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THE GREEN ROADS OF ENGLAND

By: COX , R Hippisley

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, METHUEN & Co Ltd: 1944

Seller ID: 120306

Condition: VG+


1944 5th ed.196pp.illus. 9 Colour Maps and 101 Plans by WW Collins RI. [ fold-out] A comprehensive study of the Green Roads of England with reference to the watersheds, earthworks and hill forts along the way. 11 chpts [ Ridgeway / Mendips / Stour / Avebury etc] (book no inscsp, tight bindings.] Dust Jacket not price clipped 12s 6d ,light fade & edgewear max approx 20mm curved closed line-tear top front corner, now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cover .Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

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THE ARCHAEOLOGY 0f SUSSEX

By: CURWEN , E Cecil , MA BCH FSA .

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, METHUEN & Co. Ltd: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123541

Condition: Very Good


VG H/b.1st ed.1st print.1937.illus. 32 b/w plates & 89 Figs. E C Curwen MA BCH FSA. [ methods / aims / primeval hunters / food gatherers / dawn of civilization / flint work / coming of bronze / Celtic agriculture / iron / pottery / Roman Sussex ] L'envoi , Museums , Societies , Abbrevs; 338pp.190x135mm.[ navy cloth bright gilt titles to spine, ink inscsp. to initial blank page ffep., tight binding, clean throughout.minor edgewear. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THE ARCHAEOLOGY 0f SUSSEX

By: CURWEN , E Cecil , MA BCH FSA .

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, METHUEN & Co. Ltd: 1954

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 123739

Condition: Very Good


Blue Cloth Boards with gitl titles to spine, 205 x 145 mm approx. xx + 330 pp. 32 b/w plates on glossy art paper + 94 illustrations in text. First published in 1937 the copy offered is a first printing of the 2nd Revised edition of 1954. The author E C Curwen MA here takes the visible relics of the past to reconstruct the story of the development of settled life in Sussex from earliet times down to the coming of the Saxons. [ methods / aims / primeval hunters / food gatherers / dawn of civilization / flint work / coming of bronze / Celtic agriculture / iron / pottery / Roman Sussex ] L'envoi ... View more info

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SUSSEX CLAY TOBACCO PIPES AND THE PIPEMAKERS

By: D.R.ATKINSON , FSA

Price: £10.00

Publisher: EASTBOURNE, Privately Published / Crain Services: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123776

Condition: Very Good


Yellow Card Covers with Black titles and clay Pipe Bowl illustration to front. (Stapled Paperback) 210 x 145 mm approx. 64pp incl rear blanks. 10 pp of line figs, 3 photo. plates and numerous line illustrations in text. Undated circa late 1970's An interesting booklet on the humble clay tobacco pipe and its manufacturing history in Sussex. A subject of interest in itself it also establishes the importance of the use of the discovery of fragments of such items as a tool in dating archaeological finds in undisturbed levels in digs because armed with knowledge of types and manufacturers such art... View more info

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Sussex Archaeological Collections and Sussex Notes and Queries: :General index to Vols LI-LXXV of the Collections (1908-1934 and Vols I-IV of Notes and Queries (1926-1933)

By: E.G.GODFREY-FAUSSETT.CB CMG FSA (Compiler)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: OXFORD, OUP for Sussex Archaeological Society / Oxford University Press: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123044

Condition: Near Fine


Burgundy Cloth boards with gilt title to spine, 220x145mm approx. xii + 522 nos. pp. Comprehensive General Index An invaluable reference book to find one's way around the copious volumes published by the Society. Near Fine/ VG(Book- Light foxing to fore edge of book block. Many pages not guillotined in course of book production. no previous owner name or insc. No notable defects. Original glascine wrapper present with small tears/nicks to extremities. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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CRAFTS and TRADITIONS of the CANARY ISLANDS , Shire Ethnography No 17

By: EDDY , Mike , Archaeologist & Memb.Guayadeque Archaeological Project ,Canary Islands

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Risborough, SHIRE Publications: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119240

ISBN: 0747800111

Condition: Fine


Shire P/b FINE. Ethnography No 17. Ist ed.1989.M Eddy Archaeologist etc. & Memb.Guayadeque Archaeological Project ,Canary islands. Intro; Pottery / Basketry / Weaving / woodworking / music dance culture / sports festivals / food & wine. illustrated b/w plates all pages.32pp. Places to Visit, further reading.[ book no inscsp, tight binding,fine] PLS See our image. View more info

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TRADE AND EXCHANGE IN PREHISTORY STUDIES IN HONOUR OF BERTA STJERNQUIST [ Acta Archaeological Lundensia Series in 8o No 16 ] English Text

By: EDITORS BIRGITTA HARDH, LARS LARSSON, DEBORAH OLAUSSON, ROLF PETRE

Price: £45.00

Publisher: SWEDEN, LUND UNIVERSITY: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 124079

ISBN: 9122012133

Condition: Very Good


Includes SIGNED Card. Illustrated paper covered boards, 255 x 180 mm approx. xvi + 332pp. Illustrated with b/w photos, maps / distribution charts/ line figs etc. Collection of papers contributed and published in honour of Berta Stjernquist the Eminent Swedish Archaeologist at the invitation of the "festschrift" committee comprising the editors to mark her 70 birthday in 1988. The papers reflect the field of her work and the research being done in her field at the time of publication by Lund University. Papers include:- Exchange in Mesolithic Societies, Axes in Neolithic Farming societ... View more info

THE WORLD OF THE NORSEMEN Ancient Cultures

By: ERIC GRAF OXENSTIERNA

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, WEIDENFELD AND NICOLSON: 1967

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 123526

Condition: Very Good


Blue Boards with gilt titles to spine, 245 x 160 mm approx. [iv] + 164 pp. 64 pp of b/w photos + 1 line map as called for. First published in Germany in 1957 under the title Die Nordgermanen this the first English edition of 1967 was translated by Janet Sondheimer. A learned but highly readable account history of Northern Europe and the early Germanic cultures from the earliest records to the coming of the Vikings. A volume in the publisher's "Ancient Cultures" series.VG/Good (Book - a little fading of boards to extremities and previous owner name and date to free front end paper. Dust... View more info

OFFA'S CHURCH

By: GOODACRE, DAVID

Price: £1.95

Publisher: PRIVATE: 1990

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 7949

Condition: Very Good


Paperback , illustrated blue card wraps. 32pp + notes. History of the Chaurh dedicated to St Offa at Ovingham, Newcastle Upon Tyne by vicar David Goodacre. VG ( Date in ink to reverse of front cover and card wraps a little rubbed). View more info

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BARROWS in England and Wales SHIRE ARCHAEOLOGY SERIES

By: GRINSELL , Leslie V ,

Price: £5.00

Publisher: RISBOROUGH, SHIRE PUBLICATIONS: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118128

ISBN: 0852634617

Condition: Fine


P/b FINE.64pp.1st ed.Cover shows Arthur's Stone, Hereford. profusely illustrated b/w plates & line drawings.Terminology, History of Study, Further Reading, 3 Pages Listing Sites to visit.[Social history/historic sites ] [ Neolithic , Bronze Age , Iron Age, the Romans , Anglo-Saxons , Vikings] Shire Archaeology. LC Grinsell.No inscsp. PLS See our image View more info

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ORKNEY THE MAGNETIC NORTH

By: GUNN , J , MA DSc FRSGS FSA Scot ,

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, THOMAS NELSON and Sons: 1945

Seller ID: 123682

Condition: VG


VG H/b.Small.1945 ,Well illus. 52 b/w plates , Maps to end papers , , 286pps. Incl. contributed chapters , Preface., appendix , Glos , index. Ancient Monuments & Historic Buildings [ clean blue cloth with Bright gilt both to spine & front Emblem , tight bindings , med fox tanning initial /last few pages+ foredge,, No inscsp. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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SUSSEX ARCHAEOLOGICAL COLLECTIONS RELATING TO THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF THE COUNTIES OF EAST AND WEST SUSSEX , VOLUME 138 , 2000

By: HAMILTON , Sue , BA PhD , Editor

Price: £7.95

Publisher: LEWES, The Sussex Archaeological Society: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 120148

Condition: Fine


Laminated P/b. FINE.Vol 138.2000.Figs, plans & b/w plates. Includes Microfiche.Contains numerous articles on antiquities of Sussex including:-Important discoveries made during road construction Rustington bypas / medieval saltern mound Bramber / Rock shelter stratigraphy / The Broyle enclosure / Plus 7 short articles ; - Why did Horsefield leave Lewes? / a neolithic polished axe / St cutman's book ? etc. [ book no inscsp.as new] Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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SURREY ARCHAEOLOGICAL COLLECTIONS Relating to the History & Antiquities of the County Volume LXV1

By: HARRISON , E E , MA FSA Hon Editor

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Guildford, SURREY ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 9195

Condition: VG+


Paperback , VG+ , 1st ed thus 1969 Vol LXV1 , green with emblem motif to front with titles , illustrated , abbrevs, articles , Bulletin extracts , Notes , review [ Surrey chalk quarries / Battersea manor House / essay on Victorian child welfare / Oatlans Palace excavations / Romano-british cremation burial at Esher etc - 9 b/w plates & line drawings , pls ask for further content , P/b green card covers , Tight binding , no inscsp / annotations , View more info

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LONDON BENEATH the PAVEMENT Factual

By: HARRISON , Michael , Historic Author

Price: £9.95

Publisher: London, HAMISH HAMILTON: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121430

Condition: Very Good


H/b+d/j Both VG.1st ed.Rocks, Relics , Ruins , a discovered outlawed religious secret chapel beneath surface of Oxford Street & a still existing hermit's chapel beneath modern skyscrapers etc. Medieval times, Lost Rivers, Tunnels , Tombs etc. B/w illustrated.now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cover .Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THE PARLIAMENTARY SURVEYS OF RICHMOND, WIMBLEDON, AND NONSUCH, IN THE COUNTY OF SURREY, A.D.1649

By: HART, W.H , FSA

Price: £45.00

Publisher: U.K., PRIVATE: 1850

Seller ID: 118223

Condition: Good


Undated circa 1850's. Dark Blue cloth quarterbinding with marbled paper covered boards, gilt titles to spine. 210x140mm approx. 82pp. Published for the members of the Surrey Archaeological Society being a portion of the important series of records held at the Public Record Office and known as Parliamentary Surveys, AD 1649-1653. A scarce item of interest to historians and collectors of books and documents appertaining to that part of Surrey mentioned in the title. The book offered for sale has an ink note on the front free end paper "From the Collection of F J Hytch formerly of Frankford L... View more info

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JAWA Lost City of the Black Desert [ Jordon ]

By: HELMS , S W , Dr.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 325

ISBN: 0416740804

Condition: Near Fine


A detailed account of the Excavation of a Jawaite settlement - Jawa the Lost City of the Black Desert in Jordon - by Dr SW Helms. - this book is dedicated to Jordan and its peope.[Llist figures ,List b/w plates ,List tables- a detailed account of the excavation[engineering of bygone era - hydrological & fortifications [book No inscp, tight binding] Dust Jacket shows ariel view of site - not clipped, no notable defcts to book or jacket. PLS See our image View more info

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PREHISTORIC FLINT MINES , SHIRE ARCHAEOLOGY Series No 67

By: HOLGATE , Robin , Dr. Lecturer & Excavater

Price: £5.00

Publisher: RISBOROUGH, SHIRE PUBLICATIONS: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118132

ISBN: 074780141x

Condition: Fine


1st ed. FINE P/b, 56pp.book as new. Lecturer & Excavater , author Dr R Holgate Lecturer & Excavater etc [ Mining Industry /mining archaeology] Further reading, Sites to Visit, Museums.- Neolithic period. No inscsp. PLS See our image View more info

SUSSEX ARCHAEOLOGICAL COLLECTIONS AND SUSSEX NOTES AND QUERIES

By: HOLMES , GRACE W , Compiled By

Price: £8.00

Publisher: LEWES, THE SUSSEX ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY: 1966

Seller ID: 9220

Condition: Very Good


General Index to Vols LXXVI to C of the collections and Vols V-XV of Notes and Queries compiled by Grace Holmes, Burgundy Cloth Boards with gilt lettering to spine xi+337pp. VG (book- no previous owner name or insc. Light shelf wear to spine edges other wise clean and bright with little sign of use. Other vols available please state your needs. View more info

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SUSSEX ARCHAEOLOGICAL COLLECTIONS RELATING TO THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF THE COUNTY 105 - 1967 - Vol CV

By: HOLMES , GRACE W , Compiled By

Price: £8.00

Publisher: LEWES, THE SUSSEX ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY: 1967

Seller ID: 123312

Condition: Very Good


Burgundy Cloth Boards with gilt titles to spine, 220 x 145 mm approx. xlii +138 pp. all figs and b/w photo. plates as called for. Contents of this vol include:- Excavations at Michelham Priory, Money Mound, Chailey Friendly Society, Linch and its Iron Resources, The Spring Parliamentary Election at Hastings 1640, A Hoard of "Bararous Radiates" from Goring-on- Sea, Memoirs and letters of James Dallaway,Grey Friars' Church Chichester, Notes on the Sussex Family of Savage, A Cowdray Inventory of 1682, The Excavations at Lodsbridge Mill. VG (book- no previous owner name or insc. Light shel... View more info

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Sussex Archaeological Collections and Sussex Notes and Queries: :General index to Vols LXXVI-C of the Collections (1935-1962) and Vols V-XV of Notes and Queries (1934-1962)

By: Holmes, Grace W. (Compiler)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Lewes, Sussex Archaeological Society: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118946

Condition: Near Fine


Burgundy Cloth boards with gilt title to spine, 220x145mm approx. xi + 337 nos. pp. Comprehensive General Index following the principles of the previous work compiled by E.G.Godfrey-Faussett except that Illustrations are not separately indexed but are mentioned with the subject to which they refer and Personal entries are not repeated under the locality with which they were associated but the place concerned added in parentheses after the personal entry. An invaluable tool to find one's way around the copious volumes published by the Society. Near Fine(Book- np previous owner name or insc. No ... View more info