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Image for Spiritualism and Society

Spiritualism and Society

By: Nelson, Geoffrey K.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul PLC: 1969

Seller ID: 37601

ISBN: 0710062524

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


D/jkt a little worn, small tear at base of spine. Green boards, slight lean to spine, corners sharp. Text clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. Formerly the property of Dr Jonathan Miller, whose signature appears on the front endpaper.; International Library Of Society; 9.0 X 6.0 X 1.5 inches; 320 pages View more info

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The Life of Henry Brougham to 1830

By: New, Chester W.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1961

Seller ID: 33965

ISBN: 0198213026

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Please note this is a heavy item and will incur extra shipping charges.; Blk buckram boards (no d/jkt); lightly marked. Binding tight. Gilt titling still bright. B/w frontis. Ex-library book, so usual marks (incl. index no on spine); pp unmarked, and probably unread. Interesting study of the early19th-century Scottish jurist and Lord Chancellor, designer of the four-wheel carriage that bears his name, and founder of Cannes as a popular French resort. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 458 pages View more info

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Annie's War A New Zealand Woman and Her Family in England 1916-19

By: Norris, Susanna Montgomerie

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Otago University Press: 2015

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 33156

ISBN: 1877578754

Condition: Very Good+


Stiff card wrappers, text unmarked, b&w and colour plates. Signed by author. ; 9 X 6.75 X 1 inches; 256 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Across the Bridges : Or Life by the South London River-Side

By: Paterson, Alexander

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1913

Edition: New Edition; Third impression

Seller ID: 34987

Condition: Good


Original paper wrappers, early edition 1913, spine damage with slight loss, rear cover detached, slight spotting. ; 5" x 7.5"; 180 pages View more info

Image for Memoirs of Samuel Pepys, Esq. F.R.S., Secretary to the Admirality in the Reigns of Charles II. And James II. Comprising His Diary from 1659 to 1669, Deciphered By the Rev. John Smith, A.B. From the Original Shorthand Ms... Five Vols.

Memoirs of Samuel Pepys, Esq. F.R.S., Secretary to the Admirality in the Reigns of Charles II. And James II. Comprising His Diary from 1659 to 1669, Deciphered By the Rev. John Smith, A.B. From the Original Shorthand Ms... Five Vols.

By: Pepys, Samuel

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn: 1828

Edition: Second

Seller ID: 27352

Condition: Very Good-


Please note that this is a very heavy item and will require extra postage.; Five vols - each vol: red leather half binding; a little worn, but very intact and bright; binding tight (except Vol I - front joint partially exposed); raised bands on spine; gilt decoation rather rubbed; titling labels on spine missing (faint impressions remain). Red marbled boards, bright. Very occasional spotting to pp, which are generally crisp and supple. Vol 5 is "A Selection from his Private Correspondence", ed Richard Lord Braybrooke. Owner's name in some of the vols. B/w frontispieces and illustration... View more info

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Professionalism, Property and English Society Since 1880

By: Perkin, Harold

Price: £7.00

Publisher: University of Reading Dept.of History: 1981

Seller ID: 34111

ISBN: 0704902117

Condition: Very Good


Pamphlet with stiff card wrappers, unmarked, text clean, no ownership markings, binding tight.; Stenton Lecture; 24 x 15 0.3 cm; 24 pages View more info

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Against the Law

By: Peter Wildeblood

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1955

Seller ID: 38574

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Dust jacket is age-toned, worn along the edges, chipped on spine + two corners, price is not clipped; boards are clean with sharp corners; small ownership mark on front end paper, pages are clean and free from markings; binding is tight. Second impression. ; 9'' x 6'' x 1''; 189 pages View more info

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Sir Kenelm Digby The Ornament of England, 1603-1665

By: Petersson, R.T.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 0

Seller ID: 33238

ISBN: 0674809718

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Price clipped d/jkt, slightly nicked at top of spine, small loss at top forecorner of rear cover, age-toned. Text clear, no ownership markings, binding tight. Formerly the property of Dr Jonathan Miller, whose signature appears on the front endpaper. View more info

Image for Singular Iniquity  Campaigns of Josephine Butler

Singular Iniquity Campaigns of Josephine Butler

By: Petrie, Glen

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32860

ISBN: 0333116623

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


Brown cloth boards, gilt lettering, slightly edgeworn, dust jacket tanned and a bit edgeworn and stained with a few scuff marks, price clipped, no ownership name, pages unmarked, but edges slightly foxed, binding tight. ; 320 pages View more info

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East and West of Suez The Retreat from the Empire

By: Pocock, Tom

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head Ltd: 1986

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 36237

ISBN: 0370306155

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback in dust jacket, inscribed by the author on the title-page, dj spine faded, leaves age-darkened, boards clean, internally clean, illustrations. ; 8.4 X 5.8 X 1.0 inches; 208 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Image for The Battle for Empire The Very First World War, 1756-63

The Battle for Empire The Very First World War, 1756-63

By: Pocock, Tom

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Michael O'Mara Books Ltd: 1998

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 36238

ISBN: 1854793322

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback in dust jacket, inscribed by the author on the title-page, fading to dj spine, slight fading to page edges, boards clean, internally clean, illustrations. ; 9.3 X 5.9 X 1.2 inches; 272 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Image for The Elements of Heraldry : Containing a Clear Definition, and Concise Historical Account of that Ancient, Useful, and Entertaining Science ...

The Elements of Heraldry : Containing a Clear Definition, and Concise Historical Account of that Ancient, Useful, and Entertaining Science ...

By: Porny, Mark Anthony

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Printed for J. Newbery: 1765

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34372

Condition: Fair


Contemporary sprinked calf, spine worn & darkened, joints split but holding, boards stained, some staining & spotting internally, text clean, with twenty-four plates (including frontis), plates complete, Fair to Good reading copy. ; 5" x 8"; 199 pages View more info

Image for Two Jacobite Prisoners in Carlisle in 1746

Two Jacobite Prisoners in Carlisle in 1746

By: Prevost, W. A. J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archeological Society: 1964

Seller ID: 32865

Condition: Very Good


Stapled leaflet with blue card wrappers, edges a bit brown, "2/-" in pen to front cover, a few marginal marks and underlinings in pencil. Reprinted from Transactions of The Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archeological Society Volume LXIV - New Series.; Transactions of The Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archeological Society; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for A Clear and Simple Vision [signed copy]

A Clear and Simple Vision [signed copy]

By: Pugh, Peter

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge Business Publishing: 1991

Seller ID: 32887

ISBN: 1871341051

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Illustrated beige d/jkt, unclipped; rear upper edge very lightly creased. Dk red boards, clean and bright; gilt titling bright. Interesting biography of biscuit manufacturer and magnate Sir Hector Laing -- inscribed bt Sir Hector on the front endpaper. ; 8vo (7" x 10"); 193 pages; Signed by Biographee View more info

Image for Memorials of Shrewsbury School, with Views of the Most Interesting Features of the School, As Well As Some of the Most Familiar Scenes in the Town and Neighbourhood: Drawn From Nature, On Stone.

Memorials of Shrewsbury School, with Views of the Most Interesting Features of the School, As Well As Some of the Most Familiar Scenes in the Town and Neighbourhood: Drawn From Nature, On Stone.

By: Radclyffe, Charles W.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Shrewsbury, Sandford and Howell: 1843

Edition: Presumed First

Seller ID: 29924

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Blk leather half binding; rather worn and rubbed; backstrip worn - external joints partially exposed, but binding still very intact; edges worn. Bookplate on front pastedown; owner's name on front endpaper. App 3" x 1" loss at top corner of front endpaper. pp heavily spotted. Gilt edged. B/w illustrations. ; Large 4to (12" x 17" View more info

Image for The Progress of a Plough-Boy to a Seat in Parliament, as exemplified in the history of the life of William Cobbett, Member for Oldham

The Progress of a Plough-Boy to a Seat in Parliament, as exemplified in the history of the life of William Cobbett, Member for Oldham

By: Reitzel, William (ed.)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1933

Edition: First

Seller ID: 26967

Condition: Very Good- in Fair dust jacket


Illustrated blk d/jkt, unclipped, in clear film; intact, but rather frail. Light green boards; a little worn and marked. Foredges a little spotted, pp themselves clear. B/w frontispiece. ; 8vo (5" x 8"); 331 pages View more info

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From the Porch

By: Ritchie, L

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Smith, Elder: 1913

Seller ID: 37592

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Marked and stained green boards, frayed top and base of spine. Text clean, owner's name and date on front endpaper, spotting to first few pages. First edition 1913. ; 21 x 14 x 3 cm; 267 pages View more info

Image for George III & Queen Charlotte  Patronage, Collecting and Court Taste

George III & Queen Charlotte Patronage, Collecting and Court Taste

By: Roberts, Jane & Christopher Lloyd

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, The Royal Collection: 2004

Seller ID: 29529

ISBN: 1902163737

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Please note this is a heavy item and may incur extra shipping charges.; Publisher's full cloth in dust jacket, small owner's sticker to front pastedown, fresh and clean copy, minimal wear, with 479 colour illustrations, published to accompany the exhibition at The Queen's Gallery, London, in 2004. ; 11.73 X 9.37 X 1.57 inches; 408 pages View more info

Image for Perfect Gentleman Dr. James Miranda Barry

Perfect Gentleman Dr. James Miranda Barry

By: Rose, June

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1977

Seller ID: 38237

ISBN: 0091268400

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


D/jkt covered in archival filom, small tear on top front edge. Black cloth boards, gilt bright. Internally clean, no ownership markings, b&w plates, binding tight. ; 9.1 X 6.6 X 1.1 inches; 160 pages View more info

Image for The Minority Press & The English Crown -- A Study in Repression, 1558-1625

The Minority Press & The English Crown -- A Study in Repression, 1558-1625

By: Rostenberg, Leona

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hes & De Graff Pub B V: 1971

Seller ID: 36324

ISBN: 9060042719

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Dk red boards (no d/jkt); a trifle marked, otherwise bright; gilt titling bright. Owner's name on front pastedown. B/w illustrations. ; 8vo (7" x 10"); 263 pages View more info