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SOCIAL HISTORY

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THE GENTLEMAN'S DAUGHTER
Written by Amanda Vickery.
Stock no. 2128201
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Women's lives in Georgian England. Peach decorative cloth. Colour illustrations. Pictorial slip case is better than very good; just some light wear.

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WHITEWAY COLONY
Written by Joy Thacker.
Stock no. 2128154
Published by Joy Thacker. 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The social history of a Tolstoyan community in Gloucestershire. B/w photos. ISBN: 0952176009. SIGNED by author, with dedication to previous owner to half-title page. Light wear along cover edges.

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SEEDS OF CHANGE
Written by Henry Hobhouse.
Stock no. 1816731
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Six Plants that Transformed Mankind. Brown cloth spine with green title block and gilt title. Pictorial paper boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. Contained in publisher's green slipcase in fine condition.

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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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WILLIAM DOWNING EVANS: POETRY AND POVERTY IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY NEWPORT
Written by Ian Dear; Wendy Dear.
Stock no. 2127937
Published by South Wales Record Society. 1st 2011. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Edited by Ian and Wendy Dear. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780955338748. Light bumping to spine. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.

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FIN-DE-SIECLE VIENNA POLITICS AND CULTURE
Written by Carl E. Schorske.
Stock no. 2127916
Published by Vintage Books. 1st thus 1981. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0394744780. Some creasing to cover edges.

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WHITEWAY COLONY
Written by Joy Thacker.
Stock no. 2127678
Published by Joy Thacker. 1st 1993. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The social history of a Tolstoyan community in Gloucestershire. B/w photos. ISBN: 0952176009. SIGNED by author to half-title page. Some browning and bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.

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WOODEN BYGONES OF SMOKING AND SNUFF TAKING
Written by Edward H. Pinto.
Stock no. 2127060
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. SIGNED by author to half-title page, which has some surface paper damage/lifting to top of page and front endpaper opposite. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased and browned with a couple of small closed tears.

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MANX SLAVE TRADERS
Written by Frances Wilkins.
Stock no. 1816378
Published by Wyre Forest Press. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

The story of the Manx people who participated in the eighteenth century slave trade as merchants, shipowners, captains, officers, surgeons and ordinary sailors. Large format. Matt boards with blue titles. B/w maps. ISBN: 1897725132. SIGNED by the author to free front endpaper.

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A HISTORY OF BRITISH LABOUR LAW 1867-1945
Written by Douglas Brodie.
Stock no. 2126319
Published by Hart Publishing Co.. 1st USA 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 184113015X. Small nick to bottom of title page. Wrapper is a bit grubby with some edge-creasing.

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THE BOOK OF THE MARTYRS OF TOLPUDDLE 1834-1934
No author listed. Illustrated by David Low; J.F. Horrabin; W.G. Easton.
Stock no. 2125890
Published by The Trades Union Congress General Council. 1999. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles, b/w photos and illustrations. The story of the Dorsetshire labourers who were convicted and sentenced to seven years transportation for forming a trade union. Reprint edition. ISBN: 1850065012. Bumping and wear to cover edges and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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THE ROUNTONS A BRIEF HISTORY
Written by Derek R. Lawton.
Stock no. 2125749
Published by Garden House Publishing. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Red-brick boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950699489.

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