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Bloodline: The Celtic Kings of Roman Britain
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Bloodline: The Celtic Kings of Roman Britain

By Russell, Miles

Chalford, Glos.: Amberley Publishing, 2010. First Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine/No Jacket As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Softcover copy (no hardcover published) in near fine condition with minimal rubbing to spine tips and corners. Contents clean, tight and white without bookplates, inscriptions or other markings. 192 pp; illustrated in colour and b/w. Building upon recent fieldwork, this book develops the theme that southern Britain was not so much conquered by Rome, as liberated.

$20.24

Selling Mothers' Milk: The Wet-Nursing Business in France 1715-1914
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Selling Mothers' Milk: The Wet-Nursing Business in France 1715-1914

By Sussman, George D.

University of Illinois Press, 1982. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover in unclipped dustjacket with sunned spine, light soiling, rubbing/creasing to edges and a few minor tears. Boards clean, square and sharp except for bumping to one corner. Contents clean and crisp without bookplates, inscriptions or other markings; minor spotting to page edges. 201 pp; b/w ills, maps and tables.

$45.87

Making Rough Places Plain: Fifty Years' Work of the Manchester and Salford Boys' and Girls' Refuges and Homes 1870-1920
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Making Rough Places Plain: Fifty Years' Work of the Manchester and Salford Boys' and Girls' Refuges and Homes 1870-1920

By Edmondson, William

Manchester: Sherratt & Hughes, 1995. Facsimile . Printed Paper Wrappers. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Facsimile reprint of the 1921 publication, reprinted to commemorate the BGWS 125th Anniversary, 1995. Buff printed paper wrappers. 137 pp; b/w ills. A very good copy with a couple of minor marks to wraps and light soiling to page edges but no inscriptions or other internal markings.

$20.24

Paul of Yugoslavia: Britain's Maligned Friend
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Paul of Yugoslavia: Britain's Maligned Friend

By Balfour, Neil; Mackay, Sally

Canada Wide Magazines & Communications Ltd. / Eaglet Publishing, 1996. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover in unclipped dustjacket which is clean and bright with minimal rubbing/creasing and no chips or tears. Blue boards square and sharp with minor rubbing to edges and bumping to spine tail. Contents white and tight without bookplates, inscriptions or other markings. 348 pp; b/w ills.

$33.73

A Complete Guide to Heraldry (Revised Edition)
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A Complete Guide to Heraldry (Revised Edition)

By Fox-Davies, Arthur Charles

London and Edinburgh: T. Nelson & Sons, Ltd.; T. C. & E. C. Jack, Ltd.. Revised Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Johnston, Graham. N. D. Hardcover in unclipped, cream, brown and blue dustjacket with spotting to rear panel; tanning, partic. to spine; a few minor closed tears to top edge, fraying to spine head and a 1.5" tear to top of front joint. Matching boards also tanned with bumped top corners and bruised spine tips. Top edges gilt, other uncut (untrimmed). Contents clean and crisp with spotting to prelims and end-pages only; no inscriptions or other markings. 647 pp. Illustrated by nearly 800 designs, mainly from drawings by Graham Johnston, Herald Painter to the Lyon Court.

$26.98