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image of THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND, from the Accession of James the Second. [Four volumes in two, complete. Cheltenham College Prize Binding.]

THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND, from the Accession of James the Second. [Four volumes in two, complete. Cheltenham College Prize Binding.]

by Macaulay, [Thomas Babington]; [Thomas William Jex-Blake, signed]

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Published
1869
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London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1869. Four volumes in two. xxiii, 359 and viii, 391 pages. Text in double columns. Cheltenham College prize binding of full dark blue calf with raised bands and red leather labels on spine, gilt spine decorations, and gilt centerpiece on each cover depicting the college; marbled endpapers and all edges marbled; prize certificate on front… Read more
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THE LIFE OF THE LATE JOHN ELWES, ESQUIRE; Member in Three Successive Parliaments for Berkshire

by Topham, Edward

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Published
1815
Edition
First edition thus
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Poughkeepsie: Paraclete Potter; P. & S. Potter, Printers, 1815. 12mo. (Leaves 14.5 x 8.5 cm.) 89 pages, plus woodcut frontispiece portrait. [7] pages publisher's ads at rear (testimonials for Willett's “Easy Grammar of Geography“.) Contemporary leather spine with gilt lettering and fillets over marble paper-covered boards. Worn, head of spine chipped, pinhead size hole to the front joint, boards… Read more
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image of ARTHUR DOBBS, ESQUIRE.  1689-1765.  SURVEYOR-GENERAL OF IRELAND, PROSPECTOR AND GOVERNOR OF NORTH CAROLINA

ARTHUR DOBBS, ESQUIRE. 1689-1765. SURVEYOR-GENERAL OF IRELAND, PROSPECTOR AND GOVERNOR OF NORTH CAROLINA

by Clarke, Desmond

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Published
[1957]
Edition
First American edition
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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, [printed by Hazell Watson and Viney, Aylesbury, U.K., 1957]. 232 pages, plus frontispiece. Original green cloth with gilt spine lettering. [22.1 cm.] Very good plus in good plus dust jacket. Bookplate on front pastedown, faint vertical crease to first few leaves, a little foxing to title. … Read more
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HAILEY: A STUDY IN BRITISH IMPERIALISM, 1872-1969

by Cell, John W[hitson]

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Published
[1992]
Edition
First edition
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[New York]: Cambridge University Press, [1992]. xv, [1], 332 pages. Original cloth. [23.5 cm.] Fine in near fine dust jacket. Jacket shows some faint rubbing. FIRST EDITION. PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on the front free endpaper. It reads: "To Arthur, Thanks for our long friendship, Best wishes, Jack." … Read more
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THE HISTORIE AND LIFE OF KING JAMES THE SEXT. WRITTEN TOWARDS THE LATTER PART OF THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY

by [Colville, John?; Malcolm Laing, ed.]

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Published
1804
Edition
First edition
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Edinburgh: Printed by James Ballantyne for Archibald Constable and Co., [et al.], 1804. 8vo. viii, 294 pages. Contemporary full mottled calf with black leather spine label, gilt rules and decorations on spine, and gilt borders on covers. [21.7 cm.] A respectable ex-library copy with only light internal markings. Tasteful bookplate of Sondley Reference… Read more
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