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Old England: A Pictorial Museum of Regal, Ecclesiastical, Baronial, Municipal, and Popular Antiquities: Volume I and II

By: ARNO PRESS

Price: $39.50

Publisher: New York, Arno Press: 1978

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 33355

ISBN: 0405091435

Condition: Fine


An 'exact facsimile of the original 1845 edition with one exception - the illuminated engravings of the original have been reproduced here in black & white'. 392pp + 386pp, profusely illustrated with photo reproductions of b&w engravings. Bound in green cloth resembling leather. Book is bright, clean and unmarked and the dustjacket is similar, Almost 'as new'. A very heavy and oversized book weighing 3.1kg. View more info

King in Love : Edward VII's Mistresses

By: ARONSON, Theo

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1988

Edition: First Edition, Second Impression

Seller ID: 33977

ISBN: 0719545269

Condition: Fine


An account of the loves of that celebrated royal womaniser, Edward VII, as Prince of Wales and King. 301pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square bindinmg, no wear to cloth. Price-clipped dustjacket is nearly similar. Small remainder 'dot' to bottom edge. Weight, 654g. View more info

Amberley Castle : hunting lodge, fortified manor, country castle Hotel

By: ARSCOTT, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: UK, Dovecote Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 037969

ISBN: 1904349048

Condition: About Fine


A 'Celebration of 900 Years' - an historic English building. Historical research by Annabelle Hughes. 108 p. ; 25 cm. Bright & clean, still fresh in a similarunclipped dustjacket. 'As New' excepting a gift inscription to the half title page. Weight, 672g. View more info

A Sussex Life: The Memories of Gilbert Sargent Countryman

By: ARTHUR, Dave

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, Barrie & Jenkins: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22596

ISBN: 0712620370

Condition: About Fine


Memories of a rural life in East Sussex, England. Foreword by Ronald Blythe. 125pp, illustrated with sketches and photographs, map. Very bright, clean copy. Ink name *& date to ffep, otherwise unmarked, and about 'as new'. Weight, 390g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. View more info

28th London Regiment. Artists Rifles; Regimental Orders, November, 1932

By: ARTISTS RIFLES

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, 28th London Regiment: 1932

Edition: No 11

Seller ID: 051129

Condition: About Fine


Regimental Orders by Lieut.-Colonel W. H. Ramsbotham, Commanding. 6pp. Bright, fresh and unmarked. Near new. 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 6g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage worldwide. View more info

Twentieth Annual Children's Party; 14th January, 1933

By: ARTISTS RIFLES

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, 28th London Regiment: 1933

Seller ID: 051130

Condition: Fine


Notice of a Children's Party given by the Artists Rifles [28th London Regimental] in 1932. One-sided notice. [1pp]. Bright, fresh and unmarked. Near new. 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 1g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage worldwide. View more info

The Quest for Arthur's Britain

By: ASHE, Geoffrey - Editor

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, Collins-Paladin-Grafton: 1987

Edition: Later Printing of 1971

Seller ID: 039218

ISBN: 0586080449

Condition: VG+


The book examines the historical foundations of the Arthurian tradition.238pp, photo illustrated, diagrams, plans, maps. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Page edges slightly browing as usual. Bookplate to inside of front cover. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Weight, 280g. View more info

The Discovery of King Arthur

By: ASHE, Geoffrey - in Association with Debrett's Peerage

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Debrett's Peerage: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2385

ISBN: 0905649699

Condition: About Fine


'This book presents an amazing case for who the historical King Arthur may well have been. No other theories have dislodged this one in my mind about the shadowy real man whom we pin so many tales, legends, and romances upon' - Goodreads. xi, 226 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm. Book is bright and clean, pages still fresh. Unmarked except for a gift inscription to the ffep. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. The unclipped dustjacket, in protective brodart, is near Fine. Small area of creasing to the bottom edge of ther rear panel. Unpacked weight, 500g. We ship ... View more info

Bournemouth 1890 - 1990; A Brief History of Bournemouth Over the Last 100 Years

By: ASHLEY, Harry W. & Hugh

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bournemouth, UK, Bournemouth Borough Council: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32444

Condition: As New


History of the English town of Bournemouth, 189-1990. 77pp, photo illustrated, advertising. A truly 'mint' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Weight, 200g. View more info

Rupert of the Rhine

By: ASHLEY, Maurice

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Hart Davis, MacGibbon: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1912

ISBN: 0246107936

Condition: Fine


Biography of Prince Rupert of the Rhine [1619-1682], nephew of Charles I and one of the heroes of the English Civil War. viii, 199 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. Introduction by John Terraine. Bright, fresh interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is nearly simlar. Weight, 670g. View more info

Outrage : The Abuse of Diplomatic Immunity

By: ASHMAN, Chuck; TRESCOTT, Pamela

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, W.H. Allen: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29802

ISBN: 0491037139

Condition: Fine


An investigation into the abuse of Diplomatic Immunity and Priviledges. With an introduction by Gerald Kaufman. 240 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to the black cloth. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Unpacked weight, 535g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. View more info

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: $20.00

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. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail within North America, in card sleeve. From $3.00 to $6.50 depending on exact weight and location. Image available. Enquire for rates to Worldwide destinations. 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. The clipped dustjacket is complete and quite clean but shows edge wear, a couple of short, closed tears, and mild curling to so... 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 States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs g unpacked. ... 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