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A Short Guide to This Ancient Parish Church of St. John the Baptist, Glastonbury

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Glastonbury, Somerset, Walton Press:

Seller ID: 032299

Condition: Good


Small 4 page brochure being a brief guide and history to the Wiltshire church. Small stain to bottom of page edges (see photo). View more info

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Transactions of the Ancient Monuments Society Volume 8 1960

By: N/A

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, The Ancient Monuments Society: 1960

Seller ID: 047997

Condition: Very Good


Contents include:- Obituary of The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Verulam; Greenwich by Professor Lloyd; St. Mary's Sandwich, after the Reformation by Ivor Blume Thomas; Palladian Gibbs by Hoard Stutchbury; The Dispersion of Furniture and Fittings Formerly Belonging to the Churches in the City of London; The Battle of Mons Graupius and Early Meeting Houses. A very good clean hardback. No dustwrapper. 144 pages. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Shilling Guide to Chichester Cathedral

By: N/A

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge: 1946

Seller ID: 050253

Condition: Good


44 page booklet offering history and notes of the ancient Sussex cathedral. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Slight darkening to edge of rear cover. Includes two leaflets entitled - A Walk Round the Cathedral, and Chichester Cathedral The Arundel Screen. View more info

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A New Light on Ancient China - Archaeological Treasures from the Peoples Republic of China

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New English Library: 1973

Seller ID: 052577

Condition: Very Good


Magazine concerning the Chinese exhibition which toured Europe and America in 1973-4. 46 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Includes The Times newspaper supplement from Saturday 27th September 1973 entitled The Chinese Treasures - a special report to mark the opening of the exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts. View more info

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His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales - The Origin of His Ancient Titles and the Ceremonial Investiture

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Pitkin:

Seller ID: 059408

Condition: Very Good


32 page booklet illustrated with b/w photographs throughout. A very good clean copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Mont Orgueil Jersey

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Public Works Committee:

Seller ID: 065779

Condition: Very Good


32 page, stapled booklet being a guide to the Royal and Ancient Castle that stands upon a rugged promontory of rock overlooking the wide sweep of Grouville Bay and the Normandy coastline from Cap de la Hague to Coutances. Clean, glossy copy, circa 1960s. Text in ENGLISH & FRENCH. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Cotehele House

By: Anon

Price: £5.00

Publisher: England, The National Trust: 1989

Seller ID: 002002

Condition: Near Fine


Guide book to the Cornwall house the ancient seat of the Rt. Hon. The Earl of Mount Edgcumbe. Includes mono illustrations throughout. July 1989 written on front cover. Clean, bright 49 page stapled booklet. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Roman Britain

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, BBC:

Seller ID: 022515

Condition: Very Good


A BBC pamphlet written to accompany a series of discussions on the Home Service. Undated but circa 1950's. Two small marks to front cover and small tear to fore edge of rear cover. Internally immaculate. 30 pages. View more info

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Hymns Ancient and Modern for use in the Services of the Church with First and Second Supplements

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, William Clowes & Sons: 1916

Seller ID: 031246

Condition: Good


Attractive little copy of this popular title. 207 pages including index of first lines. Stapled cloth over card wrappers. Previous owner's stamp on inside of front cover and initials on title page. A few pages creased at top corners. View more info

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The Journal of Roman Studies. Volume LXXV

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies: 1985

Seller ID: 034560

Condition: Very Good


75th. Anniversary Volume. Clean, bright copy - 336 pages including indexes. Large format paperback. Articles include Wine and Wealth in Ancient Italy, The Background to the Grain Law of Gaius Gracchus, From Mountain to Lovers' Tryst: Horace's Socratic Ode, Aeneas and Mount Atlas, Pathos, Tragedy and Hope in the Aeneid etc. View more info

Image for Select Pieces of the Ancient Popular Poetry of Scotland No V Containing Roswall and Lillian; & Tays-Bank

Select Pieces of the Ancient Popular Poetry of Scotland No V Containing Roswall and Lillian; & Tays-Bank

By: Anon

Price: £17.50

Seller ID: 047190

Condition: Poor


Facsimile copies of the two poems originally published in 1663. Spine strip is missing and both front and rear cover have been attached with clear tape.A little foxing. Undated but publisher's errata note dated Edinburgh March 1822. Previous owner's name and notes on rear endpaper. View more info

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Ancient Egyptians: The Kingdom of the Pharaohs Brought to Life

By: Anton, Gill

Price: £11.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Entertainment: 2004

Seller ID: 020056

ISBN: 0007144008

Condition: Near Fine


Unread, large format paperback telling the story of the magnificent empire which spanned more than 5,000 years. 256 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Stairways to the Stars: Sky watching in Three Great Ancient Cultures

Stairways to the Stars: Sky watching in Three Great Ancient Cultures

By: Aveni, Professor Anthony

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1997

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 016695

ISBN: 0304349984

Condition: Near Fine


The author revisits three great ancient cultures to reveal the evidence of quite astonishing skills in astronomical observation. 230 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for The Pilgrim’s Guide to the Royal and Ancient City of Canterbury

The Pilgrim’s Guide to the Royal and Ancient City of Canterbury

By: Back

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Kent, The Canterbury and District Chamber of Trade: 1946

Seller ID: 023864

Condition: Good


68 page stapled booklet with attached fold-out map. Contains information, photographs, and advertisements of the day. Crease to bottom corner of front cover. No date c1946. View more info

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Tiger, Tiger

By: Banks, Lynne Reid

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollinsChildren'sBooks: 2005

Seller ID: 053398

ISBN: 0007190425

Condition: Near Fine


Unread paperback with slightest signs of storage - 231 pages. Set against the dazzling backdrop of ancient Rome around the late 3rd. Century A.D. Next post dispatch via Royal Mail. View more info

Image for The Golden Town and Other Tales from Soma-Deva's Ocean of Romance-Rivers

The Golden Town and Other Tales from Soma-Deva's Ocean of Romance-Rivers

By: Barnett, L.D.

Price: £32.50

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1909

Seller ID: 048605

Condition: Reading Copy


READING COPY ONLY as damp staining to boards. Spine strip is faded. Internally text block is very clean. 108 pages. A little book of fiction which may convey more vividly than learned and veracious treatises the spirit of India in the brave days of old. View more info

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Cartomancy

By: Bellenghi, A.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Ebury Press: 1988

Seller ID: 048764

ISBN: 0852237103

Condition: Very Good


Looks at the ancient tradition of the reading of the tarot cards and the meanings contained within them presenting an easy and direct approach for anyone who wants to discover their future. A very good clean large format paperback. 158 pages. Full colour illustrations. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Secret : Unlock the Source of Joy and Fulfilment with the Ancient Power of Kabbalah

The Secret : Unlock the Source of Joy and Fulfilment with the Ancient Power of Kabbalah

By: Berg, Michael

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Element Books Ltd: 2003

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 038389

ISBN: 0007163134

Condition: As New


Unread hardback in an un-clipped d/w which shows slight signs of storage. Clean, bright copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for India with Sanjeev Bhaskar

India with Sanjeev Bhaskar

By: Bhaskar, Sanjeev

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Publishers: 2007

Edition: TV Tie-in

Seller ID: 048490

ISBN: 0007247389

Condition: Near Fine


The author brings India alive as he embarks on an epic and uniquely personal journey through the heart of India for the BBC2 TV Series, unveiling a country of contradictions and surprises, where ancient and modern collide. Heavy, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 287 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for In the Pink : Caroline Blackwood on Hunting

In the Pink : Caroline Blackwood on Hunting

By: Blackwood, Caroline

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062585

ISBN: 0747500509

Condition: Very Good


The distinguished novelist and journalist presents an intriguing and acerbic view into the current state of the ancient pastime of fox-hunting. Clean, bright copy in a price-clipped d/w - 164 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info