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SCIENCE AND SOCIETY IN RESTORATION ENGLAND
Written by Michael Hunter.
Stock no. 1814564
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A systematic assessment of the social relations of Restoration science. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. xii and 233 pages including index. ISBN: 0521228662. Page browning throughout. Pictorial dustwrapper has a small closed tear to top edge of front panel.
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THE GENTLEMAN'S DAUGHTER
Written by Amanda Vickery.
Stock no. 1609663
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Fine condition.

Women's lives in Georgian England. Peach decorative cloth. Colour illustrations. Contained in very good slipcase.
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MASS-OBSERVATION BRITAIN IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR
Written by Sandra Koa Wing.
Stock no. 1609647
Published by Folio Society. 2007. Fine condition.

Red-cloth with silver titles and pictorial front board. B/w photos. Contained in grey slipcase which is unevenly faded at edges.
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MASS-OBSERVATION BRITAIN IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR
Written by Sandra Koa Wing.
Stock no. 1814352
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2007. As new condition.

Red-cloth with silver titles and pictorial front board. B/w photos. Still in original shrinkwrap.
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INDUSTRIAL BIOGRAPHY: IRON WORKERS AND TOOL MAKERS
Written by Samuel Smiles.
Stock no. 1814080
Published by John Murray. 1889. Very good condition.

New Edition. Burgundy cloth. Gilt titles. B/w tissue guarded frontis. Spine sunned and marked. Name & date to front endpaper. Heavy foxing to tissue guard and lighter spots to frontis itself. Small closed tear to vertical edge of page 183 (no loss). A few instances of annotation to margins.
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THE INDUSTRIAL TEAGUES AND THE FOREST OF DEAN
Written by Ralph Anstis.
Stock no. 1812314
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Biography of the Teagues. The industrial revolution brought unforeseen changes to the Teagues and other working families in the Forest of Dean. Six members of the family are comprehensively discussed. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 086299750X. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to verso of front endpaper. Minor foxing to top edge of text block else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly edge-creased and lightly faded to spine.
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FROM DOMESTIC MANUFACTURE TO INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION
Written by Herbert Kisch.
Stock no. 1208276
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Case of the Rhineland Textile Districts. An economic, historical, and sociological examination of rural textile industries in the Lower Rhineland beginning in the 16th century and culminating with the age of factory organisation in the early 1800s. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 341 pages includes index. ISBN: 0195051114. Spine bumped, a few light marks to rear cover. Else a fine copy in slightly browned wrapper.
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THE LEAD SMELTING MILLS OF THE YORKSHIRE DALES
Written by Robert T. Clough.
Stock no. 2120700
Published by Robert T. Clough. 1st 1962. Slightly better than 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 author to prelims; this is Copy No. 951. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped; with piece missing from top of spine; also creased with browning and a few grubby marks.
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THE LEAD SMELTING MILLS OF THE YORKSHIRE DALES
Written by Robert T. Clough.
Stock no. 2120671
Published by Robert T. Clough. 2nd 1980. Slightly better than 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. Second edition. Limited edition of 750 SIGNED copies. SIGNED by author. This copy is No. 179/750. Light wear to spine and corners. A little page edge browning. Wrapper is browned to edges with a few chips and tears; nicks with minimal loss.
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THE WOMEN OF ENGLAND
Written by Mrs. Ellis.
Stock no. 1505205
Published by Fisher, Son & Co.. 6th circa 1839. Slightly better than good condition.

Their Social Duties and Domestic Habits. Sixth edition. Dark green cloth, blind decoration, gilt titles and gilt head vignette. 356 pages. Spine bumped and worn with 1" split to bottom of rear edge, also darkened. Covers a bit grubby and marked. Front joint cracked, rear joint and a couple of hinges starting to crack. Ink name and date to half title page. Odd margin tear, mark and foxspot but most pages are clean.
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HITCHIN WORTHIES
Written by Reginald L. Hine.
Stock no. 2118264
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1932. Almost very good condition.

Four Centuries of English Life. Limited edition of 1021 copies that have been numbered and Signed by the author. Colour frontis. B/w plates. SIGNED by author to prelims. This is copy No. 674. 3" split to top of spine; some other smaller splits to cloth; a little fraying. Spine and cover edges are unevenly faded. Foxing to outer page edges.
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HANGING THE HEAD: PORTRAITURE AND SOCIAL FORMATION IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND
Written by Marcia R. Pointon.
Stock no. 1605836
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Portraiture as a cultural and political phenomenon in eighteenth-century England. Large format. B/w and colour illustrations. ix and 278 pages including index. ISBN: 0300057385. Lower corners of boards bumped with creasing. Contents fine.
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