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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. Anderson (Charles A CITY AND ITS CINEMAS. Illusts, 104pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 1983. £5.00
    * 'This book could be sub-titled:- The Rise and Fall of Bristol's Picture Houses.'





  3. Appleby (John B) BRISTOL'S TRAMS REMEMBERED. their story 1875-1941, Plates, maps, 70pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial card covers, light mark to top cover, titlepage slightly spotty. Published by the author, Bristol: 1969. £7.00





  4. Appleby (John B), Butcher (Edward W.A), Gailey (T.H.W), 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, bookplate to front pastedown. Bristol Omnibus Co. Ltd., 1974. £15.00





  5. Archaeological Institution MEMOIRS ILLUSTRATIVE OF THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF BRISTOL, and the Western Counties of Great Britain.... With numerous plates and textual illustrations, partly coloured folding plan, xcv + 280pp, original cloth, outer hinges partly split, foot of spine rubbed, small portion missing from head of spine. London: George Bell, 1851. £18.00
    * Includes chapters:- 'Sepulchral Monuments of Bristol'; 'Sherborne Minster, Dorsetshire'; 'Painted Glass at Bristol, Wells, Gloucester, and Exeter', etc.





  6. Arrowsmith (J.W), 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. £7.00





  7. Arrowsmith Ltd, printers OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE CITY OF BRISTOL. Illusts, adverts, 95pp, roy 8vo, original printed wraps, lacks spine, crease and a couple of short tears to top wrap, few corners curled. 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: (1921) £14.00





  8. Arrowsmith Ltd, 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





  9. Arrowsmith Ltd, printer OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE CITY OF BRISTOL. Illusts, adverts, folding maps tipped in to front and rear, xxx + 120pp, original printed wraps, roy 8vo, light damp staining to top outer margins of most leaves. Published with the authority of the Lord Mayor and Corporation of the City and County of Bristol by J.W. Arrowsmith Ltd. Bristol: 1928. £14.00





  10. Arrowsmith Ltd, 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





  11. Arrowsmith Ltd, printers OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE CITY OF BRISTOL. Illusts, adverts, folding map, xxxv + 119pp, original printed wraps, roy 8vo. 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.





  12. Arrowsmith, 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.





  13. 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'





  14. Averys AVERYS BICENTENNIAL WINE LIST 1793-1993. Averys of Bristol Fine Wine Merchants. Coloured illusts, 126pp, tall 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Averys, Bristol: 1993. £8.00
    * Includes a history of the company, and Bristol's connection with the wine trade.





  15. 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. £10.00





  16. Barker (Cedric) MOSTLY CLIFTON. Numerous illusts, 112pp, oblong 8vo, dustwrapper. Redcliffe Press, Tiverton: 1997. £8.00





  17. Barker (Kathleen) BRISTOL'S LOST EMPIRES. The Decline and Fall of Music Hall in Bristol. Illusts, 24pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1990. £5.00





  18. Barker (Kathleen) EARLY MUSIC HALL IN BRISTOL. Illusts, 20pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1979. £5.00





  19. 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





  20. Barker (Kathleen) THE THEATRE ROYAL BRISTOL. Decline and Rebirth 1834-1943. Illusts, 24pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1966. £4.00





  21. Barrett (William) HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF THE CITY OF BRISTOL. Lacks the folding map and 2 plates as well as the 2 plates of the Rowley facsimiles, otherwise complete, xix + 698pp, 4to, full early calf, rubbed, later calf spine, one hinge of spine broken, top board loose, ex-Bristol Mechanics Institution, with their occasional stamp, one plate lacks margin and is shaved along one edge, and another has been laid down to strengthen it and partly remargin it. First edition, Printed by William Pine, Wine Street, Bristol: 1789 (dedication leaf.) £55.00
    * Copies of this work frequently have the Rowley facsimiles missing, the speculation being that the publisher no longer wished to include them after Chatterton's deception was exposed.





  22. Bartlett (John) FISHPONDS (Images of England) Illusts, 128pp, original pictorial card covers. Tempus Publishing, Stroud: 2004. £7.00





  23. Beachcroft (S.P), 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





  24. Beddow (Neil), Bartlett (John), and others THE FORGOTTEN ESTATE Oldbury Court's Surprising History. Maps, 88pp, original pictorial card covers. ACTA Community and Oldbury Court Primary School, Bristol: 2004. £10.00





  25. 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.





  26. Belsey (James) and Harrison (David) IMAGES OF BRISTOL. Victorian Photographs at Work 1850-1910. 102pp, sm. 4to, original decorative card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 1987. £10.00





  27. Belsey (James), Jenner (Michael), 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





  28. Bergin (G. Fred), compiled by TEN YEARS AFTER: A Sequel to the Autobiography of George Muller. Being an Account of the Work at the Ashley Down Orphanage, Bristol, for the Ten Years Following the Death of Mr Muller. Illustrated with 32 Plates, 380pp, original cloth, damp spotting to head of top boards. J. Nisbet & Co., Ltd., London: Scriptural Knowledge Institution, Bristol: Preface dated 1909. £11.00





  29. 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





  30. Bettey (Joseph) THE RISE OF A GENTRY FAMILY: The Smythes of Ashton Court. c.1500-1642. With 4 plates, genealogical table, 20pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol: 1978. £5.00





  31. Bettey (Joseph) THE SUPPRESSION OF THE RELIGIOUS HOUSES IN BRISTOL. Illusts, double-page plan, 30pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1990. £5.00





  32. Bickley (Francis B), editor THE LITTLE RED BOOK OF BRISTOL. Volume 1 of 2 only. With 5 plates, xxxviii + 249pp, 4to, untrimmed in the original buckram, partly faded. Bristol: W. Crofton Hemmons. London: Henry Sotheran. 1900. £18.00





  33. 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





  34. 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





  35. Borwick (F), 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





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





  37. 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





  38. Brierley (Lorna) and Reid (Helen) GO HOME AND DO THE WASHING. Three centuries of Pioneering Women. Illusts, 166pp, original card covers. Broadcast, Bristol: 2000. £5.00





  39. 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





  40. 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





  41. 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





  42. 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





  43. 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





  44. 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





  45. Bristol Charities BRISTOL MUNICIPAL CHARITIES Accounts for the year Ending 31st March, 1961. 98pp, sm 4to, original card covers. Bristol: John Wright, 1961. £4.00





  46. 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





  47. 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





  48. Bristol Development Board BRISTOL: The Home of Prosperous Industry. Illusts, maps, 22pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Development Board, c.1930. £12.00





  49. 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. £16.00





  50. Bristol Development Board BRISTOL Incorporating "A Week in Bristol" and "A Day in Bristol" Illusts, double-page map, 24pp, original printed wraps loose, water stained to part of inner and top margins, staples slightly rusty. Bristol Development Board, c.1930. £4.00
    * With the bookplate of Reece Winstone.





  51. 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. £20.00





  52. Bristol Festival Development Committee CITY AND COUNTY OF BRISTOL. FESTIVAL OF BRITAIN June 25th to July 28th, 1951. Souvenir Handbook. Illusts, 32pp, sm 4to, original printed wraps. City and County of Bristol: 1951. £12.00





  53. Bristol Guide BRISTOL VISITOR'S GUIDE. Folding map, illusts, adverts, 144pp, original card covers. British Publishing Company Ltd., Gloucester: c.1983. £4.00





  54. 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.





  55. Bristol Naturalists' Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE BRISTOL NATURALISTS' SOCIETY New Series, Volume 9, Part 3. Pages numbered 123-170, lacks wraps. Printed for the Society. Bristol: 1902. £4.00
    * Includes articles on Uphill Bone Caverns; Celestine Deposits of the Bristol District, etc.





  56. 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.





  57. 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.





  58. Bristol Naturalists' Society, 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.





  59. Bristol Naturalists' Society, 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.





  60. Bristol Naturalists' Society, 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.





  61. Bristol Naturalists' Society, 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.





  62. Bristol Naturalists' Society, 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.





  63. 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





  64. 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. £10.00





  65. 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.





  66. 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





  67. Brown (Peter) LANDMARKS OF OLD FISHPONDS. (Part Two) Illusts, 28pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol: 1991. £6.00





  68. Brown (Peter) MEMORIES OF A WARTIME CHILDHOOD IN FISHPONDS. Double-page plan of Railway Layout at Fishponds, 24pp, original pictorial card covers. Reprinted, Bristol: 1993. £6.00





  69. Brown (Peter), illustrated by Arthur Hardy LANDMARKS OF OLD FISHPONDS. Illusts, double-page, 32pp, original pictorial card covers. Reprinted, Bristol: 1990. £6.00





  70. Brown (Peter), 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





  71. Brown (Peter), illustrated by Mervyn Bracey LANDMARKS OF OLD FISHPONDS. (Part Four) Illusts, double-page plan of Field Names, 32pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol: 1993. £6.00





  72. 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





  73. Buchanan (R.A) NINETEENTH CENTURY ENGINEERS IN THE PORT OF BRISTOL. Illusts, 19pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1971. £5.00





  74. Buchanan (R.A) THE INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY OF BRISTOL. Illusts, 20pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1967. £5.00





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





  76. Burgess (Clive), 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. £12.00





  77. Burnard (Ronald Jack) FROM STAPLETON ROAD TO HORFIELD HALT A BRISTOL BOYHOOD 1922-1948. Illusts, 48pp, original pictorial card covers. White Tree Books, Bristol: 1988. £9.00





  78. Burrow (Ed. J), publishers THE CITY AND COUNTY OF BRISTOL THE CAPITAL OF THE WEST. The Official Handbook of the Corporation of Bristol. Numerous illusts, folding map, adverts, 236pp, original card covers, outer hinges slightly rubbed, short split to rear hinge. Ed. J. Burrow, Cheltenham: c.1955. £12.00





  79. Burrow (Ed. J), publishers THE CITY AND COUNTY OF BRISTOL THE CAPITAL OF THE WEST. The Official Handbook of the Corporation of Bristol. Numerous illusts, folding map, adverts, 234 + (2)pp, original card covers. Ed. J. Burrow, Cheltenham: c.1963. £12.00





  80. Butcher (E.E) BRISTOL CORPORATION OF THE POOR 1696-1898. Illusts, 233pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1972. £5.00





  81. Butcher (E.E) CLIFTON HILL HOUSE The first phase 1909-1959. With 4 plates, 18pp, original wraps, lower corner of top wrap creased. J.W. Arrowsmith, c.1960. £4.00





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





  83. 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.... '





  84. 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





  85. C.L.A.S.S. (Continue Learning at South Street) MINERS' MEMORIES (Bedminster and Ashton) Illusts, 54pp, original pictorial card covers, bookplate. Second edition, Bristol: 1986. £8.00





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





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





  88. Channon (Geoffrey) THE CHARTISTS IN BRISTOL. Illusts, 18pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1964. £5.00





  89. Cheesley (David) BRISTOL TRANSPORT. (Archive Photographs Series) Numerous illusts, 128pp, original pictorial card covers. Chalford Publishing, 1998. £9.00





  90. Chilcott (J), published by CHILCOTT'S DESCRIPTIVE HISTORY OF BRISTOL, Ancient & Modern; or a Guide to Bristol, Clifton & the Hotwells with topographical notices of the neighbourhood villages etc. With 2 folding maps, 1 folding plan, frontis, folding plate and one other plate, wood engravings, 360pp, 12mo, original cloth, rubbed to edges, 1" split to hinge at head of spine, and short split to head of rear outer hinge, original label on spine rubbed, few marks, and stain to outer edge of rear board, internally sound. Sixth Edition, Much Improved. Bristol: J. Chilcott, (1844) £28.00





  91. Chilcott (J), publisher CHILCOTT'S DESCRIPTIVE HISTORY OF BRISTOL, Ancient and Modern; or a Guide to Bristol, Clifton & the Hotwells with topographical notices of the neighbourhood villages etc. With two folding plans and a folding map, frontis, 2 plates, one of which is folding, and with textual engravings, 396pp, original cloth boards partly faded, lacks spine, early ownership name and date to title-page. Seventh Edition With Additions and Corrections. Bristol: J. Chilcott, (1846) £35.00





  92. Chubb (James) THE BRISTOL JOURNAL OF JAMES CHUBB. 44pp, original wraps. New Room Booklets No 8. 1988. £6.00
    * '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.'





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





  94. 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.





  95. 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 £15.00





  96. 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. £7.00





  97. Cottle (Basil) JOSEPH COTTLE OF BRISTOL. Illusts, 23pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1987. £5.00





  98. Cottle (Basil) ST. MARY REDCLIFFE Bristol. Plates, plan, 28pp, original wraps. Printed by Mardon, Son & Hall, Ltd., Reprinted, Bristol: January, 1962. £4.00





  99. [Cottrell (Greg)] THE STORY OF BRISTOL ROUND TABLE No 9. 1929 - 1962. Illusts, 89pp, original cloth. Bristol: B.H. Matthews, (1962) £8.00





  100. Cottrell (Kathleen L) ANTHONY PURVER QUAKER. Illusts, map, 26pp, original pictorial card covers. Printed by Fyson & Co., Ltd., (1988) £5.00
    * Anthony Purver, a Quaker Minister, came to Frenchay in 1737 and remained until 1758.





  101. 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





  102. Crossley Evans (M.J), 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 £10.00
    * Includes chapters on:- Thomas Goldney; Humphrey Reton's Royal Fort; Kilvert and Bristol; Jane Austen and Bristol, etc.





  103. Davey (Peter) MY FIRST 44 PHOTOGRAPHS Bristol Tramways' Buses. 1945 - 1949. Illusts, 20pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Tram Photographic Collection, Bristol: 1997. £7.00





  104. Davey (Peter) TRAMWAYS FLEET Including a few details of the Replacement Buses. 1875 - 1941. Illusts, 20pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Tram Photographic Collection, Bristol: 1997. £7.00





  105. Davies (Rupert E) THE CHURCH IN BRISTOL. A Short History. With illustrations by Reginald Dymond. Text illusts, 105pp, 12mo, original card covers, marks to lower covers where cellotape removed. John Wright, Bristol: 1960. £8.00





  106. Davis (J.L) GLENSIDE HOSPITAL 1861-1961. 71pp, 4to, plastic spiral binding. Bristol: c.1962. £10.00
    * This is a chronology of the main events and it includes a transcript of Herapath's 'Report of the Committee of Visitors of the Lunatic Asylum at Stapleton. 1862'





  107. Dening (C.F.W) OLD INNS OF BRISTOL. Illustrations by the author. 128pp, original cloth, spine slightly faded. Third edition. John Wright & Sons, Ltd., 1944. £8.00





  108. 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





  109. 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. £7.00





  110. 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. £12.00





  111. 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 £7.00





  112. Downing (J.S) BRISTOL TELEPHONES CENTENARY 1879-1979. Illusts, 64pp, spiral binding in the original pictorial card covers. Bristol: 1979. £12.00





  113. Draper (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





  114. Dresser (Madge) and Ollerenshaw (Philip), editors THE MAKING OF MODERN BRISTOL. Plates, 246pp, dustwrapper. Redcliffe, Tiverton: 1996. £15.00





  115. Dresser (Madge), and others SLAVE TRADE TRAIL AROUND CENTRAL BRISTOL. Illusts, 26pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Museums and Art Gallery, Bristol: 1998. £4.00





  116. Dresser (Madge), 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





  117. 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





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





  119. Ellery (Lionel W) THE ST. MARK (Lower Easton) Story. Illusts, 44pp, original pictorial card covers. Portishead Press Print, 1984. £7.00





  120. 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. £6.00





  121. 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





  122. Ellis (B.M) CAVING REPORT. No 3 The Manufacture of Lightweight Caving Ladders. Illusts, 13pp, original printed wraps, Bristol Exploration Club, May 1958. £7.00





  123. Evans (Rev. John) BEAUTIES OF CLIFTON; or the Clifton and Hotwell Guide: with a Descriptive Arrangement of Excursions in their Vicinity: and an Appendix on their Geology, Botany, &c. &c. Lacks the map, 79 + (iv)pp, small 8vo, disbound, small strip torn from inner margin of last leaf. Second Edition. Parsons and Browne, and P. Rose, Bristol. J. Aitkens, Clifton: c.1828. £15.00





  124. Evans (Rev. John) THE PICTURE OF BRISTOL; or A Guide to Objects of Curiosity and Interest, In Bristol, Clifton, the Hotwells, and their Vicinity; Including Biographical Notices of Eminent Natives. With 3 folding plates, lacks the map, and page 177 which has Appendix 7, 176 + 2pp, 12mo, early binders cloth, spine slightly faded. Second edition. Bristol: Printed for W. Shepherd, 1818. £25.00
    * Bound without the plate of Bristol from Pile Hill which is called for in the list of plates. We have never seen a copy of this edition with this plate, and believe that it was either never issued, or was inserted in only a small number of copies.





  125. Evans (Rev. John) THE HISTORY OF BRISTOL, Civil and Ecclesiastical; including Biographical Notices of Eminent and Distinguished Natives. Volume 2 of 2 only. Lacks plates, iv + 445pp, early calf, front inner hinge broken, few leaves almost loose. Bristol: Printed and Published by W. Sheppard, 1816. £10.00
    * The first volume was attributed to John Corry.





  126. Farr (Grahame) BRISTOL SHIPBUILDING IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY. Illusts, double-page plan, 25pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1971. £5.00





  127. 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





  128. Fedden (Marguerite) BRISTOL VIGNETTES. Illusts, 126pp, pictorial card covers, partly faded. 'Advanced Proof Copy' in biro on top cover. Burleigh Press, Bristol: c.1957. £4.00





  129. Felix Farley, sold by BRISTOL. THE CITY CHARTERS. Containing the Original Institution of Mayors, Recorders, Sheriffs, Town Clerks, And all Other Officers whatsoever. As also of a Common Council, and the Ancient Laws and Customs of the City. Diligently Compar'd with, and Corrected according to the Latin Originals. To which are added, The Bounds of the City, by Land, With the exact Distances from Stone to Stone, all round the City. Lacks frontis, 297 + (xii)pp, 4to, full early calf, raised bands, slightly rubbed to edges, small amount of light spotting. Sold by Felix Farley, in Castle Green: 1736. £35.00





  130. Fells (Maurice) BRISTOL PLAQUES. Illusts, 158 + (2)pp, original pictorial card covers. The History Press, Stroud: 2016 £8.00





  131. Fishponds Lunatic Asylum DECEMBER, 1848. THE EVIDENCE TAKEN ON THE INQUIRY INTO THE MANAGEMENT OF THE FISHPONDS PRIVATE LUNATIC ASYLUM. Ordered by the last Court of Quarter Sessions to be Printed, and sent to every Acting Magistrate in the County of Gloucester. Photocopy, contained within 3 ring binders, over 700 pages copied 2 pages per leaf. Includes photocopies of some contemporary newscuttings, and letters. 1848. £18.00
    * A useful working copy of a rare item.





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





  133. Flavin (Susan) & Jones (Evan T), editors BRISTOL'S TRADE WITH IRELAND AND THE CONTINENT 1503-1601. The evidence of the exchequer customs accounts. xxv + 1081pp, dustwrapper. Volume 61. Bristol Record Society. Dublin: 2009. £18.00





  134. 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





  135. 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





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





  137. 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





  138. Fryer (Sylivia) FROM COLLIERS TO CLICKERS. Scenes from the history of the boot and shoe trade in Kingswood. No 4 in the Kingswood History Series. Illusts, 15pp, original pictorial card covers. Kingswood Borough Council, 1988. £4.00





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





  140. Gardiner Sons & Co Ltd GARDINER OF BRISTOL Catalogue No 225, July 1955. Coloured plates, text illusts, xxiv + 883pp, original cloth, lower pages of many pages damp stained and slightly crinkled, 2 leaves torn without loss, one leaf has cellotape repairs. Gardiner Sons & Co Ltd., Bristol: 1955. £12.00





  141. Garlick (Kenneth), introduction EXHIBITION OF WORKS BY SIR THOMAS LAWRENCE F.R.A. (born in Bristol 1769). A Festival of Britain Exhibition by arrangement with The Arts Council of Great Britain. 5 July to 31 August 1951. 24pp, original printed wraps, with a colour plate tipped onto the top wrap. City and County of Bristol, 1951. £9.00





  142. George (E), editor THE WESTBURY-ON-TRYM Village Directories for 1901 and 1905. 10 + (1) pp, original printed wraps, stapled at the top corner. Prepared from the original for the Parish Church Historical Exhibition, Westbury on Trym: 1984. £8.00





  143. George (Edwin and Stella) and Fleming (Peter) BRISTOL PROBATE INVENTORIES Part 1: 1542-1650. xviii + 172pp, dustwrapper. Volume 54. Bristol Record Society. 2002. £18.00





  144. George (Edwin and Stella) and Fleming (Peter), editor BRISTOL PROBATE INVENTORIES 1657-1689. Folding frontis, (xii) + 191pp, dustwrapper. Volume 57, Bristol Record Society, 2005. £18.00





  145. Gomme (Andor), Jenner (Michael) and Little (Bryan) BRISTOL An Architectural History. Numerous illusts, 452pp, 4to, dustwrapper. Lund Humphries, London: 1979. £50.00
    * Signed presentation inscription by Jenner on the front endpaper.





  146. Green (Kenneth H), 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





  147. 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.





  148. 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





  149. 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





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





  151. Hallett (Terry) BRISTOL'S FORGOTTEN EMPIRE. The History of The Empire Theatre. Illusts, 210pp, original pictorial card covers. The Badger Press, Westbury: 2000. £9.00





  152. Harlow (Jonathan), 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. £14.00
    * Speed was a prosperous Bristol Merchant.





  153. 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





  154. Harrison (David) and Brooke (Gerry) POST VIEW OF BRISTOL. Evening Post. Illusts, 206pp, folio, dustwrapper. Breedon Books, Derby: 1998. £10.00
    * Signed presentation inscription on the title-page.





  155. Harvey (Alfred) A SHORT ACCOUNT OF THE MONASTERY, COLLEGE AND CHURCH OF WESTBURY-ON-TRYM. With a plan and 2 illusts, 30pp, original printed wraps, loose and very ragged and with portions missing to edges, top wrap has 'M' for Monastery partly missing, binding broken and text in 2 halves. Reprinted (with corrections) from the Westbury-on-Trym Parish Magazine. Published by Howell & Sons, Westbury-on-Trym. (1902) £10.00





  156. Harvey (Charles) and Press (Jon) SIR GEORGE WHITE OF BRISTOL 1854-1916. Illusts, double-page plan, 31pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1989. £6.00





  157. Hayden (Roger), editor THE RECORDS OF A CHURCH OF CHRIST IN BRISTOL, 1640 - 1687. (vi) + 315pp, original cloth. Volume 27. Bristol Record Society. 1974. £15.00





  158. Helme (Judy) IN FOOTSTEPS OF GIANTS. A History of Lawrence Weston. Illusts, 138pp, original pictorial card covers. Axta Community Theatre Ltd., 2003. £15.00





  159. Henry (Thomas) HARVEYS OF BRISTOL. Illusts, some of which are coloured, 48pp, original pictorial card covers, private bookplate to verso of top cover. Good Books, Bristol: 1986. £10.00





  160. Henrywood (R.K) BRISTOL POTTERS 1775-1906. Illusts, 96pp, dustwrapper. Redcliffe, Bristol: 1992. £5.00





  161. Hertslet (Edward L.A), 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





  162. Heys (Alistair), editor FROM GOTHIC TO ROMANTIC: THOMAS CHATTERTON'S BRISTOL. Illusts, 144pp, dustwrapper. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 2005. £6.00





  163. 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.





  164. 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.





  165. Hollis (D), 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. £20.00





  166. Hollis (Denzil), and Ralph (Elizabeth), edited and transcribed by MARRIAGE BONDS FOR THE DIOCESE OF BRISTOL Excluding the Archdeaconry of Dorset. Volume I. 1637-1700. 395pp, original cloth, early ownership inscription to front endpaper by a 'Richmond Herald.' Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1952. £20.00





  167. Howell (Brian) THE POLICE FORCE IN LATE VICTORIAN BRISTOL. Illusts, 29pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1989. £5.00





  168. Hudleston (C. Roy) HOW TO SEE BRISTOL. A Complete and Well Illustrated Guide to the City of Bristol. Illusts, adverts, 188pp, original printed card covers. Fourteenth Edition, J.W. Arrowsmith Ltd., Bristol: 1931. £4.00





  169. Hutton (Stanley) BRISTOL AND ITS FAMOUS ASSOCIATIONS. Illusts, viii + 406pp, original cloth, lettering feint on spine, name and private ownership label 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.





  170. 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





  171. 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





  172. 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.





  173. 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. £12.00





  174. 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. £12.00





  175. Jenner (Mike), Elkin (Paul), and others POST-WAR BRISTOL 1945-1965. Illusts, 144pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, Bristol: 2000. £12.00





  176. Jones (Avril), and others BRUNEL THE GWR AND BRISTOL. Illusts, 50pp, 4to, original pictorial card covers, corners of covers slightly creased. Ian Allan, Weybridge: 1985. £4.00





  177. Jones (Donald) BRISTOL'S SUGAR TRADE AND REFINING INDUSTRY. With 8 plates, double-page plan, 28pp, original card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol: 2003. £5.00





  178. 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. £16.00





  179. 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. £5.00





  180. Kelly's KELLY'S DIRECTORY OF BRISTOL 1935. Lacks map, 9 + xxxi + 1313pp, original cloth, slightly rubbed, short split to head of top outer hinge, front inner hinge strained, rear inner hinge cracked. London: Kelly's Directories, 1935. £30.00





  181. Kelly's KELLY'S DIRECTORY OF BRISTOL 1936. Lacks the map, 11 (adverts) + xxxi + 1350pp, original cloth, small hole to cloth in spine, cloth rubbed to edges, inner hinges crudely strengthened. Kelly's Directories Ltd., London: 1936. £25.00





  182. 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





  183. 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





  184. Lamoine (Professor Georges), editor BRISTOL GAOL DELIVERY FIATS 1741-1799. xv + (iii) + 158pp, original cloth. Volume 40. Bristol Record Society. 1989. £15.00





  185. Lane (John Tremayne), 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.





  186. 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





  187. 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





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





  189. 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. £30.00





  190. Latimer (John) ANNALS OF BRISTOL In the Nineteenth Century. [vi] + 552pp, later full leather, slightly rubbed to spine and edges. W & F. Morgan, Clare Street, Bristol: 1887. £36.00





  191. 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





  192. 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. £22.00





  193. 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





  194. [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





  195. 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





  196. Levitt (Sarah) POUNTNEYS The Bristol Pottery at Fishponds 1905 - 1969. Illusts, 104pp, roy 8vo, spine of dustwrapper faded. Bristol: Redcliffe and City of Bristol Museum and Art Ga1lery, 1990. £20.00





  197. 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





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





  199. 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





  200. Lyes (John) BRISTOL 1901-1913. 52pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol: 2002. £5.00





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





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





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





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





  205. Lyes (John) BRISTOL'S COURTS OF LAW. 32pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, Bristol: 2006. £5.00





  206. Lynch (John) BRISTOL AND THE CIVIL WAR: for King and Parliament. Illusts, 213pp, original pictorial card covers. The History Prees, Stroud: 2009. £8.00





  207. 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. £8.00





  208. 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





  209. 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. £6.00
    * 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.





  210. Mackeson (John F) BRISTOL TRANSPORTED. Illusts, 182pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 1987. £7.00
    * 'provides a full account of how Australia was chosen as the new penal colony, and examines life there for the 120 convicts from Bristol.'





  211. 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





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





  213. Manby (G.W) FUGITIVE SKETCHES OF THE HISTORY AND NATURAL BEAUTIES OF CLIFTON AND THE HOT WELLS AND VICINITY. Lacks plans and 12 of the 14 plates, 94pp + errata, recent cloth, ex-lib with labels to front endpapers, and stamp to verso of title, number to base of spine. First Edition. Bristol & London: (1802) £10.00





  214. 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. £8.00





  215. Marcy (Peter T) EIGHTEENTH CENTURY VIEWS OF BRISTOL AND BRISTOLIANS. Illusts, 24pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1966. £5.00





  216. 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. £9.00
    * Fiction.





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





  218. Marshall (Peter) THE ANTI-SLAVE TRADE MOVEMENT IN BRISTOL. With 4 plates, 26pp, original printed wraps, private bookplate to verso of top cover. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, reprinted Bristol: 1979. £4.00





  219. Masters (Betty R) and Ralph (Elizabeth) THE CHURCH BOOK OF ST. EWEN'S BRISTOL 1454 - 1584. Frontis, xxxix + 291pp, original cloth. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, 1967. £15.00





  220. 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.





  221. Mathews (Joseph) THE BRISTOL GUIDE; Being a complete Ancient and Modern History of the City of Bristol, The Hotwells and Clifton.... With 2 plates and a large folding plan, viii + 236pp, disbound, small repair to verso of plan, ownership inscriptions on title-page. Sixth Edition. Bristol: Printed by and Published by J. Mathews. 1825. £25.00





  222. 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





  223. Mathew (J) 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 4 plates, 2 of which are folding, lacks plan of Bristol, viii + 240pp, sm 8vo, original cloth, some light marking to covers, internally sound. Seventh Edition. Carefully revised, with additions and improvements. Bristol: Printed by and Published by J. Mathews. (1828) £30.00
    * The plates are not mentioned in Hyett and Bazeley.





  224. Mathews (J), 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





  225. Mathews (Norris) A SURVEY OF THE BRISTOL PUBLIC LIBRARIES. A Paper read before the Library Association Bristol, 25th, 1900. 20pp, original wraps, spotting to front and rear. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, 1900. £4.00





  226. Matthews (Kenneth) BRISTOL SAVAGES a brief illustrated history. Illusts, 12pp, 4to, partly faded original decorative card covers, few marks to top cover. Clive Farrow Printers Ltd., Bristol: 1992. £8.00





  227. McGrath (Patrick) BRISTOL AND THE CIVIL WAR. Illusts, 50pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1981. £5.00





  228. 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





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





  230. 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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  231. Milton (Bertha), Edwards (Hilda), 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 £6.00





  232. Mirror Office, 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. £10.00
    * Gives descriptions of the cathedral and 16 churches.





  233. Moon (Norman S) CALEB EVANS Founder of the Bristol Educational Society. Pages numbered 175-190, original printed wraps, top wrap partly faded. Reprinted from the Baptist Quarterly, 1971. £4.00
    * Caleb Evans was Minister of Broadmead Baptist Church, Bristol 1781-1791.





  234. Moore (Charles) ON ABNORMAL GEOLOGICAL DEPOSITS IN THE BRISTOL DISTRICT. Text illusts, pages numbered 67-82, lacks wraps. Reprinted from the Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society for 1881. £4.00





  235. 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





  236. Morgan (Kenneth) EDWARD COLSTON AND BRISTOL. Illusts, 24pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1999. £5.00





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





  238. Morley (Averil) BIRD LIFE ON CLIFTON DOWNS. Map endpapers, 40pp, 12mo., original paper covers. J. Baker & Son, Clifton: c.194- £8.00





  239. 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





  240. Moss (Fred) CITY PIT. memoirs of a Speedwell Miner. Illusts, map, 70pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Broadsides, Bristol: 1986. £6.00





  241. Muirhead (J.A.O), edited for Old Cliftonian Society CLIFTON COLLEGE REGISTER, 1862 to 1947. Frontis, lxxx + 578pp, few spots to partly faded original cloth, occasional light foxing. J.W. Arrowsmith, Bristol: 1948. £12.00





  242. Muller Home THE 118th ANNUAL REPORT OF THE MULLER HOMES FOR CHILDREN Ashley Down, Bristol and of the other objects of the Scriptural Knowledge Institution for Home and Abroad Founded in the Year 1834 by the late George Muller. A Brief Narrative of facts for the period May 27th, 1956, to May 26th, 1957. Illusts, 68pp, original card covers. Wrights, Sandbach: 1957. £6.00





  243. 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





  244. Neale (W.G) THE TIDES OF WAR and the Port of Bristol. 1914 - 1918. Illusts, including double-page plans, xiii + 301 + (33) pages of index, dustwrapper covered in plastic, ex-lib., stamp to foot title-page, mark to half title, lacks front endpaper, number to base of spine of dustwrapper, couple of short tears to head of spine of dustwrapper. The Port of Bristol Authority. Bristol: 1976. £5.00





  245. Nicholls (J.F) and Taylor (John) BRISTOL PAST AND PRESENT. Volume 3 - Civil and Modern History. Numerous wood-cut illustrations, volume 2 of 3 only, ix + 356pp, 4to, original cloth, covers slightly dull, and rubbed to edges, couple of short splits to top outer hinge, inner hinges cracked and pulled. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith. 1882. £20.00





  246. 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, rear outer hinge split for approx. half its length, inner hinges pulled, frontis loose, and slightly ragged, small amount of damage to engraved surface. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith. 1881. £15.00





  247. Nicholls (J.F) and Taylor (John) BRISTOL PAST AND PRESENT. Volume 2 - Ecclesiastical History. Numerous wood-cut illustrations, volume 2 of 3 only, viii + 308pp, 4to, original cloth, covers slightly rubbed to edges, inner hinges cracked and pulled, top and rear outer hinge have 2" splits, head and foot of spine rubbed. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith. 1881. £27.00





  248. Nicholls (J.F) HOW TO SEE BRISTOL. A Guide for the Excursionist, the Naturalist, the Archaeologist and the Man of Business. Frontis., route maps, lacks large portion of folding plan, xiv + 150pp, pages slightly brown tinged to edges, crayon underlining to one page, disbound. First edition, Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1874. £8.00





  249. 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





  250. 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.





  251. Osborne (Michael) POLICING BRISTOL. The Story of the Bristol Police Force to 1974. Illusts, 109pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe, Bristol: 1996. £8.00





  252. Palmer (Andrew) BRISTOL IN OLD POSTCARDS. 140pp, oblong 8vo, original paper covered board, lightly rubbed to edges. First edition, European Library, Zaltbommel, Netherlands: 1983. £12.00





  253. Parry (Robert Hughes) UNDER THE CHERRY TREE. Illusts. 163pp, dustwrapper. Gomerian Press, Llandysul: 1969. £6.00
    * Includes chapters on his life in Bristol as Chief Medical Officer.





  254. 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.





  255. 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. £8.00





  256. 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





  257. Penny (John) BRISTOL AT WORK. Illusts, 195pp, 4to, dustwrapper. Breedon Books Publishing, Derby: 2005. £12.00
    * '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.... '





  258. Penny (John) BRISTOL AT WAR. Illusts, 192pp, 4to, original pictorial card covers. Revised and Updated edition, The Derby Books Publishing Ltd., Derby: 2010. £12.00
    * 'the extraordinary effect of World War Two on the lives of the inhabitants of Bristol.'





  259. 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





  260. Penny (John) LUFTWAFFE OPERATIONS OVER BRISTOL 1940/44. Illusts, 24pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1995. £4.00





  261. 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





  262. Penny (John) THE AIR DEFENCE OF THE BRISTOL AREA 1937-44. With 5 plates, double-page map, 36pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol: 1997. £5.00





  263. 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





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





  265. [Phillips (George Spencer)] LOCAL LEGENDS and Rambling Rhymes. By John Dix. Lacks illusts. xii + 132pp. 12mo, recent qtr cloth, paper boards, first and last leaf soiled, and with small stamp and contemporary date to title-page. George Davey, Bristol: 1839. £10.00
    * The author is given as Phillips and John Ross on Copac and as John Ross in Hyett and Bazeley.





  266. 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- £6.00





  267. 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. £7.00
    * With a handwritten letter from the author loosely inserted.





  268. Pierson (Arthur T) GEORGE MULLER OF BRISTOL. With an Introduction by James Wright Son-in-Law and Successor in the work of George Muller. With 13 illustrations, 462pp, original cloth slightly rubbed and dull. Fifth edition, James Nisbet & Co., London: 1901. £6.00





  269. Pilkington (Christopher), Rector and Beloe (William G) 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- £8.00





  270. 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





  271. Pope (Cecil) A FAMILY IN ST. PAULS 1920-1940. Illusts, 96pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 1985. £5.00





  272. 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. £40.00
    * 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.





  273. Port of Bristol 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, roy 8vo, private ownership label to title-page. F.G. Warne Limited, Bristol: (1930) £7.00





  274. 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





  275. Port of Bristol Authority PORT OF BRISTOL Cold Stores Avonmouth Docks. Reception and Handling of Refrigerated produce. Illusts, map, 15pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Port of Bristol Authority, Bristol: c.193- £10.00





  276. 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.





  277. 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





  278. Press (Jonathan) THE MERCHANT SEAMEN OF BRISTOL 1747-1789. Illusts, 23pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1976. £5.00





  279. 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





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





  281. 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





  282. 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. £6.00





  283. 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. £40.00





  284. Quick (Richard), Superintendent BRISTOL ART GALLERY. CATALOGUE (With Descriptive Notes) of the Permanent and Sixth Loan Collection of Pictures and the collection of Statuary. With 2 floor plans, 87pp, 12mo, original wraps, lacks spine, small portion torn from top wrap, wraps spotty, short tear to rear wrap. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, 1907. £4.00





  285. Quick (Richard), 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





  286. Quinn (David B) SEBASTIAN CABOT AND BRISTOL EXPLORATION. Illusts, 32pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1968. £5.00





  287. 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. £5.00





  288. Ralph (Elizabeth) GUIDE TO THE BRISTOL ARCHIVES OFFICE. xiii + 132pp, dustwrapper. Bristol Corporation. 1971. £4.00





  289. [Ralph (Elizabeth)] THE DOWNS 1861-1961. Clifton and Durdham Downs. To Commemorate the Centenary of the Corporate Ownership of the Downs 17th May 1861. With 4 plates, 16pp, original wraps. City and County of Bristol: 1961. £4.00





  290. Ralph (Elizabeth) THE STREETS OF BRISTOL. Illusts, 19pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1981. £5.00





  291. Ralph (Elizabeth), and Hardwick (Nora M), 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





  292. Ralph (Elizabeth), editor CALENDAR OF THE BRISTOL APPRENTICE BOOK. Part III 1552-1565. ix + 155pp, original cloth. Volume 43. Bristol Record Society. 1992. £10.00





  293. Ralph (Elizabeth), 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





  294. Rawnsley (H.D) A BOOK OF BRISTOL SONNETS. xiii + 144pp, original decorative cloth, gilt, a.e.g., endpapers spotty. London, Hamilton, Adams, & Co., 1877. £16.00





  295. Reid (Helen) BRISTOL & CO. The story of Bristol's long running business 1710 to the present day. Illusts, 122pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 1987. £8.00





  296. Reid (J), publisher THE CABINET, A Repository of Facts, Figures, and Fancies relating to the voyage of the "GREAT BRITAIN" S.S. from Liverpool to Melbourne. With The Eleven of All England (cricket team) and other distinguished passengers. 46pp, 4to, original card covers. Originally published by J. Reid, Melbourne: 1862, reprinted S.S. Great Britain Project, Bristol: c.1975. £7.00





  297. 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. £10.00





  298. 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





  299. 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





  300. [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





  301. 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





  302. Sabin (Arthur), 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. £18.00





  303. Sampson (Walter Adam) THE ALMSHOUSES OF BRISTOL. Plate, 25pp, spine of original printed wraps slightly rubbed, private stamp and bookplate to verso of front cover. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, (1909) £10.00





  304. 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





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





  306. Seyer (Rev. Samuel) MEMOIRS HISTORICAL AND TOPOGRAPHICAL OF BRISTOL AND ITS NEIGHBOURHOOD, from the Earliest Period down to the Present Time. Volume 1 of 2 only. With 20 engraved and lithographed plates, 535pp, disbound, one section of text loosening and one plate loose. Large paper copy printed on thicker paper. Printed for the Author by John Mathew Gutch, Bristol: 1821. £30.00





  307. Seyer (Rev. Samuel) MEMOIRS HISTORICAL AND TOPOGRAPHICAL OF BRISTOL AND ITS NEIGHBOURHOOD, from the Earliest Period down to the Present Time. Volume 2 of 2 only. Lacks all of the plates except for a plate of the Mayor's Chapel which is not called for in the list of plates, 601pp, full early calf, rubbed, outer hinges split, inner hinges reinforced, marbled endpapers, much early underlining, and with some interesting marginal notes and corrections. Printed for the Author by John Mathew Gutch, Bristol: 1823. £20.00





  308. 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





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





  310. Sherborne (J.W) THE PORT OF BRISTOL IN THE MIDDLE AGES. Illusts, 32pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1965. £5.00





  311. 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





  312. Shorey (Jeannie) THE OPEN AIR SCHOOLS OF BRISTOL 1913-1957. Illusts, 22pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1992. £5.00





  313. Skeeters (Martha C) COMMUNITY AND CLERGY Bristol and Reformation c.1530 - c.1570. 3 plans, x + 319pp, dustwrapper. Clarendon Press, Oxford: 1993. £14.00





  314. Skelton (J) SKELTON'S ETCHINGS OF THE ANTIQUITIES OF BRISTOL from original Sketches by the late Hugh O'Neill. With an engraved title page, and 43 of 55 engraved plates, 2pp, small folio, early half calf, marbled boards, edges rubbed, short splits to top outer hinges, Bristol: Davey and Muskett, (1825) £45.00





  315. Sketchley. introduction by Bryan Little. SKETCHLEY'S BRISTOL DIRECTORY 1775. One plate, 11 + 126 + 2pp, dustwrapper. Originally published in 1775. Facsimile Reprint, Bath: Kingsmead, 1971. £18.00





  316. Slaughter Houses BY-LAWS WITH RESPECT TO SLAUGHTER - HOUSES within The City and County of Bristol. 15pp, slightly dusty original printed wraps. Bristol: W.B. Harris, 1925. £4.00





  317. 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





  318. 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





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





  320. 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.





  321. Somerton (W.H), 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. Bristol: (1831).... 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. Bristol: Printed and Sold by I.N. Pearce, Bath Street. 1832. 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





  322. 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





  323. 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. £12.00





  324. St Mary Redcliffe THE ALTARPIECE OF ST MARY REDCLIFFE: William Hogarth. Illusts, 12pp, original pictorial card covers. Reprinted City Museum & Art Gallery, Bristol: 1977. £4.00
    * Hogarth was given the commission to paint the triptych in 1755, and finished it in 1756.





  325. St Mary Redcliffe THE FORM AND ORDER OF SERVICE Together with the Ceremonies that shall be observed in the Hallowing of the Name of God over the work of the Restoration of the Church of St.Mary Redcliffe Bristol. Friday, The Third of November 1933. 27pp, original printed wraps, text printed in red and black, occasional light spotting. Printed at the University Press, Oxford: 1933. £4.00





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





  327. Stephenson (David) THE HISTORY OF LAWRENCE HILL. Illusts, map, 43 + (18)pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol: c.2000 £8.00





  328. Stoddard (Sheena) BRISTOL BEFORE THE CAMERA: THE CITY IN 1820-30. Watercolours and Drawings from the Braikenridge Collection. With 109 coloured illusts, 2 of which are folding, 112pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 2001. £9.00





  329. Stoddard (Sheena) CITY IMPRESSIONS: Bristol Etchers, 1910-1935. With 109 coloured illusts, 2 of which are folding, 120pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, and Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, Bristol: 1990. £6.00





  330. Street (Doreen) A BRISTOL PANORAMA. Fascinating stories of people and places in and around the city. Illusts, 80pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe, Bristol: 1992. £7.00
    * Includes chapters on:- Coal Miners; Redcliffe; Netham Works; Baptist Mills; Fishponds, etc.





  331. 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





  332. 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 £12.00





  333. 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





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





  335. Thomas (Ethel) WAR STORY. Illusts, 271pp, dustwrapper. Ethel Thomas, Avonmouth: 1989. £9.00
    * This is a history of Shirehampton and Avonmouth during both World Wars.





  336. Thomas (Gertrude) ? WAIFS AND STRAYS FROM PITCH AND PAY. 16pp, 12mo, original card covers. Privately Printed, J.W. Arrowsmith, 1933. £8.00
    * Poetry. Loosely inserted is a printed letter sheet addressed:- 'Pitch and Pay, Stoke Bishop, Bristol,' on which is written:- 'From Gertrude Thomas.'





  337. 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





  338. Titchie (George), editor THE "GREAT BRITAIN TIMES," A Weekly Newspaper Published on board the Screw Steam Ship "Great Britain." During the passage from Melbourne to Liverpool, commencing 21st and ending December 22nd., 1895. 40pp, sm. 4to, original pictorial card covers, cloth spine, small spot to first leaf. Originally published Birkenhead, 1866. Reprinted, c.1975. £4.00





  339. Tombs (R.C) THE BRISTOL ROYAL MAIL, Post, Telegraph and Telephone. Numerous illusts, 295pp, original cloth, gilt, spine faded, outer hinges slightly rubbed. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith. c.1899. £16.00





  340. Torrens (H.S) MEN OF IRON The History of the McArthur Group. Illusts, pedigrees, maps, 76pp, original pictorial card covers. McArthur Group, Bristol: 1984. £12.00





  341. Tout (H) THE STANDARD OF LIVING IN BRISTOL. A Preliminary Report of the Work of the University of Bristol Social Survey. 64pp, original printed wraps, very slightly soiled to edges. Arrowsmith, Bristol: 1938. £8.00





  342. Trubshaw (E.B), General Manager BRISTOL AEROPLANE COMPANY LIMITED. "Bristol" Aerospace. 75 years. A Celebration. Illusts, 48pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Royal Aeronautical Society, 1985. £10.00





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





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





  345. University of Bristol UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL. PROCEEDINGS OF THE SPELAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY 1946-1948. Volume 6. No 1. Illusts, folding plate, 96pp, original printed wraps, slight wear. March, 1949. £5.00
    * Includes:- Burrington Combe Survey; Tyning's Farm; August Hole and Longwood Woods Swallet; Earthworks between Shipham and Charterhouse-on-Mendip, etc.





  346. University of Bristol UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL. PROCEEDINGS OF THE SPELAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY. Volume 10. No 3. Illusts, plates, diagrams, some of which are folding. Printed by John Wright, Bristol: 1965. £7.00
    * Includes articles:- Roman Temple on Brean Down; Fergus River Cave, Co. Clare, Ireland; Coole Cave, County Galway; Amber Found at Gough's Cave, Cheddar, etc.





  347. Vanes (Jean) EDUCATION AND APPRENTICESHIP IN SIXTEENTH-CENTURY BRISTOL. Illusts, 26pp, original pictorial card covers, private ownership stamp to rear endpaper. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1982. £4.00





  348. 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





  349. Vear (Leonard) BEDMINSTER BETWEEN THE WARS Profile of a local community 1918-1939. Illusts, 48pp, original pictorial card covers. Third impression, Bristol & West Building Society, Bristol: 1986. £5.00





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





  351. 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





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





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





  354. Walker (David) BRISTOL IN THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES. Illusts, 25pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1971. £5.00





  355. Walker (Iain C) THE BRISTOL CLAY TOBACCO-PIPE INDUSTRY. Illusts, 40pp, original pictorial cards covers. City Museums, Bristol: 1971. £4.00





  356. Walters (Roderick) THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE BRISTOL POLICE FORCE. Illusts, 22pp, original printed card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1975. £5.00





  357. Watson (Sally) SECRET UNDERGROUND BRISTOL. Illusts, maps, 120pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Junior Chamber, 1991. £5.00





  358. Watts (Martin), 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.





  359. 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. £9.00





  360. 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. £15.00





  361. Wedmore (Edmund T) RICHARD REYNOLDS. Philanthropist. Frontis, 22pp, lacks lower wrap, top wrap loose. Scholastic Trading Co., Ltd., Bristol: 1907. £4.00





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





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





  364. Whitefield (Andrew) MR HILHOUSE OF BRISTOL Shipbuilder for the Navy 1749-1822. Illusts, map, genealogical tree, 184pp, original pictorial card covers. Signed presentation inscription by the author on the title-page. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 2010. £9.00





  365. 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





  366. Whitson (John), 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





  367. Wilkins (H.J) PERAMBULATION OF THE BOUNDARIES OF THE ANCIENT PARISH OF WESTBURY-ON-TRYM in May, 1803 A.D. With Notes; also an Enquiry concerning two Bristol Place names - Whiteladies Road and Durdham Down. Lacks map, 24pp, original printed wraps, wraps slightly ragged lacking small portions from corners, crude paper spine, with inner hinges crudely strengthened, first and last leaves dusty. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith Ltd. 1920. £7.00





  368. 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





  369. 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





  370. Wilkins (H.J) SOME CHAPTERS IN THE ECCLESIASTICAL HISTORY OF WESTBURY ON TRYM. 1. Desecration of Bishop Carpenter's Tomb. 2. Decay of the College Buildings. 3. Dispersion of Church Lands. 3. Alienation of Tithes. 5. Sale of the Living. To which is appended A List of Abbots, Deans and Vicars since A.D. 715. Illusts., maps, 99pp, original wraps, lacks portions of spine, wraps slightly soiled, some foxing mainly to prelims, shaken. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, 1909. £15.00 --- See sample text





  371. Wilkins (H.J) THE LETTERS PATENT OF KING HENRY VIII GRANTING WESTBURY ON TRYM Collegiate Church and College, etc., together with all their Endowments to Sir Ralph Sadleir. Frontis, 42pp, original wraps, spotty and partly waterstained, affecting frontis and title-page, and several top margins, spine partly split, hinges rusty. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith. 1909. £9.00





  372. 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





  373. [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





  374. Williams (Mary E) CIVIC TREASURES OF BRISTOL. Numerous illusts, some in colour, 85pp, 4to, original pictorial card covers. City of Bristol, 1984. £7.00





  375. 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. £5.00





  376. 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. £5.00





  377. 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. £5.00





  378. 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. £5.00





  379. 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- £20.00





  380. 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. £8.00





  381. 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.'





  382. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL IN THE 1850'S. Over 120 Photographs. 72pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial laminated boards. Second Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1978. £8.00





  383. 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





  384. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL IN THE 1920'S. Over 180 Photographs, 80pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial laminated boards, small inscription to front pastedown. Second Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1977. £14.00





  385. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1950 - 1953. 170 Photographs. 64pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial laminated boards, private bookplate to verso of top cover. First Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1964. £12.00
    * Signed by Reece Winstone on front endpaper.





  386. Winstone (Reece) CHANGES IN THE FACE OF BRISTOL. Over 120 Photographs. (64)pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial laminated boards. First Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1987. £18.00
    * Signed by Reece Winstone on the front endpaper.





  387. Winstone (Reece) and Duggan (Glyn) BRISTOL CURIOSITIES. Illusts, 32pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 1979. £9.00





  388. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1874 - 1866. Over 120 Photographs, numerous local adverts, 88pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial laminated boards. Signed by Reece Winstone on the front endpaper. First Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1966. £12.00





  389. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1939 - 1914. Over 100 Photographs. 56pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial laminated boards. Fifth Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1978. £8.00





  390. 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. £9.00





  391. Winstone (Reece) BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1913 - 1921. Over 180 Photographs, 88pp, roy 8vo, original pictorial laminated boards. First Edition, Reece Winstone, Bristol: 1976. £18.00





  392. 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. £5.00





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





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





  395. Witt (Cleo) CERAMICS IN BRISTOL: THE FINE WARES. 1670-1970. Illusts, 31pp, original pictorial card covers. City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, 1979. £4.00
    * Catalogue of the exhibition at the museum which was held 21st September 1979 - 31st January, 1980.





  396. Witt (Cleo) INTRODUCING BRISTOL GLASS. Map, illusts, some in colour, 30pp. original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol: 1984. £5.00





  397. Wood (John), 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. £15.00





  398. 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





  399. Wright (David) MEMORIALS OF STOKE BISHOP; its Church & First Vicar. Illusts, viii + 126pp, original cloth-backed, covers dull and slightly soiled, one section of text held by strings, signs where label removed from front pastedown. First edition. Bristol: John Wright & Co., 1897. £12.00





  400. 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. £50.00





  401. 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. £35.00





  402. Wright (Lance) OLD BRISTOL A Description of Old Buildings Illusts, plans, folding map, 24pp, original pictorial card covers. Compton Dando, London: 1952. £6.00





  403. 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





  404. Wright (Mary) MONTPELIER A Bristol Suburb. Illusts, map endpapers, xii + 148pp, dustwrapper. Phillimore, Chichester: 2004. £10.00




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