A collection of 5 books and brochures about Portmeirion and Clough Williams-Ellis.

A collection of 5 books and brochures about Portmeirion and Clough Williams-Ellis.

” About this Place Portmeirion- perhaps I myself find it hard to explain it……..”  The words of Clough Williams-Ellis are difficult to expand upon. A delightful place for tourists from around the world, viewers of 20th Century cult TV The Prisoner and those enjoying Festival No6 in the 21st Century.

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Williams-Ellis, Clough. Portmeirion. Still Further Illustrated and Explained. With fresh words and yet bigger and better pictures. Blackie and Son, Glasgow, 1962. 13th Edition. 8vo, Board backed paper covers. Pp8, pp38 black and white images, most full page, pp3 ads, factual notes. Front pastedown map and sea chart of area, back cover plan illustration of Portmeirion. Covers bumped and chipped at edges, a little loss to spine cover. All pages sewn tight in clean and bright condition throughout. A scarce item.
Williams-Ellis, Clough. Portmeirion. The Place and Its Meaning. Portmeirion. Penrhyndeudraeth, Wales, 1978 reprint. ISBN 0216906725 4to, Softcover. Pp96. Many black and white illustrations throughout. Ownership mark of the Late Poet Arnold Rattenbury on half title page. Covers a little bumped at edges and pages showing a little age tone to edges. Clean and bright throughout.
Williams-Ellis, Clough. Portmeirion. It’s What? When? Why and How Variously Answered. Portmeirion, Wales, 1979. 8vo. Illustrated Soft covers. Pp48. Many full illustrations throughout, most in colour. With pencil remark on title page “Please return/Arnold Rattenbury”. Covers a little bumped. Clean bright and tight throughout.
Williams-Ellis, Amabel. Clough Williams Ellis. A Portrait in Words. Golden Dragon Books, Portmeirion, Wales, 1981. Small 8vo, Illustrated soft cover. Pp12. In excellent clean, tight and bright condition throughout.
Williams-Ellis, Clough. Portmeirion. Guide Book. Ca 2000. 8vo. Illustrated soft cover. Pp52. bilingual English and Welsh text. Many colour photographs within text. Fold mark to lower corner of back cover, otherwise in clean and bright condition throughout.

An interesting collection.

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Cat. no. 94031 £50

Original Map. Islands of the Atlantic. Tallis. ca.1851

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Original Map. Islands of the Atlantic. Tallis. ca.1851

Tallis, John: Islands of the Atlantic. London. [ca.1851]. From the Montgomery Martin Illustrated Atlas. Map engraved by Rapkin. Size approx 360 x 260mm. Original steel engraved map with original outline hand colouring. 6 vignettes include Pico Azores, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Funchai [Funchal], Maderia [Madeira] and Nilla Franca Azores. Decorative border. Single page unfolded map in excellent, clean condition. Associated text page of the Montgomery Martin Atlas included. A good Tallis Map.

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Cat. no. 90249 £70

Original Map of Turkey in Europe and Hungary. Russell. ca 1800

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Original Map of Turkey in Europe and Hungary. Russell. ca 1800

Russell, J. : Turkey in Europe and Hungary. Nd but ca.1800. From “A New Geographical, Historical and Commercial Grammar and Present State of Several Kingdoms of the World.” Copper engraving. Size approx 200 x 230mm. Two neat folds. Some age colouring to edges, otherwise very clean and bright. Includes an scale in Hungarian miles and British Statute miles. Shows the region from the Black Sea to the Mediterranean and the Gulf of Venice and Moldavia, Greece, Romania and Hungary to the Bosphorus with Constantinople [Istanbul]. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. no. 90477 £30

Original Map. Switzerland From the Best Authorities. Russell. ca 1800

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Original Map. Switzerland From the Best Authorities. Russell. ca 1800

Russell, J. : Switzerland with its Subjects and Allies From the Best Authorities. Nd but ca.1800. From “A New Geographical, Historical and Commercial Grammar and Present State of Several Kingdoms of the World.” Copper engraving. Size approx 200 x 230mm. Two neat folds. Some age colouring to edges, otherwise very clean and bright. Scale with British and German miles. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. no. 90478 £30

Original map. Switzerland. Tallis. ca.1851

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Original map. Switzerland. Tallis. ca.1851

Tallis, John: Switzerland, London. [ca.1851]. From the Montgomery Martin Illustrated Atlas. Map engraved by Rapkin. Size approx 360 x 260mm. Original steel engraved map with original outline hand colouring. 6 vignette views including Bern, Chamois Hunters and William Tell shooting at the apple. Decorative border. Single page unfolded map in excellent, clean condition. Associated text page of the Montgomery Martin Atlas included. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. no. 90985 £60

Original Map. Spain and Portugal from the Best Authorities. Russell. ca.1800

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Original Map. Spain and Portugal from the Best Authorities. Russell. ca.1800

Russell, J. : Spain and Portugal from the Best Authorities. Nd but ca.1800. From “A New Geographical, Historical and Commercial Grammar and Present State of Several Kingdoms of the World.” Copper engraving. Size approx 200 x 230mm. Two neat folds. Some age colouring to edges, otherwise very clean and bright. Includes a scale in British miles and Spanish miles. Includes the Iberian Peninsular and the Balearic Islands of Majorca and Yvica [Ibiza]. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. no. 90474 £30

Original Map. Danish Islands. Fullarton. ca.1860

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Original Map. Danish Islands. Fullarton. ca.1860

Danish Islands in the North Atlantic Ocean, ca.1860 from the Royal Illustrated Atlas of Modern Geography showing Iceland and the Faroe Islands. An original hand coloured steel engraving with vignettes. 8 original coloured vignette views including Icelandic costumes, reindeer in Iceland, bird catching on a cliff, basalt rocks, geysers and Mount Hecla from Odde. Scale in English miles and list of mountains in the Icelandic map. Size approx. 320mm x 475mm. 4 small tears without loss to edges, 2 of which just touch vignettes, otherwise clean and very attractive.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. no. 90289 £60

Original Map. Russia in Asia [Siberia]. Tallis. ca.1851

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Original Map. Russia in Asia [Siberia]. Tallis. ca.1851
Tallis, John: Russia in Asia [Siberia], London. [ca.1851]. From the Montgomery Martin Illustrated Atlas. Map engraved by Rapkin. Size approx 360 x 260mm. Original steel engraved map with original outline hand colouring. 4 vignette views include Kamtchatkan Dogs, Troitsk,and Skorskarskoi Pagost. Decorative Border. Good condition with one fox mark within decorative border. Associated text page of the Montgomery Martin Atlas included.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. no. 90218 £50

Portions of the Russian Empire in Eastern and Western Asia. Fullarton. ca.1860

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Portions of the Russian Empire in Eastern and Western Asia. Fullarton. ca.1860

A. Fullarton & Co. London: Portions of the Russian Empire in Eastern and Western Asia, ca.1860 from the Royal Illustrated Atlas of Modern Geography shows the land surrounding the Aral Sea and the Kamtchatka Peninsula. An original hand-coloured steel engraving with 7 vignettes including Kirghiz Hunting with the Falcon, Petropaulovs and a Winter Hut. Page size approx 470 x 310mm. Small tears to bottom margin not affecting images. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. no. 90291 £60

Original Map. Carte De L’Empire de Russie en Europe et en Asie. Rigobert Bonne. ca.1780.

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Original Map. Carte De L’Empire de Russie en Europe et en Asie. Rigobert Bonne. ca.1780.

Bonne, Rigobert : Carte De L’Empire de Russie en Europe et en Asie. Paris, ca.1780. Copper engraved map with outline hand colouring. Central title and six scales. Plate number 24. Clean and bright on heavy paper. An attractive map showing northern hemisphere lands of Europe and Russian towards the North Pole. A fairly detailed depiction of this area. From “Atlas de Toutes les Parties Connues du Globe Terrestre…”. Size approx 21x32cm (8.25×12.5 inches). Very good condition.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. no. 90502 £90