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The Book of the Inn: Being Two Hundred Pictures of the English Inn from the Earliest Times to the Coming of the Railway Hotel

By Burke, Thomas (editor)

NY: George H. Doran Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, bookseller label and owner . name penciled on front free endpaper.. 1927. Hardcover. Three-quarter red cloth with marbled sides. xxiv, 401 pp. An anthology of writings about English inns and travel by various authors from Dickens to Trollope. Frontispiece woodcut illustration by Robert Gibbings. .

$13.00

A Child\'s History of England
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A Child's History of England

By Dickens, Charles

Boston: Jenks, Hickling, and Swan. Good with no dust jacket; Pages toned, boards worn, dampstained and . sunned, vol. 1 gift inscription and dampstaining to lower half of boards . and text.. 1854. Hardcover. A married set in two volumes (volume one in ribbed dark brown cloth while volume two is in patterned lighter brown cloth). Uniform gilt lettering and designs on spines, boards stamped in blind. 332; 355 pp. An early American edition of Dickens only book written for children - his own, in fact - which provides his lively view of English history from ancient times through the beginning of Queen Victorias reign. .

$120.00

Irish Elections 1918-77:  Parties, Voters and Proportional Representation
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Irish Elections 1918-77: Parties, Voters and Proportional Representation

By O'Leary, Cornelius

Dublin: Gill and Macmillan. Very Good. 1979. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0717108988 . Charts, graphs, notes, and index. A succinct view of Irish democracy at work analyzing the campaigns, results, and political consequences of each election. ; 134 pages .

$20.00

Rambles Round London Town
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Rambles Round London Town

By Mateaux, C. L.

London: Cassell & Company, Ltd.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, foxing to endpapers, . slightly shaken, owner name on title page.. N.D.. Hardcover. Blue decorative cloth with gilt, red, and black design of London riverfront on front boards. All edges gilt. A collection of seven rambles, tours highlighting various London landmarks as the centerpieces of walking tours. Many lovely steel engravings. ; Home Chat Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages .

$30.00

Still Life with a Bridle:  Essays and Apocryphas
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Still Life with a Bridle: Essays and Apocryphas

By Herbert, Zbigniew Herbert

London: Jonathan Cape. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1991. First Printing. Hardcover. 0224036521 . Author photo on rear dust jacket panel. Musings of Polish author and poet on his travels to Holland and explorations of the Dutch seventeenth century through art. ; 170 pages .

$20.00

Local Records of Washington, Part I:  History of Washington Parish Church
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Local Records of Washington, Part I: History of Washington Parish Church

By Hill, Frederick

Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, England: Northumberland Press Limited. Very Good with no dust jacket; Pages toned, boards very lightly scuffed, . owner bookplate on front pastedown endpaper.. 1929. Hardcover. Several photographs. Gray cloth spine with gilt-stamped gray boards. A history of the Washington Parish Church, in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 81 pages .

$25.00

Face of Revolution
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Face of Revolution

By John, Michael

NY: Macmillan Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket grubby and worn.. 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Yellow cloth binding. Looks at three socio-political revolutions in Germany, Italy, and the Soviet Union. ; 333 pages .

$20.00

Standing Stones:  And Other Monuments of Early Ireland
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Standing Stones: And Other Monuments of Early Ireland

By McNally, Kenneth

Belfast, Northern Ireland: The Appletree Press Ltd. Very Good; Minor wear to covers.. 1984. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0862812011 . Black and white photos, bibliography. Evocative photographs and rich commentary describe the a variety of Ireland's field monuments including many of the most famous examples. ; 128 pages .

$10.00

Inoubliable France/France Remembered
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Inoubliable France/France Remembered

By Eliot, T. S. ; Jahier, Alice

London: Sylvan Press/Nicholson & Watson. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Gift inscription on front free endpaper, . jacket lightly soiled and tattered and missing sections at head and foot . of spine.. 1944. First Printing. Hardcover. Introduction by T. S. Eliot. Gray cloth with titles stamped in baby blue on front boards and spine. Text in English and French. 42 black and white photographs of pre-war France. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$35.00

Dublin under the Georges, 1714-1830
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Dublin under the Georges, 1714-1830

By Maxwell, Constantia

Dublin: Gill and MacMillan. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket barely scuffed.. 1979. Reprint. Hardcover. 0717110095 . Index, illustrations. A reprint of this history title first published in 1936. ; 301 pages .

$17.00

Ireland, 1945-70
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Ireland, 1945-70

By Lee, J. J. (editor)

NY: Barnes and Noble. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Pages toned, jacket sunned.. 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. 0064941299 . 184 pages .

$17.00

Sober Truth:  A Collection of Nineteenth-Century Episodes, Fantastic,  Grotesque and Mysterious
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Sober Truth: A Collection of Nineteenth-Century Episodes, Fantastic, Grotesque and Mysterious

By Sitwell, Osbert; Barton, Margaret

London: Duckworth. Good with no dust jacket; Boards grubby and dampstained at head of spine, . endpapers foxed.. 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. Yellow cloth binding with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Many illustrations. An anthology of 19th century magazine articles about sensational murder trials, unusual people, strange doings, General Tom Thumb, Lola Montez, The Dreyfus case, Jack the Ripper, and other topics. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 280 pages .

$30.00

The Life and Death of a Newspaper
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The Life and Death of a Newspaper

By Scott, J. W. Robertson

London: Methuen & Company, Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket shelfworn and faintly foxed.. 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. Many plates and other illustrations. "An account of the Temperaments, Perturbations and Achievements of John Morley, W. T. Stead, E. T. Cook, Harry Cust, J. L. Garvin and Three other Editors of the Pall Mall Gazette." index. ; 417 pages .

$25.00

A Renaissance Globemaker\'s Toolbox:  Johannes Schoner and the Revolution  of Modern Science, 1475-1550
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A Renaissance Globemaker's Toolbox: Johannes Schoner and the Revolution of Modern Science, 1475-1550

By Hessler, John W.

Washington DC/London: Library of Congress in Association With D. Giles Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2013. First Edition. Hardcover. 9781907804168 . Index, endnotes. Profusely illustrated in color." The first scholarly publication on the Schoner Sammelband, a collection of maps and notes made by the Nuremberg astronomer and mathematician Johannes Schoner (d.1547)." (from front jacket blurb) ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 176 pages .

$15.00

The British Islands, British North America and Australasia:  Geographical  Reader No. IV
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The British Islands, British North America and Australasia: Geographical Reader No. IV

London: George Philip & Son. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner name on title page, boards rubbed.. N.D.. Hardcover. Circa 1880s. Brown decorative cloth binding. Many maps and engravings. ; Philips' School Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages .

$20.00

A Need to Testify:  Portraits of Lauro De Bosis, Ruth Draper, Gaetano  Salvemini, Ignazio Silone and an Essay on Biography
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A Need to Testify: Portraits of Lauro De Bosis, Ruth Draper, Gaetano Salvemini, Ignazio Silone and an Essay on Biography

By Origo, Iris

NY: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped, owner name and . address on front free endpaper, a couple of pages underlined.. 1984. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0151649898 . xxiii, 274 pp, index, notes, photos.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$12.00

Spanish Mountain Life:  The Sierra Nevada
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Spanish Mountain Life: The Sierra Nevada

By Levy, Juliette De Bairacli

London: Faber and Faber. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, jacket . rubbed and lightly tattered.. 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. Many black and white photographs. The veterinarian and herbalist lived in the Spanish Sierra Nevada mountains with her two small children and writes about herbal remedies and the Gypsy people in this remote area. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 132 pages .

$35.00

Ordnance Survey Map of Southern Britain in the Iron Age
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Ordnance Survey Map of Southern Britain in the Iron Age

Chessington Surrey: Director General of the Ordnance Survey. Very Good; Covers lightly edgeworn.. 1967. Softcover. Measures 8 x 11 inches. 55 pages of text with large color folding map of Southern Britain in the Iron Age at rear. Folding chronological table. .

$17.00

An English Village A New Edition of Wild Life in a Southern County
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An English Village A New Edition of Wild Life in a Southern County

By Jefferies, Richard

Boston: Little, Brown, and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner bookplate on front . pastedown and owner signature on front fee endpaper.. 1903. 1st Thus. Hardcover. Preface and photos by Clifton Johnson. Introduction by Hamilton Wright Mabie. Lovely green decorated cloth binding with rural village scene stamped in red, blue, white, dark green, and gilt on front boards. Top edges gilt. An illustrated edition of the late author's semi-autobiographical view of his native village of Coate, in Wiltshire, southern England. .

$25.00

Scottish Memories, October 1993
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Scottish Memories, October 1993

Glasgow: Lang Syne Publishers. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1993. Softcover. Monthly magazine of Scottish history and culture. Includes article on Sherlock Holmes, recipes, World War II evacuee children, breweries, and expats in Australia. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 48 pages .

$20.00

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