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Copper Through The Ages

By: N/A

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Copper Development Association: 1934

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 121337

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1934, with no jacket. In overall good condition with only the usual signs of handling and storage - original green cloth boards tanned to spine and spine head frayed. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends and prelims with a few light age-spots, text and plates clean and clear throughout. Private copy, not an old library book." View more info

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"The American Historical Review. Volume XL October, 1934 to July, 1935"

By: "Henry E. Bourne, Managing Editor"

Price: £29.95

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1935

Seller ID: 121842

Condition: Very Good


"Library-bound hardback, 1935, with no jacket. Ex Tottenham Public Libraries with none of the usual marks, just a gilt stamp and number to spine and a small 'withdrawn' stamp to title page. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dark-red buckram covered boards are rubbed to corners. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; yellowing to end-papers, text clean and clear throughout. ... View more info

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Armour And Weapons

By: Charles ffoulkes

Price: £29.95

Publisher: Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1909

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122718

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1909, with no jacket. Ex-school library book - remains of label to rear fep otherwise no other markings. In overall good used condition with minor signs of handling and storage - original boards are rubbed to edges and have been carefully repaired to spine. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions; foxing to endpapers and one of two marks but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Photographs available." View more info

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Fighter Tactics And Strategy 1914-1970

By: Edward H. Sims

Price: £16.95

Publisher: Cassell: 1972

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122292

ISBN: ISBN 0304938378

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1972, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj slightly toned, rubbed to edges and spine faded, grey cloth boards nice and crisp. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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History: Its Purpose And Method

By: G. J. Renier

Price: £14.95

Publisher: George Allen and Unwin: 1950

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122101

ISBN: ISBN

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1950, with clipped jacket. In overall very good condition with minor signs of handling and storage - dj lightly tanned to spine and rubbed to edges. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name to ffep; top edge of page-block a little dust-marked but text bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book." View more info

The Creative Centuries: A study in historical development

By: H. J. Randall

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Longmans: 1945

Seller ID: 121100

Condition: Very Good


"First edition second impression hardback, May 1945, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition - dj is worn to edges with a couple of chips; original brown cloth boards rubbed to edges. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's signature to ffep; very slight yellowing to pages (wartime economy paper) but text clean and clear throughout." View more info

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History and Human Relations

By: Herbert Butterfield

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Collins: 1951

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 121310

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1951, with no jacket. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name to ffep; text clean and clear throughout" View more info

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Dandies

By: James Laver

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1968

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180828

ISBN: ISBN 0297763881

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback in the Pageant Of History series, 1968, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good, edge-worn dust jacket. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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The Chronicle Of Western Costume: From the Ancient World to the late Twentieth Century

By: John Peacock

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Thames and Hudson: 1991

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122320

ISBN: ISBN 0500014906

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1991, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only slight signs of handling and storage - dj protected in clear plastic wrapper. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and over 1,000 full colour illustrations bright and clear throughout. This book weighs 1.3kg. Photograph available." View more info

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Famous Jewish Lives

By: John R. Gilbert

Price: £7.95

Publisher: Odhams: 1970

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 121290

ISBN: 0600725995

Condition: Good


First edition hardback, 1970, with no jacket. Ex-library book with the usual markings. In overall good condition - original blue cloth boards are lightly tanned to spine and edges, with nick to spine head. The dust jacket flaps and part of the original cover illustration have been retained with the book. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, tanning to page-ends but text and plates clean and clear throughout. View more info

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Spies and Traitors: An anthology of espionage and treason through the ages

By: Kurt Singer

Price: £14.95

Publisher: W. H. Allen: 1953

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122769

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1953, with unclipped jacket. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj rubbed and chipped to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; slight toning and age-spotting to prelims and page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Past & The Present

By: Lawrence Stone

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Routledge and Kegan Paul: 1981

Seller ID: 111364

ISBN: 710006284

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1981, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - white dj very slightly tanned and a touch rubbed to edges; tan cloth boards, with bright gilt titles to spine, very clean with upper rh corner a little bumped. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions - owners name to ffep; page-ends slightly dust-marked but text very clean and clear throughout. From a private collection, not ex-li... View more info

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Local Records: Their Nature And Care

By: Lilian J. Redstone and Francis W. Steer

Price: £9.95

Publisher: "G. Bell And Sons, Ltd": 1953

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 170265

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1953, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - brown cloth boards quite faded to spine. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name in pencil neat to ffep; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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The Somme Battlefields: A Comprehensive Guide From Crecy To The Two World Wars

By: Martin and Mary Middlebrook

Price: £10.95

Publisher: Penguin: 1994

Seller ID: 130089

ISBN: ISBN 0140128476

Condition: Very Good


"Penguin paperback edition, 1994, in overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - slight crease to front cover and edges lightly rubbed, spine uncreased. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - address label to reverse of front cover has been covered with an additional plain white label; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph availabl... View more info

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Who Do You Think You Are? Encyclopedia Of Genealogy: The Defeinitive Guide To Tracing Your Family History

By: Nick Barratt

Price: £19.95

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2008

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 130093

ISBN: 0007261993

Condition: Fine


"First edition first impression hardback, 2008, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. This book weighs over 1.5kg. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Secret History of The International Working Men's Association

By: Onslow Yorke

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Dublin, Revisionist Press: 1974

Seller ID: 123005

Condition: Very Good


Paperback reprint, 1974, in overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - covers slightly tanned and small pricing label to upper rh front corner. Internally clean. Stapled binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available. View more info

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Weapons Of War

By: P. E. Cleator

Price: £17.95

Publisher: Robert Hale: 1967

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122647

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1967, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj rubbed to edges, with a couple of chips and closed tear to upper front edge; original cloth boards nice and crisp. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; slight toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old ... View more info

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History at the Universities.

By: R. P. Blows

Price: £9.75

Publisher: Historical Association: 1971

Seller ID: 111365

Condition: Good


"Third Edition paperback, 1971, in overall good to very good condition. White covers slightly marked, spine creased and minor stain to front. Neat stamp to upper lh front cover - South East Oxfordshire Area Careers Office with address. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text clean and clear throughout." View more info

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Decisive Events In History

By: Thomas Archer

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Cassell Petter & Galpin: 1882

Seller ID: 180438

Condition: Very Good


Undated leather-bound hardback edition, c.1882 (dated prize-plate), with no jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - full green leather binding with five raised bands, gilt decoration and gilt titles on brown label to spine, and with gilt school crest to front panel, slightly rubbed to edges and spine a touch faded. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - Elstree School P... View more info

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"Some Historic Women or, Biographical Studies of Women Who Have Made History"

By: W. H. Davenport Adams

Price: £45.00

Publisher: John Hogg: 1899

Seller ID: 120431

Condition: Good


"Undated hardback, circa 1899 based on advertisments to the rear of book for New Books of Travel and Adventure - Season 1899-1900. In overall good condition, green boards, with titles and decoration to front and spine, are worn to corners, spine head and tail; spine tanned. Binding tight, no annotations - gift inscription to half-title page dated 1920; page-ends tanned but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. 348 pages plus over 32 pages of advertsiment... View more info