDON: Edward Stanford Ltd, 1877. Original red cloth with gilt titling, spine faded and with slight wear to head and tail, 197pp, with 16pp publisher's catalogue at rear.. 1st. Cloth. VG-. 12mo.


Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Great Britain Fascicule 20, the British Museum Fascicule 10: Fragments from Sir William Hamilton's Second Collection of Vases Recovered from the Wreck of Hms Colossus

By Smallwood, Valerie;Woodford, Susan

LONDON: The British Museum Press, 2003. Original cloth and dustwrapper, 141pp, illustrated with plates A-H with coloured fragments, and 88 plates in b/w.fragments from Sir William Hamilton's second collection of vases formed in Naples between 1789 and 1796 and recovered from the wreck of HMS Colossus off the Isles of Scilly between 1975 and 1979. Heavy - UK postage £7.00. 1st. Cloth. VG/VG. Folio.


Neolithic Greece

By Demetrios R Theocharis

Athens: National Bank of Greece, 1973. Original cloth and dustwrapper, 356pp, illustrated with b/w and colour photographs, maps, plans and diagrams, in a slip case which has slight rubbing to bottom edge. Very Heavy - UK postage £6.95. 1st English Edition. Hardcover in Slipcase. VG/VG. 4to.


Palaeobiology : A Synthesis
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Palaeobiology : A Synthesis

By Derek E G Briggs and Peter R Crowther

OXFORD: Blackwell Science Ltd, 1990. Original cloth with red titling, no dust wrapper, 583pp, illustrated with figures. Heavy - UK postage £6.95. 1st Edition. Hardcover. VG. 4to. Book.


Archaeologiae Atticae Libri Septem

By Rous Francis & Bogan Zachary

OXFORD: Richard Davis, 1675. [12], 349pp plus index, rerum & vocabularum . Seven books of the Attic Antiquties and their history. 8th Edition. VG copy in later half-calf over marbled boards. . 8th. Half-Leather. Very Good. 8vo.


The Nile Basin Vol VII The Future Conservation of the Nile

By H E Hurst, R P Black and Y M Simaika

CAIRO: S.O.P. Press, 1946. Rebound in red cloth with gilt titling, corners bumped, produced by the Ministry of Public Works, Egypt, 178pp, illustrated, some pencil annotation in Arabic in margins, with letter from the Under Secretary of State, Ministry of Public Works to A N M Robertson Adviser to the Iraq Government, Baghdad.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to. Book.


The History of the Incorporation of Maltmen in Glasgow

By Mair Craig

GLASGOW: PRIVATELY PUBLISHED FOR THE COMPANY Original blue cloth with gilt titling, 59pp, illustrated, undated but c 1990, a history of the craft and guild of Maltmen.. Hardcover. VG. 8vo. Book.




DAVID & CHARLES, 1971. Industrial History in Pictures series, being photograpnic albums designed to accompany the 'Industrial Archaeology..' series. Covers many aspects of industrial history, and especially mining, iron & steel and agricultural industries. 112pp, largely photographic with extensive captions. VG copy in edge worn dw.. 1st. Hard Cover. VG/Good+. Large 8vo.




ALAN SUTTON, 1992. Final volume of Rolt's autobiography, covering his later life inclduing the early years of the Talyllyn Railway preservation project. 246pp, illustrated. Fine copy of the 1st edition in dw.. 1st. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo.


Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture in England Volume III : York and Eastern Yorkshire

By Lang James

British Academy, 1991. The third volume of this magnum opus on Anglo-Saxon sculpture - The City of York and the East Riding. 438pp, well illustrated. VG copy in dust wrapper, slightly bumped to top corner of boards. Heavy - UK postage £7.95. 1st. Hard Cover. VG/VG. Large 4to.


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