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image of George Thomas, Mr. Speaker: The Memoirs of Viscount Tonypandy (Signed By Author)

George Thomas, Mr. Speaker: The Memoirs of Viscount Tonypandy (Signed By Author)

by George Thomas, Viscount Tonypandy

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Godley Books
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780712607063
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£13.50

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London: Century Publishing Co, 1985. Inscribed by author to title page. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with very minor traces of… Read more
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£13.50
image of Citizen Clem: A Biography of Attlee

Citizen Clem: A Biography of Attlee

by Bew, John

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Godley Books
Published
2017
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781780879925
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£7.50

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London: Riverrun, 2017. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers, creasing to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 670pp. An in-depth biography of Labour Prime Minister Clement Attlee who from 1945, at the end of the Second World War, presided over Britain's radical government,… Read more
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£7.50
image of Tsar Nicholas I : The Life of an Absolute Monarch

Tsar Nicholas I : The Life of an Absolute Monarch

by Constantin de Grunwald

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Godley Books
Published
1954
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£20.00

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London: Douglas Saunders with MacGibbon & Kee, 1954. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards, tiny bump to spine foot and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with slightly dusty rear and very small tears to… Read more
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£20.00
image of Lord Lloyd and the Decline of the British Empire

Lord Lloyd and the Decline of the British Empire

by Charmley, John

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Godley Books
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780297792055
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£9.00

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London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1987. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards and extremely tiny bump to upper rear corner. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with minor indent to rear and very light creasing to upper rear edge. 294pp. Biography of the diplomat… Read more
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£9.00
image of A Radical Aristocrat: Sir William A.Molesworth of Pencarrow

A Radical Aristocrat: Sir William A.Molesworth of Pencarrow

by Alison Adburgham

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Godley Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780907018841
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£12.00

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Padstow: Tabb House, 1990. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 222pp. Biography of Sir William Molesworth (1810-1855) who, although he owned extensive properties in Cornwall and Devon, was a Member… Read more
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£12.00
image of Kurt von Schuschnigg : A Tribute

Kurt von Schuschnigg : A Tribute

by Sheridon, R. K.

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Godley Books
Published
1942
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
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£27.50

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London: The English Universities Press Ltd, 1942. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slightly dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with clean cream front and rear, slightly sunned spine, and a few nicks and chips to edges and corners. … Read more
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£27.50
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Bonnie Prince Charlie

by Maclean, Fitzroy

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Godley Books
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
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£4.95

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London: Guild Publishing, 1988. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slight bump to top of spine and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with very light creasing to upper front edge. 386pp. An authoritative biography of Bonnie Prince Charlie… Read more
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£4.95
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Four Favourites

by Wyndham Lewis, D B.

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Godley Books
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£9.25

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London: Evans Brothers Ltd, 1948. No marks or inscriptions to contents. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked pale blue boards, slight creasing to upper corner of a few adjacent pages, very tiny mark to three of these corners and no bumping to board corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or… Read more
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£9.25
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Letters to a Grandson (Signed By Author)

by Lord Home

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Godley Books
Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002170611
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£20.00

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London: Collins, 1983. Signe 'Home - August 1983' to title page. No other marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slightly sunned spine and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 151pp. Words from late Prime Minister Lord Home… Read more
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£20.00
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Burgess and MacLean

by Purdy, Anthony and Sutherland, Douglas

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Godley Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£6.75

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London: Secker & Warburg, 1963. No marks or inscriptions to contents. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked navy cloth boards, foxing to page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with tiny tears and nicks to edges and a little rubbing. Now protected in a fully-removable transparent… Read more
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£6.75
image of Survival in Two Worlds: Moshoeshoe of Lesotho, 1786-1870

Survival in Two Worlds: Moshoeshoe of Lesotho, 1786-1870

by Leonard Monteath Thompson

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Godley Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780198216933
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£15.00

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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1975. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards, lightly tanned page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or creased with chip/small tear to top of sunned spine. Now protected in fully-removable transparent sleeve. 389pp. An in-depth… Read more
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£15.00
image of Living with Jews

Living with Jews

by Elie Eliachar

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Godley Books
Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780297782278
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£12.00

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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1983. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with matt dark blue cloth unmarked boards, very slightly dusty top of page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with traces of storage. 238pp. Autobiography of Elie Eliachar,… Read more
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£12.00
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In the Name of Sorrow and Hope

by Noa Ben Artzi-Pelossof

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Godley Books
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679450795
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£10.00

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, Inc, 1996. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slight foxing to page fore-edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with a little rubbing to front. 181pp. The grandaughter of Israeli politician Yitzhak… Read more
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£10.00
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Midnight Diaries

by Boris Yeltsin

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Godley Books
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780297646785
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£10.00

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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2000. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, indent to rear and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with very light rubbing/creasing to upper edge. 398pp. Boris Yeltsin's account of his tumultuous years as President of Russia,… Read more
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£10.00
image of Maundy Gregory: Purveyor of Honours

Maundy Gregory: Purveyor of Honours

by Tom Cullen

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Godley Books
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780370013732
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£6.25

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London: The Bodley Head Ltd, 1974. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very slight foxing to top of page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with tiny nicks to upper edge and minor foxing to spine. 256pp. … Read more
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£6.25
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Press, Platform and Parliament

by Hughes, Spencer Leigh M.P. 'sub rosa'

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Godley Books
Published
1918
Condition
Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
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£25.00

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London: Nisbet & Co Ltd, 1918. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to sunned spine. A clean very tight copy with unmarked boards, dusty page edges and very minor bumping to corners. 320pp. Biography of Liberal MP Spencer Leigh Hughes, who represented Stockport for the rest of his life. He wrote… Read more
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£25.00
image of Ellen Wilkinson: From Red Suffragist to Government Minister (Revolutionary Lives)

Ellen Wilkinson: From Red Suffragist to Government Minister (Revolutionary Lives)

by Paula Bartley

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Godley Books
Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780745332376
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£6.25

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London: Pluto Press, 2014. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 153pp. Biography of a pioneering Labour woman, a feminist, communist and anti-imperialist before she became an MP, this study explores whether such commitments can be… Read more
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£6.25
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Baron Marks of Woolwich

by Michael Lane

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Godley Books
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780907621775
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£6.25

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London: Quiller Press, 1986. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked maroon cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with very slight creasing to upper front edge and minor traces of storage. 146pp. Biography of the international entrepreneur, engineer, patent… Read more
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£6.25
image of Neil Kinnock (Signed By Author)

Neil Kinnock (Signed By Author)

by Eileen Jones

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Godley Books
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780709052395
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£15.00

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London: Robert Hale Ltd, 1994. Signed by author to title page. No other marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with very minor traces of storage. 219pp. Biography of the Labour… Read more
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£15.00
image of The Memoirs of Count Bernstorff

The Memoirs of Count Bernstorff

by Count Bernstorff and Eric Sutton (translator)

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Godley Books
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£17.50

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London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1936. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with slightly rubbed/marked front board, nick to top of spine, minor foxing to page edges and no bumping to corners. 323pp. Autobiography of the German politician and diplomat, born in 1862, Ambassador to… Read more
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£17.50
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