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The Works of The Right Honourable Edmund Burke (Complete in 16 Volumes)

By: Burke, Edmund

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: London, F. And C. Rivington: 1803

Edition: Early Edition. 1

Seller ID: 20435

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Complete in 16 Volumes. Publisher's half dark green leather with marbled boards, endpapers and edges, 5 gilt decorated raised bands on spine, gilt lettering in two of the compartments on the spine, gilt decoration in the remaining four. The first eight volumes are dated 1803, with the remaining eight volumes dating from1812 to 1827. . Leather spines are brittle and chipped with some loss at the heads of the spine on about five of the volumes, rubbing but no loss at ... View more info

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Life In The Castle In Medieval England

By: Burke, John

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, British Heritage Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 424

ISBN: 0517405113

Condition: Good in Very Good dust jacket


First Printing. Publisher's full charcoal cloth, gilt lettering on spine. 4to. 120 pp. Profusely illustrated with over 100 B&W photographs and contemporary illustrations. Former owner's name stamped on ffep, old price sticker on fep, small coffee stain on one corner of pages edges only, not affecting any interior surface. The unclipped dust jacket has only slight wear at the head and heel of the spine, else fine. GOOD/VERY GOOD.. B&W Photographs. 4to - over 9¾"... View more info

POLITICAL AND SOCIAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND

By: Dietz, Frederick C.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1935

Edition: Revised Edition. 1

Seller ID: 6477

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Loaded with maps and contains bibliograhical notes. Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. 8vo. xxii, 786 pp. . Former owner's name on fep and initials on bottom edge, some pencilled notes and underlining, head and heel of the spine frayed, corners bumped, boards rubbed and moderately soiled, tight and square. else VERY GOOD.. B&W Maps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xxii, (1), 786, (3) pp View more info

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A History of England (12 Volumes - Complete)

By: Fernandez-Amesto, Felipe (ed)

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1999

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 6644

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering and decoration on spines and covers, light blue labels on spines, blue endpapers, TEG (blue). All volumes illustrated with color and B&W photographs, drawings and reproductions, including frontispieces. Detailed index in each volume. All volumes unopened, clean, crisp and bright. All slipcases as new. AS NEW/AS NEW. The volumes include: [1] Britannia: A History of Roman Britain by Sheppard Frere (1999; xxiii, (1), 431 pp);... View more info

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The Tudor Venturers: Selected from The principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffics and Discoveries of the English Nation, made by Sea or Over Land

By: Hakluyt, Richard

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1970

Edition: First Edition Thus. Second Printing

Seller ID: 1914

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


2nd Printing. Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over wood-grain boards, gilt lettering and gilt and blue decoration on spine and cover, maps on endpapers, TEG (green). (ii), 320, (2) pp. Twelve full-page black & white illustrations, two of which are double-page, together with eight maps and additional in-text illustrations and glossary. Slipcase is still in one piece. VERY GOOD/VERY GOOD (slipcase).. Former owner's bookplate on ffep, front hinge just starting... View more info

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The British Inheritance: A Treasury of Historic Documents

By: Hallam, Elizabeth; Andrew Prescott (eds)

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 6522

ISBN: 0520224701

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


First Printing (full number line). Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine, color reproduction on endpapers. Folio. 150 pp. Profusely illustrated entirely in color. This is a new, unopened, unmarked copy. Both the volume and the dust jacket are in perfect, pristine condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall View more info

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The Anglo-Saxon Chronicles

By: Savage, Anne (trans)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Godalming, Surrey, Colour Library Books: 1995

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 6313

ISBN: 1858334780

Condition: As New in Fine dust jacket


Publisher's illustrated laminated cover, gold endpapers. 4to. 288 pp. Profusely illustrated with over 200 color and B&W drawings, borders, photographs and maps. Includes extensive commentary, Appendix, Bibliography, and Index. This is an unmarked, unopened copy. A new translation which combines several chronicle texts written between 880 and 1154 AD. "The authentic voices of England, from the time of Julius Caesar to the coronation of Henry II." Translated... View more info

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Roman Britain

By: Scullard, H. H.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1979

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 6565

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt medallion on front cover. Profusely illustrated with 125 photographs, drawings and reproductions and five maps. . The volume is in virtually perfect condition, tight, square, and clean. Pages yellowing only slightly, former owner's name neatly stamped on fep, else fine. The unclipped dust jacket is very slightly sunned along the top edge only, else fine. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall... View more info

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THE HORIZON HISTORY OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE (Complete in Two Volumes)

By: Sears, Stephen W. (ed)

Price: $39.95

Publisher: NY, American Heritage Publishing Co., Inc.: 1973

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 6523

ISBN: 007030355X

Condition: Fine in Good dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over red boards, gilt lettering on spine, gilt border on covers, red endpapers. Folio. 255; 256 pp. Profusely illustrated in color and B&W. These are unmarked, unopened volumes; spines moderately sunned, very slight shelf-wear; tight, square and clean. The slipcase is in one piece, but one of the edges is beginning to split. FINE/GOOD (slipcase).. , else F/G.. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 255;256 pp View more info

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Historical Memorials Of Westminster Abbey (Complete in Two Volumes)

By: Stanley, Arthur Penrhyn

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Anson D. F. Randolph and Co: 1882

Edition: Fifth Edition. 1

Seller ID: 294

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Fifth Edition (which includes Dean Stanley's final additions and revisions). 1882. Two Volumes (Complete). Quarter bound in ivory cloth over lavender cloth; gilt lettering and rosette decoration on each spine; embossed gilt armorial shield on each front cover; TEG; fore-edge deckle. 8vo. xlii, (iv), 335; ix, (i), 422 pp. Illustrated with 49 half-tone plates and 13 excellent tissue-protected photogravures. Includes a detailed Chronological Table of Events. Several ... View more info

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The English Year: A Personal Selection from Chambers' Book of Days

By: Strong, Sir Roy; Julia Trevelyan Oman

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New Haven and New York, Ticknor & Fields: 1982

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 6561

ISBN: 0899191223

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


First Printing (full number line). Publisher's full brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, printed endpapers. 4to. Unpaginated. Profusely illustrated with hundreds of color photographs and drawings. . Some lightly pencilled lettering on bottom edge only, else fine. The unclipped dust jacket is very lightly shelf-worn. VERY GOOD/FINE.. B&W and Color Illustrations. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Unpaginated pp View more info