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Image for The Early Romantic Era: Between Revolutions, 1789 and 1848 (Man & Music)

The Early Romantic Era: Between Revolutions, 1789 and 1848 (Man & Music)

By: Alexander, ed Ringer

Price: £38.80

Publisher: Macmillan: 1990

Edition: First UK edition-first impression

Seller ID: 7535


VGC plus/VGC.Macmillan Press,1990.First UK edition-first impression.Green hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,mark and light shelf wear on the edges of the front cover) in VGC plus, with Dj(colour mark and stain mark inside the Dj cover,very small tear,nick and crease on the Dj cover) in VGC.Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings,map.Nice and clean pages with small marks on the outer edges,crease,nick and small ink mark on the edges of the pages.The book is in VGC with li... View more info

Image for A History of the English Speaking Peoples, Volume II: The New World

A History of the English Speaking Peoples, Volume II: The New World

By: Churchill, Winston S.

Price: £29.80

Publisher: Cassell: 1977

Edition: Fifth edition-6th impression

Seller ID: 8734


VGC.Cassell,1977.Fifth edition-6th impression.Volume II. Red hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,two small nicks on the edges of the cover and spine) with Dj(small tear,a couple of creases and small nicks on the edges of the Dj cover),both in VGC.Illustrated with b/w maps.Nice and clean pages with a small ink mark on the outer edges,small mark on the edges of page 165.The book is in VGC with light shelf wear inside the edges of the Dj cover(slightly yellow).348pp includ... View more info

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Alistair Cooke's American Journey: Life on the Home Front in the Second World...

By: Cooke, Alistair

Price: £13.50

Publisher: Allen Lane: 2006

Edition: First edition-5th printing

Seller ID: 167


Mint condition.Allen Lane,2006.First edition-5th printing.Blue hardback(silver lettering to the spine) with Dj(a couple of nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover),both in mint condition.Illustrated with a map inside the front and back cover,colour,b/w photos,drawings.The book is new with a small ink mark on the outer edge of the pages.Foreword by Harold Evans.339pp including List of illustrations,index.Price un-clipped. This is another p... View more info

Image for The House of Northcliffe: Harmsworths of Fleet Street

The House of Northcliffe: Harmsworths of Fleet Street

By: Ferris, Paul

Price: £21.50

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1971

Edition: First edition-first impression

Seller ID: 10501


VGC. Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1971. First edition-first impression. Black hardback (gilt lettering to the spine, small nicks on the edges of the cover and spine) with Dj(small tears, some creases and nicks on the edges of the Dj cover), both in VGC. Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings. Nice and clean pages with some ink marks on the outer edges, a couple of small nicks on the edges of the pages, small inscription written inside the edges of the third page of the book. T... View more info

Image for The Mary: The Inevitable Ship

The Mary: The Inevitable Ship

By: Frost, Neil Potter & Jack

Price: £26.50

Publisher: George G. Harrap & Co: 1961

Edition: First UK edition

Seller ID: 8614


GC plus.George G Harrap,1961.First UK edition.Green hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small dents and light shelf wear on the cover and spine) with Dj(two small tears,some nicks,creases and ink marks on the edges of the Dj cover),both in GC plus.Illustrated with a frontpiece in colour and twenty plates in half-tone.Nice and clean pages with small ink marks on the outer edges,a couple of small creases on the edges of the pages.The book is in GC plus with some shelf wea... View more info

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Arbella: England's Lost Queen

By: Gristwood, Sarah

Price: £39.90

Publisher: Bantam Press: 2003

Edition: First edition-2nd printing

Seller ID: 7841


Fine/Near fine.Bantam Press,2003.First edition-2nd printing (3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2).Cream hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small nick on the edges) in fine condition, with Dj(a couple of creases and small nicks on the edges of the Dj cover) in near fine condition.Illustrated with colour,b/w photos,drawings.Nice and clean pages as new with a small nick on the outer edges,two small nicks on the edges of the pages.Nice and clean book with light shelf wear on the Dj cover.4... View more info

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The Arab-Israeli Wars

By: Herzog (Chaim)

Price: £39.00

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1982

Edition: Book club edition

Seller ID: 7161


Near fine/VGC plus.BCA by arrangement with Arms and Armour Press,1982.Book club edition.Red hardback(gilt letteting to the spine,small dent on the edge of the cover) in near fine condition, with Dj(small creases,nicks and scratch on the edges of the Dj cover) in VGC plus.Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings,maps,diagrams.Nice and clean pages as new with a small ink mark on the outer edges,two small creases and nick on the edges of the pages,light shelf wear on the Dj cov... View more info

Image for Map of a Nation: A Biography of the Ordnance Survey

Map of a Nation: A Biography of the Ordnance Survey

By: Hewitt, Rachel

Price: £42.50

Publisher: Granta Books: 2010

Edition: First UK edition-2nd printing

Seller ID: 7872


Fine/Near fine.Granta,2010.First UK edition-2nd printing(3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2).Black hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small dent on the edges of the cover) in fine condition, with Dj(two small tears on the edges of the front Dj cover,small nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover) in near fine condition.Illustrated with a map inside the front and back cover,colour,b/w photos,drawings,maps,diagrams.Nice and clean pages as new with a small crease on the edges of the... View more info

Image for The English: A Social History, 1066-1945

The English: A Social History, 1066-1945

By: Hibbert, Christopher

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Guild Publishing: 1987

Edition: Reprinted edition

Seller ID: 4111


VGC.Guild Publishing by arrangement with Grafton books,1987.Reprinted edition.Brown hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small dents and scratch on the cover) with Dj(small tear inside the edge of the back Dj cover,small nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover),both in VGC.Illustrated with colour,b/w photos,drawings.Nice and clean pages with a couple of small marks,ink marks and nicks on the outer edges,a couple of creases and nicks on the edges of the pages,small ... View more info

Image for Italian Cities: Venice / Florence / Rome

Italian Cities: Venice / Florence / Rome

By: Hibbert, Christopher

Price: £135.00

Publisher: The Folio Society: 1997

Edition: First Folio Society edition

Seller ID: 7804


Fine/Near fine.The Folio Society,1997.First Folio Society edition.Three volume set.Large format red,green and white hardbacks(gilt illustrations on the front cover,gilt lettering to the spine) in fine condition, no Dj covers as issued, with illustrated slipcase(a couple of small nicks and dents on the edges of the slipcase) in near fine condition.Illustrated with many colour,b/w photos,drawings,maps.The books are new,light shelf wear on the slipcase.1245pp (total pages) ... View more info

Image for The Israelites

The Israelites

By: Isserlin, B. S. J.

Price: £40.50

Publisher: Thames and Hudson: 1998

Edition: First UK edition-first impression

Seller ID: 6983


Fine/Near fine.Thames & Hudson,1998.First UK edition-first impression.Large format green hardback(gilt illustration on the front cover,gilt lettering to the spine) in fine condition, with Dj(two small creases and nicks on the edges of the Dj cover) in near fine condition.Illustrated with 159 b/w illustrations,drawings ,maps.Nice and clean pages as new with two small ink marks and nick on the outer edges,light shelf wear inside the edges of the Dj cover.304pp including Se... View more info

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A History Of The American People

By: Johnson, Paul

Price: £64.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1997

Edition: First UK edition-first impression

Seller ID: 8780


Near fine condition.Weidenfeld and Nicolson,1997.First UK edition-first impression.Large format blue hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,two small nicks and dent on the edges of the cover and spine) with Dj(small tear on the edges of the back Dj cover,two small creases,nicks and scratch on the edges of the Dj cover),both in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings,maps.Nice and clean pages as new with two ink marks and small nick on the outer edges,a cou... View more info

Image for South Africa: The First Man, the Last Nation

South Africa: The First Man, the Last Nation

By: Johnson, R.W.

Price: £29.80

Publisher: Jonathan Ball Publishers: 2004

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 7997


Near fine condition.Jonathan Ball Publishers,2004.First edition.Paperback(very small tear on the edges of the spine,a couple of small nicks and crease on the edges of the cover and spine) in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w maps.Nice and clean pages with a small mark and a couple of ink marks on the outer edges,a couple of small creases and nicks on the edges of the pages.263pp including Chronology,abbreviations,index.A collectable first edition. View more info

Image for Britain's Glorious Navy

Britain's Glorious Navy

By: KCVO, DSO Admiral Sir Reginald H S Bacon

Price: £20.50

Publisher: Odhams Press Limited: 1940's-1950's

Seller ID: 8623


VGC.Odhams Press.No daten given but probably 1940's-1950's.Red hardback(illustration on the front cover,gilt lettering to the spine,two small dents and nick on the edges of the cover) in VGC, no Dj cover.Illustrated with b/w photos,maps,drawings,diagrams.Nice and clean pages but slightly tainted on the outer edges,small creases and nicks on the edges of the pages.320pp including Foreword,index. View more info

Image for Genesis Unveiled: The Lost Wisdom of Forgotten Ancestors

Genesis Unveiled: The Lost Wisdom of Forgotten Ancestors

By: Lawton, Ian

Price: £29.50

Publisher: Virgin Books: 2003

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 5856


Near fine condition.Virgin Books,2003.First UK edition-first printing.Purple hardback(silver lettering to the spine) with Dj(two creases and small nicks on the edges of the Dj cover),both in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w photos,maps.Nice and clean pages as new with two nicks on the outer edges,a couple of small nicks on the edges of the pages.Nice and clean book with light shelf wear on the Dj cover.273pp including List of plates,list of figures,author's note,... View more info

Image for The Enemies Within: Story of the Miners' Strike

The Enemies Within: Story of the Miners' Strike

By: MacGregor, Ian

Price: £15.70

Publisher: Collins: 1986

Edition: First edition-first impression

Seller ID: 4086


Fine/Near fine.Collins,1986.First edition-first impression.Black hardback(gilt lettering to the spine) in fine condition,with Dj(a couple of nicks,crease and scratch on the Dj cover) in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w photos.The book is as new with a small amrk on the outer edge of the pages,light shelf wear on the Dj cover.384pp including List of illustrations,index.Price clipped.Heavy book. View more info

Image for The Shogun Inheritance: Japan and the Legacy of the Samurai

The Shogun Inheritance: Japan and the Legacy of the Samurai

By: Macintyre, Michael

Price: £46.60

Publisher: Collins/BBC: 1981

Edition: First UK edition-first impression

Seller ID: 7366


Fine condition.Collins/BBC,1981.First UK edition-first impression.Based on the BBC TV Series.Large format red hardback(gilt lettering to the spine) with Dj(two small creases,nicks and scratch on the edges of the Dj cover),both in fine condition.Illustrated with many colour photos,b/w map.The book is new with light shelf wear on the Dj cover.216pp including References and historical table,glossary.Price clipped.Please note: This is oversized and heavy book (approx 1.5 Kg)... View more info

Image for The Elizabeth

The Elizabeth

By: Neil Potter

Price: £16.90

Publisher: George G. Harrap: 1968

Edition: Third impression

Seller ID: 8616


VGC.George G. Harrap,1968.Third impression.Dark blue hardback(gilt lettering to the spine) with Dj(two small tears on the edges of the Dj cover,small creases and nicks on the edges of the Dj cover),both in VGC.Illustrated with b/w photos.Nice and clean pages with light shelf wear on the outer edges,two small creases and nicks on the edges of the pages.180pp including List of illustrations,appendix,index.Price clipped. View more info

Image for War Child: Children Caught in Conflict

War Child: Children Caught in Conflict

By: Parsons, Martin

Price: £29.90

Publisher: Tempus: 2008

Edition: First UK edition-first impression

Seller ID: 9892


Near fine condition.Tempus,2008.first edition-first printing.Black hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small nick on the edges of the cover) with Dj(small nicks,crease and scratch on the edges of the Dj cover), both in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings.Nice and clean pages with small ink mark on the outer edges,two creases and small nicks on the edges of the pages.283pp including List of illustrations,postscript,notes,bibliography,appendices 1 to ... View more info

Image for Publications of The Southampton Record Society: The Book of Examinations and Depositions 1622-1627 (Volume I)

Publications of The Southampton Record Society: The Book of Examinations and Depositions 1622-1627 (Volume I)

By: R.C. (Editor). Anderson

Price: £43.00

Publisher: Cox and Sharland: 1929

Edition: Limited edition

Seller ID: 7040


GC plus.Cox and Sharland,1929.Volume I (1622-1627) only.First UK edition.This is Limited edition to 150 copies, this is number 59.Large format green hardback(some marks and small nicks on the edges of the front and back cover,gilt lettering on the front cover and spine) in GC plus, no Dj cover as issued.Nice and clean pages with small ink marks,foxing marks and slightly tainted on the outer edges,previous owner's written notes on the edges of some of the pages,previous o... View more info