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1895 2Vols J Laughton State Papers Relating To The Defeat Of The Spanish Armada
1895 2Vols J Laughton State Papers Relating To The Defeat Of The Spanish Armada

Price: £68.00

The collected contemporary English state documents pertaining to the defeat of the Spanish Armada in 1588, compiled for the Naval Records Society, and in their original cloth binding. This remarkable collection includes everything...

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1895 3vol Memoirs to Serve For the History of Napoleon I 1802-15 R H Sherard
1895 3vol Memoirs to Serve For the History of Napoleon I 1802-15 R H Sherard

Price: £150.00

A collection of memoirs by Claude-Francois de Meneval.With a frontispiece to all volumes and three facsimile letters to the rear of volume III.The 'Cheap Edition' of this work.Translated from French into English by Robert H Sherard.These...

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1895 A Calendar of Wills Proved in the Consistory Court of the Bishop of Gloucester
1895 A Calendar of Wills Proved in the Consistory Court of the Bishop of Gloucester

Price: £45.00

Two uncommon volumes of the 'Index Library' series; examining the wills of Gloucestershire from the years 1541 to 1650 and 1660 to 1800. The monumental 'Index Library' series was begun by...

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1895 A Short Life of Napoleon Bonaparte Ida Tarbell Illustrated Slipcase
1895 A Short Life of Napoleon Bonaparte Ida Tarbell Illustrated Slipcase

Price: £160.00

A nicely bound and profusely illustrated biography of Napoleon Bonaparte, written by Ida M. Turbell, held in a slipcase. With a slipcase. Slipcase in a fine

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1895 An Account of Palmyra and Zenobia With Travels and Adventures in Bashan
1895 An Account of Palmyra and Zenobia With Travels and Adventures in Bashan

Price: £70.00

The first edition of William Wright's account of his time living in Syria, looking at the history of the country, and the daily life of its locals. Illustrated throughout, including with four folding plates. ...

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1895 Anecdota Oxoniensia Crawford Collection Early Charters Napier Signed Oxford
1895 Anecdota Oxoniensia Crawford Collection Early Charters Napier Signed Oxford

Price: £125.00

A very scarce copy of this work on early charters held in the Bodleian library.A volume from the series Anecdota Oxoniesa: Texts, Documents, and Extracts Chiefly from Manuscripts in the Bodleian and Other Oxford Libraries....

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1895 Charles VII Louis XI First War of Italy de Witt Illus Colour Plates French
1895 Charles VII Louis XI First War of Italy de Witt Illus Colour Plates French

Price: £165.00

A lavishly illustrated work on the history of France, by the French writer Henriette Guizot de Witt, with multiple coloured plates throughout. In the original French, An interesting work on...

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1895 CHURCHES Belonging to St PAUL'S CATHEDRAL Simpson
1895 CHURCHES Belonging to St PAUL'S CATHEDRAL Simpson

Price: £29.99

An uncommon copy of Visitations of Churches Belonging to St. Paul's Cathedral. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering. First edition. Uncommon. Written in the original Latin with an introduction in English. A supplement to Visitations...

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1895 History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella The Catholic William H Prescott
1895 History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella The Catholic William H Prescott

Price: £60.00

A biographical and historical title on The Catholic Monarchs. A new and revised edition, edited by John Foster Kirk. Originally written by William H Prescott. With a portrait frontispiece of...

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1895 History St James's Square Arthur Irwin Dasent First Edition Plates
1895 History St James's Square Arthur Irwin Dasent First Edition Plates

Price: £75.00

A First Edition of this work on the history of this smart part of London. With a portrait Frontispiece and numerous plates throughout, and an illustrated foldout map of the West End.

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1895 The Development of Parliament During the Nineteenth Century Dickinson
1895 The Development of Parliament During the Nineteenth Century Dickinson

Price: £100.00

A copy of this historical and political work on The Development of Parliament During the Nineteenth Century by G. Lowes Dickinson.Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson (6 August 1862 3 August 1932), was a British political scientist and philosopher....

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1895 The Gold Mines of the Rand Frederick H Hatch J A Chalmers Illus
1895 The Gold Mines of the Rand Frederick H Hatch J A Chalmers Illus

Price: £45.00

A comprehensive study on mining gold at the Rand, written by two engineering experts and profusely illustrated with diagrams and maps. The second edition, of November 1895. Printed one month...

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1895-96 2 Vol in 1 Proceedings Somerset Archaeological Natural History Society
1895-96 2 Vol in 1 Proceedings Somerset Archaeological Natural History Society

Price: £95.00

Two volumes bound in one of the Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society 'Proceedings' from 1895 and 1896, illustrated with folding plates. Two volumes in one, being volumes XLI and...

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1895-97 6vol Bibliographica Papers Books Fletcher Illustrated Brunel Zaehnsdorf
1895-97 6vol Bibliographica Papers Books Fletcher Illustrated Brunel Zaehnsdorf

Price: £1,300.00

A scarce set of this collaborative work on the history of books. Illustrated though with sixty-five plates (collated complete), many of which are coloured. With entries by H. Oskar Sommer, Austin Dobson W. Y. Fletcher, Cyril...

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1896 2vol A Treatise on Heraldry British and Foreign John Woodward Genealogy
1896 2vol A Treatise on Heraldry British and Foreign John Woodward Genealogy

Price: £625.00

A handsome pair of volumes containing details of European heraldry.New and enlarged edition, limited to 325 copies of which only 300 were offered for sale. Bound by Morrell (binder's ink stamp to verso of front free-endpaper).Illustrated...

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1896 2Vol Celebrated Crimes by Alexandre Dumas Frontispiece Spottiswoode & Co Binding
1896 2Vol Celebrated Crimes by Alexandre Dumas Frontispiece Spottiswoode & Co Binding

Price: £25.00

Two volumes of Dumas' popular work, Celebrated Crimes In a binding by Spottiswoode and Co. Volumes II and III of original three volumes. With a frontispiece to each volume. With the bookplate...

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1896 2vol The French Revolution A History Illustrated Thomas Carlyle
1896 2vol The French Revolution A History Illustrated Thomas Carlyle

Price: £75.00

Two volumes of the historical work by Thomas Carlyle, 'The French Revolution', with illustrations throughout. 'The French Revolution. A History' by the eminent historian and author Thomas Carlyle. Illustrated, with tissue guards,...

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1896 3vol William Kaye A History of the Sepoy War in India Harlequin Set Maps
1896 3vol William Kaye A History of the Sepoy War in India Harlequin Set Maps

Price: £220.00

A three volume set on the history of the Sepoy War.Complete in three volumes, though the work was later extended to seven volumes under the title History of the Indian Mutiny of 1857-8' by G B Malleson.A three volume mixed edition...

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1896 43rd Report of The Department of Science and Art Education
1896 43rd Report of The Department of Science and Art Education

Price: £38.00

The Forty-Third Report of the Department Of Science and Art is an overview of the performance of schools across the country in the late nineteenth-century.Includes tables throughout detailed with class numbers and their respective...

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1896 4vols Life of Napoleon Bonaparte William Milligan Sloane Illus Biography
1896 4vols Life of Napoleon Bonaparte William Milligan Sloane Illus Biography

Price: £445.00

A very comprehensive and lavish four volume set of biographical works documenting the life and times of the famous French Military leader, Napoleon Bonaparte. Four volumes. First Edition. ...

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1896 Cocoa All About it by Historicus Illustrated Chocolate History Cadbury
1896 Cocoa All About it by Historicus Illustrated Chocolate History Cadbury

Price: £110.00

An attractive work on the history and cultivation of cocoa.Illustrated with 22 full page plates including 4 in colour. With a compliments slips from Cadbury Brothers.Historicus is the pen name for Richard Cadbury of Cadbury brothers....

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1896 Das Achilles-Schloss auf Corfu Constantin Christomanos Scarce Slipcase 1st
1896 Das Achilles-Schloss auf Corfu Constantin Christomanos Scarce Slipcase 1st

Price: £595.00

A fascinating and scarce work on the Achilleion palace.With original very scarce slipcase.The slipcase for this work was designed by L Hans Fischer. Illustrated throughout with photographs by Borri & Figlio and drawings...

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1896 Gibb Holmes Naval And Military Trophies First Edition Leather Binding
1896 Gibb Holmes Naval And Military Trophies First Edition Leather Binding

Price: £250.00

A illustrated first edition of this art collection on Naval and Military history, in attractive leather binding. Illustrated with 36 colour plates of water colour drawings by William Gibb, With an introduction by F. M. Viscount...

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1896 Illustrated History of the Union Stockyard Grand Humour First Edition Illustrated Scarce
1896 Illustrated History of the Union Stockyard Grand Humour First Edition Illustrated Scarce

Price: £375.00

A fascinating work, very scarce, on this landmark in 1890's Chicago. Containing humorous tales from the Union Stockyards in Chicago, or (as proclaimed in the text): "The Greatest Live...

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1896 Inderwick The Inner Temple Early History Records 1505-1603 First Edition
1896 Inderwick The Inner Temple Early History Records 1505-1603 First Edition

Price: £84.99

The Inner Temple: Its Early History, as Illustrated by its Records, 1505-1603, being a Calendar of the Inner Temple Records. With a photogravure to frontispiece and engraved decorative pieces. First edition. Edited with Introduction...

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1896 Les MARECHAUX De NAPOLEON Desire Lacroix Illustrated
1896 Les MARECHAUX De NAPOLEON Desire Lacroix Illustrated

Price: £99.99

A detailed and fascinating French history book about Napoleon's Marshalls. Featuring fifty four portraits and engravings. Two armorial bookplates to front pastedown and front free-endpaper. With original paper wraps bound...

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1896 Lieber's Standard Telegraphic Code B. Franklin Lieber Telegrams
1896 Lieber's Standard Telegraphic Code B. Franklin Lieber Telegrams

Price: £60.00

A collection of codeworks for use in telegrams, compiled by Benjamin Franklin Lieber. 'Lieber's Standard Telegraphic Code' is a simplified and condensed list of codewords used for telegrams....

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1896 The Inner Temple Early History Records 1505-1603 Inderwick First Edition
1896 The Inner Temple Early History Records 1505-1603 Inderwick First Edition

Price: £74.99

The Inner Temple: Its Early History, as Illustrated by its Records, 1505-1603, being a Calendar of the Inner Temple Records.  First edition. Edited with Introduction and Notes by F. A. Inderwick, a Master of the Bench, published...

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1896 The Year After the Armada Martin A. S. Hume First Edition Illustrated
1896 The Year After the Armada Martin A. S. Hume First Edition Illustrated

Price: £30.00

A first edition copy of this fascinating collection of historical studies by the English historian Martin Andrew Sharp Hume. Collated, complete with five illustrated portrait plates. ...

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1896-1898 2vol Discovery of America John Fiske Illustrated Folding Map
1896-1898 2vol Discovery of America John Fiske Illustrated Folding Map

Price: £40.00

A very smart and copiously illustrated copy of this fascinating study of the Age of Discovery or Exploration in 'Ancient America', by the notable American philosopher and historian John Fiske. ...

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1896-1900 5vol Histoire de la Litterature Grecque Croiset Leather
1896-1900 5vol Histoire de la Litterature Grecque Croiset Leather

Price: £290.00

A complete five volume set of this fascinating history of Greek literature, by Alfred Croiset and Maurice Croiset. Alfred Croiset and Maurice Croiset were the two sons of the notable ancient...

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1896-97 4vol Life of Napoleon Bonaparte William Sloane Illus
1896-97 4vol Life of Napoleon Bonaparte William Sloane Illus

Price: £245.00

A complete four volume set of Sloane's informative and enlightening biography about Napoleon Bonaparte. Complete in four volumes. The ‘Life of Napoleon Bonaparte’ is a detailed...

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1897 List of Parish Registers and Other Genealogical Works F A Crisp
1897  List of Parish Registers and Other Genealogical Works F A Crisp

Price: £29.99

A list of genealogical and parish registers from across the country from a private press. Arranged by county. Bookplate of 'Heraldry Today' to rear pastedown.

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1897 2 Vol James Breck Perkins France Under Louis XV First Edition Fine binding
1897 2 Vol James Breck Perkins France Under Louis XV First Edition Fine binding

Price: £395.00

A two volume first edition of American historian James Breck Perkins' 'France Under Louis XV'.James Breck Perkins (1847 1910) was an American historian, a United States Congressman, and a writer. Recognized as the leading authority...

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1897 A Short History of Our Own Times Justin McCarthy
1897 A Short History of Our Own Times Justin McCarthy

Price: £88.00

A smart copy of this Justin McCarthy history of the British Empire.New edition.

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1897 English Wayfaring Life in the Middle Ages XIV Century Fifth Ed J Jusserand
1897 English Wayfaring Life in the Middle Ages XIV Century Fifth Ed J Jusserand

Price: £30.00

A concise historical work on the Middle Ages.Originally written by Jean Jules Jusserand. This edition has been translated from the original French of Jusserand into English by Lucy Toulmin Smith.Illustrated throughout.The fifth...

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1897 Family Records Ashworth P. Burke Genealogy Illustrated
1897 Family Records Ashworth P. Burke Genealogy Illustrated

Price: £99.99

A detailed genealogical anthology from editor of the Landed Gentry, Ashworth P. Burke. Illustrated with family crests throughout.

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1897 Genealogy List of Parish Registers and Other Genealogical Works F A Crisp
1897 Genealogy List of Parish Registers and Other Genealogical Works F A Crisp

Price: £29.99

A privately printed list of genealogical and parish registers from across the country. Arranged by county. Bookplate of 'George's, Park Street, Bristol' to front pastedown, and of 'Heraldry Today' to rear pastedown.

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1897 Madden Diary Of Master William Silence Study Shakespeare Elizabethan Sport
1897 Madden Diary Of Master William Silence Study Shakespeare Elizabethan Sport

Price: £69.99

The Diary of Master William Silence: A Study of Shakespeare and of Elizabethan Sport by the Right Hon. D. H. Madden. With illustrated head and tail pieces. First edition. A preface to front by the author dated April 23, 1897. Dodgson...

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1897 Natalia Condensed History Natal Zululand Ingram Illustrated Very Scarce 1st
1897 Natalia Condensed History Natal Zululand Ingram Illustrated Very Scarce 1st

Price: £140.00

A very scarce first edition of this work describing the history and colonisation of Natal and Zululand in South Africa, heavily illustrated throughout. A very scarce work. The first edition...

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1897 SHORT STUDIES ON GREAT SUBJECTS James Froude vol. iv
1897 SHORT STUDIES ON GREAT SUBJECTS James Froude vol. iv

Price: £37.99

A first edition of this fascinating collection of socio-historical essays, including Life and Times of Thomas Beckett, The Oxford Counter-Reformation and A Cagliostro of the Second Century. It features a prize bookplate on the front...

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1897 STORY CUBA Struggles Liberty MURAT HALSTEAD scarce
1897 STORY CUBA Struggles Liberty MURAT HALSTEAD scarce

Price: £44.99

A fascinating look at the history of Cuba, written by Murat Halstead (September 2, 1829 July 2, 1908), an American newspaper editor and magazine writer and a correspondent during three wars. Includes a frontispiece and many...

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1897 The Eastern Wonderland Picture of Japanese Life D. C. Angus Illustrated
1897 The Eastern Wonderland Picture of Japanese Life D. C. Angus Illustrated

Price: £90.00

A attractive bound copy of D. C. Angus on Japanese culture, to be read by young people. This work was designed with 'the object of giving English children- say from eight to fourteen years...

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1897 The Talisman A Tale of The Crusaders Sir Walter Scott Historical Novel
1897 The Talisman A Tale of The Crusaders Sir Walter Scott Historical Novel

Price: £40.00

An historical novel by popular author, Sir Walter Scott. With an illustrated frontispiece. The 'Victoria' edition of this work. Sir Walter Scott was a popular Scottish historical novelist. His...

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1897 Twenty-Four Annual Report of the Director of the Mint to the Secretary
1897 Twenty-Four Annual Report of the Director of the Mint to the Secretary

Price: £80.00

A very scarce work of American coin history dating from the latter half of the nineteenth century. In the publisher's original cloth binding, this very scarce work of American coin manufacturing...

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1897 William Andrews England in the Days of Old 1st Edition History
1897 William Andrews England in the Days of Old 1st Edition History

Price: £25.00

An interesting look at aspects of social and domestic history, from when wigs were worn to morris dancing. A first edition.

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1897-1908 25Vol Visitation of England and Wales F. A. Crisp Limited Signed Ed
1897-1908 25Vol Visitation of England and Wales F. A. Crisp Limited Signed Ed

Price: £900.00

A vast collection of these detailed genealogy works, being limited editions and privately printed. Each volume is limited to either one-hundred and fifty or five hundred copies, individually numbered and neatly signed by the...

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1897-98 3vol Glibert A' Beckett The Comic History of England Rome John Leech
1897-98 3vol Glibert A' Beckett The Comic History of England Rome John Leech

Price: £150.00

Three illustrated volumes of Beckett's Comic Histories of Rome and England.Gilbert Abbott Beckett (9 January 1811 30 August 1856) was an English humorist, and belonged to a family claiming descent from Thomas Becket.A'Beckett's intention,...

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1897-98 3vol The Comic History of England Rome Glibert Abbot A Becket John Leech
1897-98 3vol The Comic History of England Rome Glibert Abbot A Becket John Leech

Price: £165.00

Three illustrated volumes of Beckett's Comic Histories of Rome and England. Gilbert Abbott Beckett (9 January 1811 30 August 1856) was an English humorist, and belonged to a family claiming descent from Thomas Becket. A'Beckett's...

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1898 2vols France The Revolution The Constitution John Edward Courtenay Bodley
1898 2vols France The Revolution The Constitution John Edward Courtenay Bodley

Price: £95.00

The complete two volumes of John Edward Courtenay Bodley's France.With sections on 'The Revolution and Modern France', 'The Constitution and the Chief of State', 'The Parliamentary System' and 'Political Parties'.With a timeline of...

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1898 A Short History of Our Own Times Justin McCarthy New Edition
1898 A Short History of Our Own Times Justin McCarthy New Edition

Price: £38.00

An insight into Victorian history written from a contemporary standpoint. A new edition. Being from the accession of Queen Victoria to the general election of 1880. This work touches on the...

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1898 A Sketch Origin History Lower Mosley Street Day Sunday Schools Ephemera
1898 A Sketch Origin History Lower Mosley Street Day Sunday Schools Ephemera

Price: £49.99

A history of the Lower Mosley Street Day and Sunday Schools, with four interesting items of ephemera. Including two attractive tickets to reunion gatherings of past and present members of the Sunday School.

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1898 Charles I John Skelton Jean Boussod First Edition Colour Illustrated
1898 Charles I John Skelton Jean Boussod First Edition Colour Illustrated

Price: £155.00

A beautifully illustrated biography of Charles I, by the renowned Scottish author Sir John Skelton. Published by the renowned fine art publisher, Goupil and co. Collated, with complete forty...

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1898 Folk-Lore Old Customs and Tales Signed First Edition Fletcher Moss Uncommon
1898 Folk-Lore Old Customs and Tales Signed First Edition Fletcher Moss Uncommon

Price: £180.00

An uncommon signed first edition of this fascinating work on English folk-lore of Didsbury near Manchester. With many monochrome photographs.Inscribed by the author to dedication page, as well as by a previous owner to the front endpaper....

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1898 Jeanne d'Arc M le Nordez Fine Binding Engraved Plates
1898 Jeanne d'Arc M le Nordez Fine Binding Engraved Plates

Price: £148.00

A sizeable history of the life of Joan of Arc, in French.Illustrated throughout with 33 plates and numerous engravings in the text.Albert-Leon-Marie Le Nordez (Montebourg 1844- 1922) was a French bishop of Dijon, from 1898, who was...

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1898 Lady Newdigate-Newdegate The Cheverels History Genealogy Illustrations
1898 Lady Newdigate-Newdegate The Cheverels History Genealogy Illustrations

Price: £30.00

A history of the Newdegate family at the Arbury Estate up to 1898. The title, The Cheverels, was taken from the characters created by George Eliot, who based Cheverel Manor on Arbury Hall.

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1898 Russia’s Sea Power Navy George Sydenham Clarke Maps Illustrated First Ed
1898 Russia’s Sea Power Navy George Sydenham Clarke Maps Illustrated First Ed

Price: £55.00

A work of naval history exploring the history of the Russian Navy up until the late nineteenth century. A scarce copy of this work by George Clarke. In the publisher's original cloth binding....

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1898 SCARCE Crecy and Calais George Wrottesley LIMITED FIRST EDITION
1898 SCARCE Crecy and Calais George Wrottesley LIMITED FIRST EDITION

Price: £995.00

This is a scarce first edition of this history of the battle and banners of Crecy and Calais.Limited to 100 copies.This edition is signed "Stirling" , a relation to John De Stirling who is mentioned throughout the book. Sir John...

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1898 The Story of the British Coinage
1898 The Story of the British Coinage

Price: £35.00

A pleasing first edition copy of this fascinating work on the origin and history of coined money, by Gertrude Burford Rawlings. A charming and authoritative work on coined money, essential for...

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1898 The Story of The Philippines Murat Halstead Illustrated History
1898 The Story of The Philippines Murat Halstead Illustrated History

Price: £120.00

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1898 Transactions of Second International Library Conference First Edition Talks
1898 Transactions of Second International Library Conference First Edition Talks

Price: £59.99

A scarce first edition of talks given at the second international library conference. The conference included the American Library Association and representatives from Austria to Japan.Chapters on female library assistants and competitive...

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1898 W. H. Mallock Aristocracy & Evolution
1898 W. H. Mallock Aristocracy & Evolution

Price: £59.99

A very good and attractive copy of Mallock's Aristocracy and Evolution.William Hurrell Mallock (1849 1923) was an English novelist and economics writer.The book contains such chapters as 'The Motives of the Exceptional Wealth-Producer',...

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1898-1901 3vol The Publications of Surtees Society Account Rolls Abbey Durham
1898-1901 3vol The Publications of Surtees Society Account Rolls Abbey Durham

Price: £59.99

Three volumes containing extracts from the account rolls of the Abbey of Durham. Volumes 99, 100 and 103 only. The Surtees Society is a text publication society based in Durham in northern England. The society was established on...

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1898/1899 2vol Samuel Gardiner John Skelton First Edition Cromwell Charles
1898/1899 2vol Samuel Gardiner John Skelton First Edition Cromwell Charles

Price: £390.00

An uncommon two volume set of books on Charles I and Oliver Cromwell. Commanding conflicting forces during the English Civil War, Charles' belief in the Divine Right Of Kings as well his marriage to a Roman Catholic was at odds with...

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1899 4vol Memoirs of the Duc de Saint-Simon Wormeley First Thus Edition Illustrated
1899 4vol Memoirs of the Duc de Saint-Simon Wormeley First Thus Edition Illustrated

Price: £120.00

A first edition copy of Wormeley's translation of the copious memoirs of Louis de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon, deemed as a 'classic' of French literature, giving a detailed and entertaining account of the last year of...

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1899 A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Ireland
1899 A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Ireland

Price: £300.00

An edition of 'Burke's Landed Gentry', with this volume focusing solely on the landed gentry of Ireland at the turn of the century, illustrated with in-text illustrations throughout. The ninth...

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1899 A History of French Literature Edward Dowden New Impression Relfe Binding
1899 A History of French Literature Edward Dowden New Impression Relfe Binding

Price: £50.00

An historical work regarding French literature.In a prize binding by Relfe Brothers. Their binder's stamp is to the verso of front endpaper.This book was a prize from Thetford Girls' Grammar School as noted by the school crest to the...

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1899 British Empire and Alliances Scholes First Edition Very Scarce Illustrated
1899 British Empire and Alliances Scholes First Edition Very Scarce Illustrated

Price: £120.00

A very scarce first edition copy of this fascinating critique of British imperialism, by the prolific Black Edwardian author Theophilus E. S. Scholes. Theophilus E. S. Scholes was a Jamaica-born,...

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1899 Caesar's Conquest of Gaul Thomas Holmes First Edition Folding Maps
1899 Caesar's Conquest of Gaul Thomas Holmes First Edition Folding Maps

Price: £240.00

The first edition of this important history of the Roman conquest of Gaul from Thomas Rice Holmes. Illustrated with nine folding plates (collated, complete) and an engraved frontispiece. Thomas Rice Edward Holmes (24 May...

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1899 Coronation Book of CHARLES V of France by DEWICK
1899 Coronation Book of CHARLES V of France by DEWICK

Price: £69.99

A scarce copy of The Coronation Book of Charles V. of France by the Henry Bradshaw Society. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and armorial decoration. First edition. With 41 plates, seven of which are in colour. ...

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1899 Elizabeth and Her German Garden Elizabeth Von Arnim Rebound
1899 Elizabeth and Her German Garden Elizabeth Von Arnim Rebound

Price: £44.00

The fifth edition of Elizabeth Von Arnim's novel about the growth and progress of a German garden over a year. The fifth edition of this work. 'Elizabeth and Her German Garden' is a semi-autobiographical...

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1899 Lives And Times Of the Early Valois Queens By C Bearne Illustrated First Ed
1899 Lives And Times Of the Early Valois Queens By C Bearne Illustrated First Ed

Price: £130.00

A history of the Lives and Times of the Early Valois Queens illustrated by Edwards H. Bearne from ancient drawings, prints, etc. A history of three Queens who were powerful and influential, taking part in the most important events...

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1899 Mackinac Formerly Michilimackinac John R. Bailey Inscribed by Author Scarce
1899 Mackinac Formerly Michilimackinac John R. Bailey Inscribed by Author Scarce

Price: £79.00

A very scarce work of American topography from the nineteenth century exploring the island of Mackinac or Michilimackinac. Very scarce. Bound in a full cloth binding, with gilt lettering. ...

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1899 Modern England From the Reform Bill Justin McCarthy Relfe Binding
1899 Modern England From the Reform Bill Justin McCarthy Relfe Binding

Price: £74.99

An attractively-bound history of England from the Napoleonic wars to the abolition of slavery. Illustrated throughout with numerous engravings. Bound by the Relfe brothers (ink stamp to front endpaper).

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1899 Modern Spain 1788-1898 The Story of Nations Hume First Edition Uncommon Illustrated
1899 Modern Spain 1788-1898 The Story of Nations Hume First Edition Uncommon Illustrated

Price: £37.00

An attractive uncommon first edition copy of this fascinating study of Spain in the late eighteenth and nineteenth century, by the English historian Martin Andrew Sharp Hume. In the publisher's...

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1899 Pipes and Smoking Customs of the American Aborigines McGuire
1899 Pipes and Smoking Customs of the American Aborigines McGuire

Price: £140.00

A fascinating work published by the Smithsonian Institution; offering a detailed history about the earliest tobacco users, based on the material held in the U.S. National Museum. This work...

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1899 The Rise of the Dutch Republic John Lothrop Motley Complete One Volume
1899 The Rise of the Dutch Republic John Lothrop Motley Complete One Volume

Price: £68.00

John Lothrop Motley's famous historical work.Complete in one volume. In a Relfe brother's binding, as indicated by the binder's stamp to the verso of front endpaper.With a prize bookplate of Thetford Girls Grammar School to front pastedown.John...

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1899 The Rise of the Dutch Republic John Lothrop Motley Frontispiece
1899 The Rise of the Dutch Republic John Lothrop Motley Frontispiece

Price: £49.99

J. L. Motley's popular history of the Netherlands, first published in 1856. With a frontispiece. A new edition, complete in one volume.

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1899 The Rise of the DUTCH REPUBLIC Lothrop Motley
1899 The Rise of the DUTCH REPUBLIC Lothrop Motley

Price: £59.99

A history of the development of the Dutch Republic between 1581 and 1795, preceeding the country's modern state as the Kingdom of the Netherlands. John Lothrop Motley (18141877) was an American historian and diplomat. With frontispiece...

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1899 Transactions of the Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society
1899 Transactions of the Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society

Price: £55.00

A six volume set of works being a record of the British and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society spanning fifty-four years. Six volumes. Uniformly bound in the publisher's original binding....

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1899 West African Studies
1899 West African Studies

Price: £145.00

The first edition of this ethnological work by Mary Kingsley, an avid naturalist and traveller. This is one of two travel accounts by Kingsley, which became immediate best-sellers. It is said...

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1899-1900 4Vol How England Saved Europe Fitchett Maps Illustrations
1899-1900 4Vol How England Saved Europe Fitchett Maps Illustrations

Price: £280.00

This is a four volume set, the first American edition, of this history of the Napoleonic Wars.Complete in four volumes.Illustrated throughout with portraits, facsimiles and plans.William Henry Fitchett was an Australian journalist...

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1899-1901 5vol Works of Francis Parkman Oregon Pioneers of France and More
1899-1901 5vol Works of Francis Parkman Oregon Pioneers of France and More

Price: £125.00

A collection of works by American historian Francis Parkman New Library edition. Containing volume I (Pioneers of France in the New World), volume II (The Jesuits in North America in Seventeenth Century), volume III (La Salle and...

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1900 17vols in1 Excursions British Association for the Advancement of Science
1900 17vols in1 Excursions British Association for the Advancement of Science

Price: £120.00

An interesting and scarce source used by members of the British Association for the Advancement of Science in Bradford, for their excursions. Being a collection of useful guides for various activities and locations around...

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1900 2 Vols A History of Our Own Times Mccarthy Queen Victoria General Election
1900 2 Vols A History of Our Own Times Mccarthy Queen Victoria General Election

Price: £250.00

A beautiful set of this late Victorian history from the accession of Queen Victoria to the general election of 1880.Details the Opium war, famine, the invasion of Crimea, Civil war in America, the Fenian Movement and the anti-climax...

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1900 A Genealogical and Heraldic History of The Landed Gentry of Great Britain
1900 A Genealogical and Heraldic History of The Landed Gentry of Great Britain

Price: £90.00

A lovely example of this work of British genealogy by Sir Bernard Burke and edited by his son Ashworth P. Burke. Tenth edition. Burke's Landed Gentry is a extensive reference work listing...

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1900 Arthur William Beckett London End Century Book Gossip Victorian
1900 Arthur William Beckett London End Century Book Gossip Victorian

Price: £75.00

A very scarce first edition of this self-styled 'book of gossip' by Arthur William a Beckett.Approaching his gossp a diverse range of subjects and means, Beckett includes such chapters as A Peep into Stageland, The Premier Club of...

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1900 CANADA Hand Book of NEW BRUNSWICK Albert Hickman
1900 CANADA Hand Book of NEW BRUNSWICK Albert Hickman

Price: £330.00

A fascinating piece of Canadian history, a turn-of-the-century guide to the province of New Brunswick, prepared by New Brunswick engineer and novelist William Albert Hickman. With an Agent General for New Brunswick ink...

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1900 Cheiro's Language of the Hand Palmistry Illustrated
1900 Cheiro's Language of the Hand Palmistry Illustrated

Price: £60.00

An interesting guide to palmistry by the leader in occultism, 'Cheiro'. This is an interesting guide to palmistry, with thorough notes accompanying the illustrations. It includes reproductions...

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1900 Electricians and the Marvels Walter Jerrold Second Edition Allman Binding
1900 Electricians and the Marvels Walter Jerrold Second Edition Allman Binding

Price: £250.00

An instructional work on the history of electronics and electricians.With a portrait frontispiece of Thomas Edison.The second edition of this work.Undated, dated from Copac. In a prize binding by Allman and Son, London. Binder's stamp...

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1900 History of South Africa George McCall Theal Republic and Native Territories
1900 History of South Africa George McCall Theal Republic and Native Territories

Price: £27.00

A uncommon work that explore the history of South Africa, written by a notable historian and archivist, George McCall Theal. Second edition. An uncommon work of South Africa history from...

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1900 Lady Blessington Beaux Belles of England J. Molloy Illus Limited Edition
1900 Lady Blessington Beaux Belles of England J. Molloy Illus Limited Edition

Price: £55.00

A nicely bound limited edition biography of Marguerite Gardiner, the Countess of Blessington, written by J. Fitzgerald Molloy, illustrated throughout, including with a colour frontispiece. A...

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1900 Les Trois Couleurs France son Histoire G. Montorgueil Illustrated French
1900 Les Trois Couleurs France son Histoire G. Montorgueil Illustrated French

Price: £160.00

A profusely illustrated work, written in the original French by Georges Montorgueil. In the publisher's original cloth binding. In the original French. With the previous owners ink inscription...

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1900 Marriage Licence Bonds in the Suffolk Archdeaconry Registry at Ipswich
1900 Marriage Licence Bonds in the Suffolk Archdeaconry Registry at Ipswich

Price: £120.00

A very scarce first edition of this work documenting the marriage licence bonds in Ipswich from 1663 to 1750. The first edition of this work. A very scarce work. A limited edition work, limited...

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1900 Narrative Of General Venables Papers Expedition To West Indies Edited Firth
1900 Narrative Of General Venables Papers Expedition To West Indies Edited Firth

Price: £39.99

The Narrative of General Venables with an Appendix of Papers Relating to the Expedition to the West Indies and the Conquest Of Jamaica 1654-55. Edited for the Royal Historical Society by Sir Charles Harding Firth (1857 - 1936), a...

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1900 PALESTINE EXPLORATION FUND History ARCHAEOLOGY
1900 PALESTINE EXPLORATION FUND History ARCHAEOLOGY

Price: £53.99

Bound in original printed paper wraps and illustrated with aprox 13 folding plates and many other plates and in text illustrations. This is the fund's quarterly statement for January 1900 which includes; Fourth Report on te Excavation...

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1900 Pedigree Work A Handbook for the Genealogist WPW Phillimore Date Book
1900 Pedigree Work A Handbook for the Genealogist WPW Phillimore Date Book

Price: £35.00

A heraldic work on genealogy.With information on surnames, how to search family histories, borough records, public libraries and more.Written by genealogist, publisher and solicitor William Phillimore Watts Phillimore.

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1900 Pyramids and Progress John Ward Sketches from Egypt First Edition Illus
1900 Pyramids and Progress John Ward Sketches from Egypt First Edition Illus

Price: £36.00

The first edition of this archaeological study regarding Egypt and the pyramids. In the publisher's original binding. This work has an introduction by pioneering Assyriologist and linguist,...

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1900 Pyramids and Progress Sketches From Egypt John Ward Sayce Illustrated 1st
1900 Pyramids and Progress Sketches From Egypt John Ward Sayce Illustrated 1st

Price: £36.00

The first edition of this illustrated work on pyramids and Egypt by John Ward. The first edition of this work. An interesting look into the archaeological and architectural study of pyramids...

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1900 Select Charters and Other Illustrations of English Constitutional History
1900 Select Charters and Other Illustrations of English Constitutional History

Price: £35.00

An historical work on English constitutional history.From the earliest times through to the reign of Edward the First.The Eighth edition.The original work has been rebound into a larger clothbound work with intermittent blank pages...

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1900 South Africa Its History Heroes Wars Four Books By Mackenzie Illustrated
1900 South Africa Its History Heroes Wars Four Books By Mackenzie Illustrated

Price: £110.00

A highly illustrated collection of four books about South African History, Wars and with some biographies. Superbly illustrated with original drawings and photographs under the direction of George Spiel. Four volumes bound in one,...

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1900 The Registers of the Abbey Church of SS. Peter and Paul, Bath
1900 The Registers of the Abbey Church of SS. Peter and Paul, Bath

Price: £45.00

A very scarce volume looking at the historical baptisms, marriages, and burials at Bath Abbey from the years 1569 to 1800. A very scarce work, Volume I only of a two volume set. Part of the...

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1900 Trois Femmes de LA REVOLUTION Leopold Lacour
1900 Trois Femmes de LA REVOLUTION  Leopold Lacour

Price: £119.99

A first edition of Leopold Lacour's Trois Femmes de La Rvolution. Bound in half-leather, with gilt lettering. First edition. Presentation copy with author's signature. With Ronald Lindsay's armorial nameplate on the front pastedown. Lopold...

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1900-01 2vol With the Flag to Pretoria Boer War H W Wilson Illustrated
1900-01 2vol With the Flag to Pretoria Boer War H W Wilson Illustrated

Price: £110.00

An illustrated history of the Boer War.Illustrated throughout with numerous photographs and drawings taken mainly from photographs and authentic sketches in South Africa, along with two folding coloured maps. Herbert Wrigley Wilson...

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1900-1 11vo Les Origines de la France Contermporaine H Taine Complete French
1900-1 11vo Les Origines de la France Contermporaine H Taine Complete French

Price: £300.00

Hippolyte Taine's famous work on the history of France. Containing all sections of this work as follows:L'Ancien Regime, two volumes. La Revolution L'Anarchie, two volumes, La Revolution La Conquete Jacobine, two volumes, La Revolution...

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1901 2vol Bengal Under the Lieutenant-Governors 1st Ed Scarce Illus CE Buckland
1901 2vol Bengal Under the Lieutenant-Governors 1st Ed Scarce Illus CE Buckland

Price: £160.00

The scarce first edition of this history of the Lieutenant-Governors of British India between 1854 and 1898. This work delves into the key events during this period and discusses the individuals who were in charge of...

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1901 2vol The Bastille Capt the Hon Bingham Attractive Binding Illustrated
1901 2vol The Bastille Capt the Hon Bingham Attractive Binding Illustrated

Price: £330.00

A handsomely-bound history of the Bastille. Illustrated throughout with many tissue-guarded plates.With a preface by James Breck Perkins.Containing chapters on the, 'Pacte de Famine', the siege, Madame de Staal and many others.Complete...

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1901 Charles II Osmund Airy Plates Limited Edition Colour Frontispiece
1901 Charles II Osmund Airy Plates Limited Edition Colour Frontispiece

Price: £110.00

A limited edition of this work on Charles II.Number 387 of 1250.Profusely illustrated including 40 full page plates engraved by Manzi, Joyant and Co.Osmund Airy was an English historian who specialised in Charles II.

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1901 George Sitwell Country Life in the Seventeenth Century Private Press Signed
1901 George Sitwell Country Life in the Seventeenth Century Private Press Signed

Price: £270.00

A very scarce edition of Sir George Sitwell's Country Life in the Seventeenth Century with black and white illustrations throughout.Printed in 1901 by Sitwell at his private Scarborough press, this copy is signed by the author to a...

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1901 Sesame and Lilies John Ruskin Allman Binding Essays
1901 Sesame and Lilies John Ruskin Allman Binding Essays

Price: £38.99

An attractively bound pair of essays by critic and philanthropist, John Ruskin. Containing two lectures: Of King's Treasuries and Of Queen's Gardens. Fifty-fourth thousand in original form, with new preface. In an Allman's...

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1901 The Life and Work of St Paul Illustrated Frederic Farrar History Christian
1901 The Life and Work of St Paul Illustrated Frederic Farrar History Christian

Price: £79.00

A work of Christian history by Frederic W Farrar.Illustrated, with a frontispiece and fifteen further illustrations.Frederic W Farrar was a Church of England cleric, schoolteacher and author. He was also a pallbearer...

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1901 War Impressions Being A Record in Colour Mortimer Menpes Illustrated
1901 War Impressions Being A Record in Colour Mortimer Menpes Illustrated

Price: £175.00

A profusely illustrated volume explores Mortimer Menpes's time in South Africa. An interesting piece of personal military history. Transcribing the story of her father's time in a war zone,...

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1901-03 13vol Francis Parkman's Works With Life Of Parkman By Charles H Farnham
1901-03 13vol Francis Parkman's Works With Life Of Parkman By Charles H Farnham

Price: £350.00

A scarce full collection of New Library Edition of Francis Parkman's Works with photogravure illustrations to frontispieces and with maps and illustrations throughout some volumes. together with A Life of Francis Parkman by...

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1902 3vol History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella Prescott Mudie Binding
1902 3vol History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella Prescott Mudie Binding

Price: £260.00

An attractive set of William H. Prescott's historical work on the Catholic Monarchs, Queen Isabella I of Castile and King Ferdinand II of Aragon. Complete in three volumes. Bound by Mudie, with a binder's stamp to the verso of...

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1902 4vol A Short History of the English People J R Green Colour Illustrations
1902 4vol A Short History of the English People J R Green Colour Illustrations

Price: £440.00

A comprehensive history of England from historian John Richard Green. Illustrated edition, edited by Mrs J. R. Green and Miss Kate Norgate. With thirty-one plates (collated complete), many of which are coloured and including two...

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1902 The CONNOISSEUR Illustrated MAGAZINE Collectors
1902 The CONNOISSEUR Illustrated MAGAZINE Collectors

Price: £59.99

Leather bound volume with gilt title to the spine, marble front and end papers and many plates and illustrations. The Connoisseur is a fine art publication and famous collectors' magazine lavishly illustrated with full page plates....

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1902 The Gunpowder Plot and Mounteagle's Letter Henry Hawkes Spink
1902 The Gunpowder Plot and Mounteagle's Letter Henry Hawkes Spink

Price: £69.99

A history of the Gunpowder Plot of 1605. Including two letters, one from the author, and one to the author. With a frontispiece of Plowland House.

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1902 Three Years War Christiaan Rudolf de Wet Folding Map
1902 Three Years War Christiaan Rudolf de Wet Folding Map

Price: £29.99

A history of the Three Years War from Christiaan Rudolf de Wet. Including a large folding map to the rear.

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1902 VICTOR DU BLED La Societe Francaise C16th-20th
1902 VICTOR DU BLED La Societe Francaise C16th-20th

Price: £39.99

One volume bound in quarter leather with marble paper-covered boards. Victor du Bled (1848-1927). French historian and writer. This is one volume only of du Bled's history on French life and customs. This volume covers the Seventeenth...

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1902-03 4Vol A Short History of the English People John Green Illus Kate Norgate
1902-03 4Vol A Short History of the English People John Green Illus Kate Norgate

Price: £480.00

This is a four volume set of this history of England. Complete in four volumes.Illustrated throughout with maps, full page plates and vignettes. John Richard Green was an English Historian who was born and educated in Oxford. Though...

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1903 2vols The Book of Ser Marco Polo the Venetian Henry Yule Illustrated Notes
1903 2vols The Book of Ser Marco Polo the Venetian Henry Yule Illustrated Notes

Price: £675.00

An English translation of the works of Marco Polo.The third edition of this translation, 'revised throughout in the light of recent discoveries by Henri Cordier of Paris.' With a memoir of the translator, Henry Yule, by his daughter...

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1903 7vol Dagligt Liv I Norden i Det Sekstende Aarhundrede Danish History Work
1903 7vol Dagligt Liv I Norden i Det Sekstende Aarhundrede Danish History Work

Price: £225.00

Fourteen volumes in Seven of Troels Frederik Lund's historical work.In the original Danish.I.  I Bog. Land Og Folk and 2. Bog. Bonder-Og Kobstadboliger II. 3. Bog. Boliger: Herregaarde og Slotte and 4. Bog:...

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1903 Adolf Weichert Die Legio XXII Primigenia German
1903 Adolf Weichert Die Legio XXII Primigenia German

Price: £135.00

Opuscula  A German 1903 edition of Die Legio XXII Primigenia.Legio XXII Primigenia (Latin for "Twenty-second legion Primigenia" , dedicated to the goddess Fortuna Primigenia) was a Roman legion levied by Roman Emperor Caligula...

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1903 An Ordinary of Arms Contained in the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland
1903 An Ordinary of Arms Contained in the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland

Price: £70.00

A fascinating reference work on Scottish heraldry by James Balfour Paul, the Lord Lyon King of Arms from 1890 until the end of 1926. A second edition copy. With an errata page to the rear...

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1903 Egypt Painted and Described R Talbot Kelly Bayntun Binding Illus
1903 Egypt Painted and Described R Talbot Kelly Bayntun Binding Illus

Price: £650.00

A beautifully illustrated work regarding Egypt, handsomely bound by George Bayntun of Bath. Collated complete with seventy five full page coloured plates depicting a variety of the aspects...

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1903 Hernando de Soto Goncalo Silvestre R B Cunninghame Graham
1903 Hernando de Soto Goncalo Silvestre R B Cunninghame Graham

Price: £44.00

The first edition of this biography regarding Spanish conquistador, Hernando de Soto. Written by prolific biographer and adventurer, Robert Bontine Cunninghame Graham. In the original green...

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1903 Old Quebec The Fortress Of New France By G Parker And C Byran Illustrations
1903 Old Quebec The Fortress Of New France By G Parker And C Byran Illustrations

Price: £29.99

A history of Old Quebec The Fortress of New France by Gilbert Parker and Claude Bryan with numerous black and white illustrations throughout including a two-page map. With note and prelude to front and appendices and index to...

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1903 Port Tarascon Last Adventures of the Illustrious Tartarin Alphonse Daudet
1903 Port Tarascon Last Adventures of the Illustrious Tartarin Alphonse Daudet

Price: £39.99

A 1902 new edition of Port Tarascon by Alphonse Daudet. Alphonse Daudet (13 May 1840 16 December 1897) was a French novelist. The year 1872 brought the famous Aventures prodigieuses de Tartarin de Tarascon,...

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1903 The First Empires the Origin, Growth and Development of the Empire
1903 The First Empires the Origin, Growth and Development of the Empire

Price: £39.99

A fascinating exploration into leaders, rulers, and empires from the earliest records to the consolidation of the empire in  2000 B.C. Illustrated throughout and featuring a folding map bound into the rear. With a tipped...

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1903 The Genealogist's Guide
1903 The Genealogist's Guide

Price: £70.00

A fascinating reference work on genealogy by the renowned English officer of arms, George William Marshall ;rebound in two volumes. Rebound in a half vellum binding with cloth over boards and...

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1903 Une France Oubliee L'Acadie Illustrated
1903 Une France Oubliee L'Acadie Illustrated

Price: £175.00

Gaston du Boscq de Beaumont informative book about the former colony of Acadia. Acadia was a colony in New France in North America, which included Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Cape Breton...

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1903-1909 2Vols Carlyle A History Of Mediaeval Political Theory In The West
1903-1909 2Vols Carlyle A History Of Mediaeval Political Theory In The West

Price: £75.00

A scarce two volume set on Medieval history.Focussing on, in first volume, the Second to the Ninth Centuries and from the Tenth to Thirteenth Centuries in the second, the volumes here are a detailed and all encompassing view of political...

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1903-4 Works of L Motley Dutch Republic Fine Binding Plates Illustrated
1903-4 Works of L Motley Dutch Republic Fine Binding Plates Illustrated

Price: £1,100.00

The complete and illustrated works of John Lothrop Motley in nine volumes.With 10 plates throughout the volumes.Each book has a steel engraved fontispiece.Complete in itself the set is broken down into three sections comprised of several...

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1904 Famous Fighters of the Fleet Edward Fraser Plates
1904 Famous Fighters of the Fleet Edward Fraser Plates

Price: £90.00

A beautiful copy of this volume of navy tales.With a black and white photographic frontispiece, and a number of plates.

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1904 Kelly's Handbook to the Titled Landed and Official Classes Genealogy
1904 Kelly's Handbook to the Titled Landed and Official Classes Genealogy

Price: £49.99

An uncommon copy of this detailed referential work, listing the known higher class family names of 1904.Twenty-ninth annual edition. With contemporary advertisements to the endpapers.

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1904 Krishna and Orpheus The Great Initiates of the East and West Edouard Schure F Rothwell
1904 Krishna and Orpheus The Great Initiates of the East and West Edouard Schure F Rothwell

Price: £225.00

A very scarce English translation of this work by the French polymath Edouard Schure. Translated into English by F Rothwell. Edouard Roth wrote in a range of forms including philosophy, poetry,...

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1904 Lectures History Middle Ages George D Ferguson Canada FIRST Edition Scarce
1904 Lectures History Middle Ages George D Ferguson Canada FIRST Edition Scarce

Price: £69.99

A scarce first edition of this early-twentieth century medieval history. First Edition. George D. Ferguson was formerly Professor of History at Queen's University, Canada.

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1904 Palio and Ponte Sports of Central Italy William Heywood Illustrated 1st
1904 Palio and Ponte Sports of Central Italy William Heywood Illustrated 1st

Price: £36.00

The first edition of this interesting history of sport in Central Italy, written by William Heywood, illustrated throughout, including with a folding plate. The first edition of this work. ...

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1904 Rise of Dutch Republic MOTLEY Netherlands HISTORY
1904 Rise of Dutch Republic MOTLEY Netherlands HISTORY

Price: £49.99

Full calf leather prize binding with gilt tooling to spine. Illustrated with an engraved portrait frontispiece of the author and black and white plates. John Lothrop Motley (April 15, 1814 - May 29, 1877) was an American historian. In...

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1904 Rome and its Story Baddeley Duff Gordon Waterfield Colour Plates Limited Ed
1904 Rome and its Story Baddeley Duff Gordon Waterfield Colour Plates Limited Ed

Price: £140.00

A limited edition copy of this interesting history of Rome, written by St. Clair Baddeley and Lina Duff Gordon, illustrated in colour throughout by Aubrey Waterfield. A limited edition work,...

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1904 The Canterbury Pilgrimages Snowden Ward Illustrated Chaucer
1904 The Canterbury Pilgrimages Snowden Ward Illustrated Chaucer

Price: £23.99

A history of the tradition of Canterbury pilgrimages from Winchester to the shrine of Thomas Becket in Canterbury. Illustrated throughout with many plates. Bookplate of Lieutenant-Colonel O. Bradshaw to front pastedown.

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1904 The Clyde Passenger Steamer by Captain James Williamson First Edition
1904 The Clyde Passenger Steamer by Captain James Williamson First Edition

Price: £55.00

A first edition of The Clyde Passenger Steamer by Captain James Williamson.With illustrations.With a Frontispiece.

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1904 The Essential Kafir
1904 The Essential Kafir

Price: £110.00

A handsome uncommon first edition copy of this study of the customs and beliefs of South African tribes. This work attempts to move the typical anthropological, historical, social and economic...

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1904 UNE VILLE D'EAUX ANGLAISE (BATH) Barbeau IN FRENCH
1904 UNE VILLE D'EAUX ANGLAISE (BATH) Barbeau IN FRENCH

Price: £99.99

This volume has been rebacked with new endpapers. A comprehensive history of the English city of Bath, including chapters on some of the major landmarks, such as Prior Park as well as many personalities connected with...

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1904 William Andrews At The Sign Of The Barber's Pole Studies In Hirsute History
1904 William Andrews At The Sign Of The Barber's Pole Studies In Hirsute History

Price: £55.00

A volume on the history of barbers.Containing illustrations and plates throughout, this curious and interesting work approaches its subject with both humour and authority.

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1905 2 Vols Le PARFUM DE ROME by Louis VEUILLOT
1905 2 Vols Le PARFUM DE ROME by Louis VEUILLOT

Price: £47.99

An early twentieth century edition of Veuillot's Le Parfum de Rome. Bound in quarter cloth with gilt lettering. Complete in Two Volumes. In the original French. Louis Veuillot, 1813 1883, was a French journalist and man of letters...

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1905 Abbotsford by W. S. Crockett Illustrated by William Smith First Edition
1905 Abbotsford by W. S. Crockett Illustrated by William Smith First Edition

Price: £89.99

A first edition of this history of Abbotsford, the one time residence of the historical novelist and poet, Walter Scott. With twenty full-page illustrations in colour by William Smith. From the Preface: "That Abbotsford merits...

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1905 History of Vijayanagar Bangalore Row Illus Signed Letter Very Scarce 1st
1905 History of Vijayanagar Bangalore Row Illus Signed Letter Very Scarce 1st

Price: £245.00

A very scarce first edition of this work looking at the Vijayanagara Empire, with a telegram signed by the author loosely inserted, and plates throughout. A very scarce work. The first edition...

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1905 In The Name of the Bodleian and Other Essays Augustine Birrell Victorian
1905 In The Name of the Bodleian and Other Essays Augustine Birrell Victorian

Price: £34.99

A collection of essays on Victorian and Georgian art and society from Augustine Birrell. Augustine Birrell (19 January 1850 20 November 1933) was an English politician, barrister, academic and author. Including titles such...

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1905 L'Energia Letteraria Vincenzo MORELLO
1905 L'Energia Letteraria Vincenzo MORELLO

Price: £42.99

A collection of articles from Vincenzo Morello, writing as Rastignac, scarce in a calf binding. With a pagination error on page 436, numbered as 346. Vincent Morello, 1860 - 1933, was an Italian journalist and politician....

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1905 L'Europe Et La Revolution Francaise Albert Sorel French Revolution
1905 L'Europe Et La Revolution Francaise Albert Sorel French Revolution

Price: £110.00

The ninth edition of Albert Sorel's great work on the French Revolution, which took over thirty years of work and preparation.Volume I of 8- Les Moeurs Politiques et les Traditions.Albert Sorel was a renowned French historian, as well...

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1905 Laura Hain Friswell Sixties Seventies Literary People Others First Edition
1905 Laura Hain Friswell Sixties Seventies Literary People Others First Edition

Price: £29.00

A scarce first edition of this account of Victorian artists.Containing anecdotes about the likes of Cruickshank, Dickens and Trollope, the volume is written by the wife of James Hain Friswell, a noted essayist and novelist.Contains...

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1905 Medallic Illustrations of the History of Great Britain and Ireland Plates XXI-XXX Plates XXXI-X
1905 Medallic Illustrations of the History of Great Britain and Ireland Plates XXI-XXX Plates XXXI-X

Price: £80.00

Two fascinating volumes of the British Museum's catalogue of Medallic Illustrations, containing plates XXI-XXX and XXXI-XL. Volumes III and IV only of the original nineteen volume set. Collated...

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1905 Our Sudan Its Pyramids and Progress J Ward Illustrated First Edition
1905 Our Sudan Its Pyramids and Progress J Ward Illustrated First Edition

Price: £68.00

The first edition of this comprehensive geographical and historical work regarding Sudan. In the original publisher's cloth binding. With a page of publisher's advertisements to the rear of...

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1905 Our Sudan John Ward Signed Association Copy Folding Map The Morning Post
1905 Our Sudan John Ward Signed Association Copy Folding Map The Morning Post

Price: £225.00

The first edition of this fascinating historical and geographical work, dedicated from the author to the editors of The Morning Post, including Algernon Borthwick and Lord Bathurst.  The...

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1905 Rome Emile Bertaux photographs maps illustrations Roman architecture
1905 Rome Emile Bertaux photographs maps illustrations Roman architecture

Price: £45.00

A detailed and well illustrated history of Rome's art from French art historian,  Emile Bertaux.The book contains over a hundred and twenty illustrations of relics, architecture, paintings and sculptures. Chapters include...

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1905 The Heraldry of the Johnstons with Notes on the Different Families, Their Arms and Pedigrees
1905 The Heraldry of the Johnstons with Notes on the Different Families, Their Arms and Pedigrees

Price: £495.00

A very scarce, first limited edition copy of this fascinating history of the Border Reiver Scottish clan Johnston, by the renowned heraldic historian George Harvey Johnston. The Clan Johnstone...

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1905 The History of the Northern Interior of British Columbia New Caledonia
1905 The History of the Northern Interior of British Columbia New Caledonia

Price: £140.00

A historical work on the colonisation of British Columbia.This text discusses the history of the northern interior from 1660 to 1880.With a frontispiece of Morice, a folding map and numerous illustrations throughout.The third...

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1905-10 2vol The Regent of the Roues Two Great Rivals Haggard Brentanos Binding
1905-10 2vol The Regent of the Roues Two Great Rivals Haggard Brentanos Binding

Price: £250.00

A pair of uniformly bound historical works from Andrew Haggard. Containing Two Great Rivals (Francois I and Charles V), and the Women Who Influenced Them, and The Regent of the Roues. In Brentanos bindings (binder's ink stamps...

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1905-1913 5vol The Antiquary's Books Series Illustrated First One Presentation
1905-1913 5vol The Antiquary's Books Series Illustrated First One Presentation

Price: £180.00

A uniformly bound selection from The Antiquities Books series With a colour plate to frontispiece to Ancient Painted Glass in England 1170-1500 and with black and white illustrations to all volumes. English Seals is an author's...

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1906 2vols Under the Syrian Sun A C Inchbold Illustrated Plates
1906 2vols Under the Syrian Sun A C Inchbold Illustrated Plates

Price: £30.00

A two volumes set of travel works focusing on the countries of Western Asia, by A. C. Inchbold In two volumes. An interesting work of travel writing covering Lebanon, Baalbek, Galilee, and...

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1906 A Century of Continental History J Holland Rose 5th Ed Educational
1906 A Century of Continental History J Holland Rose 5th Ed Educational

Price: £49.00

A very smart copy of this educational work on the history of Europe. Supported by many folding maps and vignette drawings. This is a bright work, with three coloured maps, five vignette plans...

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1906 A German Pompadour by Marie HAY
1906 A German Pompadour by Marie HAY

Price: £59.99

A fascinating semi-fictional account of the life of Wilhelmine Von Gravenitz. First edition. Wilhelmine von Gravenitz (16841744) was a German noble, the favourite and royal mistress of Duke Eberhard Ludwig of Wurttemberg between...

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1906 Elias Pitts Squarey Moot Traditions Signed First Edition History Wiltshire
1906 Elias Pitts Squarey Moot Traditions Signed First Edition History Wiltshire

Price: £140.00

A scarce signed first edition of this early 20th Century study into "The Moot".Referring to a specific piece of ornimental earthwork where people of Downton, Wiltshire referred to as "The Moot" this is an obscure and detailed history...

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1906 Heidelberg Its Princes and Palaces Elizabeth Godfrey Illustrated Bedford
1906 Heidelberg Its Princes and Palaces Elizabeth Godfrey Illustrated Bedford

Price: £18.00

A historical look at Heidelberg, its palaces and people.The first edition of this work.Illustrated throughout, with a frontispiece and nineteen plates.Collated, complete.Written by Elizabeth Godfrey, which was a pseudonym for Jessie...

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1906 In Freedom's Cause G A Henty Illustrated New Edition Adventure Novel
1906 In Freedom's Cause G A Henty Illustrated New Edition Adventure Novel

Price: £25.00

A novel by popular historical adventure novelist, G A Henty. Number 18.3 to Newbolt. Interestingly, this copy is bound in blue cloth rather than the red mentioned by Newbolt to page 115. Illustrated,...

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1906 J Michelet Notre France Sa Geographie Son Histoire French Folding Map
1906 J Michelet Notre France Sa Geographie Son Histoire French Folding Map

Price: £24.00

The eigth edition of this work on the history and geography of France.With a folding map.Jules Michelet was a French historian and was the first historian to use and define the word Renaissance as a period in Europe's cultural...

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1906 Miscellanea Genealogica et Heraldica Fourth Series
1906 Miscellanea Genealogica et Heraldica Fourth Series

Price: £150.00

Three volumes from the fourth series of the renowned 'Miscellanea Genealogica et Heraldica'. 'Miscellanea Genealogica et Heraldica' was a quarterly periodical founded and edited by the renowned...

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1906 Pedigrees From The Visitation of Dorsetshire 1531
1906 Pedigrees From The Visitation of Dorsetshire 1531

Price: £120.00

A smartly bound work regarding the heraldic visitations in Dorset during the sixteenth century. With images of the coats of arms, this work depicts the pedigrees that were recorded. An uncommon...

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1906 Queen Anne Biography Limited Edition Paul Herbert Illustrated Fine Paper Edition History
1906 Queen Anne Biography Limited Edition Paul Herbert Illustrated Fine Paper Edition History

Price: £770.00

A beautifully illustrated, limited edition, historical work on Queen Anne, bound in a full morocco binding and published by Goupil and co, fine art publishers. This work presents a range of...

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1906 The Acts and Ordinances Eastland Company Sellers Camden Third Series Vol XI
1906 The Acts and Ordinances Eastland Company Sellers Camden Third Series Vol XI

Price: £24.99

A fascinating history of The Eastland Company, or North Sea Company, "from the Original Muniments of the Gild of Merchant Adventurers of York." The 11th of 94 volumes published by the Royal Historical Society as the 'Camden...

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1906 The Digger Movement Lewis Berens Commonwealth Gerrard Winstanley
1906 The Digger Movement Lewis Berens Commonwealth Gerrard Winstanley

Price: £65.00

The first edition of this work on the Digger movement.The Diggers were a group of Protestant English agrarian socialists begun by Gerrard Winstanley and so called because of their attempts to farm on common land.

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1906-1919 28vol Works of Roosevelt Elkhorn Edition Very Scarce Illustrated
1906-1919 28vol Works of Roosevelt Elkhorn Edition Very Scarce Illustrated

Price: £6,500.00

A very scarce limited 'Elkhorn Edition' collection of the works of Theodore Roosevelt, complete in twenty eight volumes. Whilst widely remembered as the twenty sixth president of the United...

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1907 2vol The Tragedy of Russia in Pacific Asia Russo-Japanese War McCormick
1907 2vol The Tragedy of Russia in Pacific Asia Russo-Japanese War McCormick

Price: £345.00

A history of the Russo-Japanese war, which acted as the trigger for the Russian Revolution in 1917. Illustrated throughout with numerous maps and photographs by the author. The Russo-Japanese War (8 February 1904 5 September 1905)...

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1907 4vols An Itinerary Fynes Moryson Gent. Folding Plate Reprint
1907 4vols An Itinerary Fynes Moryson Gent. Folding Plate Reprint

Price: £215.00

A four volume set of works by Fynes Moryson Gent, including several facsimile pages of the original seventh century edition. A twentieth century reprint of this work of travel writing, originally...

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1907 Angelo S. Rappoport The Curse Of The Romanovs Illus 1st Ed Asprey Binding
1907 Angelo S. Rappoport The Curse Of The Romanovs Illus 1st Ed Asprey Binding

Price: £490.00

A first edition of this portrait of two reigns under the Romanov Tsars, by the fiercely anti-Romanov Rappoport, from the collection of Count Sangorski.Published in 1907, before the Russian Revolution, the work nevertheless anticipates...

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1907 Calendar of Wills Proved in Vice-Chancellor's Court at Cambridge 1501-1765
1907 Calendar of Wills Proved in Vice-Chancellor's Court at Cambridge 1501-1765

Price: £30.00

An index to the Registered Wills proved from 1501-1765.Very scarce.'The object of this work is to facilitate reference to the five volumes of Registered Wills proved from 1501-1765 by arranging the various Indexes into one alphabet.'...

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1907 Fonvielle Histoire De La Navigations Aerienne 82 Engravings First Edition
1907 Fonvielle Histoire De La Navigations Aerienne 82 Engravings First Edition

Price: £150.00

Histoire de la Navigation Arienne by W. De Fonvielle. Illustrated with eighty-two engravings integrated with the text, some of which are full page illustrations. [counted, all present] First edition. In French. From the Bibliotheque...

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1907 Hydriotaphia Urne-Buriall Discourse on Sepulchrall Urnes Norfolk Browne
1907 Hydriotaphia Urne-Buriall Discourse on Sepulchrall Urnes Norfolk Browne

Price: £70.00

Hydriotaphia, Urn Burial, or a Discourse of the Sepulchral Urns lately found in Norfolk, is a work by Sir Thomas Browne originally published in 1658 as the first part of a two-part work.Its nominal subject was the discovery...

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1907 Jamaican Song and Story Water Jekyll Alice Werner Music Stories
1907 Jamaican Song and Story Water Jekyll Alice Werner Music Stories

Price: £150.00

An unusual work exploring the art and culture of Jamaica, with musical notations through the volume. An interesting cultural work showcasing the stories and music of Jamaica. Published for...

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1907 MURRAY History of Commercial and Financial Relations England and Ireland
1907 MURRAY History of Commercial and Financial Relations England and Ireland

Price: £34.99

An Edwardian history of Anglo-Irish relations from a refreshingly balanced perspective.In this dissertation, Alice Murray (at the time only the second woman to recieve a doctorate in science from the University of London) contends...

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1907 PALESTINE EXPLORATION FUND History ARCHAEOLOGY
1907 PALESTINE EXPLORATION FUND History ARCHAEOLOGY

Price: £53.99

Bound in the original printed apper wraps with plates and in text illustrations. This is the quarterly statement from the fiund for October 1907 which includes; Fifteenth Quarterly review on the excavation of Gezer; The Immovable...

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1907 Saint Catherine of Siena Edmund G Gardner Study of Fourteenth Century Italy
1907 Saint Catherine of Siena Edmund G Gardner Study of Fourteenth Century Italy

Price: £45.00

A profusely illustrated work of Italian history explore the life and work of Catherine of Siena through the study of religious work and literature of the period. In the publisher's original...

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1907 Sir Henry Chauncy William Blyth Gerish Illustrated Biography Limited Ed
1907 Sir Henry Chauncy William Blyth Gerish Illustrated Biography Limited Ed

Price: £60.00

A history of the life of seventeenth-century antiquarian, Sir Henry Chauncy. Illustrated throughout with six plates. William Blyth Gerish (186421) was an English antiquarian, biographer and folklorist from Hertfordshire.Large paper...

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1907 The Brasses of England Herbert W Macklin Illustrated Antiquities First Ed
1907 The Brasses of England Herbert W Macklin Illustrated Antiquities First Ed

Price: £29.99

A first edition of this examination of the monuments and antiquities of England. Illustrated throughout with numerous vignettes. With publisher's catalogue to the rear.

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1907 The Truce in the East and Its Aftermath B L Putnam Weale Illus Map
1907 The Truce in the East and Its Aftermath B L Putnam Weale Illus Map

Price: £75.00

A first edition of this work on the turbulent politics of the Far East at the turn of the 20th century. With blind stamps to the first few pages indicating this is a presentation copy. With...

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1907-1909 8vol Harmsworth History of the World Arthur Mee J A Hammerton A D Innes
1907-1909 8vol Harmsworth History of the World Arthur Mee J A Hammerton A D Innes

Price: £350.00

The complete nine volumes of this comprehensive, historical work. In a uniform Townsend binding, with binder's stamp to the front pastedown. With the bookplate of William George Hawson to the...

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1907-53 3vol Camden Miscellany Volumes XI XIII And XX From Camden Third Series
1907-53 3vol Camden Miscellany Volumes XI XIII And XX From Camden Third Series

Price: £49.99

A collection of The Camden Miscellany.With Vol. XI: Camden Third Series Volume XIII; Vol. XIII: Camden Third Series Volume XXXIV and Vol. XX: Camden Third Series Volume LXXXIII. In three volumes. Volume XI contains: Some unpublished...

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1908 A. J. Church The Story Of The Last Days Of Jerusalem Armorial Bind.
1908 A. J. Church The Story Of The Last Days Of Jerusalem Armorial Bind.

Price: £58.00

The English classical scholar's account of the sack of the Second Temple, derived from the account of Josephus. Alfred John Church was an assistant master at Merchant Taylor's school, having graduated from Lincoln College, Oxford....

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1908 After Waterloo Major W. E. Frye Wykeham Leigh Pemberton First Edition
1908 After Waterloo Major W. E. Frye Wykeham Leigh Pemberton First Edition

Price: £34.00

The first edition of Major Frye's first hand account of travelling in Europe after the fall of Napoleon. With a bookplate from Wykeham Leigh Pemberton. The first edition of this work. 'After...

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1908 Americans of To-day and To-morrow Beveridge 1st Ed Very Scarce
1908 Americans of To-day and To-morrow Beveridge 1st Ed Very Scarce

Price: £140.00

A very scarce copy of this fascinating collection of essays on American history and culture by the Pulitzer Prize recipient Albert Jeremiah Beveridge. Albert Jeremiah Beveridge was a renowned...

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1908 Calendars of Wills and Administrations Relating to the Counties of Devon
1908 Calendars of Wills and Administrations Relating to the Counties of Devon

Price: £65.00

A very scarce copy of Edward Alexander Fry's referential work indexing the wills and administrations proved in Devon and Cornwall, from the years 1559 to 1799. A very scarce work. An interesting...

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1908 Captain John Smith by A G Bradley Illustrated Map Fine Binding
1908 Captain John Smith by A G Bradley Illustrated Map Fine Binding

Price: £125.00

An illustrated edition of this work of biography.With a portrait frontispiece and a folding map of Virginia.

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1908 Church The Story Of The Last Days Of Jerusalem Leather Prize Binding
1908 Church The Story Of The Last Days Of Jerusalem Leather Prize Binding

Price: £215.00

A decoratively bound scarce edition of this history of Jerusalem.Focussing on the fall of the city in the first Jewish-Roman war from the era of Josephus, the book contains eight colour plates and the embossed seal of Bristol Grammar...

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1908 Earl of Cromer Modern Egypt History First Edition
1908 Earl of Cromer Modern Egypt History First Edition

Price: £225.00

A very nice two volume first edition of the Earl of Cromer's 'Modern Egypt.'Evelyn Baring was the first earl of Cromer (18411917) and he was a diplomatist and proconsul. He was sent to Egypt after 1876 in order...

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1908 Egypt and its Monuments First Edition Robert Hichens Illustrated
1908 Egypt and its Monuments First Edition Robert Hichens Illustrated

Price: £35.00

A lovely first edition copy of Robert Hichen's historical work the monuments of Egypt and its history. First edition of this scarce work. Richly steeped in history, this rare work by Robert...

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1908 HISTORY Belgium ART Forestier & Omond ILLUS. First
1908 HISTORY Belgium ART Forestier & Omond ILLUS. First

Price: £69.99

A fully illustrated First Edition of Forestier and Omond's historical guide to Belgium.Bound in cloth with gilt and stamped lettering, and stamped borders and armorial decoration.With a frontis and numerous full-colour plates...

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1908 Legend of the Holy Fina Virgin of Santo Gimignano Coppo Mansfield Illus 1st
1908 Legend of the Holy Fina Virgin of Santo Gimignano Coppo Mansfield Illus 1st

Price: £65.00

An illustrated work on the Saint Fina, written by Giovanni de Coppo, here translated into English by Mildred Mansfield. Part of Chatto and Windus' 'New Medieval Library' series. Giovanni de...

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1908 Management and Construction of Poorhouses and Almshouses George A. Mackay
1908 Management and Construction of Poorhouses and Almshouses George A. Mackay

Price: £99.99

A scarce work exploring the management and construction of poorhouses. Containing model plans of a poorhouse and of almshouses, designed by Ninian Macwhannell, and specimen plans of existing poorhouse buildings by different architects. With...

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1908 The Explorers of Australia and Their Life Work Illustrated Ernest Favenc
1908 The Explorers of Australia and Their Life Work Illustrated Ernest Favenc

Price: £44.00

A fascinating work regarding the explorers of Australia.The first edition of this text.Illustrated, with dozens of plates and vignettes alongside 9 plates of maps and plans.The text regards several individuals and groups of individuals....

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