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The Book of Taunton, Bush, Robin
1 Bush, Robin The Book of Taunton
UK Barracuda Books Ltd 1977 0860230341 / 9780860230342 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
The Book of Taunton tells its tale with precision and insight- here are the lords and bishops, the poor and the preachers, the taverns and courts, the schools and hostels, river and road, trade and trouble of the once strife-torn, now tranquil town on the Tone. Here too are some two hundred illustrations, documentary and pictorial.The D/W shows signs of shelf-wear to its edges with rippling to its top and corners and two tiny niks on its leading edge.It is also sunned on its spine.There are also some indentations on the back panel. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
English Architecture at a Glance., Chatterton Frederick
2 Chatterton Frederick English Architecture at a Glance.
London UK The Architectural Press 1946 5th Edition - 6th impression Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
The plain light brown boards shows signs of sun fading and markings with light wear to the spine corners. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
 
 
Wartime Farm, Ginn, Peter; Goodman, Ruth; Langlands, Alexander
3 Ginn, Peter; Goodman, Ruth; Langlands, Alexander Wartime Farm
UK Mitchell Beazley 2012 1845337085 / 9781845337087 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
This book 'Wartime Farm' is the compelling story that accompanies the TV series, which follows Peter Ginn, Ruth Goodman and Alex Langlands as they run a World War II farm using only the resources that would have been available to them at the time. A good clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto to 90days to arrive 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
The King's Glass: A Story of Tudor Power and Secret Art, Hicks, Carola
4 Hicks, Carola The King's Glass: A Story of Tudor Power and Secret Art
UK. Chatto & Windus 2007 0701179929 / 9780701179922 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Each year more than 250,000 people visit the chapel of King's College, cambridge, one of Europe's best known buildings. This book tells the untold story of the chapel's crowning glory, its stained glass windows and of the people who created them - the triumphant culmination of a project completed despite years of wars, the death of kings and violent religious conflict. There is some light creasing to the DJ. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
English Manor Houses., Hugh Montgomery - Massingbred & Christopher Simon Sykes
5 Hugh Montgomery - Massingbred & Christopher Simon Sykes English Manor Houses.
London Lawrence King 2001 1856692221 / 9781856692229 First Editon Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Folio - over 12 Christopher Simon Sykes 
This book is signed with a small dedication by the author and is filled with 300 colour photographs of Manor Houses, a delight to look at. 
Price: 295.00 GBP
 
 
Fumihiko Maki Buildings and Projects, Maki, Fumihiko
6 Maki, Fumihiko Fumihiko Maki Buildings and Projects
UK Thames & Hudson Ltd 1997 0500280312 / 9780500280317 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
This book provides an overview of nearly three decades of work, concentrating on major works of the most recent and productive decade and showing an evolution of ideas and architectural vocabulary . Projects cover in scales and type - from a small house in Poland to the massive construction of the Makuhari Messe complex on Tokyo Bay. This is a clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
France Romane XIe Siecle, Oursel Raymond
7 Oursel Raymond France Romane XIe Siecle
Zodiaque 1989 2736901711 / 9782736901714 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 
This book is written in french throughout and is full of colour and black and white photographs.It comes in a slipcase. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
 
 
Sacheverell Sitwell's England, Raeburn Michael ( Editor )
8 Raeburn Michael ( Editor ) Sacheverell Sitwell's England
London Orbis Books 1986 0856135089 / 9780856135088 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 
Sacheverell Sitwell, as a poet or a writer of prose, is one of the most individual stylists in English letters this century, and his descriptive works on art and architecture, written during a liftime of travelling, have made him a notable influence on taste since the 1920s. This is a first edition hardback copy with a D/W in V/G condition due to rippling at the top and some scratching to the back.and wearing to the corners. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
 
 
The Royal Berkshire Hospital 1839-1989, Railton Margat
9 Railton Margat The Royal Berkshire Hospital 1839-1989
London Marshall Barr 1989 0951437305 / 9780951437308 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 
Several dedications and christmas wishes inthe book and has had the price cut as an oblong on lower flap. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
A Miniature History of the English House., Richards, J.M.
10 Richards, J.M. A Miniature History of the English House.
London architectural press 1947 6th impression Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
A history of the english house with pictures in black and white,the book is sun stained with no d/w otherwise in good condition. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Underground London: Travels Beneath the City Streets, Smith, Stephen
11 Smith, Stephen Underground London: Travels Beneath the City Streets
UK Little, Brown & Company 2004 0316861340 / 9780316861342 3rd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Fresh, funny and impeccably researched,' Underground London' is ' alternative' history at its best - an illuminating glimpse into the hidden world beneath our feet. The D/W shows shelf wear to its edges and corners. PLEASE NOTE: International economy second class shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
The Englishman's Country, W.J.Turner ( Editor)
12 W.J.Turner ( Editor) The Englishman's Country
UK Collins 1945 1st Edition Hardcover Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
The title of this book indicates its nature. it deals with aspects of our life in town and country which seem peculiarly English. It is illustrated with 48 colour plates and 137 black and white plates. The light green boards are bumped at the corner and the text block is lightly tanned , the D/J is worn and torn in places especially on its top edge and on the top of the spine, there is also some chipping to the centre of the panels. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90days to arrive. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
 


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