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BROOME STAGES

By: Dane, Clemence

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1931

Edition: New impression

Seller ID: V178

Condition: V.g.


703pp. Decorated title by Rex Whistle. Brown cloth, gilt [unfaded]. The story of an English theatrical family in the eighteenth and nineteenth century. The story was made into a television series in 1966. View more info

KING GEORGE VI,

By: Darbyshire, Taylor,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1937

Edition: sixth Impression

Seller ID: D003

Condition: V.g.


255pp, 31 b&w illustrations, original blue, gilt lettering. 'An intimate and authoritive life of His Majesty the King, by one who has had special facilities, published with the approval of His Majesty before his accesion and brought up to 1937.' View more info

JOURNAL OF THE ENGLISH FOLK DANCE & SONG SOCIETY Vol VII No 3 DEC. 1954

By: Dean-Smith M J [Ed]

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The English Folk Dance and Song Society: 1951

Edition: Original issue

Seller ID: L1218a

Condition: V.g.


iv, 145-204pp. Original blue paper wrappers, a trifle toned to the covers. The Singing Style of the Copper family by A.L.Lloyd; The RushCart and the Northwest Morris by Alex Helm; Country Dances of the recent past by H.A. Thurston etc. View more info

THE TOMBS, MONUMENTS, AND SEPULCHRAL INSCRIPTIONS Lately Visible in St. Pauls Cathedral, Compleatly Rendred in Latin and English

By: Fisher, Major Payne

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Genealogica Curiosa: 1885

Edition: Limited Numbered Ediiton

Seller ID: Pa916

Condition: V.g.


ivpp intruction by G. Blacker Morgan.190pp. Genealogica Curiosa Volume 1. No 97 of a 150 crown quarto edition facsimile of the original 1684 work. The bookplate of Andreas Edward Cokayne to the inside front cover[ detached]. His family is listed in the index at the rear. View more info

JOURNAL OF THE ENGLISH FOLK DANCE & SONG SOCIETY Vol VII No 3

By: Jackson, Sara E. [Ed]

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The English Folk Dance and Song Society: 1954

Seller ID: L1207

Condition: V.g.


iv,145-204pp. Volume VII No 3 December 1954. The Copper Family; O Waly, Waly, The Rushcart and North West Morris; Seven Champions; Hebredian Songs; Plough Songs in the East Midlands Original blue paper wrappers, a trifle rubbed View more info

KRUPPS

By: Klass, Gert Von

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1963

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: L1245

Condition: Fine


437pp, illustrated. Long inscription on f.e.p. in a neat hand. English text translated by James Cleugh. The story of the family of German armament makers View more info

THE FRAMPTON FLORA The Secrets of Frampton Court Gardens

By: Mabey, Richard

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Quercus: 2007

Edition: re-issue

Seller ID: Pa395

ISBN: 190520468X

Condition: Fine


208pp. Full page large colour illus. from the Clifford family archive drawn between 1828 and 1851 each with a description by the English botanist and writer Richard Mabey. Large git inscription to the half-title page otherwise a fine copy. Frampton Court is in Gloucestershire. View more info

TWO CENTURIES OF FUR-TRADING 1723-1923 Romance Of The Revillon Family

By: Sexe, Marcel

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Paris, Draeger Freres: 1923

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa899

Condition: Fine


122pp. French txt foreword with English text to the book. Illustrated throughout. A comprehensive history of a great French fashion House with chapters headed:- To Mr. Marcel Sexe, Fur and Fashion, Revillon Goes to Rue De Rivoli, Beginning and Developments in London, On the North American Continents, The Story of New York, Fur Collecting Hazards in Canada, The North West Canadian Posts, The Edmonton Depot, Nanook .. An Eskimo Hunter, Revillon Freres in Russia and the Far East, The Secret of Smooth Working. Publisher's brown boards. A fine copy with no fading, marks or inscriptions. Head of sp... View more info

THE KINGDOME OF SCOTLAND

By: Speed, John

Price: £1,450.00

Publisher: London, John Sudbury and George Humble: 1610

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Map903

Condition: V.g.


44x52 cms. [38.5x51 cms] The rare first edition of Speed's Kingdome of Scotand map with original outline colouring and printed on thick paper. Portraits of the Scottish Royal family border the side margins and the imprint reads' Performed by John Speed and are to be sold in 'Popeshead alley by John Sudbury and George Humble Cum Privilego 1610'. In the upper right corner is the inset ' The Yles of Orkney'. The map reverse has the text description in English. The map is complete to the margins but has been rather crudely repaired to the rear in past times and is generally a trifle grubby. Edges ... View more info

FURNITURE HISTORY The journal of the Furniture History Society 1978 Volume XIV

By: The Furniture History Society

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, The Furniture History Society: 1978

Seller ID: P308

Condition: Fine


112pp;; 40 full page plates with many half-tone photos. Buff wrappers unfaded. Coffee stain to front cover. ENGLISH PROVINCIAL FURNITURE. Nine main articles plus reviews, notes etc. English Chairmakers Listed in General and Trade Directories, 1790-1851; Furniture in a West Country Parish 1576-1769; Oak Furniture in Dorset: Some Introductory Thoughts; George Reynoldson, Upholsterer of York; Wright and Elwick of Wakefield, 1748-1824: A Study of Provincial Patronage; Jeremiah and Joseph Hargrave of Hull; Architects, Carvers, Furniture Makers; Eighteenth-Century Cabinet-Making in Bristol; A Cambri... View more info