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The European Iron Age., COLLIS, JOHN:
41 COLLIS, JOHN: The European Iron Age.
B.T.Batsford. 1984 1st edition. 
Size 7.5 x 10.0 inches. In brown cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 192pp.With b/w photographs, maps and diagrams. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). Small address label to front endpaper. Else a very clean and tight copy. The author documents the features which link the Mediterranean civilisations with the Iron Age cultures of central Europe, traditionally associated with the Celts. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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Spanish Gold. Captain Woodes Rogers and the Pirates of the Caribbean., CORDINGLY, DAVID:
42 CORDINGLY, DAVID: Spanish Gold. Captain Woodes Rogers and the Pirates of the Caribbean.
Bloomsbury. 2011 1st edition. 
Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 298pp. With b/w and colour illustrations. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. By the early 18th century, Piracy had become a real menace to trade from the Caribbean. London merchants selected Captain Woodes Rogers to deal with the problem, and as Governor of the Bahamas, he struck back, successfully ending the carers, and lives. of several of the most notorious pirates. This is a detailed account of the men and their actions. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Chronicler of European Chivalry. Froissart and his Chronicles., COULTON, G.G.:
43 COULTON, G.G.: The Chronicler of European Chivalry. Froissart and his Chronicles.
The Studio. Special Winter Number 1930. 1930 1st edition. 
Size 8.25 x 11.75 inches. In red cloth covers with gilt to spine. 133pp. With 8 mounted colour plates with titled tissue guards and many b/w illustrations. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded. Mild foxing to end papers. Colour plates clean and bright. Else a clean and tight copy. Froissart wrote during the Hundred Years War, covering the period 1326 to 1400. He is concerned with the greatness of men in times of stress, pageants and tragedies and looks to an ideal of Chivalry. Includes some beautiful colour miniatures and a chronology. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Keener Sight. Talks and Exercises on Deductional Geography., CROSSLAND, JOHN:
44 CROSSLAND, JOHN: The Keener Sight. Talks and Exercises on Deductional Geography.
London. George Gill. 1925 1st edition. 
Size 4.75 x 7.0 inches. In light blue cloth covers with black lettering to spine and photo pasted to front. Illustrated endpapers. In very good condition. Spine faded. Boards part faded with handling marks. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 112pp. With b/w photographs, diagrams, line drawings and maps. Book designed for older children, with exercises to help children to cultivate observation and reasoning powers, using aerial photographs and maps to improve the study of geography. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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The Oxford Illustrated Prehistory of Europe., CUNLIFFE, BARRY (ed):
45 CUNLIFFE, BARRY (ed): The Oxford Illustrated Prehistory of Europe.
BCA. 1994 
Size 7.5 x 10.0 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. 532pp. With b/w and colour photographs and maps. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). Small address label to first blank page. Else a very clean and tight copy. Beautifully illustrated survey of the development of European society from the first human population to the decline of Rome. 
Price: 13.00 GBP
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Roman Spain. Conquest and Assimilation., CURCHIN, LEONARD A.:
46 CURCHIN, LEONARD A.: Roman Spain. Conquest and Assimilation.
BCA. London. 1991 1st edition. 
Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In black cloth covers with silver to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Patterned endpapers. 250pp. With b/w photographs, plans and maps. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. It took Rome more than two centuries to subdue the Iberian Peninsula. the author describes the process and tells how the indigenous peoples and their cultures adapted and transformed. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Royal Mail. The Post Office since 1840. Foreword by Asa Briggs., DAUNTON, M.J.:
47 DAUNTON, M.J.: Royal Mail. The Post Office since 1840. Foreword by Asa Briggs.
The Athlone Press. London. 1985 1st edition. 
Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine with illustrated dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 388pp. With b/w illustrations. The history of the Post Office and the Royal Mail from 1840 to the 1970s. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Story of Sark. The Island where Time Stands Still. Illustrated., De CARTERET, A.R.:
48 De CARTERET, A.R.: The Story of Sark. The Island where Time Stands Still. Illustrated.
Peter Owen Limited. London. 1956 1st edition. 
Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; Small tears around edges. Foxing spots. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 182pp. With b/w photographs and map. The author is a descendent of the first Seigneur of Sark and here gives some of the islands history. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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Westminster Abbey 900 Years, DEAN AND CHAPTER OF WESTMINSTER  / NICHOLSON, ROBERT:
49 DEAN AND CHAPTER OF WESTMINSTER / NICHOLSON, ROBERT: Westminster Abbey 900 Years
London: Westerham Press, 1965 (LIMITED EDITION OF 900 copies. This no.92. SIGNED by the Dean of Westminster Eric S. Abbott ) 
Slim folio (37 cm x 18 cm). Blue full calf with gilt title and armorial crest to front cover. Fine IN the very good original blue cloth, fleece-lined box (box is a little bit rubbed). Profusely illustrated in colour and black & white, Also a fold-out reproduction of a View Of Westminster Abbey from the south bank, by S. and N. Buck (from an engraving in 1749). In the original blue cloth, fleece-lined box. 49 pp. All edges gilt. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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Anglo-Indian Attitudes. The Mind of the Indian Civil Service., DEWEY, CLIVE:
50 DEWEY, CLIVE: Anglo-Indian Attitudes. The Mind of the Indian Civil Service.
The Hambledon Press. 1993 1st edition. 
Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 292pp. With b/w photographs, illustrations and maps. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. The Indian Civil Service at its peak governed 100 million people with 1000 Civilians. Here, the author takes two very different examples of administrators to show how individual prejudices and backgrounds could influence the decisions made by the influential officials. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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Death of King Edward 1st. Burgh-on-the-Sands. Cumberland. 7th July, 1307. SIGNED, Stamped by Author., DICKSON, William; (Clerk for the Peace for Northumberland)
51 DICKSON, William; (Clerk for the Peace for Northumberland) Death of King Edward 1st. Burgh-on-the-Sands. Cumberland. 7th July, 1307. SIGNED, Stamped by Author.
Alnwick; by John Davison, Corn Market. 1868 1st edition 
Size 7.5 x 10 inches. Half bound with navy blue cloth to spine and marbled paper covered boards. Gilt lettering to spine. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges of boards. Endpapers darkened. Neat owners initials to corner of title page. Signed and stamped by author on final page. Small neat previous bookseller notation to corner of rear endpaper in red pen. Else an excellent clean tight copy. VERY RARE. 17pp. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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The Roman Cavalry From the First to the Third Century AD., DIXON, KAREN R. / SOUTHERN, PAT:
52 DIXON, KAREN R. / SOUTHERN, PAT: The Roman Cavalry From the First to the Third Century AD.
B.T.Batsford. London. 1992 1st edition. 
Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 256pp. With b/w photographs with diagrams, line drawings and plans in text. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). Small address label to front endpaper. Else a very clean and tight copy. The authors describe the mounted units of the Roman army and trace their development from temporary allied troops to regular cohorts. A detailed study of both the men and horses and how they were chosen, equipped and trained. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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The Diary of the late George Bubb Dodington, Baron of Melcombe Regis: From March 8 1748-9 to February 6, 1761. With an Appendix containing some curious and interesting papers; which are either referred to, or alluded to, in the Diary. Now first published from His Lordship’s Original Manuscripts by Henry Penruddock Wyndham., DODINGTON, GEORGE BUBB:
53 DODINGTON, GEORGE BUBB: The Diary of the late George Bubb Dodington, Baron of Melcombe Regis: From March 8 1748-9 to February 6, 1761. With an Appendix containing some curious and interesting papers; which are either referred to, or alluded to, in the Diary. Now first published from His Lordship’s Original Manuscripts by Henry Penruddock Wyndham.
Dublin: Printed by William Porter. 1784 
Size 4.75 x 6.75 inches. Re-backed with original boards. In Full calf leather binding with gilt to maroon morocco title label on spine. New endpapers. 346pp. In very good condition. Re-backed in the past with original boards, but new spine and endpapers. Spine faded. Corners slightly rubbed. Mild foxing to edges. Pencil notes to front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. George Bubb Dodington was an 18th century politician and friend of royalty, especially Frederick, Prince of Wales. In 1761, following the accession of Frederick's son to the throne as George III, he was created Baron of Melcombe Regis. A fascinating look into the 18th century ruling classes. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Devonshire. Three volumes. Introduction and Translation, Folios and Maps, Domesday Book Studies. Limited edition. In slip case., DOMESDAY BOOK:
54 DOMESDAY BOOK: Devonshire. Three volumes. Introduction and Translation, Folios and Maps, Domesday Book Studies. Limited edition. In slip case.
Editions Alecto (Domesday) Ltd. 1987, 88, 91 
Size 11.0 x 16.0 inches. In brown hard card covers with gilt to white cloth spine. Brown endpapers. In brown hard card slipcase. In very good condition. Some minor handling marks to covers. A very good set in very good slip-case (one for all 3 vols.). Slip case has some rubbing to edges. Three volumes. With b/w illustrations, facsimile pages and coloured maps. The Domesday Book for Devonshire with translation, maps and background history. Limited edition, this is No.25 of 1000. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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55 DUCKETT, ELEANOR: Medieval Portraits from East & West.
Sidgwick & Jackson 1972 (1st.). 
270 pp. Very good in very good pict. dustwrapper The author highlights the unique spirit and temper of the Middle Ages as it is reflected in the lives of fifteen people of the medieval world (includes: Theodosius the Greats, Abelard and Heloise, etc.,). 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Medieval Portraits from East & West., DUCKETT, ELEANOR:
56 DUCKETT, ELEANOR: Medieval Portraits from East & West.
Sidgwick & Jackson 1972 (1st.). 
Very good in very good pict. dustwrapper 270 pp. The author highlights the unique spirit and temper of the Middle Ages as it is reflected in the lives of fifteen people of the medieval world (includes: Theodosius the Greats, Abelard and Heloise, etc.,). 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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An Historical Geography of Europe. With 58 maps., EAST, GORDON:
57 EAST, GORDON: An Historical Geography of Europe. With 58 maps.
Methuen and Co. 1935. 
Size 6.0 x 8.75 inches. In brown cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. 480pp. With 58 b/w maps. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine darkened and rubbed at ends with small chips. Handling marks. Slightly rubbed along edges with small chips and tears. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. Social and economic history of Europe from the Roman Empire to the 19th century. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England, Begun in the Year 1641. With the precedent passages, and actions, that contributed thereunto, and the happy end, and conclusion thereof by the King’s blessed Restoration, and return, upon the 29th  of May, in the Year 1660., EDWARD EARL OF CLARENDON;
58 EDWARD EARL OF CLARENDON; The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England, Begun in the Year 1641. With the precedent passages, and actions, that contributed thereunto, and the happy end, and conclusion thereof by the King’s blessed Restoration, and return, upon the 29th of May, in the Year 1660.
Oxford. Printed at the Theatre. 1707 
6 volumes. Each approx 5 x 8 inches. Attractive full calf leather bound with gilt decorative edging, blind embossed decoration on covers. Gilt numbering and morocco labels on spines. Page edges with doppled red. In very good conditions. Some wear to covers; edges rubbed, bumps to corners, spines and hinges slightly cracked. Overall minor marks to covers but leather still in great condition with lovely pattina. Inner pages have some minor marks but still very bright, tight and clean throughout. Engraved portrait frontis to vol.1. 
Price: 350.00 GBP
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The Imaginary Autocrat. Beau Nash and the Invention of Bath., EGLIN, JOHN:
59 EGLIN, JOHN: The Imaginary Autocrat. Beau Nash and the Invention of Bath.
Profile Books Ltd. 2003 1st edition. 
Size 6.75 x 9.5 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Light blue endpapers. 292pp. With b/w illustrations in text. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. The author looks at the growth of Eighteenth Century Bath and the social scene which grew with it under the influence of Richard Beau Nash. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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A Dictionary of Irish Mythology., Ellis, Peter Berresford
60 Ellis, Peter Berresford A Dictionary of Irish Mythology.
Constable 1987 (1st.). 
Green cloth gt. Dustwrapper has price cut from front flap, in very good condition 240 pages with select bibliography at rear 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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