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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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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. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info

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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

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The Golden Century. England under the Tudors

By: Alderman, Clifford Lindsey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Folkstone, Bailey Bros & Swinfen Ltd: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID306331

ISBN: 0561001642


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White plates. A nice copy. 189 pages 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 record of the livess, faith and foibles of the British. View more info

Image for From Ploughtail To Parliament: An Autobiography

From Ploughtail To Parliament: An Autobiography

By: Arch, Joseph

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, The Cresset Library: 1986

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID248168

ISBN: 0091687918


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Previous owner's details to half-title page. Ink notations to rear free endpaper. Preface by Norman Willis. New Introduction by Alun Howkins. 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

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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

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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

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George The Third

By: Ayling, Stanley

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 1972

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID188887

ISBN: 0394481690


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 510pages 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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Monasteriales Indicia. The Anglo-Saxon Monastic Sign Language.

By: Banham, Debby

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, Anglo-Saxon Books: 2003

Edition: Reprint of Expanded Edition

Seller ID: ID293963

ISBN: 0951620940


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine condition. Glossy card covers. Black & white illustrations. 77 pages How life was lived in the early medieval monasteries - old English with modern translation. 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

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The Symbols of Sovereignty

By: Barker, Brian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, A. H. & A. W. Reed: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID183973

ISBN: 0589501348


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and black & white drawings.. 254 pages A wonderfully readable book that captures the history, beauty and importance of the symbols of sovereignty in a compelling way. View more info

Image for British Statesmen  (Britain in Pictures)

British Statesmen (Britain in Pictures)

By: Barker, Ernest

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID307404


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is a has some mild age-toning. There is some faint discolouration to the hinges. 17 black & white illustrations and 12 colour plates. 48 pages View more info

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Balgarnie's Salt

By: Barlo & Shaw

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Saltaire, Nemine Juvante [Saltaire] Publications: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID265384

ISBN: 0954584007


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Small bump to base of boards. Black & white illustrations. 371 pages Partly written in the 19th century and the remainder in the 21st century. In the ten months following Sir Titus Salt's death in 1876, the Rev. Robert Balgarnie wrote a biography of Sir Titus. The original text of this biography is reproduced here as the main part of this book. The two [current] authors have added over 359 footnotes of commentary and additions. They have also augmented the original illustrations with other plans and images. View more info

Image for Bess The Life of Lady Ralegh, Wife to Sir Walter

Bess The Life of Lady Ralegh, Wife to Sir Walter

By: Beer, Anna

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID310407

ISBN: 1841195421


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Includes a Family Tree. xvi, 287 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info

Image for Sittingbourne and Milton: An Illustrated History

Sittingbourne and Milton: An Illustrated History

By: Bellingham, P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sittingbourne, Kent, Sawd Books: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID306801

ISBN: 1872489168


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. Inscribed by author to previous owners. 256 pages View more info