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One World

by Wendell L Willkie

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Journobooks
Published
1943
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Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£33.63

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London: Cassell And Company, 1943. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Fair. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. First UK edition of this remarkable book by presidential candidate Willkie, advocating an end to colonialism, world federalism, and equality for non-whites in the US. Wartime production, stock toned and block edges spitted but in general good order throughout. Endpapers toned… Read more
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Warning to the Western World

by Alexander Solzhenitsyn

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Journobooks
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780370113265
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£10.09

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London: The Bodley Head, 1976. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Solzhenitsyn's March 1973 BBC Panorama interview and Radio 3 talk in printed form. All in VG internal order. Card covers, like me, lightly marked and a little faded. 12mo. 45pp
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Life Of Lamartine

by Lady Margaret Domvile

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Published
1888
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£14.80

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London: Kegan Paul, Trench & Co, 1888. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. In general good order throughout. One corner fold. Marking to half title. Engraved frontispiece with tissue guard. Endpapers splitting but holding firm. Brown bevelled cloth with gilt titling a little marked to edges and dulled to spine. 8vo.… Read more
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ALEXANDER II And The Modernization Of Russia

by W E Mosse

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Journobooks
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
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£13.45

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London: The English Universities Press, 1958. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. All in VG clean crisp and bright internal order, with just a little spotting to edge of block. Smart cream cloth with dark blue titling to spine. 12mo. 191pp
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Reading: Ithaca Press, 2007. 2nd Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo. A political curiosity. In VG clean, crisp and bright order throughout. Smart green faux leather boards with bright gilt titling. This is a charity sale on behalf of Friends Of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 12mo. 82pp
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THE KING'S GREAT MATTER A Study Of Anglo-Papal Relations 1527-1534 [SIGNED]

by Geoffrey de C Parmiter

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Journobooks
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£20.18

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London: Longmans, 1967. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. In VG, crisp clean and bright order throughout. Signed by author to fep. Bookplate of Peter Scott Reid to front pastedown and his signature above author's. Smart green cloth with bright titling to spine only lightly shelfworn. VG unclipped d/j lightly… Read more
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THE OUTLINE OF HISTORY Being A Plain History Of Life And Mankind [Two Volumes]

by H G Wells

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Journobooks
Published
1919
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Very Good
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£26.90

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London: George Newnes, 1919. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. ND. [1919 WorldCat]. Handsomely bound two volume set in VG order throughout. Extensively illustrated. Clean and bright internally. Endpapers toned. Smart half leather with green cloth, only lightly worn to edges. Bright gilt titling to spine. A heavy set, so please enquire re… Read more
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LETTERS TO WILLIAM FREND From The Reynolds Family Of Little Paxton And John Hammond Of Fenstanton 1793 - 1814

by Frida Knight (ed)

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Journobooks
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780904323009
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£10.09

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Cambridge: Cambridge Antiquarian Records Society, 1974. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. All in VG crisp clean and bright order throughout. Smart blue cloth with bright gilt titling to spine. 8vo. 98pp
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The Tragedy Of The Stuarts

by J Desmond Gleeson

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Journobooks
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Cecil Palmer, 1930. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Crisp, clean and bright internally. Has been rebound in smart blue cloth with red leather titlepiece to spine. Titlepiece is misplaced to create the effect of the book having been bound upside down. I will not charge extra for this… Read more
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THE 1922 The Story Of The Conservative Backbenchers' Parliamentary Committee

by Philip Goodhart; Ursula Branston

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Journobooks
Published
1973
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£10.09

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London: Macmillan, 1973. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 8vo. In general good order throughout bar a little toning to title page and endpapers. Gift inscription to fep. Blue boards with bright silver titling to spine only lightly shelfworn. Unclipped d/j lightly worn to edges and toned. 8vo. 221pp.
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MIAMI AND THE SIEGE OF CHICAGO An Informal History Of The American Political Conventions Of 1968

by Norman Mailer

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Journobooks
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£10.09

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London: Weidenfeld And Nicolson, 1968. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo. Brilliantly written, as you might expect. Stock a little toned but otherwise all in VG internal order. Smart red cloth with bright gilt titling to spine. Unclipped d/j toned with some wear to edges and one small closed tear. 8vo. 214pp
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TOLPUDDLE An Historical Account Through The Eyes Of George Loveless

by Graham Padden (comp)

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Journobooks
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2nd Edition
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£6.73

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London: Trades Union Congress, 1997. 2nd Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/no d/j. 4to. The story of the Tolpuddle Martyrs in the words of those involved. Well illustrated from numerous contemporary sources. In VG order throughout. Clean and bright internally. Smart cream pictorial card covers. This is a charity sale on behalf of Friends Of Morston Church (reg.1099831).… Read more
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LORD AND VASSAL 1066-1485 (Britain And Her Neighbours Book IV)

by Duncan MacGillivray

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Journobooks
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
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London: Blackie & Son, 1932. Hardcover. Very Good/no d/j. 12mo. Attractively illustrated with colour plates by various artists as well as numerous drawings. All in good internal order. Light wear to decorated boards. This is a charity sale on behalf of Friends Of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 12mo. 192pp + time charts.
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THE UNITED NATIONS As A Political Institution

by H G Nicholas

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Journobooks
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£13.45

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London: Oxford University Press, 1959. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo. All in VG internal order. Blue cloth faded to extremities. Unclipped d/j faded, toned and worn to edges. 8vo. 222pp
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The Communist World And Ours

by Walter Lippmann

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Journobooks
Published
1959
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Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£13.45

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London: Hamish Hamilton, 1959. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Very Good. 12mo. Heavily spotted throughout. Former owner's neat signature to ffep. Otherwise in good internal order. Smart red boards with black titling a little worn to base. Unclipped d/j a little toned with minor wear but in general good condition. 12mo. 56pp
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THE HONEY AND THE HEMLOCK Democracy And Paranoia In Ancient Athens And Modern America

by Eli Sagan

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Journobooks
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780465030583
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£13.45

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Basic Books, 1991. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Couldn't be more relevant today. All in VG internal order. A little light marking to block edge. Light shelfwear to smart black cloth and tan paper covered boards. VG unclipped d/j 8vo. 429pp
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DORSET ELIZABETHANS At Home And Abroad

by Rachel Lloyd

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Journobooks
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£8.74

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London: John Murray, 1967. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. A little marking to block edges but in general VG order throughout. Ink exhortation to "See page 254" on fep, but no clues as to why. Good unclipped d/j worn to edges and delaminating a little around spine. 8vo. 332pp
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An Organ For The Sultan

by Stanley Mayes

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Journobooks
Published
1956
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Good
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Putnam, 1956. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo. Fascinating diary-based account of Thomas Dallam's organ-building exploits in Turkey 1599-1600. In general good order throughout. Red cloth a little dulled, lightly marked and front board leads. This is a charity sale on behalf of Friends Of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 8vo. 272pp.
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JUNIPER HALL A Rendezvous Of Certain Illustrious Personages During The French Revolution Including Alexandre D'Arblay And Fanny Burney

by Constance Hill

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Journobooks
Published
1904
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£57.17

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London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1904. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Ellen G Hill. Fascinating work on the French Revolution using one of the key meeting places for emigres - Juniper Hall in Surrey - as the focal point. Extensively illustrated with drawings and photographs. Top edge of block… Read more
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THE CASE FOR PROHIBITION Its Past, Present Accomplishments, And Future In America

by Clarence True Wilson and Deets Pickett

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Journobooks
Published
1923
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£47.08

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New York: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1923. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Pro-prohibition study of the American experience. Scarce. In VG order throughout. Stock a little toned. Smart brown cloth, dulled to spine. 12mo. 274pp + publisher's ads.
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