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The Diary of a Shropshire Farmer A Young Yeoman's Life and Travels 1835 - 37

By: DAVIS Peter, DAVIS Martin[editor]

Price: £16.95

Publisher: Amberley: 2011

Seller ID: 050737

ISBN: 1445600137

Condition: New


224pp, illustrated, new softback. Burford and Tenbury Wells areas of Worcestershire and Shropshire; Quarto View more info

The Age of Churchill Heritage and Adventure 1874-1911

By: DE MENDELSSOHN P

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72643

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


627pp, illustrated, blue cloth, . D/W. Life of Lord Randolph Churchill and days of Winston Churchill up to his appointment as First Lord of the Admiralty; Large 8vo View more info

William Caxton The First English Editor

By: DEACON Richard

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller: 1976

Seller ID: 68127

ISBN: 0584100221

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


viii = 198pp, illustrated, bound in black cloth with VG dustwrapper; Large Octavo View more info

Elizabeth Barrett Browning the Hope End Years

By: DENNIS Barbara

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Seren: 1996

Seller ID: 70782

Condition: Very Good


141pp,illustrated, bound in VG softcovers; Octavo View more info

The Green Leaf A Tribute to Grey Owl

By: DICKSON Lovat [ed]

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Lovat Dickson Ltd: 1938

Seller ID: 78588

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


109pp + 16pp plates, bound in green cloth with dustwrapper; Large 8vo View more info

Blessed John Henry Newman

By: DIETZ, DECHANT

Price: £12.99

Publisher: Leominster, Gracewing: 2010

Seller ID: 67098

ISBN: 0852447248

Condition: New


v + 154pp, illustrated, new softback; Tall Octavo View more info

Consider Your Verdict: The Memoirs of Sir Gerald Dodson, Recorder of London, 1937-1959.

By: DODSON Gerald

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1967

Seller ID: 71117

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


268pp, illustrated, bound in black cloth with VG dustwrapper ; Large Octavo View more info

Mussolini : Twilight and Fall

By: DOMBROWSKI Roman

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1956

Seller ID: 72521

Condition: Very Good


148pp, illustrated, bound in black cloth; Octavo View more info

Did I Take the Right Turning?

By: DONALDSON George

Price: £9.99

Publisher: Pentland Press: 1999

Seller ID: 056217

ISBN: 1858216729

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


ix + 172pp. illusrated, bound in black cloth with fine dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Letters of Horace Walpole , Earl of Orford to Sir Horace Mann, British Envoy At the Court of Tuscany. 3 Volumes

By: DOVER [ED]

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1833

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73495

Condition: Very Good


1st ed 1833, 3 volumes, sl foxing of prelims vol 1, frontis, bound in original grey buckram spines .blue boards, sl rubbed and marked, paper spine labels; Octavo View more info

The Pilgrim of Eternity Byron - A Conflict

By: DRINKWATER John

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1925

Seller ID: 73714

Condition: Very Good


xv+ 416pp, illustrated, bound in blue cloth, some foxing, spine sunned; Quarto View more info

A Prospect of Richmond

By: DUNBAR Janet

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Harrap: 1966

Seller ID: 054470

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


ALS from the Author; 216pp,pp, illustrated, maps on endpapers, bound in green cloth with dustwrapper in protective covers. Loosely inserted is a letter from the Author ; Octavo View more info

An Admiral's Yarns Stray Memories of 50 Years

By: DUNDAS Sir Charles

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins: 1922

Seller ID: 67550

Condition: Very Good


313pp, illustratedd, occ foxing, no ffep, bound in original publishers green cloth; Octavo View more info

A Field Guide to Narnia

By: DURIEZ Colin

Price: £6.99

Publisher: Stroud, Sutton Publishing: 2005

Seller ID: 052015

ISBN: 0750938765

Condition: New in New dust jacket


xi + 228 pp. Bibliography. illustrations., New book originally published at £20; Quarto View more info

The C. S. Lewis Encyclopedia A Comprehensive Guide to His Life Thoughts and Writing

By: DURIEZ Colin

Price: £4.99

Publisher: London, Azure: 2002

Seller ID: 052460

ISBN: 1902694260

Condition: New


240pp, fine softbakl, New book originally published at £16.95; Octavo View more info

Louis Jolliet Explorer of Rivers

By: Eifert, Virginia S

Price: £9.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd Mead and Co: 1961

Seller ID: 73829

Condition: Very Good


Xii + 242pp, with maps by James Macdonald, bound in grey cloth, no d/w; Octavo View more info

Portrait of a Pioneer A Biography of Howell Thomas Evans

By: EVANS Lyn

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Llandybie, Christopher Davies: 1982

Seller ID: 65605

ISBN: B0007C9WGY

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


189pp, illustrated, bound in maroon cloth with VG dustwrapper,; Octavo View more info

The Farington Diary 8 Volumes

By: FARINGTON Joseph, Grieg James [ed]

Price: £140.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co: 1928

Seller ID: 67675

Condition: Very Good


8 volume set, pub lished 1922 to 1928, xx + 398pp, xxi + 330pp, xvii + 346pp, xiv + 291pp, xxii + 334pp, xviii + 296pp, xxii + 299pp, xxi + 311pp, illustrated,bound in original blue cloth/gilt, some volumes have original dorn and chipped dustwrappers, some stuck onto cloth.; Octavo View more info

Victorian Days in England Letters of an American Girl 1851 - 1852

By: FAY Anna Maria

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1923

Seller ID: 72284

Condition: Very Good


Xi + 240pp, frontis, original edition, 1923, bound in cream cloth spine/blue cloth covers with similar dustwrapper, in protective cover. Paper spine label, Some ephemera about launch of a facsimile edition. Ludlow interest; Large Octavo View more info

The Life and Times of Sir George Cornwall Lewis, Bart

By: FENN R W D and DUFF GORDON Sir Andrew

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Almeley Herefordshire, Logaston Press: 2005

Seller ID: 052632

ISBN: 1904396291

Condition: New


x + 374pp, illustrated, fine softback. Sir George was MP for Hereford, and after he lost his seat there was elected MP for New Radnor. A long awaited bigraphy of this Victorian politicain who was Chancellor, of the Exchequer, Home Secretary and War Minister. As in all his book, Dr Roy Fenn makes the characters and places come alive with his normal dry humour alongside well resaerched historical facts. An absolute winner !; Large Octavo View more info