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SALISBURY ILLUSTRATED: THE CITY'S HERITAGE IN PRINTS AND DRAWINGS
Written by Alan W. Ball.
Stock no. 1817978
Published by Halsgrove. 1st 2000. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
A sweeping panorama of England's history as lived and experienced in one of its greatest cities. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 1841140767. Damp stain mainly affecting vertical edge of free rear endpaper and text block. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges.
THE MAKING OF THE ELIZABETHAN NAVY, 1540-1590: FROM THE SOLENT TO THE ARMADA
Written by David Loades.
Stock no. 1817894
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 2009. Fine condition.
A thorough account of the development of the English navy, showing how the formidable force which beat the Spanish Armada was created. Pictorial glazed boards. ISBN: 9781843834922.
SEND A GUNBOAT: THE VICTORIAN NAVY AND SUPREMACY AT SEA 1854-1904
Written by Antony Preston; John Major.
Stock no. 1817877
Published by Conway. 1st thus 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Revised edition. A study of the Gunboat and its role in British Policy, 1854-1904. Terracotta cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 9780851779232.
THE PENGUIN ATLAS OF BRITISH & IRISH HISTORY
Written by Barry Cunliffe; Robert Bartlett; et al.
Stock no. 1817863
Published by Penguin. 2001. Nearly fine condition.
From Earliest Times to the Present Day. Black pictorial cardwraps. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0140295186.
THE VICTORIAN CATALOGUE OF HOUSEHOLD GOODS
Written by Dorothy Bosomworth.
Stock no. 1817859
Published by Studio Editions. 1992. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
A complete compendium of over 5000 items to furnish and decorate the Victorian home. The Victorian catalogue of household goods was first published in 1883. This is a facsimile of that edition. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. 328 pages. ISBN: 1851706380. Reprint. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded.
EARLY PRESTON AND ITS ENVIRONS
Written by H.H. Halewood.
Stock no. 1817845
Published by Halewood And Sons. 1st 1972. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Edited and selected by Halewood. Limited Edition of 700 numbered copies. Red cloth boards, gilt title and decoration to spine. 99 line engravings. ISBN: 0950208302. This copy is numbered 627. One or two foxspots present but generally a nice, clean copy. White pictorial dustwrapper is grubby and lightly edge-worn.
TUDOR SEA POWER
Written by David Childs.
Stock no. 2131610
Published by Seaforth Publishing. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781848320314. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with some edge-creasing.
COASTAL & SHORT SEA LINERS
Written by Charles V. Waine. Illustrated by Charles V. Waine.
Stock no. 2131600
Published by Waine Research Publications. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Green boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0905184173. Spine bumped; some knocks along cover edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips; faded to spine.
PATRIOT OR TRAITOR THE LIFE AND DEATH OF SIR WALTER RALEGH
Written by Anna Beer.
Stock no. 2131452
Published by Oneworld. 1st 2018. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Black boards with copper title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781786074348. SIGNED by author to half-title page.
BRITISH COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT THEIR EVOLUTION, DEVELOPMENT AND PERFECTION 1920-1940
Written by Arthur W.J.G. Ord-Hume.
Stock no. 2131387
Published by GMS Enterprises. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Blue boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 1870384946. Couple of small marks to wrapper at base of spine.
BRITISH LIGHT AEROPLANES THEIR EVOLUTION, DEVELOPMENT AND PERFECTION 1920-1940
Written by .
Stock no. 2131386
Published by GMS Enterprises. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 1870384768. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.
A HISTORY OF MONMOUTHSHIRE THE HUNDRED OF CALDICOT PART 1
Written by Joseph Bradney.
Stock no. 2131285
Published by Merton Priory Press. 1st thus 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Volume 4 Part 1 of A History of Monmouthshire. From the Coming of the Normans into Wales down to the present time. Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0952000946. A few foxspots to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.