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THE ONLY ENGLISH PROCLAMATION OF HENRY III

By: Ellis, Alexander J.

Price: $174.81

Publisher: London, Asher and Co.: 1868

Order Number: 12594

Condition: Very Good


Wear and chipping to extremities. Binding loose in spots. Chipping & small pieces missing to wraps; The Proclamation of 1258 to which is added the Cuckoo song and the Prisoner's Prayer ; 8vo; 135 pages View more info

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AN ACCOUNT OF THE SCAPA SOCIETY

By: Evans, Richardson

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Company Ltd.: 1926

Order Number: 502

Condition: Very Good-


Some waterstains to boards. Foxing to first few pages and edges ; Society for checking the advance of public advertisement. A history of the movement, and its philosophy; 8vo; 374 pages View more info

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THE ROADMENDER

By: Fairless, Michael

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co.: 1922

Order Number: 7833

Condition: Very Good-


Front board separating from spine. Description of the book taped into front free endpaper. ; B&W photos tipped in. Bound in 3/4 leather boards with gilt spine lettering and 5 raised bands. Beautiful marbled endpapers. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 121 pages View more info

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THE LIFE AND TIMES OF CHARLES II

By: Falkus, Christopher

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company: 1972

Order Number: 18491

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


A profusely illustrated biography ; 8vo; 223 pages View more info

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CHANNEL ISLAND HOPPING A Handbook for the Independent Traveller

By: Fane-Gladwin, Mary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Sphere Books Limited: 1982

Order Number: 18917

ISBN: 0722138164

Condition: Very Good+


8vo; 267 pages View more info

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HISTORIC BRITAIN Britain's Heritage of Famous Places and People through the Ages

By: Fisher, Graham [editor]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Odhams Books: N.D.

Order Number: 16491

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear and chipping to DJ; With over 200 photographs, a concise yet detailed history of Great Britain, always exciting, always interesting, sometimes grim. Undated, circa early-mid 1960s ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 320 pages View more info

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THE BRITISH EMPIRE

By: Fox, Frank (Sir)

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1929

Order Number: 8441

Condition: Very Good+


Boards lightly worn and faded ; 32 illustrations from watercolors ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 200 pages View more info

Image for FOOT-LOOSE IN THE BRITISH ISLES Being a Desultory and Not Too Serious Account of Sixteen Months of Living in England and Peregrinating Hither and Yon Throughout Great Britain

FOOT-LOOSE IN THE BRITISH ISLES Being a Desultory and Not Too Serious Account of Sixteen Months of Living in England and Peregrinating Hither and Yon Throughout Great Britain

By: Franck, Harry A.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1932

Order Number: 7950

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light shelf wear and slight staining to DJ. ; Whimsical account of a sixteen-month trip to the UK. Reprint originally published by the Century Company. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 426 pages View more info

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THE ENGLISH

By: Frost, David and Jay, Anthony

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Stein & Day: 1968

Order Number: 409

Condition: Very Good


Daily life in England with chapters like: The Classless Society, Getting Around, Figures of Authority, The Religion of Medicine, Politics and Money etc. View more info

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THE IDYLLIC AVON Being a Simple Description of the Avon from Tewkesbury to Above Stratford-On-Avon, with Songs & Pictures of the River and its Neighbourhood

By: Garrett, John Henry

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 470

Condition: Very Good


Boards with minor rubbing to extremities. Light foxing to endpapers ; Dark blue boards with gilt lettering and gilt design of a cathedral. Top edge gilt. 87 photos and 2 maps ; 8vo; 268 pages View more info

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WALSINGHAM The History of a Famous Shrine

By: Gillett, H. M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Burns Oates & Washbourne Ltd: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18933

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ price clipped and with light chipping and one open tear. Former owner's name on front free endpaper; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 102 pages View more info

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FROM GORING HOUSE TO BUCKINGHAM PALACE Our Royal Residence from the Earliest Times and the Famous People Connected with It

By: Goring, O. G.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Rockliff: 1953

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 18945

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


INSCRIBED by the author: "Some interesting facts about a famous house. O. G. Goring". ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 174 pages View more info

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LANCASHIRE

By: Greenwood, Walter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lonon, Robert Hale Limited: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18974

Condition: Very Good


Spine sunned. Former owner's name on front free endpaper ; Detailed descriptions of the England countryside. Rear fold out map ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 303 pages View more info

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THE VICTORIANS BY THE SEA

By: Grey, Howard & Stuart, Graham

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Academy Editions: 1973

Order Number: 16587

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to price clipped DJ; 132 early photos illustrate the transition of the British seaside from fisherman's livelihood to province of the wealthy to recreation for the masses; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 112 pages View more info

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THE ARTHURIAN EPIC A Comparative Study of the Cambrian, Breton, and Anglo-Norman Versions of the Story and Tennyson's Idylls of the King

By: Gurteen, S. Humphreys

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Haskell House: 1965

Order Number: 16728

Condition: Very Good+


Originally published 1895. The history and place in the literary canon of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round table ; 8vo; 437 pages View more info

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WESSEX

By: Harper, Charles G.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1911

Order Number: 10546

Condition: Very Good


Spine faded. Boards with rubbing to corners. Occasional light foxing, but not affecting text or plates ; 12 illustrations from watercolors; Beautiful Britain; 8vo; 64 pages View more info

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STONEHENGE DECODED

By: Hawkins, Gerald S. ; White John B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company: 1965

Order Number: 514

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Light wear and chipping to price clipped DJ. ; An astronomer examines on of the great puzzlesof the ancient world; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 202 pages View more info

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STONEHENGE DECODED

By: Hawkins, Gerald S. ; White John B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company: 1965

Order Number: 18975

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ; An astronomer examines on of the great puzzlesof the ancient world; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 202 pages View more info

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STONEHENGE DECODED

By: Hawkins, Gerald S. ; White John B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company: 1965

Order Number: 18976

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ; An astronomer examines on of the great puzzlesof the ancient world; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 202 pages View more info

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LECTURES ON THE ENGLISH COMIC WRITERS

By: Hazlitt, William

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New-york, Wiley and Putnam: 1845

Order Number: 13641

Condition: Very Good-


Wear to extremities with chipping to spine ends. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. A few pages uncut ; Shakespeare, Hogarth, Jonson, etc.; 8vo; 255,vi pages View more info

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THE INNS OF COURT

By: Headlam, Cecil

Price: $160.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1909

Order Number: 8085

Condition: Very Good+


Gilt spine lettering a bit faded. Tiny tear to outer hinge covering. Former owner's name on front endpaper. Half title page browned ; Red boards with gilt lettering. 20 tissue guarded plates from watercolors by the famous artist Gordon Home; Color Illustrations; 8vo; viii, 211 pages View more info

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EXETER

By: Heath, Sidney

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son Limited:

Order Number: 18918

Condition: Very Good


Spine a bit browned. ; A charming book with watercolors by Ernest Haslehust. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 64 pages View more info

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NORTHUMBERLAND

By: Herbert, Agnes

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 353

Condition: Very Good


First and last few pages browned. Edges very lightly foxed. Small label on front free endpaper ; 24 plates from watercolors by A. Heaton Cooper; 8vo; viii, 238 pages View more info

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ROBERTS' CHESTER GUIDE

By: Hicklin, John

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Chester, Hugh Roberts: 1858

Order Number: 12336

Condition: Very Good+


Slight wear to extremities with two small corner pieces chipped off covers; With a good-sized advertising section and an insurance company ad tipped to the inside back cover. Large beautiful fold-out with a color bird's eye view of the city ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 108 pages View more info

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CUSTOMS AND TRADITIONS OF ENGLAND

By: Hogg, Garry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Arco Publishing Company: 1971

Order Number: 7857

ISBN: 0668024909

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Shelf wear and small open tears to DJ; A writeup and a pic on the facing page about some of England's more esoteric traditions, including swan upping, fenny poppers, punky night, and hot-penny scrambling. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 112 pages View more info

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CUSTOMS AND TRADITIONS OF ENGLAND

By: Hogg, Garry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Arco Publishing Company: 1971

Order Number: 13867

ISBN: 0668024909

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear and one closed tear to DJ ; A writeup and a pic on the facing page about some of England's more esoteric traditions, including swan upping, fenny poppers, punky night, and hot-penny scrambling. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 112 pages View more info

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PRIORIES AND ABBEYS OF ENGLAND

By: Hogg, Garry

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Groombridge, Sussex, Private Printing: N.D.

Order Number: 18964

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with slight dampstaining to one corner. Slight foxing to first few pages; Beautiful photogravures and descriptions of abbeys or whatever is left of it ; 8vo; 108 pages View more info

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FROM THE NORTH FORELAND TO PENZANCE

By: Holland, Clive

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Duffield & Company: 1908

Order Number: 495

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light edgewear. Front hinge weakening. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. ; Top edge gilt. Decorative boards with gilt pictorial decoration and gilt lettering; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 334 pages View more info

WESSEX

By: Holland, Clive

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Montreal, Cambridge Corporation, Limited:

Edition: Royal canadian edition

Order Number: 6580

Condition: Very Good


Significant shelf wear to spine and extremities; Top edge gilt. Fold-out map in rear; Beautiful Britain; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 280 pages View more info

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OLD BRIGHTON

By: Hollingdale, Eileen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norwich, George Nobbis Publishing: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 530

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ price clipped and with light shelfwear; A collection of more than 100 b&w illustrations, each with detailed description ; 4to; 127 pages View more info