Category: London


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Notes on the Historical and Literary Associations of The City of London

By: ACRES, W. Marston

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Privately Published, 1922

Edition: First Edition

Privately printed for the author by J. Edward Francis, The Athenaeum Press. Preface by E. Beresford Chancellor. 64pp. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, staples rusty. Wrappers show a little soiling. Some wear to spine. Scarce. Weight, 85g. View more info

Handbook to the Prince Consort National Memorial

By: Albert Memorial

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, John Murray, 1879

Edition: Later Edition

Small handbook, or guide, to the Albert Memorial, then recently erected. 79pp, folding frontis, 1 illustrated plate. Internally very bright and clean. Unmarked. Spine has about 40% surface loss and binding is loose. Red, card boards are a little soiled. Weight, 90g. View more info

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Victory Souvenir Album of London, Late 1940s


Price: $8.95

Publisher: UK, No publisher Shown,

Published just after the end of the Second World War. Consists of bright orange wraps holding 9 detachable postcards which leave behind a duplicate image on a stub. In 'almost as issued' condition. Nine views of major London sights. No publication data given. Undoudtedly sold to Servicemen as a souvenir. Weight, 57g. View more info

A Descriptive Account of Tghe Palace of Westminster with Illustrations and Coloured Plan


Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Warrington & Co., 1911

Edition: New Edition

Attractive Guide Book to the Palace of Westminster [Houses of Parliament], in London. 89pp, illustrated, folding plan at rear. Bright, clear and unmarked with a sound, stapled binding. Attractive and almost Fine. Weight, 120g. View more info

Humour in Our Streets

By: AYE, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Universal Publications, 1933

Edition: First Edition

The author hopes he has written, 'a standard work on the humour of London life'. 282pp, 6pp publishers ads. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Blue cloth boards have minor wear only, mainly to tips. Weight, 360g. View more info

Large Scale Map of Central London


Price: $9.00

Publisher: UK, Publisher Unknown,

Small, folded pocket-sized map of Central London with two advertising panels on the back - one for Chas. Baker Stores men's suits. The other advertising half a dozen Commercial Baths for men and women. Exterior is a little dusty, but unmarked. Possibly printed as a give-away in a magazine or book. This item weighs 4g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage both to Canada, the USA and other parts of the World. View more info

Medieval London

By: BAKER, Timothy

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Praeger Publishers, 1970

Edition: First Edition

History and description of the City of London, England, during the Middle Ages when the foundations of the modern City were laid. 260pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. No wear to bright, blue cloth boards. Minor wear to dustjacket, at edges. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 850g unpacked. Canadian domes... View more info

Jack the Ripper, a Psychic Investigation: The Compelling Paranormal Search for the Killer's True Identity

By: BALL, Pamela

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Leicester, Arcturus, 1998

Edition: Not Stated

The author 'revisits' the scenes of the Ripper killings to throw light on the perpetrator. 197pp, photo illustrated. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding. About 'as new'. [weight, 830g] View more info

London from the Air

By: BARKER, Felix; HAWKES, Jason

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Ted Smart, 1999

Edition: New Edition

Panoramic, bird's-eye views of London from the air. Photographs by Jason Hawkes; Text by Felix Barker. 160pp, all colour photographs. Bright, clean copy, inside and outside. Gift inscription to the ffep otherwise unmarked. No wear tothe boards. Unclipped dustjacket is close to new condition. Heavy book weighing 1.204kg View more info

The Worshipful Company of Wheelwrights of the City of London, 1670-1970


Price: $8.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, David & Charles, 1970

Edition: First Edition

300-year history of London, England's Worshipful Company of Wheelwrights, 1670-1970. 171pp, photo illustrated, color frontis. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to black cloth. Weight, 400g. View more info

The Great Theatres of London: An Illustrated Companion

By: BERGAN, Ronald

Price: $9.50

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 1987

Edition: First American Edition, First Printing

Foreword by Anthony Hopkins. A tour of the rich history of the London stage - plays, players and the theaters themselves. 200pp, profusely illustrated. Bright, fresh copy, nearly 'as new'. Weight, 586g. View more info

Walks Around London

By: BLOXAM, Joan

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Francis James Publishing, 1947

Edition: Second Edition, Second Printing

Walks around hidden parts of London circa 1937-47. 103pp, numerous b&w illustrations by the author. Book is bright and clean with a sound binding. Previous owner's signature on ffep. Dustjacket is clean and bright but with small, lost pieces at extremities of spine and bottom, front corner. Weight, 180g. View more info

London Echoing

By: BONE, James

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape, 1948

Edition: Second Impression

London in the first half of the 20th century. Illustrated by Muirhead Bone. 2nd. impression. Hardcover in blue cloth, with dustjacket. Book is better than VG, dustjacket is about VG, with a few chips missing. Weight, 570g. View more info

The London Perambulator

By: BONE, James

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape, 1950

Edition: Later Edition

Walks around London, England. First published in 1925. 224pp, drawings by Muirhead Bone. Bright, clean interior. Gift inscription to ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Dustjacket is clean but shows some wear to top edges and tips of corners. Unclipped. Weight, 410g. View more info

"Master" and Men Pink 'un Yesterdays

By: BOOTH, J. B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, T. Werner Laurie, 1927

Edition: First Edition, Second Impression

' a revival of interest in the cheery and irresponsible life of the roaring 'nineties and eraly nineteen hundreds in the square mile of London..'. - Horse Racing, Theatre, Gambling, Musical Comedy, Clubland, Sporting Gentlemen etc. 380pp, photo plates, [4pp]. Book is still very bright and clean, page quite white. Unmarked. Binding is tight and square, hinges sound, no cracking. Pink cloth is bright and clean with only slight sun-fading to the spine. No appreciable wear.... View more info