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TITLE AUTHOR ISBN PUBLISHER YEAR HC/PB COND.
Charles II The Man And The Statesman Maurice Ashley N/A History Book Club 1971 HC VG
Secure binding, no rips, marks or creases to pages. Mild signs of wear. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. DJ good, but has edge/spine-wear and a bit missing at the top of spine. Price £4.50
Boswell’s London Journal 1762-1763 James Boswell N/A Reprint Society 1952 HC VG
Secure binding, no rips, creases or marks to pages. Top edges a bit dusty. DJ OK – worn, faded, with tear on spine. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £3.00
England And Its Rulers 1066 – 1272 M T Clanchy 0631205578 Blackwell 1998 PB Good
Secure binding, no rips, marks or creases on pages. Some corner-wear to cover and first/last few pages. Price £11.00 SOLD
A Shorter Boswell James Boswell & John Bailey N/A Thomas Nelson 1928 HC OK
7th Ed. 1928. Secure binding, no rips or marks on pages – light tanning to edges. Top edges a bit dusty. Cover has some edge/corner/spine-wear. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £6.50
Wellington Richard Aldington N/A Heinemann 1946 HC OK
First edition. Secure binding, no rips, marks or creases on pages. Page edges tanned and slightly discoloured. Cover has wear esp. to spine/back. No DJ. Price £3.00
Economic growth: England in the later Middle Ages A R Bridbury N/A Allen and Unwin 1962 HC VG
Appears unread. No rips, marks or creases to pages or cover. No DJ. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £4.50
The Battle Of Towton A W Boardman 1750924799 Sutton 2001/td>

PB VG
No sign of being read. Minor shelf-wear to cover, light tanning to page edges. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £4.50 SOLD
The Saxon & Norman Kings Christopher Brooke N/A Collins/Fontana 1967 PB Good
Secure binding, no rips, creases or marks on pages. Light tanning to page egdes, top of pages a bit dusty. Cover has minor shelf/corner-wear. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £5.00
The Making Of Modern Britain John Bartlet Brebner & Allan Nevins N/A George Allen & Unwin 1944 HC OK
Secure binding, no rips, creases or marks on pages – light tanning to edges. Cover has marks, discolouration, spine faded. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £4.50
The Chronicle Of Jocelin Of Brakelond H E Butler (Trans.) N/A Thomas Nelson 1949 HC OK
Ex-library book, with the usual stamps etc. Secure binding, pages generally in good condition. Pages in good condition. Better than a reading copy, but not quite Good condition. Price £13.50
The Mutiny And Piratical Seizure Of HMS Bounty Sir John Barrow N/A Oxford University Press 1914 HC OK
World’s Classics edition – only date “First published in 1914”. Blue board covers, gilt lettering on spine. Secure binding, no rip, creases or marks to pages. Page edges tanned and dusty. Cover has mild wear esp. spine. Price £7.00
A Seventeenth Century Mariner Capt A G Course N/A Frederick Muller 1965 HC Good
First edition. Secure binding, no rips, marking or creases to pages. Top edges a bit dusty. No sign of wear to cover. DJ has minor edge/spine-wear, small tear and other signs of wear. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £2.00
Iron Bridge To Crystal Palace Asa Briggs N/A Book Club Associates 1979 HC VG
Secure binding, no rip, creases or marks to pages. Page edges slightly tanned. DJ Good – minor edge-wear and rubbing. Price £2.00
A Short Guide To The Roman Wall R G Collingwood & Ian A Richmond N/A Andrew Reid 1960 PB Good
Secure binding, no rips, marking or creases to pages. Pages have minor corner-wear. Cover has some signs of wear. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £2.00
The Heritage Of Early Britain M P Charlesworth et al N/A G Bell & Sons 1952 HC VG
Secure binding, no rips, creases or marks on pages, no sign of being read. Top of pages a bit dusty. DJ has some rubbing marks, some edge/spine-wear (DJ – Good). Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £6.50
This Sun Of York : A Biography Of Edward IV Mary Clive 0351155368 Cardinal 1975 PB OK
Secure binding, no rips, marking or creases to pages. Pages edges lightly tanned and some spotting. Cover has minor corner/edge-wear and mild rubbing. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £2.00
Medieval Merchant Venturers E M Carus-Wilson N/A Methuen 1967 PB Good
Secure binding, no rips, creases or marks on pages. Top of pages a bit dusty. Bottom edge of pages slightly marked. Cover has minor shelf/wear-rubbing. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £4.50 SOLD
Chaucer And His England G G Coulton N/A Methuen 1965 PB OK
Secure binding. No rips or marks to pages. Top edges dusty and some minor corner-wear. Cover has some corner/edge-wear and rubbing. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £1.75
The Somerset Sequence Horatia Durant N/A Newman Neame 1951 HC VG
Book VG, DJ OK. Secure binding, no rips, marks or creases to pages. Very little sign of being read. Cover VG. Owner’s name in fly-leaf. DJ intact but a lot of edge-wear, a few tears, scuffs etc. Price £7.00 SOLD
Willingly To School : A History Of Women’s Education Mary Cathcart Borer 0718821270 Lutterworth Press 1976 HC VG
First edition. No sign of being read. Almost like new. Minor shelf-wear to cover. Price £5.00
Corbridge Roman Station Eric Birley N/A Her Majesty’s Stationery Office 1966 PB Good
Secure binding, no rips, creases or marks to pages. Pages edges lightly tanned. Cover has minor wear. Includes map attached to inside back cover. Price £2.00
Housesteads Roman Fort Eric Birley N/A Her Majesty’s Stationery Office 1961 PB Good
Secure binding, no rips, creases or marks to pages. Pages edges lightly tanned. Cover has minor wear. Includes map attached to inside back cover. Price £2.00
A Bournville Assortment Margaret A Broomfield 185072176X Ebor Press 1995 PB Good
First edition. Signed by author ‘All good wishes Margaret A Broomfield’. Secure binding, no rips, creases or marks to pages. Some corner-wear at bottom. Cover slightly curled/faded Price £4.00
Human Geography : The British Empire J Fairgrieve & E Young N/A George Philip & Son 1930 HC OK
Secure binding. Inscription on fly-leaf, some pages slightly marked, some have creases. Cover has quite a lot of marks. A used, old text-book. Price £4.00
Marston Green : Down Memory Lane Margaret Francis 0953692000 Merstone 1999 PB OK
Would be Good except for a couple of loose pages (rest are secure) and a very discoloured front cover (probably in the sun, half-covered by another book) Price £9.00
Around Derby Francis Frith 1859370462 Frith Book Co. 1999 HC Good
Appears unread. DJ has some shelf-wear/rubbing and a couple of stickers. Price £1.25
Nelson : The Essential Hero Ernle Bradford 1840222026 Wordsworth Editions 1999 PB VG
Very little sign of being read. Some shelf-wear. Top edges dusty. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Part of ‘Wordsworth Military Library’ series. Price £0.75
Queen Victoria’s Little Wars Byron Farwell 1840222166 Wordsworth Editions 1999 PB Good
Secure binding, no rips, creases or marks to pages. Some corner-wear. DJ has some shelf/corner-wear and slight damage on back. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Part of ‘Wordsworth Military Library’ series. Price £2.00
Great Britain From Adam Smith To The Present Day C R Fay N/A Longmans 1960 HC OK
1960 impression of 1950 5th edition. Ex college library. Secure binding, no rips, creases or marks to pages. Page edges a bit dusty, lightly tanned. Cover has minor wear and slight discolouration near top. Price £0.75
The Romance Of Empire Philip Gibbs N/A Hutchinson 1930s? HC OK
Undated. Secure binding, no rips, creases or marks to pages (except to pages cut incorrectly by printer). Page edges dusty esp. top. Cover has some discolouration. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £2.00
The House Of Stuart David Gransby N/A HMSO 1968 PB OK
National Portrait Gallery booklet. Secure binding, no rips or marks to pages. Some edge/corner-wear. Cover has some tanning and spine-wear. Owner’s name on first page. Price £1.50
The Vale And Gates Of Usc-Con or A History Of Oakengates And Surrounding District Rev J E Gordon Cartlidge & Jean Beard 0950808504 J Beard 1982 HC Good
Signed by Jean Beard. Very little sign of use or wear. Top edges a bit dusty. DJ faded on spine and some edge-wear. Price £30.00
Oliver Cromwell Frederic Harrison N/A Macmillan & Co 1888 HC Good
Secure binding, no rips, marks or creases to pages. Pages have edge-wear. Owner’s name on somewhat discoloured fly-leaf. Bookplate on inside front cover. Cover has some wear, gilt spine somewhat faded. Price £6.50
Everyday Life In Wales Book 2 : From Roman Villa To Norman Castle Irene Myrddin Davies N/A Gomerian Press 1948 HC Good
Secure binding, no rips, creases or marks to pages. Pages edges slightly spotted/dusty esp. top. Cover slight faded esp. spine with one or two small marks. Owner’s name on fly-leaf. Price £6.00

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