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1914

By: French, Field-Marshal Viscount of Ypres

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Constable and Company Ltd, 1919

Edition: 1st Edition


xiii, 414pp. errata slip, 3 maps from the rear pouch lacking otherwise a v.g. copy. View more info

1915 : The Death of Innocence

By: MacDonald, L.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Headline Book Publishing, Limited, 1993

Edition: 1st paperback Edition


625pp View more info

2,000 Years of British Life : A Social History of England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland

By: Fry, Plantagenet Somerset

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Collins, 1976

Edition: 1st edition


256pp.Pictorial colour d.j. Small tear to the rear upper d.j. edge. View more info

A CALENDAR OF BRITISH TASTE; From 1600-1800. A Museum of Specimens & Landmarks

By: Carritt, E.F.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd., 1948

Edition: 1st edition


ND [1948 foreword]. viii, 476pp. Some pencil notes. Good reading/reference copy. Blue cloth, gilt. Unfaded copy. View more info

A CENTURY IN OIL

By: Howarth, Stephen.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1997

Edition: First Edition


400pp, with 400 illustrations. Index from 398-400pp. This book covers the'' Shell'' and Trading company 1897-1997. A fresh copy. View more info

A CONSTABLE'S DUTY AND HOW TO DO IT

By: Marriott, Thomas & Superintendent B. M. Gregg

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Effingham Wilson, 1904

Edition: fourth ediiton


iv, 246, 8pp addendum, 32pp pub. cat. Advert end-papers butLACKS THE FRONT FREE END-PAPER. Paper pasted down label to the front cover [grubby but complete]. No inscriptions or marks. Black cloth unfaded covers. A nice copy. View more info

A CORNER IN A FOREIGN FIELD: The Indian History of a British Sport

By: Guha, Ramachandra

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Picador, 2002

Edition: 1st edition, 1st impression


xv, 496pp. 16 plates. No inscriptions, clipping, wear or marks. Spine a trifle sunned View more info

A DIARY OF WORLD AFFAIRS [JUNE 23RD,1940- APRIL5TH, 1941]

By: Hoden, Marcel.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: England, Penguin Books, 1941

Edition: First Edition


128pp. A Penguin Special S98. Translated from the french by Mabel Hauck. Small chip top edge View more info

A DICTIONARY OF BRITISH FOLK CUSTOMS

By: Hole, Christine

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Granada Publishing, 1978

Edition: re-issue


349pp. Pictorial card wrappers. Age toned margins. View more info

A GOLDEN ADVENTURE THE FIRST 50 YEARS OF ULTRAMAR

By: Atterbury and MacKenzie

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hurtwood Press, 1985

Edition: First Edition


287pp, Index 277-287pp with 305 illustrations. The story of the small exploration company in Venezuela that grew into an intergrated oil company operating on 5 continents. View more info

A HISTORICAL SURVEY OF THE DURHAM COLLIERY MECHANICS ASSOCIATION 1879-1929,

By: Hall, W.S.,

Price: £18.00

Publisher: 1929, J. H. Veitch & Sons,

Edition: 1st edition


1st ed., Frontis. portrait of the author, 126pp, 16 illus., octavo, orig. maroon cloth, black and gilt lettering. Hall was the General Secretary of the Association. View more info

A HISTORY LITTLE KNOWN:Four Centuries of Education in Shropshire

By: Turnock, John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Worfield, Shropshire, Private Publication, 1996

Edition: 1st Ediiton


304pp. A remarkable history of education in the village of Worfield, Shropshire. Beatufully researched, illustrated and produced, this in-depth history is not just a history for the people of Shropshire but a history of education in the last four hundred years. Frontispiece, plates, tables & illustrations. Printed and bound on quality paper. Attractive d.j. View more info

A HISTORY OF BRITAIN The British Wars 1603-1776

By: Schama, Simon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, BBC, 2001

Edition: 1st reprint


544 pp, The second in Simon Schama's History of Britain series. Illustrated throughout in colour & b&w View more info

A HISTORY OF COURTING

By: Turner, E.S.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph, 1954

Edition: 1st edition


290pp, illustrated. Faded blue cloth utherwise a sound clean copy View more info

A HISTORY OF ENGLAND

By: Kipling, Rudyard and Fletcher, C. R. L.

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1911

Edition: new edition, revised and corrected


250pp. 15 full page colour plates, 12 full page black and white illustrations, 5 maps and map end-papers. Blue decorated cloth. Neat gift ink inscription to thr head corner of the title-page dated 1920. White title to the from board and gilt to the spine. A nice clean and un-faded copy. View more info