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Whitehaven an illustrated history.

By: HAY, DANIEL:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Michael Moon. 1979:

Seller ID: 68459


Size 8.25 x 11.5 inches. In illustrated limp card covers with matching dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 215pp. With b/w photographs. Illustrated history of the port of Whitehaven in Cumbria. View more info

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The Hills of Lakeland. With sixteen plates in colour thirty six plates in monochrome and two maps by the Author.

By: HEATON COOPER, W.:

Price: £18.00

Publisher: F.Warne & Co. 1946 2nd edition.:

Seller ID: 71338


Size 7.25 x 9.75 inches. In grey cloth covers with gilt to spine and maroon lettering to front. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded and bumped at ends. Small marks to boards. Neat inscription pasted to front endpaper, dated 1948. Slight browning to endpapers. Colour plates clean and bright. A clean and tight copy. 124pp. With colour and b/w plates and two maps. Originally published in 1938. The author describes and illustrates the hills and mountains of the Lake... View more info

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Natural History of the Lake District.

By: HERVEY, Canon G.A.K. & BARNES, J.A.G.:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co 1970 1st edition:

Seller ID: 52913


Bound in original green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (top edge a little rubbed with small chips to top of spine). Front hinge slightly cracked by half title page. Else a clean tight copy. 230pp. Prof. ills. with b/w and colour photographs, line drawings and maps. With colour maps to endpapers. In this book, a team of naturalists who know both the area and their subject intimately have shared their kn... View more info

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The Bulwark Shore. Thanet and the Cinque Ports.

By: HILLIER, CAROLINE:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Eyre Methuen 1980 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 54301


Very good in very good pict. dustwrapper Map on endpapers. Many photo. ills. by John Mosley. Some maps. 317 pp. View more info

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God is Not Great. The Case Against Religion.

By: HITCHENS, CHRISTOPHER:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Atlantic Books. 2007 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 74028


Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Black endpapers. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 307pp. With b/w frontis. The author argues against religion in general and argues for a more secular way of living. View more info

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The Ancient History of Wiltshire. In Two Volumes. Introduction by Jack Simmons and D.D.A. Simpson. In Two Volumes.

By: HOARE, SIR RICHARAD COLT:

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, E. P. Publishing Ltd. 1975 1st thus (Republished from the 1821 edition.):

Seller ID: 80489


2 vols. Large hardback,14 x 10 inches. In dark green cloth with gilt lettering to spines. In glossy light-yellow dustwrappers with b&W illustrations to fronts. In very good near fine conditions. (DW’s with some very minor rubbing to edges. Corners are price clipped.) Else an excellent clean and tight set. 254 + 123 & 127pp. (+ indices.) Illustrated with full-page B&W plates and folding maps. Classical County Histories. General editor: J. Simmons. This i... View more info

Image for The History of Modern Wiltshire; Or, The Modern History of South Wiltshire. (The History of Modern Wiltshire.) Six Volumes Bound in Twelve Parts. Vol.1, pt.1 Hundred of Mere. Vol.1, pt.2 Hundred of Meylesbury. Vol.2, pt.1 Hundred of Branch & Dole. Vol.2 pt.2 Everley, Ambresbury, & Underditch. Vol.3 Hundred of Westbury, Warminster, South Damerham & Cawdon. Vol.4, pt.1 Hundred of Dunworth. Vol.4 pt.2 Hundred of Chalk. Vol.5, pt.1 Alderbury. Vol.5, pt.2 Hundred of Frustfield. Vol.6, pts.1 & 2; City of Salisbury.

The History of Modern Wiltshire; Or, The Modern History of South Wiltshire. (The History of Modern Wiltshire.) Six Volumes Bound in Twelve Parts. Vol.1, pt.1 Hundred of Mere. Vol.1, pt.2 Hundred of Meylesbury. Vol.2, pt.1 Hundred of Branch & Dole. Vol.2 pt.2 Everley, Ambresbury, & Underditch. Vol.3 Hundred of Westbury, Warminster, South Damerham & Cawdon. Vol.4, pt.1 Hundred of Dunworth. Vol.4 pt.2 Hundred of Chalk. Vol.5, pt.1 Alderbury. Vol.5, pt.2 Hundred of Frustfield. Vol.6, pts.1 & 2; City of Salisbury.

By: HOARE, Sir Richard Colt:

Price: £5,500.00

Publisher: London, John Bowyer and John Gough Nichols, 1822:

Seller ID: 80366


6 volumes bound in 12 parts. Large folio size; approx 19 x 14 inches. In fine Deluxe calf leather bindings by “F. Bedford.” Twin red leather spine labels lettered in gilt, raised banding and gilt decorations to spines, gilt paneled boards, with gilt inner dentelles. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. In very good conditions. Some minor handling marks to covers, some scratches and marks to boards, some rubbing to edges, corners a little bumped, spines rubbed w... View more info

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The Register of William Edington Bishop of Winchester, 1346-1366

By: Hockey, S.F.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Hampshire County Council 1986:

Seller ID: 75283


Original green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. Very good condition, with very good dustwrapper. Slight rubbing to bottom of spine. Not price clipped. 317pp. The Register is a chronicle of the administration of the diocese. Includes information on disposition of clergy, dispensations and matrimonial disputes. The period covers the Black Death and war with France. View more info

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A History of Appleby County Town of Westmorland.

By: HOLDGATE, MARTIN:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: J.Whitehead & Son. Appleby. 1970:

Seller ID: 55568


In red cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; small marks to back. Not price clipped). Owner’s inscription on front endpaper. A clean and tight copy. 90pp. Ills. with b/w line drawings in text and plates with map. History of Appleby, published before the reorganisation of 1972. View more info

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Appleby. A History of the County Town of Westmorland.

By: HOLDGATE, MARTIN:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: J.Whitehead & Son (Appleby) Ltd.. 1970 2nd edition.:

Seller ID: 58524


Tall 8vo. In red cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Small mark to front. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 90pp. Ills. with b/w line drawings in text and plates with map. History of Appleby, published before the reorganisation of 1972. View more info

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The County Books. The Channel Islands.

By: HOOKE, Wilfred D.;

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Robert Hale. London. 1953 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 75129


In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Some rubbing to edges and corners. Price clipped/torn.). Owners bookplate to front endpaper. Else a very clean and tight copy. With b/w photographic plates. With fold out map at back. View more info

Image for Brewood Some motes on the history of Brewood in Staffordshire, with an account of the escape of Charles II after the Battle of Worcester on 3rd September 1651.

Brewood Some motes on the history of Brewood in Staffordshire, with an account of the escape of Charles II after the Battle of Worcester on 3rd September 1651.

By: HOROVITZ, David:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Stafford, Horovitz / The Self Publishing Association, 1992 2nd:

Seller ID: 80230


Hardback, 9.5 x 6.5 inches. Black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with very good dustwrap (DW some minor rubbing to edges.) Neat pencil inscription to endpaper “Boscobel 1997.” Else a very clean and tight copy. 416pp. Illustrated with many B&W photographs and illustrations. View more info

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The History, Antiquities and Topography of the County of Sussex. In Two Volumes.

By: HORSFIELD Thomas Walker:

Price: £350.00

Publisher: Lewes, Baxter, 1835 (1st.):

Seller ID: 78710


2 volumes. Large hardbacks, 4to. (13 x 10 ins). Quarter bound calf leather bindings, spines with twin black leather labels lettered in gilt, with gilt decoration and banding. Marbled paper boards. Plain endpapers. In very good conditions. Vol.1 spine darkened. Edges and corners rubbed. Some bumps to corners. Rubbing and small chips/cracks to leather on spine of vol.1., some small chips to labels. Rear hinge cracked on vol.1. Some minor darkening and foxing to edges of pl... View more info

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Local History in England.

By: HOSKINS,W.G:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Longman 1970 (8th.impr.).:

Seller ID: 50751


Grey cloth gt. Very good in very good pict. dustwrapper 9 photo. plates, some maps. 196 pp., including appendices, additional reference, and index. CONTENTS: The Local Historian Today / English Local Historians / The old communities / Parish, Manor and Land / Church, Chapel, and School / Towns: Topography / Towns: social and Economic History / Fieldwork: The Landscape / Fieldwork: Buildings / Health, Disease, and Population / Some special Tasks / Writing and Publishing. View more info

Image for The Rural Life of England. Second Edition, Corrected and Revised. With illustrations on wood by BEWICK and S. WILLIAMS.

The Rural Life of England. Second Edition, Corrected and Revised. With illustrations on wood by BEWICK and S. WILLIAMS.

By: HOWITT, WILLIAM:

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Orme, Brown, Green & Longmans, 1840 2nd edition:

Seller ID: 77560


Hardback, 9.5 x 6 inches. Green cloth with gilt lettering and design to spine, and blind embossed decoration to boards. Yellow endpapers. In very good condition. Corners a little bumped and rubbed, minor rubbing to edges, spine faded and darkened, edges of boards a little faded, a couple of small marks to cloth. Some darkening and spots to endpapers, bookplate and inscription “G.R.G.” and “David Norwood, Bradfield,” to front. A couple of minor spo... View more info

Image for Craven. An Illustrated Guide to the Curiosities of Craven.

Craven. An Illustrated Guide to the Curiosities of Craven.

By: HOWSON, WILLIAM:

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London. Whittaker & Co. 1850 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 66330


Size 4.25 x 7.25 inches. In half calf leather binding with gilt to spine. Maroon pebbled cloth boards. All edges gilt. In very good condition. Re-bound with new endpapers. Spine slightly faded. Small marks to boards. Slight browning to endpapers. Old repair and small tear to map. Pages darkened with small marks. Else a clean and tight copy. 134pp. With b/w engravings and fold out map. Fascinating mid 19th century tourist guide to Craven in West Yorkshire. Descriptions ar... View more info

Image for Portrait of Snowdonia Illustrated, and with a map.

Portrait of Snowdonia Illustrated, and with a map.

By: HUGHES, CLEDWYN:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale, 1967 1st edition:

Seller ID: 80316


Hardback, 9 x 6 inches. Orange cloth with gilt to spine. In illustrated dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with near fine dustwrapper. (DW not price clipped, in protective sleeve.) A very clean and tight copy. 191pp. Illustrated with B&W photographs. View more info

Image for The History of Taunton Priory in the County of Somerset.

The History of Taunton Priory in the County of Somerset.

By: HUGO, Thomas;

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London & Taunton, J. R. Smith & F. May, 1860 1st edition,:

Seller ID: 78069


Hardback, 11.5 x 7.5 inches. Half bound green pebbled cloth to spine lettered in gilt, and light green papered boards. Plain endpapers. In good condition. Corners bumped and chipped, edges rubbed. Some marks to boards. Darkening to endpapers, bookplates to front “Frederick J. Wood” / “Avon County Libraries.” “Weston Super Mare Library” Stamp to bottom and rear of title page and to rear of last plate. Some, foxing and darkening to edges... View more info

Image for The Happy England of Helen Allingham. Illustrated by Helen Allingham.

The Happy England of Helen Allingham. Illustrated by Helen Allingham.

By: HUISH, MARCUS B.:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Bracken Books. London. 1985:

Seller ID: 70007


Size 6.25 x 9.0 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 204pp. With colour plates by Helen Allingham. Originally published in 1903 as ‘Happy England’. Helen Allingham’s pictures show and England which is Spring and Summer rule, only one picture shows winter, and the weather is always fine. View more info

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A Kentish Miscellany

By: Hull, F. ed.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Kent Archaeolgical Society 1979:

Seller ID: 52210


Original blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. Very good condition with very good dust wrapper (Some fading to spine.very light scratches to front and back). Slight rubbing to bottom of spine. 162pp. With b/w map and b/w photographs. Five papers covering the economic and social history of Kent from the 13th to the 16th century. View more info