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The Rich & The Super Rich (SCARCE HARDBACK REVISED EDITION EDITION IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Lundberg, Ferdinand (Edited, WIth A New Introduction By Peter Wilsher)

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Published
1969
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Very Good
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Revised Edition
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9780171380095
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London & Boston: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1969. VG/VG. Revised edition in d/w not price clipped. Wirh New Material by Peter Wilsher. A penetrating study which demonstrates, that even in America, not only financial power but also the bulk of political power is held in the hands of a few. With Appendixes, Notes and Index. Some dusting to top-edge; d/w… Read more
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Woodbridge, Suffolk: Boydell Press, 2001. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, NORMAN SCARFE, on half-title page. Inscription reads, For ------- and ----/with warmest best wishes/from Norman/31 July 2008'. And secondly on title-page author has crossed through his printed name and SIGNED 'NORMAN SCARFE'. Profusely illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and maps. In… Read more
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Coal Uilisation: Technology, Economics And Policy (SCARCE FIRST BRITISH HARDBACK EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Grainger, L and Gibson, J

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Published
1981
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Near Fine
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First British Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780860102663
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London: Graham & Trotman, 1981. NrF/NrF. First British edition, first printing in d/w. Profusely illustrated with line-drawings. Coal is the most abundant fossil fuel, yet oil and gas currently supply more of the world's energy needs. This situation is not likely to last and as oil's share of the energy market dimiishes it will have to be replaced by an… Read more
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Ouch! Ignorance Is Bliss, Except When It Hurts...(SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PAUL KNOTT)

by Knott, Paul

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Published
2012
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Very Good Plus
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First edition, First Printing
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9780273772927
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Harlow: Pearson, 2012. VG+. First edition, first printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PAUL KNOTT, on half-title page. Inscription reads, 'To ---/May 'the force'/be with you/Paul Knott'. xxi,252pp. Profusely illustrated with line-drawings and diagrams. We live in a world dominated by a system that most of us aren't aware of, never mind understand. When it comes… Read more
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Gray Dawn: How The Coming Age Wave Will Transform America - And The World (SCARCE NEW EDITION, FIRST PAPERBACK EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PETER PETERSON)

by Peterson, Peter G

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Published
2000
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Near Fine
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New Edition, First Paperback Edition
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9780812990690
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New York, NY, USA: Three Rivers Press, 2000. NrF. New Edition, First Paperback Edition, First Printing. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PETER PETERSON, without dedication on half-title page. Signing reads, 'With my Best wishes/P Peterson'. Profusely illustrated with line-diagrams. The author, Peter Peterson (1926-2018), demonstrates with conviction and eloquence the need to recognise that we face a social, political, and economic… Read more
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Russia: A Journey To The Heart Of A Land And Its People (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JONATHAN DIMBLEBY)

by Dimbleby, Jonathan

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Greystone Books
Published
2008
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Very Good
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First edition, First Printing
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9780563539124
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$34.18

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London: BBC Books, 2008. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JONATHAN DIMBLEBY, on title-page. Inscription reads, '5-7-08/For -------/Happy Birthday/Jonathan Dimbleby'. Illustrated with photographs and maps. The account of Dimbleby's travels through Russia covering its social history, politics, economics and military history. With Historical Timeline, Bibliography and Index. Included… Read more
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The Merioneth Lay Subsidy Roll 1292-3 (HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Williams-Jones, Keith

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Greystone Books
Published
1976
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Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780708305973
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Cardiff: University Of Wales Press, 1976. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w price clipped. Illustrated with maps. A late thirteenth-century list of taxpayers for Merioneth, which is here printed in full, has prompted the editor to discuss, in the introduction, a number of problems relating to the economic and social history of Wales in the later middle ages. With… Read more
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British History: 1815-1906 (SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, NORMAN McCORD)

by McCord, Norman

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Greystone Books
Published
1991
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Very Good Plus
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First Edition, Fifth Printing
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9780198228585
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$24.61

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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. VG+. First edition, fifth printing (same year as first printing). Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, NORMAN McCORD, on first endpaper. Inscription reads, 'For ----/Hope you enjoy your time at/Trinity as much as I did!/Best wishes/Norman McCord'. viii,518pp. A well-researched and authoritative political, social, industrial, economic and military history of Britain during… Read more
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Vilnius. Lithuania: Apostrofa, 2012. NrF. First edition, first printing. No d/w, (as published). Pictorial covers. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ZENONAS NORKUS, on verso of a postcard. In scription reads, 'Best wishes/from Vilnius!/Zenonas Norkus/06.04.2013/To recall our discussion/at University College London/19.03.2012'. A well-researched and authoritative innovatory internationally comparative causal analysis of the variation in political and economic outcomes… Read more
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The Dilemma Of Development (UNIQUE HARDBACK FIRST ENGLISH EDITION PRESENTATION COPY - FROM ONE AMBASSADOR TO ANOTHER)

by Algosaibi, Ghazi A

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Published
1995
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Very Good
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First English Edition
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9780863721885
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Reading, United Kingdom: Ithaca Press/Garnet Publishing, 1995. VG/VG. First English edition in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR, AND SIGNED TWICE, TOGETHER WITH A SIGNED LETTER TO DAVID GORE-BOOTH. Inscription on front endpaper reads, 'For/David/with/warm/regards/Ghazi/2.6.95'. The author has also SIGNED HIS NAME IN FULL on the title-page, without dedication or inscription. TOGETHER WITH A ONE-PAGE GIFTING… Read more
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Moving On: An Economic Case For Scottish Independence (SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ANDY ANDERSON)

by Anderson, Andy & Morrison, Ronnie

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Greystone Books
Published
2014
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Very Good Plus
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First Edition
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9780992828417
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Helensburgh, Scotiand: Privately Published, 2014. VG+. First edition. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ANDY ANDERSON, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'Dear ----/I hope you enjoy this wee book./Andy Anderson/APL 2014'. (vi),171,xviii, plus (10)pp. Illustrated with line-drawings and diagrams. A well-researched and authoritative study of Scottish economics. During 2014, the latest in a succession of banking scandals hit… Read more
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The Palestinian Strategic Report 2005 (UNIQUE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY DR SALEH)

by Saleh, Dr Mohsen Mohammed & Nafi, Dr Basheer Musa (Editors)

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Greystone Books
Published
2007
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9789953009438
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Beirut, Lebanon: Al-Zaytouna Centre For Studies, 2007. VG. First edition. No d/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial covers. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY EDITOR-IN-CHIEF, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'to Alan Hart/with best/wishes/Mohsen Saleh/14.3.2007'. Alan Hart (born 1935) is an author, former Middle East Chief Correspondent for Independent Television News and former BBC Panorama presenter specialising in the Middle East.… Read more
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Voluntary And Official Charitable Provisions Outside The Poor Law In Selected Towns Of Kent Between The 1790s And !914 (SCARCE FIRST EDITION)

by Whyman, John (Editor)

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Published
1995
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Canterbury, Kent: University of Kent, 1995. VG. First edition. Large format paperback. (iv),166pp. Illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative study of the voluntary and official charitable provisions outside the Poor Law in selected towns of Kent between the 1790s and 1914. The chapter towns are; Canterbury, Maidstone, Chatham, Sittingbourne, Faversham, and Folkestone. This was a Group Research… Read more
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Vigilance: A Defence Of British Liberty (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Mote, Ashley

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Greystone Books
Published
2001
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Very Good Plus
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780954012403
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Petersfield, Hampshire: Tanner, 2001. VG+. First edition, first printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'For ----- a great/warrior on the battlefield/With very best wishes/Ashley Mote/July 2001'. xv,279pp. A well-research and authoritative study of the European Union and its impact on the British way of life. With Appendix and Index. Light reading… Read more
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The Economics Of Rail Transport In Great Britain: Volume II (Two): Rates & Service (1928 HARDBACK FIRST EDITION IN SCARCE DUSTWRAPPER)

by Sherrington, C E R

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Published
1928
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Edward Arnold, 1928. VG/Good. First edition in d/w. Volume 2 only. " The wealth of any country depends very largely on the efficiency of its transport system". Like all truisms, this requires to be emphasised and explained. In this book the author has set himself the task of making it clear to not only the trained railwayman but also… Read more
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Oil And Development In The Arab Gulf States: A Selected Annotated Bibliography (HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Sharif, Walid I

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Greystone Books
Published
1985
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Very Good
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780709933687
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London: Croom Helm, 1985. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. This bibliography surveys the literature and information sources dealing with the role of oil in the Arab Gulf countries. Major emphasis is placed on those countries that are members of the Gulf Co-operation Council: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. With… Read more
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Roads To Freedom: Socialism, Anarchism, And Syndicalism (SCARCE REVISED SECOND EDITION)

by Russell, Bertrand

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Greystone Books
Published
1919
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Good Plus
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Revised Second Edition
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London: Allen and Unwin, 1919. VG. Revised second edition. No d/w, now protected in an archival, acetate, clear d/w. With a revised Preface, dated 1919, and textual revisions. One thousand copies were published. Russell proffers his views on a society post First World War. With chapters including, 'Marx and Socialist Doctrine', 'Bukunin and Anarchism', 'The Syndicalist Revolt', 'Work and Pay',… Read more
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The True National Dividend: Pros And Cons Of Social Credit (SCARCE 1936 REVISED EDITION)

by Lester, W R

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Published
1936
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Very Good
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Revised Edition
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London: Henry George Foundation, 1936. VG. Revised edition. Not dated, (1936). Paperback. (iv),41pp. The Social Credit movement was an interdisciplinary philosophy developed by Major C H Douglas, (1879-1952): it encompassed the fields of economics, political science, history and accounting. Some dusting and age tanning to covers; else a very good copy of the SCARCE 1936 revised edition. NO inscriptions, underlining… Read more
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Owning Up: Poverty, Assets, And The American Dream (UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Miller-Adams, Michelle

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Greystone Books
Published
2002
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Near Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780815706205
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Washington: Brookings Institute Press, 2002. NrF/NrF. First edition, first printing in d/w. A well-researched and authoritative study of America's poor. Despite the recent success of welfare reform in moving people off public assistance and into jobs, most of America's working poor are still unable to accumulate even the most minimal of assets. With Index. A near fine copy, in a… Read more
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Coal Must Come First (SCARCE FIRST EDITION)

by Heinemann, Margot

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Published
1948
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Good
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First Edition
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London: Frederick Muller, 1948. Good. First edition. Paperback with d/w. 72pp. A well-researched and authoritative study of the methods of public control and achievements in coal-mining (as at 1948), the first major industry to be nationalised by the Labour Government. Considering coal output in relation to Britain's economic crisis, it sets out the case for improvements in miners' wages and… Read more
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