Kelly's Handbook to the Titled, Landed and Official Classes, 1936. Sixty-Second Annual Edition.

Kelly's Directories. / London: 1936
very thick octavo, lvii, [3], 1940, 8 pp.; library book plate and markings, red original cloth faded and frayed at spine, text light age toned and breaking into two sections, complete but good- only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, nobility, peerage, upper classes, genealogy

Item #: 817787

$39.33

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Kelly's Handbook to the Titled, Landed and Official Classes, 1940. Sixty-Sixth Annual Edition

Kelly's Directories / London: Kelly's Directories 1940
very thick octavo, xxxix, [1], 2005 pp.; original cloth, ex library, covers worn, 2 leaves corner chipped with substantial loss, working copy only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, nobility, peerage, upper classes, genealogy

Item #: 817788

$29.19

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Kelly's Handbook to the Titled, Landed and Official Classes, 1935. Sixty-First Annual Edition.

Kelly's Directories. / London: 1935
very thick octavo, lvi, [2], 1926 pp.; ex library, original cloth badly worn and missing spine covering, partially disbound and lacks some advertising pages, sold as is. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, nobility, peerage, upper classes, genealogy

Item #: 817791

$30.29

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Enactments in Parliament specially concerning the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge, the Colleges and Halls therein and the Colleges of Winchester, Eton & Westminster.

Shadwell, Lionel Lancelot. / Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1912
first edition; 4 volumes; I. 37 Edward III-13 Anne. + II. 1 George I-11 George IV. + III. 11 George IV-31 & 32 Victoria. + IV. 32 & 33 Victoria-1 & 2 George V, with appendices.; maroon original cloth rubbed and signatures of two previous owners, still overall very good. Volumes Included: 4

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, law, legislation, universities, colleges, education, CTT

Item #: 817654

$26.84

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Aliens (Naturalization). Return to an Address of the Honourable the House of Commons dated 10th Octaber, 1945 ( Home Office return showing particulars of all aliens to whom certificates of naturalization have been issued, etc.)

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. / London: HMSO, 1945
first edition; 27 pp.; library hand stamps, general age toning with short tears at fore edge and small punches for a string tie but no letters touched, good+ only in self wrappers; tabular and gives name, country (sometimes no or uncertain nationality), date of certificate, current place of residence, etc., these are mostly re-admissions. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, immigration, genealogy

Item #: 817627

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$133.43

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Aliens (Naturalization). Return to an Address of the Honourable the House of Commons dated 11th December, 1941 ( Home Office return showing particulars of all aliens to whom certificates of naturalization have been issued, etc.)

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. / London: HMSO, 1941
first edition; 119 pp.; library hand stamp on last blank, late leaves age toned, small punches for a string tie but no letters touched and a sound near very good copy in original paper wrappers; tabular and gives name, country (sometimes no or uncertain nationality), date of certificate, current place of residence, etc.. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, immigration, genealogy, World War II

Item #: 817625

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$107.55

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Aliens (Naturalization). Return to an Address of the Honourable the House of Commons dated 26th July. 1938 ( Home Office return showing particulars of all aliens to whom certificates of naturalization have been issued, etc.)

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. / London: HMSO 1938
first edition; 77 pp.; light general age toning, punched for a string tie but no letters touched and a sound good+ copy in original paper wrappers; tabular and gives name, country (sometimes no or uncertain nationality), date of certificate, current place of residence, etc.. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, immigration, genealogy

Item #: 817624

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$281.70

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The Foreign Office List and Diplomatic and Consular Year Book, 1948. Edited for Godfrey E. P. Hertslet ... by Members of the Staff of the Foreign Office. One Hundred and Twenty-First Publication.

Great Britain. Foreign Office. / London: Harrison & Sons, Ltd. 1948
vii, [1], 486 pp. in a small typeface in low bulk paper; library markings, red original cloth faded and rubbed with front hinge broken, general age toning to text, good- only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, Foreign Service

Item #: 815272

$39.25

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The English Historical Library. Part III. Giving an Account of Our Records, Law-Books, and Coins from the Conquest To the End of Q. Elizabeth's Reign: So far as they are Serviceable to History.

Nicolson, William. / London: Printed for Timothy Childe 1699
[4] (title and dedication leaves), xxvii, [1], 315, [5] (index) pp.; contemporary paneled calf worn with spine covering fragmentary and front side detached, book plate of a modern owner and signature of a different one on title, general age toning with a damp stain at lower inside corner almost throughout, good only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, England, English history

Item #: 810682

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$95.04

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The Butterflies of Great Britain with their Transformations Delineated and Described

Westwood, J. O. / London: George Routledge and Sons 1887
quarto, xl, 140 pp., 22 plates including the pictorial title, aside from the two elementary plates all are hand colored, as issued; original brown cloth rubbed with spine darkened, general light age toning to the interior, some of the hand coloring is murky or heavy handed with dark colors covering wing patterns or an occasional thorax, overall good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: entomology, butterflies, Great Britain, mnh

Item #: 810599

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$99.27

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Prodromus Lepidopterorum Britannicorum. A concise Catalogue of British Lepidopterous Insects, with the Times and Places of Appearance In the Winged State. By a Fellow of the Linnaean Society

Haworth, Adrian Hardy (1767-1833) / Feltham, Middlesex: E. W. Classey, 1951
facsimile of the 1802 edition with a brief introductory note by Classey; [2], [2], vi, [2], 39, [1], 6 (addenda) pp., paperback, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: history of science, entomology, Butterflies, Great Britain, MNH

Item #: 810576

$18.89

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The Entomologist's Annual for MDCCCLV. Comprising notices of the new British insects detected in 1854. Second edition, with considerable additions.

Stainton, H. T., ed. / London: John Van Voorst 1855
first edition; 12mo, x, [2], 153, [1], [6] (ads) pp., color plate as frontispiece; yellow printed paper covered boards darkened with sides detached and spine chipped, signature of an early owner becoming disbound, complete but reading copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: entomology, Great Britain, MNH

Item #: 807611

$23.12

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The British Tortrices.

Wilkinson, S. J. / London: John van Voorst 1859
first edition; vii, [1], 328 pp., 4 plates with explanatory text on facing pages, one small figure partially hand colored; original cloth rubbed and chipped along joints, general age toning with age staining on plates, good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: entomology, moths, Great Britain, MNH

Item #: 807601

$30.74

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The British Tortrices.

Wilkinson, S. J. / London: John van Voorst 1859
first edition; vii, [1], 328 pp., 4 plates with explanatory text on facing pages; age toning to text and at margins of plates, minor private ownership markings, good+ in later cloth. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: entomology, moths, Great Britain, MNH

Item #: 807602

$27.17

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The Chapels Royal by the Ven. Archdeacon William Sinclair, D. D. With illustrations from drawings by Louis Weirter

Sinclair, William. / London: Eveleigh Nash 1912
first edition; x, [324] pp., frontispiece, plates; original cloth stained and bowed with a large portion of spine painted white, margins damp stained, readable but working copy only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, kings and rulers, chapels, NVK

Item #: 803423

$22.37

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The Royal Palaces, and Historic Mansions of Great Britain

John Geddie / London: Simpkin, Marshall 1930
30 pp. + plates, Hardcover, front cover bumped at bottom corner, rear cover bumped at top and bottom corners, else very good in a poor dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: architecture geography Britain nvk

Item #: 798028

$4.46

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Typographia, or, The Printers' Instructor: including an account of the Origin of Printing, with Biographical Notices of the Printers of England from Caxton to the close of the Sixteenth Century ... (Volume 1)

Johnson, J. / London: Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green, 1824
Volume 1 only; small octavo, [8], xii, 609, [12] pp., portrait frontispiece, illustrations in text and all text pages have a repeated decorative border; ex library, the text block still well sewn but the later half leather binding lacks the front cover. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: books about books, printing history, England, Great Britain

Item #: 793732

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$113.45

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Map of Roman Britain. Scale: 16 miles to one inch.

Great Britain. Ordnance Survey. / Southampton: 1926
8 pp., folding map; paper wrappers (dated 1924) worn, map taped or split at folds, working copy only, sold as is. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, Britannia, HTM

Item #: 789719

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$130.89

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A History of English Furniture. With Plates in colour after Shirley Slocombe, and numerous Illustrations selected and arranged by the Author. (Volume 4) The Age of Satinwood.

Macquoid, Percy. / London: Medici Society/Lawrence & Bullen 1928
first edition; the last volume of the series but can be read independently; folio (leaves 37.5 cm. tall), [iv], 260 pp., 15 color plates, 243 illustrations in text; private book plate, original cloth soiled and slanted with spine darkened but still sound, overall good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: British furniture, Great Britain, decorative art, FFF

Item #: 789701

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$138.69

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Travel and Prose Fiction in Early Modern England (Yearbook of English Studies, vol. 41.1)

Nandini Das, John Batchelor / Maney Publishing 2011
204 pp., Paperback, light bump to top corner, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 190732223X
Subject/Keywords: England, Great Britain, Europe, Travel

Item #: 789243

$21.13

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