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Image for Transactions of the Ancient Monuments Society Volume 8 1960

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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Domestic Water Heating by Gas : A Supplement to the Watson House Bulletin

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, North Thames Gas Board: 1954

Seller ID: 063917

Condition: Good


164-page booklet prepared to assist those required to advise on the choice of water heaters and those responsible for their installation and maintenance. Good, clean copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Official Guide to Dunstable and District with Local Directory : 1940-1941

By: N/A

Price: £85.00

Publisher: 1940

Edition: War Edition

Seller ID: 067085

Condition: Reading Copy


Wartime edition of the ever popular Guide and Directory for the Bedfordshire Town and surrounds. Stapled (rusty) booklet in somewhat tatty paper wraps. Generally a clean, glossy copy with some pages dog-eared. Contains a host of local advertisers and facts and figures. The street directory lists the numbers of the houses along with the main occupant. Lists include Mayors, Borough Magistrates, JPs, Clubs, Schools, Local Institutions etc. 159 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Old Manor Houses

By: Aldin, Cecil

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Limited: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064983

Condition: Good


Beautifully composed work describing the buildings and history along with sketches. Coloured plates protected in tissues showing some light spotting. Light shelfwear to the leather cover and sunning to spine. Top edges gilt as are the lettering and decorations to cover/spine - 109 pages. View more info

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Polesden Lacey

By: Anon

Price: £5.00

Publisher: England, The National Trust: 1989

Seller ID: 001994

Condition: Very Good


Guide to Saltram house in Devon. Mono illustrations throughout. 1989 written on front cover. 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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The Arms Granted to the Union Bank of Scotland

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Not Stated, Not Stated: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007220

Condition: Very Good


Reproduces a copy of the Grant of Arms to the Union Bank of Scotland along with a description of its principle features and at the same time, explains their association with the old established Banking Houses from which it is descended. A very good clean hardback in brown calf leather. Decorated end papers. Fold out facsimile of the charter at the rear. 39pp. A little rubbing to spine-ends and extremities. Undated circa 1947. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Vyne

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: England, The National Trust: 1981

Seller ID: 025777

Condition: Very Good


Guide book to The Vyne in Hampshire. - mono illustrations throughout. Covers sunned to edges. Internally immaculate. 48 pages. View more info

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Cornwall Holiday Guide 1969

By: Anon

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Falmouth, Cornwall, Penpol Press: 1969

Seller ID: 030596

Condition: Good


66 page, stapled magazine showing you where to go - where to stay. Full of adverts for Guest Houses, Hotels, Caravan Parks, Cottages etc. with photographs in b/w and colour. Nostalgic look back at how holidays were nearly 40 years ago. View more info

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Number 1, Royal Crescent, Bath

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Bath, Avon, The Bath Preservation Trust:

Seller ID: 030604

Condition: Very Good


16 page booklet being a guide to the restored house in the Royal Crescent which was given to the Bath Preservation Trust in 1967 by Bernard Cayzer. Illustrated throughout in colour and includes a small watercolour print of the house. View more info

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Powis Castle

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: England, The National Trust: 1988

Seller ID: 061581

Condition: Near Fine


Guide book to the castle. Includes mono illustrations throughout. Illustrated. 63 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Debating Chambers of the House of Commons

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Not Stated:

Seller ID: 041978

Condition: Very Good


Records and illustrates some of the places in London which have been used by the House of Commons for its meeting and to give a description of the new Chamber built under the direction of the Ministry of Works. A very good clean copy illustrated with b.w. photographs. 36 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew - An Illustrated Guide

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1961

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 045771

Condition: Near Fine


Green soft-card cover. Frontispiece and illustrations. Covers Landmarks, Special Area, Glass Houses, Routes, Museum & history of the famous London Gardens. A lovely clean, bright copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Sudbury Hall

By: Anon

Price: £6.50

Publisher: England, The National Trust: 1981

Seller ID: 049599

Condition: Very Good


Guide book to the Derbyshire house which was largely the creation of one man George Vernon. Includes b/w illustrations throughout. Clean bright 24 page stapled booklet. View more info

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October First 1951 Australia And New Zealand Bank Limited in Which are Merged The Bank Of Australasia And The Union Bank Of Australia Ltd.

By: ANZ

Price: £39.50

Publisher: London, Curwen Press: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 053881

Condition: Good


48 page booklet charting the history and merger of the antipodean banking houses. Internally clean copy with light shelfwear to covers and sunning to spine. National Provincial Bank bookplate from their Intelligence Department Library to the front pastedown. Scarce copy. View more info

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Queen Victoria and the Bonapartes

By: Aronson, Theo

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052267

ISBN: 0304938718

Condition: Very Good


An account of the remarkable friendship between the Royal Houses of Britain and France containing several hitherto unpublished entries from Queen Victoria's Journals, throwing new light on her domestic and personal life. Clean bright copy in an unclipped d/w protected in an plastic jacket - 260 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Tell Me Another ! - (SIGNED COPY)

By: Aspinwall, Jack

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Century: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 055120

ISBN: 071269546X

Condition: Very Good


Signed by the author with the inscription "For Rhodes - Best Wishes & thanks, Jack Aspinwall". A collection of after-dinner stories from the Houses of Parliament. A very good clean hardback. 113 pages. From the library of Sir Rhodes Boyson. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Country House Baroque

By: Ayscough, Anthony

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Heywood Hill Ltd: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065592

Condition: Good


Clean, glossy containing photographs of Eighteenth Century Ornament, mostly Stucco Work in English and Irish Country Houses and in some Dublin Houses. With a foreword by Sacheverell Sitwell and a descriptive text by M. Jourdain plus the 45 b/w plates. Boards show signs of shelf life with sunning to spine. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Discovering Chapels and Meeting Houses

By: Barton. David A.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Princes Risborough, Bucks, Shire Publications: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013421

ISBN: 0852633157

Condition: Good


No.209 in the series. Good, clean booklet showing some tanning to page margins. 64 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The B.D.H. Guide to the B.P. 1932

The B.D.H. Guide to the B.P. 1932

By: BDH

Price: £19.50

Publisher: London, The British Drug Houses Ltd: 1932

Seller ID: 052137

Condition: Good


Includes, laid in, the Addendum 1936 ( 11 pages). Provides the physician with an authoritative book which reflects the trend of medical science. Light sunning to page edges and some odd spotting else a good clean copy in blue boards with gilt emblem and lettering to cover and lettering to the darkened spine - 122 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info