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Sir Roger de Coverly

By: Addison, Joseph & Steele, Sir Richard & Budgell, Eustace

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Folio Society: 1967

Seller ID: 187097

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, marbled paper side panels, brown cloth backstrip slightly faded & lettered gilt, very good in a rubbed & marked slipcase, no wrapper issued, portrait frontis, 158pp View more info

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Sir Roger de Coverly

By: Addison, Joseph & Steele, Sir Richard & Budgell, Eustace

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Folio Society: 1967

Seller ID: 181122

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, marbled paper side panels, brown cloth backstrip lettered gilt, very good although lacking slipcase, no wrapper issued, portrait frontis, 158pp View more info

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Sir Roger de Coverly

By: Addison, Joseph & Steele, Sir Richard & Budgell, Eustace

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Folio Society: 1967

Seller ID: 177797

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, marbled paper side panels, brown cloth backstrip lettered gilt, very good in original slipcase, no wrapper issued, portrait frontis, 158pp View more info

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Sir Roger de Coverly

By: Addison, Joseph & Steele, Sir Richard & Budgell, Eustace

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Folio Society: 1967

Seller ID: 177632

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, marbled paper side panels, red cloth backstrip lettered gilt, very good in original slipcase, no wrapper issued, portrait frontis, 158pp View more info

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Sir Roger de Coverly

By: Addison, Joseph & Steele, Sir Richard & Budgell, Eustace

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Folio Society: 1967

Seller ID: 190257

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, marbled paper side panels, red cloth backstrip lettered gilt, bookplate of a previous owner on front pastedown, no slipcase, no wrapper issued, portrait frontis, 158pp View more info

Image for Jack and Jackie : Portrait of an American Marriage

Jack and Jackie : Portrait of an American Marriage

By: Anderson, Christopher

Price: £7.85

Publisher: Random House: 1996

Seller ID: 216428

ISBN: 0091834147

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a well preserved pictorial dust wrapper, text clean and un marked, b&w plates, 400pp View more info

Image for Cromwell, Our Chief of Men

Cromwell, Our Chief of Men

By: Antonia Fraser

Price: £7.65

Publisher: Phoenix: 2001

Seller ID: 223904

ISBN: 1842124935

Condition: Very Good


thick paperback, pictorial card covers, a very good tightly bound copy, the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 774pp View more info

Image for Winston S Churchill, Volume I Youth 1874-1900

Winston S Churchill, Volume I Youth 1874-1900

By: Churchill, Randolph S

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Heinemann: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 189960

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, foxing to edges o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a well preserved dust jacket, b&w plates, 608pp View more info

Image for LEADERS OF THE PEOPLE studies in democratic history

LEADERS OF THE PEOPLE studies in democratic history

By: Clayton, Joseph

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Martin Secker: 1910

Seller ID: 134460

Condition: Good


hardback, red cloth lettered gilt, boards with light markings o/w very good, fore-edge unopened in places, photogravure frontis & b&w plates, 346pp View more info

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Living History

By: Clinton, Hillary Rodham

Price: £8.95

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2003

Seller ID: 172707

ISBN: 0743222245

Condition: Very Good


8vo, a very good hardback copy in a very good dust wrapper, b&w plates, 561pp View more info

De Valera : Long Fellow, Long Shadow

By: Coogan, Tim Pat

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 214499

ISBN: 009175030X

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, avery good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 772pp View more info

Image for Warlord : A Life of Churchill at War, 1874 - 1945

Warlord : A Life of Churchill at War, 1874 - 1945

By: D'Este, Carlo

Price: £11.00

Publisher: Allen Lane: 2009

Seller ID: 169393

ISBN: 0713997532

Condition: As New


thick 8vo, a fine copy in a fine dust wrapper, b&w plates, 936pp View more info

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Portrait of Churchill

By: Eden, Guy

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 190076

Condition: Good


hardback, purple cloth lettered dulled gilt to a faded spine, pages age-toned, no jacket a clean tightly bound copy, b&w plates, 144pp View more info

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Thomas Cromwell (Headstart History Papers)

By: Elton, Geoffrey

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Headstart History: 1991

Seller ID: 222505

ISBN: 1873041152

Condition: Good


stapled paperback, printed gloss card covers, a handful of markings else a good tightly bound copy. View more info

Image for The Correspondence of Henry Edward Manning and William Ewart Gladstone: Volume One (I, 1)1833-1844

The Correspondence of Henry Edward Manning and William Ewart Gladstone: Volume One (I, 1)1833-1844

By: Erb, Peter C. (editor)

Price: £21.50

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 185741

ISBN: 0199577323

Condition: Fine


hardback, thick 8vo, a fine unread copy in a fine dust jacket, 485pp View more info

Craigavon : Ulsterman

By: Ervine, Sir John

Price: £60.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 214459

Condition: Very Good


hardback, thick octavo, orange cloth lettered gilt to spine, top edge red faded a little, some very mild spotting to closed page edges, browning to endpapers, a very good tightly bound copy in a pictorial dust wrapper that has two closed tears to top edge, b&w portrait frontis, plates, xxiv + 676pp. Uncommon, especially so in the dust wrapper. View more info

Image for John Adamas - Party of One

John Adamas - Party of One

By: Grant, James

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Folio Society: 2008

Seller ID: 197602

Condition: Fine


hardback, 8vo, three quarter brown cloth lettered gilt to spine, pictorial paper covered upper board, no dust wrapper issued with this edition, a fine tightly bound clean and unmarked copy in a brown paper covered slipcase that shows only the very lightest of normal shelf wear, coloured frontis, coloured & b&w plates, xxii + 469pp View more info

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Greville's England selections from the diaries of Charles Greville 1818-1860

By: Greville, Charles (edited by Christopher Hibbert)

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Folio Society: 1981

Seller ID: 180502

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, green cloth lettered and blocked gilt, a very good copy in a rubbed and worn slipcase, no jacket issued, b&w plates, 303pp View more info

Image for Greville's England selections from the diaries of Charles Greville 1818-1860

Greville's England selections from the diaries of Charles Greville 1818-1860

By: Greville, Charles (edited by Christopher Hibbert)

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Folio Society: 1981

Seller ID: 189776

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, green cloth lettered and blocked gilt, a very good tightly bound & clean copy in a part faded and lightly rubbed slipcase, no jacket issued, b&w plates, 303pp View more info

Image for Greville's England selections from the diaries of Charles Greville 1818-1860

Greville's England selections from the diaries of Charles Greville 1818-1860

By: Greville, Charles (edited by Christopher Hibbert)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Folio Society: 1981

Seller ID: 208295

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, green cloth lettered and blocked gilt, bookplate of a previous owner o/w a very good tightly bound & clean copy in a part faded and lightly rubbed slipcase, no jacket issued, b&w plates, 303pp View more info

Image for Greville's England selections from the diaries of Charles Greville 1818-1860

Greville's England selections from the diaries of Charles Greville 1818-1860

By: Greville, Charles (edited by Christopher Hibbert)

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Folio Society: 1981

Seller ID: 224185

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, green cloth lettered and blocked gilt, a very good tightly bound copy in a rubbed and worn slipcase, dust wrapper not called for in this edition, the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 303pp View more info

Image for Viscount Bolingbroke - Tory Humanist

Viscount Bolingbroke - Tory Humanist

By: Hart, Jeffrey

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 188623

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, blue cloth lettered gilt to spine, no jacket, a very good copy, 169pp View more info

Image for Benjamin Franklin - An American Life

Benjamin Franklin - An American Life

By: Isaacson, Walter

Price: £26.50

Publisher: Folio Society: 2008

Seller ID: 197310

Condition: Fine


hardback, 8vo, three quarter red buckram lettered gilt to spine, portrait to upper board, no jacket issued with this edition, a fine tightly bound clean and unmarked copy in a very good brown paper covered slipcase, coloured portrait frontis, b&w illustrations, 500pp View more info

Image for Rafi Amhad Kidwai, a memoir of his life and times

Rafi Amhad Kidwai, a memoir of his life and times

By: Jain, Ajit Prasad

Price: £16.85

Publisher: Asia Publishing House: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 224227

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a chipped and rubbed pictorial dust wrapper, the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 130pp View more info

Image for Rafi Amhad Kidwai, a memoir of his life and times

Rafi Amhad Kidwai, a memoir of his life and times

By: Jain, Ajit Prasad

Price: £17.85

Publisher: Asia Publishing House: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 223751

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a price clipped pictorial dust wrapper, the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 130pp View more info

Image for American Scoundrel, Love, War and Politics in Civil War America

American Scoundrel, Love, War and Politics in Civil War America

By: Keneally, Thomas

Price: £7.50

Publisher: BCA: 2002

Seller ID: 198564

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, 397pp View more info

Image for Years Of Renewal - the concluding volume of his memoirs

Years Of Renewal - the concluding volume of his memoirs

By: Kissinger, Henry

Price: £13.85

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1999

Seller ID: 216421

ISBN: 0297818945

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, thick octavo, a near fine tightly bound copy in a near fine pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, 1151pp View more info

Image for Gandhi - a life

Gandhi - a life

By: Kripalani, Krishna

Price: £7.85

Publisher: Orient Longmans: 1969

Seller ID: 223657

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, a gathering has binders creases else a good tightly bound copy in a rubbed and lightly chipped pictorial dust wrapper, the text remains clean and free of markings, 202pp View more info

Image for Chatham - his early life and connections

Chatham - his early life and connections

By: Lord Rosebery

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Arthur L Humphreys: 1910

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 226233

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, red cloth lettered gilt, a tightly bound copy but with browning and foxing, brief gift inscription to a previous owner on front free endpaper else the text remains free of markings, 526pp View more info

Image for The Last Brother - the rise and fall of Teddy Kennedy

The Last Brother - the rise and fall of Teddy Kennedy

By: McGinniss, Joe

Price: £16.65

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 216419

ISBN: 0671679457

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, octavo, a near fine tightly bound copy in a near fine pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, View more info