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Indian Statutory Commission Volume I Report Of The Indian Statutory Commission Volume 1 Survey 1930

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Price: £10.00

Publisher: HMSO 1930:

Seller ID: 21749

Paperback Slightly marked covers, creased at corners. First 20 pages creased at top corner A few pages browned at edges. Includes fold out maps of the North-West Frontier Province (and parts of Punjab, etc); a sketch map of India with Army numbers and a colour map of whole of India. Maps are slightly foxed. . xxv, 409 pages Wt 0.75 Kg Good View more info

British Orations from Ethelbert to Churchill with an introduction by "The Member for Barchester" Everyman's Library 714

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Price: £15.00

Publisher: Dent Revised edition 1960:

Seller ID: 5661

Hardback. 4.5" x 7" Green cloth covers worn and faded at edges. page edges foxed. 369pp Dustwrapper chipped and worn at edges. Wt 0.5Kg Good+ (Good-) View more info

On Vietnam's expulsion of Chinese residents.

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Price: £2.50

Publisher: Peking: Foreign Languages Press.1978:

Seller ID: 3123

Paperback. Covers grubby and slightly torn. Black and white plates. 222pp Wt 0.4Kg Good View more info

The Greatest of all the Plantagenets - An Historical Sketch.

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Price: £22.50

Publisher: London. Richard Bentley. 1860.:

Seller ID: 11278

Hardback. 1st. Ed. A biography of Edward I. Rubbed, worn & damaged covers. Front board partially detatched. Tears to spine with sm. pieces missing. Some foxing to early & latter pages. 9" x 6". xviii pp. + 457 pp. inc. appendices. Wt: 1.0 Kg. Reading Copy only. View more info

The Life and Times of Edward VII.

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Price: £4.50

Publisher: London. BCA. 1972.:

Seller ID: 6314

Softback. 8.2" x 5.9". 32 pp. Illus. B/W throughout. Twin stapled pamphlet. Sl. chipped & creased covers. Wt: 0.2 Kg. Good. View more info

The Road to Partition 1914 -1919

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Price: £6.00

Publisher: Athol Books 1974:

Seller ID: 15602

Paperback Rubbed card covers with fading, marks and an ink stamp number. Each page has a running ink number stamped at top corner. Typescript pamphlet which traces the development of the Catholic/ Protestant conflict between 1914 and 1919. From material published in the Irish Communist. 66 pages Wt 0.25 Kg Good View more info

The story of the British Empire: from the first Roman invasion to modern times

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Price: £4.90

Publisher: Jarrold and Sons No date circa 1890:

Seller ID: 15764

Hardback Green cloth illustrated covers with small dint on front cover. Owners details inside front cover. Browning on end papers. Illustrated 555 pages Wt 0.7 Kg Good View more info

A history of Truro. Volume 1 From Coinage Town to Cathedral City.

By: ACTON Viv:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Landfall Publications 1997:

Seller ID: 11114

Hardback ISBN 1873443331 Orange cloth covers. Owners details on front end paper. Maps and illustration on end papers. Price clipped dustwrapper with light scuffing on rear panel. A very nice and crisp copy. Illus. 223 pages. 8.5" x 6" Wt 0.7 Kg Fine (Very Good++) View more info

The Epic of America.

By: ADAMS, James Truslow.:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Routledge. 1938 3rd. Ed.:

Seller ID: 1649

Hardback. 9.6" x 6.5". xi pp. + 446 pp. + B/W drawings as chapter headings. Rubbed & marked crimson cloth with wear to spine-ends & tips. Wt; 1.25 Kg. G-. View more info

The spy went dancing: how I recruited the Duchess of Windsor.


Price: £4.00

Publisher: Century 1991:

Seller ID: 11497

Hardback ISBN 0712645543 Black cloth covers with minor softening at spine ends. Owners name on front end paper. Dustwrapper slightly creased and rubbed at edges. Illus 319 pages. Wt 0.8 Kg Very Good (Very Good) View more info

Only yesterday: an informal history of the 1920's in America Two volumes. (Pelican)


Price: £5.00

Publisher: Penguin 1938:

Seller ID: 22599

Paperback First Penguin edition. Pelican No A25 and A26 Two volumes. Both books have covers which are worn at spine edges with small nicks at spine ends. Pages are browned. Wt 0.4 Kg Good View more info

The Spanish tragedy 1930 - 1936 Dictatorship, Republic, Chaos. Third edition


Price: £5.50

Publisher: Methuen and Co 1936:

Seller ID: 16093

Hardback Third edition. Slightly marked and rubbed covers. Owners name, crossed out entry and ink stamped date on front end paper. Slight foxing on end papers. Text is clean and unmarked. 247 pages Wt 0.7 Kg Good View more info

A history of Spain: from the beginnings to the present day.

By: ALTAMIRA Rafael & LEE Muna Translator:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: D. Van Nostrand Company 1955:

Seller ID: 10344

Hardback 3rd imp. of 1949 edition. Rubbed cloth cover Owners details on front end paper. Illus Page edges dusty. Book moves within its binding. 748 pages WT 1.6Kg Good View more info

Anglo Norman England 1066-1154 (Conference on British Studies Bibliographical Handbooks)

By: ALTSCHUL Michael:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press 1969:

Seller ID: 15076

Hardback ISBN 0521075823 First edition. Red cloth covers Small note written on front end paper. Price clipped dustwrapper with minor rubbing at corners. Text is clean. 83 pages Wt 0.4 Kg Very Good (Very Good) View more info

Blackie's Comprehensive History of England, Civil and Military, Religious, Intellectual, and Social from the Earliest Period to the Jubilee of Victoria, Queen and Empress 8 Volume set

By: Anon:

Price: £79.00

Publisher: Blackie and Son 1894:

Seller ID: 13623

Hardback 8 Volumes, Burgundy covers decorated with tooled tree on the fronts with 3 Gilt Crests. Spines decorated in gilt. Tissue guarded plates and 1000's of illustrations in the text. Page edges Red. Covers are uniformaly faded on spines with softening at spine ends and minor wear at some corners. Volume One also faded on part of the rear cover, Volume 4 moves slightly within its binding. A couple of the volumes are very lightly marked on covers. Minor foxing, li... View more info

Hello are You Working? Memories of the Thirties in the north east of England

By: ARMSTRONG, Keith and BENYON, Hugh (eds.):

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Strong Words Erdesdun Publications, Whitley Bay Tyne & Wear, 1977:

Seller ID: 22409

Paperback Stapled pamphlet with slightly creased Illustrated card covers with small split at bottom of spine. Whole pamphlet is slightly creased at top corner. Illustrated. 94 pages Wt 0.25 Kg Good View more info

Four hundred years of English Education.


Price: £5.95

Publisher: Cambridge University Press. 1965 reprint.:

Seller ID: 1984

Paperback. 5.5" x 8.5" Covers slightly chipped and creased. Small inscription on front of cover. Ownership label inside front cover. One corner of pages knocked. Wt 0.6 Kg Good+ View more info

Charles II - The Man and the Statesman.

By: ASHLEY Maurice:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London. History Book Club. 1971.:

Seller ID: 11776

Hardback. Red cloth with gilt spine titles in worn & rubbed D/W with sm. tears to upper edges. 8.7" x 5.7". x pp. + 358 pp. inc. index. Illus: 16 pp. B/W plates. Wt: 0.75 Kg. Good + (Good). View more info

The English Civil War

By: ASHLEY Maurice:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Budding Books 1996:

Seller ID: 17421

Hardback ISBN 1840150165 Reprint Illustrated laminated covers. Dustwrapper is slightly nicked at one edge and has a minor scratch on the rear panel. The origins of the Civil War and course of t he campaigns are here comprehensively described by the late Maurice Ashley, a leading authority on 17th century England. Both maps and contemporary sources illustrate the text. Illustrated 202 pages Wt 0.8 Kg Very godo (Good+) View more info

The Great Northern Coalfield, 1700-1900: Illustrated Notes on the Durham and Northumberland Coalfield


Price: £6.90

Publisher: University Tutorial Press 1968:

Seller ID: 14572

Hardback ISBN 0723101701 Brown cloth covers with minor rubbing at spine ends. Clean, unmarked text. Dustwrapper with wear at edges and scuffing on rear panel. With Black and white plates and diagrams. A history of one of the oldest coalfields. 76 pages Wt 0.8 Kg Very Good (Good) View more info