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ELEANOR MARX: The Crowded Years, 1884-98 v. 2

By Kapp, Yvonne

United Kingdom: Virago Press Ltd. Good. 1979. Paperback. 0860680584 . A good used paperback with several light creases to the straight spine, lightly creased and edge-worn covers, internally without writing or stamps, tanned pages, very tanned to the text-block edges. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; 7.72 X 5.04 X 1.57 inches; 800 pages .

$33.27

NETANYAHU: The Road to Power
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NETANYAHU: The Road to Power

By Caspit, Ben and Ilan Kfir

United Kingdom: Vision Paperbacks. Near Fine. 1998. Paperback. 1901250318 . A Near Fine paperback with very light tanning to the text-block edges, as is common in this edition, light shelf wear, and a single bumped corner. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 214 pages .

$26.60

THIRTY-YEAR WONDERS

By Hobbs, Leslie

New Zealand: Whitcombe and Tombs. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1967. Hardcover. 0723301336 . SIGNED BY NORMAN KIRK MP. INCLUDES PRESENTATION COMPLIMENT SLIP TO BUNTY URQUHART, SCOTTISH WOMEN'S ORGANIZER, THE LABOUR PARTY, DATED 1971. A very good hardcover in a good unclipped dustwrapper. The book is in clean brown boards with a small faint stain on the bottom front spine edge, lightly bumped to the spine ends and corners. SIGNED 'To Ms Urquhart with every good wish, Norman Kirk' on the front endpaper. Unmarked pages, toned to the text-block edges and toned/foxed to the upper edge. The bright dustwrapper is quite creased to the upper edge, with several small closed tears - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Norman Kirk, who signed and presented this book, became Prime Minister of New Zealand in 1972. The presentation slip is tucked in. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 50x75 .

$99.95

ELEANOR MARX VOLUME 1 Family Life, 1855-83

By Kapp, Yvonne

United Kingdom: Virago. Good. 1979. Paperback. 0860680533 . READING COPY - A paperback in good reading condition with creases to the slanted spine, lightly creased and edge-worn covers, previous owner's name inked on the reverse of the front covers, tanned pages, tanned to the text-block edges. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; 7.56 X 5.04 X 0.87 inches; 352 pages .

$21.27

GRENFELL OF LABRADOR: An Illustrated Biography For Young People

By Pumphrey, George H

United Kingdom: George G Harrap & Co. Good in Fair dust jacket. 1958. Hardcover. A good hardcover in a fair unclipped dustwrapper. The book is in clean blue boards with sharp corners and bumped spine ends, a prize plate affixed to the front endpaper, unmarked toned pages tanned and heavily foxed to the text-block edges. The dustwrapper is very creased to the edges with several closed and open tears to the edges with small losses to back panel, spine ends and corners - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$7.93

FRANCOIS MITTERRAND: A Study in Political Leadership
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FRANCOIS MITTERRAND: A Study in Political Leadership

By Cole, Alistair

United Kingdom: Routledge. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1994. Hardcover. 0415071593 . A Near Fine hardcover in like dustjacket. Book has very ight bumping to spine ends. Dustjacket has trace of rubbing. Internally, no inscriptions, a little tanned to the text-block edges - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$15.94

HOPELESS BUT NOT SERIOUS: The Autobiography of the Urban Voltaire

By McLean, Jack

United States: Mainstream Publishing. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1996. Hardcover. 1851586644 . A Near Fine hardcover in like dustjacket. Book has some very light bumping to spine ends. Dustjacket is very lightly rubbed. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$7.93

THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF LORD MACAULAY

By Trevelyan, Sir George Otto

United Kingdom: Longmans Green and Co. Very Good. 1889. Hardcover. A very good 1889 hardcover without dustwrapper in clean blue boards lightly bumped and rubbed to the corners, the spine with bright gilt lettering is bumped and rubbed to the edges, internally excellent with marbled endpapers, unmarked tanned pages marbled to the text-block edges - a very nice copy. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$13.27

THE PRIVATE OFFICE
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THE PRIVATE OFFICE

By Henderson, Nicholas

Weidenfeld Paperback. Good+. 1986. Paperback. 0297788329 . A good used trade paperback creased to the slanted spine, slightly creased/edge-worn covers, no writing or stamps, ivory pages lightly soiled to the bottom text-block edge. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$3.33

Private Papers of Hore-Belisha
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Private Papers of Hore-Belisha

By Minney, R. J.

United Kingdom: Collins. Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1960. Hardcover. A Good hardcover in a Good unclipped dustjacket. Book is in clean red boards, with bumping to spine ends, and sharp corners. Internally, some soiling to top text block edge, no writing or stamps, clean pages. The dustjacket is creased to the edges, with small closed tears and chips to the spine ends and corners - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. A clean, tight copy. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our bookshop in Scotland. .

$10.60

MY DARLING CLEMENTINE

By Fishman, Jack

United Kingdom: Pan. Good. 1964. Paperback. A Good 1964 paperback with creasing to slightly rolled spine, slight creasing to edge-worn covers. Internally, owner's stamp inside cover, clean toned pages, lightly foxed to text-block edges. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; Mass Market PB; B&W Illustrations; 381 pages .

$6.60

THOMAS MORE
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THOMAS MORE

By Sargent, Daniel

United Kingdom: Sheed & Ward. Good+. 1938. First Printing. Paperback. A Good First Printing Unicorn Books softcover without dustjacket. Book has slight creasing to faded spine, faded and lightly soiled covers with corner crease. Internally, owner's stamp inside cover, clean toned pages, slightly tanned to the text-block edges. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$5.00