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The Confessions of An English Opium-Eater

By De Quincey, Thomas

NY: Three Sirens Press, 1932. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Illustrated by Laurence W, Chaves. No dust jacket as issued. B /w illustrations by Laurence W, Chaves, tan cloth boards. page tops, rough cut outer page edgesDrawings8 vo, 8" - 9" tall228 pages


Above London

By Cameron, Robert and Alistair Cooke

San Francisco, CA: Cameron and Company, Inc. 1980-1983, 1980. 1st Edition 3rd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Clipped DJ. Illustrated with Aerial Photos. Photographs4to oblong158 pages


London: The Novel
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London: The Novel

By Rutherfurd, Edward

NY: Crown Publishing Group, 1997. 1st Edition 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 6.8 x 2 x 9.8 inches. London follows six different families from the Roman settlement to the dockland development of today. Real-life characters and events of British history are found in London as well, but it is the period details and the stories of ordinary Londoners, whose daily lives are affected by events that have shaped the city over two thousand years, that bring the novel to life. In London Rutherfurd provides more than just the familiar sights and revelations, he gives a voice to a city whose history is one of the most remarkable in the world. Published @$25.95. Slight minimal shelf wear. This book is both a unique narrative exploration of the city's development from humble trading post to the hub of a mighty empire, and the very human story of the men and women who made it great. Hardcover: 829 pages Publisher: Crown Publishers; 1st edition (1997) Language: English ISBN-10: 0517591812 ISBN-13: 978-0517591819 Product Dimensions: 6.8 x 2 x 9.8 inches Shipping Weight: 3 pounds


The Formative Centuries ~ A Naval History of England

By Marcus, G. J.

Boston, MA: Little Brown & Company, 1961. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Minor shelf wear to DJOriginally Priced $12.50pages are clean & crispNearly Fine red cloth boards with black & Gold guiltCharts and maps8 vo,494 pages