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Witness

By: Whittaker Chambers

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Andre Deutsch: 1953

Seller ID: 150264

Condition: Good


"First UK edition hardback, 1953, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - black cloth boards generally rubbed, spine faded with wear to corners. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read - ffep has been removed, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Tulipomania (King Penguin 44)

By: Wilfred Blunt

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1950

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180234

Condition: Very Good


First King Penguin edition hardback (no. 44), 1950, with no jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - slight rubbing to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and colour plates bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

India's Social Revolution Led By Mahatma Gandhi And Now Vinoba Bhave

By: Wilfred Wellock

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Preston, Wilfred Wellock: 1959

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 181547

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED and inscribed paperback pamphlet, 1959, in overall very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - covers slightly marked to rear. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; text bright and clear throughout. Signed by the author, with brief inscription, to contents page. Not an old library book. View more info

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History Has Tongues: A Study of the Comparative Development of Ancient and Modern Civilisations

By: Wilfred Wolfendale

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: 1946

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122791

Condition: Good


"First edition Left Book Club hardback, 1946, with no jacket. In overall good used condition - original red boards lightly faded to spine and edges, corners rounded. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends but text clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Decline And Fall Of Practically Everybody

By: Will Cuppy

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Dennis Dobson Limited: 1951

Seller ID: 150066

Condition: Good


"First UK edition hardback, 1951, with unclipped jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj tanned to spine, rubbed and chipped to edges and a little soiled; red cloth boards, slightly tanned at spine head where dj is chipped, remain generally clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Jeep Goes To War

By: Will Fowler

Price: £17.95

Publisher: Courage Books: 1994

Seller ID: 190836

ISBN: ISBN 1561382353

Condition: Very Good


Hardback reprint in the Pictorial Chronicle series, 1994, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotation or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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The Autobiography Of Edward, Lord Herbert Of Cherbury

By: Will H. Dircks

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Walter Scott Limited: 1888

Seller ID: 181430

Condition: Good


Hardback edition in the Camelot series, 1888, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards, with white title label to spine, are slightly rubbed and marked, title label tanned. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions - owners name to front endpaper (J. Jones) dated 1936 and owners bookplate to front pastedown (L. A Thompson Yates); tanning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Goering

By: Willi Frischauer

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Odhams Press:

Seller ID: 120956

Condition: Very Good


"Undated hardback, circa 1950 (introduction dated 1950, gift inscription dated 1951), with no jacket. In overall very good condition with the usual signs of handling and storage - blue cloth boards a little rubbed and faded. Binding tight, no annotations - gift inscription to ffep; page-ends slightly tanned with a few age-spots but text and plates clean and clear throughout." View more info

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Slave Mutiny: The Story Of The Revolt On The Schooner Amistad

By: William A. Owens

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Peter Davies: 1953

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 171341

Condition: Good


First edition hardback, 1953, with no jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - tan cloth boards lightly rubbed to edges. 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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Local Government

By: William Blake Odgers

Price: £7.95

Publisher: Macmillan And Co. Limited: 1901

Seller ID: 190731

Condition: Good


Second edition hardback reprinted with alterations and additions, 1901, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no inscriptions but some minor annotation here and there in pencil and owners names to fly leaf; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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The Mutiny On Board H.M.S. Bounty

By: William Bligh

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Pageminster Press in association with Argot Press and Mitchell Beazely: 1981

Seller ID: 170071

ISBN: ISBN 0861340329

Condition: Very Good


"Facsimile reprint hardback, 1981, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj slightly rubbed to edges; brown leatherette boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears very little read; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's christian name to ffep upper rh corner; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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The Scepter Of Egypt: A Background For The Study Of The Egyptian Antiquities In The Metropolitan Museum Of Art. Part I: From The Earliest Times To The End Of The Middle Kingdom

By: William C. Hayes

Price: £34.95

Publisher: The Metroplitan Museum Of Art: 1968

Seller ID: 160784

Condition: Very Good


"Third printing hardback, 1968, with no jacket. 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. Retains fold-out map to rear. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Scepter Of Egypt: A Background For The Study Of The Egyptian Antiquities In The Metropolitan Museum Of Art. Part II: The Hyksos Period And The New Kingdom (1675 - 1080 B.C.)

By: William C. Hayes

Price: £34.95

Publisher: The Metroplitan Museum Of Art: 1978

Seller ID: 160792

ISBN: 0870991914

Condition: Good


"Third printing paperback, 1978, in overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - rubbing to edges and creasing to spine. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Retains fold-out map to rear. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Christian Origins Of Social Revolt

By: William Dale Morris

Price: £14.95

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1949

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 131280

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1949, with unclipped jacket. In overall good used condition with some signs of handling and storage - dj rubbed and chipped to edges with several closed tears; original red cloth boards rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; spotting to page-ends and prelims but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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History Of The Rise And Influence Of The Spirit Of Rationalism In Europe (Two Volumes In One)

By: William Edward Hartpole Leckey

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Longmans, Green, And Co.: 1910

Seller ID: 190777

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes in one, authorised edition hardback, 1910, with no jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - light rubbing to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions - owners named address front pastedown; toning to page-ends and endpapers but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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The Spanish Arena

By: William Foss and Cecil Gerahty

Price: £19.95

Publisher: The Right Book Club:

Seller ID: 191260

Condition: Good


Undated hardback edition, circa 1938, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards tanned to spine and edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Wisconsin: A Story of Progress

By: William Francis Raney

Price: £24.95

Publisher: New York, Prentice-Hall: 1940

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 123044

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1940, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - original cloth boards rubbed to edges, spine head slightly frayed. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - name to ffep dated 1941; toning to page-ends but text, maps and illustrations bright and clear throughout. This book weighs 1.3kg. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Court Painting In England: From the Tudors to Victorian Times

By: William Gaunt

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Constable: 1980

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122572

ISBN: ISBN 0094618704

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1980, with clipped jacket. In overall good to very good condition with minor signs of handling and storage - dj slightly shelfworn, original green cloth boards bumped to rh front corner. 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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The Life of Wellington.

By: William Hamilton Maxwell.

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Hutchinson:

Seller ID: 120133

Condition: Very Good


"Undated hardback in the Hutchinson's Library of Standard Lives series (abridged and newly edited by Rev. L. T. Dodd). In overall very good condition, red cloth boards, with embossed decorations to front and titles to spine, are a little rubbed to edges and corners. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, page-ends a touch tanned but text clean and clear throughout." View more info

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Transactions Of The Lancashire And Cheshire Antiquarian Society Vol. LXIX, 1959

By: William Henry Chaloner (honorary editor)

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society: 1960

Seller ID: 190941

Condition: Very Good


Paperback edition, 1960, in overall very good used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions; text, maps and plates (some folding) bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info