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CRIME IN WARTIME: A SOCIAL HISTORY OF CRIME IN WORLD WAR II
Written by Edward Smithies.
Stock no. 2134221
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 0043640206. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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FIFTY YEARS OF LONDON SOCIETY 1870-1920
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134068
Published by Brentano's. 1st USA 1920. Good condition.

Cloth spine with title label. Brown mottled covers. American edition. SIGNED by Hamiliton Hadden (Polo player) to front endpaper, with his bookplate to front pastedown. Grubby marks to spine. Bumping and chipping along cover edges. Half-title page has a couple of inch tear next to spine at top. Page edge browning.

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JIPPING STREET: CHILDHOOD IN A LONDON SLUM
Written by Kathleen Woodward. Illustrated by Leon Underwood.
Stock no. 2134066
Published by Harper And Brothers. 1st USA 1928. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth spine and corners; paper covered boards. Tipped-in frontis by Underwood. American edition. Paper title label to spine is starting to unstick. Browning. Bookplate to front pastedown. Wrapper is torn and chipped with some pieces of loss; browned with some foxing.

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SOCIETY IN LONDON
Written by T.H.S. Escott.
Stock no. 1820469
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1885. Good condition.

Top half of boards red floral cloth and gilt title to spine, lower half is dull brown. Green floral endpapers. Boards stained and title faded. Top edge of spine frayed. Spine cocked. Joints cracked. Hinges pulled. A few margin marks.

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TWICE ROUND THE CLOCK: OR THE HOURS OF THE DAY AND NIGHT IN LONDON
Written by George Augustus Sala; Philip Collins.
Stock no. 2134030
Published by Leicester University Press. 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A fascinating portrait of the London scene and details of Victorian life. With an introduction by Collins. The Victorian Library Series. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718550080. A few small knocks along cover edges. Wrapper is price-cut with damp marking along bottom edge of spine and front panel; a few small nicks.

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THE RISE AND DECLINE OF THE ENGLISH WORKING CLASSES 1918-1990: A SOCIAL HISTORY
Written by Eric Hopkins.
Stock no. 1820275
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A comprehensive and readable survey of the changing life and labour of the working classes from 1918 to 1990. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0297820753.

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THE VAILALA MADNESS AND OTHER ESSAYS
Written by Francis Edgar Williams; Erik Schwimmer.
Stock no. 2133310
Published by C. Hurst & Company. 1st 1976. Good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. 432 pages. B/w illustrations. Edited by Schwimmer. Anthropological studies in Papua New Guinea. ISBN: 090398346X. Book: Ex-lib, stamps to prelims, else contents very good. Spine split.

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NOTES ON THE DIOCESE OF GLOUCESTER BY CHANCELLOR RICHARD PARSONS C. 1700
Written by Richard Parsons; John Fendley.
Stock no. 2133268
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 19. Parsons described his work as 'An account of the diocese of Gloucester and the antiquities of the county, together with the most remarkable epitaphs in the cathedral and parochial churches, collected by myself.' Edited by Fendley. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 576 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197641. Spine corners slightly rubbed. Scuffed wrapper is rubbed at edges. Contents fine.

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A CALENDAR OF THE REGISTERS OF THE PRIORY OF LLANTHONY BY GLOUCESTER 1457-1466, 1501-1525
Written by John Rhodes.
Stock no. 2133265
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 15. Packed with details of people, places and events on the priory's properties including Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Monmouthshire and more. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 234 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197560. Address label to front pastedown. Wrapper slightly scuffed.

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A CALENDAR OF THE REGISTERS OF APPRENTICES OF THE CITY OF GLOUCESTER 1595-1700
Written by Jill Barlow.
Stock no. 2133264
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 25. A calendar of more than 4000 indentures providing a valuable source for urban social and economic historians as well as a key document for family historians and the history of Gloucester. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 343 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197544. Address label to front pastedown. Wrapper slightly scuffed.

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BISHOP BENSON'S SURVEY OF THE DIOCESE OF GLOUCESTER 1735-1750
Written by John Fendley.
Stock no. 2133263
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Records Series Volume 13. A detailed picture of the diocese and its parishes in the second quarter of the 18th century. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 204 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197501. Address label to front pastedown. Wrapper slightly scuffed.

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CHELTENHAM PROBATE RECORDS 1660-1740
Written by A.J.H. Sale.
Stock no. 2133262
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Records Series Volume 12. All the known wills and inventories relating to the parish of Cheltenham provide a detailed insight into the economic and social condition of the period before the town's transition from a small market town and its growth as a spa. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 231 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197498. Wrapper slightly scuffed.

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