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1. Adamson, John.: The Noble Revolt: the overthrow of Charles I. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2007. 1st. edn. xxii, 742pp. Cold. and b/w uillus., maps. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4170) £10.00

2. Almond, Richard: Medieval Hunting Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 2003 1st. edn. viii, 216 pp. 47 b/w illus. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 2456) £10.00

3. atcher, John.: The Black Death: an intimate history. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2008. 1st. edn. xv, 301pp. B/w illus. map. D/w very slightly creased along top edge otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 3988) £7.50

4. Barber, Richard.: The Knight & Chivalry. London: Longman, 1970. 1st. edn. xvi, 383pp. Eight cold. and numerous b/w illus., maps. D/w faded on spine which has a very small, closed tear in tail and slightly rubbed on edges. A very good copy. (Stock ref 3442) £10.00

5. Binney, Marcus.: The Women Who Lived For Danger: the women agents of SOE in the Second World War. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2002. 1st. edn. xv, 380 pp. B/w photos. Neat ownership asignature to ffep. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2466) £12.00

6. Boyle, David.: The Troubadour’s Song: the capture and ransom of Richard the Lionheart. New York: Walker & Co., 2005. 1st. US edn. xxx, 369pp. 30 b/w illus., maps. D/w slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4252) £10.00

7. Brown, Chris.: Robert the Bruce: a life chronicled. Stroud: Tempus Publishing, 2004. 1st. edn. 416pp. Pictorial card covers just showing a little shelf wear , a very good copy. (Stock ref 4229) £7.50

8. Brown, Hilton (ed.): The Sahibs: the life and ways of the British in India as recorded by themselves London: William Hodge & Co., 1948 1st. edn. xi, 266 pp. Six b/w illus., text figures. D/w rather dusty and slightly rubbed on edges with several tiny nicks otherwise a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 2429) £8.50

9. Buruma, Ian.: Year Zero: a history of 1945. New York: The Penguin Press, 2013. 1st. edn. (10)369pp. B/w photos. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4319) £9.00

10. Chapman, JJames.: British Comics: a cultural history. London: Reaktion Books, 2011. 1st. edn. 303pp. b/w illus. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4303) £10.00

11. Comnena, Anna: The Alexiad of Anna Comnena Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1969 1st. Penguin edn. 560 pp. Maps. Translated and introduced by E. R. A. Sewter. Pages very slightly browned. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on edges othewise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2669) £4.00

12. Cottrell, Leonard.: Enemy of Rome London: Evans Brothers, 1960. 1st. edn. 224pp. B/w illus., maps. D/w a little frayed along top edge with several closed tears. A very good copy. (Stock ref 4411) £6.00

13. Coull, James R.: The Sea Fisheries of Scotland: a historical geography. Edinburgh: James Donald, 1996. 1st. wdn. xvi, 308pp. B/w photos., maps and diagrams.. D/w a little creased on edges otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 3767) £8.50

14. Coulton, G. G.: Medieval Panorama: the English scene from Conquest to Reformation. London: Cambridge University Press, 1949. Reprint. xiv, 801pp. B/w illus. Price-clipped d/w chipped, worn and torn with some minor loss at spine tail otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4430) £6.50

15. Cunliffe, Barry.: The Regni. London: Gerald Duckworth & Co., 1973. 1st. P/B edn. x, 153pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures, maps. One of the Peoples of Roamn Britain series. Pictorial card covers a little dust marked otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 4003) £4.00

16. David, Saul.: Zulu: the heroism and tragedy of the Zulu War of 1879. London: Viking, 2004 Reprint. xiv (10) 467 pp. 49 b/w illus., maps. D/w just showing a little shelf wear otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2463) £7.50

17. Detsicas, Alec.: The Cantiaci. Gloucester: Allan Sutton Publishing, 1983. 1st. P/B edn. x, 219pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures, maps. One of the Peoples of Roman Britain series. Neat ownership signature to half-title. Pictorial card covers just showing a little shelf wear. A very good copy. (Stock ref 4002) £5.00

18. Duckett, Eleanor.: Medieval Portraits from East and West. London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1972. 1st. edn. (10)270pp. D/w very slightly tanned along top edge otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 3933) £5.00

19. Duggan, Alfred.: He Died Old: Mithradates Eupator, king of Pontus. London: Faber & Faber, 1958. 1st. edn. 208pp. Fold-out map. Binding very slightly cocked. D/w a little tanned and dust marked otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4409) £15.00

20. English, Richard.: Armed Struggle: a history of the IRA. London: Macmillan, 2003. 2nd. impression. xxv, 486pp. B/w photos. D/w rubbed on corners with a couple of nicks and a small tear in top edge otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4320) £6.50

21. Erickson, Charlotte.: Invisible Immigrants: the adaptation of English and Scottish immigrants in 19th Century America. London: The London School of Political Science and Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1972. 1st. edn. (8)531pp. B/w illus., map. D/w with a small tear in top edge of back panel, a very good copy. (Stock ref 3939) £8.00

22. Errington, R. M.: The Dawn of Empire: Rome’s Rise to World Power. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1971. 1st. edn. x, 318pp. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 3934) £20.00

23. Eusebius: The History of the Church from Christ to Constantine Harmondsorth: Penguin Books, 1965 1st. Penguin edn. 429 pp. Translated and with an introduction by G. A. Williamson. Pages slightly browned. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2658) £10.00

24. Fellowes-Gordon, Ian.: Amiable Assassins: the story of the Kachin guerrillas of North Burma. London: Robert Hale, 1957. 1st. edn. 159 pp. 20 b/w photos. Inscribed by the author. Price-clipped d/w rather rubbed and worn on edges and corners with several tiny tears otherwise a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 2717) £75.00

25. Fischer, Klaus P.: Mazi Germany: a new history. London: Constable & Co., 1995. 1st. UK edn. ix, 734pp. B/w photos. D/w very slightly creased at spine head otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4230) £12.00

26. Fishman, William J.: East End Jewish Radicals 1875-1914 London: Duckworth, 1975 1st. edn. xii, 336 pp. B/w photos. D/w very slightly faded on spine and rubbed on top corners otherwise. A very good copy. (Stock ref 2810) £10.00

27. Flanders, Judith.: The Victorian City: everyday life in Dickens’ London. London: Atlantic Books, 2012. 1st. edn. xxiv, 520pp. B/w illus., maps. Half-sized d/w (no full d/w issued), a fine copy. (Stock ref 4148) £9.00

28. Flanders, Judith.: The Victorian House. London: HarperCollins, 2003. 1st. edn. lii, 476pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. All pp sl;ightly tanned. D/w a trifle rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 3443) £8.00

29. Foreman, Amanda.: A World on Fire. London: Allen Lane, 2010. 2nd. impression. xxxvii, 988pp. B/w photos., text figures and maps. D/w a trifle rubbed on bottom corners with a small tear in crease of rear fold-in. Otherwise, a very good copy. (Stock ref 4022) £10.00

30. Geraghty, Tony.: The Irish War: the hidden conflict between the IRA and British Intelligence. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 2000. 1st. US edn. xxxv, 420pp. B/w illus. D/w with a closed tear across the spine otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4233) £5.00

31. Gilbert, Martin.: Road to Victory: Winston S. Churchill 1941-1945. London: Heinemann, 1986. 1st. edn. xx, 1417pp. 40 b/w photos. D/w very slightly rubbed on corners with a tiny nick in top edge of back panel. A very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 3984) £15.00

32. Glubb, John Bagot: The Empire of the Arabs London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1963 1st. edn. 384 pp. Numerous maps. The binding has a very slight lean and there is a little spotting to the fore-edge of the text block. The d/w has some very minor rubbing to the edges otherwise this is a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 2510) £35.00

33. Hadley, D. M.: The Vikings in England: settlement, society and culture. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2006. Reprint. xviii, 298pp. Text figures, plams. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4004) £7.50

34. Hansen, Randall.: Disobeying Hitler: German resistance in the last year of WWII. London: Faber & Faber, 2014. 1st. UK edn. (10)470pp. B/w photos. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4228) £8.50

35. Harrison, Michael.: Painful Details: twelve Victorian scandals. London: Max Parrish & Co., 1962. 1st. edn. 200pp. B/w illus. All pp lightly tanned. D/w slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4439) £5.00

36. Herzog, Don.: Poisoning the Minds of the Lower Orders. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1998. 1st. edn. xvi, 559pp. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 3448) £10.00

37. Hewitt, Rachel.: Map of a Nation: a biography of the Ordnance Survey. London: Granta Publications, 2010. 1st. edn. xxvii, 435pp. Cold. and b/w illus. D/w rubbed alomg top edge otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4059) £5.00

38. Hibbert, Christopher.: King Mob: the story of Lord George Gordeon and the riots of 1780. London: Longmans, Green & Co, 1958. 1st. edn. xii, 184pp. B/w illus. Text block a trifle spotted on top edge. D/w very slightly faded on spine with a little edge rubbing and dust making to back panel. Otherwise, a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4410) £10.00

39. Irving, David: Hitler’s War London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1977 1st. edn. xxxiv, 926 pp. Endpaper maps. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges and with a tiny tear in bottom edge of back panel. Otherwise, a fine copy. (Stock ref 2555) £30.00

40. Kynaston, David.: Austerity Britain 1945-51. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2007. 3rd. impression. viii, 692pp. B/w photos. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4315) £8.50

41. Kynaston, David.: Family Britain 1951-57. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2009. 1st. edn. viii, 776pp. B/w photos. Price-clipped d/w otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4316) £8.50

42. Lawrence, T. E.: Secret Despatches from Arabia: and other writings. London: Bellew Publishing, 1991. New edn. (8) 279 pp. 15 b/w photos. Edited and introduced by Malcolm Brown. D/w with a small closed tear in crease of front fold-in otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2461) £15.00

43. Lawson, M. K.: Cnut, England’s Viking KIng 1016-35. Stroud: The History Press, 2014. Reprint. 255pp. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4005) £5.00

44. Light, Alison.: Mrs. Woolf and the Servants: the hidden heart of domestic service. London: Penguin Fig Tree, 2007. 1st. edn. xxiii, 376pp. B/w photos. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4150) £7.50

45. Litten, Julian: The English Way of Death: the common funeral since 1450 London: Robert Hale, 1991 1st. edn. xvii (1) 254 pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus.Bookplate to ffep. D/w slightly sunned on spine and rubbed on edges, a very good copy. (Stock ref 2598) £25.00

46. Lukacs, John.: The Duel: Hitler vs. Churchill, 10 May – 31 July 1940. London: The Bodley Head, 1990. 1st. edn. (10)376pp. D/w just showing some shelf wear, a very good copy. (Stock ref 3985) £5.00

47. Martin, E. W.: Where London Ends: English provincial life after 1750. London: Phoenix House, 1958 1st. edn. 312pp. B/w illus. Neat ownership signature to ffep. D/w a little rubbed and creased on edges otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 3747) £7.50

48. Mayor, Adrienne.: The Amazons: lives and legends of warrior women across the ancient world. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2014. 1st. edn. xiv, 519pp. Cold. and b/w illus., maps. D/w a little creased on top edge of back panel otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4001) £10.00

49. McDermot, James.: Martin Frobisher: Elizabethan privateer. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001. 1st. edn. xvi, 509pp. 10 cold. illus., maps. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4021) £12.00

50. McLynn, Frank.: 1066: the year of the three battles. London: Jonathan Cape, 1998. 1st. edn. xiv, 304pp. B/w illus., maps. D/w with two closed tears and some slight shelf wearotherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 3986) £6.50

51. Ministry of Defence Naval Historical Branch: War with Japan London: HMSO, 1995 1st. edn. 6 vols. in 4 plus 119 maps and plans in four wallets. Numerous b/w photos. and text figures. D/w’s just showing some minimal shelf wear otherwise a very clean, bright set. (Stock ref 2683) £150.00

52. Moore, Lucy.: The Thieves’ Opera: the remarkable lives and deaths of Jonathan Wild, thief-taker and Jack Sheppard, house-breaker. London: Viking, 1997. 1st. edn. xiv, 304pp. B/w illus., end-paper maps. D/w faded on front panel and slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 4030) £0.00

53. Moore, R. I.: The War on Heresy: faith and power in medieval Europe. London: Profile Books, 2012. 1st. edn. xiii, 378pp. 16 cold. and b/w plates, maps. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 3679) £20.00

54. Mphahlele, Es’kia: Es’kia Johannesburg: Kwela Books with Stainbank & Associates, 2002 1st. edn. xxii, 485 pp. Two b/w photos. Edited by James Ogude et al. D/w slightly worn on edges, a very good copy. (Stock ref 2065) £15.00

55. Pallud, Jean Paul.: Blitzkrieg in the West Then and Now. London: After the Battle, 1991. 1st. edn. 640 pp. Numerous b/w photos., maps. Neat ownership signature to ffep. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges and a little faded on spine. A very good copy. (Stock ref 2467) £25.00

56. Partner, Peter.: The Lands of St. Peter: the Papal State in the Middle Ages and early Renaissance. London: Eyre Methuen, 1972. 1st. edn. xxiv, 471pp. B/w illus., maps. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges and a small, closed tear in bottom edge of the front panel. A very good copy. (Stock ref 3940) £30.00

57. Pernoud, Georges & Flaissier, Sabine.: The French Revolution. London: Secker & Warbirg, 1960. 1st. UK edn. 350pp. Preface by Andre Maurois, translated by Robert Graves. Light spotting to edges of text block. D/w very slightly tanned on spine otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4438) £6.50

58. Powers, Thomas: Heisenberg’s War: the secret history of the German bomb New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993 1st. edn. xii, 609 pp. 39 b/w photos. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 2530) £10.00

59. Psellus, Michael: Fourteen Byzantine Rulers: the Chronographia of Michael Psellus Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1966 1st. Penguin edn. 397 pp. Translated with and introduction by E. R. A. Sewter. Pages very slightly browned. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on edges and creased on spine otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 2662) £5.00

60. Raleigh, Sir Walter et al.: Shakespeare’s England: an account of the life and manners of his age. London: Oxford University Press, 1950. Reprint. two vols. xxiv, 546pp, xii, 610pp. Numerous b/w illus., text figures. Includes chapters by Sir Walter Raleigh, J. Alfred Gotch, Percy Simpson, the Hon. Gerald Lascelles and many others. Price-clipped d/w’s showing a liittle shelf wear otherwise a very clean, sound set. (Stock ref 4171) £20.00

61. Rose, Jonathan.: The Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001. 1st. edn. ix, 534pp. Tables. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4026) £12.00

62. Rostovtzeff, M.: The Social and Economic History of the Hellenistic World. London: Oxford University Press, 1959. Reprint. Three Vols. xxiv, 1-602pp, viii, 603-1312pp, vi, 1313-1779pp. 112 b/w illus., text figures. Price-clipped d/w’s tanned on spines otherwise a very clean, sound set. (Stock ref 4172) £75.00

63. Scott, George Ryley.: The History of Torture Throughout the Ages. London: Luxor Press, 1959. 7th impression. xvi, 328pp. Numerous b/w illus., text figures. Some spotting to edges of text block. Dark blue cloth boards with gilt spine lettering. Top corners slightly bumped otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4412) £10.00

64. Scott-Giles, C. Wilfrid.: Civic Heraldry of England and Wales. London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1933. 1st. edn. xiv, 336pp. Numerous text figures by the author. Maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine somewhat rubbed on edges otherwise a clean, sounf copy. (Stock ref 4199) £15.00

65. Strauss, Barry.: The Trojan War: a new history. London: Hutchinson, 2007. 1st. UK edn. xxii, 258pp. B/w photos., maps. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 3989) £6.50

66. Vulliamy, C. E.: The Onslow Family 1528-1874: with some account of their times London: Chapman & Hall, 1953 1st. edn. x, 277 pp. 16 b/w illus. D/w chipped and rubbed on edges with some loss to spine head otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 2411) £15.00

67. Wahlgren, Erik.: The Vikings and America. London: Thames & Hudson, 2000. 1st. P/B edn. 192pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures, maps. Pictorial card covers just a trifle rubbed on bottom corners otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4006) £5.00

68. Warner, Philip.: Dervish: the rise and fall an African empire. Barnsley: Pen & Sword Books, 2010. 1st. edn. 235pp. B/w illus., maps. D/w a fine copy. (Stock ref 4041) £7.50

69. Warren, W. L.: Henry II London: Methuen, 1991 New edn. xvi, 700 pp. B/w illus., maps, text figures. A title in the English Monarchs series. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 2511) £15.00

70. Wiencek, Henry.: An Imperfect God: George Washington, his slaves and the creation of America. London: Macmillan, 2003. 1st. UK edn. (10)404pp. B/w illus. All pp slightly tanned. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 4029) £6.00

71. Willey, Peter: Eagle’s Nest: Ismaili castles in Iran and Syria London: I. B. Tauris in association with The Institute of Ismaili Studies, 2005 1st. UK edn. xxvii, 321 pp. 40 cold. photos., text figures, maps. D/e, a fine copy. (Stock ref 2498) £20.00

72. Wills, Clair.: That Neutral Island: a cultural history of Ireland during the Second World War. London: Faber & Faber, 2007. 1st. edn. x, 502pp. B/w illus. All pp very slightly tanned. D//w very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4388) £10.00

73. Wilson-Smith, Timothy: Joan of Arc: maid, myth and history Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 2006 1st. edn. xviii, 254 pp. B/w illus., maps. D/w very slightly rubbed at spine head otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2457) £10.00

74. Withrington, Donald J. (ed.): Shetland and the Outside World 1469-1969 Oxford: Oxford University Press for the University of Aberdeen, 1983 1st. edn. viii, 239 pp. Eight b/w photos. Includes contributions form Barbara E. Crawford, Gordon Donaldson, Alan Small et al. Aberdeen University Studies series no. 157. D/w faded on spine and slightly scratched on front panel otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 2335) £12.00

75. Woodward, Sir Llewellyn.: Prelude to Modern Europe, 1815-1914. London: Methuen & Co., 1972. 1st. edn. viii, 309pp. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 3931) £5.00

76. Xenophon: A History of my Times Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1966 1st. Penguin edn. 363 pp. Translated with an introduction by Rex Warner. Pictorial card covers slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 2625) £6.00