Category: History


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Image for The Landscape of Towns

The Landscape of Towns

By: Aston, M. And Bond, J.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: UK, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1976

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023676

255pp; illustratred. Archaeology in the Field Series. Signature and date on flyleaf. Brown tape reinforcement to reverse of dustjacket which has sunned spine and folds, chipped edges with some rubbing top front. View more info

Serial Map Service - Review and Commentary to Accompany Serial Maps Volume 7

By: Baker John & Burt E. C. (Editors)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Serial Maps: 1946

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 019099

Brown cloth-covered ring binders with bumping to corners, containing Vol 7 map Nos 323-369 with commentaries. Boards rubbed and worn, particularly at spine, with bumped corners. Foxing/mottling to first and last pages, some rusting to rings. View more info

The Picture Book of Television 1930-1950


Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, BBC: 1951

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 015514

64pp; some minor soiling. View more info

The Fight For Iraq January - June 2003 : The British Army's Role in Liberating a Nation. A Pictorial Account

By: Beaton, Major Angus (Editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: UK, Army Benevolent Fund: 2004

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023234

152pp. View more info

English Medieval Boroughs: A Handlist

By: Beresford, M. W.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, David & Charles: 1973

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 9362

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Medieval England : An Aerial Survey

By: Beresford, M. W.; Joseph, J.K.S.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: UK, Cambridge University Press: 1979

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 021665

286p; corners bumped, dustjacket has light edgewear and some marks. Illustrates and discusses in detail the characteristic features of English medieval towns and villages, their industry and agriculture. Previous owner details in biro on title page. View more info

Hieroglyphics: The Writings of Ancient Egypt

By: Betro, Maria Carmela

Price: £5.00

Publisher: UK, Abbeville Press Publishers: 1996

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 020088

251pp; illus. View more info

Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides (2 volumes)

By: Boswell, James; Johnson, Samuel

Price: £9.00

Publisher: UK, Constable & Co Ltd: 1908

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 019575

xv, 251pp; vii, 231pp. Two engraved frontispieces. Original green cloth, title labels to the darkened spines. Bindings rubbed, endpapers lightly browned. A previous owner's details on front free endpaper. View more info

Life in Wellington's Army

By: Brett-James, Antony

Price: £11.00

Publisher: UK, Tom Donovan Publishing Ltd: 1994

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 019567

358pp. Light edgewear to dustjacket. View more info

Image for Jasper Tudor : Dynasty Maker

Jasper Tudor : Dynasty Maker

By: Breverton, Terry

Price: £5.00

Publisher: UK, Amberley Publishing: 2014

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022194

311pp; previous owner's addrerss stamp on front and rear pastedowns and on random early pages. Biography View more info

Image for Pompeii: The Living City

Pompeii: The Living City

By: Butterworth, Alex; Laurence, Ray

Price: £4.00

Publisher: UK, Wiedenfiled & Nicolson: 2005

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 020599

354pp; illustrated. View more info

Image for Cary's New Map of England and Wales with Part of Scotland

Cary's New Map of England and Wales with Part of Scotland

By: Cary, John

Price: £495.00

Publisher: UK, J. Cary: 1794

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022966

Maps followed by 88 page index. On inside front pasteown is written: This copy of Cary's Atlas was formerly in the Libarary of Sir Robert Peel, Prime Minister of England. Previous owner's book plate also on front pastedown. Bound in brown boards that have a few marks, a hint of wear to corners and a slightly sunned spine. Age tanning to page edges. Browning to early pages. Four maps have routes neatly coloured in and on one page towns added in ink in margin. View more info

The Making of Stonehenge

By: Castleden, Rodney

Price: £8.00

Publisher: UK, Routledge: 1993

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 015503

305pp; illus., one corner and tail of spine bumped; three dents to top edges of boards. Minor shelf-wear to top edge of d/w. View more info

Image for Notes on the Prehistoric Metallurgy of Copper and Bronze in the Old World

Notes on the Prehistoric Metallurgy of Copper and Bronze in the Old World

By: Coghlan, H. H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1975

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 022642

158pp plus XVI plates. Name on title page. Some annotation. Browning to spine and some marks to covers. View more info

Image for The European Iron Age

The European Iron Age

By: Collis, John

Price: £7.00

Publisher: UK, Batsford Ltd: 1984

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022895

192pp; illus. Light edgewear to jacket with slightly sunned spine. View more info

Lord Nelson 1758-1805 : A Bibliography

By: Cowie Leonard W.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Meckler Corporation: 1990

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 019728

191pp; Bibliographies of British Statesmen No 7.Black cloth boards with gilt lettering to front and spine. Ex-Britannia Royal Naval Colledge Library Reference Section. Library labels to front free endpaper. Library stamp on title page and text block. Library numbers in silver on spine. View more info

A History of Magdalene College Cambridge 1428-1988

By: Cunich, Peter; etc.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: UK, Magdalene College Publications: 1994

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023788

317pp; illustrated. Name, town and year in pencil on title page. Neat selllotape reinforcement to key areas on reverse of dustjacket. View more info

Image for The Varangian Guard 988-1453

The Varangian Guard 988-1453

By: D'Amato, Raffaele

Price: £5.50

Publisher: UK, Osprey Publishing: 2010

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 021903

48pp; Men at Arms 459. View more info

Image for Lords Lieutenant and High Sheriffs of Oxfordshire 1086-1868

Lords Lieutenant and High Sheriffs of Oxfordshire 1086-1868

By: Davenport, John Marriott

Price: £30.00

Publisher: UK, Private Publication: 1869

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 020902

80pp; all page edges gilt; previous owner details on reverse of flyleaf. Some age tanning/foxing. Soiling to boards which have been professionally repaired using original red cloth blind stamped and gilt lettered. Undated circa 1869. Boards bumped, rubbed and soiled. Some marks/age tanning to endpapers but contents clean and tight. View more info

Image for British Declaration of Independence

British Declaration of Independence

By: Drummond-Wolff, Henry

Price: £10.00

Publisher: UK, Hutchinson & Co. Ltd: 1948

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023333

136pp; light foxing to endpapers and text block. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering slightly warped with a touch of fading to spine. Dustjacket chipped, rubbed and soiled with minor loss to folds and tail of spine. View more info