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Archaeologia, or Miscellaneous Tracts relating to Antiquity, Volume CIX.

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Society of Antiquaries: 1991

Seller ID: 21862


4to. 244pp, 55 plates on art paper, many other figures/illus, some folding. Original cloth. Very good. ***Articles: Giant's Hills 2 Long Barrow, Lincolnshire; The Pre-Flavian Military Belt: evidence from Britain; Abbot Berkyng's Tapestries and Matthew Paris's Life of St Edward the Confessor; The Discoveries of the Westminster Retable; Le Jeu de la Hache: a 15thC Treatise on the Technique of Chivalric Axe Combat; The Pilgrims' Hall, Winchester; The Papal Palace at Sour... View more info

Archaeologia, or Miscellaneous Tracts relating to Antiquity, Volume CVIII.

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Society of Antiquaries: 1986

Seller ID: 21861


4to. 262pp, 93 plates on art paper, many other figures/illus, some folding. Original cloth-textured papered boards. Very good. ***Articles: Roman Silver Cups from Hockwold, Norfolk; Silver Picture Plates of Late Antiquity; The Reculver Cross; Anglo-Saxon Friezes at Beedon-on-the-Hill, Leicestershire; Contemporary Artefacts illustrated in Late Saxon manuscripts; Excavations at Fountain Abbey, North Yorkshire; The Glass of Herkenrode Abbey; The Arnold Lulls Book of Jewe... View more info

WAS THIS CAMELOT? Excavations at Cadbury Castle 1966 - 1970.

By: ALCOCK, Leslie.

Price: $33.00

Publisher: New York, Stein and Day: 1972

Seller ID: 16541


4to. 224pp, 15 colour plates, 95b&w plates, 36 line drawings. Original cloth (top corners bumped, small marks) with dustwrapper (back rubbed). Bookplate tipped in on ffep. Very good to good. View more info

STANDARD ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE WORLD'S OCEANS AND ISLANDS.

By: Anthony Huxley (ed).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1962

Seller ID: 10355


First edn. 383pp, well illus with b&w and colour photographs, maps. Cloth with d/w (trifling wear). Owner's name on t.p. and stamp on tail edges. Very good. View more info

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Hannibal.

By: BAKER, G.P.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Eveleigh Nash: 1930

Seller ID: 32566


332pp, frontis, 5 maps. Original cloth, extremities a trifle rubbed. Owners' names on front paste-down. A very good clean copy. View more info

Classic, Romantic and Modern.

By: BARZUN, Jacques.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1962

Seller ID: 23099


xxii, 255pp. Original cloth (small area of fading at head of spine) with dustwrapper (silverfishing, chips and tears, spine discoloured). Edges lightly yellowed with a scatter of spots and slight stain on top edges. Interior clean and fresh. Owner's name on front free endpaper. Good. View more info

The Historic Gardens of Oxford and Cambridge.

By: BATEY, Mavis.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1989

Seller ID: 27796


Photographs by Hugh Palmer. Small quarto. 192pp, colour frontispiece, illustrated in colour and black and white. Notes and References. Index. Original cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 0333446801 View more info

A Very Desolate Position: The Story of the Birth and Establishment of a Mid-Victorian Public School.

By: BENNETT, Peter.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fleetwood, UK, Rossall Archives: 1992

Seller ID: 27792


Revised edition. Quarto. 152pp, colour frontispiece, illustrated in colour and black and white, plans, tables. Indices. Original cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (some fading on spine and adjacent areas). Minor bumps on lower corners, otherwise very good. ISBN 0951962817 View more info

Rossall Will Be What You Make It.

By: BENNETT, Peter.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fleetwood, UK, Rossall Archives: 1992

Seller ID: 27791


Quarto. 244pp, colour frontispiece, illustrated in colour and black and white. Original cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Minor bumps top corners, signed by author on title page. Very good. ISBN 0951962809 View more info

Pleasure and Privilege : life in France, Naples and America 1770-1790.

By: BERNIER, Olivier.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company: 1981

Seller ID: 33306


Foreword by Louis Auchincloss. xii, 290pp, black & white illustrations. Cloth with dustwrapper (spine sunned, minor wear on extremities, a couple of tape repairs). A good clean copy. ISBN 0385157800 View more info

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The Pilgrim Fathers : a journal of their coming to New England and their life and adventures there.

By: BESTERMAN, Theodore (edited, with a preface and notes by).

Price: $185.00

Publisher: London, Golden Cockerel Press: 1939

Seller ID: 11497


Eight engravings by Geoffrey Wales. Reprinted from the rare 1622 edition. #229 of 300 copies. Tall 8vo. 88pp. Quarter leather and beige cloth (a bit spotted). Very clean inside. Very good. View more info

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The Living Past of Greece : a time-traveller's tour of historic and prehistoric places.

By: BURN, A.R. and Mary.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston & Toronto, Little, Brown & Company: 1980

Seller ID: 33114


First American edition. Foreword by Lawrence Durrell. Small 4to. 288pp, well illustrated with black & white photographs, maps and diagrams. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (light creasing on back). Light offsetting on half-title page. Lacks front free endpaper. Good+ ISBN 0316117102 View more info

Population, Economy, and Society in Pre-Industrial England.

By: CHAMBERS, J.D.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1972

Seller ID: 18141


Edited with a Preface and Introduction by W.A. Armstrong. 162pp. Soft covers (spine faded). Pages yellowed. Good. View more info

TRAVELS IN ASIA MINOR 1764 - 1765.

By: CHANDLER, Richard.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, Trustees of the British Museum: 1971

Seller ID: 11355


Edited and abridged by Edith Clay. Appreciation of William Pars by Andrew Wilton. 253pp, colour frontis, b&w plates. Cloth with d/w (spine sunned, head and tail of spine and corners rubbed, small scuff on front). Very good. View more info

England's Yeomen : from life in the nineteenth century.

By: CHARLESWORTH, Maria Louisa.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Seeley, Jackson, & Halliday: 1861

Seller ID: 23626


404pp, illustrated frontispiece and title page. Original blind decorated blue cloth with gilt spine titling (some rubbing, spine discoloured, corners bumped). Edges discoloured. Half a dozen light spots on first couple of leaves; a couple of small pressed flowers with associated light staining, and some small patches of light staining where others may have been present; otherwise interior clean and fresh. Owner's inscription on Preface page. Good+. *** Improving fiction,... View more info

World Prehistory: in new perspective.

By: CLARK, Grahame.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1978

Seller ID: 27707


Third edition. xx, 554pp, well illustrated with black and white photographs, maps, line drawings. Index . Original cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (a little yellowed, lower front creased). Owner's name-plate on front free endpaper. A good+ clean copy. ISBN 0521215064 View more info

The Mastery of The Pacific.

By: COLQUHOUN, Archibald, R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1902

Seller ID: 22099


With special maps and one hundred and twenty-two illustrations from original sketches and photographs. xvi, 415pp, 40 b&w plates, text illus, 3 folding coloured maps. Original blue cloth, map in blind on the upper board, extremities rubbed. The stitching a little strained in a couple of places, but the binding solid. Some foxing, a few pages unopened, and the last pair opened roughly leaving torn edges. A good clean copy. ***SE Asia and the Pacific in the later colo... View more info

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The Diaspora Story : the epic story of the Jewish people among the nations.

By: COMAY, Joan.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1981

Seller ID: 34666


In association with Beth Hatefutsoth - the Nahum Goldmann Museum of the Jewish Diaspora, Tel Aviv. Large 8vo. 288pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0297778544 View more info

Code Number 72. Ben Franklin: Patriot or Spy?

By: CURREY, Cecil B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Eaglewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall: 1972

Seller ID: 33309


xi, 331pp, black & white illustrations. Cloth (a couple of tiny bumps) with dustwrapper (spine faded, small felt pen mark obscuring price on front flap). Page edges and margins yellowed. Good+ ISBN 0131394932 View more info

AN ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ARCHAEOLOGY.

By: DANIEL, Glyn (ed).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1978

Seller ID: 9822


4to. 224pp, b/w illus. Cloth with d/w. Very good. View more info