Category: History


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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

Condition: Very Good

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

Condition: Good

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: £9.00

Publisher: UK, BBC: 1951

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 015514

Condition: Very Good

64pp; some minor soiling and one corner creasing. 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

ISBN: 0951822926

Condition: Very Good

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

ISBN: 0715359975

Condition: Fine

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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

Condition: Very Good

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

ISBN: 0789202328

Condition: Very Good

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

Condition: Good

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

ISBN: 1871085268

Condition: Very Good

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

ISBN: 1445633914

Condition: Very Good

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

Condition: Very Good

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

ISBN: 0415085136

Condition: Good

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

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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

Condition: Good

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

ISBN: 0713434511

Condition: Very Good

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

The Book of Myths

By: Cruse Amy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, George G. Harrap: 1932

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016726

Condition: Good

287pp; illus. in colour and black and white. Front board slightly warped, some soiling to text block and endpapers; inscription on front free endpaper; dustjacket has browned spine with full length closed tear, elsewhere chipped along edges and further 2" closed tear top rear fold. 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

Condition: Good

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

An Accompt of the Most Considerable Estates and Families in the County of Cumberland Plus Tract Series 3, 4 and 6

By: Denton, John Etc

Price: £95.00

Publisher: UK, T. Wilson: 1891

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023939

Condition: Good

A series of tracts with separate authors and titles: Series 2 1887 214pp; Series 2 1889 36pp; Series 3 1890 54pp; Series 6 1891 41pp. Browned endpapers. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed, boards have some soiling, leather spine is rubbed. View more info

Image for British Declaration of Independence

British Declaration of Independence

By: Drummond-Wolff, Henry

Price: £5.00

Publisher: UK, Hutchinson & Co. Ltd: 1948

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023333

Condition: Good

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

Columbus on Himself

By: fernandez-Armesto Felipe

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1992

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 12563

Condition: Fine

279pp. In near fine slip case. View more info

The Making of Matthias

By: Fletcher J. S.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: UK, John Lane The Bodley Head: 1898

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 015733


Condition: Good

143pp + 16pp book adverts; hinge slightly weakened at rear; a.e.g., edges of boards and spine slightly rubbed/shelf-worn, gilt-decorated blue cloth. View more info