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Image for Recovering Scotland's Slavery Past  The Caribbean Connection

Recovering Scotland's Slavery Past The Caribbean Connection

By: Devine, T. M.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 2015

Seller ID: 33918


Stiff card wrappers, laminate peeling on foreedge of front wrapper and coming loose on front joint. Text clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 23.5 x 15.5 x 1.5 cm; 280 pages View more info

Image for The Abolition of the Atlantic Slave Trade  Origins and Effects in Europe, Africa and the Americas

The Abolition of the Atlantic Slave Trade Origins and Effects in Europe, Africa and the Americas

By: Eltis, David & James Walvin & Svend Green-Pederson

Price: £9.50

Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press: 1982

Seller ID: 33972


D/jkt has small 1cm tear near base of spine on front cover, very slightly age toned rear cover. Rust orange cloth boards, corners sharp, slight bumping to base of spine. Text clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 23.5 x 16 x 2.3 cm; 304 pages View more info

Image for MINERS AGAINST FASCISM - WALES AND THE SPANISH CIVIL WAR

MINERS AGAINST FASCISM - WALES AND THE SPANISH CIVIL WAR

By: Francis, Hywel

Price: £10.00

Publisher: L&W: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25745


Stiff card wrappers, worn at edges of covers and spine. Binding tight, text and plates unmarked throughout. Top edge a bit grubby and slightly foxed, fore edge slightly foxed, bottom edge a bit grubby. ; 8.35 X 5.43 X 0.87 inches; 304 pages View more info

Image for Empires at War  1911-1923

Empires at War 1911-1923

By: Gerwarth, Robert & Erez Manela

Price: £28.00

Publisher: OUP Oxford: 2014

Seller ID: 33885


Illustrated d/jkt, unmarked. Black cloth boards, gold gilt bright, corners sharp. Text clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; The Greater War; 24 x 16.5 x 2 cm; 304 pages View more info

Image for Africans in Britain

Africans in Britain

By: Killingray, David

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Routledge: 1994

Seller ID: 33926


D/jkt slightly bent along top of front cover. Black boards, gold gilt bright. Text clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; Special Issue of Immigrants & Minorities; 22 x 25.5 x 2 cm; 246 pages View more info

Image for Original Papers Illustrative of the Life and Writings of John Milton Including Sixteen Letters of State Written By Him

Original Papers Illustrative of the Life and Writings of John Milton Including Sixteen Letters of State Written By Him

By: Milton, John & William Douglas Hamilton (ed)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1859

Seller ID: 23703


VG-, grey decorative boards with gilt, a bit rubbed top & bottom spine & bumped along the edges & at the corners; text inside is clean & bright & some of the pages remain uncut. Milton as Secretary for Foreign Tongues to the Commonwealth. ; 8.8" x 7" x 0.25"; 140 pages View more info

Image for Doctors and Slaves  A Medical and Demographic History of Slavery in the British West Indies, 1680–1834

Doctors and Slaves A Medical and Demographic History of Slavery in the British West Indies, 1680–1834

By: Sheridan, Richard B.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1985

Seller ID: 33893


Publisher's cloth with lettering to front board & spine, lacks jacket, minor marks & stains to cloth, internally clean, no ownership names, tables & figures, frontis map. ; 13.4" x 9.4" x 0.4"; 420 pages View more info

Image for Black People in Britain, 1555-1833

Black People in Britain, 1555-1833

By: Shyllon, Folarin Olawale

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1977

Seller ID: 33983


Illustrated price clipped d/jkt, unmarked. Dark brown cloth boards, gold gilt, bumping to top and bottom of spine. Age-toned pages, no ownership markings, b&w plates, binding tight. ; 22 x 15 x 2.5 cm; 300 pages View more info

Image for London to Tokyo, by the Rt. Hon. Sir John Tilley ... with 13 Illustrations

London to Tokyo, by the Rt. Hon. Sir John Tilley ... with 13 Illustrations

By: Sir John Anthony Cecil Tilley

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, London New York Etc. Hutchinson & Co: 1942

Seller ID: 28935


Publisher's original green cloth, gilt lettering to spine, but gilt rather faded, short tear to spine cloth along joint, boards rubbed, leaves slightly darkened due to wartime paper restrictions, frontis portrait, photographic illustrations, binding firm, a good reading copy, scarce. ; 7" x 9"; 225 pages View more info

Image for The Forgotten Trade  Comprising the Log of the Daniel and Henry of 1700 and Accounts of the Slave Trade from the Minor Ports of England, 1698-1725

The Forgotten Trade Comprising the Log of the Daniel and Henry of 1700 and Accounts of the Slave Trade from the Minor Ports of England, 1698-1725

By: Tattersfield, Nigel & John Fowles

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape Ltd: 1991

Seller ID: 33929


Illustrated d/jkt, creased front joint of d/jkt. Blue boards, gold gilt bright, corners sharp. Slightly age-toned pages, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 24 x 16 x 4 cm; 460 pages View more info

Image for The Culture of English Antislavery, 1780-1860

The Culture of English Antislavery, 1780-1860

By: Turley, David

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Routledge: 1991

Seller ID: 33980


D/jkt has crease at bottom corner closest to spine on front cover. Black boards, silver gilt bright, corners sharp. No ownership markings, text clean, binding tight. ; 22 x 14.5 x 3 cm; 296 pages View more info

Image for Black Ivory Second Edition  Slavery in the British Empire

Black Ivory Second Edition Slavery in the British Empire

By: Walvin, James

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell: 2001

Seller ID: 33892


Illustrated stiff card wrappers, unmarked. Text clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 346 pages View more info

Image for Horrors of Slavery and Other Writings

Horrors of Slavery and Other Writings

By: Wedderburn, Robert & Iain McCalman

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 1992

Seller ID: 33943


Black boards with gilt lettering, no dust jacket, no ownership name, pages unmarked, binding tight. ; Early Black Writers; 160 pages View more info