Category: History - British


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London: The Biography

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, 2001

Edition: 1st Printing

801pp. View more info

The Pilgrim's Way: Shrines and Saints in Britain and Ireland

By: Adair, John

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson, 1978

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Select Documents of English Constitutional History

By: Adams, George Burton, and H. Morse Stephens

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co., 1914

Bright gilt titles on black cloth. 555pp + ads. A sharp, fresh example. View more info

The Conscription Controversy in Great Britain 1900-1918

By: Adams, R.J.Q., and Philip P. Poirier

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Columbus, Ohio State University, 1987

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The Spectator; with Notes and General Index, Vol. I

By: Addison, Joseph

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Wm. Barradale, 1826

Vol. 1 of 2. Minor faults, e.g., scattered light foxing, bumped corners, but overall a tight, decent copy of this classic commentary on early 18th century London life. View more info

The Sir Roger De Coverley Papers

By: Addison, Joseph, Richard Steele and Eustace Budgell

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press, 1945

VG in Good box. View more info

The Sir Roger De Coverley Papers

By: Addison, Joseph, Richard Steele and Eustace Budgell

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press, 1945

Slipcase is edgeworn and split at bottom. View more info

Mr. Churchill in Norway

By: ALB. Cammermeyers Verlag, eds.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Oslo, ALB. Cammermeyers Verlag, 1948

A report on Winston Churchill's 1948 visit to Norway, with text in Norwegian and English, along with many rarely-seen photos. Bound in a very fragile cardboard, with red felt overlay. Gilt titles. Very worn (no pieces missing) at tips of spine, with light wear on corners. This is much nicer than usually found. A scarce book. View more info

The Egyptian Soudan: Its Loss and Recovery

By: Alford, Henry S.L., and W. Dennistoun Sword

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co., Ltd., 1898

Edition: 2nd Printing

336pp. View more info

Plain Tales from the Raj

By: Allen, Charles L., ed.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1985

Edition: 1st U.S. Printing

"One of the most enjoyable books I have read ... It is an authentic record of the survivors of British India ... a book which takes on where Kipling left off" - Antonia Fraser. 240pp. View more info

Her Majesty's Secret Service: The Making of the British Intelligence Community

By: Andrew, Christopher

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books, 1987

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The Holy Land Under Mandate, 2-Vol. Set

By: Andrews, Fannie Fern.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co., 1931

Edition: First Edition

Weak hinge front vol 1; hinges repaired vol 2. x-lib. with usual markings. View more info

Reports on Elementary Schools 1852-1882

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1910

Light bump front bottom edge. Minor wear on spine. View more info

The Discovery of King Arthur

By: Ashe, Geoffrey

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co., 1987

Edition: Later Printing (15th)

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The Quest for Arthur's Britain

By: Ashe, Geoffrey, ed.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Praeger, 1968

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