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West Yorkshire: an Archaeological Survey to A.D. 1500, Volume 3, The Rural Medieval Landscape

By S A Moorhouse. Edited by M L Faull and S A Moorhouse

West Yorkshire Metropolitan County Council, 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition. Volume 3 only (pages 581-1012). Clean card covers, sound binding, clean pages. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. ISBN: 0861810015. ISBN/EAN: 9780861810017. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50318081082.. 9780861810017 This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$37.53

Aedes Althorpianae; or an Account of the Mansion, Books and Pictures at Althorpe; the Resedence of George John Earl Spencer, K.G. to which is added A Supplement to the Bibliotheca Spenceriana

By Thomas Frognall Dibdin

Printed by W Nichol, Successor to W Bulmer and Co. Shakespeare Press and Sold by Payne and Foss, Longman Hurst and Co., J and A Arch, R H Evans, R Triphook, and John Major, London, 1822. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Two matching volumes in brown leather with simple gilt decoration and gilt lettering on banded spines. Spines are a little dulled and lightly rubbed on the bands. Marbled end-papers with leather frames with gilt decoration on inside covers. Sound binding. Includes all 32 required plates including frontis plates to each volume and fold-out plan. Pages, end-papers and plates are clean except that pages adjacent to plates are foxed although loose tissue leaves are present. Volumes Two has occasional printing in red and many inset and some additional full-page illustrations. 2-volume set (complete). No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52718081081.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$1354.08

The Victoria History Of The County Of York (Yorkshire) North Riding

By Edited by William Page

Constable and Company Ltd.; The St. Catherine Press, London, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Three matching volumes, all first editions of this work but published at different dates. Volume One was published in 1914 by Constable and Company Limited, the publication of Volume Two was delayed by the Great War and was eventually published in 1923 by the St. Catherine Press, the publication of Volume Three in 1913 by Constable predated the publication of Volume One. All volumes contain plates and fold out plans, volumes One and Two also have very many inset illustrations. Matching red covers with gilt lettering and decoration on spines and front covers. All spine ends are bumped and lightly rubbed. Volume Three has a small pasted label on the spine. All cover corners are lightly rubbed. Binding in all volumes is sound. Short tears in paper over rear hinge in Volume One. Volume Two has a previous owners name at the front in ink. Volume Three has a small stamp from the University of Capetown Library on the inside of the front cover, a small withdrawn stamp on the front end-paper and a date stamped on the inside of the rear cover. Volume One has foxing to end-papers. Fold out plan of Helmsley Castle (opposite page 488) has a closed tear from adjacent to the gutter. Clean, intact colour fold out plan of Jervaulx Abbey opposite page 282. Plates, plans and fold out plans are crisp and clean. 7 double page coloured maps at rear. Volume Two has light foxing to end-papers and vertical block edge. Fold out plan of Mount Grace Charterhouse has short split on one fold, contents page xi has horizontal closed tear. Fold out ground plan of Scarborough Castle has light foxing and a short closed tear from the lower gutter edge (opposite page 544). Plates, pages and plans are clean. Covers are lightly rubbed. Volume Three has light foxing to frontis and adjacent pages. Light foxing to fold out Ecclesiastical Map of Yorkshire and the adjacent page. Small bumps to some page edges. Packed weight will be approx 10kg. xxii, 566, [14], xxii, 560, 548. 3-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50318081083.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$1366.59

Illustrations of Northern Antiquities from the Earlier Teutonic and Scandinavian Romances; Being an Abstact of the Book of Heroes, and Nibelungen Lay; with Traslations of Metrical Tales etc

By Henry Weber; R Jamieson; F.A.S; W.S

Longman, Hurst, Rees Orme and Brown; John Ballantyne and Co.; Printed by James Ballantyne and Co, London; Edinburgh, 1814. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Full title: Illustrations of Northern Antiquities from the Earlier Teutonic and Scandinavian Romances; Being an Abstact of the Book of Heroes, and Nibelungen Lay; with Traslations of Metrical Tales From the Old German, Danish, Swedish, and Icelandic Languages with Notes and Dissertations. Dark red half-leather with worn leather and both covers detached, internal binding sound. Small bookplate on inside of front cover, darkened and smudged end-papers, clean pages. Contents in sections headed: On the Antient Teutonic Poetry and Romance; Das Heldenbuch, The Book of Heroes (4 parts); Der Nibelungen Lied, The Song of the Nibelungen; Die Klage, The Lament; Appendices (4); Popular Heroic and Romantic Ballads translated from the Northern Languages; Abstract of the Eyrbiggia-Saga; Glossary. 522 pages. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 05818081080.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$126.65

Rural Sports (two volumes bound in three)

By Rev. Wm B Daniel

Bunny and Gold; Philanthropic Society, Shoe Lane, London, 1801. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Three matching volumes in full leather with red spine labels and gilt decoration. Leather is well rubbed, corners are bumped and lightly scuffed, one spine label on Vol II Part I is partially missing. All three volumes have marbled en-papers and book plates for "Maclean of Ardgour" on the inside of the front cover. Sound binding with some wear on joints. Clean pages with light foxing throughout. Volume I is published by Bunny and Gold and has a dedication to "J Holden Strutt" dated November 1801. An account of "Coursing; at the Flickston Meeting commencing February 24 1802" is printed on the reverse of the last page of the index. 17 of the 19 listed plates are present. Volume II is in two separately bound parts and published subsequent to Volume I by The Philanthropic Society. Plates for Part I are listed at the rear, 13 of the 14 listed are present, pages 313, 314 and the associated plate of "The Pike" are missing. List of plates is at the front of Part II, 21 of the 25 listed are present. The list also includes titles without a page number and these are not present and show no signs of ever having been present. [9], 536, 378, [2], [5], 356. 3-volume set (complete). No dust jacket, as published. Dated from preface/introduction. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3-4kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 57018081085.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$201.70

A History of Yorkshire, The History of York, The Victoria History of the Counties of England

By Edited by P. M. Tillott

Dawson for The University of London, Institution of Historical Research, Folkestone, 1982. Reprint. Hardcover. Fine Condition/Very Good. Clean glassine dust jacket with light wear at spine end. Fresh red covers with gilt lettering and decoration on spine and front cover. Tight binding, clean pages, end-papers, plates and plans. Contains black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. ISBN: 0712910298. ISBN/EAN: 9780712910293. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50318081084.. 9780712910293 This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$90.69

Ancient Europe from the beginnings of Agriculture to Classical Antiquity, A Survey

By Stuart Piggott

Edinburgh at the University Press, Edinburgh, 1973. Revised Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First softcover edition. Crisp clean covers, tight binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Previous owner's name in ink at front. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0852242522. ISBN/EAN: 9780852242520. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 61218081087.. 9780852242520

$7.04

A History of British Birds. Volume I Containing the History and Description of Land Birds. Volume II Containing the History and Description of Water Birds

By Thomas Bewick

T. Bewick, Longman and Co.; printed by Edw Walker, Newcastle and London, 1826. 6th Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Two matching volumes in half leather with banded spines and marbled covers. Rubbed gilt lettering on spines, light wear to joints and corners. Sound binding. End-papers and title pages a little darkened. Clean pages with occasional light foxing. Short paper taped repair in margin of page 1 of Volume II. Small ink splatter on page v of Volume II. xliv, 382, xxii, 432. 2-volume set (complete). No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16218081086.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$254.87

Man in Prehistory
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Man in Prehistory

By Chester S Chard

McGraw Hill, New York etc, 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Clean fresh beige covers, sound binding, library plate at front, clean pages. No dust-jacket. Ex-library copy with stamps and labels. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 40218081054..

$10.42

How the Shaman Stole the Moon. In Search of Ancient Prophet-Scientist from Stonehenge to the Grand Canyon
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How the Shaman Stole the Moon. In Search of Ancient Prophet-Scientist from Stonehenge to the Grand Canyon

By William H Calvin

Bantam Books, New York etc, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Near Fine. Crisp clean unclipped dust-jacket, fresh covers with gilt lettering on spine, tight binding, clean pages and end-papers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0553077406. ISBN/EAN: 9780553077407. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17018081053.. 9780553077407

$13.03

Ancient Charters and Other Muniments of the Borough of Clithero in the County Palatine of Lancaster, From the Original Documents with Translations and Notes
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Ancient Charters and Other Muniments of the Borough of Clithero in the County Palatine of Lancaster, From the Original Documents with Translations and Notes

By Translations and Notes by J Harland

Privately Printed for the Mayor and Corporation of Clithero, by Cave and Sever, Palatine Buildings, Hunt's Bank, Manchester, 1851. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. A special printing on vellum sheets and bound in decorative blind-stamped calf. Covers are rubbed, sound binding, clean marbled end-papers. Half-title, title page and occasional others are darkened, some in patches, but pages are otherwise clean. Printed dedication to Thomas Garnett, Esquire, of Low Moor, Clithero, Mayor and the Aldermen and Burgesses of the Borough of Clithero. Introduction explains that translations of the series of documents collected in this volume first appeared in the Manchester Guardian, in 1850. viii, 52. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51118081052.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$348.68

Archaeological Studies in Szechwan, Conducted Under the Auspices of the Harvard-Yenching Institute and the West China Union University
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Archaeological Studies in Szechwan, Conducted Under the Auspices of the Harvard-Yenching Institute and the West China Union University

By Cheng Te -K'un

Cambridge, on behalf of the Faculty of Oriental Studies at the University Press, Cambridge, 1967. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Includes maps and black and white plates. Fresh covers, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 60818081055..

$21.89

This Is York, a Personally Conducted Tour
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This Is York, a Personally Conducted Tour

By Charles Brunton Knight

Herald Printing Works, York and Knight, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Alfred Gill. Firm dark red covers with gilt lettering on the spine, sound binding, clean pages, clean map end-papers. Contains colour plates and black and white illustrations. Previous owner's name in ink at front. Undated by publisher. Dated by reference to COPAC. Illustrator: Alfred Gill. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50318081071..

$8.34

Furness Abbey and Its Neighbourhood, with Photographs of the Ruins
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Furness Abbey and Its Neighbourhood, with Photographs of the Ruins

By James Payn

Simpkin, Marshall & Co; J Garnett, London; Windermere, 1863. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Blue covers with gilt lettering and decoration and with bevelled edges are lightly rubbed at corners. Splits in paper covering internal hinges and some plates are detached (see below). There is no map present. There is a previous owner's name on the front end-paper and a date of 1885 and an ink stamp of the same name on the following blank leaf. Pages and plates are clean. Text is framed in red, decorated chapter capitals. Typographaeo Windermeriensi. Illustrations (photographs) are both of the Abbey itself and also of prints, probably engravings. Most have tissue prtective leaves and are titled: Frontis - The Western Tower (from a print); Across The Sands (from a print); Hotel and Pleasure Grounds (detached together with tissue leaf); Remains of the Sacristy and South Chapel; Monks at Mass (from a Print); Interior of the Chapter House; The Site of the Kitchens, Lavatories etc; The View of the Transept (from a print); Remains of the Sedilia; Interior of the Transepts, From the South; Entrance to the Chapter House; North-West View (from a print); North View of the Church (detached)(from a print); plus 4 untitled non-phographic plates. No dust jacket, as published. Undated by publisher. Dated by reference to COPAC. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53918081074..

$131.60

Northern Archaeology, Volume 7, Part 2, 1986. The Bulletin of the Northumberland Archaeological Group
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Northern Archaeology, Volume 7, Part 2, 1986. The Bulletin of the Northumberland Archaeological Group

By Edited by Colin Burgess, Margaret Maddison and Paul Sellers

The Northumberland Archaeological Grouup, 1986. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Contents are: Editorial; The Foxholes Project, North Yorkshire by Neil Lang; The Gosforth (Tyne and Wear) Boat by Lindsay Allason-Jones and Adrian Osler; A Note on the Romano-British and Other Finds from Carr House Sands, Seaton Carew, Cleveland by Hedley Swain; The Greenlee Lough (Northumberland) Palimpsest - An Interim Report on the 1985 Season by A T Welfare; The Excavation of a Circular Enclosure at Horsedean Plantation, Near Chatton, Northumberland - Interim Report by Roger Miket, with additional notes by Colin Burgess; Shaftoe Crags Hillfort, Northumberland by Paul Sellers, Basil Butcher, Margaret Maddison, and Susan Brown; Book Reviews. 46 pages. Crisp clean covers, sound stapled binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51418081073..

$35.70

The Elements of Field Geology
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The Elements of Field Geology

By G W Himus; G S Sweeting

University Tutorial Press, London, 1968. Second Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Clipped dust-jacket is rubbed and a little darkened. Clean brown covers with gilt lettering, sound binding, clean pages and plates. Reprint. Contains many black and white illustrations. No dust-jacket. Previous owner's name in ink at front. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 03218081078..

$7.56

Major Barbara
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Major Barbara

By Bernard Shaw

Penguin, MHarmonds, 1964. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Penguin Plays 7. Darkened covers, sound binding, clean but tanned pages. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 05418081067..

$6.25

Atlas of Primitive Man in China
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Atlas of Primitive Man in China

By Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthology, Chinese Acadamy of Sciences

Science Press; Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, Beijing; New York etc, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Crisp clean unclipped dust-jacket, fresh covers with gilt lettering on spine, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. Contains many colour illustrations. Dust-jacket in non-adhesive clear protective sleeve. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. ISBN: 0442200137. ISBN/EAN: 9780442200138. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 60818081075.. 9780442200138 This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$39.09

Marine Art & Liverpool: Painters, Places & Flag Codes 1760-1960
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Marine Art & Liverpool: Painters, Places & Flag Codes 1760-1960

By A S Davidson

Waine Research Publicatons, Wolverhampton, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Very Good. Crisp clean unclipped dust-jacket, fresh covers with plain spine, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. Contains black and white illustrations. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0905184106. ISBN/EAN: 9780905184104. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19018081079.. 9780905184104

$27.36

An Analysis and List of Berkshire Barrows. Reprinted from The Berkshire Archaeological Journal Vol. 39, No. 2, Autumn 1935
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An Analysis and List of Berkshire Barrows. Reprinted from The Berkshire Archaeological Journal Vol. 39, No. 2, Autumn 1935

By L V Grinsell

Berkshire Archaeological Journal, 1939. Reprint. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Privately bound in clean firm dark green covers with gilt lettering on spine including a date of 1939. Sound binding, clean pages,maps, plates and end-papers. Includes fold-out maps, other maps and black white illustrations No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54218081076..

$15.11

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