BARROWS IN THE PEAK DISTRICT - RECENT RESEARCH
(J. R. Collis, 1996) Large Demy 4to.laminated illustrated boards. i-x, 286pp. hardback, bw. ills. Fine. (Book ref. 10429) £10.00
FIFTY-SIXTH REPORT ON BARROWS.
Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association, 1937. 21 plates, pages numbered 75- 109, original wraps. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include DEVON - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK8-16) £8.00
WORTH'S DARTMOOR , Compiled from the Published Works of the Late R Hansford Worth , NEW EDITION
Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1981. 1st Ediiton. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG+. 220 x140mm Approx H/b , Dust Jacket , NearFINE/VG+, 3rd impression 1981of New edition Edited by GM Spooner , MBE MA & FS Russell FRS. INTRO; by Spooner. Compiled from the published works of the late R Hansford Worth. Well illustrated with 93 pages of b/w plates and 130 Figures 523pp - .An Epic work covering archaeology , physical geography , astonomy , ancient history etc.Maps to feps. Dartmoor a Natrtional Park.Preface,Notes, Foreword , 17 chpts , 9 appendices , general refs; locality refs; subject index. [settlers / granite / vegetation / dwarfed Oak woods / Hut circles / Pounds / Barropws etc / Stone circles , Menhirs etc / Blowing house / Tennants & commoners / Tracks ...] book fine but very small neat ink initails/date to top corner blank page - the reverse of fep hence near fine.Book itself is fine protected in D/j not clipped - minor handling & edgewear with light fade to spine.paper creaming. chunky heavy book- tight bindings , no annotion. Unfortunatley will incur extra postage for orders abroad. Pls see our image. (Book ref. 10566) £12.00
ARCHAEOLOGIA: or Miscellaneous Tracts relating to Antiquity. Volume 43.
London: Society of Antiquaries of London, 1871. With 39 plates, 567 + (1)pp, 4to, few minor marks to the original cloth, occasional foxing mainly to front and rear. Includes articles on:- English Discovery of the American Continent; Roman Remains at Duston in Northamptonshire; Ancient British Barrows; Excavations at Canterbury; Ancient Irish Works of Art known as Breac Moedog.... etc., etc. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include LOCAL HISTORY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK72-3523) £40.00
DIARY OF A DEAN. Being an Account of the EXAMINATION OF SILBURY HILL, and of the various Barrows and other Earthworks on the Downs of North Wilts, opened and investigated in the months of July and August 1849.
First edition. London: George Bell. 1851. With 36 plates, 48pp, later cloth, ex-lib., with label to front endpaper, stamp to title and number to foot of spine. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WILTSHIRE - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK72-2807) £30.00
THE POTTERY FROM THE LONG BARROW AT WEST KENNET, WILTS.
Printed for Private Circulation, Devizes: George Simpson, 1927. With 13 plates, textual illusts, 19pp, original qtr cloth printed paper boards, slightly darkened to top edge of boards. Very Scarce. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WILTSHIRE - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) - --- (Book ref. UK72-2710) £45.00
Dorset Natural History Society, Dorchester: 1959. Plates, illusts, folding maps, 192pp, 4to, recent cloth, ex- ref. lib. with label to pastedown and stamp to verso of title-page. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include DORSET - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK72-1675) £20.00
TWENTY-FOURTH, TWENTY-FIFTH, AND TWENTY-SIXTH ON BARROWS. 3 parts.
Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 1905-1907. All in the original printed wraps, wraps to one part is loose, partly faded, and slightly chipped. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include DEVON - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK72-1597) £6.00
Botany Birds Bugs and Barrows on the Isle of Wight
Isle of Wight County Press, U.K., 1969 Binding: Softcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket. The Jubilee History Of The Isle Of Wight Natural History And Archaeological Society 1919-1969. 63 pages in paper covers. Illustrated with black and white plates, diagrams and line drawings. Book - Very Good - slight marking and creasing to covers, previous owner's inscription to front cover. Dust Jacket - None. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 750gms-1kgm. Category: Archaeology; Inventory No: 99910840. (Book ref. 99910840) £7.00
Barrows in England and Wales.
Princes Risborough: Shire Publications, 1990 8vo Card Covers 3rd Edn. Illus. Maps. 64 pp. V.g. [Shire Archaeology]. (Book ref. 31157) £6.00
Scottish Archaeological Forum. Glasgow 1970
Edinburgh: T. and A. Constable, 1970 Sq. 8vo Card Covers. 101 pp. (Book ref. 12378) £7.00
The Dorset Natural History and Archaeology Society, 1959. H. Back. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Dark green cloth, titling in gilt. With folding maps at the rear. pp 192. (Book ref. 065141) £20.00
Sepulchra Exposita or An Account of the Opening of some Barrows with Remarks on Miscellaneous Antiquities Discovered in the Neighbourhood of Audley End, Essex.
Saffron Walden: G Youngman, 1848. Hardcover. Very Good. Original red blind stamped cloth with gilt titling and decoration, spine rebacked with hand written title, cloth slightly marked, 98pp, with illustrations and a pull-out plan. (Book ref. 013904) £75.00
British Barrows, a Record of the Examination of Sepulchral Mounds in Various Parts of England.
Oxford,1878, pp.xi,763. Original cloth with faded spine and just a little light wear, but a very good,sound,tight copy. (Book ref. 1451) £90.00
The Bronze Age Round Barrow in Britain:
(Phoenix House, 1960) Hardback. Ex library with minimal library stamps and markings, minor rubbing / wear to cloth, otherwise good. 222pp (Book ref. A15032) £29.95
Printed by Longmans, Dorchester for The Dorset Natural History and Archaeological Society:, 1959. With the aid of a grant from The Council for British Archaeology. Crown 4to., pp 192 and with a photographic frontispiece, 2 other full-page photographs, 6 figures and 5 fold-out maps at end. Flush cut in publisher's printed stiff wrappers (slightly soiled), a good copy. (Book ref. 2958) £25.00
Earthwork of England. Prehistoric, Roman, Saxon, Danish, Norman, Mediaeval
Macmillan, 1908 8vo., First Edition, with very numerous illustrations and a large folding map; original blue cloth, covers mildly age-soiled, case very slightly shaken else a very good, clean copy. Scarce standard reference (Book ref. 16921) £62.00
The Early Barrow Diggers
Shire Publications Aylesbury 1974 HB. Hardcover. Very Good. In the Folk Life Library. From William Stukeley to Pitt-Rivers, a tale of plunder and destruction. Signed by the author to the ffep. VG in slightly edge-worn but generally VG DJ. 126pp (Book ref. BYB9138) £9.20
Long Barrows in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight
1979 "Published by HMSO, London, 1979, 1st edition. Paperback. Illustrated, laminated card covers. 10.75ins x 8.5ins, xxxvi, 77pp. Photographic illustrations, sketch maps & groundplans within text. Tiny bit of rubbing to top of spine else VG." (Book ref. 37923) £10.00
An Inventory of the Ancient Monuments in GLAMORGAN. VOLUME 1: Pre-Norman. PART 1. THE STONE AND BRONZE AGES.
HMSO, Cardiff. 1976. 144 pp. with 10 plates and 36 figs. VG++/VG. Minor creasing to perimeter of d.w.; slight discoloration to dw.spine; bump to one base corner. Contents as new. (Book ref. 12730) £15.00