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HISTORICAL COMMITTEE OF 1978
The History of Steele Creek Presbyterian Church 1745 - 1978
Charlotte, N C, Craftsman Printing and Publishing. 1978. Hardcover. Third edition, revised and extended to this date. A church in Mecklenburg County, Charlotte, North Carolina, established by emigrants from Scotland and Ulster. VG, no inscriptions, in DJ a little edge-worn, with small mended tears, good. A 'welcome' brochure from the church is loosely laid in. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 13241
GBP 18.75 [Appr.: EURO 22 US$ 26.14 | JP¥ 2863]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: history, religion Religion

 
Kirkcudbright and Round About
. Soft cover. A hand-book to the Royal Burgh of Kirkcudbright, Dundrennan Abbey, Gatehouse-of-Fleet and District. Stapled card boards, no author, date or publisher listed. Poor condition. Cover marked and torn, lower staple part loose. Age markings, and small corner torn on first blank page. Map and illustrations all present, and text clear and legible. Reading copy only. Poor.
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Book number: 12314
GBP 7.52 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 10.48 | JP¥ 1148]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: SCOTTISH, DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY, LOCAL HISTORY Scottish Local history

 
The Summer Meeting at Chester 1937
The Royal Archaeological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland. 1938. Soft cover. Reprinted from the Archaeological Journal vol XCIV. With fold-out plans of the City of Chester, Deva, St. John's Church, St. John the Baptist's Collegiate Church, Chester Cathedral, Chester Castle, Valle Crucis Abbey, Vale Royal, Diserth Castle x 2, St Asaph's Cathedral, Denbight Castle, Ewloe Castle, Flint Castle etc. Sewn booklet, internally VG, in worn and marked original card cover. Good.
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Book number: 10879
GBP 14.49 [Appr.: EURO 17.25 US$ 20.2 | JP¥ 2213]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: ARCHAEOLOGY. ARCHEOLOGY. HISTORY, CHESTER Archaeology

 
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Authorised Guide to the Tower of London (1929)
Tower London 1929 PB. Soft cover. Staped booklet, cover marked and worn, pages yellowed, fold-out map, sound and good. 32pp 0. Good.
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Book number: 7761
GBP 8.17 [Appr.: EURO 9.75 US$ 11.39 | JP¥ 1248]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: GENERAL, GUIDE BOOK, WHITE TOWER, HISTORY General

 
ALLISON, RAY
The Heritage Line
Pentland Press Edinburgh 1997 HB. (ISBN: 1858215196). Hardcover. A guide to the Stockton and Darlington railway, extended as the Heritage Line from Bishop Auckland to Saltburn. Ex-lib, in hard library binding, missing ffep, o/w VG in DJ 101pp 0. Good/Good.
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Book number: 7585
GBP 11.99 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 US$ 16.71 | JP¥ 1831]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: 1858215196 GENERAL. RAILWAYS. RAILWAY HISTORY, GEORGE STEPHENSON, 1825 General

 
FORUM ALPINUM
Forum Alpinum
Zurich, Forum alpinum. 1965. Hardcover. A detailed study of the seven regions of Switzerland, with text in the four languages. Loosely laid in is an English language translation and a fold-out coloured wood-cut. Covers a little worn and marked, no inscriptions or annotation, generally VG in VG DJ. A heavy book. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 11774
GBP 24.53 [Appr.: EURO 29 US$ 34.19 | JP¥ 3746]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: SWITZERLAND, SOCIOLOGY, ETHNOLOGY, TRAVEL Travel

 
SHALVA AMIRANASHVILI
Georgian Metalwork from Antiquity to the 18th Century
Hamlyn. 1971. Hardcover. VG, no inscriptions, in edge-worn, good DJ. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 13215
GBP 7.52 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 10.48 | JP¥ 1148]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: history, craft Craft

 
KAPLAN, E ANN AND SPRINKER, MICHAEL
The Althusserian Legacy
Verso London 1993 HB. (ISBN: 0860915948). Hardcover. Considering the political and philosophical work of Louis Althusser, with contributions by Balibar, Barrett, Callinicos, Derrida, Elliott, Lewis, Lipietz, Mocnik, Montag, Resnick, Schottler, Turchetto, Wolff. Ex-lib, in hard laminated library binding, missing ffep, o/w good, clean, tight and sound. 245pp 0. Good.
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Book number: 8277
GBP 26.34 [Appr.: EURO 31 US$ 36.71 | JP¥ 4022]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: 0860915948 GENERAL, PHILOSOPHY, MARXISM, MARX, BALIBAR, BARRETT, CALLINICOS, DERRIDA, ELLIOTT, LEWIS, LIPIETZ, MOCNIK, MONTAG, RESNICK, SCHOTTLER, TURCHETTO, WOLFF, HISTORY, SOCIOLOGY, POLITICS, ECONOMICS General

 
ANON
A Collection of the Public General Statutes Passed in the Forty-First Year of the Reign of His Majesty King George the Third Being the Fifth Session of the Eighteenth Parliament of Great Britain
London, George Eyre and Andrew Strahan. 1800. Hardcover. Full leather marked and worn, decorative spine with raised bands and red and black title labels, contemporary handwritten title pasted to the front cover, small inscription neatly inked out to the front cover verso, foxing and some grubby marks internally, sound, good. Good.
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Book number: 11543
GBP 66.69 [Appr.: EURO 78.25 US$ 92.96 | JP¥ 10184]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: POLITICS, HISTORY, GOVERNMENT, GEORGE III, 1800 Politics General

 
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Guidebook for the Henry Ford Museum
Henry Ford Museum Dearborn 1967 PB. Soft cover. A museum of industrial history and Americana. Stapled booklet, VG 72pp 0. Very Good.
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Book number: 6475
GBP 8.17 [Appr.: EURO 9.75 US$ 11.39 | JP¥ 1248]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: GENERAL, HENRY FORD, AMERICANA, INDUSTRIAL HISTORY General

 
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Missing Friends - Being the Adventures of a Danish Emigrant in Queensland (1871 - 1880)
T Fisher Unwin London 1892 HB. Hardcover. In the Adventure Series. Illustrated with b/w drawings. Cover a little worn, especially to the spine top and tail, green eps, fep damaged by the removal of a label, no inscriptions, pages yellowed, some slight blemishes to pages but none to text, some pages unopened, tight and sound, generally VG for age. 315pp 0. Very Good.
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Book number: 7819
GBP 50.09 [Appr.: EURO 59 US$ 69.82 | JP¥ 7649]
Catalogue: History

 
ANON (ATTRIBUTED TO HENRY MAYHEW)
The Mormons, or Latter-Day Saints: A Contemporary History
Office of the National Illustrated Library London HB. Hardcover. Undated, but preface is dated 1851. Illustrated with 40 engravings. Ends with 14 pages of 'specimens' of other works from the National Illustrated Library. By the author of 'Labour and the Poor'. Embossed brown cloth, gold lettering and decoration to spine, gilt on top; spine worn top and bottom, small split to the spine side; small name stamp blanked out to ffep; internally good for age, some age spots to pages and to page edges, some grubby marks, slight tears to one or two page edges, generally tight and sound. 325pp 0. Good.
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Book number: 4449
GBP 115.43 [Appr.: EURO 135.5 US$ 160.9 | JP¥ 17626]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: GENERAL, HISTORY, MORMONS, LATTER-DAY SAINTS, RELIGION General

 
ANON
Scotland's Opposition to the Popish Bill
Edinburgh, David Paterson. 1780. Hardcover. Subtitled 'A collection of all the declarations and resolutions published by the different counties, cities, towns, parishes, incorporations, and societies throughout Scotland against a proposed repeal of the statutes, enacted and forever ratified by the Revolution and Union Parliament, for preventing the growth of popery .'. Original full leather worn and much chipped, decorative spine, black leather title label a little chipped, marbled end-papers, armorial ownership plate to front paste-down, foxing throughout, good. Good.
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Book number: 12276
GBP 102.25 [Appr.: EURO 120 US$ 142.52 | JP¥ 15614]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: SCOTTISH, SCOTLAND, HISTORY, RELIGION, BIGOTRY Religion Scottish

 
ARNOLD, THOMAS
History of the Later Roman Commonwealth Vol I Only
B Fellowes etc London 1845 HB. Hardcover. Volume One only of two. Covers from the end of the Second Punic War to the death of Julius Caesar. By the noted educationalist and headmaster of Rugby school, Thomas Arnold. Ex academic library, covers marked and worn especially to the spine top and tail, small chip to ffep, some grubby marks to pages, but no inscriptions or annotation, tight and sound, apart from a couple of small closed tears, good. 543pp 0. Good.
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Book number: 8454
GBP 42.67 [Appr.: EURO 50.25 US$ 59.48 | JP¥ 6516]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: ROMAN HISTORY, REPUBLIC, CARTHAGE, PUNIC WARS, JULIUS CAESAR

 
ASHLEY, W J
James and Philip Van Artevelde
MacMillan & Co. London 1883 HB. Hardcover. Social conflict and liberation in 14th century Flanders. Ex-lib, gold library number to spine and plate to front paste-down but o/w minimal marking, dark blue cloth marked and a little worn, brown eps, clean, tight and sound, good. 244pp 0. Good.
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Book number: 8559
GBP 33.77 [Appr.: EURO 39.75 US$ 47.07 | JP¥ 5157]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: HISTORY, FLANDERS, GHENT, BRUGES, FLEMISH, WALLOON, ARTEVELDE, C14

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