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Russell's Graphic Guide To the New Forest

By: N/A

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Southampton, Russell & Co.: 1949

Seller ID: 000882


Illustrated, small 12mo, pp 96, folding map, paperback, original wrappers, very slightly worn. View more info

The Mitchell Library, Sydney - Historical and Descriptive Notes

By: N/A

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Trustees of the Public Library of New South Wales: 1936

Seller ID: 002732


Limited edition of 1000 copies, illustrated including a colour frontispiece. large 8vo, pp (6), 122, cloth backed boards, faded and slightly worn. [The library collection charts the history of Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.] View more info

Grieben Reisefuhrer Band 68. Wien Und Umgebung. Kleine Ausgabe Mit Angaben Fur Automobilisten

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Berlin, Grieben Verlag & "Geographia" Ltd: 1929

Seller ID: 004119


30th edition. 12mo. with 3 maps within text (one of which is folding), large folding map at rear (a bit worn at the folds), pp 96 + 14 pages of advertisements, paperback, neat ownership initials on upper cover, very slightly worn. View more info

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THREE CONCERTINA TRAVEL MOMENTOES OF DENMARK. Frederiksborg & Helsingor.

By: N/A

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Denmark,

Seller ID: 006655


Not dated, but probably early 1930's ? Not actually postcards as they are too small, but presented in a similar way. Each set folds back in to a cardboard cover. (1). Frederiksborg. 12 udvalgte Billeder (12 images of castles). The concertina folds out to about 1 ft 10 inches. [Each image size 85mm x 45mm]. There is slight adhesion/surface damage to each image. (2). Frederiksborg Slot. 24 Billeder (24 images of Frederiksborg Castle - interiors). The concertina folds out t... View more info

Image for Norfolk, Virginia - "The Sunrise City by the Sea"

Norfolk, Virginia - "The Sunrise City by the Sea"

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: The Industrial Commission: 1914

Seller ID: 007502


Well illustrated with photographs throughout, two folding plans, pp 84, staples rusty, paperback, covers rather worn and frayed, contents a little age-toned but reasonably clean and tight. View more info

Image for Bacon's Route Guide to Kent, Surrey & Sussex for Cyclists and Motorists

Bacon's Route Guide to Kent, Surrey & Sussex for Cyclists and Motorists

By: N/A

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, G.W. Bacon & Co Ltd:

Seller ID: 007932


(1912). Small 12mo, (measures 97mm x 158mm), pp 30, rather worn and stained internally, with folded corners, paperback covers a little worn. The booklet has been folded in half (in the pocket, no doubt), so is creased vertically throughout. [Very scarce - a listing of mileage distances between most towns and villages of the area.]. Postage will be much reduced. View more info

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Coronation Guide to London for Visitors

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Kaye & Ward Ltd: 1971

Seller ID: 009616


Limited edition of 650 copies. Small illustrations within the text + period advertisements, 16mo, (measures 138mm x 108mm), pp (4), 63 (+ 17), paperback with cloth spine, slightly worn. {Originally published in 1901 for visitors to London for the Coronation of King Edward VII, and extremely scarce. This reprint is scarcely any commoner. With presentation slip loosely inserted, signed by directors of the company. [From the library of the naturalist and conservationist Ric... View more info

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THE STORY OF THE BIBLE, TOLD BY LIVING AUTHORITIES - A complete set in 44 original parts

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012979


Published 1937 - 1938 by The Amalgamated Press, Fleetway House, Farringdon Street, London. An attractive period work, complete in 44 original parts, and difficult to find in this format and in such good condition. Extremely thoroughly illustrated throughout, paperback as issued, with overall only slight signs of wear, creasing or ageing, (though part 1 is slightly more worn). {A heavy set - extra postage will be necessary} View more info

Image for The Coast of South Devon and Dorset Between Branscombe and Burton Bradstock (Geologist's Association Guide 23)

The Coast of South Devon and Dorset Between Branscombe and Burton Bradstock (Geologist's Association Guide 23)

By: Ager, Derek V. & Smith, William E.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Colchester, Benham & Company Ltd: 1965

Seller ID: 008373


Six line drawings, small slim 8vo, pp 21, slightly worn internally, paperback, covers a bit marked but sound. Postage will be much reduced. View more info

Image for Historic Yorkshire Ridings - a set of four old Yorkshire maps

Historic Yorkshire Ridings - a set of four old Yorkshire maps

By: Barker, Malcolm

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Yorkshire Post:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011568


Not dated - 1990's ? A set of four small reproduction maps, each one measuring 260mm x 200mm, contained in a card wallet. No text, apart from an historical inroduction on the back of the wallet. In good condition. {Postage will be reduced] View more info

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Mountain Ascents in Westmoreland and Cumberland

By: Barrow, John

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Sampston Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington: 1886

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009026


Small 8vo, a few text illustrations, pp viii, 208, folding map at rear, possibly lacking the flimsy facing the frontispiece (?), a little weak and slightly used internally, decorated cloth slightly rubbed and marked, the head of the spine pulled and a little frayed. SCARCE. View more info

Image for Paradise Row: or, A broken piece of old Chelsea, being the curious and diverting annals of a famous village street newly destroyed, together with particulars of sundry noble and notable persons who in former times dwelt there

Paradise Row: or, A broken piece of old Chelsea, being the curious and diverting annals of a famous village street newly destroyed, together with particulars of sundry noble and notable persons who in former times dwelt there

By: Blunt, Reginald

Price: £32.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Company Ltd: 1906

Edition: Limited edition

Seller ID: 009622


Number 93 of a Special Limited Edition of 110 copies. Well illustrated, large 8vo, pp xvi, 200, top edge gilt, fore-edge foxed, half-vellum and marbled boards, slightly worn. a bit marked, and with larger stain on rear cover and side of spine. View more info

Image for A Country Parish - Great Budworth in the County of Chester   [Richard Fitter's copy]

A Country Parish - Great Budworth in the County of Chester [Richard Fitter's copy]

By: Boyd, A.W.

Price: £70.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013077


First edition. Illustrated, pp xvi, 278, very slight foxing here and there, upper corners of cloth slightly bumped, lower cover with a faint scratch, otherwise a good clean copy in a dustwrapper which is not price-clipped but which is a little foxed and sl worn around the margins, and with a slight crease near the head of its spine. It is now contained in a removable plastic cover. [From the library of the naturalist and conservationist Richard Fitter, with his stamp o... View more info

Image for The Hebrides - a natural history

The Hebrides - a natural history

By: Boyd, J.Morton & Boyd, Ian L.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1990

Seller ID: 009453


Illustrated, thick 8vo, pp 416, paperback, the slightest signs of wear, but really a very good copy. SCARCE. [The Hebrides is an area of great natural beauty, which draws back thousands of visitors year after year to its wonderful scenery and abundant wildlife. Yet, until now, there has been no up-to-date, complete natural history for its many followers to refer to. This new title fills the gap. In a style at once both readable and informative the Drs. J. M. and I. L. Bo... View more info

Image for From Carnac to Callanish - the prehistoric stone rows and avenues of Britain, Ireland and Brittany

From Carnac to Callanish - the prehistoric stone rows and avenues of Britain, Ireland and Brittany

By: Burl, Aubrey

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011113


Well illustrated, large 8vo, pp xvi, 286, a very good copy in a very slightly worn dustwrapper. [This book discusses the lines of standing stones that until now have been the neglected wonders of prehistoric Europe, rows that were foci of rituals in Britain, Ireland and Brittany for over two thousand years. Places such as Carnac in Brittany and Callanish in the Hebrides are visited by many visitors each year, but before now there has been no book that seriously explains ... View more info

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Imperial Pilgrimage

By: Byron, Robert

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Westminster, London Transport: 1937

Seller ID: 009615


Illustrated, small slim 12mo, pp 72, a little discoloration to the half-title, paperback, with slightly worn and soiled dustwrapper. SCARCE. [ With the corrigenda slip tipped in to the first page of text.] View more info

Image for Conservation and Caribbean Regional Progress  [Richard Fitter's copy]

Conservation and Caribbean Regional Progress [Richard Fitter's copy]

By: Carlozzi, Carl A. & Alice A.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: St Thomas, The Antioch Press: 1968

Seller ID: 013055


Octavo, pp x, 151, a very good copy in a very slightly worn dustwrapper. [From the library of the naturalist and conservationist Richard Fitter, with his stamp on the front endpaper.] View more info

Image for The Mountains of Snowdonia in History, the Sciences, Literature and Art

The Mountains of Snowdonia in History, the Sciences, Literature and Art

By: Carr, Herbert R.C. & Lister, George A.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Crosby Lockwood: 1948

Seller ID: 010977


Illustrated, several maps (including one folding), pp xiv, 312, very slightly age-toned, endpapers browned, otherwise very clean and sound internally, cloth slightly worn and faded, (and very faded on the spine). View more info

Image for Two Historical Maps - North-West Norfolk;  Ely.

Two Historical Maps - North-West Norfolk; Ely.

By: Cassini

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cassini Historical Maps:

Seller ID: 009668


Two Cassini Historical Maps, 1:50,000. North West Norfolk, including Fakenham, East Dereham, Harpley, Hunstanton, King's Lynn & Wells Next the Sea. (taken from the original sheets pulished between 1824 & 1838). [Matches Ordnance Survey Landranger 132]. Ely, including Chatteris, Downham Market, Littleport and March. (taken from the original sheets published between 1824 and 1836). [Matches Ordnance Survey Landranger 143]. Good condition, paperbacks. View more info

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Artists' Kew - an exhibition of contemporary works.

By: Cloake, J. & Strong, R.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Asgill House trust & Friends of RBG Kew: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009561


NEW. Very well illustrated, small slim quarto, pp 96. a very good copy in dustwrapper. [Artists' Kew reveals Kew in its charming detail as well as in its full natural beauty by the Thames. It is about people too: their interaction with those settings, and the settings in turn as public places for simple relaxation and fun as well as the backdrop for enjoyment of botanical delights. Indeed, Kew today is more popular than ever: with visitors to the Royal Botanic Gardens a... View more info