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ARLOTT, JOHN (WITH REX COWAN AND FRANK GIBSON.)
Island Camera. The Isles of Scilly in the Photography of the Gibson Family.
Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1983. 2nd ed. ".. for those who know the islands it adds a valuable extra dimension, and many visitors have found it a delightful companion for their explorations." 24.3cms. x 19cms. Pp. 112, frontis, b/w photographs throughout. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w. VG/VG.
-- Chilton Books -- Book number: 23722
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 13.34 | JP¥ 1513]
Keywords: Arlott Cowan Gibson Island Camera Isle Scilly Photography Gibson Family 20104 British Topography
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ARLOTT, JOHN
Island Camera: The Isles of Scilly in the photography of the Gibson Family
(David and Charles, 1972) Written in collaboration with Rex Cowan and Frank Gibson. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Hardback. Boards and fly leaf slightly soiled, otherwise good + in torn dustwrapper. 110pp. ISBN: 0715357743
-- Naomi Symes Books -- Book number: A10434
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 13.34 | JP¥ 1513]
Keywords: 0715357743, Isles of Scilly, Gibson family, families, islands, photos, photography, photographs, Scillonians, ships, shipping, coasts, coastal, sea birds, Victorian, twentieth century, Edwardian, nineteenth century, 19th
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PAUL ASHBEE
Bant's Carn, St. Mary's Isles of Scilly. An Entrance Grave Restored and Reconsidered
Card covers. reprinted from the Cornish Archaeology No. 15, . Good condition.
-- Jane Seabrook -- Book number: 28114
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 13.34 | JP¥ 1513]
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BADDELEY, M. J. B.; WARD, C. S.
South Devon (Including W. Dorset Coast from Weymouth) and South Cornwall with a Full Description of Dartmoor and the Scilly Isles (Thourough Guide Series)
London, Dulau & Co. 1902. Hardcover. Used, Hardcover in good condition. No jacket. Sixth edition, revised. Twenty-two maps and plans by Bartholomew. Boards are marked. Spine is sunned. Leading corners, edges and spine ends are bumped and worn. Page block and pages are tanned and marked. Minor tears on one or two pages. Binding remains intact. Contents remain clear. HCW. Good/No Dust Jacket.
-- PsychoBabel Books -- Book number: 449419
GBP 19.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.75 US$ 25.34 | JP¥ 2874]
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C. S. WARD AND M. J. B. BADDELEY
South Devon and South Cornwall with a Full Description of Dartmoor and the Isles of Scilly
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd., Warwick House, Salisbury Square, London Ninth Revised Edition. Hard back binding in publisher's original deep blackcurrant cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine, black lettering to the upper panel, yellow end paper maps. 8vo. 6½'' x 4½''. Contains [vi] 320 printed pages of text with 26 colour fold-out maps and plans. One map loose with tape repair, spine not faded and in Good clean condition.
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.67 | JP¥ 1210]
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BADDELEY, M.J.B. AND WARD, C.S.
Thorough Guide Series : North Devon (including West Somerset} and North Cornwall from Exmoor to the Scilly Isles with a Description of the Various Approaches
London, Dulau & Co., 1897. Seventh Edition Revised. Hardback, Good. 8pp coach services and golf club details, xvi,160pp. 4pp catalogue for Bartholomew maps. 100pp adverts. Red cloth gilt. .
-- Orangeberry Books -- Book number: 2920
GBP 18.20 [Appr.: EURO 20.75 US$ 24.28 | JP¥ 2753]
Keywords: Over14; Travel and Topography;
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E. BALME
Seagull Morning. The Cornwall of my Childhood.
"Tabb House, [Padstow, 1990]" "8vo., First Edition, with plates; original pictorial wrappers, a very good, clean copy."
-- Island Books -- Book number: 21639
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.34 | JP¥ 605]
Keywords: "topography, cornwall,"
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BEATTIE, JOHN
Lifeboats to the Rescue
Newton Abbot, David and Charles. 1980, First Edition. (ISBN: 0715381032). Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A near Fine unmarked copy with near Fine dustjacket. 25 photographs. John Beattie knows many of the brave crews of the lifeboat stations around the United Kingdom, and has selected 16 of their most notable and courageous 'services' which he tells in exciting narrative. Choosing one rescue from each, from stations as far apart as the Isles of Scilly and Shetland to Ireland, and, having got each story first-hand there is a strong sense of actuality. Near Fine/Near Fine.
-- Goldring Books -- Book number: 008492
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8 US$ 9.34 | JP¥ 1059]
Keywords: Lifeboat Rescues, Isles of Scilly, St Ives, Lerwick, Dover, Selsey, Guernsey, Walmer, Mumbles 0715381032
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BESANT, WALTER
Armorel of Lyonesse: a romance of the isles of Scilly
London, Chatto & Windus, 1949. Used - Good. VG hardback in Good dust jacket Reprint. Owner's inscription on front free end paper; front end paper lightly foxed; pages clean; binding tight; dust jacket worn & chipped at edges, with fraying at head of spine, & yellowed spine.
-- Cotswold Internet Books -- Book number: BOOKS136174I
GBP 9.55 [Appr.: EURO 11 US$ 12.74 | JP¥ 1445]
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BIRNAGE, ARTHUR
Acres of Daffodils. How They Are Grown In The Scilly Isles.
The Harmsworth London Magazine. London, 1899. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good. 4 Pages, with photographs. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not an offprint or a reprint. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Harmsworth London Magazine; Inventory No: 247931.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: 247931
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 13.34 | JP¥ 1513]
Keywords: BZDB395 Harmsworth London Magazine; Acres of Daffodils How They Are Grown In The Scilly Isles Arthur Birnage
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J.T. BLIGHT
Churches of West Cornwall; with Notes of Antiquities of the District. Second Edition.
"Parker & Co., 1885" "8vo., Second Edition, with very numerous woodcut illustrations (by the author) in the text, title very lightly spotted; cloth, boards with multiple frame border in blind enclosing title lettered in gilt, gilt back, uncut, black endpapers, a very good, clean copy. First published in 1865, collecting a series of essays written for the Gentleman's Magazine between 1862 and 1864."
-- Island Books -- Book number: 26346
GBP 58.00 [Appr.: EURO 65.75 US$ 77.36 | JP¥ 8774]
Keywords: "mstock, topography, cornwall, penwith, churches, ecclesiology, english church architecture"
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J.T. BLIGHT
A Week at the Land's End. Week at the Land's End.
"Longman Green Longman & Roberts, 1861" "8vo., First Edition, with engraved frontispiece (original tissue guard present), engraved title vignette, 10 engraved plates and very numerous woodcut illustrations in the text; original green cloth, boards elaborately framed and blocked in blind, very neatly rebacked with old backstrip gilt laid down, brown endpapers, uncut, a most attractive, bright, clean copy. With 32pp publisher's catalogue bound in at rear. Scarce, especially in this condition."
-- Island Books -- Book number: 20433
GBP 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.5 US$ 24.01 | JP¥ 2723]
Keywords: "topography, cornwall, land's end, penzance, zennor, gurnard"
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J.T. BLIGHT
A Week at the Land's End.
"Lake & Lake, Truro, 1876" "8vo., Second Edition, with an engraved frontispiece (original tissue guard browned but present), engraved title-vignette, 10 engraved plates, very numerous engraved illustrations in the text and a tinted folding map, (sadly) wanting front free endpaper; original decorative cloth blocked in gilt and black, gilt back, one small patch of fading on front cover else a remarkably bright, clean copy. First published in 1861 and scarce in this condition. Anderson, p.73"
-- Island Books -- Book number: 5501
GBP 46.00 [Appr.: EURO 52.25 US$ 61.36 | JP¥ 6959]
Keywords: "topography, cornwall"
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BOARD OF TRADE
Copy of All Correspondence Which Has Taken Place between the Board of Trade, Trinity House and Mr. Augustas Smith, Relating to the Cases of Abram Stevens, the "A.Z. " Pilot Cutter and the Poundage Charged on Earnings Other Than Those of Pilotage at Scilly
London, House of Commons. 1870. 16pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. HC 73. Title continues "from the 7th day of June 1869 to the 3rd day of February 1870 inclusive." A very clean copy.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 164041
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 20.01 | JP¥ 2269]
Keywords: Bevkkk, British Parliamentary Paper Pilotage Scilly Islands " Isles of Scilly" Correspondence Board Trade, Trinity House History, Superannuated Pilots Shipping History, Navigation, Shipping, Tresco Abbey, Cornwall, Elder Brethren Local History Interest
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BOARD OF TRADE
Copy of All Correspondence with the Board of Trade and the Trinity House Relating to the Refusal of a License to the "Atlantic" Pilot Cutter of the Scilly Islands. ,
London, House of Commons. 1869. 7pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. HC 105. "Atlantic" Pilot Cutter. Neat library mark. Grubbying and foxing to title wrappers.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 170414
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 US$ 16.01 | JP¥ 1815]
Keywords: Bevkkk, British Parliamentary Paper Pilotage Scilly Islands " Scilly Islands" Correspondence Board Trade, Trinity House History Pilot Licenses Shipping History, Navigation Navigational History Scilly Isles Islands Shipping,
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BODMIN
"The Story of the Parish Church of St. Petroc, Bodmin. BRIGHT, CLEAN COPY"
"British Publishing Company, Gloucester, [c. 1950]" "8vo., with photographs in the text; printed wrappers, a very good, bright, clean copy."
-- Island Books -- Book number: 24850
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 8 | JP¥ 908]
Keywords: "topography, cornwall, bodmin, st. petroc"
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GUIDE BOOK
The Isles of Scilly Standard Guide Book 1955
1955, 1st issue thus. Soft cover. Book, With large scale folding map. Super photos, and delightful adverts!. Very Good.
-- Green Meadow -- Book number: 022720
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 13.34 | JP¥ 1513]
Keywords: General::H to M
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BORLASE, WILLIAM
Observations on the Ancient and Present State of the Islands of Scilly
Oxford, 1966. Reprint. Hardcover. Fading to parts of spine dw, with small pieces missing around spine area, several small tears to some edges. ; 270x215mm; 48 pages. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket .
-- Lion Books -- Book number: 60974
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 28.5 US$ 33.35 | JP¥ 3782]
Keywords: Topography Scilly Isles
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JULIET DU BOULAY
Wrecks of the Isles of Scilly
Juliet Du Boulay. 1960. Paperback. Has some light general reading/shelfwear - otherwise, this is a clean, tight copy. Dispatch within 24hrs from the UK. Good.
-- Seagull Books -- Book number: 037199
GBP 12.49 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 US$ 16.66 | JP¥ 1890]
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BOWLEY, R L
The Fortunate Islands - A History Of The Isles Of Scilly
Bowley Publications, Reading, 1968, 6th edition. Cloth, dj, VG/G. 132pp, 1 b/w map, 13 b/w plates, index, dustjacket a little chiped & worn, contents sound. Hardback with dustjacket.
¶ A general history of the Scilly Isles.
-- Eastleach Books -- Book number: 4146
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.67 | JP¥ 1210]
Keywords: scilly, history, cornwall, topography
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BOWLEY, R.L.
The Fortunate Islands : A History of the Isles of Scilly
Reading, Bowley Publications Ltd. 1964, A New Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. "The Fortunate Islands by E.L. Bowley - this is the 5th edition revised & rewritten by R.L. Bowley in 1964". HARDCOVER WITHOUT DUST JACKET, 132 pages, illustrated, the interior/text is clear & clean, the pages & edges have yellowed a little & there are some faded patches & slight discolouration around the edges & corners of the boards. Packed securely, prompt dispatch. Good/No Jacket.
-- Discovery Bookshop -- Book number: 030096
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.67 | JP¥ 756]
Keywords: Isles of Scilly History
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E.L. BOWLEY:
The Fortunate Islands. The story of the Isles of Scilly
Scilly, W.P.Kennedy. 1949, Reprint. Hardcover, 12mo. Third edition. Preface by the secretary fo the Duchy of Cornwall. 178pp. Sellotape on one page at hinge. Green cloth with no dj. Spine a little sunned. VG. Very Good/No Jacket.
-- Pend Books -- Book number: 8290
GBP 2.00 [Appr.: EURO 2.5 US$ 2.67 | JP¥ 303]
Keywords: Scilly, Islands, English Topography Travel
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BOWLEY, E.L.
The Fortunate Islands: The Story of the Isles of Scilly
W.P.Kennedy. 1945, 1st Edition. Hardcover, 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Book, An almost fine book with no name - green cloth boards unmarked - A poor d/j unclipped with tears & loss to head of spine but protected by clear plastic jacket - Guaranteed posting 24hrs from St Ives in Cornwall ST41 Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Near Fine/Poor.
-- Collina Books -- Book number: 005145
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 US$ 12 | JP¥ 1362]
Keywords: Travel/Exploration,Isles of Scilly
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BOWLEY, R. L.:
The Fortunate Islands: A History Of The Isles Of Scilly.
Berkshire, Bowley Publications, 1968. 6th Ed., H/B blue cloth bds, VG++, sm. faded patch on front top edge, attractive blue and cream d/w, sm. chip out of top front edge otherwise VG, contents fine and tight with b/w photographs and maps. A sound copy of this book with chapters on: 'Antiquity', 'Lyonesse and King Arthur', 'Romans, Saxons and Vikings', 'Monks and the Middle Ages', 'The Godolphins', 'The Scillonians and Robert Maybee', 'The Smith Dynasty' and 'Wrecks, Local Customs Etc..'
-- Little Owl Books -- Book number: 2599
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.34 | JP¥ 605]
Keywords: Scilly Isles, Scillonian, Hesperides, Lyonesse, King Arthur, climate, birds, fauna, monks, middle ages, Godolphins, Star Castle, Civil War, Robert Maybee, Smith Dynasty, Flower Industry, wrecks.
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BOWLEY, E L
Fortunate Islands: The Story Of The Isles Of Scilly
Bowley Publications, UK, 1957. Fourth Edition, Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. [FOURTH EDITION DATED 1957 COMPLETE WITH DUST JACKET & SIGNED BY ARTIST [not the artist of this book] JOHN HAMILTON] 1957. Book - in Very Good green boards with gilt lettering - slight bumping to the extreme top corner of the front board & slight marking to the front board. Contents, Bookplate of 'Peter Garnier' to verso of front paste down & has a pencil inscription & signed by the artist John Hamilton, who was born in England in 1919, educated at Bradfield College & throughout World War II, he served in the British Army in India as a member of the Queen?s Royal Regiment. As a junior officer at the age of 24, he received the Military Cross for gallantry during active operations against the enemy. Following his army service, he began a business career and settled in 1961 on the island of Tresco in the Isles of Scilly, Cornwall, where he sketched and painted for relaxation. In 1972, after a bout with angina, he sold his business and began painting on a full-time basis. ? slight browning to the paste downs and end papers & slight browning to the extreme page edges otherwise clean, bright and tightly bound. Dust Jacket ? Good ? slight loss, tears and wear to the edges, small piece missing to the rear flap, all repaired to verso. *This is one of a collection of books from the estate of Jill & Geoffrey Garnier of Newlyn. Jill Garnier [1890 ? 1966] Jessie Garnier nee Blyth, always known as Jill, came to Newlyn to study at the Forbes school. There she met her future husband (and cousin) Geoffrey Garnier. Both Jill & Geoffrey became central figures in the later Newlyn School. The couple settled in Orchard Cottage, Newlyn, where they each had large studios built in the garden. It was here that Geoffrey worked as an etcher/engraver and producer of aquatints. Jill spent all the time she could painting or designing and create beautiful embroidered pieces but in those less liberated times she had to juggle her art with the demands of looking after children and running a house. Peter Garnier [1918 ? 1999] was their son who trained as a artist but became more famous as an author/journalist. Including a post card of the Island Hotel, Tresco, Isles of Scilly & two typed poems, The Reefs (Isles of Scilly) by ? & The Ballad of the 'Royal Ann' by Crosbie Garstin, The Sea-Lights (Isles of Scilly). Size: 8.75 inches tall by 5.5 inches. 143 which includes an index. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Travel & Places; Inventory No: F135-1067.
-- Cosmo Books -- Book number: F135-1067
GBP 9.99 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 13.32 | JP¥ 1511]
Keywords: BZDB395 Bowley Scilly Cornwall Cornish Hamilton Garnier Travel & Places; Fortunate Islands The Story Of The Isles Of Scilly E L Bowley
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