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Image for Rulers of India : Lord Lawrence and the Reconstruction of India Under the Crown

Rulers of India : Lord Lawrence and the Reconstruction of India Under the Crown

By: Aitchison, Charles

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Oxford, At the Clarendon Press 1905: 1905

Book number: 55379

Condition: Very Good


216 pp. Full brown calf. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and black leather title label. Gilt school device of Framlingham College to front board and prize bookplate to front pastedown. All edges marbled and marbled endpapers. Bound by Relfe Brothers. Boards slightly darkened. Folding frontis map. Internally clean. View more info

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Women in the Factory : An Administrative Adventure, 1893 to 1921

By: Anderson, Adelaide Mary

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, John Murray 1922: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 54633

Condition: Very Good


xiii, 316, 6 pp. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Covers slightly marked & edgeworn. Ex-institutional library with some markings. Internally clean. View more info

Image for Cabala, Sive Scrinia Sacra: Mysteries of State and Government, in Letters of Illustrious Persons, and Great Ministers of State, As well Foreign as Domestick, In the Reigns of King Henry the Eighth, Queen Elizabeth, King James, and King Charles ... To which is added in this Third Edition, a Second Part ...

Cabala, Sive Scrinia Sacra: Mysteries of State and Government, in Letters of Illustrious Persons, and Great Ministers of State, As well Foreign as Domestick, In the Reigns of King Henry the Eighth, Queen Elizabeth, King James, and King Charles ... To which is added in this Third Edition, a Second Part ...

By: Anon

Price: £500.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Tho. Sawbridge, Mat. Gillyflower, Ric. Bentley, Mat. Wootton and Geo. Conniers 1691: 1691

Edition: Third Edition

Book number: 57898

Condition: Very Good


[xii], 380 [i.e. 384], [12] table + [xii], 110, [2] table, pp. Original dark brown mottled calf. Sympathetically rebacked with raised bands, blind-stamped decorations & gilt lettering to spine. Corners renewed. With the bookplate to front endpaper of noted Tudor & Stuart historian Roger Lockyer. Frontis engraving. Title-page in red & black. Internally clean. A few leaves with pencil underlining & marginal notes by Lockyer. Slight loss to corner of one leaf. Binding firm. Matches ESTC R2420 collation. View more info

Image for Text and Posters By Atelier Populaire: Posters from the Revolution Paris, May 1968

Text and Posters By Atelier Populaire: Posters from the Revolution Paris, May 1968

By: Atelier Populaire

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Dobson Books Ltd 1969: 1969

Book number: 45212

ISBN: 0234772875

Condition: Very Good


[xxvi], 98 pp., Illustrated in two tone. Cover marked, spine cracked at the base. The text pages, however are in pretty good shape. 40.5 cm tall View more info

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The Soviet Political Poster : 1917-1980 From the USSR Lenin Library Collection

By: Baburina, Nina

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Penguin 1985: 1985

Book number: 57157

ISBN: 0140081873

Condition: Very Good


204 pp. Large format paperback in pictorial slipcase. Slipcase rubbed & edgeworn. Slight wear to spine. Covers clean. Internally clean. Full-page colour plates throughout. View more info

Image for Economic Shanghai : Hostage to Politics 1937-1941

Economic Shanghai : Hostage to Politics 1937-1941

By: Barnett, Robert W.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: New York, Institute of Pacific Relations 1941: 1941

Book number: 59019

Condition: Good


xiii, 210 pp. Original printed paper wrappers. Spine darkened & covers slightly worn. Pencil notations to endpaper. Internally clean. With three maps, including one folding. Illustrations. View more info

Image for Workers on the Nile : Nationalism, Communism, Islam and the Egyptian Working Class, 1882-1954

Workers on the Nile : Nationalism, Communism, Islam and the Egyptian Working Class, 1882-1954

By: Beinin, Joel; Lockman, Zachary

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, I. B. Tauris & Company 1988: 1988

Book number: 37816

ISBN: 1850430764

Condition: Very Good


xix, (2), 488 pp. Red cloth in dw. Clean and unmarked copy, slightly faded on the spine. View more info

Image for In Darkest England, and the Way Out

In Darkest England, and the Way Out

By: Booth, General

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, International Headquarters of the Salvation Army N.d. [1890]: 1890

Book number: 59933

Condition: Very Good


Seventieth thousand. Published the same year as the first edition. 285, xxxi, (6) pp. Original cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Slight rubbing & wear to spine. Internally clean. Wonderful folding colour frontis present. PMM 373. View more info

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Nature Notes, Nature Notes the New Collection, Nature Notes III, Nature Notes IV

By: Brookes, Peter

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Little Brown & Co 1997: 1997

Book number: 40052

ISBN: 0316641537

Condition: Very Good


4 vols various paginations. Vols 1 and 2 feature bookplates signed by Brookes, Vols 2, 3 and 4 are all first editions. Minor rubbing and tanning to jackets, with a small tear to the rear of volume 4. View more info

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The Limits Of Protest

By: Buckman, Peter

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz 1970: 1970

Book number: 46414

Condition: Very Good


288 pp. Hardback in dw. Presentation copy from author with inscription to ffep and signature to title page. Dw slightly marked. Clean copy. Dustjacket design by Richard Crumb. View more info

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The ABC of Communism : A Popular Explanation of the Program of the Communist Party of Russia

By: Buharin, N. and E. Preobrazhensky

Price: £50.00

Publisher: N.p., The Communist Party of Great Britain 1922: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 60176

Condition: Very Good


422 pp. Original cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Spotting to endpapers with ink owner's name to front endpaper. Leaves age-darkened. Boards clean. Internally clean. View more info

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Irish Parliamentary Politics in the Eighteenth Century, Volume II 1730-1760

By: Burns, Robert E.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Washington D.C, The Catholic University of America Press 1991: 1991

Book number: 46465

ISBN: 081320710x

Condition: Very Good


xii, 356 pp., Jacket and edges slightly discoloured. Gift dedication on ffep. View more info

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The Morality of Marriage : And Other Essays on the Status and Destiny of Woman

By: Caird, Mona

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, George Redway 1897: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 52607

Condition: Very Good


First edition. xvi, 239 pp. Red half morocco over red cloth. Raised bands to spine with gilt title lettering. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Publisher's original acknowledgement slip tipped-in. Foxing to prelims and fore-edge. Bookplate to front pastedown and ink name to first blank. Mona Caird was a novelist and early feminist whose essays sparked a late-Victorian controversy regarding women's rights. VG View more info

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Modernism and the Celtic Revival

By: Castle, Gregory

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press 2001: 2001

Book number: 30078

ISBN: 052179319x

Condition: New


viii., 312 pp. View more info

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The Truth About Agricultural Depression : An Economic Study of the Evidence of the Royal Commission

By: Channing, Francis Allston

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co. 1897: 1897

Book number: 54572

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed by the author on the first blank. Channing became 1st Baron Channing of Wellingborough. xvi, 388 pp. Dark blue half morocco over blue cloth. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and maroon leather title label. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Minor marks to boards. Internally clean. View more info

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My Visit to Russia

By: Churchill, Clementine

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. N.d. [1945]: 1945

Book number: 52388

Condition: Near Fine


59 pp. Original printed paper wraps. Sole edition. Frontis photo of Mrs. Churchill on a visit to the Leningrad Orthopaedic Clinic for Children. Scarce. View more info

Image for My Early Life : A Roving Commission

My Early Life : A Roving Commission

By: Churchill, Winston S.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co. Ltd. 1942: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 57393

Condition: Very Good


392 pp. Publisher's dark blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In original printed dust wrapper. Cloth very fresh & clean. Dj chipped at spine ends. Gift bookplate to front pastedown. Internally clean. Illustrations. View more info

Image for Why I am a Free Trader. Coming Men on Coming Questions. No. I. Edited by W. T. Stead

Why I am a Free Trader. Coming Men on Coming Questions. No. I. Edited by W. T. Stead

By: Churchill, Winston S.

Price: £2,000.00

Publisher: London, W. T. Stead 1905: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 55704

Condition: Good


22, (2) pp. First edition, first appearance. Original paper wrappers. Photographic portrait of Churchill to front cover. Lacks rear cover. Front cover edgeworn & spotted. Internally clean. One-page prefatory notice by the editor W. T. Stead followed by three-page biographical sketch 'Winston Churchill: Past, Present, and Future.' Essay comprises 17 pages. Two pages of adverts at rear. Churchill's first writing on Free Trade after leaving the Conservatives in 1904 to join the Liberals. Subsequently republished in the collected volume 'Coming Men on Coming Questions,' later in the same year. Ve... View more info

Image for Arms and the Covenant : Speeches by The Right Hon. Winston S. Churchill C.H. M.P. [Speeches on Foreign Affairs and National Defence]

Arms and the Covenant : Speeches by The Right Hon. Winston S. Churchill C.H. M.P. [Speeches on Foreign Affairs and National Defence]

By: Churchill, Winston S. and compiled by Randolph S.Churchill

Price: £1,000.00

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd. 1938: 1938

Edition: First Edition, First Issue

Book number: 58248

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first issue with 18/- price on jacket flap. Only 5000 copies printed. 466 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine and in printed dust wrapper. Dj spotted & edgeworn with slight losses. Jacket spine darkened. Board edges marked. Darkeneing to prelims and fore-edge. Frontis portrait. No ownership names. Internally clean. Binding firm. Comprises more than forty of the speeches delivered by Churchill to the House of Commons from 1932-1938. View more info

Image for Europe Unite : Speeches 1947 and 1948

Europe Unite : Speeches 1947 and 1948

By: Churchill, Winston S. and edited by Randolph S. Churchill

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company Ltd. 1950: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57607

Condition: Very Good


ix, 506 pp. Maroon half morocco over red cloth. Raised bands to spine with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Prize binding with gilt school device of Northampton Grammar School to front board. Bound by Birdsall. Lengthy ink inscriptions to 2nd & 3rd blanks. Dampstain to bottom edge. Boards clean. Internally clean. View more info