Category: British Topography


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By: Anon.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Country Life Ltd., 1957

Edition: 1st edition

60pp, 58 b&w plates, original blue , gilt lettering, pictorial d.j., v.g., a little chipped. View more info

HATFIELD Some Memories of Its past,

By: Antrobus, Jocelyn J.,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Hertford, Published at Bishops Hatfield in the County of Hertford, 1912

Edition: 1st edition

110 pp., 7 illustrations, paper covers, good (spine detached but present). A local printing of a Hertfordshire town history, View more info


By: Banks, F.R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books, 1955

Edition: 1st paperback Edition

319pp. [hand -written notes to rear end-paper]No. G14 in the Penguin Guides Series. Index map & 9 plans in text. View more info

Royal Illustrated History of Eastern England, Civil, Military, Political and Ecclestiastical from the earliest Period to the Present Time

By: Bayne, A.D.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Yarmouth, James Macdonald & Co., 1873

Edition: 1st Edition

ND [1872-73]. 2 volumes in original brown half-calf with marbled board. Gilt lettering and t.e.g. Volume one is well illus. but vol. two has only the frontispiece. Both volumes have plain pages bound where evidently more plates were planned but were not available to the binder. Some copies of this book have the plates bound in at the front of the volumes. A very nice set in the original calf which is a little faded and split at the lower spine otherwise in nice conditi... View more info


By: Bell, Richard,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Assoc., 1981

first edition, 192pp, full colour illustrations throughout, large octavo, original brown cloth, gilt lettering, full colour pictorial d.j., fine condition. Originally published by Collins. View more info

Antiquities, Historical and Monumental, of the County of Cornwall. Consisting of Several Essays on the First Inhabitants, Druid-Superstition, Customs, and Remains of the most Remote Antiquity. With a Vocabulary of the Cornu-British Language

By: Borlase, William

Price: £950.00

Publisher: London, W. Bowyer and J. Nichols: for S. Baker and G. Leigh, 1769

Edition: second edition revised

xvi, 464. 2 copper-engraved maps (1 folding), 25 engraved plates (1 folding), and 10 text engravings. Contemporary full calf dry and worn [ front board detached] . Both maps complete and fine. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. View more info


By: Brears, Charles

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Hull, A. Brown and Sons, 1927

Edition: 1st edition

xvi, 216pp, b&w illustrations throughout. A little marking to fore-edges of boards otherwise a nice copy View more info

Picturesque Europe British Isles [4 vols]

By: Cassell Petter & Galpin

Price: £240.00

Publisher: London, Cassell, Peter and Galpin,

ND [1876]. 2 volumes in 4 . The British Isles volumes of the original issue. 288;288 pp. Each volumes illustrated thoughout with steel and wood engraving. Fine red cloth, gilt blocked decoration and black borders, bevelled edges, blind stamped embossed pattern. A.e.g. Foxing to some tissue guards and end-papers with otherwise internally clean, tight and crisp. A trifle bumping to corners but otherwise an un-worn set. Cassell, Peter and Galpin became Cassell, Peter and Ga... View more info

John Leland's Itinerary : Travels in Tudor England

By: Chandler, John

Price: £175.00

Publisher: Stroud, Sutton Publishing, 1998

Edition: 1st edition

xxxvi, 601pp. Illustrated throughout. This edition first pub. 1993. A lovely copy almost as new. View more info


By: Connexional Magazine

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, James B. Knapp, 1892

Edition: 1st edition

144pp. The Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, and the British Islands. An attractive publisher's binding with gilt titles, silver illustrated catsle with flroal stamped border decoration. A nice copy undated but c.1892. A couple of pages have slight blemish from a pressed flower [now removed]. Attractive engraving throughout, including a frontis. 22 cms.The revised articles originally appeared in the Connexional Magazine. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. This late Victorian is pub. for... View more info

The First Country Life Picture Book of Britain

By: Country Life Picture Book

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Country Life Limited, 1953

Edition: Third revised edition

90 plates of Britain originally pub. 1937. Monotone photographs in the thrid edition [6th impression]. A lovely copy. Some light foxing to the d.j. View more info

HIGHLANDS-Highways and heros,

By: Cuthbertson, D.C.,,

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Robert Grant & Son, 1931

Edition: 1st edition

256pp, 31 illus., small octavo, cloth, d.j. chipped, v.g., Wanderings in the westlands - feuds among the clans, View more info

THE STORY OF SCOTLAND 'Britain In Pictures'

By: Darling, F.Fraser

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Collins, 1945

Edition: 2nd impression

48pp. 8 colour plates, 20 black and white plates. Series 'Britain In Pictures'. Dark blue boards and matching d.j. Nice copy with a rubbed d.j. Rear free end-paper creased badly but intact View more info


By: Elliott, Blanche B.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin Ltd., 1923

Edition: First Edition

260pp, illustrated w/ etchings by H.V. Edge, frontispiece by Edmund Blampied. A nice tight sound copy with a sunned binding but foxed throughout View more info


By: Howitt, William.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Longmans,Green, And Co., 1900

Edition: New impression

xvi,468pp, with 79 illustrations.Author of ''The Rural Life of England'. View more info