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Image for "THIS PRECIOUS STONE": A brief history of St. Etheldreda's Ely Place

"THIS PRECIOUS STONE": A brief history of St. Etheldreda's Ely Place

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Hinckley, Samuel Walker: circa 1955

Seller ID: ID101466


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 32 pages View more info

Image for Albion The Origins of the English Imagination

Albion The Origins of the English Imagination

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289140


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 516 pages Traces English cultural history from the Anglo-Saxons onwards. View more info

Image for London The Concise Biography

London The Concise Biography

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Vintage: 2012

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID247170


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. 661 pages View more info

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Thames Sacred River

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID266585


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - The unusual dustacket [only 3/4 of height of the book] is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour and black & white illustrations. 490 pages The story of the Thames River - from source to sea. It covers history from pre-historic times to the present, the flora & fauna, paintings and photographs inspired by the Thames, geology, smells etc. View more info

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Illustrated London

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296908


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour and black & white illustrations. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 255 pages View more info

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London The Biography

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID246128


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 823 pages View more info

Image for The History of England. Volume 1 Foundation

The History of England. Volume 1 Foundation

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 2011

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: ID299186


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour plates. 486 pages View more info

Image for The Shepherd of the Ocean. An Account of Sir Walter Ralegh And His Times

The Shepherd of the Ocean. An Account of Sir Walter Ralegh And His Times

By: Adamson, J.H. & Folland, H.F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Gambit: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID254869


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to front pastedown & stamped on bottom edge. Black & white illustrations. 464 pages A comprehensive biography of this famous sailor and Elizabethan courtier. View more info

Shopping in Style: London from the Restoration to Edwardian Elegance

By: Adburgham, Alison

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID221198


Small Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover.Black & white illustrations. 192 pages View more info

THE SPANISH ARMADA

By: Anderson, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Macdonald: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID224432


Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Faint dis-colouration to edges. Illustrated with Colour photographs as well as Colour and black and white drawings. 48 pages In association with the National Maritime Museum, includes the latest research. View more info

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Looking for History in British Churches

By: Anderson, M.D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, John Murphy: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID250200


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at spine ends and edges with some creasing to rear panel. Lengthy gift inscription to front free endpaper. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. large 2 page stiff map before the photographs and text with some smaller black & white maps in-text. xv, 328 pages Demonstrates how British churches have maintained a visual... View more info

From Ploughtail To Parliament: An Autobiography

By: Arch, Joseph

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, The Cresset Library: 1986

Seller ID: ID248168


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Previous owner's details to half-title page. Ink notations to rear free endpaper. 412 pages With a preface by Norman Willis and new Introduction by Alun Howkins, the autobiography of Joseph Arch who led the National Union of Agricultural and Allied Workers in the nineteenth century before he became one of the first working-class MPs. View more info

Image for Victoria and Disraeli. The Making of a Romantic Partnership

Victoria and Disraeli. The Making of a Romantic Partnership

By: Aronson, Theo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID223909


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. . Illustrated with Black and White plates. 212 pages View more info

Image for Kings and Queens of Early Britain

Kings and Queens of Early Britain

By: Ashe, Geoffrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297424


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. The dustjacket is sunned at spine. Page edges are tanned. Previousowner's name (neat stamp) to front free endpaper. 224 pages View more info

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An Economic History of England 1870-1939

By: Ashworth, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID293959


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Dustjacket is price-clipped. Very faint scattered foxing to book edges. Bookseller label to Front Free End paper. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 438 pages This book deals with the most complex and rapidly changing phase of England's Economic development. View more info