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SOCIAL HISTORY

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MANX SLAVE TRADERS
Written by Frances Wilkins.
Stock no. 1816378
Published by Wyre Forest Press. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

The story of the Manx people who participated in the eighteenth century slave trade as merchants, shipowners, captains, officers, surgeons and ordinary sailors. Large format. Matt boards with blue titles. B/w maps. ISBN: 1897725132. SIGNED by the author to free front endpaper.
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A HISTORY OF BRITISH LABOUR LAW 1867-1945
Written by Douglas Brodie.
Stock no. 2126319
Published by Hart Publishing Co.. 1st USA 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 184113015X. Small nick to bottom of title page. Wrapper is a bit grubby with some edge-creasing.
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THE BOOK OF THE MARTYRS OF TOLPUDDLE 1834-1934
No author listed. Illustrated by David Low; J.F. Horrabin; W.G. Easton.
Stock no. 2125890
Published by The Trades Union Congress General Council. 1999. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles, b/w photos and illustrations. The story of the Dorsetshire labourers who were convicted and sentenced to seven years transportation for forming a trade union. Reprint edition. ISBN: 1850065012. Bumping and wear to cover edges and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.
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THE ROUNTONS A BRIEF HISTORY
Written by Derek R. Lawton.
Stock no. 2125749
Published by Garden House Publishing. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Red-brick boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950699489.
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WELBURY - A LOCAL HISTORY
Written by A. Ovenston; M.J. O'Carroll.
Stock no. 2125748
Published by Garden House Publishing. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Green boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950699470. Page edge browning; a couple of light foxspots to outer page edges.
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THE CRAWSHAYS OF CYFARTHFA CASTLE: A FAMILY HISTORY
Written by Margaret S. Taylor.
Stock no. 2125573
Published by Robert Hale. 1st 1967. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

About the Crawhsay iron Kings and their castle in Merthyr Tydfil. B/w photos. Bumping to spine. A few marks to covers. Front hinge is a bit pulled. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and some grubby marks; faded to spine; a few nicks and chips.
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SEEDS OF CHANGE
Written by Henry Hobhouse.
Stock no. 1317386
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Six Plants that Transformed Mankind. Brown cloth spine with green title block and gilt title. Pictorial paper boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. A small nick to top of half-title page (caused by small binding error where top edge of page was not trimmed correctly). Else a fine copy in original slipcase which has a few light score marks to one side (only visible in certain light).
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KINGS CAPLE IN ARCHENFIELD
Written by Elizabeth Taylor.
Stock no. 1610649
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 1997. Very good condition.

A remarkable picture of the history of this village in Herefordshire. From the Romans to modern times. From farming and fishing to crime and cider. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 356 pages. ISBN: 1873827946. Vertical creasing to spine. Address sticker to title page. Stain affecting corner of last few pages. Contents clean and bright.
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PEPYS'S DIARY (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Samuel Pepys; Robert Latham.
Stock no. 1816036
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Fine condition.

Three volumes. Blue cloth with gilt decorations and titles. Colour and b/w plates. Selected and edited by Latham. Second printing. Contained in an almost very good pictorial slipcase which is bumped at corners on the base and split on two sides of base.
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THE PUBS OF MONMOUTH, CHEPSTOW AND THE WYE VALLEY
Written by Heather Hurley.
Stock no. 1815769
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 2007. 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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THE ANCIEN REGIME: A HISTORY OF FRANCE 1610-1774
Written by Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie.
Stock no. 1815130
Published by Blackwell Publishers. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story of brilliance, order and sophistication, of supreme confidence and great achievement - that begins in uncertainty and ends in iconoclasm. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. vii and 586 pages including index. ISBN: 0631170286. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and scuffed.
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FROM SLAVERY TO CITIZENSHIP
Written by Richard Ennals.
Stock no. 1208880
Published by John Wiley & Sons. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

'This book reminds us that slavery was not abolished in 1807 but continues in modern forms today'. Green boards, white title to spine. Contributions from Africa, America, Europe and Asia and from discourses in work organisation, occupational health, psychiatry and human rights. 417 pages includes index. ISBN: 9780470028322. SIGNED by author on title page.
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