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ALECTO HISTORICAL EDITIONS (PUBLISHERS): The County of Nottinghamshire according to the Domesday Book, 1086-1087. The County Edition of Great Domesday Book. Limited to 1000 copies.

London: Alecto Historical Editions, 1987. Number 13 of a limited edition of 1,000 copies published between 1987 and 1990. The volumes, one being a facsimile of the original manuscript relating to Nottinghamshire with maps in pocket, another being 'Domesday Book Studies' and the last being a volume of Notes and Translation. Three volumes folio, original quarter cream linen with brown boards. An excellent set in the original slipcase which is also in excellent condition.

£150.00

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BAINVILLE, JACQUES: Histoire de France.

Item No. 10607

Paris: Artheme Fayard, n.d. 8vo, pp.572:(1), quarter dark blue morocco, spine decorated in gilt, marbled boards. An attractive binding in excellent condition.

£18.00

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BOUCHIER, E.S: Spain Under the Roman Empire.

Oxford: Blackwell, 1914. First edition. Folding map at end. 8vo (7 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches wide), pp.200, original blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine, no dustwrapper; binding headbands and corners bumped and slightly rubbed, else good; internally, page edges untrimmed and browned, endpapers browned, a small amount of foxing, some joints cracked with stitching very slightly strained between pp.64-5 but binding very firm.

£12.00

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BURNET, GILBERT: Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Time. From the Restoration of K. Charles II. to the conclusion of the treaty of peace at Utrecht, in the reign of Queen Anne. To which is prefixed, a summary recapitulation of affairs in church and state, from King James I to the Restoration in the year 1660. Together with the author's life, and some explanatory notes by the editor, his son, late one of the judges of his majesty's Court of Common Pleas. The whole revised and corrected by him. The third edition.

Item No. 17155

Item No. 17155

London: T. Davies, 1766. Engraved portrait frontispiece of Burnet by Ravenet after Hoadly. 4 volumes 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches), pages: lxxxiii:(1):566:(6); (8):583; (7):484; & (8):486, plus substantial unpaginated index. Contemporary full tan calf, spine gilt with black lettering piece and crimson numbering pieces. Some rubbing, headbands a little chipped, some joints cracked but very firm, chip out of one lettering piece. All 4 half-titles are present.

£200.00

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CARLYLE, THOMAS: The French Revolution, a History.

Item No. 18511

Item No. 18511

London: Chapman & Hall, 1905. Plates. 8vo (9 x 5 1/2 inches), 804-pages. Contemporary half blue crushed morocco. Spine with raised bands ruled and decorated in gilt within the compartments and lettered direct, top edge gilt. The binding by Spottiswoode, Prize label on front pastedown and personal name stamp on front free endpaper. Small stain to cloth of upper cover. The bindig very attractive and in excellent condition.

£35.00

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CHURCHILL, WINSTON S: The Second World War. First edition in six volumes. The Gathering Storm; Their Finest Hour; The Grand Alliance; Hinge of Fate; Closing the Ring; & Triumph and Tragedy.

Item No. 18271

Item No. 18271

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Item No. 18271

London: Cassell, 1948. Six volumes. First editions, first impressions, published 1948-1954. 8vo (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches), original black cloth lettered in gilt, top edge red. An extremely nice set in good dust jackets.

Volumes 2 & 4 with fraying to the headbands, a few short edge nicks. Some foxing to the edge of the text block of Volume 1. The red lettering on the backstrips of the dust jackets faded away. The cloth bindings in excellent condition, the gilt lettering being very bright. With, loosely inserted, a publication notice regarding Volume 4.

Weight over 5kg thus extra overseas postage will be requested.

£180.00

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D'AUBIGNE, J.H. MERLE: History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century. Translated from the French by Walter K. Kelly.

Item No. 2314

London: Whittaker & Co, n.d. c. 1850. Large 8vo, pp.582, contemporary full polished tan calf, spine gilt extra ; spine a little dulled, edges of boards damp-marked. Contemporary inscription on front fly-leaf. Generally a very good copy in a good, strong and attractive mid-19th Century binding.

£20.00

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DAVIES, GODFREY; POOLE, A.L; BLACK, J.B; ENSOR, ROBERT; SALWAY, PETER; CLARK, GEORGE; WILLIAMS, BASIL; MYERS, J.N.L; McKISACK, MAY; POWICKE, MAURICE; STENTON, FRANK; & MACKIE, J.D: The Oxford History of England. 12 volumes as under.

Item No. 18793

Item No. 18793

Oxford: Clarendon Press, various dates. Mixed editions, all reprints apart from Volume 1B which is a first. Two volumes with marked endpapers, a few with spotting to top of text blocks but overall very good and all in protected dust jackets.

The twelve volumes are: Volume IA: Roman Britain (Peter Salway); Volume IB: The English Settlements (J.N.L. Myres); Volume II: Anglo-Saxon England (Frank Stenton); Volume III: From Domesday Book to Magna Carta (Austin Poole); Volume IV: The Thirteenth Century (Maurice Powicke); Volume V: The Fourteenth Century (May McKisack); Volume VII: The Earlier Tudors (J.D. Mackie); Volume VIII: The Reign of Elizabeth (J.B. Black); Volume IX: The Early Stuarts (Godfrey Davis); Volume X: The Later Stuarts (George Clark); Volume XI: The Whig Supremacy (Basil Williams); & Volume XIV: England 1870-1914 (Robert Ensor).

Weight 11.5 kg thus extra postage will be requested.

£48.00

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DEROY, LEON: Les Chroniques du Chateau de Fontainebleau.

Paris: Pierre Roger, n.d. Plates. 4to, pp.266, quarter black morocco, spine gilt ruled on raised bands, marbled boards. In very good condition.

£20.00

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DUPLESSIS, ROBERT S: Transitions to Capitalism in Early Modern Europe. In the New Approaches to European History series.

Cambridge University Press, 1997. First edition. Softback. 8vo (9 x 6 inches),329-pages, original glazed wrappers. Signature on half-title else fine.

£13.00

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FERGUSON, ADAM: The History of the Progress and Termination of the Roman Republic.

Item No. 16342

Item No. 16342

London: W. Strahan & T. Cadell, 1783. 6 engraved maps, four of which folding. Three volumes 4to ( 11 x 9 inches), contemporary half calf, marbled boards. Rubbed, joints cracked but firm, lacking lettering pieces. Volume one with piece torn from one blank lower margin, damp marking to endpapers and to a few margins within. Volume three with damp marking to endpapers.

Generally all three volumes internally good, the maps very fresh. Heavy (6kg), extra overseas postage will be requested.

£350.00

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FORESTER, THOMAS (Trans.): The Chronicle of Henry of Huntingdon.....Also the Acts of Stephen, King of England ......

Item No. 17127

London: Henry G. Bohn,1853. 8vo (7 x 4 1/2 inches), pages: xxviii:442. 19th Century half maroon calf, the spine gilt on raised bands, gilt floral ornaments in compartments, gilt lettered direct, all edges marbled. The blue cloth sides unattractively mottled from damp, the attractive leather binding not affected neither is the text, internally excellent. The cloth sides would benefit by re-colouring.

£25.00

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FROUDE, JAMES ANTHONY: Short Studies on Great Subjects. New Impression, 4 volumes.

Item No. 18501

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Item No. 18501

London: Longmans, Green, 1909. 4 volumes 8vo (7 5/8 x 5 1/4 inches). Contemporary half red calf, spines blocked in gilt in compartments and on bands, lettered direct, top edges gilt. Unfortunately Volume 1 has suffered water damage, both covers being stained and the red of the bindings has leeched into the margins of the first few and last few leaves and endpapers; Volumes 2-4 unaffected and all 4 quite presentable on the shelf. Eton label on pastedown of Volume 1.

£36.00

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GIBBON, EDWARD: The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. 12 volumes.

Item No. 18856

Item No. 18856

Dublin: for William Hallhead (Volumes 1-6) 1781 & Luke White (Volumes 7-12) 1787. Engraved portrait and three folding maps (however sadly the second is almost entirely lacking).

12 volumes 8vo (8 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches), pages: 403:408:399:399:403:375:405:339:413:330:419:385 plus substantial general index. Contemporary full tan calf, the spines with red lettering pieces and black numbering pieces; some joints with cracks, one lower board held on cords, some scuffing, a few corners rubbed through, dent in one fore-edge of binding, vertical crack to backstrip of Volume 2. One headband chipped. No printed title to Volume 5 (no sign of its removal - a binding error?). Internally generally crisp & clean. The set remain attractive on the shelf.

£420.00

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GOLDSMID, EDMUND [Editor]: Bibliotheca Curiosa. The Apologie of George Brisset, Lord of Gratence. Written upon consideration of the inhumane murther of the late French king .....

Edinburgh: Privately Printed, 1884. One of 75 Large Paper copies (from an edition of 350). Title in red and black. 8vo, pp.29, original printed wrappers; wrappers browned torn and chipped. Originally published 1610.

£15.00

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GORDON, W.J: The Realm of Victoria 1837-1887.

Item No. 18616

Item No. 18616

London: Perry & Co. Steel-Pen Makers, 1887. Coloured pictorial title of the Spithead Naval Review 1886 and 16 splendid coloured plates, viz. First Greeting as Queen; The Coronation (double-page); Opening of the first Parliament; Home from the Wedding; The Royal Mail; Opening the great Exhibition; Receiving the Crimea Heroes (double-page); Departure of the Pincess Royal; Wimbledon Rifle Meeting; Princess Alexandra crossing London Bridge; Laying the Atlantic Cable; Proclaiming Victoria Empress of India, Delhi 1877; Canadian Pacific Railway & Suez Canal; Opening of the Indian & Colonial Exhibition; & Royal Review at Aldershot. Together with illustrations in the text. 4to (12 x 9 3/4 inches), 62-pages. Original coloured pictorial boards, wire stitched as issued. Partially loose due to rusting of staples, slight surface loss to one corner, tear to one leaf of text without loss, otherwise very good. Uncommon.

£28.00

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GREEN, JOHN RICHARD: A Short History of the English People.

Item No. 17562

London: Macmillan, 1877. Folding coloured maps. 8vo (7 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches), 847-pages. Contemporary half tan calf, marbled boards, spine gilt extra with green lettering piece, all edges marbled; excellent and attractive.

£35.00

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HACK, MARIA: Stories of English History during the Middle Ages.

Item No. 16045

London: Virtue n.d. circa 1875. Plates. 8vo (7 1/2 x 5 inches), 264-pages. Contemporary full tan calf, double gilt rules to sides, spine gilt in 5 compartments with black lettering piece. An attractive binding in very good condition. Prize label on front pastedown.

£25.00

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HALLAM, HENRY: View of the State of Europe during the Middle Ages. Eighth edition.

Item No. 17217

London: John Murray, 1841. Volume 2 only (of 2). 8vo (8 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches), 560-pages. Contemporary half brown calf, marbled boards, spine gilt extra with green lettering piece and small circular crimson numbering piece. Corners scuffed, narrow band of fading to backstrip on lower cover. A handsome binding in very good condition.

£20.00

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HARDY, W. J: The Handwriting of the Kings & Queens of England. With Photogravures and Facsimiles of Signatures and Historical Documents.

Item No. 16941

London: The Religious Tract Society, 1893. First edition. Plates with tissue guards. Small folio (12 x 8 inches), 176-pages. Original blue cloth blocked in gilt, all edges gilt. Several small punctures to the surface of the upper cover; foxing to prelims. and occasionally elsewhere.

£21.00

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HARRISON, C: A Humorous History of England.

Item No. 18157

London: Warrick & Bird, 1920. The Essentials of England's History told in Rhyme. 48 illustrations. 4to (9 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches), 24-pages, original coloured pictorial wrappers. Published at 3d. Seemingly sponsored by "Iron Jelloids" as advertisements for this tonic for men appear throughout. Vertical central fold, else good.

£10.00

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HIGGONS, B: Historical and Critical Remarks on Bishop Burnet's History of Our Time.

Item No. 7953

London: for P. Meighan, 1725. First edition. 8vo, pp.(8):454, early 19th Century full diced tan calf, spine with burgundy lettering piece. Rubbed, spine darkened. Prelims. foxed, light scattered foxing to the text. With contemporary signature on title. With the engraved armorial bookplate of Sir Robert Johnson Eden Bart (1774-1844).

£100.00

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HOFFMAN, SYLVAN (Editor): News of the World. A History of the World in Newspaper Style.

Item No. 18418

Item No. 18418

Item No. 18418

N.J.: Prentice-Hall (1953). 52 4-page illustrated newspapers, commencing with the issue "up to 3000 B.C" and ending with the issue "1945 tp Present" [1953]. 208-pages in all. For example the issue for Oct 14th 1066 the headline reports that the Normans have invaded England "French Duke's Forces Rout Harold, King, 2 brother killed".

Each 16 x 11 inches and folded as issued. Complete with title and index leaves. All contained in the original wallet; a little marked, the contents very good indeed. A curious but entertaining publication.

£55.00

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HOYLE, R.W: The Pilgrimage of Grace and the Politics of the 1530s.

Oxford University Press, 2001. First edition. 8vo (9 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches), 487-pages. Original black cloth. Signature on front free endpaper else excellent. Cut panels of dust jacket loosely inserted at end.

£20.00

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JUBE, AUGUSTE & SERVAN, JOSEPH: Histoire des guerres des Gaulois et des Francais en Italie; avec le Tableau des Evenements civils et militaires qui les accompagnerent, et leur Influence sur la Civilisation et les Progres de l'esprit humain. Dediee a sa Majeste l'Empereur.

Item No. 18563

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Item No. 18563

Paris: Chez Bernard, 1805. First edition. 5 volumes 8vo (8 x 5 inches), pages: viii:555; 578; 635; 624; & 581. Contemporary half green calf, marbled boards, spines blocked in blind within gilt raised bands and gilt lettered direct. Volume 4 not uniform, half dark green calf, spine ruled and lettered in gilt. All five volumes in excellent condition and very good internally. With the engraved armorial bookplate of Bannerman of Elsick, Crimonmogate on front pastedowns apart from Volume 4.

£180.00

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KENNETT, BASIL: Romæ antiquæ notitia: or, the antiquities of Rome : In two parts. I.A Short History of the Rise, Progress, and Decay of the Common-Wealth. II. A Description of the City: An Account of the Religion, Civil Government and Art of War ; with the Remarkable Customs and Ceremonies, Publick and Private. With Copper Cutts of the Principal Buildings, &c. To which are prefix'd Two Essays ; concerning the Roman Learning, and the Roman Education.

Item No. 18552

Item No. 18552

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Item No. 18552

London : Printed for D. Brown, J. Knapton, R. Knaplock, J. Sprint, D. Midwinter, J. Tonson, R. Robinson, W. and J. Innys, J. Osborn, and T. Longman, 1726. The Eighth Edition. Title in red & black. Engraved portrait and 13 engraved plates (6 folding, 1 double-page), engraved head & tail pieces. 8vo ( 8 x 5 inches), pages: (16):xxx:375 plus unpaginated index & Scriptores. 2-page publisher's advertisements at end. Contemporary full panelled calf, unlettered spine. Some loss of surface finish to both covers, small chip out of head of upper joint and base of spine, endpapers discoloured. Binding very sound and internally very good, clean & crisp.

£85.00

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KNIGHT, CHARLES (Publisher): The Library of Entertaining Knowledge: Pompeii. Two volumes.

Item No. 18542

Item No. 18542

London: Charles Knight, 1833. Second edition. Engraved frontispiece to each volume, plates & ilustrations. Two volumes small 8vo ( 6 3/8 x 4 1/8 inches), pages 323 & 324, contemporary half dark green calf, marbled boards, spines gilt ruled and lettered direct. A little minor scuffing, overall very good. Engraved bookplate on front pastedowns.

£36.00

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LABAUME, EUGENE: Histoire Abregee de la Republique de Venise.

Item No. 13663

Paris: Favre & Le Normant, 1811. First edition. Two volumes 8vo (8 x 5 inches), pages: xiv:293 & 442, contemporary half tan calf, marbled boards, spines blocked in blind and gilt with crimson lettering and numbering pieces. Some foxing, half-title to Volume 1 holed. Overall a very attractive copy in very good condition.

£150.00

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LENOTRE, G: La Guillotine et les Executeurs des Arrets Criminels pendant la Revolution. D`apres des documents inedits tires des Archives de l`Etat.

Item No. 18557

Paris: Perrin, 1906. Frontispiece, plate. 8vo (8 x 5 1/4 inches), 378-pages. Contemporary quarter red calf, marbled boards, spine with raised bands and lettered direct. Original printed wrappers retained. Good.

£21.00

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MILLOT, L'ABBE: Elemens de l'Histoire de France. Nouvelle Edition.

Item No. 2331

Paris: Les Libraires Associes, 1809. Four volumes, small 8vo, contemporary full calf calf, spines gilt, lacking lettering pieces, several joints cracked but very firm.

£24.00

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NOLAN, MICHAEL: A Treatise of the Laws for the Relief and Settlement of the Poor.

London: Printed by A. Strahan for J. Butterworth, Law-Bookseller, Fleet-Street, 1805. First edition. Two volumes. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches), pages: xxxix:(1):390 & xxxi:384:188(appendix), plus substantial unpaginated index. Recent quarter mottled tan calf, spines with raised bands and crimson lettering pieces. Browning to foremargin of title to volume 1, contemporary signature on front fly. Generally very good indeed both internally and externally. The rare 1st edition. The 2nd edition, in 2 volumes, was published in1808; the 3rd edition, in 3 volumes, in 1814.

£650.00

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PHILIPS, C.H. (Editor): Historical Writing on the Peoples of Asia Series, Volume 1: Historians of India, Pakistan and Ceylon.

Item No. 15535

London: Oxford University Press, 1961. First edition. 8vo (9 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches), 504-pages. Original cloth. Very good in browned and faded, slightly edge worn dust jacket which has the editor's name inscribed in ink on the backstrip

£15.00

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PHIPSON, DR T.L: The Storm and its Portents. Scenes from the Reign of Louis XVI.

London: Richard Bentley, 1878. First edition. Large 8vo, pp.334:(1, advertisements), original dark green cloth blocked in gilt; binding headbands bumped, else very bright; internally, top page edges browned, ne gathering partly detached and stitching strained, joints cracked, with a W.H. Smith Library blindstamp on front free-endpaper, some foxing, some pages unopened.

£15.00

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PUREY-CUST, ARTHUR P: Coronations: Their Rise and Dvelopment in England.

Leeds: Richard Jackson, 1911. First edition. Plates. 4to, pp.83:(5), original purple cloth blocked in gilt. Binding spotted, unevenly faded, headband pulled. Signature of Archer Cust on front free endpaper.

£25.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY PUBLICATIONS:

SELDEN SOCIETY: GAYLES, G.O.(Edit.): Select Cases in the Court of King's Bench under Richard II, Henry IV and Henry V. Volume VII. Volume LXXXVIII of the Selden Society publications.

London: Bernard Quaritch for the Selden Society, 1971. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 287-pages. , original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Signature on front free endpaper.

£45.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: SAYLES, G.O. RICHARDSON, H. & GAYLES, G.O.(Edit.): Fleta. Volume III Book III & Book IV. & Volume IV Book V & Book VI. Volumes LXXXIX & XCIX of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 1972. Volume 4 published in 1984.Two volumes.8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), pages 123 & 194, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Vol. 4 binding spotted else good.

£15.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: ADAMS, NORMA & DONAHUE, CHARLES (Edit.): Select Cases from the Ecclesiastical Courts of the Province of Canterbury, c. 1200 - 1301.. Volume XCV of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 1981. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches),756-pages, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Very good. Neat signature, place & date on front free endpaper.

£22.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: HARDING, ALAN (Edit.): The Roll of the Shropshire Eyre of 1256. Volume XCVI of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 1981. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches),403-pages, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Very good.

£10.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: SUTHERLAND, DONALD W (Edit.): The Eyre of Northamptonshire 3-4 Edward III A.D. 1329-1330. Volumes XCVII & XCVIII of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 1983. Two volumes.8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 922-pages, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Very good. Neat signature in vol. 2.

£40.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: ARNOLD, MORRIS S. (Edit.): Select Cases of Trespass from the King's Courts 1307-1399. Volume 1. Volume C of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 1985. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches),pages: lxxxv:179, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Very good.

£35.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: STOLJAR, S.J. & DOWNER, L.J. (Edit.): Year Books of Edward I. Volume XXVII: 14 Edward II Michaelmas 1320. Volume CIV of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 1988. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 176-pages,original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Neat signature, place & date on front free endpaper.

£30.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: BAKER, J. H. & THORNE, SAMUEL E. (Edit.): Readings and Moots at the Inns of Court in the Fifteenth Century, Volume 2: Moots and Readers Cases. Volume CV of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 1990. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches),original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Very good.

£10.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: VAN CAENEGEM, R.C. (Edit.): English Lawsuits from William I to Richard I. Volume 2: Henry II & Richard I (Nos. 347-665). Volume CVII of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 1991. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Fine.

£22.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: PRICHARD, M.J. & YALE, D.E.C. (Edit.): Hale and Fleetwood on Admiralty Jurisdiction. Volume CVIII of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 1993. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 420-pages, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Fine.

£30.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: BAKER, J.H. (Edit.): Reports from the Lost Notebooks of Sir James Dyer. Volumes CIX & CX of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 1994. Two volumes 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 558-pages, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Fine.

£10.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: BRAND, PAUL A.. (Edit.): The Earliest English Law Reports. Volume 1. Common Bench Reports to 1284 & Volume 2 Common Bench Reports 1285-1289 & Undated Reports 1279-1289. Volumes CXI & CXII of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 1996. Two volumes 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 430-pages, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Fine.

£40.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: POOS, L.R. & BONFIELD, LLOYD (Edit.): Select Cases in Manorial Courts 1250-1550. Property and Family Law. Volume CXIV of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 1998. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 200-pages, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Fine.

£45.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: BAKER, J.H. (Edit.): Reports of Cases by John Caryll. Part 1: 1485-1499, Part 2: 1501-1522. Volumes CXV & CXVI of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 1999. Two volumes 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 802-pages, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Fine.

£25.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: BRYSON, W.H. (Edit.): Cases concerning Equity and the Courts of Equity 1550-1660. Volumes CXVII & CXVIII of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 2001. Two volumes 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 821-pages, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Fine.

£25.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: BAKER, J.H. (Edit.): Year Books of Henry VIII. 12-14 Henry VIII 1520-1523. Volume CXIX of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 2002. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 225-pages, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Fine.

£15.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: BAKER, J.H. (Edit.): Reports of Cases from the time of King Henry VIII. Volumes CXX & CXXI of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 2003. Volume 2 published 2004. Two volumes 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 547-pages. original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Fine.

£20.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: BRAND, PAUL A. (Edit.): The Earliest English Law Reports. Volume 3: Eyre Reports to 1285. Volume CXXII of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 2005. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 322-pages, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Fine.

£16.00

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SELDEN SOCIETY: LYALL, ANDREW (Edit.): Irish Exchequer and Chancery in Ireland 1716-1734. Reports of Cases in the Courts of Exchequer. Volume CXXV of the Selden Society publications.

London: Selden Society, 2009. Coloured frontispiece. Plates. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 455-pages, original grained blue cloth lettered in gilt. Fine.

£15.00

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SHAW & SONS (Publishers): The Whole of the Tithe Acts to the Present Time.

London: Shaw and Sons, 1860. 8vo (7 x 4 1/4 inches), 139-pages plus unpaginated index. Contemporary grained binder's cloth with handwritten label to spine; label chipped. Some foxing. Signatures to front free endpaper and first leaf of text.

£20.00

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SOUTHERN HISTORY SOCIETY: Southern History. A Review of the History of Southern England. Volumes 7-19. A run of 13 volumes.

Lancaster: Carnegie Publishing, 1985 onwards. 13 annual volumes published 1985-1997. 8vo (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches) each around 200-pages. Softbacks. Original green glazed printed wrappers. Very good. covering the counties of Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, Gloucester, Wiltshire, Dorset, Hampshire, Oxford, Buckingham, Berkshire, Surrey, Sussex, & Kent.

£40.00

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SWATLAND, ANDREW: The House of Lords in the Reign of Charles II. In the Cambridge Studies in Early Modern British History series.

Item No. 16089

Cambridge University Press, 1996. First edition. 8vo (9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches), 288-pages, original brown cloth; excellent. Signature on front free endpaper, cut panels of dust jacked loosely inserted at end.

£25.00

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TAYLOR, A.J.P: English History 1914-1945.

Item No. 17879

Oxford: at the Clarendon Press, 1966. First reprint, with corrections. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches), 709-pages. Finely bound contemporary full blue crushed morocco, the sides with gilt rules and, to the upper cover, the gilt insignia of the RAF, and gilt blocked "Royal Air Force", the spine richly gilt in compartments with double crimson lettering pieces, all edges gilt. Presentation label from the RAF to Doctor Morgans Grammar School, Bridgwater, to mark the success of a former pupil in passing out at the top of his class at RAF Halton". Number and date in ink above label, remains of two small labels on front pastedown. Very good.

£48.00

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TAYLOR, A.J.P: A Century of Conflict 1848 - 1948.

Item No. 15078

London: The Folio Society, 2000. Second printing. 5 volumes 8vo (10 x 6 1/2 inches), original black cloth blocked in red & gilt. Fine in slightly scuffed else excellent slipcase. Heavy; extra postage will be requested.

£40.00

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TESTU (Publisher): Almanach National de France, Année commune M. DCC. XCIII [1793], l'an IIe de la République

Item No. 15175

Item No. 15175

Paris: Testu, [1793]. First edition. Folding engraved map. 8vo (8 x 5 inches), 567-pages. Contemporary very attractive revolutionary binding of full marbled tan calf, the spine blocked in gilt with spears and Phrygian caps within 4 compartments within raised bands, lettering pieces to the 2 remaining compartments; the binding in very good order. Internally front free endpaper partly detached, browning to margins of title and first few leaves, browning to last few leaves othewise good.

£250.00

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SMITH, DAVID L: Constitutionall Royalism and the Search for Settlement, c. 1640-1649. In the Cambridge Studies in Early Modern British History series.

Item No. 16099

Cambridge University Press, 1994. First edition. 8vo (9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches), 371-pages, original brown cloth; excellent. Signature on front free endpaper, cut panel of dust jacked loosely inserted at end.

£18.00

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WELLS, STEPHEN: The Tudor, Queen Mary, being an Abridged History of the Events and Personages connected with her reign.

Item No. 10460

London: Richardson and Son, 1854. First edition. 12mo, pp.(4, list of subscribers):(2, contents):83, original red cloth armorially blocked in gilt. Binding spotted, a little worn at head and base of spine. Presentaion copy from the author, so inscribed and dated, 1854, on endpaper, further later inscription below. Ink annotation to the list of subscribers by the author.

£35.00

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WILMOT, CHESTER: The Struggle for Europe.

Item No. 17875

London: Collins, 1965. Reprint. Maps, map endpapers retained. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches), 765-pages.Finely bound contemporary full blue crushed morocco, the sides with gilt rules and, to the upper cover, the gilt insignia of the RAF, and gilt blocked "Royal Air Force Halton", the spine richly gilt in compartments with double crimson lettering pieces, all edges gilt. Prize label on front free endpaper. Some light sunning & scuffing to the boards; overall very good.

£40.00

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YONGE, C. D. (Trans.) MATTHEW OF WESTMINSTER: The Flowers of History especially such as relate to the Affairs of Britain....collected by Matthew of Westminster.

Item No. 17126

London: Henry G. Bohn,1853. Two volumes 8vo (7 x 4 3/4 inches), pages: viii:566 & viii:604. 19th Century contemporary half maroon calf, the spines gilt on raised bands, gilt floral ornaments in compartments, gilt lettered direct, all edges marbled, chip out of one corner piece. The blue cloth sides unattractively mottled from damp, the attractive leather binding not affected neither is the text, internally excellent. The cloth sides would benefit by re-colouring.

£45.00

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