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Some Account of the Island of Lundy, G Steinman Steinman
81 G Steinman Steinman Some Account of the Island of Lundy
Nottingham Uk The Offset Process Co Ltd 1947 Reprint Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Signed by Martin Coles Harman
Excellent account of the history of the Island of Lundy, this book is SIGNED by Martin Coles Harman who wrote the foreword and who bought the Island in 1925 and proclimed himself the king of Lundy.Signed and dated15 Dec 1948 on the inside front board. 21 pages in very bright clean condition just some very light browning to endpapers.Many B/w photographs and illustrations,all present plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are slightly browned to edges but overall bright and clean. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 59.00 GBP
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82 George Clinch Kent a Concise Handbook
Canterbury E H Elvy 1919 First Edition Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 22.5 x 14.5 Cms 
Printed for the Association of Men of Kent and Kentish Men, the author describes Kent and its people at the time of printing, accompanied by fascinating period photographs 38 pages, paper covered boards with buckram spine. Boards are rubbed and worn on edges,little browned and small ink mark to boards, endpapers browned and whole of folded pages of book are beginning to pull away from spine the stitching is tearing through the paper but holding in centre for length of 7 cms an acceptable copy of a scarce book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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83 Gillian Hawtin A New View of Wimbledon, Wimbledon During the XIXth Century 1830-1914 Mirror of Empire
Wimbledon Privately Printed 1993 First Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 29.5 x 21 Cms 
Privately produced large format card cover book describing Wimbledon South West London in the period 1830-1914. 152 pp printed from type written pages with line drawings and photocopied photographs in amongst the text, very informative. Book is very good, just very light mark top right corner. DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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84 Gillian Hawtin A New View of Wimbledon, Wimbledon During the XXth Century 1905-1965 the Borough
Wimbledon Privately Printed 1993 First Card Covers Very Good Plus No Jacket Card Covers 29.5 x 21 Cms 
Privately produced large format card cover book describing Wimbledon South West London in the period 1905-1965. 108 pp printed from type written pages with line drawings and photocopied photographs in amongst the text. Book is very good plus near fine. DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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Canals of the Welsh Valleys and Their Tramroads, The, Gladwin, D.D.; Gladwin, Joyce Marian
85 Gladwin, D.D.; Gladwin, Joyce Marian Canals of the Welsh Valleys and Their Tramroads, The
Oxford Uk The Oakwood Press 1991 0853614121 / 9780853614128 Enlarged Edition Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 21 X 15 Cms J K Ebblewhite 
1991 enlarged edition of this book on the Canals of the welsh valleys, 112 pages packed with information plus many old photographs, engravings and maps. Card covers, book is bright and clean previous owners address label on inside front cover and Gwent shop sticker on rear inside cover. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Queen Square Its Neighbourhood and Its Institutions, Godfrey Heathcote Hamilton
86 Godfrey Heathcote Hamilton Queen Square Its Neighbourhood and Its Institutions
London Leonard Parsons 1926 First Edition First Printing Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches Inscribed By Author
Very informative book on the area around Queen Square in London, 146 pages in bright clean condition just some ink notations on last blank page, Many splendid period B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are lightly rubbed on edges and very slightly darkened on spine. INSCRIBED on front endpaper by AUTHOR Muriel Smith Nov 1926 with best wishes from the Author. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 39.99 GBP
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Bygone Ashtead, Gollin, G. J SIGNED
87 Gollin, G. J SIGNED Bygone Ashtead
Ashtead UK G.J. Gollin 1988 0951260707 / 9780951260708 Second Printing Revised Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 8 Inches Inscribed By Author
Book publihed by the author giving the history of ahstead in surrey UK. Contains 135 pages plus 8 page index in very bright clean condition, INSCRIBED by AUTHOR on inside front board To Maurice ..... G J Gollin Xmas 1988. Many B/w photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper as issued, outer boards are lightly marked. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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The Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway : A Nostalgic Trip down the Line from Newton Abbot to Kingswear and Dartmouth, Gray, Peter W.
88 Gray, Peter W. The Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway : A Nostalgic Trip down the Line from Newton Abbot to Kingswear and Dartmouth
Peterborough UK Past and Present Publishing Ltd 1994 1858950473 / 9781858950471 First Edition Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 24 Cms X 18 Cms 
Fascinating look back at the Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway . 96 pages of very informative text accompanied by many old period B/w photographs. Book is in excelent bright clean condition with just the very lightest of rubbing on edges of spine, very minor. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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89 H G Daniels Hove with Its Surroundings a Handbook for Visitors and Residents
London The Homeland Association Ltd 1907 First Edition Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
Excellent book on Hove in Sussex and the surrounding area, 76 pages plus 15 pages of period adverts all in bright clean condition just some browning to one page from an advertisement card bound in and has browned the page it is against,corner creases to a couple of pages. Many B/w photographs and illustrations and pull out map with small closed tear to blank margin, all present as listed plus very informative text. Pasted in slip stating property of The Eastman Library and small ink stamp to title page, these are the only library marks in the book. NO dustwrapper outer boards decorated in white are very bright and clean, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Sandwich the Story of a Famous Kentish Port, H Maurice Page
90 H Maurice Page Sandwich the Story of a Famous Kentish Port
London The Homeland Association Ltd 1907 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
Excellent book on Sandwich and the surrounding area, first edition 120 pages plus 8 pages of period adverts all in bright clean condition just some light browning to a fendpapers. Pasted in slip stating property of The Eastman Library on inside front board and small ink stamp to two pages these are the only library marks in the book.Many B/w photographs and illustrations and map, all present as listed plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper outer boards decorated in white are very bright and clean, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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The Story of an Ancient Parish Breage with Germoe, H R Coulthard
91 H R Coulthard The Story of an Ancient Parish Breage with Germoe
Cornwall The Camborne Printing and Stationary Company Ltd 1913 First Edition First Printing Gold Embossed Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Inscribed By Author
Very informative book on this area of Cornwall, 154 pages plus 8 page index in bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are lightly worn to edges and very small bumps to corners. On front endpaper just readable is "With the author's best wishes Xmas 1914" unfortunately not signed but still in author's own hand. Overall a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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The History and Antiquities of the Scunthorpe and Frodingham District, Harold E Dudley
92 Harold E Dudley The History and Antiquities of the Scunthorpe and Frodingham District
Scunthorpe W H and C H Caldicott 1931 First Edition Gold Embossed Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 5 Inches 
Excellent book on the history of this area, 247 pages in overall bright clean condition, just a brown stain to top blank margins of a few pages, on five pages it is 4 inches wide by inch at its deepest point on each side of these 5 pages the stain rapidly shrinks and within 3 pages each side has disappeared, the stain is not too unsightly, one folded page with stain has come loose from the binding but is not torn. Also on one of the pages is a very light brown mark where a bookmark has lain, endpapers are browned and name Stanley Jackson neatly written on inside front board dated 1933, there are some newspaper cuttings loosly laid in describing this persons death at age 23 from a heart attack while out cycling. Many B/w illustrations plus very informative text, outer covers are attractive with gold lettering which is very lightly dulled on front and very dulled on spine which is a little darkened, a few very light marks to boards.Though not perfect a pleasing copy of an interesting book on the area SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Where the Bright Waters Meet, Harry Plunket Greene
93 Harry Plunket Greene Where the Bright Waters Meet
London Philip Allan 1936 Third Edition Revised Enlarged Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
Third revised enlarged edition of this angling book,210 pages in clean condition but with light to medium foxing throughout, endpapers browned with previous owners details in ink on fgront endpaper. Many B/w photographs plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper outer boards are bright and clean, a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Above London : A Century of Change, Hawkes, Jason; Aerofilms Staff
94 Hawkes, Jason; Aerofilms Staff Above London : A Century of Change
HarperCollins Publishers 2000 0002202158 / 9780002202152 First Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 27 x 26.5 Cms 
A fascinating book showing photographs of London from the air, one side of the book showing areas in B/w from 1921 and the opposite side shows the same area in colour taken in 2000. There is a short descriptive text to each photograph. 160 pages book and dustwrapper are bright and clean just some light rubbing tobottom of boards and wrapper. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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95 Hazel Harvey (signed) Exeter Past
U.K Phillimore 1996 First Boards Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover 25.5 X 19 Cms Signed by Author
Excellent book on Exeter, capital of Devon, 116 pp with photographs and drawings accompanying informative text. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page a very clean and bright copy. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Bredgar the History of a Kentish Parish, Helen Allinson
96 Helen Allinson Bredgar the History of a Kentish Parish
Kent Uk Synjon Books 1997 First Edition Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 11 x 8 Inches 
Excellent book on this area in Kent, 180 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text. Illustrated card covers have some light marks overall a very nice clean book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Deal Past and Present a Full and Comprehensive History of This Neighbourhood from the Landings of Julius Caesar to the Close of the Last Century, Henry Stephen Chapman
97 Henry Stephen Chapman Deal Past and Present a Full and Comprehensive History of This Neighbourhood from the Landings of Julius Caesar to the Close of the Last Century
London Reeves and Turner 1890 First Edition First Printing Decorated Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 7 Inches 
Very informative book on Deal in Kent relating its history from the Roman landings until the end of the 17th century. 78 pages in bright clean condition just some browning to endpapers and a few light foxing spots to first couple of pages and outer edges of pages, very informative text, NO dustwrapper as issued, outer decorated boards are very lightly rubbed to edges, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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The Holmesdale Pictorial Guide to Dorking and Neighbourhood, Holmesdale Press
98 Holmesdale Press The Holmesdale Pictorial Guide to Dorking and Neighbourhood
Dorking UK Holmesdale Press Limited First Edition Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
Excellent book on Dorking in Surrey, originally a paper cover booklet which has been bound in hard cover with original iluustrated paper covers. 60 pages in bright clean condition, many old B/w photographs and old adverts plus very informative text, Previous owners bookplate on inside front cover Geo. Cable and another owners later details neatly written on front endpaper. Endpapers are lightly browned and original covers are lightly foxed to edges. a very nice copy of an interesting guide to old Dorking, not dated but looks early 1900s SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Cumberland Lodge : A House Through History, Hudson, Helen SIGNED
99 Hudson, Helen SIGNED Cumberland Lodge : A House Through History
Chichester, United Kingdom Phillimore and Co Ltd 1989 0850336880 / 9780850336887 First Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches Inscribed By Author
Excellent book on this house and its Royal connections, 192 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text. Book is very bright and clean, as is the dustwrapper. INSCRIBED by HELEN HUDSON on title pageTo Philip Moorein memory of a marvellous occasion on 16 April 1984 with good wishes Helen Hudson. Sir Philip Moore was Private Secretary to Queen Elizabeth II and book is from his collection. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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The Phillimore Atlas and Index of Parish Registers, Humphery-Smith, Cecil R.
100 Humphery-Smith, Cecil R. The Phillimore Atlas and Index of Parish Registers
Chichester, United Kingdom Phillimore and Co Ltd 1984 0850333989 / 9780850333985 First Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 11 x 8 Inches 
Excellent book on this subject, 281 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w maps plus index for easy referencet, Very light marking to bottom edges of boards where book has come on and off the bookshelf, very minor. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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