Category: Heraldry/ Family Histories


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Lulworth and the Welds


Price: £25.00

Publisher: Dorset, Blackmore Press, 1971 1st:

Seller ID: 80960

Hardback, 9 x 6 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. In near fine condition. Pages all clean and tight. No penned inscriptions. A very clean and tight copy. No dustwrapper. 282pp. Illustrated with 14 b&w photo plates. The Welds of Lulworth, Dorset, were one of the wealthiest of the old Catholic families. the author traces the history and fortunes of the Weld family and in the last section deals with two brothers, one of whom became a Cardinal. View more info

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A Catalogue of Pedigrees Hitherto Unindexed.


Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Wyman & Sons, 1867 1st:

Seller ID: 82783

Hardback, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. Quarter bound black morocco leather to spine and corners, marbled paper boards. Raised and gilt banding and decoration to spine, with gilt lettering, gilt line edging to boards. Marbled endpapers. In very good condition. Corners bumped, some rubbing to edges. Original bookseller label to endpaper “H.V. Day, Dorchester.” With pencil notes to endpaper and several pages at rear. Some mild foxing to endpapers and title page, else inside pages clean and tight. 70pp. + 7pp handwritten pages. Approx 30 blank pages at rear. View more info

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The Haigs of Bemersyde A Family History. Inscribed.


Price: £125.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, William Blackwood & Sons, 1881 1st:

Seller ID: 82818

Hardback, 9 x 6 inches. Full black morocco leather binding, raised banding and gilt lettering to spine, gilt crest to front, top page edges gilt, marbled endpapers, and wide inner gilt dentelles. In very good condition. Some rubbing to leather on corners, small bump to spine edge, some minor handling marks to boards. Haig family inscription to front endpaper (transcribed below:). Small clipping pasted to verso of title page. Inside pages all very clean, bright and tight throughout. An excellent copy. 496pp. Illustrated with a B&W engraved frontis plate, one double-page coloured/toned plate... View more info