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Henry V , Allmand, Christopher
1 Allmand, Christopher Henry V
Berkeley University Of California Press 1992 0520082931 / 9780520082939 1st Edition Hardcover NF/NF  
A title in the English Monarchs series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 480 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 Ancient Monuments Society Transactions Of The Ancient Monuments Society. New Series. Vol. 3
London 1955 1st Edition Hardcover VG+; Bound in black with title in gilt, faint remnants of bookplate on endpaper  
Includes articles on the Gawsworth Armorials; Welsh Historic Buildings; Cathedral Furniture, etc. ; 8vo; 136 pp  
Price: 12.00 USD
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3 Ancient Monuments Society Transactions Of The Ancient Monuments Society. New Series. Vol. 6
London 1958 1st Edition Hardcover VG+; Bound in black with title in gilt, slight wear to edges  
Includes articles on Mediaeval Design; History of Old Hall, Highgate Village, London; A bibliography of the Conservation of Old Buildings, etc. ; 8vo; 124 pp  
Price: 12.00 USD
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4 Ancient Monuments Society Transactions Of The Ancient Monuments Society. New Series. Vol. 7
London 1959 1st Edition Hardcover VG; Bound in black with title in gilt, bookplate was been removed from endpaper  
Includes articles on Reconstruction of Warsaw Old Town, Poland; St. Mary's, Sandwich in the Middle Ages; Chorley Hall, Cheshire, etc. ; 8vo; 142 pp  
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Ancient Monuments Society Transactions Of The Ancient Monuments Society. New Series. Vol. 8
London 1960 1st Edition Hardcover VG; Bound in black with title in gilt, remanants of bookplate on endpaper  
Includes articles on St. Mary's, Sandwich; The Dispersion of Furniture and Fittings formerly belongin to the Churches in the City of London; Early Meeting Houses, etc. ; 8vo; 144 pp  
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Ancient Monuments Society Transactions Of The Ancient Monuments Society. New Series. Vol. 9
London 1961 1st Edition Hardcover VG+; Bound in black with title in gilt, faint remnants of bookplate on endpaper  
Includes articles on Stained Glass; Kedleston, The Viscount of Scarsdale, and a major article on Historical Roof-Types ; 8vo; 135 pp  
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Andrew, Christopher Her Majesty's Secret Service. The Making of the British Intelligence Community.
New York Viking Press 1986 0670809411 / 9780670809417 2nd printing before publication Hardcover F/VG; DJ with very minor wear to edges; price-clipped.  
First comprehensive history of British Intelligence, includes photographs and extensive bibliography.; 8vo; 619 pp  
Price: 14.00 USD
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The Great Plague of London , Bell, George Walter
8 Bell, George Walter The Great Plague of London
London Bracken Books 1994 1858912180 / 9781858912189 1st Edition Thus Hardcover VG+/VG+; Light shelf wear  
Reprinted from the popular first edition of 1927, tells the story of the devastating epidemic of 1665, and examines why the cost was so enormous ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 374 pp  
Price: 15.00 USD
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Queen Elizabeth Ii:  The Silver Jubilee Book 1952-1977 , Brown, Michele
9 Brown, Michele Queen Elizabeth Ii: The Silver Jubilee Book 1952-1977
New York St. Martin's Press 1977 B0006COU2G 1st US Edition Hardcover VG/VG; Bound in maroon, slight wear to edges; DJ sun-faded on spine and closed tear in front, now in a protective cover  
Nice photo-essay of the first 25 years of Queen Elizabeth's reign; Large 8vo; 104 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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A History Of Wales , Davies, John
10 Davies, John A History Of Wales
Allen Lane/Penquin Press 1993 0713990988 / 9780713990980 Book Club Edition ?; 1st Printing Hardcover VG+/VG; Closed tear in DJ at top of spine; no price on DJ  
Comprehensive history from the end of Ice Age to modern politics; detailed extensive index; 8vo; 718 pp  
Price: 9.00 USD
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11 Devon, Stanley The Complete Pictorial Story : The Royal Canadian Tour
London Pitkin Pictorials 1951 1st Edition Hardcover G+/NONE; Sun-faded on spine and edges; former owner's name has been inked out on the endpaper  
Photographic essay of Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh's trip through Canada in October of 1951; 8vo; 92 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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Britian's Royal Family In The Twentieth Century:  King Edward VII to Queen Elizabeth II , Edgar, Donald
12 Edgar, Donald Britian's Royal Family In The Twentieth Century: King Edward VII to Queen Elizabeth II
New York Crown Publishers 1979 0517539411 / 9780517539415 1st US Edition Hardcover VG+/VG+; Light shelf wear to edges of book & DJ; DJ with a small closed tear on upper edge, now in a protective cover  
Fascinating history of the Royal Family in the 20th century, includes a family tree, beginning with Queen Victoria. Lavishly illustrated with color drawings and dozens of photographs, arranged chronologically: Edward VII, George V, Edward VIII, George VI, Elizabeth II, and then The Queen's Children; 4to; 185 pp  
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Grey Shrines Of England , Grant, Arthur
13 Grant, Arthur The Grey Shrines Of England
London W. & R. Chambers, Ltd. N.D. B0006DCSQ0 Hardcover VG-/NONE; Bound in green cloth, light wear to edges, ffep has been removed  
Essays and descriptions of cathedrals, abbeys, and parish churches. Includes photographs; 12mo; 324 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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Wellington , Guedalla, Philip
14 Guedalla, Philip Wellington
New York Literary Guild 1931 B00005XY57 Hardcover VG/G+; Bound in blue cloth, endpaper maps, slight wear to edges: DJ worn on edges with small tears and chips  
Well researched biography of Sir Arthur Wesley, the first Duke of Wellington; 8vo; 536 pp  
Price: 8.00 USD
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Britain 1688-1815 , Jarrett, Derek
15 Jarrett, Derek Britain 1688-1815
London Longman 1970 B0007FD2Q2 4th Printing Hardcover VG+/VG-; Boundin gray, slight wear to edges; DJ somewhat discolored on spine, light wear to edges  
Well researched account; 8vo; 507 pp  
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Schools of Medieval England , Leach, Arthur Francis
16 Leach, Arthur Francis The Schools of Medieval England
New Brunswick Macmillan 1915 B0008590CG 1st Edition Hardcover VG+; Professionally rebound in red cloth with marbled endpapers, tight and clean  
First detailed history of English schools before the Reformation, from Canterbury to the schools established by Henry VIII; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 349 pp  
Price: 65.00 USD
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Kitchener:  Portrait of an Imperialist , Magnus, Philip
17 Magnus, Philip Kitchener: Portrait of an Imperialist
New York E. P. Dutton 1959 B0007DMC8S 1st Edition (stated) Hardcover VG/VG-; Bound in red cloth, DJ with some wear to the edges; clean & tight copy  

Horatio Herbert Kitchener (1850-1916) , British soldier ad imperialist. Kitchener became a legend during his lifetime and through his adventurous and distinguished service became virtually the idol of the British public. His achievements as soldiers and administrator over a period of more than forty years, and notably in Egypt, the Sudan, South Africa, and India, brought him such fame and influence as few other British commanders enjoyed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 410 pp  
Price: 12.00 USD

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The Armada , Mattingly, Garrett
18 Mattingly, Garrett The Armada
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1959 B000E7R6JW Later Printing Hardcover VG/G; Light wear to edges, name on ffep; DJ with large chips at top of spine; now in a protective cover; tight and clean copy  
Considered a historical masterpiece on the history of the events leading up to the defeat of the Spanish Armada; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 443 pp  
Price: 7.00 USD
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Queen Elizabeth : The Queen Mother , Montague-Smith, Patrick
19 Montague-Smith, Patrick Queen Elizabeth : The Queen Mother
London British Heritage Press 1985 0517458012 / 9780517458013 1st US Edition Hardcover VG+/VG+; Light shelf wear  
With 100 color and 60 b&w photographs; 4to; 192 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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Good King George's Glorious Reign:  A Pictorial Record , Oliver, Jocelyn (compiler)
20 Oliver, Jocelyn (compiler) Good King George's Glorious Reign: A Pictorial Record
London Oxford University Press 1935 Hardcover G+/NONE; Bound in pictorial boards, worn on the edges and especially at the corners, and a small piece is broken at the base of the spine, light foxing on endpapers, shaken, text clean  
PHoto-essay of 25 years of the reign of King George V and Queen Mary of England. Includes not only photographs of the Royal Family and events, but also photographs of world events and images from the still far-flung British Empire; Small 4to  
Price: 24.00 USD
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