The History of England. Written in French by Mr. Rapin de Thoyras. Translated into English with Additional Notes by N. Tindal. ... The Third Edition.

Rapin-Thoyras, Paul de, & Nicolas Tindal. / London: Printed for Johan and Pual Knapton, 1743
the basic 2 volume set, Tindal's Continuation not present; folio (leaves lightly shorter than 40 cm.), [title leaf in red and black], x, [iii]-viii, [9]-849, [1] pp., 31 plates (of ) including 4 folding maps and 3 double page folding plates + 807 (beginning with title in red and black) pp., [16] (index to the two volumes), [3], 12 (prospectus for "The Heads of the Kings of England" with imprint date of 1736) pp., 5 plates with one of them folding; missing plates, library markings and signatures of James Beekman, various degrees of age toning and age staining (the work was originally issued in parts), two of the maps have minor loss, contemporary full leather badly rubbed and worn with both sides detached and the volumes now in custom cloth covered boxes, reading set only. Volumes Included: 2

Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, English history, oversize

Item #: 735258


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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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Architectural Heresies of a Painter. A Lecture delivered at the Royal Institute of British Architects, May 20th, 1921.

Fry, Roger. / London: Chatto & Windus, 1921
small octavo, 47 pp.; ex library and original paper wrappers cloth taped at spine, complete and sound but good only. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: modern architecture, Great Britain, BWK

Item #: 742503


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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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Argument of Her Britannic Majesty's Counsel on the Points Mentioned in the Resolution of Her Arbitrators of July 25, 1872.

(Selborne, Roundell Palmer) / Geneva: Veresoff and Garrigues 1872
small, narrow folio, 70 pp.; library markings and now in a simople card buinder with cloth tape spine, general age toning, good; part of the Alabama Claims arbitartion. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, United States, Alabama Claims

Item #: 727003


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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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Princes of Wales (University of Wales - Pocket Guide)

Deborah Fisher / University of Wales Press 2007
153 pp., Paperback, minor scraping to rear cover, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0708320031
Subject/Keywords: ctt Europe, History, Great Britain, Royalty

Item #: 727674


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England and Italy a Century Ago. A New Turn in Economic Relations. I. Catalogue of the exhibition held during the British Week in Milan (9-17 October 1965). Italia e Inghilterra un secolo fa ...

De Cugis, Carlo, ed. / Milano: Banca Commerciale Italiana, 1967
volume 1 (the catalogue) only, Appendix/Appendice volume not present; folio (leaves slightly taller than 33 cm.), xiv, 399 pp., plates with some color, the essays are repeated in Italian and English but the catalogue entries are in Italian or English with no translations; book label of Professor Astrik L. Gabriel, original boards with cloth spine has a few small bumps, interior very good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, Italy, economic history, commerce, NDZ

Item #: 726895


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News Letter of the Friends of Irish Freedom National Bureau of Information. (Volume 4, Numbers 1-11, 13-19)

Friends of Irish Freedom. / Washington: Friends of Irish Freedom, 1922
Volume 4, Numbers 1 (July 1, 1922) through 11 and 13 through 19 (November 4, 1922), each issue 8 pages and in self wrappers; general age toning, a few disbound, good; there is little about Ireland and largely devoted to attacks on British influence in America. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Irish Americans, Great Britain

Item #: 724628

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Cottoni Posthuma. Divers Choice Pieces of that renowned antiquary Sir Robert Cotton, Knight and Baronet. Preserved from the Injury of Time. and exposed to publick light for the benefit of Posterity. (Volumes 1, 3, 4)

Cotton, Robert, Sir (1571-1631) / Edinburgh: Privately Printed 1884
Volumes 1, 3, and 4 only; small paper copies, each limited to 275 copies and issued as parts of Collectanea Adamantaea III; 74 pp. + 61 pp. + 46 pp.; the light fold over jackets on unprinted paper wrappers dark and chipped, Volume 4 has minor damp staining in some lower margins, good+ only. Volumes Included: 3

Subject/Keywords: British history, Great Britain, SWN

Item #: 724606


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Images de la grandeur.

Suares. (sometimes as Andre Suares, pseud. of Felix-Andre-Yves Scantrel, 1868-1948) / Paris: Sui ipsius principis sumptibus, 1901
first edition, one of 301 ordinary copies from a printing of 333, historian of science George Sarton's copy with his Isis book plate on front pastedown and small monogram stamped on binding; quarto, [2] (colophon leaf), 171, [1] pp.; half leather binding soiled with head of spine chipped and front side detached, text browned, good only. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: French literature, cult of greatness, CTT

Item #: 724569


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The Counter Case of Great Britain as laid before the Tribunal of Arbitration at Geneva under the Provisions of the Treaty Between the United States of America and Her Majesty the Queen of Great Britain ...

Great Britain. / Washington: GPO 1872
concluded at Washington, May 8, 1871 Together with Volumes V, VI, and VII of Appendix to the British Case. Transmitted to Congress by President of U. S.; thick octavo, 1105 pp., folding map, folding tables; issued as 42d Congress, 2d Session, HED 324; library book plate and markings, original law leather binding worn and text age toned, complete but good only; the Alabama Claims. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: United States, Great Briatin, foreign relations, Alabama Claims

Item #: 722083

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