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Person of Consequence: Queen Victoria and Her Circle, Auchincloss, Louis
1 Auchincloss, Louis Person of Consequence: Queen Victoria and Her Circle
New York, USA Random House 1979 039450425 Edition Not Stated Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Fair to Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, edition not stated, 798gms, 208 pages, illustrated endpapers. In this book the author draws a vivid picture of Victoria and the people who influenced her in both her public and private life. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in fair to good condition with moderate shelf wear, scuffing and a few small nicks and tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Rebellion or Revolution?: England from Civil War to Restoration, Aylmer, G.E.
2 Aylmer, G.E. Rebellion or Revolution?: England from Civil War to Restoration
Oxford, England Oxford University Press 1987 0192892126 / 9780192892126 Reprint Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint edition, 222gms, 274 pages. A history of England between 1640 and 1660. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and minor page discolouration throguhout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 
 
What's in a Street Name?, Badsey-Ellis, Antony
3 Badsey-Ellis, Antony What's in a Street Name?
Capital History 2011 1854143501 Second and Enlarged Edition Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Softcover, second and enlarged edition, 104gms, 80 pages. This book references the street names of London. In these names, the occupations, owners, nationalities, and even hobbies of the people who lived in London, often centuries ago, are recorded. Book is in very good condition with only minor wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 8.00 AUD
 
 
Roman Britain and Early England 55 B.C- A.D 871: A History of England (Volume 1), Blair, Peter. Hunter
4 Blair, Peter. Hunter Roman Britain and Early England 55 B.C- A.D 871: A History of England (Volume 1)
Edinburgh, Scotland Thomas Nelson And Sons Ltd 1963 First Edition Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Good Fair to Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 600gms 292 pages, blank endpapers. Despite the paucity of eye-witness accounts, the author has presented a comprehensive, fascinating study not only of the military vicissitudes of the Roman occupation but also of the provincial government, town and country life, communications and religious beliefs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to page edges and some pages. Dust jacket is in fair to good condition with moderate shelf wear, dust jacket has been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 22.00 AUD
 
 
5 Bord, Janet; Bord, Colin; Ashe, Geoffrey; and Hyams, Edward Britain's Secret Heritage: Mysterious Britain (#1); The Quest for Arthur's Britain (#2); and The Changing Face of Britain (#3) - All 3 Volumes Presented in Slipcase
Herts, England Paladin 1977 05860815772 Reprint Softcover with Slip Case Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
All three volumes are softcovers presented in a pictorial laminated slipcase, reprint, 1080gms, 287 pages (#1), 238 pages (#2), 256 pages (#3). Books are in good condition with moderate general wear and mild page discolouration throughout. Slip case is in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Books weigh over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
RAF Operations 1918-1938, Bowyer, Chaz
6 Bowyer, Chaz RAF Operations 1918-1938
London, England William Kimber & Co. Limited 1988 0718306716 / 9780718306717 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 692gms, 320 pages, blank endpapers. This carefully research and fascinating history, amply illustrated with many unusual photographs, fills a gap in aviation literature and sets the record straight over the so-called years of peace. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a pen marking from a previous owner on the inside front endpaper. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
 
 
English Country Churches, Brabbs, Derry
7 Brabbs, Derry English Country Churches
London, Great Britain George Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd 1985 0297786849 / 9780297786849 First Edition Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 725gms, 160 pages, beige coloured endpapers. This book is a celebration of English churches, which despite their basic arrangement of tower, nave, aisles and chancel are so varied in their architecture, regional styles, structural materials, personalities and settings that they present an endless feast, each one combining familiarity with surprise and pleasure. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in very good condition with no visible shelf wear, slight crease and fold to front fold, no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
Fight Against Slavery, The, Brady, Terence; Jones, Evan
8 Brady, Terence; Jones, Evan Fight Against Slavery, The
London, Great Britain British Broadcasting Corporation 1975 0563128682 / 9780563128687 First Edition Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 400gms, 144 pages, illustrated endpapers. In 1750 John Newton set sail for West Africa from Liverpool. Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear, some very mild page discoloration. Dust jacket is in good condition with no visible shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Devon Villages, Burton, S. H.
9 Burton, S. H. Devon Villages
London, England Robert Hale & Company 1973 0709136595 / 9780709136590 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 496gms, 192 pages, blue endpapers. This book encourages the reader to make their own discoveried about the villages of Devon; a starting point from which to begin a delightful and rewarding journey. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discoloration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only moderate shelf wear. Dust jacket is price slipped and shows a few small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 11.50 AUD
 
 
Prisons and Punishments of London, Byrne, Richard
10 Byrne, Richard Prisons and Punishments of London
London, England Harrap Books 1989 0245546782 / 9780245546785 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 788g, 211pgs. This book is the first full survey of London's many prisons throughout the ages, from the Tower to Pentonville, and of the punishments meted out to felons. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and very light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen inscription from the previous owner on the inside front page. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
 
 
Oxford Companion to British History, The, Cannon, John (ed)
11 Cannon, John (ed) Oxford Companion to British History, The
Great Britain The Softback Preview 1997 First Thus Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover, first thus, 1815gms, 1044 pages. A monumental 2000 years of British history - from 55 BC to the present day - in a single convenient volume. Book is in very good condition with only very minor wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book will weigh almost 2kg with packaging and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
 
 
Oxford Companion to British History, The, Cannon, John (ed)
12 Cannon, John (ed) Oxford Companion to British History, The
Great Britain The Softback Preview 1997 First Thus Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover, first thus, 1815gms, 1044 pages. A monumental 2000 years of British history - from 55 BC to the present day - in a single convenient volume. Book is in very good condition with only very minor wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book will weigh almost 2kg with packaging and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
 
 
Blind Man's Vision: The Story of St Dunstan's in Words and Pictures, Castleton, David
13 Castleton, David Blind Man's Vision: The Story of St Dunstan's in Words and Pictures
London, England St Dunstan's 1990 0902040022X First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with maroon boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 786g, 158pgs. This is the story of Arthur Pearson, who set up an organisation known as St Dunstan's dedicated to helping returned servicemen from the Western Front who had been blinded, lead full and independently satisfying lives. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and very light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen inscription from the previous owner on the inside front page. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Emperor of the United States of America and Other Magnificent British Eccentrics, The, Caufield, Catherine
14 Caufield, Catherine Emperor of the United States of America and Other Magnificent British Eccentrics, The
London, England Routledge 1981 0710009577 / 9780710009579 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 578gms, 223 pages. This book features short biographies of 104 of the greatest British eccentrics. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, previous owner's stamp is found on inside front blank enpaper. Dust jacket shows only light shelf wear but has been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 11.00 AUD
 
 
Sex Lives of the Kings and Queens of England, The, Cawthorne, Nigel
15 Cawthorne, Nigel Sex Lives of the Kings and Queens of England, The
London, England Prion 1994 185371391 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover book with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 192pp, weighs 1010gms. This is an irreverent expose of the Monarchs from Henry VIII to the Present Day. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dustjacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
 
 
Winston S. Churchill: Volume 1 - Youth - 1874-1900, Churchill, Randolph S.
16 Churchill, Randolph S. Winston S. Churchill: Volume 1 - Youth - 1874-1900
London, England Heinemann 1966 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with red boards, no dust jacket, first edition, 1195g, 608pgs. The first volume in the biography of Winston S Churchill. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with minor shelf wear and scuffing. Dust jacket is missing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Winston S. Churchill: Youth 1874-1900 (Vol #1), Churchill, Randolph S.
17 Churchill, Randolph S. Winston S. Churchill: Youth 1874-1900 (Vol #1)
London, England Heinemann 1966 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Poor 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with red boards and dust jacket, first edition, 1205gms, 608 pages. The first volume in the definitive biography of Winston S. Churchill as written by his son Randolph S. Churchill. This volume covers the years from his birth to his return to England from an American lecture tour on the day of Queen Victoria's funeral in order to embark on his political career. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are also in good condition with only mild shelf wear. Dust jacket is in poor condition with several large tears and it has also been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Island Race, The, Churchill, Winston S.
18 Churchill, Winston S. Island Race, The
Devon, England Webb & Bower Ltd 1985 0863501133 / 9780863501135 Reprint Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 2060gms, 313 pages. This book is an abridgement by Timothy Baker of the four volumes of 'A History of English Speaking Peoples' by Sir Winston Churchill. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear but has been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
 
 
Croydon Airport and the Battle for Britain 1939-1940, Cluett, Douglas; Bogle, Joanna; and Learmonth, Bob
19 Cluett, Douglas; Bogle, Joanna; and Learmonth, Bob Croydon Airport and the Battle for Britain 1939-1940
Surrey, England London Borough of Sutton Libraries and Arts Services 1984 090733511X / 9780907335115 First Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 338gms, 166 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Encyclopaedia of Arthurian Legends, The, Coghlan, Ronan
20 Coghlan, Ronan Encyclopaedia of Arthurian Legends, The
Dorset, England Element Books Limited 1991 1852301996 / 9781852301996 Edition Not Stated Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Davis, Courtney 
Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, edition not stated, 546gms, 234 pages. This book gives brief entries on all the major themes and characters of the legends, as well as on many minor figures whose identities will have remained at best shadowy. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear. Dust jacket has been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 
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