Travel and Prose Fiction in Early Modern England (Yearbook of English Studies, vol. 41.1)

Nandini Das, John Batchelor / Maney Publishing 2011
204 pp., Paperback, light bump to top corner, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 190732223X
Subject/Keywords: England, Great Britain, Europe, Travel

Item #: 789243

$20.85

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Debrett's Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage with Her Majesty's Royal Warrant Holders. 156th Year ... 1958.

Hankinson, C. F. J., ed. / London: Odhams Press, Limited 1958
small, very thick quarto, xix (ads), [1], [iv], 2156 pp., color frontispiece and some advertising in color; library hand stamps and markings, original decorated cloth faded at spine, still a sound and near very good copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, nobility, genealogy

Item #: 786680

$53.82

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Kellys Handbook of Distinguished People. 1939. (Previously known as Kellys Handbook to the Titled, Landed and Official Classes) Sixty-Fifth Annual Edition.

Kellys Directories Limited. / London: 1939
large, very thick octavo, liv (ads), [5], 1989, [1], [2] (ads) pp.; libray markings including pocket at end, original cloth faded and frayed at spine with hinges weak, text block still well sewn. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, genealogy, JZX

Item #: 786679

$10.40

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Whitaker's Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage, and Companionage for the year 1938 ... (42nd annual volume)

Whitaker?s Peerage. / London: 1938
x, 753 pp. with sections of advertising front and back; library book markings including pocket at end, original cloth rubbed at extremities and both hinges broken, block still sound. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, nobility, genealogy, JZX

Item #: 786622

$5.00

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The earthen long barrow in Britain: An introduction to the study of the funerary practice and culture of the Neolithic people of the third millennium B.C.

Paul Ashbee / University of Toronto Press 1970
208 pp., Hardcover, very good in a good+ dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0802015727
Subject/Keywords: Britain mounds ctt

Item #: 786306

$10.96

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Correspondence between the governments of the United States and Great Britain, in regard to Recruiting for the British Army within the United States: Together with the Documents and Evidence Relative to That Subject ...

United States. State Department. / Washington: A. O. P. Nicholson, Printer 1856
666 pp,;; first and last pages darkened and some tips curled but still near very good thread tied into self wrappers as issued; objections to the British recruiting for the Crimean War in the United States, they claimed they were not allowing enlistment of American citizens but mainly of British subjects and non-citizen Germans; the United States felt its strict neutrality in the conflict was being jeopardized. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, Great Britain, foreign relations, foreign enlistments

Item #: 784172

$22.51

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Treaties and Agreements of the Indian Tribes of the Great Lakes Region

Institute for the Development of Indian Law / Inst for the Dev of Indian Law 1974
102 pp., Paperback, ex library, minor stains to covers, else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 9999698239
Subject/Keywords: Reference Great Lakes Indians fm3

Item #: 779219

$16.01

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The Journal of Pre-Raphaelite Studies. New Series. Volume 1

Kennedy, Judith, ed. / Tempe/Kutztown: University of Arizona/Kutztown University 1992
New Series, Volume 1 only, complete in two numbers [38] pp. + {44] pp.; very good in original paper wrappers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Pre-Raphaelitism, Great Britain, art, HTM

Item #: 775695

$14.03

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Theorie und Praxis der Englischen Gewerkvereine (Industrial Democracy). Deutsch von C. Hugo. + Die Geschichte des Britischen Trade Unionismus. Deutsch von R. Bernstein. ...

Webb, Sidney & Beatrice Webb. / Stuttgart: J. H. W. Dietz Nachf., 1906
both are Zweite, unveranderte Auflage; Theorie und Praxis ... xx, 407 pp. + [iv], 407 pp.; Die Geschichte des Britischen Trade Unionismus ... xiv, [2], 419 pp.; matching publisher's half cloth dulled, light general age toning, overall good+. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, trade unions, CTT

Item #: 773686

$7.86

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The Policy of Dear Food. Prices of Provisions in England and Germany.

Tyszka, Carl von. / London: Cassell and Company for the Cobden Club. 1910
reprinted from The Westminster Gazette; small octavo, 24 pp, including full page graphs; general age toning and margins of title soiled, extraction roughness at spine of self wrappers, reading copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Germany, Great Britain, economic history, food prices

Item #: 769063

$16.34

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Lloyd's Reports of Prize Cases heard before and decided by the Right Honourable Sir Samuel Evans ... during the European War, which began in August, 1914. Reprinted from "Lloyd's List" by direction of the Committee of Lloyds.

Aspinall, John Bridge, & Edward Louis de Hart, eds. / London: Printed and Published by Lloyd's, 1915
first series complete in 10 volumes (a second series was started in 1940), Aspinall was the editor for the first volume only, there are variations in the title as the series progresses; library markings and later cloth, occasional penciling, still a sound and good+ set, scarce. Volumes Included: 10

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, World War I, maritime law, prize law, capture at sea, Big Sets

Item #: 705246

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$225.26

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The Structure and Ecology of Low Isles and Other Reefs. With fifteen text-figures and twenty-seven plates. (British Museum, Natural History; Great Barrier Reef Expedition, 1828-29, Scientific Reports, Vol. 3, No. 2)

Stephenson, T. A., et al. / London: British Museum, 1931
first edition; large quarto, 112 pp., 26 plates each with a page of facing text and inclues two folding color maps; library book plate and markings, later cloth partially split at joints, text sound and original paper sides bound in. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Queensland, Australia, Great Barrier Reef, geology, natural history, RK0

Item #: 768931

$27.25

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Calendar of State Papers, Domestic Series, of the Reign of Charles II. 1660-1661, Preserved in the State Paper Department of Her Majesty's Public Record Office.

Green, Mary Anne Everett, comp. / London: Longman, Green, Longman, & Roberts 1860
thick quarto, xix, [3], 723, [1], 11 pp.; library book plate, original cloth frayed at head of spine with front hinge cracked and front free endpaper detached, title dark, good+ only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, British history, CRN

Item #: 758430

$27.87

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National Identities: The Constitution of the United Kingdom ("Political Quarterly" Special Issues)

Colin Crouch , David Marquand, Bernard Crick / Blackwell Pub 1992
192 pp., Paperback, ex library, else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0631182136
Subject/Keywords: History, Government, United Kingdom, England, Great Britain

Item #: 753616

$2.50

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A Sermon, preached at Trinity Church, in Boston, on Fast Day, April 7, 1808.

Gardiner, J. S. J. / Boston: Printed by Munroe, Francis, & Parker, 1808
first edition; 22 pp.; damp stain at inside margin of late leaves, general age toning, light extraction roughness at spine and now mostly disbound; just as Jonah displeased God by going the wrong way the United States is very wrong to support France against England; "The American eagle, though meek as a dove before the Gallick cock, yet to the British will present the terrors of his beak, the lightnings of his eye, and the strength of his talons.", what could be further from the national interest. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: American sermons, France, Great Britain, foreign relations, xxs BRP

Item #: 753060

$24.88

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Letter from the Secretary of War...the Examination and Cost of Construction of the Third Subdivision of the Northern Transportation Route. 43rd Congress, 2nd Session, SED 19, Part 1

Wilson, J. M. / Washington: GPO 1875
76 pp., 3 folding maps; self wrappers, removed from a larger binding, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: New York State Great Lakes Canals Transportation Communication

Item #: 752597

$6.32

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Catalogue of the Collection of Broadsides in the University Library (Goldsmiths' Library of Economic Literature) at the Central Building of the University of London, South Kensinton, S.W. 7.

Rye, Reginald A. / London: University of London Press, 1930
first edition; narrow folio (33.5 cm. tall x 21 cm.), 201, [1], 4 (supplement) pp.; paper wrappers darkened and frayed at head of spine, library book label and hand stamp on inside back cover, still a sound and good+ copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: books about books, Great Britain, broadsides, HTM

Item #: 751042

$44.06

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Mr. Quincy's Speech, in the House of Representatives of the United States, January 19, 1809, on the Bill for holding an Extra Session of Congress, in May next.

Quincy, Josiah. / (Boston): Russell & Cutler, printers, 1809
14 pp.; general age toning and now partially disbiound in self wrappers, good only; Quincy expresses the Federalists continuing dissatisfaction with the Enbargo Act of 1807 and related legislation. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Embargo Act, United States, Great Britain, commerce, MMW xxs

Item #: 748889

$9.71

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Correspondence concerning Claims against Great Britain, transmitted to the Senate of the United States in answer to the Resolutions of December 4 and 10, 1867, and of May 27, 1868.

United States. Department of State. / Washington: 1869
7 volumes, mixed editions, some GPO and others Philp & Solomons, Booksellers; library markings and general age toning, needs rebinding, working set; the Alabama Claims. Volumes Included: 7

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, Great Britain, American Civil War, Alabama Claims, Big Sets

Item #: 705086

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$253.90

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Public Record Office. Lists and Indexes, No. XXIV.Index of Chancery Proceedings (Series II) preserved in the Public Record Office. Vol. II. A.D. 1579-1621.

Great Britain. Public Record Office. / London: HMSO 1908
narrow folio; [iv], 328 pp.; library and private ownership markings, text age toned and only the chipped front cover remains from paper wrappers, good- only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Gredat Britain, Chancery, British history, HTR

Item #: 748839

$23.72

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