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Guilds of the City of London, The; Britain in Pictures; the British People in Pictures, with 8 plates in colour, 19 illustrations in black and white; revised edition

By Pooley, Sir Ernest, K.C.V.O

London, England: Collins, 14 St. James's Place, 1947. 16 x 23 cm. Early history of guilds; growth of trade-guilds; colour illus. Of funeral pall, 1662; colour illustration, Plantation of Ulster; Virginia plantation; colour illus. Lord Nelson's funeral procession. Paper on board, very good, dust jacket plastic covered, very good. . Catalogs: History/England.

$21.25

Houses of Parliament package: A short guide to the Palace of Westminster, a pass to the Dominions' Gallery (front row), and 12 pages of oral questions for the House of Commons, January 23, 1945

By Fell, Sir Bryan H., K.C.M.G., C.B

London, England: The Lord Great Chamberlain and the Speaker of the House of Commons, 1945. 12 x 18 cm. Booklet is guide to the Houses of Parliament, with excellent photos, including several showing bomb damage from Nazi attack on London. Pass issued to Sgt. Woolf for 1-23-45. Twelve pages of questions for Commons for 1-23-45, give good idea of a typical day in the Commons in World War II. Booklet with name ""Henry Bosley Woolf, London, 23 Jan 1945"" written on cover, very good. Card and questions also very good. . Catalogs: History/England.

$33.15

London Coronation Guides & Maps

London, England: A.P.S.O., Ltd. , 1953. 12 x 18 cm. Loaded with information for coronation; color photo of Queen Elizabeth, photos of crowns, several maps of London, Underground, bus routes, theatres; lists for shopping, restaurants; royal line; photos of Royal family. Paper booklet, three lines of notes on back cover, very good. . Catalogs: History/England.

$14.45

Newgate Calendar, The, intro. By Henry Savage

By Mitchell, Edwin Valentine

Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing Co., Inc, ©1926. 13 x 20 cm. Comprising interesting memoirs of the most notorious characters who have been convicted of outrages on the laws of England. With speeches, confessions and last exclamations of the sufferers. Mustard cloth on board, very good. . Catalogs: History/England.

$16.15