Nautilus 90 North. Foreword by Admiral G.B.H. Fawkes.
London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1959. 14cm x 21cm. 190 pages. With maps and photographs. Original hardcover with dustjacket in protective Mylar. Excellent condition.
EUR 35,-- Order
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Great Southern Railways. Rules for Observance by Employees. 1st. January, 1933. With losely inserted pamphlet: Additions and Amendments to Rule Book (dated 1933).
No Publishing Place, Great Southern Railways, 1933. 14 x 10 cm. 214 pages, xlvi (Index), (2). With a few B&W Illustrations in text. Amendments pamphlet with 16 pages. Original green cloth with black title. Hard Cover. Very good condition. Rubbed and pumped, age darkened. Internally clean.
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The Docks of the Great Western Railway (G.W.R.).
[First Edition]. London, G.W.R. Docks Office, July 1931. 19 x 13 cm. 51 Pages incl. 17 B&W photographs, followed by 12 large folded coloured maps. Losely inserted folded ‘Map of G.W.R. System’ in paper pouch (see images). Original decorated paperback with stiff paper covers. Very good condition. Rubbed and bumped, some fraying to paper covers, now in protective plastic cover. Edges and end papers dust dulled. Internally clean and complete with all maps.
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The Canary Islands. Their History, Natural History and Scenery. An Account of an Ornithologist’s Camping Trips to the Archipelago.
First Edition. London, Gurney and Jackson, 1922. 23 x 15 cm. xv, 365 pages. With Illustrations, photographs and Maps, some folding. Original blue cloth with gilt title on spine. Top edge gilt, other edges deckle. Very good condition. Some shelf wear, rubbing and bumping. Edges and end papers dust dulled. Bookplate of Alan Francis Brooke on front paste down. Author’s inscription on front free end paper: ‘To Alan Brooke from his friend David Bannerman’.
EUR 450,-- Order
The Handy Reference Atlas of the World.
Tenth Edition. Edinburgh, John Bartholomew & Son, The Geographical Institute, 1923. 18 x 12 cm. 172 pages with many coloured maps and plates. Original maroon cloth with gilt title and gilt decorations on spine. Dark end papers. Very good condition. Some rubbing and bumping to corners, boards and spine. Binding somewhat faded and dull. Edges and end papers dust dulled. Name of previous owner: ‘A.F. Brooke’ in pencil on front free end paper. Internally clean.
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Centenary 1847 – 1947.
First Edition. Belfast, Harbour Commissioners, 1947. 25 x 18 cm. 58 pages with numerous B&W photos and several folding maps, some in colour. Original dark blue cloth with blind and gilt decorations on front board. Gilt title on front board. Decorated end papers. Very good condition. Minor shelf wear, rubbing and bumbing. Edges dust dulled. Paper internally a little ‘wavy’, but bright and clean. With all maps in very good condition.
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Black’s Tourist’s Guide to Ireland. Illustrated with a Map and several Plans and Views.
Twenty-First Edition. London, Adam and Charles Black, 1891. 15 x 10 cm. vi, 354 pages plus 128 pages of advertising. Original dark cloth. Gilt titles and Illustrations on front board and spine. Illustrated end papers. Folding plans of Dublin, Londonderry and Belfast, folding maps of the Lakes of Killarney, the Antrim Coast, Giants Causeway, Lough Foyle and Malin Head. Very good condition. Some shelf wear, rubbing and bumping. Edges and end papers dust dulled. Front and rear hinges opened and binding weak, but holding. Internally bright and clean.
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The Printed Maps of Ireland 1612 – 1850.
First Edition. Dublin, The Neptune Gallery, 1997. 30 x 20 cm. 334 pages. Illustrated. Original green cloth with gilt title on spine. Hard cover. In original decorated dust jacket, now in protective plastic jacket. Very good in very good jacket. A very nice clean copy with minimal shelf wear.
EUR 245,-- Order
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