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The rise and fall of Anne Boleyn : family politics at the court of Henry VIII
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The rise and fall of Anne Boleyn : family politics at the court of Henry VIII

By Warnicke, Retha M. (Retha Marvine) 1939-

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989. A study of Anne Boleyn, Henry VIII's second queen, which looks at a series of long-standing and fundamental convictions about her personality and fate. It analyzes her life within the framework of social and religious values, including family loyalty and honour. Contents: Boleyn Origins; Family Alliances; Henry's Challenge; Papal Response; Anne's Turn; Queen's Patronage; Harem Politics; Sexual Heresy; Royal Legacy. A nice firm, square and tight copy, in a very pleasant complet Jacket. Bibliography: p. 254-311. xi, 326 p., [24] p. of plates : ill., facsims., ports. ; 22 cm. Index. [Location: BR2 1 ]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.14

A bibliography of Norfolk history.
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A bibliography of Norfolk history.

By Darroch, Elizabeth (ed)

Norwich: University of East Anglia, 1975. 'The Centre of East Anglian Studies is a joint venture between the region and the university, and so, appropriately is the Ketton-Cremer bibliography'. - Preface. xviii,447p, 24cm. Index. Sturdy copy, spine faded. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.19

The art of Beatrix Potter
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The art of Beatrix Potter

By Potter, Beatrix 1866-1943.

London: Frederick Warne & Co, 1972. Revised Edition: With an appreciation by Anne Carroll Moore and notes to each section by Enid and Leslie Linder; direct reproductions of Beatrix Potter's preliminary studies and finished drawings, selected and arranged by L. Linder and W.A. Herring. A beautiful copy, in an equally nice dust jacket. This copy also has the Ornate Slip Box which sets this copy apart. The Beatrix Potter books: pp. 401-406. xxvi, 406 p. : plate, port. ; 24 cm. [ FP1 ]. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo.

$53.96

A guide to Trollope
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A guide to Trollope

By Gerould, James Thayer 1872-; the Trollope Society

London: The Trollope Society by arrangement with Princeton University Press, 1988. Reprint. Originally published: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1948. "Major works relating to Trollope": p. xvi-xvii. Copyright renewed by Princeton in 1976, but this issue is 1988. A beautiful unread/unused copy. SERIES: Princeton legacy library. xxv, 256 p. : maps, plans ; 23 cm. [ Location: BR1/4 ] . Hard Cover. Fine+. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾".

$9.44

BRITISH AUTOBIOGRAPHIES AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF BRITISH AUTOBIOGRAPHIES PUBLISHED OR WRITTEN BEFORE 1951
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BRITISH AUTOBIOGRAPHIES AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF BRITISH AUTOBIOGRAPHIES PUBLISHED OR WRITTEN BEFORE 1951

By Mathews, William { Compiled By }

[Hamden, Conn.]: Archon, 1968. "Copyright, 1955, by the Regents of the University of California reprinted 1968 with permission in an unaltered and unabridged edition" -- t.p. verso. xiv, 376 p. ; 24 cm. A really lovely copy, only slight bruise to head of spine of Jacket. Originally issued in 1955. Size: 8vo Location: [ BR2/1 ]. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo.

$9.44

A Bibliography of the Works of Rudyard Kipling (1881 - 1921) [ Limited Edition 122/450 Copies ].
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A Bibliography of the Works of Rudyard Kipling (1881 - 1921) [ Limited Edition 122/450 Copies ].

By Martindell, E. W. (Ernest Walter)

London: Bookman's Journal, 1922. Limited Edition 122/450 Copies: The first substantial bibliography of Kipling. 111 pages. Frontispiece and 9 facsimiles. BOOK: a clean and square copy, only with brown spotting to prelims, includes a letter from E.P. Dutton & Co, which refers to Auction Prices at the time (1925); also paper cutting loosely laid in. A nice copy. [ Location: BR2 / 1 ]. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$12.14

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WORKS OF MONTAGUE SUMMERS
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A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WORKS OF MONTAGUE SUMMERS

By Smith, Timothy d'Arch

London: Nicholas Vane, 1964. Prolific author, noted for his works on demons, witches and vampires. BOOK: clean and tight, in JACKET: a tad dusty, slight nick to bottom (r) crnr. A Nice copy, and a useful Reference Work. Size: 8vo. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good [unclipped]. 8vo.

$10.79

Index of Printers, Publishers and Booksellers in A.w. Pollard and G. R. Redgrave a Short Title Catalogue of Books Printed in England, Scotland & Ireland and of English Books Printed Abroad 1475-1640
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Index of Printers, Publishers and Booksellers in A.w. Pollard and G. R. Redgrave a Short Title Catalogue of Books Printed in England, Scotland & Ireland and of English Books Printed Abroad 1475-1640

By Morrison, Blake

Charlottesville, Virginia: Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, 1950. Together with typed Addenda and Corrigenda laid in. Bound from the original wrappers. Neatly securing this valuable reference work. Leather edges a bit rubbed. Fine internally. Size: 4to [ Location : Br1 ]. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$16.19