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Image for All round the world  :an illustrated record of voyages, travels, and adventures in all parts of the globe. With two hundred illustrations. Second series

All round the world :an illustrated record of voyages, travels, and adventures in all parts of the globe. With two hundred illustrations. Second series

By: Ainsworth W F (ed) ;

Price: £65.00

Publisher: William Collins, Sons & Co: 1871

Seller ID: 44717


xii + 810 pp inc 200 illus + 6 coloured maps, all edges gilt, half leather with raised bands and gilt decorated spine, 4to Foxing to page edges & prelims, front hinge breaking up, cover edges rubbed, front cover detached View more info

Image for Carew's Survey of Cornwall, to which are added, notes illustrative of the history and antiquities, by the late Thomas Tonkin...

Carew's Survey of Cornwall, to which are added, notes illustrative of the history and antiquities, by the late Thomas Tonkin...

By: Carew R

Price: £195.00

Publisher: J Faulder / Rees and Curtis: 1811

Seller ID: 42063


xxxix + 459pp + frontispiece, board, 4to Pages clean, slight foxing to title page, owner's label inside front cover, boards rubbed and bumped Also includes a journal or minutes of the convocation or parliament of tinners for the stannaries of Cornwall held at Truro in 1710. View more info

Topographical history of Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Middlesex, Monmouthshire: a classified collection of the chief contents of "The Gentleman's Magazine" from 1731-1868 :

By: Gomme, George Laurence ;

Price: £19.70

Publisher: Elliot Stock: 1896

Seller ID: 36665


345pp, cloth boards, gilt spine, 22.5x15cm Binding slightly pulled near back, foxing to eps, cover bumped & rubbed to edges, pp soiled to top edge View more info

Image for British topography (2 vols) :or, an historical account of what has been done for illustrating the topographical antiquities of Great Britain and Ireland

British topography (2 vols) :or, an historical account of what has been done for illustrating the topographical antiquities of Great Britain and Ireland

By: Gough, Richard

Price: £300.00

Publisher: London, T Payne and son, and J Nichols: 1780

Seller ID: 48752


Vol I: lii + 702 pp + index + index of names + 7 folding maps; Vol II: 822 pp + index + index of names + 3 folding maps. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Full leather gilt-tooled binding, 4to. Vol I front board detached, has bookplates of R P L Booker and John Bolton; Vol II both boards detached and back board missing, replaced with similar from another book. Some top edges darkened and a few pencil annotations but pages very good and binding tight apart from detached ... View more info

Image for The Ancient History of Wiltshire :Vol. I & II

The Ancient History of Wiltshire :Vol. I & II

By: Hoare, Sir Richard Colt ;

Price: £237.00

Publisher: EP Publishing Ltd.: 1975

Seller ID: 59175


2 vols, Vol I: 254pp, Vol II: 123 + 127pp, inc. frontispiece, many plates, cloth, jacket clipped, folio light foxing on top edge, Jeffrey May's bookplate inside front cover The 2 volumes now reprinted, The Ancient History of Wiltshire, were published in 1812 and 1821 respectively, and they form a self-contained division of the work, dealing with prehistoric and Roman periods. View more info

Image for From the Thames to the Tamar; :A Summer on the South Coast.

From the Thames to the Tamar; :A Summer on the South Coast.

By: L'Estrange, The Rev. A. G. ;

Price: £27.00

Publisher: Hurst and Blackett, Publishers: 1873

Seller ID: 51070


viii + 341pp, inc. b/w frontispiece, cloth, embossed decorations on cover, imprint on spine, deckle top edge, 8vo corners & edges frayed, front hinge slightly pulled, frontispiece & title page with damp stain on top edge, light foxing on prelims View more info

Image for A view of Spain (Vol II) :comprising a descriptive itinerary of each province, and a general statistical account of the country...translated from the French

A view of Spain (Vol II) :comprising a descriptive itinerary of each province, and a general statistical account of the country...translated from the French

By: Laborde, Alexander de

Price: £47.00

Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme: 1809

Seller ID: 49501


vii + 511 pp, full tree leather with red and green spine labels, 8vo Stamp of Reading Room, St Agnes, Scilly.Occasional foxing to pages. Cover worn around spine, corners bumped. Second of five volumes. Covers Andalusia, Murcia, Aragon, Navarre, Biscay and its cantons, Asturias, Galicia, Leon. View more info

Image for Berkshire (extracted from Lyson's 'Magna Britannia') :

Berkshire (extracted from Lyson's 'Magna Britannia') :

By: Lyson, Daniel & Samuel ;

Price: £77.00

Publisher: Cadell and Davies: 1806

Seller ID: 51021


Part 2 of Volume 1, pp 159-742 with half-title, double-page map and 18 plates. Deckle edges, unfinished quarter leather binding with rulings around spine, quarto. Bookseller's description pasted onto flyleaf, owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Pages adjacent to plates more heavily foxed. Boards corners rubbed and bumped. Spine crumbling top and bottom. View more info

Image for Magna Britannia (Vol I Part III, Buckinghamshire) :Being a concise topographical account of the several counties of Great Britain

Magna Britannia (Vol I Part III, Buckinghamshire) :Being a concise topographical account of the several counties of Great Britain

By: Lyson, Daniel & Samuel ;

Price: £77.00

Publisher: T Cadell and W Davies: 1813

Seller ID: 51028


pp 449-728 + errata, XIII plates including double page map, plate VI hand coloured. Half leather with raised bands. 4to. Occasional foxing, heavier around plates. Cover rubbed around edges. View more info

Image for Magna Britannia (Vol II Part II) :being a concise topographical account of the several counties of Great Britain: Vol II Part II containing the County Palatine of Chester

Magna Britannia (Vol II Part II) :being a concise topographical account of the several counties of Great Britain: Vol II Part II containing the County Palatine of Chester

By: Lysons D and Lysons S ;

Price: £147.00

Publisher: T. Cadell & W. Davies: 1810

Seller ID: 49284


[iv] + map + pp 298-889 + [2] + XXXV plates, all edges gilt, rebound in half leather with marbled boards and endpapers and red spine labels, large 4to Owner's signature to flyleaf, light discolouration to page edges, both hinges cracked. View more info

Image for The scenery, antiquities, and biography, of South Wales (2 vols) :materials collected during two excursions in the year 1803

The scenery, antiquities, and biography, of South Wales (2 vols) :materials collected during two excursions in the year 1803

By: Malkin, Benjamin Heath ;

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme: 1807

Seller ID: 49498


Vol I: frontispiece, xi + 473 pp, Vol II: frontispiece, 555 pp, possibly quarter leather, 8vo Ex libary with inscriptions in both. Vol I front cover missing, Vol II front cover has label of South Devon Library and inside front cover a rubber stamp of Reading Room, St Agnes, Scilly. Remains of both volumes' covers are shabby with paper layers peeling off. Page edges darkened but very good inside both vols. View more info

Image for A General itinerary of England and Wales, with part of Scotland :containing all the direct, and principal cross roads to every city and market town...Arranged on a new plan...with three copious indexes...

A General itinerary of England and Wales, with part of Scotland :containing all the direct, and principal cross roads to every city and market town...Arranged on a new plan...with three copious indexes...

By: Ogilvy, David ;

Price: £90.00

Publisher: G & J Robinson et al: 1804

Seller ID: 54110


vii, [80], 594, [54] pp, folding map, paper and board binding, pages untrimmed, 8vo. Map has 4 inch tear from hinge. Cover worn, torn and marked. View more info

Image for Owen's New Book of Roads :or, a description of the roads of Great Britain. Being a companion to Owen's Complete Book of Fairs

Owen's New Book of Roads :or, a description of the roads of Great Britain. Being a companion to Owen's Complete Book of Fairs

By: Owen W ;

Price: £87.00

Publisher: W Owen: 1782

Seller ID: 49292


Folding map + Index [unpaginated] + 228 pp, half leather with marbled boards, green leather spinie label, 12mo Scattered light foxing to pages, folding map has 4cm tear at joint repaired with invisible tape, front hinge shows degradation and bookworm hole, cover rubbed all over with leather front hinge split at spine, remains of round paper label to top left corner of front cover View more info

Image for A new and accurate description of all the direct and principal  cross roads in England and Wales, and part of the roads of Scotland :

A new and accurate description of all the direct and principal cross roads in England and Wales, and part of the roads of Scotland :

By: Paterson D ;

Price: £170.00

Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, and Faden: 1811

Seller ID: 49297


Fifteenth edi, xvi + 67 + 540 pp + 8 folding maps, full buff calf with red spine label, 8vo Main map torn at corners of folds, tanning to first and last pages, cover rubbed and marked esp. to spine View more info

Image for History of the County of Bute, and families connected therewith :

History of the County of Bute, and families connected therewith :

By: Reid, John Eaton ;

Price: £297.00

Publisher: Thomas Murray: 1864

Seller ID: 52704


288pp incl. map and 2 woodcuts + 8 photographic plates (7 with tissue guards), lacks photolithograph at end of text. Blue cloth, blind stamped margins to both covers and impressed gilt details on spine, 4to. Covers and spine edge scuffed, front cover a little weak at the top. Bookplate on endpaper and single stamp on title page of 'Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow'. Some foxing to prelims. and adjacent pages and occasionally and randomly throughout. A comprehensiv... View more info