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A Simple History of Guernsey

By Mary Maitland Stewart

The Educational Supply Association Ltd, London, 1931. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: G C Boon. Clean green covers with black lettering and crest. Small reference number in gilt at base of spine, Sound binding, previous owner's name on front end-paper, small library stamps from University of Southampton, clean pages. Contains black and white plates (full page illustrations). No dust-jacket. Illustrator: G C Boon. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53820021210..

$37.59

Monmouth Harry

By A M Maughan

Hodder & Stoughton, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Green covers with black lettering on the spine, bumped corners and fading on edges and spine. Sound binding, clean pages and map end-papers. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10120021159..

$9.26

The Saone, A Summer Voyage

By Philip Gilbert Hamerton

Seeley & Co, London, 1887. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Joseph Pennell; Philip Gilbert Hamilton. Clean blue covers with gilt lettering and illustrations on the front cover and gilt lettering on the spine, corners and spine-ends are bumped and are lightly rubbe. Paper is split over internal hinges but covers are securely attached, internally there is a little separation of some gatherings but the binding is sound. Uncut (untrimmed) pages are a little darkened and more so at the extreme edges but are otherwise clean. All sixteen black and white plates and 4 maps are present along with the very many vignette illustrations. No dust-jacket. Illustrator: Joseph Pennell; Philip Gilbert Hamilton. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 61320021059.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$40.37

Why Waterloo?
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Why Waterloo?

By A P Herbert

Methuen & Co. Ltd, London, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Fresh green covers with dulled green lettering n the spine, sound binding,clean pages and map end-papers. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 65720021054..

$9.79

With Lancashire Lads and Field Guns in France 1915-1918
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With Lancashire Lads and Field Guns in France 1915-1918

By Major Neil Fraser-Tytler; edited by Major F N Barker

JohnHeywood Ltd, Printed by Sir W C Leng & Co Ltd, Manchester, 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Firm lightly marked red covers with plain slightly sunned spine, black lettering on the front cover, lightly bumped corners, sound binding, darkened end-papers clean pages. Four crisp clean fold out colour maps, British Front between preface and contents page, Map A, Map B and Map C and D are at the back. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 65520021027..

$120.97

The Two Battles of Marne
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The Two Battles of Marne

By Marshal Joffre; The Ex-Crown Prince of Germany; Marshal Foch; Marshal Ludendorff

Thornton Butterworth Limited, London, 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. The volume has been rebound in dark covers with short indentations on the front, gilt lettering on the spine, sound binding, clean pages. All eleven required maps are present with the map noted as being bound at page 239 is actually bound at page 228. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 65520011050..

$47.38

The Role of British Strategy in the Great War
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The Role of British Strategy in the Great War

By C R M F Cruttwell

Cambridge at the University Press, Cambridge, 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Fresh red covers, spine-label is a little darkened and spine-ends and corners are lightly bumped. Sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 65520021053..

$22.23

War Letters of Fallen Englishmen
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War Letters of Fallen Englishmen

By Edited by Laurence Housman

Victor Gollancz, London, 1930. Second Impression. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Clean black covers with gilt lettering on the spine, crease on spine, lightly bumped corners, sound binding, heavy foxing to end-papers, gift note at front, pages are clean but a little darkened with occasional foxing at the edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 65520011049..

$64.06

Henrietta Maria
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Henrietta Maria

By Carola Oman

Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1936. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark green covers with gilt lettering on front and spine. Sound binding. Clean pages, with light mark in upper margin of pages xii-xiii and 1-3. Darkened end-papers. Contains black and white illustrations. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14820021009..

$8.47

L'art ancien a l'Exposition Nationale Belge
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L'art ancien a l'Exposition Nationale Belge

By M. Camille de Roddaz (Ed)

Rozez; Firmin Didot & Cie, Bruxelles; Paris, 1882. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark green quarter-leather with gilt lettering on spine. Lightly rubbed at spine-ends and external joints. Corners are scuffed. Sound binding. Light foxing to prelims but frontis is free from foxing. Clean pages and plates with occasional very light smudges in leading margins. End-papers are a little darkened. As required, contains frontis and five additional chromo-lithographs, and six plus 16 black and white plates; also very many black and white vignettes. Packed weight approx. 4kg. 396 pages. Text is in French. Contains many colour and black and white illustrations. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3-4kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19020011137.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$140.42

The Reminiscences and Recollections of Captain Gronow, Being Anecdotes of the Camp, Court, Clubs, and Society 1810-1860, two volumes complete

By Captain Gronow

John C Nimmo, London, 1900. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Blue covers with dulled gilt lettering on the spine and coloured coat of arms on front covers, lightly rubbed at edges, bumped corners. Volume I has lengthy gift note on reverse of free front end-paper, half-title together with frontis and tissue leaf are detached and heavily foxed, title and following page are lightly foxed and darkened, binding is otherwise sound and pages and plates are clean. Volume II has slight separation between front end-paper and half-title but binding is sound, pages up to and including title-page are foxed, pages and plates are clean. 2-volume set (complete). No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50320011105.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$23.69

International History of City Development. Urban Development in: Central Europe; The Alpine & Scandinavian Countries; Southern Europe; Western Europe; East-Central Europe. Volumes I - VII

By Erwin A Gutkind

The Free Press of Glencoe, Macmillan Company; Collier-Macmillan, New York; London; Toronto, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. International History of City Development. Urban Development in: Volume I - Central Europe, 1964; Volume II - The Alpine & Scandinavian Countries, 1965; Volume III - Southern Europe - Spain & Portugal, 1967; Volume IV - Southern Europe - Italy & Greece, 1969; Volume V - Western Europe - France & Belgium, 1970; Volume VI - Western Europe - The Netherlands & Great Britain, 1971; Volume VII - East-Central Europe - Poland, Czechoslovakia & Hungary, 1972. (Volume VIII is not present.) Volumes were published sequentially, beginning in 1964. All volumes are first editions/first printings. Seven matching volumes with yellow covers and black spines. The covers on volume I are lightly marked. Sound binding to all volumes. Clean green end-papers except that all volumes have a dark rectangular mark on the inside of the front covers, which may be a glue residue. Clean pages. Packed weight approx. 14kg. 7 volumes of the 8-volume set. Contains many black and white illustrations. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25820011118.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$269.60

Justini Historiarum Libri XLIV, Notis literariis illustratus (Justin's History in 44 Books)

By Justinus (Marcus Junianus Justinus); Tito Livio

Hagae-Comitis, Ex Officina Joannis Wolpherdi van Bulderen, Bibliopolae in de Suylestraet, ad Scholas Latinas, Hagae-Comitis (The Hague), 1663. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Justini Historiarum Libri XLIV, Notis compendiosis, in usum studiosae juventutis, dilucidati opera & industria. TITI LIVII. Quibus accedit. Illustratio quorundam locorum, nobis humanissime suppeditata a literatorum Lumine Joanne Frederico Gronovio. Volume contains: Free front end-papers [4]; Illustrated title [2]; Plain title [2]; Nobilissimis, Amplissimis, ac Prudentissimus Viris [2]; Nobilissimi, Amplissimi, Prudentissimi Domini - T Livius [5];Praefatio, Benevolo & candido Lectori [3]; In Justinum, luculenteessimis ac perpetuis notis a doctissimo viro Tito Livio Illustratum - Henricus Bruno [2]; Praefatio Justini [1]; Justini Historiarum Ex Trogo Pompejo, Liber Primus 2-21; Liber II 23-51; Liber III 52-63; Liber IV 63-70; Liber V 71-87; Liber VI 87-98; Liber VII 98-106; Liber VIII 107-115; Liber IX 116-127, Liber X 127-129; Liber XI 130-151; Liber XII 151-174; Liber XIII 174-187; Liber XIV 187-196; Liber XV 197-204; Liber XVI 204-212; Liber XVII 213-218; Liber XVIII 218-230; Liber XIX 231-235; Liber XX 235-243; Liber XXI 243-249; Liber XXII 250-261; Liber XXIII 261-267; Liber XXIV 268-279; Liber XXV 280-285; Liber XXVI 286-290; Liber XXVII 291-295; Liber XXVIII 295-301; Liber XXIX 301-305; Liber XXX 306-311; Liber XXXI 312-322; Liber XXXII 322-330; Liber XXXIII 331-333; Liber XXXIV 334-338; Liber XXXV 338-340; Liber XXXVI 341-348; Liber XXXVII 348-352; Liber XXXVIII 353-370; Liber XXXIX 370-379; Liber XL 379-380; Liber XLI 381-389; Liber XLII 389-397; Liber XLIII 398-408; Liber XLIV 408-416; Finis. There are no free rear end-papers. Covers are boards covered with darkened parchment which has hand written title on the much darkened spine and rubbed handwriting on the covers. No front paste-down, rear paste-down is stained and creased. Binding is tight, it may be that the volume has been recased. Pages are a little darkened with frequent underlining in black ink that has aged to brown. First Edition from this publisher. One volume of the 1-volume set. Text is in Latin. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 04220011100..

$725.54

Don John of Austria or Passages from the History of the Sixteenth Century MDXLVII (1557). MDLXXVIII (1578). Illustrated with plates and numerous wood engravings. Limited edition, 2 vols. complete
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Don John of Austria or Passages from the History of the Sixteenth Century MDXLVII (1557). MDLXXVIII (1578). Illustrated with plates and numerous wood engravings. Limited edition, 2 vols. complete

By William Strling-Maxwell

Longman, Green, and Co, London, 1883. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Limited Edition, these volume are copies number 11 of 115 limited copies bound in quarter leather with 33 plates that are additional to the woodcuts found in the standard edition standard edition. Volumes are large and heavy, have clean bright yellow covers with black lettering and crest. Spines are black with gilt lettering and decoration, leather is just a little rubbed. Binding is sound, clean decorated end-papers on pale blue paper, clean pages and plates. Packed weight is approximately 12kg. Size approx. 40cm by 30cm. Limited edition of 115 copies. Size: Folio. 2-volume set (complete). No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 61220011125.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$505.84

L'Art Heraldique Contenant La Maniere D'Apprendre Facilement Le Blason. Enrichy des Figuresnecessaires pour l'intelligence des Termes

By Mr Baron, Escuyer. Revue et augmentee par Mr Playne

Charles Osmont, dans la grande Salle du Palais, Paris, 1695. Nouvelle Edition, Revue & augmentee. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Re-backed with new banded leather spine with previous spine strip overlaid and previous leather covers. Gilt decoration at edges and on spine and "Mr Dubois du Haut Breil" in gilt lettering on the front, same name is handwritten onto the title-page and on the reverse of the rear free end-paper. Red block edges with slight bleeding into the edges of the free front end-paper. Binding is tight and re-backing has used earlier end-papers. In this copy all plates (frontis and 35 plates showing heraldic shields, plumed helmets, and crowns) are brilliantly hand-coloured mainly in red, blue, and turquoise, and occasionally also with yellow and black. The book is divided into three main parts. There is an introduction (A la Noblesse) [6]; Avis sur cette Nouvelle Edition [5]; Table des Chapiters [4]; [1]; Part I, pages 1-135; Seconde Partie, Des Ornamens Exterieurs de l'Ecu, pages 136-218; Troiseme Partie, De la Litre et Ceinture Funebre, des Pavilions de diverses Nations etc., page 219-260; Table (Index) [15] First printing in this edition. Text is in French. Contains many colour plates (full page illustrations). No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 41020011119..

$503.19

The Origins of Europe, Four new studies in Archaeology and History: Early Man; Later Prehistory; Archaeology and the Classical Mind; Meaieval Europe From the Fifth to the Twelfth Century
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The Origins of Europe, Four new studies in Archaeology and History: Early Man; Later Prehistory; Archaeology and the Classical Mind; Meaieval Europe From the Fifth to the Twelfth Century

By Edited by Desmont Collins. Contributions by Desmond Collins; Ruth Whitehouse; Martin Henig; David Whitehouse

George Allen & Unwin, London, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Crisp clean covers, sound binding, clean pages and inside covers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0049400452. ISBN/EAN: 9780049400450. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 61220011077.. 9780049400450

$11.12

Renaissance Types
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Renaissance Types

By Lilly, William Samuel

T. Fisher Unwin, London, 1901. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Lightly rubbed green covers with gilt lettering, sound binding, clean pages, some separation between front end-paper and half-title. Foxing to end-papers. Small bookseller's label (Foyles) pasted to lower left corner of inside front cover. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 61220011034..

$23.82

The Flowering of the Renaissance
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The Flowering of the Renaissance

By Vincent Cronin

History Book Club, London, 1969. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Crisp clean dust-jacket, fresh covers, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. Light shelf-wear on upper and lower edges of dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 61220011008..

$9.26

Words of Fire, Deeds of Blood. The Mob, the Monarchy, and the French Revolution
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Words of Fire, Deeds of Blood. The Mob, the Monarchy, and the French Revolution

By Olivier Bernier

Little Brown, Boston, Toronto, London, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Near Fine. Crisp clean unclipped dust-jacket, fresh covers with gilt lettering on spine, tight binding, clean pages and end-papers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0316092061. ISBN/EAN: 9780316092067. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 61320011016.. 9780316092067

$11.91

The Impact of Gorbachev, The first phase, 1985-90
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The Impact of Gorbachev, The first phase, 1985-90

By edited by D W Spring

Pinter Publishers, London and New York, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Clean firm covers with lightly rubbed corners, tight binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0861871502. ISBN/EAN: 9780861871506. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 61519121215.. 9780861871506

$27.79

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