Second-Hand Books

Books for sale on a wide range of non-fiction subjects. They are all in good condition (except where stated) and many are in mint condition. Please contact John Robey for postage costs.

Horology

The Best of J. E. Coleman Clockmaker, Orville R. Hagens (editor), 1979, hardback with laminated dustjacket, reprinted 2002, 536 pages, numerous B/W photos and diagrams. MINT £25

Clocks, John Hunter, 1991hardback with laminated dustjacket, 160 pages, numerous colour & B/W photos. MINT £5

Kroeber Clocks, Tran Duy Ly, 2006, hardback, 584 pages, numerous B/W & colour photos. Plus separate price guide. MINT £30

American Clocks for the Collector, E. J. Tyler1981, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 209 pages, nemerous B/W & colour photos £6


Antiques

Woodworking Tools (Christie’s Collectors Guides), Christopher Proudfoot & Philip Walker, 1984, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 160 pages, 152 B/W and colour photos. MINT £8

American Woodworking Tools, Paul B. Kebabian & Dudley Witney, 1978, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 213 pages, 167 B/W photos and 20 colour photos. MINT £15

The Furniture of Historic Deerfield, Dean A. Fales, 1976, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 294 pages, 578 B/W photos. MINT £15
Furniture of the World, Peter Philip, 1978, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 128 pages, colour and B/W photos throughout. MINT £8

The National Trust Book of Great Houses of Britain, Nigel Nicholson, 1978, hardback with laminated dustjacket, B/W and colour photos throughout £5

Burke’s Guide to Country Houses, Volume 1: Ireland, Mark Bence-Jones, 1978, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 305 pages, B/W photos throughout. MINT £50

Historic Houses of Britain, Mark Girouard, 1979, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 185 pages, colour photos throughout £5

The Country House in Perspective, Gervase Jackson-Stops, 1990, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 160 pages, colour & B/W illustrations throughout. MINT £5

Treasures of Chatsworth, A private view, The Duchess of Devonshire, 1991, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 240 pages, colour photos throughout. MINT £5

The Fireplace in the Home, Trudy West, 1976, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 160 pages, 48 B/W photos. MINT £5

Stained Glass in Rutland Churches, Paul Sharpling, paperback with laminated covers (minor crease to corner), 78 pages, 46 cour photos £5

Churches the Victorians Forgot, Mark Chatfield, 1979, hardback, 171 pages, B/W photos throughout £5

Traveller’s History of Britain and Ireland, Richard Muir, 1983, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 304 pages, colour & B/W photos throughout. MINT £5

The Coleman Collection of Silver Mustard Pots, anon, 1979, 143 pages, 165 B/W photos + numerous photos of hallmarks. MINT £5

Hints on Chipcarving and Simple Northern Styles, Eleanor Rowe, 1896, paperback (loose binding and reinforced spine), 76 pages, 39 drawings + diagrams £10

Industrial Archaeology & History

A Guide to Stationary Steam Engines, G. Hayes, 1981 (1st edition), hardback with laminated dustjacket, 160 pages, B/W photos throughout. MINT £5


The Guide to Stationary Steam Engines, Geoffrey Hayes, 1990 (1st edition),paperback with laminated covers, 160 pages, B/W photos throughout. MINT £5

Steam Engines and Waterwheels, Frank D. Woodall, 1975, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 96 pages, 113 B/W photos. Spine slightly faded otherwise MINT £5

The Steam Engine in Industry, George Watkins
Mining and the Metal Trades, 1994, paperback with laminated covers, 128 pages, 122 B/W photos. MINT £10

Building Britain’s Locomotives, James W. Lowe, 1979, hardback with laminated covers, 154 pages, 150 B/w photos. MINT £5

The Power of Steam, Asa Briggs, 1982, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 208 pages, more than 200 B/W & colour photographs. £5

A Canalside Camera 1845-1930, Michael E. Ware, 1975, hardback with laminated dustjacket, 116 pages, 115 B/W photos. £5

Britain’s Canal & River Craft, E. Paget-Tomlinson, 1079 (1st edition), hardback with laminated dustjacket, 144 pages, 181 B/W photos and many line drawings. MINT £5

The Nottinghamshire Coalfield 1881-1981, A Century of Progress, A. R. Griffin, 1981, hardback with laminated covers, 147 B/W photos. £5