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Title:The History and Antiquities of the County of Leicester (8 Vols.)
Price:GBP£5,950.00 (about USD$7,611.09)
Book ID:M002-11838
Quantity:1
Publisher:Society of Antiquaries, UK, 1795
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Society of Antiquaries, 1795, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

A set of 4 volumes in 8 parts, in excellent condition, largely clean and unmarked throughout apart from some scattered, light foxing, mostly marginal, along with the expected browning to page edges commensurate with age. More significant foxing largely confined to endpapers. Edges are slightly rough but have no major creases and only occasional, tiny nicks and tears again ... More Text...
Title:Negro City Directory - Dallas, Texas 1947-1948
Price:USD$2,000.00
Book ID:PL00-104255
Quantity:1
Publisher:Dallas Times Herald, Dallas, TX, 1947
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Dallas Times Herald, 1947, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Fantastic and extremely rare book from Dallas of the 1940's. It contains many ads of local black-owned businesses, and profiles of colleges, churches, and prominent individuals. It also includes an alphabetical listing of black residents that is far more comprehensive than the regular phone book. Each listing includes address and occupation (when available), as well as listing ... More Text...
Title:Somersetshire Archaeological and History Society Proceedings 1852-1982: 111 Vols
Price:AUD$2,375.00 (about USD$1,726.84)
Book ID:PW-24328
Quantity:1
Publisher:Frederick May, 1953
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Frederick May, 1953, Softcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Missing years 1854, 1863-1869, 1875, 1876, 1873, 1872, 1871, 1889, 1887, 1885, 1882, 1891, 1892, 1893, 1894, 1897, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1902, 1929, 1961-1967. Also includes the general index to volumes 81 to 115 (1935-1971). Size: Octavo (standard book size). 111-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is loose but ... More Text...
Title:Roster of Texas Daughters Revolutionary Ancestors, The (4-volume Set - Bicentennial Edition)
Price:USD$895.00
Book ID:PL00-107346
Quantity:1
Publisher:Texas Society of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, 1976
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Texas Society of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, 1976, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Limited edition of 800. Not numbered. Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 2382 pp. 4-volume set (complete). Pages are tight and clean. Minimal shelfwear to the cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 6 pounds. Category: Genealogy & Local History; United States; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 107346.
Title:Westminster School: Past and Present
Price:AUD$1,200.00 (about USD$872.51)
Book ID:LU00-0007761
Quantity:1
Publisher:Wyman & Sons, London, 1884
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Full Leather)
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Wyman & Sons, 1884, Hardcover (Full Leather), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Original tree calf leather front and rear boards with decorative gilt rule to front and rear, and gilt crest to front. Rebacked in leather with gilt tooling and raised bands. Original marbled endpapers. Size: 22cm x 15cm. 607 pages. Book is in Good condition, by which we mean it has marks of age and is well worn from handling, but is still intact and good for reading. ... More Text...
Title:The Victoria History Of The County Of York (Yorkshire) North Riding
Price:GBP£662.50 (about USD$847.46)
Book ID:BB08-50318081083
Quantity:1
Publisher:Constable and Company Ltd.; The St. Catherine Press, London, 1913
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Constable and Company Ltd.; The St. Catherine Press, 1913, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Three matching volumes, all first editions of this work but published at different dates. Volume One was published in 1914 by Constable and Company Limited, the publication of Volume Two was delayed by the Great War and was eventually published in 1923 by the St. Catherine Press, the publication of Volume Three in 1913 by Constable predated the ... More Text...
Title:Pedals Politics, & People
Price:AUD$1,036.00 (about USD$753.27)
Signed:By Author
ISBN:0909918090
Book ID:SB00-0236090
Quantity:1
Publisher:Haldane, Sydney, 1977
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:Photographic
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Good
Haldane, 1977, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Signed by Author, Illustrated By: Photographic

1.0 kg; 512 pages, bound in blue papered boards, with gilt titling to the spine. Indexed. Photographic illustrated dust jacket, and text illustrated with photographic plates. The dust jacket has split at each of the fold over corners, the bottom one being approximately 1.5 inches long, with short tears either side of the head and tail of the spine section, ... More Text...
Title:Three Different Pamphlets About Jesse Strang's Conviction for the Murder of John Whipple
Price:USD$750.00
Book ID:DH00-013289
Quantity:1
Publisher:Various Albany, NY Publishers, Albany, NY, 1827
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Fair Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Various Albany, NY Publishers, 1827, Softcover, Book Condition: Fair Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Three string-bound printed pamphlets. First pamphlet: "The Confession of Jesse Strang, Who Was Executed at Albany, August 24, 1827, for the Murder of John Whipple", 24 pages, Strang's confession in his own words. Second Pamphlet: "Trial ... More Text...
Title:Genealogy of the French Families of the Detroit River Region, 1701-1911
Price:USD$600.00
Book ID:AU00-18738
Quantity:1
Publisher:Detroit Society for Genealogical Research, Detroit, 1976
Edition:1st Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Good Condition
Detroit Society for Genealogical Research, 1976, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good Condition, 1st Edition

#353/500 copies 2-volume set (complete). mouse nibble to 1" of fore-edge of front board Vol II o/w vg set. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Canada; Genealogy & Local History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18738.
Title:The History and Antiquities of the County of Suffolk: With Genealogical and Architectural Notices of Its Several Towns and Villages [Two Volume Set]
Price:GBP£450.00 (about USD$575.63)
Book ID:B009-3759
Quantity:1
Publisher:John Weale, London, 1846
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Half Leather)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
John Weale, 1846, Hardcover (Half Leather), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

A handsome set bound in half-leather with marbled boards; five raised bands with gilt decoration(worn) to spines with gilt titles to red panels; The standard county history though never completed, covering only the Hundreds of Wangford, Mutford, Lothingland & Blything. Suckling fell out with his publisher and issued the second volume himself by subscription. The remaining ... More Text...
Title:History of the Family of Fortescue in all its Branches, being the second volume of The Works of Sir John Fortescue, Chief Justice of England and Lord Chancellor to King Henry the Sixth
Price:GBP£450.00 (about USD$575.63)
Book ID:B500-24304
Quantity:1
Publisher:Ellis & White, 1880
Edition:2nd, limited edition
Ellis & White, 1880, 2nd, limited edition

504 pages + 108 pages Appendix and Indices +16 sheets of Pedigrees. 13 x 11 inches.. 42 engravings and plates. 19 woodcuts. Partly uncut. Owner's details on title page. Virtually split in two at spine, but complete. Brown leather spine rubbed. Text clean.
Title:The Impact of Immigration in Post-war Britain (Documents in Contemporary History)
Price:GBP£393.90 (about USD$503.87)
ISBN:0719046858
Book ID:CC00-060770
Quantity:1
Publisher:Manchester University Press, 1999
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Good Condition
Manchester University Press, 1999, Softcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, First Edition

~~Withdrawn Ex-Library Copy, usual stamps and protective cover~~Good+ 1st ed 1999 Manchester Univ Press paperback, laminated protected cover, some spine lean and label to base of spine and copyright page only. Sent Airmail at no extra cost; Worldwide Shipping IMMEDIATE 1ST CLASS/AIRMAIL DISPATCH Quantity Available: 1. Category: Genealogy & Local History; ISBN: 0719046858. ISBN/EAN: 9780719046858. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 060770.
Title:Geer's Hartford City Directory, for the Year Commencing July, 1879 [Twain]
Price:USD$500.00
Book ID:DH00-011651
Quantity:1
Publisher:Elihu Geer, Hartford, 1879
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Elihu Geer, 1879, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Spine working loose but still intact. Brown gilt-stamped cloth over boards, 332 pages, plus 3 pages of advertisements, Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain) listed on page 51, includes folding map of Hartford between pages 24 and 25, pages 165-216 are advertisements on colored ... More Text...
Title:Atlas of the Borough of Manhattan Pocket and Desk Edition 1912
Price:USD$500.00
Book ID:DH00-010184
Quantity:1
Publisher:G. W. Bromley & Co., New York, 1912
Edition:Edition Unstated
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
G. W. Bromley & Co., 1912, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Edition Unstated

Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. Small 8vo. Cloth spine with stiff printed card wraps, 368 pages, listing of all the streets in Manhattan along with maps of blocks with buildings and ... More Text...
Title:History of Ellenwood-Wharton, and 20 Allied Families, 1620-1968: Needham, Shedd, Doty, Potter, Chamberlain, Irvine, Wier, Smith, Sanor, Wilkinson, Soule, Devol, Fleck, Cowell, Henderson, Delano, Oakes, Bent, Freeman, Atherton
Price:USD$475.00
Book ID:AU00-10447
Quantity:1
Publisher:Privately Published, New Carlisle, OH, 1969
Edition:1st Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Privately Published, 1969, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, 1st Edition

931 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Americana; Genealogy & Local History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10447.
Title:Monumenta de Insula Manniae, or a Collection of National Documents Relating to the Isle of Man. (set of Three Volumes)
Price:GBP£350.00 (about USD$447.72)
Book ID:B009-3633
Quantity:1
Publisher:The Manx Society, Douglas, Isle of Man, 1860
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
The Manx Society, 1860, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

publication numbers IV, VII & IX of The Manx Society for Publication of National Documents; Number of copies printed: Vol.1 (315); Vol. 2 (311); Vol. 3 (300); pre-title page of Manx Society giving date established (1858), logo, volume number, & date of publication, followed by list of officers of the society to front of each volume. This collection of ... More Text...
Title:Records of The Manor of Henley in Arden, Warwickshire, transcribed and edited from the original manuscripts for William John
Price:GBP£350.00 (about USD$447.72)
Book ID:TP01-21635
Quantity:1
Publisher:privately published
Condition:good condition
privately published, Book Condition: good condition

grey boards with green cloth backstrip, no. 24 of 105 copies at The Shakespeare Mead Category: Genealogy & Local History; England; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:Making Do Getting Through: KU Co-ops, Halls, and Houses, 1919-1966
Price:USD$445.00
ISBN:0961371293
Book ID:TD00-150374
Quantity:1
Publisher:Historic Mount Oread Fund, Lawrence, KS, 2006
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Very Good
Historic Mount Oread Fund, 2006, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Oblong. Text unmarked. Black & white photographs. Boards and jacket lightly bumped and shelf worn on corners, edges and spine ends. Gift inscription by author on title page. Quantity Available: 1. ISBN: 0961371293. ISBN/EAN: 9780961371296. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 150374.
Title:Loidis and Elmete: Or An Attempt to Describe Districts Described in those Words by Bede; etc. Also: Ducatus Leodiensis: or The Topography of the Ancient & Populous Town & Parish of Leedes etc, Musaeum Thoresbyanum
Price:GBP£346.50 (about USD$443.24)
Book ID:BB08-50317061216
Quantity:1
Publisher:Printed by B Dewhirst for Robinson, Son, and Houldsworth, Leeds and John Hurst, Wakefield, Leeds; Wakefield, 1816
Edition:Second Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Printed by B Dewhirst for Robinson, Son, and Houldsworth, Leeds and John Hurst, Wakefield, 1816, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Second Edition

Volume I. Loidis and Elmete: Or, An Attempt to Describe Districts Described in those Words by Bede; and Supposed to Embrace the Lower Portions of Aredale and Wharfdale Together with the Entire Vale of Calder in the County of York. Volume II. Ducatus Leodiensis: or, The Topography of the Ancient and Populous Town ... More Text...
Title:The Rutland Statue, Market Place, Leicester 1852, Antique, Lithograph
Price:GBP£345.00 (about USD$441.32)
Book ID:M002-20302
Quantity:1
Publisher:Crane, Leicester, 1852
Edition:1st Edition
Illustrator:Crane (Lithographer)
Binding:Softcover (Single Sheet of thick paper)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Crane, 1852, Softcover (Single Sheet of thick paper), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, 1st Edition, Illustrated By: Crane (Lithographer)

This is a very scarce two tone lithograph print of The Rutland Statue, sculpted by Edward Davis in the Market Place, Leicester. The print is sized 365 x 500 mm. under mount sized 520 x 655 mm. Sadly there is a tear 60mm into the top right hand side of the image which has been repaired but clearly still visible. But it is the only example of this view that I have seen ... More Text...
Title:THE HULL PORTFOLIO or Memoirs and Correspondence of James Acland, Its Proprietor and Editor. 2 volumes, Saturday August 20 1831 to Saturday July 1883 plus Supplement Saturday September 14 1833
Price:GBP£331.50 (about USD$424.05)
Book ID:BB08-50317071140
Quantity:1
Publisher:Joseph Noble, 1831
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Fair Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Joseph Noble, 1831, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fair Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

2 bound volumes containing Volumes 1-4, from Vol. 1 No. 1 Saturday August 20 1831 to Vol. 4 No. 32 Saturday July 13 1833. Edited and largely written by james Acland, a radical reformer. Published 1831-1833. Vol. 3, nineteenth extra onwards written after James Acland's trial in November 1832 and from Vol. 3 Twenty-Second extra, Tuesday December 4 1832 state " Edited by James Acland (Sole ... More Text...
Title:Monasticon Eboracense: and the Ecclesiastical History of Yorkshire containing an Account of the first Introduction of Christianity in that Diocese, until the End of William the Conqueror's Reign etc.& Account of Hemingbrough
Price:GBP£331.50 (about USD$424.05)
Book ID:BB08-50318061187
Quantity:1
Publisher:Printed for the author by N Nickson in Coffee-Yard, York, 1758
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Printed for the author by N Nickson in Coffee-Yard, 1758, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Dedication to Lord Willoughby of Parham, Richard Frank and the Members of the Antiquarian Society. Full contemporary calf-leather with blind decoration, both joints are cracked and covers are attached by cords, wear at spine-ends and scuffed corners. Two free front end-papers both of which are detached. Plates and handwritten details of previous ... More Text...
Title:An History of Richmondshire in the North Riding of the County Of York together with Those Parts of Everwicschire of Domesday which Form the Wapentakes of Lonsdale, Ewecross and Amunderness etc. Two volumes
Price:GBP£323.50 (about USD$413.82)
Book ID:BB08-50318061262
Quantity:1
Publisher:Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown; Hurst Robinson and Co.; Robinson and Hernament, London; Leeds, 1823
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:J M W Turner; J Pye etc.
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown; Hurst Robinson and Co.; Robinson and Hernament, 1823, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Illustrated By: J M W Turner; J Pye etc.

Full title: An History of Richmondshire in the North Riding of the County Of York together with Those Parts of Everwicschire of Domesday which Form the Wapentakes of Lonsdale, Ewecross and Amunderness in the Counties of York, Lancaster, and Westmorland. Half-leather and marbled ... More Text...
Title:Kelly's Directory of Hampshire, with Isle of Wight, Wiltshire and Dorsetshire
Price:GBP£300.00 (about USD$383.76)
Book ID:TP01-55355
Quantity:1
Publisher:Kelly's & Co, London, 1880
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Kelly's & Co, 1880, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition

A very nice copy of this directory. Three folding maps still present with a couple of repaired tears to each of them. Boards a little marked Category: Genealogy & Local History; Geography & Maps. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:Loidis and Elmete: Or, An Attempt to Describe Districts Described in those Words by Bede etc. Also: Ducatus Leodiensis: or, Topography of the Ancient and Populous Town & Parish of Leedes etc, Musaeum Thoresbyanum
Price:GBP£289.00 (about USD$369.69)
Book ID:BB08-50315080330
Quantity:1
Publisher:Printed by B Dewhirst for Robinson, Son, and Houldsworth, Leeds and John Hurst, Wakefield, Leeds; Wakefield, 1816
Edition:Second Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Printed by B Dewhirst for Robinson, Son, and Houldsworth, Leeds and John Hurst, Wakefield, 1816, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Second Edition

Volume I. Loidis and Elmete: Or, An Attempt to Describe Districts Described in those Words by Bede; and Supposed to Embrace the Lower Portions of Aredale and Wharfdale Together with the Entire Vale of Calder in the County of York. Volume II. Ducatus Leodiensis: or, The Topography of the Ancient and Populous Town ... More Text...
Title:Leicester Directory
Price:GBP£275.00 (about USD$351.78)
Book ID:M002-04053
Quantity:1
Publisher:Unknown, 1849
Edition:1849
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Poor Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Unknown, 1849, Hardcover, Book Condition: Poor Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, 1849

Back cover and spine are missing. Front cover has gold lion and unicorn crest of England that is a bit grubby but not overly worn, the rest of the cover is quite rubbed and grubby from frequent use. All directory pages are all there, with 18 advertisement pages at the end. The last few advertisement pages are in rough shape and there is some scattered foxing throughout, but all text is readable. Book begins ... More Text...
Title:Gradus ad Cantabrigiam or New University Guide to the Academical Customs and Colloquial Cant Terms Peculiar to the University of Cambridge etc
Price:GBP£269.50 (about USD$344.74)
Book ID:BB08-50615101148
Quantity:1
Publisher:John Hearne, London, 1824
Edition:1st Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Fair Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
John Hearne, 1824, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fair Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, 1st Edition

Full Title: Gradus ad Cantabrigiam or New University Guide to the Academical Customs and Colloquial Cant Terms Peculiar to the University of Cambridge observing Wherein it Differs from Oxford. Embellished with six coloured engravings of the Costume etc, a striking likeness of thar Celebrated character Jemmy Gordon, and Illustrated with a Variety of Curious and Entertainig Anecdotes. To Which is ... More Text...
Title:Old and New Hull: A series of Drawings of the Town of Kingston-upon-Hull, with Descriptive and Historical Notices; also, Portraits of Local Worthies, with Biographical and Genealogical Notes
Price:GBP£262.00 (about USD$335.15)
Signed:By Author
Book ID:BB08-50317021027
Quantity:1
Publisher:M C Peck & Son, Hull, 1884
Edition:Revised Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
M C Peck & Son, 1884, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Revised Edition, Signed by Author

Half-leather binding, wear to corners, banded spine with gilt lettering (probably a replacement). Marbled end-papers with small bookplate of Stephen Bryant on inside of front cover. Sound binding, inner hinges are strengthened/repaired, Index pages are taped at gutter with resulting discolouration on reverse pages at gutter edges. Signature of author on frontis ... More Text...
Title:The History and Antiquities of Cleveland Comprising the Wapentake of East and West Langbargh
Price:GBP£262.00 (about USD$335.15)
Book ID:BB08-50318031023
Quantity:1
Publisher:Simpkin and Marshall; W Tait; W Braithwaite, London, Edinburgh, Stokesley, 1846
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Simpkin and Marshall; W Tait; W Braithwaite, 1846, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Half-leather with well-rubbed marbled covers, scuffed corners and spine-ends. Pages 621-623 together detached with rear end-papers. Plates are darkened with some foxing, pages have occasional light smudges but are otherwise clean. Three plates, including the map, are missing. Plates present are: Engraving of A Geological Map of the Cleveland Coast compiled by ... More Text...
Title:Catalogue of the Pictures and Other Works of Art in the Collection of Lord St. Oswald at Nostell Priory
Price:GBP£262.00 (about USD$335.15)
Book ID:BB08-50317081049
Quantity:1
Publisher:Constable and Company Ltd, London, 1915
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Constable and Company Ltd, 1915, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

One of 100 copies printed. Library rebind with dark red covers and gilt lettering on the spine. Sound binding, light smudge marks to title-page and prelims. Clean pages and plates. Library stamp on page 53. Part II contains descriptions of paintings and other works in each room of the house. Contains 46 plates with tissue protecttive leaves. Contents are: Part I: The Ancient ... More Text...
Title:A New Guide to Hull with a Correct Map
Price:GBP£262.00 (about USD$335.15)
Book ID:BB08-50317021021
Quantity:1
Publisher:John Craggs; George Lee, Hull, 1834
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
John Craggs; George Lee, 1834, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Rebound in dark red half-leather and cloth covered boards, replacement end-papers. Contains fold-out map pasted to a front end-paper showing "A New Plan, of the Town of Kingston upon Hull and its Environs" which although lightly foxed is clean and free from tears. Binding is sound, pages are clean. Black and white frontis. illustration of Wilberforce monument. 69 (includes frontis, title & preface), iii. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50317021021.
Title:STAWELL: PAST AND PRESENT
Price:AUD$450.00 (about USD$327.19)
Book ID:MA00-6588
Quantity:1
Publisher:Stawell News & P. C. Chronicle, Stawell, 1896
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Printed Card Wrapper
Condition:Very Good
Stawell News & P. C. Chronicle, 1896, Printed Card Wrapper, Book Condition: Very Good, First Edition

[viii], 140 pages, original front wrapper mounted on a new wrapper. Very Scare Local History book on the Victorian Gold town of Stawell. ; 210 x 140mm
Title:Ludwig Becker; Artist & Naturalist with the Burke & Wills Expedition
Price:AUD$440.00 (about USD$319.92)
ISBN:0522841899
Book ID:SB00-0234921
Quantity:1
Publisher:Melbourne University Press on behalf of the Library Council of Victoria, Melbourne, 1979
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:Ludwig Becker
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Fine
Dust Jacket:Very Good
Melbourne University Press on behalf of the Library Council of Victoria, 1979, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Ludwig Becker

XIV, 224 pages,. Bound in original cloth with blind stamped and filled titles to the spine and front board, prefaced by John Starke, acknowledgements (including acknowledgements of the assistance of a grant from Carlton and United breweries,) this catalogue lists the 1st 40 sketches, which was sent to Melbourne from ... More Text...
Title:Chronica Regvm Manniae Et Insvlarvm: The Chronicle of Man and the Sudreys, from the Manuscript Codex in the British Museum, Volumes I & II (set)
Price:GBP£250.00 (about USD$319.80)
Book ID:B009-3632
Quantity:1
Publisher:The Manx Society, Douglas, Isle of Man, 1874
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
The Manx Society, 1874, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

publication numbers XXII & XXIII of The Manx Society for Publication of National Documents; Only 155 copies of each volume were printed; pre-title page of Manx Society giving date established (1858), logo, volume number, & date of publication, followed by list of officers of the society. Revised, annotated, and furnished with additional documents, and English ... More Text...
Title:The History & Antiquities of Richmond In the County of York, With a Brief Description of the Neighbourhood
Price:GBP£246.50 (about USD$315.32)
Book ID:BB08-50318071015
Quantity:1
Publisher:Printed for the author by Thomas Bowman, Richmond, 1821
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Printed for the author by Thomas Bowman, 1821, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Re-backed with replacement leather spine with raised bands, now worn, and contemporary (to text) cross-hatched leather covers with gilt decoration around edge, covers are lightly worn and are marked on rear face, worn corners. End-papers have been replaced and possibly pasted over an earlier bookplate; a twentieth century bookplate is pasted on the inside of the ... More Text...
Title:The Hull Quarterly and East Riding Portfolio, Vols. I and II Nos. 1-4 January 1884 to December 1885
Price:GBP£246.50 (about USD$315.32)
Book ID:BB08-50317021026
Quantity:1
Publisher:A Brown & Sons Limited, Hull, 1884
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
A Brown & Sons Limited, 1884, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

A half-leather bound volume with banded spine and marbled covers of quarterly magazines covering a period of two years, front paper covers of each issue are bound-in, the last two quarters were published as one issue. Includes black and white plates and inset illustrations. Leather and covers are lightly rubbed at edges, bumped corners, sound binding, clean marbled ... More Text...
Title:A New and Complete History of the Town and County of the Town of Kingston-Upon-Hull etc
Price:GBP£246.50 (about USD$315.32)
Book ID:BB08-50317021016
Quantity:1
Publisher:T Briggs, Kingston-Upon-Hull, 1788
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
T Briggs, 1788, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Full Title: A New and Complete History of the Town and County of the Town of Kingston-Upon-Hull; With a Cursory Review of, and Observations on the Ancient Legend, From Its Original Foundation in A.D. 1296, By the Illustrious King Edward the First. The whole brought down to the present Period, and Carefully selected from the Records of the Town, and other Original Manuscripts, occasionally ... More Text...
Title:Heraldic Badges in England and Wales. Volume I: Introduction, II Part 1: Royal Badges, II Part 2: Non-Royal Badges, and III: Ordinaries
Price:GBP£240.00 (about USD$307.01)
ISBN:1843834936
Book ID:DB03-24306
Quantity:1
Publisher:Boydell, Woodbridge, 2009
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:Very Good
Boydell, 2009, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition

Illustrated. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 4-volume set (complete). Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust jackets slightly marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-5 kilos. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Britain/UK; History. ISBN: 1843834936. ISBN/EAN: 9781843834939. Inventory No: 24306.
Title:Pennsylvania: Atlas of Historical County Boundaries
Price:USD$300.00
ISBN:0133155323
Book ID:PL00-001547
Quantity:1
Publisher:Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, NY, 1996
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:As New
Dust Jacket:As New
Charles Scribner's Sons, 1996, Hardcover, Book Condition: As New, Dust Jacket Condition: As New

Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 241 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, except for a creased corner on the inside flap. DJ is now protected in mylar cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 - 3 pounds. Category: Genealogy & Local History; United States; History. ISBN: 0133155323. ISBN/EAN: 9780133155327. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 001547.
Title:ALBUM OF BALLARAT VIEWS
Price:AUD$400.00 (about USD$290.84)
Book ID:MA00-20908
Quantity:1
Publisher:Messrs Schutze, Steffens & Co, 272 Little Collins Street, Melbourne
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good+
Messrs Schutze, Steffens & Co, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good+, First Edition

No date stated but is circa 1880 - 90, this folder contains a 13-panel leporello (concertina folded) sheet with 18 views of Ballarat, the first 5 panels are a panorama "Birds Eye View of Ballarat", followed with 3 full-panel illustrations, 6 half-panel illustrations and 8 quarter-panel illustrations; with publishers advertisement on rear pastedown endpaper. The sheet folds out to 1775mm (nearly 2 metres). Light blue boards with Ballarat Town Hall and Advance Australia Crest in gilt on front cover, cloth spine, corners lightly bumped. Very scarce. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia; 190 x 145mm
Title:AYRSHIRE HERD BOOK OF AUSTRALASIA, Containing Pedigrees of Bulls, Cows & Heifers of the Ayrshire Breed
Price:AUD$400.00 (about USD$290.84)
Book ID:MA00-890
Quantity:1
Publisher:The Ayrshire Cattle Herd Book Society of Australasia, Melbourne,
Binding:Hard Cover
Condition:Very Good with no dust jacket
The Ayrshire Cattle Herd Book Society of Australasia, Hard Cover, Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

21 Volumes starting at Vol. No.22, 1930 in consecutive order up to Vol.42, 1940. Contains the pedigrees of 5421 Bulls & the pedigrees of 23429 Cows & Heifers, all Vols in orig. black cloth with gilt spines, some plates in each book, 5 books have faded spines, all books are octavo & in very good condition.
Title:THE HISTORY OF WARRNAMBOOL, Capital of the Western Ports of Victoria, from 1847 Up to the End of 1886
Price:AUD$400.00 (about USD$290.84)
Book ID:MA00-20701
Quantity:1
Publisher:The Chronicle Printing and Publishing Company, Melbourne, 1887
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hard Cover
Condition:Very Good+
The Chronicle Printing and Publishing Company, 1887, Hard Cover, Book Condition: Very Good+, First Edition

This copy has the blue papered sides, most copies have buff coloured papered sides, with previous ownership name on front endpaper, being notable Warrnambool citizen & councillor Florence Collins, 28 pages at rear of book are advertisments, with the last page being an Errata. A very good copy. ; 190 x 130mm; xii, 284 + 28 pages
Title:CHURCH OF ENGLAND GRAMMAR SCHOOL, GEELONG History and Register Jubilee, 1907
Price:AUD$400.00 (about USD$290.84)
Book ID:MA00-20542
Quantity:1
Place Published:Geelong, 1907
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good+
1907, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good+, First Edition

Printed by Mercer and Co. , Malop Street. 1907, pages are not numbered, illustrated, very light flecking to the covers, front endpaper starting to spilt, blue cloth binding with school crest on front cover in gilt and title in gilt on spine. A very good copy. ; 220 x 140mm
Title:Town Plan of Hinckley Leicestershire 1807 Antique Map
Price:GBP£225.00 (about USD$287.82)
Book ID:M002-20080
Quantity:1
Publisher:Nichols, Leicester, 1807
Edition:1st Edition
Illustrator:J. Robinson
Binding:Softcover (Single Sheet of thick paper)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Nichols, 1807, Softcover (Single Sheet of thick paper), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, 1st Edition, Illustrated By: J. Robinson

This is an original Georgian copperplate engraving of a Plan of the Town of Hinckley, Leicestershire, taken in 1782. It features labelled places suchas Priest Hill, Priories, Market Place, Upper Band End and a small forest. All edges very neat except the bottom edge which is slightly tatty. A few small tears along the edges, repaired with conservation tape where necessary. ... More Text...
Title:Munchener Kalender 1890, 1895-1901 (8 issues Hardbound)
Price:GBP£225.00 (about USD$287.82)
Book ID:M002-04500
Quantity:1
Publisher:Otto Hupp, germany, 1901
Edition:Various
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Otto Hupp, 1901, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Various

A set of 8 non-sequential volumes of the Munchener Kalendar, extensively and lavishly illustrated throughout with depictions of German heraldry, genealogical diagrams and coats of arms. Pages bear some very slight edge wear but are generally clean, clear, and very well-preserved throughout, with colours remaining clear, bold, and bright. Modern hard binding, presentable but with some light wear, mostlyto corners and ends of spine. A ... More Text...
Title:The People of Trumbull County, 1800-2000
Price:USD$285.00
Book ID:AU00-10297
Quantity:1
Publisher:Howland Printing, Cortland, OH, 2000
Edition:1st Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Buckram)
Condition:Fine Condition
Howland Printing, 2000, Hardcover (Buckram), Book Condition: Fine Condition, 1st Edition

770 pages. Bookplate. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Ohio; Genealogy & Local History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10297.
Title:History of the Press in Western New-York from the Beginning to the Middle of the Nineteenth Century
Price:USD$285.00
Book ID:DH00-009190
Quantity:1
Publisher:Charles F. Heartman, New York, 1920
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Charles F. Heartman, 1920, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Special Limited Edition, first issue in this format. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight. Brief gift inscription on front end paper. This is number 44 of 91 copies of this reprint on handmade paper for Charles F. Heartman, includes a facsimile of the earliest newspaper of Western ... More Text...
Title:A History of the County of Brecknock [Two volumes in one]
Price:GBP£220.00 (about USD$281.42)
Book ID:TP01-56047
Quantity:1
Publisher:George North for the Author, Brecknock, 1805
Binding:Hardcover (Full Leather)
Condition:Fair Condition
George North for the Author, 1805, Hardcover (Full Leather), Book Condition: Fair Condition

A huge volume illustrated throughout with fantastic copper plate engravings throughout. There are also two fold out maps, one illustrated with a mountainscape. There is a water stain to the bottom opening corner of the pages throughout, which is visible to a greater or lesser degree on varying pages. The leather has spit over both hinges and though in no danger of falling apart, on such a vast book this requires some careful handling. The leather elsewhere is a little rubbed and bumped. Size: Quarto. Category: Travel & Places; Genealogy & Local History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:U.K.C.T.A Annual Conference, Kingston-Upon-Hull Souvenir, Whitsuntide 1910, Adjourned to August 1st, 2nd and 3rd on Account of the Lamented Death of King Edward VII, incl. City of Hull Official Handbook 1908
Price:GBP£219.50 (about USD$280.78)
Book ID:BB08-50315111081
Quantity:1
Publisher:A Brown & Sons Limited, Hull, 1910
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
A Brown & Sons Limited, 1910, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Lightly marked pale blue firm covers with gilt lettering and decoration, darkened spine, sound binding except for pages 49-64 being detached, darkened end-papers, clean pages, large fold-out colour plan has horizontal tear. Contains: Advertisements; United Kingdom Commercial Travellers' Association, Hull Branch, details and portraits, Hon. Secretaries for Hull Conference ... More Text...
Title:National Chamber of Trade. Souvenir of the Fourteenth Annual Conference, 1912 (Hull)
Price:GBP£216.00 (about USD$276.31)
Book ID:BB08-50315111065
Quantity:1
Publisher:A Brown & Sons Limited, Hull, 1912
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
A Brown & Sons Limited, 1912, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Dark green covers with gilt decoration and lettering on front, slightly sunned around edges, and gilt lettering on lightly sunned green spine. Front spine edge is very lightly rubbed. Light shelf-wear to spine-ends. Sound but slightly skewed binding. Clean pages and end-papers. Pages 35 and 40 are glued back to back, and pages 36-39 do not exist. Contains : Black and white ... More Text...

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