PREROGATIVE COURT OF CANTERBURY, REGISTER SCROOPE (1630): ABSTRACTS AND INDEX,

J.H. Morrison, 1934; detailed abstracts of 1,363 P.C.C. wills proved during 1630; ix+280pp; 4to; orig. cloth gilt, a firm copy, cloth around spine darkened through sunning, cloth on lower board slightly cockled in one place. 25 pounds

 

 

A DICTIONARY OF FIRST NAMES, P. Hanks & F. Hodges, Oxford Univ. Press, reprinted, 1991; xxxvi+444pp; 8vo; orig. navy cloth gilt, dust-jacket, in very good condition. 6 pounds

 

GUIDE TO THE NATIONAL AND PROVINCIAL DIRECTORIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES, EXCLUDING LONDON, PUBLISHED BEFORE 1856, Jane E. Norton, reprinted with corrections, 1984; vii + 241pp.; 8vo; original red cloth gilt, a very good copy, dust-wrapper slightly rubbed. 10 pounds

 

AN INDEX TO THE WILLS PROVED IN THE PREROGATIVE COURT OF CANTERBURY 1750-1800,

ed. A.J. Camp, Vol. 1 [A to Bh], 1976; 414pp; A5; orig. white card covers, a good copy, but with some creasing of lower cover and a coffee stain at bottom of upper cover. 6 pounds

 

AN INDEX TO THE WILLS PROVED IN THE PREROGATIVE COURT OF CANTERBURY 1750-1800,

ed. A.J. Camp, Vol. 4 [H to M], 1988; 393 pp; A5; orig. white card covers, a good, firm copy, covers slightly creased. 10 pds

 

AN INDEX TO THE WILLS PROVED IN THE PREROGATIVE COURT OF CANTERBURY 1750-1800,

ed. A.J. Camp, Vol. 4 [Si to Z], 1992; 310 pp; A5; orig. white card covers, a good, firm copy, upper cover a little creased.

12 pounds

 

CRIMINAL ANCESTORS, A GUIDE TO HISTORICAL CRIMINAL RECORDS IN ENGLAND AND WALES,

D.T. Hawkings, paperback edn., 1996; illus.; appendices; index; xiv+458pp; 8vo; orig. pictorial card covers, almost as new. 10 pounds

 

? COUNTY, C.A. Bernau, Breage, Cornwall, 1932; an index of names of exchequer and chancery deponents, covering Aarrie to Astberye only, giving surname, forename, year, and county; small 4to; orig. cloth-backed boards, rubbed, with a few small stains. 12 pounds

 

A DICTIONARY OF ENGLISH AND WELSH SURNAMES, C.W. Bardsley [1901], reprinted, Baltimore, 1967; list of subscribers; xvi+2+838pp; small 4to; orig. purple cloth gilt, a good, firm copy. 16 pounds

 

THE SECOND FLEET: BRITAINS GRIM CONVICT ARMADA OF 1790, Michael Flynn, Library of Australian History, Sydney, 1993; subscriber's edition of 1,250 copies; includes biographical notes on more than 1,500 convicts, etc.; illustrations; appendices; indexes; xii+787pp; 8vo; title page signed by a previous owner whose name is underlined in list of subscribers, orig. plum cloth gilt, dust-wrapper, a very good copy35 pounds

 

GENEALOGICAL ABSTRACTS OF WILLS, PROVED IN THE PREROGATIVE COURT OF CANTERBURY: REGISTER WOOTON 1658, W. Brigg, 7 volumes, 1894-1909; bound in two volumes; privately printed for subscribers; index of names and index of places to each volume; 4to; sturdily bound in plum buckram cloth, spines gilt labelled, a very good set. 40 pounds

 

PIGOT AND CO.: NATIONAL COMMERCIAL DIRECTORY, THE COUNTIES OF DERBY, HEREFORD, LEICESTER, LINCOLN, MONMOUTH, NOTTINGHAM, RUTLAND, SALOP, STAFFORD, WARWICK, WORCESTER, AND NORTH AND SOUTH WALES, J. Pigot & Co., 1835; lacking all maps; some adverts. with illus.; large 8vo; contemporary diced calf, rubbed, a firm volume. 90 pounds

 

 

 

 

 

P.C.C. WILLS, SENTENCES AND PROBATE ACTS 1661-1670 (INCLUSIVE), J.H. Morrison, 1935; privately printed; arranged and numbered in alphabetical order of testators, with separate indexes of places, ships, stray names, and trades and conditions; viii+334pp; 4to; orig. plum cloth gilt, faded in parts, otherwise a good, firm copy. 35 pounds

A scarce volume, which fills a gap in the British Record Society series.

 

INDEX TO LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION, VOL. 1, F.A. Crisp, privately printed, 1868; copy no. 1 of only 50 copies printed; 29pp; large 8vo; orig. vellum-backed boards, discoloured by various marks, top edge gilt, a firm volume. 15 pounds

 

AN INDEX TO THE WILLS PROVED IN THE PREROGATIVE COURT OF CANTERBURY 1750-1800,

ed. A.J. Camp, 6 volumes, 1976-1992; 8vo; orig. white card covers, a firm set, 2 covers darkened. 60 pounds

 

 

 

 

 

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