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Queen Elizabeth

By: Anthony, Katharine

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, The Literary Guild: 1929

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 035962

Condition: VG+


Brown 1/2 cloth, light green papaer covered boards, front cover cartouche and spine panel lettering in gilt. Covers tanned toward edges, else only slight edge wear. Front panel of original dust jacket laid in. Former owner's signature and 1929 date on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. Interior a bit toned by age. [x],263,x pp. View more info

The History, Renovation and Machinery of John Webb's Windmill, Thaxted Essex

By: Arman, Mark

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Thaxted, U.K., Mark Arman for Thaxted Windmill Trust: 1973

Seller ID: 032082

ISBN: 0946943036

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, green wraps, lettered/illus. in black. Very slightly handled, nearly as issued. [ii],14 pp., illus. Stated 7th revised edition. View more info

A Short Historical Guide to the Ancient Town of Thaxted in Sussex

By: Arman, Mark

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Thaxted, U.K., Mark Arman for Thaxted Parish Council: 1978

Seller ID: 032084

Condition: 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. View more info

Thaxted Guildhall: The History and Associations / A Description of Building

By: Arman, Mark; James Boutwood; Gerald Curtis (fwd.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Thaxted, U.K., Mark Arman for Guildhall Management Committee: 1979

Seller ID: 032083

ISBN: 0946943028

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, orange wraps, lettered/illus. in black. Very slightly handled, nearly as issued. 19 pp., illus. Stated 3rd revised edition: 1994. View more info

Irish Art: A Concise History (Revised Edition)

By: Arnold, Bruce

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Thames & Hudson: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 003660

ISBN: 050020148X

Condition: Near Fine


180 pp., illus. Slight shelf wear. View more info

Irish Art: A Concise History

By: Arnold, Bruce

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Praeger: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006545

Condition: Near Fine


216 pp., 180 color + b&w illus. Slight shelf wear, very nearly as issued. View more info

The Great British

By: Arnold, Eve

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023541

ISBN: 039457849X

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue cloth, lettered in copper foil. Small remainder dot on bottom text block edge, very slightly bumped bottom corners. Dust jacket shows slight shelf wear. 128 pp., illus. w/ 100 photographs, including 25 color, primarily full page plates. View more info

Stone Voices: The Search for Scotland

By: Ascherson, Neal

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Hill & Wang: 2003

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 006486

ISBN: 0809088452

Condition: Near Fine


viii + 326 pp., frontis. map. Light shelf wear, nearly as issued, square and unbroken binding. View more info

The Quest for Arthur's Britain

By: Ashe, Geoffrey; Leslie Alcock; C. A. Raleigh Radford; Philip Rahtz; Jill Racy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Praeger: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006616

Condition: Near Fine


xii + 282 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, drawings, maps, charts. Orange cloth, gilt decoration and lettering. Very slight shelf wear, almost as issued. Front flap of dust jacket laid in. View more info

Hyde Park from Domesday-Book to Date

By: Ashton, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Downey & Co.: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006603

Condition: Very Good


Olive-tan cloth, gilt lettering, toned toward edges and on back strip, deckled edges. Ex-library, lightly marked/stamped, little actual wear. Call number on lower back strip. Lacks front flyleaf, former owner Collin Armstrong book plate on front pastedown. viii,282 pp., illus. w/ 21 b&w plates. Firm binding, more than acceptable reading/reference copy. Scarce. View more info

Estuary: Land and Water in the Lower Thames Basin [INSCRIBED]

By: Astbury, A. K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Carnforth Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 024916

ISBN: 0950724602

Condition: Fine


Dark blue cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket shows light shelf/edge wear, now in archival mylar. [x],326 pp., 41 b&w plates, 2 figures, folding map at rear. Text block edges slightly toned, inscribed "With best wishes" by author. Scarce signed copy. View more info

A Key to English Architecture

By: Atkinson, T. D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, M. S. Mill Co.: 1936

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 009945

Condition: Near Fine


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. View more info

The Art of the High Gothic Era [Art of the World]

By: Aubert, Marcel

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Greystone Press: 1965

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 006642

Condition: Near Fine


Burgundy cloth-effect paper covered boards, gilt, virtually as issued, with library stamp on title pg. and light glue residue on rear flyleaf. Dust jacket shows light shelf/edge wear with a few miniscule closed tears, small triangle of loss at bottom rear corner. View more info

The Stranger's Handbook to Chester, Eaton Hall, Hawarden Castles, and Vicinity: A Historical, Architectural, and Descriptive Guide

By: Audsley, George Ashdown

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chester, England, Phillipson and Golder: 1908

Seller ID: 035594

Condition: Very Good


Original copy, rebound in dark blue buckram, lettered in gold foil, lacking original wraps. Minimally ex-library copy with book plate mounted on recto of frontis., perforation stamp to main title, call number stamped on lower spine panel. Interior nicely intact. viii,175,[3] pp., illus., folding map preceding main text (intact, with several tape repairs to verso along fold lines). Durable copy. View more info

Villages of England

By: Bailey, Brian

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Harmony Books: 1984

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 006254

ISBN: 0517553430

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue boards, one approx. 2" light surface scratch on front cover, otherwise as issued. Dust jacket is somewhat toned along spine panel and a portion of front panel, else virtually as issued, now in mylar. View more info

A Tennyson Dictionary: The Characters and Place-Names Contained in the Poetical and Dramatic Works of the Poet, Alphabetically Arranged and Described with Synopses of the Poems and Plays

By: Baker, Arthur E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London and New York, George Routledge and Sons, Ltd/E. P. Dutton and Co.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011959

Condition: VG+


Dark green cloth, blind stamped, lettered and decorated in gilt on spine panel. Undated, ca. 1914-16 based on internal evidence. Lightly rubbed corners and extremities, spine panel a bit age-toned. Endpapers somewhat toned, interior clean. Erratum slip bound in at p. 1. vii,296 pp. Binding protected in glassine sleeve that does not appear original to issue. View more info

Yesterday in Bath: A Camera Record 1849-1949

By: Ball, Adrian; Douglas Merritt

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Weston-super-Mare, Avon, U.K., Kingsmead Press: 1972

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 029662

ISBN: 1850260052

Condition: Near Fine


Pink and white pictorial paper covered boards. Short closed tear, approx. 1/4", at head of spine, otherwise essentially as issued. 2nd ptg.: 1977. 144 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

A Book of Folk-Lore

By: Baring-Gould, S. [Rev. Sabine Baring-Gould]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, W. Collins Sons & Co. Ltd.: 0

Seller ID: 041615

Condition: VG+


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. View more info

A Book of Devon

By: Baring-Gould, S. [Sabine Baring-Gould]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Methuen and Co.: 1909

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 037780

Condition: Good


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. View more info

A History of the Regiments and Uniforms of the British Army [Second Edition]

By: Barnes, Major R. Money

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Seeley Service and Co.:

Seller ID: 019594

Condition: VG+


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. View more info

Rise and Fall of the Irish Nation

By: Barrington, Sir Jonah

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, D. and J. Sadler: 1845

Seller ID: 019840

Condition: Good


Brown ribbed cloth, decorated in blind, decorated and lettered in gilt on spine panel. Moderate shelf wear with mild surface rubbing to cloth, exposure at corners and along majority of top and bottom edges, narrow bands of loss at spine extremities. Still presents reasonably well despite flaws. Text block edges rather dulled by age, with scattered foxing, generally light, to interior. Former owner's signature, dated 1850, on front flyleaf. xxii,23-472 pp., illus. w/ frontis. author's portrait and (3) additional engraved plates. Overall, typical wear, but no compromising defects. View more info

The 1798 Rebellion: An Illustrated History

By: Bartlett, Thomas, Kevin Dawson, and Daire Keogh

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Boulder, CO, Roberts Rinehart Publishers: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044281

ISBN: 1570982554

Condition: VG+


Stiff color illus. wraps. [v],186 pp., illus., color plates. Mild shelf/handling wear, minor surface rubbing to back cover. Remainder mark on bottom text block edge. View more info

Shades from the Sky: 180 Stunning Aerial Photographs of North Wales [Volume 1]

By: Bate, Stef, and Gill Clarke

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Conwy, North Wales, U.K., ValleyStream Publications: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040332

ISBN: 0954641302

Condition: Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps. As issued. 80 pp., illus. w/ color photographs. 2nd ptg. View more info

Colin Baxter's Edinburgh: Photographs of Scotland's Capital City

By: Baxter, Colin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lamington, Biggar, Lanarkshire, Colin Baxter Photography: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007323

ISBN: 0948661054

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps, oblong format. 96 pp., fully illus. w/ color plates. Light wear to corners, light shelf wear. View more info

The Work of Christopher Wren

By: Beard, Geoffrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, John Bartholomew and Son Ltd.: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 035864

ISBN: 070288071X

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Slight shelf wear, slightly bumped bottom corners, nearly as issued. Color illus. dust jacket shows light shelf wear, sunned spine panel, 1/8" closed tear at head of spine neatly mended on verso. 240 pp., 207 color, b&w illus., additional plans. View more info