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London Under

By: ACKROYD, Peter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2011

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 15064

ISBN: 0701169915

Condition: VG+


London Under is a wonderful, atmospheric, imaginative, oozing short study of everything that goes on under London, from original springs and streams and Roman amphitheatres to Victorian sewers, gang hideouts and modern Tube stations. 202 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm. This copy is an Ex-Library copy - the only mark being to tyhe top edge of the text bloc - no further marks to the book and none at all to the unclipped dustjacket. Never circulated. Unpacked weight, 302g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual ... View more info

Notes on the Historical and Literary Associations of The City of London

By: ACRES, W. Marston

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Privately Published: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31462

Condition: About Very Good


Privately printed for the author by J. Edward Francis, The Athenaeum Press. Preface by E. Beresford Chancellor. 64pp. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, staples rusty. Wrappers show a little soiling. Some wear to spine. Scarce. Weight, 85g. View more info

Handbook to the Prince Consort National Memorial

By: Albert Memorial

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1879

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 14331

Condition: Good


Small handbook, or guide, to the Albert Memorial, then recently erected. 79pp, folding frontis, 1 illustrated plate. Internally very bright and clean. Unmarked. Spine has about 40% surface loss and binding is loose. Red, card boards are a little soiled. Weight, 90g. View more info

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Victory Souvenir Album of London, Late 1940s

By: ANON

Price: $8.95

Publisher: UK, No publisher Shown:

Seller ID: 13620

Condition: Good VG


Published just after the end of the Second World War. Consists of bright orange wraps holding 9 detachable postcards which leave behind a duplicate image on a stub. In 'almost as issued' condition. Nine views of major London sights. No publication data given. Undoudtedly sold to Servicemen as a souvenir. Weight, 57g. View more info

A Descriptive Account of Tghe Palace of Westminster with Illustrations and Coloured Plan

By: ANON

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Warrington & Co.: 1911

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 32711

Condition: VG+


Attractive Guide Book to the Palace of Westminster [Houses of Parliament], in London. 89pp, illustrated, folding plan at rear. Bright, clear and unmarked with a sound, stapled binding. Attractive and almost Fine. Weight, 120g. View more info

Humour in Our Streets

By: AYE, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Universal Publications: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16739

Condition: About VG


The author hopes he has written, 'a standard work on the humour of London life'. 282pp, 6pp publishers ads. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Blue cloth boards have minor wear only, mainly to tips. Weight, 360g. View more info

Large Scale Map of Central London

By: BACON'S ATLAS

Price: $9.00

Publisher: UK, Publisher Unknown:

Seller ID: 052072

Condition: VG+


Small, folded pocket-sized map of Central London with two advertising panels on the back - one for Chas. Baker Stores men's suits. The other advertising half a dozen Commercial Baths for men and women. Exterior is a little dusty, but unmarked. Possibly printed as a give-away in a magazine or book. This item weighs 4g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage both to Canada, the USA and other parts of the World. View more info

Bacon's new large print map of London and suburbs : extending from Highgate to Wimbledon, Twickenham to Greenwich

By: BACON, G. W. & CO

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, G. W. Bacon & Co. Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 847

Condition: Good to VG+


Cover title. Includes "Strangers' guide to London" [40pp] and folded, col.oured map (28 1/2in x 36 in.). With index to streets. Folding map, mounted on linen, is in perfect condition - very bright and, because folded, fresh. Guidebook text is near fine. Red cloth covers, ith Houses of Parl;iament to the front and the London Underground map to the back, show minor edge wear and some discoloration to the lower quarter of the front cover. Spine is sun-faded. Unpacked weight, 162g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail within North America, in card sleeve, $4.00 - $6.00. Images ava... View more info

Medieval London

By: BAKER, Timothy

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Praeger Publishers: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20217

Condition: About Fine


History and description of the City of London, England, during the Middle Ages when the foundations of the modern City were laid. 260pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. No wear to bright, blue cloth boards. Minor wear to dustjacket, at edges. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 850g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rate... View more info

Jack the Ripper, a Psychic Investigation: The Compelling Paranormal Search for the Killer's True Identity

By: BALL, Pamela

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Leicester, Arcturus: 1998

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 13184

ISBN: 1-900032-13-9

Condition: Fine


The author 'revisits' the scenes of the Ripper killings to throw light on the perpetrator. 197pp, photo illustrated. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding. About 'as new'. [weight, 830g] View more info

London from the Air

By: BARKER, Felix; HAWKES, Jason

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Ted Smart/harper Collins: 1999

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 22472

ISBN: 0091788080

Condition: Near Fine


Panoramic, bird's-eye views of London from the air. Photographs by Jason Hawkes; Text by Felix Barker. 160pp, all colour photographs. Bright, clean copy, inside and outside. Gift inscription to the ffep otherwise unmarked. No wear tothe boards. Unclipped dustjacket is close to new condition. Heavy book weighing 1.204kg We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. View more info

Unknown London

By: BELL, Walter George

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, John Lane, the Bodley Head: 1920

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 951

Condition: VG


Guide to some unusual and little-known places and antiquities in London, England. xii, 254 pages, 17 illustrations ; 8ð. Clean, unmarked interior. Sound binding, sound hinges. Green cloth shows a little wear at the corners and minor soiling. Unpacked weight, 340g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. View more info

The Worshipful Company of Wheelwrights of the City of London, 1670-1970

By: BENNETT, Eric

Price: $8.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, David & Charles: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33701

ISBN: 0715349368

Condition: Good Very Good


300-year history of London, England's Worshipful Company of Wheelwrights, 1670-1970. 171pp, photo illustrated, color frontis. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to black cloth. Weight, 400g. View more info

The Great Theatres of London: An Illustrated Companion

By: BERGAN, Ronald

Price: $9.50

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 1987

Edition: First American Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 28445

ISBN: 0877015716

Condition: About Fine


Foreword by Anthony Hopkins. A tour of the rich history of the London stage - plays, players and the theaters themselves. 200pp, profusely illustrated. Bright, fresh copy, nearly 'as new'. Weight, 586g. View more info

Walks Around London

By: BLOXAM, Joan

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Francis James Publishing: 1947

Edition: Second Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 15361

Condition: VG+


Walks around hidden parts of London circa 1937-47. 103pp, numerous b&w illustrations by the author. Book is bright and clean with a sound binding. Previous owner's signature on ffep. Dustjacket is clean and bright but with small, lost pieces at extremities of spine and bottom, front corner. Weight, 180g. View more info

London Echoing

By: BONE, James

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1948

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 27717

Condition: Good VG, or Better


London in the first half of the 20th century. Illustrated by Muirhead Bone. 2nd. impression. Hardcover in blue cloth, with dustjacket. Book is better than VG, dustjacket is about VG, with a few chips missing. Weight, 570g. View more info

The London Perambulator

By: BONE, James

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1950

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 31813

Condition: Very Good, or Better


Walks around London, England. First published in 1925. 224pp, drawings by Muirhead Bone. Bright, clean interior. Gift inscription to ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Dustjacket is clean but shows some wear to top edges and tips of corners. Unclipped. Weight, 410g. View more info

"Master" and Men Pink 'un Yesterdays

By: BOOTH, J. B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, T. Werner Laurie: 1927

Edition: First Edition, Second Impression

Seller ID: 049511

Condition: Near Fine


' a revival of interest in the cheery and irresponsible life of the roaring 'nineties and eraly nineteen hundreds in the square mile of London..'. - Horse Racing, Theatre, Gambling, Musical Comedy, Clubland, Sporting Gentlemen etc. 380pp, photo plates, [4pp]. Book is still very bright and clean, page quite white. Unmarked. Binding is tight and square, hinges sound, no cracking. Pink cloth is bright and clean with only slight sun-fading to the spine. No appreciable wear. Dustjacket lacking. Weight, 696g. View more info

The City of London: A History

By: BORER, Mary Irene Cathcart

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, D. McKay Co: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 037063

ISBN: 0679508309

Condition: Fine


History of the one-square mile heart of the City of London, England, over the past 2000 years. 324pp, photo illustrated. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Similar dustjacket with a small price clip to the front inside flap. Overall, about 'as new'. Weight, 696g. View more info

The Londoner's England

By: BOTT, Alan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Avalon Press & William Collins: 1948

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 28234

Condition: Near Fine


'Contemporary water-colours and drawings of London and the Homew Counties reproduced by colour and monochrome lithography & by half-tone: assembled & edited with descriptive text...' 191pp, illustrated in colour and in b&w - 89 large plates by noted contemporary artists. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. No wear to bright, green cloth but mild bumps to lower corners. Unclipped dustjacket is only lightly soiled and with only minor edge wear present. Weight, 840g. View more info