First Used Books: History - United Kingdom
found: 4 books

 
BURTON, ELIZABETH
The Early Tudors at Home
London, Allen Lane. 1976, First. (ISBN: 0713908238) Cloth, 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ tall. Ill.: Kelly, Felix. Dj shows light rubbing, bumping and shelfwear, and has a repaired split about 2" high at bottom front. Boards show light rubbing, bumping or shelfwear. Interior tight and unmarked. Very light soilage to front and top edges and tiny light stain visible front edge. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 001601
CAD 19.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.5 US$ 13.53 | £UK 11 | JP¥ 1473]
Keywords: History - United Kingdom Juvenile Tudor 0713908238 Kelly, Felix

 
GOODRICH-FREER, A,
Outer Isles
London, Archibald Constable & Co. 1902, First. Cloth, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Reddish brown boards with gilt titles front and spine and black celtic knot design show light to moderate bumping and shelfwear except at head and heel of spine (particularly the head) where there is abrasion, and small tears. Top edge gilt. Front hinge is started but holding. Dye from boards transferred to lower spine edge of endpapers and last few leaves. Foldout map of Outer Hebrides has a small tear at point of lower attachment to textblock. Very light foxing at front endpaper and half-title. Recent owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Presentation plate on front free endpaper from School Board of Glasgow, Session 1909-1910, for General Excellence to one George Archibald. (Note coincidence with name of publisher). Interior tight and otherwise unmarked. 448 pp. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 003567
CAD 145.00 [Appr.: EURO 95.25 US$ 103.23 | £UK 83.5 | JP¥ 11242]
Keywords: History - United Kingdom Great Britain Scotland Hebrides

 
GREEN, JOHN RICHARD
A Short History of the English People (Green's History of England)
Toronto, Copp Clark. 1888, New Revised. Cloth, 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ tall. Textbook, Orangey-brown boards with black impressed titles and decoration are in very good condition, showing light to moderate rubbing, bumping and shelfwear especially at top and bottom of spine. The top edge shows light stains as from moisture, the bottom edge has one darker stain, none of the stains penetrates to the text block. Both front and rear hinges are weakened, having splits in the endpapers, although the webbing still holds the boards. Most of the front free endpaper has been removed. The interior is tight and unmarked, except in a few of the later chapters there are underlinings and annotations in pencil. There is also a penciled sentence on the rear free endpaper. There are also a few creased corners. Book does not show foxing, mold or mildew. Titles on the front board state "Authorized by the Education Department of Ontario" and "Price $1.50". All six maps, five of which are in color, are present. 1888, which seller has listed as year of publication, is based on statement on back of title page: "Entered according to Act of the Parliament of Canada, in the year one thousand eight hundred and eighty-eight, by MACMILLAN & CO. in the Office of the Minister of Agriculture." It is possible that this statement references an earlier edition, and therefore, although there are no other dates in evidence, the seller cannot be certain that the book was not published later than 1888. Good+/No Jacket as Issued.
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Book number: 002274
CAD 38.50 [Appr.: EURO 25.25 US$ 27.41 | £UK 22.25 | JP¥ 2985]
Keywords: History - United Kingdom

 
HYDE, H. MONTGOMERY
A Tangled Web: Sex Scandals in British Politics and Society
London, Futura. 1986, First. (ISBN: 0708832563) Trade Paperback, 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ tall. Moderate rubbing, bumping and shelfwear including partial diagonal crease on front wrap and slight wrinkling of upper rear wrap from either bump or moisture (no stain though). Spine slightly cocked and with creases that do not affect text block. Interior tight and unmarked with pages starting to lightly tan. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued.
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Book number: 002028
CAD 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 5 US$ 5.34 | £UK 4.5 | JP¥ 581]
Keywords: History - United Kingdom Politics Political Science Sex Scandals 0708832563

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