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THE LIFE OF THOMAS MORE, Ackroyd, Peter
1 Ackroyd, Peter THE LIFE OF THOMAS MORE
New York Nan A. Talese/Doubleday 1998 0385477090 / 9780385477093 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, New York, 1998. 3rd printing, Fine/Fine/hardcover/book and dust jacket without any defects, Hardcover, 447pgs. Biography of the Catholic martyr/saint, who was beheaded when he refused severing England's ties from the Catholic Church. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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COURT LADY AND COUNTRY WIFE, Betcherman, Lita-Rose
2 Betcherman, Lita-Rose COURT LADY AND COUNTRY WIFE
New York William Morrow 2005 0060762888 / 9780060762889 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 
William Morrow, New York, 2005. 1st printing, Very Good/Very Good/hardcover/minor shelf wear/complete jacket, Hardcover, 384pgs. The lives of two dazzling aristocratic sisters, Lucy and Dorothy Percy, and the social intrigue in 17th Century England. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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THE AGE OF CHIVALRY - THE STORY OF ENGLAND, Bryant, Arthur
3 Bryant, Arthur THE AGE OF CHIVALRY - THE STORY OF ENGLAND
London Collins 1963 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Collins, London, 1963. 1st printing, Very Good/Very Good/hardcover/book clean/complete dust jacket, Hardcover, 576pgs. The second volume of Bryant's Story of England covers the High Middle Age, the reigns of Edward I, Richard II and more. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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THE QUEST FOR BECKET'S BONES - THE MYSTERY OF THE RELICS OF ST THOMAS BECKET OF CANTERBURY, Butler, John
4 Butler, John THE QUEST FOR BECKET'S BONES - THE MYSTERY OF THE RELICS OF ST THOMAS BECKET OF CANTERBURY
New Haven Yale University Press 1995 0300061153 / 9780300061154 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 
Yale University Press, New Haven, 1995. 1st printing, VG/VG/hardcover/book without defects/jacket complete with crease, Hardcover, 180pgs. The story of the quest for St Thomas Becket's bones over eight centuries including new evidence recently come to light. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 31.00 USD
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SIR WALTER RALEIGH - THAT DAMNED UPSTART, Chidsey, Donald Barr
5 Chidsey, Donald Barr SIR WALTER RALEIGH - THAT DAMNED UPSTART
New York The John Day Company 1931 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 
The John Day Company, New York, 1931. not stated printing, VG/VG-/some chipping to dust jacke spine and front cover, Hardcover, 315pgs. Biography of the gambler, adventure, privateer, soldier, poet, courtier, explorer, scholar and dandy. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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THE ORDEAL OF ELIZABETH MARSH - A WOMAN IN WORLD HISTORY, Colley, Linda
6 Colley, Linda THE ORDEAL OF ELIZABETH MARSH - A WOMAN IN WORLD HISTORY
New York Pantheon Books 2007 037542153X / 9780375421532 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Pantheon Books, New York, 2007. 1st ed, 1st printing, Fine/Fine/hardcover/book and dust jacket without any defects, Hardcover, 363pgs. Elizabeth Marsh (1735-1785) was the first woman to carry out extensive explorations in eastern and southern India. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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7 Duffy, Christopher THE '45 BONNIE PRINCE CHARLIE AND THE UNTOLD STORY OF THE JACOBITE RISING
London Cassell 2003 0304355259 / 9780304355259 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Cassell, London, 2003. 1st printing, Fine/Fine/hardcover/book clean/complete dust jacket, Hardcover, 639pgs. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8 Kenyon, John and Ohlmeyer, Jane THE CIVIL WARS A MILITARY HISTORY OF ENGLAND SCOTLAND AND IRELAND 1638-1660
New York Oxford University Press 1998 019866222X / 9780198662228 Hardcover Fine Fine 
Oxford University Press, New York, 1998. 1st printing, Fine/Fine/hardcover/book clean/complete dust jacket, Hardcover, 391pgs. For over ten years English forces gradually overcame Irish and Scottish resistance. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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GHOSTS OF EMPIRE BRITAIN'S LEGACIES IN THE MODERN WORLD, Kwarteng, Kwasi
9 Kwarteng, Kwasi GHOSTS OF EMPIRE BRITAIN'S LEGACIES IN THE MODERN WORLD
New York Public Affairs 2011 1610391209 / 9781610391207 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Public Affairs, New York, 2011. 1st ed, 1st printing, Fine/Fine/hardcover/book clean/complete dust jacket, Hardcover, 466pgs. A compelling and important history of the British Empire and the problems the British left behind as it declined. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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WHY SPENCER PERCEVAL HAD TO DIE THE ASSASSINATION OF A BRITISH PRIME MINISTER, Linklater, Andro
10 Linklater, Andro WHY SPENCER PERCEVAL HAD TO DIE THE ASSASSINATION OF A BRITISH PRIME MINISTER
New York Walker & Company 2012 9780802779964 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Walker & Company, New York, 2012. 1st ed, 1st printing, Fine/Fine/hardcover/book clean/complete dust jacket, Hardcover, 296pgs. Perceval favord war with the United States in 1812, ruined the economy by imposing high taxes, and suppressed the slave trade. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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ANGEVIN ENGLAND 1154-1258, Mortimer, Richard
11 Mortimer, Richard ANGEVIN ENGLAND 1154-1258
Oxford Blackwell Publishers 1994 0613163883 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 
Blackwell Publishers, Oxford, 1994. 1st printing, VG+/VG+, Hardcover, 266pgs. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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12 Oates, Jonathan SWEET WILLIAM OR THE BUTCHER? THE DUKE OF COMBERLAND AND THE '45
Great Britain Pen & Sword 2008 1844157547 / 9781844157549 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Pen & Sword, Great Britain, 2008. 1st printing, Fine/Fine/hardcover/book clean/complete dust jacket, Hardcover, 196pgs. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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13 Plank, Geoffrey REBELLION AND SAVAGERY THE JACOBITE RISING OF 1745 AND THE BRITISH EMPIRE
Philadelphia Univ. of Pennsylvania Press 2006 9780812238982 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 2006. 1st printing, Fine/Fine/hardcover/book clean/complete dust jacket, Hardcover, 259pgs. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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FROM DOMESDAY BOOK TO MAGNA CARTA 1087-1216 - THE OXFORD HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. 3, Poole, A.L.
14 Poole, A.L. FROM DOMESDAY BOOK TO MAGNA CARTA 1087-1216 - THE OXFORD HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. 3
London Oxford University Press 1964 2nd Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Oxford University Press, London, 1964. 2nd ed, 2nd printing, Fine/Fine/hardcover/both book and dust jacket without defects, Hardcover, 541pgs. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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THE PRINCE AND THE INFANTA THE CULTURAL POLITICS OF THE SPANISH MATCH, Redworth, Glyn
15 Redworth, Glyn THE PRINCE AND THE INFANTA THE CULTURAL POLITICS OF THE SPANISH MATCH
New Haven Yale University Press 2003 0300101988 / 9780300101980 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Yale University Press, New Haven, 2003. 1st printing, Fine/Fine/hardcover/book clean/complete dust jacket, Hardcover, 200pgs. On 7 March 1623 the prince of Wales and the duke of Buckingham begin one of the most bizarre episodes in British history. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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A HISTORY OF BRITAIN - VOLUME II - THE WARS OF THE BRITISH 1603 - 1776, Schama, Simon
16 Schama, Simon A HISTORY OF BRITAIN - VOLUME II - THE WARS OF THE BRITISH 1603 - 1776
New York Hyperion 2001 0786867523 / 9780786867523 Hardcover Fine Fine 
Hyperion, New York, 2001. 1st printing, Fine/Fine/hardcover/book clean/complete dust jacket, Hardcover, 544pgs. The histories of Britain's civil wars, conflicts between Ireland, England, and Scotland and between parliament and crown. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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BATTLES IN BRITAIN 1066-1746 - TWO VOLUMES IN ONE, Seymour, William
17 Seymour, William BATTLES IN BRITAIN 1066-1746 - TWO VOLUMES IN ONE
Great Britain Wordsworth Editions 1998 1853266728 / 9781853266720 Softcover Very Good Book 
Wordsworth Editions, Great Britain, 1998. Reprint ed, VG/softcover, Softcover, 463pgs. A detailed account of all the major battles fought on British soil from 1066 to 1746. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 14.95 USD
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18 Stubbs, John REPROBATES THE CAVALIERS OF THE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR
New York W.W. Norton and Company 2011 0393068803 / 9780393068801 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fine 
W.W. Norton and Company, New York, 2011. 1st ed, 1st printing, Very Good+/Fine/hardcover/book clean/complete dust jacket, Hardcover, 549pgs. The vibrant cast of characters that was at the center of the English Civil War. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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A SHORT HISTORY OF BRITISH EXPANSION THE MODERN EMPIRE AND COMMONWEALTH, Williamson, James A.
19 Williamson, James A. A SHORT HISTORY OF BRITISH EXPANSION THE MODERN EMPIRE AND COMMONWEALTH
London Macmillan & Co Ltd 1958 4th Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Macmillan & Co Ltd, London, 1958. 4th ed, Very Good/Very Good/hardcover/book clean/price clipped jacket, Hardcover, 388pgs. Packed with care and shipped promptly. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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