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161 FRASER, Antonia. The Gunpowder Plot: Terror and Faith in 1605.
1996 
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London. 1996. First edition. Hardback with DW. xxxv + 347 pages. Colour and b/w plates; genealogical tables and map; index. Small ownership label to title-page. A very clean, sound copy. 75563 
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162 FRASER, George MacDonald. The Steel Bonnets. The Story of the Anglo-Scottish Border Reivers. (SIGNED).
Harper Collins, London. 1989 
Reprint. Paperback. SIGNED by the author to title page with no inscriptions. Covers slightly shelf worn, fore-edges and endpapers lightly foxed o/w VG+. 67852 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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163 FREEMAN, Joseph. Job. The Story of a Holocaust Survivor.
Praeger Publications. New York. 1996 
First edition. DW. Maps. Photographs. 130pp. A Near Fine copy. 68614 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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164 FREEMAN, Rosemary. English Emblem Books.
Chatto and Windus. London. 1948 
First edition. DW. xiv, 256pp. Frontis. + 31 b/w plates. Lovely gilt vignette to upper bd. of thistle encircled by a snake. Pp.71 to pp.74 detached, pp.199 to pp.202 almost detached. E/ps sl. browned. Wrapper soiled, spine sunned, extremities nicked, torn and rubbed o/w VG-/VG-. A scarce title. 8929 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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165 FRENKEL, Erwin. The Press and Politics in Israel. The Jerusalem Post from 1932 to the Present.
Greenwood Press. New York 1994 
First edition. Review copy. Blue boards. 186pp. A very clean copy. No wrapper. Relevant misc. loosely inserted. VG+. 62465 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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166 FRIEDLANDER, Saul. Nazi Germany and the Jews: The Years of Persecution 1933-1939.
Phoenix, London. 1998 
Paperback. 436 pages. Index. Bookseller's stickers to front and back of cover. VG 68821 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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167 FROUDE, James Anthony. English Seamen in the Sixteenth Century. Lectures Delivered at Oxford Easter Terms 1893-4.
Longman, Green and Co. London. 1909 
Prize binding. Handsomely bound in blue calf , gilt decorations to compartments, contrasting label. Upper board bordered in gilt with Sandecotes School crest to upper board. Inner dentelles. Marbled end papers and edges. Bookplate to paste down. Some very slight foxing to end papers o/w a very lovely copy. 64206 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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168 FURNAS, J. C. The Life and Times of The Late Demon Run.
1965 
W. H. Allen. 1965. First edition. Hardback with DW. Wrapper is price clipped and a little rubbed along edges. A clean and sound copy. 72645 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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169 GALE, General Sir Richard. Kings at Arms. The Use and Abuse of Power in the Great Kingdoms of the East.
Hutchinson, London. 1971 
First edition. DW. 211pp. Index. Extremities of wrapper worn esp. top edge which has 4cm tear; spine sunned. VG/Good. ISBN 0 09 197950 0 45220 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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170 GARCIA, Luis Britto. Sir Walter Raleigh. Discovering The Wealthy, Great And Elegant Pirate of El Dorado.
Real Caribbean Treasury, Colombia. 2015 
First Edition. English. No DW issued. Textured brown cloth with embossed initials WR on upper board - no text to spine. Tall slim 8vo. Colour illustrations. 107pp. A handsome volume. Nr Fine. 69331 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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171 GARDINER, Juliet and WENBORN, Neil (Editors). The History Today Companion to British History
Collins and Brown, London. 1995 
Reprint. DW. 840 pages. Text in two columns. Nr. Fine in wrapper that is very slightly sunned to spine. 69752 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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172 GATHORNE-HARDY, G.M. A Short History of International Affairs 1920-1939. Third Revised Edition to the Outbreak of War.
Oxford University Press, London. 1947 
No DW. Blue boards, gilt type to spine. 514pp inc index. Boards slightly scuffed and corners bumped. Foxing to medges and endpapers, and some pages at rear of text. VG+ 61931 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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173 GIBBON, Edward. The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. With Memoirs of His Life and Writings, Composed by Himself....By John, Lord Sheffield. London University Edition - Complete in One Volume. BOUND IN HALF CALF.
George Berger. London. N.d. (c.1870) 
Small 4to. xxxix, 492pp. Text in two columns. Engraved portrait frontis. with tissue guard, both foxed. Bound in 19th century half polished dark maroon calf gilt, sl. worn at extremities, marbled boards rubbed. A clean and sound copy. VG+. 62331 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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174 GIFFORD, John [Ed.] The History of France. In Four Volumes. From the Earliest Times, to the Present Important Era. From the French of Velly, Villaret, Garnier, Mezeray, Daniel, and other eminent historians; with Notes, Critical and Explanatory; by John Gifford.
W. Locke, London. 1791-4 
In four volumes. First edition in English. 4to. Vol. I: 586pp + [16]pp. Index, Very attractive engraved frontis with fold-out description at base, 11 plates; Vol. II: 652pp + [16]pp. Index, 8 plates; Vol. III: 652pp + [12]pp. Index, 7 plates; Vol: IV: 718pp + [24]pp. index + [2]pp. binders directions for plates. 20 out of 23 plates, (3 missing) and lacks folding map frontis. Bound in contemporary full brown calf. Extremities sl. rubbed and worn, spine of Vol. III retains much of the contrasting black lettering pieces but these are lacking from spines of other vols. Generally a sound set. 40916 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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175 GIFFORD, John. The Reign of Louis the Sixteenth; and Complete History of the French Revolution. With Notes, Critical and Explanatory.
C. Lowndes. London. 1794 
Large Quarto. Both contemporary boards detatched. 26 portraits. 2 foldout maps. 805 + 28 + 6pp. including Appendix and Index. Some occasional browning to edges otherwise a very clean copy. 37155 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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176 GIILBERT, Martin. Exile and Return. The Emergence of Jewish Statehood.
Weidefeld & Nicolson. London. 1978 
DW. 364pp. Illustrations. A clean copy in wrapper that ischipped with portions missing. VG/G-. 62469 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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177 GILBERT, Martin. British History Atlas. (SIGNED) Cartography by Arthur Banks.
Weidenfeld and Nicolson. London. 1968 
First Edition. DW. SIGNED presentation copy from the author to his friend and colleague Tom Hartman. "To Tom and Wendy belatedly but not unenthusiastically from Martin." 118pp. Illustrated with a map to each page. Pages slightly browned o/w VG+/VG. in bright but slightly soiled and chipped wrapper. 47969 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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178 GILDEA, Robert. Marianne in Chains. Daily Life in the Heart of France during the German Occupation.
Picador 2004 
Paperback edition. 507pp. Maps. Photographs. A Near Fine copy. Unread. 68579 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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179 GINIO, Ruth. French Colonialism Unmasked. The Vichy Years in French West Africa.
University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln. 2006 
First edition. DW. xviii, 243pp. Lovely clean copy. FINE in wrapper. ISBN 0803222122. 43143 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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180 GIRTIN, Thomas. The Golden Ram. A Narrative History of the Clothworkers' Company 1528-1958.
Worshipful Company of Clothworkers, London. 1958. 
Second edition. Blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt crest to upper. 364pp. B/w plates. Index. Bds. sl. rubbed. VG+ 33076 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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