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Stock no. 2123649
Almost very good condition.
NO text. Not a book, but rather a 'box' that pulls up and out to show concertina style peep through 'view' of Tunnel under the Thames. 5 'pieces'. A tunnel book. 'Box' has become a bit crushed - one side is broken, but still attached on one side. Creasing to fold-out pieces and foxing and browning, but still pieces are remarkable bright. Box is worn and grubby.
AN EXPLANATION OF THE TUNNEL UNDER THE THAMES
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Stock no. 2123644
Thin card covers. Blue cloth spine. One text page, with 4 'fold-out' pages, in concertina style. Unusual item. Some creasing. Foxing and browning, with grubby marks. Small inscription in ink down margin of text page. A little surface paper damage to very bottom of text page, with small amount of loss to text.
LONDON CHARACTERS AND CROOKS
Written by Henry Mayhew; Christopher Hibbert.
Stock no. 1609677
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Fine condition.
Edited and Introduced by Christopher Hibbert. Green pictorial cloth, sepia photo plates. Top edge green. Second printing. Contained in black slipcase.
LITTLE WALKS IN LONDON
Written by Yveling Rambaud. Illustrated by John Leech.
Stock no. 1507488
Published by Longman, Green And Co.. 1875. Very good condition.
A tutor takes two children on six walks in London to show them a different world, more real, and less flattering which will amuse but give some instructive lessons. Green spine, yellow paper boards with black titles. Text in French and English. 7 full-page b/w illustrations. 57 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby. Bookplate and small bookseller's label to front pastedown. Browning/foxing to endpapers and first and last few pages. Contents generally clean.
ROUND ABOUT LONDON (TOURISTS' GUIDE)
Written by William J. Loftie.
Stock no. 1609424
Published by Edward Stanford. 4th 1880. Good condition.
Fourth Edition. Brown boards, gilt titles. Folding map. Spine and corners bumped. Some scuffing to covers. Inscription to front pastedown. Browning to endpapers. Fold-out map has a couple of large tears but no loss. Contents generally very good.
GUIDE POPULAIRE DE LONDRES ET SES ENVIRONS
Written by William Layton.
Stock no. 1609309
Published by Walter Hill. 1908. Good condition.
Green cloth spine. Text in FRENCH. B/w photos. Spine creased and wrinkled, some fraying of cloth. Boards a little grubby. Scattered foxing.
HAMPSTEAD AND HIGHGATE TRAMWAYS
Written by Dave Jones; Robert J. Harley.
Stock no. 1813203
Published by Middleton Press. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition.
Tramway Classics. Grey & yellow pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos. 96 pages. ISBN: 1873793537. Remains of price label to rear board.
EMBANKMENT AND WATERLOO TRAMWAYS
Written by Robert J. Harley.
Stock no. 1813190
Published by Middleton Press. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition.
Tramway Classics. Silver glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 1873793413.
THE GREAT PLAGUE IN LONDON
Written by Walter George Bell. Illustrated by Belinda Hollyer.
Stock no. 2122506
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Fine condition.
Dramatic black cloth with gold and red illustration to front. Colour and b/w illustrations. Contained in very good slip case - some grubby marks and wear.
A WESTMINSTER CHILDHOOD
Written by John Raynor. Illustrated by Dennis Flanders.
Stock no. 2122454
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
When John Raynor, composer of nearly 700 song settings, died so tragically in a road accident in 1970, he left behind not only his lifetime's musical work, but the manuscript of this enchanting account of the years of his childhood. ISBN: 0304291838. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a little edge-creasing.
LONDON EATS OUT 500 YEARS OF CAPITAL DINING
Written by Edwina Ehrman; Hazel Forsyth; Loyd Grossman; et al.
Stock no. 2122381
Published by Philip Wilson. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Large format. This book tells the rich and fascinating story of Londoners and their eating habits. Today some consider London to be the restaurant capital of the world. But where did Londoners eat 500 years ago? Preface by Grossman. ISBN: 0856675164. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing and a couple of small marks.
THE BUILDING OF LONDON
Written by Margaret Potter; Alexander Potter. Illustrated by Margaret Potter; Alexander Potter.
Stock no. 1608804
Published by Penguin. 1st 1945. Good condition.
Colour pictorial paperwraps. Colour lithographs and b/w drawings. Puffin Picture Book No. 42. Front cover torn, with section approx. 4cm x 5cm almost detached; some edge creasing and tears / chips. Rear cover foxed. Staples rusted.