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Colour and b/w photos. Horse-drawn vehicles from 18 different countries. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0720712823. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Light mark to lower corner of front board. Text block lightly browned. Black pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased with creasing to laminate at spine.
An omnibus edition. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1860198902. Text block lightly browned. Picotrial dustwrapper is lightly creased at edges. Strong cigarette odour present.
A century of service in Newport. B/w photos. Large folding map. ISBN: 1874538085. A clean copy with pictorial dustwrapper which is unevenly faded and a little grubby and scored, top of spine worn.
THE WESTERNERS BRAND BOOK VOLUME XXV MARCH 1968 TO FEBRUARY 1969
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134829
Published by The Chicago Corral Of The Westerners. 1969. Good condition.
Large format. Green cloth with gilt titles. Damp staining to covers and to pages throughout book. A reading copy.
Larger format. Glazed pictorial boards. To celebrate fifty years of the Llantwit Major Local History Society. B/w photos.
Blue cloth with gilt title to spine; yellow title to front cover. B/w photos Spine is faded. Some browning to covers. Foxing throughout.
A BOOK FOR A RAINY DAY OR RECOLLECTIONS OF THE EVENTS OF THE YEARS 1766-1833
Written by John Thomas Smtih; Wilfred Whitten.
Stock no. 2134804
Published by Methuen & Co.. 1st thus 1905. Good condition.
White spine, blue boards, gilt titles. Edited, with an introduction and notes by Whitten. With illustrations from contemporary prints. Marks and browning to covers, which are also bumped, with some chipping at corners. Front joint is cracked; front endpaper is nearly detached. Many plates are detached, but loosely inserted. Browning/foxing to outer page edges, which are a bit ragged.
Card wraps. St. Marylebone Society Publication No. 7. Browning to spine and cover edges. Creasing to some cover corners.
ENGLISH CHURCH WOODWORK: A STUDY IN CRAFTSMANSHIP DURING THE MEDIAEVAL PERIOD A.D. 1250-1550
Written by F.E. Howard; F.H. Crossley.
Stock no. 2134792
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1917. Almost very good condition.
Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles; blind decoration to front cover. Numerous b/w photos throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Paper tape joint repairs to list of subscribers pages to front of book.
THE OLD HALLS & MANOR HOUSES OF YORKSHIRE WITH SOME EXAMPLES OF OTHER HOUSES BUILT BEFORE THE YEAR 1700
Written by Louis Ambler.
Stock no. 2134791
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1913. Very good condition.
Green cloth boards, gilt titles and vignettes. 91 b/w plates from photographs, 20 plates of measured drawings and numerous illustrations in the text. Subscribers list to front. xv and 97 pages including index. Top edge gilt. Spine is very browned with fading/dulling of gilt title. A few marks and scuffs to covers, with a little uneven fading at edges. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
FLORA DOMESTICA: A HISTORY OF BRITISH FLOWER ARRANGING 1500-1930
Written by Mary Rose Blacker.
Stock no. 1822017
Published by The National Trust; Harry N. Abrams, Inc.. 1st USA 2000. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The history of floral decoration from the delicate bouquets of the sixteenth century to the extravagant displays of the Victorian and Edwardian periods. Includes a useful guide to historic plant and flower varieties available today. Red cloth boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0707803802. Top edge of spine lightly worn with tiny nibble. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine and scuffed to rear panel.
Red decorated cloth. Colour and b/w photos. A fine copy still in original shrinkwrap which has a few grubby marks.