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The Superstition Called Socialism

By: de Tunzelmann, G. W.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, George Allen: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055498

Condition: Good


Written to meet the requirements of the anti-Socialist speaker, but also to appeal to every thinking advocate of Social Progress for it contains a dispassionate reasoned presentation of Constructive Social Progress based upon Reason and Experience. Some spotting to page edges, dusty top edge and fading to spine else a square, tight hardback. Text block clean. 395 pages including index + publisher's adverts. View more info

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Soil Survey and Land Evaluation

By: Dent, David, & Young, Anthony

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, E & F N Spon: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 023427

ISBN: 0419159606

Condition: Fair


Occasional annotation to the text in pencil. Light creasing to covers. A good working copy of this now hard to find title. View more info

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The Geffrye Museum : A Brief Guide

By: Dewing, David ( Director )

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Geffrye Museum Trust Ltd: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066959

ISBN: 1872828043

Condition: Very Good


Charts the life and times of the Museum which specialises in the history of the English domestic interior, with its collections of furniture, textiles, paintings and objects displayed in a series of period rooms from 1600 onwards. Clean, bright, stapled brochure - 48 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Sexwatching: Looking into the World of Sexual Behaviour

By: Diamond, Milton

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Guild Publishing: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 015113

Condition: Very Good


From the sexual taboos of ancient civilizations, through the swinging sixties and on to sex in the year 2000, this book gives you a broad perspective with which to appraise your own sexual behaviour. 256 pages including index and picture credits. View more info

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The Marriage Relationship Today

By: Dominian, J

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, The Mother's Union: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025713

ISBN: 0859430065

Condition: Very Good


28 page, stapled pamphlet. View more info

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Civil Society : Challenging Western Models

By: Dunn, Elizabeth and Hann, Chris (Edited By)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1996

Seller ID: 057783

ISBN: 0415132193

Condition: Very Good


Part of the European Association of Social Anthropologists Series. Examines how civil society is related to political society and to the state. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean, tight paperback - 248 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Woman's Place: An Illustrated History of Women at Home from the Roman Villa to the Victorian Town House

By: Filbee, Marjorie

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, BCA: 1980

Seller ID: 031447

ISBN: 0852231547

Condition: Near Fine


A domestic history of Britain from the viewpoint of women whose lives revolved around the home. Examines the home, furnishings, utensils and appliances, cooking methods, home medicines, child safety, laundry, and all aspects of homemaking through the years. Clean, bright copy - 160 pages including index. View more info

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In a Country Churchyard

By: Fletcher, Ronald

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028131

ISBN: 071341216X

Condition: Good


Vividly recreates eight stories of communities or individuals with origins in the quiet, unchanging East Anglian countryside. Some sunning to page edges. Illustrated with old photographs, engravings and documents - 167 pages, including index, in an unclipped d/w which shows some peeling to laminate. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Australian Cities : Continuity and Change

By: Forster, Clive

Price: £47.50

Publisher: Victoria, NSW, Australia, Oxford University Press: 2004

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 055686

ISBN: 0195517342

Condition: Near Fine


The Associate Professor explores the changing nature of Australian cities as human environments, examining how they have evolved and continue to develop in response to economic, social, and technological forces. Clean, bright paperback which appears unread - 236 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Poor Relief and Welfare in Germany from the Reformation to World War I

By: Frohman, Larry

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2011

Edition: Paperback Re-Issue

Seller ID: 063266

ISBN: 0521188857

Condition: Very Good


The account of poor relief, charity, and social welfare in Germany from the Reformation through World War I. Clean, bright paperback which appears unread - 257 pages including index. Prompt dispatch View more info

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Loyalty Misplaced : Misdirected Virtue and Social Disintegration

By: Frost, Gerald ( Edited By )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Social Affairs Unit: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055159

ISBN: 0907631703

Condition: Very Good


A variety of contributors offer their thoughts on the subject. Clean tight paperback - 125 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Votes For Women : The Story of a Struggle

By: Fulford, Roger

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064334

Condition: Very Good


Recounts the bitter years of determined, fanatical and sometimes heroic struggle which preceded women, over thirty, being allowed the vote. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing small tear to top of spine - 343 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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La Diva Nicotina : The Story of How Tobacco Seduced the World

By: Gately, Iain

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066213

ISBN: 0743208129

Condition: Very Good


Analyses the prominent part it has played in global culture, tracing the development of tobacco and smoking, from ritual refreshment to universal habit. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 404 pages including index. Enclosed, laid in, is a newspaper cutting for a review of the book. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Not Only the Poor : The Middle Classes and the Welfare State

By: Goodin, Robert E.; LeGrand, Julian

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Allen & Unwin: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055161

ISBN: 0043360955

Condition: Good


Powerful and controversial study in which the authors explore the self-interested involvement of the non-poor, and particularly the middle classes, in the welfare state. Clean tight paperback with light shelfwear - 251 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Postmodernism, What Moment?

By: Goulimari, Pelagia (Edited By)

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Manchester, England, Manchester University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060811

ISBN: 071907309X

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Angelaki Humanities Series. Provides an important testimonial source for researchers interested in contemporary theoretical developments, whether in the arts and humanities or the social sciences. Clean, tight paperback which appears unread - 221 pages including index. Prompt dispatch View more info

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Sense in Social Science - a Collection of Essays in Honour of Dr. Lisl Klein

By: Graves, Desmond; Marks, John; Keil, Gunter et al

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Broughton in Furness, Cumbria, Desmond Graves: 2008

Seller ID: 052763

Condition: Very Good


A selection of essays some short, some full lengthy, which all share the qualities of the person they celebrate Dr. Lisl Klein - and grouped into four subsets each of which looks at an aspect of her personality. A very good clean paperback. 151 pages. View more info

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A Class Book of Physics

By: Gregory, Sir Richard and Hadley, H. E.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co: 1923

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016324

Condition: Good


Parts III - Heat and IV - Light. Internally clean and bright. Wear and fading to boards. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. Pages run from 141 - 339 including index. View more info

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Subversion : Propaganda, Agitation and the Spread of People's War

By: Greig, Ian

Price: £27.50

Publisher: London, Tom Stacey Ltd: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055415

ISBN: 0854684506

Condition: Good


Traces the rapid development of the art and practice of People's War and its impact, examining both the historical background to subversive political movements, from the anarchists of the late 19c onwards, and the major subsersive forces present throughout the world. Light bow to boards else a clean bright copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 202 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Striking Out Strikes : Changing Employment Relations in the British Labour Market

By: Hanson, Charles G.; Mather, Graham

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, The Institute of Economic Affairs: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055365

ISBN: 0255362080

Condition: Very Good


No. 110 in the Hobart Papers series with a foreword by Colin Robinson. Clean, bright 96 page booklet. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Welfare Without the State : A Quarter-Century of Suppressed Public Choice

By: Harris, Ralph and Seldon, Arthur

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Institute of Economic Affairs: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055418

ISBN: 0255362056

Condition: Very Good


No. 26 in the Hobart Paperback series. With forewords by Robert Skidelsky and Jack Wiseman. Clean tight copy - 110 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info