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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, A Pakeha Maori (Frederick Edward Maning)
1 A Pakeha Maori (Frederick Edward Maning) 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
New Zealand Whitcombe & Tombs 1948 Reprint Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
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 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Times atlas of European history, Almond, Mark; Black, Jeremy; Bereznay, Andras et al
2 Almond, Mark; Black, Jeremy; Bereznay, Andras et al The Times atlas of European history
Times Books 1994 0723006016 / 9780723006015 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
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 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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3 Anon Christmas 1919: Illustrated London News facsimile
New English Library 1970 Facsimile Magazine Good 
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 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Paris Match: Jan - Fev 1970 [no 1078 - 1086], Anon
4 Anon Paris Match: Jan - Fev 1970 [no 1078 - 1086]
France Paris Match 1970 First Edition Hardcover Good 
Clean large format hardback volume tightly bound in brown cloth, ex University library, has a couple of stamps. Contains 9 continuous issues of this magazine, featuring celebrities of the day, e.g. Richard Nixon, Jane Fonda, Catherine Deneuve, Brigitte Bardot, Cassius Clay, Sharon Tate, Georges Pompidou, Jane Birkin et al. Text in French. Heavy item, 3.5kg 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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5 Anon Sudan past and present
The British Museum 2004 First Edition Softcover Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, stapled spine, glossy pictorial covers, no inscriptions, appears little used. 22 pages, illustrations in the text 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6 Anon 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)
Odhams Press Ltd. 1935 First Edition Magazine Poor 
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 Pageant, a Peter Cheyney short story, the first 2 parts of G Men by H Kingsley Long and 'knit your own bathing costume' 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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The centuries: a chronological synopsis of history on the 'space- for- time' method, Anon (J. Hutchinson)
7 Anon (J. Hutchinson) The centuries: a chronological synopsis of history on the 'space- for- time' method
West, Newman & Co. 1897 Second Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
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 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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8 Astor, David (ed) The Observer: 13 November 1966. Dead Sea Scrolls, pre Masada Exhibition issue
Observer Magazine Ltd 1966 First Edition Magazine Good 
Clean and tightly bound magazine, stapled spine, pictorial covers creased and chipped at the edges, no inscriptions. 46 pages, illustrations in the text 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Der Vorgeschichtliche Mensch: Ursprung und Entwickelung des Menschengeschlechtes. Für Gebildete aller Stände., Baer, Wilhelm
9 Baer, Wilhelm Der Vorgeschichtliche Mensch: Ursprung und Entwickelung des Menschengeschlechtes. Für Gebildete aller Stände.
Germany Verlag von Otto Spamer 1874 First Edition Hardcover Good 
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 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Calamities of the World, Banner, Hubert S.
10 Banner, Hubert S. Calamities of the World
Hurst & Blackett 1932 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
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 eruption; Hell loose on the Hooghly; the Albion Colliery disaster; the Chatsworth railway horror; the Iroquois Theatre calamity; the Hook of Holland catastrophe of 1907; the Valparaiso earthquake terror, and R.38's last voyage. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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Their finest hour: saga of India's December Victory, Bhargava, G. S.
11 Bhargava, G. S. Their finest hour: saga of India's December Victory
India Vikas Publishing House 1950 0706901932 / 9780706901931 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket 
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 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Eye Spy: 8 issues broken run between No. 1 (2001) and Vol 3 No. 21 (2003), Birdsall, Mark (ed)
12 Birdsall, Mark (ed) Eye Spy: 8 issues broken run between No. 1 (2001) and Vol 3 No. 21 (2003)
Skipton Eye Spy Publishing Ltd 2001 First Edition Magazine Very Good 
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) 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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13 Brown, Peter The world of late antiquity: AD 150-750
Thames and Hudson Ltd 1989 0500330220 / 9780500330227 Reprint; Second Printing Softcover Good 
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. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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The Holocaust is over; we must rise from its ashes, Burg, Avraham
14 Burg, Avraham The Holocaust is over; we must rise from its ashes
Palgrave Macmillan 2008 0230607527 / 9780230607521 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no marks or inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xviii + 254 pages, notes, index 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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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, Champollion, M. Le Jeune
15 Champollion, M. Le Jeune 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
France Fontfroide 1989 First Paperback Edition Softcover Good 
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 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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16 Clarke, Brian M. (ed) Under cover: cover ups - espionage - covert action. Nos 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 (Dec/Jan, Feb/ Mar, Apr/May, June & July 1993)
Oldham Newsstand Publications 1993 First Edition Magazine Very Good 
5 clean and tightly bound magazines, stapled spines, pictorial covers rubbed at the edges, no inscriptions. 62 pages, illustrations in the text 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Turning points in Australian history, Crotty, Martin & Roberts, David Andrew (eds)
17 Crotty, Martin & Roberts, David Andrew (eds) Turning points in Australian history
Australia UNSW Press 2009 1921410566 / 9781921410567 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. xii + 302 pages, notes, index. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Chinese experience, Dawson, Raymond
18 Dawson, Raymond The Chinese experience
Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1978 0297774034 / 9780297774037 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is partially faded from red to pink at the spine. xxvi + 318 pages, illustrations on 24 plates, map, chronology, notes, bibliography, index. A volume from the 'History of civilisation' series 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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The rise and fall of British India: imperialism as inequality, de Schweinitz, Karl
19 de Schweinitz, Karl The rise and fall of British India: imperialism as inequality
Methuen & Company 1983 0416335403 / 9780416335408 First Paperback Edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, spine faded, no inscriptions, appears little used. x + 276 pages, notes, bibliography, index 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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The colonial Australians, Denholm, David
20 Denholm, David The colonial Australians
Australia Penguin Books Ltd 1979 0140700811 / 9780140700817 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, card covers rubbed at corners, appears little used. xii + 202 pages, illustrations in the text, maps, bibliography, index.; 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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