Radnorshire Volunteers A Regimental History of Radnorshire 1539-1968
Territorial and Auxiliary Forces Association, 1968. First Edition. Original Card. Very Good. 143pp, illus, small stain on front cover otherwise very good condition (Book ref. 004638) £55.00
Secret Memoirs of the Court of the Empress Josephine, With Ancdotes of the Courts of Navarre and Malmaison, By Madame Ducrest;
London, Grolier, nd ( c 1890's); Secret Court Memoirs 15. Edition De Luxe. Limited to One Thousand Copies. In Three Volumes, this is Volume III only. Good+ condition. xii, 334pp with tissue guarded frontis. plus 6 other tissue guarded illustrations. Attractive Rickards of Old Radnor bookplate on front pastedown. Fore & bottom edge untrimmed. Top Edge gilt. Green boards, spine darkened with browned paper title on spine. (Book ref. 17483) £28.00
Secret Memoirs of the Courts of Louis XV and XVI. Taken from the Memoirs of Madam Du Mausset, Lady's Maid to Madame De Pompadour, and from the Journal of the Princess Lamballe. Volume 1;
London, Grolier Society, nd ( c 1890's); Secret Court Memoirs 7. Edition De Luxe. Limited to One Thousand Copies. In Two Volumes, this is Volume One only. Good condition. Hardback. x, 346pp with tissue guarded frontis plus 4 other tissue guarded illustrations. Small light moisture mark on bottom corners of a few pages. Internal hinge cracked, repaired with clear archival tape. Attractive Rickards of Old Radnor bookplate on front pastedown. Fore & bottom edge untrimmed. Top Edge gilt. Green boards, spine darkened with browned paper title on spine. (Book ref. 17482) £22.00
Memoirs of Henri IV. King of France and Navarre, By the Court Historian of Louis XIV;
London, Grolier Society, nd ( c 1890's); Secret Court Memoirs 1. Edition De Luxe. Limited to One Thousand Copies. Good+ condition. Hardback. xxiii, 405pp with tissue guarded frontis, Original etching by Mercier, plus 5 other tissue guarded illustrations by various artists. Attractive Rickards of Old Radnor bookplate on front pastedown. Fore & bottom edge untrimmed. Top Edge gilt. Green boards, faded in places, with paper title on spine. (Book ref. 17481) £36.00
Mid Wales: The Counties of Brecon, Radnor & Monmtgomery - A Shell Guide
London: Faber, 1960. First edition. VG HB in yellow cloth boards, in VG dj, price 15s not clipped. 87pp with colour title-page, b/w photos throughout and 3 pages of full-colour maps. Pages clean, bright & tight with no inscriptions. (Book ref. 66008) £65.00
Radnorshire ( Cambridge County Geographies )
Cambridge at the University Press, 1912. 1st. Cloth Covered Hardback. Fair/No Dustwrapper. 12mo A tight pale green cloth covered hardback with black titles on the front & along the spine. The front endpapers are a Physical Map of Radnor. The back endpapers are a Geological map of Radnor. An interior of 156 pages with some smudges in the margins illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings and maps. The corners are stained on the front endpapers & the bottom corner from the back cover reducing in size back to page 147. The book is musty. (Book ref. 037295) £15.00
The Nature of Central Wales the Wildlife and Ecology of Powys Incorporating the Original Counties of Montgomery, Radnor and Brecon
Buckingham: Barracuda Books Limited, 1989. Limited. Imitation Leather. Fine/Very Good +. 4to 0 86023 275 1 Limited Edition One of the The Nature of Britain Series. Number 406 of the Limited Edition. The Green imitation leather covers have one vague dent in the edge o/w as new and without owner's inscriptions. The unclipped dustwrapper has fading in the spine area and a very little rubbing on the top spine edge and top turnover corners. (Book ref. 010791) £24.00
Catalogue of the Earl of Radnor's collection of pictures.
Longford Castle: privately printed, 1928. Fifth edition (softcover). 8vo, 64pp. 4 plans. Original printed card wrappers. Covers scuffed and chipped, title page foxed, contents very good. Overall, this copy is in good minus condition. Three photographs - presumably of Longford castle - have been pasted to blank preliminary pages. (Book ref. 25485) £10.00
RETURN OF OWNERS OF LAND IN RADNOR IN 1873. Radnor section giving names of owners who owned more than an acre, address, extent of lands, and rental.
1875. Folio, 9pp, disbound. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include FAMILY HISTORY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK72-3431) £9.00
AN ACT for Vesting the settled Estates of Thomas Grove the elder, and Thomas Grove the younger.... in Trust to be sold and for laying out the Monies arising from such Sale in the purchase of other Estates....
1814. 12pp, disbound, including brief schedule. Pages rather brittle along one edge. Act of Parliament. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK29-2933) £12.00
AN ACT for vesting the legal Estate in Premises in the Counties of Radnor and Kent, the Property of Samuel Lewin, upon the Uses declared thereof....
1814. 16pp., small folio, disbound. Paper slightly browned in parts. Act of Parliament. Concerns the Lewin and Pollard families. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include GENERAL [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK29-2772) £8.00
ORDNANCE SURVEY MAP Sheets 178, 179, 195, 196.
1910. Scale 1" to 1 mile. Size 25" x 37", mounted on linen and folding into 4to cloth endpapers with Stanford label. Four main railway lines coloured in different colours, stations neatly named in red ink. Covers Rhayader, Builth, Lampeter. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include WALES [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK29-2415) £20.00
THE NEW RADNOR BRANCH
WILD SWAN, 1992. 1st. Card Covers. VG. 4to 1874103062 Well illustrated account of this delightful GWR branch line in the Welsh Marches from Kington to New Radnor. 60pp, photos, plans etc. VG copy in card covers, slightly browned on edges. Uncommon. (Book ref. 007007) £16.95
THE NATURE OF CENTRAL WALES. THE WILDLIFE AND ECOLOGY OF POWYS INCORPORATING THE ORIGINAL COUNTIES OF MONTGOMERY,RADNOR AND BRECON.
1988. pp.176,illus.colour and b.& w.,maps,4to..1st and only edition. No.339 of a limited edition. A fine hardback copy in a fine dust-wrapper. (Book ref. 310) £20.00
THE NATURE OF CENTRAL WALES The Wildlife and Ecology of Powys Incorporating the Original Counties of Montgomery Radnor and Brecon
Barracuda Books, 1990. 1st edn 2nd imp. 4to. Original gilt lettered green cloth (Fine), dustwrapper (Fine). Pp. 172 (no inscriptions), illus with coloured and b&w plates and drawings. (Book ref. 54351) £10.00
The Family History of Thomas Jones the Artist of Pencerrig Radnorshire
Paperback J D Lewis & Son 1970 84 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 creased previous owner's name in Good (Book ref. 538411) £12.00
MARCHING TO ZION Radnorshire Chapels
Cadoc, 1990. Oblong 8vo. Original pictorial card covers (softback) (Fine). Pp. 164 (no inscriptions), illus with coloured and b&w photos. (Book ref. 54232) £12.00
Radnor. Sheet Number 49
Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1968 Fldg. Map with Card Covers. Library markings including shelf reference on fold and library stamps o/w V.g. [Reprint of the First Edition of the One-Inch Ordnance Surveyof England and Wales]. (Book ref. 26156) £6.00
Church organs: their position and construction. With an appendix, containing some account of the mediaeval organ case still existing at Old Radnor, South Wales.
London: Rivingtons, 1872. Fo. [iv], 26pp, plates, text illustrations, text plans. Later half-style black cloth incorporating original boards with printed paper label to front board. Boards rubbed and worn; occasional very light spotting. (Book ref. 42475) £68.00
The New Forest. Foreword by Lord Radnor. [Second and Best Edition]
Phoenix House,  8vo., Second Edition, with a coloured frontispiece, 38 monochrome plates on 19, and 12 illustrations in the text; green cloth, gilt back, a near fine copy in the dust wrapper. Revised version of the original edition of 1960. (Book ref. 18238) £18.00