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Britain - History, Politics & Topography

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1 AARONOVITCH, S. Monopoly: A Study of British Monopoly Capitalism
London Lawrence and Wisehart 1955 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Good VG Fair 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Major work on Monopolies in the British economy. 191pp. Clean and quite bright copy with a sound binding. Unmarked. Dustjacket has small missing pieces, edge rubbing, general soiling. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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2 ABBOTT, Jacob Mary Queen of Scots
Akron, OH The New Werner Company Edition Not Stated Half Leather, Marbled Boards Near Fine  No Dustjacket [None Issued] Biography 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Life of Mary Queen of Scots [1542-1687 AD]. Undated, circa 1900. xiii, 233pp, frontis, three illustrations. Makers of History Series', Vol. XVII, but stands alone. Attractive copy with black leather spine and corners, gilt titles & decoration. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, pages white, not browned. Tight, square binding. Small amount of wear to leather at head of spine. No wear/damage to rest of leather spine and corners or to colorful, marbled boards. Solid, attractive copy weighing 350g.  
Price: 17.50 USD
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3 ABBOTT, Jacob Queen Elizabeth
Akron, OH The New Werner Company Edition Not Stated Half Leather, Marbled Boards Near Fine  No Dustjacket [None Issued] Biography 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Life of Elizabeth I, Queen of England [1533-1603 AD]. Undated, circa 1900. xiii, 239pp, frontis, three illustrations. Makers of History Series', Vol. XVI, but stands alone. Attractive copy with black leather spine and corners, gilt titles & decoration. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, pages white, not browned. Tight, square binding. Small loss to leather at head of spine. No wear/damage to rest of leather spine and corners or to colorful, marbled boards. Solid, attractive copy weighing 350g.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 ABBOTT, John S. C. Henry the Fourth
Akron, OH The New Werner Company Edition Not Stated Half Leather, Marbled Boards Near Fine  No Dustjacket [None Issued] Biography 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Life of Henry IV, King of England [1367-1413 AD]. Undated, circa 1900. xiii, 239pp, frontis, four illustrations. Makers of History Series', Vol. XIV, but stands alone. Attractive copy with black leather spine and corners, gilt titles & decoration. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, pages white, not browned. Tight, square binding. Small loss to leather at head of spine. No wear/damage to rest of leather spine and corners or to colorful, marbled boards. Solid, attractive copy weighing 360g.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 ABERYSTWYTH CORPORATION Aberystwyth, The Biarritz of Wales: Official Guide and Souvenir
Aberystwyth, Wales Aberystwyth Corporation Not Stated Stiff Card Wrappers VG+  Guidebook 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Mid-1930s Oficial Guide and Souvenir book for the North wales seaside town of Aberystwyth. 140pp, photo illustrated, large folding map, advertising. Very attractive and colorful, poster-art style front wrapper. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Scan available. Shipped shrink-wrapped on stiff card. Weight, 240g.  
Price: 30.00 USD
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6 ACADEMIC RESEARCH SERVICES English Nonconformist Sources
Family History Association of Canada 1988 Plastic Comb Binding About Fine Softcover Quarto 
Material used at a Seminar program sponsored by the Kamloops Family History Society, April 30, 1988. Unpaginated [62pp], folding plate. Collection of various photocopied documents. Bright, clean and unmarked with a sound, undamaged binding. Weight, 162g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 ACADEMIC RESEARCH SERVICES Internal Migration Patterns in 18th and 19th Century Britain and Sources for Tracing Our Migrant Ancestors
Family History Association of Canada 1988 Plastic Comb Binding About Fine Softcover Quarto 
Material used at a Seminar program sponsored by the Kamloops Family History Society, April 30, 1988. Unpaginated [68pp], folding plate. Collection of various photocopied documents. Bright, clean and unmarked with a sound, undamaged binding. Weight, 185g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 ACKROYD, Peter Albion : Origins of the English Imagination
UK Vintage 2004 0099438070 / 9780099438076 First Trade Paperback Edition Printed Card Wrappers As New Trade Paperback Thick Octavo 
The origins of the English Imagination - in literature, art, architecture, music and more, a journey into the roots of English cultural history. 516pp, color photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy - about 'as new'. Weight, 724g. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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9 ACKROYD, Peter Shakespeare : The Biography
London, United Kingdom Random House 2005 1856197263 / 9781856197267 First Edition, First Printing Cloth As New As New Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Superb biography of Willam Shakespeare, 1564-1616. ``Only Peter Ackroyd can combine readable narrative and unique observation with a sharp eye for the fascinating fact.` xiii, 546 p., [16] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 24 cm. This copy is ąs new`, in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 880g. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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10 ACKROYD, Peter The life and times of Charles Dickens
New York, U.S.A. Hydra Pub 2003 1592580025 / 9781592580026 First American Printing Cloth About 'As New' About 'As New' Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
'This is the original landmark biography of Charles Dickens. It is almost as much a study of the culture and period Dickens was born into, as it is a biography...'. Originally published in 2002 by BBC Worldwide Ltd. 216 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 24 cm. Bright, clean, still fresh interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is similar excepting a 1cm edge tear to the top of the front panel. Near new. Weight, 783g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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11 ACLAND, Eric The House of Windsor
Toronto Winston 1937 First Edition Illustrated Cloth VG+ No Dustjacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
History of the British monarchy from george V to george VI - The House of Windsor. 408pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in attractive purple cloth with black & gold pictorial cover. No dustjacket. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked except of a felt-pen owner's signature to the ffep. Binding is tight and square. Purple cloth is bright and clean showing virtually no wear. Weight, 654g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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12 ACLAND, Eric & BARTLETT, Ernest H. Long Live the King: George V - King and Emperor; Prince and Sovereign - Edward VIII.
Toronto Winston 1936 First Edition Cloth About VG  No Dustjacket Biography 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Biography of Britain's King George V on the occasion of that monarch's twenty-fifth anniversary on the throne. 375pp, photo illustrated. Clean interior. Sound binding. Slight wear to red cloth at tips. Weight, 742g.  
Price: 8.00 USD
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13 ACRES, W. Marston Notes on the Historical and Literary Associations of The City of London
London Privately Published 1922 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers About Very Good Booklet 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Privately printed for the author by J. Edward Francis, The Athenaeum Press. Preface by E. Beresford Chancellor. 64pp. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, staples rusty. Wrappers show a little soiling. Some wear to spine. Scarce. Weight, 85g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 ADAMS, Morley In the Footsteps of Borrow & Fitzgerald
London Jarrold & Sons First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles About VG No Dustjacket [None Issued?] 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Travel and description of Old East Anglia. Undated - circa 1900. 262pp, illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. A little foxing to endpapers. Minor wear only to navy blue cloth boards. Weight, 610g. 
Price: 18.50 USD
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15 ADAMS, W. Trerice The Round Church at Cambridge: A Short History
Cambridge, UK Cambridge Univ Press 1930 First Edition Printed Wrappers Good to Very Good Pamphlet 19.5cm 
A short history of the Round Church, Cambridge, England. 15pp, 3 photo illustrations, 1 plan view. Clean, unmarked interior. Sewn binding is sound. A little wear to edges of wraps and some dustiness to wraps. Weight, 28g. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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16 ADDISON, Paul Now the War is Over
London British Broadcasting Corporation 1985 0-224-02325-X / 9780224023252 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
A Social History of Britain 1945-1951. 223pp, photo illustrated. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding and a like dustjacket. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 605g. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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17 ADDISON, Paul Now the War is Over: A Social History of Britain 1945-51
London BBC/Cape 1985 022402325X / 9780224023252 First Edition Cloth VG+ VG+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Britain in the immediate post-WWII era. 223pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in blue cloth with unclipped dustjacket. Clean, unmarked copy showing only minor siggns of use. Weight, 610g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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18 ADDISON, William Epping Forest. Its Literary and Historical Associations
London Dent 1947 First Edition, Third Impression Cloth Good VG No Dustjacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
History of Epping Forest in England, and discussion of some of its literary associations. 240pp with 32pp of photo illustration. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Hardcover in green cloth with only slight wear to tips. Tight, square binding. Weight, 428g. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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19 ADDISON, William Epping Forest. Its Literary and Historical Associations
London Dent 1947 First Edition, Third Impression Cloth Good VG No Dustjacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
History of Epping Forest in England, and discussion of some of its literary associations. 240pp with 32pp of photo illustration. Interior is bright & clean. Gift inscriptions to ffep, otherwise unmarked. Hardcover in green cloth with only slight wear to tips. Tight, square binding. Weight, 428g. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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20 ADDISON, William Worthy Dr. Fuller
London J. M. Dent 1951 First Edition Cloth About Fine Good VG 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Biography of Thomas Fuller, author of 'History of the Worthies of England' and other books. 298pp, photo illustrated. Very bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Only the previous owner's details on ffep keeps this from Fine. Dustjacket is similar with the exception of a 1" split to the fold of the dustjacket at back. [580g] 
Price: 13.50 USD
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