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HISTORY (BRITISH)

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CHILDREN'S COSTUME IN ENGLAND
Written by Phillis Cunnington; Anne Buck.
Stock no. 2128788
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

From the 14th to end of the 19th century. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713603712. Page edge browning. Name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is creased with a few marks and price-cut.
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THE GREAT BOOK OF CORGI 1956-1983 POCKET BOOK
Written by Marcel R. Van Cleemput.
Stock no. 1816939
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1st 1989. Fine condition.

This Corgi Pocketbook is a supplement to The Great Book of Corgi 1956-1983. Red cardwraps with gilt title to front. 79 pages. ISBN: 090456858X.
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THE GREAT BOOK OF BRITAINS: 100 YEARS OF BRITAINS TOY SOLDIERS 1893-1993
Written by James Opie.
Stock no. 1816909
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Blue boards, white titles. Colour photos. 640 pages. ISBN: 1872727328. Two small puncture holes to top rear edge of spine also slightly visible on dustwrapper. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded to spine and front panel.
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THE CITY OF LONDON VOLUME III: ILLUSIONS OF GOLD 1914-1945
Written by David Kynaston.
Stock no. 1816901
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers showing map of London 1934. B/w photos. ISBN: 0701161507. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.
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THE CITY OF LONDON: VOLUME IV: A CLUB NO MORE 1945-2000
Written by David Kynaston.
Stock no. 1816896
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The culminating volume of his universally acclaimed history, the author leads us through the dramatic post-war years, from derelict bomb-sites to shimmering skyscrapers. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Map of the City of London in 1970 to endpapers. B/w photos. 886 pages including index. ISBN: 0701169494. Text block slightly grubby. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and slightly edge-creased.
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THE BAYEUX TAPESTRY AND THE NORMAN INVASION
Written by Lewis Thorpe; William Of Poitiers.
Stock no. 2128748
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 1979. Slightly better than very good condition.

Red cloth spine, dark blue patterned boards, gilt title. Colour illustrations. Spine is a little faded with some spotting. Slip case is very good - a bit of chipping to a couple of corners.
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EMINENT VICTORIANS
Written by Lytton Strachey.
Stock no. 2128738
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition.

Cardinal Manning, Florence Nightingale, Dr. Arnold, General Gordon. Green and gold pictorial cloth, white title block to spine. Colour illustrations. Slip case is better than very good - slightly faded to one edge.
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MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS
Written by Antonia Fraser.
Stock no. 2128736
Published by Folio Society. 2005. Fine condition.

Brick red cloth with gilt title label to spine and decoration to front cover. Introduction by Roy Strong. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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THE HISTORY AND DESCRIPTION OF ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Written by Edward Mammatt.
Stock no. 2128714
Published by W. & J. Hextall; White Lion Books. 1974. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations to spine, gilt vignette to front cover. Facsimile of the 1852 original. ISBN: 0856178578. Browning to spine. A few marks to covers. Bumping to corners. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.
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CWMBRAN AND OTHER ROUTES AS THE CROW FLIES
Written by Chris Barber; Ken Marshall; et al.
Stock no. 2128708
2005. Very good condition.

Cwmbran & District Writers. Card wraps. B/w photos. Revised edition. ISBN: 1872730345. Some wear to cover edges.
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EDMUND JONES THE OLD PROPHET
Written by J. Glyndwr Harris.
Stock no. 2128707
Published by Ebenezer Church. 1st 1987. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. A few small marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges.
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VISITATION OF ENGLAND AND WALES VOLUME 11
Written by Frederick Arthur Crisp.
Stock no. 2128665
1st 1903. Very good condition.

Large format. Vellum spine with gilt title, green-blue cloth. 500 copies. Privately printed. 12 plates. This is Copy No. 12. Spine is bumped and browned with some fading to gilt. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few small page margin tears.
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