Air Estimates. (1946 to 1963-64)

(Great Britain. Air Minstry.) / London: HMSO 1946
18 items; the first and last are shorter but most over 200 pages, mostly tabular with explanatory notes, includes expenses of civilian staff; library hand stamps and markings but sound and good+ copies in original paper wrappers. Volumes Included: 18

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, air force, military aviation,

Item #: 819154

$57.24

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On the State of the Public Health. The Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer ... for the year (1962, 1963,1964, 1966, 1968, 1969, 1971, 1973, 1974, 1976, 1979,1980, 1982)

Great Britain. Department of Health and Social Security. / London: HMSO, 1963
13 items; length varies, each over 100 pages, some over 200 pages; library hand stamps and markings but all sound, good+ copies; the expected subjects but also the occasional special topic e.g. anglers have been using azo dye to color their maggots, not absolutely proved dangerous but they should keep them out of their mouths. Volumes Included: 13

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, history of medicine, public heath

Item #: 819110

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$138.83

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Kelly's Handbook to the Titled, Landed and Official Classes, 1944. Seventieth Annual Edition.

Kelly's Directories. / London: 1944
very thick octavo, lvii, [5], 1986 pp.; library book plate and markings, red original cloth faded and frayed with back joint partially split, hinges cracked, text lightly age toned, good only. Volumes Included: 1

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

Item #: 817789

$55.70

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Kelly's Handbook to the Titled, Landed and Official Classes, 1952. Seventy-Eighth Annual Edition.

Kelly's Directories. / London: 1952
very thick octavo, lxii, 2260 pp.; library book plate and markings, red original cloth faded and frayed at spine, text lightly age toned but still well sewn. Volumes Included: 1

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

Item #: 817786

$55.70

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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

$70.00

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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

$52.99

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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

$27.37

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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

$19.55

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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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$95.79

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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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$91.95

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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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$192.18

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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

$31.05

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Histoire secrete des amours et des principaux amans de Catherine II., imperatrice de Russie. (Histoire de Pierre III., Empereur de Russie, Tome troisieme)

(La Veaux, Jean Charles Thibault de) / Paris: Maison La Briffe 1798
the final volume in the Pierre III series but complete for this topic; small octavo, [iv], 312 pp., frontispiece; library hand stamps one tip of title clipped with no letters touched, older boards with re-backed and re-cornered in cloth, good+ only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Catherine II, Empress of Russia, Catherine the Great, JZX

Item #: 815149

$58.84

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A Faithful Account of the Processions and Ceremonies observed in the Coronation of the Kings and Queens of England: exemplified in that of Their late Most Sacred Majesties King George the Third, and Queen Charlotte ...

Thomson, Richard, editor / London: Printed for John Major 1820
first edition, limited to 100 copies; quarto, vi, [2], 99, [1], [1] (ad) pp., 4 plates; early boards with leather spine and tips very worn and covered with a later and worn red velvet protector (easily removed), age staining and a few spots of damp staining, the frontis. has fold splits but no loss and an early blank badly creased, book label and signatures of previous owners, book plate and hand stamp of A. W. C. Phelps, designer of heraldic devices; good only; although fairly brief, packed with information including discontinued customs and privileges e.g. the Lords of Wynfred and Heydon will no longer have to contest who gets the bason and ewer the king washes his hands with, neither one is allowed to keep them although Heydon can take home the towel. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, kings and rulers, coronations, coronation ceremonies, NVK

Item #: 812650

$14.24

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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
Part 3 only, small octavo, [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, jzx

Item #: 810682

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$142.20

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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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$98.58

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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

$16.40

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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

$16.89

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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

$41.70

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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

$53.86

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