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Baltic Pilot Volume 3, Supplements.
. , Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: Folio. Supplements only, as follows: number 9 1991, number 10-1994 and number 11-1996. Each is unbound and stapled, as issued. Condition: Supplements 9 and 10 show signs of having been in the water, while supplement 11 has led a drier life. As usual, the staples of all three are rusted and have caused some staining to the front page. Good.
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Book number: 1440
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 12.75 | JP 1370]
Keywords: naval charts, navigation

 
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British Railways Southern Region Working Time Tables of Passenger Trains June 5th, 1950, and until further notice..
London, British Railways, 1950. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Described as "Private and not for Publication". Contains timetables for London East Division Suburban Lines, Charing Cross and Cannon Street (ie Section C of the Timetables). Paper covers, 324 pages. Lacks back cover. Condition: Covers very soiled, rubbed and worn, spine strip probably a replacement, being stuck over the last page, text block sound with some dog-earing to earliest and latest pages, loss of margin to last page, age-tanning to pages. Fair.
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Book number: 5097
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.12 | JP 2055]
Keywords: rail, railway, railway history, railroad history

 
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British Railways Southern Region (South Eastern Division) Working Time Tables of Passenger Trains 15th June 1959, and until further notice..
London, British Railways, 1959. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Described as "Private and not for Publication". Contains timetables for London East Division Suburban Lines, Charing Cross and Cannon Street (ie Section C of the Timetables). Paper covers, paginated C1 to C341. Includes map of lines to inside cover. Condition: Clean and tidy, some curling to covers, small amount of chipping to top of spine. Very Good.
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Book number: 5098
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.12 | JP 2055]
Keywords: rail, railway, railway history, railroad history

 
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British Railway Maps of Yesteryear.
London, Ian Allan Ltd, 1991, First edition. ISBN: 0711020191. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: Folio. A collection of illustrations of past route maps of British railways together with some period railway advertisements. Decorative paper-covered boards, 64 pages of illustrations, all in colour. Condition: Brief bibliographic note in pencil to verso of rear free end paper, otherwise as new. Very Good.
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Book number: 6685
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.12 | JP 2055]
Keywords: Rail, Railways, maps, railway maps

 
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Catalogue of The Library of the Royal Geographical Society, containing the titles of all works up to December 1893.
London, John Murray, 1895. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Original blue boards with gilt motif and titles. Condition: Boards frayed and rubbed, front hinge showing a little wear- but still a sound, durable reference copy. Internally clean. Weight before packing 1.3 kg. Extra postage will be needed for destinations outside the UK.. Good.
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Book number: 382
GBP 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.25 US$ 22.95 | JP 2466]
Keywords: Geography, Bibliography

 ,, Driver's Handbook, Morris-Commercial.  Book No. MC10/1E.
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Driver's Handbook, Morris-Commercial. Book No. MC10/1E.
Birmingham, Morris Commercial Cars Ltd. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 12mo. For vehicles FV9/5, FVO9/5, FV12/5, FVO12/5, ECV 13/5 R. & L., ECVO13/5 R. & L.. Condition: Absolutely filthy, inside and out. Page edges creased, dog-eared corners. Fold-out lubrication chart intact. Heavy book; extra postage is likely to be needed.. Fair.
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Book number: 1568
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 12.75 | JP 1370]
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Gravesend The Water-Gate of London and its Surroundings.
London, The Homeland Association, Ltd, 1907. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 12mo. Dated 1906-1907 to title page, pencil note to title page "3rd edition 1909", but clearly a later printing, some time before 1918, as indicated by a pricing slip tipped in by the publishers. Homeland Handbooks No. 53. Light green cloth-covered boards, gilt titles to spine, white titles to front board, advertisements (mostly local) i-xxxii plus unpaginated prelims (Contents list, Preface etc), coloured frontispiece (Gravesend promenade), 128 pages, then more advertisements xxxiv-xlvii. Many photographic illustrations. Map in rear pocket. Condition: One plate detached, boards with some rubbing to joints and edges, a little foxing to the first page (advertisements), otherwise clean and unmarked. Very Good.
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Book number: 6339
GBP 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 67.25 US$ 76.49 | JP 8219]
Keywords: Gravesend, England, local history
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Guide to the Cotswolds.
London, Ward Lock, 2nd edition. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 12mo. Red soft cloth cover. Undated, but clearly just post-1945 (for example, the Ordnance Survey advertisement apologises for some of the maps not yet being ready because "the whole of the Ordnance Survey staff has been engaged on the production of operational maps for the fighting forces").With special sections on Natural Life and Antiquities by H. J. Massingham, and Architecture by Clough Williams-Ellis, F.R.I.B.A. Five maps and plans, fifty illustrations. The illustrations are from black and white photographs, and have much period detail, as have the advertisements at the front and rear. Condition: Fold out maps sound, although one is creased at one corner and the other has a rolled edge. The map of the North Cotswolds in not bound in where specified but is loose- it appears not to have been bound in. Front cover has a small bald patch. Previous owner's name in red ink to first advertisement. Good.
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Book number: 1147
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.37 | JP 685]
Keywords: travel, topography, guidebooks

 
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The Hakluyt Society Annual Report 1993.
London, Hakluyt Society, 1993. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. In addition to the Annual Report and Statement of Accounts, and Obituaries for the year in question, each report includes the text of the talk given at the meeting. In this instance, the talk was by Professor Roy Bridges on 'James Augustus Grant's Visual Record of East Africa'. Pale blue paper covers. The text of the talk is illustrated. Condition: Covers sightly marked, staples rusting, otherwise a crisp, clean copy. Very Good.
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Book number: 1466
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 US$ 9.56 | JP 1027]

 
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The Hakluyt Society Annual Report 1991.
London, Hakluyt Society, 1991. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. In addition to the Annual Report and Statement of Accounts, and Obituaries for the year in question, each report includes the text of the talk given at the meeting. In this instance, the talk was by Professor J B Harley on "An Accomplish'd traveller will take draughts": Barbot's illustrations of Guinea. Pale blue paper covers. The text of the talk is illustrated. Condition: Covers sightly marked, staples rusting, otherwise a crisp, clean copy. Very Good.
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Book number: 1467
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 US$ 9.56 | JP 1027]

 
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The Hakluyt Society Annual Report 1992.
London, Hakluyt Society, 1992. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. In addition to the Annual Report and Statement of Accounts for the year in question, each report includes the text of the talk given at the meeting. In this instance, the talk was by Anthony Farrington, on 'The English in Japan 1613-1623'. Pale blue paper covers. The text of the talk is illustrated. Condition: Covers sightly marked, staples rusting, otherwise a crisp, clean copy. Very Good.
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Book number: 1468
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 US$ 9.56 | JP 1027]

 
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The Hakluyt Society Annual Report 1990.
London, Hakluyt Society, 1990. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. In addition to the Annual Report and Statement of Accounts for the year in question, each report includes the text of the talk given at the meeting. In this instance, the talk was by Dr Greville Freeman-Grenville on 'Travellers to Christ's Tomb'. Pale blue paper covers. The text of the talk is illustrated. Condition: Front cover sightly grubby, staples rusting, internally a crisp, clean copy. Very Good.
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Book number: 1469
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 US$ 9.56 | JP 1027]

 
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The Hakluyt Society Annual Report 1989.
London, Hakluyt Society, 1989. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. In addition to the Annual Report and Statement of Accounts, each report includes the text of the talk given at the meeting. In this instance, the talk was by Drek Howse on 'A Buccaneer's Atlas. Basil Ringrose's Atlas of the Pacific Coast of the Americas, 1681'. Pale blue paper covers. The text of the talk is illustrated. Condition: Covers sightly marked, staples rusting, otherwise a crisp, clean copy. Very Good.
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Book number: 1470
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 US$ 9.56 | JP 1027]

 
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The Hakluyt Society Annual Report 1988.
London, Hakluyt Society, 1988. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. In addition to the Annual Report and Statement of Accounts for the year in question, each report includes the text of the talk given at the meeting. In this instance, the talk was by Glyndwr Williams on "From Dampier to Cook: English Perceptions of Australia". Pale blue paper covers. The text of the talk is illustrated. Condition: Covers sightly marked, staples rusting, otherwise a crisp, clean copy. Very Good.
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Book number: 1471
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The Hakluyt Society Annual Report 1983.
London, Hakluyt Society, 1983. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. In addition to the Annual Report and Statement of Accounts for the year in question, each report includes the text of the talk given at the meeting. In this instance, the talk was by Dr H C Porter on 'The Tudors and the North American Indian'. Pale blue paper covers. Condition: Covers sightly marked, staples rusting, otherwise a crisp, clean copy. Very Good.
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Book number: 1474
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The Hakluyt Society Annual Report 1987.
London, Hakluyt Society, 1987. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. In addition to the Annual Report and Statement of Accounts for the year in question, each report includes the text of the talk given at the meeting. In this instance, the talk was by Lt. Cdr. Andrew David on "The Charts and Coastal Views of Captain Cook's Voyages". Pale blue paper covers. Condition: Covers sightly marked, staples rusting, otherwise a crisp, clean copy. Very Good.
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Book number: 1472
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 US$ 9.56 | JP 1027]

 
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The Hakluyt Society Annual Report 1984.
London, Hakluyt Society, 1984. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. In addition to the Annual Report and Statement of Accounts for the year in question, each report includes the text of the talk given at the meeting. In this instance, the talk was The Coastal Profiles relating to Drake's last voyage 1595, by Professor K.R.Andrews- only the abstract of the talk is printed here. There is also the text of a talk by Dorothy Middleton on The Hakluyt Society 1846-1923. Pale blue paper covers. Condition: Covers sightly marked, staples rusting, otherwise a crisp, clean copy. Very Good.
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Book number: 1473
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 US$ 9.56 | JP 1027]

 
A Handbook to Rome and its Environs.
London, Ward Lock & Co Limited, Second Edition. Hardback, Dustjacket: None. Size: 16mo. Undated, but 2nd edition. Red soft covers, black titles and gilt to spine. "With three section plans"- all present and in good order, together with a map of Italy, a small key plan of Rome and a map of the Environs of Rome. Several photographic illustrations. Condition: Some foxing/spotting to external page edges; in a few places this has worked through to the page margins. Binding sound, but front board bumped. Very Good.
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Book number: 195
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8 US$ 8.92 | JP 959]
Keywords: travel, history, travel guide

 
Handbook and Guide to Portsmouth.
London, British Association, 1911. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 12mo. Guide given to those attending the British Assocation meeting in Portsmouth in 1911. Blue boards, gilt decoration and titles. Suggested itineraries and several fold-out maps. Condition: Clean and sound: a very attractive copy. Very Good.
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Book number: 875
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 US$ 15.3 | JP 1644]
Keywords: England, guides

 
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Iceland, Photographs by Patrick Destraupes.
Harry N Abrams. ISBN: 0810959488. Hardback, Dustjacket: Good. Size: 4to. With 174 colour plates, and essays by Einar Mar Jonsson and Guillaume Cannat. Translated from the French by Mark Getlein. A large format book, approximately 11.7" x 11.25". Beautiful photographs. Condition: Dust jacket (unclipped) with some edge wear; book clean, sound and bright. Very Good.
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Book number: 2604
GBP 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 US$ 20.4 | JP 2192]

 ,, Instruction Chart, Perkins Diesel Engine P3 Vehicle.
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Instruction Chart, Perkins Diesel Engine P3 Vehicle.
Peterborough, F. Perkins Ltd, 1954. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Linen backed chart in paper cover. Condition: Externally grubby and worn, chart itself grubby but sound. Good.
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Book number: 1570
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 10.2 | JP 1096]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/1570/1570.jpg ,, Instruction Chart, Perkins Diesel Engine P3 Vehicle. 

 
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Irish Coast Pilot.
The Hydrographer of the Navy, 1994, 5th or later edition. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: Folio. Offshore and Coastal Waters Round Ireland Including Routes to the Irish Sea from Atlantic Ocean Landfalls. Thirteenth edition. Condition: A paperback with slightly knocked covers, but internally clean and sound. Good.
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Book number: 1439
GBP 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.75 US$ 16.57 | JP 1781]
Keywords: naval charts, navigation

 
Mediterranean Pilot Volume IV.
Taunton, Somerset, The Hydrographer of the Navy, 1987, 5th or later edition. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: Folio. Aegean Sea and approaches with adjacent coasts of Greece and Turkey. With supplements numbered 3-1992 and 4-1994. The main book is hardback, blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles and a gilt map of the area covered on the rear board. The supplements are unbound and stapled, as issued. Condition: The front board is a little faded, otherwise the main volume is in very good, sound condition. The front pages of the supplements are stained from rust to the staples and both shows signs of use. Weight before packing 1.7 kg. Postage within the UK at our usual rate using Royal Mail Standard Parcels service. For other destinations please enquire.. Very Good.
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Book number: 1438
GBP 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.25 US$ 22.95 | JP 2466]
Keywords: naval charts, navigation

 
Modern Railway Administration, a Practical Treatise by Leading Railway Experts..
London, The Gresham Publishing Company Ltd., 1925. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Complete in two volumes. Dark blue boards, gilt titles. Illustrated with line drawings and occasional photographs. Coloured frontsipiece (railway posters) to each volume. Volume I: History, Constitution, Rating and Valuation, Goods Traffic. Volume II: Docks, Passenger Traffic, Labour Organisation, Post-War Reorganisation, Law, Index. Many fold-out charts diagrams etc, especially to Volume II. Condition: Uncut (untrimmed) edges rather spotty and grubby, boards worn and rubbed at corners, with general marks of wear and one stain across rear board of Volume II, but overall sound and clean. Weight before packing 2.6 kg, UK postage (Standard Parcels) 7.00.. Very Good.
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Book number: 517
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 39.25 US$ 44.62 | JP 4794]
Keywords: railway

 
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Motoring Through Europe, Official Guide of the International Association of Recognised Motoring Clubs.
. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Blue decorative cloth-covered boards, 145 pages with maps and advertisements. Undated, but clues come from the advertisements: one hotel lists itself as "completed 1927", while a Motor Ferry (Constance-Meersburg) says it will be opening in the middle of July 1928. Condition: Boards rubbed and worn, and with previous owner's name to front board and front free end paper. Contents clean and sound. Good.
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Book number: 4932
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.5 US$ 25.5 | JP 2740]
Keywords: touring, motoring, travel guides

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