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With the 302d Transport Wing in the E.T.O.

By: 901st Engineer AF Hq Co

Price: £90.00

Publisher: 901st Engineer AF Hq Co: [1945]

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 88902


Blue cloth boards with unstamped yellow cloth spine. The cloth on the upper board is printed with an outline map of Europe and the Air Corps 302 insignia. The 52 unpaginated leaves are wire-stabbed 3 wires into the case with printed endpapers. The corners are just a touch rubbed else a very nice copy without dust jacket (as issued). View more info

Justice in England

By: A Barrister

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Victor Gollancz, 1938:

Seller ID: 80726


1st edition. 8vo. Pp 288. Red paper boards stamped in black on the spine and upper panel. Very good without dust-jacket. View more info

The Mirrors of Downing Street: Some Political Reflections

By: A Gentleman with a Duster

Price: £7.00

Publisher: New York: Putnam's, 1921:

Seller ID: 10706


1st edition. 8vo. Pp xi + 171 + frontis & 12pp monochrome halftone plates. Plum cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Cloth a bit marked else Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

The American Revolution 1775 - 1783

By: Alden, John Richard

Price: £4.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1983

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 85267


19th impression of this 8vo Harper Torchbook paperback, Pp xvi + 294 + 16pp b&w illustrations. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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The Big Change: America Transforms Itself 1900-1950

By: Allen, Frederick Lewis

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New York, Harper: 1952

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 88323


8vo. Pp xi + 308. Foreword by Richard Hofstadter. Black cloth boards stamped in silver on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. The dust jacket is rubbed at the edges - especially at head and tail of spine.. View more info

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The Country Life Book of Britain in the Seventies

By: Allison, Ronald

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1980

Edition: Book club

Seller ID: 95513


4to (305 x 220mm). Pp 288 with b&w photographs throughout and including 32pp colour photographs. Claret cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. The dust jacket has a small closed tear to the top of the lower panel. View more info

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The Second Plane: September 11, 2001-2007

By: Amis, Martin

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 2008

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 85408


8vo. Pp x + 214. Black 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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A History of Their Own: Women in Europe from Prehistory to the Present Volume II

By: Anderson, Bonnie S. and Zinsser, Judith P.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1990

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 94239


First printing of this trade paperback edition. Pp xxiii + 591. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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A History of Their Own: Women in Europe from Prehistory to the Present Volume I

By: Anderson, Bonnie S. and Zinsser, Judith P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1990

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 94240


2nd printing of this trade paperback edition. Pp xxiii + 591. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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Our Age: Portrait of a Generation

By: Annan, Noel

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1990

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 94136


8vo. Pp x + 479. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Name of ownership on the front free endpaper else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

Blackie's Comprehensive History of England

By: Anon

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London: Blackie, 1896:

Seller ID: 7450


8 volumes complete. Pp 400+ per volume with 65 full page engravings with captioned tissue guards and 1100 wood engravings in the text. Red cloth bevelled boards with decorative stamping blind and in gilt on spine and upper cover. Rear panel of Vol 1 badly stained else a Very Good set. View more info

England under Victoria

By: Anon

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London: Walter Scott, nd:

Seller ID: 7905


275 x 190mm. Pp 648 + colour plates. Red cloth bevelled boards pictorially stamped in gilt and black on the spine and upper panel. AEG. Cloth worn at head and foot of spine and a patch on the front panel. Binding is tight. Good+ View more info

The Book of the Fifth Centenary

By: Anon

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Glasgow: The University of Glasgow, 1952:

Seller ID: 9885


1st edition. 8vo. Pp viii + 149 + frontis & 13pp monochrome halftone plates. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. Very Good without dust-jacket. Fifth Centenary Committee compliment slip laid in. View more info

Statuta Universitatis Oxoniensis

By: Anon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Oxonii, E Typographeo Clarendoniano: 1877

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10226


1st edition. 8vo. Pp xvi + 394 + 32pp Publisher's catalogue dated May 1877. Purple cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and blind stamped on the upper and lower panels. Cloth rubbed at the edges and 2 tiny splits at head of spine else Very Good without dust-jacket. Bottom corner of upper panel bumped. View more info

The Middle East: A Political and Economic Survey

By: Anon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London: Royal Institute of International Affairs, 1954:

Seller ID: 10280


2nd edition. 8vo. Pp xviii + 500 + 2 coloured fold-out maps at rear. Green cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Very Good in Good+ dust-jacket with a large chip at head of spine. View more info

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The Illustrated London News Vol LXII: January to June 1873

By: Anon

Price: £165.00

Publisher: London, George C. Leighton: 1873

Edition: Presumed First edition

Seller ID: 90103


Folio (416 x 285mm). Pp 620. Quarter bound in brown Morocco leather stamped in gilt on the spine and with sides of marbled paper covered boards. The corners are a little rubbed and the leather shows slight signs of rubbing. The binding is tight and the text is clean and unmarked. View more info

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The Illustrated London News Vol LXIV: January to June 1874

By: Anon

Price: £165.00

Publisher: London, George C. Leighton: 1873

Edition: Presumed First edition

Seller ID: 90105


Folio (416 x 285mm). Pp 640. Quarter bound in brown Morocco leather stamped in gilt on the spine and with sides of marbled paper covered boards. The corners are a little rubbed and the leather shows slight signs of rubbing. The binding is tight and the text is clean and unmarked. View more info

The Miners in Crisis and War: A History of the Miners' Federation of Great Britain (from 1930 onwards)

By: Arnot, R. Page

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1961

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 85007


8vo. Pp 451 + coloured frontis and 16pp b&w plates. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Name in ink on the front free endpaper else contents clean and tightly bound without dust-jacket. View more info

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Forgotten Voices of the Great War

By: Arthur, Max

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Ebury: 2003

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 90976


18th printing of this trade paperback - printed for the Imperial War Museum and marked Not For Resale. Pp xi + 322 illustrated with b&w photographs throughout. A clean unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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The Uses of Adversity: Essays on the Fate of Central Europe

By: Ash, Timothy Garton

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Granta: 1989

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 91914


First printing of this trade paperback edition. Pp ix + 305 Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the half-title else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info