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Image for London Bridge Improvment - Report of the Bride House Estates Committee to the Court of Common Council

London Bridge Improvment - Report of the Bride House Estates Committee to the Court of Common Council

By: Anon

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Not Stated: 1965

Seller ID: 040678

Condition: Very Good


Confidential report providing an update on the work in progress of the London Bridge Improvements Act 1962. Includes four fold-out plans of the reconstruction and a b.w. drawing of how the bridge will look upon completion. A very good clean hardback. View more info

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The Family Economist - Three Volumes.

By: Anon

Price: £77.50

Publisher: London, Groombridge & Sons: 1848

Seller ID: 045296

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth with leather spines and corners. Gilt lettering to spine. All three volumes in very good condition with only slight rubbing to leather at edges. Some occasional foxing to all three books. Previous owner' s name on front endpapers. The Family Economist was a penny monthly magazine published for the Industrious Classes - interesting now as a look at Victorian social history. The first book contains Vol I & II bound together & published in 1848 & 1849 respectively. The second book contains Vols III (no title page) & IV (1850) bound together, and the third book contains Vol V (1852) an... View more info

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A Synoptical History of England with the Contemporaneous Sovereigns and Events of General History from the Earliest Records to the Present Time

By: Anon

Price: £37.50

Publisher: London, James Walton: 1869

Seller ID: 055852

Condition: Reading Copy


Royal blue cloth boards show some minor staining. Hinges have been reinforced with binders tape. Rear endpaper has had some stickers removed leaving marks. Small amount of annotation. Smells a little smoky. A good reading copy of this now hard-to-find title. 146 pages + adverts. View more info

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Antonia Lithostrotos - A Guide for the Visitor

By: Anon

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Jerusalem, Israel, Franciscan Printing Press:

Seller ID: 008819

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright copy with fold-out drawing and photographs + 16 pages of text. Green covers a little dust marked. Printed in Jerusalem. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Roman World (Exploring the Past

By: Anon

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Marshall Cavendish: 1994

Seller ID: 012028

Condition: Near Fine


A lovely clean bright copy of this children's book which covers the lives of Hannibal, Julius Caesar and Cleopatra. Illustrated profusely in colour. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Journal of Roman Studies. Volume LXXV

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies: 1985

Seller ID: 034560

Condition: Very Good


75th. Anniversary Volume. Clean, bright copy - 336 pages including indexes. Large format paperback. Articles include Wine and Wealth in Ancient Italy, The Background to the Grain Law of Gaius Gracchus, From Mountain to Lovers' Tryst: Horace's Socratic Ode, Aeneas and Mount Atlas, Pathos, Tragedy and Hope in the Aeneid etc. View more info

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The John F. Kennedy Library Exhibit

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: USA, National Geographic Society: 1964

Seller ID: 037149

Condition: Very Good


12 page illustrated booklet. A very good clean, uncreased copy. View more info

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Exposition Universelle et Paris 1889.

By: Anon

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Not Stated:

Seller ID: 065219

Condition: Good


Celebratory book of the Paris Exposition Universelle which was held during the year of the 100th anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, an event considered symbolic of the beginning of the French Revolution. No publisher's details. Contains 38 sepia-tone illustrations - 2 of which are double-paged. Views include:- Panorama de Paris - Les Sept Ponts sur la Seine; Hotel de Ville; Notre Dame; Palais de la Justice; Vue Generale du Louvre; Jardin du Palais-Royal; La Bourse; La Madeleine; Avenue de L'Opera; Le Nouvel Opera; Salle du Nouvel Opera; Colonne Vendome; Saint Augustin; Colonne du ... View more info

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Ancient Egyptians: The Kingdom of the Pharaohs Brought to Life

By: Anton, Gill

Price: £11.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Entertainment: 2004

Seller ID: 020056

ISBN: 0007144008

Condition: Near Fine


Unread, large format paperback telling the story of the magnificent empire which spanned more than 5,000 years. 256 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Gulag : A History of the Soviet Camps

By: Applebaum, Anne

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 2004

Edition: First Penguin Edition

Seller ID: 057194

ISBN: 0140283102

Condition: Very Good


Examines, for the first time, the largest network of concentration camps ever created which murdered millions and haunted all those who came out alive. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean, tight paperback - 610 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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As If an Enemy's Country : The British Occupation of Boston and the Origins of Revolution

By: Archer, Richard

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Oxford University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060444

ISBN: 0195382471

Condition: As New


Remarkably fresh examination of the story of the British occupation of Boston in the years before the Revolution. Part of the Pivotal Moments in American History Series. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 284 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Magna Carta Uncovered

By: Arlidge, Anthony and Judge, Igor

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Hart Publishing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060445

ISBN: 1849465568

Condition: As New


Tells the enthralling, ultimately inspirational story of Magna Carta in a concise and readable fashion which will captivate laymen and lawyers alike. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 222 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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An Atlas of the Commoner Paper Making Fibres : An Introduction to Paper Microscopy (SIGNED COPY)

By: Armitage, Frank David

Price: £185.00

Publisher: London, The Guildhall Publishing Company: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 049218

Condition: Good


Essentially a record of standard laboratory procedures which have been accepted by leading scientists and technicians in the paper trade. Designed primarily for people actually employed in the scientific investigation of paper problems. Large format hardback which is SIGNED by the author to the ffep with the inscription ''With the author's compliments & good wishes, F.D. Armitage 2.6.57.''Hinges reinforced with binder's linen tape. Technical note added to a margin in ink and light sunning to page edges and the odd minor spotting else a good clean copy - 172 pages including index. Very rare cop... View more info

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Recent Historians of Great Britain: Essays on the Post-1945 Generation

By: Arnstein, Walter L. (editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Iowa State Press: 1990

Seller ID: 061077

ISBN: 0813805929

Condition: Very Good


Collection of essays which examines the life and works of eight leading scholars of the golden age of British historians :- Geoffrey Elton, Joel Hurstfield, Christopher Hill, Lawrence Stone, John Harold Plumb, Edward P. Thompson, Norman Gash, and Francis Lyons. Very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 207 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Politics and History

By: Aron, Raymond

Price: £20.00

Publisher: USA, Transaction Publishers: 2009

Seller ID: 061074

ISBN: 0878559442

Condition: Very Good


Attempts to bridge the gap between knowledge and action to help understand the dialectical relationship between history and politics. Some darkening to edges of spine and previous owner's name inside front cover else a very good clean paperback. 274 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Forgotten Voices of the Second World War : A New History of the Second World War in the Words of the Men and Women Who Were There

By: Arthur, Max

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Ebury Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037277

ISBN: 0091897343

Condition: Near Fine


With many of the interviews published for the first time to reveal a unique and stunning history. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 486 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Victoria Cross Heroes : Men of Valour

Victoria Cross Heroes : Men of Valour

By: Ashcroft, Michael

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Headline Review: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064888

ISBN: 0755316320

Condition: Near Fine


Moving testament to the many brave servicemen who have been awarded the Victoria Cross over the last 150 years. Foreword by Prince Charles. Clean, square hardback in a price-clipped d/w - 335 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Life in Stuart England

By: Ashley, Maurice

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1967

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 048174

Condition: Good +


Clean square ex-library copy with the usual markings and ffep removed. Part of the English Life Series edited by Peter Quennell. Treats separately the ways of life of the nobility and gentry, of the professional classes, and of the manual workers. Good square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing slight shlefwear & tear - 178 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Story of Greenwich

By: Aslet, Clive

Price: £30.50

Publisher: London, Harvard University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017655

ISBN: 0674000765

Condition: Near Fine


As new, unread copy in unclipped jacket which shows signs of light shelf wear. Illustrated throughout in colour and b&w. The story of Greenwich time keeper of the world. View more info

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Christianity and Revolutionary Europe, 1750-1830

By: Aston, Nigel

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060438

ISBN: 0521465923

Condition: As New


Part of the New Approaches to European History Series which provides a comprehensive and accessible summary of the role of the churches during this turbulent period in European history. Clean, bright paperback which appears unread - 379 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info