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GEORGE VI

By: Bolitho, Hector.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1937

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000017526


Octavo, gold-toned cloth covers, 256 pages. Includes black and white photo reproductions, index. Foxing on title page. A bit of glue residue on front free endpaper, else Very Good. No dust jacket. 021210E View more info

A HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH-SPEAKING PEOPLES. 4 VOLUMES

By: Churchill, Winston S.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: (1992)

Seller ID: 000013812


Octavos, full navy leather with gilt decorations and red leather labels on spine; silk moire endpapers, ribbon markers, all edges gilt. Black and white illustrations. Each volume has a former owner bookplate attached to the page opposite the half-title page, else Fine condition. 020117A View more info

A TOUR THROUGH THE WHOLE ISLAND OF GREAT BRITAIN

By: Defoe, Daniel. Edited by P. N. Furbank, W. R. Owens, and A. J. Coulson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society, 2006,: 2006

Seller ID: 12205


Pages 524, small quarto, hardcover, reprint. Book and slipcase are in Fine condition. 052507A View more info

MICROCOSM or, A Picturesque Delineation of the Arts, Agriculture, and Manufactures of Great Britain in a Series of above a Thousand Groups of Small Figures for the Embellishment of Landscape

By: Drawn and Etched by William Henry Pyne. Explanations of the plates by C. Gray

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Benjamin Blom: 1971

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 12784


Pages 284 + 1 page of errata,small quarto. Aquatinted by J. Hill. Two volumes in one. Introduction by A. E. Santaniello. Reprint of: Picturesque Groups For the Embellishment of Landscape in a Series of About One Thousand Subjects, first published in London, 1806. 010608A View more info

THE HOLLAND HOUSE DIARIES 1831-1840. The diary of Henry Richard Vassall Fox, third Lord Holland, with extracts from the Diary of Dr. John Allen.

By: Fox, Richard Vassall; Dr. John Allen. Edited with introductory essay and notes by Abraham D. Krigel.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: (1977)

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000016825


Octavo, red cloth covers, lxiv + 513 pages. Includes notes, index. Dust jacket has a bit of rubbing, still Very Good. 061507C View more info

OLD HALIFAX.

By: Gee, Stephen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Guiseley, M. T. D. Rigg publications: (1991)

Edition: later printing

Seller ID: 000015073


Small quarto, xv [1] 159 pages. Illustrated with many black and white photo reproductions, Includes bibliography. Inscription to former owner ("Welcome to Halifax") plus date and signature on front free endpaper. Dust jacket price clipped. Book and dust jacket in very nice condition. 061508C View more info

ORDEAL IN ENGLAND (England Speaks Again)

By: Gibbs, Philip

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: (1937)

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000017811


Octavo, red cloth covers, 407 pages. Front free endpaper has top corner clipped. No dust jacket. Philip Gibbs was a journalist an d prolific author, one of five official British reporters during the first World War. This is a study of English society after the death of George V in the lead-up to World War II. 032509A View more info

IN ANGER. British Culture in the Cold War 1945-60.

By: Hewison, Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1981

Edition: first American edition, as stated

Seller ID: 000015478


Octavo, black cloth covers, 230 pages. Includes black and white illustrations, index. Book and dust jacket are in Fine condition 061508E View more info

THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS. Coronation Number 1953

By: Ingram, Sir Bruce, Editor..

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1953

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000017572


Folio, navy blue flexible covers with gilt titles. 68 pages. With sixteen coloured plates and 594 portraits and illustrations in photogravure. Tgogether with Articles dealing with every aspect of the Coronation of Our Gracious Queen, the Story of Her Life, and that of her consort, HRH the Duke of Edinburgh. Color frontis of Queen Elizabeth II. Light creas on front cover; top 5/8" of spine missing. Royalty, Great Britain. 102504A THis oversize book will incur addition... View more info

EDWARD AND THE EDWARDIANS

By: Jullian, Philippe

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1967

Edition: second printing

Seller ID: 7000


2nd prtg., of Eng. trans. Pages 312 pp.,8vo, hardcover, brown cloth. Trans. from the French be Peter Dawnay. Includes geneological tables, bibliography, and index. "Queen Victoria's fat son, who lived to the age of sixty as Prince of Wales under his mama's stern tutelage and then became king for a brief nine years, was cousin or uncle to all the important crowned heads of Europe, and through these kinsmen history was shaped in a far more personal way than we ordinar... View more info

THE BLAST OF WAR 1939-1945

By: Macmillan, Harold

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row, (c. 1968): 1968

Edition: first U.S. ed.

Seller ID: 7808


Pages xiv + 623 pp., 8vo. Includes appendices and index. Book has a few creased page edges in rear, slight discoloration at hinges of endpapers, former owner name and address, else very good. Dust jacket price-clipped, light wear, very good. 083100A View more info

POINTING THE WAY 1959-1961

By: MacMillan, Harold

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row, (c. 1972),: 1972

Edition: first U. S. edition

Seller ID: 7811


Pages viii + 504 pp., 8vo. Includes black and white illustrations, appendix, and index. Book is in near fine condition. Dust jacket has minor wear at edges, still very good. 083100A Great Britain, Diplomacy View more info

POINTING THE WAY 1959-1961

By: Macmillan, Harold

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row (c. 1972): 1972

Edition: 1st U. S. Edition

Seller ID: 7822


viii + 504 pp., 8vo, hardcover, first U. S. ed. Black and white illustrations. Includes appendices and index. Book and dust jacket in near fine condition. #083100A View more info

WELFARE IN THE BRITISH COLONIES

By: Mair, L. P

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, The Royal Institute of International Affairs. (1944),: 1944

Seller ID: 7864


115 pp.,approx. 4 1/4" x 5 1/2" softcover. Sunned at cover edges, inked on spine, light soil, internally clean and tight, Good + condition. #092900A View more info

THE WAR YEARS 1939-1945. Volume II of Diaries and Letters

By: Nicolson, Harold

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Atheneum, 1967,: 1967

Edition: 2nd printing

Seller ID: 7809


511 pp., 8vo, hardcover, 2nd printing. Edited by Nigel Nicolson. Includes an index. Book is in near fine condition; dust jacket is slightly tanned on spine and edges still very good. 083100A View more info

CROMWELL'S OWN. A Story of the Great Civil War

By: Paterson, Arthur

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1900

Edition: early printing

Seller ID: 11864


407 pages, small octavo. Old ink price on rear endpaper. Yellow pictorial cloth, spine darkened, some all-over soil, Good. 020207A View more info

KITCHENER. The Road to Omdurman.

By: Pollock, John.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Constable, distributed by Trafalgar Square: (1998)

Seller ID: 000017118


Octavo, navy blue cloth cover, 281 pages, black and white illustrations. Includes select bibliography and index. Review slip laid in dated 1999 for the U.S. edition. Book and dust jacket are in Fine condition. 101206A View more info

DAVID LLOYD GEORGE. The Official Biography.

By: Thomson, Malcolm, with the collaboration of Frances, Countess Lloyd-George of Dwyfor.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.,: n.d.

Seller ID: 000015540


Octavo, red cloth covers, gilt spine titles, 470 pages. Includes black and white illustrations and index. One cover corner bumped, small stamp on rear paste-down endpaper. Without a dust jacket. 032509A View more info

THE LIFE AND DEATH OF MARY WOLLSTONECRAFT.

By: Tomalin, Claire.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: (c. 1974)

Edition: later printing

Seller ID: 000015447


Includes black and white illustrations, index. Family tree of Wollstonecrafts on endpapers. Octavo, 316 pages. Top edge of covers sunned, else Very Good. Dust jacket price clipped, else Very Good. 061508A View more info

GREY OF FALLODON, Being the Life of Sir Edward Grey Afterwards Viscount Grey of Fallodon.`

By: Trevelyan, George Macaulay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: (1937)

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000017590


Octavo, red cloth covers. xiii [3] 393 pages. Includes black and white photo reproductions. Some abrasions and small holes on front free endpaper. A bit of foxing on title page. Covers sunned at edges and spine. 092508A View more info