The Fifth Edition of the Court and City Kalendar; or, Gentleman's Register, for England, Scotland, Ireland, and America. Corrected to April 16, 1769 ...

G. Woodfall / London: Printed for G. Woodfall (etc.) 1769
24mo, has Rider's British Merlin and the 36 pages showing coats-of-arms; contemporary leather worn and dry with front cover detached, margins cut down with some page numbers shaved and some catch words touched but no significant loss, light general age toning to text and block still well sewn. Volumes Included: 1

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

Item #: 690619

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The Court and City Kalendar, or Gentleman's Register, For the Year 1755. Containing, I. Rider's Almanack. II. New and Exact Lists of Both Houses of Parliament. III. The Court Register. IV. Lists of the Army and Navy.

N/A / London: Printed for J. Fuller (etc.), 1755
24mo, viii, [48] (Rider's British Merlin in red and black), [2]. 155, [1] pp.; pen notes in an old hand on blanks and verso of title (includes the address of a good chimney sweep), margins cut down but no letters hit, contemporary full leather rubbed and dry, especially at spine, and the covering of the front board detached, only light general age toning to text and block well sewn. Volumes Included: 1

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

Item #: 690618

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The Court and City Register. For the Year 1755. The Nineteenth Edition. Carefully corrected at the Proper Offices to the present Time

J. Barnes / London: J. Barnes (etc.) 1755
the cheaper issue, without the almanack; 24mo, [8], 220 pp., 3 folding tables; contemporary full leather rubbed and dry, especially at spine, only light general age toning to text and block well sewn. Volumes Included: 1

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

Item #: 690617

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North British Review. (Volumes 1-10) [1844-1849]

W.P. Kennedy / Edinburgh : W. P. Kennedy 1844
Volumes 1 through 10 only [1844-1849]; ex library including large hand stamps on edges, later cloth bindings darkened and soiled, general age toning, title of first volume torn and repaired, large but light damp staining on early and late leaves of the same volume, scattered underlining, still sound and serviceable. Volumes Included: 10

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, literary criticism, British literary periodicals BIG SETS

Item #: 626420

$370.98

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Tidal Research. The simplification of the prediction of "The Time of Tide" Problem. ... To which is added a short paper on The Physical Characteristics of Southampton Water in which the author was assisted by G. H. Daysh.

Rupert-Jones, John A. / Southampton: Printed privately for the Author, 1929
first edition, inscribed by author on first page; narrow folio, 24 pp., graph, large folding color table, folding color map; paper wrappers tattered and pulling away, light age speckling on title, still good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: history of science, tides, tidal research, Great Britain, TCX

Item #: 690525

$49.60

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The Book of Bolton: Issued by Authority of the Bolton Corporation and the Co-Operation of the Bolton Chamber of Commerce.

Ed. J. Burrow & Co. / Cheltenham/London: Ed. J. Burrow & Co., Ltd. 1961
196 pp., paperback, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ggg England Great Britain

Item #: 689503

$6.95

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Joint Resolutions of the Mayor, Recorder, Alderman, and Common Council of the Borough of Norfolk, Passed the 17th Day of December, 1851; and Memorial of sundry Citizens of the same place.

Holt, John E., et al. / Washington: Printed by Gales & Seaton, 1822
9 pp., 2 folding tables; issued as 17th Congress, 1st Session, H 21; light age staining, extraction roughness at spine and now in self wrappers; objections to an act "by which British vessels are prohibited from bringing the production of British colonies into our ports and taking away those of our country in return",. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, Great Britain, commerce, Norfolk, Virginia

Item #: 686302

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Drill (all arms) 1951.

Great Britain. War Office. Army Council. / London: HMSO, 1951
small octavo, [xii], 155, [1] pp. including 15 plates and a small amount of advertising material; library and private ownership markings, original paper wrappers lightly soiled, overall good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, military history, drill instruction, TTH

Item #: 682820

$4.91

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A Full Report of the Trial of Her Majesty Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, Queen of England, before the Peers of Great Britain; The whole of the Evidence, as it came out on the various Examinations and Cross-Examinations of the Witnesses ...

Caroline, Queen, consort of George IV, King of Great Britain, defendant. / London: T. Dolby, 1820
the rare first issue with both volumes dated 1820 and both with the Dolby imprint; ?The Whole Arranged for Dolby's Parliamentary Register, of which work it forms a part; But, being complete in itself, it is intended also to be bound separately for those who do not continue the Register.?; complete in 2 volumes, [4], [783] (pagination carried over from Dolby Parliamentary Register)-1166 pp. + [4], [1167]-1873 pp.; later cloth with library markings at tails of spines and back pastedowns, light general age toning with scattered and light age spots, untrimmed and still very good+; bound in at the end of the text of the first volume is a 1895 gift note from a corresponding member of an American historical society presenting it to their library ?This is the original. Immediately after the publication of the book it was suppressed ..? and explains the provenance of the set, in the second volume a retained blank from an earlier binding has a 1821 inscription forwarding it from England to John MacDougall Lawrence; the sensational and unsuccessful attempt to deprive Caroline of her title as queen. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, Royal scandal, alleged adulterous intercourse

Item #: 682773

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East Africa in Transition. Being a review of the principles and proposals of the Commission on Closer Union of the Dependencies in Eastern and Central Africa, With a preface by Lord Lugard.

Student Christian Movement of Great Britain and Ireland / Student Christian Movement 1929
12mo, xii, 83 pp.; library markings, spine trimmed close but no loss, only the front cover of paper wrappers remains and now rebacked, good; an examination of the Imperial and inter-racial questions raised by the report, the authors chose to remain anonymous. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: East Africa, Great Britain, dependencies and colonies, race relations, ZNI

Item #: 679938

$38.70

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Baily's Magazine of Sports & Pastimes. Volume the Sixty-ninth, being Nos. 455-460, January to June, 1898.

Baily's Magazine. / London: Vinton and Co., 1898
Volume 89 only; iv (volume title and contents), 512 pp., illustrated including plates and an engraved portrait frontispiece with facsimile signature for each of the six issues and a pictorial title; red later half morocco very rubbed with front hinge cracked, armorial book plate, interior sound with only light general age toning. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, sport, sports

Item #: 679847

$38.48

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Baily's Magazine of Sports & Pastimes. Volume the Seventy-second, being Nos. 473-478, July to December, 1899.

Baily's Magazine / London: Vinton and Co., 1899
Volume 72 only; [iv] (volume title and index), 495 pp., illustrated including plates and an engraved portrait frontispiece after photograph with facsimile signature for each of the six issues and a pictorial title; red later half morocco darkened and very rubbed at spine with stain in lower margin of front cover but still sound, armorial book plate, all but one of the portraits have damp staining in lower outside corner but not the other plates. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, sport, sports

Item #: 679843

$38.48

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Stray Notes on Military Training and Khaki Warfare by F.-M. Sir Charles H. Brownlow, G.C.B.

Brownlow, Charles H, / London: Women's Printing Society, Ltd. 1909
first edition, not regularly published, this copy has a printed "with the authors compliments" slip mounded on front pastedown and an ink inscription " ... from the Writer, C. H. B." on front free endpaper; 255 pp., a few plates; original red cloth lightly soiled, age speckling on endpapers, scattered light age spotting in text, overall very good; a gathering of material, some of it previously published, from 1900 to 1908 but often touching on earlier campaigns and wars in India and Afghanistan; Field Marshal Brownlow is very concerned that there are not enough British troops to guarantee the safety of the region, the Sepoys may be good fighters but they are still mercenaries whose motivation is not patriotism and soon anyone with ten rupees can be armed with a .303 rifle; all this leads him to support Compulsory Military Training for Great Britain. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: India, Afghanistan, Great Britain, military history, TTH

Item #: 676550

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Report of the Departmental Committee appointed to inquire into the law relating to Compensation for Injuries to Workingmen. (Great Britain. Home Office. Committee on Workmen's Compensation.)

Digby, Kenelm Edward, Sir, chairman. / London: Printed for HMSO by Wyman and Sons, 1904
first edition; complete in 3 volumes, narrow folio, I. Report & Appendices. (1904, 236 pp.) + II. Minutes of Evidence with Index. (1904, 404 pp.) + III. Supplementary Appendix. (1905, 50 pp.); now together in one later half cloth binding; library book plate and markings, the binding rubbed with spine torn and front joint broken through, only light general age toning to text and all original paper sides bound in. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, Labour, Labor laws and legislation, workmen's compensation, WWP

Item #: 676437

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Annales of England. Containing the Reignes of Henry the Eighth. Edward the Sixt. Queene Mary. Written in Latin by the Right Honorable and Right Reverend Father in God, Francis Lord Bishop of Hereford. ...

Godwin, Francis (1562-1633). / Printed by A. Islip, and W. Stansby, 1630
Thus Englished, corrected and inlarged with the Author's consent, by Morgan Godwyn.; first edition in English of Rerum Anglicarum Henrico VIII, Edwardo VI, et Maria regnantibus annales (1616), the translator was the author's son; small folio (27.5 cm. tall x 18 cm.), [14] (beginning with general title in ornamental border), [294], 293-342 pp., printer's errors in pagination including 394 for [294] in first count, the sections for Edward VI and Mary have their own pictorial titles and imprints with the decorative elements to match the general tile, but pagination continuous, portrait of Henry VIII at verso of A4, portraits of Edward VI and Mary on versos of their section titles, pages, M2 a cancel as it should be; lacks the first and last leaves (both were blanks), an early full leather binding rubbed and worn with sides detached and spine chipped, Southouse armorial book plate and signature of "Wm. Southouse" on front pastedown; general age toning with general title lightly tattered, scattered small burn marks, short biographical note about Godwin in ink on front binder's blank, very faded pen notes on sub-headings indicating corresponding pages in the Latin edition, late leaves becoming detached; STC 11947. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, British history, kings and rulers, Tudors

Item #: 673631

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An Impartial Report of the Debates that Occur in the Two Houses of Parliament, in the Course of the Fourth Session of the Seventeenth Parliament ... Vol. IV.

Woodall, William. / London: T. Chapman 1794
Volume 4 only; pagination irregular, contemporary leather worn with spine chipped and front cover detached, overall damp warp to text but little staining and entirely readable, working copy only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain

Item #: 671603

$34.25

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History of the British Turf, from the Earliest Period to the Present Day. Vol. I.

Whyte, James Christie / London: Henry Colburn 1840
first edition; xxiv, [2], 576 pp., frontis., illustrations in text; ex library, original cloth poor, front free endpaper gone, half title and portrait detached and tattered, most of the text unopened but working copy only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, horse racing, Wark

Item #: 671579

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The Tryal, Examination and Condemnation of Occasional Conformity, &c. at a Sessions of Oyer and Terminer, held at Westminster, before Mr. Just. Upright, and Mr. Bar. Integrity, December the 22d, MDCCXI.

Author Unknown / London: Printed for, and Sold by the Booksellers of London and Westminster, 1712
first edition but very similar to the 1703 publication with a slightly different title, "The Mitred-Cabal, a Poem on the Occasional-Bill" on pages 34-36 is new for this version; small octavo, [2] (title leaf, A1), 36, [2] (ads) pp.; general light age toning, margins cut down but not close and no letters touched, light extraction roughness at spine but still well sewn in self wrappers; Dame Occasional Conformity is put on trial for "Abetting and Contriving the Extirpation of the Establish’d Religion" using the weapon of Latitudinarianism. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, religious dissenters, Toleration Act, satire, Church of England

Item #: 671544

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Britain's Economy. Its Structure and Development. (Science in Society, Number 6)

Smith. George W. / London: Mills & Boon, 1963
first edition; 191 pp., 6 plates; very good in jacket and original cloth. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, economic history, economics, CSG

Item #: 671504

$6.45

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Poor's Cumulative Service: Jan 1st-Mar 31st, 1930.

Poor's Publishing Company / NY: Poor's Publishing Company 1930
thick folio, [78], [46], [976], 43 pp., original gilt stamped cloth, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: finance banking business history csg great depression studies

Item #: 670900

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$137.99

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