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Image for Le pouvoir au feminin: Marie-Therese d'Autriche 1717-1780 L'impératrice reine

Le pouvoir au feminin: Marie-Therese d'Autriche 1717-1780 L'impératrice reine

By: Badinter, Elisabeth

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Paris, Flammarion: 2016

Edition: First

Seller ID: 96886

ISBN: 2081377721

Condition: Near Fine


8vo paperback. Pp 364 + 16pp colour plates. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers - appears unread. All text is in French. View more info

Merchant Taylors' School Register 1871-1900

By: Baker, Rev William

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: for the Editor, 1907:

Seller ID: 10094


1st edition. 8vo (216 x 165mm) Pp xiv + 624 + monochrome halftone frontis. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. Upper joint and top of spine worn else very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

Service of Our Lives: Last Speeches as Prime Minister

By: Baldwin, Stanley

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1937

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 83323


5th impression. 8vo. Pp viii + 167. Blue cloth boards stamped in black on the spine and upper panel. Very Good in Good soiled dust-jacket worn at head of spine. View more info

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The Discovery of the Titanic

By: Ballard, Dr Robert D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Guild: 1988

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 97037

Condition: Very Good


4to (248 x 180mm). Pp 229 illustrated with colour and b&w photographs throughout. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

The History of the Duke of Wellington's Regiment 1919-1952

By: Barclay, Brigadier C. N.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London: William Clowes, 1953:

Seller ID: 80634


1st edition. 4to (254 x 190mm). Pp xxi + 398 + coloured frontis, 16pp monochrome half-tone plates and 10 foldout maps. Red cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. Very Good in tattered, repaired and protected dust-jacket. View more info

Empire or Democracy?

By: Barnes, Leonard

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: Victor Gollancz, 1939:

Seller ID: 10228


1st edition. 8vo. Pp 303. Red paper boards stamped in black on the spine and upper panel. Very good without dust-jacket. View more info

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Marlborough

By: Barnett, Corelli

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Eyre Methuen: 1974

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 89664

ISBN: 0 413 29540 0

Condition: near Very Good


4to (255 x 182mm). Pp 288 illustrated in b&w throughout and including 32pp colour plates. Claret cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. An ex-library copy with stamping only on the verso of the title page plus a stamp of ownership on the verso of the ffe. Florid 60p in ballpoint on the ffe. The text is clean and the binding is tight. The unclipped dust jacket has a couple of small holes at the front fold. View more info

The Times Atlas of World History: Revised Edition

By: Barraclough, Geoffrey (Ed)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Guild: 1987

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 96627

Condition: Very Good


4to (370 x 262mm). Pp 360 inc 296pp maps in full colour. Green cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. A clean unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. The dust jacket has a number of closed tears. View more info

Image for The Tree at the Center of the World: A Story of the California Missions

The Tree at the Center of the World: A Story of the California Missions

By: Barton, Bruce Walter

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Ross-Erikson: 1980

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 88566

ISBN: 0 915520 29 X

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Square-formay paperback (228 x 214mm). Pp 321 illustrated with b&w photographs throughout. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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The Jews in Warsaw: A History

By: Bartoszewski, Wladyslaw T. & Polonsky, Antony (Eds)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Oxford, Basil Blackwell with the Institute for Polish-Jewish Studies: 1991

Edition: First

Seller ID: 96811

ISBN: 1557862133

Condition: Very Good +


8vo. Pp viii + 392 + 8pp b&w photographs. Black cloth boards stamped in silver on the spine. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the front free endpaper else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

Image for Winter in the Morning: A Young Girl's Life in the Warsaw Ghetto and Beyond 1939-45

Winter in the Morning: A Young Girl's Life in the Warsaw Ghetto and Beyond 1939-45

By: Bauman, Janina

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Virago: 1986

Edition: First

Seller ID: 96788

ISBN: 0860686477

Condition: Very Good


8vo. Pp 195 + 8pp b&w photographs. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the front free endpaper else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. Text paper tanned. View more info

Image for The Secret Life of War: Journeys Through Modern Conflict

The Secret Life of War: Journeys Through Modern Conflict

By: Beaumont, Peter

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Harvill Secker: 2009

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 91002

ISBN: 1846551579

Condition: Fine


First printing. 8vo. Pp 280. Black cloth boards stamped in silver on the spine. A clean unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket - appears as new. View more info

Coronation Souvenir Book 1937

By: Beckles, Gordon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Daily Express Publications, 1937:

Seller ID: 8835


1st edition. 4to (308 x 266mm). Pp 159 with mobnochrome halftone photographs throughout + colour frontis. Embossed gold cloth boards. Joints rubbed and 1-inch worn at tail of spine else Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

Colonial Administration of Great Britain

By: Bell, Sydney Smith

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Augustus M. Kelley: 1970

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 9837

ISBN: 0 678 00639 3


Reprints of Economic Classics series. First edition 1859. 8vo. Pp xi + 470. Red cloth boards stamped in black and gilt on the spine and gilt on the upper panel. Very Good+ without dust-jacket. View more info

Image for Vienna and the Jews, 1867-1938: A Cultural History

Vienna and the Jews, 1867-1938: A Cultural History

By: Beller, Steven

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1989

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 91830

ISBN: 0 521 35180 4


First printing. 8vo. Pp x + 271. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the front free endpaper else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

Le temps de l'Espagne. XVI - XVII siècles

By: Bennassar, Bartolomé & Vincent, Bernard

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Paris, Hachette: 2001

Seller ID: 96644

ISBN: 2012790224

Condition: Very Good


Paperback collection Pluriel. Pp 313. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. All text is in French. View more info

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The Reminiscences of Captain Gronow

By: Bentley, Nicolas (Ed)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1977

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 92688

Condition: Near Fine


Edited and introduced by Nicolas Bentley. 8vo. Pp 271 + frontis and 11pp b&w illustrations. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket (as issued) and with original slipcase. View more info

Image for A History of the Habsburg Empire 1273-1700

A History of the Habsburg Empire 1273-1700

By: Berenger, Jean

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Harlow, Longman: 1994

Edition: First English language edition

Seller ID: 91713

ISBN: 0 582 09009 1

Condition: Very Good +


First printing. Translated from the French by C.A. Simpson. 8vo. Pp xiii + 407. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the front free endpaper else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

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Gomulka: His Poland and His Communism

By: Bethell, Nicholas

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin: 1972

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 86219

ISBN: 0 14 021470 4

Condition: near Very Good


First printing of this revised mass market paperback edition - a Pelican book. Pp 307 + 8pp b&w photographs. There are a number of light marginal pencil markings and pencil underlinings (easily erased with a little patience) else a nice copy in a tight binding. View more info

Victorian Culture and Society

By: Black, Eugene C

Price: £18.00

Publisher: New York, Walker: 1974

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 7348

ISBN: 0 8027 2041 2


1st edition. 8vo. Pp xxviii + 474. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Gift inscription on ffe. Small stain on head of book block else Very Good in Very Good dust-jacket. View more info