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Moro: The Cookbook.

By: Clark, Sam & Sam.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Ebury Press.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005464

Condition: Fine


Hardback in light brown covers, in Fine condition.With dustwrapper, also in Fine condition. First edition, with b&w illustrations, with pp 237. The menu of the Moro restaurant explores the exotic flavours of the Mediterranean. This cookbook encompasses dishes that originated in Spain and the Muslim Mediterranean. As well as recipes it has details about the romance and tradition inherent in every dish. View more info

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Trials and Triumphs: The Gordons of Huntly in Sixteenth-Century Scotland.

By: Forbes, Anne L.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: John Donald, 2012. 9781906566524: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1877

ISBN: 1906566526

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in Very Good condition. First edition, ppx, 288. With b&w illustrations, maps and charts, postscripts, genealogies, appendices, notes, bibliography and index. With inserted errata slip. This book first traces the rise of the Gordons from minor magnates in Berwickshire to major players in the north and nationally. They reached their zenith in the person of George Gordon, 4th Earl of Huntly, during the sixteenth century. The rest of the book focuses on his family, with the parallel biographies of four of his sons and two of his daughters. Their very different stories illuminate the per... View more info

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A History of the Peninsular War Volume IX: Modern Studies of the War in Spain and Portugal, 1808-1814.

By: Griffith, Paddy.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Greenhill Books: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003920

ISBN: 185367348x

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light fading but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp 462, b&w illustrations, appendices, bibliography, index. View more info

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Court Life From Within.

By: HRH The Infanta Eulalia of Spain.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cassell and Company, Ltd.: 1915

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007395

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in purple cloth covers and gilt titles, some shelfwear and bumping to the spine, browning of the FEPs, otherwise in Very Good condition. No dustwrapper. First edition, with pp268, with a tissue-guarded photograph of HRH The Infanta Eulalia, eight b&w photogravures, with index. Recollections of HRH The Infanta Eulaia of Spain, presenting a true picture of Court Life. View more info

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Union of Crowns: The Forging of Europe's Most Independent State

By: Little, Crawford.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Neil Wilson Publishing: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005431

ISBN: 1903238390

Condition: As New


Hardcover in As New condition with As New dustwrapper. First edition, pp xvii, 364, index. Did the Scots really cower in the shadow of their powerful, aggressive English neighbour? This book reveals a very different picture. Scottish armies repeatedly invaded English-held territory, defying generations of Anglo-Norman kings, and it took many centuries to finally decide the fluid Border frontier. Sent homeward to think again ... ? The author spells out the financial and military factors that helped to ensure Scotland s independence from the time of the Romans in Britain through Saxon, Norse a... View more info

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Metals Make the World Go Round: the Supply and Circulation of Metals in Bronze Age Europe.

By: Pare, C.F.E.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Oxbow Books: 2000

Seller ID: 007426

ISBN: 1842170198

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback with a slight bump to the spine, otherwise in Near Fine condition. No dustwrapper, as issued. First edition, VERY SCARCE copy, with pp280, with b&w illustrations, diagrams, maps and index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. Contains bibliographic references. Bronze and the Bronze Age / Christopher Pare -- Circulation of copper in the early Bronze Age in mainland Greece : the lead isotope evidence from Lerna, Lithares and Tsoungiza / Maria Kayafa, Sophie Stos-Gale and Noel Gale -- Trade in m... View more info

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Stark's Guide-Book and History of Trinidad.

By: Stark, James H.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Self-Published, 1897.: 1897

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1905

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in illustrated green cloth covers, with gilt lettering on spine, some rubbing on spine and shelf wear, but otherwise in Very Good condition. Lacks four illustrations but additional illustrations present at rear that are not listed. No dustwrapper. First edition, SCARCE COPY, pp172, and an extra 44 pages of advertising and photographs. Frontispiece photograph of harbour of Port-of-Spain, tissue-guarded. This guide book of Trinidad includes a section on Tobago, Granada, and St. Vincent; also a trip up the Orinoco and a description of the great Venezuelan Pitch Lake. Counter Shelf. View more info

St Valery and its Aftermath: The Gordon Highlanders Captured in France in 1940.

By: Stewart Mitchell.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword Military: 2017

Seller ID: 005119

ISBN: 1473886589

Condition: New


Hardback new, with dust wrapper, New. First edition. With b&w illustrations and maps. With appendix: Gordon Highlanders Captured or killed in France in 1940. ppxvii, 238. During the German May 1940 offensive, the 51st (Highland) Division, including the 1st and 5th Battalions Gordon Highlanders, became separated from the British Expeditionary Force. After a heroic stand at St Valery-en-Caux the Division surrendered when fog thwarted efforts to evacuate them. Within days, scores of Gordons had escaped and were on the run through Nazi-occupied France. Many reached Britain after feats of great ... View more info

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Birds of Southern Spain and Gibraltar.

By: Tuke, Lieut.- Colonel A.J.S.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007472

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet with illustrated card covers, in Very Good condition. First edition, with b&w illustrations and drawings. With index to list of birds. A look at birds of Birds of Southern Spain and Gibraltar, by Lieut.- Colonel A.J.S.Tuke, Nature correspondent of the Gibraltar Chronicle 1950 - 1953. View more info

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Spanish Gardens: Their History, Types & Features.

By: Villiers - Stuart, C. M.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: B.T.Batsford: 1936

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 006171

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in blue illustrated covers, some shelf wear and fading, otherwise in Very Good condition, second edition. With colour and b&w illustrations. With dustwrapper, faded spine and front cover in Good condition, pp139. Spanish Gardens: Their History, Types & Features. View more info

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Through Bosnia and Herzegovina With a Paint Brush.

By: Whitwell, Mrs. E. R.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: William Dresser & Son, 1909.: 1909

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 3112

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers with gilt lettering on front and spine; with reading club label to front cover but no other markings internally and otherwise in Very Good condition. With frontispiece illustration called: A Street in Sarajevo' with fifteen tissue guarded illustrations. First edition, pp76.An illustrated travel account of a journey through Bosnia and Herzegovina, by the author of: 'Spain as we Found It' and 'Through Corsica with a Paint Brush'. S10. View more info