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Image for Transactions of the English Porcelain Circle Nos. I to IV

Transactions of the English Porcelain Circle Nos. I to IV

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries & Co. Ltd: 1932

Seller ID: 6741

Condition: Good


4 volumes in one. Navy blue cloth boards. Book is in good condition. Very faint marks on front cover. Interior is clean with no marks or wear. Book plate of Elizabeth Collard, renowned Canadian pottery expert, inside front cover. ; Ex-Libris; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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English Ceramic Circle Transactions Volume 3

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, William Clowes and Sons: 1946-52

Seller ID: 6742

Condition: Good


Vii + 246 pp. 3 periodicals in one, including parts I-V. Index at rear. Navy blue cloth boards. Book is in good condition. Front cover has some faint marks. Book is otherwise clean with minimal wear and no interior marks. Bookplate of Canadian pottery expert Elizabeth Collard inside front cover. ; Ex-Libris; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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English Ceramic Circle Transactions Nos. 6 to 10 Volume 2

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, William Clowes and Sons: 1938-47

Seller ID: 6743

Condition: Good


283 pp. 5 periodicals in one, including parts 6-10. Index at rear. Navy blue cloth boards. Book is in good condition. Front cover has some faint marks. Book is otherwise clean with minimal wear and no interior marks. Bookplate of Canadian pottery expert Elizabeth Collard inside front cover. ; Ex-Libris; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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St. Lydwine of Schiedam, Virgin

By: À Kempis, Thomas

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Burns & Oats: 1912

Seller ID: 6505

Condition: Fair


211 pp. English text. Faded light brown cloth boards with gold gilt lettering. Spine worn, especially on top and bottom. Minor browning on front and rear fly pages, as well as minor spotting/foxing. Previous owner's sticker inside front cover. Book is ex-library with pocket inside rear cover. Hinges cracking. ; Ex-Library; X X View more info

The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature. Volume the Fifty-Fifth and Volume the Fifty-Sixth

By: A Society of Gentlemen

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, A. Hamilton: 1783

Seller ID: 003005

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


3 + 498 pp + 480 pp + (viii) Index. Two Volumes. Various articles including Dr. Burney's General History of Music; Sir Henry Clinton's Narrative; Letter to Governor Johnstone on India affairs; Retaining Gibraltar; Dr. Priestley's Sermon at Birmingham; Raley's Treatise on the Management of Potatoes; Remarks on various works of Dr. Johnson; The American Wanderer; Practical Thoughts on Amputation; Observations on Jail or Ship Fever; and much more. Leather spines with ... View more info

An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the County of Northampton. Vol. IV. Archaeological Sites in sourth-West Northamptonshire

By: Adeane (Lord); Royal Commission on Historical Monuments England

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003784

ISBN: 0117009970

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


li + 226 pages. Folding map in rear pocket. Illustrated with many maps and figures. Beautiful grey-green buckram -covered hard boards with brilliant gilt including that of the Royal Commission are clean and bright, just the slightest hint of shelf wear. Interior has small price sticker mark on first blank, otherwise clean and fresh. Beautiful copy of a beautiful book. Heavy -- may require add'l shipping.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Class and Idol in the English Hymn

By: Adey, Lionel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., Univ of British Columbia Pr: 1989

Seller ID: 5973

ISBN: 0774803045

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Xiv + 341 pp. Index, notes, bibliography. Green and cream paper dust jacket with bass and treble staffs has a bit of shelf wear, some short tears at top edge and scar at top spine. Book itself is clean and unmarked, nice copy. Surveys the contents of English hymnody, primarily between 1700-1939, investigating the social context in which the humns were sung and their influence on the singers. ; 9.75 X 6.50 X 1.25 inches; 348 pages View more info

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Memoirs of Caroline. Queen Consort of Great Britain Vol. II. With 9 Hand-Coloured Plates and Frontis

By: Adolphus, J.H., Esq.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Jones & Co.: 1833

Seller ID: 9025

Condition: Good


526 pp. Colored frontis with view of the House of Lords, hand-colored title page with a view of the Bay of Naples and 9 other hand-colored plates. Dark green calf leather with gilt double ruling. Spine in compartments with blind decoration as well as gilt, two red labels, one with title and one with "Vol. II." Gilt edges and edge dentils. First free end paper torn out, some foxing especialy near the plates but otherwise clean and unmarked, nice and sturdy. Gorge... View more info

A History of the County of York EAst Riding. Volume I The City of Kingston Upon Hull

By: Allison, K.J., Editor

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 7931

ISBN: 0197227376,

Condition: Good


xx, folding map, 498 pp. Index. Illustrated with maps and plans, as well as photos. Frontis plate, red & black title. Red cloth with gilt British Lion coat of arms to front cover, spine gilt, red library tape masking spine numbers, bit of wear at corners and extremities, interior has normal library marks including pocket, otherwise clean and unmarked. Lovely big book but heavy to ship. ; The Victoria History of the Counties of England; Ex-Library; 4to 11" - 13"... View more info

Power Culture and Religion in France, C.1350-C.1550

By: Allmand, Christopher (editor)

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, The Boydell Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5678

ISBN: 0851155146

Condition: Good


+ (14) 163 pages +(7) English and French languages, contains photographs, notes and index, DJ light blue with dark blue lettering and illustration on front, minor wear to head, tail and corners, minor marks and faint colour fading near spine and edges, book dark blue with silver lettering on spine, minor wear to head, tail and corners, signed on endpaper by author Penelope Billings Reed Doob, pages 58-74 show underlining and marks in margins, otherwise pages clear and un... View more info

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Seminary Priests Volume 4: 1716-180 Dictionary of the Secular Clergy of England and Wales, 1558-1850. IV. 1716-1800

By: Anstruther, Godfrey

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Great Wakering, Mayhew-Mccrimmon: 1977

Seller ID: 6839

ISBN: 0855971185

Condition: Good


Xiv + 312 pp. 2 appendices and index at rear - unpaginated. Pink and white soft cover. Book is in good condition. Some faint wear along cover edges. Very clean. Signed by previous owner in pen on front fly page. ; X X ; 368 pages View more info

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Charles George Gordon. A Sketch

By: Barnes, Reginal H.; Brown, Charles E.

Price: $99.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004074

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


This book is a hardcover, 7 1/2" by 5", 104 pages, plus several unnumbered preliminaries and 4 pages of facsimile letters before the title page; in fair condition. Cloth covers show rubbing at the corners, spine tip chipping. Interior hinges cracked, the 4 pages of facsimile letters are detached and the last fly is similarly cracking away from the binding at the gutter. There are old "Mercantile Library" stamps on the title page and a few other pages... View more info

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Kirchengeschichte des englischen Volkes (German Edition)

By: Bede The Venerable; Spitzbart, Gunter (Trans)

Price: $105.00

Publisher: Darmstadt, Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft: 1982

Seller ID: 5464

ISBN: 3534045548

Condition: Good with No dust jacket as issued


+ (8) 311 pages +(1) German and Latin languages, navy blue and white covers with navy blue lettering, minor wear to head, tail and edges, ex-library with usual marking including attempted removal of pocket and spine sticker, otherwise pages clear and unmarked ; Texte zur Forschung; Ex-Library; Vol. 1; 311 pages View more info

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Kirchengeschichte des englischen Volkes (German Edition)

By: Bede The Venerable; Spitzbart, Gunter (Trans)

Price: $105.00

Publisher: Darmstadt, Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft: 1982

Seller ID: 5465

ISBN: 3534045548

Condition: Good with No dust jacket as issued


+ (9) 270 pages, pages numbered 312-582, German and Latin languages, contains index, navy blue and white covers with navy blue lettering, minor wear to head, tail and edges, ex-library with usual marking including attempted removal of pocket and spine sticker, otherwise pages clear and unmarked ; Texte zur Forschung; Ex-Library; Vol. 2; 270 pages View more info

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Almanacco Nobilare Italiano. Edizione aggiornata delle Casate Nobili d'Italia, pubblicata in occasione del Centenario dell'Unita d'Italia 1861-1961

By: Bertucci, Prof. Conte Temistocle

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Milan, Dora: 1962

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8981

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


xv, 356 pp. Esemplare N. 232. In Italian. Illustrated with plates, some in color, showing family crests. Ocher linen covers with gilt Greek key borders, gilt title and decoration, gilt to spine. Front board a bit concave, spine faded, minor edge wear. Orange end pages. First blank has a gift inscription from a member of the Ranedda family whose crest is included in the volume. Text is clean and unmarked. Last blank and prior two leaves have some humidity rippling... View more info

Image for Labour and Leisure in Historical Perspective, Thirteenth to Twentieth Century  Papers Presented at Session B-3a of the Eleventh International Economic ... Sozial- & Wirtschaftsgeschichte - Beihefte)

Labour and Leisure in Historical Perspective, Thirteenth to Twentieth Century Papers Presented at Session B-3a of the Eleventh International Economic ... Sozial- & Wirtschaftsgeschichte - Beihefte)

By: Blanchard, Ian (Ed. )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Franz Steiner Verlag Wiesbaden Gmbh: 1994

Seller ID: 6371

ISBN: 3515065954

Condition: Good


Bibliography and collective index at rear. Edited volume with 12 articles by different authors. English text. White and dark blue softcover. Book has 2 blue marks on front cover. Otherwise book is in good condition with minimal wear. Interior is clean with no marks. ; X X ; 198 pages View more info

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Richard Chaffers, a Liverpool Potter Limited Edition, 101/200 signed by the author

By: Boney, Knowles

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Liverpool, Henry Young & Sons Ltd.: 1960

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7659

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


63 pp. BibliographyFrontis portrait of Chaffers, plate of the journal. Ltd ed 101/200, signed by the author on the limitation page. Blue paper dj is a bit grubby, some wear at top of spine, not price clipped. Boards are clean and nice. Interior has an owner name and small inscription in black marker on first blank, otherwise clean and nice. Includes the journal and ledger of the estate of Chaffers. ; 63 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Medical Background of Anglo-Saxon England A Study in History, Psychology, and Folklore.

By: Bonser, Wilfrid

Price: $79.00

Publisher: London, The Wellcome Historical Medical Library: 1963

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5679

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


+ (36) 448 pages, contains footnotes and index, DJ tan with green lettering, wear and tears to head and tail, wear to edges and corners, minor smudges on covers, book dark blue with copper lettering on spine, minor wear to head, tail, corners and edges, endpaper signed by author and previous owner Penelope Billings Reed Doob, otherwise pages clear and unmarked, slight smoky scent ; 448 pages View more info

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John Jewel as Apologist of the Church of England

By: Booty, John E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, SPCK Publishing: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7251

ISBN: 0281002800

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


xi, 244 pp. Bibliography, index. Dark blue cloth has remains of library spine label, gilt to spine, small white mark on front cover, moderate normal wear to corners/edges. Interior has normal library marks including pocket, interior otherwise clean and nice. John Jewel was a leading figure in the early Elizabethan Church of England. Bishop of the diocese of Salisbury (1559-71), he is best known as the apologist of the Elizabethan settlement of religion. This study conce... View more info

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Canada under British Rule 1760-1905

By: Bourinot, John G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Copp, Clark Company Limited: 1901

Seller ID: 7085

Condition: Fair


Xi + 346 pp. 2 appendices and index at rear. 3 fold out maps inside rear. Green cloth boards. Book is in fair condition, covers faded and marked, as well as rubbed along edges. Interior is mostly clean with no signficant marks. Very usable copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info