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Image for Putney Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin Putney Bridge

Putney Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin Putney Bridge

By: Arthur Crotch SIGNED

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, The Wandsworth Borough News Co Ltd: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 004048

Condition: Very Good


A book written to mark the centenary of this church, 80 pages with much detail of the Church plus several illustrations. Book is very bright and clean , not sure if outer boards are original or it has been recased, if it has been recased it is a very professional job. On first blank page after the front endpaper there is an inscription by the author "Vera Crotch with the author's compliments and love", possibly to author's wife? A very nice attractive copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Church and Parish of St Nicholas Abingdon

By: Arthur E Preston

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005819

Condition: Very Good


A detailed look at this church and parish plus the early Grammar school to the end of the 16th century and Fitzharris an old Abingdon manor. 506 pages in bright clean condition with untrimmed edges on two sides,a couple uncut,a little light foxing to first and last couple of pages. Many illustrations and 4 pull out plans at rear all present as listed. Dustwrapper is a little marked fronrt and rear and heavily water stained on spine, wear to edges of wrapper. Still a presentable copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

Prelates and People of the Lake Counties

By: C M L Bouch

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Kendal, Titus Wilson and Son Ltd: 1948

Edition: First

Seller ID: 002049

Condition: Very Good


A history of the Diocese of Carlisle 1133-193. 514 pp packed with information plus illustrated plates, line drawings and a pull out map. Book is clean and bright with very minor foxing spots on endpapers and map, these are very minor, cloth is a little dusty and few marks, bookplate ogf previous owner on inside board, overall very good. Wrapper is rubbed along edges with little loss mostly at bottom of spine 2cms deep also an old water stain around edges of wrapper from 2 to 2.5 cms in, spine dusty. Sounds much worse than looks still a wrapper worth preserving. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON... View more info

Image for All Saints Woodham 1894-1994 Souvenir Brichure

All Saints Woodham 1894-1994 Souvenir Brichure

By: Compiled By Peter Harding

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Pyrford UK, Pyrford Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006626

Condition: Near Fine


Very informative book on the history of All Saints Church in Woodham Surrey UK. 50 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper as issued outer card covers are very bright and clean , a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The History of CHISLEHURST its Church, Manors, and Parish with numerous illustrations, maps and pedigrees.

By: E.A and others WEBB

Price: £110.00

Publisher: Buckingham, Baron Books: 1999

Edition: Centenary Reprint

Seller ID: 007742

ISBN: 086023598x

Condition: Very Good


Very informative book on the history of chislehurst, centenary edition of the book first printed in 1899. Contains 490 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are bright and clean with gold embossing.Heavy book 1.9Kg EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Story of Prittlewell Church

By: Ellis N Gowing

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Ellis N Gowing: 1958

Edition: First Edition Private Print

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 006528

Condition: Good Plus


Very informative book on the history of Prittlewell church, privately printed by the author. 116 pages in bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text. SIGNED by AUTHOR on half title page. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little rubbed on edges and some marking to front boards. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

The Parish Church and Church of Saint Peter Earley

By: Ernest W Dormer

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, C. Nicholls & Co. Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First

Seller ID: 001709

Condition: Very Good


Book written to commemorate the Centenary of the Church of St. Peter Earley in Reading Berks. 90 pp with much history of the Parish plus photographs and drawings. Book is very clean just very slightly dusty on buff coloured cloth. Neat inscription of former owner on front endpaper. DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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An Account of the Brotherhood of the Holy Cross and of the Hospital of Christ in Abingdon

By: Francis Little 1627

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Oxford Uk, James Parker: 1873

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004183

Condition: Very Good


Account of this church in Berkshire and the people associated with it up to the time of writing 1627, this is a reprint from 1873. Book is bright and clean, a little browning to pages and ghosting of printing from other side on two pages, this does not detract greatly and text can be read, small brown mark to top margins of two pages where a piece of newspaper has been used as bookmark, neat ink quotation opposite the title page. 127 pages outer boards a little rubbed on edgesand slight wear top and bottom of spine. A nice copy SEE IMAGE.DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Our Lady of Batersey

By: John George Taylor

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Chelsea, London, George White: 1925

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006284

Condition: Good Plus


Excellent book detailing the story of Battersea Church and parish taken from original sources. 442 pages in overall bright clean condition just some foxing to first and last couple of pages, to the outer edges and very occasional spots inside, 3 large fold out maps at rear. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed, plus very informative text. HEAVY BOOK 1.2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are leather sine and corners which are a little rubbed and worn, still a pleasing attractive book on London history. SEE IMAGE. DETAILED ... View more info

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Addiscombe Church Its History and Jubilee

By: Rev J Wright

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Addiscombe UK, J Wright: 1927

Edition: First Edition First Private Printing

Seller ID: 007094

Condition: Very Good


Very informative book on the history of Addiscombe Church in Croydon UK, privately printed by the vicar at time of printing 1927. Contains 30 pages of text in very bright clean condition and 12 full page B/w photographs and illustrations, all present, former owners name neatly written in pencil on front endpaper.. NO dustwrapper, outer card covers are slightly dusty with age and raised gold lettering slightly dulled. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info