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Problems in French History

By: Cornick, Martyn and Ceri Crossley (Eds)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Basingstoke, Palgrave: 2000

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 91545

ISBN: 0 333 75381 X

Condition: Near Fine


First printing. 8vo. Pp xxi + 303. Grey cloth boards stamped in silver on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. A volume published in honour of Douglas Johnson, Emeritus Professor of French History. View more info

Chariot: The Astounding Rise and Fall of the World's First War Machine

By: Cotterell, Arthur

Price: £13.00

Publisher: London, Pimlico: 2004

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10858

ISBN: 0712669426

Condition: Fine


1st edition. 8vo. Pp 344 with monochrome illus throughout. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and bright, unclipped dust-jacket. View more info

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China: A History

By: Cotterell, Arthur

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Pimlico: 1995

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 95497

ISBN: 0712662510

Condition: near Very Good


7th printing of this 8vo paperback edition. Pp xxiii + 355 + 16pp b&w photographs. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the half-title else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. Light diagonal creasing to the top corner of the upper wrapper. View more info

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The Terracotta Warriors: The Secret Codes of the Emperor's Army

By: Cotterell, Maurice

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Headline: 2004

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 94084

ISBN: 0747264449

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing of this trade paperback edition. Pp xi + 298 + 16pp colour plates. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

Joseph Cowen's Speeches on the Near Eastern Question; Foreign and Imperial Affairs; and on the British Empire

By: Cowen, Jane (Ed)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Andrew Reid, 1909:

Seller ID: 9975


1st edition. 8vo. Pp 349 + tissue-protected monochrome half-tone frontis. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

The Anatomy of Partnership: Southern Rhodesia and the Central African Federation

By: Creighton, T. R. M.

Price: £21.00

Publisher: London: Faber and Faber, 1960:

Seller ID: 10479


1st edition. 8vo. Pp 257 + 4pp monochrome halftone plates. Brown cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

In Search of Two Characters: Some Intimate Aspects of Napoleon and his Son

By: Creston, Dormer

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Macmillan, 1946:

Seller ID: 80556


2nd impression. 8vo (222 x 140mm). Pp xi + 402 + frontis and 7pp monochrome half-tone plates. Puce cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Spine a touch faded else Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

Plough Court: The Story of a Notable Pharmacy 1715 - 1927

By: Cripps, Ernest C.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: Allen & Hanburys, 1927:

Seller ID: 9988


1st edition. 8vo. Pp xviii + 227 + frontis & 42pp half-tone plates printed in sepia with cream border. Green cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Front free endpaper signed 'With compliments B. J. Thomas 22/4/48'. Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

Colonial West Africa: Collected Essays

By: Crowder, Michael

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Frank Cass: 1978

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 84712

ISBN: 0 7146 2943 X

Condition: Very Good


1st edition. 8vo. Pp 341. Red cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Name in ink on the ffe else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust-jacket spine-sunned and a little rubbed at the edges. View more info

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Political India 1832 - 1932: A Co-Operative Survey of a Century

By: Cumming, Sir John (Ed)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1932

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10276

Condition: Good +


8vo. Pp vi + 324. Yellow cloth boards stamped in black on the spine and upper panel. Cloth on upper and lower panels mottled. Some light pencilling in the text else Good+ without dust-jacket. View more info

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American History: A Survey

By: Current, Richard N., Williams, Harry T. & Freidel, Frank

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1966

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 93368

Condition: Very Good


First printing of this second edition, revised, rewritten, and reset. 4to (246 x 168mm). Pp xxiv + 975 + li (index) with b&w photographs throughout and a number of charts and maps. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt and silver on the spine and in silver on the upper panel. Two contrasting blue cloths have been used in the binding. Name of ownership in ink on the front pastedown endpaper else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket. View more info

A Most Secret Squadron The Story of No. 618 Squadron and its Special Detachment, Royal Air Force

By: Curtis, Des DFC

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Wimborne, Skitten: 1996

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 85264

ISBN: 0 95252 470 8

Condition: Near Fine


8vo. Pp 203 illustrated with b&w photographs throughout. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and bright, unclipped dust-jacket. View more info

The New Soviet Empire

By: Dallin, David J.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, World Affairs Book Club: 1951

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 83835

Condition: Very Good


8vo. Pp 218. Blue cloth boards stamped in blue on the spine. Light spotting to book block edges else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding. Dust-jacket soiled and a little rubbed at the edges. View more info

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White Mughals: Love and Betrayal in Eighteenth-Century India

By: Dalrymple, William

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Harper Perennial: 2003

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 89168

ISBN: 0 00 655096 7

Condition: Very Good


17th printing of this trade paperback edition. Pp xlix + 580 + 16pp colour and 8pp b&w plates. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers with light reading creases to the spine. View more info

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A Hebrew Chronicle from Prague, c. 1615

By: David, Abraham (Ed)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tuscaloosa, University of Alabama: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: 96790

ISBN: 0817305963

Condition: Very Good +


8vo. Pp x + 106. Stone cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Translated from the Hebrew by Leon J. Weinberger with Dena Ordan. 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

Conversations with Mummies New Light on the Ancient Egyptians

By: David, Rosalie & Rick Archbold

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 2000

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 85178

ISBN: 0 00 220181 X

Condition: Near Fine


4to (248 x 220mm). Pp 191 illustrated in full colour throughout. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and bright, unclipped dust-jacket. View more info

Image for Africa in History: Themes and Outlines

Africa in History: Themes and Outlines

By: Davidson, Basil

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Paladin: 1978

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 84257

ISBN: 0 586 08205 0

Condition: near Very Good


2nd impression of this mass market paperback edition. Pp 366 + 16pp b&w photographs. Contents clean and tightly bound in printed wrappers with light reading creases to spine and a very light vertical crease in the centre of the upper wrapper. View more info

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A History of Wales

By: Davies, John

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Allen Lane/Penguin Press: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95882

ISBN: 0713990988

Condition: Very Good


First impression. 8vo. Pp xiv + 718 illustrated with a number of maps and diagrams. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

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Storm Command: A Personal Account of the Gulf War

By: De la Billiere, General Sir Peter

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1992

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 90697

ISBN: 0 00 255138 1

Condition: Very Good +


3rd printing of this 8vo paperback edition. Pp 348 + 16pp b&w photographs. A clean unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

A Common Faith: 40 Years of Indo-U.S. Cooperation 1947-1987

By: Dean, John Gunther

Price: £30.00

Publisher: New Delhi, James A. McGinley for the United States Information Service: ND (1987?)

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 84478

Condition: Very Good


4to (280 x 218mm). Pp 176 with colour and b&w photographs throughout. White cloth boards stamped in blue on the spine and upper panel. Front free endpaper has a gold roundel American seal mounted and a gift inscription from John Gunther Dean - the American ambassador to India at the time the book was published. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and bright, unclipped dust-jacket. View more info