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The East Anglian Handbook and Agricultural Annual for 1885

By: N/A

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Norwich, Lowestoft & London, Argus Office: 1885

Seller ID: 005297


Small 8vo, pp 256, a little foxing, but otherwise a very clean sound copy in contemporary brown polished calf and marbled boards. [Traditions, superstitions and folklore (by John T. Varden). Ornithological invasions (by T.E. Gunn), plus various agricultural articles and reports]. VERY SCARCE. View more info

A List of parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index

By: N/A

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, 1987

Seller ID: 005348

ISBN: 090187888X


Small 8vo, pp 54, paperback, a good copy. View more info

Census Indexes in the Library of the Society of Genealogists

By: N/A

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, 1987

Seller ID: 005351

ISBN: 0901878960


Small slim 8vo, pp 30, paperback, a few corners very slightly turned, otherwise a bright copy. View more info

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

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: The Industrial Commission: 1914

Seller ID: 007502

Condition: Fair


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

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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

Condition: Good


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 Richard Fitter, with his stamp on the front endpaper.] View more info

Image for A Hackney Camera, 1883 - 1918 : a photographic portrait of Hackney during the last years of Queen Victoria's reign until the First World War

A Hackney Camera, 1883 - 1918 : a photographic portrait of Hackney during the last years of Queen Victoria's reign until the First World War

By: N/A

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Hackney Workers Educational Association:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011227

ISBN: 0903738147

Condition: Very Good


[Not dated - c. 1975 ?]. Well illustrated, square octavo, pp (60), paperback, covers slightly age-toned and very slightly worn. [Postage will be reduced] View more info

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Stratford-Upon-Avon : The Official Guide

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cheltenham, Ed. J. Burrow & Co. Ltd:

Seller ID: 011639

Condition: Very Good


[Not dated - c. 1935 ?]. Small slim 12mo, pp 64, photographic frontispiece, line drawings within the text, a double-page map of Stratford, a folding map at the rear of the area, many period advertisements for hotels etc, very clean internally, paperback, covers very slightly worn. SCARCE. {Postage will be reduced} View more info

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Famous Old Inns of London

By: N/A

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Torquay, Hamilton-Fisher & Co:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012077

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, small horizontal 12mo (measures 150mm x 116mm], pp (48), paperback, very slightly worn. SCARCE. [" 45 photographs of inns with history, general information and map".) Postage will be much reduced. View more info

Image for THE LOCAL HISTORIAN - JOURNAL OF THE BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR LOCAL HISTORY  Volumes 10 - 16, in 89 parts (lacking only  part - Volume 11 number 5).

THE LOCAL HISTORIAN - JOURNAL OF THE BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR LOCAL HISTORY Volumes 10 - 16, in 89 parts (lacking only part - Volume 11 number 5).

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Seller ID: 012978

Condition: Very Good


{1972 - 1985}. Volumes 10 - 16, in 89 parts (LACKING only one part - Volume 11 number 5). A very good run of this important publication. Paperbacks as issued, a few covers slightly rubbed, but overall in very good condition. An idea of the range of subjects present can be judged by the articles in the first and also one of the later issues offered here: Surnames and Placenames, Leases and Tenancy Agreements, The Traveller in Gloucestershire, Parish Workhouses and Poorhouses, The Use of Telephone Directories in Surname Studies, The Diary of Matthias Dunn Colliery Viewer 1831-36, Sixteenth to ... View more info

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Whaling and the Hebrides: The History of Whalers in the South Atlantic and Whaling in and Around the Hebrides

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Kershader, South Lochs, The Islands Book Trust: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014472

ISBN: 0955542049

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, octavo, pp xiv, 169, paperback, very slight signs of use, but really a very good copy. VERY SCARCE. [Proceedings of a Three Day Conference held in Harris, 2007.] View more info

Image for Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness [Comunn Gaidhlig Inbhir-nis] Volume XXXIX/XL (1942-1950)

Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness [Comunn Gaidhlig Inbhir-nis] Volume XXXIX/XL (1942-1950)

By: N/A

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Printed for the Society: 1963

Seller ID: 014680

Condition: Good


Frontispiece, small octavo, pp xx, 349, (one gathering of the preliminaries loose), extremely clean internally, standard green cloth, slightly bowed but otherwise very good. [Includes "Medicine Among the Gaelic Celts", and "Glenelg: Notes for a Parish History".] View more info

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Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness Volume XXVI (1904-1907)

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Inverness, Printed for the Society: 1910

Seller ID: 014681

Condition: Fair


Small thick octavo, pp xx, 518, a bit used and marked internally, front hinge cracking with webbing exposed, rear hinge similar and lacking the rear endpaper, standard green cloth, rather marked and worn. [Includes "Folklore Breadalbane", "Folklore fromthe West of Ross-shire", "Notes on the County of Sutherland in the Eighteenth Century" etc.] View more info

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Ordnance Survey of Great Britain: Scotland - Indexes to the 1/2500 and 6-inch Scale Maps

By: Adams, Brian (introduction)

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Newtown, David Archer: 1993

Seller ID: 014555

ISBN: 0951757938

Condition: Very Good


Originally published c.1907. This facsimile reprint has an introductikon by Brian Adams. Quarto, pp xvi, 96, paperback, a very good copy. View more info

The Christmas Island Story

By: Bailey, Eric

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Stacey International: 1977

Seller ID: 006290

ISBN: 0905743083


Illustrated, slim 8vo, pp 88, a good hardback copy in very slightly worn dustwrapper. View more info

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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

Condition: Good


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

Sussex East Census - 1851 Edition. Volume 5, Hastings- St. Michaels, St. Andrews, Holy Trinity, St Mary in the Castle outbounds, St Mary Magdalen, St Leonards on Sea & St Mary Bulverhythe. (HO 107 - 1635, Folios 477 - 653 [end])

By: Barnes, C.J.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hastings, Privately Published: 1987

Seller ID: 005330

ISBN: 1870264045


pp 80, paperback, the spine very slightly browned, otherwise a good clean copy. View more info

Sussex East Census - 1851 Edition. Volume 22, - Lewes and South Malling (HO 107 - 1643, Folios 291-600)

By: Barnes, C.J.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Hastings, Privately Published: 1993

Seller ID: 005331

ISBN: 1870264215


pp 128, paperback, covers a little worn and creased, but otherwise very clean and tight. View more info

Sussex East Census - 1851 Edition. Volume 1 - Rye, East Guldeford, Iden, Broomhill (Camber), Playden. (HO 107 - 1634, Folios 212 - 408)

By: Barnes, C.J.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hastings, Privately Published: 1987

Seller ID: 005332

ISBN: 1870264002


pp 80, paperback, a good copy. (With 4 page supplement slip loosely inserted. Also a six page typed and copied Notes and Corrections, dated 1989). View more info

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Postal History Map of Britain

By: Bartholomew

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Bartholomew & Son Ltd:

Seller ID: 010157

Condition: Very Good


Large folding coloured map, with surround of stamp illustrations, laminated covers, a good copy. View more info

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Retracing the First Public Railway

By: Bayliss, Derek A.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Croydon, Living History Publications: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015098

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, small octavo, pp 80, paperback, a very good copy. [Postage will be reduced] View more info