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Human Rights Handbook

By: Ahmed Wahida Bashar

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Republic of the Philippines, Commission on Human Righs: 2001

Seller ID: 016663

Condition: Very Good


Human Rights book for the Philippines. Clean, bright copy. View more info

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By-Laws of the Lodge of Veneration of Antient and Accepted Masons No 5686 Province of Lancashire (Eastern Division)

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Manchester, England, Hutton Hartley & Co:

Seller ID: 026295

Condition: Very Good


14 page pocket-sized book. Blue cloth with black lettering. Undated but Consecrated 22nd October 1937. View more info

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Masonic Year Book 1994-1995 Province of Hertfordshire

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, The Provincial Grand Lodge of Hertfordshire: 1994

Seller ID: 026424

Condition: Near Fine


344 pages. Blue card covers. A clean, crisp copy. View more info

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District Scouting

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Scout Association: 1977

Seller ID: 026574

ISBN: 0851651380

Condition: Very Good


Reprint of articles taken from the 1970's Scouting Magazine written especially for the District Commissioner and those members of his team who support him. 28 pages. A very good, clean copy of this now hard-to-find title. View more info

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The Friendly Islanders : A Story of Queen Salote and Her People

By: Bain, Kenneth

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1967

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 054270

ISBN: 0340025603

Condition: Good


Attractively discerning portrait of the only remaining Kingdom of Polynesia, of its late and much loved Queen, its Royal Family and their people. Foreword by His Majesty King Taufa'ahau Tupou IV. Previous owner's details to title page else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 207 pages including glossary. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Supreme Court in the Intimate Lives of Americans, The: Birth, Sex, Marriage, Childrearing, and Death

By: Ball, Howard

Price: £13.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, New York University Press: 2004

Seller ID: 026514

ISBN: 0814798632

Condition: As New


Shows how the US Supreme Court has grappled with the right to reproduce and to abort, and takes on the issue of auto-euthanasia and assisted suicide. Still in shrink-wrap. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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The Family History Project : Great Great Stories from the Nation's Family Tree

By: Barratt, Nick

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Kew, Surrey, The National Archives: 2004

Edition: TV Tie-in

Seller ID: 038750

ISBN: 1903365759

Condition: Near Fine


Launched by The History Channel in 2003 with the belief that every family has a great story to tell. Unread paperback - 196 pages including an index to contributors. Next post dispatch. View more info

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History of New South Wales from the Records : Volume 1 Governor Phillip 1783-1789

By: Barton, G. B.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Hale & Iremonger: 1980

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 063052

ISBN: 0908094639

Condition: Very Good


Facsimile reprint of the original publication of 1889. Clean, bright, large volume hardback in a d/w - 625 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Our Side of the Country : The Story of Victoria

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: £22.50

Publisher: North Ryde, NSW, Australia, Methuen Haynes: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 063730

ISBN: 0454006551

Condition: Near Fine


Captures the feel of life in Victoria in various eras - how people lived and worked in the cities, goldfields and farms, and how they spent their leisure time and what was distinctive about their way of life. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 250 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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With Graciela to the Headhunters

By: Boeldeke, Alfred

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Barrie Books: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040010

Condition: Very Good


The story of the author's journey in South America with his five year old daughter. Clean, bright copy lacking the d/w. Small Foyles sticker to front pastedown - 166 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Life of Samuel Johnson

By: Boswell, James

Price: £11.50

Publisher: London, Guild Publishing: 1991

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 027115

Condition: Very Good


Edited by John Canning. Considered the greatest biography in the English language about the man who became the most accomplished conversationalist who has lived. Clean, square copy with some sunning to page edges - 366 pages including index. View more info

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The Bousfield Diaries : A Middle-Class Family in Late Victorian Bedford

By: Bousfield, Charlotte

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Bedfordshire Historical Record Society: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063061

ISBN: 085155072X

Condition: Near Fine


Volume 86 in the Publications of the Bedfordshire Historical Record Society Series paints a vivid picture of the activities of the multi-talented Bousfield family of Bedford, led by a strong-minded matriarch. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 233 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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An Analysis of Human Sexual Response

By: Brecher, Ruth & Edward (Editors)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055846

Condition: Very Good


Extremely clean, bright copy of this book which interprets & considers the implications of the Masters and Johnson research into human sexual response. 318 pages including index. View more info

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Sentimental Murder : Love and Madness in the Eighteenth Century

By: Brewer, John

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, HarperPerennial: 2005

Seller ID: 020558

ISBN: 0006552005

Condition: Near Fine


Examines, evokes and dissects the sensational events of April 1779 when Martha Ray, mistress of the Earl of Sandwich, was shot and killed in Covent Garden by James Hackman. Unread paperback with slightest signs of storage - 340 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Why Do I Love These People?: The Families We Come from and the Families We Form

By: Bronson, Po

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Harvill Secker: 2005

Seller ID: 020968

ISBN: 0436205335

Condition: Very Good


As new, unread copy which shows signs of shelf life with tiny nick to base of spine. "What it means to be a part of family life" 381 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Claws of the Crab : Georgia and Armenia in Crisis

By: Brook, Stephen

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Sinclair Stevenson: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054872

ISBN: 1856191613

Condition: Very Good


Richly observed portrait of a corner of the world poised between Europe and Asia, populated by highly civilised peoples seeking to stave off the chaos into which their countries were tumbling. Light tanning to page edges else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 354 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Times Great Lives : A Century in Obituaries

By: Brunskill, Ian ( Edited By )

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Times Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064886

ISBN: 0007201680

Condition: Near Fine


Heavy, large volume work by the Obituaries Editor of The Times. Great companion for anyone with an interest in the history and people of the twentieth century. Gift quality hardback in a d/w - 684 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Among the Thugs

By: Buford, Bill (editor)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Mandarin: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 015167

ISBN: 0749313285

Condition: Good


A good, clean copy which has minor creasing. A book about the experience and attractions of crowd violence. View more info

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Brum and Brummies (SIGNED COPY)

By: Chinn, Carl

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Studley, Warwickshire, Brewin Books: 2003

Edition: Fourth Impression

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017308

ISBN: 1858581818

Condition: Near Fine


The author brings to the fore a variety of neighbourhoods of the old end, some of the Brummies who helped to make Birmingham a place of renown, a selection of the trades which transformed a town into a city of a thousand trades, and a medley of sights, sounds and smells from days gone by. This copy has been SIGNED by the author to the half-title page. Large format paperback - 143 pages. B/W photographs throughout. View more info

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A Good Age

By: Comfort, Alex

Price: £13.00

Publisher: London, Mitchell Beazley: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025166

Condition: Very Good +


An unequivocal repudiation of the notion that the onset of middle age marks the beginning of life's downhill phase. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w which shows some sunning to cover/spine - 224 pages including index. View more info