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Image for "THIS PRECIOUS STONE": A brief history of St. Etheldreda's Ely Place

"THIS PRECIOUS STONE": A brief history of St. Etheldreda's Ely Place

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Hinckley, Samuel Walker: circa 1955

Seller ID: ID101466


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 32 pages View more info

Image for Albion The Origins of the English Imagination

Albion The Origins of the English Imagination

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289140

ISBN: 1856197212


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 516 pages Traces English cultural history from the Anglo-Saxons onwards. View more info

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London The Concise Biography

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Vintage: 2012

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID247170

ISBN: 0099570386


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. 661 pages View more info

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Illustrated London

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296908

ISBN: 070117613X


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour and black & white illustrations. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 255 pages View more info

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London The Biography

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID246128

ISBN: 1856197166


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 823 pages View more info

Image for The Shepherd of the Ocean. An Account of Sir Walter Ralegh And His Times

The Shepherd of the Ocean. An Account of Sir Walter Ralegh And His Times

By: Adamson, J.H. & Folland, H.F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Gambit: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID254869


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to front pastedown & stamped on bottom edge. Black & white illustrations. 464 pages A comprehensive biography of this famous sailor and Elizabethan courtier. View more info

THE SPANISH ARMADA

By: Anderson, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Macdonald: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID224432

ISBN: 0356136221


Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Faint dis-colouration to edges. Illustrated with Colour photographs as well as Colour and black and white drawings. 48 pages In association with the National Maritime Museum, includes the latest research. View more info

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Looking for History in British Churches

By: Anderson, M.D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, John Murphy: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID250200


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at spine ends and edges with some creasing to rear panel. Lengthy gift inscription to front free endpaper. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. large 2 page stiff map before the photographs and text with some smaller black & white maps in-text. xv, 328 pages Demonstrates how British churches have maintained a visual... View more info

Image for A Grave Digger's Diary  1814-1831 [The Countryman Vol 3 No 1 April 1929]

A Grave Digger's Diary 1814-1831 [The Countryman Vol 3 No 1 April 1929]

By: Anonymous

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Countryman Press: 1929

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID302441


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good+ Condition. A very good copy spoiled only by a small insect hole to rear cover and age-toning to edges. Black & white illustrations. 152 pages [total for book] View more info

From Ploughtail To Parliament: An Autobiography

By: Arch, Joseph

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, The Cresset Library: 1986

Seller ID: ID248168

ISBN: 0091687918


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Previous owner's details to half-title page. Ink notations to rear free endpaper. 412 pages With a preface by Norman Willis and new Introduction by Alun Howkins, the autobiography of Joseph Arch who led the National Union of Agricultural and Allied Workers in the nineteenth century before he became one of the first working-class MPs. View more info

Image for Victoria and Disraeli. The Making of a Romantic Partnership

Victoria and Disraeli. The Making of a Romantic Partnership

By: Aronson, Theo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID223909

ISBN: 0304297895


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. . Illustrated with Black and White plates. 212 pages View more info

Image for Kings and Queens of Early Britain

Kings and Queens of Early Britain

By: Ashe, Geoffrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297424

ISBN: 041347920X


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. The dustjacket is sunned at spine. Page edges are tanned. Previous owner's name (neat stamp) to front free endpaper. 224 pages View more info

Image for The English Civil War Conservatism and Revolution 1603 -1649 Second Edition

The English Civil War Conservatism and Revolution 1603 -1649 Second Edition

By: Ashton, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1989

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID299961

ISBN: 0297795953


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Page edges a little tanned. 462 pages Revised edition. View more info

Image for An Economic History of England 1870-1939

An Economic History of England 1870-1939

By: Ashworth, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID293959


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. Dustjacket is price-clipped. Very faint scattered foxing to book edges. Bookseller label to Front Free End paper. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 438 pages This book deals with the most complex and rapidly changing phase of England's Economic development. View more info

Image for Life & Tradition in Northumberland and Durham

Life & Tradition in Northumberland and Durham

By: Atkinson, Frank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299237

ISBN: 0460042432


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 168 pages View more info

Image for The Levellers in the English Revolution [Documents of the Revolution Series]

The Levellers in the English Revolution [Documents of the Revolution Series]

By: Aylmer, G. E. [Edited by]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1975

Seller ID: ID291448

ISBN: 0500760055


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Some yellowing to edges of covers and first few pages. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 180 pages Documents relating to the Levellers. View more info

Image for The First Forty Years 1954-1994. A History of Milton Abbey School & Its Setting in the Past

The First Forty Years 1954-1994. A History of Milton Abbey School & Its Setting in the Past

By: Baggaley, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Blandford Forum, Dorset, Milton Abbey School: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID271504


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Inscribed & signed by the author. 160 pages As well as a history of the school it is also of the history of the once great Dorset estate, Milton Abbey, founded in the 10th century. View more info

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Strongholds of the Barons

By: Ball, J. Ivo

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Arnold Fairbairns: 1906

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302563


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Some very light foxing to endpapers. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 120 pages A look at 50 castles and keeps. Each castle has a page of description & history and an adjoining photograph. View more info

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Henry Plantagenet

By: Barber, Richard

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, UK, The Boydell Press: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID303851

ISBN: 0851159931


Near Fine condition. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 278 pages A comprehensive biography of Henry II, the most imposing of the medieval kings of England. View more info

Image for The Pastons  A Family in the War of the Roses

The Pastons A Family in the War of the Roses

By: Barber, Richard (Editor)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1981

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID235685


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Bookplate to the preliminary pages. Colour illustrations. Endpaper maps. 207 pages View more info