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Transactions of the Royal Historical Society. Fourth Series Volume XIV.
London: Offices of the Society, 1931.
Tall 8vo., cloth, 314pp. Fine.
Topics include, "Forfeitures and Treason in 1388," "Borough Business of a Suffolk Town," "English Architecture in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries," "The Elibank Plot."

Was: $50     Sale Price: $25.00     Book Number: 19139         Order / Enquire



Transactions of the Royal Historical Society Fourth Series Volume XV.
London: Offices of the Society, 1932.
Tall 8vo., cloth, 334pp. Fine.
Articles include, "William of Ely," "Wilkin's Concilia and the Fifteenth Century," "Edumnd Dudley, Minister of Henry VII," "Secret Service Under Charles II."

Was: $50     Sale Price: $25.00     Book Number: 19140         Order / Enquire


DE RIENCOURT, Amaury.
Roof of the World. Tibet, Key to Asia.
New York: Rinehart & Co., (1950). First edition.
Cloth, 322pp. A nice copy.


Was: $45     Sale Price: $22.50     Book Number: 12198         Order / Enquire


FEUCHTWANGER, E.J.
Democracy and Empire. Britain 1865-1914.
(London): Edwin Arnold, (1985). First edition.
Cloth, 408pp. Fine in d/w.


Was: $30     Sale Price: $15.00     Book Number: 3760         Order / Enquire


. SMITH, Anthony.
Blind White Fish In Persia.
London: Reader's Union, 1954.
Cloth, 231pp. Fine in d/w.


Was: $45     Sale Price: $22.50     Book Number: 12805         Order / Enquire


AKENSIDE, Mark.
The Poetical Works of......
London: Bell and Daldy, nd. (186-?)
12mo., conf. green half morocco, marble boards, raised bands, xci, (1)-312pp. A nice copy.


Was: $100     Sale Price: $50.00     Book Number: 12826         Order / Enquire


ALDRIDGE, James.
Cairo.
Toronto: Little Brown and Company, (1969). First edition.
Cloth, 370pp. Fine in d/w.
The story of Cairo from the early days six thousand years ago to the time when this work was published. A fascinating account, written by someone who has lived in Cairo for many years.

Was: $60     Sale Price: $30.00     Book Number: 8688         Order / Enquire


ALLCHIN, F.R.
Neolithic Cattle-Keepers of South India. A Study of the Deccan Ashmounds.
Cambridge: University Press, 1963. First edition.
Sm. 4to., cloth, (189)pp. Fine in a discoloured but o/w very nice d/w.


Was: $85     Sale Price: $42.50     Book Number: 14759         Order / Enquire


ALTER, Stephen.
All the Way to Heaven. An American Boyhood in the Himalayas.
New York: Henry Holt, (1997). First edition.
Cloth backed boards, 319pp. Fine in d/w.


Was: $50     Sale Price: $25.00     Book Number: 10666         Order / Enquire


ALUWIHARE, Richard.
The Kandy Esala Perahera with a reference to the Raja Perahera to be held in Kandy in connection with the Royal Visit.
(Ceylon: Ceylon Daily News, 1952). First edition.
Tall 8vo., cloth, 27pp. A nice copy.


Was: $50     Sale Price: $25.00     Book Number: 12695         Order / Enquire


ANON.
Iran.
NP: no publisher, nd. (196-?)
Cloth, 59pp. A nice copy in a very good d/w.


Was: $35     Sale Price: $17.50     Book Number: 11002         Order / Enquire


ASHER, Michael.
A Desert Dies.
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1986). First U.S. edition.
Cloth, 330pp. Fine in d/w.
A first hand account of the drought in the Sudan from 1982 to 1985, while the author was living with the Kababish, a nomadic tribe of the Sahara desert.

Was: $65     Sale Price: $32.50     Book Number: 10759         Order / Enquire


ATWOOD, Margaret and Joyce Barkhouse.
Anna's Pet. Illustrated by Ann Blades.
Toronto: Lorimer, 1980. First edition, wrapper issue.
Glossy wrappers, (32)pp. Fine. A juvenile.


Was: $75     Sale Price: $37.50     Book Number: 18439         Order / Enquire


BAIN, F.W.
The Indian Stories of F.W. Bain. A Mine of Faults.
London: (The Riccardi Press, (1914). First of this edition.
Tall 8vo., cloth backed boards, xviii, 94pp. Near fine in a very good d/w.


Was: $50     Sale Price: $25.00     Book Number: 14450         Order / Enquire


BARBER, Noel.
From the Land of the Lost Continent. The Dalai Lama's Fight for Tibet.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1970. First U.S. edition.
Cloth, 235pp. Fine in d/w.
An account of the Dalai Lama's struggles before his expulsion from Tibet in 1959.

Was: $65     Sale Price: $32.50     Book Number: 12197         Order / Enquire


BARKER, Ernest. (editor).
The Character of England.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, (1947). Reprint.
Cloth, 595pp. Spine a bit faded o/w a nice copy.


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BEATTIE, James.
The Poetical Works of.......
London: Bell and Daldy, nd. (185-?)
12mo., cont. green half morocco, marble boards, raised bands, lxxvi, (1)-244pp. A fine copy.


Was: $75     Sale Price: $37.50     Book Number: 12827         Order / Enquire


BEATTY, Charles.
His Country Was The World. A Study of Gordon of Khartoum.
London: Chatto & Windus, 1954. First edition.
Cloth, 296pp. Spine faded at foot o/w a nice copy in d/w which is faded on the spine.
A biography of Gordon of Khartoum.

Was: $60     Sale Price: $30.00     Book Number: 11555         Order / Enquire


BEATTY, Charles.
Ferdinand De Lesseps. A biographical Study.
London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, (1956). Second impression.
Cloth, 334pp. Name o/w a nice copy in a very good d/w.
An account of De Lesseps and the Suez Canal project.

Was: $35     Sale Price: $17.50     Book Number: 14711         Order / Enquire


BERRY, Scott.
A Stranger in Tibet. The Adventures of a Wandering Zen Monk.
Tokyo: Kodansha International, (1989). First edition.
Cloth, 314pp. Fine in d/w.


Was: $50     Sale Price: $25.00     Book Number: 9291         Order / Enquire


BHATIA, Pratipal.
The Paramaras. (c. 800-1305 A.D.).
New Delhi: Munshiram Manoharlal, (1970). First edition.
Cloth, 443pp. Spine faded o/w a nice copy in a slightly rubbed d/w.
History of the Paramaras and the territories ruled over by them.

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BIRKENHEAD, Lord.
Fifty Famous Fights In Fact and Fiction Selected, and with an Introduction by .....
London: Cassell and Company, (1932).
Cloth, 384pp. A near fine copy.


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BISCH, Jorgen.
Behind the Veil in Arabia.
New York: E.P. Dutton, (1962). First U.S. edition.
Cloth, 148pp. Fine in d/w with wear to extremities.
Bisch travelled many regions of the Hadramaut and Saudi Arabia disguised as an Arab, sometimes wearing contact lenses to transform his blue eyes to brown. Sewn into his clothing was a miniature camera with which he was able to take his remarkable photographs.

Was: $50     Sale Price: $25.00     Book Number: 11528         Order / Enquire


BISHOP, John Melville.
An Ever-Changing Place. A Year Among the Snow Monkeys and Sherpas in the Himalayas.
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1978). First edition.
Cloth backed boards, 190pp. A nice copy in a very good d/w.


Was: $45     Sale Price: $22.50     Book Number: 11916         Order / Enquire


BLANCH, Lesley.
Pavillons of the Heart.
New York: Putnam's, (1974). First edition.
Tall 8vo., cloth, 192pp. A nice copy in a near fine d/w.


Was: $65     Sale Price: $32.50     Book Number: 9306         Order / Enquire


BLAXLAND, Gregory.
Objective: Egypt.
(London): Frederick Muller, (1966). First edition.
Cloth, 320pp. Fine in d/w with wear to the spine ends.


Was: $35     Sale Price: $17.50     Book Number: 26912         Order / Enquire


BLOOMFIELD, Robert.
Wild Flowers; Or, Pastoral and Local Poetry.
London: Printed For vernor, Hood, and Sharpe, Poultry; and ...... 1806. First edition.
Sm. 8vo., full cont. calf, x, 132pp. Outer front hinge cracked o/w a very good copy.


Was: $200     Sale Price: $100.00     Book Number: 12829         Order / Enquire


BLYTHE, Ronald.
Portrait of an English Village.
New York: Pantheon Books, (nd).
A nice copy in d/w.


Was: $25     Sale Price: $12.50     Book Number: 13654         Order / Enquire


BODINGTON, Nicholas.
The Awakening Sahara.
(London): Andre Deutsch, (1961). First edition.
Cloth, 175pp. Near fine in a nice d/w.
Discussion of the development of the Sahara, with all the complex political, financial and scientific questions to which its exploitation gives rise.

Was: $45     Sale Price: $22.50     Book Number: 9657         Order / Enquire


BOLITHO, Hector.
Royal Progress One Hundred Years of British Monarchy.
London: B.T. Batsford, (1937). First edition.
Cloth, 120, 32pp.ads. Inscription o/w very good in a worn d/w.


Was: $50     Sale Price: $25.00     Book Number: 26928         Order / Enquire


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