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The Laws of Sewers or the Office And Authority of Commissioners of Sewers

By Mears W

Londion: W Mears, 1726. impotant work on the legal framewaork for the control ofsea and river defences, land drainage etc in England with an account of the laws relating to Romney Marsh. [6],199pp,[1] . Contents very clean, slight annotations to title page, book plate to front paste-down. Original full calf, worn with hinges starting. Rare.. 1st. Full-Leather. VG-. 16mo.


Reformation Principles and Practice : Essays in Honour of A. G. Dickens

By Peter Newman Books

LONDON: SCOLAR PRESS, 1980. Original cloth and dustwrapper, 256pp, previous owner's name in ink on front pastedown.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. VG/VG. 8vo. Book.


The Sports and Pastimes of the People of England

By Joseph Strutt (Revised Ed By J Charles Cox)

London: Methuen & Co, 1903. Original cloth with gilt titling on red label, corners bumped, a new edition, much enlarged and corrected of the original published by Joseph Strutt in 1801, 322pp, illustrated. Some foxing to prelims and title page and slight foxing to margins. There will be additional postage due to size and weight [2kg approx]. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.


The Decline of the Chartist Movement

By Preston William Slosson

New York: Columbia University, 1916. Original brown cloth with gilt title, 216pp, volume LXXIII No 2 in the Studies in History, Economics and Public Law series. A scarce title.. Hardcover. Nr Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.


Into the Dangerous World

By Wyatt

LONDON: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1952. Original cloth and dustwrapper, some spotting to rdges. 238pp, a Labour politician's view of future trends.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. VG/VG. 8vo. Book.


The Chartist Movement in Its Social and Economic Aspects

By Frank F Rosenblatt

New York: Columbia University, 1916. Original brown cloth with gilt title, 238pp, volume LXXIII No 1 in the Studies in History, Economics and Public Law series.. Hardcover. Nr Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.


A Historical and Descriptive View of the County of Northumberland and of the Town and County of Newcastle Upon Tyne with Berwick Upon Tweed and Other Celebrated Places on the Scottish Border 2 Vols

Newcastle on Tyne: Mackenzie and Dent, 1811. 2 volumes, variant binding, Vol 1 half-calf with marbled boards, raised bands and gilt title on red label to spine, boards rubbed and leather scuffed and with wear to spine, Vol 2 quarter-calf with marbled boards, gilt titling to spine which is rubbed at the head, 780/813pp, illustrated with full page engravings and with a folding map in Vol 1. Internally clean and bindings tight, save for some ink notes on pages 804-813 of Vol 2. Previous owner's name to the pastedown of Vol 2. Heavy - UK postage £7.00. Half-Leather. Good. 8vo.


Four National Exhibitions in London and Their Organiser
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Four National Exhibitions in London and Their Organiser

By Lowe Charles

LONDON: T Fisher Unwin, 1892. A history of the American Exhibition of 1887, the Italian exhibition of 1888, the French Exhibition of 1890 and the German exhibition of 1891 held at Earl's Court. Original brown cloth with gilt titling and with 4 black vignettes to the upper board, 542pp, illustrated. VG copy with fold out maps etc, just a little edge wear to boards. Scarce.. 1st Edition. Decorative Cloth. VG. Large 8vo.


A History of Banks for Savings in Great Britain and Ireland

By Lewins William

Sampson Low, Son and Marston, 1866. Rebound in brown cloth with gilt title to spine, 445pp, undated as such but 1866. Iincludes a full account of the origin and progress of Mr Gladstone's financial measures for post-office banks, government annuities and government life insurance.. 1st. Cloth. VG. Large 8vo.


The Scottish Reformation : A Historical Sketch

By Peter Lorimer

Richard Griffin & Co, 1860. Original maroon blind-stamped cloth with gilt titling, bevelled edges 264pp, with twenty five illustrations of Scottish Reformation localities.. 1st Edition. Cloth. Very Good. Illus. by Birket Foster. 8vo. Book.


Speeches of Henry Lord Brougham Upon Questions Relating to Public Rights, Duties, and Interests with Historical Introductions 4 Volumes

Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, 1838. Old rebind in green cloth with gilt titling to spine, and new endpapers, some slight marking to the cloth of vols 1-4, with damp staining to the cloth of vols 3/ 4, some wear/ slight damage to the head and tails of all vols, text block of vol 2 detached from cover, 676/632/626/571pp. Text blocks firm, There will be additional postage due to heavy weight [4.2kg approx].. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.


Britons in Anglo-Saxon England

By Ed Nick Higham

Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, 2007. Original brown cloth with gilt titling to spine and title label to upper board, 253pp, illustrated with maps and tables.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.


First and Second Reports from the Committees of the House of Lords Appointed to Inquire Into the State of the Growth, Commerce and Consumption of Grain and All Laws Relating Thereto.

By House of Lords

James Ridgway, 1814. Original paper-covered boards with title label to spine, 343pp, untrimmed edges, complete, VG copy.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.


The Company of Scotland Trading to Africa and the Indies

By George Pratt Insh

Charles Scribner's Sons, 1932. Original cloth and dustwrapper, which has darkened spine and slight chipping, 343pp, with five illustrations, Scottish colonial history from 1693 to 1707.. 1st UK Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo.


The Workman and the Franchise Chapters from English History on the Representation and Education of the People

By Frederick Denison Maurice

London: Alexander Strahan & Co, 1866. Rebound in brown buckram with gilt ttling to spine, xiii/252pp.. Hardcover. Fine. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Book.


Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire Index 1848-2000

By Milne Graeme J

Liverpool: The Historic Society of Lancashire & Cheshire, 2002. Fine copy in Original red cloth with gilt titling to spine, 372pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo. Book.


'Stockport Advertiser' Centenary History of Stockport

By William Astle

STOCKPORT: Swain & Co Ltd, 1922. Original paper covered boards with cloth spine, 162pp, illustrated, a record of some of the stirring events which have taken place in Stockport from 1822 to 1922, with notes relating to the early history of the town.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.


A Guide to the Collector of Historical Documents Literary Manuscripts and Autograph Letters, Etc.

By Rev Dr Scott & Samuel Davy

LONDON: S J Davey, 1891. Original blue cloth with leather spine, gilt titling, slight wear to spine, 218pp, with appendices of facsimiles of the autographs of the Sovereigns of England, the handwriting of English celebrities, and watermarks from the collection of the State Record Office, and a new edition of Wright's "Court-Hand Restored". Page edges foxed, internally clean and tight. Heavy - may required extra postage.. 1st. Cloth. Good+. 4to.


Tavisock Abbey

By Finberg H P R

DAVID & CHARLES, 1969. Sturdy of the social and economic history of these monastic estates in Devon. 320pp. VG copy in slightly worn dw.. 2nd. Hard Cover. VG/VG. 8vo.


Dreamland in History : The Story of the Norman Dukes

By H D M Spence

LONDON: Wm Isbister Ltd, 1891. Original blue cloth with gilt titling and decoration, 228pp with fine illustrations. 1st Edition. Cloth. VG. Illus. by Herbert Railton. 4to.


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