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SOCIAL HISTORY

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WORKING LIFE ON SEVERN & CANAL
Written by Hugh Conway-Jones.
Stock no. 1805457
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition.

Reminiscences of working boatmen. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0862997453. SIGNED by the author to half-title page. Rear cover lightly creased. Spine slightly faded. Contents fine.
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PORT OUT STARBOARD HOME THE DIARY OF RACHEL A. SHERINGHAM
Written by Ian Newton.
Stock no. 1601808
Published by Margaret Newton. 1st 1991. Very good condition.

1901 - 1905. Brown and white card wraps. 100 pages. ISBN: 0951822802. Covers scuffed. Owners address label to verso of front cover.
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THE STRUGGLE FOR THE BREECHES
Written by Anna Clark.
Stock no. 1205883
Published by University of California Press. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Gender And The Making Of The British Working Class. 416 pages. ISBN: 0520086244.
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THE CROFTER IN HISTORY
Written by Colin Campbell; Dalriad.
Stock no. 1205231
Published by William Brown. 2nd 1886. Very good condition.

2nd edition. Blue cloth, gilt titles. 104 pages. Address in ink to title page else contents fine. Corners slightly bumped.
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CREAM WITH EVERYTHING
Written by Phyllis Kellar.
Stock no. 1204595
Published by Phyllis Kellar. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Pictorial card wraps. Autobiography of Phyllis whose childhood revolved around a dairy.
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THE HOME FRONT
Written by Arthur Marwick.
Stock no. 1704132
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1976. Slightly better than very good condition.

The British and the Second World War. B/w photos. With 167 illustrations. Card wraps. ISBN: 0500271143.
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THE HISTORIE OF GREAT BRITAINE UNDER THE CONQUESTS OF THE ROMANS, SAXONS, DANES AND NORMANS
Written by John Speed.
Stock no. 1701800
Published by George Humble. 1623. Very good condition.

Their Originals, Manners, Habits, Warres, Coines and Seales: with the Successions, lives, acts etc. of the English Monarchs. Second Edition. Revised and enlarged. Contents lists 10 books; this binding contains the following: Contents, plus 8 page proeme; Books 5 - 10, plus Summary of the whole and 78 page index table. Very large format. Leather binding with raised bands to spine and black title labels and gilt titles. Contains woodcuts. Leather binding is a modern binding, which is faded to spine. NO frontis. Book reads complete with in itself - but starts at book 5. A rare survivor of this historical book!
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LIFE IN REVOLUTIONARY FRANCE
Written by Gwynne Lewis.
Stock no. 1701446
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

25 years of French social life. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713415568. Wrapper spine is faded and corner clipped from front flap.
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DEVON AND CORNWALL A PRELIMINARY SURVEY
No author listed.
Stock no. 823814
Published by A. Wheaton & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1947. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Population, Geology, Climate, Fisheries, Agriculture and Industry. B/w photos. Colour maps. Wrapper slightly edge-chipped.
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GEORGE KILVINGTON FAIRGROUND PHOTOGRAPHS & NOTES
Written by Kevin Scrivens; Stephen Smith.
Stock no. 821342
Published by Fairground Society. 1st 2006. Fine condition.

1935-1947. B/w photos with descriptions. An outstanding record of a previously unacknowledged side of social history. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. ISBN: 0950110329.
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BOROUGH SESSIONS PAPERS 1653-1688
Written by Arthur J. Willis; Margaret J. Hoad.
Stock no. 807545
Published by Phillimore. 1st 1971. As new condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Portsmouth Record Series. This volume gives a fascinating picture of life in 17th century Portsmouth. It is a full summary of all the surviving papers of cases heard by the Borough Justices. Large format. Folding b/w map. Endpapers are also maps. ISBN: 0850330114.
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CLOSE TO THE EARTH
Written by Judith Cook.
Stock no. 598349
Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1st 1984. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Living Social History of the British Isles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0710096348.
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