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1991 Ordnance Survey Motoring Atlas of Great Britain

by Great Britain. Ordnance Survey

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Published
1990
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Very Good
Edition
Eighth edition
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9780600570738
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Southampton, England: Ordnance Survey and London: Hamlyn Publishing, 1990. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Spine straight and tight. Covers clean with significant wrinkling. Not from a library. 140 pages. 15.6 x 11.25 x 0.25 inches.
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Are You Being Served? Collection, Series 6-10 (DVD Boxed Set)

by David Croft; Jeremy Lloyd; Michael Knowles; John Chapman

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Published
2002
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Good
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New York: BBC Worldwide Americas, 2002. DVD Boxed Set. Series 6-10 (Volumes 8-14) comprising the second half of the Complete Are You Being Served? Collection. Seven DVDs in seven cases, all in a sturdy decorative box. Good. 1250 minutes total. No region code listed on box. The BBC sitcom set in the ladies' and gentlemen's clothing departments in the flagship… Read more
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The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970 BBC production, DVD Boxed Set)

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Published
2000
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New
ISBN
9780773319028
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$78.50

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BBC Worldwide Americas. DVD Boxed Set. 2000. New. BBC Worldwide Americas, 2000. DVD Boxed Set. New, in original shrink-wrap. Brand-new, unused, unopened in perfect condition. This is the 1970 BBC prod uction that was rebroadcast in the United States on PBS' Masterpiece Theatr e. Starring Keith Michell in his Emmy Award-winning performance as the migh ty, oft-married Henry VIII.… Read more
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The Pallisers, Set 1 (DVD Boxed Set)

by Simon Raven

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781569384084
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$18.80

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Silver Spring, Maryland: Acorn Media. DVD Boxed Set. 2000. Very Good. Silver Spring, Maryland: Acorn Media, 2000. DVD Boxed Set. Four DVDs in fou r cases all a decorative cardboard box. Very Good. Not from a library. 400 minutes on four DVDs. Not from a library. Set in the palatial country house s and grand Mayfair salons of mid-Victorian… Read more
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Jewel in the Crown (DVD Boxed Set)

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Published
2001
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Very Good
ISBN
9780767034272
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$24.95

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New York: A&E Networks. DVD Boxed Set. 2001. Very Good. New York: A&E Networks, 2001. DVD Boxed Set. Four DVDs in four cases all in a decorative cardboard box. Very Good. Not from a library. 750 minutes. No region code listed. The 1984 Granada TV serial about the final days of the British Raj in India during… Read more
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King Arthur and His Knights (Children's Classics)

by James Knowles

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Published
September 1998
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New
ISBN
9780517189696
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New York: Random House / Children's Classics, September 1998. Hardcover. Quarter-bound in faux black leather with pictorial panels. New. No remainder mark. Not damaged. 383 pages. This volume invites you to enter the medieval world of knightly legend and chivalric lore, a world filled with tests of courage, clamorous and raging battle, adventurous quests, and yearning love of knight and… Read more
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Washington Irving : History, Tales, and Sketches: Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent. / Salmagundi / A History of New York / The Sketch Book

by Washington Irving; James Tuttleton (ed)

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Published
November 1983
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New
ISBN
9780940450141
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$26.95

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New York: Library of America, November 1983. Hardcover. Maroon linen over boards with gold lettering to spine in a beige slipcase. Sewn binding with a ribbon marker. New. No remainder mark. Not damaged. 1144 pages. Washington Irving's career as a writer began obscurely at age seventeen, when his brother's newspaper published his series of comic reports on the theater, theater-goers,… Read more
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For Your Eyes Only : Five Secret Exploits of James Bond (Signet, D2054)

by Ian Fleming

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Published
1960
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Very Good
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New York: New American Library / Signet, 1960. Mass Market Paperback. Signet, D2054. 50¢. 20th printing. Very Good. Interior unmarked, but lightly tanned. Spine straight and tight. Edge and corner wear to covers with creasing along hinges. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 143 pages. Contents: From a View to a Kill; For Your Eyes Only; Quantum… Read more
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The Diamond Smugglers (Collier, AS554V)

by Ian Fleming; John Blaize (intro); John Collard (intro)

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Published
1964
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Good+
Edition
First Paperback Edition
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$8.65

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New York: Collier Books, 1964. Mass Market Paperback. First Paperback Edition. Collier AS554V. With an introduction by "John Blaize" (John Collard). Good+. Interior pristine. Spine cocked with a single crease. Rubbing and reading wear to covers. Two adhesion scars to front cover. No ownership markings. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 124 pages + 16 pages of… Read more
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1984 (Signet Classics, CP100)

by George Orwell; Erich Fromm (afterward)

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Published
July 1950
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Near Fine
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New York: New American Library / Signet Classic, July 1950. Mass Market Paperback. With an Afterward by Erich Fromm. Signet CP100, 60¢. 27th printing, September 1962. Near Fine. Lightly tanned, no other markings. Spine straight and tight with light crease. Light dog-ear to lower front corner. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 267 pages. George Orwell's chilling… Read more
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Elizabeth the Queen: The Life of a Modern Monarch

by Sally Bedell Smith

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Published
October 2012
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Very Good
ISBN
9780812979794
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New York: Random House, October 2012. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Note to first page. Light reading wear. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. xxii + 685 pages.
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The Hired Man

by Aminatta Forna

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Published
October 2013
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Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780802121912
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New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, October 2013. Hardcover. First U.S. Edition / full number line. Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, ends lightly bumped. Edge and reading wear to jacket. No tears. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 296 pages. A taut, powerful novel of a small town and… Read more
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The Witch of Exmoor

by Margaret Drabble

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Published
September 1997
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Very Good
Edition
First U.S. Edition
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9780151003631
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$10.45

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New York: Harcourt Brace, September 1997. Hardcover. First U.S. Edition (stated) / full number line. Very Good book in a Very Good jacket. Prior owner's name to front pastedown. Text block unmarked. Spine straight and tight. Light reading wear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 281 pages.
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One Last Look

by Susanna Moore

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Published
September 2003
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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9780679450412
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, September 2003. Hardcover. First Edition (stated). Near Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, tail bumped. Jacket clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 288 pages. Calcutta in 1836: an uneasy mix of two worlds-the patient, implacably unchangeable India and the tableau vivant of English… Read more
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The Sisters: The Saga of the Mitford Family

by Mary S. Lovell

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Published
2002
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Fine
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First American Edition
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9780393010435
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New York & London: W. W. Norton, 2002. Hardcover. First American Edition (stated) / third printing. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Spine tail bumped, otherwise pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 611 pages. A powerful portrait of the humorous, eccentric, beautiful, and brilliant women known as the Mitfords who were shattered by… Read more
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Counting My Chickens . . .: And Other Home Thoughts

by The Duchess of Devonshire; Deborah Devonshire; Deborah Mitford; Tom Stoppard (Intro); Sophia Topley (ed); Susan Hill (ed)

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Published
October 2002
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Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780374130299
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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, October 2002. Hardcover. First American Edition (stated) / full number line. Laid-in book review from Washington Post Book World. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Spine ends lightly bumped, otherwise As New. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xiii + 192 pages. A unique window on an extraordinary life lived with… Read more
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The Ruling Caste: Imperial Lives in the Victorian Raj

by David Gilmour

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Published
February 2006
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Fine
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First American Edition
ISBN
9780374283544
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$36.95

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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, February 2006. Hardcover. First American Edition (stated) / full number line. Laid-in review from Washington Post Book World. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Spine tail slightly bumped, otherwise As New. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xxx + 381 pages. A provocative history of the English in South Asia during… Read more
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Enjoying Exmoor: The National Park in Words and Pictures

by Exmoor National Park Authority

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Published
1986
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Fine
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780861830725
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Dulverton, Somerset, England: Exmoor National Park Authority, 1986. Trade Paperback. Second Edition. Fine. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 79 pages. Richly illustrated guide to Exmoor National Park.
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The Firm: The Troubled Life of the House of Windsor

by Penny Junor

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Published
July 2005
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Good
Edition
First U.S. Edition
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9780312352745
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New York: St. Martin's Press / Thomas Dunne Books, July 2005. Hardcover. First U.S. Edition / full number line. Good book in a Good jacket. Ex-library, otherwise Fine. Nice reading copy. xxii + 442 pages.
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Longitude

by Dava Sobel

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Published
2007
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New
ISBN
9780802715296
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New York: Walker & Company, 2007. Trade Paperback. Full Number Line. New. Not a remainder. Not damaged. 184 pages.
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