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HISTORY (BRITISH)

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ENGLAND 1945-2000
Written by Felipe Fernandez-Armesto.
Stock no. 1608363
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Nearly fine condition.

A History of England series. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Colour and b/w illustrations and photographs. 624 pages. Contained in a blue slipcase.
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THE LONG WEEKEND
Written by Robert Graves; Alan Hodge.
Stock no. 1608359
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Fine condition.

A Social History of Great Britain 1918-1939. Colour photographic pictorial boards. Colour and b/w photos. Contained in a burgundy slipcase.
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ENGLAND UNDER THE TUDORS
Written by Geoffrey R. Elton.
Stock no. 1608358
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Fine condition.

A History of England series. Blue boards, gilt decorations. Colour and b/w illustrations. Contained in a blue slipcase which has some bumping and rubbing to corners.
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FROM AN ACORN, THE TREE
Written by Harry Lewis.
Stock no. 1608341
c. 1949. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Bound with cord through spine. 44 pages. B/w photos. A history of the Wandsworth Gas Company. Special supplement to The Wandgas Magazine. Covers a little scuffed and darkened. Cover edges creased. Grubby mark to page 37.
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THE ENGLISH COUNTRY CHAIR
Written by Ivan Sparkes.
Stock no. 1608339
Published by Spurbooks Limited. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An illustrated history of chairs and chairmaking. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0902875361. Spine bumped. Wrapper is lightly edge worn.
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ENGLISH HISTORIC CARPENTRY
Written by Cecil A. Hewett.
Stock no. 2122038
Published by Phillimore & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Practical insight into the structure and age of our homes and outbuildings. Showing that the master carpenters of the past achieved their highest levels of craftsmanship well before the master masons. Large format. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0850333547. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks.
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THE TALYBONT SAGA
Written by David A. Tipper.
Stock no. 2122037
Published by Dwr Cymru. 1993. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. The story of the Talybont dam and reservoir. ISBN: 0860971295. Wrinkling to front cover and first few pages of book.
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THE WHEELWRIGHT'S SHOP
Written by George Sturt.
Stock no. 2122032
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Beige cloth. B/w photos and illustrations. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with some foxing; splash mark along one edge.
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THE STORY OF THE VIVIANS
Written by Stanley Vivian.
Stock no. 2122023
1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Cornish Family Through Seven Centuries at Home and Abroad. Card wraps. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0951481401. Light wear to corners.
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A TOUR THROUGH THE WHOLE ISLAND OF GREAT BRITAIN
Written by Daniel Defoe.
Stock no. 2122018
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Fine condition.

Large format. Dark green cloth spine with gilt title. Green and gilt map of part of the UK on front cover. Colour & b/w illustrations. 524 pages. Contained in near fine pictorial slip case.
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OAK FURNITURE THE BRITISH TRADITION
Written by Victor Chinnery.
Stock no. 2121948
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos and diagrams. A History of Early Furniture in the British Isles and New England. ISBN: 0902028618. Some light wear to spine. Name in ink to verso of front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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NORTHOWRAM ITS HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES
Written by Mark Pearson.
Stock no. 2121945
Published by F. King & Sons. 1898. Almost very good condition.

With a Life of Oliver Heywood and Histories of Heywood Chapel, Coley Church, Bell School, Old Halls, Residences and Families of Northowram and Shibden Dale. Large format. Dark green leather covers, gilt titles. Folding map. Scuffing and wear, with chipping to leather covers. Some foxing. Black in splash marks to outer page edges, which also bleed through to some page margins. Small edge-tear to fold-out map.
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