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THE CLAPHAM SECT. How Wilberforce's Circle Transformed Britain

By TOMKINS, Stephen

Lion, Oxford. 2010. . 8vo, 272pp. A very good paperback copy. .

$10.35

HEALTH OF TOWNS COMMISSION: REPORT ON THE STATE OF NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE AND OTHER TOWNS

By REID, D.B

W. Clowes & Sons, London, 1845. 8vo, 156pp, 21 plans (19 fold-out). A good hardback copy in faded blue cloth. Boards rubbed, previous owner's name. Insect damage to prelims and rear pages.

$137.94

THE BRITISH EMPIRE. Themes and Perspectives

By STOCKWELL, Sarah (editor)

Blackwell, USA, 2008. . Large 8vo, 355pp. A very good paperback copy. .

$13.79

ALFRED THE GREAT

By BOWKER, Alfred (editor)

Black, London. 1899. . 8vo, 260pp, black and white illustrations. A very good hardback copy in blue cloth with wear and tear to spine ends. Previous owner's small name stamp.. From the collection of Professor Dobson, with his name on front end paper. .

$20.69

THE LITTLE TORCH. Quotations from Diaries of the Past for Every Day of the Year

By PONSONBY, Arthur.

George Routledge & Sons, London, 1938. 8vo, unpaginated, black and white illustrations. A good hardback copy in red cloth. Spine faded.

$10.35

ST. KILDA

By HEATHCOTE, Norman

Longmans, Green & Co., London, 1900. 8vo, 229pp, black and white illustrations. A very good hardback copy in gold blocked, illustrated boards. Boards darkened at edges and spine. Some plates and tissue guards foxed. Clean tear to folding map at rear.

$103.46

THE COST OF A REPUTATION. Aldington versus Tolstoy: The Causes, Course and Consequences of the Notorious Libel Case

By MITCHELL, Ian

Topical Books, Glasgow. 1997. 8vo, 498pp. With black and white illustrations. A very good paperback copy.

$10.35

THE HISTORY OF THE BRITISH COAL INDUSTRY. VOLUME 2. 1700 - 1830. The Industrial Revolution

By FLINN, Michael W.

Oxford University Press. 1985. Reprint. . 8vo, 491pp, with black and white illustrations. A good hardback copy in edgeworn dust jacket with small closed tears. Foxed fore edges.

$68.97

CAPTIVES. The Story of Britain's pursuit of Empire and how it's soldiers and civilians were held captive by the dream of global supremacy, 1600 - 1850

By COLLEY, Linda

Pantheon Books. New York. 2002. 8vo. 438pp. black and white illustrations. A very good hardback copy in like dust jacket.

$13.79

JOHN NIXON. Pioneer of the Steam Coal Trade in South Wales. A Memoir

By NIXON, John: VINCENT, James Edmund

John Murray, London. 1899. 8vo, 245pp, with a portrait frontispiece. A good hardback copy in embossed green boards with wear and rubbing mainly to extremities. Spine fading. Foxing and tanning to fore edges, and with foxing to endpapers and prelims. Previous owner's bookplate and with contemporary cuttings folded and glued into front endpaper and to rear. Occassional light pencil marking.

$68.97

SIX CENTURIES OF WORK AND WAGES. The History of English Labour

By ROGERS, James E. Thorold

Swan Sonnenschein, London. 1889. . 8vo, 591pp. A good hardback copy in quarter leather with embossed and decorated spine. Boards rubbed and worn mainly to extremities. Marbled fore edges slightly aged. Marbled endpapers bright. Foxed prelims.

$51.73

TWELVE INDIAN STATESMEN

By SMITH, George

John Murray, London. 1898. Second edition. 8vo, 324pp plus catalogue . Black & white portraits. A good hardback copy in cloth with mild wear to extremities. Lacks front free endpaper. Toned and foxed prelims and fore edges. Split but separated front hinge.

$27.59

PORTRAITS OF ILLUSTRIOUS PERSONAGES OF GREAT BRITAIN. In Eight Volumes

By LODGE, Edmund

William Smith, London. 1880s. Cabinet Edition. 8vo's, black & white plates. A very good hardback set of eight in embossed red cloth with gold lettering. Foxing.

$165.53

AYLESBURY (BUCKS) AND ITS SURROUNDINGS. Homeland Handbooks, Volume 52

By MOORE, W. and HARMAN, R

Homeland Association, London. No date. Second edition. 8vo, 80pp, with black and white illustrations and fold-out map. A good paperback copy. Slightly foxed fore edges and endpapers.

$27.59

A GREAT PEACE MAKER. The Diaries of James Gallatin, 1813-1827

By GALLATIN, James

William Heinemann, London. 1914. Inscribed by a Gallatin family member and with a Gallatin bookplate. 8vo, 316pp, with portrait frontispiece and black and white illustrations. A good hardback copy in blue cloth boards, with light stains, bumping and rubbing to extremities. Foxed fore edges and prelims. .

$34.49

THE INDIAN MUTINY OF 1857

By MALLESON, Colonel G.B

Seeley, London. 1891. . 8vo, 421pp, with portrait frontispiece and plans. A good hardback copy in heavily flecked boards, with rubbed extremities, and light stain to front cover. Lightly tanned and foxed fore edges. Front hinge split but not separated. Bookseller stamp.

$41.38

CRIME IN ENGLAND AND WALES. An Historical and Critical Retrospect

By HOYLE, William

Effingham, Wilson, London. No date. . 8vo, 126pp. A good hardback copy in heavily flecked boards, with rubbed extremities, and fraying to spine ends. Lightly tanned and foxed fore edges, with foxing to prelims. Insect damage to corner of prelim. Small previous owner's name.

$27.59

BRITAIN'S BRAIN TRUST

By THOMAS, Howard

Chapman and Hall, London. 1944. 8vo, 212pp, with black and white plates. A fair hardback copy in poor dust jacket (with minor fraying and loss and tape repairs, and attendant creasing and wear). Tape has left marks to cloth. Binding canted.. Foxed fore edges and prelims. .

$27.59

FREE TRADE IN LAND

By KAY, Joseph

Kegan Paul, London. 1879. Third edition. Edited by his widow. 8vo, 336pp. A very good hardback copy with minor wear to extremities, some flecking of boards and lightly sunned spine. Tanned fore edges and light spotting to prelims.

$27.59

THE HISTORY OF THE GAS LIGHT AND COKE COMPANY, 1812 - 1949

By EVERARD, Stirling

Ernest Benn, London. 1949. . 8vo, 428pp, with black and white illustrations including portrait frontispiece and many fold-out colour plans. A good hardback copy in edgeworn dust jacket. Foxed fore edges and light spotting to endpapers. .

$41.38

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