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Old England a Pictorial Museum of Regal, Ecclesiastical, Baronial, Municipal, and Popular Antiquities Volumes 1 & 2 [in one volume], Knight, Charles
121 Knight, Charles Old England a Pictorial Museum of Regal, Ecclesiastical, Baronial, Municipal, and Popular Antiquities Volumes 1 & 2 [in one volume]
New York Arno Press 1978[1845] 0405091435 / 9780405091438 Reprint Hardback 
Folio size [25x34cm approx]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Green leather look binding, gilt to spine. Black & white illustrations. Double column format. Lettered gift annotation [neat] to front free endpaper. 392, 386 pages [in one volume] This edition is a exact facsimile of the original 1845 edition with one exception. The illuminated engravings of the original have been reproduced here in black and white. Contents of Book One deal with Before the Conquest: The British Period; The Roman Period; The Anglo-Saxon Period. Book Two covers the period from the Norman Conquest to the death of King John AD 1066 to 1216. Contents include: Regal and Baronial Antiquities; Ecclesiastical Antiquities; Popular Antiquities; Book Three covers the period from the accession of Henry III to the end of the reign iof Richard II AD 1216 to 1399. Book IV covers the period from the accession of Henry IV to end of reign of Richard III AD 1399 to 1485. The contents of these last two book are organised under the same headings as Book Two. ID278335 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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122 Knight, Frida The Strange Case of Thomas Walker: Ten Years in the Life of a Manchester Radical
London Lawrence & Wishart 1957 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Good Dustjacket. b/w plates. DJ is rubbed with some minor loss to edges. Small ink dot to upper corner of front free end paper. 184pages. The story of Thomas Walker[1751-1817], friend of inventors Thomas Watt and Matthew Boulton who was subjected to relentless persecution, including trial for alleged treason, because of his outspoken and relentless condemnation of the social and political evils of his day. ID13528 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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123 Labistour, Patricia A Rum Do! Smuggling in and around Robin Hood's Bay
Whitby Marine Arts Publications 1996 0951618415 / 9780951618417 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs as well as Black & White line drawings by Edward H. Simpson. Previous owner's personal stamp to the title page. viii, 95 pages Tales from the Yorkshire coast of smuggling in the eighteenth century. ID275748 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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124 LAMBTON, Lucinda VANISHING VICTORIANA
London Elsevier-Phaidon 1976 0729000060 / 9780729000062 1st Edition Hardcover 
Quarto Size. Laminated Boards. Very Good condition, issued without DJ. Covers are lightly rubbed at corners, spine ends and front bottom edge. Colour and black & white illustrations. 141 pages ID103864 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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A Polite and Commercial People.  England 1727-1783, Langford, Paul
125 Langford, Paul A Polite and Commercial People. England 1727-1783
Oxford Oxford University Press 1998 Reprint Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Minor stain to leading edge. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 803 pages Part of "The New Oxford History of England" series. ID296755 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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126 Lewis, Peter THE 50'S
London Book Club Associates 1978 Book Club Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover.Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 256 pages ID111144 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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127 Lloyd, Selwyn Mr Speaker, Sir
Newton Abbot Readers Union 1977 Book Club Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 192 pages The author traces the history of theParliamentary Speaker's office from 1258 as the relation of the Commons to the monarchy and the Lords developed. ID278559 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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Empire to Welfare State English History 1906-1976, Lloyd, T. O.
128 Lloyd, T. O. Empire to Welfare State English History 1906-1976
Oxford Oxford University Press 1979 0199132437 / 9780199132430 2nd Edition Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Spine faded. Previous owner's details to half-title page. 511 pages Part of the Short Oxford History of the Modern World series. ID290443 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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129 Luddy, Maria Women in Ireland 1800-1918 A Documentary History
Cork Cork University Press 1995 1859180388 / 9781859180389 Trade Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 356 pages A collection of over 200 sources and documents relating to the public and private aspects of women's lives in Ireland during the period 1800-1918. ID239801 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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The History of England From The Accession of James II [Five Volumes], Macaulay, Thomas Babington
130 Macaulay, Thomas Babington The History of England From The Accession of James II [Five Volumes]
London The Folio Society 1985 and 1986 1st thus Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copies in Very Good Slipcases. Five volumes in two slipcases. Each book has previous owner's bookplate to the front free endpapers. Black & white illustrations. Introduction by Peter Rowland. Handsome blue cloth with gilt decoration to face and spine. Light coloured slipcases, with portrait ofMacaulay to the face, are lightly marked with a sticky tape repair to the top edge of the first one. This is a heavy item and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. Macaulay's famous and monumental work on English history from the accession of James II to the death of William III. Originally published between 1848 to 1859. ID290136 
Price: 150.00 AUD
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The History of England From The Accession of James II [Six Volumes], Macaulay, Thomas Babington
131 Macaulay, Thomas Babington The History of England From The Accession of James II [Six Volumes]
London Macmillan 1913 Reprint Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Six [6] volume set. Colour and Black & white illustrations. Blue cloth boards with gilt to spine & top edge of pages. Some light rubbing to boards. This is a heavy item and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. Macaulay's famous and monumental work on English history from the accession of James II to the death of William III. Originally published between 1848 to 1859. ID293918 
Price: 150.00 AUD
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The History of England in the Eighteenth Century, Macaulay, Thomas Babington
132 Macaulay, Thomas Babington The History of England in the Eighteenth Century
London The Folio Society 1991 5th Printing Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition in Near Fine slipcase. Nice copy. Black & white illustrations. Bound in buckram blocked with a design by Roger Payne. 318 pages ID161905 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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133 MacDonagh, Oliver States of Mind - A Study of Anglo-Irish Conflict 1780-1980
London George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1985 0049410121 / 9780049410121 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo size. Very Good condition, spine a little faded. 151 pages Explores the ideas underlying Anglo-Irish conflicts over the past two centuries ID194929 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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134 MacGillivray, Duncan Britain and Her Neighbours Book V. The New Liberty 1485-1688
London Blackie & Son 1923 Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD condition. No dustjacket. Light wear to edges. Colour and black & white illustrations. Previous Owners name/details to Preliminary Pages. 224 pages ID223906 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Liberator - Daniel O'Connell and The Irish Party 1830-1847, MacIntyre, Angus
135 MacIntyre, Angus The Liberator - Daniel O'Connell and The Irish Party 1830-1847
London Hamish Hamilton 1965 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is rubbed at corners, edges and spine ends. Fold-out diagram of Electoral Maps, 1832-41. Black & white frontispiece. 348 pages ID214475 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Royal Grammar School Newcastle Upon Tyne. A History of the School in Its Community, Mains, Brian and Tuck Anthony
136 Mains, Brian and Tuck Anthony Royal Grammar School Newcastle Upon Tyne. A History of the School in Its Community
Stocksfield Oriel Press 1986 0853622248 / 9780853622246 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 361pages ID179254 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Illustrated Bede, Marsden, John; Gregory, John [Translation] & Green, Geoff [Photography]
137 Marsden, John; Gregory, John [Translation] & Green, Geoff [Photography] The Illustrated Bede
London Macmillan 1989 033347595X / 9780333475959 1st thus Hardbound 
Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve.. Illustrated with Colour photographs by Geoff Green 192 pages "The Illustrated Bede" offers specially commissioned new translations from Bede's historical writings - his 'Life of Cuthbert' and 'Lives of the Abbots of Wearmouth & Jarrow' as well as the great 'Ecclesiastical History'. Bede's writings are splendidly illustrated with colour photographs of the wealth of masonry and manuscript surviving from his time and of landscapes that he himself would have recognised. ID186539 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Days of Duchess Anne.  Life in the Household of the Duchess of Hamilton 1656-1716, Marshall, Rosalind K
138 Marshall, Rosalind K The Days of Duchess Anne. Life in the Household of the Duchess of Hamilton 1656-1716
London Collins 1973 0002113384 / 9780002113380 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ spine a litlte sunned & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Very small closed tear to top edge of front DJ (no loss). Tape stains to the front and rear free end papers. 256 pages This book concerns the texture of her life, what she did, read and wore, how much she paid the servants, and where she educated her children, her breakfast fare and her more formal feasting. ID292895 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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139 Marwick, Arthur (Editor) The Illustrated Dictionary of British History
London Thames & Hudson 1980 0500250723 / 9780500250723 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. NEAR FINE copy in VERY GOOD dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a mylar (plastic) sleeve. Illustrated with 372 Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. 320 pages ID201298 
Price: 27.50 AUD
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The Origin and Progress of the Preceptory of St. George, 1795-1895 - with roll of members and preceptors carried down to 1910, Matier, C. Fitzgerald
140 Matier, C. Fitzgerald The Origin and Progress of the Preceptory of St. George, 1795-1895 - with roll of members and preceptors carried down to 1910
London Spencer & Co. 1910 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black& White frontispiece with tissue guard plus 5 more black and white plates. Marbled endpapers. Blue boards with gilt to face & spine. Gilt page edges. Foreword by William James Hughan. 148 pages ID234280 
Price: 150.00 AUD
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