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WIDOW'S WEEDS AND WEEPING VEILS : MOURNING RITUALS IN 19TH CENTURY AMERICA

By: Atkins, B. L.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: B. Atkins Publishing: 2004

Seller ID: 59055

Condition: Very Good


Booklet; very good in card covers. ; A brief introduction to the subject. Illustrated. ; 34 pages View more info

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OTTER SKINS, BOSTON SHIPS, AND CHINA GOODS: THE MARITIME FUR TRADE OF THE NORTHWEST COAST, 1785-1841

By: Gibson, J. R.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: McGill - Queens University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 41658

ISBN: 0295979003

Condition: Fine


Paperback; fine in creased card covers. (looks unread) . ; Maps, illustrations & tables. ; 424 pages View more info

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COLONEL GEORGE HANGER TO ALL SPORTSMEN, FARMERS AND GAMEKEEPERS (1814)

By: Hanger, G.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Richmond Publishing: 1971

Seller ID: 36744

ISBN: 0855461535

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Hardback without dustjacket; foxing to endpapers, stain to rear paste-down otherwise good in marked and dented boards. ; Facsimile reprint of 1814 edition. Treatise concerned mostly with maintaining the health of horse and dog, but with extensive information on shooting, game bird breeding, various remedies for man and beast, and rat-catching; 226 pages View more info

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CULTURE AND SOCIETY IN FRANCE 1789-1848

By: Hemmings, F. W. J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Leicester University Press: 1987

Seller ID: 58924

ISBN: 0718512650

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 342 pages View more info

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THE GRAND EXPERIMENT: THE BIRTH OF THE RAILWAY AGE 1820-45

By: Hylton, S.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Ian Allan: 2007

Seller ID: 38622

ISBN: 071103172X

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Hardback; fine in fine dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 208 pages View more info

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THE FAMINE SHIPS: IRISH EXODUS TO AMERICA, 1846-51

By: Laxton, E.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 1996

Seller ID: 60595

ISBN: 0747525358

Condition: Fair in Good dust jacket


Hardback; yellowing and foxing to pages (low quality paper) otherwise good in very good dustjacket. ; 250 pages View more info

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THIEVES' KITCHEN: THE REGENCY UNDERWORLD

By: Low, D. A.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Alan Sutton: 1987

Seller ID: 14968

ISBN: 0862994241

Condition: Fine


Paperback; fine in fine card covers. ; Illustrated. ; 192 pages View more info

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TRADING BEYOND THE MOUNTAINS: THE BRITISH FUR TRADE ON THE PACIFIC, 1793-1843

By: Mackie, R. S.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: UBC Press: 1997

Seller ID: 41654

ISBN: 0774806133

Condition: New


New paperback copies at a reduced price. ; The commercial operations of the Hudson's Bay Company on the Pacific coast. Illustrations, maps & tables. ; 420 pages View more info

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SHIPBUILDING ON THE EXE

By: Ponsford, C. N. (edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Devon & Cornwall Record Society: 1988

Seller ID: 14679

ISBN: 0901853313

Condition: Good


New Series, Vol. 31. Paperback, crease to corner of one page, otherwise good in card covers. ; The Memoranda Book of Daniel Bishop Davy (1799-1874) of Topsham, Devon. Illustrated + xxix. ; 105 pages View more info

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THE CONQUEST OF THE SAHARA

By: Porch, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2005

Seller ID: 60873

ISBN: 0374128790

Condition: Good


A new paperback copy - but dent to margin of pages. ; The story of France's struggle to explore and dominate the great African desert at the turn of the century; focusing on the conquest of the Ahaggar Tuareg. With New Introduction by the Author. ; 332 pages View more info

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THE CONQUEST OF MOROCCO

By: Porch, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2005

Seller ID: 60874

ISBN: 0374128804

Condition: New


New paperback copies. ; The story of France's last great colonial adventure. With New Introduction by the Author. ; 335 pages View more info

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WARS, PESTILENCE AND THE SURGEON'S BLADE : THE EVOLUTION OF BRITISH MILITARY MEDICINE AND SURGERY DURING THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

By: Scotland, T. & Heys, S.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Helion: 2019

Seller ID: 62372

ISBN: 191162833X

Condition: New


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £29.95.; It reviews three major conflicts during this time: the Peninsular War, the Crimean War and the Boer War and also considers many minor wars fought by the British Empire in the intervening years, and highlights significant medical and surgical developments during these conflicts. ; 407 pages View more info

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EARLY TRADES AND INDUSTRIES (1808)

By: Smith, P. (Introduction. )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Luton Museum and Art Gallery: 1974

Seller ID: 55037

Condition: Good


Paperback; very good in marked and creased card covers. ; Twenty-four prints from the 1808 edition of 'The Microcosm: Or a Picturesque Delineation of the Arts, Agriculture, Manufactures, etc of Great Britain'. Part 1 Early Trades and Industries. Illustrated by W. H. Pyne, with text by C. Gray. With new Introduction. View more info

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INDEX OF BENEFICIARIES IN WILLS PROVED IN THE COURT OF THE ARCHDEACON OF SUFFOLK 1847 TO 1857

By: Suffolk Family History Society (compiled)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Suffolk Family History Society: 2002

Seller ID: 47871

Condition: Very Good


Paperback; ownership sticker to title page otherwise very good in card covers. ; 294 pages View more info

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THE FRENCH VETERAN FROM THE REVOLUTION TO THE RESTORATION

By: Woloch, I.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill: 1979

Seller ID: 62318

ISBN: 0807813567

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; very good in heavily faded dustjacket. ; Detailed study of French war veterans from the end of the Old Regime to the 1820s. Public policy and the institutions that served it (notably the Hotel des Invalides). A social, military and political history. ; 392 pages View more info