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THE OLD HALLS & MANOR HOUSES OF YORKSHIRE WITH SOME EXAMPLES OF OTHER HOUSES BUILT BEFORE THE YEAR 1700
Written by Louis Ambler.
Stock no. 2134791
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1913. Very good condition.

Green cloth boards, gilt titles and vignettes. 91 b/w plates from photographs, 20 plates of measured drawings and numerous illustrations in the text. Subscribers list to front. xv and 97 pages including index. Top edge gilt. Spine is very browned with fading/dulling of gilt title. A few marks and scuffs to covers, with a little uneven fading at edges. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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MONMOUTH AND ITS BUILDINGS
Written by Keith Kissack.
Stock no. 1822002
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 2003. Very good condition.

A pictorial history of the development of Monmouth, showing buildings both present and which have gone, along with a range of details - amongst them doorways, ironwork, windows, fanlights, tiles, glass, stairways, timber framing, brickwork, porches and verandahs. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1904396011. Corners of covers lightly rubbed, rear cover is creased and has a small closed tear (no loss) to vertical margin. Gift inscription in ink to half-title page. Text block slightly grubby. Contents clean.

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TIMBER BUILDING IN ENGLAND FROM EARLY TIMES TO THE END OF THE SEVENTEETH CENTURY
Written by Fred H. Crossley.
Stock no. 2134774
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Taller format. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Some browning to cover edges. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned with edge-tears and chips; some loss; repairs to verso with tape.

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THE ENGLISH COTTAGE
Written by Harry Batsford; Charles Fry.
Stock no. 2134768
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 3rd 1950. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour frontis. B/w photos. 3rd edition, revised. A few marks to covers and spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with browned spine; some edge creasing and a few small nicks.

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THE REGENCY STYLE
Written by Donald Pilcher.
Stock no. 2134762
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

More than 130 b/w illustrations showing the Regency style as may be seen in London, Brighton, Cheltenham, Clifton and other towns. Says 1st 1948, but believe this book was first published in 1947. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks, but minimal loss. Some browning, especially to spine.

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THE ENGLISH COUNTRY HOUSE
Written by Ralph Dutton; Osbert Sitwell.
Stock no. 2134760
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The British Heritage Series. B/w photos. 3rd edition, revised. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded and scuffed to spine; also torn in two pieces at front side of spine; some edge-creasing and small nicks of loss.

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THE GROWTH OF THE ENGLISH HOUSE
Written by J. Alfred Gotch.
Stock no. 2134695
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1909. Almost very good condition.

A Short History of its Architectural Development from 1100 to 1800. Red cloth, gilt titles and borders. B/w illustrations and photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; small amount of fraying to cloth at top of spine. Bookplate to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE LOST HOUSES OF WALES
Written by Thomas Lloyd.
Stock no. 1821915
Published by SAVE Britain's Heritage. 1987. Very good condition.

A Survey of Country Houses in Wales Demolished since c.1900. Large oblong format. White pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0905978226. Reprint. Covers a little scuffed and worn at edges. Front joint pulled but binding tight. Contents clean.

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MONMOUTH AND ITS BUILDINGS
Written by Keith Kissack.
Stock no. 1821908
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition.

A pictorial history of the development of Monmouth, showing buildings both present and which have gone, along with a range of details - amongst them doorways, ironwork, windows, fanlights, tiles, glass, stairways, timber framing, brickwork, porches and verandahs. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1904396011. Faint score marks to rear cover. Minor mark to lower edge of text block. Contents fine.

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A VISIT TO UNCLE WILLIAM IN TOWN
No author listed.
Stock no. 1821827
Published by J. Harris. 1st 1818. Good condition.

A Description of the Most Remarkable Buildings and Curiosities in the British Metropolis. Small format. Red cloth spine, plain boards. 66 b/w copper-plate engravings. Top & tail of spine worn, base of spine frayed. Boards grubby and illustrations/titles faded. corners worn. Text block browned with slight shave to lower edge (not affecting contents. Endpapers missing. Contemporary name in ink to top of title page. Joints cracked. 2 pages of plates (6 plates) missing. Top 1.5" of introduction page missing (cut out). Contents are stained and grubby, some damp staining.

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GREAT CATHEDRALS OF THE MIDDLE AGES
Written by Bernhard Schutz.
Stock no. 1821733
Published by Abrams. Circa 2002. Fine condition.

Large format. Blue leather spine with gilt title, b/w illustrated cloth boards. Fabulous colour & b/w photos throughout. 472 pages. ISBN: 9780810932975. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed and rubbed to open edge and scuffed to rear board.

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NEW BUILDINGS FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF LONDON ON THE BLOOMSBURY SITE: A SYMPOSIUM
Written by Thomas Lloyd Humberstone.
Stock no. 2134438
Published by Dryden Press. 1st 1933. Almost very good condition.

White spine, grey boards with white title label to front cover. B/w illustrations. SIGNED by author, with a dedication to a previous owner on front endpaper. Uneven browning to covers. Some foxing and browning to pages internally.

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