David Spenceley Books: Historiography
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BERLIN, ISAIAH IN CONVERSATION WITH RAMIN JAHANBEGLOO:
CONVERSATIONS WITH ISAIAH BERLIN
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,1992 . Hardback in quarter-bound style, Blue cloth to spine and grey paper over boards, gilt titles to spine, in two colour jacket. Large octavo. Size: 240x160mm. xviii,214 pages with index. Subtitled: recollections of a historian of ideas. A memoir and a rare insight into the mind of a great thinker. Discusses philosophers of past and present and their influence on him and of his passion for music and literature. Isaiah Berlin is wise without being pompous, witty but not trivial and affectionate without seeming sentimental. Very good near Fine in a very Good jacket. ISBN:0-684-19394-9.
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Book number: 3083
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 US$ 16.46 | JP¥ 1882]
Catalogue: Historiography
Keywords: Isaiah Berlin, Machiavelli, Marx, Vico, Herder, Herzen, Anna Akhmatova, Boris Pasternak, Chaim Weizmann 0-684-19394-9

 
BRIGGS, ASA:
SAXONS, NORMANS and VICTORIANS
The Historical Association, Hastings & Bexhill branch, 1966 . Pamphlet with card cover. size: 215x135mm. 26 pages with bibliographic notes. Wire stitched. Card cover soiled and creased but internally clean and bright. A shrewed view of the Victorian attitudes to medieval history.
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Book number: 4443
GBP 3.00 [Appr.: EURO 3.75 US$ 4.12 | JP¥ 471]
Catalogue: Historiography
Keywords: Assa Briggs, Alfred the Great, Thomas Hughes, Charles Kingsley, Hereward the Wake, Carlyle, Stubbs, Freeman

 
GRUNDY, ISOBEL & SUSAN WISEMAN (EDITORS):
WOMEN, WRITING, HISTORY 1640-1740
Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 1992 . New Book not previously read. Trade Paperback card cover. Small octavo. Size: 215x137mm. 240 pages with notes and index. ISBN:0-8203-1451-X. Ten essays including: Women's Published Writing of the 1650s, (Elaine Hobby) Writings by English Nuns, (Isobel Grundy) The Jacobite Vision of Mary Caesar, (Valerie Rumbold), Gender and Status in Dramatic Discourse, (Susan Wiseman).
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Book number: 3059
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 US$ 12.35 | JP¥ 1412]
Catalogue: Historiography
Keywords: Taken off Az, multi, Mary Chudleigh, Sarah Fyge Egerton, Mary Astell, Aphra Behn, Delarivier Manley, Mary Astell, Margaret Cavendish, Caesar 082031451X

 
ISENBERG, MICHAEL T:
PUZZLES OF THE PAST
College Station, TX: Texas A & M University Press, 2000 . New book not previously read. Trade Paperback in two colour pictorial card cover. Octavo. Size: 230x250mm. xiv,222 pages with index. Subtitled: an introduction to thinking about history. ISBN:0-89096-216-2. There is much about the clarity of mind required to think honestly about history.
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Book number: 3093
GBP 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.25 US$ 15.09 | JP¥ 1725]
Catalogue: Historiography
Keywords: amazon, 0890962162

 
ROWSE, A L:
The USE of HISTORY
London: Hodder & Stoughton (EUP), 1946 Teach Yourself History . Hardback in mushroom, dark blue to spine, top edge tinted, there is NO jacket. Small octavo. Size: 175x112mm. vii,148 pages with bibliography and index. Clean Reading Copy. States the case for a study of history, discusses its uses and pleasures and how to approach teaching yourself history.
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Book number: 3109
GBP 1.00 [Appr.: EURO 1.25 US$ 1.37 | JP¥ 157]
Catalogue: Historiography
Keywords: amazon, Writing History, Reading

 
TYAS, SHAUN:
STYLE BOOK for MEDIEVAL STUDIES
Stamford, Lincolnshire: Paul Watkins, 1997 . Pamphlet with card cover. size: 209x145mm. 24 pages, wire stitched. New Booklet not previously read. ISBN:1871615771. An a-z guide to methods for achieving consistency and clarity in research notes and essays. Based on the writers experience as both editor and publisher.
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Book number: 3991
GBP 2.50 [Appr.: EURO 3 US$ 3.43 | JP¥ 392]
Catalogue: Historiography
Keywords: Editing, Writing, Essays, Notebooks, 1871615771

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