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The Private Lives of Tudor Monarchs, Falkus, Christopher (Selected and Edited By)
81 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
82 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
83 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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Oundle and the English Public School, Flower, Raymond
84 Flower, Raymond Oundle and the English Public School
London Stacey International 1989 0905743563 / 9780905743561 1st Edition Hardcover 
Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs as well as black and white drawings/maps. 176 pages With a Foreword by Sir Peter Scott. A vivid and entertaining history of the Oundle Schools from endowment in the Elizabethan age to time of publication of the book. A history of the famous independent Northamptonshire public school. ID235015 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Lloyd's of London.  An Illustrated History, Flower, Raymond & Wynn Jones, Michael
85 Flower, Raymond & Wynn Jones, Michael Lloyd's of London. An Illustrated History
London Lloyd's of London Press Ltd 1987 1850441219 / 9781850441212 3rd Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings. 192 pages A completey revised and updated edition taking Lloyds into the 1980s. ID258427 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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86 Foss, Michael Undreamed Shores: England's Wasted Empire in America
London Book Club Associates 1974 Book Club ed. Hardback 
Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected. Colour and b/w illustrations. 186pages ID173394 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Perilous Question.  The Great Drama of The Great Reform Bill 1832, Fraser, Antonia
87 Fraser, Antonia Perilous Question. The Great Drama of The Great Reform Bill 1832
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 2013 0297864300 / 9780297864301 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour plates. 318 pages ID298189 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Six Wives of Henry VIII, Fraser, Antonia
88 Fraser, Antonia The Six Wives of Henry VIII
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1993 0297814125 / 9780297814122 7th Impression Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 479 pages ID201065 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Fuller's Worthies Selected from The Worthies of England, Fuller, Thomas (Edited by Richard Barber)
89 Fuller, Thomas (Edited by Richard Barber) Fuller's Worthies Selected from The Worthies of England
London The Folio Society 1987 1st thus Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Bookplate to Front Free End paper. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Introduction by Richard Barber. 441 pages First published in 1662 ID290480 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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London's Pride. The Glorious History Of The Capital's Gardens, Galinou, Mireille (Editor) with introduction by Sir Roy Strong
90 Galinou, Mireille (Editor) with introduction by Sir Roy Strong London's Pride. The Glorious History Of The Capital's Gardens
London Anaya Publishers 1990 1854700316 / 9781854700315 Reprint Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 224 pages ID216818 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Christians in Ulster 1968-1980, Gallagher, Eric & Worrall, Stanley
91 Gallagher, Eric & Worrall, Stanley Christians in Ulster 1968-1980
London Oxford University Press 1982 0192132377 / 9780192132376 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ spine a little faded. 241 pages. The part played by churches in the Irish 'Troubles'. ID81179 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The House of Hanover. England in the 18th Century, Garfield, Leon
92 Garfield, Leon The House of Hanover. England in the 18th Century
New York The Seabury Press 1976 081643168X / 9780816431687 1st US Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Quarter cloth boards. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners and some rubbing to rear. Illustrated with colour plates and black and white drawings. 128 pages Leon Garfield examines the artistic achievements of the eighteenth century ID282728 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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The First Bohemians Life and Art in London's Golden Age, Gatrell, Vic
93 Gatrell, Vic The First Bohemians Life and Art in London's Golden Age
London Penguin 2014 0718195833 / 9780718195830 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 484 pages Lively look at the social and artistic history of 18th century London. ID291428 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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The Land Question, George, Henry
94 George, Henry The Land Question
New York Robert Schalkenbach Foundation 1965 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Small closed tear to DJ (no loss) Previous Bookshop Stamp to preliminary pages. 151 pages In the Land Question Henry George discusses the distressed conditions of Ireland struggling under the yoke of English landlordism. ID287304 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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95 Girouard, Mark The Return to Camelot: Chivalry and the English Gentleman
New Haven Yale University Press 1981 0300027397 / 9780300027396 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 312 pages Towards the end of the 18th century until well into the 20th century there was a revival of the medieval code of chivalry. In this readable and often witty book the author traces the impact of the revival of chivalry in all its various aspects including politics, sport, literature, art, love and war. ID276772 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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The Life of Arthur Duke of Wellington, Gleig, G. R.
96 Gleig, G. R. The Life of Arthur Duke of Wellington
London Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer 1865 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. School prize binding - red leather with gilt decorations to spine and emblem to front cover. Boards are marked with rubbing to edges and corners. Marbled endpapers and marbled edges. Presentation plate to prelims - dated 1866. Some mild foxing to prelims with faint damp stain to edge of frontispiece. 496 pages The Peoples Edition, First published in 1862 ID295707 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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The Lost Villages of Dorset, Good, Ronald
97 Good, Ronald The Lost Villages of Dorset
Stanbridge, Wimborne, Dorset The Dovecote Press 1987 0950351857 / 9780950351858 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Spine and part of rear cover lightly faded. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 85 pages First published in 1979. Covers almost 1000 years of history ID281943 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The History of Myddle, Gough, Richard [ Edited with an Introduction and Notes by David Hey]
98 Gough, Richard [ Edited with an Introduction and Notes by David Hey] The History of Myddle
London The Folio Society 1983 1st thus Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good+ condition. No Slip Case. Interesting 4 toned colour photographs by Tim Stephens. 313 pages Originally written at the turn of the 18th century, a local history which provides vivid insights into country life in Stuart England. ID249968 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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F.C.G.'s Froissart's Modern Chronicles 1903-6, Gould, F. Carruthers
99 Gould, F. Carruthers F.C.G.'s Froissart's Modern Chronicles 1903-6
London T. Fisher Unwin 1908 Hardback 
Square Octavo. Very Good condition. No Dustjacket. Green boards with black and silver decoration. Cloth boards lightly marked. Very minor foxing in free endpaper edges. Previous owners name to preliminary pages. Black & white illustrations. [xii]115pages. In style of medieval historian, Jean Froissart, deals, somewhat satirically, with the political events from the end of the 1902 to the General Election of 1906. ID5030 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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100 GOULD,F. Carruthers F.C.G.'s Froissart's Modern Chronicles 1902
London T. Fisher Unwin 1903 Hardback 
Square Octavo. Good-, b/w illustrations, cloth boards are soiled, front board slightly warped, cloth splitting at head of spine, some foxing, previous owners name to ffep[verso. Colour frontispiece 112pages. ID4592 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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