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The Rhetoric of Courtship in Elizabethan Language and Literature.

By: BATES, Catherine.

Price: £33.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge:, 1992., 0

Seller ID: 4728

Condition: Fine


Small royal 8vo., pp [xii], 236, [8] blank with 2 illustrations. Publisher's green case gilt. Glossy portrait dustjacket of Elizabeth I, c. 1559 from a painting in the National Portrait Gallery by an unknown artist. A fine, bright copy. View more info

Copiale Prioratus Sanctiandree. The Letter-Book of James Haldenstone Prior of St. Andrews (1418-1443). Transcribed and Edited, with an Appendix of Documents illustrating Scottish History from 1378 to 1450.

By: BAXTER, James Houston.

Price: £34.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press for St. Andrews University:, 1930., 0

Seller ID: 5230

Condition: Fine


Thick Demy 8vo., pp lxiii, [i] blank, 527, [1] imprint (recto and verso of end leaves browned). With a folding facsimile as a frontispiece. Publisher's deep blue grained cloth, titled in gilt. A fine copy. St. Andrews University Publications, No. XXXI. View more info

Forgotten Wars. Freedom and Revolution in Southeast Asia.

By: BAYLY, Christopher and HARPER, Tim.

Price: £26.00

Publisher: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts: 2007., 0

Seller ID: 006096

Condition: Fine


Small royal 8vo., 24 cms., pp xxx, 674 and with 34 illustrations and 5 maps. Publisher's case, black backstrip lttered in silver, scarlet sides and endpapers. A fine copy in unclipped jacket. A paperback reprint was issued in 2010. View more info

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Historical Sketch of Rickmansworth and the Surrounding Parishes.

By: BAYNE, Rev. R.

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Printed by Watson & Hazell, London and Aylesbury: 1870., 1870

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006435

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Small 8vo., 19 cms., pp vi, 127, [1] blank. With 6 mounted photographs by H. V. Lemenager, Photographer, Bushey. Publisher's green cloth over bevelled boards, ruled in blind and black with gilt title within decorative gilt frame, gilt spine title. Cloth is patchily damp faded and there is a narrow stain at sewn edge of the gutter margins on a few pages. All round a very good copy of this rather scarce item. The first forty pages cover Rickmansworth i... View more info

A Literal Extension and Translation of the Portion of Domesday Book relating to Cheshire and Lancashire, and to parts of Flintshire and Denbighshire; with an Introduction and Notes.

By: BEAMONT, William.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Chester: Minshull & Hughes:, 1882., 0

Seller ID: 1707

Condition: Very Good


Folio, 37 cms, pp xxxi, [i] blank, 89, [1] blank, [3] index, [1] blank, red edges. Publisher's blind stamped cloth gilt skilfully rebacked to match, fore-corners strengthened. A very good copy. View more info

The Work of Christopher Wren.

By: BEARD, Geoffrey. Illustated by Anthony Kersting.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Bartholomew, Edinburgh:, 1982., 0

Seller ID: 1340

Condition: Fine


Imperial 8vo., pp 240 and with 207 illustrations, double-page map & double-page plan. Case gilt in pictorial dustjacket. A fine, fresh copy. View more info

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Catalogue of The Renowned Collection of Western Manuscripts the Property of A. Chester Beatty, Esq. The First Portion.

By: BEATTY, A. Chester.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Sotheby and Co., 1932., 1932

Seller ID: 006441

Condition: Fine


4to., 28.5 cms., pp viii, 61, [1] colophon. Top edges gilt, others uncut. With full-page and pull-out plates in colour and tone. A handsome copy in quarter crimson morocco with raised bands, cloth sides, backstrip lettered in brown. Endpapers freckled, turns-in offset and to free endpapers. A handsome copy. View more info

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The Account Book of the Giles Geast Charity, Tewkesbury 1558-1891.

By: BEAVER, Daniel C. (edited by).

Price: £22.00

Publisher: The Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, NP: 2017., 0

Seller ID: 006485

Condition: Fine


Large 8vo., 25 cms., pp lvi, [i[ blank, 476, [2] blank. Illustrated in colour and tone. Publisher's black case, titled in gilt, pale lilac endpapers. A fresh and bright copy in glossy pictorial dustjacket. Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 31. View more info

Scotland's Native Horse. Its History, Breeding and Survival.

By: BECK, Robert.

Price: £38.00

Publisher: G. C. Book Publishers, Wigtown:, 1992., 0

Seller ID: 3603

Condition: Fine


Demy 8vo., pp [viii], 203, [2] publisher's notices, [11] blank and with a number of plates & figures. Publisher's pictorial glazed boards. The work is in two parts, part I: The History of Our Native Pony and part II: The Horses of the Pictish Monuments, which are illustrated. A fine fresh copy. View more info

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John Constable's Correspondence. The Family at East Bergholt 1807-1837.

By: BECKETT, R. B. Edited, with an Introduction and Notes, by.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Her Majesty's Stationery Office:, 1962., 0

Seller ID: 5257

Condition: Very Good


Royal 8vo., pp v, [i] blank, 337, [1] blank. With a map and 4 plates of portraits. Publisher's scarlet cloth lettered in gilt. Cloth a trifle rubbed at tail edges. Printed blue cartridge jacket (a little browned), in plastic cover. A very good copy. Historical Manuscripts Commission. JP 3. View more info

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Burghley. Tudor Statesman 1520-1598.

By: BECKINGSALE, B. W.

Price: £13.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1967., 1967

Seller ID: 006242

Condition: Near Fine


8vo., 22 cms., pp x, 340, [2] and with a portrait frontispiece and 16 other plates. Publisher's indigo cloth, lettered in silver. Pictirla dustjacket (rubbed a little). A near finr copy. View more info

The Early Works of Thomas Becon, S.T.P. Chaplain to Archbishop Cranmer, Prebendary of Canterbury, &c. Being the Treatises Published by Him in the Reign of King Henry VIII: Prayers and Other Pieces: The Catechism of Thomas Becon ... With other pieces written by him in the Reign of King Edward the Sixth.

By: BECON, Thomas. Edited by the Rev. John Ayre.

Price: £185.00

Publisher: Cambridge: Printed at The University Press. Edited for The Parker Society:, 1843 & 1844., 0

Seller ID: 3302

Condition: Very Good


Large royal 8vo., pp xix, [1] errata, 500, [2] blank; pp [x], 644, [2] black and pp [x], 671, [1] blank, uncut and partly unopened. Publisher's heavily blind stamped cloth with gilt armorials to upper covers and gilt spine titles. Slightly frayed at heads of backstrips, a few other small age faults. A very good set in the original cloth. Three volumes. READ (1st ed.) 1257a. READ (2nd ed.) 1710 'Chiefly valuable for light on social conditions.' LEVINE 1569, 1570 & ... View more info

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A Kingdom without a King. The Journal of the Provisional Government in the Revolution of 1688.

By: BEDDARD, Robert.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Phaidon: Oxford: 1988.,, 0

Seller ID: 5296

Condition: Fine


Large royal; 8vo., pp 209 and with a portrait frontispiece and an illustration of James II's Great Seal and 49 other illustrations. Publisher's ochre coloured case, spine lettered in gilt. Glossy colour pictorial dustjacket. Other than a a small paper fault in the margin of penultimate index leaf, a fine copy. View more info

Bibliography of Captain James Cook. R.N., F.R.S., Circumnavigator.

By: BEDDIE, M. K. (editor).

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Library of New South Wales, Sydney: 1970., 0

Seller ID: 006114

Condition: Very Good


Second edition, fully revised and enormously extended. Thick royal 8vo., 25 cms., pp xvi, 894. Publisher's light blue cloth (a trifle rubbed at extremities), lettered in gilt. Decorative dustjacket. A very good copy. The original edition was published in 1928 comprising some 172 pages and featured items in the Mitchell Library and General Reference Library, as well as the private collections of William Dixson and J. A. Ferguson; the National Library, Australian Pio... View more info

The Visitation of the County of Huntingdon 1684. made by Sir Henry St. George, Knight.

By: BEDELLS, John. (Transcribed and edited by). Corrected by The Hon. Janet Grant and Thomas Woodcock.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: The Harleian Society:2000., 0

Seller ID: 005985

Condition: Fine


Corrected edition. large royal 8vo., 25 cms., pp viii, 176 on tinted stock. Publisher's lake coloured cloth, ruled in blind and titled in gilt. With a frontispiece and 8 other illustrations. A fine fresh copy. New series replacement volume 13. View more info

Goodman and Faine families.

By: BEDFORDSHIRE.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Various places: 1840s., 0

Seller ID: 5314

Condition: Very Good


8vo. & 4to., a collection of 12 documents, on paper, folded down legal style: Declaration of William Pulley Clerk to Mr. Eagles Solicitor Ampthill Bedfordshire in Evidence of Heirship of Mr. Richd Faine Goodman, foolscap bifolium, second leaf blank except for the document's title, with 8vo sheet attached titled: 'The year 1812' and dated 9th February 1842. Copy certificates of baptism of Rich'd Goodman's children 1782 & 1786. Signed by George Cardale, Vicar of Flitwi... View more info

Thinkers and Tinkers. Early American Men of Science.

By: BEDINI, Silvio A.

Price: £19.00

Publisher: Charles Scribners Sons, New York:, 1975., 0

Seller ID: 1953

Condition: Fine


Thick small royal 8vo., pp xix, [i] blank, 520, [4] and with 102 illustrations. Case gilt in pictorial dustjacket. A fine copy. View more info

The Buildings of Roman Britain.

By: BEDOYERE, Guy de la.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Batsford:, 1991., 0

Seller ID: 952

Condition: Fine


Crown 4to., pp 256 and with 185 figures, 16 colour plates and a map. Publisher's scarlet case gilt in pictorial dustjacket. A fine copy. View more info

Rebellion and Riot. Popular Disorder in England during the Reign of Edward VI.

By: BEER, Barrett L.

Price: £21.00

Publisher: The Kent State University Press, Kent, Ohio:, 1982., 0

Seller ID: 2613

Condition: Very Good


Small royal 8vo., pp x, 259, [1] note regarding the author, (The odd occasional note in margin. From a scholarly collection). Publisher's scarlet cloth gilt, lettered in black. Pictorial dustjacket printed black on red. A very good copy. 'A sensible modern survey; should be read in conjunction with MacCulloch.' David Loades. The Mid-Tudor Crisis 1545-1565. Macmillan: 1992. View more info

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Tudor England Observed. The World of John Stow.

By: BEER, Barrett L.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Sutton, Stroud: 1998., 1998

Seller ID: 006274

Condition: Near Fine


Elephant 8vo., 25 cms., pp viii, 216 and with 57 illustrations including a photograph of Stow's memorial as a frontispiece. Publisher's blue case (narrow strip faded on top edges of boards), colour pictorial dustjacket. A near fine copy. View more info