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524pp. paperback: Very Good [text is age browned; else a nice crisp copy] A history of Britain in dictionary format covering Roman times to the present, including over 3, 000 entries, maps, tables, chronologies, etc.
Description: 359pp. paperback: Very Good [text is age browned; else VG] A blend of fact and fiction, originally published in 1954, in which the author, prolific English writer Daphne du Maurier (Lady Daphne Browning, 1907-1989), uses details of the life of her great great grandmother, Mary Anne Clarke, mistress of the Duke of York, Commander-in-Chief of the British Army during the Napoleonic Wars. Old-style Penguin cover illustration by Virgil Burnett. Read More
Edition: 1926 1st Am
Publisher: New York: Adelphi Co.
Description: 1926 1st Am. ed. 305pp. black cloth 8vo w/red titles & stamping: Good+ to near Very Good/no dj. A nice hard bound copy of this novel by the British Egyptologist Arthur Edward Pearse Brome Weigall (1880-1934). Read More