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

By: --- ........

Price: £12.00

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

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123875

Condition: Very Good


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 VG (Book- mild sun fade and some colour rubbing to spine.Discreet book seller label to front paste down. No other notable defects and no pre... 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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LINDFIELD CHURCH and VILLAGE

By: ---------

Price: £20.00

Publisher: LINDFIELD SUSSEX / Brighton, PRIVATELY PUBLISHED / King Thorne & Stage Printers: 1930

Seller ID: 123965

Condition: Very Good


Orange Card Covers with Black Printed Titles (Stapled paperback). 140 x 210 mm approx. Landscape Format. 48 pp. Frontis + 12 other illustrations. Undated circa 1930's . No author attributed. Printed by King Thorn and Stace Jubilee St Brighton. A seemingly now scarce guide book to the church and village of Lindfield Sussex compiled mainly from numerous publications to which acknowledgment is given at end. VG A little light shelf wear and soiling to covers with light crease to rear. Staples a little rusty. Previous owner name and date in ink to 1st page (1936) Ink astrix marks to name of a publ... 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- map unaffected). No other notable defects). Please see our images of the actual map offered for sale. Ideal for display frame... 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. End papers and binding sound and all fold outs in very good order. Previous owner name and date -1916 in ink to half title. N... 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. Now in a removable proprietary protective sleeve). Please see our images 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. Finger soiled to a few margins,no other notable defects). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale.- a darker bl... 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 author.No other inscsp. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. 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- binding sound). 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 book offered for sale. 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 careless withdrawal from the shelf. Ink stamp of original bookseller to front free end paper. H & C Treacher Brighton. Ink in... View more info

THE SCHOOL'S HONOUR and Other Stories

By: AVERY , HAROLD

Price: £25.00

Publisher: LONDON, THE SUNDAY SCHOOL UNION:

Seller ID: 7929

Condition: Very Good


Hard Cover , blue cloth with gilt lettering and decs + colour blocked llustration to front board. Undated circa 1890's.192pp plus 16 pages of publisher's adverts. b/w frontis illustration + 8 other b/w illust. Collection of short stories by an Old Boy of New College Eastbourne Sussex of public school life, adventure and Victorian values. In the Sunday School Union Series of elegantly bound cloth 3s6d Reward Books.VG (book- moderate shelf wear to extremities of boards- mainly colour loss, remnants of prize bookplate to front paste down with mirror browning to ffep. View more info

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DOWNLAND CHILDHOOD MEMORIES Told by the people of Up Marden, West Marden, Watergate and Compton

By: BERYL TEAGUE & Others

Price: £8.50

Publisher: COMPTON, SUSSEX, COMPTON ARCHIVE: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123156

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated Card Covers, (Stapled Paperback) 210 x 150 mm approx. [iii] + 51 pp. 55 b/w photographic illustrations. Recollections of life as a child in the Parish of Compton and Up Marden with illustrations from the Compton Archive collected over the years by Beryl Teague and Shiela Griggs and published to raise funds for St.Michael's Church Up Marden. Undated circa 1982. Near Fine ( No previous owner name or insc. and no sign of use). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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KENT SURREY and SUSSEX WATERCOLOURS by JOHN TOOKEY

By: BIGNELL , ALAN , TOOKEY , JOHN ,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, GORDON FRASER: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122233

ISBN: 0860921115

Condition: Fine


Large FINE H/b in FINE D/j.1st ed. Artist J Tookey trained Sir John Cass School [ similar style to Edward Seago ] currently Painter & Poet , he holds classes & his work acquired by Galleries , Corporate & private Collectors , Map of all covered areas.Text by A Bignell who lives & writes about Kent , Reporter for Kent Messenger for 30 yrs & devotee of Rural scenery - previous books acclaimed.60pp.[ tight binding, No inscsp, no annotation, Dust Jacket is price clipped, Laminated boards to book with matching scene to cover] now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cover . Please see o... View more info

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THE BRIGHTON CHAIN PIER in MEMORIAM , Its HISTORY From 1823 to 1896, With a BIOGRAPHICAL NOTICE of SIR SAMUAL BROWN , Its DESIGNER and CONSTRUCTOR , and an APPENDIX ( LEGAL DOCUMENTS)

By: BISHOP, JOHN GEORGE

Price: £75.00

Publisher: BRIGHTON, PRIVATE: 1897

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118476

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards with laid on black title label in gilt. 295x235mm approx. Double page frontis: Chain Pier january 1825., [viii] 74pp + xxv, All plates and illustrations . Privately published by Bishop, a local author ( A Peep into the Past- Brighton in the Olden Time etc) at the request of friends as a memorial of the Chain Pier destroyed in a storm on 4th December 1896. VG (Book- re-sewn on cords and re-cased in plain cloth with new end papers probably within last 30 years. A little rubbing to cloth at head and tail of spine and a few light shelf marks. No previous owner name or insc.) Pl... View more info

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EARLY TO RISE A Sussex Boyhood

By: BOB COPPER

Price: £12.00

Publisher: LONDON, WILLIAM HEINEMANN: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120326

ISBN: 0434144576

Condition: Very Good


Brick Red cloth boards with gilt titles to spine,225 x 145 mm approx. illustrated end papers, 268 pp. 26 b/w photos on 12 glossy paper plates as called for and with numerous unspecified line drawings by the author. The third volume of Memories of childhood days in the then rural/fishing community and of the family tradition of folk singing by a former member of the Rottingdean "Copper" family. The book also contains the words and score of 25 old songs from Rottingdean. VG/Good (Book- Light shelf rubbing to cloth at bottom edge. Small ink gift insc. to half title page. The book has a mi... View more info