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  1. Adams (J.W.S) ULRIC AND ILVINA; A Tale of Happiness; and Miscellaneous Poems; Dedicated by Permission to the Right Worshipful the Mayor of Bristol, Francis Adams, Esq. 192pp, 12mo, original cloth, cloth slightly cockled to rear board, front inner hinge cracked though sound. Bristol: Thomas Kerslake & Co., Park Street. 1868. £14.00





  2. Appleby (John B) BRISTOL'S TRAMS REMEMBERED. their story 1875-1941, Plates, maps, 70pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial card covers, corner oftopcover creased, title-page spotty. Published by the author, Bristol: 1969. £7.00





  3. Appleby (John B), Butcher (Edward W.A), Gailey (T.H.W),X and others. THE PEOPLE'S CARRIAGE 1874 - 1974. The History of the Bristol Tramways Co. Ltd. Bristol Tramways & Carriage Co. Ltd. Bristol Omnibus Co. Ltd. Plates, maps, coloured frontis, 92pp. 4to, original pictorial laminated boards. Bristol Omnibus Co. Ltd., 1974. £8.00





  4. Arrowsmith (J.W),X printers BRISTOL The Western Gateway of the Old Country. A booklet from the Lord Mayor and Citizens of Bristol and their Kinsfolk across the Sea. Illusts, adverts, map, 64pp, sm 8vo, original printed wraps. J.W. Arrowsmith Ltd., Bristol: 1911. £5.00





  5. Arrowsmith Ltd,X printer OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE CITY OF BRISTOL. Illusts, adverts, lacks map ?, xxviii + (2) + 108 + (6)pp, original printed wraps, roy 8vo, small portion missing from foot of spine, short tear to top wrap, slight staining to wraps from staples, top outer hinge split for 2", with small portion missing from foot of spine. Published with the authority of the Lord Mayor and Corporation of the City and County of Bristol by J.W. Arrowsmith Ltd. Bristol: 1925. £10.00





  6. Arrowsmith Ltd,X printer OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE CITY OF BRISTOL. Illusts, adverts, folding map, xxxiv + 127pp, roy 8vo, original printed card covers, 1" missing from foot of spine, short split to top hinge. Published with the authority of the Lord Mayor and Corporation of the City and County of Bristol by J.W. Arrowsmith Ltd. Bristol: 1930. £12.00





  7. Arrowsmith Ltd,X printers OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE CITY OF BRISTOL. Illusts, adverts, folding map, xxxv + 119pp, roy 8vo, original printed wraps, top wrap slightly dusty. Published with the authority of the Lord Mayor and Corporation of the City and County of Bristol by J.W. Arrowsmith Ltd, Quay Street, Bristol: 1935. £10.00 --- See sample text
    * This is the Silver Jubilee number.






  8. Arrowsmith,X printer COBBLERS' TALE. With 10 plates, 62pp, sm 8vo, original wraps. J.W. Arrowsmith Ltd., Bristol: Revised Edition, 1958. £6.00
    * The story of G.B. Britton & Sons Ltd.






  9. Arrowsmith,X printer COBBLERS' TALE. With 20 plates, 100pp, sm 8vo, some marks to original wraps. J.W. Arrowsmith Ltd., Bristol: Revised (and enlarged) Edition 1963. £12.00
    * The story of G.B. Britton & Sons Ltd.






  10. Arthur (William) THE SUCCESSFUL MERCHANT: Sketches of the Life of Mr Samuel Budgett, late of Kingswood Hill. Engraved portrait frontis, vii + (i) + 290pp, original embossed cloth, small strip of cloth chipped from head of spine, frontis slightly foxed, otherwise a nice copy. London: Hamilton, Adams and Co., 1873. £12.00
    * 'Kngswood is not a bewitching place. Going out from Bristol, you find the road skirted by rough cottages, prolific of a rough population'






  11. Bantock (Anton),X drawn by BEDMINSTER'S VICTORIAN HERITAGE. The 19th Century Buildings and Street Furniture of Bristol's Famous Suburb. Illusts, 28pp, original pictorial paper covers. A Malago Society Publication, Bristol: c.1995. £8.00





  12. Barber (Ross) THE DRAMWAY. The old horse drawn railway path from Coalpit Heath to Willsbridge. Illusts, maps, 41pp, original pictorial card covers. Avon Industrial Buildings Trust, Bristol: 1986. £8.00





  13. Barker (Kathleen) ENTERTAINMENT IN THE NINETIES. Illusts, 20pp, original printed card covers, small area slightly rubbed to top cover. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1973. £4.00





  14. Bartlett (John) and Penny (John) BRISTOL'S VANISHED GEORGIAN ARMOURY and the Development of Armory Square, Easton. Plans, illusts, 22 leaves printed on one side only, 4to, with a plastic clip on spine. Fishponds Local History Society, Bristol: 2000. £12.00





  15. Beachcroft (S.P),X edited for Old Cliftonian Society CLIFTON COLLEGE REGISTER, 1862 to 1962. Centenary Edition. With 4 plates, lx + 507pp, original cloth. J.W. Arrowsmith Ltd., Bristol: 1962. £12.00





  16. Beddow (Neil),X editor AT HOME ON THE SLOPES A history of Hartcliffe and Withywood. Illusts, 129pp, original pictorial card covers. ACTA Community Theatre, 2002. £12.00





  17. Bedminster Non-Political Ratepayers' Protection Association THE RATEPAYER. Bristol, Ancient and Modern Its Municipalities, Rascalities, Commonalities, & Generalities, Apart from Personalities. No 1, March 1875. Pamphlet, 20pp, original wraps, spine worn, ink note on top wrap. Bedminster Non-Political Ratepayers' Protection Association. Bristol: March, 1875. £14.00
    * Only vol 1, No 2 is mentioned in Mathews's Bristol Bibliography.






  18. Beeson (Anthony) BRISTOL CENTRAL LIBRARY AND CHARLES HOLDEN. A History and Guide. Illusts, some in colour, 56pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 2006. £9.00





  19. Belsey (James), Jenner (Michael),X and others MUDDLING THROUGH. BRISTOL IN THE FIFTIES. 96pp, original decorative covers, corners cut from top margins of last 2 leaves. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 1988. £4.00





  20. Bettey (J.H),X editor CALENDAR OF THE CORRESPONDENCE OF THE SMYTH FAMILY OF ASHTON COURT 1548 - 1642. xxvi + 217pp, original cloth. Volume 35. Bristol Record Society. 1982. £12.00





  21. Bettey (Joseph) THE FIRST HISTORIANS OF BRISTOL: WILLIAM BARRETT AND SAMUEL SEYER. With 4 plates, double-page map, 24pp, original printed card covers, top cover partly faded. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol: 2003. £4.00





  22. Bird (J. Edward) A COLLECTION OF SKETCHES AND ETCHINGS OF BRISTOL. Illusts in the text, 56pp, original wraps, short tear to top wrap, lacks approx. 1" portions from head and foot of spine. J. Edward Bird, 136 Wellington Hill West, Henleaze, Bristol: Revised Edition. 1956. £6.00





  23. Board (M.E.) THE STORY OF THE BRISTOL STAGE 1490 - 1925. Frontis, 57pp, 12mo, original cloth, top of boards damp marked, internally sound. The Fountain Press, London: (1925) £4.00





  24. Boore (Eric J) EXCAVATIONS AT TOWER LANE, Bristol. Illusts, plans, 34pp, original pictorial card covers. City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery and Bristol Threatened History Society, 1984. £4.00





  25. Borwick (F),X editor CLIFTON COLLEGE ANNALS AND REGISTER 1862-1925. With an Introduction by N. Whatley. Illusts and folding plan, cxxxi + 660pp, original cloth, rubbed, inscription 'snowpaked' on front pastedown. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, 1925. £9.00





  26. Bowman (W. Dodgson) BRISTOL. With 4 plates, 128pp, 12mo, original cloth, lightly rubbed to edges. London: Geoffrey Bles, c.1927. £4.00





  27. Brace (Keith) PORTRAIT OF BRISTOL. Photographs by W.E. Hall, 208pp, spine faded to dustwrapper, inscription on front endpaper. Robert Hale, London: 1971. £4.00





  28. Briggs (Daniel) THE BRISTOL POST OFFICE IN THE AGE OF ROWLAND HILL 1837-1864. Illusts, 22pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1983. £4.00





  29. Bristol & Avon Family History Society BRISTOL MARRIAGES 1800-1837. Part One. All Saints; Christchurch; St. John the Baptist; St. Mary le Port; St. Nicholas; St. Stephen. Illusts, (266)pp, original printed card covers. Bristol & Avon Family History Society, 1980. £10.00





  30. Bristol & Avon Family History Society BRISTOL MARRIAGES 1800-1837. Part Two. St. Augustine-the-less; St. George, Brandon Hill; St. Michael. Illusts, map, (206)pp, original printed card covers. Bristol & Avon Family History Society, 1982. £10.00





  31. Bristol & Avon Family History Society BRISTOL MARRIAGES 1800-1837. Part Four. St. James. Illusts, 360pp, original printed card covers. Bristol & Avon Family History Society, 1984. £10.00





  32. Bristol & Avon Family History Society BRISTOL MARRIAGES 1800-1837. Part Six. St. Paul's. Map, 328pp, card covers. Bristol & Avon Family History Society, 1987. £8.00





  33. Bristol & Avon Family History Society BRISTOL MARRIAGES 1800-1837. Part Seven. Bedminster. Illusts, 208pp, original printed card covers. Bristol & Avon Family History Society, 1991. £10.00





  34. Bristol Charities BRISTOL MUNICIPAL CHARITIES Their History and Constitution with Details of the Charities Administered by the Trustees.... 15pp, original printed card covers. Burleigh Press, Bristol: 1974. £4.00





  35. Bristol Commercial Rooms BRISTOL COMMERCIAL ROOMS. COPY OF RULES AND REGULATIONS, Established at a General Meeting of Subscribers, Held 25th July, 1811; With the Subsequent Alterations therein; and of Act of Parliament, 54 Geo. III. 12mo, 25pp, original plain wrappers. [Printed 1st of January, 1824, by order of the Committee and pursuant to the Resolutions of a General Meeting.] A. Brown, Printer, Bristol Mirror Office. £12.00





  36. Bristol Development Board BRISTOL: The Home of Prosperous Industry. Illusts, maps, 22pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Development Board, c.1930. £8.00





  37. Bristol Development Board DIRECTORY OF BRISTOL INDUSTRIES 1939. Illusts, 167pp, includes numerous local adverts, roy 8vo, original printed paper boards, rubbed to edges, lacks half of spine, private bookplate to front pastedown. Bristol Development Board, 1939. £10.00





  38. Bristol Development Board DIRECTORY OF BRISTOL INDUSTRIES 1937. Illusts, 164pp, includes numerous local adverts, roy 8vo, original printed paper boards, rubbed to edges, short split to top outer hinge, ex-lib with labels to front endpapers, and stamp to verso of title. Second Edition, Bristol Development Board, 1937. £14.00





  39. Bristol Docks Committee STATISTICS OF THE PORT OF BRISTOL. 28 leaves of tables, some of which are folded, with some statistics added in manuscript up to 1900. folio, original qtr cloth, paper boards, private ownership stamp to front pastedown. February, 1896. £14.00





  40. Bristol Festival Development Committee CITY AND COUNTY OF BRISTOL. FESTIVAL OF BRITAIN June 25th to July 28th, 1951. Souvenir Handbook. Illusts, 32pp, roy 8vo, original printed wraps. City and County of Bristol: 1951. £8.00





  41. Bristol Naturalists' Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE BRISTOL NATURALISTS' SOCIETY New Series, Volume 8, Part 1. Folding plan, textual illusts, 72pp, original printed wrappers, spine chipped to head and foot, partly faded. Printed for the Society. Bristol: 1896. £4.00
    * Includes articles on Ancient British Remains near Long Ashton, Somerset; British Jurassic Brachiopoda, etc.






  42. Bristol Naturalists' Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE BRISTOL NATURALISTS' SOCIETY Fourth Series, Volume 4, Part 1. With 4 plates, textual illusts, 103pp, original printed wrappers, partly faded, slightly chipped to head and foot of spine. Printed for the Society. Bristol: 1914. £5.00
    * Includes articles on Geological Researches in the Bristol District; Carboniferous Limestone of the District between Over and Tytherington, etc.






  43. Bristol Naturalists' Society ANNUAL REPORT AND PROCEEDINGS OF THE BRISTOL NATURALISTS' SOCIETY Fourth Series, Volume 7, Part 2. Plates, pages numbered 73-144, original printed wrappers, partly faded. Arbroath: Printed for the Society. 1930. £4.00
    * Includes articles on Limestone Scenery; Fossil Shells and Some Problems of Evolution, etc.






  44. Bristol Naturalists' Society,X edited by A.J. Willis 1967 PROCEEDINGS OF THE BRISTOL NATURALISTS' SOCIETY Volume 31 Part 4. Plates, textual illusts, pages numbered 337-456pp, original printed wrappers are slightly dusty, and slightly curled at corners. Printed for the Society. Bristol: Burleigh Press, 1968. £4.00
    * Includes the usual reports on the local geology, botany, ornithology, insects and fauna and papers on Geology of Portbury area; Fullers's Earth Sections in the South Cotswolds; Bristol Diamonds; Lepidoptera on Mendip, etc.






  45. Bristol Naturalists' Society,X edited by R.A Avery 1975 PROCEEDINGS OF THE BRISTOL NATURALISTS' SOCIETY Volume 35. With plate and textual illusts, 112pp, original printed wrappers. Printed for the Society. Bristol: Burleigh Press, 1976. £4.00
    * Includes the usual reports on the local geology, botany, ornithology, insects and fauna and papers on Whatley Quarry; Gulls on Steep Holm; Building Stone of the Chew Valley area, etc.






  46. Bristol Naturalists' Society,X edited by T.E. Thompson 1981 PROCEEDINGS OF THE BRISTOL NATURALISTS' SOCIETY Volume 41. With textual illusts, 91pp, original printed wrappers. Printed for the Society. Bristol: Grenfell Printing, 1982. £4.00
    * Includes the usual reports on the local geology, botany, ornithology, insects and fauna and papers on Lead-zinc-silica of the Mendip Region; University Botanic Gardens; Mistletoe, etc.






  47. Bristol Naturalists' Society,X edited by T.E. Thompson 1982 PROCEEDINGS OF THE BRISTOL NATURALISTS' SOCIETY Volume 42. With textual illusts, 108pp, original printed wrappers. Printed for the Society. Bristol: Grenfell Printing, 1984. £4.00
    * Includes the usual reports on the local geology, botany, ornithology, insects and fauna and papers on Breeding Waders; Impact of Coppicing, etc.






  48. Bristol Naturalists' Society,X edited by T.E. Thompson 1984 PROCEEDINGS OF THE BRISTOL NATURALISTS' SOCIETY Volume 44. With textual illusts, 70pp, original printed wrappers. Printed for the Society. Bristol: Grenfell Printing, 1986. £4.00
    * Includes the usual reports on the local geology, botany, ornithology, insects and fauna and papers on Phosgenite from Clevedon; Lichen ecology on Steep Holm; Fumaria in Avon, etc.






  49. Bristol Naturalists' Society,X edited by A.E. Frey PROCEEDINGS OF THE BRISTOL NATURALISTS' SOCIETY, 1989. Volume 49. With maps, illusts and diagrams in the text, 80pp, original printed card covers. Printed for the Society. Bristol: Grenfell Printing, 1991. £4.00
    * Includes:- Small Mammals in Avon; Early Ordovician Trilobite Beltella, etc.






  50. Bristol Police BRISTOL POLICE CENTENARY 1836-1936. Thursday 25th June 1936. Plates, 36pp, recent cloth, with several blanks bound in at the rear. Lodge and Son, Printers, Bristol: 1936. £15.00





  51. Bristol Public Libraries EARLY BRISTOL NEWSPAPERS. a detailed catalogue of Bristol newspapers published up to and including the year 1800 in the Bristol Reference Library. 32pp, original decorative card covers. Corporation of Bristol, 1956. £6.00





  52. Bristol Riots 1831 REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONERS APPOINTED UNDER THE BRISTOL DAMAGES COMPENSATION ACT and Statement of Actions for Damages and Proceedings had therein under that Act, with their General Results. Folio, 22pp, original cloth, with printed label on top cover, boards and some pages loose, title-page dusty, boards dusty and rubbed to edges, and with some splash marks. Bristol: John Taylor, Printer, Mirror Office, 1835. £14.00
    * Gives the names of the plaintiffs, subject of their claim, and costs involved.






  53. Brown (Patricia) EIGHT BRISTOL CHURCHES. Illusts, 25pp, oblong 8vo, original printed wraps, lacks spine, small mark on top wrap. A BSSA publication, c.197- £4.00





  54. Brown (Peter),X illustrated by Mervyn Bracey LANDMARKS OF OLD FISHPONDS. (Part Three) Illusts, double-page plan of coalworks of Fishponds, 28pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol: 1992. £6.00





  55. Buchanan (R.A) and Cossons (Neil) INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE BRISTOL REGION. With plates and textual illusts, 335pp, dustwrapper slightly rubbed to edges. First edition, David & Charles, Newton Abbot: 1969. £8.00





  56. Buchanan (R.A) and Williams (M) BRUNEL'S BRISTOL. Illusts, 96pp, original pictorial card covers, ex-lib. with stamp to verso of title, boards covered with a transparent plastic sheet, ink note on front endpaper, small nick to top cover. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 1982. £4.00





  57. Buchanan (R.A) and Williams (M) BRUNEL'S BRISTOL. Illusts, 111pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers, New and Revised edition, Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 2005. £4.00





  58. Buchanan (R.A) THE INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY OF BRISTOL. Illusts, 20pp, few small spots to top cover, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1967. £4.00





  59. Burgess (Clive),X editor THE PRE-REFORMATION RECORDS OF ALL SAINTS' BRISTOL: Part 1. l + 150pp, original cloth. Volume 46. Bristol Record Society. 1995. £8.00





  60. Burgess (Clive),X editor THE PRE-REFORMATION RECORDS OF ALL SAINTS' BRISTOL: Part 2: The Churchwardens' Accounts. viii + 388pp, original cloth, dustwrapper. Volume 53. Bristol Record Society. 2000. £10.00





  61. Byard (Herbert) THE BRISTOL MADRIGAL. Illusts, 20pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1966. £4.00





  62. Byrne (Eugene) UNBUILT BRISTOL The city that might have been 1750-2050. Illusts, some in colour, 128pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 2013. £9.00
    * Includes:- 'A huge pyramid made from recycled wine bottles. A railway station in Queen Square.... '






  63. Byrne (Tony) and Simons (Paul) BRISTOL MARKETING BOARD. Coloured illusts, 24pp, large oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Marketing Board, c.1985. £4.00





  64. Cannon (John) THE CHARTISTS IN BRISTOL. Illusts, 18pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1964. £4.00





  65. Cannon (John) THE CHARTISTS IN BRISTOL. Illusts, 18pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1964. £4.00





  66. Carleton (Don) THE PRINCE'S OF PARK ROW. Illusts, 30pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1983. £4.00





  67. Carter (Ruth M),X minister - Introduction. STAPLETON METHODIST CHURCH 1886-1988 Illusts, 28pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol: 1981. £4.00





  68. Cheesley (David) BRISTOL TRANSPORT. (Archive Photographs Series) Numerous illusts, 128pp, original pictorial card covers. Chalford Publishing, 1998. £7.00





  69. Chubb (James) THE BRISTOL JOURNAL OF JAMES CHUBB. 44pp, original wraps. New Room Booklets No 8. 1988. £5.00
    * 'It tells the story of his childhood in Cornwall, his becoming a Methodist his life as an Officer of Excise in South Wales and Bristol....in the second half of the 18th Century.'






  70. City of Bristol THE BRISTOL BOOK. Coloured illusts, maps, 136pp, 4to, original pictorial card covers. City of Bristol District Council, 1984. £5.00





  71. Clee (John) BLUE FEATHER POEMS and Other Verse. 79pp, original card covers, dustwrapper. Bristol: The Burleigh Press, (1960) £5.00
    * Signed by the author on the title-page.






  72. Cooke (B.O) BRISTOLIA BRITANNICA. A Festival Poem. Illusts in the text, 23pp, sm 8vo, original cloth, signed by the author on verso of front endpaper. Limited to 225 numbered copies. The White Swan Press, Bristol: 1951 £7.00





  73. Costello (Kieran) and Burley (Richard) CHARITY ON CAMERA IN EDWARDIAN BRISTOL. A photographic survey of the city properties of the Bristol Municipal Charities, 1906. Illusts, 116pp, dustwrapper. Breedon Books, Derby: 1997. £6.00





  74. [Cottrell (Greg)] THE STORY OF BRISTOL ROUND TABLE No 9. 1929-1962. Illusts, 89pp, original cloth. Bristol: B.H. Matthews, (1962) £6.00





  75. Cozens (Henry B) THE CHURCH OF THE VOW. A Record of Zion Congregational Church Bedminster, Bristol, 1830-1930. With 5 plates, and an illust in the text, 68pp, original cloth-backed boards, few old tape marks to covers. St. Stephens Press, Bristol 1930. £15.00





  76. Crawford (Anne) BRISTOL AND THE WINE TRADE. Illusts, 28pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1984. £5.00





  77. Crossley Evans (M.J),X editor 'A GRAND CITY; - LIFE, MOVEMENT AND WORK'. Bristol in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Essays in Honour of Gerard Leighton. Illusts, xxv + 428pp, dustwrapper. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, Bristol: 2010 £8.00
    * Includes chapters on:- Thomas Goldney; Humphrey Reton's Royal Fort; Kilvert and Bristol; Jane Austen and Bristol, etc.






  78. Davey (Peter) MY FIRST 44 PHOTOGRAPHS Bristol Tramways' Buses. 1945 - 1949. Illusts, 20pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Tram Photographic Collection, Bristol: 1997. £5.00





  79. Day (Joan) BRISTOL BRASS. A History of the Industry. Plates and diagrams, 240pp, dustwrapper, bookplate to front pastedown. First edition, Newton Abbot: David and Charles, 1973. £20.00





  80. Dowding (W.L) THE STORY OF BRISTOL: A Brief History for Young Citizens. Maps, plans, illusts, 150 + vipp, original cloth, lightly rubbed to edges, front inner hinge cracked. Bristol: Scholastic Trading Co., (1906) £4.00





  81. Downend Local History Society MANGOTSFIELD PAST Memories of Downend, Staple Hill, and Mangotsfield. Maps, illusts, 88pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers, name to verso of top cover. Downend Local History Society, 1983. £5.00





  82. Downend Local History Society MANGOTSFIELD PICTURE PAST. A collection of old photographs of Mangotsfield, Staple Hill and Downend. Numerous illusts, 98pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Downend Local History Society, 1985. £8.00





  83. Downend Local History Society MANGOTSFIELD PICTURE PAST 2. A collection of old photographs of Downend, Mangotsfield and Staple Hill. Numerous illusts, 104pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers, name to verso of top cover. Downend Local History Society, 1987 £6.00





  84. Dreaper (James) BRISTOL'S FORGOTTEN VICTOR. Lieutenant-General Sir William Draper K.B. (1721-1787) With 7 plates, double-page map, 28pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol: 1998. £4.00





  85. Dresser (Madge) and Ollerenshaw (Philip),X editors THE MAKING OF MODERN BRISTOL. Plates, 246pp, dustwrapper. Redcliffe, Tiverton: 1996. £10.00





  86. Dresser (Madge),X editor THE DIARY OF SARAH FOX ne Champion, Bristol 1745-1802 Extracted in 1872 by John Frank. Frontis, 2 illusts, pedigree, xxvi + 286pp, dustwrapper. Volume 55. Bristol Record Society. 2003. £12.00





  87. Editorial Division of Bennett Associates THE HEIRLOOM. The Stories of John Harvey & Sons Ltd., and their Whitchurch Project at Bristol. Illusts, 32pp, original pictorial card covers, top cover slightly creased. John Harvey & Sons, Bristol: 1960. £8.00





  88. Edwards (Tudor) BRITISH CITIES. BRISTOL Maps, plates, 96pp, 12mo, few spots to slightly faded dustwrapper. B.T. Batsford, London; 1951. £4.00





  89. Ellery (Lionel W) THE ST. MARK (Lower Easton) Story. Illusts, 44pp, original pictorial card covers. Portishead Press Print, 1984. £5.00





  90. Elliott (George) & Snell (John) STORIES OF KINGS CHASE (Kingswood). Volume 2. Illusts, 80pp, original pictorial card covers, inscription scored through on title-page. John Snell, Bristol: n.d. £4.00





  91. Elliott (George) & Snell (John) STORIES OF KINGS CHASE (Kingswood). Volume 1. Double-page map, illusts, 80pp, original pictorial card covers, inscription scored through on title-page. John Snell, Bristol: n.d. £6.00





  92. Ellis (B.M) CAVING REPORT. No 3 The Manufacture of Lightweight Caving Ladders. Illusts, 13pp, original printed wraps, Bristol Exploration Club, May 1958. £4.00





  93. Farr (Grahame) BRISTOL SHIPBUILDING IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY. Illusts, double-page plan, 25pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1971. £4.00





  94. Farr (Grahame) THE STEAMSHIP GREAT BRITAIN. With 4 plates, 24pp, original printed wraps. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol: 1965. £4.00





  95. Fedden (Marguerite) BRISTOL VIGNETTES. Illusts, 126pp, pictorial card covers, partly faded, small portions of transparent covering missing from covers. Burleigh Press, Bristol: c.1957. £4.00





  96. Fells (Maurice) BRISTOL PLAQUES. Illusts, 158 + (2)pp, original pictorial card covers. The History Press, Stroud: 2016 £6.00





  97. Fissell (Mary E) PATIENTS, POWER, AND THE POOR IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY BRISTOL. Diagrams, maps, figures, xi + 266pp, dustwrapper. Cambridge University Press, 1981. £22.00





  98. Fitzgerald (Maurice H) THE STORY OF BRISTOL CATHEDRAL. 80pp, original cloth, occasional spotting, fore-edges spotty. Raphael Tuck, London: 1936. £4.00





  99. Fleming (Peter) and Costello (Kieran) DISCOVERING CABOT'S BRISTOL. Life in the Medieval and Tudor Town. Illusts, some in colour, 87pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, Tiverton: 1989. £10.00





  100. Fletcher (Reginald James) A HISTORY OF BRISTOL CATHEDRAL Gathered from Documents in the Possession of the Dean and Chapter. 80pp, sm 8vo, original card covers. London: S.P.C.K. 1932. £10.00





  101. Fogg (Nicholas) THE VOYAGES OF THE GREAT BRITAIN Life at Sea in the World's First Liner. Illusts, 192pp, dustwrapper. Chatham Publishing, Rochester: 2002. £6.00
    * The S.S. Great Britain's great success was taking emigrants and fortune hunters to Australia.






  102. Foot (David) FAMOUS BRISTOLIANS and others having strong associations with the city. Illusts, 32pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 1979. £4.00





  103. Foot (David),X editor HUNGRY FIGHTERS OF THE WEST. The incrdible story of Local Boxing between the Wars. Illusts, 96pp, original pictorial card covers, very slightly rubbed to outer hinges. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 1988. £9.00
    * 'what boxing was really like in the West country, especially Bristol, during the Twenties and Thirties.'






  104. Fry (J.S) and Sons Ltd ENGLISH CITY. The Growth and the Future of Bristol. Illusts, unpaginated, thin 4to, original cloth, lacks dustwrapper. J.S. Fry & Sons Ltd. 1945. £4.00





  105. Fry's Works FRY'S WORKS MAGAZINE. Volume 6. Illusts, 196pp, original cloth. March, 1927, to February, 1928. £12.00





  106. Fuller Family FAMILY OF FULLER OF BRISTOL. Pedigree, 3pp, 4to, unlettered wraps. c.1920. £4.00





  107. George (Edwin and Stella) and Fleming (Peter),X editor BRISTOL PROBATE INVENTORIES 1657-1689. Folding frontis, (xii) + 191pp, dustwrapper. Volume 57, Bristol Record Society, 2005. £12.00





  108. Gill (Jennifer) THE BRISTOL SCENE. Views of Bristol Artists by Bristol Artists from the Collection of the City Art Gallery. Coloured and black and white Illusts, 32pp, oblong 8vo, original decorative card covers, small area rubbed to rear cover. Bristol and West Building Society, c.1978. £4.00





  109. Green (Kenneth H),X drawings by Horace Wright BRISTOL an appreciation. With 12 plates, map endpapers, 50 + (2)pp, original paper boards, dustwrapper. The Garland Press, Bristol: 1947. £4.00





  110. Greenacre (Francis) FROM BRISTOL TO THE SEA. Artists, the Avon Gorge and Bristol Harbour. 160pp, oblong 8vo, dustwrapper. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 2005. £12.00





  111. Greenacre (Francis) and Stoddard (Sheena) W.J. MULLER 1812 - 1845. With 44 coloured and 182 black and white plates, 176pp, cr 4to, original card covers. Published by The Friends of Bristol Art Gallery. 1991. £16.00
    * This is the catalogue to a major exhibition which was held in the Bristol Art Gallery, with biographical notes of Muller's work. Includes many reproductions of Muller's paintings in and around Bristol.






  112. Greenacre (Francis) and Stoddard (Sheena) THE BRISTOL LANDSCAPE. The Watercolours of Samuel Jackson 1794-1869. Map endpapers, 77 coloured plates, 112pp, oblong 8vo, original decorative laminated boards. City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, 1986. £9.00





  113. Grinsell (L.V) PREHISTORIC BRISTOL. The Prehistory of the Lower Bristol Avon. Plans, 21pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1969. £4.00





  114. Grinsell (L.V) THE BRISTOL MINT. An Historical Outline. Illusts, 24pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1972. £4.00





  115. Hallett (Terry) BRISTOL'S FORGOTTEN EMPIRE. The History of The Empire Theatre. Illusts, 210pp, original pictorial card covers. The Badger Press, Westbury: 2000. £7.00





  116. Harlow (Jonathan),X editor THE LEDGER OF THOMAS SPEED, 1681-1690. liii + 553pp, dustwrapper, CD of the facsimile images of the ledger in pocket at the rear. Volume 63. Bristol Record Society. 2011. £9.00
    * Speed was a prosperous Bristol Merchant.






  117. Harris (H.C.W) HOUSING NOMENCLATURE IN BRISTOL (being the origin of road and flat names used in Municipal Housing in Bristol - 1919/1967) 59pp, original, partly faded, card covers. Corporation of Bristol: 1969. £10.00





  118. Helme (Judy) IN FOOTSTEPS OF GIANTS. A History of Lawrence Weston. Illusts, 138pp, original pictorial card covers. Acta Community Theatre Ltd., 2003. £10.00





  119. Hertslet (Edward L.A),X and others ST. MARY REDCLIFFE Bristol Form and Order of Proceeding To the Great Service of Thanksgiving for the Restoration of the Church with some Notes on the History of the Church and an Introduction by the Vicar. Friday, November The Third 1933. 23 + (1)pp, original pictorial wraps, name and address in ink to title-page. No imprint, 1933. £4.00





  120. Heys (Alistair),X editor FROM GOTHIC TO ROMANTIC: THOMAS CHATTERTON'S BRISTOL. Illusts, 144pp, dustwrapper. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 2005. £5.00





  121. Hill (John C.G) SHIPSHAPE AND BRISTOL FASHION. Illusts, some of which are coloured, 110pp, dustwrapper slightly ragged to head and foot of spine, bookplate to front pastedown. Signed by the author on the title-page. First edition, Journal of Commerce and Shipping Telegraph, Liverpool: c.195- £12.00
    * The history of shipping and shipbuilding in Bristol.






  122. Hill (John C.G) SHIPSHAPE AND BRISTOL FASHION. Illusts, some of which are coloured, viii + 110pp, couple of very short tears to dustwrapper. Second Edition. The Journal of Commerce and Shipping Telegraph, Liverpool: c.195- £10.00
    * The history of shipping and shipbuilding in Bristol.






  123. Hollis (D),X editor CALENDAR OF THE BRISTOL APPRENTICE BOOK 1532-1565. Part I 1532-1542. Folding frontis, viii + 243pp, original cloth-backed paper boards. Volume 14. Bristol Record Society. 1949. £12.00





  124. Hollow (A.R),X Head Master DR. BELL'S SCHOOL, FISHPONDS 1850-1950. With 3 tipped in plates, 23pp, original printed wraps. Bristol: c.1950. £8.00





  125. Hutton (Stanley) BRISTOL AND ITS FAMOUS ASSOCIATIONS. Illusts, viii + 406pp, original cloth, inner margins of front endpapers strengthened, lettering feint on spine, name to front endpaper. First edition, Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, 1907. £12.00
    * Includes chapters on the Scientific, Literary and Artistic life of the city, and mentions Hannah More, Coleridge, Wordsworth, Chatterton, William Penn, Humphrey Davy, Southey, Landor, George Whitefield, etc.






  126. Hutton (W.R) ARROWSMITH'S GUIDE TO THE CITY AND COUNTY OF BRISTOL 1947-1948. Folding map, illusts, 96 + (1) + xxx pages of adverts, 12mo, few small marks to the original printed wraps. J.W. Arrowsmith Ltd, Bristol: 1948. £5.00





  127. Ingram (John H) THE TRUE CHATTERTON A New Study From Original Documents. Plates, 344pp, original cloth, spine faded, occasional foxing, ownership names to front endpaper. First edition. T. Fisher Unwin, London: 1910. £5.00





  128. Inspector's Report CITY OF BRISTOL. CHARITIES UNDER THE MANAGEMENT OF THE MUNICIPAL TRUSTEES. Inspector's Report (Copy.) iv + 159pp, folding tables, full contemporary calf, spine and edges rubbed, lacks spine, leather label on top board. Bristol: T.H. Mills, 1871. £18.00
    * The copy in Hyett and Bazeley's Manual of Gloucestershire Literature finishes at page 141, at the end of Appendix 2. This copy has pages numbered 145-150, being Appendices 4 to 14. These Appendices appear to have been printed later.






  129. Jackson (Edward) STUDY IN DEMOCRACY, an Account of the Rise and Progress of Industrial Co-operation in Bristol. Illusts, xiii + 606pp, original embossed cloth, spine slightly faded, inner hinges weak. Co-operative Society's Printing Works, Manchester: 1911. £10.00





  130. Jackson (Reg and Philomena) and Price (Roger) BRISTOL POTTERS AND POTTERIES 1600 - 1800. A Documentary Study. Plans, facsimiles, 235pp, 4to, original wraps. Stoke on Trent City Museums, 1982. £22.00
    * Gives numerous names of potters, and in some cases names of members of the family and apprentices.






  131. Jenks (Stuart) ROBERT STURMY'S COMMERCIAL EXPEDITION TO THE MEDITERRANEAN (1457/8) With Editions of the Trial of the Genoeses before King and Council and of other sources. Folding frontis, (xii) + 191pp, dustwrapper. Volume 58, Bristol Record Society, 2006. £8.00





  132. Jenner (Mike),X photography: Stephen Morris BRISTOL'S 100 BEST BUILDINGS. Numerous coloured illusts, 160pp, 4to, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 2010. £16.00





  133. Jones (Joshua) FURTHER REPORT ON THE ACCOUNTS OF THE CORPORATION OF BRISTOL, as the late Governors of QUEEN ELIZABETH'S HOSPITAL. 177 + viipp, roy 8vo, unlettered cloth-backed boards, lightly rubbed. Bristol: Thomas and Henry James Mills, 1840. £10.00





  134. Jones (Pip) and Youseph (Rita) THE BLACK POPULATION OF BRISTOL IN THE 18TH CENTURY. Illusts, 24pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1994. £4.00





  135. Jones (Pip) SATAN'S KINGDOM Bristol and the Transatlantic Slave Trade. 170pp, original pictorial card covers. Signed presentation inscription by the author on the title-page. Past & Present Press, Bristol: 2007. £10.00





  136. Kelly's KELLY'S DIRECTORY OF BRISTOL 1935. Lacks map, 9 + xxxi + 1313pp, original cloth, slightly rubbed, front inner hinge strained, embossed stamp to title-page, and small label to foot of spine. London: Kelly's Directories, 1935. £30.00





  137. Kelly's KELLY'S DIRECTORY OF BRISTOL 1937. Lacks map, xxxii + 1382pp, lacks last 2 leaves and rear endpaper, original cloth rubbed, inner hinges pulled. Kelly's Directories Ltd., London: 1937. £20.00





  138. King (Roy) THE POOR FABRICATORS An introduction to the History of Trade Unions in Kingswood. No 3 in the Kingswood History Series. Illusts, 16pp, original pictorial card covers. Kingswood Borough Council, 1988. £4.00





  139. Lamoine (Professor Georges),X editor BRISTOL GAOL DELIVERY FIATS 1741-1799. xv + (iii) + 158pp, original cloth. Volume 40. Bristol Record Society. 1989. £9.00





  140. Lane (John Tremayne),X and others CITY OF BRISTOL. ABSTRACT OF ACCOUNTS 1912-1913. ix + 90 + 92 + 160 + 19, small 4to, original qtr cloth, paper boards, boards water stained, slightly affecting a few leaves to front and rear, boards rubbed and lacking most of the paper from the top board, rear outer hinge partly split. Henry Hill, Bristol: 1913. £15.00
    * Lists names of police in receipt of pensions or allowances.






  141. Lang (Sheila), and McGregor (Margaret),X editor TUDOR WILLS PROVED IN BRISTOL 1546 - 1603. xxiii + 145pp, original cloth, top corners of boards slightly bruised. Volume 44. Bristol Record Society. 1993. £10.00





  142. Large (David) and Round (Frances) PUBLIC HEALTH IN MID-VICTORIAN BRISTOL. Illusts, 23pp, original printed card covers, partly faded. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1974. £4.00





  143. Large (David) and Whitfield (Robert) THE BRISTOL TRADES COUNCIL. 1873-1973. Illusts, 36pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1973. £5.00





  144. Large (David),X editor THE MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT OF BRISTOL 1851 - 1901. 184pp, original cloth. Volume 50. Bristol Record Society. 1999. £8.00





  145. Latimer (John) ANNALS OF BRISTOL In the Sixteenth Century. xii + 131pp, full calf, slightly rubbed to edges, marbled endpapers, label on spine, foxing to some pages at front and rear. Bristol: William George's Sons. 1908. £25.00





  146. Latimer (John) ANNALS OF BRISTOL In the Nineteenth Century. [vi] + 552pp, original cloth, partly faded, lightly rubbed to edges. W & F. Morgan, Clare Street, Bristol: 1887. £30.00





  147. Latimer (John) ANNALS OF BRISTOL In the Nineteenth Century (concluded) 1887-1900. 108pp, original printed paper wraps, lacks 2 portions of spine, one approx 1" the other approx. ". Bristol: William George's Sons. 1902. £10.00





  148. Latimer (John) ANNALS OF BRISTOL In the Nineteenth Century (concluded) 1887-1900. 108pp, some spotting to the original cloth. Bristol: William George's Sons. 1902. £22.00





  149. Latimer (John) ANNALS OF BRISTOL In the Nineteenth Century. [vi] + 552pp, original cloth, spine chipped to head and foot and almost loose, rear inner hinge pulled. Bristol: W & F. Morgan, Clare Street. 1887. £20.00





  150. Latimer (John) CALENDAR OF THE CHARTERS AND OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF BRISTOL. 198pp, roy 8vo, original cloth, uncut and partly unopened. Printed under the Authority of the Corporation of Bristol by W.C. Hemmons, 1909. £15.00





  151. Laws (G.E) THE ANCIENT CHURCHES OF BRISTOL. Illusts, adverts, 42pp, 12mo, original illustrated wraps. Second edition, T. & W. Goulding, Bristol: 1918. £5.00





  152. Lee (Thomas) WHITE-LION CLUB, LATE RIOT AND DOCK TAX. An Address to the Public, Wherein these alarming and disgraceful Topics are discussed. Pamphlet, 32pp, disbound, last leaf slightly dusty. Printed by George Routh, Shannon-Court, Corn Street, Bristol: (1807) £35.00
    * This is an attack on the Tory M.P. Bathurst and the Dock Scheme.






  153. [Leech (J)] BRIEF ROMANCES FROM BRISTOL HISTORY, With a few other papers from the same pen. Being cuttings from the columns of the "Bristol Times," "Felix Farley's Bristol Journal," and the "Bristol Times and Mirror," during a series of years from 1839 to 1883. vii + 262pp, original cloth, slightly rubbed to edges, inner hinges weak. William George, Bristol: 1884. £8.00





  154. Leech (Roger H) THE TOPOGRAPHY OF MEDIEVAL AND EARLY MODERN BRISTOL. Part I: Property Holdings in the Early Walled Town and Marsh Suburb North of the Avon. Ten maps, xxviii + 220pp, original cloth. Volume 48. Bristol Record Society. 1997. £12.00





  155. Leech (Roger H) THE ST MICHAEL'S HILL PRECINCT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL: Medieval and Early Modern Topography. Frontis, illusts, maps, 4 of which are folding, 133pp, dustwrapper, ownership name to front endpaper. Volume 52. Bristol Record Society. 2000. £8.00





  156. Leighton (Wilfrid) ENDOWED CHARITY IN BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTERSHIRE. 20pp, original wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society 1946-7-8. £4.00





  157. Little (Bryan) THE CITY AND COUNTY OF BRISTOL. A Study in Atlantic Civilisation. Plates, diagrams, xix + 399pp, original cloth, party faded, dustwrapper worn with portions missing from edges. First edition, Werner Laurie, London: 1954. £5.00





  158. Little (Bryan) THE CITY AND COUNTY OF BRISTOL. A Study in Atlantic Civilisation. Plates, diagrams, xix + 399pp, original cloth, covered in an adhesive plastic sheet, lacks dustwrapper. First edition, Werner Laurie, London: 1954. £4.00





  159. Liversidge (M.J.H) THE BRISTOL HIGH CROSS. Illusts, 21pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1978. £4.00





  160. Liversidge (M.J.H) WILLIAM HOGARTH'S BRISTOL ALTAR-PIECE. Illusts, 24pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1980. £4.00





  161. Lyes (John) 'A STRONG SMELL OF BRIMSTONE'. The Solicitors and Attorneys of Bristol 1740 to 1840. Illusts, 32pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1999. £5.00





  162. Lyes (John) BRISTOL 1901-1913. 52pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol: 2002. £4.00





  163. Lyes (John) BRISTOL 1914-1919. 40pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol: 2003. £5.00





  164. Lyes (John) BRISTOL 1920-1926. 40pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol: 2003. £5.00





  165. Lyes (John) BRISTOL 1927-1933. 35pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol: 2004. £5.00





  166. Lyes (John) BRISTOL 1934-1939. 36pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, Bristol: 2004. £5.00





  167. Lyes (John) BRISTOL'S COURTS OF LAW. 32pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, Bristol: 2006. £4.00





  168. Lynch (John) BRISTOL AND THE CIVIL WAR: for King and Parliament. Illusts, 213pp, original pictorial card covers. The History Press, Stroud: 2009. £6.00





  169. MacInnes (C.M) and Whittard (W.F) BRISTOL AND ITS ADJOINING COUNTIES. Plates, maps and diagrams, xiii + 335pp, roy 8vo, lacks dustwrapper. Published for the British Association for the Advancement of Science by the Local Executive Committee. Bristol: 1955. £5.00





  170. MacInnes (C.M) BRISTOL: A GATEWAY OF EMPIRE. Illusts, 456pp, spine faded and short tear to rear of dustwrapper. Reprinted, David & Charles, Newton Abbot: 1968. £10.00





  171. MacInnes (C.M) CAPTAIN THOMAS JAMES AND THE NORTH WEST PASSAGE. Illusts, double-page map, 28pp, original printed card covers, small area slightly rubbed, and a small splash mark to top wrap. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1967. £5.00
    * James was a Welsh Sea Captain who set sail from Bristol on the Henrietta Maria in 1631 in an attempt to find the North West Passage.






  172. Mackeson (John F) BRISTOL TRANSPORTED. Illusts, 182pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 1987. £5.00
    * 'provides a full account of how Australia was chosen as the new penal colony, and examines life there for the 120 convicts from Bristol.'






  173. Malcolmson (Robert W) A SET OF UNGOVERNABLE PEOPLE: The Kingswood Colliers in the Eighteenth Century. No 2 in the Kingswood History Series. Illusts, 8pp, original pictorial card covers. Kingswood Borough Council, 1986. £4.00





  174. Mallory (Keith) THE BRISTOL HOUSE. Illusts, 96pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 1985. £6.00





  175. Manson (Michael) BRISTOL BEYOND THE BRIDGE. The turbulent story of Redcliffe, Temple and St. Thomas from the Middle Ages to today. 112pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 1988. £6.00





  176. Marcy (Peter T) EIGHTEENTH CENTURY VIEWS OF BRISTOL AND BRISTOLIANS. Illusts, 24pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1966. £4.00





  177. Marshall (Emma) BRISTOL DIAMONDS or The Hot Wells in the Year 1773. A Story. Frontis, 188pp, original cloth, inner hinges cracked and weak, inscription on front pastedown. London: Seeley and Co., 1897. £6.00
    * Fiction.






  178. Marshall (Peter) BRISTOL AND THE AMERICAN WAR OF INDEPENDENCE. Illusts, 27pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1977. £5.00





  179. Mathews (Joseph) THE BRISTOL GUIDE; Being a Complete Ancient & Modern History of the City of Bristol, The Hotwells and Clifton; Including a Description of the Interesting Curiosites of their Vicinity. Lacks plan, plate, 228 pages of 231, untrimmed in the original paper boards, boards loose, rubbed to edges and with some marks, shaken and text block in 2 halves, portion torn from inner margin of title-page. Fifth Edition, Revised and Carefully Corrected to the Present Time. Bristol: Printed, Published and Sold by J. Mathews. c.1819 £12.00
    * The plate and a plan are not called for in Hyett and Bazeley's Manual of Gloucestershire Literature, though both are mentioned in the Preface.






  180. Mathews (Joseph) THE BRISTOL GUIDE; Being a complete Ancient and Modern History of the City of Bristol, The Hotwells and Clifton.... Lacks the 2 plates and the plan, viii + 236pp, original paper boards, rubbed, lacks half of spine, shaken. Sixth Edition. Bristol: Printed by and Published by J. Mathews. 1825. £15.00





  181. Mathews (J),X printer and publisher MATHEWS'S COMPLETE BRISTOL GUIDE; Forming An Ancient as well as a Modern History of that Opulent Provincial Metropolis with its Suburbs Clifton and the Hotwells:.... With 2 folding plates, lacks 1 plate and the plan, viii + 238pp, lacks the last leaf, sm 8vo, recent cloth, occasional light foxing, small engraving pasted to blank portion of one leaf, another engraving pasted to rear endpaper. Seventh Edition. Carefully revised, with additions and improvements. Bristol: Printed by and Published by J. Mathews. (1828) £18.00





  182. McGrath (Patrick) BRISTOL AND THE CIVIL WAR. Illusts, 50pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1981. £4.00





  183. McGrath (Patrick) JOHN WHITSON AND THE MERCHANT COMMUNITY OF BRISTOL. Illusts, 23pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1970. £4.00





  184. McGrath (Patrick), and Williams (Mary E),X editor BRISTOL WILLS 1546 - 1593. ix + 90pp, folio, recent cloth, original wraps bound in. University of Bristol, 1975. £15.00





  185. Meller (H.E) LEISURE AND THE CHANGING CITY, 1870 - 1914. Plates, line drawings, 307pp, dustwrapper. Routledge & Kegan Paul, London: 1976. £10.00
    * 'Focusing on a single city - Bristol - Helen Meller studies the new relationships brought about by mass urbanisation, between city and citizen, environment and society.'






  186. Micklem (Nathaniel) ARNOLD THOMAS OF BRISTOL Collected Papers and Addresses. Frontis, 309pp, untrimmed in the original cloth. George Allen & Unwin Ltd., London: 1925. £6.00






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  187. Milton (Bertha), Edwards (Hilda),X and others. BRISTOL AS WE REMEMBER IT. Illusts, 27pp, original pictorial card covers, small mark to fore-edges. Bristol People's Publishing Project, 1970's £4.00





  188. Mirror Office,X printers CURSORY OBSERVATIONS ON THE CHURCHES OF BRISTOL. By an Occasional Visitor. With 4 plates, lacks frontis, and the engraved title-page, still retaining the printed title-page, viii + 248pp, original cloth, cloth slightly dull. The Second Edition. Revised and Considerably Augmented. Bristol: Mirror Office. 1843. £8.00
    * Gives descriptions of the cathedral and 16 churches.






  189. Morgan (Kenneth) COUNTRY CARRIERS in the Bristol Region in the Late Nineteenth Century. Illusts, double-page map, 15pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1986. £4.00





  190. Morgan (Kenneth) JOHN WESLEY IN BRISTOL. With 4 plates, 30pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1990. £4.00





  191. Morley (Averil) BIRD LIFE ON CLIFTON DOWNS. Map endpapers, 40pp, 12mo., original paper covers. J. Baker & Son, Clifton: c.194- £6.00





  192. Morris (George R) THE MID FROME VALLEY An Environmental Study of Mangotsfield, Soundwell, Staple Hill, Downend, Frenchay, Winterbourne, Hambrook, Frampton Cotterell. With contributions by Mr H. Galloway and Mrs G.M. Parry. Textual maps, 191pp, original cloth, lacks dustwrapper. Privately Published, Downend, Bristol: 1974. £15.00
    * Signed and dated by G.R. Morris on the front endpaper.






  193. Morris (Stephen) and Mowl (Tim) OPEN DOORS: Bristol's hidden interiors. Coloured illusts, 45 + (3)pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 2002. £7.00





  194. Moss (Fred) CITY PIT. memoirs of a Speedwell Miner. Illusts, map, 70pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Broadsides, Bristol: 1986. £4.00





  195. Muirhead (J.A.O),X edited for Old Cliftonian Society CLIFTON COLLEGE REGISTER, 1862 to 1947. Frontis, lxxx + 578pp, original cloth, few minor marks to fore-edges. J.W. Arrowsmith, Bristol: 1948. £12.00





  196. Museum Committee CITY AND COUNTY OF BRISTOL THE CITY MUSEUM REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE For the year ended 31 December 1958. 20pp, original printed wraps. Corporation of the City and County of Bristol, 1958. £3.00





  197. Nicholls (J.F) and Taylor (John) BRISTOL PAST AND PRESENT. Volume 1 - Civil History. Numerous wood-cut illustrations, volume 1 of 3 only, x + 318pp, 4to, original cloth, slightly rubbed to edges, front outer hinge partly split, rear outer hinge split, front inner hinge pulled, rear board almost loose, frontis loose, and slightly ragged. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith. 1881. £15.00





  198. Nicholls (J.F) THE EARLY BRISTOL CHARTERS AND THEIR CHIEF OBJECT. 8pp, stitched as issued, (lacks wraps ?). Reprinted from the Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, 1872. £4.00





  199. Nicholls (J.F) THE REMARKABLE LIFE ADVENTURES AND DISCOVERIES OF SEBASTIAN CABOT, of Bristol, The Founder of Great Britain's Maritime Power, Discoverer of America, and its first colonizer. Portrait frontis and map, 191 + 16 pages of publisher's adverts, 12mo, original cloth, rubbed to edges, couple of short splits to head and foot of spine, slightly shaken, signs where label removed from front pastedown. First edition, London: Sampson Low, Son and Marston, 1869. £12.00





  200. Nixon (J.A) THOMAS DOVER: Physician and Merchant Adventurer. 9pp, original printed wraps, owners name on top wrap. Reprinted from "The Bristol Medico-Chirurgical Journal, 1909. £5.00
    * Thomas was born in 1682 and was a descendant of Robert Dover the founder of the Cotswold Games. Nixon was a physician at the Bristol Infirmary.






  201. Parry (Robert Hughes) UNDER THE CHERRY TREE. Illusts. 163pp, dustwrapper, inscription on front endpaper. Gomerian Press, Llandysul: 1969. £4.00
    * Includes chapters on his life in Bristol as Chief Medical Officer.






  202. Parsons (Richard) THE STORY OF KINGS C.J. King & Sons 1850 to the present day, Illusts, 120pp, dustwrapper. White Tree Books, Bristol: 1988. £12.00
    * They eventually dominated the stevedoring and tug boat scene in Bristol.






  203. Pearce (F.C) EMERALD GREEN WITH A LEMON BORDER. The Story of 75 Years of Scouting at St Marys Fishponds. 45pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol: 1985. £5.00





  204. Pearce (W.T),X and others. BRISTOL FOOTBALL CLUB. Jubilee Book 1888-1938. Illusts., 102 + xviiipp adverts, original wraps. Committee of the Bristol Football Club: (1938) £15.00





  205. Penny (John) ALL THE NEWS THAT'S FIT TO PRINT. A Short History of Bristol's Newspapers since 1702. Illusts, 36pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 2001. £5.00





  206. Penny (John) BRISTOL AT WORK. Illusts, 195pp, 4to, dustwrapper. Breedon Books Publishing, Derby: 2005. £8.00
    * 'uses a remarkable selection of rare photographs and other illustrations to record the variety of businesses, trades, industries, and services that generated Bristol's wealth.... '






  207. Penny (John) BRISTOL'S CIVIL DEFENCE DURING WORLD WAR TWO. Illusts, 28pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1998. £5.00





  208. Penny (John) ON THE AIR. A Short History of Broadcasting to the Bristol Area. Illusts, 32pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 2001. £5.00





  209. Penny (John) UP, UP AND AWAY! An account of ballooning in and around Bristol and Bath 1784 to 1999. With 11 plates, double-page map, 32pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol: 1999. £4.00





  210. Perry (C. Bruce) THE VOLUNTARY MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS OF BRISTOL. Illusts, 22pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1984. £4.00





  211. Phillips (James) and Sons THE ROMANTIC BUILDINGS OF BRISTOL HISTORIC INNER CIRCLE. Presented with the compliments of James Phillips and Sons Ltd. Modern Furnishers and Household Removers Full page and textual illusts, 16pp, sm 8vo, original printed wraps. J.W. Arrowsmith, Bristol: c.195- £4.00





  212. Philp & Evans,X printers and publishers THE NEW BRISTOL GUIDE.... Plan of the City; Engravings of the Great Western Steamer, Suspension Bridge, & Victoria Rooms; Being a Complete Directory and Railway Guide for the City of Bristol, Clifton and their Vicinities. Lacks the map by Lander, plan of city, 3 engraved plates, 46 + 15 pages of adverts and 5 engraved advert plates, 12mo, original cloth, contemporary ownership name to front pastedown. Bristol: Printed and Published by Philp & Evans. London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co. 1842. £25.00





  213. Philpott (Kathleen) BRISTOL: ONE THOUSAND YEARS IN STITCHES The History Told by the Tapestry and its own History. Illusts, 66pp, original card covers, few spots to covers. Bristol: Kathleen Philpott, 1991. £4.00
    * With a handwritten letter from the author loosely inserted.






  214. Pilkington (Christopher),X Rector and Beloe (William G)X Chairman of the Appeal Committee ST. STEPHEN'S TOWER APPEAL. For the Restoration of Bristol's City Parish Church. Illusts, including folding panorama, 10pp, original pictorial card covers. Printed by Partridge and Love, Ltd., Bristol: c.197- £5.00





  215. Poets Fellowship Bristol A THIRD BOOK OF POEMS by the Poets Fellowship Bristol. Illusts, 84pp, original card cover with paper label on top cover. Bristol: Partridge and Love, Ltd., Printers, 1922. £4.00





  216. Poole (Steve),X editor A CITY BUILT UPON THE WATER. Maritime Bristol 1750-1900. Illusts, some in colour, 224pp, original pictorial card covers. University of the West of England and Redcliffe Ltd., 2013. £10.00





  217. Pope (Cecil) A FAMILY IN ST. PAULS 1920-1940. Illusts, 96pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 1985. £4.00





  218. Port and Harbour ACTS FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE PORT AND HARBOUR OF BRISTOL. 185pp, 8vo, contemporary half calf, marbled boards, slightly rubbed, numerous blanks bound in at rear. Bristol: Printed by Gutch and Martin. c.1830-35. £35.00
    * Not in Mathews's Bristol Bibliography. This a continuously paginated volume of 5 Acts relating to the Port of Bristol and contains 43 Geo.III c.140; 46 Geo.III c.35; 48 Geo.III c.11; 49 Geo.III. c.17; and 3 Geo.IV. c.21.






  219. Port of Bristol Authority OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF THE PORT OF BRISTOL AUTHORITY 1930. Illusts, 4 plans 3 of which are coloured and folding, lacks plan of Portishead Dock, 102 + xxii pages of adverts, roy 8vo, original wraps, label applied to foot of inner hinge to stengthen it, private ownership label to title-page. F.G. Warne Limited, Bristol: (1930) £7.00





  220. Port of Bristol Authority THE PORT OF BRISTOL Official Handbook of the Port of Bristol Authority 1950. Illusts, plans, adverts, 124pp, roy. 8vo, original wraps, spine slightly faded. Printed and Published for The Port of Bristol Authority by F.G. Warne, Bristol: 1951. £12.00





  221. Port of Bristol Authority THE PORT OF BRISTOL Official Handbook of the Port of Bristol Authority 1955. Illusts, double-page maps, adverts, 128pp, roy. 8vo, original wraps, covers slightly rubbed. Printed and Published for The Port of Bristol Authority by F.G. Warne, Bristol: 1955. £12.00





  222. Port of Bristol Authority THE PORT OF BRISTOL Official Handbook of the Port of Bristol Authority 1956. Illusts, double-page map, adverts, 128pp, roy. 8vo, original wraps, covers slightly rubbed. Printed and Published for The Port of Bristol Authority by F.G. Warne, Bristol: 1956. £12.00





  223. Port Authority THE PORT OF BRISTOL. Official Handbook of the Port of Bristol Authority 1962. Illusts, some of which are coloured, 132pp, includes adverts, original decorative card covers, small embossed stamp to the foot of the title-page and number to top margin of first leaf. F.G. Warne Limited, Bristol: 1962. £14.00





  224. Powell (A.G) BRISTOL COMMERCIAL ROOMS 1811-1951, With 7 illusts, 30pp, 12mo, original paper boards. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, 1951. £9.00
    * Lists the Presidents, Secretaries and Treasurers on the end papers.






  225. Powell (Cecil) S. MARY REDCLIFFE CHURCH. An Account of the Great Service of Thanksgiving For the Restoration on November 3rd, 1933 And Other Matters. With an introduction by the Vicar and a Description of the Work by Sir George Oatley. Illusts, 81pp, original wraps. 1933. £4.00





  226. Press (Jonathan) THE MERCHANT SEAMEN OF BRISTOL 1747-1789. Illusts, 23pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1976. £4.00





  227. Price (Roger) EXCAVATIONS AT ST. BARTHOLOMEWS HOSPITAL BRISTOL. Illusts, plans, 24pp, original pictorial card covers. Published for Bristol Threatened History Society, Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 1979. £4.00





  228. Priest (Gordon) THE PATY FAMILY. Makers of Eighteenth-century Bristol. Illusts, 190pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 2003. £8.00





  229. Pritchard (John E) BRISTOL ARCHAEOLOGICAL NOTES FOR 1900. With 3 plates, 14pp, original printed wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, Vol. 23. c.1900. £4.00





  230. Pritchard (John E) TOBACCO PIPES OF BRISTOL OF THE XVIIth CENTURY AND THEIR MAKERS. With 6 plates, pages numbered 165-191, complete, original printed wraps, small area to top wrap rubbed.. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, Vol. 45. 1923. £4.00





  231. Prout (J.S) PICTURESQUE ANTIQUITIES OF BRISTOL. Drawn from Nature and on Stone by J.S. Prout. With a lithographed title, and dedication page and 29 engraved views on India Proof plates, some spotting mainly to margins of plates as usual, approx. " of top margin of plates partly damp stained, folio, early qtr calf, cloth boards rubbed to edges, corners bruised, spine very rubbed affecting the lettering. Bristol; Published by George Davey, 1 Broad St. Printed by C. Hullmandel. c.1835. £100.00





  232. Pryce (George) A POPULAR HISTORY OF BRISTOL, Antiquarian, Topographical and Descriptive, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time, with Biographical notices of Eminent Natives and Residents.... xviii + 622pp, original cloth, recased later endpapers, original spine laid down, name to front pastedown, corners rubbed. Bristol: W. Mack. 1861. £25.00





  233. Quick (Richard),X Superintendent BRISTOL ART GALLERY AND MUSEUM OF ANTIQUITIES. Guide to the Museum Collections. 22pp, 12mo, original decorative wraps, small portion torn from fore-edge of top wrap. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, 1909. £4.00





  234. Quinn (David B) SEBASTIAN CABOT AND BRISTOL EXPLORATION. Illusts, 32pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1968. £4.00





  235. Ralph (Elizabeth) and Cobb (Peter) NEW ANGLICAN CHURCHES IN NINETEENTH CENTURY BRISTOL. Illusts, 32pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1991. £4.00





  236. Ralph (Elizabeth) GOVERNMENT OF BRISTOL 1373 - 1973. Illusts, sm 4to, 71pp, original pictorial card covers. Corporation of Bristol: (1974) £5.00





  237. Ralph (Elizabeth) GUIDE TO THE BRISTOL ARCHIVES OFFICE. xiii + 132pp, couple of short tears to dustwrapper. Bristol Corporation. 1971. £4.00





  238. Ralph (Elizabeth) THE STREETS OF BRISTOL. Illusts, 19pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1981. £4.00





  239. Ralph (Elizabeth), and Hardwick (Nora M),X editor CALENDAR OF THE BRISTOL APPRENTICE BOOK 1532 - 1565. Part II 1542 - 1552. xii + 196pp, original cloth, some brown splash marks to top board. Volume 33. Bristol Record Society. 1980. £9.00





  240. Ralph (Elizabeth),X editor CALENDAR OF THE BRISTOL APPRENTICE BOOK. Part III 1552-1565. ix + 155pp, original cloth. Volume 43. Bristol Record Society. 1992. £5.00





  241. Ralph (Elizabeth),X editor CALENDAR OF THE BRISTOL APPRENTICE BOOK. Part III 1552-1565. ix + 155pp, original cloth, Bristol University labels to front endpapers. Volume 43. Bristol Record Society. 1992. £8.00





  242. Reid (Helen) BRISTOL & CO. The story of Bristol's long running businesses 1710 to the present day. Illusts, 122pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 1987. £6.00
    * Includes 'the oldest jewellers and law practice in the country; the estate agent who founded Bristol's Dogs' Home, Bristol's first woman optician... '






  243. Restoration Committee SIXTEEN YEARS' DOINGS IN THE RESTORATION OF ST. MARY CHURCH. Addressed By the Restoration Committee, to the Public. With a Statement of Accounts from the Commencement, and a List of Subscribers. 67pp, lacks frontis, disbound, lacks a 1" narrow strip from inner margin of title-page. Bristol: C.T. Jefferies, 1858. £6.00





  244. Rimbron (Rev. T) THE DOMESTIC MONITOR: Or A Director and Guide, to Parents and Children to Masters and Servants, in Religion, and the Way of Salvation. A New Edition: Revised and Enlarged. iv + 132pp, lacks last leaf of text and one other leaf from rear, 8vo, early qtr cloth paper boards, rubbed, top board held by strings. Printed by Bulgin and Roisser, Bristol: (1790) £9.00
    * Rimbron was a lecturer in the Church of St. Nicholas, in the City of Bristol.






  245. Roberts (Jill) BOOKS OF THE FOREST Reading about Kingswood's History. No 5 in the Kingswood History Series. Illusts, map, 16pp, original pictorial card covers. Kingswood Borough Council, 1988. £4.00





  246. Robinson (Derek)] A SHOCKING HISTORY OF BRISTOL. Six episodes of scandals, swindles, shambles, bungles, ferocity and farce. Illusts, 120pp, original pictorial card covers, lower corner of top cover slightly bruised. Third impression, Abson Books, Bristol: 1987. £4.00





  247. [Robinson (T.R)] THE SIEGES OF BRISTOL DURING THE CIVIL WAR. 49pp, 12mo, unbound, stitched as issued, outer leaves slightly dusty with a few spots. Bristol: Leech and Taylor, 1868. £18.00





  248. Ross (James) THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF BRISTOL. Historical and Descriptive Handbook. illusts, adverts, 68pp, 12mo, original pictorial wraps. Thirteenth Edition, Bristol Publishing Limited, 1949. £4.00





  249. Sabin (Arthur),X and others BRISTOL CATHEDRAL 800th Anniversary 1165-1965. An account of the Cathedral, its history, architecture and role in the life of the city and diocese.... Illusts, 32pp, original card covers. Allens (Weston) Ltd., 1965. £4.00





  250. Sabin (Arthur),X editor SOME MANORIAL ACCOUNTS OF ST. AUGUSTINE'S ABBEY, BRISTOL. Being the Computa of the Manors for 1491-2 and 1496-7 and other documents of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. viii + 221pp, original cloth-backed paper boards. Volume 22. Bristol Record Society. 1960. £15.00





  251. Sacks (David Harris) THE WIDENING GATE Bristol and the Atlantic Economy 1450 -1700. Illusts, xxvii + 464pp, dustwrapper. University of California Press, Ltd., Oxford: 1991. £10.00





  252. Salmon (Arthur L) BRISTOL: City, Suburbs & Countryside. Pen Drawings by F.G. Lewin. 237 + (2) pages of publisher's adverts, untrimmed in the original qtr cloth, paper boards, paper label on spine, spotting to page edges, light water stain to top corner of rear board. Bristol Times and Mirror, London & Bristol: 1922. £10.00
    * Includes chapters on Henbury, Weston-super-Mare, Bath, etc.






  253. Sampson (Walter Adam) THE LIFE OF THE REV. THOMAS WHITE D.D. With an Account of the Temple Hospital, Bristol and Sion College, London. With a frontis and one other plate, 88pp, 12mo, original cloth, spine slightly darkened, ex-lib., with label to front pastedown, and 2 small stamps to verso of title-page, signs where label removed from foot of spine. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, Ltd., 1912. £6.00





  254. Sampson (Walter Adam) THE LIFE OF THE REV. THOMAS WHITE D.D. With an Account of the Temple Hospital, Bristol and Sion College, London. With a frontis and one other plate, 88pp, 12mo, original cloth, ex-lib. with label to front pastedown, and signs where label removed from foot of spine. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, Ltd., 1912. £4.00





  255. Saywell (Ruby J) MARY CARPENTER OF BRISTOL. Illusts, 20pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1964. £4.00





  256. Seyer (Rev. Samuel) CHARTERS AND LETTERS PATENT, Granted by the Kings and Queens of England to the Town and City of Bristol, newly translated and accompanied by the Original Latin. xviii + 317pp, 4to, untrimmed in contemporary paper boards, boards rubbed and loose, lacks spine, first 8 leaves and front endpaper loose, these leaves have cellotape across some of their margins, occasional spotting. Bristol: Printed for John Mathew Gutch, 1812. £10.00





  257. Sharp (Margaret),X editor ACCOUNTS OF THE CONSTABLES OF BRISTOL CASTLE In the Thirteenth and Early Fourteenth Centuries. lxiii + 128pp, original cloth. Volume 34. Bristol Record Society. 1982. £10.00





  258. Sherborne (J.W) THE PORT OF BRISTOL IN THE MIDDLE AGES. Illusts, 32pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1965. £4.00





  259. Shiercliff (E) THE BRISTOL AND HOTWELL GUIDE; Containing an account of the ancient and present state of the Opulent City.... A concise Description of Villages and Seats in the Vicinity;.... &c. &c. With a frontis and a folding plan, lacks 1 plate, 161pp, sm 8vo, untrimmed in original rubbed paper boards, later paper spine, small area coloured to map. Fourth Edition. Bristol: Printed by Mills, opposite the Drawbridge, c.1808. £25.00





  260. Shipsides (Frank) and Sansom (John) FRANK SHIPSIDES' BRISTOL With 8 coloured plates and textual illusts, 80pp, roy 8vo, dustwrapper, small ownership label and price in pencil scored through in ink to front endpaper. First edition, Bristol: The Redcliffe Press, 1984. £5.00
    * Signed by Shipsides on half title.






  261. Shorey (Jeannie) THE OPEN AIR SCHOOLS OF BRISTOL 1913-1957. Illusts, 22pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1992. £4.00





  262. Sketchley. Xintroduction by Bryan Little. SKETCHLEY'S BRISTOL DIRECTORY 1775. One plate, 11 + 126 + 2pp, dustwrapper. Originally published in 1775. Facsimile Reprint, Bath: Kingsmead, 1971. £15.00





  263. Smalley (Donald) BROWNING'S ESSAY ON CHATTERTON Edited with Introductory Chapters and Notes. With a Foreword by William C. De Vane. xi + 194pp, portions torn from head and foot of spine of dustwrapper. Harvard University Press, 1948. £4.00





  264. Smith (Michael Quinton) ST MARY REDCLIFFE An architectural history. With 40 illustrations, 175pp, dustwrapper. Edition of 1,250 copies. Redcliffe Press, Ltd., Bristol: 1995. £16.00





  265. Smith (Veronica) STREET NAMES OF BRISTOL Their Origins and Meanings. 301pp, original pictorial card covers. Second Edition, Broadcast Books, Bristol: 2002. £8.00





  266. Social Service Committee FACTS OF BRISTOL'S SOCIAL LIFE 1914. 32pp, original printed wraps, with 2 indelible ownership stamps to verso of top wrap, slight signs where once folded. Geo. Gordon & Son, Printers, 1914. £12.00
    * Includes sections on Bristol Housing Problems; Girl Labour in Bristol; Small Holdings and Allotments; etc, as well as local various institutions.






  267. Somerton (W.H),X editor of the Bristol Mercury A NARRATIVE OF THE BRISTOL RIOTS, on the 29th, 30th, and 31st of October, 1831, Consequent on the Arrival of the Recorder, Sir C. Wetherell, to Open the Commission of Assize; with full Particulars of the Burning of Bridwell-The Gaol-The Toll-Houses.... 40pp, Fourth Edition. XBristol: (1831)y.... Bound with.... OPENING OF THE COMMISSION. Monday, January 2, 1832, 28pp..... Bound with.... REPORT OF THE TRIALS. Second Day, January 3 - Twelfth Day, January 14, 1832, 124pp.... Bound with..... COURT MARTIAL ON CAPT. WARRINGTON. 22pp.... Bound with.... BRISTOL RIOTS. TRIAL OF CHARLES PINNEY, ESQ. Late Mayor of Bristol; for Neglect of Duty.... 64pp.... Bound with.... BRISTOL: AN ABSTRACT OF THE CITY CHARTER: Concerning the Institutions of Mayors, Recorders, Sheriffs, Town Clerks.... 22pp. XBristol: Printed and Sold by I.N. Pearce, Bath Street. 1832.y Title-page loose, with short tears to inner margin, cellotape stain to inner margin of title, first leaf, and last leaf, occasional foxing, disbound. Fourth Edition, Bristol: Printed and Sold at the Mercury Office, 1832. £45.00





  268. Somerville (John) CHRISTOPHER THOMAS SOAPMAKER OF BRISTOL. The Chistr. Thomas & Bros. 1745-1954. Illusts, 121 + (8) pages of index, dustwrapper. White Tree Books, Bristol: 1991. £5.00





  269. Spittal (J) & Dawson (D) THE KINGSWOOD CHAPELS SURVEY. Illusts, map, 28 leaves printed on one side only, original pictorial wraps, top wrap slightly creased. Bristol: 1983. £9.00





  270. Stanford (Maureen),X editor THE ORDINANCES OF BRISTOL 1506 - 1598. xxiv + (ii) + 117pp, original cloth. Volume 41. Bristol Record Society. 1990. £9.00





  271. Stephenson (David) THE HISTORY OF LAWRENCE HILL. Illusts, map, 43 + (18)pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol: c.2000 £5.00





  272. Street (Doreen) NOT WORTH A PIN Pin Making in the Kingswood Area. No 1 in the Kingswood History Series. Illusts, map, 12pp, original pictorial card covers. Kingswood Borough Council, (1986) £4.00





  273. Taylor (Beatrice L), and Mockridge (Henry D),X editor BRISTOL CONFERENCE SOUVENIR The Authorised Official Guide for the National Union of Teachers Conference. Easter, 1902. Illusts, adverts, double-page map, xi + 268pp, 12mo, decorative cloth, spine darkened, short split to foot of back outer hinge. (1902) £12.00
    * Includes chapters on architecture, archaeology, in Cheltenham and the local geology.






  274. Taylor (John) BRISTOL AND CLIFTON Old and New. With 4 illusts, 123pp, lacks the wraps. London: Houlston and Sons. Bristol: John Wright & Co., c.1877 £6.00





  275. Temple Local History Group BRISTOL PAST Revisited with Sperry Local History Group. A Series of 16 Walks and Talks. Illusts, diagrams, maps, 61 pages, typescript printed on rectos only, small folio, original decorative wraps, plastic spine, few spots to first leaf. Second edition, Temple Local History Group, Bristol: 1982. £4.00





  276. Thomas (Ethel) DOWN THE 'MOUTH A History of Avonmouth. Illusts, map endpapers, 128pp, dustwrapper. Second Edition, Ethel Thomas, Avonmouth: 1992. £8.00





  277. Thomas (Gertrude) ? WAIFS AND STRAYS FROM PITCH AND PAY. 16pp, 12mo, original card covers. Privately Printed, J.W. Arrowsmith, 1933. £5.00
    * Poetry. Loosely inserted is a printed letter sheet addressed:- 'Pitch and Pay, Stoke Bishop, Bristol,' on which is written:- 'From Gertrude Thomas.'






  278. Thompson (J.F.A) FORTY YEARS OF THE BARN A history of Downend Folk House known as The Barn. Illusts, 66pp, original pictorial card covers. Downend Local History Society, Bristol: 2010. £4.00





  279. Tomlinson (Charles) ISAAC ROSENBERG OF BRISTOL. Illusts, 19pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1982. £4.00
    * Poet who wrote 'Poems from the Trenches' during the first World War.






  280. Tonkin (Marguerite) HENBURY DYNASTIES. Illusts, pedigrees, 158pp,original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 2005. £11.00





  281. True North Books MEMORIES OF BRISTOL. Numerous illusts, 132pp, 4to, original pictorial boards. True North Books Ltd., 1999. £6.00





  282. Underdown (P.T) BRISTOL AND BURKE. Illusts, 19pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1961. £4.00





  283. Vanes (Jean) THE PORT OF BRISTOL IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY. Illusts, 26pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1977. £5.00





  284. Vear (Leonard) BEDMINSTER BOY A Childhood Remembered, Illusts, 88pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 1989. £5.00





  285. Vinter (Dorothy) THE OLD FRENCH PRISON, STAPLETON. Illusts, pages numbered 134-170, complete, original printed wraps, portions missing from spine. Reprinted from the Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, 1956. £4.00





  286. Vinter (Dorothy) THE FRIENDS MEETING HOUSE, FRENCHAY. With 4 illusts, 15pp, 12mo, original card covers. F. Bailey, Dursley: 1963. £4.00





  287. Waite (Colston) THE STORY OF THE BRISTOL SAVAGES. Illusts, 33pp, original card covers. Mendip Press, Bath: c.1970. £5.00





  288. Waite (Vincent) THE BRISTOL HOTWELL. Illusts, 17pp, original printed card covers. Reprinted, Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1990. £4.00





  289. Walker (C.H) AN ADDRESS TO THE ELECTORS OF THE UNITED KINGDOM, But in Particular to those of Bristol and Colchester, upon the Situation of the Country: Being an Illustration of the early Doctrines of the late Right Honorable William Pitt: With an Exhibition of the Political Principles and Conduct of Sir Samuel Romilly, Knt., Sir John Jervis, Bart. Edward Protheroe, Esq. Richard Hart Davis, Esq. And Mr Henry Hunt, the Candidates to represent Bristol, In Native Nakedness. Pages numbered 3-39pp, lacks title-page, disbound. J. Routh, Bristol: (1812) £16.00





  290. Walker (David) BRISTOL IN THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES. Illusts, 25pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1971. £4.00





  291. Warn (Ian M) BRISTOL 5th CLAUSE & PENNY POSTS 1793 to 1840. Numerous maps, illusts, folding table, viii + 142pp, dustwrapper, bookplate to front pastedown. The Postal History Society, and Bristol Philatelic Society, Tonbridge and Bristol: 1980. £14.00





  292. Watts (Martin),X editor TWO CEMETERIES FROM BRISTOL'S NORTHERN SUBURBS. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Report No 4. Plans, illusts, diagrams, vi + 95pp, original printed wraps. Cotswold Archaeological Trust, 2006. £4.00
    * Excavations at Henbury School, and at Hewlett Packard, Filton.






  293. Way (J.P) A SHORT HISTORY OF OLD BRISTOL POTTERY AND PORCELAIN MARKS, &c. With 10 plates, diagram, 32pp, sm 8vo, original printed card covers, occasional foxing. Burleigh Ltd., Bristol: c.1900. £8.00





  294. Weare (G.E) EDMUND BURKE'S CONNECTION WITH BRISTOL, FROM 1774 TILL 1780; With a prefatory memoir of Burke. Illusts, xviii + 174pp, original cloth slightly rubbed to edges, ex-lib. with just a stamp and an ink note to front endpaper, number in ink to foot of title. First edition, Bristol: William Bennett, 1894. £10.00





  295. Wedmore (Edmund T) RICHARD REYNOLDS. Philanthropist. Frontis, 22pp, wraps, ownership name to top wrap, lower corner of top wrap creased. Scholastic Trading Co., Ltd., Bristol: 1907. £4.00





  296. Wells (Charles),X edited and illustrated by Reece Winstone. BRISTOL'S HISTORY. 96pp, original laminated boards, ownership signature on front pastedown. First edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1966. £8.00





  297. White (George) TRAMLINES TO THE STARS. George White of Bristol. Illusts, 80pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 1995. £4.00





  298. Whitson (John) EXTRACTS FROM THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF JOHN WHITSON Alderman of the City of Bristol. 7pp, original printed wraps. Everard, Bristol: 1911. £4.00





  299. Whitson (John),X Alderman of the City of Bristol A PIOUS MEDITATION, COMPOSED IN THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY, BY JOHN WHITSON, Alderman of the City of Bristol; To which is subjoined Some Account of the Author, by the Late George Symes Catcott, With Additional Memoirs Collected by the Present Editor, by the Rev. John Eden. With an engraved plate, lacks frontis, 78pp, small folio, contemporary cloth, rubbed to edges, lacks spine, shaken, plate waterstained, adjacent leaves partly crinkled. Bristol: John Mills, 1829. £12.00





  300. Whitson (John),X Alderman of the City of Bristol A PIOUS MEDITATION, COMPOSED IN THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY, BY JOHN WHITSON, Alderman of the City of Bristol; To which is subjoined Some Account of the Author, by the Late George Symes Catcott, With Additional Memoirs Collected by the Present Editor, by the Rev. John Eden. Frontis and one other plate, 78pp, small folio, contemporary cloth, paper label on spine, outer hinges rubbed, lacks portion at foot of spine, partly unopened, private indelible ownership stamp to front pastedown. Bristol: John Mills, 1829. £20.00





  301. Wilkins (H.J) REDLAND CHAPEL AND REDLAND. Illusts, 98pp, some marks to the. partly dusty, original wraps, occasional light spotting to text, hand-written title on spine. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, 1924. £8.00





  302. Wilkins (H.J) REDLAND CHAPEL AND REDLAND. Illusts, 98pp, recent cloth, ex-lib. with usual stamps and labels, small stain to inner margins of prelims, short tear to lower margin of frontis. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, 1924. £8.00





  303. Williams (Bruce) EXCAVATIONS IN THE MEDIEVAL SUBURB OF REDCLIFFE, BRISTOL, 1980. Plates, plan, illusts in text, 30pp, original pictorial card covers. City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery and Bristol Threatened History Society, 1981. £4.00





  304. [Williams (Edith E)] S. MARY REDCLIFFE "The fairest, goodliest, and most famous parish Church in England." Frontis, 17 plates, 66 + (1)pp, original paper wraps. No imprint, (1931) £10.00





  305. Williams (Mary E) CIVIC TREASURES OF BRISTOL. Numerous illusts, some in colour, 85pp, 4to, original pictorial card covers. City of Bristol, 1984. £6.00





  306. Willmott (Paul and Jill) THROUGH THE YEARS A Pictorial History of Kingswood and the Surrounding Area. Volume 1. Illusts, 64pp, original pictorial card covers. Enterprise Postcards, Bristol: 1992. £4.00





  307. Willmott (Paul and Jill) THROUGH THE YEARS A Pictorial History of Kingswood and the Surrounding Area. Volume 2. Illusts, 64pp, original pictorial card covers. Enterprise Postcards, Bristol: 1989. £4.00





  308. Willmott (Paul and Jill) THROUGH THE YEARS A Pictorial History of Kingswood and the Surrounding Area. Volume 3. Illusts, 64pp, original pictorial card covers. Enterprise Postcards, Bristol: 1989. £4.00





  309. Willmott (Paul and Jill) THROUGH THE YEARS A Pictorial History of Kingswood and the Surrounding Area. Volume 4. Illusts, 64pp, original pictorial card covers. Enterprise Postcards, Bristol: c.1989. £4.00





  310. Wilson (R.N) BRISTOL, CLIFTON AND DISTRICT VIEWS AND REVIEWS. Illusts, 57pp, small oblong folio, original qtr cloth, printed paper boards, rubbed to edges, short tear to one leaf, inner hinges partly cracked, slightly shaken, short tear to slightly dusty first leaf. Printed and Published by A.W. Ford Ltd., c 190- £15.00





  311. Winchester (Evelyn) ST ANNE'S BRISTOL A History. Illusts, 80pp, original pictorial card covers, light stain to fore-edges, private bookplate to verso of top cover. White Tree Books, Bristol: 1986. £6.00





  312. Winkles A DESCRIPTIVE ACCOUNT OF THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF BRISTOL. 5 engraved plates, 8pp, (pages numbered 121-128), later qtr calf, marbled boards, slightly rubbed, paper label on top board, plates foxed. (1841) £12.00
    * Extracted from Winkles 'Architectural and Picturesque Illustrations of the Cathedral Churches of England.'






  313. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL IN THE 1850'S. Over 120 Photographs. 72pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial laminated boards, rear outer hinge slightly chipped, short split to head of rear outer hinge. Second Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1978. £8.00





  314. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1866-1860. 120 Photographs, 64pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial laminated boards. Second Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1972. £8.00





  315. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL IN THE 1880's Over 200 Photographs. 104pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial card covers, spine slightly chipped, slightly shaken. First Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1962. £4.00





  316. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL IN THE 1890's. Over 180 Photographs, 64pp, roy 8vo, original cloth with the pictorial card covers pasted down, 'Amendments' sheet loosely inserted. First edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1960. £10.00





  317. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL IN THE 1890's. Over 180 Photographs, 64pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial card covers, slightly rubbed to outer hinges. First edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1960. £8.00





  318. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL IN THE 1890'S. Over 180 Photographs, 64pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial laminated boards. Second Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1965. £12.00





  319. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1914-1900. Over 170 Photographs. 78 + (2)pp, roy 8vo, original printed card covers. With Amendments sheet loosely inserted. First Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1957. £8.00





  320. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1914-1900. Over 170 Photographs. 64pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial laminated boards, spine faded. Third Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1972. £8.00





  321. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL TO-DAY. Preface by John Betjeman. With 197 photographic illusts, map, 94pp, including adverts, original pictorial card covers, edges of spine rubbed. Second Edition enlarged, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1963. £5.00





  322. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1939-1914. Over 100 Photographs. 64pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial laminated boards, 'Amendments' sheet loosely inserted. Fourth Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1969. £4.00





  323. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1939-1914. Over 100 Photographs. 80pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial card covers, short tear to top cover, edges of spine slightly rubbed. First Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1957. £4.00





  324. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1939-1914. Over 100 Photographs. 56pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial laminated boards. Fifth Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1978. £6.00





  325. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL TO-DAY. Preface by John Betjeman. With 200 photographs, local adverts, 80pp, pictorial card covers, covers show some signs of wear, crease to top corner of top cover. First Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1958. £5.00





  326. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1939-1914. Over 100 Photographs. 56pp, roy 8vo, original card covers, spine and top outer hinge rubbed. Second Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1958. £4.00





  327. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1939-1914. Over 100 Photographs. 64pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial card covers, outer hinges very slightly rubbed. Third Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1963. £8.00





  328. Winstone (Reece) VICTORIAN AND EDWARDIAN BRISTOL from old photographs. With 152 plates, dustwrapper, inscription to front endpaper. Portman Books, London: 1987. £7.00





  329. Witt (Cleo) CERAMICS IN BRISTOL: THE FINE WARES. 1670-1970. Illusts, 31pp, original pictorial card covers. City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, 1979. £5.00
    * Catalogue of the exhibition at the museum which was held 21st September 1979 - 31st January, 1980.






  330. Wood (J.M),X edited by WHITCHURCH Village Memories. With 9 illusts, 41pp, original printed card covers, cloth spine, slight spotting to few leaves at front and rear, bookplate to verso of top cover. Whitchurch Local History Society, 1980. £9.00
    * 'The period covered is that from the early part of the (20th) century, through the first World War, the 20's and 30's and then, once again to the way in which war-time conditions affected the village.'






  331. Wood (John),X architect A DESCRIPTION OF THE EXCHANGE OF BRISTOL: Wherein the Ceremony of Laying the First Stone of that Structure; Together with That of Opening the Building for Publick Use, Is particularly Recited. With 2 double-page plans, and 6 engraved plates, 3 of which are double-page, 36pp, original cloth, dustwrapper. LIMITED TO 750 COPIES. First published in 1745. Kingsmead Reprint, Bath: 1969. £8.00





  332. Woolrich (A.P) PRINTING IN BRISTOL. Illusts, 21pp, original pictorial card covers, bookplate to title-page. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1986. £5.00





  333. Wright (J) and Co's MATHEWS' BRISTOL DIRECTORY, 1877. With Adjacent Villages. Lacks map (?), 446 + (1)pp, original cloth, lacks all before title-page, lower board loose, top outer hinge partly split. Bristol: J. Wright & Co. 1877. £40.00





  334. Wright (J) and Co's WRIGHT'S BRISTOL DIRECTORY 1914. Including Westbury-on-Trym, Shirehampton, Horfield, and Part of Henbury. Lacks map as usual, lacks all before title page, lx + 1000 + 29 pages of adverts, original cloth, top corner of title-page missing, boards rubbed and almost loose, lacks spine. London: Published by Kelly's Directories, 1914. £30.00





  335. Wright (Mary) ELIZABETH BLACKWELL OF BRISTOL. The First Woman Doctor. Illusts, 24pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1995. £4.00





  336. Wright (Mary) MONTPELIER A Bristol Suburb. Illusts, map endpapers, xii + 148pp, dustwrapper. Phillimore, Chichester: 2004. £8.00





  337. Yate District Oral History Project PARNALL'S IN MEMORIAM. We made the planes We made the turrets That won the war. A history of Parnall's created by those who worked there during the war - in memory of those who lost their lives in the bombing of February 1941. Illusts, 70pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Yate District Oral History Project, Bristol: 1990. £10.00




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