Local History

1. Kelly’s Directory of Bromley including Hayes and Keston, 1960. London: Kelly’s Directories, 1960. 616pp. All pp somewhat tanned, particularly on margins. Card covers a little rubbed on edges annd corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5890) £45.00

2. The Gelligaer Story. Hengoed: Gelligaer Urban District Council, 1960. 2nd impression. 115pp. B/w photos., fold-out map. D/w rather faded and slightly rubbed on edes and cotners otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5709) £10.00

3. Dunbar, Janet.: A Prospect of Richmond. London: Michael Joseph, 1979. 2nd. revised edn. 224pp. Cold. frontis., 31 b/w illus. Price-clipped d/w a little rubbed on edges otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 4390) £5.00

4. Abbott, Peter & The Anerley Writers’ Circle.: The Book of Penge, Anerley and Crystal Palace: the community past, present and future. Tiverton: Halsgrove, 2002. 1st. edn. 160pp. Numerous b/w illus. Inscribed by the author(twice!) on ffep. D/w slightly faded on spine and at the top of the front panel otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5931) £50.00

5. Ackroyd, Peter.: London Under. London: Chatto & Windus, 2011. 1st. edn. 202pp. B/w illus. All pp very slightly tanned. D/w, a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5775) £5.00

6. Ackroyd, Peter.: London: the biography. London: Chatto & Windus, 2000. 7th. impression. xxiii, 822pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus., maps. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5530) £8.00

7. Ackroyd, Peter.: Thames: sacred River. London: Chatto & Windus, 2007. 3rd. impression. xxi, 490pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus., maps. All pp very slightly tanned on edges otherwise a fine copy in the d/w.   (Stock ref 5851) £8.00

8. Alcock, Joan.: London Inn Signs. Stroud: Tempus Publishing, 2007. 1st. edn. 188pp. Numerous b/w photos. Signed by the author on title page. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4782) £4.00

9. Arlott, John.: The Snuff Shop London: Michael Joseph, 1974. 1st. edn. 61pp. Cold. frontis and b/w illus. by Ray Evans. Foreword by Kingsley Amis. Signed by the author on ffep. The history of Meassrs.Fribourg and Freyer of Haymarket. Blue leatherette gilt boards (no d/w issued) slightly bumped on corners otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 3275) £25.00

10. Arnold, Catharine.: Necropolis: London and its dead. London: Simon & Schuster, 2006. 2nd. impression. (14)304pp. B/w illus., map. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5497) £5.00

11. Ascoli, David.: A Village in Chelsea: an informal account of the Royal Hospital. London: William Luscombe, 1974. 1st. edn. 224pp. B/w illus. Neat ownership signature and date to ffep. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4421) £5.00

12. Aslet, Clive:: The Story of Greenwich. London: Ted Smart, 1999. Book Club edn. 288pp. Numerous cold. and sepia illus., end-paper map. D/w very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5954) £6.00

13. Baddeley, John James.: The Aldermen of Cripplegate Ward from AD1276 to AD1900: together with some account of the office of Alderman, Alderman’s Deputy and Common Councilman of the City of London. London: J. J. Baddeley, 1900. 1st. edn. viii, 255pp. B/w illus. Inscribed by the author. Red cloth gilt a little rubbed on edges and faded on spine otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 3279) £25.00

14. Baring-Gould, S.: The Little Guides: Devon. London: Methuen & Co., 1959. Reprint with corrections. xii, 230pp. B/w photos., fold-out map. Revised by H. Ronald Hicks. D/w (by Brian Cook) a trifle rubbed on corners otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4766) £10.00

15. Barker, Felix & Hyde, Ralph: London: as it might have been London: John Murray, 1982 1st. edn. 223 pp. More than 150 b/w illus. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5503) £25.00

16. Beaver, Patrick: The Crystal Palace London: Hugh Evelyn, 1970 1st. edn. 151 pp. Numerous b/w illus. D/w rather faded on spine and slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5986) £20.00

17. Bennett, Alfred Rosling.: London and Londoners in the Eighteen-Fifties and Sixties. London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1924. 1st. edn. 371pp. 12 b/w plates. Dark blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Slightly rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4206) £20.00

18. Besant, G. S.:: London Bridge. London: Selwyn & Blount, 1927. 1st. edn. 191pp. B/w frontis. Brown paper-covered boards with red lettering, a trifle rubbed on corners. A clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 3192) £4.00

19. Besant, Sir Walter: London South of the Thames. London: Adam & Charles Black, 1912. 1st. edn. xiv, 372pp. Frontis. and 15 full page b/w plates, 102 other b/w illustrations, three maps (one fold-out). Front inner hinge showing some paper damage. D/w (and boards) a little rubbed on edges with three tiny tears at spine head and tail and in bottom edge of front panel. Overall, a very good, clean copy and quite unusual in this condition.  (Stock ref 3199) £75.00

20. Betjeman, John.: Victorian and Edwardian London from Old Photographs. London: B. T. Batsford, 1969. 1st. edn. 208 b/w photos. Price-clipped d/w rubbed and worn but clean and sound internally.  (Stock ref 5578) £15.00

21. Birch, G. H.: London on Thames in Bygone Days. London: Seeley & Co., 1903. 1st. edn. iv, 90(2)pp. Four tissue-guarded cold. plates, 28 monochrome illus. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Back board spotted, spine head with small tear, spine tail a little frayed and cprners slightly bumped otherwise aclean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4207) £8.00

22. Birchenough, Edwyn & Josephine:: The Manor House Lee and its Associations. London: London Borough of Lewisham, 1971. 2nd. edn., revised and enlarged. (8)72pp. Eight b/w illus., map. Pictorial paper wraps stapled, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3408) £6.00

23. Birchenough, Edwyn & Josephine:: Two Old Lee Houses: Dacre House and Lee House. London: London Borough of Lewisham, 1968. 1st. edn.(8)123, ivpp. Map. Stapled paper wraps with Dewey classification no. on front panel and  a crease in back panel. A very good copy.  (Stock ref 3120) £0.00

24. Blake, Lewis.: Before the War: a portait of Bromley and District 1929-1939. London: Lewis Blake, 1985. 1st. edn. 119pp. Many b/w photos. Pictorial card covers a little rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5898) £6.50

25. Blake, Lewis:: Before the War: a portrait of Bromley & district 1929-1939. Bromley: Published by the Author, 1985. 1st. edn. iv, 119pp. Numerous b/w illus., maps. Pictorial card covers. A fine copy.  (Stock ref 3140) £6.50

26. Boast, Mary.: The Story of Walworth. London: The London Borough of Southwark, 1993. New edn. (4)77pp. B/w illus., fold-out map. Neighbourhood History No.4. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5938) £6.50

27. Boreham, Peter & Harris, Nick.: Dartford. Stroud: Tempus Publishing, 1999. Reprint. 128pp. Numerous b/w photos. One of the Archive Photographs series.  Pictorila card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5895) £6.00

28. Borrowman, Robert.: Beckenham Past and Present. Beckenham: T. W. Thornton, 1910. 1st. edn. xviii, 307pp. Three cold. and numerous b/w illus. T.e.g. Top third of front inner hinge split.  Some light foxing to prelims. Newspaper (The Guardian) review pasted to ffep. Signature of John Borrowman to title page. Blue cloth gilt rather rubbed on corners and edges and slightly darkened on spine. A good, clean copy of this scarce title.  (Stock ref 5085) £125.00

29. Briggs, Martin S.: Middlesex Old and New. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1934. 1st. edn. 312 pp. Numerous line drawings by the author. Some foxing throughout particularly on edges. Blue cloth gilt boards showing a little shelf wear otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 3721) £6.00

30. Burne, John.: Dartford’s Capital River: paddle steamers, personalities and smallpox boats. Baron Birch for Quotes Ltd., 1996. 2nd. impression. 118pp. Numerous b/w photos., plans. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued), a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5579) £12.00

31. Charlesworth, Tim.: The Architecture of Peckham. London: Chener Books, 1988. 1st. edn. 67pp. B/w photos., maps. Pictorial card covers a trifle dust marked otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5932) £15.00

32. Clarke, Gerald.: The Book of Thame. Buckingham: Barracuda Books, 1978. 1st. edn. 156pp. Many b/w illus., maps. Boards bumped at spine tail. D/w slightly faded on spine, rubbed on edges  and corners and a small, closed tear at spine head. Otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5947) £20.00

33. Clout, Hugh.: The Times History of London. London: Times Books, 2007 5th. edn. 192pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus., maps. Price-clipped d/w slightly rubbed and creased on top edge. A very good copy.  (Stock ref 4018) £10.00

34. Cochrane, Rob.: Cradle of Power: the story of the Deptford power stations. London: Central Electricity Generating Board, nd (c1987). 1st. edn. 48pp. Numerous monochrome illus. Stapled pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4141) £10.00

35. 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

36. Coldicott, Diana K.: A Long Sutton Miscellany. London: The Author, 1979. 1st. edn. (10)106pp. B/w photos., map. Inscribed by the author on half-title. Pictorial card covers a trifle dust marked otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5948) £15.00

37. Coombs, Leonard C.: Ickham: the friendly village. Ickham: The Author, 1978. 1st. edn. 220pp. Many b/w illus. by L. Charles Burnand. Signed by the author on title page. Binding slightly cocked. Pictorial paper covers a little dust marked, a paper-clip stain and with strengthened inner front hinge. Otherwise, a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5943) £25.00

38. Copeland, H. Rob.: 100 years of Change in Beckenham, 1874–1974. Beckenham: The Author, 1974. 1st. edn. 24pp. B/w photos. A souvenir brochure to celebrate the centennary of H. Copeland & Son Ltd. Card covers with some light dust marking otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5907) £6.00

39. Copeland, H. Rob.: The Village of Old Beckenham. Beckenham: The Beckenham Press, 1987. 1st. edn. 56pp. B/w and sepia illus., maps. Signed by the author. Pictorial carde covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5910) £10.00

40. Coulter, John & Seaman, John:: Sydenham and Forest Hill. Stroud: Chalford Publishing, 1995. Reprint. 128pp. 200 b/w photos. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5956) £7.50

41. Coulter, John.: Lewisham and Deptford : a second selection. Stroud: Alan Sutton, 1992. 1st. edn. 159pp. Numerous b/w photos. Pictorial card covers slightly rubbed on corners and very slightly creased on spine otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 5066) £7.50

42. Coulter, John.: Lewisham and Deptford in Old Photographs. Stroud: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1990. 1st. edn. 160pp. Numerous b/w photos. Gift inscription to half-title. Pictorial card covers creased and rubbed otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5582) £6.00

43. Coulter, John.: Lewisham and Deptford in Old Photographs. Stroud: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1990. 1st. edn. 160pp. Numerous b/w photos. Gift inscription to half-title. Pictorial card covers creased and rubbed otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5065) £6.00

44. Coulter, John.: Lewisham and Deptford: a third selection. Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 1997. 1st. edn. 128pp. Numerous b/w photos. Small ownership label to inside front cover. Pictorial card covers just showing a little shelf wear otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4162) £10.00

45. Coulter, John.: Lewisham: history and guide. Stroud: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1994. 1st. edn. vi, 120pp. Numerous b/w illus. Pictorial card covers slightly creased and rubbed on edges. A very good copy.  (Stock ref 5957) £6.00

46. Coulter, John.: Norwood. Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 2002. 1st. edn. 128pp. Numerous b/w photos. One of the Britain in Old Photographs series. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued) a trifle bumped on corners and dust marked otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5655) £10.00

47. Cowling, Geoffrey C.: The History of Easingwold and the Forest of Galtres. Huddersfield: The Advertiser Press, nd (c1972). Reprint (d/w price £2.10). 210pp. B/w illus., map of Galtres Forest laid in. D/w  slightly dust marked otherwise a very goo9d copy.  (Stock ref 5945) £10.00

48. Cox, J. Charles.: The Little Guides: Surrey. London: Methuen & Co., 1952. 7th. edn. xii, 160pp. Numerous b/w photos., fold-out map. Price-clipped d/w (by Brian Cook) slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4771) £6.00

49. Croad, Stephen.: London’s Bridges. London: Her Majesty’s Stationery Office, 1983 1st. edn. unpaginated, Numerous b/w b/w photos., map. Pictorial card covers  rubbed on corners otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 3274) £5.00

50. 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

51. Currie, Ian.: Frosts, Freezes and Fairs: chronicles of the frozen Thames and harsh winters in Britain since 1000AD. Coulsdon: Frosted Earth, 1996. 1st. edn. 90pp. Numerous b/w illus. Inscribed by the author. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3272) £5.00

52. Daly, Augustus A.: The History of the Isle of Sheppey: from the Roman occupation to the reign of His Gracious Majesty King Edward VII London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., 1904. 1st. edn.vii(2) 297pp. 90 b/w illus by J. James Proctor. Recently rebound in 1/2 green calf over marbled paper boards, raised bands, gilt titles and decoration to spine. Internally very clean and sound.  (Stock ref 6002) £130.00

53. Dance, G. W.: Bygone Bromley and District. Chatham: John Hallewell Publications, 1980. 1st. edn. 64pp. Numerous b/w photos. Pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed on edges othjerwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3411) £3.00

54. Darby, William:: Dulwich Discovered. London: published by the Author, 1974. Reprint. 58pp. B/w iilus., maps. Pictorial card covers a little grubby otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 3134) £2.50

55. Darlington, Ida & Howgego, James.: Printed Maps of London circa 1553-1850. London: George Philip & Son, 1964. 1st. edn. ix, 254pp. 16 b/w plates and two text figures. D/w rather rubbed and worn on edges with several tiny tears otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 3811) £25.00

56. Denbigh, Kathleen.: Preserving London. London: Robert Hale, 1978. 1st. edn. 240pp. Numerous b/w illus. and maps. Price-clipped d/w slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3728) £5.00

57. Dickens, Charles.: Dickens’s Dictionary of London, 1885 London: Macmillan & Co., 1885. 7th edn. 314pp. Maps. Decorated cloth boards a trifle bumped on corners with some farying to spine head and tail and a small piece missing from spine. Clean and sound internally.  (Stock ref 4208) £30.00

58. Dickinson, P. G. M.: The Little Guides: Suffolk. London: Methuen & Co., 1957. 6th. edn. xii, 398pp. Numerous b/w photos., fold-out map. Price-clipped d/w (by Brian Cook) somewhat rubbed and worn with some minor loss at spine head otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4770) £8.00

59. Disher, M. Willson.: Pleasures of London. London: Robert Hale, 1950. 1st. edn. 346pp. Numerous b/w illus. Blue cloth gilt boards rather worn. A good reading copy.  (Stock ref 3257) £5.00

60. Draper, Warwick.: Chiswick. London: Anne Bingley, 1973. New edn. with additional illus. and prefatory survey by Florence M. Green. (18)236pp. Numerous b/w illus., text figures. Binding very slightly cocked and d/w  rather creased and worn along top edge otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 3713) £8.50

61. Duncan, Leland L.: The History of Colfe’s Grammar School, 1652-1952. London: University of London Press, 1952. 2nd. edn. viii,198pp. B/w illus. Edited by H. Beardwood. Prize bookplate to front pastedown. D/w chipped and worn with some minor loss at spine head and tail otherwise a good, clean copy.  (Stock ref 5599) £7.50

62. Dutt, W. A.: The Little Guides: Norfolk. London: Methuen & Co., 1949. 9th. edn. xii, 188pp. Numerous b/w photos., fold-out map. Revised by E. T. Long. dated ownership signature to ffep. Price-clipped d/w (by Brian Cook) rather chipped and worn on edges with some minor loss at spine head and tail. Otherwise, a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4768) £8.00

63. Edwards, Marjorie.: Up the Cally: the history and recollections of London’s Old Caledoniam Market. London: Marketprompt, 1989. 1st. edn. 117pp. b/w illus. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed and creased on edges otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4558) £7.50

64. Emmison, F. G.: Elizabethan Life: Essex gentry’s wills. Chelmsford: Essex County Council, 1978.# 1st. edn. x,361pp. Fold-out map. D/w rather rubbed on edges with several small, closed tears otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5944) £7.50

65. Evans, Nesta et al.: Looking Back at Fressingfield. Fressingfield: Workers’ Educational  Association, 1979. 1st. edn. (2)81pp. B/w photos. Pictorial card covers (with plastic spine grip) a trifle rubbed on edges and corners otrherwise a very clean copy  (Stock ref 5946) £20.00

66. Fearniside, William Gray & Harral, Thomas: The History of London illustrated by views in London and Westminster. London: Orr & Co., Simpkin, Marshall & Co., Ackermann & Co., nd (c1840). 204pp. Frontis., title page vignette and 28 tissue-guarded,full page engravings by John Woods from original drawings by Shepherd, Browne Roberts et al. Light tanning and some foxing throughout. Aeg.Rebacked with original spine laid on. Dark green paper-covered boards with gilt titles slightly bumped and rubbed on corners.  (Stock ref 3198) £150.00

67. Finch, Simon.: Beckenham and West Wickham. Stroud: Tempus Publishing, 1999. 1st. edn. 128pp. Numerous b/w illus. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5058) £6.00

68. Franklin, Jacky et al.: The London Borough of Greenwich. Stroud: Sutton Publishing for Greenwich Community College, 1997. 1st. edn. 128pp. Numerous b/w photos. and other illus. One of the Britain in Old Photographs series. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5574) £9.00

69. 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

70. George, Ken:: “Two Sixpennies, Pease”: Lewisham’s early cinemas. London: Lewisham Local History Society, 1987. 1st. edn. v, 83pp. B/w illus. Signed by the author. Pictorial card coversstapled. A fine copy.  (Stock ref 3112) £10.00

71. George, M. Dorothy.: London Life in the Eighteenth Century. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1966. 1st. P/B edn. 457pp plus 4pp publisher’s list. A Peregrine book. Some underlinings in pencil. Pictorial card covers rather rubbed on edges and corners, spine darkened. A good reading copy.  (Stock ref 3253) £3.00

72. Gibson, Peter.: The Capital Companion: a street-by-street guide to London and its inhabitants. Exeter: Webb & Bower, 1985. 1st. edn. 446pp. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3259) £5.00

73. Gould, Lieutenant-Colonel J. A.: A Short History of the 19th County of London (S.S. Gas Coy.) Bn. Home Guard. London: South Suburban Gas Company, nd (c1946). 1st. edn. vi, 63 pp. B/w photos. Card covers very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 5360) £10.00

74. Gower, Marion:: Balham: pictures from postcards, 1900-1925. London: Published by the Author, 1986, 1st. edn. 30pp. 116 sepia illus.from cards plus one map. Stapled pictorial card covers a trifle faded at bottom of front panel and with a small tear also in bottom edge of front panel otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 3127) £4.50

75. Green, Brian.: Dulwich: a history. London: The College Press, 2002. 1st. edn. 152pp. MMany cold. and b/w illus. Laminated pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5942) £15.00

76. Gregory, R. R. C.: The Sory of Royal Eltham. Wltham: Kentish District Times, 1909. 1st. edn. (12)348pp. Many b/w photos. and line drawings. 12 picture postcards of local views glued to epp. Ownership signatures to ffep and half title. some pencil annotations. All pp slightly tanned. Blue cloth gilt boards rather rubbed on edges and bumped on corners but overall a clean and sound copy.  (Stock ref 4775) £65.00

77. Grenade, L.: The Singularities of London, 1578. London: The London Topographical Society, 2014. 1st. edn. viii, 288pp. Cold. and b/w illus. Translated from the original French manuscript. Edited by Derek Keene and Ian W. Archer with the assistance of Emma Pauncefoot and Ann Saunders.  (Stock ref 4611) £15.00

78. Hall, Edwin T.:: Dulwich: history and romance 967-1922. London: Bickers & Sons, 1922. 2nd. edn. (enlarged). xi, 64pp. Numerous b/w illus. Red cloth gilt, bumped on corners and faded and frayed on spine.  (Stock ref 3129) £6.00

79. Hall, Martin:: The Blue Plaque Guide to London Homes. London: Queen Anne Press, 1976. 1st. edn. 159pp. Numerous b/w illus. D/w a trifle dust marked otherwiswe a very good copy.  (Stock ref 3193) £7.50

80. Hamilton, Olive & Nigel:: Royal Greenwich: a guide to London’s most historic borough. London; The Greenwich Bookshop, 1969. 2nd. impression. xii, 267pp. Numerous b/w illus. Foreword by Sir Arthur Bryant. No d/w issued. Pictorial paper-covered boards (design by John Bratby) a trifle dust-marked otherwise a very clean copy.  (Stock ref 3143) £6.50

81. Hammond, Audrey & Dann, Brian:: Crystal Palace – Norwood Heights: a pictorial record. London: Crystal Palace Triangle Community Association, 1989. 2nd. edn. 96pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. by Audrey Hammond. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued) very slightly dust marked otherwise a very clean, bright copy  (Stock ref 5922) £17.50

82. Hammond, Audrey & Dann, Brian:: Crystal Palace – Norwood Heights: a pictorial record. London: Crystal Palace Triangle Community Association, 1988. 1st. edn. 96pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. by Audrey Hammond. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued). A fine copy.  (Stock ref 4702) £20.00

83. Harding, Hilary.: Farningham and its Mill: a history of a village in Kent. Farningham: Wadard Books, 2005. 1st. edn. 352pp. Cold. frontis. and numerous b/w illus. D/w slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5469) £25.00

84. Harley, Robert J.: Leqwisham and Catford Tramways: including New Cross and Forest Hill. Midhurst: Middleton Press, 1994. 1st. edn. 96pp. 120 b/w photos., maps. Pictorial laminated boards(no d/w issued), a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5827) £10.00

85. Harris, Charles.: Islington. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1974. 1st. edn. xiv,222pp. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w illus., fold-out map. D/w faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5929) £7.50

86. Harris, Robert  A.: Kingston-upon-Thames and Surbiton in 1891: including Norbiton, Hampton Wick and Teddington. Teddington: Charlotte James Publishers, 1978. New edn. (first published in 1891) with additional material. Numerous b/w illus., maps. Pictorial card covers very slightly tanned on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5936) £8.00

87. Harris, Steven.: Old Surviving Firms of South London: Lambeth and parts of surrounding boroughs. London: The Author, 1987. 1st. edn. 265pp. Many b/w illus. Over sixty firms south of the Thames, all over fifty years old and still trading (at the time of writing). Pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5940) £15.00

88. Harrison, Michael.: London Growing: the development of the metropolis. London: Hutchinson, 1965. 1st. edn. 224pp. B/w illus., maps. D/wa trifle rubbed and worn on edges with a couple of tiny, closed tears to spine head. A very good copy.  (Stock ref 3727) £6.00

89. Heathfield, John & Reboul, Percy.: Barnet: the Twentieth Century including Finchley, Edgware and Hendon. Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 1999. 1st. edn. 128pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w just showing a little shelf wear otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 4011) £6.50

90. Heathfield, John.: Around Whestone and North Finchley. Stroud: Alan Sutton, 1994. 1st. edn. 160pp. Numerous b/w photographs. One of the “Britain in Old Photographs” series. Pictorial card covers  showing minimal shelf wear othyerwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3745) £5.00

91. 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

92. Hodges, Sheila:: God’s Gift: a living history of Dulwich College. London: Heinemann Educational, 1981. 1st. edn. xi, 310pp. Numerous b/w illus. D/w a trifle rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4877) £6.50

93. Hollis, Leo.: The Stones of London: a history in twelve buildings London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2011. 2nd. impression. (10)454pp. Cold. and b/w illus. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3258) £7.50

94. Holmes, Edric.: London’s Countryside. London: Robert Scott, nd (1928). 1st. edn. 344pp plus 8pp publisher’s list. 102 b/w illus. by the author. Green cloth boards slightly rubbed on corners and edges otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 3978) £5.00

95. Honeycombe, Gordon.: Selfridges: seventy-five years, the story of the store 1909-1984 London: Sefridges, 1984. 1st. edn. 240pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. Binding slightly cocked. D/w slightly faded on spine and a little creased along top edge. A very good copy.  (Stock ref 4015) £10.00

96. Hooton, Jonathan.: The Glaven Ports: a maritime history of Blakeney, Cley and Wiveton in north Norfolk. Blakeney: Blakeney History Group, 1996. Reprint. 299pp. Numerous b/w illus. Binding slightly bumped on corners. D/w slightly faded in spine and creased along top edge otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4659) £25.00

97. Horsburgh, E. L. S.: Bromley Kent : from the earliest times to the present century. London: Hodder & Stoughton for the “History of Bromley” Committee, 1929. 1st. edn. xvi, 494pp. Two cold. and numerous b/w illus., fold-out map. T.e.g. Front inner hinge a trifle weak.  Dark blue cloth gilt a little rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5084) £50.00

98. Hoskins, W. G.: A New Survey of England: Devon. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1972. New edn. xdx, 600pp. Numerous b/w illus., maps. Dated ownership signature to ffep. D/w rather dust marked and rubbed on eges particularly at spine head. Otherwise, a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4763) £7.50

99. 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

100. Humphrey, Stephen.: The Story of Rotherhithe. London: London Borough of Southwark Local Studies, 1997. New edn. (4)70(6)pp. B/w illus., map. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5539) £5.00

101. Hyde, Ralph.: The A to Z of Georgian London. London: Harry Margary in association with Guildhall Library, 1981. 1st. edn. viii, 88pp. Numerous b/w maps. Remains of an owbership label to ffep. D/w rather grubby and worn with tears repaired by sticky tape  (Stock ref 3268) £15.00

102. Hyde, Ralph.: The A to Z of Restoration London. London: Harry Margary in association with Guidhall Library, 1992. 1st. edn. xii, 93pp. Numerous b/w illus. Index compiled by John Fisher and Roger Cline. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3267) £25.00

103. Inglis, Angela.: Railway Lands: catching St. Pancras and King’s Cross. Leicester: Matador, 2007. 1st. edn. 252pp. Numerous cold. photos., two fold-out maps. Typed presentation label to ffep. Pictorial card covers slightly creased on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3722) £20.00

104. Inman, Eric R. & Tonkin, Nancy.: Beckenham. Chichester:Phillimore, 1993. 1st. edn. xiii, 129pp. Numerous b/w illus.. D/w very slightly dust marked on back panel otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5052) £8.00

105. Johnson, David R.: Beckenham Through Time. Stroud: Amberley Publishing, 2014. 1st. edn. 96pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. Pictorial card covers a little rubbed on corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5057) £6.00

106. Jones, Sydeney R.: London Triumphant. London: The Studio Publications, 1944. Reprint. 278pp. Numerous Bb/w illus. D/w somewhat rubbed and frayed on edges with some minor loss to spine tail, a very good copy.  (Stock ref 4084) £0.00

107. Jordan, Don.: The King’s City. London: Little, Brown, 2017. 1st. edn. xviii, 526pp. B/w illus., epp maps. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4749) £10.00

108. 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

109. Kennett, John.: Eltham: a pictorial history. Chichester: Phillimore & Co., 1995. 1st. edn. unpaginated. 179 b/w  illus. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5301) £10.00

110. Kimbell, John: An Account of the Legacies, Gifts, Rents, Fees etc. Appertaining to the Church and Poor of the Parish of St. Alphege Greenwich in the County of Kent: to which is added an appendix containing the plan and survey of the royal manor etc., etc. Greenwich: Printed for the Benefit of the Poor Women in the Jubilee Alms Houses, 1816. 292 pp. Large, folding, hand-coloured mapwith closed tears, one lithograph plate and 20 lithograph plans. Some light foxing throughout and pencil annotations added to appendices. Re-backed, blind stamped dark blue cloth slightly spotted, rubbed on corners and with a scratch across front board.  (Stock ref 2440) £250.00

111. King, John.: Grove Park: its history revisited. London: Lewisham Local History Society, 2011. 1st. edn. 112pp. B/w illus. Inscribed by the author.Pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3529) £20.00

112. Knowlden, Patricia & Walker, Joyce.: West Wickham, Past into Present. Westr Wickham: Hollies Publications, 1986. 1st. edn. 248pp. Numerous b/w illus., maps. Inscribed by the authors. Laminated pictorial boards (no d/w issued) slightly faded on spine otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 5920) £12.00

113. Knowlden, Patricia & Walker, Joyce.: West Wickham: past into present. West Wickham: Hollies Publications, 1987. Reprint. (8)248pp. Numerous b/w photos., maps. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued) slightly rubbed on corners and faded on spine otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4922) £5.00

114. Lambert, Sam (ed.).: London Night and Day: a guide to where the other books don’t take tyou. London: The Architectural Press, 1955. 4th. revised edn. 104pp. Text figures, maps. All pp. slightly tanned. Pictorial card covers a little rubbed on corners and edges otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 3717) £7.50

115. Leapman, Michael (ed).: The Book of London: the evolution of a great city. New York: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1989. 1st. US edn. 320pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus., maps. D/w slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3714) £10.00

116. 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

117. Lloyd, A. T.: New Milton in Old Picture Postcards. Zaltbommel: European Library, 1985. 1st. edn. 80pp. Numerous b/w illus. Pictorial boards very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5900) £10.00

118. Long, David.: Tunnels, Towers and Temples: London’s 100 strangest places. Stroud: The History Press, 2008. Reprint. viii, 230pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4012) £5.00

119. Loobey, Patrick & Brown, John W.: Streatham Past and Present: the changing face of the area and its people. Stroud: Sutton Publishing for W. H. Smith, 2001. 1st. edn. 125pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w just showing a little shelf wear otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4894) £7.50

120. Loobey, Patrick & Every, Keith.: Wimbledon in Old Photographs. Stroud: Alan Sutton, 1995. 1st. edn. 126pp. Numerous b/w photos. One of the Britain in Old Photographs series. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5896) £7.50

121. Loobey, Patrick & Every, Keith.: Wimbledon in Old Photographs. Stroud: Alan Sutton, 1995. 1st. edn. 126pp. Numerous b/w photos. One of the Britain in Old Photographs series. Signed by one of the authors on title page and with an a.l.s. from him laid in. Pictorial catd covers  (Stock ref 5897) £12.00

122. Loobey, Patrick.: Battersea and Clapham, the Second Selection. Stroud: Tempus Publishing, 2000. 128pp. Numerous b/w photos. One of the Images of England series. Signed by the author on title page. Pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5894) £9.00

123. Loobey, Patrick.: Battersea and Clapham. Bath: Alan Sutton, 1994. 1st. edn. 128pp.Numerus b/w photos. One of the Old Photographs series. Card covers a trifle rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5892) £6.00

124. Loobey, Patrick.: Battersea and Clapham. Stroud: Tempus Publishing, 2002. Reprint.128pp. Numerous b/w photos. One of the Images of London series. Signed by the author on title page. Pictorial card covers creased on bottom corner of back panel otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5893) £7.50

125. Machray, Robert.: The Night Side of London. Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1984. Reprint of 1902 edn. xii(8)300pp. Numerous b/w illus. by Tom Browne. New inroduction by David Cuppleditch. D/w rather faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3254) £7.50

126. Marsden, Peter.: Roman London. London: Thames & Hudson, nd(1983). 1st. P/B edn. 224pp. Numerous b/w illus., text figures and plans. Pictorial card covers with spine crease and minimal shelf wear. A very good, clean copy.  (Stock ref 3674) £6.00

127. Mathewson, Andrew & Laval, Derek.: Brunel’s Tunnel…and where it led. London: Brunel Exhibition Rotherhithe, 1992. 1st. edn. vi, 68,vii-xvpp. Cold. and b/w illus. Edited by Corinne Orde. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4140) £10.00

128. Maxwell, Donald.: The Enchanted Road. London: Methuen & Co., 1927. 1st. edn. xiv, 174pp. 99 cold. and b/w illus. by the author. Quarter buckram on paper covered boards bumped on corners and slightly cocked. D/w foxed, dusty and slightly rubbed on edges with some minor loss at spine head and a closed tear in bottom edge of back panel. Internall, a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4090) £50.00

129. McKellar, Elizabeth.: The Birth of Modern London. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1999. 1st. P/B edn. xviii, 245pp. Numerous b/w illus. Pictorial card covers just a little rubbed on edges and creased on corners otherwise a very good copy of this scarce title.  (Stock ref 3264) £50.00

130. McNay, Michael.: Portrait of a Kentish Village, East Malling 827-1978. London: Victor Gollancz, 1980. 1st. edn. 144pp. B/w illus., maps. Inscribed by the author. D/w somewhat faded on spine and slightly creased along top edge otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 3585) £8.50

131. Mears, Kenneth J.: The Tower of London: 900 years of English history Oxford: Phaidon, 1988 1st. edn. 160 pp. Numerous cold. photos., text figures. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1185) £10.00

132. Merrifield, Ralph.: The Roman City of London. London: Ernest Benn, 1965. 1st. edn. xvii(3)344pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures, three fold-out maps plus large map in pocket on back board. D/w a little rubbed and worn on edges otherwise a very clean sound copy.  (Stock ref 4740) £7.50

133. Miller, George.: Rambles Round the Edge Hills: and in the Vale of the Red Horse. Kineton: The Roundwood Press, 1967. 1st. edn. xviii, 153pp. Cold. frontis and 16 b/w illus. D/w rather rubbed and worn with some minor loss to top edge otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5334) £7.50

134. Mills, Mary.: Greenwich Marsh: the 300 hundred years before the Dome. London: M. Wright, 1999. 1st. edn. 239pp. Numerous b/w illus. Pictorial card covers very slightly creased on corners otherwise a bright, clean copy.  (Stock ref 4157) £7.50

135. Milne, Anthony.: London’s Drowning. London: Thames Methuen, 1982. 1st. edn. xv, 143pp. B/w illus. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3725) £6.50

136. Milward, Richard:: Wimbledon: a pictorial history. Chichester: Phillimore & Co., 1994. 1st. edn. Unpaginated. 182 b/w illus., end-paper map. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3150) £7.50

137. Mindell, Ruth & Jonathan:: Bridges Over the Thames. Poole: Blandford Press, 1985. 1st. edn. 160pp. Numerous cold. and b/w photos. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3194) £6.50

138. Moore, H. Keatley & Sayers, W. C. Berwick (eds.):: Croydon and the Great War: the official history of the war work of the borough and its citizens from 1914 to 1919. Croydon: Corporation of Croydon, 1920. 1st. edn. 437pp. Numerous b/w photos. Dark red cloth gilt very slightly rubbed on edges . A very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 3138) £45.00

139. Morris, John.: Londinium: London in the Roman Empire. London: Book Club Associates, 1982. xvi, 384pp. 16 b/w illus, maps and plans. Ownership signature to ffep. D/w rather tanned otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 3673) £6.00

140. Muirhead, Findlay (ed.).: London and its Environs London: Macmillan & Co., 1918. 1st. edn. lxvi, 501pp plus 72pp appendix not detached. Numerous maps and plans. One of the Blue Guides series. Blue cloth gilt showing just a little shelf wear otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 3719) £15.00

141. Peel, D. W.: A Garden in the City: the story of Barkers of Kensington London: W. H. Allen, 1960. 1st. edn. 175pp. B/w photos. Price-clipped d/w slightly rubbed and creased on edges otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 3927) £5.00

142. Peters, George H.: The Vanished Village London: The Blackheath Press, nd (1954) 1st. edn. 73pp plus 12pp adverts.Numerous b/w illus. Pictorial card covers a trifle foxed and very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 3020) £8.50

143. Picard, Liza.: Restoration London. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1997. 1st. edn. xxi, 330pp. Numerous b/w illus. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3278) £8.50

144. Potter, Simeon.: The Story of Willesden. London: Sir Isaac Pitman, 1926. 1st. edn. xxi, 247pp. Numerous b/w illus., maps. Stamp of Willesden Education Committee, Mora Road Girls’ School, on front pastedown. Slightly stained, green cloth boards somewhat rubbed on corners and rubbed and frayed at spine head and tail. Clean and sound internally.  (Stock ref 3707) £30.00

145. 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

146. Pudney, John.: Crossing London’s River. London: J. M. Dent, 1972. 1st. edn. x, 176pp. Numerous b/w illus., map. D/w slightly rubbed and creased on edges with several tiny tears. A very good copy.  (Stock ref 3381) £5.00

147. Pullen, Doris E.: Dulwich. London: Pullen, 1990. Reprint. (8)76pp. Numerous b/w illus. Pictorial card covers a trifle dust marked otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5887) £7.50

148. Pullen, Doris E.: Forest Hill. Knebworth: F. H. Brown, 1993. Reprint. (4)160pp. Numerous b/w illus. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5886) £7.50

149. Pullen, Doris E.: Penge. Knebworth: Able Publications, 1991. Reprint. 109pp. Many b/w illus. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5888) £7.50

150. Pullen, Doris E.: Sydenham. Knebworth: Able Publications, 1990. Reprint (6)104pp. Numerous b/w photos., line drawings. White pictorial card covers a couple of light stains to back panel otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 5955) £7.50

151. Pullen, Doris E. et al.: Around Bromley a Century Ago. Bromley: Local History Society for the London Borough of Bromley, 1985. 1st. edn. 72pp. B/w illus., maps.  Bromley Local History No. 7. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5908) £10.00

152. Pullen, Doris E. et al.: The Town of Bromley a Century Ago. Bromley: Bromley Borough Local History Society, 1988. 1st. edn. 68pp. B/w illus., maps. Bromley Local History No. 8. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5909) £10.00

153. Read, Joan:: An Insight into a Grave Mystery at St. Bartholomew’s Church Sydenham. London: Sydenham Society, 1989. 1st. edn. 9pp. B/w illus. Paper wraps with comb binding. a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3123) £5.00

154. Read, Joan:: Lewisham Flashbacks. London: Published by the Author, 1991. 1st. edn. Unpaginated (c150pp). Numerous b/w illus. Plastic comb binding. Card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3666) £9.50

155. Reed, Nicholas.: Crystal Palace and the Norwoods. Stroud: Tempus Publishing, 2002. Reprint.128pp. Numerous b/w illus. Publisher’s archive stamp to half-title. Pictorial card covers slightly faded on spine otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 5808) £10.00

156. Reed, Nicholas.: Frost Fairs and the Frozen Thames. London: Lilburne Press, 2002. 1st. edn. 46pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. Pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3273) £3.50

157. Rhind, Neil: Blackheath Village and Environs 1790-1990: vol. 1 The Village and Blackheath Vale London: Bookshop Blackheath, 1993. Revised and updated edn. xvi, 240pp. Numerous b/w illus., maps. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3252) £6.50

158. Rigden, Reg.: The Floating Prisons of Woolwich and Deptford. London: The London Borough of Greenwich, 1976. 1st. edn. (2)23(3)pp.  All pp lightly tanned. Card covers very slightly creased otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5939) £10.00

159. Roberts, Sir Howard & Godfrey, Walter H.: Survey of London: vol. XXII, Bankside (the parishes of St.Saviour and Christchurch Southwark). London: London County Council, 1950. 1st. edn. xx, 152 pp. Frontis. and 92 b/w plates, numerous text figures. Issued by the joint publishing committee representing the London County Council and the London Survey Committee. Dark blue cloth, crners. slightly bumped, and d/w slightly worn on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 964) £75.00

160. 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

161. 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

162. Salmon, Arthur L.: The Little Guides: Cornwall. London: Methuen & Co., 1959. Reprint with corrections. xii, 183pp. B/w photos., fold-out map. Revised by H. Ronald Hicks. D/w (by Brian Cook) a little rubbed  and worn on edges and corners otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4765) £10.00

163. Sayers, W. C. Berwick (ed):: Croydon and the Second World War: the official history of the work of the borough and its citizens from 1939 to 1945. Croydon: The Croydon Corporation, 1949. 1st. edn. 581pp. Numerous b/w photos., fold-out map. Dark Blue cloth gilt slightly bumped on corners and ver slightly rubbed on edges. A very bright, clean copy.  (Stock ref 3139) £30.00

164. Schwitzer, Joan & Gay, Ken.: Highgate and Muswell Hill. Stroud: Chalford Publishing Co., 1995. 1st. edn. 160pp. Numerous b/w photos. One of the Archive Photographs series. Pictorial card covers showing just a little shelf wear, a very good copy.  (Stock ref 4557) £10.00

165. Scott, W. S.: Bygone Pleasures of London. London: Marsland Publications, 1948. 1st. edn. 127pp. Cold. and b/w illus. Brown cloth boards a trifle faded on spine and very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4695) £5.00

166. Searle, Muriel V.: Bromley in Old Picture Postcards. Zaltbommel: European Library, 1985. 1st. edn. unpaginated. 76 b/w illus. Inscribed by the author. Pictorial paper-covered boards (no d/w issued) a trifle rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5911) £15.00

167. Searle, Muriel V.: Beckenham and Penge in Old Picture Postcards. Zaltbommel: European Library, 1989. 1st. edn. Unpaginated. 76 b/w photos. Inscribed by the author. Pictorial paper-covered boards (no d/w issued) a trifle bumped and rubbed on corners. A very good copy.  (Stock ref 5914) £12.00

168. Searle, Muriel V.: Beckenham in Old Picture Postcards. Zaltbommel: European Library, 1987. 1st. edn. Unpaginated. 76 b/w illus. Inscribed by the author. Pictorial paper-covered boards (no d/w issued), a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5913) £15.00

169. Searle, Muriel V.: Bromley in Old Picture Postcards, volume 2 Zaltbommel: European Library, 1990. 1st. edn. Unpaginated. 76 b/w photos. Inscribed by the author. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued) very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5912) £15.00

170. Searle, Muriel V.: Bromley’s Hurricane. Gravesend: Kentish Times Newspapers, 1988. 1st. edn. Unpaginated (107pp). Numerous b/w photos. Inscribed by the author. Laminated pictorial boards (no d/w issued), a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5917) £6.00

171. Searle, Muriel V.: Farnborough and Downe in Old Picture Postcards. Zaltbommel: European Library. 1990. 1st. edn. Unpaginated. 76 b/w photos.Inscribed by the author. Laminated pictorial boards (no d/w issued) very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5915) £15.00

172. Searle, Muriel V.: Hayes, West Wickham and Keston in Old Picture Postcards Zaltbommel: European Library, 1988. 1st. edn. Unpaginated. 76 b/w photos. Inscribed by the author. Pictorial paper-covered boards (no d/w issued) very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy  (Stock ref 5916) £15.00

173. Shute, Nerina.: More London Villages. London: Robert Hale, 1981. 1st. edn. 192pp. Many b/w illus., maps. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3752) £5.00

174. Slaughter, Stanley.: Photographic Memories of Britain: West London. Salisbury: Frith Book Co., 2003. 1st. edn. 120pp. Numeroud b/w photos. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3698) £5.00

175. Smith, Clive R. & Hall, John P.: The Story of Golders Green. London: Ernest Owers & Williams, 1979. 1st. P/B edn. 79pp. B/w photos., maps. Pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed on edges otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 3715) £5.00

176. Smith, Eric E. F.: Clapham London: London Borough of Lambeth, 1976. 1st. edn. 100pp. Over 100 b/w illus. Pictorial card covers rather tanned, stained on back panel and with a small neat signature on front panel. Otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5933) £7.00

177. Smith, Eric E. F.: Clapham: an historical tour. London: Battley Brothers Queensgate Press, nd (1969). 1st. edn. 36pp. numerous b/w illus. Pictorial card covers a trifle dust marked on back panel and slightly rubbed on corners. A very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5935) £7.50

178. Spencer, Adam.: Willesden. Stroud: Alan Sutton, 1996. 1st. edn. 124(4)pp. Many b/w photos. One of the “Britaibn in Old Photographs” series. Pictorial card covers showing minimal shelf wear. A very good copy.  (Stock ref 3751) £7.50

179. 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

180. Steel, D. J.: General Sources of Births, Marriages and Deaths Before 1837 London: Phillimore for the Society of Genealogists, 1976 3rd. corrected impression. xxiv, 439 pp. Additional articles by E. Gillett, Mary McGuinness and E. A. Wrigley. National Index of Parish Registers volume 1. D/w a trifle rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1970) £15.00

181. Steele, Jess (ed.): The Streets of London: the Booth notebooks, south-east. London: Deptford Forum Publishing, nd. (1996). 1st. edn. 318pp. 16 cold. maps, b/w photos., text figures. Pictorial card covers just showing a little shelf wear otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4143) £20.00

182. Steele, Jess.: Turning the Tide: the history of everyday Deptford. London: Deptford Forum Publishing, 2000. Reprint. (6) 234pp. Numerous b/w illus. Pictorial card covers very slightly bumped on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3265) £10.00

183. Stewart, Frances D.: Croydon History in Field and Street Name. Purley: AMCD(Publishers), 1992. 1st. edn. (1,000 copies). 45pp. Cold. map as centrefold, b/w photos. Stapled, pictorial card covers. A very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4895) £7.50

184. 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

185. Tanswell, John: The History and Antiquities of Lambeth London: Frederick Pickton, 1858 1st. edn. xvi, 245 pp plus (1) Addenda et Corrigenda, (5) list of Subscribers. 14 engraved plates, text figures. Some pencil annotations in text. Marbled eps with the ex libris stamp of W, Paynter to ffep. Black half calf rebacked with original spine laid on. Corners bumped and rubbed but, internally, clean and sound.  (Stock ref 2024) £65.00

186. Thompson, Canon.: A History of Hayes in the County of Kent. Beckenham: Jackdaw Publishing Co., 1978. (6)106pp. Originally published in 1935 and reprinted with a new foreword by John Addison. D/w sunned on spine and a littlle chipped and worn with some loss to spine head otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 3419) £6.50

187. Torry, Gilbert.: The Book of Queenhithe in the City of London. Buckingham: Barracuda Books, 1979. 1st. edn. 132pp. Mnay b/w illus. D/w slightly faded on spine otrherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5628) £12.00

188. Wade, G. W. & J. H.: The Little Guides: Somerset. London: Methuen & Co., 1949. 10th. edn. xii, 216pp. Numerous b/w photos., fold-out map. Revised by Maxwell Fraser. D/w (by Brian Cook) chipped and worn on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4769) £10.00

189. Wagstaff, John & Pullen, Doris (eds.): Beckenham: an anthology of local history. London: The Historical Association, 1984 1st. edn. 76pp. Many b/w illus. Pictorial card covers a trifle dust marked otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5885) £9.00

190. Walker, Joyce.: West Wickham and the Great War. West Wickham: Hollies Publications, 1988. 1st. edn. 160pp. Numerous b/w photos., maps. Inscribed by the author. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued), a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5918) £7.50

191. Walker, Joyce.: West Wickham in the Second World War. West Wickham: Hollies Publications, 1990. 1st. edn. 144pp. Numerous b/w illus. Inscribed by the author. Laminated pictrorial boards (no d/w issued) slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5919) £12.00

192. Warwick, Alan R.:: The Phoenix Suburb: a South London social history. London: The Blue Boar Press, 1973. 1st. edn. viii, 271pp. 54 b/w photo., end-paper maps. D/w somewhat dust marked and skightly faded on spine otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5651) £25.00

193. Waters, Norman.: Thame in Old Picture Postcards. Zaltbommel: European Library, 1983. 1st. edn. 80pp. Numerous b/w photos. Ownership inscription to ffep. Pictorial boards a slightly bumped at top corners and a trifle rubbed on all corners. A very good copy.  (Stock ref 5899) £10.00

194. Watson, Julian.: Woolwich Reviewed. London: Greenwich Libraries, 1986. 1st. edn. 32pp. many b/w photos., maps. An extra map is laid in. Pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed on corners otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 5934) £8.00

195. Weightman, Gavin & Humphries, Steve.: The Makinf of Modern London, 1914 -1939. London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1984. 1st. P/B edn. 175pp. Numerous b/w illus. Pictorial card covers a little creased on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3284) £4.00

196. Weinreb, Ben & Hibbert, Christopher:: The London Encyclopaedia. London: Macmillan, 1995. 11th impression. 1060pp. Numerous b/w illus., maps. Ownership signature and date to title page. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4751) £10.00

197. White, Jerry.: Zeppelin Nights: London in the First World War London: The Bodley Head, 2014. 1st. edn. x, 356pp. Numerous b/w photos., end-paper maps. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3765) £8.50

198. White, Ken.: The Churchyard of St. Mary the Virgin, Lewisham. London: The Author, 1992. 1st. edn.  61pp. Numerous sketches by the author. Signed by the author on half-title. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5941) £10.00

199. Whitfield, Peter.: London: a life in maps. London: The British Library, 2006. 1st. P/B edn. 208pp. Numerous cold. and sepia illus. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4013) £6.50

200. Whynne-Hammond, Charles.: English Place-names Explained. Newbury: Countryside Books, 2007. Reprint. 256pp. B/w photos. Pictorial card overs a trifle rubbed on corners and with a small tear in bottom edge of back panel. Otherwise, a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5843) £6.00

201. 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

202. Williams,Guy R.: London in the Country: the growth of suburbia. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1987. 1st. edn. x,191pp. Numerous b/w illus., maps. Binding very slightly cocked. Price-clipped d/w. A clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5930) £6.00

203. Zwart, Pieter: Islington: a history and guide London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1973 1st. edn. 183 pp. 53 b/w illus., fold-out map. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1298) £10.00