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The Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen [ Edited, with an Introduction, By Lord Ronald Gower ] [ Complete in 2 Volumes ], Tytler Sarah
The Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen [ Edited, with an Introduction, By Lord Ronald Gower ] [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]
Tytler Sarah
250.00 GBP

The Queen V. Palmer verbatim report of the trial of william Palmer, Palmer William [ Trial ]
The Queen V. Palmer verbatim report of the trial of william Palmer
Palmer William [ Trial ]
60.00 GBP

East London Industries, Crory W. Glenny
East London Industries
Crory W. Glenny
85.00 GBP

Across the Bridges or Life By the South London River Side, Paterson Alexander
Across the Bridges or Life By the South London River Side
Paterson Alexander
85.00 GBP

Philanthropia Metropolitana; A View of The Charitable Institutions established in and near London, chiefly during the last Twelve Years, Highmore A.
Philanthropia Metropolitana; A View of The Charitable Institutions established in and near London, chiefly during the last Twelve Years
Highmore A.
85.00 GBP

Descriptive Catalogue of Materials relating to the History of Great Britain and Ireland, to the end of the Reign of Henry VII. [ Complete Set, 4 Volumes ], Hardy Thomas Duffus
Descriptive Catalogue of Materials relating to the History of Great Britain and Ireland, to the end of the Reign of Henry VII. [ Complete Set, 4 Volumes ]
Hardy Thomas Duffus
100.00 GBP

Gesta Regis Henrici Secundi Benedicti Abbatis: The Chronicle of the Reigns of Henry II. and Richard I. A.D. 1169-1192; known commonly under the name of Benedict of Peterborough  [ Complete in 2 Volumes ], Stubbs William [ Edited By ]
Gesta Regis Henrici Secundi Benedicti Abbatis: The Chronicle of the Reigns of Henry II. and Richard I. A.D. 1169-1192; known commonly under the name of Benedict of Peterborough [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]
Stubbs William [ Edited By ]
85.00 GBP

Chronicles and Memorials of the Reign of Richard 1st [ Itinerarium Peregrinorum et Gesta [ Complete in 2 Volumes ], Stubbs William [ Edited By ]
Chronicles and Memorials of the Reign of Richard 1st [ Itinerarium Peregrinorum et Gesta [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]
Stubbs William [ Edited By ]
120.00 GBP

Some Memoirs of the Life of John Radcliffe, M.D. Interspersed with several original letters: his two speeches in Parliament, and a true copy of his last will and testament. The second edition., Pittis William
Some Memoirs of the Life of John Radcliffe, M.D. Interspersed with several original letters: his two speeches in Parliament, and a true copy of his last will and testament. The second edition.
Pittis William
145.00 GBP

Punch [ a Complete Run from the First Volume , July 1841 to June 1990 ] [ 298 Volumes ], Punch Magazine
Punch [ a Complete Run from the First Volume , July 1841 to June 1990 ] [ 298 Volumes ]
Punch Magazine
4750.00 GBP

The Illustrated London News [ 1886 ], The Illustrated London News
The Illustrated London News [ 1886 ]
The Illustrated London News
120.00 GBP

The Illustrated London News [ 1847 ], The Illustrated London News
The Illustrated London News [ 1847 ]
The Illustrated London News
95.00 GBP

 

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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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Johnston's Commercial & Industrial Map of England and Wales & Part of Scotland Showing the Lines of Railway Complete or in Progress the Seats of the Principal Trades & Manufactures & the Districts of Mines & Minerals, Distinguishing Canals & Navigable .
3 Johnston's Commercial & Industrial Map of England and Wales & Part of Scotland Showing the Lines of Railway Complete or in Progress the Seats of the Principal Trades & Manufactures & the Districts of Mines & Minerals, Distinguishing Canals & Navigable .
Edinburgh W & A. K. Johnston & Publishers 1847 Very Good 
Full title. Johnston's Commercial & Industrial Map of England and Wales & Part of Scotland Showing the Lines of Railway Complete or in Progress the Seats of the Principal Trades & Manufactures & the Districts of Mines & Minerals, Distinguishing Canals & Navigable, Rivers, tracing the tracks of foreign & coasting steam vessels, & marking the position of Lighthouses &c. Large folding linen backed coloured map, in 2 parts. Map measures 71 x 57 inches, [ 180x145mm ]. A few small secitions of map lifting at folds, minor wear. Map in very good clean condition. House in publishers leather case, which has split along spine. A very nice map. 
Price: 550.00 GBP
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The Rape of Britain, Amery Colin & Cruickshank Dan [ Foreword By Sir John Betjeman ]
4 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
5 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 true and perfect relation of the whole proceedings against the late most barbarous traitors, Garnet a Iesuite, and his confederats: contayning sundry speeches deliuered by the Lords Commissioners at their arraignments, for the better satisfaction, Anon
6 Anon A true and perfect relation of the whole proceedings against the late most barbarous traitors, Garnet a Iesuite, and his confederats: contayning sundry speeches deliuered by the Lords Commissioners at their arraignments, for the better satisfaction
London by Robert Barker printer to the Kings most Excellent Maiestie 1606 First Edition Quarto 
Book measures 7 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches. Collation, signatures A1-Fff3, lacking Fff4, which is a blank?, Rr2 torn without loss, Rr3 lacking section of text, lacking fixed endpapers. Bound in full leather. Rebacked retaining the original boards, the boards are worn with loss on corners, slightly sprung. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, pages in good clean condition throughout. A good solid copy. 
Price: 950.00 GBP
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Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity [ 51 Volumes Including Index ], Archaeologia
7 Archaeologia Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity [ 51 Volumes Including Index ]
London Published By the Society of Antiquaries of London [ Volumes 1 to 50, ] 1779 Quarto 
Complete run, volumes 1 to 50, plus index volume for first 50 volumes. Published between 1779-1887. Books measure 12 x 9 1/2 inches. Numerous full page and folding plates. Bound in library buckram. Cloth very lightly rubbed, lightly dust or dirt marked. All bindings in very good sturdy condition. Internally, occasional library stamp or mark, [ about 10 to each volume ], most plates not stamped, the plates that are stamped are stamped on verso, [ not the engraved side ], occasional spotting or browing. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A very nice run, in good sturdy bindings. 
Price: 2000.00 GBP
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Among the Broad-Arrow Men; a plain account of English prison life. By B.2.15, B. 2. 15
8 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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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 ], Bacon Francis
9 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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Lord Bacon's Essays or Counsels Moral and Civil [ Translated from the Latin By William Willymott ] [ Complete in 2 Volumes ], Bacon Sir Francis
10 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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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., Bacon Sir Francis
11 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
12 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
13 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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Registrum Malmesburiense the Register of Malmesbury Abbey  [ Complete in 2 Volumes ], Brewer J. S. [ Edited By ]
14 Brewer J. S. [ Edited By ] Registrum Malmesburiense the Register of Malmesbury Abbey [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]
London Longman & Co. Trubner & Co 1879 Very Good Plus 8vo 
Complete in 2 volumes. Books measures 9 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches. Bound in modern library cloth. Both volumes in very good clean firm condition. Internally, occasional minor library mark of stamp, light tanning to pages. Pages in good clean condition. A nice clean solid set. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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A Catalogue of Engraved British Portraits, From Egbert the Great to the Present Time. Consisting of the Effigies of Persons in Every Walk of Human Life; as well those whose Services to their Country are Recorded in the Annals of the English History, as Ot, Bromley Henry
15 Bromley Henry A Catalogue of Engraved British Portraits, From Egbert the Great to the Present Time. Consisting of the Effigies of Persons in Every Walk of Human Life; as well those whose Services to their Country are Recorded in the Annals of the English History, as Ot
London T. Payne 1793 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Plus Quarto 
Book measures 10 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches. Collation,xiv+2+479+1+56+80pp. Recently rebound in buckram/cloth, gilt title lettering. Binding in excellent condition as new. Internally, very occasional lib stamp, some occasional light spotting. Text in very good clean condition throughout. A very good clean well bound copy. 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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The New Illustrated History of England [ Complete in 4 Volumes ], Browning Oscar
16 Browning Oscar The New Illustrated History of England [ Complete in 4 Volumes ]
London J. S. Virtue and Co, Limited 1889 Period Half Calf Very Good Plus Quarto 
Complete in 4 volumes. Books measure 10 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches. Collation, 328pp, 296pp, 312pp, 312pp, 40 steel engraved plates as listed, numerous full page and text illustrations. Bound in original publishers half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, raised bands, gilt center stamp. Bindings lightly rubbed, some minor scuff marking. Bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages and plates clean throughout. A very nice clean well bound set. 
Price: 240.00 GBP
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Collins's Peerage of England; Genealogical, Biographical, and Historical. [ Complete set in 9 Volumes. ], Brydges Sir Egerton
17 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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18 Cescinsky Herbert English Furniture from Gothic to Sheraton [ Inscribed By Cescinsky ]
Michigan The Dean Hicks Company 1929 Very Good Large Quarto Signed by Author
Inscribed on free endpaper by Cesinsky. Book measures 12 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches. 438 pages, illustrated throughout. Bound in origibnal publishers blue cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed, some minor scratch marks, outer page edges dusty. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A nice inscribed copy. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, Compared with the Former Editions, and Many Valuable MSS. Out of Which, Three Tales are Added Which Were Never Before Printed, Chaucer, Geoffrey
19 Chaucer, Geoffrey The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, Compared with the Former Editions, and Many Valuable MSS. Out of Which, Three Tales are Added Which Were Never Before Printed
London Printed for Bernard Lintot 1721 First Edition Full Period Calf Very Good Plus Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
First Urry edition. Book measures 16 x 10 inches. Collation, [52], 626, 81 glossary, [1, errata]. Engraved portraits of Urry and Chaucer, 27 engraved illustrations within text. Bound in full period calf, rasied bands, leather title label, marble endpapers. Leather lightly rubbed, some abrasion marks and age wear. At some time the binding has been professionally repaired. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, single line worming to 16 leaves of index, [ which has been repaired ]. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice clean well bound volume. 
Price: 1100.00 GBP
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20 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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