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BLACKPOOL AND FLEETWOOD BY TRAM
Written by Steve Palmer.
Stock no. 1317485
Published by Platform 5 Publishing Ltd. 1st 1988. Very good condition.

1898-1988. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. 96 pages. ISBN: 090657983X. Some offsetting on first and last pages from colour photos else near fine.

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FOOD IN HISTORY
Written by Reay Tannahill.
Stock no. 1317482
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Tackling the question of how, over half a million years, food and the search for it has influenced both human and historical development. Pictorial front cover and spine. Colour illustrations. 416 pages includes index. Just the merest hint of rubbing to corners. Contained in a fine, dark green slipcase.

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ENGLISH JOURNEY
Written by J.B. Priestley.
Stock no. 1317481
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Fine condition.

Being a Rambling but Truthful Account of What One Man Saw and Heard and Felt and Thought During a Journey Through England During the Autumn of the Year 1933. Black cloth, b/w photos to front cover and contents. 348 pages includes index. A fine copy in black pictorial slipcase which has a couple of tiny dents and slightly rubbed edges.

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THE CLASSICAL WORLD
Written by Robin Lane Fox.
Stock no. 1317472
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2013. Fine condition.

An Epic History of Greece and Rome. With a new introduction by the author. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Vignette to front cover. Top edge gilt. Colour and b/w photos. 671 pages includes index. A fine copy contained in dark blue slipcase which has very light scuff marks.

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THE SPANISH INQUISITION
Written by Henry Kamen.
Stock no. 1317470
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Fine condition.

A Historical Revision. Black cloth, gilt title to spine, gilt and red decoration to front. Brown endpapers show districts of the Spanish Inquisition. Colour plates. A fine copy in black slipcase which is very lightly scuffed.

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THE SEVEN YEARS WAR
Written by Julian S. Corbett.
Stock no. 1317467
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Fine condition.

A Study in British Combined Strategy. Introduction by Jeremy Black. Blue pictorial cloth boards with black title label to spine with gilt title. Blue endpapers depict map of North-Western Europe. Colour & b/w illustrations. Top edge blue. Just the slightest hint of rubbing at corners. Contained in fine slipcase.

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THE GRAND QUARREL
Written by Lucy Hutchinson; et al.
Stock no. 2128016
Published by Folio Society. 1993. Nearly fine condition.

Blue cloth, elaborate gilt decorations to cover. B/w illustrations. From the English Civil War Memoirs of Mrs. Lucy Hutchinson and others. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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THE RISE AND FALL OF THE HOUSE OF MEDICI
Written by Christopher Hibbert; Harold Acton.
Stock no. 2128008
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Nearly fine condition.

The Medici were superlative patrons and collectors of art. Blue cloth. Colour photos. Top edge gilt. Some wear to gilt title block to spine, else fine. Slip case is better than very good; some wear to corners.

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THE GREAT PLAGUE IN LONDON
Written by Walter George Bell. Illustrated by Belinda Hollyer.
Stock no. 2128007
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Fine condition.

Dramatic black cloth with gold and red illustration to front. Colour and b/w illustrations. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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MESSERSCHMITT BF 110/ME 210/ME 410 AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by Heinz Mankau; Peter Petrik.
Stock no. 2127969
Published by Schiffer Military History. 1st USA 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. A Schiffer Military History Book. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. American Edition. ISBN: 0764317849. Bumping to a couple of corners. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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A HISTORY OF MONMOUTHSHIRE THE HUNDRED OF CALDICOT PART 2
Written by Joseph Bradney.
Stock no. 2127959
Published by Merton Priory Press. 1st thus 1994. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Volume 4 Part 2. Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0952000954. A few light marks to wrapper.

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THE OXFORD ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MARITIME HISTORY (4 VOLUMES)
Written by John B. Hattendorf; et al.
Stock no. 2127952
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with black title labels to spine and front cover; gilt titles. Volume 1 covers Actium, Battle of, Ex Voto; Volume 2: Factory Ship, Navies: Japan; Volume 3: Navies: Portugal, Shipyards; Volume 4 Siebe, Augustus, Zheng He, Index. ISBN: 9780195130751. A few corners are bumped. Some marks to outer page edges.

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