Consecration of The Cathedral Church of Saint Michael Coventry
Publisher, 1962 Later Edition. Binding: Softcover. Book Condition: A Very Good - Book. The form and Order of the Service. Packed weight 500g Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1.25 kilos. Category: Theology & Religion ; Inventory No: 0020218. (Book ref. 0020218) £6.00
Billie Whitelaw...Who He
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1995. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0340606207 Bright unclipped pictorial dustjacket, no previous ownership markings, xii + 272 pages, 40 b/w photo illustrations, list of principal performances in theatre, film, televsion and radio, index; the life story of an uneducated girl from wartime Coventry, brought up in Bradford, who became one of Olivier's leading ladies at the National Theatre, and the muse of Samuel Beckett. (Book ref. 6614) £4.00
Lady Godiva sculpture by J. Thomas in the Exhibition of the Royal Academy
Illustrated London News: 25th May 1861 sculpture of Lady Godiva on horseback, good condition. (Book ref. 15119) £10.00
illustrated particulars of the kenilworth castle estate warwickshire extending to nearly 2,800 acres for Sale by Auction by Humbert & Flint 27th June 1917 Craven Arms Hotel Coventry
Paperback Humbert & Flint 1917 47 Folio All items in stock -posted First Class on day of order (if received before 4.00pm) - expect next day delivery in UK, or within 3-6 working days for all non-UK destinations cover very worn creased and stained Poor (Book ref. 540475) £30.00
Bethlehem: A Choral Drama. The Libretto Adapted from the Coventry Nativity Play. (Curwen Edition 3624)
London: J. Curwen & Sons Ltd, 1948. Soft. Good. 4to Full vocal score. Includes a loose photograph of Boughton. Light cover wear, spine a little creased with small nick to head, small ink inscrips. to front cover and title page, else pp clean and tidy. (Book ref. 000760) £25.00
Coventry City a Complete Record 1883-1991
Breedon Books, 1991. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 0907969887 (Book ref. 001285) £30.00
STEAMING INTO BIRMINGHAM AND THE WEST MIDLANDS
WELLINGBOROUGH: W.D.WHARTON, 1997. 1st. Cloth. VG/VG. Landscape 4to 1899597042 Good photo album of railways and locomotives in Birmingham and the West Midlands mainly 1950s and 60s. 212 plates, c.180pp. VG copy in dw. (Book ref. 004016) £19.50
The Victoria History of the County of Warwick (Warwickshire), volume VIII (8), the city of Coventry and Borough of Warwick.
Oxford University Press, 1969. First edition (hardback), volume eight. 4to, xxiv, 583pp. Frontispiece, plates, text illustrations. Original red cloth, gilt titling and decoration to the spine, gilt design to the front board, dustwrapper. The book and the dustwrapper are in excellent condition, although the dustwrapper has been covered in adhesive laminate to preserve it. This volume covers the city of Coventry and the Borough of Warwick. ISBN 0197227341 (Book ref. 26977) £40.00
Old Coventry and Lady Godiva being some flowers of Coventry history gathered and arranged,
London, Cornish Brothers Limited, Undated, Undated Edition: Hardback, grey bds., black titles, 140 x 220 mm., 600 g., 272 pp. with Index, illustrated frontis., original dw., unclipped, worn and torn with loss, ring marks to front and rear of dw., Poor/VG copy. (Book ref. 9616) £20.00
Atlas of Historic Towns : Volume 2: Bristol, Cambridge, Coventry, Norwich
John Hopkins University Press, 1975. First Edition. Hard Back. Very Good/No Jacket. 0801817536 Elephant folio, very good with some rubbing/wear to covers. Extra postage required outside Europe. Maps and plans for each town. (Book ref. 008961) £120.00
Autograph Letter Signed "Herbert Read", writer on art, to [Hugh] Massingham, journalist and editor, about a commisssion to wriite an essay on Coventry Patmore's works..
[Headed] 9 Tipperlin Road, Edinburgh, 2 June 1932. One page, 12mo, good condition. ( Iwill try my hand at [Coventry] patmore, & am rather glad it is Patmore instead of Thomson, because he has so much more positive values. And I will try & get the essay done by June 21, though your brother in his original letter said June 30, which is rather better. I agree to the rate of payment, & though I don't press it, should be glad of payment on acceptance because I have to put other work aside to do the essay." (Book ref. 10762) £65.00
Fire In Coventry
Hodder & Stoughton, 1964 First Edition 95pp, paperback, slight foreedge foxing but internal very clean, Good reading copy The second book in a series seeking to interpret the significance of Coventry Cathedral. Written by the Coventry Diocesan Missioner, it's an account of how the people prep (Book ref. 46599) £7.00
Coventry: Its History and Antiquities
1870 "Published by John Russell Smith, London and William Frederic Taunton, Coventry, 1870, 1st edition. Full leather binding. Replacement leather spine. Five raised bands to spine, gilt lettering on red leather patch to compartment two. Geometric gilt borders to front and rear covers. Aeg. 11.25ins x 9ins, marbled endpapers, xviii, 424pp plus 54 plates and a folding map. Two of the plates are folding and one is coloured. Folding map has been laid down and has minor loss along the crease where it folds. The folding plate of Lady Godiva has also been laid down but shows small amount of loss where it folds. A well preserved VG copy. Nb heavy book (2.4k pre-packing) please contact seller for postage quote." (Book ref. 39345) £175.00
Kate Coventry an Autobiography
London: W. Thacker & Co., 1901. Illustrated by Brock H. M.. Limited Edition. Buckram. Good/No Dustwrapper. 8vo This book is volume 17 of the works of G. J. Whyte-Melville. One of 1050 copies in this edition. 316 pages, very occational foxing, with 10 illustrations including a coloured frontis. t.e.g. other edges are untrimmed. Tightly bound in maroon buckram with gilt titles on the faded spine & small gilt design of saddle and other riding equipment. Book label pasted to the inside of the front cover for Hams Hall, Warwickshire. (Book ref. 034452) £12.00
The Visit of His Holiness Pope John Paul II to England & Wales 1982 Coventry, Sunday 30th May 1982 Official Souvenir Mass Book & Programme
Alton, Hants: Redemptorist Publications, 1982. 1st. Pictorial Card. Very Good +/No Dustjacket. 4to A large, 11 3/4" by 8 1/4 ", card covered booklet with a coloured drawing by D. Bellott on the front cover. 32 pages. A tidy, tight, book with some vague dustiness caught on the texture of cover card surface and one very small pale brown spot above the gilt titles on the front cover. (Book ref. 022736) £20.00
The Vision or Hell, Purgatory and Paradise of Dante Alighieri
London New York Toronto Melbourne: Henry Frowde Oxford University Press, 1910. Illustrated by Flaxman, John. Half Leather. Good/No Dustjacket. 12mo A Bablake School prize book with the school emblem in bright gilt on the front cover and a prize presentation label on the inside of the front cover. A half leather binding with a five ribbed spine in a poor state and the two top cover corners worn through. The front cover is just about holding on. The body of the book is very tight. The endpapers and page edges are marbled. The frontspiece portrait engraving and it's tissue guard has some foxing . The rest of the book is very crisp and clean . The book begins with forty five pages containg with a list of illustrations, followed by a preface, a 28 page life of Dante, a four and a half page "Chronological view of the age of Dante ". pages 1-357 are the illustrated text translation with 100 in-text illustrations by John Flaxman. Page 358 -560 pages are notes pages. .Page 561 -578 are an index of proper names. (Book ref. 014725) £60.00
Coventry: Excavations on the Town Wall 1976-78.
Coventry City Council, 1986. First edition (softcover). 4to, [ii], 163pp. Text illustrations. Original printed card wrappers. This copy is in very good condition. Loosely inserted is a compliments slip from Coventry Museums, signed "with compliments, Mark", and a handwritten note reading "To I G R from M R, 2.9.86", suggesting that this copy is a presentation copy from Mark Redknap. ISBN 0901606294 (Book ref. 25382) £9.50
Coventry City, the Elite Era; a complete record.
Westcliff-on-Sea: Desert Island Books, 2001. Second edition (hardback). 8vo, 384pp. Original black cloth, dustwrapper. The book and the dustwrapper are in very good condition. ISBN 1874287511 (Book ref. 18125) £20.00
The vicinity of Leamington; a guide to the neighbouring towns of Warwick, Coventry, Stratford, Kenilworth and surrounding country.
Leamington: W Reeve, nd . First edition (hardback). 8vo, vii, 120pp, 4pp adverts. 4 engraved plates and a folding map of Warwickshire. Original green cloth, gilt titling to the front board, all edges gilt. A bright, very good copy. (Book ref. 18818) £45.00
Coventry-Solihull-Warwickshire - a strategy for the sub-region.
Coventry City Council, 1971. First edition. 4to, ix, 186pp. Text maps and figures, including many colour maps. Original laminated wrappers (softcover). The book is in very good condition. (Book ref. 13119) £20.00