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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: BYB11543
GBP 56.19 [Appr.: EURO 62.75 US$ 70.92 | JP¥ 7988]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: politics, history, government, George III, 1800 Politics

 
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: BYB8454
GBP 35.62 [Appr.: EURO 39.75 US$ 44.96 | JP¥ 5064]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: Roman History, Roman 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: BYB8559
GBP 27.99 [Appr.: EURO 31.25 US$ 35.33 | JP¥ 3979]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: history, Flanders, Ghent, Bruges, Flemish, Walloon, Artevelde, C14

 
BAEHR, PETER
Caesar and the Fading of Roman World: A Study in Republicanism and Caesarism
New Brunswick, Transaction Publishers. 1998. (ISBN: 1560003049). Hardcover. History, political theory and sociology - responses to Caesar from classical times to the nineteenth century. VG, no inscriptions, in slightly sunned VG DJ. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: BYB11359
GBP 29.12 [Appr.: EURO 32.5 US$ 36.76 | JP¥ 4140]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: 1560003049 archaeology, archeology, history, politics, sociology Politics Sociology

 
BARLEY, M W ED.
Archaeological Bibliography for Great Britain and Ireland - 1965
Council for British Archaeology London 1967 PB. Soft cover. A listing of archaeological publications. Stapled booklet, covers lightly worn, no inscriptions, good. 107pp 0. Good.
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Book number: BYB9035
GBP 6.25 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.89 | JP¥ 889]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: history, prehistory, archaeology

 
'MAYFLOWER FAIR' BAZAAR
A Concise History of Lisburn and Neighbourhood
Belfast, T H Jordan. 1906. Hardcover. Written in commemoration of the building of Largymore New National School and as a souvenir of the Mayflower Fair Bazaar. With many local advertisements. Cloth spine, boards much worn and marked, hinges weak, good only. Good.
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Book number: BYB11280
GBP 14.40 [Appr.: EURO 16.25 US$ 18.18 | JP¥ 2047]
Catalogue: Local History
Keywords: local history, Ulster, Northern Ireland, Lisburn, Largymore school

 
BENNETT, SADIE
Time and Tide: Reflections of Rural Life in Times Past
Portlaoise, Arderin Publishing. 2002. (ISBN: 0863350461). Soft cover. Changes experienced by rural women in 20th century Ireland. VG, no inscriptions. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB10405
GBP 11.58 [Appr.: EURO 13 US$ 14.62 | JP¥ 1646]
Catalogue: Local History
Keywords: 0863350461 Irish, Ireland, local hisory

 
BMA
The Book of Cardiff: British Medical Association 96th Annual Meeting Cardiff 1928
Cardiff, Printing and Publishing Committee. 1928. Soft cover. A description of the town and its history issued on the occasion of this meeting, illustrated with b/w photographs. Illustrative covers lightly sunned, no inscriptions, clean and sound, VG. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB11341
GBP 11.78 [Appr.: EURO 13.25 US$ 14.87 | JP¥ 1675]
Catalogue: Local History
Keywords: local history

 
BRIGHOUSE, T.K
The Philippics of Cicero V - VII
London, Blackie & Sons. 1st Edition. Hardcover, 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Undated. Three orations of Cicero against Antony. Blackie's Illustrated Latin series. Green Boards are a little worn. Neat previous owner name in fep. 2 small stamps to eps. Latin text, English notes, exercises, photogr and other ills, maps and glossary. lxvii=200pp Clean copy. 0. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: BYB9652
GBP 20.34 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 US$ 25.67 | JP¥ 2892]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: Mark Antony, Philippics, Cicero, Latin, Rome, Roman, history, classics Latin

 
BROWN, J
From the Restoration of 1660 to the Revolution of 1688
National council of Evangelical Free Churches London 1904 HB. Hardcover. In the series Eras of Nonconformity, No. VII. The history of a time when Conscience opposed the State, and the Act of Uniformity led to the ejection of 2000 ministers from the Anglican church. Green cloth covers worn and marked, some age mottling to pages, front hinge a little weak, generally VG, no DJ. 136pp 0. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: BYB6979
GBP 16.54 [Appr.: EURO 18.5 US$ 20.88 | JP¥ 2351]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: history, religious history, Nonconformism, Bunyan, conventicles, Religion

 
BURNET, BOBBY
The St Andrews Opens
Edinburgh, Sportsprint Publishing. 1990. (ISBN: 0859763013). Hardcover. A comprehensive account of the British Open Golf Championship played at St Andrews, with a history of the Opens played over the last two centuries by the Historian of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews. Signed by the author to the title page. VG in VG DJ, not price-clipped. Very Good/Very Good. Signed by Author(s).
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Book number: BYB9446
GBP 27.13 [Appr.: EURO 30.25 US$ 34.24 | JP¥ 3857]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: 0859763013 history, sport, golf, St Andrews, signed signed Sport

 
THOMAS T C, MORGAN H
Pasiant Brycheiniog: A Pageant of Breconshire
J D Lewis Llandysul 1st 1967 HB. Hardcover. Part of the 1958 Festival of Wales. In English and Welsh. Covers a little worn and faded, VG internally, no DJ. 234pp 0. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB2310
GBP 6.24 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.88 | JP¥ 887]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: History, Welsh, Wales, Brecon Beacons

 
CARTOCCI, SERGIO, ILLUS. ETTORE ROESLER FRANZ
Rome As It Was
Oto Rome 1979 PB. Soft cover. The Eternal City in the late 19th century, seen through the water-colours of Ettore Roesler Franz. VG, one corner a little bumped, pages a little yellowed. 59pp 0. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB6002
GBP 8.91 [Appr.: EURO 10 US$ 11.25 | JP¥ 1267]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: Ettore Roesler Franz, Rome, General, travel, art, history, Italy Travel Art

 
CAUNCE, STEPHEN
Oral History and the Local Historian
Harlow, Longman. 1994. (ISBN: 0582072956). Soft cover. In the series Approaches to Local History. Signed by the author to the half title page (Hope this helps you with your recording. My motto is 'don't panic - just have a go.' Stephen Caunce). No other inscriptions or annotation, VG. Very Good. Signed by Author(s).
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Book number: BYB11775
GBP 15.06 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.01 | JP¥ 2141]
Catalogue: Local History
Keywords: 0582072956 local history, sociology Sociology signed

 
CLIVE CHEESMAN, ED. COLLEGE OF ARMS MANUSCRIPT JP 177
The Armorial of Haiti: Symbols of Nobility in the Reign of Henry Christophe
London, College of Arms. 2007. (ISBN: 9780950698021). Hardcover. A contemporary manuscript, reproduced in colour with a full commentary, of the heraldry selected by the king of Haiti in the early 19th century following the war of independence of Toussaint Louverture. VG, no inscriptions, in VG DJ. A heavy book. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: BYB12136
GBP 138.00 [Appr.: EURO 153.75 US$ 174.19 | JP¥ 19619]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: 9780950698021 Caribbean, history, heraldry, Haiti, Saint-Domingue

 
CLARKSON, T J
Rheged: Celtic Cumbria. Realms of the Men of the North, 1
Manchester, Mithil Society. 1988. Soft cover. A brief guide and introduction: genealogy, chronological table, map. Stapled booklet, illustrative covers very lightly marked, no inscriptions, clean and sound, good. Good.
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Book number: BYB11484
GBP 6.24 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.88 | JP¥ 887]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: history local history

 
CLEERE, HENRY ED.
Archaeology in Britain - 1979
Council for British Archaeology London 1980 PB. Soft cover. An overview of archaeological investigations. Stapled booklet, covers lightly worn, no inscriptions, good. 107pp 0. Good.
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Book number: BYB9034
GBP 6.25 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.89 | JP¥ 889]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: history, prehistory, archaeology

 
COUPLAND, R
The British Empire - an Outline Sketch of Its Growth and Character
BBC London 1933 PB. Soft cover. The text of a series of broadcast talks. Stapled booklet, covers a little marked and worn, pages yellowed, good. 56pp 0. Good.
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Book number: BYB8816
GBP 6.25 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.89 | JP¥ 889]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: history, imperialism, BBC, radio, broadcast

 
CROSSING, WILLIAM
Dartmoor's Early Historic and Medieval Remains
Brixham, Quay Publications. 1987. (ISBN: 1870083156). Soft cover. Gathered from a series of articles appearing in West Country newspapers in the early 1900s. Illustrated with b/w photographs. No inscriptions, VG. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB9884
GBP 8.52 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 US$ 10.75 | JP¥ 1211]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: 1870083156 history, archaeology, folklore, folktales, Devon archaeology

 
DAVENPORT, CYRIL
Beautiful Books
London, Methuen & Co. 1929. Hardcover. Descriptions of rare and valuable books. 16 b/w illustrations, two tipped in plates in colour, one in monotone. Covers lightly worn and marked, paper title label to cloth spine, foxing to prelims and edge of page block, name to front paste-down, tight and sound, good in grubby, edge-worn, slightly chipped, good DJ, with remains of 1 shilling price sticker to front. Good/Good.
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Book number: BYB9719
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Catalogue: History
Keywords: history, printing, books, illuminated manuscripts Writing printing

 
DAVIE, A. TEGLA
Friends Ambulance Unit: The Story of the F.A. U. In the Second World War 1939 - 1946
London, Council of the Friends Ambulance Unit/George Allen and Unwin. 1947. Hardcover. The inspiring history of Quaker relief work across the world during the war years. Cream cloth a little sunned and marked, neat name to ffep, no other inscriptions, all maps and plates present, clean and sound, generally VG, no DJ. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB11482
GBP 34.12 [Appr.: EURO 38 US$ 43.07 | JP¥ 4851]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: history, Quakers

 
DAVIES, GLYN ED.
Arthurian Collection - Casgliad Arthuraid
Mold, Clwyd Library Service. 1974. (ISBN: 0904444007). Hardcover. Catalogue of the collection of Arthurian literature, a comprehensive list of books available for reference but not generally on loan, containing literary texts, criticisms, poetry, prose, plays, children's stories, associated books on music, art and sculpture, written in 12 languages, the earliest being Gildas, De Exedio et Conquesta Britanniae, 1568. Original library binding held with bolts, one of which is missing, A4 landscape format, small hole worn to title page, ex-lib stamp, good. Good.
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Book number: BYB9456
GBP 20.34 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 US$ 25.67 | JP¥ 2892]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: 0904444007 Arthur, Arthurian, catalog, bibliography Welsh

 
DAVIES, TOM, PHOTOGRAPHS BY JOHN HODDER
Stained Glass Hours - a Modern Pilgrimage Age
New English Library London. 1985. (ISBN: 0450060535). Soft cover. Uncorrected Book Proof. Card covers worn, marked, and slightly scribbled on, corners creased, good. Good.
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Book number: BYB8065
GBP 5.05 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.37 | JP¥ 718]
Catalogue: Local History
Keywords: 0450060535 general, pilgrim, Christianity, Christ, saints, Iona, Lindisfarne, Walsingham, Lough Derg, Croagh Patrick, Canterbury, Columba, Aidan, David, Patrick, Dunstan Religion Travel

 
DAVIES, WENDY
Whithorn and the World: 6th Whithorn Lecture
Whithorn, Friends of the Whithorn Trust. 1998. (ISBN: 0952572664). Soft cover. A snap-shot of the Western World in 600 AD, in 800 AD and in 1075, and how Whithorn fitted in. Stapled booklet, staples a little rusty but o/wise VG, no inscriptions. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB9484
GBP 6.25 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.89 | JP¥ 889]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: 0952572664 archaeology, archeology, Scotland, Scottish, history, prehistory, Whithorn, Whithorn Lecture, Candida Casa, Galloway archaeology Scottish

 
DOBIE, J FRANK
Apache Gold and Yaqui Silver
Albuquerque, University of New Mexico. 1976. (ISBN: 0826304346). Soft cover. Reprint. Tales of lost mines in the Old West - the Adams Diggings, Tayopa etc - illustrated by Tom Lea. Small corner cut from back cover, otherwise good, clean and sound, no inscriptions. Good.
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Book number: BYB10695
GBP 9.10 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 US$ 11.49 | JP¥ 1294]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: 0826304346 history, local history, Western, Americas, USA local history

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