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A REGIONAL HISTORY OF THE RAILWAYS VOLUME 3 GREATER LONDON
Written by H.P. White.
Stock no. 2132773
Published by David & Charles. 1987. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Third revised edition. B/w photos. Folding map to rear. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0946537399. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown.

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THE LONDON METROBUS
Written by Matthew Wharmby.
Stock no. 1819177
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An in-depth analysis of the type's service in the capital. Large format. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780711033771. Creasing to free front endpaper.

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THAMES: SACRED RIVER
Written by Peter Ackroyd.
Stock no. 2132619
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A biography of the river, from source to sea. Exploring its history from prehistoric times to the present day. 490 pages. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780701172848. Small mark to outer page edges. Wrapper spine is faded. Also: Wrapper appears to have been cut (apparently by publisher?), so that it has waves of the Thames river, going upto the bridges.

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OLD SERJEANTS' INN CHANCERY LANE
No author listed.
Stock no. 2132606
Published by The Law Union and Rock Insurance Company Limited. 1st 1912. Very good condition.

Pale blue/grey cloth with gilt titles. Includes coats of arms illustrations. Bumping to spine, corners and cover edges. Uneven dark marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges.

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MEDIEVAL LONDON
Written by Timothy Baker.
Stock no. 2132597
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0304935433. Has stickers saying 'The Readers Union Group of Book Clubs' to wrapper flap and title page. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Small pen mark to title page. Wrapper is creased with a closed tear to base of spine.

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LONDON 800-1216 THE SHAPING OF A CITY
Written by Christopher N.L. Brooke; Gillian Keir.
Stock no. 2132591
Published by Secker & Warburg. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

xxi + 424 pages. B/w photos. The history of London. ISBN: 0436069202. A little browning to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is edge-chipped.

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VICTORIAN AND EDWARDIAN LONDON FROM OLD PHOTOGRAPHS
Written by John Betjeman.
Stock no. 2132585
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0713401125. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with faded some and edge; a little edge-creasing.

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THE WESTMINSTER CIRCLE
Written by David Sullivan.
Stock no. 2132582
Published by Historical Publications Ltd.. 1st 2006. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth with silver title to spine. The People Who Lived and Worked in the Early Town of Westminster, 1066-1307. ISBN: 1905286155.

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A LONDON TROLLEYBUS EXPERIENCE
Written by Doug Fairhurst.
Stock no. 2132453
Published by Irwell Press. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition.

Timetables, routes and b/w photos. Oblong format. Pictorial card wraps. ISBN: 9781906919672. Corner tips very slightly creased.

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LONDON TROLLEYBUSES: A CLASS ALBUM
Written by Hugh Taylor.
Stock no. 2132451
Published by Capital Transport. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition.

A precis of each class of trolleybus and their movements around the system. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos throughout. 120 pages. ISBN: 1854143026. Lower corner bumped else a fine copy.

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THE TRAMWAYS OF SOUTH LONDON & CROYDON 1899-1949
Written by K.G. Harvie.
Stock no. 1818997
4th 1968. Almost very good condition.

Fourth Edition. White cardwraps with blue title to front & b/w photo of tram. B/w photos. 122 text pages. Spine worn with loss to top & tail, spine covering appears to be missing. Card covers grubby. Worm damage to margins of last few pages, affecting text at margin edges.

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LONDON WAS OURS: DIARIES AND MEMOIRS OF THE LONDON BLITZ
Written by Amy Helen Bell.
Stock no. 1818889
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Analyzing over two hundred letters, diaries and memoirs written by those citizens who endured the Blitz, restoring forgotten voices of ordinary individuals to the collective memory of the Blitz and the Second World War. Green boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 9781845115920. A few minor marks to vertical edge of text block. Green pictorial dustwrapper has the remains of a label to rear panel.

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