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ROMAN OSTIA
Written by Russell Meiggs.
Stock no. 2132948
Published by Clarendon Press. 1977. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Second edition. B/w photos and fold-out map to rear. ISBN: 0198148100. Ex-lib. with usual cancelled markings and stickers etc. Page browning. Wrapper is unevenly faded with sticker to spine.

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LIVES OF THE LORD CHANCELLORS 1885-1940
Written by R.F.V. Heuston.
Stock no. 2132945
Published by Clarendon Press. 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark blue cloth with gilt title to spine. Reissue of the original (published in 1964). B/w photos. ISBN: 0198213123. Fading to cover edges. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased, with a faded spine; old price label to rear panel.

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JAMES BURNETT LORD MONBODDO
Written by E.L. Cloyd.
Stock no. 2132941
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0198124376. A few scuff marks to covers. Pencil annotation to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing.

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A POLITE AND COMMERCIAL PEOPLE ENGLAND 1727-1783
Written by Paul Langford.
Stock no. 2132940
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The New Oxford History of England Series. Dark blue cloth with gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0198228287. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE LIFE OF ADAM SMITH
Written by Ian Simpson Ross.
Stock no. 2132517
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Dark cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0198288212. A few marks to outer page edges. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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SAKHALIN A HISTORY
Written by John J. Stephan.
Stock no. 2132515
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Sakhalin has for centuries served as a natural bridge between the continent of Asia and the Japanese archipelago. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps. ISBN: 0198215509. Bumping to spine. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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HISTORY OF CLASSICAL SCHOLARSHIP FROM 1300 TO 1850
Written by Rudolf Pfeiffer.
Stock no. 2132509
Published by Clarendon Press; Sandpiper Books. 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Special edition for Sandpiper Books. Gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0198143648. Scuff ring mark to rear panel of wrapper.

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MEDIEVAL FRONTIER SOCIETIES
Written by Robert Bartlett; Angus Mackay.
Stock no. 1818871
Published by Clarendon Press. 1996. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The first study of the nature of frontiers and frontier society in the Middle Ages. Focusing on the frontiers between England and Scotland, Wales, and Ireland, examining the consequences for frontier societies of being located in areas of cross-cultural contact, and often confrontation. Navy blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0198228813. Black dustwrapper is scuffed.

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THE AMBIVALENCE OF BERNARD MANDEVILLE
Written by Hector Monro.
Stock no. 1818868
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st 1975. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A consideration of The Fable of the Bees and also Mandeville's little-known other books including a pamphlet on public executions and another on public brothels, a medical treatise on nervous indigestion.Blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0198120613. Light browning to text block. Blue dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners and lightly scuffed.

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THE HISTORY OF THE JEWS IN THE LATIN KINGDOM OF JERUSALEM
Written by Joshua Prawer.
Stock no. 1818866
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st thus 1996. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of the Jewish community in Palestine from the Crusader conquest in 1099 until the fall of the Latin Kingdom in 1291. Navy blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0198225571. Blue dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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A HISTORICAL COMMENTARY ON TACITUS' HISTORIES I AND II
Written by G.E.F. Chilver.
Stock no. 1818858
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A commentary dealing with the first two books of Cornelius Tacitus first major work which became known as the Histories. Navy blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0198148305. Minor mark to vertical edge of text block. Price-cut blue dustwrapper is faded to spine and rear panel.

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FIEFS AND VASSALS: THE MEDIEVAL EVIDENCE REINTERPRETED
Written by Susan Reynolds.
Stock no. 1815008
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st thus 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

This book sets out to change our view of the medieval world. It offers a fundamental challenge to orthodox conceptions of feudalism. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 0198206488. Text block a little grubby. Light top corner creasing.

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