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Index villaris  or, An alphabetical table of all the cities, market-towns, parishes, villages, and private seats, in England and Wales, Adams
1 Adams Index villaris or, An alphabetical table of all the cities, market-towns, parishes, villages, and private seats, in England and Wales
Printed by A. Godbid and J. Playford, for the author, 1680 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Poor with No dust jacket as issued 
Leather cover very worn, hinges cracking, bottom of spine freyed. Pages 83-252 have been torn out or removed, but 1-82 and 253-412 are clean and bright. Poor condition due to missing pages, otherwise very good. Title page and dedicatory page in good condition. ; Tables; tall folio ; 412 pages 
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2 Bartholomew, J.G. (editor) The Citizen's Atlas of the World 1898 Map of England & Wales Section 1 also includes inset of New castle, Sunderland, and Manchester
London George Newnes, Limited 1898 First Edition; Various Map Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color Map is in sleeve and may have minor soiling to edges.Taken from theCitizens Atlas of the World, published by Newnes, etc. in Southhampton Street, 1898. Bartholomew was a cartographer, born in Edinburgh, EC Scotland, UK. He studied at Edinburgh, then entered his father's firm. His works include the Survey Atlas of Scotland (18951912) and a Physical Atlas of the World (2 vols, 18891911). He is best known for his system of layer colouring of contours. These are NOT reprints they are directly from the 1898 Atlas which was damaged with the loss of some original maps. Shows major transportation routes, including railways, rivers, lakes, town names, territorial names, township names, county names, land masses, sailing routes, steamer routes, Caravan routes, etc. Map now in archival sleeve and backing board. These maps give a very contrasting view of the World in 1898 as compared to today in light of globalization. Other maps available. Scarce in this condition. Great reference and for framing.; Color Map; 14x18 inches 
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3 Bartholomew, J.G. (editor) The Citizen's Atlas of the World 1898 Map of England & Wales Section 2 includes York, East and west Riding, Lancashire, Cheshire, Denbigh, Montgomery, Shropshire, Stafford, Derby, Nottingham, Lincoln, Leicester, Rutland, Rutland, Norfolk
London George Newnes, Limited 1898 First Edition; Various Map Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color Map is in sleeve and may have minor soiling to edges.Taken from theCitizens Atlas of the World, published by Newnes, etc. in Southhampton Street, 1898. Bartholomew was a cartographer, born in Edinburgh, EC Scotland, UK. He studied at Edinburgh, then entered his father's firm. His works include the Survey Atlas of Scotland (18951912) and a Physical Atlas of the World (2 vols, 18891911). He is best known for his system of layer colouring of contours. These are NOT reprints they are directly from the 1898 Atlas which was damaged with the loss of some original maps. Shows major transportation routes, including railways, rivers, lakes, town names, territorial names, township names, county names, land masses, sailing routes, steamer routes, Caravan routes, etc. Map now in archival sleeve and backing board. These maps give a very contrasting view of the World in 1898 as compared to today in light of globalization. Other maps available. Scarce in this condition. Great reference and for framing.; Color Map; 14x18 inches 
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4 Bartholomew, J.G. (editor) The Citizen's Atlas of the World 1898 Map of England & Wales Section 3 with inset of London also Norfolk, Huntingdon, Northhampton, Cambridge, Suffolk, Hertford, Essex, Surrey, Middlesex, Kent, Sussex, etc.
London George Newnes, Limited 1898 First Edition; Various Map Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color Map is in sleeve and may have minor soiling to edges.Taken from theCitizens Atlas of the World, published by Newnes, etc. in Southhampton Street, 1898. Bartholomew was a cartographer, born in Edinburgh, EC Scotland, UK. He studied at Edinburgh, then entered his father's firm. His works include the Survey Atlas of Scotland (18951912) and a Physical Atlas of the World (2 vols, 18891911). He is best known for his system of layer colouring of contours. These are NOT reprints they are directly from the 1898 Atlas which was damaged with the loss of some original maps. Shows major transportation routes, including railways, rivers, lakes, town names, territorial names, township names, county names, land masses, sailing routes, steamer routes, Caravan routes, etc. Map now in archival sleeve and backing board. These maps give a very contrasting view of the World in 1898 as compared to today in light of globalization. Other maps available. Scarce in this condition. Great reference and for framing.; Color Map; 14x18 inches 
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5 Bartholomew, J.G. (editor) The Citizen's Atlas of the World 1898 Map of England & Wales Section 4 includes Warwick, Northampton, Huntingdon, Oxford, Buckingham, Hertford, Gloucester, Berks, Wilts, Somerset, Surrey, Middlexex, Hampshire, Sussex, Dorset
London George Newnes, Limited 1898 First Edition; Various Map Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color Map is in sleeve and may have minor soiling to edges.Taken from theCitizens Atlas of the World, published by Newnes, etc. in Southhampton Street, 1898. Bartholomew was a cartographer, born in Edinburgh, EC Scotland, UK. He studied at Edinburgh, then entered his father's firm. His works include the Survey Atlas of Scotland (18951912) and a Physical Atlas of the World (2 vols, 18891911). He is best known for his system of layer colouring of contours. These are NOT reprints they are directly from the 1898 Atlas which was damaged with the loss of some original maps. Shows major transportation routes, including railways, rivers, lakes, town names, territorial names, township names, county names, land masses, sailing routes, steamer routes, Caravan routes, etc. Map now in archival sleeve and backing board. These maps give a very contrasting view of the World in 1898 as compared to today in light of globalization. Other maps available. Scarce in this condition. Great reference and for framing.; Color Map; 14x18 inches 
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6 Bartholomew, J.G. (editor) The Citizen's Atlas of the World 1898 Map of England & Wales Section 5 includes Anglesey, Carnarvon, Merioneth, Denbigh, Montgomery, Hereford, Carmarthen, Pembroke, Glamorgtan, Monmouth, Radnor, Brecknock
London George Newnes, Limited 1898 First Edition; Various Map Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color Map is in sleeve and may have minor soiling to edges.Taken from theCitizens Atlas of the World, published by Newnes, etc. in Southhampton Street, 1898. Bartholomew was a cartographer, born in Edinburgh, EC Scotland, UK. He studied at Edinburgh, then entered his father's firm. His works include the Survey Atlas of Scotland (18951912) and a Physical Atlas of the World (2 vols, 18891911). He is best known for his system of layer colouring of contours. These are NOT reprints they are directly from the 1898 Atlas which was damaged with the loss of some original maps. Shows major transportation routes, including railways, rivers, lakes, town names, territorial names, township names, county names, land masses, sailing routes, steamer routes, Caravan routes, etc. Map now in archival sleeve and backing board. These maps give a very contrasting view of the World in 1898 as compared to today in light of globalization. Other maps available. Scarce in this condition. Great reference and for framing.; Color Map; 14x18 inches 
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7 Bartholomew, J.G. (editor) The Citizen's Atlas of the World 1898 Map of England & Wales Section 6 includes Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, Dorset with inset of Channel Islands, Scilly Isles, Plymouth
London George Newnes, Limited 1898 First Edition; Various Map Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color Map is in sleeve and may have minor soiling to edges.Taken from theCitizens Atlas of the World, published by Newnes, etc. in Southhampton Street, 1898. Bartholomew was a cartographer, born in Edinburgh, EC Scotland, UK. He studied at Edinburgh, then entered his father's firm. His works include the Survey Atlas of Scotland (18951912) and a Physical Atlas of the World (2 vols, 18891911). He is best known for his system of layer colouring of contours. These are NOT reprints they are directly from the 1898 Atlas which was damaged with the loss of some original maps. Shows major transportation routes, including railways, rivers, lakes, town names, territorial names, township names, county names, land masses, sailing routes, steamer routes, Caravan routes, etc. Map now in archival sleeve and backing board. These maps give a very contrasting view of the World in 1898 as compared to today in light of globalization. Other maps available. Scarce in this condition. Great reference and for framing.; Color Map; 14x18 inches 
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History of Pembroke, N. H. 1730-1895  Vol 1 Historical, Carter, Rev. N. F. & Hon. T. L. Fowler
8 Carter, Rev. N. F. & Hon. T. L. Fowler History of Pembroke, N. H. 1730-1895 Vol 1 Historical
Concord, NH The Republican Press Association 1895 1298689902 / 9781298689900 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1895 printing not a reprint. Brown cover shows slight rubs. Contains fold out photos, maps, etc. Many engraved portraits. Scarce if not rare. Table of contents includes 36 chapters and Addenda. Last chapter says "Important Events in Pembroke and Elsewhere"."Pembroke is a town in Merrimack County, New Hampshire, United States. ] Pembroke includes part of the village of Suncook. First granted in 1728, the town was known as "Lovewell's Town", in honor of Captain John Lovewell, who built the stockade at Ossipee. Shortly afterward, the town took the name of "Suncook", the Pennacook Abenaki name for the river flowing through the area. When the town was incorporated in 1759 by Colonial Governor Benning Wentworth, it was given the name "Pembroke" in honor of Henry Herbert, ninth Earl of Pembroke in southern Wales." Wikipedia. The center of population of New Hampshire is located in Pembroke.[We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Vol. 1; Photographs, maps, charts & illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 428 pages; p 
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The life and conversion of Cornelius Cayley, Cayley, Cornelius
9 Cayley, Cornelius The life and conversion of Cornelius Cayley
Leeds Davies and Booth 1815 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1815 paper edition has been rebound in marble hardcover with red spine and decorative label. Very nice collectible copy. Has an engraving of Cayley opposite Title page. Pages uneven cut . New parchment endpapers and beautifully bound. Very Rare. ; 104 pages 
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The Saints of Gwynedd, Miller, Molly
10 Miller, Molly The Saints of Gwynedd
Boydell Press 1979 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Book looks new. Dust has small tear at spine area. Now in protective mylar cover. This is the first volume in a series of monographs on Celtic history. Provides aids to the historical study of chruch dedications in medieval Gwynedd. Includes studies and genealogical tables that trace various kindreds and fraternities. History of medieval Wales and of the early British Church material. ; Studies in Celtic History; Map; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 148 pages 
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Mines, mills and furnaces  An introduction to industrial archaeology in Wales,, Rees, David Morgan
11 Rees, David Morgan Mines, mills and furnaces An introduction to industrial archaeology in Wales,
H.M.S.O 1969 0118800833 / 9780118800839 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Orange cover with gold lettering. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Minor rubs to creases of dust. An extensive account of the Mines, Mills, and Furnaces in Wales. Scarce. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 117 pages 
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The Fabulous History of the Dismal Swamp Company  A Story of George Washington's Times, Royster, Charles
12 Royster, Charles The Fabulous History of the Dismal Swamp Company A Story of George Washington's Times
Knopf 1999 0679433457 / 9780679433453 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Maroon cover with gold lettering. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. In this absorbing narrative Charles Royster traces the rise and fall of the eighteenth-century transatlantic culture that was built on the insatiable demand in Europe for Virginia tobacco and the equally insatiable American demand for European manufactured goods.

Moving from the plantations of Virginia and Antigua to the warehouses of London and Glasgow, from the Gold Coast of Africa to the valleys of the Allegheny Mountains, from the iron furnaces of southern Wales to the subscribers' room of Lloyd's of London, Professor Royster gives us the story of the Dismal Swamp Company, a fantastically delusional enterprise that proposed draining and developing a vast morass along the Virginia-North Carolina border. Examining the interconnected lives of the company's partners, Royster reveals a colonial order built on a system of cronyism, conspicuous consumption, and debt that seems hauntingly familiar. He writes about the many schemers and dreamers (including George Washington, Robert "King" Carter, two William Byrds, Patrick Henry, Thomas Jefferson, and Robert Morris) who failed to amass their desired fortunes, and a few realists (Samuel Gist, Dr. Thomas Walker, and Anthony Bacon) who succeeded, but at the dire expense of others. And we see the breakdown of this culture and the transition to a more democratic, though similar, system after the Revolution.

Throughout Royster's narrative we seepossessors possessed by their possessions, slaveholders possessed by slavery, and heirs possessed by litigation. Connecting all their stories are their unceasing efforts to make something substantial out of the insubstantial--chief among them the almost unbelievable delusion that fortunes could be made from the Dismal Swamp.; 2.1 x 9.7 x 6.7 Inches; 640 pages 
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The history of the iron, steel, tinplate and ... other trades of Wales With descriptive sketches of the land and the people during the great industrial era under review, Wilkins, Charles
13 Wilkins, Charles The history of the iron, steel, tinplate and ... other trades of Wales With descriptive sketches of the land and the people during the great industrial era under review
Joseph Williams 1903 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Brownish gray cover with gold lettering. Shows slight wear otherwise fine condition. NOT a reprint but an original first edition. ; Illustrated; 448 pages 
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