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Eighteenth-Century Britain: 1688-1783 (Palgrave History of Britain), Black, Professor Jeremy
1 Black, Professor Jeremy Eighteenth-Century Britain: 1688-1783 (Palgrave History of Britain)
London Palgrave MacMillan 2001 0333538315 / 9780333538319 Soft Cover Near Fine 8vo 
Sets the politics of the period into the context of social, economic, cultural, religious and scientific developments with a focus on Britain's emergence as a global power and on the relations between Britain and the continent. Clean, bright paperback which appears unread. 312 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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Essex at Work : 1700-1815, Brown, A. F. J.
2 Brown, A. F. J. Essex at Work : 1700-1815
Chelmsford, Essex Essex County Council 1969 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Comprehensive guide to the Trades, Agriculture, Transport, Population etc during over a hundred years in the south-eastern county. Clean square hardback in illustrated laminated boards showing light shelfwear with light bumping to corners - 183 pages including index plus illustrated map endpapers. Previous owner's name/date to ffep. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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The Years of Endurance 1793-1802, Bryant,  Arthur
3 Bryant, Arthur The Years of Endurance 1793-1802
London BCA 1975 Ninth Impression Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Covers the first few years of the British fight against the attempt of a revolutionary France to dominate the world. A very good clean copy in a dustwrapper which is protected in a plastic jacket. Illustrated with mono plates. Map endpapers. 374 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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The Years of Endurance 1793-1802, Bryant,  Arthur
4 Bryant, Arthur The Years of Endurance 1793-1802
London Heron Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Covers the first few years of the British fight against the attempt of a revolutionary France to dominate the world. A very good clean hardback in brown leatherette boards. Map endpapers. 370 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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The Age of Elegance 1812-1822, Bryant, Arthur
5 Bryant, Arthur The Age of Elegance 1812-1822
London Heron Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The successor to The Years of Endurance and Years of Victory brings to a climax the saga of the Napoleonic Wars and their aftermath. Good clean copy in brown leather boards with faded gilt to spine. - 450 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
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The Age Of Elegance : 1812 - 1822, Bryant, Arthur
6 Bryant, Arthur The Age Of Elegance : 1812 - 1822
London The Reprint Society 1954 Hard Cover Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Third volume of the author's trilogy which sees our finest historical landscapist at his best. Previous owner's name to the map endpaper. Good, square hardback in a d/w showing light sunning - 439 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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Years of Victory 1802-1812, Bryant, Arthur
7 Bryant, Arthur Years of Victory 1802-1812
London Heron Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Bryant looks at the period of the Napoleonic wars. Good clean copy in brown leatherette boards with ornate gilt decoration. Previous owner's bookplate has been affixed to front endpaper. . - 500 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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Europe and the Making of England, 1660-1760 (Cambridge Studies in Early Modern British History), Claydon, Tony
8 Claydon, Tony Europe and the Making of England, 1660-1760 (Cambridge Studies in Early Modern British History)
London Cambridge University Press 2007 0521850045 / 9780521850049 First Edition Hard Back Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
An account of England's history and national identity during the century in which the country emerged as the leading world power and developed its peculiarly free political culture. Small bump to top edge of front board else a very good clean hardback. 370 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 27.50 GBP
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A Shropshire Squire : Noel Hill, First Lord Berwick, Coulton, Barbara
9 Coulton, Barbara A Shropshire Squire : Noel Hill, First Lord Berwick
Shrewsbury, Shropshire Swan Hill Press 1991 1853100927 / 9781853100925 Soft Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The story of Noel Hill's brief but fascinating life, providing us with an intriguing insight into the interests and occupations of a Georgian gentleman. A clean, bright copy which appears unread. 94 pages including index. Next post from UK. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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The Buccaneer Explorer: William Dampier's Voyages, Dampier, William
10 Dampier, William The Buccaneer Explorer: William Dampier's Voyages
Woodbridge Boydell Press 2008 1843833646 / 9781843833642 Soft Cover Near Fine 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Paints an admirable picture of the fascinating and unorthodox seaman William Dampier who circumnavigated the world three times culminating in a career which saw the capture of a great treasure galleon sent from the New World to Spain. Clean, crisp paperback which appears unread. 268 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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The Romantic National Tale and the Question of Ireland, Ferris, Ina
11 Ferris, Ina The Romantic National Tale and the Question of Ireland
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Cambrdige University Press 2009 0521110556 / 9780521110556 Re-issue Soft Cover As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Examines the way in which the problem of 'incomplete union' generated by the formation of the United Kingdom in 1800 destabilized British public discourse in the early decades of the nineteenth century. Unread paperback - 205 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Science in the Service of Empire : Joseph Banks, the British State and the Uses of Science in the Age of Revolution, Gascoigne, John
12 Gascoigne, John Science in the Service of Empire : Joseph Banks, the British State and the Uses of Science in the Age of Revolution
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Cambridge University Press 2010 0521181364 / 9780521181365 Soft Cover As New 4to 
Examines the political processes and the way in which the British State was transformed during the intense upheaval and change of the American, French and Industrial Revolutions. As new, unread paperback. 247 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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Farmer George's Black Sheep: The Lives and Loves of George III's Brothers and Sister, Gattey, Charles Neilson
13 Gattey, Charles Neilson Farmer George's Black Sheep: The Lives and Loves of George III's Brothers and Sister
Bourne End, Buckinghamshire Kensal Press 1985 0946041237 / 9780946041237 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Looks at the loves of George III's siblings who were among the most outrageous libertines of that outrageous age. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which has faded slightly to the spine. 220 pages. B.W. Illustrations. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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Romanticism and the Social Order, Harris, R.W.
14 Harris, R.W. Romanticism and the Social Order
London Blandford 1969 0713736232 / 9780713736236 Soft Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Explores the theme that Romanticism was a complex movement involving a new view of society, a new attitude to history and a new aesthetic experience. A little marking to fore-edge else a very good clean paperback. 426 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Sex in Georgian England : Attitudes and Prejudices from the 1720s to the 1820s, Harvey, A. D.
15 Harvey, A. D. Sex in Georgian England : Attitudes and Prejudices from the 1720s to the 1820s
United States St Martins Press 1998 0715626248 / 9780715626245 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Shows how the eighteenth century constructed the stereotype of female purity and passivity which was to be inherited by the Victorians and will be as of much interest to the sociologist and sex counsellor as to the historian and general reader. Clean, crisp hardback in price-clipped dustwrapper. 205 pages. Illustrated with b..w drawings. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 14.50 GBP
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Bonaparte in Egypt, Herold, J. Christopher
16 Herold, J. Christopher Bonaparte in Egypt
London Hamish Hamilton 1963 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Fair - Repaired 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Account of the French expedition to Egypt in 1798 which Bonaparte suggested would protect French trade interests, attack British commerce and undermine Britain's access to India and the East Indies. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which shows signs of wear & internally repaired tear & minor loss to base of faded spine. 424 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w plates. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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British Parliamentary Parties, 1742-1832: From the Fall of Walpole to the First Reform Act, Hill, B. W.
17 Hill, B. W. British Parliamentary Parties, 1742-1832: From the Fall of Walpole to the First Reform Act
London George Allen & Unwin 1985 0049421883 / 9780049421882 Soft Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Provides new insights into the activities and motivations of eighteenth and early nineteen century British political parties. Good clean paperback which has tanned a little to covers and page edges. Previous owner's name inside front cover. 272 pages including index. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Naval Warfare in the Age of Sail, Ireland, Bernard
18 Ireland, Bernard Naval Warfare in the Age of Sail
London Ted Smart 2000 0007629060 / 9780007629060 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Looks at a glorious era in the history of the Royal Navy, one in which it achieved its highest reputation in history - covering the Seven Years War, King George's Navy, Exploring the World, The American War of Independence; The Revolutionary War; The War Against Napoleon and the War of 1812. a very good clean hardback in very good unclipped dustwrapper. Previous owner'ssticker on front endpaper. Colour and b.w. illustrations. 240 pages including index. Next post from UK. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Wickedest Age : The Life and Times of George III, Lloyd, Alan
19 Lloyd, Alan The Wickedest Age : The Life and Times of George III
Newton Abbot, Devon David and Charles 1971 071535549X / 9780715355497 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A sympathetic portrait of a complex and intriguing man and a lively evocation of late eighteenth century England. Square, tight hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 369 pages including index. Slight spotting to page edges but text block is clean. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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1776 : America and Britain at War, McCullough, David
20 McCullough, David 1776 : America and Britain at War
London Allen Lane 2005 0713998636 / 9780713998634 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Account of the year of the American Revolution and how a group of squabbling, disparate states thwarted the British attempts to crush them, with particular emphasis on the individuals tangled up in the action from George III and George Washington down to the ordinary soldiers on both sides. A very good clean hardback in price-clipped dustwrapper. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. 386 pages. Colour and b.w illustrations. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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