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HISTORY GENERAL

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THE HISTORY OF THE ILLUSTRATED BOOK
Written by John Harthan.
Stock no. 2122411
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st thus 1997. Very good condition.

The Western Tradition. Large format. Card wraps. With 465 illustrations, 33 in colour. ISBN: 0500279462. Cover edges are a bit faded. Black pen mark to outer page edges.
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WORLD FREEMASONRY AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by John Hamill; R.A. Gilbert.
Stock no. 2122280
Published by Aquarian Thorsons. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0850307228. Light bumping and wear to top and tail of spine and a couple of corners. Wrapper is price-cut with some light edge-creasing; a little faded along a couple of edges.
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MAYFLOWER
Written by Nathaniel Philbrick.
Stock no. 1608918
Published by Harper Press. 1st 2006. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Voyage to War. The story of the Pilgrim fathers who set sail on the Mayflower in 1620 culminating in the bloody and little-known battle they waged against the Native Americans during King Philip's war in 1675. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. xvii and 461 pages. ISBN: 9780007151271. Spine bumped. Wrapper edge creased.
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KOH-I-NOOR THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD'S MOST INFAMOUS DIAMOND
Written by William Dalrymple; Anita Anand.
Stock no. 1608907
Published by Bloomsbury. 2017. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Dark blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781408888841. SIGNED by author on title page (with dedication). This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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TOYSHOP STEAM
Written by Basil Harley.
Stock no. 1608888
Published by Model & Allied Publications. 1st 1978. Very good condition.

Colour and b/w photos. From Birmingham to Mamod Models. The story of the growth of the great steam-toymakers and a full reference section for the collector. ISBN: 085242583X.
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MCCRAE'S BATTALION
Written by Jack Alexander.
Stock no. 1608868
Published by Mainstream Publishing. 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of the 16th Royal Scots. 320 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 1840187077. Reprint. Spine and corners bumped.
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FOUR THOUSAND LIVES
Written by Clare Ungerson.
Stock no. 1608850
Published by The History Press. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The rescue of German Jewish men to Britain 1939. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780752497938. Corners bumped. SIGNED by author (with dedication) on title page.
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FATAL VOYAGE
Written by Dan Kurzman.
Stock no. 1608849
Published by Atheneum. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The sinking of the USS Indianapolis. The true story of the US Navy's greatest sea disaster, a WWII scandal that still haunts the Pentagon. B/w photos. ISBN: 0689120079.
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LEFT TO DIE
Written by Dan Kurzman.
Stock no. 1608848
Published by Pocket Books. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The tragedy of the USS Juneau. How nearly 700 men died in torpedo and shark attacks in one of WWII's most secret scandals. B/w photos. ISBN: 0671748734. Spine bumped. Black felt tip mark to textblock. Contents near fine.
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JUTLAND AN ANALYSIS OF THE FIGHTING
Written by John Campbell.
Stock no. 1608840
Published by Conway. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w diagrams. 439 pages. ISBN: 0851773796. Price-cut wrapper.
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IN THE NAME OF THE GODS
Written by David Elkington; Paul Howard Ellson.
Stock no. 1608768
Published by Green Man Press. 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The mystery of resonance and the prehistoric messiah. A book which aims to resolve many baffling historical enigmas. ISBN: 0953993000. SIGNED and numbered by author on bookplate on title page. This is copy number 503. Spine bumped.
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MERCHANT SAILING SHIPS 1815-1850: THE SUPREMACY OF SAIL
Written by David R. MacGregor.
Stock no. 1608489
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The second of a three volume series. Large format. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0851772943. Spine and corners bumped. Wrapper edge creased.
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