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OVERLORD D-DAY AND THE BATTLE FOR NORMANDY 1944
Written by Max Hastings.
Stock no. 2128885
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Endpapers are maps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718123263. Page browning. A few small nicks to wrapper edges.
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DRESS IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND
Written by Anne Buck.
Stock no. 2128848
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 91 illustrations, 4 colour plates. ISBN: 0713404159. Some bumping and wear to spine and cover edges. Page browning. Wrapper has bottom corner cut off front flap; faded to spine, with some browning.
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THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND 1485-1685
Written by Thomas Babington Macaulay; Peter Rowland.
Stock no. 2128800
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1985. Fine condition.

Dark green cloth, gilt decorations. B/w illustrations. Slip case is very good; a few marks.
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CHILDREN'S COSTUME IN ENGLAND
Written by Phillis Cunnington; Anne Buck.
Stock no. 2128788
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

From the 14th to end of the 19th century. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713603712. Page edge browning. Name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is creased with a few marks and price-cut.
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THE GREAT BOOK OF CORGI 1956-1983 POCKET BOOK
Written by Marcel R. Van Cleemput.
Stock no. 1816939
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1st 1989. Fine condition.

This Corgi Pocketbook is a supplement to The Great Book of Corgi 1956-1983. Red cardwraps with gilt title to front. 79 pages. ISBN: 090456858X.
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THE GREAT BOOK OF CORGI 1956-1983
Written by Marcel R. Van Cleemput.
Stock no. 1816910
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The author in 1954 produced the very first drawings for the Corgi range and was involved in every single model. The book covers the entire period of Corgi production. Large oblong format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0904568539.
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THE GREAT BOOK OF BRITAINS: 100 YEARS OF BRITAINS TOY SOLDIERS 1893-1993
Written by James Opie.
Stock no. 1816909
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Blue boards, white titles. Colour photos. 640 pages. ISBN: 1872727328. Two small puncture holes to top rear edge of spine also slightly visible on dustwrapper. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded to spine and front panel.
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THE CITY OF LONDON VOLUME III: ILLUSIONS OF GOLD 1914-1945
Written by David Kynaston.
Stock no. 1816901
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers showing map of London 1934. B/w photos. ISBN: 0701161507. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.
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LEICESTERSHIRE AND RUTLAND (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner; Elizabeth Williamson; Geoffrey K. Brandwood.
Stock no. 1816897
Published by Yale University Press. 1st thus 2003. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black vinyl covers. Gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0300096186.
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THE CITY OF LONDON: VOLUME IV: A CLUB NO MORE 1945-2000
Written by David Kynaston.
Stock no. 1816896
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The culminating volume of his universally acclaimed history, the author leads us through the dramatic post-war years, from derelict bomb-sites to shimmering skyscrapers. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Map of the City of London in 1970 to endpapers. B/w photos. 886 pages including index. ISBN: 0701169494. Text block slightly grubby. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and slightly edge-creased.
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THE BAYEUX TAPESTRY AND THE NORMAN INVASION
Written by Lewis Thorpe; William Of Poitiers.
Stock no. 2128748
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 1979. Slightly better than very good condition.

Red cloth spine, dark blue patterned boards, gilt title. Colour illustrations. Spine is a little faded with some spotting. Slip case is very good - a bit of chipping to a couple of corners.
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EMINENT VICTORIANS
Written by Lytton Strachey.
Stock no. 2128738
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition.

Cardinal Manning, Florence Nightingale, Dr. Arnold, General Gordon. Green and gold pictorial cloth, white title block to spine. Colour illustrations. Slip case is better than very good - slightly faded to one edge.
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