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Antiquities of Surrey: Fourth Edition.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Kingston Upon Thames:, Surrey County Council,: 1951.

Seller ID: 842

Condition: Very Good/no DJ


Corners bumped, slight soiling to cover. View more info

Are We At War? Letters to The Times 1939-1945

By: Anthony Livesey (ed.).

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London:, Times Books Ltd.,: 1989.

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 22627

ISBN: 0723003327

Condition: Near Fine in VG+ DJ


Some small shelf wear. View more info

Village England.

By: Beach Thomas, William.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, Alexander Maclehose,: 1935.

Seller ID: 17453

Condition: Very Good +/no DJ


History of this type of settlement in England. With 15 photographic illustrations. Slight foxing to outer page edges but not affecting text whatsoever. Gilt lettering to slightly faded spine. Spine and corners lightly bumped. Covers a little worn. View more info

The Wonderful Village A Further Record of Some Famous Folk and Places by Chelsea Reach

By: Blunt, Reginald.

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London:, Mills & Boon,: 1918.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10058

Condition: Good


Gilt titles on cloth.24 b/w plates. Cloth worn and marked. Rubbed at edges of backstrip. Lower edge uncut. Slightly shaken. Owner's inscription on half title. View more info

Marks & Spencer The War Years 1939-1945

By: Bookbinder, Paul.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London:, Century Benham,: 1989.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 22405

Condition: Fine in Fine DJ


Gift inscription from author. DJ displays slight shelf wear. View more info

Life in the Castle in Medieval England.

By: Burke, John.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: New York:, Dorset,: 1992.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 8110

ISBN: 0880298154

Condition: Near Fine in VG+ DJ


Lavishly illustrated in b&w. Very slight creasing to dj. View more info

The Elizabethans at Home.

By: Burton, Elizabeth.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, Arrow,: 1973.

Edition: First edition thus

Seller ID: 10297

Condition: Very good


Light markings to cover and top edge. Some chipping to top and base of backstrip. View more info

A House of Kings The History of Westminster Abbey

By: Carpenter, Edward (ed).

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London:, John Baker,: 1966.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 16679

Condition: Near Fine in VG+ DJ


Published on the 900th anniversary of the Abbey's dedication in 1066. With a message from the Queen Elizabeth II. Over 100 plates, including some colour. Gilt lettering/decoration to spine, and blind insignia to upper cover. Dj a little creased, scuffed and dusty. View more info

This Island Now.

By: Carstairs, G. M.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London:, Hogarth Press,: 1963.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 427

Condition: Very Good in Very Good DJ


Previous owners bookplate to ffep, Some discolouration to dw and a few small chips and closed tears to top. Text of 1962 Reith Lectures. View more info

Edinburgh The Story of a City

By: Catford, E. F.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, Hutchinson,: 1975.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 4197

ISBN: 0091238501

Condition: Very Good in Very Good DJ


16 b&w plates. Light scuffing and fraying to cloth edges. Price clipped. Scuffing and creasing to dj. Some chunks missing along dj edges. View more info

Boswell: The Ominous Years 1774-76.

By: Charles Ryskamp & Frederick A Pottle.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London:, William Heinemann,: 1963.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 22449

Condition: Fine in Near Fine DJ


Slight scuff top spine of dust jacket View more info

Whitehall Through the Centuries.

By: Dugdale, G. S.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London:, Phoenix,: 1950.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10184

Condition: Good in Poor DJ


84 b/w illustrations. Waterstain to top edge. Wear and markings to cloth. Dw very worn with significant tearing to top and spine. Price-clipped. View more info

In a Country Churchyard.

By: Fletcher, Ronald.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, Batsford,: 1978.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2010

ISBN: 071341216X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good DJ


With 76 illustrations. Edges slightly yellowed, cover corners slightly bumped, dw slightly scratched with small mark on front. View more info

The Old Houses of Wenlock And Wenlock Edge, Their History and Associations

By: Forrest, H. E.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Shrewsbury:, Wilding & Son,: 1922.

Edition: Third edition

Seller ID: 22985

Condition: Fine


Black and white photographic reproductions and illustrations throughout.Pasted in newspaper clipping on free endpaper at front of book, featuring a letter sent in on the origin of the name 'Much Wenlock'. Clipping is annotated by previous owner 'from Canon Haworth', in pencil. Yapp edges are slightly torn at head, tail and foredge, otherwise in fine condition. View more info

On And Along The Thames James I 1603 - 1625

By: Gaze, W. Culling.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London:, Jarrold and Sons,: ND.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 4866

Condition: Very Good/no DJ


8 plates. Previous owners details on fep. Discolouring to ffep and rfep. Back hinge split, no missing pages. Foxing throughout. Heavy sunning to spine, adhesive plastic wrapped around middle of cloth. View more info

The Canal Age.

By: Hadfield, Charles.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot:, David and Charles,: 1968.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 22957

Condition: Fine in Fine DJ


Contains black and white photographic reproductions throughoutDJ has some delamination where the spine meets the front and back boards, otherwise fine. View more info

Once a Paulina... A History of St. Paul's Girl School

By: Howard Bailes.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London:, James & James Ltd,: 2000.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 22460

Condition: As NEW in As NEW DJ


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A Singular Country.

By: J. P. Donleavy.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Peterborough:, Ryan Publishing,: 1989.

Edition: Signed First Edition

Seller ID: 22999

ISBN: 1870805011

Condition: Very good


Signed by the author to the previous owner, Peter Grosvenor, dated October 2, 1989. Minor markings on dust jacket. View more info

The Suspicions of Mr Whicher Or The Murder at Road Hill House

By: Kate Summerscale.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London:, Bloomsbury Press,: 2009.

Edition: Signed First Edition thus

Seller ID: 22732

ISBN: 1408803569

Condition: As NEW


Special edition, signed by author on front endpaper. First printing. View more info

1939: The Last Season of Peace.

By: Lambert, Angela.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London:, Weidenfeld and Nicolson,: 1989.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 17913

ISBN: 0297795392

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good DJ


Historical appraisal of the debutantes' 'coming out' season of 1939, probably the last of its kind. Based on over 100 interviews with the debutantes themselves, and with 16 pages of bw illustrations. With 'review copy' card and publisher's covering letter tipped in. Spine slightly bumped, and dj a little rubbed, with one crease and slight discolouration to lower side. View more info