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Cambridge Historical Readers. Introductory : Stories of Greece and Rome;
Cambridge/university Press, 1920; Hardback. Good/ No dust jacket. 156pp with numerous illustrations. Red decorated covers with title on front & spine. Small ink mark on fronmt cover, internally very good.
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Book number: 18382
GBP 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.25 US$ 21.74 | JP¥ 2475]
Keywords: Cambridge Historical Reader Greece and Rome

 
A. L. O. E. (CHARLOTTE MARIE TUCKER):
Rescued from Egypt;
London, Nelson, 1881; Hardback; Good/ no dj; 412pp with 27 Engravings. Black endpapers. Green decorated covers with gilt title highly decorated on front & spine; Foxing at prelims; Bevelled edges. Faint water marks on front & back endpaperes, corners bmpd, cloth torn 1" at foot of spine, blind decorated back cover has wrinkles; Book nice & firm. All edges gilt.
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Book number: 2491
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.5 US$ 16.31 | JP¥ 1856]
Keywords: Historical romance, Victorian

 
AIKEN, JOAN ILLUSTRATED BY PAT MARRIOTT:
Cuckoo Tree;
London, Cape, 1971; 1st edition. Hardback. Ex-Library. Very Good/ Dust jakcet Very good. 251pp with illustrations by Pat Marriott. Usual library markings. Very clean & tight book. Red covers. Protected dust jakcet has price intact. " Immensely exciting, weird and funny."
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Book number: 18667
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 12 US$ 13.59 | JP¥ 1547]
Catalogue: Historical
Keywords: Historical fantasy 0 224 00514 6

 
AINSWORTH, W. HARRISON:
The Tower Of London;
London, Warne, nd; reprint, G++/no Dw, 312pp with coloured frontispiece by R. Mills. Brown covers embossed in art nouveau style with gilt title on spine & black lettering. Page cracked at title page but firm, light soiling to back cover. hard to find in this edition.
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Book number: 3631
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.79 | JP¥ 773]
Catalogue: Historical
Keywords: tower of london, historical fiction

 
AINSWORTH, WILLIAM HARRISON:
The Tower of London;
London, Cassell, nd. (c 1900?) G++/ No DW; 382pp with 4pp Pub. Ads; Green blind dec. covers with gilt title on spine. Mk on front, owners inscript. in pencil.
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Book number: 496
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.75 US$ 10.87 | JP¥ 1237]
Catalogue: Historical
Keywords: historical novel

 
ARMITAGE, ALFRED:
Loyal To Napoleon or the Young Spy of Fouche;
London, John F. Shaw & Co., nd. ( Prize label dated 1905); Very good; 278pp with b/w Frontis. & 3 full page Illustrations; Prize label on front pastedown, front prelims lightly foxed; Red covers highly embossed in art-deco style with gilt highlights. Historical fiction. f
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Book number: 3680
GBP 32.00 [Appr.: EURO 38.5 US$ 43.48 | JP¥ 4949]
Keywords: Napoleon fiction, Historical

 
BARCLAY, FLORANCE:
The Broken Halo;
London/ New York, Putman, 1913; 1st Edition; Very good/ No Dw; 408pp with 6pp Publishers ads; Purple blind decorated covers with gilt title on front and spine; Spine sunned, small split at the back hinge.
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Book number: 449
GBP 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.75 US$ 24.46 | JP¥ 2784]
Catalogue: Historical
Keywords: Historical

 
BENZONI, JULIETTE:
Marianne & The Rebels;
London, Heinemann, 1973; 1st UK Edit; Nr Fine/ Dw Very Good; Crown 8vo; 333pp; Dw sm. closed tear, price intact.
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Book number: 680
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 US$ 8.15 | JP¥ 928]
Catalogue: Historical
Keywords: historical 434 006611 7

 
BENZONI, JULIETTE:
Marianne and the Privateer;
London, Heinemann, 1972; 1st UK edition; Hardback; Nr fine/ Dj Nr fine; 318pp; Pale green covers with gilt title on spine; Dust jacket has price intact. " Fleeing from her sinister second husband....." f
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Book number: 9093
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.5 US$ 16.31 | JP¥ 1856]
Keywords: Historical romance, 434 06607 9

 
BERNSTEIN, BIRCH:
Tomorrow is Another Day. ( An Historical Romance of South Africa --1652 to the present day.);
Cape Town, Juta & Co, 1951; 1st Edition; SIGNED by the Author; Hardback; Very good/ Dj Very good; 420pp with Maps on endpapers; Red covers with black lettering; Dust jacket has nicks, slight edge wear, price intact. m
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Book number: 9251
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.5 US$ 16.31 | JP¥ 1856]
Keywords: historical romance. Signed, Souht Africa, Great Trek, Anglo - Boer War,

 
BICKERSTAFF, ISAAC:
The Tatler. Volume 1;
London, J. Parsons, 1794; Hardback. 5.5" x 3.5". Good+ condition. v, 302pp with Portrait frontis. and 2 other engravings plus index. Marbled endpapers with Wherwell Priory armorial on bookplate on front pastedown. Small split in internal hinge. Brown leather scuffed covers with gilt line decoration on front & back edge, gilt decoration on spine rubbed off. Crack on front hinge but boards firm. Internally very clean and tight.
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Book number: 12055
GBP 38.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.75 US$ 51.64 | JP¥ 5877]
Catalogue: Historical
Keywords: Wherwell Priory, 18th century, Historical

 
BOHAN, EDMUND ILLUSTRATED VAL BIRO:
The Writ of Green Wax;
London, Hutchinson, 1970; 1st Edition; Very good/ dw Good+; 155pp with lovely Illustrations by Val Biro; Green covers with gilt title; Dust wrapper has edge wear, few small creases. An exciting historical novel set in Fifteenth century England .
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Book number: 182
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.75 US$ 10.87 | JP¥ 1237]
Keywords: English historical novel 15th century England fiction Val Biro 0 09 103050 1

 
BRAINE, SHEILA ILLUSTRATED BY E. STUART HARDYPLUS:
The Adventures of Humphrey Chatteris. A Tale of the Barons' War;
London, Ernest Nister, nd; Hardback. Very Good/ No dust wrapper. Printed in Bavaria No. 130; 160pp with coloured Frontis. & lovely Illustrations by E. Stuart Hardyplus 8pp Publisher's Catalogue. Pale blue pictorial covers with gilt title & gilt crusaders tunic on front; Covers slightly faded with some "spotting".
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Book number: 158
GBP 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.75 US$ 24.46 | JP¥ 2784]
Keywords: Children, Historical fiction, Illustrated by E. Stuart Hardyplus

 
BRIGGS, ELSPETH:
Service is None Heritage;
London, Alden Press, 1948; 1st edition. Hardback. Very good/ Dj Very good. 119pp with delightful Woodcuts by the Author. Maroon covers with black title on spine. Dust jacket has few light marks, price intact. " The time is the Restoration and the sure grasp of the period plus loveable characters makes this a book to remember." m
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Book number: 10935
GBP 22.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.5 US$ 29.9 | JP¥ 3402]
Keywords: Historical, English Restoration. scarce.woodcuts.

 
BROSTER, D. K.:
Child Royal;
London, Heinemann, 1951; Reprint. Hardback. Good/ No dust jacket. 329pp. Pages tanned. ALnwick School stamp on free front endpaper. Blue covers with sunned title on spine.
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Book number: 18721
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.79 | JP¥ 773]
Catalogue: Historical
Keywords: Children Historical

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