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Dr. Sam : Johnson Detector Being a Light Heartec Collection n the Career of the Great Lexicographer Narraed as from the Pen of James Boswell

by De La Torre, Lillian

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Published
1946
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946. Hardcover, 1st edition. Blue-green covers with faded titles and design on cover and spine. Wonderful illustration facing title page. Interior clean and tight. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.
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The Accusing Ghost or Justice for Casement

by Noyes, Alfred

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Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$19.36

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London: Victor Gollancz, 1957. Hardcover 1st edition. Red covers with (faded) gilt titles on spine. Minor shelfwear and light rubbing, otherwise a very good sturdy copy. No DJ. About Roger Casement, the Irish Nationalist. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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The King's Grace 1910 - 1935

by Buchan, John

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Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
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AU$20.03

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1935. Hardcover, 1st Popular Edition, 6th impression. The celebrated book on King Edward VII. Pictorial covers. Illustrated. Minor shelf and edgewear otherwise a good sturdy copy. Dust jacket is lightly rubbed and now protected in plastic. First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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In the Footsteps of Sherlock Holmes

by Harrison, Michael

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Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$22.12

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New York: Frederick Fell, 1960. Hardcover 1st edition. The author delves into the origins, background and motives of the master detective, tracking him across Victorian England. Filled with anecdotes and descriptions, and contains 24 pages of half-tone illustrations. Minor shelfwear otherwise a fine clean sturdy copy. Dust jacket is a little edgeworn, otherwise quite good. First… Read more
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The English Countryside - a Bok of Photographs By J. Dixon Scott

by J. Dixon Scott ; Rose Macaulay

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Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: F. J. Ward, 1935. Hardcover 1st edition. Tweed covers with original green label on front. A lovely collection of vintage photographs featuring Cornwall, Dartmoor, Devon, Somerset, Dorset, Cotswolds, Wiltshire, Salibury Plain, Berkshire, New Forest, Hampshire, Sussex, Kent, Surrey, Buckinghamshire, Burnham, Norfolk, Lincolnshire, Worcestershire, Peak District, Derbyshire, Lake District. Gorgeous village and pastoral views. Minor shelfwear… Read more
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Scottish Covenanters

by Taylor, James

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Published
1900
Condition
Very Good
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AU$62.22

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1900. Delightful pictorial hardcover, 5th edition from 1900. Cover and spine show lily pads and long stemmed flowers emerging from a pond. Aside from a touch of shelf and edgwear the book is in remarkable shape. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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Mary Queen of Scotland and the Isles

by George, Margaret

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780312950675
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AU$20.03

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New York: St Martins Pr, 1993. Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean sturdy copy - From the publisher:"The strong-willed sixteenth-century monarch comes to life in a fictional account of her eventful days, from her time as Queen of France to her imprisonment. By the author of The Autobiography of Henry VIII.". Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Those Earnest Victorians

by Wingfield-Stratford, Esme

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
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New York: Apollo Editions William Morrow, 1930. Copyright date given as 1930, this copy likely printed in the 1960s. A detailed and insightful social history of British civilization between Waterloo and the Great War. Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean bright coyy. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Panorama of Pinner Village

by Gadsen, E.J.S.

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Published
1969
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
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AU$20.03

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UK: Pinner, 1969. Hardcover, 1st version of this completely completely revised edition. Green covers with gilt lettering on spine, the book is in wonderful shape and is filled with vintage photographs of the Middlesex town. The dust jacket is clean and bright, only presenting a little edgewear and a couple small closed tears at back. First Thus. Half-Leather.… Read more
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Le Morte d'Arthur - Limited Edition

by Malory, Sir Thomas

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Published
1955
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
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AU$34.57

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London: Heritage Press - Golden Cockerel, 1955. Hardcover produced in this limited edition, in original slipcase. Very nice illustrated with engravings by Gibbings. Black spine with gilt titles, cover feature a heraldic device. Minor shelfwear otherwise quite fine, and the slipcase is also in lovely shape. First Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Gibbings, Robert .… Read more
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Betjeman's Britain

by Lycett Green, Candida

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Published
1999
Condition
As New
Edition
First Thus
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AU$27.65

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London: Folio Society, 1999. GIFT QUALITY - APPEARS UNREAD! Complete with original slipcase box. . First Thus. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Illus. by Grosz, George.
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King Charles Preserved : An account of His Escape After the Battle of Worchester Dictated by the King Himself

by Pepys, Samuel

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Published
1956
Condition
As New
Edition
First Thus
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AU$12.32

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USA: Rodale Press Miniature Books, 1956. Lovely harcover with delightful illustrations. Appears almost UNREAD! Dust jacket presents a touch of edgewear otherwise it too is quite good.. First Thus. Half-Leather. As New/Very Good. Illus. by Bartlett, Maurice .
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Just Wandering in Devon

by Delderfield, Eric R.

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Published
1955
Condition
Fair to Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$19.92

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Exmouth : Raleigh Press, 1955. First edition, 2nd printing. Contains 18 illustrations and lively text. The covers are somewhat worn and present edgewear, interior thankfully is quite good.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair to Good.
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Stonehenge Wiltshire : Department of the Environment Official Handbook

by Newall, R. S.

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Published
1959
Condition
Fine
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London: Department of the Environment, Ancient Monuments and Historic Buildings , 1959. A clean fresh copy that appears UNREAD! 35 pages. Includes large pull out map at back. 1975 printing. Soft Cover. Fine.
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The Once and Future King - the Classic Arthurian Epic

by White, T. H.

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Published
1988
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780006153108
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AU$13.81

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UK: Fontana / Collins, 1988. Some edgewear and age toning of pages, otherwise still a good reading coyp. Soft Cover. Good.
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Sarum

by Rutherfurd, Edward

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Published
1988
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780099527305
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AU$19.98

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UK: Arrow, 1988. One of Rutherfurd's best! Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, light age toning of pages otherwise quite good. Mass Market Paperback. Good.
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Songs of Lady Nairne

by Carolina Oliphant Nairne Nairne, Baroness

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Published
1912
Condition
Very Good
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Edinburgh: T.N. Foulis, 1912. Lovely little softcover with a very pretty illustration of the front cover and four other colour illustrations inside. Minor edgewear otherwise fine. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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the Houses of Parliament : An Illustrated Guide to the Palace of Westminster

by Fell, Bryan

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
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AU$8.17

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London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1965. 10th revised edition, contains pull out plan of the principle floor and another of the yard. Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean bright copy. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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The Official Guide to Burntisland in Fifeshire 1963

by Burntisland Town Councel

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Published
1963
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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UK: Unicorn Publishing Company, 1963. Wonderful booklet, 38 pages, small map at back. Illustrated throughout with photographs from the 1960s and advertisements from the same period. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.
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The Intellectual Milieu of Lord MacAulay

by Griffin, John R.

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Published
1965
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$13.70

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Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 1965. Some edgewear, rubbing of creasing of covers, glue inside spine is becoming a little brittle, but otherwise the interior is good and clean and overall a good reading copy. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good.
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