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Rambles in Kent

By: N/A

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, J Mead:

Seller ID: 007581

Condition: Good Plus


Excellent book on rambling around Kent at the time of publcation which though undated is late 1800s. Contains 191 pages in overall bright clean condition just a few foxing spots to first and last couple of pages, previous owners inked details on first blank page dated 1885, this ink has seeped through in small spots to illustration opposite title page see image, paper is split on the inner hinge of the front endpaper but binding is sound and holding. Sixty two wood engravings plus 6 full page illustrations taken from steel engravings,all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwra... View more info

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Gillingham Chronicles: A History of Gillingham, Kent

By: Baldwin, Ronald A.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Rochester UK, Baggins Book Bazaar Ltd: 1998

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller ID: 007754

ISBN: 190162501x

Condition: Very Good


Very informative book on the history of Gillingham in Kent UK. limited edition of 500, contains 402 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also bright and clean,slight fade to colour on spine, not price clipped, a nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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A History of Gravesend: Or, A Historical Perambulation of Gravesend and Northfleet

By: Benson, James; Hiscock, Robert Heath

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Phillimore: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002272

ISBN: 0850332427

Condition: Very Good


Splendid history of Gravesend in Kent UK 159 pages plus 2 of corrections and additions. This book is the revised edition edited by Robert Heath Hiscock, in bright clean condition, SEE IMAGE, previous owners name written in red ink on front endpaper. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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A Saunter Through Kent with Pen and Pencil

By: Charles Igglesden

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Ashford Kent UK, Kentish Express: 1919

Seller ID: 004435

Condition: Good Plus


Excellent book on the Kent countryside, 85 pages plus index in overall bright clean condition just a little browning to endpapers and ocassional small foxing spots. Many B/w drawings several full page protected by tissue guards. Outer covers are a little dusty and a few light marks. A pleasing copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

Otford in Kent a History

By: Dennis Clarke and Anthony Stoyel (SIGNED)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Otford and District Historical Society: 1975

Edition: First

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 001948

ISBN: 0 9503963 0 3

Condition: Very Good


Detailed history of Otford in Kent UK 297 pp packed with information plus many splendid period photographs and line drawings. Book and wrapper are very good, birthday inscription on front endpaper, INSCRIBED by ANTHONY STOYEL on title page. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Invicta Magazine for the Homes and People of Kent Volume 2

By: Edited By Chas J Redshaw

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Simpkin Marshall Hamilton and Kent and Co Ltd: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004582

Condition: Very Good


Bound magazines for September 1911 to June 1912 packed with information on places, people and events in Kent at the time of publication. 256 pages in very bright,clean condition just some browning to endpapers and some very light foxing to first and last few pages. First two pages have a vertical crease which affects one plate and the title page with a small photograph not greatly detracting. Book has many old B/w photographs plus mny B/w drawings. Outer boards are very attractive with Gold embossed inn sign and gold lettering, very light rubbing to top and bottom of spine and remains of a lab... View more info

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The Invicta Magazine for the Homes and People of Kent Volume 3

By: Edited By Chas J Redshaw

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Simpkin Marshall Hamilton and Kent and Co Ltd: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004583

Condition: Very Good


Bound magazines for March 1913 to December 1913 packed with information on places, people and events in Kent at the time of publication. 256 pages in very bright,clean condition just some browning to endpapers and to tile page and last page. Book has many old B/w photographs plus mny B/w drawings. Outer boards are very attractive with Gold embossed inn sign and gold lettering, very light rubbing to top and bottom of spine and a label on spine, few light marks on rear. A very nice bright, clean copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

Kent a Concise Handbook

By: George Clinch

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Canterbury, E H Elvy: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001019

Condition: Good


Printed for the Association of Men of Kent and Kentish Men, the author describes Kent and its people at the time of printing, accompanied by fascinating period photographs 38 pages, paper covered boards with buckram spine. Boards are rubbed and worn on edges,little browned and small ink mark to boards, endpapers browned and whole of folded pages of book are beginning to pull away from spine the stitching is tearing through the paper but holding in centre for length of 7 cms an acceptable copy of a scarce book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Bredgar the History of a Kentish Parish

By: Helen Allinson

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Kent Uk, Synjon Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006353

Condition: Very Good


Excellent book on this area in Kent, 180 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text. Illustrated card covers have some light marks overall a very nice clean book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Deal Past and Present a Full and Comprehensive History of This Neighbourhood from the Landings of Julius Caesar to the Close of the Last Century

By: Henry Stephen Chapman

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Reeves and Turner: 1890

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 007042

Condition: Very Good


Very informative book on Deal in Kent relating its history from the Roman landings until the end of the 17th century. 78 pages in bright clean condition just some browning to endpapers and a few light foxing spots to first couple of pages and outer edges of pages, very informative text, NO dustwrapper as issued, outer decorated boards are very lightly rubbed to edges, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Dartford Country

By: Porteus, Geoff

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Buckingham, United Kingdom, Barracuda Books Ltd.: 1985

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller ID: 003256

ISBN: 0860232034

Condition: Very Good


This book gives the story of villages surrounding Dartford in Kent UK from their origins until the time of printing. 132 pages in very bright clean condition number 94 in a limited edition,. dustwrapper is also very bright and clean. Many old photographsand other illustrations. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info