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Image for Notices, Historical and Antiquarian of The Castle and Priory at Castleacre, in the County of Norfolk.

Notices, Historical and Antiquarian of The Castle and Priory at Castleacre, in the County of Norfolk.

By: The Rev. J. H. Bloom

Price: £57.50

Publisher: London, Pelham Richardson: 1843

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2305

Condition: Good


A rebacked copy with the original spine well laid down. Wear and knocks to the corners of the otherwise good blind stamped boards. Small bookplate to the fp and with an extra 1773 copper engraved plate of the Priory tipped in. Tanning to the edges of the pages which are otherwise very good and with modest foxing to the etchings by Ninham. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xvi,312 pages View more info

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The History of Thetford, in the Counties of Norfolk and Suffolk, from the Earliest Accounts to the Present Time.

By: Thomas Martin

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, J. Nichols: 1779

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2310

Condition: Very Good


Full calf rebacked with the gilt decorated spine re-laid. Very well bound and with the boards in very good condition. Marbled endpapers unmarked and with the contents also all in very good clean condition. Nine of the ten copper engravings are placed as intended with that of the tomb of Sir Richard Fulmerston not present. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xviii,320,135,[1] pages View more info

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The History of Thetford, in the Counties of Norfolk and Suffolk, from the Earliest Accounts to the Present Time.

By: Thomas Martin

Price: £195.00

Publisher: London, J. Nichols: 1779

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k3102

Condition: Very Good


In full calf with gilt title on morocco to the spine. A rebacked copy, however, with the spine laid down. Front free endpaper is taped to the fp preventing cracking and is also joined in full to the frontispiece of Thomas Martin. Rear endpapers not cracked and have small label of The Book Surgeon to the rp, The copper engravings are all present and fine; and the text, with some staining to a small number of pages, is very good. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ;... View more info

Image for The Norwich Directory; Containing An Alphabetical List of the Principal Inhabitants, their Address, Profession, or Trade.  A Concise History of Norwich; Pointing out the most remarkable Places in it worthy the Attention of Strangers. [...]

The Norwich Directory; Containing An Alphabetical List of the Principal Inhabitants, their Address, Profession, or Trade. A Concise History of Norwich; Pointing out the most remarkable Places in it worthy the Attention of Strangers. [...]

By: Thomas Peck

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Norwich, J. Payne, Bookseller: c. 1801

Seller ID: k3454

Condition: Good


Half morocco modestly rubbed with marbled boards and title in gilt to the spine. A little wear to the edges and corners, and well bound. Engraved bookplate of P W Jewson to the fp. Contents with minor foxing and soiling to a few parts but largely fine. However the final page of the 'List of Carriers' is missing with the final entry being for Stowmarket. The folding map has been relaid and has some loss to the lower margins only, with the map being fine. A very nice... View more info

Image for Chronological Retrospect of the History of Yarmouth, containing nearly 2,000 local events, &c., from the year of our Lord 46 to 1870

Chronological Retrospect of the History of Yarmouth, containing nearly 2,000 local events, &c., from the year of our Lord 46 to 1870

By: William Finch Crisp

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Great Yarmouth, William Finch Crisp: 1871

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 001097

Condition: Good


Contemporary red cloth binding with a little staining and wear. Cracking to the rear endpaper and slight cracking to the front endpaper - both with spotting and staining. Largely clean inside with a little light spotting. 8vo, 80pp View more info

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The History and Antiquities of Castle Rising, Norfolk

By: William Taylor

Price: £75.00

Publisher: King's Lynn; London, W. Taylor; J. Masters: 1850

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000918

Condition: Good


In an original green binding with some fading, staining and wear plus nicks to the spine. Owner signature to endpaper. Heavy cracking between the subscriber list and page 1 with less significant cracking in a couple of other parts. Light staining to the plates with the text very clean. Includes single sheet addenda bound in before the index. Plus loose plate of Castle Rising Castle published 1813 by Longman & co. for Architectural Antiquities of Great Britain. 4to,... View more info

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The Antiquities of King's Lynn. Norfolk.

By: William Taylor

Price: £145.00

Publisher: King's Lynn; London, J. Thew; Simpkin and Marshall: 1844

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2802

Condition: Near Fine


Half calf with light wear and with 4 gilt decorated bands to the spine which has title, author and publication date also in gilt. Fine marbled boards, page edges and endpapers. Well bound and with the text in fine condition. The engraved tissue guarded plates are all present but have moderate foxing. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; viii,158,[2] pages View more info

Image for Excursions in the County of Norfolk comprising a brief historical and topographical delineation of every town and village; together with descriptions of the residences of the nobility and gentry, remains of antiquity [...]

Excursions in the County of Norfolk comprising a brief historical and topographical delineation of every town and village; together with descriptions of the residences of the nobility and gentry, remains of antiquity [...]

By: [Anon.]

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown: 1818

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k283

Condition: Good


Recently rebound 2 volumes in 1 in brown and green cloth with title on paper to the spine. New endpapers. All plates and maps are present. The map of Norfolk is worn with tears and a small amount of loss and also has an owners details in ink to the verso. Some loss and soiling to the title page plate. The plates and map of Norwich are in good to very good condition with some soiling and foxing present and a small amount of wear to some. Light foxing to the text wi... View more info

Image for The Norfolk & Norwich Remembrancer, and vade mecum; containing, 1st. A Brief Description of the City and County. 2d. A Chronological Retrospect of the most Remarkable Events which have occurred in Norfolk & Norwich during the Eighteenth Century; [...]

The Norfolk & Norwich Remembrancer, and vade mecum; containing, 1st. A Brief Description of the City and County. 2d. A Chronological Retrospect of the most Remarkable Events which have occurred in Norfolk & Norwich during the Eighteenth Century; [...]

By: [Anon.]

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Norwich, Stevenson and Matchett: [1801]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k1042

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


The 1st edition in a modern blue cloth binding with title in gilt to the front and with the original worn marbled paper wraps bound in. The title on laid down orange card is faint and barely readable. Inside is a single red ink number mark beside a pencil list of towns and populations but the contents are near fine. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; viii,80,[2] pages View more info

Image for History and Description of the Cathedral Church Norwich. [...]

History and Description of the Cathedral Church Norwich. [...]

By: [Anon.]

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Norwich, Charles Muskett: 1842

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2813

Condition: Good


The printed paper covers are soiled but have clear lettering only minor edge wear. Signature inside the cover and with the text in very good condition. The seven engravings have light to moderate foxing with the exception of the frontispiece which is more heavily stained. The was originally published as part of Winkle's Cathedrals but was later available separately with printed wrappers. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; [2],81-96,5-30 p... View more info

Image for An Account of the Corporation of Beccles Fen, in the County of Suffolk, with a translation of their Charter, and copies of other documents relating to the said Corporation.  Drawn up in the year 1807 for the use of the Corporation.

An Account of the Corporation of Beccles Fen, in the County of Suffolk, with a translation of their Charter, and copies of other documents relating to the said Corporation. Drawn up in the year 1807 for the use of the Corporation.

By: [Anon.]

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Beccles, Jarman: 1826

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2917

Condition: Fine


Half morocco with clean brown cloth boards. Title in gilt to the spine which has 2 raised bands. Nicely bound with grey endpapers and ex libris bookplate to the fp laid over another. Contents in fine conditon and blank page at the rear has inked list of Governors of Beccles Free School since 1837. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 82,[2] pages View more info

Image for Excursions in the County of Norfolk, comprising a brief historical and topographical delineation of every town and village; [...] In Two Volumes. Vol. I. [and] Vol. II.

Excursions in the County of Norfolk, comprising a brief historical and topographical delineation of every town and village; [...] In Two Volumes. Vol. I. [and] Vol. II.

By: [Thomas Cromwell Kitson]

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown: 1818

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k3194

Condition: Very Good


Two volume set in full black morocco with blindstamped gilt decoration to the borders of the upper and lower boards. Four raised bands to the spines which also have slightly faded gilt decoration and title. Well bound with engraved bookplate of Samuel rigby to each fp. New ffep to both. Volume one has 53 plates (& title) plus a folding map of Norfolk. Volume two has 36 plates (& title) plus a folding plan of Norwich. These are in very good condition despite some mo... View more info