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Garden of Earthly Delights. First Edition in dustjacket

By: DAVIES, Lawson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, 1984,:

Seller ID: 16180


DAVIES, Lawson. The Garden of Earthly Delights. London : (1984). Author's First Novel. Set during the English Civil War Fine in fine dj. 15.00 View more info

Gentlemen Settlers : A Romance of Colonial Australia. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: BLAXLAND, Pamela

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1975, ISBN:0207956375:

Seller ID: 101256


BLAXLAND, Pamela. The Gentlemen Settlers : A Romance of Colonial Australia.(Sydney): Angus & Robertson Publishers, (1975). First Printing. Pp. (6),1- 185,(1). 8vo, pale green cloth with red titles to spine. "When Harriot de Marquet marries John Blaxland, she marries into a family of traditional Kentish farmers. But Harriot is a French orphan and bears no instinctive allegiance to the green adn gold countryside her husband loves so much. So she iselated when John, deeply disturbed by the economic and civil unrest of Eng land surounded by war, finally decides to join his brother Gregory and ... View more info

Georgian Halifax. 2nd printing

By: PACEY, Elizabeth

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1988, ISBN:0889993491:

Seller ID: 2035


PACEY, Elizabeth. Georgian Halifax. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (September 1988). Second Printing. Pp (6),7-160. Double column. Square 8vo, grey cardcovers with a Robert Pope color illustration of Prince's Lodge Rotunda by on front cover. An well-illustrated architectural study. "Elizabeth Pacey tells the fascinating story of the first century of building in Halifax — a story of patriotism, hard work, courage, politics and romance. She has recorded more than 250 buildings in the classical and vernacular styles of the Georgian era. She traces the roots of these architectural ... View more info

Georgian Halifax. First Edition, Signed

By: PACEY, Elizabeth

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1987, ISBN:0889993491:

Seller ID: 48393


PACEY, Elizabeth. Georgian Halifax. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1987). First Printing. Pp (6),7-160. Double column. Square 8vo, grey cardcovers with a Robert Pope color illustration of Prince's Lodge Rotunda by on front cover. An well-illustrated architectural study. "Elizabeth Pacey tells the fascinating story of the first century of building in Halifax — a story of patriotism, hard work, courage, politics and romance. She has recorded more than 250 buildings in the classical and vernacular styles of the Georgian era. She traces the roots of these architectural styles in B... View more info

Georgian Halifax. First Edition, Signed

By: PACEY, Elizabeth

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1987, ISBN:0889993491:

Seller ID: 83492


PACEY, Elizabeth. Georgian Halifax. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1987). First Printing. Pp (6),7-160. Double column. Square 8vo, grey cardcovers with a Robert Pope color illustration of Prince's Lodge Rotunda by on front cover. An well-illustrated architectural study. "Elizabeth Pacey tells the fascinating story of the first century of building in Halifax — a story of patriotism, hard work, courage, politics and romance. She has recorded more than 250 buildings in the classical and vernacular styles of the Georgian era. She traces the roots of these architectural styles in B... View more info

Glastonbury, The Mother of Saints. - Her Saints A.D. 37-1539.

By: LEWIS, Lionel Smithett, Revd.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: St. Stephen's Press, Bristol , 1925,:

Seller ID: 85791


LEWIS, Lionel Smithett, Revd. Glastonbury, “The Mother of Saints.” - Her Saints A.D. 37-1539. Bristol : St. Stephen's Press, 1925. First Edition. Pp (8),[1]-72,i-iv. Index. 8vo, brown cloth, lettered in red and black to frontboard, and in black to spine. Contents : Preface. 1. St. Joseph of Arimath ea, died A.D. 82. 2. St. Aristobulus, died A.D. 99. 3. SS. Fagas and Dyfan,A.D. 166. 4. St. Patrick of Ireland, A.D. 395-472. 5. St. Benignus, about A.D. 472. 6. St. Indract, about A.D. 490. 7. St. Bride, about A.D. 488. 8. St. Columba (6th century). 9. St. David of Wales, died about A.D. 546 (o... View more info

Glimpses of Montgomeryshire in the Early 70's.

By: GWYNN, E. Ceinwen, ed.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Montgomeryshire Federation of Women's Institutes, Welshpool, 1972,:

Seller ID: 107755


GWYNN, E. Ceinwen, ed. Glimpses of Montgomeryshire in the Early 70's. Welshpool, Montgomeryshire, Wales: Montgomeryshire Federation of Women's Institutes, 1972. First Edition. Pp. (8),1-80,(2), + 12 leaves of plates and 1 folding chart at rear. Illustrated. 8vo, printed blue card covers with blank spine. Contents: I. In and Around Welshpool : Middletown, Trewern, Leighton,Welshpool, Guilsfield, Castle Caereinion, Llanfair Caereinion ; II. The Ol d Country Town - Montgomery : Brooks, Berriew, Belan, Forden, Montgomery, Llandyssil, Sarn ; III. Newtown - Industrial Centre of the Future? : Abermul... View more info

Glimpses of Montgomeryshire in the Early 70's. signed.

By: GWYNN, E. Ceinwen, ed.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Montgomeryshire Federation of Women's Institutes, Welshpool, 1972,:

Seller ID: 76074


GWYNN, E. Ceinwen, ed. Glimpses of Montgomeryshire in the Early 70's . Welshpool, Montgomeryshire, Wales: Montgomeryshire Federation of Women's Institutes, 1972. First Edition. Pp. (8),1-80,(2), + 12 leaves of plates and 1 folding chart at rear. Illustrated. 8vo, printed blue card covers with blank spine. Cocked, outer hinges worn, edge nicking, else very good. Signed without inscription by Gwynn on the half-title leaf. 40.00 View more info

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Gold : Its Geological Occurrence and Geographical Distribution. First Edition

By: MACLAREN, J. Malcolm GREGORY, John Walter, ex-libris

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Mining Journal, London, 1908,: 1908

Seller ID: 104313


MACLAREN, J. Malcolm. Gold : Its Geological Occurrence and Geographical Distribution. With One Coloured Plate and 278 Illustrations. London : The Mining Journal, 1908. First Edition. Pp (4),[v]-xxiii,(1),[1]-687,(1), coloured frontispiece + 38 plates. Text illustrations. Maps. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Of local interest : Nova Scotia (pp 460-467). Contents : Part I. The General Relations of Auriferous Deposits. Introductory. - Condition of the Interior of the Earth, Fissures in the Zone of Fracture, Source of Underground Waters, Circulation o... View more info

Golden Age of the Thames. 1st UK in dj

By: BURSTALL, Patricia.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: David & Charles, 1981,:

Seller ID: 33099


BURSTALL, Patricia. The Golden Age of the Thames. Newton Abbot : David & Charles, (1981). Pp 222 + 16 pp photos. 8vo, cloth. Toy 0025. "Regattas, concerts, Venetian fêtes, rowing, punting, painting, bathing - many and varied were the activities indulged in that pleasure resort which was the Thames above Richmond from about 1870 until 1914. Patricia Burstall delightfully captures the mood of the pleasure-seekers, from the Prince of Wales, passing through Boulters lock to a loyal raising of hats and a dainty flutter of white handkerchiefs, to the drunken bean-feaster bawling his raucous cho... View more info

Grace Sparkes : Blazing a Trail to Independence. First Edition.

By: SPARKES, Grace). WRIGHT, Marie-Beth. ROBERTS, Edward, foreword.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Flanker Press, St. John's, 2013, ISBN:9781771170048:

Seller ID: 115123


(SPARKES, Grace). WRIGHT, Marie-Beth. Grace Sparkes : Blazing a Trail to Independence. With a Foreword by Edward Roberts. St. John's : Flanker Press Limited, (2013). First Printing. Pp. (6),7-342,(2), including 18 p. of black-and-white photos. 8vo, photo-illustrated brown card covers with white lettering to front cover and spine. "Grace Margaret Patten Sparkes (1908-2003) was born in Grand Bank, the youngest of ten children born to Elizabeth Hickman and John B. Patten. A lover of music, curling, and politics, this fierce anti-Confederate made a name for herself in the political arena under... View more info

Graham Sutherland : An Unfinished World. Second Edition.

By: SHAW, George. SUTHERLAND, Graham).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Modern Art Oxford, Oxford, 2012, ISBN:9781901352535:

Seller ID: 106887


(SUTHERLAND, Graham). SHAW, George. Graham Sutherland : An Unfinished World. Curated by George Shaw. [Introduction by Michael Stanley]. Oxford: ModernArt Oxford, (2012). Second Edition. Pp. (4),5-112. Illustrated in colour. Large square 8vo, illustrated black and yellow card covers with yellow and white lettering to front cover and spine. A catalogue of an exhibition of Sutherland's works held at Modern Art Oxford, December 10, 2011 - March 18, 2012. Includes: George Shaw's "Graham Sutherland: An Unfinished World: Works on Paper, 1935-1976"; Brian Catling's "Monuments and Presences... View more info

Grandfather Clocks and their cases. in dustjacket

By: LOOMES, Brian

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Bracken Books, London, 1989, ISBN:1851703764:

Seller ID: 111120


LOOMES, Brian. Grandfather Clocks and their cases. London : Bracken Books, (1989). Pp (6),7-352. Illustrated. Map. Index. Double Column. 4to, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "Grandfather clocks are of enormous interest today, for their individual beauty and craftsmanship and for the generationsof history - national, local and family - that they embody. This highly il lustrated book (with over 400 photographs) gives detailed comments on a series of clocks representative of all periods and types, concentrating on those most likely to be seen - with some suprises thrown in for experts wh... View more info

Great Gamble : Nelson at Copenhagen. First Edition in dustjacket

By: POPE, Dudley NELSON, Horatio

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, London, 1972, ISBN:0297004840:

Seller ID: 82773


POPE, Dudley. The Great Gamble [dj adds: Nelson at Copenhagen]. London : Weidenfeld and Nicolson, (1972). First UK Printing. Pp. (12),1-579,(1), + 24 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettered blue title block to spine. Cowie 903: "The best book about the Baltic campaign". "On Maundy Thursday, 1801, the Royal Navy anchored a few hundred yards off the Copenhagen waterfront and engaged the Danes in a brief and bloody war. To Nelson, the Battle of Copenhagen was more than just a great gamble. It was unnecessary. England was fighting the wrong enemy. But at the Batt... View more info

Guide to Bishops' Registers of England and Wales. no dj.

By: SMITH, David M

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Royal Historical Society, 1981,:

Seller ID: 39336


SMITH, David M. Guide to Bishops' Registers of England and Wales : A Survey from the Middle Ages to the Abolition of Episcopacy in 1646. L: Offices of the Royal Historical Society, 1981. Pp 286. Large 8vo, red cloth. very slightly rubbed, one-inch split to front outer hinge at bottom, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Guide to the National and Provincial Directories of England and Wales, Excluding London, Published before 1856

By: NORTON, Jane E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Offices of the Royal Historical Society, 1950,:

Seller ID: 48571


NORTON, Jane E. Guide to the National and Provincial Directories of England and Wales, Excluding London, Published before 1856. L: Offices of the Royal Historical Society, 1950. Pp. 241. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine. Spine very lightly sunned, half inch tear to outer front hinge, previous owner's name inked to ffep, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Gwraig Y Capten

By: EAMES, Aled

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Archifdy Gwynedd, 1984, ISBN:0901337358:

Seller ID: 28536


EAMES, Aled. Gwraig Y Capten. (Caernarfon): Archifdy Gwynedd, (1984). Pp 151 + 8 p of plates. 8vo, cardcovers. "Dyma gyfle i Aled Eames, yr hanesydd morwrol enwog, drafof thema merched a'r môr, haen hanfodol bwysig yn oes y llongau hwyliau. Cnewyllyn y llyfryn yw dyddiadur Ellen Owen, Tudweiliog o'r fordaith adref o San Francisco rownd yr Horn yn y Cambrian Monarch, un o ychydig ddyddiaduron oes yr hwyliau a ysgrifennwyd yn y Gymraeg gan ferch - teyrnged i genedlaethau o ferched Cymru a wynebodd beryglon a phleserau hwylio moroedd y byd." - rear cover. Vg. 26.50 View more info

Half-Past Kissing-Time. Second Printing, Hardcover.

By: RUCK, Berta.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1938,:

Seller ID: 108991


RUCK, Berta. Half-Past Kissing-Time. A story by Berta Ruck. London: Hodder & Stoughton, (1938). Second Printing. Pp. (6),7-313,(3). 8vo, blue cloth with black lettering to spine. Berta Ruck, b. August 2, 1878, Punjab; d. August 11, 1978, Aberdyfi, Wales, as the author of more than 90 works of historical romance, and was married to similarly-prolific author Oliver Onions. "Happiness is the keynote in all Berta Ruck's novels. And why not? Isn't love the happiest and most human of all emotions? If it is the dark, sad, sordid aspects of life you want to read about you must look elsewhere. If i... View more info

Headquarters Gazette 1922

By: Boy Scouts Association

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boy Scouts Association, London, 1922,:

Seller ID: 97448


(Boy Scouts Association). Headquarters Gazette 1922. London : Published forThe Boy Scouts Association, 1922. Pp [i]-iv,[1]-384. Illustrated. Index. D ouble Column. 4to, olive green cloth, black illustration and lettering to front board and spine. Vol. XVI, No. 1, to Vol. XVI, No. 12 (January to December, 1922). With numerous articles on Camping, Camp Scoutmasters' Training, The Cubmaster's Page, Gillwell Gleanings, Headquarters Notices, Letters to the Editor, The Chief Scout's Outlook, Prince of Wales's Rally, Rover Scouts, Sea Scouts, Trekking, and more. Of nautical interest (Sea Scouts): Cap... View more info

Historical Review of Art, Commerce and Craftsmanship

By: DAVIS, Harry.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1970,:

Seller ID: 88804


DAVIS, Harry. An Historical Review of Art, Commerce and Craftsmanship. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [ca 1970]. Pp (24). 8vo, illustrated white stapled card covers. The text of a lecture given between 1968 and 1970 at the Commonwealth Institute, London; Den Permanente, Copenhagen; Suter Art Gallery, Nelson; and The University of New South Wales, Sydney. Very good. 15.00 View more info