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Epping Forest: It's literary and historical associations, Addison, William
1 Addison, William Epping Forest: It's literary and historical associations
J. M. Dent & Sons 1946 Hardback no Dust Wrapper Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white plates 
Ex school library with minimal markings. Some shelf wear. 585002 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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A Little Book of London, Anderson, John
2 Anderson, John A Little Book of London
Oxford University Press 1939 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good. Worn illustrated with black-and-white photographic plates. Map endpapers. 
Wrapper has considerable edge wear and chipping, notably at spine ends and corners. 80 pp. 700113 
Price: 5.95 GBP
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A Short Chronicle Concerning the Parish of Croydon in the County of Surrey, Anderson, John Corbet
3 Anderson, John Corbet A Short Chronicle Concerning the Parish of Croydon in the County of Surrey
1882 Hardback without dust wrapper Very Good Illustrated with maps, etc. 
SUBSCRIBERS COPY, PRINTED PRIOR TO THE FIRST EDITION. no publisher given. No adverts.) Printed by Ballantyne, Hanson & Co., Edinburgh. Recently rebound and rebacked in quarter burgundy morocco on original buckram boards. Gilt titles and decoration. Chapters cover the Geology; Prehistoric, Roman and Saxon Croydon; the Old Church, the Parish Register, the Domesday Book, the site of Croydon Church and Palace, the Archiepiscopal Palace, Lords of the Manor, Manorial, Ancient description and chronology, past topography, miscellaneous, and modern development. Bookplate on front free endpaper . Pages untrimmed. Corners of original boards bumped, but otherwise a very handsome copy. 104114 
Price: 85.50 GBP
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A List of the Master, Wardens, Court of Assistants, and Livery of the Worshipful Company of Innholders of London, Anon
4 Anon A List of the Master, Wardens, Court of Assistants, and Livery of the Worshipful Company of Innholders of London
Worshipful Company of Inholders of London 1997 Staple bound card covers Very Good or Better 
Handwriting on front cover . 35pp 103370 
Price: 5.40 GBP
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Paintings Prints and Drawings of Harrow on the Hill 1562-1899, Ball, Alan W.
5 Ball, Alan W. Paintings Prints and Drawings of Harrow on the Hill 1562-1899
London Borough of Harrow 1978 0901034037 / 9780901034038 Hardback with dustwrapper Very good Worn Illustrated in black-and-white with photographs, art works, line drawings and plates 
Light Shelf wear: Spine bumped: Creasing and internal repair to reap panel of wrapper. Large 4to:160pp including index 742020 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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Westminster Abbey, Bond, Francis
6 Bond, Francis Westminster Abbey
Henry Frowde/ Oxford University Press 1909 First Edition Hardback no Dust Wrapper Good reading Copy Illustrated in black-and-white with 270 photographs, plans, sections, sketches and measured drawings 
Name on front endpaper, bookplates on front pastedown. Some overall wear, notably to cloth along hinges. Binding a bit soft. 617060 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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London Journal 1762-1763, Boswell, James, with an introduction and notes by Frederick Pottle.
7 Boswell, James, with an introduction and notes by Frederick Pottle. London Journal 1762-1763
Heinemann 1951 Hardback without dust wrapper. Very Good Portrait frontispiece by Sir Joshua Reynolds 
This intimate journal was written over two hundred years ago but had never been published. It is Boswell's own account of his first year in London written when he was 22 years old. To read the Journal is almost to hear him say to us, This, gentlemen, is what it was like to be young, in love, and in London, in the great days of Johnson, Goldsmith & Garrick.. Published from the original manuscript. 370pp. End papers have contemporary maps 511010 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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Son of London, Burke, Thomas
8 Burke, Thomas Son of London
Readers Union and Herbert Jenkins 1948 Hardback no Dust Wrapper Very Good 
578064 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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His Majesty's Tower of London, Carkeet-James, Col. E , with a foreword by FM the Rt Hon Earl Wavell.
9 Carkeet-James, Col. E , with a foreword by FM the Rt Hon Earl Wavell. His Majesty's Tower of London
Staples Press 1951 Hardback without dust wrapper Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs. Colour frontispiece. Map endpapers. 
An anecdotal history. 153pp. including four appendices and an index 195732 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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The Royal Parks Of London, Church, Richard
10 Church, Richard The Royal Parks Of London
HMSO 1965 Second Edition Staple-Bound Card Covers Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs, maps, and drawings 
59 pp. 639135 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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11 Cockman / Marshall Old Views Of Epsom Town
Published by the Authors (West's Printing Works Epsom) 1988 Large format paperback Near Fine Illustrated with old photographs and postcards 
Owners inscription otherwise Fine. 101806 
Price: 5.40 GBP
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12 Colfe's School Opening of the Beardwood Centre by H. R. H. Prince Michael of Kent
Colfe's School 1984 Staple bound card covers Very Good 
7pp. 103786 
Price: 5.40 GBP
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Terence Conran on London, Conran, Sir Terence, with a foreword by Ken Livingstone
13 Conran, Sir Terence, with a foreword by Ken Livingstone Terence Conran on London
Conran Octopus 2000 1849010399 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Very Near Fine Hundreds of lavish colour photographs 
An unashamedly personal view of the city in which he has spent most of his adult life, by a man who has probably done more than anybody to give London the style and atmosphere it has today. Price includes heavy book shipping adjustment. WE WILL NOT ASK FOR EXTRA SHIPPING. 505030 
Price: 13.50 GBP
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Old Stanmore Records, chiefly Manorial, Davenport, Percy
14 Davenport, Percy Old Stanmore Records, chiefly Manorial
Percy Davenport 1933 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper Good Illustrated with thirteen black-and-white tissue-guarded plates 
Some overall wear. 122pp including four appendices 742029 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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Wren's London, de Mare, Eric
15 de Mare, Eric Wren's London
The Folio Society 1975 Hardback without dust wrapper Fine Illustrated in colour and black-and-white with photographs, art works, etc. 
128pp including notes to the illustrations 754074 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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This Other London, Elek, Paul
16 Elek, Paul This Other London
Paul Elek Publishers 1951 Hardback with dust wrapper Good to Very Good. Worn Illustrated with line drawings by David Knight. 
Wrapper has some edge wear and chipping, and is sun-faded to the spine. 136 pp. including index. 700115 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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The Harrow Record: No. 91 Autumn 1998, Farrar-Bell, Charles
17 Farrar-Bell, Charles The Harrow Record: No. 91 Autumn 1998
Carter Litho Ltd 1998 Large Format Paperback Very good plus Illustrated in colour and black and white 
Some bumping and creasing to top corner of cover: 172pp including index 742019 
Price: 10.80 GBP
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London Overlooked, Fletcher, Geoffrey S.
18 Fletcher, Geoffrey S. London Overlooked
Hutchinson 1964 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Very Good. Illustrated from sketches in pen-and-ink, pencil and watercolour, and with a colour frontispiece by the author 
Wrapper shows signs of wear. 128pp. 617037 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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Queer Fish, Goodwin, John C
19 Goodwin, John C Queer Fish
Hutchinson No date given. [mid 1920s] Hardback without dust wrapper. Good to Very Good 
An entertaining series of essays, written in, around and about London, written, as the author says, with my feet and encompassing the odder and often less salubrious side of London life. 562009 
Price: 12.15 GBP
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Volume 1, No 5: Transactions of the Greenwich Antiquarian Society with abstract of proceedings, papers, rules, list of members, etc., for 1913, Greenwich Antiquarian Society
20 Greenwich Antiquarian Society Volume 1, No 5: Transactions of the Greenwich Antiquarian Society with abstract of proceedings, papers, rules, list of members, etc., for 1913
Charles North: The Blackheath Press 1914 Card covers Reading / research copy only Illustrated with black-and-white photographs and a map. 
Covers very worn, detached from text block, and reattached with archival tape, 663032 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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