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LONDON'S NATURAL HISTORY (NN 3)
Written by R.S.R. Fitter. Illustrated by Eric Hosking.
Stock no. 2129999
Published by Collins. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. A comprehensive history of a great human community in terms of the animals and plants it has displaced, changed, moved and removed, introduced, conserved, lost or forgotten. 52 colour and 41 b/w photos plus 12 maps and diagrams. 282pp includes index. Spine and cover edges are faded. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is browned, especially to spine, with some tears and chips; loss to top of spine and couple of edges.
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THE LADYBIRD BOOK OF LONDON
Written by John Lewesdon. Illustrated by John Berry.
Stock no. 2129833
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 618. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Wrapper is chipped with some scuffs; creased; a little loss.
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LONDON PORTRAIT OF A CITY
Written by Roger Hudson.
Stock no. 1817353
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1998. Fine condition.

Brown cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. Light rubbing to lower board corners. Contained in publisher's decorative slipcase in almost fine condition.
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DAVID GENTLEMAN'S LONDON
Written by David Gentleman. Illustrated by David Gentleman.
Stock no. 2129321
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0297785745. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Wrapper is price-cut with a browned spine; also edge-creased with a couple of closed tears.
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A HISTORY OF LONDON'S PRISONS
Written by Geoffrey Howse.
Stock no. 2129127
Published by Wharncliffe Books. 1st 2012. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boars, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781845631345. Bowing/slight bend to covers at bottom edge. Spine is a bit faded.
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LONDON AIRPORT
Written by Maurice Allward; Roy McLeavy.
Stock no. 1816912
Published by Ian Allan. Circa 1961. Very good condition.

Third Edition. Yellow pictorial card wraps. B/w photos, colour photos to centerfold. 34 pages. Ian Allan ABC series. Rear cover a little grubby. Contents clean.
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THE CITY OF LONDON VOLUME III: ILLUSIONS OF GOLD 1914-1945
Written by David Kynaston.
Stock no. 1816901
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers showing map of London 1934. B/w photos. ISBN: 0701161507. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.
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THE CITY OF LONDON: VOLUME IV: A CLUB NO MORE 1945-2000
Written by David Kynaston.
Stock no. 1816896
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The culminating volume of his universally acclaimed history, the author leads us through the dramatic post-war years, from derelict bomb-sites to shimmering skyscrapers. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Map of the City of London in 1970 to endpapers. B/w photos. 886 pages including index. ISBN: 0701169494. Text block slightly grubby. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and slightly edge-creased.
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THE CITY OF LONDON: VOLUME II: GOLDEN YEARS 1890-1914
Written by David Kynaston.
Stock no. 1816891
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The relationship between finance and politics come ever closer, culminating in the Marconi Scandal of 1912 the nearly saw the end of Lloyd George's career. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers showing map of London. B/w photos. ISBN: 0701133856. Top & tail of spine lightly worn, small, neat rubber stamped identity mark to lower edge of text block. Text block a little grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased with a small closed tear to lower front panel.
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THE VISIT TO LONDON
Written by E.V. Lucas. Illustrated by Francis D. Bedford.
Stock no. 2128235
Published by Methuen & Co.. 1st 1902. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Orange cloth spine. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Some scuffing to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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RESTORATION LONDON: EVERYDAY LIFE IN LONDON 1660-1670
Written by Liza Picard.
Stock no. 1816733
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2012. Fine condition.

Introduced by Jenny Uglow. Red cloth boards with gilt title to spine and a gilt blocked design to front board. Colour illustrations. Colour pictorial endpapers. Contained in publisher's gold coloured slipcase in fine condition.
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THE GREAT FIRE OF LONDON IN 1666
Written by Walter George Bell.
Stock no. 1816618
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2003. Fine condition.

An abridgement of the revised edition first published in 1951 by The Bodley Head. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine, red & gilt illustration to front. Endpapers show map of the fire. Colour & b/w illustrations. Contained in black publisher's slipcase in fine condition.
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