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William Blackwood and Sons Edinburgh and London undated c1880 G (no dj, red cloth with stamped decorative borders both boards, gilt titles on spine and small gilt vignette front board, lightly frayed top and base of spine, one top corner bumped with cloth broken, pre-title page missing, signature reverse of front endpaper, pages clean and binding firm) 12mo 158pp.… Read more
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HUMOROUS READINGS FOR HOME AND HALL

by Charles B Neville editor:

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Hamilton Adams and Co London 1890 Poor (no dj, royal blue cloth with gilt titles on darkened spine, light wear top and base of spine and corners lightly bumped, browning to grubby endpapers with pencil scribble, front and back hinges heavily cracked, contents of Section 2 are shaken with browning to page edges of this section) octavo 384pp. … Read more
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CASSELLS FAMILY MAGAZINE

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cassell & co London 1892 Good to poor - but all pages present and textblock is tightly bound the spine is sunned, and split to both sides - showing webbing beneath. ugly taping added to secure the splits. worn to ends - with corner of boards showing bumping and wear. some foxing inside, and slight musty smell but condition… Read more
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Hodder and Stoughton London 1894 Vg (no dj, dark blue boards with stamped ornamental boarders to both boards, gilt title with decorative gilt border on spine, stamped border and price 1/6 blind stamped on front board, yellow endpapers with publisher's advertisements, small name stamp front endpaper and previous owner's neat signature on three pages else contents clean and unmarked) 24mo… Read more
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The Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes Volume IV ELSIE VENNER

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George Routledge and Sons Ltd London undated Vg (no dj, blue cloth with raised bands on spine and gilt title and decoration, rubbed and worn head and tail of spine and corners lightly rubbed, a clean tight little copy with light browning endpapers, no inscriptions, pages clean and bright) 16mo 429pp plus 8pp publisher's lists. The New Universal Library… Read more
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THE AUTOCRAT OF THE BREAKFAST TABLE every man his own Boswell

by Oliver Wendell Holmes:

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Walter Scott London undated c1890 Vg (no dj, olive green cloth ornately decorated in gilt/black/blue, with gilt titles and gilt leaf design on spine and front board, rural scenes with blue sky and gilt/black landscape on spine and front board, very small faded area top corner of front board and upper corners lightly bumped, all page edges bright gilt, front… Read more
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Over the Top : Great Battles of the First World War

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Arcturus Publishing Ltd, London (2002) VG/VG. dj is clean and bright and not price-clipped. First Edition. 240pp. This study offers an innovative examination of trench warfare on the Western Front and Gallipoli during 1914-1918 in the major battles that influenced the outcome of the First World War
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Over the Top : Great Battles of the First World War

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Arcturus Publishing Ltd, London (2002) VG/VG. dj is clean and bright and not price-clipped. First Edition. 240pp. This study offers an innovative examination of trench warfare on the Western Front and Gallipoli during 1914-1918 in the major battles that influenced the outcome of the First World War
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Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai, 1958 VG (no dj, maroon cloth with gilt titles slightly rubbed both ends of the spine but no cuts or tears., no foxing, a good clean tight copy with university of manchester discrete stamps. we have vol 2 also.
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Puritanism and Historical Controversy

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UCL Press (1996) VG (no dj, black cloth with gilt titles a good clean tight copy without marginalia or inscriptions.
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George Routledge and Sons London undatec c1883 VG (ribbed dark green cloth with gilt titles on spine, light wear top and base of spine,browning to endpapers and private library stamp front fixed endpaper (Bruce and Sons Library Northampton), top page edges dusty, internally clean and tight, a very good copy) 12mo 310pp plus 8pp publisher's adverts. As first… Read more
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Puritanism and Historical Controversy

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Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai, 1959 VG (no dj, black cloth with gilt titles a good clean tight copy without marginalia or inscriptions.
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Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai, 1959 VG (no dj, maroon cloth with gilt titles slightly rubbed both ends of the spine but no cuts or tears., no foxing, a good clean tight copy with university of manchester discrete stamps. we have vol 2 also.
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THE BELL BUOY or The Story of the Mysterious Key

by F M Holmes:

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S W Partridge and Co London undated c1900 Fair (no dj, clean brown cloth with gilt title panel on spine, front board with embossed acorn/oak leaf design and gilt title in central panel, front hinge heavily cracked and front free endpaper and frontispiece missing, textblock binding reasonably firm, no foxing and pages bright but grubby marks and ?tea stains… Read more
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PRECIS DE L'HISTOIRE MODERNE

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Calmann Levy Paris 1876 G (no dj, green marbled boards quarter-bound with brown leather spine, impressed bands on spine and gilt titles, leather rubbed and worn edges and spine joints, boards rubbed all edges and corners all rubbed and bumped, fairly heavy browning to edges of prelims and fly leaves and foxing gutter of half-title page, text block binding… Read more
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TALES OF MY LANDLORD Second Series Volume II

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Archibald Constable and Co Edinburgh 1818 G (no dj, marbled boards half bound with brown leather spine and corners, gilt bands on spine and gilt titles on red plate,all corners rubbed and front spine joint just beginning to crack but board still firmly attached, the paper covering is worn at fore-edges of both boards and beginning to lift from boards,… Read more
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WOMEN OF THE NEW TESTAMENT

by Walter F Adeney:

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James Nisbet and Co London 1899 VG (no dj, royal blue ribbed cloth with bright gilt titles on spine and front board, lightly worn top and base of spine and corners lightly rubbed, one or two very small cuts/puncture marks to centre of spine - not significant, neat signatures front and reverse of front free endpaper and bookseller's embossed stamp,… Read more
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KENILWORTH

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Collins Clear-Type Press Londonc 1904 Fair (no dj, clean blue cloth with attractive tan/black decoration and gilt titles spine and front board, rubbed corners and tail of spine, cover good but contents grubby with quite heavy browning to free endpaper, foxing prelims and most margins, grubby marks here and there, front hinge beginning to crack but binding… Read more
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REEDYFORD or Creed and Character

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Ward Lock and Co London undated c1880 VG (red cloth with ornate bright gilt/black illustrations spine and front board, blind tooled decoration to back board, bevel edges, edges lightly rubbed and corners bumped, patchy fading to bottom corners of both boards but not affecting illustration, all page edges bright gilt, previous owner's ink inscription front fixed endpaper "Readers… Read more
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