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A Woman's Place 1910-1975

By: Adam, Ruth & Yvonne Roberts

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Persephone Books Ltd: 2000

Seller ID: 32870


Grey card wrappers, grey dust jacket, no ownership name, a few marginal marks and underlinings in pencil, binding tight. ; 7.50 X 5.50 X 1.20 inches; 352 pages View more info

The Railway Interest

By: Alderman, Geoffrey

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Aldershot, Gregg Revivals: 1993

Seller ID: 20468


Pale blue boards (no d/jkt); clean and bright; gilt titling, bright. Absorbing study of the politics behind the building of Victorian England's pioneering railway network. ; 8vo (5 1/2" x 9"); 344 pages View more info

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Building Up the Waste Places: The Revival of Monastic Life on Medieval Lines in the Post-Reformation

By: Anson, Peter F.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Leighton Buzzard, The Faith Press: 1973

Edition: First

Seller ID: 26183


Plain brown boards (no d/jkt); one or two tiny marks, otherwise clean & bright; gilt titling bright. Binding tight. Bookplate on front pastedown. B/w illustrations. ; 1st edition; 4to (7 1/2" x 10"); 275 pages View more info

Image for Sources and Problems in British History Since 1688

Sources and Problems in British History Since 1688

By: Arnstein, Walter L.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Lexington, D C Heath & Co: 1993

Seller ID: 29387


Publisher's stiff card wrappers, covers slightly edgeworn, internally clean, illustrations. ; 9.20 X 6.30 X 0.80 inches; 427 pages View more info

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As I Went on My Way

By: Ashton, A.J.

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, Nisbet & Co. Ltd: 1924

Edition: First

Seller ID: 29878


Dk blue buckram boards (no d/jkt); bright; gilt titling still quite bright. Owner's name sticker on front pastedown. B/w frontis. pp occasionally spotted. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 267 pages View more info

Image for The Early English Trade Unions: Documents from the Home Office Papers in the Public Record Office

The Early English Trade Unions: Documents from the Home Office Papers in the Public Record Office

By: Aspinall, Sir Arthur

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Batchworth Press: 1949

Edition: First

Seller ID: 28929


Plain buff d/jkt, unclipped; a trifle marked; offsetting on rear; spine faded. Dk olive-green boards. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 410 pages View more info

Image for Miss Austen's History of England From the Reign of Henry the 4th to the Death of Charles the 1st by a Partial, Prejudiced, & Ignorant Historian. Embellished with Seven Linocuts

Miss Austen's History of England From the Reign of Henry the 4th to the Death of Charles the 1st by a Partial, Prejudiced, & Ignorant Historian. Embellished with Seven Linocuts

By: Austen, Jane; illustrated by Elizabeth Lewis

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Keepsake: 1962

Edition: First thus

Seller ID: 29507


Stapled booklet; stapling intact. Blk paper wrappers, intact, but rather fragile; remains (front and back) of inner set of decorated wrappers laid in. Linocuts by Elizabeth Lewis, ; 8vo (5" x 8"); 22 pages View more info

Image for Strangers Within the Realm  Cultural Margins of the First British Empire

Strangers Within the Realm Cultural Margins of the First British Empire

By: Bailyn, Bernard & Philip D. Morgan

Price: £12.00

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press: 1991

Seller ID: 32738


D/jkt slightly bent on top of front cover, small tear to top of spine. Blue cloth boards, silver gilt bright. Text unmarked, binding tight. ; Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg Va; 9.55 X 6.51 X 1.75 inches; 468 pages View more info

Image for Madocks and the Wonder of Wales. The life of W.A. Madocks M.P., 1773-1828. Improver, "Chaotic", Architectural and Regional Planner, Reformer, Romantic; with some account of his Agent, John Williams.

Madocks and the Wonder of Wales. The life of W.A. Madocks M.P., 1773-1828. Improver, "Chaotic", Architectural and Regional Planner, Reformer, Romantic; with some account of his Agent, John Williams.

By: Beazley, Elisabeth

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1967

Edition: First

Seller ID: 28934


Dk green boards (no d/jkt); somewhat marked, but not otherwise worn. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 276 pages View more info

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The English prison hulks

By: Branch-Johnson, William

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Christopher Johnson: 1957

Edition: First

Seller ID: 32060


Illustrated dk cream d/jkt, unclipped, in clear film; very intact, but a little worn and marked, with tiny losses to head snd tail of spine. Pale blue boards. Top corner of front endpaper cut; piece of brown tape on verso of title page. B/w illustrations. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 205 pages View more info

Image for On the Future of History: The Postmodernist Challenge And Its Aftermath

On the Future of History: The Postmodernist Challenge And Its Aftermath

By: Breisach, Ernst

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 2003

Seller ID: 29316


Blk + dk green card wrappers; spine uncreased. Very occasional pencil underlining. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 243 pages View more info

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Chartist Studies

By: Briggs, Asa (ed)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1959

Edition: First

Seller ID: 32805


Illustrated red d/jkt, unclipped; intact, but somewhat worn, with small losses. Dk green boards, bright; gilt titling bright. Seminal essays on a key movement in English working-class history. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 423 pages View more info

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The Sixty-fifth Volume of the Walpole Society 2003

By: Brigstocke, Hugh (ed)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Walpole Society: 2003

Seller ID: 27793


Original blue cloth spine over blue boards, gilt lettering to spine, no jacket, as issued, internally clean, no ownership names, colour and b&w illustrations, articles include John Ramsay's Italian Diary and Lord Lindsay's Travels. ; 8.5" x 11"; 273 pages View more info

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The Sixty-Ninth Volume of the Walpole Society 2007

By: Brigstocke, Hugh (ed)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Walpole Society: 2007

Seller ID: 29357


Blue cloth boards, gilt titling, top edge bit dusty, internally clean, B & W plates. ; 11" x 8.5" x 1.1" View more info

Image for Bernard Lord Manning: A Memoir

Bernard Lord Manning: A Memoir

By: Brittain, F.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Cambridge, W. Heffer & Sons: 1942

Edition: First

Seller ID: 30166


Illustrated off-white d/jkt, unclipped; intact, but somewhat worn and frail. Dk red boards; gilt titling bright; top foredges lightly spotted. B/w frontis + illustrations. Manning was senior tutor at Jesus College, Cambs., and a church historian. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 95 pages View more info

Image for The Chatham Administration, 1766-1768

The Chatham Administration, 1766-1768

By: Brooke, John & William Pitt

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co Ltd: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31278


Publisher's original blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine, cloth clean, endpapers darkened, internally clean. ; England in the Age of the American Revolution.; 6" x 9"; 400 pages View more info

Image for Imperial War Museum Book of 1914. The Men Who Went to War [signed copy]

Imperial War Museum Book of 1914. The Men Who Went to War [signed copy]

By: Brown, Malcolm

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd: 2004

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30007


Signed by author on title page. Illustrated sepia d/jkt, unclipped; clean and bright. Blk boards, clean and bright; binding tight; gilt titrling bright. B/w illustrations. ; 8vo (6" x 10"); 337 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Works and Correspondence. A new Edition. 8 Vols.

Works and Correspondence. A new Edition. 8 Vols.

By: Burke, Edmund

Price: £500.00

Publisher: London, Francis & John Rivington: 1852

Seller ID: 28487


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; All vols: Brown leather boards; a trifle scuffed; raised bands on spine; gilt rules, decoration and titling still quite bright. Very light shelf-wear. Binding tight. pp crisp. Top edges a trifle dusty. All edges marbled; marbling bright. Marbled pastedowns and endpapers. Slight damage to the head of Vol I spine; split in "Vol III" label on spine of Vol III. Bookseller's tick on front pastedown... View more info

Image for Women's Work and Wages: A Phase of Life in an Industrial City

Women's Work and Wages: A Phase of Life in an Industrial City

By: Cadbury, Edward, et al

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: 1906

Seller ID: 32582


Pale green boards; one or two small marks; gilt titling bright. Front joint partially exposed; binding very intact, but a little frail. Ex ref library: bookplate of The Fabian Society on front pastedown and "South Islington Labour Party" stamp on front endpaper; no other marks. B/w illustrations. ; 8vo (5" x 8"); 368 pages View more info

Image for Chartism. Past and Present

Chartism. Past and Present

By: Carlyle, Thomas

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1858

Seller ID: 29371


Decorated dk brown boards; a little worn and marked; gilt titling slightly rubbed, but still quite bright; binding tight; corners lightly bumped.; 8vo (5" x 8"); 324 pages View more info