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1 A Book of Devon 
Baring-Gould, S. [Sabine Baring-Gould]
London: Methuen and Co., 1909. 3rd Edition
Original Cloth 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Good. Not Issued Book 
Red cloth, lettered in gilt. Modest shelf wear, cloth somewhat soiled on both covers, spine panel darkened by age. Slight exposure to bottom rear corner only. Firm binding, clean interior beyond gift inscription dated 1928 on blank recto of frontis. xii,372 pp., 35 plates. Tissue guard at frontis. is quite browned, with resultant foxing to main title, interior otherwise generally unmarred. 3rd edition (1909). Exceptionally scarce in this form. 037780 
Price: 40.00 USD
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2 A Book of Folk-Lore 
Baring-Gould, S. [Rev. Sabine Baring-Gould]
London: W. Collins Sons & Co. Ltd., 
Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. VG+. No Jacket Book 
Light brown cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gilt. Mild shelf wear with light crease to lower front cover, mildly sunned spine panel, minor binding lean. Firm binding, clean interior. 264 pp. Undated. 041615 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 A Cockney Camera: London's Social History Recorded in Photographs 0140040110 / 9780140040111
Winter, Gordon
Harmondsworth, Middlesex, U.K.: Penguin Books, 1975. First Thus
Soft Cover 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. VG+. 
Pictorial stiff paper wraps. 128 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Lightly rubbed edges and joints, light crease along portion of front joint. 016835 
Price: 5.00 USD
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4 A Concise History of Ireland 0517145189 / 9780517145180
O'Brien, Maire and Conor Cruise
New York: Beekman House, 1972. First U.S. Edition
Cloth 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good. Very Good Book 
192 pp., 174 illus. Light brown cloth, slight binding lean. Endpapers and dust jacket show light tape residue, but the volume shows no other library marks or stamps. Acceptable reading copy. 006481 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5 A Day in the Peak: An Illustrated Handbook to Bakewell Church, Haddon Hall, and Chatsworth [Third Edition] 
Cokayne, Andreas Edward
London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co., 1889. 
Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Very Good. Ex-Library 
Original copy, appears to be rebound in thick cardstock boards, 1/4 cloth binding, with original front cover remounted. Ex-library, typically marked/stamped, but very durable and showing only light handling wear, perforation stamps to main title and final leaf of text. 136 pp., illus. 035631 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 A Genealogical Gazetteer of Scotland: An Alphabetical Dictionary of Places with their Location, Population, and the Date of the Earliest Entry in the Registers of Every Parish in Scotland Having Registers Prior to 1855. 
Smith, Frank
Logan, UT: Everton Publishers, 1971. First Edition
Cloth 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine. Not Issued 
Light green cloth, lettered in dark green. As issued. xxiii,140 pp., illus. w/ maps. 022010 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7 A Glossary of Tudor and Stuart Words Especially from the Dramatists 
Skeat, Walter W.; A. L. Mayhew (editor, additions)
Oxford, England: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1914. First Edition
Decorative Cloth 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine. Not Issued 
Red cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt. Slight shelf wear, text block edges a bit dulled by age. Firm binding, clean interior. Former owner's signature and date on front pastedown. xix,462 pp. A very well preserved copy. 034115 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8 A Guide Book for Visitors to Windsor Castle 

Windsor, England: Oxley & Son, 1925. 
Original Wraps 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Very Good. 
Ivory wraps, lettered in red and black. Modest handling wear. [iv],55 pp., additional ads at rear, illus. w/ b&w plates, plans. Date approximate, published during the reign of King George V (1910-36). 035618 
Price: 5.00 USD
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9 A Handbook of English Medieval Sculpture 
Gardner, Arthur
Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1935. First Edition
Decorative Cloth 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good. No Jacket 
Gray cloth, decorated and lettered in royal blue. Lightly soiled cloth, a bit of shelf wear. Former owner signature on front flyleaf. xxiii,392 pp., 490 b&w figures, both full page and set into text. Text block edges are somewhat spotted, and top edge of latter leaves shows slight dampstaining, not affecting any text or illustrations. Rear cover shows light dye run, also from moisture contact, a merely cosmetic issue. Firm binding, otherwise clean. M010 
Price: 14.50 USD
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10 A Handbook of Irish Folklore B0062ES0ZA
O Suilleabhain [O'Sullivan], Sean; Seamus O Duilearga (intro.); Seán Ó Súilleabháín; Séamus Ó Duilearga (Introduction)
Dublin: Educational Company of Ireland Ltd. for Folklore of Ireland Society, 1942. 1st Edition
Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine. No Jacket Book 
Dark blue pebbled cloth, lettered in gilt. Minor shelf wear, spine panel and joints mildly toned, two minor scuffs/nicks along back cover fore-edge. Firm binding, clean interior. xxxi,699 pp., errata slip tipped in. Exceptionally scarce original edition of an essential and highly influential work on Irish folklore. 041487 
Price: 250.00 USD
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11 A Historical Description of Westminster Abbey; Its Monuments and Curiosities 

London: James Truscott & Son for the Vergers in the Abbey, 1880. 
Hardcover 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Good. Ex-Library 
Red-orange printed cardstock, binding reinforced/repaired with clear tape. Ex-library copy, typically marked/stamped, perforation stamp to main title. 128 pp., illus. Early edition. 035616 
Price: 10.00 USD
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12 A History of Richmond Park with an Account of Its Birds and Animals 085409668X / 9780854096688
Collenette, C[yril[ L[eslie]; G. Turner (intro.)
Wakefield, Yorkshire: S.R. Publishers Ltd., 1971. First Thus
Hard Cover 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Near Fine. Near Fine 
1st edition thus, reprinting the scarce 1937 Sidgwick and Jackson first edition, limited to 600 copies. Red paper covered boards. Text block edges ever so slightly tanned, front board slightly warped, otherwise essentially as issued. Light shelf wear to dust jacket. xii,164 pp., illus. 017027 
Price: 7.50 USD
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13 A History of the Regiments and Uniforms of the British Army [Second Edition] 
Barnes, Major R. Money
London: Seeley Service and Co., 
Cloth 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. VG+. No Jacket 
Red cloth, gilt on black title label on upper spine. Modest shelf wear, corners and spine extremities a bit rubbed, a few light soil marks to cloth. Endpapers and text block edges slightly toned, interior otherwise clean and fully intact. 336 pp., illus. w/ 24 color plates, index. Undated. 019594 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14 A Key to English Architecture 
Atkinson, T. D.
New York: M. S. Mill Co., 1936. First U.S. Edition
Cloth 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Near Fine. Near Fine Book 
Quite scarce 1st American, not the typical Blackie & Son (London) issue. Date of publication approximate based on Preface. Orange cloth, virtually as issued, with mere hints of rubbing along edges, slightly foxed text block edges. Colorful dust jacket (by Norman Howard) nicely preserved, unclipped, slightly chipped with minor loss at head of spine and bottom rear corner, light shelf wear, now in Brodart sleeve. x,214 pp., illus. w/ figures set into text, drawings, b&w plates. Notably well preserved, scarce in jacket. 009945 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 A Leisurely Tour in England 
Hissey, James John
London: Macmillan and Co., 1913. First Edition
Cloth 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good-VG. Not Issued Ex-Library 
Dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt. Ex-library copy, typically marked/stamped but only modest actual wear. Stamped call label on lower spine, slight exposure at head of spine and top corners. Perforation stamps to title page and final text leaf, frontis. guard toned with offsetting onto title page, otherwise clean, with firm binding. xviii,400 pp., w/ 30 full page illus. and 4 smaller from drawings and photographs by the author, also a map (fully intact). Scarce. 022523 
Price: 20.00 USD
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16 A Life of William Shakespeare 1861960042 / 9781861960047
Lee, Sidney
Royston, Hertfordshire, England: Oracle Publishing Ltd., 1996. First Thus
Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine. Not Issued 
Gray cloth-effect paper-covered boards, lettered in black. As issued. xxv,479 pp. Very scarce in hardcover. 027813 
Price: 10.00 USD
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17 A Little Tour in Ireland, being a Visit to Dublin, Galway, Connamara, Athlone, Limerick, Killarney, Glengarriff, Cork, etc., etc., etc. [w/ Hand-Colored Frontispiece] 
An Oxonian [Samuel Reynolds Hole]
London: Bradbury and Evans, 1859. First Edition
Decorative Cloth 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Good. John Leech 
Original dark green textured cloth, both covers decorated in blind, spine panel lettered and with front cover illus. in gilt. Moderate overall wear, some soiling to cloth, rubbed corners with mild exposure (bottom corners slightly layered), cloth slightly separated and mended along upper front joint. Text block edges dulled by age, retaining a bit of original gilt. Endpapers may be replacements - or are original and exceptionally clean. viii,220,[4] pp., illus. w/ three-panel folding frontis. "The Claddagh - Galway," hand-colored, many additional illus. in text. Both frontis. folds professionally repaired, along with fore-edges of first four leaves (half-title, main title, dedication, contents) and a few other edges internally. A few small silverfish/wormholes along margins of some early leaves and along fore-edges of latter 8-10 leaves. Internally presents scattered soiling/foxing. Overall, somewhat compromised by use and age, but fundamentally intact, and quite scarce. 033354 
Price: 95.00 USD
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18 A Pictorial and Descriptive Guide to Hastings and St. Leonards, Bexhill, Battle, Rye, Winchelsea, Bodiam, Pevensey, Herstmonceux, etc., with Plan of Hastings and St. Leonards, Map of the District and Plan of Bexhill [Ninth Edition - Revised] 

London: Ward, Lock & Co., Ltd., 1926. 
Cloth 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. VG-. Ex-Library 
Red limp cloth, lettered/illus. in black. Ex-library copy, typically marked/stamped, perforation stamp to main title. Modest handling wear, spine panel somewhat sunned. Binding square and firm. xvi,104,48 pp. + 80 pp. rear ads, additional unpaginated leaves, illus. w/ b&w plates, folding maps, large loose folding map laid in. 035603 
Price: 20.00 USD
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19 A Pictorial and Descriptive Guide to the Valley of the Wye, by River, Road and Rail, from Source to Mouth, with Hints on Fishing, Boating, Cycling, Motoring, etc. [Fourth Edition] [Ward Lock & Co.'s Illustrated Guide Books] 

London: Ward Lock and Co., Ltd., 1904. 
Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Good. Ex-Library 
Limp red cloth, lettered in black. Ex-library copy, typically marked/stamped, perforation stamps to main title and final leaf of text. Spine panel paper mostly lacking, binding reinforced/repaired with clear tape and quite firm. xvi,168,xvi,32,48 pp., 3 maps, 70 illus. Some early leaves prior to main content and some late leaves quite toned and brittle, main text block decently intact. All 3 maps present and intact. 035627 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 A Pocket Guide to Modern Buildings in London 
McCallum, Ian (compiler)
London: The Architectural Press, 1951. First Edition
Original Wraps 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. VG+. 
Stiff paper wraps. 128 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Light shelf wear, edges and corners a bit rubbed. Lightly toned/soiled along joints. Former owner signature on front flyleaf, dated 1953. Decently preserved copy of a scarce publication. 013004 
Price: 20.00 USD
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21 A Popular History of the Ancient Britons or the Welsh People from the Earliest Times to the End of the Nineteenth Century 
Evans, Rev. John
London: Elliot Stock, 1901. First Edition
Cloth 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. VG+. Not Issued 
Red ribbed cloth, lettered in gilt, deckled text block edges. Modest shelf wear, cloth a bit soiled, spine panel a bit dulled by age. Corners slightly curled, with minor exposure to one botton corner. viii,414 pp. Firm binding, clean interior. Former owner signature and date inscribed on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. Respectabily preserved, very scarce. 027661 
Price: 25.00 USD
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22 A Rich and Rare Land: Irish Poetry and Paintings 
Robertson, Fleur (editor) [Joseph McMinn (intro.)]
New York and Avenel, NJ: Crescent Books, 1995. First U.S. Edition
Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine. Near Fine Book 
142 pp., fully illus. w/ color plates. As issued. Slight shelf wear to dust jacket. 008746 
Price: 10.00 USD
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23 A Short Historical Guide to the Ancient Town of Thaxted in Sussex 
Arman, Mark
Thaxted, U.K.: Mark Arman for Thaxted Parish Council, 1978. 
Softcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine. 
Booklet, blue wraps, lettered/illus. in black. Very slightly handled, nearly as issued. 32 pp., illus, folding front and rear maps. Stated 11th edition: 1992. 032084 
Price: 10.00 USD
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24 A Short History of Lyme Regis 0316289876 / 9780316289870
Fowles, John
Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1983. First American Edition
Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine. Fine Book 
Light blue paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Top corners slightly bumped, otherwise as issued. Color illus. dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. 53 pp., illus. 044592 
Price: 10.00 USD
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25 A Social History of England 067065549X / 9780670655496
Briggs, Asa
New York: Viking Press, 1983. 
Cloth 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine. Near Fine 
Dark blue cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. 320 pp., illus. in color, b&w. As issued. Dust jacket slightly sunned along spine panel, with very slight edge wear. Former owner bookplate on verso of front flyleaf map. 008879 
Price: 4.95 USD
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