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Image for A Brief Sketch of the Life, Family and Labours of Edward Heneage Dering  of Baddesley Clinton

A Brief Sketch of the Life, Family and Labours of Edward Heneage Dering of Baddesley Clinton

By: Anon

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Art and Book Company:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021716

Condition: Good


50pp, 8 plates (7 called for), all tissue guarded, errata slip, 2 relevant newspaper obituaries. White boards, edges browning, a few marks, patterned endpapers, general foxing to contents, creases to one tissue guard, some crinkling to pages. Overall a Good copy. Undated gift inscription from R Dering (Rebecca, formerly Ferrers, nee Orpen) to 'The Rev Bernard Grafton, In Memoriam of EHD'. View more info

Image for Golden Jubilee: The Story of Midland Red 1904 - 1954

Golden Jubilee: The Story of Midland Red 1904 - 1954

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Birmingham, The Birmingham and Midland Motor Omnibus Co. Ltd: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021725

Condition: Good


24pp, map, illustrated with photographs of Directors, employees, buses and premises. Card covers, edge rubbing/creasing/browning, corner crease to first page, overall general light ageing and wear, a Good tight copy of this commemorative brochure. View more info

Image for Diamond Jubilee: Midland Red 1904 - 1964

Diamond Jubilee: Midland Red 1904 - 1964

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Birmingham, The Birmingham and Midland Motor Omnibus Co. Ltd: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021726

Condition: Good+


28pp, map, illustrated with photographs of Directors, employees, buses and premises. Card covers, slight edge rubbing/creasing/browning, overall general light ageing and wear, a Good+ tight copy of this commemorative brochure. View more info

Image for The Warwickshire County Book, 1914. A Short Description of the County of Warwick and Isolated Parishes of Adjoining Counties. The Rules of the Quarter Sessions, Standing Orders of the County Council, &c.

The Warwickshire County Book, 1914. A Short Description of the County of Warwick and Isolated Parishes of Adjoining Counties. The Rules of the Quarter Sessions, Standing Orders of the County Council, &c.

By: Anon

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Warwick, The Robert Spennell Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022655

Condition: Good


Includes a list of Magistrates, Sheriffs, County Council, Standing Joint Committee, County Officers, County Buildings and Bridges, Polling Districts, Unions, Acreage, Population, County Rates and Expenditure, Tables of Fees, &c., &c. xxxii + 261pp, map, index, Thick card covers, the stamp of 'Knowle Hall, Knowle' to front, covers rather grubby, some paper loss mainly to bottom edge of front, general ageing, minor marks to contents, uneven edge with excess/loss to 1 page, overall a Good copy. View more info

Image for The Warwickshire County Book, 1924. A Short Description of the County of Warwick and Isolated Parishes of Adjoining Counties. The Rules of the Quarter Sessions, Standing Orders of the County Council, &c.

The Warwickshire County Book, 1924. A Short Description of the County of Warwick and Isolated Parishes of Adjoining Counties. The Rules of the Quarter Sessions, Standing Orders of the County Council, &c.

By: Anon

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Warwick, The Robert Spennell Press: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022656

Condition: Good


Includes a list of Magistrates, Sheriffs, Members of Parliament, County Council, Standing Joint Committee, County Officers, County Buildings and Bridges, Polling Districts, Unions, Acreage, Population, County Rates and Expenditure, Tables of Fees, &c., &c. xxxii + 284pp, map, index, Thick card covers, covers rather grubby, some edge rubbing, general ageing, minor marks to contents, overall a Good copy. View more info

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Old Handsworth, Lozells, Birchfield and Perry Barr

By: Armstrong, Eric

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Ayrshire, Stenlake Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021916

ISBN: 1840330759

Condition: Very Good


48pp, captioned black and white illustrations throughout. Landscape format softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

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Shakespeare in the Stratford Records

By: Bearman, Robert (Editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stroud, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021122

ISBN: 0750906324

Condition: Very Good


viii + 88pp, index, sources and notes, appendix, illustrations. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Compton Verney: A History of the House and Its Owners

Compton Verney: A History of the House and Its Owners

By: Bearman, Robert (Editor)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Stratford-upon-Avon, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021349

ISBN: 0904201031

Condition: Very Good


188pp, index, 59 plates, notes. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Compton Verney: A History of the House and Its Owners

Compton Verney: A History of the House and Its Owners

By: Bearman, Robert (Editor)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Stratford-upon-Avon, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021414

ISBN: 0904201031

Condition: Very Good


188pp, index, 59 plates, notes. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Roman Alcester: Series: Volume 3. Roman Alcester Northern Extramural Area. 1969 - 1988 Excavations (CBA Research Report 127)

Roman Alcester: Series: Volume 3. Roman Alcester Northern Extramural Area. 1969 - 1988 Excavations (CBA Research Report 127)

By: Booth, Paul / Evans, Jeremy

Price: £25.00

Publisher: York, Council for British Archaeology: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020751

ISBN: 1902771222

Condition: As New


xviii + 328pp, index, bibliography, 177 figures, 28 plates, 45 tables, 31 microfiche tables. Large format softback, as new. View more info

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Historic Warwickshire

By: Burgess, J Tom / Edited and Revised By Joseph Hill

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birmingham, The Midland Educational Company Limited: 1893

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 020891

Condition: Very Good


xx + 305pp, illustrations throughout. gilt decoration on green bevelled boards, top edge gilt, general light edge rubbing, marbled endpapers, general light foxing, overall a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Publications of the Harleian Society Volume XII: The Visitation of the County of Warwick in the Year 1619 Taken By William Camden, Clarencieux King of Arms

The Publications of the Harleian Society Volume XII: The Visitation of the County of Warwick in the Year 1619 Taken By William Camden, Clarencieux King of Arms

By: Camden, William / Fetherston, John (Editor)

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, The Harleian Society: 1877

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020954

Condition: Good


xx + 464pp, index, 4pp non-paginated facsimile signatures of Warwickshire gentry from original loose papers of the visitation of 1619. The main text body is the Visitation of the County of Warwick taken 1619 by Samson Lennard Blewmantle & Augustyn Vincent Rouge Roye, being Marshalls and Deputies for William Caxton, Clarentiux King of Armes. Original mauve boards are now faded, spine has been rebacked (slight edge fraying), gilt decoration to front board, gilt titling to spine is dulled. Previous owners name to front endpaper, a few marks, light foxing only, 2 pages uncut, overall a Good tight ... View more info

Image for Charlecote: A Warwickshire Estate Village

Charlecote: A Warwickshire Estate Village

By: Compiled By the People of Charlecote

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Lancashire, Countryside Publications Ltd: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021452

ISBN: 0861572734

Condition: Very Good


72pp, illustrated. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

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The History of Lillington, Leamington Spa

By: Cooper, William / Foreword By the Lord Bishop of Coventry

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Shipston-on-Stour, The 'King's Stone' Press: 1940

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 022494

Condition: Good


xi + 159pp, indexes, subscribers list, 2 folding maps, 18pp illustrations. Grey cloth boards, surface rubs/marks but nothing serious, spine dulled, pencilled owner's details to front endpaper, general ageing, overall a Good tight copy without dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Warwickshire: Historical, Descriptive and Biographical, in the Reign of King Edward VII

Warwickshire: Historical, Descriptive and Biographical, in the Reign of King Edward VII

By: Dale, John (Editor)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, JG Hammond & Company Ltd:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016220

Condition: Very Good


Undated, circa 1910. 172pp, illustrated. Gilt on full leather boards, decoration to front board, blind-stamped rear board, gilt edge dentelles to both pastedowns, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. 2 inscriptions to front endpaper, dated 1923 and 1954 respectively, light edge rubbing to boards, overall a VG clean tight copy. Includes a history of the county plus an extensive biographical section of leading characters of the period, most with thumbnail photography accompanying. View more info

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D. Di Mascio's Delicious Ice Cream

By: De Boer, Roger F / Pitcher, Harvey / Wilkinson, Alan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Past Masters: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022438

ISBN: 0954398217

Condition: Very Good


28pp, illustrated colour covers, b+w captioned photographs throughout. A history of the ice cream sellers, with specific regard to their fleet of vans. Light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for D. Di Mascio's Delicious Ice Cream

D. Di Mascio's Delicious Ice Cream

By: De Boer, Roger F / Pitcher, Harvey / Wilkinson, Alan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Past Masters: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022439

ISBN: 0954398217

Condition: Very Good


28pp, illustrated colour covers, b+w captioned photographs throughout. A history of the ice cream sellers, with specific regard to their fleet of vans. Light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for D. Di Mascio's Delicious Ice Cream

D. Di Mascio's Delicious Ice Cream

By: De Boer, Roger F / Pitcher, Harvey / Wilkinson, Alan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Past Masters: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022440

ISBN: 0954398217

Condition: Very Good


28pp, illustrated colour covers, b+w captioned photographs throughout. A history of the ice cream sellers, with specific regard to their fleet of vans. Light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

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Memories of Stratford-upon-Avon

By: Douglas, Alton / Moore, Dennis / Additional Research By Jo Douglas

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Studley, Brewin Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021127

ISBN: 1858580102

Condition: Very Good


96pp, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Large format softback, a VG copy. Signed on title page 'Regards, Alton & Jo Douglas'. Possibly written by Alton only. View more info

Image for The Records of Knowle

The Records of Knowle

By: Downing, TW (Collected by)

Price: £120.00

Publisher: TW Downing: 1914

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Seller ID: 020733

Condition: Good


1914 limited edition hardback. viii + 431pp, 11 plates, plan of church. Quarter-bound green leather over white bevelled boards, spine dulled with some spotting, marks to boards, corners bumped and rubbed. General foxing to contents, a few corner creases, hinges showing but very secure, overall a Good tight working copy. Useful reference for the genealogist and historian. Limited edition, this is number 54. View more info

Image for The Publications of the Harleian Society Volume XII: The Visitation of the County of Warwick in the Year 1619. Taken By William Camden, Clavencieux King of Arms.

The Publications of the Harleian Society Volume XII: The Visitation of the County of Warwick in the Year 1619. Taken By William Camden, Clavencieux King of Arms.

By: Fetherston, John (Editor)

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, The Harleian Society: 1877

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021075

Condition: Good


xx + 464pp, index, facsimile of signatures, corrigenda, illustrations, pedigrees. Mauve boards, gilt titling to spine and decoration to front board, colour fading to spine and adjacent edges otherwise light wear, general foxing, mainly to page edges, occasional annotation (mainly pencil), overall a Good tight copy, no dustwrapper. Invaluable reference for the genealogist and historian. Scarce. View more info

Image for City of Coventry: Roll of the Fallen, the Second World War

City of Coventry: Roll of the Fallen, the Second World War

By: Harkin, Trevor (Compiler)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Coventry, War Memorial Park Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021112

ISBN: 1844265625

Condition: Very Good


xv + 427pp, illustrations. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. Comprehensive roll of those killed during WW2, those in the armed forces, the Civil Defence Services and also the civilians killed as a result of enemy action. Each entry contains details of address, some relatives, cause of death (in terms of enemy action or more specific detail for service personnel), grave location, a few are illustrated. View more info

Image for Images of England: From the City to the Maypole: A Nostalgic Journey

Images of England: From the City to the Maypole: A Nostalgic Journey

By: Harvey, David

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Stroud, Tempus Publishing Ltd: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020232

ISBN: 0752443410

Condition: Fine


128pp, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Softback, a Fine copy. Over 200 images featuring the vintage buses and trams that have run from the centre of Birmingham to the Maypole terminus over the last century. View more info

Image for Images of England: From the City to the Maypole: A Nostalgic Journey

Images of England: From the City to the Maypole: A Nostalgic Journey

By: Harvey, David

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Stroud, Tempus Publishing Ltd: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020233

ISBN: 0752443410

Condition: Fine


128pp, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Softback, a Fine copy. Over 200 images featuring the vintage buses and trams that have run from the centre of Birmingham to the Maypole terminus over the last century. View more info

Image for The Nostalgia Collection No.12: Birmingham Buses & Recollections 1958

The Nostalgia Collection No.12: Birmingham Buses & Recollections 1958

By: Harvey, David

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Kettering, Silver Link Publishing Ltd: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020943

ISBN: 1857943252

Condition: Very Good


48pp, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Landscape format softback, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Compton Verney Handbook

Compton Verney Handbook

By: Jenkins, Dr Susan (Compiler)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Warwickshire, Compton Verney House Trust: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021401

ISBN: 095465451X

Condition: Very Good


192pp, bibliography, glossary, illustrations throughout, some folding. Softback, very light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Balsall Street School, Balsall Common: The First 75 Years 1913-1988

Balsall Street School, Balsall Common: The First 75 Years 1913-1988

By: Jones, Caroline A / Galison, Peter (Editors) with Amy Slaton

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Balsall Common, CA Jones: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015614

Condition: Very Good


23pp, illustrated. Includes staff and pupil profiles. Large softback, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Publications of the Dugdale Society Volume XXXIX: Stratford-Upon-Avon Inventories 1538 - 1699 Volume I: 1538 - 1625

Publications of the Dugdale Society Volume XXXIX: Stratford-Upon-Avon Inventories 1538 - 1699 Volume I: 1538 - 1625

By: Jones, Jeanne (Editor)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Stratford-upon-Avon, The Dugdale Society: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022685

ISBN: 085220079X

Condition: Very Good


xxiv + 351pp. Blue cloth boards, a VG copy, no dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Birmingham City Transport: A History of Its Buses and Trolleybuses

Birmingham City Transport: A History of Its Buses and Trolleybuses

By: Keeley, Malcolm / Russell, Monty / Gray, Paul

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Glossop, Transport Publishing Co Ltd: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022093

ISBN: 0903839180

Condition: Very Good


192pp, captioned photographs throughout, 4pp in colour. Landscape format hardback, small bump to bottom edge of boards otherwise light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Black Book of Warwick

The Black Book of Warwick

By: Kemp, Thomas (Transcribed and Edited By)

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Warwick, Henry T Cooke and Son: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030290

Condition: Near Very Good


xxx + 467pp, index, 3 appendices, corrections and additions, illustrations. Brown boards, blind-stamped decoration to front board, gilt spine titling, a few edge rubs, edge tear to bottom edge of 1 page, general lightish foxing, a near VG copy. View more info

Image for Warwickshire Arms and Lineages: Compiled from The Heralds' Visitations and Ancient MSS..

Warwickshire Arms and Lineages: Compiled from The Heralds' Visitations and Ancient MSS..

By: Kittermaster, Rev. Fred W

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Cornish Brothers Ltd: 1866

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022772

Condition: Good+


xii + 103pp + xii appendix, . Green boards, gilt titling, small book catalogue listing to front pastedown, bookplate of 'John Astley, Coventry' to same, 1866 inscription to verso of front endpaper, the date '1866' added to title page in same hand as the contemporary inscription, general foxing, a Good+ copy, no dustwrapper. Included is a letter from and signed by the author, edge tears, small loss. View more info

Image for Dugdale Society Occasional Papers No.28: The Godly Magistrate: The Private Philosophy and Public Life of Sir John Newdigate, 1571 - 1610

Dugdale Society Occasional Papers No.28: The Godly Magistrate: The Private Philosophy and Public Life of Sir John Newdigate, 1571 - 1610

By: Larminie, VM

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Stratford-upon-Avon, The Dugdale Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021819

ISBN: 0852200587

Condition: Very Good


34pp. Card covers, an excellent, probably unread copy. View more info

Image for Around Knowle and Dorridge (Britain in Old Photographs)

Around Knowle and Dorridge (Britain in Old Photographs)

By: Lines, Charles

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stroud, Alan Sutton Publishing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021371

ISBN: 0750908173

Condition: Very Good


128pp, bibliography, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Britain in Old Photographs: Solihull

Britain in Old Photographs: Solihull

By: Lines, Charles

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stroud, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022733

ISBN: 0750917172

Condition: Very Good


128pp, bibliography, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Softback, VG. Flat signed by the author on the title page. View more info

Image for Mr. Quatremain's Stratford

Mr. Quatremain's Stratford

By: McFarland, Patricia

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Stratford-upon-Avon, Anthony PM Bird: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021183

ISBN: 0951682806

Condition: Very Good


60pp, illustrations, 16pp colour reproductions of paintings by William Quatremain. Softback, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Berkswell Miscellany

Berkswell Miscellany

By: Members of The 'Offshoot' Group (of Berkswell Local History Research Group)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Warwick, Heart of England School Community Services: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 022321

Condition: Very Good


58pp, illustrations. Large format softback, general light ageing, stapled publication, the original taped outer spine is missing but since purely decorative, the integrity of the book is unaffected. Overall a VG copy. View more info

Image for Berkswell Miscellany Volume 3

Berkswell Miscellany Volume 3

By: Members of The 'Offshoot' Group (of Berkswell Local History Research Group)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Warwick, Heart of England School Community Services: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022322

Condition: Very Good


88pp, illustrations. Large format softback, general light ageing to contents and covers, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Underhills of Warwickshire. Their Ancestry from the Thirteenth Century and Their Descendants in England; with Special Reference to Captain John Underhill of the Kenilworth Branch, Afterwards of Massachusetts and Long Island, New York.

The Underhills of Warwickshire. Their Ancestry from the Thirteenth Century and Their Descendants in England; with Special Reference to Captain John Underhill of the Kenilworth Branch, Afterwards of Massachusetts and Long Island, New York.

By: Morrison, JH

Price: £130.00

Publisher: Cambridge, CUP: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020687

Condition: Good


xiv + 242pp, index, 3 maps, 27 plates, 6 pedigrees. Privately printed at the Universiry Press, 1932. Blue cloth boards, gilt design to front, dulling and foxing to spine, overall light wear only. Foxing mainly to page edges, top edge gilt, overall a Good copy of a very scarce title. Of great interest to historians and genealogists alike. View more info

Image for A History of Rover Cycles

A History of Rover Cycles

By: Pinkerton, John / Roberts, Derek / Additional Chapter By Tony Hadland, Foreword By Andrew Millward

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Dorothy Pinkerton: 1998

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 021519

ISBN: 0950743194

Condition: Very Good


304pp, pictorial endpapers, 4 appendices, illustrated with catalogue pictures, advertisements and photographs showing Rovers in use. Gilt tilting and decoration to red boards, a VG copy in (slightest spine fading) dustwrapper. Comes with a limited edition certificate, this is copy no. 678, plus a loose errata slip. Detailed history of Rover Cycles. View more info

Image for Olton Heritage

Olton Heritage

By: Powrie, Jean / Jordan, Margaret / Andrews, Carol

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Studley, Brewin Books: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022779

ISBN: 0947731156

Condition: Very Good


viii + 117pp, index, bibliography, 50 illustrations. Green cloth boards, VG in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Stratford-upon-Avon Papers No.5: The Theatres of Stratford-upon-Avon, 1875 - 1992: An Architectural History

Stratford-upon-Avon Papers No.5: The Theatres of Stratford-upon-Avon, 1875 - 1992: An Architectural History

By: Pringle, Marian J

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Stratford-upon-Avon, Stratford-upon-Avon Society: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020739

ISBN: 0951417819

Condition: Very Good


107pp, index, bibliography, notes, 7 plans, 17pp illustrations. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. Personalised gift dedication from the author to the title page. View more info

Image for Cadburys of Bournville: The Building of a Modern Business

Cadburys of Bournville: The Building of a Modern Business

By: Publication Department

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Cadburys of Bournville:

Seller ID: 021876

Condition: Good+


32pp, illustrated. Card covers, colour fading to edges of front cover, minor marks, light wear to contents, a Good+ copy. Undated but circa 1960. View more info

Image for Shakespeare's Land Being a Description of Central and Southern Warwickshire

Shakespeare's Land Being a Description of Central and Southern Warwickshire

By: Ribton-Turner, CJ

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Leamington Spa, Frank Glover: 1893

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021756

Condition: Good+


xxviii + 422pp, list of subscribers, index, 13 maps and plans, 22 original etchings by Laurence Hart and Fred Whitehead. Gilt titling and decoration to white boards, top edge gilt, twist to spine, 5mm split to spine head, general browning to boards. Some foxing to contents, mainly endpapers, 2 newspaper cuttings pasted to front endpaper, a few others inserted loose, illustrations tissue-guarded. Overall a nice copy of a scarce title. This is copy no. 61/250, and is signed and dated by the author to verso of front free endpaper. View more info

Image for A Century of Progress 1831 - 1931: Cadbury Bournville

A Century of Progress 1831 - 1931: Cadbury Bournville

By: Rogers, TB

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Cadbury Brothers Limited: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021160

Condition: Good


90pp, black and white photographs, illustrations, some in colour. Card covers, split to spine head along fore-edge (15mm), rubs to some corners, general ageing, overall a Good tight copy of this commemorative publication. View more info

Image for The Rous Roll

The Rous Roll

By: Rous, John / with an Historical Introduction on John Rous and the Warwick Roll By Charles Ross

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Gloucester, Alan Sutton Publishing: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 022446

ISBN: 0904387437

Condition: Very Good


xviii + 134pp, illustrated, index, description of the plates. Blue boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in a price-clipped dustwrapper. Reprint of the 1859 first edition. Covering the Rolls of the Earls of Warwick, an important reference in the study of history, heraldry and genealogy of the late 15th century. View more info

Image for Records of Rowington, Being Extracts from the Deeds, in the Possession of the Feoffees of the Rowington Charities, with Notes from the Parish Chest, Churchwardens' Accounts, Church Registers, Monuments, Etc., And Appendix of MSS, from the British Museum

Records of Rowington, Being Extracts from the Deeds, in the Possession of the Feoffees of the Rowington Charities, with Notes from the Parish Chest, Churchwardens' Accounts, Church Registers, Monuments, Etc., And Appendix of MSS, from the British Museum

By: Ryland, Jno. Wm.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Chas Cooper and Co: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021310

Condition: Very Good


xxvii + 239pp, indexes, addenda, appendix, 2 coloured plates, 19 illustrations. Quarter-bound in leather over green boards, slight corner rubs, top edge gilt, rough cut fore- and bottom edges, a few marks, general light foxing, mainly to edges. Overall a VG copy. History of the Warwickshire village. View more info

Image for Gazed at in Awe: A Personal Story of Solihull Gas Works and of Some of the People Who Worked There

Gazed at in Awe: A Personal Story of Solihull Gas Works and of Some of the People Who Worked There

By: Sadler, Alan J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Studley, Brewin Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020715

ISBN: 1858580668

Condition: Very Good


viii + 84pp, 27 illustrations. Softback, slight indenting to covers otherwise a VG copy. Personalised gift inscription from the author to title page. View more info

Image for The Stour Valley in Old Photographs

The Stour Valley in Old Photographs

By: Shipston on Stour & District Local History Society

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Stroud, Alan Sutton Publishing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022927

ISBN: 0862996295

Condition: Very Good


160pp, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Softback, creasing to corner tips of cover and a few pages, spine colour faded, overall a VG copy. Includes photographs of the railway branch line from Moreton-in-Marsh to Shipston-on-Stour. View more info

Image for High Days and Holy Days: A History of St Paul's School for Girls

High Days and Holy Days: A History of St Paul's School for Girls

By: Simpson, Jean

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Studley, Brewin Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021123

ISBN: 1858584256

Condition: Very Good


viii + 128pp, index, illustrations. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. Produced for the centenary of the Catholic school in Edgbaston, Birmingham. View more info

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The Making Of Victorian Birmingham

By: Skipp, Victor

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Victor Skipp: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022250

ISBN: 0950699837

Condition: Near Very Good


192pp, index, bibliography, black and white photographs. Softback, slight edge creasing/rubs to covers, colour fading to spine, overall a near VG copy. Signed by the author on the title page. View more info