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MEDIEVAL DEATH : RITUAL AND REPRESENTATION

By: Binski, P.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: British Museum Press: 1996

Seller ID: 57843

ISBN: 0714105619

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; light crease to one page otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. First edition. ; The social and cultural issues involved with death and dying in Europe from the end of the Roman Empire to the early sixteenth century. Attitudes to death, burial ritual and mortuary practice. With 11 colour and 89 b/w illustrations. ; 224 pages View more info

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THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE 1781-1997

By: Brendon, P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 2007

Seller ID: 61643

ISBN: 0224062220

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages (low quality paper) otherwise good in lightly creased dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 793 pages View more info

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THEY DIDN’T WANT TO DIE VIRGINS: SEX AND MORALE IN THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE WESTERN FRONT 1914-1918

By: Cherry, B.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Helion & Company Ltd.: 2016

Seller ID: 52370

ISBN: 1910777706

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00.; The soldiers’ sex life in detail, exploring its impact on morale and placing it the context of both pre-war civilian morality and the army’s historic policy on sex. A vivid picture of the seedier aspects of life behind the front. Illustrated. ; 256 pages View more info

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MILITIA LISTS AND MUSTERS 1757-1876 : A DIRECTORY OF HOLDINGS IN THE BRITISH ISLES (THIRD EDITION)

By: Gibson, J. & Medlycott, M.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Federation of Family History Societies: 1994

Seller ID: 58273

ISBN: 1872094821

Condition: Very Good


Booklet; very good in card covers. ; 48 pages View more info

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MARTIN'S HUNDRED

By: Hume, I. N.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 1982

Seller ID: 59147

ISBN: 0575031786

Condition: Fair in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; exlib; usual library stamps and lables; pages untrimmed, blemish to edge of pages otherwise good in wrinkled and creased dustjacket. ; A lost British settlement in Virginia rediscovered. Personal account of the history, excavation and finds from the early colonial settlement. Illustrated. ; 343 pages View more info

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DOCTORS AND DISEASES IN THE ROMAN EMPIRE

By: Jackson, R.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: British Museum Publications Ltd.: 1988

Seller ID: 59150

ISBN: 0714113905

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; very good in torn, creased and price-clipped dustjacket. ; How medicine was practiced in the Roman Empire. Illustrated. ; 207 pages View more info

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THE MIDDLE CLASS - A HISTORY

By: James, L.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Little, Brown: 2006

Seller ID: 61642

ISBN: 0316861200

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; spine a little pulled (due to weight of pages) light foxing to edge of pages (low quality paper) otherwise good in lightly creased dustjacket. ; A history of the British middle class from the 1300s to the mid-2000s. Illustrated. ; 690 pages View more info

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AUSTERITY BRITAIN 1945-51

By: Kynaston, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2007

Seller ID: 51457

ISBN: 0747594902

Condition: Good


Paperback; good in creased card covers. ; A social history of Britain in the six years after the Second World War. The impact of the war and its effects on British society. Illustrated. ; 692 pages View more info

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FIRST WORLD WAR UNIFORMS : LIVES, LOGISTICS, AND LEGACY IN BRITISH ARMY UNIFORM PRODUCTION 1914-1918

By: Price-Rowe, C.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2018

Seller ID: 59281

ISBN: 1473833892

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price. ; A history of the making, moving, wearing and repair of British Army uniforms during the First World War. Illustrated. ; 232 pages View more info

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A POX ON THE PROVINCES: PROCEEDINGS OF THE 12TH ANNUAL CONGRESS OF THE BRITISH SOCIETY FOR THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE

By: Rolls, R. , Guy, J. , & Guy, J. R. (edited. )

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Bath University Press: 1990

Seller ID: 55523

ISBN: 0861971124

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Articles include: Eighteenth Century Medics; Medical Apprentices in Eighteenth Century England; the Nineteenth Century Domestic Medicine Chest. Illustrated. ; 222 pages View more info

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A PRINTER'S DOZEN: THE FIRST BRITISH PRINTING CENTRES TO 1557, AFTER WESTMINSTER AND LONDON

By: Sessions, W. K.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: William Sessions Ltd: 1983

Seller ID: 30610

ISBN: 0900657723

Condition: Fine


'Greenback Series'. Volume 1. Paperback; fine in card covers. Revised edition. ; Printing centres after London and before 1557- Oxford. St. Albans, Edinburgh, York, Cambridge, Tavistock, Abingdon, Canterbury, Ipswich, Worcester, Dublin, St. Andrews, Montgrace Priory; includes 24 pages of facsimiles. ; 116 pages View more info

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HISTORIC FAIRGROUND SCENES

By: Ware, M. E.

Price: £9.99

Publisher: Landmark Publishing: 2005

Seller ID: 38645

ISBN: 1843061821

Condition: New


New paperback copies. ; A pictorial study with captions featuring British rides, shows and waggons from the late 1800s to the 1920s. ; 96 pages View more info