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Audley End

By: Addison, William

Price: £10.00

Publisher: J M Dent & Sons Ltd: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 38878

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Dust jacket age toned, spine sunned, small tear to rear at top edge, small crease at base of spine, unclipped; Cloth boards clean, minor bump to bottom edge, gilt lettering on spine, minor shelf wear to corners; No ownership markings, text clean, B+W plates; Binding tight. ; 16 x 23 x 3.5 cm; 237 pages View more info

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The Case of Timothy Evans An Appeal to Reason

By: Altrincham, Edward William MacLeay Grigg

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Spectator: 1956

Seller ID: 38035

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, stapled pamphlet, age-toned covers with some marks. Internally clean, one marginal note in ink on page 20, otherwise no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 21.5 x 14 x 0.3 cm; 25 pages View more info

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Churchill As Historian

By: Ashley, Maurice

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1968

Seller ID: 36345

ISBN: 0436021501

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Full cloth in dust wrapper, cloth clean, minor wear to dj, spotting to edges, ink owner's name, a few pencil marginal notations. ; 8.3 X 5.5 X 0.7 inches; 246 pages View more info

Early English Trade Unions.

By: Aspinall, Algernon.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Batchworth: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 38901

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Dust jacket slightly grubby, small tear to front at spine, minor chipping to top of spine, shelf wear to corners, spotting on inside flaps, unclipped; Boards clean and sharp, gilt lettering on spine; Faint spotting to first and last few pages, previous owners name in ink on front free endpaper, text otherwise clean, Binding tight. ; 22 x 15.5 x 3 cm; 410 pages View more info

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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

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


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

Condition: Good+


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: £15.00

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press: 1991

Seller ID: 32738

ISBN: 0807819522

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


D/jkt covered in archival film. Blue cloth boards, slight lean to spine, 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

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Humping My Drum

By: Barnes, J. A.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Lulu.Com: 2008

Seller ID: 36271

ISBN: 1409204006

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, slightly bent. Internally clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. Owner's signature appears in ink inside front wrapper. ; 9.0 X 6.0 X 1.2 inches; 482 pages View more info

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Geography and Imperialism, 1820-1920

By: Bell, Morag

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Manchester University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 36364

ISBN: 0719039347

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


D/jkt slightly marked, creased along top edge. Red boards, corners and spine bumped. Internally clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. "Damaged Stock" stamp on title page, but the book is undamaged. Owner's signature appears inside front board. ; Studies In Imperalism; 9.3 X 6.0 X 1.3 inches; 204 pages View more info

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Strong Voices, Weak History Early Women Writers and Canons in England, France, and Italy

By: Benson, Pamela Joseph & Victoria Kirkham

Price: £30.00

Publisher: University of Michigan Press: 2005

Seller ID: 35617

ISBN: 0472068814

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, creased bottom corner, small stain on cover above illustration. Internally clean, owner's dedication on front endpaper, otherwise no ownership markings. B&w illustrations, binding tight.; 8.8 X 6.0 X 1.1 inches; 390 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

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: B0038R5TD0

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


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

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Bernard Lord Manning: A Memoir

By: Brittain, F.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Cambridge, W. Heffer & Sons: 1942

Edition: First

Seller ID: 30166

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


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

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The Chatham Administration, 1766-1768

By: Brooke, John & William Pitt

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co Ltd: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31278

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0283073233

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


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

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Works and Correspondence. A new Edition. 8 Vols.

By: Burke, Edmund

Price: £500.00

Publisher: London, Francis & John Rivington: 1852

Seller ID: 28487

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


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 of Vol I. Frontispiece in Vol I. A nice clean set; very rarely read, or even opened, by all appearances.; 8vo (6" x 9... View more info

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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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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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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