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Peter the Great

By: Anderson, M. S.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, The Historical Association: 1991

Edition: Second Edition Reprint

Seller ID: 065895

ISBN: 0852782950

Condition: Very Good


No. 7 in the New Appreciations in History Series. Assesses Peter's aims and achievements at home and abroad, and examines the pressures and restrictions that shaped his attitudes and limited his actions. 32 page, stapled pamphlet. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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1789: The Revolutions that Shook the World: The Threshold of the Modern Age

By: Andress, David

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Little, Brown: 2008

Seller ID: 063702

ISBN: 0316731978

Condition: Near Fine


Clean, crisp, unread paperback. Comprehensive account of the tumultuous days of 1789 encompassing the French Revolution, the madness of King George, and the attempts of the United States to forge a new constitution. 438 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Human Nature and the Peace Problem

By: Angell, Norman

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, W. Collins Sons & Co: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055144

Condition: Good


Divided into three section - Nationality, Economics and the Assertion of Right; Patriotism and Power in War and Peace - the social outcome; The Spiritual Roots of the Settlement with an addendum called Touching 'The Great Illusion' Argument. A good clean hardback. 171 pages + adverts. View more info

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Must Britain Travel the Moscow Road?

By: Angell, Norman

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Noel Douglas: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055475

Condition: Good


Looks at the relevance of the Russian Revolution on the strike torn Britain of the 1920s. A good clean hardback which has fading to spine and boards. 190 pages. No jacket. View more info

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The Fourth Crusade : Event and Context: Event and Context

By: Angold, Michael J

Price: £32.50

Publisher: Harlow, Essex, Pearson Education: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060548

ISBN: 0582356105

Condition: Near Fine


Part of The Medieval World Series, edited by Julia Smith, telling the story of one of the great clashes of medieval civilizations. Clean, bright, large format paperback - 281 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Changing Enemies : The Defeat and Regeneration of Germany

By: Annan, Noel

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042251

ISBN: 0002556294

Condition: Very Good


Looks at the post-war economic miracle that led to Germany's renaissance from the ashes of defeat to become the most powerful nation in Europe. Good clean copy with some light tanning to page margins - 266 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Unnatural Murder - Poison at the Court of James 1

By: Anne Somerset

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004353

ISBN: 0297813102

Condition: Near Fine


Examines the murder of Sir Thomas Overbury the by Earl and Countess of Somerset in 1615. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 434 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Unnatural Murder - Poison at the Court of James 1

By: Anne Somerset

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Phoenix: 1998

Seller ID: 051716

ISBN: 0753801981

Condition: As New


Examines the murder of Sir Thomas Overbury by the Earl and Countess of Somerset in 1615. As new, unread paperback. 524 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Mind Alive Encyclopedia Of World History - Men and Events That Shaped The World (

By: Anon

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Marshall Cavendish: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011651

ISBN: 0856850497

Condition: Near Fine


A lovely clean copy of this book which in one volume covers the whole span of World history. Extra heavy -480 pages + index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Times Past Present Future

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, The Times: 1985

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 012813

Condition: Very Good


Celebrates two hundred years of publication. Card covers are a little creased with slight nick to top edge of front cover. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Whitaker's Almanack 1990

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Stevenage, Hertfordshire, J. Whitaker & Sons, Limited: 1989

Edition: Annual Edition

Seller ID: 013861

ISBN: 0850211972

Condition: Fine


An invaluable guide to British and world affairs of 1990. 1241pp. 122nd Edition. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Whitaker's Almanack 1991

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, J. Whitaker & Sons: 1990

Edition: Annual Edition

Seller ID: 013863

ISBN: 0850212057

Condition: Fine


An invaluable guide to British and World affairs of 1991. 1241pp. 123rd Edition. An invaluable guide to British and world affairs of 1990. 1241pp. 122nd Edition. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Whitaker's Almanack, 1992

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, J Whitaker & Sons: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013864

ISBN: 0850212200

Condition: Fine


An invaluable guide to British and World affairs of 1992. 1247pp. 124th Edition. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Building Now 1946

By: Anon

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Royal Institute of British Architects: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014058

Condition: Good


Handbook to the exhibition arranged by the Royal Institute of British Architects in 1946 - which now acts as a fascinating insight into the ideas of the planners in post-war Britain and covers such ideas as pre-fabricated housing in Northolt, the Becher Street Development for the Royal Borough of Kensington, and a modern design layout for schools and hospitals. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Catalogue of the Parish Register Copies in the Possession of the Society of Genealogists

By: Anon

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, The Society of Genealogists: 1937

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 015697

Condition: Very Good


Pale blue card covers are sunned to the spine. 80pp. View more info

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The March Wind - Explorations Behind the Iron Curtain

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019473

Condition: Good +


256 pages. Black boards with gilt lettering to spine. Map end papers are a little foxed. Text block clean. Illustrated in black and white. A good, clean copy. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Roman Britain

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, BBC:

Seller ID: 022515

Condition: Very Good


A BBC pamphlet written to accompany a series of discussions on the Home Service. Undated but circa 1950's. Two small marks to front cover and small tear to fore edge of rear cover. Internally immaculate. 30 pages. View more info

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Royal Commission on Historical Monuments (England) An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in London Vol, I Westminster Abbey"

By: Anon

Price: £47.50

Publisher: London, His Majesty's Stationary Office: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027447

Condition: Very Good


Grey cloth boards with black lettering and decoration. xvii, 142pp. Colour frontispiece, 220 b&w plates, & folding plan to rear. A very good, clean copy which has some occasional spotting confined mainly to edges and endpapers. Small bump to rear board along fore-edge. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. " View more info

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British Book Design 1947, One Hundred British Books Published in 1947

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 1948

Seller ID: 030227

Condition: Very Good


Catalogue of the first exhibition held at 7 Albermarle Street, London W1, March-April 1948. This lists the one hundred books published during 1947 selected for the National Book League by Walter Lewis and Reynolds Stone. 31 pages including index. A very good copy. View more info

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Life Line - The Fifth Autumn 1948

By: Anon

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Life Line: 1948

Seller ID: 030229

Condition: Very Good


A small format quarterly magazine from 1948. 80 pages. Essays on Thought, Work, and Art include: Communism by Christopher Hollis; Britain in the East Indies by Sir Percival Griffiths & Art for Everyman by Anthony Cussans. Illustrated with b&w photographs. A very good clean copy with slight sunning to edge of front cover. " View more info