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West Highland Walks

West Highland Walks

by MacInnes, Hamish

Visits To Remarkable Places

Visits To Remarkable Places

by Howitt, William

Jubilee Swansea: the Town and its People in the 1890s. Volume II.    (Jubilee Swansea II)

Jubilee Swansea: the Town and its People in the 1890s. Volume II. (Jubilee Swansea II)

by Gabb Gerald

Swansea: The Author. (Gerald Gabb). As New with no dust jacket. 1999. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0952715112 . An As NEW, fine A4-sized hardback book without inscriptions or other marks. In the original publisher's glossy pictorial laminated boards. Bright, clean and tight, virtually unworn. As new. 176 pages. Large scale street map endpapers. This is Volume II. Well illustrated throughout in b/w with archive photos, maps, etc. Full Index and good list of sources. GIFT QUALITY. See... Read more
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£25.00
The Welsh House a Study in Folk Culture

The Welsh House a Study in Folk Culture

by Iorwerth C Peate

Liverpool: Hugh Evans and Sons Ltd, 1944. Excellent book on the architecture of welsh houses and cottages, second revised edition, 204 pages in very bright clean condition. 86 B/w photographs, B/w illustrations plus very informative text. Book is very bright and clean, the dustwrapper smll losses on edges an tiny loss on rear a little rubbed and browned on spine, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST.. Second Revised Edition. Boards. Very Good/Good Plus. 8 ¾ x... Read more
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£48.00
Welsh Journeys (SIGNED Copy)

Welsh Journeys (SIGNED Copy)

by Owen, Jamie

Llandyssul, Ceredigion, Wales, UK: Gomer Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2005. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1843235692 . FIRST EDITION, FIRST Impression. Near Fine black cloth-covered boards with bright silver-gilt titling to the spine. In the original publishers' pictorial dust-jacket. The reverse of the d/j has some light marks but not seen on the outer side. A little light, fairly negligible, shelfwear to the d/j - very light smudges/scratches which are only seen if... Read more
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£25.00
Some Sussex Byways

Some Sussex Byways

by Viscountess Wolseley SIGNED

London: The Medici Society, 1930. Very informative book on Sussex,167 pages in very bright clean condition justvery light browning to endpapers, 8 full colour pasted in illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text,Inscription on front endpaper SIGNED by AUTHOR WOLSELEY. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are slightly dusty from age a nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. Signed by Author. First Edition. Cloth Covered Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 8... Read more
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£25.00
A Correct Map of Cardiganshire ORIGINAL 1748 Map of Cardiganshire, Wales.

A Correct Map of Cardiganshire ORIGINAL 1748 Map of Cardiganshire, Wales.

by Osborne Thomas

London: Counties in England, Scotland and Wales.. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1748. Presumed First UK Edition. Soft. Copper engraved Map, in it's ORIGINAL uncoloured state, by T. Hutchinson. Taken From - Geographia Magni Britannii, Or, Correct Maps of All the Counties in England, Scotland and Wales. Though the sculptor/engraver isn't noted on the Map itself. Good deep impression in off-white, with slight browning to the tips of the edge, very light offsetting to the left margin, and with... Read more
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£45.00
Irish Architectural and Decorative Studies . The Journal of the Irish  Georgian Society-Volume VIII, 2005.

Irish Architectural and Decorative Studies . The Journal of the Irish Georgian Society-Volume VIII, 2005.

by Laffan, William

Dublin: The Irish Georgian Society. Fine with no dust jacket. 2005. First Edition. Paperback. 0948037210 . Laminated pictorial card covers with white titling to the spine and front cover. No dustjacket, as issued. There is some negligible light edge-wear to the head and tail of the spine. There are VERY light smudge marks to the card covers, which can only be seen if held up to the light. There are NO inscriptions or other marks. 272 pp. Illustrated with b/w plates. Contents Include: 'The... Read more
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£18.00
Famous Houses of Bath and District

Famous Houses of Bath and District

by J F Meehan

Bath UK: B & J F Meehan, 1901. Very informative book on the famous houses in Bath and surrounding area, privately printed by author and limited to 500 copies. 228 pages with many illustrations. Book has light to medium foxing on occasional pages and outer edges plus a heavier foxing on endpapers and first two blank pages. Bookplate of Henry Somerset 9th Duke of Beaufort dated 1900 also signature S Beaufort on front endpaper, small tear to margin of one plate. outer covers are marked where deep red... Read more
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£75.00
The Invicta Magazine for the Homes and People of Kent  Volume 2

The Invicta Magazine for the Homes and People of Kent Volume 2

by Edited By Chas J Redshaw

London: Simpkin Marshall Hamilton and Kent and Co Ltd, 1911. Bound magazines for September 1911 to June 1912 packed with information on places, people and events in Kent at the time of publication. 256 pages in very bright,clean condition just some browning to endpapers and some very light foxing to first and last few pages. First two pages have a vertical crease which affects one plate and the title page with a small photograph not greatly detracting. Book has many old B/w photographs plus mny B/w... Read more
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£20.00
The Dorset Year Book 1952-53

The Dorset Year Book 1952-53

by Edited By F C H Dennett

Dorset UK: The Society of Dorset Men, 1953. A very interesting magazine with details of events in Dorset at this time. 224 pages with many old photographs and illustrations. Book is overall clean and bright just a few marks to outer covers including neat ink writing on top left corner Reference current copy only also stamp of some organisation on front cover this is light in places and can only read the word society. Spine is rubbed with tiny losses top and bottom, inner hinges the staples are rusty and... Read more
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£14.99
Proceedings of the Royal Geograhical Society, Volume XXII Session 1887-78 No I -VI

Proceedings of the Royal Geograhical Society, Volume XXII Session 1887-78 No I -VI

by (Stanley, H.M.)

London: Royal Geographical Society, 1878. A fine copy, bound in tan half leatherfive raised bands and maroon leather title label Marbled fore-edges. A significant volume containing "Arrival of Stanley" p.126 and an article , "A Geographical Sketch of the Nile and Livingstone (Congo) Basin, pp 332-410. 511pp + folding plans and map. An attractive volume.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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£120.00
Annals of Dover

Annals of Dover

by John Bavington Jones

Dover UK: Dover Express Works, 1938. Histories of the Castle, Port, passage , religion, the corporation, mayors and their times, corporation officials, representation in Parliament and social history. 464 page plus index, book is very bright and clean, previous owners name on front endpaper, outer boards a few light marks and faded on the spine. A nice copy of an interesting book on Dover SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. Second Edition. Gold Embossed Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 20.5 x... Read more
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£45.00
Thameside Molesey : A Towpath Ramble from Hampton Court to Hampton Reach

Thameside Molesey : A Towpath Ramble from Hampton Court to Hampton Reach

by Baker, Rowland G. M.; Baker, Gwendoline F

Buckingham, United Kingdom: Barracuda Books Ltd., 1989. Excellent book on Molesey in Surrey, first limited edition in dustwrapper number 350. Contains140 pages in very bright clean condition, This book describes the area of Molesey along the river Thames and includes the area around Hampton Court. Many old period B/w photographs and B/w illustrations plus very informative text. Book is very bright and clean, small mark on front board, the dustwrapper is also bright and clean, wrapper is not price... Read more
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£49.95
The Story of Corfe Castle

The Story of Corfe Castle

by Edited Emmeline Hardy SIGNED

London: Regency Press, 1983. This is an edited and abridged account of Corfe Castle taken from ancient chronicles and records originally written by Right Honourable George Bankes. 81 pages with line drawings and map. Book and dustwrapper are very bright and clean, one small closed tear at top left corner of wrapper 2 cms long. SIGNED by EMMELINE HARDY on half title page. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST.. Signed By Editor. First Edition. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 8 x... Read more
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£18.00
The Beauties of England and Wales: Or, Delineations, Topographical,  Historical, and Descriptive. Volume III - CUMBERLAND, The ISLE of MAN and  DERBYSHIRE

The Beauties of England and Wales: Or, Delineations, Topographical, Historical, and Descriptive. Volume III - CUMBERLAND, The ISLE of MAN and DERBYSHIRE

by Britton John and Edward Wedlake Brayley

London: Printed By Vernor & Hood; Longman & Rees, Cuthell & Martin and Others.... Good+ with no dust jacket. 1802. First Edition. Hardcover. One Volume in the series - 'Beauties of England and Wales'. This series originally published in 25 volumes. This volume 3 forms CUMBERLAND, The ISLE of MAN and DERBYSHIRE. The Isle of Man is not part of the title on the spine but is present and consists of 42 pages, 1 Plate and a wood-engraved tail-piece. The Volume is bound in full leather... Read more
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£95.00
Reminiscences of a Country Town Farnham

Reminiscences of a Country Town Farnham

by John Henry Knight

Farnham UK: Martin and Sturt, 1909. Interesting old book on the market town of Farnham in Surrey. 44 pages with two full page plate illustrations and a couple of line drawings. Book is complete, thick card covers, rear cover has splits along spine but is holding and spine has small amount missing from top 1¾ inches long. Pages are bright and clean just some browning to endpapers and last page. Outer covers worn on edges and some foxing on edges. Not a perfect example but a good reference work and... Read more
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£55.00
A History of the Lophams

A History of the Lophams

by Michael Friend Serpell SIGNED

Chichester, United Kingdom: Phillimore, 1980. A detailed history of the Lophams in Norfolk. 326 pages in bright, clean condition just very slight yellowing to outer edges of pages, many old period photographs and illustrations. SIGNED by MICHAEL FRIEND SERPELL on dedication page. Outer boards very lightly bumped to couple of corners, very small. Dustwrapper is bright and clean just very light wear one corner. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST.. Signed by Author. First Edition.... Read more
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£25.00
Small Hand-Coloured Engraved Map of CARMARTHENSHIRE - a Wallis/reid  'miniature' Map from 'the Panorama or Traveller's Instructive Guide  through England and Wales'

Small Hand-Coloured Engraved Map of CARMARTHENSHIRE - a Wallis/reid 'miniature' Map from 'the Panorama or Traveller's Instructive Guide through England and Wales'

by Wallis / Reid

London: W. H. Reid. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1820. Presumed First UK Edition. Paperback. This is the smallest county map of Carmarthenshire - apart from the circular Luffman. Measures 10.5 cm x 7.0 cm (4.1" x 6.7") . Hand coloured engraved map, and in an older but modern plain mount. Paper lightly and uniformly tanned, but a very good clear copy/image. Mail coach roads shown. James Wallis, engraver and publisher at '77 Berwick Street, Soho' London (from 1812). Wallis and Reid... Read more
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£55.00
Where the Bright Waters Meet

Where the Bright Waters Meet

by Harry Plunket Greene

London: Philip Allan, 1936. Third revised enlarged edition of this angling book,210 pages in clean condition but with light to medium foxing throughout, endpapers browned with previous owners details in ink on fgront endpaper. Many B/w photographs plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper outer boards are bright and clean, a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. Third Edition Revised Enlarged. Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 8 ¾ x 5¾ Inches. Hardcover.
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£35.00
Sandwich the Story of a Famous Kentish Port

Sandwich the Story of a Famous Kentish Port

by H Maurice Page

London: The Homeland Association Ltd, 1907. Excellent book on Sandwich and the surrounding area, first edition 120 pages plus 8 pages of period adverts all in bright clean condition just some light browning to a fendpapers. Pasted in slip stating property of The Eastman Library on inside front board and small ink stamp to two pages these are the only library marks in the book.Many B/w photographs and illustrations and map, all present as listed plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper outer boards... Read more
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£55.00
Original Owen & Bowen Antique Map of MONTGOMERYSHIRE. Circa. 1720 From  Britannia Depicta, or ' Ogilby Improved '

Original Owen & Bowen Antique Map of MONTGOMERYSHIRE. Circa. 1720 From Britannia Depicta, or ' Ogilby Improved '

by Owen John and Emanuel Bowen

London: John Owen. Near Fine with no dust jacket. c1720. Unknown. Paperback. Attractive ORIGINAL antique county map of Montgomeryshire, from Britannia Depicta, or 'Ogilby Improved' by Owen/Bowen c. 1720. Engraved surface of map; approx 12 cm x 18.5 cm. Copper engraving. In ivory mount with copper/gold line. Mounted on one side only, hand-coloured. Decorative and finely engraved cartouche above the county map. Underneath the map = details of the county, size, climate, industry; commerce. With... Read more
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£30.00
The Public Record Office, 1838-1958

The Public Record Office, 1838-1958

by Cantwell, John D

London: HMSO Publications, 1991. An in depth history of the Public Records office from its beginning in 1838 until 1958. 631 pages with many illustrations. Book and dustwrapper are very bright and clean. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 10 x 6¼ Inches. Hardcover.
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£58.00
Swansea Simply the Best!

Swansea Simply the Best!

by Roberts, David

Cimla, Neath, S. Wales, UK: Bryngold Books Ltd. As New with No dust jacket as issued. 2011. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1905900244 . NEW. HARDBACK copy - bought new and never read. In the original publisher's glossy pictorial laminated boards. NO dust-jacket as issued. All in MINT condition with NO inscriptions or marks. 192pp. "Memories can manifest themselves in many ways as the variety of fascinating images in Swansea – Simply the best! -Demonstrates. They capture much... Read more
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£16.00
The Student's Guide Through Lincoln's Inn

The Student's Guide Through Lincoln's Inn

by Thomas Lane

London: Ellerton and Byworth, 1805. Second edition of this book giving the history and details of Lincoln's Inn in London.219 pages plus 12 page index, pages are in bright clean condition with untrimmed edges, there is a full page plan of Lincoln's Inn in 1805 there is minor browning to this plus a full page of facsimile signatures and a large pull out page of facsimile signatures, both have minor browning. The large fold out page has some tearing to blank edge where it attaches to book so that... Read more
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£85.00
A History of Eastington Near Stonehouse in Gloucestershire

A History of Eastington Near Stonehouse in Gloucestershire

by A E Keys SIGNED

Gloucestershire UK: A E Keys, 1964. Very informative book on Eastington in Gloucestershire, privately printed second edition SIGNED by author on title page. 157 pages in overall clean condition just a few pages with small inked comments in margins, former owners name on front endpaper,NO dustwrapper, outer boards are slightly bowed, a nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. Signed by Author. Second Edition. Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 8 ½ x 5½... Read more
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£65.00
Above London : A Century of Change

Above London : A Century of Change

by Hawkes, Jason; Aerofilms Staff

HarperCollins Publishers, 2000. A fascinating book showing photographs of London from the air, one side of the book showing areas in B/w from 1921 and the opposite side shows the same area in colour taken in 2000. There is a short descriptive text to each photograph. 160 pages book and dustwrapper are bright and clean just some light rubbing tobottom of boards and wrapper. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. First Edition. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 27 x 26.5 Cms. Hardcover.
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£20.00