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Image for Lowestoft and Oulton Broad : Weekly Amusement Guide

Lowestoft and Oulton Broad : Weekly Amusement Guide

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Lowestoft, Suffolk, Corporation of Lowestoft: 1971

Seller ID: 063804

Condition: Very Good


10-page, stapled pamphlet being a guide to entertainment, events, and relaxation for the Summer of 1971. Good, clean copy which includes some local advertisements of the day. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Box 1299

By: N/A

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Eagle Star Insurance Co. Ltd: 1951

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 050635

Condition: Very Good


Signed on the title page "Yours Sincerely E.G. Spalin [?] Records from an insurance agents box started when William IV was on the throne and covering a rapid procession of events. A very good clean hardback in poor dustwrapper which is tatty with numerous long repaired tears. 37 pages. Illustrated with b/w tissue protected photographs. Tissue on frontis is creased. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. View more info

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York Festival 1973

By: N/A

Price: £27.50

Publisher: York, North Yorkshire, Ben Johnson: 1973

Edition: Annual Edition

Seller ID: 052596

Condition: Very Good


Large volume programme charting the news and events for the annual festival of almost forty years ago. Includes a host of local adverts of the day. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean large format paperback - 95 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Sea Battles and Major Naval Events : A History from 1798

Sea Battles and Major Naval Events : A History from 1798

By: N/A

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, The Times:

Seller ID: 059230

Condition: Near Fine


Researched for and presented to John M. B. Lloyd. Laid in is a large, glossy fold-out chart of the Battle of Trafalgar. Charts the events together with a multitude of copies of newspaper reports. Clean, bright, very large hardback. Not dated. Includes The Falklands War. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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London Weekly Diary of Social Events

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, London Diary Publications Ltd: 1970

Edition: Weekly Edition

Seller ID: 058873

Condition: Good


48 page stapled booklet with details of events in the capital held from Sunday December 6 to Saturday December 12, 1970. Clean, bright copy in untrimmed wraps with the name of the Rutland Court Hotel, Sloane Square printed on. Includes several advertisements of the day. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World

By: N/A

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1911

Seller ID: 021411

Condition: Very Good


A very good clean copy of this well-cared for book. Dark green embossed boards with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. 406 pages. End papers have darkened although text block is very clean. Number 28 has been written on front end paper. Frontis of Creasy. Provides a critical analysis of events leading up to each battle, plus the battle's progress, with move and countermove, strategy and tactics adopted by each commander and how these plus the factors of courage and determination led to the eventual victory or defeat. View more info

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News of the World Year Book & Dictionary 1897

By: N/A

Price: £42.50

Publisher: London, News of the World: 1897

Seller ID: 066973

Condition: Reading Copy


Described as a reading copy only as boards have been untidily re-glued. Rear board is half detached but holding. Spine strip is missing. Binding is loose but holding. Title page is creased/torn lengthways. First few pages are loose. Pages are very tanned and fragile - due to the quality of the paper. Includes a brief review of the News of the World; calendar; astronomical section; historic events section; British section; British & Foreign Section; miscellaneous section; dictionary; the solution of a problem of four centuries; newspaper printing machinery, and numerous advertisements of th... 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

Image for Coming Events in Britain : Coronation Souvenir Number - April 1953

Coming Events in Britain : Coronation Souvenir Number - April 1953

By: Anon

Price: £27.50

Publisher: London, The British Travel and Holidays Association: 1953

Seller ID: 011744

Condition: Good


Full of news and adverts of the time. Large format paperback - 70 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Signpost : Selected Premier Hotels in Great Britain and Ireland 1997

Signpost : Selected Premier Hotels in Great Britain and Ireland 1997

By: Anon

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Cippenham, Foulsham: 1996

Edition: Fifty-eighth Edition

Seller ID: 019047

ISBN: 1871985269

Condition: Near Fine


The definitive guide to 200 of our finest hotels plus nearby places of interest and events etc. Unread paperback. Next post dispatch. View more info

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

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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Warbirds Worldwide No 28 March 1994

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, Warbirds Worldwide Limited: 1994

Seller ID: 065160

ISBN: 1870601378

Condition: As New


Contents include:- D-Day 50th Anniversary Events; Dutch Spitfire Fight; Kittyhawk from the Grave; Flying the Blenheim; MBB Messerschmidt 109 Airborne etc. As new 58-page magazine. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Margaret Thatcher : A Study in Power

By: Arnold, Bruce

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050266

ISBN: 0241111609

Condition: Good +


The distinguished political journalist look at the life and times of The Iron Lady and the events she had to deal with. Previous owner's details to ffep and light sunning to page margins else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 287 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Cary Grant

By: Ashman, Chuck; Trescott, Pamela

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, W. H. Allen: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052160

ISBN: 0491030258

Condition: Very Good


Traces the extraordinary chain of events that subsequently led Archie Leach, boy acrobat, to become Cary Grant, Hollywood's most sophisticated leading man. Small tippex marks to ffep else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 192 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Black Hole of Calcutta - a Reconstruction

By: Barber, Noel

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Readers Union: 1966

Seller ID: 042882

Condition: Very Good


Looks at one of the most dramatic events in British Imperial History, where a handful of men defended the East India Company's fort from the siege of 50,000 Indians. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which has stain to rear cover. 254 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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A Short History of the American Civil War

By: Basler, Roy P

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Basic Books: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005041

Condition: Very Good


The author deftly narrates the flow of war and events that constituted the most catastrophic- and yet in some ways the most glorious- period of American history. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear and minor loss to spine - 140 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Gap Year Handbook - An Essential Guide to Adventure Travel

By: Beacon, Tim

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Sandy, Bedfordshire, Authors OnLine Ltd: 2005

Seller ID: 020798

ISBN: 0755202015

Condition: Fine


Invaluable guide for anyone considering a gap year containing sound practical advice for all manner of events. As new, unread copy. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

Image for The Eternal Instant- Understanding Irony : An Inquiry into Meaning Paradoxes and Apparent Contradictions

The Eternal Instant- Understanding Irony : An Inquiry into Meaning Paradoxes and Apparent Contradictions

By: Beauchamp, J.C.

Price: £13.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Universal Publishers: 2001

Seller ID: 025382

ISBN: 1581126697

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean, uncreased copy. 109 pages. "Will interest anyone on the road of ideas, who is hoping for an understanding of the paradoxical nature of existence". View more info

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The Decline and Fall of Lloyd George : And Great Was the Fall Thereof

By: Beaverbrook, Lord

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 058708

Condition: Very Good


History as it really happened as the author, who played no small part in this hitherto unexplored passage of events, recounts the principal characters together with his unique collection of papers - including all those of Lloyd George and Bonar Law. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w which shows signs of light shelfwear/darkening - 320 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for The Throw That Failed : Britain's 1961 Application to Join the Common Market

The Throw That Failed : Britain's 1961 Application to Join the Common Market

By: Bell, Lionel

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, New European Publications Limited: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046019

ISBN: 1872410030

Condition: Very Good +


Aims to establish the government's reasoning, principally by examination of its own records, to evaluate the quality of that reasoning and, finally, to test it in the light of later events. Small bookseller sticker to front pastedown and previous owner's name to ffep else a clean bright copy in green boards with silver lettering - 214 pages including references. Prompt dispatch. View more info