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The College of William and Mary, 1989. First edition. A near fine copy with only superficial wear to the stiff card wraps. This is a heavy book so additional postage may apply. Please enquire for an estimate.

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* This lavishly illustrated history of the golden age of cartography, from the 16th through to the 19th centuries, explores not only the embellishments on maps but also what they reveal about the world in which they were created.

2012. First edition, first printing. A fine, unmarked copy in a fine d/w. This copy presents as new.

The Art of the Map: An Illustrated History of Map Elements and Embellishments
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This atlas reference reproduces some pages from five centuries of atlas-making, accompanied by cartographic and historical commentary. The maps are taken from Birmingham Central Library, one of Britain's foremost historical atlas collections.

1997. Reprint. A near fine copy only marked by a previous owners details to the verso of the front free endpaper. The d/w is unclipped and very good.

The Atlas of Atlases - The Map Maker's Vision of the World: Atlases from the Cadbury Collection, Birmingham Central Library
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With the incredible archaeological discoveries that have reshaped our perspective on the past, this atlas, with its detailed and carefully researched maps, presents the new story of human evolution that these discoveries have revealed. By telling the human story... read more

2007. Reprint. A fine, unmarked copy in a near fine, unclipped d/w.

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On returning from Germany on 30 September 1938 after his agreement with Hitler on the carve-up of Czechoslovakia, Neville Chamberlain addressed the British crowds: 'My good friends... I believe it is peace for our time. We thank you f... read more

The Bell of Treason - The Czech Story of the 1938 Munich Agreement
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1977. First edition. A near fine copy with a previous owners bookplate to the front pastedown. The d/w is unclipped and also near fine.

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In 1789 the West Indian colony of San Domingo supplied two-thirds of the overseas trade of France. The entire structure of what was arguably the most profitable colony in the world rested on the labour of half a million s... read more

1994. Reprint. A paperback copy in very good condition.

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An exploration of Spanish culture in Spain and the Americas traces the social, political, and economic forces that created that culture.

1992. First edition, first printing. A near fine copy in a very good, unclipped d/w with some edge bumping.

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1981. Third printing. A fine copy.

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This new edition of the Dictionary of World History (formerly published under the Larousse imprint), contains within a single volume comprehensive coverage of the key figures and events of world history. Thoroughly revised and updated to reflect re... read more

Chambers, 2001. Reprint. A fine, unmarked copy that presents as new. In a fine d/w. A heavy book so additional postage may apply. Please enquire for an estimate. Scans available if required.

The Chambers Dictionary of World History
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Many of the recipes are for drinks, particularly of meads or metheglins, but the culinary material provides a remarkable conspectus of accepted practice among court circles in Restoration England, with extra details supplie... read more

1997. A fine copy in a near fine d/w with a very short tear to the base of the front panel.

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"Distinguished by an extraordinary empathy, a feeling of one's way into the minds of the sixteenth-century Spaniards and Indians . . . Provocative." -- New York Times "An extraordinary book. Combining rigorous historical research and profound analysis with stylis... read more

1970. First edition. A near fine copy only marked by a previous owners bookplate to the front pastedown. The d/w is unclipped and also near fine with light edge rubbing. Scans available if required.

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