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The Palestine Triangle : The Struggle Between the British, the Jews and the Arabs, 1935-48

By: Bethell, Nicholas

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1979

Edition: First Edition / First Impression

Seller ID: 003707

ISBN: 023397069x

Condition: Near Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions, gold lettering to spine. Illustrated. Mapped endpapers. In the 1930s and 1940s Palestine was a triangular puzzle that defied solution. Who owned it? The Arabs, who inhabited the area for over a thousand years and who, at the beginning of this century, formed 90% of its population? The Jews, whose land it had been for many centuries before they were expelled by Imperial Rome? Or the British, whose troops rode into Je... View more info

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Arthur and His Times

By: Lindsay, Jack

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Muller: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003312

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. This was the era of the so called Dark Ages of the fifth and sixth centuries A.D., when under Arthur, the Britons dealt to the Germanic invaders a series of military defeats which had important effects on the whole future of our island. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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The Year of Liberty - The Great Irish Rebellion of 1798

By: Pakenham, Thomas

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 003564

ISBN: 0297819550

Condition: Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. 'For anyone who wishes to understand the essence of the Irish Troubles, THE YEAR OF LIBERTY is compulsory reading'. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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A Series of Picturesque Views of Seats of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland. With Descriptive and Historical Letterpress.

By: Rev. F O Morris

Price: £90.00

Publisher: London, William Mackenzie:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003390

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1870. Marbled endpapers. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Five raised bands. Volume II only. Nice and clean internally and externally. A Series of Picturesque Views of Seats of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland. With Descriptive and Historical Letterpress. Edited by the Reverend F O Morris. All edges gilt. Profusely illustrated with numerous colour plates together with accompanying page text. The straightforward but thoroughl... View more info

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Britain in World Affairs - Henry VIII to Elizabeth II

By: Strang, Lord

Price: £19.95

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002739

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Henry VIII to Elizabeth II. Accounts of the growth of the British Empire and Commonwealth, & Britain's special relationship with the United States. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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The History of Liquor Licensing in England Principally from 1700 to 1830

By: Webb, Sidney and Beatrice

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Author: 1903

Seller ID: 002306

Condition: Very Good


Special edition. 1.5cm removed from top of wrapper. Neat ownership inscription. The History of Liquor Licensing in England principally from 1700 to 1830 by Sidney and Beatrice Webb. Special Edition, printed by the authors for the United Kingdom Alliance for the suppression of the liquor traffic, Michaelmas 1903. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info