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A HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH SPEAKING PEOPLES SINCE 1900

By: ANDREW ROBERTS

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2006

Seller ID: 81683


First published in 2006, numerous illustrations, 766 pages. The book is unread and in near fine condition; slipcase is fully intact with only minor shelf wear. View more info

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THE GREAT HUNGER Ireland 1845-9

By: CECIL WOODHAM-SMITH

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 81687


First edition in a dust jacket, 509 pages. An account of The Irish Potato Famine. 19 illustrations and a map. The book is tightly bound, the underlying green cloth boards are in good condition and the gilt text on the spine is bright. The top edge is green which is a little faded and spotted towards the spine; there is a little foxing on the other edges. The dust jacket is complete with only minor shelf wear and a small closed tear at the bottom right hand corner; unclip... View more info

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THE MEDITERRANEAN AND THE MEDITERRANEAN WORLD IN THE AGE OF PHILIP II

By: FERNAND BRAUDEL

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2000

Seller ID: 81708


Three books in a colourful slipcase. The books are green with gilt text and decoration. Numerous coloured and black and white illustrations. Translated from the French by Sian Reynolds, introduced by Eugen Weber. The books are unread and in near fine condition, slipcase has slight spotting but is in very good condition. View more info

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THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE

By: LORD KINROSS

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Soceity: 2003

Seller ID: 81740


A book of 645 pages in a black slipcase. Numerous coloured illustrations. The book is unread and in near fine condition. Slipcase is fully intact with only minor shelf wear. View more info

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The Gothick North 1. The Visit of the Gypsies 2. These Sad Ruins 3. The Fair-haired Victory

By: Sacheverell Sitwell

Price: £42.00

Publisher: London, The Duckworth Press: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 81280


A study of Mediaeval Life, Art and Thought completed in 3 volumes. First editions in dust jackets. The dust jackets are complete; edges are scuffed with a few small closed tears; spine is sunned/faded on volume 2 this has also affected the edges: unclipped showing 8/6; Visit Of The Gypsies has a closed tear of 3" along hinge edge and there is a tape repair to the back on the bottom hinge edge. Top edges greyed, fore-edge a little browned/foxed. End-papers slightly br... View more info