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Bournemouth. A Descriptive Guide to Bournemouth, Christchurch, Wimborne and Corfe Castle, and their interesting features. With new map and numerous illustrations. Second edition.
1 Bournemouth. A Descriptive Guide to Bournemouth, Christchurch, Wimborne and Corfe Castle, and their interesting features. With new map and numerous illustrations. Second edition.
Bournemouth. T.J.Hankinson. 1878 2nd edition. 
Size 4.75 x 7.25 inches. In green hard card covers with green cloth spine. 144pp. With 49pp of adverts. B/w engraved plates and later fold out map at back. In good condition. Spine rubbed and split resulting in the book now being in three sections, but all present. Later map loose in back. Handling marks to covers. Slight browning to endpapers. Neat inscription to front endpaper. Occasional small marks, underlinings and foxing spots. "The great success of the First Edition of this Guide enables us to send out a Second Edition of 3,000 at the end of the first twelve months from the issue of the first. The present Edition has been revised and improved, and will, it is hoped, find even more favour than its forerunner." The original map is missing and has been replaced by a later map of early Bournemouth. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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The Third Country Life Picture Book of Britain. Country Life Picture Book Series.
2 The Third Country Life Picture Book of Britain. Country Life Picture Book Series.
London. Country Life. 1952 1st edition. 
Size 9.0 x 11.5 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. With 74 b/w photo plates and four pages of advertisements at back. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; Rubbed and creased along edges with tears and small pieces missing. Price clipped). A clean and tight copy. Beautifully illustrated book of England, Wales and Scotland. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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The County Books. Suffolk., ADDISON, WILLIAM;
3 ADDISON, WILLIAM; The County Books. Suffolk.
Robert Hale. London. 1950 1st edition. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Ends of spine and corners slightly nicked/chipped. Price clipped). Inside clean and tight. Else a very clean and tight copy. With b/w photographic plates. Fold out map at back. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers Suffolk. A colourful picture of the county and people of Suffolk, illustrated with anecdotes and precise description. Chapters on Suffolk landscape, Stour, Constable, Wool, Ipswich, Deben, Alde, Ore, Blyth, Waveney, Bury St.Edmunds, Newmarket, 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The County Books. The North-East Lowlands of Scotland., ALLAN, JOHN R.;
4 ALLAN, JOHN R.; The County Books. The North-East Lowlands of Scotland.
Robert Hale. London. 1952 1st edition. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Some minor darkening to rear. Corners along top edges/spine chipped. Not price clipped). Inside pages unmarked. A very clean and tight copy. With b/w photographic plates. With fold out map at back. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers The North-East Lowlands of Scotland. Chapters include Aberdeen, Fishing Communities, Ballads, Diversions and Pastimes, Cattle Show. Includes, Dunnottar Castle, Stonehaven, Balmoral, Elgin, Spey, Inverness, Culloden, Loch Broom, Strathpeffer, Meldrum, Peterhead, Helmsdale, Wick, Braemar, Cawdor Castle, Cairngorms, Dornoch. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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England in the Days of Old., ANDREWS, William;
5 ANDREWS, William; England in the Days of Old.
William Andrews and Co. London. 1897 1st edition 
approx 8.5 x 6 inches. In blue cloth with gilt to front and spine, bevelled board edges. Top edges gilt. Floral endpapers. In very good condition., Minor rubbing to corners. Endpapers darkened. The odd minor mark inside else pages very clean and tight throughout. 279pp + cat. With b&w illustrations. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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The County Books. Hertfordshire., BEACH THOMAS, Sir WILLIAM:
6 BEACH THOMAS, Sir WILLIAM: The County Books. Hertfordshire.
Robert Hale. London. 1950 1st edition. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. With b/w photographic plates. Fold out map at back. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; In removable plastic cover. Spine slightly darkened. Small marks to covers. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers Hertfordshire. The authorís description of the county is based on his own experience of living there. He looks at the, then, new Garden Cities, and some of the people associated with the county and its history. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The County Books. Warwickshire., BURGESS, ALAN:
7 BURGESS, ALAN: The County Books. Warwickshire.
Robert Hale. London. 1950 1st edition. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. With b/w photographic plates. Fold out map at back. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; In removable plastic cover. Spine slightly darkened. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers Warwickshire. Chapters on Warwick, Rugby, Leamington, Stratford-on-Avon, Henley-in-Arden, Stoneleigh, Kenilworth, Coventry, Birmingham. Includes, Warwick Castle, Compton Wynyates, Shakespeare, Guyís Cliffe, Coventry Cathedral, Bull Ring, Cotswold Warwickshire. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The County Books. Warwickshire., BURGESS, Alan;
8 BURGESS, Alan; The County Books. Warwickshire.
Robert Hale. London. 1950 1st edition. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; A Couple of minor tears to edges, corners slightly chipped. Not price clipped). Else a very clean and tight copy. With b/w photographic plates. With fold out map at back. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers Warwickshire. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The County Books. Kent., CHURCH, RICHARD:
9 CHURCH, RICHARD: The County Books. Kent.
Robert Hale. London. 1948 1st ed. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; rear slightly darkened, ends of spine rubbed, sml tears to corners. Not price clipped). Inside pages clean and tight. Else a very clean and tight copy. With b/w photographic plates. Fold out map at back. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers Kent. The author gives a richly personal account of a pageant of two thousand years of history. Includes, Hever Castle, Penshurst Place, Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells, Hawkhurst, Sissinghurst, Romney Marsh, Scotney Castle, Dungeness, Leeds Castle, Hop Picking, Canterbury, 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Sark Discovered. The Prospect of an Island. Being a literary and pictorial record of the island of Sark, wherein is portrayed her beauties and glories, and the true essence of her ancient being. With 16 pages of photographs by Charles Bollen Blore., CLARK, LEONARD:
10 CLARK, LEONARD: Sark Discovered. The Prospect of an Island. Being a literary and pictorial record of the island of Sark, wherein is portrayed her beauties and glories, and the true essence of her ancient being. With 16 pages of photographs by Charles Bollen Blore.
J.M.Dent and Sons, Ltd.. London. 1956 1st edition. 
Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; handling marks. Slightly rubbed around edges. Not price clipped). Spine and boards part faded. Mild foxing to edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 81pp. With b/w photographs and map. The author describes the island of Sark, its history, its people and scenery. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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The County Books. The Shetland Isles., CLUNESS, ANDREW T.:
11 CLUNESS, ANDREW T.: The County Books. The Shetland Isles.
London, Robert Hale, 1951 1st edition, 
Hardback, approx 9 x 5.5 ins. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; In removable plastic cover. some minor darkening and spots to rear and rear side. Price clipped). Slight darkening and neat inscription to front endpapers, some slight darkening to last index and p110, else A very clean and tight copy. Loose newpaper articles in front. --- One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers The Shetland Isles. Chapters include Picts, Norsemen, Sagas, Folk-lore, Occupations, Recreations, Natural History, Dialect. Includes Thule, Foula, Sumburgh, Mousa, Scalloway, Lewrick, Reawick, ponies, Unst, Yell, Muckle Roe, Westerwick, Noss. With b/w photographic plates. With fold out map at back. 308pp. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The County Books. London, The Northern Reaches., COLVILLE, ROBERT:
12 COLVILLE, ROBERT: The County Books. London, The Northern Reaches.
Robert Hale. London. 1951 1st edition. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. With b/w photographic plates. Fold out map at back. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; In removable plastic cover. Spine slightly darkened. Small marks to front. . Price clipped). Slight browning to endpapers. Else a very clean and tight copy. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers London from Oxford Street, north to Hamstead, including; Camden Town, Kentish Town, Highgate, Belsize Park, Regentís Park, Holloway. The author describes the areas and notable buildings with short histories and mention of famous inhabitants. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The County Books. Yorkshire, West Riding., COOPER, LETTICE:
13 COOPER, LETTICE: The County Books. Yorkshire, West Riding.
Robert Hale. London. 1951 1st edition. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; In removable plastic cover. Some darkening and minor foxing to rear. Price clipped). Some tape marks to endpapers else A very clean and tight copy. With b/w photographic plates. Fold out map at back. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers The West Riding of Yorkshire. Using the analogy of the cloth, The chapters are, Design for Weaving, The Warp, The Woof-Historical, The Woof-Contemporary, Texture, with an appendix on West Riding Dialect. Includes Wakefield and County Administration, Tops and Noils District, Leeds and Templenewsam, South Yorkshire, Pastoral and Agricultural West Riding. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Regional Books. The Channel Shore., De SELINCOURT, AUBREY:
14 De SELINCOURT, AUBREY: The Regional Books. The Channel Shore.
Robert Hale. London. 1953 1st edition. 
In red cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. With b/w photographic plates. With map at back In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; In removable plastic cover. Small marks to covers. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. One of a set of books describing some of the identifiable regions of Britain. This volume covers The Channel Shore. The author desctibes the Channel Coast from Dover to Landís End broken into separate sections over 18 chapters. Includes Dover, Folkestone, Hastings, Beachy Head, Shoreham, Bosham, Portsmouth, Needles, Isle of Wight, Swanage, Chesil Bank, Portland, Lyme Regis, Brixham, Looe, Fowey, Helston, St.Michaelsí Mount, and much more. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The County Books. Yorkshire, East Riding. Introduction by Lord Middleton., FAIRFAX-BLAKEBOROUGH, J.:
15 FAIRFAX-BLAKEBOROUGH, J.: The County Books. Yorkshire, East Riding. Introduction by Lord Middleton.
Robert Hale. London. 1951 1st edition. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. With b/w photographic plates. Fold out map at back. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; In removable plastic cover. Spine slightly darkened. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers The East Riding of Yorkshire. Chapters include, Holderness, Wolds, Beverley, Hull, Lore, Legends, Custom and Dialect, Studs, Holderness Hunt. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The County Books. Yorkshire, East Riding., FAIRFAX-BLAKEBOROUGH, J.;
16 FAIRFAX-BLAKEBOROUGH, J.; The County Books. Yorkshire, East Riding.
Robert Hale. London. 1951 1st edition. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; Rubbing to edges and ends of spine. Some minor marks to rear. Price clipped). Inside clean and tight, A very clean and tight copy. With b/w photographic plates. Fold out map at back. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers The East Riding of Yorkshire. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Historic Britain. Britainís Heritage of Famous Places and People Through the Ages., FISHER, GRAHAM (ed):
17 FISHER, GRAHAM (ed): Historic Britain. Britainís Heritage of Famous Places and People Through the Ages.
Odhams Press Ltd. London. n.d. ca1955. 
Size 6.0 x 8.75 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 320pp. With b/w photographs and map. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along edges with small chips and tears. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. Illustrated history of Britain. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The County Books. Herefordshire., FLETCHER, H.L.V.:
18 FLETCHER, H.L.V.: The County Books. Herefordshire.
Robert Hale. London. 1948 1st edition. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Spine slightly faded, some marks to rear. Edges rubbed with some minor tears and chips to corners. Chip to fornt edge. Price clipped). Original bookseller to front. A very clean and tight copy. With b/w photographic plates. With fold out map at back. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers Herefordshire. In two sections; Town and coutry. Chapters on Hereford, Kington, Leominster, Ledbury, Ross, Wood and Stone, Charms and Cures, Devil, Sheeld and Spere, Goodere Trial, Sparrow. Includes, Wye Valley, Pembridge, Orleton, Cider, Hops, Kilpeck Church, Mansel Lacy, Woebley, Vowchurch, Abbey Dore, Mordiford, and much else. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Romantic Edinburgh. Third impression, revised., GEDDIE, JOHN:
19 GEDDIE, JOHN: Romantic Edinburgh. Third impression, revised.
Sands & Co. 1921 
8vo. In dark green cloth covers with white lettering to spine and front with colour plates pasted to front end to front of dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Spine slightly darkened. a couple of small tears to edges. Small marks. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Pencil inscription to front endpaper, “E.W.Margesson. Bought from Robert Grant & Son 126 Princes Street. Edinburgh. September 9th 1924. 9-9-24.” Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 299pp. With eight coloured and forty one b/w illustrations. Guide to Edinburgh with views of notable buildings, in and around the city, including the New Town. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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The County Books. London, The City., GOLDING, CLAUD:
20 GOLDING, CLAUD: The County Books. London, The City.
Robert Hale. London. 1951 1st edition. 
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. With b/w photographic plates. With fold out map at back. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; In removable plastic cover. Spine slightly darkened. Small marks to covers. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers The City of London. "The author has explored all its alleyways and courts, inns and taverns, historic churches and buildings. He has familiarised himself with its pomp and ceremony, and gives cogent reasons why the City should retain its rights and privileges. In the course of forty years he has acquired an affection for its ancient stones - many now, als, dissolved into rubble." Chapters on Holborn, Fleet Street, Temple, Smithfield, Bartís, Newgate, Ludgate, Cheapside, London Companies, London Bridge, Tower Hill, Rebuilding. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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