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ENGLISH VILLAGES AND HAMLETS
Written by Humphrey Pakington; G.M. Young. Illustrated by Sydney R. Jones.
Stock no. 1821627
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Fourth Edition, revised. The British Heritage Series. Introduction by G.M. Young. Light blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w photos & illustrations. Reprint of Fourth Edition. Spine lightly browned, edges lightly rubbed. Text block browned. Pale browning to plate margins. Price-removed pictorial Philip Gough dustwrapper is edge-rubbed, worn and browned.
Four centuries development of the English interior. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. Board corners bumped. Browning to front endpapers. Foxing to text block. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge worn and torn, 2" missing from base of spine, Messy repair to verso of dustwrapper with now yellowed tape.
A Survey of their Development, Design and Features. Original blue cloth binding. 180 b/w photographs. Faint dampstain to lower corner of front board. Light fading to top edge of spine. Spine lightly bumped to top rear edge. Some light page browning. Price-cut pictorial Brian Cook dustwrapper is grubby and marked with some damp staining, verso is repaired at corners with now yellowed tape, rear edge of spine is split.
Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 2nd Revised edition. Light rubbing to lower edge of boards. Gift inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Price-cut pictorial Brian Cook dustwrapper is edge-rubbed and worn with a few tears and chips.
Red cloth boards, navy blue titles. Colour frontis. B/w photos. A Introduction to the study of Mediaeval Building. Top edge red. Foxspots to vertical edge of text block. Price-cut Brian Cook pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine, repaired to verso at with now yellowed tape (not visible to front), lightly rubbed at corners.
Colour frontispiece & B/w photos. 2nd edition, revised. Text block browned. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Price-cut Brian Cook pictorial dustwrapper has a few small edge-tears and tiny chips.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II (THREE VOLUMES)
Written by Thomas Babington Macaulay; Peter Rowland.
Stock no. 1320951
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1986. Very good condition.
Three volumes (III to V). Introduction by Rowland. Blue cloth with gilt titles and decoration. Crease to lower corner of front free-endpaper of volume III. Small, light mark to front free-endpaper of volume V. Cream slipcase is slightly grubby with surface paper damage to rear panel.
New Naturalist series. Green cloth. A succint and readable book covering all aspects of hedgerows in Britain, their purpose and history, dating methods, flora and wildlife. 256 pages includes index. Numerous plates, text figures and tables. ISBN: 0002190818. Name & date in ink to free front endpaper. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine.
New Naturalist series. Conceived as a study of changing relations between Men and the Environments. Green buckram cloth. 38 colour photos, 38 b/w photos, 76 line drawings. Spine & boards unevenly faded. Text block browned. Name & date in ink to free front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is worn at corners with a few small chips and closed tears, rear panel is browned and creased across the bottom edge.
Bright orange pictorial cloth. Colour illustrations. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine. Red slipcase is just very slightly scuffed.
The Year of the Great Exhibition. Oblong format. Black cloth spine. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Without slipcase, as issued. Spine slightly faded. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Some very pale page edge browning else contents clean.
Dark green cloth, gilt decorations. B/w illustrations. Book is fine. Cream slipcase is slightly edge worn with small splits at top and tail of opening. Some light grubby marks to slipcase.