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Barter Books Ltd

Barter Books Ltd

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One of the largest secondhand bookstores in Britain. Situated in a magnificent former railway station of Victorian grandeur with over 300,000 books in stock on 3 miles of shelves, Complete with the Station Buffet and miniature trains running round above the bookshelves. Described as 'The British Library od Secondhand Bookshops' by the 'New Statesman'.

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The Gateway of Scotland (Or East Lothian, Lammermoor and the Merse)

by Bradley, A G; Collins, A L

G+: in good condition plus without dust jacket with minor foxing of prelims and endpages. Head of spine bumped. 240mm x 160mm (9" x 6"). x; 452pp. 8 colour plates, 57 b/w line drawings. An Englishmen with a clear affinity for the south-eastern corner of Scotland, Bradley takes us on a journey from the border town of Berwick-on-Tweed, through Coldinghamshire, Tweedside and up the east coast of Scotland to East Lothian and Lauderdale. By his own admission, this is not a guide book but was rather ...


Local Records [Volume 2 1866]: Historical Register of Remarkable Events in Northumberland, Durham, Newcastle and Berwick Upon Tweed. 1800-1832 used book

Local Records [Volume 2 1866]: Historical Register of Remarkable Events in Northumberland, Durham, Newcastle and Berwick Upon Tweed. 1800-1832 more books like this

by Fordyce T; Sykes, John other copies of this book

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Edition: New Edition Binding: Green hardback cloth cover Publisher: T Fordyce, Newcastle upon Tyne Date published: 1866

Description: In worn condition without dust jacket. Loss to spine. Boards rubbed and marked. Some browning within. Pages untrimmed. 240mm x 160mm (9" x 6"). 415pp. Newcastle upon Tyne published history. read more

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The Trial of Queen Caroline in the House of Lords on Charges of Adulterous Intercourse. 2 Volume Set used book

The Trial of Queen Caroline in the House of Lords on Charges of Adulterous Intercourse. 2 Volume Set more books like this

by Caroline, Queen other copies of this book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Marbled board cover with half calf. Gilt back panels Publisher: Thomas Kelly, London Date published: 1821

Description: Worn condition. Covers rubbed & marked. Outer hinges cracking (one front board almost detached). Some distortion to Vol I spine edge. Loss to corners of pp.423-432. Some staining & foxing. Contents in G condition. 220mm x 130mm (9" x 5"). 664pp; 720pp. various b/w engravings. This unusual, contemporary two-volume set describes the famous trial of Queen Caroline, wife of George IV, on a charge of adultery. It is taken verbatim from the journals of the House of Lords, where the trial was held, ... read more

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History, Directory and Gazetteer of the Counties of Durham and Northumberland and the Towns and Counties of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne and Berwick-Upon-Tweed. Volume I used book

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by Parson, William; White, William other copies of this book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Leather cover Publisher: W White & Co, Newcastle upon Tyne Date published: 1827

Description: Cover worn and detached. Spine missing. Contents split from spine into several sections. Some scattered light foxing otherwise contents bright. 180mm x 100mm (7" x 4"). xii, 504pp. Volume I includes Histories and Directories of Newcastle, Durham and Northumberland and Directories of Berwick-upon-Tweed with Tweedmouth, Borough of Richmond, Yorkshire and Market Town of Yarm. read more

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The History of England. 3 Volume Set used book

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by Hume, David & Smollett, Tobias & Farr, Edward (Intro. By Rev.H. Stebbing) other copies of this book

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Edition: Reprint Binding: Half leather on board cover. Panelled spine Publisher: George Virtue, London Date published: [1850]

Description: Covers worn but sound. Volume I hinges weak-binding tight. Some foxing internally. Bookplate of previous owner on ep of all 3 volumes with inscriptions. 280mm x 180mm (11" x 7"). 918pp; 600pp; 864pp. b/w steel engravings. London published history. read more

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A Series of Picturesque Views of Seats [Vol 2] of the Noblemen & Gentlemen of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (Vol II) used book

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by Morris, Rev F O other copies of this book

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Edition: Reprint Binding: Brown hardback cloth cover with gilt decoration Publisher: William Mackenzie, London Date published: [1880]

Description: G-: in Good (minus) condition without dust jacket. Inner hinges cracked. Endpapers browned. 280mm x 230mm (11" x 9"). iv, 80pp. Illustrated frontispiece, title page and numerous chromolithogrphic plates. Frontis plate of Alnwick castle. read more

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Lawson's Tyneside Celebrities. Sketches of the Lives and Labours of Famous Men of the North used book

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by Lawson, William D other copies of this book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Brown decorative gilt hardback cloth cover with bevelled edges Publisher: Lawson, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Date published: 1873

Description: G: in Good condition without dust jacket. Cover rubbed. Some foxing. 190mm x 130mm (7" x 5"). 387pp. Several black and white illustrations. read more

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A Short History of the English People. 4 Volume Set used book

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by Green, John Richard other copies of this book

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Edition: Illustrated edition Binding: Red gilt-embellished hardback cloth cover Publisher: Macmillon, London Date published: 1907

Description: G: in good condition without dust jacket. Closed tears to some page edges. Occasional marginal ink spots. 155mm x 180mm (6" x 7"). 1906pp. Numerous colour and black and white plates; additional engravings in text. London published history. read more

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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. Volume V Only used book

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. Volume V Only more books like this

by Gibbon, Edward other copies of this book

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Edition: Reprint Binding: Fawn hardback cloth covers Publisher: Thomas Nelson & Peter Brown, Edinburgh Date published: 1831

Description: Worn condition. Cover rubbed. Spine missing. 230mm x 150mm (9" x 6"). vii; 428oo. The son of a country gentleman, Gibbon's first recorded instinct to write The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire was in 1764. By 1772, his father had left him the means to settle in London and devote himself to this great task. It was originally published in 5 volumes in 1776 (vol. I), 1781 (vols. I and II) and 1788 (vols. III-V). This is part of a 12 volume set. read more

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History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella the Catholic. 2 Volume Set used book

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by Prescott, William Hickling; Kirk, John Foster [Ed. ] other copies of this book

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Edition: New and Revised Edition Binding: Full leather/gilt cover Publisher: George Routledge and Sons Ltd, London Date published: n.d. [1893]

Description: VG: in very good condition with decorative banded spines and dentelles; marbled eps and edges. Cover lightly rubbed. Prize label on fep of volume I. 220mm x 140mm (9" x 6"). xxiv; 596pp; xi, 616pp. Engravings. Eton prize label in Latin dated 1893. read more

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