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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The Practice of the High Court of Chancery. With Notes, &c. adapted to the Court of Chancery of the State of New York

Newland, John / Albany: E. F. Backus 1818
xi, [1], 260 pp.; old full leather rubbed with a few peel marks, age toning and age staining throughout but entirely readable, overall good+; the British text is unchanged but an occasional footnote was added by a unnamed "gentleman of the profession". Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, law, pleading and procedure, New York State mw8x

Item #: 670667

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The structure of the kingdom of ends (British Academy. Proceedings, 1957)

J. N Findlay / London: Oxford University Press 1957
18 pp., pam-bound (hardcover) with original paper wrappers retained, ex library, else text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: bwk government Great Britain

Item #: 669340

$14.40

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A Day with One of the Committees. Also Politeness an Element of Power. Letter from Mr. Urquhart to Mr. Stapleton.

Stapleton. A. G., & David Urquhart. / London: Diplomatic Review, 1876
16 pp.; light extraction roughness at spine and lacks back cover of paper wrappers; the Foreign Affairs Committee. Volumes Included: 1

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

Item #: 665404

$4.26

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The Grand Question, Concerning the Bishops Right To Vote in Parliament In Cases Capital Stated and Argued from Parlament-Rolls, and the History of former Times...

(Stillingfleet, Edward, Bishop of Worcester) / London: Printed for M. P. and sold by Richard Rumball 1680
...With an Enquiry into their Peerage, and the Three Estates in Parlament.; first edition; 12mo (leaves 17 cm. tall), [2 leaves] (title, Contents), 188 pp.; possibly contemporary plain full leather binding worn with substantial chip at tail of spine and hinges cracked, free endpapers stained and tattered, name of a previous owner scribbled out in ink at corner of title, last two leaves margin tattered with no letters touched, complete and block still well sewn but good only; Wing S5594. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, Parliament, Church of England, Bishops, Archbishops, temporal power mw8x

Item #: 667767

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Views of Ports and Harbours, Watering Places, Fishing Villages, and other Picturesque Objects on the English Coast. Engraved by William and Edward Finden...

Finden, William, & Edward Finden. / London: Charles Tilt 1838
...from Paintings by J. D. Harding, G. Balmer, E. W. Cooke, T. Creswick, and other eminent artists.; first edition, quarto, [iii] (printed title)-vi, [162] pp., lacks half title, 50 steel engraved plates including the frontispiece and the pictorial title; contemporary marbled paper covered boards with leather spine and tips now rubbed especially at joints and front hinge cracked, signature of a previous owner on pictorial title, early plates have damp stain at upper inside corner touching the images, general age toning, good+ only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, art, ports, harbors mw8x

Item #: 667765

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Origines juridiciales, or Historical Memorials of the English Laws, Courts of Justice, Forms of Tryal, Punishment in Cases Criminal, Law-Writers, Law-Books, Grants and Settlements of Estates...

Dugdale, William, Sir. (1605-1686) / London: Printed by Tho. Newcomb, for Abel Roper, John Martin, & Henry Her 1671
..., Degree of Serjeant, innes of Court and Chancery. The Second Edition with Additions. narrow folio (leaves 34.5 cm. tall x 22 cm.), [4 leaves] (Imprimatur for the 1666 edition, title in red and black, Preface), 336, [2] (index), [2] (section title for the Chronica Series that covers the period 1067-1671), 117, [1], [1] (errata) pp., (printers numbering errors in Rr and Ss as issued with no change in the total number of pages and all text present), 33 pages included in the pagination are pictorial and all but one of them show multiple coats-of-arms and heraldic devices; lacks the six portraits as sometimes found, later leather binding now rubbed and worn with front cover and front free endpaper detached, Imprimatur leaf also detached and creased along fore edge, title darkened and a small group of interior leaves with a few spots in bottom margin but most of the text is clean and bright; Wing D2489. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, law, courts, heraldry, chronology, British history mw8x

Item #: 667764

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The History, Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the West Indies in Two Volumes. By Bryan Edwards, Esq. of the Island of Jamaica

Edwards, Bryan / Dublin: Luke White 1793
2 volumes, xxiv, 491, [1], 4 (ads) pp., folding map (the other illustrations found in the London edition of the same year were not used for this Dublin edition) + x, [3] (appears to be missing A2 but there is no apparent loss between the last page of the contents and the first page of text)-[460], [2] (section title for Appendix), 461-474, [2] (section title for Tables), 6 tables with the first two leaves and the others folding; contemporary full leather rubbed and with a long scratch across the front cover of second volume, private hand stamp at corner of each front free endpaper, signatures of two early owners on each first blank, Mary Alsop 1795 and Fanny Alsop 1830, general light age toning and age staining, E2 in first volume has a long tear and margin chip but no loss and four duplicate leaves from the end bound in with the preliminary matter, sound set and still near very good. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, colonies, British West Indies, Jamaica mw8x

Item #: 667755

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The Roll of the Huguenots Settled in the United Kingdom. (with) Key to the Roll of the Huguenots by Mrs. Philip Champion de Crespigny. Second Edition

Champion de Crespigny, Rose. / London: Bernard Quaritch 1886
Roll is a large (approximately 50 cm. tall x 52 cm.), color list of names with coats-of arms as border; the Key small octavo, 22 pp., original paper wrappers; here bound together in later boards; the binding is worn and soiled, otherwise the roll and the booklet are clean. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Huguenots, Great Britain sam12

Item #: 665324

$79.15

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The State of the Protestants in Ireland Under the late King James' Government; in which Their Carriage towards him is justified, and the absolute Necessity of their endeavouring to be freed from his...

(King, William, Archbishop of Dublin) / London: Printed for Robert Clavell, 1691
...Government and of submitting to their present Majesties is demonstrated; first edition; quarto (21 cm. tall), [14 leaves] (permission, title, contents), 408 (actually 426, there are printer's numbering errors in Bb, Bbb, Fff, and Ggg1), [1] (advertisements); first few leaves tattered with no loss, bottom margin of title repaired with tape from verso and a short tear at fore edge of following page also repaired but again no loss, age toning and age staining with occasional burn dots, paper not fragile and an entirely readable copy in simple modern cloth; Wing K538. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Ireland, Protestants, James II, King of Great Britain and Ireland, Anti-Catholicism mw8x

Item #: 666688

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Message from the President of the United States, transmitting, a Report of the Secretary of State, in relation to vessels of the United States engaged in the fisheries, seized by the British authorities during the year last past.

United States. Department of State. / Washington: Blair & Rives, printers, 1840
42 pp.; issued as 26th Congress, 1st Session, HD 186; extraction roughness at spine, first leaf holed with a few letters hit but readable; part of the long running dispute over American fishermen operating in Canadian territorial waters, among the reports is a communication that close to 5000 armed American fishermen in the Bay of Fundy "will not long suffer the tyranny of drunken lieutenants in the British Navy",. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, Great Britain, Canada, fisheries dispute

Item #: 663728

$39.36

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North British and Mercantile Insurance Company. Centenary, 1809 - 1909.

North British and Mercantile Insurance Company / Edinburgh 1909
small octavo, 75, [1] pp. including full page illustrations; original paper covered boards darkened and rubbed, still sound and good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, Scotland, business history, insurance

Item #: 663685

$48.69

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The Right of Search. Two Speeches by David Urquhart. (January 20 and 27, 1862.) Showing, In What It Consists. How the British Empire Exists by It. That It has been Surrendered Up. With an introduction on Lord Derby's Part Therein.

Urquhart, David. / London: Hardwicke, 1862
the two speechs had been previous printed but here "revised and completed" with appendixes a new introduction added; 113, [1] (ad) pp., general age toning, title chipped at upper outside tip with no letters touched, extraction roughness at spine and now in self wrappers; ratification of the Paris Declaration Respecting Maritime Law of 16 April 1856 and why it is "suicide", special attention to relations with the United States. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: international law, maritime law, neutrality, Great Britain, United States

Item #: 663652

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The British Shipping Industry

Edgar Crammond / London: Constable and Company, Limited 1917
67 pp., original paper wrappers (softcover), extracted from larger bound volume, extraction roughness, disbound, else good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: history shipping industry Great Britain zni

Item #: 660684

$5.09

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Message from the President of the United States, transmitting communications from the Plenipotentiaries of the United States, charged with Negotiating Peace with Great Britain ...

Adams, John Quincy, et al., plenipotentiaries. / Washington: A. & G. Way, printers, 1814
showing the Conditions on which alone that Government is willing to Put an End to the War. October 10, 1814. Referred to the committee of Foreign Relations.; 26 pp.; issued as 13th Congress, 3d Session, HD 6; age toning and overall damp pucker, light extraction roughness at spine and now in self wrappers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, Great Briatain, foreign relations, War of 1812

Item #: 659489

$39.78

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The Principles of Foreign Exchange as affecting the Preferential Trading with the Colonies proposed by The Right Hon. Joseph Chamberlain, M.P. November, 1903. Second Edition.

Matheson, Ewing. / London/Leeds: Spon/Richard Jackson, 1903
46 pp.; light extraction roughness at spine and soft fold mark at one corner of title, niw in self wrappers; opposes preferential tariffs for the Colonies. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, colonies, tariff, MW8

Item #: 659483

$10.86

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Sketches of a Tour to the Lakes, of the Character and Customs of the Chippeway Indians. And of incidents connected with the Treaty of Fond du Lac. Also a Vocabulary of the Algic or Chippeway Language ...

McKenney, Thomas L. / Baltimore: Fielding Lucas, Jun'r., 1827
first edition, complete with all 29 plates, uncolored issue; viii, [9]-493, [1] pp., frontispiece, plates; contemporary leather very rubbed, especially at spine and labels gone, age toning and age staining throughout, still sound and entirely readable; Field 994, Howes M132. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Chippewa, Ojibwa, Ojibway, Indians of North America, Great Lakes region, MW8

Item #: 659442

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The Cornwall Family History Society. Numbers 107 (March 2003) through 118 (December 2005).

Cornwall Family History Society. / Truro: The Cornwall Family History Society 2003
these 12 issues only; 36 pages each and illustrated, all but one has a New Members Interests supplement inserted; overall a very good group in softcover. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Cornwall, England, Great Britain, Cornish geneology

Item #: 657462

$31.44

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Handbook for Speakers on the Tariff Question.

Free Trade Union. / London: Free Trade Union, 1903
92, [2] (index) pp.; lacks paper wrappers, light extraction roughness at spine and fore edge lightly tattered, good; arguments in favor of Free Trade. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, Free Trade, MW8

Item #: 653704

$39.78

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The Ignoramus Justices: Being an Answer to the Order of Sessions at Hicks's-Hall, Bearing Date the 13th. of January, 1681 ... (with) Ignoramus Vindicated ...

Kekatihw, Drawde. (i.e. Whitaker, Edward, Drawde Kekatihw backwards with one letter wrong) / London: Printed for Ab. Green, 1681
2 related items; The Ignoramus Justices: Being an Answer to the Order of Sessions at Hicks's-Hall, Bearing Date the 13th. of January, 1681. Wherein it plainly appears, the said order is against the Law. Also a short Account of all the Acts that relate to Protestant Dissenters ... (etc. etc.) London: Printed for Ab. Green, 1681; [title leaf] (A1), 18 pp.; general age toning, margins short with many page numbers removed and top lines of C1 recto and verso almost entirely gone; Wing W 1702 (with) Ignoramus Vindicated, in a Dialogue between Prejudice and Indifference. (caption title) No place: No date (ca. 1681), 12 pp., text age toned, bottom margin short with several lines removed or shaved; both items sewn together with extraction roughness at spine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: British history, Great Britain, MW8

Item #: 653659

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