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[Imperial Liberal Council] – Imperial Liberal Council. 1901.Item
(London: Imperial Liberal Council, 1901) 8vo; cloth-backed dark green pebbled cloth with upper cover lettered in gilt; pp. (ii) + 29 + (i) + (ii) + 12 + (ii) + (ii) + 4 + 4 + 8 + 12 + 4 + 4 + 12. Cloth a bit stippled; backstrip discoloured and frayed at head […]
Adlard & Son, Limited (publishers) – Roll of the baronets; as authorized by Royal Warrant; issued with official sanction by the Standing Council of the Baronetage; together with its objects, rules and regulationsItem
(London, Adlard & Son, Limited, 1938) Original red pebbled cloth gilt soiled and with small stain on lower board pp. 38 + (i) + 66. Some foxing throughout.
Amos, Sheldon – Fifty Years of the English ConstitutionItem
(London, Longman, Green, and Co., 1880) 8vo; half calf; spine ornately gilt; marbled boards edges and endpapers; pp. xxxii + 495 incl. index. A little rubbing to extremities; bookplate of the Hon. Sir James Liege Hulett on front pastedown. Very good condition. James Liege Hulett (born in Sheffield England 1838; died in Durban on 5 […]
An Old Wykehamist – Recollections of the two St. Mary Winton Colleges by an old WykehamistItem
(Walsall, W. Henry Robinson, printers, for the author, 1883) Crown octavo original green cloth a little fishmothed corners of boards a little bumped pp. viii + 199 few plates. Errata slip present. Some spotting throughout pencilled inscriptions in a few places only. Fair.
Anderson, Marjorie, and Blanche Colton Williams – Old English HandbookItem
(London: George Harrap, no date ) 8vo; original blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine and in blind to upper cover; front endpaper map; pp. vii + (i) + 503; frontis. facsimile of Old English manuscript. Upper fore-corners of boards a little turned; spine very slightly crumpled at head; earlier owner’s name signed on front […]
Angel, Heather, and others – The Natural History of Britain and IrelandItem
(London, Michael Joseph, 1981) 4to; original green boards; laminated pictorial dustwrapper slightly marked on lower side; tape marks to endpapers; previous owner’s signature on front free endpaper; pp. 256 incl. index; profusely illustrated with colour photographs and maps. Good to very good condition. This beautiful book is a new natural history of Britain and Ireland […]
Betjeman, John, and J. S. Gray – Victorian and Edwardian Brighton from old photographsItem
(London: B. T. Batsford Ltd, 1972) Small 4to; original oatmeal boards; price-clipped laminated pictorial dustwrapper; unpaginated; 154 period photographs. Dustwrapper very slightly worn at head of spine panel; light foxing to endpapers and reverse of dustwrapper. Very good condition. The earliest photographs in this book show Market Street and Duke Street as they were about […]
Birkett, Bill – Complete Lakeland Fells. Over 120 Classic Walks to all Fell TopsItem
(London, Ted Smart/Harper Collins, 1994) 4to laminated pictorial boards pp. 288 crease to corner of pp. 235-240 lavishly illustrated with full colour photographs maps and fact sheets. Very good condition. A breathtaking book to be enjoyed at home as an appreciation of the fells or studied minutely in preparation for the climbs.
Blommaert, W and others (editors) – Annals of the University of Stellenbosch. Volume IV, Section B, No. 2 (October, 1926)Item
(Cape Town: Nasionale Pers, 1926) 245 x 185 mm; card wraps; pp. x + 101. This edition: David Hopwood M.A. (Oxon): The Place-Names of the County of Surrey including London in Surrey”. Wraps a little worn on backstrip. Very good condition.”
Bowley, E.L. – The Isles of Scilly: the standard guide book; with large scale folding mapItem
(St. Mary’s, Isle of Scilly, the author, no date, circa 1947) 12mo pictorial wraps slightly creased and lightly soiled pp. 54 advertisements and illustrations folding map inside lower wrap little creased. Staples little rusted very small ink-mark on the fore-edge very slight foxing. Good.
Buchan, John – Oliver CromwellItem
(London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1934) Demy 8vo; original green cloth with the Protector’s signature in gilt on upper cover and spine lettered in gilt; no dustwrapper; bookplate of J. Willis Dixon on front pastedown and gift inscription with date on front free endpaper; pp. 554 incl. index; frontis. portrait; several maps. Light wear to spine […]