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THE KING OVER THE WATER: A COMPLETE HISTORY OF THE JACOBITES
Written by Desmond Seward.
Stock no. 2137852
Published by Birlinn Limited. 1st 2019. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781780276069. Small knocks to corners/top and tail of spine.

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THE COLDSTREAM GUARDS 1914-1918 (3 VOLUMES)
Written by John Ross-Of-Bladensburg.
Stock no. 2137731
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1928. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Larger format. Blue cloth with gilt titles to spines; gilt borders and decorations around motif to front cover. 3rd Volume Contains the Maps. Inscriptions in ink to front endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges and margins. Wrapper to volume I is MISSING it's rear flap and panel. All other wrappers also have edge-chipping and creasing; Maps volume has 1" loss to top of spine.

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CORONATION: A HISTORY OF KINGSHIP AND THE BRITISH MONARCHY
Written by Roy Strong.
Stock no. 1823611
Published by Harpercollins Publishers Ltd. 1st 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive history to set each coronation into its political, social, religious and cultural context. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0007160542. Text block browned else contents clean. Slight smell of cigarettes present. Pictorial dustwrapper is grubby, has a lengthy gift inscription in ink to rear flap and a small circular sticker to rear panel.

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THE DUKE OF CORNWALL'S LIGHT INFANTRY 1939 - 1945
Written by E.G. Godfrey.
Stock no. 2137323
Published by Images Publishing. 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps. ISBN: 189781741X. Bump/dent to top edge of front cover. Outer page edges are browned. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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HENRY IV
Written by Bryan Bevan.
Stock no. 1322607
Published by The Rubicon Press. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A powerful study of Henry of Bolingbroke, one of the most important noblemen of the later 14th century. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 166 pages. ISBN: 0948695358. Minimal bumping to spine.

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WARWICK THE KINGMAKER
Written by Michael Hicks.
Stock no. 1322603
Published by Blackwell Publishers. 1st PB 2002. Fine condition.

This book illuminates Warwick's character and motivation, showing that he was an emotional, charming, and popular man with a strong sense of family loyalty. Cardwraps. 346 pages. ISBN: 0631235930.

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AETHELRED THE UNREADY: THE ILL-COUNSELLED KING
Written by Ann Williams.
Stock no. 1823474
Published by Hambledon And London. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Aethelred became king of England in 978, following the murder of his brother Edward the Martyr. Aethelred reigned largely unchallenged for 38 years despite presiding over a period which saw many Danish invasions and much internal strife. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1852853824. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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ROYAL TOMBS OF MEDIEVAL ENGLAND
Written by Mark Duffy.
Stock no. 1823338
Published by Tempus. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.

A history of the fascinating world of ritual, design and meaning behind medieval royal burials. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 075242579X.

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ANNE OF CLEVES: HENRY VIII'S DISCARDED BRIDE
Written by Elizabeth Norton.
Stock no. 2136325
Published by Amberley. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards with gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781848683297. Bump to base of spine; a few marks along cover edges.

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THE STORY OF THE FIRST QUEEN ELIZABETH
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1321728
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 561. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine bumped. Vertical crease to centre of front cover. Foxspots to contents. Dustwrapper is browned and slightly grubby, spine slightly faded. Ink no. -32L written to top of front flap.

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QUEEN VICTORIA
Written by Elizabeth Longford.
Stock no. 1320076
Published by Folio Society. 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Introduction by Roy Strong. Illustrated in colour. Fold-out genealogical tree to rear. Minimal bumping to top of spine. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase which has some light scuff marks, a black mark to one side of the opening and some surface paper damage to one edge of spine.

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THE HOME LIFE OF THE PRINCE CONSORT
Written by Charles Bullock.
Stock no. 1319674
Published by Home Words Publishing Office. Good condition.

Second Edition. Blue pictorial cloth, black title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. 102 pages plus publication list to rear. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers slightly marked. Large name plate to front pastedown. Front free-endpaper removed. There is a tobacco smell to the contents of the book.

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