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1 Antiquities of Surrey: Fourth Edition.
Kingston Upon Thames: Surrey County Council, 1951. Hardcover Very Good/no DJ 
Corners bumped, slight soiling to cover.

 
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2 Anthony Livesey (ed.). Are We At War? Letters to The Times 1939-1945
London: Times Books Ltd., 1989. 0723003327 / 9780723003328 First printing Cloth Near Fine in VG+ DJ 
Some small shelf wear.

 
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3 Bailey, Brian. A Guide to Britain's Industrial Past.
London: Whittet, 1985. 090548343X / 9780905483436 First edition Paperback Very good+ 
Guide organised under place name, using a symbol system and with reference to maps. With 4 maps and a great number of bw photographic plates. Spine considerably sunned, which fading extends to parts of covers. Covers rubbed but otherwise excellent.

 
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4 Beach Thomas, William. Village England.
London: Alexander Maclehose, 1935. Cloth Very Good +/no DJ 
History of this type of settlement in England. With 15 photographic illustrations. Slight foxing to outer page edges but not affecting text whatsoever. Gilt lettering to slightly faded spine. Spine and corners lightly bumped. Covers a little worn.

 
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5 Blunt, Reginald. The Wonderful Village A Further Record of Some Famous Folk and Places by Chelsea Reach
London: Mills & Boon, 1918. First edition Decorative Cloth Good 
Gilt titles on cloth.24 b/w plates. Cloth worn and marked. Rubbed at edges of backstrip. Lower edge uncut. Slightly shaken. Owner's inscription on half title.

 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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6 Bookbinder, Paul. Marks & Spencer The War Years 1939-1945
London: Century Benham, 1989. First edition Cloth Fine in Fine DJ 
Gift inscription from author. DJ displays slight shelf wear.

 
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7 Burke, John. Life in the Castle in Medieval England.
New York: Dorset, 1992. 0880298154 / 9780880298155 Reprint Cloth Near Fine in VG+ DJ 
Lavishly illustrated in b&w. Very slight creasing to dj.

 
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8 Burke, John. Suffolk.
London: B.T. Batsford, 1971. 713400692 First edition Cloth Very Good in Good DJ 
39 b&w plates. Light rubbing to cloth. Price clipped. Dj covered by previous owner in self adhesive plastic.

 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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9 Burton, Elizabeth. The Elizabethans at Home.
London: Arrow, 1973. First edition thus Printed Wrapper Very good 
Light markings to cover and top edge. Some chipping to top and base of backstrip.

 
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10 Carpenter, Edward (ed). A House of Kings The History of Westminster Abbey
London: John Baker, 1966. First edition Cloth Near Fine in VG+ DJ 
Published on the 900th anniversary of the Abbey's dedication in 1066. With a message from the Queen Elizabeth II. Over 100 plates, including some colour. Gilt lettering/decoration to spine, and blind insignia to upper cover. Dj a little creased, scuffed and dusty.

 
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11 Carstairs, G. M. This Island Now.
London: Hogarth Press, 1963. First Edition Cloth Very Good in Very Good DJ 
Previous owners bookplate to ffep, Some discolouration to dw and a few small chips and closed tears to top. Text of 1962 Reith Lectures.

 
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12 Catford, E. F. Edinburgh The Story of a City
London: Hutchinson, 1975. 0091238501 / 9780091238506 First edition Cloth Very Good in Very Good DJ 
16 b&w plates. Light scuffing and fraying to cloth edges. Price clipped. Scuffing and creasing to dj. Some chunks missing along dj edges.

 
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13 Charles Ryskamp & Frederick A Pottle. Boswell: The Ominous Years 1774-76.
London: William Heinemann, 1963. First edition Boards Fine in Near Fine DJ 
Slight scuff top spine of dust jacket

 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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14 Chris West. First Class A History of Britain in 36 Postage Stamps
London: Square Peg, 2012. 0224095463 / 9780224095464 First edition Stamped Cloth Fine 
First printing

 
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15 David Wilson. Pain and Retribution A Short History of British Prisons, 1066 to the Present
London: Reaktion Books, 2014. 1780232837 / 9781780232836 First edition Boards As NEW in Fine DJ 


 
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16 Davidson, Carolin. A Woman's Work is Never Done A History of Housework in the British Isles 1650-1950
London: Chatto & Windus, 1986. 070113982X / 9780701139827 First edition thus Paperback Very good+ 
Social history of the subject, previously neglected despite its employment of the majority of women throughout history. Lavishly illustrated in bw throughout, largely reproducing contemporary sources referred to. Spine sunned and covers rubbed. Very light creasing to spine.

 
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17 Davis, H. W. C. (Edited). Mediaeval England A New Edition of Barnard's Companion to English History
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1924. First edition Decorative Cloth Near Fine/no DJ 
359 illustrations. Deckled. Slight scuffing to cloth. Light bumping to spien edges.

 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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18 Desmond Seward. The Demon's Brood The Plantagenet Dynasty that Forged the English Nation
London: Constable & Co Ltd, 2014. 9787780331775 First edition Cloth As NEW in As NEW DJ 


 
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19 Dugdale, G. S. Whitehall Through the Centuries.
London: Phoenix, 1950. First edition Cloth Good in Poor DJ 
84 b/w illustrations. Waterstain to top edge. Wear and markings to cloth. Dw very worn with significant tearing to top and spine. Price-clipped.

 
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20 Enid Porter. Cambridgeshire Customs and Folklore.
London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1969. First printing Cloth Very Good + in Good DJ 
Some scuffing and one tear to DJ. Contains black and white illustrations.

 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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