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The Antique Dealers Fair and Exhibiton

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1952

Sellers ID: 01465

Condition: Poor


This is a handbook of Exhibitors, at the Antique Dealers Fair Grosvenor House in 1952.The cover has some wear to the spine and is torn at the top and bottom,and to the edge of the front cover,there is also an ink doodle on the back cover. View more info

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Briggs Patent

By: N/A

Price: £40.65

Publisher: 0

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01061

Condition: Poor


This book is full of patterns flowers and scrolls etc, but the cover has detached from the pages and frontispeice and end papers are missing though the detail is still all there. View more info

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Copper Pipe-Line Services in Building

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London., Copper Development Association: 1947

Edition: 6th impression

Sellers ID: 01582

Condition: Very Good


The purpose of this book was to collect in one volume much of the theoretical and practical information that was known about using Copper pipe in the building trade between its first issue in 1938 and this revised edition in 1947. This is a clean and tight copy. View more info

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What the Tudors & Stuarts Did for Us

By: Adam Hart-Davis

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK, Boxtree: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03673

ISBN: 0752215086

Condition: Fine


Everyone knows that Henry VIII had six wives, but not many people know why, after divorcing Catherine of Aragon, he had colourless socks, In this riveting journey through the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, the author explains the problem of the colourless socks but hoe Tudor and Stuart Britain witnessed some of the most dramatic shifts in thinking and technological innovation since the Romans A good ,clean and tight copy. View more info

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Aggers' Ashes

By: Agnew, Jonathan

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London UK, Harper Collins Publishers: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01892

ISBN: 0007343124

Condition: Very Good


With additional contributions from BBC's cricket bloggers and the renowned Test Match Special statistician , Andrew Samson , Aggers Ashes is the only companion you will need to relive those glorious days when history was made down under. View more info

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Struggle for Survival in the Cardiganshire Hills.: story of the settlement of the mountains of LLanfair and LLanddewi

By: Alan & Sally Leeech

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Wales, Alan & Sally Leech: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04802

Condition: Very Good


The hill farmers that struggled for survival: the landlords; the lowland farmers defending there sheepwalks against encroachers; the difficult environment; sometimes terrible living conditions in isolated locations; all were against them. but they largely remained cheerful and resolute. This book looks at a snapshot of their lives and raises many questions: There is a small tear on the top of the rear cover and a dedication on the corner of the front end paper. View more info

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Helliconia Spring

By: Aldiss Brian

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Johnathan Cape Ltd: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01927

ISBN: 0224018434

Condition: Very Good


This is the first volume in the monumental series of the Helliconia Spring. View more info

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Kings of the North

By: Alexander Rose

Price: £30.00

Publisher: UK, Orion Pub Co: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04389

ISBN: 0297818600

Condition: Near Fine


The House of Percy resounds throughout Shakespeare's history plays, the Wars of the Roses and the centuries-long Anglo-Scottish Wars. This book considers the family within its broader context of British history - too often regarded as purely ' Southern English ' history - and offers the reader the grand sweep of Anglo-Scottish history from the perspective of individuals. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Lady in the Tower: The Fall of Anne Boleyn

By: Alison Weir

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Jonathan Cape: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04536

ISBN: 0224063197

Condition: Very Good


Never before has there been a book devoted entirely to Anne Boleyn's fall. Alison Weir has reassessed the evidence, demolished many romantic myths and popular misconceptions, and rewritten the story of Anne Boleyn's fall. There is light speckling to the top and marks on the front of the text block. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Caligula: A Biography

By: Aloys Winterling

Price: £18.00

Publisher: USA, University of California Press: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04500

ISBN: 0520287592

Condition: Very Good


In this lively biography of Rome's infamous third emperor, readers will not find the wild-eyed dictator the public has, for nearly two millennia, come to expect. Offering not an apology for the 'mad' emperor but a thoughtful argument for his sanity, Winterling debunks Caligula's most grotesque and oft-repeated crimes. There is writing in pencil on the rear end -paper A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Mitrokhin

By: Andrew Christopher and Vasili Mitrokhin

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Allen Lane /penguin: 1999

Edition: 5 Ed

Sellers ID: 01477

ISBN: 0713993588

Condition: Very Good


A very heavy book all about the KGB in europe and the west. View more info

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Napoleon and Wellington

By: Andrew Roberts

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04698

ISBN: 0297646079

Condition: Near Fine


The fascinating, constantly changing relationship between these two historical giants forms the basis for Andrew Roberts' compelling study in pride, rivalry, propaganda, nostalgia and posthumous revenge. There is a small closed tear on the d/w at the base of the spine A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Tulip

By: Anna Pavord

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Pub Ltd: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04625

ISBN: 0747571902

Condition: Very Good


' The Tulip' is not a gardening book. It is the story of a flower that has made men mad. Greed, desire, anguish and devotion have all played their part in the development of the tulip from wild flower of the Asian steppes to the worldwide phenomenon it is today. A good , clean and tight copy. View more info

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Out of Phaze

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, New English Library: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01931

ISBN: 0450429245

Condition: Very Good


Light dust discolouration to top of pages and one volume has a cocked spine View more info

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Unicorn Point.

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, New English Library (NEL): 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02162

ISBN: 0450429334

Condition: Very Good


Unicorn Point is the stunning sequel to Robot Adept and a thrilling continuation of the struggle for power in Piers Anthony's parallel fantasy worlds of Phaze and Proton. The spine is slightly cocked and the D/W shows light shelf wear. View more info

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A History of the Abbey of Bury St Edmunds, 1257-130

By: Antonia Gransden

Price: £50.00

Publisher: UK, Boydell Press: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03857

ISBN: 1783270268

Condition: Fine


St Edmund's Abbey was one of the most highly privileged and wealthiest religious houses in medieval England, one closely involved with the central government; its history is an integral part of English history. This book, the second of two volumes, offers a magisterial and comprehensive account of the Abbey during the latter part of the thirteenth century, based primarily on evidence in the abbey's records. This is a fine , clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Illustrated History of the Test Match

By: Arnold Peter & Peter Wynne-Thomas

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Guild Publishing: 1988

Edition: Guild Publishing

Sellers ID: 01522

Condition: Very Good


110 years of test match cricket are celebrated in this definitive illustrated history. View more info

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The Georgian Country House

By: Arnold, Dana

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 2003

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03557

ISBN: 0750934700

Condition: Fine


The Country House was the focal point of Georgian architecture, landscape and society. Dana Arnold presents an analysis of the social and cultural significance of the country house, and her work is complimented by essays from experts in a variety disciplines. A wealth of illustrations, showing exteriors, interiors and landscapes accompany the textA very good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The World at War: Revised and Expanded Edition.

By: Arnold-Forster, Mark.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK., Book Club Association.: 1981

Edition: Book Club Edition

Sellers ID: 02646

Condition: Good


The World at War was originally written to accompany the Thames Television series of the same name, but since it was first published in 1973 the book has proved to have a life of its own. This fully revised edition explores the far reaching consequences of the war up to the present day. The text block shows spotting and staining to the front edge and the DJ has been taped to the front and back paste downs of the boards. the f.e.p. are also marked and the DJ has a repair to the top of the spine and the back and front panels have dings and scratche... View more info

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Putting Back the Style: Directory of Authentic Renovation

By: Artley, Alexandra

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK., Evans Brothers Ltd: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02936

ISBN: 0237456036

Condition: Very Good


If you have a limited budget but you love old houses, this book is for you. Leading conservationists show the layman how to restore his ' ordinary' home with true historical accuracy, both inside and out, and care for it in such a way as to avoid any further damage. This book is totally practical. Each expert has ' done up' their own house and therefore knows the problems you face. Packed with vital information 'Putting back the Style ' is one of the most important source books available. The D/W is lightly faded on the spine and has some creasing to the head of the spine. View more info