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The Queen's Beasts., London, Stanford
161 London, Stanford The Queen's Beasts.
London Newman Neame : 1953 Hardcover in Dj Good,some foxing. Good, sl wear to DJ Quarto 
56 pp " An account with new drawings of the heraldic animals which stood at the entrance to Westminster Abbey on the occasion of the Coronation of her majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2 June 1953" 
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Blessed Girl. Memoirs of Victorian Girlhood  1887-1896., Lutyens,  Lady Emily
162 Lutyens, Lady Emily Blessed Girl. Memoirs of Victorian Girlhood 1887-1896.
Lippincott 1954.  Hardcover in DJ.  Note to previous owner glued in from Boston Public Library. Flyleaf missing. Good, despite that and very light foxing to flyleaves./Good dj  Octavo 
340 pp 
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Birth of Rowland. Exchange of Letters 1865 between Robert Lytton and his wife., Lutyens, Lady Emily  edit.
163 Lutyens, Lady Emily edit. Birth of Rowland. Exchange of Letters 1865 between Robert Lytton and his wife.
Rupert Hart Davis 1956 Hardcover in DJ Good/Good Octavo 
246 pp 'Four months' correspondence between Lytton as First Secretary in Lisbon and his wife at home in London preparing for the birth of their first child. ' 
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The Early London Dialect.  Contributions to the history of the dialect of the Middle English period., Mackenzie,  Barbara
164 Mackenzie, Barbara The Early London Dialect. Contributions to the history of the dialect of the Middle English period.
Norwood editions 1977. Hardcover Good Good Octavo 
Reprint of Oxford 1928 edition. 152 pp 
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Pillars of Monarchy An Outline on the Political and Social History of the Royal Guards 1400-1984., Mansel,  Philip
165 Mansel, Philip Pillars of Monarchy An Outline on the Political and Social History of the Royal Guards 1400-1984.
Quartet Books 1984. Hardcover in DJ. Good/Good Quarto 
207 pp "Pillars of the Monarchy' will appeal to both the academic market and the general reader. It presents new facts and a new point of view, based on many years of intensive research, and will delight all those interested in political and social history, in the cultural history of the capitals of Europe, and in uniforms and military history. Above all it will fascinate all readers interested in monarchy.' 
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The Lily and the Lion.  Royal France, Great Britain., Mansell,  Philip
166 Mansell, Philip The Lily and the Lion. Royal France, Great Britain.
. HBJ Press 1980 Hardcover in DJ Good, stamp Quarto 
@175 pp "The two greatest modern empires of the West have undoubtedly been those of France and Great Britain. ...In their attempts to serve the aims of God, Glory, and Gold, French and British colonizers engaged in pursuits both laudable and tawdry, pursuits that brought forth heroism as well as despicable behavior. Now largely vanished, the empires of the French and British provide a revealing study of how much can be achieved--and how much sacrificed --in the name of progress." ' 
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The Industrial Revolution of the Eighteenth Century, an outline of the beginnings of the modern factory system in England., Mantoux, Paul
167 Mantoux, Paul The Industrial Revolution of the Eighteenth Century, an outline of the beginnings of the modern factory system in England.
NY Harcourt Brace : no date @ 1930's Hardcover. Some chipping at head otherwise good. Octavo 
Chapters include : Preparatory Changes, The Old Type of Industry and Its Evolution, Commercial Expansion, The Redistribution of Land, Inventions and Factories, The Beginnings of Machinery in the Textile Industry, The Factories , Coal and Iron, The Steam Engine, The Immediate Consequences, The Factory System and Population, Industrial Capitalism, The Industrial Revolution and Labour, Intervention and Laissez-Faire. 
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History of England during the Thirty Years Peace 1816-1846., Martineau, Harriet
168 Martineau, Harriet History of England during the Thirty Years Peace 1816-1846.
London Charles Knight : 1849. Hardcover Ex-lib, usual lib markings. Rebound in Lib binding. Pages browning, 4 plates have water stains but none of the text nor any of the maps have that damage. I am not certain as to the correct number of maps and plates - couldn't find any information so sold "As Is". Needs a bookbinder's tender mercies. Hinges are tight but title page needs to be tipped back in. Quarto 
Vol 1 only. 599 pp 7 full page plates, 7 large folding maps with boundaries of countries handcolored. Vol 1 covers the years 1815-1830. Martineau was an unusual woman of the early 1800's. She overcame early poverty, various maladies and deafness to publish books on history, philosophy and economy. She numbered among her acquaintances Harry Hallam, Milman, Thomas Malthus, Monckton, Milnes, Sydney Smith, Bulwer, and Thomas Carlyle. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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My Lords and Lady Essex: Their State Trials., Matter,  Joseph Allen
169 Matter, Joseph Allen My Lords and Lady Essex: Their State Trials.
1969. Henry Regnery Hardcover in dj Good/Fair dj, some wear and tears. Used Octavo 
374 pp The Essexes fought among themselves and conspired against their sovereign and ended up with regularity in the law courts. By using many of the surviving documents of the period, in particular State Trial records, the author has reconstructed a fascinating period of English history 
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Catherine of Aragon., Mattingly,  Garrett
170 Mattingly, Garrett Catherine of Aragon.
Little Brown 1941 Hardcover in DJ. Good/Good Small quarto 
477 pp For 24 years she was the wife of Henry VIII. England loved her, Henry loved, respected, and finally feared her. Wolsey hated her.' Twice she saved England, once from invasion, once from civil war. 
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Unknown Essex being a series of unmethodical explorations of the County., Maxwell, Donald
171 Maxwell, Donald Unknown Essex being a series of unmethodical explorations of the County.
GP Putnams : New York 1925. Grey cloth with gilt lettering hardcover. Good Quarto 
204 pp Contents include : The Apotheosis of Mucking Flats, The Lost Lagoon, In The Mountains of Essex , The Forests of Essex, Island Stories , The Legend of "The Three Cups" , The Moated Village, Constable's Country, The Weavers of Dedham, The Ends of Essex etc. 
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Unknown Surrey being a series of unmethodical explorations of the County., Maxwell, Donald
172 Maxwell, Donald Unknown Surrey being a series of unmethodical explorations of the County.
New York GP Putnams : 1924. Green cloth with gilt lettering hardcover. Good Quarto 
210 pp Illustrations in color and black and white. Contents include : Rivers od Eden, Blazed trails, A Wild-Goose Chase ro Chiddingford, A Pastoral of Powder Mills, Literary Surry, Thames-side Surrey, Ugly Ducklings, Surrey Iron, A Day with the Devil, The Lake District of Surrey, The Ghost Roads of Surrey. 
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Rage or Raillery: The Swift Manuscripts  at the Huntington Library., Mayhew.  George
173 Mayhew. George Rage or Raillery: The Swift Manuscripts at the Huntington Library.
The Huntington Library 1967. Hardcover in DJ. Good/Good Octavo 
190 pp 
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174 McLaren, Moray 'By Me' a report upon the apprent discovery of some working notes of William Shakespeare in a sixteenth-century book
London John Redington : 1949. Hardcover. Good Octavo 
67 pp 
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The Squyr of Lowe Degre., Mead, William Edward
175 Mead, William Edward The Squyr of Lowe Degre.
Ginn and Co. 1904. Hardcover Good Octavo 
111 pp "The Albion Series of Anglo-Saxon and Middle English Poetry" 
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Beautiful Britain., Miles, Bernard.
176 Miles, Bernard. Beautiful Britain.
1984 British Heritage Press 0517439298 / 9780517439296 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Quarto 
255 pp 
Price: 10.00 USD
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177 Miller, John. Bourbon and Stuart. Kings and Kingship in France and England in the Seventeenth Century.
Watts 1987. 0531150526 / 9780531150528 Hardcover in DJ. Good/ Good Quarto 
272 pp

" ...( this ) entertaining and scholarly book is a rare comparison of monarchy in France and England during the seventeenth century, showing the weaknesses which led to civil war in both countries, and the resilience which enabled the monarchies to emerge from their respective crises.... 
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The World of Megaliths, Mohen,  Jean-Pierre
178 Mohen, Jean-Pierre The World of Megaliths
Facts on File 1990 Hardcover in DJ Good/Good Quarto 
318 pp 
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The Lighter Side of English Life, Moore,  F. Frankfort
179 Moore, F. Frankfort The Lighter Side of English Life
Boston Le Roy Phillips: @1900's Hardcover. Good Octavo 
285 pp Humorous accounts of English Victorian and Edwardian life from village to provincial town to cathedral town, and from the amateur stage to the croquet lawn. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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The Life of Queen Victoria and the Story of Her Reign., Morris, Charles
180 Morris, Charles The Life of Queen Victoria and the Story of Her Reign.
Scull 1901. Hardcover. Back hinge cracked. Small quarto 
574 pp "Profusely illustrated with reproductions from Orig. Photos, copies of great paintings from the Royal Palaces and Rare Prints." Tribute to England's queen in her domestic and official life and also the life of the king, Edward VII. 
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