New and correct English Atlas being a new set of county maps from actual surveys 1809 London John Cary.
Title map of South Britain and 46 County maps hand coloured.
This Atlas has been in my family for at least 180 years, the name Frank Bird appears he was my great aunts husband,
also a few pencil inscriptions which are mostly removable if so desired.
The cover I believe has been re-backed and as you can see quite worn.
The pages and maps appear to be complete and in quite good condition ...click for details
Complied in conjunction with the sporting life.
A complete set of four volumes The Biographical Press London 1908,1909,1910,1911
The Hunts are listed in Country areas;
The South East and East Midlands of England 606 pages
The South West of England 591pages
The North East and West Midlands of England and Wales 664 pages
North England Scotland and Ireland 625 pages
The books all bear the coat of arms of Arthur J Fox
A leaf inscribed ;
These books belong to JG Hubert Fox & Arthur J ...click for details
Rare Antique Childrens Book 'The Golliwoggs Polar Adventures 1900 By Bertha Upton
With full page coloured illustrations By Florence K Upton, published By Longmans Green & Co London
This amusing, quite rare childrens book 1900 is complete and considering who has used it and the age it is
in quite good condition.
Collection of Motoring Memorabilia Cigarette Cards, Magazines, Books 1950's-60's
This interesting private collection of magazines and ephemera evoke childhood memories
of cars, now only seen at goodwood or the like . 49 cards in the album 42 loose.
9 Magazines and books.
Nanking Cargo Hatcher Hardback book
"The Hatcher Porcelain Cargoes"
The complete record By Colin Sheaf and Richard Kilburn.
Phaidon Christies Oxford Published 1988. This very fine
hardback book tells the story of "The Hatcher Junk" (1643-6)
and "The Geldermalsen" which is the name of the V.O.C
Vessel that was carrying the Nnaking Cargo. The authors
call it "The Complete Record" but as we know some Fifteen
years later Michael Hatcher discovered ...click for details
The Nanking Cargo Book By Michael Hatcher
withAnthony Thorncroft Published By Hamish
Haniltoy London Printed by William Clowes
This hardback book contains lots of colour
and black & white pictures. The book tells
the story of Michael Hatcher and the recovery
of "The Nanking Cargo" and also an account
of the excitement of the sale, certainly the most
memerable that I have ever been to. It is very well
written and is hard to put down once one has started
to read i ...click for details