PART IV - Norfolk

726 CASTLE-ACRE. FORBY, Robert. An Account of Castle-Acre Priory, Norfolk; including a concise description of the arrangement and various apartments that formerly consituted the monastery. [12pp. article from Architectural Antiquities, pt.XIX, vol.III] Longman & Co., 1810 FIRST EDITION, 4to., pp.50; bound with articles on: Markland on the Collegiate Church Manchester; Burdon on Waltham Abbey Church; Hedingham Castle, & St. George's Chapel, Windsor;27 engraved plates & plans; marginal water-staining through Windsor section, otherwise well preserved in coontemporary half calf, marbled sides; extremities rubbed but sound; ex libris 'E. Rolfe, Heacham, Norfolk'.  £35

727 CAUTLEY, H. Munro. Norfolk Churches. Norman Adlard, Ipswich, 1949. FIRST EDITION, sm.4to., pp.xiv,272; colour frontis. & 274 half-tone plates; folding location map; a very good copy in slightly frayed dust-wrapper.  £40

728 CROMER. HOARE, Louise. Cromer Memories. The Lancaster Press, Fakenham, [1950s] FIRST EDITION, pp.32; a good copy in original (faded) wrappers.  £8

729 CROMWELL, Thomas Kitson.] Excursions in the County of Norfolk... In two volumes. Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown... 1818/19. FIRST EDITION, 2vol., 12mo., pp.iv(2)224; (4)199(2); folding maps of Norwich & Norfolk, extra-engraved titles & 96 engraved plates; a nice set in contemporary full speckled calf, gilt; upper hinge and head of backstrip of vol.I neatly repaired; ownership signatures of Edward Clodd.  £110

730 CROMWELL, Thomas Kitson.] Excursions in the County of Norfolk... In two volumes. Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown... 1818/19. FIRST EDITION, 2vol., (220 x 140mm), pp.iv(2)199; (4)176; folding maps of Norwich & Norfolk, extra-engraved titles & 96 engraved plates; slight spotting but a nice set of the medium paper edition in contemporary full tan calf, gilt; backstrips darkened, lacks one label.  £135

731 CROMWELL, Thomas Kitson.] 14699 Excursions in the County of Norfolk... forming a complete guide for the traveller and tourist. Illustrated with one hundred engravings, including a map of the county. In two volumes. Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown... 1818/19. FIRST EDITION, 2vol., 12mo., pp.(8)224; (2)198(2) corrigenda leaf; folding map of Norwich, extra-engraved titles & 79 engraved plates, LACKING the county map & 17plates; a nice set in modern calf-backed marbled boards, morocco labels, gilt. NB 556.  £150

732 DOMESDAY BOOK. Norfolk. BROWN, Philippa. [Editor] Domesday Book. A Survey of the Counties of England Compiled by direction of King William I Winchester 1086. 33 Norfolk. [In two volumes] Phillimore, 1984. 2vols., a good set of this excellent edition with original text & translation on facing pages; original limp cloth, backstrips uniformly faded.  £20

733 EMERSON. TAYLOR, John, The Old Order and The New. P.H. Emerson and Photography, 1885-1895, Prestel, 2006 FIRST EDITION, landscape folio; pp.160; 189 'full-colour' images from Emerson's original platinum prints and photogravure; new in dust-wrapper. An important study of this peerless photographer of the Norfolk Broads, beautifully produced. Reduced from  £40.  £25

734 FARRER, Edmund. A List of Monumental Brasses remaining in the County of Norfolk. Agas H. Goose, Rampant House Street, Norwich, 1890. FIRST EDITION, pp.viii,128; a good uncut copy in lightly rubbed printed boards, chipped at head of backstrip but sound. NB 2294.  £35

735 GASKELL, Ernest. Norfolk Leaders Social and Political. 'Published solely for private circulation at three guineas'. Queenhithe Printing and Publishing, [1907] FIRST EDITION, 4to.; pp.(288); 140 biographies, each with half-tone portrait on facing page; a very good copy of this deluxe production in original crimson half morocco, gilt, all edges gilt; extremities rubbed but sound. A veritable Who's Who of Edwardian Norfolk with more than a hint of vanity publishing, funded by the subjects.  £65

736 GREAT YARMOUTH. CAPON, Paul. The Great Yarmouth Mystery. The Chronicle of a Famous Crime. George G. Harrap, 1965 FIRST EDITION, pp.249; 10 illustrations in line & half-tone; a very good copy in frayed dust-wrapper of this uncommon account of the murder of Mary Bennett, the girl from Bexleyheath, strangled with a bootlace on the sands of Yarmouth's South Beach, for which her husband, protesting his innocence, was executed.  £15

737 GREAT YARMOUTH. DRUERY, John Henry. Historical and Topographical notices of Great Yarmouth in Norfolk, and its environs, including the parishes and hamlets of the Half Hundred of Lothingland in Suffolk. Nichols & Son [& others] 1826. FIRST EDITION, pp.(2)xviii,382(4); (chaotic pagination with several additional *sections but complete as issued); eight plates, text illustration & two folding genealogies; a good uncut copy in modern full calf (over original boards?) remains of original printed label tipped-in at end; ownership inscription of the '[Rev.]Rich'd Turner 1826 [of Yarmouth]' one of the original subscribers, and later stamp of Harry Wilton with his acquisition [Colchester auction 16 June 1954] & binding note at end. SB 6535. NB 6969.  £95

738 GREAT YARMOUTH. PALMER, Frederick Danby. Yarmouth Notes. 1880-1872. Collated from the File of the Norwich Mercury. Printed by J. Buckle, Great Yarmouth, 1889 FIRST EDITION, 4to., pp.(2)358; mounted photograph portrait of the author with facsimile signature; a good copy of this scarce miscellany in original red cloth, gilt, a little splash-marked but sound.  £55

739 GREAT YARMOUTH. TEMPLE, Cliff Richard. Great Yarmouth & Gorleston A Pictorial History. Phillimore, 1993. FIRST EDITION, sm.4to., pp.(16) frontispiece & 180 half-tone illustrations with detailed captions; very good in dust-wrapper.  £10

740 GREAT YARMOUTH. TURNER, Dawson [Editor] Sepulchral Reminsicences of a market town, as afforded by a list of the interments within the walls of the Parish Church of St. Nicholas, Great Yarmouth... Charles Barber, Quay, Yarmouth, 1848. FIRST EDITION, pp.xvi,192; four folding pedigrees; half-title mounted, some light browning but a good uncut copy of this scarce title in original cloth; re-backed with new endpapers. NB 6972.  £85

741 GREAT YARMOUTH. [WHARTON, J.L., Secretary] A Report of the Evidence taken before the Royal Commissioners, appointed to enquire into the existence of corrupt practices at Parliamentary Elections, for the Borough of Great Yarmouth. Printed and Published by John Cooper, Great Yarmouth, 1866 FIRST EDITION, pp.iv,212; well preserved in 19thC red cloth (ticket of C.A. Campling Ltd. Stationers, Bookbinders, &c. Gt. Yarmouth) with original printed wrappers (dust soiled) bound in. Held over 34 days from Aug.16th to Oct. 15th. before adjourning to London, this report gives verbatim testimonies of c150 witnesses, beginning & ending with the Returning Officer for the election of July 12th, Charles John Palmer, local lawyer & historian of the Town.  £65

742 GRIMES GRAVES. CLARKE, W.G. [Editor] Report on the Excavations at Grime's Graves, Weeting, Norfolk. March - May, 1914. Prehistoric Society of East Anglia. H.K. Lewis, 1915 FIRST EDITION, pp.254; 30 plates, 86 figures & 3 folding sketch-maps; a little dusty but sound with original printed upper wrapper only; contemporary ownership mark of 'William Freeman, 111 Melton Hill, Woodbridge, 1915.'  £35

743 HUDSON, Rev. William TINGEY, John Cottingham. Revised Catalogue of the Records of the City of Norwich, as arranged in the Muniment Room, in the Castle Museum. Edward Burgess [for Norwich Corporation] 1898 FIRST EDITION, 4to., pp.132; neat library mark on title verso, otherwise a very good copy in original cloth, gilt.  £25

744 KING'S LYNN. RICHARDS, William. The History of Lynn, civil, ecclesiastical, political, commercial, biographical, municipal and military... [with an] account of the situation, harbour, rivers, inland trade and navigation... of Marshland, Wisbech, and the Fens... In two volumes. Printed by W.G. Whittingham, Lynn, and sold by R. Baldwin, 1812. FIRST EDITION, 2vol., pp.xvi,622(4); viii(623-)1216; nine (of 15) aquatint plates after James Sillett laid in (from another copy, two trimmed close), bound without the folding map. A good working copy in modern buckram-backed marbled boards, morocco labels.  £165

745 MALSTER, Robert. Maritime Norfolk Part One of a contribution to the maritime history of Nelson's county. Poppyland Publishing, 2012. FIRST EDITION, lg.8vo., pp.xvi,256; illustrations in colour, line & half-tone throughout; new in pictorial card covers. A wide-ranging account, thoroughly illustrated with contemporary and antiquarian images. A second volume on Great Yarmouth will be published late in 2013.  £20

746 MARSHALL, Emma. Castle Meadow. A story of Norwich a hundred years ago. Seeley and Co., 1897. FIRST EDITION, pp.x,286 + advert. leaf; frontispiece; corner torn from front fly, otherwise well preserved in original cloth, gilt, a little cockled.  £15

747 MEE, Arthur. Norfolk. Green Pastures and Still Waters. With 502 Places and 184 Pictures. Hodder and Stoughton, 1949 Pp.x,487; sepia half-tone plates throughout; a very good copy in original red cloth. King's England Series.  £10

748 MILLICAN, Percy [Editor] Norfolk Archaeology. Original Papers... The Centenary Volume. Norfolk and Norwich Archaeological Society, 1946. FIRST EDITION, pp.viii,256; illustrations in line & half-tone; a good copy in original blue cloth, lightly marked. Includes: Bells of Norwich Cathedral; The Brownes of Wacton; Yarmouth under Queen Mary; The Butts Family of Norfolk; Joseph Burney, the Dancing Master.  £16

749 MORTLOCK, D.P ROBERTS, C.V. The Guide to Norfolk Churches. With an encyclopaedic glossary, 2nd revised & enlarged edition. Lutterworth Press, 2007 Pp.391; photographs throughout, new in pictorial laminated card covers.  £30

750 NORFOLK BIBLIOGRAPHY. DARROCH, Elizabeth & TAYLOR, Barry. A Bibliography of Norfolk History. Volume II 1974-1988. University of East Anglia, [Norwich] 1975/91 FIRST EDITION, pp.xiv,215; very good in original boards. This supplementary volume adds c3000 items and amends 200, with index of authors & editors.  £15

751 NORFOLK BROADS. DAVIES, G. Christopher. The Handbook to the Rivers and Broads of Norfolk & Suffolk. Jarrold and Sons, [1891]. Revised and Enlarged Eighteenth Edition; pp.174(16) adverts.; full-page & vignette illustrations in line throughout but LACKING the folding map from back pocket; original pictorial blue cloth, gilt; backstrip faded and lightly rubbed but generally well preserved. Part of 'Jarrold's "Holiday" Series'.  £20

752 NORFOLK BROADS. PATTERSON, Arthur Henry. Through Broadland by Sail and Motor. With pen & ink drawings by the author. Blakes Ltd., 1930. FIRST EDITION, pp.xiv,141; half-tone frontispiece & 27 line illustrations; slight spotting but a very good copy in original green cloth; ownership signature of Suffolk historian Peter Northeast.  £30

753 PEVSNER, Nikolaus. North-East Norfolk and Norwich [with] North-West and South Norfolk. Buildings of England [series]. Penguin Books, 1977/9. 2 vols., pp.404 & 440; 128pp. half-tone plates; a very good set of the hardback edition in lightly rubbed dust-wrappers.  £24

754 ROSE, Martial. The Norwich Apocalypse. The cycle of vault carvings in the cloisters of Norwich Cathedral. With photographs by Ken Harvey and drawings by Heather Rose. University of East Anglia, Norwich, 1999 FIRST EDITION, 4to., pp.228; full-page colour plates throughout; very good in laminated pictorial card covers.  £10

755 RUDD, A.J. Jarrold's Illustrated Guide to Fishing in Norfolk Waters. Jarrold & Sons, 1928 FIRST EDITION, pp.45(2)adverts.; frontispiece & several other illustrations in half-tone; well preserved in original illustrated limp cloth, backstrip faded; ex-libris Suffolk historian Peter Northeast  £15

756 RYE, Walter. A Catalogue of Fifty of the Norfolk Manuscripts in the Library of Mr Walter Rye at Winchester House, Putney. [Printed by Agas H. Goose, Norwich, for the Author] 1889. No.60 of an unspecified edition for private circulation; folio, 40 leaves printed on rectos only + 6 engraved plates of armorials & 8 tinted litho. facsimiles of original drawings with annotations by the author; a very good uncut copy of this fine production on hand-made paper; original cloth-backed printed boards, a little rubbed & soiled but sound; ex libris Alfred Charles William Baron Northcliffe; pencil inscription, 'Presented to me by Mr Walter Rye... Old Buckenham'. Letter from Rye to the Royal Society of Arts, dated 20 Nov. 1926, tipped in. NB 624.  £120

757 RYE, Walter. Records and Record Searching. A Guide to the Genealogist and Topographer. Elliot Stock, 1888. FIRST EDITION, pp.(8)204 + advert. leaf; a very good copy in contemporary brown cloth; ex libris Hugh Robert Hughes of Kinmel.  £18

758 RYE, Walter. A Short Calendar of the Feet of Fines for Norfolk, In the Reigns of Richard I, Henry III, & Edward I. Agas H. Goose & Co., Norwich, 1885. FIRST EDITION, 100 copies printed; pp.218; a very good copy in original cloth-backed printed boards; ex libris Joan Corder. NB 801.  £45

759 RYE, Walter. Some Early English Inscriptions in Norfolk before 1600, Jarrolds, 1923. FIRST EDITION, no.357 of 375 copies, signed by the author; pp.100; a very good copy in original blue cloth & dust-wrapper. Inscriptions from 'churches, monuments and windows, pulpits, doors and seats; but also from houses, fire-places, &c. To which are added Lists of Local Miracles and Martyrs...'  £45

760 RYE, Walter [Editor] An Address from the Gentry of Norfolk and Norwich to General Monck in 1660. Facsimile of a Manuscript in the Norwich Public Library. With an introduction by Hamon Le Strange and biographical notes by Walter Rye. Jarrold & Sons, Norwich, 1913 FIRST EDITION, 4to., pp.69 + list of 56 subscribers; 9 portraits mounted on brown paper & facsimile on 9 folding leaves; slight spotting but a good uncut copy in original blue cloth-backed printed boards, rubbed but sound.  £45

761 RYE, Walter [Editor] The Norfolk Antiquarian Miscellany. Vol. II Parts I & II; Vol. III, Part II; Second Series Part 3. A.H. Goose and Co., Norwich, 1880-1908. Limited to 100 copies; four vols.; pp.(8)678 (vol. II complete); (341-)637(8); iv,130; several illustrations; original cloth-backed printed boards, rather soiled, one volume neatly re-backed in style; vol. III with the 1889 bookplate of the antiquary Rev. Edmund Farrer; later book label of Joan Corder. A scarce periodical, three volumes of each series were issued, 1877-87 & 1906-08. NB 604 (part).  £65

762 RYE, Walter [Editor] Pedes Finium: or Fines, Relating to the County of Norfolk, Levied in the King's Court from the third year of Richard I to the end of the Reign of John. Printed by A.H. Goose, Norwich, 1881. FIRST EDITION, pp.xx,154; a good copy in contemporary half maroon morocco, rubbed but sound; ex libris Alfred Trego Butler [Portcullis], with a few ms. annotations. NB 799.  £28

763 SNELLING, Steve. Over Here. The Americans in Norfolk during World War Two. Breedon Books, 1996 FIRST EDITION, folio, pp.204; archive photograph illustrations throughout; a very good copy in dust-wrapper.  £35

764 STEPHEN, Geo. A. Books on Printing and some related subjects. A select annotated and classified catalogue of books in the Norwich Public Library. Norwich & District Master Printers' Association, 1921. FIRST EDITION, pp.36; good copy in stiff printed wrappers.  £8

765 WHITE, Francis. History, Gazetteer and Directory of Norfolk, and the City of Norwich... Francis White & Co., Sheffield, 1854 Third Edition, pp,881(6) adverts.; bound without the map as usual; title-page a little frayed, some minor spotting but a good copy in original blind-stamped calf, rebacked retaining old backstrip, endpapers renewed.  £85

766 WHITE, William. History, Gazetteer and Directory of Norfolk, and the City of Norwich... A Reprint of the 1845 issue. David & Charles, 1969. Pp.(4)816; a good copy of this useful facsimile edition in slightly marked original boards.  £40

767 WHITE, William. History, Gazetteer and Directory of Norfolk, including the City of Norwich... Second Edition. William White, Sheffield, 1845 Second edition, pp,816; bound without the map as usual; a good copy in original blind-stamped calf; early ownership inscription 'Red Lion Inn Fakenham'.  £110