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The Discovery of Australia, Sharp, Andrew
1 Sharp, Andrew The Discovery of Australia
London Oxford University Press 1963 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Traces the sequence of discovery of portions of the coasts of the Australian continent and Tasmania, thereby providing a study of the revelation of Australia to the outside world. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing some sunning to spine/cover - 338 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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George Barrington's Voyage to Botany Bay, Rickard, Suzzanne (edited by)
2 Rickard, Suzzanne (edited by) George Barrington's Voyage to Botany Bay
London & New York Leicester University Press 2001 0718501861 / 9780718501860 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Part of the Literature of Travel, Exploration & Empire Series retelling a convict's travel narrative of the 1790s when the notorious "Prince of Pickpockets" was transported to the penal colony of New South Wales. Clean, bright copy - 181 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Australia : A Concise Political and Social History, Clarke, F. G.
3 Clarke, F. G. Australia : A Concise Political and Social History
Marrickville, NSW, Australia Harcourt Bace Jovanovich 1992 0729513092 / 9780729513098 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Chatrs the turbulent political and social history of Australia from the arrival of the Aboriginal tribes over 60,000 years ago right up to the mounting tensions and disintergration of the Hawke government in the closing months of 1991. Clean, bright paperback showing light sunning to spine - 397 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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The British Seaborne Empire, Black, Jeremy
4 Black, Jeremy The British Seaborne Empire
New Haven and London Yale University Press 2004 0300103867 / 9780300103861 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Professor Black's masterful analysis of the role of the sea in the history of the British Empire. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 420 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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A Short History Of Dunstable School 1888 - 1963, Bancroft, F.M. ( Compiled and Edited By )
5 Bancroft, F.M. ( Compiled and Edited By ) A Short History Of Dunstable School 1888 - 1963
Dunstable, Bedfordshire G. W. Parsons (Printer) 1963 Second Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
40 page, stapled booklet giving a brief history of the Bedfordshire Grammar School. Includes local adverts of the day. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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The Dunstable Swan Jewel, Evans, Vivienne (edited by)
6 Evans, Vivienne (edited by) The Dunstable Swan Jewel
Dunstable, Bedfordshire Dunstable Museum Trust 1982 First Edition Soft Cover Good 8vo Roucoux, Omer 
19 page, stapled booklet charting the mystery surrounding the item uncovered by the Manshead Archaeological Society. Light sunning to page/cover edges else a good, clean copy. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The "Borough" Guide to Dunstable
7 The "Borough" Guide to Dunstable
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire Edward J. Burrow Soft Cover Very Good 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
No. 435 in the Pocket Guides Series which includes a map of the Bedfordshire district with 12 illustrations. Internally clean, glossy copy with rusted staples - 43 pages including numerous adverts for local businesses of the day. Circa early 1900s. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Re-thinking English Local History, Phythian-Adams, Charles
8 Phythian-Adams, Charles Re-thinking English Local History
Leicester, Leicestershire Leicester University Press 1991 0718520416 / 9780718520410 Reprinted with Corrections Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Part of the Occasional Papers in English Local History Series ( Fourth Series- Number 1 ) Offers a radical re-think about the central aims of the subject. Clean, bright booklet with lightest shelfwear - 58 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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Bedfordshire Muster Lists 1539-1831, Lutt, Nigel (edited by)
9 Lutt, Nigel (edited by) Bedfordshire Muster Lists 1539-1831
Bedford, Bedfordshire The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society 1992 0851550541 / 9780851550541 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Volume 71 in the Bedfordshire Historical Record Society Series which leads the reader through the surviving lists of Bedfordshire soldiers and men liable to military service from 1539-1831. Faint crease mark to cover else a clean, tight paperback - 313 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Australian Colonists : An Exploration of Social History, 1788-1870, Inglis, K. S.
10 Inglis, K. S. Australian Colonists : An Exploration of Social History, 1788-1870
Carlton, Victoria, Australia Melbourne University Press 1993 0522845266 / 9780522845266 First Paperback Edition Soft Cover Good Ex Library 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Ex-Library copy with the usual markings. Good clean paperback charting the beginning of the British settlement of Australia to the year when the last British soldiers sailed home from the colonies - 379 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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The Stopsley Book, Dyer, James
11 Dyer, James The Stopsley Book
Dunstable, Bedfordshire The Book Castle 1998 1871199042 / 9781871199048 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo 
Tells the story of twenty farms, 16 schools and 4 churches within the civil parish which stretched from Someries Castle in the south to Galley Hill and the Icknield Way in the north. Clean, bright copy which includes 146 photographs, many of which have not been published before. 203 pages including index and a list of subscribers. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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A Complete Account Of The Settlement At Port Jackson, Tench, Watkin
12 Tench, Watkin A Complete Account Of The Settlement At Port Jackson
Whitefish, MT, USA Kessinger Publishing Co 2004 1419100696 / 9781419100697 Reprint Soft Cover Near Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Part of the Kessinger Publishing's Rare Prints Series covering thousands of scarce and hard-to-find books. Clean, bright, large format softcover - 110 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Where They Burnt the Town Hall Down : Luton, the First World War and the Peace Day Riots of July, 1919 (SIGNED COPY), Craddock, Dave
13 Craddock, Dave Where They Burnt the Town Hall Down : Luton, the First World War and the Peace Day Riots of July, 1919 (SIGNED COPY)
Dunstable, Bedfordshire The Book Castle 1999 1871199867 / 9781871199864 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall Signed by Author
Together with informative appendices where details of all the men and women charged with rioting can be found, along with members of the Fire Brigade and Police Force. Includes over fifty illustrations, a number of which are published for the first time. Clean, square hardback in a d/w. SIGNED by the author in blue ink to the title page. Appears unread - 191 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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The Diary of a Bedfordshire Squire : John Thomas Brooks of Flitwick, 1794-1858, Morgan, Richard (edited by)
14 Morgan, Richard (edited by) The Diary of a Bedfordshire Squire : John Thomas Brooks of Flitwick, 1794-1858
Bedford, Bedfordshire The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society 1987 0851550487 / 9780851550480 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Volume 66 in The Publications of The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society Series examining some of the life and times of the English County. Clean, glossy copy - 246 pages plus index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Bedfordshire Schoolchild : Elementary Education before 1902, Bushby, David (Edited by)
15 Bushby, David (Edited by) The Bedfordshire Schoolchild : Elementary Education before 1902
Bedford, Bedfordshire The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society 1988 0851550509 / 9780851550503 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Volume 67 in The Publications of The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society Series examining some of the life and times of the English County. Previous owner's name/date to half-title else a clean, glossy copy - 260 pages including indexes. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Bedford Moravian Church in the Eighteenth Century, Welch, Edwin (Editor)
16 Welch, Edwin (Editor) The Bedford Moravian Church in the Eighteenth Century
Bedford, Bedfordshire The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society 1989 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Volume 68 in The Publications of The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society Series examining some of the life and times of the English County. Clean, glossy copy - 283 pages including indexes. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Bedfordshire Wills Proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury, 1383-1548, McGregor, Margaret (edited by)
17 McGregor, Margaret (edited by) Bedfordshire Wills Proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury, 1383-1548
Bedford, Bedfordshire The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society 1979 0851550401 / 9780851550404 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Volume 58 in The Publications of The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society Series examining some of the life and times of the English County. Good, clean paperback showing a faint crease mark to cover - 237 pages including indexes. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Some Early Nonconformist Church Books, Tibbutt,  H. G. (edited by)
18 Tibbutt, H. G. (edited by) Some Early Nonconformist Church Books
Bedford, Bedfordshire The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society 1972 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Volume 51 in The Publications of The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society Series examining some of the life and times of the English County. Good, clean booklet - 88 pages including an index of names. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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The Inhabitants of Cardington, 1782, Baker, David
19 Baker, David The Inhabitants of Cardington, 1782
Bedford, Bedfordshire The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society 1973 0851550347 / 9780851550343 First Edition Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Volume 52 in The Publications of The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society Series examining some of the life and times of the English County. Good, clean paperback showing light crease mark to cover - 242 pages including indexes. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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The Railway Age in Bedfordshire, Cockman, F. G.
20 Cockman, F. G. The Railway Age in Bedfordshire
Bedford, Bedfordshire The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society 1974 0851550355 / 9780851550350 First Edition Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Volume 53 in The Publications of The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society Series examining some of the life and times of the English County. Previous owner's name/date inside cover else a good clean paperback - 143 pages including indexes. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Elementary Education in Bedford, 1868-1903, Bushby, D. W.
21 Bushby, D. W. Elementary Education in Bedford, 1868-1903
Bedford, Bedfordshire The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society 1975 0851550363 / 9780851550367 First Edition Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Volume 54 in The Publications of The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society Series examining some of the life and times of the English County. Previous owner's name/date inside cover else a good clean paperback - 200 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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