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Glorious Battles of English History
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Glorious Battles of English History

By Wylly, C. H.

London: Raphael Tuck and Sons 144pp. No date. Foreword dated 1915. Tips and spine ends are heavily bumped and heavily rubbed. Spine edge of front board has a 3 inch tear exposing a portion of the binding at the spine head. Board edges have heavy rubbing. Spine is heavily sunned. Rear board has bubbling and creases. Boards have light soiling. Former owner name stamp inside front board. Hinges are weak. End papers are toned. Spine is cocked and shaken. Text is unmarked.. First Edition ?. Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket.

$19.95

Richard the Third, Illustrated
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Richard the Third, Illustrated

By Kendall, Paul Murray

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1965 585pp. Spine has foxing and long vertical creases, one diagonal crease and one horizontal crease. Spine ends are bumped and heavily rubbed. Tips are heavily rubbed. Wraps have light edgewear. Edges of wraps are sunned. Former owner name on half title page. Foredge of pages of half title page throught page 168 has a light damp stain. Top tip of pages 375-480 have a light crease. Text is unmarked.. Reprint. Paperback. Good.

$29.95

Lord Clive (Pitt Press Series)
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Lord Clive (Pitt Press Series)

By Macaulay, Thomas Babington; Innes, Arthur D.; Edited By Arthur D. Innes

Cambridge, England: Cambridge, 1902 136pp + 8pp "Pitt Series Complete List". Fold-Out Map is complete and attached. Tips are lightly bumped and rubbed. Spine ends are heavily bumped and heavily rubbed. Both boards exhibit moderate edgewear. Spine edges are lightly rubbed. Front board has some moderate soiling at top edge and at spine edge. Rear board has some moderate soiling at top edge. Both boards have light scratches. Spine has one horizontal scratch. Edges of text block have light dust staining. Foredge of text block has a very light damp stain. Inside of both boards and both endpapers have glue bleed. Former owner notation on front endpaper at spine head. Second endpaper has a few tiny stains. Half-title page has a couple of tiny stains. First couple of pages have a small stain at foredge. Introduction page has some light soiling near foredge. Pages have very light toning. Text is unmarked. . Reprint. Hardcover. Good Minus/No Dust Jacket.

$19.95

Horatio Nelson
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Horatio Nelson

By Naish, George Prideaux Brabant

London: Pitkin Pictorials LTD, 1972 24pp. Wraps have light scuffs and scratches. Top tip is bumped. Top tips of three pages are heavily bumped. Wraps have light edgewear. Spine has small creases. Text is clean and unmarked. . First Printing. Paperback. Very Good Minus.

$9.95

English Ironwork of the XVIIth & XVIIIth Centuries An Historical & Analytical Account of the Development of Exterior Smithcraft
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English Ironwork of the XVIIth & XVIIIth Centuries An Historical & Analytical Account of the Development of Exterior Smithcraft

By Gardner, J. Starkie

New York: Benjamin Blom, Inc, 1972 336pp. Ex-library with usual markings but no pocket. Old sticker residue near spine heel. Former owner notation on both end papers. Edges of text block have light scratches. Rear board has old sticker residue near the heel. Boards have light scratches and light scratches. Text is unmarked.. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Ex-Library.

$29.95

Parliamentary Government in the Commonwealth
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Parliamentary Government in the Commonwealth

By Various Authors

London: Hansard Society, 1951 217pp. Spine has darkened. Tips, apine ends are bumped and rubbed. Board edges are rubbed. A couple of signatures have opened. Text is clean and unmarked. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Minus/No Dust Jacket.

$7.95

Trooping the Colour on the Horse Guards Parade in Celebration of the Birthday of Her Majesty the Queen 11am Saturday 13 June 1981
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Trooping the Colour on the Horse Guards Parade in Celebration of the Birthday of Her Majesty the Queen 11am Saturday 13 June 1981

By Ribbans, Hugh

UK: Gale and Polden Ltd., 1981 Unpaginated. Many light creases along the spine of both wraps. Text is clean and unmarked. . First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Burton, Alan.

$19.95

Vere Foster
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Vere Foster

By McNeill, Mary; Queen's University of Belfast

University of Alabama Press, 1971 259pp. Top tip of front board is lightly bumped. Spine heel and tips are lightly rubbed. Lower tip of front flap of the dust jacket is clipped. Spine ends have very light chipping. Tips of flap folds have light creasing. Lower edge of front flap has a very small tear. Edges of jacket are lightly sunned. Inside of jacket has light toning. Text is clean and unmarked. 0817344500. First US Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Plus/Very Good Minus Jacket.

$10.95

Old Edinburgh. Being an Account of the Ancient Capitol of the Kingdom of Scotland Including its Streets, Houses, Notable Inhabitants, and Customs in the Olden Time. In Two Volumes. With many Illustrations.
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Old Edinburgh. Being an Account of the Ancient Capitol of the Kingdom of Scotland Including its Streets, Houses, Notable Inhabitants, and Customs in the Olden Time. In Two Volumes. With many Illustrations.

By Watkeys, Frederick W.

Boston: L.C. Page & Co., 1908 2 Volumes. Green cloth. Pictorial Gilt. Gilt top edge. Spine is a sunned, yet gilt design is still bright and fresh is the design and gilt on front board! Spine heel of volume one is lightly bumped. Both volumes are clean and unmarked! . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket.

$24.95

Ulster and the British Empire 1939: Help or hindrance?
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Ulster and the British Empire 1939: Help or hindrance?

By Harrison, Henry

London: Robert Hale, 1939 231pp. Tips and edges are lightly rubbed. The top edges have a couple of small bumps. There is a former owner name inside the front board. Rear board has a small warp. Top edge is dust stained. Top tips and spine ends are bumped. Lower edge of front board has light shelfwear. The spine and flap folds of the jacket are sun faded. Spine heel has a piece missing. Tips of flap folds are missing small pieces. Spine head is missing small pieces. Spine panel has small surface tears. Spine panel has small pinholes. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus/Good Minus Jacket.

$34.95

London
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London

By Schleintz, O. Von

Leipzig: E. A. Seeman, 1912 294pp. Text in German. B/w photographs throughout. Tips of rear board are heavily bumped. Foredge of page 35 has a 1/2" tear. Lower edges are rubbed. Lower edge of text block has light foxing. Top edge edge has light dust staining. Spine is a bit shaken. Pages are white. Jacket is poor. It is chipped along the edges. Lower edge is foxed and it has some sun fading. Tips of flap folds and spine ends are missing large pieces. Top edge has chipping and many small tears. Spine panel, flap folds, and top edge are heavily sunned. Spine heel and small portion of lower edge of the rear panel have a damp stain. Jacket has light soiling. Text is clean and unmarked. . First Edition. Flexible Boards. Good/Poor Jacket.

$11.95

Off The High Road.
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Off The High Road.

By Reid, Annette, Illustrated by C.E. Brock.

NY: Appleton-Century, 1924 187pp. Tips and spine ends are rubbed. Spine ends are bumped. Edges are dust stained. Date written in pencil on rear endpaper. Front hinge is weak. One signature is partially open. Text is unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by C.E. Brock..

$9.95

The Dark City, or Customs of the Cockneys
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The Dark City, or Customs of the Cockneys

By Richardson, Leander

Boston: Doyle and Whittle, 1886 223pp. Wonderful illustration on front cover. Signature crack. Pages browned. Front hinge is partially open. Tips and spine ends are bumped and rubbed. Spine head has a small tear. Pages are heavily toned along the edges. Spine is cocked. Marginalia on many pages. Text is clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Minus/No Dust Jacket.

$19.95