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Image for MAP OF NEOLITHIC WESSEX SHOWING THE DISTRIBUTION OF LONG BARROWS,CIRCLES, HABITATION SITES, FLINT MINES. SCALE : FOUR MILES TO ONE INCH

MAP OF NEOLITHIC WESSEX SHOWING THE DISTRIBUTION OF LONG BARROWS,CIRCLES, HABITATION SITES, FLINT MINES. SCALE : FOUR MILES TO ONE INCH

By: N/A

Price: £65.00

Publisher: SOUTHAMPTON, ORDNANCE SURVEY: 1933

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 122311


SCARCE. Buff Card covers, 215 x 150mm approx, 36pp. being 15pp of text, 2 figs being maps of the Lacock Roads and The Frome Roads, and 19pp scheduling 187 long barrow, circles of stone, wood and earth, habitation sites etc within the area of sheet 11 of the quarter inch to mile ordnance map with references and bibliography. Large folded Map to rear.First published in 1932 (1000/32) as part of the Megalithic Survey of England and Wales the copy offered by us is of the 2n... View more info

Image for CARTE ROUTIERE  No 8 Paris- Orleanais

CARTE ROUTIERE No 8 Paris- Orleanais

By: ---------

Price: £12.00

Publisher: PARIS, CARTES TARIDE ROUTIERES:

Seller ID: 9948


Colour MAP mounted in sections on linen, Scale 1:250,000 .Undated circa 1925 per illustration to front cover. Map clean with no notable wear or soiling. View more info

Image for Ordnance Survey New Popular Edition One-Inch Map of England & Wales Bodmin and Launceston Sheet 186

Ordnance Survey New Popular Edition One-Inch Map of England & Wales Bodmin and Launceston Sheet 186

By: ---------

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Chessington, Ordnance Survey Office: 1946

Seller ID: 118801


Red and cream card covers with black and red titles, Mounted on paper, First printing of the 6th Edition. Price to front cover four shillings, Good ( Card covers rubbed with chips and moderate shelf soiling, face of map respectably clean with no notable wear). Please see our image of the actual map offered for sale). View more info

Image for Ordnance Survey New Popular Edition One-Inch Map of England & Wales Torquay, Sheet 188

Ordnance Survey New Popular Edition One-Inch Map of England & Wales Torquay, Sheet 188

By: ---------

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Chessington, Ordnance Survey Office: 1946

Seller ID: 122811


Red and cream card covers with black and red titles, Mounted on linenr, First printing of the 6th Edition. Price to front cover seven shillings, Very Good ( Card covers - no notable rubbing, small chip and some mild shelf soiling to spine, face of map clean with no wear). Please see our image of the actual map offered for sale). View more info

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THE BRITISH ISLANDS AND THEIR VEGETATION

By: A.G.TANSLEY , MA FRS , Lately Sherardian Professor of Botany , Oxford.etc.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: CAMBRIDGE, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123093


Blue Buckram Cloth Boards with gilt titles to spine and gilt blocked landscape view to upper board. 260 x 185 mm approx. xxxviii + 930pp. Illustrated with 418 b/w photos and 179 Figs. in text this book was published to replace the out of print earlier work "Types of British Vegetation" of 1911 of which the author was a co-author. As well as describing and illustrating the vegetation of all aspects of the British Isles from mountain to submaritime it also presents... View more info

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THE LLANELLI LANDSCAPE The Geology and Geomorphology of the Country Around Llanelli

By: BOWEN , D. Q.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Llanelli NORTH WALES, Llanelli Borough Council: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118604


Red cloth Boards with gilt titles and council crest to spine, 240x160mm approx.xvii + 280 nos. pp. Frontis + 46 other b/w photo. plates, 60 figs. Detailed geological and geomorphological record of Llanelli and surrounding area by a former son and written as a tribute to the community for the years of nuture invested in him and being No 2 in a series of books published by Llanelli Public Library Local History Research Group. VG/G (Book- Minor shelf wear to extremities. ... View more info

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THE OXFORD ATLAS

By: BRIGADIER SIR CLINTO LEWIS, COLONEL J.D.CAMPBELL [EDITORS] WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF D.P.BICKMORE AND K.F.COOK

Price: £39.00

Publisher: LONDON, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 122493


Navy Blue cloth boards with gilt titles to spine & blind-embossed motif to front board. Map of globe to end papers. Ribbon Marker, Top edge of book block stained red. 395 x 270 mm approx. 96pp + xxvi + 90pp. First Edition thus, compiled ab initio. VG/VG (Book-Light shelf rubbing to cloth at extremities. no previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket- colour rubbed at spine and flap edges and with a couple of small tears to top rear panel - max 14mm approx. Now in a removabl... View more info

Image for A SHORT ATLAS OF MODERN GEOGRAPHY FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND SELF INSTRUCTION PREPARED FROM THE BEST AUTHORITIES AND INCLUDING THE LATEST DISCOVERIES A New Edition with a Copious Index of Latitude & Longitudes

A SHORT ATLAS OF MODERN GEOGRAPHY FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND SELF INSTRUCTION PREPARED FROM THE BEST AUTHORITIES AND INCLUDING THE LATEST DISCOVERIES A New Edition with a Copious Index of Latitude & Longitudes

By: DOWER, J

Price: £80.00

Publisher: LONDON, W.S.ORR & CO: 1842

Seller ID: 9108


Hard Cover , Poor , Half leather boards with marbled paper sides and pasted on title label, 12 double page hand coloured plates + 13pp Index Table of latitudes at end. Contents as listed- Eastern Hemisphere, Western Hemisphere, Europe, British Isles, England, Scotland, Ireland, France, Asia, Africa, North America, South America. Poor ( Heavy wear and soiling to boards, cracks to endpapers, Names of previous owners and date - March 1842 to ffep. Heavy foxing to title and ... View more info

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KENT (Cambridge County Geographies)

By: GEORGE F. BOSWORTH

Price: £3.50

Publisher: CAMBRIDGE, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS: 1909

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121981


Green Cloth Boards with black titles and shield. 190 x 130 mm approx. Colour Maps to end papers. viii + 146pp. 51 illustrations as called for being b/w photos, line drawings and diagrams. An interesting series containing diverse information on lighthouses, dialect, mining, hop picking, architecture, Canals, antiquities as well as general information on the physical and economic geography. Good (Book- moderate shelf wear to cloth, Previous owner name and date to half titl... View more info

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WELSH TIMBER TREES NATIVE AND INTRODUCED

By: H.A.HYDE

Price: £5.00

Publisher: CARDIFF, THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF WALES: 1977

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 120885


Brown Boards with gilt titles to spine, 220 x 145 mm approx. xii + 166 pp. 28 plates of b/w photos. printed on glossy paper + 52 illustrations in text. Contains a useful topographical as well as general index. First published in 1931 this is the 4th Edition revised by S.G.Harrison with updated sections following the extensively revised 3rd Edition of 1960. With Erratum slip loosely laid in at appropriate page.VG/VG (Book- a little damp mottling to margins of cloth boar... View more info

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ORDNANCE SURVEY HISTORICAL GUIDES KENT

By: HULL , Felix , Dr. [ BA PhD Hon.DLitt FR Hist.S]

Price: £8.00

Publisher: SOUTHAMPTON, GEORGE PHILIP ORDNANCE SURVEY: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119418


Large VG+ H/b in VG+ D/j.1st ed.Dr F Hull BA PhD Hon.DLitt FR Hist.S . illustrated Maps & photo- plates old & present.Intro; Key, Biblio; useful addresses, Gazetteer.Sepia photo to front of Ramsgate Harbour 1910. End papers show Canterbury High Street at turn of the century.illus b/w & Colour.[ lilac cloth silver titles ink inscsp.to top 1st blank page. tight binding , all else as new ] Dust Jacket price clipped, very minor edgewear & slight spine fade.[no tears.no loss]... View more info

Image for NEW BIOLOGY  No 25 , Climate & Geographical variation in Birds, Transpiration, Karl Pearson, Vegetation & Water Conservation, Algae & Sewage treatment, Cuttlefish- Sepia, Galathea -Deep Sea Exploration

NEW BIOLOGY No 25 , Climate & Geographical variation in Birds, Transpiration, Karl Pearson, Vegetation & Water Conservation, Algae & Sewage treatment, Cuttlefish- Sepia, Galathea -Deep Sea Exploration

By: JOHNSON, M L , ABERCROMBIE, Michael, FOGG, G E

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Harmondsworth, PENGUIN BOOKS: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119090


small P/b VG. 1st ed. series No 25, 1958. Edited by ML Johnson, M Abercrombie & GE Fogg. Specialist contributors.[Climate & Geographical variation in Birds, Transpiration, Karl Pearson, Vegetation & Water Conservation, Algae & Sewage treatment, Cuttlefish- Sepia, Galathea -Deep Sea Exploration etc ] 128pp. illustrated 4 pages b/w plates.[ book vg- in that it has tight binding, No inscsp no annotation, light handling, however economy paper has med. fox tanned. Exterior ,... View more info

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JUSTUS PERTHES ' ATLAS ANTIQUUS Pocket Atlas of the Ancient World

By: KAMPEN , Van Alb , DR

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Justus Perthes, GOTHA: 1897

Seller ID: 9017


Hard Back Dec, cloth boards, Good , Pocket-size , 6th edition Undated [1897]. 24 copper plate maps, coloured (printed on one side only) +60 page index of places at rear. Good - Shelf wear to cloth at extremities, a few ink stains, front end paper cracked, mull holding. Ink name of previous owner to fep, rep and to edges of book block, pages clean with no annotations. A pocket atlas of use and interest to the historian and student of the classics. View more info

Image for THE LOST TOWNS OF THE YORKSHIRE COAST and Other Chapters Bearing Upon The GEOGRAPHY of the DISTRICT

THE LOST TOWNS OF THE YORKSHIRE COAST and Other Chapters Bearing Upon The GEOGRAPHY of the DISTRICT

By: SHEPPARD, Thomas , FGS FRGS FSA [Scot]

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, A BROWN AND SONS Ltd: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author on End Paper

Seller ID: 9975


Green Cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and gilt boat and titles to front board. xviii + 328 nos pp + 18 page catalogue of books. Frontis Map showing lost towns of East Yorkshire between Flamborough Head and the Humber,152 other illustrations being b/w photos. line drawings, maps and plans. A detailed treatis , inscribed and signed by the author on the front free endpaper. VG ( A few marks to boards, cloth shows shelf wear at tail of spine, a few light foxing sp... View more info

Image for THE ROYAL INSTITUTION LIBRARY OF SCIENCE (being the Friday Evening Discources in Physical Sciences held at the Royal Institution :1851-1939 EARTH SCIENCES , 3 VOLUMES

THE ROYAL INSTITUTION LIBRARY OF SCIENCE (being the Friday Evening Discources in Physical Sciences held at the Royal Institution :1851-1939 EARTH SCIENCES , 3 VOLUMES

By: STANLEY KEITH RUNCORN

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, APPLIED SCIENCE PUBLISHERS LTD: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120412


Brown buckram cloth boards with gilt title block and titles to spine and blind embossed to front board. 220x145 mm approx. Three volumes complete. The books came from the private library of a former employee of the publisher and appear unread. Consequently apart from slight sunning to the spines of the jackets are in near mint condition.They are of interest to any student of geology, geography, exploration and geophysics as well as the general reader. The exploration of... View more info

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VOLCANOES and the MAKING of SCOTLAND

By: UPTON , Brian , Emeritus Professor

Price: £20.00

Publisher: EDINBURGH, DUNEDIN ACADEMIC Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120701


FINE/FINE.1st ed.Professor BGJ Upton , BA MA D Phil, FGS FRSE. Volcanoes have played a major role in the creation of Scotland - retaining the secrets of the log, frequently violent, Geological History that has gone into their making.Geographically the book ranges across all of Scotland from Shetland to the Borders. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for GEOLOGY OF THE ANCIENT ROCKS OF CHARNWOOD FOREST , Leicestershire With which is Included the Area about Mountsorrel parts of One-inch Maps [ New Series] 141, 155 & 156

GEOLOGY OF THE ANCIENT ROCKS OF CHARNWOOD FOREST , Leicestershire With which is Included the Area about Mountsorrel parts of One-inch Maps [ New Series] 141, 155 & 156

By: WATTS , W W , SCD LLD FRS FGS - Emeritus Professor of Geology

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Leicester, EDGAR BACKUS for Leicester Literary & Philosophical Soc.: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119271


H/b VG.1st ed.Emeritus Professor of Geology ww Watts SCD LLD FRS FGS, Imperial College & University of London." This work records the chief results of a Geological survey of the ancient rocks ... begun in 1896 when the author was Petrologist to the Geological Survey of England ... when Mr Fox Strangways was engaged on survey ... of Leicestshire Coalfield & its environs " Preface, 10 chpts, illustrated 43 b/w plus 4 Fold-out Maps to rear[ blue cloth gilt titles... View more info

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PHILIPS' HANDY ATLAS OF GENERAL GEOGRAPHY, CONTAINING THIRTY-FOUR MAPS

By: WILLIAM HUGHES (EDITOR)

Price: £170.00

Publisher: LONDON, GEORGE PHILIP & SON: 1870

Seller ID: 121647


Maroon gilt and blind stamped cloth boards.180 x 130 mm approx. 34 Double page gate fold maps + 30pp Index at rear. Title per front board - Philips' Handy School Atlas. Undated (attributed as 1870 per Copac). Good - Recent restoration work carried out by us as book acquired dis-bound with spine strip missing. Book re-backed with new cloth to spine, new mull and plain end papers.Board corners and colour restoration. Neat Ink stamped name to fore edge of book block. A lit... View more info