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THE MONUMENTS OF ITALY (6 VOLUMES)
Written by Michael Oppenheimer.
Stock no. 1824236
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

6 volumes complete. A Regional Survey of Art, Architecture and Archaeology from Classical to Modern Times. An account of Italy's archaeological sites, museums, churches, palaces and other buildings. Large format. Black cloth boards, red title block with gilt title to spine, blind title to front. B/w photos. ISBN: 1860645704. Boards of a few volumes are a little scuffed. Contents fine. Front board volume VI has a small heavy nick to top edge. Top edge of text block lightly browned. Overall, a handsome set.

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THE WATERLOO COMPANION
Written by Mark Adkin.
Stock no. 1824212
Published by Aurum Press. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour illustrations. The complete guide to history's most famous land battle. ISBN: 185410764X. 5th printing. Light scuffing to rear board. Top edge of text block has minor foxing. Else contents are fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine. A nice copy.

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A HISTORY OF VENICE
Written by John Julius Norwich.
Stock no. 1824178
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards, gilt titles. Colour illustrations. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is slightly scuffed and has a few small pressure points.

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THE MEDITERRANEAN AND THE MEDITERRANEAN WORLD IN THE AGE OF PHILIP II (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Fernand Braudel.
Stock no. 1824149
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Slightly better than very good condition.

Three volume set. World in the Age of Philip II. Green covers with gilt decorations to all. Colour plates. Top open corner of slipcase and corresponding area of top of spine of volume III bumped. Else books are in lovely condition, slipcase with pictorial onlay is scuffed to base and has a small water stain to top.

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THE KAZANLUK TOMB
Written by Lyudmila Zhivkova.
Stock no. 1824052
Published by Verlag Aurel Bongers Recklinghausen. 1st thus 1975. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The tomb of a Thracian chieftain, which came to light in 1944, is one of the most valuable treasures of ancient art in the Bulgarian lands. Very large format. Cream imitation leather boards, gilt titles. Colour plates. ISBN: 3764702834. Pictorial dustwrapper has a small closed tear to base of spine and is lightly scuffed to rear panel. Contained in a thin card slipcase in very good condition.

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VIKING ARTEFACTS: A SELECT CATALOGUE
Written by James Graham-Campbell.
Stock no. 1824021
Published by British Museum Publications. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A catalogue of the objects featuring in the major exhibition on Vikings mounted by the British Museum in the spring and Summer of 1980. Large format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Bw photos. 312 pages including text and photos. ISBN: 0714113549. Text block lightly browned, contents clean. Blue dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few marks. A scarce item at the time of cataloguing.

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THE CAMPAIGNS OF NAPOLEON (3 VOLUMES)
Written by David G. Chandler.
Stock no. 2140938
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial covers with black title blocks to spine; gilt titles. Covers period of 1793 - 1815. Light wear to cover edges. A few marks to outer page edges. Slip case is almost very good - a few nicks and splits to edges; wear to title label.

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THUCYDIDES: THE HISTORY OF THE PELOPONNESIAN WAR
Written by Rex Warner; M.I. Finley; Theodore K. Rabb.
Stock no. 2140933
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Brown cloth with gilt title and vignette to spine and vignette to front cover. Translated by Warner. Introduction, Appendices and Bibliography by Finlay. Preface by Rabb. Originally published in 1954, the text of this edition follows that of the revised Penguin Classics edition published in 1972. Slip case is a bit better than very good - a few knocks along edges; some light scuffing/wear.

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PARIS AFTER THE LIBERATION 1944-1949
Written by Antony Beevor; Artemis Cooper.
Stock no. 2140870
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2012. As new condition.

With a new introduction by the authors. blue cloth spine and rear board, white title to spine. Front board has large photographic onlay. B/w photos. Still in original shrink wrap - UNREAD! Slip case appears to be in fine condition.

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HITLER'S BRITISH TRAITORS
Written by Tim Tate.
Stock no. 2140646
Published by Icon Books. 1st 2018. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781785784057. Light wear along cover edges. Page browning. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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KINSALE: THE SPANISH INTERVENTION IN IRELAND AT THE END OF THE ELIZABETHAN WARS
Written by John J. Silke.
Stock no. 2140641
Published by Four Courts Press. 1st thus 2000. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Four Courts History Classics. ISBN: 1851825517. Foxing to outer page edges, prelims and last few pages.

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THE PLACE-NAMES OF CO. WICKLOW: VII - THE BARONIES OF NEWCASTLE AND ARKLOW
Written by Liam Price.
Stock no. 2140631
Published by The Dublin Institute For Advanced Studies. Circa 1967. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. Includes Historical Background, pages i - xcvi. and pages 383 - 532. Foxing and browning to covers, outer page edges and a few pages internally.

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