Archaeologia Cambrensis, The Journal of the Cambrian Archaeological Association

In green cloth covers, sunned spine, title in gilt, [3], (v) only, lacking half title, [1], 2-340 pp, [1], 2-20 members list etc, numerous illustrations (some coloured), text block edges sprinkled red. Vol IV Sixth bSeries. (216*140 mm). With…

£75 | Published: 1904 | Publisher: Cambrian Archaeological Association

The Cambrian Journal Vol III.

Vol 3 only (of 3) In dark blue paper spine over printed blue boards, corners & edges bumped & worn. Spine, printed paper label, edges worn, some loss. Internally, (iv), [1], 2-400 pp, top edge cut remainder not, printed by R Mason, High Street,…

£40 | Published: 1856 | Publisher: The Cambrian Institute. J. Russell Smith, and J Petheram. R Mason.

The curiosities, natural and artificial, of the island of Great Britain. containing a full and accurate Description of whatever is remarkable and worthy of notice in the works of Nature and Art in the several counties, cities, towns, villages &c. of England, Wales and Scotland

A RARE SIX VOLUME SET OF COUNTY JOURNEYS WITH 57 PLATES First editions, not dated but c1774-1776, six volumes in contemporary speckled calf, corners bumped. Spines, gilt tooling, titles in gilt to red calf labels, edges worn some loss. Not dated…

£775 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Printed for the Proprietors; and sold by R. Snagg

Notes on Carrow Priory, Commonly Called Carrow Abbey.


G, 2nd ed, 1888, 3 pls. In titled pale blue paper wraps, corners & edges a little grubby, chipped & worn. Spine, no title. [2], [1], 2-15 pp, 3 pls, 1 small printers footer, leaves & plates watermarked Van Gelder, title page in black & red…

£75 | Published: 1888 | Publisher: Printed for Private Circulation

Britannia [Grangerised North Wales section]

[CAMDEN William] 1551-1623. GOUGH Richard 1735-1809 ed. & tr. NICHOLS John 1745-1826 editor.

A superb, grangerised copy of the North Wales section of Camden's Britannia Volume 3 only (of 4), [1806], near Fine, in modern green morocco over green marbled boards (by Delrue 1982), spine with raised bands, gilt title to black cal label.…

£825 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: [J. Stockdale by J. Nichols and Son]

Anecdotes of British Topography

[GOUGH Richard] 1735-1809

Early Detailed British Topography VG, First edition, in 19c half calf over red marbled boards, some blind tooling, 1 calf patch either side. Spine, raised bands, gilt tooling, gilt titles to maroon calf label. Internally, [2], (xxxv), [1],…

£560 | Published: 1768 | Publisher: Printed by W. Richardson and S. Clark And sold by T. Payne,

The History of the Parishes of Whiteford and Holywell.

[PENNANT Thomas] 1726-1798

1st ed, 1796, VG, 22 pls, 3 vignettes. In contemporary full basket weave calf, corners and edges lightly bumped and worn. Relaid spine, raised bands, titles in gilt. Internally, [10], 172 pp, [2], 185-328 pp, 22 pls (dated 1796), 3 vignettes,…

£150 | Published: 1796 | Publisher: B & J White

The Cambrian Register for the Year 1795. & 1796

[PUGHE William Owen] 1759-1835 (editor)

VG, 2 vols, maps pls, vignettes & illustrations. . In modern quarter calf over green marbled boards, some blind tooling. Spines, blind tooling, gilt titles to maroon calf labels. Internally, Vol 1, 1796, hand coloured frontis, & vignatte to…

£250 | Published: 1796 | Publisher: E. and T. Williams

Lake Vyrnwy and the Vyrnwy Aqueduct


A very rare, probably one off, photographic history of the submerging & construction of the Vyrnwy Dam as a Liverpool water source. Full black morocco (by Zaehnsdorf), gilt titles & decorative edge tooling, a few marks. Re-spined, old laid…

£2750 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Unknown

A Circumstantial Narrative of The Wreck of the Rothsay Castle Steam Packet,

ADSHEAD Joseph 1800-1861

VG, 10pls, 1st and only edition. Rare. In the publishers faded green cloth, corners bumped. Spine, gilt titles, edges bumped. Internally, tissue guarded frontis, additional engraved title with vignette, [4], [1], 2-515 pp, [1], 10 pls…

£275 | Published: 1833 | Publisher: Hamilton, Adams and Co.