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Image for Roman Roads in the South-East Midlands. With a foreward by I. D. Margary.

Roman Roads in the South-East Midlands. With a foreward by I. D. Margary.

By: 'Viatores, The'.

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: 1964., 0

Seller ID: 1131


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. View more info

Image for Roman Roads in the South-East Midlands. With a foreward by I. D. Margary.

Roman Roads in the South-East Midlands. With a foreward by I. D. Margary.

By: 'Viatores, The'.

Price: £49.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: 1964., 0

Seller ID: 3557


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. View more info

Image for The People's Reformation. Magistrates, Clergy, and Commons in Strasbourg, 1500-1598.

The People's Reformation. Magistrates, Clergy, and Commons in Strasbourg, 1500-1598.

By: ABRAY, Lorna Jane.

Price: £26.00

Publisher: Basil Blackwell, Oxford: 1985., 0

Seller ID: 4374


Small royal 8vo., pp 272. Publisher's brown bookcloth, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustjacket (faded on backstrip area), tinted endpapers. A very good copy. View more info

Life of Saint Columba, Founder of Hy.

By: ADAMNAN. Edited by William Reeves, Rector of Tynan, and Canon of Armagh.

Price: £43.00

Publisher: Edinburgh: Edmonston and Douglas:, 1874., 0

Seller ID: 5821


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. ... View more info

The Noble Revolt. The Overthrow of Charles I.

By: ADAMSON, John.

Price: £11.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson:, 2007., 0

Seller ID: 5503


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. View more info

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Local Styles of the English Parish Church.

By: ADDISON, Sir William.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Batsford:, 1982., 0

Seller ID: 1428


Crown 4to., pp 192 and with 96 fine half-tone illustrations. Publisher's black case gilt in pictorial dustjacket. A fine copy. View more info

Archaeological Papers from York Presented to M. W. Barley.

By: ADDYMAN, P. V. and BLACK, V. E. edited by.

Price: £21.00

Publisher: York Archaeological Trust, York:, 1984., 0

Seller ID: 3585


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. View more info

The Bentivoglio of Bologna. A Study of Despotism.

By: ADY, Cecilia M.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press:, (1937)1969., 0

Seller ID: 4895


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). View more info

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Kortfattet Historie Om Danmarks Konger.

By: AGGESØN, Sven. Designed and illustrated by Poul Sæbye.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Berlingske Bogtrykkeri, København: 1944., 0

Seller ID: 006158


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: 'E... View more info

Memoirs of the Court of King James the First.

By: AIKIN, Lucy.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green:, 1823., 0

Seller ID: 1615


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 l... View more info

The Vortex Theory of Planetary Motions.

By: AITON, E. J.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Macdonald: London & American Elsevier: New York:, 1972., 0

Seller ID: 4226


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. View more info

Account of Some Remarkable Circular Trenches and of the Discovery of An Ancient British Cemetary at Stanlake, Oxon.

By: AKERMAN, John Yonge and STONE, Stephen.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: J. B. Nichols and Sons, Parliament Street:, 1858., 0

Seller ID: 3465


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. View more info

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.

By: AKERMAN, John Yonge.

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Nichols & Sons for the Society of Antiquaries: 1857., 0

Seller ID: 006011


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... View more info

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.

By: ALBERY, William. With an Introduction by Hilaire Belloc.

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green, London [etc]:, 1927., 0

Seller ID: 4851


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 sle... View more info

Naval and Maritime History. An Annotated Bibliography.

By: ALBION, Robert Greenhalgh.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: David & Charles, Newton Abbot:, (1963) 1973., 0

Seller ID: 2854


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. View more info

The Italian Manuscripts in the Library of Major J. R. Abbey.

By: ALEXANDER, J. J. G. and MARE de la, A. C.

Price: £44.00

Publisher: Faber and Faber:, 1969., 0

Seller ID: 5746


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 cen... View more info

Age of Chivalry. Art in Plantagenet England 1200-1400.

By: ALEXANDER, Jonathan and BINSKI, Paul (edited by).

Price: £17.00

Publisher: Royal Accademy of Arts, in association with Weidenfeld and Nicolson:, 1987., 0

Seller ID: 3123


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. View more info

Charles I's Lord Treasurer. Sir Richard Weston, Earl of Portland (1577-1635).

By: ALEXANDER, Michael Van Cleave. Foreward by A. L. Rowse.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill:, 1975., 0

Seller ID: 5572


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. View more info

Food. An Oxford Anthology.

By: ALLEN, Brigid. (edited by).

Price: £13.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Oxford:, 1994., 0

Seller ID: 5059


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. View more info

Metal Bowls of the Late-Celtic and Anglo-Saxon Periods.

By: ALLEN, J. Romilly.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Printed by Nichols & Sons for the Society of Antiquaries of London:, 1898., 0

Seller ID: 5923


Extract from Archaeologia, second series volume VI. Small royal 4to., 30 cms, pp 39-56 (short tear in fore-margin of first leaf not affecting printed area and with a thin, linear water stain at top edge of first few leaves). With 7 attractive figures in the text. Drop title. Sewn in hand-marbled wrappers with contrasting printed title label to upper cover. A good copy. View more info