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Image for Inside The Enigma: British Officials In Russia, 1900 - 1939

Inside The Enigma: British Officials In Russia, 1900 - 1939

By: Hughes, Michael

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, The Hambledon Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021299

ISBN: 1852851600

Condition: Very Good


xi + 336pp, index, bibliography, notes, not illustrated. Blue boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. An inside view from Russia in the early part of the 20th century and the second world war. View more info

Image for Monuments in the Landscape Volume X: Castles and Bishops Palaces of Pembrokeshire

Monuments in the Landscape Volume X: Castles and Bishops Palaces of Pembrokeshire

By: Hull, Lise

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Herefordshire, Logaston Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019232

ISBN: 1904396313

Condition: Very Good


xiii + 226pp, map, references, plans, black and white photographs. Softback, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

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Illustrations of British Antiquities Derived from Objects Found in South Africa

By: Hume, The Rev. A

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Liverpool, T Brakell: 1869

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022630

Condition: Good


114pp, 2 appendices, illustrations. Modern rebinding in light brown boards, gilt titling to spine, new endpapers. Original textblock is browned, some foxing to pages, some edge staining to a few pages (text unaffected) at the rear, overall a Good tight copy. Stated to be one of 250 copies privately printed, this copy presented to The Historic (?) Society, handwritten to verso of contents page. Scarce. View more info

Image for The Claim of Crofting: The Scottish Highlands and Islands 1930 - 1990

The Claim of Crofting: The Scottish Highlands and Islands 1930 - 1990

By: Hunter, James

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Mainstream Publishing: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022399

ISBN: 1851583297

Condition: Very Good


238pp, index, references, 8pp illustrations. Grey boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Fair Isle: The Archaeology of an Island Community

Fair Isle: The Archaeology of an Island Community

By: Hunter, JR

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, HMSO: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021315

ISBN: 0114957509

Condition: Very Good


viii + 280pp, index, bibliography, inventory of sites, illustrations. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Geological Survey Ten Mile Map. North Sheet  (North of National Grid Line 500KM N)

Geological Survey Ten Mile Map. North Sheet (North of National Grid Line 500KM N)

By: Institute of Geological Sciences

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Institute of Geological Sciences: 1979

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 030377

Condition: Very Good


This is the 3rd edition, solid, 1979. Light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Geological Survey Ten Mile Map. South Sheet  (South of National Grid Line 500KM N)

Geological Survey Ten Mile Map. South Sheet (South of National Grid Line 500KM N)

By: Institute of Geological Sciences

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Institute of Geological Sciences: 1979

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 030378

Condition: Very Good


This is the 3rd edition, solid, 1979. Light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

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Buildings of Empire

By: Jackson, Ashley

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021399

ISBN: 0199589380

Condition: Very Good


xvii + 317pp, index, bibliography, notes, 38 illustrations, 12 plates. Burgundy boards, light wear only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Publications of the Surtees Society Volume CLXIII (163): Estate Accounts of the Earls of Northumberland 1562 - 1637

The Publications of the Surtees Society Volume CLXIII (163): Estate Accounts of the Earls of Northumberland 1562 - 1637

By: James, ME (Editor)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Durham, The Surtees Society: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019152

Condition: Good


lv + 254pp + 32pp (Surtees Society), index. Contents in 3 parts:- Part I: Ingrossed accounts of bailiffs, reeves and farmers in Northumberland 1581 - 1612; Part II: Northumbrian receivers' ingrossed accounts and views of account 1562 - 1637; Part III: Accounts of the receiver-general 1580 - 1619. Ex public library so sold with all faults. Green boards, some damp discolouration to fore-edge of both boards, contents unaffected. Gilt titling to spine, including classification numbers. Library plate to front pastedown, reference numbers to verso of title page, stamp to back page and occasionally t... View more info

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Compton Verney Handbook

By: Jenkins, Dr Susan (Compiler)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Warwickshire, Compton Verney House Trust: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021401

ISBN: 095465451X

Condition: Very Good


192pp, bibliography, glossary, illustrations throughout, some folding. Softback, very light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Behind the Castle Gate: From Medieval to Renaissance

Behind the Castle Gate: From Medieval to Renaissance

By: Johnson, Matthew

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022264

ISBN: 0415258871

Condition: Very Good


xix + 209pp, index, bibliography, glossary, illustrations. Black boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Oxford Historical Monographs. Duke Richard of York 1411 - 1460

Oxford Historical Monographs. Duke Richard of York 1411 - 1460

By: Johnson, PA

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021184

ISBN: 0198229461

Condition: Very Good


xii + 270pp, index, bibliography, 3 appendices. Blue boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in (slightest spine fading) dustwrapper. This first biography of Richard, third Duke of York, examines the political opposition of a great landlord to Henry VI's regime. View more info

Image for Publications of the Dugdale Society Volume XXXIX: Stratford-Upon-Avon Inventories 1538 - 1699 Volume I: 1538 - 1625

Publications of the Dugdale Society Volume XXXIX: Stratford-Upon-Avon Inventories 1538 - 1699 Volume I: 1538 - 1625

By: Jones, Jeanne (Editor)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Stratford-upon-Avon, The Dugdale Society: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022685

ISBN: 085220079X

Condition: Very Good


xxiv + 351pp. Blue cloth boards, a VG copy, no dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Black Prince

The Black Prince

By: Jones, Michael

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Head of Zeus: 2017

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021953

ISBN: 1784972932

Condition: Very Good


xxiv + 456pp, index, bibliography, notes, 19 illustrations, 5 maps. Black boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Number line starts with a '2', so assumed to be a reprint. View more info

Image for Bosworth 1485: The Battle That Transformed England

Bosworth 1485: The Battle That Transformed England

By: Jones, Michael

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Pegasus Books: 2015

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 022356

ISBN: 1605988596

Condition: Very Good


259pp, index, 39 illustrations, notes, maps. Black boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. New edition, with new preface and updated content. View more info

Image for English Army Lists of the Early 1640s. Fully Indexed.  (Essential Civil War Series)

English Army Lists of the Early 1640s. Fully Indexed. (Essential Civil War Series)

By: Jones, SF (Editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tyger's Head Books: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021260

ISBN: 1909596051

Condition: Very Good


132pp, index, bibliography. Softback, appears unread, an excellent copy. View more info

Image for Transactions of the William Morris Society: The Medieval Vision of William Morris. A Lecture Given By R Furneaux Jordan on November 14, 1957, at the Victoria and Albert Museum, South Kensington

Transactions of the William Morris Society: The Medieval Vision of William Morris. A Lecture Given By R Furneaux Jordan on November 14, 1957, at the Victoria and Albert Museum, South Kensington

By: Jordan, R Furneaux

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The William Morris Society: 1960

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 019379

Condition: Very Good


31pp, 1 of 600 copies printed, July 1960. Card covers, rough cut edges to contents, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Lady of the Sun: The Life and Times of Alice Perrers

Lady of the Sun: The Life and Times of Alice Perrers

By: Kay, F George

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller Ltd: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022665

Condition: Good+


205pp, index, sources, 4pp plates. Black boards, light wear, some foxing mainly to edges and endpapers, overall a Good+ copy in a Good (edge tear to rear panel, slight edge creasing, price-clipped) dustwrapper. The story of Edward III's mistress. View more info

Image for Journal of the British Archaeological Association. Volume 153 for 2000. Index to Volumes 149 to 153.

Journal of the British Archaeological Association. Volume 153 for 2000. Index to Volumes 149 to 153.

By: Keen, Laurence (Academic Editor) / Henig, Martin (Honorary Editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, The British Archaeological Association: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022850

Condition: Very Good


227pp, index, annual report, 9 illustrated articles including aspects of Cleeve Abbey, Somerset and Haughmond Abbey, Shropshire. Softback, VG. View more info

Image for Origins Of Modern Wars: The Origins of the Present Troubles in Northern Ireland

Origins Of Modern Wars: The Origins of the Present Troubles in Northern Ireland

By: Kennedy-Pipe, Caroline

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Essex, Longman: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019140

ISBN: 0582100739

Condition: Good+


xii + 204pp, index, maps, bibliography. Softback, some creasing to covers otherwise a VG copy. View more info

Image for Revolution Principles: The Politics of Party 1689 - 1720 (Cambridge Studies in the History and Theory of Politics, The Ford Lectures 1975-6)

Revolution Principles: The Politics of Party 1689 - 1720 (Cambridge Studies in the History and Theory of Politics, The Ford Lectures 1975-6)

By: Kenyon, J. P.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1990

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 017665

ISBN: 052138656X

Condition: Very Good


xvi + 248pp, index, addendum, appendix, notes. Softback, very slight colour fading to spine, general ageing to contents, neat owner's details to 1/2 title, overall a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Warwickshire Arms and Lineages: Compiled from The Heralds' Visitations and Ancient MSS..

Warwickshire Arms and Lineages: Compiled from The Heralds' Visitations and Ancient MSS..

By: Kittermaster, Rev. Fred W

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Cornish Brothers Ltd: 1866

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022772

Condition: Good+


xii + 103pp + xii appendix, . Green boards, gilt titling, small book catalogue listing to front pastedown, bookplate of 'John Astley, Coventry' to same, 1866 inscription to verso of front endpaper, the date '1866' added to title page in same hand as the contemporary inscription, general foxing, a Good+ copy, no dustwrapper. Included is a letter from and signed by the author, edge tears, small loss. View more info

Image for De Gaulle and the Free French in Bewdley 1942 - 1944

De Gaulle and the Free French in Bewdley 1942 - 1944

By: Knowles, Nigel

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Bewdley, Star and Garter Publishers: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020497

ISBN: 0951913093

Condition: Very Good


viii + 213pp, references, illustrated. Softback, a VG clean tight copy. Signed dedication from the author to title page. View more info

Image for The Trial of Charles I: A Documentary History

The Trial of Charles I: A Documentary History

By: Lagomarsino, David / Wood, Charles T

Price: £9.00

Publisher: USA, Dartmouth College Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018077

ISBN: 0874514991

Condition: Very Good


xiv + 151pp, sources, 17 illustrations. Softback, a VG clean tight barely read copy. View more info

Image for Victorian Workhouse: A Study of the Bromsgrove Union Workhouse 1836 - 1901

Victorian Workhouse: A Study of the Bromsgrove Union Workhouse 1836 - 1901

By: Land, Neville

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Studley, Brewin Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021878

ISBN: 0947731695

Condition: Very Good


viii + 120pp, index, bibliography, illustrations. Softback, light wear only, small owner's label to 1/2 title page, slight sunning to spine and adjacent edges, overall a VG copy. 'Best wishes from Neville Land, 12.2.96' to 1/2 title page. View more info

Image for Royal Historical Society Studies in History 72: Wealth, Kinship and Culture: The Seventeenth-Century Newdigates of Arbury and Their World

Royal Historical Society Studies in History 72: Wealth, Kinship and Culture: The Seventeenth-Century Newdigates of Arbury and Their World

By: Larminie, Vivienne

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Suffolk, The Royal Historical Society / The Boydell Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022697

ISBN: 0861932315

Condition: Very Good


xi + 247pp, index, bibliography, family trees, map, 4 appendices, footnotes. Grey boards, title label laid into front board, a VG copy, no dustwrapper (presumably as issued). View more info

Image for Dugdale Society Occasional Papers No.28: The Godly Magistrate: The Private Philosophy and Public Life of Sir John Newdigate, 1571 - 1610

Dugdale Society Occasional Papers No.28: The Godly Magistrate: The Private Philosophy and Public Life of Sir John Newdigate, 1571 - 1610

By: Larminie, VM

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Stratford-upon-Avon, The Dugdale Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021819

ISBN: 0852200587

Condition: Very Good


34pp. Card covers, an excellent, probably unread copy. View more info

Image for Empire of the Seas - How the Navy Forged the Modern World

Empire of the Seas - How the Navy Forged the Modern World

By: Lavery, Brian

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Conway: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 019563

ISBN: 1844861090

Condition: Very Good


272pp, index, bibliography, illustrations throughout, many in colour. Red boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Flat signed by the author on title page. View more info

Image for From the Beat to the Palace: 175 Years of Gallantry

From the Beat to the Palace: 175 Years of Gallantry

By: Lawrence, Jane R. (Foreword By Sir John Stevens)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Studley, Brewin Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019528

ISBN: 1858582636

Condition: Very Good


xviii + 366pp, 5 appendices. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. The story of the many acts of gallantry by the men and women of the Metropolitan Police. and their awards, from the British Empire Medal to the George Cross. View more info

Image for The Nation in the Parish or, Records of Upton-on-Severn; with a Supplementary Chapter on the Castle of Hanley

The Nation in the Parish or, Records of Upton-on-Severn; with a Supplementary Chapter on the Castle of Hanley

By: Lawson, Emily M / Lawson, Robert

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Houghton & Gunn: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020219

Condition: Good+


xv + 209pp + xli. Errata slip. 14 full page illustrations by Charles Cattermole and George R Clarke. Glossary of more than 800 local words and phrases by Robert Lawson at rear. Green pictorial boards, some edge rubs, general foxing to contents, a VG tight copy. Edition not stated but likely to be a first edition though it was published in different coloured boards. View more info

Image for The Nation in the Parish or, Records of Upton-on-Severn; with a Supplementary Chapter on the Castle of Hanley

The Nation in the Parish or, Records of Upton-on-Severn; with a Supplementary Chapter on the Castle of Hanley

By: Lawson, Emily M / Lawson, Robert

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Houghton & Gunn: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020220

Condition: Very Good


xv + 209pp + xli. Errata slip. 14 full page illustrations by Charles Cattermole and George R Clarke. Glossary of more than 800 local words and phrases by Robert Lawson at rear. Brown pictorial boards, some edge rubs, a few marks, general foxing to contents, owner's label to front pastedown, front hinge slightly weak, a Good+ copy. Edition not stated but likely to be a first edition though it was published in different coloured boards. View more info

Image for Pauper Children: Their Education and Training: A Complete Handbook to the Law Relating to Pauper Children as Comprised in the Several Acts of Parliament Relating Thereto, & the Orders, &c., of the Poor Law Commissioners, the Poor Law Board,....

Pauper Children: Their Education and Training: A Complete Handbook to the Law Relating to Pauper Children as Comprised in the Several Acts of Parliament Relating Thereto, & the Orders, &c., of the Poor Law Commissioners, the Poor Law Board,....

By: Leach, RA

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Hadden, Best & Co: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022629

Condition: Near Very Good


xi + 352pp, addendum, index, appendix. Blue boards, blind-stamped lining, gilt titling, adverts to endpapers, front hinge showing but quite secure, general light foxing mainly to edges, 'Lichfield Union' stamp to front free endpaper, overall a near VG copy. Scarce. View more info

Image for People and Places: Country House Donors and the National Trust

People and Places: Country House Donors and the National Trust

By: Lees-Milne, James

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, John Murray Publishers Ltd: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030013

ISBN: 0719551455

Condition: Very Good


viii + 232pp, index, 23 plates. Green boards, slight ageing to contents, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Golden Cage

The Golden Cage

By: Lindsay, Philip

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022695

Condition: Near Very Good


208pp, Maroon boards, WH Smith & Son Library bookplate to front pastedown, foxing mainly to endpapers and edges, overall a near VG copy in like (small edge tear, slight edge creasing, not price-clipped) dustwrapper. Historical novel set in the time of King Richard II. View more info

Image for Domesday Book Studies: Worcestershire. Introduction, Translation, Folios and Maps. 3 Volume Set in Slipcase

Domesday Book Studies: Worcestershire. Introduction, Translation, Folios and Maps. 3 Volume Set in Slipcase

By: Loyn, HR (General Introduction) / Williams, Ann (Introduction to the Worcestershire Domesday)

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Alecto Historical Editions: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030286

ISBN: 0948459492

Condition: Very Good


3 volume set. This is No.6/1000. The 3 volumes are:- Studies (xi + 179pp, index, 3 appendices, glossary, bibliography, drawings and illustration); Introduction and Translation (ix + 56pp + folios,); Folios & Maps (2 folding maps plus colour reproductions of folios). Each book in cream buckram over brown boards, light wear only, a VG set in a Good (a few rubs, bumps and marks, small paper loss, no splits) slipcase. Very heavy, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

Image for Genuine Narratives and Concise Memoirs of Some of the Most Interesting Exploits and Singular Adventures of J M'Alpine, a Native Highlander, from the Time of His Emigration from Scotland to America, 1773

Genuine Narratives and Concise Memoirs of Some of the Most Interesting Exploits and Singular Adventures of J M'Alpine, a Native Highlander, from the Time of His Emigration from Scotland to America, 1773

By: M'Alpine, J

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Greenock, William Innes: 1883

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 015620

Condition: Very Good


67pp, 4pp catalogue of Gaelic Books at rear as available April 1883. Burgundy boards, gilt titling with black decoration. Patterned endpapers, light foxing mainly to edges, overall a VG clean tight copy of this first reprint of the 1780 original. Scarce. View more info

Image for Columba's Island: Iona from Past to Present

Columba's Island: Iona from Past to Present

By: MacArthur, E. Mairi

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Polygon: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 019262

ISBN: 1902930304

Condition: Very Good


xi + 208pp, index, bibliography, 21 illustrations plus frontispiece, map. Softback, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Image and Devotion in Late Medieval England

Image and Devotion in Late Medieval England

By: Marks, Richard

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Stroud, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022540

ISBN: 0750914661

Condition: Very Good


viii + 344pp, index, bibliography, notes, 15 maps, 176 illustrations, 24 colour illustrations. Black boards, a VG copy in (very slight spine sunned) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Irish Sea: Aspects of Maritime History

The Irish Sea: Aspects of Maritime History

By: McCaughan, Michael / Appleby, John (Editors)

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Belfast, The Institute of Irish Studies: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017720

ISBN: 0853893276

Condition: Very Good


x + 177pp, notes, bibliography, illustrations. Softback, general browning to pages, light reading wear, overall a VG clean tight copy. 15 Papers presented at the Irish Sea maritime history conference organised by the Institute of Irish Studies, Queen's University, Belfast and the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum, Cultra, County Down. Held at the Museum, 30 September - 3 October 1986. View more info

Image for Landmarks in History: Landmarks Conveners: 1066: Professor Lindy Grant; 1492: Dr Ester Mijers; 1789: Dr Frank Tallett; 1945: Mr Roy Wolfe

Landmarks in History: Landmarks Conveners: 1066: Professor Lindy Grant; 1492: Dr Ester Mijers; 1789: Dr Frank Tallett; 1945: Mr Roy Wolfe

By: Mijers, Dr E (Compiler)

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Harlow, Pearson Education Ltd: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017786

ISBN: 1849593906

Condition: Very Good


480pp, a collection of 32 excerpts from key works on each subject area. Large format softback, corner crease to rear cover otherwise a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for The English Ceremonial Book: A History of Robes, Insignia and Ceremonies Still in Use in England

The English Ceremonial Book: A History of Robes, Insignia and Ceremonies Still in Use in England

By: Milton, Roger

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021686

ISBN: 0715353314

Condition: Very Good


216pp, index, bibliography, notes, illustrations including 8 in colour. Black boards, light ageing, a VG copy in (price-clipped, label ghost mark to front flyleaf) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Horse Nations: The Worldwide Impact of the Horse on Indigenous Societies Post-1492

Horse Nations: The Worldwide Impact of the Horse on Indigenous Societies Post-1492

By: Mitchell, Peter

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oxford, OUP: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022327

ISBN: 019870383X

Condition: Very Good


xv + 444pp, index, references, appendix, chapter notes, illustrations in text, 4 tables, 32 colour plates. Black boards, a near Fine copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Underhills of Warwickshire. Their Ancestry from the Thirteenth Century and Their Descendants in England; with Special Reference to Captain John Underhill of the Kenilworth Branch, Afterwards of Massachusetts and Long Island, New York.

The Underhills of Warwickshire. Their Ancestry from the Thirteenth Century and Their Descendants in England; with Special Reference to Captain John Underhill of the Kenilworth Branch, Afterwards of Massachusetts and Long Island, New York.

By: Morrison, JH

Price: £130.00

Publisher: Cambridge, CUP: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020687

Condition: Good


xiv + 242pp, index, 3 maps, 27 plates, 6 pedigrees. Privately printed at the Universiry Press, 1932. Blue cloth boards, gilt design to front, dulling and foxing to spine, overall light wear only. Foxing mainly to page edges, top edge gilt, overall a Good copy of a very scarce title. Of great interest to historians and genealogists alike. View more info

Image for Berkshire Record Society Volume 2: Berkshire Glebe Terriers, 1634

Berkshire Record Society Volume 2: Berkshire Glebe Terriers, 1634

By: Mortimer, Ian (Editor)

Price: £10.80

Publisher: Reading, Berkshire Record Society: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018288

ISBN: 0952494612

Condition: Very Good


xxx + 4pp illustrations + 260pp, index, glossary, appendix, map of Berkshire. Softback, light wear only, occasional pencilled annotation, overall a VG tight copy. A detailed study of church records for 1634 in Berkshire. View more info

Image for Dragon's Blood & Willow Bark: The Mysteries of Medieval Medicine

Dragon's Blood & Willow Bark: The Mysteries of Medieval Medicine

By: Mount, Toni

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Stroud, Amberley Publishing: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022136

ISBN: 1445643839

Condition: New


288pp, index, 35 illustrations, bibliography, notes. Black boards, a new book in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Dragon's Blood & Willow Bark: The Mysteries of Medieval Medicine

Dragon's Blood & Willow Bark: The Mysteries of Medieval Medicine

By: Mount, Toni

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Stroud, Amberley Publishing: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022137

ISBN: 1445643839

Condition: New


288pp, index, 35 illustrations, bibliography, notes. Black boards, a new book in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Berkshire to Botany Bay: The 1830 Labourers' Revolt in Berkshire - Its Causes and Consequences

Berkshire to Botany Bay: The 1830 Labourers' Revolt in Berkshire - Its Causes and Consequences

By: Norman E. Fox

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Berkshire, Littlefield Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020844

ISBN: 0952666103

Condition: Very Good


162pp, sources, tables, illustration. Softback, small label glue mark to rear, light wear, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Tamworth Castle: Its Foundation, Its History and Its Lords (from the Norman Conquest to the Present Day)

Tamworth Castle: Its Foundation, Its History and Its Lords (from the Norman Conquest to the Present Day)

By: Norris, The Rev. Henry (of Tamworth)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Tamworth, D Smith: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022696

Condition: Very Good


50pp, 5 full page illustrations plus illustrations in text. Red boards, gilt titling and decoration to front board, colour fading to spine, foxing to each endpaper, otherwise very light foxing to contents, overall a near VG copy. Scarce. View more info

Image for The White Boar: A Story of the Last Plantagenets

The White Boar: A Story of the Last Plantagenets

By: Palmer, Marian

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1969

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 022687

Condition: Very Good


374pp, endpaper maps. Blue boards, top edge of pages blue, some foxing mainly to edges, overall a VG copy in a Good+ (slightly edge rubbed/creased) dustwrapper. Historical novel about King Richard III. View more info

Image for A Band of Arrogant and United Heroes: The Story of the Royal Shakespeare Company Production of the Wars of the Roses

A Band of Arrogant and United Heroes: The Story of the Royal Shakespeare Company Production of the Wars of the Roses

By: Pearson, Richard / Forewords By Dame Peggy Ashcroft and Sir Peter Hall

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Adelphi Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 030112

ISBN: 1856540057

Condition: Very Good


xiv + 114pp, bibliography, index, 6 appendices, black and white photographs. Large format softback, slight browning to covers, creasing to very tips of a few page corners, overall a VG copy. 5 signatories to title page, a personalised gift inscription from the author plus those of Jeffrey Dench, Ted Valentine, Peter Geddis and John Corvin. Included is a loose A5 launch notice, which details readings to be given by 4 of the signatories, on March 21st at 7pm. View more info