Messages will go here
Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

13 records found. If you are looking for a specific book which we do not have in stock, then please get in touch and we'll let you know just as soon as it comes in.

MAPPING THE WORLD
Written by Peter Whitfield.
Stock no. 2132386
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Turquoise cloth boards with an elaborate decoration in gilt to front, gilt title to spine. Brown pictorial endpapers depicting maps. Colour and b/w illustrations. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

MAPPING THE RAILWAYS
Written by Julian Holland; David Spaven.
Stock no. 1819073
Published by Collins. Circa 2013. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos and maps. The journey of Britain's railways through maps from 1819 to the present day. ISBN: 9780007506491. 2nd printing. Creasing to front cover.

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

MAPPING THE WORLD
Written by Peter Whitfield.
Stock no. 1318486
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Turquoise cloth boards with an elaborate decoration in gilt to front, gilt title to spine. Brown pictorial endpapers depicting maps. Colour and b/w illustrations. Small, light mark to spine. Slipcase is slightly worn at corners.

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

THE MAPPING OF MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by D.P.M. Michael.
Stock no. 2131080
Published by Regional Publications. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition.

A descriptive catalogue of pre-Victorian Maps of the County From Saxton in 1577 with details of British Atlases published during that period. Card wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. A valuable reference work. ISBN: 0906570182.

Buy now for £18.00 Enquire about this book

THE MAPPING OF MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by D.P.M. Michael.
Stock no. 1317749
Published by Regional Publications. 1st 1985. Fine condition.

A descriptive catalogue of pre-Victorian Maps of the County From Saxton in 1577 with details of British Atlases published during that period. Card wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. A valuable reference work. ISBN: 0906570182.

Buy now for £18.00 Enquire about this book

MAPPING ENGLAND
Written by Simon Foxell.
Stock no. 1816508
Published by Black Dog Publishing. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Work from cartographers, military strategists, government officials and fine artists culminate in a complete look at where mapping England originated, and the ways it has evolved over the years in response to changing notions of nationhood, security and cultural identity. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 271 pages including index. ISBN: 9781906155513. Edges of boards bumped, rear board scuffed.

Buy now for £20.00 Enquire about this book

VISIONS OF THE WORLD A HISTORY OF MAPS
Written by Jeremy Black.
Stock no. 2125898
Published by Mitchell Beazley. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1840008342. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges; a little edge-creasing.

Buy now for £16.00 Enquire about this book

STOOKE'S TOURIST MAP OF THE RIVER WYE, FROM HEREFORD TO THE SEVERN
Written by Edwin Stooke.
Stock no. 2117187
Published by Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd.. 1892. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Soft leather bound book. Shewing the Navigation of the Streams to Tintern, Salmon Catches to Ross. Many pages of local advertising to rear. 1.5" tear to base of spine. Some scuffing and marks to covers. Foxing and page browning.

Buy now for £280.00 Enquire about this book

BIBLIOTHECA CESTRIENSIS
Written by John H. Cooke.
Stock no. 2106650
Published by Mackie & Co. Limited. 1904. Very good condition.

Or a biographical account of books, maps, plates and other printed matter relating to, printed or published in, or written by authors resident in the county of Chester. Illustrated with views of old halls in Cheshire. Compiled by Cooke. Large format. Limited to 200 copies. Some wear to covers; a little scuffing and bumping, damp marking to rear cover, with bad wear to top edge. Copy no. 100 (Royal quarto). Some grubby margin marks and a couple of pages have small nicks to edges.

Buy now for £350.00 Enquire about this book

CARY'S TRAVELLER'S COMPANION AND CARY'S NEW ITINERARY
Written by John Cary.
Stock no. 1201228
Published by John Cary. 1817. Very good condition.

Contains Cary's Traveller's Companion or a Delineation of the Turnpike Roads of England and Wales. With coloured map of England/Wales and 42 coloured county maps including a large folding map of Yorkshire. Bound with Cary's New Itinerary or An Accurate Delineation of the Great Roads, Both Direct and Cross, Throughout England and Wales With Many of the Principle Roads in Scotland. 6 folding colour maps. Includes index to the Direct Roads From London, Principle Places that Occur in the Crossroads, List of Inns from which Stagecoaches Depart plus 950 pages. Modern brown leather spine with gilt title. Original tree calf covers. The large folding map of Yorkshire has been restored. The large folding map of England, Wales and Scotland has been repaired. The map referred to in the New Itinerary is not present. Corners slightly worn.

Buy now for £760.00 Enquire about this book

NORTH YORKSHIRE STREET GUIDE
No author listed.
Stock no. 821368
Published by Arrow Publishing. Circa 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Card wraps. ISBN: 1900722097.

Buy now for £10.00 Enquire about this book

COMPENDIUM OF ANCIENT GEOGRAPHY (2 VOLUMES)
Written by M. D'Anville.
Stock no. 570195
Published by J. Faulder. 1810. Almost very good condition.

Two volumes. Full brown calf binding, raised bands to spine. Gilt borders. Marbled endpapers and edges. xxxi + 446; 439 pages. 10 folding b/w maps including one of Roman Britain. Maps lightly browned. Contents very good. Front cover of Volume II is detached. Boards are a little scuffed. Titles labels are missing from spine. REDUCED FROM £400.

Buy now for £300.00 Enquire about this book