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Prophets of Rebellion : Millenarian Protest Movements against the European Colonial Order, Adas, Michael
1 Adas, Michael Prophets of Rebellion : Millenarian Protest Movements against the European Colonial Order
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Cambridge University Press 2009 052133568X / 9780521335683 Paperback Re-Issue Soft Cover As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Part of the Studies in Comparative World History Series. Discusses five millennial movements of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries that took place in European colonies in Asia, Africa, and Oceania. Clean, crisp paperback - 243 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
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Republic of Capital : Buenos Aires and the Legal Transformation of the Atlantic World, Adelman,Jeremy
2 Adelman,Jeremy Republic of Capital : Buenos Aires and the Legal Transformation of the Atlantic World
Stanford, CA, USA Stanford University Press 1999 0804746826 / 9780804746823 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Explores Atlantic world transformations in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Lightest signs of shelf life else a clean, bright paperback which appears unread - 376 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Contagion: Disease, Government, and the 'Social Question' in Nineteenth-Century France, Aisenberg, Andrew R.
3 Aisenberg, Andrew R. Contagion: Disease, Government, and the 'Social Question' in Nineteenth-Century France
Stanford, CA, USA Stanford University Press 1999 0804733953 / 9780804733953 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
In-depth work which not only offers a more nuanced explanation of how scientific knowledge about disease was produced but also reveals the emergence of science as a form of state social power that significantly extended the scope of government in Republican France. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 238 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 37.50 GBP
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The English Common Reader : A Social History of the Mass Reading Public, 1800-1900, Altick, Richard D.
4 Altick, Richard D. The English Common Reader : A Social History of the Mass Reading Public, 1800-1900
Chicago & London University of Chicago Press 1957 First Edition Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Professor Altick's penetrating and comprehensive study explores a cultural area which most literary surveys bypass, or take for granted, or ignore. Some light sunning to page edges else a good, clean paperback - 430 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Classical Political Economy and British Policy in India, Ambirajan, S.
5 Ambirajan, S. Classical Political Economy and British Policy in India
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Cambridge University Press 2007 0521052823 / 9780521052825 Paperback Re-Issue Soft Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Part of the Cambridge South Asian Studies Series, examining the effect of Classical political economy - the economic and monetary writings of Adam Smith, Ricardo, Malthus, the Mills and others - on the policy-making of the British government in India in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Clean, bright paperback, save some sunning to rear cover, which appears unread - 293 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 27.50 GBP
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This Will Hurt : The Restoration of Virtue and Civic Order, Anderson, Digby ( Edited By )
6 Anderson, Digby ( Edited By ) This Will Hurt : The Restoration of Virtue and Civic Order
London The Social Affairs Unit 1995 0907631630 / 9780907631637 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The second in a series on the problems of social order with a preface by Gertrude Himmelfarb. Clean square hardback in a d/w - 183 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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The Loss of Virtue : Moral Confusion and Social Disorder in Britain and America, Anderson, Digby (editor)
7 Anderson, Digby (editor) The Loss of Virtue : Moral Confusion and Social Disorder in Britain and America
United States The Social Affairs Unit 1992 0907631509 / 9780907631507 Hard Cover Good Good 8vo 
Slight bow to boards else a good clean hardback in dustwrapper. Analyses the soaring rates of crime, truancy, drug-abuse, illegitimacy, welfare dependency and lack of social cohesion and allegiance in order to find a way to ensure and orderly and cohesive society. 258 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
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When I Were A Lad...: Snapshots from a Time That Health and Safety Forgot, Andrew Davies
8 Andrew Davies When I Were A Lad...: Snapshots from a Time That Health and Safety Forgot
London Portico 2010 1907554009 / 9781907554001 Hard Cover Near Fine Oblong 
Series of old photographs of kids that could never be taken today, accompanied by an off-beat caption. Clean, glossy copy - 144 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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Looking After Children in Primary Care: A Companion to the Children's National Service Framework, Anon
9 Anon Looking After Children in Primary Care: A Companion to the Children's National Service Framework
Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom Radcliffe Medical Press Ltd 2004 1857758889 / 9781857758887 Card Covers As New 4to 
As new, unreaad copy. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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The Remembrances of Elizabeth Freke 1671-1714, Anselment, Raymond A. (Editor)
10 Anselment, Raymond A. (Editor) The Remembrances of Elizabeth Freke 1671-1714
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Cambridge University Press 2001 0521808081 / 9780521808088 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Volume 18 of the Camden Fifth Series serves as an account of the subject's late seventeenth- and early eighteenth-century Norfolk gentry world. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in a d/w - 350 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Life in Stuart England, Ashley, Maurice
11 Ashley, Maurice Life in Stuart England
London B. T. Batsford 1967 Third Impression Hard Back Good + Good + Ex Library 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Clean square ex-library copy with the usual markings and ffep removed. Part of the English Life Series edited by Peter Quennell. Treats separatley the ways of life of the nobility and gentry, of the professional classes, and of the manual workers. Good square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing slight shlefwear & tear - 178 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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Social Relations and Ideas : Essays in Honour of R. H. Hilton, Aston, T. H.; Coss, P. R.; Dyer, Christopher; Thirsk, Joan (editors)
12 Aston, T. H.; Coss, P. R.; Dyer, Christopher; Thirsk, Joan (editors) Social Relations and Ideas : Essays in Honour of R. H. Hilton
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Cambridge University Press 2009 0521108756 / 9780521108751 Paperback Re-Issue Soft Cover As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A volume of essays in honour of Professor Hilton, presented by some of his numerous friends and pupils, which attempts ro reflect his wide-ranging interests while highlighting cetain themes and preserving some distinct degree of unity. Clean bright paperback which appears unread - 337 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Power to Silence : History of Punishment in Britain, Babington, Anthony
13 Babington, Anthony The Power to Silence : History of Punishment in Britain
London Robert Maxwell 1968 0080070604 / 9780080070605 First Edition Hard Cover Good Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Ex-library copy with the usual markings. Looks at the history of the penal system in Britain which, however brutal and horrifying in many of its aspects, forms an integrel part of the nation's social history. Generally clean internally with the odd blemish. Blank ffep removed. Unclipped d/w shows signs of shelfwear - 226 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Conquest : The Destruction of the American Indios, Bacci, Massimo Livi
14 Bacci, Massimo Livi Conquest : The Destruction of the American Indios
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Polity Press 2008 074564001X / 9780745640013 Soft Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A brilliant, fascinating history of the demographic catastrophe that enveloped the New World after 1492. Clean, bright paperback with the translation by Carl Ibsen - 317 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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The Europeanization of British Politics, Bache, Ian and Jordan, Andrew (editors)
15 Bache, Ian and Jordan, Andrew (editors) The Europeanization of British Politics
Basingstoke, Hampshire Palgrave MacMillan 2006 1403995192 / 9781403995193 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Clean, bright, unread hardback showing slightest signs of storage only. Based on new theoretical underpinnings and provides a careful assessment of the impact of European integration on British politics, policy and institutions. 311pp including index. 1 only. Reliable next post dispatch. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Tomboy Bride : A Woman's Personal Account of Life in Mining Camps of the West, Backus, Harriet Fish
16 Backus, Harriet Fish Tomboy Bride : A Woman's Personal Account of Life in Mining Camps of the West
Boulder, CO, USA Pruett Publishing Co 1969 0871085127 / 9780871085122 Card Covers Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Clean, bright paperback showing light curling - 273 pages including epilogue. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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History of New South Wales from the Records : Volume 1 Governor Phillip 1783-1789, Barton, G. B.
17 Barton, G. B. History of New South Wales from the Records : Volume 1 Governor Phillip 1783-1789
Sydney, NSW, Australia Hale & Iremonger 1980 0908094639 / 9780908094639 Facsimile Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
Facsimile reprint of the original publication of 1889. Clean, bright, large volume hardback in a d/w - 625 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Around Tring, Bass, Michael; Fowler, Jill ( Compiled By )
18 Bass, Michael; Fowler, Jill ( Compiled By ) Around Tring
Stroud, Gloucestershire The Chalford Publishing Company 1996 0752403710 / 9780752403717 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Part of the Archive Photographs Series covering roughly a century in the story of the Hertfordshire town from the 1870s to the 1970s. Clean, tight, large format softcover showing only slightest signs of shelfwear - 128 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Around Tring : The Second Selection, Bass, Michael; Fowler, Jill ( Compiled By )
19 Bass, Michael; Fowler, Jill ( Compiled By ) Around Tring : The Second Selection
Stroud, Gloucestershire The Chalford Publishing Company 1998 0752410040 / 9780752410043 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Part of the Archive Photographs Series being a further selection of old photographs of the Hertfordshire town, compiled by popular demand from pictures and information supplied as a result of the authors' first book. Clean, tight copy - 128 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Caribbean Freedom : Economy and Society from Emancipation to the Present, Beckles, Hilary; Shepherd, Verene (Editors)
20 Beckles, Hilary; Shepherd, Verene (Editors) Caribbean Freedom : Economy and Society from Emancipation to the Present
Kingston, Jamaica Ian Randle Publishers 1993 0852557116 / 9780852557112 First Edition Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A student reader focusing on the economical and social changes in the Caribbean since the Emancipation, assessing those changes from a historical perspective. Clean, large volume paperback with lightest signs of shelf life with small crease mark to cover - 581 pages including a select bibliography. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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