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England

Inventory #
Details
Price
C-16
The Complete Peerage
of England, Scotland and Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom
7 book set

By G.E.C.

2000; Sutton Publishing; 7 hard covers. Volumes 1-6 comprising Volumes I-XIII are in a slipcase; Volume XIV is titled: Addenda and Corrigenda and is separate from the slipcase collection. Except for some minor bumps to boards, the books are in very good condition - clean and solid.
$295.00
C-16
Anglo-Saxon England
An Introduction

Blair, Peter Hunter

1996;Barnes & Noble Books; hard cover with dj; 380 pp. Second edition. Originally published as An Introduction to Anglo-Saxon England. Illustrated with b&w plates and maps. Both book and dj are in very good condition.
$16.00
C-16
Royalty for Commoners
The Complete Knoen Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa

Stuart, Roderick W.

1992; Genealogical Publishing Company; hard cover; 395 pp including index. Second edition. The book appears to be in very good condition.
$22.00
C-16
The Blood Royal of Britain
Tudor Roll
Being a Roll of the Living Descendants of Edward IV and Henry VII, KIngs of England and James III, King of Scotland

The Marquis of Ruvigny and Raineval

2000; Heritage Books; soft cover; 621 pp. *FACSIMILE REPRINT* Illustrated with b&w portraits. Minor wear to card covers and soiling to page ends - contents apper clean.
$35.00
C-16
Who's Who in Tudor England
1485-1603

Routh, C.R.N.

1990; Stackpole Books; hard cover with dj; 445 pp including index. From the Who's Who in British History Series. Stated First Edition. Illustrated with some b&w photos. The book appears to be in very good condition.
$16.00
C-16
Who's Who in Stuart Britain
1603-1714

Hill, CP

1988; Stackpole Books; hard cover with dj; 416 pp including index. From the Who's Who in British History Series. Stated First Edition. Creasing to the ffep and following blank page - otherwise the book appears to be in very good condition.
$16.00
C-16
The Norman People
And Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States of America


1999; Genealogical Publishing Company; hard cover; 484 pp including index. Originally published in London in 1874. The book appears to be in very good condition.
$18.00
C-16
The Magna Charta Sureties
1215
The Barons Named in the Magna Charta, 1215 and Some of Their Descendants Who Settled in America During the Early Colonial Years


1991; Genealogical Publishing Company; hard cover; 182 pp including index. Fourth edition, 1993. The book appears to be in very good condition.
$22.00
C-16
Borough of St. Edmundsbury
Official Guide


1976; St. Edmundsbury Borough Council; hard cover; 197+ pp. Illustrated with a number of maps and b&w and colour photos as well as many advertisements. The book appears to be in very good condition.
$14.00
C-16
A View into the Village
A study in Suffolk building

Sandon, Eric

1969; Lavenham Press Ltd.; hard cover with dj; 135 pp including index. Illustrated with many b&w photos and maps. End papers are maps. Some sun fading to dj - otherwise, the book appears to be in very good condition.
$14.00
C-16
The Scudamores of Upton Scudamore:
A Knightly Family in Medieval Wiltshire,
1086-1382

Skidmore, Warren

1989; Warren Skidmore; hard cover; 132 pp including index. Second edition. The book appears to be in very good condition.
$35.00
C-16
Magna Carta Ancestry:
A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families

Richardson, Douglas

2005; Genealogical Publishing Company; hard cover; 1098 pp including index. "This book documents lines of descent for approximately 200 seveteenth- century colonists from the famous Magna Carta Barons of 1215. The book appears to be in very good condition. This is a very heavy book, which will affect postage.
$450.00
C-16
Plantagenet Ancestry:
A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families

Richardson, Douglas

2004; Genealogical Publishing Company; hard cover; 945 pp including index. "This book documents lines of descent for approximately 190 seveteenth- century North American colonists from the Plantagenet dynasty that ruled England from 1154-1485". There is some curling at the top of pages 65-76 - otherwise, the book appears to be in good, solid condition. This is a very heavy book, which will affect postage.
$275.00
B-16
Blockley through twelve centuries

Icely, H.E.M.

1988; Erskine Press; soft cover; 244 pp, including index. The history of this Cotswold village in Gloucstershire. Illustrated with b&w photos, charts and maps Minor creases and some soiling to card covers. Contents appear clean.

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B-16
Mining in Shropshire

Pearce, Adrian, ed.

1995; Shropshire Caving and Mining Club; soft cover; 98 pp. This book describes the history of mining in the area and the mining communities in their heyday. Illustrated with b&w photos, drawings and maps. Minor creases to card covers. Contents appear clean.
$9.00
B-16
Weston - sub - Edge

Court, Doris L.

1992; soft cover; 117 pp, including index. The Cotswold in Gloucestershire village lying below its famous Edge Dover's Hill. Illustrated with b&w photos, drawings and maps. Minor creases to card covers. Signed by the author on the title page. First page price clipped. Contents appear clean.
$12.00
B-11
The Succession of Colonels of the British Army from 1660 to the Present Day

Leslie, N.B.

1974; Society for Army Historical Research; soft cover; 172 pp, including index. Special Publication No. 11. Minor creases and some soiling to card covers and a stain on last page of index. Identification label pasted to spine. First page price clipped. Contents appear clean.
$22.00
#A-22
The Five Minute Crossing
The Tillbury - Gravesend Ferries

Ormston, John M.

1992; Thurrock Local Historical Society; stapled booklet; 44 pp. Essex County, England. Illustrated with drawings by the author. Minor creases to card covers. Contents are clean.
$9.00
L14-23
John Betjeman's Guide to English Parish Churches
revised and updated by Nigel Kerr

Kerr, Nigel

1993; Harper Collins; hard cover with dust jacket; 764 pp including index. The text is arranged alphabetically by county and also includes a section on Wales. Illustrated with black and white photos and maps. Contents are clean. Note this is a heavy book.

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L14-24
Wartime Tatton 1939-45
Full Story and Trail Guide

nd; Tatton Park; soft cover stapled booklet; 23 pp. Tatton is in Cheshire County. Photos, sketches and articles tell the story of Tatton Park during World War II. Previous owner's initials on front cover, otherwise in good condition. Contents are clean.
$8.00
L14-13
Dartford Grammar School

Hudson, Ronald Loftus and David Patterson

1997; County Print, Kent; soft cover; 157 pp. This is the second edition of the 1966 original. It includes the text from Hudson's 1966 edition and continues with the more recent history of the school situated in Dartford, Kent, England. Illustrated with b&w photos. Good condition.
$14.00
#LSB
A Thousand Years of Village History
Herringfleet, Suffolk

The Revd. Dr. Edward C. Brooks

nd; Trustees for the Parish Churches of Ashby, Herringfleet and Somerleyton; softcover stapled booklet; 42 pp; illustrated with b&w photos and a couple of maps. Very good condition.
$12.00
#LSB
A Thousand Years of Village History
Somerleyton, Suffolk

The Revd. Dr. Edward C. Brooks

c. 1971; Trustees for the Parish Churches of Asby, Herringfleet and Somerleyton; softcover stapled booklet; 32 pp; illustrated with b&w photos. Good condition, one dog-eared page.
$12.00
#LSB
Somerleyton Brickfields
Suffolk

Butler, Audrey and Arnold

1980; Trustees for the Parish Churches of Ashby, Herringfleet and Somerleyton; softcover stapled booklet; 24 pp; illustrated with b&w photos, maps and an Oldman family tree. Good condition.
$16.00
#LSB
A Thousand Years of Village History
Ashby, Suffolk

The Revd. Dr. Edward C. Brooks

1978; Ash Trust for the Parish Churches of Ashby, Herringfleet and Somerleyton; softcover stapled booklet; 27 pp; Illustrated with b&w photos and a couple of maps. Very good condition.
$12.00

Wales

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Details
Price
C-16
Annals and Antiquities of the Counties and County Families of Wales
Two Volume Set

Nicholas, Thomas

2002; Heritage Books Inc.; soft cover; 948 pp including index (in Volume Two). Heritage Classic Reprint. Well illustrated with b&w drawings. Some curling to card sovers - otherwise in good condition.
$35.00

Scotland

Inventory #
Details
Price
C-16
The Lords of the Isles
The Clan Donald and the early Kingdom of the Scots

Williams, Ronald


2000; Ronald Williams; soft cover; 270 pp including index. Black and white and colour views of Skye - likely early 1950s based on automobiles in one of the photos. Some wear to card covers and spine.
$12.00
C-16
Family History
Of John Bishop of Whitburn, Scotland, Robert Hamilton Bishop of Oxford, Ohio, Ebeneezer Bishop of McDonough County, Illinois, John Scott of Ireland

Scott, Stanley R. and Robert H. Montgomery, compilers


1951; self-published; hardcover; 148 pp including index. Illustrated with b&w photos. Good condition.
$23.00
C-11
The Black Watch
The History of the Royal Highland Regiment

Linklater, Eric and Andro

1977; Barrie & Jenkins Ltd; hard cover with DJ; 240 pp including index. Well illustrated with b&w & colour photos, maps and drawings. Some damage to dj - otherwise in good condition.

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B-1
Let's See The Isle of Skye

Douglas-Hamilton, Lord Malcolm


nd; McNaughton & Sinclair Ltd, Glasgow; stapled booklet; 64 pp. Black and white and colour views of Skye - likely early 1950s based on automobiles in one of the photos. Good condition.
$9.00
A-17
Island on the Edge of the World
The Story of St Kilda

Maclean, Charles

2006; Canongate Publications; softcover; 191 pp including index; illustrated with b&w photos. Minor creasing to card covers and a few dog-eared pages - otherwise in good condition.

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A-14
Scotland
Broken Image

Allan, Dr. Norman

nd but stamped Jun 21 1983; stapled booklet; 70 pp. Dr Allan was Associate Professor in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at the University of Ottawa, Canada. This book "represents a personal view of Scotland's place in the modern world ..." Good condition.

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A-8
Croft History
Isle of St Kilda

Lawson, Bill

1993; Bill Lawson Publications; Coil bound softcover; 34 single sided pp. Ex library, some wear to covers, otherwise in good condition.

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A-8
Croft History, Isle of Lewis, Volume 2
Pabail Uarach, Pabail Iarach and Cnoc na h-lolaire

Lawson, Bill

1992; Bill Lawson Publications; large softcover; 171 pp. Ex library, some markings and wear to covers, otherwise in good condition.

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A-8
Croft History, Isle of Lewis, Volume 7
Griomsiadar

Lawson, Bill

2001; Bill Lawson Publications; Coil bound softcover; 69 pp. Ex library, some markings and wear to covers, otherwise in good condition.

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A-8
Croft History, Isle of Lewis, Volume 8
Mealabost, Braigh na h-Uidhe

Lawson, Bill

2002; Bill Lawson Publications; Coil bound softcover; 153 pp. Ex library, some markings and wear to covers, otherwise in good condition.

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A-8
Croft History, Isle of Harris, Volume 3
Cuidhtinis, Aird Mhighe, Fionnsbhagh, Borsam, and Lingreabhagh

Lawson, Bill

2002; Bill Lawson Publications; Coil bound softcover; 141 pp. Ex library, some markings and wear to covers, otherwise in good condition.

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L13-8
Scots in Sweden

Berg, Jonas and Bo Lagercrantz

1962; The Swedish Institute; softcover; 102 pp including index. "This booklet was published for the exhibition Scots in Sweden at the Royal Scottish Museum, Edinburgh, in the summer of 1962". Illustrated with b&w sketches. Previous owner's name and impressed seal on ffep and the title page - otherwise good condition.
$22.00
#LSB
An Introduction to the History of Dumfries
The Records of the Western Marches Volume 1

Edgar, Robert

1915; J. Maxwell & Sons, Dumfries; hard cover; 302 pp including index plus 10 pedigree charts; limited edition, this being # 274 of 350 copies. Some foxing, soiled spine, small tear to ffep, previous owner's name on title page and some markings throughout, mostly in pencil. Solid binding but a bit of cracking at rear.

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#L 37
Caledonian - The Monster Canal
The Union Canal - A Capital Asset
A Forth and Clyde Canalbum

Hutton, Guthrie

1990s; 3 softcover picture books; 52 pp each. Each book is illustrated with b&w photos and a map of the canal. Very good condition.
$25.00 for the three

Ireland

Inventory #
Details
Price
C-16
Irish Pedigrees
Or
The Origin and Stem of the Irish Nation
Two Volume Set

O'Hart, John


1999; Genealogical Publishing Company; hardcovers; 896 & 948 pp including indexes. Minor soiling to page ends - otherwise, in good condition. Good condition.
$95.00
C-16
Irish Records
Sources for Family & Local History

Ryan, James G.


1988; Ancestry Publishing; hardcover with dj; 562 pp including index. County by county guide to resources. Illustrated with b&w maps. Good condition.
$22.00
C-16
A New Genealogical Atlas of Ireland
2nd Edition

Mitchell, Brian


2002; Genealogical Publishing Company; soft cover; 175 pp. Illustrated with b&w maps. Good condition.
$16.00
C-16
General Alphabetical Index
To The Townlands and Towns, Parishes and Baronies of Ireland
Based on the Census of Ireland for the Year 1851



2000; Genealogical Publishing Company; hardcover; 968 pp. REPRINT of the 1861 publication. Bump to lower right corner of front board - otherwise, the book is in good condition.
$55.00
C-16
Family History
Of John Bishop of Whitburn, Scotland, Robert Hamilton Bishop of Oxford, Ohio, Ebeneezer Bishop of McDonough County, Illinois, John Scott of Ireland

Scott, Stanley R. and Robert H. Montgomery, compilers


1951; self-published; hardcover; 148 pp including index. Illustrated with b&w photos. Good condition.
$23.00
A-14
Hidden Gold
History and Folklore of the Coomhola and Borlin Valleys

Kemp, Julia

1998; The Coomhola Borlin Community Development Association; soft cover; 177 pp. These valleys are in West Cork near the border with County Kerry. Illustrated with b&w photos and a couple of maps. Front cover is a bit creased and there is a gift inscription on the ffep. Contents are clean.
$16.00
L14-16
History of Ireland 1798-1924

O'Connor, Rt Hon. Sir James

1926; Edward Arnold & Co., London; first edition, second impression; hard cover in 2 volumes; vol I: 1798-1848, 304 pp and volume II: 1848-1924, 396 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering on spines. Cracked and frayed bindings, but intact. Contents are clean.

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L14-23
Orangeism in Ireland and Britain
1795-1836

Senior, Hereward

1966; London: Routledge & Kegan Paul; Toronto: The Ryerson Press; first edition; hard cover with dust jacket; 314 pp including index. From the Studies in Irish History Second Series. Tear to back fold of dj. Contents are clean.

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