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After the Reformation : essays in honor of J.H. Hexter

By Bouwsma, William James

Oxford Road, Manchester, United Kingdom : Manchester University Press, 1980. GFirst UK edition: Originally published: in the United States : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1979. xi, 363 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm. Includes bibliographical references. Contents: The theory of practice : Hexter's historiography / Louis O. Mink -- Politics and the pilgrimage of grace / G.R. Elton -- Toward a more perfect union : England, Scotland, and the constitution / Brian P. Levack -- Corruption at the court of James I : the undermining of legitimacy / Linda Levy Peck -- Aristocrats and lawyers in French provincial government, 1559-1648 : from governors to commissars / Robert R. Harding -- The journal of the House of Lords for the long parliament / Elizabeth Read Foster -- Community and class : theories of local politics in the English revolution / David Underdown -- The residential development of the west end of London in the seventeenth century / Lawrence Stone -- Anxiety and the formation of early modern culture / William J. Bouwsma -- Madness and civilization in early modern Europe : a reappraisal of Michel Foucault / H.C. Erik Midelfort -- The Elizabethan bourgeois hero-tale : aspects of an adolescent social consciousness / Laura Stevenson O'Connell -- Constitutional uncertainty and the declaration of rights / Howard Nenner -- The origins of the Calvinist theory of revolution / Quentin Skinner -- Authority and property : the question of liberal origins / J.G.A. Pocock. A fine clean copy, in a very good dust jacket, good colour, but with rubs to extremities.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Jacket Design By Adrianne Onderdonk Dudden . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$26.41

British foreign policy in the age of Walpole

By Black, Jeremy

Edinburgh: John Donald Publishers Ltd, 1985. Great Britain Foreign relations Policies of government, 1713-1740 - Walpole, Robert Earl of Orford 1676-1745. . xi, 202 pages ; 24 cm. Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-197) and index. A fine clean copy, free of inscriptions, in a like complete dust jacket. Excellent.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo.

$15.85

The popular movement for law reform, 1640-1660

By Veall, Donald

Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1970. Contents: - Crime and punishment, 1600-1660 -- Courts, lawyers, and land law, 1600-1660 -- The movement for law reform -- The reformers -- Reform of criminal law -- Prison reform -- Reform of criminal procedure -- Reform of civil litigation, the judiciary, and court officials -- The lawyers : regulation or abolition? -- Reform of the land law -- Conclusions. - .xxvi, 259 pages ; 23 cm. Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-251) and indexes. A fine clean copy in a like dust jacket. Free of any inscriptions. Not price clipped. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo.

$21.13

The Elizabethan Privy Council in the Fifteen-Seventies
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The Elizabethan Privy Council in the Fifteen-Seventies

By Pulman, Michael Barraclough

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1971. 279 pages 24 cm. Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-268). A very decent clean copy, free of inscriptions, in a complete dust jacket. Nice copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.85

The English Commonwealth, 1547-1640 : essays in politics and society presented to Joel Hurstfield
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The English Commonwealth, 1547-1640 : essays in politics and society presented to Joel Hurstfield

By CLARK, Peter { Various Contributors }

Leicester: Leicester University Press, 1979. CONTENTS: Reform and the 'commonwealth-men' of Edward VI's reign / by G.R. Elton.The downfall of Archbishop Grindal and its place in Elizabethan political and ecclesiastical history / by Patrick Collinson. The Anjou match and the making of Elizabethan foreign policy / by Wallace T. MacCaffrey. Popular puritan mentality in late Elizabethan England / by Nicholas Tyacke. Militia rates and militia statutes 1558-1663 / by A. Hassell Smith. Crown, parliament and finance: the great contract of 1610 / by Alan G.R. Smith. Staging a parliament in early Stuart England / by Elizabeth Read Foster. The parliamentary career of John Pym, 1621-9 by Conrad Russell. 'The Ramoth-Gilead of the good': urban change and political radicalism at Gloucester 1540-1640 / by Peter Clark. Palatine performance in the seventeenth century / by W.J. Jones. The historical writings of Joel Hurstfield, 1944 to 1978 / by Joan Henderson. ; 274p ; 24cm. Bibliography: p.205-214. - Includes index. A nice clean copy in a very similar dust jacket. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.02

Traces of the Templars
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Traces of the Templars

By Tull, George F. (George Francis)

Rotherham, Yorkshire : King's England Press, 2000. 192 pages : illustrations (some color), 1 map ; 24 cm. Includes bibliographical references (pages 190-191) and index. Fresh and crisp copy, looks like a light fade to spine.. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo.

$13.74

History of Changi
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History of Changi

By Probert, H. A.

London: Score, 1988. This is the copy of 1988. 77 p. : ill, maps ; 19 cm. Fine condition. First printed by PRISON INDUSTRIES, 1965. Hard Cover. Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾".

$14.53

The map of England; or, About England with an Ordnance Map
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The map of England; or, About England with an Ordnance Map

By Close, Sir Charles Frederick.

London: Peter Davies, 1932. CONTENTS: I. The old maps of England -- II. The origins of the Ordnance Survey -- III. A sketch of the history and work of the Ordnance Survey -- IV. How to read the map, and some other matters -- V. The place-names of England -- VI. Prehistoric England on the map -- VII. Roman England on the map -- VIII. Saxon and Elizabethan England on the map -- IX. Seventeenth-century England on the map.; A decent copy, in the originalplain green cloth, gilt titles to spine, some evidence of foxing, mainly to early/later pages and the edges of the text box, less affecting the facing page margins; in a very welcome, dust jacket, just having been price clipped. x, 166 p. : ill., maps ; 18 cm. Includes bibliographical references and index.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good - See below/images/Very Good - See below/images. Illus. by With 8 Illustrations. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾".

$15.85

The early postal history of Saudi Arabia : handbook and valuation Guide

By Jakob von Uexkull

London: Sahara Publications, 2001. Both a Handbook and a Valuation Guide. Very nice clean condition in the illustrated Hard Covers. 98 pages : illustrations ; 31 cm. Free of any inscriptions. Uncommon. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$42.26

The Roman siege of Jerusalem
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The Roman siege of Jerusalem

By Furneaux, Rupert.

London: Hart-Davis MacGibbon, 1973. A solid copy, firm and tight, brown cloth clean and square; Internernally is sound, a tad toned to edges, fore edge block a little dusty; in the dust jacket, complete, good colour, tad tone to edges, light fade of spine.p. 224, [4] : ill, maps ; 23cm. Bibliography - p, 217-220. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good - See below/images/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.68

The Last principality : politics, religion, and society in the bishopric of Durham, 1494-1660
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The Last principality : politics, religion, and society in the bishopric of Durham, 1494-1660

By Marcombe, David. [ Editor

Nottingham: University of Nottingham, Dept. of Adult Education, 1987. Studies in regional and local history ; no.1 ; The diocese of Durham 'incorporated the shire jurisdiction of Northumberland with its peculiar border Marches, and also the Durham Palatinate ... and had important footholds in Yorkshire'. vii, 279 pages ; 22 cm. Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-259) and index. This is an uncommon book, especially so in the hard cover. Neat, clean book, free of inscritions,with a complete dust jacket with a removeable protective sleeve. Rubbed at extremities, repaired tears, related creasing. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good - Repairs. 8vo.

$36.98

Our industry, petroleum : a handbook dealing with the organisation and functions of an integrated international oil company, with particular reference to the British Petroleum Company Limited.
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Our industry, petroleum : a handbook dealing with the organisation and functions of an integrated international oil company, with particular reference to the British Petroleum Company Limited.

By British Petroleum Company.; Lowson, M. H.

London (Britannic House, Moor Lane, E.C.2): British Petroleum Company Ltd, 1970. Previous ed. published as 'Our industry'. 1958. 528p : ill. (some col) ; col maps, ports ; 25cm. index. A super clean copy in a like dust jacket, light fade to spine. In depth look at Petroleum Company, and Industry methodolgy throughout. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$26.41

Guy Fawkes in Spain: the 'Spanish treason' in Spanish Documents
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Guy Fawkes in Spain: the 'Spanish treason' in Spanish Documents

By LOOMIE, Albert Joseph.

London: University of London Press, 1971. Institute of Historical Research Special Supplement no: 9. Nice copy. P.67, frontis illustration. Very Good. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.68

History and the Reader, Third Annual Lectures of the National Book League
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History and the Reader, Third Annual Lectures of the National Book League

By Trevelyan, George Macaulay, 1876-1962.

London: National Book League By the Cambridge University Press , 1945. 1st edition copy of the Third Annual Lectures of the National Book League - delivered at the Conway Hall, Holborn, on the 30th May 1945. John Masefild, O.M.. in the Chair. A decent clean copy in red cloth, foxing to ffep, else clear, in complete and clean dust jacket, with some foxing also. p.27. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾".

$10.57

The Whigs in Opposition 1815-1830

By Mitchell, Austin Vernon

Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1967. A book that illuminates a dark area of British Politics. A Very nice clean example, in the navy blue cloth, tight cleand and secure, in a complete dust jacket, price scribbled out toinside flap, one small tear with neat internal repair { archival tape - not the ghastly sellotape!}, , light rub to corner, with some fade of spine, occasional surface mark. Handles and presents well. x, 266 p. : ill.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good - See below/images. 8vo.

$15.85

On the study of Celtic Literature
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On the study of Celtic Literature

By Arnold, Matthew 1822-1888

New York: The MacMillan Company, 1898. "The substance of four lectures given [1865-6] ... at Oxford ... first published in the Cornhill magazine." A nice clean copy, of what appears a quite uncommon title. p. xix, 300.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.79

Examples of English handwriting, 1150-1750 : with transcripts and Translations; Handwriting in England and Wales; { 2 Volumes on Handwriting }
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Examples of English handwriting, 1150-1750 : with transcripts and Translations; Handwriting in England and Wales; { 2 Volumes on Handwriting }

By Grieve, Hilda E. P. (Hilda Elizabeth Poole); Essex Record Office

Chelmsford: Essex Education Committee, 1954. 1st Listing: Series: Essex Record Office publication ; no.21 - ii, 33, 28 leaves of plates : facsimiles ; 25 cm. Includes bibliographical references (page 33). Text mainly in English, with some Middle English and Latin. pt. 1. From Essex parish records.--pt. 2. From other Essex archives. A fine copy. facsimiles. ;Includes bibliographical references and index. 26 cm . 2nd Listing: an additional volume - " Reading Old Handwriting" by Eve McLaughlin, p.20, in Card Wrappers as an extra - ISBN 0907099629, published 1989. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.57

A new student's atlas of English History

By Reich, Emil, 1854-1910

London: Macmillan, 1903. vi, [68], 15 p. : 55 col. maps ; 27 cm. Index. All in all a very good, solid copy. The only real flaw is the rubs to the cloth at the spine ends. Tightly bound, clean and pages and Maps very good indeed. . Hard Cover. Very Good - See below/images. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$33.81

Knutsford, its traditions and history : with reminiscences, anecdotes, and notices of the neighbourhood.
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Knutsford, its traditions and history : with reminiscences, anecdotes, and notices of the neighbourhood.

By Green, Henry 1801-1873. ; Burney, E. L. { New Foreword By

Didsbury, Manchester: E.J. Morten, 1969. First published London, Smith, Elder & Co., 1859. This is an excellent copy in a like dust Jacket. Reprinted by E.J.Morten in 1969 and limited to 1500 copies. [5] 156 p., 6 plates. 23 cm. Excellent. . Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by New Illustrations By Christopher O'Brien . 8vo.

$13.21

Samuel Rawson Gardiner and the idea of History
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Samuel Rawson Gardiner and the idea of History

By Nixon, Mark.

Woodbridge, Suffolk: Royal Historical Society/Boydell Press, 2011. SERIES: Royal Historical Society studies in history. New series ; ISSN: 0269-2244 . Pictorial Hard Cover in fine clean, bright condition. Contents: Frontcover; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; EDITORIAL NOTE; INTRODUCTION; 1 Theory; 2 Practice; 3 Religion; 4 Politics; 5 Writing; CONCLUSION; APPENDIX: The Published Writings of Samuel Rawson Gardiner; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; Backcover. p.205, Index. . Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo.

$15.85

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