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Image for Queen Alexandra's House 1884-1984

Queen Alexandra's House 1884-1984

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Campfield Press: 1984

Seller ID: 35478

Condition: Very Good


Pamphlet, stapled spine, stiff card wrappers. Some small scratches, internally clean, b&w and colour plates, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 21 x 14.6 x 0.3 cm; 56 pages View more info

Image for The Water Line of the City of London After the Great Fire

The Water Line of the City of London After the Great Fire

By: (Sydney), PERKS

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Taylor & Francis: 1935

Seller ID: 28095

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine, ex-library copy with usual stamps & marks, illustrated by reproductions of old maps and plans, frontis and b&w plates, binding firm. ; 9" x 11"; 38 pages View more info

Image for City of London School, Past and Present

City of London School, Past and Present

By: anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, City of London Corporation, undated, c.1882,.: 1882

Seller ID: 31817

Condition: Good


Original dark blue gilt-decorated cloth, spine worn with slight loss at spine ends, tear along spine joint, hinges split, with two plates and four plans (one folding). ; 5" x 7"; 39 pages View more info

Image for HISTORY under FIRE.

HISTORY under FIRE.

By: Beaton, Cecil.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford Ltd: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35835

Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine, in pictorial dust wrapper, text by James Pope-Hennessy, with 52 photographs by Cecil Beaton of air raid damage to London buildings 1940-41, dj edgeworn with slight loss, foxing to endpapers & prelims, internally clean, scarce in jacket. ; 7" x 9"; 117 pages View more info

Image for London Tells her Story

London Tells her Story

By: Bell, Walter George

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30317

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's original cloth, in dust wrapper with colour pictorial onlay, first edition published 1938, dj slightly edgeworn, internally clean, colour frontis, 78 photographs & drawings, colour folding map. ; 5" x 7.5"; 240 pages View more info

Image for The dream of an ideal city  Westbourne Park, 1877-1977

The dream of an ideal city Westbourne Park, 1877-1977

By: Bonsall, H. Edgar

Price: £15.00

Publisher: York, Sessions: 1978

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30187

ISBN: 0900657391

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full cloth with gilt lettering to spine, minor wear to spine ends, inscribed by the author on the front pastedown, loosely laid in is an autograph letter signed by the author, b&w illustrations. ; 6" x 9"; 247 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Image for A Street Cat Named Bob How One Man and His Cat Found Hope on the Streets

A Street Cat Named Bob How One Man and His Cat Found Hope on the Streets

By: Bowen, James

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 2012

Seller ID: 35964

ISBN: 1444737090

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Illustrated d/jkt, marked. Grey boards, corners sharp, age-toned pages, no ownership markings, binding tight. Dedication by the author in ink on title page. ; 8.6 X 5.6 X 1.3 inches; 288 pages View more info

Image for St Pancras Station

St Pancras Station

By: Bradley, Simon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Profile Books: 2007

Edition: Second

Seller ID: 29992

ISBN: 1861979967

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Illustrated d/jkt, unclipped; clean. Dk purple boards, clean and bright; gilt titling, bright. B/w illustrations. Interesting history of Giles Gilbert Scott's astonishing, gothic, London terminus for the Midland Railway. ; 8vo (6" x 8"); 193 pages View more info

Image for London Parks And Gardens

London Parks And Gardens

By: Cecil, The Hon Mrs. Evely; illustrated byLady Victoria Manners

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Archibald Constable And Company: 1907

Seller ID: 33057

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Illustrated dk green boards; somewhat marked, esp on rear. Damage to head of spine (app top 1") + tiny nick about 1/3 from top. Binding intact, but slightly frail -- internal joints partially exposed in one or two places. Gilt titling and decoration still quite bright. B/w illustrations, plus many colour plates with tissue guards. Quite a few uncut pp. ; 4to (6 1/2" x 10"); 384 pages View more info

Image for A Walk from London to Fulham.

A Walk from London to Fulham.

By: Croker, Thomas Crofton (enlarged By Beatrice E.Horne) & F.W.Fairholt

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner: 1896

Seller ID: 27566

Condition: Good


Publisher's original blue/green cloth, gilt lettering to spine faded but legible, spine & joints rubbed & marked, endpapers spotted, in-text illustrations, binding firm. ; 327 pages View more info

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Hand Book for London Past and Present

By: Cunningham, Peter

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1849

Seller ID: 35610

Condition: Poor


Original brown cloth, liii, 602, 16 pp., lacks spine, boards slightly loose, internally clean, A to Z gazetteer, one folding plate, illustrations, 16-page publisher's catalogue at rear, reading copy only. ; 5" x 8"; 602 pages View more info

Image for Unorthodox London: or. Phases of Religious Life in the Metropolis. Two Vols: Series II, Second Edition + Third Edition

Unorthodox London: or. Phases of Religious Life in the Metropolis. Two Vols: Series II, Second Edition + Third Edition

By: Davies, Rev. C Maurice

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Tinsley Brothers: 1875

Edition: Second / Third

Seller ID: 32599

Condition: Good


Both vols: Dk red patterned boards (no d/jkt); backstrip somewhat worn; binding intact, but a little frail; Vol I binding slightly cocked. Owner's name on title pages. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 381 + Pblr's cat / 448 pages View more info

Image for Dickens's Dictionary of the Thames from Oxford to the Nore

Dickens's Dictionary of the Thames from Oxford to the Nore

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Charles Dickens: 1880

Seller ID: 36352

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Original green cloth with black lettering to boards & spine, slight rubbing & marks to boards, front hinge partially split, internally clean, maps, statistics, adverts. ; 5" x 7"; 268 pages View more info

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Chiswick [signed copy]

By: Draper, Warwick

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Philip Allan: 1923

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 33399

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Inscribed by the author (on a piece of paper pasted to the front pastedown), "With the author's best wishes for the Brentford & Chiswick 'Labour Fair' -- 3rd day. 15th May 1926. Warwick Draper". Light brown spine, grey boards (no d/jkt); a little marked; lower corners bumped; gilt titling still quite bright. Binding intact, though a little frail. Colour frontis, with tissue guard; b/w illustra... View more info

Image for Highgate Cemetery

Highgate Cemetery

By: Elliott, Brent

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Friends of Highgate Cemetery: 1978

Seller ID: 23471

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet - stapling clean and intact. Dk green wrappers bit rubbed, text clean. B/w illustrations. Foreword by Sir John Betjeman. ; Landscape 8vo (8 1/4" x 6"); 48 pages View more info

Image for London's Riverscape Lost and Found: A PhotographicPanorama of the River Thames from 1937 and Today

London's Riverscape Lost and Found: A PhotographicPanorama of the River Thames from 1937 and Today

By: Ellmers, Chris & Alex Werner / London's Lost and Found Riverscape Project

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The London's Found Riverscape Partnership: 2000

Edition: First

Seller ID: 32485

ISBN: 1874044309

Condition: Very Good


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Illustrated blue card wrappers; lightly marked; spine uncreased; corners lightly creased. B/w + colour illustrations. ; Landscape 4to (11" x 10"); 167 pages View more info

Image for The Survey Of London - The Parish Of Chelsea The Old Church

The Survey Of London - The Parish Of Chelsea The Old Church

By: Godfrey, Walter H

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The London County Council: 1921

Seller ID: 32382

Condition: Good


Please note that this is a heavy item and may require extra postage for international shipping.; Original stiff card wrappers with black lettering to front cover & spine, Vol. VII : Chelsea (Part III) The Old Church, covers edgeworn with crease to front cover, internally clean, 91 text pages followed by 88 full-page plates. ; 9" x 12"; 91 pages View more info

Image for The Handy History of Hampstead Heath and its Worthies, Compiled from Authentic Sources

The Handy History of Hampstead Heath and its Worthies, Compiled from Authentic Sources

By: Hartley, H. Haigh

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, H. Haigh Hartley: 1899

Seller ID: 11234


8vo (5" x 7") , 16pp. G+. Brown wrappers; somewhat worn; frail. The binding of this little booklet has been repaired with staples and sellotape. In protective sleeve. A very interesting, early and scarce publication from not long after Hampstead Heath (in London) was rescued from greedy developers and preserved in perpetuity as a public amenity. View more info

Image for Our Heritage: Islington's Carnegie Libraries

Our Heritage: Islington's Carnegie Libraries

By: Haynes, Pat

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1999

Seller ID: 23497

Condition: Very Good


Slightly age toned cover, no tears, splits or loss; binding tight; pages unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 14 pages View more info

Image for Ace of Clubs [with signed poem by Kingsley Amis] History of the Garrick

Ace of Clubs [with signed poem by Kingsley Amis] History of the Garrick

By: Hough, Richard

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Andre Deutsch Ltd: 1986

Seller ID: 36207

ISBN: 0233979751

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Leather bound boards, gold gilt bright, small dent at top of front board. Internally clean, binding tight, all edges gilt. Laid in printed poem by Kingsley Amis, "In Praise of the Garrick Club", signed, on single leaf. Publisher's printed name is crossed out and signed instead, "Andre Deutsch". ; 9.2 X 6.4 X 0.9 inches; 160 pages View more info