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THE BLACK DEATH
Written by Philip Ziegler.
Stock no. 2133161
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Fine condition.

Dramatic black, red and gold pictorial cloth. Colour plates. Brown endpapers depicting the Spread of the Black Death in Europe. Contained in black slipcase.

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TAKEN FOR A RIDE
Written by Ivor Smullen.
Stock no. 2132995
Published by Herbert Jenkins. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Distressing Account of the Misfortunes and Misbehaviour of the Early British Railway Traveller. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0257667547. Page edge browning. A few light scuffs to wrapper.

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THE MAKING OF CLASSICAL EDINBURGH 1750-1840
Written by A.J. Youngson.
Stock no. 1819276
Published by Edinburgh University Press. 1st thus 1993. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An acclaimed work of economic and social history, and a fascinating account of the shaping of one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and maps. ISBN: 0748604464.

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THE PEARLIES A SOCIAL RECORD
Written by Pearl Binder.
Stock no. 2132889
Published by Jupiter Books. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A study of the remarkable social phenomenon which grew out of the bustling and violent street life of London's East End. ISBN: 0904041182. Foxing to outer page edges. Edge-creasing to wrapper; a few nicks.

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THE GENTLEMAN'S RECREATIONS
Written by Marcia Vale.
Stock no. 2132681
Published by D.S. Brewer. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Deep pink covers with silver title to spine. Accomplishments and pastimes of the English gentleman 1580-1630. ISBN: 0859910318. Wrapper is price-cut with some browning; faded to spine.

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PUKHTUN ECONOMY AND SOCIETY
Written by Akbar Ahmed.
Stock no. 2132338
Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1st 1980. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Traditional Structure and Economic Development in a Tribal Society. Based on original fieldwork in the Tribal Areas of the N.W. Frontier Province of Pakistan. Dark blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates and maps. 406 pages includes index. ISBN: 0710003897. A fine copy in pictorial wrapper which has faded spine.

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THE CRISIS OF PARLIAMENTS: ENGLISH HISTORY 1509-1660
Written by Conrad Russell.
Stock no. 1818864
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1971. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Short Oxford History of the Modern World series. Political, social, and economic factors are integrated in this comprehensive history of Tudor and early Stuart England. Navy blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0199130337. Light browning to top edge of dustwrapper. Blue dustwrapper is faded to spine and top front edge.

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THE LEAD SMELTING MILLS OF THE YORKSHIRE DALES
Written by Robert T. Clough.
Stock no. 1318120
Published by Robert T. Clough. 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Their Architectural Character, Construction and Place in the European Tradition. An economic and social history of the English lead mining and smelting industries as it applies to the Yorkshire Dales. Numerous b/w photos and scale drawings by the author. Large format. Limited edition of 1000 copies. SIGNED by the author, copy no. 977. Cvoers are edge bumped and dusty. Light browning to endpapers. Name and date in biro to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge creased with small hole to top of spine and spine slightly browned. Price on front flap has been blotted out and a 'new' price stamped below.

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THE PUBS OF MONMOUTH, CHEPSTOW AND THE WYE VALLEY
Written by Heather Hurley.
Stock no. 2130058
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition.

A social history past and present of inns along the welsh borders. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781904396871.

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SERVING UNDER RUPERRA 1900 - 1939 A COLLECTION OF MEMORIES
Written by Pat Moseley; et al.
Stock no. 2130054
Published by Clarke Printing. 1st 2005. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Spine is faded with wear. A few marks to covers. Contents are still excellent.

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THE GENTLEMAN'S DAUGHTER
Written by Amanda Vickery.
Stock no. 2129826
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Women's lives in Georgian England. Peach decorative cloth. Colour illustrations. Pictorial slip case is better than very good.

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THE GENTLEMAN'S DAUGHTER
Written by Amanda Vickery.
Stock no. 2128201
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Women's lives in Georgian England. Peach decorative cloth. Colour illustrations. Pictorial slip case is better than very good; just some light wear.

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