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Image for Sussex Notes and Queries 25 Issues Plus Vol I February 1926  No 1 [ a Two Page Advertising Leaflet  with Prospectus and Details of How to Subscribe to the First Year 1926 ]

Sussex Notes and Queries 25 Issues Plus Vol I February 1926 No 1 [ a Two Page Advertising Leaflet with Prospectus and Details of How to Subscribe to the First Year 1926 ]

By: N/A

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Lewes, Sussex Archaeological Society: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88851950

Condition: Very Good


25 early issues including the very rare Vol I February 1926 No 1 a Two Page Advertising Leaflet with Prospectus and Details of How to Subscribe to the First Year 1926 , no details in the contents on front as a pre-publication leaflet . Included are Vol 1V no 3 , Vol V11 no 1 , 2 , 7 Vol V111 no 1 ,4 ,6 , 7 Vol 1X No 2,3,4 ,5, 8 Vol X No 1,3 4, Vol X1 No 5,6,7,8 Vol X11 No 2,3,4 Vol X1 Index 1946-1947 , Vol X1V Index 1954-57 All are booklet bound in card covers with sewn spine , complete , pages are clean , no inscriptions , covers are foxed and minor wear to edges . Sent well packe... View more info

Image for London Suburbs Introduced By Andrew Saint First Edition hardback in Dustjacket

London Suburbs Introduced By Andrew Saint First Edition hardback in Dustjacket

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Merrell Publishers Ltd: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88852426

ISBN: 185894077X

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , a fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , corners are sharp , spine tips are not pushed , in near fine jacket that is not faded , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped , tiny closed tear bottom spine corner . not a remainder , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established ... View more info

Image for Town and City Maps of the British Isles, 1800-55

Town and City Maps of the British Isles, 1800-55

By: Ashley Baynton-Williams

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Studio Editions: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847425

ISBN: 185170941X

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , includes 56 town and city plans in colour ,the work of nine leading cartographers of the early 19th century , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no damage , no spine lean , corners are sharp. pages are clean and complete, , jacket is not faded , no tears , no creases , not price-clipped, We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

Notes from a Small Island Folio Society in Slipcase

By: Bill Bryson

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2010

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 88847497

Condition: Fine


Folio Society hardback in slipcase , no dust jacket as issued , 2nd printing a fine copy , illustrated boards with tiles to spine , packed with colour phographs , no inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , no spine lean , unfaded, corners are sharp , slipcase is also fine , no marks , not faded , super copy , A heavy book but no extra shipping will be asked for , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in , double bubble-wrap and in a strong box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999 View more info

Image for Surrey with Illustrations By Edmund H New [ 1910  Secind Edition ]

Surrey with Illustrations By Edmund H New [ 1910 Secind Edition ]

By: Cox , J Charles

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1910

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 88845841

Condition: Very Good


Second edition first printing hardback in red hard covers with gilt titles to spine and emblem to front , no dust jacket , no marks , spine faded, no inscriptions , pages are clean and complete with map endpapers , fold out map at back , and all illustrations and maps , no tears , book is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , corners are sharp ,slight page toning with age , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in , double bubble-wrap and in a strong box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time Independent booksel... View more info

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Autumnal Leaves Fourth Edition with 12 Colour Plates

By: Francis George Heath

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, The Imperial Press: 1899

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 88850089

Condition: Very Good


Autumnal Leaves Fourth Edition with 12 Colour Plates maroon boards with gilt titles and green leaves to spine and front , spine is faded , corners , spine tips and edges are all rubbed and pushed , 352 printed pages with index and 32 pp at rear of adverts with superb plates at rear , pages are toned with age but clear and complete with all plates , no tears , no inscriptions apart from a name Wills-Sandford to half title page , hinges back and front are partly split , sent in bubblewrap and a strong box . View more info

Image for Lost Victorian Britain First Edition Hardback in Dustjacket

Lost Victorian Britain First Edition Hardback in Dustjacket

By: Gavin Stamp

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Aurum: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88852427

ISBN: 1845135326

Condition: Fine


First edition first impression hardback in original dust jacket , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , corners are sharp, spine tips not pushed , in fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , no bumps , not price-clipped , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . View more info

Image for Great Pubs of London Foreword By Sir Ian Mckellen First Edition Hardback

Great Pubs of London Foreword By Sir Ian Mckellen First Edition Hardback

By: George Dailey

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Prestel: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88852416

ISBN: 3791382705

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in pictoral hard covers issued without a dust jacket , all colour pictutres are present , a nice clean and complete copy , no marks , no inscriptions , no tears to pages , book has no spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , unfaded. , 3 corners are sharp 1 rubbed , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy . Sent in bubble wrap and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999 View more info

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The Story of Fareham Signed First Edition

By: George L Privett

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Winchester, Warren and Son The Wykham Press: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 88853578

Condition: Very Good


Signed and Dated 1946 by the author on the front endpaper To Kitty Brown with very grateful thanks from the Author George Dec 1949.First edition hardback in blue boards with gilt titles to spine , 132 printed pages , all are present , including all the pictures , Boards a little worn , foxing to pages which are toned with age , unusual to see a signed copy . View more info

South from Granada First Edition Folio Society

By: Gerald Brenan

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847291

Condition: Fine


Folio Society hardback in slipcase , no dust jacket as issued , First printing a fine copy , patterned boards with gilt tiles to spine , intro by Philip Ziegler , no inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , no spine lean , unfaded, corners are sharp , slipcase is also fine , no marks , not faded , super copy , A heavy book but no extra shipping will be asked for , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in , double bubble-wrap and in a strong box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999 View more info

Image for Florilegio Di Canti Toscani Folk Songs of the Tuscan Hills  with English Renderings  First Edition 1914

Florilegio Di Canti Toscani Folk Songs of the Tuscan Hills with English Renderings First Edition 1914

By: Grace Warrack

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Alexander Moring the De La More Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88849812

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in mauve boards with gilt titles to spine and front , 306 printed pages , complete with 3 appendixes and all illustrations . The covers are a little pushed to corners and spine tips but in nice condition , top edge of pages is gilt , other edges rough cut , page ends are toned with age , no inscriptions , no tears , no spine lean , nice copy , sent in bubblewrap and a strong box . View more info

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The Lawless Road Penguin first Edition

By: Graham Greene

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88852769

Condition: Good


Penguin paperback , first edition , a vg copy , usual page toning with age , minor wear to bottom spine tip , slight curl to corners , spine edges a little rubbed , white areas toned with age especially the spine , no inscriptions , no tears to pages , couple have corner crease, text is complete , hinges weak but holding nicely , no foxing , sent well protected . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

Image for A Hundred Years of the Royal York Brighton [ 1919 First Printing ]

A Hundred Years of the Royal York Brighton [ 1919 First Printing ]

By: H M Walbrook

Price: £6.00

Publisher: brighton, Walbrook: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847332

Condition: Very Good


Small blue hardcover with gilt titles to front and spine , 77 printed pages , 26 illustrations , all present , pages are clean and complete . Previous owners plate on front pastedown , boards are clean and undamaged . minor wear to spine tips , nice copy , All orders are sent double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

Image for The History and Description of Arundel Castle  [ 1818 Hardback  2nd Edition ]

The History and Description of Arundel Castle [ 1818 Hardback 2nd Edition ]

By: Howard , Bernard Edward [ the Duke of Norfolk ]

Price: £40.00

Publisher: UK, 1818

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 88847318

Condition: Very Good


A small hardback . 168 printed pages with index , fold out picture of the Great Norfolk Window showing King John signing the Magna Carta , preface by the author stating the former edition was imperfect and this edition is much enlarged .The pages are partly rough cut , aged with time but the text is clear and complete , original card covers are grubby and worn to edges , the spine is missing and both front and back hinges are close to coming apart , A previous owner has written on the back pastedown details of when and where he bought the book , a very rare early book about Arundel castle and... View more info

Image for English Journey First Edition Hardback

English Journey First Edition Hardback

By: J B Priestley

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88852902

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in deep blue boards with gilt titles to spine , 422 printed pages , Book has no inscriptions other than a neat name on front endpaper dated 1934, no marks to boards , just two tiny scuffs to spine , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , corners and spine tips are pushed with minor wear , usual page tonng with age ,slight foxing to edges , no jacket , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time ... View more info

Sketches of Georgian Bath 1932 First Edition

By: J Raymond Little

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Bristol, Arrowsmith: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847510

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in cloth covers with titles to front and a brown spine , with a preface by T Sturge Cotterell , no dust jacket , no inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , pages are clean and complete , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , unfaded. , corners are sharp ,minor wear to spine tips , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in , double bubble-wrap and in a strong box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999 View more info

Lincoln a Sketch Book first Complete Edition with Pictures and Text 1934

By: Jasper Salwey

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1934

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 88847798

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing of this complete edition with text added , previously published in 1928 with only the sketches , a hardback in hard covers with [icture of Lincoln Cathedral on front , no dust jacket , a near fine copy , no marks , no inscriptions , no damage , fully illustrated with black and white sketches , all pages are unmarked and complete , all sketches are present ,nice clean copy . not an ex-library copy . We accept Paypal . We have many similar titles in stock . All orders are sent well wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller establis... View more info

Image for Metropolis Mapping the City First Printing in Jacket

Metropolis Mapping the City First Printing in Jacket

By: Jeremy Black

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847422

ISBN: 1844862208

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , a fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no damage , no spine lean , corners are sharp. pages are clean and complete, illustrated with over 150 maps, charts and illustrations , jacket is not faded , no tears , no creases , not price-clipped, We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

Image for The Mapmakers Art A History of Cartography First Printing in Jacket

The Mapmakers Art A History of Cartography First Printing in Jacket

By: John Goss

Price: £44.00

Publisher: London, Studio Editions: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847423

ISBN: 1851708278

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , introduction by Valerie Scott , over 390 illustrations , 300 in clour , including 12 fold-outs , explores over 3000 years of mapmaking , a fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no damage , no spine lean , corners are sharp. pages are clean and complete, a superb book , jacket is not faded , no tears , no creases , not price-clipped, We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller establi... View more info

Image for Seeing Canada 1924 First Printing

Seeing Canada 1924 First Printing

By: John T Faris

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New York, J B Lippincott: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848598

Condition: Very Good


First edition first printing hardback in pictoral illustrated cream hard covers with titles to spine and front , plus a colour liiustration to spine and front , no dust jacket , first printing showing 1924 at bottom of title page , almost fine copy , no marks to boards or spine , name and date 1924 on front endpaper , no other inscriptions , complete with all 150 black and white photos and colour frontpiece with tissue guard , 265 printed pages with index , top edge of pages is gilt , , all pages are unmarked and complete , bottom and leading edge pages are rough cut , ends slightly t... View more info

Image for Into Madagascar Penguin first Edition

Into Madagascar Penguin first Edition

By: K C Gandar Dower

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88852770

Condition: Good


Penguin paperback , first edition , a good only copy , usual page toning with age , wear to both spine tips , small closed tear top spine tip , slight curl to corners , spine edges a little rubbed , white areas toned with age especially the spine , no inscriptions , no tears to pages , couple have corner crease, text is complete , hinges weak but holding , foxing , sent well protected . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

Image for Old Cheapside and Poultry Ancient Houses and Signs Signed Limited edition First Printing

Old Cheapside and Poultry Ancient Houses and Signs Signed Limited edition First Printing

By: Kenneth Rogers

Price: £17.00

Publisher: London, The Homeland Association: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 88849777

Condition: Very Good


Signed limited edition of just 200 copies , Signed by the author on the front endpaper to George Loch Gogse [ not sure if this is the name as cannot decipher it ] with the authors kind wishes K Rogers . red boards with gilt titles to front and spine . corners rubbed , spine tips pushed and slight wear , the spine and top edge have faded , pages are complete with all 15 pictures and index , no inscriptions , no tears , foxing to page edges , a nice copy of a scarce book , sent in bubblewrap and a strong box . View more info

Image for The Story of the English Towns Hastings First Edition

The Story of the English Towns Hastings First Edition

By: L F Salzman

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847335

Condition: Fine


A small hardback in grey cloth covers with red and black titles and coat of arms , 126 printed pages plus index and adverts , illustrations and maps are all present , including the Castle Chapel , St Clemets Cave and map of Hastings circa 1200 AD a super clean and bright copy , just a name and date 1927 on front endpaper . View more info

Image for Kokoro Hints and Echoes of Japanese Inner Life

Kokoro Hints and Echoes of Japanese Inner Life

By: Lafcadio Hearn

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Gay and Bird: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88850111

Condition: Very Good


Presumed first edition , circa 1905 , red boards with gilt titles and decor to front and spine , top page edges gilt , leading edge rough cut , 388 printed pages , boards are clean and bright , spine just slightly faded , spine tips pushed , pages are complete , no tears , toned with age , endpapers foxed , name Auriel Soames March 1905 on front endpaper , front hinge weak , a vg copy , sent well protected . View more info

Image for Those Greenland Days 1939 Penguin First Edition in Dustjacket

Those Greenland Days 1939 Penguin First Edition in Dustjacket

By: Martin Lindsay

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88852705

Condition: Good


Penguin paperback , first edition in dustjacket as issued , a good copy , usual page toning with age , wear to spine and tips , wear to corners , slight curl to corner , white areas toned with age especially the spine , no inscriptions , no tears and no creases to pages , text is complete and includes the black and white pictures , hinges weak but holding nicely , the dustjacket has chips to tips and corners , not price-clipped showing 6d , toned with age , closed tear down spine , sent well protected . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

Our Village First edition Folio Society in Slipcase

By: Mary Russell Mitford

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847305

Condition: Fine


Folio Society hardback in slipcase , no dust jacket as issued , First printing a fine copy ,pink patterned boards with titles to green spine , intro by Ronald Blythe , wood engravings by Joan Hassall . no inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , no spine lean , unfaded, corners are sharp , slipcase is also fine , no marks , not faded , super copy , A heavy book but no extra shipping will be asked for , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in , double bubble-wrap and in a strong box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time Independent bookseller es... View more info

Image for The Green Roads of England

The Green Roads of England

By: R Hippisley Cox

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1934

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 88849813

Condition: Very Good


Fourth edition hardback in blue decorated boards with gilt tiles to spine and front , complete with all 24 illustrations by W W Collins and 9 maps in colour plus 101 plans , index and adverts at back , a nice bright copy , minor wear to cover at corners , spine tips slightly pushed , pages toned with age , no inscriptions , no tears , no spine lean , nice copy . sent in bublewrap and a strong box . View more info

Image for Arctic Village 1940 Penguin First Edition in Dustjacket

Arctic Village 1940 Penguin First Edition in Dustjacket

By: Robert Marshall

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88852706

Condition: Good


Penguin paperback , first edition in dustjacket as issued , a good copy , usual page toning with age , wear to spine and tips , wear to corners , slight curl to corner , white areas toned with age especially the spine , no inscriptions , no tears and no creases to pages , text is complete and includes the black and white pictures , hinges weak but holding , the dustjacket has chips missing to tips and corners , not price-clipped showing 6d , toned with age , closed tears down spine , sent well protected . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. View more info

Maps and Map-makers of the Aegean

By: Vasilis Sphyroeras , Anna Avramea , Spyros Asdrahas

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Athens, Olkos: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88848940

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , 263 printed pages , 166 colour and b&w pictures , map index , general index , maps from the 15th -19th centuries , in english and transklated from the Greek by G Cox and J Solman , a near fine book in vg dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no spine lean , in tight binding , 2 corners are pushed . pages are clean , no tears , no creases, in complete jacket that is spinefaded , minor wear to edges and corners and bottom corners pushed , not price-clipped, not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All ... View more info

Image for Blaeu's Grand Atlas of the Seventeenth Century World First Edition

Blaeu's Grand Atlas of the Seventeenth Century World First Edition

By: W Blaeu

Price: £44.00

Publisher: London, Studio Editions: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88847424

ISBN: 1851704000

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , Intoduction, captions and selections of maps by John Goss , foreword by Peter Clark , 100 colour maps , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , neat bookplate of previous owner on verso front endpaper , no damage , no spine lean , corners are sharp. pages are clean and complete, jacket is not faded , no tears , no creases , not price-clipped. All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1... View more info

Image for Egyptian Art Edited with a Preface By Bernard Rackham First Edition

Egyptian Art Edited with a Preface By Bernard Rackham First Edition

By: Wilhelm Worringer

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, G P Putnam's and Son: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 88850098

Condition: Very Good


First UK edition 1928 , black boards with gilt titles to spine and front , 95 printed pages complete with all illustrations , including a 1926 photo of the Sphinx , boards are bright , a few dots of white paint to spine and back , minor wear to spine tips ansd corners , pages are complete , no inscriptions , no tears , toned with age , sent in bubble wrap and a strong box . View more info