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Image for Old New Zealand: a tale of the good old times, and a history of the war in the north against the chief Heke, in the year 1845, told by an old chief of the Ngapuhi tribe, also Maori traditions

Old New Zealand: a tale of the good old times, and a history of the war in the north against the chief Heke, in the year 1845, told by an old chief of the Ngapuhi tribe, also Maori traditions

By: A Pakeha Maori (Frederick Edward Maning)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Whitcombe & Tombs: 1948

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 43305


Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with black titles, a little used copy with no inscriptions. xxxvi + pages, 19 illustrations on plates, notes, bibliography View more info

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The Times atlas of European history

By: Almond, Mark; Black, Jeremy; Bereznay, Andras et al

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Times Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 60947


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is creased at top edge of front cover. 206 pages, maps in the text, bibliography, index View more info

Weekly illustrated: 8 issues Vol 1 nos. 46, 48, 49, 50, 51 & 52 (18 May - 29 June 1935) and Vol 2 nos. 1 & 2 (6 July & 13 July 1935)

By: Anon

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Odhams Press Ltd.: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53915


8 large format, stapled magazines, covers worn, creased and torn at edges, detached (but present) on 2 issues, no inscriptions except on no 2, which has a front cover of the Queen Mother with a baby Princess Elizabeth and a comment in pencil 'She never touched the baby without gloves'. 28 pages, photos throughout. Several articles about the Dionne quins, lots of pictures of royalty (British and foreign), learn to play tennis with Dan Maskell, sporting events, Hendon Air ... View more info

Sudan past and present

By: Anon

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The British Museum: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56398


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, stapled spine, glossy pictorial covers, no inscriptions, appears little used. 22 pages, illustrations in the text View more info

Image for Christmas 1919: Illustrated London News facsimile

Christmas 1919: Illustrated London News facsimile

By: Anon

Price: £7.00

Publisher: New English Library: 1970

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 58373


Clean and tightly bound, large format magazine, spine creased, glossy pictorial covers, short closed tear at front edge, no inscriptions. Unpaginated, photos and illustrations in the text View more info

Image for The centuries: a chronological synopsis of history on the 'space- for- time' method

The centuries: a chronological synopsis of history on the 'space- for- time' method

By: Anon (J. Hutchinson)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: West, Newman & Co.: 1897

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 20401


Clean hardback bound in green cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions, hinges cracked but holding. viii + 122 numbered pages (but several leaves are not numbered), foldout chronological table, index. Heavy book View more info

The Observer: 13 November 1966. Dead Sea Scrolls, pre Masada Exhibition issue

By: Astor, David (ed)

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Observer Magazine Ltd: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 60017


Clean and tightly bound magazine, stapled spine, pictorial covers creased and chipped at the edges, no inscriptions. 46 pages, illustrations in the text View more info

Image for Der Vorgeschichtliche Mensch: Ursprung und Entwickelung des Menschengeschlechtes. Für Gebildete aller Stände.

Der Vorgeschichtliche Mensch: Ursprung und Entwickelung des Menschengeschlechtes. Für Gebildete aller Stände.

By: Baer, Wilhelm

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Germany, Verlag von Otto Spamer: 1874

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36576


Clean hardback tightly bound in black half leather with gilt titles and spine bands over blue marbled paper on boards, red sprinkled edges, worn at corners, some browning, no inscriptions. xxx + 576 pages, 610 engravings in the text and 10 plates, index. Text in German View more info

Image for Calamities of the World

Calamities of the World

By: Banner, Hubert S.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Hurst & Blackett: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15776


Clean hardback bound in green cloth with gilt titles, cloth a little worn at corners, no inscriptions or marks, part of dustjacket laid in. 286 pages, 16 plates. Includes The Paris charity bazaar affair; the tragic fate of H.M.S. Captain; the Silvertown munition-works explosion; the 'Black Hole' of Paris; London's second biggest blaze; the great Kingston earthquake; the catastrophic storms of 1881; the Paisley cinema tragedy; the French floods of 1875; the 1906 Vesuvius ... View more info

Image for Their finest hour: saga of India's December Victory

Their finest hour: saga of India's December Victory

By: Bhargava, G. S.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: India, Vikas Publishing House: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 51976


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a tatty priceclipped dustjacket, torn with loss to the front panel. xvi + 168 pages, photos on plates, maps in the text View more info

Eye Spy: 8 issues broken run between No. 1 (2001) and Vol 3 No. 21 (2003)

By: Birdsall, Mark (ed)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Skipton, Eye Spy Publishing Ltd: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 58374


8 clean and tightly bound, A4 magazines, stapled spines, glossy pictorial covers, no inscriptions, appear little used. 114 pages & 82 pages, photos and illustrations in the text. Nos. 1 & 4 (2001); Vol 2 nos. 11, 12, 16 (2002/03); Vol 3 nos. 18,19 & 21 (2003) View more info

The world of late antiquity: AD 150-750

By: Brown, Peter

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Thames and Hudson Ltd: 1989

Edition: Reprint; Second Printing

Seller ID: 56491


Clean and tightly bound paperback, name (inked over) and date on front endpaper, spine uncreased, generally appears little used. 216 pages, illustrations in the text, chronology, bibliography, index. View more info

Image for The Holocaust is over; we must rise from its ashes

The Holocaust is over; we must rise from its ashes

By: Burg, Avraham

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: 2008

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 48541


Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no marks or inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xviii + 254 pages, notes, index View more info

Image for Lettre a M. Dacier relative a l'alphabet des hieroglyphes phonetiques: employes par les Egyptiens pour inscrire sur leurs monuments les titres les noms et les surnoms des souverains Grecs et Romains

Lettre a M. Dacier relative a l'alphabet des hieroglyphes phonetiques: employes par les Egyptiens pour inscrire sur leurs monuments les titres les noms et les surnoms des souverains Grecs et Romains

By: Champollion, M. Le Jeune

Price: £9.00

Publisher: France, Fontfroide: 1989

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 57692


Texte en Francais. Clean, tightly bound paperback, French binding, spine creased, card covers rubbed, no inscriptions. Appears unread as some pages uncut. 88 pages, appendix View more info

Image for A different light: ways of being Australian

A different light: ways of being Australian

By: Chryssides, Helen

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Australia, Harpercollins: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62779


Clean, tightly bound paperback, spine sunned, card covers creased at corners, page edges tanned, no inscriptions. viii + 208 pages, photos in the text View more info