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Image for The Michmash Chronicles:  Book ONE:  The Bearers of the Light, AD 406 - 533 -by James H Wardroper -a Signed Copy

The Michmash Chronicles: Book ONE: The Bearers of the Light, AD 406 - 533 -by James H Wardroper -a Signed Copy

By: Wardroper, James H (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Belleville, Ontario, Belleville, ON: Essence Publishing, 2010, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 159366

ISBN: 1554525063

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 6w x 9h inches, a near Fine copy, signed by Wardroper, 508 pages, b&w illustrations, ---"Jim Wardroper's Michmash Chronicles cover a wide sweep of history, beginning in the dying days of Roman Britain and continuing down through the centuries. Jim does more than bring the fascinating Michmash dynasty to life; he relentlessly reminds us that those who have gone before us have flourished in dark times and that the history of the church in Britain has compelling lessons of hope and encouragement to offer us today." - Ed Strauss, author of 20 Bible-based books a... View more info

Image for Canewdon:  The Bewitching History and Tales  (inc. Folklore; George Pickingale; Radar Sites; Canute; Village Houses; Foot and Mouth Disease; etc)( Rochford Area in Essex, England )

Canewdon: The Bewitching History and Tales (inc. Folklore; George Pickingale; Radar Sites; Canute; Village Houses; Foot and Mouth Disease; etc)( Rochford Area in Essex, England )

By: Webster, Sibyl M

Price: $59.33

Publisher: England, Rochford, Essex, UK: Rochford Printing Co. / Sibyl Webster, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing (assumed): 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158993

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------softcover, about 5.75 x 8.25 inches, a Very Good+ copy with just a wee bit of very light rubbing, 184 pages, b&w photos, local history and stories covering many subjects pertaining to the area with most offerings being quite short (one or two pages, maybe less than that), , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

T H White: The Age of Scandal: An Excursion Through a Minor Period / Folio Society Edition

By: White, T H ( Terence Hanbury White ) / Folio Society, Introduction By Reay Tannahill

Price: $13.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Folio Society, 1994, 1st Folio Edition, 2nd Printing t: 1994

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148603

ISBN: 0399105972

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, unread, no dustjacket as issued, in a lightly rubbed Near Fine slipcase, 240 pages, b&w illustrations, ---"Between the Classical and the Romantic movements...there existed this other age, which was one of peculiar flavour," writes T.H. White, author of the classic children's novel The Sword in the Stone and numerous other tales of Arthurian bravery. In The Age of Scandal, first published in 1950, White focuses on the period in late 18th-century England that followed the Age of Reason--a period characterized by dilettantism, material comfort, and ... View more info

Reflections, Ranges and Rosellas: Living History in the Ovens Valley -a Signed Copy ( Victoria, Australia Local History )

By: Williams, David (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Australia, Vermont South ( Australia ): David Williams, 1995, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 149464

ISBN: 0646259741

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------softcover, about 11 x 8.25 inches, a Very Good+ copy with some light rubbing, signed by Williams in the year of publication, 80 pages, packed with b&w illustrations as well as some colour, Williams offers his sketches of buildings, views, landscapes, flora, fauna and more of the Ovens valley area, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for In the Lion's Court:  Power, Ambition and Sudden Death in the Reign of King Henry VIII

In the Lion's Court: Power, Ambition and Sudden Death in the Reign of King Henry VIII

By: Wilson, Derek

Price: $15.77

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hutchinson, 2001, 1st edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147112

ISBN: 0091801184

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine price clipped dustjacket, lower corners are ever so slightly bumped, 580 pages, b&w illustrations, ---"The story of Henry VIII and his six wives is a well-known example of the caprice and violence that dominated that King’s reign. Now renowned historian Derek Wilson examines a set of relationships that more vividly illustrate just how dangerous life was in the court of the Tudor lion. He tells the interlocking stories of six men—all curiously enough named Thomas—whose ambitions and principles brought them face to face with violent... View more info

Image for What They Didn't Teach You About the Wild West -by mike Wright (inc. Cowboys, Railroads; Gold Fever; Wyatt Earp and Friends; Buffalo Soldiers; Native Americans; Cattle Barons, etc)

What They Didn't Teach You About the Wild West -by mike Wright (inc. Cowboys, Railroads; Gold Fever; Wyatt Earp and Friends; Buffalo Soldiers; Native Americans; Cattle Barons, etc)

By: Wright, Mike

Price: $15.77

Publisher: Novato, California, Novato, CA: Presidio Books, 2000, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164275

ISBN: 0891416900

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine example, in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, 370 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for Phantom Terror: The Threat of Revolution and the Repression of Liberty, 1789 - 1848 by Adam Zamoyski

Phantom Terror: The Threat of Revolution and the Repression of Liberty, 1789 - 1848 by Adam Zamoyski

By: Zamoyski, Adam

Price: $21.05

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: William Collins, 2014, 1st First Printing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158753

ISBN: 0007282761

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, about 6.25 x 9.5 inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, gently bumped rear corners, 569 pages, colour and b&w illustrations, ---"A magnificent and timely examination of an age of fear, subversion, suppression and espionage, Adam Zamoyski explores the attempts of the governments of Europe to police the world in a struggle against obscure forces, seemingly dedicated to the overthrow of civilisation. The French Revolution and the blood-curdling violence it engendered terrified the ruling and propertied classes of Europe. Unable to grasp how such horrors c... View more info

Image for FORGOTTEN EMPRESS:  The Empress of Ireland Story -by David Zeni (inc. The Building, the [ Dr ] Crippen Curse; the Sinking; Memoirs, Passenger Manifest, Deck Plans ( fold-outs ), etc)

FORGOTTEN EMPRESS: The Empress of Ireland Story -by David Zeni (inc. The Building, the [ Dr ] Crippen Curse; the Sinking; Memoirs, Passenger Manifest, Deck Plans ( fold-outs ), etc)

By: Zeni, David ( Passenger Manifest By Geoffrey E Whitfield )( Deck Plans By Ian Kinder )

Price: $46.13

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB: Goose Lane Editions, 1998, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160835

ISBN: 0864922485

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 9.5w x 9h inches, a Near Fine example, in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a bit of light rubbing predominately at tips, 223 pages, b&w and colour photos and images, fold-out deck plans are intact, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for El-Ahwat, a Fortified Site from the Early Iron Age Near Nahal 'Iron, Israel: Excavations 1993 - 2000 / Culture and History of the Ancient Near East Series, Volume 24 ( Archaeology )

El-Ahwat, a Fortified Site from the Early Iron Age Near Nahal 'Iron, Israel: Excavations 1993 - 2000 / Culture and History of the Ancient Near East Series, Volume 24 ( Archaeology )

By: Zertal, Adam (ed.) Shay Bar; Ron Be'eri; Dror Ben-Yosef; Baruch Brandl; Oren Cohen; David Eitam; Jack Green; Nirit Lavie-Alon; Omri Lernau; Henk K Mienis; Michal Oren-Paskal; Amit Romano; Haim Winter; Yuval Winter

Price: $98.93

Publisher: Germany / USA, Leiden, Germany / Boston, MA: Brill, 2012, 1st edition, First Printing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160429

ISBN: 9004176454

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, 485 pages, b&w photos and illustrations, contents include: Preface by Helzer; Intro by Zertal; History of the Excavations, the Staff, and the Methodology ---The Site — General Data; Plan And Fortifications; Stratigraphy And Chronology; Area A — The City Gate (A1), The “Approach” (A2), And The Upper Terrace (A3); Area B — A Sounding In The Western City Wall; Area C1 — The Residential Quarter; Area C2; Area D— The Central Quarter; Area E1 — A Sounding In The Southern Quarter; Area F — Soundings In The For... View more info

Image for Remembering Muscle Beach: Where Hard Bodies Began--Photographs and Memories ( Santa Monica, CA - Body Builders Including Jack LaLanne, John Grimek; Vic Tanny; Joe Gold [of Gold's Gym ]; and Harold Zinkin [ the 1st Mr California ], Physical Fitness )

Remembering Muscle Beach: Where Hard Bodies Began--Photographs and Memories ( Santa Monica, CA - Body Builders Including Jack LaLanne, John Grimek; Vic Tanny; Joe Gold [of Gold's Gym ]; and Harold Zinkin [ the 1st Mr California ], Physical Fitness )

By: Zinkin, Harold with Bonnie Hearn ( Related - Jack LaLanne, John Grimek; Vic Tanny; Joe Gold [of Gold's Gym ]; and Harold Zinkin [ the 1st Mr California ])

Price: $46.13

Publisher: Santa Monica, California, Santa Monica, CA: ACP - Angel City Press, 1999, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163041

ISBN: 1883318017

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, about 9.25w x 9.25h inches, a near Fine example, in a Near Fine dustjacket, 127 pages, b&w photos throughout, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info