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1 AGIUS, Ena A MODEL LIFE?
Upton on Severn Square One 1999 1899955364 / 9781899955367 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Large octavo, 199pp. Extremely minor wear only. A near-fine copy in like dustwrapper. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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2 ASKWITH, Betty PIETY AND WIT: A BIOGRAPHY OF HARRIET COUNTESS GRANVILLE 1785-1862
Collins 1982 000216258X / 9780002162586 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good 
Large octavo, 207pp., line illustrations, genealogical tables. Mild foxing at top edge, dustwrapper a little sunned at spine. No remarkable wear. A clean and sound copy. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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3 ASPINALL, A. (ed.) MRS. JORDAN AND HER FAMILY BEING THE UNPUBLISHED CORRESPONDENCE OF MRS. JORDAN AND THE DUKE OF CLARENCE, LATER WILLIAM IV
London Arthur Barker Limited 1951 First Edition Hard Cover 
Large octavo, green cloth, gilt title at spine, double portrait fronts., xxvii + 295pp., mono. illustrations. No dustwrapper, edge foxing, scarcely penetrating; rear board with a little soiling near spine edge, nothing serious. No significant wear. A reasonably good copy. 
Price: 16.50 GBP
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4 AUSTIN, Brian SCHONLAND: SCIENTIST AND SOLDIER
Bristol Institute of Physics Publishing 2001 0750305010 / 9780750305013 First Edition Hard Cover Fair 
Large octavo, xviii + 639pp., mono. illustrtaions. Dustwrapper faded at spine, title remaining quite clear; no further remarkable defects. Scarcely used. Clean and sound in removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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5 BAKER, Alfred THE LIFE OF SIR ISAAC PITMAN (INVENTOR OF PHONOGRAPHY)
London Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd. 1908 Hard Cover 
Thick octavo, dark blue cloth, gilt title at spine, same with gilt portrait decoration at front board, xi + 392pp., plates (one folding), illustrations; details (illustrated) of Bath conference bound in at rear. Spine darkened, soiling, chiefly at rear board, not penetrating; edges and contents quite foxed, but still accessible. Minor wear at extremities. Shorthand bookplate (1911) at front paste-down endpaper. A sound, square copy. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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6 BAKER, Jean H. MARY TODD LINCOLN: A BIOGRAPHY
New York W.W. Norton & Company 1987 0393024369 / 9780393024364 Hard Cover Very Good 
Large octavo, xv + 429pp., fore-edge untrimmed, mono. illustrations. A very good, clean and sound copy in like dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 13.50 GBP
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7 BAKER, John R. ABRAHAM TREMBLEY OF GENEVA: SCIENTIST AND PHILOSOPHER 1710-1784
London Edward Arnold 1952 First Edition Hard Cover Good 
Octavo, xix + 259pp., mono. illustrations.Dustwrapper with small nick at head of spine, foxed (rear panel, not particularly heavy), endpapers and edges a little tanned. No significant defects. A good, sound copy, quite presentable in removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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8 BALDASTY, Gerald J. E.W. SCRIPPS AND THE BUSINESS OF NEWSPAPERS
Urbana: University of Illinois Press 1999 Soft Cover 
First Edition. Large octavo, stiff pictorial wraps, xii + 217pp., line illustrations. A near-fine copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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9 BALL, Johnson WILLIAM CASLON 1693-1766: THE ANCESTRY, LIFE AND CONNECTIONS OF ENGLAND'S FOREMOST LETTER-ENGRAVER AND TYPE-FOUNDER
Kineton The Roundwood Press 1973 0900093137 / 9780900093135 Fifth Printing Hard Cover Very Good 
Thick, large octavo, xxviii + 494pp., illustrated (including folding). A little wear at dustwrapper extremities, including one closed tear. A very good, sound copy in clear protective wrap. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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10 BARBER, Richard LIVING LEGENDS
London BBC 1980 0563177934 / 9780563177937 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Large octavo, 160pp., mono. illustrations. No significant defects. A very good copy in like dustwrapper. Robin Hood, Dick Whittington, Guy Fawkes, Captain Kidd, Dick Turpin, Burke and Hare, 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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11 BENTWICH, Norman, and KISCH, Michael BRIGADIER FREDERICK KISCH: SOLDIER AND ZIONIST
London: Vallentine Mitchell 1966 First Edition Hardcover Dustwrapper 
Octavo, 200pp., mono. photo. illustrations. Ex-library, dustwrapper worn, but a quite usable copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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12 BONG, Baik KIM IL SUNG: BIOGRAPHY (II) - FROM BUILDING DEMOCRATIC KOREA TO CHULLIMA FLIGHT
Tokyo: Miraisha 1970 First Edition Hardcover Dustwrapper 
Thick octavo, 624pp., mono. photo. illustrations, folding map at rear, red ribbon page marker. Small water-stain at tail of pictorial dustwrapper, small (repaired) tear at lower dustwrapper. Upper hinge tender.No serious defects. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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13 BOSTRIDGE, Mark FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE: THE WOMAN AND HER LEGEND
London Viking 2008 0670874116 / 9780670874118 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Large octavo, illustrated endpapers, xxiii + 646pp., mono. illustrations. Extremely slight wear only. A near-fine copy in like, unclipped dustwrapper. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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14 BOWERS, Faubion SCRIABIN: A BIOGRAPHY
New York Dover Publications, Inc. 1995 Second, revised edition Soft Cover 
Octavo, publisher's pictorial wraps, two volumes in one, 342pp., 294pp., mono. illustrations. Extremely minor edge foxing, scarcely remakable, minimal wear. A very good, sound copy. 
Price: 13.50 GBP
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15 BOWLER, Peter J. CHARLES DARWIN: THE MAN AND HIS INFLUENCE
Oxford Oxford University Press 1990 0631168184 / 9780631168188 First Edition Hard Cover Fair 
Octavo, map endpapers, xii + 250pp., mono. illustrations. Ex-library, lacking fronts., dustwrapper a little soiled, but a sound, perfectly usable copy in clear protective wrap. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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16 BRIANT, Keith MARIE STOPES: A BIOGRAPHY
London The Hogarth Press 1962 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Octavo, 285pp., mono. illustrations. Unclipped dustwrapper with closed tear at spine edge, a little faunt foxing at rear panel, spine just very slightly tanned. A very good, sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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17 BRIVATI, Brian HUGH GAITSKELL
London Richard Cohen Books 1996 1860660738 / 9781860660733 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Large octavo, xix + 492pp., mono. photo. illustrations. Extremely minor wear only. A near-fine copy in like, unclipped dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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18 BROWN, Canter OSSIAN BINGLEY HART: FLORIDA'S LOYALIST RECONSTRUCTION GOVERNOR
Baton Rouge Louisiana State University Press 1997 0807121371 / 9780807121375 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Octavo, xx + 320pp., mono. illustrations, map. Light wear only. A very good copy in like dustwrapper. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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19 BURANELLI, Vincent THE WIZARD FROM VIENNA [Franz Anton Mesmer and the Origins of Hypnotism]
London Peter Owen 1976 0720604648 / 9780720604641 Hard Cover Very Good 
Octavo, patterned endpapers, 256pp., mono. illustrations. Some tanning/foxing at text block edges, nothing serious, bookseller's label (The Inner Bookshop) at front paste-down endpaper. Minimal wear. A good, sound copy in presentable, unclipped dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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20 BURTON, Anthony WILLIAM COBBETT: ENGLISHMAN - BIOGRAPHY
London Aurum Press 1997 1854105167 / 9781854105165 First Edition Soft Cover 
Large octavo, black pictorial wraps, 275pp., mono. photo. illustrations. A fine copy. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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