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By: 'Defender' [pseud]

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Co.: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa504

Condition: V.g.

xix, 244pp, index., folding map, 4pp pub. cat. Publisher's red cloth, gilt titles. Near fine copy. Foxing to the end-papers and the leading edge of the boards has minor damp mark which has bled a trifle to the front fore-edeges not affecting the text. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. Campaign action on the Tugela River in Natal that ended in the capture and abandonment of the position of Spion Kop. Thisbook attempts to defend the conduct of Sir Charles Warren who had been condemned without being heard. View more info


By: Abbott, G.F.

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1903

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS201

Condition: V.g.

x, [ii], 343pp, large folding map [fine], 31pp pub. cat. dated Jan. 1903, [i pp index]. Pub. blue cloth, gilt. Unfaded but a bend ot he rear board with a light crack to the rear pasted down end-paper, other wise a fine copy. No inscriptions. A small engraved owners initials pasted to the f.f.e.p. View more info

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A SUMMER IN HIGH ASIA Being a Record of Sport and Travel in Baltistan and Ladakh. [At head of title:] The Big Game of Baltistan and Ladakh

By: Adair, Capt. F. E. S.

Price: £750.00

Publisher: London, W. Thacker & Co.: 1899

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TH341

Condition: Fine

xii, 1-285, [i blank], [ii blank]. Illus. beige pub. cloth binding with black titles. At the head of the title-page is 'The Big Game of Baltistan and Ladash'. Snakeskin patterned end-papers. A fine copy with no inscriptions, marks, wear or fading. This appears to be an early issue of this scarce book with no adverts or folding map bound at the rear. Fore-edge rough cut. Otherwise complete. 24 x 14cms. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. View more info

Voyage Through the Antarctic

By: Adams, Richard; Lockley, Ronald

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Allen Lane, The Penguin Press: 1983

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Z408

ISBN: 0713913967

Condition: Fine

160pp. Pictorial d.j. Photos by Peter Hirst-Smith. Map. No inscriptions,fading, clipping or wear. View more info


By: Aikman, George

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, A&C Black: 1842

Seller ID: Map 806

Condition: Fine

World map with Australia at the middle [140 degrees]. Beautiful steel engraving from Encyclopaedia Britanica Seventh edition dated 1842. Plate CCLXIII. Fine example with no wear. Australia is named 'Australia and New Holland'. 410x260mm. Relief is shown by hachures. Engraved by S. Hall, Bury Strt. Bloomsbury. Published by A. & C. Black. Engd. by G. Aikman, Edinr. View more info


By: Alexander, Sir Henry

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, The Scottish Mountaineering Club: 1950

Edition: third edition

Seller ID: Pa404

Condition: Fine

ix, 298pp. map end-papers. Illustrated throughout with 58 photographs, drawings, maps, plans with many folding. Unfaded red cloth. A nice copy. View more info


By: Alioshin, Dmitri

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company Ltd: 1941

Edition: 1st UK edition

Seller ID: MH406

Condition: Fine

311pp.Map. Burgandy cloth, gillt. A nice copy with no fading, wear or marks. Lacking the dust wrapper. lioshin was a Russian officer who was in Baron Ungern's service. The author's travels in Mongolia, Siberia and Manchuria. View more info


By: Allen, Marion E.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, The Boydell Press: 1995

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: T416

Condition: Fine

283pp. Map end-papers.Volume 37 the fourth volume in a series covering the 17th century wills of Suffolk by the Suffolk Records Society. Almost as new. View more info


By: Ambler, Eric

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1962

Edition: 1st UK edition

Seller ID: CG282

Condition: Fine

247pp. Blue buckram, silver tiles. Map end-papers View more info


By: Ambler, Eric

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1976

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: Z155

ISBN: 0434019712

Condition: Fine

247pp. Map end-papers. Striking d.j. design in blue/white with crimson and red titles to the cover. View more info

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By: Ambrosi, Francesco

Price: £2,750.00

Publisher: Bassano Del Grappa, Giovanni Remondini: 1780

Edition: 1st Ediiton

Seller ID: Map724

Condition: Fine

ND c1780. 36 x 50cms. Original hand-colour. Dusty condition. Very rare town view of Marseille engraved by the Venitian Francesco Ambrosi [1713-173]. A numbered key, in French, to the lower margin of places of interest in the city [1-19]. A dark impression printed on heavy paper with a strong plate mark and clear chain lines but no watermarks. View more info

THE BIBLE HAND-BOOK An Introduction to the Study of Sacred Scripture

By: Angus, Joseph

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society: 1864

Edition: original edition

Seller ID: MW175

Condition: Fine

viii, 660, [ii cat.] pp. Folding frontis. map with outline colour [fine]. Full balck calf binding with gilt tooled decoration and all edges gilt. Five raised bands with gilt dec. compatments and rulles. A lovely Victorian example of dec. binding. Finely printed by William Clowes. [Joseph Angus 1816-1902]. Binders ticket states B.West, Binder, Clerkenwell, London. A very rare fine copy of the 1864 issue. Several editions are recorded since the first edition of 1853 View more info

The Beauties of England: or, a comprehensive View of the chief Villages, Market-Towns and Cities; Antiquities; Remains of Palaces; Monasteries; Camps; and Castles; the two Universities: London and Westminster...

By: Anon

Price: £145.00

Publisher: London, Davis, L, and Reymere, C.: 1767

Seller ID: DU198

Condition: Fine

Folding map of England and Wales [fine], 17, 236, [4 pub. list] pp.' Divided into the respective counties, and intended as a travelling companion pointing out whatever is curious both in art and nature'. Original full-calf binding with raised bands [no label]. A nice tight copy of a scarce book in a slightly rubbed original binding. The preface advertisement refers to earlier editions and that this edition is improved and with a map added. A travellers guide. View more info


By: Anon.,

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Adam and Charles Black, Edinburgh: 1877

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: B874

Condition: V.g.

vi, 275-397pp, 104pp catalogue 'Black's Guide Book Advertiser 1878', folding map and illustrations, orig. dark green cloth, gilt block decoration front board depicting map of Cornwall, front internal hinge split, a little loose otherwise a nice copy. Cloth unfaded but a trifle Pages run from 275-391as presumably Dorset, Devon and Cornwall were issued as a single volume as well. Map end- papers. View more info


By: Arrowsmith, Aaron

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown: 1818

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Map912

Condition: Fine

DOUBLE-PAGE FOLDING MAP engraved by Alexander Hindlay. Published as the Act directs May 1st 1818 by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown. Clean folding plate with no toning to the fold 395x250mm. Cover the whole mainland of Britain with details of routes of rivers and canals.bOLD MARGIN BORDER PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. Published in Abraham Ree's 'Cyclopedia or Universal Dictorary. View more info


By: Ashby, Margaret.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Hertfordshire., Flaunden Press.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB902

ISBN: 0 9518242 0 1

Condition: Mint

176pp, with 56 illustrations and a map on the endpapers View more info

DIGGING FOR HISTORY .. A Survey Of Recent World Archaeological Discoveries 1945-59

By: Bacon, Edward

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1960

Seller ID: L135

Condition: V.g.

320pp including index. Folding map of the world with sites indicated [fine], 58 monochrome plates including frontis. A few usual library stamps to the front end-papers otherwise a clean and tight copy with an un-faded maroon buckram binding, gilt. View more info

MAP OF ENGLAND AND WALES Showing Railways, Roads, and Distances [2 Folding sheets]

By: Bacon, G. W.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, G.W. Bacon: 1920

Seller ID: Map725

Condition: V.g.

ND.[c1920]. The Map Publishing Company, Oxford Priced 7/6. Each map 39 x 25 inches cloth backed and disected into 9 sections folding down Attractive inset plan of London, "Main Roads out of London", and a distance table. Copyright K2474. The Ministry of Transport is mentioned in the 'explanation' in the title and this was formed after the first world war in 1919. No split but a little grubby to the reverse. The plain maroon cloth case is worn and split to the spine. A large and attractive pair of folding maps View more info

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NEW & COMMERCIAL REFERENCE CHART OF THE BRITISH ISLES Showing Railways, Steamship Routes, Ports, Rivers, Canals, Main Roads, & Rainfall

By: Bacon, G. W.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, G. W. Bacon: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Map888

Condition: V.g.

ND c1912. Very large folding map with two halves each folded into nine sections laid on linen. Burgany boards, gilt [mottled edges]. Full colour printing with an un-usual binding arrangement in that the northern and southern plates unfold around the boards to make a very large single map 125 x 96 cms. Scale 1:950 000. With statistical tables and diagrams to the borders. Some foxing to the rear of the folds but a nice item. This chart was later published by Richardsons of Manchester.[1916] View more info


By: Bacon, G.W.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, G.W. Bacon & Co. Ltd.: 1905

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: TS193

Condition: V.g.

ND c1905. Large colour folding map laid on 'flexible linen'. "New 'half-inch' cycling and motoring maps of England and Wales. London and South-East England ". one of eleven sheets for the whole of England and Wales 90x71 cms. Place index booklet tipped-in. The Lewisham corner of London across to the the Channel and Thames estuary. View more info