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

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

Item #: 705246

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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

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

Item #: 768931


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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


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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

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

Item #: 753060


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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

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

Item #: 752597


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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

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

Item #: 751042


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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

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

Item #: 748889


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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

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

Item #: 705086

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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

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

Item #: 748839


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The Sportsman's Year Book 1905.

Myers, A. Wallis, ed. / London: George Newnes, 1905
first edition; small octavo, xlvi, [314], xlvii-[lx] pp., the publisher includes the covers and endpapers in the pagination, plates; original cloth rubbed with spots of light fraying at joints, only light general age toning to interior; sections on horse racing, cricket, tennis (Davis Cup competition might become important), croquet (high wind at Wimbledon ruined Miss Gower's stance), cycle racing, coursing (gambling has considerably lowered its prestige), golf (Americans in ascendancy), etc. etc. followed by a substantial section of biographies, interesting advertisements at both ends. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, sport, sports, DVN

Item #: 746050

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Holocene Environmental Charge in the Great Basin (Nevada Archeological Survey, Research Paper Number 6)

Elston, Robert, ed. / Reno: University of Nevada, 1976
first edition; large quarto, [vii], 216 pp., a few illustrations in text; library markings but sound and near very good in later cloth with original paper sides retained. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Great Basin, ecology, climate change, CRN

Item #: 744356

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The Oscar Chinn Case. Judgment of December 12th, 1934. (Publications of the Permanent Court of International Justice, Series A/B. No. 63)

Cour permanente de justice internationale. Permanent Court of International Justice. / Leyden: A. W. Sijthoff's Publishing Company 1935
91, 91 pp., French and English text face-to-face with duplicate pagination; paper sides darkening with one becoming detached, extraction roughness at spine, good only. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: League of Nations, international law, Great Britain, Belgium, Belgian Congo

Item #: 742527


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The New Empire. Reflections upon Its Origin and constitution and Its Relation to the Great Republic.

Howland, O. A. / Toronto. Hart & Company, 1891
first edition; xix, [1], 608 pp., folding frontispiece, small folding map; original cloth rubbed with front hinge cracked, general age toning to text, good only; the "Empire" is Canada. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Canada, Great Britain, HTR

Item #: 740398

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The War and Finance. How to Save the Situtation.

Radclyffe, Raymond. / London: Wm Dawson and Sons Ltd., 1915
54 [2] (ads) pp, library markings, paper sides badly chipped, spine trimmed with no loss but now entirely disbound; the proposed solution is the issue of currency against trustee stocks instead of gold, this will put money in the pockets of the rich and the coffers of the banks to the benefit of all. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: World War I, economics, Great Britain, ZNI

Item #: 740241


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Some Experiences of Economic Control in War-Time. Sidney Ball Lecture, February 20, 1940, (Barnett House Papers, No. 23)

Beveridge, William / London: Oxford University Press 1940
first edition; 38, [1] pp, minor library markings, both paper sides present but spine trimmed and now entirely disbound; experiences in the First World War. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, economic history, World War I, ZNI

Item #: 735950


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The Training of the Combatant. An Address Delivered for the Fight for Right Movement. With a Note on the Fight for Right Movement by Evelyn Underhill.

Spurgeon, Caroline F. E. / London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1916
small octavo, 30, [1] pp, minor library markings, spine trimmed with no loss but now entirely disbound in self wrappers; the Fight for Right was a home front organization to promote hope, constancy, and self-denial and to resist a premature peace; Evelyn Underhill is better known for her works on mysticism. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: World War I, Great Britain, Home Front, ZNI

Item #: 733556


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Wiltshire Tithe Apportionments: Abstracts (Wiltshire Record Society)

Richard E. Sandell / Wiltshire Record Society 1975
Volume XXX for the year 1974, 172 pp., Hardcover, spine and covers faded, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0901333077
Subject/Keywords: ctt Great Britain, England, History

Item #: 731452


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The Property Qualifications of Members of Parliament (Columbia University Studies in the Social Sciences, Number 498)

Helen E. Witmer / AMS Press 1968
245 pp., Hardcover, very good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: ctt Great Britain, England, History

Item #: 731451


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Conference of Prime Ministers and Representatives of the United Kingdom, The Dominions, and India, Held in June, July, and August, 1921. Summary of Proceedings and Documents. Presented to Parliament ...

Imperial Conference. (1921, London, England) / London: HMSO, 1921
narrow folio, 67 pp, library markings, half leather binding very rubbed and hinges weak, good; much of the work of the conference was "confidential" and not disclosed here. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, colonies, Imperial federation

Item #: 727002


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Seal Fisheries of the Behring Sea ... A letter from the Secretary of State submitting the official correspondence between the government of the United States and the government of Great Britain ... since the 19th of July last.

United States. Department of State. / Washington: GPO 1891
55 pp., two folding maps with one of them in color; light general age toniong and extraction roughness at spine, now in self wrappers; issued as 51st Congress, 2d Session, HED 144. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, United States, Bering Sea Arbitration

Item #: 726969


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