B.T.Batsford

  1. The English Countryside: a survey of its chief features. London: B. T. Batsford, 1939. 1st. edn. vi, 250pp. Cold. frontis. and numerous b/w photos. Introduction by H. J. Massingham and contributions from H. E. Bates, Adrian Bell, C. Henry Warren et al. Front inner hinge weak and a little foxing throughout. Brian Cook D/w tanned and stained on spine and worn on edges with some fairly minor loss at spine head. Otherwise a good, clean copy. (Stock ref 4816) £7.50

 

  1. The Legacy of England: an illustated survey of the works of man in the English country. London: B. T. Batsford, 1935. 1st. edn. viii, 248pp. Cold. frontis and numerous b/w photos. Includes contributions by Adrian Bell, Edmund Blunden, Ivor Brown et al. Brian Cook d/w a trifle rubbed on edges with a small piece missing at spine head otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4818) £8.00

 

  1. Batsford, Harry & Fry, Charles.: The Cathedrals of England. London: B. T. Batsford, 1948. 7th. edn. x, 118pp. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w photos., text figures. Neat ownership signature to ffep. Brian Cook d/w rather faded and worn with several closed tears and some loss at spine head and tail. Internally, clean and sound. (Stock ref 4838) £4.00

 

  1. Batsford, Harry & Fry, Charles.: The Greater English Church of the Middle Ages. LOndon: B. T. Batsford, 1944. 2nd. edn. viii, 136pp. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w photos. and text figures. Fox spotting to edges on text block. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w a trifle worn and rubbed on edges and faded on spine otherwise a bright, clean copy. (Stock ref 4784) £5.00

 

  1. Beaton, Cecil: Portrait of New York London: B. T. Batsford, 1948 Revised edn. of “Cecil Beaton’s New York”. viii, 136pp. Numerous b/w photos. with line drawings by the author. Lengthy gift inscription to ffep. D/w somewhat rubbed and worn on edges with some loss to spine tail but, internally, a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 2960) £50.00

 

  1. Bell, J. H. B. et al.: British Hills and Mountains. London: B. T. Batsford, 1940. 1st. edn. viii, 120pp. Cold. frontis. and many b/w photos. Brian Cook d/w slightly tanned on spine and slightly rubbed on edges and corners with some minor loss at spine head and tail.Otherwise, a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4865) £8.00

 

  1. Braun, Hugh.: The English Castle. London: B. T. Batsford, 1943. 2nd. edn. viii, 120pp. Cold. frontis, numerous b/w photos. and text figures. Foreword by Hilaire Belloc. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w chipped and worn on edges with some loss at spine head and tail and faded on spine. A clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4783) £5.00

 

  1. Clark, Graham.: Prehistoric England. London: B. T. Batsford, 1948. 4th. ed. viii, 120pp. Cold. frontis., many b/w photos., text figures. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w rather faded, particularly on spine and chipped and rubbed on edges with come minor loss. Internally, a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4795) £5.00

 

  1. Cohen-Portheim, Paul.: The Spirit of London. London: B. T. Batsford, 1950. 3rd. revised edn. xiv, 114pp. Cold. frontis., many b/w photos., map. Revised by Raymond Mortimer. Brian Cook d/w somewhat tanned on spine and rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4903) £6.00

 

  1. Coles, K. Adlard.: Sailing and Cruising. London: B. T. Batsford, 1949. 2nd. edn. viii, 120pp. Cold. frontis., many b/w photos., text figures. Brian Cook d/w rubbed and worn with substantial loss at spine head and tail and adjacent areas of the front panel. Clean and sound otherwise. (Stock ref 4913) £7.50

 

  1. Cox, J. Charles.: The Parish Churches of England. London: B. T. Batsford, nd (1946) 5th. edn. x, 126pp. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w photos., text figures. Edited with additional chapters by Charles Bradley Ford. Ownership signature to ffep. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w rubbed and worn with slightly tanned spine. Clean and sound internally. (Stock ref 4882) £5.00

 

  1. Cox, J. Charles.: The Parish Churches of England. London: B. T. Batsford, 1935. 1st. edn. x, 118pp plus 32pp publisher’s list. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w photos., text figures. Edited with additional chapters by Charles Bradley Ford. Brian Cook d/w rubbed and worn with loss at spine head and along top edge of front panel. Clean and sound internally. (Stock ref 4867) £7.50

 

  1. Croad, Stephen:: Liquid History: the Thames through time. London: B. T. Batsford, 2003. 6th. impression. 208pp. numerous b/w photos., map. Price-clipped d/w slightly faded on spine and back panel otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 4017) £7.00

 

  1. Crossley, F. H.: English Church Craftsmanship. London: B. T. Batsford, 1941. 1st. edn. viii, 120pp. Three cold plates, numerous b/w illus., text figures. Brian Cook d/w slightly faded on spine, some edge rubbing and a little fraying at spine head otherwise a lean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4850) £12.00

 

  1. Crossley, F. H.: English Church Design 1040 to 1540 A. D.: an introduction to the study of mediaeval building. London: B. T. Batsford, 1945. 1st. edn. viii, 120pp. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w photos., text figures. Bookplate to ffep. Brian Cook d/w slightly tanned on spine and rubbed on edges and corners with some minor loss at spine head and tail. (Stock ref 4910) £10.00

 

  1. Crossley, F. H.: The English Abbey. London: B. T. Batsford, 1935. 1st. edn. xiv, 114pp plus 32pp publisher’s list. Cold. frontis, numerous b/w photos., two fold-out plans. some foxing throughout. Brian Cook d/w slightly tanned o9n spine and chipped and rubbed an edges with some loss at spine tail. A clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4862) £10.00

 

  1. Crossley, Fred H.: The English Abbey: its life and work in the Middle Ages. London: B. T. Batsford, 1943. 2nd. edn. reprint. xiv, 114pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus., line drawings by Brian Cook and two fold-out plans. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w faded on spine and a little rubbed on edges otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4781) £6.00

 

  1. Day, J. Wentworth.: Norwich and the Broads. London: B. T. Batsford, 1953. 1st. edn. 160pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures. A little foxing throughout particularly affecting the edges of the text.block. Brian Cook d/w slightly rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4915) £6.50

 

  1. Dutton, Ralph & Lord Holden.: The Land of France. London: B. T. Batsford, 1952. 4th. edn. xvi, 158pp. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w photos., maps. Ownership signature to front pastedown. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w chipped and worn with loss to both panels but clean and sound intenally. (Stock ref 4779) £4.00

 

  1. Dutton, Ralph.: The English Country House. London: B. T. Batsford, 1944. 2nd. edn. viii, 120pp. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w photos., text figures. Foreword by Osbert Sitwell. Brian cook d/w faded on spine and very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4786) £6.50

 

  1. Dutton, Ralph.: The English Garden. London: B. T. Batsford, 1945. 2nd. edn. vi, 122pp. Cold. frontis. and numerous b/w illus. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w rather faded on spine and a little rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4912) £15.00

 

  1. Dutton, Ralph.: The English Interior 1500 – 1900. London: B. T. Batsford, 1948. 1st. edn. 192pp. Many cold. and b/w illus. Bookplate to ffep. Price-clipped d/w chipped and worn with stains where there were sellotape “repairs”. A good, clean copy internally. (Stock ref 3287) £4.50

 

  1. Edlin, H. L.: Forestry and Wildlife. London: B. T. Batsford, 1947. 1st. edn. viii, 184pp. Cold. frontis. and many b/w photos. Neat dated ownership signature to ffep. Binding slightly cocked. Brian Cook d/w a trifle faded on spine and very slightly rubbed on edges and corners with a little fraying at spine head and tail. Otherwise, a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4851) £12.00

 

  1. Edwards, Tudor.: The Face of Wales. London: B. T. Batsford, 1950. 1st. edn. viii,120pp. Cold. frontis. and numerous b/w photos. Brian Cook d/w somewhat tanned on spine and rubbed on edges otherwise a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4858) £7.50

 

  1. Esdaile, Katharine A.: English Church Monuments 1510-1840. London: B. T. Batsford, 1946. 1st. edn. viii, 144pp.Cold. frontis., numerous b/w photos. and text figures. Small ownership signature to ffep. A little foxing, mostly to fore-edges. D/w rasther frayed and worn with several small, closed tears and some minor loss at spine head and tail. Otherwise, a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 3599) £6.00

 

  1. Fedden, Robin.: The Land of Egypt. London: B. T. Batsford, 1939. 1st. edn. viii, 120pp. Cold. frontis. and numerous b/w photos. Some light foxing to epp. Brian Cook d/w very slightly tanned on spine otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4873) £15.00

 

  1. Floyd, Michael.: The Face of Ireland. London: B. T. Batsford, 1937. 1st. edn. viii, 120pp. cold. frontis. and numerous b/w photos., fold-out map. Ownership signature to ffep. Brian Cook d/w rubbed and worn with some loss at spine head and tail otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 4826) £10.00

 

  1. Gardner, A. H.: Outline of English Architecture: an account for the general reader of its development from early times to the present day. London: B. T. Batsford, 1949. 3rd. edn. vi, 122pp. Cold. frontis. numerous and b/w photos. and text figures. School library plate to ffep but no other stamps or markings. Price-clipped d/w very slightly rubbed and chipped along top edge otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4787) £9.00

 

  1. Gardner, Arthur.: Britain’s Mountain Heritage: and its preservation as National Parks. London: B. T. Batsford, 1942. 2nd. edn. xii, 51pp. 128 b/w photos., fold-out map. Brian Cook d/w slightly tanned on spine which has some faily minor loss and several small, closed tears. Otherwise, a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4917) £6.00

 

  1. Gathorne-Hardy, Robert.: Wild Flowers in Britain. London: B. T. Batsford, 1948. 3rd. edn. viii,120pp. Four cold. plates and many line drawings by John Nash, b/w photos. John Nash d/w rather tanned on spine and chipped and worn on edges otherwise a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4796) £4.00

 

  1. Gathorne-Hardy, Robert.: Wild Flowers in Britain. London: B. T. Batsford, 1948. 3rd. edn. viii, 120pp. Four cold. plates by John Nash, numerous b/w photos., text figures. D/w slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very bright, clean copy. (Stock ref 4130) £7.50

 

  1. Goulding, John R. et al.: Energy in Architecture: the European passive solar handbook London: B. T. Batsford, 1994 Reprint. x, 339 pp. Numerous b/w photos and text figures. Published for the Commission of the European Communities. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 1581) £20.00

 

  1. Hartley, Dorothy.: The Countryman’s England. London: B. T. Batsford, 1942. 2nd. edn. xii, 116pp. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w photos., text figures. Brian Cook d/w slightly tanned on spine with a little fraying to head and tail, slightly rubbed on edges. A clean, bright copy otherwise. (Stock ref 4918) £15.00

 

  1. Hobhouse, Christopher.: Oxford: as it was and as it is today. London: B. T. Batsford, 1948. 4th. edn. x, 120pp. Cold. frontis.and numerous b/w illus. Dated ownership signature to ffep. Brian Cook d/w faded on spine and rubbed and worn on edges with several small tears. Clean and sound internally. (Stock ref 4905) £5.00

 

  1. Hoskins, W. G.: Midland England: a survey of the country between the Chilterns and the Trent.. London: B. T. Batsford, 1949. 1st. edn. viii, 120pp. Cold. frontis. and numerous b/w illus. Dated ownership signature to reverse of the ffep. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w rather rubbed on edges and corners, slightly faded on spine with some fraying at head and tail. Otherwise, a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4909) £7.50

 

  1. Ingram, J. H.: North Midland Country: a survey of Cheshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Staffordshire. London: B. T. Batsford, 1948. 1st. edn. xii, 116pp. Cold. frontis and numerous b/w photos. Bookplate to half-title. Brian Cook d/w slightly faded on spine and a trifle rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4830) £12.00

 

  1. Ingram, J. H.: The Islands of England: a survey of the islands around England and Wales and the Channel Islands. London: B. T. Batsford, 1952. 1st. edn. 194pp. Cold. frontis. and numerous b/w photos. Brian Cook d/w slightly tanned on spine and a little chipped and worn on corners and edges otherwise a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4864) £9.00

 

  1. Irving, R. L. G.: The Alps. London: B. T. Batsford, 1947. 3rd. edn. viii, 120pp. Cold. frontis. and numerous b/w photos. Some foxing throughout. Gift inscription to half title rather messily blocked out. Brian Cook d/w dulled on spine and slightly rubbed on corners and edges with some minor loss at spine head. A clean, sound copy otherwise. (Stock ref 4780) £6.00

 

  1. Jones, Sydney R.: English Village Homes and Country Buildings. London: B. T. Batsford, 1936. 1st. edn. viii, 120pp plus 32pp publisher’s list. Cold. frontis., many b/w photos., text figures. Small ownership signature to front pastedown. Binding slightly cocked. Brian Cook d/w chipped, worn and torn with considerable loss at tanned spine head and tail. Clean and sound internally. (Stock ref 4866) £25.00

 

  1. Jowitt, R. L. P.: Salisbury. London: B. T. Batsford, 1951. 1st. edn. x, 86pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures, map. Brian Cook d/w a trifle faded on spine and with a small hole and tear to back panel otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4890) £5.00

 

  1. Lewis, Eiluned and Peter.: The Land of Wales. London: B. T. Batsford, 1949. 3rd. edn. viii, 118pp. Cold. frontis., many b/w photos., text figures. Brian Cook d/w faded on spine and chipped and worn on edges with some loss. Internally, a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4794) £6.50

 

  1. Little, Bryan.: Cheltenham. London: B. T. Batsford, 1952. 1st. edn. 127pp. many b/w illus., map. Ownership signature and date to ffep. Brian Cook d/e veryslightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean,, bright copy. (Stock ref 4888) £5.00

 

  1. Little, Bryan.: Exeter. London: B. T. Batsford, 1953. 1st. edn. 168pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w faded and rubbed on spine with some minor loss at head and tail, rubbed on edges. Internally, clean and sound. (Stock ref 4914) £6.00

 

  1. Little, Bryan.: The Three Chors Cities: Gloucester, Hereford and Worcester. London: B. T. Batsford, 1952. 1st. edn. 136pp. Many b/w photos., text figures.Ownership signature and date to ffep. Brian Cook d/w very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4887) £5.00

 

  1. Matanovic, A. (ed): Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings London: B. T. Batsford, 1974-79 1st. UK edns. 5 vols. Published in conjunction with Sahovski Informator, Beograd. D/w’s a little chipped and worn on edges with some minor loss to vol. A otherwise a very clean, bright set. (Stock ref 2128) £50.00

 

  1. Montier, David (ed.): Atlas of Breeding Birds of the London Area. London: B. T. Batsford, 1977. 1st. edn. 288pp. Numerous maps, text figures, vignettes. D/w faded on spine and showing a little shelf wear otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4814) £5.00

 

  1. More, Jasper.: The Land of Italy. London: B. T. Batsford, 1949. 1st. edn. viii, 264pp. Four cold. plates, numerous b/w photos., map. D/w slightly rubbed on edges and a little frayed at spine head otherwise a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4870) £5.00

 

  1. Needham, A.: How to Study an Old Church. London: B. T. Batsford, 1945. 2nd. edn. viii, 78pp. Cold. and b/w illus. D/w a little rubbed on edges with minor loss to spine head and corners. Otherwise, a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4417) £6.50

 

  1. Pakington, Humphrey.: English Villages and Hamlets. London: B. T. Batsford, 1941. 3rd. edn. xvi, 120pp. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w photos. and text figures. Foreword by E. V. Knox and introduction by G. M. Young. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w with several small, clopsed tears, some tanning to spine with a little fraying at head and tail. A clean, sound copy otherwise. (Stock ref 4920) £15.00

 

  1. Priestley, J. B. et al.: The Beauty of Britain: a pictorial survey. London: B. T. Batsford, 1942. 3rd. edn. viii, 248pp. Cold. frontis. and numerous b/w photos. Includes contributions from A.G. Street, Harry Batsford , Edmund Vale et al. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w faded on spine and rubbed and worn on edges with several small, closed tears. Internally a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4790) £6.50

 

  1. Richardson, A. E.: The Old Inns of England. London: B. T. Batsford, 1938. 3rd. edn. x, 118pp. Cold. frontis., many b/w photos. and text figures. Front inner hinge a little strained. A little foxing throughout. Brian Cook d/w a little tanned on spine with some slight loss at head and some edge rubbing otherwise a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4919) £15.00

 

  1. Rodgers, John.: English Rivers. London: B. T. Batsford, 1947. 1st. edn. viii, 184pp. Many col. and b/w illus. Price-clipped d/w rather rubbed and worn on edges and corners with some loss at spine head. Otherwise, a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5604) £6.00

 

  1. Rodgers, John.: York. London: B. T. Batsford, 1951. 1st. edn. x, 94pp. Numerous b/w illus., text figures, map. Pencilled inscription to ffep. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w rather dust marked and slightly rubbed on edges and corners with four small tears to spine head and tail. a clean, sound copy otherwise. (Stock ref 4891) £5.00

 

  1. Russell, John.: Shakespeare’s Country. London: B. T. Batsford, 1942. 1st. edn. viii, 152pp. Four cold. plates and many b/w illus. and text figures. Dated ownership signature to half-title. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w a little faded on spine and slightly frayed at spine head and tai otherwise a clean, sound copy.l (Stock ref 4908) £7.50

 

  1. Singleton, Frank.: Lancashire and the Pennines: a survey of Lancashire and parts of Northumberland, Durham, Cumberland, Westmorland and Yorkshire. London: B. T. Batsford, 1952. 1st. edn. viii, 144pp. Cold. frontis. and numerous b/w photos., map. Brian Cook d/w a little chipped and worn on edges with some loss at spine head and tail otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4831) £10.00

 

  1. Sitwell, Sacheverell.: British Architects and Craftsmen: a survey of taste, design and style during three centuries 1600-1830. London: B. T. Batsford, 1947. 3rd. revised edn. vii, 196pp. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w phtos. and text figures. Heavily repaired d/w chipped and worn but, internally, a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4837) £6.50

 

  1. Steegman, John.: Cambridge. London: B. T. Batsford, 1954. 5th. revised edn. x, 120pp. Cold frontis. and many b/w photos. Reviosed by Bryan Little. Brian Cook d/w somewhat faded on spine otherwise a clean,l bright copy. (Stock ref 4906) £5.00

 

  1. Stokes, H. G.: English Place-Names. London: B. T. Batsford, 1948. 1st. edn. viii, 120pp. Cold. frontis. and many b/w photos. D/w a little chipped and rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4825) £7.50

 

  1. Tomasson, Katherine & Buist, Francis: Battles of the ’45 London: B.T. Batsford, 1962 1st. edn. 216 pp. 36 b/w illus., plans. D/w slightly chipped and worn on extremities else a fine copy. (Stock ref 625) £15.00

 

  1. Vale, Edmund.: Ancient England. London: B. T. Batsford, 1941. 1st. edn. viii, 152pp. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w photos., text figures. Inscribed by the author on ffep. Binding very slightly cocked. Brian Cook d/w faded on spine and a little chipped and worn on edges with some fairly minor loss at spine head and adjacent areas of the back panel. A clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4848) £40.00

 

  1. Vale, Edmund.: How to Look at Old Buildings. London: B. T. Batsford, 1940. 1st. edn. vi, 90pp. B/w photos., text figures. Some foxing throughout. Brian Cook d/w chipped and rubbed on edges with some fairly minor loss at spine head and adjacent area of back panel. (Stock ref 4785) £4.50

 

  1. Vale, Edmund.: North Country. London: B. T. Batsford, 1937. 1st. edn. viii,120pp plus 32pp publisher’s list. Cold. frontis. and many b/w photos. Some foxing throughout , particularly to edges of text block. Brian Cook d/w somewhat tanned, particularly on spine, and rubbed and frayed on edges and corners. Otherwise, a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4855) £6.50

 

  1. Vale, Edmund.: Seas and Shores of England. London: B. T. Batsford, 1936. 1st. edn. viii, 120pp plus 32pp publisher’s list. Cold. frontis. and many b/w photos. Foreword by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. Some foxing throughout and binding very slightly cocked. Brian Cook d/w faded on spine and a little rubbed on edges with some minor loss to bottom edge of back panel otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4847) £30.00

 

  1. Wallace, Doreen.: English Lakeland. London: B. T. Batsford, 1942. 2nd. revised edn. viii,120pp. Cold. frontis. and many b/w photos. A little foxing throughout. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w somewhat tanned on spine and rubbed on edges with some minor loss at spine head and tail. Otherwise, a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4854) £7.50

 

  1. Warren, C. Henry.: West Country: Somerset, Devon and Cornwall London: B. T. Batsford, 1938. 1st. edn. viii, 120pp plus 32pp publisher’s list. Cold. frontis. and many b/w photos. Price-clipped Brian Cook d/w rather chipped and worn on edges and tanned on spine. A very good copy. (Stock ref 4827) £8.00

 

  1. Whiffen, Marcus.: Stuart and Georgian Churches: the architecture of the Church of England outside London 1603-1837. London: B. T. Batsford, 1947. 1st. edn. viii, 118pp. Cold. frontis., many b/w illus., text figures. Brian Cook d/w slightly faded on spine and a little rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4911) £7.50

 

  1. Wild, Hans & Pope-Hennessy, James.: The Houses of Parliament. London: B. T. Batsford, 1945. Reprint. (6)42pp. Numerous b/w illus. D/w rubbed on edges with some minor loss at spine head otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 4418) £5.00