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1 Constructing Girlhood through the Periodical Press, 1850–1915 (Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present)
Engalnd Ashgate Publishing 2012 1409422666 / 9781409422662 Very Good Plus Very Good Plus 8vo 
Book measures 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches. 231 pages. Bound in original publishers black hardcover. Binding in excellent clean firm condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Debrett's Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage, and Companionage [ 148th Year ]
2 Debrett's Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage, and Companionage [ 148th Year ]
London Odhams Press 1959 Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 10 x 6 1/2 inches. 2,000 pages. Bound in original publishers red gilt cloth. Cloth faded, some wear on head and tail of spine. Generally, binding in good condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A good clean copy. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Rape of Britain, Amery Colin & Cruickshank Dan [ Foreword By Sir John Betjeman ]
3 Amery Colin & Cruickshank Dan [ Foreword By Sir John Betjeman ] The Rape of Britain
London Elek Books 1975 Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 8 12/ x 5 1/2 inches. 192 pages, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers illustrated softcover. Covers dusty. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A good solid copy. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. With Critical Observations on His Works, Anderson Robert
4 Anderson Robert The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. With Critical Observations on His Works
London Printed for J. & A. Arch. 1795 First Edition Full Period Tree Calf 8vo 
Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. [2],307pp. Bound in full period calf, flat gilt bands, gilt tooling, Calf light rubbed, hinge joints cracked, but boards holding. Generally a very nice binding. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy, in a very attractive period binding. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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A history of Wimbledon College, Anthony Poole
5 Anthony Poole A history of Wimbledon College
London Wimbledon College 1992 0951841106 / 9780951841105 First Edition Very Good Plus Very Good Plus 8vo 
Book measures 10 x 7 inches. viii,312 pages, illustrated. Bound in original publishers green cloth. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean and bright throughout. A very nice copy. 
Price: 58.00 GBP
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6 B. 2. 15 Among the Broad-Arrow Men; a plain account of English prison life. By B.2.15
London A & C. Black 1924 First Edition Very Good Good Plus 8vo 
Book measures 7 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches. viii,191pp. Bound in original publishers brown cloth, with black lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket rubbed, with loss on edges, dusty, slightly brittle. Jacket in good condition. Internally, pages clean. A nice clean copy, in a good dust jacket. 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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7 Bacon Francis Cabala : sive Scrinia sacra. Mysteries of state & government: in letters of illustrious persons, and great agents ; in the reigns of Henry the Eight. [ Bound with the Additional Supplement to the Cabala ]
London Printed for G. Bedel, and T. Collins, and are to be sold at their shop at the Middle-Temple-gate in Fleetstreet 1654 1654 Full Period Calf Very Good Quarto 
Bound with the Scrinia Ceciliana: Mysteries of State & Government: in Letters of the late Famous Lord Burghley, and Other Grand Ministers of State... Being a Further Additional Supplement to the Cabala, first edition. G. Bedel and P. Collins, 1663. Three parts in 1 volume. Collation, [18],347,[13],[12],355, [ i.e. 255],[17],[1],[14],228,,[8],pp. Book measures 7 3/4 x 6 inches. Bound in full period calf, raised bands. Calf rubbed, scuffed on edges and corners, tail of spine worn with loss, head of spine repaired. Generally binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A nice copy, with the addition part. 
Price: 750.00 GBP
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8 Bacon Francis Cabala, Sive Scrinia Sacra: Mysteries of State and Government, in Letters of Illustrious Persons, and Great Ministers of State, as Well Foreign as Domestick, in the Reigns of King Henry the Eighth, Queen Elizabeth, King James, and King Charles
London Printed for T. Sawbridge 1690 Full Period Calf Very Good Small Folio 
Third edition. with an added second part, consisting of a choice collection of original letters and negotiations, never before published.Book measures 13 x 8 1/4 inches. Collation, [12],380,[16],[8],110,[2]pp, engraved frontis, In two parts, each with its own title page. Bound in full period or early mottled panel calf, raised bands, red leather title label. Calf lightly rubbed, slightly bumped on corners, hinge joints cracked but boards holding firm. A nice attractive binding. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy, in a very attractive binding. 
Price: 475.00 GBP
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9 Bacon Sir Francis Lord Bacon's Essays or Counsels Moral and Civil [ Translated from the Latin By William Willymott ] [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]
London printed: and sold by H. Parson in Grace-Church-Street, J. Brotherton and W. Meadows in Cornhill, A. Bettesworth in Pater-noster-Row, S. Ballard in Little-Britain, R. Gosling in Fleet-street, and C. King in Westminster-Hall, MDCCXX. [1720] 1720 Full Leather Very Good 8vo 
Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 7 3/4 x 5 inches. Collation, [16],503pp, xxx,432pp. Bound in full calf. Both volumes have been rebacked, retaining the original panelled boards, raised bands, leather title labels. Both volumes in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages in good clean condition. A very nice clean set, in very attractive bindings. 
Price: 240.00 GBP
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10 Bacon Sir Francis The Essays or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Sir Francis Bacon, Lord Verulam, Viscount St. Alban. With a Table of the Colours of Good & Evil. Whereunto is added the Wisdom of the Antients. Enlarged by the Honourable Author himself; and now more Exactly.
London James Knapton 1691 Full Leather Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 6 3/4 x 4 1/4 inches. Collation, [8],222,[4],[10],28,[12],103,[1],2pp, with seperate title. pages. Bound in full panelled calf. Spine rebacked, retaining the original boards, raised bands, red title label. Calf lightly rubbed, some minor wear or abrasions. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, occasional light spotting or browning. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A very nice copy, in an attractive binding. 
Price: 280.00 GBP
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The Diary of a Country Parson the Reverend James Woodforde 1758-1781 [ Complete in 5 Volumes ], Beresford John
11 Beresford John The Diary of a Country Parson the Reverend James Woodforde 1758-1781 [ Complete in 5 Volumes ]
London Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press 1926 8vo 
Complete in 5 volumes. Books measures 8 3/4 x 6 inches. Bound in library cloth. Cloth lightly rubbed. Bindings in good solid condition. Internally, occasional library stamp or mark, pages in good condition. A good clean working set. 
Price: 58.00 GBP
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WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE A Record of the womens suffrage movement in the British Islesw with biographical sketches of Miss Becker, Blackburn Helen
12 Blackburn Helen WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE A Record of the womens suffrage movement in the British Islesw with biographical sketches of Miss Becker
London Williams & Norgate 1902 First Edition 8vo 
Copac only shows this edition published in 1902, so presumably a first edition. Book measures 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, x,[4],298, [2], pp, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers green cloth. Cloth repaired at some time, cloth faded or age darkened. Binding in good clean solid condition. Internally, library stamps mainly to verso of plates. Pages in good clean condition. A good clean solid copy. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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13 Briggs Katharine M. Dictionary of British Folk Tales in the English Language: Folk Legends [ 4 Volumes, Volume 1, Parts A & B, Volume 2, Parts A. & B ]
London Routledge and Kegan Paul 1971 0710063644 / 9780710063649 8vo 
Complete in 4 volumes. Books measure 10 x 6 1/2 inches. Bound in original publishers brown cloth. Cloth lightly rubbed, some minor abrasion wear, library number on spines. Bindings in good clean condition. Internally, occasional library stamp or mark, [ about 5 to each volume ]. Pages in good clean condition. A good clean set. 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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Collins's Peerage of England; Genealogical, Biographical, and Historical. [ Complete set in 9 Volumes. ], Brydges Sir Egerton
14 Brydges Sir Egerton Collins's Peerage of England; Genealogical, Biographical, and Historical. [ Complete set in 9 Volumes. ]
London F. C. and J. Rivington, Otridge and Son 1812 8vo 
Complete in 9 volumes. Books measure 8 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches. Bound in cloth, with leather title labels. Cloth lightly rubbed, occasional small nick, colth dust marked. All bindings in very good firm condition. Internally, 2 previous owners bookplates on endpapers, previous owners name stamp on title pages. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A very good solid set. Ideal for heavy use. 
Price: 175.00 GBP
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15 Churchill Winston S. Marlborough His Life and Times [ Complete in 4 Volumes. All First Editions ]
London George G. Harrap 1933 First Edition Publishers Cloth 8vo 
Books measure 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches.Complete in 4 volumes, all first editions, 1933, 1934, 1936, 1938. Maps, plans, illustrations. Bound in original publishers plum coloured cloth, gilt lettering, gilt crest on top boards, top gilt edges. Cloth very lightly rubbed, minor wear, faded, slight lean on spines. All bindings in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages and illustrations clean throughout. A nice clean set. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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16 Churchill Winston S. Marlborough His Life and Times [ Complete Set, Limited Presentation Edition ]
London George G. Harrap 1939 8vo 
Complete in 4 volumes. This edition Limited Presentation Edition. Volume 1, reprinted, October 1939, volume 2, reprinted, October 1934, volume 3, first edition, 1936, volume 4, first edition 1938. Bound in original publishers purple cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth very lightly rubbed, a couple of small nicks, minor sunning of cloth. All bindings in very good clean condition. Dust jackets darkened on spines, nicked with some loss. Jackets in good condition. Internally, occasional spotting. Pages in good clean condition. A nice set. 
Price: 320.00 GBP
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17 Cleveland Duchess of The Battle Abbey Roll with some Account of the Norman Lineages. [ Complete in 3 Volumes ]
London John Murray 1889 First Edition Publishers Cloth 8vo 
Complete in 3 volumes. Books measure 8 1/2 x 7 inches. xxxvi,352pp, 398pp, 528pp, frontis in volume 1. Bound in original publishers cream cloth, bevelled edges, red and gilt lettering and lines, full red edges, yellow endpapers. Cloth very light rubbed, dust/dirt marked. Binding in good condition. Internally, 1 gathering slightly protruding. Pages in good clean condition. A nice set. 
Price: 180.00 GBP
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18 Clifford Henry A report of the two cases of controverted elections of the Borough of Southwark, in the county of Surrey; Which were tried and determined by Select Committees of the House of Commons, During the First Session of the Eighteenth Parliament of Great Britain,
London Printed for J. Debrett 1797 First Edition Full Calf Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, viii,413pp, [4]pp index. Bound in full calf. Rebacked retaining the original boards, raised bands, gilt lines, gilt center stamp, leather title label. Original boards rubbed on corners. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners name in ink on top margin of title, occasional public office stamp, light spotting to a few pages. Pages in good clean condition. A good clean copy, in a very good leather binding. 
Price: 375.00 GBP
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Lime, Lemon and Sarsaparilla: Italian Community in South Wales, 1881-1945, Colin Hughes
19 Colin Hughes Lime, Lemon and Sarsaparilla: Italian Community in South Wales, 1881-1945
Mid Glamorgan Seren 1991 1854110551 / 9781854110558 Very Good Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches. 142 pages, illustrated. Bound in original publishers brown cloth. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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20 Grenby M. O. The Child Reader 1700-1840
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 2011 0521196442 / 9780521196444 Very Good Plus Very Good Plus 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Virtually new copy. Book measures 9 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches. 320 pages. Bound in original publishers black hardcover. Binding in excellent condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean and bright throughout. A very nice copy. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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