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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

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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BEWARE OF CHILDREN

By: Anderson, Verily

Price: $35.00

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

Edition: (1st American Edition)

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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PRINCESS MARGARET

By: Bardens, Dennis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Abeland-Schuman: 1965

Edition: First Edition

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

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MISSION WITH MOUNTBATTEN

By: Campbell-Johnson, Alan

Price: $29.00

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

Edition: First Edition, Stated

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"x6-1/4") View more info

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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WILLIAM MARSHAL: THE FLOWER OF CHIVALRY

By: Duby, Georges; Translated from the French by Richard Howard

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: 1985

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: H12244


155p. Jacket spine sunned. Includes bibliography. Jacket design by Paul Gamarello. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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PREHISTORIC LONDON: ITS MOUNDS AND CIRCLES

By: Gordon, E.O.

Price: $29.00

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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WITH MALICE TOWARD SOME

By: Halsey, Margaret

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1938

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H12221


[280p.] Address labels on front pastedown, jacket is a mess but present. B&w illustrations and 8 b&w plates. (8-1/4"x5-3/8") 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: $24.00

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: $29.00

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

Edition: First Edition

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: $19.00

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

Edition: First Edition

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

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KINGS & DESPERATE MEN: LIFE IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND

By: Kronenberger, Louis

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1942

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12550


xvi, [324p.], viii. Book store label on back pastedown, endpapers toned, cover corners bumped, jacket has chips and tears to edges and spine sunned. Examines life in 18th century England for both the upper class and commoners, "their family lives, experience of larger society, habits, diet, fashions, religion, and artistic tastes," and between the "vivacity of London" and "monotonous character of country life." 15 b&w plates and frontispiece. (8-7... View more info

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CUSTOMS, CEREMONIES & TRADITIONS OF THE CHANNEL ISLANDS

By: Lemprière, Raoul

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1976

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H11581


224p. Former owner's name in marker on front pastedown, cover corners bumped, brown spots on endpapers and jacket flaps. Includes select bibliography. 12 leaves of b&w photo plates. (8-3/4"x5-7/8") View more info

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THE CASTLES OF SCOTLAND

By: Lindsay, Maurice

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Co., Ltd.: 1986

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H9981


479p. Cover corners slightly bumped, top of pages have brown spots, jacket edges lightly scraped. A Constable Guide. Includes glossary. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-3/4"x5-5/8") View more info

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SOUTH WALES IN THE SIXTIES: STUDIES IN INDUSTRIAL GEOGRAPHY

By: Manners, Gerald; Edited by

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York; Oxford, Macmillan; Pergamon Press: 1964

Seller ID: H11576


[xx], 265p. Former owner's name on front pastedown. B&w maps and 4 leaves of b&w photo plates. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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LONDON WEST

By: Marshall, Francis

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, The Studio: 1944

Seller ID: H10489


[96p.] 2nd printing (1966) Cover edges lightly sunned and cloth torn on bottom front edge, price clipped jacket has large chips to edges and along fold and flap folds torn. "London West illustrates and describes fashionable London in the glamourous days before the war [World War II]". B&w and color illustrations. (10"x7-1/2") View more info