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Image for Dod’s Parliamentary Companion 2002. 170th Year.

Dod’s Parliamentary Companion 2002. 170th Year.

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Vacher Dod Publishing. 2002:

Seller ID: 61975


Tall 8vo. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition. A very clean and tight copy. 242pp. With b/w portrait photos. Lists of MPs and Peers, their roles, committes, biographies for 2002. View more info

Image for The Reasons of a Layman and a Liberal for Opposing Disestablishment. Three Letters to The “Times” and One to Mr. Gladstone. Fourteenth Thousand. Revised by the Writer. Also includes a small paperback by the same author bound inside titled “Sunday”, by SPCK, 1910. Dorset Tracts.

The Reasons of a Layman and a Liberal for Opposing Disestablishment. Three Letters to The “Times” and One to Mr. Gladstone. Fourteenth Thousand. Revised by the Writer. Also includes a small paperback by the same author bound inside titled “Sunday”, by SPCK, 1910. Dorset Tracts.

By: BOSWORTH SMITH, R.;

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Nichols and Sons, London, 1885 14th:

Seller ID: 77625


Hardback, approx 9 x 6 ins. Contemporary Dark red cloth binding with gilt lettering to spine. In very good condition. Minor rubbing to edges and corners. Spine a little faded, some minor marks to cloth. Bookplates to front endpaper, “A.M. Broadley”, and “Dorset Collection.” Tape mark to opposite endpaper. Title page darkened with some minor foxing. Some small spots to pages. Slight fading to top edges of “Sunday”, else a very clean and... View more info

Image for Seen in Passing. Foreword by Lady Chamberlain.

Seen in Passing. Foreword by Lady Chamberlain.

By: CHAMBERLAIN, SIR AUSTEN:

Price: £41.00

Publisher: Cassell and Company Ltd. 1937 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 50673


Tall 8vo. Blue cloth gt. Large attractive pictorial bookplate of Michael Peto, of Ilford Manor: Wiltshire and Somerset on inside front cover. Front cover unevenly faded. Very good. 32 photo. plates. 177 pp. Sir Joseph Austen Chamberlain, KG (1863 - 1937) was a British statesman, politician, and recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. SIGNED BY LADY CHAMBERLAIN on title-page: “Ivy Chamberlain”. View more info

Image for The Pangerman Plot Unmasked. Berlin's Formidable Peace-trap of "The Drawn War".

The Pangerman Plot Unmasked. Berlin's Formidable Peace-trap of "The Drawn War".

By: CHERADAME, ANDRE:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, John Murray. 1917:

Seller ID: 54193


Brown cloth covers with red to spine and front. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and small marks on covers. Marks on fore edge. Slight browning to endpapers. Owner’s inscription on half title page. Loose insert, John Murray catalogue of books on the Great War. A clean and tight copy. 235pp. plus 4pp.cat. With b/w maps. Published during the Great War and sub-titled “Berlin’s formidable peace-trap of "The Drawn War"”, the th... View more info

Image for Lectures on the Principles of Political Obligation. With an introduction by A.D.Lindsay. Reprinted from Green’s Philosophical works, vol II. With a preface by Bernard Bosanquet.

Lectures on the Principles of Political Obligation. With an introduction by A.D.Lindsay. Reprinted from Green’s Philosophical works, vol II. With a preface by Bernard Bosanquet.

By: GREEN, THOMAS HILL:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Longmans Green and Co. 1941 repr.:

Seller ID: 73039


Size 5.75 x 9.0 inches. In brown cloth covers with paper title label to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened with small marks and rubbed at ends. Handling and other small marks. Slightly rubbed along edges with small chips and tears. Not price clipped). Small marks to fore edge. Neat inscription to font endpaper, dated 1945. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 252pp. Lect... View more info

Image for ‘The Affairs of Others’: The Diaries of Francis Place, 1825-1836. Camden Fifth Series Volume 30.

‘The Affairs of Others’: The Diaries of Francis Place, 1825-1836. Camden Fifth Series Volume 30.

By: JAFFE, JAMES A. (ed):

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press. 2007 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 67351


Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 362pp. Francis Place was one of Britain’s most important political activists and chronicler of working class life in the Industrial Revolution. The diaries provide a unique perspective on the political and social issues of the pre-Victorian period. View more info

Image for The Parliamentary Diaries of Sir John Trelawney, 1858-1865. Camden Fourth Series Volume 40.

The Parliamentary Diaries of Sir John Trelawney, 1858-1865. Camden Fourth Series Volume 40.

By: JENKINS, T.A. (ed):

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London. The Royal Historical Society. 1990 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 67352


Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In pale green cloth covers with gilt to black title labels on spine. In near fine condition. A very clean and tight copy. 349pp. The diaries of the radical Liberal MP for Tavistock in Devon. View more info

Image for Studies in the English Social and Political Thinkers of the Nineteenth Century. Vol I, from Malthus to Kingsley. Vol II, From Herbert Spencer to Ramsay MacDonald.

Studies in the English Social and Political Thinkers of the Nineteenth Century. Vol I, from Malthus to Kingsley. Vol II, From Herbert Spencer to Ramsay MacDonald.

By: MURRAY, Rev. ROBERT H.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: W.Heffer and Sons Ltd. Cambridge. 1929 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 72969


Size 6.0 x 8.75 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrappers (dw; Spines slightly darkened with small marks. Vol I small tears to edge. Handling and other small marks. Not price clipped). Slight browning to endpapers. Else clean and tight copies. 2 volumes. “An attempt to define the characteristics of our thinkers by showing how the current of our thought has drawn strength and depth from th... View more info

Image for Earlier Diplomatic History 1492-1713.

Earlier Diplomatic History 1492-1713.

By: PETRIE, Sir CHARLES:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London. Hollis and Carter Ltd. 1949 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 68955


Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In cream cloth covers with dark blue lettering to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; slightly rubbed around edges with small chips and tears. Foxing spots to back and fly leaves. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 251pp. With 9 coloured maps. Introductory history of European diplomacy. View more info

Image for Inside Story. A Documentary of the Pursuit of Power.

Inside Story. A Documentary of the Pursuit of Power.

By: PINCHER, CHAPMAN:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson 1978 (1st.):

Seller ID: 48315


Tall 8vo. Inscription on front endpaper. Very good in very good dustwrapper( dw: small closed tear lower corner, spine sunned). Many photo.plates. 400 pp; “Unique series of exposures and disclosures about what goes on behind the scenes in Whitehall and Westminster..”. View more info

Image for Equality. Revised and cheaper edition. Halley Stewart Lecture 1929.

Equality. Revised and cheaper edition. Halley Stewart Lecture 1929.

By: TAWNEY, R.H.:

Price: £25.00

Publisher: George Allen and Unwin. 1938 3rd edition.:

Seller ID: 72648


Size 5.25 x 7.5 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; spine darkened with pieces missing at ends. Slightly browned around edges with small piece missing fromt front. Creased along bottom edges.Handling marks. Not price clipped). Small marks. Mild foxing to edges. Pencil inscription to half title page. Else a clean and tight copy. 294pp. The author was an English economic histori... View more info

Image for British Anti Slavery. 1833-1870.

British Anti Slavery. 1833-1870.

By: TEMPERLEY, HOWARD:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Longman. 1972 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 68700


Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to top edge. Else a clean and tight copy. 298pp. The story of the anti-slavery movement in Britain, its influence overseas and internal factions. View more info

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The Political Thought of Samuel Taylor Coleridge. A Selection by R.J.White.

By: WHITE, R.J. (ed):

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London. Jonathan Cape. 1938 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 73187


Size 5.5 x 8.0 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened and rubbed at ends with small marks. Handling marks. Slightly rubbed around edges. Not price clipped. Mild foxing to edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 272pp. “This book brings together the best of his scattered political writings, for the most part long out of print”. The poet turned his mind to the world ... View more info

Image for The History of the T.U.C. 1868-1968. A Pictorial Survey of a Social Revolution. Ilustrated with contemporary Prints, Documents and Photographs.

The History of the T.U.C. 1868-1968. A Pictorial Survey of a Social Revolution. Ilustrated with contemporary Prints, Documents and Photographs.

By: WOODCOCK, GEORGE:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: TUC. 1968 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 70041


Size 9.25 x 13.25 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; creased and torn along edges. Marks. Not price clipped). Boards slightly stained to lower edges. Old address label to first blank page. Else a clean and tight copy. 159pp. With b/w photographs. A history of the first one hundred years of the Trades Union Congress. View more info