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History of the British Army. 20 Vol. Set

by Fortescue The Hon.J.W

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Published
1910
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Very Good+
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1st
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London: MacMillan, 1910. Complete 20 volume set. 1910 and later (14 text with 6 map volumes) All maps (most color folding maps) present and in vg condition. Red cloth. Some spines faded. Text clean and unmarked.. 1st . Cloth. Very Good+/No Jacket - Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The History of Liddesdale, Eskdale, Ewesdale, Wauchopedale and the Debatable Land

by Armstrong, Robert Bruce

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Published
1883
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Very Good+
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1st Printing
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$875.00

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Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1883. 280pp/illus + 116pp Appendix. #33 of 105 large paper edition. Col. illuminated title page + 20 plates on stiff card (5 coloured) + 2 fold-out maps + 12 other illus. (3 coloured). Great Scottish history. Has colored coat of arms illustrations. Small tape repair at bottom of spine. Top quarter of cover sunned. Text clean… Read more
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Stanfield's Coast Scenery, a Series of Views in the British Channel

by Stanfield, Clarkson

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Published
1836
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Very Good+
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1st Edition
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London: Smith, Elder and Company, 1836. 128pp with 40 engraved plates and title page. Contemp. half calf over marbled paper boards. Spine with raised bands and morocco titling-label. Gilt page edges. Some light foxing but overall very clean an nice. Beautiful plates. 1st Edition. Half-Leather. Very Good+/No Jacket - Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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A Historical Tour Through Pembrokeshire

by Fenton, Richard

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Published
1811
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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$245.00

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London: Longman Hurst Rees & Orme, 1811. First Edition 1st Ed. 4to. [xii] + 587pp. + 75pp. + [viii] Index + [ii]. With 8pp. Port. frontis., engraved title page., 30 engraved plates, folding map. Some light browning, contemporary brown cloth binding with gilt lettering to spine. Richard Fenton (1746-1821), topographical writer and poet was born at St. David's Pembrokeshire. A… Read more
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The Nation, The Law and the King: Reform Politics in England, 1789-1799 (Volumes I and II)

by Jenny Graham

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Published
1999
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As New
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780761814849
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Lanham, Maryland, U.S.A.: UPA, 1999. 2 Vols. 1,093pp/illus. argues that the English reform movement from 1789-1799 was motivated by a distinctively revolutionary ethos that was largely responsible for the extreme reaction of the governing classes. Graham fully explores the role of the middle class radicals to support her assertion that the revolution was pro-French for far longer than many other… Read more
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The Treasury: The Evolution of a British Institution

by Henry Roseveare

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Published
1969
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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9780231034050
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New York: Columbia Univ Pr, 1969. 406pp. Roseveare surveys the Treasury from its beginnings to the post Fulton days.For this first time the evolution of this crucial British institution is traced, iluminated and analysed as a whole. Clean no marks.. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE COMIC HISTORY OF ENGLAND with THE COMIC HISTORY OF ROME

by A'Beckett, Gilbert A.

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Published
1864
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Near Fine
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London: Bradbury, Agnew & Co, 1864. c. 1864. Bindings and contents quite fine, the hand-colored plates exceptionally bright. Three volumes bound as two. Large 8vo. xviii, 320p, 304p; xii, 308p. in original blue cloth box. Profusely illustrated by John Leech with many wood engravings and 30 hand-colored steel engravings. From the publishers of Punch. Uniformly bound in… Read more
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From the Dreadnought to Scapa Flow. The Royal Navy in the Fisher Era, 1904-1919 (Complete 5 Vol set)

by Marder A.J

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Published
1961
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Very Good+
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1st Edition
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London, England: Oxford University Press [1961-70], 1961. First Edition 5 vols., 8vo., First Edition, with 5 portrait frontispieces, 66 plates on 40, 7 illustrations and charts in the text, 22 folding or double-page charts (most coloured in outline) bound in, and 16 folding charts coloured in outline in pocket at end of third volume; blue cloth, gilt backs, a very… Read more
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The Battleship Dreadnought (Anatomy of the Ship)

by John Roberts

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Published
2001
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Near Fine
Edition
Revised Edition
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9780851776002
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London: Conway Maritime Press, [2001], 2001. 256pp/illus. Revised Edition, with a frontispiece, and very numerous illustrations from photographs and detailed scale drawings in the text; cloth, gilt back, a very good, clean copy in the dustwrapper. One of the scarcest titles in Conway's outstanding 'Anatomy of the Ship' series featuring probably the most detailed drawings ever produced for historical… Read more
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Admiral Memorandum on Naval Court-Martial Procedure 1937

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Published
1937
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Very Good+
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Ottawa, ONT, Canada: King's Printer, 1937. 185pp with changes in packet inside back cover. Library markings on cover and title page. Text clean.. Boards. Very Good+/No Jacket - Boards. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library.
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The Life of Nelson: The Embodiment of the Sea Power of Great Britain

by MAHAN (Captain A.T.)

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Published
1897
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Very Good+
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Sampson and Low, 1897. 454; xx, 427, [3, ads]pp. 2 vols. Original blue cloth, Mixed publishers - Vol 1 Sampson & Low gilt naval fleet illus on cover. Vol 2 Little Brown - gilt portrait of Nelson on upper cover, fine. First Edition. Illustrated with portraits, maps and battle plans. Both first eds. 1897. Both volumes clean… Read more
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London: Constable & Co Ltd, 1936. 244pp. Original cloth/gilt. 16 illustrations. Number 50 of 500 numbered copies. The diary of Dawtrey Cooper, 1628, kept during the expedition to relieve La Rochelle; the journals of Jeremy Roch, 1666, describing voyages and adventures at sea under Charles II, James II and William III; and the diary of Francis Rogers, kept on his… Read more
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$195.00
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George III: A Life in Caricature

by Baker, Kenneth

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Published
2007
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780500251409
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$97.50

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New York: Thames & Hudson, 2007. 224pp/illus in b&w/color. Kenneth Baker draws on his own extensive experience of high politics as well as his personal collection of caricatures to give us a fascinating vision of how the English saw their king. Many of these amusing, often irreverent images have not been published before and they provide a new dimension… Read more
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London, UK: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1810. 2 sets bound in 4 uniform bindings, complete, Cambridge (1814) 268pp/452pp + index and Oxford (1810) 260pp/226pp + index, 11 inches tall. Magnificent full straight grain morocco bindings of the highest quality with twin gilt raised bands and splendid gilt tooling to the panels. The boards are framed withing superb gilt… Read more
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The Churchill War Papers: Never Surrender (Vol. 2)

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Published
1995
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As New
Edition
1st Printing
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9780393037463
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New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1995. 1,359pp/illus. Churchill's papers from the time of the Battle of Britain. This volume contains documents from May 1940, the month that Churchill became Prime Minister and Germany invaded France and the low countries, through December 1940, with Britain having fought off the immediate threat of Nazi invasion in the Battle… Read more
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The Story of the Household Cavalry (2 Vols)

by ARTHUR Captain Sir George

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Published
1909
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Very Good+
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1st Edition
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London: Constable, 1909. Vol. I : Xviii + 400 pp.,+20 plates, including 1 fldg., + 1 colored., + 6 maps & plans. Vol. II : Pp., 401 - 777, colored., frontis., guarded, + 11 plates, 4 of which are colored., + 6 maps & plans (frontis missing). Gilt embossed regimental flags on blue cloth covers. A fine,… Read more
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The British Army and the Theory of Armored Warfare, 1918-1940

by Larson, Robert H.

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Published
1984
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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9780874132199
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Newark, NJ: Univ of Delaware Pr, 1984. 265pp. An analyis of the evolution of British thinking on armoured warfare between the wars and the failings which left Britain unprepared to cope with the Blitzkreig. Clean no marks.. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Came to Oxford

by Bone, Gertrude

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Published
1953
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Very Good+
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1st Edition
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New York: Oxford Univ Pr, 1953. 140pp large quarto, with many illustrations by muirhead bone. Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good+. Illus. by Bone, Muirhead. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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London, England: S. Hooper, 1786. 1786-1788, London] First Edition vi, 434pp; vi, 352pp + appendices & plates. With frontisp., title-vign., and 61 full-page plates of early armour. A fine and desirable work. Uniform volumes. Full tan calf. Gilt titles on spines. Appendix X has its own title page, A General and Compleat List-Military of every Commission-Officer of Horse and Foot,… Read more
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$1,950.00
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The Balfour Declaration : The Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict

by Schneer, Jonathan

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Published
2010
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Near Fine
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1st Printing
ISBN
9781400065325
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New York: Random House, 2010. 432pp/illus/maps. Chronicles the history of the 1917 document that set in motion the establishment of the Israeli state, reshaped the Middle East and influenced present-day tensions, in a provocative account that reveals the behind-the-scenes politics that went into its creation. Clean. 1st Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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