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61 BROOK-SHEPHERD, Gordon. The Austrians: A Thousand-Year Odyssey. SIGNED FIRST EDITION
1996 
First edition. HarperCollins, London. 1996. xxiv + 483 pages. Maps. B/w photograph plates. Index. Signed by author on title-page. A lovely copy, very clean and sound. 79584 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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62 BROSTOFF, Anita with CHAMOVITZ, Sheila. (Ed.) Flares of Memories. Stories of childhood during the holocaust.
Oxford University Press. 2001 
First edition. DW. 344pp. Photographs. Very minor shelf wear to wrapper. NearFine in wrapper. 68619 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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63 BROWNING, Christopher R, HOLLANDER, Richard S, TEC, Nechama. Every Day Lasts a Year. A Jewish Family's Correspondence from Poland.
Weidenfield and Nicolson 2007 
First edition. DW. Portrait frontis. 285pp. A Near Fine copy in wrapper. 68548 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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64 BROWNING, Christopher R. Collected Memories. Holocaust History and Postwar Testimony.
University of Wisconsin Press. 2004 
Paperback. 105pp. A very clean copy. VG+. 68851 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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65 BROWNING, Christopher R. Remembering Survival. Inside a Nazi Slave-Labor Camp.
W.W. Norton & Company, New York. 2010 
First edition. DW. Maps. Photographs. 375pp. A Near Fine copy in wrapper. 68518 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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66 BRUMWELL, Stephen. George Washington. Gentleman Warrior.
Quercus, London. 2012 
First edition. DW. Black cloth, gilt type to spine. 498pp. Colour plates. Maps. Index. Nr. Fine ISBN 978 1 84916 546 4 42806 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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67 BRUNNING, D., GIBBS, E., LEARNER, M., WILLIAMS, N., YOUNG, C. Llantwit Major. Aspects of its History. Volume 10. November 2010. Articles based on the Archive, Research and Lectures of Llantwit Major Local History Society.
Llantwit Major Local History Society. 2010 
First edition. Paperback. Colour and b/w illustrations. Covers very slightly soiled o/w contents clean and fresh. VG+. 61540 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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68 BRYANT, Arthur. Historian's Holiday.
Dropmore Press, London. 1946 
Blue cloth, gilt type to spine and small gilt griffin (?) to upper board. 84pp. Edition limited to 550 copies, this being number 77. Spine dulled, extremities a little bumped. VG 63023 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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69 BUCHAN, John. The Marquis of Montrose.
1913 
Thomas Nelson, London. 1913. First edition. Hardback, no DW. Original blue buckram, gilt. B&w plates, all present, protected by tissue guards. 333pp. Front free endpaper missing. Pages a little browned and foxed in places. Boards bumped and lightly spotted with sunned spine. Otherwise a clean and sound copy. 80659 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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70 BUDGE, E.A. Wallis. The Mummy. The secrets of ancient Egypt's funereal amulets and scarabs, idols and mummy-making, and how to read hieroglyphics.
Collier Books, New York. 1972 
Paperback. 404pp. Illustrations throughout. Index. Sl. wear and creasing to cover and spine. VG 58747 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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71 BULLOUGH, John. Vol. I & II: Speeches and Letters, Vol. III: Letters & Verse. Three Volumes. Printed for Private Circulation.
Manchester. 1892 
3 vols. Bound by Palmer and Howe. Blue morocco, gilt, vignette to upper bd. A.e.g. Inner dentelles. Bookplate. Portrait frontis. with tissue guard. Silk ribbon. Spine sl. faded, bds. sl. scuffed. Internally a very clean set. John Bullough was one of the Great Lancashire textile manufacturers. His father perfected several textile machines and joined John Howard in 1856 to create the 'Howard and Bullough' textile empire. His son John, joined the company in 1859. These books were produced by the authors wife for family and friends to enjoy, and as a Historical Record, along with the poems he wrote while out walking in the Scottish Highlands, showing his love of nature. 32970 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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72 BURKE, J. Bernard. The Historic Lands of England.
E. Churton, London. 1848 
First edition. Large 8vo. xxxii, 170pp. Frontis. + 13 full page ills. + 4 text ills. Orig. red cloth, gilt to spine. Boards tooled in blind, sl. soiled and dulled. Bd. extremities worn and rubbed, esp. to head and tail of spine which is frayed. Prelims foxed, bookplate to f/pastedown, with some occ. light foxing throughout o/w contents sound. 18845 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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73 BURLAND, C.A. The Gods of Mexico.
Eyre and Spottiswoode, London. 1967 
First edition. DW. 219pp. B/w photograph plates. Index. DW sl. chipped and torn to extremities. VG/VG- 57750 
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74 BURNET, Bishop. STACKHOUSE, Thomas. An Abridgment of Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Times.
J. Smith. London. 1724 
First edition. A lovely copy. xvi, 422pp. + [12]pp contents and [3]pp. table of chief characters. Engraved frontis. displaying portraits of 7 royals, vignette engraving to title with very attractively engraved head and tail-pieces and initial letters. Bound in half brown calf gilt, sl. rubbed at edges, attractive marbled boards. Inscriptions to endpapers, inner hinge partially visible but strong. Some pages browned o/w a clean and sound copy. 66268 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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75 BURROW, John. A History of Histories. Epics, Chroinicles, Romances and Inquiries from Herodotus and Thucydides to the Twentieth Century.
2007 
Penguin, Allen Lane, London. 2007. First edition, first issue. Large 8vo. Hardback. No DW issued. Black boards, white lettering. 553pp. Minor marks to lower edge of boards, o/w a very clean and fresh copy. 79682 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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76 BUTLER, Iris. Rule of Three. Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough, and her companions in power.
Hodder and Stoughton. London. 1967 
First edition. DW. SIGNED by author. Illustrations. VG+/VG+. 44274 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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77 BYRNE, L. S. R. & E. L. CHURCHILL. The Eton Book of the River. With Some Account of the Thames and The Evolution of Boat-Racing.
Alden & Blackwell. Eton. 1952 
Second edition. No DW. 4to. xvi, 228pp. incl. index. Frontis. + 63 plates. Original orange cloth gilt, spine sl. faded. Contents clean and sound. VG+ 26803 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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78 BYRNE, L. S. R. and E.L. CHURCHILL. Changing Eton. A Survey of Conditions based on the History of Eton since the Royal Commission of 1862-64.
Jonathan Cape. London. 1937 
First edition. No DW. ix, 278pp. Large fold-out photographic frontis., 2 folding maps. Inscript. to ffe/p. Original blue cloth gilt. VG+. 18442 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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79 BYRON, Reginald. Sea Change: A Shetland Society, 1970-1979.
1986 
Institute of Social and Economic Research, St John's, Newfoundland. 1986. Paperback. 164 pages. Extremities a little rubbed. 81683 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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80 BYRON, Robert. The Byzantine Achievement. An Historical Perspective AD 330 - 1453.
Russell and Russell, New York. 1964 
Reissue. No DW. Grey boards, faded type to spine. ex-library copy, with usual stamps and marks. b&w illustrations. 346pp inc index. Boards a little bumped. Fore-edge roughcut. Interior very clean. A very nice copy. VG+ 64689 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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