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Three Years' War

by De Wit, Christiaan Rudolf

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1902
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New York: Charles Scriber's Sons, 1902. Brown hardcover with Title in Gilt on front cover and spine. 448 pp plus a large fold out map tipped in rear. also four plans. Edges untrimed First Edition. Boar wars South Africann Republic and the Dutch influence. 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Not Issued. Illus. by John S. Sargent. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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Olde Sligoe: Aspects of Town and Country

by McTernan, John C.

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1997
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4th
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9780952059448
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Avena Publications, 1997. Blue hardcover with title in gilt in blue box on spine, reprinted with index 1997. this is an as new copy. lacks a dust jacket. 544 pages plus an additional 8 pages of index and list of additionaal books published and available. From the Norman Invasion to the turn of the 20th Century. Fasinating and fast moving… Read more
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The Life and Times of Akhnaton Pharaoh of Egypt

by Arthur Weigall

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1934
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2nd
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London: Thornton Butterworth Limited, 1934. inscribed by previous owner (funsten) in 1939; preface by arthur weigall written 1922 in London; about the geneology of egyptian kings & pharaohs. 2nd. Hard Cover. Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Egypt.
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Queen Victoria and Thomas Sully

by Barratt, Carrie Rebora

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2000
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1st
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9780691070346
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2000: Princeton University Press, 2000. "illuminates...the competitive process of making portraits in order to advance political power.. Barratt includes an edited version of Sully's engrossing journal, the diary of a highly articulate and entrepreneurial American in London with his twenty-one-year-old daughter during the exciting coronation year. Both the exhibition and the book have been undertaken at this time to commemorate… Read more
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Pocket Guide to Edwardian England

by Holland, Evangeline

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2012
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1st
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9781478113447
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Scotts Valley, CA: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2012. As new softcover. 136pp including resources and a note on the author. Compiled from lectures and blog posts on Edwardian Promenade, the Pocket Guide to Edwardian England poses to give a fun, frothy, but thorough look at the time period made popular by Downton Abbey and Upstairs Downstairs! From the royal family… Read more
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The Duties of Servants (Above and Below Stairs) (Above & Below Stairs)

by Barnes, Jan

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1993
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1st
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9780951629598
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Copper Beech Publishing, 1993. this guide was originally published in 1894. This new edition contains illustrations and photographs of Victorian household objects from private collections. Glossy pictorial hardcover. 128pp including glassary and colophon. . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Not Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. World History.
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Inside the Victorian Home: A Portrait of Domestic Life in Victorian England

by Judith Flanders

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2005
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2nd
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9780393327632
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New York: W. W. Norton, 2005. Very good large octavo. 499 pages including notes, primary sources and index. A very well researched work, written in a style to be enjoyable. Very clean and tight.. 2nd. Softcover. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. World History.
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The Six Day War

by Randolph S. Churchill and Winston S. Churchill

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1967
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U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1967. "this book was organized and written by Randolph and Winston Chirchill, son and grandson respectively of the late Sir Winston Churchill. Winston was in Israel (briefly also in Jordan and Lebanon) for three weeks before the war, writing atricles for the London News of the World; and he coered the week of the war and… Read more
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Manners for Women

by Humphry, Mrs

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1993
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9780946014170
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England: Pryor Publications, 1993. 32 chapters; contents: the girl in society, decadence of the curtsey, learning to laugh, in the street, bicycling, cards and calls, the engaged girl, wedding receptions, fashionable weddings, marrying a maughter,'brides two a penny,' ethics of dress, dress at fashionable restauraunts, dress at weddings, dress on the river, travelling dress, seaside and country dress, bicycling costume,… Read more
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The Black and Tans

by Bennett, Richard

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1995
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9781566198202
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New York: Barnes & Noble, Inc., 1995. an "accurate account of an ugly and harrowing period in Anglo-Irish history- a period that the English have struggled to forget and the Irish cannot help but remember"... named after a pack of wild dogs in Co. Limerick, "the Black and Tans murdered innocent people, burned and looted all over the south and… Read more
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Martine's Hand-book of Etiquette, and Guide Tot True Politeness

by Arthur Martine

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1996
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2nd
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9781557094292
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Bedford, MA, U.S.A.: Applewood Books, 1996. first published in 1866 "a complete manual for those who desire to understand the rules of good breeding, the customs of good society, and to avoid incorrect and vulgar habits.. containing clear and comprehensive directions for correct manners, dress, and conversation; instructions for good behavior att dinner parties, and the table, with hints on… Read more
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Queen Victoria's Interesting Bits and a Feast of Victorian Facts

by Fay Gregory

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1994
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1st Paperback
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9780952160311
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Great Britain: Barker Books, 1994. first published1994; reprinted 1994, 1996; includes a timeline from 1819-1901; has black and white sketches/cartoons inside; "this book cover important and noteworthy events which occurred during her sixty-four years on the throne. there are bits about food, clothes, wars and christmas... read it just for fun or to help with study. with over 100 illlustrations".… Read more
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Queen Victoria's Stalker the Strange Case of the Boy Jones

by Jan Bondeson

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2010
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9781606350775
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United Kingdom: Amberley, 2010. 156 pp; contents include preface, chapters 1. the sweep in the palace, 2. the boy jones, 3.return of in-I-go jones, 4. the boy jones finds himself famous, 5. the mysterious disappearance of the boy jones, 6 shanghaied again!, 7. britain's galley slave, 8. what happened to the boy jones, 9. the boy jones in literature &… Read more
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Death By Fame a Life of Elisabeth empress of Austria

by Andrew Sinclair

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1998
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Great Britain: St Edmundsbury Press Ltd, 1998. contains a list of several illustrations (there are 16 pages-worth), a foreword, a family tree, 14 chapters from "young and free" to "death by fame," acknowledgments, select bibliography, & index; a story from beginning to end about the tale of "the most alluring royal figure of the victorian age". 1st. Soft Cover. Near… Read more
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Elizabeth, Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary

by George P. Upton

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1909
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Chicago: A.C. Mclurg & Co., 1909. translated from the german of carl kuchler; with four illustrations; "one of the saddest stories in the history of royalty" contents include an introduction, & 20 chapters from the diamond wedding to death of the empress, also includes appendix. illustrations are as follows: elizabeth as the young empress, emperor franz joseph in his twenty-eighth… Read more
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Elizabeth the Empress of Austria

by Alborough De Burgh

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2018
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9781537177809
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Middletown, De: Drcrm, 2018. a replication of a book originally published before 1899; 150 pp; contents include introduction, chapter 1. the princess elizabeth of bavaria, 2. the empress elizabeth, 3. the queen of hungary, 4. the empress as a woman, philanthropist, friend, and mistress, 5. the empress as a student and reader, 6. the empress as an architect, 7. the… Read more
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Elisabeth of Austria a Life Misunderstood

by Katerina Von Burg

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1995
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9781870417044
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Wilshire: Windsor Publications, 1995. 292 pp; 16pp of black and white photographs; includes 23 chapters on the life and a list of illustrations; chapter 1. a tomboy princess, 2. the emperor's choices, 3. arrival in vienna, 4. the bewildered bride, 5. the end of happiness, 6. crisis in italy, 7. escape to madeira, 8. soulmates, 9. the hungarian cause, 10.… Read more
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Their Crimes Translated from the French

by The Mayors of 26 French Towns

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1917
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London, New York, Toronto, Melbourne: Cassell and Company, Limited, 1917. (in the preface) "the purpose of this book is to remind English-speaking people all over the Empire and our (the French) Allies (in 1917) in America of the wanton destruction and unspeakable terror which have overwhelmed the regions of France and Belgium occupied by the Boche, and also to quicken… Read more
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Edinburgh Papers

by Chambers, Robert

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1856
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1st
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Endinburgh: James Stillie, 1856. Ancient Domestic rchitecture of Edinbrgh. Edinburgh Castle as Before the Siege of 1573. 36 pp. Edinburgh Merchants and Merchandise in old Times \ 1859 29pp.. In a brown wrapper teh spine and edges are chipped with loss, but still all there.Illustrated mostly with architecture including the castle. . 1st. Softcover. Fair/Not Issued. 8vo - over… Read more
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Knights of the Order; St.John, Jerusalem, Rhodes, Malta

by Ernle Bradford

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1991
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1st
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9780880297271
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United States of America: Dorset Books, 1991. 224 pages plus appendix, index, and bibliography. a vivid chronicle of an extraordinary order, founded ina hospice on the road to jerusalem, and destined to bestride for centuries the frontiers of the christian and moslem conflict, ernle bradford has recreated a story with the compulsive grip of a classic thriller.. 1st. Hard Cover.… Read more
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