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THE PROFUMO-CHRISTINE KEELER AFFAIR

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Popular Library: 1963

Seller ID: P4632

Condition: Good+


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

Condition: Good+


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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BARTHOLOMEW'S POCKET ATLAS AND GUIDE TO LONDON

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

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

Seller ID: H12570

Condition: Very good


[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

Condition: Good +


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

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GUIDE, STRATFORD-ON-AVON WITH PLAN SHOWING PRINCIPAL PLACES OF INTEREST

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Stratford-on-Avon, William Pearce: 1900?

Seller ID: M011

Condition: Good


Lightly rubbed and thumb creased. Trifold brochure and guide to Shakespeare's birthplace with a map and places of interest. However the main focus is the promotion of souvenirs - postcards, books, spoons, and the like - for sale at the Shakespearean Depot. (6-1/2"x4-1/2") View more info

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BONNIE BITS O' BONNIE SCOTLAND

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Dundee, Valentine & Sons: [1944?]

Seller ID: P7266

Condition: Very good


48p. Former price in pencil on front. Souvenir booklet of Scotland. Color illustrations. (4-3/4"x7") View more info

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BEWARE OF CHILDREN

By: Anderson, Verily

Price: $24.00

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

Edition: First

Seller ID: H4886

Condition: Very Good


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

Seller ID: H5407

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good


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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11007

Condition: Good +


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: $24.00

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

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12532

Condition: Very good


[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: $19.00

Publisher: Buckingham, Barracuda Books: 1987

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: H12638

ISBN: 0860232956

Condition: Very good


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 CAPITAL OF SCOTLAND: A BOOK OF MEMORIES AND PICTURES OF THE CITY

By: Fyfe, Noel G.; Foreword by Sir William Y. Darling

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Robert Grant & Son: [1943?]

Seller ID: P7342

Condition: Good +


[32p.] Wrap edges scraped and chipped. Descriptions of the city accompanied by watercolor scenes. Text in English, Chinese, Polish, Russian, and French. (7-1/8"x9-5/8") View more info

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

By: Gilmour, Margaret

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1941

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12551

Condition: Very good


[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: $19.00

Publisher: London, Covenant Publishing Co.: 1946

Edition: 4th Edition, Revised

Seller ID: H8216

Condition: Good+


[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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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

ISBN: 0377082162

Condition: Very Good


[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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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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0907602088

Condition: Very Good +


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: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1942

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12550

Condition: Very good


xvi, [324p.], viii. Bookstore 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. (8-7/8"x6") 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: First

Seller ID: H11581

ISBN: 0709158424

Condition: Good +


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