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Mountbatten: Eighty Years in Pictures

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK144

ISBN: 0333265580

Condition: Fair


Hardcover, first edition, 880g, 224pgs, family tree on endpapers, black & white and colour photographs. There is, as Lord Mountbatten writes, great pleasure to be taken from leafing through a family album. Turn these pages and you will be taken on a journey throughout the twentieth century that no other can rival. Ex-library book is in fair condition with moderate general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition, with plastic cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Mountbatten: Eighty Years in Pictures

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, UK, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK217

ISBN: 0333265580

Condition: Good


Hardcover, first edition, 880g, 224pgs, family tree on endpapers, black & white and colour photographs. There is, as Lord Mountbatten writes, great pleasure to be taken from leafing through a family album. Turn these pages and you will be taken on a journey throughout the twentieth century that no other can rival. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Mountbatten: Eighty Years in Pictures

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK307

ISBN: 0333265580

Condition: Good


Hardcover, first edition, 880g, 224pgs, family tree on endpapers, black & white and colour photographs. There is, as Lord Mountbatten writes, great pleasure to be taken from leafing through a family album. Turn these pages and you will be taken on a journey throughout the twentieth century that no other can rival. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear. Dust jacket shows heavy chipping, a few small tears to corners and one large 2-3inch tear to front side. Title... View more info

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Falling Angels

By: Chevalier, Tracy

Price: $5.50

Publisher: London, England, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISFIC139

ISBN: 0007108265

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 304gms, 403 pages. Falling Angels follows the fortunes of two families in the first years of the twentieth century. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Greetings, Carbon-Based Bipeds!: A Vision of the 20th Century as It Happened

By: Clarke, Arthur C.; and Macauley, Ian T. (ed)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, England, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCISPA33

ISBN: 0002246988

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 388gms, 558 pages. The most visionary and versatile thinker of his age gathers together in a single volume his most significant and prophetic non-fiction writings to present a personal view of the twentieth century. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Danish Girl, The

By: Ebershoff, David

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Crows Nest, NSW, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2015

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISFIC907

ISBN: 1760292788

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 300gms, 310 pages. Set against the glitz and decadence of 1920s Copenhagen, Paris and Dresden, and inspired by a true story, The Danish Girl is about one of the most passionate and unusual marriages of the twentieth century. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Remember When: The Twentieth Century in Pictures

By: Epstein, Dan

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Popular Publishing Company, LLC: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS21

ISBN: 1590270223

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards replicated on the dust jacket, First Edition, 1,200gms, 256 pages, grey coloured endpapers. From Sinatra to the Spice Girls, psychedielia to The Phantom Menace, and Slinkies to Shakespeare in Love, with all the crazes, fads and fashions in between, this book takes you on a colourful year-by-year trip through a century of pop culture. 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, no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than... View more info

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War of the World, The: History's Age of Hatred

By: Ferguson, Niall

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, England, Allen Lane: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WAR163

ISBN: 0713997087

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1415gms, 745 pages, blue endpapers. From the conflicts that presaged the First World War to the aftershocks of the Cold War, the 20th century was by far the bloodiest in all human history. How can we explain the astonishing scale and intensity of its violence when, thanks to the advances of science and economics, most people were better off than ever before? Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only ligh... View more info

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Sex and the British: A Twentieth Century History

By: Ferris, Paul

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, England, Mandarin Paperbacks: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISEUR115

ISBN: 0749317051

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, reprint, 282gms, 461 pages. In his vivid and wide-ranging account of the British way of sex since 1900, Ferris goes behind the closed doors of almost a century of sexual history - and finds things that will shock, delight and surprise us all. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Hopkins: A Collection Of Critical Essays (Twentieth Century Views)

By: Hartman, Geoffrey H. (ed)

Price: $5.50

Publisher: New Jersey, USA, Prentice Hall: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: LITCRI13

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 240g, 182pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Larousse Encyclopedia of Modern Art

By: Huyghe, Rene (ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Middlesex, UK, Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ART127

ISBN: 060002380X

Condition: Fair to Good


Softcover, reprint, 1.375kg, 444pgs. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Norma Jean: A Hollywood Love Story

By: Jordan, Ted

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, Great Britain, Sidgwick & Jackson Limited: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA12

ISBN: 02839987982

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 600gms, 234 pages, blank endpapers. Norma Jean: A Hollywood Love Story can truthfully be described as sensational: It is also insightful, caring and superbly written book about one of the most intriguing women of the twentieth century. Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is good condition with very mild shelf wear, no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Lady Chatterley's Lover

By: Lawrence, D.H.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, England, Penguin Books: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC829

ISBN: 0140622500

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 190gms, 314 pages. The story of Constance Chatterley's sexual awakening through her affair with Mellors the gamekeeper has remained one of the most controversial novels of the twentieth century. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Tank Versus Tank

By: Macksey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, UK, Guild Publishing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARLAN2

Condition: Good


Hardcover, first edition, 914g, 192pgs. The illustrated story of armoured battlefield conflict in the twentieth century. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Rosalind Franklin: The Dark Lady of DNA

By: Maddox, Brenda

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 2003

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK1

ISBN: 0006552110

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Paperback Edition, 275gms, 380 pages. In this compelling biography of Franklin, Brenda Maddox tells the story of a remarkably single-minded, forthright and tempestuous young woman, who at the age of fifteen decided she wanted to be a scientist but who was airbrushed our of the greatest scientific discovery of the twentieth century. Book is in good condition with no to very little general wear and tear, some mild discoloration to pages, some sticky residue on spine, black lines down page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Webster's New Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language (Unabridged)

By: McKechnie, Jean L. (ed); and Webster, Noah

Price: $30.00

Publisher: USA, Collins: 1976

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: REF133

ISBN: 0529048523

Condition: Good


Hardcover with brown/black boards and gold stamped lettering, dust jacket missing, second edition, deluxe colour, unabridged, 4.4kgs, 2129 pages, plus maps and other appendiced, illustrated endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor age-related general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Backtrack: Australia's Twentieth Century

By: Miller, Glen

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Frenchs Forest, Australia, New Holland Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS251

ISBN: 1864366087

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, First Edition, 725gms, 248 pages. Backtrack- Australian's Twentieth Century presents a brief, yet evocative, survey of the world's major and lesser know events of the last 100 years. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, 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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Tantra: The Way of Acceptance

By: Osho

Price: $10.00

Publisher: East Sussex, UK, Ixos Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: REL262

ISBN: 0681069023

Condition: Good


Soft cover, first edition, 478g, 144pgs. Written by one of the most provocative mystics of the twentieth century. 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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Twentieth Century Art: Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest

By: Pataky, Krisztina; and Pataky, Denes

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Budapest, Corvina: 1978

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: ART16

ISBN: 9631304140

Condition: Good


Hardcover with white boards and pictorial dustjacket, edition not stated, 536gms, 48 pages. This book features some of the twentieth century art collection of the Budapest Museum of Fine Arts. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and one small tear to top right hand corner. There is an ownership sticker on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Abduction Enigma, The

By: Randle, Kevin D.; Estes, Russ; Cone, William P.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Forge: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: PARALI7

ISBN: 0312872704

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 500g, 416pgs. The truth behind the mass alien abductions of the late twentieth century. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info