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Loch Lomond; The Maid and the Loch

By: N/A

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Scotland, Famedram Publishers: 1965

Seller ID: 10208

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear and scuffing; A tight solid book, stapled wraps. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; Unpaginated pages; Undated but appears to be from the mid 1960's View more info

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Cuimhneachán 1916-1966 A Record of Ireland's Commemoration of the 1916 Uprising

By: N/A

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Dublin, Department of External Affairs: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18069

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


DJ shows shelf wear with soiling, tears and chipping. Gift inscription on reverse of FFEP. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W and Colour photographs.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 94 pages; "The Easter Rising (Irish: Éirí Amach na Cásca), also known as the Easter Rebellion, was an armed insurrection in Ireland during Easter Week, April 1916. The Rising was launched by Irish republicans to end British rule in Ireland and establish an independent Irish Republic while the United Kingdom was heavily engaged in World War I. It was the most significant uprisi... View more info

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Bartholomew's Road Atlas of Great Britain

By: N/A

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Bartholomew & Son Ltd.: 1966

Seller ID: 18165

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


DJ shows shelf wear, with soiling, tape-repaired tears. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. AA map of Great Britain laid in, in G- only condition ; Maps; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 112 pages View more info

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Pictures in Colour of Oxford With its University and Colleges

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norwich, UK, Jarrold & Sons Ltd: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18243

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Boards have some edge wear, light soiling, small corner bumps. Some offset discoloration of FFEP and BFEP. Top quarter missing of illustration pasted on front board ; A tight solid book. A number of advertising pages at back of book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Unpaginated pages; Lovely colour plates of Oxford University and its colleges as well as surrounding areas. View more info

The Story of Mediaeval Britain told in pictures,

By: Airne, C. W

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Manchester, Sankey, Hudson & Co: 1935

Seller ID: 14817

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear; A tight solid book. Over 460 B&W illustrations ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 64 pages; Undated but published circa 1935 View more info

THE STORY OF HANOVERIAN AND MODERN BRITAIN TOLD IN PICTURES

By: Airne, C. W.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Manchester UK, Thomas Hope and Sankey Hudson: N.D.

Seller ID: 3907

Condition: Very Good


Trade PB; Illustrated covers have some light soiling, minor creases. Previous owner's name inside front cover. English history told in black and white drawings and text. Illustrated by B&W Drawings . View more info

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Lancaster and the Lune Valley

By: Alston, Robert (compiler)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bath, UK, Chalford Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Edition

Seller ID: 7935

ISBN: 0752400150

Condition: New


This book with card covers shows only slight wear. ; Trade PB; The Old Photographs Series; B&W Photographs; 159 pages; This book is "compiled from personal photographs and a unique collection of photographic picture postcards .. portrayal of Lancaster and the Lune Valley in the first twenty-five years of this century .. fascinating and nostalgic insight into the life and changing landscape of the area." View more info

BRITAIN'S STORY TOLD IN PICTURES

By: Anon.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Manchester, Thomas Hope and Sankey Hudson: N.D.

Seller ID: 3905

Condition: Very Good


Trade PB; 64 pages; Illustrated covers have some light soiling, minor creases. Previous owner's name inside front cover. The history of Great Britain, told in text and black and white drawings. View more info

A HISTORY AND GUIDE TO THE PARISH CHURCH OF MELBOURNE DERBYSHIRE

By: Barman, R. J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Derby, Royden Greene: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5369

Condition: Very Good


Trade PB; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 55 pages; Black paper covered booklet shows some scuffing and creasing, corners a little bumped. Melbourne, Derbyshire's church dates back to the 12th century or before (? ) . 55 pages including bibliography, notes and references. View more info

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Jacobite Rising of 1715

By: Baynes, John

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, Cassell & Company: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17543

ISBN: 0304935654

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows light shelf wear, gift inscription and sticker shadow on FFEP. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 8.27 X 5.83 X 1.26 inches; 246 pages; A history of the Scottish rebellion of the early 18th Century. View more info

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The England of Nimrod and Surtees 1815-1854

By: Bovill, Edward William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19429

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Green cloth boards show light shelf wear, light soiling pencil gift notation on front free end paper.; A tight solid book. B&W plates with colour frontispiece ; 5.7 X 5.0 X 0.7 inches; 188 pages; The author delves into two areas of study during this time of change in England - the rise of the sport of foxhunting which became a national sport and the rise and fall of the stage coach services. View more info

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The Wye;

By: Bradley, A. G

Price: $19.50

Publisher: London, A. and C. Black: 1926

Seller ID: 16960

Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket


DJ is soiled, torn and chipped with 1 1/2" section missing from DJ at bottom of spine. Shelfwear evident to boards. Dust jacket is fragile and has been tape repaired with archival tape ; A tight solid book. Green cloth covered boards ; Color Illustrations; 189 pages; A history of the Wye River in Wales - a later edition View more info

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Roman Scotland

By: Breeze, David J.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Batsford Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18540

ISBN: 071347890X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; Historic Scotland; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 9.61 X 7.32 X 0.39 inches; 128 pages; "The Romans tried to conquer Scotland three times 2000 years ago. These forays have left their mark, which can still be seen in the form of earthworks - the remains of forts and frontiers constructed by the army. This study shows the effect of these periods of occupation on Scotland and its people." View more info

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A House of Kings ; The Official History of Westminster Abbey

By: Carpenter, Edward (editor)

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Readers Union: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15388

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Dust jacket scuffed and creased with light soil, couple of short tears. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 491 pages View more info

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Celtic Britain

By: Chadwick, Nora K.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, Thames & Hudson: 1964

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 18558

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows light shelf wear, price-clipped, some offset on endpapers. A tear on front flap. ; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. This appears to be published in Britain by the original publisher (Thames & Hudson) with the imprint of Frederick A. Praeger pasted over it on the title page ; Ancient People and Places #34; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 238 pages; "The Celtic peoples are the earliest inhabitants of Britain who have been able to speak to us directly. In their native British poetry and early stories, their laws and genealogies, their funer... View more info

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Old Whitchurch The Story of a Glamorgan Parish

By: Chappell, Edgar Leyshon

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Cardiff, Merton Priory Press Ltd: 1994

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 18520

ISBN: 1898937028

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Illustrations; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 259 pages; This is a facsimile of the 1945 first edition with an extensive preface giving new information. The book studies the history Whitchurch (near Cardiff) and surrounding villages. View more info

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English Dissent Under the Early Hanoverians

By: Coomer, Duncan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Epworth Press: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17346

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


DJ has light soiling, small tears and chipping. Black cloth boards show light edge wear. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 136 pages View more info

The Age of the Picts

By: Cummins, W. A.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Phoenix Mill UK, Alan Sutton Publishing, Ltd.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14652

ISBN: 0750909242

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only light wear to DJ, books only defect is the trace of previous owner's stamp on FFEP ; A bright, solid book. DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 0.6 x 9.7 x 6.4 Inches; 176 pages; Here is a fresh look at Pictish history, including the legend of Drust, son of Erp and St. Columba's mission to the Picts. View more info

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English Diplomatic Administration 1259-1339

By: Cuttino, G P

Price: $37.50

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17920

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Some discoloration of endpapers, pages a little yellowed, red cloth covered boards faded top and spine, some fraying head & tail of spine. ; A tight solid book, hinges intact; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 195 pages; The author has studied the manuscripts of the period to present this study of English-French relations which applies to most of the medieval period. View more info

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The Voices of Morebath Reformation and Rebellion in an English Village

By: Duffy, Eamon

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18967

ISBN: 0300091850

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Some dog-earing of pages but no marking of the text. ; A bright, solid book. Green cloth covered boards, gilt titles on spine. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 232 pages; "In the fifty years between 1530 and 1580, England moved from being one of the most lavishly Catholic countries in Europe to being a Protestant nation, a land of whitewashed churches and antipapal preaching. What was the impact of this religious change in the countryside? And how did country people feel about the revolutionary upheavals that transformed their mental and material worlds under Henry V... View more info