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Roman Roads in the South-East Midlands. With a foreward by I. D. Margary., 'Viatores, The'.
1 'Viatores, The'. Roman Roads in the South-East Midlands. With a foreward by I. D. Margary.
Victor Gollancz: 1964. Hardcover Very Good Good Book 
Thick demy 8vo., pp 352 of text, 145 maps, 19 pp of sections and index to p 526 and with 17 half-tones. Publisher's case gilt, edges a little freckled, dustjacket lightly speckled and chipped. A very good copy. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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Roman Roads in the South-East Midlands. With a foreward by I. D. Margary., 'Viatores, The'.
2 'Viatores, The'. Roman Roads in the South-East Midlands. With a foreward by I. D. Margary.
Victor Gollancz: 1964. Hardcover Near Fine Good Book 
Thick demy 8vo., pp 352 of text, 145 maps, 19 pp of sections and index to page 526. With 17 half-tones. Publisher's case gilt. Dustjacket has 2 small closed edge tears. Protective sleeve. A near fine copy. 
Price: 49.00 GBP
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The People's Reformation. Magistrates, Clergy, and Commons in Strasbourg, 1500-1598., ABRAY, Lorna Jane.
3 ABRAY, Lorna Jane. The People's Reformation. Magistrates, Clergy, and Commons in Strasbourg, 1500-1598.
Basil Blackwell, Oxford: 1985. Hardcover Very Good Good Book 
Small royal 8vo., pp 272. Publisher's brown bookcloth, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustjacket (faded on backstrip area), tinted endpapers. A very good copy. 
Price: 26.00 GBP
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4 ADAMNAN. Edited by William Reeves, Rector of Tynan, and Canon of Armagh. Life of Saint Columba, Founder of Hy.
Edinburgh: Edmonston and Douglas:, 1874. Hardcover Good Book 
Medium 8vo., pp clxxxiv, 385, [1] blank and with a map of modern Hy as a frontispiece and a fold-out Genealogical Table of the Early Abbots of Hy. Title-pages printed in red and black. Uncut. Publisher's green cloth, lettered and ruled in gilt, coloured endpapers. The inner hinges have cracked at sometime and have rather rudimentary repair using green cloth bookbinders tape. Text clean. Overall a decent copy. Published as volume VI of The Historians of Scotland. Adamnan was the ninth abbot of Hy (the old name for Iona). The rather scarce original edition. 
Price: 43.00 GBP
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London Illustrated 1604-1851. A Survey and Index of Topographical Books and their Plates., ADAMS, Bernard.
5 ADAMS, Bernard. London Illustrated 1604-1851. A Survey and Index of Topographical Books and their Plates.
The Library Association:, 1983. Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 
Thick large post 4to., 26 cms., pp xxxiii, [i] blank, 586, [4] blank. With a half-tone frontispiece and 50 other illustrations. Publisher's cloth, titled in gilt, tinted endpapers. A fine copy in colour pictorial dustjacket (sunned on backstrip area). Limited edition of 1,000 copies of which this is number 273. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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6 ADAMSON, John. The Noble Revolt. The Overthrow of Charles I.
Weidenfeld & Nicolson:, 2007. Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Thick elephant 8vo., pp xxii, 742, [4] blank and with many fine plates, pedigrees, maps and plans. Publisher's crimson case, pale buff tinted endpapers, gilt spine title. No dustjacket. A near fine copy. 
Price: 11.00 GBP
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Local Styles of the English Parish Church., ADDISON, Sir William.
7 ADDISON, Sir William. Local Styles of the English Parish Church.
Batsford:, 1982. Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Crown 4to., pp 192 and with 96 fine half-tone illustrations. Publisher's black case gilt in pictorial dustjacket. A fine copy. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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8 ADDYMAN, P. V. and BLACK, V. E. edited by. Archaeological Papers from York Presented to M. W. Barley.
York Archaeological Trust, York:, 1984. Soft cover Very Good Book 
A4 format, pp xiv, 208, [2]. With a portrait frontispiece of emeritus professor Barley, 99 other illustrations and also with 3 transparent acetate overlays, as called for, in pocket at end. Publisher's pictorial wrappers. A very good copy. 
Price: 21.00 GBP
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9 ADY, Cecilia M. The Bentivoglio of Bologna. A Study of Despotism.
Oxford University Press:, (1937)1969. Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 
Lithographic reprint. Demy 8vo., pp xvi, [ii] pedigree & a blank, 214. Frontispiece and 7 other plates. A fine copy in the publisher's cloth gilt. Lettered, printed dustjacket (chip out of bottom edge). 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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Kortfattet Historie Om Danmarks Konger., AGGESØN, Sven.  Designed and illustrated by Poul Sæbye.
10 AGGESØN, Sven. Designed and illustrated by Poul Sæbye. Kortfattet Historie Om Danmarks Konger.
Berlingske Bogtrykkeri, København: 1944. Soft cover Fine Book 
Crown 4to., 26 cms., pp 51, [1] blank, [1] colophon, [3] and illustrated in the text in red and black. Loose sheets, uncut, as issued with titled cover on patterned paper, all contained in a plain card folder. Printed in an edition of only 1050 copies. This is copy no. 47 of only 49 special copies for members of the Danish Bibliographical Society. A fine copy. From the collection of the Oxford scholar Eric Christiansen and with a presentation note on first blank: 'Eric with best wishes from your "countryman" Bent. Oxford. 24.10.76. 'Rare translation of a medieval history by private press during German occupation'. Eric Christiansen pers. comm. A fine copy. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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11 AIKIN, Lucy. Memoirs of the Court of King James the First.
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green:, 1823. Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Third edition. Demy 8vo., pp xvi, 444 and with a handsome engraved portrait frontispiece by W.T. Fry after Vansemer (a little light browning, tissue guard a little more so) and pp x, 413, [1] blank, [2] Longman's list, marbled edges. Half-titles present but browned on their board sides from the binding. Full polished calf with gilt rules and titling. Small scratch mark on upper board of volume II, both volumes slightly rubbed at edges. Armorial bookplates (one on lower paste-down) depicting an earl's coronet with a thistle centre above an eagle displayed. A very good set. Two volumes. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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12 AITON, E. J. The Vortex Theory of Planetary Motions.
Macdonald: London & American Elsevier: New York:, 1972. Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Small royal 8vo., pp ix, [i] blank, 282, [2] blank and with text figures. Publisher's cloth lettered in silver. Colour pictorial dustjacket. A fine copy. 'This book tells the story of the triumph of the Cartesian vortex theory and its eventual collapse in favour of Newtonianism.' Published in the series History of Science Library. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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13 AKERMAN, John Yonge and STONE, Stephen. Account of Some Remarkable Circular Trenches and of the Discovery of An Ancient British Cemetary at Stanlake, Oxon.
J. B. Nichols and Sons, Parliament Street:, 1858. Soft cover Very Good Book 
Offprint from Archaeologia, volume xxxvii. Demy 4to., 28 cms, pp [2], 8 and with 2 plates after Stone by J.Basire, lithographer. Modern light card wrappers with title label. A very good copy. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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14 AKERMAN, John Yonge. Some Account of the Possessions of the Abbey of Malmesbury in the Days of the Anglo-Saxon Kings; with Remarks on the Ancient Limits of The Forest of Braden.
Nichols & Sons for the Society of Antiquaries: 1857. Hardcover Good Book 
Large 4to., 30 cms., pp [2] title leaf, 59, [1] blank. With a large fold-out map, mounted on linen, of the possessions of the abbey at the time of the Norman Conquest, and with the Saxon names in red. With a plate (foxed) of a fragment of an ancient map from the time of Elizabeth I. Some scattered light foxing in the text. Old half crimson morocco (rubbed), marbled paper sides, gilt on deep blue decorative endpapers. With the circular book label of Basset Down House Library on upper paste-down. A good copy. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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15 ALBERY, William. With an Introduction by Hilaire Belloc. A Parliamentary History of the Ancient Borough of Horsham 1295-1885. With some account of every contested election, and so far as can be ascertained, a list of members returned.
Longmans, Green, London [etc]:, 1927. Hardcover Very Good Book 
Fat demy 8vo., pp xvi, 557, [1] blank, including a list of subscribers to the public edition. With an impressive calligraphic half-title by the author as well as portraits and many other illustrations on plates. Publisher's leaf green cloth gilt (a little faded on backstrip) Neat, small, old repair at head of lower joint, free endpapers browned. Overall a very good copy presented in a custom made dustjacket, with printed letter-piece, and protected in an archival sleeve. 
Price: 32.00 GBP
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16 ALBION, Robert Greenhalgh. Naval and Maritime History. An Annotated Bibliography.
David & Charles, Newton Abbot:, (1963) 1973. Hardcover Fine Book 
Fourth edition revised and expanded. Stout small royal 8vo., pp ix, [i] blank, 370, [2] blank. Publisher's blue case gilt. Pictorial dustjacket. A fine copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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17 ALEXANDER, J. J. G. and MARE de la, A. C. The Italian Manuscripts in the Library of Major J. R. Abbey.
Faber and Faber:, 1969. Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Copy 4to., 32 cms., pp xliv, 187, [1] blank and with a full colour frontispiece, 6 fine coloured plates and 80 plates in monochrome. Yellow top edges. Publisher's pale grey bookcloth, over boards, gilt title to upper board, gilt title over scarlet panel on backstrip, gilt. Rose-pink cartridge endpapers. Full colour pictorial dustjacket (neatly price clipped). A fine copy of a handsome production. A catalogue of some 63 manuscripts from the 12th to the late 16th century, and with a bibliography and index. 
Price: 44.00 GBP
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18 ALEXANDER, Jonathan and BINSKI, Paul (edited by). Age of Chivalry. Art in Plantagenet England 1200-1400.
Royal Accademy of Arts, in association with Weidenfeld and Nicolson:, 1987. Soft cover Very Good Book 
Thick medium 4to., pp 575, [1] blank and superbly and profusely illustrated in colour and half-tone. Flush cut in pictorial wrappers (lightly rumpled at bottom outer corners) Generally a very good copy of an excellent exhibition. The selection committee included Janet Backhouse, Paul Binski, Paul Crossley, Jane Geddes, Nigel Ramsay and Pamela Tudor-Craig to name but a few. 
Price: 17.00 GBP
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19 ALEXANDER, Michael Van Cleave. Foreward by A. L. Rowse. Charles I's Lord Treasurer. Sir Richard Weston, Earl of Portland (1577-1635).
The University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill:, 1975. Hardcover Fine Book 
Demy 8vo., pp xvi, [ii], 261, [1] blank and with a portrait frontispiece. Publisher's turquoise green cloth, titled on backstrip, vermilion tinted endpapers. No jacket. A fine copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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20 ALLEN, Brigid. (edited by). Food. An Oxford Anthology.
Oxford University Press, Oxford:, 1994. Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Demy 8vo., pp ix, [i] blank, 417, [5] blank. Publisher's black case, gilt, in glossy colour pictorial jacket. A fine bright copy. 'From royal banquets to household accounts, from the Bible to Thomas Wolfe, from the diary of a castaway to instructions for dairy maids, this appetizing collection will appeal to anyone with an interset in food.' jacket note. 
Price: 13.00 GBP
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