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Fly High, Run Free

By: Ratcliffe, Jane

Price: £8.40

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1979

Edition: First edition-first printing

Seller ID: 873

ISBN: 0701123656

Condition: Very good


VGC.Chatto & Windus,1979.First edition-first printing.Blue hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,light shelf wear on the edges of the spine and cover) with Dj(small creases and nicks on the Dj cover),both in VGC.Illustrated with b/w photos.Nice and clean pages with a small mark and nick on the outer edges,small stain/watermark on the edge of the Dj cover,some foxing marks inside the back Dj cover,discolour on the edges of the spine.The book is in VGC with light shelf wear.168pp including list of illustrations,bibliography and index.Price un-clipped.First edition. View more info

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Their Darkest Hour: People Tested to the Extreme in WWII

By: Rees, Laurence

Price: £17.80

Publisher: Ebury Press: 2007

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 2937

ISBN: 0091917573

Condition: Fine


Fine condition.Ebury Press,2007.First UK edition-first printing(1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2).Black hardback(silver lettering to the spine) with Dj(a couple of small nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover),both in fine condition.Illustrated with colour,b/w photos.The book is new with a small crease and nick on the edges of the pages.316pp including Postscript,timeline.Price un-clipped. View more info

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A History of Britain (Vol 1) At the Edge of the World: 3000BC-AD1603

By: Schama, Simon

Price: £38.00

Publisher: BBC Books: 2000

Edition: Third reprint

Seller ID: 5871

ISBN: 0563384972

Condition: Fine


Fine/Near fine.BBC Books,2000.Third reprint.Volume 1. Large format black hardback(silver lettering to the spine,small nick on the cover) in fine condition,with Dj(a couple of small nicks,crease and scratch on the Dj cover) in near fine condition.Illustrated with colour photos,drawings,maps.Nice and clean pages as new with two small creases,nicks and ink mark on the edges of the pages,small scratch inside the front cover.Nice and clean book.416pp including Select bibliography,index.Heavy book(approx 1.6 Kg). View more info

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Secret Agent: The True Story of the Special Operations Executive

By: Stafford, David

Price: £20.00

Publisher: BBC Books: 2000

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 6809

ISBN: 0563537345

Condition: Near fine


Near fine condition.BBC,2000.First UK edition-first printing.Black hardback(silver lettering to the spine) with Dj(two small nicks,scratch and crease on the Dj cover),both in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w photos,map.Nice and clean pages as new with two pencil marks impressions on the edge of the first blank page of the book.254pp including Author's note,bibliography,index.Price-clipped.First edition. View more info

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Europe In The Nineteenth And Twentieth Centuries (1789 - 1939)

By: Temperley, Grant And

Price: £21.50

Publisher: Longman's, Green and Co.: 1947

Edition: New impression

Seller ID: 5675

Condition: Very good


VGC.Longmans, Green and co,1947.New impression.Tan hardback(black lettering to the spine,small dents,scratch and small mark on the cover) in VGC, no Dj.Illustrated with colour,b/w maps.Nice and clean pages with small foxing marks,ink marks and light shelf wear on the outer edges,some creases and small foxing marks on the edges of the pages.The book is in VGC for its age with light shelf wear.734pp including List of maps,index.Heavy book. View more info

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Rifles: Six Years with Wellington's Legendary Sharpshooters

By: Urban, Mark

Price: £15.80

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 2003

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 1976

ISBN: 0571216803

Condition: Near fine


Near fine condition.Faber and Faber,2003.First UK edition-first printing(2 4 6 8 10 9 7 5 3 1).Green hardback(silver lettering to the spine,two small nicks on the edges of the back cover) with Dj(some nicks and a couple of creases on the edges of the Dj cover),both in near fine condition.Illustrated with colour photos,b/w drawings,maps.Nice and clean pages as new but slightly tainted on the outer edges,two pencil marks impressions on the edge of the first page of the book,small nick and light shelf wear on the edges of the pages.Nice and clean book.357pp including List of illustrations,notes o... View more info

Ustinov in Russia

By: Ustinov, Peter

Price: £13.90

Publisher: Michael O'Mara Books: 1987

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 3062

ISBN: 0948397276

Condition: Fine


Fine condition.Michael O'Mara Books,1987.First UK edition-first printing.Large format blue hardback(red lettering to the spine) in fine condition,with Dj(crease,nick and scratch on the edges of the Dj cover) in near fine condition.Illustrated with a b/w map of the Soviet Union inside the front and back cover,more than 100 original colour photographs,line-drawings,cartoons.Nice and clean pages as new with a very small mark on the edges,light shelf wear on the Dj cover.Drawings by Peter Ustinov,photographs by Peter Ustinov and John McGreevy.160pp including index.Price clipped.Heavy book. View more info

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Grannie Loosley's Kitchen Album

By: Watt, J.

Price: £25.60

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson: 1980

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 6922

ISBN: 0283987049

Condition: Near fine


Near fine condition.Sidgwick and Jackson,1980.First UK edition-first printing.Large format tan hardback(gilt lettering on the front cover and spine,two small dents on the cover) with Dj(two small nicks and scratches on the edges of the Dj cover),both in near fine condition.Illustrated with many b/w photos,drawings.Nice and clean pages as new with small ink marks and crease on the edges of the pages,small pencil mark impression on the edge of the front endpaper,light shelf wear on the Dj cover.129pp including Family Tree of the Cox, Loosley, Hull families 1860-1920,index.Price un-clipped.A coll... View more info

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The London Encyclopaedia

By: Weinreb, Ben (Editor)

Price: £55.90

Publisher: BCA: 1983

Edition: BCA edition

Seller ID: 2644

ISBN: 0312052138

Condition: Very good


VGC.BCA edition by arrangement with Macmillan,1983.Large format black hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small nicks on the edge of the spine) with Dj(two small nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover).both in VGC.The Encyclopaedia comprises some 5000 entries, organised alphabetically, cross-referenced and supported by two large indexes, one of 10,000 people mentioned in the text, one general, and illustrated by over 500 b/w drawings,prints and photographs.Nice and clean pages but with some foxing marks and nicks on the outer edges,some foxing marks inside the edges of the Dj cover.The... View more info