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A Little History Of Lancashire (Our Own County Series)
1 A Little History Of Lancashire (Our Own County Series)
Thomas Nelson And Sons 1899 Paperback Fair 
"Cloth softback edition in the Nelson ""Our Own County Series', 1899, in overall fair-to-good used condition with some minor signs of age, handling and storage - red cloth covers are soiled and rubbed to edges with light creasing to a couple of corners. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. An excellent reading/study copy. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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Adventure On The Seven Seas
2 Adventure On The Seven Seas
The Sunshine Press Hardback Good No Jacket 
"Undated hardback edition, c. 1940s, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of handling and storage - blue cloth boards slightly tanned and rubbed to edges . Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - a couple of the b&w illustrations have been very neatly hand-coloured; text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 11.95 GBP
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Authorised Guide To The Tower Of London
3 Authorised Guide To The Tower Of London
The Tower Of London 1929 Paperback Good 
"Paperback edition (Under Revision), 1929, in overall fair-to-good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - covers rubbed and slightly tanned with owner's name to upper front edge. Internally clean. Stapled binding tight - staples starting to rust a little; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name and address to first page; text, illustrations, period advertisements and fold-out map bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available. " 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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Clifton at Bude and Butcombe: The Story of a School in Evacuation
4 Clifton at Bude and Butcombe: The Story of a School in Evacuation
Bristol Old Cliftonian Society and J. W. Arrowsmith 1946 Hardback Good No Jacket 
"Second impression hardback, 1946, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - original blue cloth boards, with gilt titles to spine and front panel, are slightly tanned to spine and rubbed to edges. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - name to ffep; slight toning but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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Heroic Lives: David Livingstone, Henry Stanley, General Gordon, Lord Dundonald.
5 Heroic Lives: David Livingstone, Henry Stanley, General Gordon, Lord Dundonald.
W&R Chambers Hardback Very Good No Jacket 
Undated hardback, circa 1900, with no dust jacket. In overall very good good condition - red cloth boards, with gilt and black decorative titles to spine and front, are a little soiled and spine tanned, spine head and tail slightly rubbed. Binding tight and square, no annotations or inscriptions - ffep has been cut to remove previous owner's details; page-ends and prelims lightly tanned but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Four books in one binding - frontispiece plates of the subject at the beginning of each book still retain tissue-paper guards. An excellent copy from a private collection, not ex-library. 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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Monuments Threatened Or Destroyed: A Select List 1956-1962
6 Monuments Threatened Or Destroyed: A Select List 1956-1962
HMSO 1963 Paperback Very Good 
"Royal Commission On Historical Monuments paperback, 1963, in overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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No. 17 Fleet Street: Prince Henry's Room
7 No. 17 Fleet Street: Prince Henry's Room
Greater London Council 1967 Paperback Very Good 
Paperback reprint, 1967, in overall very good used condition with slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read - staples slightly rusty; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Retains the loose Samuel Pepys insert. Not an old library book. 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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Swinton and Pendlebury Remembered
8 Swinton and Pendlebury Remembered
Swinton and Pendlebury Local History Society with Salford Museum and Heritage Service Life Times Project 2001 Paperback Very Good 
"First paperback edition, 2001, in overall near fine used condition with slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " 
Price: 22.95 GBP
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The Call Of Chambercombe: A True Story Of The North Devon Coast
9 The Call Of Chambercombe: A True Story Of The North Devon Coast
The Chronicle Press (Ilfracombe) Ltd 1956 Hardback Good No Jacket 
"Hardback reprint, 1956, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - cloth boards rubbed to edges and faded to spine. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to feps but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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The Fourteenth Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod: Souvenir Programme 1960
10 The Fourteenth Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod: Souvenir Programme 1960
Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod 1960 Paperback Good 
"Paperback souvenir programme for the 14th Eisteddfod, 1960, in overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - covers lightly rubbed with repair to spine fold at spine tail. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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The King's Reign Told In Pictures: Reproduced from Authentic Photographs.
11 The King's Reign Told In Pictures: Reproduced from Authentic Photographs.
"Sankey, Hudson & Co" Paperback Good 
"Undated paperback, circa 1935, in overall good to very good condition - cream card covers slightly marked. Stapled binding tight - staples have rusted and marked the covers a little; no annotations or inscriptions, text and plates clean and clear throughout." 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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The Public General Acts Passed In The Forty-Seventh and Forty-Eighth Years Of The Reign Of Her Majesty Queen Victoria
12 The Public General Acts Passed In The Forty-Seventh and Forty-Eighth Years Of The Reign Of Her Majesty Queen Victoria
Eyre and Spottiswoode 1884 Hardback Good No Jacket 
"First edition hardback, 1884, with no jacket as published. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - original buckram covered boards, with gilt titles blocked in maroon to spine, are generally tanned and a little soiled, corners and spine tail worn and one inch scratch/graze to rear board. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - County of Anglesey, R. Jones Roberts, Magistrate's Clerk's Office, Anglesey hand-written to front pastedown; pages toned and slightly spotted here and there but text clean and clear throughout. All the statutes passed in the Fifth session of the Twenty-Second Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, with Index and Tables showing the effect of the year's legislation. Photographs available." 
Price: 29.95 GBP
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The Recreations Of A Country Parson
13 The Recreations Of A Country Parson
Alexander Straham & Co. 1863 Hardback Good No Jacket 
"Popular edition hardback, 1863, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - green cloth boards rubbed to spine head and tail and corners rounded. Internally clean. Binding generally tight and appears little read - crack to gutter at rear fep, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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Who Killed Stephen McCarthy?
14 Who Killed Stephen McCarthy?
McCarthy Committee Paperback Very Good 
"Undated paperback booklet, c. 1972, in overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - light shelfwear. Internally clean. Stapled binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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The Survival Of Britain: Contemporaneous Commentaries on linked events of 1968-1970,
15 "Bryan W. Monahan, T. N. Morris (editor)" The Survival Of Britain: Contemporaneous Commentaries on linked events of 1968-1970
Bloomfield Books 1971 1st Hardback Very Good Good 
"First edition hardback, 1971, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj slightly tanned to edges and spine; blue cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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16 "Guy Nevill, with an introduction by Brough Scott" "Pastimes, Pleasures And Puruits: A Survey Of British Sporting Life"
P & D Colnaghi & Co. Ltd and Guy Nevill Pictures 1986 Paperback Very Good 
"Paperback exhibition catalogue, 1986, in overall very good used condition with only slight signs of handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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Aquae Britannia: Rediscovering 17th Century Springs & Spas In The Footsteps Of Celia Fiennes, "Bruce Osborne, Cora Weaver"
17 "Bruce Osborne, Cora Weaver" Aquae Britannia: Rediscovering 17th Century Springs & Spas In The Footsteps Of Celia Fiennes
Cora Weaver 1996 ISBN 1873809220 / 9781873809228 Paperback Very Good 
"First paperback edition, 1996, in overall near fine used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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"A Journal of the Plague Years: Being observations or memorials of the most remarkable occurrences, as well publick as private, which happened in London during the last great visitation in 1665", "Daniel Defoe, with an introduction by Henry Morley"
18 "Daniel Defoe, with an introduction by Henry Morley" "A Journal of the Plague Years: Being observations or memorials of the most remarkable occurrences, as well publick as private, which happened in London during the last great visitation in 1665"
George Routledge and Sons 1884 Hardback Good No Jacket 
"First Morley's Universal Library edition hardback, 1884, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - original olive green cloth boards, with chipped title label to spine, are lightly rubbed to edges. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; a little tanning and a few spots of foxing to untrimmed page-ends and prelims but text and printed endpapers clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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The Crooked Sythe: An Anthology of Oral History (Signed), "George Ewart Evans, David Gentleman"
19 "George Ewart Evans, David Gentleman" The Crooked Sythe: An Anthology of Oral History (Signed)
Faber and Faber 1993 ISBN 0571167004 / 9780571167005 Hardback Very Good Very Good David Gentleman Signed
"SIGNED first edition first impression hardback, 1993, with unclipped jacket. In overall near fine used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj rubbed to upper edges; green cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Signed by David Gentleman to title page with brief inscription: 'David Gentleman 12 August 1993 for Elsie.' Not an old library book. Photograph available." 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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Mayhew's Characters: Selected From London Labour and London Poor, "Henry Mayhew, edited by Peter Quennell"
20 "Henry Mayhew, edited by Peter Quennell" Mayhew's Characters: Selected From London Labour and London Poor
Spring Books Hardback Very Good Good 
"Undated edition hardback, circa 1960s, with unclipped jacket. In overall good to very good condition with minor signs of handling and storage - dj worn and chipped to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name to ffep; text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book." 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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