Caernarvon The Gateway to Snowdonia Official Handbook

Tourist guide, c1932, in printed paper wraps, no title to spine. Internally, [2], 3-80 pp, (18 photographic illustrations, including 1 in colour), 1 folding map, numerous local illustrated adverts, bookseller label to fep verso. (188*128 mm).

£30 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: The Royal and Ancient Borough of Caernarvon

Picturesque Barmouth The "Dainty" Series

In quarter maroon morocco over soft brown printed paper covers, corners & edges a little chipped & worn. Spine, worn some loss no title. Internally, 12 photographic views, not dated but c1900. No listing at COPAC or World Cat. Views include,…

£30 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Unknown

The Cambrian Tourist, or, Post-Chase Companion Through Wales;

In modern quarter calf over grey boards. Spine, blind tooling, gilt titles to black calf label. Internally, [3], (iv-xv), [1], [1], 2-467 pp, [1], 2 charts (folding), top edge cut remainder not, new endpapers. (193*108 mm). Title continues:…

£50 | Published: 1821 | Publisher: Edwards and Knibb; Poole and Harding; Painter; Carnes; M Lewis; Washbourn and Son

Llandudno, Queen of Welsh Watering Places

Rare, early c1895, 21, B&W Photographic Views of Llandudno and Surrounding Areas, Photograph album, in black padded morocco, gilt tooling and titles, edges rubbed. Internally, marbled endpapers, gilt turn-ins, a.e.g., verso fep advert for…

£275 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: The Llandudno Town Improvement Association. Catherall & Prichard Limited

Welsh Sketches, Chiefly Ecclesiastical, to the close of the Twelfth Centuru

[APPLEYARD Ernest Silvanus] 1800-1870

VG, 1st ed, 1851. In contemporary embossed gilt printed cloth, corners bumped. Spine, edges bumped, no title. Internally, [5], (vi-viii), [1], 2-160 pp, yellow endpapers, ink name & stamp to fpd, ink name to tp, joints cracked. (190*119 mm).

£30 | Published: 1851 | Publisher: James Darling

Welsh Sketches. Third Series

[APPLEYARD Ernest Silvanus] 1800-1870

VG, 2nd ed, 1852. In contemporary embossed gilt printed cloth, corners bumped. Spine, edges bumped, no title. Internally, half title, [5], (vi-viii), [1], 2-192 pp, joints cracked, yellow endpapers. (189*120 mm).

£30 | Published: 1854 | Publisher: James Darling

Circular Tour from Chester through North Wales.

[BROSTER John] d1853

Small pocket tour of Chester in contemporary red morocco in a wallet style with a flap to close. Internally, marbled endpapers, frontis, [3], (iv-xii), [1], (ii-iv), [1], 4-179 pp, [1] adverts, 4 pls (including 1 hand coloured topographical scene &…

£450 | Published: 1802 | Publisher: Crosby and Co

Circular Tour from Chester through North Wales.

[BROSTER John] d1853

Small pocket tour of Chester In contemporary full black morocco, gilt edge tooling, corners rubbed. Spine, gilt tooling, no title. Internally, frontis, [3], (iv-xii), [1], (ii-iv), [1], 4-179 pp, [1] adverts, 5 pls (B&W, including 4 copper engraved…

£400 | Published: 1802 | Publisher: Crosby and Co

An Account of some of the most Romantic Parts of North Wales.

[CRADDOCK Joseph] 1742-1826

G, 1777, 2 pls, 1 map. In full calf, gilt box tooling, corners rubbed. Spine, gilt tooling & title, lacking the upper inch, upper joint cracked. Internally, [3], (iv) only, engraved title, map, [1], 2-147 pp, 1 map (folding), 2 pls, gilt…

£175 | Published: 1777 | Publisher: T Davies and T Cadell.

The Ports, Harbours, Watering-Places, and Coast Scenery of Great Britain.

[FINDEN William] 1787-1852. BEATTIE Willaim 1793-1875. [FINDEN Edward Francis] 1791-1857 .

2 vols, VG, 126 pls 1 woodcut. In half calf (by W. Branch), over red marbled boards, some blind tooling, corners & edges rubbed. Spines, gilt & blind tooling, gilt titles to maroon calf labels. Internally, Vol 1, 1842, portrait frontis,…

£425 | Published: 1842 | Publisher: George Virtue

A Week's Walk in Gower

[G.P.B.]

In printed blue paper boards, black ink titles, corners rubbed, repined, no title. Internally, [5], 6-48 pp, ink name to fep (Bob Owen), some offsetting to eps & a couple of spots, not dated but c1859, adverts to lower board. But a VG example.…

£125 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: R. Mason; Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts

Journal of a Tour through North and South Wales, the Isle of Man, &c, &c

[MANNERS John Henry, Duke of Rutland] 1778-1857

VG, 1st ed, 1805, 7 pls. Uncommon. One of the most difficult to locate books on Welsh topography First edition, Vl 3 only (of 3), in modern speckled calf, some blind tooling. Spine, blind tooling, gilt titles & tooling. Internally, half…

£500 | Published: 1805 | Publisher: J. Triphook