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Resistance and Control in Pakistan

By: Ahmed, Akbar S

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Routledge: 1991

Seller ID: 16628

ISBN: 0415057973

Condition: Good


Foreword to this edition by Francis Robinson. 207pp, softback covers. Some passages marked to the Foreword, otherwise internally clean and tight. Is Islamic fundamentalism to be understood purely in religious terms? The author is an administrator and anthropologist who places the dramatic story of the revolt of the Mullah of Waziristan in the context of similar movements in the Muslim world. View more info

The Story of the Isle of Man Vol.2 1406 to Modern Times

By: Airne, C W

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Norris: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11028

Condition: Very Good


Volume 2 has pp 82 - 184, from 1406 to after WWII, illustrated card covers with light crease to one corner. B + w illustrations. A few light spots of foxing to title page, otherwise clean. View more info

The Faith and Practice of Al Ghazali

By: Al Ghazali and Watt, W Montgomery

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Oneworld: 2000

Seller ID: 16634

ISBN: 1851680624

Condition: As New


Translated and with an Introduction by W Montgomery Watt. 176pp, illustrated softback covers. A very clean, tight, copy. The spiritual autobiography, and thoughts on the right conduct of life, of one of Islam's most influential early theologians and Sufi mystic who lived fron 1058 - 1111. View more info

A Concise History of Mexico

By: Alba, Victor

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cassell: 1973

Seller ID: 15803

ISBN: 0304292389

Condition: Very Good


217pp, complete illustrated dustjacket, a little rubbed to the top of the spine. Colour and b + w illustrations and maps. Internally very clean and Near Fine. View more info

A History of The American Revolution Britain and the Loss of The Thirteen Colonies

By: Alden, John R

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Macdonald: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15946

ISBN: 0356028364

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book of 541pp, plus Index. Dustjacket with two closed tears to the edges.B + w illustrations. Internally clean. The history of the loss of the American colonies from 1763 to 1789. View more info

Egypt To The End Of The Old Kingdom

By: Aldred, Cyril

Price: £6.50

Publisher: BCA: 1974

Seller ID: 4212

Condition: Very Good


143pp, complete dustjacket. 41 colour and 95 b + w illustrations. Flyleaf neatly removed, otherwise internally very clean. Part of the 'Library of Early Civilizations' series. View more info

Beowulf A Verse Translation

By: Alexander, Michael (Translator)

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1973

Seller ID: 16523

ISBN: 0140442685

Condition: Fine


Translated and with an Introduction by Michael Alexander. 176pp, including the Notes, family tree, Index etc. the paper browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers without creases. A very clean copy. A verse translation of Beowulf, and the Fight at Finsburgh. View more info

Roman Jet in the Yorkshire Museum

By: Allason-Jones, Lindsay

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Yorkshire Museum: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13567

ISBN: 0905807170

Condition: As New


Large format. 55pp, illustrated laminated softback covers. Colour and b + w illustrations. A very clean copy. An Introduction on the jet industry in Roman Britain and an illustrated catalogue of the jet in the Yorkshire Museum. View more info

Roman Jet in the Yorkshire Museum

By: Allason-Jones, Lindsay

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Yorkshire Museum: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13568

ISBN: 0905807170

Condition: As New


Large format. 55pp, illustrated laminated softback covers. Colour and b + w illustrations. A very clean copy. An Introduction on the jet industry in Roman Britain and an illustrated catalogue of the jet in the Yorkshire Museum. View more info

Roman Jet in the Yorkshire Museum

By: Allason-Jones, Lindsay

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Yorkshire Museum: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14353

ISBN: 0905807170

Condition: As New


Large format. 55pp, illustrated laminated softback covers. Colour and b + w illustrations. A very clean copy. An Introduction on the jet industry in Roman Britain and an illustrated catalogue of the jet in the Yorkshire Museum. View more info

Roman Jet in the Yorkshire Museum

By: Allason-Jones, Lindsay

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Yorkshire Museum: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14598

ISBN: 0905807170

Condition: As New


Large format. 55pp, illustrated laminated softback covers. Colour and b + w illustrations. A New copy. An Introduction on the jet industry in Roman Britain and an illustrated catalogue of the jet in the Yorkshire Museum. View more info

Roman Jet in the Yorkshire Museum

By: Allason-Jones, Lindsay

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Yorkshire Museum: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14597

ISBN: 0905807170

Condition: As New


Large format. 55pp, illustrated laminated softback covers. Colour and b + w illustrations. A New copy. An Introduction on the jet industry in Roman Britain and an illustrated catalogue of the jet in the Yorkshire Museum. View more info

The Dead Sea Scrolls

By: Allegro, John M

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Penguin: 1961

Seller ID: 15821

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition. 204p, the edges browning with age, illustrated softback covers with no creases. A very clean, tight, copy. The story of the discovery of the famous manuscripts, and their significance for students of the Bible. View more info

Francis Hayman

By: Allen, Brian

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Yale: 1987

Seller ID: 16729

ISBN: 0300039530

Condition: Fine


Large format. 196p, illustrated soft covers. Colour and black and white illustrations. A very clean copy. A study of an important painter of the mid eighteenth century, who was the teacher of Gainsborough and whose work included conversation pieces, history painting, book illustration and theatrical painting. Also includes the catalogue of the exhibition in 1987. View more info

The Search for the Picturesque Landscape Aesthetics and Tourism in Britain 1760 1800

By: Andrews, Malcolm

Price: £37.50

Publisher: Stanford University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16748

ISBN: 0804718342

Condition: Fine


A heavy book of 269pp, with colour illustrated laminated card covers. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. The influence of poetry and landscape painting, the Wordsworths etc, and a careful reconstruction of the actual tours taken by travellers in search of the picturesque in 18th century Britain, to the Wye Valley, the Lakes, North Wales, the Highlands etc. View more info

Thessalonike Museum

By: Andronicus, Manolis

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Athens, Ekdotike: 1982

Seller ID: 10141

ISBN: 9602130156

Condition: Fine


79pp, with laminated illustrated card covers. Many colour illustrations. A very clean copy. The finds from Olynthus, and the tomb of Philip of Macedonia at Vergina etc. View more info

Olympia the Archaeological Site and the Museum

By: Andronicus, Manolis

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Athens, Ekdotike: 1995

Seller ID: 10240

ISBN: 9602130466

Condition: Fine


80pp, with laminated illustrated card covers. Many colour illustrations. A clean copy. The finds from Olympia, the buildings and the history of the early Olympic Games View more info

Abraham Lincoln From His Own Words and Contemporary Accounts

By: Appleman, Roy Edgar (ed) and Lincoln, Abraham

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Unites States Information Service: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12688

Condition: Very Good


Large format. 44pp, softback covers. B + w maps and photographs. A couple of very light spots of foxing to Contents page, otherwise a very clean Near Fine copy. Produced to mark the 150th anniversary of Lincoln's birth. View more info

Selected Writings

By: Aquinas, Saint Thomas and D'Arcy, M C (ed)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dent: 1939

Seller ID: 13613

Condition: Very Good


Reprint of the Everyman edition, edited by M C D'Arcy. 287pp, blue cloth covered boards, a very little rubbed to edges. Internally very clean and Near Fine. Selections from the work of the great theologian. View more info

The Autobiography of Joseph Arch

By: Arch Joseph and O'Leary, John Gerard (ed)

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Macgibbon & Kee: 1966

Seller ID: 16034

Condition: Very Good


Preface by Frances Countess of Warwick. 147pp, complete dustjacket, a little darkened with age. Frontispiece portrait. A couple of small light spots of foxing to the foredge, otherwise a clean copy. The autobiography of the farm worker who became one of the key figures in Trade Unionism and later became an MP. View more info