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INDICATION OF HOUSES OF HISTORICAL INTEREST IN LONDON VOLUME II [ vol 2 ] 11, ---------
1 --------- INDICATION OF HOUSES OF HISTORICAL INTEREST IN LONDON VOLUME II [ vol 2 ] 11
LONDON JAS. TRUSCOTT and SON LTD for the London County Council 1909 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Slate Blue Paper covered boards with black titles. 205 x 135mm approx. 132pp + vi (index) A work produced following a report of the Historical Records and Buildings Committee of the Council; being essentially; details of houses either having been associated with historical events or distinguished individuals with short biographies of the individuals whose residences have been commemorated. Vol II contains particulars of 21 houses (tablets 33 to 53 incl) With appendix of memorial tablets in London affixed by persons or authorities other than the L.C.C. Good (Book- Moderate shelf wear to extremities of boards and mild shelf soiling. Offset browning to end papers. No previous owner name or annotations and no other notable defects). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
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INDICATION of HOUSES of HISTORICAL INTEREST in LONDON VOLUME III [vol 3 ] 111, ---------
2 --------- INDICATION of HOUSES of HISTORICAL INTEREST in LONDON VOLUME III [vol 3 ] 111
London J.M.DENT for the LONDON COUNTY COUNCIL 1912 1st Edition Hard Back Good Book 205X135mm Approx. 
Slate Blue Paper covered boards with black titles. 205 x 135mm approx. reproductions of the plaques affixed to the properties.135pp + v Appendix. A work produced following a report of the Historical Records & Buildings Committee of the Council; being essentially; details of houses either having been associated with historical events or distinguished individuals. Vol III contains particulars with respect to 21 houses (tablets 54 to 74 incl) Contains an appendix of memorial tablets in London affixed by persons or authorities other than the L.C.C. [William Pitt , Madame Goldschmidt , Thomas de Quincey , Dickens , Huxley , Rossetti , William Morris, John Ruskin etc. Good (Book - shelf wear soili to paper covered boards with boards exposed at corner tips. No notable soiling. Mild tanning to end papers and to paper of book block generally.No previous owner name or insc.) Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
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WILLIAM MORRIS  Small Picture Book no: 43, --------- .........
3 --------- ......... WILLIAM MORRIS Small Picture Book no: 43
London Victoria & Albert Museum , HMSO 1976 0112900887 / 9780112900887 Paper Back VG Book 180x120mm Approx Morris , William 
Small slim P/b VG.1976 [1958] 4th imp.Unpaginated.1illustrated 27 b/w plates.[designs for all materials , pen and needle embroidery paint illumination on vellum etc ] famed Artist Designer William Morris.[Victoria & Albert Museum ] 1 page Intro ,tight bindings, a personal rubber stamped inscsp.address.to title page. External covers Green design from 1882 wallpaper "bird & Anemone"., very minor curveature to wraps, no tears , no creases.throughout Fine. PLS See our image 
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THE STORY OF PORT SUNLIGHT, -----------
4 ----------- THE STORY OF PORT SUNLIGHT
LIVERPOOL LEVER BROTHERS 1953 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Ivory cloth effect paper covered boards with Grey titles to upper board. 290 x 230 mm approx. 96pp. Many unspecified monochrome captioned photographs illustrating the processes, plant, materials and staff of the huge industrial complex and town at Port Sunlight Liverpool founded by William Hesketh Lever, First Viscount Leverhulme which initially manufactured tablets of soap under the trade name "Sunlight". The book contains a history of the company from it's small factory at Warrington through to the expansion and founding of "Port Sunlight" with it's garden village for workers, expansion and merger with Van den Berghs and Jurgens in 1929 to form Unilever. VG Light shelf wear/ soiling/uneven fading to boards. Offset browning to front free end paper, no previous owner name or insc. No other notable faults). Please see our images of the actual boo offered for sale. 
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The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments: Translated out of the Original Tongues: and with the Former Translations Diligently compared and revised, by his Majesty's Special Command appointed to be read in Churches, --------------
5 -------------- The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments: Translated out of the Original Tongues: and with the Former Translations Diligently compared and revised, by his Majesty's Special Command appointed to be read in Churches
London GEORGE E. EYRE AND WILLIAM SPOTTISWOODE 1861 Full Leather Good Book 
Full Brown Morocco Leather with five raised bands, gilt titles and decs. Gilt and blind blocked chamfered boards with brass edges, Hinge and Knob (Clasp missing) Gilt dentelles Two colour head and tail bands, attached silk markers.Contemporary pale yellow made end papers. All edges of book block gilt and goffered. 170 x 110 mm approx. Double Column Text printed to fine india paper stock. A very handsome binding (not signed) which is now in need of restoration and priced accordingly. Good (Book- Heavy wear with loss to head and tail of spine. Cracks to leather hinges, rear board nearly detached. Ink gift insc. and date 1863 to preliminary blank. No other notable defects). Please see our images of the actual bible offered for sale. 
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6 --...........--------- HENRY 1V THEATRE PROGRAMME THE OLD VIC 1960 - 1961 SEASON
LONDON THE OLD VIC 1960 Soft Back VG Book 185x125mm Approx 
8 pages , slim yellow stapled paper wraps , clean pages no inscsp , illustrated 12 mono plates - 4 stage scenes and 8 of the actors , directed Dennis Vance , costumes by Timothy O'Brien , songs by Tristram Cary [ judi Dench /Barbara Jefford / Robert Harris / Joss Aukland.. [ Hold also Twelth Night ] 
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7 --...........--------- TWELTH NIGHT THEATRE PROGRAMME THE OLD VIC 1960 - 1961 SEASON
LONDON THE OLD VIC 1960 Soft Back G Book 185x125mm Approx 
8 pages , slim yellow stapled paper wraps , closed tear around one staple edge , 10mm closed tear line to f/side and 25mm curved closed tear line to top rear , clean pages no inscsp , illustrated 13 mono plates - 4 stage scenes and 9 of the actors , directed Colin Graham , costumes by Alix Stone , songs by James Bernard [ judi Dench /Barbara Jefford / Robert Harris / Geroge Baker ... ] [ hold also Henry 1V] 
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PICTURESQUE & ROMANTIC EDINBURGH, -.....-------------
8 -.....------------- PICTURESQUE & ROMANTIC EDINBURGH
EDINBURGH WILLIAM RITCHIE & SONS [ RITCHIE'S OF EDINBURGH ] Hard Back G G Book 185x125mm Approx 
63 pages , small volume , black boards with bright gilt lettering and gilt decoration to front unfortunately missing top spine approx 10mm , tight bindings , no inscsp , feps everso lightly foxed , dustjacket not price clipped , 3/6 , white d/j colour illustrated with blue tone lettering beneath to front , the white a little grubby now , d/j loss same area top spine , now protected in clear proprietary cover ,Undated circa 1930's , Map to rear , lillustrated ine drawings , 14 mono plates and 12 in colour - a gem of a book profusely illusrated 
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QUAKER WAYS An attempt to explain Quaker beliefs and practices and to illustrate them by the lives and activites of Friends of former days., A.RUTH FRY
9 A.RUTH FRY QUAKER WAYS An attempt to explain Quaker beliefs and practices and to illustrate them by the lives and activites of Friends of former days.
LONDON CASSELL 1933 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book Inscribed by Author(s)
SIGNED Copy.Olive Green cloth boards with gilt titles to spine.220 x 150 mm approx.[vi] + 280pp. First Edition 1st printing of this eminently readable work on the christian beliefs and social responsibilities held by Quakers together with brief details of notable Quakers in various fields of life and endeavor written by a prominent Quaker who did much relief work and campaigning. The copy offered by us is inscribed and signed by her in ink to the front free end paper. Good (Book Spine sunned and with moderate shelf wear to cloth at extremities. Binding sound). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. 
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A HISTORY OF THE CHURCH AND PARISH OF ST. MARTIN'S DORKING, ALEXANDRA WEDGWOOD (EDITOR)
10 ALEXANDRA WEDGWOOD (EDITOR) A HISTORY OF THE CHURCH AND PARISH OF ST. MARTIN'S DORKING
DORKING Privately Published 1990 095160970x / 9780951609705 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Red boards with gilt titles to spine. 215 x 155 mm approx. vi + 166pp. Frontis b/w Photo. plate + 72 other b/w illustrations incl. 1 map. Edited by Alexandra Wedgwood and with contributions from various authors this authoritative history published by the Friends of St. Martins not only provides a record of the churches which have stood on the site since Saxon times but also records the social events and it's associations making it of broader interest to present and former residents of the parish. As it is also now a shared church the book also provides a history of Methodism in Dorking and the two other churches attached to the parish - St Barnabas, Ranmore and St Mary the Virgin Pixham. Near Fine/Near Fine (Book- No notable defects. No previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket- no nicks or tears - supplied in a removable proprietary protective sleeve). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
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ATALANTA IN CALYDON A TRAGEDY, ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE
11 ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE ATALANTA IN CALYDON A TRAGEDY
LONDON JOHN CAMDEN HOTTEN 1866 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Original blue cloth boards with gilt titles to spine. 175 x 110 mm approx. Original grey made end papers. xiv +130 pp. Attributed as Poetry the work is written as a play with list of persons and introductory argument. First edition dated 1866 to title page and tail of spine. Good (Book- moderate shelf rubbing - mainly colour loss only and soiling including dulling of cloth around tail of spine from liquid spillage with associated light tide mark to gutter region of front paste down. End papers cracked and a few signatures strained where glue has failed but mull and sewing sound. Book plate of Adolphus William Ward Master of Peterhouse to front paste down and later family book plate to front free end paper. A few light foxing spots to title page). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. 
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GEORGE CHAPMAN A Critical Essay, ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE
12 ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE GEORGE CHAPMAN A Critical Essay
LONDON Chatto & Windus Ltd 1875 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Dark Blue/green cloth boards with gilt titles and decs.195 x 130 mm approx. 188pp + 40 page publishers catalogue for Dec 1874 to rear. First Ediition 1st printing. Good (Book- Fraying to cloth at head of spine. no significant soiling. Previous owners bookplates to front paste down and free end paper. (Adolphus William Ward Master of Peterhouse + later same family - Sir John Barnes) Heavy to much lesser intensity foxing to end papers and book block throughout. A couple of page corners turned and a few pencil highlight marks to margins, Binding sound. No cracks to end papers). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
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LOCRINE A Tragedy, ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE
13 ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE LOCRINE A Tragedy
LONDON Chatto & Windus Ltd 1887 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Dark Blue/green cloth boards with gilt titles and decs.195 x 130 mm approx. 138pp + 32 page publishers catalogue for Oct 1887.First Ediition 1st printing. Good (Book- Split to cloth - 20mm approx at top front spine fold, no significant soiling. Previous owners bookplates to front paste down and free end paper. (Adolphus William Ward Master of Peterhouse + later same family - Sir John Barnes) Moderate foxing to end papers. No annotations, Binding sound. No cracks to end papers). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
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STUDIES IN SONG, ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE
14 ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE STUDIES IN SONG
LONDON Chatto & Windus Ltd 1880 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Dark Blue/green cloth boards with gilt titles and decs.195 x 130 mm approx. 212pp + 36pp incl 32 page publishers catalogue for Oct 1880. Good (Book- Shelf wear to bottom edge of boards, no significant soiling. Previous owners bookplates to front paste down and free end paper. (Adolphus William Ward Master of Peterhouse + later same family - Sir John Barnes) Light foxing to prelims and last few pages. No annotations, some signatures uncut at top edge. Binding sound. No cracks to end papers). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
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BALLADS OF BOOKS, ANDREW LANG (Editor)
15 ANDREW LANG (Editor) BALLADS OF BOOKS
LONDON LONGMANS, GREEN, AND CO 1888 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Blue cloth on bevelled boards with gilt titles and publisher's gilt blocked logo to front panel. 170 x 105mm approx. xviii + 158 pp. Printed on hand made paper, top edge gilt and uncut to others. A recasting of Brander Matthews volume of the same name published by Coomes - New York 1887. As stated by Lang in his preface- an editor must be meddling and thus he has re-ordered some of the poems by date, omitted some and added others which had escaped Matthew's attention or have subsequently been recommended for inclusion by other bibliophiles. Good (Book- moderate shelf wear and soiling to cloth. Front end paper starting but mull and cords sound.Browning with a little foxing to the end papers which are not of such good quality paper. Attractive armorial book plate to front paste down and discreet original bookseller label - William George's Sons Bristol). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. 
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16 ANKERS, ARTHUR R SUSSEX CAVALCADE REVISED AND ADDITIONAL MATERIAL BY MICHEAL SMITH
OTFORD,SEVENOAKS POND VIEW BOOKS,HAWTHORNS PUBLICATIONS LTD 1997 187104460X / 9781871044607 Soft cover VG+ Book 190x210mm Approx 
146 pages,colour illustrated yellow card wraps,paperback softback,new revised edition,ist thus.The author died 18th August 1991 and is buried at Worthing,..illlustrated mono and some colour plates, 10 chpts,[sea dogs/adventurers/colonisers/cricketers/artists/prelates church/preachers/politicians/passing centuries...Roman...Saxon..etc 
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A MONTH AT GASTEIN  Or Footfalls in the Tyrol, Anon ( Wood, Charles William)
17 Anon ( Wood, Charles William) A MONTH AT GASTEIN Or Footfalls in the Tyrol
London R Bentley & Son Publishers in Ordinary to Her Majesty 1873 1st Edition Hard Back VG Book 185x135mm Approx. 
SCARCE.H/b VG.1st ed.1873. Attractive Gilt decoration to spine & front. Although Undated & the name of the author is not stated the book is attributed to Charles William Wood published in 1873.A.E.G. An account of a month in the Tyrol's taken in May 1870 by the author on the advice of his physician.. viii + 317pp VG (Book- college prize book plate dated 1886 to front free end paper. Moderate bumps to bottom corners and a little general shelf wear to extremities. No other notable defects) An uncommon title in it's original format but now reprinted in paper back. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
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THE SUSSEX COUNTY MAGAZINE Volume 13 August 1939  No. 8, ARTHUR BECKETT (EDITOR)
18 ARTHUR BECKETT (EDITOR) THE SUSSEX COUNTY MAGAZINE Volume 13 August 1939 No. 8
EASTBOURNE SUSSEX PRINTERS LTD (T.R.BECKETT) 1939 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 
Illustrated Card covers (sewn paperback) 245 x 185 mm approx. Volume 13 August 1939 No. 8.pp vi + 503 to 576. Articles include The Volunteer Forces in Sussex by Cpt. C.H.Maden. Sussex Assizes and Quarter Sessions Crimes and Punishments The Confessions of Ann Whale and Sarah Pledge by William Albery, Tunbridglographia Being Some Literary Reminiscenses of Tunbridge Wells by John Playford.Lost Mills of Medway Water Mills (Gun Foundries- Iron Forges) by Ernest Straker, In and Out of Bosham by W.Rentall Read, Sussex Yeomanry Cavalry by Edward Shoosmith. etc etc. Good- Covers a little rubbed and shelf soiled. binding sound , 1/- .). Please see or image of the actual magazine offered for sale. 
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PERCY the SMALL ENGINE The Railway Series no 11, AWDRY , Rev. W , DALBY , C Reginald ,
19 AWDRY , Rev. W , DALBY , C Reginald , PERCY the SMALL ENGINE The Railway Series no 11
London WILLIAM HEINEMANN Ltd 1995 0434927880 / 9780434927883 1st Ediition Thus Hard Back VG+ Book 110x140 mm Approx Dalby , C Reginald , 
VG+ H/b. 64pp. No 11 in the Railway Series set on the imaginary Island of Sodor with charming illustrations by Dalby of the Saddle-Tank Engine with a lively personality.publisher Heinemann Ltd [ not a Heinemann young book which is slightly larger format ] External bright, clean laminated covers Fine, no fade.[ internal no inscsp. title page some creasing & wee base nick. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. 
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COMFORTLESS MEMORY, BARING , Maurice ,
20 BARING , Maurice , COMFORTLESS MEMORY
London WILLIAM HEINEMANN 1928 1st Edition Hard Back Good Book 190x135mm Approx. 
H/b.1st ed.Comfortless Memory by Maurice Baring being part-fiction-part biography - in a letter with his will , found after his death , he said it was truth. He was referring to the essence of the story. Fiction Novel Faction.[ No insscp. tight biinding, browning tan to 1st/last few pages plus some page margins] outer cover mild handling, very slight spine lean. Read only copy. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. 
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