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English Church Craftsmanship. An Introduction to the Work of the Mediaeval Period and some Account of Later Developments. The “British Heritage” Series., BATSFORD / CROSSLEY, FRED H:
1 BATSFORD / CROSSLEY, FRED H: English Church Craftsmanship. An Introduction to the Work of the Mediaeval Period and some Account of Later Developments. The “British Heritage” Series.
B.T.Batsford 1947 (2nd.). 
Blue cloth. Some slight foxing inside, else very good in very good dustwrapper designed by PHILIP GOUGH (dw: ends of spine sl. rubbed ). Col. frontis.& 2234b/w plates. 120 pp. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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English Medieval Castles. (The New Heritage Series)., BROWN, R.ALLEN:
2 BROWN, R.ALLEN: English Medieval Castles. (The New Heritage Series).
Batsford. 1954 1st edition. 
Tall 8vo. In dark green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; In removable plastic wrapper. Spine slightly darkened. Small tear to front top edge. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 208pp. With b/w photoplates and plans. With map and index. Well documented account of the origins, development, construction and purpose of castles. Concise survey of castles from the Norman period through to the 16th century. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The English Townsman. As He Was and As He Is., BURKE, THOMAS:
3 BURKE, THOMAS: The English Townsman. As He Was and As He Is.
B. T. Batsford. 1946 1st edition. 
Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With pictorial dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly dakened and rubbed at ends. Not price clipped). Minor mark to endpaper. Else a very clean and tight copy. 151pp. 2 colour & 96 b/w plates. Text illustrations by R. Doyle & R. Cruikshank. From medieval times up to the present the author presents an enthusiastic support for the way of life of the English Townsman, from a mid 20th.c.viewpoint. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Spirit of London. Revised by Raymond Mortimer. The British Heritage Series, COHEN-PORTHEIM, PAUL;
4 COHEN-PORTHEIM, PAUL; The Spirit of London. Revised by Raymond Mortimer. The British Heritage Series
London, B. T. Batsford, 1937 2nd edition 
Hardback, in light yellow cloth covers with dark blue lettering. In illustrated dustwrapper. B&W photo illustrated endpapers. In good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; in removable plastic cover. Some fading and rubbing to edges, some spots and marks. Not price clipped). Darkening and spots to outer edges. Some light foxing to pages inside. Else a clean and tight copy. 114pp. Colour frontis and 94 b/w photo plates. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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A Guide to Prehistoric Scotland., FEACHEM, RICHARD:
5 FEACHEM, RICHARD: A Guide to Prehistoric Scotland.
B.T.Batsford Ltd. London. 1963 1st edition. 
Size 6.0 x 9.0 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly rubbed at top end. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 223pp. With b/w photographs and line drawings in text. Each chapter has a separate introduction, followed by fully annotated alphabetical lists. Headings include, Early Settlements, Chambered Tombs, Henge Monuments, Hill Forts and Settlements, Brochs, Pictish Symbol Stones. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Bristol Cream., HARRISON, GODFREY:
6 HARRISON, GODFREY: Bristol Cream.
B.T.Batsford. 1955 
In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; in removable plastic cover. Spine slightly darkened. Small marks to back. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 162pp. With colour frontis and b/w photographs with engravings. The story of the Harvey family’s connection with the wine trade in Bristol during some 130 years, and of the firm whose history goes back further still. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Windsor and Eton. British Cities and Towns., HILL, B.J.W.:
7 HILL, B.J.W.: Windsor and Eton. British Cities and Towns.
B.T.Batsford Ltd. London. 1957 1st edition. 
Tall 8vo. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. Blue endpapers. With pictorial dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded with small chips and tears at ends. Price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. Inscription to first blank page, dated 1957. 199pp. With 35 b/w photographs and illustrations. Guidebook and history of Windsor and Eton. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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A History of British Mountaineering, IRVING, R. L.:
8 IRVING, R. L.: A History of British Mountaineering
London B. T. Batsford Ltd. 1955 1st edition. 
Hardback. 9 x 6 inches. In blue cloth covers with black lettering to spine. Top edges blued. In very good condition. Corners bumped, spine darkened, scratch mark to front and mark to spine. Slight browning to endpapers. Some light foxing to outer page edges. Else a very clean and tight copy. The history of British mountaineers from the eighteenth century to the ascent of Everest in 1953. Stories of the men and the mountains they climbed. 240pp. 65 b&w photo plates. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Baroque in Spain and Portugal., LEES-MILNE, JAMES:
9 LEES-MILNE, JAMES: Baroque in Spain and Portugal.
B.T.Batsford. 1960 (1st.) 
Tall 8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; in removable plastic cover. Slightly marked. Not price clipped). Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 224pp. With b/w plates and line drawings. Starting in the sixteenth-century, the author begins to survey the Iberian Baroque with the Plateresque in Spain and the Manoeline in Portugal, and continues on until, over two hundred years later, he reaches the High Baroque conclusion of Castile, Seville and Granada, and the Rococo decadence of eighteenth-century Portugal. Between these points he has examined some architectural and sculptural masterpieces of astonishing quality and individuality. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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10 Little, Bryan: English Historic Architecture
Batsford 1964 1st Edition 
Bound in original red cloth with gilt on spine. With dustwrapper. 256pp. Prof. ills. with b/w illustrations and photo plates throughout. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (faded to spine, chipped and with small tears arouns edges. Marks on back). Not price clipped. Inside clean and tight. No inscriptions or other marks. Interesting book telling the development of Englandís building achievements from Saxon times to 1914. Detailed text and photos. Learn how to appreciate how one style differed from another and also why men built in such different ways. Also a study of the political, social, and economic factors. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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In a Strange Land., O’DONOGHUE, JOHN:
11 O’DONOGHUE, JOHN: In a Strange Land.
B.T.Batsford. 1958 1st edition. 
In red cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; in removable plastic cover. Spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 218pp. The personal account of a man from rural Ireland who came to England to work in 1943. He writes fluently of his experiences and of the people he met. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Exploring Urban History. Sources for Local Historians., PORTER, STEPHEN:
12 PORTER, STEPHEN: Exploring Urban History. Sources for Local Historians.
London. B T Batsford. 1990 1st edition. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 160pp. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; top edge slightly creased. Price clipped). A clean and tight copy. The sources available for studying the history of towns and cities are both extensive and diverse. Stephen Porter here presents a guide to where the relevant primary source materials and secondary works are mostly readily available, how to interpret them once found and how far to accept the evidence they produce. The period covered stretches from the Tudors to the early 20th century, during which time there were significant changes in both the scale of towns and the recording of information. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Portugal and Madeira., SITWELL, SACHEVERELL:
13 SITWELL, SACHEVERELL: Portugal and Madeira.
B.T.Batsford. 1954 1st edition. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; In removable plastic cover. Slightly rubbed along top edge. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 237pp. Colour frontis & b/w plates. Map. The author writes about the Portugal and Madeira. He describes the architecture and landscape, the costumes and people, the customs, food and drink. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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