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Image for Letters of Abelard and Heloise, The

Letters of Abelard and Heloise, The

By: N/A

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, England, Penguin Books: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISEUR128

ISBN: 0140442979

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 218gms, 309 pages. The story of Heloise and Abelard remains one of the world's most celebrated and tragic love affairs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Complete History of Australia (in three parts)

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dee Why West, Australia, Paul Hamlyn P/L: 1978

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: HISAUS413

ISBN: 0727102516

Condition: Good


All three books are softcovers, second impression, 5340gms, 1518 pgs (pages are continuous through three books). These three books have been issued as a box set. Box is included. This set of books documents the history of Australia from the beginning of European discovery. All three books are in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Book 1 has a 1/2 inch tear to the external spine, there is a small pen mark on the inside front page and the cover shows light creasing. Box is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-lov... View more info

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Royal Murders: Hatred, Revenge and the Seizing of Power

By: Ashdown, Dulcie. M.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Glocestershire; United Kingdom, Sutton Publishing Limited: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ROY3

ISBN: 075092053X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 425gms, 223 pages, and blank endpapers. Royal Murders spans more than a thousand years of European history, looking at the motives, means and consequences of the murders of- and sometimes by- members of Europe's ruling families. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in very good condition with no to very little 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'... View more info

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What's in a Street Name?

By: Badsey-Ellis, Antony

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Capital History: 2011

Edition: Second and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR122

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Day of the Barbarians, The: The Battle That Led to the Fall of the Roman Empire

By: Barbero, Alessandro

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Walker Publishing Company: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISANC73

ISBN: 0802716717

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 192gms, 180pgs. The dramatic, untold story of the battle that altered the shape of the ancient world. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Lucrezia Borgia

By: Bellonci, Maria

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Phoenix Press/The Orion Publishing Group: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOEUR34

ISBN: 184212059X

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, reprint edition, 500gms, 343 pages. This biography of Lucrezia Borgia is an eternal feminine story swinging between consent and rebellion. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Blitzed! The Battle of France May-June 1940

By: Bingham, Victor

Price: $40.00  $32.00

Publisher: Surrey, England, Air Research Publications: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO190

ISBN: 1871187079

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 548gms, 249 pages. The Battle of France was a battle lost for the RAF. It's men had been 'Blitzed' but were not beaten. This is their story. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Secrets of Vesuvius: Unlocking the Sources from Pompeii and Herculaneum

By: Cameron, Kate; and Lawless, Jennifer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: South Melbourne, Australia, Thomas Nelson Australia: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: EDUHIS1

ISBN: 0170127818

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 436g, 118pgs, includes original CD-Rom and pouch. Written to meet the course requirements for the HSC Ancient History Core Study. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. There is a small pen marking on the inside front page. Book has been covered in clear protective contact, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Oxford Companion to British History, The

By: Cannon, John (ed)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Great Britain, The Softback Preview: 1997

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISEUR121

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Oxford Companion to British History, The

By: Cannon, John (ed)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Great Britain, The Softback Preview: 1997

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISEUR119

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Charles Edward Stuart: The Life and Times of Bonnie Prince Charlie

By: Daiches, David

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK335

ISBN: 0500250340

Condition: Good


Hardcover with maroon/red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 800gms, 335 pages, maroon/red map endpapers. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Pages edges show some moderate soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Eugenie & Napoleon III

By: Duff, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Book Club Associates: 1978

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 001341

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark brown boards and pictorial dustjacket, edition not stated, 708gms, 308 pages, illustrated endpapers. 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 only mild shelf wear and fading to front and spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Durrell in Russia

By: Durrell, Gerald and Lee

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Simon and Schuster: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000892

ISBN: 0671612980

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 910gms, 192 pages. Famed naturalists Gerald and Lee Durrell explore the magnificent wildlife of the vast Russian nature reserves - from Arctic North to desert South, European West to Oriental East. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Europe Divided 1559-1598 (Fontana History of Europe)

By: Elliott, J. H.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Fontana Press: 1990

Edition: Fifteenth Impression

Seller ID: HISEUR62

ISBN: 0006860613

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, fifteenth impression, 394gms, 432 pages. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, light fading of the spine, 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! View more info

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Europe Divided 1559-1598 (Fontana History of Europe)

By: Elliott, J. H.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Fontana Press: 1989

Edition: Fourteenth Impression

Seller ID: HISEUR100

ISBN: 0006860613

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, fourteenth impression, 394gms, 432 pages. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Small black texta remainder mark to bottom edge of pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Our Heritage in Cross Stitch and Embroidery

By: Garforth, Vivienne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Simon & Schuster: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRASEW13

ISBN: 0731802772

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 354g, 120pgs. 24 delightful projects to make, inspired by different fashions and eras of Australia's history. includes colour photographs of each project. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Salvation - War Memoirs General De Gaulle - 1944-1946 - Volume III

By: General De Gaulle

Price: $45.00  $36.00

Publisher: London, England, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1960

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 000711

Condition: Fair


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dustjacket, edition not stated, assumed early edition of English translation, 444gms, 298 pages. This volume of General De Gaulle's War Memoirs covers the years between the Liberation of Paris in 1944 and his resignation in 1946. Book is in fair condition with general age-related wear and tear and minor page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear, plus a few small nicks and tears. DJ has been price clipped and partially repaired with sticky tape. Inside front endpaper shows a large marking from the previous... View more info

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Holocaust Journey: Travelling in Search of the Past

By: Gilbert, Martin

Price: $40.00  $32.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO221

ISBN: 0297818864

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1055gms, 480 pages, blank endpapers. This extraordinary and powerful book describes a 14 day journey made by Sir Martin Gilbert and a group of London University students of the Holocaust, to many of the sites associated with the Jewish history during and before the Second World War. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional posta... View more info

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Cultural Roots of National Socialism, The

By: Glaser, Hermann; and Menze, Ernest A. (translated by)

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Croom Helm Ltd: 1978

Edition: First English Language Edition

Seller ID: POLEUR4

ISBN: 0856645877

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first english language edition, 470gms, 289 pages. This book is a pitiless indictment of the German philistine mentality, which the author finds at the roots of Germany's embrace of totalitarianism. It has become a timeless classic and part of the vocabulary of postwar German reconstruction and rehabilitation. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front endpaper. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf w... View more info

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Young: The Origins of the Youngs and Their Place in History

By: Gray, Iain

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Midlothian, United Kingdom, Lang Syne Publishers Ltd: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR132

ISBN: 1852172045

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 36gms, 31 pages. Here is recounted the colourful and stirring tale of bearers of a surname who have been at the forefront of Scottish affairs throughout all the long centuries of the nation's turbulent history. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info