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Image for The Elizabethan Home Discovered in Two Dialogues by Claudius Hollyband and Peter Erondell.

The Elizabethan Home Discovered in Two Dialogues by Claudius Hollyband and Peter Erondell.

By: Byrne, M. St. Clare (ed)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Cobden-Sanderson: 1930

Edition: Second, revised

Seller ID: 35080

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Tan boards (no d/jkt); a little marked; spine darkened. Light wear to base of spine, but binding tight. Formerly the property of Dr Queenie Leavis, whose signature is on the front endpaper, dd 1930. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 124 pages View more info

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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

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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

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Chartism. Past and Present

By: Carlyle, Thomas

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1858

Seller ID: 29371

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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

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What is History?

By: Carr, Edward Hallett

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan: 1961

Edition: First

Seller ID: 38623

ISBN: 0333043510

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Pale grey d/jkt, unclipped; intact, but worn and marked, with small losses, esp at base of spine. Emerald green boards, bright; binding tight. Owner's name on front endpaper. First edition of this seminal work.; 8vo (6" x 9"); 154 pages View more info

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Acton and History

By: Chadwick, Owen

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 36872

ISBN: 0521570743

Condition: Very Good- with No dust jacket as issued


Laminated boards, unmarked, previous owners signature and date on front paste-down, stamped as 'damaged' on title page however this is not the case, penciled chapters 2-9, have some pencil annotations, binding tight.; 9.3 X 6.3 X 1.0 inches; 286 pages View more info

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Chips: The Diaries of Sir Henry Channon

By: Channon, Sir Henry ( Robert Rhodes James, ed)

Price: £70.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1967

Edition: First; First

Seller ID: 31062

ISBN: 0297760866

Condition: Very Good- in Fair dust jacket


Illustrated gold d/jkt, unclipped, in clear film; intact, but very worn, with losses; internal repairs. Blk boards, bright; a trifle marked; gilt titling bright. Top foredges spotted -- other edges + pp clear. B/w illustrations. The compelling, fascinating diaries of one of the UK's leading 20th century politicians and commentators. ; 8vo (6 1/2" x 10"); 495 pages View more info

Image for Politics and the Academy Arnold Toynbee and the Koraes Chair

Politics and the Academy Arnold Toynbee and the Koraes Chair

By: Clogg, Richard

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Routledge: 1986

Seller ID: 37130

ISBN: 0714632902

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


D/jkt slightly sunned on spine, small nick at base of front cover. Brown boards, corners sharp, internally clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 8.7 X 5.9 X 0.6 inches; 128 pages View more info

Image for The Unbelievers English Agnostic Thought 1840-1890

The Unbelievers English Agnostic Thought 1840-1890

By: Cockshut, A. O. J

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Collins: 1964

Seller ID: 37598

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Blue cloth boards, age-toned spine, text clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. Formerly the property of Dr Jonathan Miller, whose signature appears on the front endpaper.; 8.3 X 5.6 X 0.9 inches; 192 pages View more info

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The Elizabethan Puritan Movement

By: Collinson, Patrick

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press: 1990

Seller ID: 36415

ISBN: 019822298X

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, marginal notes and underlinings on pages 36-41, otherwise clean. Binding tight, owner's signature appears in ink inside front wrapper. ; Clarendon Paperbacks; 8.4 X 5.9 X 0.7 inches; 528 pages View more info

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The Rodiad

By: Colman, George

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Philip Sainsbury / The Cayme Press: 1927

Seller ID: 35043

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Bound in quarter blk leather, binding tight. Heavy, dk green boards, one or two small marks, otherwise bright; bevelled edges; gilt titling bright. Patterned endpapers. Original wrappers bound in. One of 450 unnumbered copies. Bookplate on front endpaper. Originally published in the early 19th century, this is an interesting satirical poem about the then prevalent, public-school practice of flogging pupils, whether for ignorance, insolence, or just for the sheer hell of it. ; 8vo (7" x 9"); 31 pages View more info

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Medieval Studies, No. 16: Infant Perdition in the Middle Ages.

By: Coulton, G.G.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co.: 1922

Seller ID: 34642

Condition: Very Good-


Stapled booklet -- stapling intact, but has oxidised. Pale brown, thick card wrappers ; 8vo (6" x 9 1/2"); 32 pages View more info

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Letters to Isabel

By: Craigmyle, Lord

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Ivor Nicholson & Watson Limited: 1936

Seller ID: 30382

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full cloth with gilt lettering to spine, spine faded to a uniform beige, slight marks to front board, ink inscription to front endpaper probably from the author, frontis portrait, ten illustrations.; 6" x 9"; 412 pages View more info

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The Waterloo Roll Call

By: Dalton, Charles

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, William Clowes and Sons: 1890

Edition: Presumed First

Seller ID: 28123

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Red buckram boards (no d/jkt); spine slightly darkened; a trifle marked; gilt titling still quite bright. Front joint partially exposed - binding intact, but a little frail. Ads on front and rear pastedowns. Owener's name on front endpaper. B/w illustrations. As complete a list as you could wish for of those fighting under Wellington on that memorable day. Extremely scarce in this edition.; 8vo (5" x 7"); 256 pages View more info

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An Illustrated Journey Round the World

By: Daniell, Thomas & Daniell, William & Daniell, Samuel

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Folio Society:

Seller ID: 34061

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Please note this is a heavy item and may incur extra shipping charges for international orders.; Illustrated boards with gilt lettering, no dust jacket as issued, in VG illustrated slip case, no ownership name, pages unmarked, binding tight. View more info

Threescore Years and Ten: Reminiscences of the late Sophia Elizabeth De Morgan: to which are added letters to and from her husband, the late Augustus De Morgan, and others.

By: De Morgan, Sophia Elizabeth (ed. Mary A. de Morgan).

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1895

Seller ID: 23192

Condition: Very Good


Decorated blk boards; a little marked and scuffed; front joint partially exposed, but binding tight. B/w frontispiece. Sophia de Morgan was the wife of the great English mathematician Augustus de Morgan, formulator of de Morgan's Laws. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 259 pages View more info

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Ranke as Reformation Historian

By: Dickens, A.G.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: University of Reading: 1979

Seller ID: 34108

ISBN: 0704902109

Condition: Good+


Pamphlet with stiff card wrappers, sunned spine, 20 pages, text clean, no ownership markings.; 24 x 15 x 0.2 cm; 20 pages View more info

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Social Control in Nineteenth Century Britain

By: Donajgrodzki, A P

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Rowman and Littlefield/Croom Helm: 1977

Seller ID: 32023

ISBN: 0874718805

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Black boards, gilt lettering, head and tail of spine a bit bumped, dust jacket somewhat edgeworn and spine a bit faded, price clipped, no ownership name and internally unmarked, binding tight.; 8.70 X 5.50 X 1.20 inches; 258 pages View more info

Image for Racism, Fascism and the Politics of the National Front (Race & Class Pamphlet No.4)

Racism, Fascism and the Politics of the National Front (Race & Class Pamphlet No.4)

By: Edgar, David

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Institute of Race Relations: 1977

Edition: Second

Seller ID: 29669

Condition: Very Good-


Stapled booklet - stapling clean and intact. Illustrated paper wrappers; a trifle marked. Occasional light pencil marks in text.; 8vo (6" x 8"); 112-131 pages View more info

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Commercial Crisis, 1847-48

By: Evans, D.Morier

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1970

Seller ID: 31648

ISBN: 0715343297

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's hardback in printed dust wrapper, facsimile reprint of 1849 edition, dj slightly marked, top edge dusty, internally clean. ; 6" x 9"; 276 pages View more info

Image for Memoir, Extracts of Speeches, Diary of Journey to America, etc. In Memoriam

Memoir, Extracts of Speeches, Diary of Journey to America, etc. In Memoriam

By: Freer, Richard Lane

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Hereford, W. Prosser: 1866

Seller ID: 35607

Condition: Very Good-


Contemporary full blue morocco with gilt decoration to boards, all edges gilt, spine marked & faded, wear to spine ends & corners, internally clean, colour title-page, frontis portrait, illustrations, binding firm. ; 7" x 10"; 294 pages View more info