David Spenceley Books: Modern
found: 10 books

 
DUTTON,RALPH:
ENGLISH COURT LIFE: Henry VII to George II
London, Batsford, 1963 . Hardback in maroon, gilt to spine, top edge tinted, in full colour jacket. Size: 227x154mm. 232 pages includes thirty pages of b/w pictures. With frontispiece and index. Sets out to answer the question how did men and women react to situations where the normal standards of behaviour were not acceptable. Clean Working Copy. Internally clean and bright outside is bumped and unevenly sunned the jacket though whole is heavily bumped and rubbed with some slight loss.
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Book number: 2673
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 US$ 9.6 | JP 1098]
Catalogue: Early Modern
Keywords: Tudors, Stuarts, Georgians, Hanoverians,

 
ERLANGER, PHILIPPE:
The AGE of COURTS and KINGS
London: Weidenfield & Nicolson 1967 . Hardback in red, gilt to spine, with printed endpapers, in full colour pictorial jacket. Size: Large octavo (248x160mm). 308 pages includes ninety-six pages of b/w pictures. With index. Subtitled: Manners and Morals 1558-1715. Very Good in Very Good jacket. Life at the European courts with comments on religion and science, travel and trade as well as the lives of ordinary people.
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Book number: 3890
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 US$ 12.35 | JP 1412]
Catalogue: Early Modern

 
GETHYN - JONES, ERIC:
GEORGE THORPE and the BERKELEY COMPANY
Gloucester: Alan Sutton, 1982 . Hardback in black, gilt to spine, there is NO jacket. Octavo. Size: 222x155mm. 296 pages wich includes frontispiece eight pages of pictures, two maps and a genealogy. With bibliography and index. Subtitled: a Gloucestershire Enterprise In Virginia. New book not previously owned some superficial marking of outer covers. A story of pioneering development by English settlers in seventeenth-century Virginia.
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Book number: 3202
GBP 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 28.5 US$ 32.93 | JP 3765]
Catalogue: Early Modern
Keywords: Berkeley, Gloucester, Jamestown, Throckemorton, , George Thorpe, Virginia, Richard Berkeley, Bristol,

 
HENIG, RUTH:
The ORIGINS of The SECOND WORLD WAR 1933-1939
London: Methuen, 1985 Lancaster Pamphlets . Like New, not previously read. BUT as with all copies the paper browned to page edges. Paper back in pictorial card cover. 48 pages. ISBN: 0-416-37390-9. .
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Book number: 8340
GBP 2.00 [Appr.: EURO 2.5 US$ 2.74 | JP 314]
Catalogue: History modern
Keywords: Nlot put on Az, 0-416-37390-9. . 0-416-37390-9.

 
NESBIT, ROY CONYERS:
BATTLE FOR EUROPE
Stroud, Gloucestershire: Sutton Publishing, 2004 . Hardback in black, gilt to spine, in full colour jacket. Size: very large octavo (304x214mm). viii,312 pages plus 8 pages of colour pictures, text illustrated throughout in b/w. With bibliography and index. New Book in Very Good jacket. Pictorial account of the drive to liberate Western Europe in the closing stages of the Second World War. Eleven months of vicious fighting against a determined and well-armed enemy, following the Allied landings in Normandy on 6 June 1944. ISBN:075093316X .
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Book number: 3761
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.75 US$ 27.44 | JP 3137]
Catalogue: Modern
Keywords: Normandy, Antwerp, Ardennes, Atlantic Wall, Omar Bradley, Bertram Ramsey, Philip Vian, Miles Dempsey, Courtney Hodges, Gerd von Runstedt, Erwin Rommel, Arthur Teddar, Eisenhower, Montgomery, 075093316X

 
SKIDELSKY, ROBERT:
INTERESTS and OBSESSIONS
London: Macmillan, 1993 . Hardabck in black, gilt to spine in full colour jacket. Size: 240x155mm. xviii,446 pages. A collection of sixty pieces drawn mainly from his journalism. New Book in Good jacket sunned to spine, small closed tear at foot of front panel. ISBN: 0-333-60457-1.
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Book number: 1573
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 US$ 16.46 | JP 1882]
Catalogue: History Modern
Keywords: 0333604571

 
TAYLOR, A.J.P.:
FROM SARAJEVO TO POTSDAM
London: Book Club Associates (BCA), 1966 . Book club ediition. good , previousl owners name on title page. Hardback in maroon, gilt to spine, there is NO jacket.. Size: 8x5 21.5x14.5cm. 216 pages illustrate throughout including colour. With bibliography and index..
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Book number: 8179
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.49 | JP 627]
Catalogue: Modern History
Keywords: amazon

 
WHEELER, JAMES SCOTT:
The MAKING of a WORLD POWER.
Stroud, Gloucestershire: Sutton Publishing, 1999. . Hardback in red, gilt to spine, in full colour pictorial jacket. Size: 242x160mm. viii,280 pages plus 16 pages of b/w pictures. With notes, bibliography and index. For reasons of internal dispute and extenal threat the years 1639-1674 saw the emergence of a centrally administered army and navy with the fiscal arrangerments to maintain them. These factors turned the sick man of Europe into a world power. Very Good near Fine in a Very Good jacket which is now in removable plastic sleeve. ISBN:0-7509-2025-4
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Book number: 2612
GBP 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 15.5 US$ 17.84 | JP 2039]
Catalogue: Early Modern
Keywords: Army, Navy, Cromwell, Edward Montagu, George Monck, Richard Deane, Robert Blake, Robert Devereux, Thomas Fairfax, JohnPyn, Henry Vane, samuel Pepys 0-7509-2025-4

 
WHEELER, JAMES SCOTT:
The MAKING of a WORLD POWER.
Stroud, Gloucestershire: Sutton Publishing, 1999. . New book not previously read but with some shelfwear from long storage. Trade Paperback in full colour pictorial card cover. Size: 232x155mm. viii,280 pages plus 16 pages of b/w pictures. With notes, bibliography and index. ISBN:0-7509-2321-0. 1639-1674 saw the emergence of a centrally administered army and navy with a fiscal policy to maintain them. These factors turned the sick man of Europe into a world power.
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Book number: 3292
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 US$ 12.35 | JP 1412]
Catalogue: Early Modern
Keywords: Taken off Az, Army, Navy, Cromwell, Edward Montagu, George Monck, Richard Deane, Robert Blake, Robert Devereux, Thomas Fairfax, John Pyn, Henry Vane, Samuel Pepys 0750923210

 
WINTER, J M:
WORLD WAR I, 1914-1918
London: Hamlyn, 1993, History of the 20th Century volume 2 . Hardback in black, gilt to spine, in full colour jacket. Large octavo. Size: 287x220mm. 176 pages illustrated throughout, including colour. With index. Written by a team of experts with some very telling pictures. Fine in Very Good jacket. ISBN:0-600-57990-5.
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Book number: 3119
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 US$ 12.35 | JP 1412]
Catalogue: Modern
Keywords: WWI, First World War, World War One, 0600579905

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