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1914 Yusuf Khan Rebel Commandant S. C. Hill Illustrated Folding Map
1914 Yusuf Khan Rebel Commandant S. C. Hill Illustrated Folding Map

Price: £55.00

S. C. Hill's biography of the Commandant Yusuf Khan, illustrated with a folding map and in-text illustrations. A biography of Muhammed Yusuf Khan. Khan was a Commandant for the British East...

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1915 Palaeography and the Practical Study of Court Hand by Hilary Jenkinson
1915 Palaeography and the Practical Study of Court Hand by Hilary Jenkinson

Price: £69.99

An interesting reference book on the study of ancient writing. by Hilary Jenkinson of the Public Record Office F. W. Maitland Memorial Lecturer in the University of Cambridge.

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1915-1916 64vols in1 Iberia Weekly World War One Magazine Very Scarce Spanish Military Journal Perio
1915-1916 64vols in1 Iberia Weekly World War One Magazine Very Scarce Spanish Military Journal Perio

Price: £450.00

A very scarce Spanish periodical from the First World War. A weekly periodical, with numerous images and articles regarding the First World War accompanied by cartoons of a similar vein to Private Eye. ...

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1915-23 2vol Spirit Traders' Licensed Victuallers' Reducing Table Scarce 1st
1915-23 2vol Spirit Traders' Licensed Victuallers' Reducing Table Scarce 1st

Price: £38.00

Two scarce works guiding the reader on diluting spirits and hard liquor, with adverts for various liquors throughout. A scarce work. The first edition of these works. These two volumes are...

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1915-40 3vol Italy in the Making 1815-1848 Illustrated J Berkeley GFH Berkeley
1915-40 3vol Italy in the Making 1815-1848 Illustrated J Berkeley GFH Berkeley

Price: £135.00

Three volumes of this historical look at Italy during the nineteenth century, its political upheaval, and quest for unification. The first edition of this work. Frontispiece portrait and folding...

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1916 Clayton Hamilton On The Trail Of Stevenson Walter Hale Illustrated First
1916  Clayton Hamilton On The Trail Of Stevenson Walter Hale Illustrated First

Price: £28.00

A scarce first edition of this study of Robert Louis Stevenson.Written by American drama critic Clayton Hamilton, with illustrations throughout by Walter Hale, the book traces Stevenson's origins in Scotland through to his later...

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1916 3Vol Germany 1815-1890 Adolphus William Ward
1916 3Vol Germany 1815-1890 Adolphus William Ward

Price: £89.99

A scarce set of historical works, exploring key events within Germany between the years 1815 and 1890. Part of the Cambridge Historical Series edited by G. W. Prothero. With volume one focusing on the years 1815 through to...

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1916 Carthage and the Carthaginians Bosworth Smith Illustrated
1916 Carthage and the Carthaginians Bosworth Smith Illustrated

Price: £69.99

A history of the city of Carthage and an exploration of the myths that surround it. New impression. With frontispiece and vignette title page. Including three folding coloured maps.

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1916 History of the Modern Family by Stapleton Martin Second Edition
1916 History of the Modern Family by Stapleton Martin Second Edition

Price: £59.99

A scarce edition of History of the Modern Family.By Stapleton Martin of Christ's College, Cambridge, Barrister-at-Law.Second edition, enlarged, corrected, and revised.

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1916 Jas Steele Early Days Of Windsor First Edition Illustrated Original Cloth
1916 Jas Steele Early Days Of Windsor First Edition Illustrated Original Cloth

Price: £55.00

The scarce first edition of this history of the small town of Windsor, in New South Wales.Windsor is the third-oldest British settlement in Australia, having been established in 1791. It is located at the mouh of the Hawkesbury...

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1916 Royal Commission Historical Monuments Inventory Volume I First Edition
1916 Royal Commission Historical Monuments Inventory Volume I First Edition

Price: £70.00

A first edition of Volume I of this book of historical monuments.With photographs, illustrations, and a foldout map at the rear.The Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England (RCHME) was a government advisory body responsible...

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1917 A List of Coat Armour Used in Norfolk Before 1563 Walter Rye Scarce
1917 A List of Coat Armour Used in Norfolk Before 1563 Walter Rye Scarce

Price: £350.00

A scarce heraldic work collected by Walter Rye.Without the index supplement, which contains an Ordinary of Arms, which was published subsequently.A scarce work. Only 120 copies of this edition were printed and issued to subscribers...

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1917 A Short Account of the Charity & Library Under Will of Rev Daniel Williams
1917 A Short Account of the Charity & Library Under Will of Rev Daniel Williams

Price: £29.99

A short history of Dr. William's library, the notable research library of English Protestant non-conformity.  Printed by direction of His Trustees to Commemorate the Bicentenary of the Trust in the Year 1916." Featuring a...

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1917 A Short History of the Port of Belfast DJ Owen Illustrated Plates Maps
1917 A Short History of the Port of Belfast DJ Owen Illustrated Plates Maps

Price: £65.00

An illustrated history of the port of Belfast complete with folding maps.This first edition includes a full colour frontispiece and monochrome plates as well as four folding maps and plans. This is a well produced...

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1917 American Revolution Volume I Trevelyan Folding Map Illustrated New Edition
1917 American Revolution Volume I Trevelyan Folding Map Illustrated New Edition

Price: £95.00

A fascinating study of the American Revolution by George Otto Trevelyan, in a lovely half crushed morocco binding with cloth covered boards and attractive marbled endpapers. Whilst primarily...

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1917 Links with the Past The Eagle and British Dominions Insuranc A. F. Shepherd
1917 Links with the Past The Eagle and British Dominions Insuranc A. F. Shepherd

Price: £34.99

A "Brief Chronicle of the Public Service of a Notable Institution" being the renowned Eagle and British Dominions Insurance Company. Nicely illustrated with photographic plates, portraits, and a coloured frontispiece. ...

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1917 The German Spy in America John Price Jones Foreward by Roosevelt
1917 The German Spy in America John Price Jones Foreward by Roosevelt

Price: £295.00

A first edition of this account of the events leading up to the sinking of the ocean liner RMS Lusitania, with particular reference to the part played by German spies. WIth ink stamp to title page, bearing the words, 'With...

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1918 6 Vols Grandeur Et Decadence de Rome Men Guin Conquete D'Auguste Cesar
1918 6 Vols Grandeur Et Decadence de Rome Men Guin Conquete D'Auguste Cesar

Price: £450.00

A very scarce complete French history of the rise and fall of Rome, Ferrero's greatest work.Each volume covers a separate topic or leader, from the small beginnings of the the grand empire, to the importance...

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1918 CLEMENCEAU Georges LECOMTE Illustrated
1918 CLEMENCEAU Georges LECOMTE Illustrated

Price: £29.99

Lecomte's study of Georges Clemenceau, in a fine binding. Sixth Edition. 'Avex six gravures hors texte' - Contains six photographs. Georges Lecomte (9 July 1867 - 27 August 1958) was a French novelist and playwright, who also...

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1918 France Gordon Home Illustrated Mortimer Menpes et al Second Impression
1918 France Gordon Home Illustrated Mortimer Menpes et al Second Impression

Price: £75.00

A colourful, illustrated exploration into France, its religion, architecture, landscape and history. Illustrated throughout, by numerous people including Mortimer Menpes. Second reprint of the...

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1918 Stories from Scottish History Selected from Scott's Tales of a Grandfather
1918 Stories from Scottish History Selected from Scott's Tales of a Grandfather

Price: £90.00

A selection of tales from Sir Walter Scott's Tales of A Grandfather.With an illustrated frontispiece and an additional 15 plates.Edited by Madalen Edgar. In a beautiful tree calf binding by Bickers and Son for Bowden House School,...

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1919 A Brief Record of the Advance of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force Allenby
1919 A Brief Record of the Advance of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force Allenby

Price: £325.00

A work on the Egyptian Expeditionary Force of 1917-1918The first edition of this fascinating work.Hard to find in this attractive

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1919 American Indian Freemasonry Arthur Parker Very Scarce Author's Presentation
1919 American Indian Freemasonry Arthur Parker Very Scarce Author's Presentation

Price: £450.00

A very scare copy of Arthur C. Parker's fascinating work on freemasonry in Native America, illustrated throughout. Author's presentation copy. A very scarce work, with only six held in institutions...

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1919 Colonialism Die Behandlung der Einheimischen Bevolkerun in den Kolonialen
1919 Colonialism Die Behandlung der Einheimischen Bevolkerun in den Kolonialen

Price: £250.00

A report on the treatment of indiginous people of the colonies of Germany and England.With five photographic plates showing the poor treatment of these people.Written in response to a report on the natives of Sout-West Africa and their...

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1919 Die Behandlung der Einheimischen Bevolkerun in den Kolonialen Colonialism
1919 Die Behandlung der Einheimischen Bevolkerun in den Kolonialen Colonialism

Price: £230.00

A report on the treatment of indiginous people of the colonies of Germany and England.With five photographic plates showing the poor treatment of these people.Written in response to a report on the natives of Sout-West Africa and their...

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1919 FRANCE History HUDSON Folding MAPS
1919 FRANCE History HUDSON Folding MAPS

Price: £24.99

Full blue cloth binding with gilt titles. Comprehensive history of France with lots of plates and maps including two folding.

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1919 Golden Book of Famous Women Eleanor Fortescue Brickdale Colour Plates
1919 Golden Book of Famous Women Eleanor Fortescue Brickdale Colour Plates

Price: £140.00

A collection of poems and short stories about famous women throughout history. Illustrated throughout with many coloured plates. Including entries on Eloisa and Abelard, Joan of Arc, Queen Katharine, and many others. Eleanor...

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1920 CHARM of ANTIQUES Collecting ART Shackleton
1920 CHARM of ANTIQUES Collecting ART Shackleton

Price: £19.99

Bound in decorated green cloth boards with lots of illustrations throughout! Interesting book on antiques with chapters on; The Charm of Acquisition, Knowing Period and Styles, Finds near Home, Comparative Cheapness, Auctions,...

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1920 Reims et le Fort de la Pompelle Illustrated French
1920 Reims et le Fort de la Pompelle Illustrated French

Price: £80.00

An informative guide to the town of Reims, illustrated throughout and held in the original unclipped dustwrapper. In the original unclipped dustwrapper. An interesting tour of the town Reims...

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1920 Roger Bacon by H. Stanley Redgrove First Edition Scarce Occultism
1920 Roger Bacon by H. Stanley Redgrove First Edition Scarce Occultism

Price: £135.00

The first edition of this scarce work on the fascinating life of the noted experimental scientist Roger Bacon. With a frontispiece of Roger Bacon from a statue outside of the University Museum,...

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1920 Sappho Vigil of Venus Arthur S. Way First Edition Bumpus Fine Binding
1920 Sappho Vigil of Venus Arthur S. Way First Edition Bumpus Fine Binding

Price: £95.00

An uncommon first edition copy of Arthur S. Way's translation of the works of Sappho, in a signed 'Bumpus' binding. Arthur Sanders Way was a classical scholar and translator, widely renowned...

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1920 The Dynasts an Epic-Drama Napoleon Thomas Hardy Frontispiece
1920 The Dynasts an Epic-Drama Napoleon Thomas Hardy Frontispiece

Price: £140.00

A very smartly bound copy of Thomas Hardy's magnum opus 'The Dynasts', a drama in verse, illustrated with a frontispiece. Part of a two volume set of the poetical works of Thomas Hardy, this...

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1920 The Ritchies in India by Gerald Ritchie Illustrated Signed 1st Thackeray
1920 The Ritchies in India by Gerald Ritchie Illustrated Signed 1st Thackeray

Price: £210.00

A scarce first edition of this work by Gerald Ritchie.WIth a map and folding genealogical table to the rear.With four postcards written by Ritchie to the reviewer at the times thanking him for his review and expressing their shared...

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1920 The Victory at Sea William Sowden Sims Hendrick Illustrated
1920 The Victory at Sea William Sowden Sims Hendrick Illustrated

Price: £25.00

A fascinating autobiography of the renowned admiral in the United States Navy, William Sowden Sims, recounting his experiences during the First World War. After entering the U.S. Naval Academy...

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1920 The XVIIIth 18th Century in London Beresford Chancellor w Plates Batsford
1920 The XVIIIth 18th Century in London Beresford Chancellor w Plates Batsford

Price: £29.99

A handsome volume in good

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1920 Two Centuries of Life in Down JOHN STEVENSON Illustrated Irish interest
1920 Two Centuries of Life in Down JOHN STEVENSON Illustrated Irish interest

Price: £79.99

A charming history of life in County Down.This thorough chronicle of life in Ulster's south-eastern county faithfully explores the time period between 1600 and 1800.Replete with index, folding elevation of Bangor Castle, portraits,...

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1920-1924 4vol in 1 Det Nittende Aarhundrede The Nineteenth Century Science
1920-1924 4vol in 1 Det Nittende Aarhundrede The Nineteenth Century Science

Price: £48.00

Four volumes of Danish periodical Det Nittende Aarhunrede bound in one.In DanishContains:Sprogvidenskaben I Det Nittende Aarhundrede:  Meoder og Resultater- Holger Pedersen[The language science of the nineteenth century;...

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1921 2vols A General History of Porcelain by William Burton
1921 2vols A General History of Porcelain by William Burton

Price: £150.00

A scarce two volume set of A General History of Porcelain by William Burton.One of the key reference works, here in the very scarce dustwrapper.Complete in two volumes.With Thirty-two Plates in Colour and Eighty in Black-and-White.From...

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1921 England in the Eighteenth Century Essays in Verse O F Christie Shakespeare
1921 England in the Eighteenth Century Essays in Verse O F Christie Shakespeare

Price: £75.00

An historical work on the Eighteenth Century.Written in rhyming verse.A scarce work, and a fascinating interpretation of key events in the Eighteenth century.The work is a series of essays which provide the reader a few aspects of...

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1921 Freemasonry and the Ancient Gods J S M Ward History Freemasonry First
1921 Freemasonry and the Ancient Gods J S M Ward History Freemasonry First

Price: £180.00

A first edition of this work on Freemasonry.Illustrated throughout with 35 plates.Freemasonry is a fraternal organisation that traces its origins to the local fraternities of stonemasons. This work includes a loosely inserted article...

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1921 J A K Thomson Greeks & Barbarians History First Edition
1921 J A K Thomson Greeks & Barbarians History First Edition

Price: £70.00

A first edition of J A K Thomson's Greeks & Barbarians.A highly regarded scholar of classical history and literature, Thomson was professor emeritus of classics at King's College, London until his death in 1959.

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1921 Napoleon G Lacour-Gayet Sa Vie Son Oeuvre Son Temps Colour Plates
1921 Napoleon G Lacour-Gayet Sa Vie Son Oeuvre Son Temps Colour Plates

Price: £200.00

A French history of the life, time, and works of Napoleon. Illustrated throughout with twenty-four coloured plates tipped onto cartridge paper (collated, complete), and numerous other illustrations in the text. With a preface by Marechal...

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1921 Roosevelt in the Bad Lands Hagedorn First UK Edition Scarce Illustrated
1921 Roosevelt in the Bad Lands Hagedorn First UK Edition Scarce Illustrated

Price: £75.00

A scarce first UK edition of Hermann Hagedorn's 'Roosevelt in the Bad Lands'; chronicling the years Theodore Roosevelt spent as a rancher in the Badlands of Dakota Territory. Hermann Hagedorn...

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1921 The History of the Twentieth Light Division by Captain V E Inglefield
1921 The History of the Twentieth Light Division by Captain V E Inglefield

Price: £70.00

A copy of this History of the Twentieth (Light) Division by Captain V. E. Inglefield.With an Introduction by Lieut.-General the Earl of Cavan.With numerous illustrations, and a Frontispiece of Major-General W. Douglas Smith.

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1922 Discovery of Australia Wood First Edition Folding Map Illustrated
1922 Discovery of Australia Wood First Edition Folding Map Illustrated

Price: £30.00

A first edition copy of this authoritative work on the 'discovery' of Australia, by George Arnold Wood. George Arnold Wood was a renowned English Australian historian, best known for writing...

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1922 Frau Marie Grubbe Jens Peter Jacobsen German
1922 Frau Marie Grubbe Jens Peter Jacobsen German

Price: £19.00

An historical novel written in German.Jens Peter Jacobsen was a Danish novelist, poet and scientist.  

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1922 Histoire du Canton de Fribourg Gaston Castella History Illustrated
1922 Histoire du Canton de Fribourg Gaston Castella History Illustrated

Price: £150.00

An illustrated edition of this history of the Canton of Fribourg.Printed in French. With 32 plates.The Canton of Fribourg is a canton of Switzerland and the first to enter the Swiss confederation in 1481.

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1923 Britain's Life-Boats Major A J Dawson Foreward Joseph Conrad Signed Illus
1923 Britain's Life-Boats Major A J Dawson Foreward Joseph Conrad Signed Illus

Price: £350.00

A scarce signed limited edition of this celebratory history of British lifeboat services.Number 125 of 1000 numbered copies signed by the Chairman, Deputy Chariman and Secretary of the RNLI. Alec John Dawson was an English author,...

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1923 Christmas and Christmas Lore First Edition T G Crippen Tradition Stories
1923 Christmas and Christmas Lore First Edition T G Crippen Tradition Stories

Price: £70.00

A fascinating collection of tales regarding Christmas.This anthology provides a selection of tales and writings regarding Christmas traditions and Christmas Lore.Subjects discussed include the origin of Christmas, Use of Evergreens,...

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1923 Richmond Its People and Its Story Stanard Illustrated First Edition
1923 Richmond Its People and Its Story Stanard Illustrated First Edition

Price: £40.00

A fascinating single volume work on the history of Richmond, examining the capital city's past from the Colonial Period to the war between the states, and the following reconstruction. This...

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1923-27 21vol Ourvrages De G Lenotre Memoirs Et Souvenirs Sur La Revolution
1923-27 21vol Ourvrages De G Lenotre Memoirs Et Souvenirs Sur La Revolution

Price: £750.00

A collection of some of the works of G. Lenotre. Ouvrages de G. Lenotre with Mmoires et Souvenirs sur la Rvolution et l'Empire, publis avec les documents indits and Le Mystecisme Rvolutionnaire: Robespierre et la Mere de Dieu. With...

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1924 2Vol The Eventful Years The Twentieth Century in The Making First Edition
1924 2Vol The Eventful Years The Twentieth Century in The Making First Edition

Price: £120.00

The fascinating history of the twentieth century, 'These Eventful Years' in two leather bound volumes. First Edition. One of fifteen hundred copied especially bound and numbered. This particular...

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1924 The Legacy of Greece Gilbert Murray Essays RW Livingstone Fine Binding
1924 The Legacy of Greece Gilbert Murray Essays RW Livingstone Fine Binding

Price: £120.00

A collection of essays in a beautiful leather binding from Scotch College, Melbourne. The fourth impression of this work, sixteenth thousand. With essays by Gilbert Murray, W R Inge, J Burnet,...

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1924 The Legacy of Rome Essays Cyril Bailey Illustrated
1924 The Legacy of Rome Essays Cyril Bailey Illustrated

Price: £125.00

A smart copy of this collection of essays on Rome, in a full calf prize binding. In a prize binding from Scotch College, Melbourne. 'The Legacy of Rome' is a fascinating collection of essays...

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1924 The Parish Register of Wimbledon Surrey First Edition
1924 The Parish Register of Wimbledon Surrey First Edition

Price: £35.00

The first edition of this comprehensive parish register of Wimbledon from the sixteenth to nineteenth century. The first edition of this work. A referential work outlining the registers of...

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1924-1925 4Vol The Lives of the Rakes E. Beresford Chancellor Signed
1924-1925 4Vol The Lives of the Rakes E. Beresford Chancellor Signed

Price: £160.00

A signed four volume set of this biography of rakes.Four of original six volumes.Volumes include: Volume II- The Restoration Rakes, Volume IV- The Hell Fire Club, Volume V- Old Q and Barrymore, Volume VI- the Regency Rakes.One of three...

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1924-1926 9vols Gobernantes Del Peru Roberto Levillier Spanish
1924-1926 9vols Gobernantes Del Peru Roberto Levillier Spanish

Price: £300.00

Exploring the history of the Peru, through the letters of its leaders. Edited by Roberto Levillier. In the original Spanish. Nine volumes of an original 14 volume set. Volumes VI to volume...

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1924-32 4vols Calendar of Early Mayor's Court Rolls of the City of London
1924-32 4vols Calendar of Early Mayor's Court Rolls of the City of London

Price: £120.00

A collection of Court Rolls, edited by A. H. Thomas, Late of St Catharine's College, Cambridge, Clerk of the Records.Four of the complete six volumes.Preserved among the Archives of the Corporation of the City of London at the Guildhall...

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1925 2vol Joyfull Newes Nicholas Monardes John Frampton Gaselee Limited Ed
1925 2vol Joyfull Newes Nicholas Monardes John Frampton Gaselee Limited Ed

Price: £60.00

A limited edition copy of John Frampton's translation of Nicolas Monardes influential medical study, 'Joyfull Newes', here with an introduction by the diplomat Stephen Gaselee. A limited edition...

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1925 Long BARROWS COTSWOLDS Crawford Illustrated Scarce
1925 Long BARROWS COTSWOLDS Crawford Illustrated Scarce

Price: £295.00

A fascinating work examining the remains of ancient settlings in the Costwold hills. First Edition. 'A descritpion of long barrows, stone circles and other Megalithic remains in the area covered by sheet 8 of the quarter-inch odnance...

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1925-72 50vol Archaeologia Aeliana Society Antiquaries Newcastle Upon Tyne
1925-72 50vol Archaeologia Aeliana Society Antiquaries Newcastle Upon Tyne

Price: £1,300.00

An extensive collection of archaeological records from the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle Upon Tyne.Illustrated throughout with many folding plates and illustrations in the text. Including chapters on The Walbottle (Throckley)...

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1926 2vol The Armies of the First French Republic.. R W Phipps Dustwrapper 1st
1926 2vol The Armies of the First French Republic.. R W Phipps Dustwrapper 1st

Price: £750.00

Two volumes of this work on the First French Republic armies.Volume I is The Armee Du NordVolume II is The Armees De La Moselle, Du Rhin de Sambre et Meuse, De Rhin-Et-MoselleWith four plates to volume I and seven plates to volume...

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1926 A Short History of the English People Everyman's Library John Richard Green
1926 A Short History of the English People Everyman's Library John Richard Green

Price: £45.00

A succinct one-volume edition of Green's A Short History.Illustrated, with seven maps, six of which are coloured.With an introduction and notes by L Cecil Jane and a survey of 1815-1914 by R P Farley.Edited by Ernest Rhys.This work...

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1926 Book of Discovery, the T C Bridges First Edition Illustrated
1926 Book of Discovery, the T C Bridges First Edition Illustrated

Price: £140.00

A copy of 'The Book of Discovery' by T. C. Bridges.With a frontispiece, plates and illustrations in colour and black and white.First Edition.

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1926 Cattle Chosen Australian Settlement E O G Shann First Edition Illustrated
1926 Cattle Chosen Australian Settlement E O G Shann First Edition Illustrated

Price: £220.00

A fascinating historical work regarding the settlement of south-western Australia.The first edition, scarce with original dustwrapper.An exceptional copy.Illustrated, with a portrait frontispiece of John Garrett Bussell and...

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1926 Eton College Christopher Hussey Illustrated Country Life Publication
1926 Eton College Christopher Hussey Illustrated Country Life Publication

Price: £26.00

A fascinating Country Life publication on one of England's most prestigious boarding schools.Illustrated throughout with numerous photographs and paintings of the college campus throughout its vast history.Founded in...

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1926 Les Lettres de Cachet Franck Funck-Brentano First Edition History
1926 Les Lettres de Cachet Franck Funck-Brentano First Edition History

Price: £39.99

A first edition of this historical work from Frantz Funck-Brentano. From the Bibliotheque d'Histoire. Frantz Funck-Brentano (15 June 1862 13 June 1947) was a French historian and librarian. Containing letters of kings of France....

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1926 Ronsard Et Son Temps Pierre Champion Illus French Burns and Harris Binding
1926 Ronsard Et Son Temps Pierre Champion Illus French Burns and Harris Binding

Price: £50.00

A fascinating look into the life and time of the important French poet, Pierre de Ronsard. Illustrates throughout and in the original French, this volume was written by the historian, Pierre Champion. ...

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1926 Sea-Kings of Crete James Baikie Illustrated Uncommon Folding Map
1926 Sea-Kings of Crete James Baikie Illustrated Uncommon Folding Map

Price: £45.00

A fourth edition copy of Rev. James Baikie's 'The Sea-Kings of Crete', complete with thirty two photographic plates, a 'sketch-map of Crete' and a folding map of the 'Plan of Knossos'. In an...

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1926 St Paul's Cathedral by S A Werner First Edition Illustrated
1926 St Paul's Cathedral by S A Werner First Edition Illustrated

Price: £59.99

A reference book on St Paul's Cathedral by S. A. Warner.Illustrations in Line are by the Author.From the Preface: "Here within these covers will be found a general account of this famous building which will supply the average inquirer...

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1926 The Book of Discovery T C Bridges Dustwrapper Illustrated Marco Polo
1926 The Book of Discovery T C Bridges Dustwrapper Illustrated Marco Polo

Price: £70.00

This is a charmingly illustrated first edition, second impression, of this collection of adventure stories.With a frontispiece and several plates and illustrations.With the very scarce  dustwrapper.Covering stories of travel and...

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1926 The Vespasiano Memoirs Illustrious Men XVth Century De Bisticci Illus
1926 The Vespasiano Memoirs Illustrious Men XVth Century De Bisticci Illus

Price: £55.00

An interesting collection of short biographies of illustrious figures in the fifteenth century, illustrated throughout. 'The Vespasiano Memoirs' is an interesting collection of memoirs of significant...

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1926 Travel and Travellers of the Middle Ages A Newton Ogden History Pilgrimages
1926 Travel and Travellers of the Middle Ages A Newton Ogden History Pilgrimages

Price: £90.00

An historical work on the Middle Ages in England.Edited by Arthur Percival Newton, a historian of the British Empire. He was the general editor of The Cambridge History of the British Empire.This work comprises of a...

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1927 Harold William Thompson Anecdotes and Egotisms of Henry Mackenzie 1st Ed
1927 Harold William Thompson Anecdotes and Egotisms of Henry Mackenzie 1st Ed

Price: £30.00

A copy of The Anecdotes and Egotisms of Henry Mackenzie, edited by Harold William Thompson. Henry Mackenzie was known as the 'Addison of the North', and published both fictional and non-fictional. Includes anecdotes about Mackenzie's...

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1927 Italian Navy in the World War 1915-1918 Scarce First Edition Illustrated
1927 Italian Navy in the World War 1915-1918 Scarce First Edition Illustrated

Price: £175.00

A scarce first edition copy of this fascinating study of the Italian Navy in the First World War, dealing with such topics as ships, mines, uniforms, medical services, and torpedoes, to name a few. ...

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1927 Rulers of the Indian Ocean Admiral Ballard Illustrated
1927 Rulers of the Indian Ocean Admiral Ballard Illustrated

Price: £44.00

An interesting history of the Indian Ocean, written by George Alexander Ballard, illustrated throughout. This work comprises of the maritime history of the Indian Ocean, from the earliest times...

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1927 Secret History of Procopius Richard Atwater Translation Scarce Dustwrapper
1927 Secret History of Procopius Richard Atwater Translation Scarce Dustwrapper

Price: £34.99

An English translation of the Secret History of Byzantine scholar Procopius. The Secret History covers roughly the same years as the first seven books of the History of Justinian's Wars and appears to have been written after they...

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1927 Short History of Weymouth for Use of Schools Illustrated Maps Black Death
1927 Short History of Weymouth for Use of Schools Illustrated Maps Black Death

Price: £65.00

A scarce editon of this history of Weymouth.Illustrated frontispiece of King Geroge III at Weymouth with illustrated plates throughout. The book details the derivation of the name Weymouth, the Black Death, St. Nicholas Chapel, the...

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1927 The Dictionary of English Furniture Illus Macquoid and Edwards Vol III 1st
1927 The Dictionary of English Furniture Illus Macquoid and Edwards Vol III 1st

Price: £120.00

A first edition of this work on English furniture.Volume III of III containing MO-Z. With 16 colour plates.Percy Macquoid was a theatrical designer and connoisseur of English furniture. He was the author of various articles and four...

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1927-28 2Vol This Generation Thomas Cox Meech 1900-1926 History Britain First
1927-28 2Vol This Generation Thomas Cox Meech 1900-1926 History Britain First

Price: £48.00

A scarce two volume set of this work by Thomas Meech.The first edition, complete in two volumes.A history of Great Britain and Ireland between 1900 - 1926.Thomas Meech was an English journalist, author and lawyer best known for this...

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1927-28 5Vol L'Histoire La Vie Les Moevrs et La Curiosite 1450-1900 Illus Plates
1927-28 5Vol L'Histoire La Vie Les Moevrs et La Curiosite 1450-1900 Illus Plates

Price: £380.00

This is a five volume set of this work by John Grand-Carteret.Illustrated throughout with full colour plates and fold outs as well as illustrations within the text. Printed in French.Complete in five volumes.These volumes follow French...

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1928 2vol Nepal by Perceval Landon Illustrated Folding Maps First Ed
1928 2vol Nepal by Perceval Landon Illustrated Folding Maps First Ed

Price: £550.00

A two volume set of this excellent work regarding the history of Nepal, complete with many plates and folding maps. The first edition of the work. Collate complete with five maps, four of...

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1928 Christophe Colomb Vu Par Un Marin Charcot Illustrated
1928 Christophe Colomb Vu Par Un Marin Charcot Illustrated

Price: £99.99

A smart account of the naval voyages of Christopher Columbus. With numerous illustrations, including maps and facsimiles of the writings of Columbus, and coloured title page. In French. Under the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs...

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1928 HISTORY Bunyan Country PILGRIMS PROGRESS Illus 1ST
1928 HISTORY Bunyan Country PILGRIMS PROGRESS Illus 1ST

Price: £19.99

A First Edition of Harper's illustrated study of the landmarks of The Pilgrim's Progress. Bound in cloth with gilt and stamped lettering, and a stamped pictorial motif. With a frontis showing a portrait of Bunyan, and fifty illustrations...

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1928 OLD SILVER of EUROPE and AMERICA Antiques 1st
1928 OLD SILVER of EUROPE and AMERICA Antiques 1st

Price: £36.99

Publisher's full cloth binding with silver titles to spine and front board. A fascinating country by country guide to antique silver in Europe and America with 96 plates. "Within these pages an attempt has been made to compile,...

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1928 The History of The Royal Birmingham Society of Artists J. Hill W. Midgley
1928 The History of The Royal Birmingham Society of Artists J. Hill W. Midgley

Price: £125.00

A lavishly illustrated work of local history document the history and artwork of The Royal Birmingham Society of Artists. Undated, dated using Copac. Very scarce. This delightful work offers...

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1928-39 9Vol Crawford and Austin Antiquity A Quarterly Review of Archeology Ill
1928-39 9Vol Crawford and Austin Antiquity A Quarterly Review of Archeology Ill

Price: £550.00

A comprehensive collection of Antiquity an illustrated journal of ArchaeologyIllustrated throughout with engravings and folding mapsAntiquity is an academic journal dedicated to the subject of archaeology. It publishes four editions...

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1929 C J Gadd History And Monuments Of UR Illustrated With Photographs
1929 C J Gadd History And Monuments Of UR Illustrated With Photographs

Price: £29.99

A history of the ancient oriental lands, also decribing its monuments, illustrated with thirty-two plates from photographs. Second impression. Written by Cecil John Gadd of the Department of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities of...

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1929 Court Rolls Of The Bishop Of London's Manor Of Hornsey 1603-1701 Limited Ed
1929 Court Rolls Of The Bishop Of London's Manor Of Hornsey 1603-1701 Limited Ed

Price: £39.99

Parish of Hornsey Court Rolls of the Bishop of London's Manor of Hornsey 1603-1701. Transcribed and edited by William McBeath Marcham and Frank Marcham. Limited edition number 89 of 235 copies. Illustrated with foldout map and...

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1929 Gabriel Hanotaux Joffre Le Vainqueur de la Marne Signed
1929 Gabriel Hanotaux Joffre Le Vainqueur de la Marne Signed

Price: £95.00

A re-bound copy of Hanotaux's Joffre Le Vainqueur de la Marne - signed by the author.Marshal Joseph Jacques Cesaire Joffre (1852 1931), was a French general during World War I. He is most known for regrouping the retreating allied...

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1929 Glory GREECE Hellenic Culture J.C. STOBART Illus
1929 Glory GREECE Hellenic Culture J.C. STOBART Illus

Price: £132.00

A smart copy of this interesting and beautifully illustrated account of Ancient Greece. The 1929 reprint of the second edition (published 1915). Featuring 92 photogravure plates, including a tissue guarded frontispiece of...

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1929 Historic Costume A Chronicle of Fashion Europe 1490-1790 Francis Kelly
1929 Historic Costume A Chronicle of Fashion  Europe 1490-1790 Francis Kelly

Price: £27.00

A beautifully illustrated second edition of this history of fashion in Western Europe.This edition, revised and enlarged, includes both full coloured plates and monochrome illustrations, including illustrations by Randolph Schwabe....

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1929 Le Pacte General de Renonciation a la Guerre Rene Weiss Illus French
1929 Le Pacte General de Renonciation a la Guerre Rene Weiss Illus French

Price: £115.00

An interesting work on a historical war pact, written in French by Rene Weiss, illustrated throughout. In the original French. This is a work describing the historical general pact for renunciation...

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1929 Ordenanzas Don Francisco de Toledo Roberto Levillier Peru Spanish History
1929 Ordenanzas Don Francisco de Toledo Roberto Levillier Peru Spanish History

Price: £120.00

A history of the Virrey of Peru, Francisco de Toledo, in the original Spanish. In the original Spanish. A fascinating piece of South American history. With letters, papers and ordinances...

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1929 The Intimate Life of the Last Tsarina Romanov Princess C Radziwill Asprey
1929 The Intimate Life of the Last Tsarina Romanov Princess C Radziwill Asprey

Price: £500.00

A fascinating biography of Alexandra Feodorovna, the final Empress of Russia. Written by Princess Catherine Radziwill, a notable Polish aristocrat. She was a prominent figure at the Imperial courts in Germany and Russia.To the...

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1929 The Magic Island William Buehler Seabrook Illustrated Very Scarce First Edition
1929 The Magic Island William Buehler Seabrook Illustrated Very Scarce First Edition

Price: £140.00

A later reissue of the first edition of 'The Magic Island', a book about the occult in Haiti. This is a very scarce edition of a later reissue of the first edition. 'The Magic Island' is a...

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1929-1932 2vol Audley Pedigrees Aleyn Lyell Reade Presentation Copy Genealogy
1929-1932 2vol Audley Pedigrees Aleyn Lyell Reade Presentation Copy Genealogy

Price: £49.99

A privately-printed genealogical work on the Audley family. Complete with presentation slips bound to the front of each volume, stating this copy's presentation to the Royal Insitution, London. Including a supplementary pamphlets...

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1929-30 7vols Mysore Gazetteer Compiled For Government C. Hayavadana Rao Scarce
1929-30 7vols Mysore Gazetteer Compiled For Government C. Hayavadana Rao Scarce

Price: £950.00

A seven volume set of works on the region of India know as Mysore, this being a new edition edited by C. Hayavadana Rao. In the publisher's original cloth. New edition. This set includes volume...

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1930 - 1931 2vol Nueva Cronica de la Conquista del Tucuman Roberto Levillier
1930 - 1931 2vol Nueva Cronica de la Conquista del Tucuman Roberto Levillier

Price: £70.00

A comprehensive history of the sixteenth century Tucuman conquest. Incomplete in two volumes, volumes two and three out of three. Roberto Levillier's history of the conquest of Tucuman, which...

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1930 Amy Cruse The Englishman And His Books First Edition With Dustwrapper
1930 Amy Cruse The Englishman And His Books First Edition With Dustwrapper

Price: £70.00

A first edition of this history by Amy Cruse, in the original dustwrapper.Described as a "goldmine of suggestion" by Victoria Sackville-West, the work humorously traces the history of books and reading in the nineteenth century, offering...

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1930 DISCOVERIES INVENTIONS Twentieth Century Edward CRESSY
1930 DISCOVERIES INVENTIONS Twentieth Century Edward CRESSY

Price: £99.99

A detailed and interesting copy of Edward Cressy's history of Discoveries and Inventions of the Twentieth Century, written on request by Routledge as a continuation of Robert Routledge's Nineteeth Century edition. Set in a beautiful...

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1930 Grandeur and Misery of Victory by Georges Clemenceau First Edition
1930 Grandeur and Misery of Victory by Georges Clemenceau First Edition

Price: £44.99

A first edition of the memoirs of Georges Clemenceau, published after his death. English translation by F. M. Atkinson. Georges Benjamin Clemenceau (28 September 1841 24 November 1929) was a French statesman who led the nation...

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1930 Hobhouse Wheeler Ginsberg Material Culture And Social Institutions Essay
1930 Hobhouse Wheeler Ginsberg Material Culture And Social Institutions Essay

Price: £44.99

The Material Culture of Social Institutions of the Simpler Peoples An Essay in Correlation by L. T. Hobhouse, G. C. Wheeler and M. Ginsberg. In unclipped dustwrapper. The introduction and first two chapters were previously published...

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1930 J Harvey Bloom First Edition Folk Lore Customs Superstitions Shakespeare
1930 J Harvey Bloom First Edition Folk Lore Customs Superstitions Shakespeare

Price: £50.00

A scarce first edition of this study into the folklore and customs of Warwickshire and the surrounding areas.With chapters concerning everything from farm work to the occult, this detailed collection explores local custom in depth,...

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1930 La Vie Privee dans la Grece Classique Charles Picard
1930 La Vie Privee dans la Grece Classique Charles Picard

Price: £24.00

An attractive copy of this work on Ancient Greece.With fourty monochrome plates.Charles Picard was a prominent Classical archaeologist and historian of ancient Greek art.

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1930 Merlin Poinssot Crateres Candelabra Marbre Trouves Mahdia Archaeology Book
1930 Merlin Poinssot Crateres Candelabra Marbre Trouves Mahdia Archaeology Book

Price: £34.00

A detailed, scholarly account of an archeological finding off the Tunisian coast .Discovered was an Athenian ship that contained many marble vases and candelabra which contributed extensively to the progress of dating and the importance...

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1930 Old and Happy By William Pett Ridge Limited Edition 148/500 Signed Author
1930 Old and Happy By William Pett Ridge Limited Edition 148/500 Signed Author

Price: £140.00

A very scarce limited edition presentation copy signed by the author being number 148 of 500 with a list of subscribers to rear. An account by William Pett Ridge of hisd visit to the Almshouses in Wood Green along with a short story...

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1930 Scenes and Characters of the Middle Ages E L Cutts Illustrated
1930 Scenes and Characters of the Middle Ages E L Cutts Illustrated

Price: £29.99

A history of the Middle Ages from Edward L. Cutts. Illustrated throughout with many plates. Bookplate of W. S. Milne to front pastedown.

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1930 The Chronicler of European CHIVALRY Coulton
1930 The Chronicler of European CHIVALRY Coulton

Price: £46.99

A red, cloth hardback with gilt lettering to spine and illustrated throughout.  This volume contains eight, tipped in colour plates on thick paper, plus 75, black and white illustrations.  At the beginning of the volumet...

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1930 The Times Book Of Printing In The Twentieth Century With Illustrations
1930 The Times Book Of Printing In The Twentieth Century With Illustrations

Price: £50.00

A history of printing in the twentieth century.Published by The Times newspaper, the work contains colour plates and numerous interesting advertisments to the rear of the volume.

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1930-2 3Vols Brian Tunstall The Byng Papers Illustrated With Maps And Plates
1930-2 3Vols Brian Tunstall The Byng Papers Illustrated With Maps And Plates

Price: £125.00

The naval papers of George Byng, a celebrated English admiral, and those of his son, the infamous John Byng, who was court martialed and shot.George Byng was a leiutenant when he delivered a message to Prince William of Orange, assuring...

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1930-31 3vol FRENCH Memoires Chancellor Prince de Bulow
1930-31 3vol FRENCH Memoires Chancellor Prince de Bulow

Price: £92.99

Three brown, cloth hardbacks with gilt lettering to spines.  This set contains volumes two, three and four only.  Volumes two and three contain sixteen illustrated plates each, with the third volume containing 20...

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1931 A Century of Gunmen A Study in Lawlessness Frederick Watson
1931 A Century of Gunmen A Study in Lawlessness Frederick Watson

Price: £20.00

An historical work on American gunmen.With a vignette title page.A collection of essays originally posted in 'The Time Literary Supplement' which include 'The American Heritage', 'The Six-Shooter', 'The Western Gunman in Life and Literature',...

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1931 A Century of Journalism Sydney Morning Herald Australian Life 1831-1931
1931 A Century of Journalism Sydney Morning Herald Australian Life 1831-1931

Price: £90.00

A fascinating work of journalistic history charting the first one hundred years of The Sydney Morning Herald. In the original publishers cloth binding. A fascinating volume documenting a...

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1931 Andre Siegfried La Crise Britannique Au XX Siecle Dedication by Author
1931 Andre Siegfried La Crise Britannique Au XX Siecle Dedication by Author

Price: £110.00

A quarter-calf binding of Siegfried's La Crise Britannique Au XXc. Siecle.With a dedication by the author.Andre Siegfried (1875 1959) was a French academic, geographer and political writer best known for his commentaries on American,...

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1931 BUCKINGHAM PALACE by Harold Clifford Smith
1931 BUCKINGHAM PALACE by Harold Clifford Smith

Price: £169.99

A first edition of Harold Clifford Smith's extensive book on Buckingham Palace. Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering and clipped dust wrapper. First edition. Harold Clifford Smith (1887-1960) was Keeper of the Department of...

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1931 Buckingham Palace Its Furniture Decoration Treasures H Clifford Smith
1931 Buckingham Palace Its Furniture Decoration Treasures H Clifford Smith

Price: £74.99

A history of Buckingham palace by H. Clifford Smith. Illustrated throughout with three colour plates, and around three hundred and fifty monochrome plates. With introductory chapters on the building and site by Christopher Hussey. The...

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1931 Catalogue of Loan Exhibition of Scottish Art and Antiquities First Edition
1931 Catalogue of Loan Exhibition of Scottish Art and Antiquities First Edition

Price: £29.99

A scarce copy of a Catalogue of a Loan Exhibition of Scottish Art and Antiquities. In aid of the Time and Talents Club for Girls and Children in Dockhead, Bermondsey, and the Scottish Charities in London. Contains numerous...

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1931 H Clifford Smith Buckingham Palace Its Furniture Royalty Interiors
1931 H Clifford Smith Buckingham Palace Its Furniture Royalty Interiors

Price: £70.00

An extensive and fascinating history of Buckingham palace by H. Clifford Smith. Illustrated throughout with three colour plates, and around three hundred and fifty monochrome plates.With introductory chapters on the building and...

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1931 My Book of Heroes and Heroines First Edition Hayward Edwards Illustrated
1931 My Book of Heroes and Heroines First Edition Hayward Edwards Illustrated

Price: £85.00

The first edition of this historical book for children.A scarce childrens work.Illustrated throughout with ten coloured plates of historical figures.This title is a guide to historical 'heroes' and 'heroines'. It is a collection of...

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1931 Red Indians Stories and Histories John Hampden Signed by Author
1931 Red Indians Stories and Histories John Hampden Signed by Author

Price: £50.00

A very scarce and signed copy of this work collection of passages each pertaining to Native American people. First edition. Signed by the author to the title page. In the publisher's original...

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1931 The Kalendar and Compost of Shepards Guy Marchant Medieval Literature
1931 The Kalendar and Compost of Shepards Guy Marchant Medieval Literature

Price: £99.99

A scarce reprint of this devotional text by priest and printer Guy Marchant. Illustrated throughout with numerous vignette illustrations. Marchant's output was mainly of moderate-sized devotional texts but he is particularly...

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1931 Women and Crime Cecil Bishop First Edition Prositiution
1931 Women and Crime Cecil Bishop First Edition Prositiution

Price: £24.00

A first edition of this history of the links between women and crime by Cecil Bishop. With chapters on prostitution, assaults, perversions, and more.

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1932 Comenius in England by R Fitzgibbon Young H A L Fisher Signed First Edition
1932 Comenius in England by R Fitzgibbon Young H A L Fisher Signed First Edition

Price: £140.00

An account of the visit of Jan Amos Komensky (Comenius), the Czech philosopher and educationist, to London in 1641-1642 and its bearing on the origins of the Royal Society. First edition, with an ink inscription to title page and...

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1932 Fifty Years 1882-1932 Trevelyan PLATES
1932 Fifty Years 1882-1932 Trevelyan PLATES

Price: £24.99

Bound in green cloth with lots of lovely plates throughout depicting scenes over the fifty year period. Anthology of contributions to The Times which includes; Politics and the Styateman, By the Earl of Middleton Society and the...

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1932 Hoare's Bank A Record 1672-1932 Private Bank History Privately Published
1932 Hoare's Bank A Record 1672-1932 Private Bank History Privately Published

Price: £220.00

A history of the private bank Hoare and Co.Hoare and Co is an English private bank. It is the oldest bank in the UK and the world's fourth oldest bank.With a portrait of Sir Richard Hoare to the frontispiece.Printed for private circulation.With...

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1932 Illustrated History of The Scottish National War Memorial Sir Ian Hamilton
1932 Illustrated History of The Scottish National War Memorial Sir Ian Hamilton

Price: £23.99

An informative and detailed insight into the history of the Scottish National War Memorial. Illustrated in colour, with an introduction by General Sir Ian Hamilton. From the Introduction: "To every Scot, surely, even to the...

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1932 Le Blason French Heraldry P B Gheusi European Genealogy Illustrated Limited
1932 Le Blason French Heraldry P B Gheusi European Genealogy Illustrated Limited

Price: £240.00

An attractive history of heraldry from P. B. Gheusi.In French.Illustrated throughout with many vignette arms and crests. Limited to 960 copies, of which this is numbered 630.Pierre-Barthlemy Gheusi, also known by the pseudonym...

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1932 Presidential Address 13 July 1932 H A L Fisher British Academy Very Scarce
1932 Presidential Address 13 July 1932 H A L Fisher British Academy Very Scarce

Price: £24.99

A record of the resignation speech of the Right Hon. H. A. L. Fisher from his post as the President of the British academy. Herbert Albert Laurens Fisher  (1865 1940) was an English historian, educator, and Liberal politician....

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1932 Rome of The Renaissance and To-day Sir Rennell Rodd H. Rushbury Dustwrapper
1932 Rome of The Renaissance and To-day Sir Rennell Rodd H. Rushbury Dustwrapper

Price: £52.00

A profusely illustrated work exploring city of Rome in the Renaissance era written by Sir Rennell Rodd. In the publisher's original cloth binding in the original unclipped dustwrapper. This...

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1932 The Ancient Monuments of Rome Theodore Pignatorre Illustrated First Edition
1932 The Ancient Monuments of Rome Theodore Pignatorre Illustrated First Edition

Price: £24.00

An interesting work on the architectural features of Ancient Rome. This work discusses the ancient monuments in all their glory and contains numerous illustrations from sketches by the author.The work discusses theatres, amphitheatres,...

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1932-1935 4Vol Modes and Manners by Max Von Boehn Colour Plates Dustwrappers
1932-1935 4Vol Modes and Manners by Max Von Boehn Colour Plates Dustwrappers

Price: £110.00

A set of this work by Max Von Boehn.Complete in four volumes.With 104 colour plates.Volume I contains: From the Decline of the Ancient World to the RenaissanceVolume II contains: The Sixteenth CenturyVolume III contains: The...

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1932-5 4vols Modes and Manners by Max Von Boehn Translated from the German
1932-5 4vols Modes and Manners by Max Von Boehn Translated from the German

Price: £250.00

A set of Modes and Manners by Max Von Boehn.Translated from the German by Joan Joshua.Complete in four volumes.Volume I contains: From the Decline of the Ancient World to the Renaissance With 25 Plates in Colour and 220 Illustrations...

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1933 A Picture Book of Bookbindings, Domestic Silver etc Victoria and Albert
1933 A Picture Book of Bookbindings, Domestic Silver etc Victoria and Albert

Price: £99.99

A smartly bound collection of pictorial pamphlets depicting collections at the Victorian and Albert Museum. Includes bookbindings from before 1550, english domestic silver 14th to 16th century, English silver spoons, and English...

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1933 Harold Clunn The Face Of Paris Record Of A Century Of Changes Illustrated
1933 Harold Clunn The Face Of Paris Record Of A Century Of Changes Illustrated

Price: £34.99

The Face of Paris The Record of a Century's Changes and Developments by Harold Clunn. With numerous photogravure illustrations. The first reprint from the same year of original publication. The intention of this work was to 'attempt...

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1933 History of the University of Edinburgh A. Logan Turner Scottish History
1933 History of the University of Edinburgh A. Logan Turner Scottish History

Price: £59.99

A detailed History of the University of Edinburgh. With an engraved frontispiece, illustration to the title-page and photographs and illustrations throughout. There is a contents page and an introduction to the front...

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1933 National Provincial Bank 1833-1933 Presentation Copy First Edition
1933 National Provincial Bank 1833-1933 Presentation Copy First Edition

Price: £37.00

A presentation copy of this interesting work.With a number stamped to the presentation page '5628'. 'Presented by the Directors of the National Provincial Bank Limited to C J Brand.Loosely inserted is a compliments slip from Sir Alfred...

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1933 Old Public School Boys Whos Who Series Eton Essay By Edward Lyttleton First
1933 Old Public School Boys Whos Who Series Eton Essay By Edward Lyttleton First

Price: £44.99

The Old Public School-Boys' Who's Who Series: Eton, with a prefatory essay by the Hon. and Rev. Edward Lyttelton who was Headmaster of Eton from 1905-16. With a portrait of founder Henry VI to frontispiece. First edition. Eton...

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1933 Scottish History of the University of Edinburgh A. Logan Turner
1933 Scottish History of the University of Edinburgh A. Logan Turner

Price: £79.99

A detailed History of the University of Edinburgh. With an engraved frontispiece, illustration to the title-page and photographs and illustrations throughout. There is a contents page and an introduction to the front...

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1933 The First Earl of Shaftesbury Louise Fargo Brown Illustrated First Edition
1933 The First Earl of Shaftesbury Louise Fargo Brown Illustrated First Edition

Price: £160.00

The first edition of this illustrated work on the political Anthony Ashley Cooper, the First Earl of Shaftesbury, written by Louise Fargo Brown. The first edition of this work. An interesting...

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1933 The Medici Colonel G F Young
1933 The Medici Colonel G F Young

Price: £70.00

A thrilling account of the infamous Medici family, by G F Colonel. An enthralling read, Colonel G F Young charts the illustrious Medici family, their rise to the top and their subsequent fall....

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1933 Venus Castina Female Impersonators By Bullier Illustrated King Dustwrapper
1933 Venus Castina Female Impersonators By Bullier Illustrated King Dustwrapper

Price: £29.99

A history of female impersonation by Clarence Joseph Bulliet and illustrated with fantastic and satirical drawings by Alexander King and in original dustwrapper. An exact reprint of the 1928 limited edition. 'The subject...

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1933-64 Troy Various Articles Rebound Collection of Studies and Papers
1933-64 Troy Various Articles Rebound Collection of Studies and Papers

Price: £110.00

A unique and fascinating collection of works exploring TroyContaining paperback 'Gnomon' dates 1933 in GermanRevue des Etudes Ancients dated 1938 in FrenchThe Fauna of the settlement of Troy in EnglishTurova Harabesi dates 1938 in...

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1934 10vol The Cambridge Modern History Lord Acton A W Ward Prothero Leathes
1934 10vol The Cambridge Modern History Lord Acton A W Ward Prothero Leathes

Price: £250.00

A comprehensive world history from Lord Acton, starting in eleventh-century Europe and ending in the twentieth century.Containing:Volume I: The RenaissanceVolume II: The ReformationVolume III: The Wars Of ReligionVolume IV: The...

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1934 3 Vols of The Cambridge Modern History (V, VIII, XIII)
1934 3 Vols of The Cambridge Modern History (V, VIII, XIII)

Price: £34.99

Three volumes of The Cambridge Modern History - looking at the Age of Louis XIV, The French Revolution, as well as Tables and General Index.The Cambridge Modern History is a comprehensive modern history of the world, beginning...

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1934 A History of the Great War 1914-1918 by C R M F Cruttwell
1934 A History of the Great War 1914-1918 by C R M F Cruttwell

Price: £45.00

A copy of this historical work of A History of the Great War by C. R. M. F. Cruttwell.Principal of Hertford College, Oxford Formerly Fellow of All Souls College.With numerous illustrations and fold-out maps.

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1934 Carter And Pollard An Enquiry First Edition With Original Dustwrapper
1934 Carter And Pollard An Enquiry First Edition With Original Dustwrapper

Price: £224.00

A first edition of this groundbreaking expose of literary forgery, in the original dustwrapper.Written by John Carter and Graham Pollard, the work is noted as uncovering the vast amounts of forged privately printed and "pre-first"...

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1934 India from a Back Bench by Various Authors
1934 India from a Back Bench by Various Authors

Price: £39.99

A collaborative work on the problem in India in the year 1934. From the Foreword: "The authors of this pamphlet do not claim to be "experts" on India. Our justification for writing it is that we are keenly interested in the problem...

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1934 Literary and Historical Essays Edinburgh Review Lord Macaulay Biography
1934 Literary and Historical Essays Edinburgh Review Lord Macaulay Biography

Price: £37.99

An attractively bound compendium of the literary and historical essays of Lord Macaulay. Thomas Babington Macaulay (1800 1859) was a British historian and Whig politician. He wrote extensively as an essayist and reviewer and his...

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1934 The Housewife and the Town Hall Mrs H A L Fisher Author's Own Copy
1934 The Housewife and the Town Hall Mrs H A L Fisher Author's Own Copy

Price: £120.00

A first edition of this reflection on domestic life, written by the wife of H. A. L. Fisher, Lettice Fisher. From Fisher's own library. This book also contains loosely inserted letters to Fisher and a newspaper article about the...

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1934 The Lummi Indians of Northwest Washington Stern Illustrated Dustwrapper
1934 The Lummi Indians of Northwest Washington Stern Illustrated Dustwrapper

Price: £120.00

An uncommon study of the life, culture, and folklore of the Lummi Native American tribe; by renowned professor of social anthropology Bernhard Joseph Stern. Complete with the original unclipped...

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1935 2vol Winston Churchill Den Store Krig the Great War in Swedish
1935 2vol Winston Churchill Den Store Krig the Great War in Swedish

Price: £160.00

A smart copy of this history of the First World War by Winston Churchill. In Swedish. Churchill gained fame as a war correspondent and wrote books about his campaigns. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1953 "for his...

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1935 2vols A History of Carmarthenshire John E Lloyd Illustrated Dustwrapper
1935 2vols A History of Carmarthenshire John E Lloyd Illustrated Dustwrapper

Price: £235.00

The complete two volumes of this County history work.This work is on Carmarthenshire, one of the largest of the thirteen historic counties of Wales.The first edition, first impression of both volumes. With six folding maps to volume...

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1935 6Vol Danmark I Fest og Glaede Julius Clausen Party Festival History Denmark
1935 6Vol Danmark I Fest og Glaede Julius Clausen Party Festival History Denmark

Price: £240.00

A beautifully illustrated set of this work on the cultural history of Denmark.Complete in six volumes.First Edition.Profusely illustrated, including sixteen coloured plates.In Danish.A collection of essays by various authors covering...

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1935 Alaska Natives 1st Ed Anderson Eells Folding Map Scarce Illustrated
1935 Alaska Natives 1st Ed Anderson Eells Folding Map Scarce Illustrated

Price: £55.00

A scarce first edition copy of this fascinating early twentieth century examination of the sociological and educational status of Alaska Natives. Written by H. Dewey Anderson and Walter Crosby...

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1935 Hans Licht Sexual Life In Ancient Greece Illustrated Original Cloth
1935 Hans Licht Sexual Life In Ancient Greece Illustrated Original Cloth

Price: £23.00

Professor Licht's work on sexuality within ancient Greek society, translated from the original German by J. H. Freese.German scholarship has often taken a lead in the study of Ancient Greece, and this text is a manifestation of that...

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1935 Proceedings of Idara-I-Maarif-I-Islamia First Session Held in Lahore Scarce
1935 Proceedings of Idara-I-Maarif-I-Islamia First Session Held in Lahore Scarce

Price: £190.00

A very scarce work being the proceedings of Idara-I-Maarif-I-Islamia held at Lahore in 1933. The work is written in both English and Arabic. In the publisher's original cloth binding. Content...

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1935 Robo Mediaeval Farnham Everyday Life In An Episcopal Manor Illustrated
1935 Robo Mediaeval Farnham Everyday Life In An Episcopal Manor Illustrated

Price: £75.00

A uncommon volume on mediaeval Farnham.Containing twenty-four monochrome plates, the work provides curious insight into this somewhat niche subject.Contains the ink inscription of Henlen Balisdade of Freustan Manor.

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1935 Seven Pillars of Wisdom a triumph T. E. Lawrence Illustrated First Thus
1935 Seven Pillars of Wisdom a triumph T. E. Lawrence Illustrated First Thus

Price: £65.00

A lavishly illustrated work of military history, being a first hand account by T. E. Lawrence. The first edition published for general circulation in 1935. Original privately printed in 1926....

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1935 The Corbould Genealogy Poulter First Edition Colour Illustrated
1935 The Corbould Genealogy Poulter First Edition Colour Illustrated

Price: £28.00

A lovely first edition copy of this fascinating genealogical history of the Corbould Family from Suffolk, England, by George Collingwood Brownlow Poulter. With charming illustrated endpapers;...

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1935 Turmoil and Tragedy in India MacMunn First Edition Scarce Illustrated
1935 Turmoil and Tragedy in India MacMunn First Edition Scarce Illustrated

Price: £85.00

A scarce first edition copy of this fascinating account of India after the First World War, by the British general and scholar Lieutenant-General Sir George MacMunn. Including such important...

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1936 Annals of Maychester Bensusan First Edition Jameson Binding Alymer Illustrated
1936 Annals of Maychester Bensusan First Edition Jameson Binding Alymer Illustrated

Price: £75.00

A very pleasing rebound copy of this charming work by Samuel Levy Bensusan, in a half crushed morocco binding with cloth covered boards, with John Jameson's binders label tipped to the rear pastedown. ...

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1936 Beads and Magic Horace C Beck Limited Edition Illustrated
1936 Beads and Magic Horace C Beck Limited Edition Illustrated

Price: £69.99

A scarce edition of this work on the use on beads in ancient religions. Illustrated with numerous photographs throughout. Limited to 133 copies, of which this is number 75.

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1936 Robert Loder's Farm Accounts 1610-1620 Edited By Fusseel For Royal Hist Soc
1936 Robert Loder's Farm Accounts 1610-1620 Edited By Fusseel For Royal Hist Soc

Price: £22.99

Robert Loder's Farm Accounts 1610 - 1620 being Camden Third Series Volume LIII. Edited for the Royal Historical Society by G. E. Fussell With facsimile of Robert Loder's Farm Account 1610-20 and with tables of information about crops to...

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1936 The History of the Universities Mission To Central Africa George H. Wilson
1936 The History of the Universities Mission To Central Africa George H. Wilson

Price: £40.00

A first edition copy of this work exploring a mission to Africa in the early twentieth century written by George Herbert Wilson. First edition. Bound in the publisher's original cloth binding,...

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1936-8 3Vol G Crawford Roland Austin Antiquity A Quarterly Review of Archeology
1936-8 3Vol G Crawford Roland Austin Antiquity A Quarterly Review of Archeology

Price: £100.00

A comprehensive collection of Antiquity an illustrated journal of ArchaeologyIllustrated throughout with engravings and folding mapsAntiquity is an academic journal dedicated to the subject of archaeology. It publishes four editions...

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1937 Burke's Genealogical History of the Landed Gentry Bernard Burke Illustrated
1937 Burke's Genealogical History of the Landed Gentry Bernard Burke Illustrated

Price: £99.99

The Centenary edition of this genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry. Includes an essay on the past and future of the landed gentry along with details on research and preservation that helped compile the book. Burke...

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1937 Burke's Landed Gentry Centenary Edition
1937 Burke's Landed Gentry Centenary Edition

Price: £99.99

An edition of Burke's Landed Gentry for the year 1937. Founded in 1836 by John Burke. Edited by H. Pirie-Gordon. Centenary (15th) edition. Burke's Landed Gentry (original title Burke's Commoners) is the result of nearly two centuries...

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1937 Burke's Landed Gentry Centenary Edition H Pirie Gordon Heraldry Geneaology
1937 Burke's Landed Gentry Centenary Edition H Pirie Gordon Heraldry Geneaology

Price: £140.00

A large and detailed volume of Burke's Landed Gentry.The Centenary (15th) Edition.With several pages of publisher's advertisments. Burke's Landed Gentry is an authoratative text providing detailed listings of families who held titles...

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1937 English Womens Clothing in the Nineteenth Century Willett Cunnington Illus
1937 English Womens Clothing in the Nineteenth Century Willett Cunnington Illus

Price: £50.00

A captivating history of women's clothing.This reference work takes a look at the fashions of the nineteenth century.Illustrated throughout, there are modern photographs of clothes from the period in addition to contemporary photographs.Specifically,...

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1937 H McLachlan The Widows Fund Association 1764 A Historical Sketch First Ed
1937 H McLachlan The Widows Fund Association 1764 A Historical Sketch First Ed

Price: £44.99

An uncommon copy of The Widows' Fund Association (Established 1764) A Historical Sketch by H. McLachlan, printed for private circulation. First edition. "In the Historical Sketch which follows, an attempt has been made to discover...

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1937 History of the Arabs Philip Hitti Illustrated Second Edition Scarce
1937 History of the Arabs Philip Hitti Illustrated Second Edition Scarce

Price: £110.00

A comprehensive historical work on the Arabs.Illustrated, with numerous vignettes and folding maps. Collated, complete.With errata slip bound in at end of contents page.The second edition, revised.Philip K...

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1937 J. Armiger Trollope College Youths History Society Bellringing History
1937 J. Armiger Trollope College Youths History Society Bellringing History

Price: £40.00

A scarce first edition of this history of bellringing in Britiain.Tracing its origins from the beginning, the book provides a comprehensive history of the bellringing and churches in Britain and contains illustrative photographic plates...

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1937 Lords of the Inland Sea Charles Petrie History Mediterranean
1937 Lords of the Inland Sea Charles Petrie History Mediterranean

Price: £90.00

A first edition, third impression of this work by Charles Petrie.Charles Petrie was a British historian who as educated at Oxford before succeeding to the family baronetcy.

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1937 The Manual of Heraldry Francis J. Grant Illustrated
1937 The Manual of Heraldry Francis J. Grant Illustrated

Price: £39.99

A concise description of the several terms used within heraldry, and containing a dictionary of every designation in the science. New and revised edition. Featuring three-hundred and fifty illustrations, and original unclipped...

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1938 Doidge's Western Counties Illustrated Annual 70th Edition
1938 Doidge's Western Counties Illustrated Annual 70th Edition

Price: £59.99

An illustrated 1938 Doidge's West Counties Annual. A coloured picture entitled 'The Island, Newquay' is presented with this annual. A charming 'book to read, a book to refer to.'

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1938 John Betjeman An Oxford University Chest Scarce Unclipped Dustwrapper First
1938 John Betjeman An Oxford University Chest Scarce Unclipped Dustwrapper First

Price: £470.00

A scarce first edition of An Oxford University Chest by John Betjeman. Comprising a Description of the Present State of the Town and University of Oxford with an Itinerary Arranged Alphabetically in original unclipped dustwrapper....

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1938 LATER ANNALS NATAL Alan HATTERSLEY first edition, illustrated
1938 LATER ANNALS NATAL Alan HATTERSLEY first edition, illustrated

Price: £275.00

A fascinating study of the Natal provence of South Africa from 1865 to 1900. Compiled and Edited by Alan F. Hattersley, a former Professor of History at Natal University College. The book survey's British expansion in...

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1938 Richard Cleveland The Log of The Caroline 1799 Pacific North Quarterly
1938 Richard Cleveland The Log of The Caroline 1799 Pacific North Quarterly

Price: £75.00

A scarce book detailing the voyage of Captain Richard Cleveland from Canton to NW America.The article is taken from the Pacific Northwest Quarterly, a peer-reviews academic journal of history. Richard Jeffry Cleveland, a U. S. vice-consul...

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1938 Ruth Clark Sir William Trumbull in Paris 1685-1686 1st Ed History Biography
1938 Ruth Clark Sir William Trumbull in Paris 1685-1686 1st Ed History Biography

Price: £25.00

A copy of Ruth Clark's biographical look at one eventful year of William Trumbull's career in France. Although unliked and, overall, unsuccessful in his political career, Trumbull worked during complicated and eventful times. His year...

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1938 Webster's Royal Red Book for May 1938 Court Guide Fashionable Register
1938 Webster's Royal Red Book for May 1938 Court Guide Fashionable Register

Price: £29.99

The 1938 edition of this guide to the rich and titled residents of London. Includes a calendar of court events, a street guide detailing the addresses of London's elite, and the list rendered again in alphabetical order. With numerous...

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1939 BASLE WOOL TRADING HOUSE Simonius, Vischer & Co.
1939 BASLE WOOL TRADING HOUSE Simonius, Vischer & Co.

Price: £167.99

A scarce copy of the history of Simonius, Vischer & Co. Bound in cloth with leather gilt label on the front board. Scarce. First edition. With many black and white plates. Includes compliments slip. A nice clean copy. ...

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1939 Gibbs Early Charters Of The Cathedral Church Of St Paul London Camden LVIII
1939 Gibbs Early Charters Of The Cathedral Church Of St Paul London Camden LVIII

Price: £16.99

Early Charters of the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, London from Camden Third Series Volume LVIII. Edited for the Royal Historical Society by Marion Gibbs. St Paul's Cathedral, London, is a Church of England cathedral  and seat...

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1939 Greek Memoires Compton Mackenzie World War I Spy
1939 Greek Memoires Compton Mackenzie World War I Spy

Price: £260.00

A controversial memoir of the author's time spent in Greece during the First World War, which was initially supressed upon publication. With photographic frontispiece. After the publication of his Greek Memories in 1932, he was...

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1939 History of Huddesfield Water Supplies T. W. Woodhead Illustrated
1939 History of Huddesfield Water Supplies T. W. Woodhead Illustrated

Price: £24.99

A detailed handbook which explores the history of the water supplies within Huddersfield. A County Borough of Huddersfield, and Tolson Memorial Museum Publication. With numerous photographic images.

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1939 Munich and the Dictators First Edition Seton-Watson
1939 Munich and the Dictators First Edition Seton-Watson

Price: £34.99

A presentation copy of this history of the circumstances preceeding the Second World War. Robert William Seton-Watson (London, England, August 20, 1879 Skye, Scotland, July 25, 1951) was a British political activist and historian...

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1939 ROME Porta Argentariorum Haynes & Hirst Gate
1939 ROME Porta Argentariorum Haynes & Hirst Gate

Price: £95.99

Hardbound volume with green paper covered boards, 7 plates, and 24 other illustrations. The Porta Argentariorum is an ancient monument in Rome. This volume provides a bibliography of texts in which it is mentioned, a chapter on...

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1939 T E Lawrence Oriental Assembly First Edition Illustrated Euphrates Pillars
1939 T E Lawrence Oriental Assembly First Edition Illustrated Euphrates Pillars

Price: £90.00

An anthological work of writings by T E Lawrence.Illustrated, with numerous plates throughout.Lacking original dustwrapper.The first edition of this work.This text is a collection of Thomas Edward Lawrence's writings. Previously these...

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1939 The Early History of St John's College Oxford by W H Stevenson Scarce
1939 The Early History of St John's College Oxford by W H Stevenson Scarce

Price: £60.00

A scarce copy of this book on the History of St. John's College Oxford.With illustrations throughout, and a fold-out map to the rear of the volume.With advertisments to the rear of the volume.

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1939 The Fall of The Russian Monarchy Bernard Pares Zaehnsdorf Asprey Romanov
1939 The Fall of The Russian Monarchy Bernard Pares Zaehnsdorf Asprey Romanov

Price: £500.00

A detailed history of the Russian revolution and the fall of the Romanovs. First edition, second impression. Illustrated, with sixteen photographic plates and six plans/maps.Count R. L Sangorski was a prominent...

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1939 The Medieval Library James Thompson First Edition
1939 The Medieval Library James Thompson  First Edition

Price: £48.00

A first edition of this history of libraries.James Westfall Thompson was an American historian specialising in the history of medieval and early modern Europe, particularly the HOly Roman Empire and France.

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1939-58 4Vol Knight's Bachelor Honour of Knighthood Bellew Wollaston Scarce Arms
1939-58 4Vol Knight's Bachelor Honour of Knighthood Bellew Wollaston Scarce Arms

Price: £95.00

A two volume collection of Knights Bachelor lists.Being lists of the existing recipients of the honour of Knighthood together with a short account of the origin, objects and work of the Imperial Society of Knights Bachelor.With 94...

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1940 18vol Mein Kampf Adolf Hitler Illustrated Hutchinson WWII Memorabilia
1940 18vol Mein Kampf Adolf Hitler Illustrated Hutchinson WWII Memorabilia

Price: £260.00

A set of this English translation of Adolf Hitler's autobiographical and ideological work, scarce in its entirety. Published in eighteen weekly parts. Unexpurgated edition. Illustrated throughout with two hundred full page plates....

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1940 English Education Origins of Indian Nationalism Bruce McCully First Edition
1940 English Education Origins of Indian Nationalism Bruce McCully First Edition

Price: £70.00

The first edition of this interesting study into the relationship between Indian nationalism and English education, written by Bruce Tiebout McCully. The first edition of this work. This book...

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1940 Karol Zbyszewski The Fight for Narvik Illus Jozef Natanson First Edition
1940 Karol Zbyszewski The Fight for Narvik Illus Jozef Natanson First Edition

Price: £260.00

A beautifully illustrated look at the Polish campaign in Norway.The first edition, illustrated throughout by Jozef Natanson.

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1940 Sikandra 1840-1940 Rev F. J. McBride F. W. Hinton Illustrated Very Scarce
1940 Sikandra 1840-1940 Rev F. J. McBride F. W. Hinton Illustrated Very Scarce

Price: £95.00

A very scarce copy of this work on missionaries in India, written by F. J. McBride and F. W. Hinton. A very scarce work, with only one on Copac, and three on WorldCat. This work is an interesting...

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1941 Katharina Und Die Russische Seele Illustrated Lavater Sloman Die Regierung
1941 Katharina Und Die Russische Seele Illustrated Lavater Sloman Die Regierung

Price: £29.99

An illustrated life story of Catherine II of Russia from 1729-1796.Includes illustrated portrait plates of leaders from Zar Alexei Michailowitsch to Grissfurst Alexander Pawlowitsch as well as illustrations of maps throughout.Contains...

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1941 Richard Cobden and John Morley by Francis W Hirst Inscribed by Author
1941 Richard Cobden and John Morley by Francis W Hirst Inscribed by Author

Price: £24.99

A lecture by Francis W. Hirst being the Richard Cobden Lecture for 1941. Inscribed by the author to front board, 'From F. W. H'.

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1941-2 8 Vol in 4 Pictorial History of the War Walter Hutchinson Illustrated
1941-2 8 Vol in 4 Pictorial History of the War Walter Hutchinson Illustrated

Price: £340.00

Eight volumes bound in four of Hutchinson's extensive history of the Second World War, profusely illustrated throughout. Eight volumes in four. The set is possibly complete in twenty-six volumes,...

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1942 Armed Guardians One Year in Iceland World War II American Occupation
1942 Armed Guardians One Year in Iceland World War II American Occupation

Price: £69.00

The first edition of this interesting historical account.Written by the G-2 Section of Iceland Base command, this small text reflects on the American occupation of Iceland during the Second World War. Written in 1942, the outcome of...

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