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A Farming Century The Darent Valley 1892-1992, Alexander, William
1 A Farming Century The Darent Valley 1892-1992
Alexander, William
187094853X / 9781870948531
Quiller Press 1991, First Edition; First Printing. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 176 page. NEAR FINE book, crisp & bright with minor bump at base of spine. SIGNED by the author. NEAR FINE jacket, trace of rubbing on edges. Story of the Alexander dynasty and the community of Scottish farmers in the Darent Valley of Southeast England. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 18401 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Lennoxville, Volume 1. [Quebec, Canada], Atto, Kathleen H.; and Committee
2 Lennoxville, Volume 1. [Quebec, Canada]
Atto, Kathleen H.; and Committee

Lennoxville-Ascot Historical and Museum Society 1975, Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages, wraps. Illustrated with black & white photos. Spine & edges of cover quite tanned. Interior clean; previous owner's notation at top of title page. 24002 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Witchcraft in the Thames Valley;  Traditional Witchcraft Tales of the Thames Valley, Barham, Tony
3 Witchcraft in the Thames Valley; Traditional Witchcraft Tales of the Thames Valley
Barham, Tony
090287537X / 9780902875371
Spurbooks 1973, Very Good+; Softcover; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 64 pages. Light rubbing on edges of cover; light smudging on back cover. Tightly bound. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked. Witchcraft in Thames Valley England. 26310 
Price: 22.50 USD
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The Rastafarians Sounds of Cultural Dissonance, Barrett, Leonard E.
4 The Rastafarians Sounds of Cultural Dissonance
Barrett, Leonard E.

Beacon Press 1977, First Edition. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Bound in green cloth. Bright clean cover, sharp corners, firm binding. Interior clean, no names or markings. Jacket has minute tears at head of spine; short scratch. Price intact on jacket flap. Jacket drawing by Ras David Heartman. ISBN 0807011142. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 26539 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Wigan;  A Historical Souvenir, Blakeman, Bob
5 Wigan; A Historical Souvenir
Blakeman, Bob
0750914750 / 9780750914758
Sutton Publishing Ltd 1996, First Edition. Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Crisp, price-clipped jacket with some scratches on back panel. History of Wigan, Greater Manchester, England, an industrial town on the River Douglas. 29600 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Burke and the Fall of Language  The French Revolution as Linguistic Event, Blakemore, Steven
6 Burke and the Fall of Language The French Revolution as Linguistic Event
Blakemore, Steven
0874514525 / 9780874514520
University Press of New England 1989, First Printing. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 115 pages, bound in red cloth. Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. As new and unread. In crisp jacket, About Fine, with light shelf rubbing on back panel. 29192 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Entre la Espada y la Pluma;  El Inca Garcilaso de la Vega y sus Comentarios reales, Chang-Rodríguez, Raquel
7 Entre la Espada y la Pluma; El Inca Garcilaso de la Vega y sus Comentarios reales
Chang-Rodríguez, Raquel

Fondo Editorial de la Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú 2010, First Paperback Edition. Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 242 pages, bound in pictorial wraps. Crisp, clean, tight. Spanish text. "Este libro realza, desde perspectivas muy variadas, las singularidades de la cro´nica "Comentarios Reales" del Inca Garcilaso de la Vega. La coleccio´n incluye el clasico ensayo de Mario Vargas Llosa sobre el luminar cuzqueno y los trabajos presentados por sobresalientes especialistas. Se le ha anadido a esta compilacion la conversacion sobre la obra maestra del Inca Garcilaso entre Mario Vargas Llosa y Raquel Chang-Rodriguez." (from worldcat). 29051 
Price: 31.50 USD
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El Tapaboca (Puerto Rico, 1812). Edicion y estudio por Jose Amor y Vazquez., de Goda, Andres Level; Jose Amor y Vazque
8 El Tapaboca (Puerto Rico, 1812). Edicion y estudio por Jose Amor y Vazquez.
de Goda, Andres Level; Jose Amor y Vazque

Biblioteca John Carter Brown; Academia Nacional de la Historia 2000, Limited Edition. Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Numbered copy 390 of 800 in this edition presented with compliments of the John Carter Brown Librarian. 135 pages, black quarter cloth with brown cloth boards. Illustrated with map, portrait. Crisp, clean, tight and unmarked. About Fine. No dust jacket or slipcase (if distributed with either).Exploration of Venezuelan coast near Trinidad and Tobago. 29069 
Price: 40.50 USD
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Gli Italiani in Africa Orientale, Volume I  Dall'Unita alla Marcia su Roma, Del Boca, Angelo
9 Gli Italiani in Africa Orientale, Volume I Dall'Unita alla Marcia su Roma
Del Boca, Angelo

Editori Laterza 1976, -. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Volume I only. 990 pages, bound in full gray cloth. Clean bright cover, modest signs of wear. Firm binding, sharp corners. Pages & edges of text block lightly tanned. Previous owner's stamp on front endpaper; 'Firenze '77' written in ink. Otherwise unmarked. In jacket with light tanning; two tiny chips, 1/2" tear, minor soil. Volume I of this 4 volume history consists of three parts: Il colonialismo delle origini; Gli anni delle conquiste; and La disfatta di Adua. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 25708 
Price: 54.00 USD
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Travels in Arabia Deserta, Doughty, Charles Montagu; T. E. Lawrence (introd)
10 Travels in Arabia Deserta
Doughty, Charles Montagu; T. E. Lawrence (introd)

Random House 1937, Very Good; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; VOLUME ONE ONLY of the two volume New and Definitive Edition, (1936) 1937. Introduction by T.E. Lawrence. 674 pages, bound in tan cloth , blue title block with gilt stamped lettering; blue top-stain. Page edges uncut. Frontis portrait; fold-out of Nabatean Monumental Inscriptions, seven additional plates. Plus large fold-out color map entitled "A Sketch Map Itinerarium of Part of Northwestern Arabia and Negb" (Travels of Charles Doughty 1875-78). Binding very firm, corner tips still sharp. Light soil on cover. Pages clean, bright, free of names or markings. Beautiful map, bright, crisp, clean and full intact. A presentable copy with a crisp well-preserved color map. 29231 
Price: 36.00 USD
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Lord Hastings' Indentured Retainers, 1461-83  Lawfulness of Livery and Retaining Under the Yorkists and Tudors, Duinham,  William H., Jr.
11 Lord Hastings' Indentured Retainers, 1461-83 Lawfulness of Livery and Retaining Under the Yorkists and Tudors
Duinham, William H., Jr.

Archon Books 1970, Reprint. Good+ in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 175 pages, bound in navy cloth. GOOD to VERY GOOD book. Mild shelf rubbing at base of spine. Clean interior with ink underlining on several pages. Jacket quite tanned; light rubbing & short tears on top edge. Original price intact on flap. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 24194 
Price: 31.50 USD
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The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England Begun in the Year 1641 [. . . . .] By the King's Blessed Restoration, and Return, 29th May 1660. Volume 2, Parts 1 and 2., Edward, Earl of Clarendon [Edward Hyde].
12 The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England Begun in the Year 1641 [. . . . .] By the King's Blessed Restoration, and Return, 29th May 1660. Volume 2, Parts 1 and 2.
Edward, Earl of Clarendon [Edward Hyde].

The Theatre, Oxford 1706, Very Good-; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Volume Two only, in both parts. (Three volume, six book set). Early printing, as originally published between 1702-704. 1-466 pp.; 667-753 pp. Bound in original full calf, 5 banded spine, burgundy title block; gilt lettering. Frontis portrait of the Earl of Clarendon in each book. Both Parts moderately edge worn; corners chipped & rounded. Front joint cracked at top 1" of Part I; but binding quite solid. Part 2 backstrip is cracked and peeling; top 1 1/2" absent. Binding firm nonetheless. Endpapers browned & foxed. Interior pages quite clean & bright; relatively free from any foxing. PON on front endpapers. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27346 
Price: 67.50 USD
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The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England Begun in the Year 1641 [. . . . .] By the King's Blessed Restoration, and Return, 29th May 1660. Volume 3, Part 2., Edward, Earl of Clarendon [Edward Hyde].
13 The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England Begun in the Year 1641 [. . . . .] By the King's Blessed Restoration, and Return, 29th May 1660. Volume 3, Part 2.
Edward, Earl of Clarendon [Edward Hyde].

The Theatre, Oxford 1706, Good+; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Volume Three Part 2 only, of a Three volume, six book set. 365-773pp.; plus index of the entire set. Bound in original full calf, 5 banded spine, burgundy title block; gilt lettering. Frontis portrait of the Earl of Clarendon. Cover moderately edge worn; boards scuffed, corners chipped & rounded; leather chipped & peeling along joints/edges of spine. . Binding firm nonetheless. Endpapers browned & foxed. Rear free endpaper absent. Interior pages quite clean & bright; relatively free from any foxing. PON on front endpaper. Early printing, as originally published between 1702-704. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27347 
Price: 36.00 USD
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A Chateau at the Front, Foucault, Marquise de
14 A Chateau at the Front
Foucault, Marquise de

Houghton Mifflin Company 1931, First Edition. Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 338 pages. A journal of wartime France in World War I. Bright cover, tightly bound. LIght wear on edges; corner tips. Pages clean, bright and unmarked. In dustjacket, mended with tape at spine ends; several shallow tears; soil on back panel. Front panel quite bright. Price of $4.00 intact on flap. 29010 
Price: 31.50 USD
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Sea of Grass  The Maritime Drug War, 1970-1990, Fuss, Charles M.
15 Sea of Grass The Maritime Drug War, 1970-1990
Fuss, Charles M.
1557502765 / 9781557502766
Naval Institute Press 1996, First Printing. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Bright, crisp, clean, tight. No names or markings. In similarly crisp jacket. Appears as new. 29118 
Price: 27.00 USD
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