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THE CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF GREEK AND ROMAN WARFARE (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Philip Sabin; Hans Van Wees; Michael Whitby.
Stock no. 2136589
Published by Cambridge University Press. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Warfare was the single biggest preoccupation of historians in antiquity. In recent decades fresh textural interpretations, numerous new archaeological discoveries and a much boarder analytical focus emphasising social, economic, political and cultural approaches have transformed our understanding of ancient warfare. ISBN: 9780521857796. Still in original shrink wrap - UNOPENED! Wrap has a couple of tears to rear.

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POWER FROM WIND A HISTORY OF WINDMILL TECHNOLOGY
Written by Richard L. Hills.
Stock no. 1322433
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The technical evolution of windpower. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 324 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0521413982. Spine bumped. Small white private library sticker to front pastedown else contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased.

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EVOLUTION BY NATURAL SELECTION
Written by Charles Darwin; Alfred Russel Wallace; Gavin De Beer.
Stock no. 1823262
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st thus 1958. Very good condition.

A Centenary Commemorative Volume. Darwin's Sketch of 1842, his Essay of 1844, and the Darwin-Wallace Papers of 1858 On the Tendency of Species to Form Varieties. With a Foreword by Sir Gavin de Beer. Grey cloth boards, green title block with gilt title to spine. Faint foxing to spine. Inscriptions in ink to top edge of front endpapers. Bookplate to free front endpaper. Text block lightly browned. Foxing to half-title page else contents clean. Dustwrapper is scuffed and a little grubby.

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FLORA OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by A.R. Clapham; T.G. Tutin; E.F. Warburg.
Stock no. 1823248
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1958. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. li and 1591 pages including index. Not illustrated. Reprint. Boards nice nd bright. Small name in ink to front endpaper. Text block browned, minor foxing to top edge. Annotation to margins in neat blue pen (place and date). Green dustwrapper is marked and browned to spine

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A HISTORY OF ST CATHARINE'S COLLEGE ONCE CATHARINE HALL CAMBRIDGE
Written by W.H.S. Jones.
Stock no. 2136328
Published by Cambridge University Press. Circa 1948. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth with gilt titles. B/w photos. Some fading to spine, especially top and tail. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped with loss; spine heavily browned and edges.

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COPARTNERSHIP IN INDUSTRY
Written by C.R. Fay.
Stock no. 2136306
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1913. Almost very good condition.

Dark pink cloth with black titles and decorations. The Cambridge Manuals of Science and Literature Series. Bumping to spine and corners; small nick with fraying to cloth to top of spine. Uneven fading to covers; a few marks.

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REGIONS AND INDUSTRIES: A PERSPECTIVE ON THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION IN BRITAIN
Written by Pat Hudson.
Stock no. 2135924
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Light yellow boards with black title to spine. ISBN: 052134106X. Small fade marks to very top and tail of spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges.

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THE HANDLOOM WEAVERS
Written by Duncan Bythell; R.M. Hartwell.
Stock no. 2135650
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Study in the English Cotton Industry during the Industrial Revolution. Black cloth with gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0521075807. Page edge browning and some foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with some edge-nicks and wear.

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THE FALL OF NAPOLEON VOLUME I: THE ALLIED INVASION OF FRANCE, 1813-1814
Written by Michael V. Leggiere.
Stock no. 2135514
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 2007. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and maps. ISBN: 9780521875424. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with 1" tear to top of spine; repaired with tape to verso.

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CHILDREN'S BOOKS IN ENGLAND
Written by F.J. Harvey Darton.
Stock no. 1320957
Published by Cambridge University Press. 3rd 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

"Five Centuries of Social Life". Third edition revised by Brian Alderson. Brown boards, gilt title and vignette. Beige endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 398 pages. 10 x 7". ISBN: 0521240204. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is sunned to spine and just a little rubbed at edges.

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STATISTICAL PREDICTION ANALYSIS
Written by J. Aitchison; I.R. Dunsmore.
Stock no. 1821142
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st thus 2008. Very good condition.

Paperback re-issue. The authors provide the predictor with the data and formulae which will assist in accurate forecasting, and suggest that an effective answer is to be found in the concept of predictive distribution within the framework of statistical prediction analysis. Cardwraps. ISBN: 9780521298582.

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