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1 Nouvelles Etudes D'Histoire: Publiees A L'Occasion Du XVe Congres International Des Sciences Historiques, Bucharest, 1980, (2 Volumes)
Academie Des Sciences Sociales et Politiques (ed.) Academiei Republicii Socialiste Romania Bucuresti 1980 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - 9.75" Tall 
Edited volume of essays, in two volumes. Text is in various languages, differs for different essays. Black cloth bindings with silver titles. Both volumes have a previous owner's name and date written on the front endpaper and have a red ink ownership stamp on the title page. Volume one has a small piece missing from the bottom corner of the title page. The dust jackets both have some light wear to the edges. Both volumes have additional wraparound bands - some discolouration and tears to these. pp. 326; 385. The dust jackets are supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jackets against wear. A HEAVY set - overseas postage will be higher than our standard rate and will be charged at cost; NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland; small charge may apply to islands, N. Ireland and Scottish highlands. Discount available for collection from our North Oxfordshire retail shop. 041956 
Price: 45.00 GBP

 
16 Bad Faith: A Forgotten History of Family and Fatherland
Callil, Carmen Jonathan Cape Ltd London 2006 0224078100 / 9780224078108 Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent FINE condition. Clean, tight and appears unread. Unmarked. pp. xxvi, 614. 030585 
Price: 16.00 GBP

 
 
2 The Vikings (Ancient Peoples and Places Series)
Arbman, Holger Thames and Hudson London 1961 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Blue cloth boards. Dust jacket tidy except short tear at head of spine. Not price clipped [30s net]. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 212pp. 101836 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
17 Princess Mary: A Biography
Carey, M. C. Nisbet & Co. Ltd. London 1922 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Reprint. Original blue cloth boards. There are a few small white marks to the rear board. A Sunday School prize gift inscription written neatly on the front pastedown. 207pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 026689 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
3 The Changing English Village 1066-1914 : A History of Bledington, Gloucestershire in its Setting 1066-1914
Ashby, M. K. ; with a foreword by Joan Thirsk The Roundwood Press Kineton 1974 0900093358 / 9780900093357 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original red cloth binding. VG. Clean. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is chipped and torn at the edges. Not price clipped (£5.50 net on front flap), the DJ is now supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 425pp. 22cm. 101718 
Price: 30.00 GBP

 
18 Edmonton : Stories From the River City
Cashman, Tony The University of Alberta Press Edmonton, Alberta, USA 2002 0888643926 / 9780888643926 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Very good paperback. Appears lightly read or unread. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Textblock tight, no cover creases. There are two light marks to the outer text block edges. "Tony Cashman tells the tales of the people who built the Alberta capital." 174pp. 22.5cm. 100265 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
 
4 Making a Killing : The Explosive Story of a Hired Gun in Iraq
Ashcroft, Captain James ; with Clifford Thurlow Virgin Books Ltd London 2006 1852273119 / 9781852273118 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. VG+ condition. A little bumped at the spine ends. Otherwise a clean tight copy. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 241pp. 100985 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
19 La Dame De Beaute: Agnes Sorel
Champion, Pierre Librairie Ancienne Honore Champion Paris 1931 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - 8.5" Tall 
Bound in cloth with marbled endpapers. Text in French. Internally clean and bright, no inscriptions. 205pp. 002670 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
5 Edinburgh, Lothians and the Borders : Exploring Scotland's Heritage
Baldwin, John The Stationery Office Edinburgh 1997 0114952922 / 9780114952921 Soft Cover New 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
New soft back RRP. £10.99. 228pp. 043235 
Price: 10.99 GBP

 
20 Human Voices From The Russian Campaign Of 1812
Chuquet, Arthur ; translated by M. Harriet M. Capes Andrew Melrose, Ltd London 1913 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
No date of publication stated.[c.1913]. Brown cloth binding. A little rubbed at the spine ends and corners. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Contents clean except for some light foxing to endpapers. 296pp. 100786 
Price: 35.00 GBP

 
 
6 The Pastons: A Family in the Wars of the Roses
Barber, Richard (edited by) The Folio Society 2001 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Third Folio Society impression (with new binding). Both book and slipcase are in excellent FINE condition. Printed on St. Paul's Wove paper and bound in full printed cloth. 208pp. 102305 
Price: 13.50 GBP

 
21 Dr Campbell's Diary of a Visit to England in 1775
Clifford, James L. (ed.) Cambridge University Press Cambridge 1947 First Edition Hard Cover Good Fair 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Publisher's original red cloth, slightly faded at lower edges. Previous owner's signature on the front endpaper. Boards and contents in very good, clean condition, excepting a grubby thumbprint mark in the margin of p. 136. The dust jacket is faded and worn, with loss at the spine ends, corners and lower edge of the back cover. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 005732 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
7 The Great Plague in London
Bell, Walter George ; edited and introduced by Belinda Hollyer The Folio Society London 2001 Hardcover Near Fine Slipcase Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
In excellent, near fine condition. There are some very light foxing spots to the top outer textblock edge. Printed on St Paul's Wove paper. Bound in full black cloth, blocked with a design by Francis Mosley. pp. xxiv, 256. 102751 
Price: 18.50 GBP

 
22 Roads and Trackways of Wales
Colyer, Richard J. Moorland Publishing 1984 0861901223 / 9780861901227 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Very good clean condition hardback with dust jacket. Binding tight. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Front flap of dust jacket clipped although original price sticker remains on the front flap. A few light foxing spots to the dust jacket flaps. DJ now protected in a loose film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 24cm. 192pp. 100120 
Price: 10.50 GBP

 
 
8 Tableaux D'Histoire Générale : Présentation Synchronique des Principaux Événements Contemporains a Travers Les Siècles.
Berthier, J. ; Lauvernier, C. ; Introduction de M. Émile Picard Société Mercasia Paris 1930 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Large folio volume. Red boards faded at the spine and edges. Cloth frayed and rubbed at spine ends and corners. A few pale grey marks to the boards. A brief contemporary gift inscription is written on the second front free endpaper. Book of chronological timeline tables charting French history from the 6th Century B.C. Covers major events thematically - Politics, Religion, Philosophy, Letters, Arts, Sciences, & others. 14.5" tall. Large heavy volume - we may need to charge a supplement for delivery to destinations outside the UK, but will contact you with a quote before processing your order (NO extra charges for UK delivery). French text. 101066 
Price: 35.00 GBP

 
23 The History of The Greenbrier, America's Resort
Conte, Robert S. Pictorial Histories Publishing Company, Inc Charleston, West Virginia 1998 0929521145 / 9780929521145 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Green cloth hardback. No previous owner names or inscriptions. Pictorial history of one of the finest resorts in the world. The dust jacket is protected in a loose archival film sleeve. A heavy book - no extra postage charges for UK delivery addresses but we may need to charge a postage supplement for overseas delivery. We will contact you with a price before processing your order. 222pp. 28.5cm. 100355 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
9 The Warwickshire Parish Clergy in the later Middle Ages [Dugdale Society Occasional Papers, No. 17]
Bill, P. A. The Dugdale Society 1967 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Booklet. Stapled binding. Some light underlining in pencil and a few pencilled notes in the margins. Spine slightly faded. 29pp. 103391 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
24 The Seven Years War: A Study in British Combined Strategy
Corbett, Julian S. ; with an introduction by Jeremy Black The Folio Society London 2001 Hardcover Near Fine Slipcase Near Fine Book 48mo - over 3 - 4" tall 
Really nice, clean, near fine condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding tight and book appears unread / barely read. pp. xxiii, 674. Printed on St. Paul's Wove Paper and bound in full printed cloth. PLEASE NOTE this is an extremely heavy book. No additional postage charges to send within the UK mainland; UK islands and N. Ireland please ask for a postage quote - a small additional fee will be necessary. Overseas postage will be much higher than our standard rate is likely to be expensive - please enquire if you would like a quote. A discount is on offer if you would like to collect from our shop premises in N. Oxfordshire - please enquire. 103233 
Price: 23.00 GBP

 
 
10 Lost City of the Incas: The Story of Machu Picchu and its Builders
Bingham, Hiram The Folio Society London 2004 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Near Fine Book 4to - over 9> - 12" tall 
An excellent copy in an excellent, near fine slipcase. pp.xviii, 266. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. Discount available for collection from our shop premises - please enquire. 103237 
Price: 18.50 GBP

 
25 Gontier et Pierre Col, et L'Humanisme En France Au Temps De Charles VI
Coville, A. Librairie E. Droz Paris 1934 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - 8.75" Tall 
Bound in cloth with plain endpapers. Text in French. Neat inscription to title pages, otherwise pages clean and bright. 256pp. 002671 
Price: 16.00 GBP

 
 
11 Pavilions of the Heart (The Four Walls of Love)
Blanch, Lesley Weidenfeld and Nicolson 1974 0297766929 / 9780297766926 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Pink cloth boards. Some foxing to the prelims and to outer closed textblock edges. No names or inscriptions. Dust jacket price clipped, has a short tear at the top edge and a faded spine. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 192pp. 102734 
Price: 10.50 GBP

 
26 The Heir of Treherne: A Tale of the Reformation in Devonshire and of the Western Rebellion
Crake, Rev. A. D. A. R. Mowbray & Co. Ltd. London 1912 Blue Cloth Fair No Jacket 12mo - 7.25" Tall Kruger, George E. 
The boards are very badly mottled (damp damage). Gilt titles and decoration on the spine and the front board. There is a prize inscription written on the front pastedown. Scattered foxing throughout. Holes / scuffing (insect damage) to the front endpaper and pastedown. Suitable as a reference / reading copy only. 342pp. Image available on request. 043680 
Price: 8.95 GBP

 
 
12 The Western Front - Part III, March 1917. Trench Scenery.
Bone, Muirhead Published by Authority From The Offices of Country Life Ltd London 1917 Soft cover Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Thin card covers, no dust jacket. Some light scattered foxing, mostly confined to the margins except Plate 56 (Distant Amiens) which has more noticeable foxing. Stapled binding. Staples rusted with slight marks showing through the covers. The binding has pulled at the last plate, exposing the staples. 20 plates. Part 3 of a 10-part publication depicting the Armed Forces in the First World War. Bone was appointed as Britain's first official war artist in May 1916. 31cm x 24cm. 103256 
Price: 28.50 GBP

 
27 The Story of Canada
Creighton, Donald The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited Toronto, Canada 1959 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original brown cloth boards - minor bumps at spine ends and corners. The dust jacket is edge worn, with rubs, short tears and minor loss. Not clipped, original price [$3.50] intact on the front flap of the dust jacket. The jacket is now protected in a loose archival clear film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). Previous owner's signature and date written on the front endpaper. List of dates and events written in pencil on a rear blank page before endpaper. 'Covers the full sweep of Canadian history'.291pp. 22.5cm. 100254 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
13 The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World [3 Volumes in slipcase]
Braudel, Fernand ; translated from the French by Sian Reynolds The Folio Society 2000 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
The books are in excellent condition but they do have a few tiny scattered foxing spots to the outer textblock edges (they are really tiny). The slipcase has a bump to one corner. The books appear barely read / unread. Printed on Grosvenor book wove paper and bound in full buckram cloth blocked with a design of type ornaments by Bernard Roberts. An attractive set. HEAVY books - a large postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK, as this set costs much more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. Discount available for collection from our shop premises - please enquire. 103051 
Price: 39.00 GBP

 
28 The Gascon Calendar of 1322
Cuttino, G. P. Offices of The Royal Historical Society London 1949 Hardback Good+ No Jacket 8vo - 8.75" Tall 
Water damage towards the bottom of pp. i-v (title page & frontis illustration). Otherwise clean. The spine is slightly discoloured / faded. 202pp. Image available on request. 051796 
Price: 7.95 GBP

 
 
14 The Society of Oxford Home-Students: Retrospects and Recollections (1879-1921)
Butler, R. F. & Prichard, M. H. (eds.) The Oxonian Press (For Private Circulation) Oxford 1930 Blue Cloth Very Good No Jacket 12mo - 7.5" Tall 
Minor wear to cover edges. Pages are lightly tanned. Tidy. 142pp. Image available on request. 041959 
Price: 29.95 GBP

 
29 The Discovery and Conquest of Peru
de Zarate, Agustn ; et al. ; translated with an introduction by J. M. Cohen ; illustrated by Edward Bawden The Folio Society London 1981 Hardcover Near Fine Slipcase Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Excellent, near fine condition, in a VG slipcase, which has some foxing to one end and a very small mark to one side. Book unmarked. Printed on Fynewhite Cartridge paper. Bound in Art Canvas Cloth, blocked with a design by the artist. 271pp. 102769 
Price: 13.50 GBP

 
 
15 Ellen Buxton's Journal, 1860-1864
Buxton, Ellen; Creighton, Ellen R. C. (ed.) Geoffrey Bles London Soft Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Paperback with dust jacket. Previous owner's name to the half-title page. Pages are otherwise clean and bright. The dust jacket is noticeably faded, both front and back. 96pp.Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 032961 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
30 A Tour Through the Whole Island of Great Britain
Defoe, Daniel ; edited by P. N. Furbank, W. R. Owens and A. J. Coulson The Folio Society London 2006 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Near Fine Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
In excellent, fine condition in a very near fine slipcase - 3 small purple marks on the top edge of the slipcase; so insignificant I nearly missed them. Printed on Voluprint paper and bound in library buckram with printed green cloth sides. pp. xix, 524. HEAVY book - a significant postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. Discount available for collection from our shop premises. 102755 
Price: 27.50 GBP

 
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