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A HISTORY OF THE BRITISH CAVALRY 1816-1919 VOLUME I: 1816-1850
Written by The Marquess Of Anglesey.
Stock no. 1819676
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

After a prologue in which the origins and early development of mounted warfare are discussed, covers the period from 1815 to 1850. During those years the cavalry were employed in action chiefly in India, which therefore provides the setting for much of this volume. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Top edge red. ISBN: 0850521122. SIGNED (no dedication) by the author to title page. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned.

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LAST OF THE WIND SHIPS
Written by Alan J. Villiers.
Stock no. 1819663
Published by George Routledge & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1934. Very good condition.

B/w photos. The voyage of the 4-masted barque "Parma". Spine browned, boards a little grubby and browned at edges. A few scattered foxspots. One hinge pulled.

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THE BRITISH ARMY OF 1914: ITS HISTORY, UNIFORMS & CONTEMPORARY CONTINENTAL ARMIES
Written by R. Money Barnes. Illustrated by R. Money Barnes.
Stock no. 1819662
Published by Seeley Service & Co.. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Imperial Services Library Volume IX. Red cloth boards, black title label with gilt title to spine. B/w & colour plates, b/w illustrations. Top edge red. Inside board edges lightly rubbed. Browning and tape marks to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear sticky-back laminate and is browned with a little bleeding to red text on rear panel.

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MEDUSA'S GAZE: CASUISTRY AND CONSCIENCE IN THE RENAISSANCE
Written by Lowell Gallagher.
Stock no. 1819661
Published by Stanford University Press. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Examining the central role of casuistry in Elizabethan religions, political, and literary culture. Black cloth boards, red title to spine. Colour frontis. ISBN: 0804718598. Some mottling to boards. Text block slightly grubby, contents clean. Black pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel and some foxing to verso.

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THE MUTINY ON H.M.S. BOUNTY
Written by Donald A. Maxton.
Stock no. 1819658
Published by McFarland & Company, Inc.. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition.

A guide to non-fiction, fiction, poetry, films, articles, and music. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780786430642.

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BOUNTY: THE GREATEST SEA STORY OF THEM ALL
Written by Geoff D'Eon.
Stock no. 1819657
Published by Formac Publishing Company Limited. 1st 2018. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Bounty was an eighteenth-century British Naval Transport ship on which the most infamous mutiny in British naval history played out. This book tells that story and author and filmmaker recounts how a harsh captain is cast out to sea but miraculously finds his way back to England. Bounty's second, dramatic life begins when a glorious twentieth-century Hollywood replica of Bounty is build in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia... Cream boards, silver titles. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781459505445.

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NOTES ON THE DIOCESE OF GLOUCESTER BY CHANCELLOR RICHARD PARSONS C. 1700
Written by Richard Parsons; John Fendley.
Stock no. 2133268
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 19. Parsons described his work as 'An account of the diocese of Gloucester and the antiquities of the county, together with the most remarkable epitaphs in the cathedral and parochial churches, collected by myself.' Edited by Fendley. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 576 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197641. Spine corners slightly rubbed. Scuffed wrapper is rubbed at edges. Contents fine.

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A CATALOGUE OF THE MEDIEVAL MUNIMENTS AT BERKLEY CASTLE
Written by Bridget Wells-Furby.
Stock no. 2133267
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second of two volumes. Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 18. The medieval muniments at Berkeley Castle form one of the largest and and most remarkable accumulations of records relating to the ownership and administration of land. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Pages 575-1200 includes index. ISBN: 0900197617. Address label to front pastedown. Wrapper slightly scuffed.

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A CATALOGUE OF THE MEDIEVAL MUNIMENTS AT BERKLEY CASTLE
Written by Bridget Wells-Furby.
Stock no. 2133266
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

First of two volumes. Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 17. The medieval muniments at Berkeley Castle form one of the largest and and most remarkable accumulations of records relating to the ownership and administration of land. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 574 pages. ISBN: 0900197609. Address label to front pastedown. Wrapper scuffed.

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A CALENDAR OF THE REGISTERS OF THE PRIORY OF LLANTHONY BY GLOUCESTER 1457-1466, 1501-1525
Written by John Rhodes.
Stock no. 2133265
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 15. Packed with details of people, places and events on the priory's properties including Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Monmouthshire and more. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 234 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197560. Address label to front pastedown. Wrapper slightly scuffed.

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A CALENDAR OF THE REGISTERS OF APPRENTICES OF THE CITY OF GLOUCESTER 1595-1700
Written by Jill Barlow.
Stock no. 2133264
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 25. A calendar of more than 4000 indentures providing a valuable source for urban social and economic historians as well as a key document for family historians and the history of Gloucester. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 343 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197544. Address label to front pastedown. Wrapper slightly scuffed.

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ARROWSMITH'S DICTIONARY OF BRISTOL
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819650
Published by J.W. Arrowsmith. 2nd 1906. Almost very good condition.

2nd edition. 447 pages. 54 b/w plates. Three-quarter dark blue leather binding, green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 4 raised bands to spine. Marbled endpapers. Boards marked, leather binding worn and scuffed, spine faded to brown. Joints repaired with matching green cloth. Very few grubby marks to contents. All plates present, one plate marked, others may have light page browning and light foxing. Pages 213 to 218 have a tiny ink stain to corner.

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