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image of Three Works: News from Nowhere, Dream of John Ball and Pilgrims of Hope

Three Works: News from Nowhere, Dream of John Ball and Pilgrims of Hope

by Morris, William

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Godley Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780853151708
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£5.75

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London: Lawrence & Wishart Ltd, 1986. No marks or inscriptions to contents. No creasing to covers, single crease to spine. Very clean very tight pages with bright boards, with a few very tiny spots to front and spine and no bumping to corners. 401pp. William Morris's two principal prose tales and his narrative poem here… Read more
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£5.75
image of Jersey Through the Lens Again

Jersey Through the Lens Again

by St.Croix, H.M.De; Bois, E.; Young, A.

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Godley Books
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780850337198
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£8.25

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Chichester, Sussex: Phillimore & Co Ltd, 1989. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked red cloth boards and tiny bump to lower front corner. Dust jacket price clipped but not marked or torn with light creasing to upper edge and minor traces of storage. Unpaginated pp. A wealth of captioned… Read more
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£8.25
image of Bushes & Briars: An Anthology of Essex Folk Songs

Bushes & Briars: An Anthology of Essex Folk Songs

by D. Occomore and P. Spratley

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Godley Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780906454015
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£12.50

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Loughton: Monkswood Press, 1979. No marks or inscriptions. Faint creasing to upper corner. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked very slightly sunned boards. 96pp. With nearly 70 songs, words and music plus drawings and a few photographs on each page. Scarce.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 10 x… Read more
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£12.50
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The Twenties

by Jenkins, Alan

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Godley Books
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
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£6.25

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London: William Heinemann Ltd / BCA, 1974. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked orange cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with small crease to lower rear edge and slight rubbing/tiny nicks to upper edge. 256pp. The social history of… Read more
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£6.25
image of Workin' Man Blues: Country Music in California

Workin' Man Blues: Country Music in California

by Haslam, Gerald W

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Godley Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780520218000
Item Price
£10.00

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Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 1999. Appears to be in mint condition. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 380pp. This in depth study of Californian Blues takes us from… Read more
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£10.00
image of Worsley, Lancashire : The Official Guide

Worsley, Lancashire : The Official Guide

by The Editor

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Godley Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
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£6.50

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Worsley, Manchester: Worsley Urban District Council, 1971. No marks or inscriptions. Very minor creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Large fold-out plan and index of streets in excellent condition. 52pp. Local Authority guide to the district of Worsley and Walkden services,… Read more
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£6.50
image of Two Centuries of Change: The History of a Wharfedale Parish, St. Mary BV, Burley-in-Wharfedale

Two Centuries of Change: The History of a Wharfedale Parish, St. Mary BV, Burley-in-Wharfedale

by Margaret Warwick; Dennis Warwick

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Godley Books
Published
2009
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780952429142
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£6.25

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Burley-in-Wharfedale Local History Group Publications, 2009. No marks or inscriptions to contents. No creasing to covers, single crease to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, tiny bump to top of spine and no bumping to corners. 184pp. Social and church history of the village between Ilkley and Otley in… Read more
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£6.25
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Denton and Haughton

by Cronin, Jill & Denton Local History Society (compilers)

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Godley Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780752407579
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£6.25

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Stroud, Gloucestershire: Chalford Publishing Company, 1997. No marks or inscriptions. Faint creasing to covers, none to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 127pp. Well-captioned photographs of Denton in Tameside (originally in Manchester) from the 1850s onwards.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 9.25 x 6.5… Read more
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£6.25
image of Think on! Said Mam: A Childhood in Bradford, Manchester, 1911-19 (Signed By Author)

Think on! Said Mam: A Childhood in Bradford, Manchester, 1911-19 (Signed By Author)

by Lilian Slater

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Godley Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780907511441
Item Price
£38.00

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Swinton, Manchester: Neil Richardson, 1984. Signed 'Best Wishes Lilian Slater May 1984' inside front cover. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked very slightly dusty boards and no bumping to corners. 66pp. The author's story of life in the Bradford district of East… Read more
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£38.00
image of Banjo Paterson's Old Bush Songs

Banjo Paterson's Old Bush Songs

by Seal, Graham (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780207148705
Item Price
£17.50

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London: Angus & Robertson, 1986. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, minor sunning to spine and margins and no bumping to corners. 153pp. Banjo Paterson's Australian bush ballads were originally published in 1906. Here the editor has selected the… Read more
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£17.50
image of Old Gretna

Old Gretna

by Rhona Wilson

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Godley Books
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781840330670
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£5.25

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Ochiltree, Ayrshire: Stenlake Publishing, 1999. No marks or inscriptions. A few very tiny creases to covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, tiny rub to front and no bumping to corners. 49pp. Local history of Old Gretna, just inside Lowland Scotland's border with England. Essentially photographs with extensive captions… Read more
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£5.25
image of A Most Excellent Dish: Tales of the Lancashire Tripe Trade

A Most Excellent Dish: Tales of the Lancashire Tripe Trade

by Marjory Houlihan

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Godley Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781852160265
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£5.25

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Radcliffe, Manchester: Neil Richardson, 1988. No marks or inscriptions. Light creasing adjacent to spine and tiny crease to lower rear corner. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 47pp. The story of one of Lancashire's (and Yorkshire's) traditional foods - tripe. With a full middle page map… Read more
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£5.25
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Sketches of Holmfirth and Disrict

by Rodgers, Beatrice

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Godley Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£12.00

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Holmfirth: The Holme Valley Press, 1970. No marks or inscriptions to contents. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright boards, very slight foxing/sunning to edges of covers, tiny label removal mark to upper front corner and no bumping to corners. 35pp. Sketches plus local history captions of… Read more
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£12.00
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The Naughty Nineties : A Pop-Up Book for Adults only

by Seymour, Peter

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Godley Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good (+)
ISBN
9780004118918
Item Price
£7.50

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London: Collins, 1993. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. Clean bright boards with a little bumping to uppercorners. A very clean copy. - and its all in perfect working order. pp. The book that explains and demonstrates why the term 'Naughty Nineties' didn't do justice to… Read more
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£7.50
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History of Birmingham (Signed By Author)

by Upton, Chris

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Godley Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good (-)
ISBN
9780850338706
Item Price
£4.95

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Chichester, Sussex: Phillimore & Co Ltd, 1997. Inscribed by author to title page. Also name inside front board covered by dust flap crossed out. No other marks to contents. A very clean very tight copy with minor damp effect to lower front edge and slight bumping to spine foot and lower corners. Dust jacket not… Read more
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£4.95
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Sea Shanties

by Stan Hugill

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Godley Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780214203299
Item Price
£29.00

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London: Barrie & Jenkins, 1980. No added marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slight foxing to front end papers and to page edges and no bumping to corners. 156pp. A description of when shanties were sung on the sailing ships, as… Read more
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£29.00
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Beer (Eyewitness Companions)

by Jackson, Michael

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Godley Books
Published
2007
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781405320283
Item Price
£8.25

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London: Dorling Kindersley, 2007. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 288pp. The story of beer and beer types with descriptions of very many beers listed by country or geographical area.. Soft Cover with Self-Wraps. Fine.… Read more
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£8.25
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London Transport at War

by Charles Graves

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Godley Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good (+)
ISBN
9780853290896
Item Price
£5.00

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London: London Transport, 1978. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked red cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with irregular sunning to rear. 95pp. An illustrated account of how London Transport coped during the Second World War..… Read more
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£5.00
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
Item Price
£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
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The Thurtell-Hunt Murder Case

by Borowitz, Albert

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Godley Books
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780860514831
Item Price
£5.75

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London: Robson Books Ltd, 1988. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked red cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with small indent to front and very slight creasing to top of spine. 304pp. The sensational crime that scandalized Regency… Read more
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£5.75
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