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The Story of London Parks
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The Story of London Parks

By Larwood, Jacob:

London: John Camden Hotten,(1872). First edition,two volumes.With 2 hand coloured frontispieces & 2 other colour plates + many text engravings throughout. pp 331 & 272 + 20 page publishers list at end dated 1872.Hard covers in the original publishers green pictorial boards with a red spine lettered in gilt. The spines a little dulled but otherwise a very good set of this the best edition.Later editions were bound up in one volume.Deals with the history of Hyde,St.James & Green Parks.A nice clean set.

$59.51

Hertford\'s Past in Pictures
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Hertford's Past in Pictures

By Green, Len:

Ware, Herts.The Rockingham Press,1996. ISBN 1 873468 17 2 Author signed revised edition.With many b&w photographs throughout. pp 168.Hard cover in green cloth gilt.A good copy in a good unclipped dust jacket.Signed on title-page "Best wishes to John & Margaret. Len Green". Size is 4to,26 x 19 cm.

$11.90

Memorials of the Bass Rock.
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Memorials of the Bass Rock.

By Macgregor, Robert:

Edinburgh : J. Gemmell, 1881. First & only edition.pp 136 + 24 page publishers catalogue at end. Hard cover in the original black,blind lettered & illustrated cloth.Size is 16mo, 14 x 10 cm.The end-papers are a bit grubby & on the inside of the blank rear end-paper a child has attempted some art work in pencil.This apart a very good copy of a scarce title.Only one copy in World Cat., that in the British Library.

$52.90

The Brighton Road. Speed, Sport and History on the Classic Highway
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The Brighton Road. Speed, Sport and History on the Classic Highway

By Harper, Charles G.:

London.Chapman & Hall,1906 First edition.Probably bound by Bayntun of Bath (Binders name stamp very faded) In tan half calf with green cloth boards.Panelled spine with gilt decorated coaching motifs within them. Marbled end-papers and pages are top edge gilt.With a coloured frontispiece,49 plates & 31 text illustrations.pp xvi 472. Slight wear to top of the spine & the front board is a trifle marked.Inscription to first blank leaf.Otherwise a very good & handsome copy.Heavy, 1,590 kilo unpacked. Overseas order will require extra shipping.

$59.51

Walking in Cornwall
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Walking in Cornwall

By Hockin, J. R. A.:

London. Alexander Maclehose & Co.,1936. First edition.With 20 b&w photo illustrations & end-paper maps. pp xxiii 293.Hard cover in green cloth gilt.A very good clean copy in a good dust jacket,unclipped & with some edge wear. Scarce in its jacket.

$15.87

The Norfolk Broads
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The Norfolk Broads

By Dutt, William A.:

London. Methuen & Co.Ltd.,1930 Fourth revised edition. With 46 colour and 23 plates in monotone by Frank Southgate + 9 other illustrations and 5 maps,(1 large folding).pp ix 407.Hard cover in original blue cloth gilt.The spine slightly darkened & binding a trifle marked otherwise a very good copy of this the best edition.Heavy,1,150 kilo unpacked.Overseas,extra postage required.

$33.06

Beautiful Britain. The Channel Islands
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Beautiful Britain. The Channel Islands

By Morris, Joseph E.:

First edition.With a tipped on frontispiece,10 colour plates + 1 tipped onto the front board.Pictorial end-papers.pp iv 64.Hard cover in original paper covered pictorial boards.The spines colour is evenly lighter & there is some edge wear to its front top edge.Otherwise a very good clean copy.

$10.58

Memorials of the Parish of Codford St. Mary in the County of Wilts; Containing Particulars of the Church. With Six Plates of Illustration and Several Engravings on Wood
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Memorials of the Parish of Codford St. Mary in the County of Wilts; Containing Particulars of the Church. With Six Plates of Illustration and Several Engravings on Wood

By Ingram, J.:

Oxford. John Henry Parker,1844 First edition.With a frontispiece,2 tinted lithographs & 4 other plates + woodcuts by Jewitt. pp iv 50.Hard cover,in the original straight grained brown cloth with gilt title on front cover.Olive colour end-papers.Some foxing to the engraved plates & rear board detached otherwise a very good,well preserved & complete copy.

$39.67

A Description of the Large Scale Maps of Great Britain Produced and Published By the Ordnance Survey,With Specimens,Symbol Sheet,& Diagrams

By Ordnance Survey Office:

Southampton.Ordnance Survey Office 1930. Fourth edition.In the original pictorial card covers.With two large folding plates & 9 single page ones.pp 20.Some slight wear to the spine & cover edges.Staples are rusty but still a well preserved copy for its age.

$11.24

Winchester: Its History,Buildings & People

By Winchester College Archaeological Society:

Winchester.P.& G.Wells.1913 First edition.With a folding frontispiece,2 maps & 4 other plates.pp175. Hard cover,grey printed boards with a cream cloth spine.The spine is very slightly darkened & light foxing to first few pages but otherwise is a very good copy.No dust jacket as issued ? Inscription to f e p.

$11.90

Illustrated Ireland Guide

By Bord Failte Eireann (Irish Tourist Board):

Dublin. Bord Failte Eireann (Irish Tourist Board..1967 With 48 plates of b&w photographs,a folding coloured map & many text illustrations.pp 501.In the original pictorial limp card covers.Edges are a little shelf rubbed but still a well preserved copy.Not price-clipped.

$7.93

Islands of England & Wales

By McCormick, Donald:

Reading,Berkshire.Osprey.1974. ISBN. 0-85045-166-3 First edition,hard cover.With 10 pages of maps & many b&w photos.In the original pictorial laminated boards.A good + copy.pp 229.No jacket, as issued.

$6.61

Rural Rides

By Cobbett, William:

London.Constable.1982.ISBN.0 09 464060 2. First edition thus." An abridgement with biographical introduction by E.R.Chamberlin ".With a pictorial title-page & text engravings.pp xiv 206. Hard cover,brown cloth gilt.A very good + copy in a very good dust jacket. Not price-clipped.

$6.61

The Seaside

By Howell, S:

London.Studio Vista,1974. ISBN.0-289-70311-5 First edition.With a pictorial title-page & packed with many coloured & b&w.illustrations.pp 208.Original cloth gilt.A very good copy in a very good dust jacket.Not price-clipped.Book is quarto.27 x 20cm. With a bibliography.

$7.93

Motoring on Irish Byways. A Practical Guide for Wayfarers

By Trent, C:

London.G.T.Foulis,1965. First edition,first impression.With a frontispiece & 32 b&w.photographs by the author.pp ix 182.Hard cover,green cloth gilt.A very good copy in a slightly edge-worn but very good dust jacket.Not price clipped.

$9.26

A Land of Gods & Giants

By Sharp, M:

Gloucester. Alan Sutton,1989. ISBN. 0-86299-664-3 First edition.With a frontispiece & 120 coloured photographs by the author.pp 191.Hard cover,black cloth gilt.A very good copy in a very good dust jacket.Book is quarto.25.5 x 24 cm.Fine photos of archaeological sites in Britain.

$9.92