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Image for A Tour of Wiltshire Churches. Under the Guidance of the Wiltshire Historic Churches Trust.

A Tour of Wiltshire Churches. Under the Guidance of the Wiltshire Historic Churches Trust.

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Friary Press. Dorchester. n.d. ca1965:

Seller ID: 70493


Size 7.25 x 9.75 inches. In illustrated blue limp card covers. In very good condition. Slight crease to front. Back slightly rubbed. Small address label inside front cover. Else a clean and tight copy. 84pp. With b/w photographs and a map. A photographic guide to the some of the more interesting churches of Wiltshire, with notes and a map. View more info

Image for Boid’s History of Architecture. A Concise History and Analysis of all the Principle Styles of Architecture; namely Egyptian, Grecian, Roman, that of the Dark Ages, of The Arabians and of the Normans; including a detailed description of the origin, progress and decline of The Gothic. To which is added, a sketch of the Architecture of England, down to the present time. By an amateur.

Boid’s History of Architecture. A Concise History and Analysis of all the Principle Styles of Architecture; namely Egyptian, Grecian, Roman, that of the Dark Ages, of The Arabians and of the Normans; including a detailed description of the origin, progress and decline of The Gothic. To which is added, a sketch of the Architecture of England, down to the present time. By an amateur.

By: “AN AMATEUR”:

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London: T.Cadell. 1829.:

Seller ID: 61595


8vo. In dark green cloth covers with gilt to spine. Yellow endpapers. In very good condition. Handling marks to covers. Corners slightly bumped. Slight browning to frontis. Mild foxing throughout. Else a clean and tight copy. 212pp. With engraved plates. A treatise on the history of architecture. The final chapter covers castles. View more info

Image for Tablular Display of British Architecture. Saxon before the XI Century; Norman 12th Century; Early English XII Cent.; Decorated 14th Cent.; & Perpendicular XV Century.

Tablular Display of British Architecture. Saxon before the XI Century; Norman 12th Century; Early English XII Cent.; Decorated 14th Cent.; & Perpendicular XV Century.

By: BARRINGTON, Archibald;

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, George Bell, 1843 1st:

Seller ID: 77353


Hardback, approx 7 x 4 inches. In purple cloth with gilt lettering to spine, blind embossed decoration to boards and gilt vignette to front. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped and edges slightly rubbed. Spine and boards faded. Some darkening to ‘endpaper’ with neat inscription “Rev. W. Watkins, Chichester.” Some slight darkening to main plate with a couple of tiny negligible spots. Some darkening to rear of cloth. Else very clean and ... View more info

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The Tower of London

By: BENHAM, William;

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Seeley and Co. Limited London. 1906:

Seller ID: 75504


Approx 11 x 7 ins. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front with decoration to front board. Top edges gilt. In very gopod condition. Slight fading to spine and top front corner. Some mild foxing to title pg and pg edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 104pp. + double page plate and 4pp cat. 4 colour plates and many B&W plates. View more info

Image for Traditional Buildings of Britain. An Introduction to Vernacular Architecture.

Traditional Buildings of Britain. An Introduction to Vernacular Architecture.

By: BRUNSKILL, R.W.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London. Victor Gollancz. 1981 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 69295


Size 7.5 x 10.0 inches. In dark green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 160pp. With b/w photographs and diagrams. The author defines and describes the development and regional variations of vernacular architecture in Britain. View more info

Image for Architecture. Rudimentary Architecture for the Use of Beginners and Students. The Styles of Architecture of Various Countries from the earliest to the present period, with illustrative engravings. Eleventh edition with numerous additional engravings. Weale’s Scientific and Technical Series.

Architecture. Rudimentary Architecture for the Use of Beginners and Students. The Styles of Architecture of Various Countries from the earliest to the present period, with illustrative engravings. Eleventh edition with numerous additional engravings. Weale’s Scientific and Technical Series.

By: BURY, T.E.:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London. Crosby Lockwood and Son. 1893:

Seller ID: 64939


8vo. In beige cloth covers with black lettering to spine and front. Advertisements to endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Handling marks. Neat inscription to first blank page, dated 1899. Else a clean and tight copy. 208pp. 48pp cat at back. With engravings in text. History of Architecture. View more info

Image for The Smaller English House. Its History and Development.

The Smaller English House. Its History and Development.

By: CAVE, LYNDON F.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Robert Hale. London. 1981 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 68648


Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In maroon cloth covers with silver to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 240pp. With b/w photo plates, line drawings, map and plans. The development and proliferation of the smaller English House. View more info

Image for Historic Places of Australia. Volume One. Historic Buildings of Australia: Volume Five. SIGNED. Limited Numbered Edition.

Historic Places of Australia. Volume One. Historic Buildings of Australia: Volume Five. SIGNED. Limited Numbered Edition.

By: ELLIS, Jim; Australian Council of National Trusts;

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Cassell Australia Limited. 1978 1st edition:

Seller ID: 74824


Approx 9.5 x 12.5 inches. In brown padded leather cover with gilt to spine. Top page edges gilt. In very good condition. Clean and tight throughout. 304pp. Colour and b&w illustrations. Pictorial endpapers. Numbered 8 of 100. Presented to ‘The Govenor of Western Australia.’ signed by President and Co-Ordinator of Australian National Trusts. View more info

Image for The Englishman's Castle. A History of houses, large and small, in town and country, from A.D.100 to the present day. With drawings by Marjory Whittington.

The Englishman's Castle. A History of houses, large and small, in town and country, from A.D.100 to the present day. With drawings by Marjory Whittington.

By: GLOAG, JOHN:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode 1945 repr.:

Seller ID: 69068


Size 5.5 x 8.5 inches. In maroon cloth covers with yellow lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened with small piece missing from top end. Slightly rubbed around edges with small chips and tears and small pieces missing from corners. A few small marks. Not price clipped). Slight foxing to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 176pp. With 16 colour plates and many drawings by Marjory Whitt... View more info

Image for The Windows of King’s College Chapel. Notes on their History and Design.

The Windows of King’s College Chapel. Notes on their History and Design.

By: HARRISON, KENNETH:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press. 1952 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 69532


Size 6.75 x 8.5 inches. In grey card covers with gilt to red cloth spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Small marks to back. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 90pp. With line drawings in text. The windows were removed for safety during the war. the author was then able to closely examine them. Here he provides biographical details of the glaziers and distinguishes the work of each of the men concerned. View more info

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Garden Ornament. Second Edition.

By: JEKYLL, G.: HUSSEY, CHRISTOPHER:

Price: £70.00

Publisher: London & New York, Country Life Ltd. & Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1927 2nd:

Seller ID: 78738


Hardback, large folio; 16 x 11 inches. Half bound cloth binding with Green buckram spine, Light Green cloth covers. Gilt lettering to spine. In very good condition. Some minor fading to spine and cloth. Rubbing to corners and edges. Corners a little bumped with some small nicks to cloth at corners. Some minor darkening and small marks to cloth on rear side. Endpapers a little darkened, neat pencil inscription to front corner. Inside pages made with slightly glossy paper ... View more info

South and West Somerset. (The Buildings of England).

By: PEVSNER, NIKOLAUS:

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Penguin Books. 1989:

Seller ID: 57137


Sm.8vo. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; in removable plastic cover. Small price stickers. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 398pp. Map. Profusely ill.with b/w photos. This book, in the series The Buildings of England, covers Somerset south and west of the River Axe and Bruton. As usual, Pevsner covers the principal buildings in the towns and villages. View more info

Image for Cambridgeshire. The Buildings of England.

Cambridgeshire. The Buildings of England.

By: PEVSNER, NIKOLAUS:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Penguin Books. 1954 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 67432


Size 4.5 x 7.0 inches. In brown and white limp card covers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. handling marks. Neat inscription inside front cover, dated 1955. Pages slightly browned around edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 454pp. With b/w photographs and plans. Paperback edition from Pevsner’s classic study of The Buildings of England. View more info

Image for County Durham. The Buildings of England.

County Durham. The Buildings of England.

By: PEVSNER, NIKOLAUS:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Penguin Books. 1953 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 67442


Size 4.5 x 7.0 inches. In brown and white limp card covers. In very good condition. Spine slightly rubbed at ends. Marks, especially to back. Neat inscription inside front cover, dated 1981. Slight browning to pages throughout. Else a clean and tight copy. 279pp. With b/w photographs and diagrams. Paperback edition from Pevsner’s classic study of The Buildings of England. View more info

Image for South Devon. The Buildings of England.

South Devon. The Buildings of England.

By: PEVSNER, NIKOLAUS:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Penguin Books. 1952 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 67449


Size 4.5 x 7.0 inches. In brown and white limp card covers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Neat inscription inside front cover, dated 1954. Slight browning to pages. Else a clean and tight copy. 351pp. With b/w photographs, diagrams and fold out map at back. Paperback edition from Pevsner’s classic study of The Buildings of England. View more info

Image for North Devon. The Buildings of England.

North Devon. The Buildings of England.

By: PEVSNER, NIKOLAUS:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Penguin Books. 1952 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 67450


Size 4.5 x 7.0 inches. In brown and white limp card covers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Neat inscription inside front cover, dated 1954. Slight browning to pages. Else a clean and tight copy. 351pp. With b/w photographs, diagrams and fold out map at back. Paperback edition from Pevsner’s classic study of The Buildings of England. View more info

Image for Hertfordshire. The Buildings of England.

Hertfordshire. The Buildings of England.

By: PEVSNER, NIKOLAUS:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Penguin Books. 1953 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 67453


Size 4.5 x 7.0 inches. In brown and white limp card covers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Neat inscription inside front cover, dated 1964. Slight browning to pages. Else a clean and tight copy. 313pp. With b/w photographs, diagrams and map. Paperback edition from Pevsner’s classic study of The Buildings of England. View more info

Image for Middlesex. (The Buildings of England).

Middlesex. (The Buildings of England).

By: PEVSNER, NIKOLAUS:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Penguin Books. 1951 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 71092


Size 4.5 x 7.0 inches. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded and creased. Small address label inside front cover. Slight browning throughout. Else a clean and tight copy. 204pp. With b/w photographs and a map. The paperback edition of Middlesex from Pevsner’s Buildings of England series. View more info

Image for Middlesex. (The Buildings of England).

Middlesex. (The Buildings of England).

By: PEVSNER, NIKOLAUS:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Penguin Books. 1951 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 71094


Size 4.5 x 7.0 inches. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded and creased. Small address label inside front cover. Slight browning throughout. Else a clean and tight copy. 204pp. With b/w photographs and a map. The paperback edition of Middlesex from Pevsner’s Buildings of England series. View more info

Image for Cambridgeshire. (The Buildings of England).

Cambridgeshire. (The Buildings of England).

By: PEVSNER, NIKOLAUS:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Penguin Books. 1954 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 71097


Size 4.5 x 7.0 inches. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded and bumped at top end. Front cover price clipped. Small address label inside front cover. Slight browning throughout. Else a clean and tight copy. 454pp. With b/w photographs, plans and a map. The paperback edition of Cambridgeshire from Pevsner’s Buildings of England series. View more info