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THE PROFUMO-CHRISTINE KEELER AFFAIR

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Popular Library: 1963

Seller ID: P4632


174p. PC1031. Page edges browning, cover edges chipped. View more info

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BRISTOL: A SHORT GUIDE TO THE CITY (CORONATION YEAR)

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Bristol, England, J.W. Arrowsmith: 1937

Seller ID: P742


80p. Front cover has tear (as if a price tag was carelessly removed) and edges have some tears and creases. Includes map. B&w illustrations. (4-3/4"x6-7/8") View more info

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CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL OXFORD CHRISTMAS 1992

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oxford, Christ Church Cathedral: 1992

Seller ID: G2181


Unpaginated (approx. 12p.) Program for the Christ Church Cathedral Carol Service, December 24 at 3:00 p.m. A Service of Nine Lessons and Carols. Includes ticket to the service. Last few pages toned by newspaper clipping stored there. Booklet. (8-1/4"x5-7/8") View more info

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BARTHOLOMEW'S POCKET ATLAS AND GUIDE TO LONDON

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Bartholomew & Sons, The Geographical Institute: 1929

Seller ID: H12570


[36p.], 9 leaves of John Bartholomew & Sons titles for 1930. White spots on cover back and spine sunned and slanted. 36 color map plates. (6-1/2"x4-5/8") View more info

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WALES (A BRITISH TRAVEL PUBLICATION)

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, British Travel Association: 1969

Seller ID: P6921


35p. Pen notes on toned back. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-1/4"x5-7/8") View more info

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BEWARE OF CHILDREN

By: Anderson, Verily

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1958

Edition: First

Seller ID: H4886


256p. Jacket spine sunned, back of jacket spotted, jacket has closed tears to edges and chips to spine edges and corners, former owner's address label on front pastedown, back jacket flap creased. Stories of the Andersons' housing up to 17 children (or "unpredictable young demons") at their home in the English countryside "Old Farm Place." B&w illustrations. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MARGOT ASQUITH

By: Asquith, Margot; Edited & With Introduction by Mark Bonham Carter

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1963

Seller ID: H12508


[xxxviii], 342p. 1st printing. Jacket has a 1" tear on back top edge with corners worn and spine sunned. Wife of Henry Herbert Asquith, Prime Minister of Great Britain from 1908 to 1916, relates her life. Originally published in 4 volumes in 1920 and 1922, here it is abridged by her grandson, Mark Bonham Carter. Jacket art by Samuel H. Bryant. B&w illustrations and 4 leaves of b&w photo plates. (8-3/4"x6") View more info

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PRINCESS MARGARET

By: Bardens, Dennis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Abeland-Schuman: 1965

Edition: First

Seller ID: H5407


224p. Endpapers have toned, jacket is rubbed with spine sunned and small chips and tears to edges. Jacket design by Mildred Coiro. B&w photo plates. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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CRANMER: ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY, 1533-1556

By: Belloc, Hilaire

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott: 1931

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12512


333p. Bookstore label on back pastedown, cover edges and spine sunned. 15 b&w plates. (9-5/8"x6-1/2") View more info

MY AIN, MY NATIVE TOUN, STRA'VEN

By: Campbell, J. (James) Ramsay

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Strathaven, J.M. Bryson: [1943]

Seller ID: H12423


102p. Signed by author on title page. Chips to jacket edges with spine sunned that includes a hole. An appreciation of Campbell's home town of Strathaven, Scotland, during the early 20th century. B&w photographs (7-3/8"x5") View more info

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MISSION WITH MOUNTBATTEN

By: Campbell-Johnson, Alan

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1953

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11007


383p. Presentation copy to Edwin & Mildred Knopf, signed by author on front endpaper. Top of page edges brown, jacket has chips and tears to edges with scrapes on folds. 8 leaves of b&w photo plates. The author, a close friend of Mountbatten, was press attache during the granting of India's independence from Great Britain in the 20th century, which Mountbatten oversaw. (9-1/2"x6-3/8") View more info

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VICTORIA'S HEIR: THE EDUCATION OF A PRINCE

By: Dangerfield, George

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1941

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12532


[xii], 345p. Endpapers toned, jacket has small chips and tears to edges and back toned. The life of Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, before he became King Edward VII. 5 b&w plates and frontispiece. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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BEDFORD'S WARWICKSHIRE: A RECORD OF THE 1860s

By: Drew, John H.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Buckingham, Barracuda Books: 1987

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: H12638


112p. Collection of photographs taken by Francis Bedford in the 1860s of the "leisured social class" enjoying the environs of this English county providing "an invaluable record of the period." A limited edition of which this is Number 367. Includes a list of sources. B&w photographs. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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THE GREAT LADY: A BIOGRAPHY OF BARBARA VILLIERS, MISTRESS OF CHARLES II

By: Gilmour, Margaret

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1941

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12551


[vi], 386p. ix. Endpapers toned, cover corners bumped, jacket has chips to edges and spine sunned. Includes bibliography. 7 b&w plates and frontispiece. (8-7/8"x6") View more info

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PREHISTORIC LONDON: ITS MOUNDS AND CIRCLES

By: Gordon, E.O.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Covenant Publishing Co.: 1946

Edition: 4th Edition, Revised

Seller ID: H8216


[x], 159p. Former owner's name on front endpaper, cover corners worn, front and back endpapers have stains from tape formerly there, clipped jacket has slight wear to edges. B&w illustrations and plates. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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BOND STREET

By: Halstead, Ivor

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Barcliff Advertising & Publishing: 1952

Seller ID: H12650


176p. Endpapers foxed, cover spine edges scraped. History and contemporary ads for the businesses of the London street, known at the time for art dealers and upscale clothing stores. B&w and color illustrations and b&w photographs. (10"x7-1/2") View more info

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PIECES OF THE PAST: ARCHAEOLOGICAL EXCAVATIONS BY THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT FOR NORTHERN IRELAND, 1970-1986

By: Hamlin, Ann & Chris Lynn; Edited by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Belfast, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1988

Seller ID: P5871


[xxii], 109p. Cover corners lightly worn, inside of back top cover and last pages scraped, no creases on spine. Includes bibliography and glossary. B&w and color photographs. (9-3/4"x7-1/2") View more info

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MAID OF SARK

By: Hathaway, Sibyl

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton-Century Co.: 1939

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12027


150p. Cover corners and top and bottom of spine worn. Color plates from paintings of Sark by J.M.W. Turner. 8 b&w and color plates. (9-1/8"x6-1/4") View more info

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A HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF READING

By: Hinton, Michael

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Co.: 1954

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8226


176p. Gift message on front endpaper, a few pages fore edges torn, front cover has a few stains, jacket has chips and tears to edges with spine edges reinforced with clear tape. B&w illustrations and plates. (7-1/2"x5") View more info

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LEGENDS OF THE EYRES (FACT AND FICTION)

By: Hulbert, M.F.H.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Sheffield, Hathersage Parochial Church Council: 1981

Seller ID: P5918


16p. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-1/4"x5-3/4") View more info