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The Agony of Czechoslovakia '38/'68

By: Weisskopf, Kurt

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Elek, 1968:

Seller ID: 10918

ISBN: 0 236 30947 1


1st edition. 8vo. Pp 234. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Inscription on front paste down. Some text underlining and marginal notes all in pencil else Very Good in near Very Good price-clipped dust-jacket. View more info

1900

By: West, Rebecca

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1982

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 11563

ISBN: 0 297 77963 X

Condition: Very Good


1st edition. 218 x 250mm (landscape). Pp 190 with monochrome halftone throughout and colour frontis. Brown cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Very Good in near Very Good dust-jacket with a repaired tear on the front panel. View more info

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1900

By: West, Rebecca

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1982

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 91725

ISBN: 0 297 77963 X

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. 218 x 250mm (landscape). Pp 190 illustrated with 130 b&w photographs and colour frontis. Brown cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

Europe in the Eighteenth Century

By: White, R.H.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London: Macmillan, 1965:

Seller ID: 9005


1st edition. 222 x 140mm. Pp xv + 300 + 16pp monochrome plates and 4 maps. Orange cloth boards stamped in gilt in a black panel on the spine. 'Newark Girls School Leicester' stamped on front free-endpaper else Fine in badly rubbed and worn dust-jacket. View more info

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A Time to Speak

By: Wiggett, Harry

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cape Town, Pretext: 2007

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 93500

ISBN: 0980259665

Condition: Very Good


The memories of Mandela's prison priest. 8vo paperback. Pp x + 122 + 4pp b&w photographs. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

Botha, Smuts and South Africa

By: Williams, Basil

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1946:

Seller ID: 10493


1st edition. 8vo (180 x 114mm). Pp xi + 216 + frontis. Stone cloth boards stamped in black on the spine. Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

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The Making of Manchester Jewry 1740-1875

By: Williams, Bill

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Manchester, Manchester University Press: 1985

Edition: First

Seller ID: 96813

ISBN: 0719018242

Condition: Very Good


First printing of this 8vo paperback edition. Pp x + 454. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the half-title else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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Come Out, Wherever You Are - The Great Escape in Wales

By: Williams, Herbert

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Llandysul, Gomer: 2004

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 97457

ISBN: 1843231999

Condition: Near Fine


2nd printing of this trade paperback edition. Pp 185 + 8pp colour photographs. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers - appears unread. View more info

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The Life and Times of Elizabeth I

By: Williams, Neville

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1972

Edition: First

Seller ID: 97371

ISBN: 0 297 99425 5

Condition: Very Good


Introduction by Antonia Fraser. 4to ( 255 x 176mm). Pp 224 fully illustrated throughout with 16pp colour plates and 100 illustrations in monochrome. Purple cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and front panel. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

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England in the Age of Thomas More

By: Wilson, Derek

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Book Club associates: 1978

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 85940

Condition: Very Good


8vo. Pp vi + 261 with b&w illustrations throughout. Brown cloth boards stamped in silver on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and bright, unclipped dust-jacket. View more info

Harriette Wilson's Memoirs

By: Wilson, Harriette

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1964

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 9525

Condition: Very Good +


Selecterd and edited with an introduction by Lesley Blanch. 1st edition thus. 8vo. Pp 378 + frontis and 11pp monochrome gravure illustrations. Purple cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Very Good in Good slipcase showing signs of damage to outer covering. View more info

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Harriette Wilson's Memoirs

By: Wilson, Harriette

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1964

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 92689

Condition: Very Good +


Selecterd and edited with an introduction by Lesley Blanch. 1st edition thus. 8vo. Pp 378 + frontis and 11pp monochrome gravure illustrations. Purple cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Very Good in original slipcase. View more info

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Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit

By: Winterson, Jeanette

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Pabdora: 1989

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 97159

ISBN: 0044406711

Condition: near Very Good


5th printing of this mass marketpaperback edition. A clean unmarked copy in printed wrappers. Light diagonal crease to the top corner of the upper wrapper.. View more info

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Sexing the Cherry

By: Winterson, Jeanette

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Vintage: 1991

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 97160

ISBN: 0099747200

Condition: near Very Good


4th printing of this trafe paperback edition. A clean unmarked copy in printed wrappers. Wrappers a touch marked and small stain on the half-title. View more info

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Postcards from the End of the World: An investigation into the mind of fin-de-si├Ęcle Vienna

By: Wolff, Larry

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1989

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 91832

ISBN: 0 00 215171 5

Condition: Very Good


First printing. 8vo. Pp 275. Claret 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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Domesday: A Search for the Roots of England

By: Wood, Michael

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1987

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 97860

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Pp 224 illustrated with monochrome half-tones throughout and 16pp in colour. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

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Spycatcher: The Candid Autobiography of a Senior Intelligence Officer

By: Wright, Peter with Paul Greengrass

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1987

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 98200

ISBN: 0670820555

Condition: near Very Good


4th impression. 8vo. Pp 392 + 8pp b&w photographs. Quarter bound in black cloth stamped in silver on the spine with sides of black paper boards. The text paper shows tanning and some light damp staining to the edges. View more info

The French Foreign Legion: The Inside Story Of The World-Famous Fighting Force

By: Young, John Robert

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Thames and Hudson: 1985

Edition: Second impression

Seller ID: 82615

ISBN: 0 500 27382 0


2nd impression of this large format paperback edition. Pp 211 illustrated in colour and monochrome throughout. Very Good in printed wrappers. View more info

The Jewel House: An Account of the Many Romances Connected with the Royal Regalia

By: Younghusband, Major-General Sir George

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: Herbert Jenkins, 1921:

Seller ID: 10417


1st edition. 8vo. Pp 256 + frontis & 3pp colour plates and 16mm monochrome plates. Blue cloth boards stamped in black on the spine, upper and lower panels. Cloth worn at the tail of spine and with a 25mm split at the top of the lower joint. Good+. View more info

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France 1848-1945: Intellect and Pride

By: Zeldin, Theodore

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1980

Edition: First

Seller ID: 94489

ISBN: 0192850962

Condition: Very Good


First printing of this trade paperback edition. Pp 356. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info