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THE NEGRO VANGUARD
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THE NEGRO VANGUARD

By Richard Bardolph

Vintage Books, 1961. Previous owners inscriptions: No. Book Condition: Good. Pages a little browned. Jacket condition: No jacket. Published: 1961. 1st Edition: Yes, by Vintage. Pages: 495 Description: "An important work of history which traces the achievements of outstanding American Negroes from 1770 to the present; a record of struggle against ignorance, poverty and prejudice and an impressive story of leadership.". . First Thus. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$5.43

Restoration England

By Morrah, Patrick

Constable, 1979. Previous owners inscriptions: No. Book Condition: Good+. Jacket condition: Good, clipped. Published: 1979. 1st Edition: Yes. Pages: 228. Description: On 25th May 1660 King Charles II stepped ashore at Dover after 14 years in exile, Black & White photos and illustrations. Focuses on King Charles II and the six years following the Restoration.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

$5.43

THE MAKING OF MODERN EGYPT

By SIR AUCKLAND COLVIN, K.C.S.I, K.C.M.G., C.I.E.

THOMAS NELSON & SONS GOOD CONDITION, NO JACKET, BROWN STAINING TO ENDPAPER'S. SPINE A LITTLE FADED. FRONT HINGE CRACKED and webbing showing. Contents include: THE MISSION OF LORD DUFFERIN, THE GATHERING OF THE STORM, GENERAL GORDON AS ENVOY AND POST TENEBRAS LUX. 384 PAGES ILLUSTRATED WITH PICTURE OF AUTHOR ONLY . Decorative Cloth. Fair/No Jacket.

$2.72

SWEDEN IN THE SIXTIES

By Ingemar Wizelius

Almqvist & Wiksell, 1967. 296 pages. A Symposium of Facts and Views in 17 Chapters. Illustrated with figures and photos. Map and Bibliography at rear of book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$5.43

Chartism

By Ward, J. T.

B. T. Batsford Ltd, 1973. Ex-library: No. Previous owners inscriptions: Old pencil price rubbed out. Book Condition: Good+. Jacket condition: No jacket. Published: 1973. 1st Edition: Yes, in paperback. Pages: 286. Description: "Dr Ward here re-examines the whole field and provides an up-to-date and objective History of Chartism".. First Thus. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$4.07

THE MYSTERY OF THE BAYEUX TAPESTRY

By David Bernstein

Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1986. Previous owners inscriptions: No. Book Condition: Good+. Jacket condition: Good. Small tear to top of spine. Published: 1986. 1st Edition: Yes, in this edition. Pages: 272. Description: Illustrated, new interpretation of the tapestry. The author investigates the unusual circumstances in which the Tapestry was made, its distinctive style and format, and how its version of history frequently departs from accounts by contemporary authors. . First Thus. Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$5.43

MEAD AND WINE - A HISTORY OF THE BRONZE AGE IN GREECE

By Jean Zafiropulo

Sidgwick and Jackson, 1966. Previous owners inscriptions: Yes. Book Condition: Good+. Jacket condition: Good. Published: 1966. 1st Edition: Yes, in this translation. Pages: 148. Description: Translated from the French by Peter Green. Errata et corrigenda has been placed in back of book. Study of the continuity Bronze Age dynasties in Greece through archaeology,language etc. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$5.43

THE HISTORY OF SANDFORD AND MERTON

By Thomas Day

GEORGE ROUTLEDGE AND SONS LIMITED Previous owners inscriptions: Yes. Book Condition: Good. Jacket condition: No jacket Published: Undated, inscription dated 1902. 1st Edition: No. Pages: 448. Description: Day ( 1748- 1789) wealthy British author, lawyer , philanthropist abolitionist, argued for the rights of the American Colonies, best remembered for the present title which emphasized Rousseauvian educational ideals; broke his neck and died when thrown from his horse. Novel set in the West of England about the spoilt son of a Jamaican plantation owner and his relationship with a plain honest farmer who lives nearby.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$5.43

THE CIVIL WAR ALMANAC
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THE CIVIL WAR ALMANAC

By Henry Commager

World Almanac Publications, 1983. Previous owners inscriptions: No. Book Condition: Good. Jacket condition: No jacket. Published: 1983. 1st Edition: Yes. Pages: 400. Description: A full chronology of the Civil War, along with a section devoted to weapons, naval operations, and biographies. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$5.43

THE SHORTER CAMBRIDGE MEDIEVAL HISTORY VOLUME 2

By C W Previte-Orton.

Cambridge at the University Press, 1952. Ex-library: Yes. Previous owners inscriptions: Yes. Book Condition: Good/reading. In one piece, webbing showing inside covers. Spine faded. Jacket condition: No jacket. Published: 1952. 1st Edition: No. Pages: 557. Description: The Twelfth Century to the renaissance. . Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. Ex-Library.

$5.43

Vikings in History

By Logan, F. Donald

Routledge, 1992. Previous owners inscriptions: No. Book Condition: Good+. Jacket condition: No jacket. Published: 1992. 1st Edition: No. Pages: 224. Description: "The second edition of this lively and comprehensive book provides a forceful reassessment of the role of the Vikings in history. Drawing on archaeological, literary, as well as historical evidence, the author describes the Viking expeditions overseas, and their transformation from terrifying raiders to assimilated settlers whose rich culture played an influential role in European civilization." . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$4.07

EUROPE OF THE DICTATORS 1919-1945

By ELIZABETH WISKEMANN

COLLINS, 1966. Ex-library: No. Previous owners inscriptions: No. Book Condition: Good. Jacket condition: No jacket. Published: 1966. 1st Edition: No. Pages: 287. Description: The Fontana history of Europe. The Europe with the high hopes of the League of Nations & ends with destruction. The Europe of Briand & Stresemann becomes the Europe of Hitler, Stalin, Laval, Mussolini. Mass unemployment, totalitarianism, economic slump.. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$1.07

The History of England
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The History of England

By Ridley, Jasper Godwin

Futura Macdonald & Co, 1983. Previous owners inscriptions: No. Book Condition: Good. Jacket condition: No. Published: 1983. 1st Edition: No. Pages: 331. Description: A concise one-volume history from the Dark Ages to the Present Day. . Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$4.07

Glastonbury Abbey : The Holy House at the Head of the Moors Adventurous
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Glastonbury Abbey : The Holy House at the Head of the Moors Adventurous

By Carley, James P.

Gothic Image Publications, 1996. Previous owners inscriptions: No. Book Condition: Good. Jacket condition: No jacket. Published: 1996. 1st Edition: Revised. Pages: 180. Description: Glastonbury is one of the magical places of England. It appeals alike to the pilgrim, the lover of history, the seeker after occult truths. Its dramatic ruins and landscape and legends continue to make an unforgettable impression on the visitor today, just as they have done for a thousand years. What lies behind this aura of mystery?. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$5.43

England Before Domesday

By Jones, Martin

B T Batsford Ltd, 1986. Previous owners inscriptions: No. Book Condition: Good+. Remains of label to botom of spine. Jacket condition: No jacket. Published: 1986. 1st Edition: Yes. Pages: 174. Description: Written on the 900th anniversary year of the Domesday Book, Jones looks afresh at the development of England's landscape during the 10,000 years that led up to its historic depiction in 1086. The study covers England from the chalklands of the south to the Cheviots of the north. Intended to appeal to students of history, archaeology and geography, and to interested lay persons. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$5.43

THE EARLY HISTORY OF CHARLES JAMES FOX

By SIR GEORGE OTTO TREVELYAN BART

THOMAS NELSON & SONS "THE SUBJECT WAS OUR FIRST GREAT STATESMAN OF THE MODERN SCHOOL. GOOD CONDITION, NO JACKET BROWN STAINING TO ENDPAPER'S. SPINE A LITTLE FADED. 561 PAGES + ADVERTS. Webbing showing inside front cover frontis loose. " . Decorative Cloth. Fair/No Jacket.

$2.72

Domesday Book : Gloucestershire

By Morris, John

Phillimore, 1982. Previous owners inscriptions: No. Book Condition: Good+. Sunning to spine. Jacket condition: No jacket. Published: 1982. 1st Edition: Yes. Pages: . Description: Part of the History from the Sources series. With index of places and persons, maps and technical terms.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$5.43

THE SHORTER CAMBRIDGE MEDIEVAL HISTORY VOLUME 1

By C W Previte-Orton.

Cambridge at the University Press, 1952. Ex-library: Yes. Previous owners inscriptions: Yes. Book Condition: Good/reading. In one piece, webbing showing inside covers. Spine faded. Jacket condition: No jacket. Published: 1952. 1st Edition: No. Pages: 643. Description: The later Roman Empire to the Twelfth Century. Additional postage may apply. . Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. Ex-Library.

$5.43

TURNING POINTS IN HISTORY

By The Earl of Birkenhead

Hutchinson & Co (Publishers) Ltd Ex-library: No. Previous owners inscriptions: Yes, in pencil. Book Condition: Good. Some marks and some spotting. Jacket condition: No jacket. Published: Undated. 1st Edition: Unstated. Pages: 284. Description: With 32 pages of illustrations.. Cloth. Good/No Jacket.

$5.43

GREATER MANCHESTER TRANSPORT REVIEW

By W G S Hyde

Greater Manchester Transport, 1978. Ex-library: No. Previous owners inscriptions: No. Book Condition: Good+. Fading to spine. Jacket condition: No jacket. Published: 1978. 1st Edition: Yes. Pages: 128. Description: This book is the history of transport in Greater Manchester covering 153 years and includes numerous photographs of trams and buses in operation over this time. . First Edition. Pictorial Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$5.43

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