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A Few Notes on the History of the Village of Milton Lilbourne Wiltshire
1 A Few Notes on the History of the Village of Milton Lilbourne Wiltshire
Marlborough Wiltshire UK County Paper Offices 1929 First Edition Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 4 Inches 
Excellent book on the village of Milton Lilbourne in wiltshire, 8 pages in bright clean condition,previous owners name on inside front board. 3 period B/w photographs plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, illustrated thick card covers are a little rubbed and woirn on edges especially top and bottom of spine, a few light marks.A pleasing example of this scarce book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 38.99 GBP
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Burke's Guide to the Royal Family
2 Burke's Guide to the Royal Family
London Burke's Peerage Limited 1973 0220662223 / 9780220662226 First Edition Boards Good Plus Good Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
First edition of this very informative book on the British Royal family, 358 pages in overall bright clean condition with just slight browning to edges of pages, slight crease to top right corner of front endpaper. Many photographs of various members of the Royal family, dustwrapper is bright and clean with wear to edges and small tears on edges, front inner flap has a vertical crease. A pleasing copy of a very informative book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Cest Daucasi and De Nicolete
3 Cest Daucasi and De Nicolete
Oxford Uk Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1906 First Limited/ Numbered Edition Half Vellum Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 7Inches 
This book contains this manuscript reproduced in photo facsimile and type-transliteration the unique manuscipt in the Bibliotheque Nationale at Paris. 75 pages plus two pages of subscribers names. Limited to 165 copies this is presentation copy number 3. Pages are clean with some foxing to edges of a few pages, endpapers are browned. Neat ink details of previous owner on front endpaper John Gardner famous British Composer. Outer boards are attractive half vellum a little discoloured with blue cloth covered boards and gold lettering. A nice attractive copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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Hackney and Its Environs Changes Within Living Memory
4 Hackney and Its Environs Changes Within Living Memory
London Hackney Gazette 1932 First Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 27.5 x 21 Cms 
Splendid card cover book on the history of Hackney and its environs, over fifty illustrations mostly old photographs from the late 1800s and early 1900s.54 pages, bright and clean, stitcing a little loose but still holding. Overall a nice copy of a fascinating book SEE IMAGE DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Handbook of British Standards for Building Materials and Components
5 Handbook of British Standards for Building Materials and Components
London British Standards Institution 1943 Reprint Cloth Covered Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 22 X 14 Cms 
BS Handbook No. 3 going into great detail on the standards applicable to all manner of building supplies, pipes, windows, roofing, electrical goods and much more. 315 pages with many technical illustrations and colour chart for paints. Pages are overall clean just the lightest of foxing on endpapers, neat owners names on inside front endpaper. Outer covers a little dusty and some marks especially on spine See image . A sound copy of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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6 Images 23 the Best of British Illustration
Switzerland RotoVision 1999 First Card Wraps Very Good No Jacket Card Cover 33 x 24 Cms 
Excellent book on the best of British Illustration for the year 1999. 260 pp with splendid full colour illustrations on most pages. Heavy book for posting 1605 gms but worth every penny. PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE VIA EMAIL on request. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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7 Images 24 the Best of British Illustration
Switzerland RotoVision 2000 First Card Wraps Very Good No Jacket Card Cover 33 x 24 Cms 
Excellent book on the best of British Illustration for the year 2000. 224 pp with splendid full colour illustrations on most pages. Heavy book for posting 1355 gms but worth every penny. PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE VIA EMAIL on request. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Mitcham Fair Merton in Pictures Book 3
8 Mitcham Fair Merton in Pictures Book 3
Merton UK Merton Library Service 1991 0905174097 / 9780905174099 First Edition First Printing Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 29.5 x 21 Cms 
Wonderful photographic history of Mitcham Fair in Surrey UK 42 pages 34 of which each has two half page old photographs with descriptive text plus more text and old posters and a map. Illustrated card covers in very bright clean condition SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Rambles in Kent
9 Rambles in Kent
London J Mead Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 4 Inches 
Excellent book on rambling around Kent at the time of publcation which though undated is late 1800s. Contains 191 pages in overall bright clean condition just a few foxing spots to first and last couple of pages, previous owners inked details on first blank page dated 1885, this ink has seeped through in small spots to illustration opposite title page see image, paper is split on the inner hinge of the front endpaper but binding is sound and holding. Sixty two wood engravings plus 6 full page illustrations taken from steel engravings,all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer embossed boards are a little worn on corners and top and bottom of spine, some marking to boards and slight slant to spine. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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Rugby School Register Annotated Volume 1 from 1675 to 1849 Inclusive
10 Rugby School Register Annotated Volume 1 from 1675 to 1849 Inclusive
Rugby UK A J Lawrence Printer to the School 1881 First Edition Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 22 X 14.5 Cms 
Deataied register of pupils entering Rugby School in this time period with reference to their parentage. 358 pages in clean condition just slight browning to outer edges of the pages, few light foxing spots to first and last few pages and four others inside. Outer covers have a few light marks and slightly darkened on spine, slight wear top and bottom of spine. A pleasing copy of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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Souvenir of Falmouth
11 Souvenir of Falmouth
Paper Covers Good Plus No Jacket Paper Covers 9 x 7 Inches 
Splendid book of photographs of Falmouth, 12 pages of sepia photographs just attached to page by top edge, in very bright clean condition just light mark to first one caused by oval cut away on front cover. Not dated but from appearance of photographs seems to be early 1900s, photographs contain people in period clothes, horse and cart and shipping plus buildings and places of interest. Only publishing details are the words Dainty series on rear cover, pages are bound together with original cord, rear cover has diagonal crease from top to bottom edges 7 inches long, small closed tear to oval cut away on front cover. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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Souvenir of the West Highlands and the Caledonian Canal
12 Souvenir of the West Highlands and the Caledonian Canal
London T Nelson and Sons Ltd 1892 First Edition Decorative Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 6 Inches 
Excellent book on the west Highlands, 47 pages of text in overall bright clean condition just a few occasional light marks and some ink stamps to front endpaper and first blank page, 24 full colour chromo views, each half a page in size and single colour illustrations plus very informative text. Book is lightly rubbed on edges with a few light marks on decorative boards. Overall a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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13 Stansted Windmill a Pictorial Guide
Stansted Card Covers Near Fine No Jacket Card Covers 22 X 14 Cms 
Booklet issued by Stansted Mountfitchet Windmill committee on the Stansted Windmill 12pp with informative text, many interesting photographs and a plan of the windmill. Booklet is in very clean near fine condition. DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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That Immortal Garland
14 That Immortal Garland
Berkeley California James J Gillick & Co 1941 First Cloth Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 28 x 21 Cms 
Published for the benefit of the British War Relief Association of Northern California December 1941. 394 pages with many poems, sonnets and verse from England's finest. Book has a little foxing on endpapers, rest of pages are nice and clean, cloth covered boards very slightly dusty, neat previous ownership initials and date on front endpaper, overall a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Buckinghamshire Domesday Book Studies 3 Volumes
15 The Buckinghamshire Domesday Book Studies 3 Volumes
London Alecto Historical Editions 1988 0948459220 / 9780948459221 First Limited/ Numbered Edition Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 16 x 11 Inches 
Three volumes in slipcase, consisting of introduction and translation, studies and folios and maps first editions. 179 pages in studies in bright clean condition with many illustrations, few very small light marks to outer covers, very bright. 81 pages in translation volume very bright and clean,few very small light marks to covers. 26 pages in folio and maps volume with two large maps in front pocket, this volume states this volume of the County edition of Great Domesday Book is limited to one thousand copies this is set number 52 very bright and clean. Slipcase is bright and clean just a small patch to one corner where surface paper has come of showing a slightly lighter colour very minor. HEAVY BOOKS 5.3Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A nice bright set SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 94.00 GBP
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The House of Lords: A Thousand Years of British Tradition
16 The House of Lords: A Thousand Years of British Tradition
London Smith's Peerage Ltd 1994 0952422905 / 9780952422907 First Limited/ Numbered Edition Gold Decorated Buckram Near Fine No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 6 Inches 
Very informative book on the history of the House of Lords, 223 pages in very bright clean condition, all edges gold. Several colour illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are gold embossed faux grained leather, very attractive. Limited edition of 500 numbe not given. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Jubilee of George the Third the Father of His People
17 The Jubilee of George the Third the Father of His People
London John Bumpus 1887 First Edition Gold Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
Very informative book on the Jubille of George the Third, a n account of the celebration in the towns and villages throughout the United Kingdom of the forty ninth anniversary of his reign 25th October 1809. Contains 224 pages inoverall bright clean condition just some occasional small foxing spots to first and last couple of pagesand endpapers,first 160 pages are whiter than rest why I do not know they all appear original, all edges of pages are gold, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are clean with gold and siver decoration. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 39.99 GBP
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Up the River from Westminster to Windsor and Oxford a Descriptive Panorama of Thames Scenery
18 Up the River from Westminster to Windsor and Oxford a Descriptive Panorama of Thames Scenery
London Waterlow and Sons Limited Illustrated Cloth Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 24.5 x 16 Cms 
Splendid book on travelling the thames from Westminster to Oxford, not dated but appears to be late 1800s. 128 pages plus appendix with lots of information on toll charges, angling and very informative text on the places along the river, 18 pages of old adverts. 140 illustrations in text plus two pull out single colour maps, these maps are complete but have a few tears on each along some of the creases. Book is clean inside with neat previous owners name on rear of front endpaper, yellow front and rear endpapers have some discolouration around edges. Outer boards are attractive with gold and black embossed illustration, maroon cloth has many light spots where surface is lightly pitted, small split in middle of rear spine hinge 3 inches long, corners a little rubbed, spine darkened. Still a pleasing copy of a very interesting book of the Thames SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 118.00 GBP
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19 Vision 50 Years of British Creativity a Celebration of Art, Architecture and Design
London Thames and Hudson 1999 0-500-28166-1 / 9780500281666 First Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 29.5 X 25 Cms 
A book produced for guests at Thames and Hudson's fiftieth-anniversary celebration held at the National Gallery London 17th June 1999. 256 pp dedicated to British creativity in art and architecture over 50 years packed with colour illustrations. Book is very bright and clean an excellent copy, HEAVY 1.9 Kg DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Worplesdon 2000 the Tale of Four Villages
20 Worplesdon 2000 the Tale of Four Villages
Guildford UK Worplesdon Parish Council 2000 First Illustrated Laminated Boards Near Fine No Jacket Hardcover 30.5 x 21.5 Cms 
A wonderful history of Worplesdon near Guildford in Surrey UK, 120 pages packed with historical facts accompanied by many old photographs and drawings. Book is extremely bright and clean SEE IMAGE DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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