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Elizabeth's Army, Cruickshank, C.G.
61 Cruickshank, C.G. Elizabeth's Army
Oxford Oxford University Press 1966 2nd Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. xii, 316pp ID296209 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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King Arthur's Place in PreHistory The Great Age of Stonehenge, Cummins, W.A.
62 Cummins, W.A. King Arthur's Place in PreHistory The Great Age of Stonehenge
Phoenix Mill Alan Sutton Publishing 1992 0750901861 / 9780750901864 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket (now protected). Black & white illustrations. 195 pages ID199173 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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63 Dangerfield, George Victoria's Heir: The Education of a Prince
London Constable 1972 0094587507 / 9780094587502 New Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine [price-clipped] dustjacket (now protected). 345 pages The story of Edward Vll upto his accession as king. ID236018 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Celts, Davies, John
64 Davies, John The Celts
London Cassell & Company Ltd 2001 0304357987 / 9780304357987 Reprint Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 192 pages Based on the S4C television series. ID213410 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Ireland A Cultural Encyclopedia, de Breffny, Brian [Editor]
65 de Breffny, Brian [Editor] Ireland A Cultural Encyclopedia
London Thames & Hudson 1983 0500013047 / 9780500013045 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour and black & white illustrations. 256 pages Covers every aspect of the manifestation of the people's intellectual, artistic, religious and social development from antiquity to the present. ID269584 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Wren's London, De Mare, Eric
66 De Mare, Eric Wren's London
London The Folio Society 1975 1st thus Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near fine condition. No glassine dustjacket in which it was issued in place of the slip case. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 128 pages The Folio Society Presentation Volume for 1976. ID143117 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The First Industrial Revolution, Deane, Phyllis
67 Deane, Phyllis The First Industrial Revolution
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1969 0521093635 / 9780521093637 Reprint Paperback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 295 pages. ID8959 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Eaglesham : An Earl's Creation, Deighton, J.S.
68 Deighton, J.S. Eaglesham : An Earl's Creation
London Johnson Publications Ltd 1974 0853071276 / 9780853071273 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is yellowing with age. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Maps to endpapers. 152 pages + Appendix The history of one of Scotland's first planned communities and prettiest villages. The first part tells of Eaglesham through the eyes of an Australian married to a Glaswegian and the second part deals with Eaglesham as seen through the eyes of their daughter and grand-daughter. Throughout the book runs the story of Eaglesham from its first bestowal in Norman times through to the 18th century townlet established by the Earl of Eglinton. History made accessible through retelling it as a story. An appendix contains the Eaglesham Parish Register from the 1860s onwards. ID183974 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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British Inn Signs and Their Stories, Delderfield, Eric R.
69 Delderfield, Eric R. British Inn Signs and Their Stories
Dawlish David & Charles 1965 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Lower edge of book a little faded. Gift inscription to front free endpaper (flyleaf). Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 160 pages ID242868 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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70 Dingle, A.E. The Campaign for Prohibition in Victorian England
London Croom Helm 1980 0709902247 / 9780709902249 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size, VERY GOOD+ in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. 233pages ID179306 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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71 Doyle, Richard Richard Doyle's Journal 1840
Edinburgh John Bartholomew & Son Ltd 1980 0702882801 / 9780702882807 1st Edition Hardcover 
Quarto Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. Contains b/w illustrations. DJ is slightly faded at spine. 156 pages Richard Doyle's daily journal from 1840 when he was only 15 years old. A look at Victorian England through the eyes of a teenager. ID204328 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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For Queen and Country. Britain in the Victorian Age (The Mirror of Britain Series), Drabble, Margaret
72 Drabble, Margaret For Queen and Country. Britain in the Victorian Age (The Mirror of Britain Series)
London Andre Deutsch 1978 023396939X / 9780233969398 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Good [Price-Clipped] Dustjacket with some loss to edges. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Wear to dustjacket edges and corners including creased lower front edge with small loss and 2 areas of loss to lower rear edge (the largest 3.5 x 2.0 cms). Illustrated with colour plates, black and white photographs and drawings. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 144 pages Illustrates the many aspects of Victorian Britain from cluttered drawing rooms and mourning jewellry to empire building and the Great Exhibition. ID270475 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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ENGLAND The Making of the Myth from Stonehenge to Albert Square, Duffy, Maureen
73 Duffy, Maureen ENGLAND The Making of the Myth from Stonehenge to Albert Square
London Fourth Estate 2001 1841151661 / 9781841151663 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Numbers neatly inked to upper edge of front free end paper 274 pages Provides some startling insights into the nature of England and the English. ID253297 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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74 Edwards, B. The Burston School Strike
London Lawrence and Wishart 1974 085315287X / 9780853152873 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition.Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 213 pages An account of the Burston School Strike of 1914, one of the most successful episodes in the battle of ordinary country folk against local tyranny. ID269021 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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England Under the Tudors, Elton, G.R.
75 Elton, G.R. England Under the Tudors
London The Folio Society 1997 1st thus Hardcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine Slipcase. Colour and black & white illustrations. 518pages ID220870 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Contemporary Sources and Opinions in Modern British History [2 Volumes], Evans, Lloyd and Pledger, Philip J.
76 Evans, Lloyd and Pledger, Philip J. Contemporary Sources and Opinions in Modern British History [2 Volumes]
Melbourne Melbourne F.W. Cheshire 1966 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has been covered in clear contact by previous owner. Interior tanning with age. Previous Owners name/details to Preliminary Pages. xvii, 274 pp [Vol 1], xvii, 349pp [Vol 2] Makes available a wide selection of British source material from 1815 to 1966. Each chapter introduces a theme and a summary is given of main developments illustrated by the extracts; sub-headings and explanatory comments link the extracts and enable the reader to study them independently of texts. The books are more than just a work of reference. ID232383 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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John Evelyn's Diary: A Selection From the Diary, Evelyn, John; Selected by Philip Francis
77 Evelyn, John; Selected by Philip Francis John Evelyn's Diary: A Selection From the Diary
London The Folio Society 1963 1st thus Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Book spine very lightly faded and several small marks to grey slipcase. Bookplate to the preliminary pages. 253 pages ID290762 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Private Lives of Tudor Monarchs, Falkus, Christopher (Selected and Edited By)
78 Falkus, Christopher (Selected and Edited By) The Private Lives of Tudor Monarchs
London The Folio Society 1975 2nd Impression Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Burgundy boards with cream marbled vellum spine. Illustrated with 68 colour and black & white reproductions of contemporary drawings, etchings, painting and documents and photographs of Tudor objects. Housed in blue slipcase but Folio Society Bibliography 356. says "Not issued in slipcase" - so presume the slipcase has been added. 128 pages A selection of contemporary Tudor documents showing the less formal side of Tudor kingship. ID211053 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Tales and Yarns of Glendalough and the Wicklow Hills, Fanning, Bill and Vose, John
79 Fanning, Bill and Vose, John Tales and Yarns of Glendalough and the Wicklow Hills
Blackpool Self Published by the Author no datecirca 1990 1st Edition Assumed Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. approx 48 pages Tales told by Bill Fanning to John Vose. ID292913 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Churchills, Fleming, Kate
80 Fleming, Kate The Churchills
New York A Studio Book, Viking 1975 0670222224 / 9780670222223 1st US Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ laminate slightly lifted at front spine edge. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Plates. 224 pages ID292182 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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