The British Chronologist; comprehending Every Material Occurrence, ecclesiastical, civil, or military, relative to England and Wales, from the Invasion of the Romans to the Present Time ...

British Chronologist. / London: Printed for G. Kearsley, 1775
first edition; complete in 3 volumes, [2], ii, 492 + 464 + 396, [100] (indexes, each volume has been indexed separately) pp.; polished flame calf sides with spines decorated in compartments and leather labels, edges yellow; bindings dulled at spines with light chipping at extremities, armorial book plates of William Earle Lytton Bulwar (brother of author Edward Bulwer-Lytton) and book labels from a bookseller's reference library, overall a very good set. Volumes Included: 3

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

Item #: 723380

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$358.87

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Documents and Speeches on British Commonwealth Affairs 1931-1952. Issued under the auspices of the Royal Institute of International Affairs.

Mansergh, Nicholas, ed. / London: Oxford University Press, 1953
2 volumes ,xli, [1], 604 pp + xvii, [1], [605]-1308 pp.; bookplate and signatures of a private owner, marginalia and underlining to text, a good reading copy only. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, British Commonwealth

Item #: 721958

$14.96

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Why Are We At War?

Rose, J. Holland. / Cambridge: Simpkin, Marshall & Co., Ltd., 1914
8 pp., adapted from the British "White Paper"; library markings and lacks back cover of paper wrappers, spine trimmed with no loss but now disbound. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, World War I, ZNI

Item #: 716993

$26.83

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The Colonial Background of British Foreign Policy. An Inaugural Lecture given at Bedford College, University of London on October 15, 1930

Penson, Lillian M. / London: G. Bell and Sons 1930
52 pp.; original paper wrappers, library hand stamps, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, foreign affairs

Item #: 709377

$9.47

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The Future of the British Army. The Problems of Its Duties, Cost and Composition by Brevet Major B. C. Dening, M.C., R.E.

Dening, B. C. / London: H. F. & G. Witherby 1928
first edition but contains some material previously published in Army Quarterly, Fighting Forces, and Royal Engineers; 224 pp.; original green cloth faded at spine and light age speckling to text, still near very good; insightful analysis not neglecting the all important funding problem, Dening emphasized "the dominance of the battlefield by the small-arms bullet" and was killed in action off Dunkirk in 1941 firing a Bren gun to the last. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, British Army, military art and science, TTH

Item #: 707315

$19.86

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Notes on the Cathedrals. No. 26: Oxford.

Fairbairns, W. H. / London: S.P.C.K.,
32mo (12 cm. tall), [16] pp., illustrated; paper wrappers splitting at spine and signature of a previous owner on front cover, good+ only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Cathedrals, England, Great Britain

Item #: 707250

$9.70

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Britain and Ceylon. (Longmans Pamphlets on the British Commonwealth)

Mills, Lennox A. / London (etc.): Longmans, Green and Co., 1945
12mo, 70, [2] pp., illustrated; ex library in board binder, original paper wrapper with maps on inside covers retained. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, Ceylon, Sri Lanka

Item #: 703296

$8.05

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Anglo-Saxon Leechcraft. An Historical Sketch of Early English Medicine, Lecture Memoranda, American Medical Association, Atlantic City, 1912.

Burroughs Wellcome & Co. / Londeon (etc.): Burroughs Wellcome & Co., 1912
original red cloth lightly soiled and the unicorn logo from the front cover almost erased, still sound and good+; only the first hundred pages on the title topic and not limited to leech use, followed by promotional material for the Welcome materia media farm, Tabloid brand products, etc.. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: history of medicine, Britain, leechbooks, ddx

Item #: 703242

$18.99

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Illustrated Official Handbook to the County Council of Salop

County Council of Salop. / Shrewsbury: Eddowe's Shersbury Journal 1890
first edition; 12mo, advertisements, short statistical material, etc. but most of the book devoted to over 70 portraits of aldermen, councilors, and other council officials, each with biographical notes; issued to commemorate the formation of he council under the Local Government Act of 1888; original cloth soiled at white spine and corners, one of the red sides has a ring stain, new endpapers, else good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Salop, Shropshire, England, Great Britain, genealogy

Item #: 703149

$19.85

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The Speech of The Right Honorable W. W. Grenville, Speaker of the House of Commons, in the Committee on the State of the Nation, January 16, 1789.

Grenville, William Wyndham Grenville, Baron / London: Printed for John Stockdale 1789
first edition; 58, [2] (ads) pp., one correction made by hand on page 23 changing illegitimate to legitimate; light general age toning and light extraction roughness at spine, now in self wrappers and still well sewn; concerns the establishment of a Regency with emphasis on the authority of Parliament to do so and to limit the Regent's powers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, British history, Regency, George III, BRN

Item #: 700603

$41.38

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The Aylesford Review. A Literary Quarterly Sponsored by English Carmelites. Volume VIII, Number 2. Aubrey Beardsley and the 1890s

Aylesford Review. / Aylesford: St. Alberts Press, 1966
Volume 8, Number 2 only; 140 pp., 2 leaves of illustrations; library hand stamp on cover of paper wrappers and spine darkened, still overall very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, decadence, fin-de-siecle, illustrators

Item #: 700584

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Aus dem politischen Briefwechsel des Deutschen Kaisers mit dem Prinzgemahl von England aus den Jahren 1854 bis 1861.

Wilhelm Deutsches Reich, Kaiser, I., & Albert, Prince Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain. / Gotha: Friedr. Andr. Perthes, 1881
small octavo, [iv], 116 pp.; board sides rubbed at tips and leather spine chipped at tail, general age toning, still a sound and overall good+ copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Germany, Great Briatin, foreign relations

Item #: 700577

$16.18

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A Sermon, Preached May 13, 1792, in the Parish Church of St. Margaret's, Westminster. By William Vincent, D. D., Sur-Almoner to His Majesty. The Second Edition.

Vincent, William. / London: Printed for T. Cadell, 1793
30 pp.; light extraction roughness at spine but overall a very good copy in self wrappers; poverty is an evil, but what can the rich do, certainly sharing their land or money is very wrong and would not help in any case, best that they should pay their taxes for the maintenance of services supplied by the Poor Laws as an act of public charity and on a private level support organizations that educate the poor or give them a much needed impetus to industry. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, poverty, the poor, BRN

Item #: 700543

$16.41

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Population since the industrial revolution ; the case of England and Wales

N. L Tranter / Croom Helm 1973
First Edition, 206 pp., Hardcover, very good in a (price-clipped) very good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0856640123
Subject/Keywords: ctt statistical sociology history Great Britain

Item #: 701084

$4.05

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The Present State of Great-Britain and Ireland, In Three Parts. The I. Of South Britain II. Of North Britain. III. Of Ireland. ... The Fourth Edition, Corrected

Miege, Guy. / London: Printed by J. H. for J. Nicholson (etc.), 1716
thick octavo, each section separately paginated, has the frontispiece and the three folding maps; library markings, early full leather worn with front side detached and front pastedown has a portion cut out, general age toning and the map of Ireland tattered at top margin with no loss, text block broken through, good binding copy only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain

Item #: 698690

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Account of the Proceedings of the Twenty-Fifth Annual Session of The Baptist Union, held in London, May 1, 2, 3, & 4, 1837; with the Report of the State of the Denomination; The Annual Letter to the Churches; and an Appendix.

Baptist Union / London: G. Wightman, 1837
first edition; small octavo, 50, [2] pp.; fore edge cut close but no letters touched, general light age toning, slight extraction roughness at spine and now in self wrappers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Baptists, Great Britain, BRN

Item #: 698654

$56.80

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A Charge delivered to the Clergy of the Archdeaconry of Winchester, in the month of April, MDCCCXXXIX.

Hoare, Charles James. / Winchester: Jacob and Johnson, printers, 1839
Winchester: Jacob and Johnson, printers, 1839; 28 pp.; light general age toning and light extraction roughness at spine, now in self wrappers; touches on matters that tend to erode the special relationship between the State and the Church of England e.g., the Marriage and Registration Acts, the Tithe Question, etc.. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, Church of England, BRN

Item #: 696544

$54.58

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The Story of the First Battalion, the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry (32nd Foot).

Newey, H. N. / Aldershot: Gale & Polden, Ltd., 1924
small octavo, [viii], 46 pp., color frontispiece, 3 other plates with one of them color (uniform of a Private, 1765), plan in text; original paper wrappers darkened but not the two mounted color illustrations, general age toning to text, sound and overall good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, military history, infantry regiments, BRN

Item #: 693428

$56.75

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Southern History: A Review of the History of Southern England, Volume 5, 1983

J. A. Lowerson / Humanities Press Intl Inc 1983
Volume Five, 307 pp., Paperback, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0862990602
Subject/Keywords: ctt history Great Britain

Item #: 693899

$32.99

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How to Pay for the War: Being Ideas Offered to the Chancellor of the Exchequer by the Fabian Research Department.

Webb, Sidney, ed. / London: Fabian Society/George Allen and Unwin, 1917
London: Fabian Society/George Allen and Unwin, 1917; Second Impression, Revised; xv, [1], 278, [2], xii pp.; original cloth dulled and mark from book plate removal, overall good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: World War I, Great Britain, economic history, BRN

Item #: 693374

$24.89

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