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Arlington Club and the Men Who Built It: Centennial Anniversary (SIGNED COPY.), Adams, William et al
1 Adams, William et al Arlington Club and the Men Who Built It: Centennial Anniversary (SIGNED COPY.)
Portland Oregon: The Arlington Club 1987 First Edition Hardback without Dust Wapper. Very Good Plus Illustrated with black-and-white plates. throughout text. 
Signed and inscribed on reverse of front endpaper by the Secretary and Members of the Club. 144pp. Quarter leather on linen boards, with gilt titles and the club monogram on front board. The Arlington Club is a private social club organized in 1867 by 35 business and banking leaders of Portland in the US state of Oregon. First called the Social Club and later renamed the Arlington Club, it offered its all-male members, most of whom were relatively wealthy and powerful, an exclusive place to socialize and discuss their interests. 623077 
Price: 40.50 GBP
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2 Anon Madame Tussaud's: The first two hundred years
Madame Tussaud's 1993 Large format Paperback Near Fine Illustrated with colour photographs 
575118 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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The National Union of Journalists: A Jubilee History 1907-1957, Bundock, Clement J
3 Bundock, Clement J The National Union of Journalists: A Jubilee History 1907-1957
Oxford University Press for the NUJ 1957 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Good 
Wrapper faded and worn at edges. 254pp including appendices and index. 500211 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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They Still Go Marching Onů: - A Celebration of COHSE's first 75 Years, Carpenter, Mick
4 Carpenter, Mick They Still Go Marching Onů: - A Celebration of COHSE's first 75 Years
Centurion Press 1985 Staple bound card covers Very Good or Better Illustrated in mono 
103378 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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The Cecils of Hatfield House., Cecil, David
5 Cecil, David The Cecils of Hatfield House.
Constable 1973 0094562105 / 9780094562103 First Edition thus Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Very Near Fine With colour plates, and mono illustrations throughout text 
A history of both house and family, divided into three parts, beginning with the founder and original builders, Queen Elizabeth's stalwart William Cecil, Lord Burleigh, and his son Robert, first Earl of Salisbury. The second part traces the history through the next 200 years, and the third covers the late Victorian and Edwardian periods when the 3rd Marquess, Prime Minister for 14 years and one of the greatest and most enigmatic statesmen of all time, was in the ascendant. The author, a direct descendant of William Cecil, the great Lord Burleigh, who built Hatfield, vividly portrays his ancestors, his family history, and that of the house itself. Bookplate on endpaper 110015 
Price: 13.50 GBP
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General Union: A Study of the National Union of General and Municipal Workers, Clegg HA
6 Clegg HA General Union: A Study of the National Union of General and Municipal Workers
Oxford: Basil Blackwell 1954 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper. Very Good 
Staining to bottom edges of boards, some shelf wear. The National Union of General and Municipal Workers was formed in 1924 by the amalgamation of the National Amalgamated Union of Labour, the National Union of General Workers and the Municipal Employees' Association. 500295 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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Charterhouse in London: Monastery, Mansion, Hospital, School., Davies, Gerald S
7 Davies, Gerald S Charterhouse in London: Monastery, Mansion, Hospital, School.
John Murray 1921 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs, drawings, maps, etc., etc. 
Some cover wear. Some foxing. 447pp including detailed appendices, bibliography and index 764007 
Price: 10.76 GBP
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A History Of The National Union Of Boot And Shoe Operatives 1874 - 1957, Fox, Alan
8 Fox, Alan A History Of The National Union Of Boot And Shoe Operatives 1874 - 1957
Basil Blackwell 1958 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good or better Good to Very Good Illustrated with black and white photographs 
684 pp including appendix and index. Wrapper has edge wear and some internal archive tape reinforcement. Corners bumped 500199 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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9 Hennessy, Elizabeth A History of Roehampton Club 1901 to 1986
Roehampton Club 1986 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Fine Illustrated with mono photos throughout text 
115422 
Price: 3.15 GBP
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Our Society's History, Higenbottam, S
10 Higenbottam, S Our Society's History
Manchester: Amalgamated Society of Woodworkers 1939 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper. Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Spine sun-darkened, normal shelf wear, but a very nice clean copy. The History of the unionisation of the woodworking trades. 348pp including 7 appendices and index. 117525 
Price: 17.96 GBP
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11 Higenbottam, S Our Society's History
Manchester: Amalgamated Society of Woodworkers 1939 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper. Good Plus Illustrated with black and white plates 
Some shelf wear. Corners bumped. Head of spine and cloth along hinges frayed. Spine sunned. The History of the unionisation of the woodworking trades. 348pp including 7 appendices and index. 500165 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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12 Hobsbawm,Eric, with Antonio Polito The New Century
Little, Brown & Company 2000 0316854298 / 9780316854290 Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Fine 
115791 
Price: 3.15 GBP
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13 Howe, Ellic and Harold E Waite The London Society of Compositors: A Centenary History
Cassell & Company 1948 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper. Very Good or better 
560pp including appendices and 3 indices. Including a chapter on the printing trade from 1476 to 1810 500080 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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14 Judge Anthony The First Fifty Years - The Story Of The Police Federation
The Police Federation 1968 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Good Plus Good black-and-white Frontispiece 
Wrapper has wear and tear Cover edges have two small bumps. 118309 
Price: 6.75 GBP
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Wesley Guild: The first hundred years, Leary, Rev. William
15 Leary, Rev. William Wesley Guild: The first hundred years
Liverpool: Mersey Mirror Ltd 1996 Paperback AS NEW 
64pp. 664026 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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16 Leary, Rev. William Wesley Guild: The first hundred years
Liverpool: Mersey Mirror Ltd 1996 Staple Bound Card Covers AS NEW 
64pp. 691223 
Price: 4.25 GBP
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17 Lees-Milne, James (edited by) The National Trust - A Record of Fifty Years Achievement
B. T. Batsford Ltd 1946 Hardback no Dust Wrapper Very Good Illustrated with colour frontispiece and mono plates 
With a foreword by G M Trevelyan, and contributions from Ivor Brown, Harry Batsford, Grahame Clark, G M Young et al. Corners and spine ends very slightly bumped; very slight foxing to page edges 116762 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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A History of the House of Lords, Longfors, Lord, with an introduction by Elizabeth Longfors
18 Longfors, Lord, with an introduction by Elizabeth Longfors A History of the House of Lords
Collins 1988 000217989X / 9780002179898 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated in black-and-white with art works. 
224pp including bibliography and index. The 950-year history of what is now an endangered species. 732028 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Handbook to the University of Oxford, Mallet, Sir Charles et al.
19 Mallet, Sir Charles et al. Handbook to the University of Oxford
Oxford University Press. 1961 Hardback without dust wrapper Very Good. Illustrated with black-and-white plates. 
pp. x, 480 including index. 656050 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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The National Trust : A record of fifty years' achievement, Milne, James
20 Milne, James The National Trust : A record of fifty years' achievement
B T Batsford Ltd 1948 Third Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Worn Illustrated with black and white photos 
Some overall wear. . Wrapper badly worn along edges and hinges. 608064 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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