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A Gallant Lady (SIGNED COPY)

By: Brebner, Percy James

Price: £42.50

Publisher: New York & London, Duffield & Co: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007095

Condition: Good


Historical novel set at the French Court and surrounding the life of the beautiful Adrienne Delacroix. Inscription on front flyleaf reads "Ethel, with the Author's love. August 1919" A good clean hardback which has faded slightly to the spine. 442pp. Prompt dispatch. 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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London's Epping Forest

By: Brimble, James A.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The Walthamstow Press: 1957

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 047380

Condition: Good


This 1950's second large printing contains additional plates to the first edition, some in colour as well as providing a guide to the Forest covering the historical facts and legends and also depicting in full the animal and bird life, with careful descriptions and excellent maps. Bump to top corners of both boards and pages else a good clean hardback in dustwrapper which is tatty showing signs of wear and tear and minor losses. 176 pages including index. View more info

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Jigsaw Man : The Remarkable Career of Britain's Foremost Criminal Psychologist

By: Britton, Paul

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Bantam Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032874

ISBN: 059304066X

Condition: Very Good


Absorbing first-hand accounts of the man who has been at the centre of more than 100 headline-making investigations including James Bulger and Rachel Nickell. Some light sunning to page edges else a good, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 454 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Popular Culture and the Public Sphere in the Rhineland, 1800-1850

By: Brophy, James M.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063027

ISBN: 0521847699

Condition: Very Good


Part of the New Studies in European History Series examining the sites and forms of culture that facilitated political communication because of the severe restrictions on speech and assembly ordinary Germans faced. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 365 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Canada, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and the other British Provinces in North America : With a Plan of National Colonization

By: Buckingham, James Silk

Price: £34.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2011

Edition: Paperback Re-Issue

Seller ID: 060789

ISBN: 1108033377

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the Cambridge Library Collection Series. First published in 1843, telling how the Cornish-born traveller and writer campaigned energetically for social reform while an MP during the 1830s. Clean, crisp, unread copy showing slightest shelfwear - 540 pages including a general index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Military in New Times : Adapting Armed Forces to a Turbulent World

By: Burk, James (editor)

Price: £42.50

Publisher: United States, Westview Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055650

ISBN: 0813319609

Condition: Very Good


Written in the 1990s leading experts from several disciplines assess the rapidly changing global strategic and cultural landscape, examining how this will affect the responsibilities and social standing of the modern military. Very good clean hardback in dustwrapper. View more info

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The Memoirs of James William Burr

By: Burr, James William

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Swansea, Wales, The Author: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041034

Condition: Very Good


Memoirs of the Swansea Borough Electrical Engineer (1914-1939) and Consulting Engineer. A little foxing to page edges, but text block is generally clean. A very good copy of this now hard-to-find title. Frontis of the author. 51 pages. View more info

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Cameron in the "Guardian", 1974-84

By: Cameron, James

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1985

Seller ID: 022420

ISBN: 0091627109

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy whose price-clipped jacket has badly faded to the spine and board edges. Gift inscription on front end paper. A collection of columns which were originally published in the Guardian. Next post dispatch. View more info

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First Aid to the Injured : Arranged According to the Revised Syllabus of the First Aid Course of the St. John Ambulance Association

By: Cantlie, James

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, St. John Ambulance Association: 1932

Edition: Thirty Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 051996

Condition: Reading Copy


Pocket-sized copy - the bible for the St. John's Ambulance first aider. A little fraying to cloth along spine strip and some corners dog-eared. Contains 248 pages + - St. John's Ambulance Association General Price List. Illustrated with black and white drawings and diagrams and with fold-out diagram of skeleton to front pastedown which has small tear to margin. Previous owner's name on front endpaper and name written along top edge. View more info

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Inventing Vietnam : The United States and State Building in Southeast Asia, 1954-1968

By: Carter, James M.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Cambridge University Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055826

ISBN: 052171690X

Condition: As New


The assistant Professor considers the Vietnam War in light of U.S. foreign policy in Vietnam, concluding that the war was a direct result of failed state-building efforts. Unread paperback - 268 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

Image for The Spanish Ladie and Two Other Stories from Cervantes Translated from the Original By James Mabbe 1640

The Spanish Ladie and Two Other Stories from Cervantes Translated from the Original By James Mabbe 1640

By: Cervantes (Mabbe, James - translator)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1928

Seller ID: 059238

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean hardback in grey paper boards with maroon cloth spine which is very slightly faded. Endpapers darkened. Text block very clean. Binding square and tight. Top page edges are uncut. 197 pages. The two other stories are The Jealous Husband and The Liberal Lover View more info

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Ten Poets of Our Own Time

By: Charlton, James M. ( Selected and Edited By )

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066550

Condition: Very Good


An anthology of poems from ten of the great poets of the day. Clean, square hardback in cloth boards - 138 pages including an index of first lines. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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History : The Journal of the Historical Association - Volume 100 Issue 3 No 341 July 2015

By: Charmley, John (Editor)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Oxford, The Historical Accociation and Blackwell Publishing: 2015

Edition: Quarterly Edition

Seller ID: 063589

Condition: Very Good


Articles include:- Enforcing Religious Repression in an Age of World Empires: Assessing the Global Reach of the Spanish and Portuguese Inquisitions; James VII's Multi-confessional Experiment and the Scottish Revolution of 1688-1690; Arson, Treason and Plot: Britain, America and the Law, 1770-1777; Pilgrims, Paupers or Progenitors: Religious Constructions of British Emigration from the 1840's to 1870s; Diehard Conservatives and the Appeasement of Nazi Germany 1935-1940. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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General Gordon - a Christian Hero

By: Churchill, Major Seton

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, James Nisbet:

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 054126

Condition: Good


Front Endpaper removed else a very good clean hardback in green cloth with gilt lettering and black decoration. Biography of the British General who died at Khartoum after a 10 month siege - one of the most famous in history. 274 pages + adverts. View more info

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Won for the Kingdom

By: Clark, P.A. Gordon

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Oliphant, Anderson & Ferrier:

Seller ID: 016919

Condition: Good


Brown cloth covers with black elttering and coloured decoration. 59pp + advertisements. Undated but prize plate on front endpaper has date 29th July 1908. Covers are stained. Spine strip has faded. A good copy of this now hard-to-find title. View more info

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How D'You Do? : Strange Customs Throughout The World

By: Cleugh, James; Taylor, Gordon; Dwyer, Peter; Dyer, Alec

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Pallas Publishing: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047521

Condition: Very Good


Interesting look back at the world of over seventy years ago as the four extensively travelled journalists give in an entertaining and vivid style, pictures of their experiences in various countries. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing some wear & tear and minor loss - 249 pages. View more info

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The Hungry Heart : A Romantic Biography of James Keir Hardie

By: Cockburn, John

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Jarrolds Publishers: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043326

Condition: Very Good


Recreates the true story of Hardie's struggles, apathy, fear, and the prejudices he had to overcome before turning his defeats into ultimate victories. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing sunning to spine and some wear & tear (internally repaired) - 286 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Devon Car Tours

By: Coe-Farqharson, A.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: St. Ives, Cornwall, James Pike Ltd: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024498

ISBN: 0859320677

Condition: Very Good


Part of the viewing Devon series. 48 page, stapled booklet with photographs from the Western Morning News. Next post dispatch. View more info

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How Bedfordshire Voted, 1685-1735 : The Evidence of Local Poll Books : Volume II - 1716-1735:

By: Collett-White, James

Price: £18.00

Publisher: The Bedfordshire Historical Record Society: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063060

ISBN: 0851550738

Condition: Near Fine


Volume 87 in the Publications of the Bedfordshire Historical Record Society Series telling the story of local people and their link with natural history. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 321 pages including an index of personal names, places, and subjects. Prompt dispatch. View more info