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British Policy Towards the Indian States, 1905-1939

By: ASHTON, S. R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Curzon Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038470

ISBN: 070070146X

Condition: About Fine


London Studies on South Asia No. 2. 231pp, two maps. Bright, clean virtually fresh interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is similar with some sun-fading to the spine. Weight, 418g. View more info

An Economic History of England: The 18th Century

By: ASHTON, T. S.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co.: 1966

Edition: Later Printing [6th]

Seller ID: 038310

Condition: Near Fine


Economic history of England in the Eighteenth century. vi, 257pp, statistical tables. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is very clean and unmarked, with minor wear to some edges. Weight, 472g. View more info

Portable Utopia: Glasgow and the United States, 1820-1920 : with a comprehensive biographical list of the Scots and Americans who created the Connection

By: ASPINWALL, Bernard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Aberdeen Univ Pr: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040332

ISBN: 0080284477

Condition: As New


Comprehensive and detailed survey of the close ties that delveloped throughout the 19th century between Glasgo and the United States. xviii, 363 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy, about 'as new', with a similar, unclipped dustjacket, in brodart. Weight, 736g. View more info

Places & Persons

By: ASQUITH, Margot [Countess of Oxford and Asquith]

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, Butterworths: 1925

Seller ID: 3160


Wonderful memoirs covering the years 1891-1925. 3rd impression, 8vo, 288pp, photo illus. Hardcover in grey cloth with gilt titles. No dustjacket. Clean, tight copy, VG/- View more info

Coronation Year in England, 1937

By: ASSOCIATED BRITISH AND IRISH RAILWAYS

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Associated British and Irish Railways: 1937

Seller ID: 053370

Condition: Good VG


Folding brochure detailing four tours of Britain and Ireland for 1937, the year of the Coronation of George VI. Unfolds to 16" by 12.25".Printed both sides, some attractive color, four small photos. Details of tours, pricing etc. Unpacked weight, 19g. Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

The British Empire at War: A Pictorial Souvenir of the War By Land, Sea and Air

By: ASSOCIATED NEWSPAPERS

Price: $23.00

Publisher: London, Asociated Newspapers:

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 23104

Condition: Good +


Collection of images with captions, showing British Military Forces in various theatres of the First World War. Excellent photographic images reproduced in photogravure. Undated, circa 1916. Unpaginated - 19pp, one full-page image per page. Interior is bright, clean and without damage. Wrappers overlap interior at edges and show moderate wear, otherwise reasonably clean. Weight, 120g. View more info

Aspects of the Medieval Landscape of Somerset

By: ASTON, Michael - Editor

Price: $8.50

Publisher: UK, Somerset County Council: 1992

Edition: Second Printing of 1988

Seller ID: 051192

ISBN: 0861831292

Condition: VG+


Aspects of the mediaeval landscape of Somerset. 136 pages : illustrations, maps, plans ; 20 x 21 cm. OCLC Number: 20168914. Very bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. very slight wear to some edges. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 395g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distanc... View more info

For My Drandchildren : Some Reminiscences of Her Royal Highness Princess Alice

By: ATHLONE, Alice De

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Evans Brothers: 1966

Edition: Second Printing Pre-Publication

Seller ID: 039492

Condition: VG+


xiii, 306pp, photo illustrated, large folding genealogical chart at rear. Interior is generally very bright and clean. There is material pasted to the fpde and ffep relating to the War servive of the pevious owner who served with The Woman's Transport Service as far back as WWI. The Commandant was the Countess of Athlone. The Countess was also the wife of the Governor-General of Canada. Binding is tight and square and there is no wear showing to the bright, red cloth. Th... View more info

Pillars of Fire: Dunkirk, 1940

By: ATKINS, Ronald

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1622

ISBN: 0283996978

Condition: Fine


Published in association with the Imperial War Museum to mark the 50th anniversary of Dunkirk, this chronicle is drawn from diaries, memoirs and memories of those who participated in the evacuation. 256 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Sound hinges. No wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United Sta... View more info

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A History of the Foot Guards to 1856

By: AUBREY-FLETCHER, Major H. L.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Co.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041720

Condition: VG+


Two hundred years of the history of Britain's Foot Guards. 463pp, numerous maps. Bright, clean interior with a sound binding. Unmarked. Very minor wear only to cloth. Dustjacket, in brodart, has edge wear, small loss at head of spine etc, otherwise clean. Weight, 1.11kg. View more info

Persons of Consequence: Queen Victoria and Her Circle

By: AUCHINCLOSS, Louis

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1979

Edition: First American Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 26262

ISBN: 0394504275

Condition: About Fine


A description of Queen Victoria and the people who surrounded her and influenced her. 208pp, illustrated in color and in b&w. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Price-clipped dustjacket, in brodart, is nearly similar. Weight, 790g. View more info

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Austin A40 - A50 'Cambridge': North American Sales Brochure

By: AUSTIN MOTOR CO.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK/USA, Austin Motor Co.:

Seller ID: 051758

Condition: Very Good


Auto Sales Literature published for the markets in the USA and Canada by Austin Motor Co of England. Covers the 'new' Austin A40 and A50, 'Cambridge'. Not dated, but the model was produced from 1954 to 1969 and this appears to be an early brochure. Part No. 1129. Folded size - 8.5" by 11". Unfolds to 22" by 25", printed both sides and in color. [12 panels]. Generally clean; Folds not separated but some signs of moderate use. Weight, 57g. This item qualifies for inexpen... View more info

Dore & Totley; Real Photo Multi-View Postcard

By: AUTHOR UNKNOWN

Price: $8.50

Publisher: UK, Publisher Unknown:

Seller ID: 054505

Condition: VG+


Real photo postcard showing 9 views of Dore & Totley located in the southwest of Sheffield, West Yorks Each of the 9 mini-views were probably issued as a separate postcard. Postally used, stamp removed. Long message and address in pencil. Cancel a little hard to make out but seems to be 1915. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates within Canada, and to the USA and other Countries. View more info

THe 1964 International Tourist Trophy Races: Isle of Man, June, 8, 10, 12; Official Guide and Programme

By: AUTO-CYCLE UNION

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Auto-Cycle Union: 1964

Edition: 1964 Edition

Seller ID: 038004

Condition: Good VG


Official Guide and Program to the 1964 Road Racing Event for Motorcycles held on the Isle of Man in Britain. Also includes the Official 1964 TT Scorecard Booklet. Program is 64pp, illustrated, advertising. A solid, sound, unmarked copy, minor creasing to the front wrapper. The Scorecard Booklet, 24pp, is Fine - very bright. Combined weight, 140g. View more info

Humour in Our Streets

By: AYE, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Universal Publications: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16739

Condition: About VG


The author hopes he has written, 'a standard work on the humour of London life'. 282pp, 6pp publishers ads. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Blue cloth boards have minor wear only, mainly to tips. Weight, 360g. View more info

From 'Keer to Kent ' - a look at life in the Arnside/Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

By: AYRE, Barry - Compiler

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Carnforth, UK, The Arnside/Silverdale AONB Landscape Trust: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 053038

Condition: About 'As New'


Collection of articles on an area of great natural beauty in north-west England, on the borders of Lancashire and Cumbia. 96pp, illustrated. An about 'as new' copy - bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 151g, unpacked. May be eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail to Canada, the USA and other Countries. View more info

The Romance of Canterbury Cathedral

By: BABINTON, Margaret A. [A Friend of Canterbury Cathedral]

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, Raphael Tuck: 1934

Edition: Second Edition, Revised

Seller ID: 17470

Condition: Near Fine


Published for the Friends of Canterbury Cathedral, Christ Church Gateway ; Raphael Tuck. With a foreword by His Grace the Archbishop of Canterbury. vii, 88 pages : 23 leaves of plates ; 19 cm. Clean, unmarked copy.Title page lightly tanned. No foxing. Tight, square binding, sound hinges. Attractive light grey, fine cloth showing no wear or soiling. Paste-down color plate to front board in not damaged but is a little browned. All gilt titls to front and to the spine, are ... View more info

Medieval London

By: BAKER, Timothy

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Praeger Publishers: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20217

Condition: About Fine


History and description of the City of London, England, during the Middle Ages when the foundations of the modern City were laid. 260pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. No wear to bright, blue cloth boards. Minor wear to dustjacket, at edges. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 850g unpacked. Canadian domes... View more info

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Favourite Lancashire Recipes

By: BALDOCK, Dorothy - Compiler

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Sevenoaks, UK, J. Salmon: 1996

Seller ID: 048178

ISBN: 1898435332

Condition: As New


Recipes for Traditional Lancashire fare. Beautifully illustrated with vintage scenes by artist Albert Woods. 47pp, 'sepia' illustrations. A 'mint' copy - bright, clean, unmarked and still fresh. "As New'. One of a number from this series in stock. Weight, 57g. View more info

The Standard: March 5, 1830

By: BALDWIN, Charles - Publisher

Price: $18.50

Publisher: London, Charles Baldwin: 1830

Edition: No 875

Seller ID: 049680

Condition: VG+


Single issue of an Antique Newspaper from London, England, for Friday, March 5, 1830. News of the Day from Britain, Europe and the World, Advertising, Fashion, Sports, Social Events etc. 4pp. Bright, clean copy from a disbound volume. Pages not separated. Fore-edge straight. Original horizontal fold at centre. Rag paper. Scarce title. View more info