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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 The Fleet: Its River, Prison and Marriages

The Fleet: Its River, Prison and Marriages

By: Ashton, John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: 1888

Seller ID: 32583

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Illustrated pale mauve boards (no d/jkt); somewhat worn and marked. Backstrip darkened and worn, with small losses, but boards and backstrip intact. Stitched binding partially exposed in a couple of places, so binding intact, but a little weak. Bookplate on front pastedown. Fold-outs and front and rear (the mouth of the Fleet, ca 1765, and a plan of the Fleet following its route from Hampstead Heath, through Kentish Town and King's Cross down to the Thames. B/w illustrat... 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

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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

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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

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

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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 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 A to Z of Restoration London (The City of London, 1676)

The A to Z of Restoration London (The City of London, 1676)

By: Fisher, John and Roger Cline

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, London Topographical Society: 1992

Seller ID: 33109

ISBN: 0902087320

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Illustrated off-white d/jkt, unclipped; a little marked; one or two minor splits in upper edges. Red boards, bright. B/w maps. Absorbing view of late-17th century London. From John Ogilby and William Morgan's large-scale survey of 1676. ; 4to (8 1/2" x 12"); 93 pages View more info

Image for Memories of the Midland

Memories of the Midland

By: Frost, Barbara

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Stockport Printing Company Ltd: 1992

Seller ID: 34832

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, unmarked. Pages slightly age-toned, b&w and colour plates and photographs, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 24.8 x 18.2 x 0.6 cm; 54 pages View more info

Image for Hampstead & Highgate in Old Photographs, 1870-1918

Hampstead & Highgate in Old Photographs, 1870-1918

By: Gee, Christina M.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, High Hill Press: 1974

Seller ID: 30927

ISBN: 0904500004

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Monochrome d/jkt, clipped; intact, but a trifle worn; small split in front lower edge. Blk boards, bright; front bowed slightly. Fascinating b/w photographs. ; 4to (7 1/2" x 10"); app 80 pages View more info

Image for David Gentleman's London

David Gentleman's London

By: Gentleman, David

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1985

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 35107

ISBN: 0297785745

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Please note this is a heavy item and may incur extra shipping charges for international orders.; Hardback in dust jacket, signed by the artist David Gentleman on the half-title, slight fading to dj spine, jacket clean, internally clean, colour illustrations throughout by the author. ; 11.4 X 9.0 X 1.1 inches; 192 pages; Signed by Author 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 The Dissenters of Mill Hill

The Dissenters of Mill Hill

By: Hume, Sheila

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Barnet, Mill Hill Historical Society:

Seller ID: 31851

Condition: Very Good


Original colour pictorial stiff card wrappers, n.d. [c. 2005], clean copy, no ownership names, colour and b&w illustrations, Mill Hill Historical Society publication, scarce. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 22 pages View more info

Image for Rosslyn Hill Chapel. A short history, 1692-1973

Rosslyn Hill Chapel. A short history, 1692-1973

By: Jones, John Brandon & Wilfrid Meadows & Fred M. Ryde

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Rosslyn Hill Chapel: 1974

Seller ID: 30924

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Illustrated mauve d/jkt, unclipped. Blue boards, bright; binding tight. B/w illustrations. Owner's name on fronr endpaper. ; 8vo (5" x 8"); 95 pages View more info