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ADAMS ILLUSTRATED GUIDE "RYE ROYAL" WITH NOTES ON THE DISTRICT

By: N/A

Price: £4.50

Publisher: RYE SUSSEX, ADAMS OF RYE: 1968

Seller ID: 119187

Condition: Very Good


Stapled Illustrated Paperback. 185x125mm approx. Seventeenth Edition 96pp. Illustrated Tourist Guide to Rye and District with Street Map b/w Photos and many contemporary trade adverts incl. Deans Rag Books which were made at Rye from 1956. Cover Price 2/- Very Good (Booklet - covers a little rubbed and creased. Contents clean and binding sound. No previous owner name or insc). Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. We are pleased to be able to offer th... View more info

SUSSEX ARCHAEOLOGICAL COLLECTIONS RELATING to the HISTORY and ANTIQUITIES of the COUNTY Vol LXXV 1934

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: CAMBRIDGE, W. HEFFER & SONS FOR SUSSEX ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123875

Condition: Near Fine


Burgundy Cloth+ gilt titles.225 x 150 mm approx. lxviiii + 290pp. illustrated with Figs; Plans, Maps & b/w plates. (all as called for). Numerous articles on antiquities of Sussex including:- Portslade Manor House (next to St Nicholas Church) by Arthur Packham, An extensive chapter on Monastic Paving titles with over 40 b/w tile patterns illustrated by Ponsonby; Coats of Arms in Sussex churches, The 1672 Map of Selsey Bill, The Walls of Chichester etc etc (Book- mild su... View more info

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TOOL-ROOM PRACTICE PART 1. PLANE SURFACES AND STRAIGHT-EDGES (MACHINERY'S YELLOW BACK SERIES No.13)

By: ---- .

Price: £8.00

Publisher: BRIGHTON , Sussex, THE MACHINERY PUBLISHING CO: 1958

Seller ID: 122180

Condition: Very Good


Orange Card Covers with Black Titles. 215 x 140 mm approx. 64pp Undated reprint. Copyright date1958. Illustrated in line and by b/w photos. Full title on title page - Design of Surface Plates- Methods of Scraping, lapping and testing flat surfaces-straight Edges. VG ( covers a little faded and slight musty smell to book block. No previous owner name, insc. nor annotations. No other notable defects). Please see our image of the actual booklet offered for sale. View more info

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TOOL-ROOM PRACTICE PART 5.THE LOCATION OF ACCURATELY SPACED HOLES.(MACHINERY'S YELLOW BACK SERIES No.13D)

By: ---- .

Price: £8.00

Publisher: BRIGHTON , Sussex, THE MACHINERY PUBLISHING CO: 1964

Seller ID: 122182

Condition: Very Good


Orange Card Covers with Black Titles. 215 x 140 mm approx. 64pp Undated reprint. Copyright page silent as to date but circa1964. Illustrated in line and by b/w photos. Full title on title page - Machining holes from centre punch marks- Locating holes with buttons and discs - Locating holes on a circle- Miscellaneous methods of hole locating. VG ( covers a little faded and slight musty smell to book block. No previous owner name, insc. nor annotations. No other notable de... View more info

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SUSSEX ARCHAEOLOGICAL COLLECTIONS RELATING to the HISTORY and ANTIQUITIES of the COUNTY VOL. C1 [ 1963 ] Vol 101

By: ---------

Price: £6.00

Publisher: LEWES, THE SUSSEX ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122452

Condition: VG+


Burgundy Boards with gilt lettering to spine. iv -ixvi + 190pp. Many figs, plans and photos. Contains numerous articles on antiquities of Sussex including:- Deserted Medieval Village of Hangleton / Roman Bloomery Tuyeres / Battle of Hastings - Malfosse ? / Petworth Buildings,Chennells Brook Farm Horsham, etc VG+( No inscsp., no annotation. fox tan spotting to front end paper only.] We hold a few more Vols. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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NEW 1 INCH ORDNANCE SURVEY OF ENGLAND AND WALES SHEET 302 HORSHAM CRAWLEY

By: -------------

Price: £25.00

Publisher: LONDON, ORDNANCE SURVEY:

Seller ID: 118395

Condition: Very Good


Marbled card covers with laid on retailers label of Edward Stanford Cockspur Street London Sole Agent for the sale of Ordnance Maps 170x95mm approx folded, 500x335mm approx opened. Coloured map laid in section on linen, covers Charlwood to Cowfold North South and Slinfold to Horsted Kynes West East approx. VG (Map- covers a little rubbed with shelf wear and some soiling. Map clean with pin prick holes to linen at a few folds and a little liquid tide mark stain to linen- ... View more info

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TOOL-ROOM PRACTICE PART 4. MEASURING WITH SLIP GAUGES MARKING OUT.(MACHINERY'S YELLOW BACK SERIES No.13c)

By: ----.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: LONDON / BRIGHTON , Sussex, THE MACHINERY PUBLISHING CO: 1964

Seller ID: 122181

Condition: Very Good


Orange Card Covers with Black Titles. 215 x 140 mm approx. 64pp Undated reprint. Copyright date1964. Illustrated in line and by b/w photos. Full title on title page - Use of Slip Gauges alone and in conjunction with special holders and accessories- Marking-out rectangular forms, Hole Centres, Angles, Radii and irregular shapes VG ( covers a little faded and slight musty smell to book block. No previous owner name, insc. nor annotations. No other notable defects). Please ... View more info

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AN EARLY PORTRAIT OF THE VILLAGES AND HAMLETS OF BRIGHTON AND HOVE

By: A.G.ELLIOTT

Price: £4.00

Publisher: PORTSLADE SUSSEX, PRIVATELY PUBLISHED: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121826

ISBN: 0950638773

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated stapled card wraps. (paperback).210 x 150 mm approx. 32pp. Illustrated with many b/w reproductions of post cards and a few photographs of the same locations at the time of writing and with accompanying text this is an interesting booklet for past and present residents as well as those interested in local history. Includes Patcham, Rottingdean, Ovingdean, Ovingdean, West Blatchington, Hangleton, Stanmer, Preston etc. VG (Booklet- front cover a little sun faded... View more info

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BLACK'S GUIDE TO SUSSEX AND ITS WATERING-PLACES

By: A.R.HOPE MONCRIEFF

Price: £12.00

Publisher: LONDON, ADAM AND CHARLES BLACK: 1911

Seller ID: 120227

Condition: Good


Light Olive Limp Cloth Boards with gilt and black titles and decs. 170 x 120 mm approx. Maps to front end papers and publisher's ads to rear end papers, vi + 208pp +88pp contemporary trade adverts. Frontis b/w photo illust + 7 other illust. as called for. All maps and plans as called for including the General Map of the County in pocket at end (Often Missing). Good (Book - covers marked and bruised with some general shelf wear and rubbing and gilt title to spine rubbed. ... View more info

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RANJI PRINCE OF CRICKETERS

By: ALAN ROSS

Price: £8.00

Publisher: LONDON, COLLINS: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121515

ISBN: 0002170752

Condition: Very Good


Green Boards with gilt titles to spine, 235 x 155 mm approx. 256 pp. 28 b/w photo. plates as called for. Biography of the England /Sussex Cricketer 1872-1933. VG/VG (Book- Previous owner or cricketing association signature ? and date 25-12-83 in ink to title page- see our image. Related newspaper cutting loosely laid in.No notable defects. Dust Jacket- 20mm tear to top of rear flap fold and a little rubbing to extremities. Non price clipped and no other notable defects. ... View more info

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IN SEARCH OF BYRON IN ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND

By: ANNE FLEMING

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Ditchling , Sussex, OLD FORGE DITCHLING PRESS: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121983

ISBN: 0951301004

Condition: Very Good


Laminated card covers (paperback) 210 x 150 mm approx. vi + 74 pp 21 sepia illustrations. Century Old Style type. A guide book to places and their literary associations with Lord Byron of interest to students and admirers of the poet. VG(Book - a little light colour rubbing to spine edges. No previous owner name or insc. Little sign of use). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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PETWORTH A SKETCH OF ITS HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES WITH NOTICES OF OBJECTS OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL INTEREST IN ITS VICINITY

By: ARNOLD, F.H.REV

Price: £60.00

Publisher: PETWORTH, A.J.BRYANT: 1864

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118507

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth boards with blind stamped decs. and gilt titles to spine and front board 185x125mm approx. vi + 114pp + Errata. Coloured frontis + 3 other coloured steel engravings and one other b/w steel engraving.The text of a lecture delivered March 1864 by the author and published at the request of then incumbent The Rev. C. Holland. VG (The book has been skillfully re-sewn on 3 tapes and re backed with original cloth spine laid on . New plain end papers as original. Fing... View more info

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OUR LEWES

By: ARSCOTT , David , Researched in Lewes with Microphone & Camera

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stroud,Gloucester, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 123352

ISBN: 0750936649

Condition: VG+


SIGNED Copy.VG+ P/b.1st.Lewes, the South Downs, Sussex.THe author hexplored the town & recorded the thoughts & experiences of the Lewes follk from all walks of life; and covering a wealth of different trades & industries.From central High Street to the fringes of the town. A vivid celebration of today's community.Profusely illustrated B/w photo-plates.[ mild top edge corner crease continuing top edge following 2 pages, fine throughout, Signed, in name only, by the autho... View more info

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THE SUSSEX COUNTY MAGAZINE Volume 11 November1937 No. 11

By: ARTHUR BECKETT (EDITOR)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: EASTBOURNE, SUSSEX PRINTERS LTD (T.R.BECKETT): 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121084

Condition: Good


Illustrated Card covers (sewn paperback) 245 x 185 mm approx. Volume 11 November1937 No. 11.pp xiv + 681 to 746. Articles include Wiggonholt Roman Villa by S.E.Winbolt, John Burgess of Dichling and America (part II) by David McLean, The Fishing Boats of Hastings by James Hornell.The Windmills of Sussex by H.E.S. Simmons, etc etc. Good- Covers a little rubbed and shelf soiled. binding sound.). Please see or image of the actual magazine offered for sale. View more info

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THE SUSSEX COUNTY MAGAZINE Volume 13, July 1939 No. 7

By: ARTHUR BECKETT (EDITOR)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: EASTBOURNE, SUSSEX PRINTERS LTD (T.R.BECKETT): 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120994

Condition: Good


Illustrated Paper covers (sewn paperback) 245 x 185 mm approx. Volume 13 July 1939 No. 7.pp viii + 430 to 502. Articles include A New Roman Road the "Iron Way" by S E Winbolt, Pottery Pigs by Emily Harris, In the Steps of the Iron Masters by James Donne, Some Curios of Sussex Cricket by Stuart Body, etc etc. Good- Covers a little rubbed and shelf soiled with repaired spine). Please see or image of the actual magazine offered for sale. View more info

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THE SUSSEX COUNTY MAGAZINE 1947

By: ARTHUR BECKETT (EDITOR)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: EASTBOURNE, T.R.BECKETT: 1947

Seller ID: 122043

Condition: Very Good


Periodical (stapled paperback) Volume 21 No 5 (May 1947) [ii] + 137 to 170 pp. Articles in this issue include:- The Priory of De Warenne by L.N.Candlin, Books relating to the Royal Sussex Regiment by J Paine, My Sussex Great Grandmother (Martha Harris Hall of Withyham Sussex) by Gordon Hall, Butterflies in Sussex by Norman C. Pilleau, Hiding Holes in Sussex by A.V.Apthorp, etc.[ The Priory of De Warene ] VG (Covers a little rubbed and shelf soiled. No notable defects- bi... View more info

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THE SUSSEX COUNTY MAGAZINE VOL20 OCTOBER 1946 No 10

By: ARTHUR BECKETT (EDITOR)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: EASTBOURNE, T.R.BECKETT: 1946

Seller ID: 122166

Condition: Very Good


Periodical (Sewn paperback) Volume 20 No 10 (Oct 1946) [ii] +235 to 260 pp. Articles in this issue include:-The Harvest is Home by L.N.Candlin; The County Cricket XI in 1946 by Gilbert Pass; A Sussex Wayfarer's Diary by James Donne;Sussex Folk Dancers by "Jack in the Green"; A Sussex Cricket Ramble- Memories and Jottings by C.W.Bennett etc. VG (Covers a little rubbed and shelf soiled. No notable defects- binding sound, 1/- , ). Please see our image of the actual ... View more info

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THE SUSSEX COUNTY MAGAZINE 1946

By: ARTHUR BECKETT (EDITOR)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: EASTBOURNE, T.R.BECKETT: 1946

Seller ID: 122167

Condition: Very Good


Periodical (stapled paperback) Volume 20 No11 (November 1946) [ii] + 262 to 286 pp. Articles in this issue include:- November Saints by L.N.Candlin; Viscountess Wolseley: Herself and her Books by Berly Netherclift; Khaki on a Sussex Beat by Louis Quinain; The Second Battle of Hastings by Eric Ford etc 1/- .VG (Covers a little rubbed and shelf soiled. No notable defects- binding sound, 1/- , Please see our images of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

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THE SUSSEX COUNTY MAGAZINE Volume 11 October1937 No. 10

By: ARTHUR BECKETT (EDITOR)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: EASTBOURNE, SUSSEX PRINTERS LTD (T.R.BECKETT): 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120995

Condition: Good


Illustrated Card covers (sewn paperback) 245 x 185 mm approx. Volume 11 October 1937 No. 10.pp xiv + 616 to 680. Articles include The Mote Iden by H.J.Cheney,Branches and Bridges of the Arun by S E Winbolt, John Burgess of Dichling and America, James Hannington of Hurstpierpoint by R Whybrow, . etc etc. Good- Covers a little rubbed and shelf soiled. binding sound.). Please see or image of the actual magazine offered for sale. View more info

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THE SPIRIT OF THE DOWNS Impressions and Reminiscences of the Sussex Downs

By: ARTHUR BECKETT , Historian & Co-Founder South Downs Soc.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: LONDON, METHUEN: 1909

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123547

Condition: Good


Publisher's Original Decorative cloth boards, 225 x 145 mm approx. xvi + 366 + 40pp publisher's catalogue for March 1909. Colour Frontis + 19 other full colour plates by Stanley Inchbold as called for. First Edition 1st printing of this collectible book on the Downs written by a prominent local historian and co founder of the South Downs Society. Good (Book- Covers colour rubbed with a little fraying of cloth to head and tail of spine and tiny nick to head probably from ... View more info