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Image for Pedigrees of the Families in the County of Hants; Collected from the Heraldic visitations and other authentic manuscripts in the British Museum, and in the possession of private individuals, and from the information of the present resident families. County Genealogies. “Berry’s Hampshire Genealogies.” In Two Volumes.

Pedigrees of the Families in the County of Hants; Collected from the Heraldic visitations and other authentic manuscripts in the British Museum, and in the possession of private individuals, and from the information of the present resident families. County Genealogies. “Berry’s Hampshire Genealogies.” In Two Volumes.

By: BERRY, WILLIAM:

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, Sherwood, Gilbert, and Piper, 1833 1st:

Seller ID: 78535


2 Volumes. Large hardbacks, 14 x 9 inches. Half bound brown paper covered boards and brown cloth spines. Titled paper labels to fronts and spines. In very good conditions. Boards are quite worn with bumps to corners and rubbing to edges. Some minor darkening. Cloth on spines is contemporary, with professional repairs to inner hinges. Endpapers with dark foxing spots, Neat inscriptions to fronts “Brigstock 1867.” A couple of smal lspots to inside pages else pa... View more info

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English Heraldry.

By: BOUTELL, CHARLES:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Reeves & Turner. London. 1908 10th edition.:

Seller ID: 61256


8vo. In maroon cloth covers with silver to spine. In very good condition. Spine sllightly darkened with splits and chips at ends. Small marks and slight damp damage. Bookplate to front endpaper. Slight browning to endpapers. Occasional foxing spots and small marks. Else a clean and tight copy. 343pp. 16pp cat. With b/w line drawings and diagrams. For the use of students at an early period in their study of English Heraldry. View more info

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Family Records

By: BURKE, Ashworth P.:

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London, Harrison & Sons, 1897 1st:

Seller ID: 80756


Hardback, Tall 8vo. 10.5 x 7 inches. Red pebbled cloth with gilt decorative lettering to spine and vignette to front, blind embossed on rear side. Beveled boards, top page edges gilt. Dark blue endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to corners. Bookplate to front endpaper “J.J. Jackson-Barstow.” Some dark foxing spots to preliminary pages and outer page edges, else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. Else a very clean and tight copy. ... View more info

Image for A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage of The British Empire. Seventeenth edition, Revised and Improved.

A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage of The British Empire. Seventeenth edition, Revised and Improved.

By: BURKE, SIR B. (ULSTER KING OF ARMS):

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn (Hurst and Blackett) 1855 17th ed:

Seller ID: 79517


Hardback, Tall 8vo. 10 x 6 inches. Thick red leather covers with extensive gilt decoration and decorative paneled boards. Gilt dentelles. All page edges gilt. Light yellow endpapers. In very good condition. Contemporary professional repair to spine, original leather laid-over new backing. Leather rubbed. Light mark to front. Inside hinges with cloth reinforcement. Some mild foxing to endpapers and preliminary pages, some small spots and the odd darker page here and there... View more info

Image for A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland. Fifth Edition. In Two Volumes.

A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland. Fifth Edition. In Two Volumes.

By: BURKE, Sir Bernard:

Price: £70.00

Publisher: London: Harrison, 1871:

Seller ID: 80761


2 Vols. Hardback, 10.5 x 6.5 inches. Pebbled red/maroon cloth, beveled edge boards, decorative gilt lettering and designs to spines and gilt vignettes to fronts, blind embossed on rear sides. To page edges gilt. Dark green endpapers. In good conditions. Covers quite heavily rubbed, cloth darkened and faded, splits to cloth at ends of spines, with split to middle of spine on vol.2. Glue repairs to inner hinges. Neat inscription to front “James Windmill 1977.” ... View more info

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A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain.

By: BURKE, SIR Bernard:

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Harrison & Sons, 1914:

Seller ID: 80753


Hardback, Tall 8vo. 10.5 x 7 inches. Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and vignette to front. Beveled boards, top page edges gilt. In very good condition. Corners a little bumped, edges rubbed, small split to cloth on bottom edge of rear board. Cloth has been professionally rebacked/relaid on spine. Mild foxing to endpapers. Inside pages very clean and tight throughout. Else a very clean and tight copy. 2102pp + cat. (Very thick book). With B&W illustrations of ... View more info

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A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain. Thirteenth Edition.

By: BURKE, SIR Bernard:

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London, The Burke Publishing Company Ltd. 1921 13th:

Seller ID: 80755


Hardback, Tall 8vo. 10.5 x 7 inches. Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and vignette to front. Beveled boards, top page edges gilt. In very good condition. Corners and edges rubbed, small hole to cloth on front edge of spine and leading edge of rear board. Spine faded, some minor fading and handling marks to boards. Two neat inscriptions to endpapers, one to top of title page; “Windmill, Stoker, & Rogers.” Neat colouring to crest illustrations on firs... View more info

Image for A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland. Seventh Edition. In Two Volumes.

A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland. Seventh Edition. In Two Volumes.

By: BURKE, Sir Bernard:

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London: Harrison and Sons, 1886:

Seller ID: 80758


2 Vols. Hardback, 10.5 x 6.5 inches. Pebbled red cloth, beveled edge boards, decorative gilt lettering and designs to spines and gilt vignettes to fronts, blind embossed on rear sides. To page edges gilt. Black endpapers. In very good conditions. Some rubbing to corners, some splits to cloth at ends of spines, with repaired split to front hinge of vol.1. Bookseller label to endpapers “J. Lockwood & Co. New Bond Street London.” Binders labels to rear endpa... View more info

Image for A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage, together with memoirs of The Privy Councillors and Knights. Edited by His Son. Sixty-First Edition.

A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage, together with memoirs of The Privy Councillors and Knights. Edited by His Son. Sixty-First Edition.

By: BURKE, SIR Bernard: & Son:

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Harrison & Sons 1899 61st:

Seller ID: 80764


Hardback, 10 x 6.5 inches. Pebbled red cloth, beveled edge boards, decorative gilt lettering and deoration to spine and gilt vignette to front, blind embossed on rear. To page edges gilt. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Some rubbing and soiling to top end of spine, some rubbing to edges and corners of boards. Some minor handling marks to cloth. Glue repairs to inner hinges at endpapers. Some mild foxing to prelimary pages, with some minor spots to outer edges, e... View more info

Image for A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Companionage Edited by A. W. Thorpe. Eightieth Edition.

A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Companionage Edited by A. W. Thorpe. Eightieth Edition.

By: BURKE, SIR Bernard: Burke, Ashworth P: THORPE, A. Winston:

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Burke Publishing Co. 1921 80th:

Seller ID: 80763


Hardback, 10.5 x 6.5 inches. Pebbled red cloth, beveled edge boards, decorative gilt lettering to spine and blind embossed vignette to front. To page edges gilt. Adverts to endpapers. In very good condition. Cover faded, crease to spine. Some minor darkening. Endpapers darkened. Inside pages very clean and tight throughout. Else a very clean and tight copy. xx + 2990pp. Many b&w crest illustrations. (Includes Foreign Titles of Nobility borne by British Subjects / Pre... View more info

Image for Burke’s Handbook to the Most Excellent Order of The British Empire Containing Biographies, Persons Appointed, Relative Precedence, and Coloured Plates of Insignia.

Burke’s Handbook to the Most Excellent Order of The British Empire Containing Biographies, Persons Appointed, Relative Precedence, and Coloured Plates of Insignia.

By: BURKE, SIR Bernard: THORPE, A. Winston:

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, The Burke Publishing Company Ltd. 1921:

Seller ID: 80757


Hardback, Tall 8vo. 10.5 x 7 inches. Red cloth with gilt decorative lettering to spine and vignette to front. Adverts to endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to corners. Neat inscription to front endpaper “James Windmill 1970.” Darkening and some minor foxing to free endpapers, else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. Else a very clean and tight copy. 704pp + cat. With 5 coloured plates. View more info

The Family History Book. A Guide to Tracing Your Ancestors.

By: COLWELL, STELLA:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Phaidon. Oxford. 1980 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 73339


Size 8.75 x 11.25 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; handling and other small marks. Price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1980. Else a clean and tight copy. 176pp. With b/w photographs and illustrations in text. A practical guide to tracing family history with space for personal entries. View more info

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How to Trace a Pedigree.

By: CROFTON, H.A.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London. Elliot Stock. 1911:

Seller ID: 61002


8vo. In dark green cloth covers with gilt to spine and blind embossed owl to front. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Slight browning to endpapers. Small inscription to front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 67pp. With sample family tree. Short, but comprehensive guide to genealogy. The author gives the various steps in tracing pedigree. View more info

Image for Inquiries into the Origin and Progress of the Science of Heraldry in England. With Explanatory Observations on Armorial Ensigns. In Slipcase.

Inquiries into the Origin and Progress of the Science of Heraldry in England. With Explanatory Observations on Armorial Ensigns. In Slipcase.

By: DALLAWAY, James, A. M.;

Price: £450.00

Publisher: Gloucester, Printed by R. Raikes, for B. & J. White, London. 1793 1st edition:

Seller ID: 76675


Hardback. Large Folio size, approx 12.5 x 10 inches. Contemporary full morocco leather binding and slipcase. Red leather label to spine and slipcase with gilt lettering. Marbled endpapers. Cloth covered Slipcase. In very good condition with very good slipcase. (Slipcase some minor rubbing marks and fading to edges.) Spine faded and slightly rubbed. Top corner of title page clipped. Title and dedication pages seem to be coated in a thin protective parchment. Some minor da... View more info

Image for Peerage Baronetage Knightage and Companionage. With Her Majestiy’s Royal Warrant Holders. 159th year. Edited by C.F.J. Hankinson.

Peerage Baronetage Knightage and Companionage. With Her Majestiy’s Royal Warrant Holders. 159th year. Edited by C.F.J. Hankinson.

By: DEBRETT'S: HANKINSON, C.F.J.:

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Odhams Press, 1961 159th:

Seller ID: 80768


Hardback, Tall 8vo. 10 x 6.5 inches. Nice red cloth richly decorated in gilt with black detailing. Blind embossed on rear. Beveled edges. Speckled page edges. Illustrated B&W endpapers. In very good condition. A couple of minor handling marks to cloth; some minor rubbing to corners and rear board. No inscriptions. Inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. A very clean and tight copy. 224 + 2212pp. Colour plates of adverts and colour portrait of the Queen &... View more info

Image for Debrett’s Peerage Baronetage Knightage and Companionage. “Royal Octavo.” Illustrated with 1,800 Armorial Bearings. Edited by Arthur G. M. Hesilrige.

Debrett’s Peerage Baronetage Knightage and Companionage. “Royal Octavo.” Illustrated with 1,800 Armorial Bearings. Edited by Arthur G. M. Hesilrige.

By: DEBRETT'S: HESILRIGE, Arthur G. M.:

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Odhams Press, 1928 215th Year:

Seller ID: 80769


Hardback, Tall 8vo. 10 x 6.5 inches. Red cloth richly decorated in gilt with black detailing. Blind embossed on rear. Beveled edges. Speckled page edges. Illustrated B&W endpapers. In good condition. Handling marks and fading to cloth; rubbing and bumps to corners and edges. Small nicks to ends of spine, glue repair to split front hinge. Some mild foxing to endpapers and title page. Inscription to half-title page “Sir Frederick Goldney Bast, from KLG and MDG.&#... View more info

Image for The Peerage of Scotland: Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of that Kingdom, from their origin to the present generation. Second Edition. Revised & Corrected, with a Continuation... by John Philip Wood. With Engravings of Arms of the Peers. In Two Volumes.

The Peerage of Scotland: Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of that Kingdom, from their origin to the present generation. Second Edition. Revised & Corrected, with a Continuation... by John Philip Wood. With Engravings of Arms of the Peers. In Two Volumes.

By: DOUGLAS, Sir Robert: WOOD, John Philip:

Price: £680.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Printed by George Ramsay & Co. for Arhibald Constable and Co., Longmans &c &c... 1813 2nd ed.:

Seller ID: 80782


2 volumes. Large hardbacks, 18 x 11.5 inches. Full calf leather fine bindings. Maroon and dark green leather spine labels lettered and decorated in gilt with raised banding and embossed decorations. Embossed paneled decorations to boards. Plain endpapers. In very good conditions. In very fine contemporary leather bindings. Contemporary endpapers. Title page darkened and rubbed around edges, some dark staining to bottom of first couple of pages. Some minor foxing spots el... View more info

Image for Victorian Album Collection of Crests and Monograms Attributed to John Foster, Sept 25th, 1887.

Victorian Album Collection of Crests and Monograms Attributed to John Foster, Sept 25th, 1887.

By: FOSTER, John:

Price: £225.00

Publisher: John Foster, 1887:

Seller ID: 80402


Large hardback album, 12 x 10.5 inches. Quarter bound black morocco leather and dark grey pebbled-cloth covered boards. gilt lettering and decoration to spine. In very good condition. Corners a little bumped with some rubbing to corners and edges,some fading and handling marks to cloth, small dark mark to front. Top end of spine a little nicked. Endpapers darkened and partially cracked at front. Each page has a handwritten title and red-ruled lines/grid displaying the va... View more info

Image for In Search of Ancestry. a guide to genealogical sources.

In Search of Ancestry. a guide to genealogical sources.

By: HAMILTON-EDWARDS, GERALD:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London. Michael Joseph. 1966 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 61018


Tall 8vo. In pale blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Slightly rubbed along edges. Not price clipped). Else a clean and tight copy. 255pp. With b/w photographs. The author describes the various sources used in tracing a pedigree, providing at the same time an interesting historical background to these records. View more info

Image for Kearsley's Complete Peerage of England, Scotland and Ireland; Together with an extinct peerage of The Three Kingdoms, List of all their family names, Titles of Elder Sons &c. And Translation of their Mottos.

Kearsley's Complete Peerage of England, Scotland and Ireland; Together with an extinct peerage of The Three Kingdoms, List of all their family names, Titles of Elder Sons &c. And Translation of their Mottos.

By: KEARSLEY, G.:

Price: £195.00

Publisher: London, Printed for G. Kearsley, 1790:

Seller ID: 80438


Hardback, 5.5 x 3.5 inches. In full speckled calf leather binding, maroon leather spine label lettered in gilt, and gilt banding to spine. gilt to board edges, plain endpapers. In very good condition. Cornes bumped ,ends of spine chipped, some vertical cracks to spine. Hinges cracked, with repairs. Reinforcement to endpapers. Slight darkening to bottom edges of frontis & title page. Inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. A very good copy. 436pp. With 80 pa... View more info