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DICTIONARY OF THE NAPOLEONIC WARS
Written by David G. Chandler.
Stock no. 1818372
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The soldiers, strategies, armaments, movement, and battles that shaped events during Napoleon's reign. 570 pages. B/w illustrations. 1200 entries. ISBN: 0853683530. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and lightly creased at edges.
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TIN-POTS AND PIRATE SHIPS: CANADIAN NAVAL FORCES AND GERMAN SEA RAIDERS 1880-1918
Written by Michael L. Hadley; Roger Sarty.
Stock no. 1818370
Published by McGill-Queen's University Press. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The authors shed new light on Canadian and German history - and on Canada's naval defences in particular - by exploring the naval operations and politics of both nations between 1880 and 1918. Red cloth boards, silver title to spine. A few b/w photos. xvi and 391 pages including index. ISBN: 0773507787. Boards lightly bowed. A few minor foxspots mainly to prelims and text block. Grey pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.
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AN INVENTORY OF THE ANCIENT MONUMENTS IN CAERNARVONSHIRE (THREE VOLUMES)
No author listed.
Stock no. 1818359
Published by The Royal Commission on Ancient and Historical Monuments in Wales. 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Three volumes complete. Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos and illustrations. Volume I: East is a first edition 1956. Volumes II & III are reprints with the title page and frontis replaced (appears that the originals were torn out) not immediately noticeable. Dustwrappers are lightly browned and a little creased, a few minor foxspots present.
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THAMES: SACRED RIVER
Written by Peter Ackroyd.
Stock no. 1818357
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A biography of the river, from source to sea. Exploring its history from prehistoric times to the present day. 490 pages. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780701172848.
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THE PRE-REFORMATION RECORD OF ALL SAINTS' CHURCH, BRISTOL: THE CHURCHWARDENS' ACCOUNTS
Written by Clive Burgess.
Stock no. 1818356
Published by Bristol Record Society. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Bristol Record Society's Publication Vol. 53. The second of a three-volume series edited by Clive Burgess. White cloth boards, black titles. ISBN: 090153823X.
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THE WESTMINSTER CORRIDOR
Written by David Sullivan.
Stock no. 1818355
Published by Historical Publications Ltd.. 1st 1994. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The historical and geographical setting for the building of a small monastery on the edge of the flooding Thames, which in time became Westminster Abbey. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0948667249. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased.
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AN INVENTORY OF THE HISTORICAL MONUMENTS IN THE CITY OF OXFORD
No author listed.
Stock no. 1818352
Published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office. 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A concise historical statement and pictorial record of the city. Large format. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Large folding b/w plans. Third impression. Text block lightly browned and grubby. Map present in rear pocket. Cream dustwrapper is a little grubby and is browned to spine.
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THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Oliver Rackham.
Stock no. 1818349
Published by Seven Dials. 1st thus 2000. Nearly fine condition.

The many-layered story of the British landscape. Large format. Colour photos. Pictorial card wraps. ISBN: 184188104X.
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THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Oliver Rackham.
Stock no. 1818343
Published by Phoenix Illustrated. 1st thus 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

The many-layered story of the British landscape. Large format. Colour photos. Pictorial card wraps. ISBN: 1857999533. Top of spine rubbed. Name in ink to inside front cover. Text block slightly grubby.
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TREASURES OF THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF IRELAND: IRISH ANTIQUITIES
Written by Patrick F. Wallace; Raghnall O Floinn.
Stock no. 1818341
Published by Gill and Macmillan. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A comprehensive introduction to the Irish antiquities collections of the National Museum of Ireland. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 0717128296. A few light scuff marks to boards. Text block slightly browned to top. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
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WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL 1079-1979
Written by Frederick Bussby.
Stock no. 1818340
Published by Paul Cave. 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Marking the nine hundredth anniversary of the foundation of Winchester Cathedral in 1079. Red cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and illustrations, a couple of photos in colour. xiv and 352 pages including index. ISBN: 0861460626. Text block slightly grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper slightly browned.
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THE MEDIEVAL GARDEN
Written by Sylvia Landsberg.
Stock no. 1818326
Published by British Museum Press. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Numerous illustrations in colour & b/w accompany a fascinating history of medieval garden design and how to re-create a medieval floral border, turf-covered bench or vine arbour in your own garden. Square format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0714120804. Small foxspots to top edge of text block.
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