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Constructing Girlhood through the Periodical Press, 1850–1915 (Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present)

By: N/A

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Engalnd, Ashgate Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 096742

ISBN: 1409422666

Condition: Very Good Plus


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. View more info

Image for Debrett's Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage, and Companionage [ 148th Year ]

Debrett's Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage, and Companionage [ 148th Year ]

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Odhams Press: 1950

Seller ID: 096947

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Image for 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 .

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 .

By: N/A

Price: £550.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W & A. K. Johnston & Publishers: 1847

Seller ID: 097355

Condition: 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... View more info

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Jews of Medieval England

By: Adler Michael

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, The Jewish Historical Society of England: 1939

Seller ID: 098897

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 22.5x15.cm. Collation, 384pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers green cloth, with gilt cloth. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket rubbed, some loss on edges, age darkened. Jacket in good clean condition. Internally, pages clean. A nice clean copy. View more info

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English Prisons: An Architectural History

By: Allan Brodie; Jane Croom; James O. Davies

Price: £40.00

Publisher: English Heritage: 2002

Seller ID: 097878

ISBN: 1873592531

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 11 x 9 inches. viii, 297 pages, illustrated. Bound in original publishers black cloth, with gilt lettering. Slight lean on spine. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean. A good clean copy. View more info

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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. With Critical Observations on His Works

By: Anderson Robert

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Printed for J. & A. Arch.: 1795

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 096564


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. View more info

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The Case of the People of Western Australia in support of their desire to withdraw from the Commonwealth of Australia

By: Anon

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Perth, Fred. Wm. Simpson. Government Printer: 1934

Seller ID: 099084

Condition: Near Very Good


Book measures 25x16.cm. Collation, xviii,487pp, folding map, some large. Bound in original publishers half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, gilt title lettering on top board. Calf on spine, scuffed rubbed, some staining, worn. Generally a good binding. Internally, pages and maps very clean throughout. A nice clean copy, in a worn binding. View more info

Image for The Royal Mint: Its Working, Conduct, and Operations, Fully and Practically Explaied [ Inscribed Copy ]

The Royal Mint: Its Working, Conduct, and Operations, Fully and Practically Explaied [ Inscribed Copy ]

By: Ansell George Frederick

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Effingham Wilson: 1870

Seller ID: 098754

Condition: Very Good Plus


Presentation copy from the Author to his Mother. Book measures 28.5. x 20 cm. Collation, vi,124pp, 3 full page plates, plus text illustrations. Bound in original publishers brown cloth with gilt lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed, very minor wear loss. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean presentation copy. View more info

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Helena of Britain in Medieval Legend

By: Antonina Harbus

Price: £35.00

Publisher: D.S.Brewer: 2002

Seller ID: 098216

ISBN: 0859916251

Condition: Very Good Plus


215 pages. Bound in original publishers cloth, with paper label on top board, gilt lettering. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean. A nice clean copy. View more info

Image for Joseph Arch the Story of His Life Told By Himself [ and Edited with a Preface By the Countess of Warwick ]

Joseph Arch the Story of His Life Told By Himself [ and Edited with a Preface By the Countess of Warwick ]

By: Arch Joseph

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 099414

Condition: Near Very Good


Card pasted to fixed endpaper '' With the Countess of Warwick's Complements ''Book measures 22.5x16.cm. Collation, xx,412pp, 4pp catalogue. Bound in original publishers green cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth dust marked, lean on spine. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, some light spotting, rear inner hinge split, but contents holding firm. A good solid copy. View more info

Image for Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity [ 51 Volumes Including Index ]

Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity [ 51 Volumes Including Index ]

By: Archaeologia

Price: £2,000.00

Publisher: London, Published By the Society of Antiquaries of London [ Volumes 1 to 50, ]: 1779

Seller ID: 097444


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. View more info

Image for Silver for Sale: Christie's in the Thirties

Silver for Sale: Christie's in the Thirties

By: Arthur G. Grimwade

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Michael Russell Publishing Ltd: 1994

Seller ID: 099616

ISBN: 0859552071

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 24x16.cm. 354pp. Bound in original publishers red cloth, with gilt lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition.Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. View more info

Image for Survey of London [ Complete Set, with Monographs, 70 Volumes ]

Survey of London [ Complete Set, with Monographs, 70 Volumes ]

By: Ashbee C. R. And Others

Price: £9,500.00

Publisher: London, P. S. King & Son. And Others: 1900

Seller ID: 099633

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 52 volumes of the Survey, 18 volumes of the Monographs. 70 volumes all. Mixed bindings, mainly bound in original blue cloth, 1 volume in original softcover, 36 volumes have dust jackets. 16 volumes of the monographs have been rebound in blue cloth. Cloth on some volumes lightly rubbed, a few small nicks, some abrasion wear and fading. Generally all volumes in good clean firm condition. Internally, 12 volumes are Ex-Library, with occasional library stamps of marks. Pages in good clean condition throughout. Generally a nice clean set. View more info

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Monumenta Britannica or A Miscellany of British Antiquities (Parts One and Two)

By: Aubrey John

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company : Boston: 1981

Seller ID: 098933

Condition: New


New copy. Still in publishers sealed plastic. View more info

Image for Among the Broad-Arrow Men; a plain account of English prison life. By B.2.15

Among the Broad-Arrow Men; a plain account of English prison life. By B.2.15

By: B. 2. 15

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, A & C. Black: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097177

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Image for 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 ]

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 ]

By: Bacon Francis

Price: £750.00

Publisher: 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

Seller ID: 097111

Condition: Very Good


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... View more info

Image for 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.

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.

By: Bacon Sir Francis

Price: £280.00

Publisher: London, James Knapton: 1691

Seller ID: 097114

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Image for Lord Bacon's Essays or Counsels Moral and Civil [ Translated from the Latin By William Willymott ] [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]

Lord Bacon's Essays or Counsels Moral and Civil [ Translated from the Latin By William Willymott ] [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]

By: Bacon Sir Francis

Price: £240.00

Publisher: 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

Seller ID: 097115

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Balham, Tooting, Mitcham News & Mercury [ Full Year 1923 ]

By: Balham. Tooting

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Great Britain, 1923

Seller ID: 099310


Book measures 63x45.cm. From January 19,th to December 21st, 1923. Circa 350 pages. Binding heavily worn. Internally, browning throughout, many pages brittle or chiipped, worn. Although the pages are brittle, pages in reasonably good condition. View more info

Image for The Archaeology of Essex: Proceedings of the 1993 Writtle Conference

The Archaeology of Essex: Proceedings of the 1993 Writtle Conference

By: Bedwin Owen [ Edited By ]

Price: £58.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Essex County Council: 1996

Seller ID: 098661

ISBN: 1852811226

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 29.5. x 21.cm. vii, 232pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers green illustrated softcover. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. View more info