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Image for Rulers of India : Lord Lawrence and the Reconstruction of India Under the Crown

Rulers of India : Lord Lawrence and the Reconstruction of India Under the Crown

By: Aitchison, Charles

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Oxford, At the Clarendon Press 1905: 1905

Book number: 55379

Condition: Very Good


216 pp. Full brown calf. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and black leather title label. Gilt school device of Framlingham College to front board and prize bookplate to front pastedown. All edges marbled and marbled endpapers. Bound by Relfe Brothers. Boards slightly darkened. Folding frontis map. Internally clean. View more info

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Women in the Factory : An Administrative Adventure, 1893 to 1921

By: Anderson, Adelaide Mary

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, John Murray 1922: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 54633

Condition: Very Good


xiii, 316, 6 pp. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Covers slightly marked & edgeworn. Ex-institutional library with some markings. Internally clean. View more info

Image for Cabala, Sive Scrinia Sacra: Mysteries of State and Government, in Letters of Illustrious Persons, and Great Ministers of State, As well Foreign as Domestick, In the Reigns of King Henry the Eighth, Queen Elizabeth, King James, and King Charles ... To which is added in this Third Edition, a Second Part ...

Cabala, Sive Scrinia Sacra: Mysteries of State and Government, in Letters of Illustrious Persons, and Great Ministers of State, As well Foreign as Domestick, In the Reigns of King Henry the Eighth, Queen Elizabeth, King James, and King Charles ... To which is added in this Third Edition, a Second Part ...

By: Anon

Price: £500.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Tho. Sawbridge, Mat. Gillyflower, Ric. Bentley, Mat. Wootton and Geo. Conniers 1691: 1691

Edition: Third Edition

Book number: 57898

Condition: Very Good


[xii], 380 [i.e. 384], [12] table + [xii], 110, [2] table, pp. Original dark brown mottled calf. Sympathetically rebacked with raised bands, blind-stamped decorations & gilt lettering to spine. Corners renewed. With the bookplate to front endpaper of noted Tudor & Stuart historian Roger Lockyer. Frontis engraving. Title-page in red & black. Internally clean. A few leaves with pencil underlining & marginal notes by Lockyer. Slight loss to corner of one leaf. Binding firm.... View more info

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Aquinas: Selected Political Writings

By: Aquinas and Edited By A. P. D'Entreves

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Basil Blackwell 1970: 1970

Edition: Fifth Impression

Book number: 45745

ISBN: 0631029400

Condition: Very Good


xxxvi, 199 pp. Green cloth in dw. Scratches to front board. Dw very slightly edgeworn. Internally clean and unmarked copy. Latin and English text. View more info

Image for The Soviet Political Poster : 1917-1980 From the USSR Lenin Library Collection

The Soviet Political Poster : 1917-1980 From the USSR Lenin Library Collection

By: Baburina, Nina

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Penguin 1985: 1985

Book number: 57157

ISBN: 0140081873

Condition: Very Good


204 pp. Large format paperback in pictorial slipcase. Slipcase rubbed & edgeworn. Slight wear to spine. Covers clean. Internally clean. Full-page colour plates throughout. View more info

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The Political Struwwelpeter

By: Begbie, Harold

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Grant Richards 1899: 1899

Edition: Third Edition

Book number: 56054

Condition: Good


24 pp. Publisher's quarter red cloth over pictorial boards. Boards edgeworn & marked. Hinges split. Internally clean. Colour illustrations throughout by F. Carruthers Gould. View more info

Image for Workers on the Nile : Nationalism, Communism, Islam and the Egyptian Working Class, 1882-1954

Workers on the Nile : Nationalism, Communism, Islam and the Egyptian Working Class, 1882-1954

By: Beinin, Joel; Lockman, Zachary

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, I. B. Tauris & Company 1988: 1988

Book number: 37816

ISBN: 1850430764

Condition: Very Good


xix, (2), 488 pp. Red cloth in dw. Clean and unmarked copy, slightly faded on the spine. View more info

Image for Two Concepts Of Liberty an Inaugural Lecture Delivered Before the Oxford Union on 31 October 1958

Two Concepts Of Liberty an Inaugural Lecture Delivered Before the Oxford Union on 31 October 1958

By: Berlin, Isaiah

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press 1966: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 57848

Condition: Very Good


57 pp, some fading to wraps. View more info

Image for Nature Notes, Nature Notes the New Collection, Nature Notes III, Nature Notes IV

Nature Notes, Nature Notes the New Collection, Nature Notes III, Nature Notes IV

By: Brookes, Peter

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Little Brown & Co 1997: 1997

Book number: 40052

ISBN: 0316641537

Condition: Very Good


4 vols various paginations. Vols 1 and 2 feature bookplates signed by Brookes, Vols 2, 3 and 4 are all first editions. Minor rubbing and tanning to jackets, with a small tear to the rear of volume 4. View more info

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The Limits Of Protest

By: Buckman, Peter

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz 1970: 1970

Book number: 46414

Condition: Very Good


288 pp. Hardback in dw. Presentation copy from author with inscription to ffep and signature to title page. Dw slightly marked. Clean copy. Dustjacket design by Richard Crumb. View more info

Image for The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke. In six volumes

The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke. In six volumes

By: Burke, Edmund

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Henry Frowde / Oxford University Press 1906 / 1907: 1906

Book number: 57255

Condition: Very Good


First World's Classics edition. In 6 volumes complete. Publisher's dark green cloth with gilt-decorated spines. Top edge gilt. Minor wear to spine ends & minor marks to boards. Early ink name to front endpapers. Internally clean. A VG set. View more info

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Irish Parliamentary Politics in the Eighteenth Century, Volume II 1730-1760

By: Burns, Robert E.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Washington D.C, The Catholic University of America Press 1991: 1991

Book number: 46465

ISBN: 081320710x

Condition: Very Good


xii, 356 pp., Jacket and edges slightly discoloured. Gift dedication on ffep. View more info

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Latter-Day Pamphlets

By: Carlyle, Thomas, editor

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall 1858: 1858

Book number: 56790

Condition: Good


300 pp. Publisher's blind-stamped cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Rebacked with original spine laid down. Tears & slight damage to spine. Boards clean. Internally clean. Binding firm. View more info

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Modernism and the Celtic Revival

By: Castle, Gregory

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press 2001: 2001

Book number: 30078

ISBN: 052179319x

Condition: New


viii., 312 pp. View more info

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The Truth About Agricultural Depression : An Economic Study of the Evidence of the Royal Commission

By: Channing, Francis Allston

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co. 1897: 1897

Book number: 54572

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed by the author on the first blank. Channing became 1st Baron Channing of Wellingborough. xvi, 388 pp. Dark blue half morocco over blue cloth. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and maroon leather title label. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Minor marks to boards. Internally clean. View more info

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My Visit to Russia

By: Churchill, Clementine

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. N.d. [1945]: 1945

Book number: 52388

Condition: Near Fine


59 pp. Original printed paper wraps. Sole edition. Frontis photo of Mrs. Churchill on a visit to the Leningrad Orthopaedic Clinic for Children. Scarce. View more info

Image for Why I am a Free Trader. Coming Men on Coming Questions. No. I. Edited by W. T. Stead

Why I am a Free Trader. Coming Men on Coming Questions. No. I. Edited by W. T. Stead

By: Churchill, Winston S.

Price: £2,000.00

Publisher: London, W. T. Stead 1905: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 55704

Condition: Good


22, (2) pp. First edition, first appearance. Original paper wrappers. Photographic portrait of Churchill to front cover. Lacks rear cover. Front cover edgeworn & spotted. Internally clean. One-page prefatory notice by the editor W. T. Stead followed by three-page biographical sketch 'Winston Churchill: Past, Present, and Future.' Essay comprises 17 pages. Two pages of adverts at rear. Churchill's first writing on Free Trade after leaving the Conservatives in 1904 to join... View more info

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My Early Life : A Roving Commission

By: Churchill, Winston S.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co. Ltd. 1942: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 57393

Condition: Very Good


392 pp. Publisher's dark blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In original printed dust wrapper. Cloth very fresh & clean. Dj chipped at spine ends. Gift bookplate to front pastedown. Internally clean. Illustrations. View more info

Image for Europe Unite : Speeches 1947 and 1948

Europe Unite : Speeches 1947 and 1948

By: Churchill, Winston S. and edited by Randolph S. Churchill

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company Ltd. 1950: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57607

Condition: Very Good


ix, 506 pp. Maroon half morocco over red cloth. Raised bands to spine with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Prize binding with gilt school device of Northampton Grammar School to front board. Bound by Birdsall. Lengthy ink inscriptions to 2nd & 3rd blanks. Dampstain to bottom edge. Boards clean. Internally clean. View more info

Image for Common Reading Critics, Historians, Publics.

Common Reading Critics, Historians, Publics.

By: Collini, Stefan

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press 2008: 2008

Book number: 57849

ISBN: 0199296782

Condition: Near Fine


368 pp. View more info